The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 35 29
Rank change year-on-year +10 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Banking 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.70% 0.54% 1.56%
As % of the General category 10.00% 1.49% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -19.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

Banking is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 40 67 76
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 27.03% 36.02% 39.58%
Number of salaries quoted 37 60 49
Median salary £38,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.92% -18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £24,100 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester citing Banking as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Chester

Banking
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Banking in Chester.

Salary trend for Banking in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Banking.

1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Web 2.0
3 1 (16.67%) Online Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) JAX-WS
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) SAS
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Automation Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Data Insight Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Insight Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Insight Data Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE Software Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) JAX-WS
1 1 (16.67%) JDBC
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) WSDL
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (16.67%) Online Banking
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
1 1 (16.67%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
1 1 (16.67%) DevOps
1 1 (16.67%) Information Security
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) OO
1 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
1 1 (16.67%) SDLC
1 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle