Period
to 18 December 2017

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 6 months to 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 36 49
Rank change year-on-year -7 +13 -22
Permanent jobs citing Banking 16 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 4.01% 3.94% 3.35%
As % of the General category 12.50% 11.34% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 13
Chester median annual salary £60,000 £23,250 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +158.06% -67.93% +56.76%
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +53.85% -38.10% +10.53%

Banking is in the General Skills category. The following 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.

All General Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 128 97 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 32.08% 34.77% 33.71%
Number of salaries quoted 104 68 109
Chester median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,950 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £66,000 £71,750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -6.02% -2.35%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

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 18 December 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 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (25.00%) People Management
4 4 (25.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 4 (25.00%) PROC SQL
4 4 (25.00%) Visual Analytics
4 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (25.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 4 (25.00%) ProC
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) SAS
4 4 (25.00%) SAS Macro
4 4 (25.00%) Base SAS
4 4 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 4 (25.00%) Analytics
5 3 (18.75%) TSYS
5 3 (18.75%) Project Governance
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 2 (12.50%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (12.50%) HP
6 2 (12.50%) PMI
6 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
6 2 (12.50%) CISM

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 4 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (6.25%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Assets
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Base SAS
1 4 (25.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 4 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 4 (25.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) ProC
2 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
2 1 (6.25%) jMock
2 1 (6.25%) Mockito
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (6.25%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) SAS Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Senior SAS Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Banking Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Finance Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Finance Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Coordinator
5 1 (6.25%) Copywriter
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Copywriter
5 1 (6.25%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) PMO Manager
5 1 (6.25%) PMO Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) J2EE
1 1 (6.25%) JAX-WS
1 1 (6.25%) JSON
1 1 (6.25%) RESTful
1 1 (6.25%) SOAP
1 1 (6.25%) Spring
1 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) PMI
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (25.00%) Analytics
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (25.00%) People Management
2 4 (25.00%) Visual Analytics
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Project Governance
4 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Security Management
5 1 (6.25%) Internal Audit
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source Development
5 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
5 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) PROC SQL
1 4 (25.00%) SAS Macro
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) CISM
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
3 1 (6.25%) ACCA
3 1 (6.25%) CIMA
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PMO
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) TSYS
2 2 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) SAP