Period
to 8 April 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail Banking over the 6 months to 8 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retail Banking
UK > England
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 751 726 723
Rank change year-on-year -25 -3 +66
Permanent jobs citing Retail Banking 188 356 493
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.26% 0.30%
As % of the General category 0.44% 0.63% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 139 266 372
Median annual salary £61,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.38% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £43,125 £36,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £107,500 £95,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +4.35%

Retail 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 England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 43,207 56,384 72,379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.47% 40.77% 43.34%
Number of salaries quoted 33,018 43,007 56,960
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +7.84% +2.00%
10th Percentile £31,696 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,250 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.09% +10.00% -

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Retail Banking as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Retail Banking in England

Retail Banking
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Retail Banking in England.

Salary trend for Retail Banking in England

Retail Banking
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Retail Banking in England over the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Retail Banking in England

Retail Banking
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail Banking within the England region over the 6 months to 8 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -24 137 £65,500 -9.66% 12
North of England +58 36 £55,000 -4.35% 1
Yorkshire +61 20 £55,000 -
South East +62 13 £61,500 -20.65%
North East +12 10 - -
North West +6 6 £90,000 +56.52% 1
Midlands +44 2 £51,250 -6.82%
West Midlands +47 1 £67,500 -20.59%
East Midlands +16 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Retail Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, IT jobs citing Retail Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 162 (86.17%) Banking
2 108 (57.45%) Finance
3 77 (40.96%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (19.68%) DevOps
5 35 (18.62%) Waterfall
6 32 (17.02%) Scrum
6 32 (17.02%) Java
6 32 (17.02%) JIRA
6 32 (17.02%) Fintech
7 26 (13.83%) SQL
8 25 (13.30%) Test Automation
8 25 (13.30%) Confluence
9 24 (12.77%) C#
9 24 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 23 (12.23%) AWS
11 22 (11.70%) Risk Management
11 22 (11.70%) JavaScript
12 21 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
13 20 (10.64%) Jenkins
13 20 (10.64%) Git (software)
13 20 (10.64%) Kanban
14 19 (10.11%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (10.11%) Python
14 19 (10.11%) Internet
15 18 (9.57%) Azure
16 17 (9.04%) Microservices
16 17 (9.04%) Microsoft
16 17 (9.04%) .NET
16 17 (9.04%) Business Analysis
17 16 (8.51%) Software Engineering

Retail Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 25 (13.30%) Confluence
2 6 (3.19%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.13%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (2.13%) Mule
3 4 (2.13%) SAS
3 4 (2.13%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.60%) Jetty
4 3 (1.60%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.06%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.53%) Anypoint
6 1 (0.53%) Apache
6 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.53%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.66%) Temenos T24
2 3 (1.60%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 23 (12.23%) AWS
2 18 (9.57%) Azure
3 14 (7.45%) GitHub
4 7 (3.72%) IaaS
4 7 (3.72%) PaaS
5 4 (2.13%) Adobe Analytics
5 4 (2.13%) GCP
6 3 (1.60%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.60%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.06%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.06%) BlazeMeter
7 2 (1.06%) Office 365
7 2 (1.06%) Sauce Labs
7 2 (1.06%) Serverless
7 2 (1.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.53%) Amazon Cognito
8 1 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.11%) Internet
2 3 (1.60%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.79%) Big Data
2 5 (2.66%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.60%) BigQuery
3 3 (1.60%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.06%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.53%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.53%) Impala
5 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.53%) MySQL
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 32 (17.02%) JIRA
2 20 (10.64%) Git (software)
2 20 (10.64%) Jenkins
3 12 (6.38%) Maven
4 9 (4.79%) Selenium
5 8 (4.26%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (3.19%) SonarQube
7 4 (2.13%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.13%) Mockito
7 4 (2.13%) webpack
8 3 (1.60%) Appium
8 3 (1.60%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.60%) Burp Suite
8 3 (1.60%) fastlane
8 3 (1.60%) Gatling
8 3 (1.60%) HP UFT
8 3 (1.60%) JMeter
8 3 (1.60%) JUnit
9 2 (1.06%) GitLab
9 2 (1.06%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 162 (86.17%) Banking
2 108 (57.45%) Finance
3 15 (7.98%) Retail
4 9 (4.79%) Billing
5 5 (2.66%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.13%) Advertising
7 3 (1.60%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.60%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.06%) Front Office
8 2 (1.06%) Legal
8 2 (1.06%) Marketing
8 2 (1.06%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.53%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 43 (22.87%) Analyst
2 34 (18.09%) Developer
3 33 (17.55%) Business Analyst
4 14 (7.45%) Project Manager
5 11 (5.85%) Architect
5 11 (5.85%) Senior Developer
6 10 (5.32%) Information Assurance Specialist
6 10 (5.32%) Information Security Specialist
6 10 (5.32%) Information Specialist
6 10 (5.32%) Security Specialist
6 10 (5.32%) Software Engineer
7 9 (4.79%) Banking Analyst
7 9 (4.79%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (3.72%) Mortgage Business Analyst
8 7 (3.72%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
8 7 (3.72%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (3.72%) Test Leader
9 6 (3.19%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (3.19%) Qualitative Analyst
9 6 (3.19%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.04%) .NET
2 16 (8.51%) HTML
2 16 (8.51%) React
3 14 (7.45%) AngularJS
4 13 (6.91%) RESTful
5 12 (6.38%) REST
6 11 (5.85%) CSS
7 10 (5.32%) Node.js
7 10 (5.32%) Spring
7 10 (5.32%) Spring Boot
8 9 (4.79%) Web Services
9 8 (4.26%) ASP.NET
9 8 (4.26%) jQuery
9 8 (4.26%) Kafka
10 7 (3.72%) SOAP
11 6 (3.19%) JSON
11 6 (3.19%) Redux
12 5 (2.66%) Hibernate
12 5 (2.66%) Vue.js
13 4 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.91%) Online Banking
3 11 (5.85%) User Experience
4 7 (3.72%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (3.72%) Mainframe
4 7 (3.72%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.19%) Credit Risk
6 5 (2.66%) Virtual Team
7 4 (2.13%) Equities
7 4 (2.13%) Exotic Derivative
7 4 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.13%) Hedge funds
7 4 (2.13%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.13%) Market Risk
8 3 (1.60%) FMCG
8 3 (1.60%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Licensing
9 2 (1.06%) Social Media
10 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.53%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.98%) Windows
2 8 (4.26%) Linux
3 7 (3.72%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.19%) Unix
5 3 (1.60%) Android
5 3 (1.60%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.60%) Kali Linux
6 2 (1.06%) CoreOS
6 2 (1.06%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.06%) zOS
7 1 (0.53%) Debian
7 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (40.96%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (19.68%) DevOps
3 35 (18.62%) Waterfall
4 32 (17.02%) Fintech
4 32 (17.02%) Scrum
5 25 (13.30%) Test Automation
6 24 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (11.70%) Risk Management
8 20 (10.64%) Kanban
9 19 (10.11%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (9.04%) Business Analysis
10 17 (9.04%) Microservices
11 16 (8.51%) SDLC
11 16 (8.51%) Software Engineering
12 14 (7.45%) Test Scripting
12 14 (7.45%) Thought Leadership
13 13 (6.91%) Analytics
13 13 (6.91%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (6.38%) Problem-Solving
15 11 (5.85%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 32 (17.02%) Java
2 26 (13.83%) SQL
3 24 (12.77%) C#
4 22 (11.70%) JavaScript
5 19 (10.11%) Python
6 7 (3.72%) Java 8
7 6 (3.19%) R
8 5 (2.66%) C
8 5 (2.66%) Kotlin
8 5 (2.66%) PHP
9 4 (2.13%) C++
9 4 (2.13%) MATLAB
9 4 (2.13%) PHP 7
10 3 (1.60%) Apple Swift
10 3 (1.60%) Ruby
10 3 (1.60%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.06%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.06%) Go
11 2 (1.06%) Scala
12 1 (0.53%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 8 (4.26%) PhD
2 7 (3.72%) Degree
3 4 (2.13%) Master's Degree
4 3 (1.60%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 3 (1.60%) CEH
4 3 (1.60%) CISA
4 3 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.60%) CISM
4 3 (1.60%) MCSE
4 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.60%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 3 (1.60%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 2 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.06%) MCP
6 1 (0.53%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.53%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.66%) EMIR
1 5 (2.66%) MiFID
2 4 (2.13%) Dodd-Frank
2 4 (2.13%) QA
3 3 (1.60%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.60%) PSD2
3 3 (1.60%) SEPA
4 1 (0.53%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.53%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 5 (2.66%) Docker
2 2 (1.06%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.06%) XenApp
2 2 (1.06%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (4.79%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.66%) Terraform
3 4 (2.13%) Ansible
3 4 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.60%) Nessus
4 3 (1.60%) Puppet
5 2 (1.06%) CA Service Virtualization
5 2 (1.06%) HP ALM
5 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.06%) Rancher
5 2 (1.06%) SCCM
6 1 (0.53%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 17 (9.04%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.32%) TOWER Software
3 7 (3.72%) IBM
3 7 (3.72%) Unisys
4 6 (3.19%) Cognizant
5 5 (2.66%) Google
5 5 (2.66%) Temenos
6 4 (2.13%) Adobe
6 4 (2.13%) AppDynamics
6 4 (2.13%) FIS
6 4 (2.13%) Splunk
7 3 (1.60%) Apple
7 3 (1.60%) Cassiopae
7 3 (1.60%) Fiserv
7 3 (1.60%) HP
7 3 (1.60%) White Clarke
7 3 (1.60%) Zend
8 2 (1.06%) CA
8 2 (1.06%) Citrix
8 2 (1.06%) Salesforce.com