Period
to 24 January 2018

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 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retail Banking
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 706 571
Rank change year-on-year +510 -135 -4
Permanent jobs citing Retail Banking 2,862 487 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.75% 0.29% 0.45%
As % of the General category 4.10% 0.69% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 304 388 690
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.64% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £98,875 £120,750 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%

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 69,862 70,874 86,500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.84% 42.38% 44.72%
Number of salaries quoted 53,693 57,843 70,723
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail Banking in England

Retail Banking
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Retail Banking in England

Retail Banking
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail Banking in England over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

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 24 January 2018. 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 +419 2,701 £65,000 -10.34% 42
North of England +28 75 £50,000 - 14
North West +47 61 £48,000 -30.18% 7
Midlands +3 36 £70,000 +21.74% 5
East Midlands +17 29 £77,500 +14.81% 4
South East +20 27 £52,500 -27.59% 5
East of England +6 15 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Yorkshire +26 13 £58,500 +23.16% 5
West Midlands -26 7 £62,500 +13.64% 1
South West -8 4 £47,250 +6.18% 5
North East - 1 - - 2
Retail Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, 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 2,806 (98.04%) Banking
2 2,736 (95.60%) Finance
3 2,512 (87.77%) Investment Banking
4 2,496 (87.21%) Wealth Management
5 2,472 (86.37%) Asset Management
6 1,096 (38.29%) Java
7 1,065 (37.21%) Analytical Skills
8 907 (31.69%) Agile Software Development
9 839 (29.32%) SDLC
10 623 (21.77%) Project Management
11 563 (19.67%) Front Office
12 504 (17.61%) Oracle
13 501 (17.51%) Unix
14 450 (15.72%) SQL
15 419 (14.64%) Degree
16 406 (14.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 391 (13.66%) Business Analysis
18 363 (12.68%) Derivative
19 361 (12.61%) Scrum
20 341 (11.91%) Multithreading
21 327 (11.43%) Analytics
22 324 (11.32%) Linux
23 295 (10.31%) Equities
24 293 (10.24%) QA
25 281 (9.82%) Low Latency
26 279 (9.75%) Risk Management
27 278 (9.71%) Windows
28 271 (9.47%) Computer Science
29 255 (8.91%) Software Engineering
30 246 (8.60%) OO

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
1 137 (4.79%) Tomcat
2 109 (3.81%) Apache
3 75 (2.62%) Elasticsearch
4 65 (2.27%) Skype for Business
5 50 (1.75%) MS Exchange
6 42 (1.47%) Confluence
7 38 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 33 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
9 31 (1.08%) WebSphere
10 27 (0.94%) IIS
11 26 (0.91%) SAS
12 24 (0.84%) Apache Spark
12 24 (0.84%) Apache Synapse
12 24 (0.84%) DataSynapse
13 17 (0.59%) SharePoint
14 15 (0.52%) JBoss
15 12 (0.42%) CMS
15 12 (0.42%) Documentum
16 5 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
17 3 (0.10%) WebLogic
Applications
1 132 (4.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 82 (2.87%) Microsoft Office
3 75 (2.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (0.38%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.21%) InVision
6 5 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.035%) SPSS
8 1 (0.035%) Weka
Business Applications
1 34 (1.19%) ION MarketView
2 26 (0.91%) Actimize
3 8 (0.28%) Temenos T24
4 7 (0.24%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.070%) Finacle
5 2 (0.070%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.070%) Oracle FAH
5 2 (0.070%) Summit
6 1 (0.035%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (0.035%) Oracle AML
6 1 (0.035%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 52 (1.82%) GitHub
2 38 (1.33%) IaaS
3 20 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (0.38%) npm
6 7 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
7 6 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 5 (0.17%) IBM Blueworks
9 4 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.070%) PaaS
10 2 (0.070%) SaaS
11 1 (0.035%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.035%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.035%) Boomi
11 1 (0.035%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.035%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.035%) Office 365
11 1 (0.035%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 64 (2.24%) Skype
2 37 (1.29%) HTTP
3 35 (1.22%) SSL
3 35 (1.22%) TCP/IP
4 34 (1.19%) Firewall
5 14 (0.49%) Unified Communications
6 8 (0.28%) Internet
7 5 (0.17%) Wireless
8 4 (0.14%) NFC
9 2 (0.070%) ATM
9 2 (0.070%) Bluetooth
9 2 (0.070%) DNS
9 2 (0.070%) MPLS
9 2 (0.070%) VPLS
10 1 (0.035%) LAN
10 1 (0.035%) SAN
10 1 (0.035%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
2 152 (5.31%) SQL Server
3 118 (4.12%) Relational Database
4 105 (3.67%) Oracle Database
5 97 (3.39%) Big Data
6 70 (2.45%) Apache Cassandra
7 63 (2.20%) KDB
8 57 (1.99%) Hadoop
9 53 (1.85%) OLAP
10 50 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
11 49 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
11 49 (1.71%) NoSQL
11 49 (1.71%) RDBMS
12 48 (1.68%) Oracle OLAP
13 44 (1.54%) Kdb+
14 36 (1.26%) Neo4j
15 35 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 35 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 34 (1.19%) Hazelcast
17 31 (1.08%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 192 (6.71%) JIRA
2 162 (5.66%) Maven
3 136 (4.75%) TeamCity
4 121 (4.23%) Subversion
5 115 (4.02%) Git (software)
6 79 (2.76%) JUnit
7 70 (2.45%) Jenkins
8 69 (2.41%) Cucumber
9 50 (1.75%) Visual Studio
10 37 (1.29%) Gradle
11 28 (0.98%) Selenium
12 27 (0.94%) Sonatype Nexus
13 25 (0.87%) Mockito
14 24 (0.84%) GCC
15 15 (0.52%) Toad
16 14 (0.49%) JIRA Agile
16 14 (0.49%) ScriptRunner
17 13 (0.45%) Ant
18 12 (0.42%) JBehave
18 12 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2,806 (98.04%) Banking
2 2,736 (95.60%) Finance
3 2,512 (87.77%) Investment Banking
4 563 (19.67%) Front Office
5 106 (3.70%) Legal
6 91 (3.18%) Financial Institution
7 65 (2.27%) Retail
8 53 (1.85%) Corporate Banking
9 50 (1.75%) Back Office
10 38 (1.33%) Private Banking
11 37 (1.29%) Publishing
12 25 (0.87%) Marketing
13 24 (0.84%) German Language
14 19 (0.66%) Law
15 16 (0.56%) General Ledger
16 14 (0.49%) Multimedia
16 14 (0.49%) Telecoms
17 8 (0.28%) Electronics
18 6 (0.21%) Spanish Language
19 5 (0.17%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 637 (22.26%) Developer
2 497 (17.37%) Analyst
3 396 (13.84%) Business Analyst
4 312 (10.90%) Java Developer
5 200 (6.99%) Senior Developer
6 166 (5.80%) Software Engineer
7 136 (4.75%) IT Analyst
8 135 (4.72%) Architect
9 125 (4.37%) Project Manager
10 124 (4.33%) IT Manager
11 105 (3.67%) Technical Leader
12 98 (3.42%) Senior Java Developer
12 98 (3.42%) Support Analyst
13 93 (3.25%) IT Engineer
14 80 (2.80%) Business IT Analyst
14 80 (2.80%) IT Business Analyst
14 80 (2.80%) IT Support
14 80 (2.80%) Service Analyst
15 78 (2.73%) Service Manager
16 71 (2.48%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (6.15%) .NET
2 169 (5.90%) Spring
3 162 (5.66%) REST
4 136 (4.75%) Web Services
5 113 (3.95%) AngularJS
6 111 (3.88%) HTML
7 89 (3.11%) HTML5
8 88 (3.07%) FIX Protocol
9 84 (2.94%) XML
10 78 (2.73%) RESTful
10 78 (2.73%) Spring MVC
11 76 (2.66%) JSON
12 71 (2.48%) J2EE
13 65 (2.27%) Hibernate
14 59 (2.06%) Spring Boot
15 50 (1.75%) Kafka
16 47 (1.64%) CSS
17 46 (1.61%) .NET Framework
18 42 (1.47%) Middleware
18 42 (1.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1,065 (37.21%) Analytical Skills
2 406 (14.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 363 (12.68%) Derivative
4 295 (10.31%) Equities
5 271 (9.47%) Computer Science
6 196 (6.85%) User Experience
7 195 (6.81%) Management Information System
8 184 (6.43%) Enterprise Software
9 160 (5.59%) Fixed Income
10 148 (5.17%) Reference Data
11 116 (4.05%) Credit Risk
12 113 (3.95%) Equity Derivative
13 107 (3.74%) Data Structures
14 105 (3.67%) Algorithms
15 63 (2.20%) Virtual Team
16 61 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
17 50 (1.75%) Blackberry
18 38 (1.33%) Market Risk
19 36 (1.26%) N-Tier
20 33 (1.15%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 501 (17.51%) Unix
2 324 (11.32%) Linux
3 278 (9.71%) Windows
4 78 (2.73%) Windows Server
5 53 (1.85%) Android
6 50 (1.75%) Solaris
7 48 (1.68%) Apple iOS
8 44 (1.54%) Windows 7
9 38 (1.33%) Mac OS X
9 38 (1.33%) Windows 10
10 33 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 32 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
11 32 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.24%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.070%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.035%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,496 (87.21%) Wealth Management
2 2,472 (86.37%) Asset Management
3 907 (31.69%) Agile Software Development
4 839 (29.32%) SDLC
5 623 (21.77%) Project Management
6 391 (13.66%) Business Analysis
7 361 (12.61%) Scrum
8 341 (11.91%) Multithreading
9 327 (11.43%) Analytics
10 281 (9.82%) Low Latency
11 279 (9.75%) Risk Management
12 255 (8.91%) Software Engineering
13 246 (8.60%) OO
14 238 (8.32%) Test Automation
15 231 (8.07%) BDD
16 219 (7.65%) Software Delivery
17 188 (6.57%) Continuous Integration
18 178 (6.22%) OOD
19 169 (5.90%) Continuous Improvement
20 164 (5.73%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 1,096 (38.29%) Java
2 450 (15.72%) SQL
3 199 (6.95%) C#
4 164 (5.73%) JavaScript
5 163 (5.70%) PL/SQL
6 156 (5.45%) Python
7 147 (5.14%) C++
8 142 (4.96%) Shell Script
9 127 (4.44%) R
10 118 (4.12%) Perl
11 66 (2.31%) PowerShell
12 35 (1.22%) VB
13 34 (1.19%) C
14 30 (1.05%) VB.NET
15 29 (1.01%) MATLAB
16 24 (0.84%) VBScript
17 20 (0.70%) Groovy
18 15 (0.52%) Scala
18 15 (0.52%) T-SQL
19 14 (0.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 419 (14.64%) Degree
2 182 (6.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 73 (2.55%) MCSE
3 73 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 58 (2.03%) Citrix Certification
5 49 (1.71%) Master's Degree
6 38 (1.33%) CCA
7 34 (1.19%) PMP
8 32 (1.12%) CISM
8 32 (1.12%) CISSP
8 32 (1.12%) PMI Certification
9 30 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 25 (0.87%) CBAP
11 23 (0.80%) Numerate Degree
12 20 (0.70%) CCEA
12 20 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
13 15 (0.52%) ISEB
14 14 (0.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 14 (0.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 12 (0.42%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 293 (10.24%) QA
2 82 (2.87%) Data Quality
3 43 (1.50%) PMO
4 33 (1.15%) Basel III
5 22 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 21 (0.73%) MiFID
7 19 (0.66%) IFRS
7 19 (0.66%) IFRS 9
8 18 (0.63%) Dodd-Frank
8 18 (0.63%) EMIR
9 11 (0.38%) PSD2
10 6 (0.21%) GDPR
11 5 (0.17%) SLA
12 4 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 3 (0.10%) SEPA
14 2 (0.070%) PCI DSS
15 1 (0.035%) COBIT
System Software
1 69 (2.41%) XenApp
1 69 (2.41%) XenDesktop
2 64 (2.24%) Active Directory
3 48 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (1.08%) Hyper-V
4 31 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
4 31 (1.08%) vSphere
4 31 (1.08%) XenServer
5 20 (0.70%) Virtual Desktop
6 17 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (0.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 38 (1.33%) AirWatch
1 38 (1.33%) SCCM
2 24 (0.84%) PowerBroker
3 17 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
4 14 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (0.45%) Puppet
6 3 (0.10%) Ansible
6 3 (0.10%) Kibana
7 1 (0.035%) Control-M
7 1 (0.035%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 504 (17.61%) Oracle
2 172 (6.01%) Microsoft
3 145 (5.07%) Murex
4 106 (3.70%) ION Trading
5 100 (3.49%) Sybase
6 87 (3.04%) VMware
7 82 (2.87%) Tableau
8 69 (2.41%) Citrix
9 58 (2.03%) ServiceNow
10 54 (1.89%) SAP
11 43 (1.50%) Informatica
11 43 (1.50%) MicroStrategy
12 38 (1.33%) Apple
12 38 (1.33%) Ivanti
12 38 (1.33%) McAfee
13 33 (1.15%) Red Hat
14 29 (1.01%) Splunk
15 25 (0.87%) CA
16 24 (0.84%) GoldenSource
17 19 (0.66%) LexisNexis