The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retail Banking
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank - 154 150
Permanent jobs citing Retail Banking 0 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire - 0.27% 0.33%
As % of the General category - 0.61% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 5
Median salary - £56,250 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.17%  
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £44,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.55% -11.00%  

Retail 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 871 1140 918
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 39.47% 44.32% 38.28%
Number of salaries quoted 732 899 709
Median salary £46,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.15% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail Banking in Hertfordshire

Retail Banking
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Retail Banking in Hertfordshire

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Retail 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (33.33%) PMP
3 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Software Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Software Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Payments Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) SAP