Period
to 16 October 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 16 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 62 111 113
Rank change year-on-year +49 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Banking 278 213 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.27% 2.93% 2.71%
As % of the General category 12.53% 7.29% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 205 100 141
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,200 £31,800 £24,000
90th Percentile £80,198 £88,875 £100,000
North West median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% +8.05%

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 Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,218 2,920 3,216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 34.07% 40.13% 41.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,663 2,280 2,516
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,350 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £66,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Manchester

Banking
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Banking in Manchester

Banking
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Manchester over the 6 months to 16 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Banking in Manchester

Banking
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 16 October 2019. 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
Stockport - 53 £47,500 -
Oldham -3 5 £40,000 -
Altrincham - 4 £23,750 -
Cheadle - 2 £55,000 -
Banking
North West

For the 6 months to 16 October 2019, IT jobs citing 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Banking.

1 144 (51.80%) Finance
2 143 (51.44%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (32.01%) Software Engineering
4 84 (30.22%) DevOps
5 75 (26.98%) Retail
6 70 (25.18%) Coaching
7 57 (20.50%) Continuous Integration
8 53 (19.06%) JIRA
8 53 (19.06%) Scrum
9 47 (16.91%) SQL
10 46 (16.55%) JavaScript
10 46 (16.55%) Mentoring
10 46 (16.55%) SDLC
11 43 (15.47%) Confluence
12 41 (14.75%) C#
12 41 (14.75%) Kanban
13 39 (14.03%) .NET
14 37 (13.31%) SQL Server
15 36 (12.95%) Problem-Solving
16 33 (11.87%) Java
16 33 (11.87%) VBA
17 32 (11.51%) ASP.NET
18 31 (11.15%) TDD
18 31 (11.15%) Microservices
19 30 (10.79%) Test Automation
19 30 (10.79%) AWS
19 30 (10.79%) Data Warehouse
19 30 (10.79%) IBM
20 29 (10.43%) ETL
20 29 (10.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 43 (15.47%) Confluence
2 5 (1.80%) Apache Solr
3 4 (1.44%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.36%) CMS
4 1 (0.36%) SAS
4 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (2.88%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (2.88%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (1.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.08%) Figma
3 3 (1.08%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.08%) Sketch
4 1 (0.36%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 10 (3.60%) SAP CO
1 10 (3.60%) SAP FI
1 10 (3.60%) SAP FI/CO
1 10 (3.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.80%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.72%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.72%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (10.79%) AWS
2 21 (7.55%) Azure
3 16 (5.76%) Heroku
4 10 (3.60%) GitHub
5 6 (2.16%) Office 365
6 3 (1.08%) npm
7 2 (0.72%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.19%) Firewall
2 5 (1.80%) Calico
3 4 (1.44%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (1.44%) Wireless
4 3 (1.08%) Broadband
5 2 (0.72%) ATM
5 2 (0.72%) Network Security
6 1 (0.36%) FTP
6 1 (0.36%) GoToMeeting
6 1 (0.36%) IPsec
6 1 (0.36%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.36%) LAN
6 1 (0.36%) Skype
6 1 (0.36%) SSL
6 1 (0.36%) VoIP
6 1 (0.36%) WAN
6 1 (0.36%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (13.31%) SQL Server
2 30 (10.79%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (10.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (10.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (10.07%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (2.52%) SAP HANA
6 6 (2.16%) Big Data
6 6 (2.16%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.80%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.80%) MySQL
7 5 (1.80%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.36%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.36%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (0.36%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.36%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 53 (19.06%) JIRA
2 29 (10.43%) Git (software)
3 28 (10.07%) IBM UrbanCode
4 24 (8.63%) GitLab
4 24 (8.63%) Jenkins
5 21 (7.55%) Selenium
6 6 (2.16%) Ant
6 6 (2.16%) Maven
7 3 (1.08%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.72%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.72%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.72%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.72%) Subversion
8 2 (0.72%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.72%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.36%) Gradle
9 1 (0.36%) Grunt
9 1 (0.36%) gulp
9 1 (0.36%) JMeter
9 1 (0.36%) JUnit
General
1 144 (51.80%) Finance
2 75 (26.98%) Retail
3 17 (6.12%) Telecoms
4 16 (5.76%) Manufacturing
5 10 (3.60%) Retail Banking
6 8 (2.88%) Legal
7 7 (2.52%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (2.52%) Public Sector
8 5 (1.80%) Back Office
8 5 (1.80%) Games
9 4 (1.44%) Billing
9 4 (1.44%) Marketing
10 1 (0.36%) Electronics
10 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.36%) Law
Job Titles
1 73 (26.26%) Software Engineer
2 28 (10.07%) Quality Engineer
3 26 (9.35%) Consultant
4 23 (8.27%) Developer
5 19 (6.83%) Analyst
6 16 (5.76%) Architect
6 16 (5.76%) DevSecOps Consultant
7 13 (4.68%) Software Developer
8 10 (3.60%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (3.60%) SAP CO Consultant
8 10 (3.60%) SAP Consultant
8 10 (3.60%) SAP FI Consultant
8 10 (3.60%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 10 (3.60%) Support Engineer
9 9 (3.24%) Product Owner
9 9 (3.24%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 8 (2.88%) Cybersecurity Specialist
10 8 (2.88%) Enterprise Architect
10 8 (2.88%) Security Specialist
10 8 (2.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (14.03%) .NET
2 32 (11.51%) ASP.NET
3 29 (10.43%) WCF
4 28 (10.07%) Apache Flex
4 28 (10.07%) WPF
5 16 (5.76%) Django
5 16 (5.76%) Dropwizard
6 15 (5.40%) React
6 15 (5.40%) Spring
7 13 (4.68%) Node.js
8 12 (4.32%) RESTful
9 10 (3.60%) HTML
10 9 (3.24%) CSS
11 8 (2.88%) AngularJS
11 8 (2.88%) Spring Boot
11 8 (2.88%) Swagger
12 5 (1.80%) Web Services
12 5 (1.80%) XML
13 4 (1.44%) HTML5
14 3 (1.08%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.27%) User Experience
3 10 (3.60%) FMCG
4 9 (3.24%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.88%) Cyberattack
6 7 (2.52%) Robotics
7 5 (1.80%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.80%) IVR
8 4 (1.44%) Cloud Native
8 4 (1.44%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.44%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.44%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (1.44%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.08%) Life Science
9 3 (1.08%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.08%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.72%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.36%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.32%) Windows
2 5 (1.80%) AIX
2 5 (1.80%) Linux
2 5 (1.80%) Unix
3 4 (1.44%) Windows 10
3 4 (1.44%) Windows 7
3 4 (1.44%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.36%) Android
4 1 (0.36%) VME
4 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (51.44%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (32.01%) Software Engineering
3 84 (30.22%) DevOps
4 70 (25.18%) Coaching
5 57 (20.50%) Continuous Integration
6 53 (19.06%) Scrum
7 46 (16.55%) Mentoring
7 46 (16.55%) SDLC
8 41 (14.75%) Kanban
9 36 (12.95%) Problem-Solving
10 31 (11.15%) Microservices
10 31 (11.15%) TDD
11 30 (10.79%) Test Automation
12 29 (10.43%) ETL
13 26 (9.35%) BDD
13 26 (9.35%) Information Security
13 26 (9.35%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (7.55%) ITIL
15 20 (7.19%) Continuous Improvement
15 20 (7.19%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 47 (16.91%) SQL
2 46 (16.55%) JavaScript
3 41 (14.75%) C#
4 33 (11.87%) Java
4 33 (11.87%) VBA
5 28 (10.07%) T-SQL
6 8 (2.88%) VB
7 7 (2.52%) PHP
7 7 (2.52%) Python
8 6 (2.16%) C
9 5 (1.80%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.80%) VB6
10 4 (1.44%) C++
10 4 (1.44%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.72%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.36%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (8.63%) Degree
2 12 (4.32%) DBS Check
3 8 (2.88%) CISSP
4 5 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.44%) CISA
5 4 (1.44%) CISM
5 4 (1.44%) SANS
5 4 (1.44%) SSCP
6 3 (1.08%) ISEB
6 3 (1.08%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.72%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.27%) QA
2 8 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.80%) GDPR
4 4 (1.44%) NIST
5 2 (0.72%) PSD2
System Software
1 28 (10.07%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 11 (3.96%) Docker
3 4 (1.44%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.36%) RACF
4 1 (0.36%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 28 (10.07%) Tivoli
2 17 (6.12%) Terraform
3 16 (5.76%) Puppet
4 11 (3.96%) Kubernetes
5 5 (1.80%) Istio
6 3 (1.08%) CA Service Virtualization
7 2 (0.72%) MIIS
7 2 (0.72%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.36%) Ansible
8 1 (0.36%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 1 (0.36%) PingFederate
8 1 (0.36%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 30 (10.79%) IBM
2 26 (9.35%) Salesforce.com
3 18 (6.47%) Microsoft
4 11 (3.96%) SAP
5 6 (2.16%) FIS
5 6 (2.16%) WorldPay
6 5 (1.80%) AppDynamics
6 5 (1.80%) New Relic
6 5 (1.80%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.80%) Splunk
7 4 (1.44%) CA
7 4 (1.44%) Oracle
7 4 (1.44%) Zscaler
8 3 (1.08%) Pega
8 3 (1.08%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.72%) Genesys
10 1 (0.36%) Adobe
10 1 (0.36%) Cisco
10 1 (0.36%) Google
10 1 (0.36%) NetIQ