Period
to 19 October 2021

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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 140 125 63
Rank change year-on-year -15 -62 +46
Permanent jobs citing Banking 113 36 282
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.03% 1.39% 4.36%
As % of the General category 3.94% 3.09% 8.43%
Number of salaries quoted 58 18 207
10th Percentile £37,350 £39,950 £33,050
25th Percentile £38,428 £42,500 £41,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £49,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +22.45% -10.91% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £51,000 £71,000
90th Percentile £91,528 £55,625 £80,198
North West median annual salary £55,000 £49,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +12.24% -10.91% +4.76%

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 2,865 1,166 3,344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 51.43% 44.95% 51.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,968 977 2,601
10th Percentile £30,500 £32,400 £26,250
25th Percentile £38,000 £38,750 £35,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £66,000 £63,750 £58,750
90th Percentile £82,238 £75,000 £71,250
North West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Manchester

Banking
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Banking in Manchester

Banking
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Banking in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

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 19 October 2021. 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
Oldham - 7 - - 5
Stockport - 3 £59,000 -
Cheadle - 3 - -
Banking
North West

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, 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 60 (53.10%) Finance
2 49 (43.36%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (35.40%) Retail
4 30 (26.55%) DevOps
4 30 (26.55%) Social Skills
5 21 (18.58%) Coaching
6 20 (17.70%) Software Engineering
7 18 (15.93%) Azure
7 18 (15.93%) AWS
8 16 (14.16%) Mainframe
9 15 (13.27%) Windows
9 15 (13.27%) Test Automation
9 15 (13.27%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 14 (12.39%) SQL
11 13 (11.50%) DBS Check
12 12 (10.62%) Mentoring
12 12 (10.62%) Docker
13 11 (9.73%) Public Cloud
13 11 (9.73%) JavaScript
13 11 (9.73%) SQL Server
13 11 (9.73%) Web Services
14 10 (8.85%) Java
14 10 (8.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 10 (8.85%) Kubernetes
14 10 (8.85%) Microservices
14 10 (8.85%) GCP
14 10 (8.85%) Cybersecurity
15 9 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (7.96%) Analytics
15 9 (7.96%) Influencing Skills

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 5 (4.42%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.54%) Apache
2 4 (3.54%) Confluence
2 4 (3.54%) SAS
3 3 (2.65%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.88%) CICS
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.93%) AWS
1 18 (15.93%) Azure
2 10 (8.85%) GCP
3 7 (6.19%) Serverless
4 4 (3.54%) Collibra
4 4 (3.54%) GitHub
5 3 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.65%) Power Platform
6 2 (1.77%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.77%) SaaS
7 1 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.88%) Azure Sentinel
7 1 (0.88%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.96%) Internet
2 8 (7.08%) Firewall
2 8 (7.08%) SMS
3 7 (6.19%) Network Security
4 4 (3.54%) Wireless
5 3 (2.65%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (2.65%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (2.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (2.65%) LAN
5 3 (2.65%) NetScaler
5 3 (2.65%) SD-WAN
5 3 (2.65%) WAN
6 2 (1.77%) DMZ
6 2 (1.77%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.42%) DB2
2 5 (4.42%) Hadoop
2 5 (4.42%) Metadata
2 5 (4.42%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.54%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (3.54%) Big Data
3 4 (3.54%) DataStage
3 4 (3.54%) HBase
3 4 (3.54%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.65%) Power BI
4 3 (2.65%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.65%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.65%) Tableau
5 2 (1.77%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.77%) Maltego
5 2 (1.77%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 8 (7.08%) Jenkins
2 7 (6.19%) GitLab
3 6 (5.31%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.31%) IBM UrbanCode
3 6 (5.31%) JIRA
3 6 (5.31%) Selenium
4 4 (3.54%) Appium
4 4 (3.54%) HP UFT
4 4 (3.54%) Maven
4 4 (3.54%) Postman
5 3 (2.65%) Ant
6 1 (0.88%) CircleCI
6 1 (0.88%) Cypress.io
6 1 (0.88%) Gradle
6 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 60 (53.10%) Finance
2 40 (35.40%) Retail
3 30 (26.55%) Social Skills
4 15 (13.27%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 9 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (7.96%) Influencing Skills
6 8 (7.08%) Public Sector
7 7 (6.19%) Automotive
8 5 (4.42%) Police
9 4 (3.54%) Presentation Skills
9 4 (3.54%) Retail Banking
10 3 (2.65%) Games
10 3 (2.65%) Investment Banking
10 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
11 2 (1.77%) Back Office
11 2 (1.77%) Documentation Skills
11 2 (1.77%) Front Office
11 2 (1.77%) Law
11 2 (1.77%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.88%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 24 (21.24%) Architect
2 14 (12.39%) Analyst
3 10 (8.85%) Developer
4 8 (7.08%) AWS Architect
4 8 (7.08%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (6.19%) AWS Solutions Architect
5 7 (6.19%) Software Engineer
6 5 (4.42%) Security Architect
6 5 (4.42%) Test Manager
7 4 (3.54%) Data Analyst
7 4 (3.54%) IT Support
7 4 (3.54%) Quality Engineer
7 4 (3.54%) Security Analyst
7 4 (3.54%) Technical Leader
7 4 (3.54%) Technical Support
8 3 (2.65%) Applications Support
8 3 (2.65%) Business Analyst
8 3 (2.65%) Network Architect
8 3 (2.65%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (2.65%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.73%) Web Services
2 6 (5.31%) Apache Flex
2 6 (5.31%) Kafka
2 6 (5.31%) React
2 6 (5.31%) REST
3 5 (4.42%) .NET
3 5 (4.42%) AngularJS
4 4 (3.54%) CSS
4 4 (3.54%) HTML
4 4 (3.54%) Spring
5 3 (2.65%) Node.js
5 3 (2.65%) WCF
5 3 (2.65%) WPF
6 2 (1.77%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.77%) ODBC
6 2 (1.77%) Redux
6 2 (1.77%) RESTful
6 2 (1.77%) YAML
7 1 (0.88%) DOM
7 1 (0.88%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.16%) Mainframe
2 11 (9.73%) Public Cloud
3 8 (7.08%) Cloud Native
4 5 (4.42%) Online Banking
4 5 (4.42%) Smart Meter
5 4 (3.54%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.77%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 2 (1.77%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.77%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.77%) Robotics
6 2 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.77%) User Experience
6 2 (1.77%) Wiki
7 1 (0.88%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.88%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.88%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.88%) Legacy Applications
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.27%) Windows
2 7 (6.19%) AIX
3 3 (2.65%) Android
3 3 (2.65%) Linux
3 3 (2.65%) Unix
4 2 (1.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (43.36%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (26.55%) DevOps
3 21 (18.58%) Coaching
4 20 (17.70%) Software Engineering
5 15 (13.27%) Test Automation
6 12 (10.62%) Mentoring
7 10 (8.85%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (8.85%) Microservices
8 9 (7.96%) Analytics
8 9 (7.96%) Collaborative Working
9 8 (7.08%) API Testing
9 8 (7.08%) Customer Engagement
10 7 (6.19%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 7 (6.19%) Data Engineering
10 7 (6.19%) Data Science
10 7 (6.19%) Fintech
10 7 (6.19%) Information Security
10 7 (6.19%) Presales
10 7 (6.19%) Vulnerability Management
10 7 (6.19%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.39%) SQL
2 11 (9.73%) JavaScript
3 10 (8.85%) Java
4 9 (7.96%) Python
5 4 (3.54%) C#
5 4 (3.54%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.77%) Java 11
6 2 (1.77%) Kotlin
6 2 (1.77%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.77%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.88%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.88%) C
7 1 (0.88%) COBOL
7 1 (0.88%) Go
7 1 (0.88%) Java 8
7 1 (0.88%) R
7 1 (0.88%) Ruby
7 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (11.50%) DBS Check
2 7 (6.19%) AWS Certification
2 7 (6.19%) Degree
3 5 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.65%) CCNA
5 3 (2.65%) CISSP
5 3 (2.65%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.65%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.77%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (1.77%) CCSP
6 2 (1.77%) OSCP
7 1 (0.88%) CISA
7 1 (0.88%) CISM
7 1 (0.88%) CRISC
7 1 (0.88%) HNC
7 1 (0.88%) HND
7 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.88%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (7.96%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (4.42%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 5 (4.42%) Data Quality
3 5 (4.42%) GDPR
3 5 (4.42%) NIST
4 4 (3.54%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.77%) QA
6 1 (0.88%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.88%) PMO
6 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (10.62%) Docker
2 7 (6.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (8.85%) Kubernetes
2 6 (5.31%) Istio
3 3 (2.65%) Terraform
4 1 (0.88%) Ansible
4 1 (0.88%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.88%) Nagios
4 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.88%) Puppet
4 1 (0.88%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (7.96%) IBM
2 8 (7.08%) Cognizant
2 8 (7.08%) Oracle
3 5 (4.42%) F5
3 5 (4.42%) Google
3 5 (4.42%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.42%) Teradata
4 4 (3.54%) Ab Initio
5 3 (2.65%) Cisco
5 3 (2.65%) Citrix
6 2 (1.77%) Splunk
7 1 (0.88%) Adobe
7 1 (0.88%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.88%) Cognos
7 1 (0.88%) DataFlux
7 1 (0.88%) Dynatrace
7 1 (0.88%) Pega
7 1 (0.88%) VMware