Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 35 38
Rank change year-on-year +16 +3 +34
Permanent jobs citing Banking 87 89 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 8.81% 6.86% 5.11%
As % of the General category 18.05% 22.14% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 62 22 32
Merseyside median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +10.09% +9.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £48,875 £28,075
90th Percentile £64,750 £65,000 £70,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 Merseyside with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 482 402 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 48.83% 30.97% 35.78%
Number of salaries quoted 348 235 253
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,750 £24,800
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £70,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -1.23% +1.25%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Merseyside

Banking
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Banking in Merseyside

Banking
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Merseyside over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Banking in Merseyside

Banking
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Liverpool +12 86 £50,000 -16.67% 2
Bootle - 1 £30,000 -
Banking
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Banking.

1 79 (90.80%) Finance
2 39 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (41.38%) MVC
3 36 (41.38%) HTML
3 36 (41.38%) JavaScript
3 36 (41.38%) PHP
3 36 (41.38%) CSS
3 36 (41.38%) SOAP
3 36 (41.38%) MySQL
3 36 (41.38%) Software Engineering
3 36 (41.38%) HTML5
3 36 (41.38%) REST
3 36 (41.38%) CSS3
4 35 (40.23%) Laravel
4 35 (40.23%) WebDriver
4 35 (40.23%) Functional Testing
4 35 (40.23%) Selenium IDE
4 35 (40.23%) API Development
4 35 (40.23%) TDD
4 35 (40.23%) Selenium
4 35 (40.23%) Zend
4 35 (40.23%) CakePHP
5 27 (31.03%) ITIL
6 25 (28.74%) Windows
7 23 (26.44%) PowerShell
8 21 (24.14%) Project Management
9 18 (20.69%) Data Centre
9 18 (20.69%) Proactive Monitoring
9 18 (20.69%) Windows Server
10 16 (18.39%) Infrastructure Management

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 3 (3.45%) Confluence
1 3 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.15%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.49%) IaaS
1 10 (11.49%) PaaS
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.49%) SAN
2 2 (2.30%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (2.30%) Firewall
2 2 (2.30%) Network Security
3 1 (1.15%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (41.38%) MySQL
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (40.23%) Selenium
1 35 (40.23%) Selenium IDE
1 35 (40.23%) WebDriver
2 8 (9.20%) JIRA
General
1 79 (90.80%) Finance
2 14 (16.09%) Investment Banking
3 5 (5.75%) Advertising
4 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.15%) Front Office
4 1 (1.15%) Law
4 1 (1.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (42.53%) Developer
2 35 (40.23%) MySQL Developer
2 35 (40.23%) PHP Developer
2 35 (40.23%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 27 (31.03%) Agile Developer
4 8 (9.20%) Active Directory Engineer
4 8 (9.20%) Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) Exchange Engineer
4 8 (9.20%) Lead Developer
4 8 (9.20%) Lead PHP Developer
4 8 (9.20%) Messaging Engineer
4 8 (9.20%) Server Engineer
4 8 (9.20%) Windows Engineer
4 8 (9.20%) Windows Server Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Administrator
5 6 (6.90%) HPUX Administrator
6 5 (5.75%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 5 (5.75%) Systems Support Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (41.38%) CSS
1 36 (41.38%) CSS3
1 36 (41.38%) HTML
1 36 (41.38%) HTML5
1 36 (41.38%) REST
1 36 (41.38%) SOAP
2 35 (40.23%) CakePHP
2 35 (40.23%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.45%) Wiki
4 2 (2.30%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.30%) iPad
5 1 (1.15%) CMDB
5 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.15%) Derivative
5 1 (1.15%) Equities
5 1 (1.15%) Eurex
5 1 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (28.74%) Windows
2 18 (20.69%) Windows Server
3 7 (8.05%) HPUX
3 7 (8.05%) Unix
4 2 (2.30%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (41.38%) MVC
2 36 (41.38%) Software Engineering
3 35 (40.23%) API Development
3 35 (40.23%) Functional Testing
3 35 (40.23%) TDD
4 27 (31.03%) ITIL
5 21 (24.14%) Project Management
6 18 (20.69%) Proactive Monitoring
7 16 (18.39%) Infrastructure Management
8 15 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (10.34%) ITIL V3
10 7 (8.05%) Runbook
10 7 (8.05%) Server Hardening
11 6 (6.90%) Change Management
12 5 (5.75%) Mentoring
12 5 (5.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 5 (5.75%) Systems Analysis
13 4 (4.60%) Service Delivery
13 4 (4.60%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (41.38%) JavaScript
1 36 (41.38%) PHP
2 23 (26.44%) PowerShell
3 9 (10.34%) SQL
4 7 (8.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (3.45%) Degree
2 2 (2.30%) CCNP
2 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.30%) ISEB
2 2 (2.30%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) FATCA
2 1 (1.15%) GDPR
2 1 (1.15%) MiFID
System Software
1 16 (18.39%) XenApp
2 12 (13.79%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (18.39%) Nagios
1 16 (18.39%) SCOM
2 15 (17.24%) EdgeSight
3 3 (3.45%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 35 (40.23%) Zend
2 12 (13.79%) HP
3 9 (10.34%) Citrix
4 7 (8.05%) 3PAR
4 7 (8.05%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.75%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.30%) Cisco
7 1 (1.15%) Avaya
7 1 (1.15%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.15%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.15%) Tableau
7 1 (1.15%) Verint