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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
North West / Merseyside
Rank 47 14 42
Rank change year-on-year -33 +28  
Permanent jobs citing Banking 19 62 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 3.41% 12.68% 3.47%
As % of the General category 10.56% 28.31% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 10
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £87,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 180 219 195
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 32.26% 44.79% 39.80%
Number of salaries quoted 147 155 157
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -24 19 £45,000 -25.00%
Banking
North West

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 54 (87.10%) Finance
2 31 (50.00%) ITIL
2 31 (50.00%) Windows
3 27 (43.55%) Microsoft
3 27 (43.55%) Windows Server
4 24 (38.71%) PowerShell
5 22 (35.48%) Microsoft Azure
6 21 (33.87%) SQL Server
7 19 (30.65%) Linux
7 19 (30.65%) Data Centre
8 17 (27.42%) ITIL V3
9 16 (25.81%) PRINCE2
10 15 (24.19%) Degree
10 15 (24.19%) Hyper-V
11 14 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (20.97%) IT Strategy
13 12 (19.35%) DevOps
13 12 (19.35%) Hybrid Cloud
13 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (17.74%) Management Information System
14 11 (17.74%) IIS
14 11 (17.74%) SQL
14 11 (17.74%) Apache
14 11 (17.74%) Tomcat
14 11 (17.74%) SAN
14 11 (17.74%) Private Cloud
14 11 (17.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 10 (16.13%) Line Management
15 10 (16.13%) HPUX
16 8 (12.90%) NetBackup

Banking
Top Related 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 11 (17.74%) Apache
1 11 (17.74%) IIS
1 11 (17.74%) Tomcat
2 6 (9.68%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (9.68%) JBoss
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.68%) MS Office
3 4 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 22 (35.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (11.29%) Office 365
3 6 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (9.68%) IaaS
3 6 (9.68%) PaaS
3 6 (9.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) SAN
2 7 (11.29%) DNS
3 6 (9.68%) DHCP
3 6 (9.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (33.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.84%) QlikView
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) JIRA
General
1 54 (87.10%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (8.06%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.84%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (20.97%) Windows Engineer
2 9 (14.52%) Analyst
2 9 (14.52%) Server Engineer
2 9 (14.52%) Windows Server Engineer
3 8 (12.90%) Banking Analyst
4 7 (11.29%) Architect
4 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (11.29%) IT Manager
4 7 (11.29%) IT Programme Manager
4 7 (11.29%) Programme Manager
5 6 (9.68%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (9.68%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Developer
6 5 (8.06%) PHP Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Team Leader
7 4 (6.45%) Applications Support
7 4 (6.45%) Support Team Leader
7 4 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) Middleware
2 5 (8.06%) LAMP
2 5 (8.06%) Node.js
2 5 (8.06%) RESTful
3 2 (3.23%) JSP
4 1 (1.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.65%) Data Centre
2 14 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (19.35%) Hybrid Cloud
4 11 (17.74%) Management Information System
4 11 (17.74%) Private Cloud
5 6 (9.68%) Public Cloud
5 6 (9.68%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (8.06%) Hedge funds
7 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (50.00%) Windows
2 27 (43.55%) Windows Server
3 19 (30.65%) Linux
4 11 (17.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (16.13%) HPUX
6 4 (6.45%) Unix
7 3 (4.84%) CentOS
7 3 (4.84%) Fedora
7 3 (4.84%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.00%) ITIL
2 17 (27.42%) ITIL V3
3 16 (25.81%) PRINCE2
4 13 (20.97%) IT Strategy
5 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (19.35%) DevOps
6 10 (16.13%) Line Management
7 7 (11.29%) Converged Infrastructure
7 7 (11.29%) Operations Management
7 7 (11.29%) Programme Management
7 7 (11.29%) Project Management
8 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.68%) Business Transformation
8 6 (9.68%) Identity Management
8 6 (9.68%) Load Balancing
8 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
8 6 (9.68%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (9.68%) TOGAF
8 6 (9.68%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.71%) PowerShell
2 11 (17.74%) SQL
3 5 (8.06%) PHP
4 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.84%) Bourne shell
4 3 (4.84%) C++
4 3 (4.84%) Java
4 3 (4.84%) Korn
4 3 (4.84%) Perl
4 3 (4.84%) Python
4 3 (4.84%) Ruby
4 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.61%) C
5 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) Degree
2 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (9.68%) CCNA
3 6 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (9.68%) EMC Certification
3 6 (9.68%) MCSE
3 6 (9.68%) PMP
4 3 (4.84%) CISA
4 3 (4.84%) CISM
4 3 (4.84%) CISSP
4 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.61%) ACCA
5 1 (1.61%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) PMO
2 3 (4.84%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.84%) ISO22301
System Software
1 15 (24.19%) Hyper-V
2 7 (11.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) NetBackup
1 8 (12.90%) SCOM
1 8 (12.90%) SCOrch
2 6 (9.68%) AirWatch
2 6 (9.68%) SCCM
2 6 (9.68%) SCVMM
3 3 (4.84%) Puppet
4 1 (1.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (43.55%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.90%) Citrix
3 7 (11.29%) HP
3 7 (11.29%) Oracle
4 6 (9.68%) Cisco
4 6 (9.68%) EMC
4 6 (9.68%) IBM
4 6 (9.68%) Red Hat
4 6 (9.68%) SAP
4 6 (9.68%) Software AG
4 6 (9.68%) VMware
5 2 (3.23%) 3PAR
5 2 (3.23%) Sun