The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England / North West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 80 74
Rank change year-on-year +19 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Banking 325 179 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 4.76% 3.18% 3.85%
As % of the General category 11.94% 8.25% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 168 114 175
Median salary £50,000 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,575 £27,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
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 the North West with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2722 2170 2453
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 39.88% 38.54% 38.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2014 1782 1941
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Banking
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Banking in the North West

Banking
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in the North West over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Banking in the North West

Banking
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Cheshire +33 155 £50,000 -2.43% 20
Manchester +6 129 £48,000 -6.34% 18
Merseyside +3 34 £45,000 -28.00% 4
Lancashire -12 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Banking.

1 349 (68.30%) Finance
2 177 (34.64%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (23.87%) SQL
4 118 (23.09%) Java
5 112 (21.92%) Oracle
5 112 (21.92%) Retail
6 110 (21.53%) SDLC
7 103 (20.16%) Risk Management
8 102 (19.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 98 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
10 96 (18.79%) Microsoft
11 87 (17.03%) Degree
12 78 (15.26%) Windows
13 76 (14.87%) ITIL
14 74 (14.48%) JavaScript
14 74 (14.48%) Project Management
15 68 (13.31%) TDD
16 62 (12.13%) Investment Banking
17 61 (11.94%) Waterfall
18 57 (11.15%) Web Services
19 54 (10.57%) Software Engineering
20 53 (10.37%) HTML
20 53 (10.37%) Mobile App
21 51 (9.98%) Test Automation
22 48 (9.39%) BDD
22 48 (9.39%) Linux
23 46 (9.00%) .NET
23 46 (9.00%) Service Management
23 46 (9.00%) Wealth Management
24 45 (8.81%) Management Information System

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 37 (7.24%) SAS
2 32 (6.26%) JBoss
3 30 (5.87%) WebSphere
4 24 (4.70%) WebLogic
5 20 (3.91%) SharePoint
6 17 (3.33%) Tomcat
7 14 (2.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 10 (1.96%) Confluence
8 10 (1.96%) IIS
9 7 (1.37%) CICS
10 5 (0.98%) Apache
11 4 (0.78%) GlassFish
11 4 (0.78%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.59%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.59%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.59%) Jetty
12 3 (0.59%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.59%) SAP EP
13 2 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 14 (2.74%) Microsoft Excel
1 14 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.57%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.17%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.59%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.39%) SPSS
7 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (0.59%) BASE24
2 2 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.39%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.39%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.20%) Pega PRPC
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.35%) PaaS
4 8 (1.57%) IaaS
5 6 (1.17%) IBM Blueworks
6 4 (0.78%) SaaS
7 3 (0.59%) Office 365
7 3 (0.59%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.59%) Yammer
8 2 (0.39%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon Glacier
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.94%) Firewall
2 10 (1.96%) DNS
3 7 (1.37%) Network Security
4 6 (1.17%) Internet
5 5 (0.98%) HTTP
6 4 (0.78%) ATM
6 4 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (0.59%) SAN
7 3 (0.59%) SSH
7 3 (0.59%) WebEx
8 2 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.39%) DHCP
8 2 (0.39%) DMZ
8 2 (0.39%) WAN
9 1 (0.20%) Intranet
9 1 (0.20%) LAN
9 1 (0.20%) NAS
9 1 (0.20%) SSL
9 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (8.02%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.70%) Base SAS
2 24 (4.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 22 (4.31%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 22 (4.31%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 20 (3.91%) DB2
5 19 (3.72%) MySQL
6 14 (2.74%) Oracle Database
7 9 (1.76%) Hadoop
7 9 (1.76%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.57%) GIS
8 8 (1.57%) MongoDB
8 8 (1.57%) NoSQL
9 7 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (1.17%) Data Mining
10 6 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (0.78%) Apache Hive
12 4 (0.78%) Big Data
12 4 (0.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (4.31%) Jenkins
1 22 (4.31%) ProC
2 20 (3.91%) Selenium
3 19 (3.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (3.33%) JIRA
5 16 (3.13%) Git (software)
6 14 (2.74%) WebDriver
7 13 (2.54%) Visual Studio
8 12 (2.35%) Bitbucket
8 12 (2.35%) Selenium IDE
8 12 (2.35%) Subversion
9 10 (1.96%) ClearCase
10 9 (1.76%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (1.37%) Gradle
11 7 (1.37%) JUnit
11 7 (1.37%) Lombardi
12 4 (0.78%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.78%) LoadRunner
13 3 (0.59%) SonarQube
13 3 (0.59%) Visual Composer
General
1 349 (68.30%) Finance
2 112 (21.92%) Retail
3 62 (12.13%) Investment Banking
4 44 (8.61%) Retail Banking
5 40 (7.83%) Corporate Banking
6 29 (5.68%) Financial Institution
7 25 (4.89%) Law
8 17 (3.33%) Telecoms
9 14 (2.74%) Games
10 9 (1.76%) Legal
11 7 (1.37%) Advertising
11 7 (1.37%) Marketing
11 7 (1.37%) Private Banking
12 6 (1.17%) Back Office
13 5 (0.98%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.59%) Publishing
15 2 (0.39%) French Language
15 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.20%) Billing
16 1 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 121 (23.68%) Analyst
2 86 (16.83%) Developer
3 43 (8.41%) Consultant
4 32 (6.26%) Graduate
5 30 (5.87%) Architect
5 30 (5.87%) Project Manager
6 27 (5.28%) Applications Support
7 26 (5.09%) Banking Analyst
7 26 (5.09%) Business Analyst
8 24 (4.70%) Software Developer
9 22 (4.31%) SAS Consultant
10 21 (4.11%) Java Developer
10 21 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
10 21 (4.11%) Test Analyst
11 20 (3.91%) Graduate Developer
11 20 (3.91%) Graduate Software Developer
12 18 (3.52%) Graduate Analyst
12 18 (3.52%) Integration Engineer
12 18 (3.52%) Software Engineer
13 17 (3.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (11.15%) Web Services
2 53 (10.37%) HTML
3 46 (9.00%) .NET
4 39 (7.63%) XML
5 38 (7.44%) HTML5
6 29 (5.68%) JSP
7 28 (5.48%) EJB
7 28 (5.48%) Servlets
8 27 (5.28%) JMS
9 26 (5.09%) REST
9 26 (5.09%) SOAP
10 23 (4.50%) CSS
11 21 (4.11%) Hibernate
11 21 (4.11%) J2EE
11 21 (4.11%) WSDL
12 19 (3.72%) ASP.NET
12 19 (3.72%) CSS3
13 18 (3.52%) XSD
14 16 (3.13%) jQuery
14 16 (3.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 98 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (10.37%) Mobile App
3 45 (8.81%) Management Information System
4 37 (7.24%) Mainframe
5 31 (6.07%) User Experience
6 27 (5.28%) Computer Science
7 19 (3.72%) Online Banking
8 17 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
9 15 (2.94%) PMI
10 13 (2.54%) Clustering
11 12 (2.35%) Client/Server
11 12 (2.35%) Contactless
11 12 (2.35%) Handset
11 12 (2.35%) Mobile Banking
11 12 (2.35%) Smartphone
12 10 (1.96%) Data Centre
13 8 (1.57%) Credit Risk
14 6 (1.17%) Fintech
15 5 (0.98%) PlayStation
15 5 (0.98%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 78 (15.26%) Windows
2 48 (9.39%) Linux
3 41 (8.02%) Apple iOS
4 38 (7.44%) Android
4 38 (7.44%) Unix
5 19 (3.72%) AIX
6 18 (3.52%) Windows Server
7 9 (1.76%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.59%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.39%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.39%) Solaris
10 2 (0.39%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.20%) HPUX
11 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (34.64%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (21.53%) SDLC
3 103 (20.16%) Risk Management
4 102 (19.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 76 (14.87%) ITIL
6 74 (14.48%) Project Management
7 68 (13.31%) TDD
8 61 (11.94%) Waterfall
9 54 (10.57%) Software Engineering
10 51 (9.98%) Test Automation
11 48 (9.39%) BDD
12 46 (9.00%) Service Management
12 46 (9.00%) Wealth Management
13 43 (8.41%) Analytics
14 42 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
14 42 (8.22%) Scrum
15 39 (7.63%) MVC
16 37 (7.24%) Information Security
17 34 (6.65%) Mentoring
18 31 (6.07%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 122 (23.87%) SQL
2 118 (23.09%) Java
3 74 (14.48%) JavaScript
4 33 (6.46%) C#
5 32 (6.26%) PHP
6 28 (5.48%) Python
7 22 (4.31%) PROC SQL
7 22 (4.31%) SAS Macro
8 19 (3.72%) C++
9 16 (3.13%) Perl
10 10 (1.96%) C
10 10 (1.96%) R
11 9 (1.76%) COBOL
11 9 (1.76%) Shell Script
12 8 (1.57%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.37%) Apple Swift
13 7 (1.37%) Objective-C
13 7 (1.37%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.37%) Ruby
14 5 (0.98%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 87 (17.03%) Degree
2 25 (4.89%) CISSP
3 21 (4.11%) ISTQB
4 17 (3.33%) CISM
5 15 (2.94%) PMI Certification
6 14 (2.74%) ISEB
7 13 (2.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 12 (2.35%) CRISC
9 11 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
10 8 (1.57%) CISA
10 8 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (0.98%) Sun Certification
13 4 (0.78%) HND
14 3 (0.59%) CCNA
14 3 (0.59%) CCNP
14 3 (0.59%) Master's Degree
14 3 (0.59%) PMP
15 2 (0.39%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.96%) Data Quality
1 10 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (1.96%) QA
2 9 (1.76%) GDPR
3 8 (1.57%) COBIT
3 8 (1.57%) SLA
4 6 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 6 (1.17%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.78%) MiFID
5 4 (0.78%) PMO
6 2 (0.39%) IAS 39
6 2 (0.39%) IFRS
6 2 (0.39%) IFRS 9
6 2 (0.39%) ISO 22301
6 2 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.20%) Basel III
7 1 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 16 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.76%) XenApp
3 3 (0.59%) Docker
4 2 (0.39%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.20%) KVM
5 1 (0.20%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (2.74%) Netcool
2 13 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (2.54%) SCOM
3 12 (2.35%) Ganglia
4 6 (1.17%) CA Wily
4 6 (1.17%) Nagios
5 5 (0.98%) Ansible
5 5 (0.98%) EdgeSight
5 5 (0.98%) Puppet
6 4 (0.78%) BladeLogic
6 4 (0.78%) Control-M
7 3 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.59%) Kibana
7 3 (0.59%) logstash
7 3 (0.59%) Salt
8 2 (0.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.39%) SCCM
8 2 (0.39%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.20%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 112 (21.92%) Oracle
2 96 (18.79%) Microsoft
3 34 (6.65%) IBM
4 24 (4.70%) Cognizant
5 12 (2.35%) Zend
6 11 (2.15%) Chordiant
7 10 (1.96%) AppDynamics
8 9 (1.76%) Citrix
8 9 (1.76%) HP
9 7 (1.37%) SAP
9 7 (1.37%) Sun
9 7 (1.37%) Teradata
10 6 (1.17%) Cisco
11 5 (0.98%) CA
11 5 (0.98%) Pega
11 5 (0.98%) Xamarin
12 4 (0.78%) Google
13 3 (0.59%) BMC
13 3 (0.59%) IBM Sterling
13 3 (0.59%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
Novus Graduate Programme
Salary: £0.00 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £32000.00 per annum + Bens and Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Source Technology
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Barclays
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Barclays
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Barclays
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £53,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Barclays
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £29367 - £34261 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Barclays
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Barclays
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £15500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30k - £40k + 29 days holiday + bene
Posted: 9 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Barclays
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £53000 - £71500 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AccessPay
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Barclays
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Barclays
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Barclays
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £47000 - £55600 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Barclays
Posted: 23 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Will & Probate Services
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Will & Probate Services
Posted: 12 days ago