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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
England / North West
Rank 91 60 68
Rank change year-on-year -31 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Banking 188 238 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.06% 4.19% 3.92%
As % of the General category 8.79% 10.11% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 124 150 137
Median salary £47,500 £46,525 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.09% -2.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £85,500 £65,000
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 2138 2353 2642
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 34.80% 41.39% 40.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1670 1878 2010
Median salary £41,500 £40,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.84% +1.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,925
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,350
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 25 March 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 25 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
Manchester -40 87 £55,000 +27.16% 19
Cheshire +30 71 £47,500 -5.00% 17
Merseyside -29 19 £45,000 -25.00%
Lancashire -10 1 £90,000 +89.47%
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 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 North West region with a requirement for Banking.

1 244 (64.55%) Finance
2 103 (27.25%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (25.40%) Degree
4 87 (23.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 86 (22.75%) Java
6 83 (21.96%) SQL
6 83 (21.96%) Oracle
7 82 (21.69%) Microsoft
7 82 (21.69%) Risk Management
8 79 (20.90%) ITIL
8 79 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
9 72 (19.05%) Retail
10 70 (18.52%) Linux
11 69 (18.25%) Windows
12 68 (17.99%) SDLC
13 62 (16.40%) Management Information System
14 60 (15.87%) SQL Server
15 54 (14.29%) Corporate Banking
16 51 (13.49%) Unix
17 49 (12.96%) Financial Institution
18 48 (12.70%) .NET
19 41 (10.85%) Information Security
20 40 (10.58%) Service Management
20 40 (10.58%) JavaScript
21 38 (10.05%) TDD
22 37 (9.79%) Incident Management
22 37 (9.79%) Mentoring
23 36 (9.52%) Process Management
24 35 (9.26%) HTML
24 35 (9.26%) Waterfall

Banking
Top Related 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 34 (8.99%) JBoss
2 29 (7.67%) Tomcat
3 20 (5.29%) IIS
4 17 (4.50%) SharePoint
5 14 (3.70%) OpenStack
6 13 (3.44%) WebLogic
6 13 (3.44%) WebSphere
7 11 (2.91%) Apache
8 9 (2.38%) SAS
9 8 (2.12%) Apache Solr
9 8 (2.12%) Apache Spark
9 8 (2.12%) CICS
9 8 (2.12%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (2.12%) Jetty
10 7 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.79%) Confluence
12 2 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.53%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.26%) Mule
Applications
1 33 (8.73%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.91%) MS Office
3 8 (2.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.79%) MS Project
5 2 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.53%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.53%) BASE24
1 2 (0.53%) SAP BPC
1 2 (0.53%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.26%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 32 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (6.88%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (3.70%) SaaS
4 11 (2.91%) PaaS
5 10 (2.65%) IaaS
6 7 (1.85%) Office 365
6 7 (1.85%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.79%) iPaaS
7 3 (0.79%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.50%) SAN
2 10 (2.65%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (2.12%) Firewall
4 7 (1.85%) DNS
5 6 (1.59%) DHCP
5 6 (1.59%) VPN
6 5 (1.32%) Internet
6 5 (1.32%) Network Security
7 4 (1.06%) ATM
7 4 (1.06%) HTTP
8 2 (0.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (0.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (0.53%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.26%) AMQP
9 1 (0.26%) FTP
9 1 (0.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.29%) GIS
3 18 (4.76%) DB2
4 15 (3.97%) Oracle Database
5 13 (3.44%) Big Data
6 11 (2.91%) Hadoop
7 10 (2.65%) NoSQL
8 9 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (2.38%) Relational Database
9 8 (2.12%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (2.12%) Couchbase
9 8 (2.12%) MongoDB
9 8 (2.12%) MySQL
9 8 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (2.12%) Redis
9 8 (2.12%) Riak
10 5 (1.32%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 4 (1.06%) IMS/DB
12 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (3.97%) Git (software)
3 14 (3.70%) Visual Studio
4 10 (2.65%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.85%) JIRA
6 6 (1.59%) Gradle
6 6 (1.59%) Selenium
7 5 (1.32%) Bitbucket
7 5 (1.32%) ClearCase
7 5 (1.32%) Subversion
8 4 (1.06%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.06%) JMeter
8 4 (1.06%) LoadRunner
9 3 (0.79%) Jasmine
9 3 (0.79%) JUnit
9 3 (0.79%) SilkPerformer
10 2 (0.53%) Ant
10 2 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.53%) Xcode
General
1 244 (64.55%) Finance
2 72 (19.05%) Retail
3 54 (14.29%) Corporate Banking
4 49 (12.96%) Financial Institution
5 24 (6.35%) Telecoms
6 23 (6.08%) Investment Banking
7 19 (5.03%) Retail Banking
8 15 (3.97%) Legal
9 12 (3.17%) Games
10 6 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (1.06%) Law
11 4 (1.06%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.06%) Marketing
11 4 (1.06%) Publishing
12 3 (0.79%) French Language
12 3 (0.79%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.53%) Back Office
13 2 (0.53%) Wholesale Banking
14 1 (0.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 62 (16.40%) Developer
2 61 (16.14%) Analyst
3 34 (8.99%) Consultant
4 26 (6.88%) Graduate
5 25 (6.61%) Applications Support
5 25 (6.61%) Architect
6 23 (6.08%) Software Developer
7 20 (5.29%) Banking Analyst
8 15 (3.97%) Business Analyst
9 14 (3.70%) IT Manager
9 14 (3.70%) Support Analyst
10 13 (3.44%) .NET Developer
10 13 (3.44%) Solutions Architect
10 13 (3.44%) Windows Engineer
11 12 (3.17%) C# Developer
11 12 (3.17%) Graduate Developer
11 12 (3.17%) Graduate Software Developer
11 12 (3.17%) Security Technician
11 12 (3.17%) Software Engineer
11 12 (3.17%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (12.70%) .NET
2 35 (9.26%) HTML
3 24 (6.35%) Web Services
3 24 (6.35%) XML
4 23 (6.08%) HTML5
5 18 (4.76%) AngularJS
5 18 (4.76%) JSP
6 16 (4.23%) Servlets
7 15 (3.97%) CSS
7 15 (3.97%) EJB
8 14 (3.70%) Middleware
9 12 (3.17%) J2EE
9 12 (3.17%) jQuery
10 11 (2.91%) JMS
11 10 (2.65%) Hibernate
11 10 (2.65%) REST
11 10 (2.65%) XSLT
12 9 (2.38%) ASP.NET
12 9 (2.38%) SOAP
12 9 (2.38%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 79 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (16.40%) Management Information System
3 26 (6.88%) Mobile App
4 24 (6.35%) Computer Science
4 24 (6.35%) Mainframe
5 19 (5.03%) Clustering
5 19 (5.03%) Data Centre
6 12 (3.17%) Hybrid Cloud
7 11 (2.91%) Private Cloud
7 11 (2.91%) User Experience
8 10 (2.65%) Mobile Banking
9 9 (2.38%) Credit Risk
9 9 (2.38%) Online Banking
10 7 (1.85%) Smartphone
10 7 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (1.59%) Public Cloud
12 5 (1.32%) Hedge funds
13 4 (1.06%) Fintech
13 4 (1.06%) Handset
13 4 (1.06%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 70 (18.52%) Linux
2 69 (18.25%) Windows
3 51 (13.49%) Unix
4 33 (8.73%) Windows Server
5 30 (7.94%) Apple iOS
6 27 (7.14%) Android
7 26 (6.88%) AIX
7 26 (6.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (2.65%) HPUX
9 4 (1.06%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.79%) CentOS
10 3 (0.79%) Fedora
10 3 (0.79%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.53%) Solaris
12 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (27.25%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (23.02%) Stakeholder Management
3 82 (21.69%) Risk Management
4 79 (20.90%) ITIL
5 68 (17.99%) SDLC
6 41 (10.85%) Information Security
7 40 (10.58%) Service Management
8 38 (10.05%) TDD
9 37 (9.79%) Incident Management
9 37 (9.79%) Mentoring
10 36 (9.52%) Process Management
11 35 (9.26%) Waterfall
12 34 (8.99%) Continuous Integration
13 32 (8.47%) Line Management
13 32 (8.47%) Project Management
13 32 (8.47%) Software Engineering
14 31 (8.20%) BDD
15 27 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
16 24 (6.35%) DevOps
16 24 (6.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 86 (22.75%) Java
2 83 (21.96%) SQL
3 40 (10.58%) JavaScript
4 33 (8.73%) C#
5 26 (6.88%) Python
6 25 (6.61%) PowerShell
7 22 (5.82%) C++
7 22 (5.82%) Perl
8 19 (5.03%) C
9 18 (4.76%) PHP
10 12 (3.17%) Bash Shell
10 12 (3.17%) Ruby
11 8 (2.12%) COBOL
11 8 (2.12%) Go
12 6 (1.59%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.59%) R
12 6 (1.59%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.06%) Apple Swift
14 3 (0.79%) Bourne shell
14 3 (0.79%) Korn
Qualifications
1 96 (25.40%) Degree
2 29 (7.67%) CISSP
3 21 (5.56%) CISM
4 18 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (2.38%) CCNA
5 9 (2.38%) CCNP
5 9 (2.38%) DV Cleared
5 9 (2.38%) Security Cleared
6 8 (2.12%) CISA
6 8 (2.12%) PMP
7 7 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (1.59%) EMC Certification
8 6 (1.59%) MCSE
9 5 (1.32%) ISEB
9 5 (1.32%) ISTQB
9 5 (1.32%) MBA
9 5 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (1.32%) Sun Certification
10 3 (0.79%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.70%) COBIT
1 14 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (2.38%) Cyber Essentials
3 8 (2.12%) QA
3 8 (2.12%) SLA
4 7 (1.85%) PMO
5 5 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.79%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.79%) IFRS
6 3 (0.79%) IFRS 9
6 3 (0.79%) ISO22301
7 2 (0.53%) GDPR
7 2 (0.53%) IAS 39
8 1 (0.26%) Basel III
8 1 (0.26%) MiFID
System Software
1 15 (3.97%) Hyper-V
2 12 (3.17%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.12%) Docker
3 8 (2.12%) PowerHA
4 7 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.79%) XenApp
6 2 (0.53%) ProxySG
6 2 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (4.50%) Puppet
2 16 (4.23%) SCOM
3 15 (3.97%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (3.70%) Ansible
4 14 (3.70%) Ganglia
4 14 (3.70%) Netcool
5 9 (2.38%) Nagios
6 8 (2.12%) Kibana
6 8 (2.12%) logstash
6 8 (2.12%) NetBackup
6 8 (2.12%) Salt
6 8 (2.12%) SCOrch
7 7 (1.85%) SCCM
8 6 (1.59%) AirWatch
8 6 (1.59%) CFEngine
8 6 (1.59%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.53%) BladeLogic
9 2 (0.53%) CA Wily
10 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.26%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 83 (21.96%) Oracle
2 82 (21.69%) Microsoft
3 21 (5.56%) IBM
4 16 (4.23%) Cisco
5 15 (3.97%) Cognizant
6 14 (3.70%) Red Hat
7 13 (3.44%) Splunk
8 12 (3.17%) HP
8 12 (3.17%) ServiceNow
9 10 (2.65%) AppDynamics
9 10 (2.65%) Citrix
10 8 (2.12%) SAP
10 8 (2.12%) Veritas
11 7 (1.85%) Sun
11 7 (1.85%) VMware
12 6 (1.59%) EMC
12 6 (1.59%) Software AG
12 6 (1.59%) Teradata
13 5 (1.32%) IBM Sterling
14 4 (1.06%) Chordiant
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