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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 86 68
Rank change year-on-year +24 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Banking 329 175 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 4.78% 3.16% 4.07%
As % of the General category 11.94% 8.23% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 172 112 183
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 £26,500 £27,000 £30,500
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 2755 2127 2476
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 40.04% 38.39% 38.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2046 1744 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 26 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 26 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 +35 155 £50,000 -2.43% 22
Manchester +4 131 £48,000 -10.69% 15
Merseyside -4 36 £47,500 -24.00% 4
Lancashire -13 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 354 (68.87%) Finance
2 182 (35.41%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (23.35%) SQL
4 118 (22.96%) Java
5 113 (21.98%) Oracle
5 113 (21.98%) Retail
6 111 (21.60%) SDLC
7 103 (20.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 102 (19.84%) Risk Management
9 98 (19.07%) Analytical Skills
10 95 (18.48%) Microsoft
11 83 (16.15%) Degree
12 79 (15.37%) Windows
13 77 (14.98%) JavaScript
14 75 (14.59%) ITIL
15 74 (14.40%) Project Management
16 71 (13.81%) TDD
17 62 (12.06%) Investment Banking
18 61 (11.87%) Waterfall
19 56 (10.89%) Software Engineering
19 56 (10.89%) HTML
19 56 (10.89%) Web Services
20 55 (10.70%) Mobile App
21 51 (9.92%) Test Automation
22 48 (9.34%) BDD
22 48 (9.34%) Linux
23 46 (8.95%) Service Management
23 46 (8.95%) Wealth Management
24 45 (8.75%) Retail Banking
24 45 (8.75%) .NET

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 (7.20%) SAS
2 33 (6.42%) JBoss
3 30 (5.84%) WebSphere
4 24 (4.67%) WebLogic
5 20 (3.89%) SharePoint
6 18 (3.50%) Tomcat
7 14 (2.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 11 (2.14%) IIS
9 10 (1.95%) Confluence
10 7 (1.36%) CICS
11 6 (1.17%) Apache
12 4 (0.78%) GlassFish
12 4 (0.78%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.58%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.58%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.58%) Jetty
13 3 (0.58%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.58%) SAP EP
14 2 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 13 (2.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 13 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (1.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (1.17%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.58%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.39%) SPSS
6 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (0.58%) BASE24
2 2 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.39%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.39%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.19%) Pega PRPC
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.33%) PaaS
4 8 (1.56%) IaaS
5 6 (1.17%) IBM Blueworks
6 3 (0.58%) Office 365
6 3 (0.58%) OpenShift
6 3 (0.58%) SaaS
6 3 (0.58%) Yammer
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon Glacier
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.19%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.92%) Firewall
2 10 (1.95%) DNS
3 7 (1.36%) Network Security
4 6 (1.17%) Internet
5 5 (0.97%) HTTP
6 4 (0.78%) ATM
6 4 (0.78%) WebEx
7 3 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (0.58%) SAN
7 3 (0.58%) SSH
8 2 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.39%) DHCP
8 2 (0.39%) DMZ
8 2 (0.39%) WAN
9 1 (0.19%) Intranet
9 1 (0.19%) LAN
9 1 (0.19%) NAS
9 1 (0.19%) SSL
9 1 (0.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (8.17%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.67%) Base SAS
2 24 (4.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 23 (4.47%) MySQL
4 22 (4.28%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 22 (4.28%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 20 (3.89%) DB2
6 14 (2.72%) Oracle Database
7 9 (1.75%) Hadoop
7 9 (1.75%) MongoDB
7 9 (1.75%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.56%) GIS
8 8 (1.56%) NoSQL
9 7 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (1.17%) Data Mining
10 6 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (0.78%) Apache Hive
12 4 (0.78%) CouchDB
12 4 (0.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (4.28%) Jenkins
1 22 (4.28%) ProC
1 22 (4.28%) Selenium
2 19 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (3.31%) JIRA
4 16 (3.11%) Git (software)
4 16 (3.11%) WebDriver
5 14 (2.72%) Selenium IDE
6 13 (2.53%) Visual Studio
7 12 (2.33%) Bitbucket
7 12 (2.33%) Subversion
8 10 (1.95%) ClearCase
9 9 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
10 7 (1.36%) Gradle
10 7 (1.36%) JUnit
10 7 (1.36%) Lombardi
11 4 (0.78%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.78%) LoadRunner
12 3 (0.58%) SonarQube
12 3 (0.58%) Visual Composer
General
1 354 (68.87%) Finance
2 113 (21.98%) Retail
3 62 (12.06%) Investment Banking
4 45 (8.75%) Retail Banking
5 41 (7.98%) Corporate Banking
6 29 (5.64%) Financial Institution
7 25 (4.86%) Law
8 16 (3.11%) Telecoms
9 14 (2.72%) Games
10 8 (1.56%) Advertising
10 8 (1.56%) Marketing
11 7 (1.36%) Legal
11 7 (1.36%) Private Banking
12 6 (1.17%) Back Office
13 5 (0.97%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.58%) Publishing
15 2 (0.39%) German Language
15 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.19%) Billing
16 1 (0.19%) French Language
Job Titles
1 121 (23.54%) Analyst
2 88 (17.12%) Developer
3 41 (7.98%) Consultant
4 32 (6.23%) Graduate
5 30 (5.84%) Architect
5 30 (5.84%) Project Manager
6 27 (5.25%) Applications Support
6 27 (5.25%) Banking Analyst
6 27 (5.25%) Business Analyst
7 23 (4.47%) Software Developer
8 22 (4.28%) SAS Consultant
9 21 (4.09%) Java Developer
9 21 (4.09%) Solutions Architect
9 21 (4.09%) Test Analyst
10 20 (3.89%) Graduate Developer
10 20 (3.89%) Graduate Software Developer
11 19 (3.70%) PHP Developer
12 18 (3.50%) Graduate Analyst
12 18 (3.50%) Integration Engineer
12 18 (3.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (10.89%) HTML
1 56 (10.89%) Web Services
2 45 (8.75%) .NET
3 42 (8.17%) HTML5
4 38 (7.39%) XML
5 29 (5.64%) JSP
6 28 (5.45%) EJB
6 28 (5.45%) REST
6 28 (5.45%) Servlets
6 28 (5.45%) SOAP
7 27 (5.25%) JMS
8 25 (4.86%) CSS
9 22 (4.28%) CSS3
9 22 (4.28%) Hibernate
10 21 (4.09%) J2EE
10 21 (4.09%) WSDL
11 19 (3.70%) ASP.NET
12 17 (3.31%) Spring
12 17 (3.31%) XSD
13 16 (3.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 98 (19.07%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (10.70%) Mobile App
3 44 (8.56%) Management Information System
4 37 (7.20%) Mainframe
5 32 (6.23%) User Experience
6 25 (4.86%) Computer Science
7 18 (3.50%) Online Banking
8 17 (3.31%) Greenfield Project
9 15 (2.92%) PMI
10 13 (2.53%) Clustering
10 13 (2.53%) Contactless
11 12 (2.33%) Client/Server
11 12 (2.33%) Handset
11 12 (2.33%) Mobile Banking
11 12 (2.33%) Smartphone
12 10 (1.95%) Data Centre
13 8 (1.56%) Credit Risk
14 7 (1.36%) Fintech
15 5 (0.97%) PlayStation
15 5 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 79 (15.37%) Windows
2 48 (9.34%) Linux
3 41 (7.98%) Apple iOS
4 39 (7.59%) Android
5 37 (7.20%) Unix
6 20 (3.89%) AIX
7 18 (3.50%) Windows Server
8 9 (1.75%) Windows 7
9 7 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.58%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.39%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.39%) Solaris
11 2 (0.39%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.19%) HPUX
12 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (35.41%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (21.60%) SDLC
3 103 (20.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 102 (19.84%) Risk Management
5 75 (14.59%) ITIL
6 74 (14.40%) Project Management
7 71 (13.81%) TDD
8 61 (11.87%) Waterfall
9 56 (10.89%) Software Engineering
10 51 (9.92%) Test Automation
11 48 (9.34%) BDD
12 46 (8.95%) Service Management
12 46 (8.95%) Wealth Management
13 43 (8.37%) Continuous Integration
13 43 (8.37%) Scrum
14 41 (7.98%) Analytics
14 41 (7.98%) MVC
15 36 (7.00%) Information Security
16 33 (6.42%) Mentoring
17 29 (5.64%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 120 (23.35%) SQL
2 118 (22.96%) Java
3 77 (14.98%) JavaScript
4 34 (6.61%) PHP
5 32 (6.23%) C#
6 28 (5.45%) Python
7 22 (4.28%) PROC SQL
7 22 (4.28%) SAS Macro
8 19 (3.70%) C++
9 17 (3.31%) Perl
10 10 (1.95%) R
11 9 (1.75%) C
11 9 (1.75%) COBOL
11 9 (1.75%) Shell Script
12 8 (1.56%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.36%) Apple Swift
13 7 (1.36%) Objective-C
13 7 (1.36%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.36%) Ruby
14 5 (0.97%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 83 (16.15%) Degree
2 23 (4.47%) CISSP
3 21 (4.09%) ISTQB
4 15 (2.92%) CISM
4 15 (2.92%) PMI Certification
5 14 (2.72%) ISEB
6 13 (2.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 12 (2.33%) CRISC
8 9 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (1.36%) CISA
11 5 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.97%) Sun Certification
12 4 (0.78%) HND
13 3 (0.58%) CCNA
13 3 (0.58%) Master's Degree
13 3 (0.58%) PMP
14 2 (0.39%) CCNP
14 2 (0.39%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.95%) Data Quality
1 10 (1.95%) QA
2 9 (1.75%) GDPR
3 8 (1.56%) COBIT
3 8 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.56%) SLA
4 6 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 6 (1.17%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.97%) PMO
6 4 (0.78%) MiFID
7 2 (0.39%) IAS 39
7 2 (0.39%) IFRS
7 2 (0.39%) IFRS 9
7 2 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.19%) Basel III
8 1 (0.19%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 16 (3.11%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.75%) XenApp
3 3 (0.58%) Docker
4 2 (0.39%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.19%) KVM
5 1 (0.19%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (2.72%) Netcool
2 13 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (2.53%) SCOM
3 12 (2.33%) Ganglia
4 7 (1.36%) CA Wily
5 6 (1.17%) Nagios
6 5 (0.97%) Ansible
6 5 (0.97%) BladeLogic
6 5 (0.97%) EdgeSight
6 5 (0.97%) Puppet
7 4 (0.78%) Control-M
8 3 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.58%) Kibana
8 3 (0.58%) logstash
8 3 (0.58%) Salt
9 2 (0.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (0.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (0.39%) SCCM
9 2 (0.39%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.19%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 113 (21.98%) Oracle
2 95 (18.48%) Microsoft
3 33 (6.42%) IBM
4 24 (4.67%) Cognizant
5 14 (2.72%) Zend
6 11 (2.14%) AppDynamics
6 11 (2.14%) Chordiant
7 9 (1.75%) Citrix
7 9 (1.75%) HP
8 8 (1.56%) SAP
9 7 (1.36%) Sun
9 7 (1.36%) Teradata
10 6 (1.17%) Google
11 5 (0.97%) CA
11 5 (0.97%) Cisco
11 5 (0.97%) Pega
11 5 (0.97%) Xamarin
12 3 (0.58%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.58%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.58%) Snow
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Novus Graduate Programme
Salary: £0.00 - £24000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent + Bens
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Salary: £60 - £80000 per annum
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Knutsford, Cheshire
Barclays
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Knutsford, Cheshire
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Salary: Unspecified Competitve
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Salary: From £45,000 to £53,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
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Cheshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £29367 - £34261 per annum
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Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
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Knutsford, Cheshire
Barclays
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Knutsford, Cheshire
Barclays
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Knutsford, Cheshire
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