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 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England / North West
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 63 66
Rank change year-on-year -11 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Banking 239 222 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.72% 3.91% 3.80%
As % of the General category 10.27% 9.63% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 154 145 122
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £62,500
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 2328 2305 2564
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 36.24% 40.60% 39.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1822 1843 1916
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,475 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 29 April 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 29 April 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 +30 105 £50,000 - 11
Manchester -29 105 £50,000 +11.11% 15
Merseyside -31 18 £42,500 -29.16%
Lancashire -12 1 £90,000 +89.47%
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 266 (65.04%) Finance
2 129 (31.54%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (24.94%) Java
4 101 (24.69%) Risk Management
5 96 (23.47%) SQL
6 95 (23.23%) Degree
7 94 (22.98%) Oracle
8 87 (21.27%) Microsoft
8 87 (21.27%) SDLC
9 80 (19.56%) Retail
10 79 (19.32%) Analytical Skills
11 78 (19.07%) Stakeholder Management
12 74 (18.09%) ITIL
13 71 (17.36%) Windows
14 59 (14.43%) SQL Server
15 57 (13.94%) Linux
16 55 (13.45%) Management Information System
16 55 (13.45%) Corporate Banking
17 51 (12.47%) .NET
18 46 (11.25%) JavaScript
18 46 (11.25%) Financial Institution
18 46 (11.25%) Project Management
18 46 (11.25%) Investment Banking
18 46 (11.25%) Waterfall
19 45 (11.00%) TDD
20 41 (10.02%) Service Management
20 41 (10.02%) HTML
20 41 (10.02%) Unix
21 39 (9.54%) Software Engineering
21 39 (9.54%) BDD

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 29 (7.09%) JBoss
2 23 (5.62%) Tomcat
3 17 (4.16%) IIS
3 17 (4.16%) SharePoint
4 13 (3.18%) SAS
4 13 (3.18%) WebSphere
5 11 (2.69%) OpenStack
6 10 (2.44%) WebLogic
7 8 (1.96%) Apache
7 8 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (1.71%) CICS
9 5 (1.22%) Apache Solr
9 5 (1.22%) Apache Spark
9 5 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.22%) Jetty
10 4 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.98%) Confluence
11 3 (0.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.49%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (3.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (3.18%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.24%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.73%) BASE24
2 2 (0.49%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.49%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.24%) Pega PRPC
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.93%) SaaS
4 10 (2.44%) PaaS
5 9 (2.20%) IaaS
6 7 (1.71%) OpenShift
7 6 (1.47%) Office 365
8 3 (0.73%) iPaaS
8 3 (0.73%) Yammer
9 1 (0.24%) Amazon Glacier
9 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.93%) Firewall
1 12 (2.93%) SAN
2 10 (2.44%) DNS
2 10 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (1.96%) Network Security
4 6 (1.47%) Internet
5 5 (1.22%) HTTP
6 4 (0.98%) ATM
6 4 (0.98%) DHCP
6 4 (0.98%) VPN
7 2 (0.49%) DMZ
8 1 (0.24%) AMQP
8 1 (0.24%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.24%) Intranet
8 1 (0.24%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (14.43%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.89%) DB2
3 16 (3.91%) Oracle Database
4 10 (2.44%) GIS
4 10 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.20%) Big Data
5 9 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (2.20%) Hadoop
6 8 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (1.71%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.47%) MySQL
9 5 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.22%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 5 (1.22%) Couchbase
9 5 (1.22%) IMS/DB
9 5 (1.22%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.22%) Redis
9 5 (1.22%) Riak
9 5 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (4.16%) Git (software)
3 16 (3.91%) Jenkins
4 15 (3.67%) Visual Studio
5 11 (2.69%) Gradle
6 10 (2.44%) JIRA
7 9 (2.20%) Bitbucket
8 8 (1.96%) Selenium
9 5 (1.22%) ClearCase
9 5 (1.22%) JUnit
9 5 (1.22%) Subversion
10 4 (0.98%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.98%) Jasmine
11 3 (0.73%) HP UFT
11 3 (0.73%) JMeter
11 3 (0.73%) LoadRunner
11 3 (0.73%) SilkPerformer
11 3 (0.73%) Xcode
12 2 (0.49%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
General
1 266 (65.04%) Finance
2 80 (19.56%) Retail
3 55 (13.45%) Corporate Banking
4 46 (11.25%) Financial Institution
4 46 (11.25%) Investment Banking
5 24 (5.87%) Retail Banking
6 22 (5.38%) Telecoms
7 14 (3.42%) Legal
8 13 (3.18%) Games
9 8 (1.96%) Law
9 8 (1.96%) Marketing
10 6 (1.47%) Publishing
11 5 (1.22%) Advertising
11 5 (1.22%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.22%) Private Banking
12 4 (0.98%) Back Office
12 4 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.73%) French Language
14 2 (0.49%) Wholesale Banking
15 1 (0.24%) German Language
Job Titles
1 74 (18.09%) Analyst
2 67 (16.38%) Developer
3 28 (6.85%) Consultant
4 27 (6.60%) Graduate
5 25 (6.11%) Applications Support
6 23 (5.62%) Architect
7 22 (5.38%) Business Analyst
7 22 (5.38%) Project Manager
8 21 (5.13%) Software Developer
9 20 (4.89%) Banking Analyst
10 16 (3.91%) Software Engineer
11 14 (3.42%) Graduate Developer
11 14 (3.42%) Graduate Software Developer
11 14 (3.42%) Java Developer
12 13 (3.18%) Solutions Architect
12 13 (3.18%) Support Analyst
12 13 (3.18%) Support Specialist
13 12 (2.93%) Graduate Analyst
13 12 (2.93%) Infrastructure Manager
13 12 (2.93%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (12.47%) .NET
2 41 (10.02%) HTML
3 36 (8.80%) Web Services
4 29 (7.09%) XML
5 28 (6.85%) HTML5
6 21 (5.13%) JSP
7 20 (4.89%) Servlets
8 19 (4.65%) EJB
9 18 (4.40%) CSS
9 18 (4.40%) J2EE
10 17 (4.16%) AngularJS
10 17 (4.16%) Hibernate
11 16 (3.91%) ASP.NET
11 16 (3.91%) jQuery
11 16 (3.91%) Spring
12 14 (3.42%) Middleware
13 13 (3.18%) JMS
14 12 (2.93%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (2.93%) EDI
14 12 (2.93%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 79 (19.32%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (13.45%) Management Information System
3 37 (9.05%) Mobile App
4 25 (6.11%) Mainframe
5 24 (5.87%) Computer Science
6 22 (5.38%) Clustering
7 18 (4.40%) Greenfield Project
8 17 (4.16%) User Experience
9 14 (3.42%) Mobile Banking
10 13 (3.18%) Data Centre
11 11 (2.69%) Online Banking
12 9 (2.20%) Hybrid Cloud
13 8 (1.96%) Credit Risk
13 8 (1.96%) Fintech
14 7 (1.71%) PMI
15 6 (1.47%) Private Cloud
15 6 (1.47%) Smartphone
16 5 (1.22%) Hedge funds
16 5 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
17 4 (0.98%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 71 (17.36%) Windows
2 57 (13.94%) Linux
3 41 (10.02%) Unix
4 33 (8.07%) Apple iOS
5 29 (7.09%) Android
6 26 (6.36%) Windows Server
7 17 (4.16%) AIX
8 11 (2.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (2.20%) Windows 7
10 7 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (1.47%) HPUX
12 4 (0.98%) Solaris
12 4 (0.98%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.73%) CentOS
13 3 (0.73%) Fedora
13 3 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.49%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (31.54%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (24.69%) Risk Management
3 87 (21.27%) SDLC
4 78 (19.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 74 (18.09%) ITIL
6 46 (11.25%) Project Management
6 46 (11.25%) Waterfall
7 45 (11.00%) TDD
8 41 (10.02%) Service Management
9 39 (9.54%) BDD
9 39 (9.54%) Software Engineering
10 37 (9.05%) Incident Management
11 35 (8.56%) Continuous Integration
12 33 (8.07%) Wealth Management
13 32 (7.82%) Information Security
14 31 (7.58%) Mentoring
15 28 (6.85%) Scrum
16 27 (6.60%) MVC
17 26 (6.36%) DevOps
17 26 (6.36%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 102 (24.94%) Java
2 96 (23.47%) SQL
3 46 (11.25%) JavaScript
4 33 (8.07%) C#
5 28 (6.85%) Python
6 24 (5.87%) Perl
7 22 (5.38%) C++
8 19 (4.65%) PHP
9 17 (4.16%) C
10 14 (3.42%) PowerShell
11 13 (3.18%) Ruby
12 11 (2.69%) Bash Shell
13 8 (1.96%) COBOL
13 8 (1.96%) R
14 7 (1.71%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.47%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.22%) Apple Swift
16 5 (1.22%) Go
16 5 (1.22%) Objective-C
17 3 (0.73%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 95 (23.23%) Degree
2 24 (5.87%) CISSP
3 16 (3.91%) CISM
4 15 (3.67%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (2.69%) ISTQB
6 9 (2.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (1.96%) CCNP
7 8 (1.96%) Sun Certification
8 7 (1.71%) CCNA
8 7 (1.71%) DV Cleared
8 7 (1.71%) PMI Certification
8 7 (1.71%) PMP
8 7 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (1.71%) Security Cleared
9 6 (1.47%) CISA
9 6 (1.47%) ISEB
9 6 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (1.22%) MBA
11 4 (0.98%) EMC Certification
11 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (2.69%) COBIT
3 9 (2.20%) QA
3 9 (2.20%) SLA
4 7 (1.71%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (1.22%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.22%) PMO
5 5 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.98%) GDPR
7 3 (0.73%) ISO22301
8 2 (0.49%) IAS 39
8 2 (0.49%) IFRS
8 2 (0.49%) IFRS 9
8 2 (0.49%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.24%) Basel III
System Software
1 14 (3.42%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.20%) Hyper-V
3 8 (1.96%) PowerHA
4 7 (1.71%) Docker
5 5 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (1.22%) XenApp
6 2 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (3.91%) Netcool
2 15 (3.67%) Puppet
3 14 (3.42%) Ganglia
3 14 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (3.42%) SCOM
4 12 (2.93%) Ansible
5 8 (1.96%) Nagios
6 7 (1.71%) SCCM
6 7 (1.71%) SCOrch
7 6 (1.47%) CFEngine
7 6 (1.47%) SCVMM
8 5 (1.22%) Kibana
8 5 (1.22%) logstash
8 5 (1.22%) Salt
9 4 (0.98%) AirWatch
10 3 (0.73%) BladeLogic
10 3 (0.73%) CA Wily
10 3 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.73%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.49%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 94 (22.98%) Oracle
2 87 (21.27%) Microsoft
3 21 (5.13%) IBM
4 18 (4.40%) Cognizant
5 13 (3.18%) Cisco
6 12 (2.93%) Citrix
6 12 (2.93%) Red Hat
7 11 (2.69%) HP
8 10 (2.44%) AppDynamics
8 10 (2.44%) SAP
8 10 (2.44%) Sun
9 8 (1.96%) Teradata
9 8 (1.96%) Veritas
10 5 (1.22%) Chordiant
10 5 (1.22%) IBM Sterling
10 5 (1.22%) VMware
11 4 (0.98%) Adobe
11 4 (0.98%) EMC
11 4 (0.98%) Software AG
11 4 (0.98%) TOWER Software
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