Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 94 59
Rank change year-on-year +45 -35 +4
Permanent jobs citing Banking 718 396 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 5.42% 3.22% 4.21%
As % of the General category 12.69% 8.82% 11.12%
Number of salaries quoted 389 213 383
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £33,750 £24,500 £31,050
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% -

Banking is in the General Skills category. The following 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.

All General Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5659 4489 4926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 42.71% 36.51% 37.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4138 3626 3915
North West median annual salary £44,250 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.63% -1.23% +1.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £64,100 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +50 413 £50,000 +21.21% 24
Manchester +8 206 £48,000 -4.00% 11
Merseyside +15 85 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Lancashire -2 8 £33,000 -17.50%
Cumbria - 2 £56,000 -
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 523 (72.84%) Finance
2 267 (37.19%) Agile Software Development
3 202 (28.13%) Risk Management
4 189 (26.32%) Investment Banking
5 178 (24.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 175 (24.37%) Wealth Management
7 154 (21.45%) Law
8 152 (21.17%) SQL
9 148 (20.61%) Oracle
10 131 (18.25%) Java
11 121 (16.85%) Project Management
12 119 (16.57%) JavaScript
13 108 (15.04%) TDD
14 105 (14.62%) ITIL
15 104 (14.48%) Windows
16 103 (14.35%) SDLC
17 102 (14.21%) Analytics
18 97 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
19 92 (12.81%) Information Security
20 89 (12.40%) HTML
21 83 (11.56%) Waterfall
22 82 (11.42%) Unix
23 80 (11.14%) Microsoft
23 80 (11.14%) Software Engineering
24 78 (10.86%) SAS
25 71 (9.89%) Scrum
26 68 (9.47%) Infrastructure Management
27 66 (9.19%) REST
27 66 (9.19%) Base SAS
28 65 (9.05%) CSS

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 78 (10.86%) SAS
2 29 (4.04%) WebSphere
3 26 (3.62%) JBoss
4 20 (2.79%) Confluence
4 20 (2.79%) WebLogic
5 14 (1.95%) SharePoint
6 12 (1.67%) CICS
6 12 (1.67%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.53%) Apache
8 7 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (0.84%) IIS
9 6 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (0.70%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.28%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.28%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.28%) Tuxedo
11 2 (0.28%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 33 (4.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (2.09%) Microsoft Project
3 11 (1.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (1.53%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.84%) SPSS
6 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (2.65%) Oracle Financials
2 17 (2.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (0.42%) BASE24
3 3 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.42%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.28%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.14%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (2.51%) OpenShift
3 17 (2.37%) PaaS
4 16 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (1.81%) IaaS
6 6 (0.84%) IBM Blueworks
7 3 (0.42%) Office 365
8 2 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.28%) BrowserStack
8 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.28%) SaaS
9 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.14%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.14%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.14%) Firebase
9 1 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.14%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.14%) Serverless
9 1 (0.14%) Slack
9 1 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.20%) Internet
2 19 (2.65%) HTTP
3 13 (1.81%) Firewall
4 12 (1.67%) SAN
5 9 (1.25%) DNS
6 7 (0.97%) SSL
7 5 (0.70%) LDAP
7 5 (0.70%) WebEx
8 4 (0.56%) DHCP
8 4 (0.56%) WAN
9 3 (0.42%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.42%) LAN
9 3 (0.42%) SSH
9 3 (0.42%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.42%) Wireless
10 2 (0.28%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.28%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.28%) Multicast
10 2 (0.28%) Network Security
11 1 (0.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (9.19%) Base SAS
2 58 (8.08%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 55 (7.66%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 52 (7.24%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 46 (6.41%) SQL Server
6 41 (5.71%) DB2
6 41 (5.71%) MySQL
7 22 (3.06%) Relational Database
8 17 (2.37%) GIS
9 16 (2.23%) Oracle Database
10 14 (1.95%) MongoDB
11 11 (1.53%) MS Access
12 10 (1.39%) QlikView
13 8 (1.11%) Big Data
14 5 (0.70%) NoSQL
14 5 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.56%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 52 (7.24%) ProC
2 38 (5.29%) Jenkins
3 37 (5.15%) Git (software)
3 37 (5.15%) Selenium
4 33 (4.60%) Selenium IDE
4 33 (4.60%) WebDriver
5 28 (3.90%) JIRA
6 24 (3.34%) Bitbucket
7 22 (3.06%) Gradle
8 18 (2.51%) Subversion
9 14 (1.95%) Jasmine
10 13 (1.81%) Sonatype Nexus
11 12 (1.67%) ClearCase
12 11 (1.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 8 (1.11%) Lombardi
14 7 (0.97%) LoadRunner
15 6 (0.84%) Android Studio
15 6 (0.84%) JUnit
16 5 (0.70%) Cucumber
16 5 (0.70%) SonarQube
General
1 523 (72.84%) Finance
2 189 (26.32%) Investment Banking
3 154 (21.45%) Law
4 49 (6.82%) Retail Banking
5 46 (6.41%) Corporate Banking
6 38 (5.29%) Financial Institution
7 34 (4.74%) Advertising
8 27 (3.76%) Retail
9 11 (1.53%) Legal
10 10 (1.39%) International Banking
11 7 (0.97%) Marketing
11 7 (0.97%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.42%) Front Office
13 3 (0.42%) Games
13 3 (0.42%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.42%) Military
14 2 (0.28%) Billing
14 2 (0.28%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.14%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 143 (19.92%) Analyst
2 96 (13.37%) Developer
3 84 (11.70%) Consultant
4 56 (7.80%) Project Manager
5 52 (7.24%) SAS Consultant
6 51 (7.10%) Business Analyst
7 41 (5.71%) Architect
8 34 (4.74%) Applications Support
9 33 (4.60%) MySQL Developer
9 33 (4.60%) PHP Developer
9 33 (4.60%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 30 (4.18%) SAS Data Integration Studio Consultant
11 29 (4.04%) Senior Analyst
12 27 (3.76%) Java Developer
13 26 (3.62%) Agile Developer
13 26 (3.62%) Banking Analyst
14 22 (3.06%) Data Analyst
14 22 (3.06%) Solutions Architect
15 21 (2.92%) Senior Business Analyst
16 20 (2.79%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (12.40%) HTML
2 66 (9.19%) REST
3 65 (9.05%) CSS
4 64 (8.91%) HTML5
4 64 (8.91%) Web Services
5 60 (8.36%) SOAP
6 51 (7.10%) CSS3
7 47 (6.55%) Middleware
8 38 (5.29%) XML
9 36 (5.01%) Hibernate
9 36 (5.01%) J2EE
10 34 (4.74%) JSP
11 33 (4.60%) CakePHP
11 33 (4.60%) Laravel
11 33 (4.60%) Spring
12 30 (4.18%) jQuery
12 30 (4.18%) Servlets
13 29 (4.04%) EJB
14 28 (3.90%) .NET
15 24 (3.34%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 97 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (8.77%) Mobile App
3 52 (7.24%) User Experience
4 36 (5.01%) Management Information System
4 36 (5.01%) PMI
5 29 (4.04%) Computer Science
5 29 (4.04%) Contactless
6 25 (3.48%) Online Banking
7 24 (3.34%) Data Centre
7 24 (3.34%) Mainframe
8 15 (2.09%) Smartphone
9 13 (1.81%) RIA
10 12 (1.67%) Client/Server
10 12 (1.67%) Credit Risk
10 12 (1.67%) Handset
11 11 (1.53%) Greenfield Project
11 11 (1.53%) Mobile Banking
11 11 (1.53%) Virtual Team
12 10 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (1.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 104 (14.48%) Windows
2 82 (11.42%) Unix
3 48 (6.69%) Linux
4 43 (5.99%) Android
5 38 (5.29%) Apple iOS
6 27 (3.76%) Windows Server
7 13 (1.81%) AIX
8 7 (0.97%) HPUX
9 5 (0.70%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.42%) Solaris
11 3 (0.42%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.42%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.42%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (37.19%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (28.13%) Risk Management
3 178 (24.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 175 (24.37%) Wealth Management
5 121 (16.85%) Project Management
6 108 (15.04%) TDD
7 105 (14.62%) ITIL
8 103 (14.35%) SDLC
9 102 (14.21%) Analytics
10 92 (12.81%) Information Security
11 83 (11.56%) Waterfall
12 80 (11.14%) Software Engineering
13 71 (9.89%) Scrum
14 68 (9.47%) Infrastructure Management
15 65 (9.05%) MVC
16 55 (7.66%) Visual Analytics
17 54 (7.52%) Service Management
18 53 (7.38%) Business Analysis
19 51 (7.10%) BDD
20 50 (6.96%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 152 (21.17%) SQL
2 131 (18.25%) Java
3 119 (16.57%) JavaScript
4 52 (7.24%) PROC SQL
4 52 (7.24%) SAS Macro
5 50 (6.96%) PHP
6 32 (4.46%) PowerShell
7 30 (4.18%) Python
8 24 (3.34%) Shell Script
9 23 (3.20%) C#
10 15 (2.09%) C
10 15 (2.09%) C++
11 13 (1.81%) Perl
12 12 (1.67%) COBOL
13 11 (1.53%) Assembly Language
14 10 (1.39%) Apple Swift
14 10 (1.39%) Objective-C
15 9 (1.25%) Ruby
16 7 (0.97%) Scala
16 7 (0.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (6.69%) Degree
2 45 (6.27%) PMI Certification
3 21 (2.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (2.51%) ACCA
4 18 (2.51%) PMP
5 13 (1.81%) ISEB
6 11 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (1.25%) CISM
7 9 (1.25%) CISSP
7 9 (1.25%) ISTQB
8 7 (0.97%) APMG
9 6 (0.84%) SAS Certification
10 5 (0.70%) CRISC
10 5 (0.70%) Sun Certification
11 3 (0.42%) CCNP
11 3 (0.42%) CISA
11 3 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.42%) PgMP
12 1 (0.14%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.48%) PMO
2 19 (2.65%) SLA
3 18 (2.51%) QA
4 16 (2.23%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.97%) GDPR
5 7 (0.97%) PMBOK
6 6 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.70%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.70%) PSD2
8 4 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (0.28%) COBIT
9 2 (0.28%) MiFID
10 1 (0.14%) FATCA
10 1 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 19 (2.65%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.23%) XenApp
3 7 (0.97%) Docker
4 3 (0.42%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.28%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.14%) KVM
6 1 (0.14%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (3.20%) SCOM
2 19 (2.65%) Nagios
3 15 (2.09%) EdgeSight
4 14 (1.95%) Ganglia
5 10 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (1.11%) CA Wily
7 6 (0.84%) BladeLogic
8 5 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.70%) SCOrch
9 4 (0.56%) Netcool
10 3 (0.42%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.42%) SCCM
11 2 (0.28%) Control-M
12 1 (0.14%) Ansible
12 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Intune
12 1 (0.14%) Puppet
12 1 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 148 (20.61%) Oracle
2 80 (11.14%) Microsoft
3 33 (4.60%) Zend
4 26 (3.62%) IBM
5 22 (3.06%) HP
6 21 (2.92%) Tableau
7 19 (2.65%) Google
8 16 (2.23%) Splunk
8 16 (2.23%) Teradata
9 15 (2.09%) ServiceNow
10 14 (1.95%) AppDynamics
11 13 (1.81%) Citrix
12 12 (1.67%) Chordiant
13 8 (1.11%) Cognizant
13 8 (1.11%) Red Hat
13 8 (1.11%) SAP
14 7 (0.97%) 3PAR
14 7 (0.97%) Sun
15 6 (0.84%) Cisco
16 5 (0.70%) Salesforce.com