Period
to 16 July 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Investment Banking over the 6 months to 16 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Investment Banking
England > North West
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 307 138 309
Rank change year-on-year -169 +171 +6
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 34 309 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.32% 2.46% 0.50%
As % of the General category 0.92% 6.18% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 16 47 23
North West median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +33.33% -33.33%
10th Percentile £32,063 £32,800 £27,600
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,000 £60,250
England median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% - -

Investment 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 3,702 5,002 5,152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 35.20% 39.78% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2,431 3,795 3,888
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,955 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking in the North West

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Investment Banking in the North West

Investment Banking
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Investment Banking in the North West over the 6 months to 16 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Investment Banking in the North West

Investment 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 Investment Banking within the North West region over the 6 months to 16 July 2019. 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 -82 29 £65,000 +8.33%
Manchester -25 3 £52,500 -11.02%
Merseyside +7 2 £19,250 -60.31% 1
Investment Banking
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 2019, IT jobs citing Investment Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 34 (100.00%) Banking
2 28 (82.35%) Wealth Management
3 18 (52.94%) Risk Management
4 15 (44.12%) Law
5 14 (41.18%) Finance
5 14 (41.18%) DevOps
6 11 (32.35%) Test Automation
6 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (26.47%) Java
8 8 (23.53%) C
8 8 (23.53%) Cryptography
8 8 (23.53%) Information Security
8 8 (23.53%) Docker
9 7 (20.59%) SDLC
10 6 (17.65%) Project Management
10 6 (17.65%) Change Management
10 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
10 6 (17.65%) JIRA
10 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
11 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (14.71%) Linux
12 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
12 4 (11.76%) Quality Management
12 4 (11.76%) GIS
12 4 (11.76%) Workflow
12 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
12 4 (11.76%) OOP
12 4 (11.76%) Python
12 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
12 4 (11.76%) SharePoint

Investment 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 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) ATM
1 1 (2.94%) Extranet
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
1 1 (2.94%) LAN
1 1 (2.94%) WAN
1 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) GIS
2 2 (5.88%) MariaDB
2 2 (5.88%) MySQL
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.94%) OLTP
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
1 6 (17.65%) JIRA
2 4 (11.76%) Xcode
3 2 (5.88%) Gradle
3 2 (5.88%) Selenium
4 1 (2.94%) Ant
4 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.94%) JUnit
4 1 (2.94%) Maven
4 1 (2.94%) Mockito
4 1 (2.94%) MSI
4 1 (2.94%) VersaTest
General
1 34 (100.00%) Banking
2 15 (44.12%) Law
3 14 (41.18%) Finance
4 2 (5.88%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) C Developer
4 4 (11.76%) iOS Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Objective-C Developer
4 4 (11.76%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Security Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Security Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Security Solutions Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Senior C Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior iOS Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.88%) IT Assistant
6 2 (5.88%) Ruby Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
2 3 (8.82%) jQuery
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Flex
3 1 (2.94%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.94%) J2EE
3 1 (2.94%) Node.js
3 1 (2.94%) React
3 1 (2.94%) RESTful
3 1 (2.94%) Spring
3 1 (2.94%) Spring Boot
3 1 (2.94%) Struts
3 1 (2.94%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
1 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.94%) Cloud Native
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) EMV
3 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.94%) Tandem
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Apple iOS
3 3 (8.82%) Unix
3 3 (8.82%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) Solaris
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) Wealth Management
2 18 (52.94%) Risk Management
3 14 (41.18%) DevOps
4 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (32.35%) Test Automation
5 8 (23.53%) Cryptography
5 8 (23.53%) Information Security
6 7 (20.59%) SDLC
7 6 (17.65%) Change Management
7 6 (17.65%) Project Management
8 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
8 4 (11.76%) Extreme Programming
8 4 (11.76%) OOP
8 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
8 4 (11.76%) Quality Management
8 4 (11.76%) Security Architecture
8 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 4 (11.76%) Time Management
8 4 (11.76%) Use Case
8 4 (11.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) Java
2 8 (23.53%) C
3 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.76%) C#
4 4 (11.76%) C++
4 4 (11.76%) Go
4 4 (11.76%) Java 8
4 4 (11.76%) Objective-C
4 4 (11.76%) Python
4 4 (11.76%) Ruby
5 2 (5.88%) SQL
6 1 (2.94%) COBOL
6 1 (2.94%) Perl
6 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) CCIE
2 1 (2.94%) CCIE Routing and Switching
2 1 (2.94%) CCNP
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 4 (11.76%) PMO
1 4 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Docker
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Ansible
1 4 (11.76%) Kubernetes
1 4 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (11.76%) Puppet
2 1 (2.94%) AppDNA
2 1 (2.94%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (2.94%) Dell
4 1 (2.94%) EMC
4 1 (2.94%) Isilon
4 1 (2.94%) NetApp