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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Investment Banking
England / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 225 219
Rank change year-on-year -1 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 45 9 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.67% 0.16% 0.50%
As % of the General category 1.66% 0.42% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 30
Median salary £29,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -58.57% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,375 £68,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £74,000 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% -  

Investment 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 2705 2128 2473
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 40.04% 38.40% 38.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1999 1744 1943
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

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Investment Banking as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 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 +9 42 £50,000 -29.82% 2
Merseyside -7 2 £27,250 -
Manchester -26 1 £30,000 -57.14% 1
Investment Banking
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Investment 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 Investment Banking.

1 62 (100.00%) Banking
2 46 (74.19%) Wealth Management
3 43 (69.35%) Risk Management
4 32 (51.61%) Finance
5 24 (38.71%) Windows
6 23 (37.10%) Management Information System
7 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (30.65%) SDLC
9 18 (29.03%) ITIL
10 13 (20.97%) SQL
11 12 (19.35%) Java
11 12 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (17.74%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (17.74%) Software Engineering
13 10 (16.13%) Degree
13 10 (16.13%) Oracle
13 10 (16.13%) Service Management
14 9 (14.52%) Project Management
15 8 (12.90%) Web Services
15 8 (12.90%) Linux
15 8 (12.90%) Information Security
15 8 (12.90%) TDD
15 8 (12.90%) Test Automation
15 8 (12.90%) Waterfall
16 7 (11.29%) Open Source
16 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
16 7 (11.29%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (11.29%) Change Management
16 7 (11.29%) Analytics
17 6 (9.68%) Opscode Chef

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 5 (8.06%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.45%) SAS
3 3 (4.84%) IIS
3 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.23%) Confluence
5 1 (1.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.61%) SAP EP
5 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.61%) Acrobat
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.84%) PaaS
2 2 (3.23%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) Internet
2 3 (4.84%) DNS
2 3 (4.84%) Firewall
2 3 (4.84%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (4.84%) Network Security
2 3 (4.84%) SSH
3 2 (3.23%) DMZ
3 2 (3.23%) HTTP
3 2 (3.23%) WebEx
4 1 (1.61%) DHCP
4 1 (1.61%) Intranet
4 1 (1.61%) LAN
4 1 (1.61%) NAS
4 1 (1.61%) SAN
4 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) Apache Hive
2 4 (6.45%) Data Mining
2 4 (6.45%) GIS
2 4 (6.45%) Hadoop
2 4 (6.45%) Impala
3 2 (3.23%) DB2
3 2 (3.23%) Maltego
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.61%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
1 5 (8.06%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.84%) JUnit
2 3 (4.84%) SonarQube
2 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.23%) Bitbucket
3 2 (3.23%) Gradle
3 2 (3.23%) Jasmine
3 2 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.61%) Grunt
4 1 (1.61%) gulp
4 1 (1.61%) Maven
4 1 (1.61%) Selenium
4 1 (1.61%) Subversion
4 1 (1.61%) Visual Composer
4 1 (1.61%) webpack
General
1 62 (100.00%) Banking
2 32 (51.61%) Finance
3 4 (6.45%) Law
4 3 (4.84%) Retail
5 2 (3.23%) Legal
5 2 (3.23%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.61%) Billing
6 1 (1.61%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.61%) German Language
6 1 (1.61%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (27.42%) Analyst
2 13 (20.97%) Developer
3 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (8.06%) Java Developer
4 5 (8.06%) PHP Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Business Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Service Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Applications Support
6 3 (4.84%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (4.84%) Messaging Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Middleware Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Security Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Service Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Support Specialist
6 3 (4.84%) Technical Support
7 2 (3.23%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) LAMP Developer
7 2 (3.23%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Service Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) Web Services
2 6 (9.68%) Node.js
3 5 (8.06%) .NET
3 5 (8.06%) .NET Framework
3 5 (8.06%) LAMP
3 5 (8.06%) RESTful
3 5 (8.06%) Spring
4 4 (6.45%) HTML
4 4 (6.45%) JSON
5 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.84%) CSS
5 3 (4.84%) CSS3
5 3 (4.84%) Hibernate
5 3 (4.84%) HTML5
5 3 (4.84%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (4.84%) Middleware
5 3 (4.84%) REST
5 3 (4.84%) SOAP
5 3 (4.84%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (4.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (37.10%) Management Information System
2 12 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.06%) Hedge funds
3 5 (8.06%) User Experience
4 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.45%) Mainframe
5 3 (4.84%) PKI
6 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.23%) CMDB
6 2 (3.23%) Contactless
6 2 (3.23%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (3.23%) Cybercrime
6 2 (3.23%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (3.23%) Fintech
6 2 (3.23%) Internet of Things
6 2 (3.23%) iPad
6 2 (3.23%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (3.23%) PMI
7 1 (1.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.61%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 24 (38.71%) Windows
2 8 (12.90%) Linux
3 6 (9.68%) AIX
4 5 (8.06%) Unix
4 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
4 5 (8.06%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.23%) Solaris
7 1 (1.61%) Android
7 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.61%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (74.19%) Wealth Management
2 43 (69.35%) Risk Management
3 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (30.65%) SDLC
5 18 (29.03%) ITIL
6 11 (17.74%) Software Engineering
6 11 (17.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (16.13%) Service Management
8 9 (14.52%) Project Management
9 8 (12.90%) Information Security
9 8 (12.90%) TDD
9 8 (12.90%) Test Automation
9 8 (12.90%) Waterfall
10 7 (11.29%) Analytics
10 7 (11.29%) Change Management
10 7 (11.29%) Open Source
11 6 (9.68%) Microservices
11 6 (9.68%) OOP
11 6 (9.68%) Test Strategy
12 5 (8.06%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.97%) SQL
2 12 (19.35%) Java
3 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.68%) Python
4 5 (8.06%) Perl
4 5 (8.06%) PHP
5 4 (6.45%) R
6 3 (4.84%) C#
6 3 (4.84%) VBScript
7 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.23%) VB
8 1 (1.61%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.61%) C
8 1 (1.61%) C++
8 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.61%) Ruby
8 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Degree
2 7 (11.29%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (8.06%) Sun Certification
4 3 (4.84%) CISSP
5 2 (3.23%) MOS
5 2 (3.23%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.61%) CCNA
6 1 (1.61%) CISA
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.61%) CRISC
6 1 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) SLA
2 3 (4.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.84%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (4.84%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.84%) QA
3 1 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.61%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) Docker
2 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.61%) KVM
2 1 (1.61%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.84%) BladeLogic
2 3 (4.84%) CA Wily
3 2 (3.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (3.23%) Netcool
3 2 (3.23%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Oracle
2 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.06%) Citrix
3 5 (8.06%) Sun
4 4 (6.45%) IBM
5 3 (4.84%) BMC
5 3 (4.84%) CA
5 3 (4.84%) HP
6 2 (3.23%) Adobe
6 2 (3.23%) Palantir
6 2 (3.23%) SAP
6 2 (3.23%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.61%) Apigee
7 1 (1.61%) McAfee
7 1 (1.61%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.61%) NCR
7 1 (1.61%) Remedy
7 1 (1.61%) Symantec
7 1 (1.61%) VMware
Cheshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £32000.00 per annum + Bens and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £15500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago