Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail Banking over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retail Banking
England > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 302 317 288
Rank change year-on-year +15 -29 0
Permanent jobs citing Retail Banking 72 38 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.55% 0.30% 0.69%
As % of the General category 1.29% 0.83% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 29 31 48
North West median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £53,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +17.37% +18.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £45,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +1.85%

Retail 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 5599 4553 4949
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 42.57% 36.54% 37.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4089 3682 3931
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -1.23% +1.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail Banking in the North West

Retail Banking
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Retail Banking in the North West

Retail Banking
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail Banking in the North West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Retail Banking in the North West

Retail 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 Retail Banking within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 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 +33 59 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Manchester -33 13 £42,500 -34.62%
Retail Banking
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Retail 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 Retail Banking.

1 49 (68.06%) Banking
2 37 (51.39%) Finance
3 35 (48.61%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (25.00%) Java
4 18 (25.00%) Web Services
4 18 (25.00%) Android
4 18 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 17 (23.61%) Customer Engagement
5 17 (23.61%) Retail
5 17 (23.61%) Information Security
6 16 (22.22%) Waterfall
7 15 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (19.44%) Scrum
8 14 (19.44%) Risk Management
8 14 (19.44%) Project Management
9 13 (18.06%) Windows
9 13 (18.06%) TDD
10 12 (16.67%) Smartphone
10 12 (16.67%) Handset
10 12 (16.67%) DB2
10 12 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 12 (16.67%) SQL
10 12 (16.67%) Oracle
10 12 (16.67%) Client/Server
10 12 (16.67%) BDD
10 12 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (15.28%) Test Automation
12 10 (13.89%) Customer-Centricity
13 9 (12.50%) Computer Science
13 9 (12.50%) .NET

Retail 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 9 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 6 (8.33%) CICS
2 6 (8.33%) Confluence
2 6 (8.33%) JBoss
2 6 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.33%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.17%) Apache
3 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.78%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
1 6 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) IBM Blueworks
1 2 (2.78%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.67%) DB2
2 6 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.94%) MySQL
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.78%) Big Data
4 2 (2.78%) Blockchain
4 2 (2.78%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.78%) QlikView
4 2 (2.78%) Spotfire
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) JIRA
2 7 (9.72%) Subversion
3 6 (8.33%) Bitbucket
3 6 (8.33%) ClearCase
3 6 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 6 (8.33%) Lombardi
3 6 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (5.56%) Selenium
4 4 (5.56%) TestNG
4 4 (5.56%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.78%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.39%) SonarQube
General
1 49 (68.06%) Banking
2 37 (51.39%) Finance
3 17 (23.61%) Retail
4 6 (8.33%) Law
5 4 (5.56%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (5.56%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.56%) Italian Language
5 4 (5.56%) Spanish Language
5 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.17%) Legal
7 2 (2.78%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.39%) Back Office
8 1 (1.39%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (18.06%) Project Manager
2 12 (16.67%) Architect
2 12 (16.67%) Mobile Solutions Architect
2 12 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (9.72%) Analyst
3 7 (9.72%) Developer
4 6 (8.33%) Designer
4 6 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
4 6 (8.33%) Senior Architect
4 6 (8.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 4 (5.56%) Business Change Manager
5 4 (5.56%) Business Change Project Manager
5 4 (5.56%) Business Manager
5 4 (5.56%) Business Project Manager
5 4 (5.56%) Change Manager
5 4 (5.56%) Project Change Manager
5 4 (5.56%) Test Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) Change Project Manager
6 3 (4.17%) Middleware Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) Security Compliance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.00%) Web Services
2 9 (12.50%) .NET
3 7 (9.72%) Hibernate
3 7 (9.72%) SOAP
4 6 (8.33%) EJB
4 6 (8.33%) HTML
4 6 (8.33%) J2EE
4 6 (8.33%) JMS
4 6 (8.33%) jQuery
4 6 (8.33%) JSP
4 6 (8.33%) RESTful
4 6 (8.33%) Servlets
4 6 (8.33%) Struts
4 6 (8.33%) WSDL
4 6 (8.33%) XML
4 6 (8.33%) XSD
5 3 (4.17%) Middleware
6 1 (1.39%) Java EE
6 1 (1.39%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 12 (16.67%) Handset
1 12 (16.67%) Smartphone
2 9 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.33%) Mainframe
3 6 (8.33%) PMI
4 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.17%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (4.17%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (4.17%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.78%) Contactless
5 2 (2.78%) Fintech
5 2 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.78%) Robotics
6 1 (1.39%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.39%) iPhone
6 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.00%) Android
1 18 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 13 (18.06%) Windows
3 4 (5.56%) Linux
4 3 (4.17%) Unix
5 1 (1.39%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (48.61%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (23.61%) Customer Engagement
2 17 (23.61%) Information Security
3 16 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 15 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (19.44%) Project Management
5 14 (19.44%) Risk Management
5 14 (19.44%) Scrum
6 13 (18.06%) TDD
7 12 (16.67%) BDD
8 11 (15.28%) Test Automation
9 10 (13.89%) Customer-Centricity
10 8 (11.11%) API Development
10 8 (11.11%) Machine Learning
10 8 (11.11%) Service Management
10 8 (11.11%) Use Case
11 7 (9.72%) Line Management
11 7 (9.72%) Programme Management
11 7 (9.72%) SDLC
11 7 (9.72%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.00%) Java
2 12 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 12 (16.67%) SQL
3 6 (8.33%) Assembly Language
3 6 (8.33%) C#
3 6 (8.33%) COBOL
4 5 (6.94%) PHP
4 5 (6.94%) VB
4 5 (6.94%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) PMI Certification
2 5 (6.94%) Degree
3 4 (5.56%) ISEB
4 3 (4.17%) CISA
4 3 (4.17%) CISSP
4 3 (4.17%) CNE
4 3 (4.17%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (4.17%) MCSE
4 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.17%) Novell Certification
4 3 (4.17%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) PMO
2 2 (2.78%) PSD2
3 1 (1.39%) GDPR
Vendors
1 12 (16.67%) Oracle
2 6 (8.33%) Chordiant
2 6 (8.33%) IBM
2 6 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.78%) Ab Initio
3 2 (2.78%) Alteryx
3 2 (2.78%) Datameer
3 2 (2.78%) HP
3 2 (2.78%) Lavastorm
3 2 (2.78%) Tableau
4 1 (1.39%) Cognizant