Period
to 21 April 2018

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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retail Banking
England > North West
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 301 324 299
Rank change year-on-year +23 -25 -80
Permanent jobs citing Retail Banking 69 42 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.53% 0.34% 0.33%
As % of the General category 1.28% 0.94% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 39 20 26
North West median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% - +15.79%
10th Percentile £30,000 £36,875 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,700 £85,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +11.11%

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 5,397 4,458 4,690
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 41.65% 36.18% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4,110 3,464 3,749
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 21 April 2018.

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 21 April 2018. 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 +13 64 £46,250 -7.50% 3
Manchester -21 2 £63,250 -9.64% 3
Retail Banking
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT jobs citing Retail 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 Retail Banking.

1 38 (55.07%) Agile Software Development
1 38 (55.07%) Banking
2 35 (50.72%) Information Security
3 34 (49.28%) Finance
4 29 (42.03%) Retail
5 28 (40.58%) Middleware
6 26 (37.68%) Customer Engagement
7 25 (36.23%) Degree
7 25 (36.23%) Management Information System
8 24 (34.78%) Test Automation
9 23 (33.33%) Jenkins
9 23 (33.33%) Scrum
9 23 (33.33%) Web Services
9 23 (33.33%) JIRA
10 21 (30.43%) RESTful
10 21 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (30.43%) Software Engineering
10 21 (30.43%) .NET
10 21 (30.43%) C#
10 21 (30.43%) SQL
10 21 (30.43%) T-SQL
10 21 (30.43%) MVC
10 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web API
10 21 (30.43%) Octopus Deploy
10 21 (30.43%) Git (software)
10 21 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 21 (30.43%) MSBuild
10 21 (30.43%) Secure Coding
10 21 (30.43%) SOLID
11 17 (24.64%) Xamarin

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 (13.04%) Sitefinity
1 9 (13.04%) WebSphere
2 7 (10.14%) Apache
2 7 (10.14%) Tomcat
2 7 (10.14%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (5.80%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.35%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) Hadoop
2 4 (5.80%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (4.35%) Big Data
3 3 (4.35%) Blockchain
3 3 (4.35%) QlikView
3 3 (4.35%) Spotfire
4 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 23 (33.33%) JIRA
2 21 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 21 (30.43%) MSBuild
2 21 (30.43%) Octopus Deploy
2 21 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.90%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.90%) Selenium
3 2 (2.90%) SOAtest
4 1 (1.45%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.45%) webpack
General
1 38 (55.07%) Banking
2 34 (49.28%) Finance
3 29 (42.03%) Retail
4 15 (21.74%) Investment Banking
5 12 (17.39%) Law
6 7 (10.14%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (4.35%) Legal
8 2 (2.90%) General Ledger
9 1 (1.45%) Italian Language
9 1 (1.45%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (24.64%) .NET Software Engineer
1 17 (24.64%) Software Engineer
2 14 (20.29%) Developer
3 9 (13.04%) Project Manager
3 9 (13.04%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
3 9 (13.04%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (10.14%) Middleware Engineer
4 7 (10.14%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Python Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Service Desk Manager
6 4 (5.80%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Digital Programme Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Information Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Information Security Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Programme Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Security Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (40.58%) Middleware
2 23 (33.33%) Web Services
3 21 (30.43%) .NET
3 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 21 (30.43%) RESTful
4 12 (17.39%) Castle Windsor
5 9 (13.04%) .NET Framework
6 4 (5.80%) Django
7 2 (2.90%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.90%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.90%) J2EE
7 2 (2.90%) JSON
7 2 (2.90%) Spring
7 2 (2.90%) XML
8 1 (1.45%) CSS
8 1 (1.45%) HTML
8 1 (1.45%) React
8 1 (1.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.45%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 25 (36.23%) Management Information System
2 13 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.70%) Fintech
4 5 (7.25%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (5.80%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.80%) Online Banking
5 4 (5.80%) Robotics
6 2 (2.90%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.90%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (2.90%) VSAM
7 1 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.04%) Linux
1 9 (13.04%) Unix
2 4 (5.80%) Windows
2 4 (5.80%) Windows 10
2 4 (5.80%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.90%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (55.07%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (50.72%) Information Security
3 26 (37.68%) Customer Engagement
4 24 (34.78%) Test Automation
5 23 (33.33%) Scrum
6 21 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (30.43%) MVC
6 21 (30.43%) Secure Coding
6 21 (30.43%) Software Engineering
6 21 (30.43%) SOLID
7 15 (21.74%) Wealth Management
8 13 (18.84%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (17.39%) Risk Management
10 9 (13.04%) Mentoring
11 8 (11.59%) Mobile Development
11 8 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (10.14%) Collaborative Working
13 6 (8.70%) Analytics
13 6 (8.70%) API Development
13 6 (8.70%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.43%) C#
1 21 (30.43%) SQL
1 21 (30.43%) T-SQL
2 14 (20.29%) Java
3 12 (17.39%) VB
4 9 (13.04%) VB.NET
5 4 (5.80%) Python
6 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.90%) REXX
7 1 (1.45%) C
7 1 (1.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (36.23%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) CISM
2 3 (4.35%) CISSP
2 3 (4.35%) CSSLP
2 3 (4.35%) PMP
3 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.90%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) PSD2
2 3 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) SCCM
2 2 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (24.64%) Xamarin
2 5 (7.25%) Ab Initio
3 4 (5.80%) Citrix
3 4 (5.80%) HP
3 4 (5.80%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.35%) Alteryx
4 3 (4.35%) Datameer
4 3 (4.35%) Lavastorm
4 3 (4.35%) Tableau
5 2 (2.90%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (2.90%) Informatica
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle