Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retail Banking
England > North West
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 306 332 301
Rank change year-on-year +26 -31 -40
Permanent jobs citing Retail Banking 60 23 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.47% 0.19% 0.40%
As % of the General category 1.11% 0.52% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 31 18 36
North West median annual salary £48,000 £68,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.18% +25.00% +29.41%
10th Percentile £32,500 £45,000 £31,875
90th Percentile £69,000 £82,750 £70,125
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +4.76%

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 5,429 4,410 4,653
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 42.92% 35.77% 38.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3,993 3,494 3,748
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -1.84% +1.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +11 53 £50,000 -13.04% 4
Manchester -14 4 £24,000 -68.00%
Retail Banking
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 38 (63.33%) Banking
2 32 (53.33%) Finance
3 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (33.33%) Information Security
5 18 (30.00%) Retail
5 18 (30.00%) Customer Engagement
6 16 (26.67%) Risk Management
7 14 (23.33%) Java
8 12 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (20.00%) .NET
9 11 (18.33%) Law
9 11 (18.33%) Investment Banking
9 11 (18.33%) Wealth Management
10 10 (16.67%) Web Services
10 10 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 10 (16.67%) Line Management
11 9 (15.00%) Customer-Centricity
11 9 (15.00%) C#
11 9 (15.00%) SQL
11 9 (15.00%) Middleware
12 8 (13.33%) Scrum
12 8 (13.33%) VB
13 7 (11.67%) Unix
13 7 (11.67%) Linux
13 7 (11.67%) WebSphere
13 7 (11.67%) JIRA
13 7 (11.67%) Waterfall
13 7 (11.67%) Mobile Banking
14 6 (10.00%) Jenkins
14 6 (10.00%) PSD2

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 7 (11.67%) WebSphere
2 5 (8.33%) Apache
2 5 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (5.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (1.67%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (6.67%) MySQL
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.00%) Big Data
3 3 (5.00%) Blockchain
3 3 (5.00%) QlikView
3 3 (5.00%) Spotfire
4 2 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) JIRA
2 6 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (10.00%) Selenium
3 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.67%) MSBuild
3 4 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.67%) TestNG
3 4 (6.67%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.33%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.67%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.67%) webpack
General
1 38 (63.33%) Banking
2 32 (53.33%) Finance
3 18 (30.00%) Retail
4 11 (18.33%) Investment Banking
4 11 (18.33%) Law
5 4 (6.67%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (6.67%) Italian Language
5 4 (6.67%) Spanish Language
5 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.33%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) Project Manager
2 13 (21.67%) Developer
3 6 (10.00%) Analyst
4 5 (8.33%) Middleware Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Programme Manager
4 5 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Business Change Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Business Change Project Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Business Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Business Project Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Change Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Project Change Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Change Project Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Digital Programme Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Process Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Process Improvement Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Technical Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.00%) .NET
2 10 (16.67%) Web Services
3 9 (15.00%) Middleware
4 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (6.67%) Castle Windsor
4 4 (6.67%) RESTful
5 2 (3.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.33%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.33%) J2EE
5 2 (3.33%) JSON
5 2 (3.33%) Spring
5 2 (3.33%) XML
6 1 (1.67%) CSS
6 1 (1.67%) HTML
6 1 (1.67%) React
6 1 (1.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.67%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Mobile Banking
2 6 (10.00%) Fintech
3 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.33%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.00%) Online Banking
4 3 (5.00%) Robotics
5 2 (3.33%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.33%) VSAM
6 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Linux
1 7 (11.67%) Unix
2 4 (6.67%) Android
2 4 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (33.33%) Information Security
3 18 (30.00%) Customer Engagement
4 16 (26.67%) Risk Management
5 12 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (18.33%) Wealth Management
7 10 (16.67%) Line Management
7 10 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 9 (15.00%) Customer-Centricity
9 8 (13.33%) Scrum
10 7 (11.67%) Waterfall
11 6 (10.00%) API Development
11 6 (10.00%) Change Management
12 5 (8.33%) DevOps
12 5 (8.33%) Programme Management
12 5 (8.33%) Supplier Management
13 4 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (6.67%) Matrix Management
13 4 (6.67%) Software Engineering
13 4 (6.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.33%) Java
2 9 (15.00%) C#
2 9 (15.00%) SQL
3 8 (13.33%) VB
4 5 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.67%) PHP
5 4 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.33%) REXX
7 1 (1.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) ISEB
3 2 (3.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.33%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.33%) PMP
4 1 (1.67%) CISA
4 1 (1.67%) CISSP
4 1 (1.67%) CNE
4 1 (1.67%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (1.67%) MCSE
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.67%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) PSD2
2 4 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (8.33%) Ab Initio
2 4 (6.67%) HP
3 3 (5.00%) Alteryx
3 3 (5.00%) Datameer
3 3 (5.00%) Lavastorm
3 3 (5.00%) Tableau
4 2 (3.33%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (3.33%) Informatica
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle
4 2 (3.33%) Xamarin