Period
to 28 November 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 28 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
28 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 38 54 55
Rank change year-on-year +16 +1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Banking 10 13 20
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.14% 2.38% 3.48%
As % of the General category 10.53% 8.18% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 10
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +29.03% +3.33%
10th Percentile £31,325 £30,300 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,375
UK median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +4.00%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 95 159 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 29.87% 29.12% 32.58%
Number of salaries quoted 51 97 121
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +6.74% +18.67%
10th Percentile £36,250 £27,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +2.80% +7.00%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Banking as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Northern Ireland

Banking
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Banking in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Banking in Northern Ireland

Banking
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Banking in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 28 November 2020.

Salary histogram for Banking in Northern Ireland

Banking
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 28 November 2020. 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
County Antrim +24 9 £50,000 - 1
Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 28 November 2020, IT jobs citing 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Banking.

1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Spring
2 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) Spring Boot
2 4 (40.00%) Fintech
2 4 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Java 8
3 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Time Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Mapping
5 1 (10.00%) Drools
5 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (10.00%) Azure
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
5 1 (10.00%) UAT Lead
5 1 (10.00%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Spring
1 4 (40.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (10.00%) Drools
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (10.00%) Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (40.00%) Fintech
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Data Mapping
3 2 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Decision Table
4 1 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Java 8
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA