Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 44 28
Rank change year-on-year -14 -16 +3
Permanent jobs citing Banking 22 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.51% 4.60% 6.23%
As % of the General category 13.92% 9.77% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 16
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -38.78% +44.12%
10th Percentile £25,750 £28,250 £41,875
90th Percentile £64,125 £56,875 £75,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +4.17%

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 158 215 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 25.24% 47.05% 36.26%
Number of salaries quoted 93 106 99
Northern Ireland median annual salary £41,500 £39,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.41% -13.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,625 £21,650
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,875 £66,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% -

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Northern Ireland

Banking
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Banking in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Banking in Northern Ireland

Banking
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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 -8 22 £37,500 - 12
Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 15 (68.18%) Finance
2 14 (63.64%) Java
3 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
3 9 (40.91%) User Stories
4 6 (27.27%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) Investment Banking
5 5 (22.73%) Oracle
5 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
5 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
5 5 (22.73%) Degree
6 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) TDD
6 4 (18.18%) Unix
7 3 (13.64%) J2EE
7 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
7 3 (13.64%) Replication
7 3 (13.64%) Linux
7 3 (13.64%) N-Tier
7 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
7 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (13.64%) HP
7 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
7 3 (13.64%) Derivative
7 3 (13.64%) Requirements Management
7 3 (13.64%) JIRA
7 3 (13.64%) QA
7 3 (13.64%) Selenium
7 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (13.64%) Data Guard
7 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (9.09%) Big Data
4 1 (4.55%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
1 3 (13.64%) Selenium
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) TestComplete
General
1 15 (68.18%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Java Engineer
1 9 (40.91%) Java Software Engineer
1 9 (40.91%) Software Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) DBA
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Scala Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Scala Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) J2EE
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Derivative
1 3 (13.64%) N-Tier
1 3 (13.64%) Replication
2 2 (9.09%) Equities
2 2 (9.09%) Fixed Income
2 2 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.55%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Unix
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
1 9 (40.91%) User Stories
2 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) TDD
4 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
4 3 (13.64%) Issue Tracking
4 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.64%) Requirements Management
5 2 (9.09%) BDD
5 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) E-business
5 2 (9.09%) Manual Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.55%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
3 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
4 2 (9.09%) Kotlin
4 2 (9.09%) R
4 2 (9.09%) Scala
4 2 (9.09%) VBA
5 1 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Data Guard
1 3 (13.64%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) HP