The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 58 26 38
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +12
Permanent jobs citing Banking 91 149 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.06% 7.30% 5.49%
As % of the General category 11.14% 16.28% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 73 138 72
Average salary £56,500 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £35,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £55,000 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Banking
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

General Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
817 915 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 36.42% 44.83% 35.18%
Number of salaries quoted 724 817 458
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Banking across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Banking
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Banking across the Birmingham region.

Banking Salary Trend in Birmingham

Banking
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Banking across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Banking Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Banking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Banking.

1 146 (78.07%) Finance
2 57 (30.48%) Investment Banking
3 42 (22.46%) Project Management
4 41 (21.93%) Telecoms
5 36 (19.25%) ITIL
5 36 (19.25%) Degree
6 35 (18.72%) Retail
7 34 (18.18%) SQL
8 28 (14.97%) UNIX
8 28 (14.97%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (11.76%) Equities
9 22 (11.76%) Incident Management
10 21 (11.23%) QA
10 21 (11.23%) Java
11 20 (10.70%) Time Management
12 19 (10.16%) Derivative
13 18 (9.63%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (9.63%) People Management
14 17 (9.09%) Problem Management
14 17 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 16 (8.56%) C#
15 16 (8.56%) Retail Banking
15 16 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (8.02%) Mentoring
16 15 (8.02%) PRINCE2
16 15 (8.02%) Sun
16 15 (8.02%) Service Management
17 14 (7.49%) Shell Script
17 14 (7.49%) Fixed Income
18 13 (6.95%) Oracle

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Banking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.60%) IIS
2 2 (1.07%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.53%) SAS
3 1 (0.53%) JBoss
3 1 (0.53%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.60%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.60%) MS Office
3 2 (1.07%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.53%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (0.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.14%) Firewall
2 2 (1.07%) Network Security
3 1 (0.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.67%) Oracle Database
2 5 (2.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.14%) KDB
4 3 (1.60%) MS Access
4 3 (1.60%) EDRMS
5 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.53%) MarkLogic
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.53%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 9 (4.81%) JIRA
2 7 (3.74%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.74%) Ant
3 3 (1.60%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.07%) NUnit
4 2 (1.07%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (1.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 146 (78.07%) Finance
2 57 (30.48%) Investment Banking
3 41 (21.93%) Telecoms
4 35 (18.72%) Retail
5 16 (8.56%) Retail Banking
6 8 (4.28%) Manufacturing
7 7 (3.74%) Legal
7 7 (3.74%) Corporate Banking
8 6 (3.21%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (2.67%) Front Office
9 5 (2.67%) Back Office
10 3 (1.60%) Games
11 2 (1.07%) Billing
11 2 (1.07%) Marketing
12 1 (0.53%) International Banking
12 1 (0.53%) Electronics
12 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (20.86%) Analyst
2 35 (18.72%) Project Manager
3 26 (13.90%) Business Analyst
4 19 (10.16%) Developer
4 19 (10.16%) Applications Support
5 12 (6.42%) Senior Manager
6 11 (5.88%) Test Manager
6 11 (5.88%) Incident Manager
7 10 (5.35%) Java Developer
7 10 (5.35%) Architect
8 9 (4.81%) Senior Project Manager
9 8 (4.28%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (4.28%) Consultant
9 8 (4.28%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.28%) Major Incident Manager
10 6 (3.21%) Service Management Analyst
10 6 (3.21%) Banking Business Analyst
10 6 (3.21%) Service Analyst
10 6 (3.21%) Programme Manager
10 6 (3.21%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.88%) XML
1 11 (5.88%) HTML
2 9 (4.81%) .NET
2 9 (4.81%) CSS
2 9 (4.81%) HTML5
3 8 (4.28%) JSON
3 8 (4.28%) AngularJS
3 8 (4.28%) Ajax
4 7 (3.74%) PhoneGap
4 7 (3.74%) jQuery
5 5 (2.67%) JMS
6 3 (1.60%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.07%) REST
7 2 (1.07%) WPF
7 2 (1.07%) Silverlight
7 2 (1.07%) NHibernate
7 2 (1.07%) J2EE
8 1 (0.53%) Middleware
8 1 (0.53%) SAP XI
8 1 (0.53%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.76%) Equities
2 19 (10.16%) Derivative
3 17 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (7.49%) Fixed Income
6 8 (4.28%) Credit Risk
7 7 (3.74%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.74%) User Experience
8 3 (1.60%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.60%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.60%) Market Risk
9 2 (1.07%) Clustering
9 2 (1.07%) Economics
9 2 (1.07%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.07%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.07%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.53%) DTV
10 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.53%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 28 (14.97%) UNIX
2 12 (6.42%) Windows
3 9 (4.81%) Apple iOS
4 8 (4.28%) Windows 8
5 7 (3.74%) Android
6 4 (2.14%) Linux
7 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (22.46%) Project Management
2 36 (19.25%) ITIL
3 28 (14.97%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 20 (10.70%) Time Management
6 18 (9.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (9.63%) People Management
7 17 (9.09%) Problem Management
8 15 (8.02%) PRINCE2
8 15 (8.02%) Service Management
8 15 (8.02%) Mentoring
9 13 (6.95%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (6.42%) Coaching
11 11 (5.88%) Change Management
12 10 (5.35%) PRINCE
12 10 (5.35%) Business Analysis
13 9 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (4.28%) Test Scripting
14 8 (4.28%) Unit Testing
14 8 (4.28%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (18.18%) SQL
2 21 (11.23%) Java
3 16 (8.56%) C#
4 14 (7.49%) Shell Script
5 8 (4.28%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.60%) VB
7 2 (1.07%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.07%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.07%) ActionScript
7 2 (1.07%) VBA
7 2 (1.07%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (0.53%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.53%) ABAP
8 1 (0.53%) Perl
8 1 (0.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 36 (19.25%) Degree
2 8 (4.28%) SC Cleared
2 8 (4.28%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.67%) CISA
4 4 (2.14%) ISEB
5 3 (1.60%) CISSP
5 3 (1.60%) CISM
5 3 (1.60%) CRISC
5 3 (1.60%) PCI QSA
6 2 (1.07%) CIMA
6 2 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.07%) CCNP
6 2 (1.07%) CCNA
6 2 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.07%) ACCA
7 1 (0.53%) PMP
7 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.23%) QA
2 3 (1.60%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.60%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.07%) EMIR
3 2 (1.07%) MiFID
4 1 (0.53%) FATCA
4 1 (0.53%) SLA
4 1 (0.53%) AIFMD
Systems Management
1 5 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.14%) ITRS Geneos
2 4 (2.14%) Netcool
2 4 (2.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (8.02%) Sun
2 13 (6.95%) Oracle
3 11 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.28%) HP
5 7 (3.74%) Sencha
6 4 (2.14%) CheckPoint
6 4 (2.14%) Juniper
6 4 (2.14%) IBM
7 3 (1.60%) Cisco
7 3 (1.60%) SAP
8 2 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.07%) Murex
8 2 (1.07%) Appcelerator
8 2 (1.07%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.53%) TOWER Software
9 1 (0.53%) Cognos
9 1 (0.53%) CODA
9 1 (0.53%) JD Edwards
Birmingham
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + OTE £70k, Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life & Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + career, benefits, bonuses,
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Lewis Paige
Salary: £36000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago