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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 48 50 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -22
Permanent jobs citing Banking 91 78 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.51% 3.96% 6.79%
As % of the General category 12.98% 9.01% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 79 70 115
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
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
701 866 999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.75% 43.98% 49.53%
Number of salaries quoted 530 733 849
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 July 2015.

Banking Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

1 140 (73.30%) Finance
2 46 (24.08%) Telecoms
2 46 (24.08%) Retail
3 44 (23.04%) Java
4 39 (20.42%) UNIX
5 38 (19.90%) Retail Banking
6 35 (18.32%) SQL
7 31 (16.23%) Software Testing
8 28 (14.66%) ITIL
9 27 (14.14%) WebSphere
10 25 (13.09%) QA
11 24 (12.57%) Enterprise Software
11 24 (12.57%) Linux
12 23 (12.04%) Oracle
12 23 (12.04%) SQL Server
13 22 (11.52%) TCP/IP
13 22 (11.52%) Investment Banking
13 22 (11.52%) Stakeholder Management
14 20 (10.47%) SOA
14 20 (10.47%) ISTQB
15 19 (9.95%) User Acceptance Testing
15 19 (9.95%) Time Management
15 19 (9.95%) XML
15 19 (9.95%) Project Management
16 18 (9.42%) Windows
16 18 (9.42%) DB2
16 18 (9.42%) WebSphere Application Server
16 18 (9.42%) HTML
16 18 (9.42%) ISEB
17 17 (8.90%) ITIL Certification

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 27 (14.14%) WebSphere
2 18 (9.42%) WebSphere Application Server
3 17 (8.90%) JBoss
4 3 (1.57%) MQSeries
4 3 (1.57%) CICS
5 2 (1.05%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.52%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.52%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 16 (8.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.62%) MS Office
3 4 (2.09%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 7 (3.66%) Temenos T24
2 2 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.05%) Finacle
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.52%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (0.52%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.52%) TCP/IP
2 15 (7.85%) SSL
3 13 (6.81%) Firewall
4 5 (2.62%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (2.09%) Network Security
5 4 (2.09%) OSPF
5 4 (2.09%) BGP
6 3 (1.57%) LAN
6 3 (1.57%) WAN
7 2 (1.05%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.05%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.05%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (0.52%) PABX
8 1 (0.52%) FWSM
8 1 (0.52%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.04%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.42%) DB2
3 15 (7.85%) RDBMS
3 15 (7.85%) NoSQL
3 15 (7.85%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.57%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 15 (7.85%) Subversion
1 15 (7.85%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.57%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.05%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.52%) JIRA
4 1 (0.52%) Selenium
4 1 (0.52%) Ranorex
General
1 140 (73.30%) Finance
2 46 (24.08%) Telecoms
2 46 (24.08%) Retail
3 38 (19.90%) Retail Banking
4 22 (11.52%) Investment Banking
5 10 (5.24%) Back Office
6 8 (4.19%) Private Banking
7 5 (2.62%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (1.05%) Marketing
8 2 (1.05%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.05%) Legal
9 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.52%) Front Office
9 1 (0.52%) Electronics
9 1 (0.52%) Billing
Job Titles
1 46 (24.08%) Analyst
2 39 (20.42%) Consultant
3 26 (13.61%) Project Manager
4 25 (13.09%) Developer
5 21 (10.99%) Business Analyst
6 18 (9.42%) Java Developer
7 16 (8.38%) Banking Business Analyst
8 15 (7.85%) Senior Java Developer
8 15 (7.85%) Test Analyst
8 15 (7.85%) Senior Developer
9 14 (7.33%) Test Manager
9 14 (7.33%) Business Consultant
10 12 (6.28%) Technical Consultant
11 9 (4.71%) Sales Executive
11 9 (4.71%) Senior Sales Executive
12 8 (4.19%) Implementation Consultant
13 7 (3.66%) Release Manager
13 7 (3.66%) Network Engineer
14 5 (2.62%) Lead Developer
15 4 (2.09%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.95%) XML
2 18 (9.42%) HTML
3 16 (8.38%) RESTful
4 15 (7.85%) Java EE
5 6 (3.14%) .NET
6 4 (2.09%) Web Services
7 3 (1.57%) CSS
7 3 (1.57%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (1.57%) ISPF
8 2 (1.05%) jQuery
8 2 (1.05%) JSON
8 2 (1.05%) WCF
8 2 (1.05%) WPF
8 2 (1.05%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.52%) HTML5
9 1 (0.52%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.52%) CSS3
9 1 (0.52%) LINQ
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.57%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (8.38%) Equities
3 9 (4.71%) IVR
4 7 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.57%) PMI
5 3 (1.57%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.05%) Physics
6 2 (1.05%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.05%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.52%) Life Science
7 1 (0.52%) CMDB
7 1 (0.52%) Derivative
7 1 (0.52%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 39 (20.42%) UNIX
2 24 (12.57%) Linux
3 18 (9.42%) Windows
4 6 (3.14%) AIX
4 6 (3.14%) Solaris
5 3 (1.57%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (16.23%) Software Testing
2 28 (14.66%) ITIL
3 22 (11.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (10.47%) SOA
5 19 (9.95%) Project Management
5 19 (9.95%) User Acceptance Testing
5 19 (9.95%) Time Management
6 16 (8.38%) Unit Testing
6 16 (8.38%) OO
7 15 (7.85%) PRINCE2
7 15 (7.85%) OOD
7 15 (7.85%) Open Source
7 15 (7.85%) High Availability
8 14 (7.33%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (6.81%) Information Assurance
9 13 (6.81%) Security Testing
9 13 (6.81%) Software Delivery
10 11 (5.76%) Coaching
11 10 (5.24%) Analytics
11 10 (5.24%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (23.04%) Java
2 35 (18.32%) SQL
3 8 (4.19%) C#
4 4 (2.09%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.57%) COBOL
5 3 (1.57%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.57%) Perl
5 3 (1.57%) JCL
6 2 (1.05%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.52%) MUMPS
7 1 (0.52%) Korn
Qualifications
1 20 (10.47%) ISTQB
2 18 (9.42%) ISEB
3 17 (8.90%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (5.76%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (4.19%) CCNP
5 8 (4.19%) Degree
6 7 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (3.66%) CCIE
7 4 (2.09%) CCNA
8 3 (1.57%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (1.05%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (1.05%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.05%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.05%) CCSE
9 2 (1.05%) RHCE
10 1 (0.52%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (0.52%) PMP
10 1 (0.52%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (13.09%) QA
2 15 (7.85%) FATCA
3 3 (1.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.05%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (2.62%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.57%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.05%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.05%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.05%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 23 (12.04%) Oracle
2 13 (6.81%) Cisco
3 9 (4.71%) CheckPoint
4 8 (4.19%) HP
5 3 (1.57%) Juniper
5 3 (1.57%) IBM
5 3 (1.57%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.57%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.05%) TSYS
6 2 (1.05%) Fiserv
6 2 (1.05%) Misys
6 2 (1.05%) Temenos
6 2 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.05%) McAfee
7 1 (0.52%) VocaLink
7 1 (0.52%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.52%) Lotus
7 1 (0.52%) Avaya
7 1 (0.52%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.52%) Sun
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £55000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £80,000 + Package and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Stock, Bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago