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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 46 27 42
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +15
Permanent jobs citing Banking 111 141 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.67% 6.64% 4.40%
As % of the General category 11.94% 14.10% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 97 134 58
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £35,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £52,500 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
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
930 1000 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 39.11% 47.13% 36.64%
Number of salaries quoted 814 908 465
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 24 October 2014.

Banking Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 145 (77.13%) Finance
2 59 (31.38%) Investment Banking
3 42 (22.34%) Telecoms
4 41 (21.81%) Degree
5 39 (20.74%) Project Management
6 38 (20.21%) SQL
7 33 (17.55%) ITIL
8 31 (16.49%) UNIX
9 30 (15.96%) Retail
10 26 (13.83%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (13.30%) QA
12 22 (11.70%) Java
13 21 (11.17%) Incident Management
14 20 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (10.11%) Derivative
15 19 (10.11%) Equities
15 19 (10.11%) Time Management
15 19 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (9.57%) Business Analysis
17 17 (9.04%) Retail Banking
17 17 (9.04%) Problem Management
17 17 (9.04%) Service Management
17 17 (9.04%) Shell Script
18 16 (8.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 16 (8.51%) PRINCE2
18 16 (8.51%) People Management
19 15 (7.98%) Mentoring
20 14 (7.45%) Sun
20 14 (7.45%) C#
20 14 (7.45%) User Acceptance Testing

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (1.06%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.53%) SAS
3 1 (0.53%) CMS
3 1 (0.53%) JBoss
3 1 (0.53%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (6.91%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.13%) MS Office
3 3 (1.60%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.53%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (0.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.13%) Firewall
2 2 (1.06%) Network Security
3 1 (0.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.19%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.66%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.66%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.13%) KDB
4 4 (2.13%) MS Access
5 3 (1.60%) EDRMS
6 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.53%) MarkLogic
7 1 (0.53%) MySQL
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.53%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 8 (4.26%) JIRA
2 6 (3.19%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.19%) Ant
3 3 (1.60%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.06%) NUnit
4 2 (1.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 145 (77.13%) Finance
2 59 (31.38%) Investment Banking
3 42 (22.34%) Telecoms
4 30 (15.96%) Retail
5 17 (9.04%) Retail Banking
6 7 (3.72%) Corporate Banking
7 6 (3.19%) Back Office
8 5 (2.66%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (2.66%) Front Office
8 5 (2.66%) Legal
9 4 (2.13%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.53%) Billing
10 1 (0.53%) International Banking
10 1 (0.53%) Marketing
10 1 (0.53%) French Language
Job Titles
1 52 (27.66%) Analyst
2 38 (20.21%) Business Analyst
3 28 (14.89%) Project Manager
4 22 (11.70%) Applications Support
5 16 (8.51%) Developer
6 11 (5.85%) Test Manager
7 10 (5.32%) Incident Manager
8 8 (4.26%) Architect
8 8 (4.26%) Banking Business Analyst
9 7 (3.72%) Major Incident Manager
9 7 (3.72%) Java Developer
9 7 (3.72%) Delivery Manager
10 6 (3.19%) Service Management Analyst
10 6 (3.19%) Service Analyst
10 6 (3.19%) Programme Manager
11 5 (2.66%) Consultant
11 5 (2.66%) Technical Project Manager
11 5 (2.66%) Senior Developer
11 5 (2.66%) Data Centre Manager
11 5 (2.66%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.85%) HTML
2 10 (5.32%) .NET
2 10 (5.32%) XML
3 9 (4.79%) CSS
4 8 (4.26%) HTML5
5 7 (3.72%) JSON
5 7 (3.72%) AngularJS
5 7 (3.72%) Ajax
6 6 (3.19%) PhoneGap
6 6 (3.19%) jQuery
7 5 (2.66%) JMS
8 3 (1.60%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.06%) REST
9 2 (1.06%) WPF
9 2 (1.06%) Silverlight
9 2 (1.06%) NHibernate
9 2 (1.06%) J2EE
10 1 (0.53%) Middleware
10 1 (0.53%) SAP XI
10 1 (0.53%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.11%) Derivative
1 19 (10.11%) Equities
1 19 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 14 (7.45%) Fixed Income
4 12 (6.38%) Credit Risk
5 6 (3.19%) User Experience
6 5 (2.66%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.66%) Market Risk
7 4 (2.13%) Economics
8 3 (1.60%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.06%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (1.06%) Clustering
9 2 (1.06%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.06%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.53%) AS400
10 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.53%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.49%) UNIX
2 11 (5.85%) Windows
3 8 (4.26%) Linux
3 8 (4.26%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.72%) Windows 8
5 6 (3.19%) Android
6 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (20.74%) Project Management
2 33 (17.55%) ITIL
3 26 (13.83%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (11.17%) Incident Management
5 20 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (10.11%) Time Management
7 18 (9.57%) Business Analysis
8 17 (9.04%) Service Management
8 17 (9.04%) Problem Management
9 16 (8.51%) PRINCE2
9 16 (8.51%) People Management
10 15 (7.98%) Mentoring
11 14 (7.45%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (6.91%) PRINCE
13 12 (6.38%) GAP Analysis
13 12 (6.38%) Coaching
14 10 (5.32%) Service Delivery
14 10 (5.32%) Change Management
15 9 (4.79%) Quality Management
15 9 (4.79%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (20.21%) SQL
2 22 (11.70%) Java
3 17 (9.04%) Shell Script
4 14 (7.45%) C#
5 7 (3.72%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.60%) VB
6 3 (1.60%) ActionScript
7 2 (1.06%) VBA
7 2 (1.06%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.06%) ActionScript 3.0
7 2 (1.06%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.53%) ABAP
8 1 (0.53%) Perl
8 1 (0.53%) C++
8 1 (0.53%) C
8 1 (0.53%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 41 (21.81%) Degree
2 7 (3.72%) SC Cleared
2 7 (3.72%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.66%) ISEB
4 2 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.06%) CCNP
4 2 (1.06%) CCNA
4 2 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.06%) ACCA
4 2 (1.06%) CISA
4 2 (1.06%) CIMA
5 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.53%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (13.30%) QA
2 2 (1.06%) EMIR
2 2 (1.06%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (1.06%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 5 (2.66%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.13%) ITRS Geneos
2 4 (2.13%) Netcool
2 4 (2.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (7.45%) Sun
2 13 (6.91%) Oracle
3 12 (6.38%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.26%) HP
5 6 (3.19%) Sencha
6 4 (2.13%) CheckPoint
6 4 (2.13%) Juniper
6 4 (2.13%) IBM
7 3 (1.60%) Cisco
8 2 (1.06%) SAP
8 2 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.06%) Blue Coat
8 2 (1.06%) Murex
8 2 (1.06%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.53%) Cognos
9 1 (0.53%) CODA
9 1 (0.53%) JD Edwards
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