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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 43 28 60
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +32
Permanent jobs citing Banking 99 137 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.56% 6.39% 2.93%
As % of the General category 10.48% 12.64% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 92 121 42
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £30,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £55,000
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
945 1084 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 43.53% 50.58% 40.72%
Number of salaries quoted 782 945 550
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,375 £30,000 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 22 August 2014.

Banking Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 159 (71.62%) Finance
2 63 (28.38%) Investment Banking
3 60 (27.03%) Degree
4 48 (21.62%) Business Analysis
5 45 (20.27%) Project Management
6 34 (15.32%) Telecoms
7 33 (14.86%) Retail
7 33 (14.86%) QA
8 31 (13.96%) PRINCE2
9 30 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
10 29 (13.06%) SQL
10 29 (13.06%) MS Excel
11 26 (11.71%) Microsoft
11 26 (11.71%) Java
12 24 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
13 23 (10.36%) Oracle
14 20 (9.01%) Waterfall
15 19 (8.56%) Computer Science
15 19 (8.56%) C#
16 17 (7.66%) Retail Banking
17 16 (7.21%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (7.21%) Data Analysis
18 15 (6.76%) Content Management
18 15 (6.76%) MS Office
18 15 (6.76%) ITIL
18 15 (6.76%) Time Management
19 14 (6.31%) MS Visio
19 14 (6.31%) UNIX
19 14 (6.31%) Quality Management
19 14 (6.31%) GAP Analysis

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (1.35%) IIS
1 3 (1.35%) Tomcat
2 2 (0.90%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.45%) CMS
3 1 (0.45%) Apache
3 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.45%) SAS
Applications
1 29 (13.06%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.76%) MS Office
3 14 (6.31%) MS Visio
4 12 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (4.05%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.25%) FLEXCUBE
1 5 (2.25%) Misys Equation
1 5 (2.25%) Temenos T24
1 5 (2.25%) Finacle
2 3 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.60%) Firewall
2 3 (1.35%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.35%) VPN
2 3 (1.35%) DNS
2 3 (1.35%) Network Security
3 2 (0.90%) DHCP
4 1 (0.45%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.45%) Internet
4 1 (0.45%) Multicast
4 1 (0.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.41%) Relational Database
2 10 (4.50%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.05%) MS Access
4 5 (2.25%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.80%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.35%) MySQL
6 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.45%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (2.70%) JIRA
2 4 (1.80%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.80%) Ant
3 2 (0.90%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (0.90%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.90%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.90%) NUnit
4 1 (0.45%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.45%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 159 (71.62%) Finance
2 63 (28.38%) Investment Banking
3 34 (15.32%) Telecoms
4 33 (14.86%) Retail
5 17 (7.66%) Retail Banking
6 7 (3.15%) French Language
7 4 (1.80%) Marketing
8 3 (1.35%) Billing
8 3 (1.35%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (1.35%) Legal
8 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.90%) International Banking
9 2 (0.90%) Front Office
9 2 (0.90%) Back Office
10 1 (0.45%) Wholesale Banking
10 1 (0.45%) Advertising
10 1 (0.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 83 (37.39%) Analyst
2 66 (29.73%) Business Analyst
3 35 (15.77%) Project Manager
4 25 (11.26%) Developer
5 20 (9.01%) Banking Business Analyst
6 12 (5.41%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 12 (5.41%) Consultant
6 12 (5.41%) IT Business Analyst
6 12 (5.41%) Financial Business Analyst
7 11 (4.95%) Test Manager
8 10 (4.50%) Risk Analyst
9 8 (3.60%) C# Developer
9 8 (3.60%) Financial Analyst
10 7 (3.15%) IT Project Manager
10 7 (3.15%) Credit Analyst
10 7 (3.15%) Delivery Manager
10 7 (3.15%) Programmer
10 7 (3.15%) Programme Manager
10 7 (3.15%) Architect
10 7 (3.15%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.41%) .NET
2 11 (4.95%) HTML
3 9 (4.05%) HTML5
4 8 (3.60%) JSON
5 7 (3.15%) CSS
5 7 (3.15%) XML
5 7 (3.15%) ASP.NET
6 6 (2.70%) WCF
6 6 (2.70%) WPF
6 6 (2.70%) Silverlight
7 5 (2.25%) Ajax
7 5 (2.25%) jQuery
8 4 (1.80%) PhoneGap
8 4 (1.80%) AngularJS
8 4 (1.80%) Hibernate
8 4 (1.80%) Spring
9 2 (0.90%) Java EE
9 2 (0.90%) SOAP
9 2 (0.90%) Web Services
9 2 (0.90%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.56%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.86%) Mathematics
3 11 (4.95%) Credit Risk
4 10 (4.50%) Economics
5 8 (3.60%) Reference Data
6 7 (3.15%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.70%) iSeries
7 6 (2.70%) AS400
8 5 (2.25%) APACS
9 4 (1.80%) Derivative
10 3 (1.35%) Equities
10 3 (1.35%) PMI
10 3 (1.35%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.35%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.35%) Social Media
11 2 (0.90%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.90%) Xbox
11 2 (0.90%) Market Risk
11 2 (0.90%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.90%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.31%) UNIX
2 12 (5.41%) Windows
2 12 (5.41%) Linux
3 6 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.80%) Windows 8
4 4 (1.80%) Android
5 3 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (21.62%) Business Analysis
2 45 (20.27%) Project Management
3 31 (13.96%) PRINCE2
4 30 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (9.01%) Waterfall
7 16 (7.21%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (7.21%) Data Analysis
8 15 (6.76%) Content Management
8 15 (6.76%) ITIL
8 15 (6.76%) Time Management
9 14 (6.31%) Quality Management
9 14 (6.31%) GAP Analysis
10 13 (5.86%) V-Model
11 12 (5.41%) Service Management
12 11 (4.95%) Service Delivery
12 11 (4.95%) Project Planning
13 10 (4.50%) Use Case
13 10 (4.50%) Document Management
13 10 (4.50%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (13.06%) SQL
2 26 (11.71%) Java
3 19 (8.56%) C#
4 13 (5.86%) C
5 12 (5.41%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.70%) RPG
6 6 (2.70%) Delphi
7 5 (2.25%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.35%) ActionScript
9 2 (0.90%) ActionScript 3.0
9 2 (0.90%) VB
9 2 (0.90%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.45%) ABAP
10 1 (0.45%) C++
10 1 (0.45%) VBA
10 1 (0.45%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 60 (27.03%) Degree
2 10 (4.50%) ISEB
3 7 (3.15%) CBAP
4 4 (1.80%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.80%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.35%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.90%) CCNP
6 2 (0.90%) CCNA
6 2 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.90%) CISA
7 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.45%) CIMA
7 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.45%) ACCA
7 1 (0.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (14.86%) QA
2 5 (2.25%) IAS 39
2 5 (2.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (2.25%) Basel II
2 5 (2.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (1.35%) VMware ESX
1 3 (1.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (11.71%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.36%) Oracle
3 8 (3.60%) Cisco
4 6 (2.70%) SAP
4 6 (2.70%) HP
5 5 (2.25%) VMware
5 5 (2.25%) CheckPoint
5 5 (2.25%) Juniper
5 5 (2.25%) Misys
5 5 (2.25%) Temenos
5 5 (2.25%) Chordiant
6 4 (1.80%) Sencha
7 3 (1.35%) Sun
8 2 (0.90%) TSYS
8 2 (0.90%) Appcelerator
8 2 (0.90%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.45%) Sourcefire
9 1 (0.45%) Avaya
9 1 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.45%) McAfee
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