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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 46 26 52
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +26
Permanent jobs citing Banking 106 144 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.57% 6.70% 3.74%
As % of the General category 10.76% 13.19% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 94 134 51
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 £40,000 £31,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
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
985 1092 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.44% 50.81% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 820 963 501
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,375 £30,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £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 19 September 2014.

Banking Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 150 (72.46%) Finance
2 64 (30.92%) Investment Banking
3 52 (25.12%) Degree
4 43 (20.77%) Project Management
5 40 (19.32%) Telecoms
6 39 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (17.39%) SQL
8 34 (16.43%) Business Analysis
9 33 (15.94%) Retail
9 33 (15.94%) QA
9 33 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
10 26 (12.56%) Stakeholder Management
11 25 (12.08%) PRINCE2
12 23 (11.11%) Java
12 23 (11.11%) MS Excel
13 22 (10.63%) UNIX
13 22 (10.63%) Microsoft
14 20 (9.66%) ITIL
14 20 (9.66%) Mentoring
14 20 (9.66%) User Acceptance Testing
15 19 (9.18%) Retail Banking
16 17 (8.21%) Waterfall
16 17 (8.21%) Oracle
17 15 (7.25%) Quality Management
17 15 (7.25%) Content Management
17 15 (7.25%) Computer Science
17 15 (7.25%) Time Management
18 14 (6.76%) GAP Analysis
18 14 (6.76%) Windows
19 13 (6.28%) Service Management

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (1.45%) Tomcat
1 3 (1.45%) IIS
2 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (0.97%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.48%) SAS
3 1 (0.48%) CMS
3 1 (0.48%) Apache
Applications
1 23 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.83%) MS Office
3 8 (3.86%) MS Visio
4 7 (3.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.97%) Misys Equation
2 2 (0.97%) FLEXCUBE
2 2 (0.97%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.97%) Finacle
3 1 (0.48%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.86%) Firewall
2 3 (1.45%) Network Security
2 3 (1.45%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.45%) VPN
2 3 (1.45%) DNS
3 2 (0.97%) DHCP
4 1 (0.48%) Internet
4 1 (0.48%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.48%) Multicast
4 1 (0.48%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 9 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 8 (3.86%) MS Access
3 6 (2.90%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.42%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.45%) KDB
5 3 (1.45%) MySQL
6 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.97%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.48%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (3.38%) JIRA
2 5 (2.42%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.42%) Ant
3 3 (1.45%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.97%) NUnit
4 2 (0.97%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.97%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.48%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (0.48%) Eclipse
General
1 150 (72.46%) Finance
2 64 (30.92%) Investment Banking
3 40 (19.32%) Telecoms
4 33 (15.94%) Retail
5 19 (9.18%) Retail Banking
6 6 (2.90%) French Language
6 6 (2.90%) Front Office
6 6 (2.90%) Legal
7 4 (1.93%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.93%) Back Office
7 4 (1.93%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.93%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.97%) International Banking
9 1 (0.48%) Marketing
9 1 (0.48%) Wholesale Banking
9 1 (0.48%) Advertising
9 1 (0.48%) Law
Job Titles
1 74 (35.75%) Analyst
2 56 (27.05%) Business Analyst
3 27 (13.04%) Project Manager
4 19 (9.18%) Banking Business Analyst
5 17 (8.21%) Developer
6 15 (7.25%) Applications Support
7 11 (5.31%) Test Manager
8 10 (4.83%) Risk Analyst
9 8 (3.86%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 8 (3.86%) Architect
9 8 (3.86%) Financial Business Analyst
10 7 (3.38%) Delivery Manager
10 7 (3.38%) Credit Analyst
10 7 (3.38%) Consultant
10 7 (3.38%) Lead Business Analyst
10 7 (3.38%) IT Business Analyst
11 6 (2.90%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
11 6 (2.90%) Programme Manager
12 5 (2.42%) IT Project Manager
12 5 (2.42%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.86%) HTML
1 8 (3.86%) .NET
2 7 (3.38%) CSS
2 7 (3.38%) XML
3 6 (2.90%) Ajax
3 6 (2.90%) JSON
3 6 (2.90%) HTML5
4 5 (2.42%) PhoneGap
4 5 (2.42%) AngularJS
4 5 (2.42%) jQuery
5 3 (1.45%) WPF
5 3 (1.45%) Silverlight
5 3 (1.45%) Spring
5 3 (1.45%) JMS
5 3 (1.45%) Hibernate
5 3 (1.45%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.97%) Web Services
6 2 (0.97%) NHibernate
6 2 (0.97%) Java EE
6 2 (0.97%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.25%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.28%) Credit Risk
4 11 (5.31%) Derivative
5 10 (4.83%) Economics
6 9 (4.35%) Equities
6 9 (4.35%) Mathematics
7 8 (3.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (3.38%) Fixed Income
9 5 (2.42%) User Experience
10 4 (1.93%) AS400
10 4 (1.93%) Market Risk
10 4 (1.93%) Reference Data
11 3 (1.45%) iSeries
12 2 (0.97%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.97%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.97%) APACS
12 2 (0.97%) Clustering
12 2 (0.97%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.97%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 22 (10.63%) UNIX
2 14 (6.76%) Windows
3 10 (4.83%) Linux
4 7 (3.38%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.90%) Windows 8
6 5 (2.42%) Android
7 3 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (20.77%) Project Management
2 39 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (16.43%) Business Analysis
4 26 (12.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (12.08%) PRINCE2
6 20 (9.66%) ITIL
6 20 (9.66%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (9.66%) Mentoring
7 17 (8.21%) Waterfall
8 15 (7.25%) Time Management
8 15 (7.25%) Content Management
8 15 (7.25%) Quality Management
9 14 (6.76%) GAP Analysis
10 13 (6.28%) Service Management
10 13 (6.28%) Data Analysis
10 13 (6.28%) Coaching
11 11 (5.31%) Service Delivery
12 10 (4.83%) Document Management
12 10 (4.83%) Incident Management
12 10 (4.83%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (17.39%) SQL
2 23 (11.11%) Java
3 12 (5.80%) C#
4 11 (5.31%) Shell Script
5 9 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 9 (4.35%) C
6 3 (1.45%) Delphi
6 3 (1.45%) RPG
6 3 (1.45%) ActionScript
7 2 (0.97%) Objective-C
7 2 (0.97%) ActionScript 3.0
7 2 (0.97%) VB
8 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.48%) ABAP
8 1 (0.48%) C++
8 1 (0.48%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 52 (25.12%) Degree
2 8 (3.86%) ISEB
3 5 (2.42%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.42%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.93%) CBAP
5 2 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.97%) CCNP
5 2 (0.97%) CCNA
5 2 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.97%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.97%) CISA
6 1 (0.48%) CIMA
6 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.48%) ACCA
6 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (15.94%) QA
2 2 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.97%) Basel II
2 2 (0.97%) IAS 39
2 2 (0.97%) COBIT
3 1 (0.48%) MiFID
3 1 (0.48%) EMIR
3 1 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (1.45%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (2.42%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.45%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (1.45%) Netcool
2 3 (1.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (10.63%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.21%) Oracle
3 8 (3.86%) Cisco
3 8 (3.86%) HP
4 5 (2.42%) Juniper
4 5 (2.42%) CheckPoint
4 5 (2.42%) Sun
4 5 (2.42%) Sencha
5 4 (1.93%) VMware
6 3 (1.45%) SAP
7 2 (0.97%) IBM
7 2 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.97%) Misys
7 2 (0.97%) Temenos
7 2 (0.97%) Blue Coat
7 2 (0.97%) Appcelerator
7 2 (0.97%) Chordiant
8 1 (0.48%) Sourcefire
8 1 (0.48%) Avaya
8 1 (0.48%) McAfee
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