The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 22 64 64
Rank change year-on-year
+42 0
Permanent jobs citing Banking 138 55 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.61% 3.16% 2.48%
As % of the General category 16.97% 8.04% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 130 37 34
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,200 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.06%
General Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
813 684 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.82% 39.33% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 730 496 490
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Banking
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

Banking Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 211 (73.78%) Finance
2 80 (27.97%) Degree
3 76 (26.57%) UNIX
4 71 (24.83%) Investment Banking
5 66 (23.08%) SQL
6 59 (20.63%) Oracle
6 59 (20.63%) Business Analysis
7 47 (16.43%) Retail
7 47 (16.43%) ITIL
7 47 (16.43%) Linux
8 36 (12.59%) Perl
9 35 (12.24%) Project Management
9 35 (12.24%) C#
10 34 (11.89%) Stakeholder Management
11 32 (11.19%) User Acceptance Testing
12 30 (10.49%) Solaris
13 29 (10.14%) Windows
13 29 (10.14%) ISEB
14 26 (9.09%) .NET
15 25 (8.74%) CRM
15 25 (8.74%) Agile Software Development
16 24 (8.39%) VMware
16 24 (8.39%) MS Excel
17 23 (8.04%) Microsoft
17 23 (8.04%) Sun
17 23 (8.04%) Business Development
17 23 (8.04%) QA
18 22 (7.69%) Project Planning
18 22 (7.69%) SharePoint
18 22 (7.69%) Workflow

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 22 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.80%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (2.45%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.75%) Apache
5 4 (1.40%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.05%) IIS
7 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.35%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.35%) SAS
8 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (8.39%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.59%) MS Office
3 15 (5.24%) MS Visio
4 11 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (3.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (3.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.10%) FLEXCUBE
2 6 (2.10%) Misys Equation
2 6 (2.10%) Temenos T24
2 6 (2.10%) Finacle
3 2 (0.70%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.70%) SAP FI-AP
3 2 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.35%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.40%) SaaS
2 2 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.59%) SAN
2 15 (5.24%) Firewall
3 8 (2.80%) VPN
4 6 (2.10%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.10%) DNS
5 4 (1.40%) IP Telephony
6 3 (1.05%) DHCP
7 1 (0.35%) Multicast
7 1 (0.35%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.99%) Relational Database
2 15 (5.24%) Oracle Exadata
3 11 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 11 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 11 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
3 11 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (3.15%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (2.10%) MS Access
7 5 (1.75%) MySQL
8 4 (1.40%) OLAP
8 4 (1.40%) DataStage
8 4 (1.40%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.70%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.35%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (3.15%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.40%) Bugzilla
2 4 (1.40%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.70%) Toad
3 2 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.35%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (0.35%) Selenium
4 1 (0.35%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.35%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
General
1 211 (73.78%) Finance
2 71 (24.83%) Investment Banking
3 47 (16.43%) Retail
4 18 (6.29%) Financial Institution
4 18 (6.29%) Marketing
5 15 (5.24%) Retail Banking
5 15 (5.24%) Corporate Banking
5 15 (5.24%) Billing
6 9 (3.15%) Front Office
7 7 (2.45%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.45%) Back Office
8 6 (2.10%) French Language
9 5 (1.75%) International Banking
10 4 (1.40%) Legal
11 1 (0.35%) Wholesale Banking
11 1 (0.35%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.35%) Law
11 1 (0.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 97 (33.92%) Analyst
2 68 (23.78%) Business Analyst
3 36 (12.59%) Developer
4 31 (10.84%) Consultant
5 25 (8.74%) Applications Support
5 25 (8.74%) Banking Business Analyst
6 24 (8.39%) C# Developer
6 24 (8.39%) Project Manager
7 18 (6.29%) IT Business Analyst
7 18 (6.29%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 17 (5.94%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 17 (5.94%) Financial Business Analyst
9 16 (5.59%) .NET Developer
9 16 (5.59%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (4.20%) Business Consultant
11 10 (3.50%) Operations Manager
11 10 (3.50%) Test Manager
12 9 (3.15%) Financial Analyst
12 9 (3.15%) Lead Business Analyst
12 9 (3.15%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (9.09%) .NET
2 20 (6.99%) ASP.NET
2 20 (6.99%) WCF
3 17 (5.94%) FIX Protocol
4 12 (4.20%) WinForms
4 12 (4.20%) HTML
4 12 (4.20%) HTML5
5 11 (3.85%) WPF
5 11 (3.85%) Silverlight
5 11 (3.85%) JSON
6 10 (3.50%) Web Services
7 9 (3.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 9 (3.15%) .NET Framework
8 8 (2.80%) Cocoa
8 8 (2.80%) LINQ
9 5 (1.75%) Spring
10 4 (1.40%) Hibernate
10 4 (1.40%) Middleware
10 4 (1.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (1.05%) D-Bus
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.94%) Computer Science
2 16 (5.59%) Symmetrix DMX
3 15 (5.24%) Social Media
3 15 (5.24%) Digital Media
3 15 (5.24%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.90%) Mathematics
5 13 (4.55%) Wiki
6 12 (4.20%) Reference Data
7 9 (3.15%) Equities
8 8 (2.80%) AS400
8 8 (2.80%) Enterprise Storage
8 8 (2.80%) iPhone
9 7 (2.45%) iSeries
9 7 (2.45%) Economics
10 6 (2.10%) APACS
11 5 (1.75%) Credit Risk
12 3 (1.05%) Mainframe
12 3 (1.05%) Derivative
13 2 (0.70%) Fixed Income
13 2 (0.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 76 (26.57%) UNIX
2 47 (16.43%) Linux
3 30 (10.49%) Solaris
4 29 (10.14%) Windows
5 19 (6.64%) AIX
6 16 (5.59%) SUSE
6 16 (5.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (3.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (20.63%) Business Analysis
2 47 (16.43%) ITIL
3 35 (12.24%) Project Management
4 34 (11.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (11.19%) User Acceptance Testing
6 25 (8.74%) CRM
6 25 (8.74%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (8.04%) Business Development
8 22 (7.69%) Project Planning
8 22 (7.69%) Workflow
9 21 (7.34%) PRINCE2
10 20 (6.99%) Data Analysis
11 19 (6.64%) Analytics
12 18 (6.29%) Waterfall
13 17 (5.94%) E-Commerce
14 16 (5.59%) Data Modelling
14 16 (5.59%) RDF
14 16 (5.59%) Change Management
14 16 (5.59%) Portfolio Management
14 16 (5.59%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 66 (23.08%) SQL
2 36 (12.59%) Perl
3 35 (12.24%) C#
4 19 (6.64%) Shell Script
4 19 (6.64%) Java
5 14 (4.90%) JavaScript
6 13 (4.55%) C
6 13 (4.55%) Python
6 13 (4.55%) Korn
7 8 (2.80%) Objective-C
8 7 (2.45%) Bash Shell
8 7 (2.45%) Delphi
8 7 (2.45%) RPG
9 4 (1.40%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.05%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 80 (27.97%) Degree
2 29 (10.14%) ISEB
3 13 (4.55%) CBAP
4 8 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.75%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.05%) CISSP
7 2 (0.70%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.70%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.35%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.04%) QA
2 8 (2.80%) SLA
3 6 (2.10%) IAS 39
3 6 (2.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (2.10%) Basel II
3 6 (2.10%) COBIT
4 1 (0.35%) FATCA
System Software
1 19 (6.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (5.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 17 (5.94%) Veritas File System
2 17 (5.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 8 (2.80%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.40%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (2.10%) Control-M
2 4 (1.40%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (0.70%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 59 (20.63%) Oracle
2 24 (8.39%) VMware
3 23 (8.04%) Microsoft
3 23 (8.04%) Sun
4 20 (6.99%) Veritas
5 16 (5.59%) Red Hat
5 16 (5.59%) EMC
6 15 (5.24%) HP
7 12 (4.20%) Sybase
8 11 (3.85%) SAP
9 8 (2.80%) Cisco
10 6 (2.10%) Chordiant
10 6 (2.10%) Misys
10 6 (2.10%) Temenos
11 5 (1.75%) Informatica
12 4 (1.40%) Hyperion
13 3 (1.05%) TSYS
13 3 (1.05%) Symantec
14 2 (0.70%) Business Objects
14 2 (0.70%) Hitachi
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Sourceright
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum + commission
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum + Exec Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Uncapped OTE
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum + Uncapped OTE
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Associates
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 26 days ago