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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 53 28 33
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +5
Permanent jobs citing Banking 95 159 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.24% 7.60% 5.48%
As % of the General category 11.66% 16.67% 15.08%
Number of salaries quoted 79 147 72
Average salary £56,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £35,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £55,000 £65,000
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
815 954 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 36.34% 45.62% 36.35%
Number of salaries quoted 727 854 456
Average salary £46,500 £46,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.54% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £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 21 November 2014.

Banking Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (77.32%) Finance
2 59 (30.41%) Investment Banking
3 45 (23.20%) Project Management
4 42 (21.65%) Telecoms
5 38 (19.59%) Degree
6 35 (18.04%) SQL
6 35 (18.04%) ITIL
7 34 (17.53%) Retail
8 29 (14.95%) UNIX
9 28 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (11.34%) Equities
10 22 (11.34%) QA
10 22 (11.34%) Incident Management
10 22 (11.34%) Java
11 20 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (10.31%) Time Management
12 19 (9.79%) Derivative
13 18 (9.28%) Retail Banking
13 18 (9.28%) People Management
14 17 (8.76%) Problem Management
14 17 (8.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 17 (8.76%) C#
15 16 (8.25%) PRINCE2
15 16 (8.25%) Service Management
15 16 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (7.73%) Mentoring
16 15 (7.73%) Shell Script
16 15 (7.73%) Sun
17 14 (7.22%) Business Analysis
17 14 (7.22%) Fixed Income

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (1.55%) IIS
2 2 (1.03%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.52%) SAS
3 1 (0.52%) JBoss
3 1 (0.52%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.55%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.55%) MS Office
3 2 (1.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.52%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (0.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.06%) Firewall
2 2 (1.03%) Network Security
3 1 (0.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.19%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.58%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.58%) Oracle Database
2 5 (2.58%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.06%) KDB
4 3 (1.55%) MS Access
4 3 (1.55%) EDRMS
5 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.52%) MarkLogic
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.52%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 9 (4.64%) JIRA
2 7 (3.61%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.61%) Ant
3 3 (1.55%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.03%) NUnit
4 2 (1.03%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 150 (77.32%) Finance
2 59 (30.41%) Investment Banking
3 42 (21.65%) Telecoms
4 34 (17.53%) Retail
5 18 (9.28%) Retail Banking
6 7 (3.61%) Corporate Banking
6 7 (3.61%) Legal
6 7 (3.61%) Manufacturing
7 6 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (2.58%) Front Office
8 5 (2.58%) Back Office
9 2 (1.03%) Games
9 2 (1.03%) International Banking
9 2 (1.03%) Marketing
9 2 (1.03%) Billing
10 1 (0.52%) Electronics
10 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 45 (23.20%) Analyst
2 36 (18.56%) Project Manager
3 32 (16.49%) Business Analyst
4 20 (10.31%) Applications Support
5 19 (9.79%) Developer
6 12 (6.19%) Senior Manager
7 11 (5.67%) Test Manager
7 11 (5.67%) Incident Manager
8 10 (5.15%) Java Developer
8 10 (5.15%) Architect
9 9 (4.64%) Senior Project Manager
10 8 (4.12%) Senior Java Developer
10 8 (4.12%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.12%) Major Incident Manager
11 7 (3.61%) Consultant
11 7 (3.61%) Delivery Manager
12 6 (3.09%) Programme Manager
12 6 (3.09%) Service Analyst
12 6 (3.09%) Service Management Analyst
12 6 (3.09%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.67%) XML
1 11 (5.67%) HTML
2 10 (5.15%) .NET
3 9 (4.64%) CSS
3 9 (4.64%) HTML5
4 8 (4.12%) JSON
4 8 (4.12%) AngularJS
4 8 (4.12%) Ajax
5 7 (3.61%) PhoneGap
5 7 (3.61%) jQuery
6 5 (2.58%) JMS
7 3 (1.55%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.03%) REST
8 2 (1.03%) WPF
8 2 (1.03%) Silverlight
8 2 (1.03%) NHibernate
8 2 (1.03%) J2EE
9 1 (0.52%) Middleware
9 1 (0.52%) SAP XI
9 1 (0.52%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.34%) Equities
2 19 (9.79%) Derivative
3 17 (8.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (7.22%) Fixed Income
6 10 (5.15%) Credit Risk
7 7 (3.61%) User Experience
8 6 (3.09%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.06%) Market Risk
9 4 (2.06%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.55%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.55%) Economics
11 2 (1.03%) Clustering
11 2 (1.03%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.03%) Blackberry
11 2 (1.03%) Equity Derivative
12 1 (0.52%) Xbox
12 1 (0.52%) DTV
12 1 (0.52%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.95%) UNIX
2 12 (6.19%) Windows
3 9 (4.64%) Apple iOS
4 8 (4.12%) Windows 8
5 7 (3.61%) Android
6 5 (2.58%) Linux
7 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (23.20%) Project Management
2 35 (18.04%) ITIL
3 28 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (11.34%) Incident Management
5 20 (10.31%) Time Management
5 20 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (9.28%) People Management
7 17 (8.76%) Problem Management
8 16 (8.25%) PRINCE2
8 16 (8.25%) Service Management
9 15 (7.73%) Mentoring
10 14 (7.22%) Business Analysis
11 13 (6.70%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (6.19%) Coaching
13 11 (5.67%) PRINCE
14 10 (5.15%) Change Management
15 9 (4.64%) GAP Analysis
15 9 (4.64%) Service Delivery
15 9 (4.64%) Continuous Improvement
16 8 (4.12%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 35 (18.04%) SQL
2 22 (11.34%) Java
3 17 (8.76%) C#
4 15 (7.73%) Shell Script
5 8 (4.12%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.55%) VB
7 2 (1.03%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.03%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.03%) ActionScript
7 2 (1.03%) VBA
7 2 (1.03%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (0.52%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.52%) ABAP
8 1 (0.52%) Perl
8 1 (0.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 38 (19.59%) Degree
2 8 (4.12%) SC Cleared
2 8 (4.12%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.06%) CISA
3 4 (2.06%) ISEB
4 2 (1.03%) CISSP
4 2 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.03%) CCNP
4 2 (1.03%) CCNA
4 2 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.03%) CISM
4 2 (1.03%) CIMA
4 2 (1.03%) CRISC
4 2 (1.03%) PCI QSA
4 2 (1.03%) ACCA
5 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.52%) PMP
5 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.34%) QA
2 3 (1.55%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.03%) EMIR
3 2 (1.03%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.03%) MiFID
4 1 (0.52%) FATCA
4 1 (0.52%) SLA
4 1 (0.52%) AIFMD
Systems Management
1 5 (2.58%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.06%) ITRS Geneos
2 4 (2.06%) Netcool
2 4 (2.06%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (7.73%) Sun
2 13 (6.70%) Oracle
3 12 (6.19%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.12%) HP
5 7 (3.61%) Sencha
6 4 (2.06%) CheckPoint
6 4 (2.06%) Juniper
6 4 (2.06%) IBM
7 3 (1.55%) Cisco
7 3 (1.55%) SAP
8 2 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.03%) Murex
8 2 (1.03%) Appcelerator
8 2 (1.03%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.52%) TOWER Software
9 1 (0.52%) Cognos
9 1 (0.52%) CODA
9 1 (0.52%) JD Edwards
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SLS Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago