The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 10 1
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Finance 392 283 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.48% 15.89% 27.68%
As % of the General category 51.24% 49.05% 58.49%
Number of salaries quoted 321 241 369
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
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
765 577 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 38.02% 32.40% 47.33%
Number of salaries quoted 640 494 593
Average salary £44,160 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.86% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Finance
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Birmingham region.

Finance Salary Trend in Birmingham

Finance
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 151 (20.35%) SQL
2 128 (17.25%) Microsoft
3 116 (15.63%) Project Management
4 86 (11.59%) ITIL
5 83 (11.19%) Agile Software Development
6 82 (11.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 81 (10.92%) Banking
7 81 (10.92%) C#
8 75 (10.11%) Java
9 73 (9.84%) SAP
9 73 (9.84%) Retail
10 71 (9.57%) SQL Server
11 70 (9.43%) PRINCE2
12 68 (9.16%) .NET
13 67 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
14 66 (8.89%) Business Analysis
15 65 (8.76%) Windows
16 58 (7.82%) Oracle
16 58 (7.82%) Degree
17 57 (7.68%) JavaScript
17 57 (7.68%) MS Excel
18 52 (7.01%) Service Delivery
19 50 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
20 49 (6.60%) Mentoring
21 46 (6.20%) Unix
21 46 (6.20%) Manufacturing
22 45 (6.06%) QA
23 43 (5.80%) Linux
24 42 (5.66%) jQuery
25 41 (5.53%) Risk Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Finance 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 Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (3.77%) SAS
2 17 (2.29%) MS Exchange
3 15 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2000
3 15 (2.02%) SharePoint
4 13 (1.75%) IIS
5 12 (1.62%) Oracle Workflow
6 11 (1.48%) Oracle UPK
7 7 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (0.94%) WordPress
8 6 (0.81%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.67%) JBoss
9 5 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (0.54%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.40%) CMS
12 2 (0.27%) Apache
12 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.27%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 57 (7.68%) MS Excel
2 26 (3.50%) MS Office
3 23 (3.10%) MS Project
4 7 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.81%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.40%) SPSS
8 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (2.96%) Oracle EBS
1 22 (2.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 16 (2.16%) Oracle Financials
3 12 (1.62%) Oracle General Ledger
4 11 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (1.48%) Oracle Payables
4 11 (1.48%) Oracle Receivables
5 10 (1.35%) Oracle 11i
5 10 (1.35%) SAP SRM
6 8 (1.08%) Oracle FAH
6 8 (1.08%) Oracle iProcurement
7 7 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
7 7 (0.94%) HFM
7 7 (0.94%) Oracle Assets
7 7 (0.94%) SAP MDM
8 6 (0.81%) SAP CO
8 6 (0.81%) SAP FI/CO
8 6 (0.81%) SAP PM
8 6 (0.81%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.08%) SaaS
2 6 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.67%) Force.com
3 5 (0.67%) IaaS
4 4 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.54%) Office 365
5 3 (0.40%) PaaS
6 2 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.13%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.58%) WAN
2 33 (4.45%) LAN
3 23 (3.10%) Firewall
3 23 (3.10%) TCP/IP
4 18 (2.43%) VoIP
5 12 (1.62%) VPN
6 9 (1.21%) Internet
7 8 (1.08%) BGP
7 8 (1.08%) SAN
8 7 (0.94%) Network Security
9 6 (0.81%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (0.81%) EIGRP
9 6 (0.81%) Multicast
9 6 (0.81%) SNMP
10 5 (0.67%) MPLS
10 5 (0.67%) SSL
11 4 (0.54%) IP Telephony
12 3 (0.40%) DHCP
12 3 (0.40%) DNS
13 2 (0.27%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 34 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (2.16%) MySQL
5 14 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
6 12 (1.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 12 (1.62%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (1.48%) SQLPlus
8 10 (1.35%) EDRMS
8 10 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (1.08%) DB2
10 8 (1.08%) MariaDB
10 8 (1.08%) Oracle Database
10 8 (1.08%) Relational Database
11 7 (0.94%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.81%) MongoDB
13 5 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 33 (4.45%) Subversion
2 21 (2.83%) HP UFT
3 18 (2.43%) Git (software)
3 18 (2.43%) Selenium
4 13 (1.75%) Eclipse
4 13 (1.75%) Toad
5 12 (1.62%) Visual Studio
6 11 (1.48%) JUnit
6 11 (1.48%) LSMW
6 11 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (1.21%) JIRA
7 9 (1.21%) Maven
8 8 (1.08%) Jenkins
8 8 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (0.81%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.27%) Ant
10 2 (0.27%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.27%) LabVIEW
11 1 (0.13%) TestPartner
11 1 (0.13%) Xcode
General
1 81 (10.92%) Banking
2 73 (9.84%) Retail
3 46 (6.20%) Manufacturing
4 40 (5.39%) Telecoms
5 32 (4.31%) Marketing
6 29 (3.91%) Games
7 25 (3.37%) Publishing
8 18 (2.43%) Billing
8 18 (2.43%) Legal
9 14 (1.89%) Financial Institution
9 14 (1.89%) Local Government
10 12 (1.62%) Retail Banking
11 9 (1.21%) Back Office
11 9 (1.21%) Investment Banking
12 7 (0.94%) Law
13 5 (0.67%) Corporate Banking
14 4 (0.54%) French Language
14 4 (0.54%) German Language
14 4 (0.54%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.40%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 188 (25.34%) Analyst
2 128 (17.25%) Developer
3 77 (10.38%) Consultant
4 64 (8.63%) Business Analyst
5 63 (8.49%) Project Manager
6 53 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
7 43 (5.80%) Senior Developer
8 42 (5.66%) Java Developer
9 36 (4.85%) Test Analyst
10 33 (4.45%) C# Developer
11 32 (4.31%) Architect
11 32 (4.31%) SAP Consultant
12 31 (4.18%) Network Analyst
13 28 (3.77%) .NET Developer
13 28 (3.77%) IT Manager
14 24 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
14 24 (3.23%) Software Developer
15 23 (3.10%) Senior Test Analyst
16 22 (2.96%) Support Analyst
17 21 (2.83%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (9.16%) .NET
2 42 (5.66%) jQuery
3 39 (5.26%) HTML
4 37 (4.99%) XML
5 35 (4.72%) CSS
6 25 (3.37%) WPF
7 24 (3.23%) Web Services
8 23 (3.10%) ASP.NET
9 20 (2.70%) Spring
10 19 (2.56%) Ajax
10 19 (2.56%) Hibernate
11 17 (2.29%) WCF
12 16 (2.16%) HTML5
13 15 (2.02%) .NET Framework
14 14 (1.89%) CSS3
15 13 (1.75%) J2EE
15 13 (1.75%) Java EE
15 13 (1.75%) KnockoutJS
16 10 (1.35%) Entity Framework
16 10 (1.35%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 67 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (4.31%) Data Centre
3 29 (3.91%) Management Information System
4 24 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 19 (2.56%) Equities
5 19 (2.56%) Mobile App
6 17 (2.29%) Derivative
7 15 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (1.89%) VLE
9 10 (1.35%) PMI
9 10 (1.35%) User Experience
10 8 (1.08%) Credit Risk
10 8 (1.08%) Fintech
11 7 (0.94%) Clustering
11 7 (0.94%) Social Media
12 6 (0.81%) Client/Server
12 6 (0.81%) Cyberthreat
12 6 (0.81%) Data Integration
12 6 (0.81%) Mathematics
12 6 (0.81%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 65 (8.76%) Windows
2 46 (6.20%) Unix
3 43 (5.80%) Linux
4 34 (4.58%) Windows Server
5 23 (3.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (2.02%) Windows 2000 Server
7 13 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (1.08%) Android
8 8 (1.08%) Apple iOS
9 7 (0.94%) Windows XP
10 6 (0.81%) CatOS
10 6 (0.81%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.40%) AIX
12 3 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.27%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (15.63%) Project Management
2 86 (11.59%) ITIL
3 83 (11.19%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (11.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 70 (9.43%) PRINCE2
6 66 (8.89%) Business Analysis
7 52 (7.01%) Service Delivery
8 50 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
9 49 (6.60%) Mentoring
10 41 (5.53%) Risk Management
11 40 (5.39%) CRM
12 39 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
13 36 (4.85%) Logistics
14 34 (4.58%) Change Management
15 33 (4.45%) User Acceptance Testing
16 32 (4.31%) Service Management
17 31 (4.18%) OO
17 31 (4.18%) Scrum
18 30 (4.04%) Coaching
18 30 (4.04%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 151 (20.35%) SQL
2 81 (10.92%) C#
3 75 (10.11%) Java
4 57 (7.68%) JavaScript
5 22 (2.96%) C++
6 18 (2.43%) PL/SQL
7 17 (2.29%) ABAP
8 16 (2.16%) T-SQL
8 16 (2.16%) VB
9 11 (1.48%) Python
10 10 (1.35%) PHP
11 9 (1.21%) Perl
12 7 (0.94%) VB6
13 6 (0.81%) SAPscript
13 6 (0.81%) TypeScript
13 6 (0.81%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.54%) X++
15 3 (0.40%) C
16 2 (0.27%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.27%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 58 (7.82%) Degree
2 27 (3.64%) ISEB
3 24 (3.23%) ISTQB
4 22 (2.96%) CISSP
4 22 (2.96%) Security Cleared
5 18 (2.43%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (1.89%) CISM
7 12 (1.62%) PMI Certification
8 10 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (1.08%) SC Cleared
11 7 (0.94%) CCNP
11 7 (0.94%) CISA
12 6 (0.81%) CCSA
12 6 (0.81%) CEH
12 6 (0.81%) GCFA
12 6 (0.81%) GIAC
12 6 (0.81%) SAP Certification
12 6 (0.81%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (6.06%) QA
2 26 (3.50%) SLA
3 13 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.48%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.67%) Basel II
5 5 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 4 (0.54%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.27%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.13%) ISO13485
8 1 (0.13%) P3O
8 1 (0.13%) SEPA
System Software
1 18 (2.43%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.40%) Docker
4 2 (0.27%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.27%) vSphere
5 1 (0.13%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (0.67%) Cisco IPCC
2 3 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.40%) SCCM
3 1 (0.13%) Control-M
3 1 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.13%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (0.13%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.13%) Tivoli NetView
3 1 (0.13%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 1 (0.13%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (0.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 128 (17.25%) Microsoft
2 73 (9.84%) SAP
3 58 (7.82%) Oracle
4 19 (2.56%) VMware
5 18 (2.43%) Cisco
6 12 (1.62%) Adobe
7 10 (1.35%) Citrix
7 10 (1.35%) Siebel
8 9 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (1.08%) Juniper
10 7 (0.94%) Hyperion
11 6 (0.81%) CheckPoint
11 6 (0.81%) NICE Systems
11 6 (0.81%) Nokia
11 6 (0.81%) Verint
12 5 (0.67%) Epicor
12 5 (0.67%) Google
12 5 (0.67%) LANDesk
12 5 (0.67%) Sage
12 5 (0.67%) Twitter
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