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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 433 539 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.11% 24.57% 34.03%
As % of the General category 61.77% 57.10% 67.41%
Number of salaries quoted 352 446 643
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 £31,600 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,500 £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
701 944 1083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.80% 43.03% 50.49%
Number of salaries quoted 545 771 945
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £78,750
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 4 September 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

1 166 (21.36%) Project Management
2 160 (20.59%) SQL
3 159 (20.46%) Microsoft
4 134 (17.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 128 (16.47%) MS Excel
6 123 (15.83%) Banking
7 105 (13.51%) PRINCE2
8 102 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
9 99 (12.74%) Java
10 98 (12.61%) ITIL
11 94 (12.10%) Degree
12 90 (11.58%) Manufacturing
13 89 (11.45%) Windows
14 86 (11.07%) UNIX
14 86 (11.07%) SQL Server
15 85 (10.94%) .NET
15 85 (10.94%) Retail
16 83 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
17 78 (10.04%) SAP
18 68 (8.75%) C#
19 66 (8.49%) QA
20 61 (7.85%) Oracle
21 59 (7.59%) Security Cleared
22 58 (7.46%) Linux
22 58 (7.46%) Firewall
23 56 (7.21%) Telecoms
24 55 (7.08%) XML
25 54 (6.95%) HTML
26 50 (6.44%) Service Delivery
27 49 (6.31%) Scrum

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 (3.60%) IIS
2 21 (2.70%) WebSphere
3 19 (2.45%) JBoss
4 18 (2.32%) MS Exchange
5 14 (1.80%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
6 11 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2000
7 7 (0.90%) WebLogic
8 6 (0.77%) SAS
9 3 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.39%) WorkSite
9 3 (0.39%) Apache
10 2 (0.26%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.26%) CMS
11 1 (0.13%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.13%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 128 (16.47%) MS Excel
2 34 (4.38%) MS Office
3 23 (2.96%) MS Project
4 9 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.03%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.51%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.13%) SPSS
7 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 18 (2.32%) Dynamics AX
2 17 (2.19%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (1.42%) Oracle Applications
3 11 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (1.29%) Oracle Financials
5 7 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.90%) Temenos T24
6 6 (0.77%) SAP Business One
6 6 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.51%) SAP APO
7 4 (0.51%) SAP SCM
7 4 (0.51%) FRx
8 3 (0.39%) SAP MII
8 3 (0.39%) Oracle 11i
9 2 (0.26%) SAP SM
9 2 (0.26%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.26%) Oracle HRMS
9 2 (0.26%) Agresso
9 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.51%) SaaS
3 3 (0.39%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.26%) Force.com
5 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (7.46%) Firewall
2 42 (5.41%) TCP/IP
3 24 (3.09%) BGP
4 22 (2.83%) LAN
4 22 (2.83%) WAN
5 19 (2.45%) Multicast
6 17 (2.19%) VPN
6 17 (2.19%) OSPF
7 16 (2.06%) Internet
8 15 (1.93%) VoIP
9 13 (1.67%) DNS
10 12 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
11 11 (1.42%) SSL
12 9 (1.16%) SAN
13 8 (1.03%) Network Security
13 8 (1.03%) EIGRP
14 7 (0.90%) Structured Cabling
14 7 (0.90%) SNMP
14 7 (0.90%) HTTP
15 6 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (11.07%) SQL Server
2 23 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 23 (2.96%) Relational Database
3 19 (2.45%) Crystal Reports
3 19 (2.45%) RDBMS
4 17 (2.19%) Oracle Database
5 14 (1.80%) OLAP
5 14 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (1.67%) DB2
7 12 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
7 12 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (1.54%) NoSQL
8 10 (1.29%) MySQL
8 10 (1.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 9 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (1.16%) Oracle Discoverer
10 8 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (0.90%) MS Access
11 7 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 28 (3.60%) Subversion
2 26 (3.35%) Git (software)
3 19 (2.45%) Selenium
4 17 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (1.67%) Visual Studio
6 11 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
7 9 (1.16%) HP UFT
8 7 (0.90%) LSMW
9 5 (0.64%) LoadRunner
9 5 (0.64%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.51%) JIRA
11 3 (0.39%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.26%) ProC
12 2 (0.26%) JMeter
12 2 (0.26%) Bugzilla
12 2 (0.26%) SilkPerformer
12 2 (0.26%) Ranorex
13 1 (0.13%) Ant
13 1 (0.13%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.13%) Toad
General
1 123 (15.83%) Banking
2 90 (11.58%) Manufacturing
3 85 (10.94%) Retail
4 56 (7.21%) Telecoms
5 45 (5.79%) Publishing
6 40 (5.15%) Marketing
7 24 (3.09%) Retail Banking
7 24 (3.09%) Back Office
8 17 (2.19%) Legal
8 17 (2.19%) Investment Banking
9 14 (1.80%) Games
9 14 (1.80%) Automotive
10 10 (1.29%) Aerospace
11 9 (1.16%) Billing
12 8 (1.03%) Law
12 8 (1.03%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.90%) Electronics
13 7 (0.90%) Local Government
14 5 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
14 5 (0.64%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 166 (21.36%) Analyst
2 131 (16.86%) Developer
3 118 (15.19%) Project Manager
4 101 (13.00%) Consultant
5 47 (6.05%) Business Analyst
6 39 (5.02%) Java Developer
7 32 (4.12%) Senior Developer
8 30 (3.86%) Agile Project Manager
9 28 (3.60%) Network Analyst
10 25 (3.22%) Senior Analyst
11 24 (3.09%) Senior Manager
11 24 (3.09%) Test Manager
11 24 (3.09%) SAP Consultant
11 24 (3.09%) Senior Java Developer
12 22 (2.83%) Architect
13 21 (2.70%) Software Developer
13 21 (2.70%) Test Analyst
13 21 (2.70%) Service Manager
14 19 (2.45%) Delivery Manager
15 18 (2.32%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (10.94%) .NET
2 55 (7.08%) XML
3 54 (6.95%) HTML
4 35 (4.50%) CSS
5 34 (4.38%) Web Services
6 33 (4.25%) WCF
7 20 (2.57%) WPF
7 20 (2.57%) .NET Framework
8 19 (2.45%) WinForms
8 19 (2.45%) ADO.NET
8 19 (2.45%) .NET Compact Framework
8 19 (2.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 15 (1.93%) jQuery
10 14 (1.80%) RESTful
11 13 (1.67%) Java EE
12 12 (1.54%) ASP.NET
13 11 (1.42%) HTML5
14 8 (1.03%) Apache Jena
14 8 (1.03%) EDI
15 7 (0.90%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 83 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (6.18%) Computer Science
3 36 (4.63%) Data Centre
4 33 (4.25%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (2.70%) Equities
6 19 (2.45%) Client/Server
7 17 (2.19%) PMI
7 17 (2.19%) FMCG
8 15 (1.93%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.03%) Semantic Web
9 8 (1.03%) Ontologies
9 8 (1.03%) IVR
9 8 (1.03%) Data Integration
10 7 (0.90%) Life Science
10 7 (0.90%) LIMS
11 6 (0.77%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.64%) Mainframe
12 5 (0.64%) AS400
12 5 (0.64%) Credit Risk
13 4 (0.51%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 89 (11.45%) Windows
2 86 (11.07%) UNIX
3 58 (7.46%) Linux
4 22 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (1.42%) Solaris
6 10 (1.29%) Windows 7
7 8 (1.03%) Windows 2000 Server
8 6 (0.77%) AIX
9 5 (0.64%) Windows Vista
9 5 (0.64%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.51%) Windows 2000
10 4 (0.51%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (21.36%) Project Management
2 134 (17.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 105 (13.51%) PRINCE2
4 102 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
5 98 (12.61%) ITIL
6 50 (6.44%) Service Delivery
7 49 (6.31%) Scrum
7 49 (6.31%) People Management
8 47 (6.05%) SDLC
8 47 (6.05%) OO
9 44 (5.66%) Change Management
10 42 (5.41%) CRM
11 41 (5.28%) ERP
11 41 (5.28%) Business Intelligence
11 41 (5.28%) Mentoring
12 40 (5.15%) Risk Management
13 36 (4.63%) OOD
14 34 (4.38%) Agile Project Management
15 33 (4.25%) Service Management
16 31 (3.99%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 160 (20.59%) SQL
2 99 (12.74%) Java
3 68 (8.75%) C#
4 42 (5.41%) JavaScript
4 42 (5.41%) T-SQL
5 26 (3.35%) VB.NET
6 25 (3.22%) VB
7 21 (2.70%) VB6
8 19 (2.45%) PL/SQL
9 13 (1.67%) C++
10 11 (1.42%) X++
11 10 (1.29%) ABAP
11 10 (1.29%) VBA
12 9 (1.16%) C
13 8 (1.03%) Python
13 8 (1.03%) SPARQL
14 6 (0.77%) Perl
15 4 (0.51%) MUMPS
16 3 (0.39%) SAPscript
16 3 (0.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 94 (12.10%) Degree
2 59 (7.59%) Security Cleared
3 47 (6.05%) SC Cleared
4 34 (4.38%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (4.38%) ITIL Certification
5 25 (3.22%) CCNP
6 23 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 20 (2.57%) CCNA
7 20 (2.57%) PMI Certification
8 18 (2.32%) ISEB
9 16 (2.06%) ISTQB
10 10 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 9 (1.16%) Postgraduate
11 9 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (0.90%) CISSP
12 7 (0.90%) PMP
12 7 (0.90%) CISA
12 7 (0.90%) CCSA
13 6 (0.77%) MCSE
13 6 (0.77%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (8.49%) QA
2 28 (3.60%) SLA
3 8 (1.03%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.39%) COBIT
5 3 (0.39%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.26%) Basel II
6 2 (0.26%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.13%) MiFID
7 1 (0.13%) FATCA
7 1 (0.13%) EMIR
7 1 (0.13%) CRD IV
System Software
1 15 (1.93%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.03%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.26%) MetaFrame
5 2 (0.26%) XenApp
5 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 7 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.64%) Data Guard
3 4 (0.51%) Control-M
4 3 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.39%) Oracle Flashback
5 2 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (0.26%) Netcool
5 2 (0.26%) Nagios
5 2 (0.26%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.13%) Foglight
6 1 (0.13%) SCCM
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Statspack
6 1 (0.13%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 159 (20.46%) Microsoft
2 78 (10.04%) SAP
3 61 (7.85%) Oracle
4 45 (5.79%) Cisco
5 24 (3.09%) CheckPoint
6 19 (2.45%) HP
7 15 (1.93%) VMware
8 14 (1.80%) F5
9 12 (1.54%) Juniper
10 10 (1.29%) Cognos
10 10 (1.29%) Wonderware
11 9 (1.16%) IBM
12 7 (0.90%) Nokia
12 7 (0.90%) Verint
13 6 (0.77%) PeopleSoft
13 6 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (0.77%) Citrix
14 4 (0.51%) Adobe
14 4 (0.51%) Sage
14 4 (0.51%) InterSystems
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80 - 100k+ & excellent, comprehensive package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + excellent, comprehensive package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Volaris Exec
Salary: £90000 per annum + highly competitive salary +benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £68K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hudson IT
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: Negotiable, Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50 000 to £65 000 basic (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35-55K
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000.00 - £64000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago