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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 432 499 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.41% 24.79% 32.42%
As % of the General category 61.02% 56.19% 65.09%
Number of salaries quoted 345 433 567
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,500 £67,500
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
708 888 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.08% 44.11% 49.80%
Number of salaries quoted 536 751 864
Average salary £48,000 £48,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.51% +1.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £67,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 August 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 171 (22.59%) Project Management
2 150 (19.82%) SQL
3 140 (18.49%) Banking
4 137 (18.10%) Microsoft
5 135 (17.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 122 (16.12%) MS Excel
7 107 (14.13%) PRINCE2
8 104 (13.74%) ITIL
9 99 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
10 98 (12.95%) Java
11 90 (11.89%) SQL Server
12 87 (11.49%) UNIX
13 85 (11.23%) Manufacturing
14 82 (10.83%) Windows
14 82 (10.83%) Degree
15 81 (10.70%) Retail
16 79 (10.44%) Analytical Skills
17 75 (9.91%) .NET
18 71 (9.38%) SAP
19 68 (8.98%) QA
20 67 (8.85%) Oracle
21 63 (8.32%) Security Cleared
22 58 (7.66%) Linux
23 57 (7.53%) C#
23 57 (7.53%) Telecoms
24 56 (7.40%) HTML
25 54 (7.13%) XML
26 53 (7.00%) Firewall
27 52 (6.87%) Scrum
27 52 (6.87%) SC Cleared

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 30 (3.96%) WebSphere
2 26 (3.43%) IIS
3 24 (3.17%) JBoss
4 16 (2.11%) WebSphere Application Server
5 13 (1.72%) MS Exchange
6 10 (1.32%) SharePoint
7 7 (0.92%) SAS
7 7 (0.92%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2000
9 3 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.40%) WorkSite
10 2 (0.26%) CMS
10 2 (0.26%) Apache
10 2 (0.26%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.13%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 122 (16.12%) MS Excel
2 29 (3.83%) MS Office
3 18 (2.38%) MS Project
4 9 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.92%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.53%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 19 (2.51%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (1.45%) Oracle Financials
3 11 (1.45%) Oracle Applications
4 10 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (0.92%) Temenos T24
7 6 (0.79%) SAP FI
7 6 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
7 6 (0.79%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.53%) SAP APO
8 4 (0.53%) SAP SCM
9 3 (0.40%) SAP Business One
9 3 (0.40%) Agresso
9 3 (0.40%) Oracle 11i
9 3 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.26%) Oracle HRMS
10 2 (0.26%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.53%) SaaS
3 3 (0.40%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (7.00%) Firewall
2 42 (5.55%) TCP/IP
3 20 (2.64%) BGP
4 17 (2.25%) OSPF
5 16 (2.11%) SSL
6 15 (1.98%) Multicast
7 14 (1.85%) DNS
8 12 (1.59%) Internet
8 12 (1.59%) WAN
9 11 (1.45%) LAN
10 10 (1.32%) VPN
11 9 (1.19%) HTTP
11 9 (1.19%) VoIP
12 8 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (1.06%) Cisco IOS
13 7 (0.92%) Network Security
13 7 (0.92%) SAN
13 7 (0.92%) Structured Cabling
14 5 (0.66%) Spanning Tree
14 5 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (11.89%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.30%) Relational Database
3 24 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (2.77%) RDBMS
5 18 (2.38%) Oracle Database
6 17 (2.25%) Crystal Reports
7 16 (2.11%) DB2
7 16 (2.11%) OLAP
8 14 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
8 14 (1.85%) NoSQL
9 13 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
11 10 (1.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 9 (1.19%) MySQL
12 9 (1.19%) Oracle Discoverer
13 8 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (0.92%) MS Access
15 6 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (2.91%) Subversion
1 22 (2.91%) Git (software)
2 16 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (2.11%) Selenium
3 14 (1.85%) Visual Studio
4 11 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
5 8 (1.06%) HP UFT
6 6 (0.79%) LSMW
7 5 (0.66%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.66%) LoadRunner
8 4 (0.53%) JIRA
9 3 (0.40%) Toad
10 2 (0.26%) SilkPerformer
10 2 (0.26%) ProC
10 2 (0.26%) JMeter
10 2 (0.26%) Ranorex
11 1 (0.13%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.13%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.13%) RequisitePro
General
1 140 (18.49%) Banking
2 85 (11.23%) Manufacturing
3 81 (10.70%) Retail
4 57 (7.53%) Telecoms
5 51 (6.74%) Marketing
6 41 (5.42%) Publishing
7 26 (3.43%) Back Office
8 24 (3.17%) Retail Banking
9 18 (2.38%) Investment Banking
9 18 (2.38%) Legal
10 13 (1.72%) Automotive
11 9 (1.19%) Aerospace
11 9 (1.19%) Games
12 8 (1.06%) Billing
12 8 (1.06%) Law
13 7 (0.92%) Electronics
14 6 (0.79%) Local Government
15 5 (0.66%) Corporate Banking
15 5 (0.66%) Private Banking
15 5 (0.66%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 158 (20.87%) Analyst
2 126 (16.64%) Project Manager
3 116 (15.32%) Developer
4 96 (12.68%) Consultant
5 42 (5.55%) Business Analyst
6 34 (4.49%) Java Developer
6 34 (4.49%) Agile Project Manager
7 28 (3.70%) Senior Developer
8 27 (3.57%) Test Analyst
9 26 (3.43%) Senior Manager
10 22 (2.91%) Senior Project Manager
11 21 (2.77%) SAP Consultant
11 21 (2.77%) Administrator
11 21 (2.77%) Test Manager
11 21 (2.77%) Architect
11 21 (2.77%) Senior Java Developer
12 20 (2.64%) Software Developer
13 18 (2.38%) Senior Analyst
13 18 (2.38%) Service Manager
14 17 (2.25%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (9.91%) .NET
2 56 (7.40%) HTML
3 54 (7.13%) XML
4 31 (4.10%) WCF
4 31 (4.10%) Web Services
5 30 (3.96%) CSS
6 19 (2.51%) .NET Framework
7 18 (2.38%) WPF
8 17 (2.25%) WinForms
8 17 (2.25%) ADO.NET
8 17 (2.25%) .NET Compact Framework
8 17 (2.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 16 (2.11%) RESTful
10 15 (1.98%) Java EE
10 15 (1.98%) ASP.NET
11 13 (1.72%) jQuery
12 12 (1.59%) HTML5
13 8 (1.06%) Apache Jena
14 7 (0.92%) EDI
15 5 (0.66%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 79 (10.44%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (5.42%) Computer Science
3 34 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
4 33 (4.36%) Data Centre
5 20 (2.64%) Equities
6 18 (2.38%) Client/Server
7 16 (2.11%) Management Information System
8 13 (1.72%) FMCG
9 12 (1.59%) PMI
10 10 (1.32%) IVR
11 8 (1.06%) Semantic Web
11 8 (1.06%) Data Integration
11 8 (1.06%) Ontologies
12 7 (0.92%) Life Science
13 6 (0.79%) E-Learning
13 6 (0.79%) LIMS
13 6 (0.79%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.66%) Visualisation
14 5 (0.66%) Mainframe
14 5 (0.66%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 87 (11.49%) UNIX
2 82 (10.83%) Windows
3 58 (7.66%) Linux
4 18 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (1.45%) Solaris
6 8 (1.06%) AIX
6 8 (1.06%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.66%) Windows 8
7 5 (0.66%) Windows Vista
8 3 (0.40%) Windows 2000
8 3 (0.40%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (22.59%) Project Management
2 135 (17.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 107 (14.13%) PRINCE2
4 104 (13.74%) ITIL
5 99 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (6.87%) Scrum
7 50 (6.61%) OO
7 50 (6.61%) People Management
8 49 (6.47%) SDLC
9 48 (6.34%) Service Delivery
10 43 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
11 42 (5.55%) CRM
12 41 (5.42%) Change Management
12 41 (5.42%) Mentoring
13 39 (5.15%) ERP
14 38 (5.02%) Business Analysis
14 38 (5.02%) Agile Project Management
15 36 (4.76%) OOD
16 35 (4.62%) Risk Management
17 34 (4.49%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 150 (19.82%) SQL
2 98 (12.95%) Java
3 57 (7.53%) C#
4 44 (5.81%) T-SQL
5 38 (5.02%) JavaScript
6 27 (3.57%) VB.NET
7 23 (3.04%) VB
8 20 (2.64%) PL/SQL
9 18 (2.38%) VB6
10 11 (1.45%) VBA
11 10 (1.32%) C
11 10 (1.32%) C++
12 8 (1.06%) SPARQL
13 7 (0.92%) ABAP
13 7 (0.92%) X++
13 7 (0.92%) Python
14 6 (0.79%) Perl
15 4 (0.53%) MUMPS
15 4 (0.53%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.40%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 82 (10.83%) Degree
2 63 (8.32%) Security Cleared
3 52 (6.87%) SC Cleared
4 38 (5.02%) ITIL Certification
5 32 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (3.43%) ISTQB
7 25 (3.30%) ISEB
8 24 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 22 (2.91%) CCNP
9 22 (2.91%) CCNA
10 15 (1.98%) PMI Certification
11 9 (1.19%) Postgraduate
11 9 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (0.92%) MCSE
12 7 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 6 (0.79%) MCSA
13 6 (0.79%) CISSP
13 6 (0.79%) PMP
14 5 (0.66%) CCIE
14 5 (0.66%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (8.98%) QA
2 25 (3.30%) SLA
3 9 (1.19%) FATCA
4 7 (0.92%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.40%) COBIT
6 3 (0.40%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.26%) PMBOK
7 2 (0.26%) Basel II
8 1 (0.13%) MiFID
8 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.13%) EMIR
8 1 (0.13%) CRD IV
System Software
1 16 (2.11%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.06%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.40%) 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 6 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.66%) Data Guard
3 4 (0.53%) Control-M
4 3 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.40%) Oracle Flashback
5 2 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (0.26%) Nagios
5 2 (0.26%) Foglight
5 2 (0.26%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.26%) Netcool
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.13%) SCCM
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 137 (18.10%) Microsoft
2 71 (9.38%) SAP
3 67 (8.85%) Oracle
4 42 (5.55%) Cisco
5 22 (2.91%) CheckPoint
6 19 (2.51%) HP
7 15 (1.98%) VMware
7 15 (1.98%) F5
8 12 (1.59%) Cognos
9 11 (1.45%) IBM
10 9 (1.19%) Juniper
10 9 (1.19%) Wonderware
11 7 (0.92%) Citrix
12 6 (0.79%) PeopleSoft
13 5 (0.66%) Tableau
14 4 (0.53%) Red Gate
14 4 (0.53%) SEEBURGER
14 4 (0.53%) Barracuda Networks
14 4 (0.53%) Veeam
14 4 (0.53%) InterSystems
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