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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 8 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 306 483 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.88% 26.76% 20.66%
As % of the General category 48.34% 59.19% 52.53%
Number of salaries quoted 250 436 282
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £68,750 £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
633 816 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.91% 45.21% 39.33%
Number of salaries quoted 484 730 502
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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 17 April 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 126 (20.66%) SQL
2 112 (18.36%) Project Management
3 108 (17.70%) Banking
4 96 (15.74%) Microsoft
5 85 (13.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 77 (12.62%) Oracle
7 76 (12.46%) Agile Software Development
8 73 (11.97%) UNIX
9 72 (11.80%) PRINCE2
10 71 (11.64%) ITIL
11 63 (10.33%) Analytical Skills
12 60 (9.84%) Windows
12 60 (9.84%) MS Excel
12 60 (9.84%) QA
13 55 (9.02%) Degree
13 55 (9.02%) Java
14 53 (8.69%) Retail
15 51 (8.36%) Security Cleared
16 47 (7.70%) Business Analysis
17 45 (7.38%) SQL Server
17 45 (7.38%) SC Cleared
18 44 (7.21%) SAP
19 43 (7.05%) Telecoms
20 42 (6.89%) C#
20 42 (6.89%) Linux
21 41 (6.72%) Business Intelligence
21 41 (6.72%) Cisco
21 41 (6.72%) Change Management
21 41 (6.72%) Scrum
22 40 (6.56%) .NET

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 22 (3.61%) WebSphere
2 16 (2.62%) JBoss
3 13 (2.13%) SharePoint
4 11 (1.80%) IIS
5 10 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (1.48%) MS Exchange
7 8 (1.31%) SAS
8 6 (0.98%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.82%) Apache
9 5 (0.82%) WebLogic
9 5 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.49%) WorkSite
10 3 (0.49%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2000
11 2 (0.33%) Lotus Domino
11 2 (0.33%) Lync
12 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.16%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 60 (9.84%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.97%) MS Visio
2 12 (1.97%) MS Office
3 10 (1.64%) MS Project
4 2 (0.33%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.33%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.16%) Open Workbench
5 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (4.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 19 (3.11%) Oracle Financials
3 17 (2.79%) Oracle EBS
4 15 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (1.48%) Oracle Payables
5 9 (1.48%) Oracle Receivables
5 9 (1.48%) Oracle General Ledger
6 8 (1.31%) Oracle Assets
6 8 (1.31%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (1.31%) SAP FI/CO
6 8 (1.31%) SAP CO
6 8 (1.31%) SAP FI
7 7 (1.15%) Oracle ERP
8 6 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (0.82%) SAP FSCM
9 5 (0.82%) Oracle iProcurement
10 4 (0.66%) Oracle ASCP
11 3 (0.49%) Agresso
12 2 (0.33%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.82%) SaaS
2 3 (0.49%) Office 365
2 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.16%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 39 (6.39%) Firewall
2 12 (1.97%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (1.64%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.48%) SSL
4 9 (1.48%) SAN
5 8 (1.31%) DNS
5 8 (1.31%) HTTPS
5 8 (1.31%) Wireless
6 7 (1.15%) VPN
6 7 (1.15%) WAN
7 6 (0.98%) LAN
8 5 (0.82%) Internet
8 5 (0.82%) Wireshark
9 4 (0.66%) HTTP
10 3 (0.49%) 3G
10 3 (0.49%) IPsec
11 2 (0.33%) Symposium
11 2 (0.33%) Network Security
11 2 (0.33%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.33%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (7.38%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.74%) Relational Database
3 14 (2.30%) MS Access
4 13 (2.13%) RDBMS
5 12 (1.97%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (1.97%) Oracle Database
6 11 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (1.64%) DB2
7 10 (1.64%) Oracle Discoverer
8 9 (1.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 8 (1.31%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (1.15%) NoSQL
11 6 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (0.82%) Informix
12 5 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
13 4 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (0.66%) Big Data
13 4 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (1.80%) Git (software)
2 10 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (0.98%) Toad
3 6 (0.98%) Subversion
4 5 (0.82%) RequisitePro
5 4 (0.66%) LoadRunner
6 3 (0.49%) ProC
6 3 (0.49%) JMeter
6 3 (0.49%) JIRA
6 3 (0.49%) Selenium
7 2 (0.33%) SilkPerformer
7 2 (0.33%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.33%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.33%) Ant
7 2 (0.33%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.33%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (0.16%) QUnit
8 1 (0.16%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.16%) Mockito
General
1 108 (17.70%) Banking
2 53 (8.69%) Retail
3 43 (7.05%) Telecoms
4 35 (5.74%) Marketing
5 23 (3.77%) Manufacturing
6 19 (3.11%) Back Office
7 15 (2.46%) Legal
7 15 (2.46%) Investment Banking
7 15 (2.46%) Retail Banking
8 11 (1.80%) Billing
9 8 (1.31%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.15%) Law
10 7 (1.15%) Publishing
11 5 (0.82%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.82%) Electronics
12 4 (0.66%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.49%) Advertising
14 2 (0.33%) Local Government
14 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.16%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 139 (22.79%) Analyst
2 105 (17.21%) Project Manager
3 65 (10.66%) Consultant
4 62 (10.16%) Developer
5 40 (6.56%) Business Analyst
6 38 (6.23%) Test Analyst
7 31 (5.08%) Senior Manager
8 28 (4.59%) Architect
9 25 (4.10%) Senior Project Manager
10 24 (3.93%) Java Developer
11 23 (3.77%) Senior Developer
12 19 (3.11%) Senior Java Developer
12 19 (3.11%) Agile Project Manager
13 18 (2.95%) Applications Support
14 15 (2.46%) Administrator
15 14 (2.30%) Oracle Consultant
16 13 (2.13%) Software Developer
16 13 (2.13%) Network Engineer
16 13 (2.13%) Software Test Analyst
16 13 (2.13%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (6.56%) .NET
2 33 (5.41%) XML
3 29 (4.75%) HTML
4 21 (3.44%) Web Services
5 19 (3.11%) ASP.NET
6 15 (2.46%) CSS
7 12 (1.97%) Java EE
8 11 (1.80%) .NET Framework
8 11 (1.80%) WCF
9 10 (1.64%) Ajax
10 9 (1.48%) JSON
10 9 (1.48%) RESTful
11 8 (1.31%) ADO.NET
11 8 (1.31%) WinForms
11 8 (1.31%) .NET Compact Framework
11 8 (1.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (1.15%) J2EE
12 7 (1.15%) HTML5
13 6 (0.98%) jQuery
14 5 (0.82%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 63 (10.33%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (4.75%) Management Information System
3 21 (3.44%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (2.79%) Equities
5 14 (2.30%) Computer Science
6 10 (1.64%) User Experience
7 9 (1.48%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.31%) Clustering
8 8 (1.31%) IVR
8 8 (1.31%) Open Source
9 7 (1.15%) Mathematics
9 7 (1.15%) GIS
9 7 (1.15%) E-Learning
9 7 (1.15%) Blackberry
9 7 (1.15%) PMI
10 6 (0.98%) LPAR
10 6 (0.98%) Visualisation
11 5 (0.82%) Performance Metrics
11 5 (0.82%) DTV
12 4 (0.66%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 73 (11.97%) UNIX
2 60 (9.84%) Windows
3 42 (6.89%) Linux
4 13 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (1.64%) AIX
6 8 (1.31%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.82%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.82%) Solaris
7 5 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.66%) CentOS
8 4 (0.66%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.49%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.49%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.33%) Android
11 1 (0.16%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (18.36%) Project Management
2 85 (13.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 76 (12.46%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (11.80%) PRINCE2
5 71 (11.64%) ITIL
6 47 (7.70%) Business Analysis
7 41 (6.72%) Scrum
7 41 (6.72%) Change Management
7 41 (6.72%) Business Intelligence
8 39 (6.39%) CRM
9 34 (5.57%) Software Testing
10 32 (5.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 32 (5.25%) People Management
11 30 (4.92%) Risk Management
11 30 (4.92%) ERP
12 28 (4.59%) OO
12 28 (4.59%) Mentoring
13 27 (4.43%) Service Delivery
14 23 (3.77%) Agile Project Management
15 22 (3.61%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 126 (20.66%) SQL
2 55 (9.02%) Java
3 42 (6.89%) C#
4 27 (4.43%) VB
5 25 (4.10%) JavaScript
6 22 (3.61%) VBA
7 21 (3.44%) VB.NET
7 21 (3.44%) Shell Script
8 17 (2.79%) T-SQL
9 13 (2.13%) PL/SQL
10 11 (1.80%) C
11 10 (1.64%) VB6
12 4 (0.66%) C++
13 3 (0.49%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.33%) RPG IV
14 2 (0.33%) R
14 2 (0.33%) RPG
15 1 (0.16%) Perl
15 1 (0.16%) X++
15 1 (0.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 55 (9.02%) Degree
2 51 (8.36%) Security Cleared
3 45 (7.38%) SC Cleared
4 33 (5.41%) ISTQB
5 32 (5.25%) ISEB
6 19 (3.11%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 11 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (1.80%) CCNP
8 11 (1.80%) CCNA
9 10 (1.64%) PMI Certification
9 10 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (1.31%) PMP
11 7 (1.15%) CBAP
12 6 (0.98%) MCSE
12 6 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (0.66%) CISSP
13 4 (0.66%) CISA
13 4 (0.66%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (9.84%) QA
2 19 (3.11%) SLA
3 14 (2.30%) FATCA
4 5 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.33%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.33%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.16%) COBIT
7 1 (0.16%) EMIR
7 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.16%) AIFMD
System Software
1 26 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.82%) vSphere
4 4 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.33%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.16%) XenApp
7 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.31%) Control-M
3 5 (0.82%) Foglight
4 3 (0.49%) SCCM
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.16%) MOM
6 1 (0.16%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.16%) WSUS
6 1 (0.16%) SCOM
6 1 (0.16%) yum
Vendors
1 96 (15.74%) Microsoft
2 77 (12.62%) Oracle
3 44 (7.21%) SAP
4 41 (6.72%) Cisco
5 18 (2.95%) Juniper
6 17 (2.79%) IBM
7 16 (2.62%) CheckPoint
8 15 (2.46%) VMware
8 15 (2.46%) F5
9 13 (2.13%) HP
10 8 (1.31%) Citrix
11 7 (1.15%) Avaya
11 7 (1.15%) Cognos
12 6 (0.98%) Red Hat
12 6 (0.98%) Apple
12 6 (0.98%) MicroStrategy
12 6 (0.98%) Tableau
13 5 (0.82%) Sage
13 5 (0.82%) Remedy
14 4 (0.66%) ServiceNow
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £26000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + 20% Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago