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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 2 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 438 364 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.98% 19.35% 16.68%
As % of the General category 57.48% 50.21% 49.67%
Number of salaries quoted 320 305 265
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
762 725 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 39.98% 38.54% 33.59%
Number of salaries quoted 589 611 536
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

Finance Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Finance.

1 222 (24.10%) Retail
2 184 (19.98%) Agile Software Development
3 175 (19.00%) SQL
4 157 (17.05%) Java
5 154 (16.72%) ITIL
6 143 (15.53%) MS Excel
7 135 (14.66%) Project Management
8 134 (14.55%) Microsoft
8 134 (14.55%) Banking
9 132 (14.33%) Data Centre
10 123 (13.36%) Continuous Improvement
11 121 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
12 116 (12.60%) HTML
13 109 (11.83%) Oracle
14 108 (11.73%) Service Delivery
15 101 (10.97%) SQL Server
16 100 (10.86%) Stakeholder Management
16 100 (10.86%) Degree
17 99 (10.75%) SAP
18 97 (10.53%) Publishing
19 92 (9.99%) Business Intelligence
20 91 (9.88%) PRINCE2
21 89 (9.66%) JavaScript
22 87 (9.45%) Service Management
23 86 (9.34%) Presales
24 85 (9.23%) Manufacturing
25 83 (9.01%) Linux
26 82 (8.90%) CRM
27 77 (8.36%) MS Office
27 77 (8.36%) Computer Science

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 45 (4.89%) Apache
2 39 (4.23%) Apache Spark
3 31 (3.37%) JBoss
4 26 (2.82%) WebSphere
5 24 (2.61%) WebLogic
6 13 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 13 (1.41%) SharePoint
7 12 (1.30%) SAS
7 12 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
8 10 (1.09%) Oracle UPK
8 10 (1.09%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.65%) IIS
10 4 (0.43%) WebLogic Portal
11 3 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.33%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.33%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.22%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.22%) Documentum
12 2 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.22%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 143 (15.53%) MS Excel
2 77 (8.36%) MS Office
3 43 (4.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.52%) MS Project
5 7 (0.76%) SPSS
6 5 (0.54%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.22%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.22%) InVision
7 2 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (2.28%) Sentinel
2 19 (2.06%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 17 (1.85%) SAP BPC
4 16 (1.74%) assyst
5 13 (1.41%) SAP CO
5 13 (1.41%) SAP FI
5 13 (1.41%) SAP FI/CO
6 11 (1.19%) Oracle Assets
6 11 (1.19%) Oracle Payables
6 11 (1.19%) Oracle Receivables
7 7 (0.76%) SAP HCM
8 6 (0.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 5 (0.54%) Cognos TM1
9 5 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (0.54%) Sage X3
10 4 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (0.43%) SAP PM
10 4 (0.43%) SAP PP
11 3 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
11 3 (0.33%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 60 (6.51%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (6.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (4.13%) IaaS
4 34 (3.69%) Amazon EC2
4 34 (3.69%) PaaS
4 34 (3.69%) SaaS
5 19 (2.06%) GitHub
6 12 (1.30%) Office 365
7 8 (0.87%) SuccessFactors
8 3 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 46 (4.99%) Firewall
2 27 (2.93%) WAN
3 24 (2.61%) SSL
3 24 (2.61%) TCP/IP
4 20 (2.17%) DNS
5 13 (1.41%) LAN
6 11 (1.19%) Network Security
7 8 (0.87%) DHCP
7 8 (0.87%) VPN
8 7 (0.76%) MPLS
9 6 (0.65%) BGP
9 6 (0.65%) HTTP
9 6 (0.65%) OSPF
9 6 (0.65%) VoIP
10 5 (0.54%) Internet
10 5 (0.54%) Multicast
11 4 (0.43%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (0.43%) SAN
11 4 (0.43%) SMS
11 4 (0.43%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (10.97%) SQL Server
2 59 (6.41%) Big Data
3 41 (4.45%) Hadoop
4 40 (4.34%) DB2
5 35 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (3.04%) MySQL
7 21 (2.28%) Relational Database
8 19 (2.06%) BusinessObjects
9 18 (1.95%) SAP HANA
10 17 (1.85%) SAP BW
11 12 (1.30%) RDBMS
12 9 (0.98%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (0.76%) Data Mart
14 7 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
15 6 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
15 6 (0.65%) SQL Server 2016
16 4 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
16 4 (0.43%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 41 (4.45%) Selenium
2 23 (2.50%) JIRA
3 19 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (1.09%) JUnit
4 10 (1.09%) TestNG
5 7 (0.76%) WebDriver
6 6 (0.65%) LSMW
6 6 (0.65%) SpecFlow
7 5 (0.54%) HP UFT
7 5 (0.54%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.54%) JMeter
7 5 (0.54%) SoapUI
8 4 (0.43%) Log4j
8 4 (0.43%) Subversion
9 3 (0.33%) eggPlant
9 3 (0.33%) JBehave
9 3 (0.33%) NUnit
9 3 (0.33%) Ranorex
9 3 (0.33%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (0.33%) WATIR
General
1 222 (24.10%) Retail
2 134 (14.55%) Banking
3 97 (10.53%) Publishing
4 85 (9.23%) Manufacturing
5 51 (5.54%) Telecoms
6 30 (3.26%) Marketing
7 23 (2.50%) Legal
8 19 (2.06%) Retail Banking
9 17 (1.85%) General Ledger
10 15 (1.63%) Investment Banking
10 15 (1.63%) Local Government
11 13 (1.41%) Automotive
12 10 (1.09%) Billing
13 9 (0.98%) Advertising
13 9 (0.98%) Financial Institution
14 8 (0.87%) International Banking
15 7 (0.76%) Law
16 6 (0.65%) Aerospace
17 4 (0.43%) Games
17 4 (0.43%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 153 (16.61%) Analyst
2 147 (15.96%) Developer
3 102 (11.07%) Consultant
4 75 (8.14%) Architect
5 66 (7.17%) Project Manager
6 56 (6.08%) Business Analyst
7 52 (5.65%) Solutions Architect
8 34 (3.69%) SAP Consultant
9 29 (3.15%) Java Developer
10 27 (2.93%) Senior Manager
10 27 (2.93%) Service Manager
11 26 (2.82%) IT Manager
11 26 (2.82%) Web Developer
12 25 (2.71%) Business Manager
13 24 (2.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 24 (2.61%) Technical Analyst
13 24 (2.61%) Technical Consultant
14 23 (2.50%) .NET Developer
15 22 (2.39%) Graduate
15 22 (2.39%) Graduate Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (12.60%) HTML
2 69 (7.49%) CSS
3 64 (6.95%) .NET
4 60 (6.51%) AngularJS
5 49 (5.32%) J2EE
6 42 (4.56%) HTML5
7 25 (2.71%) Java EE
8 24 (2.61%) ASP.NET
9 23 (2.50%) XML
10 21 (2.28%) jQuery
11 17 (1.85%) Web Services
12 15 (1.63%) .NET Framework
13 12 (1.30%) KnockoutJS
14 10 (1.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (0.98%) Gherkin
16 8 (0.87%) D3.js
17 7 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC
17 7 (0.76%) EDI
17 7 (0.76%) Entity Framework
17 7 (0.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 132 (14.33%) Data Centre
2 121 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
3 77 (8.36%) Computer Science
4 65 (7.06%) Fintech
5 40 (4.34%) CMDB
6 33 (3.58%) Management Information System
7 24 (2.61%) User Experience
8 23 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
9 22 (2.39%) Mathematics
9 22 (2.39%) Physics
10 18 (1.95%) Statistics
11 15 (1.63%) Visualisation
12 12 (1.30%) Fixed Income
12 12 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 11 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
13 11 (1.19%) PMI
13 11 (1.19%) Public Cloud
14 10 (1.09%) iPad
14 10 (1.09%) NHS
14 10 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 83 (9.01%) Linux
2 76 (8.25%) Windows
3 64 (6.95%) Unix
4 22 (2.39%) Windows Server
5 15 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.87%) Solaris
8 6 (0.65%) AIX
8 6 (0.65%) SUSE
8 6 (0.65%) Windows 10
8 6 (0.65%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.43%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.33%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.11%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (19.98%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (16.72%) ITIL
3 135 (14.66%) Project Management
4 123 (13.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 108 (11.73%) Service Delivery
6 100 (10.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 92 (9.99%) Business Intelligence
8 91 (9.88%) PRINCE2
9 87 (9.45%) Service Management
10 86 (9.34%) Presales
11 82 (8.90%) CRM
12 63 (6.84%) Line Management
12 63 (6.84%) Software Engineering
13 58 (6.30%) Waterfall
14 53 (5.75%) ERP
15 51 (5.54%) Business Analysis
16 49 (5.32%) Data Management
17 47 (5.10%) Capacity Planning
18 46 (4.99%) Case Management
18 46 (4.99%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 175 (19.00%) SQL
2 157 (17.05%) Java
3 89 (9.66%) JavaScript
4 62 (6.73%) C#
5 40 (4.34%) Python
6 13 (1.41%) ABAP
7 12 (1.30%) C++
7 12 (1.30%) VB.NET
8 10 (1.09%) Perl
9 9 (0.98%) Scala
10 8 (0.87%) PL/SQL
10 8 (0.87%) VBA
11 7 (0.76%) PowerShell
12 6 (0.65%) PHP
12 6 (0.65%) SAPscript
13 5 (0.54%) C
13 5 (0.54%) VBScript
14 4 (0.43%) Ruby
14 4 (0.43%) VB
15 3 (0.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 100 (10.86%) Degree
2 52 (5.65%) ISEB
3 50 (5.43%) PMI Certification
4 39 (4.23%) PMP
5 24 (2.61%) Security Cleared
6 21 (2.28%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (2.28%) CISSP
7 19 (2.06%) CCNA
7 19 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
8 16 (1.74%) APMP
9 14 (1.52%) CISM
9 14 (1.52%) ISTQB
10 13 (1.41%) SC Cleared
11 9 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (0.76%) CISA
12 7 (0.76%) CISMP
13 6 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
13 6 (0.65%) LPIC
13 6 (0.65%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (5.65%) QA
2 34 (3.69%) SLA
3 22 (2.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (1.85%) Data Quality
5 12 (1.30%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.98%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
8 5 (0.54%) SDET
9 2 (0.22%) P3O
10 1 (0.11%) GPG13
System Software
1 49 (5.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (3.69%) Virtual Machines
3 25 (2.71%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.65%) Firmware
5 2 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.22%) HDFS
6 1 (0.11%) Docker
6 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.11%) vSphere
6 1 (0.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 34 (3.69%) SCVMM
2 30 (3.26%) SCCM
3 25 (2.71%) SCOM
4 16 (1.74%) Tivoli
5 12 (1.30%) SCOrch
6 11 (1.19%) vRealize
7 7 (0.76%) NetBackup
8 6 (0.65%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.22%) Nessus
9 2 (0.22%) Nexpose
9 2 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.11%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 134 (14.55%) Microsoft
2 109 (11.83%) Oracle
3 99 (10.75%) SAP
4 57 (6.19%) VMware
5 49 (5.32%) Cisco
6 41 (4.45%) IBM
7 40 (4.34%) HP
8 39 (4.23%) CheckPoint
9 34 (3.69%) Juniper
10 31 (3.37%) Citrix
11 26 (2.82%) EMC
12 25 (2.71%) NetApp
13 23 (2.50%) BMC
14 22 (2.39%) JD Edwards
15 16 (1.74%) F5
16 14 (1.52%) Cognos
16 14 (1.52%) Red Hat
17 11 (1.19%) Sybase
18 9 (0.98%) Brocade
18 9 (0.98%) Fortinet
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £49000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £38000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Networkers
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 + Car Allowance + Matched Pension + Bonus + Health/I
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Washington Frank
Salary: £40000 - £68000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
West Midlands, Birmingham
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45,000 + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
West Midlands, Birmingham
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £40,000 + £5.5K car allow + bens
Posted: 19 days ago