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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 7 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Finance 304 434 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.64% 27.89% 15.61%
As % of the General category 49.67% 58.73% 42.93%
Number of salaries quoted 263 390 202
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
612 739 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.50% 47.49% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 535 621 459
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 27 January 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 176 (21.41%) SQL
2 141 (17.15%) ITIL
3 129 (15.69%) UNIX
4 128 (15.57%) Banking
5 120 (14.60%) Project Management
6 117 (14.23%) Oracle
7 91 (11.07%) Microsoft
8 90 (10.95%) Degree
8 90 (10.95%) Analytical Skills
9 88 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
10 82 (9.98%) Windows
11 63 (7.66%) Security Cleared
12 62 (7.54%) SQL Server
12 62 (7.54%) Cisco
13 61 (7.42%) Retail
13 61 (7.42%) QA
14 59 (7.18%) Business Analysis
14 59 (7.18%) MS Excel
15 53 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
16 51 (6.20%) Firewall
17 50 (6.08%) Change Management
18 49 (5.96%) Telecoms
19 48 (5.84%) .NET
20 47 (5.72%) Java
20 47 (5.72%) PRINCE2
20 47 (5.72%) SC Cleared
21 45 (5.47%) Problem Management
22 43 (5.23%) C#
22 43 (5.23%) Shell Script
23 42 (5.11%) CRM

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 20 (2.43%) SharePoint
2 12 (1.46%) SAS
3 11 (1.34%) MS Exchange
4 10 (1.22%) IIS
5 9 (1.09%) JBoss
5 9 (1.09%) Apache
5 9 (1.09%) Tomcat
6 8 (0.97%) WebLogic
6 8 (0.97%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (0.36%) TPMS
9 2 (0.24%) CMS
9 2 (0.24%) Lync
9 2 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.24%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.12%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.12%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.12%) WebSphere Process Server
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 59 (7.18%) MS Excel
2 32 (3.89%) MS Office
3 27 (3.28%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.58%) MS Project
5 12 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.24%) Open Workbench
6 2 (0.24%) SPSS
6 2 (0.24%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 28 (3.41%) Oracle EBS
2 26 (3.16%) Oracle EBS R12
3 20 (2.43%) Oracle Financials
4 16 (1.95%) Oracle ERP
5 10 (1.22%) Oracle General Ledger
6 9 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
6 9 (1.09%) Oracle Payables
6 9 (1.09%) Oracle Receivables
6 9 (1.09%) Oracle Assets
7 8 (0.97%) Oracle iProcurement
7 8 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
8 7 (0.85%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 7 (0.85%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 6 (0.73%) HFM
10 5 (0.61%) SAP FI/CO
10 5 (0.61%) SAP FI
10 5 (0.61%) SAP CO
10 5 (0.61%) Hyperion Planning
11 4 (0.49%) Oracle ASCP
11 4 (0.49%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.85%) SuccessFactors
2 6 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.61%) Office 365
4 3 (0.36%) SaaS
5 1 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (6.20%) Firewall
2 16 (1.95%) Network Security
3 15 (1.82%) Wireless
3 15 (1.82%) DNS
4 9 (1.09%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.09%) SAN
5 8 (0.97%) VPN
6 7 (0.85%) OSPF
6 7 (0.85%) BGP
7 6 (0.73%) Internet
7 6 (0.73%) HTTPS
7 6 (0.73%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (0.61%) Junos
9 4 (0.49%) Symposium
9 4 (0.49%) DHCP
9 4 (0.49%) PABX
9 4 (0.49%) VoIP
10 3 (0.36%) LDAP
10 3 (0.36%) Intranet
10 3 (0.36%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (7.54%) SQL Server
2 32 (3.89%) Relational Database
3 20 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (2.07%) Oracle Database
5 16 (1.95%) Oracle BI EE
5 16 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (1.70%) MS Access
7 11 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (0.85%) Informix
9 6 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.61%) Data Mart
10 5 (0.61%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.61%) Essbase
11 4 (0.49%) KDB
11 4 (0.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 4 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.49%) MarkLogic
11 4 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (0.49%) DB2
11 4 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (1.58%) Toad
2 10 (1.22%) Git (software)
3 7 (0.85%) Ant
3 7 (0.85%) NUnit
3 7 (0.85%) JIRA
4 6 (0.73%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (0.73%) QUnit
5 5 (0.61%) ProC
6 4 (0.49%) Selenium
6 4 (0.49%) ERwin
7 3 (0.36%) RequisitePro
7 3 (0.36%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.36%) T4 Templates
8 2 (0.24%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (0.24%) Eclipse RCP
8 2 (0.24%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.24%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.24%) MorphX
9 1 (0.12%) JMeter
General
1 128 (15.57%) Banking
2 61 (7.42%) Retail
3 49 (5.96%) Telecoms
4 40 (4.87%) Investment Banking
5 29 (3.53%) Legal
6 28 (3.41%) Financial Institution
7 20 (2.43%) Manufacturing
8 19 (2.31%) Back Office
9 18 (2.19%) Front Office
10 12 (1.46%) Billing
10 12 (1.46%) Retail Banking
10 12 (1.46%) Marketing
11 8 (0.97%) Law
12 7 (0.85%) Corporate Banking
13 5 (0.61%) General Ledger
13 5 (0.61%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.49%) Advertising
14 4 (0.49%) German Language
15 3 (0.36%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 192 (23.36%) Analyst
2 90 (10.95%) Project Manager
3 79 (9.61%) Consultant
4 78 (9.49%) Business Analyst
5 77 (9.37%) Developer
6 71 (8.64%) Applications Support
7 53 (6.45%) Architect
8 38 (4.62%) Support Analyst
9 28 (3.41%) Oracle Consultant
10 25 (3.04%) Test Analyst
11 24 (2.92%) Applications Support Analyst
12 22 (2.68%) Senior Developer
13 20 (2.43%) Senior Manager
13 20 (2.43%) Solutions Architect
13 20 (2.43%) Java Developer
14 19 (2.31%) Network Architect
15 16 (1.95%) Senior Architect
16 15 (1.82%) Senior Java Developer
16 15 (1.82%) Senior Network Architect
16 15 (1.82%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (5.84%) .NET
2 35 (4.26%) XML
3 27 (3.28%) HTML
4 23 (2.80%) CSS
5 21 (2.55%) Web Services
5 21 (2.55%) ASP.NET
6 20 (2.43%) Ajax
7 16 (1.95%) JSON
7 16 (1.95%) jQuery
8 12 (1.46%) REST
9 11 (1.34%) Middleware
10 9 (1.09%) J2EE
10 9 (1.09%) HTML5
11 8 (0.97%) JMS
11 8 (0.97%) AngularJS
12 7 (0.85%) PhoneGap
12 7 (0.85%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (0.61%) XSLT
14 4 (0.49%) XSD
14 4 (0.49%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 90 (10.95%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (4.38%) Computer Science
3 35 (4.26%) Equities
4 28 (3.41%) Management Information System
5 23 (2.80%) Derivative
6 19 (2.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 18 (2.19%) User Experience
8 14 (1.70%) Fixed Income
9 13 (1.58%) Data Integration
10 11 (1.34%) Clustering
10 11 (1.34%) Credit Risk
11 9 (1.09%) Economics
11 9 (1.09%) Mobile App
12 8 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (0.97%) Wiki
12 8 (0.97%) Mathematics
13 7 (0.85%) Mainframe
14 6 (0.73%) Blackberry
15 5 (0.61%) GIS
15 5 (0.61%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 129 (15.69%) UNIX
2 82 (9.98%) Windows
3 37 (4.50%) Linux
4 30 (3.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (2.43%) Windows XP
7 14 (1.70%) Solaris
8 12 (1.46%) Apple iOS
9 11 (1.34%) Windows 8
9 11 (1.34%) AIX
10 8 (0.97%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.85%) Android
12 4 (0.49%) CentOS
12 4 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.24%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.12%) HPUX
15 1 (0.12%) SUSE
15 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (17.15%) ITIL
2 120 (14.60%) Project Management
3 88 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (7.18%) Business Analysis
5 53 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 50 (6.08%) Change Management
7 47 (5.72%) PRINCE2
8 45 (5.47%) Problem Management
9 42 (5.11%) CRM
9 42 (5.11%) Incident Management
10 40 (4.87%) User Acceptance Testing
10 40 (4.87%) Continuous Improvement
10 40 (4.87%) Mentoring
11 39 (4.74%) Service Management
12 34 (4.14%) Scrum
13 32 (3.89%) ERP
13 32 (3.89%) Business Intelligence
14 27 (3.28%) Data Management
15 26 (3.16%) Programme Management
15 26 (3.16%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 176 (21.41%) SQL
2 47 (5.72%) Java
3 43 (5.23%) C#
3 43 (5.23%) Shell Script
4 31 (3.77%) JavaScript
5 23 (2.80%) Perl
5 23 (2.80%) VBA
5 23 (2.80%) VB
6 18 (2.19%) PL/SQL
7 16 (1.95%) C
8 14 (1.70%) VB.NET
9 9 (1.09%) Python
9 9 (1.09%) Bash Shell
10 7 (0.85%) VB6
11 6 (0.73%) TypeScript
12 5 (0.61%) Tcl
12 5 (0.61%) Objective-C
12 5 (0.61%) C++
13 3 (0.36%) COBOL
13 3 (0.36%) R
Qualifications
1 90 (10.95%) Degree
2 63 (7.66%) Security Cleared
3 47 (5.72%) SC Cleared
4 27 (3.28%) ISEB
5 21 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
6 15 (1.82%) ISTQB
7 14 (1.70%) CCNP
8 11 (1.34%) CBAP
9 9 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (0.97%) CCNA
11 7 (0.85%) MCSE
11 7 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (0.73%) PMI Certification
12 6 (0.73%) ACCA
12 6 (0.73%) CIMA
13 5 (0.61%) CCSA
13 5 (0.61%) PMP
13 5 (0.61%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (7.42%) QA
2 21 (2.55%) SLA
3 11 (1.34%) Data Quality
4 9 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.73%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.73%) FATCA
6 5 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.36%) EMIR
7 3 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.24%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.24%) MiFID
9 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.12%) COBIT
9 1 (0.12%) AIFMD
System Software
1 32 (3.89%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.85%) vSphere
4 6 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.49%) XenDesktop
5 4 (0.49%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.73%) WSUS
2 6 (0.73%) Control-M
3 5 (0.61%) Nagios
3 5 (0.61%) Netcool
3 5 (0.61%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (0.49%) Windows Intune
4 4 (0.49%) SCOM
4 4 (0.49%) MOM
4 4 (0.49%) Foglight
4 4 (0.49%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.36%) CA SiteMinder
5 3 (0.36%) SCCM
6 1 (0.12%) CA Endevor
6 1 (0.12%) yum
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.12%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 117 (14.23%) Oracle
2 91 (11.07%) Microsoft
3 62 (7.54%) Cisco
4 38 (4.62%) Juniper
5 32 (3.89%) SAP
6 25 (3.04%) CheckPoint
7 19 (2.31%) VMware
8 18 (2.19%) F5
9 14 (1.70%) IBM
10 12 (1.46%) Sun
10 12 (1.46%) HP
10 12 (1.46%) Blue Coat
11 11 (1.34%) Avaya
12 9 (1.09%) Business Objects
12 9 (1.09%) Hyperion
13 8 (0.97%) Citrix
14 7 (0.85%) Sencha
15 6 (0.73%) Talend
15 6 (0.73%) Informatica
16 5 (0.61%) Red Hat
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Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
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