The first 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 491 628 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.94% 31.14% 21.87%
As % of the General category 56.70% 62.86% 53.95%
Number of salaries quoted 427 539 309
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
866 999 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 43.98% 49.53% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 733 849 576
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £62,500 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Finance
West Midlands

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 28 July 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 153 (15.55%) Oracle
2 149 (15.14%) Banking
3 147 (14.94%) SQL
4 144 (14.63%) Project Management
5 130 (13.21%) Retail
6 116 (11.79%) Degree
7 115 (11.69%) Business Analysis
8 111 (11.28%) User Acceptance Testing
9 103 (10.47%) Microsoft
10 99 (10.06%) UNIX
11 97 (9.86%) Security Cleared
12 96 (9.76%) Windows
13 95 (9.65%) PRINCE2
14 88 (8.94%) ITIL
14 88 (8.94%) SC Cleared
15 87 (8.84%) SQL Server
16 85 (8.64%) Stakeholder Management
17 79 (8.03%) Java
18 76 (7.72%) Business Development
19 73 (7.42%) Back Office
20 68 (6.91%) QA
21 67 (6.81%) MS Office
22 58 (5.89%) .NET
23 55 (5.59%) MS Excel
24 54 (5.49%) Change Management
25 53 (5.39%) SAP
26 52 (5.28%) Linux
27 51 (5.18%) CRM
28 49 (4.98%) Firewall
29 48 (4.88%) C#

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 24 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 21 (2.13%) Apache
3 20 (2.03%) Tomcat
4 17 (1.73%) MS Exchange
5 16 (1.63%) WebSphere
6 11 (1.12%) WebLogic
7 7 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (0.71%) IIS
7 7 (0.71%) SAS
8 6 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (0.61%) Documentum
9 5 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (0.41%) CICS
10 4 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.30%) Lync
11 3 (0.30%) Oracle Application Server
12 2 (0.20%) FileNet
12 2 (0.20%) CMS
13 1 (0.10%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 67 (6.81%) MS Office
2 55 (5.59%) MS Excel
3 23 (2.34%) MS Visio
4 21 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (1.83%) MS Project
6 4 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.10%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.10%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 19 (1.93%) Dynamics NAV
2 12 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
3 11 (1.12%) Cognos TM1
4 10 (1.02%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 9 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
6 8 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
7 7 (0.71%) Oracle Payables
7 7 (0.71%) Oracle Receivables
7 7 (0.71%) Oracle General Ledger
7 7 (0.71%) Oracle Financials
8 6 (0.61%) FLEXCUBE
8 6 (0.61%) SAP CRM
8 6 (0.61%) Temenos T24
8 6 (0.61%) Dynamics GP
8 6 (0.61%) Misys Equation
8 6 (0.61%) Finacle
8 6 (0.61%) Oracle Assets
9 5 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (0.41%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.61%) Office 365
1 6 (0.61%) IaaS
1 6 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 49 (4.98%) Firewall
2 13 (1.32%) VPN
3 12 (1.22%) SAN
4 11 (1.12%) WAN
4 11 (1.12%) LAN
5 10 (1.02%) DNS
6 9 (0.91%) Network Security
6 9 (0.91%) TCP/IP
7 8 (0.81%) Wireless
8 7 (0.71%) LDAP
9 5 (0.51%) Unified Communications
9 5 (0.51%) Intranet
9 5 (0.51%) Internet
9 5 (0.51%) DHCP
9 5 (0.51%) Ethernet
9 5 (0.51%) FTP
9 5 (0.51%) HTTP
9 5 (0.51%) IPsec
9 5 (0.51%) IP Telephony
10 4 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (8.84%) SQL Server
2 45 (4.57%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (2.44%) Oracle Database
5 22 (2.24%) Relational Database
6 20 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (1.93%) Oracle Database 11g
8 14 (1.42%) Data Mart
9 12 (1.22%) DB2
9 12 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (0.71%) MS Access
13 6 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
13 6 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (0.41%) RDBMS
14 4 (0.41%) Informix
15 3 (0.30%) Base SAS
15 3 (0.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (2.44%) Toad
2 10 (1.02%) LoadRunner
2 10 (1.02%) Selenium
2 10 (1.02%) NeoLoad
3 9 (0.91%) ProC
4 6 (0.61%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (0.51%) ERwin
6 4 (0.41%) Eclipse
6 4 (0.41%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.30%) Eclipse RCP
8 2 (0.20%) MSI
8 2 (0.20%) InstallShield
8 2 (0.20%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (0.20%) Wise Package Studio
9 1 (0.10%) JIRA
9 1 (0.10%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.10%) RequisitePro
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.10%) NUnit
General
1 149 (15.14%) Banking
2 130 (13.21%) Retail
3 73 (7.42%) Back Office
4 46 (4.67%) Investment Banking
5 39 (3.96%) Financial Institution
6 37 (3.76%) Telecoms
7 35 (3.56%) Marketing
8 31 (3.15%) German Language
9 28 (2.85%) Manufacturing
10 25 (2.54%) Legal
11 13 (1.32%) Billing
12 11 (1.12%) Retail Banking
12 11 (1.12%) Automotive
12 11 (1.12%) Law
13 10 (1.02%) Advertising
14 7 (0.71%) Publishing
15 6 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
16 4 (0.41%) Front Office
16 4 (0.41%) Japanese Language
16 4 (0.41%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 249 (25.30%) Analyst
2 160 (16.26%) Business Analyst
3 133 (13.52%) Project Manager
4 85 (8.64%) Developer
5 83 (8.43%) Consultant
6 42 (4.27%) Architect
7 38 (3.86%) Applications Support
7 38 (3.86%) IT Project Manager
8 37 (3.76%) Test Manager
9 34 (3.46%) Service Manager
10 28 (2.85%) Senior Manager
11 26 (2.64%) Solutions Architect
12 25 (2.54%) Support Analyst
13 23 (2.34%) Financial Services Business Analyst
13 23 (2.34%) Team Leader
13 23 (2.34%) Financial Business Analyst
14 22 (2.24%) Development Manager
15 21 (2.13%) Programmer
16 20 (2.03%) Senior Consultant
17 19 (1.93%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (5.89%) .NET
2 25 (2.54%) ASP.NET
3 20 (2.03%) HTML
4 19 (1.93%) Web Services
5 18 (1.83%) J2EE
6 16 (1.63%) XML
7 13 (1.32%) CSS
8 12 (1.22%) .NET Framework
9 11 (1.12%) WCF
10 9 (0.91%) Spring
11 8 (0.81%) Middleware
11 8 (0.81%) Java EE
12 7 (0.71%) Hibernate
13 6 (0.61%) EDI
13 6 (0.61%) ADO.NET
13 6 (0.61%) jQuery
13 6 (0.61%) .NET Compact Framework
14 5 (0.51%) JSP
14 5 (0.51%) Servlets
14 5 (0.51%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 48 (4.88%) Computer Science
2 35 (3.56%) Credit Risk
3 32 (3.25%) Management Information System
4 21 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (1.73%) Economics
6 13 (1.32%) Mathematics
6 13 (1.32%) Equities
6 13 (1.32%) Clustering
7 11 (1.12%) Client/Server
8 10 (1.02%) AS400
8 10 (1.02%) Social Media
9 9 (0.91%) Wiki
9 9 (0.91%) Reference Data
9 9 (0.91%) Mainframe
10 8 (0.81%) iSeries
11 7 (0.71%) Derivative
12 6 (0.61%) APACS
12 6 (0.61%) PMI
12 6 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
12 6 (0.61%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 99 (10.06%) UNIX
2 96 (9.76%) Windows
3 52 (5.28%) Linux
4 26 (2.64%) Solaris
5 19 (1.93%) AIX
6 15 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.81%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.71%) Windows 8
8 7 (0.71%) Windows XP
9 5 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.51%) Windows 2000
10 4 (0.41%) SUSE
10 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.30%) HPUX
12 2 (0.20%) Android
12 2 (0.20%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (14.63%) Project Management
2 115 (11.69%) Business Analysis
3 111 (11.28%) User Acceptance Testing
4 95 (9.65%) PRINCE2
5 88 (8.94%) ITIL
6 85 (8.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 76 (7.72%) Business Development
8 54 (5.49%) Change Management
9 51 (5.18%) CRM
10 46 (4.67%) Six Sigma
10 46 (4.67%) Agile Software Development
11 42 (4.27%) Business Intelligence
12 40 (4.07%) Service Delivery
13 39 (3.96%) ERP
13 39 (3.96%) Quality Management
14 35 (3.56%) UML
15 30 (3.05%) Change Control
15 30 (3.05%) Benchmarking
16 29 (2.95%) Data Management
17 26 (2.64%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 147 (14.94%) SQL
2 79 (8.03%) Java
3 48 (4.88%) C#
4 44 (4.47%) C
5 42 (4.27%) Shell Script
6 38 (3.86%) PL/SQL
7 24 (2.44%) JavaScript
8 19 (1.93%) VB
8 19 (1.93%) Perl
9 17 (1.73%) VB.NET
10 15 (1.52%) Bash Shell
10 15 (1.52%) C++
11 14 (1.42%) T-SQL
12 13 (1.32%) Python
13 11 (1.12%) VBA
13 11 (1.12%) Delphi
14 10 (1.02%) ABAP
15 9 (0.91%) VB6
16 8 (0.81%) RPG
17 6 (0.61%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 116 (11.79%) Degree
2 97 (9.86%) Security Cleared
3 88 (8.94%) SC Cleared
4 33 (3.35%) ISEB
5 16 (1.63%) ACCA
5 16 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 15 (1.52%) CIMA
7 12 (1.22%) CISA
8 11 (1.12%) PMI Certification
9 10 (1.02%) CISSP
9 10 (1.02%) CISM
9 10 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (0.91%) ISTQB
11 8 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (0.81%) CBAP
12 7 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 7 (0.71%) MCSE
12 7 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (0.61%) CCNP
13 6 (0.61%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (6.91%) QA
2 13 (1.32%) SLA
3 10 (1.02%) COBIT
4 8 (0.81%) Basel II
5 6 (0.61%) IAS 39
5 6 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.30%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.20%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.10%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (3.96%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.51%) XenServer
3 5 (0.51%) XenDesktop
4 4 (0.41%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.20%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.10%) vCloud
6 1 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (2.34%) WSUS
2 12 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.61%) CA SiteMinder
4 5 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (0.41%) Control-M
5 4 (0.41%) Zenoss
5 4 (0.41%) CA Endevor
6 3 (0.30%) YUM
6 3 (0.30%) SCCM
6 3 (0.30%) Foglight
7 1 (0.10%) SCOM
Vendors
1 153 (15.55%) Oracle
2 103 (10.47%) Microsoft
3 53 (5.39%) SAP
4 41 (4.17%) Cisco
5 25 (2.54%) HP
5 25 (2.54%) Juniper
6 23 (2.34%) VMware
6 23 (2.34%) JBoss
7 21 (2.13%) IBM
8 18 (1.83%) Business Objects
9 16 (1.63%) CheckPoint
10 14 (1.42%) Citrix
11 12 (1.22%) Cognos
11 12 (1.22%) Sun
11 12 (1.22%) F5
12 10 (1.02%) Sage
12 10 (1.02%) SOASTA, Inc
13 8 (0.81%) Red Hat
13 8 (0.81%) Cyber-Ark
14 7 (0.71%) McAfee
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: From £70,000 to £105,000 per annum plus unrivalled package with bonus,
Posted: 3 days ago
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Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + share options, pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago
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Jumar
Posted: 3 days ago
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Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
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Polar Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Signet Limited
Salary: Competitive salary complete with benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + strong bonus + benefits package + car
Posted: 4 days ago
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Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
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Salary: £50000.00 per annum + bonus, pension + benefits
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The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + flexible benefits
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
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