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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 4 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Finance 383 486 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.33% 25.61% 15.28%
As % of the General category 53.79% 58.27% 44.04%
Number of salaries quoted 336 447 208
Average salary £48,750 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,350
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
712 834 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.07% 43.94% 34.69%
Number of salaries quoted 633 733 460
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 December 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 192 (20.53%) SQL
2 150 (16.04%) Oracle
3 140 (14.97%) UNIX
4 139 (14.87%) Banking
5 133 (14.22%) ITIL
6 130 (13.90%) Project Management
7 99 (10.59%) Degree
8 98 (10.48%) Microsoft
9 97 (10.37%) Agile Software Development
10 95 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
11 93 (9.95%) Security Cleared
12 92 (9.84%) Windows
13 83 (8.88%) Retail
14 75 (8.02%) SQL Server
15 70 (7.49%) SC Cleared
16 69 (7.38%) Business Analysis
17 68 (7.27%) Cisco
18 65 (6.95%) QA
19 63 (6.74%) MS Excel
19 63 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
20 62 (6.63%) Java
21 58 (6.20%) User Acceptance Testing
22 57 (6.10%) .NET
23 54 (5.78%) Telecoms
24 53 (5.67%) Change Management
25 52 (5.56%) Firewall
26 51 (5.45%) CRM
27 48 (5.13%) SAP
27 48 (5.13%) PRINCE2
27 48 (5.13%) Investment Banking

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 19 (2.03%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.60%) Apache
3 13 (1.39%) Tomcat
4 12 (1.28%) JBoss
5 11 (1.18%) MS Exchange
6 10 (1.07%) IIS
6 10 (1.07%) WebSphere
7 9 (0.96%) SAS
8 8 (0.86%) WebLogic
9 5 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.32%) TPMS
11 2 (0.21%) CMS
11 2 (0.21%) Documentum
11 2 (0.21%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.21%) CICS
11 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.21%) Lync
12 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 63 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 37 (3.96%) MS Office
3 29 (3.10%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.96%) MS Project
6 2 (0.21%) S-PLUS
6 2 (0.21%) SPSS
7 1 (0.11%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 29 (3.10%) Oracle EBS
2 26 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 23 (2.46%) Oracle ERP
4 18 (1.93%) Oracle Financials
5 11 (1.18%) Oracle General Ledger
6 10 (1.07%) Oracle Assets
6 10 (1.07%) Oracle Payables
6 10 (1.07%) Oracle Receivables
7 9 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
8 8 (0.86%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 7 (0.75%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 7 (0.75%) HFM
10 6 (0.64%) SAP HR
10 6 (0.64%) Hyperion Planning
10 6 (0.64%) Oracle iProcurement
11 5 (0.53%) SAP FI
11 5 (0.53%) SAP CRM
11 5 (0.53%) SAP Payroll
11 5 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
11 5 (0.53%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.96%) Office 365
2 8 (0.86%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.32%) SaaS
5 1 (0.11%) PaaS
5 1 (0.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (5.56%) Firewall
2 18 (1.93%) Network Security
3 17 (1.82%) Wireless
4 16 (1.71%) DNS
5 12 (1.28%) TCP/IP
6 9 (0.96%) SAN
7 8 (0.86%) VPN
7 8 (0.86%) Internet
8 7 (0.75%) BGP
8 7 (0.75%) OSPF
9 6 (0.64%) LDAP
10 5 (0.53%) Junos
10 5 (0.53%) DHCP
11 4 (0.43%) Symposium
11 4 (0.43%) VoIP
11 4 (0.43%) PABX
12 3 (0.32%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (0.32%) LAN
12 3 (0.32%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (8.02%) SQL Server
2 36 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (3.32%) Relational Database
4 24 (2.57%) Oracle Database
5 22 (2.35%) Oracle BI EE
6 19 (2.03%) Oracle Database 11g
7 16 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (1.28%) DB2
8 12 (1.28%) Data Mart
9 11 (1.18%) MS Access
9 11 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (0.64%) Essbase
10 6 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 5 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (0.43%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 4 (0.43%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 21 (2.25%) Toad
2 10 (1.07%) Git (software)
3 8 (0.86%) NUnit
3 8 (0.86%) Talend Open Studio
3 8 (0.86%) JIRA
4 7 (0.75%) ERwin
4 7 (0.75%) ProC
4 7 (0.75%) Ant
5 6 (0.64%) QUnit
5 6 (0.64%) Selenium
6 4 (0.43%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (0.32%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.32%) T4 Templates
7 3 (0.32%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.21%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.21%) NeoLoad
8 2 (0.21%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (0.21%) MorphX
9 1 (0.11%) Eclipse RCP
9 1 (0.11%) Jenkins
General
1 139 (14.87%) Banking
2 83 (8.88%) Retail
3 54 (5.78%) Telecoms
4 48 (5.13%) Investment Banking
5 43 (4.60%) Financial Institution
6 35 (3.74%) Back Office
7 32 (3.42%) Legal
8 29 (3.10%) Manufacturing
9 22 (2.35%) Marketing
10 19 (2.03%) Front Office
11 13 (1.39%) German Language
12 12 (1.28%) Billing
13 9 (0.96%) Retail Banking
14 7 (0.75%) Corporate Banking
14 7 (0.75%) Automotive
14 7 (0.75%) Law
15 5 (0.53%) Local Government
15 5 (0.53%) Advertising
15 5 (0.53%) Publishing
15 5 (0.53%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 213 (22.78%) Analyst
2 101 (10.80%) Business Analyst
3 99 (10.59%) Project Manager
4 95 (10.16%) Developer
5 91 (9.73%) Consultant
6 76 (8.13%) Applications Support
7 64 (6.84%) Architect
8 45 (4.81%) Support Analyst
9 30 (3.21%) Solutions Architect
10 29 (3.10%) Applications Support Analyst
10 29 (3.10%) Oracle Consultant
11 23 (2.46%) Network Architect
12 22 (2.35%) Java Developer
12 22 (2.35%) Senior Manager
12 22 (2.35%) Senior Developer
13 19 (2.03%) Software Manager
13 19 (2.03%) Test Manager
14 18 (1.93%) Test Analyst
14 18 (1.93%) Development Manager
14 18 (1.93%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (6.10%) .NET
2 33 (3.53%) XML
3 25 (2.67%) HTML
4 23 (2.46%) CSS
5 21 (2.25%) Ajax
5 21 (2.25%) Web Services
5 21 (2.25%) ASP.NET
6 16 (1.71%) jQuery
6 16 (1.71%) JSON
7 15 (1.60%) Middleware
8 14 (1.50%) J2EE
8 14 (1.50%) REST
9 9 (0.96%) AngularJS
10 8 (0.86%) JMS
10 8 (0.86%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (0.75%) PhoneGap
11 7 (0.75%) HTML5
12 6 (0.64%) WebCenter
13 5 (0.53%) WCF
13 5 (0.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 95 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (4.71%) Equities
3 43 (4.60%) Computer Science
4 36 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 28 (2.99%) Derivative
6 20 (2.14%) Credit Risk
7 19 (2.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 18 (1.93%) User Experience
9 16 (1.71%) Data Integration
10 15 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (1.50%) Fixed Income
11 14 (1.50%) Clustering
11 14 (1.50%) Wiki
12 11 (1.18%) Mainframe
12 11 (1.18%) Economics
13 10 (1.07%) Mobile App
13 10 (1.07%) Mathematics
14 6 (0.64%) Statistics
15 5 (0.53%) Informatics
15 5 (0.53%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 140 (14.97%) UNIX
2 92 (9.84%) Windows
3 45 (4.81%) Linux
4 32 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (2.57%) Solaris
7 22 (2.35%) Windows XP
8 16 (1.71%) AIX
9 14 (1.50%) Windows 8
10 13 (1.39%) Apple iOS
11 8 (0.86%) Windows 7
12 7 (0.75%) Android
13 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.21%) CentOS
14 2 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.21%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.11%) HPUX
15 1 (0.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (14.22%) ITIL
2 130 (13.90%) Project Management
3 97 (10.37%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (7.38%) Business Analysis
5 63 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 58 (6.20%) User Acceptance Testing
7 53 (5.67%) Change Management
8 51 (5.45%) CRM
9 48 (5.13%) PRINCE2
10 46 (4.92%) Incident Management
10 46 (4.92%) Mentoring
11 45 (4.81%) Problem Management
12 42 (4.49%) Service Management
12 42 (4.49%) ERP
13 40 (4.28%) Continuous Improvement
14 37 (3.96%) Business Development
14 37 (3.96%) Data Management
15 34 (3.64%) Scrum
16 33 (3.53%) Business Intelligence
16 33 (3.53%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 192 (20.53%) SQL
2 62 (6.63%) Java
3 47 (5.03%) C#
4 42 (4.49%) Shell Script
5 33 (3.53%) JavaScript
6 32 (3.42%) Perl
7 29 (3.10%) PL/SQL
8 21 (2.25%) VBA
8 21 (2.25%) VB
9 20 (2.14%) C
10 18 (1.93%) Python
11 16 (1.71%) Bash Shell
12 13 (1.39%) VB.NET
13 9 (0.96%) VB6
14 7 (0.75%) Objective-C
15 6 (0.64%) ABAP
15 6 (0.64%) C++
15 6 (0.64%) COBOL
15 6 (0.64%) TypeScript
16 5 (0.53%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 99 (10.59%) Degree
2 93 (9.95%) Security Cleared
3 70 (7.49%) SC Cleared
4 27 (2.89%) ISEB
5 20 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (1.60%) CCNP
6 15 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (1.28%) ISTQB
8 11 (1.18%) CBAP
9 10 (1.07%) CIMA
9 10 (1.07%) ACCA
10 7 (0.75%) CCNA
11 6 (0.64%) MCSE
11 6 (0.64%) PMP
11 6 (0.64%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.53%) MCITP
12 5 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (0.53%) HNC
12 5 (0.53%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (6.95%) QA
2 18 (1.93%) SLA
3 13 (1.39%) Data Quality
4 10 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.75%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.43%) FATCA
7 3 (0.32%) EMIR
7 3 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.21%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.21%) MiFID
9 1 (0.11%) AIFMD
9 1 (0.11%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 31 (3.32%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.53%) vSphere
4 4 (0.43%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.43%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.75%) WSUS
3 5 (0.53%) SCOM
3 5 (0.53%) ITRS Geneos
3 5 (0.53%) Nagios
3 5 (0.53%) Netcool
4 4 (0.43%) Backup Exec
4 4 (0.43%) MOM
4 4 (0.43%) Windows Intune
5 3 (0.32%) SCCM
5 3 (0.32%) Control-M
5 3 (0.32%) CA SiteMinder
6 2 (0.21%) Foglight
6 2 (0.21%) CA Endevor
7 1 (0.11%) yum
Vendors
1 150 (16.04%) Oracle
2 98 (10.48%) Microsoft
3 68 (7.27%) Cisco
4 48 (5.13%) SAP
5 40 (4.28%) Juniper
6 27 (2.89%) CheckPoint
7 25 (2.67%) VMware
8 23 (2.46%) F5
9 19 (2.03%) HP
9 19 (2.03%) Business Objects
10 16 (1.71%) IBM
11 15 (1.60%) Sun
12 13 (1.39%) Hyperion
13 11 (1.18%) Avaya
13 11 (1.18%) Blue Coat
14 8 (0.86%) Citrix
14 8 (0.86%) Informatica
14 8 (0.86%) Talend
15 7 (0.75%) Sencha
15 7 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,200 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IT Connections
Salary: Generous Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £100,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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WBRS
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
TheThirdSectorList
Salary: (£16,210 - £17,739 Pro Rata)
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago