The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 107 108 82
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -26
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 16 26 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.82% 1.22% 2.35%
As % of the General category 2.30% 2.81% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 39
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
Investment Banking
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
697 926 1080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.62% 43.47% 50.70%
Number of salaries quoted 542 763 940
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,250 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Birmingham region.

Investment Banking Salary Trend in Birmingham

Investment Banking
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Investment Banking Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking.

1 20 (100.00%) Banking
2 17 (85.00%) Finance
3 15 (75.00%) Java
4 14 (70.00%) UNIX
5 13 (65.00%) Equities
5 13 (65.00%) QA
5 13 (65.00%) SQL
6 12 (60.00%) OO
6 12 (60.00%) OOD
6 12 (60.00%) Subversion
6 12 (60.00%) Unit Testing
6 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
6 12 (60.00%) RESTful
6 12 (60.00%) Open Source
6 12 (60.00%) NoSQL
7 3 (15.00%) Derivative
8 2 (10.00%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (10.00%) Spring
8 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
8 2 (10.00%) Network Security
8 2 (10.00%) Apache CXF
8 2 (10.00%) Cisco
8 2 (10.00%) CCIE
8 2 (10.00%) CCNP
8 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (10.00%) Juniper
8 2 (10.00%) C#

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) OSPF
1 2 (10.00%) BGP
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (10.00%) Network Security
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.00%) DB2
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Subversion
1 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (100.00%) Banking
2 17 (85.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.00%) Front Office
4 1 (5.00%) Back Office
4 1 (5.00%) Legal
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
1 14 (70.00%) Senior Developer
1 14 (70.00%) Java Developer
1 14 (70.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Lead Network Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Applications Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Support Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) RESTful
2 2 (10.00%) Spring
2 2 (10.00%) Apache CXF
3 1 (5.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Equities
2 3 (15.00%) Derivative
3 2 (10.00%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (5.00%) Market Risk
4 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) UNIX
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) OO
1 12 (60.00%) OOD
1 12 (60.00%) Unit Testing
1 12 (60.00%) Open Source
2 2 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) Java
2 13 (65.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) C++
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CCIE
1 2 (10.00%) CCNP
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (65.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Sybase
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco
1 2 (10.00%) Juniper
1 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (10.00%) McAfee
2 1 (5.00%) Sun
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago