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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 110 83 80
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -3
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 20 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.99% 1.92% 1.80%
As % of the General category 2.89% 4.31% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 20 34 24
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 £39,500 £45,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,350 £54,350 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £54,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +13.68%
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
691 812 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.21% 44.49% 34.07%
Number of salaries quoted 612 707 450
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,550 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 24 December 2014.

Investment Banking Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 54 (100.00%) Banking
2 48 (88.89%) Finance
3 22 (40.74%) SQL
4 20 (37.04%) Equities
5 19 (35.19%) UNIX
6 17 (31.48%) Derivative
7 14 (25.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 14 (25.93%) Degree
8 12 (22.22%) Shell Script
8 12 (22.22%) Fixed Income
9 10 (18.52%) C#
9 10 (18.52%) ITIL
10 9 (16.67%) Project Management
10 9 (16.67%) Coaching
11 8 (14.81%) Java
11 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (14.81%) Unit Testing
12 7 (12.96%) Oracle
12 7 (12.96%) Service Management
12 7 (12.96%) Programme Management
12 7 (12.96%) QA
12 7 (12.96%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (9.26%) HP
13 5 (9.26%) Workflow
13 5 (9.26%) Legal
13 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (9.26%) Corporate Banking
13 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (9.26%) Stress Testing

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.85%) IIS
1 1 (1.85%) Apache
1 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) MS Project
3 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
1 5 (9.26%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.56%) EDRMS
3 2 (3.70%) MS Access
General
1 54 (100.00%) Banking
2 48 (88.89%) Finance
3 5 (9.26%) Legal
3 5 (9.26%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (7.41%) Back Office
5 3 (5.56%) Front Office
5 3 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (5.56%) Retail
6 1 (1.85%) Billing
6 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Applications Support
2 11 (20.37%) Analyst
3 10 (18.52%) Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Java Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Senior Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 6 (11.11%) Service Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Service Management Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) UAT Test Manager
6 5 (9.26%) UAT Manager
6 5 (9.26%) Test Manager
6 5 (9.26%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Programme Manager
7 4 (7.41%) PMO Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Applications Support Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Applications Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Support Manager
9 2 (3.70%) Risk Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) .NET
1 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.85%) XML
2 1 (1.85%) XSD
2 1 (1.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.04%) Equities
2 17 (31.48%) Derivative
3 14 (25.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 12 (22.22%) Fixed Income
5 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (7.41%) Credit Risk
6 2 (3.70%) Market Risk
6 2 (3.70%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.70%) Economics
7 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.19%) UNIX
2 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) ITIL
2 9 (16.67%) Project Management
2 9 (16.67%) Coaching
3 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (14.81%) Unit Testing
4 7 (12.96%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (12.96%) Service Management
4 7 (12.96%) Programme Management
5 5 (9.26%) Workflow
5 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (9.26%) Stress Testing
5 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (9.26%) Test Strategy
5 5 (9.26%) Test Scripting
6 4 (7.41%) Incident Management
6 4 (7.41%) Problem Management
6 4 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.56%) Analytics
7 3 (5.56%) Capacity Management
7 3 (5.56%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.74%) SQL
2 12 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 10 (18.52%) C#
4 8 (14.81%) Java
5 2 (3.70%) VB
5 2 (3.70%) VBA
6 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (25.93%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) CCNP
2 2 (3.70%) CCNA
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.85%) ACCA
3 1 (1.85%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) EMIR
2 2 (3.70%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (3.70%) MiFID
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Oracle
2 5 (9.26%) HP
3 3 (5.56%) IBM
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.56%) Sun
4 2 (3.70%) Murex
4 2 (3.70%) Juniper
4 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.70%) Cisco
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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