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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 100 75 98
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +23
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 36 44 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.54% 2.12% 0.77%
As % of the General category 3.79% 4.22% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 34 38 8
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £39,250 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £70,300 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
949 1043 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 40.47% 50.22% 37.17%
Number of salaries quoted 796 926 466
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,250 £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 2 October 2014.

Investment Banking Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 61 (100.00%) Banking
2 49 (80.33%) Finance
3 23 (37.70%) SQL
4 19 (31.15%) UNIX
5 16 (26.23%) QA
6 15 (24.59%) Degree
7 14 (22.95%) Derivative
7 14 (22.95%) Shell Script
8 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (19.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (18.03%) Equities
10 11 (18.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 10 (16.39%) Java
11 10 (16.39%) Business Analysis
11 10 (16.39%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (14.75%) Fixed Income
12 9 (14.75%) Project Management
12 9 (14.75%) Coaching
12 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (13.11%) Oracle
13 8 (13.11%) ITIL
13 8 (13.11%) Workflow
14 7 (11.48%) Credit Risk
14 7 (11.48%) Programme Management
14 7 (11.48%) Relational Database
14 7 (11.48%) Mentoring
15 5 (8.20%) Service Management
15 5 (8.20%) Quality Management
15 5 (8.20%) Linux
15 5 (8.20%) Data Warehouse

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 (1.64%) IIS
1 1 (1.64%) Apache
1 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.56%) MS Office
3 3 (4.92%) MS Project
3 3 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Firewall
2 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle Database
2 5 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.92%) MySQL
4 2 (3.28%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.64%) MS Access
General
1 61 (100.00%) Banking
2 49 (80.33%) Finance
3 5 (8.20%) Legal
3 5 (8.20%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (6.56%) Back Office
5 3 (4.92%) Front Office
5 3 (4.92%) Retail
6 1 (1.64%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (37.70%) Analyst
2 19 (31.15%) Business Analyst
3 14 (22.95%) Applications Support
4 8 (13.11%) Banking Business Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Project Manager
6 5 (8.20%) Test Manager
6 5 (8.20%) UAT Test Manager
6 5 (8.20%) UAT Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Programme Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Service Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Lead Business Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) PMO Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Financial Business Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Service Management Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) IT Business Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Applications Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Applications Support Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) .NET
1 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.95%) Derivative
2 11 (18.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 11 (18.03%) Equities
3 9 (14.75%) Fixed Income
3 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (11.48%) Credit Risk
5 5 (8.20%) Computer Science
5 5 (8.20%) Economics
6 2 (3.28%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (3.28%) Market Risk
6 2 (3.28%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.64%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.15%) UNIX
2 5 (8.20%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (19.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (16.39%) Business Analysis
3 10 (16.39%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (14.75%) Project Management
4 9 (14.75%) Coaching
5 8 (13.11%) ITIL
5 8 (13.11%) Workflow
6 7 (11.48%) Programme Management
6 7 (11.48%) Mentoring
7 5 (8.20%) Test Strategy
7 5 (8.20%) Functional Programming
7 5 (8.20%) Service Management
7 5 (8.20%) Quality Management
7 5 (8.20%) Stress Testing
7 5 (8.20%) Test Scripting
8 4 (6.56%) Waterfall
8 4 (6.56%) Incident Management
8 4 (6.56%) Problem Management
8 4 (6.56%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (37.70%) SQL
2 14 (22.95%) Shell Script
3 10 (16.39%) Java
4 3 (4.92%) C#
5 1 (1.64%) VB
5 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (24.59%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) CBAP
2 3 (4.92%) ISEB
3 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.28%) CCNP
3 2 (3.28%) CCNA
4 1 (1.64%) ACCA
4 1 (1.64%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (26.23%) QA
2 2 (3.28%) EMIR
2 2 (3.28%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (3.28%) MiFID
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) Oracle
2 5 (8.20%) HP
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.28%) Cisco
4 2 (3.28%) IBM
4 2 (3.28%) Juniper
4 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.28%) Murex
5 1 (1.64%) Sun
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
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