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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Investment Banking
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 125 126 124
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 2 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.10% 0.11% 0.50%
As % of the General category 0.26% 0.28% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 9
Median salary £41,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.15% +4.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.18%

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
762 722 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 39.98% 38.65% 34.03%
Number of salaries quoted 588 610 540
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Investment Banking as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Investment Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 19 (100.00%) Banking
2 17 (89.47%) Finance
3 12 (63.16%) SQL
4 11 (57.89%) Oracle
5 10 (52.63%) Wealth Management
6 7 (36.84%) Degree
6 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (31.58%) Retail
7 6 (31.58%) Retail Banking
7 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (31.58%) Java
7 6 (31.58%) WebLogic
7 6 (31.58%) JBoss
7 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
8 5 (26.32%) Workflow
8 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
8 5 (26.32%) Quality Management
8 5 (26.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (26.32%) Data Analysis
8 5 (26.32%) Fixed Income
8 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (26.32%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (26.32%) Mobile Banking
8 5 (26.32%) Coaching
9 4 (21.05%) Business Process Mapping
9 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
9 4 (21.05%) Target Operating Model
9 4 (21.05%) Virtual Team
9 4 (21.05%) Matrix Organization
9 4 (21.05%) Business Transformation

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) JBoss
1 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
1 6 (31.58%) WebLogic
2 4 (21.05%) WebLogic Portal
2 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
3 2 (10.53%) Apache
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (5.26%) Documentum
4 1 (5.26%) FileNet
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DMZ
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
1 1 (5.26%) Network Security
1 1 (5.26%) VLAN
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) DB2
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Log4j
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 19 (100.00%) Banking
2 17 (89.47%) Finance
3 6 (31.58%) Retail
3 6 (31.58%) Retail Banking
4 4 (21.05%) Financial Institution
5 1 (5.26%) German Language
5 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Business Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Data Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Data Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Data Quality Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Data Quality Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Business Data Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Business IT Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Customer Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Governance Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Information Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Operations Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Product Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) QA Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) CSS
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
1 4 (21.05%) JMS
1 4 (21.05%) JSP
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
1 4 (21.05%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) Fixed Income
2 5 (26.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 5 (26.32%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (21.05%) Virtual Team
4 2 (10.53%) Derivative
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk
5 1 (5.26%) Economics
5 1 (5.26%) Equities
5 1 (5.26%) Market Risk
5 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Unix
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Wealth Management
2 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (26.32%) Coaching
3 5 (26.32%) Data Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) Quality Management
3 5 (26.32%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Workflow
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
4 4 (21.05%) Business Process Mapping
4 4 (21.05%) Business Transformation
4 4 (21.05%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
4 4 (21.05%) Target Operating Model
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
4 4 (21.05%) Web Development
5 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) Perl
3 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) CCSA
2 1 (5.26%) CCSE
2 1 (5.26%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Data Quality
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Cognizant
2 4 (21.05%) IBM
2 4 (21.05%) Misys
2 4 (21.05%) SAP
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) Informatica
4 2 (10.53%) Sybase
5 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
5 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) Intel Security
5 1 (5.26%) Juniper