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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 100 78 104
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +26
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 26 50 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.19% 2.34% 0.53%
As % of the General category 2.75% 4.62% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 24 39 6
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 £39,700 £35,000 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £60,000
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
944 1083 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 43.34% 50.65% 40.59%
Number of salaries quoted 775 941 545
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £66,750
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 29 August 2014.

Investment Banking Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 64 (100.00%) Banking
2 52 (81.25%) Finance
3 25 (39.06%) Business Analysis
4 23 (35.94%) QA
5 22 (34.38%) Degree
6 19 (29.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (28.13%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (20.31%) Oracle
9 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (18.75%) Relational Database
10 11 (17.19%) Project Management
10 11 (17.19%) SQL
10 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
11 10 (15.63%) Java
11 10 (15.63%) MS Office
11 10 (15.63%) MS PowerPoint
12 9 (14.06%) Data Analysis
13 8 (12.50%) Computer Science
13 8 (12.50%) Economics
13 8 (12.50%) MS Project
13 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
13 8 (12.50%) Quality Management
13 8 (12.50%) Workflow
14 7 (10.94%) UML
14 7 (10.94%) Data Modelling
14 7 (10.94%) UNIX
14 7 (10.94%) User Stories
14 7 (10.94%) Use Case
14 7 (10.94%) BPMN
14 7 (10.94%) Reference Data

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (1.56%) IIS
1 1 (1.56%) Apache
1 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
2 10 (15.63%) MS Office
2 10 (15.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (12.50%) MS Project
4 6 (9.38%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.69%) MySQL
4 1 (1.56%) MS Access
General
1 64 (100.00%) Banking
2 52 (81.25%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Retail
4 2 (3.13%) Legal
4 2 (3.13%) Front Office
5 1 (1.56%) Back Office
5 1 (1.56%) Wholesale Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (53.13%) Analyst
2 29 (45.31%) Business Analyst
3 13 (20.31%) Banking Business Analyst
4 12 (18.75%) Project Manager
5 10 (15.63%) IT Business Analyst
6 9 (14.06%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 9 (14.06%) Financial Business Analyst
7 7 (10.94%) Financial Analyst
7 7 (10.94%) IT Project Manager
8 6 (9.38%) Applications Support
8 6 (9.38%) Operations Manager
8 6 (9.38%) Lead Business Analyst
8 6 (9.38%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 6 (9.38%) IT Operations Manager
8 6 (9.38%) Operations Project Manager
9 5 (7.81%) UAT Test Manager
9 5 (7.81%) UAT Manager
9 5 (7.81%) Test Manager
10 4 (6.25%) PMO Manager
11 3 (4.69%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) .NET
1 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Economics
1 8 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.94%) Reference Data
3 5 (7.81%) Credit Risk
4 4 (6.25%) Derivative
5 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.69%) Equities
6 1 (1.56%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) UNIX
2 5 (7.81%) Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.06%) Business Analysis
2 19 (29.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (28.13%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (17.19%) Project Management
6 9 (14.06%) Data Analysis
7 8 (12.50%) Workflow
7 8 (12.50%) Quality Management
8 7 (10.94%) UML
8 7 (10.94%) Data Modelling
8 7 (10.94%) Use Case
8 7 (10.94%) BPMN
8 7 (10.94%) User Stories
9 6 (9.38%) Content Management
9 6 (9.38%) Document Management
9 6 (9.38%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (7.81%) Stress Testing
10 5 (7.81%) Test Scripting
10 5 (7.81%) Functional Programming
10 5 (7.81%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.19%) SQL
2 10 (15.63%) Java
3 6 (9.38%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.69%) C#
5 1 (1.56%) VB
5 1 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (34.38%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) CBAP
2 3 (4.69%) ISEB
3 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.13%) CCNP
3 2 (3.13%) CCNA
4 1 (1.56%) ACCA
4 1 (1.56%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (35.94%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) Oracle
2 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.81%) HP
4 2 (3.13%) Juniper
4 2 (3.13%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.13%) Cisco
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