The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 136 105 116
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +11
Permanent jobs citing Retail Banking 8 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.32% 1.21% 0.39%
As % of the General category 0.89% 3.44% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 7
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £59,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +7.52%
Retail 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
903 640 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 36.62% 35.15% 45.52%
Number of salaries quoted 646 477 744
Average salary £42,500 £49,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.14% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Retail Banking
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Retail Banking Salary Trend in Birmingham

Retail Banking
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Retail Banking Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Retail 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 Retail Banking.

1 12 (100.00%) Finance
1 12 (100.00%) Banking
1 12 (100.00%) Retail
2 8 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 8 (66.67%) Java EE
2 8 (66.67%) High Availability
2 8 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 8 (66.67%) Time Management
2 8 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 8 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 8 (66.67%) SSL
2 8 (66.67%) Project Management
2 8 (66.67%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) DB2
2 8 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (66.67%) XML
2 8 (66.67%) Unix
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) JBoss
2 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (66.67%) SOA
2 8 (66.67%) ETL
2 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Retail 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 Retail Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (66.67%) JBoss
1 8 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 8 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) SSL
1 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) DB2
1 8 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 8 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (100.00%) Banking
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
1 12 (100.00%) Retail
2 8 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) Implementation Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle Technical Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) Software Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) Software Implementation Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) Technical Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) Technical Implementation Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Finance Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Finance Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Head of IT
2 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Information Risk Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
1 8 (66.67%) Java EE
1 8 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
1 8 (66.67%) Unix
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ETL
1 8 (66.67%) High Availability
1 8 (66.67%) Project Management
1 8 (66.67%) SOA
1 8 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (8.33%) B2C
2 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (8.33%) Information Security
2 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (8.33%) ISMS
2 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Security Management
2 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C#
1 8 (66.67%) Java
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle