The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 105 73 123
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +50
Permanent jobs citing Banking 121 169 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.16% 3.11% 1.69%
As % of the General category 6.13% 7.48% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 106 150 67
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
Banking
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1974 2260 1719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.24% 41.54% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1597 1821 1393
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Banking
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Banking Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Banking
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Banking across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Banking Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Banking
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -20 106 £52,500 +10.52% 20
Solihull - 5 £35,000 -
Coventry -17 4 £39,000 -24.05% 4
Warwickshire +7 3 - - 1
Walsall -3 1 £47,500 +11.76%
West Bromwich - 1 £55,000 - 1
Herefordshire - 1 £95,000 -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing 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 Banking.

1 179 (71.60%) Finance
2 67 (26.80%) Investment Banking
3 57 (22.80%) Degree
4 51 (20.40%) Retail
5 49 (19.60%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (18.00%) Project Management
7 44 (17.60%) Telecoms
8 40 (16.00%) SQL
8 40 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
9 39 (15.60%) Business Analysis
10 33 (13.20%) QA
11 32 (12.80%) PRINCE2
12 30 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 29 (11.60%) MS Excel
14 26 (10.40%) Windows
15 25 (10.00%) Microsoft
16 24 (9.60%) UNIX
17 23 (9.20%) Java
17 23 (9.20%) Retail Banking
18 21 (8.40%) Mentoring
18 21 (8.40%) ITIL
19 20 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
20 19 (7.60%) Time Management
20 19 (7.60%) Oracle
21 17 (6.80%) Waterfall
22 16 (6.40%) Credit Risk
22 16 (6.40%) .NET
23 15 (6.00%) Quality Management
23 15 (6.00%) Content Management
23 15 (6.00%) C

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing 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 Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.60%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.60%) IIS
4 3 (1.20%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.40%) Apache
6 1 (0.40%) SAS
6 1 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.40%) CMS
Applications
1 29 (11.60%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.20%) MS Office
3 8 (3.20%) MS Visio
3 8 (3.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.80%) Misys Equation
2 2 (0.80%) FLEXCUBE
2 2 (0.80%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.80%) Finacle
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.40%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.20%) Firewall
2 9 (3.60%) DNS
3 8 (3.20%) DHCP
4 5 (2.00%) LAN
4 5 (2.00%) WAN
4 5 (2.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.00%) SAN
5 4 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.60%) Ethernet
6 3 (1.20%) HTTP
6 3 (1.20%) VPN
6 3 (1.20%) SSL
6 3 (1.20%) Network Security
7 1 (0.40%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.40%) Multicast
7 1 (0.40%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.60%) Relational Database
3 8 (3.20%) MS Access
4 7 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.80%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.20%) KDB
6 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.20%) MySQL
7 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.80%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.40%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 7 (2.80%) JIRA
2 5 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.00%) Ant
3 4 (1.60%) PVCS
3 4 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (1.20%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.20%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.80%) NUnit
5 2 (0.80%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (0.40%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
General
1 179 (71.60%) Finance
2 67 (26.80%) Investment Banking
3 51 (20.40%) Retail
4 44 (17.60%) Telecoms
5 23 (9.20%) Retail Banking
6 6 (2.40%) French Language
6 6 (2.40%) Legal
6 6 (2.40%) Front Office
7 5 (2.00%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.60%) Back Office
8 4 (1.60%) Electronics
8 4 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.60%) Marketing
8 4 (1.60%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.80%) International Banking
10 1 (0.40%) Wholesale Banking
10 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.40%) Advertising
10 1 (0.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 95 (38.00%) Analyst
2 65 (26.00%) Business Analyst
3 35 (14.00%) Project Manager
4 22 (8.80%) Banking Business Analyst
5 21 (8.40%) Developer
6 16 (6.40%) Applications Support
7 11 (4.40%) Test Manager
8 10 (4.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 10 (4.00%) Risk Analyst
8 10 (4.00%) Financial Business Analyst
9 8 (3.20%) Architect
9 8 (3.20%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (2.80%) Credit Analyst
10 7 (2.80%) Delivery Manager
10 7 (2.80%) Programme Manager
10 7 (2.80%) Consultant
10 7 (2.80%) IT Business Analyst
10 7 (2.80%) Lead Business Analyst
10 7 (2.80%) Agile Business Analyst
11 6 (2.40%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.40%) .NET
2 11 (4.40%) XML
3 10 (4.00%) HTML
4 9 (3.60%) CSS
5 6 (2.40%) Web Services
5 6 (2.40%) Ajax
5 6 (2.40%) JSON
5 6 (2.40%) jQuery
5 6 (2.40%) HTML5
6 5 (2.00%) PhoneGap
6 5 (2.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (1.60%) SOAP
7 4 (1.60%) MFC
7 4 (1.60%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.20%) Hibernate
8 3 (1.20%) JMS
8 3 (1.20%) Spring
8 3 (1.20%) WCF
8 3 (1.20%) WPF
8 3 (1.20%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 40 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.40%) Credit Risk
3 15 (6.00%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.40%) Derivative
5 10 (4.00%) Economics
6 9 (3.60%) Mathematics
6 9 (3.60%) Equities
7 8 (3.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (2.80%) Fixed Income
9 5 (2.00%) User Experience
10 4 (1.60%) Market Risk
10 4 (1.60%) Reference Data
10 4 (1.60%) Online Banking
10 4 (1.60%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.60%) AS400
11 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.20%) iSeries
12 2 (0.80%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.80%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 26 (10.40%) Windows
2 24 (9.60%) UNIX
3 12 (4.80%) Linux
4 10 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.80%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.40%) Windows 8
7 5 (2.00%) Android
8 3 (1.20%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (19.60%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (18.00%) Project Management
3 39 (15.60%) Business Analysis
4 32 (12.80%) PRINCE2
5 30 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (8.40%) ITIL
6 21 (8.40%) Mentoring
7 20 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 19 (7.60%) Time Management
9 17 (6.80%) Waterfall
10 15 (6.00%) Content Management
10 15 (6.00%) Quality Management
11 14 (5.60%) Service Management
11 14 (5.60%) GAP Analysis
12 13 (5.20%) Data Analysis
12 13 (5.20%) Incident Management
12 13 (5.20%) Coaching
13 11 (4.40%) Problem Management
13 11 (4.40%) Service Delivery
14 10 (4.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (16.00%) SQL
2 23 (9.20%) Java
3 15 (6.00%) C
3 15 (6.00%) C#
4 11 (4.40%) JavaScript
4 11 (4.40%) Shell Script
5 6 (2.40%) VB
6 5 (2.00%) C++
7 4 (1.60%) Embedded C
8 3 (1.20%) ActionScript
8 3 (1.20%) Delphi
8 3 (1.20%) RPG
9 2 (0.80%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.80%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.80%) ActionScript 3.0
9 2 (0.80%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.40%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.40%) ABAP
10 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 57 (22.80%) Degree
2 8 (3.20%) ISEB
3 7 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (2.80%) CCNA
4 5 (2.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.60%) CBAP
6 3 (1.20%) CISA
6 3 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.80%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.80%) CCNP
8 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.40%) ACCA
8 1 (0.40%) QiCA
8 1 (0.40%) CIMA
8 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (13.20%) QA
2 3 (1.20%) COBIT
3 2 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.80%) Basel II
3 2 (0.80%) IAS 39
4 1 (0.40%) MiFID
4 1 (0.40%) EMIR
4 1 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.20%) VMware ESX
3 5 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.20%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (1.20%) Netcool
2 3 (1.20%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.60%) Oracle
3 13 (5.20%) Cisco
4 9 (3.60%) VMware
5 8 (3.20%) HP
6 5 (2.00%) Juniper
6 5 (2.00%) CheckPoint
6 5 (2.00%) Sun
6 5 (2.00%) Sencha
7 4 (1.60%) Perforce
8 3 (1.20%) IBM
8 3 (1.20%) SAP
9 2 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.80%) Misys
9 2 (0.80%) Temenos
9 2 (0.80%) Chordiant
9 2 (0.80%) Blue Coat
9 2 (0.80%) Appcelerator
10 1 (0.40%) Sourcefire
10 1 (0.40%) Avaya
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Yoh
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life & Health
Posted: 4 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Company Discounts
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + attractive benefits and extensive
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rugby
Experian
Salary: £Competitve + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Car Allowance
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Churchill Frank
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bens
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