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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 123 114 81
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -33
Permanent jobs citing Banking 112 102 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.94% 1.90% 2.89%
As % of the General category 5.15% 5.01% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 97 93 130
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £73,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +4.21%
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
2175 2036 2223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.63% 37.83% 39.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1640 1638 1756
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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 -6 89 £50,000 -1.96% 11
Staffordshire - 6 £80,000 -
Solihull +3 3 £28,500 -18.57%
Wolverhampton - 3 - - 3
West Bromwich +4 2 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Walsall -1 2 £47,500 -
Halesowen - 1 £20,000 - 1
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

1 172 (71.97%) Finance
2 55 (23.01%) Retail
3 51 (21.34%) Telecoms
4 49 (20.50%) Java
5 43 (17.99%) Retail Banking
6 38 (15.90%) UNIX
7 36 (15.06%) SQL
8 33 (13.81%) ITIL
8 33 (13.81%) Project Management
9 31 (12.97%) Software Testing
10 30 (12.55%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (12.55%) Linux
11 28 (11.72%) WebSphere
12 26 (10.88%) QA
12 26 (10.88%) User Acceptance Testing
12 26 (10.88%) SQL Server
13 24 (10.04%) Oracle
13 24 (10.04%) Stakeholder Management
13 24 (10.04%) Enterprise Software
14 23 (9.62%) HTML
14 23 (9.62%) MS Excel
15 22 (9.21%) TCP/IP
16 20 (8.37%) SOA
16 20 (8.37%) XML
16 20 (8.37%) Investment Banking
17 19 (7.95%) ISTQB
17 19 (7.95%) Time Management
18 18 (7.53%) Degree
18 18 (7.53%) Windows
18 18 (7.53%) DB2

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 28 (11.72%) WebSphere
2 18 (7.53%) WebSphere Application Server
2 18 (7.53%) JBoss
3 5 (2.09%) SAS
4 3 (1.26%) CICS
4 3 (1.26%) MQSeries
4 3 (1.26%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.42%) IIS
5 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.42%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 23 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.93%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.51%) MS Office
4 4 (1.67%) Open Workbench
5 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.93%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.84%) Finacle
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.42%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (0.42%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.21%) TCP/IP
2 15 (6.28%) SSL
3 13 (5.44%) Firewall
4 5 (2.09%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (1.67%) Network Security
5 4 (1.67%) LAN
5 4 (1.67%) WAN
5 4 (1.67%) OSPF
5 4 (1.67%) BGP
6 2 (0.84%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.84%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.84%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (0.42%) PABX
7 1 (0.42%) FWSM
7 1 (0.42%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.88%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.53%) DB2
3 15 (6.28%) RDBMS
3 15 (6.28%) Relational Database
4 14 (5.86%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.26%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.26%) Base SAS
5 3 (1.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (1.26%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (1.26%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.26%) OLAP
5 3 (1.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (0.84%) MySQL
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 14 (5.86%) Subversion
1 14 (5.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.26%) LoadRunner
2 3 (1.26%) Robot Framework
3 2 (0.84%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.42%) JIRA
4 1 (0.42%) Selenium
4 1 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.42%) Ranorex
General
1 172 (71.97%) Finance
2 55 (23.01%) Retail
3 51 (21.34%) Telecoms
4 43 (17.99%) Retail Banking
5 20 (8.37%) Investment Banking
6 10 (4.18%) Back Office
7 8 (3.35%) Private Banking
8 6 (2.51%) Games
9 5 (2.09%) Corporate Banking
10 4 (1.67%) Legal
11 2 (0.84%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.84%) Marketing
12 1 (0.42%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.42%) Front Office
12 1 (0.42%) Electronics
12 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.42%) Law
12 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.42%) Billing
Job Titles
1 63 (26.36%) Analyst
2 39 (16.32%) Project Manager
3 38 (15.90%) Consultant
4 37 (15.48%) Developer
5 34 (14.23%) Business Analyst
6 22 (9.21%) Banking Business Analyst
7 21 (8.79%) Senior Developer
8 18 (7.53%) Test Analyst
8 18 (7.53%) Java Developer
9 14 (5.86%) Business Consultant
9 14 (5.86%) Senior Java Developer
10 13 (5.44%) Test Manager
11 12 (5.02%) Technical Consultant
12 9 (3.77%) Sales Executive
12 9 (3.77%) Senior Sales Executive
13 8 (3.35%) IT Project Manager
13 8 (3.35%) Implementation Consultant
14 7 (2.93%) Release Manager
14 7 (2.93%) Network Engineer
15 5 (2.09%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.62%) HTML
2 20 (8.37%) XML
3 15 (6.28%) Java EE
3 15 (6.28%) RESTful
4 8 (3.35%) .NET
5 6 (2.51%) CSS
5 6 (2.51%) Middleware
6 5 (2.09%) jQuery
7 4 (1.67%) Web Services
8 3 (1.26%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.26%) ISPF
8 3 (1.26%) JSON
8 3 (1.26%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (1.26%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.84%) WCF
9 2 (0.84%) WPF
10 1 (0.42%) LINQ
10 1 (0.42%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.42%) Ajax
10 1 (0.42%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.04%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (6.28%) Equities
3 14 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.77%) IVR
5 6 (2.51%) Physics
6 5 (2.09%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.09%) Credit Risk
6 5 (2.09%) Hedge funds
6 5 (2.09%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.67%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.26%) PMI
8 3 (1.26%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.26%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.42%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.42%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.42%) Clustering
9 1 (0.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.42%) Derivative
9 1 (0.42%) Statistics
9 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 38 (15.90%) UNIX
2 30 (12.55%) Linux
3 18 (7.53%) Windows
4 6 (2.51%) AIX
4 6 (2.51%) Solaris
5 3 (1.26%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (13.81%) ITIL
1 33 (13.81%) Project Management
2 31 (12.97%) Software Testing
3 30 (12.55%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (10.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 24 (10.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (8.37%) SOA
7 19 (7.95%) Time Management
8 17 (7.11%) PRINCE2
8 17 (7.11%) Change Management
9 15 (6.28%) OO
9 15 (6.28%) Unit Testing
9 15 (6.28%) High Availability
10 14 (5.86%) Open Source
10 14 (5.86%) Business Analysis
10 14 (5.86%) OOD
11 13 (5.44%) Information Assurance
11 13 (5.44%) Security Testing
11 13 (5.44%) Analytics
11 13 (5.44%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 49 (20.50%) Java
2 36 (15.06%) SQL
3 16 (6.69%) C#
4 6 (2.51%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.09%) Haskell
5 5 (2.09%) Erlang
5 5 (2.09%) F#
5 5 (2.09%) Scala
6 4 (1.67%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.67%) C
7 3 (1.26%) COBOL
7 3 (1.26%) Perl
7 3 (1.26%) JCL
8 2 (0.84%) VBA
8 2 (0.84%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.42%) MUMPS
9 1 (0.42%) VB
9 1 (0.42%) Lingo
9 1 (0.42%) Korn
9 1 (0.42%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 19 (7.95%) ISTQB
2 18 (7.53%) Degree
2 18 (7.53%) ISEB
3 17 (7.11%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (4.60%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (3.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (3.35%) CCNP
6 7 (2.93%) CCIE
7 4 (1.67%) CCNA
8 3 (1.26%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.26%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.26%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.84%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.84%) CCSE
9 2 (0.84%) RHCE
10 1 (0.42%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (0.42%) PMP
10 1 (0.42%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.88%) QA
2 15 (6.28%) FATCA
3 3 (1.26%) SLA
4 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.09%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.26%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.84%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.84%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.84%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 24 (10.04%) Oracle
2 13 (5.44%) Cisco
3 9 (3.77%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.77%) CheckPoint
4 8 (3.35%) HP
5 3 (1.26%) Juniper
5 3 (1.26%) IBM
5 3 (1.26%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.84%) TSYS
6 2 (0.84%) Fiserv
6 2 (0.84%) Misys
6 2 (0.84%) Temenos
6 2 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.84%) McAfee
7 1 (0.42%) VMware
7 1 (0.42%) VocaLink
7 1 (0.42%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.42%) Lotus
7 1 (0.42%) Citrix
7 1 (0.42%) Avaya
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Volaris Exec
Salary: £130000 - £160000 per annum + car allow + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Volaris Exec
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum + car allow + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £55000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + OTE £120
Posted: 13 days ago
Halesowen
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefit package
Posted: 19 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sainsburys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Wolverhampton
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 20 days ago
Wolverhampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + flexible benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits package
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Stock, Bens
Posted: 26 days ago