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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 95 48 74
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +26
Permanent jobs citing Banking 125 185 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.48% 4.13% 3.25%
As % of the General category 7.61% 10.69% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 86 171 116
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £63,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+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
1643 1730 1542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.62% 38.60% 32.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1366 1346 1248
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,650 £64,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -39 67 £56,500 +13.00% 13
Shropshire - 22 £44,500 -
Worcestershire +23 15 £45,000 +119.51% 3
Coventry -6 10 £45,500 +21.33% 2
Staffordshire - 5 £42,500 -
Solihull - 2 £32,500 - 1
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 205 (76.78%) Finance
2 89 (33.33%) Retail
3 66 (24.72%) Telecoms
4 56 (20.97%) Degree
5 55 (20.60%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (19.48%) ITIL
7 46 (17.23%) Project Management
7 46 (17.23%) Investment Banking
8 39 (14.61%) People Management
9 37 (13.86%) SQL
10 35 (13.11%) QA
11 33 (12.36%) UNIX
11 33 (12.36%) ISEB
12 30 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
13 29 (10.86%) Incident Management
14 28 (10.49%) PRINCE2
15 25 (9.36%) XML
16 24 (8.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 23 (8.61%) Time Management
18 22 (8.24%) Mentoring
18 22 (8.24%) Windows
19 21 (7.87%) Retail Banking
19 21 (7.87%) ISTQB
20 20 (7.49%) Equities
21 18 (6.74%) Software Testing
22 17 (6.37%) Derivative
22 17 (6.37%) Problem Management
22 17 (6.37%) Microsoft
22 17 (6.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 17 (6.37%) SQL Server

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 7 (2.62%) IIS
2 4 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (1.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.75%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.75%) SAS
4 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.37%) JBoss
4 1 (0.37%) Apache
4 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (3.75%) MS Visio
2 9 (3.37%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.62%) MS Project
4 6 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Agresso
2 1 (0.37%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.00%) HTTP
2 7 (2.62%) SSL
3 5 (1.87%) Internet
3 5 (1.87%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.87%) LAN
3 5 (1.87%) WAN
4 4 (1.50%) Intranet
4 4 (1.50%) SAN
5 3 (1.12%) ATM
6 2 (0.75%) Network Security
6 2 (0.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.37%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.50%) KDB
4 3 (1.12%) EDRMS
4 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.75%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.75%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.37%) MySQL
6 1 (0.37%) MS Access
6 1 (0.37%) Informix
6 1 (0.37%) SQLite
6 1 (0.37%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.37%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 8 (3.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.62%) Ant
2 7 (2.62%) JIRA
3 6 (2.25%) Selenium
4 4 (1.50%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.75%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (0.75%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.75%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.37%) MSI
6 1 (0.37%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.37%) NUnit
6 1 (0.37%) Subversion
6 1 (0.37%) Bugzilla
General
1 205 (76.78%) Finance
2 89 (33.33%) Retail
3 66 (24.72%) Telecoms
4 46 (17.23%) Investment Banking
5 21 (7.87%) Retail Banking
6 16 (5.99%) Aerospace
7 12 (4.49%) Marketing
8 10 (3.75%) Manufacturing
9 8 (3.00%) Legal
9 8 (3.00%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (2.62%) Corporate Banking
11 5 (1.87%) Front Office
11 5 (1.87%) Back Office
11 5 (1.87%) Games
12 2 (0.75%) Billing
13 1 (0.37%) Electronics
13 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.37%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (28.46%) Analyst
2 44 (16.48%) Project Manager
3 33 (12.36%) Business Analyst
4 18 (6.74%) Consultant
5 17 (6.37%) Developer
5 17 (6.37%) Applications Support
6 16 (5.99%) Senior Manager
6 16 (5.99%) Test Analyst
7 15 (5.62%) Test Manager
8 11 (4.12%) Architect
8 11 (4.12%) Service Analyst
8 11 (4.12%) Incident Manager
9 10 (3.75%) Service Management Analyst
9 10 (3.75%) Senior Project Manager
10 9 (3.37%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (3.00%) Major Incident Manager
11 8 (3.00%) Java Developer
11 8 (3.00%) Senior Developer
11 8 (3.00%) Test Consultant
12 7 (2.62%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.36%) XML
2 14 (5.24%) .NET
2 14 (5.24%) HTML
3 12 (4.49%) Web Services
4 10 (3.75%) CSS
5 9 (3.37%) HTML5
5 9 (3.37%) jQuery
5 9 (3.37%) JSON
6 8 (3.00%) AngularJS
6 8 (3.00%) Ajax
7 7 (2.62%) SOAP
7 7 (2.62%) PhoneGap
8 5 (1.87%) JMS
9 2 (0.75%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (0.75%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.75%) Silverlight
9 2 (0.75%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.75%) J2EE
10 1 (0.37%) Middleware
10 1 (0.37%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.49%) Equities
3 17 (6.37%) Derivative
3 17 (6.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 14 (5.24%) Fixed Income
5 12 (4.49%) Credit Risk
6 7 (2.62%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.62%) User Experience
7 4 (1.50%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.50%) Online Banking
7 4 (1.50%) FMCG
8 3 (1.12%) Market Risk
8 3 (1.12%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.75%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.75%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.75%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (0.75%) Clustering
9 2 (0.75%) Economics
9 2 (0.75%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.75%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 33 (12.36%) UNIX
2 22 (8.24%) Windows
3 9 (3.37%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.00%) Windows 8
4 8 (3.00%) Android
5 7 (2.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.25%) Linux
6 6 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.75%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.75%) AIX
9 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.37%) Solaris
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (20.60%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (19.48%) ITIL
3 46 (17.23%) Project Management
4 39 (14.61%) People Management
5 29 (10.86%) Incident Management
6 28 (10.49%) PRINCE2
7 23 (8.61%) Time Management
8 22 (8.24%) Mentoring
9 18 (6.74%) Software Testing
10 17 (6.37%) Problem Management
10 17 (6.37%) Scrum
10 17 (6.37%) Change Management
11 15 (5.62%) Service Management
12 14 (5.24%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (5.24%) Coaching
13 11 (4.12%) Service Delivery
13 11 (4.12%) Business Analysis
14 10 (3.75%) Analytics
14 10 (3.75%) Waterfall
15 9 (3.37%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (13.86%) SQL
2 17 (6.37%) Java
3 16 (5.99%) C#
4 12 (4.49%) Shell Script
5 10 (3.75%) JavaScript
6 7 (2.62%) VB
7 4 (1.50%) C++
8 3 (1.12%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.75%) ActionScript 3.0
9 2 (0.75%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.75%) ActionScript
9 2 (0.75%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.37%) Perl
10 1 (0.37%) PHP
10 1 (0.37%) VBA
10 1 (0.37%) ABAP
10 1 (0.37%) MUMPS
10 1 (0.37%) VC++
10 1 (0.37%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 56 (20.97%) Degree
2 33 (12.36%) ISEB
3 24 (8.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 21 (7.87%) ISTQB
5 10 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (3.00%) SC Cleared
6 8 (3.00%) Security Cleared
6 8 (3.00%) CISA
6 8 (3.00%) PMP
6 8 (3.00%) PMI Certification
7 6 (2.25%) CISM
7 6 (2.25%) CISSP
8 5 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (1.87%) PCI QSA
8 5 (1.87%) CRISC
9 4 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.75%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.37%) ACCA
11 1 (0.37%) CIMA
11 1 (0.37%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (13.11%) QA
2 11 (4.12%) FATCA
3 6 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.87%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (1.12%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.75%) EMIR
7 2 (0.75%) MiFID
8 1 (0.37%) SLA
8 1 (0.37%) COBIT
8 1 (0.37%) AIFMD
System Software
1 5 (1.87%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.87%) XenApp
2 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (1.50%) ITRS Geneos
1 4 (1.50%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (1.50%) Netcool
1 4 (1.50%) Nagios
1 4 (1.50%) MAILsweeper
2 3 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (6.37%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.62%) Sun
3 11 (4.12%) Oracle
4 7 (2.62%) HP
4 7 (2.62%) ION Trading
4 7 (2.62%) Sencha
5 5 (1.87%) Citrix
5 5 (1.87%) VMware
6 4 (1.50%) Finjan
6 4 (1.50%) EMC
6 4 (1.50%) IBM
6 4 (1.50%) NetApp
6 4 (1.50%) CommVault
7 3 (1.12%) SAP
8 2 (0.75%) Appcelerator
8 2 (0.75%) Blue Coat
8 2 (0.75%) Murex
8 2 (0.75%) Juniper
8 2 (0.75%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
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Robert Walters
Salary: £39000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
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Deutsche Bank
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + On application
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + OTE £100k plus car £5k allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £34396.88 - £38218.75 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Extensive Flexible Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private medical, etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Solihull
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Worcestershire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 22 days ago