The first 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 111 86 122
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +36
Permanent jobs citing Banking 103 154 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.92% 2.79% 1.69%
As % of the General category 4.86% 7.18% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 93 123 77
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.04%
General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2118 2144 1788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 39.55% 38.84% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1706 1692 1522
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Banking
England

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 -17 81 £50,000 - 20
Solihull - 8 £42,500 -
Walsall +7 3 £47,500 +11.76%
Coventry -8 3 £45,000 -
Herefordshire - 2 £35,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £55,000 -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 197 (70.61%) Finance
2 75 (26.88%) Degree
3 65 (23.30%) Retail
4 64 (22.94%) Business Analysis
5 55 (19.71%) Investment Banking
6 54 (19.35%) SQL
7 48 (17.20%) Project Management
8 40 (14.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 36 (12.90%) PRINCE2
10 33 (11.83%) MS Excel
11 32 (11.47%) QA
12 29 (10.39%) UNIX
12 29 (10.39%) Windows
13 28 (10.04%) C#
13 28 (10.04%) Retail Banking
14 27 (9.68%) Microsoft
15 26 (9.32%) User Acceptance Testing
16 25 (8.96%) .NET
17 24 (8.60%) Oracle
18 23 (8.24%) Java
19 22 (7.89%) C
19 22 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
20 21 (7.53%) Linux
21 20 (7.17%) ISEB
22 19 (6.81%) MS Office
22 19 (6.81%) Data Analysis
22 19 (6.81%) Project Planning
23 18 (6.45%) Computer Science
23 18 (6.45%) Time Management
23 18 (6.45%) Waterfall

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.43%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.72%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.36%) CMS
5 1 (0.36%) SAS
5 1 (0.36%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.36%) IIS
Applications
1 33 (11.83%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.81%) MS Office
3 13 (4.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (4.30%) MS Visio
5 11 (3.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.15%) FLEXCUBE
1 6 (2.15%) Misys Equation
1 6 (2.15%) Temenos T24
1 6 (2.15%) Finacle
2 5 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.94%) Firewall
2 10 (3.58%) DNS
3 8 (2.87%) DHCP
4 7 (2.51%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.15%) VPN
5 6 (2.15%) SAN
5 6 (2.15%) Ethernet
5 6 (2.15%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (1.79%) LAN
6 5 (1.79%) WAN
7 2 (0.72%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.36%) Network Security
8 1 (0.36%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.36%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.94%) Crystal Reports
2 10 (3.58%) Relational Database
3 9 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (2.87%) MS Access
4 8 (2.87%) SQL Server
5 4 (1.43%) OLAP
5 4 (1.43%) DataStage
5 4 (1.43%) MySQL
5 4 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (1.08%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (2.15%) PVCS
1 6 (2.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (1.43%) Bugzilla
2 4 (1.43%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.08%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.36%) NUnit
4 1 (0.36%) JIRA
4 1 (0.36%) Selenium
4 1 (0.36%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (0.36%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.36%) TestDirector
General
1 197 (70.61%) Finance
2 65 (23.30%) Retail
3 55 (19.71%) Investment Banking
4 28 (10.04%) Retail Banking
5 17 (6.09%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.58%) Marketing
7 9 (3.23%) Corporate Banking
7 9 (3.23%) Billing
8 7 (2.51%) French Language
9 6 (2.15%) Electronics
10 5 (1.79%) Front Office
11 4 (1.43%) Financial Institution
12 3 (1.08%) Back Office
12 3 (1.08%) Legal
13 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.72%) International Banking
14 1 (0.36%) Wholesale Banking
14 1 (0.36%) Advertising
14 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.36%) Law
Job Titles
1 124 (44.44%) Analyst
2 84 (30.11%) Business Analyst
3 36 (12.90%) Project Manager
4 31 (11.11%) Developer
5 22 (7.89%) Banking Business Analyst
6 21 (7.53%) Consultant
7 16 (5.73%) C# Developer
8 15 (5.38%) IT Business Analyst
9 14 (5.02%) Financial Business Analyst
9 14 (5.02%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 14 (5.02%) Applications Support
10 13 (4.66%) C# .NET Developer
11 12 (4.30%) Software Engineer
11 12 (4.30%) .NET Developer
12 11 (3.94%) Senior Analyst
13 10 (3.58%) Test Analyst
13 10 (3.58%) Financial Analyst
14 9 (3.23%) Lead Business Analyst
14 9 (3.23%) Business Consultant
15 8 (2.87%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.96%) .NET
2 14 (5.02%) ASP.NET
2 14 (5.02%) WCF
3 13 (4.66%) HTML
4 11 (3.94%) HTML5
4 11 (3.94%) WPF
5 10 (3.58%) Silverlight
5 10 (3.58%) JSON
6 7 (2.51%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (2.15%) MFC
8 5 (1.79%) Web Services
9 4 (1.43%) XML
9 4 (1.43%) Hibernate
9 4 (1.43%) Spring
10 3 (1.08%) .NET Framework
10 3 (1.08%) CSS
10 3 (1.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (0.72%) LINQ
11 2 (0.72%) SOAP
11 2 (0.72%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 15 (5.38%) Mathematics
3 10 (3.58%) Credit Risk
4 9 (3.23%) Reference Data
4 9 (3.23%) Social Media
4 9 (3.23%) Digital Media
5 8 (2.87%) Economics
5 8 (2.87%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.87%) AS400
6 7 (2.51%) iSeries
7 6 (2.15%) APACS
8 5 (1.79%) Equities
8 5 (1.79%) Mobile Payment
9 4 (1.43%) Online Banking
9 4 (1.43%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.08%) Mainframe
10 3 (1.08%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.08%) PMI
10 3 (1.08%) Derivative
11 2 (0.72%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 29 (10.39%) UNIX
1 29 (10.39%) Windows
2 21 (7.53%) Linux
3 10 (3.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.08%) Solaris
5 2 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.72%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.72%) AIX
6 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.36%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (22.94%) Business Analysis
2 48 (17.20%) Project Management
3 40 (14.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (12.90%) PRINCE2
5 26 (9.32%) User Acceptance Testing
6 22 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (6.81%) Data Analysis
7 19 (6.81%) Project Planning
8 18 (6.45%) Time Management
8 18 (6.45%) Waterfall
9 17 (6.09%) CRM
10 15 (5.38%) UML
10 15 (5.38%) Change Management
10 15 (5.38%) Software Engineering
10 15 (5.38%) Analytics
11 14 (5.02%) ITIL
11 14 (5.02%) GAP Analysis
11 14 (5.02%) Programme Management
12 13 (4.66%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (4.66%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 54 (19.35%) SQL
2 28 (10.04%) C#
3 23 (8.24%) Java
4 22 (7.89%) C
5 14 (5.02%) JavaScript
6 9 (3.23%) Shell Script
7 8 (2.87%) VB
8 7 (2.51%) RPG
8 7 (2.51%) Delphi
9 6 (2.15%) C++
9 6 (2.15%) Embedded C
10 5 (1.79%) Perl
11 2 (0.72%) VBScript
11 2 (0.72%) Python
11 2 (0.72%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.36%) Korn
12 1 (0.36%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.36%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 75 (26.88%) Degree
2 20 (7.17%) ISEB
3 8 (2.87%) CBAP
4 6 (2.15%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.79%) CCNA
5 5 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.08%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.72%) CISA
7 2 (0.72%) QiCA
8 1 (0.36%) CIMA
8 1 (0.36%) ACCA
8 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.36%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (11.47%) QA
2 8 (2.87%) COBIT
3 6 (2.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (2.15%) Basel II
3 6 (2.15%) IAS 39
4 3 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (4.66%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.87%) VMware ESX
3 5 (1.79%) vSphere
4 2 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.36%) Veritas File System
5 1 (0.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.36%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.36%) Control-M
Vendors
1 27 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.60%) Oracle
3 12 (4.30%) VMware
4 11 (3.94%) Cisco
5 10 (3.58%) HP
6 6 (2.15%) Misys
6 6 (2.15%) Temenos
6 6 (2.15%) Chordiant
6 6 (2.15%) Perforce
6 6 (2.15%) SAP
7 4 (1.43%) Hyperion
7 4 (1.43%) Informatica
8 3 (1.08%) TSYS
9 2 (0.72%) Veritas
9 2 (0.72%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.72%) Sun
10 1 (0.36%) IBM
10 1 (0.36%) JBoss
10 1 (0.36%) Cognos
10 1 (0.36%) Sybase
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Flexible benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum + uncapped, individual commission
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Mason Frank
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 24 days ago