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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 112 116 92
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -24
Permanent jobs citing Banking 116 105 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.99% 1.94% 2.54%
As % of the General category 5.40% 4.93% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 98 96 109
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
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
2148 2129 2072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.93% 39.40% 38.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1665 1742 1645
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 £65,000
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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -4 93 £52,500 +5.00% 9
Staffordshire - 7 £80,000 -
Solihull +5 4 £28,500 -32.94% 1
Walsall +5 2 £47,500 -
Worcestershire - 2 £41,250 -
Coventry -13 1 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Halesowen - 1 £20,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £67,500 -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 176 (71.54%) Finance
2 65 (26.42%) Retail
3 56 (22.76%) Telecoms
4 46 (18.70%) Retail Banking
4 46 (18.70%) Java
5 38 (15.45%) UNIX
6 36 (14.63%) Software Testing
7 35 (14.23%) Project Management
8 34 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (13.01%) SQL
9 32 (13.01%) Linux
10 29 (11.79%) ISEB
11 28 (11.38%) WebSphere
11 28 (11.38%) Degree
12 27 (10.98%) ISTQB
12 27 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
13 26 (10.57%) QA
13 26 (10.57%) ITIL
14 25 (10.16%) Oracle
14 25 (10.16%) SQL Server
15 24 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
16 22 (8.94%) User Acceptance Testing
16 22 (8.94%) MS Excel
16 22 (8.94%) TCP/IP
17 21 (8.54%) HTML
18 20 (8.13%) WebSphere Application Server
18 20 (8.13%) Investment Banking
19 19 (7.72%) XML
19 19 (7.72%) Windows
19 19 (7.72%) SOA

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (11.38%) WebSphere
2 20 (8.13%) WebSphere Application Server
3 16 (6.50%) JBoss
4 3 (1.22%) MQSeries
4 3 (1.22%) SAS
4 3 (1.22%) CICS
5 2 (0.81%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.41%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.41%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.41%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 22 (8.94%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.63%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.63%) MS Office
4 2 (0.81%) MS Project
4 2 (0.81%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 7 (2.85%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.81%) Finacle
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.94%) TCP/IP
2 15 (6.10%) SSL
3 12 (4.88%) Firewall
4 5 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (1.63%) Network Security
5 4 (1.63%) OSPF
5 4 (1.63%) BGP
6 3 (1.22%) LAN
6 3 (1.22%) WAN
7 2 (0.81%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.81%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.81%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (0.41%) ATM
8 1 (0.41%) PABX
8 1 (0.41%) FWSM
8 1 (0.41%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.16%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.32%) DB2
3 15 (6.10%) RDBMS
3 15 (6.10%) Relational Database
4 13 (5.28%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.41%) Informix
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.41%) MySQL
6 1 (0.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (5.69%) Subversion
2 13 (5.28%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.22%) LoadRunner
3 3 (1.22%) Selenium
3 3 (1.22%) Robot Framework
4 2 (0.81%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.41%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.41%) Lombardi
5 1 (0.41%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.41%) Ranorex
General
1 176 (71.54%) Finance
2 65 (26.42%) Retail
3 56 (22.76%) Telecoms
4 46 (18.70%) Retail Banking
5 20 (8.13%) Investment Banking
6 9 (3.66%) Back Office
7 8 (3.25%) Private Banking
8 6 (2.44%) Games
9 5 (2.03%) Aerospace
10 4 (1.63%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (1.22%) Legal
12 2 (0.81%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.81%) Marketing
13 1 (0.41%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.41%) Front Office
13 1 (0.41%) Electronics
13 1 (0.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 69 (28.05%) Analyst
2 41 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 40 (16.26%) Consultant
4 37 (15.04%) Business Analyst
5 31 (12.60%) Developer
6 22 (8.94%) Test Analyst
7 20 (8.13%) Senior Developer
8 18 (7.32%) Test Manager
8 18 (7.32%) Banking Business Analyst
9 15 (6.10%) Java Developer
10 14 (5.69%) Business Consultant
11 13 (5.28%) Senior Java Developer
11 13 (5.28%) Technical Consultant
12 9 (3.66%) Sales Executive
12 9 (3.66%) Senior Sales Executive
13 8 (3.25%) IT Project Manager
14 7 (2.85%) Implementation Consultant
15 6 (2.44%) Senior Analyst
15 6 (2.44%) Network Engineer
16 5 (2.03%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.54%) HTML
2 19 (7.72%) XML
3 15 (6.10%) Java EE
4 14 (5.69%) RESTful
5 7 (2.85%) .NET
6 6 (2.44%) Middleware
7 3 (1.22%) ISPF
7 3 (1.22%) jQuery
7 3 (1.22%) CSS
7 3 (1.22%) Web Services
7 3 (1.22%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (0.81%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.81%) WCF
8 2 (0.81%) WPF
9 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (0.41%) Ajax
9 1 (0.41%) JSON
9 1 (0.41%) DHTML
9 1 (0.41%) JMS
9 1 (0.41%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (5.28%) Equities
3 11 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.66%) IVR
5 8 (3.25%) Physics
6 6 (2.44%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.03%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.03%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.22%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.22%) PMI
8 3 (1.22%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.81%) Statistics
9 2 (0.81%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.81%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.41%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.41%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.41%) CMDB
10 1 (0.41%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 38 (15.45%) UNIX
2 32 (13.01%) Linux
3 19 (7.72%) Windows
4 8 (3.25%) AIX
5 6 (2.44%) Solaris
6 3 (1.22%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (14.63%) Software Testing
2 35 (14.23%) Project Management
3 34 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (10.57%) ITIL
6 22 (8.94%) User Acceptance Testing
7 19 (7.72%) Time Management
7 19 (7.72%) SOA
8 17 (6.91%) PRINCE2
9 15 (6.10%) High Availability
9 15 (6.10%) Analytics
10 14 (5.69%) Coaching
10 14 (5.69%) Business Analysis
10 14 (5.69%) Unit Testing
11 13 (5.28%) Information Assurance
11 13 (5.28%) Open Source
11 13 (5.28%) Security Testing
11 13 (5.28%) OO
11 13 (5.28%) OOD
11 13 (5.28%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (18.70%) Java
2 32 (13.01%) SQL
3 16 (6.50%) C#
4 5 (2.03%) Haskell
4 5 (2.03%) Erlang
4 5 (2.03%) F#
4 5 (2.03%) Scala
5 3 (1.22%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.22%) COBOL
5 3 (1.22%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.22%) Perl
5 3 (1.22%) JCL
6 2 (0.81%) VB
6 2 (0.81%) VBA
6 2 (0.81%) MUMPS
6 2 (0.81%) C
6 2 (0.81%) C++
7 1 (0.41%) PHP
7 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.41%) Lingo
Qualifications
1 29 (11.79%) ISEB
2 28 (11.38%) Degree
3 27 (10.98%) ISTQB
4 12 (4.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (4.47%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (4.07%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (2.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (2.85%) CCNP
8 6 (2.44%) CCIE
9 4 (1.63%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.63%) CCNA
10 2 (0.81%) PMP
10 2 (0.81%) RHCE
10 2 (0.81%) CCSE
10 2 (0.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.41%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.57%) QA
2 18 (7.32%) FATCA
3 3 (1.22%) SLA
4 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.41%) XenApp
2 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.03%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.22%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.81%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.81%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 25 (10.16%) Oracle
2 11 (4.47%) Cisco
3 8 (3.25%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.25%) HP
3 8 (3.25%) CheckPoint
4 4 (1.63%) IBM
5 3 (1.22%) Business Objects
5 3 (1.22%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.81%) TSYS
6 2 (0.81%) Fiserv
6 2 (0.81%) Misys
6 2 (0.81%) Temenos
6 2 (0.81%) Juniper
6 2 (0.81%) McAfee
7 1 (0.41%) VMware
7 1 (0.41%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.41%) Actimize
7 1 (0.41%) Pega
7 1 (0.41%) VocaLink
7 1 (0.41%) ILOG
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
The Curve Group
Salary: Dependant on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefit package
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford
Orgtel
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Sogeti
Posted: 12 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Stock, Bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Shift Allw, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Wolverhampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + flexible benefits
Posted: 20 days ago