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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 99 66 82
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +16
Permanent jobs citing Banking 136 180 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.54% 3.71% 2.88%
As % of the General category 7.94% 9.84% 8.69%
Number of salaries quoted 103 165 105
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £34,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.05%
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
1713 1830 1565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.99% 37.72% 33.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1436 1439 1290
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -31 84 £56,500 +13.00% 15
Worcestershire +26 18 £45,000 +119.51%
Shropshire - 14 £43,500 -
Coventry -13 11 £38,250 -10.00% 1
Warwickshire -7 3 - -
Solihull - 1 £32,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (77.25%) Finance
2 71 (27.84%) Retail
3 66 (25.88%) Telecoms
4 55 (21.57%) Degree
5 54 (21.18%) Investment Banking
6 48 (18.82%) ITIL
7 46 (18.04%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (16.86%) Project Management
9 37 (14.51%) SQL
10 34 (13.33%) People Management
11 31 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
12 30 (11.76%) UNIX
13 29 (11.37%) Incident Management
14 27 (10.59%) PRINCE2
14 27 (10.59%) QA
15 24 (9.41%) XML
15 24 (9.41%) Time Management
16 22 (8.63%) Equities
17 20 (7.84%) Windows
17 20 (7.84%) ISEB
18 19 (7.45%) C#
18 19 (7.45%) Java
18 19 (7.45%) SQL Server
18 19 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
18 19 (7.45%) Derivative
19 18 (7.06%) Mentoring
20 17 (6.67%) Microsoft
20 17 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 17 (6.67%) Retail Banking
20 17 (6.67%) Problem Management

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (2.75%) IIS
2 5 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (1.96%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.39%) JBoss
4 1 (0.39%) Apache
4 1 (0.39%) SAS
4 1 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.14%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.75%) MS Office
4 6 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Agresso
2 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.39%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.14%) HTTP
2 7 (2.75%) SSL
3 6 (2.35%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.96%) LAN
4 5 (1.96%) WAN
4 5 (1.96%) Internet
5 4 (1.57%) Firewall
5 4 (1.57%) SAN
5 4 (1.57%) Intranet
6 2 (0.78%) Network Security
7 1 (0.39%) DHCP
7 1 (0.39%) DNS
7 1 (0.39%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.45%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.96%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.96%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.57%) KDB
5 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.18%) MS Access
5 3 (1.18%) EDRMS
5 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.78%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.39%) MarkLogic
7 1 (0.39%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.39%) SQLite
7 1 (0.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (3.53%) JIRA
2 8 (3.14%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.75%) Ant
4 3 (1.18%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.18%) Selenium
5 2 (0.78%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.78%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.78%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.39%) MSI
6 1 (0.39%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.39%) NUnit
6 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.39%) TestDirector
General
1 197 (77.25%) Finance
2 71 (27.84%) Retail
3 66 (25.88%) Telecoms
4 54 (21.18%) Investment Banking
5 17 (6.67%) Retail Banking
6 12 (4.71%) Manufacturing
7 11 (4.31%) Marketing
8 10 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (3.14%) Legal
10 7 (2.75%) Corporate Banking
11 6 (2.35%) Aerospace
12 5 (1.96%) Front Office
12 5 (1.96%) Back Office
12 5 (1.96%) Games
13 2 (0.78%) Billing
14 1 (0.39%) International Banking
14 1 (0.39%) Electronics
14 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 69 (27.06%) Analyst
2 46 (18.04%) Project Manager
3 31 (12.16%) Business Analyst
4 21 (8.24%) Developer
5 17 (6.67%) Applications Support
6 16 (6.27%) Senior Manager
6 16 (6.27%) Test Manager
7 12 (4.71%) Test Analyst
7 12 (4.71%) Consultant
7 12 (4.71%) Architect
8 11 (4.31%) Incident Manager
9 10 (3.92%) Senior Developer
9 10 (3.92%) Service Analyst
9 10 (3.92%) Senior Project Manager
9 10 (3.92%) Java Developer
10 9 (3.53%) Service Management Analyst
11 8 (3.14%) Senior Java Developer
11 8 (3.14%) Financial Business Analyst
11 8 (3.14%) Major Incident Manager
11 8 (3.14%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (9.41%) XML
2 16 (6.27%) .NET
3 14 (5.49%) HTML
4 12 (4.71%) Web Services
5 11 (4.31%) CSS
6 9 (3.53%) Ajax
6 9 (3.53%) jQuery
6 9 (3.53%) JSON
6 9 (3.53%) HTML5
7 8 (3.14%) AngularJS
8 7 (2.75%) PhoneGap
8 7 (2.75%) SOAP
9 5 (1.96%) JMS
10 4 (1.57%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.78%) J2EE
11 2 (0.78%) Silverlight
11 2 (0.78%) REST
11 2 (0.78%) WCF
11 2 (0.78%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.78%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (8.63%) Equities
3 19 (7.45%) Derivative
4 17 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 14 (5.49%) Fixed Income
6 13 (5.10%) Credit Risk
7 7 (2.75%) User Experience
7 7 (2.75%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.57%) Online Banking
8 4 (1.57%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.57%) FMCG
9 3 (1.18%) Market Risk
9 3 (1.18%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.18%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.18%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.78%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.78%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (0.78%) Clustering
10 2 (0.78%) Economics
10 2 (0.78%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 30 (11.76%) UNIX
2 20 (7.84%) Windows
3 9 (3.53%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.14%) Windows 8
4 8 (3.14%) Android
5 7 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.57%) Linux
8 3 (1.18%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.78%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.39%) Solaris
10 1 (0.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (18.82%) ITIL
2 46 (18.04%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (16.86%) Project Management
4 34 (13.33%) People Management
5 29 (11.37%) Incident Management
6 27 (10.59%) PRINCE2
7 24 (9.41%) Time Management
8 19 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (7.06%) Mentoring
10 17 (6.67%) Problem Management
11 16 (6.27%) Service Management
12 15 (5.88%) Change Management
13 14 (5.49%) Coaching
14 13 (5.10%) User Acceptance Testing
15 11 (4.31%) Business Analysis
15 11 (4.31%) Service Delivery
15 11 (4.31%) Test Scripting
16 9 (3.53%) Waterfall
16 9 (3.53%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (3.53%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 37 (14.51%) SQL
2 19 (7.45%) C#
2 19 (7.45%) Java
3 12 (4.71%) Shell Script
4 11 (4.31%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.75%) VB
6 3 (1.18%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.18%) C++
7 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.78%) ActionScript
7 2 (0.78%) VBA
7 2 (0.78%) Objective-C
7 2 (0.78%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (0.39%) PHP5
8 1 (0.39%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.39%) VC++
8 1 (0.39%) ABAP
8 1 (0.39%) Perl
8 1 (0.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 55 (21.57%) Degree
2 20 (7.84%) ISEB
3 12 (4.71%) ISTQB
3 12 (4.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (3.14%) CISA
5 8 (3.14%) SC Cleared
5 8 (3.14%) Security Cleared
6 7 (2.75%) PMP
6 7 (2.75%) PMI Certification
7 6 (2.35%) CISM
7 6 (2.35%) CISSP
8 5 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (1.96%) PCI QSA
8 5 (1.96%) CRISC
9 4 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.78%) ACCA
10 2 (0.78%) CIMA
10 2 (0.78%) CCNP
10 2 (0.78%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (10.59%) QA
2 8 (3.14%) FATCA
3 6 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.96%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (1.18%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.78%) MiFID
7 2 (0.78%) EMIR
8 1 (0.39%) SLA
8 1 (0.39%) COBIT
8 1 (0.39%) AIFMD
System Software
1 6 (2.35%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.57%) ITRS Geneos
2 4 (1.57%) Netcool
2 4 (1.57%) Nagios
2 4 (1.57%) MAILsweeper
2 4 (1.57%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 17 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.88%) Sun
3 13 (5.10%) Oracle
4 11 (4.31%) HP
5 7 (2.75%) Sencha
6 6 (2.35%) ION Trading
7 4 (1.57%) IBM
7 4 (1.57%) VMware
7 4 (1.57%) Finjan
7 4 (1.57%) EMC
7 4 (1.57%) Citrix
7 4 (1.57%) Juniper
7 4 (1.57%) CommVault
7 4 (1.57%) NetApp
7 4 (1.57%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.18%) SAP
8 3 (1.18%) Cisco
9 2 (0.78%) Murex
9 2 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.78%) Appcelerator
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