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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 107 82 127
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +45
Permanent jobs citing Banking 114 160 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.06% 2.88% 1.53%
As % of the General category 5.68% 7.00% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 106 134 63
Average salary £52,000 £47,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.47% -3.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £55,800
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
2008 2285 1744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.27% 41.10% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1606 1837 1435
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -15 99 £52,500 +10.52% 24
Solihull - 6 £35,000 -
Walsall -2 3 £47,500 +11.76%
Herefordshire - 2 £35,000 - 1
Warwickshire +12 1 - -
Coventry -9 1 £37,500 -26.97% 2
West Bromwich - 1 £55,000 -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 188 (70.15%) Finance
2 66 (24.63%) Investment Banking
3 64 (23.88%) Degree
4 53 (19.78%) Business Analysis
5 49 (18.28%) Retail
6 47 (17.54%) Project Management
7 38 (14.18%) PRINCE2
8 37 (13.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 36 (13.43%) Telecoms
10 35 (13.06%) MS Excel
11 33 (12.31%) QA
12 32 (11.94%) SQL
13 27 (10.07%) Microsoft
14 26 (9.70%) Java
15 25 (9.33%) Oracle
15 25 (9.33%) Windows
16 24 (8.96%) User Acceptance Testing
17 21 (7.84%) C
18 20 (7.46%) C#
18 20 (7.46%) .NET
18 20 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
18 20 (7.46%) Retail Banking
18 20 (7.46%) Waterfall
19 19 (7.09%) Computer Science
20 18 (6.72%) Data Analysis
20 18 (6.72%) MS Office
21 17 (6.34%) Time Management
22 16 (5.97%) ITIL
22 16 (5.97%) UNIX
23 15 (5.60%) Content Management

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (3.36%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (1.49%) IIS
4 3 (1.12%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.37%) SAS
6 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.37%) Apache
6 1 (0.37%) CMS
Applications
1 35 (13.06%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.72%) MS Office
3 14 (5.22%) MS Visio
4 13 (4.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (3.73%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.87%) Finacle
1 5 (1.87%) Misys Equation
1 5 (1.87%) Temenos T24
1 5 (1.87%) FLEXCUBE
2 3 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.85%) Firewall
2 9 (3.36%) DNS
3 8 (2.99%) DHCP
4 6 (2.24%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (2.24%) Ethernet
5 5 (1.87%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.87%) SAN
5 5 (1.87%) LAN
5 5 (1.87%) WAN
6 3 (1.12%) Network Security
6 3 (1.12%) VPN
7 1 (0.37%) Multicast
7 1 (0.37%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.37%) Internet
7 1 (0.37%) SSL
7 1 (0.37%) HTTP
7 1 (0.37%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.48%) Relational Database
2 10 (3.73%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.36%) MS Access
4 6 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.24%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.12%) MySQL
7 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.37%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.24%) PVCS
1 6 (2.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 6 (2.24%) JIRA
2 4 (1.49%) Ant
2 4 (1.49%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.75%) NUnit
3 2 (0.75%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.75%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.75%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (0.37%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
General
1 188 (70.15%) Finance
2 66 (24.63%) Investment Banking
3 49 (18.28%) Retail
4 36 (13.43%) Telecoms
5 20 (7.46%) Retail Banking
6 7 (2.61%) French Language
7 6 (2.24%) Electronics
8 5 (1.87%) Marketing
9 4 (1.49%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.12%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.12%) Billing
10 3 (1.12%) Legal
11 2 (0.75%) Front Office
11 2 (0.75%) Back Office
11 2 (0.75%) International Banking
12 1 (0.37%) Wholesale Banking
12 1 (0.37%) Advertising
12 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 105 (39.18%) Analyst
2 76 (28.36%) Business Analyst
3 43 (16.04%) Project Manager
4 27 (10.07%) Developer
5 23 (8.58%) Banking Business Analyst
6 14 (5.22%) Financial Business Analyst
6 14 (5.22%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 13 (4.85%) Test Manager
8 12 (4.48%) IT Business Analyst
8 12 (4.48%) Consultant
9 11 (4.10%) Software Engineer
10 10 (3.73%) Risk Analyst
11 9 (3.36%) C# Developer
12 8 (2.99%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (2.99%) IT Project Manager
12 8 (2.99%) Senior Manager
12 8 (2.99%) Programme Manager
12 8 (2.99%) Financial Analyst
13 7 (2.61%) Lead Business Analyst
13 7 (2.61%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.46%) .NET
2 11 (4.10%) HTML
3 9 (3.36%) HTML5
3 9 (3.36%) XML
4 8 (2.99%) JSON
5 7 (2.61%) ASP.NET
5 7 (2.61%) CSS
6 6 (2.24%) MFC
6 6 (2.24%) WCF
6 6 (2.24%) WPF
6 6 (2.24%) Silverlight
7 5 (1.87%) Ajax
7 5 (1.87%) jQuery
8 4 (1.49%) Hibernate
8 4 (1.49%) Spring
8 4 (1.49%) Web Services
8 4 (1.49%) AngularJS
8 4 (1.49%) PhoneGap
9 3 (1.12%) SOAP
10 2 (0.75%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.09%) Computer Science
2 13 (4.85%) Mathematics
3 12 (4.48%) Credit Risk
4 10 (3.73%) Economics
5 8 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.99%) Reference Data
6 6 (2.24%) AS400
6 6 (2.24%) iSeries
7 5 (1.87%) APACS
8 4 (1.49%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.49%) Derivative
9 3 (1.12%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.12%) Online Banking
9 3 (1.12%) Social Media
9 3 (1.12%) PMI
9 3 (1.12%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.12%) Equities
10 2 (0.75%) Clustering
10 2 (0.75%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.75%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 25 (9.33%) Windows
2 16 (5.97%) UNIX
3 14 (5.22%) Linux
4 9 (3.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.24%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.49%) Android
6 4 (1.49%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.75%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (19.78%) Business Analysis
2 47 (17.54%) Project Management
3 38 (14.18%) PRINCE2
4 37 (13.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (8.96%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (7.46%) Waterfall
7 18 (6.72%) Data Analysis
8 17 (6.34%) Time Management
9 16 (5.97%) ITIL
10 15 (5.60%) Content Management
11 14 (5.22%) Software Engineering
11 14 (5.22%) GAP Analysis
11 14 (5.22%) Quality Management
12 13 (4.85%) Project Planning
12 13 (4.85%) V-Model
12 13 (4.85%) Service Management
13 12 (4.48%) Programme Management
14 11 (4.10%) Service Delivery
15 10 (3.73%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (11.94%) SQL
2 26 (9.70%) Java
3 21 (7.84%) C
4 20 (7.46%) C#
5 12 (4.48%) JavaScript
6 8 (2.99%) VB
7 7 (2.61%) C++
8 6 (2.24%) Delphi
8 6 (2.24%) RPG
8 6 (2.24%) Embedded C
9 5 (1.87%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.12%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.75%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.75%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.75%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.37%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.37%) ABAP
12 1 (0.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 64 (23.88%) Degree
2 10 (3.73%) ISEB
3 7 (2.61%) CBAP
3 7 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (2.61%) CCNA
4 4 (1.49%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.49%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.12%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.12%) CISA
6 2 (0.75%) CCNP
6 2 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.37%) ACCA
7 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.37%) QiCA
7 1 (0.37%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (12.31%) QA
2 6 (2.24%) COBIT
3 5 (1.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (1.87%) Basel II
3 5 (1.87%) IAS 39
4 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (3.73%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.99%) VMware ESX
3 5 (1.87%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (10.07%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.33%) Oracle
3 13 (4.85%) Cisco
4 10 (3.73%) VMware
5 6 (2.24%) Perforce
5 6 (2.24%) SAP
5 6 (2.24%) HP
6 5 (1.87%) Misys
6 5 (1.87%) Temenos
6 5 (1.87%) Juniper
6 5 (1.87%) CheckPoint
6 5 (1.87%) Chordiant
7 4 (1.49%) Sencha
8 3 (1.12%) Sun
9 2 (0.75%) Blue Coat
9 2 (0.75%) Appcelerator
9 2 (0.75%) TSYS
10 1 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.37%) Avaya
10 1 (0.37%) IBM
Herefordshire
Volaris Exec
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + 100% OTE + bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £85000 - £170000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Real Staffing
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bens
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Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Commission
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