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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 99 64 136
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +72
Permanent jobs citing Banking 128 170 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.41% 3.46% 1.40%
As % of the General category 7.10% 8.81% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 91 159 48
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.60%
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
1803 1929 1694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.92% 39.27% 33.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1466 1566 1285
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 April 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 24 April 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 -16 103 £55,000 +15.78% 16
Coventry -25 6 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Warwickshire -8 5 £55,000 +83.33% 1
Shropshire - 4 £40,750 - 2
Worcestershire - 3 £42,500 - 2
Staffordshire -1 2 £38,750 +35.96% 1
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 182 (71.94%) Finance
2 89 (35.18%) Retail
3 54 (21.34%) Telecoms
4 44 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (17.39%) ISEB
5 42 (16.60%) Project Management
5 42 (16.60%) Software Testing
6 38 (15.02%) ISTQB
6 38 (15.02%) Degree
7 34 (13.44%) Retail Banking
8 33 (13.04%) ITIL
8 33 (13.04%) QA
9 29 (11.46%) Java
10 27 (10.67%) PRINCE2
10 27 (10.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 25 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 24 (9.49%) FATCA
13 21 (8.30%) SQL
14 20 (7.91%) UNIX
15 19 (7.51%) Windows
16 18 (7.11%) WebSphere
16 18 (7.11%) Time Management
17 17 (6.72%) Enterprise Software
17 17 (6.72%) People Management
17 17 (6.72%) Investment Banking
17 17 (6.72%) Change Management
17 17 (6.72%) XML
18 16 (6.32%) SQL Server
18 16 (6.32%) Linux
18 16 (6.32%) Aerospace

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 18 (7.11%) WebSphere
2 11 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (3.56%) JBoss
4 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.40%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.40%) SAS
4 1 (0.40%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.40%) IIS
4 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (5.93%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.77%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.98%) MS Office
5 4 (1.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Agresso
1 2 (0.79%) Temenos T24
1 2 (0.79%) Finacle
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.53%) TCP/IP
2 9 (3.56%) SSL
3 4 (1.58%) Firewall
4 3 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (1.19%) ATM
4 3 (1.19%) LAN
4 3 (1.19%) WAN
5 2 (0.79%) Network Security
6 1 (0.40%) FWSM
6 1 (0.40%) HTTP
6 1 (0.40%) SAN
6 1 (0.40%) Intranet
6 1 (0.40%) Internet
6 1 (0.40%) OSPF
6 1 (0.40%) BGP
6 1 (0.40%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.32%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.56%) DB2
2 9 (3.56%) RDBMS
2 9 (3.56%) Relational Database
3 7 (2.77%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.79%) MySQL
5 2 (0.79%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.40%) Big Data
6 1 (0.40%) Informix
6 1 (0.40%) SQLite
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (3.56%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.16%) Subversion
3 6 (2.37%) Selenium
4 4 (1.58%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.79%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.40%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.40%) MSI
6 1 (0.40%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.40%) Lombardi
6 1 (0.40%) JIRA
6 1 (0.40%) Ant
6 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
General
1 182 (71.94%) Finance
2 89 (35.18%) Retail
3 54 (21.34%) Telecoms
4 34 (13.44%) Retail Banking
5 17 (6.72%) Investment Banking
6 16 (6.32%) Aerospace
7 8 (3.16%) Back Office
8 6 (2.37%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.98%) Games
9 5 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.98%) Marketing
10 4 (1.58%) Legal
11 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.40%) Electronics
11 1 (0.40%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.40%) International Banking
11 1 (0.40%) Billing
Job Titles
1 74 (29.25%) Analyst
2 54 (21.34%) Project Manager
3 35 (13.83%) Business Analyst
4 34 (13.44%) Consultant
5 25 (9.88%) Test Analyst
6 21 (8.30%) Test Manager
7 19 (7.51%) Senior Manager
8 16 (6.32%) Developer
9 15 (5.93%) Senior Project Manager
10 11 (4.35%) Java Developer
10 11 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
10 11 (4.35%) Senior Developer
10 11 (4.35%) Banking Business Analyst
11 10 (3.95%) Senior Java Developer
12 9 (3.56%) Business Consultant
13 8 (3.16%) Senior Sales Executive
13 8 (3.16%) Test Consultant
13 8 (3.16%) Sales Executive
14 7 (2.77%) Senior Analyst
14 7 (2.77%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.72%) XML
2 15 (5.93%) HTML
3 9 (3.56%) Java EE
4 8 (3.16%) RESTful
5 4 (1.58%) .NET
6 3 (1.19%) Ajax
6 3 (1.19%) jQuery
7 2 (0.79%) CSS
7 2 (0.79%) JSON
8 1 (0.40%) WCF
8 1 (0.40%) WPF
8 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 1 (0.40%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (0.40%) HTML5
8 1 (0.40%) POCO
8 1 (0.40%) PhoneGap
8 1 (0.40%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.40%) Web Services
8 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.40%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.72%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (3.95%) Equities
3 8 (3.16%) IVR
3 8 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.77%) Open Source
5 6 (2.37%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.58%) FMCG
7 3 (1.19%) Physics
7 3 (1.19%) SWIFT
8 2 (0.79%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.79%) Statistics
8 2 (0.79%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.79%) PMI
8 2 (0.79%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.79%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.40%) User Experience
9 1 (0.40%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.40%) DTV
9 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.91%) UNIX
2 19 (7.51%) Windows
3 16 (6.32%) Linux
4 3 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.79%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.79%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.79%) Android
5 2 (0.79%) AIX
6 1 (0.40%) Solaris
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (16.60%) Project Management
2 42 (16.60%) Software Testing
3 33 (13.04%) ITIL
4 27 (10.67%) PRINCE2
5 25 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (7.11%) Time Management
7 17 (6.72%) Change Management
7 17 (6.72%) People Management
8 16 (6.32%) Scrum
8 16 (6.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (5.53%) Security Testing
9 14 (5.53%) Analytics
9 14 (5.53%) Information Assurance
10 13 (5.14%) Mentoring
11 12 (4.74%) Business Analysis
11 12 (4.74%) Service Delivery
12 11 (4.35%) SOA
13 10 (3.95%) Unit Testing
13 10 (3.95%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 29 (11.46%) Java
2 21 (8.30%) SQL
3 9 (3.56%) C#
4 7 (2.77%) VB
5 4 (1.58%) C++
6 3 (1.19%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.79%) PHP
7 2 (0.79%) PHP5
8 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.40%) VC++
8 1 (0.40%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 44 (17.39%) ISEB
2 38 (15.02%) ISTQB
2 38 (15.02%) Degree
3 27 (10.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 11 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (2.77%) PMI Certification
6 6 (2.37%) CISA
6 6 (2.37%) CISM
6 6 (2.37%) PMP
6 6 (2.37%) CISSP
7 5 (1.98%) PCI QSA
7 5 (1.98%) CRISC
8 4 (1.58%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.79%) CCIE
9 2 (0.79%) CCNP
9 2 (0.79%) CCNA
9 2 (0.79%) CCSE
9 2 (0.79%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (13.04%) QA
2 24 (9.49%) FATCA
3 6 (2.37%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.79%) SLA
5 2 (0.79%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.40%) COBIT
6 1 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.40%) AIFMD
System Software
1 2 (0.79%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.79%) XenApp
2 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.40%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (0.40%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 15 (5.93%) Oracle
2 13 (5.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.98%) HP
4 4 (1.58%) ION Trading
4 4 (1.58%) Cisco
4 4 (1.58%) CheckPoint
5 2 (0.79%) Citrix
5 2 (0.79%) Misys
5 2 (0.79%) Temenos
5 2 (0.79%) TSYS
5 2 (0.79%) VMware
5 2 (0.79%) Fiserv
6 1 (0.40%) Sencha
6 1 (0.40%) EMC
6 1 (0.40%) Actimize
6 1 (0.40%) Finjan
6 1 (0.40%) Pega
6 1 (0.40%) VocaLink
6 1 (0.40%) Sun
6 1 (0.40%) IBM
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Coventry
Churchill Frank
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits, Car, PMI
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Churchill Frank
Salary: £28500 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Churchill Frank
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension & package
Posted: 4 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Worcestershire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Worcestershire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 22 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + car targets, holiday incentives
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago