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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 117 81 122
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +41
Permanent jobs citing Banking 106 153 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.01% 2.98% 1.57%
As % of the General category 5.65% 7.37% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 79 140 61
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £70,000
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
1875 2077 1741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.55% 40.47% 34.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1500 1698 1343
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 May 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 22 May 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 -22 86 £55,000 +11.11% 12
Coventry -12 5 £52,500 +16.66% 6
Warwickshire -8 4 £67,500 +125.00% 1
Staffordshire +9 3 £40,000 +40.35% 2
Shropshire - 2 £35,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 £41,250 -
Solihull -7 1 £28,500 -35.22%
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 169 (70.12%) Finance
2 91 (37.76%) Retail
3 54 (22.41%) Telecoms
4 46 (19.09%) Software Testing
5 44 (18.26%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (16.60%) ISEB
6 40 (16.60%) Retail Banking
7 38 (15.77%) ISTQB
8 34 (14.11%) QA
9 32 (13.28%) Project Management
10 30 (12.45%) Java
11 28 (11.62%) Degree
12 27 (11.20%) UNIX
12 27 (11.20%) ITIL
12 27 (11.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 23 (9.54%) FATCA
13 23 (9.54%) Linux
13 23 (9.54%) SQL
13 23 (9.54%) WebSphere
13 23 (9.54%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (8.71%) SQL Server
14 21 (8.71%) User Acceptance Testing
14 21 (8.71%) Enterprise Software
15 20 (8.30%) Windows
15 20 (8.30%) PRINCE2
16 19 (7.88%) MS Excel
16 19 (7.88%) TCP/IP
16 19 (7.88%) HTML
16 19 (7.88%) Change Management
17 18 (7.47%) Oracle

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 23 (9.54%) WebSphere
2 16 (6.64%) WebSphere Application Server
3 13 (5.39%) JBoss
4 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (0.41%) SAS
4 1 (0.41%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.41%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.41%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.41%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (0.41%) CICS
Applications
1 19 (7.88%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.49%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.07%) MS Office
5 2 (0.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.49%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.83%) Finacle
2 2 (0.83%) Agresso
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.88%) TCP/IP
2 13 (5.39%) SSL
3 7 (2.90%) Firewall
4 5 (2.07%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.24%) ATM
6 2 (0.83%) LAN
6 2 (0.83%) WAN
6 2 (0.83%) Network Security
7 1 (0.41%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.41%) OSPF
7 1 (0.41%) BGP
7 1 (0.41%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.71%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.81%) DB2
3 13 (5.39%) Relational Database
3 13 (5.39%) RDBMS
4 7 (2.90%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.83%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.41%) Informix
6 1 (0.41%) MySQL
6 1 (0.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (3.32%) Subversion
2 7 (2.90%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.49%) Selenium
4 4 (1.66%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.83%) TestDirector
5 2 (0.83%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.41%) Lombardi
6 1 (0.41%) Robot Framework
General
1 169 (70.12%) Finance
2 91 (37.76%) Retail
3 54 (22.41%) Telecoms
4 40 (16.60%) Retail Banking
5 16 (6.64%) Aerospace
6 13 (5.39%) Investment Banking
7 8 (3.32%) Back Office
8 4 (1.66%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.66%) Games
9 3 (1.24%) Legal
9 3 (1.24%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.24%) Private Banking
9 3 (1.24%) Marketing
10 1 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (29.46%) Analyst
2 42 (17.43%) Project Manager
3 41 (17.01%) Consultant
4 34 (14.11%) Business Analyst
5 27 (11.20%) Test Analyst
6 22 (9.13%) Test Manager
7 17 (7.05%) Developer
8 15 (6.22%) Banking Business Analyst
9 13 (5.39%) Business Consultant
10 12 (4.98%) Technical Consultant
11 9 (3.73%) Senior Developer
12 8 (3.32%) Sales Executive
12 8 (3.32%) Senior Manager
12 8 (3.32%) Senior Sales Executive
12 8 (3.32%) Test Consultant
12 8 (3.32%) Java Developer
13 7 (2.90%) IT Project Manager
13 7 (2.90%) Senior Java Developer
13 7 (2.90%) Test Leader
14 6 (2.49%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.88%) HTML
2 17 (7.05%) XML
3 13 (5.39%) Java EE
4 8 (3.32%) RESTful
5 5 (2.07%) .NET
6 2 (0.83%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.83%) CSS
6 2 (0.83%) jQuery
6 2 (0.83%) WCF
6 2 (0.83%) WPF
7 1 (0.41%) ISPF
7 1 (0.41%) Ajax
7 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (0.41%) Web Services
7 1 (0.41%) DHTML
7 1 (0.41%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.71%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.32%) IVR
4 7 (2.90%) Equities
4 7 (2.90%) Open Source
5 4 (1.66%) FMCG
6 3 (1.24%) Physics
6 3 (1.24%) PMI
6 3 (1.24%) SWIFT
7 2 (0.83%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.83%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (0.83%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.83%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.83%) Statistics
8 1 (0.41%) Economics
8 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.41%) CMDB
8 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.41%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 27 (11.20%) UNIX
2 23 (9.54%) Linux
3 20 (8.30%) Windows
4 4 (1.66%) AIX
5 2 (0.83%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.83%) Solaris
6 1 (0.41%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (19.09%) Software Testing
2 44 (18.26%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (13.28%) Project Management
4 27 (11.20%) ITIL
5 23 (9.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (8.71%) User Acceptance Testing
7 20 (8.30%) PRINCE2
8 19 (7.88%) Change Management
9 18 (7.47%) Time Management
10 17 (7.05%) Scrum
11 15 (6.22%) SOA
12 14 (5.81%) Security Testing
12 14 (5.81%) Information Assurance
13 13 (5.39%) Analytics
13 13 (5.39%) Mentoring
13 13 (5.39%) Coaching
13 13 (5.39%) High Availability
14 11 (4.56%) Process Management
15 10 (4.15%) People Management
15 10 (4.15%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 30 (12.45%) Java
2 23 (9.54%) SQL
3 10 (4.15%) C#
4 7 (2.90%) VB
5 3 (1.24%) C++
6 2 (0.83%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.41%) Lingo
7 1 (0.41%) PHP5
7 1 (0.41%) MUMPS
7 1 (0.41%) Perl
7 1 (0.41%) PHP
7 1 (0.41%) COBOL
7 1 (0.41%) JCL
Qualifications
1 40 (16.60%) ISEB
2 38 (15.77%) ISTQB
3 28 (11.62%) Degree
4 27 (11.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (4.15%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (3.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (2.49%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.66%) CISA
8 4 (1.66%) CISM
8 4 (1.66%) CISSP
8 4 (1.66%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.66%) CCIE
8 4 (1.66%) CCNP
9 3 (1.24%) CRISC
9 3 (1.24%) PCI QSA
10 2 (0.83%) PMP
10 2 (0.83%) CCNA
10 2 (0.83%) CCSE
10 2 (0.83%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (14.11%) QA
2 23 (9.54%) FATCA
3 4 (1.66%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.41%) COBIT
5 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) XenApp
1 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
1 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.66%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (7.47%) Oracle
2 11 (4.56%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.49%) CheckPoint
3 6 (2.49%) Cisco
4 5 (2.07%) HP
5 2 (0.83%) TSYS
5 2 (0.83%) Fiserv
5 2 (0.83%) IBM
5 2 (0.83%) Misys
5 2 (0.83%) Temenos
6 1 (0.41%) ION Trading
6 1 (0.41%) VMware
6 1 (0.41%) Actimize
6 1 (0.41%) Citrix
6 1 (0.41%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.41%) ILOG
6 1 (0.41%) Lotus
6 1 (0.41%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.41%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.41%) VocaLink
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Barclay Anderson Limited
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leek
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Churchill Frank
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits, Car, PMI
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands, United Kingdom
Coventry University
Salary: N/A
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 8 days ago
Tamworth
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Churchill Frank
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Nuneaton
IBS Consulting
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 25 days ago