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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 121 104 76
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -28
Permanent jobs citing Banking 109 111 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.92% 2.07% 3.05%
As % of the General category 5.19% 5.75% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 93 103 140
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
2099 1929 2246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.92% 35.90% 41.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1609 1547 1802
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -15 76 £50,000 -4.76% 15
Wolverhampton - 5 - -
West Bromwich -4 4 £42,500 -22.72%
Staffordshire - 4 £80,000 -
Solihull +6 3 £28,500 -18.57%
Walsall -2 2 £47,500 -
Halesowen - 1 £20,000 -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 157 (72.69%) Finance
2 57 (26.39%) Retail
3 46 (21.30%) Telecoms
4 44 (20.37%) Retail Banking
5 43 (19.91%) Java
6 38 (17.59%) UNIX
7 34 (15.74%) SQL
8 29 (13.43%) ITIL
8 29 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (12.96%) Linux
10 27 (12.50%) Project Management
11 24 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
12 23 (10.65%) QA
13 22 (10.19%) SQL Server
14 20 (9.26%) Oracle
14 20 (9.26%) Business Analysis
14 20 (9.26%) Investment Banking
14 20 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
14 20 (9.26%) WebSphere
14 20 (9.26%) Enterprise Software
15 19 (8.80%) HTML
16 18 (8.33%) TCP/IP
17 17 (7.87%) Software Testing
17 17 (7.87%) MS Excel
17 17 (7.87%) C#
18 16 (7.41%) DB2
18 16 (7.41%) XML
18 16 (7.41%) SOA
19 15 (6.94%) Windows
19 15 (6.94%) Analytical Skills

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 20 (9.26%) WebSphere
2 14 (6.48%) WebSphere Application Server
2 14 (6.48%) JBoss
3 7 (3.24%) SAS
4 3 (1.39%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.39%) MQSeries
4 3 (1.39%) CICS
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.46%) IIS
5 1 (0.46%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.46%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 17 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.24%) MS Office
3 4 (1.85%) Open Workbench
3 4 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.24%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.46%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (0.46%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.46%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.93%) Force.com
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 13 (6.02%) Firewall
3 11 (5.09%) SSL
4 5 (2.31%) LAN
4 5 (2.31%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (1.85%) Network Security
5 4 (1.85%) OSPF
5 4 (1.85%) BGP
5 4 (1.85%) WAN
6 2 (0.93%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.46%) DHCP
7 1 (0.46%) DNS
7 1 (0.46%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.46%) FWSM
7 1 (0.46%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.19%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.41%) DB2
3 12 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 11 (5.09%) RDBMS
4 11 (5.09%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.31%) OLAP
5 5 (2.31%) Base SAS
5 5 (2.31%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 5 (2.31%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 4 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.39%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.93%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.46%) MySQL
9 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (6.02%) Subversion
2 12 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.39%) LoadRunner
3 3 (1.39%) Robot Framework
4 2 (0.93%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.46%) Ant
5 1 (0.46%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.46%) Selenium
5 1 (0.46%) JIRA
5 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.46%) Ranorex
General
1 157 (72.69%) Finance
2 57 (26.39%) Retail
3 46 (21.30%) Telecoms
4 44 (20.37%) Retail Banking
5 20 (9.26%) Investment Banking
6 9 (4.17%) Back Office
7 8 (3.70%) Private Banking
8 7 (3.24%) Financial Institution
9 6 (2.78%) Games
10 5 (2.31%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (1.39%) Marketing
11 3 (1.39%) Legal
12 2 (0.93%) Front Office
13 1 (0.46%) Billing
13 1 (0.46%) Local Government
13 1 (0.46%) Electronics
13 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.46%) Law
13 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.46%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 62 (28.70%) Analyst
2 39 (18.06%) Developer
3 37 (17.13%) Business Analyst
4 30 (13.89%) Consultant
5 29 (13.43%) Project Manager
6 24 (11.11%) Banking Business Analyst
7 21 (9.72%) Senior Developer
8 18 (8.33%) Java Developer
9 14 (6.48%) Test Analyst
9 14 (6.48%) Senior Java Developer
10 10 (4.63%) Business Consultant
11 9 (4.17%) Test Manager
12 8 (3.70%) Sales Executive
12 8 (3.70%) Implementation Consultant
12 8 (3.70%) Senior Sales Executive
12 8 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
13 7 (3.24%) Network Engineer
14 6 (2.78%) IT Project Manager
15 5 (2.31%) Systems Developer
15 5 (2.31%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.80%) HTML
2 16 (7.41%) XML
3 13 (6.02%) RESTful
4 11 (5.09%) Java EE
5 9 (4.17%) .NET
6 7 (3.24%) CSS
6 7 (3.24%) Middleware
7 6 (2.78%) jQuery
8 5 (2.31%) Web Services
9 3 (1.39%) ISPF
9 3 (1.39%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.39%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (1.39%) JSON
9 3 (1.39%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.93%) CSS3
10 2 (0.93%) HTML5
10 2 (0.93%) Apache CXF
10 2 (0.93%) WCF
10 2 (0.93%) WPF
10 2 (0.93%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.26%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.02%) Equities
4 8 (3.70%) IVR
5 6 (2.78%) Data Integration
6 5 (2.31%) Credit Risk
6 5 (2.31%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.31%) Physics
6 5 (2.31%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.31%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.85%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.39%) Derivative
8 3 (1.39%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.39%) PMI
9 2 (0.93%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.46%) Statistics
10 1 (0.46%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.46%) Clustering
10 1 (0.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.46%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 38 (17.59%) UNIX
2 28 (12.96%) Linux
3 15 (6.94%) Windows
4 6 (2.78%) AIX
4 6 (2.78%) Solaris
5 3 (1.39%) MVS
6 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.46%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (13.43%) ITIL
1 29 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (12.50%) Project Management
3 24 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 20 (9.26%) Business Analysis
4 20 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (7.87%) Software Testing
6 16 (7.41%) SOA
7 14 (6.48%) PRINCE2
7 14 (6.48%) Change Management
8 13 (6.02%) OO
8 13 (6.02%) Time Management
8 13 (6.02%) Unit Testing
9 12 (5.56%) Open Source
9 12 (5.56%) Analytics
9 12 (5.56%) OOD
10 11 (5.09%) High Availability
11 10 (4.63%) Data Modelling
11 10 (4.63%) CRM
11 10 (4.63%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 43 (19.91%) Java
2 34 (15.74%) SQL
3 17 (7.87%) C#
4 8 (3.70%) C
4 8 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.31%) Haskell
5 5 (2.31%) Erlang
5 5 (2.31%) Scala
5 5 (2.31%) F#
6 4 (1.85%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.39%) Perl
7 3 (1.39%) COBOL
7 3 (1.39%) JCL
8 2 (0.93%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.93%) VBA
9 1 (0.46%) Korn
9 1 (0.46%) Lingo
9 1 (0.46%) C++
9 1 (0.46%) MUMPS
9 1 (0.46%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 14 (6.48%) Degree
2 11 (5.09%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (5.09%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (4.17%) ISTQB
3 9 (4.17%) ISEB
4 8 (3.70%) CCNP
5 7 (3.24%) CCIE
5 7 (3.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.85%) CCNA
7 3 (1.39%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.39%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.39%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.93%) RHCE
8 2 (0.93%) CCSE
9 1 (0.46%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (0.46%) PMP
9 1 (0.46%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.65%) QA
2 5 (2.31%) FATCA
3 4 (1.85%) SLA
4 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.31%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.39%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle Flashback
3 2 (0.93%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 20 (9.26%) Oracle
2 13 (6.02%) Cisco
3 9 (4.17%) CheckPoint
4 8 (3.70%) HP
4 8 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.39%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.39%) Juniper
6 3 (1.39%) IBM
7 2 (0.93%) McAfee
7 2 (0.93%) Sybase
8 1 (0.46%) VMware
8 1 (0.46%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.46%) SAP
8 1 (0.46%) Citrix
8 1 (0.46%) Sun
8 1 (0.46%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.46%) Informatica
8 1 (0.46%) Avaya
8 1 (0.46%) Lotus
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60K to 85K
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k + excellent package, car, bonus etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90 - 120k+ & excellent, comprehensive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Volaris Exec
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + full comprehensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £78000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: Bonus, Benefits, Stock
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Stock
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago