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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 106 79 124
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +45
Permanent jobs citing Banking 121 165 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.14% 3.07% 1.62%
As % of the General category 6.25% 7.37% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 105 150 64
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 £36,000 £30,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £55,000 £62,500
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
1935 2240 1709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.19% 41.67% 35.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1567 1793 1376
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -19 105 £54,500 +14.73% 18
Coventry -14 6 £39,000 -24.05% 3
Warwickshire +6 5 - - 1
Solihull - 4 £35,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 £95,000 -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 172 (75.11%) Finance
2 62 (27.07%) Investment Banking
3 54 (23.58%) Degree
4 47 (20.52%) Retail
5 46 (20.09%) Telecoms
6 41 (17.90%) Project Management
7 40 (17.47%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (16.59%) SQL
9 37 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
10 34 (14.85%) Business Analysis
11 29 (12.66%) QA
12 28 (12.23%) PRINCE2
12 28 (12.23%) Stakeholder Management
13 25 (10.92%) UNIX
13 25 (10.92%) Windows
14 24 (10.48%) MS Excel
15 23 (10.04%) ITIL
16 22 (9.61%) Retail Banking
17 20 (8.73%) Time Management
17 20 (8.73%) Java
17 20 (8.73%) Microsoft
18 19 (8.30%) Credit Risk
18 19 (8.30%) Incident Management
18 19 (8.30%) Mentoring
19 18 (7.86%) User Acceptance Testing
20 16 (6.99%) Oracle
21 15 (6.55%) .NET
21 15 (6.55%) Service Management
22 14 (6.11%) XML
23 13 (5.68%) GAP Analysis

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 10 (4.37%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (2.62%) IIS
3 6 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.31%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.44%) Apache
5 1 (0.44%) SAS
5 1 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.44%) CMS
5 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 24 (10.48%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.37%) MS Office
3 6 (2.62%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.44%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.80%) Firewall
2 7 (3.06%) SAN
2 7 (3.06%) LAN
2 7 (3.06%) WAN
2 7 (3.06%) DHCP
2 7 (3.06%) DNS
3 5 (2.18%) SSL
3 5 (2.18%) HTTP
3 5 (2.18%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.31%) Ethernet
4 3 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.31%) Network Security
4 3 (1.31%) Internet
5 2 (0.87%) Intranet
6 1 (0.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.24%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.49%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.06%) Oracle Database
3 7 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.62%) MS Access
5 5 (2.18%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.31%) MySQL
6 3 (1.31%) KDB
7 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.87%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.44%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.44%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 7 (3.06%) JIRA
2 5 (2.18%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.18%) Ant
3 3 (1.31%) PVCS
3 3 (1.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (1.31%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.87%) NUnit
4 2 (0.87%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.87%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.44%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
General
1 172 (75.11%) Finance
2 62 (27.07%) Investment Banking
3 47 (20.52%) Retail
4 46 (20.09%) Telecoms
5 22 (9.61%) Retail Banking
6 6 (2.62%) Marketing
7 5 (2.18%) Corporate Banking
7 5 (2.18%) Legal
7 5 (2.18%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.18%) Front Office
7 5 (2.18%) Back Office
8 4 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.75%) French Language
9 3 (1.31%) Electronics
10 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.44%) International Banking
10 1 (0.44%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 87 (37.99%) Analyst
2 57 (24.89%) Business Analyst
3 36 (15.72%) Project Manager
4 19 (8.30%) Banking Business Analyst
5 17 (7.42%) Applications Support
5 17 (7.42%) Developer
6 11 (4.80%) Test Manager
7 9 (3.93%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 9 (3.93%) Financial Business Analyst
8 8 (3.49%) Risk Analyst
8 8 (3.49%) Architect
8 8 (3.49%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (3.06%) Delivery Manager
10 6 (2.62%) Consultant
10 6 (2.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 6 (2.62%) Support Analyst
10 6 (2.62%) Senior Manager
10 6 (2.62%) Incident Manager
10 6 (2.62%) IT Business Analyst
10 6 (2.62%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.55%) .NET
2 14 (6.11%) XML
3 10 (4.37%) Web Services
4 9 (3.93%) HTML
4 9 (3.93%) CSS
5 6 (2.62%) Ajax
5 6 (2.62%) jQuery
6 5 (2.18%) JSON
6 5 (2.18%) HTML5
6 5 (2.18%) PhoneGap
6 5 (2.18%) SOAP
6 5 (2.18%) AngularJS
7 4 (1.75%) JMS
8 3 (1.31%) MFC
8 3 (1.31%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.87%) NHibernate
9 2 (0.87%) Hibernate
9 2 (0.87%) Spring
9 2 (0.87%) Java EE
9 2 (0.87%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.30%) Credit Risk
3 13 (5.68%) Derivative
4 10 (4.37%) Equities
4 10 (4.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (4.37%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.49%) Economics
5 8 (3.49%) Fixed Income
6 5 (2.18%) User Experience
6 5 (2.18%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.18%) Market Risk
7 4 (1.75%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.31%) Online Banking
8 3 (1.31%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.87%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.87%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (0.87%) Clustering
9 2 (0.87%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.87%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 25 (10.92%) UNIX
1 25 (10.92%) Windows
2 10 (4.37%) Linux
2 10 (4.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (3.06%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.62%) Windows 8
5 5 (2.18%) Android
6 3 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.31%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.44%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (17.90%) Project Management
2 40 (17.47%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (14.85%) Business Analysis
4 28 (12.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (12.23%) PRINCE2
5 23 (10.04%) ITIL
6 20 (8.73%) Time Management
7 19 (8.30%) Mentoring
7 19 (8.30%) Incident Management
8 18 (7.86%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (6.55%) Service Management
10 13 (5.68%) Quality Management
10 13 (5.68%) GAP Analysis
10 13 (5.68%) Content Management
10 13 (5.68%) Coaching
11 12 (5.24%) Problem Management
12 11 (4.80%) Data Analysis
12 11 (4.80%) PRINCE
12 11 (4.80%) Service Delivery
12 11 (4.80%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 38 (16.59%) SQL
2 20 (8.73%) Java
3 12 (5.24%) C#
3 12 (5.24%) Shell Script
4 10 (4.37%) C
4 10 (4.37%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.18%) VB
6 4 (1.75%) C++
7 3 (1.31%) ActionScript
7 3 (1.31%) Embedded C
8 2 (0.87%) Objective-C
8 2 (0.87%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.87%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.87%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (0.44%) Delphi
9 1 (0.44%) Perl
9 1 (0.44%) RPG
9 1 (0.44%) ABAP
9 1 (0.44%) VBA
9 1 (0.44%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 54 (23.58%) Degree
2 7 (3.06%) CCNA
2 7 (3.06%) ISEB
2 7 (3.06%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.18%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.18%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.31%) CBAP
4 3 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.87%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.87%) CISA
5 2 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.87%) CCNP
6 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.44%) CIMA
6 1 (0.44%) ACCA
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (12.66%) QA
2 2 (0.87%) EMIR
2 2 (0.87%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (0.87%) MiFID
System Software
1 10 (4.37%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.62%) VMware ESX
3 5 (2.18%) vSphere
4 2 (0.87%) XenApp
5 1 (0.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (2.18%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.31%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (1.31%) Netcool
2 3 (1.31%) Nagios
3 2 (0.87%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (0.87%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 20 (8.73%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.99%) Oracle
3 10 (4.37%) Cisco
3 10 (4.37%) HP
4 8 (3.49%) VMware
5 7 (3.06%) Sun
6 5 (2.18%) CheckPoint
6 5 (2.18%) Juniper
6 5 (2.18%) Sencha
7 3 (1.31%) Perforce
7 3 (1.31%) IBM
8 2 (0.87%) Murex
8 2 (0.87%) CommVault
8 2 (0.87%) NetApp
8 2 (0.87%) EMC
8 2 (0.87%) Citrix
8 2 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.87%) Blue Coat
8 2 (0.87%) Finjan
8 2 (0.87%) Appcelerator
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