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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 96 66 97
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +31
Permanent jobs citing Banking 140 187 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.46% 3.58% 2.44%
As % of the General category 7.47% 9.20% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 117 173 94
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £34,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £55,000 £65,000
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
1873 2032 1599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.91% 38.89% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1592 1640 1305
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 20 November 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 20 November 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 -25 98 £56,500 +13.00% 7
Worcestershire +18 16 £45,000 +119.51% 7
Coventry -12 13 £39,000 -8.23% 3
Warwickshire +4 6 - -
Shropshire - 2 £56,750 - 1
Herefordshire +1 1 £95,000 +363.41%
Staffordshire -1 1 £42,500 +13.33%
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 196 (78.40%) Finance
2 66 (26.40%) Telecoms
3 63 (25.20%) Degree
4 59 (23.60%) Investment Banking
5 52 (20.80%) Retail
6 49 (19.60%) Project Management
7 39 (15.60%) SQL
8 38 (15.20%) ITIL
9 36 (14.40%) Agile Software Development
10 33 (13.20%) People Management
11 31 (12.40%) PRINCE2
12 29 (11.60%) UNIX
12 29 (11.60%) Incident Management
13 28 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
14 27 (10.80%) Time Management
15 24 (9.60%) Stakeholder Management
16 23 (9.20%) XML
17 22 (8.80%) Java
17 22 (8.80%) Equities
17 22 (8.80%) Retail Banking
17 22 (8.80%) Business Analysis
17 22 (8.80%) QA
18 21 (8.40%) Windows
19 20 (8.00%) C#
20 19 (7.60%) SQL Server
20 19 (7.60%) Derivative
21 18 (7.20%) .NET
22 17 (6.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 17 (6.80%) Problem Management
22 17 (6.80%) Credit Risk

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 7 (2.80%) IIS
1 7 (2.80%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.80%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.40%) SAS
4 1 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.40%) JBoss
4 1 (0.40%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (6.40%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.00%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.00%) MS Project
2 5 (2.00%) MS Office
3 3 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.40%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.40%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.20%) HTTP
2 7 (2.80%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.80%) SSL
3 6 (2.40%) LAN
3 6 (2.40%) WAN
4 5 (2.00%) SAN
4 5 (2.00%) Internet
4 5 (2.00%) Firewall
5 4 (1.60%) Intranet
6 2 (0.80%) Network Security
6 2 (0.80%) DHCP
6 2 (0.80%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.60%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.60%) KDB
5 3 (1.20%) EDRMS
5 3 (1.20%) MS Access
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.40%) SQLite
6 1 (0.40%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.40%) MarkLogic
6 1 (0.40%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (3.60%) JIRA
2 8 (3.20%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.80%) Ant
4 3 (1.20%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.20%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.80%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.80%) NUnit
6 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.40%) MSI
6 1 (0.40%) Bugzilla
General
1 196 (78.40%) Finance
2 66 (26.40%) Telecoms
3 59 (23.60%) Investment Banking
4 52 (20.80%) Retail
5 22 (8.80%) Retail Banking
6 9 (3.60%) Marketing
6 9 (3.60%) Manufacturing
7 8 (3.20%) Legal
8 7 (2.80%) Corporate Banking
9 6 (2.40%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (2.00%) Front Office
10 5 (2.00%) Back Office
11 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.80%) Games
11 2 (0.80%) International Banking
11 2 (0.80%) Billing
12 1 (0.40%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 76 (30.40%) Analyst
2 49 (19.60%) Project Manager
3 47 (18.80%) Business Analyst
4 21 (8.40%) Developer
5 20 (8.00%) Applications Support
6 16 (6.40%) Senior Manager
7 12 (4.80%) Architect
7 12 (4.80%) Senior Project Manager
7 12 (4.80%) Financial Business Analyst
7 12 (4.80%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 11 (4.40%) Incident Manager
8 11 (4.40%) Test Manager
9 10 (4.00%) Senior Developer
9 10 (4.00%) Java Developer
10 9 (3.60%) Banking Business Analyst
11 8 (3.20%) Major Incident Manager
11 8 (3.20%) Senior Java Developer
11 8 (3.20%) Support Analyst
11 8 (3.20%) Consultant
12 7 (2.80%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.20%) XML
2 18 (7.20%) .NET
3 13 (5.20%) HTML
4 12 (4.80%) Web Services
5 11 (4.40%) CSS
6 9 (3.60%) Ajax
6 9 (3.60%) HTML5
6 9 (3.60%) JSON
6 9 (3.60%) jQuery
7 8 (3.20%) AngularJS
8 7 (2.80%) PhoneGap
8 7 (2.80%) SOAP
9 5 (2.00%) JMS
10 4 (1.60%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.80%) J2EE
11 2 (0.80%) REST
11 2 (0.80%) NHibernate
11 2 (0.80%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.80%) WCF
11 2 (0.80%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (8.80%) Equities
3 19 (7.60%) Derivative
4 17 (6.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 17 (6.80%) Credit Risk
5 14 (5.60%) Fixed Income
6 7 (2.80%) User Experience
7 6 (2.40%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.60%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.60%) Online Banking
8 4 (1.60%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.60%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.60%) Market Risk
9 3 (1.20%) Economics
10 2 (0.80%) Clustering
10 2 (0.80%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (0.80%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.40%) AS400
11 1 (0.40%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 29 (11.60%) UNIX
2 21 (8.40%) Windows
3 10 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.20%) Windows 8
4 8 (3.20%) Android
5 7 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.00%) Linux
6 5 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.20%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.40%) Solaris
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (19.60%) Project Management
2 38 (15.20%) ITIL
3 36 (14.40%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (13.20%) People Management
5 31 (12.40%) PRINCE2
6 29 (11.60%) Incident Management
7 27 (10.80%) Time Management
8 24 (9.60%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (8.80%) Business Analysis
10 17 (6.80%) Problem Management
11 16 (6.40%) Service Management
11 16 (6.40%) Mentoring
12 14 (5.60%) Change Management
13 13 (5.20%) User Acceptance Testing
14 12 (4.80%) Coaching
15 11 (4.40%) PRINCE
16 10 (4.00%) Service Delivery
17 9 (3.60%) MVC
17 9 (3.60%) GAP Analysis
17 9 (3.60%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (15.60%) SQL
2 22 (8.80%) Java
3 20 (8.00%) C#
4 15 (6.00%) Shell Script
5 11 (4.40%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.20%) VB
6 3 (1.20%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.80%) ActionScript
7 2 (0.80%) VBA
7 2 (0.80%) Objective-C
7 2 (0.80%) C++
7 2 (0.80%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.80%) C
7 2 (0.80%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (0.40%) Perl
8 1 (0.40%) PHP
8 1 (0.40%) PHP5
8 1 (0.40%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.40%) VC++
8 1 (0.40%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 63 (25.20%) Degree
2 12 (4.80%) ISEB
3 9 (3.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (3.20%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.20%) Security Cleared
5 7 (2.80%) PMP
5 7 (2.80%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.60%) CISA
6 4 (1.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.20%) CCNA
8 2 (0.80%) CCNP
8 2 (0.80%) CISSP
8 2 (0.80%) PCI QSA
8 2 (0.80%) CISM
8 2 (0.80%) CIMA
8 2 (0.80%) ACCA
8 2 (0.80%) CRISC
9 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.80%) QA
2 3 (1.20%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.80%) EMIR
3 2 (0.80%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.80%) MiFID
4 1 (0.40%) FATCA
4 1 (0.40%) SLA
4 1 (0.40%) AIFMD
System Software
1 8 (3.20%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.60%) XenApp
3 1 (0.40%) vSphere
3 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.60%) ITRS Geneos
2 4 (1.60%) Netcool
2 4 (1.60%) Nagios
2 4 (1.60%) MAILsweeper
2 4 (1.60%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 16 (6.40%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.00%) Sun
3 14 (5.60%) Oracle
4 12 (4.80%) HP
5 7 (2.80%) Sencha
6 6 (2.40%) ION Trading
7 5 (2.00%) VMware
8 4 (1.60%) Finjan
8 4 (1.60%) EMC
8 4 (1.60%) Citrix
8 4 (1.60%) Juniper
8 4 (1.60%) CommVault
8 4 (1.60%) NetApp
8 4 (1.60%) Cisco
8 4 (1.60%) IBM
8 4 (1.60%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.20%) SAP
10 2 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.80%) Appcelerator
10 2 (0.80%) Blue Coat
Coventry
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Worcestershire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SLS Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health Care + More
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
West Midlands
Churchill Frank
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Worcester
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus, medical
Posted: 14 days ago
Worcester
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 15 days ago
Worcestershire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Worcester
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 16 days ago
Worcestershire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Capp & Co Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits + share options
Posted: 23 days ago