The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Investment Banking
England / West Midlands
Rank 214 220 209
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 2 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.042% 0.038% 0.18%
As % of the General category 0.11% 0.10% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 9
Median salary £41,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.15% +4.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%

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
1798 1937 1640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.72% 36.40% 32.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1399 1525 1362
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Investment Banking as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the West Midlands region.

Investment Banking Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Investment Banking
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Banking within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +5 2 £41,000 -21.15%
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Investment Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 17 (100.00%) Banking
2 15 (88.24%) Finance
3 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 11 (64.71%) Oracle
4 8 (47.06%) Wealth Management
5 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (35.29%) Java
5 6 (35.29%) WebLogic
5 6 (35.29%) JBoss
5 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
6 5 (29.41%) Workflow
6 5 (29.41%) Fixed Income
6 5 (29.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (29.41%) Data Analysis
6 5 (29.41%) Degree
6 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Coaching
6 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (23.53%) Target Operating Model
7 4 (23.53%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (23.53%) Business Process Mapping
7 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
7 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (23.53%) Business Transformation
7 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
7 4 (23.53%) Web Development
7 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (23.53%) TDD
7 4 (23.53%) Retail Banking
7 4 (23.53%) WebSphere

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (35.29%) JBoss
1 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
1 6 (35.29%) WebLogic
2 4 (23.53%) WebLogic Portal
2 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
3 2 (11.76%) Apache
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (5.88%) Documentum
4 1 (5.88%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DMZ
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) Intranet
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
1 1 (5.88%) VLAN
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) DB2
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Log4j
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 17 (100.00%) Banking
2 15 (88.24%) Finance
3 4 (23.53%) Financial Institution
3 4 (23.53%) Retail
3 4 (23.53%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.88%) German Language
4 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Business Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Business Data Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Customer Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Data Quality Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Firewall Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Information Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) MI Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Product Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) QA Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) QA Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Service Management Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) CSS
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
1 4 (23.53%) JMS
1 4 (23.53%) JSP
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
1 4 (23.53%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (29.41%) Fixed Income
1 5 (29.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 4 (23.53%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Derivative
3 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk
4 1 (5.88%) Economics
4 1 (5.88%) Equities
4 1 (5.88%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Unix
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Wealth Management
2 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (29.41%) Coaching
3 5 (29.41%) Data Analysis
3 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Workflow
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
4 4 (23.53%) Business Process Mapping
4 4 (23.53%) Business Transformation
4 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
4 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (23.53%) Target Operating Model
4 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
4 4 (23.53%) Web Development
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) Migration
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
3 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) CCSA
2 1 (5.88%) CCSE
2 1 (5.88%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Cognizant
2 4 (23.53%) IBM
2 4 (23.53%) Misys
2 4 (23.53%) SAP
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Sybase
4 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) Informatica
4 1 (5.88%) Intel Security
4 1 (5.88%) Juniper