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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Investment Banking
England / West Midlands
Rank 202 228 204
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -24
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 3 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.064% 0.10% 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.17% 0.28% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 7
Median salary £50,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £26,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,100 £52,400 £49,300
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
1780 2147 1621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 38.01% 36.63% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1388 1679 1320
Median salary £41,500 £43,596 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.80% +2.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Investment Banking Salary Histogram 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 19 February 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 +14 3 £50,500 +6.31%
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 11 (100.00%) Banking
2 9 (81.82%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (45.45%) Wealth Management
4 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle
5 4 (36.36%) Retail
5 4 (36.36%) Retail Banking
6 3 (27.27%) QA
6 3 (27.27%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
6 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
6 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (18.18%) Workflow
7 2 (18.18%) Migration
7 2 (18.18%) Fixed Income
7 2 (18.18%) Project Management
7 2 (18.18%) JBoss
7 2 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (18.18%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) ITIL
7 2 (18.18%) Unix
7 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
7 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 2 (18.18%) Derivative
7 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
7 2 (18.18%) Coaching

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 2 (18.18%) JBoss
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
1 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Documentum
2 1 (9.09%) FileNet
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DMZ
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
1 1 (9.09%) VLAN
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) DB2
1 1 (9.09%) MS Access
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Log4j
General
1 11 (100.00%) Banking
2 9 (81.82%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Retail
3 4 (36.36%) Retail Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 1 (9.09%) German Language
4 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Auditor
4 1 (9.09%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Quality Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) MI Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) Java EE
1 1 (9.09%) JMS
1 1 (9.09%) JSP
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Derivative
3 2 (18.18%) Fixed Income
3 2 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
4 1 (9.09%) Economics
4 1 (9.09%) Equities
4 1 (9.09%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Wealth Management
2 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
2 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Client Onboarding
3 2 (18.18%) Coaching
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) KYC
3 2 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
3 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) CCSA
2 1 (9.09%) CCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 1 (9.09%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (9.09%) EMIR
2 1 (9.09%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Cognizant
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Informatica
3 1 (9.09%) Intel Security
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper
3 1 (9.09%) Misys
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Sybase
3 1 (9.09%) Wallstreet Suite