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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 196 165 170
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +5
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 20 35 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.72% 0.70%
As % of the General category 1.17% 1.91% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 34 27
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 £39,500 £45,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,350 £54,350 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £54,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +13.68%
Investment 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
1713 1830 1565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.99% 37.72% 33.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1436 1439 1290
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 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Banking within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 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 -27 20 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Investment 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 Investment Banking.

1 54 (100.00%) Banking
2 48 (88.89%) Finance
3 22 (40.74%) SQL
4 20 (37.04%) Equities
5 19 (35.19%) UNIX
6 17 (31.48%) Derivative
7 14 (25.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 14 (25.93%) Degree
8 12 (22.22%) Shell Script
8 12 (22.22%) Fixed Income
9 10 (18.52%) C#
9 10 (18.52%) ITIL
10 9 (16.67%) Project Management
10 9 (16.67%) Coaching
11 8 (14.81%) Java
11 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (14.81%) Unit Testing
12 7 (12.96%) Oracle
12 7 (12.96%) Service Management
12 7 (12.96%) Programme Management
12 7 (12.96%) QA
12 7 (12.96%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (9.26%) HP
13 5 (9.26%) Workflow
13 5 (9.26%) Legal
13 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (9.26%) Corporate Banking
13 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (9.26%) Stress Testing

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Investment 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 Investment Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.85%) IIS
1 1 (1.85%) Apache
1 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) MS Project
3 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
1 5 (9.26%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.56%) EDRMS
3 2 (3.70%) MS Access
General
1 54 (100.00%) Banking
2 48 (88.89%) Finance
3 5 (9.26%) Legal
3 5 (9.26%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (7.41%) Back Office
5 3 (5.56%) Front Office
5 3 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (5.56%) Retail
6 1 (1.85%) Billing
6 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Applications Support
2 11 (20.37%) Analyst
3 10 (18.52%) Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Java Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Senior Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 6 (11.11%) Service Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Service Management Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) UAT Test Manager
6 5 (9.26%) UAT Manager
6 5 (9.26%) Test Manager
6 5 (9.26%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Programme Manager
7 4 (7.41%) PMO Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Applications Support Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Applications Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Support Manager
9 2 (3.70%) Risk Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) .NET
1 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.85%) XML
2 1 (1.85%) XSD
2 1 (1.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.04%) Equities
2 17 (31.48%) Derivative
3 14 (25.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 12 (22.22%) Fixed Income
5 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (7.41%) Credit Risk
6 2 (3.70%) Market Risk
6 2 (3.70%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.70%) Economics
7 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.19%) UNIX
2 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) ITIL
2 9 (16.67%) Project Management
2 9 (16.67%) Coaching
3 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (14.81%) Unit Testing
4 7 (12.96%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (12.96%) Service Management
4 7 (12.96%) Programme Management
5 5 (9.26%) Workflow
5 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (9.26%) Stress Testing
5 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (9.26%) Test Strategy
5 5 (9.26%) Test Scripting
6 4 (7.41%) Incident Management
6 4 (7.41%) Problem Management
6 4 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.56%) Analytics
7 3 (5.56%) Capacity Management
7 3 (5.56%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.74%) SQL
2 12 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 10 (18.52%) C#
4 8 (14.81%) Java
5 2 (3.70%) VB
5 2 (3.70%) VBA
6 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (25.93%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) CCNP
2 2 (3.70%) CCNA
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.85%) ACCA
3 1 (1.85%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) EMIR
2 2 (3.70%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (3.70%) MiFID
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Oracle
2 5 (9.26%) HP
3 3 (5.56%) IBM
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.56%) Sun
4 2 (3.70%) Murex
4 2 (3.70%) Juniper
4 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.70%) Cisco
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday