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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 184 159 197
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +38
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 34 52 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.61% 0.96% 0.22%
As % of the General category 1.73% 2.30% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 32 46 6
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,850 £61,750 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
1965 2261 1739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.10% 41.62% 35.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1588 1824 1408
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 22 September 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 22 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 -14 34 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 66 (100.00%) Banking
2 53 (80.30%) Finance
3 19 (28.79%) SQL
4 18 (27.27%) QA
5 17 (25.76%) Degree
6 16 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (22.73%) Business Analysis
7 15 (22.73%) UNIX
8 13 (19.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (18.18%) Project Management
9 12 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (16.67%) Shell Script
10 11 (16.67%) Derivative
11 10 (15.15%) Java
11 10 (15.15%) Oracle
12 9 (13.64%) MS Excel
12 9 (13.64%) Relational Database
13 8 (12.12%) Coaching
13 8 (12.12%) Equities
13 8 (12.12%) Programme Management
13 8 (12.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (12.12%) Workflow
14 7 (10.61%) ITIL
14 7 (10.61%) MS Office
14 7 (10.61%) MS PowerPoint
14 7 (10.61%) Credit Risk
15 6 (9.09%) Computer Science
15 6 (9.09%) Economics
15 6 (9.09%) Fixed Income

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (1.52%) Apache
1 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.61%) MS Office
2 7 (10.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (9.09%) MS Project
4 4 (6.06%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) Relational Database
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (4.55%) MySQL
4 2 (3.03%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.52%) MS Access
General
1 66 (100.00%) Banking
2 53 (80.30%) Finance
3 6 (9.09%) Legal
4 4 (6.06%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Retail
4 4 (6.06%) Front Office
5 3 (4.55%) Back Office
6 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.52%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (42.42%) Analyst
2 23 (34.85%) Business Analyst
3 11 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 9 (13.64%) Banking Business Analyst
5 8 (12.12%) Project Manager
6 6 (9.09%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) Financial Business Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) UAT Test Manager
7 5 (7.58%) Test Manager
7 5 (7.58%) IT Project Manager
7 5 (7.58%) IT Business Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Lead Business Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) UAT Manager
8 4 (6.06%) Financial Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) PMO Manager
8 4 (6.06%) IT Operations Manager
8 4 (6.06%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Operations Manager
8 4 (6.06%) Programme Manager
8 4 (6.06%) Operations Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) Middleware
1 1 (1.52%) .NET
1 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (16.67%) Derivative
3 8 (12.12%) Equities
3 8 (12.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (10.61%) Credit Risk
5 6 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 6 (9.09%) Economics
5 6 (9.09%) Fixed Income
6 4 (6.06%) Reference Data
7 2 (3.03%) Market Risk
7 2 (3.03%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.52%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.73%) UNIX
2 5 (7.58%) Linux
3 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
1 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.73%) Business Analysis
3 13 (19.70%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (18.18%) Project Management
5 8 (12.12%) Coaching
5 8 (12.12%) Programme Management
5 8 (12.12%) Workflow
6 7 (10.61%) ITIL
7 6 (9.09%) Quality Management
7 6 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.58%) Functional Programming
8 5 (7.58%) Test Strategy
8 5 (7.58%) GAP Analysis
8 5 (7.58%) Data Analysis
8 5 (7.58%) Stress Testing
8 5 (7.58%) Test Scripting
9 4 (6.06%) BPMN
9 4 (6.06%) Waterfall
9 4 (6.06%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.79%) SQL
2 11 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 10 (15.15%) Java
4 3 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (1.52%) VB
5 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (25.76%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) ISEB
2 3 (4.55%) CBAP
3 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.03%) CCNP
3 2 (3.03%) CCNA
4 1 (1.52%) ACCA
4 1 (1.52%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (27.27%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) MiFID
2 2 (3.03%) EMIR
2 2 (3.03%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) Oracle
2 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.58%) HP
4 2 (3.03%) Juniper
4 2 (3.03%) Murex
4 2 (3.03%) Cisco
4 2 (3.03%) IBM
4 2 (3.03%) CheckPoint
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