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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 231 211 174
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -37
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 8 9 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.17% 0.77%
As % of the General category 0.35% 0.49% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 33
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
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
2292 1821 1922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.72% 34.06% 39.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1743 1478 1563
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,562
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 -15 8 £47,500 +18.75%
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) Banking
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) MS Office
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Conflict Management
4 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) QA
5 3 (27.27%) IT Governance
5 3 (27.27%) Data Management
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Unix
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) Data Governance
6 2 (18.18%) Derivative
6 2 (18.18%) Fintech
6 2 (18.18%) Perl
6 2 (18.18%) Fixed Income
6 2 (18.18%) Front Office
6 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
6 2 (18.18%) Equities
6 2 (18.18%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 1 (9.09%) E-Discovery
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (9.09%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (9.09%) Operations Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
General
1 11 (100.00%) Banking
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Front Office
4 1 (9.09%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Business Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) ETL Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Forensic Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Informatica Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Derivative
2 2 (18.18%) Equities
2 2 (18.18%) Fintech
2 2 (18.18%) Fixed Income
3 1 (9.09%) Cryptography
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Solaris
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Conflict Management
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Data Management
3 3 (27.27%) IT Governance
4 2 (18.18%) Data Governance
4 2 (18.18%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
5 1 (9.09%) BCP
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) E-Discovery
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) Korn
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Control-M
1 1 (9.09%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Cognos
2 1 (9.09%) Informatica
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Remedy