The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retail Banking
Rank 211 209 228
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Permanent jobs citing Retail Banking 10 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.29% 0.14%
As % of the General category 0.50% 0.84% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 7
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £87,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -45.71%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £51,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+12.74% +5.15%
Retail 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
1998 1796 1840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.31% 35.14% 32.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1563 1489 1555
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Retail Banking
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Retail Banking Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Retail 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 Retail Banking within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -4 10 £57,500 +21.05% 1
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing Retail 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 Retail Banking.

1 44 (100.00%) Banking
1 44 (100.00%) Retail
2 37 (84.09%) Finance
3 20 (45.45%) Unix
4 18 (40.91%) Linux
4 18 (40.91%) SQL
4 18 (40.91%) Investment Banking
4 18 (40.91%) Wealth Management
5 17 (38.64%) MS Excel
6 16 (36.36%) TCP/IP
6 16 (36.36%) SSL
6 16 (36.36%) JBoss
6 16 (36.36%) Oracle
7 15 (34.09%) Java
7 15 (34.09%) Java EE
8 14 (31.82%) HTML
8 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
8 14 (31.82%) Windows
9 13 (29.55%) SOA
9 13 (29.55%) XML
9 13 (29.55%) DB2
9 13 (29.55%) WebSphere Application Server
9 13 (29.55%) RDBMS
9 13 (29.55%) Telecoms
9 13 (29.55%) WebSphere
9 13 (29.55%) Time Management
9 13 (29.55%) High Availability
9 13 (29.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 13 (29.55%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (29.55%) Relational Database

Retail 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 16 (36.36%) JBoss
2 13 (29.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (29.55%) WebSphere
2 13 (29.55%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (20.45%) WebLogic
4 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
5 5 (11.36%) Apache
6 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (6.82%) IBM Notes
6 3 (6.82%) MindAlign
6 3 (6.82%) Skype for Business
7 2 (4.55%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (38.64%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.91%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (36.36%) SSL
1 16 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.64%) SMTP
3 4 (9.09%) Internet
4 3 (6.82%) IMAP
4 3 (6.82%) LDAP
4 3 (6.82%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (6.82%) S/MIME
4 3 (6.82%) Skype
5 1 (2.27%) DMZ
5 1 (2.27%) Firewall
5 1 (2.27%) Intranet
5 1 (2.27%) Network Security
5 1 (2.27%) VLAN
5 1 (2.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 13 (29.55%) DB2
2 13 (29.55%) RDBMS
2 13 (29.55%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.27%) MS Access
General
1 44 (100.00%) Banking
1 44 (100.00%) Retail
2 37 (84.09%) Finance
3 18 (40.91%) Investment Banking
4 13 (29.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Consultant
2 15 (34.09%) Analyst
3 14 (31.82%) Business Analyst
4 13 (29.55%) Technical Consultant
5 12 (27.27%) Java Consultant
6 10 (22.73%) Software Consultant
7 9 (20.45%) SOA Consultant
7 9 (20.45%) SOA Technical Consultant
8 7 (15.91%) WebSphere Consultant
9 5 (11.36%) Unix Consultant
10 4 (9.09%) Business Consultant
10 4 (9.09%) Credit Analyst
10 4 (9.09%) Data Business Analyst
10 4 (9.09%) Implementation Consultant
10 4 (9.09%) Software Implementation Consultant
10 4 (9.09%) Technical Implementation Consultant
11 3 (6.82%) Data Analyst
11 3 (6.82%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
11 3 (6.82%) Service Desk Specialist
11 3 (6.82%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) Java EE
2 14 (31.82%) HTML
3 13 (29.55%) XML
4 3 (6.82%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (2.27%) .NET
5 1 (2.27%) Ajax
5 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.27%) Backbone.js
5 1 (2.27%) CSS
5 1 (2.27%) Drools
5 1 (2.27%) HTML5
5 1 (2.27%) jQuery
5 1 (2.27%) JRules
5 1 (2.27%) React
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (22.73%) Virtual Team
3 9 (20.45%) Management Information System
4 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (13.64%) Mobile Banking
6 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
7 3 (6.82%) Blackberry
7 3 (6.82%) Credit Risk
7 3 (6.82%) Derivative
7 3 (6.82%) PKI
8 2 (4.55%) Economics
8 2 (4.55%) Visualisation
9 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) Unix
2 18 (40.91%) Linux
3 14 (31.82%) Windows
4 3 (6.82%) CentOS
4 3 (6.82%) Solaris
4 3 (6.82%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Wealth Management
2 13 (29.55%) High Availability
2 13 (29.55%) SOA
2 13 (29.55%) Time Management
3 8 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 8 (18.18%) Workflow
4 7 (15.91%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (15.91%) Matrix Organization
4 7 (15.91%) Project Management
5 6 (13.64%) Change Management
5 6 (13.64%) Coaching
5 6 (13.64%) ITIL
6 5 (11.36%) Business Analysis
6 5 (11.36%) Incident Management
6 5 (11.36%) Quality Management
6 5 (11.36%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (9.09%) Software Testing
8 3 (6.82%) People Management
8 3 (6.82%) Process Improvement
8 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) SQL
2 15 (34.09%) Java
3 5 (11.36%) Perl
4 4 (9.09%) Python
5 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.27%) C
6 1 (2.27%) C#
6 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) CCSA
2 1 (2.27%) CCSE
2 1 (2.27%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Oracle
2 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.82%) FIS
3 3 (6.82%) HP
3 3 (6.82%) Lotus
3 3 (6.82%) Misys
3 3 (6.82%) Proofpoint
3 3 (6.82%) SunGard
4 2 (4.55%) Informatica
4 2 (4.55%) Sybase
5 1 (2.27%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco
5 1 (2.27%) ILOG
5 1 (2.27%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.27%) Juniper
5 1 (2.27%) Pega