Period
to 22 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 88 76
Rank change year-on-year +14 -12 -21
Permanent jobs citing Banking 123 108 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.26% 2.85% 2.82%
As % of the General category 8.44% 6.90% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 114 94 90
Birmingham median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +15.79% -13.64%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,875 £31,100
90th Percentile £66,250 £72,500 £72,750
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £44,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +12.99% -11.50% -3.85%

Banking is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,457 1,565 1,711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 38.62% 41.33% 39.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,069 1,238 1,337
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,349
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,625 £66,350
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,591 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.70% -4.49% -

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Birmingham

Banking
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Banking in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Banking in Birmingham

Banking
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Banking in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Banking.

1 98 (79.67%) Finance
2 52 (42.28%) SQL
3 38 (30.89%) Windows
4 36 (29.27%) Linux
5 35 (28.46%) Unix
6 34 (27.64%) Process Management
7 33 (26.83%) Fintech
8 23 (18.70%) Business Analysis
8 23 (18.70%) Analytics
9 22 (17.89%) International Banking
9 22 (17.89%) SOA
10 21 (17.07%) XML
10 21 (17.07%) Java
10 21 (17.07%) Retail Banking
11 19 (15.45%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (15.45%) Telecoms
12 18 (14.63%) Financial Institution
12 18 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (13.82%) Jenkins
13 17 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
14 16 (13.01%) Workflow
15 15 (12.20%) SQL Server
15 15 (12.20%) Retail
15 15 (12.20%) Degree
16 14 (11.38%) Microsoft
16 14 (11.38%) Microsoft Excel
17 13 (10.57%) RAD
17 13 (10.57%) Git (software)
17 13 (10.57%) User Experience
17 13 (10.57%) Anti-Money Laundering

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 6 (4.88%) JBoss
1 6 (4.88%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.07%) Apache
3 4 (3.25%) SAS
4 3 (2.44%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.44%) CMS
4 3 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.44%) IIS
4 3 (2.44%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (11.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Misys Equation
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.07%) Internet
2 3 (2.44%) DHCP
2 3 (2.44%) DNS
2 3 (2.44%) FTP
2 3 (2.44%) HTTP
2 3 (2.44%) IPsec
2 3 (2.44%) SMS
2 3 (2.44%) SSL
2 3 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.63%) AMQP
4 1 (0.81%) Extranet
4 1 (0.81%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.25%) Qlik Sense
5 3 (2.44%) MySQL
5 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.63%) KDB
6 2 (1.63%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.63%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.81%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (13.82%) Jenkins
2 13 (10.57%) Git (software)
3 12 (9.76%) Maven
4 8 (6.50%) Selenium
5 6 (4.88%) Bitbucket
5 6 (4.88%) SoapUI
6 5 (4.07%) Subversion
6 5 (4.07%) WATIR
7 4 (3.25%) Cucumber
7 4 (3.25%) JBehave
7 4 (3.25%) JMeter
7 4 (3.25%) TeamCity
7 4 (3.25%) WebDriver
8 3 (2.44%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.44%) IntelliJ
9 2 (1.63%) HP UFT
9 2 (1.63%) JUnit
9 2 (1.63%) TestNG
10 1 (0.81%) JIRA
10 1 (0.81%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 98 (79.67%) Finance
2 22 (17.89%) International Banking
3 21 (17.07%) Retail Banking
4 19 (15.45%) Telecoms
5 18 (14.63%) Financial Institution
6 15 (12.20%) Retail
7 9 (7.32%) Marketing
8 7 (5.69%) Investment Banking
9 5 (4.07%) Front Office
10 4 (3.25%) Legal
11 3 (2.44%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (2.44%) Law
11 3 (2.44%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.81%) French Language
12 1 (0.81%) Games
Job Titles
1 55 (44.72%) Analyst
2 37 (30.08%) Consultant
3 31 (25.20%) Business Analyst
4 27 (21.95%) Banking Analyst
5 25 (20.33%) Business Consultant
6 24 (19.51%) Developer
7 19 (15.45%) BPM Consultant
8 14 (11.38%) Process Analyst
9 13 (10.57%) Banking Business Analyst
10 10 (8.13%) Functional Consultant
10 10 (8.13%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
11 9 (7.32%) Project Manager
11 9 (7.32%) Software Developer
12 7 (5.69%) Business Development Executive
12 7 (5.69%) Data Analyst
12 7 (5.69%) Support Analyst
13 6 (4.88%) Applications Support
13 6 (4.88%) Delivery Project Manager
13 6 (4.88%) Implementation Consultant
14 5 (4.07%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (17.07%) XML
2 11 (8.94%) JMS
3 10 (8.13%) Kafka
4 8 (6.50%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (6.50%) Web Services
5 7 (5.69%) RESTful
6 6 (4.88%) FIX Protocol
7 5 (4.07%) .NET
7 5 (4.07%) CSS
7 5 (4.07%) Hibernate
8 4 (3.25%) Gherkin
8 4 (3.25%) HTML
8 4 (3.25%) Spring
9 3 (2.44%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.44%) Elastic Stack
9 3 (2.44%) Entity Framework
9 3 (2.44%) jQuery
9 3 (2.44%) JSON
9 3 (2.44%) LINQ
9 3 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 33 (26.83%) Fintech
2 17 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (10.57%) User Experience
4 12 (9.76%) Computer Science
5 8 (6.50%) Management Information System
6 6 (4.88%) NHS
7 5 (4.07%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (3.25%) Public Cloud
8 4 (3.25%) Reference Data
9 3 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (2.44%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.63%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.63%) Cybercrime
10 2 (1.63%) Derivative
10 2 (1.63%) Equities
10 2 (1.63%) Fixed Income
10 2 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.63%) iSeries
10 2 (1.63%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.81%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 38 (30.89%) Windows
2 36 (29.27%) Linux
3 35 (28.46%) Unix
4 3 (2.44%) VMS
4 3 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (27.64%) Process Management
2 23 (18.70%) Analytics
2 23 (18.70%) Business Analysis
3 22 (17.89%) SOA
4 19 (15.45%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (13.01%) Workflow
7 13 (10.57%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 13 (10.57%) Business Analytics
7 13 (10.57%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (10.57%) RAD
8 12 (9.76%) Data Management
8 12 (9.76%) IT Strategy
9 11 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (8.94%) Test Automation
10 10 (8.13%) ETL
10 10 (8.13%) Software Testing
11 9 (7.32%) BPMN
11 9 (7.32%) Business Development
11 9 (7.32%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (42.28%) SQL
2 21 (17.07%) Java
3 11 (8.94%) C
4 9 (7.32%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.69%) Python
6 5 (4.07%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.25%) C#
7 4 (3.25%) Java 8
7 4 (3.25%) Perl
7 4 (3.25%) VBA
8 3 (2.44%) C++
8 3 (2.44%) Go
8 3 (2.44%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.44%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.44%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.44%) VB
9 2 (1.63%) COBOL
9 2 (1.63%) R
9 2 (1.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (12.20%) Degree
2 7 (5.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.63%) CISA
3 2 (1.63%) CISM
3 2 (1.63%) CISSP
3 2 (1.63%) ISEB
3 2 (1.63%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.63%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (1.63%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.13%) QA
2 7 (5.69%) Data Quality
3 5 (4.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.44%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.63%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 5 (4.07%) Docker
2 3 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.07%) Ambari
1 5 (4.07%) logstash
1 5 (4.07%) Nagios
2 3 (2.44%) Cacti
2 3 (2.44%) Docker Swarm
2 3 (2.44%) Kibana
2 3 (2.44%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.44%) Puppet
3 2 (1.63%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (1.63%) Netcool
Vendors
1 14 (11.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.13%) Oracle
3 4 (3.25%) VMware
4 3 (2.44%) Informatica
4 3 (2.44%) LexisNexis
4 3 (2.44%) Splunk
4 3 (2.44%) Sybase
5 2 (1.63%) Misys
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco
6 1 (0.81%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.81%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.81%) GoldenSource
6 1 (0.81%) HP