The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 2 2 8
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 375 453 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 20.86% 19.62% 16.46%
As % of the General category 51.87% 51.54% 46.92%
Number of salaries quoted 260 325 241
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 723 879 601
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 40.21% 38.07% 35.08%
Number of salaries quoted 564 670 477
Median salary £40,000 £44,160 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.42% -1.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Finance as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Birmingham

Finance
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Finance in Birmingham

Finance
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Birmingham over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Birmingham

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing Finance 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Finance.

1 160 (19.05%) Retail
2 155 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
3 147 (17.50%) ITIL
4 141 (16.79%) SQL
5 136 (16.19%) Microsoft
6 126 (15.00%) Project Management
7 118 (14.05%) Java
8 113 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
9 112 (13.33%) MS Excel
10 108 (12.86%) Data Centre
11 98 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
11 98 (11.67%) Banking
12 95 (11.31%) Stakeholder Management
13 94 (11.19%) CRM
13 94 (11.19%) Oracle
14 89 (10.60%) HTML
15 86 (10.24%) MS Office
16 81 (9.64%) ERP
17 79 (9.40%) SQL Server
18 75 (8.93%) JavaScript
19 74 (8.81%) PRINCE2
20 72 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
20 72 (8.57%) PMO
21 71 (8.45%) Service Delivery
22 70 (8.33%) Degree
23 68 (8.10%) Big Data
24 65 (7.74%) Windows
24 65 (7.74%) SAP
25 64 (7.62%) Service Management
26 61 (7.26%) Fintech

Finance
Top Related 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 42 (5.00%) Apache
1 42 (5.00%) Apache Spark
2 18 (2.14%) Oracle UPK
3 17 (2.02%) SharePoint
4 16 (1.90%) SAS
5 15 (1.79%) JBoss
6 13 (1.55%) WebSphere
7 8 (0.95%) WebLogic
8 6 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.36%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.24%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.24%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.24%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.12%) CMS
12 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 112 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 86 (10.24%) MS Office
3 22 (2.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.31%) MS Project
5 7 (0.83%) SPSS
6 4 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.36%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.24%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.24%) InVision
8 2 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (2.50%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 19 (2.26%) Oracle Assets
2 19 (2.26%) Oracle Payables
2 19 (2.26%) Oracle Receivables
3 17 (2.02%) SAP BPC
4 13 (1.55%) assyst
5 12 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
5 12 (1.43%) Sage X3
6 11 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
7 10 (1.19%) Sage 200
8 9 (1.07%) NetSuite
8 9 (1.07%) Sentinel
9 8 (0.95%) SAP CO
9 8 (0.95%) SAP FI
9 8 (0.95%) SAP FI/CO
10 7 (0.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 7 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
11 5 (0.60%) Cognos TM1
12 3 (0.36%) SAP Business One
12 3 (0.36%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 51 (6.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (2.74%) IaaS
4 19 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
5 18 (2.14%) PaaS
6 13 (1.55%) SaaS
7 10 (1.19%) Office 365
8 5 (0.60%) GitHub
9 4 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.12%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.98%) Firewall
2 16 (1.90%) TCP/IP
3 12 (1.43%) WAN
4 11 (1.31%) Network Security
5 8 (0.95%) DNS
6 7 (0.83%) LAN
6 7 (0.83%) VPN
7 6 (0.71%) BGP
7 6 (0.71%) OSPF
7 6 (0.71%) SSL
7 6 (0.71%) VoIP
8 5 (0.60%) HTTP
8 5 (0.60%) MPLS
8 5 (0.60%) Multicast
8 5 (0.60%) SAN
9 4 (0.48%) DHCP
9 4 (0.48%) SMS
9 4 (0.48%) VLAN
10 3 (0.36%) Internet
10 3 (0.36%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (9.40%) SQL Server
2 68 (8.10%) Big Data
3 45 (5.36%) Hadoop
4 32 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (3.10%) MySQL
6 24 (2.86%) DB2
7 18 (2.14%) BusinessObjects
8 17 (2.02%) SAP BW
8 17 (2.02%) SAP HANA
9 13 (1.55%) Oracle BI EE
9 13 (1.55%) Relational Database
10 12 (1.43%) Data Mart
11 9 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
13 7 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
14 5 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
14 5 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (0.60%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 36 (4.29%) Selenium
2 16 (1.90%) JIRA
3 13 (1.55%) JUnit
4 12 (1.43%) TestNG
5 6 (0.71%) JMeter
5 6 (0.71%) SoapUI
5 6 (0.71%) Subversion
5 6 (0.71%) Visual Studio Team System
5 6 (0.71%) WebDriver
6 5 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.48%) eggPlant
7 4 (0.48%) HP UFT
7 4 (0.48%) JBehave
7 4 (0.48%) Ranorex
7 4 (0.48%) SpecFlow
7 4 (0.48%) WATIR
8 3 (0.36%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 2 (0.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 2 (0.24%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.24%) MSTest
General
1 160 (19.05%) Retail
2 98 (11.67%) Banking
3 51 (6.07%) Manufacturing
4 48 (5.71%) Publishing
5 36 (4.29%) Marketing
6 29 (3.45%) Telecoms
7 22 (2.62%) General Ledger
8 16 (1.90%) Legal
9 14 (1.67%) Local Government
10 11 (1.31%) Retail Banking
11 10 (1.19%) Advertising
11 10 (1.19%) Automotive
12 8 (0.95%) Billing
12 8 (0.95%) International Banking
13 6 (0.71%) Games
14 4 (0.48%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.36%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.36%) Mandarin Language
16 2 (0.24%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.24%) Law
Job Titles
1 140 (16.67%) Analyst
2 136 (16.19%) Developer
3 84 (10.00%) Consultant
4 81 (9.64%) Architect
5 53 (6.31%) Project Manager
6 48 (5.71%) Business Analyst
7 43 (5.12%) Solutions Architect
8 31 (3.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 31 (3.69%) Business Manager
9 30 (3.57%) Java Developer
10 27 (3.21%) Web Developer
11 25 (2.98%) Senior Manager
12 24 (2.86%) Technical Analyst
13 23 (2.74%) Graduate
13 23 (2.74%) Graduate Analyst
13 23 (2.74%) Graduate Technical Analyst
13 23 (2.74%) Software Consultant
14 22 (2.62%) .NET Developer
14 22 (2.62%) Business Intelligence Manager
15 19 (2.26%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (10.60%) HTML
2 57 (6.79%) AngularJS
3 56 (6.67%) .NET
4 46 (5.48%) CSS
5 42 (5.00%) J2EE
6 39 (4.64%) HTML5
7 24 (2.86%) ASP.NET
8 20 (2.38%) jQuery
9 17 (2.02%) Java EE
10 14 (1.67%) .NET Framework
11 11 (1.31%) KnockoutJS
11 11 (1.31%) Spring
12 10 (1.19%) XML
13 9 (1.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (0.95%) Web Services
15 7 (0.83%) D3.js
15 7 (0.83%) Entity Framework
15 7 (0.83%) Hibernate
16 5 (0.60%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 113 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
2 108 (12.86%) Data Centre
3 61 (7.26%) Fintech
4 54 (6.43%) Computer Science
5 22 (2.62%) User Experience
6 21 (2.50%) CMDB
7 19 (2.26%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (1.31%) Data Protection Act
9 11 (1.31%) Driving Licence
9 11 (1.31%) iPad
10 7 (0.83%) Hedge funds
10 7 (0.83%) Virtual Team
11 6 (0.71%) Algorithms
11 6 (0.71%) Fixed Income
11 6 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (0.60%) Credit Risk
12 5 (0.60%) e-Learning
12 5 (0.60%) EPoS
13 4 (0.48%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 65 (7.74%) Windows
2 53 (6.31%) Linux
3 47 (5.60%) Unix
4 19 (2.26%) Windows Server
5 14 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.83%) AIX
7 7 (0.83%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.71%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.60%) Solaris
10 3 (0.36%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.24%) SUSE
12 1 (0.12%) HPUX
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (17.50%) ITIL
3 126 (15.00%) Project Management
4 98 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
5 95 (11.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 94 (11.19%) CRM
7 81 (9.64%) ERP
8 74 (8.81%) PRINCE2
9 72 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 71 (8.45%) Service Delivery
11 64 (7.62%) Service Management
12 57 (6.79%) Line Management
13 51 (6.07%) Presales
14 45 (5.36%) Waterfall
15 43 (5.12%) Business Analysis
16 40 (4.76%) Business Development
16 40 (4.76%) Change Management
17 39 (4.64%) Software Engineering
18 37 (4.40%) Web Development
19 35 (4.17%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 141 (16.79%) SQL
2 118 (14.05%) Java
3 75 (8.93%) JavaScript
4 46 (5.48%) C#
5 30 (3.57%) Python
6 15 (1.79%) VB.NET
7 12 (1.43%) C++
7 12 (1.43%) Scala
8 11 (1.31%) Perl
8 11 (1.31%) PL/SQL
9 9 (1.07%) PowerShell
9 9 (1.07%) VBScript
10 8 (0.95%) VB
10 8 (0.95%) VBA
11 7 (0.83%) ABAP
12 5 (0.60%) C
12 5 (0.60%) Ruby
13 4 (0.48%) PHP
13 4 (0.48%) SAPscript
14 3 (0.36%) R
Qualifications
1 70 (8.33%) Degree
2 35 (4.17%) ISEB
3 28 (3.33%) CISSP
4 27 (3.21%) PMI Certification
5 25 (2.98%) PMP
6 24 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
7 20 (2.38%) Security Cleared
8 16 (1.90%) CISM
9 15 (1.79%) CISA
10 14 (1.67%) APMP
10 14 (1.67%) SC Cleared
11 13 (1.55%) ISTQB
12 12 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (1.07%) CCNA
14 9 (1.07%) CISMP
15 8 (0.95%) MCSE
15 8 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 7 (0.83%) CIMA
16 7 (0.83%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (8.57%) PMO
2 47 (5.60%) QA
3 31 (3.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (3.33%) SLA
5 13 (1.55%) PCI DSS
6 10 (1.19%) Data Quality
7 9 (1.07%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.48%) SDET
9 2 (0.24%) COBIT
9 2 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.24%) ISO27002
9 2 (0.24%) P3O
10 1 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.12%) EMIR
10 1 (0.12%) GPG13
10 1 (0.12%) MiFID
System Software
1 31 (3.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (2.26%) Virtual Machines
3 18 (2.14%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.24%) HDFS
5 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.12%) vSphere
5 1 (0.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 26 (3.10%) SCCM
2 20 (2.38%) SCOM
3 19 (2.26%) SCVMM
4 13 (1.55%) Tivoli
5 8 (0.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (0.36%) Nessus
6 3 (0.36%) Nexpose
6 3 (0.36%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.24%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.12%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.12%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.12%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.12%) vRealize
8 1 (0.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 136 (16.19%) Microsoft
2 94 (11.19%) Oracle
3 65 (7.74%) SAP
4 38 (4.52%) VMware
5 34 (4.05%) Cisco
6 30 (3.57%) HP
7 26 (3.10%) IBM
8 25 (2.98%) JD Edwards
9 23 (2.74%) CheckPoint
9 23 (2.74%) Sage
10 21 (2.50%) Citrix
11 20 (2.38%) EMC
11 20 (2.38%) Juniper
12 18 (2.14%) BMC
12 18 (2.14%) NetApp
13 14 (1.67%) Cognos
14 10 (1.19%) ServiceNow
15 9 (1.07%) Pegasus
15 9 (1.07%) Sun
15 9 (1.07%) Sybase
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Flexible Working
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Square One Resources
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham
Churchill Frank
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 80000 + BONUS
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £30K + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Consumer Council for Water
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Washington Frank
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 (plus competitive package)
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £30K + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Venturi
Salary: £30000. - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £42500 Basic + £4800 Car + Superb Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Car, pension, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary + company benefits + training + bonus + expenses
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday