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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 4 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 426 398 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 21.62% 16.92% 20.50%
As % of the General category 49.02% 45.38% 58.19%
Number of salaries quoted 339 258 328
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 £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,200 £68,250 £68,250
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% -  

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 869 877 708
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 44.11% 37.29% 35.22%
Number of salaries quoted 682 620 542
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £64,200
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 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 148 (18.43%) SQL
2 145 (18.06%) ITIL
3 136 (16.94%) Agile Software Development
4 131 (16.31%) Microsoft
5 112 (13.95%) Project Management
6 106 (13.20%) Retail
7 102 (12.70%) Data Centre
8 100 (12.45%) JavaScript
8 100 (12.45%) HTML
9 99 (12.33%) Java
10 96 (11.96%) C#
11 92 (11.46%) .NET
12 89 (11.08%) Business Intelligence
13 86 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
13 86 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
14 82 (10.21%) Oracle
15 77 (9.59%) SQL Server
15 77 (9.59%) CRM
16 73 (9.09%) CSS
17 67 (8.34%) ERP
17 67 (8.34%) Degree
18 66 (8.22%) Service Delivery
19 64 (7.97%) Line Management
19 64 (7.97%) BDD
20 62 (7.72%) PMO
21 59 (7.35%) PRINCE2
22 56 (6.97%) Microsoft Office
23 50 (6.23%) Business Analysis
23 50 (6.23%) Jenkins
24 49 (6.10%) Computer Science

Finance
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 21 (2.62%) SAS
2 17 (2.12%) Apache
3 16 (1.99%) Apache Spark
4 12 (1.49%) Oracle UPK
5 8 (1.00%) SharePoint
6 6 (0.75%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.62%) CMS
7 5 (0.62%) JBoss
8 4 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.50%) Drupal
9 3 (0.37%) Mule
9 3 (0.37%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.37%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.37%) WordPress
10 2 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.25%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (0.25%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.25%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.12%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 56 (6.97%) Microsoft Office
2 46 (5.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (1.37%) Microsoft Project
4 10 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.50%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 23 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.87%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 14 (1.74%) Sentinel
4 12 (1.49%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 12 (1.49%) Oracle Assets
4 12 (1.49%) Oracle Payables
4 12 (1.49%) Oracle Receivables
5 11 (1.37%) SAP BPC
6 10 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
6 10 (1.25%) NetSuite
7 9 (1.12%) Sage 200
8 8 (1.00%) assyst
8 8 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
8 8 (1.00%) Sage X3
8 8 (1.00%) SAP CO
8 8 (1.00%) SAP FI
8 8 (1.00%) SAP FI/CO
9 5 (0.62%) Cognos TM1
10 4 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
11 3 (0.37%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 38 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (3.24%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.62%) IaaS
3 13 (1.62%) PaaS
4 10 (1.25%) Firebase
4 10 (1.25%) Office 365
5 9 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (0.75%) Force.com
7 4 (0.50%) SaaS
8 2 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.25%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.25%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.12%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.12%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.12%) Firewall
1 17 (2.12%) WAN
2 13 (1.62%) LAN
2 13 (1.62%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.25%) SAN
4 9 (1.12%) BGP
5 8 (1.00%) Network Security
5 8 (1.00%) Wireless
6 7 (0.87%) OSPF
7 5 (0.62%) Internet
8 4 (0.50%) VLAN
8 4 (0.50%) WLAN
9 3 (0.37%) Cisco Wireless
9 3 (0.37%) HTTP
9 3 (0.37%) Intranet
9 3 (0.37%) MPLS
9 3 (0.37%) NAS
9 3 (0.37%) VPN
10 2 (0.25%) EIGRP
10 2 (0.25%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (9.59%) SQL Server
2 36 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
3 34 (4.23%) Big Data
4 24 (2.99%) MongoDB
5 22 (2.74%) DB2
6 20 (2.49%) MySQL
7 19 (2.37%) Hadoop
8 16 (1.99%) Data Mart
8 16 (1.99%) Oracle BI EE
8 16 (1.99%) Oracle Database
9 15 (1.87%) BusinessObjects
9 15 (1.87%) SQL Server 2014
10 14 (1.74%) Relational Database
10 14 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (1.62%) NoSQL
12 11 (1.37%) SAP BW
12 11 (1.37%) SAP HANA
12 11 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (1.37%) SQL Server 2016
12 11 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 50 (6.23%) Jenkins
2 43 (5.35%) SpecFlow
3 40 (4.98%) Selenium
4 21 (2.62%) JUnit
4 21 (2.62%) NUnit
5 16 (1.99%) JIRA
6 14 (1.74%) Visual Studio
7 13 (1.62%) TestNG
7 13 (1.62%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 10 (1.25%) eggPlant
8 10 (1.25%) Jasmine
8 10 (1.25%) JBehave
8 10 (1.25%) JMeter
8 10 (1.25%) Karma Test Runner
8 10 (1.25%) PhantomJS
8 10 (1.25%) Ranorex
8 10 (1.25%) SoapUI
8 10 (1.25%) WATIR
8 10 (1.25%) webpack
9 8 (1.00%) HP UFT
General
1 106 (13.20%) Retail
2 48 (5.98%) Banking
3 30 (3.74%) Marketing
4 20 (2.49%) Manufacturing
5 15 (1.87%) Local Government
6 14 (1.74%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.62%) General Ledger
7 13 (1.62%) Legal
8 10 (1.25%) Publishing
9 9 (1.12%) Games
10 8 (1.00%) Back Office
11 5 (0.62%) Billing
11 5 (0.62%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.50%) Front Office
12 4 (0.50%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.37%) Advertising
13 3 (0.37%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.37%) Law
14 1 (0.12%) Automotive
14 1 (0.12%) French Language
Job Titles
1 194 (24.16%) Developer
2 145 (18.06%) Analyst
3 73 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 60 (7.47%) Architect
5 57 (7.10%) Project Manager
6 53 (6.60%) Business Analyst
7 50 (6.23%) Java Developer
8 43 (5.35%) Consultant
9 39 (4.86%) Software Developer
10 35 (4.36%) IT Manager
11 28 (3.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 28 (3.49%) Security Manager
11 28 (3.49%) Senior Software Developer
12 27 (3.36%) Technical Analyst
13 26 (3.24%) Compliance Manager
13 26 (3.24%) Graduate
13 26 (3.24%) Solutions Architect
14 25 (3.11%) C# Developer
14 25 (3.11%) Graduate Analyst
15 24 (2.99%) Graduate Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (12.45%) HTML
2 92 (11.46%) .NET
3 73 (9.09%) CSS
4 46 (5.73%) AngularJS
5 39 (4.86%) jQuery
6 38 (4.73%) REST
7 35 (4.36%) Spring
8 32 (3.99%) ASP.NET
9 29 (3.61%) Gherkin
10 28 (3.49%) HTML5
11 27 (3.36%) .NET Framework
12 24 (2.99%) KnockoutJS
13 23 (2.86%) Entity Framework
14 21 (2.62%) Ajax
14 21 (2.62%) XML
15 18 (2.24%) Hibernate
16 16 (1.99%) Web Services
17 13 (1.62%) Angular 2
17 13 (1.62%) JPA
17 13 (1.62%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 102 (12.70%) Data Centre
2 86 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (6.10%) Computer Science
4 44 (5.48%) Fintech
5 38 (4.73%) Management Information System
6 20 (2.49%) User Experience
7 11 (1.37%) CMDB
7 11 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
8 9 (1.12%) Algorithms
9 7 (0.87%) Driving Licence
10 5 (0.62%) Credit Risk
10 5 (0.62%) Hedge funds
10 5 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (0.50%) Derivative
11 4 (0.50%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.50%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.37%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (0.37%) Equity Derivative
12 3 (0.37%) iPad
13 2 (0.25%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 42 (5.23%) Windows
2 38 (4.73%) Linux
3 33 (4.11%) Unix
4 21 (2.62%) Windows Server
5 15 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.87%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.75%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.62%) Solaris
10 4 (0.50%) AIX
10 4 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.25%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.12%) Android
12 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (18.06%) ITIL
2 136 (16.94%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (13.95%) Project Management
4 89 (11.08%) Business Intelligence
5 86 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 77 (9.59%) CRM
7 67 (8.34%) ERP
8 66 (8.22%) Service Delivery
9 64 (7.97%) BDD
9 64 (7.97%) Line Management
10 59 (7.35%) PRINCE2
11 50 (6.23%) Business Analysis
12 49 (6.10%) Service Management
13 47 (5.85%) Test Automation
14 46 (5.73%) Continuous Improvement
15 41 (5.11%) MVC
16 40 (4.98%) Waterfall
17 38 (4.73%) Change Management
17 38 (4.73%) Presales
18 37 (4.61%) OO
Programming Languages
1 148 (18.43%) SQL
2 100 (12.45%) JavaScript
3 99 (12.33%) Java
4 96 (11.96%) C#
5 29 (3.61%) TypeScript
6 20 (2.49%) VB.NET
7 19 (2.37%) PL/SQL
8 16 (1.99%) Scala
9 13 (1.62%) Perl
9 13 (1.62%) VBScript
10 10 (1.25%) PowerShell
10 10 (1.25%) XPath
11 8 (1.00%) Python
11 8 (1.00%) T-SQL
12 6 (0.75%) C++
12 6 (0.75%) VB
13 5 (0.62%) Korn
13 5 (0.62%) PHP
14 4 (0.50%) Ruby
14 4 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 67 (8.34%) Degree
2 44 (5.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 42 (5.23%) CISSP
4 41 (5.11%) ISEB
5 32 (3.99%) ITIL Certification
6 27 (3.36%) CISA
7 24 (2.99%) CISM
8 16 (1.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 15 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (1.87%) ISTQB
10 13 (1.62%) CCNA
11 12 (1.49%) PMP
12 11 (1.37%) CCNP
13 10 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (1.25%) PMI Certification
13 10 (1.25%) Security Cleared
14 9 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 8 (1.00%) SC Cleared
16 7 (0.87%) CIMA
16 7 (0.87%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (7.72%) PMO
2 39 (4.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (4.11%) QA
4 22 (2.74%) SLA
5 20 (2.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 17 (2.12%) PCI DSS
7 10 (1.25%) Data Quality
8 9 (1.12%) Cyber Essentials
9 8 (1.00%) COBIT
10 5 (0.62%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 4 (0.50%) NIST 800
12 3 (0.37%) MiFID
13 2 (0.25%) FINRA
13 2 (0.25%) P3O
13 2 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 1 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
14 1 (0.12%) EMIR
14 1 (0.12%) ISAE 3402
14 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 19770
System Software
1 22 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (1.62%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.37%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.25%) vSphere
6 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.12%) Docker
6 1 (0.12%) HDFS
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 18 (2.24%) SCCM
2 15 (1.87%) SCOM
3 12 (1.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 9 (1.12%) SCVMM
5 8 (1.00%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.37%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.25%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.25%) Nessus
7 2 (0.25%) Nexpose
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (0.25%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.25%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.12%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.12%) Control-M
8 1 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.12%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 131 (16.31%) Microsoft
2 82 (10.21%) Oracle
3 33 (4.11%) SAP
4 29 (3.61%) Cisco
5 27 (3.36%) IBM
5 27 (3.36%) VMware
6 22 (2.74%) Cognos
7 20 (2.49%) HP
8 19 (2.37%) JD Edwards
9 18 (2.24%) Sage
10 17 (2.12%) CheckPoint
11 16 (1.99%) Juniper
12 14 (1.74%) Sybase
13 13 (1.62%) Sun
14 12 (1.49%) EMC
14 12 (1.49%) NetApp
15 11 (1.37%) Citrix
16 10 (1.25%) ServiceNow
17 9 (1.12%) CA Agile Central
17 9 (1.12%) Infor
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Networkers
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £44000 - £54000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: bonus, pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £110,000 base salary + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + car, bonus, pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holi
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jewellery Quarter Bullion
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus (up to 30%)
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £95,000 + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Phoenix
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, Staffordshire
Aspire People
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 6 days ago