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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 8
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 381 471 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 20.66% 19.86% 16.44%
As % of the General category 50.94% 51.82% 47.36%
Number of salaries quoted 267 335 245
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 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £74,000
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 748 909 606
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 40.56% 38.32% 34.71%
Number of salaries quoted 590 686 479
Median salary £40,000 £43,400 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.83% -5.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £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 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Birmingham

Finance
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 159 (18.88%) Retail
2 152 (18.05%) ITIL
3 150 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
4 141 (16.75%) SQL
5 134 (15.91%) Microsoft
6 129 (15.32%) Project Management
7 115 (13.66%) Java
8 113 (13.42%) Analytical Skills
9 109 (12.95%) Data Centre
10 108 (12.83%) MS Excel
11 98 (11.64%) Stakeholder Management
12 97 (11.52%) Business Intelligence
13 94 (11.16%) Banking
14 93 (11.05%) CRM
15 92 (10.93%) Oracle
16 86 (10.21%) MS Office
17 85 (10.10%) HTML
18 84 (9.98%) ERP
19 79 (9.38%) SQL Server
20 74 (8.79%) PRINCE2
20 74 (8.79%) PMO
21 72 (8.55%) JavaScript
22 70 (8.31%) Service Delivery
22 70 (8.31%) Continuous Improvement
23 69 (8.19%) Degree
24 66 (7.84%) Big Data
25 65 (7.72%) Windows
26 64 (7.60%) Service Management
27 63 (7.48%) SAP
28 58 (6.89%) Line Management

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 38 (4.51%) Apache
1 38 (4.51%) Apache Spark
2 18 (2.14%) Oracle UPK
2 18 (2.14%) SAS
3 17 (2.02%) SharePoint
4 14 (1.66%) JBoss
5 13 (1.54%) WebSphere
6 8 (0.95%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.24%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.24%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.24%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.24%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.24%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.12%) Mule
10 1 (0.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 108 (12.83%) MS Excel
2 86 (10.21%) MS Office
3 22 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.43%) MS Project
5 7 (0.83%) SPSS
6 5 (0.59%) 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 (2.49%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 19 (2.26%) Oracle Assets
2 19 (2.26%) Oracle Payables
2 19 (2.26%) Oracle Receivables
3 16 (1.90%) SAP BPC
4 14 (1.66%) assyst
5 12 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 12 (1.43%) Sage X3
6 11 (1.31%) Dynamics NAV
7 10 (1.19%) Sage 200
8 9 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
8 9 (1.07%) NetSuite
8 9 (1.07%) SAP CO
8 9 (1.07%) SAP FI
8 9 (1.07%) SAP FI/CO
8 9 (1.07%) Sentinel
9 8 (0.95%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 5 (0.59%) Cognos TM1
11 4 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
12 3 (0.36%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 49 (5.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (4.75%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (2.49%) IaaS
4 17 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (1.90%) PaaS
6 12 (1.43%) SaaS
7 9 (1.07%) Office 365
8 4 (0.48%) GitHub
8 4 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.12%) Force.com
10 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.12%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.73%) Firewall
2 15 (1.78%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.31%) Network Security
3 11 (1.31%) WAN
4 8 (0.95%) DNS
5 7 (0.83%) LAN
5 7 (0.83%) VPN
6 6 (0.71%) BGP
6 6 (0.71%) HTTP
6 6 (0.71%) OSPF
7 5 (0.59%) MPLS
7 5 (0.59%) Multicast
7 5 (0.59%) SAN
7 5 (0.59%) SSL
7 5 (0.59%) VoIP
8 4 (0.48%) DHCP
8 4 (0.48%) SMS
8 4 (0.48%) VLAN
9 3 (0.36%) Internet
9 3 (0.36%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 66 (7.84%) Big Data
3 41 (4.87%) Hadoop
4 34 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (2.85%) MySQL
6 22 (2.61%) DB2
7 17 (2.02%) BusinessObjects
8 16 (1.90%) SAP BW
8 16 (1.90%) SAP HANA
9 13 (1.54%) Oracle BI EE
9 13 (1.54%) Relational Database
10 12 (1.43%) Data Mart
11 10 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
13 8 (0.95%) SQL Server 2016
14 6 (0.71%) Oracle Database
15 5 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
15 5 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 36 (4.28%) Selenium
2 17 (2.02%) JIRA
3 13 (1.54%) 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 (0.59%) HP UFT
7 4 (0.48%) eggPlant
7 4 (0.48%) JBehave
7 4 (0.48%) Ranorex
7 4 (0.48%) SpecFlow
7 4 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.48%) WATIR
8 3 (0.36%) Maven
8 3 (0.36%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 2 (0.24%) LSMW
9 2 (0.24%) SilkPerformer
General
1 159 (18.88%) Retail
2 94 (11.16%) Banking
3 49 (5.82%) Manufacturing
4 45 (5.34%) Publishing
5 37 (4.39%) Marketing
6 30 (3.56%) Telecoms
7 22 (2.61%) General Ledger
8 16 (1.90%) Legal
9 13 (1.54%) Local Government
10 10 (1.19%) Advertising
10 10 (1.19%) Retail Banking
11 9 (1.07%) Automotive
12 8 (0.95%) Billing
12 8 (0.95%) International Banking
13 5 (0.59%) Games
14 4 (0.48%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.24%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.24%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.24%) Law
15 2 (0.24%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 139 (16.51%) Analyst
2 134 (15.91%) Developer
3 83 (9.86%) Architect
4 79 (9.38%) Consultant
5 55 (6.53%) Project Manager
6 47 (5.58%) Business Analyst
7 44 (5.23%) Solutions Architect
8 32 (3.80%) Business Manager
9 30 (3.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 29 (3.44%) Java Developer
11 25 (2.97%) Senior Manager
11 25 (2.97%) Web Developer
12 23 (2.73%) Software Consultant
12 23 (2.73%) Technical Analyst
13 22 (2.61%) .NET Developer
13 22 (2.61%) Business Intelligence Manager
13 22 (2.61%) Graduate
13 22 (2.61%) Graduate Analyst
13 22 (2.61%) Graduate Technical Analyst
14 20 (2.38%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (10.10%) HTML
2 57 (6.77%) .NET
3 53 (6.29%) AngularJS
4 47 (5.58%) CSS
5 39 (4.63%) J2EE
6 35 (4.16%) HTML5
7 24 (2.85%) ASP.NET
8 18 (2.14%) jQuery
9 16 (1.90%) Java EE
10 13 (1.54%) .NET Framework
11 12 (1.43%) Spring
12 11 (1.31%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (1.19%) XML
14 9 (1.07%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (1.07%) Web Services
15 8 (0.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 7 (0.83%) D3.js
16 7 (0.83%) Entity Framework
16 7 (0.83%) Hibernate
17 5 (0.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 113 (13.42%) Analytical Skills
2 109 (12.95%) Data Centre
3 56 (6.65%) Fintech
4 51 (6.06%) Computer Science
5 23 (2.73%) User Experience
6 22 (2.61%) Management Information System
7 21 (2.49%) CMDB
8 12 (1.43%) Driving Licence
9 11 (1.31%) Data Protection Act
9 11 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (1.31%) iPad
10 7 (0.83%) Hedge funds
10 7 (0.83%) Virtual Team
11 6 (0.71%) Credit Risk
11 6 (0.71%) EPoS
12 5 (0.59%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.59%) e-Learning
12 5 (0.59%) Fixed Income
12 5 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (0.59%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 65 (7.72%) Windows
2 52 (6.18%) Linux
3 47 (5.58%) Unix
4 19 (2.26%) Windows Server
5 14 (1.66%) 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 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.59%) Solaris
10 2 (0.24%) SUSE
10 2 (0.24%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.12%) HPUX
11 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (18.05%) ITIL
2 150 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (15.32%) Project Management
4 98 (11.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 97 (11.52%) Business Intelligence
6 93 (11.05%) CRM
7 84 (9.98%) ERP
8 74 (8.79%) PRINCE2
9 70 (8.31%) Continuous Improvement
9 70 (8.31%) Service Delivery
10 64 (7.60%) Service Management
11 58 (6.89%) Line Management
12 49 (5.82%) Presales
13 44 (5.23%) Business Analysis
14 43 (5.11%) Waterfall
15 42 (4.99%) Change Management
16 38 (4.51%) Business Development
17 36 (4.28%) TOGAF
18 35 (4.16%) Software Engineering
18 35 (4.16%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 141 (16.75%) SQL
2 115 (13.66%) Java
3 72 (8.55%) JavaScript
4 46 (5.46%) C#
5 30 (3.56%) Python
6 14 (1.66%) VB.NET
7 13 (1.54%) Scala
8 12 (1.43%) C++
8 12 (1.43%) PL/SQL
9 11 (1.31%) Perl
10 10 (1.19%) VBScript
11 9 (1.07%) PowerShell
12 8 (0.95%) VB
12 8 (0.95%) VBA
13 5 (0.59%) ABAP
13 5 (0.59%) PHP
13 5 (0.59%) Ruby
14 4 (0.48%) C
15 3 (0.36%) R
15 3 (0.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 69 (8.19%) Degree
2 34 (4.04%) ISEB
3 30 (3.56%) CISSP
4 26 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
5 24 (2.85%) PMI Certification
6 23 (2.73%) PMP
7 21 (2.49%) Security Cleared
8 17 (2.02%) CISM
9 16 (1.90%) CISA
10 15 (1.78%) SC Cleared
11 14 (1.66%) APMP
12 13 (1.54%) ISTQB
13 11 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 9 (1.07%) CISMP
16 8 (0.95%) CCNA
16 8 (0.95%) MCSE
17 7 (0.83%) CIMA
17 7 (0.83%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (8.79%) PMO
2 49 (5.82%) QA
3 32 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (3.44%) SLA
5 14 (1.66%) PCI DSS
6 10 (1.19%) Data Quality
7 8 (0.95%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.48%) SDET
9 3 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.24%) COBIT
10 2 (0.24%) ISO27002
10 2 (0.24%) P3O
11 1 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.12%) EMIR
11 1 (0.12%) GPG13
11 1 (0.12%) MiFID
System Software
1 29 (3.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (2.14%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
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 27 (3.21%) SCCM
2 21 (2.49%) SCOM
3 17 (2.02%) SCVMM
4 14 (1.66%) Tivoli
5 8 (0.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (0.36%) Nessus
6 3 (0.36%) Nexpose
7 2 (0.24%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.24%) SCOrch
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%) WSUS
Vendors
1 134 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 92 (10.93%) Oracle
3 63 (7.48%) SAP
4 35 (4.16%) VMware
5 32 (3.80%) Cisco
6 28 (3.33%) HP
7 26 (3.09%) IBM
8 25 (2.97%) JD Edwards
9 23 (2.73%) Sage
10 21 (2.49%) CheckPoint
11 20 (2.38%) Citrix
12 19 (2.26%) EMC
13 18 (2.14%) Juniper
14 17 (2.02%) BMC
14 17 (2.02%) NetApp
15 15 (1.78%) Cognos
16 11 (1.31%) ServiceNow
17 9 (1.07%) Pegasus
17 9 (1.07%) Sybase
17 9 (1.07%) Tableau
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £32,000 - £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £42500 Basic + £4800 Car + Superb Benefits Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £30K + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Flexible Working
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Washington Frank
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Health Insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Square One Resources
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Venturi
Salary: £30000. - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Circa £35k - £40k + Bonus + Corporat
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
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Consumer Council for Water
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edenhouse solutions
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edenhouse solutions
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago