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 26 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
26 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 4 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 433 407 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 21.57% 17.39% 17.72%
As % of the General category 50.70% 47.49% 50.32%
Number of salaries quoted 324 280 253
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 £70,000 £62,750 £69,500
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 854 857 628
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 42.55% 36.62% 35.22%
Number of salaries quoted 670 614 471
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 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 26 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 146 (17.96%) ITIL
2 144 (17.71%) SQL
3 131 (16.11%) Microsoft
4 127 (15.62%) Agile Software Development
5 116 (14.27%) Project Management
6 112 (13.78%) Retail
7 105 (12.92%) Data Centre
8 97 (11.93%) Java
8 97 (11.93%) JavaScript
9 94 (11.56%) Business Intelligence
10 92 (11.32%) HTML
11 90 (11.07%) Oracle
12 88 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
13 85 (10.46%) CRM
14 81 (9.96%) Stakeholder Management
15 80 (9.84%) SQL Server
15 80 (9.84%) ERP
16 77 (9.47%) C#
17 75 (9.23%) .NET
18 69 (8.49%) PRINCE2
18 69 (8.49%) PMO
19 68 (8.36%) Microsoft Office
20 67 (8.24%) Service Delivery
20 67 (8.24%) Line Management
20 67 (8.24%) Degree
21 66 (8.12%) CSS
22 57 (7.01%) Continuous Improvement
23 53 (6.52%) Banking
24 52 (6.40%) Service Management
25 50 (6.15%) Windows

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 22 (2.71%) Apache
1 22 (2.71%) SAS
2 21 (2.58%) Apache Spark
3 17 (2.09%) Oracle UPK
4 12 (1.48%) SharePoint
5 9 (1.11%) JBoss
6 8 (0.98%) WebSphere
7 7 (0.86%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.49%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.25%) CMS
9 2 (0.25%) Drupal
9 2 (0.25%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.25%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.25%) WordPress
10 1 (0.12%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.12%) Confluence
10 1 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.12%) Mule
Applications
1 68 (8.36%) Microsoft Office
2 43 (5.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.37%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.25%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
1 18 (2.21%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 17 (2.09%) Oracle Assets
2 17 (2.09%) Oracle Payables
2 17 (2.09%) Oracle Receivables
3 14 (1.72%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 14 (1.72%) SAP BPC
4 13 (1.60%) Sentinel
5 11 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
5 11 (1.35%) Sage X3
6 10 (1.23%) assyst
6 10 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
6 10 (1.23%) NetSuite
6 10 (1.23%) Sage 200
7 8 (0.98%) SAP CO
7 8 (0.98%) SAP FI
7 8 (0.98%) SAP FI/CO
8 5 (0.62%) Cognos TM1
9 4 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (0.37%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 46 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (2.09%) IaaS
4 16 (1.97%) PaaS
5 14 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (1.11%) Office 365
7 7 (0.86%) Firebase
8 4 (0.49%) Force.com
8 4 (0.49%) SaaS
9 2 (0.25%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.12%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.12%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.09%) Firewall
2 11 (1.35%) LAN
2 11 (1.35%) TCP/IP
2 11 (1.35%) WAN
3 9 (1.11%) SAN
4 8 (0.98%) BGP
4 8 (0.98%) Network Security
5 6 (0.74%) OSPF
6 4 (0.49%) VLAN
6 4 (0.49%) VoIP
6 4 (0.49%) Wireless
6 4 (0.49%) WLAN
7 3 (0.37%) Internet
7 3 (0.37%) Intranet
7 3 (0.37%) MPLS
7 3 (0.37%) NAS
7 3 (0.37%) PABX
7 3 (0.37%) TACACS
7 3 (0.37%) VPN
8 2 (0.25%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 41 (5.04%) Big Data
3 35 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (3.08%) MySQL
5 24 (2.95%) DB2
5 24 (2.95%) Hadoop
6 18 (2.21%) MongoDB
7 17 (2.09%) Data Mart
7 17 (2.09%) Oracle BI EE
8 16 (1.97%) BusinessObjects
8 16 (1.97%) Oracle Database
9 15 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
10 14 (1.72%) SAP BW
10 14 (1.72%) SAP HANA
11 13 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (1.48%) Relational Database
12 12 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (1.48%) SQL Server 2016
13 8 (0.98%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 44 (5.41%) Selenium
2 42 (5.17%) Jenkins
3 34 (4.18%) SpecFlow
4 18 (2.21%) JIRA
4 18 (2.21%) NUnit
5 16 (1.97%) JUnit
6 11 (1.35%) Visual Studio
7 10 (1.23%) TestNG
7 10 (1.23%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 9 (1.11%) HP UFT
9 7 (0.86%) eggPlant
9 7 (0.86%) Jasmine
9 7 (0.86%) JBehave
9 7 (0.86%) JMeter
9 7 (0.86%) Karma Test Runner
9 7 (0.86%) PhantomJS
9 7 (0.86%) Ranorex
9 7 (0.86%) SoapUI
9 7 (0.86%) WATIR
9 7 (0.86%) webpack
General
1 112 (13.78%) Retail
2 53 (6.52%) Banking
3 34 (4.18%) Marketing
4 30 (3.69%) Manufacturing
5 20 (2.46%) Publishing
6 18 (2.21%) General Ledger
7 17 (2.09%) Local Government
7 17 (2.09%) Telecoms
8 15 (1.85%) Legal
9 9 (1.11%) Games
10 8 (0.98%) Billing
11 7 (0.86%) Advertising
11 7 (0.86%) Back Office
12 5 (0.62%) Automotive
12 5 (0.62%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.49%) Front Office
13 4 (0.49%) International Banking
13 4 (0.49%) Law
13 4 (0.49%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 177 (21.77%) Developer
2 135 (16.61%) Analyst
3 70 (8.61%) Architect
4 60 (7.38%) Senior Developer
5 59 (7.26%) Consultant
6 58 (7.13%) Project Manager
7 49 (6.03%) Business Analyst
8 36 (4.43%) Java Developer
8 36 (4.43%) Software Developer
9 31 (3.81%) IT Manager
10 30 (3.69%) Solutions Architect
11 29 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 28 (3.44%) Security Officer
13 25 (3.08%) Senior Software Developer
14 24 (2.95%) Security Manager
14 24 (2.95%) Technical Analyst
15 23 (2.83%) Compliance Officer
15 23 (2.83%) Graduate
15 23 (2.83%) Security Compliance Officer
15 23 (2.83%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (11.32%) HTML
2 75 (9.23%) .NET
3 66 (8.12%) CSS
4 47 (5.78%) AngularJS
5 36 (4.43%) jQuery
6 28 (3.44%) REST
7 26 (3.20%) ASP.NET
7 26 (3.20%) HTML5
7 26 (3.20%) KnockoutJS
8 25 (3.08%) Spring
9 24 (2.95%) .NET Framework
10 23 (2.83%) Gherkin
11 19 (2.34%) Entity Framework
12 18 (2.21%) Ajax
13 17 (2.09%) J2EE
14 12 (1.48%) Hibernate
15 11 (1.35%) Web Services
15 11 (1.35%) XML
16 10 (1.23%) Java EE
16 10 (1.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 105 (12.92%) Data Centre
2 88 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (6.15%) Computer Science
4 41 (5.04%) Fintech
5 27 (3.32%) Management Information System
6 20 (2.46%) User Experience
7 16 (1.97%) CMDB
8 13 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
9 9 (1.11%) Algorithms
9 9 (1.11%) Driving Licence
10 7 (0.86%) Credit Risk
10 7 (0.86%) Virtual Team
11 6 (0.74%) Hedge funds
12 4 (0.49%) iPad
13 3 (0.37%) Enterprise Storage
13 3 (0.37%) Mobile Banking
13 3 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
14 2 (0.25%) Cyber Defence
14 2 (0.25%) Derivative
14 2 (0.25%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 50 (6.15%) Windows
2 46 (5.66%) Linux
3 35 (4.31%) Unix
4 21 (2.58%) Windows Server
5 15 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.98%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.74%) Solaris
8 6 (0.74%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.62%) AIX
9 5 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.25%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.12%) Android
11 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.12%) HPUX
11 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (17.96%) ITIL
2 127 (15.62%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (14.27%) Project Management
4 94 (11.56%) Business Intelligence
5 85 (10.46%) CRM
6 81 (9.96%) Stakeholder Management
7 80 (9.84%) ERP
8 69 (8.49%) PRINCE2
9 67 (8.24%) Line Management
9 67 (8.24%) Service Delivery
10 57 (7.01%) Continuous Improvement
11 52 (6.40%) Service Management
12 49 (6.03%) Test Automation
13 47 (5.78%) BDD
14 43 (5.29%) Business Analysis
15 41 (5.04%) Presales
16 36 (4.43%) Change Management
16 36 (4.43%) Waterfall
17 35 (4.31%) Test Scripting
18 34 (4.18%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 144 (17.71%) SQL
2 97 (11.93%) Java
2 97 (11.93%) JavaScript
3 77 (9.47%) C#
4 23 (2.83%) TypeScript
5 19 (2.34%) PL/SQL
6 16 (1.97%) Python
6 16 (1.97%) Scala
6 16 (1.97%) VB.NET
7 15 (1.85%) VBScript
8 13 (1.60%) Perl
9 12 (1.48%) C++
10 9 (1.11%) PowerShell
11 8 (0.98%) T-SQL
12 6 (0.74%) VB
12 6 (0.74%) XPath
13 5 (0.62%) Korn
13 5 (0.62%) VBA
14 4 (0.49%) ABAP
15 3 (0.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 67 (8.24%) Degree
2 42 (5.17%) CISSP
3 40 (4.92%) ISEB
4 31 (3.81%) ITIL Certification
5 26 (3.20%) CISA
5 26 (3.20%) CISM
6 18 (2.21%) PMP
7 16 (1.97%) PMI Certification
8 15 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 14 (1.72%) ISTQB
9 14 (1.72%) Security Cleared
10 12 (1.48%) SC Cleared
11 11 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (1.23%) APMP
12 10 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (1.11%) CISMP
14 8 (0.98%) CCNA
14 8 (0.98%) CIMA
15 7 (0.86%) MCP
15 7 (0.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (8.49%) PMO
2 42 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 38 (4.67%) QA
4 23 (2.83%) SLA
5 18 (2.21%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.86%) Cyber Essentials
6 7 (0.86%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.74%) COBIT
8 5 (0.62%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.62%) ISO27002
9 2 (0.25%) MiFID
9 2 (0.25%) P3O
9 2 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.12%) EMIR
10 1 (0.12%) FINRA
10 1 (0.12%) GPG13
10 1 (0.12%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.12%) ISO19770
System Software
1 29 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (1.97%) Active Directory
3 14 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.37%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.12%) Docker
6 1 (0.12%) HDFS
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (2.58%) SCCM
2 17 (2.09%) SCOM
3 14 (1.72%) SCVMM
4 12 (1.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 10 (1.23%) 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%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.12%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 131 (16.11%) Microsoft
2 90 (11.07%) Oracle
3 44 (5.41%) SAP
4 33 (4.06%) VMware
5 29 (3.57%) IBM
6 28 (3.44%) Cisco
7 27 (3.32%) HP
8 26 (3.20%) JD Edwards
9 22 (2.71%) Sage
10 21 (2.58%) CheckPoint
11 20 (2.46%) Cognos
11 20 (2.46%) Juniper
12 18 (2.21%) EMC
13 17 (2.09%) NetApp
14 16 (1.97%) Citrix
15 15 (1.85%) Sybase
16 14 (1.72%) BMC
17 13 (1.60%) Sun
18 10 (1.23%) Infor
19 9 (1.11%) ServiceNow
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £51000 - £65000 per annum + A market leading benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
I3
Salary: £77000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £68,000 - £110,000
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 120000 per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum, Benefits Car, Bonus, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £54000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 75000 per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holid
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 75000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Movement8
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
S S P Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 - £42000 Per Annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
S S P Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
S S P Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
S S P Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 95000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 120000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pixel Hires
Salary: From £125,000 to £130,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago