The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retail Banking
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 129 105
Rank change year-on-year +11 -24  
Permanent jobs citing Retail Banking 6 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.33% 0.34% 0.97%
As % of the General category 0.80% 0.88% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 17
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.74% -11.00%  

Retail Banking 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

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail Banking in Birmingham

Retail Banking
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Retail Banking in Birmingham

Retail Banking
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Retail Banking 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 Retail Banking.

1 14 (100.00%) Banking
1 14 (100.00%) Retail
2 10 (71.43%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) JBoss
4 5 (35.71%) Unix
4 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle
4 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
4 5 (35.71%) Workflow
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) DB2
5 4 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) HTML
5 4 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) SOA
5 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 4 (28.57%) Windows
5 4 (28.57%) Linux
5 4 (28.57%) RAD
5 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
5 4 (28.57%) SSL
5 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
5 4 (28.57%) Java EE
5 4 (28.57%) Time Management
5 4 (28.57%) High Availability
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (28.57%) Relational Database

Retail 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 (42.86%) JBoss
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 4 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SSL
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) DMZ
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Intranet
2 1 (7.14%) Network Security
2 1 (7.14%) VLAN
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) DB2
1 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) MS Access
General
1 14 (100.00%) Banking
1 14 (100.00%) Retail
2 10 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
4 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
1 9 (64.29%) Consultant
2 7 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Banking Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Business Consultant
4 4 (28.57%) Java Consultant
4 4 (28.57%) SOA Consultant
4 4 (28.57%) SOA Technical Consultant
4 4 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (21.43%) Banking Business Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Software Consultant
6 2 (14.29%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Business Process Consultant
6 2 (14.29%) Credit Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Process Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) UX Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Firewall Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Service Management Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) Java EE
1 4 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) Drools
2 2 (14.29%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (28.57%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Derivative
3 1 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Unix
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Workflow
2 4 (28.57%) High Availability
2 4 (28.57%) RAD
2 4 (28.57%) SOA
2 4 (28.57%) Time Management
3 3 (21.43%) KYC
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
3 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Wealth Management
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Process Management
4 2 (14.29%) Prototyping
5 1 (7.14%) Client Onboarding
5 1 (7.14%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Internal Audit
5 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCSA
1 1 (7.14%) CCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (7.14%) EMIR
1 1 (7.14%) MiFID
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Pega
3 2 (14.29%) ILOG
4 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
4 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Wallstreet Suite