Period
to 18 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 121 169
Rank change year-on-year -44 +48 -66
Permanent jobs citing Banking 257 381 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.83% 2.48% 1.80%
As % of the General category 4.77% 6.65% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 192 304 231
Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,150 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,125 £80,875 £85,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -

Banking is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5,391 5,726 7,098
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 38.32% 37.22% 38.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4,163 4,524 5,333
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £25,550 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £66,000 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% -

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in the Midlands

Banking
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Banking in the Midlands

Banking
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in the Midlands over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Banking in the Midlands

Banking
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands -34 131 £50,000 -4.76% 19
West Midlands -16 126 £47,500 +5.56% 19
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Banking.

1 204 (79.38%) Finance
2 93 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (26.46%) SQL
4 60 (23.35%) Java
5 53 (20.62%) Problem-Solving
6 44 (17.12%) SQL Server
7 41 (15.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 38 (14.79%) JavaScript
9 36 (14.01%) Business Intelligence
10 32 (12.45%) Linux
11 31 (12.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 30 (11.67%) Greenfield Project
13 29 (11.28%) Analytical Skills
13 29 (11.28%) Fintech
13 29 (11.28%) Software Engineering
13 29 (11.28%) Degree
13 29 (11.28%) Windows
13 29 (11.28%) Project Management
14 28 (10.89%) Scrum
15 27 (10.51%) CSS
15 27 (10.51%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (10.51%) User Experience
16 26 (10.12%) Retail Banking
16 26 (10.12%) Amazon AWS
17 25 (9.73%) Microsoft
17 25 (9.73%) Risk Management
18 24 (9.34%) DevOps
19 23 (8.95%) Analytics
20 22 (8.56%) Law
20 22 (8.56%) .NET

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 9 (3.50%) CMS
1 9 (3.50%) IIS
1 9 (3.50%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.11%) JBoss
2 8 (3.11%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.72%) Apache Spark
4 6 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.95%) Apache
5 5 (1.95%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.95%) SAS
6 2 (0.78%) Confluence
6 2 (0.78%) WildFly
7 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (4.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (4.28%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (3.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.56%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.56%) UserZoom
5 2 (0.78%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.39%) InVision
6 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.39%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (1.17%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.78%) Misys Equation
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.39%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.39%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 26 (10.12%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (5.84%) SaaS
3 11 (4.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 4 (1.56%) Office 365
5 3 (1.17%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.78%) Azure Functions
6 2 (0.78%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (0.78%) Serverless
7 1 (0.39%) AdWords
7 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.39%) IaaS
7 1 (0.39%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.39%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.84%) HTTP
2 11 (4.28%) SSL
3 8 (3.11%) DNS
4 7 (2.72%) DHCP
5 6 (2.33%) Internet
6 5 (1.95%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.56%) IPsec
7 4 (1.56%) SMS
8 3 (1.17%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.78%) Firewall
9 2 (0.78%) FTP
9 2 (0.78%) VoIP
9 2 (0.78%) WebEx
10 1 (0.39%) Cisco Firepower
10 1 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (0.39%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.39%) Network Security
10 1 (0.39%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.39%) Skype
10 1 (0.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (17.12%) SQL Server
2 31 (12.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (8.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (7.00%) Big Data
5 15 (5.84%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (5.06%) NoSQL
7 9 (3.50%) DTS
7 9 (3.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.33%) MySQL
9 5 (1.95%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.56%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.56%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.17%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (1.17%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.17%) OLTP
12 2 (0.78%) Base SAS
12 2 (0.78%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.78%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 22 (8.56%) Jenkins
2 20 (7.78%) Maven
3 16 (6.23%) Git (software)
4 11 (4.28%) Cucumber
5 9 (3.50%) JUnit
5 9 (3.50%) Selenium
5 9 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (2.72%) Axure RP
7 6 (2.33%) Subversion
8 5 (1.95%) Bitbucket
8 5 (1.95%) Gatling
8 5 (1.95%) JIRA
8 5 (1.95%) SpecFlow
9 4 (1.56%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (1.56%) Gradle
10 3 (1.17%) CircleCI
10 3 (1.17%) JMeter
10 3 (1.17%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.17%) TestNG
11 2 (0.78%) TeamCity
General
1 204 (79.38%) Finance
2 26 (10.12%) Retail Banking
3 22 (8.56%) Law
4 21 (8.17%) Retail
5 18 (7.00%) Telecoms
6 17 (6.61%) Marketing
7 16 (6.23%) Investment Banking
8 15 (5.84%) Manufacturing
9 14 (5.45%) Financial Institution
10 13 (5.06%) Games
11 11 (4.28%) International Banking
11 11 (4.28%) Legal
12 4 (1.56%) Corporate Banking
12 4 (1.56%) Front Office
13 3 (1.17%) Electronics
13 3 (1.17%) French Language
14 2 (0.78%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.39%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (24.12%) Analyst
2 52 (20.23%) Developer
3 28 (10.89%) Business Analyst
4 24 (9.34%) Project Manager
5 23 (8.95%) Consultant
6 21 (8.17%) Java Developer
7 16 (6.23%) Data Analyst
8 15 (5.84%) Banking Analyst
9 14 (5.45%) Software Developer
10 12 (4.67%) Architect
10 12 (4.67%) Business Consultant
11 11 (4.28%) Designer
12 10 (3.89%) UX Designer
13 9 (3.50%) Administrator
13 9 (3.50%) DBA
13 9 (3.50%) Senior Developer
13 9 (3.50%) Software Engineer
13 9 (3.50%) SQL DBA
13 9 (3.50%) SQL Server DBA
14 8 (3.11%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (10.51%) CSS
2 22 (8.56%) .NET
3 21 (8.17%) HTML
4 19 (7.39%) Spring
4 19 (7.39%) Web Services
5 17 (6.61%) .NET Framework
5 17 (6.61%) RESTful
6 14 (5.45%) REST
7 13 (5.06%) Hibernate
7 13 (5.06%) JSON
8 12 (4.67%) jQuery
8 12 (4.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (4.28%) ASP.NET
9 11 (4.28%) Entity Framework
9 11 (4.28%) WCF
10 10 (3.89%) AngularJS
10 10 (3.89%) Java EE
11 9 (3.50%) LINQ
11 9 (3.50%) Node.js
11 9 (3.50%) React
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.67%) Greenfield Project
2 29 (11.28%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (11.28%) Fintech
3 27 (10.51%) User Experience
4 20 (7.78%) Computer Science
5 16 (6.23%) Management Information System
6 15 (5.84%) Mobile App
7 9 (3.50%) Clustering
7 9 (3.50%) Credit Risk
8 5 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.56%) iSeries
10 3 (1.17%) AS400
10 3 (1.17%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.17%) PMI
10 3 (1.17%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.78%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.78%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.78%) SWIFT
11 2 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (12.45%) Linux
2 29 (11.28%) Windows
3 22 (8.56%) Unix
4 7 (2.72%) Android
4 7 (2.72%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.56%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.78%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.78%) VMS
6 2 (0.78%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.78%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.39%) Debian
7 1 (0.39%) Fedora
7 1 (0.39%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (20.62%) Problem-Solving
3 41 (15.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (14.01%) Business Intelligence
5 29 (11.28%) Project Management
5 29 (11.28%) Software Engineering
6 28 (10.89%) Scrum
7 27 (10.51%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (9.73%) Risk Management
9 24 (9.34%) DevOps
10 23 (8.95%) Analytics
11 21 (8.17%) Root Cause Analysis
11 21 (8.17%) SDLC
11 21 (8.17%) Wealth Management
12 20 (7.78%) Mentoring
12 20 (7.78%) Waterfall
13 19 (7.39%) Test Automation
14 18 (7.00%) BDD
14 18 (7.00%) OO
15 17 (6.61%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 68 (26.46%) SQL
2 60 (23.35%) Java
3 38 (14.79%) JavaScript
4 20 (7.78%) Python
5 18 (7.00%) C#
6 12 (4.67%) Java 8
7 11 (4.28%) C
8 9 (3.50%) PowerShell
8 9 (3.50%) T-SQL
8 9 (3.50%) VB
8 9 (3.50%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.95%) C++
10 4 (1.56%) PHP
11 3 (1.17%) Perl
11 3 (1.17%) Scala
11 3 (1.17%) XPath
12 2 (0.78%) COBOL
12 2 (0.78%) Go
13 1 (0.39%) ES6
13 1 (0.39%) ES8
Qualifications
1 29 (11.28%) Degree
2 16 (6.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.72%) ISEB
4 6 (2.33%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.56%) CISA
6 4 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.17%) CRISC
7 3 (1.17%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.78%) CCDA
8 2 (0.78%) CCNA
8 2 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.78%) PMP
8 2 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.39%) CCNP
9 1 (0.39%) CISM
9 1 (0.39%) CISSP
9 1 (0.39%) HNC
9 1 (0.39%) HND
9 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.84%) QA
2 11 (4.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.50%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.56%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.17%) COBIT
6 2 (0.78%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.78%) PMO
6 2 (0.78%) SEPA
6 2 (0.78%) SLA
7 1 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 13 (5.06%) Docker
2 9 (3.50%) ISA Server
3 8 (3.11%) Active Directory
3 8 (3.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.39%) Firmware
6 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (3.11%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.95%) Ambari
2 5 (1.95%) logstash
3 4 (1.56%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.17%) Kibana
4 3 (1.17%) Puppet
5 2 (0.78%) Ansible
5 2 (0.78%) Cacti
5 2 (0.78%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (0.78%) Nagios
5 2 (0.78%) Terraform
6 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.39%) SELinux
6 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (9.73%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.00%) Oracle
3 12 (4.67%) Adobe
4 9 (3.50%) LexisNexis
5 8 (3.11%) VMware
6 5 (1.95%) Google
7 4 (1.56%) Cisco
7 4 (1.56%) SAP
8 3 (1.17%) Dell
8 3 (1.17%) Fortinet
8 3 (1.17%) HP
8 3 (1.17%) Misys
8 3 (1.17%) Omniture
8 3 (1.17%) Twitter
9 2 (0.78%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.78%) IBM
9 2 (0.78%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.78%) Splunk
9 2 (0.78%) Sybase
9 2 (0.78%) Teradata