Period
to 25 January 2021

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 25 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England > Midlands
6 months to
25 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 209 201 193
Rank change year-on-year -8 -8 -64
Permanent jobs citing Banking 28 115 190
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.50% 1.11% 1.56%
As % of the General category 1.39% 3.36% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27 96 113
Median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £34,600 £28,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £67,000 £56,875 £80,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +11.54% -

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 2,009 3,419 4,879
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 35.58% 32.86% 40.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,494 2,634 3,448
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £29,360 £27,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £76,250 £71,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Banking in the Midlands

Banking
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Banking in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Banking in the Midlands

Banking
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Banking in the Midlands over the 6 months to 25 January 2021.

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 25 January 2021. 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
West Midlands +43 25 £50,000 +25.00% 9
East Midlands -5 3 £48,750 +30.00% 14
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 2021, 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 19 (67.86%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Project Management
2 8 (28.57%) Project Delivery
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) Scrum
4 6 (21.43%) Azure
5 5 (17.86%) SQL
5 5 (17.86%) Windows
5 5 (17.86%) User Stories
5 5 (17.86%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (14.29%) Splunk
6 4 (14.29%) Fintech
6 4 (14.29%) Linux
6 4 (14.29%) VoIP
6 4 (14.29%) Python
6 4 (14.29%) Dell
6 4 (14.29%) Firewall
6 4 (14.29%) AWS
6 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (14.29%) VMware
7 3 (10.71%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (10.71%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (10.71%) QA
7 3 (10.71%) Mac OS
7 3 (10.71%) Information Architecture
7 3 (10.71%) Axure RP
7 3 (10.71%) BT
7 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.71%) Photoshop
7 3 (10.71%) Adobe

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 2 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (10.71%) InVision
1 3 (10.71%) Photoshop
1 3 (10.71%) Sketch
1 3 (10.71%) Zeplin
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Misys Equation
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Azure
2 4 (14.29%) AWS
3 2 (7.14%) OpenDNS
4 1 (3.57%) BrowserStack
4 1 (3.57%) Office 365
4 1 (3.57%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Firewall
1 4 (14.29%) VoIP
2 2 (7.14%) BGP
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (7.14%) DMVPN
2 2 (7.14%) EIGRP
2 2 (7.14%) LAN
2 2 (7.14%) OSPF
2 2 (7.14%) VLAN
2 2 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 2 (7.14%) MySQL
1 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) QlikView
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.57%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Axure RP
2 2 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) JMeter
3 1 (3.57%) Maven
3 1 (3.57%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.57%) TestRail
General
1 19 (67.86%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Aerospace
2 2 (7.14%) Retail Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Automotive
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Banking Business Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Designer
3 3 (10.71%) Finance Business Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Financial Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) IT Security Officer
3 3 (10.71%) Security Officer
3 3 (10.71%) UX Designer
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Business Finance Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Lead Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Mortgage Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Software Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.57%) Node.js
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) Cybercrime
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) HP Storage
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
3 3 (10.71%) Mac OS
4 2 (7.14%) Unix
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Project Delivery
1 8 (28.57%) Project Management
2 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) Scrum
4 5 (17.86%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (17.86%) User Stories
5 4 (14.29%) Fintech
6 3 (10.71%) Information Architecture
6 3 (10.71%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery
6 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.71%) Wireframes
7 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Business Case
7 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.14%) Cryptography
7 2 (7.14%) Process Improvement
7 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) PHP
3 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) RPG
4 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) CCDA
1 2 (7.14%) CCIE
1 2 (7.14%) CCNA
1 2 (7.14%) CCNP
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
1 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.57%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.71%) Docker
3 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Kubernetes
2 2 (7.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Dell
1 4 (14.29%) Splunk
1 4 (14.29%) VMware
2 3 (10.71%) Adobe
2 3 (10.71%) BT
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) HP
3 2 (7.14%) Juniper
3 2 (7.14%) NetApp
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.57%) Cognos
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Misys
4 1 (3.57%) OutSystems
4 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com