Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England > Midlands
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 113 137
Rank change year-on-year -66 +24 +31
Permanent jobs citing Banking 204 416 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.61% 2.70% 2.22%
As % of the General category 4.38% 7.35% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 128 346 318
Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% -6.38% +23.68%
10th Percentile £28,550 £29,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £78,250 £81,250 £82,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% 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 4,655 5,660 6,633
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 36.80% 36.79% 37.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3,408 4,427 5,053
Midlands median annual salary £43,250 £40,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.45% -5.29% +3.66%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,200 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -17 119 £50,000 -16.67% 20
West Midlands -92 85 £47,500 -13.64% 21
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 148 (72.55%) Finance
2 85 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (29.41%) Java
4 58 (28.43%) Problem-Solving
5 41 (20.10%) Amazon AWS
6 37 (18.14%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (17.65%) SQL
8 34 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 33 (16.18%) Waterfall
10 32 (15.69%) Microservices
11 31 (15.20%) Degree
11 31 (15.20%) Risk Management
12 30 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
13 29 (14.22%) Project Management
13 29 (14.22%) Microsoft
13 29 (14.22%) SDLC
14 28 (13.73%) REST
15 27 (13.24%) DevOps
15 27 (13.24%) Scrum
15 27 (13.24%) Maven
16 26 (12.75%) Spring
16 26 (12.75%) HTTP
16 26 (12.75%) Fintech
16 26 (12.75%) Continuous Improvement
16 26 (12.75%) Greenfield Project
17 25 (12.25%) SQL Server
18 22 (10.78%) Test Automation
19 21 (10.29%) RESTful
19 21 (10.29%) Mobile App
19 21 (10.29%) OO

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 (4.41%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (2.94%) SAS
3 1 (0.49%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.49%) Confluence
3 1 (0.49%) JBoss
3 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.49%) WildFly
Applications
1 8 (3.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (3.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (1.96%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.47%) UserZoom
6 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.98%) SPSS
7 1 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 41 (20.10%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.96%) Azure Functions
3 4 (1.96%) SaaS
3 4 (1.96%) Serverless
4 2 (0.98%) Office 365
5 1 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.49%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 26 (12.75%) HTTP
2 3 (1.47%) BGP
2 3 (1.47%) EIGRP
2 3 (1.47%) Ethernet
2 3 (1.47%) MPLS
2 3 (1.47%) OSPF
2 3 (1.47%) SDH
2 3 (1.47%) VPLS
3 1 (0.49%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.49%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (0.49%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.49%) Firewall
3 1 (0.49%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.49%) Network Security
3 1 (0.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.25%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.84%) NoSQL
3 15 (7.35%) MongoDB
4 12 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (2.94%) MariaDB
8 5 (2.45%) Big Data
9 4 (1.96%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (1.96%) Cosmos DB
9 4 (1.96%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.47%) Impala
10 3 (1.47%) QlikView
10 3 (1.47%) Spotfire
11 2 (0.98%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.98%) DTS
11 2 (0.98%) MySQL
12 1 (0.49%) Base SAS
12 1 (0.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 27 (13.24%) Maven
2 17 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 16 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (7.35%) Cucumber
5 9 (4.41%) JUnit
5 9 (4.41%) Selenium
6 8 (3.92%) Gradle
6 8 (3.92%) SpecFlow
7 7 (3.43%) Git (software)
8 6 (2.94%) Gatling
9 5 (2.45%) Axure RP
10 4 (1.96%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.47%) CircleCI
11 3 (1.47%) JIRA
12 2 (0.98%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.49%) ANTLR
13 1 (0.49%) Artifactory
13 1 (0.49%) Dreamweaver
13 1 (0.49%) IntelliJ
13 1 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
General
1 148 (72.55%) Finance
2 19 (9.31%) Marketing
3 15 (7.35%) Investment Banking
4 13 (6.37%) Retail
5 9 (4.41%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.94%) Games
6 6 (2.94%) Retail Banking
7 5 (2.45%) Law
8 3 (1.47%) Brand Awareness
8 3 (1.47%) Electronics
8 3 (1.47%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.98%) Front Office
9 2 (0.98%) Legal
10 1 (0.49%) Advertising
10 1 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.49%) French Language
Job Titles
1 43 (21.08%) Developer
2 29 (14.22%) Analyst
3 23 (11.27%) Software Engineer
4 21 (10.29%) Architect
5 20 (9.80%) Development Engineer
5 20 (9.80%) Software Development Engineer
6 18 (8.82%) Project Manager
7 14 (6.86%) Java Developer
8 13 (6.37%) Business Analyst
8 13 (6.37%) Designer
9 11 (5.39%) C# Developer
10 8 (3.92%) .NET Developer
10 8 (3.92%) Senior Support Engineer
10 8 (3.92%) Senior Technical Support
10 8 (3.92%) SQL Developer
10 8 (3.92%) SQL Server Developer
10 8 (3.92%) Support Engineer
10 8 (3.92%) Technical Engineer
10 8 (3.92%) Technical Support
10 8 (3.92%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (13.73%) REST
2 26 (12.75%) Spring
3 21 (10.29%) RESTful
4 15 (7.35%) HTML
5 14 (6.86%) .NET
5 14 (6.86%) Node.js
6 13 (6.37%) .NET Framework
6 13 (6.37%) Web Services
7 12 (5.88%) AngularJS
8 11 (5.39%) Kafka
9 10 (4.90%) Middleware
9 10 (4.90%) React
10 9 (4.41%) J2EE
11 8 (3.92%) CSS
11 8 (3.92%) Hibernate
11 8 (3.92%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (3.43%) JSON
13 6 (2.94%) Gherkin
13 6 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (2.94%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.75%) Fintech
1 26 (12.75%) Greenfield Project
2 21 (10.29%) Mobile App
3 17 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (7.84%) User Experience
5 9 (4.41%) PMI
6 8 (3.92%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.47%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.47%) SWIFT
8 2 (0.98%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.98%) Clustering
8 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.49%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.49%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.49%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.49%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.82%) Windows
2 12 (5.88%) Linux
3 10 (4.90%) Windows 10
4 8 (3.92%) CentOS
4 8 (3.92%) Windows 7
4 8 (3.92%) Windows 8
4 8 (3.92%) Windows Server
5 7 (3.43%) Unix
6 6 (2.94%) Android
6 6 (2.94%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.49%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (28.43%) Problem-Solving
3 37 (18.14%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 33 (16.18%) Waterfall
6 32 (15.69%) Microservices
7 31 (15.20%) Risk Management
8 30 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 29 (14.22%) Project Management
9 29 (14.22%) SDLC
10 27 (13.24%) DevOps
10 27 (13.24%) Scrum
11 26 (12.75%) Continuous Improvement
12 22 (10.78%) Test Automation
13 21 (10.29%) Computer Science
13 21 (10.29%) OO
13 21 (10.29%) SOA
14 19 (9.31%) Mentoring
14 19 (9.31%) Root Cause Analysis
14 19 (9.31%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 60 (29.41%) Java
2 36 (17.65%) SQL
3 20 (9.80%) JavaScript
4 19 (9.31%) Python
5 12 (5.88%) C#
5 12 (5.88%) Java 8
6 7 (3.43%) PowerShell
6 7 (3.43%) Scala
7 6 (2.94%) C++
8 3 (1.47%) Perl
9 2 (0.98%) ABAP
9 2 (0.98%) C
9 2 (0.98%) Java 9
9 2 (0.98%) PHP
9 2 (0.98%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.49%) Groovy
10 1 (0.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (15.20%) Degree
2 17 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (4.41%) PMI Certification
4 6 (2.94%) ISEB
5 5 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.45%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.45%) PMP
6 4 (1.96%) CCNP
6 4 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.47%) CCIE
7 3 (1.47%) CCIP
7 3 (1.47%) CISA
7 3 (1.47%) CRISC
8 2 (0.98%) CISSP
8 2 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.49%) APMP
9 1 (0.49%) CISM
9 1 (0.49%) IIBA
9 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.90%) QA
2 7 (3.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.94%) SLA
4 5 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (1.47%) COBIT
5 3 (1.47%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.47%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.98%) GDPR
6 2 (0.98%) PSD2
7 1 (0.49%) Basel III
7 1 (0.49%) COREP
7 1 (0.49%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.49%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.49%) SEPA
System Software
1 9 (4.41%) Docker
2 5 (2.45%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.47%) Firmware
4 2 (0.98%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.98%) SCCM
3 1 (0.49%) Ambari
3 1 (0.49%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 29 (14.22%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.88%) Oracle
3 8 (3.92%) SAP
4 6 (2.94%) MuleSoft
5 4 (1.96%) Cisco
6 3 (1.47%) Juniper
6 3 (1.47%) Nokia
6 3 (1.47%) Tableau
7 1 (0.49%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.49%) Adobe
7 1 (0.49%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.49%) CA
7 1 (0.49%) Google
7 1 (0.49%) Pega
7 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.49%) Sybase
7 1 (0.49%) TOWER Software