Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 146 160
Rank change year-on-year +20 +14 -33
Permanent jobs citing Banking 246 238 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.41% 2.09% 1.61%
As % of the General category 6.37% 5.42% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 213 198 148
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% -4.31%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £37,425
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +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 West Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3859 4395 4030
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 37.84% 38.57% 37.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3012 3392 3174
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,010 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.94% +4.02% -

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Banking in the West Midlands

Banking
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Banking in the West Midlands

Banking
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Banking in the West Midlands

Banking
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Birmingham +10 168 £57,500 -4.17% 4
Coventry +28 25 £40,000 +90.48% 3
Shropshire +7 21 £35,000 +40.00%
Warwickshire +12 13 £42,500 -15.00%
Staffordshire - 7 £35,000 - 1
Dudley - 4 £57,500 -
Solihull -9 2 £22,500 -39.19%
West Bromwich +1 1 £58,500 +46.25%
Wolverhampton - 1 £27,500 -
Halesowen - 1 £26,000 -
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Banking.

1 210 (85.37%) Finance
2 78 (31.71%) Analytics
3 72 (29.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 70 (28.46%) SQL
5 61 (24.80%) Infrastructure Management
6 43 (17.48%) QA
7 36 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (14.23%) SAS
8 35 (14.23%) Business Intelligence
9 34 (13.82%) JavaScript
9 34 (13.82%) Asset Management
9 34 (13.82%) Management Information System
10 33 (13.41%) Base SAS
10 33 (13.41%) Visual Analytics
10 33 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
10 33 (13.41%) SAS Visual Analytics
11 32 (13.01%) HTML
11 32 (13.01%) Java
12 31 (12.60%) Project Management
12 31 (12.60%) Marketing
13 30 (12.20%) RESTful
14 29 (11.79%) UML
14 29 (11.79%) Migration
14 29 (11.79%) TOGAF
14 29 (11.79%) Presales
15 28 (11.38%) Data Acquisition
15 28 (11.38%) Data Ingestion
15 28 (11.38%) Data Warehouse
15 28 (11.38%) CSS
15 28 (11.38%) ArchiMate

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West 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 35 (14.23%) SAS
2 19 (7.72%) JBoss
3 18 (7.32%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.63%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.22%) Apache
5 3 (1.22%) Confluence
5 3 (1.22%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.81%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (3.25%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.22%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.41%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.63%) Misys Equation
2 2 (0.81%) Actimize
2 2 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.41%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.41%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.41%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 26 (10.57%) Amazon AWS
1 26 (10.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.25%) AdWords
2 8 (3.25%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.22%) Office 365
4 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.41%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.07%) Firewall
1 10 (4.07%) Internet
2 7 (2.85%) WAN
3 5 (2.03%) OSPF
4 4 (1.63%) BGP
4 4 (1.63%) SMS
4 4 (1.63%) Structured Cabling
4 4 (1.63%) VLAN
4 4 (1.63%) WLAN
5 3 (1.22%) LAN
5 3 (1.22%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.22%) Unified Communications
5 3 (1.22%) VPN
6 2 (0.81%) DNS
6 2 (0.81%) Extranet
7 1 (0.41%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.41%) DHCP
7 1 (0.41%) DWDM
7 1 (0.41%) MPLS
7 1 (0.41%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (13.41%) Base SAS
1 33 (13.41%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 28 (11.38%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (8.13%) SQL Server
4 17 (6.91%) QlikView
5 16 (6.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 16 (6.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 9 (3.66%) MySQL
7 8 (3.25%) Redis
7 8 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 4 (1.63%) Qlik Sense
8 4 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.22%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.81%) Blockchain
10 2 (0.81%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.81%) KDB
10 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 24 (9.76%) Jenkins
2 22 (8.94%) Subversion
3 20 (8.13%) Bitbucket
3 20 (8.13%) JIRA
4 19 (7.72%) Maven
5 16 (6.50%) ProC
6 15 (6.10%) Git (software)
7 12 (4.88%) JMeter
7 12 (4.88%) Selenium
8 11 (4.47%) JUnit
8 11 (4.47%) TestNG
9 8 (3.25%) PHPUnit
9 8 (3.25%) TeamCity
10 7 (2.85%) Cucumber
10 7 (2.85%) JBehave
10 7 (2.85%) SoapUI
10 7 (2.85%) WebDriver
11 5 (2.03%) Eclipse
11 5 (2.03%) IntelliJ
11 5 (2.03%) WATIR
General
1 210 (85.37%) Finance
2 31 (12.60%) Marketing
3 16 (6.50%) Financial Institution
3 16 (6.50%) Retail
4 15 (6.10%) Investment Banking
5 13 (5.28%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.25%) Retail Banking
7 6 (2.44%) Front Office
8 3 (1.22%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.81%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.81%) International Banking
10 1 (0.41%) Games
10 1 (0.41%) Law
10 1 (0.41%) Legal
10 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 52 (21.14%) Developer
2 47 (19.11%) Consultant
3 39 (15.85%) Architect
4 38 (15.45%) Analyst
5 33 (13.41%) SAS Consultant
6 28 (11.38%) Data Architect
6 28 (11.38%) Infrastructure Architect
6 28 (11.38%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 28 (11.38%) Senior Architect
6 28 (11.38%) Senior Data Architect
6 28 (11.38%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
6 28 (11.38%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 28 (11.38%) Solutions Architect
7 22 (8.94%) Senior Consultant
8 18 (7.32%) QA Engineer
9 17 (6.91%) Analytics Consultant
9 17 (6.91%) Project Manager
9 17 (6.91%) Visual Analytics Consultant
10 16 (6.50%) Business Analyst
10 16 (6.50%) Senior SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (13.01%) HTML
2 30 (12.20%) RESTful
3 28 (11.38%) CSS
4 18 (7.32%) .NET
5 12 (4.88%) XML
6 11 (4.47%) jQuery
6 11 (4.47%) Spring
7 10 (4.07%) HTML5
8 9 (3.66%) CSS3
8 9 (3.66%) Java EE
8 9 (3.66%) JMS
8 9 (3.66%) Laravel
8 9 (3.66%) MyFaces
8 9 (3.66%) Web Services
9 8 (3.25%) beanstalkd
9 8 (3.25%) LAMP
10 7 (2.85%) Apache Flex
10 7 (2.85%) Gherkin
11 6 (2.44%) EJB 3.0
11 6 (2.44%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.82%) Management Information System
2 33 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (7.72%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.07%) User Experience
5 8 (3.25%) Fintech
6 7 (2.85%) Algorithms
6 7 (2.85%) Reference Data
7 5 (2.03%) NHS
8 4 (1.63%) AS400
8 4 (1.63%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.63%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.22%) Credit Risk
9 3 (1.22%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.22%) Derivative
9 3 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.22%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (1.22%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.81%) Equities
10 2 (0.81%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.94%) Unix
2 12 (4.88%) Linux
2 12 (4.88%) Windows
3 1 (0.41%) Android
3 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (31.71%) Analytics
2 72 (29.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 61 (24.80%) Infrastructure Management
4 36 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (14.23%) Business Intelligence
6 34 (13.82%) Asset Management
7 33 (13.41%) Visual Analytics
8 31 (12.60%) Project Management
9 29 (11.79%) Migration
9 29 (11.79%) Presales
9 29 (11.79%) TOGAF
9 29 (11.79%) UML
10 28 (11.38%) ArchiMate
10 28 (11.38%) Data Acquisition
10 28 (11.38%) Data Ingestion
10 28 (11.38%) Data Integration
10 28 (11.38%) Data Migration
10 28 (11.38%) Test Automation
11 26 (10.57%) Mentoring
12 18 (7.32%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (28.46%) SQL
2 34 (13.82%) JavaScript
3 32 (13.01%) Java
4 17 (6.91%) C#
5 16 (6.50%) PHP
5 16 (6.50%) PROC SQL
5 16 (6.50%) SAS Macro
6 11 (4.47%) Python
7 10 (4.07%) Perl
7 10 (4.07%) XPath
8 8 (3.25%) PHP 5
9 7 (2.85%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.03%) VBA
11 4 (1.63%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.63%) RPG
11 4 (1.63%) RPG IV
12 3 (1.22%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.81%) C
13 2 (0.81%) VB
13 2 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (11.38%) Degree
2 15 (6.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.85%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.44%) CCNA
4 6 (2.44%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.63%) CCNP
6 3 (1.22%) PMP
7 2 (0.81%) ISEB
8 1 (0.41%) CCDP
8 1 (0.41%) CISA
8 1 (0.41%) CISSP
8 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (17.48%) QA
2 6 (2.44%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.81%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.41%) COBIT
4 1 (0.41%) FINRA
4 1 (0.41%) GDPR
4 1 (0.41%) MiFID
4 1 (0.41%) PMO
4 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.85%) Docker
2 3 (1.22%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (0.81%) XenApp
3 2 (0.81%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.41%) HDFS
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.81%) ITRS Geneos
1 2 (0.81%) Nagios
1 2 (0.81%) Netcool
2 1 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.41%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (0.41%) Kibana
2 1 (0.41%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (10.16%) Google
2 23 (9.35%) Oracle
3 22 (8.94%) Microsoft
4 17 (6.91%) Tableau
5 8 (3.25%) Cisco
6 5 (2.03%) Misys
6 5 (2.03%) SAP
7 4 (1.63%) CheckPoint
7 4 (1.63%) F5
7 4 (1.63%) Juniper
7 4 (1.63%) Sybase
8 3 (1.22%) HP
8 3 (1.22%) hybris
8 3 (1.22%) IBM
8 3 (1.22%) Informatica
8 3 (1.22%) Reuters
9 2 (0.81%) Adobe
9 2 (0.81%) Citrix
9 2 (0.81%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.81%) VMware