Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 203 139 129
Rank change year-on-year -64 -10 +67
Permanent jobs citing Banking 70 200 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.90% 2.05% 2.24%
As % of the General category 2.66% 5.56% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 65 174 213
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% - +14.58%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 West Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,636 3,600 4,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 33.97% 36.95% 38.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,925 2,754 3,163
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% -
10th Percentile £25,600 £24,075 £26,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,950 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +4.00%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 -74 37 £50,000 -9.09% 9
Solihull +23 13 £51,250 +127.78% 3
Coventry +19 9 £46,250 -
Wolverhampton +20 5 £57,500 +109.09%
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Banking.

1 41 (58.57%) Finance
2 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
3 11 (15.71%) Risk Management
3 11 (15.71%) SDLC
4 10 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 10 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 10 (14.29%) Windows
4 10 (14.29%) Linux
5 9 (12.86%) Middleware
5 9 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (12.86%) TOGAF
5 9 (12.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (11.43%) Kafka
6 8 (11.43%) Windows 8
6 8 (11.43%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (11.43%) CentOS
6 8 (11.43%) Windows 7
6 8 (11.43%) MongoDB
6 8 (11.43%) NoSQL
6 8 (11.43%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (11.43%) Windows Server
6 8 (11.43%) Apache NiFi
6 8 (11.43%) Data Management
6 8 (11.43%) Investment Banking
6 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.43%) Use Case
6 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
7 7 (10.00%) PMI
7 7 (10.00%) PMI Certification
7 7 (10.00%) Retail

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 8 (11.43%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.86%) SAS
3 1 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (5.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.86%) SPSS
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) BGP
1 3 (4.29%) EIGRP
1 3 (4.29%) Ethernet
1 3 (4.29%) MPLS
1 3 (4.29%) OSPF
1 3 (4.29%) SDH
1 3 (4.29%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) MongoDB
1 8 (11.43%) NoSQL
1 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.86%) QlikView
2 2 (2.86%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Axure RP
2 2 (2.86%) CircleCI
2 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
General
1 41 (58.57%) Finance
2 8 (11.43%) Investment Banking
3 7 (10.00%) Retail
4 4 (5.71%) Brand Awareness
5 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (24.29%) Analyst
2 11 (15.71%) Architect
3 10 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 8 (11.43%) Senior Support Engineer
4 8 (11.43%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 8 (11.43%) Senior Technical Support
4 8 (11.43%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
4 8 (11.43%) Support Engineer
4 8 (11.43%) Technical Engineer
4 8 (11.43%) Technical Manager
4 8 (11.43%) Technical Support
4 8 (11.43%) Technical Support Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Designer
6 5 (7.14%) Team Leader
6 5 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
6 5 (7.14%) UX Designer
7 4 (5.71%) Security Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.86%) Middleware
2 8 (11.43%) Apache NiFi
2 8 (11.43%) Kafka
2 8 (11.43%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (2.86%) Django
3 2 (2.86%) HTML
3 2 (2.86%) Vue.js
4 1 (1.43%) .NET
4 1 (1.43%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.43%) React
4 1 (1.43%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (10.00%) PMI
2 5 (7.14%) User Experience
3 2 (2.86%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.29%) Linux
1 10 (14.29%) Windows
1 10 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 8 (11.43%) CentOS
2 8 (11.43%) Windows 7
2 8 (11.43%) Windows 8
2 8 (11.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.71%) Risk Management
1 11 (15.71%) SDLC
2 10 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 9 (12.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (12.86%) TOGAF
4 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.43%) Data Management
4 8 (11.43%) Use Case
5 7 (10.00%) Analytics
5 7 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 5 (7.14%) Heuristic Analysis
6 5 (7.14%) Persona Development
6 5 (7.14%) Personalization
6 5 (7.14%) Programme Delivery
6 5 (7.14%) Project Management
6 5 (7.14%) Prototyping
6 5 (7.14%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 5 (7.14%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.29%) Perl
2 2 (2.86%) Java
2 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.86%) Python
3 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.71%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) PMP
2 4 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (4.29%) CCIE
3 3 (4.29%) CCIP
3 3 (4.29%) CCNP
3 3 (4.29%) ISEB
3 3 (4.29%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.86%) CISA
4 2 (2.86%) CRISC
5 1 (1.43%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (1.43%) CEH
5 1 (1.43%) CISM
5 1 (1.43%) CISSP
5 1 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.43%) IIBA
5 1 (1.43%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) PCI DSS
1 4 (5.71%) SLA
2 2 (2.86%) COBIT
2 2 (2.86%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.86%) GDPR
2 2 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.86%) PSD2
3 1 (1.43%) ISO 22301
3 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Firmware
2 1 (1.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.29%) Cisco
2 3 (4.29%) Juniper
2 3 (4.29%) Nokia
3 2 (2.86%) Tableau
4 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.43%) SAP