Period
to 21 August 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 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 142 125
Rank change year-on-year -13 -17 -13
Permanent jobs citing Banking 191 235 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.92% 1.97% 2.01%
As % of the General category 5.17% 5.11% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 158 189 181
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - -

Banking is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3691 4598 4041
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 37.04% 38.47% 36.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2937 3457 3150
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - -

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 21 August 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 August 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 -2 130 £55,000 - 5
Warwickshire +35 22 £42,500 -22.73%
Coventry +20 22 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Shropshire -18 4 £28,500 +14.00%
Dudley - 4 £57,500 -
West Bromwich -2 3 £58,500 +6.36%
Solihull -19 2 £22,500 -51.35%
Staffordshire - 1 £25,000 -
Halesowen - 1 £26,000 -
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 145 (75.92%) Finance
2 48 (25.13%) Analytics
3 43 (22.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (20.42%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (19.37%) Infrastructure Management
6 36 (18.85%) Business Intelligence
7 33 (17.28%) Project Management
7 33 (17.28%) Asset Management
8 27 (14.14%) Presales
9 26 (13.61%) SQL
10 25 (13.09%) Management Information System
10 25 (13.09%) Scrum
11 24 (12.57%) Degree
12 22 (11.52%) HTML
13 21 (10.99%) Migration
13 21 (10.99%) User Acceptance Testing
14 20 (10.47%) Data Integration
14 20 (10.47%) Marketing
14 20 (10.47%) Java
14 20 (10.47%) CSS
14 20 (10.47%) PRINCE2
14 20 (10.47%) SAS
15 19 (9.95%) Data Warehouse
15 19 (9.95%) UML
15 19 (9.95%) ITIL
15 19 (9.95%) TOGAF
15 19 (9.95%) Data Migration
15 19 (9.95%) ArchiMate
15 19 (9.95%) Data Acquisition
15 19 (9.95%) Data Ingestion

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 20 (10.47%) SAS
2 7 (3.66%) JBoss
2 7 (3.66%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.66%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.57%) Apache
4 2 (1.05%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.05%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.52%) CMS
5 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (2.09%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.52%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.09%) Misys Equation
2 2 (1.05%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.19%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.57%) AdWords
3 3 (1.57%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.05%) Office 365
4 2 (1.05%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.52%) Apcera
5 1 (0.52%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.76%) Firewall
2 8 (4.19%) WAN
3 5 (2.62%) BGP
3 5 (2.62%) OSPF
3 5 (2.62%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.09%) Internet
4 4 (2.09%) LAN
4 4 (2.09%) VLAN
5 3 (1.57%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (1.57%) VPN
5 3 (1.57%) WLAN
6 2 (1.05%) Network Security
6 2 (1.05%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.52%) DMZ
7 1 (0.52%) DNS
7 1 (0.52%) Extranet
7 1 (0.52%) Intranet
7 1 (0.52%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.52%) Skype
7 1 (0.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.95%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (9.42%) Base SAS
2 18 (9.42%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 10 (5.24%) QlikView
4 8 (4.19%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 8 (4.19%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 8 (4.19%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (1.57%) MySQL
5 3 (1.57%) Redis
5 3 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.05%) Big Data
6 2 (1.05%) Blockchain
6 2 (1.05%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (5.76%) Jenkins
2 9 (4.71%) JIRA
3 8 (4.19%) JUnit
3 8 (4.19%) ProC
3 8 (4.19%) Subversion
3 8 (4.19%) TestNG
4 7 (3.66%) JMeter
4 7 (3.66%) Selenium
5 6 (3.14%) Maven
6 5 (2.62%) Bitbucket
6 5 (2.62%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.57%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.05%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.05%) JBehave
8 2 (1.05%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.05%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.05%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.52%) Rational Performance Tester
9 1 (0.52%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.52%) WATIR
General
1 145 (75.92%) Finance
2 20 (10.47%) Marketing
3 18 (9.42%) Retail
4 13 (6.81%) Games
5 11 (5.76%) Investment Banking
5 11 (5.76%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.62%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.62%) Legal
7 4 (2.09%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.57%) Law
9 2 (1.05%) Front Office
10 1 (0.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (20.42%) Analyst
2 35 (18.32%) Developer
3 33 (17.28%) Consultant
4 26 (13.61%) Architect
5 22 (11.52%) Business Analyst
5 22 (11.52%) Senior Consultant
6 19 (9.95%) Data Architect
6 19 (9.95%) Infrastructure Architect
6 19 (9.95%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 19 (9.95%) Senior Architect
6 19 (9.95%) Senior Data Architect
6 19 (9.95%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
6 19 (9.95%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 19 (9.95%) Solutions Architect
7 18 (9.42%) SAS Consultant
8 14 (7.33%) C# Developer
8 14 (7.33%) Management Consultant
8 14 (7.33%) Professional Services Consultant
8 14 (7.33%) Senior Management Consultant
8 14 (7.33%) Senior Professional Services Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.52%) HTML
2 20 (10.47%) CSS
3 16 (8.38%) HTML5
4 15 (7.85%) CSS3
5 12 (6.28%) RESTful
5 12 (6.28%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 8 (4.19%) .NET
7 5 (2.62%) Java EE
7 5 (2.62%) jQuery
8 4 (2.09%) XML
9 3 (1.57%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (1.57%) beanstalkd
9 3 (1.57%) EJB
9 3 (1.57%) LAMP
9 3 (1.57%) Laravel
9 3 (1.57%) MyFaces
9 3 (1.57%) Spring
9 3 (1.57%) Web Services
10 2 (1.05%) AngularJS
10 2 (1.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.09%) Management Information System
2 17 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (7.85%) Computer Science
4 12 (6.28%) Online Games
4 12 (6.28%) User Experience
5 10 (5.24%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.14%) Fintech
7 5 (2.62%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (2.09%) AS400
8 4 (2.09%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.57%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.05%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.05%) Fixed Income
10 2 (1.05%) Social Media
11 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.52%) Derivative
11 1 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.52%) NHS
11 1 (0.52%) RSA SecurID
11 1 (0.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.81%) Android
1 13 (6.81%) Apple iOS
2 9 (4.71%) Unix
3 6 (3.14%) Linux
4 4 (2.09%) Windows
5 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.52%) Solaris
5 1 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (25.13%) Analytics
2 43 (22.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 39 (20.42%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (19.37%) Infrastructure Management
5 36 (18.85%) Business Intelligence
6 33 (17.28%) Asset Management
6 33 (17.28%) Project Management
7 27 (14.14%) Presales
8 25 (13.09%) Scrum
9 21 (10.99%) Migration
9 21 (10.99%) User Acceptance Testing
10 20 (10.47%) Data Integration
10 20 (10.47%) PRINCE2
11 19 (9.95%) ArchiMate
11 19 (9.95%) Data Acquisition
11 19 (9.95%) Data Ingestion
11 19 (9.95%) Data Migration
11 19 (9.95%) ITIL
11 19 (9.95%) TOGAF
11 19 (9.95%) UML
Programming Languages
1 26 (13.61%) SQL
2 20 (10.47%) Java
3 18 (9.42%) C#
4 11 (5.76%) JavaScript
5 8 (4.19%) PROC SQL
5 8 (4.19%) SAS Macro
6 5 (2.62%) C
6 5 (2.62%) Perl
6 5 (2.62%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.09%) PHP
7 4 (2.09%) Python
7 4 (2.09%) RPG
7 4 (2.09%) RPG IV
8 3 (1.57%) PHP 5
8 3 (1.57%) XPath
9 2 (1.05%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.05%) VB
9 2 (1.05%) VBA
10 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (12.57%) Degree
2 9 (4.71%) ISTQB
3 8 (4.19%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.66%) CCNA
5 5 (2.62%) ISEB
6 4 (2.09%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.57%) CCNP
8 2 (1.05%) PMP
9 1 (0.52%) CCSA
9 1 (0.52%) CCSE
9 1 (0.52%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (0.52%) CISA
9 1 (0.52%) CISSP
9 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.85%) QA
2 2 (1.05%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.05%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.05%) SLA
3 1 (0.52%) COBIT
3 1 (0.52%) FINRA
3 1 (0.52%) MiFID
3 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.52%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (1.05%) Docker
1 2 (1.05%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.52%) vSphere
2 1 (0.52%) XenApp
2 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Control-M
1 1 (0.52%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (0.52%) Jamf Pro
1 1 (0.52%) Kibana
1 1 (0.52%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (0.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (5.24%) Oracle
1 10 (5.24%) Tableau
2 9 (4.71%) IBM
2 9 (4.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.71%) ServiceNow
3 7 (3.66%) Cisco
3 7 (3.66%) hybris
4 5 (2.62%) CheckPoint
4 5 (2.62%) F5
4 5 (2.62%) Juniper
4 5 (2.62%) Misys
5 4 (2.09%) Google
6 3 (1.57%) SAP
7 2 (1.05%) Sybase
8 1 (0.52%) Adobe
8 1 (0.52%) Apple
8 1 (0.52%) Dell
8 1 (0.52%) HP
8 1 (0.52%) Sage
8 1 (0.52%) Unisys