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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 119 119
Rank change year-on-year -20 0  
Permanent jobs citing Banking 95 124 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.84% 2.01% 2.06%
As % of the General category 4.88% 5.34% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 74 106 98
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £77,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

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 1946 2322 2052
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 37.73% 37.73% 36.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1579 1706 1600
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Banking as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -2 53 £57,500 +4.54% 4
Warwickshire +20 16 £42,500 -22.72%
Coventry -1 15 £36,000 -17.71% 1
Dudley - 4 £57,500 -
West Bromwich +2 2 £50,750 -7.72%
Solihull -8 2 £22,500 -50.00%
Halesowen - 1 £26,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £25,000 -
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 111 (71.15%) Finance
2 53 (33.97%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (19.87%) Scrum
4 30 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
5 27 (17.31%) HTML
6 24 (15.38%) HTML5
7 22 (14.10%) Retail
8 21 (13.46%) Project Management
8 21 (13.46%) Java
8 21 (13.46%) CSS
9 20 (12.82%) C#
9 20 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (12.82%) Degree
10 18 (11.54%) Risk Management
10 18 (11.54%) ITIL
11 17 (10.90%) PRINCE2
11 17 (10.90%) QA
11 17 (10.90%) Asset Management
12 16 (10.26%) Business Analysis
12 16 (10.26%) CSS3
13 15 (9.62%) Performance Management
13 15 (9.62%) Marketing
13 15 (9.62%) Web Development
14 14 (8.97%) Use Case
14 14 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (8.97%) Games
14 14 (8.97%) Test Automation
15 13 (8.33%) Analytics
15 13 (8.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
15 13 (8.33%) Mobile Development

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 10 (6.41%) Apache Spark
2 9 (5.77%) Apache
3 6 (3.85%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.28%) CMS
4 2 (1.28%) SAS
5 1 (0.64%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.64%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.92%) Misys Equation
2 2 (1.28%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.92%) AdWords
2 3 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.92%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.64%) Apcera
3 1 (0.64%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.64%) Office 365
3 1 (0.64%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.85%) Firewall
1 6 (3.85%) WAN
2 5 (3.21%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.56%) BGP
3 4 (2.56%) Internet
3 4 (2.56%) LAN
3 4 (2.56%) OSPF
4 2 (1.28%) VLAN
4 2 (1.28%) VPN
5 1 (0.64%) DMZ
5 1 (0.64%) Intranet
5 1 (0.64%) Network Security
5 1 (0.64%) SAN
5 1 (0.64%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (0.64%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.64%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.41%) Big Data
1 10 (6.41%) Hadoop
2 7 (4.49%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.56%) MySQL
4 3 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.92%) Redis
5 2 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.28%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.64%) MS Access
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (5.13%) Selenium
2 7 (4.49%) JIRA
3 6 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.85%) JUnit
3 6 (3.85%) TestNG
4 5 (3.21%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.21%) JMeter
4 5 (3.21%) Robot Framework
4 5 (3.21%) Subversion
5 3 (1.92%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.64%) Gradle
6 1 (0.64%) Maven
6 1 (0.64%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 111 (71.15%) Finance
2 22 (14.10%) Retail
3 15 (9.62%) Marketing
4 14 (8.97%) Games
5 10 (6.41%) Retail Banking
5 10 (6.41%) Telecoms
6 7 (4.49%) Investment Banking
7 5 (3.21%) Legal
8 3 (1.92%) Law
9 1 (0.64%) Back Office
9 1 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.64%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 44 (28.21%) Analyst
2 40 (25.64%) Developer
3 26 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 19 (12.18%) Consultant
5 17 (10.90%) C# Developer
6 14 (8.97%) Asset Management Consultant
6 14 (8.97%) Management Consultant
6 14 (8.97%) Professional Services Consultant
6 14 (8.97%) Senior Consultant
6 14 (8.97%) Senior Management Consultant
6 14 (8.97%) Senior Professional Services Consultant
7 10 (6.41%) Java Developer
7 10 (6.41%) Project Manager
7 10 (6.41%) Test Analyst
8 9 (5.77%) Banking Analyst
9 8 (5.13%) Architect
9 8 (5.13%) Mid-Level C# Developer
9 8 (5.13%) QA Engineer
10 6 (3.85%) Junior
10 6 (3.85%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (17.31%) HTML
2 24 (15.38%) HTML5
3 21 (13.46%) CSS
4 16 (10.26%) CSS3
5 13 (8.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 9 (5.77%) AngularJS
7 8 (5.13%) jQuery
7 8 (5.13%) RESTful
8 7 (4.49%) .NET
9 4 (2.56%) J2EE
10 3 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (1.92%) beanstalkd
10 3 (1.92%) LAMP
10 3 (1.92%) Laravel
10 3 (1.92%) Web Services
11 2 (1.28%) Ajax
11 2 (1.28%) Angular 2
11 2 (1.28%) ASP.NET
11 2 (1.28%) React
11 2 (1.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.33%) Online Games
2 12 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.05%) User Experience
4 9 (5.77%) Data Centre
5 8 (5.13%) Fintech
5 8 (5.13%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.21%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (3.21%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.92%) AS400
8 3 (1.92%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.92%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (1.28%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.28%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.64%) Animation
10 1 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.64%) Derivative
10 1 (0.64%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.64%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.33%) Android
1 13 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.92%) Linux
2 3 (1.92%) Unix
2 3 (1.92%) Windows
3 1 (0.64%) Solaris
3 1 (0.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (33.97%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (19.87%) Scrum
3 30 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 21 (13.46%) Project Management
5 20 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (11.54%) ITIL
6 18 (11.54%) Risk Management
7 17 (10.90%) Asset Management
7 17 (10.90%) PRINCE2
8 16 (10.26%) Business Analysis
9 15 (9.62%) Performance Management
9 15 (9.62%) Web Development
10 14 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (8.97%) Test Automation
10 14 (8.97%) Use Case
11 13 (8.33%) Analytics
11 13 (8.33%) Mobile Development
12 12 (7.69%) Unit Testing
13 11 (7.05%) Presales
14 10 (6.41%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.46%) Java
2 20 (12.82%) C#
3 11 (7.05%) SQL
4 9 (5.77%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.21%) C
5 5 (3.21%) Scala
6 4 (2.56%) PHP
7 3 (1.92%) PHP 5
7 3 (1.92%) RPG
7 3 (1.92%) RPG IV
8 2 (1.28%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.28%) VBA
9 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.64%) Perl
9 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.64%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.64%) Python
9 1 (0.64%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (12.82%) Degree
2 9 (5.77%) ISTQB
3 6 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (3.85%) ISEB
4 5 (3.21%) CCNA
5 3 (1.92%) CCNP
5 3 (1.92%) PMP
6 2 (1.28%) CISA
6 2 (1.28%) CISSP
7 1 (0.64%) CCSA
7 1 (0.64%) CCSE
7 1 (0.64%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (0.64%) CISM
7 1 (0.64%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.64%) MBA
7 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.90%) QA
2 2 (1.28%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.28%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.28%) MiFID
2 2 (1.28%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.28%) SLA
3 1 (0.64%) COBIT
3 1 (0.64%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.64%) EMIR
3 1 (0.64%) FINRA
3 1 (0.64%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) Docker
1 1 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) Control-M
1 1 (0.64%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (0.64%) Kibana
1 1 (0.64%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 9 (5.77%) ServiceNow
2 8 (5.13%) IBM
3 6 (3.85%) hybris
3 6 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.56%) CheckPoint
4 4 (2.56%) Cisco
4 4 (2.56%) F5
4 4 (2.56%) Juniper
4 4 (2.56%) Oracle
5 3 (1.92%) Google
5 3 (1.92%) Misys
6 2 (1.28%) Pega
6 2 (1.28%) SAP
7 1 (0.64%) Adobe
7 1 (0.64%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.64%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.64%) McAfee
7 1 (0.64%) Sun
7 1 (0.64%) Wallstreet Suite
7 1 (0.64%) webMethods
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