Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 221 129 143
Rank change year-on-year -92 +14 +19
Permanent jobs citing Banking 78 240 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.92% 2.35% 2.05%
As % of the General category 2.58% 6.25% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 69 207 198
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £55,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% -1.35% +11.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £74,500 £70,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £64,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +0.78% +3.20% +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 3,021 3,838 4,500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 35.57% 37.59% 38.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2,248 3,005 3,464
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -2.44% -3.53%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +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 15 November 2018.

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 15 November 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
Birmingham -92 35 £45,000 -25.00% 15
Solihull +18 17 £55,000 +144.44% 3
Coventry -3 10 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Wolverhampton - 6 £57,500 - 2
Staffordshire +25 5 £20,500 -41.43%
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Banking.

1 57 (73.08%) Finance
2 19 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (20.51%) Microsoft
4 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 11 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (14.10%) Linux
6 10 (12.82%) Microsoft Excel
6 10 (12.82%) Games
6 10 (12.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 9 (11.54%) Windows
7 9 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (10.26%) SDLC
8 8 (10.26%) JavaScript
8 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
8 8 (10.26%) TOGAF
8 8 (10.26%) Integration Testing
9 7 (8.97%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (8.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (8.97%) SQL
10 6 (7.69%) Java
10 6 (7.69%) PRINCE2
10 6 (7.69%) ISEB
10 6 (7.69%) Project Management
10 6 (7.69%) Management Information System
10 6 (7.69%) Software Testing
10 6 (7.69%) Data Management
10 6 (7.69%) Waterfall
10 6 (7.69%) Windows 10
10 6 (7.69%) Windows Server
10 6 (7.69%) Problem-Solving

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 4 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.85%) CMS
2 3 (3.85%) IIS
2 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.28%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (12.82%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (12.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Office 365
2 2 (2.56%) SaaS
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.28%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) SSL
2 1 (1.28%) BGP
2 1 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.28%) Cisco Firepower
2 1 (1.28%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.28%) DHCP
2 1 (1.28%) DNS
2 1 (1.28%) EIGRP
2 1 (1.28%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.28%) Firewall
2 1 (1.28%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.28%) MPLS
2 1 (1.28%) Network Security
2 1 (1.28%) OSPF
2 1 (1.28%) SDH
2 1 (1.28%) VPLS
2 1 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.41%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.13%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.28%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.28%) Big Data
6 1 (1.28%) Impala
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.28%) QlikView
6 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.28%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) CircleCI
1 5 (6.41%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.13%) Axure RP
3 2 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 57 (73.08%) Finance
2 10 (12.82%) Games
3 5 (6.41%) Retail
4 4 (5.13%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.13%) Legal
4 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.85%) Law
5 3 (3.85%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.56%) French Language
7 1 (1.28%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.28%) Front Office
7 1 (1.28%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (33.33%) Analyst
2 13 (16.67%) Architect
3 12 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 11 (14.10%) Project Manager
5 6 (7.69%) Technical Manager
5 6 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) Digital Architect
6 5 (6.41%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Technical Project Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Data Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Graduate
7 4 (5.13%) Graduate Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) IT Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.13%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Technical Support
7 4 (5.13%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.41%) Django
1 5 (6.41%) HTML
1 5 (6.41%) RabbitMQ
1 5 (6.41%) Vue.js
2 4 (5.13%) AngularJS
2 4 (5.13%) Kafka
2 4 (5.13%) Middleware
2 4 (5.13%) React
3 3 (3.85%) .NET
3 3 (3.85%) .NET Framework
3 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.85%) CSS
3 3 (3.85%) Entity Framework
3 3 (3.85%) jQuery
3 3 (3.85%) JSON
3 3 (3.85%) LINQ
3 3 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (3.85%) WCF
3 3 (3.85%) Web Services
4 1 (1.28%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.41%) PMI
4 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.13%) User Experience
5 1 (1.28%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.28%) Fintech
5 1 (1.28%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.10%) Linux
2 9 (11.54%) Windows
3 6 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 6 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.41%) Unix
5 4 (5.13%) CentOS
5 4 (5.13%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.13%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (10.26%) Integration Testing
3 8 (10.26%) SDLC
3 8 (10.26%) TOGAF
4 7 (8.97%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (7.69%) Data Management
5 6 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 6 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (7.69%) Project Management
5 6 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 6 (7.69%) Waterfall
6 5 (6.41%) Analytics
6 5 (6.41%) Business Analysis
6 5 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (6.41%) Critical Thinking
6 5 (6.41%) Defect Management
6 5 (6.41%) Front End Development
6 5 (6.41%) Risk Management
6 5 (6.41%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.26%) JavaScript
2 7 (8.97%) SQL
3 6 (7.69%) Java
4 5 (6.41%) Python
5 3 (3.85%) C#
5 3 (3.85%) VB
5 3 (3.85%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.28%) C
6 1 (1.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (7.69%) ISEB
2 5 (6.41%) Degree
2 5 (6.41%) ISTQB
2 5 (6.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (6.41%) PMI Certification
3 4 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.13%) PMP
3 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (3.85%) CISA
4 3 (3.85%) CRISC
5 2 (2.56%) CCNP
6 1 (1.28%) CCDA
6 1 (1.28%) CCIE
6 1 (1.28%) CCIP
6 1 (1.28%) CCNA
6 1 (1.28%) HNC
6 1 (1.28%) HND
6 1 (1.28%) IIBA
6 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) COBIT
1 3 (3.85%) ISO 9001
1 3 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.56%) QA
3 1 (1.28%) ISO 22301
3 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) Docker
2 3 (3.85%) Firmware
3 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) SCCM
2 1 (1.28%) Ambari
Vendors
1 16 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.85%) Cisco
2 3 (3.85%) LexisNexis
3 2 (2.56%) Fortinet
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle
3 2 (2.56%) VMware
4 1 (1.28%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.28%) Dell
4 1 (1.28%) EMC
4 1 (1.28%) Google
4 1 (1.28%) Juniper
4 1 (1.28%) Kaspersky
4 1 (1.28%) Nokia
4 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.28%) SAP
4 1 (1.28%) Sybase
4 1 (1.28%) Tableau
4 1 (1.28%) Twitter