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

Banking
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 139 156
Rank change year-on-year +13 +17 -32
Permanent jobs citing Banking 241 239 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.44% 2.03% 1.69%
As % of the General category 6.49% 5.24% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 204 197 159
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £35,800
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £75,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% 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 3713 4560 4100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 37.63% 38.68% 36.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2928 3462 3246
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% -4.71% +1.19%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,525 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 21 October 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 October 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 +6 161 £60,000 +4.35% 2
Coventry +23 29 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Shropshire +1 18 £35,000 +40.00%
Warwickshire +20 16 £42,500 -15.00%
Staffordshire - 5 £35,000 - 1
Dudley - 4 £57,500 -
West Bromwich -6 2 £69,250 +25.91%
Solihull -9 2 £22,500 -52.63%
Halesowen - 1 £26,000 - 1
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 202 (83.82%) Finance
2 78 (32.37%) Analytics
3 71 (29.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 61 (25.31%) Infrastructure Management
5 57 (23.65%) SQL
6 40 (16.60%) QA
7 38 (15.77%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (15.35%) Asset Management
9 35 (14.52%) Project Management
9 35 (14.52%) SAS
10 34 (14.11%) Management Information System
11 33 (13.69%) Business Intelligence
11 33 (13.69%) JavaScript
11 33 (13.69%) Base SAS
11 33 (13.69%) Visual Analytics
11 33 (13.69%) Presales
11 33 (13.69%) SAS Visual Analytics
12 32 (13.28%) HTML
13 30 (12.45%) Java
13 30 (12.45%) Migration
13 30 (12.45%) Marketing
14 29 (12.03%) Degree
14 29 (12.03%) RESTful
14 29 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
14 29 (12.03%) TOGAF
14 29 (12.03%) UML
15 28 (11.62%) Data Warehouse
15 28 (11.62%) CSS
15 28 (11.62%) ArchiMate
15 28 (11.62%) Data Migration

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 (14.52%) SAS
2 18 (7.47%) JBoss
3 17 (7.05%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.66%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.24%) Apache
5 3 (1.24%) Confluence
5 3 (1.24%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.83%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.41%) CMS
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (2.07%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.24%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
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 (1.66%) Misys Equation
2 2 (0.83%) Actimize
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 (10.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (10.37%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.32%) AdWords
3 8 (3.32%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.24%) Office 365
5 2 (0.83%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.41%) Apcera
6 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.56%) Firewall
1 11 (4.56%) Internet
2 8 (3.32%) WAN
3 6 (2.49%) OSPF
4 5 (2.07%) BGP
4 5 (2.07%) VLAN
5 4 (1.66%) Structured Cabling
5 4 (1.66%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.66%) VPN
5 4 (1.66%) WLAN
6 3 (1.24%) LAN
6 3 (1.24%) SMS
6 3 (1.24%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.83%) DNS
7 2 (0.83%) Extranet
7 2 (0.83%) Network Security
8 1 (0.41%) DMZ
8 1 (0.41%) DWDM
8 1 (0.41%) Intranet
8 1 (0.41%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (13.69%) Base SAS
1 33 (13.69%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 28 (11.62%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (7.88%) SQL Server
4 17 (7.05%) QlikView
5 16 (6.64%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 16 (6.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 9 (3.73%) MySQL
7 8 (3.32%) Redis
8 5 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.66%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (1.66%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 4 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.24%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.83%) Blockchain
11 2 (0.83%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (0.41%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (9.13%) Jenkins
2 21 (8.71%) JIRA
2 21 (8.71%) Subversion
3 19 (7.88%) Bitbucket
4 17 (7.05%) Maven
5 16 (6.64%) ProC
6 15 (6.22%) Git (software)
7 12 (4.98%) JUnit
7 12 (4.98%) TestNG
8 11 (4.56%) JMeter
8 11 (4.56%) Selenium
9 8 (3.32%) PHPUnit
10 7 (2.90%) TeamCity
11 6 (2.49%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.49%) JBehave
11 6 (2.49%) SoapUI
11 6 (2.49%) WebDriver
12 4 (1.66%) Eclipse
12 4 (1.66%) IntelliJ
12 4 (1.66%) WATIR
General
1 202 (83.82%) Finance
2 30 (12.45%) Marketing
3 15 (6.22%) Retail
4 14 (5.81%) Financial Institution
5 12 (4.98%) Investment Banking
6 11 (4.56%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.49%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.66%) Front Office
9 2 (0.83%) Law
9 2 (0.83%) Legal
10 1 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.41%) Games
10 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 47 (19.50%) Developer
2 44 (18.26%) Consultant
3 40 (16.60%) Architect
4 37 (15.35%) Analyst
5 33 (13.69%) SAS Consultant
6 28 (11.62%) Data Architect
6 28 (11.62%) Infrastructure Architect
6 28 (11.62%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 28 (11.62%) Senior Architect
6 28 (11.62%) Senior Data Architect
6 28 (11.62%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
6 28 (11.62%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 28 (11.62%) Solutions Architect
7 25 (10.37%) Senior Consultant
8 19 (7.88%) Business Analyst
9 17 (7.05%) Analytics Consultant
9 17 (7.05%) Visual Analytics Consultant
10 16 (6.64%) Project Manager
10 16 (6.64%) Senior SAS Consultant
11 14 (5.81%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (13.28%) HTML
2 29 (12.03%) RESTful
3 28 (11.62%) CSS
4 20 (8.30%) .NET
5 11 (4.56%) jQuery
5 11 (4.56%) Spring
6 10 (4.15%) HTML5
6 10 (4.15%) Java EE
6 10 (4.15%) XML
7 9 (3.73%) MyFaces
8 8 (3.32%) beanstalkd
8 8 (3.32%) CSS3
8 8 (3.32%) LAMP
8 8 (3.32%) Laravel
8 8 (3.32%) Web Services
9 7 (2.90%) Apache Flex
9 7 (2.90%) EJB
10 6 (2.49%) EJB 3.0
10 6 (2.49%) Hibernate
10 6 (2.49%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.11%) Management Information System
2 29 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (8.30%) Computer Science
4 15 (6.22%) User Experience
5 7 (2.90%) Algorithms
5 7 (2.90%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.49%) Fintech
7 4 (1.66%) AS400
7 4 (1.66%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.66%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (1.66%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.24%) NHS
8 3 (1.24%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.83%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.83%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.83%) Social Media
9 2 (0.83%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.41%) Clustering
10 1 (0.41%) iPad
10 1 (0.41%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.05%) Unix
2 10 (4.15%) Linux
3 9 (3.73%) Windows
4 1 (0.41%) Android
4 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (32.37%) Analytics
2 71 (29.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 61 (25.31%) Infrastructure Management
4 38 (15.77%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (15.35%) Asset Management
6 35 (14.52%) Project Management
7 33 (13.69%) Business Intelligence
7 33 (13.69%) Presales
7 33 (13.69%) Visual Analytics
8 30 (12.45%) Migration
9 29 (12.03%) TOGAF
9 29 (12.03%) UML
10 28 (11.62%) ArchiMate
10 28 (11.62%) Data Acquisition
10 28 (11.62%) Data Ingestion
10 28 (11.62%) Data Integration
10 28 (11.62%) Data Migration
11 24 (9.96%) Test Automation
12 23 (9.54%) Mentoring
13 19 (7.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (23.65%) SQL
2 33 (13.69%) JavaScript
3 30 (12.45%) Java
4 18 (7.47%) C#
5 16 (6.64%) PROC SQL
5 16 (6.64%) SAS Macro
6 15 (6.22%) PHP
7 11 (4.56%) Python
8 10 (4.15%) XPath
9 9 (3.73%) Perl
10 8 (3.32%) PHP 5
11 7 (2.90%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.66%) RPG
12 4 (1.66%) RPG IV
13 3 (1.24%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.83%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.83%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.83%) R
14 2 (0.83%) VB
14 2 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (12.03%) Degree
2 13 (5.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (3.32%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.49%) CCNA
4 6 (2.49%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.66%) CCNP
6 2 (0.83%) ISEB
6 2 (0.83%) PMP
7 1 (0.41%) CCDP
7 1 (0.41%) CCSA
7 1 (0.41%) CCSE
7 1 (0.41%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (0.41%) CISA
7 1 (0.41%) CISSP
7 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (16.60%) QA
2 2 (0.83%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.83%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.41%) COBIT
3 1 (0.41%) FINRA
3 1 (0.41%) GDPR
3 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.41%) MiFID
3 1 (0.41%) PMO
3 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (3.32%) Docker
2 3 (1.24%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (0.83%) XenApp
3 2 (0.83%) 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 1 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.41%) Jamf Pro
1 1 (0.41%) Kibana
1 1 (0.41%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (9.13%) Google
2 19 (7.88%) Oracle
3 18 (7.47%) Microsoft
4 17 (7.05%) Tableau
5 9 (3.73%) Cisco
6 6 (2.49%) ServiceNow
7 5 (2.07%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.07%) Juniper
7 5 (2.07%) Misys
7 5 (2.07%) SAP
8 4 (1.66%) F5
8 4 (1.66%) IBM
9 3 (1.24%) HP
9 3 (1.24%) hybris
9 3 (1.24%) Reuters
9 3 (1.24%) Sybase
10 2 (0.83%) Adobe
10 2 (0.83%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.83%) Citrix
10 2 (0.83%) VMware