The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Investment Banking
England / West Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 240 221
Rank change year-on-year +16 -19  
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 5 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.097% 0.096% 0.14%
As % of the General category 0.26% 0.25% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 8
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £56,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% +2.27%  

Investment 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 1928 2353 2063
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 37.45% 37.70% 35.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1559 1739 1630
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking in the West Midlands

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Investment Banking in the West Midlands

Investment Banking
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Investment Banking in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Investment Banking in the West Midlands

Investment 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 Investment Banking within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 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 +12 5 £57,500 -4.16%
Investment Banking
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Investment 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 Investment Banking.

1 6 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Legal
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) Gradle
5 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
5 1 (16.67%) Zurb Foundation
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (16.67%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (16.67%) EMIR
5 1 (16.67%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) User Experience
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
5 1 (16.67%) React
5 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 1 (16.67%) Fintech
5 1 (16.67%) Collateral Management
5 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit
5 1 (16.67%) Angular 2
5 1 (16.67%) Wireframes

Investment 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 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Gradle
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) TestNG
General
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) Front Office
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Auditor
2 1 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Banking Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) Angular 2
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) EJB
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) React
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (16.67%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Fintech
1 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Reference Data
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Collateral Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) E-Discovery
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
2 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (16.67%) EMIR
1 1 (16.67%) MiFID
1 1 (16.67%) QA
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Control-M
1 1 (16.67%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) F5
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
1 1 (16.67%) Sun
1 1 (16.67%) Wallstreet Suite