The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retail Banking
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 229 230 204
Rank change year-on-year +1 -26  
Permanent jobs citing Retail Banking 3 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.058% 0.15% 0.42%
As % of the General category 0.15% 0.39% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 24
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.80% -4.54%  
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.00% -  

Retail 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

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail Banking in the West Midlands

Retail Banking
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Retail Banking in the West Midlands

Retail 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 Retail 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 +8 3 £40,000 -23.80%
Retail Banking
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Retail 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 Retail Banking.

1 10 (100.00%) Banking
1 10 (100.00%) Retail
2 6 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Misys Equation
4 3 (30.00%) AS400
4 3 (30.00%) RPG
4 3 (30.00%) Misys
4 3 (30.00%) RPG IV
4 3 (30.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (20.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) User Experience
5 2 (20.00%) RAD
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Process Management
5 2 (20.00%) Workflow
6 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) MiFID
6 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
6 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
6 1 (10.00%) Security Management
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (10.00%) Information Security

Retail 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Misys Equation
General
1 10 (100.00%) Banking
1 10 (100.00%) Retail
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Business Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Banking Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 3 (30.00%) RPG Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Business Process Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Business Process Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Credit Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Process Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Auditor
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) Information Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) AS400
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Process Management
3 2 (20.00%) RAD
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Internal Audit
4 1 (10.00%) IT Audit
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) RPG
1 3 (30.00%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CISA
1 1 (10.00%) CISM
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (10.00%) EMIR
1 1 (10.00%) MiFID
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Misys
2 1 (10.00%) Pega
2 1 (10.00%) Wallstreet Suite