The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 7 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Banking 18 69 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 14.29% 29.36% 55.63%
As % of the General category 17.48% 38.33% 67.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 58 215
Average salary £72,500 £82,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £61,750 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £96,000 £110,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Banking
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

General Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
103 180 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 81.75% 76.60% 82.63%
Number of salaries quoted 92 166 303
Average salary £70,000 £85,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £58,200 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Banking across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Banking
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Banking across the Canary Wharf region.

Banking Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Banking
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Banking across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Banking Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Banking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Banking.

1 22 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Law
2 8 (24.24%) Investment Banking
3 7 (21.21%) Risk Management
3 7 (21.21%) SQL
4 6 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
5 5 (15.15%) IPv6
5 5 (15.15%) HP
5 5 (15.15%) Java
5 5 (15.15%) NonStop SQL
5 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.15%) Corporate Banking
5 5 (15.15%) Degree
5 5 (15.15%) Marketing
5 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
5 5 (15.15%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (15.15%) SWIFT
5 5 (15.15%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (15.15%) Data Privacy
5 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
6 4 (12.12%) Hedge funds
6 4 (12.12%) Python
6 4 (12.12%) C++
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
7 3 (9.09%) Linux
7 3 (9.09%) DHCP
7 3 (9.09%) Citrix
7 3 (9.09%) DNS

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Banking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) IntelliMatch
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) IPv6
2 3 (9.09%) DHCP
2 3 (9.09%) DNS
2 3 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (6.06%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) NonStop SQL
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.03%) QlikView
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.03%) Big Data
4 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) Selenium
3 1 (3.03%) ERwin
3 1 (3.03%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Law
2 8 (24.24%) Investment Banking
3 5 (15.15%) Corporate Banking
3 5 (15.15%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Games
4 1 (3.03%) Back Office
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Developer
2 5 (15.15%) Senior Manager
2 5 (15.15%) Real Time Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Head of IT
2 5 (15.15%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Support Assistant
3 3 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 3 (9.09%) IT Support Assistant
3 3 (9.09%) IT Assistant
3 3 (9.09%) IT Support
3 3 (9.09%) Senior IT Support
3 3 (9.09%) Support Supervisor
3 3 (9.09%) Senior IT Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Support Manager
3 3 (9.09%) IT Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
1 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.03%) CSS
1 1 (3.03%) SOAP
1 1 (3.03%) Web Services
1 1 (3.03%) XML
1 1 (3.03%) XSD
1 1 (3.03%) XSLT
1 1 (3.03%) XHTML
1 1 (3.03%) WSDL
1 1 (3.03%) Middleware
1 1 (3.03%) Silverlight
1 1 (3.03%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (15.15%) SWIFT
2 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.12%) Hedge funds
4 2 (6.06%) PMI
5 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.03%) iPhone
5 1 (3.03%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.03%) Market Risk
5 1 (3.03%) Online Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Robotics
5 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.03%) Derivative
5 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) UNIX
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Risk Management
2 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
2 5 (15.15%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (15.15%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (15.15%) Data Privacy
3 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
4 3 (9.09%) Wealth Management
4 3 (9.09%) Scrum
5 2 (6.06%) Low Latency
5 2 (6.06%) E-Discovery
5 2 (6.06%) Test Strategy
5 2 (6.06%) TDD
5 2 (6.06%) Pair Programming
5 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.06%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Multithreading
5 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) Java
3 4 (12.12%) Python
3 4 (12.12%) C++
4 2 (6.06%) Scala
4 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.06%) C
4 2 (6.06%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) VBA
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.06%) CCIE
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.06%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
1 5 (15.15%) HP
2 3 (9.09%) Citrix
2 3 (9.09%) Murex
2 3 (9.09%) Reuters
2 3 (9.09%) Bloomberg
3 2 (6.06%) F5
3 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.06%) Juniper
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Sybase
4 1 (3.03%) CA
4 1 (3.03%) IBM