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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 9 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Banking 10 47 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 14.71% 15.72% 61.14%
As % of the General category 21.28% 22.17% 71.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 42 188
Average salary £70,000 £90,000 £97,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £80,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £110,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -
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
47 212 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 69.12% 70.90% 85.54%
Number of salaries quoted 39 189 254
Average salary £60,000 £85,000 £97,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £60,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £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 22 December 2014.

Banking Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 25 (86.21%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) Law
3 8 (27.59%) Risk Management
4 7 (24.14%) SQL
4 7 (24.14%) Java
4 7 (24.14%) Corporate Banking
4 7 (24.14%) Marketing
4 7 (24.14%) Data Protection
4 7 (24.14%) Data Privacy
5 6 (20.69%) Investment Banking
6 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
7 4 (13.79%) Retail
7 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
7 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
8 3 (10.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (10.34%) Scrum
8 3 (10.34%) C++
8 3 (10.34%) UNIX
8 3 (10.34%) Python
8 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.34%) JIRA
8 3 (10.34%) QA
9 2 (6.90%) Selenium
9 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
9 2 (6.90%) TDD
9 2 (6.90%) Pair Programming
9 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.90%) Test Automation

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.45%) QlikView
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) JIRA
2 2 (6.90%) Selenium
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.45%) ClearCase
3 1 (3.45%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (3.45%) ERwin
3 1 (3.45%) CruiseControl
General
1 25 (86.21%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) Law
3 7 (24.14%) Corporate Banking
3 7 (24.14%) Marketing
4 6 (20.69%) Investment Banking
5 4 (13.79%) Retail
6 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Head of IT
2 4 (13.79%) Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Programmer
4 2 (6.90%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Programmer
4 2 (6.90%) QA Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Head of Security
5 1 (3.45%) QlikView Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior QlikView Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Business Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.45%) CSS
1 1 (3.45%) SOAP
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
1 1 (3.45%) XML
1 1 (3.45%) XSD
1 1 (3.45%) XSLT
1 1 (3.45%) XHTML
1 1 (3.45%) WSDL
1 1 (3.45%) Middleware
1 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
1 1 (3.45%) Spring
1 1 (3.45%) Ajax
1 1 (3.45%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.90%) PMI
3 2 (6.90%) SWIFT
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Derivative
4 1 (3.45%) Statistics
4 1 (3.45%) Robotics
4 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.45%) Market Risk
4 1 (3.45%) iPhone
4 1 (3.45%) Open Source
4 1 (3.45%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) UNIX
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Risk Management
2 7 (24.14%) Data Protection
2 7 (24.14%) Data Privacy
3 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.34%) Scrum
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) TDD
5 2 (6.90%) Pair Programming
5 2 (6.90%) OO
5 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
5 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.90%) E-Discovery
5 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
5 2 (6.90%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Java
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) C++
2 3 (10.34%) Python
3 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.90%) Scala
3 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.90%) C
3 2 (6.90%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) VBA
4 1 (3.45%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) CCIE
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.90%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) Postgraduate
3 1 (3.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) Solvency II
2 1 (3.45%) EMIR
2 1 (3.45%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Sybase
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.90%) Juniper
1 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
1 2 (6.90%) F5
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) CA
2 1 (3.45%) IBM