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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 5 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Banking 17 76 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 16.50% 27.84% 57.14%
As % of the General category 20.99% 36.89% 68.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13 68 201
Average salary £72,500 £80,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
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
81 206 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 78.64% 75.46% 83.16%
Number of salaries quoted 73 195 280
Average salary £72,500 £80,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £60,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £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 1 October 2014.

Banking Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 9 (27.27%) Law
3 8 (24.24%) Investment Banking
3 8 (24.24%) SQL
4 7 (21.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (21.21%) Risk Management
5 6 (18.18%) Corporate Banking
5 6 (18.18%) Marketing
5 6 (18.18%) Data Protection
5 6 (18.18%) Java
5 6 (18.18%) Data Privacy
6 5 (15.15%) SWIFT
6 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
6 5 (15.15%) Degree
7 4 (12.12%) Wealth Management
7 4 (12.12%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (12.12%) NonStop SQL
7 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.12%) IPv6
7 4 (12.12%) HP
7 4 (12.12%) Python
7 4 (12.12%) Linux
7 4 (12.12%) C++
7 4 (12.12%) Hedge funds
7 4 (12.12%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (9.09%) IntelliMatch
8 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
8 3 (9.09%) DHCP

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 4 (12.12%) 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 4 (12.12%) NonStop SQL
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.03%) Big Data
4 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) Selenium
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.03%) ERwin
3 1 (3.03%) PowerDesigner
General
1 22 (66.67%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Law
3 8 (24.24%) Investment Banking
4 6 (18.18%) Corporate Banking
4 6 (18.18%) Marketing
5 1 (3.03%) Games
5 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Head of IT
1 6 (18.18%) Developer
2 5 (15.15%) Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Senior Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Real Time Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Support Assistant
4 3 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Senior IT Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Support Manager
4 3 (9.09%) IT Support Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) IT Support Assistant
4 3 (9.09%) IT Assistant
4 3 (9.09%) IT Support
4 3 (9.09%) Senior IT Support
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%) WSDL
1 1 (3.03%) XHTML
1 1 (3.03%) Middleware
1 1 (3.03%) Ajax
1 1 (3.03%) Spring
1 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
1 1 (3.03%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (15.15%) SWIFT
3 4 (12.12%) Hedge funds
3 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.06%) PMI
4 2 (6.06%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.03%) User Experience
5 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) iPhone
5 1 (3.03%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.03%) Market Risk
5 1 (3.03%) Robotics
5 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.03%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) UNIX
3 2 (6.06%) Windows
4 1 (3.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Risk Management
2 6 (18.18%) Data Protection
2 6 (18.18%) Data Privacy
3 4 (12.12%) Wealth Management
3 4 (12.12%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.12%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
4 3 (9.09%) Scrum
4 3 (9.09%) Multithreading
5 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.06%) TDD
5 2 (6.06%) Pair Programming
5 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.06%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Project Management
5 2 (6.06%) Regression Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) 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
2 4 (12.12%) HP
3 3 (9.09%) Citrix
3 3 (9.09%) Murex
3 3 (9.09%) Reuters
3 3 (9.09%) Bloomberg
4 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.06%) Juniper
4 2 (6.06%) F5
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle
5 1 (3.03%) Sybase
5 1 (3.03%) CA
5 1 (3.03%) IBM