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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 9 22 2
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Permanent jobs citing Banking 30 14 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 17.65% 6.57% 35.40%
As % of the General category 27.52% 8.70% 42.74%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 61
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £47,150 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £83,250 £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
109 161 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 64.12% 75.59% 82.82%
Number of salaries quoted 77 145 189
Average salary £57,500 £78,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.28% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £51,500 £41,050
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £115,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 May 2015.

Banking Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 37 (84.09%) Finance
2 30 (68.18%) Investment Banking
3 19 (43.18%) Degree
4 16 (36.36%) Risk Management
4 16 (36.36%) SQL
5 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (20.45%) Analytics
7 9 (20.45%) Java
7 9 (20.45%) OO
7 9 (20.45%) Fixed Income
8 8 (18.18%) Financial Institution
8 8 (18.18%) Derivative
8 8 (18.18%) Corporate Banking
8 8 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (18.18%) Investment Management
8 8 (18.18%) Relational Database
9 6 (13.64%) Mathematics
9 6 (13.64%) Wealth Management
9 6 (13.64%) Change Management
9 6 (13.64%) Linux
10 5 (11.36%) RDBMS
10 5 (11.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
10 5 (11.36%) C++
10 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
10 5 (11.36%) Back Office
10 5 (11.36%) Equities
10 5 (11.36%) French Language
10 5 (11.36%) Multithreading

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.36%) RDBMS
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) Big Data
3 4 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.55%) HBase
5 2 (4.55%) Apache Hive
5 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (4.55%) Impala
5 2 (4.55%) OLAP
5 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (4.55%) PowerCenter
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) TeamCity
1 2 (4.55%) CruiseControl
1 2 (4.55%) Maven
1 2 (4.55%) ClearCase
General
1 37 (84.09%) Finance
2 30 (68.18%) Investment Banking
3 8 (18.18%) Financial Institution
3 8 (18.18%) Corporate Banking
4 5 (11.36%) Back Office
4 5 (11.36%) French Language
5 3 (6.82%) Retail
6 2 (4.55%) Retail Banking
6 2 (4.55%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Analyst
2 12 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 11 (25.00%) Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Junior
4 5 (11.36%) Junior Business Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Banking Business Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Business Manager
4 5 (11.36%) Junior Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Portfolio Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) Information Risk Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) AWS Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Risk Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Information Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Business Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Java EE
1 2 (4.55%) MDX
1 2 (4.55%) Spring
1 2 (4.55%) Middleware
2 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.27%) CSS
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
2 1 (2.27%) XML
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) HTML
2 1 (2.27%) Ajax
2 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.27%) LINQ
2 1 (2.27%) WCF
2 1 (2.27%) WPF
2 1 (2.27%) Silverlight
2 1 (2.27%) Ext JS
2 1 (2.27%) Entity Framework
2 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (20.45%) Fixed Income
3 8 (18.18%) Derivative
4 6 (13.64%) Mathematics
5 5 (11.36%) Equities
6 4 (9.09%) Credit Risk
6 4 (9.09%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
8 2 (4.55%) Visualisation
8 2 (4.55%) Reference Data
8 2 (4.55%) Data Integration
8 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
8 2 (4.55%) Credit Derivative
8 2 (4.55%) PMI
9 1 (2.27%) Replication
9 1 (2.27%) Grid Computing
9 1 (2.27%) Clustering
9 1 (2.27%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Linux
2 4 (9.09%) UNIX
3 3 (6.82%) Windows
4 2 (4.55%) AIX
5 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Risk Management
2 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.45%) Analytics
3 9 (20.45%) OO
4 8 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (18.18%) Investment Management
5 6 (13.64%) Wealth Management
5 6 (13.64%) Change Management
6 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
6 5 (11.36%) Multithreading
6 5 (11.36%) BDD
7 4 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 4 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (9.09%) Functional Programming
7 4 (9.09%) Data Analysis
7 4 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.09%) Project Management
7 4 (9.09%) ETL
8 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) SQL
2 9 (20.45%) Java
3 5 (11.36%) C++
4 4 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.82%) C#
6 2 (4.55%) Perl
7 1 (2.27%) Python
7 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.27%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (43.18%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) Postgraduate
3 2 (4.55%) CIMA
3 2 (4.55%) MBA
3 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.27%) PhD
4 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (6.82%) Data Quality
3 2 (4.55%) COBIT
3 2 (4.55%) EMIR
3 2 (4.55%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (4.55%) Apache Flume
2 2 (4.55%) HDFS
3 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Oozie
1 2 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) VMware
2 2 (4.55%) Altiris
2 2 (4.55%) Actimize
2 2 (4.55%) Sybase
2 2 (4.55%) Business Objects
2 2 (4.55%) SAP
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle
2 2 (4.55%) HP
2 2 (4.55%) EMC
2 2 (4.55%) Citrix
2 2 (4.55%) Informatica
2 2 (4.55%) Progress
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) Remedy
3 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.27%) GoldenSource