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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 3 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Banking 40 18 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 26.14% 12.59% 29.06%
As % of the General category 41.24% 15.52% 37.58%
Number of salaries quoted 33 13 48
Average salary £75,000 £72,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £62,000 £59,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £96,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
97 116 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 63.40% 81.12% 77.34%
Number of salaries quoted 75 103 143
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £37,500 £56,250
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £110,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 4 September 2015.

Banking Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 48 (64.86%) Finance
2 37 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 29 (39.19%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (39.19%) Degree
4 23 (31.08%) Risk Management
5 15 (20.27%) Java
6 14 (18.92%) Wealth Management
7 13 (17.57%) Hadoop
7 13 (17.57%) Big Data
7 13 (17.57%) Analytics
7 13 (17.57%) C#
7 13 (17.57%) SQL
8 11 (14.86%) .NET
8 11 (14.86%) Project Management
8 11 (14.86%) Front Office
9 10 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (12.16%) Investment Management
10 9 (12.16%) ITIL
10 9 (12.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (10.81%) Data Modelling
11 8 (10.81%) Change Management
11 8 (10.81%) Financial Institution
11 8 (10.81%) Scrum
11 8 (10.81%) COBIT
11 8 (10.81%) Corporate Banking
11 8 (10.81%) SDLC
11 8 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (9.46%) BDD
12 7 (9.46%) Java EE
12 7 (9.46%) Credit Risk

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 5 (6.76%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.70%) GemFire
3 1 (1.35%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) Internet
2 3 (4.05%) VPN
2 3 (4.05%) LAN
2 3 (4.05%) WAN
2 3 (4.05%) Network Security
3 2 (2.70%) SAN
3 2 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.35%) DHCP
4 1 (1.35%) FTP
4 1 (1.35%) HTTP
4 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.35%) DNS
4 1 (1.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) Hadoop
1 13 (17.57%) Big Data
2 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.41%) RDBMS
3 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.05%) Impala
4 3 (4.05%) Apache Hive
4 3 (4.05%) HBase
5 2 (2.70%) OLAP
5 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.70%) PowerCenter
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.76%) SpecFlow
2 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.05%) Subversion
3 2 (2.70%) Maven
3 2 (2.70%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.70%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (2.70%) NUnit
General
1 48 (64.86%) Finance
2 37 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 11 (14.86%) Front Office
4 8 (10.81%) Corporate Banking
4 8 (10.81%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.05%) French Language
5 3 (4.05%) Back Office
6 2 (2.70%) Retail
6 2 (2.70%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.35%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (44.59%) Developer
2 10 (13.51%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.16%) Analyst
4 7 (9.46%) Business Analyst
4 7 (9.46%) Business Manager
5 6 (8.11%) C# Developer
6 4 (5.41%) Risk Manager
6 4 (5.41%) Information Manager
6 4 (5.41%) Information Security Manager
6 4 (5.41%) Junior
6 4 (5.41%) Security Manager
6 4 (5.41%) Information Security Risk Manager
6 4 (5.41%) Banking Business Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) Information Risk Manager
6 4 (5.41%) Scala Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Junior Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) SQL Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Architect
7 3 (4.05%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.86%) .NET
2 7 (9.46%) Java EE
3 3 (4.05%) WPF
3 3 (4.05%) GWT
3 3 (4.05%) HTML5
3 3 (4.05%) AngularJS
3 3 (4.05%) HTML
4 2 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (2.70%) OAuth
4 2 (2.70%) MDX
4 2 (2.70%) SAML
4 2 (2.70%) WinForms
4 2 (2.70%) Spring
5 1 (1.35%) Ajax
5 1 (1.35%) WCF
5 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.35%) CSS
5 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.35%) Cascading
5 1 (1.35%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (9.46%) Fixed Income
3 7 (9.46%) Equities
3 7 (9.46%) Credit Risk
4 5 (6.76%) Mathematics
4 5 (6.76%) PMI
4 5 (6.76%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.41%) Derivative
6 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.70%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (2.70%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (2.70%) Physics
7 2 (2.70%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.70%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.70%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.35%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.76%) Linux
2 4 (5.41%) UNIX
2 4 (5.41%) Windows
3 2 (2.70%) AIX
4 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.19%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.08%) Risk Management
3 14 (18.92%) Wealth Management
4 13 (17.57%) Analytics
5 11 (14.86%) Project Management
6 9 (12.16%) ITIL
6 9 (12.16%) Investment Management
7 8 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (10.81%) SDLC
7 8 (10.81%) Data Modelling
7 8 (10.81%) Change Management
7 8 (10.81%) Scrum
8 7 (9.46%) Information Security
8 7 (9.46%) Service Delivery
8 7 (9.46%) PRINCE2
8 7 (9.46%) ETL
8 7 (9.46%) BDD
8 7 (9.46%) Multithreading
9 6 (8.11%) Target Operating Model
9 6 (8.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.27%) Java
2 13 (17.57%) C#
2 13 (17.57%) SQL
3 5 (6.76%) Scala
4 4 (5.41%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.05%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.70%) Python
6 2 (2.70%) Perl
6 2 (2.70%) C++
6 2 (2.70%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (39.19%) Degree
2 5 (6.76%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.05%) PMP
4 2 (2.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (2.70%) CIMA
4 2 (2.70%) MBA
4 2 (2.70%) Postgraduate
4 2 (2.70%) MCSE
4 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) COBIT
2 5 (6.76%) SLA
2 5 (6.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (5.41%) QA
4 3 (4.05%) Data Quality
4 3 (4.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (2.70%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.05%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (4.05%) HDFS
2 2 (2.70%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) SCCM
1 2 (2.70%) Oozie
2 1 (1.35%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.11%) HP
2 6 (8.11%) Oracle
3 5 (6.76%) Cisco
3 5 (6.76%) IBM
4 3 (4.05%) Citrix
4 3 (4.05%) Juniper
4 3 (4.05%) Perforce
4 3 (4.05%) VMware
4 3 (4.05%) CheckPoint
4 3 (4.05%) Blue Coat
4 3 (4.05%) Red Gate
4 3 (4.05%) ArcSight
4 3 (4.05%) Cloudera
4 3 (4.05%) AlgoSec
4 3 (4.05%) Cyber-Ark
5 2 (2.70%) Actimize
5 2 (2.70%) Remedy
5 2 (2.70%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.70%) Altiris