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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 15 17 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Permanent jobs citing Banking 14 29 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 11.20% 10.62% 57.49%
As % of the General category 26.42% 14.22% 73.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 154
Average salary £71,250 £80,000 £97,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.93% -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £80,000 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £99,500 £120,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -
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
53 204 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 42.40% 74.73% 77.84%
Number of salaries quoted 45 163 212
Average salary £61,250 £80,000 £97,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.43% -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £60,000 £53,600
10% offered a salary of more than £99,500 £100,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 27 February 2015.

Banking Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 16 (66.67%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) Investment Banking
3 8 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (20.83%) Law
4 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
4 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (16.67%) Marketing
5 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 4 (16.67%) Data Privacy
5 4 (16.67%) Derivative
5 4 (16.67%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (16.67%) Retail
5 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.67%) Java
6 3 (12.50%) C++
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 3 (12.50%) OO
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (8.33%) TDD
7 2 (8.33%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (8.33%) EMIR
7 2 (8.33%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
7 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
7 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
7 2 (8.33%) Middleware

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) ClearCase
1 2 (8.33%) CruiseControl
General
1 16 (66.67%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) Investment Banking
3 5 (20.83%) Law
4 4 (16.67%) Retail
4 4 (16.67%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (16.67%) Marketing
5 1 (4.17%) French Language
5 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (16.67%) Analyst
1 4 (16.67%) Head of IT
1 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (8.33%) Architect
2 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (8.33%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (8.33%) Business Manager
2 2 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Junior
3 1 (4.17%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Java Architect
3 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Architect
3 1 (4.17%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Senior Architect
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Head of Security
3 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.17%) Spring
2 1 (4.17%) Ajax
2 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.17%) WCF
2 1 (4.17%) WPF
2 1 (4.17%) Silverlight
2 1 (4.17%) LINQ
2 1 (4.17%) Ext JS
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Derivative
3 2 (8.33%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.17%) Reference Data
4 1 (4.17%) Open Source
4 1 (4.17%) Statistics
4 1 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.17%) Replication
4 1 (4.17%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.17%) Grid Computing
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) UNIX
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
2 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 4 (16.67%) Data Privacy
3 3 (12.50%) OO
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) TDD
4 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.17%) Line Management
5 1 (4.17%) Data Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (4.17%) BDD
5 1 (4.17%) Regression Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) High Availability
5 1 (4.17%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (4.17%) Analytics
5 1 (4.17%) Low Latency
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.17%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) Java
3 3 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) Postgraduate
3 1 (4.17%) PhD
3 1 (4.17%) CCIE
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) EMIR
1 2 (8.33%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Sybase
2 1 (4.17%) Juniper
2 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.17%) VMware
2 1 (4.17%) F5