The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Canary Wharf region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 23 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Permanent jobs citing Banking 19 127 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 8.05% 39.69% 40.80%
As % of the General category 10.61% 49.42% 50.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17 83 116
Average salary £80,000 £95,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,300 £51,250
10% offered a salary of more than £98,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.06%
General Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
179 257 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 75.85% 80.31% 81.29%
Number of salaries quoted 157 201 206
Average salary £78,000 £90,000 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +35.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £107,000 £80,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Banking
London

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 18 April 2014.

Banking Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 39 (68.42%) Investment Banking
2 25 (43.86%) Finance
3 23 (40.35%) Java
4 19 (33.33%) SQL
4 19 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 17 (29.82%) Linux
6 13 (22.81%) C++
6 13 (22.81%) Multithreading
6 13 (22.81%) Low Latency
7 12 (21.05%) C#
7 12 (21.05%) Sybase
8 10 (17.54%) STL
8 10 (17.54%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
8 10 (17.54%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
9 9 (15.79%) UNIX
10 8 (14.04%) OOP
10 8 (14.04%) Degree
10 8 (14.04%) Scala
11 7 (12.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (12.28%) Guice
11 7 (12.28%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (12.28%) Data Modelling
11 7 (12.28%) DB2
12 6 (10.53%) RDBMS
12 6 (10.53%) OOD
12 6 (10.53%) Python
12 6 (10.53%) Windows
12 6 (10.53%) Hibernate

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (7.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (7.02%) IIS
1 4 (7.02%) Apache
1 4 (7.02%) Tomcat
1 4 (7.02%) WebSphere
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Office
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) RMDS
2 3 (5.26%) IntelliMatch
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) SAN
1 4 (7.02%) HTTP
1 4 (7.02%) LAN
1 4 (7.02%) WAN
1 4 (7.02%) Firewall
1 4 (7.02%) FCoE
1 4 (7.02%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (7.02%) NAS
1 4 (7.02%) Multicast
2 3 (5.26%) DHCP
2 3 (5.26%) DNS
3 2 (3.51%) IPv6
4 1 (1.75%) Network Security
4 1 (1.75%) LDAP
4 1 (1.75%) OSPF
4 1 (1.75%) BGP
4 1 (1.75%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (12.28%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (12.28%) DB2
3 6 (10.53%) RDBMS
3 6 (10.53%) Hadoop
3 6 (10.53%) HBase
3 6 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.51%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) ERwin
2 1 (1.75%) Selenium
2 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.75%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 39 (68.42%) Investment Banking
2 25 (43.86%) Finance
3 6 (10.53%) Front Office
4 1 (1.75%) Private Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Back Office
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (43.86%) Developer
2 11 (19.30%) C++ Developer
3 7 (12.28%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.28%) Architect
4 5 (8.77%) Software Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) SQL Developer
5 4 (7.02%) C# Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.02%) Lead Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Lead Java Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Lead C# Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Support Supervisor
6 3 (5.26%) IT Support Assistant
6 3 (5.26%) IT Assistant
6 3 (5.26%) IT Support
6 3 (5.26%) Senior IT Support
6 3 (5.26%) Senior IT Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Support Manager
6 3 (5.26%) IT Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) STL
1 10 (17.54%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (12.28%) Guice
3 6 (10.53%) Hibernate
3 6 (10.53%) Spring
3 6 (10.53%) WPF
4 5 (8.77%) Guava
4 5 (8.77%) Java Concurrency
5 4 (7.02%) Rendezvous
5 4 (7.02%) Middleware
5 4 (7.02%) HTML
5 4 (7.02%) XML
5 4 (7.02%) XSLT
5 4 (7.02%) JMS
5 4 (7.02%) WinForms
6 2 (3.51%) .NET
6 2 (3.51%) Apache Camel
7 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (17.54%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.77%) Open Source
4 4 (7.02%) Derivative
5 3 (5.26%) SWIFT
5 3 (5.26%) Hedge funds
5 3 (5.26%) Grid Computing
6 2 (3.51%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (3.51%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.75%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.75%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.75%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.82%) Linux
2 9 (15.79%) UNIX
3 6 (10.53%) Windows
4 4 (7.02%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) Multithreading
1 13 (22.81%) Low Latency
2 8 (14.04%) OOP
3 7 (12.28%) Data Modelling
4 6 (10.53%) OOD
4 6 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 5 (8.77%) Kimball Methodology
5 5 (8.77%) Wealth Management
5 5 (8.77%) ITIL
5 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2
5 5 (8.77%) ETL
5 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.02%) Benchmarking
6 4 (7.02%) Automated Testing
6 4 (7.02%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.51%) RDF
7 2 (3.51%) OO
7 2 (3.51%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.51%) TDD
7 2 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (40.35%) Java
2 19 (33.33%) SQL
3 13 (22.81%) C++
4 12 (21.05%) C#
5 8 (14.04%) Scala
6 6 (10.53%) Python
7 5 (8.77%) PL/SQL
7 5 (8.77%) T-SQL
8 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.51%) Perl
9 2 (3.51%) XAML
9 2 (3.51%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Platform Symphony
2 4 (7.02%) NFS
2 4 (7.02%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (7.02%) SRDF
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) Sybase
2 5 (8.77%) Cisco
2 5 (8.77%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (7.02%) NetApp
3 4 (7.02%) TIBCO
3 4 (7.02%) IBM
3 4 (7.02%) EMC
3 4 (7.02%) Intel
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle
3 4 (7.02%) DataSynapse
3 4 (7.02%) 29West
4 3 (5.26%) Citrix
4 3 (5.26%) Murex
4 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.26%) Reuters
4 3 (5.26%) Bloomberg
5 2 (3.51%) HP
6 1 (1.75%) VMware
6 1 (1.75%) Juniper
6 1 (1.75%) McAfee