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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 8 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Banking 18 58 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 11.84% 29.44% 58.06%
As % of the General category 14.40% 37.42% 71.01%
Number of salaries quoted 13 47 226
Average salary £72,500 £85,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £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
125 155 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 82.24% 78.68% 81.75%
Number of salaries quoted 111 142 303
Average salary £68,250 £85,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.70% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £55,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £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 29 August 2014.

Banking Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 20 (64.52%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Investment Banking
3 7 (22.58%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (19.35%) Law
5 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
5 5 (16.13%) NonStop SQL
5 5 (16.13%) Degree
5 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
5 5 (16.13%) IPv6
5 5 (16.13%) HP
5 5 (16.13%) Java
5 5 (16.13%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (16.13%) SWIFT
5 5 (16.13%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (12.90%) Hedge funds
6 4 (12.90%) Python
6 4 (12.90%) C++
7 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
7 3 (9.68%) Linux
7 3 (9.68%) DHCP
7 3 (9.68%) Citrix
7 3 (9.68%) DNS
7 3 (9.68%) Murex
7 3 (9.68%) Reuters
7 3 (9.68%) Bloomberg
7 3 (9.68%) JIRA
7 3 (9.68%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (9.68%) Marketing
7 3 (9.68%) QA

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) IntelliMatch
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) IPv6
2 3 (9.68%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) DHCP
2 3 (9.68%) DNS
3 2 (6.45%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) NonStop SQL
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.23%) QlikView
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.23%) Big Data
4 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) JIRA
2 2 (6.45%) Selenium
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.23%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (3.23%) ERwin
General
1 20 (64.52%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Investment Banking
3 6 (19.35%) Law
4 3 (9.68%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (9.68%) Marketing
5 1 (3.23%) Games
5 1 (3.23%) Back Office
5 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Senior Manager
2 5 (16.13%) Operations Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Real Time Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Support Assistant
3 3 (9.68%) Support Supervisor
3 3 (9.68%) IT Support Assistant
3 3 (9.68%) IT Assistant
3 3 (9.68%) IT Support
3 3 (9.68%) Senior IT Support
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Senior IT Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Head of IT
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Support Manager
3 3 (9.68%) IT Support Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.23%) CSS
1 1 (3.23%) SOAP
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
1 1 (3.23%) XML
1 1 (3.23%) XSD
1 1 (3.23%) XSLT
1 1 (3.23%) XHTML
1 1 (3.23%) WSDL
1 1 (3.23%) Middleware
1 1 (3.23%) Ajax
1 1 (3.23%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (16.13%) SWIFT
3 4 (12.90%) Hedge funds
4 2 (6.45%) PMI
5 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.23%) Derivative
5 1 (3.23%) Online Banking
5 1 (3.23%) Robotics
5 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.23%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.23%) Market Risk
5 1 (3.23%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) UNIX
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
1 5 (16.13%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (16.13%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (9.68%) Data Privacy
2 3 (9.68%) Wealth Management
2 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
2 3 (9.68%) Scrum
2 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.45%) TDD
3 2 (6.45%) Pair Programming
3 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
3 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
3 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
3 2 (6.45%) Regression Testing
3 2 (6.45%) OO
3 2 (6.45%) Data Modelling
3 2 (6.45%) Project Management
3 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
3 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) Java
3 4 (12.90%) C++
3 4 (12.90%) Python
4 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.45%) Scala
4 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.45%) C
4 2 (6.45%) C#
5 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) CCIE
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.45%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
1 5 (16.13%) HP
2 3 (9.68%) Citrix
2 3 (9.68%) Murex
2 3 (9.68%) Reuters
2 3 (9.68%) Bloomberg
3 2 (6.45%) F5
3 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.45%) Juniper
4 1 (3.23%) CA
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Sybase
4 1 (3.23%) IBM