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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 9 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Banking 17 14 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 14.29% 14.74% 12.09%
As % of the General category 25.37% 28.00% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 32
Average salary £50,000 £61,250 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.36% -31.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £24,000 £80,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £93,750 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
67 50 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 56.30% 52.63% 75.16%
Number of salaries quoted 66 43 189
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £24,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £120,000 £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 5 February 2016.

Banking Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 38 (54.29%) Finance
2 28 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 26 (37.14%) Degree
4 23 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (24.29%) Java
5 17 (24.29%) Windows
6 16 (22.86%) .NET
6 16 (22.86%) Multithreading
7 14 (20.00%) SQL
7 14 (20.00%) Linux
8 13 (18.57%) C++
9 12 (17.14%) Python
10 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 10 (14.29%) Risk Management
10 10 (14.29%) Scrum
10 10 (14.29%) Wealth Management
10 10 (14.29%) Open Source
11 9 (12.86%) Hadoop
11 9 (12.86%) Front Office
11 9 (12.86%) C#
12 8 (11.43%) OO
12 8 (11.43%) Active Directory
12 8 (11.43%) Internet
12 8 (11.43%) Project Management
13 7 (10.00%) Mathematics
13 7 (10.00%) Physics
13 7 (10.00%) Big Data
13 7 (10.00%) Service Delivery
13 7 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (10.00%) Retail

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (8.57%) Apache Spark
2 5 (7.14%) Apache Pig
2 5 (7.14%) SAS
3 4 (5.71%) GemFire
4 1 (1.43%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) MS Project
2 2 (2.86%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.43%) Internet
2 6 (8.57%) HTTP
2 6 (8.57%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.14%) Kerberos
3 5 (7.14%) LDAP
3 5 (7.14%) SSL
4 3 (4.29%) Network Security
5 2 (2.86%) LAN
5 2 (2.86%) WAN
6 1 (1.43%) DHCP
6 1 (1.43%) DNS
6 1 (1.43%) Firewall
6 1 (1.43%) FTP
6 1 (1.43%) Intranet
6 1 (1.43%) SAN
6 1 (1.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) Hadoop
2 7 (10.00%) Big Data
3 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.14%) Apache Hive
5 3 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.29%) DB2
5 3 (4.29%) HBase
5 3 (4.29%) Impala
5 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.86%) Mahout
6 2 (2.86%) QlikView
6 2 (2.86%) SAS EBI
6 2 (2.86%) Spotfire
6 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) NUnit
1 4 (5.71%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (5.71%) SpecFlow
2 3 (4.29%) JUnit
General
1 38 (54.29%) Finance
2 28 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 9 (12.86%) Front Office
4 7 (10.00%) Retail
5 5 (7.14%) Back Office
6 3 (4.29%) Legal
6 3 (4.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (38.57%) Developer
2 10 (14.29%) C++ Developer
2 10 (14.29%) C++ Quantitative Developer
2 10 (14.29%) Quantitative Developer
3 9 (12.86%) Analyst
3 9 (12.86%) C# Developer
4 8 (11.43%) Banking Analyst
5 7 (10.00%) Risk Manager
6 6 (8.57%) Security Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Project Manager
7 5 (7.14%) Security Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) Web Analyst
8 4 (5.71%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.71%) Coordinator
8 4 (5.71%) IT Manager
8 4 (5.71%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Lead C# Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Lead Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.86%) .NET
2 7 (10.00%) HTML
3 6 (8.57%) AngularJS
3 6 (8.57%) HTML5
3 6 (8.57%) WinForms
3 6 (8.57%) WPF
4 5 (7.14%) J2SE
4 5 (7.14%) JMS
4 5 (7.14%) OAuth
4 5 (7.14%) OpenID
4 5 (7.14%) SPNEGO
5 4 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (4.29%) Cascading
6 3 (4.29%) GWT
6 3 (4.29%) Java EE
6 3 (4.29%) Kafka
6 3 (4.29%) Spring
7 2 (2.86%) Middleware
8 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.43%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 7 (10.00%) Physics
2 6 (8.57%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (7.14%) PKI
4 4 (5.71%) Equities
5 3 (4.29%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.29%) Data Integration
5 3 (4.29%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.29%) Derivative
5 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.86%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.86%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.43%) PMI
7 1 (1.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.29%) Windows
2 14 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (4.29%) Unix
4 2 (2.86%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.86%) Multithreading
3 10 (14.29%) Open Source
3 10 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 10 (14.29%) Scrum
3 10 (14.29%) Wealth Management
4 8 (11.43%) OO
4 8 (11.43%) Project Management
5 7 (10.00%) Collateral Management
5 7 (10.00%) ITIL
5 7 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 7 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (8.57%) Analytics
6 6 (8.57%) Automated Testing
6 6 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (8.57%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.14%) Data Modelling
7 5 (7.14%) OOP
7 5 (7.14%) SDLC
7 5 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (24.29%) Java
2 14 (20.00%) SQL
3 13 (18.57%) C++
4 12 (17.14%) Python
5 9 (12.86%) C#
6 6 (8.57%) Perl
6 6 (8.57%) Scala
7 4 (5.71%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.71%) TypeScript
7 4 (5.71%) VBA
8 3 (4.29%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.29%) C
8 3 (4.29%) R
Qualifications
1 26 (37.14%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) MCSE
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.43%) PMP
2 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) COBIT
1 2 (2.86%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.86%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.43%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.29%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) Hadoop YARN
1 3 (4.29%) QRadar
Vendors
1 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.14%) Cognos
3 4 (5.71%) Oracle
3 4 (5.71%) TIBCO
4 3 (4.29%) Ab Initio
4 3 (4.29%) AlgoSec
4 3 (4.29%) ArcSight
4 3 (4.29%) Blue Coat
4 3 (4.29%) CheckPoint
4 3 (4.29%) Cisco
4 3 (4.29%) Cyber-Ark
4 3 (4.29%) HP
4 3 (4.29%) IBM
4 3 (4.29%) Informatica
4 3 (4.29%) Juniper
4 3 (4.29%) Tableau
4 3 (4.29%) Teradata
5 2 (2.86%) GoldenSource
5 2 (2.86%) RapidMiner
5 2 (2.86%) Sybase