The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 55 81 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 34.59% 44.51% 62.98%
As % of the General category 78.57% 81.82% 83.62%
Number of salaries quoted 45 57 134
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £78,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,100 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
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
70 99 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 44.03% 54.40% 75.32%
Number of salaries quoted 55 70 158
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £78,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £34,000 £54,400
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £110,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Finance
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Canary Wharf region.

Finance Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Finance
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 36 (31.03%) Windows
2 31 (26.72%) Banking
2 31 (26.72%) Degree
3 25 (21.55%) Microsoft
4 24 (20.69%) Linux
5 22 (18.97%) ITIL
6 21 (18.10%) MS Office
7 18 (15.52%) Oracle
7 18 (15.52%) MS Exchange
7 18 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (13.79%) Red Hat
8 16 (13.79%) Investment Banking
9 15 (12.93%) Mathematics
9 15 (12.93%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (12.07%) Active Directory
10 14 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (11.21%) Windows 7
11 13 (11.21%) Java
11 13 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (11.21%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (10.34%) C
12 12 (10.34%) SQL
12 12 (10.34%) Service Management
12 12 (10.34%) Blackberry
12 12 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (9.48%) Exchange Server 2013
13 11 (9.48%) Data Centre
13 11 (9.48%) HP
13 11 (9.48%) TOGAF

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Finance 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 Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (15.52%) MS Exchange
2 12 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (9.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (7.76%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (6.03%) SAS
7 5 (4.31%) Apache Pig
7 5 (4.31%) IBM Notes
8 3 (2.59%) Apache Spark
8 3 (2.59%) Node.js
8 3 (2.59%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.59%) Skype for Business
9 2 (1.72%) Apache
9 2 (1.72%) CMS
9 2 (1.72%) Confluence
9 2 (1.72%) IIS
9 2 (1.72%) Kentico
9 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.72%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (18.10%) MS Office
2 10 (8.62%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (6.90%) Kondor
2 6 (5.17%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (7.76%) Office 365
2 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.17%) SAN
2 4 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (3.45%) DHCP
2 4 (3.45%) DNS
3 3 (2.59%) LAN
3 3 (2.59%) Skype
3 3 (2.59%) WAN
3 3 (2.59%) Wireless
4 2 (1.72%) BGP
4 2 (1.72%) Firewall
4 2 (1.72%) Kerberos
4 2 (1.72%) OSPF
5 1 (0.86%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.86%) FTP
5 1 (0.86%) HTTP
5 1 (0.86%) Junos
5 1 (0.86%) Network Security
5 1 (0.86%) RIP
5 1 (0.86%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (6.03%) Hadoop
3 5 (4.31%) Apache Hive
3 5 (4.31%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.45%) Big Data
4 4 (3.45%) Data Mart
4 4 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.59%) DB2
5 3 (2.59%) HBase
5 3 (2.59%) Impala
5 3 (2.59%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.72%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.72%) Mahout
6 2 (1.72%) QlikView
6 2 (1.72%) SAS EBI
6 2 (1.72%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (1.72%) Spotfire
6 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (4.31%) ERwin
2 4 (3.45%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (1.72%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.72%) JIRA
4 1 (0.86%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.86%) JMeter
4 1 (0.86%) Selenium
4 1 (0.86%) Subversion
General
1 31 (26.72%) Banking
2 16 (13.79%) Investment Banking
3 10 (8.62%) Back Office
3 10 (8.62%) French Language
4 9 (7.76%) Law
5 4 (3.45%) Marketing
6 3 (2.59%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.59%) Legal
7 2 (1.72%) Front Office
7 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.86%) Retail
8 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (23.28%) Analyst
2 15 (12.93%) 3rd Line Support
3 14 (12.07%) Business Analyst
4 12 (10.34%) Architect
4 12 (10.34%) Developer
4 12 (10.34%) Support Engineer
5 10 (8.62%) Treasury Business Analyst
6 9 (7.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 9 (7.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (6.03%) Financial Analyst
8 7 (6.03%) IT Engineer
9 6 (5.17%) Project Manager
9 6 (5.17%) Support Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) Banking Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) C++ Developer
10 5 (4.31%) Data Architect
10 5 (4.31%) Desktop Support
10 5 (4.31%) Java Developer
10 5 (4.31%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.03%) Web Services
2 6 (5.17%) JMS
2 6 (5.17%) Middleware
2 6 (5.17%) XML
3 5 (4.31%) AngularJS
3 5 (4.31%) XBRL
4 4 (3.45%) HTML
4 4 (3.45%) WS-I
5 3 (2.59%) Cascading
5 3 (2.59%) HTML5
5 3 (2.59%) jQuery
5 3 (2.59%) Kafka
6 2 (1.72%) .NET
6 2 (1.72%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.72%) Dojo
6 2 (1.72%) Ember.js
6 2 (1.72%) Ext JS
6 2 (1.72%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (1.72%) J2SE
6 2 (1.72%) React
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.93%) Mathematics
2 14 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (10.34%) Blackberry
4 11 (9.48%) Data Centre
5 10 (8.62%) Replication
6 9 (7.76%) Fixed Income
6 9 (7.76%) Management Information System
7 8 (6.90%) Clustering
8 5 (4.31%) Computer Science
8 5 (4.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (4.31%) Physics
9 4 (3.45%) Taxonomies
10 3 (2.59%) Algorithms
10 3 (2.59%) Data Integration
10 3 (2.59%) Data Structures
10 3 (2.59%) SWIFT
11 2 (1.72%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.86%) Derivative
12 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.86%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 36 (31.03%) Windows
2 24 (20.69%) Linux
3 18 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (11.21%) Windows 7
6 9 (7.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (4.31%) Unix
8 5 (4.31%) Windows Server
9 3 (2.59%) Android
9 3 (2.59%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.59%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.72%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.86%) AIX
11 1 (0.86%) CatOS
11 1 (0.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.97%) ITIL
2 15 (12.93%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (11.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (10.34%) Service Management
5 11 (9.48%) TOGAF
6 10 (8.62%) Cash Management
6 10 (8.62%) Change Management
6 10 (8.62%) Project Management
6 10 (8.62%) SDLC
7 9 (7.76%) Supplier Management
8 8 (6.90%) Analytics
8 8 (6.90%) Functional Testing
8 8 (6.90%) Resource Management
8 8 (6.90%) Risk Management
8 8 (6.90%) Security Patching
8 8 (6.90%) Translating Business Requirements
9 7 (6.03%) Data Architecture
9 7 (6.03%) ITSM
9 7 (6.03%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.21%) Java
2 12 (10.34%) C
2 12 (10.34%) SQL
3 8 (6.90%) C++
3 8 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.45%) R
5 3 (2.59%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.59%) Python
5 3 (2.59%) Scala
6 2 (1.72%) VB
7 1 (0.86%) C#
7 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.86%) sed
Qualifications
1 31 (26.72%) Degree
2 9 (7.76%) MCP
3 3 (2.59%) A+ Certification
3 3 (2.59%) CCNA
3 3 (2.59%) CCNP
3 3 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.59%) ISEB
3 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.72%) MCSE
5 1 (0.86%) CISM
5 1 (0.86%) CISSP
5 1 (0.86%) PhD
5 1 (0.86%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.62%) QA
1 10 (8.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (6.90%) SLA
3 2 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (12.07%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (2.59%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (2.59%) HDFS
3 3 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.59%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (1.72%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (1.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (21.55%) Microsoft
2 18 (15.52%) Oracle
3 16 (13.79%) Red Hat
4 11 (9.48%) HP
5 10 (8.62%) Symantec
6 7 (6.03%) Cisco
6 7 (6.03%) Informatica
7 6 (5.17%) Citrix
7 6 (5.17%) Dell
7 6 (5.17%) Remedy
7 6 (5.17%) Veritas
8 5 (4.31%) Bloomberg
8 5 (4.31%) Cognos
8 5 (4.31%) Lotus
8 5 (4.31%) Reuters
8 5 (4.31%) VMware
9 4 (3.45%) Tableau
9 4 (3.45%) Talend
10 3 (2.59%) Ab Initio
10 3 (2.59%) Aruba