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 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
Financial
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 57 38 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 47.90% 40.00% 62.09%
As % of the General category 85.07% 76.00% 82.61%
Number of salaries quoted 57 34 162
Average salary £60,000 £67,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,250 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £110,000 £114,500
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
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%

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 5 February 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 38 (30.16%) Banking
2 35 (27.78%) Degree
3 34 (26.98%) Linux
4 31 (24.60%) Java
5 26 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (19.84%) SQL
7 21 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (15.87%) Investment Banking
8 20 (15.87%) Oracle
8 20 (15.87%) Windows
8 20 (15.87%) ITIL
9 19 (15.08%) Unix
9 19 (15.08%) Microsoft
9 19 (15.08%) Project Management
10 17 (13.49%) C++
11 15 (11.90%) Fixed Income
12 14 (11.11%) Risk Management
12 14 (11.11%) SDLC
12 14 (11.11%) Mathematics
13 13 (10.32%) Multithreading
13 13 (10.32%) Service Delivery
13 13 (10.32%) Cisco
14 12 (9.52%) DB2
14 12 (9.52%) Red Hat
14 12 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (9.52%) Cash Management
14 12 (9.52%) Data Centre
15 11 (8.73%) SLA
15 11 (8.73%) Change Management
15 11 (8.73%) Disaster Recovery

Finance
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 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 7 (5.56%) SAS
2 5 (3.97%) Apache Pig
3 4 (3.17%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.38%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.38%) Lync
5 2 (1.59%) CMS
5 2 (1.59%) Kentico
5 2 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.59%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.79%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.17%) MS Office
2 4 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (3.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (6.35%) Kondor
2 4 (3.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.35%) BGP
1 8 (6.35%) OSPF
2 7 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (5.56%) Junos
2 7 (5.56%) Network Security
3 6 (4.76%) Internet
3 6 (4.76%) LAN
3 6 (4.76%) WAN
4 5 (3.97%) Firewall
5 4 (3.17%) EIGRP
5 4 (3.17%) SAN
5 4 (3.17%) VPN
6 3 (2.38%) DMZ
6 3 (2.38%) IPsec
6 3 (2.38%) MPLS
6 3 (2.38%) Multicast
6 3 (2.38%) Skype
6 3 (2.38%) VLAN
6 3 (2.38%) VPLS
7 1 (0.79%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.52%) DB2
2 9 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 6 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.76%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.97%) Apache Hive
6 4 (3.17%) Big Data
6 4 (3.17%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.38%) Data Mart
7 3 (2.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.38%) HBase
7 3 (2.38%) Impala
7 3 (2.38%) KDB
7 3 (2.38%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (1.59%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.59%) Mahout
8 2 (1.59%) QlikView
8 2 (1.59%) SAS EBI
8 2 (1.59%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (1.59%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 6 (4.76%) JUnit
2 3 (2.38%) ERwin
2 3 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 38 (30.16%) Banking
2 20 (15.87%) Investment Banking
3 11 (8.73%) Back Office
4 9 (7.14%) Front Office
5 8 (6.35%) French Language
6 5 (3.97%) Legal
7 4 (3.17%) Marketing
8 3 (2.38%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.79%) Retail
9 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (21.43%) Developer
2 25 (19.84%) Analyst
3 14 (11.11%) Architect
4 11 (8.73%) Java Developer
5 10 (7.94%) Business Analyst
5 10 (7.94%) C++ Developer
5 10 (7.94%) C++ Quantitative Developer
5 10 (7.94%) Quantitative Developer
6 8 (6.35%) Treasury Business Analyst
7 7 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
7 7 (5.56%) IT Engineer
7 7 (5.56%) Network Engineer
8 6 (4.76%) Applications Support
8 6 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (4.76%) Junior
8 6 (4.76%) Support Analyst
8 6 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (3.97%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (3.97%) Network Analyst
10 4 (3.17%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.73%) JMS
2 9 (7.14%) FIX Protocol
2 9 (7.14%) Middleware
3 8 (6.35%) J2SE
4 6 (4.76%) .NET
4 6 (4.76%) Spring
5 5 (3.97%) XML
6 4 (3.17%) GWT
7 3 (2.38%) Cascading
7 3 (2.38%) Kafka
7 3 (2.38%) Web Services
7 3 (2.38%) WS-I
7 3 (2.38%) XBRL
8 2 (1.59%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.59%) jQuery
9 1 (0.79%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (11.90%) Fixed Income
3 14 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 12 (9.52%) Data Centre
5 9 (7.14%) Derivative
6 8 (6.35%) Computer Science
6 8 (6.35%) Equities
7 7 (5.56%) Management Information System
7 7 (5.56%) Replication
8 6 (4.76%) Clustering
8 6 (4.76%) Physics
9 5 (3.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (3.17%) Blackberry
11 3 (2.38%) Algorithms
11 3 (2.38%) Data Integration
11 3 (2.38%) Data Structures
11 3 (2.38%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (2.38%) Reference Data
11 3 (2.38%) Taxonomies
12 2 (1.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 34 (26.98%) Linux
2 20 (15.87%) Windows
3 19 (15.08%) Unix
4 12 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.97%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.17%) CatOS
6 4 (3.17%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.38%) Android
7 3 (2.38%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.38%) Solaris
7 3 (2.38%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (15.87%) ITIL
3 19 (15.08%) Project Management
4 14 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 14 (11.11%) SDLC
5 13 (10.32%) Multithreading
5 13 (10.32%) Service Delivery
6 12 (9.52%) Cash Management
7 11 (8.73%) Change Management
7 11 (8.73%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (8.73%) Service Management
7 11 (8.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (8.73%) TOGAF
8 10 (7.94%) Problem Management
8 10 (7.94%) Software Engineering
8 10 (7.94%) Wealth Management
9 9 (7.14%) Analytics
9 9 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (6.35%) Functional Testing
10 8 (6.35%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (24.60%) Java
2 25 (19.84%) SQL
3 17 (13.49%) C++
4 11 (8.73%) Perl
5 9 (7.14%) Python
6 7 (5.56%) Scala
7 4 (3.17%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.17%) R
7 4 (3.17%) VBA
8 3 (2.38%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.38%) C
9 2 (1.59%) C#
9 2 (1.59%) Korn
10 1 (0.79%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 35 (27.78%) Degree
2 5 (3.97%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.17%) PMP
4 3 (2.38%) A+ Certification
4 3 (2.38%) JNCIS
5 2 (1.59%) CISA
5 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.79%) CRISC
6 1 (0.79%) ISEB
6 1 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.79%) MBA
6 1 (0.79%) MCSE
6 1 (0.79%) PhD
6 1 (0.79%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.73%) SLA
2 8 (6.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (5.56%) QA
4 2 (1.59%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.79%) PMBOK
System Software
1 6 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (2.38%) HDFS
4 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.38%) Hadoop YARN
1 3 (2.38%) QRadar
Vendors
1 20 (15.87%) Oracle
2 19 (15.08%) Microsoft
3 13 (10.32%) Cisco
4 12 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 9 (7.14%) Informatica
5 9 (7.14%) Sybase
6 6 (4.76%) HP
6 6 (4.76%) Juniper
6 6 (4.76%) Symantec
7 5 (3.97%) Citrix
7 5 (3.97%) Cognos
8 4 (3.17%) Remedy
8 4 (3.17%) Tableau
8 4 (3.17%) Veritas
9 3 (2.38%) AlgoSec
9 3 (2.38%) ArcSight
9 3 (2.38%) Cyber-Ark
9 3 (2.38%) F5
9 3 (2.38%) Palo Alto
9 3 (2.38%) Talend