The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 15 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing Banking 1449 2030 2016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.68% 17.10% 15.74%
As % of the General category 21.99% 28.07% 25.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1260 1813 1908
Average salary £62,500 £62,500 £61,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £37,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.62% +1.57%
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 City of London region.

General Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
6589 7233 7900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 57.65% 60.94% 61.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5433 6391 7245
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Banking
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Banking across the City of London region.

Banking Salary Trend in the City of London

Banking
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Banking across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Banking Salary Histogram in the City of London

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 2225 (66.14%) Finance
2 1282 (38.11%) Investment Banking
3 917 (27.26%) SQL
4 890 (26.46%) Java
5 785 (23.34%) Agile Software Development
6 552 (16.41%) SQL Server
7 532 (15.81%) Windows
8 525 (15.61%) Oracle
9 507 (15.07%) UNIX
10 498 (14.80%) Front Office
11 472 (14.03%) Linux
12 461 (13.70%) .NET
13 459 (13.64%) C#
14 452 (13.44%) Degree
15 405 (12.04%) Project Management
16 380 (11.30%) Microsoft
17 355 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
18 267 (7.94%) Retail
19 265 (7.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 265 (7.88%) Equities
20 258 (7.67%) C++
21 256 (7.61%) Multithreading
22 248 (7.37%) MS Excel
23 246 (7.31%) Derivative
24 242 (7.19%) ITIL
25 235 (6.99%) HTML
26 232 (6.90%) OO
27 231 (6.87%) Risk Management
28 227 (6.75%) JavaScript
29 216 (6.42%) Scrum

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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
1 133 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 89 (2.65%) WebSphere
3 78 (2.32%) IIS
4 70 (2.08%) Tomcat
5 62 (1.84%) Apache
6 60 (1.78%) BizTalk Server
7 56 (1.66%) MS Exchange
8 50 (1.49%) MQSeries
9 45 (1.34%) WebLogic
9 45 (1.34%) Oracle Coherence
10 40 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
11 30 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
12 28 (0.83%) WebSphere Process Server
12 28 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
13 26 (0.77%) SAS
14 16 (0.48%) TIBCO EMS
15 15 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 14 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
17 12 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
17 12 (0.36%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 248 (7.37%) MS Excel
2 115 (3.42%) MS Office
3 37 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (0.54%) MS Project
5 17 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.33%) InfoPath
7 10 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.27%) Photoshop
8 9 (0.27%) SPSS
9 4 (0.12%) SmartSuite
9 4 (0.12%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.059%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.030%) FastStats
11 1 (0.030%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 24 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.48%) Markit EDM
3 10 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
4 9 (0.27%) Eikon
4 9 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (0.24%) BusinessWorks
5 8 (0.24%) TIBCO iProcess
6 7 (0.21%) Summit
6 7 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (0.18%) Kondor+
7 6 (0.18%) Temenos T24
8 5 (0.15%) Algo Collateral
8 5 (0.15%) RMDS
9 4 (0.12%) CA Clarity
9 4 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.12%) Advent Geneva
10 3 (0.089%) Hyperion Planning
10 3 (0.089%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 3 (0.089%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.089%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 44 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (0.39%) SaaS
4 7 (0.21%) PaaS
4 7 (0.21%) Office 365
4 7 (0.21%) IaaS
5 4 (0.12%) Force.com
6 2 (0.059%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.030%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 104 (3.09%) SAN
2 100 (2.97%) Firewall
3 67 (1.99%) TCP/IP
4 60 (1.78%) Internet
5 48 (1.43%) DNS
6 43 (1.28%) LAN
6 43 (1.28%) WAN
7 37 (1.10%) Intranet
8 25 (0.74%) DHCP
8 25 (0.74%) BGP
9 22 (0.65%) VLAN
10 21 (0.62%) VPN
10 21 (0.62%) LDAP
10 21 (0.62%) OSPF
11 20 (0.59%) Wireless
12 18 (0.54%) VoIP
12 18 (0.54%) Cisco Nexus
13 17 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
14 16 (0.48%) EIGRP
15 15 (0.45%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 552 (16.41%) SQL Server
2 165 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
3 160 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 135 (4.01%) Relational Database
5 114 (3.39%) Oracle Database
6 110 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 106 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 85 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 55 (1.63%) RDBMS
10 47 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
11 46 (1.37%) Big Data
11 46 (1.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 39 (1.16%) OLAP
12 39 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
13 33 (0.98%) Data Mining
14 32 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
15 31 (0.92%) NoSQL
16 24 (0.71%) MySQL
17 23 (0.68%) MongoDB
17 23 (0.68%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 80 (2.38%) Subversion
2 71 (2.11%) JUnit
3 69 (2.05%) Maven
4 66 (1.96%) JIRA
5 60 (1.78%) QuickTest Pro
6 55 (1.63%) Selenium
7 47 (1.40%) Visual Studio
8 41 (1.22%) WebDriver
9 37 (1.10%) Jenkins
10 29 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
11 28 (0.83%) Cucumber
12 27 (0.80%) Git (software)
13 25 (0.74%) Eclipse
14 23 (0.68%) Ant
15 20 (0.59%) NUnit
15 20 (0.59%) TeamCity
16 19 (0.56%) FitNesse
16 19 (0.56%) Hudson
17 16 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 15 (0.45%) Calabash
General
1 2225 (66.14%) Finance
2 1282 (38.11%) Investment Banking
3 498 (14.80%) Front Office
4 267 (7.94%) Retail
5 166 (4.93%) Back Office
6 122 (3.63%) Telecoms
7 117 (3.48%) Retail Banking
8 110 (3.27%) Legal
9 105 (3.12%) Financial Institution
10 64 (1.90%) International Banking
11 47 (1.40%) Marketing
11 47 (1.40%) Corporate Banking
12 40 (1.19%) French Language
13 33 (0.98%) Advertising
14 24 (0.71%) German Language
15 23 (0.68%) Games
16 19 (0.56%) Manufacturing
17 17 (0.51%) Private Banking
18 16 (0.48%) Spanish Language
19 15 (0.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 991 (29.46%) Developer
2 653 (19.41%) Analyst
3 387 (11.50%) Java Developer
4 256 (7.61%) Business Analyst
5 200 (5.95%) Applications Support
6 197 (5.86%) Architect
7 171 (5.08%) Project Manager
8 155 (4.61%) Senior Developer
9 149 (4.43%) C# Developer
10 142 (4.22%) Consultant
11 136 (4.04%) Support Analyst
12 117 (3.48%) .NET Developer
13 100 (2.97%) Team Leader
14 70 (2.08%) Applications Support Analyst
15 66 (1.96%) Senior Analyst
16 61 (1.81%) Administrator
17 60 (1.78%) C++ Developer
17 60 (1.78%) SQL Developer
18 59 (1.75%) DBA
19 57 (1.69%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 461 (13.70%) .NET
2 235 (6.99%) HTML
3 188 (5.59%) XML
4 171 (5.08%) Spring
5 167 (4.96%) J2EE
6 152 (4.52%) Middleware
7 149 (4.43%) ASP.NET
8 129 (3.83%) CSS
9 121 (3.60%) Web Services
10 105 (3.12%) HTML5
11 102 (3.03%) WCF
11 102 (3.03%) WPF
12 101 (3.00%) .NET Framework
13 100 (2.97%) Hibernate
14 71 (2.11%) jQuery
15 57 (1.69%) FIX Protocol
16 56 (1.66%) Java EE
17 43 (1.28%) WinForms
18 42 (1.25%) JMS
18 42 (1.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 355 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
2 265 (7.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 265 (7.88%) Equities
3 246 (7.31%) Derivative
4 199 (5.92%) Fixed Income
5 198 (5.89%) Computer Science
6 125 (3.72%) Credit Risk
7 110 (3.27%) Market Risk
8 90 (2.68%) Mathematics
9 86 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
10 83 (2.47%) SWIFT
11 71 (2.11%) Open Source
11 71 (2.11%) User Experience
12 69 (2.05%) Hedge funds
13 58 (1.72%) Management Information System
14 50 (1.49%) Reference Data
14 50 (1.49%) Mobile Banking
15 48 (1.43%) Blackberry
16 38 (1.13%) Mobile App
17 32 (0.95%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 532 (15.81%) Windows
2 507 (15.07%) UNIX
3 472 (14.03%) Linux
4 78 (2.32%) Windows 7
5 77 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 77 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 75 (2.23%) Solaris
7 70 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 56 (1.66%) Android
9 37 (1.10%) AIX
10 32 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 32 (0.95%) Apple iOS
11 30 (0.89%) Windows XP
12 27 (0.80%) Windows 8
13 22 (0.65%) NetWare
14 14 (0.42%) Fedora
14 14 (0.42%) HPUX
15 7 (0.21%) zOS
16 3 (0.089%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (0.089%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 785 (23.34%) Agile Software Development
2 405 (12.04%) Project Management
3 256 (7.61%) Multithreading
4 242 (7.19%) ITIL
5 232 (6.90%) OO
6 231 (6.87%) Risk Management
7 216 (6.42%) Scrum
8 206 (6.12%) TDD
9 197 (5.86%) Business Analysis
10 195 (5.80%) Low Latency
11 167 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
12 156 (4.64%) Stakeholder Management
13 145 (4.31%) Change Management
13 145 (4.31%) ETL
14 142 (4.22%) Asset Management
15 141 (4.19%) Mentoring
16 140 (4.16%) Software Engineering
17 131 (3.89%) PRINCE2
18 125 (3.72%) MVC
19 120 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 917 (27.26%) SQL
2 890 (26.46%) Java
3 459 (13.64%) C#
4 258 (7.67%) C++
5 227 (6.75%) JavaScript
6 142 (4.22%) Python
7 135 (4.01%) Perl
8 128 (3.80%) T-SQL
9 127 (3.78%) C
10 97 (2.88%) PowerShell
11 77 (2.29%) Shell Script
12 72 (2.14%) VBA
13 60 (1.78%) Ruby
14 53 (1.58%) PL/SQL
15 46 (1.37%) Bash Shell
16 45 (1.34%) VB
17 38 (1.13%) VBScript
18 36 (1.07%) Groovy
19 28 (0.83%) Scala
20 21 (0.62%) PHP
Qualifications
1 452 (13.44%) Degree
2 76 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 58 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
4 48 (1.43%) PMI Certification
4 48 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 45 (1.34%) CISSP
6 35 (1.04%) ISEB
7 33 (0.98%) CCNP
8 31 (0.92%) PMP
9 30 (0.89%) CISA
10 29 (0.86%) Security Cleared
11 26 (0.77%) CISM
12 22 (0.65%) SC Cleared
13 16 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 16 (0.48%) CCNA
13 16 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
14 14 (0.42%) CCIE
15 13 (0.39%) MCSE
16 12 (0.36%) GIAC
16 12 (0.36%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 185 (5.50%) QA
2 63 (1.87%) SLA
3 48 (1.43%) ISO 9001
4 31 (0.92%) EMIR
5 24 (0.71%) Data Quality
6 23 (0.68%) Dodd-Frank
7 12 (0.36%) COBIT
8 11 (0.33%) COREP
8 11 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 10 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 10 (0.30%) PCI DSS
9 10 (0.30%) Basel III
10 7 (0.21%) MiFID
11 5 (0.15%) ISO 8583
12 4 (0.12%) CRD IV
12 4 (0.12%) FINREP
13 3 (0.089%) Basel II
13 3 (0.089%) IAS 39
14 2 (0.059%) AIFMD
14 2 (0.059%) FATCA
System Software
1 156 (4.64%) Active Directory
2 107 (3.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (0.95%) vSphere
4 31 (0.92%) VMware ESX
5 29 (0.86%) XenApp
6 21 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
7 17 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
8 16 (0.48%) Hyper-V
9 15 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (0.36%) NFS
10 12 (0.36%) XenDesktop
11 11 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
13 8 (0.24%) RACF
14 7 (0.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 7 (0.21%) Snort
15 6 (0.18%) ACF2
16 5 (0.15%) EMC RecoverPoint
17 4 (0.12%) XenServer
18 3 (0.089%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 45 (1.34%) SCCM
2 42 (1.25%) Tivoli
3 41 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
4 28 (0.83%) Control-M
5 25 (0.74%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 19 (0.56%) Data Guard
6 19 (0.56%) NetBackup
7 16 (0.48%) SCOM
7 16 (0.48%) Puppet
8 11 (0.33%) Nagios
9 10 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (0.30%) Windows Intune
10 9 (0.27%) WSUS
11 8 (0.24%) ITRS Geneos
12 6 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
12 6 (0.18%) MAILsweeper
13 5 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
13 5 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
13 5 (0.15%) Red Hat Satellite
13 5 (0.15%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 525 (15.61%) Oracle
2 380 (11.30%) Microsoft
3 146 (4.34%) VMware
4 118 (3.51%) Red Hat
5 110 (3.27%) Citrix
6 97 (2.88%) Cisco
7 82 (2.44%) TIBCO
8 78 (2.32%) Sybase
9 61 (1.81%) HP
10 52 (1.55%) JBoss
10 52 (1.55%) IBM
11 48 (1.43%) Bloomberg
12 43 (1.28%) EMC
13 41 (1.22%) Business Objects
14 35 (1.04%) Reuters
15 34 (1.01%) SAP
16 33 (0.98%) Fidessa
17 31 (0.92%) Juniper
18 30 (0.89%) Cognos
19 28 (0.83%) Symantec
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus & Corporate Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £150 - £175 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus,Pay rise, Med Insurance
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
GO Partnership Ltd
Salary: Uncapped OTE + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + More
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BONUS,LIFE INSURANCE,PENSION
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus,Pay rise, Med Insurance
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LEXSTRA
Salary: £53000 - £56000 per annum + FS benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago