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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 7 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Banking 1423 1820 1746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.18% 14.41% 14.87%
As % of the General category 24.60% 24.20% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1134 1584 1527
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £87,500
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 City of London region.

General Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
5784 7521 6926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 57.63% 59.53% 58.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4773 6238 5954
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015, 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 1738 (63.27%) Finance
2 882 (32.11%) Investment Banking
3 684 (24.90%) SQL
4 608 (22.13%) Java
5 500 (18.20%) Agile Software Development
6 476 (17.33%) Retail
7 440 (16.02%) Oracle
8 380 (13.83%) Microsoft
9 368 (13.40%) Windows
10 357 (13.00%) Degree
11 356 (12.96%) Front Office
12 338 (12.30%) SQL Server
13 312 (11.36%) C#
14 309 (11.25%) Linux
15 308 (11.21%) UNIX
16 307 (11.18%) .NET
17 280 (10.19%) Project Management
18 243 (8.85%) Stakeholder Management
19 227 (8.26%) ITIL
20 203 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
21 201 (7.32%) Business Analysis
22 197 (7.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 191 (6.95%) MS Excel
24 160 (5.82%) OO
25 156 (5.68%) Computer Science
26 151 (5.50%) HTML
27 150 (5.46%) Telecoms
28 148 (5.39%) C++
29 145 (5.28%) C
30 143 (5.21%) SOA

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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
1 102 (3.71%) SharePoint
2 76 (2.77%) WebSphere
3 43 (1.57%) CICS
4 39 (1.42%) WebLogic
5 34 (1.24%) MS Exchange
6 31 (1.13%) JBoss
6 31 (1.13%) Tomcat
7 30 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
7 30 (1.09%) SAS
8 29 (1.06%) IIS
9 25 (0.91%) Apache
10 22 (0.80%) Apache Pig
10 22 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
10 22 (0.80%) FileNet
11 21 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
11 21 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
12 15 (0.55%) MQSeries
13 14 (0.51%) WebLogic Portal
13 14 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 11 (0.40%) CMS
Applications
1 191 (6.95%) MS Excel
2 120 (4.37%) MS Office
3 39 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 16 (0.58%) InfoPath
6 15 (0.55%) MS Project
7 5 (0.18%) SPSS
8 4 (0.15%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.11%) GNU Octave
10 2 (0.073%) SmartSuite
10 2 (0.073%) Mathematica
11 1 (0.036%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.036%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.036%) RoboHelp
11 1 (0.036%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.036%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (0.98%) Cognos TM1
2 23 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (0.69%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 17 (0.62%) Oracle BPM
5 16 (0.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 13 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
6 13 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
7 11 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
8 9 (0.33%) SAP FI
9 8 (0.29%) Hyperion Planning
9 8 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
9 8 (0.29%) SAP CO
10 7 (0.25%) Temenos T24
11 6 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
11 6 (0.22%) Endur
12 5 (0.18%) Cognos Planning
12 5 (0.18%) Oracle FAH
12 5 (0.18%) ION MarketView
13 4 (0.15%) TIBCO iProcess
13 4 (0.15%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 23 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (0.62%) SaaS
3 16 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (0.47%) PaaS
5 11 (0.40%) IaaS
5 11 (0.40%) Office 365
6 5 (0.18%) Google Compute Engine
6 5 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.11%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.073%) Force.com
8 2 (0.073%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.073%) IBM Blueworks
9 1 (0.036%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.036%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 77 (2.80%) Internet
2 58 (2.11%) Firewall
3 43 (1.57%) SAN
4 37 (1.35%) TCP/IP
5 31 (1.13%) VoIP
6 30 (1.09%) WAN
7 28 (1.02%) DNS
8 26 (0.95%) Network Security
9 25 (0.91%) VPN
10 23 (0.84%) LAN
11 15 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (0.51%) NAS
13 12 (0.44%) NetScaler
13 12 (0.44%) Multicast
13 12 (0.44%) Kerberos
13 12 (0.44%) MPLS
13 12 (0.44%) VLAN
14 11 (0.40%) Intrusion Detection
14 11 (0.40%) BGP
14 11 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 338 (12.30%) SQL Server
2 112 (4.08%) Relational Database
3 100 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
4 93 (3.39%) Oracle Database
5 88 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 85 (3.09%) Big Data
7 83 (3.02%) DB2
7 83 (3.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 61 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
9 53 (1.93%) Hadoop
10 52 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
11 47 (1.71%) RDBMS
12 43 (1.57%) MySQL
13 40 (1.46%) QlikView
14 39 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 32 (1.16%) NoSQL
16 29 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
17 28 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
18 27 (0.98%) Apache Hive
19 22 (0.80%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 55 (2.00%) Selenium
2 50 (1.82%) JIRA
3 42 (1.53%) WebDriver
4 36 (1.31%) Maven
5 35 (1.27%) Jenkins
5 35 (1.27%) Eclipse
6 33 (1.20%) Cucumber
6 33 (1.20%) Git (software)
6 33 (1.20%) Visual Studio
7 30 (1.09%) Subversion
8 24 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
9 20 (0.73%) TeamCity
10 16 (0.58%) Hudson
10 16 (0.58%) JUnit
11 15 (0.55%) SpecFlow
11 15 (0.55%) Calabash
12 14 (0.51%) Appium
13 13 (0.47%) NUnit
13 13 (0.47%) JMeter
14 8 (0.29%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1738 (63.27%) Finance
2 882 (32.11%) Investment Banking
3 476 (17.33%) Retail
4 356 (12.96%) Front Office
5 150 (5.46%) Telecoms
6 117 (4.26%) Financial Institution
7 107 (3.90%) Back Office
8 101 (3.68%) Legal
9 87 (3.17%) Retail Banking
10 49 (1.78%) Marketing
11 34 (1.24%) Corporate Banking
12 33 (1.20%) International Banking
13 27 (0.98%) Private Banking
14 25 (0.91%) Advertising
15 24 (0.87%) Manufacturing
16 17 (0.62%) Law
17 16 (0.58%) Wholesale Banking
18 14 (0.51%) French Language
19 12 (0.44%) Billing
20 11 (0.40%) Games
Job Titles
1 643 (23.41%) Developer
2 592 (21.55%) Analyst
3 264 (9.61%) Architect
4 251 (9.14%) Business Analyst
5 180 (6.55%) Consultant
6 179 (6.52%) Java Developer
7 150 (5.46%) Support Analyst
8 145 (5.28%) Project Manager
9 124 (4.51%) C# Developer
10 100 (3.64%) Senior Developer
11 97 (3.53%) Administrator
12 91 (3.31%) Applications Support
13 76 (2.77%) .NET Developer
14 74 (2.69%) DBA
15 72 (2.62%) Lead Architect
16 69 (2.51%) Desktop Support
17 58 (2.11%) Banking Business Analyst
18 57 (2.07%) Solutions Architect
18 57 (2.07%) Desktop Support Analyst
18 57 (2.07%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (11.18%) .NET
2 151 (5.50%) HTML
3 124 (4.51%) ASP.NET
4 112 (4.08%) Middleware
5 102 (3.71%) XML
6 101 (3.68%) Web Services
7 76 (2.77%) WCF
8 75 (2.73%) HTML5
9 74 (2.69%) WPF
10 73 (2.66%) Spring
11 68 (2.48%) jQuery
12 61 (2.22%) CSS
13 55 (2.00%) Oracle Fusion
14 54 (1.97%) .NET Framework
15 52 (1.89%) Hibernate
16 48 (1.75%) AngularJS
17 46 (1.67%) J2EE
18 45 (1.64%) Ajax
18 45 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
19 38 (1.38%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 203 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
2 197 (7.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 156 (5.68%) Computer Science
4 131 (4.77%) Derivative
5 127 (4.62%) Fixed Income
6 119 (4.33%) Equities
7 103 (3.75%) SWIFT
8 83 (3.02%) Blackberry
9 74 (2.69%) Data Integration
10 69 (2.51%) Management Information System
11 58 (2.11%) Mobile Banking
12 54 (1.97%) Reference Data
13 53 (1.93%) Hedge funds
13 53 (1.93%) Online Banking
14 52 (1.89%) Mathematics
15 47 (1.71%) Data Structures
15 47 (1.71%) Mainframe
16 40 (1.46%) Credit Risk
17 36 (1.31%) Mobile App
18 35 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 368 (13.40%) Windows
2 309 (11.25%) Linux
3 308 (11.21%) UNIX
4 90 (3.28%) Windows 7
5 60 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 49 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 47 (1.71%) Solaris
8 43 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 38 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 26 (0.95%) Apple iOS
11 20 (0.73%) zOS
12 17 (0.62%) Android
13 14 (0.51%) CentOS
14 13 (0.47%) Windows XP
15 9 (0.33%) AIX
16 6 (0.22%) Windows Vista
17 4 (0.15%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.15%) Windows 2000
18 2 (0.073%) HPUX
18 2 (0.073%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 500 (18.20%) Agile Software Development
2 280 (10.19%) Project Management
3 243 (8.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 227 (8.26%) ITIL
5 201 (7.32%) Business Analysis
6 160 (5.82%) OO
7 143 (5.21%) SOA
8 134 (4.88%) Risk Management
9 132 (4.81%) Data Management
10 127 (4.62%) TDD
11 124 (4.51%) Service Delivery
12 122 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
13 121 (4.40%) Scrum
14 118 (4.30%) Analytics
15 115 (4.19%) Service Management
15 115 (4.19%) Waterfall
16 110 (4.00%) Data Modelling
17 109 (3.97%) Mentoring
17 109 (3.97%) Multithreading
18 104 (3.79%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 684 (24.90%) SQL
2 608 (22.13%) Java
3 312 (11.36%) C#
4 148 (5.39%) C++
5 145 (5.28%) C
6 138 (5.02%) JavaScript
7 99 (3.60%) Perl
8 93 (3.39%) Python
9 68 (2.48%) Shell Script
10 67 (2.44%) PL/SQL
11 65 (2.37%) PowerShell
12 55 (2.00%) T-SQL
13 50 (1.82%) Bash Shell
14 47 (1.71%) VBA
15 35 (1.27%) COBOL
16 33 (1.20%) PHP
17 29 (1.06%) VB
18 28 (1.02%) Ruby
19 23 (0.84%) Korn
20 19 (0.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 357 (13.00%) Degree
2 105 (3.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 61 (2.22%) MCP
4 60 (2.18%) MCSE
5 57 (2.07%) PMI Certification
6 49 (1.78%) CISSP
7 47 (1.71%) ISEB
8 40 (1.46%) PMP
9 36 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
10 29 (1.06%) CCNA
11 24 (0.87%) MCITP
12 23 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
13 22 (0.80%) OCP
13 22 (0.80%) CISA
14 21 (0.76%) IBM Certification
15 20 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
16 17 (0.62%) CCNP
17 13 (0.47%) CISM
18 12 (0.44%) CCA
19 11 (0.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (3.75%) QA
2 53 (1.93%) SLA
3 37 (1.35%) ISO 9001
4 24 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (0.87%) COBIT
5 22 (0.80%) EMIR
6 21 (0.76%) Dodd-Frank
7 20 (0.73%) Solvency II
8 18 (0.66%) Data Quality
9 17 (0.62%) MiFID
10 12 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 10 (0.36%) COREP
11 10 (0.36%) FINREP
11 10 (0.36%) Basel II
12 6 (0.22%) PCI DSS
13 5 (0.18%) CRD IV
13 5 (0.18%) Basel III
13 5 (0.18%) FATCA
14 3 (0.11%) P3O
15 1 (0.036%) GAAP
System Software
1 124 (4.51%) Active Directory
2 50 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (1.31%) Oracle RAC
4 32 (1.16%) XenApp
5 11 (0.40%) vSphere
6 9 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (0.33%) VMware ESX
7 8 (0.29%) Hyper-V
7 8 (0.29%) XenDesktop
7 8 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
7 8 (0.29%) VMware Server
8 7 (0.25%) Squid
9 6 (0.22%) RACF
10 5 (0.18%) NFS
10 5 (0.18%) Oracle Clusterware
10 5 (0.18%) PowerHA
11 4 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.15%) Samba
12 3 (0.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (0.11%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 37 (1.35%) Tivoli
2 33 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
3 27 (0.98%) SCCM
4 14 (0.51%) Data Guard
5 12 (0.44%) ITRS Geneos
6 11 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 10 (0.36%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 9 (0.33%) Nagios
8 9 (0.33%) Puppet
9 8 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
10 7 (0.25%) Netcool
10 7 (0.25%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 6 (0.22%) BMC PATROL
12 5 (0.18%) Control-M
12 5 (0.18%) Oracle Flashback
12 5 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (0.18%) HP Operations Orchestration
13 4 (0.15%) Red Hat Satellite
13 4 (0.15%) Ansible
13 4 (0.15%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 440 (16.02%) Oracle
2 380 (13.83%) Microsoft
3 134 (4.88%) IBM
4 98 (3.57%) VMware
5 71 (2.58%) Cisco
6 68 (2.48%) Red Hat
7 66 (2.40%) TIBCO
7 66 (2.40%) Citrix
8 57 (2.07%) Sybase
9 53 (1.93%) ServiceNow
10 50 (1.82%) HP
11 44 (1.60%) SAP
12 42 (1.53%) Business Objects
13 38 (1.38%) Cognos
14 32 (1.16%) F5
15 31 (1.13%) Bloomberg
16 28 (1.02%) Hyperion
17 27 (0.98%) Informatica
17 27 (0.98%) CheckPoint
17 27 (0.98%) Reuters
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £75000 - £110000 per annum + 10% bonus and bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £49070 - £70100 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £44047 - £54411 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £90000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Benifit, Bonus, Car Allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 per annum + benfits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Bluetownonline
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £85000 - £105000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £44047 - £54411 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £49070 - £70100 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 23 hours ago