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

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 8 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Banking 1012 1343 1552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.28% 13.14% 14.79%
As % of the General category 25.48% 23.03% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 898 1189 1405
Average salary £64,000 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £87,500 £90,000
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 City of London region.

General Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3972 5831 6129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 59.99% 57.05% 58.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3583 4988 5219
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 13 February 2016.

Banking Salary Histogram in the City of London

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1602 (71.97%) Finance
2 706 (31.72%) Investment Banking
3 530 (23.81%) SQL
4 441 (19.81%) Java
5 398 (17.88%) Agile Software Development
6 318 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 309 (13.88%) .NET
8 307 (13.79%) Windows
9 305 (13.70%) SQL Server
10 304 (13.66%) C#
11 285 (12.80%) Microsoft
12 283 (12.71%) Front Office
12 283 (12.71%) Degree
13 267 (11.99%) SDLC
14 255 (11.46%) Oracle
15 247 (11.10%) Unix
16 236 (10.60%) Retail
17 206 (9.25%) Stakeholder Management
18 199 (8.94%) Project Management
19 188 (8.45%) Change Management
20 186 (8.36%) Linux
21 156 (7.01%) ITIL
21 156 (7.01%) Business Intelligence
22 153 (6.87%) MS Excel
23 152 (6.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 147 (6.60%) C++
24 147 (6.60%) Derivative
25 138 (6.20%) Python
26 137 (6.15%) Risk Management
27 136 (6.11%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 77 (3.46%) WebSphere
2 56 (2.52%) IIS
3 54 (2.43%) Apache Spark
4 53 (2.38%) CICS
5 48 (2.16%) WebSphere Application Server
6 44 (1.98%) SharePoint
7 38 (1.71%) MS Exchange
8 33 (1.48%) Tomcat
9 29 (1.30%) JBoss
9 29 (1.30%) Node.js
10 28 (1.26%) WebLogic
11 27 (1.21%) Apache
11 27 (1.21%) SAS
12 25 (1.12%) MTS
13 22 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
14 20 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 16 (0.72%) Apache Pig
15 16 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
16 15 (0.67%) OpenStack
17 14 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 153 (6.87%) MS Excel
2 111 (4.99%) MS Office
3 29 (1.30%) MS Project
4 26 (1.17%) MS Visio
5 22 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.31%) InfoPath
6 7 (0.31%) SPSS
7 5 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.13%) EViews
9 2 (0.090%) Mathematica
10 1 (0.045%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.045%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.72%) Markit EDM
3 13 (0.58%) Payment Gateway
4 11 (0.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 9 (0.40%) Summit
6 8 (0.36%) IntelliMatch
7 6 (0.27%) Hyperion Planning
7 6 (0.27%) RMDS
8 5 (0.22%) Eikon
9 4 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
10 3 (0.13%) Adaptiv
10 3 (0.13%) Findur
10 3 (0.13%) FLEXCUBE
10 3 (0.13%) SAP FI
10 3 (0.13%) SAP FS
10 3 (0.13%) SunGard Panorama
11 2 (0.090%) 3000 Xtra
11 2 (0.090%) Algo Collateral
11 2 (0.090%) assyst
11 2 (0.090%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 35 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (0.58%) SaaS
4 8 (0.36%) GitHub
5 5 (0.22%) Office 365
6 3 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.045%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.045%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.045%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.045%) IaaS
7 1 (0.045%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.045%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 68 (3.05%) Firewall
2 60 (2.70%) LAN
3 56 (2.52%) WAN
4 55 (2.47%) Internet
5 48 (2.16%) TCP/IP
6 47 (2.11%) DNS
7 44 (1.98%) VPN
8 36 (1.62%) VoIP
9 33 (1.48%) DHCP
10 31 (1.39%) Unified Communications
11 28 (1.26%) Cisco IOS
12 25 (1.12%) Cisco Nexus
13 24 (1.08%) Wireless
14 23 (1.03%) HTTP
15 22 (0.99%) BGP
16 21 (0.94%) SAN
17 19 (0.85%) NX-OS
17 19 (0.85%) OSPF
18 16 (0.72%) Cisco IPT
19 14 (0.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 305 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 123 (5.53%) Data Warehouse
3 107 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 97 (4.36%) DB2
4 97 (4.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 95 (4.27%) Big Data
6 80 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 61 (2.74%) Relational Database
8 60 (2.70%) Hadoop
9 59 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 48 (2.16%) QlikView
11 46 (2.07%) MySQL
11 46 (2.07%) Oracle Database
12 44 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
13 31 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
14 30 (1.35%) RDBMS
15 27 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
15 27 (1.21%) NoSQL
15 27 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
16 25 (1.12%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 70 (3.14%) NUnit
2 64 (2.88%) Maven
3 53 (2.38%) MSTest
4 52 (2.34%) Rhino Mocks
5 50 (2.25%) JIRA
5 50 (2.25%) JUnit
5 50 (2.25%) Moq
6 37 (1.66%) Git (software)
7 36 (1.62%) Subversion
8 34 (1.53%) Visual Studio
9 24 (1.08%) Eclipse
9 24 (1.08%) TeamCity
10 23 (1.03%) Gradle
11 22 (0.99%) Selenium
11 22 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
12 21 (0.94%) Ant
13 16 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 14 (0.63%) Cucumber
15 12 (0.54%) SoapUI
16 11 (0.49%) Jenkins
General
1 1602 (71.97%) Finance
2 706 (31.72%) Investment Banking
3 283 (12.71%) Front Office
4 236 (10.60%) Retail
5 128 (5.75%) Back Office
5 128 (5.75%) Telecoms
6 94 (4.22%) Financial Institution
7 82 (3.68%) Retail Banking
8 54 (2.43%) Marketing
9 48 (2.16%) Legal
10 39 (1.75%) Advertising
11 31 (1.39%) Law
12 25 (1.12%) Corporate Banking
13 16 (0.72%) International Banking
14 13 (0.58%) Games
15 11 (0.49%) German Language
16 10 (0.45%) Private Banking
17 9 (0.40%) Online Betting
18 8 (0.36%) Billing
18 8 (0.36%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 637 (28.62%) Developer
2 468 (21.02%) Analyst
3 224 (10.06%) Business Analyst
4 179 (8.04%) Java Developer
5 166 (7.46%) Architect
6 160 (7.19%) Banking Analyst
7 158 (7.10%) Senior Developer
8 152 (6.83%) C# Developer
9 121 (5.44%) .NET Developer
10 118 (5.30%) Project Manager
11 90 (4.04%) C# .NET Developer
11 90 (4.04%) Support Analyst
12 89 (4.00%) Applications Support
13 77 (3.46%) Consultant
14 66 (2.96%) Financial Analyst
14 66 (2.96%) Senior Java Developer
15 63 (2.83%) Senior Analyst
16 60 (2.70%) ASP.NET Developer
16 60 (2.70%) Front Office Developer
16 60 (2.70%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (13.88%) .NET
2 136 (6.11%) ASP.NET
3 125 (5.62%) HTML
4 88 (3.95%) .NET Framework
5 84 (3.77%) HTML5
6 83 (3.73%) CSS
6 83 (3.73%) Spring
7 81 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 72 (3.23%) jQuery
9 62 (2.79%) AngularJS
10 56 (2.52%) Middleware
11 55 (2.47%) J2EE
12 54 (2.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 54 (2.43%) XML
13 46 (2.07%) Hibernate
14 44 (1.98%) WebSphere MQ
15 42 (1.89%) JDBC
15 42 (1.89%) Web Services
16 41 (1.84%) FIX Protocol
17 34 (1.53%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 318 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 152 (6.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 147 (6.60%) Derivative
4 113 (5.08%) Equities
5 105 (4.72%) Fixed Income
6 86 (3.86%) Computer Science
7 75 (3.37%) SWIFT
8 70 (3.14%) Mathematics
9 67 (3.01%) Fintech
10 64 (2.88%) Credit Risk
11 61 (2.74%) Management Information System
12 54 (2.43%) Mainframe
13 52 (2.34%) Data Centre
14 49 (2.20%) Hedge funds
15 45 (2.02%) Blackberry
16 35 (1.57%) Equity Derivative
16 35 (1.57%) IBM Mainframe
16 35 (1.57%) Market Risk
17 33 (1.48%) Data Structures
18 31 (1.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 307 (13.79%) Windows
2 247 (11.10%) Unix
3 186 (8.36%) Linux
4 119 (5.35%) Windows Server
5 67 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 49 (2.20%) Windows 7
7 35 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 34 (1.53%) Solaris
9 26 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 25 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 18 (0.81%) AIX
12 16 (0.72%) Windows 8
13 15 (0.67%) Android
14 13 (0.58%) Apple iOS
15 8 (0.36%) VMS
16 4 (0.18%) Windows XP
17 2 (0.090%) Windows Vista
18 1 (0.045%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 398 (17.88%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (11.99%) SDLC
3 206 (9.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 199 (8.94%) Project Management
5 188 (8.45%) Change Management
6 156 (7.01%) Business Intelligence
6 156 (7.01%) ITIL
7 137 (6.15%) Risk Management
8 131 (5.88%) Asset Management
9 121 (5.44%) Analytics
10 119 (5.35%) PRINCE2
10 119 (5.35%) Wealth Management
11 118 (5.30%) MVC
11 118 (5.30%) User Acceptance Testing
12 110 (4.94%) Business Analysis
13 109 (4.90%) Scrum
14 106 (4.76%) Multithreading
15 105 (4.72%) Mentoring
16 101 (4.54%) OO
17 97 (4.36%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 530 (23.81%) SQL
2 441 (19.81%) Java
3 304 (13.66%) C#
4 147 (6.60%) C++
5 138 (6.20%) Python
6 131 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 101 (4.54%) Perl
8 96 (4.31%) C
9 90 (4.04%) T-SQL
10 71 (3.19%) PowerShell
11 56 (2.52%) Scala
12 55 (2.47%) PL/SQL
13 53 (2.38%) COBOL
14 48 (2.16%) Shell Script
15 42 (1.89%) Bash Shell
16 37 (1.66%) VBA
17 35 (1.57%) JCL
18 26 (1.17%) R
18 26 (1.17%) Ruby
19 25 (1.12%) PHP
Qualifications
1 283 (12.71%) Degree
2 66 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
3 55 (2.47%) CCNP
4 36 (1.62%) ISEB
5 34 (1.53%) CISA
5 34 (1.53%) CISSP
6 29 (1.30%) CCNP Voice
7 28 (1.26%) CISM
8 26 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 26 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 22 (0.99%) ISTQB
9 22 (0.99%) PMI Certification
10 19 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 16 (0.72%) CCVP
12 14 (0.63%) ACCA
12 14 (0.63%) CCIE
13 12 (0.54%) CIMA
14 11 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 10 (0.45%) CCSA
15 10 (0.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (3.55%) QA
2 59 (2.65%) MiFID
3 56 (2.52%) SEPA
4 50 (2.25%) SLA
5 36 (1.62%) Dodd-Frank
5 36 (1.62%) EMIR
6 28 (1.26%) Data Quality
7 26 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 24 (1.08%) Solvency II
9 19 (0.85%) COBIT
10 14 (0.63%) ISO27002
11 10 (0.45%) CRD IV
12 9 (0.40%) Basel III
12 9 (0.40%) ISO 9001
13 7 (0.31%) Basel II
14 6 (0.27%) COREP
14 6 (0.27%) FINREP
15 5 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 3 (0.13%) FATCA
16 3 (0.13%) P3O
System Software
1 98 (4.40%) Active Directory
2 53 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (1.03%) XenApp
4 17 (0.76%) XenDesktop
5 15 (0.67%) Hyper-V
5 15 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (0.49%) HDFS
7 10 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 9 (0.40%) vSphere
9 8 (0.36%) VMware ESX
10 7 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (0.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 5 (0.22%) Xen
12 3 (0.13%) Cronacle
13 2 (0.090%) ACF2
13 2 (0.090%) GPFS
13 2 (0.090%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.090%) NFS
13 2 (0.090%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 32 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
1 32 (1.44%) Puppet
2 29 (1.30%) Control-M
3 22 (0.99%) Cisco CUCM
3 22 (0.99%) Tivoli
4 21 (0.94%) Cisco UCCX
5 18 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (0.81%) SCCM
6 15 (0.67%) Ansible
6 15 (0.67%) Hadoop YARN
6 15 (0.67%) ITRS Geneos
6 15 (0.67%) Nagios
7 12 (0.54%) Cisco UCCE
7 12 (0.54%) Salt
8 11 (0.49%) Kibana
8 11 (0.49%) logstash
9 9 (0.40%) SCOM
10 8 (0.36%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 8 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
11 7 (0.31%) Netcool
Vendors
1 285 (12.80%) Microsoft
2 255 (11.46%) Oracle
3 104 (4.67%) Cisco
4 78 (3.50%) IBM
5 77 (3.46%) VMware
6 58 (2.61%) Bloomberg
6 58 (2.61%) Citrix
7 55 (2.47%) Sybase
8 47 (2.11%) HP
9 46 (2.07%) Murex
10 41 (1.84%) Reuters
11 34 (1.53%) Informatica
12 33 (1.48%) Cognos
12 33 (1.48%) Red Box
13 31 (1.39%) Red Hat
14 30 (1.35%) SAP
15 27 (1.21%) Calypso
16 26 (1.17%) TOWER Software
17 20 (0.90%) F5
17 20 (0.90%) Intel Security
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Large Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £43k to £60K plus attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £130,000-160,000 plus strong bonus and package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 plus car allowance and bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - £65K (determined by years of experience)+package+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 (With exceptional Benefits)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 plus car allowance and bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
MACQUARIE
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private medical, etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - 60,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £90,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £71000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: Yesterday