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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 9 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Banking 1488 1763 1784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.11% 14.20% 15.15%
As % of the General category 24.46% 24.01% 25.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1186 1557 1545
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 £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £87,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
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
6083 7342 6929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 57.67% 59.13% 58.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4998 6069 6030
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 1787 (63.50%) Finance
2 946 (33.62%) Investment Banking
3 705 (25.05%) SQL
4 649 (23.06%) Java
5 510 (18.12%) Agile Software Development
6 458 (16.28%) Oracle
7 452 (16.06%) Retail
8 382 (13.57%) Windows
9 381 (13.54%) Microsoft
10 380 (13.50%) Front Office
11 340 (12.08%) C#
12 334 (11.87%) SQL Server
12 334 (11.87%) Degree
13 329 (11.69%) .NET
14 326 (11.58%) UNIX
15 300 (10.66%) Project Management
16 296 (10.52%) Linux
17 237 (8.42%) Stakeholder Management
18 223 (7.92%) ITIL
19 213 (7.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 204 (7.25%) MS Excel
21 193 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
22 182 (6.47%) OO
23 174 (6.18%) Business Analysis
24 170 (6.04%) HTML
25 164 (5.83%) Telecoms
26 157 (5.58%) JavaScript
27 150 (5.33%) Fixed Income
28 145 (5.15%) C++
29 142 (5.05%) Derivative

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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
1 103 (3.66%) SharePoint
2 86 (3.06%) WebSphere
3 52 (1.85%) CICS
4 49 (1.74%) WebLogic
5 37 (1.31%) JBoss
6 36 (1.28%) MS Exchange
6 36 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
7 34 (1.21%) SAS
8 33 (1.17%) Tomcat
9 31 (1.10%) IIS
10 26 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
11 25 (0.89%) Apache
12 23 (0.82%) FileNet
12 23 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
13 22 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
14 20 (0.71%) Apache Pig
15 16 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 15 (0.53%) MQSeries
17 14 (0.50%) WebLogic Portal
18 12 (0.43%) Mule
Applications
1 204 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 119 (4.23%) MS Office
3 41 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.46%) InfoPath
6 10 (0.36%) MS Project
7 9 (0.32%) SPSS
8 3 (0.11%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.11%) GNU Octave
9 2 (0.071%) RoboHelp
9 2 (0.071%) SmartSuite
9 2 (0.071%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.036%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.036%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 24 (0.85%) Cognos TM1
2 19 (0.68%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 17 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
4 15 (0.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 13 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
5 13 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
6 11 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
7 10 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
8 9 (0.32%) SAP FI
8 9 (0.32%) Hyperion Planning
9 8 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
9 8 (0.28%) SAP CO
9 8 (0.28%) ION MarketView
9 8 (0.28%) TIBCO iProcess
10 7 (0.25%) Temenos T24
11 6 (0.21%) Endur
11 6 (0.21%) MetaTrader
12 4 (0.14%) Oracle FAH
12 4 (0.14%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 24 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (0.64%) SaaS
3 15 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (0.43%) PaaS
5 10 (0.36%) IaaS
6 9 (0.32%) Office 365
7 4 (0.14%) Google Compute Engine
7 4 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (0.071%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.071%) Force.com
9 2 (0.071%) IBM Blueworks
10 1 (0.036%) GitHub
10 1 (0.036%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.036%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 84 (2.99%) Internet
2 65 (2.31%) Firewall
3 45 (1.60%) SAN
4 37 (1.31%) TCP/IP
4 37 (1.31%) VoIP
5 33 (1.17%) WAN
6 31 (1.10%) Network Security
7 29 (1.03%) DNS
8 25 (0.89%) LAN
9 24 (0.85%) VPN
10 15 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (0.50%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (0.46%) WebEx
12 13 (0.46%) Intranet
12 13 (0.46%) VLAN
12 13 (0.46%) MPLS
13 12 (0.43%) DHCP
13 12 (0.43%) NetScaler
14 11 (0.39%) NAS
14 11 (0.39%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 334 (11.87%) SQL Server
2 105 (3.73%) Relational Database
3 94 (3.34%) Data Warehouse
4 89 (3.16%) DB2
4 89 (3.16%) Oracle Database
5 88 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 83 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 77 (2.74%) Big Data
8 62 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
9 52 (1.85%) QlikView
10 48 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
10 48 (1.71%) Hadoop
11 47 (1.67%) MySQL
12 39 (1.39%) RDBMS
12 39 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 33 (1.17%) NoSQL
14 25 (0.89%) Apache Hive
15 24 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
16 23 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
16 23 (0.82%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 59 (2.10%) Selenium
2 50 (1.78%) JIRA
3 44 (1.56%) WebDriver
4 42 (1.49%) Maven
5 39 (1.39%) Eclipse
5 39 (1.39%) Cucumber
6 33 (1.17%) Jenkins
6 33 (1.17%) Visual Studio
6 33 (1.17%) Subversion
6 33 (1.17%) Git (software)
7 21 (0.75%) Hudson
8 20 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (0.57%) Calabash
10 15 (0.53%) SpecFlow
10 15 (0.53%) TeamCity
10 15 (0.53%) JUnit
11 14 (0.50%) Appium
12 13 (0.46%) JMeter
13 11 (0.39%) NUnit
14 10 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1787 (63.50%) Finance
2 946 (33.62%) Investment Banking
3 452 (16.06%) Retail
4 380 (13.50%) Front Office
5 164 (5.83%) Telecoms
6 119 (4.23%) Financial Institution
7 105 (3.73%) Back Office
8 96 (3.41%) Legal
9 79 (2.81%) Retail Banking
10 52 (1.85%) Marketing
11 32 (1.14%) International Banking
12 28 (1.00%) Private Banking
13 24 (0.85%) Corporate Banking
13 24 (0.85%) Manufacturing
14 22 (0.78%) Advertising
15 16 (0.57%) Law
16 15 (0.53%) Billing
17 14 (0.50%) Wholesale Banking
18 13 (0.46%) French Language
18 13 (0.46%) Games
Job Titles
1 666 (23.67%) Developer
2 582 (20.68%) Analyst
3 268 (9.52%) Architect
4 228 (8.10%) Business Analyst
5 187 (6.65%) Java Developer
6 181 (6.43%) Consultant
7 165 (5.86%) Support Analyst
8 159 (5.65%) Project Manager
9 136 (4.83%) C# Developer
10 105 (3.73%) Applications Support
11 101 (3.59%) Senior Developer
12 84 (2.99%) Administrator
13 78 (2.77%) .NET Developer
14 71 (2.52%) Desktop Support
15 65 (2.31%) Solutions Architect
16 63 (2.24%) DBA
17 59 (2.10%) Lead Architect
18 58 (2.06%) Senior Manager
18 58 (2.06%) Desktop Support Analyst
18 58 (2.06%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 329 (11.69%) .NET
2 170 (6.04%) HTML
3 137 (4.87%) ASP.NET
4 125 (4.44%) Middleware
5 106 (3.77%) Web Services
6 95 (3.38%) XML
7 86 (3.06%) Spring
7 86 (3.06%) HTML5
8 84 (2.99%) WCF
9 74 (2.63%) jQuery
10 73 (2.59%) WPF
11 70 (2.49%) CSS
12 57 (2.03%) J2EE
13 56 (1.99%) AngularJS
14 53 (1.88%) Oracle Fusion
14 53 (1.88%) .NET Framework
15 52 (1.85%) Hibernate
16 47 (1.67%) Ajax
17 43 (1.53%) ASP.NET MVC
18 41 (1.46%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 213 (7.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 193 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
3 150 (5.33%) Fixed Income
4 142 (5.05%) Derivative
5 141 (5.01%) Computer Science
6 111 (3.94%) Equities
7 93 (3.30%) SWIFT
8 88 (3.13%) Blackberry
9 70 (2.49%) Data Integration
10 67 (2.38%) Management Information System
11 57 (2.03%) Online Banking
12 56 (1.99%) Hedge funds
13 53 (1.88%) Mainframe
14 52 (1.85%) Mobile Banking
15 49 (1.74%) Reference Data
16 46 (1.63%) Mathematics
17 44 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
18 43 (1.53%) Credit Risk
19 39 (1.39%) Data Structures
20 36 (1.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 382 (13.57%) Windows
2 326 (11.58%) UNIX
3 296 (10.52%) Linux
4 99 (3.52%) Windows 7
5 57 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 57 (2.03%) Solaris
6 52 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 41 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 37 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (0.75%) Apple iOS
10 20 (0.71%) zOS
11 17 (0.60%) Windows XP
12 14 (0.50%) CentOS
13 13 (0.46%) Android
14 9 (0.32%) AIX
15 7 (0.25%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.21%) Windows 2000
16 6 (0.21%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.071%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.071%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 510 (18.12%) Agile Software Development
2 300 (10.66%) Project Management
3 237 (8.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 223 (7.92%) ITIL
5 182 (6.47%) OO
6 174 (6.18%) Business Analysis
7 137 (4.87%) Service Delivery
7 137 (4.87%) Scrum
8 132 (4.69%) Risk Management
9 127 (4.51%) Data Management
10 123 (4.37%) TDD
11 120 (4.26%) Waterfall
12 119 (4.23%) Multithreading
13 118 (4.19%) Business Intelligence
13 118 (4.19%) Analytics
14 116 (4.12%) Low Latency
15 115 (4.09%) Service Management
16 113 (4.02%) SOA
17 106 (3.77%) Mentoring
18 101 (3.59%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 705 (25.05%) SQL
2 649 (23.06%) Java
3 340 (12.08%) C#
4 157 (5.58%) JavaScript
5 145 (5.15%) C++
6 136 (4.83%) C
7 106 (3.77%) Perl
8 88 (3.13%) Python
9 70 (2.49%) PL/SQL
10 68 (2.42%) PowerShell
11 66 (2.35%) Shell Script
12 56 (1.99%) T-SQL
13 54 (1.92%) VBA
14 52 (1.85%) Bash Shell
15 42 (1.49%) COBOL
16 32 (1.14%) PHP
17 30 (1.07%) Ruby
18 26 (0.92%) VB
19 22 (0.78%) Korn
20 16 (0.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 334 (11.87%) Degree
2 111 (3.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 68 (2.42%) MCSE
4 62 (2.20%) MCP
5 53 (1.88%) CISSP
6 52 (1.85%) PMI Certification
7 48 (1.71%) ISEB
8 42 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
9 33 (1.17%) PMP
10 31 (1.10%) CCNA
11 21 (0.75%) CCNP
11 21 (0.75%) MCITP
12 20 (0.71%) CISA
13 18 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
13 18 (0.64%) IBM Certification
14 17 (0.60%) OCP
14 17 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
15 15 (0.53%) ISTQB
16 13 (0.46%) Security Cleared
16 13 (0.46%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (4.44%) QA
2 56 (1.99%) SLA
3 40 (1.42%) ISO 9001
4 27 (0.96%) Dodd-Frank
5 26 (0.92%) EMIR
6 23 (0.82%) COBIT
7 21 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 17 (0.60%) MiFID
9 15 (0.53%) Basel II
10 13 (0.46%) Solvency II
10 13 (0.46%) Data Quality
11 12 (0.43%) FINREP
12 11 (0.39%) COREP
13 9 (0.32%) Basel III
14 8 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 6 (0.21%) CRD IV
16 5 (0.18%) PCI DSS
16 5 (0.18%) FATCA
17 3 (0.11%) P3O
18 2 (0.071%) PMBOK
System Software
1 133 (4.73%) Active Directory
2 53 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (1.46%) XenApp
4 27 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
5 11 (0.39%) vSphere
6 10 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (0.36%) VMware Server
7 8 (0.28%) Squid
7 8 (0.28%) VMware ESX
7 8 (0.28%) XenDesktop
8 7 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
8 7 (0.25%) Hyper-V
9 6 (0.21%) RACF
10 5 (0.18%) NFS
10 5 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.18%) PowerHA
10 5 (0.18%) Oracle Clusterware
11 4 (0.14%) Samba
12 3 (0.11%) MetaFrame
12 3 (0.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 35 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
2 31 (1.10%) SCCM
3 30 (1.07%) Tivoli
4 12 (0.43%) Data Guard
4 12 (0.43%) ITRS Geneos
5 8 (0.28%) Nagios
6 7 (0.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 7 (0.25%) Netcool
6 7 (0.25%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 7 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
6 7 (0.25%) Puppet
7 6 (0.21%) BMC PATROL
7 6 (0.21%) Control-M
7 6 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (0.18%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 5 (0.18%) Oracle Flashback
9 4 (0.14%) Ansible
9 4 (0.14%) Red Hat Satellite
9 4 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 458 (16.28%) Oracle
2 381 (13.54%) Microsoft
3 126 (4.48%) IBM
4 108 (3.84%) VMware
5 79 (2.81%) Citrix
6 78 (2.77%) TIBCO
7 71 (2.52%) Cisco
8 63 (2.24%) Red Hat
9 61 (2.17%) HP
10 56 (1.99%) Sybase
11 50 (1.78%) ServiceNow
12 40 (1.42%) SAP
13 37 (1.31%) Cognos
14 36 (1.28%) Business Objects
15 31 (1.10%) Bloomberg
16 29 (1.03%) Hyperion
17 28 (1.00%) Informatica
17 28 (1.00%) F5
18 27 (0.96%) Tableau
18 27 (0.96%) CheckPoint
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 50 minutes ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £50635 - £62549 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £62000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42934 - £53036 per annum + Exc.Bens.
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, gym, healthcare
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Large Benefits Package + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 30% Value Benefits Package + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago