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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 15 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Banking 1417 2046 1984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.64% 17.17% 15.70%
As % of the General category 21.83% 28.35% 25.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1236 1829 1872
Average salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £90,000 £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
6490 7217 7766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 57.90% 60.57% 61.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5379 6370 7129
Average salary £57,500 £59,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.36% +3.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 2165 (65.97%) Finance
2 1256 (38.27%) Investment Banking
3 907 (27.64%) SQL
4 862 (26.26%) Java
5 757 (23.07%) Agile Software Development
6 540 (16.45%) SQL Server
7 526 (16.03%) Windows
8 514 (15.66%) UNIX
8 514 (15.66%) Oracle
9 502 (15.30%) Front Office
10 471 (14.35%) Linux
11 461 (14.05%) C#
12 459 (13.99%) .NET
13 428 (13.04%) Degree
14 388 (11.82%) Microsoft
15 385 (11.73%) Project Management
16 341 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
17 253 (7.71%) MS Excel
18 251 (7.65%) Retail
19 248 (7.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 246 (7.50%) Multithreading
21 245 (7.46%) Equities
22 236 (7.19%) C++
23 235 (7.16%) HTML
24 234 (7.13%) ITIL
25 233 (7.10%) Derivative
26 228 (6.95%) OO
27 227 (6.92%) JavaScript
28 216 (6.58%) Scrum
29 208 (6.34%) Risk Management

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 130 (3.96%) SharePoint
2 91 (2.77%) WebSphere
3 74 (2.25%) IIS
4 69 (2.10%) Tomcat
5 62 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
6 61 (1.86%) Apache
7 58 (1.77%) MS Exchange
8 47 (1.43%) WebLogic
9 45 (1.37%) Oracle Coherence
10 44 (1.34%) MQSeries
11 38 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
12 32 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
13 28 (0.85%) WebSphere Process Server
13 28 (0.85%) SAS
14 27 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
15 18 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 15 (0.46%) TIBCO EMS
17 14 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
18 13 (0.40%) Oracle Service Bus
18 13 (0.40%) Lync
Applications
1 253 (7.71%) MS Excel
2 117 (3.56%) MS Office
3 33 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (0.55%) MS Project
4 18 (0.55%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.37%) InfoPath
6 11 (0.34%) SPSS
7 9 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.15%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.12%) SmartSuite
10 2 (0.061%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.030%) Doxygen
11 1 (0.030%) FastStats
11 1 (0.030%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 26 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.49%) Markit EDM
3 10 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
4 9 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.27%) Eikon
5 7 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
5 7 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (0.21%) TIBCO iProcess
6 6 (0.18%) Temenos T24
6 6 (0.18%) Summit
6 6 (0.18%) Kondor+
7 5 (0.15%) Algo Collateral
8 4 (0.12%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 4 (0.12%) Advent Geneva
8 4 (0.12%) RMDS
9 3 (0.091%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.091%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.091%) CA Clarity
9 3 (0.091%) Cognos TM1
9 3 (0.091%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 47 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (0.37%) SaaS
4 10 (0.30%) Office 365
5 7 (0.21%) PaaS
5 7 (0.21%) IaaS
6 4 (0.12%) Force.com
7 2 (0.061%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.030%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 102 (3.11%) SAN
2 96 (2.93%) Firewall
3 68 (2.07%) TCP/IP
4 58 (1.77%) Internet
5 47 (1.43%) DNS
6 38 (1.16%) LAN
7 37 (1.13%) WAN
8 36 (1.10%) Intranet
9 25 (0.76%) DHCP
10 24 (0.73%) BGP
11 22 (0.67%) VLAN
11 22 (0.67%) OSPF
11 22 (0.67%) VPN
12 20 (0.61%) LDAP
13 18 (0.55%) VoIP
14 17 (0.52%) Cisco Nexus
15 16 (0.49%) Wireless
16 15 (0.46%) MPLS
17 14 (0.43%) Intrusion Detection
17 14 (0.43%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 540 (16.45%) SQL Server
2 167 (5.09%) Data Warehouse
3 158 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 125 (3.81%) Relational Database
5 111 (3.38%) Oracle Database
6 107 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 107 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 85 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 57 (1.74%) RDBMS
9 47 (1.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 46 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
11 44 (1.34%) OLAP
12 43 (1.31%) Big Data
13 35 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
14 34 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
15 32 (0.98%) Data Mining
16 26 (0.79%) QlikView
17 24 (0.73%) MySQL
17 24 (0.73%) NoSQL
18 22 (0.67%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 73 (2.22%) Subversion
2 69 (2.10%) JIRA
3 65 (1.98%) Maven
4 63 (1.92%) JUnit
5 57 (1.74%) QuickTest Pro
6 45 (1.37%) Selenium
7 44 (1.34%) Visual Studio
8 33 (1.01%) WebDriver
9 31 (0.94%) Jenkins
10 26 (0.79%) Eclipse
10 26 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
10 26 (0.79%) Git (software)
11 25 (0.76%) Cucumber
12 20 (0.61%) Ant
13 19 (0.58%) NUnit
13 19 (0.58%) TeamCity
14 15 (0.46%) LoadRunner
14 15 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 14 (0.43%) FitNesse
16 13 (0.40%) MSI
General
1 2165 (65.97%) Finance
2 1256 (38.27%) Investment Banking
3 502 (15.30%) Front Office
4 251 (7.65%) Retail
5 154 (4.69%) Back Office
6 115 (3.50%) Telecoms
7 112 (3.41%) Retail Banking
8 104 (3.17%) Legal
9 97 (2.96%) Financial Institution
10 62 (1.89%) International Banking
11 42 (1.28%) Marketing
12 37 (1.13%) Corporate Banking
13 35 (1.07%) French Language
14 27 (0.82%) Advertising
15 23 (0.70%) Games
16 19 (0.58%) Manufacturing
16 19 (0.58%) German Language
17 16 (0.49%) Spanish Language
17 16 (0.49%) Law
18 14 (0.43%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 986 (30.04%) Developer
2 637 (19.41%) Analyst
3 380 (11.58%) Java Developer
4 245 (7.46%) Business Analyst
5 200 (6.09%) Applications Support
6 189 (5.76%) Architect
7 164 (5.00%) Project Manager
8 149 (4.54%) C# Developer
9 147 (4.48%) Senior Developer
10 143 (4.36%) Support Analyst
11 132 (4.02%) Consultant
12 120 (3.66%) .NET Developer
13 104 (3.17%) Team Leader
14 70 (2.13%) Applications Support Analyst
15 63 (1.92%) SQL Developer
16 62 (1.89%) Senior Analyst
17 61 (1.86%) C++ Developer
18 60 (1.83%) DBA
19 54 (1.65%) Technical Analyst
20 53 (1.61%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 459 (13.99%) .NET
2 235 (7.16%) HTML
3 192 (5.85%) XML
4 172 (5.24%) Spring
5 160 (4.88%) J2EE
6 155 (4.72%) ASP.NET
7 149 (4.54%) Middleware
8 133 (4.05%) CSS
9 115 (3.50%) Web Services
10 106 (3.23%) HTML5
11 105 (3.20%) WCF
12 103 (3.14%) .NET Framework
13 101 (3.08%) WPF
14 95 (2.89%) Hibernate
15 78 (2.38%) jQuery
16 59 (1.80%) FIX Protocol
17 55 (1.68%) Java EE
18 46 (1.40%) JSON
19 45 (1.37%) WinForms
20 42 (1.28%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 341 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
2 248 (7.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 245 (7.46%) Equities
4 233 (7.10%) Derivative
5 196 (5.97%) Computer Science
5 196 (5.97%) Fixed Income
6 119 (3.63%) Credit Risk
7 105 (3.20%) Market Risk
8 83 (2.53%) Mathematics
8 83 (2.53%) SWIFT
8 83 (2.53%) Data Structures
9 81 (2.47%) Algorithms
9 81 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
10 70 (2.13%) Open Source
10 70 (2.13%) User Experience
11 67 (2.04%) Hedge funds
12 57 (1.74%) Management Information System
13 50 (1.52%) Blackberry
14 48 (1.46%) Reference Data
15 45 (1.37%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 526 (16.03%) Windows
2 514 (15.66%) UNIX
3 471 (14.35%) Linux
4 85 (2.59%) Windows 7
5 77 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 75 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 72 (2.19%) Solaris
8 67 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 52 (1.58%) Android
10 37 (1.13%) AIX
11 32 (0.98%) Windows 8
12 31 (0.94%) Windows XP
13 29 (0.88%) Apple iOS
13 29 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
14 20 (0.61%) NetWare
15 14 (0.43%) Fedora
15 14 (0.43%) HPUX
16 7 (0.21%) zOS
17 4 (0.12%) Mac OS X
18 2 (0.061%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 757 (23.07%) Agile Software Development
2 385 (11.73%) Project Management
3 246 (7.50%) Multithreading
4 234 (7.13%) ITIL
5 228 (6.95%) OO
6 216 (6.58%) Scrum
7 208 (6.34%) Risk Management
8 199 (6.06%) TDD
9 193 (5.88%) Low Latency
10 183 (5.58%) Business Analysis
11 170 (5.18%) Business Intelligence
12 150 (4.57%) Stakeholder Management
13 148 (4.51%) ETL
14 146 (4.45%) Change Management
15 136 (4.14%) Mentoring
16 134 (4.08%) Software Engineering
16 134 (4.08%) Asset Management
17 128 (3.90%) MVC
18 124 (3.78%) PRINCE2
19 115 (3.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 907 (27.64%) SQL
2 862 (26.26%) Java
3 461 (14.05%) C#
4 236 (7.19%) C++
5 227 (6.92%) JavaScript
6 140 (4.27%) Python
7 132 (4.02%) Perl
8 129 (3.93%) T-SQL
9 120 (3.66%) C
10 98 (2.99%) PowerShell
11 79 (2.41%) Shell Script
12 70 (2.13%) VBA
13 58 (1.77%) Ruby
14 47 (1.43%) VB
15 46 (1.40%) PL/SQL
16 45 (1.37%) Bash Shell
17 38 (1.16%) VBScript
18 34 (1.04%) Groovy
19 28 (0.85%) Scala
20 21 (0.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 428 (13.04%) Degree
2 76 (2.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 56 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
4 48 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 42 (1.28%) PMI Certification
6 40 (1.22%) CISSP
7 32 (0.98%) ISEB
8 31 (0.94%) Security Cleared
9 29 (0.88%) CCNP
10 27 (0.82%) CISA
11 25 (0.76%) PMP
12 24 (0.73%) SC Cleared
13 23 (0.70%) CISM
14 17 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 16 (0.49%) CCNA
16 15 (0.46%) CCIE
17 14 (0.43%) MCSE
17 14 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
18 12 (0.37%) GIAC
18 12 (0.37%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 180 (5.48%) QA
2 60 (1.83%) SLA
3 50 (1.52%) ISO 9001
4 25 (0.76%) EMIR
5 21 (0.64%) Data Quality
6 19 (0.58%) Dodd-Frank
7 12 (0.37%) COREP
8 11 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 10 (0.30%) Basel III
9 10 (0.30%) COBIT
9 10 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 9 (0.27%) PCI DSS
11 6 (0.18%) MiFID
12 5 (0.15%) FINREP
13 4 (0.12%) CRD IV
13 4 (0.12%) ISO 8583
14 3 (0.091%) Basel II
14 3 (0.091%) IAS 39
15 2 (0.061%) FATCA
15 2 (0.061%) AIFMD
System Software
1 149 (4.54%) Active Directory
2 104 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (1.19%) XenApp
4 33 (1.01%) vSphere
5 30 (0.91%) VMware ESX
6 23 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
7 17 (0.52%) XenDesktop
8 16 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
9 15 (0.46%) Oracle RMAN
10 13 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
10 13 (0.40%) Hyper-V
11 10 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
11 10 (0.30%) NFS
12 8 (0.24%) RACF
13 7 (0.21%) Snort
13 7 (0.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 6 (0.18%) ACF2
15 5 (0.15%) Firmware
15 5 (0.15%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 4 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 46 (1.40%) SCCM
2 42 (1.28%) Tivoli
3 40 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
4 28 (0.85%) Control-M
5 25 (0.76%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 20 (0.61%) NetBackup
7 18 (0.55%) Data Guard
8 16 (0.49%) Puppet
9 14 (0.43%) SCOM
10 10 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
10 10 (0.30%) Windows Intune
11 9 (0.27%) Nagios
11 9 (0.27%) WSUS
12 8 (0.24%) ITRS Geneos
13 6 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
13 6 (0.18%) MAILsweeper
13 6 (0.18%) BMC PATROL
14 5 (0.15%) OpenView
14 5 (0.15%) Red Hat Satellite
14 5 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 514 (15.66%) Oracle
2 388 (11.82%) Microsoft
3 142 (4.33%) VMware
4 120 (3.66%) Citrix
5 115 (3.50%) Red Hat
6 92 (2.80%) Cisco
7 75 (2.29%) Sybase
8 71 (2.16%) TIBCO
9 62 (1.89%) HP
10 52 (1.58%) JBoss
10 52 (1.58%) IBM
11 49 (1.49%) Bloomberg
12 45 (1.37%) Business Objects
13 39 (1.19%) EMC
14 36 (1.10%) Reuters
15 35 (1.07%) SAP
16 34 (1.04%) Fidessa
17 30 (0.91%) Symantec
17 30 (0.91%) Cognos
17 30 (0.91%) Juniper
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £36000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £45000 - £65000 Per Annum £45k to £65k + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 10% Bonus, bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £40 - £65 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45 - £50 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago