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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 12 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing Banking 1430 2024 1982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.89% 16.62% 15.93%
As % of the General category 22.52% 27.95% 25.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1270 1816 1878
Average salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
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
6351 7241 7648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 57.23% 59.45% 61.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5377 6371 7029
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £90,000
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 21 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 21 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 2084 (65.80%) Finance
2 1239 (39.12%) Investment Banking
3 859 (27.12%) SQL
4 824 (26.02%) Java
5 715 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
6 508 (16.04%) Oracle
7 506 (15.98%) Windows
8 505 (15.95%) UNIX
9 501 (15.82%) SQL Server
10 487 (15.38%) Front Office
11 451 (14.24%) Linux
12 445 (14.05%) C#
13 433 (13.67%) .NET
14 410 (12.95%) Degree
15 379 (11.97%) Microsoft
16 353 (11.15%) Project Management
17 319 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
18 253 (7.99%) Retail
19 245 (7.74%) HTML
20 242 (7.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 237 (7.48%) MS Excel
22 232 (7.33%) ITIL
23 231 (7.29%) JavaScript
24 228 (7.20%) Multithreading
25 225 (7.10%) Derivative
26 224 (7.07%) Scrum
27 222 (7.01%) Equities
28 216 (6.82%) OO
29 215 (6.79%) C++
30 192 (6.06%) Fixed Income

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

For the 6 months to 21 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
1 115 (3.63%) SharePoint
2 82 (2.59%) WebSphere
3 68 (2.15%) Tomcat
4 62 (1.96%) MS Exchange
5 60 (1.89%) IIS
6 58 (1.83%) Apache
7 55 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
8 47 (1.48%) WebLogic
9 44 (1.39%) JBoss
10 39 (1.23%) Oracle Coherence
11 38 (1.20%) MQSeries
12 34 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
13 30 (0.95%) SAS
14 28 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
15 21 (0.66%) WebSphere Process Server
16 20 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 19 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
18 17 (0.54%) CICS
19 16 (0.51%) Oracle Service Bus
20 14 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 237 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 119 (3.76%) MS Office
3 26 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 20 (0.63%) MS Project
6 14 (0.44%) SPSS
7 10 (0.32%) InfoPath
8 7 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.19%) Photoshop
10 4 (0.13%) SmartSuite
11 3 (0.095%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.032%) FastStats
12 1 (0.032%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.032%) LaTeX
12 1 (0.032%) Doxygen
12 1 (0.032%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 29 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.44%) Markit EDM
3 11 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
3 11 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (0.25%) Temenos T24
5 7 (0.22%) Eikon
6 6 (0.19%) Kondor+
6 6 (0.19%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 5 (0.16%) Algo Collateral
7 5 (0.16%) Oracle FAH
7 5 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.16%) Summit
8 4 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (0.13%) Advent Geneva
9 3 (0.095%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.095%) TIBCO iProcess
9 3 (0.095%) Hyperion Planning
9 3 (0.095%) 3000 Xtra
9 3 (0.095%) HFM
9 3 (0.095%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 48 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (0.41%) Office 365
4 8 (0.25%) SaaS
5 7 (0.22%) PaaS
5 7 (0.22%) IaaS
6 4 (0.13%) Force.com
7 2 (0.063%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 90 (2.84%) Firewall
2 88 (2.78%) SAN
3 74 (2.34%) TCP/IP
4 60 (1.89%) Internet
5 47 (1.48%) DNS
6 40 (1.26%) LAN
7 38 (1.20%) Intranet
8 34 (1.07%) WAN
9 28 (0.88%) DHCP
10 25 (0.79%) BGP
11 23 (0.73%) OSPF
12 21 (0.66%) VoIP
13 19 (0.60%) VPN
14 18 (0.57%) LDAP
14 18 (0.57%) VLAN
15 17 (0.54%) Wireless
16 15 (0.47%) Cisco Nexus
16 15 (0.47%) FTP
16 15 (0.47%) MPLS
17 14 (0.44%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 501 (15.82%) SQL Server
2 161 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
3 150 (4.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 112 (3.54%) Relational Database
5 102 (3.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 101 (3.19%) Oracle Database
7 94 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
8 84 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 57 (1.80%) RDBMS
10 45 (1.42%) Big Data
10 45 (1.42%) OLAP
10 45 (1.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 40 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
12 37 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
13 31 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
14 30 (0.95%) Data Mining
15 27 (0.85%) QlikView
15 27 (0.85%) DB2
16 25 (0.79%) NoSQL
17 23 (0.73%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 72 (2.27%) Subversion
2 71 (2.24%) JIRA
3 66 (2.08%) Maven
4 55 (1.74%) JUnit
5 48 (1.52%) QuickTest Pro
6 35 (1.11%) Selenium
7 32 (1.01%) Visual Studio
8 29 (0.92%) Eclipse
9 27 (0.85%) Jenkins
10 26 (0.82%) WebDriver
11 25 (0.79%) Git (software)
12 22 (0.69%) Cucumber
13 21 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
13 21 (0.66%) Ant
14 20 (0.63%) TeamCity
15 19 (0.60%) NUnit
16 13 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 12 (0.38%) MSI
17 12 (0.38%) LoadRunner
17 12 (0.38%) ClearCase
General
1 2084 (65.80%) Finance
2 1239 (39.12%) Investment Banking
3 487 (15.38%) Front Office
4 253 (7.99%) Retail
5 142 (4.48%) Back Office
6 106 (3.35%) Retail Banking
7 105 (3.32%) Telecoms
7 105 (3.32%) Legal
8 85 (2.68%) Financial Institution
9 59 (1.86%) International Banking
10 37 (1.17%) Marketing
10 37 (1.17%) Corporate Banking
11 31 (0.98%) French Language
12 24 (0.76%) Advertising
13 23 (0.73%) Games
14 19 (0.60%) Law
15 17 (0.54%) Spanish Language
15 17 (0.54%) Manufacturing
16 12 (0.38%) General Ledger
16 12 (0.38%) German Language
Job Titles
1 959 (30.28%) Developer
2 611 (19.29%) Analyst
3 363 (11.46%) Java Developer
4 229 (7.23%) Business Analyst
5 184 (5.81%) Applications Support
6 180 (5.68%) Architect
7 159 (5.02%) Project Manager
8 150 (4.74%) Support Analyst
9 146 (4.61%) C# Developer
10 142 (4.48%) Senior Developer
11 128 (4.04%) Consultant
12 122 (3.85%) .NET Developer
13 94 (2.97%) Team Leader
14 66 (2.08%) Applications Support Analyst
15 64 (2.02%) SQL Developer
16 60 (1.89%) Senior Analyst
17 57 (1.80%) DBA
18 56 (1.77%) C# .NET Developer
18 56 (1.77%) Solutions Architect
18 56 (1.77%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 433 (13.67%) .NET
2 245 (7.74%) HTML
3 184 (5.81%) XML
4 173 (5.46%) Spring
5 152 (4.80%) ASP.NET
6 151 (4.77%) J2EE
6 151 (4.77%) Middleware
7 137 (4.33%) CSS
8 121 (3.82%) HTML5
9 106 (3.35%) Web Services
10 98 (3.09%) .NET Framework
11 94 (2.97%) WPF
12 93 (2.94%) WCF
13 92 (2.90%) Hibernate
14 77 (2.43%) jQuery
15 56 (1.77%) FIX Protocol
16 51 (1.61%) Java EE
16 51 (1.61%) JSON
17 45 (1.42%) Ajax
18 44 (1.39%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 319 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
2 242 (7.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 225 (7.10%) Derivative
4 222 (7.01%) Equities
5 192 (6.06%) Fixed Income
6 183 (5.78%) Computer Science
7 111 (3.50%) Credit Risk
8 97 (3.06%) Market Risk
9 83 (2.62%) Mathematics
10 75 (2.37%) SWIFT
11 74 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
12 73 (2.31%) Algorithms
13 72 (2.27%) User Experience
14 70 (2.21%) Data Structures
15 64 (2.02%) Hedge funds
16 61 (1.93%) Open Source
17 57 (1.80%) Blackberry
18 54 (1.71%) Management Information System
19 41 (1.29%) Mobile App
20 40 (1.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 506 (15.98%) Windows
2 505 (15.95%) UNIX
3 451 (14.24%) Linux
4 103 (3.25%) Windows 7
5 80 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 72 (2.27%) Solaris
7 70 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 64 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
9 56 (1.77%) Android
10 33 (1.04%) Windows XP
11 32 (1.01%) Windows 8
12 31 (0.98%) Apple iOS
12 31 (0.98%) AIX
13 22 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
14 18 (0.57%) NetWare
15 12 (0.38%) Fedora
15 12 (0.38%) HPUX
16 7 (0.22%) zOS
16 7 (0.22%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.095%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 715 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
2 353 (11.15%) Project Management
3 232 (7.33%) ITIL
4 228 (7.20%) Multithreading
5 224 (7.07%) Scrum
6 216 (6.82%) OO
7 190 (6.00%) Risk Management
8 185 (5.84%) TDD
9 184 (5.81%) Low Latency
10 165 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
11 164 (5.18%) Business Analysis
12 144 (4.55%) ETL
13 136 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
14 134 (4.23%) Change Management
15 130 (4.10%) MVC
16 125 (3.95%) Software Engineering
17 122 (3.85%) Asset Management
18 121 (3.82%) Mentoring
19 116 (3.66%) PRINCE2
20 110 (3.47%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 859 (27.12%) SQL
2 824 (26.02%) Java
3 445 (14.05%) C#
4 231 (7.29%) JavaScript
5 215 (6.79%) C++
6 139 (4.39%) Python
7 130 (4.10%) Perl
8 116 (3.66%) T-SQL
9 109 (3.44%) C
10 87 (2.75%) PowerShell
11 83 (2.62%) Shell Script
12 67 (2.12%) VBA
13 49 (1.55%) Ruby
14 46 (1.45%) VB
15 45 (1.42%) Bash Shell
16 36 (1.14%) PL/SQL
17 35 (1.11%) VBScript
18 28 (0.88%) Groovy
19 21 (0.66%) Scala
19 21 (0.66%) PHP
Qualifications
1 410 (12.95%) Degree
2 66 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 54 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
4 45 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 35 (1.11%) PMI Certification
6 27 (0.85%) CCNP
7 26 (0.82%) CISA
8 25 (0.79%) CISSP
9 24 (0.76%) ISEB
10 23 (0.73%) Security Cleared
11 22 (0.69%) PMP
12 19 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
13 18 (0.57%) SC Cleared
14 17 (0.54%) CCNA
14 17 (0.54%) CISM
15 13 (0.41%) MCSE
15 13 (0.41%) CCIE
16 12 (0.38%) MCP
16 12 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 11 (0.35%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 172 (5.43%) QA
2 61 (1.93%) SLA
3 47 (1.48%) ISO 9001
4 20 (0.63%) EMIR
5 19 (0.60%) Data Quality
6 15 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
7 12 (0.38%) COREP
7 12 (0.38%) Basel III
8 10 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (0.25%) COBIT
9 8 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (0.25%) PCI DSS
10 7 (0.22%) FINREP
11 6 (0.19%) CRD IV
12 5 (0.16%) MiFID
13 4 (0.13%) ISO 8583
14 3 (0.095%) IAS 39
15 2 (0.063%) FATCA
15 2 (0.063%) Solvency II
16 1 (0.032%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 160 (5.05%) Active Directory
2 98 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (1.45%) XenApp
4 29 (0.92%) vSphere
5 24 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
6 22 (0.69%) VMware ESX
7 19 (0.60%) XenDesktop
8 14 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
9 12 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
10 11 (0.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 11 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
11 10 (0.32%) NFS
12 9 (0.28%) Hyper-V
13 8 (0.25%) RACF
14 6 (0.19%) ACF2
14 6 (0.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 5 (0.16%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 5 (0.16%) Firmware
16 4 (0.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 48 (1.52%) SCCM
2 38 (1.20%) Tivoli
3 35 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
4 29 (0.92%) Control-M
5 22 (0.69%) NetBackup
6 19 (0.60%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 15 (0.47%) Data Guard
7 15 (0.47%) SCOM
7 15 (0.47%) Puppet
8 11 (0.35%) ITRS Geneos
9 9 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (0.28%) WSUS
9 9 (0.28%) BMC PATROL
10 8 (0.25%) Nagios
10 8 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
10 8 (0.25%) Windows Intune
11 6 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
12 5 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
12 5 (0.16%) Red Hat Satellite
12 5 (0.16%) OpenView
Vendors
1 508 (16.04%) Oracle
2 379 (11.97%) Microsoft
3 135 (4.26%) VMware
4 130 (4.10%) Citrix
5 108 (3.41%) Red Hat
6 91 (2.87%) Cisco
7 67 (2.12%) Sybase
8 64 (2.02%) HP
9 60 (1.89%) TIBCO
10 51 (1.61%) Bloomberg
11 50 (1.58%) IBM
12 47 (1.48%) Business Objects
13 38 (1.20%) EMC
14 37 (1.17%) Fidessa
14 37 (1.17%) Reuters
15 30 (0.95%) SAP
16 29 (0.92%) Calypso
16 29 (0.92%) Juniper
17 28 (0.88%) Informatica
18 27 (0.85%) Symantec
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus,Pay rise, Med Insurance
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BONUS,LIFE INSURANCE,PENSION
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £130000 per annum + 260k package (including benefits, OTE)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Networking People
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £125000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: Yesterday