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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 7 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Banking 1451 1838 1989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.00% 14.53% 16.45%
As % of the General category 23.81% 24.58% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1130 1611 1757
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 £38,450 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £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
6095 7479 7306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 58.80% 59.11% 60.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5109 6211 6332
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 1858 (62.88%) Finance
2 884 (29.92%) Investment Banking
3 728 (24.64%) SQL
4 649 (21.96%) Java
5 576 (19.49%) Retail
6 526 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
7 450 (15.23%) Oracle
8 372 (12.59%) Front Office
9 369 (12.49%) Windows
10 367 (12.42%) Degree
11 365 (12.35%) Microsoft
12 350 (11.84%) SQL Server
13 344 (11.64%) C#
14 330 (11.17%) Linux
15 328 (11.10%) .NET
16 316 (10.69%) UNIX
17 286 (9.68%) Project Management
18 262 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
19 227 (7.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 224 (7.58%) ITIL
21 220 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
22 215 (7.28%) Business Analysis
23 192 (6.50%) MS Excel
24 188 (6.36%) SDLC
25 179 (6.06%) C
26 174 (5.89%) C++
27 172 (5.82%) SOA
28 168 (5.69%) HTML
29 165 (5.58%) Computer Science
30 163 (5.52%) Derivative

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 107 (3.62%) SharePoint
2 84 (2.84%) WebSphere
3 41 (1.39%) CICS
4 35 (1.18%) MS Exchange
4 35 (1.18%) WebLogic
4 35 (1.18%) JBoss
5 33 (1.12%) Apache
6 32 (1.08%) Tomcat
7 30 (1.02%) IIS
8 29 (0.98%) Apache Pig
9 28 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
9 28 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
10 24 (0.81%) SAS
11 20 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
12 19 (0.64%) FileNet
12 19 (0.64%) MQSeries
13 18 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
14 17 (0.58%) Apache Spark
15 14 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 11 (0.37%) Mule
Applications
1 192 (6.50%) MS Excel
2 108 (3.65%) MS Office
3 41 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (0.85%) MS Project
4 25 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.30%) InfoPath
6 7 (0.24%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.14%) Mathematica
8 4 (0.14%) SPSS
9 3 (0.10%) GNU Octave
10 2 (0.068%) SmartSuite
11 1 (0.034%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.034%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 27 (0.91%) Cognos TM1
2 22 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (0.64%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 17 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
5 15 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
5 15 (0.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 13 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
7 11 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
8 7 (0.24%) Temenos T24
9 6 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
9 6 (0.20%) ION MarketView
10 5 (0.17%) Oracle FAH
10 5 (0.17%) AWD
10 5 (0.17%) Cognos Planning
10 5 (0.17%) WebTrends
10 5 (0.17%) SAP FI
11 4 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
11 4 (0.14%) Summit
11 4 (0.14%) SAP CO
11 4 (0.14%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 20 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (0.51%) SaaS
2 15 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (0.44%) Office 365
4 11 (0.37%) PaaS
5 10 (0.34%) IaaS
6 7 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (0.20%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.10%) Google Compute Engine
8 3 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.068%) IBM Blueworks
9 2 (0.068%) Force.com
10 1 (0.034%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.034%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 71 (2.40%) Internet
2 68 (2.30%) Firewall
3 44 (1.49%) SAN
4 42 (1.42%) TCP/IP
5 34 (1.15%) WAN
6 31 (1.05%) VoIP
7 27 (0.91%) LAN
7 27 (0.91%) DNS
7 27 (0.91%) Network Security
8 25 (0.85%) VPN
9 19 (0.64%) Multicast
10 18 (0.61%) Broadband
11 17 (0.58%) HTTP
12 16 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (0.51%) BGP
14 14 (0.47%) NAS
15 13 (0.44%) Cisco Nexus
15 13 (0.44%) VLAN
16 12 (0.41%) Kerberos
17 11 (0.37%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 350 (11.84%) SQL Server
2 105 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
3 102 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 101 (3.42%) Oracle Database
5 95 (3.21%) Big Data
6 88 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 81 (2.74%) DB2
8 78 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 61 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
10 57 (1.93%) Oracle Database 11g
11 54 (1.83%) Hadoop
12 50 (1.69%) RDBMS
13 42 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 32 (1.08%) Apache Hive
14 32 (1.08%) MySQL
15 31 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
15 31 (1.05%) QlikView
16 30 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
17 25 (0.85%) Oracle Database 12c
18 24 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 70 (2.37%) JIRA
2 60 (2.03%) Selenium
3 50 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 43 (1.46%) WebDriver
5 40 (1.35%) Subversion
6 37 (1.25%) Eclipse
7 34 (1.15%) Cucumber
8 32 (1.08%) TeamCity
9 31 (1.05%) Maven
10 30 (1.02%) Visual Studio
11 23 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
11 23 (0.78%) Jenkins
12 20 (0.68%) NUnit
13 16 (0.54%) JMeter
14 15 (0.51%) CocoaPods
15 14 (0.47%) JUnit
16 13 (0.44%) SpecFlow
17 12 (0.41%) HP UFT
18 10 (0.34%) FitNesse
18 10 (0.34%) Moq
General
1 1858 (62.88%) Finance
2 884 (29.92%) Investment Banking
3 576 (19.49%) Retail
4 372 (12.59%) Front Office
5 155 (5.25%) Telecoms
6 118 (3.99%) Financial Institution
7 106 (3.59%) Back Office
8 105 (3.55%) Legal
9 91 (3.08%) Retail Banking
10 52 (1.76%) Marketing
11 39 (1.32%) International Banking
12 32 (1.08%) Advertising
13 31 (1.05%) Private Banking
13 31 (1.05%) Corporate Banking
14 26 (0.88%) Wholesale Banking
15 19 (0.64%) Manufacturing
16 16 (0.54%) French Language
17 13 (0.44%) Law
17 13 (0.44%) Games
18 10 (0.34%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 692 (23.42%) Developer
2 665 (22.50%) Analyst
3 302 (10.22%) Business Analyst
4 271 (9.17%) Architect
5 195 (6.60%) Java Developer
6 167 (5.65%) Consultant
7 160 (5.41%) Project Manager
8 152 (5.14%) Support Analyst
9 119 (4.03%) C# Developer
10 108 (3.65%) Senior Developer
11 102 (3.45%) Applications Support
11 102 (3.45%) Administrator
12 81 (2.74%) .NET Developer
12 81 (2.74%) Banking Business Analyst
13 77 (2.61%) DBA
14 74 (2.50%) Lead Architect
15 63 (2.13%) Desktop Support
16 62 (2.10%) Senior Manager
16 62 (2.10%) Senior Analyst
17 58 (1.96%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 328 (11.10%) .NET
2 168 (5.69%) HTML
3 126 (4.26%) XML
4 122 (4.13%) ASP.NET
4 122 (4.13%) Middleware
5 100 (3.38%) Web Services
6 79 (2.67%) CSS
7 78 (2.64%) Spring
7 78 (2.64%) WPF
8 65 (2.20%) WCF
8 65 (2.20%) HTML5
9 63 (2.13%) jQuery
9 63 (2.13%) J2EE
10 58 (1.96%) Hibernate
11 54 (1.83%) .NET Framework
12 52 (1.76%) Oracle Fusion
13 50 (1.69%) SOAP
14 47 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
15 44 (1.49%) Ajax
16 36 (1.22%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 227 (7.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 220 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
3 165 (5.58%) Computer Science
4 163 (5.52%) Derivative
5 138 (4.67%) Equities
5 138 (4.67%) Fixed Income
6 127 (4.30%) SWIFT
7 91 (3.08%) Management Information System
8 83 (2.81%) Data Centre
9 76 (2.57%) Blackberry
10 69 (2.34%) Data Integration
11 65 (2.20%) Mobile Banking
12 59 (2.00%) Reference Data
13 57 (1.93%) Hedge funds
14 56 (1.90%) Mathematics
15 52 (1.76%) Online Banking
16 47 (1.59%) Mainframe
17 42 (1.42%) Data Structures
18 41 (1.39%) Market Risk
19 40 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 369 (12.49%) Windows
2 330 (11.17%) Linux
3 316 (10.69%) UNIX
4 82 (2.77%) Windows 7
5 65 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 43 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 42 (1.42%) Solaris
8 39 (1.32%) Apple iOS
9 37 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 35 (1.18%) Android
10 35 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 20 (0.68%) zOS
12 11 (0.37%) Windows XP
13 10 (0.34%) AIX
13 10 (0.34%) CentOS
14 5 (0.17%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.14%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.068%) HPUX
16 2 (0.068%) SUSE
16 2 (0.068%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 526 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
2 286 (9.68%) Project Management
3 262 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 224 (7.58%) ITIL
5 215 (7.28%) Business Analysis
6 188 (6.36%) SDLC
7 172 (5.82%) SOA
8 163 (5.52%) Risk Management
9 153 (5.18%) OO
10 131 (4.43%) Data Management
11 130 (4.40%) Scrum
12 127 (4.30%) Business Intelligence
13 126 (4.26%) Analytics
14 123 (4.16%) Data Modelling
15 121 (4.09%) Waterfall
16 120 (4.06%) TDD
17 119 (4.03%) Service Delivery
18 117 (3.96%) Low Latency
19 114 (3.86%) Service Management
20 111 (3.76%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 728 (24.64%) SQL
2 649 (21.96%) Java
3 344 (11.64%) C#
4 179 (6.06%) C
5 174 (5.89%) C++
6 143 (4.84%) JavaScript
7 106 (3.59%) Perl
8 105 (3.55%) Python
9 67 (2.27%) PL/SQL
10 66 (2.23%) PowerShell
11 64 (2.17%) Shell Script
12 62 (2.10%) T-SQL
13 61 (2.06%) VBA
14 50 (1.69%) Bash Shell
15 34 (1.15%) Scala
16 33 (1.12%) PHP
17 31 (1.05%) COBOL
18 30 (1.02%) VB
19 24 (0.81%) Objective-C
19 24 (0.81%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 367 (12.42%) Degree
2 93 (3.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 60 (2.03%) ISEB
4 59 (2.00%) PMI Certification
5 54 (1.83%) MCP
6 53 (1.79%) MCSE
7 49 (1.66%) CISSP
8 43 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
8 43 (1.46%) PMP
9 32 (1.08%) CCNA
10 28 (0.95%) CISA
11 26 (0.88%) Oracle Certification
12 24 (0.81%) OCP
13 23 (0.78%) MCITP
14 22 (0.74%) CISM
15 21 (0.71%) CCNP
16 20 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
17 18 (0.61%) ISTQB
18 17 (0.58%) IBM Certification
19 14 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (4.20%) QA
2 57 (1.93%) SLA
3 39 (1.32%) EMIR
4 36 (1.22%) Dodd-Frank
5 33 (1.12%) MiFID
6 28 (0.95%) ISO 9001
6 28 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 26 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 25 (0.85%) COBIT
9 22 (0.74%) Solvency II
10 20 (0.68%) Data Quality
11 11 (0.37%) COREP
11 11 (0.37%) FINREP
12 10 (0.34%) CRD IV
13 6 (0.20%) FATCA
13 6 (0.20%) Basel II
13 6 (0.20%) PCI DSS
14 5 (0.17%) Basel III
15 3 (0.10%) P3O
16 1 (0.034%) AIFMD
System Software
1 111 (3.76%) Active Directory
2 42 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
4 27 (0.91%) XenApp
5 11 (0.37%) VMware ESX
6 9 (0.30%) NFS
7 8 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
7 8 (0.27%) Hyper-V
7 8 (0.27%) Samba
7 8 (0.27%) HDFS
8 7 (0.24%) XenDesktop
8 7 (0.24%) vSphere
8 7 (0.24%) VMware Server
9 6 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (0.20%) Squid
9 6 (0.20%) RACF
10 5 (0.17%) Oracle Clusterware
10 5 (0.17%) PowerHA
11 4 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 48 (1.62%) Tivoli
2 39 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
3 26 (0.88%) SCCM
4 25 (0.85%) Puppet
5 19 (0.64%) Nagios
6 16 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (0.54%) Data Guard
7 14 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 13 (0.44%) ITRS Geneos
9 9 (0.30%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 9 (0.30%) Oracle RMAN
10 7 (0.24%) Netcool
10 7 (0.24%) Netcool/OMNIbus
10 7 (0.24%) Ansible
11 6 (0.20%) BMC PATROL
11 6 (0.20%) Control-M
11 6 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
12 5 (0.17%) Oracle Flashback
12 5 (0.17%) Oracle ZFS
12 5 (0.17%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 450 (15.23%) Oracle
2 365 (12.35%) Microsoft
3 138 (4.67%) IBM
4 92 (3.11%) VMware
5 83 (2.81%) Cisco
6 79 (2.67%) Red Hat
7 65 (2.20%) Citrix
8 60 (2.03%) Sybase
8 60 (2.03%) TIBCO
9 54 (1.83%) HP
9 54 (1.83%) ServiceNow
10 45 (1.52%) Bloomberg
11 43 (1.46%) Business Objects
12 38 (1.29%) SAP
13 37 (1.25%) Reuters
13 37 (1.25%) F5
14 34 (1.15%) Cognos
15 33 (1.12%) CheckPoint
16 24 (0.81%) Hyperion
16 24 (0.81%) Informatica
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
CGI
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £575 - £675 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £58000 - £68000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £60000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefit
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £85000 - £87000 per annum + Excellent Benefits, Bonus and Car
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday