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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 7 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Banking 1594 1577 2068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.45% 13.26% 17.48%
As % of the General category 27.11% 22.73% 28.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1257 1368 1847
Average salary £64,000 £62,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £87,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
5879 6938 7269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 60.66% 58.35% 61.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5022 5699 6448
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
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 1 September 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 1 September 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 1888 (63.40%) Finance
2 887 (29.79%) Investment Banking
3 786 (26.39%) SQL
4 675 (22.67%) Java
5 569 (19.11%) Retail
6 538 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
7 441 (14.81%) Oracle
8 382 (12.83%) SQL Server
9 374 (12.56%) Degree
10 371 (12.46%) C#
11 353 (11.85%) .NET
12 352 (11.82%) Front Office
13 351 (11.79%) Windows
14 343 (11.52%) UNIX
15 341 (11.45%) Project Management
16 333 (11.18%) Microsoft
17 310 (10.41%) Linux
18 287 (9.64%) SDLC
19 285 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
20 263 (8.83%) Stakeholder Management
21 233 (7.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 216 (7.25%) Business Analysis
23 199 (6.68%) C++
23 199 (6.68%) C
24 197 (6.62%) Risk Management
25 195 (6.55%) SOA
26 192 (6.45%) MS Excel
27 182 (6.11%) Derivative
28 181 (6.08%) ITIL
29 166 (5.57%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 106 (3.56%) SharePoint
2 103 (3.46%) WebSphere
3 52 (1.75%) IIS
4 50 (1.68%) Apache
5 43 (1.44%) Tomcat
6 42 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
7 38 (1.28%) WebLogic
8 37 (1.24%) CICS
9 34 (1.14%) Apache Spark
10 33 (1.11%) MS Exchange
10 33 (1.11%) JBoss
11 32 (1.07%) Apache Pig
12 28 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
13 25 (0.84%) SAS
14 23 (0.77%) MQSeries
15 19 (0.64%) FileNet
16 15 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
17 12 (0.40%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
18 11 (0.37%) Node.js
19 10 (0.34%) Confluence
Applications
1 192 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 109 (3.66%) MS Office
3 54 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 46 (1.54%) MS Project
5 21 (0.71%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.27%) InfoPath
7 7 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.20%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.17%) Mathematica
9 5 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.13%) SPSS
11 1 (0.034%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 30 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (0.77%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 22 (0.74%) Cognos TM1
4 13 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
5 11 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
6 9 (0.30%) Hyperion Enterprise
7 7 (0.24%) Misys Midas
8 6 (0.20%) Temenos T24
9 5 (0.17%) AWD
9 5 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (0.17%) WebTrends
10 4 (0.13%) Summit
10 4 (0.13%) Cognos Planning
10 4 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
10 4 (0.13%) Oracle FAH
11 3 (0.10%) Hyperion Planning
11 3 (0.10%) Eikon
11 3 (0.10%) ION MarketView
11 3 (0.10%) SAP FI
11 3 (0.10%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 27 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.34%) SaaS
3 10 (0.34%) Office 365
4 6 (0.20%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.17%) Google Compute Engine
5 5 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.13%) IaaS
6 4 (0.13%) PaaS
7 2 (0.067%) Force.com
7 2 (0.067%) GitHub
8 1 (0.034%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 68 (2.28%) Firewall
2 64 (2.15%) Internet
3 53 (1.78%) TCP/IP
4 50 (1.68%) DNS
5 38 (1.28%) WAN
6 37 (1.24%) LAN
7 31 (1.04%) DHCP
8 29 (0.97%) VPN
9 27 (0.91%) SAN
10 26 (0.87%) BGP
11 23 (0.77%) HTTP
12 22 (0.74%) OSPF
12 22 (0.74%) Network Security
12 22 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
13 21 (0.71%) Broadband
14 17 (0.57%) Multicast
15 16 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
15 16 (0.54%) VoIP
16 15 (0.50%) VLAN
17 11 (0.37%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 382 (12.83%) SQL Server
2 145 (4.87%) Data Warehouse
3 115 (3.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 105 (3.53%) Big Data
5 94 (3.16%) DB2
6 87 (2.92%) Oracle Database
7 85 (2.85%) Relational Database
8 82 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 67 (2.25%) Hadoop
10 62 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
11 51 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
12 47 (1.58%) RDBMS
13 45 (1.51%) BusinessObjects
14 42 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 40 (1.34%) QlikView
16 35 (1.18%) Apache Hive
17 31 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
18 28 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
18 28 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
19 26 (0.87%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 110 (3.69%) JIRA
2 67 (2.25%) Git (software)
3 57 (1.91%) Selenium
4 52 (1.75%) Maven
5 51 (1.71%) TeamCity
6 47 (1.58%) Eclipse
7 45 (1.51%) Subversion
8 39 (1.31%) NUnit
9 36 (1.21%) WebDriver
10 29 (0.97%) Visual Studio
11 27 (0.91%) JUnit
11 27 (0.91%) Jenkins
12 26 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
13 24 (0.81%) Cucumber
14 23 (0.77%) CocoaPods
15 21 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 16 (0.54%) HP UFT
16 16 (0.54%) FitNesse
17 14 (0.47%) Ant
17 14 (0.47%) SpecFlow
General
1 1888 (63.40%) Finance
2 887 (29.79%) Investment Banking
3 569 (19.11%) Retail
4 352 (11.82%) Front Office
5 135 (4.53%) Back Office
5 135 (4.53%) Telecoms
6 120 (4.03%) Financial Institution
7 95 (3.19%) Retail Banking
8 88 (2.96%) Legal
9 54 (1.81%) Marketing
10 49 (1.65%) International Banking
11 47 (1.58%) Advertising
12 29 (0.97%) Corporate Banking
13 26 (0.87%) Games
14 24 (0.81%) Private Banking
15 23 (0.77%) Wholesale Banking
16 16 (0.54%) Multimedia
17 15 (0.50%) French Language
18 11 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
19 10 (0.34%) Law
Job Titles
1 775 (26.02%) Developer
2 653 (21.93%) Analyst
3 329 (11.05%) Business Analyst
4 234 (7.86%) Architect
5 203 (6.82%) Java Developer
6 165 (5.54%) Consultant
7 162 (5.44%) Project Manager
8 128 (4.30%) C# Developer
9 121 (4.06%) Senior Developer
10 120 (4.03%) Support Analyst
11 116 (3.90%) Banking Business Analyst
12 93 (3.12%) Applications Support
13 75 (2.52%) Administrator
14 71 (2.38%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
15 69 (2.32%) Technical Specialist
16 67 (2.25%) .NET Developer
17 61 (2.05%) Senior Analyst
17 61 (2.05%) DBA
18 60 (2.01%) Senior Manager
18 60 (2.01%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 353 (11.85%) .NET
2 166 (5.57%) HTML
3 136 (4.57%) Middleware
4 130 (4.37%) XML
5 126 (4.23%) ASP.NET
6 105 (3.53%) Web Services
7 97 (3.26%) J2EE
8 89 (2.99%) Spring
9 84 (2.82%) CSS
10 71 (2.38%) Hibernate
11 70 (2.35%) WPF
12 68 (2.28%) jQuery
13 65 (2.18%) SOAP
14 64 (2.15%) WCF
15 60 (2.01%) HTML5
16 54 (1.81%) WebSphere MQ
17 51 (1.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
18 50 (1.68%) .NET Framework
19 44 (1.48%) Oracle Fusion
20 38 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 285 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
2 233 (7.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 182 (6.11%) Derivative
4 166 (5.57%) Computer Science
5 149 (5.00%) Equities
6 144 (4.84%) SWIFT
7 126 (4.23%) Fixed Income
8 91 (3.06%) Management Information System
9 90 (3.02%) Data Centre
10 84 (2.82%) Reference Data
11 77 (2.59%) Online Banking
12 75 (2.52%) Data Integration
13 58 (1.95%) Mobile Banking
14 54 (1.81%) Data Structures
14 54 (1.81%) Mathematics
15 52 (1.75%) Market Risk
15 52 (1.75%) Hedge funds
16 50 (1.68%) User Experience
17 48 (1.61%) Equity Derivative
18 40 (1.34%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 351 (11.79%) Windows
2 343 (11.52%) UNIX
3 310 (10.41%) Linux
4 62 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (1.68%) Android
5 50 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 50 (1.68%) Apple iOS
6 49 (1.65%) Solaris
7 46 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 41 (1.38%) Windows 7
9 37 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (0.77%) AIX
11 17 (0.57%) zOS
12 8 (0.27%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.10%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.10%) CentOS
13 3 (0.10%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.067%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.067%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.034%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 538 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
2 341 (11.45%) Project Management
3 287 (9.64%) SDLC
4 263 (8.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 216 (7.25%) Business Analysis
6 197 (6.62%) Risk Management
7 195 (6.55%) SOA
8 181 (6.08%) ITIL
9 163 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
9 163 (5.47%) Scrum
10 149 (5.00%) Waterfall
11 146 (4.90%) Analytics
12 135 (4.53%) Data Modelling
13 134 (4.50%) OO
14 130 (4.37%) Data Management
15 120 (4.03%) Change Management
16 118 (3.96%) ETL
16 118 (3.96%) Mentoring
17 117 (3.93%) Multithreading
18 114 (3.83%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 786 (26.39%) SQL
2 675 (22.67%) Java
3 371 (12.46%) C#
4 199 (6.68%) C++
4 199 (6.68%) C
5 150 (5.04%) JavaScript
6 134 (4.50%) Python
7 127 (4.26%) Perl
8 79 (2.65%) PowerShell
9 71 (2.38%) T-SQL
10 64 (2.15%) VBA
10 64 (2.15%) PL/SQL
11 62 (2.08%) Shell Script
12 60 (2.01%) Scala
13 39 (1.31%) Bash Shell
14 35 (1.18%) Ruby
15 30 (1.01%) Objective-C
15 30 (1.01%) COBOL
16 29 (0.97%) VB
17 26 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 374 (12.56%) Degree
2 65 (2.18%) ISEB
3 58 (1.95%) PMI Certification
4 56 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 43 (1.44%) PMP
6 41 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
7 39 (1.31%) CISSP
8 31 (1.04%) CISA
9 28 (0.94%) CCNP
10 25 (0.84%) CISM
11 24 (0.81%) MCSE
12 21 (0.71%) CCNA
13 20 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
14 19 (0.64%) MCP
15 18 (0.60%) OCP
16 17 (0.57%) ISTQB
17 16 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
18 15 (0.50%) Security Cleared
19 14 (0.47%) CRISC
19 14 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (4.43%) QA
2 72 (2.42%) MiFID
3 56 (1.88%) EMIR
4 51 (1.71%) Dodd-Frank
5 40 (1.34%) SLA
6 29 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 27 (0.91%) COBIT
8 24 (0.81%) Data Quality
9 22 (0.74%) Solvency II
10 21 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 16 (0.54%) ISO 9001
12 12 (0.40%) CRD IV
13 10 (0.34%) FATCA
14 9 (0.30%) COREP
14 9 (0.30%) FINREP
15 6 (0.20%) PCI DSS
16 5 (0.17%) Basel III
17 3 (0.10%) Basel II
System Software
1 81 (2.72%) Active Directory
2 40 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
4 14 (0.47%) XenApp
5 12 (0.40%) HDFS
6 11 (0.37%) Hyper-V
7 8 (0.27%) NFS
7 8 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
8 7 (0.24%) VMware ESX
9 6 (0.20%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 5 (0.17%) ACF2
10 5 (0.17%) zsh
10 5 (0.17%) VMware Server
10 5 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (0.17%) RACF
10 5 (0.17%) Samba
11 3 (0.10%) Oracle Clusterware
11 3 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 58 (1.95%) Tivoli
2 50 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
2 50 (1.68%) Puppet
3 37 (1.24%) Nagios
4 28 (0.94%) SCCM
5 20 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (0.47%) Data Guard
7 12 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 12 (0.40%) Hadoop YARN
8 9 (0.30%) SolarWinds Orion
9 8 (0.27%) Ansible
10 7 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
11 6 (0.20%) TeamSite
11 6 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
11 6 (0.20%) Control-M
12 5 (0.17%) zSecure
12 5 (0.17%) HP Operations Orchestration
12 5 (0.17%) Capistrano
12 5 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
13 4 (0.13%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 441 (14.81%) Oracle
2 333 (11.18%) Microsoft
3 144 (4.84%) IBM
4 92 (3.09%) VMware
5 90 (3.02%) Cisco
6 71 (2.38%) HP
7 63 (2.12%) Bloomberg
8 61 (2.05%) Red Hat
9 59 (1.98%) Sybase
10 47 (1.58%) SAP
10 47 (1.58%) Citrix
11 45 (1.51%) Reuters
12 41 (1.38%) Cognos
12 41 (1.38%) F5
13 40 (1.34%) TIBCO
14 32 (1.07%) CheckPoint
15 31 (1.04%) Informatica
16 28 (0.94%) ServiceNow
17 25 (0.84%) Murex
18 19 (0.64%) Tableau
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + brillinat bonusesa and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £85k + bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £95000 - £115000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + £10k Allowances, Bonus and On Call
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Talentpool Selection
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + pension + 25 days
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £85k + car allowance + banking bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £50k plus bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40k to £60k + Competitive package
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £550 - £650 per day + 6 months +
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £60,000 to £67,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £250000000 - £350000000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago