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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 7 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Banking 1504 1725 2113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.32% 13.84% 17.61%
As % of the General category 24.17% 23.58% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1163 1481 1874
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 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £87,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
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
6223 7317 7335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 59.24% 58.71% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5233 5984 6413
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £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 27 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 27 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 1905 (63.67%) Finance
2 893 (29.85%) Investment Banking
3 745 (24.90%) SQL
4 661 (22.09%) Java
5 588 (19.65%) Retail
6 551 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
7 453 (15.14%) Oracle
8 379 (12.67%) Degree
9 377 (12.60%) Windows
10 367 (12.27%) SQL Server
11 362 (12.10%) Microsoft
12 359 (12.00%) C#
13 356 (11.90%) Front Office
14 339 (11.33%) Linux
15 337 (11.26%) .NET
16 325 (10.86%) Project Management
17 320 (10.70%) UNIX
18 268 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
19 238 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
20 222 (7.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 222 (7.42%) Business Analysis
21 219 (7.32%) SDLC
22 216 (7.22%) ITIL
23 193 (6.45%) SOA
24 187 (6.25%) MS Excel
25 179 (5.98%) C
26 175 (5.85%) Risk Management
27 173 (5.78%) C++
28 168 (5.61%) HTML
28 168 (5.61%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 27 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
1 109 (3.64%) SharePoint
2 98 (3.28%) WebSphere
3 40 (1.34%) Apache
4 38 (1.27%) WebLogic
5 37 (1.24%) JBoss
5 37 (1.24%) MS Exchange
6 36 (1.20%) CICS
6 36 (1.20%) Tomcat
7 34 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
7 34 (1.14%) IIS
8 28 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
9 26 (0.87%) Apache Pig
10 24 (0.80%) SAS
11 21 (0.70%) Apache Spark
12 20 (0.67%) MQSeries
13 17 (0.57%) FileNet
14 16 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
14 16 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
15 12 (0.40%) Confluence
15 12 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 187 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 107 (3.58%) MS Office
3 41 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 35 (1.17%) MS Project
5 23 (0.77%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.30%) InfoPath
7 6 (0.20%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.13%) Mathematica
10 3 (0.10%) SPSS
11 2 (0.067%) SmartSuite
11 2 (0.067%) GNU Octave
12 1 (0.033%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 28 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (0.87%) Cognos TM1
3 13 (0.43%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 13 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
3 13 (0.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 13 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
4 8 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
5 7 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (0.20%) Temenos T24
6 6 (0.20%) WebTrends
7 5 (0.17%) SAP FI
7 5 (0.17%) AWD
7 5 (0.17%) Cognos Planning
7 5 (0.17%) Oracle FAH
8 4 (0.13%) Eikon
8 4 (0.13%) ION MarketView
8 4 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.13%) Summit
8 4 (0.13%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 17 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (0.47%) SaaS
4 13 (0.43%) Office 365
5 9 (0.30%) PaaS
6 8 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.27%) IaaS
7 7 (0.23%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.10%) Google Compute Engine
8 3 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.067%) GitHub
9 2 (0.067%) Force.com
10 1 (0.033%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 77 (2.57%) Internet
2 67 (2.24%) Firewall
3 46 (1.54%) TCP/IP
4 41 (1.37%) SAN
5 36 (1.20%) WAN
6 35 (1.17%) DNS
7 32 (1.07%) LAN
8 28 (0.94%) VPN
9 24 (0.80%) Network Security
10 23 (0.77%) VoIP
10 23 (0.77%) BGP
11 21 (0.70%) Broadband
12 20 (0.67%) HTTP
12 20 (0.67%) Cisco Nexus
13 18 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
13 18 (0.60%) OSPF
14 16 (0.53%) DHCP
14 16 (0.53%) VLAN
14 16 (0.53%) Multicast
15 14 (0.47%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 367 (12.27%) SQL Server
2 121 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
3 102 (3.41%) Oracle Database
4 95 (3.18%) Relational Database
5 91 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 90 (3.01%) Big Data
7 81 (2.71%) DB2
8 74 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 58 (1.94%) Hadoop
10 57 (1.91%) Oracle Database 11g
11 56 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
12 51 (1.70%) RDBMS
13 40 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 32 (1.07%) QlikView
15 30 (1.00%) MySQL
16 29 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
16 29 (0.97%) Apache Hive
17 28 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
18 25 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
18 25 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 91 (3.04%) JIRA
2 63 (2.11%) Git (software)
3 62 (2.07%) Selenium
4 47 (1.57%) TeamCity
5 45 (1.50%) Subversion
6 43 (1.44%) WebDriver
7 42 (1.40%) Eclipse
8 38 (1.27%) Maven
9 33 (1.10%) Cucumber
10 28 (0.94%) Jenkins
11 25 (0.84%) NUnit
12 24 (0.80%) Visual Studio
13 23 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
14 22 (0.74%) CocoaPods
15 19 (0.64%) JUnit
16 15 (0.50%) FitNesse
17 13 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 13 (0.43%) SpecFlow
18 12 (0.40%) HP UFT
18 12 (0.40%) JMeter
General
1 1905 (63.67%) Finance
2 893 (29.85%) Investment Banking
3 588 (19.65%) Retail
4 356 (11.90%) Front Office
5 149 (4.98%) Telecoms
6 126 (4.21%) Financial Institution
7 111 (3.71%) Back Office
8 98 (3.28%) Legal
9 92 (3.07%) Retail Banking
10 58 (1.94%) Marketing
11 46 (1.54%) Advertising
12 44 (1.47%) International Banking
13 29 (0.97%) Private Banking
13 29 (0.97%) Corporate Banking
14 26 (0.87%) Wholesale Banking
15 15 (0.50%) Multimedia
16 14 (0.47%) Games
16 14 (0.47%) Manufacturing
16 14 (0.47%) French Language
17 13 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 700 (23.40%) Developer
2 664 (22.19%) Analyst
3 312 (10.43%) Business Analyst
4 261 (8.72%) Architect
5 194 (6.48%) Java Developer
6 183 (6.12%) Project Manager
7 158 (5.28%) Consultant
8 136 (4.55%) Support Analyst
9 117 (3.91%) C# Developer
10 110 (3.68%) Senior Developer
11 101 (3.38%) Applications Support
12 96 (3.21%) Banking Business Analyst
13 92 (3.07%) Administrator
14 73 (2.44%) Lead Architect
15 69 (2.31%) .NET Developer
16 68 (2.27%) DBA
17 64 (2.14%) Senior Manager
18 63 (2.11%) Senior Analyst
19 60 (2.01%) Junior
20 59 (1.97%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 337 (11.26%) .NET
2 168 (5.61%) HTML
3 138 (4.61%) Middleware
4 127 (4.24%) XML
5 126 (4.21%) ASP.NET
6 98 (3.28%) Web Services
7 83 (2.77%) CSS
7 83 (2.77%) Spring
8 75 (2.51%) J2EE
9 69 (2.31%) WPF
10 64 (2.14%) Hibernate
11 63 (2.11%) HTML5
12 60 (2.01%) SOAP
12 60 (2.01%) jQuery
13 59 (1.97%) WCF
14 52 (1.74%) Oracle Fusion
15 49 (1.64%) .NET Framework
16 46 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
17 44 (1.47%) WebSphere MQ
18 36 (1.20%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 238 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
2 222 (7.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 168 (5.61%) Computer Science
4 167 (5.58%) Derivative
5 146 (4.88%) Equities
6 134 (4.48%) SWIFT
7 133 (4.45%) Fixed Income
8 91 (3.04%) Management Information System
9 87 (2.91%) Data Centre
10 78 (2.61%) Data Integration
11 74 (2.47%) Reference Data
12 70 (2.34%) Mobile Banking
13 68 (2.27%) Online Banking
14 63 (2.11%) Blackberry
15 53 (1.77%) Mathematics
15 53 (1.77%) Hedge funds
16 47 (1.57%) User Experience
17 45 (1.50%) Data Structures
18 44 (1.47%) Market Risk
19 40 (1.34%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 377 (12.60%) Windows
2 339 (11.33%) Linux
3 320 (10.70%) UNIX
4 68 (2.27%) Windows 7
5 64 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 56 (1.87%) Solaris
7 51 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 49 (1.64%) Apple iOS
9 48 (1.60%) Android
10 40 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 37 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 24 (0.80%) zOS
13 20 (0.67%) AIX
14 10 (0.33%) Windows XP
15 8 (0.27%) CentOS
16 5 (0.17%) Windows Vista
17 4 (0.13%) Windows 2000
18 2 (0.067%) HPUX
18 2 (0.067%) SUSE
18 2 (0.067%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 551 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
2 325 (10.86%) Project Management
3 268 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 222 (7.42%) Business Analysis
5 219 (7.32%) SDLC
6 216 (7.22%) ITIL
7 193 (6.45%) SOA
8 175 (5.85%) Risk Management
9 143 (4.78%) Scrum
10 142 (4.75%) OO
11 136 (4.55%) Data Modelling
11 136 (4.55%) Data Management
12 134 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
13 131 (4.38%) Waterfall
14 125 (4.18%) Analytics
15 120 (4.01%) Continuous Integration
16 114 (3.81%) Service Delivery
17 113 (3.78%) TDD
18 109 (3.64%) Mentoring
19 106 (3.54%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 745 (24.90%) SQL
2 661 (22.09%) Java
3 359 (12.00%) C#
4 179 (5.98%) C
5 173 (5.78%) C++
6 142 (4.75%) JavaScript
7 120 (4.01%) Perl
8 116 (3.88%) Python
9 71 (2.37%) PowerShell
10 68 (2.27%) Shell Script
11 64 (2.14%) VBA
12 62 (2.07%) PL/SQL
13 56 (1.87%) T-SQL
14 46 (1.54%) Bash Shell
15 38 (1.27%) Scala
16 30 (1.00%) Objective-C
16 30 (1.00%) VB
16 30 (1.00%) PHP
17 29 (0.97%) Ruby
18 26 (0.87%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 379 (12.67%) Degree
2 84 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 65 (2.17%) ISEB
4 64 (2.14%) PMI Certification
5 46 (1.54%) CISSP
6 45 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
6 45 (1.50%) MCSE
7 44 (1.47%) PMP
8 43 (1.44%) MCP
9 30 (1.00%) CISA
10 29 (0.97%) CCNA
11 27 (0.90%) CCNP
12 24 (0.80%) CISM
13 23 (0.77%) Oracle Certification
14 21 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
14 21 (0.70%) OCP
15 19 (0.64%) MCITP
16 18 (0.60%) ISTQB
17 16 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 14 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (4.31%) QA
2 51 (1.70%) SLA
3 48 (1.60%) MiFID
4 47 (1.57%) EMIR
5 43 (1.44%) Dodd-Frank
6 30 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 25 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 23 (0.77%) COBIT
8 23 (0.77%) ISO 9001
9 22 (0.74%) Data Quality
10 21 (0.70%) Solvency II
11 10 (0.33%) COREP
11 10 (0.33%) FINREP
11 10 (0.33%) FATCA
11 10 (0.33%) CRD IV
12 6 (0.20%) PCI DSS
13 5 (0.17%) Basel III
14 4 (0.13%) Basel II
15 3 (0.10%) P3O
System Software
1 110 (3.68%) Active Directory
2 44 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (1.17%) Oracle RAC
4 24 (0.80%) XenApp
5 11 (0.37%) VMware ESX
6 10 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
6 10 (0.33%) NFS
6 10 (0.33%) Hyper-V
7 9 (0.30%) HDFS
8 8 (0.27%) Samba
9 7 (0.23%) XenDesktop
10 6 (0.20%) vSphere
10 6 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.20%) VMware Server
10 6 (0.20%) RACF
10 6 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (0.20%) Squid
11 5 (0.17%) PowerHA
11 5 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 5 (0.17%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 54 (1.80%) Tivoli
2 44 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
3 36 (1.20%) Puppet
4 31 (1.04%) SCCM
5 28 (0.94%) Nagios
6 19 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (0.53%) Data Guard
8 14 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 11 (0.37%) ITRS Geneos
10 9 (0.30%) Oracle RMAN
11 8 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
12 7 (0.23%) Ansible
12 7 (0.23%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 6 (0.20%) BMC PATROL
13 6 (0.20%) Control-M
13 6 (0.20%) zSecure
14 5 (0.17%) Capistrano
14 5 (0.17%) Oracle ZFS
14 5 (0.17%) Oracle Flashback
14 5 (0.17%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 453 (15.14%) Oracle
2 362 (12.10%) Microsoft
3 128 (4.28%) IBM
4 99 (3.31%) VMware
5 87 (2.91%) Cisco
6 78 (2.61%) Red Hat
7 66 (2.21%) HP
8 63 (2.11%) Citrix
9 59 (1.97%) Sybase
10 50 (1.67%) Bloomberg
11 49 (1.64%) TIBCO
12 48 (1.60%) ServiceNow
13 44 (1.47%) F5
13 44 (1.47%) SAP
14 42 (1.40%) Reuters
15 39 (1.30%) Business Objects
16 34 (1.14%) CheckPoint
17 31 (1.04%) Cognos
18 27 (0.90%) Informatica
19 21 (0.70%) EMC
City, London
Qualserv Consulting
Salary: £competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Good Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £68,000 per annum £55-68,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £68,000 per annum £55-68,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £67000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £67000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70k - £110k + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k + Competitive package
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
DCM Select
Salary: From £65,000 to £105,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £120000 - £150000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago