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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 10 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Banking 1550 2095 2072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.24% 17.44% 15.89%
As % of the General category 22.65% 28.38% 25.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1341 1870 1962
Average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £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
6842 7381 8079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 58.45% 61.45% 61.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5616 6538 7381
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £85,000
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 2265 (66.33%) Finance
2 1286 (37.66%) Investment Banking
3 942 (27.58%) SQL
4 910 (26.65%) Java
5 581 (17.01%) SQL Server
6 532 (15.58%) Oracle
7 523 (15.31%) Windows
8 512 (14.99%) UNIX
9 494 (14.47%) Front Office
10 472 (13.82%) Linux
11 470 (13.76%) .NET
12 469 (13.73%) C#
13 450 (13.18%) Degree
14 424 (12.42%) Project Management
15 405 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
16 373 (10.92%) Microsoft
17 289 (8.46%) Equities
18 266 (7.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 265 (7.76%) C++
20 264 (7.73%) Retail
21 262 (7.67%) Derivative
22 259 (7.58%) Multithreading
23 250 (7.32%) MS Excel
23 250 (7.32%) Risk Management
24 249 (7.29%) ITIL
25 237 (6.94%) HTML
26 236 (6.91%) OO
27 224 (6.56%) JavaScript
28 221 (6.47%) Scrum
29 216 (6.33%) Business Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 136 (3.98%) SharePoint
2 87 (2.55%) IIS
3 86 (2.52%) WebSphere
4 79 (2.31%) Tomcat
5 65 (1.90%) Apache
6 61 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
7 54 (1.58%) MQSeries
8 51 (1.49%) MS Exchange
9 45 (1.32%) WebLogic
10 44 (1.29%) Oracle Coherence
11 40 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
12 28 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
13 26 (0.76%) TIBCO EMS
14 25 (0.73%) SAS
14 25 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
15 24 (0.70%) WebSphere Process Server
16 14 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
17 13 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
17 13 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
18 12 (0.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 250 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 122 (3.57%) MS Office
3 49 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (0.47%) MS Visio
4 16 (0.47%) MS Project
5 12 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
6 11 (0.32%) Photoshop
7 8 (0.23%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.12%) SPSS
8 4 (0.12%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.088%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.059%) SmartSuite
11 1 (0.029%) Doxygen
11 1 (0.029%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 21 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.53%) Markit EDM
3 16 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
4 14 (0.41%) TIBCO iProcess
4 14 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
5 11 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (0.23%) Summit
6 8 (0.23%) CA Clarity
7 7 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 6 (0.18%) RMDS
8 6 (0.18%) Eikon
8 6 (0.18%) Temenos T24
9 5 (0.15%) Kondor+
10 4 (0.12%) Advent Geneva
10 4 (0.12%) Eagle PACE
10 4 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (0.12%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 3 (0.088%) Remedy ITSM
11 3 (0.088%) Oracle Financials
11 3 (0.088%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 41 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (0.47%) SaaS
3 14 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.20%) IaaS
4 7 (0.20%) PaaS
5 3 (0.088%) Force.com
6 1 (0.029%) Office 365
6 1 (0.029%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 116 (3.40%) SAN
2 98 (2.87%) Firewall
3 62 (1.82%) TCP/IP
4 55 (1.61%) Internet
5 46 (1.35%) WAN
6 45 (1.32%) DNS
7 40 (1.17%) LAN
8 34 (1.00%) Intranet
9 24 (0.70%) BGP
10 23 (0.67%) VLAN
11 20 (0.59%) OSPF
11 20 (0.59%) VPN
11 20 (0.59%) DHCP
12 19 (0.56%) LDAP
13 18 (0.53%) Intrusion Detection
14 16 (0.47%) Wireless
14 16 (0.47%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (0.47%) MPLS
14 16 (0.47%) EIGRP
15 14 (0.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 581 (17.01%) SQL Server
2 170 (4.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 156 (4.57%) Data Warehouse
4 131 (3.84%) Relational Database
5 120 (3.51%) Oracle Database
6 118 (3.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 117 (3.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 92 (2.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 52 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
10 49 (1.43%) RDBMS
11 44 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 42 (1.23%) Big Data
12 42 (1.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 39 (1.14%) OLAP
14 38 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
15 36 (1.05%) NoSQL
16 33 (0.97%) Data Mining
17 27 (0.79%) MySQL
18 26 (0.76%) DB2
19 24 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 87 (2.55%) Subversion
2 81 (2.37%) JUnit
3 66 (1.93%) JIRA
4 64 (1.87%) Maven
5 62 (1.82%) Selenium
5 62 (1.82%) QuickTest Pro
6 56 (1.64%) Visual Studio
7 44 (1.29%) WebDriver
8 40 (1.17%) Jenkins
9 37 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
10 28 (0.82%) Cucumber
11 27 (0.79%) Git (software)
12 26 (0.76%) Hudson
13 24 (0.70%) Ant
14 23 (0.67%) Eclipse
14 23 (0.67%) NUnit
14 23 (0.67%) TeamCity
15 19 (0.56%) Calabash
15 19 (0.56%) FitNesse
16 17 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2265 (66.33%) Finance
2 1286 (37.66%) Investment Banking
3 494 (14.47%) Front Office
4 264 (7.73%) Retail
5 173 (5.07%) Back Office
6 138 (4.04%) Telecoms
7 121 (3.54%) Legal
7 121 (3.54%) Retail Banking
8 109 (3.19%) Financial Institution
9 68 (1.99%) International Banking
10 48 (1.41%) Corporate Banking
10 48 (1.41%) Marketing
11 39 (1.14%) French Language
12 33 (0.97%) Advertising
13 26 (0.76%) German Language
14 22 (0.64%) Manufacturing
15 19 (0.56%) Games
16 17 (0.50%) General Ledger
16 17 (0.50%) Law
17 16 (0.47%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 999 (29.25%) Developer
2 683 (20.00%) Analyst
3 389 (11.39%) Java Developer
4 271 (7.94%) Business Analyst
5 197 (5.77%) Architect
6 193 (5.65%) Applications Support
7 174 (5.10%) Project Manager
8 162 (4.74%) Senior Developer
9 153 (4.48%) C# Developer
10 139 (4.07%) Support Analyst
11 136 (3.98%) Consultant
12 120 (3.51%) .NET Developer
13 101 (2.96%) Team Leader
14 74 (2.17%) Senior Analyst
15 71 (2.08%) Applications Support Analyst
16 63 (1.84%) SQL Developer
16 63 (1.84%) Banking Business Analyst
17 62 (1.82%) Administrator
18 61 (1.79%) DBA
19 60 (1.76%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 470 (13.76%) .NET
2 237 (6.94%) HTML
3 178 (5.21%) XML
4 171 (5.01%) J2EE
5 164 (4.80%) Spring
6 156 (4.57%) ASP.NET
7 142 (4.16%) Middleware
8 128 (3.75%) CSS
9 127 (3.72%) Web Services
10 112 (3.28%) WCF
11 111 (3.25%) WPF
12 108 (3.16%) HTML5
13 102 (2.99%) .NET Framework
14 94 (2.75%) Hibernate
15 76 (2.23%) jQuery
16 58 (1.70%) Java EE
17 55 (1.61%) FIX Protocol
18 46 (1.35%) JMS
19 44 (1.29%) JSON
20 41 (1.20%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 289 (8.46%) Equities
2 266 (7.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 262 (7.67%) Derivative
4 203 (5.94%) Fixed Income
4 203 (5.94%) Computer Science
5 133 (3.89%) Credit Risk
6 119 (3.48%) Market Risk
7 94 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
8 88 (2.58%) Mathematics
9 78 (2.28%) SWIFT
10 75 (2.20%) Hedge funds
11 70 (2.05%) Open Source
12 60 (1.76%) Mobile Banking
12 60 (1.76%) Management Information System
13 51 (1.49%) Reference Data
14 39 (1.14%) Blackberry
15 31 (0.91%) Mobile App
16 30 (0.88%) Replication
17 29 (0.85%) Clustering
17 29 (0.85%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 523 (15.31%) Windows
2 512 (14.99%) UNIX
3 472 (13.82%) Linux
4 79 (2.31%) Solaris
5 74 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 73 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 67 (1.96%) Windows 7
8 64 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
9 55 (1.61%) Android
10 38 (1.11%) AIX
11 37 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
12 34 (1.00%) Apple iOS
13 30 (0.88%) Windows XP
14 22 (0.64%) Windows 8
15 19 (0.56%) NetWare
16 14 (0.41%) HPUX
16 14 (0.41%) Fedora
17 10 (0.29%) zOS
18 4 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
18 4 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 424 (12.42%) Project Management
2 405 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
3 259 (7.58%) Multithreading
4 250 (7.32%) Risk Management
5 249 (7.29%) ITIL
6 236 (6.91%) OO
7 221 (6.47%) Scrum
8 216 (6.33%) TDD
8 216 (6.33%) Business Analysis
9 200 (5.86%) Low Latency
10 163 (4.77%) Business Intelligence
11 162 (4.74%) Stakeholder Management
12 150 (4.39%) Asset Management
13 142 (4.16%) Software Engineering
14 141 (4.13%) ETL
15 135 (3.95%) Change Management
16 130 (3.81%) MVC
17 126 (3.69%) PRINCE2
18 120 (3.51%) Waterfall
19 118 (3.46%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 942 (27.58%) SQL
2 910 (26.65%) Java
3 469 (13.73%) C#
4 265 (7.76%) C++
5 224 (6.56%) JavaScript
6 143 (4.19%) Perl
7 134 (3.92%) Python
8 132 (3.87%) C
9 129 (3.78%) T-SQL
10 93 (2.72%) PowerShell
11 85 (2.49%) VBA
12 77 (2.25%) Shell Script
13 70 (2.05%) PL/SQL
14 62 (1.82%) Ruby
15 47 (1.38%) VB
16 44 (1.29%) Bash Shell
17 42 (1.23%) Groovy
18 37 (1.08%) VBScript
19 30 (0.88%) Scala
20 19 (0.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 450 (13.18%) Degree
2 83 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 53 (1.55%) CISSP
4 52 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
5 45 (1.32%) PMI Certification
6 44 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 39 (1.14%) CISA
7 39 (1.14%) ISEB
8 31 (0.91%) CCNP
8 31 (0.91%) CISM
9 29 (0.85%) PMP
10 27 (0.79%) Security Cleared
11 21 (0.61%) SC Cleared
12 20 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
13 16 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 15 (0.44%) CCNA
14 15 (0.44%) MCSE
15 13 (0.38%) PhD
15 13 (0.38%) GIAC
16 12 (0.35%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 190 (5.56%) QA
2 65 (1.90%) SLA
3 46 (1.35%) ISO 9001
4 29 (0.85%) EMIR
5 26 (0.76%) Dodd-Frank
6 22 (0.64%) Data Quality
7 17 (0.50%) COBIT
8 14 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 14 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 13 (0.38%) PCI DSS
10 11 (0.32%) Basel III
11 10 (0.29%) COREP
12 5 (0.15%) ISO 8583
13 4 (0.12%) Basel II
13 4 (0.12%) FATCA
13 4 (0.12%) MiFID
13 4 (0.12%) FINREP
13 4 (0.12%) AIFMD
14 3 (0.088%) CRD IV
14 3 (0.088%) IAS 39
System Software
1 146 (4.28%) Active Directory
2 107 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (0.97%) VMware ESX
4 31 (0.91%) vSphere
5 24 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
6 20 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
7 19 (0.56%) XenApp
8 18 (0.53%) Hyper-V
9 13 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (0.35%) NFS
11 10 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
12 9 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
12 9 (0.26%) RACF
12 9 (0.26%) XenDesktop
13 7 (0.20%) Snort
14 6 (0.18%) ACF2
15 5 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 5 (0.15%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 5 (0.15%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 4 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 41 (1.20%) Tivoli
2 39 (1.14%) SCCM
2 39 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
3 29 (0.85%) Control-M
4 25 (0.73%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 21 (0.61%) NetBackup
5 21 (0.61%) Data Guard
6 19 (0.56%) SCOM
7 15 (0.44%) Puppet
8 12 (0.35%) Nagios
9 10 (0.29%) Windows Intune
10 9 (0.26%) WSUS
11 7 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
12 6 (0.18%) MAILsweeper
13 5 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 5 (0.15%) OpenView
13 5 (0.15%) Red Hat Satellite
13 5 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
14 4 (0.12%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 532 (15.58%) Oracle
2 373 (10.92%) Microsoft
3 147 (4.30%) VMware
4 111 (3.25%) Red Hat
5 107 (3.13%) Citrix
6 96 (2.81%) TIBCO
7 89 (2.61%) Cisco
8 80 (2.34%) Sybase
9 62 (1.82%) JBoss
9 62 (1.82%) HP
10 55 (1.61%) IBM
11 51 (1.49%) EMC
12 45 (1.32%) Bloomberg
13 35 (1.02%) SAP
14 33 (0.97%) Business Objects
14 33 (0.97%) Reuters
15 28 (0.82%) Cognos
16 27 (0.79%) Sun
17 26 (0.76%) Murex
17 26 (0.76%) Fidessa
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + More
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £100000.00 - £115000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
GO Partnership Ltd
Salary: £30-35k Base + 50% OTE + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
GO Partnership Ltd
Salary: £55-70k + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum £55-70,000 + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £80,000 to £150,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday