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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 10 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Banking 1313 1578 1856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.86% 15.03% 16.86%
As % of the General category 22.79% 25.83% 29.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1180 1413 1689
Average salary £65,000 £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 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -
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
5761 6108 6369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.45% 58.19% 57.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4973 5234 5759
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 January 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 January 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 1769 (64.02%) Finance
2 1038 (37.57%) Investment Banking
3 694 (25.12%) SQL
4 659 (23.85%) Java
5 563 (20.38%) Agile Software Development
6 435 (15.74%) Oracle
7 426 (15.42%) Front Office
8 417 (15.09%) Windows
9 409 (14.80%) C#
10 399 (14.44%) UNIX
11 382 (13.83%) .NET
12 374 (13.54%) Microsoft
13 362 (13.10%) SQL Server
14 330 (11.94%) Degree
15 299 (10.82%) Linux
16 294 (10.64%) Project Management
17 286 (10.35%) Retail
18 233 (8.43%) MS Excel
19 220 (7.96%) HTML
20 214 (7.75%) OO
21 213 (7.71%) JavaScript
22 211 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
23 208 (7.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 200 (7.24%) ITIL
25 195 (7.06%) Scrum
26 174 (6.30%) C++
27 172 (6.23%) Stakeholder Management
28 161 (5.83%) Multithreading
29 154 (5.57%) Fixed Income
29 154 (5.57%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 100 (3.62%) SharePoint
2 62 (2.24%) WebSphere
3 60 (2.17%) WebLogic
4 51 (1.85%) MS Exchange
5 40 (1.45%) CICS
6 39 (1.41%) Tomcat
7 35 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
8 33 (1.19%) SAS
9 30 (1.09%) IIS
9 30 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
10 27 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 24 (0.87%) JBoss
11 24 (0.87%) MQSeries
11 24 (0.87%) TIBCO EMS
12 21 (0.76%) Apache
13 16 (0.58%) Oracle Coherence
13 16 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
14 15 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
14 15 (0.54%) FileNet
15 12 (0.43%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 233 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 132 (4.78%) MS Office
3 36 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 18 (0.65%) SPSS
6 16 (0.58%) InfoPath
7 9 (0.33%) MS Project
8 7 (0.25%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.14%) SmartSuite
10 3 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.072%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.072%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.036%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.036%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.036%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 21 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.51%) BusinessWorks
3 12 (0.43%) TIBCO iProcess
3 12 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
4 11 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.33%) Cognos TM1
5 9 (0.33%) Hyperion Planning
5 9 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 8 (0.29%) Temenos T24
6 8 (0.29%) Eikon
7 7 (0.25%) ION MarketView
7 7 (0.25%) Endur
8 6 (0.22%) Hyperion Enterprise
8 6 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
8 6 (0.22%) SAP CO
8 6 (0.22%) SAP FI
8 6 (0.22%) Markit EDM
9 5 (0.18%) 3000 Xtra
9 5 (0.18%) Kondor+
9 5 (0.18%) Algo Collateral
Cloud Services
1 22 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (0.58%) Office 365
3 15 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (0.36%) SaaS
6 4 (0.14%) PaaS
6 4 (0.14%) IBM Blueworks
7 3 (0.11%) IaaS
8 2 (0.072%) Google Compute Engine
8 2 (0.072%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.072%) Force.com
9 1 (0.036%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 72 (2.61%) Internet
2 61 (2.21%) Firewall
3 58 (2.10%) TCP/IP
4 53 (1.92%) SAN
5 36 (1.30%) DNS
6 33 (1.19%) LAN
7 29 (1.05%) Network Security
8 28 (1.01%) VoIP
9 26 (0.94%) DHCP
10 25 (0.90%) Intranet
11 24 (0.87%) WAN
12 20 (0.72%) VPN
13 17 (0.62%) IP Telephony
14 16 (0.58%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (0.58%) Wireless
15 15 (0.54%) VLAN
16 12 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
16 12 (0.43%) OSPF
16 12 (0.43%) BGP
17 10 (0.36%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 362 (13.10%) SQL Server
2 115 (4.16%) Data Warehouse
3 97 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 84 (3.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 83 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 82 (2.97%) Oracle Database
7 68 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 63 (2.28%) Big Data
9 62 (2.24%) DB2
10 53 (1.92%) QlikView
11 50 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 39 (1.41%) NoSQL
13 38 (1.38%) MySQL
14 37 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
15 35 (1.27%) OLAP
16 34 (1.23%) RDBMS
17 32 (1.16%) Hadoop
18 26 (0.94%) Oracle OLAP
19 24 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
20 22 (0.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 51 (1.85%) JIRA
2 49 (1.77%) Subversion
2 49 (1.77%) Maven
3 44 (1.59%) Selenium
4 39 (1.41%) Jenkins
5 36 (1.30%) WebDriver
6 32 (1.16%) Cucumber
6 32 (1.16%) Eclipse
7 29 (1.05%) JUnit
8 26 (0.94%) Visual Studio
9 20 (0.72%) Git (software)
10 18 (0.65%) TeamCity
10 18 (0.65%) Ant
11 17 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (0.62%) Hudson
12 16 (0.58%) NUnit
13 15 (0.54%) Calabash
14 14 (0.51%) JMeter
15 13 (0.47%) Artifactory
15 13 (0.47%) Appium
General
1 1769 (64.02%) Finance
2 1038 (37.57%) Investment Banking
3 426 (15.42%) Front Office
4 286 (10.35%) Retail
5 118 (4.27%) Telecoms
6 102 (3.69%) Back Office
7 94 (3.40%) Legal
8 86 (3.11%) Financial Institution
9 79 (2.86%) Retail Banking
10 40 (1.45%) Marketing
11 38 (1.38%) Corporate Banking
12 33 (1.19%) International Banking
13 23 (0.83%) Manufacturing
14 20 (0.72%) Games
15 19 (0.69%) Law
16 17 (0.62%) Billing
17 16 (0.58%) Advertising
18 15 (0.54%) French Language
19 14 (0.51%) Publishing
20 12 (0.43%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 799 (28.92%) Developer
2 535 (19.36%) Analyst
3 246 (8.90%) Java Developer
4 212 (7.67%) Architect
5 206 (7.46%) Business Analyst
6 174 (6.30%) C# Developer
7 167 (6.04%) Support Analyst
8 161 (5.83%) Consultant
9 144 (5.21%) Applications Support
10 128 (4.63%) Senior Developer
10 128 (4.63%) Project Manager
11 112 (4.05%) .NET Developer
12 92 (3.33%) Team Leader
13 83 (3.00%) C# .NET Developer
14 73 (2.64%) Solutions Architect
15 66 (2.39%) Applications Support Analyst
16 56 (2.03%) Technical Architect
17 53 (1.92%) Desktop Support
18 48 (1.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 46 (1.66%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 382 (13.83%) .NET
2 220 (7.96%) HTML
3 154 (5.57%) ASP.NET
4 134 (4.85%) XML
4 134 (4.85%) Middleware
5 122 (4.42%) HTML5
6 118 (4.27%) Spring
7 105 (3.80%) WCF
8 104 (3.76%) J2EE
9 102 (3.69%) CSS
10 91 (3.29%) Web Services
11 86 (3.11%) jQuery
12 79 (2.86%) .NET Framework
13 78 (2.82%) WPF
14 77 (2.79%) FIX Protocol
15 73 (2.64%) AngularJS
16 54 (1.95%) Hibernate
17 53 (1.92%) Ajax
18 52 (1.88%) JSON
19 42 (1.52%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 211 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
2 208 (7.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 154 (5.57%) Fixed Income
4 138 (4.99%) Derivative
5 131 (4.74%) Computer Science
6 108 (3.91%) Equities
7 78 (2.82%) SWIFT
8 77 (2.79%) Blackberry
9 67 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
10 58 (2.10%) User Experience
11 55 (1.99%) Hedge funds
12 53 (1.92%) Credit Risk
13 50 (1.81%) Mathematics
14 49 (1.77%) Visualisation
15 47 (1.70%) Market Risk
16 42 (1.52%) Data Integration
16 42 (1.52%) Algorithms
17 41 (1.48%) Mainframe
18 40 (1.45%) Mobile App
19 39 (1.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 417 (15.09%) Windows
2 399 (14.44%) UNIX
3 299 (10.82%) Linux
4 114 (4.13%) Windows 7
5 64 (2.32%) Solaris
6 60 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 51 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 40 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 38 (1.38%) Android
10 31 (1.12%) Windows XP
11 30 (1.09%) Apple iOS
12 26 (0.94%) Windows 8
13 22 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (0.36%) Mac OS X
15 9 (0.33%) AIX
16 8 (0.29%) CentOS
17 7 (0.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 5 (0.18%) Windows Vista
19 4 (0.14%) NetWare
19 4 (0.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 563 (20.38%) Agile Software Development
2 294 (10.64%) Project Management
3 214 (7.75%) OO
4 200 (7.24%) ITIL
5 195 (7.06%) Scrum
6 172 (6.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 161 (5.83%) Multithreading
8 136 (4.92%) TDD
9 135 (4.89%) MVC
10 128 (4.63%) Business Intelligence
11 127 (4.60%) Business Analysis
12 125 (4.52%) Risk Management
13 121 (4.38%) Low Latency
14 108 (3.91%) Change Management
15 103 (3.73%) Analytics
16 99 (3.58%) PRINCE2
17 95 (3.44%) Waterfall
18 93 (3.37%) ETL
19 92 (3.33%) Investment Management
20 91 (3.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 694 (25.12%) SQL
2 659 (23.85%) Java
3 409 (14.80%) C#
4 213 (7.71%) JavaScript
5 174 (6.30%) C++
6 117 (4.23%) Perl
7 102 (3.69%) Python
8 86 (3.11%) C
9 84 (3.04%) Shell Script
10 72 (2.61%) PowerShell
11 68 (2.46%) T-SQL
12 64 (2.32%) VBA
13 49 (1.77%) PL/SQL
14 43 (1.56%) Bash Shell
15 41 (1.48%) COBOL
16 34 (1.23%) Ruby
17 30 (1.09%) VB
18 21 (0.76%) Korn
19 20 (0.72%) VBScript
19 20 (0.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 330 (11.94%) Degree
2 86 (3.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 46 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (1.56%) PMI Certification
5 35 (1.27%) MCSE
6 32 (1.16%) MCP
7 31 (1.12%) ISEB
7 31 (1.12%) CISSP
8 26 (0.94%) PMP
9 23 (0.83%) CCNP
10 22 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 20 (0.72%) CCNA
12 18 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
13 14 (0.51%) MCITP
13 14 (0.51%) Security Cleared
14 13 (0.47%) SC Cleared
15 12 (0.43%) ISTQB
15 12 (0.43%) IBM Certification
16 10 (0.36%) CISA
16 10 (0.36%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (4.27%) QA
2 45 (1.63%) SLA
3 40 (1.45%) ISO 9001
4 16 (0.58%) COBIT
5 15 (0.54%) EMIR
6 14 (0.51%) Dodd-Frank
7 13 (0.47%) Basel II
8 11 (0.40%) Basel III
9 9 (0.33%) MiFID
10 8 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 8 (0.29%) Solvency II
11 7 (0.25%) COREP
11 7 (0.25%) FINREP
12 6 (0.22%) Data Quality
13 5 (0.18%) CRD IV
13 5 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 3 (0.11%) PCI DSS
15 1 (0.036%) Dublin Core
15 1 (0.036%) FATCA
15 1 (0.036%) GAAP
System Software
1 148 (5.36%) Active Directory
2 62 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (2.06%) XenApp
4 25 (0.90%) vSphere
5 24 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
6 17 (0.62%) XenDesktop
7 15 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (0.33%) VMware Server
9 8 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 6 (0.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 6 (0.22%) NFS
12 5 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
12 5 (0.18%) Hyper-V
13 3 (0.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 3 (0.11%) VMware ESX
13 3 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (0.11%) Firmware
13 3 (0.11%) Veritas File System
14 2 (0.072%) Squid
Systems Management
1 43 (1.56%) SCCM
2 29 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
3 23 (0.83%) Tivoli
4 14 (0.51%) Control-M
5 11 (0.40%) ITRS Geneos
6 10 (0.36%) NetBackup
6 10 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
7 9 (0.33%) SCOM
8 8 (0.29%) Puppet
9 7 (0.25%) Data Guard
9 7 (0.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 6 (0.22%) BMC PATROL
11 5 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
11 5 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 3 (0.11%) Netcool
13 3 (0.11%) Netcool/OMNIbus
13 3 (0.11%) OpenView
13 3 (0.11%) Legato
Vendors
1 435 (15.74%) Oracle
2 374 (13.54%) Microsoft
3 116 (4.20%) Citrix
4 108 (3.91%) VMware
5 92 (3.33%) TIBCO
6 85 (3.08%) IBM
7 76 (2.75%) Cisco
8 59 (2.14%) Sybase
9 56 (2.03%) HP
10 51 (1.85%) Business Objects
11 46 (1.66%) Red Hat
12 43 (1.56%) Bloomberg
13 36 (1.30%) EMC
14 34 (1.23%) Reuters
15 33 (1.19%) Tableau
16 32 (1.16%) Informatica
16 32 (1.16%) SAP
17 29 (1.05%) Murex
17 29 (1.05%) Calypso
18 28 (1.01%) Fidessa
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus an excellent package
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum plus an excellent package
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £120,000 per annum plus excellent package
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
GA Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday