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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 9 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Banking 1337 1479 1895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.85% 14.24% 17.44%
As % of the General category 22.56% 24.34% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1162 1343 1673
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £36,500 £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
5927 6077 6366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.97% 58.51% 58.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5000 5118 5725
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +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 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 February 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 February 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 1783 (64.41%) Finance
2 1016 (36.71%) Investment Banking
3 664 (23.99%) SQL
4 632 (22.83%) Java
5 532 (19.22%) Agile Software Development
6 435 (15.72%) Oracle
7 412 (14.88%) Front Office
8 397 (14.34%) Windows
9 381 (13.76%) UNIX
10 377 (13.62%) Microsoft
11 369 (13.33%) C#
12 342 (12.36%) Retail
13 341 (12.32%) .NET
14 332 (11.99%) Degree
15 317 (11.45%) SQL Server
16 293 (10.59%) Linux
17 290 (10.48%) Project Management
18 211 (7.62%) ITIL
18 211 (7.62%) MS Excel
19 206 (7.44%) HTML
19 206 (7.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 205 (7.41%) OO
21 204 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
22 198 (7.15%) Stakeholder Management
23 190 (6.86%) JavaScript
24 170 (6.14%) Scrum
24 170 (6.14%) C++
25 155 (5.60%) Active Directory
26 154 (5.56%) Fixed Income
27 153 (5.53%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 94 (3.40%) SharePoint
2 67 (2.42%) WebSphere
3 66 (2.38%) WebLogic
4 47 (1.70%) MS Exchange
4 47 (1.70%) CICS
5 34 (1.23%) SAS
5 34 (1.23%) JBoss
6 33 (1.19%) Tomcat
6 33 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 31 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
8 27 (0.98%) TIBCO EMS
8 27 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 22 (0.79%) MQSeries
9 22 (0.79%) IIS
10 21 (0.76%) Apache
11 17 (0.61%) Apache Pig
12 16 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
12 16 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
12 16 (0.58%) FileNet
13 13 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 211 (7.62%) MS Excel
2 122 (4.41%) MS Office
3 34 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 17 (0.61%) SPSS
6 14 (0.51%) InfoPath
7 8 (0.29%) 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%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.036%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.036%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 23 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
3 14 (0.51%) BusinessWorks
3 14 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (0.43%) Cognos TM1
4 12 (0.43%) TIBCO iProcess
5 11 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 9 (0.33%) ION MarketView
6 9 (0.33%) Hyperion Enterprise
7 8 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
7 8 (0.29%) SAP CO
7 8 (0.29%) SAP FI
7 8 (0.29%) Hyperion Planning
8 7 (0.25%) Eikon
8 7 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
8 7 (0.25%) Temenos T24
9 6 (0.22%) Endur
9 6 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (0.14%) SAP FI-AP
10 4 (0.14%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 18 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (0.61%) Office 365
3 15 (0.54%) SaaS
4 14 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (0.33%) PaaS
5 9 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.25%) IaaS
7 4 (0.14%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (0.072%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.072%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.036%) GitHub
9 1 (0.036%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 81 (2.93%) Internet
2 61 (2.20%) Firewall
3 55 (1.99%) TCP/IP
4 42 (1.52%) SAN
5 37 (1.34%) DNS
5 37 (1.34%) VoIP
6 35 (1.26%) Network Security
7 33 (1.19%) LAN
8 29 (1.05%) WAN
9 23 (0.83%) Intranet
10 22 (0.79%) VPN
10 22 (0.79%) DHCP
11 18 (0.65%) Cisco Nexus
12 16 (0.58%) Wireless
13 15 (0.54%) IP Telephony
14 13 (0.47%) BGP
14 13 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
15 12 (0.43%) LDAP
16 11 (0.40%) HTTP
16 11 (0.40%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (11.45%) SQL Server
2 108 (3.90%) Relational Database
3 99 (3.58%) Data Warehouse
4 79 (2.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 78 (2.82%) Oracle Database
6 77 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 70 (2.53%) DB2
8 68 (2.46%) Big Data
9 59 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 57 (2.06%) QlikView
11 47 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 46 (1.66%) MySQL
13 43 (1.55%) Hadoop
14 38 (1.37%) RDBMS
15 35 (1.26%) NoSQL
16 34 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
17 29 (1.05%) OLAP
18 21 (0.76%) Oracle OLAP
19 20 (0.72%) Apache Hive
19 20 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 52 (1.88%) Selenium
2 46 (1.66%) JIRA
2 46 (1.66%) Subversion
3 39 (1.41%) WebDriver
4 38 (1.37%) Jenkins
5 35 (1.26%) Cucumber
6 34 (1.23%) Maven
7 27 (0.98%) Eclipse
7 27 (0.98%) Visual Studio
8 21 (0.76%) Hudson
9 20 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
10 17 (0.61%) JUnit
10 17 (0.61%) TeamCity
10 17 (0.61%) Calabash
11 15 (0.54%) Appium
12 14 (0.51%) JMeter
13 13 (0.47%) Git (software)
14 11 (0.40%) SpecFlow
14 11 (0.40%) Ant
15 10 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1783 (64.41%) Finance
2 1016 (36.71%) Investment Banking
3 412 (14.88%) Front Office
4 342 (12.36%) Retail
5 127 (4.59%) Telecoms
6 110 (3.97%) Financial Institution
7 99 (3.58%) Legal
8 94 (3.40%) Back Office
9 74 (2.67%) Retail Banking
10 41 (1.48%) Marketing
11 28 (1.01%) Corporate Banking
12 26 (0.94%) Manufacturing
13 23 (0.83%) International Banking
14 20 (0.72%) Law
15 19 (0.69%) Billing
16 17 (0.61%) Private Banking
17 16 (0.58%) Games
17 16 (0.58%) Advertising
18 14 (0.51%) French Language
19 12 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 727 (26.26%) Developer
2 545 (19.69%) Analyst
3 243 (8.78%) Architect
4 220 (7.95%) Java Developer
5 205 (7.41%) Business Analyst
6 173 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 166 (6.00%) Consultant
8 155 (5.60%) C# Developer
9 142 (5.13%) Project Manager
10 128 (4.62%) Applications Support
11 113 (4.08%) Senior Developer
12 94 (3.40%) .NET Developer
13 89 (3.22%) Team Leader
14 82 (2.96%) Solutions Architect
15 72 (2.60%) C# .NET Developer
16 68 (2.46%) Desktop Support
17 63 (2.28%) Technical Architect
18 60 (2.17%) Applications Support Analyst
19 55 (1.99%) Administrator
20 53 (1.91%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 341 (12.32%) .NET
2 206 (7.44%) HTML
3 153 (5.53%) ASP.NET
4 139 (5.02%) Middleware
5 113 (4.08%) HTML5
6 105 (3.79%) XML
7 97 (3.50%) Spring
8 96 (3.47%) WCF
9 91 (3.29%) CSS
10 87 (3.14%) jQuery
11 86 (3.11%) Web Services
12 85 (3.07%) J2EE
13 75 (2.71%) AngularJS
14 69 (2.49%) .NET Framework
15 67 (2.42%) WPF
16 57 (2.06%) FIX Protocol
17 53 (1.91%) Ajax
18 47 (1.70%) JSON
19 44 (1.59%) Oracle Fusion
20 40 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 206 (7.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 204 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
3 154 (5.56%) Fixed Income
4 132 (4.77%) Computer Science
5 131 (4.73%) Derivative
6 107 (3.87%) Equities
7 92 (3.32%) Blackberry
8 69 (2.49%) SWIFT
9 58 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
10 56 (2.02%) Hedge funds
11 54 (1.95%) Data Integration
12 51 (1.84%) Credit Risk
13 49 (1.77%) Mathematics
14 46 (1.66%) Management Information System
15 45 (1.63%) Mobile Banking
15 45 (1.63%) User Experience
16 44 (1.59%) Visualisation
17 43 (1.55%) Mobile App
18 42 (1.52%) Online Banking
18 42 (1.52%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 397 (14.34%) Windows
2 381 (13.76%) UNIX
3 293 (10.59%) Linux
4 126 (4.55%) Windows 7
5 70 (2.53%) Solaris
6 64 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 52 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 49 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 31 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
10 30 (1.08%) Android
11 29 (1.05%) Apple iOS
12 23 (0.83%) Windows 8
13 21 (0.76%) Windows XP
14 13 (0.47%) CentOS
15 10 (0.36%) Mac OS X
15 10 (0.36%) AIX
16 9 (0.33%) zOS
17 7 (0.25%) Windows Vista
17 7 (0.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 4 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 532 (19.22%) Agile Software Development
2 290 (10.48%) Project Management
3 211 (7.62%) ITIL
4 205 (7.41%) OO
5 198 (7.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 170 (6.14%) Scrum
7 138 (4.99%) Business Analysis
8 132 (4.77%) Multithreading
9 122 (4.41%) MVC
9 122 (4.41%) Risk Management
10 119 (4.30%) Low Latency
11 117 (4.23%) TDD
12 114 (4.12%) Business Intelligence
13 112 (4.05%) Analytics
14 102 (3.68%) Service Delivery
15 101 (3.65%) SOA
16 100 (3.61%) Data Management
17 97 (3.50%) PRINCE2
17 97 (3.50%) Waterfall
18 96 (3.47%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 664 (23.99%) SQL
2 632 (22.83%) Java
3 369 (13.33%) C#
4 190 (6.86%) JavaScript
5 170 (6.14%) C++
6 114 (4.12%) Perl
7 99 (3.58%) C
8 84 (3.03%) Python
9 78 (2.82%) Shell Script
9 78 (2.82%) PowerShell
10 58 (2.10%) T-SQL
11 57 (2.06%) VBA
12 51 (1.84%) Bash Shell
13 48 (1.73%) COBOL
14 47 (1.70%) PL/SQL
15 31 (1.12%) VB
16 29 (1.05%) Ruby
17 24 (0.87%) PHP
18 20 (0.72%) VBScript
19 18 (0.65%) Korn
Qualifications
1 332 (11.99%) Degree
2 99 (3.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 53 (1.91%) MCSE
4 51 (1.84%) MCP
5 50 (1.81%) PMI Certification
6 48 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
7 39 (1.41%) CISSP
8 36 (1.30%) ISEB
9 27 (0.98%) PMP
10 26 (0.94%) CCNP
11 24 (0.87%) CCNA
12 22 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
12 22 (0.79%) VCP4
13 19 (0.69%) MCITP
14 18 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 15 (0.54%) IBM Certification
16 14 (0.51%) ISTQB
17 11 (0.40%) Security Cleared
17 11 (0.40%) MCSA
18 10 (0.36%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (4.59%) QA
2 46 (1.66%) ISO 9001
2 46 (1.66%) SLA
3 16 (0.58%) EMIR
4 14 (0.51%) Basel II
4 14 (0.51%) COBIT
4 14 (0.51%) Dodd-Frank
5 11 (0.40%) Basel III
6 10 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (0.33%) Solvency II
7 9 (0.33%) MiFID
7 9 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (0.29%) COREP
8 8 (0.29%) FINREP
9 7 (0.25%) Data Quality
10 5 (0.18%) CRD IV
11 3 (0.11%) P3O
11 3 (0.11%) PMBOK
12 2 (0.072%) PCI DSS
13 1 (0.036%) GAAP
System Software
1 155 (5.60%) Active Directory
2 63 (2.28%) XenApp
3 57 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (0.83%) vSphere
4 23 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
5 16 (0.58%) XenDesktop
6 13 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
7 9 (0.33%) VMware Server
8 8 (0.29%) NFS
9 7 (0.25%) VMware ESX
9 7 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 6 (0.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 5 (0.18%) Squid
11 5 (0.18%) Hyper-V
12 4 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (0.14%) Samba
13 3 (0.11%) Firmware
13 3 (0.11%) Veritas File System
14 2 (0.072%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 45 (1.63%) SCCM
2 24 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
3 20 (0.72%) Tivoli
4 16 (0.58%) ITRS Geneos
5 10 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
6 9 (0.33%) Control-M
7 7 (0.25%) NetBackup
7 7 (0.25%) SCOM
7 7 (0.25%) BMC PATROL
8 6 (0.22%) Puppet
8 6 (0.22%) Nagios
8 6 (0.22%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 6 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (0.22%) Netcool
8 6 (0.22%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 5 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.14%) OpenView
11 3 (0.11%) Legato
Vendors
1 435 (15.72%) Oracle
2 377 (13.62%) Microsoft
3 118 (4.26%) Citrix
4 105 (3.79%) VMware
5 101 (3.65%) IBM
6 93 (3.36%) TIBCO
7 69 (2.49%) Cisco
8 57 (2.06%) Red Hat
9 54 (1.95%) HP
10 51 (1.84%) Sybase
11 46 (1.66%) Business Objects
12 40 (1.45%) Bloomberg
13 36 (1.30%) SAP
13 36 (1.30%) ServiceNow
14 33 (1.19%) Tableau
14 33 (1.19%) Reuters
15 31 (1.12%) Informatica
16 30 (1.08%) EMC
16 30 (1.08%) Cognos
17 24 (0.87%) Fidessa
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £67000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £10000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + car + other benefits + bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Exceptional Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: exceptional benefits package and excellent bonus scheme
Posted: Yesterday