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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 11 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing Banking 1447 2004 1892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.01% 16.47% 15.78%
As % of the General category 22.88% 27.82% 25.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1289 1790 1794
Average salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
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
6324 7203 7361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.88% 59.21% 61.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5380 6333 6758
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 £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £90,000
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 24 October 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 24 October 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 2080 (65.57%) Finance
2 1249 (39.38%) Investment Banking
3 873 (27.52%) SQL
4 818 (25.79%) Java
5 712 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
6 513 (16.17%) Oracle
7 509 (16.05%) Windows
8 503 (15.86%) UNIX
9 500 (15.76%) SQL Server
10 487 (15.35%) Front Office
11 455 (14.34%) C#
12 448 (14.12%) Linux
13 441 (13.90%) .NET
14 409 (12.89%) Degree
15 382 (12.04%) Microsoft
16 351 (11.07%) Project Management
17 312 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
18 251 (7.91%) Retail
19 249 (7.85%) HTML
20 239 (7.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 237 (7.47%) MS Excel
22 234 (7.38%) JavaScript
23 231 (7.28%) ITIL
24 227 (7.16%) Multithreading
25 226 (7.12%) Scrum
25 226 (7.12%) OO
26 221 (6.97%) Derivative
27 220 (6.94%) C++
28 217 (6.84%) Equities
29 191 (6.02%) Fixed Income

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 115 (3.63%) SharePoint
2 81 (2.55%) WebSphere
3 65 (2.05%) Tomcat
4 62 (1.95%) MS Exchange
5 61 (1.92%) IIS
6 55 (1.73%) Apache
7 53 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
8 46 (1.45%) WebLogic
9 43 (1.36%) JBoss
10 39 (1.23%) MQSeries
10 39 (1.23%) Oracle Coherence
11 34 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
12 30 (0.95%) SAS
13 29 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
14 21 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 21 (0.66%) WebSphere Process Server
15 20 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
16 17 (0.54%) CICS
17 15 (0.47%) Oracle Service Bus
18 14 (0.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 237 (7.47%) MS Excel
2 119 (3.75%) MS Office
3 25 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 20 (0.63%) MS Project
6 14 (0.44%) SPSS
7 10 (0.32%) InfoPath
8 7 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.19%) Photoshop
10 4 (0.13%) SmartSuite
11 3 (0.095%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.032%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.032%) Doxygen
12 1 (0.032%) FastStats
12 1 (0.032%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.032%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 30 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.44%) Markit EDM
3 11 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
3 11 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.22%) Temenos T24
4 7 (0.22%) Eikon
5 6 (0.19%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 6 (0.19%) Kondor+
6 5 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.16%) Algo Collateral
6 5 (0.16%) Summit
6 5 (0.16%) Oracle FAH
7 4 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
7 4 (0.13%) TIBCO iProcess
7 4 (0.13%) Advent Geneva
8 3 (0.095%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.095%) Cognos TM1
8 3 (0.095%) HFM
8 3 (0.095%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 48 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (0.44%) Office 365
3 6 (0.19%) IaaS
3 6 (0.19%) SaaS
3 6 (0.19%) PaaS
4 4 (0.13%) Force.com
5 2 (0.063%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 91 (2.87%) Firewall
2 90 (2.84%) SAN
3 75 (2.36%) TCP/IP
4 58 (1.83%) Internet
5 50 (1.58%) DNS
6 40 (1.26%) LAN
7 38 (1.20%) Intranet
8 34 (1.07%) WAN
9 29 (0.91%) DHCP
10 25 (0.79%) BGP
11 23 (0.73%) OSPF
12 22 (0.69%) VoIP
13 20 (0.63%) VPN
14 19 (0.60%) VLAN
15 18 (0.57%) LDAP
16 17 (0.54%) Wireless
17 16 (0.50%) FTP
18 15 (0.47%) MPLS
18 15 (0.47%) EIGRP
18 15 (0.47%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 500 (15.76%) SQL Server
2 164 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
3 146 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 112 (3.53%) Relational Database
5 104 (3.28%) Oracle Database
6 99 (3.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 94 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
8 81 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 56 (1.77%) RDBMS
10 47 (1.48%) OLAP
11 46 (1.45%) Big Data
12 43 (1.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 38 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
13 38 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
14 32 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
15 29 (0.91%) QlikView
15 29 (0.91%) Data Mining
16 27 (0.85%) DB2
17 25 (0.79%) NoSQL
18 24 (0.76%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 74 (2.33%) Subversion
2 71 (2.24%) JIRA
3 66 (2.08%) Maven
4 55 (1.73%) JUnit
5 45 (1.42%) QuickTest Pro
6 35 (1.10%) Selenium
7 31 (0.98%) Visual Studio
8 29 (0.91%) Eclipse
9 27 (0.85%) Jenkins
10 26 (0.82%) WebDriver
11 24 (0.76%) Git (software)
12 22 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
12 22 (0.69%) Cucumber
13 21 (0.66%) Ant
14 20 (0.63%) TeamCity
15 19 (0.60%) NUnit
16 12 (0.38%) LoadRunner
16 12 (0.38%) ClearCase
16 12 (0.38%) MSI
16 12 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2080 (65.57%) Finance
2 1249 (39.38%) Investment Banking
3 487 (15.35%) Front Office
4 251 (7.91%) Retail
5 140 (4.41%) Back Office
6 106 (3.34%) Legal
7 105 (3.31%) Telecoms
8 100 (3.15%) Retail Banking
9 85 (2.68%) Financial Institution
10 58 (1.83%) International Banking
11 37 (1.17%) Marketing
12 35 (1.10%) Corporate Banking
13 31 (0.98%) French Language
14 24 (0.76%) Advertising
15 22 (0.69%) Games
16 20 (0.63%) Law
17 17 (0.54%) Manufacturing
17 17 (0.54%) Spanish Language
18 12 (0.38%) German Language
18 12 (0.38%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 966 (30.45%) Developer
2 611 (19.26%) Analyst
3 358 (11.29%) Java Developer
4 227 (7.16%) Business Analyst
5 183 (5.77%) Applications Support
6 181 (5.71%) Architect
7 158 (4.98%) Project Manager
8 154 (4.85%) C# Developer
9 152 (4.79%) Support Analyst
10 144 (4.54%) Senior Developer
11 130 (4.10%) Consultant
12 122 (3.85%) .NET Developer
13 96 (3.03%) Team Leader
14 67 (2.11%) Applications Support Analyst
15 65 (2.05%) SQL Developer
16 61 (1.92%) Senior Analyst
16 61 (1.92%) C# .NET Developer
17 57 (1.80%) C++ Developer
18 56 (1.77%) DBA
18 56 (1.77%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 441 (13.90%) .NET
2 249 (7.85%) HTML
3 186 (5.86%) XML
4 173 (5.45%) Spring
5 157 (4.95%) ASP.NET
6 155 (4.89%) Middleware
7 149 (4.70%) J2EE
8 137 (4.32%) CSS
9 126 (3.97%) HTML5
10 106 (3.34%) Web Services
11 100 (3.15%) WCF
12 98 (3.09%) .NET Framework
13 94 (2.96%) WPF
14 92 (2.90%) Hibernate
15 77 (2.43%) jQuery
16 54 (1.70%) FIX Protocol
17 52 (1.64%) Java EE
17 52 (1.64%) JSON
18 46 (1.45%) AngularJS
19 45 (1.42%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 312 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
2 239 (7.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 221 (6.97%) Derivative
4 217 (6.84%) Equities
5 191 (6.02%) Fixed Income
6 180 (5.67%) Computer Science
7 108 (3.40%) Credit Risk
8 95 (2.99%) Market Risk
9 82 (2.59%) Mathematics
10 76 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
11 74 (2.33%) SWIFT
12 72 (2.27%) User Experience
13 71 (2.24%) Algorithms
14 68 (2.14%) Data Structures
15 65 (2.05%) Hedge funds
16 60 (1.89%) Open Source
17 58 (1.83%) Blackberry
18 53 (1.67%) Management Information System
19 41 (1.29%) Mobile App
20 39 (1.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 509 (16.05%) Windows
2 503 (15.86%) UNIX
3 448 (14.12%) Linux
4 108 (3.40%) Windows 7
5 82 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 74 (2.33%) Solaris
7 66 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 66 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 57 (1.80%) Android
9 34 (1.07%) Windows XP
10 33 (1.04%) Apple iOS
11 32 (1.01%) Windows 8
12 31 (0.98%) AIX
13 22 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
14 17 (0.54%) NetWare
15 12 (0.38%) Fedora
15 12 (0.38%) HPUX
16 8 (0.25%) Mac OS X
17 7 (0.22%) zOS
18 3 (0.095%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 712 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
2 351 (11.07%) Project Management
3 231 (7.28%) ITIL
4 227 (7.16%) Multithreading
5 226 (7.12%) OO
5 226 (7.12%) Scrum
6 184 (5.80%) Risk Management
7 182 (5.74%) TDD
8 181 (5.71%) Low Latency
9 166 (5.23%) Business Intelligence
10 156 (4.92%) Business Analysis
11 145 (4.57%) ETL
12 140 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
13 134 (4.22%) Change Management
14 129 (4.07%) MVC
15 124 (3.91%) Software Engineering
16 122 (3.85%) Asset Management
17 118 (3.72%) Mentoring
18 115 (3.63%) PRINCE2
19 111 (3.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 873 (27.52%) SQL
2 818 (25.79%) Java
3 455 (14.34%) C#
4 234 (7.38%) JavaScript
5 220 (6.94%) C++
6 139 (4.38%) Python
7 136 (4.29%) Perl
8 115 (3.63%) T-SQL
9 108 (3.40%) C
10 87 (2.74%) PowerShell
11 83 (2.62%) Shell Script
12 68 (2.14%) VBA
13 48 (1.51%) Ruby
14 45 (1.42%) VB
14 45 (1.42%) Bash Shell
15 37 (1.17%) PL/SQL
16 34 (1.07%) VBScript
17 28 (0.88%) Groovy
18 21 (0.66%) PHP
19 20 (0.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 409 (12.89%) Degree
2 68 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 54 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 35 (1.10%) PMI Certification
6 27 (0.85%) CCNP
7 25 (0.79%) ISEB
7 25 (0.79%) CISSP
7 25 (0.79%) CISA
8 23 (0.73%) Security Cleared
9 22 (0.69%) PMP
10 20 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
11 18 (0.57%) SC Cleared
12 17 (0.54%) CISM
12 17 (0.54%) CCNA
13 14 (0.44%) MCSE
14 13 (0.41%) MCP
14 13 (0.41%) CCIE
15 12 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 11 (0.35%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 172 (5.42%) QA
2 60 (1.89%) SLA
3 47 (1.48%) ISO 9001
4 20 (0.63%) EMIR
5 19 (0.60%) Data Quality
6 16 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
7 13 (0.41%) Basel III
8 12 (0.38%) COREP
9 10 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 8 (0.25%) PCI DSS
10 8 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 8 (0.25%) COBIT
11 7 (0.22%) FINREP
11 7 (0.22%) CRD IV
12 5 (0.16%) MiFID
13 4 (0.13%) ISO 8583
14 3 (0.095%) IAS 39
15 2 (0.063%) Solvency II
15 2 (0.063%) FATCA
16 1 (0.032%) UCITS
System Software
1 161 (5.08%) Active Directory
2 98 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (1.51%) XenApp
4 29 (0.91%) vSphere
5 26 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
6 21 (0.66%) VMware ESX
7 19 (0.60%) XenDesktop
8 14 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
9 12 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
9 12 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (0.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 11 (0.35%) NFS
11 10 (0.32%) Hyper-V
12 8 (0.25%) RACF
13 6 (0.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 6 (0.19%) ACF2
14 5 (0.16%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 5 (0.16%) Firmware
15 4 (0.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 49 (1.54%) SCCM
2 38 (1.20%) Tivoli
3 36 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
4 28 (0.88%) Control-M
5 22 (0.69%) NetBackup
6 19 (0.60%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 15 (0.47%) Puppet
7 15 (0.47%) Data Guard
8 14 (0.44%) SCOM
9 11 (0.35%) ITRS Geneos
10 9 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (0.28%) WSUS
10 9 (0.28%) BMC PATROL
11 8 (0.25%) Nagios
11 8 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
12 7 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
12 7 (0.22%) Windows Intune
13 5 (0.16%) Red Hat Satellite
13 5 (0.16%) OpenView
13 5 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 513 (16.17%) Oracle
2 382 (12.04%) Microsoft
3 135 (4.26%) VMware
4 131 (4.13%) Citrix
5 106 (3.34%) Red Hat
6 92 (2.90%) Cisco
7 70 (2.21%) Sybase
7 70 (2.21%) HP
8 65 (2.05%) TIBCO
9 51 (1.61%) Bloomberg
10 50 (1.58%) IBM
11 47 (1.48%) Business Objects
12 40 (1.26%) EMC
13 37 (1.17%) Fidessa
14 36 (1.13%) Reuters
15 30 (0.95%) SAP
15 30 (0.95%) Calypso
16 28 (0.88%) Informatica
16 28 (0.88%) Juniper
17 27 (0.85%) Cognos
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £300.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £81000 - £110000 per annum + pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ortolan Group
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Overtime
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HSBC Bank Plc - AMS
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum + Commission (capped at £100K)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £30,790 to £41,700 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 2 days ago