The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
London / City of London
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1916 2606 3405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 38.12% 38.28% 32.87%
As % of the General category 66.39% 64.96% 57.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1773 2344 2881
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
2886 4012 5902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 57.42% 58.94% 56.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2639 3602 4980
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Finance
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the City of London region.

Finance Salary Trend in the City of London

Finance
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Finance Salary Histogram in the City of London

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Finance.

1 1145 (29.83%) SQL
2 1111 (28.94%) Banking
3 893 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
4 850 (22.14%) Java
5 764 (19.90%) SQL Server
6 639 (16.64%) C#
7 566 (14.74%) JavaScript
8 556 (14.48%) Microsoft
9 551 (14.35%) Degree
10 524 (13.65%) .NET
11 471 (12.27%) Linux
12 458 (11.93%) Windows
13 412 (10.73%) HTML
14 409 (10.65%) Oracle
15 380 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
16 360 (9.38%) Front Office
17 348 (9.06%) Project Management
18 338 (8.80%) Fintech
19 334 (8.70%) ITIL
20 332 (8.65%) SDLC
21 326 (8.49%) MS Excel
22 323 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
23 319 (8.31%) Stakeholder Management
24 315 (8.21%) CSS
25 308 (8.02%) Python
25 308 (8.02%) AngularJS
26 295 (7.68%) Computer Science
27 291 (7.58%) Unix
28 284 (7.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
29 276 (7.19%) XML

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 100 (2.60%) CMS
2 92 (2.40%) EPiServer
3 71 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 69 (1.80%) MS Exchange
5 66 (1.72%) Jetty
6 64 (1.67%) IIS
7 62 (1.62%) Apache
8 58 (1.51%) Apache Spark
9 56 (1.46%) Confluence
10 40 (1.04%) WebSphere
11 37 (0.96%) Skype for Business
12 30 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
13 28 (0.73%) SAS
14 26 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
15 24 (0.63%) OpenStack
15 24 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
16 19 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
17 18 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
18 16 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
19 14 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 326 (8.49%) MS Excel
2 172 (4.48%) MS Office
3 87 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 56 (1.46%) MS Project
5 54 (1.41%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.26%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.23%) SPSS
8 7 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.078%) GNU Octave
10 2 (0.052%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.052%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.052%) RoboHelp
11 1 (0.026%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.026%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.026%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.026%) GIMP
11 1 (0.026%) InVision
11 1 (0.026%) Stata
Business Applications
1 35 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (0.89%) Oracle Financials
3 22 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
4 21 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 18 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
6 17 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
6 17 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
7 14 (0.36%) Oracle HRMS
7 14 (0.36%) Oracle Retail
7 14 (0.36%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 13 (0.34%) Oracle iProcurement
8 13 (0.34%) thinkFolio
9 11 (0.29%) SAP BPC
10 10 (0.26%) Markit EDM
10 10 (0.26%) Oracle 11i
10 10 (0.26%) SAP FI
11 9 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
11 9 (0.23%) Workday HCM
12 8 (0.21%) NetSuite
12 8 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 83 (2.16%) SaaS
2 76 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 72 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
4 60 (1.56%) Office 365
5 19 (0.49%) GitHub
5 19 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
5 19 (0.49%) Yammer
6 17 (0.44%) IaaS
7 16 (0.42%) PaaS
8 9 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (0.21%) Google Compute Engine
9 8 (0.21%) Mimecast
10 7 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (0.18%) Google Analytics
10 7 (0.18%) IBM Cloud
11 6 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (0.16%) Bluemix
11 6 (0.16%) Force.com
12 4 (0.10%) G Suite
12 4 (0.10%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 162 (4.22%) Firewall
2 130 (3.39%) Internet
3 119 (3.10%) Intranet
4 82 (2.14%) DNS
5 79 (2.06%) WAN
6 73 (1.90%) TCP/IP
7 64 (1.67%) LAN
8 49 (1.28%) DHCP
9 44 (1.15%) Network Security
9 44 (1.15%) VPN
10 39 (1.02%) HTTP
10 39 (1.02%) SAN
11 37 (0.96%) Intrusion Detection
12 33 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
12 33 (0.86%) SSL
13 30 (0.78%) BGP
13 30 (0.78%) Skype
14 28 (0.73%) FTP
15 26 (0.68%) OSPF
16 25 (0.65%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 764 (19.90%) SQL Server
2 284 (7.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 214 (5.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 152 (3.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 147 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
6 126 (3.28%) Relational Database
7 115 (3.00%) Big Data
8 103 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
9 100 (2.60%) SQL Server 2014
10 87 (2.27%) NoSQL
11 74 (1.93%) Oracle Database
12 70 (1.82%) MySQL
13 69 (1.80%) Power BI
13 69 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
14 67 (1.75%) Hadoop
15 50 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
16 46 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
16 46 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
17 45 (1.17%) MongoDB
18 41 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 169 (4.40%) JIRA
2 143 (3.72%) Maven
3 133 (3.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 116 (3.02%) Visual Studio
5 89 (2.32%) Jenkins
6 77 (2.01%) JUnit
6 77 (2.01%) NUnit
7 71 (1.85%) Gradle
8 67 (1.75%) Selenium
9 53 (1.38%) Git (software)
10 48 (1.25%) Subversion
11 45 (1.17%) MSTest
12 28 (0.73%) Ant
13 21 (0.55%) Moq
14 18 (0.47%) TeamCity
15 17 (0.44%) Redmine
16 15 (0.39%) Mockito
17 14 (0.36%) Eclipse
18 12 (0.31%) Jasmine
19 11 (0.29%) FishEye
General
1 1111 (28.94%) Banking
2 360 (9.38%) Front Office
3 245 (6.38%) Investment Banking
4 153 (3.99%) Financial Institution
5 151 (3.93%) Back Office
6 149 (3.88%) Legal
7 136 (3.54%) Marketing
8 133 (3.46%) Retail
9 118 (3.07%) Advertising
10 85 (2.21%) Law
11 65 (1.69%) Telecoms
12 34 (0.89%) Billing
13 28 (0.73%) French Language
13 28 (0.73%) Games
14 25 (0.65%) Manufacturing
14 25 (0.65%) Publishing
15 24 (0.63%) Electronics
16 13 (0.34%) Private Banking
16 13 (0.34%) Spanish Language
17 9 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1418 (36.94%) Developer
2 800 (20.84%) Analyst
3 496 (12.92%) Java Developer
4 454 (11.83%) Senior Developer
5 372 (9.69%) C# Developer
6 296 (7.71%) .NET Developer
7 270 (7.03%) Business Analyst
8 244 (6.36%) Senior Java Developer
9 228 (5.94%) C# .NET Developer
10 190 (4.95%) SQL Developer
11 168 (4.38%) Project Manager
12 157 (4.09%) Consultant
13 150 (3.91%) Architect
14 146 (3.80%) Junior
15 141 (3.67%) Applications Support
15 141 (3.67%) Support Analyst
16 136 (3.54%) Front Office Developer
17 125 (3.26%) Senior C# Developer
18 101 (2.63%) Junior Developer
19 100 (2.60%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 524 (13.65%) .NET
2 412 (10.73%) HTML
3 315 (8.21%) CSS
4 308 (8.02%) AngularJS
5 276 (7.19%) XML
6 263 (6.85%) ASP.NET
7 228 (5.94%) Web Services
8 208 (5.42%) HTML5
9 179 (4.66%) ASP.NET MVC
10 140 (3.65%) .NET Framework
11 133 (3.46%) Spring
12 131 (3.41%) jQuery
13 123 (3.20%) FIX Protocol
14 118 (3.07%) CSS3
15 114 (2.97%) J2SE
16 112 (2.92%) Entity Framework
17 108 (2.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 106 (2.76%) WCF
19 94 (2.45%) Hibernate
20 92 (2.40%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 380 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
2 338 (8.80%) Fintech
3 295 (7.68%) Computer Science
4 173 (4.51%) User Experience
5 148 (3.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 143 (3.72%) Management Information System
7 119 (3.10%) Derivative
8 113 (2.94%) Equities
9 103 (2.68%) Fixed Income
10 93 (2.42%) Hedge funds
11 71 (1.85%) Data Centre
12 64 (1.67%) Market Risk
13 58 (1.51%) SWIFT
14 55 (1.43%) Algorithms
15 53 (1.38%) Credit Risk
16 37 (0.96%) Clustering
17 35 (0.91%) Data Structures
18 27 (0.70%) Client/Server
18 27 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
19 26 (0.68%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 471 (12.27%) Linux
2 458 (11.93%) Windows
3 291 (7.58%) Unix
4 156 (4.06%) Windows Server
5 100 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 86 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 70 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 62 (1.62%) Windows 7
9 40 (1.04%) Windows 10
10 35 (0.91%) Solaris
11 32 (0.83%) Android
12 22 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
13 20 (0.52%) Apple iOS
13 20 (0.52%) CentOS
14 15 (0.39%) Windows 8
15 7 (0.18%) AIX
15 7 (0.18%) SUSE
16 4 (0.10%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.10%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 893 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
2 348 (9.06%) Project Management
3 334 (8.70%) ITIL
4 332 (8.65%) SDLC
5 323 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
6 319 (8.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 253 (6.59%) OO
8 247 (6.43%) Mathematics
9 237 (6.17%) MVC
10 231 (6.02%) Business Analysis
11 220 (5.73%) Web Development
12 216 (5.63%) TDD
13 214 (5.57%) Scrum
14 200 (5.21%) OOD
15 197 (5.13%) Analytics
16 195 (5.08%) Multithreading
17 190 (4.95%) Mentoring
18 185 (4.82%) CRM
18 185 (4.82%) Low Latency
19 171 (4.45%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1145 (29.83%) SQL
2 850 (22.14%) Java
3 639 (16.64%) C#
4 566 (14.74%) JavaScript
5 308 (8.02%) Python
6 225 (5.86%) C++
7 146 (3.80%) T-SQL
8 109 (2.84%) PowerShell
9 102 (2.66%) Scala
10 96 (2.50%) Perl
11 94 (2.45%) C
12 91 (2.37%) XPath
13 63 (1.64%) PHP
14 61 (1.59%) VBA
15 58 (1.51%) Shell Script
16 52 (1.35%) Bash Shell
17 47 (1.22%) VB
18 45 (1.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 44 (1.15%) PL/SQL
20 39 (1.02%) R
Qualifications
1 551 (14.35%) Degree
2 76 (1.98%) ISEB
3 72 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
4 66 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 58 (1.51%) PMP
6 53 (1.38%) CISA
7 48 (1.25%) CISSP
8 44 (1.15%) CCNP
9 41 (1.07%) CCNA
10 38 (0.99%) PMI Certification
11 35 (0.91%) PhD
12 32 (0.83%) CISM
13 31 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
14 28 (0.73%) ISTQB
15 27 (0.70%) MCSE
16 26 (0.68%) ACCA
17 25 (0.65%) PCI QSA
18 23 (0.60%) CRISC
19 21 (0.55%) CIMA
20 17 (0.44%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 265 (6.90%) QA
2 71 (1.85%) MiFID
3 66 (1.72%) PMO
4 65 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 50 (1.30%) Data Quality
6 46 (1.20%) COBIT
7 40 (1.04%) SLA
8 36 (0.94%) PCI DSS
9 30 (0.78%) EMIR
9 30 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 25 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 20 (0.52%) IFRS
11 20 (0.52%) IFRS 9
12 16 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
13 15 (0.39%) GDPR
14 5 (0.13%) Basel II
15 4 (0.10%) FATCA
15 4 (0.10%) P3O
16 3 (0.078%) SDET
16 3 (0.078%) SEPA
System Software
1 183 (4.77%) Active Directory
2 84 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (1.12%) Docker
4 36 (0.94%) XenApp
5 33 (0.86%) vSphere
6 31 (0.81%) Hyper-V
7 24 (0.63%) XenDesktop
8 23 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
9 21 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
10 19 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
11 15 (0.39%) VMware ESX
12 13 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
13 10 (0.26%) XenServer
14 9 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 7 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 7 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 5 (0.13%) HDFS
16 5 (0.13%) NFS
17 3 (0.078%) Oracle RAC
18 2 (0.052%) KVM
Systems Management
1 78 (2.03%) Puppet
2 52 (1.35%) SCCM
3 40 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (0.99%) Ansible
5 30 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
6 23 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
7 21 (0.55%) SCOM
8 19 (0.49%) WSUS
9 17 (0.44%) Control-M
9 17 (0.44%) Nagios
10 11 (0.29%) Cisco UCCX
10 11 (0.29%) FortiGate
11 9 (0.23%) ITRS Geneos
11 9 (0.23%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 8 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
13 7 (0.18%) Backup Exec
14 6 (0.16%) Host Intrusion Detection System
14 6 (0.16%) Oracle ZFS
15 5 (0.13%) Data Guard
15 5 (0.13%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 556 (14.48%) Microsoft
2 409 (10.65%) Oracle
3 147 (3.83%) Cisco
4 144 (3.75%) VMware
5 107 (2.79%) SAP
6 91 (2.37%) Citrix
7 85 (2.21%) HP
8 81 (2.11%) Sybase
9 72 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
10 57 (1.48%) Red Hat
11 55 (1.43%) Bloomberg
12 51 (1.33%) Cognos
12 51 (1.33%) Siebel
13 48 (1.25%) TIBCO
14 47 (1.22%) Tableau
15 43 (1.12%) Hyperion
16 34 (0.89%) Google
16 34 (0.89%) Juniper
16 34 (0.89%) PeopleSoft
16 34 (0.89%) Reuters
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £90000 - £110000 Per Annum 25 days Holiday, Pension Scheme, free lunch
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 75,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £550000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Equity, Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + pension + private healthcare
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + a generous benefits package
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + shares
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus large package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + plus large package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + be - 50% bonus, pens, 28 days hol
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Great Benefits Package!
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago