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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1904 2687 3647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.91% 39.77% 33.19%
As % of the General category 64.13% 64.53% 59.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1716 2374 3167
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £40,000 £38,157
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Finance
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
2969 4164 6161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.00% 61.62% 56.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2673 3703 5326
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 £37,500 £35,001
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £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 10 December 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in the City of London

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 1245 (30.15%) SQL
2 1136 (27.51%) Banking
3 916 (22.18%) Agile Software Development
4 783 (18.96%) Java
5 715 (17.31%) SQL Server
6 687 (16.63%) C#
7 601 (14.55%) Degree
8 571 (13.83%) JavaScript
9 567 (13.73%) .NET
10 554 (13.41%) Microsoft
11 517 (12.52%) Windows
12 508 (12.30%) Linux
13 483 (11.69%) HTML
14 468 (11.33%) Oracle
15 432 (10.46%) Project Management
16 409 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
17 401 (9.71%) CSS
18 375 (9.08%) ITIL
19 366 (8.86%) Python
20 364 (8.81%) Stakeholder Management
21 354 (8.57%) Front Office
22 338 (8.18%) SDLC
23 318 (7.70%) MS Excel
24 316 (7.65%) Computer Science
25 301 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
26 300 (7.26%) AngularJS
27 299 (7.24%) QA
28 292 (7.07%) Unix
29 283 (6.85%) Fintech
30 282 (6.83%) ASP.NET

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
1 105 (2.54%) CMS
2 77 (1.86%) Confluence
3 74 (1.79%) SharePoint
4 73 (1.77%) IIS
5 69 (1.67%) Apache
6 64 (1.55%) WebSphere
7 62 (1.50%) Apache Spark
8 56 (1.36%) Jetty
8 56 (1.36%) MS Exchange
9 41 (0.99%) SAS
10 24 (0.58%) Skype for Business
11 23 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
12 22 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
13 21 (0.51%) Tomcat
14 18 (0.44%) OpenStack
15 17 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 15 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
16 15 (0.36%) nginx
16 15 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
17 14 (0.34%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 318 (7.70%) MS Excel
2 221 (5.35%) MS Office
3 82 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 79 (1.91%) MS Visio
5 61 (1.48%) MS Project
6 9 (0.22%) SPSS
7 7 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.097%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.097%) Stata
9 3 (0.073%) GIMP
10 2 (0.048%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.048%) GNU Octave
11 1 (0.024%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.024%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.024%) InVision
Business Applications
1 49 (1.19%) Oracle Financials
2 38 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 31 (0.75%) Oracle Retail
3 31 (0.75%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 21 (0.51%) SAP FI
5 20 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
6 18 (0.44%) thinkFolio
7 17 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
7 17 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 16 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
9 15 (0.36%) Markit EDM
9 15 (0.36%) Oracle HRMS
10 13 (0.31%) Oracle iProcurement
11 12 (0.29%) Oracle 11i
12 10 (0.24%) SimCorp Dimension
13 9 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
13 9 (0.22%) SAP CO
13 9 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
14 8 (0.19%) Hyperion Planning
14 8 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 98 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
2 96 (2.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 60 (1.45%) SaaS
4 47 (1.14%) Office 365
5 32 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
6 28 (0.68%) IaaS
7 23 (0.56%) PaaS
8 22 (0.53%) Google Compute Engine
9 17 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
10 14 (0.34%) GitHub
11 9 (0.22%) Yammer
12 7 (0.17%) OpenShift
13 6 (0.15%) Amazon S3
13 6 (0.15%) IBM Cloud
14 5 (0.12%) Bluemix
15 4 (0.097%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 4 (0.097%) Azure Active Directory
15 4 (0.097%) Force.com
15 4 (0.097%) Google Analytics
15 4 (0.097%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 140 (3.39%) Firewall
2 123 (2.98%) Internet
3 105 (2.54%) Intranet
4 74 (1.79%) DNS
4 74 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 74 (1.79%) WAN
5 73 (1.77%) LAN
6 60 (1.45%) HTTP
7 44 (1.07%) VPN
8 43 (1.04%) HTTPS
9 40 (0.97%) SAN
10 36 (0.87%) DHCP
11 33 (0.80%) Network Security
12 32 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
13 25 (0.61%) BGP
13 25 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
14 24 (0.58%) VoIP
15 23 (0.56%) OSPF
16 22 (0.53%) SSL
17 20 (0.48%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 715 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 237 (5.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 200 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 148 (3.58%) Data Warehouse
5 128 (3.10%) Big Data
6 120 (2.91%) Relational Database
7 117 (2.83%) SQL Server 2014
8 115 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
9 112 (2.71%) NoSQL
10 103 (2.49%) Oracle Database
11 96 (2.32%) Hadoop
12 92 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 86 (2.08%) MySQL
13 86 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
14 59 (1.43%) MongoDB
15 55 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
16 53 (1.28%) Oracle BI EE
17 52 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
18 49 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
19 38 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 179 (4.33%) JIRA
2 127 (3.08%) Maven
3 116 (2.81%) Visual Studio
4 115 (2.78%) Jenkins
5 110 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
6 87 (2.11%) JUnit
7 85 (2.06%) NUnit
8 81 (1.96%) Git (software)
9 80 (1.94%) Selenium
10 54 (1.31%) Gradle
11 48 (1.16%) MSTest
12 26 (0.63%) TeamCity
13 24 (0.58%) Redmine
14 22 (0.53%) Cucumber
14 22 (0.53%) Subversion
15 21 (0.51%) Ant
16 19 (0.46%) FishEye
16 19 (0.46%) SoapUI
17 16 (0.39%) JMeter
17 16 (0.39%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1136 (27.51%) Banking
2 354 (8.57%) Front Office
3 244 (5.91%) Investment Banking
4 175 (4.24%) Retail
5 168 (4.07%) Financial Institution
6 144 (3.49%) Legal
7 138 (3.34%) Marketing
8 117 (2.83%) Back Office
9 116 (2.81%) Law
9 116 (2.81%) Telecoms
10 107 (2.59%) Advertising
11 49 (1.19%) Billing
12 31 (0.75%) French Language
13 29 (0.70%) Publishing
14 28 (0.68%) Games
15 19 (0.46%) Manufacturing
16 17 (0.41%) Electronics
17 16 (0.39%) Retail Banking
18 12 (0.29%) German Language
19 11 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1441 (34.89%) Developer
2 847 (20.51%) Analyst
3 470 (11.38%) Java Developer
4 407 (9.85%) Senior Developer
5 398 (9.64%) C# Developer
6 325 (7.87%) Business Analyst
7 287 (6.95%) .NET Developer
8 233 (5.64%) Project Manager
9 215 (5.21%) C# .NET Developer
9 215 (5.21%) SQL Developer
10 205 (4.96%) Senior Java Developer
11 180 (4.36%) Consultant
12 174 (4.21%) Applications Support
13 173 (4.19%) Architect
14 154 (3.73%) Support Analyst
15 153 (3.70%) Junior
16 123 (2.98%) Financial Analyst
17 122 (2.95%) Front Office Developer
18 119 (2.88%) ASP.NET Developer
19 116 (2.81%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 567 (13.73%) .NET
2 483 (11.69%) HTML
3 401 (9.71%) CSS
4 300 (7.26%) AngularJS
5 282 (6.83%) ASP.NET
6 273 (6.61%) Web Services
7 272 (6.59%) XML
8 238 (5.76%) HTML5
9 173 (4.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 155 (3.75%) CSS3
11 149 (3.61%) .NET Framework
12 128 (3.10%) jQuery
13 124 (3.00%) Spring
14 117 (2.83%) Entity Framework
15 110 (2.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 100 (2.42%) WCF
17 96 (2.32%) FIX Protocol
18 92 (2.23%) Hibernate
18 92 (2.23%) WPF
19 85 (2.06%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 409 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
2 316 (7.65%) Computer Science
3 283 (6.85%) Fintech
4 252 (6.10%) Mathematics
5 178 (4.31%) Derivative
6 159 (3.85%) Management Information System
7 154 (3.73%) User Experience
8 143 (3.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 133 (3.22%) Fixed Income
10 125 (3.03%) Equities
11 116 (2.81%) Hedge funds
12 87 (2.11%) Data Centre
13 73 (1.77%) Market Risk
14 65 (1.57%) Credit Risk
15 62 (1.50%) Visualisation
16 57 (1.38%) Statistics
17 55 (1.33%) Algorithms
18 54 (1.31%) SWIFT
19 52 (1.26%) Physics
20 50 (1.21%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 517 (12.52%) Windows
2 508 (12.30%) Linux
3 292 (7.07%) Unix
4 163 (3.95%) Windows Server
5 76 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 70 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 58 (1.40%) Windows 7
8 57 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 53 (1.28%) Android
10 36 (0.87%) Solaris
10 36 (0.87%) Windows 10
11 30 (0.73%) Apple iOS
12 28 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
13 22 (0.53%) CentOS
14 11 (0.27%) Windows 8
15 10 (0.24%) SUSE
16 8 (0.19%) Ubuntu
17 7 (0.17%) Debian
17 7 (0.17%) Mac OS X
18 6 (0.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 916 (22.18%) Agile Software Development
2 432 (10.46%) Project Management
3 375 (9.08%) ITIL
4 364 (8.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 338 (8.18%) SDLC
6 301 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
7 276 (6.68%) MVC
8 254 (6.15%) OO
9 247 (5.98%) Business Analysis
10 243 (5.88%) TDD
11 224 (5.42%) Asset Management
12 222 (5.38%) Analytics
13 221 (5.35%) Scrum
14 217 (5.25%) CRM
15 199 (4.82%) Multithreading
16 189 (4.58%) OOD
17 183 (4.43%) Risk Management
18 181 (4.38%) PRINCE2
19 172 (4.16%) Change Management
20 171 (4.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1245 (30.15%) SQL
2 783 (18.96%) Java
3 687 (16.63%) C#
4 571 (13.83%) JavaScript
5 366 (8.86%) Python
6 250 (6.05%) C++
7 174 (4.21%) T-SQL
8 140 (3.39%) PowerShell
9 110 (2.66%) Perl
10 106 (2.57%) Scala
11 104 (2.52%) C
12 92 (2.23%) PL/SQL
13 85 (2.06%) Bash Shell
14 79 (1.91%) VBA
15 72 (1.74%) XPath
16 65 (1.57%) PHP
17 60 (1.45%) VB
18 43 (1.04%) Ruby
19 42 (1.02%) Shell Script
20 38 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 601 (14.55%) Degree
2 72 (1.74%) PMP
3 67 (1.62%) ISEB
4 66 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
5 65 (1.57%) CISSP
6 64 (1.55%) CISA
7 62 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 61 (1.48%) PMI Certification
9 46 (1.11%) ACCA
10 41 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
11 40 (0.97%) CISM
12 38 (0.92%) CCNP
13 35 (0.85%) MCSE
14 34 (0.82%) CIMA
15 32 (0.77%) CCNA
16 31 (0.75%) CRISC
17 28 (0.68%) ISTQB
18 22 (0.53%) CIPFA
18 22 (0.53%) PCI QSA
19 19 (0.46%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 299 (7.24%) QA
2 63 (1.53%) Data Quality
3 60 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 58 (1.40%) MiFID
5 49 (1.19%) COBIT
6 44 (1.07%) PCI DSS
7 36 (0.87%) SLA
8 33 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 25 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 23 (0.56%) EMIR
11 20 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
12 8 (0.19%) Basel II
12 8 (0.19%) SDET
13 4 (0.097%) FATCA
13 4 (0.097%) HIPAA
14 3 (0.073%) P3O
14 3 (0.073%) SEPA
15 2 (0.048%) COREP
15 2 (0.048%) ISO27005
15 2 (0.048%) Solvency II
System Software
1 185 (4.48%) Active Directory
2 79 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (1.62%) Docker
4 28 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 27 (0.65%) vSphere
6 20 (0.48%) VMware ESX
6 20 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
8 17 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
9 15 (0.36%) XenApp
10 13 (0.31%) XenDesktop
11 11 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
13 9 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 9 (0.22%) NFS
14 6 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
15 5 (0.12%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 5 (0.12%) HDFS
15 5 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 5 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 78 (1.89%) Ansible
1 78 (1.89%) Puppet
2 55 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
3 52 (1.26%) SCCM
4 43 (1.04%) Control-M
5 31 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
6 25 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
7 17 (0.41%) Data Guard
7 17 (0.41%) WSUS
8 15 (0.36%) Nagios
9 14 (0.34%) HP SiteScope
10 13 (0.31%) Cisco UCCX
11 10 (0.24%) SCOM
12 9 (0.22%) Oracle ZFS
13 8 (0.19%) ITRS Geneos
14 7 (0.17%) Backup Exec
15 6 (0.15%) OpenView
16 5 (0.12%) Cisco UCCE
16 5 (0.12%) EMC VPLEX
16 5 (0.12%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 554 (13.41%) Microsoft
2 468 (11.33%) Oracle
3 161 (3.90%) Cisco
4 138 (3.34%) VMware
5 101 (2.45%) HP
6 100 (2.42%) SAP
7 92 (2.23%) Citrix
8 88 (2.13%) EPiServer
9 73 (1.77%) Sybase
9 73 (1.77%) Tableau
10 72 (1.74%) Bloomberg
11 63 (1.53%) Red Hat
12 62 (1.50%) Hyperion
13 57 (1.38%) Cognos
13 57 (1.38%) Google
14 56 (1.36%) Siebel
15 50 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
16 49 (1.19%) PeopleSoft
17 44 (1.07%) Reuters
18 39 (0.94%) IBM
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £66500 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £30000 - £30001 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Generous Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 - £80,000 + Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
MACQUARIE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + generous benefit
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Salary offered dependent on current
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago