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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 2367 3619 4660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.46% 34.93% 35.91%
As % of the General category 62.37% 59.88% 60.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2148 3091 3908
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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
3795 6044 7707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 60.07% 58.33% 59.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3449 5039 6407
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,950 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,577
% change year-on-year
- +3.26%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 1433 (28.34%) SQL
2 1288 (25.47%) Banking
3 1237 (24.47%) Agile Software Development
4 952 (18.83%) Java
5 829 (16.40%) Degree
6 737 (14.58%) Microsoft
7 721 (14.26%) SQL Server
8 651 (12.88%) .NET
9 638 (12.62%) C#
10 617 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
11 555 (10.98%) JavaScript
12 551 (10.90%) Oracle
13 548 (10.84%) Windows
14 541 (10.70%) Project Management
15 523 (10.34%) Linux
16 464 (9.18%) MS Excel
17 450 (8.90%) Stakeholder Management
18 443 (8.76%) ITIL
18 443 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
19 433 (8.56%) Unix
20 412 (8.15%) HTML
21 383 (7.58%) Computer Science
22 380 (7.52%) Asset Management
23 378 (7.48%) Front Office
24 375 (7.42%) Python
25 362 (7.16%) Scrum
26 361 (7.14%) TDD
27 356 (7.04%) CSS
28 350 (6.92%) SDLC
29 340 (6.72%) Business Analysis

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
1 134 (2.65%) SharePoint
2 122 (2.41%) IIS
3 110 (2.18%) WebSphere
4 92 (1.82%) MS Exchange
5 88 (1.74%) Apache
6 79 (1.56%) CMS
7 76 (1.50%) Tomcat
8 61 (1.21%) SAS
9 58 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
10 40 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
11 38 (0.75%) Apache Spark
11 38 (0.75%) JBoss
12 36 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
13 35 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
14 31 (0.61%) Confluence
15 21 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
16 20 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 20 (0.40%) Oracle Coherence
17 18 (0.36%) Skype for Business
17 18 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 464 (9.18%) MS Excel
2 257 (5.08%) MS Office
3 73 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 73 (1.44%) MS Visio
4 70 (1.38%) MS Project
5 13 (0.26%) Photoshop
6 12 (0.24%) SPSS
7 7 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.099%) GIMP
9 3 (0.059%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.059%) Mathematica
10 2 (0.040%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.040%) InDesign
11 1 (0.020%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.020%) GNU Octave
11 1 (0.020%) HipChat
11 1 (0.020%) Stata
Business Applications
1 51 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
2 49 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 43 (0.85%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 41 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
5 36 (0.71%) Oracle Retail
6 35 (0.69%) Hyperion Planning
7 34 (0.67%) Markit EDM
7 34 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 29 (0.57%) thinkFolio
9 23 (0.45%) HFM
10 17 (0.34%) VisionPLUS
11 16 (0.32%) MetaTrader
11 16 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
11 16 (0.32%) Siebel Analytics
12 15 (0.30%) Summit
13 14 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
13 14 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
14 13 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
15 11 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
15 11 (0.22%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 138 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
2 109 (2.16%) SaaS
3 91 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 45 (0.89%) Office 365
5 41 (0.81%) PaaS
6 25 (0.49%) IaaS
7 18 (0.36%) GitHub
8 16 (0.32%) Force.com
8 16 (0.32%) OpenShift
9 14 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
9 14 (0.28%) Taleo
10 13 (0.26%) Amazon S3
10 13 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (0.14%) Google Analytics
12 6 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
12 6 (0.12%) OneDrive
13 5 (0.099%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 5 (0.099%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.099%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 138 (2.73%) Firewall
2 107 (2.12%) LAN
3 96 (1.90%) WAN
4 90 (1.78%) Internet
5 85 (1.68%) TCP/IP
6 84 (1.66%) DNS
7 71 (1.40%) Network Security
8 60 (1.19%) SAN
9 55 (1.09%) Intranet
10 42 (0.83%) VPN
11 41 (0.81%) BGP
12 39 (0.77%) DHCP
12 39 (0.77%) VoIP
13 36 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
14 35 (0.69%) Multicast
14 35 (0.69%) OSPF
15 33 (0.65%) HTTP
15 33 (0.65%) LDAP
16 28 (0.55%) EIGRP
17 26 (0.51%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 721 (14.26%) SQL Server
2 294 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
3 293 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 280 (5.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 189 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 176 (3.48%) Relational Database
7 170 (3.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 160 (3.16%) Big Data
9 127 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
10 120 (2.37%) Oracle Database
11 113 (2.23%) MySQL
12 92 (1.82%) Hadoop
13 88 (1.74%) BusinessObjects
13 88 (1.74%) NoSQL
14 81 (1.60%) QlikView
15 77 (1.52%) MongoDB
16 71 (1.40%) SQL Server 2014
17 67 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
18 63 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
19 60 (1.19%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 177 (3.50%) JIRA
2 144 (2.85%) JUnit
3 139 (2.75%) Git (software)
4 115 (2.27%) Maven
5 77 (1.52%) Selenium
6 72 (1.42%) Visual Studio
7 70 (1.38%) Jenkins
7 70 (1.38%) NUnit
8 66 (1.31%) Cucumber
8 66 (1.31%) Subversion
9 57 (1.13%) Gradle
10 54 (1.07%) MSTest
11 50 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
12 44 (0.87%) Moq
12 44 (0.87%) Rhino Mocks
13 43 (0.85%) TeamCity
14 34 (0.67%) Mockito
15 29 (0.57%) SpecFlow
16 28 (0.55%) Jasmine
17 27 (0.53%) WebDriver
General
1 1288 (25.47%) Banking
2 378 (7.48%) Front Office
3 295 (5.83%) Investment Banking
4 292 (5.78%) Marketing
5 284 (5.62%) Retail
6 267 (5.28%) Telecoms
7 204 (4.03%) Advertising
8 198 (3.92%) Back Office
9 179 (3.54%) Law
10 139 (2.75%) Financial Institution
11 125 (2.47%) Legal
12 46 (0.91%) Manufacturing
13 45 (0.89%) Games
14 44 (0.87%) Retail Banking
15 42 (0.83%) Publishing
16 40 (0.79%) Billing
17 34 (0.67%) Electronics
18 32 (0.63%) German Language
19 31 (0.61%) French Language
20 13 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1527 (30.20%) Developer
2 1020 (20.17%) Analyst
3 410 (8.11%) Business Analyst
4 393 (7.77%) Java Developer
5 310 (6.13%) Senior Developer
6 302 (5.97%) C# Developer
7 266 (5.26%) Project Manager
8 262 (5.18%) Architect
9 259 (5.12%) Consultant
10 235 (4.65%) .NET Developer
11 192 (3.80%) Applications Support
12 188 (3.72%) C# .NET Developer
13 185 (3.66%) SQL Developer
14 179 (3.54%) Support Analyst
15 136 (2.69%) Financial Analyst
16 128 (2.53%) JavaScript Developer
17 126 (2.49%) IT Manager
18 114 (2.25%) Junior
19 113 (2.23%) SQL Analyst
20 111 (2.20%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 651 (12.88%) .NET
2 412 (8.15%) HTML
3 356 (7.04%) CSS
4 294 (5.81%) ASP.NET
5 266 (5.26%) Web Services
6 229 (4.53%) XML
7 228 (4.51%) AngularJS
8 212 (4.19%) jQuery
9 200 (3.96%) HTML5
10 182 (3.60%) Spring
11 141 (2.79%) ASP.NET MVC
12 139 (2.75%) .NET Framework
13 138 (2.73%) FIX Protocol
14 121 (2.39%) CSS3
15 120 (2.37%) J2EE
16 86 (1.70%) Hibernate
17 79 (1.56%) J2SE
18 76 (1.50%) WCF
19 73 (1.44%) Node.js
20 71 (1.40%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 617 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 383 (7.58%) Computer Science
3 332 (6.57%) Fintech
4 263 (5.20%) Derivative
4 263 (5.20%) Mathematics
5 227 (4.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 210 (4.15%) Fixed Income
7 191 (3.78%) Management Information System
8 163 (3.22%) Equities
9 154 (3.05%) Hedge funds
10 104 (2.06%) User Experience
11 103 (2.04%) Data Centre
12 76 (1.50%) Visualisation
13 72 (1.42%) Clustering
13 72 (1.42%) Mobile App
14 66 (1.31%) Statistics
15 65 (1.29%) SWIFT
16 63 (1.25%) Algorithms
17 58 (1.15%) Data Structures
18 54 (1.07%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 548 (10.84%) Windows
2 523 (10.34%) Linux
3 433 (8.56%) Unix
4 168 (3.32%) Windows Server
5 81 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 79 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 68 (1.34%) Windows 7
8 49 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 46 (0.91%) Android
10 36 (0.71%) Apple iOS
11 35 (0.69%) Solaris
12 28 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
13 19 (0.38%) CentOS
14 18 (0.36%) Windows 10
15 15 (0.30%) Windows 8
16 10 (0.20%) Windows XP
17 8 (0.16%) AIX
18 7 (0.14%) Debian
18 7 (0.14%) VMS
19 6 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1237 (24.47%) Agile Software Development
2 541 (10.70%) Project Management
3 450 (8.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 443 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
4 443 (8.76%) ITIL
5 380 (7.52%) Asset Management
6 362 (7.16%) Scrum
7 361 (7.14%) TDD
8 350 (6.92%) SDLC
9 340 (6.72%) Business Analysis
10 317 (6.27%) MVC
11 308 (6.09%) Multithreading
12 290 (5.74%) Investment Management
13 285 (5.64%) PRINCE2
14 261 (5.16%) Analytics
14 261 (5.16%) Risk Management
15 249 (4.92%) OO
16 240 (4.75%) Data Management
17 239 (4.73%) Software Engineering
18 234 (4.63%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1433 (28.34%) SQL
2 952 (18.83%) Java
3 638 (12.62%) C#
4 555 (10.98%) JavaScript
5 375 (7.42%) Python
6 321 (6.35%) C++
7 200 (3.96%) T-SQL
8 144 (2.85%) C
9 141 (2.79%) PL/SQL
10 130 (2.57%) Perl
11 118 (2.33%) VBA
12 109 (2.16%) PowerShell
13 100 (1.98%) Bash Shell
14 95 (1.88%) PHP
15 94 (1.86%) Ruby
16 91 (1.80%) VB
17 69 (1.36%) Scala
18 64 (1.27%) Shell Script
19 52 (1.03%) R
20 34 (0.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 829 (16.40%) Degree
2 114 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
3 93 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 86 (1.70%) PMI Certification
5 82 (1.62%) ISEB
6 78 (1.54%) CCNP
7 77 (1.52%) CISSP
8 71 (1.40%) PMP
9 60 (1.19%) ACCA
10 59 (1.17%) CISA
11 58 (1.15%) MCSE
12 51 (1.01%) CIMA
13 46 (0.91%) CISM
14 42 (0.83%) CCNA
15 37 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 36 (0.71%) PhD
17 33 (0.65%) ISTQB
18 31 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 31 (0.61%) Security Cleared
19 29 (0.57%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 290 (5.74%) QA
2 90 (1.78%) SLA
3 73 (1.44%) Data Quality
4 65 (1.29%) Solvency II
5 50 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 35 (0.69%) PCI DSS
7 33 (0.65%) MiFID
8 32 (0.63%) EMIR
9 25 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 22 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
11 21 (0.42%) COBIT
12 18 (0.36%) SEPA
13 10 (0.20%) P3O
14 9 (0.18%) ISO27002
15 7 (0.14%) CRD IV
15 7 (0.14%) SDET
16 6 (0.12%) COREP
17 5 (0.099%) Basel III
18 4 (0.079%) FATCA
18 4 (0.079%) ISO22301
System Software
1 222 (4.39%) Active Directory
2 107 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (0.87%) Docker
4 42 (0.83%) XenApp
5 36 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
6 31 (0.61%) Hyper-V
6 31 (0.61%) vSphere
7 27 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
7 27 (0.53%) XenDesktop
8 15 (0.30%) NFS
9 14 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
9 14 (0.28%) VMware ESX
10 10 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
11 9 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
12 7 (0.14%) Snort
13 6 (0.12%) Corosync
13 6 (0.12%) Xen
14 4 (0.079%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.079%) Terminal Services
14 4 (0.079%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 84 (1.66%) Puppet
2 71 (1.40%) SCCM
3 54 (1.07%) Ansible
4 52 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
5 49 (0.97%) Control-M
6 47 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
7 27 (0.53%) Data Guard
8 25 (0.49%) Nagios
9 22 (0.44%) SCOM
10 17 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
11 13 (0.26%) WSUS
12 12 (0.24%) BladeLogic
12 12 (0.24%) NetBackup
13 11 (0.22%) Cacti
13 11 (0.22%) OpenView
13 11 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 10 (0.20%) EnCase
14 10 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
15 9 (0.18%) Graphite
15 9 (0.18%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 737 (14.58%) Microsoft
2 551 (10.90%) Oracle
3 196 (3.88%) Cisco
4 181 (3.58%) VMware
5 135 (2.67%) SAP
6 121 (2.39%) Citrix
7 103 (2.04%) Hyperion
8 95 (1.88%) Bloomberg
9 89 (1.76%) HP
10 72 (1.42%) IBM
10 72 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
11 69 (1.36%) Tableau
12 63 (1.25%) Informatica
13 56 (1.11%) CheckPoint
14 55 (1.09%) Red Hat
15 51 (1.01%) Sybase
16 50 (0.99%) PeopleSoft
17 46 (0.91%) Murex
17 46 (0.91%) Siebel
18 45 (0.89%) Reuters
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus great package
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £85000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £90,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 24 minutes ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 (depending on years of experience)
Posted: 34 minutes ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000- £95,000 (flexible for the right candidate and has an extremel
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £65,000 (flexible for the right candidate and has an extremel
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £47,000 to £50,000 per annum Great bens package, see spec
Posted: Yesterday