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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 2254 3474 4085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.90% 35.67% 34.05%
As % of the General category 60.79% 58.92% 58.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2069 2996 3405
Median salary £62,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,684
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
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
3708 5896 6982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 60.70% 60.55% 58.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3404 5020 5714
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £87,500
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 August 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 27 August 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 1313 (27.88%) SQL
2 1172 (24.88%) Banking
3 1139 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
4 876 (18.60%) Java
5 745 (15.82%) Degree
6 707 (15.01%) SQL Server
7 630 (13.38%) C#
8 624 (13.25%) Microsoft
9 601 (12.76%) .NET
10 576 (12.23%) Windows
11 567 (12.04%) JavaScript
12 551 (11.70%) Linux
13 534 (11.34%) Oracle
14 509 (10.81%) Project Management
15 507 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
16 451 (9.58%) HTML
17 428 (9.09%) ITIL
18 417 (8.85%) Stakeholder Management
19 411 (8.73%) CSS
20 403 (8.56%) Python
21 391 (8.30%) Unix
22 380 (8.07%) Computer Science
23 371 (7.88%) MS Excel
24 361 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
25 355 (7.54%) Front Office
25 355 (7.54%) SDLC
26 332 (7.05%) Scrum
27 330 (7.01%) Asset Management
28 329 (6.99%) TDD
29 324 (6.88%) 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
1 122 (2.59%) IIS
2 115 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 105 (2.23%) WebSphere
4 83 (1.76%) CMS
5 80 (1.70%) Apache
5 80 (1.70%) MS Exchange
6 65 (1.38%) Tomcat
7 51 (1.08%) Confluence
8 47 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
9 43 (0.91%) SAS
10 42 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
11 28 (0.59%) Apache Spark
12 26 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
13 23 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
13 23 (0.49%) Oracle Coherence
14 22 (0.47%) Skype for Business
15 19 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 18 (0.38%) JBoss
16 18 (0.38%) nginx
17 17 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 371 (7.88%) MS Excel
2 231 (4.90%) MS Office
3 84 (1.78%) MS Visio
4 78 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 60 (1.27%) MS Project
6 8 (0.17%) Photoshop
7 7 (0.15%) SPSS
8 6 (0.13%) GIMP
9 5 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.085%) Stata
11 3 (0.064%) Mathematica
12 2 (0.042%) Adobe Illustrator
12 2 (0.042%) InDesign
13 1 (0.021%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.021%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 68 (1.44%) Oracle Financials
2 59 (1.25%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 54 (1.15%) Oracle Retail
4 44 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
5 33 (0.70%) Hyperion Planning
6 30 (0.64%) Markit EDM
6 30 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
7 24 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 24 (0.51%) thinkFolio
8 18 (0.38%) SAP FI
9 14 (0.30%) HFM
9 14 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
9 14 (0.30%) Summit
9 14 (0.30%) VisionPLUS
10 12 (0.25%) Cognos TM1
10 12 (0.25%) MetaTrader
11 11 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
11 11 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 11 (0.23%) Siebel Analytics
12 10 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 156 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
2 99 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 81 (1.72%) SaaS
4 43 (0.91%) Office 365
5 39 (0.83%) PaaS
6 30 (0.64%) IaaS
7 25 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
8 21 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
9 18 (0.38%) Google Compute Engine
10 15 (0.32%) OpenShift
11 14 (0.30%) Amazon S3
11 14 (0.30%) GitHub
11 14 (0.30%) Taleo
12 12 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
13 11 (0.23%) Force.com
14 7 (0.15%) OneDrive
15 6 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
16 5 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 5 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
16 5 (0.11%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 126 (2.68%) Firewall
2 99 (2.10%) Internet
3 97 (2.06%) LAN
4 80 (1.70%) DNS
4 80 (1.70%) TCP/IP
4 80 (1.70%) WAN
5 60 (1.27%) Intranet
6 57 (1.21%) SAN
7 45 (0.96%) Network Security
8 42 (0.89%) VPN
9 40 (0.85%) DHCP
9 40 (0.85%) HTTP
10 34 (0.72%) Multicast
11 31 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
11 31 (0.66%) VoIP
12 29 (0.62%) BGP
13 28 (0.59%) VLAN
14 26 (0.55%) HTTPS
15 25 (0.53%) EIGRP
15 25 (0.53%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 707 (15.01%) SQL Server
2 237 (5.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 231 (4.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 224 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
5 163 (3.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 150 (3.18%) Big Data
7 143 (3.04%) Relational Database
8 128 (2.72%) Oracle Database
9 120 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
10 118 (2.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 114 (2.42%) NoSQL
12 91 (1.93%) MySQL
13 90 (1.91%) SQL Server 2014
14 84 (1.78%) Hadoop
15 78 (1.66%) BusinessObjects
16 75 (1.59%) MongoDB
17 69 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
18 57 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
19 47 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
20 45 (0.96%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 192 (4.08%) JIRA
2 141 (2.99%) Git (software)
3 128 (2.72%) JUnit
4 127 (2.70%) Maven
5 94 (2.00%) Jenkins
6 83 (1.76%) Selenium
7 75 (1.59%) Visual Studio
8 62 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
9 58 (1.23%) Cucumber
10 55 (1.17%) Gradle
11 46 (0.98%) TeamCity
12 44 (0.93%) NUnit
13 35 (0.74%) Subversion
14 28 (0.59%) Mockito
14 28 (0.59%) SpecFlow
15 27 (0.57%) MSTest
16 25 (0.53%) SoapUI
17 22 (0.47%) WebDriver
18 19 (0.40%) JMeter
18 19 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1172 (24.88%) Banking
2 355 (7.54%) Front Office
3 257 (5.46%) Investment Banking
4 242 (5.14%) Retail
5 237 (5.03%) Telecoms
6 210 (4.46%) Marketing
7 173 (3.67%) Back Office
8 165 (3.50%) Advertising
9 162 (3.44%) Financial Institution
9 162 (3.44%) Law
10 122 (2.59%) Legal
11 44 (0.93%) Billing
12 42 (0.89%) Publishing
13 38 (0.81%) French Language
14 36 (0.76%) Games
15 28 (0.59%) Manufacturing
16 24 (0.51%) Electronics
16 24 (0.51%) Retail Banking
17 21 (0.45%) German Language
18 9 (0.19%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 1455 (30.89%) Developer
2 954 (20.25%) Analyst
3 408 (8.66%) Java Developer
4 394 (8.37%) Business Analyst
5 305 (6.48%) Senior Developer
6 288 (6.11%) C# Developer
7 265 (5.63%) Project Manager
8 237 (5.03%) Architect
9 232 (4.93%) Consultant
10 216 (4.59%) .NET Developer
11 210 (4.46%) Applications Support
12 179 (3.80%) SQL Developer
13 177 (3.76%) Support Analyst
14 163 (3.46%) C# .NET Developer
15 130 (2.76%) Junior
16 127 (2.70%) JavaScript Developer
17 126 (2.68%) IT Manager
18 125 (2.65%) Senior Java Developer
19 117 (2.48%) Financial Analyst
20 105 (2.23%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 601 (12.76%) .NET
2 451 (9.58%) HTML
3 411 (8.73%) CSS
4 293 (6.22%) Web Services
5 292 (6.20%) AngularJS
6 270 (5.73%) ASP.NET
7 233 (4.95%) XML
8 227 (4.82%) HTML5
9 185 (3.93%) jQuery
10 166 (3.52%) Spring
11 158 (3.35%) CSS3
12 119 (2.53%) FIX Protocol
13 112 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
14 98 (2.08%) .NET Framework
15 86 (1.83%) J2EE
16 84 (1.78%) REST
17 75 (1.59%) Hibernate
18 73 (1.55%) ASP.NET Web API
19 70 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 69 (1.46%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 507 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
2 380 (8.07%) Computer Science
3 313 (6.65%) Fintech
4 255 (5.41%) Mathematics
5 227 (4.82%) Derivative
6 186 (3.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 177 (3.76%) Fixed Income
8 165 (3.50%) Management Information System
9 157 (3.33%) Equities
10 147 (3.12%) Hedge funds
11 117 (2.48%) User Experience
12 106 (2.25%) Data Centre
13 75 (1.59%) Visualisation
14 70 (1.49%) Mobile App
15 66 (1.40%) Algorithms
16 64 (1.36%) Clustering
17 54 (1.15%) Statistics
18 51 (1.08%) Economics
19 46 (0.98%) SWIFT
20 44 (0.93%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 576 (12.23%) Windows
2 551 (11.70%) Linux
3 391 (8.30%) Unix
4 168 (3.57%) Windows Server
5 80 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 70 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 56 (1.19%) Windows 7
8 53 (1.13%) Android
9 50 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 41 (0.87%) Apple iOS
11 36 (0.76%) Solaris
12 25 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
13 24 (0.51%) Windows 10
14 22 (0.47%) CentOS
15 11 (0.23%) Windows 8
15 11 (0.23%) Windows XP
16 9 (0.19%) Debian
16 9 (0.19%) Mac OS X
16 9 (0.19%) Ubuntu
17 7 (0.15%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1139 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
2 509 (10.81%) Project Management
3 428 (9.09%) ITIL
4 417 (8.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 361 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
6 355 (7.54%) SDLC
7 332 (7.05%) Scrum
8 330 (7.01%) Asset Management
9 329 (6.99%) TDD
10 324 (6.88%) Business Analysis
11 283 (6.01%) MVC
12 266 (5.65%) Investment Management
12 266 (5.65%) Multithreading
12 266 (5.65%) PRINCE2
13 260 (5.52%) OO
14 243 (5.16%) CRM
15 233 (4.95%) Risk Management
16 232 (4.93%) Analytics
17 218 (4.63%) Software Engineering
18 204 (4.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1313 (27.88%) SQL
2 876 (18.60%) Java
3 630 (13.38%) C#
4 567 (12.04%) JavaScript
5 403 (8.56%) Python
6 308 (6.54%) C++
7 196 (4.16%) T-SQL
8 154 (3.27%) PL/SQL
9 130 (2.76%) PowerShell
10 127 (2.70%) C
11 125 (2.65%) VBA
12 120 (2.55%) Perl
13 97 (2.06%) Bash Shell
14 93 (1.97%) VB
15 84 (1.78%) Scala
16 74 (1.57%) PHP
17 71 (1.51%) Ruby
18 68 (1.44%) Shell Script
19 43 (0.91%) XPath
20 34 (0.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 745 (15.82%) Degree
2 85 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
3 78 (1.66%) CISSP
4 76 (1.61%) PMP
5 75 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 66 (1.40%) PMI Certification
7 65 (1.38%) ACCA
7 65 (1.38%) CISA
7 65 (1.38%) ISEB
8 59 (1.25%) CCNP
9 56 (1.19%) MCSE
10 51 (1.08%) CIMA
11 47 (1.00%) CISM
12 34 (0.72%) CCNA
13 31 (0.66%) CRISC
13 31 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 29 (0.62%) PhD
15 25 (0.53%) Security Cleared
16 24 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
17 23 (0.49%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 288 (6.11%) QA
2 64 (1.36%) PCI DSS
3 63 (1.34%) SLA
4 46 (0.98%) Data Quality
5 41 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 38 (0.81%) MiFID
6 38 (0.81%) Solvency II
7 26 (0.55%) EMIR
7 26 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 21 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
9 19 (0.40%) COBIT
10 14 (0.30%) SEPA
11 7 (0.15%) SDET
12 5 (0.11%) FATCA
13 4 (0.085%) Basel II
13 4 (0.085%) HIPAA
13 4 (0.085%) P3O
14 3 (0.064%) COREP
14 3 (0.064%) ISO22301
15 2 (0.042%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 209 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 107 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (1.34%) Docker
4 34 (0.72%) Hyper-V
5 33 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
5 33 (0.70%) vSphere
6 29 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
7 26 (0.55%) XenApp
8 20 (0.42%) XenDesktop
9 14 (0.30%) VMware ESX
10 13 (0.28%) NFS
11 8 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
12 6 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
12 6 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (0.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 4 (0.085%) Corosync
14 4 (0.085%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.085%) vCloud
14 4 (0.085%) Virtual Servers
15 3 (0.064%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 81 (1.72%) Ansible
2 79 (1.68%) Puppet
3 63 (1.34%) Control-M
4 60 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
5 58 (1.23%) SCCM
6 36 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
7 32 (0.68%) Data Guard
8 23 (0.49%) Nagios
9 22 (0.47%) WSUS
10 20 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
11 14 (0.30%) HP SiteScope
12 13 (0.28%) SCOM
13 12 (0.25%) OpenView
14 10 (0.21%) BladeLogic
14 10 (0.21%) Cacti
15 9 (0.19%) ITRS Geneos
16 8 (0.17%) NetBackup
16 8 (0.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
17 7 (0.15%) Cisco UCCE
17 7 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 624 (13.25%) Microsoft
2 534 (11.34%) Oracle
3 196 (4.16%) Cisco
4 173 (3.67%) VMware
5 120 (2.55%) Citrix
6 109 (2.31%) Hyperion
7 99 (2.10%) SAP
8 91 (1.93%) HP
9 78 (1.66%) Bloomberg
10 74 (1.57%) Sybase
11 70 (1.49%) Tableau
12 66 (1.40%) PeopleSoft
13 63 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
14 61 (1.30%) Google
14 61 (1.30%) IBM
15 55 (1.17%) Informatica
15 55 (1.17%) Red Hat
16 54 (1.15%) ATG
16 54 (1.15%) Retek
17 53 (1.13%) CheckPoint
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + 28 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Remote Working
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 -£47,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £95,000, plus an impressive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £47,000 - £60,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £54,000 + Generous Package
Posted: 2 days ago