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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 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 1820 2561 3461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.25% 39.61% 33.81%
As % of the General category 63.79% 65.57% 59.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1661 2295 3011
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £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
2853 3906 5771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.83% 60.42% 56.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2589 3528 5008
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
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 20 January 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 20 January 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 1158 (29.79%) SQL
2 1133 (29.15%) Banking
3 855 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
4 775 (19.94%) Java
5 754 (19.40%) SQL Server
6 680 (17.49%) C#
7 560 (14.41%) JavaScript
8 543 (13.97%) Microsoft
9 541 (13.92%) .NET
10 538 (13.84%) Degree
11 461 (11.86%) Linux
12 460 (11.83%) Windows
13 442 (11.37%) HTML
14 426 (10.96%) Oracle
15 380 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
16 363 (9.34%) CSS
17 361 (9.29%) Project Management
18 358 (9.21%) ITIL
19 357 (9.18%) SDLC
20 354 (9.11%) Front Office
21 320 (8.23%) Stakeholder Management
22 310 (7.98%) Python
23 308 (7.92%) Computer Science
23 308 (7.92%) QA
24 305 (7.85%) MS Excel
25 298 (7.67%) AngularJS
26 297 (7.64%) ASP.NET
27 294 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
28 290 (7.46%) XML
29 286 (7.36%) Fintech

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
1 119 (3.06%) CMS
2 68 (1.75%) SharePoint
3 67 (1.72%) Jetty
4 64 (1.65%) MS Exchange
5 63 (1.62%) Confluence
6 59 (1.52%) IIS
7 58 (1.49%) Apache Spark
8 52 (1.34%) Apache
9 47 (1.21%) WebSphere
10 34 (0.87%) Skype for Business
11 33 (0.85%) SAS
12 25 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
13 23 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
14 22 (0.57%) OpenStack
15 21 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
16 17 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
17 14 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
18 13 (0.33%) IPython
19 11 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
19 11 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 305 (7.85%) MS Excel
2 192 (4.94%) MS Office
3 83 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 58 (1.49%) MS Visio
5 54 (1.39%) MS Project
6 8 (0.21%) SPSS
7 7 (0.18%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.077%) GNU Octave
9 3 (0.077%) Stata
10 2 (0.051%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.051%) GIMP
10 2 (0.051%) RoboHelp
11 1 (0.026%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.026%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.026%) InVision
Business Applications
1 38 (0.98%) Oracle Financials
2 29 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 21 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
4 20 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 19 (0.49%) Oracle Retail
5 19 (0.49%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 18 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
6 18 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
7 16 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
7 16 (0.41%) Oracle HRMS
7 16 (0.41%) SAP FI
8 14 (0.36%) Oracle iProcurement
9 12 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
10 11 (0.28%) thinkFolio
11 9 (0.23%) Bloomberg TOMS
11 9 (0.23%) Markit EDM
11 9 (0.23%) SAP BPC
11 9 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
12 8 (0.21%) SAP CO
12 8 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 80 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 71 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
3 69 (1.78%) SaaS
4 53 (1.36%) Office 365
5 24 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
6 20 (0.51%) GitHub
7 19 (0.49%) IaaS
8 16 (0.41%) Yammer
9 15 (0.39%) PaaS
10 14 (0.36%) Google Compute Engine
11 11 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (0.18%) IBM Cloud
12 7 (0.18%) OpenShift
13 6 (0.15%) Bluemix
13 6 (0.15%) Mimecast
14 5 (0.13%) Force.com
15 4 (0.10%) Adobe Analytics
15 4 (0.10%) AWS Lambda
15 4 (0.10%) Google Analytics
16 3 (0.077%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 155 (3.99%) Firewall
2 153 (3.94%) Internet
3 128 (3.29%) Intranet
4 75 (1.93%) DNS
4 75 (1.93%) WAN
5 68 (1.75%) TCP/IP
6 63 (1.62%) LAN
7 54 (1.39%) HTTP
8 45 (1.16%) DHCP
9 40 (1.03%) VPN
10 39 (1.00%) Network Security
11 36 (0.93%) HTTPS
12 35 (0.90%) SAN
13 34 (0.87%) Intrusion Detection
14 33 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
15 30 (0.77%) BGP
15 30 (0.77%) Skype
16 28 (0.72%) MPLS
17 26 (0.67%) OSPF
17 26 (0.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 754 (19.40%) SQL Server
2 273 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 193 (4.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 138 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
5 127 (3.27%) SQL Server 2014
6 120 (3.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 115 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
8 114 (2.93%) Big Data
9 111 (2.86%) Relational Database
10 94 (2.42%) NoSQL
11 84 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
12 79 (2.03%) Oracle Database
13 75 (1.93%) Hadoop
14 71 (1.83%) MySQL
15 55 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
16 51 (1.31%) Power BI
17 48 (1.23%) MongoDB
18 46 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
19 44 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
19 44 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 169 (4.35%) JIRA
2 137 (3.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 137 (3.52%) Visual Studio
3 125 (3.22%) Maven
4 90 (2.32%) Jenkins
5 86 (2.21%) NUnit
6 78 (2.01%) JUnit
7 75 (1.93%) Selenium
8 59 (1.52%) Gradle
9 55 (1.41%) Git (software)
10 48 (1.23%) MSTest
11 30 (0.77%) Subversion
12 24 (0.62%) Redmine
13 21 (0.54%) Ant
14 19 (0.49%) Moq
15 18 (0.46%) Cucumber
16 15 (0.39%) FishEye
16 15 (0.39%) TeamCity
17 14 (0.36%) Mercurial
18 12 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1133 (29.15%) Banking
2 354 (9.11%) Front Office
3 228 (5.87%) Investment Banking
4 155 (3.99%) Financial Institution
5 134 (3.45%) Legal
5 134 (3.45%) Retail
6 130 (3.34%) Marketing
7 119 (3.06%) Back Office
8 111 (2.86%) Advertising
9 102 (2.62%) Law
10 85 (2.19%) Telecoms
11 39 (1.00%) Billing
12 30 (0.77%) French Language
12 30 (0.77%) Games
13 25 (0.64%) Publishing
14 23 (0.59%) Manufacturing
15 20 (0.51%) Electronics
16 12 (0.31%) Spanish Language
17 11 (0.28%) Retail Banking
18 9 (0.23%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1385 (35.63%) Developer
2 818 (21.04%) Analyst
3 465 (11.96%) Java Developer
4 459 (11.81%) Senior Developer
5 385 (9.90%) C# Developer
6 303 (7.80%) .NET Developer
7 273 (7.02%) Business Analyst
8 230 (5.92%) Senior Java Developer
9 220 (5.66%) C# .NET Developer
10 193 (4.97%) SQL Developer
11 179 (4.61%) Project Manager
12 170 (4.37%) Consultant
13 161 (4.14%) Applications Support
14 155 (3.99%) Architect
15 153 (3.94%) Support Analyst
16 151 (3.88%) Junior
17 135 (3.47%) Front Office Developer
18 123 (3.16%) Senior C# Developer
19 122 (3.14%) ASP.NET Developer
20 113 (2.91%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 541 (13.92%) .NET
2 442 (11.37%) HTML
3 363 (9.34%) CSS
4 298 (7.67%) AngularJS
5 297 (7.64%) ASP.NET
6 290 (7.46%) XML
7 248 (6.38%) Web Services
8 220 (5.66%) HTML5
9 199 (5.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 156 (4.01%) .NET Framework
11 145 (3.73%) CSS3
12 131 (3.37%) Entity Framework
12 131 (3.37%) jQuery
13 128 (3.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 126 (3.24%) Spring
15 106 (2.73%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 104 (2.68%) XSLT
17 98 (2.52%) WCF
18 94 (2.42%) Apache Camel
19 93 (2.39%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 380 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
2 308 (7.92%) Computer Science
3 286 (7.36%) Fintech
4 221 (5.69%) Mathematics
5 180 (4.63%) User Experience
6 152 (3.91%) Derivative
6 152 (3.91%) Management Information System
7 150 (3.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 114 (2.93%) Fixed Income
9 109 (2.80%) Equities
10 99 (2.55%) Hedge funds
11 77 (1.98%) Market Risk
12 72 (1.85%) Data Centre
13 66 (1.70%) Visualisation
14 56 (1.44%) Credit Risk
15 55 (1.41%) SWIFT
16 54 (1.39%) Physics
17 51 (1.31%) Algorithms
18 47 (1.21%) Statistics
19 43 (1.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 461 (11.86%) Linux
2 460 (11.83%) Windows
3 264 (6.79%) Unix
4 145 (3.73%) Windows Server
5 94 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 77 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 64 (1.65%) Windows 7
8 56 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 45 (1.16%) Android
10 44 (1.13%) Windows 10
11 33 (0.85%) Solaris
12 28 (0.72%) Apple iOS
13 26 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
14 18 (0.46%) CentOS
15 13 (0.33%) Windows 8
16 9 (0.23%) SUSE
17 7 (0.18%) Mac OS X
18 6 (0.15%) Debian
19 5 (0.13%) AIX
19 5 (0.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 855 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
2 361 (9.29%) Project Management
3 358 (9.21%) ITIL
4 357 (9.18%) SDLC
5 320 (8.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 294 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
7 278 (7.15%) MVC
8 263 (6.77%) OO
9 221 (5.69%) Business Analysis
10 217 (5.58%) Analytics
11 214 (5.51%) Web Development
12 213 (5.48%) TDD
13 204 (5.25%) OOD
14 203 (5.22%) Scrum
15 189 (4.86%) CRM
16 185 (4.76%) Mentoring
17 177 (4.55%) Multithreading
18 176 (4.53%) Change Management
19 173 (4.45%) Asset Management
20 158 (4.06%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1158 (29.79%) SQL
2 775 (19.94%) Java
3 680 (17.49%) C#
4 560 (14.41%) JavaScript
5 310 (7.98%) Python
6 224 (5.76%) C++
7 144 (3.70%) T-SQL
8 116 (2.98%) PowerShell
9 102 (2.62%) XPath
10 94 (2.42%) Scala
11 93 (2.39%) C
12 88 (2.26%) Perl
13 72 (1.85%) VBA
14 69 (1.78%) Bash Shell
15 64 (1.65%) PL/SQL
16 62 (1.60%) PHP
17 53 (1.36%) VB
18 46 (1.18%) Shell Script
19 39 (1.00%) VBScript
20 32 (0.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 538 (13.84%) Degree
2 69 (1.78%) ISEB
3 64 (1.65%) PMP
4 63 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 62 (1.60%) CISA
6 60 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
7 59 (1.52%) CISSP
8 47 (1.21%) PMI Certification
9 38 (0.98%) ACCA
9 38 (0.98%) CISM
10 36 (0.93%) CCNP
10 36 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
11 34 (0.87%) CCNA
12 30 (0.77%) MCSE
13 29 (0.75%) CIMA
14 28 (0.72%) ISTQB
15 27 (0.69%) CRISC
15 27 (0.69%) PCI QSA
16 21 (0.54%) PhD
17 20 (0.51%) CIPFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 308 (7.92%) QA
2 66 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 62 (1.60%) MiFID
4 52 (1.34%) Data Quality
5 51 (1.31%) COBIT
6 44 (1.13%) PCI DSS
7 38 (0.98%) SLA
8 31 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 30 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 24 (0.62%) EMIR
11 14 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
11 14 (0.36%) GDPR
12 6 (0.15%) FATCA
13 5 (0.13%) Basel II
13 5 (0.13%) SDET
14 3 (0.077%) HIPAA
14 3 (0.077%) P3O
15 2 (0.051%) IAS 39
15 2 (0.051%) ISO27005
15 2 (0.051%) SEPA
System Software
1 182 (4.68%) Active Directory
2 74 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (1.21%) Docker
4 31 (0.80%) vSphere
5 30 (0.77%) Hyper-V
6 29 (0.75%) XenApp
7 21 (0.54%) XenDesktop
8 17 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
9 16 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (0.39%) VMware ESX
11 11 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
11 11 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
12 10 (0.26%) XenServer
13 9 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 7 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
15 5 (0.13%) HDFS
15 5 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 5 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 4 (0.10%) NFS
17 3 (0.077%) KVM
Systems Management
1 71 (1.83%) Puppet
2 55 (1.41%) SCCM
3 51 (1.31%) Ansible
4 46 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
5 34 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
6 33 (0.85%) Control-M
7 22 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
8 19 (0.49%) WSUS
9 18 (0.46%) SCOM
10 12 (0.31%) Cisco UCCX
10 12 (0.31%) Nagios
11 10 (0.26%) FortiGate
12 9 (0.23%) Data Guard
12 9 (0.23%) ITRS Geneos
13 8 (0.21%) Oracle ZFS
14 6 (0.15%) Backup Exec
15 4 (0.10%) CSIRT
15 4 (0.10%) Kibana
15 4 (0.10%) Network Intrusion Detection System
15 4 (0.10%) OpenView
Vendors
1 543 (13.97%) Microsoft
2 426 (10.96%) Oracle
3 140 (3.60%) Cisco
4 129 (3.32%) VMware
5 107 (2.75%) EPiServer
6 99 (2.55%) SAP
7 94 (2.42%) Sybase
8 93 (2.39%) HP
9 89 (2.29%) Citrix
10 65 (1.67%) Bloomberg
11 59 (1.52%) Tableau
12 58 (1.49%) Siebel
13 56 (1.44%) Cognos
14 55 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
15 52 (1.34%) Hyperion
15 52 (1.34%) Red Hat
16 44 (1.13%) Google
17 42 (1.08%) Reuters
18 41 (1.05%) IBM
18 41 (1.05%) TIBCO
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £34000 - £34001 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £77000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + pension, annual bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Charles Taylor plc
Salary: Market related
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + Amazing Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + growth
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday