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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 2446 3481 4466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.22% 34.67% 35.34%
As % of the General category 62.02% 60.18% 59.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2217 2915 3736
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 £36,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
3944 5784 7533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 60.01% 57.60% 59.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3592 4773 6250
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 1380 (27.17%) SQL
2 1342 (26.42%) Banking
3 1196 (23.54%) Agile Software Development
4 983 (19.35%) Java
5 878 (17.28%) Degree
6 752 (14.80%) Microsoft
7 710 (13.98%) SQL Server
8 652 (12.83%) C#
9 632 (12.44%) .NET
10 621 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
11 532 (10.47%) Windows
12 522 (10.28%) Project Management
13 519 (10.22%) Linux
14 511 (10.06%) JavaScript
15 505 (9.94%) Oracle
16 452 (8.90%) MS Excel
17 444 (8.74%) Unix
18 439 (8.64%) ITIL
19 424 (8.35%) Business Intelligence
20 398 (7.83%) Front Office
21 396 (7.80%) Asset Management
22 393 (7.74%) Computer Science
23 390 (7.68%) Stakeholder Management
24 346 (6.81%) SDLC
25 344 (6.77%) Scrum
25 344 (6.77%) TDD
26 343 (6.75%) HTML
27 341 (6.71%) C++
28 337 (6.63%) Python
29 319 (6.28%) 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
1 131 (2.58%) SharePoint
2 106 (2.09%) IIS
3 102 (2.01%) MS Exchange
4 94 (1.85%) WebSphere
5 76 (1.50%) Apache
6 73 (1.44%) CMS
7 72 (1.42%) SAS
8 71 (1.40%) Tomcat
9 65 (1.28%) Node.js
10 53 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
11 41 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
12 40 (0.79%) JBoss
12 40 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
13 39 (0.77%) Apache Spark
14 38 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
15 23 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 23 (0.45%) WebLogic
16 21 (0.41%) Skype for Business
17 17 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
18 16 (0.31%) Confluence
Applications
1 452 (8.90%) MS Excel
2 272 (5.35%) MS Office
3 64 (1.26%) MS Project
4 59 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 52 (1.02%) MS Visio
6 19 (0.37%) Photoshop
7 13 (0.26%) SPSS
8 8 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (0.098%) GIMP
9 5 (0.098%) InfoPath
10 4 (0.079%) Mathematica
11 3 (0.059%) GNU Octave
12 2 (0.039%) Gephi
12 2 (0.039%) InDesign
13 1 (0.020%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.020%) Adobe Illustrator
13 1 (0.020%) Stata
Business Applications
1 44 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 43 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
3 37 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 36 (0.71%) Hyperion Planning
5 33 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
6 30 (0.59%) Markit EDM
6 30 (0.59%) thinkFolio
7 25 (0.49%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 23 (0.45%) HFM
9 21 (0.41%) Siebel Analytics
10 18 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
11 17 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
11 17 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
12 16 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
12 16 (0.31%) MetaTrader
13 15 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
13 15 (0.30%) Summit
14 13 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
15 12 (0.24%) Cognos Planning
16 11 (0.22%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 120 (2.36%) SaaS
2 105 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
3 70 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 43 (0.85%) Office 365
5 35 (0.69%) PaaS
6 27 (0.53%) IaaS
7 21 (0.41%) Force.com
8 20 (0.39%) GitHub
9 14 (0.28%) OpenShift
10 11 (0.22%) Taleo
11 10 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
12 8 (0.16%) Amazon S3
13 6 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (0.12%) Google Analytics
14 4 (0.079%) Amazon Kinesis
14 4 (0.079%) AWS Lambda
15 3 (0.059%) OneDrive
16 2 (0.039%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 2 (0.039%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 153 (3.01%) Firewall
2 113 (2.22%) LAN
3 105 (2.07%) WAN
4 95 (1.87%) Internet
5 85 (1.67%) TCP/IP
6 83 (1.63%) Network Security
7 81 (1.59%) DNS
8 59 (1.16%) VPN
9 55 (1.08%) Intranet
10 52 (1.02%) SAN
11 47 (0.93%) BGP
12 43 (0.85%) VoIP
13 39 (0.77%) OSPF
14 36 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
15 32 (0.63%) Wireless
16 31 (0.61%) DHCP
17 30 (0.59%) Cisco Nexus
17 30 (0.59%) MPLS
17 30 (0.59%) Multicast
18 29 (0.57%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 710 (13.98%) SQL Server
2 294 (5.79%) Data Warehouse
3 291 (5.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 283 (5.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 199 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 182 (3.58%) Relational Database
7 179 (3.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 164 (3.23%) Big Data
9 130 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
10 110 (2.17%) MySQL
11 100 (1.97%) Oracle Database
12 96 (1.89%) Hadoop
13 84 (1.65%) QlikView
14 77 (1.52%) NoSQL
15 71 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
15 71 (1.40%) Data Mining
15 71 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
16 64 (1.26%) MongoDB
17 58 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
18 55 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 159 (3.13%) JIRA
2 145 (2.85%) JUnit
3 118 (2.32%) Git (software)
4 115 (2.26%) Maven
5 81 (1.59%) NUnit
6 77 (1.52%) Selenium
7 76 (1.50%) Visual Studio
8 65 (1.28%) Cucumber
8 65 (1.28%) MSTest
8 65 (1.28%) Subversion
9 64 (1.26%) Gradle
10 62 (1.22%) Jenkins
11 60 (1.18%) Moq
12 58 (1.14%) Rhino Mocks
13 48 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
14 35 (0.69%) Jasmine
14 35 (0.69%) Mockito
15 34 (0.67%) Eclipse
16 32 (0.63%) TeamCity
17 29 (0.57%) WebDriver
General
1 1342 (26.42%) Banking
2 398 (7.83%) Front Office
3 313 (6.16%) Investment Banking
4 308 (6.06%) Marketing
5 279 (5.49%) Retail
6 274 (5.39%) Telecoms
7 220 (4.33%) Advertising
8 208 (4.09%) Back Office
9 187 (3.68%) Law
10 152 (2.99%) Legal
11 150 (2.95%) Financial Institution
12 53 (1.04%) Manufacturing
13 47 (0.93%) Games
14 43 (0.85%) Publishing
15 41 (0.81%) Retail Banking
16 39 (0.77%) Billing
17 38 (0.75%) Electronics
18 31 (0.61%) German Language
19 26 (0.51%) French Language
20 15 (0.30%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1533 (30.18%) Developer
2 1035 (20.37%) Analyst
3 427 (8.41%) Java Developer
4 412 (8.11%) Business Analyst
5 314 (6.18%) Senior Developer
6 297 (5.85%) C# Developer
7 273 (5.37%) Architect
8 262 (5.16%) Consultant
9 239 (4.70%) Project Manager
10 232 (4.57%) .NET Developer
11 186 (3.66%) C# .NET Developer
12 183 (3.60%) SQL Developer
13 176 (3.46%) Applications Support
14 174 (3.43%) Support Analyst
15 164 (3.23%) Financial Analyst
16 124 (2.44%) Service Analyst
17 115 (2.26%) IT Manager
17 115 (2.26%) JavaScript Developer
18 114 (2.24%) ASP.NET Developer
19 110 (2.17%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 632 (12.44%) .NET
2 343 (6.75%) HTML
3 296 (5.83%) CSS
4 288 (5.67%) ASP.NET
5 232 (4.57%) Web Services
6 215 (4.23%) jQuery
7 209 (4.11%) XML
8 199 (3.92%) AngularJS
9 196 (3.86%) Spring
10 174 (3.43%) HTML5
11 157 (3.09%) .NET Framework
12 144 (2.83%) ASP.NET MVC
13 137 (2.70%) FIX Protocol
14 116 (2.28%) J2EE
15 103 (2.03%) CSS3
16 87 (1.71%) J2SE
17 86 (1.69%) Hibernate
18 76 (1.50%) WCF
19 71 (1.40%) WPF
20 70 (1.38%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 621 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
2 393 (7.74%) Computer Science
3 309 (6.08%) Fintech
4 277 (5.45%) Derivative
5 268 (5.28%) Mathematics
6 223 (4.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 213 (4.19%) Fixed Income
8 207 (4.07%) Management Information System
9 182 (3.58%) Equities
10 154 (3.03%) Hedge funds
11 108 (2.13%) Data Centre
12 97 (1.91%) User Experience
13 83 (1.63%) Visualisation
14 75 (1.48%) Algorithms
15 70 (1.38%) Statistics
16 66 (1.30%) Blackberry
16 66 (1.30%) SWIFT
17 63 (1.24%) Data Structures
18 62 (1.22%) Clustering
19 60 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 532 (10.47%) Windows
2 519 (10.22%) Linux
3 444 (8.74%) Unix
4 163 (3.21%) Windows Server
5 93 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 80 (1.57%) Windows 7
7 78 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 44 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 40 (0.79%) Android
10 36 (0.71%) Solaris
11 34 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 26 (0.51%) Apple iOS
13 23 (0.45%) Windows 8
14 15 (0.30%) Windows 10
15 14 (0.28%) CentOS
16 12 (0.24%) AIX
17 11 (0.22%) Windows XP
18 7 (0.14%) VMS
19 6 (0.12%) Debian
20 4 (0.079%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1196 (23.54%) Agile Software Development
2 522 (10.28%) Project Management
3 439 (8.64%) ITIL
4 424 (8.35%) Business Intelligence
5 396 (7.80%) Asset Management
6 390 (7.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 346 (6.81%) SDLC
8 344 (6.77%) Scrum
8 344 (6.77%) TDD
9 319 (6.28%) Business Analysis
10 313 (6.16%) MVC
11 309 (6.08%) Multithreading
12 294 (5.79%) Investment Management
13 292 (5.75%) Analytics
14 263 (5.18%) PRINCE2
15 259 (5.10%) Risk Management
16 249 (4.90%) Data Management
16 249 (4.90%) OO
17 240 (4.72%) Change Management
18 234 (4.61%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1380 (27.17%) SQL
2 983 (19.35%) Java
3 652 (12.83%) C#
4 511 (10.06%) JavaScript
5 341 (6.71%) C++
6 337 (6.63%) Python
7 190 (3.74%) T-SQL
8 143 (2.81%) C
9 121 (2.38%) PL/SQL
10 115 (2.26%) Perl
11 98 (1.93%) VBA
12 96 (1.89%) Bash Shell
12 96 (1.89%) PowerShell
13 93 (1.83%) VB
14 89 (1.75%) PHP
15 80 (1.57%) Ruby
16 72 (1.42%) Scala
17 64 (1.26%) Shell Script
18 57 (1.12%) R
19 44 (0.87%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 878 (17.28%) Degree
2 127 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 112 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 90 (1.77%) CCNP
4 90 (1.77%) ISEB
5 86 (1.69%) CISSP
5 86 (1.69%) PMI Certification
6 75 (1.48%) PMP
7 63 (1.24%) ACCA
8 57 (1.12%) MCSE
9 56 (1.10%) CISA
10 55 (1.08%) CIMA
11 54 (1.06%) CISM
12 49 (0.96%) CCNA
13 42 (0.83%) MCITP
14 39 (0.77%) ISTQB
14 39 (0.77%) PhD
15 37 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 37 (0.73%) Security Cleared
16 36 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 266 (5.24%) QA
2 106 (2.09%) SLA
3 76 (1.50%) Solvency II
4 75 (1.48%) Data Quality
5 66 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 42 (0.83%) PCI DSS
7 32 (0.63%) COBIT
7 32 (0.63%) EMIR
8 29 (0.57%) MiFID
9 23 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 20 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
11 19 (0.37%) SEPA
12 14 (0.28%) ISO27002
12 14 (0.28%) P3O
13 11 (0.22%) CRD IV
14 10 (0.20%) COREP
15 8 (0.16%) FINREP
16 7 (0.14%) SDET
17 5 (0.098%) Basel III
18 4 (0.079%) ISO22301
System Software
1 222 (4.37%) Active Directory
2 97 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (0.81%) XenApp
4 36 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
5 35 (0.69%) Hyper-V
6 29 (0.57%) Docker
7 28 (0.55%) vSphere
8 24 (0.47%) XenDesktop
9 15 (0.30%) VMware ESX
10 14 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
11 13 (0.26%) NFS
12 8 (0.16%) XenServer
13 7 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
13 7 (0.14%) Snort
13 7 (0.14%) Xen
14 6 (0.12%) Corosync
15 4 (0.079%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.079%) vCloud
15 4 (0.079%) VMware Workstation
16 3 (0.059%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 78 (1.54%) SCCM
2 72 (1.42%) Puppet
3 54 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
4 48 (0.94%) Control-M
5 45 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
6 42 (0.83%) Ansible
7 29 (0.57%) SCOM
8 20 (0.39%) EnCase
9 16 (0.31%) FTK
9 16 (0.31%) Nagios
10 14 (0.28%) Data Guard
10 14 (0.28%) NetBackup
11 13 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
12 12 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
13 10 (0.20%) BladeLogic
13 10 (0.20%) Cacti
13 10 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
13 10 (0.20%) Netcool
13 10 (0.20%) Salt
13 10 (0.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 752 (14.80%) Microsoft
2 505 (9.94%) Oracle
3 195 (3.84%) Cisco
4 172 (3.39%) VMware
5 121 (2.38%) SAP
6 112 (2.20%) Citrix
7 102 (2.01%) Bloomberg
8 85 (1.67%) Hyperion
9 79 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
10 74 (1.46%) HP
11 68 (1.34%) IBM
12 62 (1.22%) Siebel
12 62 (1.22%) Tableau
13 56 (1.10%) Informatica
14 52 (1.02%) Murex
14 52 (1.02%) Red Hat
15 51 (1.00%) Sybase
16 47 (0.93%) CheckPoint
17 44 (0.87%) Reuters
18 40 (0.79%) Cognos
City, London
Austin Fraser Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + package + bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £90,000 (with an exceptional package)
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45 000 to £79 750 basic (+ seriously good package!!!)
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £65k plus extremely attractive benefits and extensive career pr
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - 130k + benefits + bonus plus attractive benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50K - 80K
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus extremely attractive benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £100,000 - £130,000+benefits and extensive career progression opportun
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £80k plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40k - £65k + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £95000 - £105500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and rapid career progression
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + stock options
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + comp bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago