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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 2163 3131 3746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.36% 36.68% 32.81%
As % of the General category 60.45% 60.27% 56.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1985 2746 3129
Median salary £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £37,500 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £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
3578 5195 6600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 60.14% 60.87% 57.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3280 4511 5454
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 £36,500 £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 30 September 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 September 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 1298 (28.65%) SQL
2 1192 (26.31%) Banking
3 1102 (24.33%) Agile Software Development
4 874 (19.29%) Java
5 690 (15.23%) SQL Server
6 679 (14.99%) C#
7 678 (14.97%) Degree
8 622 (13.73%) Microsoft
9 600 (13.25%) .NET
10 588 (12.98%) JavaScript
11 573 (12.65%) Windows
12 529 (11.68%) Linux
13 505 (11.15%) HTML
14 503 (11.10%) Oracle
15 485 (10.71%) Project Management
16 461 (10.18%) CSS
17 460 (10.15%) Analytical Skills
18 412 (9.09%) Python
19 404 (8.92%) ITIL
20 398 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
21 362 (7.99%) MS Excel
22 355 (7.84%) Front Office
23 349 (7.70%) Unix
24 348 (7.68%) SDLC
25 347 (7.66%) Computer Science
26 337 (7.44%) Business Intelligence
27 328 (7.24%) TDD
28 314 (6.93%) Scrum
29 310 (6.84%) AngularJS
30 304 (6.71%) 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
1 104 (2.30%) IIS
2 101 (2.23%) WebSphere
3 96 (2.12%) SharePoint
4 86 (1.90%) CMS
5 85 (1.88%) MS Exchange
6 79 (1.74%) Confluence
7 66 (1.46%) Apache
8 54 (1.19%) Tomcat
9 45 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
10 41 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
11 39 (0.86%) SAS
12 38 (0.84%) Apache Spark
13 34 (0.75%) Jetty
14 22 (0.49%) Oracle Coherence
15 21 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
15 21 (0.46%) Skype for Business
16 18 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 16 (0.35%) nginx
17 16 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
18 15 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 362 (7.99%) MS Excel
2 230 (5.08%) MS Office
3 86 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 81 (1.79%) MS Visio
5 53 (1.17%) MS Project
6 8 (0.18%) SPSS
7 5 (0.11%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.088%) Stata
9 3 (0.066%) GIMP
10 2 (0.044%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.044%) InDesign
10 2 (0.044%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.022%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.022%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 70 (1.55%) Oracle Financials
2 61 (1.35%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 58 (1.28%) Oracle Retail
4 41 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
5 31 (0.68%) Markit EDM
6 24 (0.53%) Hyperion Planning
6 24 (0.53%) thinkFolio
7 23 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
8 20 (0.44%) SAP FI
8 20 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 12 (0.26%) Summit
10 11 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 11 (0.24%) VisionPLUS
11 10 (0.22%) Eikon
12 9 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
12 9 (0.20%) HFM
12 9 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
12 9 (0.20%) SAP CO
12 9 (0.20%) Siebel Analytics
12 9 (0.20%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 143 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
2 102 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 71 (1.57%) SaaS
4 39 (0.86%) Office 365
5 34 (0.75%) PaaS
6 28 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
7 27 (0.60%) IaaS
8 22 (0.49%) Google Compute Engine
9 18 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
10 16 (0.35%) GitHub
11 12 (0.26%) Taleo
12 10 (0.22%) Amazon S3
12 10 (0.22%) Force.com
12 10 (0.22%) OpenShift
13 8 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
14 6 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
14 6 (0.13%) OneDrive
15 5 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 5 (0.11%) Dropbox
15 5 (0.11%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 116 (2.56%) Firewall
2 100 (2.21%) Internet
3 86 (1.90%) LAN
4 75 (1.66%) TCP/IP
4 75 (1.66%) WAN
5 73 (1.61%) DNS
6 67 (1.48%) Intranet
7 56 (1.24%) HTTP
8 50 (1.10%) SAN
9 46 (1.02%) VPN
10 45 (0.99%) HTTPS
11 36 (0.79%) DHCP
12 33 (0.73%) VoIP
13 30 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
13 30 (0.66%) Multicast
14 29 (0.64%) Network Security
15 28 (0.62%) VLAN
16 24 (0.53%) BGP
17 21 (0.46%) OSPF
18 20 (0.44%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 690 (15.23%) SQL Server
2 234 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 229 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 199 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
5 155 (3.42%) Big Data
6 145 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 127 (2.80%) NoSQL
7 127 (2.80%) Relational Database
8 125 (2.76%) Oracle Database
9 113 (2.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 105 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
11 100 (2.21%) SQL Server 2014
12 93 (2.05%) Hadoop
13 86 (1.90%) MySQL
14 82 (1.81%) MongoDB
15 76 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
16 68 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
17 49 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
18 45 (0.99%) Oracle Database 12c
19 43 (0.95%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 207 (4.57%) JIRA
2 129 (2.85%) Maven
3 128 (2.83%) Git (software)
4 113 (2.49%) JUnit
5 110 (2.43%) Jenkins
6 87 (1.92%) Visual Studio
7 80 (1.77%) Selenium
8 73 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
9 64 (1.41%) NUnit
10 49 (1.08%) Gradle
11 47 (1.04%) Cucumber
12 44 (0.97%) TeamCity
13 26 (0.57%) Subversion
14 25 (0.55%) SoapUI
15 24 (0.53%) Ant
15 24 (0.53%) MSTest
15 24 (0.53%) Redmine
16 20 (0.44%) SpecFlow
17 19 (0.42%) WebDriver
18 18 (0.40%) JMeter
General
1 1192 (26.31%) Banking
2 355 (7.84%) Front Office
3 273 (6.03%) Investment Banking
4 225 (4.97%) Retail
5 184 (4.06%) Marketing
6 183 (4.04%) Telecoms
7 171 (3.77%) Financial Institution
8 149 (3.29%) Law
9 140 (3.09%) Back Office
10 137 (3.02%) Advertising
11 129 (2.85%) Legal
12 48 (1.06%) Billing
13 42 (0.93%) French Language
14 39 (0.86%) Publishing
15 35 (0.77%) Games
16 23 (0.51%) Manufacturing
16 23 (0.51%) Retail Banking
17 20 (0.44%) Electronics
18 19 (0.42%) German Language
19 12 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1489 (32.87%) Developer
2 912 (20.13%) Analyst
3 440 (9.71%) Java Developer
4 373 (8.23%) Business Analyst
5 365 (8.06%) Senior Developer
6 355 (7.84%) C# Developer
7 255 (5.63%) Project Manager
8 239 (5.28%) .NET Developer
9 214 (4.72%) Architect
10 207 (4.57%) Consultant
11 198 (4.37%) Applications Support
12 180 (3.97%) C# .NET Developer
13 173 (3.82%) SQL Developer
14 163 (3.60%) Support Analyst
15 155 (3.42%) Senior Java Developer
16 143 (3.16%) Junior
17 126 (2.78%) Financial Analyst
18 119 (2.63%) JavaScript Developer
19 118 (2.60%) IT Manager
20 104 (2.30%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 600 (13.25%) .NET
2 505 (11.15%) HTML
3 461 (10.18%) CSS
4 310 (6.84%) AngularJS
5 283 (6.25%) Web Services
6 273 (6.03%) ASP.NET
7 247 (5.45%) HTML5
8 220 (4.86%) XML
9 181 (4.00%) jQuery
10 170 (3.75%) CSS3
11 145 (3.20%) Spring
12 126 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
13 104 (2.30%) .NET Framework
14 97 (2.14%) FIX Protocol
15 96 (2.12%) Hibernate
16 90 (1.99%) WPF
17 86 (1.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 82 (1.81%) WCF
19 77 (1.70%) REST
20 76 (1.68%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 460 (10.15%) Analytical Skills
2 347 (7.66%) Computer Science
3 304 (6.71%) Fintech
4 258 (5.70%) Mathematics
5 221 (4.88%) Derivative
6 187 (4.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 159 (3.51%) Equities
8 158 (3.49%) Fixed Income
9 153 (3.38%) Management Information System
10 132 (2.91%) Hedge funds
11 125 (2.76%) User Experience
12 96 (2.12%) Data Centre
13 77 (1.70%) Visualisation
14 65 (1.43%) Algorithms
15 62 (1.37%) Clustering
16 57 (1.26%) Mobile App
17 56 (1.24%) Market Risk
18 49 (1.08%) Statistics
19 48 (1.06%) Credit Risk
19 48 (1.06%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 573 (12.65%) Windows
2 529 (11.68%) Linux
3 349 (7.70%) Unix
4 162 (3.58%) Windows Server
5 72 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 68 (1.50%) Android
7 67 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 56 (1.24%) Windows 7
9 46 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 41 (0.91%) Apple iOS
11 40 (0.88%) Solaris
12 27 (0.60%) Windows 10
12 27 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
13 20 (0.44%) CentOS
14 11 (0.24%) Debian
14 11 (0.24%) Windows 8
15 10 (0.22%) Windows XP
16 9 (0.20%) AIX
16 9 (0.20%) Mac OS X
16 9 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1102 (24.33%) Agile Software Development
2 485 (10.71%) Project Management
3 404 (8.92%) ITIL
4 398 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 348 (7.68%) SDLC
6 337 (7.44%) Business Intelligence
7 328 (7.24%) TDD
8 314 (6.93%) Scrum
9 297 (6.56%) Business Analysis
10 292 (6.45%) MVC
11 282 (6.23%) Asset Management
12 257 (5.67%) OO
13 247 (5.45%) Analytics
14 246 (5.43%) Multithreading
15 243 (5.36%) PRINCE2
16 242 (5.34%) CRM
17 218 (4.81%) Investment Management
18 210 (4.64%) Risk Management
19 193 (4.26%) Software Engineering
20 191 (4.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1298 (28.65%) SQL
2 874 (19.29%) Java
3 679 (14.99%) C#
4 588 (12.98%) JavaScript
5 412 (9.09%) Python
6 293 (6.47%) C++
7 202 (4.46%) T-SQL
8 135 (2.98%) PL/SQL
9 129 (2.85%) PowerShell
10 118 (2.60%) Perl
11 116 (2.56%) VBA
12 112 (2.47%) C
13 99 (2.19%) Scala
14 88 (1.94%) Bash Shell
15 87 (1.92%) VB
16 69 (1.52%) PHP
17 66 (1.46%) Ruby
18 59 (1.30%) Shell Script
19 52 (1.15%) XPath
20 30 (0.66%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 678 (14.97%) Degree
2 84 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 77 (1.70%) CISSP
4 75 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
5 67 (1.48%) CISA
6 66 (1.46%) PMP
7 60 (1.32%) MCSE
8 59 (1.30%) ACCA
8 59 (1.30%) ISEB
8 59 (1.30%) PMI Certification
9 50 (1.10%) CCNP
10 47 (1.04%) CIMA
11 46 (1.02%) CISM
12 33 (0.73%) CRISC
13 31 (0.68%) CCNA
14 28 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
14 28 (0.62%) Security Cleared
15 27 (0.60%) MCP
16 26 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 23 (0.51%) CIPFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 296 (6.53%) QA
2 58 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 48 (1.06%) Data Quality
4 47 (1.04%) SLA
5 37 (0.82%) MiFID
6 32 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 27 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 21 (0.46%) COBIT
8 21 (0.46%) EMIR
9 20 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
10 14 (0.31%) Solvency II
11 13 (0.29%) SEPA
12 6 (0.13%) SDET
13 5 (0.11%) FATCA
14 4 (0.088%) Basel II
14 4 (0.088%) HIPAA
15 2 (0.044%) HMG Security Policy Framework
15 2 (0.044%) ISO27002
15 2 (0.044%) ISO27005
15 2 (0.044%) P3O
System Software
1 201 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 100 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (1.46%) Docker
4 34 (0.75%) Hyper-V
5 31 (0.68%) vSphere
6 29 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
7 24 (0.53%) XenApp
8 21 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
9 19 (0.42%) XenDesktop
10 18 (0.40%) VMware ESX
11 11 (0.24%) NFS
12 9 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
13 8 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
14 6 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
14 6 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
15 5 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 5 (0.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 4 (0.088%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 4 (0.088%) Terminal Services
16 4 (0.088%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 83 (1.83%) Ansible
2 71 (1.57%) Puppet
3 61 (1.35%) Control-M
4 55 (1.21%) SCCM
5 54 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
6 31 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
7 29 (0.64%) Data Guard
8 25 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
9 20 (0.44%) Nagios
10 19 (0.42%) WSUS
11 15 (0.33%) ITRS Geneos
12 14 (0.31%) HP SiteScope
12 14 (0.31%) SCOM
13 13 (0.29%) OpenView
14 9 (0.20%) Cisco UCCX
15 7 (0.15%) Backup Exec
15 7 (0.15%) Cisco UCCE
15 7 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
15 7 (0.15%) NetBackup
16 6 (0.13%) Cacti
Vendors
1 622 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 503 (11.10%) Oracle
3 180 (3.97%) Cisco
4 163 (3.60%) VMware
5 119 (2.63%) Citrix
6 97 (2.14%) Hyperion
6 97 (2.14%) SAP
7 92 (2.03%) HP
8 81 (1.79%) Tableau
9 79 (1.74%) Bloomberg
10 76 (1.68%) Sybase
11 71 (1.57%) PeopleSoft
12 63 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
13 59 (1.30%) Google
14 58 (1.28%) ATG
14 58 (1.28%) IBM
14 58 (1.28%) Retek
15 52 (1.15%) CheckPoint
16 50 (1.10%) Red Hat
17 49 (1.08%) Informatica
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55-70K + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive!
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £28000 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £65,000 and £65,000 - £95,000 pa + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Salary offered dependent on current
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum 6 mthly pay reviews for first 18 mth
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £80k (multiple roles) + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Attractive Bens Package.
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Michael Page International
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday