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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 2360 3679 4293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.60% 35.12% 34.87%
As % of the General category 62.40% 59.44% 59.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2155 3148 3565
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 £37,500 £35,684
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £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
3782 6189 7226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 60.25% 59.07% 58.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3451 5196 5908
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £86,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 1399 (28.00%) SQL
2 1247 (24.95%) Banking
3 1243 (24.87%) Agile Software Development
4 925 (18.51%) Java
5 817 (16.35%) Degree
6 730 (14.61%) SQL Server
7 694 (13.89%) Microsoft
8 657 (13.15%) C#
9 647 (12.95%) .NET
10 577 (11.55%) Analytical Skills
11 575 (11.51%) Windows
12 571 (11.43%) JavaScript
13 552 (11.05%) Linux
14 548 (10.97%) Oracle
15 544 (10.89%) Project Management
16 455 (9.11%) Stakeholder Management
17 443 (8.87%) MS Excel
18 441 (8.83%) ITIL
19 428 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
20 426 (8.53%) HTML
21 421 (8.43%) Unix
22 400 (8.00%) Python
23 380 (7.60%) Computer Science
24 374 (7.48%) CSS
25 372 (7.44%) Scrum
26 364 (7.28%) TDD
27 354 (7.08%) Business Analysis
28 350 (7.00%) Front Office
29 344 (6.88%) Asset Management
30 337 (6.74%) SDLC

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
1 137 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 129 (2.58%) IIS
3 117 (2.34%) WebSphere
4 89 (1.78%) Apache
5 88 (1.76%) MS Exchange
6 82 (1.64%) Tomcat
7 77 (1.54%) CMS
8 61 (1.22%) SAS
9 50 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
10 44 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
11 40 (0.80%) Confluence
12 39 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
13 36 (0.72%) JBoss
14 33 (0.66%) Apache Spark
15 32 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
16 26 (0.52%) Oracle Coherence
17 24 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
18 19 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 19 (0.38%) nginx
18 19 (0.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 443 (8.87%) MS Excel
2 249 (4.98%) MS Office
3 87 (1.74%) MS Visio
4 79 (1.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 72 (1.44%) MS Project
6 11 (0.22%) SPSS
7 10 (0.20%) Photoshop
8 7 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.12%) GIMP
10 3 (0.060%) Mathematica
11 2 (0.040%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.040%) InDesign
11 2 (0.040%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.040%) Stata
12 1 (0.020%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.020%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 59 (1.18%) Oracle Financials
2 51 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 51 (1.02%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 45 (0.90%) Oracle Retail
4 35 (0.70%) Hyperion Planning
4 35 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
5 33 (0.66%) Markit EDM
6 30 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 28 (0.56%) thinkFolio
8 20 (0.40%) HFM
9 17 (0.34%) VisionPLUS
10 16 (0.32%) MetaTrader
11 15 (0.30%) SAP FI
12 14 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
12 14 (0.28%) Summit
13 13 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
13 13 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
14 12 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
15 11 (0.22%) Siebel Analytics
16 10 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 150 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
2 101 (2.02%) SaaS
3 99 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 44 (0.88%) Office 365
5 43 (0.86%) PaaS
6 30 (0.60%) IaaS
7 18 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
8 15 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
8 15 (0.30%) GitHub
8 15 (0.30%) OpenShift
9 14 (0.28%) Taleo
10 13 (0.26%) Amazon S3
11 12 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
12 11 (0.22%) Force.com
13 10 (0.20%) Google Compute Engine
14 7 (0.14%) OneDrive
15 6 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
15 6 (0.12%) Google Analytics
16 5 (0.10%) Dropbox
16 5 (0.10%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 140 (2.80%) Firewall
2 106 (2.12%) LAN
3 91 (1.82%) WAN
4 88 (1.76%) Internet
5 86 (1.72%) DNS
6 84 (1.68%) TCP/IP
7 63 (1.26%) Network Security
7 63 (1.26%) SAN
8 55 (1.10%) Intranet
9 42 (0.84%) BGP
10 41 (0.82%) DHCP
10 41 (0.82%) VPN
11 39 (0.78%) Multicast
12 36 (0.72%) OSPF
13 34 (0.68%) HTTP
14 33 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
14 33 (0.66%) VoIP
15 31 (0.62%) EIGRP
16 29 (0.58%) LDAP
16 29 (0.58%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 730 (14.61%) SQL Server
2 269 (5.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 267 (5.34%) Data Warehouse
4 251 (5.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 183 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 168 (3.36%) Relational Database
7 155 (3.10%) Big Data
8 140 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 129 (2.58%) Oracle Database
10 124 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
11 106 (2.12%) NoSQL
12 102 (2.04%) MySQL
13 89 (1.78%) Hadoop
14 84 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
15 76 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
16 74 (1.48%) MongoDB
17 72 (1.44%) QlikView
18 68 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
19 64 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
20 51 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 185 (3.70%) JIRA
2 148 (2.96%) Git (software)
3 137 (2.74%) JUnit
4 124 (2.48%) Maven
5 88 (1.76%) Jenkins
6 78 (1.56%) Selenium
7 68 (1.36%) Visual Studio
8 62 (1.24%) NUnit
9 61 (1.22%) Cucumber
10 55 (1.10%) Gradle
10 55 (1.10%) Subversion
11 52 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
12 47 (0.94%) TeamCity
13 46 (0.92%) MSTest
14 35 (0.70%) Moq
14 35 (0.70%) Rhino Mocks
15 31 (0.62%) Mockito
16 29 (0.58%) SpecFlow
17 25 (0.50%) SoapUI
17 25 (0.50%) WebDriver
General
1 1247 (24.95%) Banking
2 350 (7.00%) Front Office
3 283 (5.66%) Investment Banking
4 278 (5.56%) Marketing
5 276 (5.52%) Retail
6 269 (5.38%) Telecoms
7 186 (3.72%) Advertising
7 186 (3.72%) Back Office
8 171 (3.42%) Law
9 162 (3.24%) Financial Institution
10 119 (2.38%) Legal
11 45 (0.90%) Billing
12 44 (0.88%) Publishing
13 39 (0.78%) Manufacturing
14 38 (0.76%) Games
15 36 (0.72%) Retail Banking
16 33 (0.66%) French Language
17 30 (0.60%) Electronics
18 27 (0.54%) German Language
19 12 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1507 (30.16%) Developer
2 1023 (20.47%) Analyst
3 419 (8.39%) Business Analyst
4 393 (7.86%) Java Developer
5 310 (6.20%) C# Developer
6 290 (5.80%) Senior Developer
7 284 (5.68%) Project Manager
8 248 (4.96%) Consultant
9 245 (4.90%) Architect
10 232 (4.64%) .NET Developer
11 202 (4.04%) Applications Support
12 191 (3.82%) C# .NET Developer
13 187 (3.74%) SQL Developer
14 180 (3.60%) Support Analyst
15 135 (2.70%) JavaScript Developer
16 131 (2.62%) IT Manager
17 130 (2.60%) Financial Analyst
18 119 (2.38%) Junior
19 117 (2.34%) Senior Analyst
20 115 (2.30%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 647 (12.95%) .NET
2 426 (8.53%) HTML
3 374 (7.48%) CSS
4 293 (5.86%) ASP.NET
5 284 (5.68%) Web Services
6 257 (5.14%) AngularJS
7 232 (4.64%) XML
8 200 (4.00%) HTML5
9 199 (3.98%) jQuery
10 171 (3.42%) Spring
11 137 (2.74%) FIX Protocol
12 132 (2.64%) CSS3
13 127 (2.54%) ASP.NET MVC
14 125 (2.50%) .NET Framework
15 116 (2.32%) J2EE
16 90 (1.80%) Hibernate
17 75 (1.50%) WCF
18 72 (1.44%) REST
19 71 (1.42%) XSLT
20 70 (1.40%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 577 (11.55%) Analytical Skills
2 380 (7.60%) Computer Science
3 330 (6.60%) Fintech
4 256 (5.12%) Mathematics
5 234 (4.68%) Derivative
6 195 (3.90%) Fixed Income
7 193 (3.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 178 (3.56%) Management Information System
9 160 (3.20%) Hedge funds
10 159 (3.18%) Equities
11 116 (2.32%) Data Centre
12 110 (2.20%) User Experience
13 80 (1.60%) Visualisation
14 74 (1.48%) Mobile App
15 68 (1.36%) Clustering
15 68 (1.36%) Statistics
16 62 (1.24%) Algorithms
17 55 (1.10%) SWIFT
18 51 (1.02%) Credit Risk
18 51 (1.02%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 575 (11.51%) Windows
2 552 (11.05%) Linux
3 421 (8.43%) Unix
4 172 (3.44%) Windows Server
5 82 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 72 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 58 (1.16%) Windows 7
8 53 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 51 (1.02%) Android
10 40 (0.80%) Solaris
11 39 (0.78%) Apple iOS
12 25 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
13 23 (0.46%) CentOS
14 19 (0.38%) Windows 10
15 13 (0.26%) Windows XP
16 11 (0.22%) Windows 8
17 7 (0.14%) AIX
17 7 (0.14%) Debian
17 7 (0.14%) Ubuntu
18 6 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1243 (24.87%) Agile Software Development
2 544 (10.89%) Project Management
3 455 (9.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 441 (8.83%) ITIL
5 428 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
6 372 (7.44%) Scrum
7 364 (7.28%) TDD
8 354 (7.08%) Business Analysis
9 344 (6.88%) Asset Management
10 337 (6.74%) SDLC
11 307 (6.14%) MVC
12 294 (5.88%) Multithreading
13 292 (5.84%) PRINCE2
14 283 (5.66%) Investment Management
15 253 (5.06%) CRM
16 249 (4.98%) OO
17 239 (4.78%) Risk Management
18 234 (4.68%) Software Engineering
19 233 (4.66%) Analytics
20 212 (4.24%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1399 (28.00%) SQL
2 925 (18.51%) Java
3 657 (13.15%) C#
4 571 (11.43%) JavaScript
5 400 (8.00%) Python
6 315 (6.30%) C++
7 206 (4.12%) T-SQL
8 155 (3.10%) PL/SQL
9 142 (2.84%) C
10 131 (2.62%) Perl
11 126 (2.52%) VBA
12 125 (2.50%) PowerShell
13 106 (2.12%) Bash Shell
14 93 (1.86%) VB
15 82 (1.64%) Ruby
16 80 (1.60%) PHP
17 78 (1.56%) Scala
18 62 (1.24%) Shell Script
19 41 (0.82%) R
20 36 (0.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 817 (16.35%) Degree
2 108 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
3 85 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 75 (1.50%) PMP
5 74 (1.48%) CCNP
5 74 (1.48%) CISSP
6 71 (1.42%) ISEB
7 65 (1.30%) PMI Certification
8 62 (1.24%) ACCA
9 60 (1.20%) CISA
9 60 (1.20%) MCSE
10 51 (1.02%) CIMA
11 46 (0.92%) CISM
12 37 (0.74%) CCNA
13 36 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 34 (0.68%) PhD
15 30 (0.60%) CRISC
16 29 (0.58%) Security Cleared
17 28 (0.56%) ISTQB
18 25 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 278 (5.56%) QA
2 81 (1.62%) SLA
3 62 (1.24%) Data Quality
4 54 (1.08%) Solvency II
5 44 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 36 (0.72%) PCI DSS
7 34 (0.68%) MiFID
8 30 (0.60%) EMIR
9 23 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 22 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
11 21 (0.42%) COBIT
12 15 (0.30%) SEPA
13 7 (0.14%) P3O
14 6 (0.12%) COREP
14 6 (0.12%) CRD IV
14 6 (0.12%) SDET
15 4 (0.080%) Basel II
15 4 (0.080%) FATCA
15 4 (0.080%) ISO27002
16 3 (0.060%) ISO22301
System Software
1 218 (4.36%) Active Directory
2 112 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (1.06%) Docker
4 38 (0.76%) XenApp
5 36 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
6 32 (0.64%) Hyper-V
6 32 (0.64%) vSphere
7 30 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
8 24 (0.48%) XenDesktop
9 18 (0.36%) NFS
10 16 (0.32%) VMware ESX
11 10 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
12 9 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
12 9 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
13 6 (0.12%) Corosync
13 6 (0.12%) Snort
14 5 (0.10%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 5 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.080%) vCloud
15 4 (0.080%) Xen
Systems Management
1 85 (1.70%) Puppet
2 70 (1.40%) Ansible
3 62 (1.24%) SCCM
4 55 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
5 53 (1.06%) Control-M
6 41 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
7 30 (0.60%) Data Guard
8 27 (0.54%) Nagios
9 20 (0.40%) WSUS
10 19 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
11 15 (0.30%) SCOM
12 14 (0.28%) HP SiteScope
13 13 (0.26%) BladeLogic
14 12 (0.24%) Cacti
15 11 (0.22%) NetBackup
16 10 (0.20%) Backup Exec
16 10 (0.20%) OpenView
17 9 (0.18%) Graphite
17 9 (0.18%) HAProxy
17 9 (0.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 694 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 548 (10.97%) Oracle
3 215 (4.30%) Cisco
4 186 (3.72%) VMware
5 126 (2.52%) Citrix
6 118 (2.36%) SAP
7 107 (2.14%) Hyperion
8 102 (2.04%) HP
9 97 (1.94%) Bloomberg
10 74 (1.48%) Tableau
11 73 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
12 69 (1.38%) IBM
13 62 (1.24%) CheckPoint
14 61 (1.22%) Red Hat
15 59 (1.18%) Informatica
15 59 (1.18%) Sybase
16 57 (1.14%) PeopleSoft
17 51 (1.02%) Reuters
18 49 (0.98%) Google
19 46 (0.92%) ATG
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-35K + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £47,000 to £50,000 per annum Great bens package, see spec
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £70k + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive + bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + Car allowance + Bonus Competitive package
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 18 hours ago