The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 60 42 23
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -19
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 434 655 985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.19% 5.33% 8.26%
As % of the General category 7.01% 9.09% 13.49%
Number of salaries quoted 395 571 855
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%
Investment Banking
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
6187 7209 7300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 59.80% 58.66% 61.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5212 5904 6415
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the City of London region.

Investment Banking Salary Trend in the City of London

Investment Banking
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Investment Banking Salary Histogram in the City of London

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Investment Banking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Investment Banking.

1 897 (100.00%) Banking
2 511 (56.97%) Finance
3 247 (27.54%) Front Office
4 245 (27.31%) SQL
5 210 (23.41%) Java
6 180 (20.07%) Agile Software Development
7 135 (15.05%) C#
8 121 (13.49%) Degree
9 117 (13.04%) Business Analysis
10 112 (12.49%) Derivative
11 111 (12.37%) UNIX
12 110 (12.26%) Equities
13 106 (11.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 106 (11.82%) Oracle
14 105 (11.71%) Microsoft
15 102 (11.37%) Project Management
16 95 (10.59%) SQL Server
17 90 (10.03%) Windows
18 88 (9.81%) Linux
19 84 (9.36%) Fixed Income
20 83 (9.25%) .NET
21 82 (9.14%) Risk Management
22 78 (8.70%) SDLC
23 77 (8.58%) C++
24 71 (7.92%) Data Management
25 68 (7.58%) Back Office
26 65 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
27 64 (7.13%) Computer Science
28 62 (6.91%) Multithreading
28 62 (6.91%) Financial Institution

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Investment Banking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Investment Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (2.45%) SharePoint
2 8 (0.89%) WebLogic
3 7 (0.78%) Confluence
3 7 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (0.78%) Apache Spark
4 6 (0.67%) Apache Pig
4 6 (0.67%) K2 blackpearl
4 6 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (0.67%) MQSeries
5 5 (0.56%) MS Exchange
5 5 (0.56%) SAS
5 5 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (0.45%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.45%) Tuxedo
6 4 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.33%) CMS
8 2 (0.22%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.22%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.22%) GemFire
9 1 (0.11%) Node.js
Applications
1 45 (5.02%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.01%) MS Office
3 15 (1.67%) MS Project
4 14 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (1.34%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.56%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.33%) SPSS
8 2 (0.22%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 13 (1.45%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 7 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.33%) Primavera
3 3 (0.33%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
4 2 (0.22%) Advent Geneva
4 2 (0.22%) Summit
5 1 (0.11%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.11%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.11%) assyst
5 1 (0.11%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.11%) TIBCO iProcess
5 1 (0.11%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.11%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.11%) Autonomy Scrittura
5 1 (0.11%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.33%) SaaS
3 3 (0.33%) Office 365
3 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.22%) Force.com
5 1 (0.11%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.23%) DSL
2 9 (1.00%) Firewall
3 6 (0.67%) Multicast
4 5 (0.56%) IP Telephony
4 5 (0.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (0.56%) BGP
4 5 (0.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (0.56%) Internet
4 5 (0.56%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.45%) DNS
5 4 (0.45%) SAN
5 4 (0.45%) VLAN
6 3 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (0.33%) EIGRP
6 3 (0.33%) VPN
6 3 (0.33%) FTP
6 3 (0.33%) Kerberos
6 3 (0.33%) LAN
6 3 (0.33%) WAN
7 2 (0.22%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (10.59%) SQL Server
2 27 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (2.12%) Oracle Database
6 17 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
7 16 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (1.56%) Relational Database
9 13 (1.45%) Hadoop
10 12 (1.34%) Oracle BI EE
10 12 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (1.34%) QlikView
10 12 (1.34%) Big Data
11 11 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (1.23%) MySQL
12 10 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (1.00%) BusinessObjects XI
13 9 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (0.89%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 7 (0.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (2.12%) Selenium
2 17 (1.90%) NUnit
3 15 (1.67%) WebDriver
4 12 (1.34%) TeamCity
4 12 (1.34%) Subversion
5 11 (1.23%) JIRA
5 11 (1.23%) JUnit
6 10 (1.11%) Moq
6 10 (1.11%) Cucumber
6 10 (1.11%) Jenkins
7 9 (1.00%) Git (software)
7 9 (1.00%) Rhino Mocks
8 6 (0.67%) Maven
9 4 (0.45%) JMeter
9 4 (0.45%) ClearCase
9 4 (0.45%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.33%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.22%) Xcode
11 2 (0.22%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.22%) CruiseControl
General
1 897 (100.00%) Banking
2 511 (56.97%) Finance
3 247 (27.54%) Front Office
4 68 (7.58%) Back Office
5 62 (6.91%) Financial Institution
6 53 (5.91%) Retail
7 42 (4.68%) Legal
8 31 (3.46%) Retail Banking
9 13 (1.45%) Wholesale Banking
10 11 (1.23%) Telecoms
11 9 (1.00%) Corporate Banking
12 6 (0.67%) Private Banking
13 5 (0.56%) Advertising
14 4 (0.45%) International Banking
15 3 (0.33%) Games
15 3 (0.33%) Marketing
16 1 (0.11%) German Language
16 1 (0.11%) Online Betting
16 1 (0.11%) General Ledger
16 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 295 (32.89%) Developer
2 291 (32.44%) Analyst
3 180 (20.07%) Business Analyst
4 117 (13.04%) Java Developer
5 72 (8.03%) Support Analyst
6 61 (6.80%) Project Manager
7 60 (6.69%) Banking Business Analyst
7 60 (6.69%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 59 (6.58%) C# Developer
9 41 (4.57%) Senior Developer
10 36 (4.01%) Desktop Support
11 35 (3.90%) Applications Support
12 32 (3.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 32 (3.57%) Desktop Analyst
13 29 (3.23%) C++ Developer
14 26 (2.90%) Architect
15 22 (2.45%) Consultant
16 21 (2.34%) Applications Support Analyst
17 20 (2.23%) Data Analyst
18 19 (2.12%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (9.25%) .NET
2 42 (4.68%) ASP.NET
3 40 (4.46%) HTML
4 32 (3.57%) XML
5 30 (3.34%) WPF
6 23 (2.56%) J2EE
7 22 (2.45%) HTML5
8 20 (2.23%) WCF
9 19 (2.12%) CSS
9 19 (2.12%) Middleware
10 18 (2.01%) FIX Protocol
10 18 (2.01%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (1.90%) jQuery
11 17 (1.90%) Spring
11 17 (1.90%) STL
12 16 (1.78%) SOAP
13 15 (1.67%) Web Services
14 12 (1.34%) .NET Framework
14 12 (1.34%) AngularJS
15 11 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 112 (12.49%) Derivative
2 110 (12.26%) Equities
3 106 (11.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 84 (9.36%) Fixed Income
5 65 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
6 64 (7.13%) Computer Science
7 40 (4.46%) Blackberry
8 33 (3.68%) Equity Derivative
9 31 (3.46%) Data Structures
10 30 (3.34%) Hedge funds
11 28 (3.12%) Mathematics
12 27 (3.01%) Reference Data
13 25 (2.79%) Market Risk
14 22 (2.45%) SWIFT
15 21 (2.34%) Algorithms
16 15 (1.67%) Management Information System
17 13 (1.45%) Data Centre
18 11 (1.23%) Credit Risk
18 11 (1.23%) PMI
19 8 (0.89%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 111 (12.37%) UNIX
2 90 (10.03%) Windows
3 88 (9.81%) Linux
4 36 (4.01%) Windows 7
5 9 (1.00%) Solaris
6 6 (0.67%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.56%) AIX
8 4 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.22%) SUSE
9 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (20.07%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (13.04%) Business Analysis
3 102 (11.37%) Project Management
4 82 (9.14%) Risk Management
5 78 (8.70%) SDLC
6 71 (7.92%) Data Management
7 62 (6.91%) Multithreading
8 56 (6.24%) ITIL
9 52 (5.80%) Analytics
10 49 (5.46%) Continuous Integration
11 47 (5.24%) Low Latency
12 46 (5.13%) TDD
13 45 (5.02%) Scrum
13 45 (5.02%) OO
14 44 (4.91%) Business Intelligence
15 39 (4.35%) Service Management
15 39 (4.35%) Migration
15 39 (4.35%) Data Analysis
16 38 (4.24%) User Acceptance Testing
17 34 (3.79%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 245 (27.31%) SQL
2 210 (23.41%) Java
3 135 (15.05%) C#
4 77 (8.58%) C++
5 43 (4.79%) Shell Script
6 40 (4.46%) JavaScript
7 39 (4.35%) Python
8 35 (3.90%) Perl
9 24 (2.68%) C
10 19 (2.12%) PL/SQL
10 19 (2.12%) Scala
11 18 (2.01%) VBA
12 10 (1.11%) T-SQL
12 10 (1.11%) PowerShell
12 10 (1.11%) Korn
13 9 (1.00%) Ruby
13 9 (1.00%) Bash Shell
14 8 (0.89%) Groovy
14 8 (0.89%) VB
15 7 (0.78%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 121 (13.49%) Degree
2 30 (3.34%) MCP
2 30 (3.34%) MCSE
2 30 (3.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (2.79%) PMI Certification
4 15 (1.67%) PMP
5 13 (1.45%) ISEB
6 8 (0.89%) CISA
7 7 (0.78%) CISSP
8 6 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.56%) CCNP
9 5 (0.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 4 (0.45%) RHCE
11 3 (0.33%) CCNA
11 3 (0.33%) RHCA
12 2 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.22%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.22%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (4.46%) Dodd-Frank
2 39 (4.35%) MiFID
3 38 (4.24%) QA
4 37 (4.12%) EMIR
5 17 (1.90%) Solvency II
6 12 (1.34%) SLA
7 10 (1.11%) FATCA
8 8 (0.89%) CRD IV
9 7 (0.78%) Data Quality
10 5 (0.56%) COREP
10 5 (0.56%) FINREP
11 4 (0.45%) COBIT
11 4 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.22%) Basel II
12 2 (0.22%) Basel III
13 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (4.57%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.67%) XenApp
4 5 (0.56%) VMware Server
5 4 (0.45%) XenDesktop
5 4 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.11%) Samba
7 1 (0.11%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 12 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.67%) SCCM
3 4 (0.45%) Puppet
4 3 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.33%) Ansible
5 2 (0.22%) Nagios
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.11%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 106 (11.82%) Oracle
2 105 (11.71%) Microsoft
3 34 (3.79%) ServiceNow
4 31 (3.46%) Sybase
5 28 (3.12%) TIBCO
6 18 (2.01%) Citrix
7 15 (1.67%) Reuters
7 15 (1.67%) Hyperion
8 14 (1.56%) VMware
9 13 (1.45%) Bloomberg
9 13 (1.45%) HP
10 12 (1.34%) SAP
10 12 (1.34%) Cisco
10 12 (1.34%) Informatica
10 12 (1.34%) GoldenSource
11 10 (1.11%) Fidessa
12 8 (0.89%) IBM
13 7 (0.78%) Murex
14 6 (0.67%) Red Hat
15 5 (0.56%) CheckPoint
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Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
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Salary: £55,000 to £80,000
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Good Bonus
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City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000 with benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - £65K (determined by years of experience)+package+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Travel Expenses
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Henderson Drake
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
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Salary: £120000 - £150000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago