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 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 52 45 25
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -20
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 445 579 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.71% 5.00% 7.84%
As % of the General category 7.70% 8.60% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 404 513 795
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
5776 6736 7249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 61.07% 58.15% 61.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4927 5547 6421
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 September 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 September 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.

1 890 (100.00%) Banking
2 495 (55.62%) Finance
3 247 (27.75%) SQL
4 229 (25.73%) Front Office
5 217 (24.38%) Java
6 197 (22.13%) Agile Software Development
7 137 (15.39%) C#
8 126 (14.16%) UNIX
9 123 (13.82%) Business Analysis
10 119 (13.37%) Degree
11 113 (12.70%) Project Management
12 112 (12.58%) Equities
12 112 (12.58%) Derivative
13 103 (11.57%) Oracle
14 100 (11.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 98 (11.01%) SQL Server
16 96 (10.79%) .NET
17 90 (10.11%) Microsoft
18 87 (9.78%) C++
19 84 (9.44%) SDLC
20 83 (9.33%) Linux
21 82 (9.21%) Risk Management
21 82 (9.21%) Fixed Income
22 72 (8.09%) Back Office
22 72 (8.09%) Windows
23 66 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
24 65 (7.30%) Computer Science
24 65 (7.30%) Multithreading
25 61 (6.85%) Data Management
26 52 (5.84%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 21 (2.36%) SharePoint
2 7 (0.79%) Confluence
2 7 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (0.79%) Apache Pig
3 6 (0.67%) Apache Spark
3 6 (0.67%) K2 blackpearl
3 6 (0.67%) MQSeries
3 6 (0.67%) WebLogic
4 5 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (0.45%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.45%) SAS
5 4 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (0.45%) Tuxedo
6 3 (0.34%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.34%) IIS
6 3 (0.34%) JBoss
6 3 (0.34%) CMS
6 3 (0.34%) Node.js
7 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.22%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 49 (5.51%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.36%) MS Project
3 19 (2.13%) MS Office
4 16 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (1.35%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.56%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.22%) SPSS
7 2 (0.22%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 9 (1.01%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 4 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.34%) Primavera
4 2 (0.22%) Advent Geneva
4 2 (0.22%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.22%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (0.11%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
5 1 (0.11%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.11%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.11%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.11%) Summit
5 1 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.11%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.11%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.11%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.34%) SaaS
2 3 (0.34%) Office 365
3 2 (0.22%) Google Compute Engine
3 2 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.22%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.24%) Firewall
2 10 (1.12%) DSL
3 8 (0.90%) Multicast
4 7 (0.79%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (0.79%) BGP
5 5 (0.56%) EIGRP
5 5 (0.56%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (0.45%) VLAN
6 4 (0.45%) Internet
6 4 (0.45%) IP Telephony
6 4 (0.45%) LAN
6 4 (0.45%) DNS
7 3 (0.34%) SAN
7 3 (0.34%) VoIP
7 3 (0.34%) DHCP
7 3 (0.34%) FTP
7 3 (0.34%) Kerberos
7 3 (0.34%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.34%) Wireless
7 3 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (11.01%) SQL Server
2 24 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (1.91%) Oracle Database
5 16 (1.80%) Big Data
5 16 (1.80%) Hadoop
6 15 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (1.69%) Relational Database
7 14 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
8 12 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (1.01%) NoSQL
11 9 (1.01%) QlikView
11 9 (1.01%) BusinessObjects XI
12 8 (0.90%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 8 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
12 8 (0.90%) MySQL
13 7 (0.79%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 20 (2.25%) Selenium
2 19 (2.13%) NUnit
3 18 (2.02%) JUnit
4 15 (1.69%) Maven
4 15 (1.69%) JIRA
4 15 (1.69%) WebDriver
5 13 (1.46%) Subversion
6 11 (1.24%) Rhino Mocks
6 11 (1.24%) TeamCity
7 10 (1.12%) Moq
7 10 (1.12%) Cucumber
7 10 (1.12%) Jenkins
8 9 (1.01%) Git (software)
8 9 (1.01%) Eclipse
9 5 (0.56%) IntelliJ
9 5 (0.56%) Ant
10 4 (0.45%) JMeter
10 4 (0.45%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.34%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.34%) ClearCase
General
1 890 (100.00%) Banking
2 495 (55.62%) Finance
3 229 (25.73%) Front Office
4 72 (8.09%) Back Office
5 49 (5.51%) Retail
6 43 (4.83%) Financial Institution
7 39 (4.38%) Legal
8 31 (3.48%) Retail Banking
9 13 (1.46%) Wholesale Banking
10 10 (1.12%) Telecoms
11 8 (0.90%) Corporate Banking
12 7 (0.79%) Games
13 5 (0.56%) Online Betting
14 4 (0.45%) International Banking
14 4 (0.45%) Private Banking
14 4 (0.45%) Marketing
15 3 (0.34%) Advertising
15 3 (0.34%) Electronics
16 2 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.11%) French Language
Job Titles
1 300 (33.71%) Developer
2 281 (31.57%) Analyst
3 188 (21.12%) Business Analyst
4 113 (12.70%) Java Developer
5 70 (7.87%) Banking Business Analyst
6 68 (7.64%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 65 (7.30%) Project Manager
8 64 (7.19%) C# Developer
9 57 (6.40%) Support Analyst
10 39 (4.38%) Senior Developer
11 31 (3.48%) C++ Developer
12 28 (3.15%) Applications Support
13 27 (3.03%) Consultant
14 22 (2.47%) Architect
14 22 (2.47%) Data Analyst
14 22 (2.47%) Applications Support Analyst
15 19 (2.13%) Senior Analyst
15 19 (2.13%) Python Developer
16 18 (2.02%) Senior Java Developer
17 17 (1.91%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (10.79%) .NET
2 39 (4.38%) ASP.NET
3 34 (3.82%) J2EE
3 34 (3.82%) HTML
4 29 (3.26%) WPF
5 28 (3.15%) XML
6 20 (2.25%) CSS
6 20 (2.25%) Middleware
6 20 (2.25%) Spring
6 20 (2.25%) HTML5
7 18 (2.02%) jQuery
8 17 (1.91%) WCF
8 17 (1.91%) STL
9 16 (1.80%) Web Services
10 15 (1.69%) FIX Protocol
10 15 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (1.57%) SOAP
12 13 (1.46%) Hibernate
13 12 (1.35%) CSS3
14 11 (1.24%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 112 (12.58%) Equities
1 112 (12.58%) Derivative
2 100 (11.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 82 (9.21%) Fixed Income
4 66 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
5 65 (7.30%) Computer Science
6 35 (3.93%) Equity Derivative
7 31 (3.48%) Mathematics
8 30 (3.37%) Reference Data
8 30 (3.37%) Data Structures
9 26 (2.92%) Hedge funds
9 26 (2.92%) Market Risk
10 24 (2.70%) SWIFT
11 22 (2.47%) Algorithms
12 21 (2.36%) Blackberry
13 14 (1.57%) Management Information System
14 12 (1.35%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 12 (1.35%) Data Centre
15 10 (1.12%) Credit Risk
15 10 (1.12%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 126 (14.16%) UNIX
2 83 (9.33%) Linux
3 72 (8.09%) Windows
4 13 (1.46%) Windows 7
5 11 (1.24%) Solaris
6 8 (0.90%) AIX
6 8 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.56%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.11%) SUSE
9 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (22.13%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (13.82%) Business Analysis
3 113 (12.70%) Project Management
4 84 (9.44%) SDLC
5 82 (9.21%) Risk Management
6 65 (7.30%) Multithreading
7 61 (6.85%) Data Management
8 52 (5.84%) Scrum
9 49 (5.51%) Analytics
10 45 (5.06%) OO
11 42 (4.72%) TDD
11 42 (4.72%) Continuous Integration
12 40 (4.49%) Data Analysis
13 39 (4.38%) User Acceptance Testing
13 39 (4.38%) Low Latency
14 38 (4.27%) Migration
14 38 (4.27%) Business Intelligence
15 37 (4.16%) E-Commerce
16 34 (3.82%) PRINCE2
16 34 (3.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 247 (27.75%) SQL
2 217 (24.38%) Java
3 137 (15.39%) C#
4 87 (9.78%) C++
5 48 (5.39%) Python
6 40 (4.49%) JavaScript
7 38 (4.27%) Shell Script
8 36 (4.04%) Perl
9 27 (3.03%) C
10 26 (2.92%) Scala
11 17 (1.91%) PL/SQL
12 14 (1.57%) T-SQL
12 14 (1.57%) VBA
13 10 (1.12%) Korn
13 10 (1.12%) Bash Shell
14 9 (1.01%) Ruby
14 9 (1.01%) VB
15 8 (0.90%) PowerShell
16 6 (0.67%) F#
16 6 (0.67%) R
Qualifications
1 119 (13.37%) Degree
2 24 (2.70%) PMI Certification
3 15 (1.69%) PMP
4 12 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (1.35%) MCP
4 12 (1.35%) MCSE
4 12 (1.35%) ISEB
5 8 (0.90%) CISSP
5 8 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (0.90%) CISA
6 7 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (0.79%) CCNP
7 5 (0.56%) CCNA
7 5 (0.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 4 (0.45%) CRISC
8 4 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.34%) RHCE
9 3 (0.34%) RHCA
10 2 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (5.62%) MiFID
2 45 (5.06%) Dodd-Frank
3 43 (4.83%) EMIR
4 39 (4.38%) QA
5 18 (2.02%) Solvency II
6 10 (1.12%) FATCA
7 8 (0.90%) CRD IV
8 7 (0.79%) SLA
9 6 (0.67%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.45%) COBIT
10 4 (0.45%) COREP
10 4 (0.45%) FINREP
11 3 (0.34%) Basel II
12 2 (0.22%) Basel III
13 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (2.36%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.56%) VMware Server
4 4 (0.45%) XenApp
4 4 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.34%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.56%) SCCM
3 4 (0.45%) Puppet
4 3 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.34%) Ansible
5 2 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.22%) Nagios
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.11%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.11%) AppDNA
6 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 103 (11.57%) Oracle
2 90 (10.11%) Microsoft
3 27 (3.03%) TIBCO
4 25 (2.81%) Sybase
5 18 (2.02%) ServiceNow
6 16 (1.80%) HP
7 15 (1.69%) Cisco
8 13 (1.46%) Citrix
8 13 (1.46%) Informatica
9 12 (1.35%) Bloomberg
9 12 (1.35%) VMware
9 12 (1.35%) GoldenSource
10 11 (1.24%) Reuters
10 11 (1.24%) Hyperion
11 10 (1.12%) Actimize
12 9 (1.01%) Murex
13 8 (0.90%) Fidessa
13 8 (0.90%) SAP
14 7 (0.79%) F5
15 6 (0.67%) Juniper
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + benefit package + bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £65000 - £110000 per annum + benefits, pensions and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£84,000+ EXCELLENT package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Ins
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000 with benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + brillinat bonusesa and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago