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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Investment Banking
London / City of London
Rank 93 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
-35 0
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 148 300 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.96% 4.43% 4.27%
As % of the General category 5.12% 7.43% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 126 276 409
Median salary £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%

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
2889 4037 5822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 57.85% 59.58% 56.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2636 3623 4943
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Investment Banking as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking.

1 328 (100.00%) Banking
2 242 (73.78%) Finance
3 103 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (27.13%) Java
5 72 (21.95%) SQL
6 63 (19.21%) Front Office
7 59 (17.99%) C#
8 53 (16.16%) Unix
9 50 (15.24%) .NET
10 49 (14.94%) Equities
10 49 (14.94%) Fintech
11 48 (14.63%) Degree
12 44 (13.41%) Multithreading
12 44 (13.41%) SDLC
13 39 (11.89%) Risk Management
14 35 (10.67%) HTML
15 33 (10.06%) SQL Server
15 33 (10.06%) Scala
16 32 (9.76%) Low Latency
17 31 (9.45%) JavaScript
18 30 (9.15%) Oracle
18 30 (9.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 30 (9.15%) Data Management
19 29 (8.84%) TDD
19 29 (8.84%) Microsoft
19 29 (8.84%) Linux
19 29 (8.84%) Fixed Income
20 28 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
21 27 (8.23%) ASP.NET
21 27 (8.23%) JIRA

Investment Banking
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 14 (4.27%) Apache Spark
2 8 (2.44%) IIS
3 7 (2.13%) Confluence
4 5 (1.52%) Apache
4 5 (1.52%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.22%) Apache Pig
5 4 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (1.22%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.22%) nginx
5 4 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.61%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.61%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.30%) DataSynapse
8 1 (0.30%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.52%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.22%) MS Project
4 3 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.61%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.30%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 1 (0.30%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.66%) Google Cloud Platform
2 9 (2.74%) Google Compute Engine
3 6 (1.83%) GitHub
4 5 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.22%) IaaS
6 3 (0.91%) Bluemix
6 3 (0.91%) Google App Engine
6 3 (0.91%) IBM Cloud
6 3 (0.91%) PaaS
6 3 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.74%) LAN
1 9 (2.74%) WAN
2 5 (1.52%) Kerberos
3 4 (1.22%) Network Security
4 3 (0.91%) LDAP
5 2 (0.61%) SSL
6 1 (0.30%) FIX Connectivity
6 1 (0.30%) HTTP
6 1 (0.30%) SSH
6 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.06%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.01%) Hadoop
3 22 (6.71%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (5.79%) Big Data
5 15 (4.57%) Relational Database
6 14 (4.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (4.27%) NoSQL
7 10 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (2.74%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (2.44%) QlikView
10 7 (2.13%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 7 (2.13%) BusinessObjects XI
11 6 (1.83%) MySQL
11 6 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.83%) Star Schema
12 5 (1.52%) HBase
12 5 (1.52%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.91%) Hazelcast
13 3 (0.91%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 27 (8.23%) JIRA
2 16 (4.88%) Maven
3 12 (3.66%) Jenkins
4 8 (2.44%) JUnit
4 8 (2.44%) Visual Studio
5 7 (2.13%) IntelliJ
5 7 (2.13%) Selenium
6 5 (1.52%) Ant
6 5 (1.52%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.22%) Mockito
7 4 (1.22%) Subversion
8 3 (0.91%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.91%) Gradle
9 2 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.61%) Buildbot
9 2 (0.61%) Hudson
9 2 (0.61%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.30%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.30%) ERwin
10 1 (0.30%) Mocha
General
1 328 (100.00%) Banking
2 242 (73.78%) Finance
3 63 (19.21%) Front Office
4 15 (4.57%) Legal
5 14 (4.27%) Advertising
6 13 (3.96%) Financial Institution
7 8 (2.44%) Back Office
8 6 (1.83%) Retail
9 4 (1.22%) Games
9 4 (1.22%) Law
9 4 (1.22%) Prime Brokerage
9 4 (1.22%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.91%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.61%) French Language
11 2 (0.61%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.30%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 136 (41.46%) Developer
2 82 (25.00%) Analyst
3 61 (18.60%) Java Developer
4 45 (13.72%) Business Analyst
5 36 (10.98%) C# Developer
6 26 (7.93%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
7 25 (7.62%) Junior
8 22 (6.71%) Junior Developer
9 21 (6.40%) .NET Developer
10 20 (6.10%) Architect
10 20 (6.10%) C# .NET Developer
11 19 (5.79%) Investment Banking Java Developer
12 17 (5.18%) Project Manager
12 17 (5.18%) SQL Developer
13 15 (4.57%) Senior Developer
13 15 (4.57%) Support Analyst
14 14 (4.27%) Applications Support
14 14 (4.27%) Banking Analyst
15 13 (3.96%) ASP.NET Developer
15 13 (3.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (15.24%) .NET
2 35 (10.67%) HTML
3 27 (8.23%) ASP.NET
4 23 (7.01%) AngularJS
5 22 (6.71%) CSS
6 20 (6.10%) HTML5
7 15 (4.57%) J2SE
7 15 (4.57%) Java SE
7 15 (4.57%) jQuery
8 14 (4.27%) XML
9 12 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (3.66%) WPF
10 10 (3.05%) REST
11 9 (2.74%) SOAP
11 9 (2.74%) Spring
12 7 (2.13%) .NET Framework
12 7 (2.13%) FIX Protocol
12 7 (2.13%) JMS
12 7 (2.13%) Web Services
13 6 (1.83%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 49 (14.94%) Equities
1 49 (14.94%) Fintech
2 30 (9.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 29 (8.84%) Fixed Income
4 26 (7.93%) Derivative
4 26 (7.93%) Market Risk
5 18 (5.49%) Credit Risk
6 12 (3.66%) Computer Science
7 11 (3.35%) Hedge funds
8 9 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (2.44%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.83%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.83%) OTC Derivatives
11 5 (1.52%) SWIFT
12 4 (1.22%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 4 (1.22%) Social Media
13 3 (0.91%) iPad
13 3 (0.91%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.91%) Reference Data
13 3 (0.91%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 53 (16.16%) Unix
2 29 (8.84%) Linux
3 23 (7.01%) Windows
4 8 (2.44%) Solaris
5 6 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.52%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.22%) Android
7 4 (1.22%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.61%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.61%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.30%) AIX
10 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (13.41%) Multithreading
2 44 (13.41%) SDLC
3 39 (11.89%) Risk Management
4 32 (9.76%) Low Latency
5 30 (9.15%) Data Management
6 29 (8.84%) TDD
7 28 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (7.62%) Asset Management
9 24 (7.32%) Project Management
10 23 (7.01%) Concurrent Programming
11 21 (6.40%) Scrum
12 20 (6.10%) Electronic Trading
13 19 (5.79%) Data Modelling
13 19 (5.79%) Mathematics
14 16 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (4.57%) Business Analysis
15 15 (4.57%) OO
16 14 (4.27%) Investment Management
16 14 (4.27%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (27.13%) Java
2 72 (21.95%) SQL
3 59 (17.99%) C#
4 33 (10.06%) Scala
5 31 (9.45%) JavaScript
6 25 (7.62%) C++
7 23 (7.01%) Python
8 20 (6.10%) C
9 11 (3.35%) Haskell
9 11 (3.35%) Perl
10 10 (3.05%) Shell Script
11 8 (2.44%) VBA
12 6 (1.83%) F#
13 5 (1.52%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.52%) CoffeeScript
13 5 (1.52%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.22%) PHP
14 4 (1.22%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.22%) VB
15 3 (0.91%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 48 (14.63%) Degree
2 9 (2.74%) CISA
2 9 (2.74%) CRISC
3 4 (1.22%) MCSE
3 4 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.22%) OCMJD
3 4 (1.22%) PhD
3 4 (1.22%) Sun Certification
4 3 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.30%) CISM
5 1 (0.30%) CISSP
5 1 (0.30%) ISEB
5 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.30%) PMP
5 1 (0.30%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.79%) MiFID
2 5 (1.52%) QA
3 3 (0.91%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (0.91%) IFRS
4 1 (0.30%) EMIR
4 1 (0.30%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.30%) SEPA
System Software
1 12 (3.66%) Docker
2 6 (1.83%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.91%) NFS
4 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (4.57%) Ansible
2 7 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (2.13%) Puppet
3 6 (1.83%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (0.61%) Control-M
5 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.30%) Nagios
5 1 (0.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (9.15%) Oracle
2 29 (8.84%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.66%) Google
4 10 (3.05%) TIBCO
5 9 (2.74%) Charles River
6 8 (2.44%) Informatica
7 6 (1.83%) HP
7 6 (1.83%) IBM
7 6 (1.83%) Murex
7 6 (1.83%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.52%) Cisco
8 5 (1.52%) Sybase
9 4 (1.22%) Bloomberg
9 4 (1.22%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.22%) GigaSpaces
9 4 (1.22%) Juniper
9 4 (1.22%) Reuters
9 4 (1.22%) Sun
9 4 (1.22%) Telerik
9 4 (1.22%) VMware
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus,Pension,Training
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Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Banking bonus + excellent bens
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £75000 - £90999 per annum + bonus + flex bens package
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