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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 44 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 607 941 929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.09% 7.77% 7.11%
As % of the General category 8.74% 12.70% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 532 811 875
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £97,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
6942 7408 8090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 58.26% 61.15% 61.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5684 6559 7391
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 £82,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014, 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 1286 (100.00%) Banking
2 773 (60.11%) Finance
3 436 (33.90%) Java
4 395 (30.72%) SQL
5 322 (25.04%) Front Office
6 292 (22.71%) UNIX
7 262 (20.37%) SQL Server
8 252 (19.60%) Oracle
9 241 (18.74%) Equities
10 198 (15.40%) Agile Software Development
11 189 (14.70%) Linux
12 188 (14.62%) C#
13 177 (13.76%) Degree
14 175 (13.61%) .NET
15 167 (12.99%) C++
16 165 (12.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 164 (12.75%) Derivative
18 144 (11.20%) Project Management
19 142 (11.04%) Windows
20 136 (10.58%) Fixed Income
21 132 (10.26%) Risk Management
22 129 (10.03%) Multithreading
23 118 (9.18%) Low Latency
24 112 (8.71%) OO
25 111 (8.63%) QA
26 99 (7.70%) Microsoft
27 97 (7.54%) Computer Science
28 88 (6.84%) TIBCO
29 82 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
30 81 (6.30%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 42 (3.27%) MQSeries
2 35 (2.72%) SharePoint
3 32 (2.49%) WebLogic
4 28 (2.18%) Oracle Coherence
5 24 (1.87%) TIBCO EMS
6 22 (1.71%) IIS
7 12 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
8 11 (0.86%) MS Exchange
9 8 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (0.47%) Confluence
10 6 (0.47%) GemFire
10 6 (0.47%) Apache
10 6 (0.47%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.47%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.39%) SAS
11 5 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.31%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.31%) Node.js
13 3 (0.23%) Oracle Service Bus
13 3 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 81 (6.30%) MS Excel
2 31 (2.41%) MS Office
3 19 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.70%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.70%) MS Project
5 8 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.31%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.16%) SPSS
8 1 (0.078%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.078%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 14 (1.09%) BusinessWorks
1 14 (1.09%) TIBCO iProcess
2 13 (1.01%) Markit EDM
3 8 (0.62%) Summit
4 5 (0.39%) Eagle PACE
4 5 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (0.23%) Eikon
5 3 (0.23%) Kondor+
5 3 (0.23%) LatentZero
5 3 (0.23%) HFM
5 3 (0.23%) Adaptiv
5 3 (0.23%) RMDS
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.16%) Front Arena
6 2 (0.16%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 1 (0.078%) Oracle FAH
7 1 (0.078%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (2.33%) SAN
2 23 (1.79%) Firewall
3 18 (1.40%) DNS
4 16 (1.24%) TCP/IP
5 12 (0.93%) DHCP
6 9 (0.70%) BGP
7 8 (0.62%) FTP
8 7 (0.54%) EIGRP
8 7 (0.54%) OSPF
9 6 (0.47%) Intranet
10 5 (0.39%) MPLS
10 5 (0.39%) LDAP
10 5 (0.39%) VoIP
10 5 (0.39%) WAN
10 5 (0.39%) NAS
10 5 (0.39%) tcpdump
11 4 (0.31%) IP Telephony
12 3 (0.23%) SSH
12 3 (0.23%) SMTP
12 3 (0.23%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (20.37%) SQL Server
2 82 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
3 81 (6.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 52 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 45 (3.50%) Relational Database
6 42 (3.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 39 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 26 (2.02%) Oracle Database
9 22 (1.71%) Data Mining
10 19 (1.48%) KDB
11 18 (1.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 18 (1.40%) OLAP
11 18 (1.40%) Big Data
12 16 (1.24%) RDBMS
12 16 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
13 15 (1.17%) Oracle OLAP
14 14 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
15 13 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
16 12 (0.93%) MongoDB
17 11 (0.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 49 (3.81%) QuickTest Pro
2 39 (3.03%) JIRA
3 38 (2.95%) Subversion
4 37 (2.88%) JUnit
5 34 (2.64%) Maven
6 21 (1.63%) Selenium
7 12 (0.93%) Eclipse
8 11 (0.86%) FitNesse
8 11 (0.86%) TeamCity
8 11 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (0.78%) Git (software)
9 10 (0.78%) Mockito
10 9 (0.70%) WebDriver
10 9 (0.70%) Cucumber
10 9 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
11 8 (0.62%) Toad
11 8 (0.62%) MSI
11 8 (0.62%) Visual Studio Team System
11 8 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 7 (0.54%) SpecFlow
General
1 1286 (100.00%) Banking
2 773 (60.11%) Finance
3 322 (25.04%) Front Office
4 78 (6.07%) Legal
5 64 (4.98%) Back Office
6 57 (4.43%) Telecoms
7 38 (2.95%) Financial Institution
7 38 (2.95%) Retail
8 14 (1.09%) Retail Banking
9 13 (1.01%) International Banking
10 12 (0.93%) Games
11 11 (0.86%) Corporate Banking
11 11 (0.86%) General Ledger
12 8 (0.62%) French Language
13 6 (0.47%) Private Banking
13 6 (0.47%) Marketing
14 4 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.31%) Advertising
14 4 (0.31%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 492 (38.26%) Developer
2 271 (21.07%) Analyst
3 229 (17.81%) Java Developer
4 120 (9.33%) Business Analyst
5 72 (5.60%) Architect
5 72 (5.60%) Senior Developer
6 66 (5.13%) Applications Support
7 63 (4.90%) Support Analyst
8 61 (4.74%) C# Developer
9 56 (4.35%) Project Manager
10 48 (3.73%) .NET Developer
10 48 (3.73%) C++ Developer
11 39 (3.03%) Consultant
12 37 (2.88%) Test Analyst
13 33 (2.57%) Senior Analyst
14 26 (2.02%) SQL Developer
14 26 (2.02%) Senior .NET Developer
15 25 (1.94%) Front Office Developer
16 24 (1.87%) Technical Architect
17 23 (1.79%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (13.61%) .NET
2 79 (6.14%) Spring
3 70 (5.44%) XML
4 64 (4.98%) J2EE
5 60 (4.67%) HTML
6 54 (4.20%) Middleware
7 46 (3.58%) ASP.NET
8 44 (3.42%) Java EE
8 44 (3.42%) WPF
9 41 (3.19%) HTML5
10 34 (2.64%) .NET Framework
11 29 (2.26%) CSS
12 27 (2.10%) Hibernate
13 23 (1.79%) Web Services
14 22 (1.71%) WCF
15 19 (1.48%) FIX Protocol
16 18 (1.40%) JMS
17 17 (1.32%) XSD
18 15 (1.17%) XSLT
18 15 (1.17%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 241 (18.74%) Equities
2 165 (12.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 164 (12.75%) Derivative
4 136 (10.58%) Fixed Income
5 97 (7.54%) Computer Science
6 69 (5.37%) Market Risk
7 66 (5.13%) Credit Risk
8 57 (4.43%) Enterprise Software
9 32 (2.49%) Reference Data
9 32 (2.49%) Hedge funds
10 30 (2.33%) Mathematics
11 28 (2.18%) Open Source
12 21 (1.63%) Equity Derivative
13 13 (1.01%) Data Integration
14 10 (0.78%) Clustering
15 9 (0.70%) Credit Derivative
15 9 (0.70%) SWIFT
16 8 (0.62%) Client/Server
17 7 (0.54%) Replication
18 6 (0.47%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 292 (22.71%) UNIX
2 189 (14.70%) Linux
3 142 (11.04%) Windows
4 18 (1.40%) NetWare
5 17 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (1.32%) Solaris
6 16 (1.24%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (0.62%) AIX
8 7 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.47%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.39%) Android
11 4 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.23%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.078%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.078%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (15.40%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (11.20%) Project Management
3 132 (10.26%) Risk Management
4 129 (10.03%) Multithreading
5 118 (9.18%) Low Latency
6 112 (8.71%) OO
7 79 (6.14%) TDD
8 78 (6.07%) Data Management
8 78 (6.07%) Business Analysis
9 73 (5.68%) Scrum
10 72 (5.60%) Asset Management
11 70 (5.44%) Software Engineering
12 67 (5.21%) ETL
13 66 (5.13%) Waterfall
14 64 (4.98%) Analytics
15 62 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
16 56 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
17 50 (3.89%) Data Modelling
18 49 (3.81%) Migration
19 48 (3.73%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 436 (33.90%) Java
2 395 (30.72%) SQL
3 188 (14.62%) C#
4 167 (12.99%) C++
5 80 (6.22%) Perl
6 69 (5.37%) C
7 68 (5.29%) Python
8 61 (4.74%) JavaScript
9 45 (3.50%) T-SQL
10 39 (3.03%) Shell Script
11 28 (2.18%) Ruby
12 26 (2.02%) VBA
13 23 (1.79%) VB
13 23 (1.79%) Groovy
14 22 (1.71%) PL/SQL
15 18 (1.40%) Bash Shell
16 17 (1.32%) PowerShell
17 15 (1.17%) Scala
18 14 (1.09%) VBScript
19 9 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 177 (13.76%) Degree
2 24 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 16 (1.24%) PMP
4 16 (1.24%) PMI Certification
5 12 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (0.78%) CCNP
7 9 (0.70%) CCNA
7 9 (0.70%) CCIE
8 7 (0.54%) CISSP
9 5 (0.39%) ACCA
10 4 (0.31%) MCP
10 4 (0.31%) ISEB
10 4 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.23%) RHCA
11 3 (0.23%) RHCT
11 3 (0.23%) MCSE
11 3 (0.23%) RHCE
12 2 (0.16%) CISA
12 2 (0.16%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (8.63%) QA
2 21 (1.63%) EMIR
3 17 (1.32%) Dodd-Frank
4 16 (1.24%) SLA
5 7 (0.54%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.54%) COREP
6 6 (0.47%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.31%) MiFID
7 4 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.31%) Basel III
7 4 (0.31%) AIFMD
8 3 (0.23%) FATCA
8 3 (0.23%) Basel II
9 2 (0.16%) FINREP
9 2 (0.16%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.078%) UCITS
System Software
1 38 (2.95%) Active Directory
2 29 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (0.78%) vSphere
5 9 (0.70%) VMware Workstation
6 8 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (0.47%) NFS
8 5 (0.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 4 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.23%) XenApp
11 2 (0.16%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (0.16%) Platform Symphony
11 2 (0.16%) Samba
11 2 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.16%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.078%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.078%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.078%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 19 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (1.32%) Control-M
3 14 (1.09%) SCCM
4 10 (0.78%) SCOM
5 9 (0.70%) Data Guard
6 7 (0.54%) WSUS
6 7 (0.54%) NetBackup
6 7 (0.54%) Tivoli
6 7 (0.54%) ITRS Geneos
7 5 (0.39%) Nagios
8 4 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (0.23%) Cobbler
9 3 (0.23%) CFEngine
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 2 (0.16%) CA Spectrum
10 2 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.16%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (0.16%) CiscoWorks
10 2 (0.16%) SolarWinds Orion
11 1 (0.078%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 252 (19.60%) Oracle
2 99 (7.70%) Microsoft
3 88 (6.84%) TIBCO
4 57 (4.43%) Sybase
5 35 (2.72%) VMware
6 33 (2.57%) JBoss
7 32 (2.49%) Citrix
8 29 (2.26%) Cisco
9 25 (1.94%) Business Objects
10 20 (1.56%) Fidessa
11 19 (1.48%) SAP
11 19 (1.48%) HP
12 17 (1.32%) Bloomberg
13 16 (1.24%) Murex
14 15 (1.17%) Calypso
15 14 (1.09%) Charles River
16 13 (1.01%) ION Trading
16 13 (1.01%) IBM
16 13 (1.01%) Fiserv
17 11 (0.86%) Red Hat
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + good bonus + generous package
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + + Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £95 - £110 per annum + + Bonus + work from home + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + + Bonus + work from home + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: c.60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £47500 - £55000 per annum + ASAP, Negiotable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bank of America
Posted: 2 days ago