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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 57 43 25
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -18
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 453 673 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.46% 5.29% 6.99%
As % of the General category 7.74% 8.93% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 406 568 688
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.78%
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
5856 7534 6863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 57.59% 59.24% 58.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4844 6252 5896
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,624 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +0.29%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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.

1 879 (100.00%) Banking
2 478 (54.38%) Finance
3 276 (31.40%) Front Office
4 245 (27.87%) SQL
5 212 (24.12%) Java
6 150 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
7 128 (14.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 126 (14.33%) UNIX
9 122 (13.88%) Microsoft
10 116 (13.20%) C#
11 111 (12.63%) Windows
12 103 (11.72%) Degree
13 98 (11.15%) Business Analysis
14 91 (10.35%) Project Management
14 91 (10.35%) Oracle
14 91 (10.35%) Equities
15 88 (10.01%) Derivative
16 87 (9.90%) Linux
17 86 (9.78%) Fixed Income
18 85 (9.67%) SQL Server
19 82 (9.33%) C++
19 82 (9.33%) ITIL
20 81 (9.22%) Data Management
21 76 (8.65%) Financial Institution
22 71 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
23 69 (7.85%) .NET
24 68 (7.74%) Active Directory
25 67 (7.62%) Risk Management
26 64 (7.28%) Multithreading
27 63 (7.17%) Blackberry

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 30 (3.41%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.82%) WebLogic
3 13 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
3 13 (1.48%) MS Exchange
4 12 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (1.02%) MQSeries
6 7 (0.80%) Confluence
6 7 (0.80%) GemFire
7 6 (0.68%) K2 blackpearl
7 6 (0.68%) SAS
7 6 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (0.57%) FileNet
8 5 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (0.46%) JBoss
10 3 (0.34%) Node.js
10 3 (0.34%) CMS
10 3 (0.34%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.34%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 47 (5.35%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (1.59%) MS Office
4 13 (1.48%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.57%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.46%) SPSS
7 2 (0.23%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 14 (1.59%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 7 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (0.68%) Endur
4 4 (0.46%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (0.46%) TIBCO iProcess
5 3 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.34%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
6 2 (0.23%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.23%) ION MarketView
6 2 (0.23%) assyst
7 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.11%) SAP InfiniteInsight
7 1 (0.11%) Cognos Planning
7 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.11%) Summit
7 1 (0.11%) FLEXCUBE
7 1 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.11%) Autonomy Scrittura
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.23%) Force.com
2 2 (0.23%) Google Compute Engine
2 2 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.11%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.02%) SAN
1 9 (1.02%) Firewall
1 9 (1.02%) VLAN
2 7 (0.80%) DSL
2 7 (0.80%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (0.68%) NetScaler
3 6 (0.68%) Internet
3 6 (0.68%) VPN
4 4 (0.46%) LAN
4 4 (0.46%) WAN
4 4 (0.46%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.46%) IP Telephony
4 4 (0.46%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (0.46%) Network Security
5 3 (0.34%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.23%) DNS
6 2 (0.23%) Intranet
6 2 (0.23%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.23%) Wireless
6 2 (0.23%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (9.67%) SQL Server
2 30 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (2.39%) NoSQL
5 20 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (2.16%) MySQL
7 18 (2.05%) QlikView
8 15 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (1.71%) Hadoop
9 14 (1.59%) Relational Database
10 13 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
11 12 (1.37%) Big Data
12 10 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.80%) Oracle ODI
13 7 (0.80%) Oracle Database
14 6 (0.68%) BusinessObjects XI
14 6 (0.68%) MongoDB
14 6 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (1.48%) Maven
1 13 (1.48%) JIRA
2 12 (1.37%) Selenium
3 10 (1.14%) WebDriver
4 9 (1.02%) Jenkins
5 8 (0.91%) Moq
5 8 (0.91%) TeamCity
6 7 (0.80%) Rhino Mocks
6 7 (0.80%) NUnit
6 7 (0.80%) Hudson
7 6 (0.68%) SpecFlow
8 5 (0.57%) Cucumber
8 5 (0.57%) Calabash
8 5 (0.57%) Appium
8 5 (0.57%) Subversion
9 4 (0.46%) JMeter
9 4 (0.46%) JUnit
9 4 (0.46%) Visual Studio
9 4 (0.46%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.46%) SoapUI
General
1 879 (100.00%) Banking
2 478 (54.38%) Finance
3 276 (31.40%) Front Office
4 76 (8.65%) Financial Institution
5 54 (6.14%) Back Office
5 54 (6.14%) Legal
6 52 (5.92%) Retail
7 25 (2.84%) Retail Banking
8 13 (1.48%) Telecoms
9 7 (0.80%) Corporate Banking
9 7 (0.80%) Wholesale Banking
10 5 (0.57%) Advertising
11 4 (0.46%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.11%) Games
12 1 (0.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 300 (34.13%) Developer
2 266 (30.26%) Analyst
3 137 (15.59%) Business Analyst
4 122 (13.88%) Java Developer
5 95 (10.81%) Support Analyst
6 60 (6.83%) Desktop Support
7 54 (6.14%) C# Developer
8 52 (5.92%) Desktop Analyst
8 52 (5.92%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 48 (5.46%) Senior Developer
10 45 (5.12%) Applications Support
11 35 (3.98%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
12 34 (3.87%) Project Manager
13 33 (3.75%) Banking Business Analyst
14 30 (3.41%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
14 30 (3.41%) Architect
15 29 (3.30%) C++ Developer
16 20 (2.28%) .NET Developer
17 19 (2.16%) Senior Java Developer
17 19 (2.16%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (7.85%) .NET
2 38 (4.32%) HTML
3 36 (4.10%) ASP.NET
4 27 (3.07%) Spring
5 26 (2.96%) AngularJS
6 25 (2.84%) FIX Protocol
6 25 (2.84%) WCF
6 25 (2.84%) HTML5
7 24 (2.73%) XML
8 23 (2.62%) WPF
9 19 (2.16%) J2EE
10 18 (2.05%) SOAP
11 17 (1.93%) STL
12 15 (1.71%) Web Services
12 15 (1.71%) Middleware
12 15 (1.71%) .NET Framework
13 14 (1.59%) Hibernate
14 13 (1.48%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (1.48%) Entity Framework
15 12 (1.37%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 128 (14.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 91 (10.35%) Equities
3 88 (10.01%) Derivative
4 86 (9.78%) Fixed Income
5 71 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
6 63 (7.17%) Blackberry
7 56 (6.37%) Computer Science
8 35 (3.98%) Hedge funds
9 30 (3.41%) Data Structures
10 23 (2.62%) Equity Derivative
11 22 (2.50%) Algorithms
12 20 (2.28%) Market Risk
13 19 (2.16%) Mathematics
13 19 (2.16%) SWIFT
14 18 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
15 17 (1.93%) Reference Data
15 17 (1.93%) PMI
16 15 (1.71%) Data Centre
17 14 (1.59%) Management Information System
17 14 (1.59%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 126 (14.33%) UNIX
2 111 (12.63%) Windows
3 87 (9.90%) Linux
4 61 (6.94%) Windows 7
5 9 (1.02%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.02%) Solaris
6 4 (0.46%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.34%) AIX
7 3 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.23%) SUSE
8 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (11.15%) Business Analysis
3 91 (10.35%) Project Management
4 82 (9.33%) ITIL
5 81 (9.22%) Data Management
6 67 (7.62%) Risk Management
7 64 (7.28%) Multithreading
8 62 (7.05%) SDLC
9 60 (6.83%) Service Management
10 54 (6.14%) Service Delivery
11 52 (5.92%) Analytics
12 51 (5.80%) Low Latency
13 50 (5.69%) OO
13 50 (5.69%) TDD
14 49 (5.57%) Business Continuity
14 49 (5.57%) Business Continuity Management
15 48 (5.46%) Algorithmic Trading
16 44 (5.01%) Business Intelligence
17 41 (4.66%) Scrum
18 36 (4.10%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 245 (27.87%) SQL
2 212 (24.12%) Java
3 116 (13.20%) C#
4 82 (9.33%) C++
5 47 (5.35%) Shell Script
6 44 (5.01%) JavaScript
7 35 (3.98%) Perl
8 29 (3.30%) Python
9 26 (2.96%) PowerShell
10 23 (2.62%) C
11 18 (2.05%) PL/SQL
12 16 (1.82%) VBA
13 14 (1.59%) Korn
14 13 (1.48%) VB
15 10 (1.14%) Bash Shell
16 9 (1.02%) Scala
16 9 (1.02%) Objective-C
17 6 (0.68%) R
17 6 (0.68%) T-SQL
17 6 (0.68%) PHP
Qualifications
1 103 (11.72%) Degree
2 49 (5.57%) MCP
2 49 (5.57%) MCSE
2 49 (5.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (2.84%) PMI Certification
4 11 (1.25%) PMP
4 11 (1.25%) ISEB
5 10 (1.14%) CISSP
6 7 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (0.68%) CISA
7 6 (0.68%) CCA
7 6 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (0.46%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 2 (0.23%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.23%) CCNP
10 2 (0.23%) CCNA
10 2 (0.23%) CCVP
10 2 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.73%) QA
2 19 (2.16%) Dodd-Frank
3 17 (1.93%) EMIR
4 13 (1.48%) SLA
4 13 (1.48%) MiFID
5 10 (1.14%) Solvency II
6 7 (0.80%) COBIT
7 6 (0.68%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.57%) FATCA
9 4 (0.46%) CRD IV
9 4 (0.46%) COREP
9 4 (0.46%) FINREP
9 4 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.34%) Basel III
11 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.11%) Basel II
12 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 1 (0.11%) AIFMD
12 1 (0.11%) UCITS
System Software
1 68 (7.74%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.59%) XenApp
3 11 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.91%) VMware Server
5 6 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.46%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.11%) Samba
8 1 (0.11%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 12 (1.37%) SCCM
2 7 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.11%) Puppet
3 1 (0.11%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.11%) Netcool
3 1 (0.11%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (0.11%) Nagios
3 1 (0.11%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 122 (13.88%) Microsoft
2 91 (10.35%) Oracle
3 50 (5.69%) ServiceNow
4 38 (4.32%) Sybase
5 36 (4.10%) TIBCO
6 26 (2.96%) Citrix
7 17 (1.93%) IBM
8 16 (1.82%) VMware
9 15 (1.71%) Hyperion
9 15 (1.71%) SAP
10 13 (1.48%) Cisco
10 13 (1.48%) Business Objects
11 11 (1.25%) Fidessa
11 11 (1.25%) Informatica
11 11 (1.25%) Reuters
12 10 (1.14%) HP
13 9 (1.02%) Murex
13 9 (1.02%) Bloomberg
14 8 (0.91%) GoldenSource
15 7 (0.80%) Tableau
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum Contractors also considered - rate up to £700
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: Competitive salary + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + uncapped bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £75000 - £110000 per annum + 10% bonus and bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago