The first 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 39 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 669 1001 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.42% 8.38% 7.22%
As % of the General category 9.22% 13.66% 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 577 868 878
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
General Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
7253 7327 8055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 58.73% 61.34% 61.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5921 6430 7336
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 £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Investment Banking
London

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 1289 (100.00%) Banking
2 777 (60.28%) Finance
3 423 (32.82%) Java
4 400 (31.03%) SQL
5 310 (24.05%) Front Office
6 286 (22.19%) UNIX
7 253 (19.63%) Oracle
8 249 (19.32%) SQL Server
9 245 (19.01%) Equities
10 194 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
11 191 (14.82%) Linux
12 183 (14.20%) C#
13 178 (13.81%) Degree
14 174 (13.50%) Derivative
15 169 (13.11%) C++
16 165 (12.80%) .NET
17 161 (12.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 154 (11.95%) Project Management
19 141 (10.94%) Risk Management
20 137 (10.63%) Fixed Income
21 134 (10.40%) Windows
22 130 (10.09%) Multithreading
23 115 (8.92%) QA
24 114 (8.84%) Low Latency
25 100 (7.76%) OO
26 99 (7.68%) Microsoft
27 89 (6.90%) Computer Science
28 88 (6.83%) TIBCO
29 82 (6.36%) Data Management
30 80 (6.21%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (3.26%) MQSeries
2 32 (2.48%) SharePoint
3 29 (2.25%) WebLogic
4 24 (1.86%) TIBCO EMS
4 24 (1.86%) Oracle Coherence
5 22 (1.71%) IIS
6 14 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
7 11 (0.85%) MS Exchange
8 8 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (0.54%) WebSphere
9 7 (0.54%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.47%) Apache
10 6 (0.47%) GemFire
10 6 (0.47%) Confluence
11 5 (0.39%) SAS
11 5 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.31%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.31%) Node.js
13 3 (0.23%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 73 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 29 (2.25%) MS Office
3 24 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.01%) MS Project
5 10 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.78%) Acrobat
6 8 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
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 12 (0.93%) Markit EDM
3 8 (0.62%) Summit
4 5 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (0.39%) Eagle PACE
5 3 (0.23%) Eikon
5 3 (0.23%) LatentZero
5 3 (0.23%) HFM
5 3 (0.23%) Adaptiv
5 3 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.23%) RMDS
6 2 (0.16%) Front Arena
6 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.16%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 1 (0.078%) Oracle FAH
7 1 (0.078%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.078%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.25%) SAN
2 18 (1.40%) DNS
2 18 (1.40%) Firewall
3 17 (1.32%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.78%) DHCP
4 10 (0.78%) FTP
5 7 (0.54%) BGP
6 6 (0.47%) tcpdump
6 6 (0.47%) LDAP
6 6 (0.47%) Intranet
7 5 (0.39%) VoIP
7 5 (0.39%) WAN
7 5 (0.39%) EIGRP
7 5 (0.39%) OSPF
7 5 (0.39%) NAS
8 4 (0.31%) Multicast
8 4 (0.31%) IP Telephony
9 3 (0.23%) SSH
9 3 (0.23%) SMTP
9 3 (0.23%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (19.32%) SQL Server
2 77 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 75 (5.82%) Data Warehouse
4 52 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 46 (3.57%) Relational Database
6 44 (3.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 40 (3.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 28 (2.17%) Oracle Database
9 23 (1.78%) Data Mining
10 19 (1.47%) KDB
11 17 (1.32%) Big Data
12 16 (1.24%) RDBMS
12 16 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
13 15 (1.16%) OLAP
14 14 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 14 (1.09%) MongoDB
15 13 (1.01%) NoSQL
15 13 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
15 13 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
16 12 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 51 (3.96%) QuickTest Pro
2 40 (3.10%) Subversion
3 39 (3.03%) JIRA
4 37 (2.87%) JUnit
5 30 (2.33%) Maven
6 21 (1.63%) Selenium
7 14 (1.09%) Eclipse
8 13 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (1.01%) TeamCity
9 11 (0.85%) Mockito
9 11 (0.85%) FitNesse
10 10 (0.78%) Visual Studio Team System
10 10 (0.78%) Toad
10 10 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
11 9 (0.70%) Git (software)
11 9 (0.70%) WebDriver
12 8 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 8 (0.62%) MSI
13 7 (0.54%) Visual Studio
13 7 (0.54%) Cucumber
General
1 1289 (100.00%) Banking
2 777 (60.28%) Finance
3 310 (24.05%) Front Office
4 78 (6.05%) Legal
5 72 (5.59%) Back Office
6 57 (4.42%) Telecoms
7 41 (3.18%) Retail
8 34 (2.64%) Financial Institution
9 21 (1.63%) Corporate Banking
10 19 (1.47%) Retail Banking
11 12 (0.93%) Games
11 12 (0.93%) International Banking
12 11 (0.85%) General Ledger
13 10 (0.78%) Private Banking
14 8 (0.62%) French Language
15 6 (0.47%) Marketing
16 4 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.31%) Advertising
16 4 (0.31%) Spanish Language
17 3 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 477 (37.01%) Developer
2 280 (21.72%) Analyst
3 223 (17.30%) Java Developer
4 130 (10.09%) Business Analyst
5 78 (6.05%) Architect
6 71 (5.51%) Senior Developer
7 66 (5.12%) Project Manager
8 62 (4.81%) Applications Support
8 62 (4.81%) C# Developer
9 61 (4.73%) Support Analyst
10 50 (3.88%) C++ Developer
11 39 (3.03%) .NET Developer
12 37 (2.87%) Consultant
13 36 (2.79%) Test Analyst
14 33 (2.56%) Senior Analyst
15 29 (2.25%) Lead Architect
16 27 (2.09%) Senior Java Developer
17 26 (2.02%) Banking Business Analyst
18 25 (1.94%) Front Office Developer
19 24 (1.86%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (12.80%) .NET
2 73 (5.66%) Spring
3 67 (5.20%) J2EE
4 66 (5.12%) XML
5 55 (4.27%) HTML
5 55 (4.27%) Middleware
6 47 (3.65%) ASP.NET
7 46 (3.57%) WPF
8 43 (3.34%) Java EE
9 40 (3.10%) HTML5
10 30 (2.33%) .NET Framework
11 25 (1.94%) WCF
12 24 (1.86%) Web Services
13 23 (1.78%) Hibernate
13 23 (1.78%) CSS
14 20 (1.55%) FIX Protocol
15 18 (1.40%) JMS
16 17 (1.32%) XSD
17 16 (1.24%) Silverlight
18 15 (1.16%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 245 (19.01%) Equities
2 174 (13.50%) Derivative
3 161 (12.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 137 (10.63%) Fixed Income
5 89 (6.90%) Computer Science
6 69 (5.35%) Credit Risk
7 64 (4.97%) Market Risk
8 59 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
9 41 (3.18%) Hedge funds
10 31 (2.40%) Reference Data
10 31 (2.40%) Mathematics
11 23 (1.78%) Equity Derivative
11 23 (1.78%) Open Source
12 13 (1.01%) Data Integration
12 13 (1.01%) Credit Derivative
13 11 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
14 10 (0.78%) Clustering
14 10 (0.78%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 9 (0.70%) Client/Server
16 8 (0.62%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 286 (22.19%) UNIX
2 191 (14.82%) Linux
3 134 (10.40%) Windows
4 21 (1.63%) Solaris
5 18 (1.40%) NetWare
5 18 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (1.16%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.54%) AIX
9 5 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.31%) Android
10 4 (0.31%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (0.23%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.16%) CentOS
13 1 (0.078%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.078%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (11.95%) Project Management
3 141 (10.94%) Risk Management
4 130 (10.09%) Multithreading
5 114 (8.84%) Low Latency
6 100 (7.76%) OO
7 82 (6.36%) Data Management
8 79 (6.13%) TDD
8 79 (6.13%) Business Analysis
9 78 (6.05%) Asset Management
10 76 (5.90%) Scrum
11 72 (5.59%) Software Engineering
12 69 (5.35%) Waterfall
13 65 (5.04%) Analytics
14 62 (4.81%) ETL
15 56 (4.34%) Technical Architecture
16 55 (4.27%) Business Intelligence
16 55 (4.27%) Data Modelling
17 52 (4.03%) UML
17 52 (4.03%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 423 (32.82%) Java
2 400 (31.03%) SQL
3 183 (14.20%) C#
4 169 (13.11%) C++
5 80 (6.21%) Perl
6 73 (5.66%) C
7 63 (4.89%) Python
8 58 (4.50%) JavaScript
9 40 (3.10%) Shell Script
9 40 (3.10%) T-SQL
10 28 (2.17%) Ruby
11 24 (1.86%) VBA
12 23 (1.78%) VB
13 22 (1.71%) PL/SQL
14 18 (1.40%) Groovy
15 16 (1.24%) Scala
16 15 (1.16%) PowerShell
17 14 (1.09%) Bash Shell
17 14 (1.09%) VBScript
18 7 (0.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 178 (13.81%) Degree
2 19 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 18 (1.40%) PMI Certification
4 17 (1.32%) PMP
5 10 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.62%) CCNP
7 7 (0.54%) CCIE
7 7 (0.54%) CISSP
8 6 (0.47%) CCNA
9 5 (0.39%) ACCA
10 4 (0.31%) RHCE
10 4 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.23%) ISEB
11 3 (0.23%) MCP
11 3 (0.23%) MCSE
11 3 (0.23%) RHCA
11 3 (0.23%) RHCT
12 2 (0.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.16%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (8.92%) QA
2 25 (1.94%) EMIR
3 21 (1.63%) Dodd-Frank
4 14 (1.09%) SLA
5 7 (0.54%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.54%) COREP
6 6 (0.47%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.47%) MiFID
7 5 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.39%) FATCA
7 5 (0.39%) AIFMD
8 4 (0.31%) Basel III
9 3 (0.23%) Basel II
10 2 (0.16%) FINREP
10 2 (0.16%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.078%) UCITS
System Software
1 35 (2.72%) Active Directory
2 31 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (0.70%) vSphere
5 8 (0.62%) VMware Workstation
5 8 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (0.47%) NFS
7 5 (0.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 5 (0.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (0.23%) XenApp
9 2 (0.16%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.16%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 2 (0.16%) Samba
9 2 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.078%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.078%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.078%) Platform Symphony
10 1 (0.078%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (1.24%) Control-M
3 13 (1.01%) SCCM
4 9 (0.70%) Data Guard
5 8 (0.62%) SCOM
6 7 (0.54%) WSUS
6 7 (0.54%) ITRS Geneos
7 6 (0.47%) NetBackup
7 6 (0.47%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.39%) Nagios
9 4 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (0.23%) CFEngine
10 3 (0.23%) Cobbler
10 3 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.16%) Puppet
11 2 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 2 (0.16%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 2 (0.16%) CA Spectrum
11 2 (0.16%) CiscoWorks
11 2 (0.16%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 253 (19.63%) Oracle
2 99 (7.68%) Microsoft
3 88 (6.83%) TIBCO
4 66 (5.12%) Sybase
5 36 (2.79%) VMware
6 33 (2.56%) JBoss
6 33 (2.56%) Cisco
7 29 (2.25%) Citrix
8 26 (2.02%) Business Objects
9 20 (1.55%) HP
10 17 (1.32%) SAP
11 16 (1.24%) Murex
11 16 (1.24%) Fidessa
12 14 (1.09%) Bloomberg
12 14 (1.09%) ION Trading
13 13 (1.01%) Charles River
13 13 (1.01%) Adobe
13 13 (1.01%) Calypso
14 12 (0.93%) IBM
14 12 (0.93%) Red Hat
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £55000.0000 - £65000.0000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Bank of America
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £55000.0000 - £65000.0000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £47500 - £55000 per annum + ASAP, Negiotable
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £575 - £625 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus, Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bank of America
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: c.60,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50 - £60 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £750000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago