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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 59 37 23
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -14
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 420 714 976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.10% 5.67% 8.09%
As % of the General category 6.96% 9.58% 13.38%
Number of salaries quoted 378 620 836
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £61,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £90,000
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
6034 7453 7293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 58.97% 59.16% 60.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5068 6169 6319
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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.

1 887 (100.00%) Banking
2 493 (55.58%) Finance
3 267 (30.10%) Front Office
4 244 (27.51%) SQL
5 203 (22.89%) Java
6 160 (18.04%) Agile Software Development
7 120 (13.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 118 (13.30%) C#
9 114 (12.85%) UNIX
10 113 (12.74%) Microsoft
11 109 (12.29%) Degree
12 106 (11.95%) Derivative
13 105 (11.84%) Business Analysis
14 102 (11.50%) Equities
14 102 (11.50%) Windows
15 97 (10.94%) Oracle
16 92 (10.37%) Fixed Income
17 91 (10.26%) SQL Server
18 89 (10.03%) Project Management
19 86 (9.70%) Linux
20 80 (9.02%) Risk Management
21 78 (8.79%) Data Management
22 76 (8.57%) ITIL
23 75 (8.46%) C++
24 71 (8.00%) .NET
25 70 (7.89%) Financial Institution
26 66 (7.44%) Multithreading
27 62 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
27 62 (6.99%) SDLC
28 60 (6.76%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 25 (2.82%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (1.01%) MS Exchange
3 9 (1.01%) WebLogic
4 8 (0.90%) MQSeries
4 8 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (0.79%) Confluence
6 6 (0.68%) GemFire
6 6 (0.68%) Apache Pig
6 6 (0.68%) K2 blackpearl
7 5 (0.56%) Apache Spark
7 5 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (0.56%) SAS
8 4 (0.45%) Tuxedo
8 4 (0.45%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.34%) CMS
10 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.23%) FileNet
10 2 (0.23%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 49 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (1.69%) MS Office
3 15 (1.69%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.56%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.45%) MS Project
6 3 (0.34%) SPSS
7 2 (0.23%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 14 (1.58%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 8 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.34%) ION MarketView
4 3 (0.34%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.23%) assyst
5 2 (0.23%) Advent Geneva
5 2 (0.23%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.11%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.11%) Cognos Planning
6 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.11%) TIBCO iProcess
6 1 (0.11%) Summit
6 1 (0.11%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.11%) SimCorp Dimension
6 1 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.11%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.34%) Office 365
3 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.23%) Force.com
5 1 (0.11%) SaaS
5 1 (0.11%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.24%) Firewall
2 9 (1.01%) DSL
3 8 (0.90%) SAN
4 6 (0.68%) Internet
4 6 (0.68%) IP Telephony
4 6 (0.68%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (0.56%) VLAN
5 5 (0.56%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.56%) VPN
5 5 (0.56%) NetScaler
5 5 (0.56%) Multicast
6 3 (0.34%) Wireless
6 3 (0.34%) LAN
6 3 (0.34%) WAN
6 3 (0.34%) FTP
6 3 (0.34%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.23%) DNS
7 2 (0.23%) Intranet
7 2 (0.23%) BGP
7 2 (0.23%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 29 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (1.58%) Oracle Database
6 14 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (1.47%) QlikView
8 12 (1.35%) MySQL
8 12 (1.35%) Oracle BI EE
9 11 (1.24%) Big Data
9 11 (1.24%) Relational Database
9 11 (1.24%) Hadoop
9 11 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (1.01%) NoSQL
11 8 (0.90%) BusinessObjects XI
12 7 (0.79%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 7 (0.79%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 13 (1.47%) NUnit
1 13 (1.47%) Selenium
2 11 (1.24%) Subversion
2 11 (1.24%) WebDriver
2 11 (1.24%) JIRA
3 10 (1.13%) Moq
4 9 (1.01%) Rhino Mocks
5 8 (0.90%) Cucumber
6 7 (0.79%) TeamCity
7 6 (0.68%) Git (software)
8 5 (0.56%) Maven
8 5 (0.56%) JUnit
8 5 (0.56%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.45%) SoapUI
9 4 (0.45%) Visual Studio
9 4 (0.45%) JMeter
10 3 (0.34%) ClearCase
10 3 (0.34%) Hudson
11 2 (0.23%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.23%) Xcode
General
1 887 (100.00%) Banking
2 493 (55.58%) Finance
3 267 (30.10%) Front Office
4 70 (7.89%) Financial Institution
5 59 (6.65%) Back Office
6 56 (6.31%) Retail
7 49 (5.52%) Legal
8 30 (3.38%) Retail Banking
9 13 (1.47%) Telecoms
10 11 (1.24%) Wholesale Banking
11 8 (0.90%) Corporate Banking
12 5 (0.56%) Private Banking
12 5 (0.56%) Advertising
13 3 (0.34%) International Banking
14 2 (0.23%) Games
15 1 (0.11%) Electronics
15 1 (0.11%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 291 (32.81%) Analyst
2 290 (32.69%) Developer
3 163 (18.38%) Business Analyst
4 121 (13.64%) Java Developer
5 90 (10.15%) Support Analyst
6 54 (6.09%) Desktop Support
7 52 (5.86%) C# Developer
8 49 (5.52%) Project Manager
8 49 (5.52%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 47 (5.30%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 47 (5.30%) Desktop Analyst
10 46 (5.19%) Banking Business Analyst
11 45 (5.07%) Senior Developer
12 42 (4.74%) Applications Support
13 30 (3.38%) Architect
14 28 (3.16%) C++ Developer
15 26 (2.93%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
16 22 (2.48%) Applications Support Analyst
17 19 (2.14%) DBA
17 19 (2.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (8.00%) .NET
2 40 (4.51%) HTML
3 36 (4.06%) ASP.NET
4 31 (3.49%) XML
5 24 (2.71%) WPF
6 22 (2.48%) HTML5
6 22 (2.48%) Spring
7 21 (2.37%) FIX Protocol
8 20 (2.25%) WCF
9 19 (2.14%) J2EE
10 17 (1.92%) STL
10 17 (1.92%) jQuery
10 17 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (1.80%) SOAP
11 16 (1.80%) CSS
12 15 (1.69%) .NET Framework
13 14 (1.58%) Middleware
14 13 (1.47%) Web Services
15 12 (1.35%) AngularJS
16 11 (1.24%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 120 (13.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 106 (11.95%) Derivative
3 102 (11.50%) Equities
4 92 (10.37%) Fixed Income
5 62 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
6 59 (6.65%) Blackberry
7 56 (6.31%) Computer Science
8 35 (3.95%) Hedge funds
9 31 (3.49%) Equity Derivative
10 30 (3.38%) Data Structures
11 26 (2.93%) Mathematics
12 23 (2.59%) Market Risk
13 20 (2.25%) Algorithms
14 19 (2.14%) Reference Data
15 18 (2.03%) Data Centre
15 18 (2.03%) SWIFT
16 17 (1.92%) Management Information System
17 14 (1.58%) PMI
18 11 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
18 11 (1.24%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 114 (12.85%) UNIX
2 102 (11.50%) Windows
3 86 (9.70%) Linux
4 55 (6.20%) Windows 7
5 7 (0.79%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.45%) Solaris
8 3 (0.34%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.34%) AIX
9 2 (0.23%) SUSE
9 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (18.04%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (11.84%) Business Analysis
3 89 (10.03%) Project Management
4 80 (9.02%) Risk Management
5 78 (8.79%) Data Management
6 76 (8.57%) ITIL
7 66 (7.44%) Multithreading
8 62 (6.99%) SDLC
9 55 (6.20%) Low Latency
9 55 (6.20%) Service Management
10 54 (6.09%) Analytics
11 48 (5.41%) Service Delivery
12 46 (5.19%) TDD
13 44 (4.96%) Business Continuity
13 44 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
13 44 (4.96%) Business Continuity Management
14 43 (4.85%) OO
15 39 (4.40%) User Acceptance Testing
16 37 (4.17%) Algorithmic Trading
17 35 (3.95%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 244 (27.51%) SQL
2 203 (22.89%) Java
3 118 (13.30%) C#
4 75 (8.46%) C++
5 44 (4.96%) Shell Script
6 42 (4.74%) JavaScript
7 33 (3.72%) Python
8 32 (3.61%) Perl
9 28 (3.16%) C
10 18 (2.03%) PL/SQL
10 18 (2.03%) PowerShell
11 17 (1.92%) VBA
12 13 (1.47%) Scala
13 11 (1.24%) VB
14 10 (1.13%) Korn
15 9 (1.01%) Bash Shell
15 9 (1.01%) T-SQL
16 7 (0.79%) Objective-C
16 7 (0.79%) Ruby
17 6 (0.68%) R
Qualifications
1 109 (12.29%) Degree
2 44 (4.96%) MCP
2 44 (4.96%) MCSE
2 44 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (3.16%) PMI Certification
4 15 (1.69%) PMP
5 13 (1.47%) ISEB
6 9 (1.01%) CISSP
7 7 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (0.79%) CISA
8 6 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.56%) CCA
9 5 (0.56%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (0.45%) RHCE
10 4 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 3 (0.34%) RHCA
11 3 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.34%) CCNP
11 3 (0.34%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.83%) QA
2 31 (3.49%) Dodd-Frank
3 28 (3.16%) EMIR
4 24 (2.71%) MiFID
5 15 (1.69%) Solvency II
6 13 (1.47%) SLA
7 8 (0.90%) CRD IV
8 6 (0.68%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.68%) FATCA
8 6 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.68%) COBIT
9 5 (0.56%) COREP
9 5 (0.56%) FINREP
10 2 (0.23%) Basel III
10 2 (0.23%) Basel II
11 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.11%) AIFMD
11 1 (0.11%) UCITS
System Software
1 60 (6.76%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.35%) XenApp
3 11 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.79%) VMware Server
5 5 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.45%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.11%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (1.01%) SCCM
1 9 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.45%) Puppet
3 3 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.34%) Ansible
4 2 (0.23%) Nagios
5 1 (0.11%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (0.11%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.11%) Netcool
5 1 (0.11%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 113 (12.74%) Microsoft
2 97 (10.94%) Oracle
3 47 (5.30%) ServiceNow
4 33 (3.72%) Sybase
5 32 (3.61%) TIBCO
6 26 (2.93%) Citrix
7 16 (1.80%) Hyperion
7 16 (1.80%) VMware
8 15 (1.69%) Reuters
8 15 (1.69%) Business Objects
9 14 (1.58%) IBM
10 13 (1.47%) Cisco
10 13 (1.47%) SAP
10 13 (1.47%) Bloomberg
11 12 (1.35%) Informatica
12 11 (1.24%) Fidessa
13 10 (1.13%) HP
13 10 (1.13%) GoldenSource
14 8 (0.90%) Murex
15 6 (0.68%) Red Hat
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