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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 39 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 697 1004 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.60% 8.37% 7.24%
As % of the General category 9.53% 13.69% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 596 869 882
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 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
General Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
7317 7335 8092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 58.77% 61.16% 62.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5984 6413 7374
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 24 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 24 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 1315 (100.00%) Banking
2 791 (60.15%) Finance
3 430 (32.70%) Java
4 409 (31.10%) SQL
5 314 (23.88%) Front Office
6 287 (21.83%) UNIX
7 255 (19.39%) Oracle
8 251 (19.09%) SQL Server
9 250 (19.01%) Equities
10 198 (15.06%) Agile Software Development
11 191 (14.52%) Linux
12 188 (14.30%) C#
13 180 (13.69%) Degree
14 177 (13.46%) Derivative
15 172 (13.08%) C++
16 169 (12.85%) .NET
17 165 (12.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 155 (11.79%) Project Management
19 143 (10.87%) Risk Management
20 138 (10.49%) Fixed Income
21 132 (10.04%) Multithreading
22 129 (9.81%) Windows
23 120 (9.13%) QA
24 114 (8.67%) Low Latency
25 100 (7.60%) OO
25 100 (7.60%) Microsoft
26 89 (6.77%) TIBCO
26 89 (6.77%) Computer Science
27 87 (6.62%) Data Management
28 85 (6.46%) Business Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 (3.19%) MQSeries
2 32 (2.43%) SharePoint
3 30 (2.28%) WebLogic
4 24 (1.83%) TIBCO EMS
4 24 (1.83%) Oracle Coherence
5 22 (1.67%) IIS
6 15 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
7 11 (0.84%) MS Exchange
8 8 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (0.53%) WebSphere
9 7 (0.53%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.46%) Apache
10 6 (0.46%) Confluence
10 6 (0.46%) GemFire
11 5 (0.38%) SAS
11 5 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.30%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.30%) FileNet
12 4 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.30%) Node.js
Applications
1 72 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 29 (2.21%) MS Office
3 25 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.91%) MS Project
4 12 (0.91%) Acrobat
5 9 (0.68%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.15%) SPSS
8 1 (0.076%) Doxygen
8 1 (0.076%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (1.06%) BusinessWorks
1 14 (1.06%) TIBCO iProcess
2 12 (0.91%) Markit EDM
3 8 (0.61%) Summit
4 5 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (0.38%) Eagle PACE
5 3 (0.23%) RMDS
5 3 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.23%) LatentZero
5 3 (0.23%) HFM
5 3 (0.23%) Eikon
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 2 (0.15%) Adaptiv
6 2 (0.15%) Front Arena
6 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.15%) SAP InfiniteInsight
7 1 (0.076%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.076%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
7 1 (0.076%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.21%) SAN
2 18 (1.37%) DNS
2 18 (1.37%) Firewall
3 17 (1.29%) TCP/IP
4 11 (0.84%) FTP
5 10 (0.76%) DHCP
6 6 (0.46%) Intranet
6 6 (0.46%) BGP
6 6 (0.46%) LDAP
6 6 (0.46%) tcpdump
7 5 (0.38%) NAS
7 5 (0.38%) IP Telephony
7 5 (0.38%) VoIP
7 5 (0.38%) WAN
7 5 (0.38%) OSPF
7 5 (0.38%) EIGRP
8 4 (0.30%) Multicast
9 3 (0.23%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (0.23%) SSH
9 3 (0.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (19.09%) SQL Server
2 80 (6.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 76 (5.78%) Data Warehouse
4 53 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 46 (3.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 45 (3.42%) Relational Database
7 41 (3.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 27 (2.05%) Oracle Database
9 23 (1.75%) Data Mining
10 20 (1.52%) KDB
11 17 (1.29%) Big Data
12 16 (1.22%) RDBMS
13 15 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
13 15 (1.14%) OLAP
14 14 (1.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 13 (0.99%) MongoDB
15 13 (0.99%) NoSQL
15 13 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
15 13 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
15 13 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 51 (3.88%) QuickTest Pro
2 40 (3.04%) JIRA
2 40 (3.04%) Subversion
3 37 (2.81%) JUnit
4 30 (2.28%) Maven
5 22 (1.67%) Selenium
6 16 (1.22%) Eclipse
7 14 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (0.99%) TeamCity
9 11 (0.84%) Mockito
9 11 (0.84%) Visual Studio Team System
9 11 (0.84%) FitNesse
9 11 (0.84%) Toad
10 10 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
10 10 (0.76%) WebDriver
11 9 (0.68%) Git (software)
12 8 (0.61%) MSI
12 8 (0.61%) Visual Studio
12 8 (0.61%) Cucumber
12 8 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1315 (100.00%) Banking
2 791 (60.15%) Finance
3 314 (23.88%) Front Office
4 80 (6.08%) Legal
5 74 (5.63%) Back Office
6 58 (4.41%) Telecoms
7 44 (3.35%) Retail
8 33 (2.51%) Financial Institution
9 22 (1.67%) Corporate Banking
10 21 (1.60%) Retail Banking
11 12 (0.91%) Games
11 12 (0.91%) International Banking
12 11 (0.84%) General Ledger
13 10 (0.76%) Private Banking
14 8 (0.61%) French Language
15 6 (0.46%) Marketing
16 4 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.30%) Advertising
16 4 (0.30%) Spanish Language
17 3 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 484 (36.81%) Developer
2 293 (22.28%) Analyst
3 226 (17.19%) Java Developer
4 139 (10.57%) Business Analyst
5 79 (6.01%) Architect
6 72 (5.48%) Senior Developer
7 67 (5.10%) Project Manager
7 67 (5.10%) C# Developer
8 65 (4.94%) Support Analyst
9 63 (4.79%) Applications Support
10 53 (4.03%) C++ Developer
11 38 (2.89%) Consultant
11 38 (2.89%) .NET Developer
12 36 (2.74%) Test Analyst
13 34 (2.59%) Senior Analyst
14 32 (2.43%) Banking Business Analyst
15 30 (2.28%) Lead Architect
16 29 (2.21%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
17 28 (2.13%) Senior Java Developer
18 25 (1.90%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (12.85%) .NET
2 73 (5.55%) Spring
3 68 (5.17%) XML
4 67 (5.10%) J2EE
5 57 (4.33%) HTML
6 55 (4.18%) Middleware
7 47 (3.57%) ASP.NET
7 47 (3.57%) WPF
8 43 (3.27%) Java EE
9 42 (3.19%) HTML5
10 30 (2.28%) .NET Framework
11 26 (1.98%) WCF
12 24 (1.83%) Web Services
13 23 (1.75%) CSS
14 22 (1.67%) Hibernate
15 20 (1.52%) FIX Protocol
16 18 (1.37%) JMS
17 17 (1.29%) XSD
18 16 (1.22%) Silverlight
19 15 (1.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 250 (19.01%) Equities
2 177 (13.46%) Derivative
3 165 (12.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 138 (10.49%) Fixed Income
5 89 (6.77%) Computer Science
6 71 (5.40%) Credit Risk
7 65 (4.94%) Market Risk
8 59 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
9 43 (3.27%) Hedge funds
10 34 (2.59%) Mathematics
11 33 (2.51%) Reference Data
12 24 (1.83%) Open Source
12 24 (1.83%) Equity Derivative
13 13 (0.99%) Data Integration
13 13 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
14 12 (0.91%) Credit Derivative
15 10 (0.76%) Clustering
15 10 (0.76%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 9 (0.68%) Replication
16 9 (0.68%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 287 (21.83%) UNIX
2 191 (14.52%) Linux
3 129 (9.81%) Windows
4 21 (1.60%) Solaris
5 18 (1.37%) NetWare
5 18 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (1.14%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.53%) AIX
9 5 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.30%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.30%) Android
10 4 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (0.23%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.15%) CentOS
13 1 (0.076%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.076%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (15.06%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (11.79%) Project Management
3 143 (10.87%) Risk Management
4 132 (10.04%) Multithreading
5 114 (8.67%) Low Latency
6 100 (7.60%) OO
7 87 (6.62%) Data Management
8 85 (6.46%) Business Analysis
9 82 (6.24%) TDD
10 81 (6.16%) Asset Management
11 78 (5.93%) Scrum
12 72 (5.48%) Software Engineering
13 70 (5.32%) Waterfall
14 66 (5.02%) Analytics
15 64 (4.87%) ETL
16 57 (4.33%) Data Modelling
17 56 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
17 56 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
18 55 (4.18%) User Acceptance Testing
18 55 (4.18%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 430 (32.70%) Java
2 409 (31.10%) SQL
3 188 (14.30%) C#
4 172 (13.08%) C++
5 81 (6.16%) Perl
6 74 (5.63%) C
7 61 (4.64%) Python
8 59 (4.49%) JavaScript
9 41 (3.12%) T-SQL
10 39 (2.97%) Shell Script
11 29 (2.21%) Ruby
12 23 (1.75%) VBA
12 23 (1.75%) PL/SQL
13 22 (1.67%) VB
14 18 (1.37%) Groovy
15 16 (1.22%) Scala
16 14 (1.06%) Bash Shell
16 14 (1.06%) PowerShell
17 13 (0.99%) VBScript
18 6 (0.46%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 180 (13.69%) Degree
2 19 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 18 (1.37%) PMP
3 18 (1.37%) PMI Certification
4 9 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (0.61%) CCNP
6 7 (0.53%) CISSP
7 6 (0.46%) CCIE
7 6 (0.46%) CCNA
8 5 (0.38%) ACCA
9 4 (0.30%) RHCE
9 4 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.23%) RHCA
10 3 (0.23%) RHCT
10 3 (0.23%) MCSE
10 3 (0.23%) MCP
10 3 (0.23%) ISEB
11 2 (0.15%) PhD
11 2 (0.15%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (9.13%) QA
2 25 (1.90%) EMIR
3 21 (1.60%) Dodd-Frank
4 13 (0.99%) SLA
5 7 (0.53%) COREP
5 7 (0.53%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.53%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.46%) MiFID
7 5 (0.38%) FATCA
7 5 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.38%) AIFMD
8 4 (0.30%) Basel III
9 3 (0.23%) Basel II
10 2 (0.15%) FINREP
10 2 (0.15%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.076%) UCITS
System Software
1 35 (2.66%) Active Directory
2 30 (2.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.68%) vSphere
3 9 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (0.53%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (0.46%) NFS
6 5 (0.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (0.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 3 (0.23%) XenApp
8 2 (0.15%) Samba
8 2 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.15%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 2 (0.15%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.076%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.076%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.076%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.076%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 20 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (1.29%) Control-M
3 13 (0.99%) SCCM
4 8 (0.61%) SCOM
4 8 (0.61%) Data Guard
4 8 (0.61%) ITRS Geneos
5 7 (0.53%) WSUS
6 6 (0.46%) Tivoli
6 6 (0.46%) NetBackup
7 5 (0.38%) Nagios
8 4 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (0.23%) CFEngine
9 3 (0.23%) Cobbler
9 3 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.15%) CA Spectrum
10 2 (0.15%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (0.15%) CiscoWorks
10 2 (0.15%) BladeLogic
10 2 (0.15%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 255 (19.39%) Oracle
2 100 (7.60%) Microsoft
3 89 (6.77%) TIBCO
4 70 (5.32%) Sybase
5 35 (2.66%) Cisco
5 35 (2.66%) VMware
6 33 (2.51%) JBoss
7 28 (2.13%) Citrix
8 26 (1.98%) Business Objects
9 20 (1.52%) HP
10 17 (1.29%) SAP
11 16 (1.22%) Fidessa
11 16 (1.22%) Murex
12 15 (1.14%) ION Trading
12 15 (1.14%) Adobe
12 15 (1.14%) Bloomberg
13 13 (0.99%) Charles River
13 13 (0.99%) IBM
14 12 (0.91%) Calypso
14 12 (0.91%) Red Hat
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus,Pay rise, Med Insurance
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £47500 - £55000 per annum + ASAP, Negiotable
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Compensation package
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and bens.
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £62000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £100 - £110 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: c.60,000
Posted: 3 days ago