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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 52 49 46
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 310 463 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.64% 4.46% 5.45%
As % of the General category 7.73% 7.84% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 290 434 497
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £44,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +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
4012 5903 6161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 60.10% 56.84% 58.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3635 5054 5253
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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.

1 728 (100.00%) Banking
2 437 (60.03%) Finance
3 181 (24.86%) SQL
4 173 (23.76%) Java
5 165 (22.66%) Front Office
6 143 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
7 114 (15.66%) SQL Server
7 114 (15.66%) Derivative
8 104 (14.29%) Windows
8 104 (14.29%) SDLC
9 103 (14.15%) C#
10 99 (13.60%) .NET
11 94 (12.91%) Unix
12 91 (12.50%) Degree
13 88 (12.09%) Asset Management
14 86 (11.81%) Equities
15 84 (11.54%) Microsoft
16 83 (11.40%) Fixed Income
17 79 (10.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 76 (10.44%) C++
18 76 (10.44%) Analytical Skills
19 69 (9.48%) Oracle
20 68 (9.34%) Project Management
21 64 (8.79%) Back Office
21 64 (8.79%) Business Analysis
22 61 (8.38%) Stakeholder Management
23 55 (7.55%) Python
24 47 (6.46%) MS Excel
25 46 (6.32%) Electronic Trading
26 43 (5.91%) Scala

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 22 (3.02%) Node.js
2 17 (2.34%) IIS
3 12 (1.65%) Apache
3 12 (1.65%) Apache Spark
4 8 (1.10%) Oracle Coherence
5 7 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (0.96%) SharePoint
6 6 (0.82%) MS Exchange
7 5 (0.69%) MQSeries
8 4 (0.55%) CMS
8 4 (0.55%) JBoss
8 4 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (0.55%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.27%) SAS
9 2 (0.27%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.27%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.14%) Confluence
10 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.14%) Mule
10 1 (0.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 47 (6.46%) MS Excel
2 26 (3.57%) MS Office
3 12 (1.65%) MS Project
4 8 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.41%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.10%) IntelliMatch
2 5 (0.69%) Summit
3 2 (0.27%) assyst
3 2 (0.27%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.14%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.14%) Kondor
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.55%) Office 365
2 3 (0.41%) GitHub
3 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.14%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.20%) Cisco IOS
2 14 (1.92%) Wireless
3 13 (1.79%) Internet
3 13 (1.79%) LDAP
3 13 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 12 (1.65%) BGP
4 12 (1.65%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (1.65%) HTTP
4 12 (1.65%) LAN
5 10 (1.37%) SSL
6 9 (1.24%) NX-OS
6 9 (1.24%) OSPF
6 9 (1.24%) WAN
7 8 (1.10%) VPN
8 5 (0.69%) ATM
8 5 (0.69%) Firewall
8 5 (0.69%) Multicast
8 5 (0.69%) PuTTY
8 5 (0.69%) Unified Communications
9 4 (0.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (15.66%) SQL Server
2 43 (5.91%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (3.71%) BusinessObjects
4 25 (3.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (3.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (2.61%) Big Data
7 19 (2.61%) Oracle Database
8 16 (2.20%) BusinessObjects XI
8 16 (2.20%) Hadoop
9 15 (2.06%) Crystal Reports
10 14 (1.92%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 13 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (1.65%) QlikView
13 11 (1.51%) HBase
13 11 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 10 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (1.37%) Relational Database
14 10 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
15 9 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 23 (3.16%) Maven
2 20 (2.75%) Eclipse
3 17 (2.34%) JIRA
3 17 (2.34%) JUnit
4 12 (1.65%) Ant
4 12 (1.65%) Subversion
5 11 (1.51%) Git (software)
5 11 (1.51%) IntelliJ
6 8 (1.10%) TeamCity
7 7 (0.96%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.55%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.41%) NUnit
9 3 (0.41%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (0.41%) SpecFlow
9 3 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.27%) GDB
10 2 (0.27%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.27%) Selenium
11 1 (0.14%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.14%) jMock
General
1 728 (100.00%) Banking
2 437 (60.03%) Finance
3 165 (22.66%) Front Office
4 64 (8.79%) Back Office
5 41 (5.63%) Retail
6 34 (4.67%) Financial Institution
7 21 (2.88%) Retail Banking
8 11 (1.51%) Legal
9 10 (1.37%) Advertising
9 10 (1.37%) German Language
10 9 (1.24%) Online Betting
11 7 (0.96%) Electronics
12 6 (0.82%) Games
13 4 (0.55%) Marketing
14 3 (0.41%) Automotive
15 2 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.27%) French Language
15 2 (0.27%) Law
16 1 (0.14%) Private Banking
16 1 (0.14%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 215 (29.53%) Developer
2 214 (29.40%) Analyst
3 136 (18.68%) Business Analyst
4 89 (12.23%) Java Developer
5 72 (9.89%) Banking Analyst
6 63 (8.65%) Senior Developer
7 47 (6.46%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 37 (5.08%) Support Analyst
9 36 (4.95%) Project Manager
10 35 (4.81%) C# Developer
11 34 (4.67%) Financial Analyst
12 33 (4.53%) Architect
13 29 (3.98%) Applications Support
13 29 (3.98%) Finance Business Analyst
13 29 (3.98%) Team Leader
14 28 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
15 27 (3.71%) DBA
16 26 (3.57%) Consultant
16 26 (3.57%) Service Analyst
17 24 (3.30%) Investment Banking Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (13.60%) .NET
2 35 (4.81%) HTML
3 29 (3.98%) Hibernate
4 26 (3.57%) jQuery
4 26 (3.57%) Spring
5 24 (3.30%) HTML5
6 23 (3.16%) CSS
6 23 (3.16%) J2EE
7 22 (3.02%) Apache Flex
8 20 (2.75%) JDBC
9 19 (2.61%) FIX Protocol
10 18 (2.47%) .NET Framework
10 18 (2.47%) AngularJS
11 17 (2.34%) XMPP
12 16 (2.20%) JMS
12 16 (2.20%) Web Services
13 15 (2.06%) ASP.NET
14 14 (1.92%) XML
15 12 (1.65%) EJB
16 11 (1.51%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 114 (15.66%) Derivative
2 86 (11.81%) Equities
3 83 (11.40%) Fixed Income
4 79 (10.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 76 (10.44%) Analytical Skills
6 33 (4.53%) Computer Science
7 32 (4.40%) Hedge funds
8 27 (3.71%) Equity Derivative
9 22 (3.02%) Credit Risk
10 21 (2.88%) Replication
11 16 (2.20%) Data Structures
11 16 (2.20%) Mathematics
12 14 (1.92%) Blackberry
12 14 (1.92%) Reference Data
13 12 (1.65%) Fintech
14 11 (1.51%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 11 (1.51%) Visualisation
15 10 (1.37%) Clustering
15 10 (1.37%) Management Information System
15 10 (1.37%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 104 (14.29%) Windows
2 94 (12.91%) Unix
3 40 (5.49%) Linux
4 23 (3.16%) Windows Server
5 20 (2.75%) Windows 7
6 13 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (1.24%) Solaris
9 6 (0.82%) AIX
10 4 (0.55%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.27%) Android
13 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (14.29%) SDLC
3 88 (12.09%) Asset Management
4 68 (9.34%) Project Management
5 64 (8.79%) Business Analysis
6 61 (8.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 46 (6.32%) Electronic Trading
8 43 (5.91%) Analytics
9 39 (5.36%) OO
10 38 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
10 38 (5.22%) Performance Tuning
11 37 (5.08%) Mentoring
11 37 (5.08%) Risk Management
11 37 (5.08%) Software Engineering
12 36 (4.95%) ITIL
12 36 (4.95%) Low Latency
12 36 (4.95%) Waterfall
13 35 (4.81%) Data Management
14 34 (4.67%) UML
15 33 (4.53%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 181 (24.86%) SQL
2 173 (23.76%) Java
3 103 (14.15%) C#
4 76 (10.44%) C++
5 55 (7.55%) Python
6 43 (5.91%) Scala
7 41 (5.63%) T-SQL
8 40 (5.49%) JavaScript
9 24 (3.30%) Perl
10 23 (3.16%) Shell Script
11 22 (3.02%) PL/SQL
12 20 (2.75%) C
13 12 (1.65%) PowerShell
14 11 (1.51%) VBA
15 6 (0.82%) VB
16 4 (0.55%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.55%) CoffeeScript
17 3 (0.41%) F#
17 3 (0.41%) MATLAB
17 3 (0.41%) sed
Qualifications
1 91 (12.50%) Degree
2 30 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (3.98%) CCNP
4 17 (2.34%) CCNP Voice
5 9 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (1.10%) CISSP
7 6 (0.82%) CISA
7 6 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (0.69%) CCVP
8 5 (0.69%) ISEB
8 5 (0.69%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.55%) ACCA
9 4 (0.55%) CCNA
9 4 (0.55%) CIMA
10 3 (0.41%) CISM
10 3 (0.41%) CRISC
10 3 (0.41%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.36%) MiFID
2 30 (4.12%) Dodd-Frank
2 30 (4.12%) QA
3 28 (3.85%) EMIR
4 17 (2.34%) SLA
5 9 (1.24%) Solvency II
6 6 (0.82%) Basel III
6 6 (0.82%) SEPA
7 4 (0.55%) Basel II
7 4 (0.55%) COREP
7 4 (0.55%) CRD IV
7 4 (0.55%) FINREP
8 3 (0.41%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.14%) FATCA
10 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.14%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (2.88%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.37%) HDFS
3 9 (1.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 8 (1.10%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.55%) vSphere
6 4 (0.55%) XenApp
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.14%) Docker
8 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.14%) NFS
8 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.14%) Xen
8 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (2.88%) Control-M
2 17 (2.34%) Cisco UCCX
3 16 (2.20%) Cisco CUCM
4 11 (1.51%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (1.37%) Hadoop YARN
6 9 (1.24%) SCCM
7 8 (1.10%) Cisco UCCE
8 7 (0.96%) ITRS Geneos
9 5 (0.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 5 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
9 5 (0.69%) SCOM
10 4 (0.55%) Netcool
11 3 (0.41%) Data Guard
11 3 (0.41%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 2 (0.27%) Puppet
13 1 (0.14%) AppDNA
13 1 (0.14%) CFEngine
13 1 (0.14%) TeamSite
13 1 (0.14%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 84 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 69 (9.48%) Oracle
3 43 (5.91%) Cisco
4 23 (3.16%) Murex
5 20 (2.75%) Informatica
6 18 (2.47%) Sybase
7 17 (2.34%) BT
7 17 (2.34%) HP
7 17 (2.34%) Red Box
8 15 (2.06%) Calypso
9 12 (1.65%) F5
10 11 (1.51%) Juniper
11 10 (1.37%) Citrix
11 10 (1.37%) Cognos
12 9 (1.24%) Bloomberg
12 9 (1.24%) Misys
13 8 (1.10%) Remedy
14 7 (0.96%) TIBCO
14 7 (0.96%) VMware
15 6 (0.82%) Actimize
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Pension and Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
harringtonstarr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + BONUS + BENS
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £100000 - £101000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus excellent package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 plus car allowance and bonuses
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - £65K (determined by years of experience)+package+benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 plus car allowance and bonuses
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £130,000-160,000 plus strong bonus and package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Acutest
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + microsoft certs + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + + Shift Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago