The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 27 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 8 31 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 5.52% 15.90% 31.43%
As % of the General category 6.96% 25.00% 41.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 77
Average salary £85,000 £77,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £61,500 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £94,000 £105,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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 Docklands, London region.

General Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
115 124 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 79.31% 63.59% 75.92%
Number of salaries quoted 107 90 154
Average salary £65,000 £66,750 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.62% -4.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,600
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £92,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Docklands, London region.

Investment Banking Salary Trend in Docklands, London

Investment Banking
Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Investment Banking Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, 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 27 (100.00%) Banking
2 17 (62.96%) QA
3 13 (48.15%) SQL
4 12 (44.44%) Finance
5 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
6 9 (33.33%) UNIX
6 9 (33.33%) Front Office
7 8 (29.63%) Equities
7 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
7 8 (29.63%) Web Services
7 8 (29.63%) C#
7 8 (29.63%) HTML
7 8 (29.63%) Java
7 8 (29.63%) Apache Flex
7 8 (29.63%) Automated Testing
7 8 (29.63%) Selenium
7 8 (29.63%) FitNesse
7 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (29.63%) HTML5
7 8 (29.63%) Automation Testing
8 7 (25.93%) Perl
9 6 (22.22%) Algorithmic Trading
10 5 (18.52%) Integration Testing
10 5 (18.52%) System Testing
10 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
11 4 (14.81%) Derivative
11 4 (14.81%) Test Management
11 4 (14.81%) FIX Protocol
11 4 (14.81%) Windows
11 4 (14.81%) Linux

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, 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.

Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.11%) VLDB
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) TKPROF
3 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
1 8 (29.63%) Selenium
1 8 (29.63%) FitNesse
1 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (11.11%) LoadRunner
3 2 (7.41%) JIRA
4 1 (3.70%) JBehave
General
1 27 (100.00%) Banking
2 12 (44.44%) Finance
3 9 (33.33%) Front Office
4 1 (3.70%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Analyst
1 12 (44.44%) QA Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Senior QA Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) DBA
3 4 (14.81%) QA Manager
4 3 (11.11%) SQL DBA
5 2 (7.41%) Test Manager
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (3.70%) Sybase DBA
6 1 (3.70%) Senior SQL DBA
6 1 (3.70%) UAT Test Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.70%) UAT Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) HTML
1 8 (29.63%) Web Services
1 8 (29.63%) Apache Flex
1 8 (29.63%) HTML5
2 4 (14.81%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (3.70%) Spring
3 1 (3.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Equities
2 4 (14.81%) Derivative
3 3 (11.11%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (11.11%) Replication
4 2 (7.41%) Clustering
4 2 (7.41%) Open Source
5 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.70%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) UNIX
2 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) AIX
3 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Automated Testing
1 8 (29.63%) Automation Testing
2 6 (22.22%) Algorithmic Trading
3 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
3 5 (18.52%) Integration Testing
3 5 (18.52%) System Testing
4 4 (14.81%) Test Management
5 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.41%) Change Control
6 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
6 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.41%) Data Management
6 2 (7.41%) Release Management
6 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) C#
2 8 (29.63%) Java
3 7 (25.93%) Perl
4 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.41%) VB
4 2 (7.41%) Ruby
4 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (62.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (3.70%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (3.70%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) EMC
3 1 (3.70%) Sybase
3 1 (3.70%) Sun
3 1 (3.70%) SunGard