The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 207 162 136
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -26
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 1501 2019 2161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.49% 1.81% 2.13%
As % of the General category 3.37% 4.08% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1200 1703 1754
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £36,375
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Investment Banking
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

General Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
44561 49450 43762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.38% 44.32% 43.06%
Number of salaries quoted 35592 39088 35209
Average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
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 England

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

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in England

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in England

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

Investment Banking Salary Trend in England

Investment Banking
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the England region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Investment Banking Salary Histogram in England

Investment Banking
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Banking within the England region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -14 1391 £67,500 -3.57% 221
South East +5 51 £55,000 - 3
North West +24 26 £70,000 +16.66% 14
South West -15 23 £100,000 +100.00% 2
West Midlands -45 4 £40,000 -15.78%
Yorkshire +12 3 £45,000 -10.00% 3
East Midlands - 2 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 2926 (100.00%) Banking
2 1730 (59.13%) Finance
3 859 (29.36%) SQL
4 727 (24.85%) Front Office
5 606 (20.71%) Java
6 561 (19.17%) C#
7 556 (19.00%) Agile Software Development
8 444 (15.17%) Degree
9 443 (15.14%) UNIX
10 409 (13.98%) Derivative
11 407 (13.91%) .NET
12 377 (12.88%) SQL Server
13 373 (12.75%) Oracle
14 361 (12.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 356 (12.17%) Project Management
16 352 (12.03%) Windows
17 340 (11.62%) Microsoft
18 328 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
19 323 (11.04%) Business Analysis
20 321 (10.97%) Equities
21 307 (10.49%) Fixed Income
22 297 (10.15%) Linux
23 250 (8.54%) Back Office
24 246 (8.41%) C++
25 245 (8.37%) Retail
26 244 (8.34%) SDLC
27 234 (8.00%) Risk Management
28 233 (7.96%) OO
29 228 (7.79%) Multithreading
30 215 (7.35%) Financial Institution

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the England 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
1 100 (3.42%) SharePoint
2 31 (1.06%) MS Exchange
2 31 (1.06%) WebLogic
3 30 (1.03%) Confluence
4 26 (0.89%) WebSphere
5 25 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 25 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
6 23 (0.79%) Tomcat
7 22 (0.75%) Apache
8 20 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
9 19 (0.65%) SAS
10 17 (0.58%) Apache Pig
11 16 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
12 14 (0.48%) MQSeries
12 14 (0.48%) JBoss
13 12 (0.41%) IIS
14 11 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 11 (0.38%) Apache Spark
15 8 (0.27%) GemFire
16 6 (0.21%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 160 (5.47%) MS Excel
2 70 (2.39%) MS Visio
3 59 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 57 (1.95%) MS Office
5 33 (1.13%) MS Project
6 7 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.24%) SPSS
7 5 (0.17%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.10%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.068%) Mathematica
10 1 (0.034%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 29 (0.99%) ION MarketView
2 20 (0.68%) Eagle PACE
3 18 (0.62%) Markit EDM
4 16 (0.55%) Summit
4 16 (0.55%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 15 (0.51%) LatentZero
5 15 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
6 13 (0.44%) Front Arena
6 13 (0.44%) MultiFonds
6 13 (0.44%) Beauchamp
6 13 (0.44%) thinkFolio
6 13 (0.44%) PORTIA
6 13 (0.44%) Decalog
6 13 (0.44%) LongView
6 13 (0.44%) HiInvest
6 13 (0.44%) HiPerformance
6 13 (0.44%) HiPortfolio
6 13 (0.44%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
6 13 (0.44%) Advent Moxy
7 12 (0.41%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (0.27%) SaaS
3 4 (0.14%) PaaS
4 3 (0.10%) Force.com
4 3 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.10%) Google Compute Engine
5 2 (0.068%) IaaS
5 2 (0.068%) IBM Blueworks
5 2 (0.068%) Heroku
5 2 (0.068%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.068%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (1.91%) SAN
2 42 (1.44%) Firewall
3 38 (1.30%) TCP/IP
4 31 (1.06%) FTP
5 26 (0.89%) WAN
6 23 (0.79%) LAN
7 18 (0.62%) DNS
8 16 (0.55%) VLAN
9 15 (0.51%) SSH
9 15 (0.51%) Internet
10 14 (0.48%) NAS
10 14 (0.48%) VPN
10 14 (0.48%) VoIP
10 14 (0.48%) DSL
10 14 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
11 13 (0.44%) Unified Communications
11 13 (0.44%) Multicast
12 11 (0.38%) Intranet
12 11 (0.38%) NetScaler
13 10 (0.34%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 377 (12.88%) SQL Server
2 91 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
3 89 (3.04%) Big Data
4 87 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 85 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 77 (2.63%) Oracle Database
7 61 (2.08%) Relational Database
8 60 (2.05%) Hadoop
9 56 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 53 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
11 51 (1.74%) QlikView
12 47 (1.61%) NoSQL
13 42 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 30 (1.03%) MySQL
14 30 (1.03%) RDBMS
15 29 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
16 25 (0.85%) DB2
17 21 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
17 21 (0.72%) Apache Hive
18 20 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 64 (2.19%) Subversion
2 56 (1.91%) JIRA
3 55 (1.88%) NUnit
4 54 (1.85%) TeamCity
5 49 (1.67%) Moq
6 41 (1.40%) MSTest
7 37 (1.26%) Visual Studio
8 36 (1.23%) Rhino Mocks
9 35 (1.20%) Git (software)
10 32 (1.09%) Eclipse
11 28 (0.96%) Jenkins
12 24 (0.82%) Selenium
13 22 (0.75%) Maven
14 21 (0.72%) SpecFlow
15 18 (0.62%) JUnit
16 14 (0.48%) CruiseControl
17 13 (0.44%) MSBuild
17 13 (0.44%) WebDriver
18 11 (0.38%) Cucumber
19 9 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2926 (100.00%) Banking
2 1730 (59.13%) Finance
3 727 (24.85%) Front Office
4 250 (8.54%) Back Office
5 245 (8.37%) Retail
6 215 (7.35%) Financial Institution
7 153 (5.23%) Retail Banking
8 125 (4.27%) Legal
9 83 (2.84%) Corporate Banking
10 61 (2.08%) Telecoms
11 25 (0.85%) Private Banking
12 20 (0.68%) Games
12 20 (0.68%) Marketing
13 14 (0.48%) General Ledger
13 14 (0.48%) Wholesale Banking
14 9 (0.31%) Billing
15 8 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.21%) Advertising
17 5 (0.17%) International Banking
17 5 (0.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 961 (32.84%) Developer
2 813 (27.79%) Analyst
3 479 (16.37%) Business Analyst
4 260 (8.89%) Java Developer
5 241 (8.24%) C# Developer
6 195 (6.66%) Support Analyst
7 181 (6.19%) Architect
8 169 (5.78%) Banking Business Analyst
9 157 (5.37%) Project Manager
10 150 (5.13%) Applications Support
11 147 (5.02%) .NET Developer
12 123 (4.20%) Consultant
13 121 (4.14%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
14 113 (3.86%) Senior Developer
15 92 (3.14%) C++ Developer
16 80 (2.73%) C# .NET Developer
17 77 (2.63%) Desktop Support
18 69 (2.36%) Applications Support Analyst
19 64 (2.19%) Desktop Analyst
20 62 (2.12%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 407 (13.91%) .NET
2 199 (6.80%) WCF
3 190 (6.49%) WPF
4 160 (5.47%) XML
5 133 (4.55%) ASP.NET
6 127 (4.34%) HTML
7 116 (3.96%) .NET Framework
8 94 (3.21%) Spring
9 92 (3.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 80 (2.73%) Web Services
10 80 (2.73%) HTML5
11 68 (2.32%) AngularJS
12 64 (2.19%) Hibernate
12 64 (2.19%) FIX Protocol
13 59 (2.02%) Ajax
14 54 (1.85%) J2EE
15 51 (1.74%) CSS
16 46 (1.57%) Middleware
17 44 (1.50%) Entity Framework
18 43 (1.47%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 409 (13.98%) Derivative
2 361 (12.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 328 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
4 321 (10.97%) Equities
5 307 (10.49%) Fixed Income
6 208 (7.11%) Computer Science
7 146 (4.99%) Hedge funds
8 117 (4.00%) Credit Risk
9 110 (3.76%) Mathematics
10 98 (3.35%) Equity Derivative
11 89 (3.04%) Blackberry
12 88 (3.01%) Management Information System
13 81 (2.77%) Market Risk
14 72 (2.46%) Reference Data
15 62 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
16 53 (1.81%) Data Centre
17 50 (1.71%) Tandem
18 47 (1.61%) SWIFT
19 44 (1.50%) Data Structures
19 44 (1.50%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 443 (15.14%) UNIX
2 352 (12.03%) Windows
3 297 (10.15%) Linux
4 84 (2.87%) Windows 7
5 48 (1.64%) Solaris
6 43 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (0.62%) Windows XP
8 16 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (0.44%) Apple iOS
10 9 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.17%) SUSE
12 4 (0.14%) AIX
13 3 (0.10%) CentOS
13 3 (0.10%) Windows NT
13 3 (0.10%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.034%) Android
14 1 (0.034%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 556 (19.00%) Agile Software Development
2 356 (12.17%) Project Management
3 323 (11.04%) Business Analysis
4 244 (8.34%) SDLC
5 234 (8.00%) Risk Management
6 233 (7.96%) OO
7 228 (7.79%) Multithreading
8 207 (7.07%) ITIL
9 192 (6.56%) TDD
10 186 (6.36%) Analytics
11 177 (6.05%) Asset Management
12 170 (5.81%) PRINCE2
13 162 (5.54%) User Acceptance Testing
13 162 (5.54%) Scrum
14 159 (5.43%) Investment Management
15 151 (5.16%) Stakeholder Management
16 149 (5.09%) Low Latency
17 135 (4.61%) Business Intelligence
18 129 (4.41%) Data Analysis
19 128 (4.37%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 859 (29.36%) SQL
2 606 (20.71%) Java
3 561 (19.17%) C#
4 246 (8.41%) C++
5 159 (5.43%) JavaScript
6 156 (5.33%) Perl
7 150 (5.13%) Python
8 114 (3.90%) Shell Script
9 85 (2.90%) VBA
10 78 (2.67%) C
11 66 (2.26%) PowerShell
12 60 (2.05%) PL/SQL
13 52 (1.78%) Bash Shell
14 42 (1.44%) T-SQL
15 30 (1.03%) Scala
16 26 (0.89%) Korn
17 24 (0.82%) VB
18 21 (0.72%) VB.NET
19 20 (0.68%) PHP
20 14 (0.48%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 444 (15.17%) Degree
2 86 (2.94%) PMI Certification
3 64 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 62 (2.12%) PMP
5 54 (1.85%) MCP
5 54 (1.85%) MCSE
6 25 (0.85%) ISEB
6 25 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (0.82%) CISSP
8 18 (0.62%) CCNA
8 18 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 14 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
10 13 (0.44%) CISM
11 12 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
11 12 (0.41%) CISA
12 11 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (0.38%) CCA
12 11 (0.38%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (0.27%) ISTQB
14 7 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (4.48%) QA
2 75 (2.56%) EMIR
3 70 (2.39%) Dodd-Frank
4 54 (1.85%) MiFID
5 48 (1.64%) CRD IV
6 42 (1.44%) Basel III
7 39 (1.33%) SLA
8 34 (1.16%) Solvency II
9 29 (0.99%) Basel II
10 27 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 21 (0.72%) Data Quality
12 17 (0.58%) FATCA
13 14 (0.48%) COREP
14 13 (0.44%) COBIT
15 10 (0.34%) FINREP
15 10 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 4 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
17 1 (0.034%) PCI DSS
17 1 (0.034%) ISO 9000
17 1 (0.034%) GAAP
System Software
1 118 (4.03%) Active Directory
2 37 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (0.68%) XenApp
4 18 (0.62%) NFS
4 18 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
5 15 (0.51%) vSphere
6 13 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (0.27%) VMware Server
8 6 (0.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 6 (0.21%) Veritas File System
8 6 (0.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 5 (0.17%) HDFS
10 4 (0.14%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.10%) Firmware
11 3 (0.10%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 3 (0.10%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.068%) Hyper-V
12 2 (0.068%) Samba
12 2 (0.068%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.068%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 37 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
2 25 (0.85%) SCCM
3 17 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
3 17 (0.58%) Data Guard
4 7 (0.24%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 7 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (0.21%) ITRS Geneos
5 6 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (0.21%) Legato
5 6 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.14%) Control-M
6 4 (0.14%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.14%) Nagios
7 3 (0.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.10%) Netcool
7 3 (0.10%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.10%) CFEngine
7 3 (0.10%) Oozie
8 2 (0.068%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 373 (12.75%) Oracle
2 340 (11.62%) Microsoft
3 128 (4.37%) Sybase
4 67 (2.29%) Cisco
5 66 (2.26%) TIBCO
6 63 (2.15%) ServiceNow
7 58 (1.98%) IBM
8 54 (1.85%) VMware
9 45 (1.54%) Red Hat
10 43 (1.47%) Fidessa
11 41 (1.40%) Bloomberg
12 40 (1.37%) Reuters
12 40 (1.37%) HP
13 39 (1.33%) Citrix
14 38 (1.30%) Murex
15 36 (1.23%) Business Objects
16 35 (1.20%) Informatica
17 32 (1.09%) ION Trading
18 29 (0.99%) Misys
19 27 (0.92%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 to £55,000 with benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 up to £84,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 up to £84,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £55,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £55,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £75000 - £115000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
First Point IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 50% bonus AND BENEFITS
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday