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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 191 116 121
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +5
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 1665 2395 2605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.56% 2.40% 2.36%
As % of the General category 3.57% 5.29% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1444 1931 2146
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
46586 45251 50092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.70% 45.27% 45.38%
Number of salaries quoted 36462 36384 41913
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014. 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 -26 1564 £70,000 - 246
South East -29 42 £57,500 -4.16% 4
West Midlands -25 35 £52,500 +10.52% 3
South West -41 11 £75,000 +50.00% 1
North West -15 8 £55,000 +15.18%
East of England -17 3 £51,750 +15.00% 2
Yorkshire -47 2 £50,000 +33.33% 1
North East - 2 £50,000 -
East Midlands -8 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £72,500 -
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 3670 (100.00%) Banking
2 2211 (60.25%) Finance
3 1056 (28.77%) SQL
4 1047 (28.53%) Java
5 914 (24.90%) Agile Software Development
6 828 (22.56%) Front Office
7 699 (19.05%) C#
8 650 (17.71%) UNIX
9 640 (17.44%) Degree
10 595 (16.21%) SQL Server
11 560 (15.26%) .NET
12 543 (14.80%) Derivative
13 539 (14.69%) Oracle
14 526 (14.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 479 (13.05%) C++
16 474 (12.92%) Equities
17 467 (12.72%) Linux
18 418 (11.39%) Fixed Income
19 407 (11.09%) Windows
20 377 (10.27%) Microsoft
21 372 (10.14%) Project Management
22 345 (9.40%) Multithreading
23 341 (9.29%) OO
24 305 (8.31%) TDD
25 302 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
26 296 (8.07%) Risk Management
27 272 (7.41%) Low Latency
28 270 (7.36%) Business Analysis
29 265 (7.22%) Computer Science
30 262 (7.14%) MS Excel

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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
1 111 (3.02%) SharePoint
2 75 (2.04%) MS Exchange
3 74 (2.02%) WebLogic
4 61 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2010
5 49 (1.34%) MQSeries
5 49 (1.34%) Oracle Coherence
6 48 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2007
7 42 (1.14%) IIS
8 35 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
9 33 (0.90%) WebSphere
10 32 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
11 31 (0.84%) Apache
12 29 (0.79%) SAS
13 28 (0.76%) TIBCO EMS
14 27 (0.74%) Tomcat
15 21 (0.57%) GemFire
16 19 (0.52%) Confluence
17 17 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
18 12 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 12 (0.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 262 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 124 (3.38%) MS Office
3 98 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 52 (1.42%) MS Visio
5 51 (1.39%) MS Project
6 13 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (0.30%) SPSS
8 4 (0.11%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.11%) Mingle
9 3 (0.082%) Fireworks
9 3 (0.082%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.054%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.027%) Doxygen
11 1 (0.027%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 22 (0.60%) Summit
1 22 (0.60%) Markit EDM
2 18 (0.49%) Kondor+
3 9 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
3 9 (0.25%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 8 (0.22%) TIBCO iProcess
4 8 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
4 8 (0.22%) Eikon
4 8 (0.22%) IntelliMatch
5 6 (0.16%) RMDS
6 5 (0.14%) Adaptiv
6 5 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.14%) Algo Collateral
7 4 (0.11%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
7 4 (0.11%) Front Arena
7 4 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
8 3 (0.082%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.082%) Global One
8 3 (0.082%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.082%) GitHub
3 2 (0.054%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.054%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 93 (2.53%) Firewall
2 53 (1.44%) SAN
3 46 (1.25%) BGP
4 44 (1.20%) TCP/IP
5 42 (1.14%) EIGRP
6 37 (1.01%) DNS
7 31 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
8 27 (0.74%) DHCP
9 24 (0.65%) WAN
10 23 (0.63%) LAN
11 22 (0.60%) Multicast
12 21 (0.57%) OSPF
13 18 (0.49%) FTP
14 14 (0.38%) VoIP
14 14 (0.38%) LDAP
14 14 (0.38%) MPLS
15 11 (0.30%) Internet
16 10 (0.27%) SNMP
16 10 (0.27%) VPN
16 10 (0.27%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 595 (16.21%) SQL Server
2 239 (6.51%) Data Warehouse
3 155 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 134 (3.65%) Relational Database
5 116 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 91 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 88 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 78 (2.13%) Oracle Database
9 66 (1.80%) QlikView
10 62 (1.69%) Big Data
11 60 (1.63%) Data Mining
12 56 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
13 54 (1.47%) OLAP
14 52 (1.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 52 (1.42%) RDBMS
15 45 (1.23%) Hadoop
15 45 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
16 43 (1.17%) KDB
17 38 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
18 34 (0.93%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 105 (2.86%) Subversion
2 93 (2.53%) JUnit
3 84 (2.29%) JIRA
4 83 (2.26%) Maven
5 77 (2.10%) QuickTest Pro
6 50 (1.36%) Selenium
7 44 (1.20%) Eclipse
8 41 (1.12%) MSTest
9 36 (0.98%) NUnit
10 32 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
10 32 (0.87%) Moq
11 31 (0.84%) Git (software)
12 29 (0.79%) Rhino Mocks
13 28 (0.76%) TeamCity
14 26 (0.71%) Jenkins
15 24 (0.65%) FitNesse
16 23 (0.63%) Cucumber
17 22 (0.60%) ClearCase
18 20 (0.54%) LoadRunner
19 19 (0.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 3670 (100.00%) Banking
2 2211 (60.25%) Finance
3 828 (22.56%) Front Office
4 251 (6.84%) Back Office
5 220 (5.99%) Retail
6 148 (4.03%) Financial Institution
7 109 (2.97%) Legal
8 103 (2.81%) Telecoms
9 88 (2.40%) Retail Banking
10 57 (1.55%) Corporate Banking
11 51 (1.39%) Marketing
12 24 (0.65%) International Banking
13 17 (0.46%) Games
14 16 (0.44%) Law
15 15 (0.41%) French Language
16 14 (0.38%) General Ledger
16 14 (0.38%) Advertising
17 13 (0.35%) Private Banking
17 13 (0.35%) Wholesale Banking
18 8 (0.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1412 (38.47%) Developer
2 849 (23.13%) Analyst
3 525 (14.31%) Java Developer
4 469 (12.78%) Business Analyst
5 251 (6.84%) C# Developer
6 207 (5.64%) Project Manager
7 192 (5.23%) .NET Developer
8 185 (5.04%) Architect
9 182 (4.96%) Banking Business Analyst
10 177 (4.82%) Senior Developer
11 174 (4.74%) Support Analyst
12 161 (4.39%) C++ Developer
13 153 (4.17%) Applications Support
14 127 (3.46%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
15 125 (3.41%) Consultant
16 122 (3.32%) C# .NET Developer
17 102 (2.78%) Junior
18 101 (2.75%) Programmer
19 89 (2.43%) Senior Java Developer
20 85 (2.32%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 560 (15.26%) .NET
2 242 (6.59%) WPF
3 204 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 189 (5.15%) Spring
5 186 (5.07%) HTML
6 177 (4.82%) XML
7 175 (4.77%) J2EE
8 145 (3.95%) WCF
9 114 (3.11%) Middleware
10 110 (3.00%) .NET Framework
11 104 (2.83%) Java EE
12 101 (2.75%) CSS
13 100 (2.72%) ASP.NET MVC
14 83 (2.26%) WinForms
15 78 (2.13%) Web Services
16 77 (2.10%) HTML5
17 66 (1.80%) Hibernate
18 65 (1.77%) JMS
19 58 (1.58%) FIX Protocol
20 53 (1.44%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 543 (14.80%) Derivative
2 526 (14.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 474 (12.92%) Equities
4 418 (11.39%) Fixed Income
5 302 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
6 265 (7.22%) Computer Science
7 203 (5.53%) Credit Risk
8 185 (5.04%) Market Risk
9 142 (3.87%) Reference Data
9 142 (3.87%) Hedge funds
10 134 (3.65%) Mathematics
11 115 (3.13%) Data Structures
12 89 (2.43%) Algorithms
13 86 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
13 86 (2.34%) Open Source
14 63 (1.72%) Blackberry
15 62 (1.69%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 51 (1.39%) Tandem
17 46 (1.25%) Equity Derivative
18 44 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 650 (17.71%) UNIX
2 467 (12.72%) Linux
3 407 (11.09%) Windows
4 63 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 59 (1.61%) Solaris
6 53 (1.44%) Windows XP
7 41 (1.12%) Windows 7
8 24 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (0.57%) NetWare
10 16 (0.44%) Android
11 14 (0.38%) AIX
12 10 (0.27%) Apple iOS
13 9 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (0.25%) HPUX
14 8 (0.22%) Windows 8
15 7 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (0.14%) SUSE
16 5 (0.14%) CentOS
17 4 (0.11%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 914 (24.90%) Agile Software Development
2 372 (10.14%) Project Management
3 345 (9.40%) Multithreading
4 341 (9.29%) OO
5 305 (8.31%) TDD
6 296 (8.07%) Risk Management
7 272 (7.41%) Low Latency
8 270 (7.36%) Business Analysis
9 255 (6.95%) Scrum
10 233 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
11 212 (5.78%) Asset Management
12 202 (5.50%) Software Engineering
13 188 (5.12%) MVC
14 176 (4.80%) User Acceptance Testing
15 174 (4.74%) ETL
16 173 (4.71%) Mentoring
17 171 (4.66%) Business Intelligence
18 159 (4.33%) Analytics
19 153 (4.17%) Data Modelling
20 148 (4.03%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1056 (28.77%) SQL
2 1047 (28.53%) Java
3 699 (19.05%) C#
4 479 (13.05%) C++
5 250 (6.81%) Python
6 224 (6.10%) Perl
7 208 (5.67%) JavaScript
8 108 (2.94%) C
9 107 (2.92%) Shell Script
10 105 (2.86%) VBA
11 97 (2.64%) PL/SQL
12 76 (2.07%) T-SQL
13 49 (1.34%) Ruby
14 41 (1.12%) PowerShell
15 40 (1.09%) Bash Shell
16 39 (1.06%) VB
17 37 (1.01%) Scala
18 26 (0.71%) Groovy
19 23 (0.63%) PHP
20 22 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 640 (17.44%) Degree
2 81 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
3 57 (1.55%) ISEB
4 53 (1.44%) CCNP
5 51 (1.39%) PMI Certification
6 46 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 36 (0.98%) CCIE
8 31 (0.84%) PMP
9 28 (0.76%) MCP
10 27 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 23 (0.63%) CCNA
12 22 (0.60%) MCAD
12 22 (0.60%) MCSD
12 22 (0.60%) MCTS
13 19 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
14 18 (0.49%) ISTQB
15 14 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 11 (0.30%) ACCA
17 10 (0.27%) CISA
18 9 (0.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 225 (6.13%) QA
2 61 (1.66%) EMIR
3 60 (1.63%) Dodd-Frank
4 49 (1.34%) Basel III
5 47 (1.28%) SLA
6 26 (0.71%) Basel II
7 25 (0.68%) FATCA
7 25 (0.68%) MiFID
8 24 (0.65%) COREP
9 19 (0.52%) Solvency II
10 18 (0.49%) Data Quality
10 18 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 18 (0.49%) CRD IV
11 14 (0.38%) FINREP
12 8 (0.22%) COBIT
13 7 (0.19%) ISO 9001
14 4 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 2 (0.054%) P3O
15 2 (0.054%) AIFMD
16 1 (0.027%) UCITS
System Software
1 124 (3.38%) Active Directory
2 67 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
4 20 (0.54%) vSphere
5 13 (0.35%) VMware ESX
5 13 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
6 12 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
7 11 (0.30%) NFS
8 8 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 7 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.19%) XenApp
10 6 (0.16%) Samba
11 5 (0.14%) Hyper-V
11 5 (0.14%) XenServer
12 4 (0.11%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 4 (0.11%) Postfix
13 3 (0.082%) Veritas File System
13 3 (0.082%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.054%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 46 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
2 26 (0.71%) Control-M
3 25 (0.68%) SCCM
4 22 (0.60%) ITRS Geneos
5 15 (0.41%) Data Guard
6 14 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (0.35%) Puppet
7 13 (0.35%) NetBackup
8 10 (0.27%) SCOM
9 9 (0.25%) Nagios
9 9 (0.25%) WSUS
10 8 (0.22%) Tivoli
11 6 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 4 (0.11%) CFEngine
12 4 (0.11%) Cobbler
12 4 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
13 3 (0.082%) HP SIM
13 3 (0.082%) Backup Exec
13 3 (0.082%) BladeLogic
13 3 (0.082%) Legato
Vendors
1 539 (14.69%) Oracle
2 377 (10.27%) Microsoft
3 181 (4.93%) Sybase
4 101 (2.75%) TIBCO
5 100 (2.72%) Business Objects
6 94 (2.56%) Bloomberg
7 84 (2.29%) VMware
8 81 (2.21%) Cisco
9 78 (2.13%) Murex
10 71 (1.93%) Reuters
11 70 (1.91%) Calypso
12 69 (1.88%) HP
13 65 (1.77%) Citrix
14 58 (1.58%) IBM
15 49 (1.34%) Juniper
16 48 (1.31%) Fidessa
17 45 (1.23%) JBoss
18 44 (1.20%) Informatica
19 41 (1.12%) F5
20 40 (1.09%) SAP
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
North West London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care etc
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: full banking benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £55000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 to £160000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £60000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £600.00 - £750.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40 - £65 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday