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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 167 114 111
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -3
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 1775 2464 2642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.65% 2.41% 2.35%
As % of the General category 3.75% 5.36% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1517 1979 2280
Average salary £66,000 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,725 £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
47276 45974 50447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.87% 45.02% 44.90%
Number of salaries quoted 36793 36693 42661
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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -21 1683 £67,500 -3.57% 274
South East -22 43 £55,000 -8.33% 6
West Midlands -26 25 £52,500 +10.52% 1
North West -8 9 £60,000 +27.65% 3
South West -32 9 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Yorkshire -49 3 £80,000 +107.79%
East of England -6 1 - -
East Midlands -17 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £72,500 -
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 3786 (100.00%) Banking
2 2325 (61.41%) Finance
3 1124 (29.69%) SQL
4 1056 (27.89%) Java
5 810 (21.39%) Front Office
6 736 (19.44%) C#
7 679 (17.93%) Degree
8 659 (17.41%) UNIX
9 639 (16.88%) SQL Server
10 604 (15.95%) .NET
11 571 (15.08%) Oracle
12 554 (14.63%) Derivative
13 491 (12.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 488 (12.89%) Equities
15 486 (12.84%) C++
16 452 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
17 443 (11.70%) Linux
18 412 (10.88%) Windows
19 410 (10.83%) Fixed Income
20 402 (10.62%) Microsoft
21 391 (10.33%) Project Management
22 354 (9.35%) Multithreading
23 340 (8.98%) TDD
24 338 (8.93%) OO
25 312 (8.24%) Business Analysis
26 307 (8.11%) Risk Management
27 270 (7.13%) WPF
28 267 (7.05%) Scrum
29 265 (7.00%) Back Office
30 261 (6.89%) MS Excel

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 119 (3.14%) SharePoint
2 84 (2.22%) WebLogic
3 71 (1.88%) MS Exchange
4 57 (1.51%) MQSeries
4 57 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 50 (1.32%) IIS
6 43 (1.14%) Oracle Coherence
7 42 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
8 40 (1.06%) SAS
8 40 (1.06%) TIBCO EMS
9 35 (0.92%) WebSphere
10 34 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
11 32 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
12 28 (0.74%) Tomcat
13 22 (0.58%) Apache
14 19 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
15 17 (0.45%) GemFire
15 17 (0.45%) Confluence
16 13 (0.34%) Lync
17 11 (0.29%) Node.js
Applications
1 261 (6.89%) MS Excel
2 144 (3.80%) MS Office
3 99 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 58 (1.53%) MS Project
5 55 (1.45%) MS Visio
6 14 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.26%) SPSS
8 6 (0.16%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.13%) Fireworks
9 5 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.11%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.079%) Stata
11 3 (0.079%) Mathematica
12 1 (0.026%) Doxygen
12 1 (0.026%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 29 (0.77%) Summit
2 22 (0.58%) Kondor+
2 22 (0.58%) Markit EDM
3 16 (0.42%) BusinessWorks
4 15 (0.40%) TIBCO iProcess
5 9 (0.24%) Eagle PACE
5 9 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
6 8 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (0.21%) Adaptiv
6 8 (0.21%) IntelliMatch
7 5 (0.13%) Eikon
7 5 (0.13%) Rolfe and Nolan
8 4 (0.11%) Front Arena
8 4 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
8 4 (0.11%) LatentZero
8 4 (0.11%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
9 3 (0.079%) ION MarketView
9 3 (0.079%) Global One
9 3 (0.079%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.079%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (0.079%) GitHub
2 2 (0.053%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.026%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (2.14%) Firewall
2 55 (1.45%) SAN
3 40 (1.06%) TCP/IP
4 38 (1.00%) BGP
5 34 (0.90%) EIGRP
6 29 (0.77%) DNS
7 27 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
8 22 (0.58%) FTP
9 19 (0.50%) DHCP
10 17 (0.45%) Internet
11 16 (0.42%) WAN
11 16 (0.42%) HTTP
11 16 (0.42%) Multicast
12 14 (0.37%) NAS
12 14 (0.37%) LAN
12 14 (0.37%) Intranet
13 13 (0.34%) LDAP
14 11 (0.29%) OSPF
15 8 (0.21%) MPLS
15 8 (0.21%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 639 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 248 (6.55%) Data Warehouse
3 155 (4.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 137 (3.62%) Relational Database
5 128 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 97 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 96 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 82 (2.17%) QlikView
9 80 (2.11%) Oracle Database
10 68 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
11 67 (1.77%) Data Mining
12 60 (1.58%) OLAP
12 60 (1.58%) Big Data
13 52 (1.37%) KDB
14 51 (1.35%) RDBMS
15 50 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 48 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
16 48 (1.27%) Hadoop
17 42 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
18 37 (0.98%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 114 (3.01%) Subversion
2 103 (2.72%) JUnit
3 86 (2.27%) QuickTest Pro
4 85 (2.25%) Maven
5 84 (2.22%) JIRA
6 52 (1.37%) Selenium
7 49 (1.29%) Eclipse
8 44 (1.16%) NUnit
9 42 (1.11%) TeamCity
9 42 (1.11%) MSTest
10 40 (1.06%) Moq
11 39 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
12 32 (0.85%) Git (software)
13 30 (0.79%) LoadRunner
14 28 (0.74%) Visual Studio
14 28 (0.74%) Rhino Mocks
15 24 (0.63%) Cucumber
15 24 (0.63%) FitNesse
16 21 (0.55%) Toad
16 21 (0.55%) ClearCase
General
1 3786 (100.00%) Banking
2 2325 (61.41%) Finance
3 810 (21.39%) Front Office
4 265 (7.00%) Back Office
5 226 (5.97%) Retail
6 159 (4.20%) Financial Institution
7 123 (3.25%) Legal
8 112 (2.96%) Telecoms
9 103 (2.72%) Retail Banking
10 66 (1.74%) Marketing
11 55 (1.45%) Corporate Banking
12 32 (0.85%) International Banking
13 18 (0.48%) General Ledger
14 17 (0.45%) Advertising
15 14 (0.37%) Games
16 13 (0.34%) Law
16 13 (0.34%) Private Banking
17 12 (0.32%) Wholesale Banking
17 12 (0.32%) French Language
18 8 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1438 (37.98%) Developer
2 941 (24.85%) Analyst
3 547 (14.45%) Business Analyst
4 529 (13.97%) Java Developer
5 269 (7.11%) C# Developer
6 234 (6.18%) Project Manager
7 220 (5.81%) .NET Developer
8 192 (5.07%) Banking Business Analyst
9 187 (4.94%) Architect
10 183 (4.83%) Senior Developer
11 167 (4.41%) Support Analyst
12 143 (3.78%) C++ Developer
13 140 (3.70%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
14 139 (3.67%) Applications Support
15 135 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
16 119 (3.14%) Consultant
17 117 (3.09%) Programmer
18 93 (2.46%) SQL Developer
19 87 (2.30%) Senior Analyst
19 87 (2.30%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 604 (15.95%) .NET
2 270 (7.13%) WPF
3 217 (5.73%) ASP.NET
4 187 (4.94%) Spring
5 183 (4.83%) HTML
6 182 (4.81%) J2EE
6 182 (4.81%) XML
7 159 (4.20%) WCF
8 125 (3.30%) Middleware
9 118 (3.12%) Java EE
10 115 (3.04%) .NET Framework
11 106 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC
12 93 (2.46%) CSS
13 90 (2.38%) WinForms
14 89 (2.35%) Web Services
15 85 (2.25%) HTML5
16 71 (1.88%) Hibernate
17 65 (1.72%) JMS
18 56 (1.48%) J2SE
19 48 (1.27%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 554 (14.63%) Derivative
2 491 (12.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 488 (12.89%) Equities
4 410 (10.83%) Fixed Income
5 250 (6.60%) Computer Science
6 217 (5.73%) Credit Risk
7 187 (4.94%) Market Risk
8 164 (4.33%) Reference Data
9 139 (3.67%) Hedge funds
10 126 (3.33%) Mathematics
11 93 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
12 82 (2.17%) Open Source
13 59 (1.56%) Equity Derivative
14 55 (1.45%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 55 (1.45%) Blackberry
15 53 (1.40%) Tandem
16 45 (1.19%) Client/Server
17 43 (1.14%) Credit Derivative
18 42 (1.11%) Management Information System
19 40 (1.06%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 659 (17.41%) UNIX
2 443 (11.70%) Linux
3 412 (10.88%) Windows
4 64 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 56 (1.48%) Solaris
6 49 (1.29%) Windows XP
7 40 (1.06%) Windows 7
8 21 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (0.50%) NetWare
10 12 (0.32%) AIX
11 10 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (0.24%) HPUX
12 9 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.13%) Android
14 4 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.079%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.053%) Windows 8
17 1 (0.026%) CentOS
17 1 (0.026%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 452 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
2 391 (10.33%) Project Management
3 354 (9.35%) Multithreading
4 340 (8.98%) TDD
5 338 (8.93%) OO
6 312 (8.24%) Business Analysis
7 307 (8.11%) Risk Management
8 267 (7.05%) Scrum
9 261 (6.89%) Low Latency
10 255 (6.74%) Asset Management
11 242 (6.39%) Stakeholder Management
12 215 (5.68%) Software Engineering
13 213 (5.63%) User Acceptance Testing
14 192 (5.07%) MVC
15 188 (4.97%) Data Modelling
16 175 (4.62%) ETL
16 175 (4.62%) Analytics
17 174 (4.60%) Business Intelligence
18 167 (4.41%) Migration
19 157 (4.15%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1124 (29.69%) SQL
2 1056 (27.89%) Java
3 736 (19.44%) C#
4 486 (12.84%) C++
5 238 (6.29%) Perl
6 229 (6.05%) Python
7 199 (5.26%) JavaScript
8 114 (3.01%) C
9 103 (2.72%) PL/SQL
10 92 (2.43%) Shell Script
11 86 (2.27%) VBA
12 75 (1.98%) T-SQL
13 49 (1.29%) Ruby
13 49 (1.29%) PowerShell
14 46 (1.22%) VB
15 36 (0.95%) Scala
16 33 (0.87%) Bash Shell
17 26 (0.69%) Groovy
18 24 (0.63%) VBScript
19 15 (0.40%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 679 (17.93%) Degree
2 75 (1.98%) PMI Certification
3 64 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 63 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
5 59 (1.56%) ISEB
6 51 (1.35%) PMP
7 43 (1.14%) CCNP
8 38 (1.00%) MCP
9 34 (0.90%) MCAD
9 34 (0.90%) MCSD
9 34 (0.90%) MCTS
10 32 (0.85%) CCIE
11 23 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
12 21 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 17 (0.45%) ISTQB
14 16 (0.42%) CCNA
15 14 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 12 (0.32%) CISSP
16 12 (0.32%) CISA
17 9 (0.24%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 245 (6.47%) QA
2 73 (1.93%) EMIR
2 73 (1.93%) Dodd-Frank
3 63 (1.66%) Basel III
4 44 (1.16%) SLA
5 42 (1.11%) FATCA
6 38 (1.00%) MiFID
7 33 (0.87%) Solvency II
8 29 (0.77%) COREP
9 25 (0.66%) CRD IV
10 23 (0.61%) Basel II
11 21 (0.55%) Data Quality
12 18 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 15 (0.40%) FINREP
14 8 (0.21%) COBIT
15 6 (0.16%) ISO 9001
16 4 (0.11%) AIFMD
17 3 (0.079%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 2 (0.053%) P3O
19 1 (0.026%) COSO
System Software
1 123 (3.25%) Active Directory
2 57 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
4 17 (0.45%) vSphere
5 13 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
6 12 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
7 9 (0.24%) NFS
7 9 (0.24%) VMware ESX
8 8 (0.21%) XenApp
9 5 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 5 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 5 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.13%) HDFS
10 4 (0.11%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.079%) Hyper-V
11 3 (0.079%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.053%) Samba
12 2 (0.053%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (0.053%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 2 (0.053%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 50 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
2 28 (0.74%) Control-M
3 22 (0.58%) SCCM
4 17 (0.45%) ITRS Geneos
5 14 (0.37%) Data Guard
6 11 (0.29%) SCOM
6 11 (0.29%) NetBackup
7 10 (0.26%) Nagios
8 9 (0.24%) WSUS
9 8 (0.21%) Tivoli
10 7 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 5 (0.13%) Puppet
11 5 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (0.11%) Cobbler
12 4 (0.11%) CFEngine
13 3 (0.079%) Cisco CUCM
13 3 (0.079%) HP SIM
13 3 (0.079%) Backup Exec
13 3 (0.079%) BladeLogic
14 2 (0.053%) Foglight
Vendors
1 571 (15.08%) Oracle
2 402 (10.62%) Microsoft
3 204 (5.39%) Sybase
4 129 (3.41%) TIBCO
5 102 (2.69%) Business Objects
6 85 (2.25%) Bloomberg
7 75 (1.98%) Murex
7 75 (1.98%) Cisco
8 71 (1.88%) VMware
9 70 (1.85%) HP
9 70 (1.85%) Citrix
10 62 (1.64%) Calypso
10 62 (1.64%) Reuters
11 57 (1.51%) JBoss
12 49 (1.29%) IBM
12 49 (1.29%) Informatica
13 46 (1.22%) Juniper
14 44 (1.16%) SAP
15 40 (1.06%) Fidessa
16 39 (1.03%) F5
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Securitech Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
CD Sales Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + SIGNIFICANT STOCK
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + good bonus + generous package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + + Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cititec
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday