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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 207 163 139
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -24
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 1473 1894 2090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.47% 1.82% 2.04%
As % of the General category 3.33% 4.12% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1212 1620 1696
Average salary £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,650 £39,200 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £92,500 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
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
44258 45998 44732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.11% 44.14% 43.74%
Number of salaries quoted 35184 36107 36038
Average salary £50,500 £50,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +1.01%
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 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -17 1352 £65,000 -7.14% 250
South East -29 54 £58,750 +6.81% 6
South West -10 36 £75,000 +7.14% 4
North West +13 16 £47,500 -5.00% 5
West Midlands -47 11 £40,000 -20.00%
East of England +6 2 £48,750 +14.70%
Midlands - 1 - -
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3111 (100.00%) Banking
2 1910 (61.40%) Finance
3 937 (30.12%) SQL
4 745 (23.95%) Front Office
5 739 (23.75%) Java
6 655 (21.05%) C#
7 577 (18.55%) Agile Software Development
8 519 (16.68%) UNIX
9 496 (15.94%) Oracle
10 469 (15.08%) Degree
11 463 (14.88%) .NET
12 423 (13.60%) SQL Server
13 418 (13.44%) Windows
14 405 (13.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 398 (12.79%) Derivative
16 373 (11.99%) Microsoft
17 361 (11.60%) Fixed Income
18 350 (11.25%) C++
19 347 (11.15%) OO
20 342 (10.99%) Project Management
21 321 (10.32%) Linux
22 317 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
23 281 (9.03%) Equities
24 254 (8.16%) Multithreading
25 236 (7.59%) Business Analysis
26 232 (7.46%) Back Office
27 231 (7.43%) JavaScript
27 231 (7.43%) Retail
28 227 (7.30%) WCF
29 213 (6.85%) Risk Management

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 89 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 69 (2.22%) WebLogic
3 52 (1.67%) MS Exchange
4 38 (1.22%) Apache
4 38 (1.22%) Tomcat
5 30 (0.96%) JBoss
5 30 (0.96%) WebSphere
6 29 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
7 28 (0.90%) TIBCO EMS
8 26 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
9 25 (0.80%) Oracle Service Bus
10 23 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
10 23 (0.74%) MQSeries
11 21 (0.68%) SAS
12 19 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 18 (0.58%) Oracle Coherence
14 17 (0.55%) Confluence
15 16 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 16 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
16 15 (0.48%) GemFire
Applications
1 184 (5.91%) MS Excel
2 71 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 66 (2.12%) MS Office
4 65 (2.09%) MS Visio
5 37 (1.19%) MS Project
6 6 (0.19%) SPSS
7 3 (0.096%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.096%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.064%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.064%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.032%) LaTeX
9 1 (0.032%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 31 (1.00%) ION MarketView
2 15 (0.48%) Summit
3 14 (0.45%) TIBCO iProcess
3 14 (0.45%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 13 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
4 13 (0.42%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 12 (0.39%) BusinessWorks
5 12 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
5 12 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
6 10 (0.32%) Temenos T24
6 10 (0.32%) Finacle
7 9 (0.29%) Eagle PACE
8 8 (0.26%) Endur
8 8 (0.26%) Eikon
8 8 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
8 8 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
9 7 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
9 7 (0.23%) Kondor+
10 6 (0.19%) Front Arena
10 6 (0.19%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.096%) Google Compute Engine
2 3 (0.096%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.096%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.064%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.064%) SaaS
3 2 (0.064%) Heroku
3 2 (0.064%) GitHub
3 2 (0.064%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.032%) Force.com
4 1 (0.032%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 60 (1.93%) SAN
2 56 (1.80%) TCP/IP
2 56 (1.80%) Firewall
3 51 (1.64%) LAN
4 50 (1.61%) WAN
5 37 (1.19%) DNS
6 30 (0.96%) FTP
7 24 (0.77%) Wireless
8 23 (0.74%) VPN
8 23 (0.74%) VoIP
9 21 (0.68%) SSH
10 20 (0.64%) Network Security
11 19 (0.61%) Multicast
12 18 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (0.55%) DHCP
14 16 (0.51%) IP Telephony
14 16 (0.51%) Cisco Nexus
15 14 (0.45%) NAS
15 14 (0.45%) Intranet
16 12 (0.39%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 423 (13.60%) SQL Server
2 110 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
3 96 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 83 (2.67%) Big Data
5 81 (2.60%) Relational Database
5 81 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 75 (2.41%) Oracle Database
7 61 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 53 (1.70%) QlikView
9 45 (1.45%) Hadoop
9 45 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 45 (1.45%) DB2
10 43 (1.38%) RDBMS
10 43 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 42 (1.35%) NoSQL
12 38 (1.22%) MySQL
13 23 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
14 19 (0.61%) Oracle Database 12c
15 18 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
16 17 (0.55%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 83 (2.67%) Subversion
2 56 (1.80%) JIRA
2 56 (1.80%) TeamCity
3 49 (1.58%) NUnit
4 46 (1.48%) Eclipse
5 39 (1.25%) Visual Studio
6 38 (1.22%) Maven
7 33 (1.06%) Moq
8 32 (1.03%) MSTest
9 30 (0.96%) Git (software)
10 29 (0.93%) Jenkins
11 28 (0.90%) Rhino Mocks
12 27 (0.87%) JUnit
13 24 (0.77%) SpecFlow
14 20 (0.64%) Selenium
15 16 (0.51%) MSBuild
16 14 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
17 12 (0.39%) WebDriver
17 12 (0.39%) CruiseControl
17 12 (0.39%) Hudson
General
1 3111 (100.00%) Banking
2 1910 (61.40%) Finance
3 745 (23.95%) Front Office
4 232 (7.46%) Back Office
5 231 (7.43%) Retail
6 203 (6.53%) Financial Institution
7 135 (4.34%) Retail Banking
8 114 (3.66%) Legal
9 86 (2.76%) Telecoms
10 74 (2.38%) Corporate Banking
11 30 (0.96%) Private Banking
12 24 (0.77%) Marketing
13 12 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
14 11 (0.35%) Aerospace
14 11 (0.35%) Automotive
14 11 (0.35%) International Banking
14 11 (0.35%) Wholesale Banking
15 10 (0.32%) Games
16 8 (0.26%) General Ledger
17 6 (0.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1084 (34.84%) Developer
2 763 (24.53%) Analyst
3 384 (12.34%) Business Analyst
4 328 (10.54%) Java Developer
5 256 (8.23%) C# Developer
6 236 (7.59%) Support Analyst
7 205 (6.59%) Architect
8 187 (6.01%) Applications Support
9 158 (5.08%) Project Manager
10 132 (4.24%) Senior Developer
10 132 (4.24%) .NET Developer
11 120 (3.86%) Consultant
12 119 (3.83%) Banking Business Analyst
13 100 (3.21%) C++ Developer
14 88 (2.83%) C# .NET Developer
15 81 (2.60%) Desktop Support
16 78 (2.51%) Applications Support Analyst
17 68 (2.19%) Team Leader
18 65 (2.09%) Senior Java Developer
18 65 (2.09%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 463 (14.88%) .NET
2 227 (7.30%) WCF
3 197 (6.33%) WPF
4 189 (6.08%) ASP.NET
5 178 (5.72%) HTML
6 169 (5.43%) XML
7 167 (5.37%) Spring
8 125 (4.02%) .NET Framework
9 105 (3.38%) ASP.NET MVC
10 97 (3.12%) HTML5
11 95 (3.05%) Web Services
12 89 (2.86%) J2EE
13 88 (2.83%) Hibernate
14 83 (2.67%) Middleware
15 78 (2.51%) FIX Protocol
16 70 (2.25%) Ajax
17 65 (2.09%) CSS
18 59 (1.90%) AngularJS
19 55 (1.77%) jQuery
20 49 (1.58%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 405 (13.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 398 (12.79%) Derivative
3 361 (11.60%) Fixed Income
4 317 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
5 281 (9.03%) Equities
6 199 (6.40%) Computer Science
7 158 (5.08%) Hedge funds
8 112 (3.60%) Mathematics
9 106 (3.41%) Credit Risk
10 86 (2.76%) Blackberry
11 84 (2.70%) Equity Derivative
12 80 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
13 78 (2.51%) Market Risk
14 59 (1.90%) Management Information System
15 58 (1.86%) Reference Data
16 50 (1.61%) Tandem
17 46 (1.48%) Open Source
18 42 (1.35%) Client/Server
18 42 (1.35%) Interest Rate Derivative
19 39 (1.25%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 519 (16.68%) UNIX
2 418 (13.44%) Windows
3 321 (10.32%) Linux
4 94 (3.02%) Windows 7
5 82 (2.64%) Solaris
6 48 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 38 (1.22%) Windows XP
8 32 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
10 26 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (0.51%) Apple iOS
11 16 (0.51%) Windows NT
12 12 (0.39%) Windows 8
13 8 (0.26%) Windows 2000
14 5 (0.16%) AIX
14 5 (0.16%) SUSE
15 4 (0.13%) Android
16 2 (0.064%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.064%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 577 (18.55%) Agile Software Development
2 347 (11.15%) OO
3 342 (10.99%) Project Management
4 254 (8.16%) Multithreading
5 236 (7.59%) Business Analysis
6 213 (6.85%) Risk Management
7 211 (6.78%) Scrum
8 194 (6.24%) ITIL
9 189 (6.08%) Analytics
10 176 (5.66%) TDD
11 174 (5.59%) Stakeholder Management
12 164 (5.27%) User Acceptance Testing
13 157 (5.05%) PRINCE2
13 157 (5.05%) Low Latency
14 147 (4.73%) Asset Management
15 143 (4.60%) MVC
16 138 (4.44%) Investment Management
17 133 (4.28%) Business Intelligence
18 131 (4.21%) Data Management
19 129 (4.15%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 937 (30.12%) SQL
2 739 (23.75%) Java
3 655 (21.05%) C#
4 350 (11.25%) C++
5 231 (7.43%) JavaScript
6 181 (5.82%) Perl
7 156 (5.01%) Python
8 126 (4.05%) Shell Script
9 103 (3.31%) C
10 97 (3.12%) VBA
11 87 (2.80%) PowerShell
12 71 (2.28%) PL/SQL
13 55 (1.77%) Bash Shell
14 54 (1.74%) T-SQL
15 29 (0.93%) VB
16 28 (0.90%) Korn
17 27 (0.87%) VB.NET
18 25 (0.80%) PHP
19 23 (0.74%) Scala
20 21 (0.68%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 469 (15.08%) Degree
2 78 (2.51%) PMI Certification
3 55 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 50 (1.61%) PMP
5 49 (1.58%) MCP
5 49 (1.58%) MCSE
6 44 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
7 36 (1.16%) ISEB
8 26 (0.84%) CCNA
9 22 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
10 20 (0.64%) CISSP
11 15 (0.48%) CCNP
12 13 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
13 12 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 12 (0.39%) CISM
14 10 (0.32%) ISEB Practitioner
15 9 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (0.29%) ISTQB
16 8 (0.26%) PhD
17 7 (0.23%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (4.44%) QA
2 84 (2.70%) EMIR
2 84 (2.70%) Dodd-Frank
3 51 (1.64%) MiFID
4 49 (1.58%) Basel III
5 41 (1.32%) SLA
6 30 (0.96%) CRD IV
7 25 (0.80%) Data Quality
8 23 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 23 (0.74%) Basel II
9 22 (0.71%) FINREP
10 21 (0.68%) COREP
11 20 (0.64%) Solvency II
12 15 (0.48%) FATCA
13 13 (0.42%) ISO 9001
14 8 (0.26%) COBIT
15 3 (0.096%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 1 (0.032%) GAAP
16 1 (0.032%) AIFMD
16 1 (0.032%) UCITS
System Software
1 137 (4.40%) Active Directory
2 44 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (0.90%) NFS
4 22 (0.71%) vSphere
5 20 (0.64%) XenApp
6 13 (0.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 12 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
8 11 (0.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 11 (0.35%) Veritas File System
9 8 (0.26%) VMware Server
9 8 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (0.13%) VMware ESX
11 4 (0.13%) Terminal Server
12 3 (0.096%) Firmware
12 3 (0.096%) Hyper-V
12 3 (0.096%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 2 (0.064%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.064%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.064%) Samba
Systems Management
1 30 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
2 22 (0.71%) SCCM
3 13 (0.42%) Tivoli
4 12 (0.39%) ITRS Geneos
5 11 (0.35%) Data Guard
5 11 (0.35%) Legato
6 10 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
6 10 (0.32%) BladeLogic
6 10 (0.32%) Control-M
7 8 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 7 (0.23%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 7 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
9 6 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 6 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
9 6 (0.19%) Netcool
10 4 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (0.096%) Nagios
11 3 (0.096%) WSUS
11 3 (0.096%) Backup Exec
12 2 (0.064%) SCOM
Vendors
1 496 (15.94%) Oracle
2 373 (11.99%) Microsoft
3 148 (4.76%) Sybase
4 104 (3.34%) TIBCO
5 83 (2.67%) IBM
6 82 (2.64%) Cisco
6 82 (2.64%) HP
7 73 (2.35%) Bloomberg
8 67 (2.15%) VMware
9 63 (2.03%) Reuters
10 61 (1.96%) ServiceNow
11 51 (1.64%) Citrix
12 49 (1.58%) Red Hat
13 44 (1.41%) ION Trading
14 37 (1.19%) Fidessa
14 37 (1.19%) Murex
15 34 (1.09%) Informatica
16 32 (1.03%) EMC
17 31 (1.00%) Calypso
18 30 (0.96%) Business Objects
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Package
Posted: 53 minutes ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonuses
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum Flexible on Base depending on exper
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Flexible depending on experience +package
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40k - £65k + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: up to £55k
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40k - £65k + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £43,000-£55,000+ COMPETITIVE package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £75000 - £115000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £100 - £110 per annum + + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday