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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 201 172 121
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -51
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 1644 1909 2486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.60% 1.74% 2.44%
As % of the General category 3.60% 3.93% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1326 1649 1974
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,700 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £95,000
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
45618 48573 45101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.51% 44.16% 44.26%
Number of salaries quoted 36629 38143 35945
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -10 1521 £70,000 +3.70% 195
North West +32 48 £70,000 +16.66% 4
South East +4 32 £50,000 -9.09% 3
South West -7 20 £100,000 +100.00% 3
West Midlands -24 12 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 6 £57,500 - 2
East of England +12 2 £45,000 -
Yorkshire -3 1 £45,000 -43.75%
North East - 1 £41,500 -
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3224 (100.00%) Banking
2 1824 (56.58%) Finance
3 931 (28.88%) SQL
4 745 (23.11%) Front Office
5 693 (21.50%) Java
6 682 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
7 603 (18.70%) C#
8 518 (16.07%) Degree
9 517 (16.04%) UNIX
10 454 (14.08%) Derivative
11 425 (13.18%) Equities
12 423 (13.12%) Oracle
13 420 (13.03%) .NET
14 418 (12.97%) SQL Server
15 396 (12.28%) Project Management
16 365 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
17 364 (11.29%) Business Analysis
18 354 (10.98%) Windows
19 350 (10.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 339 (10.51%) Linux
21 333 (10.33%) Microsoft
22 326 (10.11%) Fixed Income
23 298 (9.24%) Retail
24 289 (8.96%) Risk Management
25 286 (8.87%) SDLC
26 278 (8.62%) Back Office
27 266 (8.25%) C++
28 250 (7.75%) Computer Science
29 238 (7.38%) Multithreading
30 224 (6.95%) Asset Management

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 95 (2.95%) SharePoint
2 34 (1.05%) Confluence
3 29 (0.90%) MS Exchange
4 28 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
4 28 (0.87%) WebSphere
5 27 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
6 23 (0.71%) Apache Spark
7 22 (0.68%) SAS
7 22 (0.68%) Tomcat
8 19 (0.59%) WebLogic
9 18 (0.56%) Apache
9 18 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
9 18 (0.56%) Apache Pig
10 13 (0.40%) Lync
11 12 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 12 (0.37%) MQSeries
12 11 (0.34%) IIS
13 10 (0.31%) Oracle Coherence
14 9 (0.28%) JBoss
15 8 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 149 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 60 (1.86%) MS Visio
3 57 (1.77%) MS Office
4 54 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 40 (1.24%) MS Project
6 11 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.25%) SPSS
8 5 (0.16%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.062%) Mathematica
10 1 (0.031%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.031%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.031%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 36 (1.12%) ION MarketView
2 35 (1.09%) Markit EDM
3 25 (0.78%) LatentZero
4 24 (0.74%) Eagle PACE
5 23 (0.71%) thinkFolio
6 21 (0.65%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
6 21 (0.65%) Advent Moxy
6 21 (0.65%) PORTIA
6 21 (0.65%) MultiFonds
6 21 (0.65%) Front Arena
6 21 (0.65%) Beauchamp
6 21 (0.65%) Decalog
6 21 (0.65%) LongView
6 21 (0.65%) HiInvest
6 21 (0.65%) HiPerformance
6 21 (0.65%) HiPortfolio
6 21 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
7 20 (0.62%) Summit
7 20 (0.62%) Oracle General Ledger
8 15 (0.47%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 16 (0.50%) SaaS
2 10 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.19%) Office 365
4 6 (0.19%) PaaS
5 5 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.12%) IaaS
7 3 (0.093%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.093%) Force.com
8 2 (0.062%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (0.062%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 70 (2.17%) TCP/IP
2 61 (1.89%) SAN
3 44 (1.36%) Firewall
4 39 (1.21%) FTP
5 36 (1.12%) Multicast
6 33 (1.02%) WAN
7 27 (0.84%) LAN
8 24 (0.74%) DNS
9 20 (0.62%) VoIP
10 19 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
11 18 (0.56%) BGP
11 18 (0.56%) DSL
11 18 (0.56%) VLAN
11 18 (0.56%) Unified Communications
12 17 (0.53%) VPN
13 16 (0.50%) Network Security
14 15 (0.47%) Cisco Nexus
14 15 (0.47%) IP Telephony
14 15 (0.47%) OSPF
15 14 (0.43%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 418 (12.97%) SQL Server
2 101 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 94 (2.92%) Big Data
4 93 (2.88%) Oracle Database
5 80 (2.48%) Hadoop
6 78 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
7 77 (2.39%) Relational Database
8 75 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 63 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 53 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 48 (1.49%) NoSQL
12 47 (1.46%) QlikView
13 44 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
13 44 (1.36%) BusinessObjects
14 37 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
15 35 (1.09%) RDBMS
16 30 (0.93%) MySQL
17 27 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
18 23 (0.71%) Oracle BI EE
19 20 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 92 (2.85%) Subversion
2 63 (1.95%) NUnit
3 61 (1.89%) JIRA
4 58 (1.80%) TeamCity
5 51 (1.58%) Moq
6 48 (1.49%) Git (software)
7 46 (1.43%) MSTest
8 41 (1.27%) JUnit
9 40 (1.24%) Selenium
10 38 (1.18%) Rhino Mocks
11 32 (0.99%) Jenkins
12 29 (0.90%) Cucumber
13 28 (0.87%) Visual Studio
14 22 (0.68%) WebDriver
15 19 (0.59%) Maven
16 16 (0.50%) SpecFlow
16 16 (0.50%) MSBuild
17 15 (0.47%) Mockito
18 12 (0.37%) Eclipse
19 11 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3224 (100.00%) Banking
2 1824 (56.58%) Finance
3 745 (23.11%) Front Office
4 298 (9.24%) Retail
5 278 (8.62%) Back Office
6 205 (6.36%) Financial Institution
7 144 (4.47%) Retail Banking
8 131 (4.06%) Legal
9 76 (2.36%) Corporate Banking
10 38 (1.18%) Telecoms
10 38 (1.18%) Private Banking
11 34 (1.05%) Games
12 19 (0.59%) General Ledger
13 18 (0.56%) Wholesale Banking
14 15 (0.47%) Marketing
15 7 (0.22%) Billing
16 6 (0.19%) Advertising
17 4 (0.12%) German Language
17 4 (0.12%) International Banking
18 3 (0.093%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1036 (32.13%) Developer
2 896 (27.79%) Analyst
3 568 (17.62%) Business Analyst
4 306 (9.49%) Java Developer
5 249 (7.72%) C# Developer
6 232 (7.20%) Banking Business Analyst
7 184 (5.71%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 182 (5.65%) Project Manager
9 176 (5.46%) Architect
10 170 (5.27%) Support Analyst
11 152 (4.71%) Applications Support
12 145 (4.50%) Consultant
13 137 (4.25%) .NET Developer
14 133 (4.13%) Senior Developer
15 104 (3.23%) C++ Developer
16 77 (2.39%) C# .NET Developer
17 75 (2.33%) Junior
18 73 (2.26%) Applications Support Analyst
19 66 (2.05%) SQL Developer
20 64 (1.99%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 420 (13.03%) .NET
2 199 (6.17%) WPF
3 192 (5.96%) WCF
4 186 (5.77%) XML
5 147 (4.56%) ASP.NET
6 142 (4.40%) HTML
7 118 (3.66%) .NET Framework
8 102 (3.16%) HTML5
9 101 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 95 (2.95%) FIX Protocol
11 92 (2.85%) Spring
12 83 (2.57%) Mason
13 71 (2.20%) J2EE
14 69 (2.14%) AngularJS
15 64 (1.99%) CSS
16 60 (1.86%) Web Services
17 58 (1.80%) Hibernate
17 58 (1.80%) WinForms
18 56 (1.74%) Ajax
19 52 (1.61%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 454 (14.08%) Derivative
2 425 (13.18%) Equities
3 365 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
4 350 (10.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 326 (10.11%) Fixed Income
6 250 (7.75%) Computer Science
7 135 (4.19%) Hedge funds
8 126 (3.91%) Credit Risk
9 122 (3.78%) Equity Derivative
10 112 (3.47%) Management Information System
11 107 (3.32%) Mathematics
12 104 (3.23%) Market Risk
13 88 (2.73%) Reference Data
14 81 (2.51%) Blackberry
15 64 (1.99%) Data Structures
16 55 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
17 52 (1.61%) Tandem
18 50 (1.55%) Data Centre
19 49 (1.52%) SWIFT
20 48 (1.49%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 517 (16.04%) UNIX
2 354 (10.98%) Windows
3 339 (10.51%) Linux
4 83 (2.57%) Windows 7
5 50 (1.55%) Solaris
6 48 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (0.53%) Windows XP
8 12 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (0.25%) Apple iOS
12 6 (0.19%) Data ONTAP
13 5 (0.16%) Android
13 5 (0.16%) SUSE
14 4 (0.12%) AIX
14 4 (0.12%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.093%) CentOS
16 2 (0.062%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 682 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
2 396 (12.28%) Project Management
3 364 (11.29%) Business Analysis
4 289 (8.96%) Risk Management
5 286 (8.87%) SDLC
6 238 (7.38%) Multithreading
7 224 (6.95%) Asset Management
8 220 (6.82%) OO
9 216 (6.70%) TDD
10 194 (6.02%) Analytics
11 189 (5.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 189 (5.86%) Scrum
12 180 (5.58%) ITIL
13 171 (5.30%) PRINCE2
14 169 (5.24%) User Acceptance Testing
15 158 (4.90%) Low Latency
16 156 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
17 153 (4.75%) Investment Management
18 140 (4.34%) Data Modelling
19 138 (4.28%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 931 (28.88%) SQL
2 693 (21.50%) Java
3 603 (18.70%) C#
4 266 (8.25%) C++
5 204 (6.33%) Python
6 184 (5.71%) Perl
7 159 (4.93%) JavaScript
8 135 (4.19%) Shell Script
9 88 (2.73%) VBA
10 79 (2.45%) PL/SQL
11 77 (2.39%) C
12 59 (1.83%) Scala
13 58 (1.80%) Bash Shell
14 54 (1.67%) PowerShell
15 48 (1.49%) T-SQL
16 33 (1.02%) Korn
17 23 (0.71%) Ruby
17 23 (0.71%) VB
18 22 (0.68%) Haskell
19 21 (0.65%) F#
Qualifications
1 518 (16.07%) Degree
2 85 (2.64%) PMI Certification
3 64 (1.99%) PMP
4 52 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 43 (1.33%) MCP
5 43 (1.33%) MCSE
6 40 (1.24%) CISA
7 33 (1.02%) CISSP
8 30 (0.93%) ISEB
9 23 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
10 22 (0.68%) CISM
11 20 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 18 (0.56%) ACCA
12 18 (0.56%) CCNP
13 14 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (0.31%) CCNA
15 9 (0.28%) ISTQB
15 9 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (0.28%) PhD
16 8 (0.25%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 188 (5.83%) QA
2 87 (2.70%) EMIR
3 84 (2.61%) Dodd-Frank
4 79 (2.45%) MiFID
5 60 (1.86%) CRD IV
6 41 (1.27%) Basel III
7 36 (1.12%) Solvency II
8 31 (0.96%) SLA
8 31 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 26 (0.81%) Basel II
10 24 (0.74%) Data Quality
11 20 (0.62%) FATCA
12 17 (0.53%) COREP
13 13 (0.40%) FINREP
13 13 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 11 (0.34%) COBIT
15 7 (0.22%) PCI DSS
16 6 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
17 1 (0.031%) ISO 9000
17 1 (0.031%) GAAP
System Software
1 100 (3.10%) Active Directory
2 36 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
4 17 (0.53%) NFS
5 14 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (0.43%) vSphere
5 14 (0.43%) XenApp
6 9 (0.28%) HDFS
7 6 (0.19%) VMware Server
8 5 (0.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 5 (0.16%) Veritas File System
8 5 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (0.12%) Apache Flume
9 4 (0.12%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.093%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 3 (0.093%) GPFS
10 3 (0.093%) Firmware
11 2 (0.062%) Samba
12 1 (0.031%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.031%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 35 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
2 19 (0.59%) Data Guard
2 19 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
3 15 (0.47%) SCCM
4 12 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
5 10 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 8 (0.25%) Puppet
8 7 (0.22%) EMC NetWorker
8 7 (0.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 6 (0.19%) SnapMirror
9 6 (0.19%) SnapLock
9 6 (0.19%) SnapVault
10 5 (0.16%) ITRS Geneos
10 5 (0.16%) Nagios
10 5 (0.16%) Tivoli
10 5 (0.16%) Legato
11 4 (0.12%) Control-M
12 3 (0.093%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.093%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 423 (13.12%) Oracle
2 333 (10.33%) Microsoft
3 131 (4.06%) Sybase
4 76 (2.36%) Cisco
5 68 (2.11%) TIBCO
6 62 (1.92%) IBM
7 57 (1.77%) Fidessa
8 52 (1.61%) VMware
9 50 (1.55%) Reuters
9 50 (1.55%) HP
10 49 (1.52%) Murex
10 49 (1.52%) Bloomberg
11 48 (1.49%) Red Hat
12 43 (1.33%) ServiceNow
13 41 (1.27%) Citrix
14 40 (1.24%) ION Trading
15 36 (1.12%) Advent
16 34 (1.05%) Linedata
16 34 (1.05%) Informatica
17 30 (0.93%) Misys
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + 30% bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + 30% bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + On Call + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
East London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + c.25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Good Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £68,000 per annum £55-68,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + high bonus + very good bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £68,000 per annum £55-68,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
East London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago