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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 209 169 120
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -49
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 1564 1955 2366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.52% 1.77% 2.33%
As % of the General category 3.41% 4.00% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1251 1687 1944
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 £39,100 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £97,250 £93,000
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
45908 48907 44294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.48% 44.32% 43.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36877 38565 35680
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
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 3 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 3 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 -16 1453 £67,500 - 187
South East -2 39 £55,000 - 4
North West +26 37 £70,000 +16.66% 10
South West -9 19 £100,000 +100.00% 6
West Midlands -26 10 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Yorkshire -2 3 £45,000 -43.75%
East Midlands - 2 - -
East of England - 1 £45,000 - 1
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 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 3103 (100.00%) Banking
2 1773 (57.14%) Finance
3 892 (28.75%) SQL
4 733 (23.62%) Front Office
5 649 (20.92%) Java
6 621 (20.01%) Agile Software Development
7 563 (18.14%) C#
8 477 (15.37%) Degree
9 474 (15.28%) UNIX
10 438 (14.12%) Derivative
11 403 (12.99%) .NET
12 398 (12.83%) Oracle
13 396 (12.76%) SQL Server
14 392 (12.63%) Equities
15 359 (11.57%) Project Management
16 358 (11.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 350 (11.28%) Windows
17 350 (11.28%) Business Analysis
18 333 (10.73%) Microsoft
19 329 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
20 324 (10.44%) Fixed Income
21 305 (9.83%) Linux
22 276 (8.89%) Retail
23 264 (8.51%) Back Office
24 262 (8.44%) SDLC
25 261 (8.41%) Risk Management
26 254 (8.19%) C++
27 230 (7.41%) Multithreading
28 228 (7.35%) Computer Science
29 224 (7.22%) OO

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 94 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 35 (1.13%) Confluence
3 31 (1.00%) MS Exchange
4 27 (0.87%) WebSphere
5 26 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
5 26 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
6 22 (0.71%) SAS
7 21 (0.68%) Tomcat
8 20 (0.64%) Apache
9 19 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
10 18 (0.58%) Apache Pig
10 18 (0.58%) Apache Spark
10 18 (0.58%) WebLogic
11 13 (0.42%) MQSeries
11 13 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 12 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
13 11 (0.35%) IIS
14 9 (0.29%) JBoss
15 8 (0.26%) GemFire
16 7 (0.23%) Lync
Applications
1 152 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 69 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 58 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 54 (1.74%) MS Office
5 33 (1.06%) MS Project
6 10 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.26%) SPSS
8 5 (0.16%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.064%) Mathematica
10 1 (0.032%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.032%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.032%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 36 (1.16%) ION MarketView
2 25 (0.81%) Markit EDM
3 22 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
3 22 (0.71%) Summit
3 22 (0.71%) Eagle PACE
4 17 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
4 17 (0.55%) LatentZero
5 16 (0.52%) Hyperion Enterprise
6 15 (0.48%) MultiFonds
6 15 (0.48%) Front Arena
6 15 (0.48%) HiInvest
6 15 (0.48%) HiPerformance
6 15 (0.48%) HiPortfolio
6 15 (0.48%) Decalog
6 15 (0.48%) LongView
6 15 (0.48%) thinkFolio
6 15 (0.48%) Beauchamp
6 15 (0.48%) PORTIA
6 15 (0.48%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
6 15 (0.48%) Advent Moxy
Cloud Services
1 14 (0.45%) SaaS
2 8 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.19%) PaaS
4 5 (0.16%) Office 365
5 4 (0.13%) IaaS
6 3 (0.097%) Force.com
7 2 (0.064%) Heroku
7 2 (0.064%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.032%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.032%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.032%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 62 (2.00%) SAN
2 56 (1.80%) TCP/IP
3 44 (1.42%) Firewall
4 37 (1.19%) FTP
5 30 (0.97%) WAN
6 26 (0.84%) Multicast
7 25 (0.81%) LAN
8 21 (0.68%) DNS
9 19 (0.61%) VoIP
10 18 (0.58%) DSL
11 15 (0.48%) Internet
11 15 (0.48%) VPN
12 14 (0.45%) NAS
12 14 (0.45%) Unified Communications
12 14 (0.45%) SSH
12 14 (0.45%) VLAN
13 13 (0.42%) Intrusion Detection
13 13 (0.42%) IP Telephony
13 13 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (0.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 396 (12.76%) SQL Server
2 92 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 91 (2.93%) Big Data
4 84 (2.71%) Oracle Database
5 82 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
6 81 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 68 (2.19%) Hadoop
7 68 (2.19%) Relational Database
8 57 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 50 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
10 49 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 48 (1.55%) QlikView
12 45 (1.45%) NoSQL
13 32 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
14 31 (1.00%) RDBMS
15 27 (0.87%) MySQL
15 27 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
16 23 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
16 23 (0.74%) DB2
17 21 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 84 (2.71%) Subversion
2 61 (1.97%) JIRA
3 59 (1.90%) NUnit
4 54 (1.74%) TeamCity
5 50 (1.61%) Moq
6 44 (1.42%) Git (software)
6 44 (1.42%) MSTest
7 37 (1.19%) Rhino Mocks
8 34 (1.10%) Visual Studio
9 33 (1.06%) Selenium
10 28 (0.90%) JUnit
11 25 (0.81%) Jenkins
12 21 (0.68%) Cucumber
13 20 (0.64%) Eclipse
14 16 (0.52%) MSBuild
15 15 (0.48%) SpecFlow
15 15 (0.48%) WebDriver
16 14 (0.45%) Maven
17 11 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
18 10 (0.32%) HP UFT
General
1 3103 (100.00%) Banking
2 1773 (57.14%) Finance
3 733 (23.62%) Front Office
4 276 (8.89%) Retail
5 264 (8.51%) Back Office
6 205 (6.61%) Financial Institution
7 151 (4.87%) Retail Banking
8 128 (4.13%) Legal
9 78 (2.51%) Corporate Banking
10 54 (1.74%) Telecoms
11 33 (1.06%) Private Banking
12 26 (0.84%) Games
13 18 (0.58%) General Ledger
14 17 (0.55%) Wholesale Banking
14 17 (0.55%) Marketing
15 9 (0.29%) Billing
16 6 (0.19%) Advertising
17 5 (0.16%) Manufacturing
17 5 (0.16%) Automotive
17 5 (0.16%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 1000 (32.23%) Developer
2 877 (28.26%) Analyst
3 546 (17.60%) Business Analyst
4 294 (9.47%) Java Developer
5 239 (7.70%) C# Developer
6 214 (6.90%) Banking Business Analyst
7 183 (5.90%) Support Analyst
8 178 (5.74%) Architect
9 171 (5.51%) Project Manager
10 166 (5.35%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
11 147 (4.74%) Applications Support
12 139 (4.48%) .NET Developer
13 138 (4.45%) Consultant
14 127 (4.09%) Senior Developer
15 99 (3.19%) C++ Developer
16 74 (2.38%) C# .NET Developer
17 73 (2.35%) Applications Support Analyst
18 72 (2.32%) Desktop Support
19 70 (2.26%) Junior
20 64 (2.06%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 403 (12.99%) .NET
2 191 (6.16%) WCF
3 190 (6.12%) WPF
4 177 (5.70%) XML
5 139 (4.48%) ASP.NET
6 135 (4.35%) HTML
7 116 (3.74%) .NET Framework
8 100 (3.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 92 (2.96%) HTML5
10 87 (2.80%) Spring
11 76 (2.45%) FIX Protocol
12 64 (2.06%) AngularJS
13 63 (2.03%) Mason
14 62 (2.00%) Web Services
15 59 (1.90%) Hibernate
16 58 (1.87%) CSS
16 58 (1.87%) J2EE
17 55 (1.77%) Ajax
18 48 (1.55%) WinForms
19 47 (1.51%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 438 (14.12%) Derivative
2 392 (12.63%) Equities
3 358 (11.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 329 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
5 324 (10.44%) Fixed Income
6 228 (7.35%) Computer Science
7 143 (4.61%) Hedge funds
8 122 (3.93%) Credit Risk
9 115 (3.71%) Equity Derivative
10 112 (3.61%) Mathematics
11 106 (3.42%) Management Information System
12 93 (3.00%) Market Risk
13 88 (2.84%) Blackberry
14 82 (2.64%) Reference Data
15 61 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
16 57 (1.84%) Data Structures
16 57 (1.84%) Data Centre
17 51 (1.64%) Tandem
18 49 (1.58%) SWIFT
19 47 (1.51%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 474 (15.28%) UNIX
2 350 (11.28%) Windows
3 305 (9.83%) Linux
4 91 (2.93%) Windows 7
5 47 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 43 (1.39%) Solaris
7 21 (0.68%) Windows XP
8 12 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.29%) Apple iOS
9 9 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.19%) Data ONTAP
11 5 (0.16%) SUSE
12 4 (0.13%) AIX
12 4 (0.13%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.097%) CentOS
14 2 (0.064%) Android
15 1 (0.032%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 621 (20.01%) Agile Software Development
2 359 (11.57%) Project Management
3 350 (11.28%) Business Analysis
4 262 (8.44%) SDLC
5 261 (8.41%) Risk Management
6 230 (7.41%) Multithreading
7 224 (7.22%) OO
8 201 (6.48%) Asset Management
9 200 (6.45%) TDD
10 195 (6.28%) ITIL
10 195 (6.28%) Analytics
11 174 (5.61%) Stakeholder Management
12 170 (5.48%) Low Latency
13 169 (5.45%) PRINCE2
14 167 (5.38%) User Acceptance Testing
15 164 (5.29%) Scrum
16 158 (5.09%) Investment Management
17 145 (4.67%) Data Modelling
18 135 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
19 133 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 892 (28.75%) SQL
2 649 (20.92%) Java
3 563 (18.14%) C#
4 254 (8.19%) C++
5 173 (5.58%) Python
6 161 (5.19%) JavaScript
7 155 (5.00%) Perl
8 120 (3.87%) Shell Script
9 90 (2.90%) VBA
10 81 (2.61%) C
11 73 (2.35%) PL/SQL
12 57 (1.84%) PowerShell
13 51 (1.64%) Bash Shell
14 46 (1.48%) Scala
15 45 (1.45%) T-SQL
16 23 (0.74%) VB
17 21 (0.68%) Korn
18 17 (0.55%) VB.NET
18 17 (0.55%) PHP
19 15 (0.48%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 477 (15.37%) Degree
2 86 (2.77%) PMI Certification
3 63 (2.03%) PMP
4 59 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 49 (1.58%) MCP
5 49 (1.58%) MCSE
6 31 (1.00%) CISSP
7 29 (0.93%) ISEB
8 25 (0.81%) CISA
9 23 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 18 (0.58%) CISM
12 14 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
12 14 (0.45%) CCNA
13 12 (0.39%) ISTQB
14 11 (0.35%) CCNP
15 10 (0.32%) CCA
15 10 (0.32%) Citrix Certification
15 10 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 9 (0.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (5.03%) QA
2 83 (2.67%) EMIR
3 79 (2.55%) Dodd-Frank
4 67 (2.16%) MiFID
5 58 (1.87%) CRD IV
6 40 (1.29%) Basel III
7 37 (1.19%) Solvency II
8 35 (1.13%) SLA
9 32 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 28 (0.90%) Basel II
11 24 (0.77%) Data Quality
12 17 (0.55%) FATCA
12 17 (0.55%) COREP
13 14 (0.45%) COBIT
14 13 (0.42%) FINREP
15 12 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 6 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
17 5 (0.16%) PCI DSS
18 1 (0.032%) ISO 9000
18 1 (0.032%) GAAP
System Software
1 113 (3.64%) Active Directory
2 36 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
4 19 (0.61%) XenApp
5 17 (0.55%) NFS
6 14 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
6 14 (0.45%) vSphere
7 8 (0.26%) HDFS
8 7 (0.23%) VMware Server
9 5 (0.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 5 (0.16%) Veritas File System
9 5 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (0.13%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.097%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 3 (0.097%) Firmware
11 3 (0.097%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.064%) GPFS
12 2 (0.064%) Samba
13 1 (0.032%) Cronacle
13 1 (0.032%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 35 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
2 20 (0.64%) Data Guard
2 20 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
3 18 (0.58%) SCCM
4 9 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 9 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
5 7 (0.23%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 7 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
5 7 (0.23%) Puppet
6 6 (0.19%) SnapMirror
6 6 (0.19%) SnapLock
6 6 (0.19%) SnapVault
7 5 (0.16%) Legato
7 5 (0.16%) Nagios
8 4 (0.13%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.13%) Control-M
9 3 (0.097%) Oozie
9 3 (0.097%) ITRS Geneos
9 3 (0.097%) Ansible
Vendors
1 398 (12.83%) Oracle
2 333 (10.73%) Microsoft
3 125 (4.03%) Sybase
4 75 (2.42%) Cisco
5 68 (2.19%) TIBCO
6 62 (2.00%) IBM
7 55 (1.77%) ServiceNow
8 52 (1.68%) VMware
9 50 (1.61%) Fidessa
10 49 (1.58%) Red Hat
11 47 (1.51%) Bloomberg
12 46 (1.48%) Reuters
13 45 (1.45%) HP
14 44 (1.42%) Murex
15 43 (1.39%) Citrix
16 42 (1.35%) Business Objects
17 40 (1.29%) ION Trading
18 34 (1.10%) Informatica
19 30 (0.97%) SAP
20 27 (0.87%) Misys
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Pension, Bonus, Life, Health etc
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £600.00 - £675.00 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £66,000 per annum Fixed Term Contract and Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Health & Life Cover,
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
DCM Select
Salary: From £65,000 to £105,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Resource Solutions - Nomura
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Great benefits package, bonus and ca
Posted: Yesterday
London
J & C Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday