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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 213 146 137
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -9
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 1439 1906 2149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.44% 1.94% 2.13%
As % of the General category 3.30% 4.40% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1217 1636 1786
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £92,500 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
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
43614 43296 44360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.72% 44.17% 43.95%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 33828 36324
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 February 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 February 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 -19 1348 £66,750 -4.64% 245
South East -63 41 £63,750 +27.50% 6
South West -7 27 £67,500 -1.81% 5
West Midlands -36 10 £40,000 -23.80% 1
North West -15 8 £48,750 -2.50% 6
East of England -9 3 £35,000 -17.64%
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3125 (100.00%) Banking
2 1930 (61.76%) Finance
3 942 (30.14%) SQL
4 777 (24.86%) Java
5 769 (24.61%) Front Office
6 655 (20.96%) C#
7 577 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
8 558 (17.86%) UNIX
9 503 (16.10%) Oracle
10 478 (15.30%) .NET
11 464 (14.85%) Degree
12 438 (14.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 437 (13.98%) SQL Server
14 405 (12.96%) Windows
15 396 (12.67%) Derivative
16 371 (11.87%) Microsoft
17 368 (11.78%) Fixed Income
18 364 (11.65%) C++
19 352 (11.26%) OO
20 346 (11.07%) Linux
21 317 (10.14%) Project Management
22 306 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
23 305 (9.76%) Equities
24 263 (8.42%) Multithreading
25 249 (7.97%) JavaScript
26 232 (7.42%) Back Office
27 229 (7.33%) Scrum
27 229 (7.33%) Retail
28 224 (7.17%) WCF
29 206 (6.59%) Business Analysis

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (2.85%) SharePoint
2 73 (2.34%) WebLogic
3 57 (1.82%) MS Exchange
4 47 (1.50%) Apache
5 39 (1.25%) Tomcat
6 34 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 31 (0.99%) JBoss
8 28 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
8 28 (0.90%) Oracle Service Bus
9 27 (0.86%) TIBCO EMS
10 26 (0.83%) WebSphere
10 26 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
11 25 (0.80%) MQSeries
12 24 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 23 (0.74%) SAS
14 21 (0.67%) Oracle Coherence
15 17 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
15 17 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 16 (0.51%) GemFire
17 15 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 196 (6.27%) MS Excel
2 77 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 73 (2.34%) MS Office
4 66 (2.11%) MS Visio
5 37 (1.18%) MS Project
6 6 (0.19%) SPSS
7 3 (0.096%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.096%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.096%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.064%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.064%) Mingle
9 1 (0.032%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 27 (0.86%) ION MarketView
2 18 (0.58%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 14 (0.45%) TIBCO iProcess
3 14 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (0.38%) BusinessWorks
4 12 (0.38%) Eikon
5 10 (0.32%) Finacle
5 10 (0.32%) Temenos T24
5 10 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
5 10 (0.32%) Summit
6 9 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
7 8 (0.26%) Endur
7 8 (0.26%) Kondor+
7 8 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
8 7 (0.22%) RMDS
9 6 (0.19%) Eagle PACE
9 6 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
10 5 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 5 (0.16%) Hyperion Enterprise
11 4 (0.13%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.096%) GitHub
3 3 (0.096%) Google Compute Engine
3 3 (0.096%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.064%) Office 365
5 1 (0.032%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.032%) IBM SmartCloud
5 1 (0.032%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.032%) SaaS
5 1 (0.032%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 70 (2.24%) Firewall
2 58 (1.86%) LAN
2 58 (1.86%) TCP/IP
3 54 (1.73%) WAN
4 50 (1.60%) SAN
5 41 (1.31%) DNS
6 29 (0.93%) VoIP
6 29 (0.93%) Wireless
7 28 (0.90%) FTP
8 27 (0.86%) VPN
8 27 (0.86%) Multicast
9 24 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
10 23 (0.74%) DHCP
11 22 (0.70%) Network Security
12 21 (0.67%) Cisco Nexus
12 21 (0.67%) SSH
13 19 (0.61%) IP Telephony
14 18 (0.58%) BGP
14 18 (0.58%) EIGRP
15 16 (0.51%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 437 (13.98%) SQL Server
2 142 (4.54%) Data Warehouse
3 95 (3.04%) Relational Database
4 92 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 87 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 76 (2.43%) Big Data
7 75 (2.40%) Oracle Database
8 63 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 54 (1.73%) RDBMS
10 47 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 46 (1.47%) QlikView
12 44 (1.41%) NoSQL
12 44 (1.41%) DB2
13 42 (1.34%) Hadoop
14 41 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
15 33 (1.06%) MySQL
16 24 (0.77%) Data Mining
17 20 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
18 17 (0.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 16 (0.51%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 83 (2.66%) Subversion
2 53 (1.70%) Eclipse
2 53 (1.70%) TeamCity
3 50 (1.60%) JIRA
4 45 (1.44%) Maven
4 45 (1.44%) NUnit
5 36 (1.15%) Visual Studio
6 33 (1.06%) Git (software)
7 32 (1.02%) Jenkins
8 31 (0.99%) MSTest
9 29 (0.93%) Moq
10 28 (0.90%) Rhino Mocks
10 28 (0.90%) JUnit
11 26 (0.83%) SpecFlow
12 21 (0.67%) Selenium
13 17 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
14 16 (0.51%) MSBuild
15 14 (0.45%) CruiseControl
16 13 (0.42%) Hudson
17 10 (0.32%) Jasmine
General
1 3125 (100.00%) Banking
2 1930 (61.76%) Finance
3 769 (24.61%) Front Office
4 232 (7.42%) Back Office
5 229 (7.33%) Retail
6 172 (5.50%) Financial Institution
7 125 (4.00%) Retail Banking
8 112 (3.58%) Legal
9 91 (2.91%) Telecoms
10 55 (1.76%) Corporate Banking
11 28 (0.90%) Marketing
12 26 (0.83%) Private Banking
13 14 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
14 13 (0.42%) Aerospace
15 12 (0.38%) Automotive
15 12 (0.38%) Games
16 11 (0.35%) International Banking
17 10 (0.32%) French Language
17 10 (0.32%) German Language
18 9 (0.29%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 1111 (35.55%) Developer
2 717 (22.94%) Analyst
3 355 (11.36%) Java Developer
4 346 (11.07%) Business Analyst
5 247 (7.90%) C# Developer
6 234 (7.49%) Support Analyst
7 219 (7.01%) Architect
8 204 (6.53%) Applications Support
9 159 (5.09%) Project Manager
10 139 (4.45%) Senior Developer
11 133 (4.26%) .NET Developer
12 123 (3.94%) Consultant
13 110 (3.52%) Banking Business Analyst
14 102 (3.26%) C++ Developer
15 89 (2.85%) C# .NET Developer
16 84 (2.69%) Applications Support Analyst
17 76 (2.43%) Team Leader
18 72 (2.30%) Senior Java Developer
19 71 (2.27%) Desktop Support
20 65 (2.08%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 478 (15.30%) .NET
2 224 (7.17%) WCF
3 202 (6.46%) ASP.NET
4 201 (6.43%) WPF
5 196 (6.27%) HTML
6 186 (5.95%) XML
7 182 (5.82%) Spring
8 122 (3.90%) .NET Framework
9 108 (3.46%) J2EE
10 107 (3.42%) ASP.NET MVC
11 103 (3.30%) HTML5
12 97 (3.10%) Hibernate
13 96 (3.07%) Middleware
14 95 (3.04%) Web Services
15 92 (2.94%) FIX Protocol
16 73 (2.34%) CSS
17 66 (2.11%) Ajax
18 62 (1.98%) AngularJS
19 58 (1.86%) jQuery
20 48 (1.54%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 438 (14.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 396 (12.67%) Derivative
3 368 (11.78%) Fixed Income
4 306 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
5 305 (9.76%) Equities
6 188 (6.02%) Computer Science
7 154 (4.93%) Hedge funds
8 115 (3.68%) Credit Risk
9 104 (3.33%) Mathematics
10 92 (2.94%) Market Risk
11 83 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
12 82 (2.62%) Equity Derivative
13 79 (2.53%) Blackberry
14 61 (1.95%) Reference Data
15 53 (1.70%) Open Source
16 52 (1.66%) Tandem
17 46 (1.47%) Management Information System
18 45 (1.44%) Interest Rate Derivative
19 44 (1.41%) Client/Server
20 36 (1.15%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 558 (17.86%) UNIX
2 405 (12.96%) Windows
3 346 (11.07%) Linux
4 83 (2.66%) Windows 7
5 80 (2.56%) Solaris
6 44 (1.41%) Windows XP
7 43 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 35 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 29 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 24 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
11 23 (0.74%) Apple iOS
12 18 (0.58%) Windows 8
13 16 (0.51%) Windows NT
14 15 (0.48%) Android
15 8 (0.26%) Windows 2000
16 7 (0.22%) SUSE
17 5 (0.16%) CentOS
17 5 (0.16%) AIX
18 4 (0.13%) Ubuntu
18 4 (0.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 577 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
2 352 (11.26%) OO
3 317 (10.14%) Project Management
4 263 (8.42%) Multithreading
5 229 (7.33%) Scrum
6 206 (6.59%) Business Analysis
7 204 (6.53%) Risk Management
8 179 (5.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 174 (5.57%) Analytics
10 173 (5.54%) ITIL
11 172 (5.50%) TDD
12 164 (5.25%) Low Latency
13 156 (4.99%) User Acceptance Testing
14 152 (4.86%) MVC
15 142 (4.54%) PRINCE2
16 135 (4.32%) Business Intelligence
17 133 (4.26%) Asset Management
18 126 (4.03%) Continuous Integration
19 124 (3.97%) Data Management
20 123 (3.94%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 942 (30.14%) SQL
2 777 (24.86%) Java
3 655 (20.96%) C#
4 364 (11.65%) C++
5 249 (7.97%) JavaScript
6 170 (5.44%) Perl
7 156 (4.99%) Python
8 142 (4.54%) Shell Script
9 119 (3.81%) VBA
10 102 (3.26%) C
11 92 (2.94%) PowerShell
12 73 (2.34%) PL/SQL
13 63 (2.02%) T-SQL
14 47 (1.50%) Bash Shell
15 30 (0.96%) PHP
16 26 (0.83%) VB
17 25 (0.80%) VB.NET
18 22 (0.70%) Scala
19 21 (0.67%) Korn
19 21 (0.67%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 464 (14.85%) Degree
2 64 (2.05%) Cisco Certification
3 61 (1.95%) PMI Certification
4 41 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 38 (1.22%) PMP
6 37 (1.18%) ISEB
7 36 (1.15%) MCP
8 34 (1.09%) MCSE
9 32 (1.02%) CCNA
10 28 (0.90%) CCNP
11 21 (0.67%) VCP4
12 20 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
13 17 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 15 (0.48%) CISSP
15 12 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
16 10 (0.32%) CISM
17 9 (0.29%) GIAC
17 9 (0.29%) ISEB Practitioner
17 9 (0.29%) ISTQB
17 9 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (4.19%) QA
2 86 (2.75%) EMIR
3 81 (2.59%) Dodd-Frank
4 48 (1.54%) MiFID
5 43 (1.38%) Basel III
6 35 (1.12%) SLA
7 24 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 21 (0.67%) Data Quality
8 21 (0.67%) CRD IV
9 19 (0.61%) Basel II
9 19 (0.61%) FINREP
10 18 (0.58%) COREP
11 16 (0.51%) Solvency II
12 14 (0.45%) ISO 9001
13 12 (0.38%) FATCA
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
1 134 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 50 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (0.83%) NFS
3 26 (0.83%) vSphere
4 19 (0.61%) XenApp
5 15 (0.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 13 (0.42%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 13 (0.42%) Veritas File System
7 10 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (0.26%) VMware Server
8 8 (0.26%) VMware ESX
9 7 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
10 6 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (0.19%) Hyper-V
10 6 (0.19%) Samba
11 4 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.13%) Postfix
11 4 (0.13%) XenServer
11 4 (0.13%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 28 (0.90%) SCCM
2 22 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
3 17 (0.54%) ITRS Geneos
4 16 (0.51%) Tivoli
5 13 (0.42%) Legato
6 12 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (0.32%) Puppet
7 10 (0.32%) Control-M
7 10 (0.32%) BladeLogic
8 9 (0.29%) Data Guard
8 9 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
9 8 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 7 (0.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 6 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
11 6 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 5 (0.16%) Netcool
13 4 (0.13%) CA Single Sign-On
13 4 (0.13%) SCOrch
14 3 (0.096%) NetBackup
14 3 (0.096%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 503 (16.10%) Oracle
2 371 (11.87%) Microsoft
3 155 (4.96%) Sybase
4 105 (3.36%) TIBCO
5 89 (2.85%) Cisco
6 85 (2.72%) Bloomberg
7 83 (2.66%) IBM
8 81 (2.59%) HP
9 77 (2.46%) Reuters
10 75 (2.40%) VMware
11 51 (1.63%) Citrix
12 49 (1.57%) Red Hat
13 48 (1.54%) ServiceNow
14 43 (1.38%) Informatica
14 43 (1.38%) Murex
15 42 (1.34%) Calypso
15 42 (1.34%) Business Objects
16 40 (1.28%) Fidessa
16 40 (1.28%) ION Trading
17 32 (1.02%) Cognos
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £400.00 - £750.00 per day
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Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum
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Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + car + other benefits + bonuses
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Exceptional Bonus + Benefits
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