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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 185 183 119
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -64
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 1738 1732 2384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.71% 1.63% 2.41%
As % of the General category 3.82% 3.71% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1419 1493 1920
Average salary £67,500 £66,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £100,000
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
45531 46630 44703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.68% 43.80% 45.27%
Number of salaries quoted 36924 36322 35767
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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 £45,000 £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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +3 1624 £70,000 +3.70% 199
North West +38 53 £70,000 +21.73% 5
South East -13 20 £55,000 +10.00%
South West -7 15 - - 3
West Midlands -17 15 £50,000 -4.76% 1
East Midlands +2 5 £58,750 - 1
East of England +1 3 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +11 1 £48,000 -40.00%
North East - 1 £41,500 -
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 3275 (100.00%) Banking
2 1811 (55.30%) Finance
3 1005 (30.69%) SQL
4 756 (23.08%) Front Office
5 737 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
6 723 (22.08%) Java
7 633 (19.33%) C#
8 558 (17.04%) UNIX
9 540 (16.49%) Degree
10 497 (15.18%) Equities
11 483 (14.75%) Derivative
12 439 (13.40%) Oracle
13 434 (13.25%) SQL Server
14 430 (13.13%) .NET
15 409 (12.49%) Project Management
16 388 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
17 375 (11.45%) Business Analysis
18 371 (11.33%) Fixed Income
19 364 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 341 (10.41%) Windows
21 326 (9.95%) Linux
22 307 (9.37%) SDLC
23 304 (9.28%) Risk Management
24 299 (9.13%) Back Office
25 289 (8.82%) Microsoft
26 284 (8.67%) C++
27 280 (8.55%) Retail
28 264 (8.06%) Computer Science
29 262 (8.00%) Asset Management
30 253 (7.73%) Multithreading

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 88 (2.69%) SharePoint
2 30 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
3 29 (0.89%) Confluence
4 27 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
5 26 (0.79%) Lync
6 23 (0.70%) WebSphere
7 22 (0.67%) Tomcat
8 21 (0.64%) WebLogic
9 20 (0.61%) MS Exchange
9 20 (0.61%) Apache Spark
10 19 (0.58%) Apache Pig
11 16 (0.49%) Oracle Coherence
11 16 (0.49%) SAS
12 15 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
13 14 (0.43%) IIS
14 11 (0.34%) JBoss
15 10 (0.31%) Apache
15 10 (0.31%) MQSeries
16 8 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 7 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 141 (4.31%) MS Excel
2 60 (1.83%) MS Office
3 53 (1.62%) MS Visio
4 50 (1.53%) MS Project
5 47 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.15%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.15%) SPSS
8 2 (0.061%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 45 (1.37%) Markit EDM
2 35 (1.07%) LatentZero
3 33 (1.01%) thinkFolio
4 32 (0.98%) Eagle PACE
4 32 (0.98%) ION MarketView
5 29 (0.89%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
5 29 (0.89%) Advent Moxy
5 29 (0.89%) Beauchamp
5 29 (0.89%) PORTIA
5 29 (0.89%) MultiFonds
5 29 (0.89%) Front Arena
5 29 (0.89%) HiInvest
5 29 (0.89%) HiPerformance
5 29 (0.89%) HiPortfolio
5 29 (0.89%) Decalog
5 29 (0.89%) LongView
6 19 (0.58%) Summit
6 19 (0.58%) Oracle General Ledger
7 17 (0.52%) Advent Geneva
8 15 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (0.46%) SaaS
2 7 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.18%) Office 365
3 6 (0.18%) PaaS
4 5 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.12%) IaaS
5 4 (0.12%) Mimecast
6 3 (0.092%) Force.com
7 2 (0.061%) Google Compute Engine
7 2 (0.061%) IBM Blueworks
7 2 (0.061%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.031%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 55 (1.68%) TCP/IP
2 46 (1.40%) Firewall
3 44 (1.34%) SAN
4 40 (1.22%) Multicast
5 30 (0.92%) WAN
6 29 (0.89%) Unified Communications
7 27 (0.82%) LAN
7 27 (0.82%) FTP
8 22 (0.67%) VoIP
8 22 (0.67%) BGP
9 21 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (0.61%) Cisco Nexus
11 18 (0.55%) EIGRP
12 17 (0.52%) DSL
12 17 (0.52%) OSPF
12 17 (0.52%) VPN
12 17 (0.52%) Network Security
13 16 (0.49%) VLAN
14 15 (0.46%) IP Telephony
15 13 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 434 (13.25%) SQL Server
2 100 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 89 (2.72%) Big Data
3 89 (2.72%) Oracle Database
4 83 (2.53%) Hadoop
5 82 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
6 79 (2.41%) Relational Database
7 65 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 53 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
9 49 (1.50%) NoSQL
9 49 (1.50%) BusinessObjects
10 46 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 41 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
12 38 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
13 37 (1.13%) RDBMS
13 37 (1.13%) QlikView
14 26 (0.79%) MySQL
14 26 (0.79%) KDB
15 21 (0.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 21 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 85 (2.60%) Subversion
2 68 (2.08%) NUnit
3 67 (2.05%) JIRA
4 51 (1.56%) Moq
5 49 (1.50%) JUnit
6 45 (1.37%) TeamCity
6 45 (1.37%) MSTest
6 45 (1.37%) Rhino Mocks
7 42 (1.28%) Git (software)
8 38 (1.16%) Selenium
9 35 (1.07%) Maven
10 31 (0.95%) Jenkins
11 30 (0.92%) Cucumber
12 25 (0.76%) Visual Studio
13 21 (0.64%) WebDriver
14 19 (0.58%) Eclipse
15 18 (0.55%) SpecFlow
15 18 (0.55%) Mockito
16 12 (0.37%) JMeter
17 11 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3275 (100.00%) Banking
2 1811 (55.30%) Finance
3 756 (23.08%) Front Office
4 299 (9.13%) Back Office
5 280 (8.55%) Retail
6 191 (5.83%) Financial Institution
7 137 (4.18%) Retail Banking
8 127 (3.88%) Legal
9 70 (2.14%) Corporate Banking
10 44 (1.34%) Games
11 40 (1.22%) Private Banking
12 25 (0.76%) Telecoms
13 18 (0.55%) Marketing
14 17 (0.52%) General Ledger
15 16 (0.49%) Wholesale Banking
16 7 (0.21%) Online Betting
17 6 (0.18%) Billing
18 4 (0.12%) International Banking
18 4 (0.12%) Law
18 4 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1085 (33.13%) Developer
2 906 (27.66%) Analyst
3 589 (17.98%) Business Analyst
4 316 (9.65%) Java Developer
5 284 (8.67%) C# Developer
6 260 (7.94%) Banking Business Analyst
7 220 (6.72%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 186 (5.68%) Project Manager
9 168 (5.13%) Architect
10 164 (5.01%) Support Analyst
11 160 (4.89%) Applications Support
12 140 (4.27%) .NET Developer
13 137 (4.18%) Consultant
14 131 (4.00%) Senior Developer
15 109 (3.33%) C++ Developer
16 82 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
17 80 (2.44%) Applications Support Analyst
18 77 (2.35%) Junior
19 74 (2.26%) SQL Developer
20 62 (1.89%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 430 (13.13%) .NET
2 223 (6.81%) WPF
3 195 (5.95%) WCF
4 172 (5.25%) XML
5 152 (4.64%) ASP.NET
6 129 (3.94%) HTML
7 107 (3.27%) .NET Framework
8 104 (3.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 100 (3.05%) Spring
10 98 (2.99%) J2EE
10 98 (2.99%) HTML5
11 97 (2.96%) FIX Protocol
12 84 (2.56%) Mason
13 72 (2.20%) WinForms
14 71 (2.17%) AngularJS
15 63 (1.92%) Hibernate
16 59 (1.80%) CSS
17 58 (1.77%) Web Services
18 55 (1.68%) STL
18 55 (1.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 497 (15.18%) Equities
2 483 (14.75%) Derivative
3 388 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
4 371 (11.33%) Fixed Income
5 364 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 264 (8.06%) Computer Science
7 149 (4.55%) Hedge funds
8 127 (3.88%) Equity Derivative
9 109 (3.33%) Credit Risk
10 107 (3.27%) Market Risk
10 107 (3.27%) Management Information System
11 92 (2.81%) Mathematics
12 91 (2.78%) Reference Data
13 66 (2.02%) User Experience
14 62 (1.89%) Data Structures
14 62 (1.89%) Blackberry
15 54 (1.65%) Tandem
16 50 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
16 50 (1.53%) SWIFT
17 49 (1.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 558 (17.04%) UNIX
2 341 (10.41%) Windows
3 326 (9.95%) Linux
4 59 (1.80%) Windows 7
5 45 (1.37%) Solaris
6 23 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (0.58%) Windows XP
8 16 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (0.24%) AIX
12 6 (0.18%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.15%) Android
14 2 (0.061%) CentOS
14 2 (0.061%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.061%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.061%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.031%) SUSE
15 1 (0.031%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 737 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
2 409 (12.49%) Project Management
3 375 (11.45%) Business Analysis
4 307 (9.37%) SDLC
5 304 (9.28%) Risk Management
6 262 (8.00%) Asset Management
7 253 (7.73%) Multithreading
8 236 (7.21%) TDD
9 207 (6.32%) OO
10 203 (6.20%) Analytics
11 194 (5.92%) Scrum
12 188 (5.74%) Stakeholder Management
13 175 (5.34%) User Acceptance Testing
14 156 (4.76%) ITIL
15 154 (4.70%) PRINCE2
16 153 (4.67%) Investment Management
17 152 (4.64%) Low Latency
18 146 (4.46%) Continuous Integration
19 139 (4.24%) Business Intelligence
20 136 (4.15%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1005 (30.69%) SQL
2 723 (22.08%) Java
3 633 (19.33%) C#
4 284 (8.67%) C++
5 205 (6.26%) Python
6 186 (5.68%) Perl
7 144 (4.40%) JavaScript
8 130 (3.97%) Shell Script
9 86 (2.63%) PL/SQL
10 80 (2.44%) VBA
11 70 (2.14%) Scala
12 67 (2.05%) C
13 57 (1.74%) T-SQL
14 51 (1.56%) Bash Shell
15 39 (1.19%) PowerShell
16 38 (1.16%) Korn
17 34 (1.04%) F#
18 22 (0.67%) Ruby
19 21 (0.64%) VB
20 20 (0.61%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 540 (16.49%) Degree
2 77 (2.35%) PMI Certification
3 60 (1.83%) PMP
4 38 (1.16%) CISA
5 34 (1.04%) CISSP
6 31 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 28 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (0.73%) ISEB
9 22 (0.67%) CCNP
10 21 (0.64%) CISM
11 20 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 19 (0.58%) MCP
12 19 (0.58%) MCSE
13 18 (0.55%) ACCA
14 12 (0.37%) CCNA
15 9 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (0.24%) ISTQB
16 8 (0.24%) CRISC
17 7 (0.21%) PhD
17 7 (0.21%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 213 (6.50%) QA
2 88 (2.69%) MiFID
3 85 (2.60%) EMIR
4 84 (2.56%) Dodd-Frank
5 50 (1.53%) CRD IV
6 38 (1.16%) Solvency II
7 35 (1.07%) SLA
8 32 (0.98%) Basel III
9 28 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 21 (0.64%) Data Quality
11 18 (0.55%) Basel II
12 16 (0.49%) FATCA
13 13 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 12 (0.37%) COREP
15 10 (0.31%) COBIT
16 8 (0.24%) FINREP
17 7 (0.21%) PCI DSS
18 6 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
19 1 (0.031%) ISO 9000
19 1 (0.031%) P3O
System Software
1 69 (2.11%) Active Directory
2 22 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
3 19 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (0.27%) HDFS
6 8 (0.24%) XenApp
7 5 (0.15%) NFS
7 5 (0.15%) VMware Server
8 4 (0.12%) GPFS
8 4 (0.12%) vSphere
8 4 (0.12%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.092%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.061%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 2 (0.061%) Veritas File System
10 2 (0.061%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.061%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.031%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.031%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.031%) Cronacle
11 1 (0.031%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 33 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
2 19 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
2 19 (0.58%) Data Guard
3 18 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
4 13 (0.40%) Control-M
5 10 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (0.31%) SCCM
6 9 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 9 (0.27%) Tivoli
6 9 (0.27%) Puppet
7 4 (0.12%) Nagios
7 4 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
8 3 (0.092%) Ansible
8 3 (0.092%) Oozie
8 3 (0.092%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.092%) Netcool
9 2 (0.061%) Legato
9 2 (0.061%) CFEngine
9 2 (0.061%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.061%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 439 (13.40%) Oracle
2 289 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 129 (3.94%) Sybase
4 83 (2.53%) Cisco
5 65 (1.98%) TIBCO
6 64 (1.95%) Fidessa
7 61 (1.86%) Murex
8 57 (1.74%) IBM
9 49 (1.50%) Informatica
10 47 (1.44%) Bloomberg
11 46 (1.40%) Reuters
11 46 (1.40%) Advent
12 45 (1.37%) HP
13 44 (1.34%) Linedata
14 43 (1.31%) SunGard
15 39 (1.19%) Misys
15 39 (1.19%) Citrix
16 34 (1.04%) Charles River
16 34 (1.04%) ION Trading
17 33 (1.01%) VMware
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 100k per year + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + 30% bonuses
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum including excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £84,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + benefit package + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £80000.00 - £115000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday