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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 199 162 137
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -25
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 1577 2011 2151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.53% 1.80% 2.04%
As % of the General category 3.46% 4.06% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 1698 1715
Average salary £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £99,750 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +22.22%
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
45639 49494 45771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.22% 44.24% 43.49%
Number of salaries quoted 36120 38808 36738
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 1452 £67,500 -3.57% 204
South East +5 57 £62,500 +13.63% 5
South West -24 34 £80,000 +14.28% 6
North West +30 18 £80,000 +52.38% 5
West Midlands -55 10 £40,000 -15.78% 2
East of England +19 2 £48,750 +5.40%
Yorkshire -10 2 £45,000 -1.09% 1
Midlands - 1 - -
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3080 (100.00%) Banking
2 1856 (60.26%) Finance
3 901 (29.25%) SQL
4 772 (25.06%) Front Office
5 685 (22.24%) Java
6 641 (20.81%) C#
7 567 (18.41%) Agile Software Development
8 473 (15.36%) Degree
9 471 (15.29%) UNIX
10 453 (14.71%) .NET
11 425 (13.80%) Oracle
12 420 (13.64%) Windows
13 407 (13.21%) Derivative
14 406 (13.18%) SQL Server
15 399 (12.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 374 (12.14%) Microsoft
17 370 (12.01%) Project Management
18 339 (11.01%) Fixed Income
19 325 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
20 314 (10.19%) C++
21 300 (9.74%) Linux
21 300 (9.74%) OO
22 295 (9.58%) Equities
23 276 (8.96%) Business Analysis
24 253 (8.21%) Multithreading
25 245 (7.95%) Back Office
26 230 (7.47%) Risk Management
27 228 (7.40%) Retail
28 221 (7.18%) WCF
29 217 (7.05%) Financial Institution

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 100 (3.25%) SharePoint
2 54 (1.75%) MS Exchange
3 53 (1.72%) WebLogic
4 33 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
5 32 (1.04%) Apache
6 31 (1.01%) Tomcat
7 30 (0.97%) WebSphere
8 26 (0.84%) JBoss
9 25 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
9 25 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
10 24 (0.78%) SAS
11 23 (0.75%) Confluence
12 21 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
13 18 (0.58%) MQSeries
14 17 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 15 (0.49%) IIS
16 14 (0.45%) Oracle Service Bus
17 12 (0.39%) GemFire
18 11 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 10 (0.32%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 180 (5.84%) MS Excel
2 69 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 68 (2.21%) MS Visio
4 64 (2.08%) MS Office
5 40 (1.30%) MS Project
6 8 (0.26%) SPSS
7 6 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.13%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.097%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.097%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.032%) Mathematica
10 1 (0.032%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 33 (1.07%) ION MarketView
2 18 (0.58%) Summit
3 16 (0.52%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 16 (0.52%) Eagle PACE
4 13 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
5 12 (0.39%) Front Arena
5 12 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
6 11 (0.36%) LatentZero
6 11 (0.36%) Rolfe and Nolan
7 10 (0.32%) Markit EDM
7 10 (0.32%) Finacle
7 10 (0.32%) Temenos T24
8 9 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
8 9 (0.29%) Beauchamp
8 9 (0.29%) PORTIA
8 9 (0.29%) thinkFolio
8 9 (0.29%) MultiFonds
8 9 (0.29%) HiInvest
8 9 (0.29%) HiPerformance
8 9 (0.29%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (0.16%) SaaS
3 3 (0.097%) Google Compute Engine
3 3 (0.097%) Force.com
3 3 (0.097%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.097%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.065%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.065%) IBM Blueworks
4 2 (0.065%) Heroku
4 2 (0.065%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 64 (2.08%) SAN
2 56 (1.82%) TCP/IP
3 52 (1.69%) Firewall
4 45 (1.46%) LAN
4 45 (1.46%) WAN
5 33 (1.07%) DNS
6 32 (1.04%) FTP
7 22 (0.71%) VPN
8 19 (0.62%) SSH
9 18 (0.58%) Multicast
9 18 (0.58%) Wireless
10 17 (0.55%) VLAN
11 16 (0.52%) Network Security
11 16 (0.52%) DHCP
11 16 (0.52%) VoIP
12 15 (0.49%) Cisco ASA
13 14 (0.45%) NAS
14 12 (0.39%) Intranet
14 12 (0.39%) Internet
14 12 (0.39%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 406 (13.18%) SQL Server
2 101 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
3 98 (3.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 82 (2.66%) Big Data
5 78 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 77 (2.50%) Relational Database
7 72 (2.34%) Oracle Database
8 57 (1.85%) QlikView
9 53 (1.72%) Hadoop
10 52 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 50 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
12 44 (1.43%) NoSQL
13 40 (1.30%) MySQL
13 40 (1.30%) RDBMS
14 39 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 34 (1.10%) DB2
16 32 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
17 19 (0.62%) Oracle BI EE
18 17 (0.55%) Oracle Database 12c
18 17 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 71 (2.31%) Subversion
2 65 (2.11%) JIRA
3 61 (1.98%) TeamCity
4 52 (1.69%) NUnit
5 45 (1.46%) Visual Studio
6 43 (1.40%) Moq
7 41 (1.33%) MSTest
7 41 (1.33%) Eclipse
8 33 (1.07%) Git (software)
9 31 (1.01%) Rhino Mocks
10 30 (0.97%) Jenkins
11 28 (0.91%) Maven
12 23 (0.75%) SpecFlow
13 22 (0.71%) JUnit
14 18 (0.58%) Selenium
15 13 (0.42%) CruiseControl
15 13 (0.42%) MSBuild
16 11 (0.36%) Hudson
16 11 (0.36%) WebDriver
17 10 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3080 (100.00%) Banking
2 1856 (60.26%) Finance
3 772 (25.06%) Front Office
4 245 (7.95%) Back Office
5 228 (7.40%) Retail
6 217 (7.05%) Financial Institution
7 138 (4.48%) Retail Banking
8 115 (3.73%) Legal
9 80 (2.60%) Corporate Banking
10 71 (2.31%) Telecoms
11 30 (0.97%) Private Banking
12 19 (0.62%) Marketing
13 12 (0.39%) Wholesale Banking
14 11 (0.36%) Games
15 10 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (0.32%) Aerospace
16 9 (0.29%) Automotive
16 9 (0.29%) General Ledger
16 9 (0.29%) International Banking
17 6 (0.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1053 (34.19%) Developer
2 795 (25.81%) Analyst
3 425 (13.80%) Business Analyst
4 300 (9.74%) Java Developer
5 260 (8.44%) C# Developer
6 223 (7.24%) Support Analyst
7 198 (6.43%) Architect
8 175 (5.68%) Applications Support
9 158 (5.13%) Project Manager
10 146 (4.74%) .NET Developer
11 143 (4.64%) Banking Business Analyst
12 119 (3.86%) Consultant
12 119 (3.86%) Senior Developer
13 98 (3.18%) C++ Developer
14 89 (2.89%) C# .NET Developer
15 85 (2.76%) Desktop Support
16 83 (2.69%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
17 76 (2.47%) Applications Support Analyst
18 66 (2.14%) Desktop Analyst
19 63 (2.05%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 453 (14.71%) .NET
2 221 (7.18%) WCF
3 196 (6.36%) WPF
4 172 (5.58%) ASP.NET
5 161 (5.23%) XML
6 158 (5.13%) HTML
7 131 (4.25%) Spring
8 122 (3.96%) .NET Framework
9 101 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC
10 91 (2.95%) HTML5
11 89 (2.89%) Web Services
12 80 (2.60%) Hibernate
13 74 (2.40%) FIX Protocol
14 70 (2.27%) J2EE
15 67 (2.18%) Ajax
16 66 (2.14%) Middleware
17 61 (1.98%) AngularJS
18 57 (1.85%) CSS
19 48 (1.56%) WinForms
20 47 (1.53%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 407 (13.21%) Derivative
2 399 (12.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 339 (11.01%) Fixed Income
4 325 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
5 295 (9.58%) Equities
6 200 (6.49%) Computer Science
7 159 (5.16%) Hedge funds
8 106 (3.44%) Mathematics
9 103 (3.34%) Credit Risk
10 93 (3.02%) Equity Derivative
10 93 (3.02%) Blackberry
11 73 (2.37%) Market Risk
11 73 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
12 70 (2.27%) Management Information System
13 62 (2.01%) Reference Data
14 50 (1.62%) Tandem
15 47 (1.53%) Open Source
16 43 (1.40%) Interest Rate Derivative
17 42 (1.36%) Spread Betting
18 41 (1.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 471 (15.29%) UNIX
2 420 (13.64%) Windows
3 300 (9.74%) Linux
4 96 (3.12%) Windows 7
5 65 (2.11%) Solaris
6 47 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 32 (1.04%) Windows XP
8 29 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 24 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (0.42%) Apple iOS
12 12 (0.39%) Windows 8
12 12 (0.39%) Windows NT
13 8 (0.26%) Windows 2000
14 5 (0.16%) AIX
14 5 (0.16%) SUSE
15 3 (0.097%) CentOS
16 2 (0.065%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 567 (18.41%) Agile Software Development
2 370 (12.01%) Project Management
3 300 (9.74%) OO
4 276 (8.96%) Business Analysis
5 253 (8.21%) Multithreading
6 230 (7.47%) Risk Management
7 206 (6.69%) ITIL
8 194 (6.30%) Scrum
9 188 (6.10%) Analytics
10 187 (6.07%) TDD
11 173 (5.62%) Asset Management
11 173 (5.62%) PRINCE2
12 172 (5.58%) User Acceptance Testing
13 162 (5.26%) Low Latency
14 161 (5.23%) Stakeholder Management
15 153 (4.97%) Investment Management
16 143 (4.64%) MVC
17 139 (4.51%) Continuous Integration
18 136 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
19 127 (4.12%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 901 (29.25%) SQL
2 685 (22.24%) Java
3 641 (20.81%) C#
4 314 (10.19%) C++
5 207 (6.72%) JavaScript
6 178 (5.78%) Perl
7 160 (5.19%) Python
8 113 (3.67%) Shell Script
9 101 (3.28%) C
10 91 (2.95%) PowerShell
11 89 (2.89%) VBA
12 58 (1.88%) PL/SQL
13 54 (1.75%) Bash Shell
14 43 (1.40%) T-SQL
15 31 (1.01%) VB
16 28 (0.91%) Korn
17 27 (0.88%) VB.NET
18 25 (0.81%) PHP
18 25 (0.81%) Scala
19 13 (0.42%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 473 (15.36%) Degree
2 87 (2.82%) PMI Certification
3 58 (1.88%) PMP
4 57 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 55 (1.79%) MCP
5 55 (1.79%) MCSE
6 39 (1.27%) ISEB
7 37 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
8 25 (0.81%) CCNA
9 21 (0.68%) CISSP
10 17 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
11 15 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 14 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
13 13 (0.42%) CISM
14 11 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (0.36%) CCA
14 11 (0.36%) Citrix Certification
15 10 (0.32%) CCNP
15 10 (0.32%) PhD
15 10 (0.32%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (4.38%) QA
2 94 (3.05%) Dodd-Frank
3 93 (3.02%) EMIR
4 63 (2.05%) MiFID
5 48 (1.56%) Basel III
6 37 (1.20%) SLA
6 37 (1.20%) CRD IV
7 26 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 26 (0.84%) Basel II
8 25 (0.81%) Data Quality
9 24 (0.78%) Solvency II
10 16 (0.52%) FATCA
10 16 (0.52%) COREP
11 15 (0.49%) FINREP
12 11 (0.36%) ISO 9001
13 7 (0.23%) COBIT
14 3 (0.097%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 1 (0.032%) ISO 9000
15 1 (0.032%) GAAP
15 1 (0.032%) AIFMD
System Software
1 149 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 43 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (0.78%) XenApp
4 23 (0.75%) NFS
5 20 (0.65%) vSphere
6 13 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
7 11 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (0.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 10 (0.32%) Veritas File System
8 10 (0.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 10 (0.32%) VMware Server
9 6 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (0.13%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.13%) Terminal Server
11 3 (0.097%) Firmware
11 3 (0.097%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 3 (0.097%) Hyper-V
11 3 (0.097%) HDFS
12 2 (0.065%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.065%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 36 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
2 27 (0.88%) SCCM
3 10 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (0.32%) BladeLogic
3 10 (0.32%) Legato
3 10 (0.32%) Tivoli
3 10 (0.32%) Data Guard
4 9 (0.29%) ITRS Geneos
5 7 (0.23%) Control-M
5 7 (0.23%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 6 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 5 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.16%) Netcool
8 4 (0.13%) Nagios
9 3 (0.097%) WSUS
9 3 (0.097%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.097%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 425 (13.80%) Oracle
2 374 (12.14%) Microsoft
3 147 (4.77%) Sybase
4 91 (2.95%) TIBCO
5 76 (2.47%) IBM
5 76 (2.47%) HP
6 74 (2.40%) Cisco
7 66 (2.14%) ServiceNow
8 65 (2.11%) VMware
9 64 (2.08%) Bloomberg
10 60 (1.95%) Reuters
11 50 (1.62%) Citrix
12 49 (1.59%) Red Hat
13 44 (1.43%) Fidessa
14 41 (1.33%) Informatica
15 40 (1.30%) ION Trading
16 37 (1.20%) Murex
17 33 (1.07%) Business Objects
17 33 (1.07%) SAP
18 31 (1.01%) EMC
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