The first 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 158 115 111
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -4
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 1936 2425 2675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.78% 2.37% 2.42%
As % of the General category 4.01% 5.42% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1684 1974 2294
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £95,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
General Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
48302 44730 50008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.29% 43.80% 45.17%
Number of salaries quoted 37972 35930 42621
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Investment Banking
UK

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014. 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 1822 £67,500 - 269
South East -38 59 £55,000 +22.22% 7
West Midlands -30 22 £47,500 -2.56% 1
South West -4 18 £50,000 - 3
North West +2 10 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Yorkshire -47 5 £80,000 +68.42% 2
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 3967 (100.00%) Banking
2 2485 (62.64%) Finance
3 1195 (30.12%) SQL
4 1053 (26.54%) Java
5 840 (21.17%) Front Office
6 801 (20.19%) C#
7 699 (17.62%) UNIX
8 687 (17.32%) Degree
9 650 (16.39%) .NET
10 632 (15.93%) SQL Server
11 611 (15.40%) Oracle
12 573 (14.44%) Derivative
13 518 (13.06%) Equities
14 480 (12.10%) Linux
15 478 (12.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 451 (11.37%) C++
17 450 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
18 426 (10.74%) Fixed Income
19 415 (10.46%) Microsoft
20 398 (10.03%) Project Management
21 397 (10.01%) Windows
22 374 (9.43%) TDD
23 359 (9.05%) Risk Management
24 344 (8.67%) Multithreading
25 324 (8.17%) Business Analysis
26 312 (7.86%) OO
27 310 (7.81%) Back Office
28 305 (7.69%) Asset Management
29 300 (7.56%) WPF
30 293 (7.39%) Scrum

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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
1 112 (2.82%) SharePoint
2 81 (2.04%) WebLogic
3 66 (1.66%) MS Exchange
4 54 (1.36%) IIS
5 52 (1.31%) MQSeries
6 51 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 40 (1.01%) TIBCO EMS
8 38 (0.96%) SAS
9 36 (0.91%) Tomcat
10 35 (0.88%) WebSphere
11 34 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
12 33 (0.83%) Oracle Coherence
12 33 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
13 32 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
14 27 (0.68%) Apache
15 23 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
16 21 (0.53%) Lync
17 13 (0.33%) Confluence
18 12 (0.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 11 (0.28%) Node.js
Applications
1 244 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 141 (3.55%) MS Office
3 92 (2.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 60 (1.51%) MS Project
5 49 (1.24%) MS Visio
6 19 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
7 12 (0.30%) Acrobat
8 6 (0.15%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.13%) SPSS
9 5 (0.13%) Fireworks
9 5 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.076%) Stata
10 3 (0.076%) Mathematica
11 1 (0.025%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 30 (0.76%) Summit
2 21 (0.53%) Markit EDM
3 17 (0.43%) Kondor+
4 16 (0.40%) TIBCO iProcess
4 16 (0.40%) BusinessWorks
5 13 (0.33%) Adaptiv
6 12 (0.30%) Eagle PACE
7 8 (0.20%) RMDS
7 8 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
7 8 (0.20%) IntelliMatch
8 7 (0.18%) Front Arena
8 7 (0.18%) Eikon
8 7 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
9 5 (0.13%) SimCorp Dimension
9 5 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
10 4 (0.10%) Global One
10 4 (0.10%) LatentZero
10 4 (0.10%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
10 4 (0.10%) Rolfe and Nolan
11 3 (0.076%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.076%) GitHub
3 2 (0.050%) SaaS
3 2 (0.050%) PaaS
3 2 (0.050%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.025%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (1.71%) Firewall
2 59 (1.49%) SAN
3 43 (1.08%) TCP/IP
4 36 (0.91%) FTP
4 36 (0.91%) BGP
5 27 (0.68%) EIGRP
6 25 (0.63%) DNS
6 25 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
7 21 (0.53%) Internet
8 20 (0.50%) Intranet
9 16 (0.40%) HTTP
9 16 (0.40%) DHCP
10 15 (0.38%) VoIP
11 14 (0.35%) NAS
12 13 (0.33%) Multicast
12 13 (0.33%) LDAP
13 11 (0.28%) WAN
14 10 (0.25%) IP Telephony
14 10 (0.25%) OSPF
15 9 (0.23%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 632 (15.93%) SQL Server
2 238 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
3 159 (4.01%) Relational Database
4 142 (3.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 121 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 92 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 91 (2.29%) Oracle Database
8 90 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 80 (2.02%) QlikView
10 74 (1.87%) RDBMS
11 65 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
12 64 (1.61%) Data Mining
13 59 (1.49%) Big Data
13 59 (1.49%) Hadoop
14 50 (1.26%) KDB
14 50 (1.26%) OLAP
15 44 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 44 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
16 41 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
17 40 (1.01%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 121 (3.05%) Subversion
2 98 (2.47%) JUnit
3 88 (2.22%) QuickTest Pro
4 73 (1.84%) Maven
5 72 (1.81%) JIRA
6 60 (1.51%) Selenium
6 60 (1.51%) TeamCity
7 57 (1.44%) Eclipse
8 50 (1.26%) NUnit
9 48 (1.21%) Moq
10 47 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
11 42 (1.06%) MSTest
12 36 (0.91%) Visual Studio
13 30 (0.76%) LoadRunner
13 30 (0.76%) FitNesse
13 30 (0.76%) Git (software)
14 28 (0.71%) Rhino Mocks
15 27 (0.68%) SpecFlow
16 26 (0.66%) Toad
17 25 (0.63%) Cucumber
General
1 3967 (100.00%) Banking
2 2485 (62.64%) Finance
3 840 (21.17%) Front Office
4 310 (7.81%) Back Office
5 243 (6.13%) Retail
6 150 (3.78%) Financial Institution
7 134 (3.38%) Retail Banking
8 130 (3.28%) Legal
9 102 (2.57%) Telecoms
10 73 (1.84%) Marketing
11 61 (1.54%) Corporate Banking
12 35 (0.88%) International Banking
13 20 (0.50%) Advertising
14 19 (0.48%) General Ledger
15 18 (0.45%) Private Banking
16 16 (0.40%) Games
17 13 (0.33%) French Language
18 11 (0.28%) Spanish Language
19 10 (0.25%) Wholesale Banking
19 10 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 1410 (35.54%) Developer
2 1055 (26.59%) Analyst
3 619 (15.60%) Business Analyst
4 512 (12.91%) Java Developer
5 316 (7.97%) C# Developer
6 274 (6.91%) Project Manager
7 224 (5.65%) .NET Developer
8 208 (5.24%) Architect
9 207 (5.22%) Banking Business Analyst
10 193 (4.87%) Senior Developer
10 193 (4.87%) Support Analyst
11 163 (4.11%) Applications Support
12 154 (3.88%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
13 144 (3.63%) C# .NET Developer
14 138 (3.48%) Programmer
15 130 (3.28%) Consultant
16 124 (3.13%) C++ Developer
17 100 (2.52%) Senior Analyst
18 86 (2.17%) Senior Java Developer
19 83 (2.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 650 (16.39%) .NET
2 300 (7.56%) WPF
3 227 (5.72%) ASP.NET
4 188 (4.74%) XML
5 187 (4.71%) WCF
6 185 (4.66%) Spring
6 185 (4.66%) J2EE
7 182 (4.59%) HTML
8 132 (3.33%) Middleware
9 130 (3.28%) Java EE
10 122 (3.08%) .NET Framework
11 120 (3.02%) ASP.NET MVC
12 99 (2.50%) WinForms
13 96 (2.42%) HTML5
14 88 (2.22%) Web Services
15 81 (2.04%) CSS
16 77 (1.94%) Hibernate
17 69 (1.74%) JMS
18 51 (1.29%) FIX Protocol
18 51 (1.29%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 573 (14.44%) Derivative
2 518 (13.06%) Equities
3 478 (12.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 426 (10.74%) Fixed Income
5 246 (6.20%) Computer Science
6 237 (5.97%) Credit Risk
7 195 (4.92%) Market Risk
8 155 (3.91%) Reference Data
9 153 (3.86%) Hedge funds
10 142 (3.58%) Mathematics
11 100 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
12 81 (2.04%) Open Source
13 77 (1.94%) Equity Derivative
14 55 (1.39%) Tandem
15 54 (1.36%) Credit Derivative
15 54 (1.36%) Management Information System
15 54 (1.36%) Blackberry
16 52 (1.31%) Client/Server
17 49 (1.24%) Interest Rate Derivative
18 41 (1.03%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 699 (17.62%) UNIX
2 480 (12.10%) Linux
3 397 (10.01%) Windows
4 58 (1.46%) Solaris
5 56 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 47 (1.18%) Windows 7
7 40 (1.01%) Windows XP
8 21 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (0.43%) NetWare
10 10 (0.25%) AIX
11 9 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.13%) Android
13 5 (0.13%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.13%) HPUX
14 4 (0.10%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.050%) CentOS
15 2 (0.050%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.025%) SUSE
16 1 (0.025%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 450 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
2 398 (10.03%) Project Management
3 374 (9.43%) TDD
4 359 (9.05%) Risk Management
5 344 (8.67%) Multithreading
6 324 (8.17%) Business Analysis
7 312 (7.86%) OO
8 305 (7.69%) Asset Management
9 293 (7.39%) Scrum
10 280 (7.06%) Stakeholder Management
11 255 (6.43%) User Acceptance Testing
12 231 (5.82%) Low Latency
13 222 (5.60%) Data Modelling
14 205 (5.17%) Software Engineering
14 205 (5.17%) Analytics
15 189 (4.76%) MVC
15 189 (4.76%) UML
16 176 (4.44%) Migration
17 165 (4.16%) ETL
18 160 (4.03%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 1195 (30.12%) SQL
2 1053 (26.54%) Java
3 801 (20.19%) C#
4 451 (11.37%) C++
5 248 (6.25%) Perl
6 207 (5.22%) Python
7 198 (4.99%) JavaScript
8 115 (2.90%) C
9 108 (2.72%) Shell Script
10 95 (2.39%) PL/SQL
11 80 (2.02%) VBA
12 67 (1.69%) T-SQL
13 63 (1.59%) PowerShell
14 54 (1.36%) Ruby
14 54 (1.36%) VB
15 29 (0.73%) VBScript
15 29 (0.73%) Scala
16 25 (0.63%) Bash Shell
17 18 (0.45%) XAML
17 18 (0.45%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 687 (17.32%) Degree
2 101 (2.55%) PMI Certification
3 77 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 77 (1.94%) PMP
4 59 (1.49%) ISEB
5 52 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
6 48 (1.21%) MCP
7 44 (1.11%) MCAD
7 44 (1.11%) MCSD
7 44 (1.11%) MCTS
8 39 (0.98%) CCNP
9 25 (0.63%) CCIE
10 24 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
11 20 (0.50%) CISSP
12 19 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 19 (0.48%) ISTQB
13 17 (0.43%) CISA
14 13 (0.33%) CCNA
14 13 (0.33%) MCITP
15 11 (0.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 266 (6.71%) QA
2 86 (2.17%) EMIR
3 84 (2.12%) Dodd-Frank
4 77 (1.94%) Basel III
5 47 (1.18%) MiFID
6 45 (1.13%) Solvency II
7 44 (1.11%) SLA
8 42 (1.06%) FATCA
9 34 (0.86%) CRD IV
9 34 (0.86%) COREP
10 27 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 26 (0.66%) Data Quality
12 17 (0.43%) FINREP
13 16 (0.40%) Basel II
14 7 (0.18%) ISO 9001
15 6 (0.15%) COBIT
15 6 (0.15%) ISO 9000
16 5 (0.13%) AIFMD
17 4 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 2 (0.050%) P3O
System Software
1 123 (3.10%) Active Directory
2 57 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
4 15 (0.38%) vSphere
5 10 (0.25%) XenApp
5 10 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
6 9 (0.23%) VMware ESX
6 9 (0.23%) NFS
7 7 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
7 7 (0.18%) HDFS
8 6 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 5 (0.13%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 5 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.076%) Samba
10 3 (0.076%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 3 (0.076%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.050%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (0.050%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.025%) RACF
Systems Management
1 48 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
2 28 (0.71%) SCCM
2 28 (0.71%) Control-M
3 22 (0.55%) ITRS Geneos
4 14 (0.35%) SCOM
5 11 (0.28%) Data Guard
6 10 (0.25%) NetBackup
7 9 (0.23%) Nagios
8 7 (0.18%) Tivoli
8 7 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
9 6 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 6 (0.15%) WSUS
10 5 (0.13%) Puppet
11 4 (0.10%) CFEngine
11 4 (0.10%) Cobbler
11 4 (0.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 4 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (0.076%) HP SIM
12 3 (0.076%) BladeLogic
13 2 (0.050%) Foglight
Vendors
1 611 (15.40%) Oracle
2 415 (10.46%) Microsoft
3 241 (6.08%) Sybase
4 129 (3.25%) TIBCO
5 107 (2.70%) Business Objects
6 87 (2.19%) Bloomberg
7 79 (1.99%) Cisco
8 76 (1.92%) Citrix
9 74 (1.87%) VMware
10 71 (1.79%) Reuters
11 68 (1.71%) HP
12 66 (1.66%) JBoss
13 62 (1.56%) Murex
14 55 (1.39%) Informatica
15 53 (1.34%) Calypso
16 47 (1.18%) IBM
17 43 (1.08%) Fidessa
18 40 (1.01%) SAP
19 35 (0.88%) Juniper
20 31 (0.78%) F5
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + FRONT OFFICE BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum In addition to 10%-20% Bonus, Pensio
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £67000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Yoh
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago