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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 185 115 118
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +3
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 1704 2419 2644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.60% 2.43% 2.38%
As % of the General category 3.64% 5.36% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1467 1940 2200
Average salary £66,000 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,850 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
46799 45090 50232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.90% 45.27% 45.21%
Number of salaries quoted 36475 36182 42250
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 £45,000 £42,500 £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 15 September 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 15 September 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 -21 1611 £67,500 -3.57% 280
South East -41 39 £50,000 -16.66% 5
West Midlands -24 31 £52,500 +10.52% 1
South West -40 9 £62,500 +25.00% 2
North West -19 8 £57,500 +21.05% 2
East of England -18 2 £53,500 +18.88% 2
East Midlands -9 1 - -
Yorkshire -42 1 - - 1
Midlands - 1 £72,500 -
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 3771 (100.00%) Banking
2 2282 (60.51%) Finance
3 1090 (28.90%) SQL
4 1060 (28.11%) Java
5 966 (25.62%) Agile Software Development
6 821 (21.77%) Front Office
7 718 (19.04%) C#
8 671 (17.79%) Degree
9 656 (17.40%) UNIX
10 603 (15.99%) SQL Server
11 582 (15.43%) .NET
12 562 (14.90%) Derivative
13 553 (14.66%) Oracle
14 520 (13.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 488 (12.94%) Equities
16 482 (12.78%) C++
17 458 (12.15%) Linux
18 421 (11.16%) Windows
18 421 (11.16%) Fixed Income
19 395 (10.47%) Microsoft
20 377 (10.00%) Project Management
21 354 (9.39%) Multithreading
22 342 (9.07%) OO
23 323 (8.57%) TDD
24 305 (8.09%) Risk Management
25 303 (8.04%) Business Analysis
26 299 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
27 271 (7.19%) Low Latency
28 269 (7.13%) Back Office
28 269 (7.13%) MS Excel

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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
1 116 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 81 (2.15%) WebLogic
3 77 (2.04%) MS Exchange
4 63 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 51 (1.35%) MQSeries
6 49 (1.30%) IIS
7 48 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
8 46 (1.22%) Oracle Coherence
9 36 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
10 34 (0.90%) WebSphere
10 34 (0.90%) SAS
11 33 (0.88%) TIBCO EMS
12 32 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
13 27 (0.72%) Tomcat
14 26 (0.69%) Apache
15 19 (0.50%) GemFire
15 19 (0.50%) Confluence
16 18 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
17 13 (0.34%) Node.js
18 12 (0.32%) Lync
Applications
1 269 (7.13%) MS Excel
2 143 (3.79%) MS Office
3 108 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 63 (1.67%) MS Visio
5 56 (1.49%) MS Project
6 15 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (0.29%) SPSS
8 6 (0.16%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.13%) Fireworks
9 5 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.11%) Mingle
10 4 (0.11%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.027%) Stata
11 1 (0.027%) Mathematica
11 1 (0.027%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 26 (0.69%) Summit
2 22 (0.58%) Markit EDM
3 21 (0.56%) Kondor+
4 13 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
5 12 (0.32%) TIBCO iProcess
6 8 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
6 8 (0.21%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 8 (0.21%) IntelliMatch
7 7 (0.19%) Eikon
7 7 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (0.19%) Adaptiv
8 5 (0.13%) RMDS
8 5 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (0.11%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
9 4 (0.11%) Algo Collateral
9 4 (0.11%) Eagle PACE
9 4 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
9 4 (0.11%) Front Arena
10 3 (0.080%) HFM
10 3 (0.080%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.13%) GitHub
2 3 (0.080%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.053%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.027%) Office 365
4 1 (0.027%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 94 (2.49%) Firewall
2 54 (1.43%) SAN
3 45 (1.19%) BGP
4 44 (1.17%) TCP/IP
5 42 (1.11%) EIGRP
6 32 (0.85%) DNS
6 32 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
7 23 (0.61%) DHCP
8 21 (0.56%) FTP
8 21 (0.56%) Multicast
9 19 (0.50%) WAN
10 18 (0.48%) LAN
11 17 (0.45%) OSPF
12 15 (0.40%) LDAP
13 14 (0.37%) Internet
14 13 (0.34%) MPLS
15 12 (0.32%) HTTP
16 11 (0.29%) NAS
17 10 (0.27%) Intranet
18 9 (0.24%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 603 (15.99%) SQL Server
2 251 (6.66%) Data Warehouse
3 153 (4.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 141 (3.74%) Relational Database
5 121 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 92 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 91 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 80 (2.12%) Oracle Database
9 74 (1.96%) QlikView
10 69 (1.83%) Data Mining
11 63 (1.67%) Big Data
11 63 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
12 59 (1.56%) OLAP
13 54 (1.43%) RDBMS
14 50 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 46 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
16 44 (1.17%) KDB
16 44 (1.17%) Hadoop
17 40 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
18 35 (0.93%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 113 (3.00%) Subversion
2 99 (2.63%) JUnit
3 87 (2.31%) JIRA
4 86 (2.28%) Maven
5 84 (2.23%) QuickTest Pro
6 55 (1.46%) Selenium
7 44 (1.17%) Eclipse
8 42 (1.11%) MSTest
9 39 (1.03%) NUnit
10 36 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
11 34 (0.90%) Moq
12 33 (0.88%) TeamCity
13 30 (0.80%) FitNesse
13 30 (0.80%) Git (software)
14 29 (0.77%) Rhino Mocks
15 25 (0.66%) Jenkins
16 24 (0.64%) Cucumber
16 24 (0.64%) LoadRunner
17 23 (0.61%) Visual Studio
18 22 (0.58%) ClearCase
General
1 3771 (100.00%) Banking
2 2282 (60.51%) Finance
3 821 (21.77%) Front Office
4 269 (7.13%) Back Office
5 228 (6.05%) Retail
6 162 (4.30%) Financial Institution
7 119 (3.16%) Legal
8 102 (2.70%) Telecoms
9 91 (2.41%) Retail Banking
10 59 (1.56%) Corporate Banking
10 59 (1.56%) Marketing
11 28 (0.74%) International Banking
12 18 (0.48%) Law
13 17 (0.45%) Private Banking
13 17 (0.45%) Advertising
14 16 (0.42%) Games
14 16 (0.42%) French Language
14 16 (0.42%) General Ledger
15 12 (0.32%) Wholesale Banking
16 8 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1437 (38.11%) Developer
2 920 (24.40%) Analyst
3 527 (13.98%) Java Developer
4 524 (13.90%) Business Analyst
5 258 (6.84%) C# Developer
6 214 (5.67%) Project Manager
7 208 (5.52%) .NET Developer
8 192 (5.09%) Banking Business Analyst
9 186 (4.93%) Architect
10 175 (4.64%) Senior Developer
11 171 (4.53%) Support Analyst
12 154 (4.08%) C++ Developer
13 148 (3.92%) Applications Support
14 139 (3.69%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
15 128 (3.39%) C# .NET Developer
16 124 (3.29%) Consultant
17 106 (2.81%) Programmer
18 95 (2.52%) Junior
19 92 (2.44%) SQL Developer
20 86 (2.28%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 582 (15.43%) .NET
2 254 (6.74%) WPF
3 210 (5.57%) ASP.NET
4 186 (4.93%) HTML
5 185 (4.91%) Spring
6 184 (4.88%) XML
7 174 (4.61%) J2EE
8 150 (3.98%) WCF
9 122 (3.24%) Middleware
10 111 (2.94%) .NET Framework
11 109 (2.89%) Java EE
12 105 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
13 99 (2.63%) CSS
14 88 (2.33%) WinForms
15 84 (2.23%) Web Services
16 79 (2.09%) HTML5
17 70 (1.86%) Hibernate
18 69 (1.83%) JMS
19 55 (1.46%) FIX Protocol
20 54 (1.43%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 562 (14.90%) Derivative
2 520 (13.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 488 (12.94%) Equities
4 421 (11.16%) Fixed Income
5 299 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
6 255 (6.76%) Computer Science
7 198 (5.25%) Credit Risk
8 187 (4.96%) Market Risk
9 163 (4.32%) Reference Data
10 137 (3.63%) Hedge funds
11 131 (3.47%) Mathematics
12 87 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
13 85 (2.25%) Open Source
14 61 (1.62%) Blackberry
15 59 (1.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 54 (1.43%) Tandem
17 52 (1.38%) Equity Derivative
18 50 (1.33%) User Experience
19 44 (1.17%) PDA
20 38 (1.01%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 656 (17.40%) UNIX
2 458 (12.15%) Linux
3 421 (11.16%) Windows
4 65 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 56 (1.49%) Solaris
6 54 (1.43%) Windows XP
7 39 (1.03%) Windows 7
8 22 (0.58%) NetWare
9 21 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (0.34%) AIX
11 10 (0.27%) Android
12 9 (0.24%) HPUX
12 9 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (0.16%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.13%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.080%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (0.080%) CentOS
16 3 (0.080%) SUSE
17 2 (0.053%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 966 (25.62%) Agile Software Development
2 377 (10.00%) Project Management
3 354 (9.39%) Multithreading
4 342 (9.07%) OO
5 323 (8.57%) TDD
6 305 (8.09%) Risk Management
7 303 (8.04%) Business Analysis
8 271 (7.19%) Low Latency
9 260 (6.89%) Scrum
10 240 (6.36%) Stakeholder Management
11 233 (6.18%) Asset Management
12 209 (5.54%) Software Engineering
13 205 (5.44%) User Acceptance Testing
14 195 (5.17%) MVC
15 180 (4.77%) Mentoring
16 176 (4.67%) Data Modelling
17 175 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
18 174 (4.61%) ETL
19 165 (4.38%) Analytics
20 164 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1090 (28.90%) SQL
2 1060 (28.11%) Java
3 718 (19.04%) C#
4 482 (12.78%) C++
5 242 (6.42%) Python
6 231 (6.13%) Perl
7 204 (5.41%) JavaScript
8 112 (2.97%) C
9 101 (2.68%) Shell Script
9 101 (2.68%) VBA
10 99 (2.63%) PL/SQL
11 75 (1.99%) T-SQL
12 50 (1.33%) Ruby
13 44 (1.17%) VB
14 41 (1.09%) PowerShell
15 40 (1.06%) Bash Shell
16 34 (0.90%) Scala
17 26 (0.69%) Groovy
18 24 (0.64%) VBScript
19 18 (0.48%) PHP
Qualifications
1 671 (17.79%) Degree
2 77 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
3 61 (1.62%) ISEB
4 58 (1.54%) PMI Certification
5 54 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 53 (1.41%) CCNP
7 39 (1.03%) PMP
8 36 (0.95%) CCIE
9 32 (0.85%) MCP
10 28 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 27 (0.72%) MCAD
11 27 (0.72%) MCSD
11 27 (0.72%) MCTS
12 21 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
12 21 (0.56%) CCNA
13 20 (0.53%) ISTQB
14 14 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 12 (0.32%) ACCA
16 10 (0.27%) CISA
17 9 (0.24%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 236 (6.26%) QA
2 76 (2.02%) EMIR
3 71 (1.88%) Dodd-Frank
4 52 (1.38%) Basel III
5 45 (1.19%) SLA
6 38 (1.01%) FATCA
7 37 (0.98%) MiFID
8 26 (0.69%) Basel II
9 25 (0.66%) Solvency II
10 23 (0.61%) COREP
11 19 (0.50%) Data Quality
12 18 (0.48%) CRD IV
13 17 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 13 (0.34%) FINREP
15 8 (0.21%) COBIT
16 6 (0.16%) ISO 9001
17 3 (0.080%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 2 (0.053%) P3O
18 2 (0.053%) AIFMD
19 1 (0.027%) UCITS
System Software
1 129 (3.42%) Active Directory
2 64 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
4 17 (0.45%) vSphere
5 13 (0.34%) VMware ESX
6 12 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
6 12 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
7 9 (0.24%) NFS
8 8 (0.21%) XenApp
9 6 (0.16%) Hyper-V
10 5 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 5 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.11%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.11%) Samba
12 3 (0.080%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 3 (0.080%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.080%) XenServer
13 2 (0.053%) Postfix
13 2 (0.053%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 2 (0.053%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 49 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
2 25 (0.66%) Control-M
2 25 (0.66%) SCCM
3 22 (0.58%) ITRS Geneos
4 14 (0.37%) Data Guard
5 13 (0.34%) NetBackup
6 12 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (0.29%) Puppet
7 11 (0.29%) SCOM
8 10 (0.27%) Nagios
9 9 (0.24%) WSUS
10 8 (0.21%) Tivoli
11 6 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 4 (0.11%) CFEngine
12 4 (0.11%) Cobbler
13 3 (0.080%) HP SIM
13 3 (0.080%) Backup Exec
13 3 (0.080%) BladeLogic
14 2 (0.053%) BMC PATROL
14 2 (0.053%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 553 (14.66%) Oracle
2 395 (10.47%) Microsoft
3 185 (4.91%) Sybase
4 111 (2.94%) TIBCO
5 104 (2.76%) Business Objects
6 90 (2.39%) Bloomberg
7 82 (2.17%) Cisco
8 80 (2.12%) VMware
9 77 (2.04%) Murex
10 71 (1.88%) Calypso
11 69 (1.83%) HP
11 69 (1.83%) Reuters
12 65 (1.72%) Citrix
13 57 (1.51%) IBM
14 53 (1.41%) JBoss
15 52 (1.38%) Juniper
16 49 (1.30%) Informatica
17 47 (1.25%) Fidessa
18 44 (1.17%) SAP
18 44 (1.17%) F5
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + FS bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 10 hours ago
East London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum £45-65,000 + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £80000 - £105000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and package
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and package
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and package
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: From £45,000 to £57,000 per annum Up to £57,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £37500.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago