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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 202 144 145
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +1
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 1470 1998 2142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.49% 2.07% 2.05%
As % of the General category 3.44% 4.72% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1288 1668 1861
Average salary £66,000 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £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 £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
42729 42337 45147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.44% 43.78% 43.23%
Number of salaries quoted 34676 33232 37691
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 January 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 January 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 -20 1418 £67,500 -1.81% 222
South East -107 30 £65,000 +30.00% 5
South West -12 9 £53,750 -20.37% 7
West Midlands -37 8 £50,000 -4.76% 3
East of England -17 3 £33,500 -21.17% 1
North West -25 1 £47,500 -5.00% 7
Midlands - 1 £82,500 -
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 3150 (100.00%) Banking
2 1921 (60.98%) Finance
3 956 (30.35%) SQL
4 825 (26.19%) Java
5 771 (24.48%) Front Office
6 678 (21.52%) C#
7 635 (20.16%) Agile Software Development
8 566 (17.97%) UNIX
9 506 (16.06%) Oracle
10 503 (15.97%) .NET
11 478 (15.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 478 (15.17%) Degree
12 449 (14.25%) SQL Server
13 411 (13.05%) C++
14 398 (12.63%) Derivative
15 384 (12.19%) Windows
16 367 (11.65%) Fixed Income
17 366 (11.62%) OO
18 352 (11.17%) Microsoft
19 342 (10.86%) Linux
20 318 (10.10%) Equities
21 303 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
22 300 (9.52%) Project Management
23 282 (8.95%) Multithreading
24 251 (7.97%) Scrum
25 244 (7.75%) JavaScript
26 226 (7.17%) MS Excel
27 219 (6.95%) Back Office
27 219 (6.95%) Retail
28 218 (6.92%) WCF

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 90 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 70 (2.22%) WebLogic
3 56 (1.78%) MS Exchange
4 39 (1.24%) Apache
4 39 (1.24%) Tomcat
5 37 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 29 (0.92%) JBoss
7 28 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
7 28 (0.89%) Oracle Service Bus
7 28 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
8 27 (0.86%) MQSeries
9 26 (0.83%) TIBCO EMS
9 26 (0.83%) Oracle Coherence
10 24 (0.76%) SAS
11 22 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
12 21 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 18 (0.57%) WebSphere
14 17 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
14 17 (0.54%) IIS
15 16 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 226 (7.17%) MS Excel
2 88 (2.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 85 (2.70%) MS Office
4 68 (2.16%) MS Visio
5 39 (1.24%) MS Project
6 7 (0.22%) SPSS
7 4 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.13%) Mingle
8 2 (0.063%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.063%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.063%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.032%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 24 (0.76%) ION MarketView
2 18 (0.57%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 15 (0.48%) TIBCO iProcess
4 14 (0.44%) BusinessWorks
5 12 (0.38%) Summit
5 12 (0.38%) Kondor+
6 11 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
7 9 (0.29%) Temenos T24
7 9 (0.29%) Oracle General Ledger
7 9 (0.29%) Finacle
7 9 (0.29%) Eikon
8 8 (0.25%) Oracle Cash Management
9 6 (0.19%) Markit EDM
9 6 (0.19%) Eagle PACE
9 6 (0.19%) Global One
9 6 (0.19%) Endur
9 6 (0.19%) RMDS
10 5 (0.16%) Algo Collateral
10 5 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
11 3 (0.095%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.13%) GitHub
3 3 (0.095%) Google Compute Engine
3 3 (0.095%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.063%) Office 365
5 1 (0.032%) IBM SmartCloud
5 1 (0.032%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 82 (2.60%) Firewall
2 55 (1.75%) LAN
3 52 (1.65%) TCP/IP
4 50 (1.59%) WAN
5 42 (1.33%) SAN
6 33 (1.05%) DNS
7 31 (0.98%) Multicast
8 27 (0.86%) VoIP
9 25 (0.79%) VPN
9 25 (0.79%) Wireless
9 25 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
10 23 (0.73%) EIGRP
10 23 (0.73%) BGP
11 22 (0.70%) DHCP
11 22 (0.70%) Network Security
11 22 (0.70%) Cisco Nexus
12 20 (0.63%) MPLS
13 19 (0.60%) IP Telephony
14 18 (0.57%) OSPF
15 16 (0.51%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 449 (14.25%) SQL Server
2 161 (5.11%) Data Warehouse
3 98 (3.11%) Relational Database
4 84 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 76 (2.41%) Oracle Database
6 75 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 67 (2.13%) Big Data
8 61 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 56 (1.78%) RDBMS
10 43 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 41 (1.30%) QlikView
11 41 (1.30%) NoSQL
12 37 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
12 37 (1.17%) DB2
13 36 (1.14%) Hadoop
14 27 (0.86%) Data Mining
14 27 (0.86%) MySQL
15 24 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
16 20 (0.63%) MongoDB
17 19 (0.60%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 76 (2.41%) Subversion
2 64 (2.03%) JIRA
3 58 (1.84%) Maven
4 50 (1.59%) Eclipse
5 45 (1.43%) NUnit
6 44 (1.40%) TeamCity
7 39 (1.24%) Jenkins
8 32 (1.02%) JUnit
9 31 (0.98%) Visual Studio
10 29 (0.92%) Git (software)
11 28 (0.89%) SpecFlow
11 28 (0.89%) MSTest
12 27 (0.86%) Rhino Mocks
13 26 (0.83%) Moq
14 22 (0.70%) Selenium
15 19 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
16 16 (0.51%) CruiseControl
16 16 (0.51%) Hudson
17 14 (0.44%) QuickTest Pro
18 13 (0.41%) Cucumber
General
1 3150 (100.00%) Banking
2 1921 (60.98%) Finance
3 771 (24.48%) Front Office
4 219 (6.95%) Back Office
4 219 (6.95%) Retail
5 154 (4.89%) Financial Institution
6 115 (3.65%) Retail Banking
7 107 (3.40%) Legal
8 105 (3.33%) Telecoms
9 43 (1.37%) Corporate Banking
10 35 (1.11%) Marketing
11 25 (0.79%) Private Banking
12 17 (0.54%) Aerospace
13 16 (0.51%) Automotive
14 15 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
15 13 (0.41%) International Banking
16 11 (0.35%) Law
16 11 (0.35%) Games
17 9 (0.29%) Wholesale Banking
17 9 (0.29%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1178 (37.40%) Developer
2 713 (22.63%) Analyst
3 368 (11.68%) Java Developer
4 355 (11.27%) Business Analyst
5 263 (8.35%) C# Developer
6 218 (6.92%) Support Analyst
7 204 (6.48%) Architect
8 202 (6.41%) Applications Support
9 158 (5.02%) Project Manager
10 156 (4.95%) .NET Developer
11 149 (4.73%) Senior Developer
12 129 (4.10%) C++ Developer
13 121 (3.84%) Banking Business Analyst
14 119 (3.78%) Consultant
15 114 (3.62%) C# .NET Developer
16 78 (2.48%) Applications Support Analyst
17 74 (2.35%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
18 70 (2.22%) Team Leader
18 70 (2.22%) Junior
19 68 (2.16%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 503 (15.97%) .NET
2 218 (6.92%) WCF
3 210 (6.67%) WPF
3 210 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 197 (6.25%) HTML
5 189 (6.00%) XML
6 185 (5.87%) Spring
7 117 (3.71%) J2EE
8 116 (3.68%) .NET Framework
9 105 (3.33%) Middleware
10 101 (3.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 95 (3.02%) HTML5
11 95 (3.02%) Web Services
12 94 (2.98%) Hibernate
13 88 (2.79%) FIX Protocol
14 80 (2.54%) CSS
15 54 (1.71%) WinForms
16 53 (1.68%) Java EE
17 50 (1.59%) jQuery
18 49 (1.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 478 (15.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 398 (12.63%) Derivative
3 367 (11.65%) Fixed Income
4 318 (10.10%) Equities
5 303 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
6 201 (6.38%) Computer Science
7 143 (4.54%) Hedge funds
8 112 (3.56%) Credit Risk
9 102 (3.24%) Market Risk
9 102 (3.24%) Mathematics
10 90 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
11 85 (2.70%) Reference Data
12 65 (2.06%) Blackberry
13 63 (2.00%) Equity Derivative
14 55 (1.75%) Open Source
15 51 (1.62%) Tandem
16 47 (1.49%) Interest Rate Derivative
17 42 (1.33%) Management Information System
18 41 (1.30%) Client/Server
19 39 (1.24%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 566 (17.97%) UNIX
2 384 (12.19%) Windows
3 342 (10.86%) Linux
4 70 (2.22%) Solaris
5 63 (2.00%) Windows 7
6 54 (1.71%) Windows XP
7 39 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (0.67%) Apple iOS
9 21 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (0.51%) Windows 8
10 16 (0.51%) Android
10 16 (0.51%) Windows NT
11 9 (0.29%) AIX
12 8 (0.25%) Windows 2000
13 5 (0.16%) SUSE
14 4 (0.13%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.13%) NetWare
14 4 (0.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 635 (20.16%) Agile Software Development
2 366 (11.62%) OO
3 300 (9.52%) Project Management
4 282 (8.95%) Multithreading
5 251 (7.97%) Scrum
6 205 (6.51%) Business Analysis
7 194 (6.16%) Risk Management
8 192 (6.10%) TDD
9 177 (5.62%) Low Latency
10 172 (5.46%) Stakeholder Management
11 163 (5.17%) ITIL
12 155 (4.92%) Analytics
13 154 (4.89%) MVC
14 151 (4.79%) User Acceptance Testing
15 146 (4.63%) Business Intelligence
16 143 (4.54%) Asset Management
17 135 (4.29%) Mentoring
18 127 (4.03%) PRINCE2
19 120 (3.81%) Data Management
20 119 (3.78%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 956 (30.35%) SQL
2 825 (26.19%) Java
3 678 (21.52%) C#
4 411 (13.05%) C++
5 244 (7.75%) JavaScript
6 175 (5.56%) Perl
7 167 (5.30%) Python
8 132 (4.19%) Shell Script
9 127 (4.03%) VBA
10 95 (3.02%) C
11 82 (2.60%) PL/SQL
12 79 (2.51%) PowerShell
13 66 (2.10%) T-SQL
14 43 (1.37%) Bash Shell
15 26 (0.83%) VB.NET
16 25 (0.79%) PHP
17 23 (0.73%) VB
17 23 (0.73%) Ruby
18 22 (0.70%) Scala
19 21 (0.67%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 478 (15.17%) Degree
2 78 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
3 54 (1.71%) PMI Certification
4 43 (1.37%) ISEB
5 40 (1.27%) CCNA
6 35 (1.11%) PMP
7 33 (1.05%) CCNP
8 28 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
9 19 (0.60%) MCP
10 17 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 16 (0.51%) MCSE
12 15 (0.48%) CISSP
13 13 (0.41%) CCIE
14 11 (0.35%) ISTQB
15 9 (0.29%) CISM
15 9 (0.29%) GIAC
15 9 (0.29%) ISEB Practitioner
15 9 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
16 8 (0.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (4.35%) QA
2 76 (2.41%) EMIR
3 74 (2.35%) Dodd-Frank
4 39 (1.24%) Basel III
5 38 (1.21%) MiFID
6 33 (1.05%) SLA
7 19 (0.60%) Basel II
8 18 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 16 (0.51%) Data Quality
10 15 (0.48%) Solvency II
11 14 (0.44%) ISO 9001
11 14 (0.44%) FINREP
12 13 (0.41%) COREP
13 11 (0.35%) FATCA
14 10 (0.32%) CRD IV
15 8 (0.25%) COBIT
16 3 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 1 (0.032%) AIFMD
17 1 (0.032%) UCITS
System Software
1 115 (3.65%) Active Directory
2 37 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (0.54%) vSphere
4 16 (0.51%) NFS
5 15 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
6 12 (0.38%) XenApp
6 12 (0.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 11 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
8 10 (0.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 10 (0.32%) Veritas File System
9 9 (0.29%) VMware ESX
10 7 (0.22%) VMware Server
11 6 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (0.16%) Hyper-V
13 4 (0.13%) Postfix
13 4 (0.13%) XenServer
13 4 (0.13%) Terminal Server
13 4 (0.13%) Samba
13 4 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (0.095%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 24 (0.76%) SCCM
1 24 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (0.54%) Tivoli
3 16 (0.51%) ITRS Geneos
4 13 (0.41%) Data Guard
5 12 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (0.35%) Puppet
6 11 (0.35%) Control-M
7 10 (0.32%) BladeLogic
7 10 (0.32%) Legato
7 10 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
8 8 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 7 (0.22%) NetBackup
10 6 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 5 (0.16%) SCOM
11 5 (0.16%) Netcool
12 4 (0.13%) CA SiteMinder
12 4 (0.13%) SCOrch
13 3 (0.095%) Backup Exec
13 3 (0.095%) WSUS
Vendors
1 506 (16.06%) Oracle
2 352 (11.17%) Microsoft
3 138 (4.38%) Sybase
4 109 (3.46%) TIBCO
5 100 (3.17%) Bloomberg
6 85 (2.70%) Reuters
7 84 (2.67%) Cisco
8 80 (2.54%) IBM
9 78 (2.48%) HP
10 65 (2.06%) VMware
11 58 (1.84%) Murex
12 55 (1.75%) Calypso
13 52 (1.65%) Business Objects
14 49 (1.56%) Citrix
15 47 (1.49%) Informatica
16 45 (1.43%) Fidessa
17 36 (1.14%) ION Trading
18 32 (1.02%) Cognos
19 30 (0.95%) ServiceNow
20 28 (0.89%) Red Hat
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension, Health, etc.
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum with benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum with benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
BARCLAYS BANK PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £43,000 to £55,000 per annum + COMPETITIVE package
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + uncapped bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £38000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stanford Associates
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + 100% Bonus OTE 150K + extensive be
Posted: Yesterday