The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 83 72 53
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -19
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 1394 1779 1959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.21% 3.66% 4.45%
As % of the General category 5.92% 6.77% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1138 1508 1582
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Investment Banking
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

General Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
23553 26276 23088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.22% 54.00% 52.47%
Number of salaries quoted 19335 21481 19049
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
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 London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in London

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the London region.

Investment Banking Salary Trend in London

Investment Banking
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Investment Banking Salary Histogram in London

Investment Banking
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Banking within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
City of London -5 454 £65,000 - 65
Canary Wharf +14 21 £61,250 +11.36%
Docklands, London -13 4 £35,000 -45.09% 6
Bromley - 2 £85,000 -
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 2736 (100.00%) Banking
2 1621 (59.25%) Finance
3 819 (29.93%) SQL
4 728 (26.61%) Front Office
5 557 (20.36%) Java
6 537 (19.63%) C#
7 535 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
8 436 (15.94%) Degree
9 432 (15.79%) UNIX
10 400 (14.62%) Derivative
11 381 (13.93%) .NET
12 361 (13.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 357 (13.05%) SQL Server
14 347 (12.68%) Oracle
15 333 (12.17%) Windows
16 331 (12.10%) Project Management
17 328 (11.99%) Microsoft
18 317 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
19 307 (11.22%) Fixed Income
20 294 (10.75%) Equities
21 293 (10.71%) Linux
22 288 (10.53%) Business Analysis
23 242 (8.85%) C++
24 230 (8.41%) Retail
25 227 (8.30%) Multithreading
25 227 (8.30%) Back Office
26 217 (7.93%) Risk Management
27 213 (7.79%) OO
28 207 (7.57%) Financial Institution
29 205 (7.49%) ITIL

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 93 (3.40%) SharePoint
2 34 (1.24%) WebLogic
3 33 (1.21%) MS Exchange
4 30 (1.10%) Confluence
5 24 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 24 (0.88%) Tomcat
5 24 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
6 22 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
7 21 (0.77%) WebSphere
8 18 (0.66%) SAS
9 17 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
10 16 (0.58%) Apache
11 13 (0.48%) IIS
11 13 (0.48%) MQSeries
11 13 (0.48%) JBoss
12 11 (0.40%) Apache Pig
12 11 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 10 (0.37%) GemFire
14 7 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 6 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 154 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 71 (2.60%) MS Visio
3 54 (1.97%) MS Office
4 47 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 29 (1.06%) MS Project
6 8 (0.29%) SPSS
7 7 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.18%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.11%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.073%) Mathematica
11 1 (0.037%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 28 (1.02%) ION MarketView
2 19 (0.69%) Eagle PACE
3 16 (0.58%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 16 (0.58%) Summit
3 16 (0.58%) Markit EDM
4 15 (0.55%) LatentZero
5 14 (0.51%) Front Arena
6 13 (0.48%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
6 13 (0.48%) Advent Moxy
6 13 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
6 13 (0.48%) Decalog
6 13 (0.48%) LongView
6 13 (0.48%) HiInvest
6 13 (0.48%) HiPerformance
6 13 (0.48%) HiPortfolio
6 13 (0.48%) MultiFonds
6 13 (0.48%) Beauchamp
6 13 (0.48%) thinkFolio
6 13 (0.48%) PORTIA
7 12 (0.44%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (0.29%) SaaS
3 3 (0.11%) Force.com
3 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (0.11%) Google Compute Engine
4 2 (0.073%) PaaS
4 2 (0.073%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.073%) Heroku
4 2 (0.073%) IaaS
5 1 (0.037%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 47 (1.72%) Firewall
1 47 (1.72%) SAN
2 38 (1.39%) TCP/IP
3 30 (1.10%) FTP
4 25 (0.91%) WAN
4 25 (0.91%) LAN
5 19 (0.69%) DNS
6 16 (0.58%) VLAN
6 16 (0.58%) SSH
7 14 (0.51%) NAS
7 14 (0.51%) DSL
7 14 (0.51%) Wireless
7 14 (0.51%) Multicast
8 13 (0.48%) VoIP
8 13 (0.48%) VPN
8 13 (0.48%) Internet
9 12 (0.44%) Intranet
9 12 (0.44%) Unified Communications
10 11 (0.40%) NetScaler
10 11 (0.40%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 357 (13.05%) SQL Server
2 94 (3.44%) Data Warehouse
3 85 (3.11%) Big Data
4 83 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 81 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 68 (2.49%) Oracle Database
7 57 (2.08%) Relational Database
8 55 (2.01%) QlikView
8 55 (2.01%) Hadoop
9 52 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 50 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
11 39 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 34 (1.24%) NoSQL
13 30 (1.10%) RDBMS
14 29 (1.06%) MySQL
15 28 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
16 21 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
17 20 (0.73%) Apache Hive
17 20 (0.73%) Oracle BI EE
18 18 (0.66%) DB2
Development Applications
1 56 (2.05%) Subversion
2 54 (1.97%) JIRA
2 54 (1.97%) TeamCity
2 54 (1.97%) NUnit
3 47 (1.72%) Moq
4 41 (1.50%) MSTest
5 40 (1.46%) Visual Studio
6 37 (1.35%) Eclipse
7 34 (1.24%) Rhino Mocks
8 28 (1.02%) Jenkins
9 27 (0.99%) Git (software)
10 23 (0.84%) Maven
10 23 (0.84%) SpecFlow
11 20 (0.73%) Selenium
12 15 (0.55%) CruiseControl
13 14 (0.51%) JUnit
14 13 (0.48%) MSBuild
15 11 (0.40%) WebDriver
16 9 (0.33%) Cucumber
16 9 (0.33%) Grunt
General
1 2736 (100.00%) Banking
2 1621 (59.25%) Finance
3 728 (26.61%) Front Office
4 230 (8.41%) Retail
5 227 (8.30%) Back Office
6 207 (7.57%) Financial Institution
7 144 (5.26%) Retail Banking
8 115 (4.20%) Legal
9 69 (2.52%) Corporate Banking
10 55 (2.01%) Telecoms
11 23 (0.84%) Private Banking
12 19 (0.69%) Games
13 14 (0.51%) General Ledger
14 12 (0.44%) Wholesale Banking
15 10 (0.37%) Marketing
16 8 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
17 6 (0.22%) International Banking
17 6 (0.22%) Advertising
18 5 (0.18%) Manufacturing
19 3 (0.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 906 (33.11%) Developer
2 761 (27.81%) Analyst
3 433 (15.83%) Business Analyst
4 243 (8.88%) Java Developer
5 236 (8.63%) C# Developer
6 197 (7.20%) Support Analyst
7 158 (5.77%) Banking Business Analyst
8 149 (5.45%) Applications Support
9 148 (5.41%) Architect
10 140 (5.12%) Project Manager
11 139 (5.08%) .NET Developer
12 114 (4.17%) Consultant
13 108 (3.95%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
14 100 (3.65%) Senior Developer
15 83 (3.03%) C++ Developer
16 77 (2.81%) Desktop Support
16 77 (2.81%) C# .NET Developer
17 65 (2.38%) Applications Support Analyst
18 64 (2.34%) Desktop Analyst
19 61 (2.23%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 381 (13.93%) .NET
2 204 (7.46%) WCF
3 191 (6.98%) WPF
4 142 (5.19%) ASP.NET
5 127 (4.64%) HTML
6 117 (4.28%) XML
6 117 (4.28%) .NET Framework
7 93 (3.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 91 (3.33%) Spring
9 82 (3.00%) Web Services
10 79 (2.89%) HTML5
11 69 (2.52%) AngularJS
12 64 (2.34%) FIX Protocol
13 61 (2.23%) Hibernate
14 59 (2.16%) Ajax
15 51 (1.86%) J2EE
16 48 (1.75%) CSS
17 45 (1.64%) Middleware
18 43 (1.57%) Entity Framework
19 42 (1.54%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 400 (14.62%) Derivative
2 361 (13.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 317 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
4 307 (11.22%) Fixed Income
5 294 (10.75%) Equities
6 192 (7.02%) Computer Science
7 144 (5.26%) Hedge funds
8 107 (3.91%) Credit Risk
9 96 (3.51%) Mathematics
10 94 (3.44%) Equity Derivative
11 89 (3.25%) Blackberry
12 76 (2.78%) Market Risk
13 70 (2.56%) Management Information System
13 70 (2.56%) Reference Data
14 49 (1.79%) Tandem
15 44 (1.61%) Spread Betting
15 44 (1.61%) Data Structures
15 44 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
15 44 (1.61%) Open Source
16 39 (1.43%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 432 (15.79%) UNIX
2 333 (12.17%) Windows
3 293 (10.71%) Linux
4 80 (2.92%) Windows 7
5 54 (1.97%) Solaris
6 42 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (0.66%) Windows XP
8 17 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (0.48%) Apple iOS
9 13 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.18%) SUSE
12 4 (0.15%) AIX
13 3 (0.11%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.11%) Windows NT
13 3 (0.11%) CentOS
14 1 (0.037%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 535 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
2 331 (12.10%) Project Management
3 288 (10.53%) Business Analysis
4 227 (8.30%) Multithreading
5 217 (7.93%) Risk Management
6 213 (7.79%) OO
7 205 (7.49%) ITIL
8 194 (7.09%) TDD
9 184 (6.73%) Analytics
10 160 (5.85%) Scrum
11 157 (5.74%) PRINCE2
12 156 (5.70%) Asset Management
13 154 (5.63%) User Acceptance Testing
14 148 (5.41%) Low Latency
15 147 (5.37%) Stakeholder Management
16 138 (5.04%) Business Intelligence
17 137 (5.01%) Investment Management
18 131 (4.79%) MVC
19 130 (4.75%) Continuous Integration
20 125 (4.57%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 819 (29.93%) SQL
2 557 (20.36%) Java
3 537 (19.63%) C#
4 242 (8.85%) C++
5 156 (5.70%) JavaScript
6 149 (5.45%) Perl
7 141 (5.15%) Python
8 111 (4.06%) Shell Script
9 84 (3.07%) VBA
10 76 (2.78%) C
11 65 (2.38%) PowerShell
12 54 (1.97%) Bash Shell
13 52 (1.90%) PL/SQL
14 41 (1.50%) T-SQL
15 29 (1.06%) Korn
15 29 (1.06%) Scala
16 24 (0.88%) VB
16 24 (0.88%) VB.NET
17 22 (0.80%) PHP
18 13 (0.48%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 436 (15.94%) Degree
2 79 (2.89%) PMI Certification
3 62 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 56 (2.05%) PMP
5 54 (1.97%) MCP
5 54 (1.97%) MCSE
6 29 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (1.02%) ISEB
8 23 (0.84%) CISSP
9 21 (0.77%) CCNA
10 16 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 15 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
12 14 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
13 13 (0.48%) CISM
14 11 (0.40%) CCA
14 11 (0.40%) Citrix Certification
14 11 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (0.33%) CISA
16 8 (0.29%) ISTQB
17 6 (0.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (4.35%) QA
2 76 (2.78%) EMIR
3 73 (2.67%) Dodd-Frank
4 52 (1.90%) MiFID
5 45 (1.64%) CRD IV
6 43 (1.57%) Basel III
7 36 (1.32%) SLA
8 31 (1.13%) Solvency II
9 29 (1.06%) Basel II
10 26 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 23 (0.84%) Data Quality
12 17 (0.62%) FATCA
13 14 (0.51%) COREP
14 11 (0.40%) COBIT
15 10 (0.37%) FINREP
16 5 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 3 (0.11%) ISO 9001
18 1 (0.037%) AIFMD
18 1 (0.037%) UCITS
18 1 (0.037%) GAAP
System Software
1 118 (4.31%) Active Directory
2 39 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (0.73%) XenApp
4 19 (0.69%) NFS
5 16 (0.58%) vSphere
6 13 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
7 11 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (0.29%) VMware Server
9 7 (0.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 7 (0.26%) Veritas File System
9 7 (0.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (0.15%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.15%) HDFS
11 3 (0.11%) Apache Flume
11 3 (0.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 3 (0.11%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.11%) Firmware
11 3 (0.11%) Hyper-V
12 2 (0.073%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.073%) Samba
Systems Management
1 33 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
2 25 (0.91%) SCCM
3 10 (0.37%) Data Guard
3 10 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
4 7 (0.26%) Legato
4 7 (0.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 6 (0.22%) EMC NetWorker
6 5 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.18%) Nagios
7 4 (0.15%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.15%) Control-M
8 3 (0.11%) CFEngine
8 3 (0.11%) Puppet
8 3 (0.11%) Oozie
8 3 (0.11%) Netcool
8 3 (0.11%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.073%) SCOM
9 2 (0.073%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 347 (12.68%) Oracle
2 328 (11.99%) Microsoft
3 126 (4.61%) Sybase
4 70 (2.56%) Cisco
5 66 (2.41%) TIBCO
6 64 (2.34%) ServiceNow
7 55 (2.01%) VMware
8 53 (1.94%) IBM
9 44 (1.61%) Red Hat
10 42 (1.54%) Fidessa
11 41 (1.50%) HP
12 39 (1.43%) Citrix
12 39 (1.43%) Reuters
12 39 (1.43%) Bloomberg
13 37 (1.35%) Business Objects
14 34 (1.24%) Murex
14 34 (1.24%) Informatica
15 31 (1.13%) ION Trading
16 29 (1.06%) SAP
17 25 (0.91%) Misys
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