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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 70 73 50
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -23
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 1624 1640 2209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.70% 3.57% 5.04%
As % of the General category 6.71% 6.66% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1336 1421 1794
Average salary £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £100,000
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
24203 24641 23796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 55.18% 53.58% 54.31%
Number of salaries quoted 20217 19876 19521
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -7 445 £70,000 +7.69% 69
Docklands, London +16 22 £75,000 -11.76% 6
Canary Wharf +5 12 £75,000 -25.00%
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 3048 (100.00%) Banking
2 1680 (55.12%) Finance
3 954 (31.30%) SQL
4 754 (24.74%) Front Office
5 699 (22.93%) Agile Software Development
6 675 (22.15%) Java
7 607 (19.91%) C#
8 527 (17.29%) UNIX
8 527 (17.29%) Degree
9 482 (15.81%) Equities
10 475 (15.58%) Derivative
11 429 (14.07%) SQL Server
12 411 (13.48%) Oracle
13 403 (13.22%) .NET
14 383 (12.57%) Project Management
15 365 (11.98%) Fixed Income
15 365 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
16 350 (11.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 350 (11.48%) Business Analysis
17 324 (10.63%) Windows
18 322 (10.56%) Linux
19 294 (9.65%) SDLC
20 284 (9.32%) Microsoft
21 283 (9.28%) Risk Management
22 275 (9.02%) Back Office
23 268 (8.79%) C++
24 261 (8.56%) Retail
25 250 (8.20%) Computer Science
25 250 (8.20%) Multithreading
26 229 (7.51%) TDD

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 83 (2.72%) SharePoint
2 30 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
3 28 (0.92%) Confluence
4 27 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
5 23 (0.75%) WebSphere
5 23 (0.75%) Lync
6 21 (0.69%) Tomcat
7 20 (0.66%) MS Exchange
8 19 (0.62%) WebLogic
9 16 (0.52%) Oracle Coherence
9 16 (0.52%) Apache Spark
10 15 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
10 15 (0.49%) Apache Pig
11 13 (0.43%) IIS
12 12 (0.39%) SAS
13 10 (0.33%) MQSeries
14 9 (0.30%) JBoss
14 9 (0.30%) Apache
15 8 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 7 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 133 (4.36%) MS Excel
2 57 (1.87%) MS Office
3 53 (1.74%) MS Visio
4 46 (1.51%) MS Project
5 37 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.16%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.16%) SPSS
8 2 (0.066%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 45 (1.48%) Markit EDM
2 35 (1.15%) LatentZero
3 33 (1.08%) thinkFolio
4 32 (1.05%) Eagle PACE
4 32 (1.05%) ION MarketView
5 29 (0.95%) Beauchamp
5 29 (0.95%) PORTIA
5 29 (0.95%) MultiFonds
5 29 (0.95%) Front Arena
5 29 (0.95%) HiInvest
5 29 (0.95%) HiPerformance
5 29 (0.95%) HiPortfolio
5 29 (0.95%) Decalog
5 29 (0.95%) LongView
5 29 (0.95%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
5 29 (0.95%) Advent Moxy
6 19 (0.62%) Summit
6 19 (0.62%) Oracle General Ledger
7 17 (0.56%) Advent Geneva
8 15 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (0.49%) SaaS
2 7 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.20%) Office 365
3 6 (0.20%) PaaS
4 5 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.13%) IaaS
5 4 (0.13%) Mimecast
6 3 (0.098%) Force.com
7 2 (0.066%) Google Compute Engine
7 2 (0.066%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.033%) Heroku
8 1 (0.033%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 55 (1.80%) TCP/IP
2 42 (1.38%) Firewall
3 40 (1.31%) Multicast
4 34 (1.12%) SAN
5 30 (0.98%) WAN
6 29 (0.95%) Unified Communications
7 27 (0.89%) LAN
7 27 (0.89%) FTP
8 22 (0.72%) VoIP
9 21 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (0.66%) BGP
11 18 (0.59%) EIGRP
11 18 (0.59%) Cisco Nexus
12 17 (0.56%) DSL
13 16 (0.52%) VLAN
14 15 (0.49%) IP Telephony
14 15 (0.49%) OSPF
15 14 (0.46%) VPN
16 13 (0.43%) Wireless
17 12 (0.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 429 (14.07%) SQL Server
2 99 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 85 (2.79%) Big Data
4 82 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
5 79 (2.59%) Hadoop
6 78 (2.56%) Oracle Database
7 76 (2.49%) Relational Database
8 64 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 53 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
10 49 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
11 45 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 38 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
13 37 (1.21%) QlikView
14 34 (1.12%) RDBMS
15 33 (1.08%) NoSQL
16 32 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
17 26 (0.85%) MySQL
17 26 (0.85%) KDB
18 21 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
18 21 (0.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 70 (2.30%) Subversion
2 68 (2.23%) NUnit
3 64 (2.10%) JIRA
4 51 (1.67%) Moq
5 46 (1.51%) JUnit
6 45 (1.48%) TeamCity
6 45 (1.48%) MSTest
6 45 (1.48%) Rhino Mocks
7 38 (1.25%) Selenium
8 30 (0.98%) Cucumber
9 29 (0.95%) Maven
10 28 (0.92%) Jenkins
11 27 (0.89%) Git (software)
12 25 (0.82%) Visual Studio
13 21 (0.69%) WebDriver
14 19 (0.62%) Eclipse
15 18 (0.59%) SpecFlow
15 18 (0.59%) Mockito
16 12 (0.39%) JMeter
17 10 (0.33%) Ant
General
1 3048 (100.00%) Banking
2 1680 (55.12%) Finance
3 754 (24.74%) Front Office
4 275 (9.02%) Back Office
5 261 (8.56%) Retail
6 181 (5.94%) Financial Institution
7 133 (4.36%) Retail Banking
8 119 (3.90%) Legal
9 57 (1.87%) Corporate Banking
10 44 (1.44%) Games
11 40 (1.31%) Private Banking
12 23 (0.75%) Telecoms
13 17 (0.56%) General Ledger
14 16 (0.52%) Wholesale Banking
15 15 (0.49%) Marketing
16 7 (0.23%) Online Betting
17 4 (0.13%) International Banking
17 4 (0.13%) Law
18 3 (0.098%) Pharmaceutical
18 3 (0.098%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1029 (33.76%) Developer
2 866 (28.41%) Analyst
3 559 (18.34%) Business Analyst
4 295 (9.68%) Java Developer
5 272 (8.92%) C# Developer
6 260 (8.53%) Banking Business Analyst
7 220 (7.22%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 176 (5.77%) Project Manager
9 164 (5.38%) Support Analyst
10 153 (5.02%) Applications Support
11 130 (4.27%) .NET Developer
12 128 (4.20%) Architect
13 124 (4.07%) Consultant
14 117 (3.84%) Senior Developer
15 98 (3.22%) C++ Developer
16 80 (2.62%) Applications Support Analyst
17 74 (2.43%) SQL Developer
18 72 (2.36%) C# .NET Developer
19 69 (2.26%) Junior
20 54 (1.77%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 403 (13.22%) .NET
2 221 (7.25%) WPF
3 193 (6.33%) WCF
4 150 (4.92%) ASP.NET
5 147 (4.82%) XML
6 123 (4.04%) HTML
7 105 (3.44%) .NET Framework
8 102 (3.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 95 (3.12%) FIX Protocol
10 93 (3.05%) HTML5
11 91 (2.99%) Spring
11 91 (2.99%) J2EE
12 72 (2.36%) WinForms
13 68 (2.23%) AngularJS
14 59 (1.94%) Hibernate
15 55 (1.80%) Middleware
15 55 (1.80%) Web Services
16 54 (1.77%) CSS
16 54 (1.77%) Mason
17 46 (1.51%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 482 (15.81%) Equities
2 475 (15.58%) Derivative
3 365 (11.98%) Fixed Income
3 365 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
4 350 (11.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 250 (8.20%) Computer Science
6 144 (4.72%) Hedge funds
7 125 (4.10%) Equity Derivative
8 106 (3.48%) Market Risk
9 103 (3.38%) Credit Risk
10 88 (2.89%) Reference Data
10 88 (2.89%) Management Information System
11 84 (2.76%) Mathematics
12 62 (2.03%) Data Structures
13 59 (1.94%) Blackberry
14 58 (1.90%) User Experience
15 54 (1.77%) Tandem
16 49 (1.61%) Algorithms
17 48 (1.57%) Spread Betting
18 42 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 527 (17.29%) UNIX
2 324 (10.63%) Windows
3 322 (10.56%) Linux
4 56 (1.84%) Windows 7
5 45 (1.48%) Solaris
6 21 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (0.62%) Windows XP
8 16 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (0.26%) AIX
11 6 (0.20%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.066%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.066%) CentOS
12 2 (0.066%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (0.066%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.033%) SUSE
13 1 (0.033%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 699 (22.93%) Agile Software Development
2 383 (12.57%) Project Management
3 350 (11.48%) Business Analysis
4 294 (9.65%) SDLC
5 283 (9.28%) Risk Management
6 250 (8.20%) Multithreading
7 229 (7.51%) TDD
8 228 (7.48%) Asset Management
9 196 (6.43%) Analytics
10 184 (6.04%) OO
11 182 (5.97%) Scrum
12 180 (5.91%) Stakeholder Management
13 163 (5.35%) User Acceptance Testing
14 154 (5.05%) ITIL
15 152 (4.99%) Low Latency
16 148 (4.86%) PRINCE2
17 141 (4.63%) Continuous Integration
18 138 (4.53%) Business Intelligence
19 130 (4.27%) MVC
20 129 (4.23%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 954 (31.30%) SQL
2 675 (22.15%) Java
3 607 (19.91%) C#
4 268 (8.79%) C++
5 201 (6.59%) Python
6 168 (5.51%) Perl
7 138 (4.53%) JavaScript
8 117 (3.84%) Shell Script
9 80 (2.62%) VBA
10 75 (2.46%) PL/SQL
11 70 (2.30%) Scala
12 59 (1.94%) C
13 56 (1.84%) T-SQL
14 51 (1.67%) Bash Shell
15 39 (1.28%) PowerShell
16 38 (1.25%) Korn
17 34 (1.12%) F#
18 22 (0.72%) Ruby
19 21 (0.69%) VB
20 20 (0.66%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 527 (17.29%) Degree
2 75 (2.46%) PMI Certification
3 58 (1.90%) PMP
4 30 (0.98%) CISSP
5 28 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (0.79%) ISEB
7 24 (0.79%) CISA
8 21 (0.69%) CISM
9 20 (0.66%) CCNP
9 20 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 16 (0.52%) MCP
10 16 (0.52%) MCSE
11 12 (0.39%) CCNA
12 9 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (0.26%) ACCA
13 8 (0.26%) ISTQB
13 8 (0.26%) CRISC
14 7 (0.23%) PhD
15 6 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 184 (6.04%) QA
2 87 (2.85%) MiFID
3 84 (2.76%) EMIR
3 84 (2.76%) Dodd-Frank
4 50 (1.64%) CRD IV
5 37 (1.21%) Solvency II
6 32 (1.05%) Basel III
7 28 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 24 (0.79%) SLA
9 18 (0.59%) Basel II
9 18 (0.59%) Data Quality
10 16 (0.52%) FATCA
11 12 (0.39%) COREP
12 10 (0.33%) COBIT
13 8 (0.26%) FINREP
14 7 (0.23%) PCI DSS
14 7 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 1 (0.033%) ISO 9000
15 1 (0.033%) P3O
System Software
1 65 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 17 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
4 13 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
5 9 (0.30%) HDFS
6 8 (0.26%) XenApp
7 5 (0.16%) NFS
7 5 (0.16%) VMware Server
8 4 (0.13%) GPFS
8 4 (0.13%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.098%) vSphere
9 3 (0.098%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.066%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 2 (0.066%) Veritas File System
10 2 (0.066%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.033%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.033%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.033%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.033%) Cronacle
11 1 (0.033%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 33 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (0.59%) Cisco CUCM
3 13 (0.43%) Control-M
4 10 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
4 10 (0.33%) SCCM
4 10 (0.33%) Data Guard
4 10 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (0.30%) Puppet
5 9 (0.30%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.13%) Nagios
6 4 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
7 3 (0.098%) Ansible
7 3 (0.098%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.098%) Netcool
7 3 (0.098%) Oozie
8 2 (0.066%) Legato
8 2 (0.066%) CFEngine
8 2 (0.066%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.066%) SnapMirror
8 2 (0.066%) SnapLock
Vendors
1 411 (13.48%) Oracle
2 284 (9.32%) Microsoft
3 124 (4.07%) Sybase
4 78 (2.56%) Cisco
5 64 (2.10%) Fidessa
6 63 (2.07%) TIBCO
7 61 (2.00%) Murex
8 54 (1.77%) IBM
9 46 (1.51%) Informatica
9 46 (1.51%) Advent
10 44 (1.44%) HP
10 44 (1.44%) Bloomberg
10 44 (1.44%) Linedata
11 43 (1.41%) SunGard
11 43 (1.41%) Reuters
12 36 (1.18%) Citrix
13 34 (1.12%) Charles River
13 34 (1.12%) ION Trading
14 33 (1.08%) Misys
15 30 (0.98%) Calypso
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 100k per year + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + 30% bonuses
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum including excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £84,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + benefit package + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £80000.00 - £115000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: Yesterday