The first 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 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 67 49 49
Rank change year-on-year
-18 0
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 1760 2274 2519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.70% 5.14% 4.86%
As % of the General category 6.89% 9.65% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1521 1843 2197
Average salary £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +9.89%
General Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
25537 23568 28551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.66% 53.31% 55.04%
Number of salaries quoted 20790 19267 24772
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
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 £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Investment Banking
England

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 July 2014.

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 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
City of London -16 677 £65,000 +4.00% 129
Docklands, London -17 10 £57,500 -28.12%
Canary Wharf -18 3 £100,000 +25.00%
Bromley -14 2 £31,125 -58.50% 2
Surbiton - 1 £57,500 -
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 3641 (100.00%) Banking
2 2222 (61.03%) Finance
3 1126 (30.93%) SQL
4 994 (27.30%) Java
5 819 (22.49%) Front Office
6 702 (19.28%) C#
7 669 (18.37%) UNIX
8 617 (16.95%) Degree
9 575 (15.79%) SQL Server
10 569 (15.63%) Oracle
11 556 (15.27%) .NET
12 546 (15.00%) Derivative
13 504 (13.84%) Equities
14 474 (13.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 447 (12.28%) Linux
16 419 (11.51%) Fixed Income
17 414 (11.37%) Agile Software Development
18 396 (10.88%) C++
19 379 (10.41%) Windows
20 371 (10.19%) Project Management
21 355 (9.75%) Microsoft
22 338 (9.28%) Risk Management
23 337 (9.26%) Multithreading
24 308 (8.46%) TDD
25 306 (8.40%) Back Office
26 287 (7.88%) Asset Management
27 281 (7.72%) Business Analysis
28 271 (7.44%) OO
29 263 (7.22%) WPF
30 256 (7.03%) Scrum

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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
1 107 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 79 (2.17%) WebLogic
3 66 (1.81%) MS Exchange
4 55 (1.51%) MQSeries
5 54 (1.48%) IIS
6 52 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 41 (1.13%) TIBCO EMS
8 39 (1.07%) SAS
9 37 (1.02%) WebSphere
10 36 (0.99%) Oracle Coherence
11 34 (0.93%) Tomcat
11 34 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
11 34 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
12 33 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
13 28 (0.77%) Apache
14 23 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
15 18 (0.49%) Lync
16 15 (0.41%) Confluence
17 13 (0.36%) GemFire
18 12 (0.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 217 (5.96%) MS Excel
2 123 (3.38%) MS Office
3 75 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 49 (1.35%) MS Project
5 41 (1.13%) MS Visio
6 19 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
7 12 (0.33%) Acrobat
8 7 (0.19%) SPSS
9 3 (0.082%) Mathematica
9 3 (0.082%) Stata
10 1 (0.027%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.027%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 29 (0.80%) Summit
2 21 (0.58%) Markit EDM
3 18 (0.49%) Kondor+
4 16 (0.44%) TIBCO iProcess
4 16 (0.44%) BusinessWorks
5 9 (0.25%) Adaptiv
6 8 (0.22%) Eagle PACE
6 8 (0.22%) Eikon
6 8 (0.22%) IntelliMatch
7 7 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
7 7 (0.19%) RMDS
8 6 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
8 6 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
9 5 (0.14%) Rolfe and Nolan
9 5 (0.14%) SimCorp Dimension
9 5 (0.14%) Front Arena
10 4 (0.11%) LatentZero
10 4 (0.11%) Global One
10 4 (0.11%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
11 3 (0.082%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.082%) GitHub
3 2 (0.055%) SaaS
3 2 (0.055%) PaaS
3 2 (0.055%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.027%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (1.90%) Firewall
2 55 (1.51%) SAN
3 41 (1.13%) TCP/IP
4 38 (1.04%) BGP
5 30 (0.82%) FTP
6 29 (0.80%) EIGRP
7 26 (0.71%) DNS
8 25 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
9 21 (0.58%) Internet
10 20 (0.55%) Intranet
11 16 (0.44%) DHCP
12 14 (0.38%) HTTP
12 14 (0.38%) NAS
12 14 (0.38%) Multicast
13 12 (0.33%) LDAP
14 11 (0.30%) OSPF
14 11 (0.30%) VoIP
14 11 (0.30%) WAN
15 9 (0.25%) LAN
15 9 (0.25%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 575 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 230 (6.32%) Data Warehouse
3 143 (3.93%) Relational Database
4 141 (3.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 122 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 92 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 91 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 82 (2.25%) QlikView
9 81 (2.22%) Oracle Database
10 67 (1.84%) Data Mining
11 65 (1.79%) RDBMS
12 62 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
13 60 (1.65%) Big Data
14 57 (1.57%) Hadoop
15 52 (1.43%) KDB
16 51 (1.40%) OLAP
17 42 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
17 42 (1.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 40 (1.10%) BusinessObjects XI
19 38 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 122 (3.35%) Subversion
2 79 (2.17%) Maven
3 74 (2.03%) JIRA
3 74 (2.03%) QuickTest Pro
4 72 (1.98%) JUnit
5 56 (1.54%) TeamCity
5 56 (1.54%) Eclipse
5 56 (1.54%) Selenium
6 48 (1.32%) NUnit
7 46 (1.26%) Moq
8 43 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
9 42 (1.15%) MSTest
10 34 (0.93%) Git (software)
11 33 (0.91%) Visual Studio
12 28 (0.77%) Rhino Mocks
13 27 (0.74%) FitNesse
14 26 (0.71%) Cucumber
14 26 (0.71%) SpecFlow
15 21 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
15 21 (0.58%) Toad
General
1 3641 (100.00%) Banking
2 2222 (61.03%) Finance
3 819 (22.49%) Front Office
4 306 (8.40%) Back Office
5 209 (5.74%) Retail
6 140 (3.85%) Financial Institution
7 121 (3.32%) Legal
8 112 (3.08%) Retail Banking
9 79 (2.17%) Telecoms
10 60 (1.65%) Corporate Banking
11 34 (0.93%) International Banking
12 31 (0.85%) Marketing
13 18 (0.49%) General Ledger
14 16 (0.44%) Private Banking
15 15 (0.41%) Games
16 13 (0.36%) French Language
17 11 (0.30%) Advertising
17 11 (0.30%) Spanish Language
18 10 (0.27%) Law
19 9 (0.25%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 1302 (35.76%) Developer
2 957 (26.28%) Analyst
3 557 (15.30%) Business Analyst
4 489 (13.43%) Java Developer
5 248 (6.81%) C# Developer
6 238 (6.54%) Project Manager
7 204 (5.60%) Architect
8 189 (5.19%) Banking Business Analyst
9 185 (5.08%) .NET Developer
10 182 (5.00%) Support Analyst
11 179 (4.92%) Senior Developer
12 151 (4.15%) Applications Support
13 145 (3.98%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
14 115 (3.16%) Programmer
15 114 (3.13%) C++ Developer
16 110 (3.02%) Consultant
17 109 (2.99%) C# .NET Developer
18 90 (2.47%) Senior Analyst
19 84 (2.31%) SQL Developer
20 79 (2.17%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 556 (15.27%) .NET
2 263 (7.22%) WPF
3 191 (5.25%) ASP.NET
4 183 (5.03%) J2EE
5 180 (4.94%) XML
6 175 (4.81%) HTML
7 159 (4.37%) Spring
8 149 (4.09%) WCF
9 129 (3.54%) Middleware
10 128 (3.52%) Java EE
11 114 (3.13%) .NET Framework
12 101 (2.77%) ASP.NET MVC
13 95 (2.61%) HTML5
14 81 (2.22%) Web Services
15 79 (2.17%) CSS
16 71 (1.95%) JMS
17 70 (1.92%) WinForms
18 67 (1.84%) Hibernate
19 52 (1.43%) J2SE
20 50 (1.37%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 546 (15.00%) Derivative
2 504 (13.84%) Equities
3 474 (13.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 419 (11.51%) Fixed Income
5 227 (6.23%) Credit Risk
6 209 (5.74%) Computer Science
7 193 (5.30%) Market Risk
8 152 (4.17%) Hedge funds
9 147 (4.04%) Reference Data
10 112 (3.08%) Mathematics
11 85 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
12 81 (2.22%) Open Source
13 70 (1.92%) Equity Derivative
14 56 (1.54%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 54 (1.48%) Tandem
16 53 (1.46%) Credit Derivative
17 51 (1.40%) Blackberry
18 50 (1.37%) Client/Server
19 47 (1.29%) Management Information System
20 36 (0.99%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 669 (18.37%) UNIX
2 447 (12.28%) Linux
3 379 (10.41%) Windows
4 57 (1.57%) Solaris
4 57 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (1.13%) Windows 7
6 40 (1.10%) Windows XP
7 22 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (0.49%) NetWare
9 10 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (0.22%) AIX
10 8 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.16%) HPUX
12 4 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (0.11%) Android
13 3 (0.082%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.055%) CentOS
15 1 (0.027%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.027%) zOS
15 1 (0.027%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 414 (11.37%) Agile Software Development
2 371 (10.19%) Project Management
3 338 (9.28%) Risk Management
4 337 (9.26%) Multithreading
5 308 (8.46%) TDD
6 287 (7.88%) Asset Management
7 281 (7.72%) Business Analysis
8 271 (7.44%) OO
9 256 (7.03%) Scrum
10 243 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 236 (6.48%) Low Latency
12 210 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
13 207 (5.69%) Data Modelling
14 192 (5.27%) Analytics
15 169 (4.64%) UML
15 169 (4.64%) MVC
16 168 (4.61%) Migration
17 165 (4.53%) ETL
18 157 (4.31%) Investment Management
19 154 (4.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1126 (30.93%) SQL
2 994 (27.30%) Java
3 702 (19.28%) C#
4 396 (10.88%) C++
5 243 (6.67%) Perl
6 200 (5.49%) Python
7 159 (4.37%) JavaScript
8 113 (3.10%) C
9 99 (2.72%) Shell Script
10 92 (2.53%) PL/SQL
11 83 (2.28%) VBA
12 68 (1.87%) T-SQL
13 60 (1.65%) PowerShell
14 52 (1.43%) Ruby
15 50 (1.37%) VB
16 30 (0.82%) Scala
17 28 (0.77%) VBScript
18 27 (0.74%) Bash Shell
19 19 (0.52%) Groovy
19 19 (0.52%) XAML
Qualifications
1 617 (16.95%) Degree
2 92 (2.53%) PMI Certification
3 73 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 67 (1.84%) PMP
5 52 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
6 46 (1.26%) MCP
7 42 (1.15%) MCTS
7 42 (1.15%) MCAD
7 42 (1.15%) MCSD
8 39 (1.07%) ISEB
9 38 (1.04%) CCNP
10 28 (0.77%) CCIE
11 22 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 22 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
12 17 (0.47%) CISA
13 16 (0.44%) CISSP
14 13 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 13 (0.36%) ISTQB
15 12 (0.33%) MCITP
16 11 (0.30%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 230 (6.32%) QA
2 83 (2.28%) EMIR
3 80 (2.20%) Dodd-Frank
4 77 (2.11%) Basel III
5 46 (1.26%) MiFID
6 45 (1.24%) SLA
7 42 (1.15%) FATCA
8 40 (1.10%) Solvency II
9 37 (1.02%) COREP
10 34 (0.93%) CRD IV
11 26 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 25 (0.69%) Data Quality
13 18 (0.49%) Basel II
13 18 (0.49%) FINREP
14 7 (0.19%) ISO 9001
14 7 (0.19%) COBIT
15 5 (0.14%) AIFMD
16 3 (0.082%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 2 (0.055%) P3O
18 1 (0.027%) UCITS
System Software
1 120 (3.30%) Active Directory
2 60 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
4 15 (0.41%) vSphere
5 10 (0.27%) XenApp
6 9 (0.25%) NFS
6 9 (0.25%) VMware ESX
6 9 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
6 9 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
7 7 (0.19%) HDFS
8 6 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 5 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 4 (0.11%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.082%) Hyper-V
11 3 (0.082%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 3 (0.082%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.082%) Samba
12 2 (0.055%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 1 (0.027%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 38 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
2 26 (0.71%) SCCM
2 26 (0.71%) Control-M
3 20 (0.55%) ITRS Geneos
4 11 (0.30%) SCOM
5 10 (0.27%) Data Guard
6 9 (0.25%) Nagios
6 9 (0.25%) NetBackup
6 9 (0.25%) WSUS
7 6 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 6 (0.16%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.11%) BladeLogic
8 4 (0.11%) Puppet
8 4 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.11%) CFEngine
9 3 (0.082%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.082%) Cobbler
9 3 (0.082%) HP SIM
10 2 (0.055%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.055%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 569 (15.63%) Oracle
2 355 (9.75%) Microsoft
3 237 (6.51%) Sybase
4 133 (3.65%) TIBCO
5 103 (2.83%) Business Objects
6 87 (2.39%) Bloomberg
7 75 (2.06%) VMware
7 75 (2.06%) Cisco
8 74 (2.03%) Citrix
9 68 (1.87%) Reuters
10 67 (1.84%) JBoss
11 64 (1.76%) Murex
12 55 (1.51%) Informatica
13 52 (1.43%) Calypso
14 49 (1.35%) IBM
15 44 (1.21%) HP
16 43 (1.18%) Fidessa
17 39 (1.07%) SAP
18 35 (0.96%) Juniper
19 33 (0.91%) F5
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
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