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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 84 69 53
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -16
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 1438 1874 2192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.27% 3.77% 4.93%
As % of the General category 5.99% 6.97% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1154 1618 1809
Average salary £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £37,000
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
24025 26895 23456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.66% 54.09% 52.77%
Number of salaries quoted 19805 22053 19343
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £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 £43,875 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.23%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -18 419 £67,500 +8.00% 81
Canary Wharf +19 15 £70,000 +27.27%
Docklands, London +6 14 £35,000 -36.36% 3
Harrow - 1 £34,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 2852 (100.00%) Banking
2 1616 (56.66%) Finance
3 840 (29.45%) SQL
4 727 (25.49%) Front Office
5 587 (20.58%) Agile Software Development
6 578 (20.27%) Java
7 521 (18.27%) C#
8 452 (15.85%) Degree
9 449 (15.74%) UNIX
10 429 (15.04%) Derivative
11 378 (13.25%) SQL Server
12 374 (13.11%) Equities
13 362 (12.69%) .NET
14 358 (12.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 354 (12.41%) Oracle
16 330 (11.57%) Windows
17 325 (11.40%) Project Management
18 321 (11.26%) Fixed Income
18 321 (11.26%) Business Analysis
19 319 (11.19%) Microsoft
20 309 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
21 303 (10.62%) Linux
22 261 (9.15%) Retail
23 247 (8.66%) SDLC
24 242 (8.49%) Back Office
24 242 (8.49%) Risk Management
25 232 (8.13%) C++
26 229 (8.03%) Multithreading
27 205 (7.19%) Computer Science
28 196 (6.87%) TDD

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 89 (3.12%) SharePoint
2 35 (1.23%) Confluence
3 31 (1.09%) MS Exchange
4 26 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
4 26 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
5 21 (0.74%) WebSphere
6 20 (0.70%) Tomcat
7 19 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 18 (0.63%) SAS
9 16 (0.56%) WebLogic
10 14 (0.49%) Apache Pig
11 13 (0.46%) Apache Spark
11 13 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 12 (0.42%) Apache
12 12 (0.42%) MQSeries
12 12 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
13 10 (0.35%) IIS
14 8 (0.28%) GemFire
15 7 (0.25%) Lync
15 7 (0.25%) JBoss
Applications
1 146 (5.12%) MS Excel
2 69 (2.42%) MS Visio
3 53 (1.86%) MS Office
4 48 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 29 (1.02%) MS Project
6 10 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.28%) SPSS
8 5 (0.18%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.070%) Mathematica
10 1 (0.035%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.035%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.035%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 37 (1.30%) ION MarketView
2 25 (0.88%) Markit EDM
3 22 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
3 22 (0.77%) Summit
4 21 (0.74%) Eagle PACE
5 17 (0.60%) Oracle General Ledger
5 17 (0.60%) LatentZero
6 16 (0.56%) Hyperion Enterprise
7 15 (0.53%) MultiFonds
7 15 (0.53%) Front Arena
7 15 (0.53%) HiInvest
7 15 (0.53%) HiPerformance
7 15 (0.53%) HiPortfolio
7 15 (0.53%) Decalog
7 15 (0.53%) LongView
7 15 (0.53%) thinkFolio
7 15 (0.53%) Beauchamp
7 15 (0.53%) PORTIA
7 15 (0.53%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
7 15 (0.53%) Advent Moxy
Cloud Services
1 13 (0.46%) SaaS
2 8 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.21%) PaaS
4 5 (0.18%) Office 365
5 4 (0.14%) IaaS
6 3 (0.11%) Force.com
7 2 (0.070%) Heroku
8 1 (0.035%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.035%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.035%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.035%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 55 (1.93%) TCP/IP
2 52 (1.82%) SAN
3 41 (1.44%) Firewall
4 36 (1.26%) FTP
5 30 (1.05%) WAN
6 26 (0.91%) Multicast
7 25 (0.88%) LAN
8 20 (0.70%) DNS
9 19 (0.67%) VoIP
10 17 (0.60%) DSL
11 15 (0.53%) Internet
11 15 (0.53%) VPN
12 14 (0.49%) SSH
12 14 (0.49%) VLAN
12 14 (0.49%) NAS
12 14 (0.49%) Unified Communications
13 13 (0.46%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (0.46%) IP Telephony
14 11 (0.39%) DHCP
14 11 (0.39%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 378 (13.25%) SQL Server
2 89 (3.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 86 (3.02%) Big Data
4 79 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
5 73 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 70 (2.45%) Oracle Database
7 62 (2.17%) Hadoop
8 61 (2.14%) Relational Database
9 53 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 49 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
11 48 (1.68%) QlikView
12 46 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 30 (1.05%) RDBMS
14 28 (0.98%) NoSQL
15 27 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
15 27 (0.95%) MySQL
16 23 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
17 22 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
18 21 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
18 21 (0.74%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 71 (2.49%) Subversion
2 59 (2.07%) JIRA
3 58 (2.03%) NUnit
4 53 (1.86%) TeamCity
5 50 (1.75%) Moq
6 44 (1.54%) MSTest
7 37 (1.30%) Rhino Mocks
8 35 (1.23%) Visual Studio
9 32 (1.12%) Git (software)
10 31 (1.09%) Selenium
11 25 (0.88%) JUnit
11 25 (0.88%) Jenkins
12 21 (0.74%) Eclipse
13 20 (0.70%) Cucumber
14 16 (0.56%) MSBuild
15 15 (0.53%) WebDriver
15 15 (0.53%) SpecFlow
16 14 (0.49%) Maven
17 9 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
18 8 (0.28%) JMeter
General
1 2852 (100.00%) Banking
2 1616 (56.66%) Finance
3 727 (25.49%) Front Office
4 261 (9.15%) Retail
5 242 (8.49%) Back Office
6 194 (6.80%) Financial Institution
7 147 (5.15%) Retail Banking
8 121 (4.24%) Legal
9 60 (2.10%) Corporate Banking
10 47 (1.65%) Telecoms
11 31 (1.09%) Private Banking
12 26 (0.91%) Games
13 18 (0.63%) General Ledger
14 17 (0.60%) Wholesale Banking
15 10 (0.35%) Marketing
16 6 (0.21%) Advertising
17 5 (0.18%) Manufacturing
17 5 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.18%) International Banking
18 3 (0.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 920 (32.26%) Developer
2 838 (29.38%) Analyst
3 516 (18.09%) Business Analyst
4 265 (9.29%) Java Developer
5 226 (7.92%) C# Developer
6 213 (7.47%) Banking Business Analyst
7 185 (6.49%) Support Analyst
8 165 (5.79%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 160 (5.61%) Project Manager
10 144 (5.05%) Applications Support
11 138 (4.84%) Architect
12 129 (4.52%) Consultant
12 129 (4.52%) .NET Developer
13 108 (3.79%) Senior Developer
14 90 (3.16%) C++ Developer
15 74 (2.59%) Applications Support Analyst
16 73 (2.56%) Desktop Support
17 63 (2.21%) C# .NET Developer
18 62 (2.17%) SQL Developer
19 57 (2.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 362 (12.69%) .NET
2 191 (6.70%) WCF
3 190 (6.66%) WPF
4 139 (4.87%) XML
5 137 (4.80%) ASP.NET
6 133 (4.66%) HTML
7 115 (4.03%) .NET Framework
8 99 (3.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 91 (3.19%) HTML5
10 75 (2.63%) Spring
11 73 (2.56%) FIX Protocol
12 65 (2.28%) AngularJS
13 60 (2.10%) Web Services
14 55 (1.93%) Ajax
15 54 (1.89%) CSS
15 54 (1.89%) J2EE
16 50 (1.75%) Hibernate
17 48 (1.68%) WinForms
18 45 (1.58%) Middleware
19 44 (1.54%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 429 (15.04%) Derivative
2 374 (13.11%) Equities
3 358 (12.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 321 (11.26%) Fixed Income
5 309 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
6 205 (7.19%) Computer Science
7 143 (5.01%) Hedge funds
8 114 (4.00%) Credit Risk
9 111 (3.89%) Equity Derivative
10 98 (3.44%) Mathematics
11 91 (3.19%) Market Risk
12 89 (3.12%) Blackberry
13 87 (3.05%) Management Information System
14 79 (2.77%) Reference Data
15 56 (1.96%) Data Structures
15 56 (1.96%) Data Centre
16 51 (1.79%) Tandem
17 47 (1.65%) Spread Betting
18 41 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
19 37 (1.30%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 449 (15.74%) UNIX
2 330 (11.57%) Windows
3 303 (10.62%) Linux
4 92 (3.23%) Windows 7
5 45 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 43 (1.51%) Solaris
7 21 (0.74%) Windows XP
8 11 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.32%) Apple iOS
9 9 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.21%) Data ONTAP
11 5 (0.18%) SUSE
12 4 (0.14%) AIX
12 4 (0.14%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.11%) CentOS
14 1 (0.035%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 587 (20.58%) Agile Software Development
2 325 (11.40%) Project Management
3 321 (11.26%) Business Analysis
4 247 (8.66%) SDLC
5 242 (8.49%) Risk Management
6 229 (8.03%) Multithreading
7 196 (6.87%) TDD
8 195 (6.84%) ITIL
9 190 (6.66%) Analytics
10 184 (6.45%) Asset Management
11 179 (6.28%) OO
12 169 (5.93%) Low Latency
13 167 (5.86%) Stakeholder Management
14 163 (5.72%) PRINCE2
14 163 (5.72%) User Acceptance Testing
15 152 (5.33%) Scrum
16 140 (4.91%) Data Modelling
17 134 (4.70%) Investment Management
18 133 (4.66%) Business Intelligence
19 131 (4.59%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 840 (29.45%) SQL
2 578 (20.27%) Java
3 521 (18.27%) C#
4 232 (8.13%) C++
5 160 (5.61%) Python
6 149 (5.22%) JavaScript
7 134 (4.70%) Perl
8 110 (3.86%) Shell Script
9 89 (3.12%) VBA
10 71 (2.49%) C
11 61 (2.14%) PL/SQL
12 51 (1.79%) PowerShell
12 51 (1.79%) Bash Shell
13 45 (1.58%) Scala
14 44 (1.54%) T-SQL
15 23 (0.81%) VB
16 21 (0.74%) Korn
17 17 (0.60%) VB.NET
17 17 (0.60%) PHP
18 15 (0.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 452 (15.85%) Degree
2 84 (2.95%) PMI Certification
3 61 (2.14%) PMP
4 60 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 50 (1.75%) MCP
5 50 (1.75%) MCSE
6 29 (1.02%) ISEB
7 27 (0.95%) CISSP
8 21 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 17 (0.60%) CISA
10 17 (0.60%) CISM
11 14 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (0.49%) CCNA
12 12 (0.42%) ISTQB
13 10 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (0.35%) CCA
13 10 (0.35%) Citrix Certification
14 9 (0.32%) CCNP
14 9 (0.32%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (4.73%) QA
2 82 (2.88%) EMIR
3 78 (2.73%) Dodd-Frank
4 66 (2.31%) MiFID
5 56 (1.96%) CRD IV
6 40 (1.40%) Basel III
7 36 (1.26%) Solvency II
8 31 (1.09%) SLA
8 31 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 28 (0.98%) Basel II
10 24 (0.84%) Data Quality
11 17 (0.60%) FATCA
12 16 (0.56%) COREP
13 14 (0.49%) COBIT
14 12 (0.42%) FINREP
15 6 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 4 (0.14%) PCI DSS
17 1 (0.035%) ISO 9000
17 1 (0.035%) GAAP
17 1 (0.035%) AIFMD
System Software
1 114 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 35 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (0.67%) XenApp
4 17 (0.60%) NFS
5 14 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (0.49%) vSphere
6 13 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (0.28%) HDFS
8 7 (0.25%) VMware Server
9 5 (0.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 5 (0.18%) Veritas File System
9 5 (0.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (0.14%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 3 (0.11%) Firmware
11 3 (0.11%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.070%) GPFS
12 2 (0.070%) Samba
13 1 (0.035%) Cronacle
13 1 (0.035%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 35 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (0.63%) SCCM
3 10 (0.35%) Data Guard
3 10 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
4 9 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
5 7 (0.25%) Puppet
5 7 (0.25%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 7 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (0.21%) SnapMirror
6 6 (0.21%) SnapLock
6 6 (0.21%) SnapVault
7 5 (0.18%) Nagios
7 5 (0.18%) Legato
8 4 (0.14%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.14%) Control-M
9 3 (0.11%) Oozie
9 3 (0.11%) ITRS Geneos
9 3 (0.11%) Ansible
9 3 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 354 (12.41%) Oracle
2 319 (11.19%) Microsoft
3 120 (4.21%) Sybase
4 73 (2.56%) Cisco
5 65 (2.28%) TIBCO
6 56 (1.96%) ServiceNow
7 54 (1.89%) IBM
8 51 (1.79%) VMware
9 50 (1.75%) Fidessa
10 47 (1.65%) Red Hat
10 47 (1.65%) Bloomberg
11 46 (1.61%) Reuters
12 45 (1.58%) HP
13 43 (1.51%) Murex
14 42 (1.47%) Business Objects
14 42 (1.47%) Citrix
15 41 (1.44%) ION Trading
16 33 (1.16%) Informatica
17 28 (0.98%) SAP
18 26 (0.91%) Advent
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £66,000 per annum Fixed Term Contract and Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
J & C Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40k - £65k + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40k - £65k + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: up to £55k
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
RBS
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Skye Group
Salary: £50,000 per annum Package with Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £95000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: Competitive salary + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + 30% bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday