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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 77 52 53
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +1
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 1540 2151 2303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.44% 4.74% 4.75%
As % of the General category 6.43% 8.81% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1348 1798 1944
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
23964 24407 26463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.46% 53.74% 54.53%
Number of salaries quoted 19549 20192 22439
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 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 22 October 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 October 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 -23 536 £70,000 - 100
Docklands, London -31 4 £85,000 - 6
Bromley -5 3 £62,500 -18.03% 1
Canary Wharf -10 1 £60,000 -27.27%
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 3317 (100.00%) Banking
2 1956 (58.97%) Finance
3 1003 (30.24%) SQL
4 956 (28.82%) Java
5 810 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
6 776 (23.39%) Front Office
7 656 (19.78%) C#
8 625 (18.84%) UNIX
9 574 (17.30%) Degree
10 543 (16.37%) SQL Server
11 538 (16.22%) Oracle
12 515 (15.53%) .NET
13 502 (15.13%) Derivative
14 499 (15.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 451 (13.60%) Linux
16 430 (12.96%) C++
17 425 (12.81%) Equities
18 405 (12.21%) Fixed Income
19 386 (11.64%) Windows
20 336 (10.13%) Microsoft
21 334 (10.07%) Multithreading
22 328 (9.89%) Project Management
23 310 (9.35%) OO
24 284 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
25 259 (7.81%) Risk Management
26 258 (7.78%) TDD
27 255 (7.69%) Low Latency
28 246 (7.42%) MS Excel
29 244 (7.36%) Computer Science
30 242 (7.30%) Scrum

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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
1 101 (3.04%) SharePoint
2 68 (2.05%) MS Exchange
3 66 (1.99%) WebLogic
4 55 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2010
5 49 (1.48%) Oracle Coherence
6 44 (1.33%) MQSeries
6 44 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 37 (1.12%) IIS
8 35 (1.06%) JBoss
8 35 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
9 34 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
10 30 (0.90%) WebSphere
11 25 (0.75%) SAS
12 24 (0.72%) Tomcat
13 21 (0.63%) GemFire
14 20 (0.60%) TIBCO EMS
15 18 (0.54%) Apache
16 17 (0.51%) Confluence
17 15 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
18 13 (0.39%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 246 (7.42%) MS Excel
2 106 (3.20%) MS Office
3 87 (2.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 46 (1.39%) MS Visio
5 43 (1.30%) MS Project
6 11 (0.33%) SPSS
7 10 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.12%) Mingle
9 2 (0.060%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.030%) Doxygen
10 1 (0.030%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.030%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 21 (0.63%) Markit EDM
2 20 (0.60%) Kondor+
3 18 (0.54%) Summit
4 12 (0.36%) Rolfe and Nolan
5 8 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
6 7 (0.21%) RMDS
6 7 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (0.21%) Eikon
7 5 (0.15%) Adaptiv
7 5 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 5 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
7 5 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (0.15%) Global One
7 5 (0.15%) Algo Collateral
7 5 (0.15%) IntelliMatch
8 4 (0.12%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
8 4 (0.12%) ION MarketView
8 4 (0.12%) TIBCO iProcess
9 3 (0.090%) Cognos TM1
9 3 (0.090%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.060%) Office 365
2 2 (0.060%) GitHub
2 2 (0.060%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.030%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 76 (2.29%) Firewall
2 41 (1.24%) SAN
2 41 (1.24%) TCP/IP
3 36 (1.09%) BGP
4 32 (0.96%) EIGRP
5 31 (0.93%) DNS
6 29 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
7 25 (0.75%) DHCP
8 22 (0.66%) Multicast
8 22 (0.66%) WAN
9 21 (0.63%) LAN
9 21 (0.63%) VoIP
10 17 (0.51%) OSPF
11 15 (0.45%) Network Security
12 14 (0.42%) MPLS
12 14 (0.42%) FTP
13 13 (0.39%) Wireless
14 12 (0.36%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (0.36%) IP Telephony
15 10 (0.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 543 (16.37%) SQL Server
2 206 (6.21%) Data Warehouse
3 155 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 116 (3.50%) Relational Database
5 112 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 90 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 87 (2.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 70 (2.11%) Oracle Database
9 56 (1.69%) Big Data
10 53 (1.60%) Data Mining
11 52 (1.57%) QlikView
12 49 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
13 48 (1.45%) RDBMS
14 47 (1.42%) OLAP
14 47 (1.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 38 (1.15%) Hadoop
16 35 (1.06%) KDB
17 33 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
18 32 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
19 29 (0.87%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 105 (3.17%) Subversion
2 89 (2.68%) Maven
3 74 (2.23%) JIRA
4 68 (2.05%) JUnit
5 53 (1.60%) QuickTest Pro
6 47 (1.42%) Eclipse
7 43 (1.30%) Selenium
8 39 (1.18%) MSTest
9 34 (1.03%) NUnit
10 31 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
11 28 (0.84%) TeamCity
11 28 (0.84%) Moq
12 27 (0.81%) Rhino Mocks
13 26 (0.78%) Git (software)
14 22 (0.66%) Cucumber
14 22 (0.66%) ClearCase
15 21 (0.63%) Jenkins
16 16 (0.48%) Visual Studio
17 15 (0.45%) FitNesse
17 15 (0.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 3317 (100.00%) Banking
2 1956 (58.97%) Finance
3 776 (23.39%) Front Office
4 227 (6.84%) Back Office
5 190 (5.73%) Retail
6 126 (3.80%) Financial Institution
7 97 (2.92%) Legal
8 90 (2.71%) Telecoms
9 72 (2.17%) Retail Banking
10 43 (1.30%) Corporate Banking
11 21 (0.63%) International Banking
12 20 (0.60%) Marketing
13 16 (0.48%) French Language
14 15 (0.45%) Games
15 13 (0.39%) Private Banking
16 12 (0.36%) Law
17 11 (0.33%) German Language
18 10 (0.30%) General Ledger
19 9 (0.27%) Wholesale Banking
20 8 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1306 (39.37%) Developer
2 734 (22.13%) Analyst
3 471 (14.20%) Java Developer
4 386 (11.64%) Business Analyst
5 256 (7.72%) C# Developer
6 182 (5.49%) Support Analyst
7 181 (5.46%) Project Manager
8 173 (5.22%) Architect
9 165 (4.97%) .NET Developer
10 157 (4.73%) Senior Developer
11 152 (4.58%) C++ Developer
12 142 (4.28%) Applications Support
13 138 (4.16%) Banking Business Analyst
14 118 (3.56%) Consultant
15 116 (3.50%) C# .NET Developer
16 103 (3.11%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
17 91 (2.74%) Junior
18 86 (2.59%) Programmer
19 82 (2.47%) Senior Java Developer
20 81 (2.44%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 515 (15.53%) .NET
2 238 (7.18%) WPF
3 198 (5.97%) ASP.NET
4 182 (5.49%) HTML
5 180 (5.43%) Spring
6 166 (5.00%) J2EE
7 159 (4.79%) XML
8 150 (4.52%) WCF
9 116 (3.50%) .NET Framework
10 105 (3.17%) Middleware
11 95 (2.86%) Java EE
12 91 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC
12 91 (2.74%) CSS
13 79 (2.38%) HTML5
14 73 (2.20%) Web Services
14 73 (2.20%) WinForms
15 63 (1.90%) Hibernate
16 61 (1.84%) JMS
17 56 (1.69%) FIX Protocol
18 51 (1.54%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 502 (15.13%) Derivative
2 499 (15.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 425 (12.81%) Equities
4 405 (12.21%) Fixed Income
5 284 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
6 244 (7.36%) Computer Science
7 176 (5.31%) Credit Risk
8 164 (4.94%) Market Risk
9 144 (4.34%) Hedge funds
10 123 (3.71%) Mathematics
11 113 (3.41%) Reference Data
12 95 (2.86%) Data Structures
13 75 (2.26%) Open Source
14 73 (2.20%) Algorithms
15 69 (2.08%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 67 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
17 60 (1.81%) Blackberry
18 50 (1.51%) Equity Derivative
18 50 (1.51%) Tandem
19 39 (1.18%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 625 (18.84%) UNIX
2 451 (13.60%) Linux
3 386 (11.64%) Windows
4 69 (2.08%) Solaris
5 58 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 55 (1.66%) Windows XP
7 42 (1.27%) Windows 7
8 21 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (0.60%) Android
10 17 (0.51%) NetWare
11 16 (0.48%) Apple iOS
12 11 (0.33%) AIX
13 9 (0.27%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (0.21%) HPUX
14 7 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (0.12%) Windows NT
15 4 (0.12%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.030%) SUSE
16 1 (0.030%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 810 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
2 334 (10.07%) Multithreading
3 328 (9.89%) Project Management
4 310 (9.35%) OO
5 259 (7.81%) Risk Management
6 258 (7.78%) TDD
7 255 (7.69%) Low Latency
8 242 (7.30%) Scrum
9 225 (6.78%) Business Analysis
10 197 (5.94%) Asset Management
11 191 (5.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 173 (5.22%) MVC
13 171 (5.16%) Business Intelligence
14 166 (5.00%) Software Engineering
15 164 (4.94%) ETL
16 150 (4.52%) Analytics
17 147 (4.43%) Mentoring
18 136 (4.10%) Data Management
19 133 (4.01%) Investment Management
19 133 (4.01%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1003 (30.24%) SQL
2 956 (28.82%) Java
3 656 (19.78%) C#
4 430 (12.96%) C++
5 227 (6.84%) Python
6 208 (6.27%) Perl
7 177 (5.34%) JavaScript
8 108 (3.26%) VBA
9 105 (3.17%) Shell Script
10 96 (2.89%) PL/SQL
11 82 (2.47%) C
12 80 (2.41%) T-SQL
13 37 (1.12%) Bash Shell
14 36 (1.09%) Ruby
15 34 (1.03%) PowerShell
15 34 (1.03%) VB
16 29 (0.87%) Scala
17 24 (0.72%) Groovy
18 20 (0.60%) PHP
19 18 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 574 (17.30%) Degree
2 71 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
3 50 (1.51%) ISEB
4 42 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (1.24%) CCNP
6 39 (1.18%) PMI Certification
7 29 (0.87%) CCIE
8 27 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 22 (0.66%) MCP
10 18 (0.54%) CCNA
10 18 (0.54%) PMP
11 16 (0.48%) MCAD
11 16 (0.48%) MCSD
11 16 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
11 16 (0.48%) MCTS
12 15 (0.45%) ISTQB
13 13 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 11 (0.33%) CISA
15 9 (0.27%) CISSP
15 9 (0.27%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 178 (5.37%) QA
2 47 (1.42%) EMIR
2 47 (1.42%) Basel III
3 44 (1.33%) Dodd-Frank
4 43 (1.30%) SLA
5 23 (0.69%) COREP
6 19 (0.57%) Basel II
7 17 (0.51%) Data Quality
8 16 (0.48%) FINREP
9 15 (0.45%) FATCA
10 14 (0.42%) CRD IV
11 13 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 10 (0.30%) MiFID
13 9 (0.27%) COBIT
13 9 (0.27%) ISO 9001
13 9 (0.27%) Solvency II
14 5 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 2 (0.060%) P3O
16 1 (0.030%) UCITS
System Software
1 110 (3.32%) Active Directory
2 54 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
4 20 (0.60%) vSphere
5 12 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
5 12 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
6 10 (0.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 10 (0.30%) NFS
7 9 (0.27%) VMware ESX
8 8 (0.24%) XenApp
9 7 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 5 (0.15%) Veritas File System
11 5 (0.15%) Hyper-V
12 4 (0.12%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.090%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.090%) Platform Symphony
14 2 (0.060%) Samba
14 2 (0.060%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 1 (0.030%) Squid
Systems Management
1 33 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
2 23 (0.69%) Control-M
3 22 (0.66%) SCCM
4 17 (0.51%) ITRS Geneos
5 14 (0.42%) Data Guard
6 12 (0.36%) NetBackup
7 10 (0.30%) Tivoli
8 9 (0.27%) WSUS
8 9 (0.27%) SCOM
9 8 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (0.21%) Puppet
11 6 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
12 5 (0.15%) Legato
12 5 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 3 (0.090%) BladeLogic
13 3 (0.090%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 3 (0.090%) Backup Exec
13 3 (0.090%) HP SIM
14 2 (0.060%) Oracle Identity Manager
14 2 (0.060%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 538 (16.22%) Oracle
2 336 (10.13%) Microsoft
3 172 (5.19%) Sybase
4 98 (2.95%) Bloomberg
5 91 (2.74%) TIBCO
6 90 (2.71%) Business Objects
7 72 (2.17%) Reuters
8 71 (2.14%) Calypso
8 71 (2.14%) Murex
9 70 (2.11%) VMware
10 67 (2.02%) Cisco
11 51 (1.54%) Citrix
12 49 (1.48%) HP
12 49 (1.48%) IBM
13 48 (1.45%) Fidessa
14 38 (1.15%) Informatica
15 37 (1.12%) Juniper
16 31 (0.93%) Cognos
16 31 (0.93%) SAP
17 30 (0.90%) F5
London
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum + Commission (capped at £100K)
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Resource Solutions - Barclays IB
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: From £33,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £67000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus,Pay rise, Med Insurance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Caspian One Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday