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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 84 65 54
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -11
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 1342 1730 2053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.20% 3.98% 4.61%
As % of the General category 5.91% 7.36% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1149 1500 1716
Average salary £66,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,500 £95,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
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
22722 23513 23572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.14% 54.07% 52.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18845 18787 19648
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 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 -7 442 £67,500 - 95
Docklands, London -10 11 £100,000 +60.00% 5
Canary Wharf +10 9 £62,500 -21.87%
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 2971 (100.00%) Banking
2 1815 (61.09%) Finance
3 911 (30.66%) SQL
4 776 (26.12%) Front Office
5 722 (24.30%) Java
6 611 (20.57%) C#
7 566 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
8 533 (17.94%) UNIX
9 479 (16.12%) Oracle
10 450 (15.15%) .NET
11 440 (14.81%) Degree
12 424 (14.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 414 (13.93%) SQL Server
14 395 (13.30%) Windows
15 378 (12.72%) Derivative
16 356 (11.98%) Fixed Income
17 352 (11.85%) Microsoft
18 347 (11.68%) C++
19 343 (11.54%) Linux
20 311 (10.47%) OO
21 295 (9.93%) Project Management
21 295 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
22 285 (9.59%) Equities
23 264 (8.89%) Multithreading
24 230 (7.74%) JavaScript
25 225 (7.57%) WCF
26 223 (7.51%) Scrum
26 223 (7.51%) Back Office
27 209 (7.03%) Retail
28 201 (6.77%) WPF

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 90 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 73 (2.46%) WebLogic
3 58 (1.95%) MS Exchange
4 37 (1.25%) Tomcat
5 35 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 29 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
6 29 (0.98%) JBoss
7 28 (0.94%) Oracle Service Bus
8 27 (0.91%) TIBCO EMS
8 27 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
9 25 (0.84%) Apache
10 24 (0.81%) MQSeries
11 23 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 22 (0.74%) SAS
13 21 (0.71%) Oracle Coherence
14 20 (0.67%) WebSphere
15 17 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
15 17 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 16 (0.54%) GemFire
17 15 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 192 (6.46%) MS Excel
2 72 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 66 (2.22%) MS Office
4 64 (2.15%) MS Visio
5 37 (1.25%) MS Project
6 6 (0.20%) SPSS
7 3 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.10%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.067%) Mingle
9 1 (0.034%) LaTeX
9 1 (0.034%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (0.94%) ION MarketView
2 18 (0.61%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 14 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (0.40%) BusinessWorks
4 12 (0.40%) Eikon
4 12 (0.40%) TIBCO iProcess
5 10 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
5 10 (0.34%) Temenos T24
5 10 (0.34%) Summit
5 10 (0.34%) Finacle
6 9 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
7 8 (0.27%) Endur
7 8 (0.27%) Kondor+
7 8 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
8 7 (0.24%) RMDS
9 6 (0.20%) Hyperion Enterprise
9 6 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
10 5 (0.17%) Eagle PACE
10 5 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 4 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.10%) GitHub
3 3 (0.10%) Google Compute Engine
3 3 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.067%) Office 365
5 1 (0.034%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.034%) IBM SmartCloud
5 1 (0.034%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.034%) SaaS
5 1 (0.034%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 66 (2.22%) Firewall
2 61 (2.05%) TCP/IP
3 55 (1.85%) LAN
4 53 (1.78%) SAN
5 52 (1.75%) WAN
6 41 (1.38%) DNS
7 29 (0.98%) VoIP
7 29 (0.98%) Wireless
8 28 (0.94%) FTP
9 27 (0.91%) VPN
9 27 (0.91%) Multicast
10 24 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
10 24 (0.81%) DHCP
11 22 (0.74%) Network Security
12 21 (0.71%) Cisco Nexus
13 19 (0.64%) SSH
14 18 (0.61%) IP Telephony
15 16 (0.54%) MPLS
16 14 (0.47%) Intranet
16 14 (0.47%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 414 (13.93%) SQL Server
2 141 (4.75%) Data Warehouse
3 89 (3.00%) Relational Database
4 86 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 85 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 75 (2.52%) Big Data
7 74 (2.49%) Oracle Database
8 62 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 54 (1.82%) RDBMS
10 46 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 46 (1.55%) QlikView
11 41 (1.38%) Hadoop
12 40 (1.35%) NoSQL
12 40 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
13 36 (1.21%) DB2
14 34 (1.14%) MySQL
15 25 (0.84%) Data Mining
16 20 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
17 17 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 16 (0.54%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 76 (2.56%) Subversion
2 53 (1.78%) TeamCity
3 51 (1.72%) Eclipse
4 46 (1.55%) JIRA
5 45 (1.51%) Maven
5 45 (1.51%) NUnit
6 36 (1.21%) Visual Studio
7 30 (1.01%) MSTest
8 28 (0.94%) Moq
8 28 (0.94%) Jenkins
9 27 (0.91%) Rhino Mocks
10 26 (0.88%) SpecFlow
11 23 (0.77%) JUnit
11 23 (0.77%) Git (software)
12 21 (0.71%) Selenium
13 17 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
14 16 (0.54%) MSBuild
15 14 (0.47%) CruiseControl
16 13 (0.44%) Hudson
17 10 (0.34%) ClearCase
General
1 2971 (100.00%) Banking
2 1815 (61.09%) Finance
3 776 (26.12%) Front Office
4 223 (7.51%) Back Office
5 209 (7.03%) Retail
6 170 (5.72%) Financial Institution
7 118 (3.97%) Retail Banking
8 105 (3.53%) Legal
9 80 (2.69%) Telecoms
10 46 (1.55%) Corporate Banking
11 26 (0.88%) Private Banking
12 17 (0.57%) Marketing
13 12 (0.40%) Games
14 11 (0.37%) International Banking
14 11 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (0.34%) German Language
16 9 (0.30%) French Language
16 9 (0.30%) Wholesale Banking
17 6 (0.20%) Law
17 6 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1048 (35.27%) Developer
2 699 (23.53%) Analyst
3 338 (11.38%) Business Analyst
4 328 (11.04%) Java Developer
5 242 (8.15%) C# Developer
6 236 (7.94%) Support Analyst
7 193 (6.50%) Architect
8 192 (6.46%) Applications Support
9 153 (5.15%) Project Manager
10 133 (4.48%) .NET Developer
11 122 (4.11%) Consultant
12 121 (4.07%) Senior Developer
13 109 (3.67%) Banking Business Analyst
14 94 (3.16%) C++ Developer
15 87 (2.93%) C# .NET Developer
16 85 (2.86%) Applications Support Analyst
17 75 (2.52%) Team Leader
18 73 (2.46%) Desktop Support
19 64 (2.15%) Solutions Architect
19 64 (2.15%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 450 (15.15%) .NET
2 225 (7.57%) WCF
3 201 (6.77%) WPF
3 201 (6.77%) ASP.NET
4 192 (6.46%) HTML
5 165 (5.55%) Spring
6 150 (5.05%) XML
7 123 (4.14%) .NET Framework
8 107 (3.60%) ASP.NET MVC
9 105 (3.53%) J2EE
10 101 (3.40%) HTML5
11 93 (3.13%) FIX Protocol
12 86 (2.89%) Web Services
13 85 (2.86%) Middleware
14 81 (2.73%) Hibernate
15 71 (2.39%) CSS
16 67 (2.26%) Ajax
17 60 (2.02%) AngularJS
18 56 (1.88%) jQuery
19 47 (1.58%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 424 (14.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 378 (12.72%) Derivative
3 356 (11.98%) Fixed Income
4 295 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
5 285 (9.59%) Equities
6 172 (5.79%) Computer Science
7 160 (5.39%) Hedge funds
8 112 (3.77%) Credit Risk
9 93 (3.13%) Mathematics
10 88 (2.96%) Market Risk
11 81 (2.73%) Blackberry
12 78 (2.63%) Equity Derivative
13 67 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
14 60 (2.02%) Reference Data
15 51 (1.72%) Tandem
16 49 (1.65%) Open Source
17 46 (1.55%) Interest Rate Derivative
18 42 (1.41%) Management Information System
19 41 (1.38%) Client/Server
20 36 (1.21%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 533 (17.94%) UNIX
2 395 (13.30%) Windows
3 343 (11.54%) Linux
4 85 (2.86%) Windows 7
5 83 (2.79%) Solaris
6 45 (1.51%) Windows XP
7 43 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 34 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 26 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 25 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
11 23 (0.77%) Apple iOS
12 18 (0.61%) Windows 8
13 16 (0.54%) Windows NT
14 15 (0.50%) Android
15 8 (0.27%) Windows 2000
16 6 (0.20%) AIX
17 4 (0.13%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.13%) SUSE
18 3 (0.10%) NetWare
19 2 (0.067%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 566 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 311 (10.47%) OO
3 295 (9.93%) Project Management
4 264 (8.89%) Multithreading
5 223 (7.51%) Scrum
6 200 (6.73%) Business Analysis
7 196 (6.60%) Risk Management
8 174 (5.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 173 (5.82%) Analytics
10 172 (5.79%) ITIL
11 167 (5.62%) TDD
12 166 (5.59%) Low Latency
13 151 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
14 150 (5.05%) MVC
15 140 (4.71%) PRINCE2
16 134 (4.51%) Business Intelligence
17 132 (4.44%) Asset Management
18 125 (4.21%) Continuous Integration
19 122 (4.11%) Data Management
20 110 (3.70%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 911 (30.66%) SQL
2 722 (24.30%) Java
3 611 (20.57%) C#
4 347 (11.68%) C++
5 230 (7.74%) JavaScript
6 161 (5.42%) Perl
7 150 (5.05%) Python
8 131 (4.41%) Shell Script
9 114 (3.84%) VBA
10 100 (3.37%) C
11 83 (2.79%) PowerShell
12 72 (2.42%) PL/SQL
13 63 (2.12%) T-SQL
14 43 (1.45%) Bash Shell
15 25 (0.84%) VB
16 24 (0.81%) VB.NET
16 24 (0.81%) PHP
17 22 (0.74%) Scala
18 20 (0.67%) Korn
19 15 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 440 (14.81%) Degree
2 60 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (2.02%) PMI Certification
3 44 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 39 (1.31%) MCP
5 38 (1.28%) ISEB
5 38 (1.28%) PMP
6 37 (1.25%) MCSE
7 31 (1.04%) VCP4
8 28 (0.94%) CCNA
9 24 (0.81%) CCNP
10 20 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
11 17 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 15 (0.50%) CISSP
13 12 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
14 10 (0.34%) CISM
14 10 (0.34%) ISTQB
15 9 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (0.30%) GIAC
15 9 (0.30%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (4.01%) QA
2 83 (2.79%) EMIR
3 78 (2.63%) Dodd-Frank
4 45 (1.51%) MiFID
5 43 (1.45%) Basel III
6 34 (1.14%) SLA
7 24 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 21 (0.71%) Data Quality
8 21 (0.71%) CRD IV
9 19 (0.64%) Basel II
9 19 (0.64%) FINREP
10 18 (0.61%) COREP
11 16 (0.54%) Solvency II
12 14 (0.47%) ISO 9001
13 12 (0.40%) FATCA
14 8 (0.27%) COBIT
15 3 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 1 (0.034%) GAAP
16 1 (0.034%) AIFMD
16 1 (0.034%) UCITS
System Software
1 138 (4.64%) Active Directory
2 48 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (0.88%) vSphere
3 26 (0.88%) NFS
4 19 (0.64%) XenApp
5 13 (0.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 13 (0.44%) Veritas File System
5 13 (0.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 9 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (0.27%) VMware Server
7 8 (0.27%) VMware ESX
8 7 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 6 (0.20%) Hyper-V
10 4 (0.13%) Terminal Server
10 4 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.10%) Firmware
12 2 (0.067%) Samba
12 2 (0.067%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 27 (0.91%) SCCM
2 22 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
3 17 (0.57%) ITRS Geneos
4 16 (0.54%) Tivoli
5 13 (0.44%) Legato
6 10 (0.34%) Control-M
6 10 (0.34%) BladeLogic
7 9 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
8 8 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (0.27%) Data Guard
8 8 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 7 (0.24%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 6 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
10 6 (0.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 6 (0.20%) Puppet
11 5 (0.17%) Netcool
12 4 (0.13%) CA Single Sign-On
12 4 (0.13%) SCOrch
13 3 (0.10%) NetBackup
13 3 (0.10%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 479 (16.12%) Oracle
2 352 (11.85%) Microsoft
3 152 (5.12%) Sybase
4 100 (3.37%) TIBCO
5 88 (2.96%) Cisco
6 87 (2.93%) Bloomberg
7 82 (2.76%) HP
8 78 (2.63%) Reuters
9 74 (2.49%) VMware
9 74 (2.49%) IBM
10 50 (1.68%) ServiceNow
11 47 (1.58%) Red Hat
12 45 (1.51%) Citrix
13 42 (1.41%) Business Objects
13 42 (1.41%) Calypso
14 41 (1.38%) Fidessa
14 41 (1.38%) ION Trading
15 40 (1.35%) Murex
16 39 (1.31%) Informatica
17 32 (1.08%) Cognos
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits+bonuses
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £110,000 per annum + uncapped bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Unspecified Flexible depending on experience +package (15% pension, ho
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £75000 - £115000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday