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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 72 53 55
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +2
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 1593 2045 2117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.60% 4.50% 4.42%
As % of the General category 6.77% 8.51% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1409 1692 1857
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £54,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +13.68%
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
23520 24026 25223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.11% 52.92% 52.69%
Number of salaries quoted 19682 19355 21429
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 £82,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -11 578 £70,000 - 80
Docklands, London -12 12 £85,000 - 8
Bromley +9 2 £62,500 -16.66%
Canary Wharf +1 2 £82,500 -8.33%
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3177 (100.00%) Banking
2 1927 (60.65%) Finance
3 987 (31.07%) SQL
4 849 (26.72%) Java
5 787 (24.77%) Front Office
6 700 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
7 674 (21.21%) C#
8 581 (18.29%) UNIX
9 505 (15.90%) Oracle
10 503 (15.83%) Degree
11 498 (15.68%) .NET
12 490 (15.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 483 (15.20%) SQL Server
14 439 (13.82%) C++
15 430 (13.53%) Derivative
16 411 (12.94%) Windows
17 390 (12.28%) Linux
18 368 (11.58%) Fixed Income
19 347 (10.92%) OO
20 340 (10.70%) Microsoft
21 325 (10.23%) Equities
22 324 (10.20%) Multithreading
23 307 (9.66%) Project Management
24 296 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
25 250 (7.87%) Scrum
26 231 (7.27%) MS Excel
27 225 (7.08%) WPF
28 224 (7.05%) Back Office
29 220 (6.92%) JavaScript
30 219 (6.89%) Risk Management

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 103 (3.24%) SharePoint
2 73 (2.30%) WebLogic
3 58 (1.83%) MS Exchange
4 42 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 36 (1.13%) Oracle Coherence
5 36 (1.13%) MQSeries
6 35 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
7 33 (1.04%) Tomcat
7 33 (1.04%) JBoss
8 30 (0.94%) SAS
8 30 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
9 29 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
10 26 (0.82%) Oracle Service Bus
11 24 (0.76%) TIBCO EMS
12 23 (0.72%) Apache
13 22 (0.69%) IIS
14 20 (0.63%) GemFire
15 19 (0.60%) WebSphere
16 17 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 14 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 231 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 85 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 84 (2.64%) MS Office
4 47 (1.48%) MS Visio
5 37 (1.16%) MS Project
6 10 (0.31%) SPSS
7 4 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.13%) Mingle
8 3 (0.094%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.063%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.063%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.031%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 18 (0.57%) Rolfe and Nolan
2 17 (0.54%) ION MarketView
2 17 (0.54%) Kondor+
3 15 (0.47%) Summit
4 12 (0.38%) BusinessWorks
5 11 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (0.35%) TIBCO iProcess
5 11 (0.35%) Eikon
6 10 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
7 6 (0.19%) Markit EDM
7 6 (0.19%) RMDS
8 5 (0.16%) Global One
8 5 (0.16%) Adaptiv
8 5 (0.16%) Front Arena
8 5 (0.16%) Algo Collateral
8 5 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
8 5 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 5 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (0.13%) Temenos T24
9 4 (0.13%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.13%) GitHub
1 4 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.063%) Office 365
3 1 (0.031%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (0.031%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (0.031%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 77 (2.42%) Firewall
2 54 (1.70%) TCP/IP
3 46 (1.45%) LAN
4 42 (1.32%) WAN
5 40 (1.26%) SAN
6 39 (1.23%) DNS
7 31 (0.98%) Multicast
8 29 (0.91%) BGP
9 28 (0.88%) VoIP
9 28 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
10 27 (0.85%) DHCP
11 24 (0.76%) EIGRP
12 22 (0.69%) Wireless
12 22 (0.69%) VPN
12 22 (0.69%) Cisco Nexus
12 22 (0.69%) Network Security
13 20 (0.63%) MPLS
14 16 (0.50%) IP Telephony
15 15 (0.47%) OSPF
16 14 (0.44%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 483 (15.20%) SQL Server
2 176 (5.54%) Data Warehouse
3 112 (3.53%) Relational Database
4 107 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 85 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 74 (2.33%) Oracle Database
7 65 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 58 (1.83%) Big Data
8 58 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 54 (1.70%) RDBMS
10 53 (1.67%) QlikView
11 39 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
12 38 (1.20%) Hadoop
12 38 (1.20%) NoSQL
13 35 (1.10%) Data Mining
14 30 (0.94%) DB2
14 30 (0.94%) MongoDB
15 29 (0.91%) OLAP
16 27 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
17 25 (0.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 86 (2.71%) Subversion
2 74 (2.33%) Maven
3 65 (2.05%) JIRA
4 42 (1.32%) JUnit
4 42 (1.32%) Eclipse
5 40 (1.26%) NUnit
6 37 (1.16%) TeamCity
7 32 (1.01%) Jenkins
8 31 (0.98%) MSTest
9 27 (0.85%) Rhino Mocks
9 27 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
10 26 (0.82%) Moq
11 25 (0.79%) Git (software)
11 25 (0.79%) Visual Studio
12 24 (0.76%) Selenium
13 23 (0.72%) SpecFlow
14 18 (0.57%) QuickTest Pro
15 17 (0.54%) Cucumber
15 17 (0.54%) Hudson
16 14 (0.44%) ClearCase
General
1 3177 (100.00%) Banking
2 1927 (60.65%) Finance
3 787 (24.77%) Front Office
4 224 (7.05%) Back Office
5 188 (5.92%) Retail
6 140 (4.41%) Financial Institution
7 97 (3.05%) Legal
8 90 (2.83%) Retail Banking
9 81 (2.55%) Telecoms
10 35 (1.10%) Corporate Banking
11 21 (0.66%) Private Banking
12 19 (0.60%) Marketing
13 12 (0.38%) French Language
13 12 (0.38%) International Banking
13 12 (0.38%) Games
14 11 (0.35%) Wholesale Banking
14 11 (0.35%) Law
15 8 (0.25%) German Language
16 6 (0.19%) Publishing
16 6 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1228 (38.65%) Developer
2 686 (21.59%) Analyst
3 388 (12.21%) Java Developer
4 346 (10.89%) Business Analyst
5 265 (8.34%) C# Developer
6 203 (6.39%) Support Analyst
7 188 (5.92%) Applications Support
7 188 (5.92%) Architect
8 155 (4.88%) .NET Developer
9 150 (4.72%) C++ Developer
9 150 (4.72%) Project Manager
10 149 (4.69%) Senior Developer
11 116 (3.65%) C# .NET Developer
12 114 (3.59%) Consultant
13 113 (3.56%) Banking Business Analyst
14 83 (2.61%) Junior
15 80 (2.52%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
16 78 (2.46%) Applications Support Analyst
17 74 (2.33%) Graduate
18 72 (2.27%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 498 (15.68%) .NET
2 225 (7.08%) WPF
3 217 (6.83%) ASP.NET
4 202 (6.36%) HTML
5 197 (6.20%) WCF
6 184 (5.79%) Spring
7 154 (4.85%) XML
8 144 (4.53%) J2EE
9 113 (3.56%) .NET Framework
10 111 (3.49%) FIX Protocol
11 98 (3.08%) Middleware
12 96 (3.02%) ASP.NET MVC
13 94 (2.96%) HTML5
14 88 (2.77%) CSS
15 87 (2.74%) Web Services
16 84 (2.64%) Hibernate
17 73 (2.30%) WinForms
18 67 (2.11%) Java EE
19 52 (1.64%) JMS
20 46 (1.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 490 (15.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 430 (13.53%) Derivative
3 368 (11.58%) Fixed Income
4 325 (10.23%) Equities
5 296 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
6 212 (6.67%) Computer Science
7 137 (4.31%) Hedge funds
8 129 (4.06%) Market Risk
9 127 (4.00%) Credit Risk
10 93 (2.93%) Reference Data
11 89 (2.80%) Mathematics
12 75 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
13 60 (1.89%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 60 (1.89%) Equity Derivative
14 59 (1.86%) Open Source
15 51 (1.61%) Tandem
15 51 (1.61%) Blackberry
16 47 (1.48%) Data Structures
17 38 (1.20%) Algorithms
18 37 (1.16%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 581 (18.29%) UNIX
2 411 (12.94%) Windows
3 390 (12.28%) Linux
4 85 (2.68%) Solaris
5 58 (1.83%) Windows XP
6 51 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 48 (1.51%) Windows 7
8 27 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (0.63%) Apple iOS
11 18 (0.57%) Windows 8
11 18 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (0.54%) Android
13 16 (0.50%) Windows NT
14 8 (0.25%) Windows 2000
14 8 (0.25%) AIX
14 8 (0.25%) NetWare
15 5 (0.16%) HPUX
16 4 (0.13%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.063%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 700 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
2 347 (10.92%) OO
3 324 (10.20%) Multithreading
4 307 (9.66%) Project Management
5 250 (7.87%) Scrum
6 219 (6.89%) Risk Management
7 211 (6.64%) TDD
8 204 (6.42%) Low Latency
9 180 (5.67%) Business Analysis
10 173 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 164 (5.16%) MVC
12 157 (4.94%) Asset Management
13 147 (4.63%) Business Intelligence
14 141 (4.44%) Analytics
15 134 (4.22%) Mentoring
15 134 (4.22%) ITIL
16 128 (4.03%) Data Management
17 126 (3.97%) User Acceptance Testing
18 116 (3.65%) Software Engineering
18 116 (3.65%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 987 (31.07%) SQL
2 849 (26.72%) Java
3 674 (21.21%) C#
4 439 (13.82%) C++
5 220 (6.92%) JavaScript
6 208 (6.55%) Python
7 201 (6.33%) Perl
8 126 (3.97%) VBA
9 118 (3.71%) Shell Script
10 91 (2.86%) PL/SQL
11 90 (2.83%) C
12 76 (2.39%) T-SQL
13 68 (2.14%) PowerShell
14 39 (1.23%) Bash Shell
15 27 (0.85%) VB
16 24 (0.76%) Ruby
17 23 (0.72%) PHP
18 22 (0.69%) Scala
19 19 (0.60%) VB.NET
20 14 (0.44%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 503 (15.83%) Degree
2 74 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
3 53 (1.67%) PMI Certification
4 52 (1.64%) ISEB
5 37 (1.16%) CCNP
6 30 (0.94%) CCNA
7 28 (0.88%) PMP
8 23 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
10 18 (0.57%) CCIE
11 17 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 15 (0.47%) ISTQB
13 12 (0.38%) CISSP
13 12 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 11 (0.35%) PhD
15 10 (0.31%) CISM
16 9 (0.28%) GIAC
17 8 (0.25%) ISEB Practitioner
17 8 (0.25%) CISA
18 7 (0.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (4.31%) QA
2 67 (2.11%) Dodd-Frank
3 65 (2.05%) EMIR
4 48 (1.51%) Basel III
5 33 (1.04%) SLA
6 30 (0.94%) MiFID
7 23 (0.72%) COREP
8 18 (0.57%) FINREP
9 17 (0.54%) Basel II
10 15 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 15 (0.47%) ISO 9001
11 14 (0.44%) Solvency II
11 14 (0.44%) Data Quality
12 10 (0.31%) FATCA
12 10 (0.31%) COBIT
12 10 (0.31%) CRD IV
13 4 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 116 (3.65%) Active Directory
2 50 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (0.60%) vSphere
4 17 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
5 13 (0.41%) NFS
5 13 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
6 12 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
7 11 (0.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 10 (0.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 10 (0.31%) Veritas File System
9 9 (0.28%) VMware ESX
10 7 (0.22%) XenApp
11 6 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (0.19%) Hyper-V
12 5 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.13%) VMware Server
13 4 (0.13%) Terminal Server
14 3 (0.094%) Platform Symphony
15 2 (0.063%) Microsoft App-V
16 1 (0.031%) Squid
Systems Management
1 27 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (0.76%) SCCM
3 20 (0.63%) ITRS Geneos
4 17 (0.54%) Tivoli
5 14 (0.44%) Data Guard
6 12 (0.38%) BladeLogic
7 11 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
8 10 (0.31%) Control-M
8 10 (0.31%) Legato
9 9 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 9 (0.28%) WSUS
9 9 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (0.25%) Puppet
11 6 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 6 (0.19%) Backup Exec
12 5 (0.16%) NetBackup
13 4 (0.13%) SCOM
13 4 (0.13%) Netcool
13 4 (0.13%) CA SiteMinder
13 4 (0.13%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 505 (15.90%) Oracle
2 340 (10.70%) Microsoft
3 156 (4.91%) Sybase
4 118 (3.71%) Bloomberg
5 105 (3.31%) TIBCO
6 98 (3.08%) Reuters
7 78 (2.46%) VMware
8 75 (2.36%) HP
9 74 (2.33%) Cisco
10 66 (2.08%) Murex
11 64 (2.01%) Calypso
11 64 (2.01%) IBM
12 62 (1.95%) Business Objects
13 50 (1.57%) Fidessa
14 49 (1.54%) Citrix
15 39 (1.23%) Cognos
16 38 (1.20%) Informatica
17 30 (0.94%) ION Trading
18 29 (0.91%) Juniper
19 26 (0.82%) SAP
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Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £75000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Ex Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Unspecified Flexible depending on experience + attractive package
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Consulting Point
Salary: £38000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
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London
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + 30% bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
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TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Macquarie
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Salary: Competitive
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