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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 73 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +3
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 1583 2232 2472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.49% 5.02% 4.90%
As % of the General category 6.50% 9.24% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1374 1793 2095
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £42,500
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
24365 24153 27659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.75% 54.35% 54.80%
Number of salaries quoted 19647 19812 23753
Average salary £57,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.86% -
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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -27 533 £65,000 -3.70% 146
Docklands, London -25 6 £85,000 +9.67% 6
Bromley -8 4 £47,000 -37.33% 1
Canary Wharf -17 3 £100,000 +17.64% 1
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 3496 (100.00%) Banking
2 2067 (59.12%) Finance
3 1021 (29.20%) SQL
4 991 (28.35%) Java
5 887 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
6 813 (23.26%) Front Office
7 653 (18.68%) C#
8 620 (17.73%) UNIX
9 617 (17.65%) Degree
10 562 (16.08%) SQL Server
11 525 (15.02%) .NET
12 522 (14.93%) Derivative
13 509 (14.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 507 (14.50%) Oracle
15 479 (13.70%) Equities
16 445 (12.73%) C++
17 440 (12.59%) Linux
18 413 (11.81%) Fixed Income
19 409 (11.70%) Windows
20 350 (10.01%) Project Management
21 349 (9.98%) Multithreading
22 345 (9.87%) Microsoft
23 294 (8.41%) Risk Management
24 293 (8.38%) OO
25 281 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
26 280 (8.01%) TDD
27 274 (7.84%) Low Latency
28 262 (7.49%) Back Office
29 260 (7.44%) Business Analysis
30 252 (7.21%) MS Excel

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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
1 113 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 77 (2.20%) MS Exchange
3 74 (2.12%) WebLogic
4 63 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 51 (1.46%) MQSeries
6 49 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
7 46 (1.32%) Oracle Coherence
7 46 (1.32%) IIS
8 35 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 34 (0.97%) WebSphere
10 33 (0.94%) SAS
11 31 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
11 31 (0.89%) TIBCO EMS
12 23 (0.66%) Tomcat
13 19 (0.54%) Apache
13 19 (0.54%) GemFire
13 19 (0.54%) Confluence
14 17 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
15 12 (0.34%) Node.js
15 12 (0.34%) Lync
Applications
1 252 (7.21%) MS Excel
2 127 (3.63%) MS Office
3 97 (2.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 56 (1.60%) MS Visio
5 47 (1.34%) MS Project
6 13 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (0.31%) SPSS
8 4 (0.11%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.11%) Mingle
9 1 (0.029%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.029%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 24 (0.69%) Summit
2 22 (0.63%) Markit EDM
3 19 (0.54%) Kondor+
4 12 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
5 11 (0.31%) TIBCO iProcess
6 8 (0.23%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 8 (0.23%) IntelliMatch
7 7 (0.20%) Eikon
7 7 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
7 7 (0.20%) Adaptiv
8 6 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
9 5 (0.14%) RMDS
9 5 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (0.11%) Eagle PACE
10 4 (0.11%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
10 4 (0.11%) Algo Collateral
10 4 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
10 4 (0.11%) Front Arena
11 3 (0.086%) HFM
11 3 (0.086%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.11%) GitHub
2 3 (0.086%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.057%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.029%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 87 (2.49%) Firewall
2 49 (1.40%) SAN
3 44 (1.26%) BGP
4 43 (1.23%) TCP/IP
5 41 (1.17%) EIGRP
6 33 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
7 31 (0.89%) DNS
8 24 (0.69%) DHCP
9 22 (0.63%) Multicast
10 18 (0.51%) FTP
11 16 (0.46%) WAN
11 16 (0.46%) OSPF
12 15 (0.43%) LAN
13 14 (0.40%) MPLS
14 12 (0.34%) Internet
15 11 (0.31%) LDAP
16 10 (0.29%) VoIP
16 10 (0.29%) Intranet
16 10 (0.29%) NAS
17 9 (0.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 562 (16.08%) SQL Server
2 235 (6.72%) Data Warehouse
3 154 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 123 (3.52%) Relational Database
5 121 (3.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 91 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 90 (2.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 72 (2.06%) QlikView
9 70 (2.00%) Data Mining
10 65 (1.86%) Oracle Database
11 63 (1.80%) Big Data
12 62 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
13 57 (1.63%) OLAP
14 50 (1.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 46 (1.32%) RDBMS
16 45 (1.29%) Hadoop
17 43 (1.23%) KDB
18 39 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
19 35 (1.00%) Oracle OLAP
20 34 (0.97%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 111 (3.18%) Subversion
2 85 (2.43%) Maven
3 83 (2.37%) JIRA
4 73 (2.09%) QuickTest Pro
5 72 (2.06%) JUnit
6 53 (1.52%) Selenium
7 43 (1.23%) Eclipse
8 42 (1.20%) MSTest
9 39 (1.12%) NUnit
10 34 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
10 34 (0.97%) Moq
11 31 (0.89%) TeamCity
12 29 (0.83%) Rhino Mocks
13 28 (0.80%) FitNesse
14 27 (0.77%) Git (software)
15 24 (0.69%) Cucumber
16 23 (0.66%) Jenkins
17 22 (0.63%) ClearCase
17 22 (0.63%) Visual Studio
18 19 (0.54%) SpecFlow
General
1 3496 (100.00%) Banking
2 2067 (59.12%) Finance
3 813 (23.26%) Front Office
4 262 (7.49%) Back Office
5 201 (5.75%) Retail
6 156 (4.46%) Financial Institution
7 111 (3.18%) Legal
8 83 (2.37%) Telecoms
9 82 (2.35%) Retail Banking
10 55 (1.57%) Corporate Banking
11 27 (0.77%) Marketing
12 25 (0.72%) International Banking
13 18 (0.51%) Law
14 17 (0.49%) Games
14 17 (0.49%) Private Banking
15 16 (0.46%) French Language
16 13 (0.37%) General Ledger
17 11 (0.31%) Wholesale Banking
18 8 (0.23%) Spanish Language
18 8 (0.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1335 (38.19%) Developer
2 839 (24.00%) Analyst
3 490 (14.02%) Java Developer
4 467 (13.36%) Business Analyst
5 228 (6.52%) C# Developer
6 191 (5.46%) Project Manager
7 183 (5.23%) Architect
8 180 (5.15%) .NET Developer
9 169 (4.83%) Support Analyst
9 169 (4.83%) Banking Business Analyst
10 165 (4.72%) Senior Developer
11 155 (4.43%) C++ Developer
12 136 (3.89%) Applications Support
13 126 (3.60%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
14 112 (3.20%) Consultant
15 109 (3.12%) C# .NET Developer
16 97 (2.77%) Programmer
17 89 (2.55%) SQL Developer
18 79 (2.26%) Senior Java Developer
19 76 (2.17%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 525 (15.02%) .NET
2 235 (6.72%) WPF
3 187 (5.35%) ASP.NET
4 176 (5.03%) HTML
5 170 (4.86%) J2EE
6 168 (4.81%) XML
7 154 (4.41%) Spring
8 131 (3.75%) WCF
9 118 (3.38%) Middleware
10 110 (3.15%) .NET Framework
11 105 (3.00%) Java EE
12 91 (2.60%) CSS
12 91 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC
13 76 (2.17%) HTML5
13 76 (2.17%) Web Services
14 71 (2.03%) WinForms
15 65 (1.86%) JMS
16 60 (1.72%) Hibernate
17 56 (1.60%) FIX Protocol
18 53 (1.52%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 522 (14.93%) Derivative
2 509 (14.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 479 (13.70%) Equities
4 413 (11.81%) Fixed Income
5 281 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
6 227 (6.49%) Computer Science
7 193 (5.52%) Credit Risk
8 182 (5.21%) Market Risk
9 154 (4.41%) Reference Data
10 139 (3.98%) Hedge funds
11 120 (3.43%) Mathematics
12 87 (2.49%) Open Source
13 69 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
14 63 (1.80%) Blackberry
15 58 (1.66%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 52 (1.49%) Tandem
17 49 (1.40%) Equity Derivative
18 45 (1.29%) PDA
19 38 (1.09%) Client/Server
20 36 (1.03%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 620 (17.73%) UNIX
2 440 (12.59%) Linux
3 409 (11.70%) Windows
4 66 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 56 (1.60%) Windows XP
6 52 (1.49%) Solaris
7 39 (1.12%) Windows 7
8 22 (0.63%) NetWare
9 20 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.29%) Android
11 9 (0.26%) AIX
11 9 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (0.20%) HPUX
14 6 (0.17%) Apple iOS
14 6 (0.17%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.086%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.057%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.029%) CentOS
17 1 (0.029%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 887 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
2 350 (10.01%) Project Management
3 349 (9.98%) Multithreading
4 294 (8.41%) Risk Management
5 293 (8.38%) OO
6 280 (8.01%) TDD
7 274 (7.84%) Low Latency
8 260 (7.44%) Business Analysis
9 240 (6.86%) Scrum
10 227 (6.49%) Asset Management
11 211 (6.04%) Stakeholder Management
12 183 (5.23%) MVC
13 174 (4.98%) ETL
14 172 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
15 170 (4.86%) Software Engineering
16 167 (4.78%) Mentoring
17 161 (4.61%) Data Modelling
17 161 (4.61%) User Acceptance Testing
18 160 (4.58%) Analytics
19 158 (4.52%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1021 (29.20%) SQL
2 991 (28.35%) Java
3 653 (18.68%) C#
4 445 (12.73%) C++
5 234 (6.69%) Python
6 222 (6.35%) Perl
7 159 (4.55%) JavaScript
8 106 (3.03%) C
9 101 (2.89%) VBA
10 91 (2.60%) PL/SQL
11 83 (2.37%) Shell Script
12 76 (2.17%) T-SQL
13 45 (1.29%) Ruby
14 40 (1.14%) VB
15 37 (1.06%) PowerShell
15 37 (1.06%) Bash Shell
16 35 (1.00%) Scala
17 26 (0.74%) Groovy
18 24 (0.69%) VBScript
19 15 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 617 (17.65%) Degree
2 74 (2.12%) Cisco Certification
3 57 (1.63%) PMI Certification
4 52 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 50 (1.43%) CCNP
6 49 (1.40%) ISEB
7 38 (1.09%) PMP
8 36 (1.03%) CCIE
9 32 (0.92%) MCP
10 27 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 26 (0.74%) MCAD
11 26 (0.74%) MCSD
11 26 (0.74%) MCTS
12 19 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
13 18 (0.51%) ISTQB
14 17 (0.49%) CCNA
15 14 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 10 (0.29%) CISSP
16 10 (0.29%) CISA
17 9 (0.26%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 202 (5.78%) QA
2 71 (2.03%) EMIR
3 67 (1.92%) Dodd-Frank
4 50 (1.43%) Basel III
5 44 (1.26%) SLA
6 34 (0.97%) FATCA
6 34 (0.97%) MiFID
7 26 (0.74%) Basel II
8 23 (0.66%) Solvency II
8 23 (0.66%) COREP
9 19 (0.54%) Data Quality
10 18 (0.51%) CRD IV
11 17 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 13 (0.37%) FINREP
13 8 (0.23%) COBIT
14 6 (0.17%) ISO 9001
15 4 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 2 (0.057%) P3O
16 2 (0.057%) AIFMD
17 1 (0.029%) UCITS
System Software
1 126 (3.60%) Active Directory
2 62 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
4 16 (0.46%) vSphere
5 13 (0.37%) VMware ESX
6 12 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
7 10 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
8 8 (0.23%) XenApp
9 7 (0.20%) NFS
10 6 (0.17%) Hyper-V
11 5 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 5 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.11%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.086%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.057%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 2 (0.057%) Samba
14 2 (0.057%) Platform Symphony
14 2 (0.057%) HDFS
15 1 (0.029%) Docker
15 1 (0.029%) Squid
Systems Management
1 36 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
2 25 (0.72%) SCCM
3 23 (0.66%) Control-M
4 21 (0.60%) ITRS Geneos
5 11 (0.31%) Data Guard
5 11 (0.31%) NetBackup
6 10 (0.29%) SCOM
7 9 (0.26%) WSUS
8 8 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (0.23%) Nagios
9 7 (0.20%) Tivoli
9 7 (0.20%) Puppet
10 5 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (0.11%) CFEngine
12 3 (0.086%) HP SIM
12 3 (0.086%) Cobbler
12 3 (0.086%) Backup Exec
12 3 (0.086%) BladeLogic
13 2 (0.057%) CiscoWorks
13 2 (0.057%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 507 (14.50%) Oracle
2 345 (9.87%) Microsoft
3 181 (5.18%) Sybase
4 107 (3.06%) TIBCO
5 104 (2.97%) Business Objects
6 92 (2.63%) Bloomberg
7 78 (2.23%) Cisco
8 77 (2.20%) VMware
9 74 (2.12%) Murex
10 71 (2.03%) Reuters
11 68 (1.95%) Calypso
12 62 (1.77%) Citrix
13 51 (1.46%) IBM
14 49 (1.40%) JBoss
14 49 (1.40%) Juniper
15 47 (1.34%) Fidessa
16 45 (1.29%) Informatica
16 45 (1.29%) F5
17 44 (1.26%) HP
18 41 (1.17%) SAP
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £47500 - £55000 per annum + ASAP, Negiotable
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + attractive benefits and extensive
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £75000 - £110000 per annum + 10% bonus + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £90000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, on call, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £55000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £60000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 to £160000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £70000 to £150000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday