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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 75 71 50
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -21
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 1576 1776 2322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.53% 3.66% 5.16%
As % of the General category 6.45% 6.83% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1288 1544 1887
Average salary £69,000 £67,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,750
% change year-on-year
- +8.37%
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
24439 25990 24090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.70% 53.57% 53.55%
Number of salaries quoted 20255 21132 19649
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 -16 442 £70,000 +7.69% 77
Docklands, London +14 20 £50,000 -23.07% 3
Canary Wharf +16 13 £75,000 -25.00%
Harrow - 1 £34,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 2996 (100.00%) Banking
2 1665 (55.57%) Finance
3 898 (29.97%) SQL
4 749 (25.00%) Front Office
5 664 (22.16%) Agile Software Development
6 651 (21.73%) Java
7 579 (19.33%) C#
8 503 (16.79%) Degree
9 499 (16.66%) UNIX
10 466 (15.55%) Derivative
11 440 (14.69%) Equities
12 413 (13.79%) SQL Server
13 395 (13.18%) Oracle
14 385 (12.85%) .NET
15 370 (12.35%) Project Management
16 351 (11.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 345 (11.52%) Analytical Skills
18 344 (11.48%) Business Analysis
19 340 (11.35%) Windows
20 338 (11.28%) Linux
21 337 (11.25%) Fixed Income
22 314 (10.48%) Microsoft
23 283 (9.45%) SDLC
24 272 (9.08%) Retail
25 266 (8.88%) Risk Management
26 258 (8.61%) Back Office
27 256 (8.54%) C++
28 243 (8.11%) Multithreading
29 235 (7.84%) Computer Science
30 220 (7.34%) TDD

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (2.97%) SharePoint
2 32 (1.07%) Confluence
3 28 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
4 27 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 25 (0.83%) MS Exchange
6 23 (0.77%) WebSphere
7 19 (0.63%) WebLogic
7 19 (0.63%) Tomcat
8 18 (0.60%) Apache Spark
9 17 (0.57%) SAS
10 16 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
11 14 (0.47%) Apache Pig
11 14 (0.47%) Lync
12 11 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 10 (0.33%) MQSeries
13 10 (0.33%) Oracle Coherence
13 10 (0.33%) IIS
14 9 (0.30%) Apache
15 7 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
16 6 (0.20%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 139 (4.64%) MS Excel
2 57 (1.90%) MS Office
3 55 (1.84%) MS Visio
4 42 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 41 (1.37%) MS Project
6 11 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.23%) SPSS
8 5 (0.17%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.067%) Mathematica
10 1 (0.033%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 37 (1.23%) Markit EDM
2 34 (1.13%) ION MarketView
3 28 (0.93%) LatentZero
4 26 (0.87%) thinkFolio
4 26 (0.87%) Eagle PACE
5 23 (0.77%) Beauchamp
5 23 (0.77%) PORTIA
5 23 (0.77%) MultiFonds
5 23 (0.77%) Front Arena
5 23 (0.77%) HiInvest
5 23 (0.77%) HiPerformance
5 23 (0.77%) HiPortfolio
5 23 (0.77%) Decalog
5 23 (0.77%) LongView
5 23 (0.77%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
5 23 (0.77%) Advent Moxy
6 21 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
6 21 (0.70%) Summit
7 20 (0.67%) Oracle General Ledger
8 15 (0.50%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 16 (0.53%) SaaS
2 10 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.20%) Office 365
4 6 (0.20%) PaaS
5 5 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.13%) IaaS
7 3 (0.10%) Force.com
7 3 (0.10%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.067%) Heroku
9 1 (0.033%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.033%) IBM Blueworks
9 1 (0.033%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 64 (2.14%) TCP/IP
2 44 (1.47%) SAN
3 39 (1.30%) Firewall
4 36 (1.20%) Multicast
5 32 (1.07%) WAN
6 31 (1.03%) FTP
7 25 (0.83%) LAN
8 22 (0.73%) Unified Communications
9 20 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
10 19 (0.63%) VoIP
11 18 (0.60%) DSL
12 16 (0.53%) DNS
12 16 (0.53%) IP Telephony
12 16 (0.53%) BGP
12 16 (0.53%) VLAN
13 14 (0.47%) Cisco Nexus
13 14 (0.47%) EIGRP
14 13 (0.43%) Internet
14 13 (0.43%) OSPF
14 13 (0.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 413 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 102 (3.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 85 (2.84%) Big Data
4 80 (2.67%) Oracle Database
4 80 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
5 75 (2.50%) Hadoop
6 69 (2.30%) Relational Database
7 66 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 64 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 52 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 50 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
11 47 (1.57%) QlikView
12 41 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
13 34 (1.13%) RDBMS
14 30 (1.00%) MySQL
15 29 (0.97%) NoSQL
16 28 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
17 27 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
18 23 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
19 19 (0.63%) KDB
Development Applications
1 74 (2.47%) Subversion
2 64 (2.14%) NUnit
3 59 (1.97%) JIRA
4 53 (1.77%) TeamCity
5 51 (1.70%) Moq
6 46 (1.54%) MSTest
7 40 (1.34%) JUnit
8 38 (1.27%) Rhino Mocks
8 38 (1.27%) Selenium
9 30 (1.00%) Cucumber
10 29 (0.97%) Git (software)
11 28 (0.93%) Visual Studio
11 28 (0.93%) Jenkins
12 22 (0.73%) WebDriver
13 19 (0.63%) Maven
14 17 (0.57%) Mockito
15 15 (0.50%) SpecFlow
16 14 (0.47%) Eclipse
17 12 (0.40%) MSBuild
18 11 (0.37%) JMeter
General
1 2996 (100.00%) Banking
2 1665 (55.57%) Finance
3 749 (25.00%) Front Office
4 272 (9.08%) Retail
5 258 (8.61%) Back Office
6 188 (6.28%) Financial Institution
7 135 (4.51%) Retail Banking
8 121 (4.04%) Legal
9 58 (1.94%) Corporate Banking
10 40 (1.34%) Private Banking
11 35 (1.17%) Games
12 32 (1.07%) Telecoms
13 19 (0.63%) General Ledger
14 17 (0.57%) Wholesale Banking
15 11 (0.37%) Marketing
16 5 (0.17%) Advertising
17 4 (0.13%) German Language
17 4 (0.13%) International Banking
18 3 (0.10%) Online Betting
18 3 (0.10%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 986 (32.91%) Developer
2 866 (28.91%) Analyst
3 549 (18.32%) Business Analyst
4 286 (9.55%) Java Developer
5 246 (8.21%) C# Developer
6 244 (8.14%) Banking Business Analyst
7 199 (6.64%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 170 (5.67%) Project Manager
8 170 (5.67%) Support Analyst
9 145 (4.84%) Applications Support
10 132 (4.41%) Consultant
11 130 (4.34%) Architect
12 127 (4.24%) .NET Developer
13 113 (3.77%) Senior Developer
14 96 (3.20%) C++ Developer
15 74 (2.47%) Applications Support Analyst
16 70 (2.34%) SQL Developer
17 69 (2.30%) C# .NET Developer
18 63 (2.10%) Junior
19 59 (1.97%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 385 (12.85%) .NET
2 205 (6.84%) WPF
3 188 (6.28%) WCF
4 151 (5.04%) XML
5 146 (4.87%) ASP.NET
6 131 (4.37%) HTML
7 112 (3.74%) .NET Framework
8 98 (3.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 96 (3.20%) HTML5
10 91 (3.04%) FIX Protocol
11 84 (2.80%) Spring
12 72 (2.40%) J2EE
13 64 (2.14%) AngularJS
14 63 (2.10%) WinForms
15 56 (1.87%) CSS
16 54 (1.80%) Middleware
17 53 (1.77%) Ajax
18 52 (1.74%) Hibernate
18 52 (1.74%) Mason
19 50 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 466 (15.55%) Derivative
2 440 (14.69%) Equities
3 351 (11.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 345 (11.52%) Analytical Skills
5 337 (11.25%) Fixed Income
6 235 (7.84%) Computer Science
7 135 (4.51%) Hedge funds
8 124 (4.14%) Equity Derivative
9 111 (3.70%) Credit Risk
10 102 (3.40%) Market Risk
11 94 (3.14%) Management Information System
12 89 (2.97%) Mathematics
12 89 (2.97%) Reference Data
13 70 (2.34%) Blackberry
14 66 (2.20%) Data Structures
15 52 (1.74%) Tandem
16 47 (1.57%) Spread Betting
17 44 (1.47%) Algorithms
18 43 (1.44%) Data Centre
19 40 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 499 (16.66%) UNIX
2 340 (11.35%) Windows
3 338 (11.28%) Linux
4 72 (2.40%) Windows 7
5 45 (1.50%) Solaris
6 41 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (0.60%) Windows XP
8 15 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.23%) Apple iOS
12 6 (0.20%) Data ONTAP
13 5 (0.17%) SUSE
13 5 (0.17%) AIX
14 3 (0.10%) CentOS
14 3 (0.10%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.067%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 664 (22.16%) Agile Software Development
2 370 (12.35%) Project Management
3 344 (11.48%) Business Analysis
4 283 (9.45%) SDLC
5 266 (8.88%) Risk Management
6 243 (8.11%) Multithreading
7 220 (7.34%) TDD
8 209 (6.98%) Asset Management
9 186 (6.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 186 (6.21%) Analytics
10 182 (6.07%) OO
11 178 (5.94%) Scrum
12 176 (5.87%) ITIL
13 163 (5.44%) Low Latency
14 158 (5.27%) User Acceptance Testing
15 156 (5.21%) PRINCE2
16 148 (4.94%) Continuous Integration
17 138 (4.61%) Business Intelligence
18 133 (4.44%) Data Modelling
18 133 (4.44%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 898 (29.97%) SQL
2 651 (21.73%) Java
3 579 (19.33%) C#
4 256 (8.54%) C++
5 197 (6.58%) Python
6 161 (5.37%) Perl
7 142 (4.74%) JavaScript
8 123 (4.11%) Shell Script
9 88 (2.94%) VBA
10 70 (2.34%) PL/SQL
11 67 (2.24%) Scala
12 63 (2.10%) C
13 58 (1.94%) Bash Shell
14 50 (1.67%) T-SQL
15 46 (1.54%) PowerShell
16 35 (1.17%) Korn
17 24 (0.80%) F#
18 23 (0.77%) Ruby
19 22 (0.73%) Haskell
20 19 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 503 (16.79%) Degree
2 78 (2.60%) PMI Certification
3 59 (1.97%) PMP
4 43 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 33 (1.10%) MCP
5 33 (1.10%) MCSE
6 29 (0.97%) CISSP
7 28 (0.93%) ISEB
8 26 (0.87%) CISA
9 22 (0.73%) CISM
9 22 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 17 (0.57%) CCNP
12 13 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (0.33%) CCNA
14 9 (0.30%) PhD
14 9 (0.30%) ISTQB
15 8 (0.27%) ACCA
16 7 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 6 (0.20%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (5.57%) QA
2 86 (2.87%) EMIR
3 84 (2.80%) Dodd-Frank
4 81 (2.70%) MiFID
5 57 (1.90%) CRD IV
6 38 (1.27%) Basel III
7 34 (1.13%) Solvency II
8 28 (0.93%) SLA
8 28 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 23 (0.77%) Basel II
9 23 (0.77%) Data Quality
10 18 (0.60%) FATCA
11 16 (0.53%) COREP
12 12 (0.40%) FINREP
13 11 (0.37%) COBIT
14 7 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 7 (0.23%) PCI DSS
15 1 (0.033%) ISO 9000
15 1 (0.033%) GAAP
System Software
1 88 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 27 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (0.37%) NFS
4 11 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (0.33%) XenApp
6 9 (0.30%) HDFS
7 7 (0.23%) vSphere
8 5 (0.17%) VMware Server
9 4 (0.13%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.13%) GPFS
9 4 (0.13%) Apache Flume
10 3 (0.10%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 3 (0.10%) Firmware
11 2 (0.067%) Samba
11 2 (0.067%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (0.067%) Veritas File System
11 2 (0.067%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.033%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.033%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 32 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (0.43%) SCCM
2 13 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
3 11 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (0.33%) Data Guard
4 10 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
5 9 (0.30%) Puppet
6 8 (0.27%) Control-M
7 6 (0.20%) SnapMirror
7 6 (0.20%) SnapLock
7 6 (0.20%) SnapVault
8 5 (0.17%) ITRS Geneos
8 5 (0.17%) Nagios
8 5 (0.17%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.13%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 4 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (0.10%) CFEngine
10 3 (0.10%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (0.10%) Ansible
Vendors
1 395 (13.18%) Oracle
2 314 (10.48%) Microsoft
3 126 (4.21%) Sybase
4 72 (2.40%) Cisco
5 66 (2.20%) TIBCO
6 58 (1.94%) Fidessa
7 53 (1.77%) IBM
8 47 (1.57%) Murex
9 46 (1.54%) Reuters
10 43 (1.44%) Bloomberg
11 42 (1.40%) VMware
12 41 (1.37%) HP
12 41 (1.37%) Red Hat
13 38 (1.27%) Advent
14 37 (1.23%) Informatica
14 37 (1.23%) ION Trading
15 36 (1.20%) Linedata
15 36 (1.20%) ServiceNow
16 35 (1.17%) Citrix
17 32 (1.07%) SunGard
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + c.25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 to £80,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Good Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000 with benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £84,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
South West London
Red10
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £43,000 - £65,000, plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + + cash extras + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday