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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 68 49 51
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +2
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 1724 2240 2437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.63% 5.06% 4.80%
As % of the General category 6.78% 9.35% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1479 1819 2121
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £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 £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
25412 23957 27831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.51% 54.09% 54.76%
Number of salaries quoted 20502 19610 24056
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -23 620 £65,000 - 123
Docklands, London -13 8 £85,000 +11.47%
Canary Wharf -16 3 £100,000 +11.11%
Bromley -17 2 £31,125 -58.50%
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 3503 (100.00%) Banking
2 2097 (59.86%) Finance
3 1063 (30.35%) SQL
4 992 (28.32%) Java
5 808 (23.07%) Front Office
6 656 (18.73%) C#
7 633 (18.07%) UNIX
8 619 (17.67%) Degree
9 587 (16.76%) SQL Server
10 534 (15.24%) .NET
11 533 (15.22%) Oracle
12 523 (14.93%) Derivative
13 485 (13.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 480 (13.70%) Equities
15 444 (12.67%) C++
16 418 (11.93%) Linux
17 411 (11.73%) Agile Software Development
18 404 (11.53%) Fixed Income
19 398 (11.36%) Windows
20 361 (10.31%) Project Management
21 351 (10.02%) Multithreading
22 346 (9.88%) Microsoft
23 297 (8.48%) Risk Management
24 295 (8.42%) OO
25 285 (8.14%) TDD
26 270 (7.71%) Business Analysis
27 264 (7.54%) Low Latency
28 262 (7.48%) Back Office
29 244 (6.97%) Asset Management
30 240 (6.85%) MS Excel

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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
1 112 (3.20%) SharePoint
2 79 (2.26%) WebLogic
3 71 (2.03%) MS Exchange
4 57 (1.63%) MQSeries
4 57 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 49 (1.40%) IIS
6 43 (1.23%) Oracle Coherence
7 42 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
8 39 (1.11%) TIBCO EMS
9 37 (1.06%) SAS
10 35 (1.00%) WebSphere
11 33 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
12 31 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
13 24 (0.69%) Tomcat
14 20 (0.57%) Apache
15 18 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
15 18 (0.51%) Confluence
16 17 (0.49%) GemFire
17 12 (0.34%) Node.js
17 12 (0.34%) Lync
Applications
1 240 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 127 (3.63%) MS Office
3 83 (2.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 49 (1.40%) MS Project
4 49 (1.40%) MS Visio
5 15 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.26%) SPSS
7 4 (0.11%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.057%) Stata
8 2 (0.057%) Mathematica
9 1 (0.029%) Doxygen
9 1 (0.029%) Mingle
9 1 (0.029%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 27 (0.77%) Summit
2 22 (0.63%) Kondor+
2 22 (0.63%) Markit EDM
3 15 (0.43%) BusinessWorks
4 14 (0.40%) TIBCO iProcess
5 8 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
5 8 (0.23%) Adaptiv
5 8 (0.23%) IntelliMatch
6 7 (0.20%) Eagle PACE
7 6 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
8 5 (0.14%) Eikon
8 5 (0.14%) Rolfe and Nolan
9 4 (0.11%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
9 4 (0.11%) LatentZero
9 4 (0.11%) Front Arena
9 4 (0.11%) RMDS
9 4 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
9 4 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (0.086%) HFM
10 3 (0.086%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.11%) GitHub
2 3 (0.086%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.029%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.029%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (2.17%) Firewall
2 51 (1.46%) SAN
3 41 (1.17%) TCP/IP
4 39 (1.11%) BGP
5 35 (1.00%) EIGRP
6 28 (0.80%) DNS
7 27 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (0.57%) FTP
9 19 (0.54%) DHCP
10 17 (0.49%) Multicast
11 16 (0.46%) Internet
12 14 (0.40%) Intranet
12 14 (0.40%) WAN
12 14 (0.40%) HTTP
13 13 (0.37%) NAS
14 12 (0.34%) LDAP
14 12 (0.34%) LAN
14 12 (0.34%) OSPF
15 10 (0.29%) MPLS
16 8 (0.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 587 (16.76%) SQL Server
2 234 (6.68%) Data Warehouse
3 153 (4.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 125 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 117 (3.34%) Relational Database
6 96 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 95 (2.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 81 (2.31%) QlikView
9 67 (1.91%) Oracle Database
10 65 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
10 65 (1.86%) Data Mining
11 61 (1.74%) Big Data
12 60 (1.71%) OLAP
13 51 (1.46%) KDB
14 50 (1.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 47 (1.34%) Hadoop
16 44 (1.26%) RDBMS
17 41 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
18 37 (1.06%) BusinessObjects XI
19 35 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 110 (3.14%) Subversion
2 86 (2.46%) Maven
3 85 (2.43%) JIRA
4 76 (2.17%) JUnit
4 76 (2.17%) QuickTest Pro
5 51 (1.46%) Selenium
6 47 (1.34%) Eclipse
7 43 (1.23%) NUnit
8 41 (1.17%) MSTest
9 38 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
9 38 (1.08%) Moq
9 38 (1.08%) TeamCity
10 31 (0.88%) Git (software)
11 28 (0.80%) Rhino Mocks
12 27 (0.77%) Visual Studio
13 24 (0.69%) Cucumber
14 23 (0.66%) FitNesse
15 21 (0.60%) ClearCase
16 20 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
17 19 (0.54%) Toad
General
1 3503 (100.00%) Banking
2 2097 (59.86%) Finance
3 808 (23.07%) Front Office
4 262 (7.48%) Back Office
5 199 (5.68%) Retail
6 148 (4.22%) Financial Institution
7 121 (3.45%) Legal
8 90 (2.57%) Retail Banking
9 88 (2.51%) Telecoms
10 55 (1.57%) Corporate Banking
11 31 (0.88%) International Banking
12 27 (0.77%) Marketing
13 16 (0.46%) General Ledger
14 14 (0.40%) Private Banking
14 14 (0.40%) Games
15 13 (0.37%) Law
16 12 (0.34%) French Language
17 11 (0.31%) Wholesale Banking
18 8 (0.23%) Spanish Language
18 8 (0.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1328 (37.91%) Developer
2 861 (24.58%) Analyst
3 497 (14.19%) Java Developer
4 493 (14.07%) Business Analyst
5 224 (6.39%) C# Developer
6 200 (5.71%) Project Manager
7 189 (5.40%) .NET Developer
8 184 (5.25%) Architect
9 177 (5.05%) Banking Business Analyst
10 168 (4.80%) Senior Developer
11 164 (4.68%) Support Analyst
12 143 (4.08%) C++ Developer
13 133 (3.80%) Applications Support
13 133 (3.80%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
14 110 (3.14%) C# .NET Developer
15 100 (2.85%) Consultant
16 98 (2.80%) Programmer
17 93 (2.65%) SQL Developer
18 82 (2.34%) Senior Analyst
19 78 (2.23%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 534 (15.24%) .NET
2 238 (6.79%) WPF
3 191 (5.45%) ASP.NET
4 177 (5.05%) J2EE
5 173 (4.94%) HTML
6 166 (4.74%) XML
7 160 (4.57%) Spring
8 133 (3.80%) WCF
9 120 (3.43%) Middleware
10 115 (3.28%) Java EE
11 112 (3.20%) .NET Framework
12 91 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC
13 88 (2.51%) CSS
14 82 (2.34%) HTML5
15 80 (2.28%) Web Services
16 71 (2.03%) WinForms
17 65 (1.86%) Hibernate
18 63 (1.80%) JMS
19 56 (1.60%) J2SE
20 48 (1.37%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 523 (14.93%) Derivative
2 485 (13.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 480 (13.70%) Equities
4 404 (11.53%) Fixed Income
5 216 (6.17%) Computer Science
6 206 (5.88%) Credit Risk
7 181 (5.17%) Market Risk
8 155 (4.42%) Reference Data
9 134 (3.83%) Hedge funds
10 111 (3.17%) Mathematics
11 79 (2.26%) Open Source
12 76 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
13 58 (1.66%) Equity Derivative
14 55 (1.57%) Blackberry
15 54 (1.54%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 52 (1.48%) Tandem
17 43 (1.23%) Client/Server
18 40 (1.14%) Credit Derivative
18 40 (1.14%) PDA
19 37 (1.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 633 (18.07%) UNIX
2 418 (11.93%) Linux
3 398 (11.36%) Windows
4 64 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (1.46%) Solaris
6 49 (1.40%) Windows XP
7 38 (1.08%) Windows 7
8 20 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (0.57%) NetWare
9 10 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (0.26%) AIX
10 9 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.20%) HPUX
12 5 (0.14%) Android
13 4 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.086%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.057%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.029%) CentOS
16 1 (0.029%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 411 (11.73%) Agile Software Development
2 361 (10.31%) Project Management
3 351 (10.02%) Multithreading
4 297 (8.48%) Risk Management
5 295 (8.42%) OO
6 285 (8.14%) TDD
7 270 (7.71%) Business Analysis
8 264 (7.54%) Low Latency
9 244 (6.97%) Asset Management
10 239 (6.82%) Scrum
11 212 (6.05%) Stakeholder Management
12 175 (5.00%) MVC
12 175 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 173 (4.94%) Data Modelling
13 173 (4.94%) Analytics
14 171 (4.88%) ETL
15 169 (4.82%) Software Engineering
16 167 (4.77%) Migration
17 163 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
18 152 (4.34%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 1063 (30.35%) SQL
2 992 (28.32%) Java
3 656 (18.73%) C#
4 444 (12.67%) C++
5 234 (6.68%) Perl
6 218 (6.22%) Python
7 154 (4.40%) JavaScript
8 108 (3.08%) C
9 99 (2.83%) PL/SQL
10 85 (2.43%) VBA
11 83 (2.37%) Shell Script
12 74 (2.11%) T-SQL
13 45 (1.28%) Ruby
13 45 (1.28%) PowerShell
14 43 (1.23%) VB
15 36 (1.03%) Scala
16 33 (0.94%) Bash Shell
17 26 (0.74%) Groovy
18 23 (0.66%) VBScript
19 14 (0.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 619 (17.67%) Degree
2 69 (1.97%) PMI Certification
3 63 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
4 62 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 48 (1.37%) PMP
6 44 (1.26%) ISEB
7 42 (1.20%) CCNP
8 36 (1.03%) MCP
9 33 (0.94%) CCIE
10 32 (0.91%) MCAD
10 32 (0.91%) MCSD
10 32 (0.91%) MCTS
11 21 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 21 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (0.43%) CCNA
12 15 (0.43%) ISTQB
13 14 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 12 (0.34%) CISSP
14 12 (0.34%) CISA
15 8 (0.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 212 (6.05%) QA
2 71 (2.03%) EMIR
3 70 (2.00%) Dodd-Frank
4 61 (1.74%) Basel III
5 43 (1.23%) SLA
6 40 (1.14%) FATCA
7 38 (1.08%) MiFID
8 31 (0.88%) Solvency II
9 29 (0.83%) COREP
10 25 (0.71%) CRD IV
11 24 (0.69%) Basel II
12 21 (0.60%) Data Quality
13 18 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 15 (0.43%) FINREP
15 8 (0.23%) COBIT
16 6 (0.17%) ISO 9001
17 4 (0.11%) AIFMD
18 3 (0.086%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 2 (0.057%) P3O
20 1 (0.029%) COSO
System Software
1 120 (3.43%) Active Directory
2 56 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
4 17 (0.49%) vSphere
5 12 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
6 11 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
7 9 (0.26%) VMware ESX
8 8 (0.23%) NFS
8 8 (0.23%) XenApp
9 5 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 5 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 5 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.14%) HDFS
10 4 (0.11%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.086%) Hyper-V
11 3 (0.086%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.057%) Samba
12 2 (0.057%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (0.057%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 1 (0.029%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 38 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
2 27 (0.77%) Control-M
3 22 (0.63%) SCCM
4 17 (0.49%) ITRS Geneos
5 12 (0.34%) Data Guard
6 11 (0.31%) SCOM
7 10 (0.29%) NetBackup
8 9 (0.26%) WSUS
9 8 (0.23%) Nagios
10 7 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 7 (0.20%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.11%) CFEngine
12 3 (0.086%) HP SIM
12 3 (0.086%) Puppet
12 3 (0.086%) Cobbler
12 3 (0.086%) Cisco CUCM
12 3 (0.086%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (0.086%) Backup Exec
12 3 (0.086%) BladeLogic
13 2 (0.057%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 533 (15.22%) Oracle
2 346 (9.88%) Microsoft
3 199 (5.68%) Sybase
4 128 (3.65%) TIBCO
5 100 (2.85%) Business Objects
6 84 (2.40%) Bloomberg
7 74 (2.11%) Murex
8 72 (2.06%) Cisco
9 70 (2.00%) VMware
10 65 (1.86%) Citrix
11 61 (1.74%) Calypso
12 60 (1.71%) Reuters
13 55 (1.57%) JBoss
14 47 (1.34%) Informatica
15 45 (1.28%) IBM
16 44 (1.26%) HP
17 43 (1.23%) Juniper
18 42 (1.20%) SAP
19 40 (1.14%) F5
20 39 (1.11%) Fidessa
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BONUS,LIFE INSURANCE,PENSION
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus,Pay rise, Med Insurance
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £8 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £70 - £110 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Securitech Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
CD Sales Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + SIGNIFICANT STOCK
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + good bonus + generous package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago