The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 32 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Banking 5661 6927 7101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.31% 6.52% 6.26%
As % of the General category 15.32% 14.74% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4605 5168 5615
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
36941 46993 49099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.21% 44.25% 43.28%
Number of salaries quoted 29671 37810 39243
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Banking as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Banking
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Banking within the UK.

Banking Salary Trend in the UK

Banking
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Banking over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 within the UK.

Banking Salary Histogram in the UK

Banking
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England 0 5410 £62,500 +4.16% 772
London 0 4145 £65,000 - 626
City of London -3 739 £70,000 +7.69% 107
South East -3 346 £52,500 +5.00% 34
North West -30 202 £50,000 - 24
South West -36 179 £60,000 +33.33% 19
East of England -7 178 £50,000 -2.91% 31
Scotland -19 175 £60,000 +20.00% 31
Yorkshire -32 137 £50,000 +11.11% 11
West Midlands +51 122 £57,500 +21.05% 11
East Midlands +41 103 £65,000 +73.33% 12
Buckinghamshire +16 103 £55,000 +57.14% 4
Edinburgh -17 97 £60,500 +21.00% 25
West Yorkshire -18 91 £55,000 +11.20% 6
Berkshire -48 85 £50,000 -7.19% 16
Birmingham +37 84 £62,500 +28.20% 5
Bristol -19 78 £62,500 +38.88% 11
Nottinghamshire +41 77 £60,000 +60.00% 5
Nottingham +39 77 £60,000 +60.00% 2
Hertfordshire +14 77 £51,250 -3.30% 10
Glasgow -7 75 £58,750 +17.50% 5
Manchester -65 70 £50,000 - 13
Cheshire +29 67 £52,500 +31.25% 8
High Wycombe +46 55 £65,000 +73.33% 1
Merseyside 0 55 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Liverpool +4 54 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Canary Wharf -1 54 £67,500 -6.89%
Leeds +18 51 £46,000 -16.36% 1
Surrey +12 49 £52,500 -8.69% 9
Wiltshire +8 45 £40,000 -11.11% 2

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Banking.

1 8224 (74.68%) Finance
2 3252 (29.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2806 (25.48%) SQL
4 2649 (24.05%) Java
5 2207 (20.04%) Investment Banking
6 1731 (15.72%) Telecoms
7 1724 (15.65%) .NET
8 1689 (15.34%) C#
9 1662 (15.09%) Degree
10 1522 (13.82%) SQL Server
11 1517 (13.77%) Retail
12 1488 (13.51%) Windows
13 1435 (13.03%) Linux
14 1290 (11.71%) JavaScript
15 1201 (10.91%) Oracle
16 1191 (10.81%) HTML
17 1181 (10.72%) Microsoft
18 1162 (10.55%) Stakeholder Management
19 1108 (10.06%) Project Management
20 1088 (9.88%) Unix
21 962 (8.74%) Scrum
22 958 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
23 941 (8.54%) Python
24 886 (8.05%) E-Commerce
25 871 (7.91%) SDLC
26 844 (7.66%) CSS
27 725 (6.58%) AngularJS
28 723 (6.56%) Computer Science
29 706 (6.41%) TDD
30 702 (6.37%) MS Excel

Banking
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 395 (3.59%) WebSphere
2 313 (2.84%) Tomcat
3 305 (2.77%) Apache
4 295 (2.68%) IIS
5 265 (2.41%) JBoss
6 246 (2.23%) SharePoint
7 244 (2.22%) Apache Spark
8 239 (2.17%) WebLogic
9 181 (1.64%) SAS
10 130 (1.18%) Jetty
11 122 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
12 118 (1.07%) MS Exchange
13 117 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 97 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
15 93 (0.84%) CMS
16 88 (0.80%) Confluence
17 85 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
18 79 (0.72%) OpenStack
19 72 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
20 68 (0.62%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 702 (6.37%) MS Excel
2 331 (3.01%) MS Office
3 131 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 91 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 67 (0.61%) MS Project
6 46 (0.42%) Photoshop
7 45 (0.41%) SPSS
8 21 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
9 9 (0.082%) Spreadsheet
10 7 (0.064%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (0.045%) InDesign
12 4 (0.036%) InVision
12 4 (0.036%) Mathematica
13 3 (0.027%) Open Workbench
14 1 (0.009%) Adobe Captivate
14 1 (0.009%) Flinto
14 1 (0.009%) FrameMaker
14 1 (0.009%) FreeHand
14 1 (0.009%) SmartSuite
14 1 (0.009%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 60 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 55 (0.50%) Temenos T24
3 35 (0.32%) SAP CO
3 35 (0.32%) SAP FI
3 35 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
4 32 (0.29%) Summit
5 29 (0.26%) Finacle
6 23 (0.21%) SAP FI-AP
7 22 (0.20%) Markit EDM
7 22 (0.20%) SAP PS
7 22 (0.20%) SAP SD
8 21 (0.19%) SAP FI-AR
9 19 (0.17%) SAP BPC
10 18 (0.16%) RMDS
11 17 (0.15%) SAP FS
12 15 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
13 13 (0.12%) WebTrends
14 12 (0.11%) Bankmaster
15 11 (0.100%) Misys Equation
16 10 (0.091%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 442 (4.01%) Amazon AWS
2 338 (3.07%) SaaS
3 245 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 96 (0.87%) Office 365
5 83 (0.75%) PaaS
6 59 (0.54%) IaaS
7 49 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
8 29 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
9 26 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
10 25 (0.23%) GitHub
11 24 (0.22%) Google Analytics
12 22 (0.20%) Google Compute Engine
13 20 (0.18%) Heroku
14 19 (0.17%) Google App Engine
15 15 (0.14%) OpenShift
16 14 (0.13%) Amazon S3
17 8 (0.073%) AdWords
17 8 (0.073%) Amazon EMR
17 8 (0.073%) G Suite
18 6 (0.054%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 322 (2.92%) Firewall
2 219 (1.99%) Internet
3 201 (1.83%) TCP/IP
4 168 (1.53%) LAN
5 156 (1.42%) VPN
6 152 (1.38%) DNS
7 150 (1.36%) WAN
8 132 (1.20%) Network Security
9 122 (1.11%) SAN
10 107 (0.97%) MPLS
11 103 (0.94%) HTTP
12 99 (0.90%) SSL
13 98 (0.89%) DHCP
13 98 (0.89%) OSPF
14 96 (0.87%) BGP
15 90 (0.82%) VoIP
16 79 (0.72%) EIGRP
17 77 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
17 77 (0.70%) Cisco Nexus
18 68 (0.62%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1522 (13.82%) SQL Server
2 592 (5.38%) Big Data
3 369 (3.35%) Hadoop
4 361 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
5 357 (3.24%) Relational Database
6 292 (2.65%) MySQL
7 283 (2.57%) NoSQL
8 266 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 213 (1.93%) RDBMS
10 212 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 204 (1.85%) Oracle Database
12 198 (1.80%) MongoDB
13 169 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
14 151 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
15 150 (1.36%) DB2
16 145 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
17 127 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
18 120 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
19 113 (1.03%) QlikView
20 103 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 347 (3.15%) JIRA
2 316 (2.87%) Git (software)
3 307 (2.79%) Maven
4 293 (2.66%) Jenkins
5 291 (2.64%) Selenium
6 250 (2.27%) TeamCity
7 227 (2.06%) Subversion
8 206 (1.87%) NUnit
9 180 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
10 179 (1.63%) JUnit
11 156 (1.42%) MSBuild
12 155 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
13 154 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 151 (1.37%) Visual Studio
15 124 (1.13%) Cucumber
16 119 (1.08%) Rhino Mocks
17 115 (1.04%) Hudson
18 96 (0.87%) MSTest
19 93 (0.84%) Gradle
20 89 (0.81%) Moq
General
1 8224 (74.68%) Finance
2 2207 (20.04%) Investment Banking
3 1731 (15.72%) Telecoms
4 1517 (13.77%) Retail
5 664 (6.03%) Front Office
6 518 (4.70%) Marketing
7 476 (4.32%) Financial Institution
8 472 (4.29%) Retail Banking
9 356 (3.23%) Back Office
10 228 (2.07%) Legal
11 198 (1.80%) Corporate Banking
12 196 (1.78%) Games
13 119 (1.08%) Advertising
14 106 (0.96%) Private Banking
15 81 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
16 78 (0.71%) Publishing
17 69 (0.63%) Manufacturing
18 62 (0.56%) International Banking
19 55 (0.50%) French Language
20 50 (0.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 3541 (32.15%) Developer
2 1829 (16.61%) Analyst
3 1210 (10.99%) Java Developer
4 901 (8.18%) Architect
5 895 (8.13%) C# Developer
6 795 (7.22%) Business Analyst
7 705 (6.40%) Senior Developer
8 661 (6.00%) .NET Developer
9 658 (5.97%) Consultant
10 652 (5.92%) Project Manager
11 525 (4.77%) Banking Analyst
12 495 (4.49%) C# .NET Developer
13 440 (4.00%) SQL Developer
14 397 (3.60%) Solutions Architect
15 392 (3.56%) Applications Support
16 366 (3.32%) Senior Java Developer
17 299 (2.71%) Support Analyst
18 277 (2.52%) Financial Analyst
19 252 (2.29%) C++ Developer
20 242 (2.20%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1724 (15.65%) .NET
2 1191 (10.81%) HTML
3 844 (7.66%) CSS
4 725 (6.58%) AngularJS
5 581 (5.28%) HTML5
6 547 (4.97%) ASP.NET
7 542 (4.92%) XML
8 453 (4.11%) Spring
9 448 (4.07%) Web Services
10 375 (3.41%) WPF
11 356 (3.23%) WCF
12 350 (3.18%) jQuery
13 317 (2.88%) ASP.NET MVC
14 301 (2.73%) Hibernate
15 295 (2.68%) .NET Framework
16 286 (2.60%) J2EE
17 285 (2.59%) REST
18 280 (2.54%) React
19 271 (2.46%) CSS3
20 261 (2.37%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 958 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 723 (6.56%) Computer Science
3 554 (5.03%) Fintech
4 465 (4.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 460 (4.18%) Derivative
6 435 (3.95%) Equities
7 383 (3.48%) Fixed Income
8 372 (3.38%) Management Information System
9 342 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
10 314 (2.85%) Mathematics
11 310 (2.81%) User Experience
12 304 (2.76%) Data Centre
13 294 (2.67%) Client/Server
14 287 (2.61%) Online Banking
15 216 (1.96%) Credit Risk
16 210 (1.91%) Mobile App
17 181 (1.64%) Mobile Banking
18 177 (1.61%) Visualisation
19 156 (1.42%) Market Risk
20 154 (1.40%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1488 (13.51%) Windows
2 1435 (13.03%) Linux
3 1088 (9.88%) Unix
4 465 (4.22%) Windows Server
5 269 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 240 (2.18%) Apple iOS
7 211 (1.92%) Android
8 193 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 133 (1.21%) Windows 7
10 113 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 112 (1.02%) Solaris
12 79 (0.72%) CentOS
13 67 (0.61%) Windows 10
14 48 (0.44%) AIX
15 46 (0.42%) Windows 8
15 46 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
16 33 (0.30%) Ubuntu
17 29 (0.26%) SUSE
18 27 (0.25%) HPUX
19 26 (0.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3252 (29.53%) Agile Software Development
2 1162 (10.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 1108 (10.06%) Project Management
4 962 (8.74%) Scrum
5 886 (8.05%) E-Commerce
6 871 (7.91%) SDLC
7 706 (6.41%) TDD
8 690 (6.27%) Business Analysis
9 668 (6.07%) Analytics
10 657 (5.97%) ITIL
11 634 (5.76%) Continuous Integration
12 610 (5.54%) Software Engineering
13 586 (5.32%) MVC
14 571 (5.18%) DevOps
15 570 (5.18%) OO
16 560 (5.08%) Mentoring
17 546 (4.96%) Change Management
18 535 (4.86%) Risk Management
19 528 (4.79%) Multithreading
20 468 (4.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2806 (25.48%) SQL
2 2649 (24.05%) Java
3 1689 (15.34%) C#
4 1290 (11.71%) JavaScript
5 941 (8.54%) Python
6 655 (5.95%) C++
7 441 (4.00%) PowerShell
8 425 (3.86%) Perl
9 298 (2.71%) C
10 283 (2.57%) PL/SQL
10 283 (2.57%) Scala
11 267 (2.42%) Shell Script
12 258 (2.34%) Bash Shell
13 256 (2.32%) T-SQL
14 179 (1.63%) Ruby
15 177 (1.61%) PHP
16 124 (1.13%) VBA
17 78 (0.71%) Go
17 78 (0.71%) VB
18 68 (0.62%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1662 (15.09%) Degree
2 295 (2.68%) CISSP
3 288 (2.62%) Cisco Certification
4 216 (1.96%) CCNP
5 211 (1.92%) ISEB
6 191 (1.73%) CISM
7 165 (1.50%) CISA
8 154 (1.40%) ISTQB
9 126 (1.14%) PMI Certification
10 100 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
11 98 (0.89%) CCNA
12 84 (0.76%) PMP
13 80 (0.73%) CRISC
13 80 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
14 72 (0.65%) PhD
15 67 (0.61%) CCIE
16 63 (0.57%) Security Cleared
17 55 (0.50%) SANS
18 54 (0.49%) MCSE
19 53 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 481 (4.37%) QA
2 250 (2.27%) MiFID
3 179 (1.63%) SLA
4 112 (1.02%) COBIT
5 108 (0.98%) Data Quality
6 106 (0.96%) SEPA
7 102 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 78 (0.71%) EMIR
9 71 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 68 (0.62%) PCI DSS
11 47 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
12 42 (0.38%) FATCA
13 30 (0.27%) Basel III
14 26 (0.24%) Basel II
15 20 (0.18%) ISO20022
16 17 (0.15%) ISO 9001
17 15 (0.14%) TARGET2
18 12 (0.11%) COREP
19 11 (0.100%) FINREP
20 10 (0.091%) Solvency II
System Software
1 401 (3.64%) Active Directory
2 152 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 94 (0.85%) Docker
4 78 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
5 74 (0.67%) Hyper-V
6 52 (0.47%) vSphere
7 48 (0.44%) NFS
8 42 (0.38%) XenApp
9 40 (0.36%) HDFS
10 18 (0.16%) Apache Flume
11 17 (0.15%) KVM
11 17 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
12 16 (0.15%) SRDF
12 16 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
12 16 (0.15%) Xen
13 15 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
13 15 (0.14%) VMware ESX
14 13 (0.12%) Firmware
15 11 (0.100%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 10 (0.091%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 378 (3.43%) Puppet
2 292 (2.65%) Ansible
3 278 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
4 105 (0.95%) Nagios
5 101 (0.92%) SCCM
6 94 (0.85%) Control-M
7 67 (0.61%) Salt
8 60 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
9 55 (0.50%) Cisco UCCE
10 51 (0.46%) logstash
11 50 (0.45%) Kibana
12 47 (0.43%) Nessus
13 46 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
14 43 (0.39%) Cisco UCCX
15 39 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
16 35 (0.32%) AirWatch
17 32 (0.29%) Data Guard
18 31 (0.28%) ITRS Geneos
18 31 (0.28%) SCOM
19 24 (0.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1201 (10.91%) Oracle
2 1181 (10.72%) Microsoft
3 398 (3.61%) Cisco
4 323 (2.93%) IBM
5 302 (2.74%) Red Hat
5 302 (2.74%) Sybase
6 260 (2.36%) VMware
7 210 (1.91%) HP
8 197 (1.79%) Citrix
8 197 (1.79%) SAP
9 166 (1.51%) Bloomberg
10 151 (1.37%) CheckPoint
11 146 (1.33%) Google
12 134 (1.22%) Reuters
13 127 (1.15%) F5
13 127 (1.15%) Murex
14 121 (1.10%) Splunk
15 111 (1.01%) Informatica
16 108 (0.98%) Palo Alto
17 98 (0.89%) TIBCO
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £115000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Salary offered dependent on current
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life Ins
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £39000 - £45800 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £39000 - £45800 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £39000 - £54150 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £39000 - £45800 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + pension, life cover etc.
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
MACQUARIE
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life Ins
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 - £80,000 + Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £70001 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 10-15% bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + + 10% Pension + 20% Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive (DOE) + 5% Flex Benefits + Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + 10% Pension + 20% Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Pension + 25% Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago