The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 35 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Banking 6959 7102 7659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.98% 6.68% 6.56%
As % of the General category 13.64% 14.84% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5562 5683 6446
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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
51028 47860 52399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.84% 45.00% 44.85%
Number of salaries quoted 39285 37767 43790
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Banking within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 August 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England -5 6441 £60,000 - 1134
London -3 4714 £65,000 - 806
City of London -5 1577 £62,500 - 405
South East +44 553 £50,000 - 92
Scotland -2 386 £48,000 -4.00% 61
North West +56 299 £50,000 +3.09% 50
South West +37 249 £42,500 +13.33% 69
Berkshire +87 200 £50,000 - 48
Edinburgh +2 195 £48,000 -8.57% 39
Manchester +53 178 £50,000 +5.26% 32
East of England +45 174 £50,000 +11.11% 19
Yorkshire -31 166 £40,000 -6.43% 44
Surrey -1 155 £50,000 - 7
Glasgow -9 141 £55,000 +4.76% 17
West Midlands -32 112 £52,500 +10.52% 36
Birmingham -13 97 £52,500 +10.52% 31
West Yorkshire -36 97 £40,750 -9.44% 33
Reading +50 96 £55,000 +15.78% 26
Cheshire +21 90 £55,000 +13.40% 12
Buckinghamshire +25 88 £45,000 +4.65% 15
Hertfordshire +18 84 £52,000 +20.93% 3
East Midlands +6 79 £45,000 -18.18% 11
Wiltshire +44 77 £41,000 -18.00% 9
Leeds -20 76 £40,000 +1.91% 12
Northamptonshire -1 68 £45,000 -25.00% 9
Bristol +27 67 £37,500 - 44
Swindon +30 62 £42,500 -15.00% 7
Northampton +6 60 £45,000 -17.80% 3
Dorset +7 54 £62,000 +24.00% 2
Milton Keynes -4 53 £49,500 +15.11% 7

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing 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 Banking.

1 9127 (65.81%) Finance
2 3989 (28.76%) Investment Banking
3 3371 (24.31%) SQL
4 2962 (21.36%) Java
5 2088 (15.06%) Degree
6 1985 (14.31%) Oracle
7 1950 (14.06%) SQL Server
8 1927 (13.90%) Retail
9 1892 (13.64%) C#
10 1792 (12.92%) .NET
11 1703 (12.28%) Project Management
12 1676 (12.09%) UNIX
13 1670 (12.04%) Windows
14 1416 (10.21%) Linux
15 1309 (9.44%) Telecoms
16 1301 (9.38%) Front Office
17 1284 (9.26%) Microsoft
18 1242 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
19 1114 (8.03%) Agile Software Development
20 1032 (7.44%) Business Analysis
21 1031 (7.43%) HTML
22 950 (6.85%) OO
23 943 (6.80%) C++
24 901 (6.50%) JavaScript
25 885 (6.38%) MS Excel
26 875 (6.31%) Scrum
27 859 (6.19%) TDD
28 858 (6.19%) ITIL
29 840 (6.06%) XML
30 829 (5.98%) Retail Banking

Banking
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing 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 Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 461 (3.32%) WebSphere
2 394 (2.84%) SharePoint
3 269 (1.94%) SAS
4 261 (1.88%) WebLogic
5 241 (1.74%) IIS
6 207 (1.49%) MS Exchange
7 191 (1.38%) Tomcat
8 181 (1.31%) Apache
9 130 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
10 125 (0.90%) MQSeries
11 124 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
12 119 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
13 117 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
14 95 (0.69%) Oracle Coherence
15 83 (0.60%) CICS
16 68 (0.49%) CMS
17 62 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
18 55 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 55 (0.40%) TIBCO EMS
19 54 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 885 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 572 (4.12%) MS Office
3 254 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 182 (1.31%) MS Project
5 161 (1.16%) MS Visio
6 36 (0.26%) SPSS
7 29 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
8 26 (0.19%) Photoshop
9 15 (0.11%) InfoPath
10 10 (0.072%) Adobe Illustrator
11 6 (0.043%) Stata
11 6 (0.043%) Fireworks
12 4 (0.029%) Acrobat
12 4 (0.029%) OmniGraffle
13 3 (0.022%) SmartSuite
14 2 (0.014%) Simulink
14 2 (0.014%) Mathematica
14 2 (0.014%) 3ds Max
14 2 (0.014%) Mingle
14 2 (0.014%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 85 (0.61%) Temenos T24
2 73 (0.53%) SAP FI
3 72 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
3 72 (0.52%) SAP CO
4 63 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 50 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
6 39 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
7 35 (0.25%) SAP BPC
8 34 (0.25%) Markit EDM
8 34 (0.25%) Summit
9 30 (0.22%) Kondor+
10 27 (0.19%) Finacle
11 21 (0.15%) RMDS
12 20 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
12 20 (0.14%) FLEXCUBE
13 19 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
14 16 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
15 15 (0.11%) BASE24
15 15 (0.11%) TIBCO iProcess
16 14 (0.10%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 146 (1.05%) SaaS
2 50 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (0.24%) Office 365
4 21 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (0.12%) IBM Blueworks
6 15 (0.11%) IaaS
7 12 (0.087%) PaaS
8 11 (0.079%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (0.058%) Force.com
9 8 (0.058%) GitHub
10 1 (0.007%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.007%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.007%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 325 (2.34%) Firewall
2 308 (2.22%) Internet
3 283 (2.04%) SAN
4 255 (1.84%) TCP/IP
5 199 (1.43%) LAN
6 197 (1.42%) DNS
7 190 (1.37%) WAN
8 119 (0.86%) VPN
9 104 (0.75%) DHCP
10 95 (0.69%) BGP
11 88 (0.63%) LDAP
12 82 (0.59%) Intranet
13 74 (0.53%) SMS
13 74 (0.53%) EIGRP
14 71 (0.51%) SSL
15 66 (0.48%) Network Security
15 66 (0.48%) Multicast
16 64 (0.46%) Cisco ASA
17 63 (0.45%) HTTP
18 59 (0.43%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1950 (14.06%) SQL Server
2 692 (4.99%) Data Warehouse
3 654 (4.72%) Relational Database
4 415 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 387 (2.79%) Oracle Database
6 333 (2.40%) RDBMS
7 318 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 315 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 303 (2.18%) DB2
10 255 (1.84%) Big Data
11 250 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 197 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
13 177 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
14 175 (1.26%) NoSQL
15 157 (1.13%) Hadoop
16 148 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
17 142 (1.02%) QlikView
18 140 (1.01%) Data Mining
19 139 (1.00%) MySQL
20 130 (0.94%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 282 (2.03%) Subversion
2 251 (1.81%) JUnit
3 229 (1.65%) Maven
4 195 (1.41%) Visual Studio
5 194 (1.40%) JIRA
6 190 (1.37%) Eclipse
7 180 (1.30%) NUnit
8 174 (1.25%) Selenium
9 167 (1.20%) QuickTest Pro
10 159 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
11 145 (1.05%) Jenkins
12 113 (0.81%) Rhino Mocks
13 112 (0.81%) Git (software)
14 109 (0.79%) Ant
15 105 (0.76%) Moq
16 83 (0.60%) MSTest
17 76 (0.55%) LoadRunner
18 74 (0.53%) WebDriver
19 62 (0.45%) TeamCity
20 55 (0.40%) ClearCase
General
1 9127 (65.81%) Finance
2 3989 (28.76%) Investment Banking
3 1927 (13.90%) Retail
4 1309 (9.44%) Telecoms
5 1301 (9.38%) Front Office
6 829 (5.98%) Retail Banking
7 511 (3.68%) Back Office
8 409 (2.95%) Financial Institution
9 391 (2.82%) Legal
10 331 (2.39%) Marketing
11 181 (1.31%) Advertising
12 170 (1.23%) Corporate Banking
13 151 (1.09%) Games
14 146 (1.05%) Law
15 144 (1.04%) Manufacturing
16 123 (0.89%) French Language
17 115 (0.83%) International Banking
18 88 (0.63%) Billing
18 88 (0.63%) Publishing
19 84 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3630 (26.18%) Developer
2 3062 (22.08%) Analyst
3 1530 (11.03%) Business Analyst
4 1208 (8.71%) Java Developer
5 972 (7.01%) Architect
6 911 (6.57%) Project Manager
7 875 (6.31%) Consultant
8 596 (4.30%) C# Developer
9 582 (4.20%) Senior Developer
10 512 (3.69%) .NET Developer
11 451 (3.25%) Banking Business Analyst
12 416 (3.00%) Support Analyst
12 416 (3.00%) Applications Support
13 385 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
14 296 (2.13%) Team Leader
15 285 (2.06%) Junior
16 280 (2.02%) Solutions Architect
17 275 (1.98%) Senior Manager
18 271 (1.95%) C# .NET Developer
19 270 (1.95%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1792 (12.92%) .NET
2 1031 (7.43%) HTML
3 840 (6.06%) XML
4 777 (5.60%) ASP.NET
5 614 (4.43%) Spring
6 610 (4.40%) Web Services
7 604 (4.36%) CSS
8 591 (4.26%) J2EE
9 525 (3.79%) WPF
10 507 (3.66%) WCF
11 385 (2.78%) HTML5
12 369 (2.66%) Hibernate
13 354 (2.55%) Middleware
14 347 (2.50%) .NET Framework
15 342 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC
16 334 (2.41%) jQuery
17 224 (1.62%) JMS
18 216 (1.56%) Java EE
19 190 (1.37%) SOAP
20 187 (1.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 823 (5.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 773 (5.57%) Computer Science
3 772 (5.57%) Derivative
4 640 (4.61%) Equities
5 602 (4.34%) Fixed Income
6 399 (2.88%) Credit Risk
7 383 (2.76%) Mathematics
8 342 (2.47%) Market Risk
9 310 (2.24%) Management Information System
10 298 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
11 278 (2.00%) Hedge funds
12 276 (1.99%) Mobile Banking
13 265 (1.91%) SWIFT
14 220 (1.59%) Reference Data
15 219 (1.58%) Mainframe
16 218 (1.57%) Open Source
17 212 (1.53%) Client/Server
17 212 (1.53%) Online Banking
18 178 (1.28%) Blackberry
19 165 (1.19%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1676 (12.09%) UNIX
2 1670 (12.04%) Windows
3 1416 (10.21%) Linux
4 306 (2.21%) Solaris
5 276 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 216 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 206 (1.49%) Windows 7
8 205 (1.48%) AIX
9 184 (1.33%) Android
10 172 (1.24%) Windows XP
11 139 (1.00%) Apple iOS
12 125 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
13 110 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
14 58 (0.42%) zOS
15 53 (0.38%) HPUX
16 51 (0.37%) Windows 8
17 25 (0.18%) Debian
18 24 (0.17%) CentOS
19 20 (0.14%) Ubuntu
19 20 (0.14%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 1703 (12.28%) Project Management
2 1242 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
3 1114 (8.03%) Agile Software Development
4 1032 (7.44%) Business Analysis
5 950 (6.85%) OO
6 875 (6.31%) Scrum
7 859 (6.19%) TDD
8 858 (6.19%) ITIL
9 766 (5.52%) Risk Management
10 751 (5.42%) Multithreading
11 663 (4.78%) Business Intelligence
12 651 (4.69%) Software Engineering
13 638 (4.60%) PRINCE2
14 624 (4.50%) MVC
15 618 (4.46%) Change Management
16 569 (4.10%) UML
17 566 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
18 542 (3.91%) Analytics
19 516 (3.72%) Asset Management
20 495 (3.57%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3371 (24.31%) SQL
2 2962 (21.36%) Java
3 1892 (13.64%) C#
4 943 (6.80%) C++
5 901 (6.50%) JavaScript
6 542 (3.91%) Python
7 494 (3.56%) Perl
8 384 (2.77%) C
9 350 (2.52%) PL/SQL
10 345 (2.49%) T-SQL
11 330 (2.38%) Shell Script
12 243 (1.75%) VBA
13 201 (1.45%) PowerShell
14 168 (1.21%) VB
15 159 (1.15%) PHP
16 150 (1.08%) Ruby
17 114 (0.82%) VB.NET
18 110 (0.79%) Scala
19 109 (0.79%) Bash Shell
20 91 (0.66%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2088 (15.06%) Degree
2 403 (2.91%) ISEB
3 268 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 229 (1.65%) PMI Certification
5 193 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
6 178 (1.28%) CISSP
7 122 (0.88%) MCP
8 121 (0.87%) CISA
9 118 (0.85%) CCNP
10 116 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
10 116 (0.84%) ISTQB
11 110 (0.79%) Security Cleared
12 103 (0.74%) CISM
13 97 (0.70%) CCNA
14 96 (0.69%) PMP
15 89 (0.64%) MCTS
16 88 (0.63%) SC Cleared
17 85 (0.61%) MCSD
18 83 (0.60%) MCAD
19 79 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 749 (5.40%) QA
2 227 (1.64%) SLA
3 124 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 120 (0.87%) PCI DSS
5 104 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 102 (0.74%) Dodd-Frank
7 95 (0.69%) EMIR
8 82 (0.59%) COBIT
8 82 (0.59%) Basel III
9 80 (0.58%) ISO 9001
10 74 (0.53%) ISO 8583
11 70 (0.50%) FATCA
12 69 (0.50%) Data Quality
13 63 (0.45%) Basel II
14 48 (0.35%) MiFID
15 45 (0.32%) Solvency II
16 36 (0.26%) COREP
17 34 (0.25%) CRD IV
18 28 (0.20%) IAS 39
19 20 (0.14%) FINREP
System Software
1 485 (3.50%) Active Directory
2 268 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 143 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
4 95 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
5 88 (0.63%) NFS
6 72 (0.52%) VMware ESX
7 63 (0.45%) vSphere
8 60 (0.43%) XenApp
9 43 (0.31%) Hyper-V
10 35 (0.25%) XenDesktop
11 32 (0.23%) HDFS
12 27 (0.19%) SRDF
13 24 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 24 (0.17%) Apache Flume
14 19 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
15 18 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
16 17 (0.12%) RACF
17 14 (0.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 13 (0.094%) VMware Workstation
19 12 (0.087%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 138 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
2 119 (0.86%) Tivoli
3 98 (0.71%) Data Guard
4 92 (0.66%) SCCM
5 64 (0.46%) Puppet
6 58 (0.42%) Control-M
7 56 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
8 55 (0.40%) Nagios
9 50 (0.36%) NetBackup
10 45 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 45 (0.32%) OpenView
11 38 (0.27%) SCOM
12 28 (0.20%) Tivoli Monitoring
12 28 (0.20%) BMC PATROL
13 26 (0.19%) CFEngine
13 26 (0.19%) ITRS Geneos
14 23 (0.17%) Oozie
14 23 (0.17%) Ambari
15 20 (0.14%) HP SIM
15 20 (0.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1985 (14.31%) Oracle
2 1284 (9.26%) Microsoft
3 463 (3.34%) IBM
4 389 (2.81%) Sybase
5 380 (2.74%) VMware
6 371 (2.68%) HP
7 345 (2.49%) Cisco
8 331 (2.39%) SAP
9 297 (2.14%) Red Hat
10 257 (1.85%) JBoss
11 240 (1.73%) Citrix
12 220 (1.59%) Business Objects
13 209 (1.51%) TIBCO
14 163 (1.18%) Bloomberg
15 142 (1.02%) EMC
16 133 (0.96%) Informatica
17 126 (0.91%) Reuters
18 123 (0.89%) Sun
19 122 (0.88%) Cognos
19 122 (0.88%) Juniper
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus guaranteed, 30 days hol
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + great bonus potential
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Sussex
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bens, bonus, pens, car
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £50K+, DOE
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago