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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 39 28 37
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Banking 5414 7517 6872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.66% 6.94% 6.01%
As % of the General category 13.26% 15.65% 13.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4412 5511 5454
Median salary £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
40834 48027 49807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.67% 44.37% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 33393 38339 38541
Median salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -11 5135 £62,500 +4.16% 873
London -3 3883 £67,500 +3.84% 697
City of London -2 845 £67,500 +3.84% 106
South East +19 450 £47,500 -9.52% 63
Scotland -15 226 £56,500 +5.60% 44
North West -8 224 £47,500 -9.52% 21
Yorkshire -4 195 £55,000 +22.22% 13
West Yorkshire +28 157 £55,000 +10.00% 13
Berkshire -17 128 £47,500 -13.63% 10
Manchester -34 126 £50,000 -1.96% 9
West Midlands +16 122 £55,750 +11.50% 12
South West -87 115 £46,250 +2.77% 21
Edinburgh -16 113 £53,000 -0.93% 25
Glasgow -2 110 £60,000 +20.00% 17
East of England -60 110 £50,000 +11.11% 32
Birmingham +9 102 £57,500 +15.00% 7
Surrey +28 92 £52,500 - 16
Hampshire +27 65 £40,000 -17.94% 5
Halifax -2 62 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Bradford +22 57 £42,500 -15.00% 2
East Midlands -14 56 £75,000 +50.00% 11
Buckinghamshire +18 53 £45,000 -6.25% 15
Bristol -37 49 £56,500 +25.55% 5
Canary Wharf +1 46 £70,000 -6.66%
Newbury +26 44 £45,000 -10.00%
Merseyside +16 43 £55,000 -21.42% 1
Liverpool +5 43 £55,000 -21.42% 1
Cheshire -3 43 £30,000 -42.85% 7
Leeds +17 37 £46,250 -5.12% 4
Oxfordshire +14 37 £50,000 +11.11% 4

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 7727 (72.81%) Finance
2 3020 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
3 2720 (25.63%) SQL
4 2332 (21.97%) Java
5 2231 (21.02%) Investment Banking
6 1706 (16.07%) Retail
7 1588 (14.96%) SQL Server
8 1582 (14.91%) .NET
9 1555 (14.65%) Degree
10 1546 (14.57%) C#
11 1430 (13.47%) Windows
12 1416 (13.34%) Telecoms
13 1350 (12.72%) Oracle
14 1224 (11.53%) JavaScript
15 1219 (11.49%) Linux
16 1185 (11.17%) Microsoft
17 1137 (10.71%) Project Management
18 1109 (10.45%) HTML
19 1066 (10.04%) Stakeholder Management
20 1028 (9.69%) Unix
21 1021 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
22 944 (8.89%) SDLC
23 896 (8.44%) Scrum
24 850 (8.01%) CSS
25 737 (6.94%) Python
26 734 (6.92%) Business Analysis
27 715 (6.74%) TDD
28 695 (6.55%) MS Excel
29 693 (6.53%) ITIL
30 650 (6.12%) AngularJS

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
1 351 (3.31%) WebSphere
2 321 (3.02%) Tomcat
3 280 (2.64%) Apache
4 271 (2.55%) IIS
5 258 (2.43%) SharePoint
6 219 (2.06%) JBoss
7 197 (1.86%) WebLogic
8 177 (1.67%) SAS
9 169 (1.59%) Apache Spark
10 119 (1.12%) Confluence
11 115 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
11 115 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
12 112 (1.06%) MS Exchange
13 75 (0.71%) CMS
14 66 (0.62%) Jetty
15 63 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
16 62 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
17 61 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
18 44 (0.41%) Mule
19 39 (0.37%) MQSeries
Applications
1 695 (6.55%) MS Excel
2 380 (3.58%) MS Office
3 139 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 100 (0.94%) MS Visio
5 52 (0.49%) MS Project
6 44 (0.41%) SPSS
7 31 (0.29%) Photoshop
8 19 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
9 13 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 13 (0.12%) InDesign
10 11 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
11 7 (0.066%) Spreadsheet
12 5 (0.047%) Mathematica
13 4 (0.038%) GNU Octave
13 4 (0.038%) InVision
14 3 (0.028%) Acrobat
14 3 (0.028%) Adobe After Effects
15 2 (0.019%) Open Workbench
16 1 (0.009%) Adobe Captivate
16 1 (0.009%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 88 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 64 (0.60%) Temenos T24
3 44 (0.41%) Finacle
4 43 (0.41%) SAP FS
5 39 (0.37%) SAP CO
5 39 (0.37%) SAP FI
5 39 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
6 30 (0.28%) SAP PS
6 30 (0.28%) Summit
7 23 (0.22%) FLEXCUBE
7 23 (0.22%) Markit EDM
8 21 (0.20%) SAP BPC
8 21 (0.20%) SAP SD
9 20 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
9 20 (0.19%) SAP FI-AP
9 20 (0.19%) SAP FI-AR
10 15 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
11 14 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 13 (0.12%) Cisco SocialMiner
13 12 (0.11%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 286 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
2 227 (2.14%) SaaS
3 143 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 83 (0.78%) PaaS
5 66 (0.62%) Office 365
6 61 (0.57%) IaaS
7 36 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
8 35 (0.33%) Google Analytics
9 31 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
10 26 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
10 26 (0.24%) GitHub
11 22 (0.21%) Google Compute Engine
12 18 (0.17%) AdWords
12 18 (0.17%) Amazon S3
13 14 (0.13%) Heroku
14 10 (0.094%) Amazon EMR
14 10 (0.094%) OpenShift
15 6 (0.057%) Amazon ELB
15 6 (0.057%) Google App Engine
16 5 (0.047%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 327 (3.08%) Firewall
2 255 (2.40%) Internet
3 202 (1.90%) TCP/IP
4 170 (1.60%) DNS
5 168 (1.58%) LAN
6 157 (1.48%) WAN
7 151 (1.42%) Network Security
8 145 (1.37%) VPN
9 142 (1.34%) SAN
10 97 (0.91%) MPLS
11 93 (0.88%) HTTP
12 89 (0.84%) OSPF
13 87 (0.82%) DHCP
13 87 (0.82%) SSL
13 87 (0.82%) VoIP
14 83 (0.78%) BGP
15 75 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
16 69 (0.65%) Multicast
17 62 (0.58%) EIGRP
18 61 (0.57%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1588 (14.96%) SQL Server
2 480 (4.52%) Big Data
3 427 (4.02%) Data Warehouse
4 357 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 335 (3.16%) Relational Database
6 286 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 255 (2.40%) MySQL
8 252 (2.37%) Oracle Database
9 236 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
10 232 (2.19%) Hadoop
11 213 (2.01%) NoSQL
12 182 (1.71%) RDBMS
12 182 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
13 171 (1.61%) MongoDB
14 128 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 127 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
16 125 (1.18%) DB2
17 117 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
18 110 (1.04%) QlikView
19 104 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 382 (3.60%) Git (software)
2 357 (3.36%) JIRA
3 324 (3.05%) Selenium
4 309 (2.91%) Jenkins
4 309 (2.91%) Subversion
5 304 (2.86%) Maven
6 222 (2.09%) TeamCity
7 217 (2.04%) JUnit
8 192 (1.81%) NUnit
9 165 (1.55%) Visual Studio
10 159 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
11 129 (1.22%) Cucumber
12 118 (1.11%) Rhino Mocks
13 109 (1.03%) Gradle
14 100 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 99 (0.93%) Ant
16 91 (0.86%) Moq
17 87 (0.82%) Mockito
18 81 (0.76%) MSBuild
19 80 (0.75%) Eclipse
General
1 7727 (72.81%) Finance
2 2231 (21.02%) Investment Banking
3 1706 (16.07%) Retail
4 1416 (13.34%) Telecoms
5 645 (6.08%) Front Office
6 522 (4.92%) Marketing
7 496 (4.67%) Retail Banking
8 364 (3.43%) Financial Institution
9 357 (3.36%) Back Office
10 201 (1.89%) Legal
11 184 (1.73%) Games
12 154 (1.45%) Corporate Banking
13 152 (1.43%) Manufacturing
14 143 (1.35%) Advertising
15 125 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
16 108 (1.02%) International Banking
17 97 (0.91%) Private Banking
18 76 (0.72%) Billing
19 63 (0.59%) Publishing
20 53 (0.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 3216 (30.30%) Developer
2 1919 (18.08%) Analyst
3 999 (9.41%) Java Developer
4 885 (8.34%) Architect
5 860 (8.10%) Business Analyst
6 791 (7.45%) C# Developer
7 731 (6.89%) Consultant
8 696 (6.56%) Project Manager
9 675 (6.36%) Senior Developer
10 602 (5.67%) .NET Developer
11 571 (5.38%) Banking Analyst
12 438 (4.13%) C# .NET Developer
13 432 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
14 421 (3.97%) SQL Developer
15 393 (3.70%) Applications Support
16 323 (3.04%) Senior Java Developer
17 279 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
18 272 (2.56%) Support Analyst
19 253 (2.38%) Financial Analyst
20 246 (2.32%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1582 (14.91%) .NET
2 1109 (10.45%) HTML
3 850 (8.01%) CSS
4 650 (6.12%) AngularJS
5 547 (5.15%) HTML5
6 533 (5.02%) Web Services
7 524 (4.94%) ASP.NET
8 512 (4.82%) XML
9 477 (4.49%) Spring
10 459 (4.32%) jQuery
11 360 (3.39%) WCF
12 343 (3.23%) WPF
13 337 (3.18%) REST
14 310 (2.92%) .NET Framework
14 310 (2.92%) ASP.NET MVC
15 267 (2.52%) CSS3
16 265 (2.50%) J2EE
16 265 (2.50%) SOAP
17 258 (2.43%) Hibernate
18 257 (2.42%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1021 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 585 (5.51%) Computer Science
3 452 (4.26%) Derivative
4 448 (4.22%) Fintech
5 446 (4.20%) Equities
6 433 (4.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 406 (3.83%) Fixed Income
8 347 (3.27%) Management Information System
9 337 (3.18%) User Experience
10 309 (2.91%) Mathematics
11 274 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
12 249 (2.35%) Data Centre
13 242 (2.28%) Credit Risk
14 205 (1.93%) Online Banking
15 196 (1.85%) Mobile App
16 193 (1.82%) SWIFT
17 184 (1.73%) Visualisation
18 182 (1.71%) Market Risk
19 177 (1.67%) Mobile Banking
20 127 (1.20%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1430 (13.47%) Windows
2 1219 (11.49%) Linux
3 1028 (9.69%) Unix
4 428 (4.03%) Windows Server
5 213 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 200 (1.88%) Apple iOS
7 184 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 168 (1.58%) Android
9 139 (1.31%) Solaris
10 130 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 118 (1.11%) Windows 7
12 74 (0.70%) AIX
13 67 (0.63%) CentOS
14 59 (0.56%) Windows 8
15 52 (0.49%) Windows 10
16 50 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
17 35 (0.33%) SUSE
18 30 (0.28%) Ubuntu
19 28 (0.26%) Windows XP
20 23 (0.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3020 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
2 1137 (10.71%) Project Management
3 1066 (10.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 944 (8.89%) SDLC
5 896 (8.44%) Scrum
6 734 (6.92%) Business Analysis
7 715 (6.74%) TDD
8 693 (6.53%) ITIL
9 646 (6.09%) MVC
10 636 (5.99%) Continuous Integration
11 627 (5.91%) Analytics
12 582 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
13 540 (5.09%) OO
14 522 (4.92%) E-Commerce
15 506 (4.77%) Mentoring
16 464 (4.37%) Asset Management
17 449 (4.23%) PRINCE2
18 445 (4.19%) DevOps
19 444 (4.18%) Waterfall
20 438 (4.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2720 (25.63%) SQL
2 2332 (21.97%) Java
3 1546 (14.57%) C#
4 1224 (11.53%) JavaScript
5 737 (6.94%) Python
6 547 (5.15%) C++
7 390 (3.67%) Perl
8 370 (3.49%) PL/SQL
9 335 (3.16%) PowerShell
10 321 (3.02%) C
11 304 (2.86%) T-SQL
12 245 (2.31%) Shell Script
13 193 (1.82%) Scala
14 185 (1.74%) Bash Shell
15 172 (1.62%) PHP
16 150 (1.41%) Ruby
17 126 (1.19%) VBA
18 96 (0.90%) VB
19 72 (0.68%) Objective-C
20 65 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1555 (14.65%) Degree
2 255 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
3 227 (2.14%) CISSP
4 193 (1.82%) ISEB
5 180 (1.70%) CCNP
6 179 (1.69%) PMI Certification
7 140 (1.32%) ISTQB
8 132 (1.24%) CISM
9 131 (1.23%) CISA
10 119 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
11 109 (1.03%) PMP
12 108 (1.02%) Security Cleared
13 100 (0.94%) CCNA
14 92 (0.87%) SC Cleared
15 82 (0.77%) PhD
16 77 (0.73%) MCSE
17 67 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
18 65 (0.61%) CRISC
19 63 (0.59%) CCIE
20 54 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 534 (5.03%) QA
2 232 (2.19%) MiFID
3 209 (1.97%) SLA
4 148 (1.39%) SEPA
5 120 (1.13%) COBIT
6 106 (1.00%) Data Quality
7 85 (0.80%) EMIR
8 74 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 70 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 67 (0.63%) PCI DSS
11 48 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
12 39 (0.37%) FATCA
12 39 (0.37%) ISO20022
13 26 (0.24%) Basel III
14 18 (0.17%) CRD IV
14 18 (0.17%) Solvency II
15 15 (0.14%) ISO 9001
16 14 (0.13%) TARGET2
17 12 (0.11%) COREP
18 11 (0.10%) FINREP
System Software
1 385 (3.63%) Active Directory
2 181 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 83 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
4 80 (0.75%) Hyper-V
5 66 (0.62%) Docker
6 64 (0.60%) XenApp
7 53 (0.50%) vSphere
8 38 (0.36%) HDFS
9 36 (0.34%) NFS
10 31 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
11 30 (0.28%) VMware ESX
12 16 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 16 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
13 15 (0.14%) VMware Server
14 14 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
15 12 (0.11%) Apache Flume
16 11 (0.10%) VirtualBox
17 10 (0.094%) XenDesktop
18 9 (0.085%) RACF
18 9 (0.085%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 256 (2.41%) Puppet
2 193 (1.82%) Ansible
3 183 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
4 116 (1.09%) Nagios
5 109 (1.03%) SCCM
6 99 (0.93%) Control-M
7 79 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
8 42 (0.40%) SCOM
9 41 (0.39%) Cisco UCCE
9 41 (0.39%) Nessus
10 39 (0.37%) Data Guard
11 35 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
12 34 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
13 33 (0.31%) Cisco UCCX
14 31 (0.29%) Salt
15 27 (0.25%) AirWatch
16 26 (0.24%) ITRS Geneos
17 22 (0.21%) HAProxy
18 20 (0.19%) EdgeSight
19 19 (0.18%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1350 (12.72%) Oracle
2 1185 (11.17%) Microsoft
3 411 (3.87%) Cisco
4 311 (2.93%) IBM
5 297 (2.80%) VMware
6 289 (2.72%) Sybase
7 246 (2.32%) Red Hat
8 245 (2.31%) HP
9 224 (2.11%) Citrix
10 219 (2.06%) SAP
11 136 (1.28%) Murex
12 133 (1.25%) CheckPoint
13 130 (1.22%) Informatica
14 129 (1.22%) Bloomberg
15 124 (1.17%) Google
16 115 (1.08%) Cognizant
17 102 (0.96%) Reuters
18 97 (0.91%) F5
19 91 (0.86%) Juniper
19 91 (0.86%) Splunk
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: 10% pension 25 days holiday
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Spiers Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £28000 per annum + pension, holiday
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £61000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
The People Network
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Technology People UK
Salary: £50K
Posted: 10 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum Upto £40,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
North West
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + pension, health care, bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £38K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago