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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 44 27 38
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +11
Permanent jobs citing Banking 5392 7693 6926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.52% 7.15% 5.95%
As % of the General category 12.86% 16.01% 13.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4306 5641 5543
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £87,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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
41939 48064 50932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.90% 44.67% 43.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34496 38285 39208
Median salary £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.96% +1.00%
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -15 5058 £62,000 +3.33% 815
London -4 3813 £67,500 +8.00% 641
City of London -5 798 £67,500 +5.46% 115
South East +27 520 £45,000 -14.28% 61
Scotland -12 292 £53,000 +6.00% 17
North West -29 206 £45,000 -14.28% 11
Berkshire +1 170 £45,000 -21.73% 12
Yorkshire -10 160 £53,000 +17.77% 13
Edinburgh -8 150 £53,000 +6.00% 9
Glasgow -1 133 £49,500 -1.00% 8
West Yorkshire +18 118 £55,000 +12.82% 11
South West -79 118 £45,000 - 33
Manchester -41 114 £50,000 +1.52% 9
East of England -58 109 £50,000 +11.11% 22
West Midlands -9 106 £55,000 +10.00% 26
Surrey +52 105 £50,000 -4.76% 15
Birmingham -10 91 £55,000 +10.00% 19
Hampshire +21 73 £41,500 -17.00% 9
Reading -20 68 £50,000 -16.66% 6
Oxfordshire +26 56 £42,500 -10.52% 6
Newbury +25 50 £42,500 -32.00% 2
Halifax -1 49 £55,000 +22.22% 2
East Midlands -56 49 £75,000 +66.66% 5
Buckinghamshire +11 48 £45,000 -6.25% 6
Bristol -33 45 £60,000 +33.33% 15
Wimbledon -1 39 - -
Bradford +15 37 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Merseyside -1 37 £65,000 +8.33%
Liverpool -2 37 £65,000 +8.33%
Cheshire -16 37 £32,500 -40.90% 1

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 7762 (72.71%) Finance
2 3049 (28.56%) Agile Software Development
3 2747 (25.73%) SQL
4 2292 (21.47%) Java
5 2224 (20.83%) Investment Banking
6 1764 (16.52%) Retail
7 1631 (15.28%) SQL Server
8 1629 (15.26%) Degree
9 1618 (15.16%) .NET
10 1553 (14.55%) C#
11 1463 (13.70%) Telecoms
12 1407 (13.18%) Windows
13 1406 (13.17%) Oracle
14 1298 (12.16%) Microsoft
15 1289 (12.07%) JavaScript
16 1176 (11.02%) Project Management
17 1148 (10.75%) Linux
18 1128 (10.57%) HTML
19 1072 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
20 1039 (9.73%) Stakeholder Management
21 983 (9.21%) Unix
22 945 (8.85%) SDLC
23 890 (8.34%) Scrum
24 883 (8.27%) CSS
25 775 (7.26%) Business Analysis
26 752 (7.04%) MS Excel
27 751 (7.04%) ITIL
28 737 (6.90%) TDD
29 691 (6.47%) Python
30 690 (6.46%) MVC

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
1 341 (3.19%) WebSphere
2 306 (2.87%) Tomcat
3 277 (2.59%) SharePoint
4 261 (2.44%) IIS
5 257 (2.41%) Apache
6 206 (1.93%) JBoss
7 194 (1.82%) SAS
8 189 (1.77%) WebLogic
9 152 (1.42%) Apache Spark
10 124 (1.16%) Confluence
11 119 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
12 111 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
13 110 (1.03%) MS Exchange
14 80 (0.75%) CMS
15 66 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
16 65 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
17 64 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
18 49 (0.46%) Mule
19 40 (0.37%) Jetty
20 39 (0.37%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 752 (7.04%) MS Excel
2 434 (4.07%) MS Office
3 142 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 120 (1.12%) MS Visio
5 62 (0.58%) MS Project
6 44 (0.41%) SPSS
7 31 (0.29%) Photoshop
8 19 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
9 11 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 11 (0.10%) InDesign
9 11 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
9 11 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
10 7 (0.066%) Mathematica
11 5 (0.047%) GNU Octave
11 5 (0.047%) InVision
12 4 (0.037%) Open Workbench
13 3 (0.028%) Acrobat
13 3 (0.028%) Adobe After Effects
14 2 (0.019%) S-PLUS
15 1 (0.009%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 104 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 64 (0.60%) Temenos T24
3 54 (0.51%) SAP FS
4 49 (0.46%) Finacle
5 42 (0.39%) SAP FI
6 41 (0.38%) SAP CO
6 41 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
7 30 (0.28%) Markit EDM
7 30 (0.28%) SAP PS
8 25 (0.23%) SAP BPC
9 21 (0.20%) FLEXCUBE
9 21 (0.20%) SAP SD
10 20 (0.19%) SAP FI-AP
10 20 (0.19%) SAP FI-AR
10 20 (0.19%) Summit
11 18 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
12 17 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 15 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 14 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 14 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 257 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
2 201 (1.88%) SaaS
3 139 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 77 (0.72%) PaaS
5 60 (0.56%) Office 365
6 59 (0.55%) IaaS
7 37 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
8 35 (0.33%) Google Analytics
9 27 (0.25%) GitHub
10 25 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
11 21 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
12 20 (0.19%) Amazon S3
13 18 (0.17%) AdWords
13 18 (0.17%) Google Compute Engine
14 12 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
15 8 (0.075%) Heroku
16 6 (0.056%) Amazon ELB
16 6 (0.056%) OpenShift
17 5 (0.047%) Amazon SQS
18 4 (0.037%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 342 (3.20%) Firewall
2 247 (2.31%) Internet
3 193 (1.81%) TCP/IP
4 162 (1.52%) DNS
5 161 (1.51%) WAN
6 158 (1.48%) LAN
7 155 (1.45%) SAN
8 147 (1.38%) Network Security
9 142 (1.33%) VPN
10 87 (0.81%) OSPF
11 86 (0.81%) HTTP
11 86 (0.81%) SSL
12 85 (0.80%) VoIP
13 80 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
13 80 (0.75%) MPLS
14 79 (0.74%) DHCP
15 78 (0.73%) BGP
16 68 (0.64%) Multicast
17 54 (0.51%) VLAN
18 53 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1631 (15.28%) SQL Server
2 494 (4.63%) Big Data
3 458 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
4 390 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 339 (3.18%) Relational Database
6 314 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 276 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 260 (2.44%) Oracle Database
9 243 (2.28%) MySQL
10 208 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
11 203 (1.90%) Hadoop
11 203 (1.90%) NoSQL
12 181 (1.70%) MongoDB
13 168 (1.57%) RDBMS
14 146 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 136 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
16 131 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
17 124 (1.16%) QlikView
18 109 (1.02%) DB2
19 100 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 396 (3.71%) Git (software)
2 366 (3.43%) JIRA
3 358 (3.35%) Selenium
4 328 (3.07%) Subversion
5 319 (2.99%) Maven
6 315 (2.95%) Jenkins
7 228 (2.14%) JUnit
8 226 (2.12%) TeamCity
9 180 (1.69%) NUnit
10 178 (1.67%) Visual Studio
11 177 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
12 140 (1.31%) Cucumber
13 118 (1.11%) Rhino Mocks
14 114 (1.07%) Ant
14 114 (1.07%) Gradle
15 98 (0.92%) Mockito
16 94 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 94 (0.88%) Moq
17 88 (0.82%) Eclipse
18 86 (0.81%) HP UFT
General
1 7762 (72.71%) Finance
2 2224 (20.83%) Investment Banking
3 1764 (16.52%) Retail
4 1463 (13.70%) Telecoms
5 612 (5.73%) Front Office
6 538 (5.04%) Marketing
7 463 (4.34%) Retail Banking
8 369 (3.46%) Financial Institution
9 353 (3.31%) Back Office
10 202 (1.89%) Legal
11 178 (1.67%) Manufacturing
12 175 (1.64%) Games
13 156 (1.46%) Advertising
14 152 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
15 146 (1.37%) Corporate Banking
16 125 (1.17%) Private Banking
17 117 (1.10%) International Banking
18 87 (0.81%) Billing
19 65 (0.61%) Aerospace
19 65 (0.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3204 (30.01%) Developer
2 1971 (18.46%) Analyst
3 958 (8.97%) Java Developer
4 874 (8.19%) Business Analyst
5 846 (7.93%) Architect
6 782 (7.33%) C# Developer
7 760 (7.12%) Consultant
8 685 (6.42%) Project Manager
9 656 (6.15%) .NET Developer
10 642 (6.01%) Senior Developer
11 587 (5.50%) Banking Analyst
12 484 (4.53%) C# .NET Developer
13 438 (4.10%) SQL Developer
14 411 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
15 373 (3.49%) Applications Support
16 297 (2.78%) Senior Java Developer
17 296 (2.77%) Senior Analyst
18 267 (2.50%) Support Analyst
19 255 (2.39%) IT Manager
20 235 (2.20%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1618 (15.16%) .NET
2 1128 (10.57%) HTML
3 883 (8.27%) CSS
4 661 (6.19%) AngularJS
5 567 (5.31%) ASP.NET
6 559 (5.24%) HTML5
7 558 (5.23%) Web Services
8 530 (4.96%) XML
9 506 (4.74%) Spring
10 505 (4.73%) jQuery
11 379 (3.55%) WCF
12 353 (3.31%) REST
13 345 (3.23%) .NET Framework
14 337 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC
15 312 (2.92%) WPF
16 272 (2.55%) SOAP
17 270 (2.53%) CSS3
17 270 (2.53%) J2EE
18 242 (2.27%) Hibernate
19 240 (2.25%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1072 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
2 565 (5.29%) Computer Science
3 459 (4.30%) Derivative
4 457 (4.28%) Equities
5 450 (4.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 428 (4.01%) Fintech
7 420 (3.93%) Fixed Income
8 339 (3.18%) User Experience
9 331 (3.10%) Management Information System
10 325 (3.04%) Mathematics
11 274 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
12 263 (2.46%) Data Centre
13 246 (2.30%) Credit Risk
14 210 (1.97%) Mobile App
15 204 (1.91%) SWIFT
16 198 (1.85%) Visualisation
17 196 (1.84%) Online Banking
18 174 (1.63%) Market Risk
19 158 (1.48%) Mobile Banking
20 132 (1.24%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1407 (13.18%) Windows
2 1148 (10.75%) Linux
3 983 (9.21%) Unix
4 427 (4.00%) Windows Server
5 196 (1.84%) Apple iOS
6 190 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 178 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 168 (1.57%) Android
9 150 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 149 (1.40%) Solaris
11 119 (1.11%) Windows 7
12 79 (0.74%) AIX
13 63 (0.59%) Windows 8
14 59 (0.55%) CentOS
15 52 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
16 46 (0.43%) Windows 10
17 37 (0.35%) SUSE
18 34 (0.32%) Windows XP
19 25 (0.23%) Mac OS X
20 23 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3049 (28.56%) Agile Software Development
2 1176 (11.02%) Project Management
3 1039 (9.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 945 (8.85%) SDLC
5 890 (8.34%) Scrum
6 775 (7.26%) Business Analysis
7 751 (7.04%) ITIL
8 737 (6.90%) TDD
9 690 (6.46%) MVC
10 639 (5.99%) Business Intelligence
11 638 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
12 617 (5.78%) Analytics
13 550 (5.15%) OO
14 517 (4.84%) Asset Management
15 509 (4.77%) Mentoring
16 488 (4.57%) E-Commerce
17 487 (4.56%) PRINCE2
18 448 (4.20%) Waterfall
19 441 (4.13%) Software Engineering
20 426 (3.99%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2747 (25.73%) SQL
2 2292 (21.47%) Java
3 1553 (14.55%) C#
4 1289 (12.07%) JavaScript
5 691 (6.47%) Python
6 514 (4.81%) C++
7 390 (3.65%) PL/SQL
8 381 (3.57%) Perl
9 334 (3.13%) PowerShell
10 330 (3.09%) T-SQL
11 320 (3.00%) C
12 229 (2.15%) Shell Script
13 169 (1.58%) PHP
14 168 (1.57%) Bash Shell
15 159 (1.49%) Scala
16 138 (1.29%) VBA
17 137 (1.28%) Ruby
18 97 (0.91%) VB
19 70 (0.66%) VB.NET
20 67 (0.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1629 (15.26%) Degree
2 253 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
3 204 (1.91%) ISEB
4 200 (1.87%) PMI Certification
5 197 (1.85%) CISSP
6 184 (1.72%) CCNP
7 148 (1.39%) ISTQB
8 126 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 125 (1.17%) CISA
10 123 (1.15%) PMP
11 118 (1.11%) CISM
12 108 (1.01%) Security Cleared
13 100 (0.94%) PhD
14 93 (0.87%) CCNA
15 89 (0.83%) SC Cleared
16 80 (0.75%) MCSE
17 75 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
18 73 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 60 (0.56%) CRISC
19 60 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 549 (5.14%) QA
2 240 (2.25%) MiFID
3 235 (2.20%) SLA
4 149 (1.40%) SEPA
5 123 (1.15%) COBIT
6 113 (1.06%) Data Quality
7 92 (0.86%) EMIR
8 85 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 80 (0.75%) PCI DSS
10 72 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 49 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
12 42 (0.39%) ISO20022
13 41 (0.38%) FATCA
14 26 (0.24%) Basel III
15 21 (0.20%) ISO 9001
16 18 (0.17%) CRD IV
17 16 (0.15%) Solvency II
18 11 (0.10%) Basel II
18 11 (0.10%) COREP
18 11 (0.10%) TARGET2
System Software
1 393 (3.68%) Active Directory
2 190 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (0.74%) Hyper-V
3 79 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
4 70 (0.66%) XenApp
5 66 (0.62%) Docker
6 46 (0.43%) vSphere
7 34 (0.32%) HDFS
7 34 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
8 33 (0.31%) NFS
9 30 (0.28%) VMware ESX
10 18 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
11 15 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 14 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
12 14 (0.13%) VMware Server
12 14 (0.13%) XenDesktop
13 13 (0.12%) VirtualBox
14 12 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
15 10 (0.094%) Xen
16 9 (0.084%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 236 (2.21%) Puppet
2 171 (1.60%) Ansible
3 163 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
4 125 (1.17%) Nagios
5 106 (0.99%) SCCM
6 95 (0.89%) Control-M
7 83 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
8 44 (0.41%) SCOM
9 39 (0.37%) Data Guard
10 38 (0.36%) Nessus
11 35 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
12 33 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
13 30 (0.28%) Cisco UCCE
14 26 (0.24%) Cisco UCCX
14 26 (0.24%) ITRS Geneos
14 26 (0.24%) Salt
15 25 (0.23%) AirWatch
15 25 (0.23%) HAProxy
16 22 (0.21%) EdgeSight
17 21 (0.20%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1406 (13.17%) Oracle
2 1298 (12.16%) Microsoft
3 428 (4.01%) Cisco
4 310 (2.90%) VMware
5 293 (2.74%) IBM
6 292 (2.74%) Sybase
7 261 (2.44%) HP
8 253 (2.37%) SAP
9 231 (2.16%) Citrix
10 223 (2.09%) Red Hat
11 136 (1.27%) Informatica
11 136 (1.27%) Murex
12 123 (1.15%) CheckPoint
13 122 (1.14%) Bloomberg
14 111 (1.04%) Google
15 106 (0.99%) Cognizant
15 106 (0.99%) Reuters
16 97 (0.91%) Tableau
17 96 (0.90%) Juniper
18 89 (0.83%) Calypso
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £23000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 minutes ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + 20-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 57 minutes ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + 30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 57 minutes ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + 20-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 57 minutes ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum Salary will be given based on experi
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £43000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + benefits,
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £17000.0000 - £22500.0000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £55000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 hours ago