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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
UK
Rank 31 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Banking 5227 6151 6424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.30% 6.16% 6.12%
As % of the General category 15.24% 14.04% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4314 4644 5144
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 £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £91,900 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -2.06%

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
34302 43799 45719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.33% 43.87% 43.56%
Number of salaries quoted 27629 35678 36708
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 £30,500 £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 21 January 2017 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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +6 5017 £62,500 +4.16% 689
London +1 3874 £65,000 +4.00% 544
City of London -3 657 £70,000 +7.69% 108
South East -25 308 £47,500 - 40
South West -19 216 £52,500 +16.66% 29
North West -37 179 £46,750 +3.88% 11
Scotland -24 142 £53,500 +7.00% 20
East of England -21 128 £51,750 -1.42% 29
East Midlands +45 111 £60,000 +60.00% 6
West Midlands +49 106 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Berkshire -28 105 £48,750 -2.50% 12
Yorkshire -18 103 £46,000 -5.15% 19
Bristol +1 102 £55,000 +17.21% 15
Nottinghamshire +35 86 £60,000 +60.00% 2
Nottingham +29 82 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Cheshire +34 74 £46,750 +24.66% 1
Edinburgh -27 74 £53,250 +12.10% 17
Birmingham +19 68 £60,000 +34.83% 4
Hertfordshire +12 62 £51,250 -3.30% 5
Glasgow -7 62 £54,000 +11.34% 2
West Yorkshire -6 61 £46,000 -8.00% 9
Manchester -74 56 £50,000 - 10
Canary Wharf +1 55 £70,000 +3.70%
Wiltshire +17 50 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Buckinghamshire -1 50 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Surrey +38 48 £50,000 -13.04% 12
Leeds +34 48 £46,000 -48.88% 6
Reading -15 41 £60,000 +14.28% 6
Merseyside -15 40 £47,500 +5.55%
Liverpool -12 39 £47,500 +5.55%

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 8012 (75.66%) Finance
2 3271 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
3 2699 (25.49%) SQL
4 2610 (24.65%) Java
5 2119 (20.01%) Investment Banking
6 1769 (16.71%) C#
7 1766 (16.68%) .NET
8 1663 (15.70%) Telecoms
9 1589 (15.01%) Degree
10 1566 (14.79%) SQL Server
11 1401 (13.23%) Windows
12 1393 (13.16%) Retail
13 1333 (12.59%) Linux
14 1306 (12.33%) JavaScript
15 1186 (11.20%) HTML
16 1176 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
17 1111 (10.49%) Microsoft
18 1068 (10.09%) Oracle
19 1022 (9.65%) Project Management
20 1018 (9.61%) Scrum
21 1003 (9.47%) Unix
22 972 (9.18%) Python
23 886 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
24 870 (8.22%) E-Commerce
25 817 (7.72%) SDLC
26 814 (7.69%) CSS
27 780 (7.37%) AngularJS
28 763 (7.21%) Computer Science
29 757 (7.15%) MS Excel
30 741 (7.00%) TDD

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
1 376 (3.55%) WebSphere
2 287 (2.71%) Apache
3 279 (2.63%) Tomcat
4 275 (2.60%) IIS
5 248 (2.34%) Apache Spark
6 246 (2.32%) JBoss
7 237 (2.24%) SharePoint
8 206 (1.95%) WebLogic
9 177 (1.67%) SAS
10 140 (1.32%) Jetty
11 118 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
12 114 (1.08%) MS Exchange
13 92 (0.87%) CMS
14 90 (0.85%) Confluence
15 89 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 85 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
17 78 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
18 76 (0.72%) OpenStack
19 74 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
20 72 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 757 (7.15%) MS Excel
2 275 (2.60%) MS Office
3 136 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 102 (0.96%) MS Visio
5 87 (0.82%) MS Project
6 48 (0.45%) SPSS
7 42 (0.40%) Photoshop
8 22 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
9 8 (0.076%) Spreadsheet
10 6 (0.057%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (0.047%) InDesign
12 4 (0.038%) EViews
12 4 (0.038%) Mathematica
13 3 (0.028%) InVision
14 1 (0.009%) Adobe Captivate
14 1 (0.009%) FrameMaker
14 1 (0.009%) FreeHand
14 1 (0.009%) OmniGraffle
14 1 (0.009%) SmartSuite
14 1 (0.009%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 50 (0.47%) Temenos T24
2 46 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 35 (0.33%) SAP CO
3 35 (0.33%) SAP FI
3 35 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 34 (0.32%) Summit
5 24 (0.23%) Finacle
6 23 (0.22%) SAP SD
7 21 (0.20%) RMDS
7 21 (0.20%) SAP FI-AP
8 20 (0.19%) SAP PS
9 19 (0.18%) Markit EDM
9 19 (0.18%) SAP FI-AR
10 17 (0.16%) SAP BPC
11 13 (0.12%) Bankmaster
12 12 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
13 11 (0.10%) Bloomberg TOMS
13 11 (0.10%) Misys Equation
14 10 (0.094%) CA PPM
15 9 (0.085%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 441 (4.16%) Amazon AWS
2 342 (3.23%) SaaS
3 259 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 93 (0.88%) Office 365
5 64 (0.60%) PaaS
6 45 (0.42%) GitHub
6 45 (0.42%) IaaS
7 43 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
8 24 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
9 22 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
10 21 (0.20%) Google App Engine
11 20 (0.19%) Heroku
12 17 (0.16%) OpenShift
13 15 (0.14%) Google Analytics
14 14 (0.13%) Google Compute Engine
15 13 (0.12%) Amazon S3
16 9 (0.085%) G Suite
17 8 (0.076%) IBM Blueworks
18 7 (0.066%) Lucidchart
19 6 (0.057%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 264 (2.49%) Firewall
2 206 (1.95%) Internet
3 186 (1.76%) TCP/IP
4 138 (1.30%) LAN
5 129 (1.22%) VPN
6 127 (1.20%) DNS
7 119 (1.12%) WAN
8 106 (1.00%) Network Security
9 103 (0.97%) SAN
10 100 (0.94%) HTTP
11 99 (0.93%) MPLS
12 96 (0.91%) SSL
13 91 (0.86%) BGP
14 86 (0.81%) OSPF
14 86 (0.81%) VoIP
15 83 (0.78%) DHCP
16 74 (0.70%) EIGRP
17 71 (0.67%) Cisco Nexus
18 69 (0.65%) Intranet
19 62 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1566 (14.79%) SQL Server
2 591 (5.58%) Big Data
3 391 (3.69%) Hadoop
4 373 (3.52%) Relational Database
5 355 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
6 282 (2.66%) NoSQL
7 278 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 263 (2.48%) MySQL
9 205 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 200 (1.89%) RDBMS
11 186 (1.76%) MongoDB
12 176 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
13 159 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
14 157 (1.48%) Oracle Database
15 143 (1.35%) DB2
16 142 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
17 132 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 129 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
19 122 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
20 109 (1.03%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 373 (3.52%) JIRA
2 302 (2.85%) Git (software)
3 301 (2.84%) Jenkins
4 300 (2.83%) Maven
5 292 (2.76%) Selenium
6 275 (2.60%) TeamCity
7 211 (1.99%) Subversion
8 202 (1.91%) NUnit
9 193 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
10 192 (1.81%) Octopus Deploy
11 190 (1.79%) MSBuild
12 189 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 172 (1.62%) JUnit
14 144 (1.36%) Hudson
15 135 (1.27%) Visual Studio
16 124 (1.17%) Rhino Mocks
17 122 (1.15%) Cucumber
18 102 (0.96%) Gradle
19 97 (0.92%) MSTest
20 94 (0.89%) Moq
General
1 8012 (75.66%) Finance
2 2119 (20.01%) Investment Banking
3 1663 (15.70%) Telecoms
4 1393 (13.16%) Retail
5 695 (6.56%) Front Office
6 493 (4.66%) Marketing
7 486 (4.59%) Financial Institution
8 392 (3.70%) Retail Banking
9 359 (3.39%) Back Office
10 276 (2.61%) Legal
11 215 (2.03%) Corporate Banking
12 182 (1.72%) Games
13 130 (1.23%) Private Banking
14 103 (0.97%) Advertising
15 81 (0.76%) Publishing
16 64 (0.60%) Law
17 58 (0.55%) Manufacturing
18 53 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
19 49 (0.46%) International Banking
20 47 (0.44%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3499 (33.04%) Developer
2 1758 (16.60%) Analyst
3 1188 (11.22%) Java Developer
4 956 (9.03%) C# Developer
5 811 (7.66%) Architect
6 758 (7.16%) Senior Developer
7 731 (6.90%) Business Analyst
8 677 (6.39%) .NET Developer
9 608 (5.74%) Consultant
10 596 (5.63%) Project Manager
11 520 (4.91%) Banking Analyst
12 504 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
13 417 (3.94%) SQL Developer
14 385 (3.64%) Senior Java Developer
15 366 (3.46%) Applications Support
16 339 (3.20%) Solutions Architect
17 282 (2.66%) Support Analyst
18 262 (2.47%) Financial Analyst
19 236 (2.23%) Junior
20 234 (2.21%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1766 (16.68%) .NET
2 1186 (11.20%) HTML
3 814 (7.69%) CSS
4 780 (7.37%) AngularJS
5 582 (5.50%) ASP.NET
6 579 (5.47%) HTML5
7 564 (5.33%) XML
8 469 (4.43%) Spring
9 427 (4.03%) WPF
10 391 (3.69%) Web Services
11 357 (3.37%) WCF
12 319 (3.01%) jQuery
13 317 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
14 312 (2.95%) React
15 289 (2.73%) Hibernate
16 277 (2.62%) .NET Framework
17 276 (2.61%) J2EE
18 269 (2.54%) REST
19 265 (2.50%) CSS3
20 244 (2.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 886 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
2 763 (7.21%) Computer Science
3 601 (5.68%) Fintech
4 459 (4.33%) Derivative
5 434 (4.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 424 (4.00%) Equities
7 366 (3.46%) Fixed Income
8 334 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
9 331 (3.13%) Management Information System
10 306 (2.89%) Mathematics
11 299 (2.82%) Client/Server
11 299 (2.82%) Data Centre
12 271 (2.56%) Online Banking
13 266 (2.51%) User Experience
14 203 (1.92%) Visualisation
15 186 (1.76%) Hedge funds
16 182 (1.72%) Credit Risk
17 180 (1.70%) Mobile Banking
18 163 (1.54%) Mobile App
19 129 (1.22%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1401 (13.23%) Windows
2 1333 (12.59%) Linux
3 1003 (9.47%) Unix
4 441 (4.16%) Windows Server
5 236 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 223 (2.11%) Apple iOS
7 197 (1.86%) Android
8 183 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 137 (1.29%) Windows 7
10 111 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 91 (0.86%) Solaris
12 52 (0.49%) CentOS
12 52 (0.49%) Windows 10
13 44 (0.42%) AIX
14 39 (0.37%) Windows 8
15 30 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
16 27 (0.25%) Ubuntu
17 21 (0.20%) HPUX
18 18 (0.17%) Windows XP
19 14 (0.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3271 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
2 1176 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1022 (9.65%) Project Management
4 1018 (9.61%) Scrum
5 870 (8.22%) E-Commerce
6 817 (7.72%) SDLC
7 741 (7.00%) TDD
8 684 (6.46%) Analytics
9 650 (6.14%) DevOps
10 627 (5.92%) Business Analysis
10 627 (5.92%) Continuous Integration
11 620 (5.86%) OO
12 614 (5.80%) Software Engineering
13 606 (5.72%) ITIL
14 581 (5.49%) MVC
15 571 (5.39%) Risk Management
16 558 (5.27%) Multithreading
17 532 (5.02%) Change Management
18 512 (4.84%) Mentoring
19 454 (4.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2699 (25.49%) SQL
2 2610 (24.65%) Java
3 1769 (16.71%) C#
4 1306 (12.33%) JavaScript
5 972 (9.18%) Python
6 649 (6.13%) C++
7 443 (4.18%) PowerShell
8 396 (3.74%) Perl
9 308 (2.91%) C
10 290 (2.74%) Scala
11 256 (2.42%) T-SQL
12 255 (2.41%) Shell Script
13 254 (2.40%) Bash Shell
14 222 (2.10%) PL/SQL
15 196 (1.85%) Ruby
16 156 (1.47%) PHP
17 132 (1.25%) VBA
18 83 (0.78%) Go
19 76 (0.72%) VB
20 68 (0.64%) R
Qualifications
1 1589 (15.01%) Degree
2 286 (2.70%) CISSP
3 244 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
4 235 (2.22%) ISEB
5 204 (1.93%) CCNP
6 203 (1.92%) CISM
7 169 (1.60%) CISA
8 167 (1.58%) ISTQB
9 120 (1.13%) PMI Certification
10 90 (0.85%) CCNA
11 78 (0.74%) CRISC
11 78 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
11 78 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
12 75 (0.71%) CCIE
13 71 (0.67%) PMP
14 58 (0.55%) PhD
14 58 (0.55%) Security Cleared
15 53 (0.50%) GIAC
16 52 (0.49%) CCVP
17 49 (0.46%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 481 (4.54%) QA
2 237 (2.24%) MiFID
3 148 (1.40%) SLA
4 123 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 98 (0.93%) COBIT
6 88 (0.83%) Data Quality
7 71 (0.67%) EMIR
8 69 (0.65%) PCI DSS
9 68 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 63 (0.59%) SEPA
11 47 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
12 35 (0.33%) FATCA
13 27 (0.25%) Basel III
14 23 (0.22%) Basel II
15 15 (0.14%) ISO 9001
16 13 (0.12%) GDPR
17 12 (0.11%) ISO20022
18 11 (0.10%) COREP
18 11 (0.10%) FINREP
19 9 (0.085%) TARGET2
System Software
1 384 (3.63%) Active Directory
2 128 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 107 (1.01%) Docker
4 71 (0.67%) Hyper-V
5 54 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
6 50 (0.47%) XenApp
7 49 (0.46%) vSphere
8 48 (0.45%) NFS
9 35 (0.33%) HDFS
10 25 (0.24%) KVM
11 21 (0.20%) XenDesktop
12 19 (0.18%) Xen
13 18 (0.17%) SRDF
14 16 (0.15%) Apache Flume
15 14 (0.13%) Firmware
15 14 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
16 13 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
17 10 (0.094%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 9 (0.085%) Virtual Servers
19 8 (0.076%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 387 (3.65%) Puppet
2 307 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
3 300 (2.83%) Ansible
4 111 (1.05%) Nagios
5 100 (0.94%) SCCM
6 91 (0.86%) Control-M
7 71 (0.67%) Salt
8 60 (0.57%) Cisco UCCE
9 55 (0.52%) logstash
10 54 (0.51%) Kibana
11 50 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
12 49 (0.46%) Cisco UCCX
12 49 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
13 46 (0.43%) Nessus
14 42 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
15 34 (0.32%) ITRS Geneos
16 31 (0.29%) SCOM
17 27 (0.25%) Terraform
18 25 (0.24%) CFEngine
19 23 (0.22%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 1111 (10.49%) Microsoft
2 1068 (10.09%) Oracle
3 370 (3.49%) Cisco
4 315 (2.97%) IBM
5 291 (2.75%) Sybase
6 287 (2.71%) Red Hat
7 243 (2.29%) VMware
8 180 (1.70%) Citrix
9 176 (1.66%) SAP
10 168 (1.59%) HP
11 149 (1.41%) Bloomberg
12 133 (1.26%) CheckPoint
13 131 (1.24%) Splunk
14 122 (1.15%) Reuters
15 120 (1.13%) F5
16 116 (1.10%) Google
17 109 (1.03%) Murex
18 102 (0.96%) Palo Alto
19 96 (0.91%) TIBCO
20 85 (0.80%) Informatica
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000.00 - £75500.00 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £60000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
The People Network
Salary: holiday discounts, flexible hours
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £95000 per annum + Benefit
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
The People Network
Salary: £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: competitive salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
The People Network
Salary: £30000 per annum + holiday discount, flexible hours
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago