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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 47 29 38
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +9
Permanent jobs citing Banking 5237 7387 7031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.34% 6.65% 5.91%
As % of the General category 12.48% 14.92% 13.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4052 5528 5756
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £87,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
41974 49512 52566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.80% 44.56% 44.21%
Number of salaries quoted 34389 39219 40985
Median salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 June 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 June 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 -18 4818 £60,000 +4.34% 851
London -3 3603 £65,000 +5.69% 661
City of London -5 758 £65,000 +8.33% 144
South East 0 471 £45,000 -14.28% 80
Scotland -7 384 £52,000 +4.00% 50
Edinburgh 0 194 £55,000 +10.00% 31
North West -14 179 £47,025 -1.00% 22
Glasgow -1 172 £47,500 -4.04% 18
Berkshire -3 151 £47,500 -13.63% 23
East of England +7 145 £52,500 - 15
South West -53 127 £41,250 -5.17% 23
West Midlands -14 121 £50,000 -4.76% 20
Yorkshire -45 121 £45,000 - 16
Surrey +17 96 £47,500 -9.52% 17
Hampshire +17 90 £42,500 -22.72% 10
Manchester -40 86 £55,000 +15.78% 16
Reading -1 81 £50,000 -13.04% 15
Birmingham -23 68 £55,000 +2.32% 13
West Yorkshire -65 66 £45,000 -10.00% 10
Hertfordshire +34 61 £55,000 +4.76% 3
East Midlands -61 52 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Bedfordshire +28 51 £58,500 +46.25% 4
Wimbledon -5 49 - -
Oxfordshire -1 47 £41,250 -13.15% 11
Bristol -31 47 £45,000 +12.50% 15
South Yorkshire +6 43 £42,500 +10.38% 5
Buckinghamshire +5 41 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Leeds -14 38 £50,000 - 4
Watford +27 35 £52,500 -19.23% 3
Sheffield +6 33 £42,500 +10.38% 1

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 7996 (72.06%) Finance
2 3018 (27.20%) Agile Software Development
3 2841 (25.60%) SQL
4 2331 (21.01%) Investment Banking
5 2183 (19.67%) Java
6 1876 (16.91%) Retail
7 1764 (15.90%) Degree
8 1699 (15.31%) .NET
9 1686 (15.19%) SQL Server
10 1630 (14.69%) C#
11 1533 (13.81%) Microsoft
12 1522 (13.72%) Oracle
13 1502 (13.54%) Telecoms
14 1497 (13.49%) Windows
15 1305 (11.76%) JavaScript
16 1272 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
17 1266 (11.41%) Project Management
18 1123 (10.12%) HTML
19 1062 (9.57%) Linux
20 1044 (9.41%) Stakeholder Management
21 961 (8.66%) Unix
22 927 (8.35%) ITIL
23 925 (8.34%) SDLC
24 877 (7.90%) MS Excel
25 868 (7.82%) Scrum
26 848 (7.64%) CSS
27 774 (6.97%) MVC
28 767 (6.91%) Business Analysis
29 766 (6.90%) TDD
30 761 (6.86%) Business Intelligence

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
1 331 (2.98%) WebSphere
2 294 (2.65%) Tomcat
3 293 (2.64%) SharePoint
4 245 (2.21%) Apache
5 238 (2.14%) IIS
6 223 (2.01%) SAS
7 207 (1.87%) JBoss
8 178 (1.60%) WebLogic
9 140 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
10 132 (1.19%) Apache Spark
11 127 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
12 125 (1.13%) Confluence
13 123 (1.11%) MS Exchange
14 101 (0.91%) CMS
15 70 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
16 67 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
17 66 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
18 48 (0.43%) Mule
19 46 (0.41%) MQSeries
20 42 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 877 (7.90%) MS Excel
2 499 (4.50%) MS Office
3 160 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 152 (1.37%) MS Visio
5 86 (0.77%) MS Project
6 45 (0.41%) SPSS
7 33 (0.30%) Photoshop
8 23 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
9 18 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
10 13 (0.12%) InDesign
11 12 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 11 (0.099%) OmniGraffle
13 10 (0.090%) S-PLUS
14 8 (0.072%) Acrobat
15 7 (0.063%) Mathematica
16 5 (0.045%) GNU Octave
17 4 (0.036%) InVision
18 3 (0.027%) Adobe After Effects
18 3 (0.027%) InfoPath
18 3 (0.027%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 96 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 88 (0.79%) Temenos T24
3 62 (0.56%) SAP FI
4 60 (0.54%) SAP FS
5 58 (0.52%) SAP CO
5 58 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
6 55 (0.50%) Finacle
7 38 (0.34%) Markit EDM
8 27 (0.24%) SAP PS
9 26 (0.23%) FLEXCUBE
10 24 (0.22%) thinkFolio
11 22 (0.20%) MultiFonds
11 22 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 22 (0.20%) SAP BPC
12 21 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 20 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
14 19 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
14 19 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 17 (0.15%) SAP FI-AP
15 17 (0.15%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 187 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 151 (1.36%) SaaS
3 128 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 89 (0.80%) PaaS
5 74 (0.67%) IaaS
6 51 (0.46%) GitHub
7 50 (0.45%) Office 365
8 36 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
9 34 (0.31%) Google Analytics
10 19 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
11 18 (0.16%) AdWords
12 16 (0.14%) Amazon S3
13 14 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
14 9 (0.081%) Force.com
15 8 (0.072%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 8 (0.072%) OpenShift
16 5 (0.045%) iTunes
17 4 (0.036%) Google Cloud Platform
17 4 (0.036%) Sage Pay
18 3 (0.027%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 349 (3.14%) Firewall
2 310 (2.79%) Internet
3 215 (1.94%) TCP/IP
4 192 (1.73%) SAN
5 173 (1.56%) WAN
6 161 (1.45%) LAN
7 159 (1.43%) DNS
8 155 (1.40%) Network Security
9 130 (1.17%) VPN
10 103 (0.93%) OSPF
11 99 (0.89%) BGP
12 91 (0.82%) SSL
13 87 (0.78%) VoIP
14 82 (0.74%) MPLS
15 81 (0.73%) Cisco ASA
16 80 (0.72%) Wireless
17 77 (0.69%) DHCP
18 72 (0.65%) HTTP
19 67 (0.60%) Multicast
20 59 (0.53%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1686 (15.19%) SQL Server
2 559 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
3 488 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 472 (4.25%) Big Data
5 428 (3.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 381 (3.43%) Relational Database
7 354 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
8 295 (2.66%) Oracle Database
9 256 (2.31%) MySQL
10 250 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
11 219 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 218 (1.96%) NoSQL
13 196 (1.77%) MongoDB
14 186 (1.68%) Hadoop
15 179 (1.61%) RDBMS
16 168 (1.51%) SQL Server 2014
17 157 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
18 152 (1.37%) QlikView
19 139 (1.25%) DB2
20 110 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 402 (3.62%) Git (software)
2 370 (3.33%) JIRA
3 351 (3.16%) Selenium
4 348 (3.14%) Jenkins
5 333 (3.00%) Subversion
6 307 (2.77%) Maven
7 227 (2.05%) NUnit
8 211 (1.90%) JUnit
9 203 (1.83%) TeamCity
10 187 (1.69%) Visual Studio
11 173 (1.56%) Rhino Mocks
12 163 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
13 143 (1.29%) Moq
14 138 (1.24%) Cucumber
15 134 (1.21%) Ant
16 130 (1.17%) MSTest
17 114 (1.03%) Gradle
18 112 (1.01%) Eclipse
19 88 (0.79%) Mockito
20 85 (0.77%) HP UFT
General
1 7996 (72.06%) Finance
2 2331 (21.01%) Investment Banking
3 1876 (16.91%) Retail
4 1502 (13.54%) Telecoms
5 695 (6.26%) Front Office
6 579 (5.22%) Marketing
7 469 (4.23%) Retail Banking
8 363 (3.27%) Financial Institution
9 358 (3.23%) Back Office
10 236 (2.13%) Legal
11 189 (1.70%) Manufacturing
12 175 (1.58%) Advertising
13 157 (1.41%) Games
14 155 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
15 149 (1.34%) Corporate Banking
16 130 (1.17%) International Banking
17 121 (1.09%) Private Banking
18 96 (0.87%) Billing
19 88 (0.79%) Law
20 72 (0.65%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3157 (28.45%) Developer
2 2136 (19.25%) Analyst
3 912 (8.22%) Business Analyst
4 870 (7.84%) Java Developer
5 863 (7.78%) C# Developer
6 807 (7.27%) Consultant
7 802 (7.23%) Architect
8 751 (6.77%) .NET Developer
9 691 (6.23%) Project Manager
10 637 (5.74%) Senior Developer
11 598 (5.39%) Banking Analyst
12 579 (5.22%) C# .NET Developer
13 454 (4.09%) SQL Developer
14 399 (3.60%) Solutions Architect
15 328 (2.96%) Applications Support
16 309 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
17 275 (2.48%) Support Analyst
18 274 (2.47%) IT Manager
19 260 (2.34%) Administrator
20 257 (2.32%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1699 (15.31%) .NET
2 1123 (10.12%) HTML
3 848 (7.64%) CSS
4 679 (6.12%) ASP.NET
5 652 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 635 (5.72%) Web Services
7 587 (5.29%) XML
8 575 (5.18%) HTML5
9 548 (4.94%) Spring
10 541 (4.88%) jQuery
11 433 (3.90%) .NET Framework
12 415 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC
13 376 (3.39%) WCF
14 338 (3.05%) REST
15 312 (2.81%) WPF
16 283 (2.55%) J2EE
17 277 (2.50%) SOAP
18 258 (2.32%) CSS3
19 254 (2.29%) Hibernate
20 240 (2.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1272 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
2 603 (5.43%) Computer Science
3 507 (4.57%) Equities
4 480 (4.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 472 (4.25%) Derivative
6 452 (4.07%) Fixed Income
7 441 (3.97%) Fintech
8 372 (3.35%) Management Information System
9 369 (3.33%) Mathematics
10 345 (3.11%) Data Centre
11 302 (2.72%) User Experience
12 275 (2.48%) Credit Risk
13 252 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
14 244 (2.20%) SWIFT
15 210 (1.89%) Online Banking
16 196 (1.77%) Hedge funds
17 189 (1.70%) Virtual Team
18 188 (1.69%) Visualisation
19 183 (1.65%) Clustering
20 174 (1.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1497 (13.49%) Windows
2 1062 (9.57%) Linux
3 961 (8.66%) Unix
4 461 (4.15%) Windows Server
5 205 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 203 (1.83%) Apple iOS
7 202 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 187 (1.69%) Android
9 177 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 150 (1.35%) Solaris
11 148 (1.33%) Windows 7
12 84 (0.76%) AIX
13 67 (0.60%) Windows 8
14 48 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
15 44 (0.40%) Windows XP
16 34 (0.31%) zOS
17 33 (0.30%) CentOS
18 32 (0.29%) Windows 10
19 23 (0.21%) Mac OS X
20 20 (0.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3018 (27.20%) Agile Software Development
2 1266 (11.41%) Project Management
3 1044 (9.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 927 (8.35%) ITIL
5 925 (8.34%) SDLC
6 868 (7.82%) Scrum
7 774 (6.97%) MVC
8 767 (6.91%) Business Analysis
9 766 (6.90%) TDD
10 761 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
11 670 (6.04%) Continuous Integration
12 650 (5.86%) Analytics
13 628 (5.66%) Asset Management
14 543 (4.89%) OO
15 528 (4.76%) PRINCE2
16 503 (4.53%) SOA
17 502 (4.52%) E-Commerce
18 498 (4.49%) Mentoring
19 467 (4.21%) Risk Management
20 447 (4.03%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2841 (25.60%) SQL
2 2183 (19.67%) Java
3 1630 (14.69%) C#
4 1305 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 598 (5.39%) Python
6 442 (3.98%) C++
7 413 (3.72%) PL/SQL
8 349 (3.14%) Perl
9 339 (3.05%) PowerShell
10 328 (2.96%) T-SQL
11 316 (2.85%) C
12 210 (1.89%) PHP
13 201 (1.81%) Shell Script
14 175 (1.58%) Bash Shell
15 141 (1.27%) VBA
16 130 (1.17%) Ruby
17 125 (1.13%) Scala
18 104 (0.94%) VB
19 101 (0.91%) R
20 90 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1764 (15.90%) Degree
2 288 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
3 256 (2.31%) ISEB
4 254 (2.29%) PMI Certification
5 208 (1.87%) CCNP
6 177 (1.60%) CISSP
7 164 (1.48%) ISTQB
8 150 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 129 (1.16%) PMP
10 127 (1.14%) Security Cleared
11 120 (1.08%) CISM
12 103 (0.93%) CCNA
13 102 (0.92%) SC Cleared
14 100 (0.90%) CISA
15 97 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 83 (0.75%) PhD
17 81 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
18 80 (0.72%) MCSE
19 68 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 64 (0.58%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 642 (5.79%) QA
2 269 (2.42%) SLA
3 225 (2.03%) MiFID
4 127 (1.14%) COBIT
5 119 (1.07%) Data Quality
6 116 (1.05%) EMIR
7 95 (0.86%) SEPA
8 87 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 70 (0.63%) Dodd-Frank
10 64 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 59 (0.53%) PCI DSS
12 43 (0.39%) ISO20022
13 40 (0.36%) FATCA
14 37 (0.33%) Basel III
15 35 (0.32%) ISO 9001
16 28 (0.25%) Solvency II
17 25 (0.23%) Basel II
18 21 (0.19%) CRD IV
19 16 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
20 15 (0.14%) ISO15022
System Software
1 452 (4.07%) Active Directory
2 230 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 101 (0.91%) XenApp
4 83 (0.75%) Docker
5 75 (0.68%) Hyper-V
6 68 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
7 56 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
8 41 (0.37%) vSphere
9 32 (0.29%) HDFS
9 32 (0.29%) Time Sharing Option
10 31 (0.28%) XenDesktop
11 30 (0.27%) NFS
12 27 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
13 26 (0.23%) VMware ESX
14 18 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
15 14 (0.13%) Postfix
15 14 (0.13%) VirtualBox
15 14 (0.13%) VMware Server
16 13 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 13 (0.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 186 (1.68%) Puppet
2 162 (1.46%) Nagios
3 128 (1.15%) SCCM
4 117 (1.05%) Ansible
5 109 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
6 88 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
7 68 (0.61%) SCOM
8 67 (0.60%) Control-M
9 51 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
10 44 (0.40%) Data Guard
11 40 (0.36%) EdgeSight
12 38 (0.34%) ITRS Geneos
13 36 (0.32%) HP Operations Orchestration
14 33 (0.30%) Tivoli
15 32 (0.29%) Cisco UCCX
16 28 (0.25%) Netcool
17 26 (0.23%) Cisco UCCE
17 26 (0.23%) OpenView
17 26 (0.23%) SCOrch
18 24 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1533 (13.81%) Microsoft
2 1522 (13.72%) Oracle
3 478 (4.31%) Cisco
4 374 (3.37%) VMware
5 339 (3.05%) IBM
6 331 (2.98%) HP
7 327 (2.95%) SAP
8 263 (2.37%) Citrix
9 235 (2.12%) Sybase
10 202 (1.82%) Red Hat
11 138 (1.24%) Bloomberg
12 121 (1.09%) CheckPoint
12 121 (1.09%) Reuters
13 118 (1.06%) Cognizant
14 115 (1.04%) Informatica
15 114 (1.03%) Juniper
16 112 (1.01%) Murex
17 105 (0.95%) Adobe
18 99 (0.89%) Calypso
19 97 (0.87%) Tableau
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Salary: Up to £37,500 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
onezeero.
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and other benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
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Uxbridge, Middlesex
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £80000 - £1350000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Cognizant
Posted: 5 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 12% Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Revolution Technology
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