The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 34 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Banking 7210 6678 8984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.94% 6.01% 7.15%
As % of the General category 13.51% 13.89% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5868 5251 7241
Average salary £60,000 £58,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -7.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,641 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.06%
General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
53380 48088 56462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.00% 43.31% 44.92%
Number of salaries quoted 41308 38041 47449
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 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -2 6737 £60,000 - 1103
London -2 5158 £65,000 +4.00% 786
City of London +1 1779 £62,500 +4.16% 396
South East -40 379 £55,000 +15.78% 55
Scotland -4 349 £50,000 +2.04% 93
Yorkshire +84 307 £45,000 - 45
West Yorkshire +90 233 £47,500 +18.75% 35
North West -11 217 £45,000 - 70
East of England +79 212 £46,500 +3.33% 19
South West +61 194 £45,000 +36.36% 74
West Midlands +67 177 £47,500 -5.00% 25
Edinburgh -2 166 £50,000 -13.04% 51
Glasgow -10 158 £50,000 +11.11% 27
Birmingham +42 138 £47,500 -5.00% 16
Manchester 0 138 £49,500 +15.11% 23
Leeds +74 137 £45,000 - 25
Surrey -14 124 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Hertfordshire +74 116 £44,000 -2.22% 7
Berkshire -31 96 £52,500 +10.52% 13
Watford +36 77 £40,000 -33.33% 5
Bristol +51 69 £36,000 +2.85% 37
Cheshire -3 66 £43,750 -16.66% 43
South Wales +11 61 £38,783 +6.54% 4
Wales +10 61 £38,783 +6.54% 4
Halifax +16 60 £43,000 +8.86% 8
Cardiff +13 60 £38,783 +6.54% 3
South Yorkshire +17 54 £32,500 -40.90% 4
Docklands, London -2 52 £72,500 +16.00% 4
Buckinghamshire +8 51 £49,000 +15.29% 12
Hampshire +8 49 £57,500 +31.42% 15

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9030 (65.93%) Finance
2 4200 (30.67%) Investment Banking
3 3103 (22.66%) SQL
4 2759 (20.14%) Java
5 2201 (16.07%) Degree
6 1956 (14.28%) Oracle
7 1936 (14.14%) C#
8 1837 (13.41%) Retail
9 1815 (13.25%) .NET
10 1690 (12.34%) UNIX
11 1675 (12.23%) SQL Server
12 1664 (12.15%) Project Management
13 1608 (11.74%) Windows
14 1449 (10.58%) Linux
15 1416 (10.34%) Microsoft
16 1346 (9.83%) Front Office
17 1305 (9.53%) Agile Software Development
18 1172 (8.56%) Stakeholder Management
19 1125 (8.21%) Business Analysis
20 1115 (8.14%) Telecoms
21 993 (7.25%) Scrum
22 909 (6.64%) C++
23 902 (6.59%) MS Excel
24 901 (6.58%) OO
25 897 (6.55%) TDD
26 885 (6.46%) ITIL
27 882 (6.44%) Derivative
28 868 (6.34%) HTML
29 840 (6.13%) Computer Science
30 839 (6.13%) Retail Banking

Banking
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 450 (3.29%) WebSphere
2 354 (2.58%) SharePoint
3 260 (1.90%) SAS
4 229 (1.67%) WebLogic
5 198 (1.45%) MS Exchange
6 180 (1.31%) IIS
7 158 (1.15%) Tomcat
8 122 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
9 121 (0.88%) MQSeries
10 111 (0.81%) Apache
11 101 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
12 96 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
13 79 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 77 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
15 71 (0.52%) TIBCO EMS
16 56 (0.41%) CMS
17 54 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
18 53 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
19 46 (0.34%) IBM Notes
20 44 (0.32%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 902 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 520 (3.80%) MS Office
3 287 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 171 (1.25%) MS Visio
5 153 (1.12%) MS Project
6 37 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
7 35 (0.26%) SPSS
8 33 (0.24%) Photoshop
9 26 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
10 12 (0.088%) Acrobat
11 10 (0.073%) Stata
12 5 (0.037%) Fireworks
12 5 (0.037%) Mathematica
12 5 (0.037%) InfoPath
13 4 (0.029%) RoboHelp
13 4 (0.029%) OmniGraffle
14 2 (0.015%) Mingle
15 1 (0.007%) S-PLUS
15 1 (0.007%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 104 (0.76%) Temenos T24
2 87 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 73 (0.53%) Summit
4 53 (0.39%) SAP FI
5 50 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
6 46 (0.34%) SAP CO
7 41 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
8 32 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
9 28 (0.20%) FLEXCUBE
10 27 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
11 24 (0.18%) INSURE/90
12 22 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
13 21 (0.15%) Finacle
13 21 (0.15%) BASE24
14 20 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 20 (0.15%) RMDS
15 19 (0.14%) Kondor+
15 19 (0.14%) TIBCO iProcess
15 19 (0.14%) Eagle PACE
16 18 (0.13%) SAP Bank Analyzer
Cloud Services
1 95 (0.69%) SaaS
2 38 (0.28%) GitHub
3 36 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (0.066%) Office 365
7 8 (0.058%) SuccessFactors
8 6 (0.044%) Force.com
9 4 (0.029%) IaaS
10 3 (0.022%) PaaS
11 2 (0.015%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.015%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 401 (2.93%) Internet
2 305 (2.23%) TCP/IP
3 270 (1.97%) Firewall
4 237 (1.73%) SAN
5 179 (1.31%) DNS
6 140 (1.02%) WAN
7 132 (0.96%) LAN
8 113 (0.83%) LDAP
9 111 (0.81%) VPN
10 92 (0.67%) DHCP
11 90 (0.66%) FTP
12 89 (0.65%) HTTP
13 80 (0.58%) BGP
14 74 (0.54%) Intranet
14 74 (0.54%) NAS
15 67 (0.49%) OSPF
16 62 (0.45%) SSL
17 61 (0.45%) SMS
18 59 (0.43%) Multicast
19 58 (0.42%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1675 (12.23%) SQL Server
2 619 (4.52%) Relational Database
3 618 (4.51%) Data Warehouse
4 353 (2.58%) Oracle Database
5 343 (2.50%) RDBMS
6 342 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 316 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 297 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 265 (1.93%) DB2
10 234 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 213 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
12 190 (1.39%) Big Data
13 147 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
14 145 (1.06%) MySQL
15 141 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
16 126 (0.92%) Data Mining
17 99 (0.72%) QlikView
18 92 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
19 90 (0.66%) OLAP
20 74 (0.54%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 251 (1.83%) Selenium
2 240 (1.75%) Subversion
2 240 (1.75%) NUnit
3 233 (1.70%) Visual Studio
4 229 (1.67%) Maven
5 224 (1.64%) JUnit
6 172 (1.26%) Eclipse
7 160 (1.17%) QuickTest Pro
8 151 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
8 151 (1.10%) Jenkins
9 139 (1.01%) Rhino Mocks
10 132 (0.96%) Moq
11 128 (0.93%) JIRA
12 123 (0.90%) Ant
13 116 (0.85%) WebDriver
13 116 (0.85%) Git (software)
14 109 (0.80%) TeamCity
15 83 (0.61%) Hudson
16 70 (0.51%) MSBuild
17 67 (0.49%) MSTest
General
1 9030 (65.93%) Finance
2 4200 (30.67%) Investment Banking
3 1837 (13.41%) Retail
4 1346 (9.83%) Front Office
5 1115 (8.14%) Telecoms
6 839 (6.13%) Retail Banking
7 604 (4.41%) Back Office
8 470 (3.43%) Marketing
9 469 (3.42%) Financial Institution
10 393 (2.87%) Legal
11 232 (1.69%) Corporate Banking
12 183 (1.34%) Law
13 181 (1.32%) Manufacturing
14 169 (1.23%) Games
15 143 (1.04%) International Banking
16 116 (0.85%) Advertising
17 102 (0.74%) French Language
18 83 (0.61%) Private Banking
19 79 (0.58%) General Ledger
20 76 (0.55%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3272 (23.89%) Analyst
2 3260 (23.80%) Developer
3 1684 (12.30%) Business Analyst
4 1078 (7.87%) Architect
5 997 (7.28%) Java Developer
6 937 (6.84%) Project Manager
7 809 (5.91%) Consultant
8 713 (5.21%) C# Developer
9 547 (3.99%) Senior Developer
10 534 (3.90%) Support Analyst
11 500 (3.65%) .NET Developer
12 473 (3.45%) Applications Support
13 431 (3.15%) Banking Business Analyst
14 415 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
15 383 (2.80%) Programmer
16 379 (2.77%) Solutions Architect
17 315 (2.30%) C# .NET Developer
18 280 (2.04%) Administrator
19 262 (1.91%) Senior Manager
20 250 (1.83%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1815 (13.25%) .NET
2 868 (6.34%) HTML
3 752 (5.49%) XML
3 752 (5.49%) ASP.NET
4 630 (4.60%) Web Services
5 625 (4.56%) WPF
6 589 (4.30%) WCF
7 579 (4.23%) J2EE
8 526 (3.84%) Spring
9 489 (3.57%) CSS
10 353 (2.58%) Middleware
11 346 (2.53%) Hibernate
12 344 (2.51%) ASP.NET MVC
13 327 (2.39%) .NET Framework
14 311 (2.27%) jQuery
15 310 (2.26%) HTML5
16 260 (1.90%) SOAP
17 248 (1.81%) JMS
18 218 (1.59%) Java EE
19 216 (1.58%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 882 (6.44%) Derivative
2 840 (6.13%) Computer Science
3 787 (5.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 693 (5.06%) Equities
5 559 (4.08%) Fixed Income
6 411 (3.00%) Mobile Banking
7 404 (2.95%) Credit Risk
8 390 (2.85%) Mathematics
9 336 (2.45%) Management Information System
10 335 (2.45%) Hedge funds
11 326 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
12 307 (2.24%) Market Risk
13 259 (1.89%) Blackberry
14 246 (1.80%) SWIFT
15 213 (1.56%) Mobile App
16 196 (1.43%) Reference Data
17 183 (1.34%) Equity Derivative
18 182 (1.33%) Online Banking
19 166 (1.21%) Open Source
20 163 (1.19%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1690 (12.34%) UNIX
2 1608 (11.74%) Windows
3 1449 (10.58%) Linux
4 333 (2.43%) Solaris
5 260 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 250 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 230 (1.68%) AIX
8 229 (1.67%) Windows 7
9 181 (1.32%) Android
10 179 (1.31%) Windows XP
11 170 (1.24%) Apple iOS
12 134 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
13 91 (0.66%) zOS
14 71 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
15 51 (0.37%) SUSE
16 33 (0.24%) Windows 8
16 33 (0.24%) HPUX
17 30 (0.22%) CentOS
17 30 (0.22%) Windows Phone
18 25 (0.18%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1664 (12.15%) Project Management
2 1305 (9.53%) Agile Software Development
3 1172 (8.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1125 (8.21%) Business Analysis
5 993 (7.25%) Scrum
6 901 (6.58%) OO
7 897 (6.55%) TDD
8 885 (6.46%) ITIL
9 825 (6.02%) Risk Management
10 654 (4.78%) Software Engineering
11 647 (4.72%) Analytics
12 638 (4.66%) PRINCE2
13 581 (4.24%) E-Commerce
14 577 (4.21%) Change Management
15 568 (4.15%) Multithreading
16 563 (4.11%) User Acceptance Testing
17 556 (4.06%) MVC
18 554 (4.04%) Business Intelligence
19 547 (3.99%) UML
20 511 (3.73%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3103 (22.66%) SQL
2 2759 (20.14%) Java
3 1936 (14.14%) C#
4 909 (6.64%) C++
5 739 (5.40%) JavaScript
6 568 (4.15%) Perl
7 448 (3.27%) Python
8 398 (2.91%) C
9 364 (2.66%) Shell Script
10 302 (2.21%) T-SQL
11 290 (2.12%) PL/SQL
12 272 (1.99%) VBA
13 215 (1.57%) PowerShell
14 158 (1.15%) VB
15 131 (0.96%) Bash Shell
16 107 (0.78%) Ruby
17 84 (0.61%) Scala
17 84 (0.61%) VB.NET
18 76 (0.55%) VBScript
19 71 (0.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2201 (16.07%) Degree
2 408 (2.98%) ISEB
3 312 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 297 (2.17%) PMI Certification
5 190 (1.39%) PMP
6 186 (1.36%) CISSP
7 171 (1.25%) MCP
8 167 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
9 162 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
10 132 (0.96%) ISTQB
11 131 (0.96%) MCAD
11 131 (0.96%) MCSD
12 127 (0.93%) MCTS
13 101 (0.74%) CISM
14 100 (0.73%) CCNA
15 98 (0.72%) CCNP
16 90 (0.66%) CISA
17 66 (0.48%) MCSE
18 64 (0.47%) Security Cleared
19 61 (0.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 769 (5.61%) QA
2 146 (1.07%) SLA
3 138 (1.01%) COBIT
4 129 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 125 (0.91%) Dodd-Frank
6 111 (0.81%) Basel III
7 109 (0.80%) EMIR
8 89 (0.65%) Solvency II
9 77 (0.56%) Data Quality
10 74 (0.54%) ISO 8583
11 70 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 69 (0.50%) MiFID
13 66 (0.48%) FATCA
14 65 (0.47%) ISO 9001
15 62 (0.45%) PCI DSS
15 62 (0.45%) COREP
16 54 (0.39%) Basel II
17 42 (0.31%) CRD IV
18 34 (0.25%) FINREP
19 15 (0.11%) IAS 39
System Software
1 566 (4.13%) Active Directory
2 247 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (0.56%) NFS
4 68 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
5 67 (0.49%) VMware ESX
6 53 (0.39%) vSphere
7 51 (0.37%) XenApp
8 43 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
9 37 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 29 (0.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 23 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
11 23 (0.17%) SRDF
12 21 (0.15%) Veritas File System
12 21 (0.15%) XenDesktop
12 21 (0.15%) Hyper-V
13 20 (0.15%) RACF
14 16 (0.12%) Terminal Services
15 14 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
16 10 (0.073%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
17 6 (0.044%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 145 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
2 103 (0.75%) Tivoli
3 77 (0.56%) SCCM
4 72 (0.53%) Puppet
5 57 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
6 52 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 49 (0.36%) Control-M
8 42 (0.31%) Data Guard
9 41 (0.30%) SCOM
10 37 (0.27%) NetBackup
11 34 (0.25%) Nagios
12 32 (0.23%) ITRS Geneos
13 28 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
14 27 (0.20%) CFEngine
15 22 (0.16%) OpenView
15 22 (0.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 18 (0.13%) Norton AntiVirus
17 16 (0.12%) MAILsweeper
18 15 (0.11%) McAfee ePO
18 15 (0.11%) Netcool
Vendors
1 1956 (14.28%) Oracle
2 1416 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 512 (3.74%) IBM
4 407 (2.97%) Sybase
5 396 (2.89%) VMware
6 357 (2.61%) SAP
7 322 (2.35%) Cisco
8 308 (2.25%) HP
9 300 (2.19%) Red Hat
10 256 (1.87%) Citrix
11 245 (1.79%) TIBCO
12 227 (1.66%) Bloomberg
13 221 (1.61%) Business Objects
14 212 (1.55%) JBoss
15 193 (1.41%) Reuters
16 167 (1.22%) EMC
17 143 (1.04%) Informatica
18 142 (1.04%) Sun
19 116 (0.85%) Murex
20 110 (0.80%) Cognizant
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits+bonuses
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Other
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Other
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
London
Morgan Smith & Partners
Salary: From £34,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Morgan Smith & Partners
Salary: From £33,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Morgan Smith & Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £DOE + excellentbenefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits package.
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits package.
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday