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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 35 29 25
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Banking 6904 7093 8072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.94% 6.52% 6.84%
As % of the General category 13.47% 14.80% 15.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5645 5639 6835
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -5.00%
General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
51250 47915 52899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.07% 44.01% 44.86%
Number of salaries quoted 39800 37831 44639
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 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -5 6390 £60,000 - 1106
London -4 4768 £65,000 +4.00% 771
City of London -5 1713 £62,500 +4.16% 364
South East +41 532 £52,500 +10.52% 89
Scotland 0 384 £48,000 -4.00% 79
South West +44 251 £42,500 -5.55% 91
North West +44 238 £45,000 -14.28% 44
Edinburgh +4 199 £47,000 -6.00% 35
Yorkshire -6 189 £42,500 -5.55% 44
East of England +56 186 £47,750 +12.35% 27
Manchester +61 162 £45,000 -5.26% 27
Surrey +7 150 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Berkshire +75 147 £52,500 +16.66% 39
Glasgow -7 140 £55,000 +4.76% 31
West Yorkshire -20 128 £42,500 -5.55% 32
Leeds -5 103 £42,500 +6.25% 16
West Midlands -38 93 £50,000 - 18
Buckinghamshire +24 91 £44,000 +2.32% 18
Hertfordshire +27 87 £52,000 +23.80% 12
Birmingham -20 74 £52,500 +5.00% 15
Bristol +22 71 £33,500 -10.66% 49
Dorset +1 61 £50,000 - 3
Wiltshire +29 59 £41,250 -25.00% 27
Cheshire -20 59 £45,000 -18.18% 14
East Midlands -12 57 £45,000 -10.00% 14
Milton Keynes +1 54 £47,500 +10.46% 7
Reading +24 51 £55,000 +29.41% 18
Hampshire +29 49 £52,500 -16.00% 11
Newbury +45 47 £52,500 +16.66% 7
Swindon +15 45 £42,500 -22.72% 18

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 9497 (67.02%) Finance
2 4162 (29.37%) Investment Banking
3 3456 (24.39%) SQL
4 3018 (21.30%) Java
5 2200 (15.53%) Degree
6 2077 (14.66%) Oracle
7 1979 (13.97%) C#
8 1963 (13.85%) SQL Server
9 1874 (13.23%) .NET
10 1862 (13.14%) Retail
11 1733 (12.23%) Project Management
12 1719 (12.13%) UNIX
13 1628 (11.49%) Windows
14 1443 (10.18%) Linux
15 1351 (9.53%) Front Office
16 1347 (9.51%) Microsoft
17 1293 (9.12%) Stakeholder Management
18 1292 (9.12%) Telecoms
19 1189 (8.39%) Agile Software Development
20 1142 (8.06%) Business Analysis
21 1035 (7.30%) HTML
22 967 (6.82%) OO
23 955 (6.74%) C++
24 938 (6.62%) Scrum
25 910 (6.42%) TDD
26 899 (6.34%) MS Excel
27 888 (6.27%) JavaScript
28 842 (5.94%) ITIL
29 841 (5.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
30 835 (5.89%) Derivative

Banking
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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
1 474 (3.35%) WebSphere
2 381 (2.69%) SharePoint
3 288 (2.03%) SAS
4 268 (1.89%) WebLogic
5 222 (1.57%) IIS
6 204 (1.44%) MS Exchange
7 170 (1.20%) Tomcat
8 161 (1.14%) Apache
9 137 (0.97%) MQSeries
10 132 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
11 130 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
12 113 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
13 111 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
14 82 (0.58%) Oracle Coherence
15 66 (0.47%) TIBCO EMS
16 65 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
17 64 (0.45%) CICS
18 63 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 59 (0.42%) CMS
20 55 (0.39%) Node.js
Applications
1 899 (6.34%) MS Excel
2 534 (3.77%) MS Office
3 260 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 189 (1.33%) MS Project
5 165 (1.16%) MS Visio
6 34 (0.24%) SPSS
7 32 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
8 29 (0.20%) Photoshop
9 12 (0.085%) Acrobat
10 11 (0.078%) Adobe Illustrator
11 10 (0.071%) InfoPath
12 6 (0.042%) Fireworks
13 5 (0.035%) OmniGraffle
14 3 (0.021%) Stata
14 3 (0.021%) Mathematica
15 2 (0.014%) Open Workbench
16 1 (0.007%) ArcView
16 1 (0.007%) InDesign
16 1 (0.007%) Doxygen
16 1 (0.007%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 76 (0.54%) Temenos T24
2 66 (0.47%) SAP FI
3 64 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 61 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
4 61 (0.43%) SAP CO
5 59 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
6 42 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
7 40 (0.28%) Summit
8 32 (0.23%) Markit EDM
9 24 (0.17%) SAP BPC
10 22 (0.16%) RMDS
10 22 (0.16%) Kondor+
11 20 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
11 20 (0.14%) FLEXCUBE
12 19 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
12 19 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
12 19 (0.13%) TIBCO iProcess
13 18 (0.13%) Finacle
13 18 (0.13%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 18 (0.13%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 139 (0.98%) SaaS
2 53 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (0.21%) Office 365
4 21 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (0.12%) GitHub
6 15 (0.11%) IaaS
6 15 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
7 14 (0.099%) PaaS
8 11 (0.078%) IBM Blueworks
9 7 (0.049%) Force.com
10 5 (0.035%) SuccessFactors
11 2 (0.014%) ElastiCache
11 2 (0.014%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.014%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.007%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 356 (2.51%) Internet
2 323 (2.28%) Firewall
3 262 (1.85%) SAN
4 242 (1.71%) TCP/IP
5 169 (1.19%) LAN
5 169 (1.19%) WAN
6 161 (1.14%) DNS
7 102 (0.72%) VPN
8 95 (0.67%) BGP
9 86 (0.61%) Intranet
10 82 (0.58%) SMS
11 75 (0.53%) DHCP
12 74 (0.52%) LDAP
13 72 (0.51%) NAS
14 69 (0.49%) EIGRP
15 64 (0.45%) HTTP
15 64 (0.45%) Multicast
16 62 (0.44%) Cisco ASA
17 60 (0.42%) SSL
18 58 (0.41%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1963 (13.85%) SQL Server
2 705 (4.98%) Relational Database
3 698 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
4 408 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 391 (2.76%) Oracle Database
6 371 (2.62%) RDBMS
7 334 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 317 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 298 (2.10%) DB2
10 260 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 226 (1.59%) Big Data
12 193 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
13 177 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
14 156 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
15 154 (1.09%) NoSQL
16 147 (1.04%) MySQL
16 147 (1.04%) Data Mining
17 145 (1.02%) Hadoop
18 140 (0.99%) QlikView
19 121 (0.85%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 298 (2.10%) Subversion
2 260 (1.83%) JUnit
3 225 (1.59%) Maven
4 221 (1.56%) Visual Studio
5 216 (1.52%) Selenium
6 198 (1.40%) NUnit
7 194 (1.37%) Eclipse
8 182 (1.28%) QuickTest Pro
9 172 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
10 162 (1.14%) JIRA
11 144 (1.02%) Jenkins
12 122 (0.86%) Moq
13 115 (0.81%) Git (software)
14 113 (0.80%) Rhino Mocks
15 110 (0.78%) Ant
16 90 (0.64%) TeamCity
17 84 (0.59%) MSTest
18 80 (0.56%) WebDriver
19 75 (0.53%) LoadRunner
20 64 (0.45%) Hudson
General
1 9497 (67.02%) Finance
2 4162 (29.37%) Investment Banking
3 1862 (13.14%) Retail
4 1351 (9.53%) Front Office
5 1292 (9.12%) Telecoms
6 814 (5.74%) Retail Banking
7 596 (4.21%) Back Office
8 445 (3.14%) Financial Institution
9 390 (2.75%) Legal
10 368 (2.60%) Marketing
11 172 (1.21%) Corporate Banking
12 160 (1.13%) Advertising
13 150 (1.06%) Law
14 136 (0.96%) Manufacturing
15 130 (0.92%) Games
16 129 (0.91%) French Language
17 127 (0.90%) International Banking
18 92 (0.65%) Billing
19 84 (0.59%) Publishing
19 84 (0.59%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3641 (25.70%) Developer
2 3236 (22.84%) Analyst
3 1690 (11.93%) Business Analyst
4 1197 (8.45%) Java Developer
5 997 (7.04%) Architect
6 994 (7.01%) Project Manager
7 863 (6.09%) Consultant
8 668 (4.71%) C# Developer
9 598 (4.22%) Senior Developer
10 519 (3.66%) .NET Developer
11 486 (3.43%) Banking Business Analyst
12 460 (3.25%) Support Analyst
13 444 (3.13%) Applications Support
14 398 (2.81%) Senior Analyst
15 316 (2.23%) Senior Manager
16 314 (2.22%) Solutions Architect
17 298 (2.10%) C# .NET Developer
18 293 (2.07%) Programmer
19 278 (1.96%) Team Leader
20 273 (1.93%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1874 (13.23%) .NET
2 1035 (7.30%) HTML
3 820 (5.79%) XML
4 795 (5.61%) ASP.NET
5 616 (4.35%) Spring
6 608 (4.29%) Web Services
7 599 (4.23%) CSS
8 593 (4.18%) WPF
9 584 (4.12%) J2EE
10 567 (4.00%) WCF
11 381 (2.69%) HTML5
12 365 (2.58%) ASP.NET MVC
13 364 (2.57%) Hibernate
14 354 (2.50%) jQuery
15 353 (2.49%) .NET Framework
16 341 (2.41%) Middleware
17 266 (1.88%) JMS
18 231 (1.63%) Java EE
19 210 (1.48%) SOAP
20 201 (1.42%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 841 (5.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 835 (5.89%) Derivative
3 830 (5.86%) Computer Science
4 719 (5.07%) Equities
5 651 (4.59%) Fixed Income
6 447 (3.15%) Credit Risk
7 396 (2.79%) Mathematics
8 347 (2.45%) Mobile Banking
9 343 (2.42%) Market Risk
10 323 (2.28%) Hedge funds
11 302 (2.13%) Management Information System
12 294 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
13 281 (1.98%) SWIFT
14 227 (1.60%) Reference Data
15 223 (1.57%) Open Source
16 218 (1.54%) Online Banking
17 214 (1.51%) Mainframe
18 212 (1.50%) Client/Server
19 197 (1.39%) Blackberry
20 182 (1.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1719 (12.13%) UNIX
2 1628 (11.49%) Windows
3 1443 (10.18%) Linux
4 304 (2.15%) Solaris
5 260 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 207 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 200 (1.41%) AIX
8 190 (1.34%) Windows 7
9 188 (1.33%) Android
10 172 (1.21%) Windows XP
11 148 (1.04%) Apple iOS
12 111 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
13 102 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
14 67 (0.47%) zOS
15 54 (0.38%) HPUX
16 45 (0.32%) Windows 8
17 23 (0.16%) CentOS
18 18 (0.13%) NetWare
18 18 (0.13%) Debian
19 16 (0.11%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1733 (12.23%) Project Management
2 1293 (9.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 1189 (8.39%) Agile Software Development
4 1142 (8.06%) Business Analysis
5 967 (6.82%) OO
6 938 (6.62%) Scrum
7 910 (6.42%) TDD
8 842 (5.94%) ITIL
9 825 (5.82%) Risk Management
10 732 (5.17%) Multithreading
11 671 (4.74%) Software Engineering
12 648 (4.57%) Change Management
12 648 (4.57%) Business Intelligence
13 641 (4.52%) PRINCE2
14 627 (4.42%) MVC
15 598 (4.22%) Analytics
16 591 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
17 581 (4.10%) UML
18 572 (4.04%) Asset Management
19 526 (3.71%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3456 (24.39%) SQL
2 3018 (21.30%) Java
3 1979 (13.97%) C#
4 955 (6.74%) C++
5 888 (6.27%) JavaScript
6 517 (3.65%) Python
7 492 (3.47%) Perl
8 402 (2.84%) C
9 346 (2.44%) T-SQL
10 334 (2.36%) Shell Script
11 331 (2.34%) PL/SQL
12 248 (1.75%) VBA
13 228 (1.61%) PowerShell
14 179 (1.26%) VB
15 157 (1.11%) Ruby
16 132 (0.93%) PHP
17 104 (0.73%) VB.NET
18 101 (0.71%) Scala
19 93 (0.66%) Bash Shell
20 71 (0.50%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2200 (15.53%) Degree
2 413 (2.91%) ISEB
3 303 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 258 (1.82%) PMI Certification
5 184 (1.30%) CISSP
6 175 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
7 156 (1.10%) MCP
8 130 (0.92%) ISTQB
9 129 (0.91%) PMP
10 125 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
11 124 (0.88%) CISA
12 119 (0.84%) MCSD
13 117 (0.83%) MCAD
14 114 (0.80%) CCNP
15 111 (0.78%) MCTS
16 100 (0.71%) CISM
17 97 (0.68%) Security Cleared
18 86 (0.61%) CCNA
19 80 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 74 (0.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 783 (5.53%) QA
2 211 (1.49%) SLA
3 133 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 118 (0.83%) Dodd-Frank
5 110 (0.78%) EMIR
6 108 (0.76%) PCI DSS
7 106 (0.75%) Basel III
8 88 (0.62%) COBIT
9 85 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 78 (0.55%) ISO 9001
11 77 (0.54%) Data Quality
12 73 (0.52%) FATCA
13 72 (0.51%) ISO 8583
14 61 (0.43%) Basel II
15 60 (0.42%) Solvency II
16 58 (0.41%) MiFID
17 51 (0.36%) COREP
18 44 (0.31%) CRD IV
19 30 (0.21%) IAS 39
20 24 (0.17%) FINREP
System Software
1 482 (3.40%) Active Directory
2 248 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 120 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
4 76 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
4 76 (0.54%) VMware ESX
5 73 (0.52%) NFS
6 59 (0.42%) vSphere
7 45 (0.32%) XenApp
8 34 (0.24%) Hyper-V
9 28 (0.20%) SRDF
10 27 (0.19%) HDFS
11 22 (0.16%) XenDesktop
12 21 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
13 18 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 18 (0.13%) Apache Flume
14 17 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
14 17 (0.12%) RACF
15 16 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 15 (0.11%) Terminal Services
17 12 (0.085%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 147 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
2 110 (0.78%) Tivoli
3 87 (0.61%) SCCM
4 76 (0.54%) Data Guard
5 55 (0.39%) Puppet
6 52 (0.37%) Nagios
7 46 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
8 45 (0.32%) NetBackup
9 44 (0.31%) Control-M
10 37 (0.26%) OpenView
11 36 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 28 (0.20%) SCOM
13 26 (0.18%) BMC PATROL
14 25 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
15 24 (0.17%) Tivoli Monitoring
16 19 (0.13%) CFEngine
17 18 (0.13%) Ambari
17 18 (0.13%) Netcool
17 18 (0.13%) CA Endevor
17 18 (0.13%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2077 (14.66%) Oracle
2 1347 (9.51%) Microsoft
3 489 (3.45%) IBM
4 407 (2.87%) Sybase
5 379 (2.67%) VMware
6 354 (2.50%) HP
7 336 (2.37%) Cisco
8 329 (2.32%) SAP
9 280 (1.98%) Red Hat
10 259 (1.83%) JBoss
11 240 (1.69%) TIBCO
12 227 (1.60%) Citrix
13 197 (1.39%) Business Objects
14 166 (1.17%) Bloomberg
15 142 (1.00%) Informatica
16 138 (0.97%) EMC
17 137 (0.97%) Reuters
18 116 (0.82%) Teradata
19 112 (0.79%) Cognos
20 103 (0.73%) Juniper
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £16,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £33000 - £51000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Basildon, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private medical, etc
Posted: 2 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £10000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
UK
Hofmann Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits package
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Dundee, Angus
FPSG Connect
Posted: 4 hours ago
Dundee, Angus
FPSG Connect
Posted: 4 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension and Healthcare
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Market-Leading Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + benefits including banking bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago