The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Financial Institution in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Financial Institution over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Institution
Rank 344 298 290
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -8
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 908 1011 1075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.81% 0.92% 0.93%
As % of the General category 1.87% 2.12% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 792 783 856
Average salary £55,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +3.26%

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
48431 47710 50056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.24% 43.57% 43.34%
Number of salaries quoted 38906 37081 41735
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Financial Institution
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Financial Institution within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Financial Institution Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Financial Institution
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Financial Institution within the UK.

Financial Institution Salary Trend in the UK

Financial Institution
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Financial Institution over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Financial Institution Salary Histogram in the UK

Financial Institution
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Institution within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 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 -24 888 £55,500 +0.90% 134
London -4 635 £61,500 +2.50% 117
City of London +3 156 £60,000 - 49
North West +54 107 £47,500 +37.68% 7
Cheshire +53 75 £47,500 -5.00% 3
South East -30 40 £42,500 -26.08% 4
South West -6 37 £50,000 +3.09% 2
Manchester -8 31 £47,000 +46.87% 2
East of England +1 26 £45,000 -21.73% 4
East Midlands +49 23 £43,250 +55.85%
Surrey -2 22 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Northamptonshire +1 21 £45,000 +62.16%
Knutsford - 20 £67,500 -
Northampton +1 17 £41,500 +38.33%
Scotland -14 17 £55,000 - 3
Gloucestershire -12 15 £37,000 -39.34%
Birmingham -41 14 £35,000 -28.20%
West Midlands -46 14 £35,000 -26.31%
Dorset -2 13 £55,500 +30.58%
Crewe - 13 - -
Hertfordshire -7 12 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Bournemouth +5 11 £55,500 +11.00%
Yorkshire -38 10 £35,000 -12.50%
Edinburgh -7 9 £40,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +7 8 £40,000 -21.95%
Watford - 8 £45,000 -
Bristol +3 7 £39,000 -2.50% 1
Milton Keynes +1 7 £40,000 -21.95%
Glasgow -13 6 £60,000 +6.66% 2
Cambridgeshire - 6 £85,000 -

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Financial Institution 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 Financial Institution.

1 1816 (100.00%) Finance
2 463 (25.50%) SQL
3 420 (23.13%) Degree
4 400 (22.03%) Windows
5 341 (18.78%) Banking
6 339 (18.67%) Java
7 329 (18.12%) UNIX
8 286 (15.75%) Agile Software Development
9 254 (13.99%) Linux
10 253 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
11 252 (13.88%) SQL Server
12 251 (13.82%) C++
13 218 (12.00%) C#
14 216 (11.89%) Microsoft
15 181 (9.97%) OO
15 181 (9.97%) Hedge funds
16 178 (9.80%) Oracle
16 178 (9.80%) JavaScript
17 174 (9.58%) Computer Science
18 165 (9.09%) Software Engineering
19 162 (8.92%) .NET
20 155 (8.54%) Risk Management
21 154 (8.48%) Investment Banking
22 150 (8.26%) Project Management
23 149 (8.20%) MS Excel
24 136 (7.49%) MS Office
25 131 (7.21%) HTML
26 129 (7.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
27 126 (6.94%) Active Directory
28 123 (6.77%) Derivative

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Financial Institution 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 Financial Institution. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 65 (3.58%) MS Exchange
2 42 (2.31%) SharePoint
3 31 (1.71%) SAS
4 28 (1.54%) CMS
5 24 (1.32%) WebSphere
6 19 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 18 (0.99%) Node.js
8 16 (0.88%) Lync
8 16 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
9 15 (0.83%) WordPress
9 15 (0.83%) WebLogic
10 14 (0.77%) Oracle Service Bus
11 12 (0.66%) IIS
11 12 (0.66%) Apache
12 11 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
12 11 (0.61%) JBoss
12 11 (0.61%) CICS
12 11 (0.61%) Drupal
13 10 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
14 9 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 149 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 136 (7.49%) MS Office
3 26 (1.43%) MS Project
4 18 (0.99%) MS Visio
5 17 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
6 12 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
7 8 (0.44%) S-PLUS
7 8 (0.44%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.28%) SPSS
9 4 (0.22%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
2 7 (0.39%) ION MarketView
3 4 (0.22%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.055%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.055%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.055%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.055%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.055%) SAP FI-GL
5 1 (0.055%) SAP FI-FM
5 1 (0.055%) INSURE/90
5 1 (0.055%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.055%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.055%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.055%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.055%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.055%) BASE24
5 1 (0.055%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.055%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.05%) SaaS
2 7 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.11%) IaaS
4 2 (0.11%) PaaS
5 1 (0.055%) Office 365
5 1 (0.055%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 68 (3.74%) TCP/IP
2 55 (3.03%) Firewall
3 51 (2.81%) WAN
4 42 (2.31%) LAN
4 42 (2.31%) SAN
5 36 (1.98%) VPN
6 34 (1.87%) Wireless
7 32 (1.76%) DNS
8 30 (1.65%) BGP
9 28 (1.54%) EIGRP
10 26 (1.43%) DHCP
10 26 (1.43%) Network Security
11 23 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
11 23 (1.27%) Multicast
11 23 (1.27%) Internet
12 22 (1.21%) VoIP
13 21 (1.16%) Junos
14 18 (0.99%) RIP
15 12 (0.66%) OSPF
16 11 (0.61%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (13.88%) SQL Server
2 52 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
3 50 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 44 (2.42%) Oracle Database
5 42 (2.31%) Relational Database
5 42 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 36 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 31 (1.71%) Big Data
8 27 (1.49%) MySQL
9 25 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 24 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
11 22 (1.21%) Data Mining
12 18 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
13 16 (0.88%) RDBMS
13 16 (0.88%) DB2
13 16 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
14 15 (0.83%) Hadoop
15 14 (0.77%) NoSQL
16 12 (0.66%) MS Access
17 11 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 30 (1.65%) JIRA
2 29 (1.60%) Maven
3 27 (1.49%) Git (software)
4 26 (1.43%) Jenkins
5 25 (1.38%) JUnit
6 20 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (1.10%) Selenium
7 19 (1.05%) Visual Studio
8 18 (0.99%) Subversion
8 18 (0.99%) WebDriver
9 16 (0.88%) Ant
10 14 (0.77%) Karma Test Runner
10 14 (0.77%) Jasmine
11 13 (0.72%) Eclipse
11 13 (0.72%) jMock
12 12 (0.66%) JBehave
13 10 (0.55%) QuickTest Pro
13 10 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
14 8 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 8 (0.44%) Mercurial
General
1 1816 (100.00%) Finance
2 341 (18.78%) Banking
3 154 (8.48%) Investment Banking
4 107 (5.89%) Front Office
5 68 (3.74%) Retail
6 38 (2.09%) Back Office
7 37 (2.04%) Legal
8 36 (1.98%) Marketing
9 27 (1.49%) Telecoms
10 19 (1.05%) French Language
11 16 (0.88%) Law
12 13 (0.72%) Advertising
13 11 (0.61%) Games
13 11 (0.61%) Automotive
14 9 (0.50%) German Language
14 9 (0.50%) Retail Banking
14 9 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
15 7 (0.39%) Private Banking
15 7 (0.39%) Publishing
16 5 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 551 (30.34%) Developer
2 426 (23.46%) Analyst
3 149 (8.20%) Support Analyst
4 136 (7.49%) C++ Developer
5 126 (6.94%) Java Developer
6 105 (5.78%) Senior Developer
7 100 (5.51%) Business Analyst
8 96 (5.29%) Architect
9 74 (4.07%) Consultant
10 73 (4.02%) Applications Support
11 68 (3.74%) Project Manager
12 57 (3.14%) Applications Support Analyst
13 56 (3.08%) C# Developer
14 49 (2.70%) IT Support
15 47 (2.59%) Junior
16 46 (2.53%) Network Engineer
16 46 (2.53%) .NET Developer
17 42 (2.31%) Service Manager
18 40 (2.20%) Web Developer
19 39 (2.15%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (8.92%) .NET
2 131 (7.21%) HTML
3 87 (4.79%) XML
4 85 (4.68%) Web Services
5 84 (4.63%) CSS
6 76 (4.19%) ASP.NET
7 65 (3.58%) jQuery
8 54 (2.97%) Spring
9 52 (2.86%) J2EE
10 49 (2.70%) .NET Framework
11 48 (2.64%) FIX Protocol
12 41 (2.26%) WCF
12 41 (2.26%) Middleware
13 40 (2.20%) STL
14 37 (2.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 36 (1.98%) Hibernate
16 33 (1.82%) HTML5
16 33 (1.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 31 (1.71%) Software Packaging
18 29 (1.60%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 253 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
2 181 (9.97%) Hedge funds
3 174 (9.58%) Computer Science
4 129 (7.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 123 (6.77%) Derivative
6 110 (6.06%) Equities
7 86 (4.74%) Mathematics
8 79 (4.35%) Fixed Income
9 77 (4.24%) Credit Risk
10 49 (2.70%) Physics
11 46 (2.53%) User Experience
11 46 (2.53%) Blackberry
12 41 (2.26%) Visualisation
13 36 (1.98%) Market Risk
14 33 (1.82%) Management Information System
15 29 (1.60%) iPhone
16 27 (1.49%) Grid Computing
16 27 (1.49%) Client/Server
16 27 (1.49%) Equity Derivative
17 22 (1.21%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 400 (22.03%) Windows
2 329 (18.12%) UNIX
3 254 (13.99%) Linux
4 108 (5.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 96 (5.29%) Windows 7
6 80 (4.41%) Windows XP
7 65 (3.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 37 (2.04%) Solaris
9 32 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (1.21%) Apple iOS
10 22 (1.21%) Android
11 19 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (0.94%) AIX
13 11 (0.61%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.33%) CentOS
14 6 (0.33%) HPUX
15 5 (0.28%) zOS
15 5 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
16 4 (0.22%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (15.75%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (9.97%) OO
3 165 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 155 (8.54%) Risk Management
5 150 (8.26%) Project Management
6 117 (6.44%) ITIL
7 115 (6.33%) Analytics
8 91 (5.01%) Multithreading
9 85 (4.68%) Asset Management
10 83 (4.57%) TDD
10 83 (4.57%) Stakeholder Management
11 82 (4.52%) MVC
12 80 (4.41%) Service Management
13 72 (3.96%) Change Management
14 69 (3.80%) Low Latency
15 67 (3.69%) Business Analysis
16 66 (3.63%) Service Delivery
17 64 (3.52%) Mentoring
18 59 (3.25%) Workflow
19 58 (3.19%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 463 (25.50%) SQL
2 339 (18.67%) Java
3 251 (13.82%) C++
4 218 (12.00%) C#
5 178 (9.80%) JavaScript
6 110 (6.06%) C
7 109 (6.00%) Python
8 108 (5.95%) Perl
9 79 (4.35%) PowerShell
10 71 (3.91%) VBA
11 60 (3.30%) VB
12 51 (2.81%) PL/SQL
13 50 (2.75%) T-SQL
14 47 (2.59%) Shell Script
15 42 (2.31%) PHP
15 42 (2.31%) Scala
16 41 (2.26%) Bash Shell
17 20 (1.10%) MATLAB
18 18 (0.99%) Ruby
19 15 (0.83%) XPath
Qualifications
1 420 (23.13%) Degree
2 35 (1.93%) CISSP
3 34 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (1.60%) PhD
5 23 (1.27%) ISEB
5 23 (1.27%) PMI Certification
6 22 (1.21%) CCNP
7 21 (1.16%) CISA
8 15 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 14 (0.77%) CISM
9 14 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
10 13 (0.72%) CCNA
10 13 (0.72%) Security Cleared
11 12 (0.66%) PMP
12 11 (0.61%) Sun Certification
13 10 (0.55%) CCIE
14 6 (0.33%) CRISC
15 5 (0.28%) SC Cleared
15 5 (0.28%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (6.11%) SLA
2 80 (4.41%) QA
3 26 (1.43%) EMIR
4 25 (1.38%) Dodd-Frank
5 13 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (0.61%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.44%) Basel III
7 8 (0.44%) Solvency II
8 6 (0.33%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.33%) FATCA
8 6 (0.33%) Basel II
9 5 (0.28%) COBIT
10 4 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 3 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.17%) COREP
12 2 (0.11%) CRD IV
12 2 (0.11%) BS7799
13 1 (0.055%) ISO 8583
13 1 (0.055%) IAS 39
System Software
1 126 (6.94%) Active Directory
2 67 (3.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (2.20%) VMware Workstation
4 36 (1.98%) VMware ESX
5 16 (0.88%) vSphere
6 15 (0.83%) XenApp
7 10 (0.55%) XenDesktop
7 10 (0.55%) Snort
8 8 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.39%) Hyper-V
10 6 (0.33%) Sendmail
10 6 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
10 6 (0.33%) Samba
10 6 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
10 6 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (0.33%) NFS
10 6 (0.33%) VirtualBox
10 6 (0.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 6 (0.33%) Veritas File System
10 6 (0.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 29 (1.60%) Puppet
2 21 (1.16%) SCCM
3 16 (0.88%) ITRS Geneos
4 15 (0.83%) NetBackup
5 13 (0.72%) SCOM
5 13 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (0.66%) Tivoli
7 11 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 8 (0.44%) Legato
9 7 (0.39%) Data Guard
10 6 (0.33%) Control-M
10 6 (0.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 5 (0.28%) Backup Exec
11 5 (0.28%) Zenoss
12 4 (0.22%) Cisco UCCX
13 3 (0.17%) Oracle EDQ
13 3 (0.17%) WSUS
13 3 (0.17%) Nagios
14 2 (0.11%) CA Endevor
14 2 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 216 (11.89%) Microsoft
2 178 (9.80%) Oracle
3 82 (4.52%) VMware
4 79 (4.35%) Cisco
5 58 (3.19%) Citrix
6 48 (2.64%) IBM
7 45 (2.48%) Sybase
8 41 (2.26%) Bloomberg
9 38 (2.09%) Fidessa
10 36 (1.98%) Reuters
11 35 (1.93%) HP
11 35 (1.93%) Red Hat
12 28 (1.54%) EMC
13 25 (1.38%) NetApp
13 25 (1.38%) Juniper
13 25 (1.38%) Symantec
14 23 (1.27%) Avaya
15 21 (1.16%) Business Objects
16 20 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
17 19 (1.05%) CheckPoint
South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 23 minutes ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 30 minutes ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 36 minutes ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Scope AT Limited
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red10
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £38000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £150000 - £200000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Car
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + 30% bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £6000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago