The first 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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Institution
Rank 331 272 325
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +53
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 925 1089 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.79% 1.00% 0.78%
As % of the General category 1.78% 2.27% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 745 840 775
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
51866 47977 52863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.08% 44.07% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 40309 37795 44570
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% -

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 24 July 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 24 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 -67 855 £55,000 - 144
London -39 660 £60,000 - 115
City of London -42 175 £60,000 +9.09% 64
Scotland -10 52 £55,000 +4.76% 8
Glasgow 0 38 £55,000 -12.00% 4
South East -91 38 £28,750 -39.47% 9
North West -42 37 £52,500 +23.52% 8
West Midlands -22 35 £40,750 -7.38% 2
South West -10 30 £40,000 -20.00% 3
East of England -10 27 £70,000 +43.58% 4
Birmingham -34 24 £45,000 +2.85% 1
Manchester -10 20 £46,500 +20.77% 5
Surrey -21 17 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Cheshire -23 17 £55,000 -24.13% 2
Yorkshire -35 15 £35,000 -13.58% 2
Edinburgh -8 14 £49,050 +23.39% 4
West Yorkshire -48 14 £35,000 -15.66% 1
Berkshire -3 13 £24,750 -47.89% 1
Newbury - 13 £24,750 -
Cambridgeshire +8 11 £70,000 +86.66% 1
Leeds -28 11 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Wiltshire +3 10 £24,000 -43.52% 1
Chester -1 9 £60,000 -
Bristol 0 8 £45,000 - 2
Peterborough - 8 £70,000 -
Hertfordshire - 8 £52,500 - 1
Guildford +1 7 £70,000 +40.00%
Bromley -7 7 £50,000 -23.07%
Basildon +4 5 £52,500 +35.48%
Essex -4 5 £52,500 +35.48% 1

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 2040 (100.00%) Finance
2 499 (24.46%) SQL
3 473 (23.19%) Java
4 463 (22.70%) Degree
5 438 (21.47%) Banking
6 392 (19.22%) Windows
7 284 (13.92%) C#
8 275 (13.48%) .NET
9 274 (13.43%) C++
10 271 (13.28%) UNIX
11 257 (12.60%) Microsoft
12 254 (12.45%) SQL Server
12 254 (12.45%) Computer Science
13 232 (11.37%) Linux
14 231 (11.32%) Oracle
15 213 (10.44%) Agile Software Development
16 206 (10.10%) JavaScript
17 198 (9.71%) Project Management
17 198 (9.71%) Mathematics
18 195 (9.56%) Investment Banking
19 193 (9.46%) OO
20 192 (9.41%) Risk Management
21 171 (8.38%) MS Excel
22 153 (7.50%) HTML
23 151 (7.40%) Active Directory
23 151 (7.40%) Software Engineering
24 145 (7.11%) ITIL
25 130 (6.37%) Business Analysis
26 127 (6.23%) ASP.NET
27 125 (6.13%) C

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 63 (3.09%) MS Exchange
2 62 (3.04%) SAS
3 58 (2.84%) SharePoint
4 35 (1.72%) WebLogic
5 32 (1.57%) IIS
6 30 (1.47%) Tomcat
7 27 (1.32%) WebSphere
8 25 (1.23%) Lync
9 24 (1.18%) Apache
10 17 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
11 13 (0.64%) CMS
12 10 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
12 10 (0.49%) CICS
13 9 (0.44%) Oracle Service Bus
14 8 (0.39%) Confluence
14 8 (0.39%) GemFire
14 8 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 8 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
14 8 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
14 8 (0.39%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 171 (8.38%) MS Excel
2 116 (5.69%) MS Office
3 38 (1.86%) MS Project
4 15 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.64%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.54%) SPSS
7 10 (0.49%) Photoshop
8 9 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (0.34%) S-PLUS
10 4 (0.20%) ArcInfo
10 4 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (0.15%) Fireworks
12 2 (0.098%) InfoPath
13 1 (0.049%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 25 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
1 25 (1.23%) Oracle General Ledger
2 24 (1.18%) HFM
3 21 (1.03%) Hyperion Planning
3 21 (1.03%) SAP FS
3 21 (1.03%) Oracle BPM
3 21 (1.03%) SAP BPC
4 8 (0.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 7 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
5 7 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
5 7 (0.34%) SunGard APT
6 6 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (0.29%) RMDS
7 5 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
8 4 (0.20%) BASE24
8 4 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.15%) SAP InfiniteInsight
9 3 (0.15%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 19 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (0.69%) SaaS
3 7 (0.34%) IaaS
4 5 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.25%) PaaS
5 2 (0.098%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.049%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 68 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 57 (2.79%) Firewall
3 47 (2.30%) SAN
4 46 (2.25%) Internet
5 39 (1.91%) VPN
6 37 (1.81%) DNS
7 22 (1.08%) WAN
8 20 (0.98%) LAN
8 20 (0.98%) HTTP
9 18 (0.88%) Network Security
10 17 (0.83%) Reverse Proxy
11 16 (0.78%) Wireless
11 16 (0.78%) NetScreen
12 15 (0.74%) Multicast
13 14 (0.69%) MPLS
14 13 (0.64%) DHCP
14 13 (0.64%) EIGRP
14 13 (0.64%) BGP
15 12 (0.59%) OSPF
15 12 (0.59%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (12.45%) SQL Server
2 91 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
2 91 (4.46%) Oracle Database
3 78 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 62 (3.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 62 (3.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 56 (2.75%) Relational Database
6 50 (2.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 46 (2.25%) Big Data
8 37 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 33 (1.62%) MySQL
10 30 (1.47%) Data Mining
11 28 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
12 26 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
13 23 (1.13%) DB2
14 22 (1.08%) Hadoop
14 22 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
15 21 (1.03%) Essbase
16 18 (0.88%) RDBMS
17 17 (0.83%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 51 (2.50%) JIRA
2 40 (1.96%) Selenium
3 38 (1.86%) Jenkins
4 33 (1.62%) Git (software)
5 31 (1.52%) JUnit
6 28 (1.37%) Visual Studio
7 22 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 22 (1.08%) Hudson
8 20 (0.98%) FitNesse
9 19 (0.93%) WebDriver
10 18 (0.88%) Maven
11 14 (0.69%) Eclipse
11 14 (0.69%) Ant
12 13 (0.64%) CruiseControl
12 13 (0.64%) ClearCase
12 13 (0.64%) QuickTest Pro
13 12 (0.59%) JSUnit
13 12 (0.59%) jMock
14 11 (0.54%) Subversion
15 10 (0.49%) ClearQuest
General
1 2040 (100.00%) Finance
2 438 (21.47%) Banking
3 195 (9.56%) Investment Banking
4 95 (4.66%) Front Office
5 72 (3.53%) Retail
6 60 (2.94%) Legal
7 54 (2.65%) Back Office
8 43 (2.11%) Marketing
9 36 (1.76%) Telecoms
10 24 (1.18%) Advertising
11 22 (1.08%) Law
12 21 (1.03%) General Ledger
13 20 (0.98%) Spanish Language
14 18 (0.88%) Retail Banking
15 12 (0.59%) French Language
16 9 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
17 7 (0.34%) International Banking
18 6 (0.29%) Automotive
18 6 (0.29%) Games
18 6 (0.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 696 (34.12%) Developer
2 446 (21.86%) Analyst
3 193 (9.46%) Java Developer
4 148 (7.25%) Business Analyst
5 121 (5.93%) Project Manager
6 116 (5.69%) C# Developer
7 111 (5.44%) C++ Developer
8 106 (5.20%) Support Analyst
9 93 (4.56%) Senior Developer
10 83 (4.07%) .NET Developer
11 74 (3.63%) Consultant
12 70 (3.43%) C# .NET Developer
12 70 (3.43%) Architect
13 59 (2.89%) Team Leader
14 46 (2.25%) Software Developer
15 45 (2.21%) Applications Support
16 43 (2.11%) Graduate
16 43 (2.11%) Senior Java Developer
17 39 (1.91%) Senior Manager
18 37 (1.81%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (13.48%) .NET
2 153 (7.50%) HTML
3 127 (6.23%) ASP.NET
4 123 (6.03%) CSS
5 98 (4.80%) Web Services
6 95 (4.66%) XML
7 79 (3.87%) jQuery
8 78 (3.82%) Spring
9 57 (2.79%) J2EE
10 48 (2.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 48 (2.35%) Hibernate
11 46 (2.25%) .NET Framework
12 41 (2.01%) HTML5
13 38 (1.86%) WPF
14 32 (1.57%) REST
15 29 (1.42%) Java EE
16 28 (1.37%) Ajax
17 25 (1.23%) JSON
18 24 (1.18%) STL
18 24 (1.18%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 254 (12.45%) Computer Science
2 198 (9.71%) Mathematics
3 122 (5.98%) Derivative
4 116 (5.69%) Equities
5 105 (5.15%) Credit Risk
6 104 (5.10%) Hedge funds
7 99 (4.85%) Market Risk
8 97 (4.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 92 (4.51%) Fixed Income
10 72 (3.53%) Physics
11 45 (2.21%) Grid Computing
12 41 (2.01%) Replication
13 38 (1.86%) Reference Data
14 37 (1.81%) Client/Server
14 37 (1.81%) Blackberry
15 29 (1.42%) Management Information System
15 29 (1.42%) N-Tier
15 29 (1.42%) Visualisation
16 24 (1.18%) PMI
17 22 (1.08%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 392 (19.22%) Windows
2 271 (13.28%) UNIX
3 232 (11.37%) Linux
4 104 (5.10%) Windows 7
5 92 (4.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 62 (3.04%) Windows XP
7 53 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 37 (1.81%) Solaris
9 28 (1.37%) AIX
10 22 (1.08%) Android
11 18 (0.88%) Apple iOS
12 15 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (0.25%) zOS
14 5 (0.25%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.20%) SELinux
16 2 (0.098%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.049%) Windows Mobile
17 1 (0.049%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.049%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (10.44%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (9.71%) Project Management
3 193 (9.46%) OO
4 192 (9.41%) Risk Management
5 151 (7.40%) Software Engineering
6 145 (7.11%) ITIL
7 130 (6.37%) Business Analysis
8 114 (5.59%) TDD
9 109 (5.34%) Analytics
10 106 (5.20%) Scrum
11 93 (4.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 88 (4.31%) MVC
12 88 (4.31%) Asset Management
13 86 (4.22%) Investment Management
14 76 (3.73%) Multithreading
15 71 (3.48%) Service Management
15 71 (3.48%) Change Management
15 71 (3.48%) Performance Tuning
16 69 (3.38%) SOA
16 69 (3.38%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 499 (24.46%) SQL
2 473 (23.19%) Java
3 284 (13.92%) C#
4 274 (13.43%) C++
5 206 (10.10%) JavaScript
6 125 (6.13%) C
6 125 (6.13%) PowerShell
7 123 (6.03%) Python
8 111 (5.44%) Perl
9 69 (3.38%) VB
10 61 (2.99%) VBA
11 59 (2.89%) Shell Script
12 56 (2.75%) T-SQL
12 56 (2.75%) PL/SQL
13 45 (2.21%) Ruby
14 40 (1.96%) PHP
15 38 (1.86%) VBScript
16 31 (1.52%) Scala
17 29 (1.42%) MATLAB
18 25 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 463 (22.70%) Degree
2 44 (2.16%) ISEB
3 43 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 33 (1.62%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (1.52%) CISSP
6 29 (1.42%) PhD
7 27 (1.32%) Security Cleared
8 26 (1.27%) CCNP
8 26 (1.27%) PMI Certification
9 25 (1.23%) ACCA
10 18 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 17 (0.83%) MCSE
12 16 (0.78%) CISM
13 15 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
13 15 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 14 (0.69%) PMP
15 12 (0.59%) Sun Certification
15 12 (0.59%) SC Cleared
16 9 (0.44%) CCNA
17 8 (0.39%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (5.20%) QA
2 26 (1.27%) SLA
3 19 (0.93%) Data Quality
4 15 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.64%) PCI DSS
5 13 (0.64%) EMIR
5 13 (0.64%) Dodd-Frank
6 8 (0.39%) Basel III
6 8 (0.39%) Basel II
7 4 (0.20%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.15%) IAS 39
8 3 (0.15%) COBIT
9 2 (0.098%) MiFID
10 1 (0.049%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.049%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.049%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.049%) FATCA
10 1 (0.049%) CRD IV
System Software
1 151 (7.40%) Active Directory
2 67 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (1.57%) VMware Workstation
4 28 (1.37%) VMware ESX
5 23 (1.13%) Hyper-V
6 19 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (0.88%) vSphere
8 17 (0.83%) KVM
9 14 (0.69%) XenApp
10 10 (0.49%) Samba
11 9 (0.44%) XenDesktop
12 8 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
13 7 (0.34%) LiteSpeed
14 5 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
14 5 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
15 4 (0.20%) XenServer
15 4 (0.20%) RACF
16 2 (0.098%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
17 1 (0.049%) Squid
17 1 (0.049%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 41 (2.01%) SCCM
2 35 (1.72%) Puppet
3 27 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (0.93%) SCOM
5 12 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (0.54%) CiscoWorks
6 11 (0.54%) OpenView
7 6 (0.29%) Nagios
7 6 (0.29%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.25%) CA Endevor
8 5 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (0.25%) Red Hat Satellite
9 4 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
9 4 (0.20%) WSUS
10 3 (0.15%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.15%) Ganglia
10 3 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.098%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 2 (0.098%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.098%) Legato
Vendors
1 257 (12.60%) Microsoft
2 231 (11.32%) Oracle
3 89 (4.36%) VMware
4 80 (3.92%) IBM
5 67 (3.28%) Citrix
6 47 (2.30%) Cisco
7 38 (1.86%) SAP
8 37 (1.81%) Sybase
9 29 (1.42%) JBoss
9 29 (1.42%) Bloomberg
10 28 (1.37%) HP
11 25 (1.23%) TIBCO
12 24 (1.18%) Reuters
13 23 (1.13%) Pega
14 21 (1.03%) Hyperion
14 21 (1.03%) PeopleSoft
14 21 (1.03%) F5
15 19 (0.93%) CheckPoint
16 18 (0.88%) Google
17 17 (0.83%) Red Hat
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
LEXSTRA
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £30k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Thebes IT
Salary: Excellent Salary and Commission
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + PMI, Pension, Bonus, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £ Highly Competitive + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and bens.
Posted: Yesterday