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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Institution
Rank 311 343 285
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -58
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 980 908 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.91% 0.78% 0.99%
As % of the General category 2.04% 1.78% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 763 723 869
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £84,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-13.68% -2.06%

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
48047 50926 48520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.69% 43.78% 44.92%
Number of salaries quoted 38276 39204 38301
Average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -
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 £45,000 £45,000 £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 27 August 2015 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 27 August 2015. 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 +29 917 £57,500 - 139
London +20 681 £60,000 - 109
City of London +49 174 £60,000 +4.34% 34
South West +23 56 £37,000 -32.72% 5
South East +13 56 £39,500 +17.03% 5
Scotland +26 51 £57,500 +4.54% 6
North West +2 51 £50,000 +7.52% 3
Cheshire +25 43 £50,000 -4.76%
Surrey +31 38 £37,500 -37.50%
Crewe +14 34 - -
Staines +6 30 £36,000 +50.00%
East of England +21 29 £47,500 -9.52% 4
Glasgow +18 29 £35,500 -35.45%
Yorkshire +26 27 £40,000 -1.84% 3
Bristol +14 26 £37,000 -34.22% 2
Dorset - 26 £19,750 -
Bournemouth - 25 - -
Edinburgh 0 20 £65,000 +34.64% 6
North Yorkshire - 16 £40,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +5 14 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 12 £50,000 -
Teddington - 12 £50,000 -
Twickenham - 12 £50,000 -
West Midlands -26 11 £45,000 +2.85% 7
West Yorkshire +12 10 £45,000 +10.42% 2
Wales +2 10 £37,000 -17.77%
South Wales -1 10 £37,000 -17.77%
Skipton - 10 £36,750 -
Berkshire +7 9 £45,000 +81.81% 1
Rickmansworth - 9 £47,500 - 1

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 1956 (100.00%) Finance
2 592 (30.27%) SQL
3 567 (28.99%) Banking
4 463 (23.67%) Agile Software Development
5 409 (20.91%) Degree
6 343 (17.54%) Java
7 327 (16.72%) Windows
8 274 (14.01%) Oracle
9 271 (13.85%) C#
10 266 (13.60%) Microsoft
10 266 (13.60%) Risk Management
11 260 (13.29%) Linux
12 248 (12.68%) SQL Server
13 243 (12.42%) .NET
14 240 (12.27%) Project Management
15 237 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
16 233 (11.91%) Retail
17 229 (11.71%) UNIX
18 212 (10.84%) SDLC
19 206 (10.53%) ITIL
20 201 (10.28%) Investment Banking
21 194 (9.92%) JavaScript
22 183 (9.36%) C++
23 177 (9.05%) OO
24 174 (8.90%) MS Excel
24 174 (8.90%) Computer Science
25 165 (8.44%) Software Engineering
26 154 (7.87%) Derivative
27 153 (7.82%) Active Directory
28 152 (7.77%) Analytics

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 82 (4.19%) MS Exchange
2 67 (3.43%) SharePoint
3 43 (2.20%) Apache
4 41 (2.10%) SAS
5 37 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 33 (1.69%) WebLogic
7 27 (1.38%) WebSphere
8 25 (1.28%) CMS
8 25 (1.28%) Tomcat
9 22 (1.12%) IIS
10 20 (1.02%) JBoss
11 18 (0.92%) FileNet
12 17 (0.87%) Drupal
12 17 (0.87%) nginx
13 13 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 13 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
13 13 (0.66%) Lync
14 12 (0.61%) Node.js
15 7 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
16 6 (0.31%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 174 (8.90%) MS Excel
2 79 (4.04%) MS Office
3 32 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 27 (1.38%) MS Project
5 20 (1.02%) MS Visio
6 15 (0.77%) SPSS
7 10 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.20%) S-PLUS
9 2 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.10%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.051%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 40 (2.04%) Markit EDM
2 33 (1.69%) Temenos T24
3 32 (1.64%) Oracle Cash Management
4 28 (1.43%) Oracle EBS R12
5 26 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
6 25 (1.28%) Oracle 11i
7 18 (0.92%) Hyperion Enterprise
8 17 (0.87%) Oracle General Ledger
9 16 (0.82%) thinkFolio
10 15 (0.77%) Advent Geneva
10 15 (0.77%) Autonomy Scrittura
11 14 (0.72%) Hyperion Planning
12 13 (0.66%) LatentZero
13 12 (0.61%) ION MarketView
14 8 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
15 6 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
15 6 (0.31%) Oracle iProcurement
15 6 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
15 6 (0.31%) Oracle E-Business Tax
15 6 (0.31%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.46%) SaaS
2 7 (0.36%) PaaS
3 6 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
3 6 (0.31%) GitHub
4 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.10%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.10%) Office 365
6 1 (0.051%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 111 (5.67%) Wireless
2 92 (4.70%) DNS
3 91 (4.65%) Firewall
4 59 (3.02%) LAN
5 54 (2.76%) TCP/IP
6 53 (2.71%) WAN
7 52 (2.66%) Network Security
8 48 (2.45%) SAN
9 47 (2.40%) SSL
10 46 (2.35%) VPN
11 36 (1.84%) DHCP
12 31 (1.58%) BGP
13 30 (1.53%) VLAN
14 26 (1.33%) VoIP
15 25 (1.28%) Internet
16 23 (1.18%) EIGRP
16 23 (1.18%) Intrusion Detection
16 23 (1.18%) Cisco Nexus
17 22 (1.12%) OSPF
18 20 (1.02%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 101 (5.16%) Relational Database
3 75 (3.83%) MySQL
4 60 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
5 58 (2.97%) RDBMS
5 58 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 49 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 47 (2.40%) Oracle Database
8 46 (2.35%) Big Data
9 41 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 36 (1.84%) Oracle BI EE
11 35 (1.79%) OLTP
12 33 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 31 (1.58%) QlikView
14 28 (1.43%) Oracle ODI
15 27 (1.38%) Data Mining
16 21 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
17 20 (1.02%) NoSQL
17 20 (1.02%) Spotfire
18 19 (0.97%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 42 (2.15%) Selenium
2 36 (1.84%) JIRA
3 34 (1.74%) Git (software)
4 31 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 30 (1.53%) JUnit
6 29 (1.48%) Maven
6 29 (1.48%) Cucumber
7 25 (1.28%) Subversion
8 23 (1.18%) Jenkins
9 18 (0.92%) WebDriver
10 17 (0.87%) FitNesse
10 17 (0.87%) Mockito
11 14 (0.72%) JBehave
12 11 (0.56%) Moq
13 10 (0.51%) TeamCity
13 10 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 10 (0.51%) LoadRunner
14 8 (0.41%) JMeter
14 8 (0.41%) Ant
14 8 (0.41%) Gradle
General
1 1956 (100.00%) Finance
2 567 (28.99%) Banking
3 233 (11.91%) Retail
4 201 (10.28%) Investment Banking
5 143 (7.31%) Back Office
6 136 (6.95%) Front Office
7 50 (2.56%) Corporate Banking
8 49 (2.51%) Retail Banking
9 48 (2.45%) Legal
10 30 (1.53%) Telecoms
11 24 (1.23%) Marketing
12 20 (1.02%) Private Banking
13 16 (0.82%) Law
14 10 (0.51%) Wholesale Banking
15 9 (0.46%) Games
16 6 (0.31%) Polish Language
16 6 (0.31%) French Language
17 2 (0.10%) Spanish Language
17 2 (0.10%) International Banking
18 1 (0.051%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 498 (25.46%) Developer
2 424 (21.68%) Analyst
3 158 (8.08%) Business Analyst
4 104 (5.32%) Java Developer
5 99 (5.06%) Architect
6 93 (4.75%) Consultant
7 88 (4.50%) Project Manager
8 85 (4.35%) C++ Developer
9 83 (4.24%) Support Analyst
10 76 (3.89%) C# Developer
11 61 (3.12%) Senior Developer
12 53 (2.71%) Applications Support
13 50 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 44 (2.25%) Banking Business Analyst
15 43 (2.20%) .NET Developer
15 43 (2.20%) Desktop Support
16 39 (1.99%) Test Analyst
17 38 (1.94%) Web Developer
17 38 (1.94%) Team Leader
18 35 (1.79%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (12.42%) .NET
2 145 (7.41%) XML
3 140 (7.16%) HTML
4 97 (4.96%) ASP.NET
5 94 (4.81%) CSS
6 92 (4.70%) Spring
7 76 (3.89%) Web Services
8 73 (3.73%) Middleware
9 69 (3.53%) jQuery
10 56 (2.86%) J2EE
11 48 (2.45%) Hibernate
12 47 (2.40%) HTML5
13 46 (2.35%) ASP.NET MVC
14 44 (2.25%) FIX Protocol
15 37 (1.89%) WCF
15 37 (1.89%) XSLT
16 35 (1.79%) .NET Framework
17 32 (1.64%) J2SE
17 32 (1.64%) RESTful
17 32 (1.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 237 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 174 (8.90%) Computer Science
3 154 (7.87%) Derivative
4 126 (6.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 122 (6.24%) Hedge funds
6 108 (5.52%) Fixed Income
7 105 (5.37%) Equities
8 99 (5.06%) Mathematics
9 91 (4.65%) Data Centre
10 69 (3.53%) Management Information System
11 59 (3.02%) Data Structures
11 59 (3.02%) Algorithms
12 58 (2.97%) Visualisation
13 45 (2.30%) User Experience
14 44 (2.25%) PMI
15 43 (2.20%) Blackberry
16 40 (2.04%) Credit Risk
17 37 (1.89%) Equity Derivative
18 36 (1.84%) Credit Derivative
19 31 (1.58%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 327 (16.72%) Windows
2 260 (13.29%) Linux
3 229 (11.71%) UNIX
4 82 (4.19%) Windows 7
5 73 (3.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 53 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 43 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (1.33%) Solaris
9 23 (1.18%) Apple iOS
10 22 (1.12%) Android
11 20 (1.02%) Windows XP
12 16 (0.82%) AIX
13 13 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
14 9 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
15 7 (0.36%) CentOS
15 7 (0.36%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.31%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
18 2 (0.10%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 463 (23.67%) Agile Software Development
2 266 (13.60%) Risk Management
3 240 (12.27%) Project Management
4 212 (10.84%) SDLC
5 206 (10.53%) ITIL
6 177 (9.05%) OO
7 165 (8.44%) Software Engineering
8 152 (7.77%) Analytics
9 143 (7.31%) Business Analysis
10 128 (6.54%) Scrum
11 120 (6.13%) Data Management
12 118 (6.03%) PRINCE2
13 117 (5.98%) Asset Management
14 115 (5.88%) TDD
14 115 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
15 105 (5.37%) Line Management
16 104 (5.32%) Information Security
17 103 (5.27%) Customer Engagement
18 92 (4.70%) Multithreading
19 90 (4.60%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 592 (30.27%) SQL
2 343 (17.54%) Java
3 271 (13.85%) C#
4 194 (9.92%) JavaScript
5 183 (9.36%) C++
6 138 (7.06%) Python
7 93 (4.75%) Perl
8 75 (3.83%) C
9 72 (3.68%) PowerShell
10 62 (3.17%) T-SQL
11 52 (2.66%) PL/SQL
12 33 (1.69%) PHP
13 31 (1.58%) Scala
14 29 (1.48%) VBA
15 25 (1.28%) Shell Script
16 20 (1.02%) Ruby
16 20 (1.02%) Bash Shell
16 20 (1.02%) VB
17 16 (0.82%) Clojure
17 16 (0.82%) F#
Qualifications
1 409 (20.91%) Degree
2 63 (3.22%) PMI Certification
3 55 (2.81%) Cisco Certification
4 49 (2.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 48 (2.45%) CISSP
6 46 (2.35%) CISM
7 39 (1.99%) ISEB
8 38 (1.94%) CISA
9 33 (1.69%) CCNP
10 32 (1.64%) MCSE
11 30 (1.53%) CCNA
12 29 (1.48%) PMP
13 27 (1.38%) MCP
14 19 (0.97%) CCIE
15 18 (0.92%) Security Cleared
16 15 (0.77%) ISTQB
16 15 (0.77%) PhD
17 10 (0.51%) MBA
17 10 (0.51%) IIBA
17 10 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 143 (7.31%) QA
2 69 (3.53%) EMIR
3 65 (3.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 54 (2.76%) MiFID
5 46 (2.35%) SLA
6 34 (1.74%) Dodd-Frank
7 28 (1.43%) PCI DSS
8 26 (1.33%) CRD IV
9 11 (0.56%) Data Quality
9 11 (0.56%) FATCA
10 10 (0.51%) COBIT
11 6 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 4 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 2 (0.10%) Solvency II
14 1 (0.051%) JSP 440
14 1 (0.051%) Basel III
14 1 (0.051%) COREP
14 1 (0.051%) FINREP
14 1 (0.051%) PMBOK
System Software
1 153 (7.82%) Active Directory
2 83 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (1.48%) vSphere
4 25 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
5 24 (1.23%) UAG
6 22 (1.12%) VMware ESX
7 21 (1.07%) XenApp
8 17 (0.87%) Varnish
9 16 (0.82%) VMware Workstation
10 12 (0.61%) Hyper-V
10 12 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
11 9 (0.46%) Terminal Server
12 8 (0.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 7 (0.36%) XenDesktop
14 5 (0.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 5 (0.26%) Squid
15 4 (0.20%) Snort
15 4 (0.20%) HDFS
16 3 (0.15%) NFS
17 2 (0.10%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 31 (1.58%) Puppet
2 23 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
2 23 (1.18%) SCCM
3 18 (0.92%) SCOM
3 18 (0.92%) Cisco CUCM
3 18 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (0.92%) Salt
4 15 (0.77%) AirWatch
4 15 (0.77%) NetBackup
5 14 (0.72%) Cisco UCCX
6 12 (0.61%) WSUS
6 12 (0.61%) SolarWinds Orion
7 9 (0.46%) EMC NetWorker
7 9 (0.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 8 (0.41%) Oracle ZFS
9 7 (0.36%) Control-M
10 6 (0.31%) Tivoli
11 5 (0.26%) CA Single Sign-On
11 5 (0.26%) Backup Exec
11 5 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 274 (14.01%) Oracle
2 266 (13.60%) Microsoft
3 118 (6.03%) VMware
4 101 (5.16%) Cisco
5 78 (3.99%) IBM
6 75 (3.83%) Red Hat
7 67 (3.43%) HP
8 63 (3.22%) Sybase
9 56 (2.86%) Reuters
10 54 (2.76%) Bloomberg
11 51 (2.61%) Citrix
12 33 (1.69%) Tableau
12 33 (1.69%) Green Hat
13 29 (1.48%) Hyperion
14 27 (1.38%) CheckPoint
14 27 (1.38%) F5
15 23 (1.18%) Tieto
16 22 (1.12%) Calypso
17 21 (1.07%) Murex
17 21 (1.07%) McAfee
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits, Bonus and Pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000 - £125000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £68,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £48000 Per Annum plus financial sector benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
McCabe & Barton
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 + strong benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - 130k + benefits + bonus plus attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £80k plus extremely attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Volaris Exec
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + full comprehensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday