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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Institution
Rank 307 283 303
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +20
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 966 1037 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.92% 0.98% 0.86%
As % of the General category 2.10% 2.23% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 834 776 670
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%

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
45945 46548 45278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.81% 44.06% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 36350 36003 36405
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -22 943 £57,500 +4.54% 165
London +2 717 £60,000 - 114
City of London +24 217 £55,000 - 53
North West +37 93 £47,500 +18.75% 24
Cheshire +51 75 £48,750 -2.50% 19
South East -62 43 £47,500 -8.65% 11
South West -13 31 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Crewe - 27 - - 13
East of England +5 23 £45,000 -14.28% 6
Knutsford +13 22 £67,500 +35.00%
Surrey -34 20 £23,000 -56.80% 2
Scotland +4 17 £50,000 -16.66% 5
Yorkshire -12 17 £33,000 -12.00% 2
Bristol 0 16 £36,000 -4.00% 1
Manchester -41 16 £45,000 +12.50% 4
East Midlands +35 14 £50,000 +66.66% 4
Dorset - 11 £75,000 - 2
Woking - 11 £52,500 -
Nottinghamshire +11 9 £45,000 +12.50%
Nottingham +5 9 £45,000 +12.50%
Sheffield -1 9 £33,000 -49.23%
South Yorkshire -3 9 £33,000 -49.23%
Edinburgh +2 8 £42,500 -7.60% 2
Bournemouth - 8 £75,000 - 2
Reigate +4 7 £22,000 -26.66%
Cambridgeshire +4 7 £45,000 -21.73% 3
Hertfordshire -3 7 £45,000 -28.00% 1
Watford - 7 £45,000 -
Docklands, London -4 6 £56,250 -25.00%
Essex -12 6 £37,500 -11.76%

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 1856 (100.00%) Finance
2 442 (23.81%) SQL
3 430 (23.17%) Degree
4 407 (21.93%) Banking
5 401 (21.61%) Windows
6 354 (19.07%) Agile Software Development
7 349 (18.80%) Java
8 281 (15.14%) UNIX
9 275 (14.82%) Linux
10 265 (14.28%) Analytical Skills
11 257 (13.85%) SQL Server
12 246 (13.25%) Microsoft
13 229 (12.34%) Oracle
14 218 (11.75%) C#
15 204 (10.99%) C++
16 182 (9.81%) Hedge funds
17 181 (9.75%) Investment Banking
18 175 (9.43%) JavaScript
19 170 (9.16%) Active Directory
20 169 (9.11%) OO
21 163 (8.78%) Software Engineering
21 163 (8.78%) Computer Science
22 159 (8.57%) Risk Management
23 150 (8.08%) ITIL
24 149 (8.03%) HTML
25 144 (7.76%) Project Management
26 141 (7.60%) MS Excel
27 140 (7.54%) Front Office
28 138 (7.44%) .NET
29 134 (7.22%) Analytics

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 77 (4.15%) MS Exchange
2 43 (2.32%) SharePoint
3 40 (2.16%) WebSphere
4 31 (1.67%) SAS
4 31 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 29 (1.56%) Node.js
6 28 (1.51%) IIS
7 26 (1.40%) WebSphere Application Server
8 25 (1.35%) CMS
9 21 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
10 17 (0.92%) WebLogic
11 16 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
12 13 (0.70%) Lync
13 11 (0.59%) Oracle Service Bus
13 11 (0.59%) Apache
13 11 (0.59%) CICS
14 10 (0.54%) MQSeries
14 10 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
15 9 (0.48%) JBoss
16 8 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 141 (7.60%) MS Excel
2 114 (6.14%) MS Office
3 23 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
5 15 (0.81%) MS Project
6 14 (0.75%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.32%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.27%) CPLEX
8 5 (0.27%) SPSS
9 4 (0.22%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.054%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 11 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 11 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (0.43%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 8 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (0.38%) ION MarketView
3 7 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.32%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 6 (0.32%) Markit EDM
5 3 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.11%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.11%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.11%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.11%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.11%) assyst
6 2 (0.11%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (1.29%) SaaS
2 4 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.16%) GitHub
3 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.054%) IaaS
5 1 (0.054%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (3.88%) Firewall
2 69 (3.72%) WAN
3 68 (3.66%) TCP/IP
4 57 (3.07%) Wireless
5 49 (2.64%) LAN
6 47 (2.53%) VPN
7 43 (2.32%) DNS
8 39 (2.10%) BGP
9 38 (2.05%) SAN
9 38 (2.05%) Network Security
10 37 (1.99%) Cisco Nexus
11 35 (1.89%) VoIP
12 31 (1.67%) Multicast
13 26 (1.40%) Intrusion Detection
14 25 (1.35%) EIGRP
15 24 (1.29%) SSL
16 23 (1.24%) DHCP
16 23 (1.24%) Internet
17 21 (1.13%) MPLS
17 21 (1.13%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (13.85%) SQL Server
2 59 (3.18%) Oracle Database
3 58 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 44 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 44 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 44 (2.37%) Relational Database
5 42 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 34 (1.83%) MySQL
7 29 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 28 (1.51%) Big Data
9 26 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
10 25 (1.35%) RDBMS
11 23 (1.24%) DB2
12 22 (1.19%) Hadoop
13 19 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
14 18 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
15 15 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
16 14 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
17 13 (0.70%) MS Access
17 13 (0.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 45 (2.42%) Maven
2 30 (1.62%) Selenium
3 25 (1.35%) JUnit
4 22 (1.19%) Git (software)
5 18 (0.97%) Ant
5 18 (0.97%) JIRA
6 17 (0.92%) Cucumber
7 16 (0.86%) JBehave
7 16 (0.86%) SoapUI
8 15 (0.81%) Jenkins
8 15 (0.81%) WebDriver
8 15 (0.81%) Subversion
8 15 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
8 15 (0.81%) Eclipse
9 13 (0.70%) Gradle
10 11 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (0.59%) Visual Studio
11 10 (0.54%) Jasmine
12 9 (0.48%) TeamCity
13 8 (0.43%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 1856 (100.00%) Finance
2 407 (21.93%) Banking
3 181 (9.75%) Investment Banking
4 140 (7.54%) Front Office
5 80 (4.31%) Retail
6 56 (3.02%) Back Office
7 49 (2.64%) Legal
8 37 (1.99%) Marketing
9 34 (1.83%) Corporate Banking
10 33 (1.78%) Telecoms
11 25 (1.35%) Retail Banking
12 19 (1.02%) Law
13 14 (0.75%) Private Banking
14 11 (0.59%) French Language
14 11 (0.59%) Games
15 10 (0.54%) German Language
16 8 (0.43%) Advertising
17 6 (0.32%) Publishing
18 5 (0.27%) Manufacturing
19 4 (0.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 505 (27.21%) Developer
2 434 (23.38%) Analyst
3 170 (9.16%) Support Analyst
4 120 (6.47%) Java Developer
5 109 (5.87%) Architect
6 106 (5.71%) Business Analyst
7 96 (5.17%) Consultant
8 90 (4.85%) C++ Developer
9 76 (4.09%) Senior Developer
10 66 (3.56%) Project Manager
11 64 (3.45%) Network Engineer
12 59 (3.18%) Applications Support
13 57 (3.07%) IT Support
14 50 (2.69%) Desktop Support
14 50 (2.69%) Junior
15 48 (2.59%) Support Engineer
16 45 (2.42%) IT Support Analyst
17 44 (2.37%) Administrator
18 42 (2.26%) Solutions Architect
18 42 (2.26%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (8.03%) HTML
2 138 (7.44%) .NET
3 82 (4.42%) Spring
4 77 (4.15%) XML
5 75 (4.04%) Web Services
6 67 (3.61%) CSS
7 66 (3.56%) FIX Protocol
8 65 (3.50%) ASP.NET
9 52 (2.80%) jQuery
10 50 (2.69%) Hibernate
10 50 (2.69%) Middleware
11 46 (2.48%) HTML5
12 40 (2.16%) J2EE
13 33 (1.78%) Ajax
14 30 (1.62%) .NET Framework
15 29 (1.56%) Software Packaging
15 29 (1.56%) RESTful
15 29 (1.56%) STL
16 28 (1.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 27 (1.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 265 (14.28%) Analytical Skills
2 182 (9.81%) Hedge funds
3 163 (8.78%) Computer Science
4 114 (6.14%) Derivative
5 92 (4.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 79 (4.26%) Blackberry
7 69 (3.72%) User Experience
8 67 (3.61%) Mathematics
9 64 (3.45%) Equities
10 62 (3.34%) Fixed Income
11 56 (3.02%) Visualisation
12 46 (2.48%) Credit Risk
13 44 (2.37%) Management Information System
14 37 (1.99%) iPhone
15 27 (1.45%) Physics
16 25 (1.35%) Economics
16 25 (1.35%) Mainframe
17 24 (1.29%) Client/Server
17 24 (1.29%) Data Structures
18 23 (1.24%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 401 (21.61%) Windows
2 281 (15.14%) UNIX
3 275 (14.82%) Linux
4 105 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 105 (5.66%) Windows 7
5 58 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 56 (3.02%) Windows XP
7 51 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 41 (2.21%) Apple iOS
9 38 (2.05%) Solaris
10 29 (1.56%) Android
11 25 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
12 20 (1.08%) AIX
13 12 (0.65%) Windows 8
14 10 (0.54%) HPUX
15 6 (0.32%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.27%) zOS
16 5 (0.27%) VMS
16 5 (0.27%) Windows 2000
17 4 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (19.07%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (9.11%) OO
3 163 (8.78%) Software Engineering
4 159 (8.57%) Risk Management
5 150 (8.08%) ITIL
6 144 (7.76%) Project Management
7 134 (7.22%) Analytics
8 110 (5.93%) Service Delivery
9 109 (5.87%) Service Management
10 99 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 85 (4.58%) Scrum
12 83 (4.47%) Business Intelligence
12 83 (4.47%) Low Latency
13 80 (4.31%) TDD
14 77 (4.15%) Disaster Recovery
15 73 (3.93%) Multithreading
16 68 (3.66%) Change Management
16 68 (3.66%) Business Analysis
17 64 (3.45%) Mentoring
18 63 (3.39%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 442 (23.81%) SQL
2 349 (18.80%) Java
3 218 (11.75%) C#
4 204 (10.99%) C++
5 175 (9.43%) JavaScript
6 91 (4.90%) C
7 86 (4.63%) Python
8 81 (4.36%) Perl
9 64 (3.45%) VBA
9 64 (3.45%) PowerShell
10 58 (3.13%) PL/SQL
11 49 (2.64%) T-SQL
12 48 (2.59%) VB
13 34 (1.83%) Shell Script
14 32 (1.72%) Scala
15 31 (1.67%) Bash Shell
16 26 (1.40%) PHP
17 16 (0.86%) VC++
18 13 (0.70%) XPath
19 12 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 430 (23.17%) Degree
2 50 (2.69%) Cisco Certification
3 48 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 40 (2.16%) MCSE
5 37 (1.99%) MCP
5 37 (1.99%) CCNP
6 30 (1.62%) VCP4
6 30 (1.62%) CISSP
7 26 (1.40%) PMI Certification
8 21 (1.13%) CCIE
9 19 (1.02%) PMP
9 19 (1.02%) PhD
10 17 (0.92%) CCNA
11 15 (0.81%) CISA
11 15 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
12 13 (0.70%) CISM
12 13 (0.70%) ISEB
13 12 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 11 (0.59%) Security Cleared
14 11 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (5.50%) QA
2 83 (4.47%) SLA
3 23 (1.24%) EMIR
4 20 (1.08%) Dodd-Frank
5 19 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.54%) Solvency II
7 9 (0.48%) PCI DSS
8 7 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 6 (0.32%) Basel II
9 6 (0.32%) COBIT
9 6 (0.32%) FATCA
10 5 (0.27%) Data Quality
10 5 (0.27%) Basel III
11 3 (0.16%) COREP
11 3 (0.16%) BS7799
12 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.11%) GAAP
12 2 (0.11%) MiFID
12 2 (0.11%) CRD IV
System Software
1 170 (9.16%) Active Directory
2 85 (4.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (1.83%) VMware ESX
4 29 (1.56%) VMware Workstation
5 23 (1.24%) vSphere
5 23 (1.24%) Snort
6 21 (1.13%) Oracle RAC
7 14 (0.75%) XenApp
8 12 (0.65%) NFS
9 11 (0.59%) Hyper-V
10 10 (0.54%) XenDesktop
10 10 (0.54%) VirtualBox
11 9 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
12 7 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (0.27%) Docker
14 5 (0.27%) ACF2
14 5 (0.27%) RACF
15 3 (0.16%) Varnish
15 3 (0.16%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 26 (1.40%) Puppet
2 13 (0.70%) Data Guard
3 12 (0.65%) NetBackup
3 12 (0.65%) ITRS Geneos
4 11 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (0.59%) SCCM
4 11 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 10 (0.54%) SCOM
6 9 (0.48%) OPNET
6 9 (0.48%) Tivoli
7 7 (0.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 7 (0.38%) yum
7 7 (0.38%) Control-M
7 7 (0.38%) Nagios
8 5 (0.27%) Backup Exec
8 5 (0.27%) OpenView
9 4 (0.22%) Zenoss
10 3 (0.16%) Oracle EDQ
10 3 (0.16%) Salt
10 3 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 246 (13.25%) Microsoft
2 229 (12.34%) Oracle
3 104 (5.60%) VMware
4 97 (5.23%) Cisco
5 66 (3.56%) IBM
6 49 (2.64%) Red Hat
7 48 (2.59%) Citrix
7 48 (2.59%) Fidessa
8 45 (2.42%) HP
9 43 (2.32%) ServiceNow
10 31 (1.67%) NetApp
11 27 (1.45%) Sybase
11 27 (1.45%) EMC
12 26 (1.40%) Juniper
12 26 (1.40%) Business Objects
13 24 (1.29%) Bloomberg
13 24 (1.29%) CheckPoint
13 24 (1.29%) Splunk
14 23 (1.24%) Sourcefire
14 23 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive
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