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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Institution
Rank 335 268 342
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +74
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 906 1086 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.77% 1.01% 0.73%
As % of the General category 1.77% 2.26% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 720 881 708
Average salary £55,578 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%

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
51315 48090 52526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.81% 44.85% 44.81%
Number of salaries quoted 39505 37916 43972
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 £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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -63 846 £57,500 +4.54% 145
London -42 637 £60,000 +3.44% 112
City of London -79 151 £55,000 - 57
North West -20 49 £50,000 -4.76% 7
South East -72 46 £35,500 -29.00% 12
Scotland -8 41 £55,000 - 4
West Midlands -47 32 £42,500 -5.55% 1
South West -8 31 £53,750 +23.56% 4
East of England -12 29 £55,000 +29.41% 5
Cheshire -12 28 £60,000 -15.78% 4
Birmingham -40 26 £45,000 - 1
Glasgow -18 23 £55,000 -12.00%
Surrey -21 22 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Manchester -3 21 £42,500 +10.38% 2
Wiltshire +8 19 £55,000 +41.93% 3
Edinburgh -2 18 £49,050 +30.80% 2
Swindon +6 14 £55,656 +30.95% 3
Berkshire -13 13 £24,750 -55.00% 1
Newbury - 13 £24,750 -
Chester +2 11 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Cambridgeshire +2 10 £70,000 +100.00%
West Yorkshire -35 9 £40,750 -11.41% 2
Yorkshire -61 9 £40,750 -6.85% 2
Hertfordshire - 8 £52,500 - 5
Crewe - 8 - -
Bromley - 8 £50,000 -
Leeds -42 6 £40,750 -11.41% 1
Staines - 6 £24,000 -
Basildon +4 5 £52,500 +35.48%
Knutsford 0 5 £52,500 +31.25%

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 1957 (100.00%) Finance
2 465 (23.76%) Java
3 460 (23.51%) Degree
4 456 (23.30%) SQL
5 425 (21.72%) Banking
6 388 (19.83%) Windows
7 297 (15.18%) UNIX
8 288 (14.72%) C++
9 251 (12.83%) C#
10 247 (12.62%) Computer Science
11 245 (12.52%) .NET
12 240 (12.26%) Microsoft
13 238 (12.16%) Linux
14 236 (12.06%) SQL Server
15 204 (10.42%) Investment Banking
16 202 (10.32%) Agile Software Development
17 199 (10.17%) JavaScript
18 196 (10.02%) Risk Management
19 186 (9.50%) Oracle
19 186 (9.50%) Project Management
20 176 (8.99%) OO
20 176 (8.99%) Mathematics
21 165 (8.43%) Software Engineering
22 155 (7.92%) HTML
23 153 (7.82%) MS Excel
24 140 (7.15%) ITIL
25 139 (7.10%) Active Directory
26 131 (6.69%) Python
27 130 (6.64%) C
28 127 (6.49%) MS Office

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 60 (3.07%) MS Exchange
2 51 (2.61%) SAS
3 50 (2.55%) SharePoint
4 24 (1.23%) Tomcat
5 23 (1.18%) WebLogic
5 23 (1.18%) Lync
6 18 (0.92%) CMS
6 18 (0.92%) IIS
7 17 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (0.61%) Apache
9 11 (0.56%) WebSphere
10 10 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
11 9 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 9 (0.46%) Confluence
11 9 (0.46%) Oracle Service Bus
11 9 (0.46%) CICS
12 8 (0.41%) Oracle Coherence
12 8 (0.41%) PegaRULES
12 8 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
12 8 (0.41%) GemFire
Applications
1 153 (7.82%) MS Excel
2 127 (6.49%) MS Office
3 41 (2.10%) MS Project
4 16 (0.82%) MS Visio
5 15 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
7 13 (0.66%) Photoshop
8 10 (0.51%) S-PLUS
9 8 (0.41%) SPSS
10 5 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (0.15%) Fireworks
12 2 (0.10%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 22 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
1 22 (1.12%) Oracle General Ledger
2 19 (0.97%) HFM
3 18 (0.92%) SAP FS
3 18 (0.92%) SAP BPC
3 18 (0.92%) Oracle BPM
3 18 (0.92%) Hyperion Planning
4 6 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 6 (0.31%) RMDS
5 5 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
5 5 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.20%) BASE24
6 4 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.20%) Markit EDM
7 3 (0.15%) SunGard APT
7 3 (0.15%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 18 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (0.51%) SaaS
3 7 (0.36%) IaaS
4 6 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.26%) PaaS
6 2 (0.10%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.051%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 63 (3.22%) TCP/IP
2 43 (2.20%) SAN
3 42 (2.15%) Firewall
4 38 (1.94%) Internet
5 34 (1.74%) DNS
6 24 (1.23%) VPN
7 20 (1.02%) HTTP
8 18 (0.92%) DHCP
8 18 (0.92%) Network Security
9 16 (0.82%) Reverse Proxy
10 13 (0.66%) VoIP
10 13 (0.66%) WAN
10 13 (0.66%) Wireless
11 11 (0.56%) LAN
12 6 (0.31%) LDAP
12 6 (0.31%) EIGRP
12 6 (0.31%) NAS
12 6 (0.31%) Multicast
13 5 (0.26%) NetScaler
13 5 (0.26%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (12.06%) SQL Server
2 74 (3.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 72 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
4 54 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 48 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 47 (2.40%) Oracle Database
7 46 (2.35%) Big Data
8 42 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 37 (1.89%) Relational Database
10 34 (1.74%) MySQL
11 31 (1.58%) Data Mining
12 27 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
13 24 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
14 21 (1.07%) Hadoop
15 20 (1.02%) DB2
16 18 (0.92%) Essbase
17 15 (0.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 15 (0.77%) RDBMS
18 14 (0.72%) Base SAS
19 13 (0.66%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 55 (2.81%) JIRA
2 44 (2.25%) Jenkins
3 39 (1.99%) Selenium
4 35 (1.79%) Git (software)
5 34 (1.74%) JUnit
6 29 (1.48%) Visual Studio
7 23 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 22 (1.12%) WebDriver
8 22 (1.12%) Maven
9 19 (0.97%) FitNesse
9 19 (0.97%) Hudson
10 15 (0.77%) jMock
10 15 (0.77%) QuickTest Pro
11 14 (0.72%) Ant
12 12 (0.61%) Eclipse
13 11 (0.56%) JSUnit
14 10 (0.51%) Subversion
15 9 (0.46%) Toad
15 9 (0.46%) Mercurial
16 8 (0.41%) LoadRunner
General
1 1957 (100.00%) Finance
2 425 (21.72%) Banking
3 204 (10.42%) Investment Banking
4 103 (5.26%) Front Office
5 63 (3.22%) Retail
6 53 (2.71%) Legal
7 48 (2.45%) Back Office
8 42 (2.15%) Marketing
9 36 (1.84%) Telecoms
10 23 (1.18%) Law
11 22 (1.12%) Advertising
12 18 (0.92%) General Ledger
13 14 (0.72%) French Language
14 13 (0.66%) Retail Banking
14 13 (0.66%) Spanish Language
15 8 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
15 8 (0.41%) Games
15 8 (0.41%) Automotive
16 5 (0.26%) International Banking
16 5 (0.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 685 (35.00%) Developer
2 451 (23.05%) Analyst
3 188 (9.61%) Java Developer
4 145 (7.41%) Business Analyst
5 134 (6.85%) C++ Developer
6 110 (5.62%) Support Analyst
7 96 (4.91%) Senior Developer
8 94 (4.80%) Project Manager
9 91 (4.65%) C# Developer
10 76 (3.88%) .NET Developer
11 65 (3.32%) Architect
12 62 (3.17%) Consultant
13 54 (2.76%) C# .NET Developer
14 50 (2.55%) Applications Support
14 50 (2.55%) Team Leader
15 40 (2.04%) Senior Java Developer
16 39 (1.99%) Applications Support Analyst
17 38 (1.94%) Service Analyst
17 38 (1.94%) Graduate
17 38 (1.94%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (12.52%) .NET
2 155 (7.92%) HTML
3 119 (6.08%) CSS
4 104 (5.31%) ASP.NET
5 102 (5.21%) Web Services
6 89 (4.55%) XML
7 81 (4.14%) jQuery
8 72 (3.68%) Spring
9 56 (2.86%) J2EE
10 54 (2.76%) .NET Framework
11 44 (2.25%) Hibernate
12 38 (1.94%) HTML5
13 37 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
14 32 (1.64%) WPF
15 28 (1.43%) JSON
15 28 (1.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 28 (1.43%) WCF
16 25 (1.28%) Java EE
16 25 (1.28%) STL
17 24 (1.23%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 247 (12.62%) Computer Science
2 176 (8.99%) Mathematics
3 124 (6.34%) Equities
4 116 (5.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 116 (5.93%) Derivative
5 114 (5.83%) Hedge funds
6 106 (5.42%) Credit Risk
7 105 (5.37%) Market Risk
8 95 (4.85%) Fixed Income
9 77 (3.93%) Physics
10 48 (2.45%) Grid Computing
11 45 (2.30%) Blackberry
12 44 (2.25%) Reference Data
13 32 (1.64%) Client/Server
14 31 (1.58%) Management Information System
15 29 (1.48%) Replication
16 28 (1.43%) N-Tier
17 26 (1.33%) Visualisation
18 22 (1.12%) iPad
19 21 (1.07%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 388 (19.83%) Windows
2 297 (15.18%) UNIX
3 238 (12.16%) Linux
4 107 (5.47%) Windows 7
5 89 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 70 (3.58%) Windows XP
7 52 (2.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 42 (2.15%) Solaris
9 28 (1.43%) AIX
10 27 (1.38%) Android
11 21 (1.07%) Apple iOS
11 21 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (0.31%) Windows 8
14 5 (0.26%) zOS
15 4 (0.20%) CentOS
15 4 (0.20%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.20%) SELinux
16 3 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
16 3 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (10.32%) Agile Software Development
2 196 (10.02%) Risk Management
3 186 (9.50%) Project Management
4 176 (8.99%) OO
5 165 (8.43%) Software Engineering
6 140 (7.15%) ITIL
7 121 (6.18%) Business Analysis
8 120 (6.13%) TDD
9 112 (5.72%) Analytics
10 99 (5.06%) Asset Management
11 94 (4.80%) MVC
12 93 (4.75%) Multithreading
13 92 (4.70%) Scrum
14 85 (4.34%) Stakeholder Management
15 84 (4.29%) Investment Management
16 75 (3.83%) Service Management
17 67 (3.42%) Change Management
18 65 (3.32%) SOA
19 62 (3.17%) OOD
20 61 (3.12%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 465 (23.76%) Java
2 456 (23.30%) SQL
3 288 (14.72%) C++
4 251 (12.83%) C#
5 199 (10.17%) JavaScript
6 131 (6.69%) Python
7 130 (6.64%) C
8 117 (5.98%) PowerShell
9 115 (5.88%) Perl
10 71 (3.63%) VB
11 59 (3.01%) VBA
12 57 (2.91%) Shell Script
13 53 (2.71%) T-SQL
14 44 (2.25%) PHP
14 44 (2.25%) PL/SQL
15 43 (2.20%) Ruby
16 38 (1.94%) VBScript
17 34 (1.74%) Scala
18 33 (1.69%) Bash Shell
19 32 (1.64%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 460 (23.51%) Degree
2 44 (2.25%) ISEB
3 36 (1.84%) CISSP
4 33 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (1.53%) PhD
6 29 (1.48%) Security Cleared
7 26 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
8 23 (1.18%) PMI Certification
9 22 (1.12%) ACCA
10 18 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 17 (0.87%) CISM
11 17 (0.87%) CCNP
12 15 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
13 14 (0.72%) CISA
14 13 (0.66%) SC Cleared
15 12 (0.61%) PMP
15 12 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 11 (0.56%) Sun Certification
16 11 (0.56%) CCNA
17 8 (0.41%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (5.26%) QA
2 47 (2.40%) SLA
3 15 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (0.77%) Data Quality
4 14 (0.72%) EMIR
4 14 (0.72%) Dodd-Frank
5 11 (0.56%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.41%) Basel II
7 7 (0.36%) Basel III
8 4 (0.20%) COBIT
9 3 (0.15%) IAS 39
10 1 (0.051%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.051%) FATCA
10 1 (0.051%) MiFID
10 1 (0.051%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.051%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 139 (7.10%) Active Directory
2 64 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (1.74%) VMware Workstation
4 28 (1.43%) VMware ESX
5 19 (0.97%) Hyper-V
6 17 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (0.82%) XenApp
8 15 (0.77%) KVM
9 14 (0.72%) vSphere
10 9 (0.46%) XenDesktop
10 9 (0.46%) Samba
11 8 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (0.26%) Sendmail
12 5 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
12 5 (0.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 5 (0.26%) Veritas File System
13 4 (0.20%) RACF
13 4 (0.20%) XenServer
14 3 (0.15%) LiteSpeed
15 2 (0.10%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 42 (2.15%) SCCM
2 31 (1.58%) Puppet
3 23 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (0.97%) SCOM
5 11 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
6 10 (0.51%) ITRS Geneos
7 8 (0.41%) NetBackup
8 7 (0.36%) Legato
9 6 (0.31%) Nagios
10 5 (0.26%) Tivoli
10 5 (0.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 5 (0.26%) WSUS
10 5 (0.26%) CA Endevor
11 4 (0.20%) Cisco UCCX
11 4 (0.20%) Red Hat Satellite
12 3 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
13 2 (0.10%) Ganglia
13 2 (0.10%) Zenoss
13 2 (0.10%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 2 (0.10%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 240 (12.26%) Microsoft
2 186 (9.50%) Oracle
3 80 (4.09%) VMware
4 72 (3.68%) Citrix
5 67 (3.42%) IBM
6 41 (2.10%) Cisco
7 37 (1.89%) Sybase
7 37 (1.89%) Bloomberg
8 35 (1.79%) SAP
9 32 (1.64%) Reuters
10 27 (1.38%) HP
11 26 (1.33%) Red Hat
12 20 (1.02%) Pega
13 19 (0.97%) Coverity
14 18 (0.92%) Hyperion
14 18 (0.92%) PeopleSoft
14 18 (0.92%) TIBCO
15 16 (0.82%) JBoss
16 15 (0.77%) Business Objects
16 15 (0.77%) Avaya
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + beenfits+bonuses
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £ Highly Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £24k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Qualserv Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FNZ (UK) ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £18k - 23k per year
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, Company Equity
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago