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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Institution
Rank 334 282 331
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +49
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 897 1044 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.80% 0.98% 0.76%
As % of the General category 1.82% 2.17% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 727 862 709
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%

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
49353 48105 52994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.81% 45.06% 45.12%
Number of salaries quoted 38070 38123 44084
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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -55 855 £55,250 +0.45% 139
London -26 649 £60,000 - 96
City of London -57 149 £55,000 - 48
North West -1 61 £46,500 -11.42% 12
South East -44 47 £35,250 -29.50% 15
Cheshire +4 38 £47,500 -32.14% 5
Scotland -13 32 £55,000 - 2
West Midlands -31 29 £41,250 -17.50% 5
Birmingham -31 26 £40,000 -20.00% 4
South West -22 25 £55,000 +24.29% 1
Manchester +5 23 £45,000 +16.88% 6
Surrey -12 21 £60,000 +26.31% 5
East of England -16 19 £52,500 -25.00% 1
Glasgow -21 19 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Wiltshire +12 15 £55,578 +27.03%
Crewe - 14 - - 2
Edinburgh -9 13 £46,250 +15.62% 1
Swindon +5 11 £58,328 +37.24%
Knutsford - 11 £47,500 -
West Yorkshire -30 10 £41,500 -9.78% 4
Yorkshire -36 10 £41,500 -2.35% 6
Berkshire -6 8 £24,000 -56.36%
Newbury - 8 £24,000 -
Fareham -8 7 £32,500 +14.03% 2
Hampshire -8 7 £32,500 +14.03% 4
Staines +15 6 £24,000 -38.46%
Chester +2 6 £63,750 +15.90% 1
Cambridgeshire +1 6 £57,500 - 1
Camberley 0 6 £70,000 +27.27%
Leeds -26 6 £40,750 -11.41% 1

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 1920 (100.00%) Finance
2 453 (23.59%) Degree
3 451 (23.49%) Java
4 444 (23.13%) SQL
5 409 (21.30%) Banking
6 378 (19.69%) Windows
7 368 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
8 320 (16.67%) UNIX
9 303 (15.78%) C++
10 255 (13.28%) Analytical Skills
11 247 (12.86%) Linux
12 240 (12.50%) Computer Science
13 232 (12.08%) C#
14 226 (11.77%) Microsoft
15 223 (11.61%) SQL Server
16 222 (11.56%) .NET
17 207 (10.78%) Investment Banking
18 202 (10.52%) JavaScript
19 200 (10.42%) Risk Management
20 181 (9.43%) Oracle
21 180 (9.38%) OO
22 176 (9.17%) Software Engineering
23 164 (8.54%) HTML
23 164 (8.54%) Project Management
24 163 (8.49%) Mathematics
25 140 (7.29%) Python
26 139 (7.24%) C
26 139 (7.24%) MS Excel
27 135 (7.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
28 133 (6.93%) Hedge funds

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 58 (3.02%) MS Exchange
2 41 (2.14%) SAS
2 41 (2.14%) SharePoint
3 21 (1.09%) WebLogic
3 21 (1.09%) Lync
4 20 (1.04%) CMS
5 18 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 17 (0.89%) Tomcat
6 17 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (0.73%) WordPress
8 13 (0.68%) IIS
9 12 (0.63%) Apache
10 11 (0.57%) Drupal
11 10 (0.52%) Confluence
12 9 (0.47%) Oracle Service Bus
12 9 (0.47%) WebSphere
12 9 (0.47%) Oracle Coherence
12 9 (0.47%) CICS
12 9 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
13 7 (0.36%) GemFire
Applications
1 139 (7.24%) MS Excel
2 128 (6.67%) MS Office
3 39 (2.03%) MS Project
4 19 (0.99%) MS Visio
4 19 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
5 15 (0.78%) Photoshop
6 12 (0.63%) S-PLUS
6 12 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (0.36%) SPSS
8 6 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.16%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.10%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 19 (0.99%) Oracle General Ledger
2 17 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (0.83%) HFM
3 16 (0.83%) Hyperion Planning
3 16 (0.83%) SAP FS
3 16 (0.83%) SAP BPC
3 16 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.31%) RMDS
5 5 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.21%) Markit EDM
7 3 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.16%) SAP InfiniteInsight
7 3 (0.16%) BASE24
7 3 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.10%) IntelliMatch
9 1 (0.052%) Autonomy Scrittura
9 1 (0.052%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 13 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (0.52%) SaaS
3 8 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.26%) IaaS
4 5 (0.26%) PaaS
5 2 (0.10%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.052%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (2.92%) TCP/IP
2 45 (2.34%) Firewall
3 39 (2.03%) SAN
4 33 (1.72%) Internet
5 31 (1.61%) DNS
6 23 (1.20%) VPN
6 23 (1.20%) WAN
7 21 (1.09%) Wireless
8 20 (1.04%) Network Security
9 18 (0.94%) DHCP
10 17 (0.89%) LAN
11 14 (0.73%) VoIP
11 14 (0.73%) HTTP
12 13 (0.68%) Reverse Proxy
13 12 (0.63%) EIGRP
14 11 (0.57%) BGP
15 9 (0.47%) Multicast
16 8 (0.42%) RIP
17 7 (0.36%) Intrusion Detection
17 7 (0.36%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (11.61%) SQL Server
2 66 (3.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 63 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
4 45 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 44 (2.29%) Big Data
6 43 (2.24%) Oracle Database
7 36 (1.88%) MySQL
7 36 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 36 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 30 (1.56%) Data Mining
8 30 (1.56%) Relational Database
9 20 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
10 19 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
11 18 (0.94%) Hadoop
12 17 (0.89%) DB2
13 16 (0.83%) Essbase
13 16 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 14 (0.73%) NoSQL
15 12 (0.63%) Base SAS
15 12 (0.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 51 (2.66%) JIRA
2 40 (2.08%) Jenkins
3 35 (1.82%) Git (software)
4 34 (1.77%) Selenium
5 31 (1.61%) JUnit
6 26 (1.35%) Visual Studio
7 22 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 22 (1.15%) WebDriver
8 21 (1.09%) Maven
9 19 (0.99%) FitNesse
10 17 (0.89%) jMock
11 15 (0.78%) QuickTest Pro
11 15 (0.78%) Hudson
12 13 (0.68%) Ant
12 13 (0.68%) Eclipse
13 12 (0.63%) Subversion
14 11 (0.57%) JSUnit
15 10 (0.52%) Karma Test Runner
15 10 (0.52%) Jasmine
16 9 (0.47%) Mercurial
General
1 1920 (100.00%) Finance
2 409 (21.30%) Banking
3 207 (10.78%) Investment Banking
4 101 (5.26%) Front Office
5 59 (3.07%) Retail
6 51 (2.66%) Legal
7 50 (2.60%) Back Office
8 41 (2.14%) Marketing
9 28 (1.46%) Telecoms
10 24 (1.25%) Law
11 18 (0.94%) Advertising
11 18 (0.94%) French Language
12 16 (0.83%) General Ledger
13 13 (0.68%) Retail Banking
14 12 (0.63%) Automotive
15 11 (0.57%) Games
15 11 (0.57%) Spanish Language
16 5 (0.26%) German Language
16 5 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
16 5 (0.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 680 (35.42%) Developer
2 450 (23.44%) Analyst
3 182 (9.48%) Java Developer
4 149 (7.76%) C++ Developer
5 147 (7.66%) Business Analyst
6 113 (5.89%) Support Analyst
7 108 (5.63%) Senior Developer
8 90 (4.69%) Project Manager
9 77 (4.01%) C# Developer
10 61 (3.18%) .NET Developer
11 55 (2.86%) Architect
11 55 (2.86%) Applications Support
12 52 (2.71%) Consultant
13 45 (2.34%) Team Leader
14 44 (2.29%) Graduate
15 42 (2.19%) C# .NET Developer
16 41 (2.14%) Applications Support Analyst
17 39 (2.03%) Senior Java Developer
18 37 (1.93%) Service Analyst
19 36 (1.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (11.56%) .NET
2 164 (8.54%) HTML
3 126 (6.56%) CSS
4 87 (4.53%) ASP.NET
4 87 (4.53%) XML
5 86 (4.48%) Web Services
6 85 (4.43%) jQuery
7 64 (3.33%) Spring
8 60 (3.13%) J2EE
9 57 (2.97%) .NET Framework
10 41 (2.14%) HTML5
11 37 (1.93%) Hibernate
12 34 (1.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 33 (1.72%) WCF
13 33 (1.72%) WPF
14 32 (1.67%) STL
15 30 (1.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 27 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
17 26 (1.35%) LINQ
18 25 (1.30%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 255 (13.28%) Analytical Skills
2 240 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 163 (8.49%) Mathematics
4 135 (7.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 133 (6.93%) Hedge funds
6 132 (6.88%) Equities
7 130 (6.77%) Derivative
8 110 (5.73%) Credit Risk
9 106 (5.52%) Market Risk
10 96 (5.00%) Fixed Income
11 84 (4.38%) Physics
12 54 (2.81%) Blackberry
13 50 (2.60%) Grid Computing
14 43 (2.24%) Reference Data
15 33 (1.72%) Management Information System
16 32 (1.67%) User Experience
17 29 (1.51%) iPhone
18 28 (1.46%) Visualisation
18 28 (1.46%) Client/Server
19 27 (1.41%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 378 (19.69%) Windows
2 320 (16.67%) UNIX
3 247 (12.86%) Linux
4 114 (5.94%) Windows 7
5 90 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 74 (3.85%) Windows XP
7 52 (2.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 35 (1.82%) Solaris
9 28 (1.46%) Android
10 25 (1.30%) AIX
11 24 (1.25%) Apple iOS
12 19 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 16 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (0.42%) Windows 8
15 6 (0.31%) CentOS
16 5 (0.26%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.26%) zOS
17 4 (0.21%) Windows Vista
18 3 (0.16%) Ubuntu
18 3 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 368 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
2 200 (10.42%) Risk Management
3 180 (9.38%) OO
4 176 (9.17%) Software Engineering
5 164 (8.54%) Project Management
6 131 (6.82%) ITIL
7 114 (5.94%) Business Analysis
8 113 (5.89%) TDD
9 109 (5.68%) Analytics
10 105 (5.47%) Multithreading
11 94 (4.90%) Asset Management
12 90 (4.69%) MVC
13 82 (4.27%) Scrum
14 79 (4.11%) Mentoring
15 78 (4.06%) Investment Management
16 74 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
17 73 (3.80%) Service Management
18 68 (3.54%) OOD
19 62 (3.23%) Change Management
19 62 (3.23%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 451 (23.49%) Java
2 444 (23.13%) SQL
3 303 (15.78%) C++
4 232 (12.08%) C#
5 202 (10.52%) JavaScript
6 140 (7.29%) Python
7 139 (7.24%) C
8 124 (6.46%) Perl
9 105 (5.47%) PowerShell
10 69 (3.59%) VB
11 60 (3.13%) VBA
12 55 (2.86%) PHP
13 52 (2.71%) Shell Script
14 47 (2.45%) T-SQL
15 44 (2.29%) PL/SQL
16 42 (2.19%) Ruby
17 38 (1.98%) Bash Shell
18 37 (1.93%) Scala
19 35 (1.82%) MATLAB
20 29 (1.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 453 (23.59%) Degree
2 40 (2.08%) CISSP
3 35 (1.82%) ISEB
4 33 (1.72%) PhD
5 28 (1.46%) Security Cleared
6 24 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 21 (1.09%) CISA
9 20 (1.04%) ACCA
10 19 (0.99%) PMI Certification
11 18 (0.94%) CISM
12 16 (0.83%) CCNP
13 13 (0.68%) SC Cleared
14 11 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (0.47%) CCNA
15 9 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 8 (0.42%) PMP
16 8 (0.42%) Sun Certification
16 8 (0.42%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (4.95%) QA
2 67 (3.49%) SLA
3 17 (0.89%) EMIR
3 17 (0.89%) Dodd-Frank
4 13 (0.68%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.52%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.42%) Basel II
7 7 (0.36%) Basel III
8 4 (0.21%) COBIT
9 3 (0.16%) IAS 39
10 1 (0.052%) FATCA
10 1 (0.052%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.052%) MiFID
10 1 (0.052%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.052%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 128 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 55 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (1.88%) VMware Workstation
4 30 (1.56%) VMware ESX
5 15 (0.78%) Hyper-V
6 14 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (0.63%) XenApp
8 11 (0.57%) vSphere
8 11 (0.57%) KVM
9 10 (0.52%) Samba
10 8 (0.42%) XenDesktop
11 6 (0.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 6 (0.31%) Veritas File System
11 6 (0.31%) Sendmail
11 6 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
13 4 (0.21%) RACF
13 4 (0.21%) Snort
14 3 (0.16%) Docker
15 2 (0.10%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 40 (2.08%) SCCM
2 28 (1.46%) Puppet
3 20 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (0.99%) SCOM
5 12 (0.63%) ITRS Geneos
6 9 (0.47%) NetBackup
7 8 (0.42%) Legato
7 8 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (0.31%) Tivoli
9 5 (0.26%) Nagios
9 5 (0.26%) WSUS
9 5 (0.26%) CA Endevor
9 5 (0.26%) Zenoss
10 4 (0.21%) Cisco UCCX
10 4 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.16%) Red Hat Satellite
11 3 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
12 2 (0.10%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 2 (0.10%) SCOrch
12 2 (0.10%) WMI
Vendors
1 226 (11.77%) Microsoft
2 181 (9.43%) Oracle
3 67 (3.49%) VMware
4 66 (3.44%) Citrix
5 59 (3.07%) IBM
6 45 (2.34%) Cisco
7 42 (2.19%) Sybase
8 41 (2.14%) Bloomberg
9 37 (1.93%) Reuters
10 32 (1.67%) SAP
11 26 (1.35%) Red Hat
12 23 (1.20%) HP
13 19 (0.99%) Avaya
14 18 (0.94%) Juniper
15 17 (0.89%) Coverity
15 17 (0.89%) Pega
16 16 (0.83%) Hyperion
16 16 (0.83%) PeopleSoft
17 15 (0.78%) EMC
17 15 (0.78%) Apple
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £ Highly Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Intapeople
Salary: £60000 to £80000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus, pension, health, etc.
Posted: 19 hours ago
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus, pension, health, etc.
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £60000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 to £160000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £70000 to £150000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 per annum + Pension and 29 days holiday
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + OTE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Progressive - Midlands
Salary: Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £80000 - £105000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and package
Posted: Yesterday