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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Institution
Rank 319 317 300
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 956 1048 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.89% 0.89% 0.89%
As % of the General category 2.02% 2.01% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 724 879 719
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,950 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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
47423 52110 46078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.38% 44.12% 42.83%
Number of salaries quoted 37394 40825 36548
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 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +6 917 £55,000 - 126
London -9 639 £57,500 -4.16% 71
City of London -5 154 £52,500 -12.50% 37
North West +67 116 £47,500 - 8
Cheshire +70 98 £47,500 - 6
Crewe - 68 - - 1
Yorkshire +35 61 £40,000 +14.28% 11
South East +13 45 £50,000 -4.76% 14
Scotland +18 29 £47,500 -13.63% 9
South West +4 29 £37,500 -6.25% 16
North Yorkshire +35 27 £40,000 +39.13% 6
South Yorkshire +12 18 £21,500 -48.62%
Sheffield +7 18 £21,500 -48.62%
East of England -6 18 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Skipton - 18 £40,000 - 6
Berkshire - 18 £55,000 - 3
West Yorkshire +13 16 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Edinburgh +22 14 £57,500 -2.54% 3
Knutsford +6 14 £47,500 +26.66%
Glasgow -11 14 £47,500 -13.63% 3
Surrey +14 13 £45,000 -30.76% 5
Manchester -3 12 £34,750 -30.50% 1
Reading - 11 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands +14 10 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Dorset +11 10 £75,000 +15.38% 9
Bournemouth 0 10 £75,000 +15.38% 9
Northamptonshire +6 9 £47,500 +28.37%
Bristol -10 9 £40,000 - 5
Harrogate - 9 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire +26 8 £30,750 -23.12%

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 1935 (100.00%) Finance
2 504 (26.05%) SQL
3 499 (25.79%) Banking
4 452 (23.36%) Agile Software Development
5 445 (23.00%) Degree
6 387 (20.00%) Windows
7 373 (19.28%) Java
8 295 (15.25%) Linux
9 270 (13.95%) Microsoft
10 265 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
11 255 (13.18%) Oracle
12 254 (13.13%) SQL Server
13 251 (12.97%) C#
14 240 (12.40%) UNIX
15 229 (11.83%) Investment Banking
16 219 (11.32%) ITIL
17 209 (10.80%) Risk Management
18 194 (10.03%) Project Management
19 190 (9.82%) JavaScript
19 190 (9.82%) Retail
20 188 (9.72%) .NET
21 186 (9.61%) Active Directory
22 181 (9.35%) Software Engineering
23 177 (9.15%) C++
24 172 (8.89%) HTML
24 172 (8.89%) SDLC
25 167 (8.63%) Computer Science
26 162 (8.37%) Analytics
27 159 (8.22%) Front Office
28 154 (7.96%) MS Excel

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (4.24%) MS Exchange
2 43 (2.22%) SAS
2 43 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 41 (2.12%) IIS
4 37 (1.91%) WebSphere
5 30 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 27 (1.40%) WebLogic
7 25 (1.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 25 (1.29%) Node.js
8 22 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
9 21 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
10 20 (1.03%) CMS
11 19 (0.98%) Apache
12 13 (0.67%) JBoss
12 13 (0.67%) MQSeries
13 12 (0.62%) Lync
13 12 (0.62%) Drupal
13 12 (0.62%) nginx
14 10 (0.52%) CICS
14 10 (0.52%) FileNet
Applications
1 154 (7.96%) MS Excel
2 94 (4.86%) MS Office
3 36 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (1.09%) MS Visio
5 20 (1.03%) MS Project
6 12 (0.62%) SPSS
7 11 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.26%) CPLEX
9 3 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.052%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 34 (1.76%) Oracle EBS
2 32 (1.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 22 (1.14%) Oracle 11i
3 22 (1.14%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 20 (1.03%) Markit EDM
5 16 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
6 11 (0.57%) Hyperion Planning
7 10 (0.52%) thinkFolio
8 9 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
9 8 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
10 7 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
10 7 (0.36%) Temenos T24
10 7 (0.36%) Oracle Cash Management
11 6 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
11 6 (0.31%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 6 (0.31%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 6 (0.31%) Oracle FAH
11 6 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
11 6 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
11 6 (0.31%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.19%) SaaS
2 7 (0.36%) PaaS
3 4 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.16%) GitHub
5 2 (0.10%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.052%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.052%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.052%) IaaS
6 1 (0.052%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 112 (5.79%) Wireless
2 74 (3.82%) Firewall
3 60 (3.10%) DNS
4 55 (2.84%) TCP/IP
5 51 (2.64%) WAN
6 45 (2.33%) VPN
7 41 (2.12%) LAN
8 40 (2.07%) SSL
9 38 (1.96%) Network Security
10 35 (1.81%) Intrusion Detection
11 33 (1.71%) VoIP
12 30 (1.55%) Cisco Nexus
13 29 (1.50%) SAN
14 28 (1.45%) BGP
15 27 (1.40%) DHCP
16 24 (1.24%) Internet
17 23 (1.19%) LDAP
18 21 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
19 20 (1.03%) NX-OS
20 19 (0.98%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (13.13%) SQL Server
2 68 (3.51%) Oracle Database
3 59 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
4 55 (2.84%) Relational Database
5 49 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 48 (2.48%) MySQL
7 46 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 46 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 41 (2.12%) Oracle BI EE
9 40 (2.07%) QlikView
10 34 (1.76%) Big Data
11 33 (1.71%) Oracle ODI
12 32 (1.65%) RDBMS
13 27 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 27 (1.40%) Hadoop
14 26 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
15 23 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
16 19 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
16 19 (0.98%) DB2
17 18 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 50 (2.58%) Maven
2 43 (2.22%) Selenium
3 33 (1.71%) Git (software)
4 27 (1.40%) JIRA
5 26 (1.34%) JUnit
6 25 (1.29%) Cucumber
7 23 (1.19%) Ant
8 20 (1.03%) Jenkins
9 19 (0.98%) Gradle
10 18 (0.93%) WebDriver
10 18 (0.93%) Eclipse
10 18 (0.93%) Subversion
11 17 (0.88%) TeamCity
12 16 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
13 14 (0.72%) SoapUI
14 13 (0.67%) LoadRunner
14 13 (0.67%) JBehave
15 12 (0.62%) JMeter
15 12 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1935 (100.00%) Finance
2 499 (25.79%) Banking
3 229 (11.83%) Investment Banking
4 190 (9.82%) Retail
5 159 (8.22%) Front Office
6 84 (4.34%) Back Office
7 57 (2.95%) Retail Banking
7 57 (2.95%) Corporate Banking
8 51 (2.64%) Legal
9 31 (1.60%) Marketing
10 30 (1.55%) Telecoms
11 20 (1.03%) Law
12 12 (0.62%) Games
13 10 (0.52%) Private Banking
14 7 (0.36%) Publishing
15 5 (0.26%) Advertising
16 4 (0.21%) International Banking
16 4 (0.21%) Wholesale Banking
17 3 (0.16%) Automotive
18 2 (0.10%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 494 (25.53%) Developer
2 456 (23.57%) Analyst
3 147 (7.60%) Business Analyst
4 144 (7.44%) Support Analyst
5 110 (5.68%) Java Developer
6 107 (5.53%) Consultant
7 87 (4.50%) Architect
8 76 (3.93%) Project Manager
9 69 (3.57%) C++ Developer
9 69 (3.57%) Desktop Support
10 65 (3.36%) Senior Developer
11 58 (3.00%) Desktop Analyst
11 58 (3.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 53 (2.74%) Network Engineer
13 48 (2.48%) C# Developer
14 41 (2.12%) Support Engineer
14 41 (2.12%) IT Support
15 40 (2.07%) Applications Support
16 38 (1.96%) Graduate
16 38 (1.96%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (9.72%) .NET
2 172 (8.89%) HTML
3 104 (5.37%) XML
4 95 (4.91%) Spring
5 77 (3.98%) CSS
6 76 (3.93%) Web Services
7 73 (3.77%) ASP.NET
8 62 (3.20%) HTML5
9 60 (3.10%) jQuery
10 59 (3.05%) FIX Protocol
11 55 (2.84%) Middleware
12 52 (2.69%) Hibernate
13 42 (2.17%) J2EE
14 33 (1.71%) J2SE
15 32 (1.65%) REST
16 29 (1.50%) .NET Framework
17 28 (1.45%) Ajax
18 27 (1.40%) RESTful
19 26 (1.34%) ASP.NET MVC
20 25 (1.29%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 265 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
2 167 (8.63%) Computer Science
3 146 (7.55%) Hedge funds
4 108 (5.58%) Derivative
5 97 (5.01%) Mathematics
6 92 (4.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 87 (4.50%) Blackberry
8 83 (4.29%) Visualisation
9 81 (4.19%) Data Centre
10 78 (4.03%) Fixed Income
11 70 (3.62%) Equities
12 67 (3.46%) User Experience
13 53 (2.74%) Management Information System
14 40 (2.07%) Credit Risk
15 35 (1.81%) Data Structures
16 32 (1.65%) Mainframe
17 29 (1.50%) iPhone
18 28 (1.45%) PMI
19 24 (1.24%) Credit Derivative
20 22 (1.14%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 387 (20.00%) Windows
2 295 (15.25%) Linux
3 240 (12.40%) UNIX
4 109 (5.63%) Windows 7
5 79 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 61 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 43 (2.22%) Apple iOS
8 39 (2.02%) Solaris
9 35 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 34 (1.76%) Windows Server 2003
11 33 (1.71%) Windows XP
12 30 (1.55%) Android
13 23 (1.19%) AIX
14 7 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
14 7 (0.36%) HPUX
14 7 (0.36%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.26%) VMS
15 5 (0.26%) Windows 2000
15 5 (0.26%) zOS
15 5 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 452 (23.36%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (11.32%) ITIL
3 209 (10.80%) Risk Management
4 194 (10.03%) Project Management
5 181 (9.35%) Software Engineering
6 172 (8.89%) SDLC
7 162 (8.37%) Analytics
8 153 (7.91%) OO
9 126 (6.51%) Scrum
10 120 (6.20%) Business Analysis
11 117 (6.05%) Service Management
12 116 (5.99%) Stakeholder Management
13 115 (5.94%) Service Delivery
14 114 (5.89%) TDD
15 97 (5.01%) Customer Engagement
16 94 (4.86%) Investment Management
17 85 (4.39%) PRINCE2
18 82 (4.24%) Business Intelligence
19 75 (3.88%) Disaster Recovery
20 73 (3.77%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 504 (26.05%) SQL
2 373 (19.28%) Java
3 251 (12.97%) C#
4 190 (9.82%) JavaScript
5 177 (9.15%) C++
6 86 (4.44%) Python
7 85 (4.39%) C
8 79 (4.08%) Perl
9 66 (3.41%) PL/SQL
10 63 (3.26%) PowerShell
11 62 (3.20%) T-SQL
12 40 (2.07%) VBA
13 37 (1.91%) VB
14 35 (1.81%) Scala
15 30 (1.55%) Bash Shell
16 28 (1.45%) Shell Script
16 28 (1.45%) PHP
17 18 (0.93%) VC++
18 12 (0.62%) VB.NET
19 11 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 445 (23.00%) Degree
2 72 (3.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 62 (3.20%) MCSE
4 56 (2.89%) MCP
5 51 (2.64%) PMI Certification
6 43 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (1.55%) PMP
7 30 (1.55%) CISSP
8 28 (1.45%) CISM
8 28 (1.45%) CCNP
9 22 (1.14%) Security Cleared
10 21 (1.09%) ISEB
11 20 (1.03%) PhD
12 19 (0.98%) CISA
12 19 (0.98%) CCNA
13 18 (0.93%) CCIE
14 15 (0.78%) ISTQB
15 13 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
15 13 (0.67%) IIBA
16 11 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (7.44%) QA
2 53 (2.74%) EMIR
3 52 (2.69%) SLA
4 41 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 28 (1.45%) MiFID
6 25 (1.29%) Dodd-Frank
7 22 (1.14%) CRD IV
8 10 (0.52%) Data Quality
8 10 (0.52%) COBIT
9 7 (0.36%) PCI DSS
10 6 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 6 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.21%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.10%) FATCA
12 2 (0.10%) BS7799
12 2 (0.10%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.10%) Basel II
12 2 (0.10%) GAAP
13 1 (0.052%) IAS 39
13 1 (0.052%) IAS 32
System Software
1 186 (9.61%) Active Directory
2 87 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (1.65%) VMware ESX
4 26 (1.34%) vSphere
5 24 (1.24%) VMware Workstation
6 22 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
7 21 (1.09%) Snort
8 14 (0.72%) XenApp
9 13 (0.67%) UAG
10 12 (0.62%) Varnish
11 11 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (0.52%) NFS
12 10 (0.52%) Hyper-V
13 8 (0.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 7 (0.36%) VirtualBox
15 6 (0.31%) Terminal Server
16 5 (0.26%) XenDesktop
16 5 (0.26%) RACF
16 5 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
16 5 (0.26%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 22 (1.14%) Puppet
2 20 (1.03%) SCCM
3 16 (0.83%) SCOM
4 14 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (0.67%) Salt
5 13 (0.67%) ITRS Geneos
6 12 (0.62%) NetBackup
7 10 (0.52%) Oracle RMAN
7 10 (0.52%) Data Guard
8 9 (0.47%) OPNET
9 8 (0.41%) yum
9 8 (0.41%) Nagios
9 8 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
10 7 (0.36%) AirWatch
11 6 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (0.31%) OpenView
11 6 (0.31%) Tivoli
11 6 (0.31%) Zenoss
12 4 (0.21%) Control-M
13 3 (0.16%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 270 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 255 (13.18%) Oracle
3 111 (5.74%) VMware
4 83 (4.29%) Cisco
5 82 (4.24%) Red Hat
6 60 (3.10%) IBM
7 58 (3.00%) ServiceNow
8 45 (2.33%) Citrix
9 42 (2.17%) HP
10 35 (1.81%) Hyperion
11 33 (1.71%) Fidessa
11 33 (1.71%) Tableau
12 30 (1.55%) Reuters
13 26 (1.34%) Tieto
14 23 (1.19%) Sybase
15 22 (1.14%) Bloomberg
16 21 (1.09%) Sourcefire
16 21 (1.09%) Splunk
17 20 (1.03%) CheckPoint
18 19 (0.98%) EMC
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + share options scheme
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Experis IT
Salary: bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + profit share, training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + 30% bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30K-£75K + Outstanding Package
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30K-£75K + Outstanding Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £66,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits extra benefits
Posted: 5 days ago