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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Institution
Rank 321 291 323
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +32
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 970 1077 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.90% 0.96% 0.81%
As % of the General category 2.04% 2.18% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 800 838 664
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,450 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £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
47487 49353 47410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.13% 44.08% 43.56%
Number of salaries quoted 37249 38276 37699
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 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 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 27 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 -20 938 £57,500 +4.54% 131
London -7 683 £60,000 - 81
City of London 0 190 £53,750 -4.44% 44
North West +65 119 £47,500 - 14
Cheshire +75 99 £47,500 -5.00% 14
Crewe - 48 - - 12
South East -39 47 £49,500 -1.00% 14
South West -10 29 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Yorkshire 0 27 £40,000 +6.66% 9
Scotland +20 24 £47,500 -20.83% 11
Knutsford +10 23 £67,500 +35.00% 1
East of England -11 19 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Surrey -20 19 £23,000 -54.67% 7
Manchester -16 17 £34,500 -3.83%
Bristol +1 15 £36,000 -4.00% 3
Dorset - 12 £75,000 -
East Midlands +21 11 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Edinburgh +8 11 £43,750 -17.45% 6
North Yorkshire +26 10 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Glasgow +14 10 £47,500 -24.00% 4
South Yorkshire +6 10 £33,000 -49.23%
Sheffield 0 10 £33,000 -49.23%
Berkshire - 10 £60,000 - 5
Woking - 9 £55,000 - 1
Bournemouth - 9 £75,000 -
Canary Wharf +17 8 - -
Docklands, London -2 8 £57,500 -17.85%
Reigate +10 7 £22,000 -26.66%
Nottinghamshire +3 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Nottingham -4 7 £45,000 +12.50%

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 1875 (100.00%) Finance
2 452 (24.11%) SQL
3 443 (23.63%) Degree
4 442 (23.57%) Banking
5 408 (21.76%) Windows
6 393 (20.96%) Agile Software Development
7 346 (18.45%) Java
8 279 (14.88%) Linux
9 263 (14.03%) Microsoft
10 260 (13.87%) UNIX
11 257 (13.71%) SQL Server
11 257 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
12 244 (13.01%) Oracle
13 223 (11.89%) C#
14 207 (11.04%) Investment Banking
15 194 (10.35%) C++
16 187 (9.97%) Active Directory
17 180 (9.60%) Hedge funds
18 177 (9.44%) JavaScript
19 176 (9.39%) Risk Management
20 169 (9.01%) Project Management
20 169 (9.01%) ITIL
21 165 (8.80%) Software Engineering
22 162 (8.64%) Computer Science
23 156 (8.32%) OO
24 153 (8.16%) HTML
25 151 (8.05%) Front Office
26 150 (8.00%) MS Excel
27 143 (7.63%) Analytics
28 142 (7.57%) .NET

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 83 (4.43%) MS Exchange
2 51 (2.72%) SharePoint
3 37 (1.97%) WebSphere
4 32 (1.71%) Node.js
5 30 (1.60%) IIS
6 29 (1.55%) SAS
7 28 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 26 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
9 23 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
10 20 (1.07%) WebLogic
11 19 (1.01%) Oracle Workflow
12 18 (0.96%) CMS
13 12 (0.64%) MQSeries
13 12 (0.64%) Lync
14 11 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
14 11 (0.59%) Apache
15 10 (0.53%) CICS
16 9 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
17 7 (0.37%) JBoss
17 7 (0.37%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 150 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 113 (6.03%) MS Office
3 32 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (0.96%) MS Project
5 16 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
6 14 (0.75%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.32%) SPSS
8 5 (0.27%) CPLEX
9 4 (0.21%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 21 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
1 21 (1.12%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
2 14 (0.75%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 11 (0.59%) Oracle General Ledger
4 10 (0.53%) Oracle 11i
4 10 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.43%) ION MarketView
6 7 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (0.32%) Rolfe and Nolan
7 6 (0.32%) Markit EDM
7 6 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (0.21%) thinkFolio
9 3 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (0.16%) Hyperion Planning
9 3 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.16%) Oracle iProcurement
9 3 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (0.16%) Oracle Assets
9 3 (0.16%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.33%) SaaS
2 3 (0.16%) PaaS
2 3 (0.16%) GitHub
2 3 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.11%) IaaS
3 2 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.053%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (4.27%) Wireless
2 74 (3.95%) Firewall
3 70 (3.73%) TCP/IP
4 61 (3.25%) WAN
5 49 (2.61%) VPN
6 48 (2.56%) DNS
7 45 (2.40%) LAN
8 39 (2.08%) Network Security
9 37 (1.97%) SAN
10 33 (1.76%) BGP
10 33 (1.76%) Cisco Nexus
11 31 (1.65%) VoIP
12 29 (1.55%) Intrusion Detection
13 28 (1.49%) Multicast
14 27 (1.44%) SSL
15 25 (1.33%) DHCP
16 21 (1.12%) Internet
16 21 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
17 20 (1.07%) LDAP
18 19 (1.01%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (13.71%) SQL Server
2 60 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
2 60 (3.20%) Oracle Database
3 49 (2.61%) Relational Database
4 45 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 44 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 41 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 40 (2.13%) MySQL
8 30 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
9 29 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 29 (1.55%) RDBMS
9 29 (1.55%) Big Data
10 26 (1.39%) Oracle BI EE
11 24 (1.28%) Oracle ODI
12 22 (1.17%) DB2
13 21 (1.12%) Hadoop
14 20 (1.07%) Oracle Database 10g
15 19 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
16 18 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
17 15 (0.80%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 49 (2.61%) Maven
2 32 (1.71%) Selenium
3 29 (1.55%) Git (software)
4 24 (1.28%) JUnit
5 20 (1.07%) JIRA
5 20 (1.07%) Subversion
5 20 (1.07%) Cucumber
6 19 (1.01%) Ant
7 18 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
7 18 (0.96%) Jenkins
8 17 (0.91%) Eclipse
9 16 (0.85%) SoapUI
10 15 (0.80%) JBehave
11 14 (0.75%) WebDriver
11 14 (0.75%) Gradle
12 11 (0.59%) TeamCity
13 10 (0.53%) Visual Studio
13 10 (0.53%) LoadRunner
14 9 (0.48%) JMeter
14 9 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1875 (100.00%) Finance
2 442 (23.57%) Banking
3 207 (11.04%) Investment Banking
4 151 (8.05%) Front Office
5 106 (5.65%) Retail
6 57 (3.04%) Back Office
7 53 (2.83%) Corporate Banking
8 50 (2.67%) Legal
9 37 (1.97%) Telecoms
10 32 (1.71%) Marketing
11 31 (1.65%) Retail Banking
12 20 (1.07%) Law
13 15 (0.80%) Private Banking
14 11 (0.59%) Games
15 9 (0.48%) German Language
16 8 (0.43%) French Language
17 7 (0.37%) Advertising
18 6 (0.32%) Publishing
19 4 (0.21%) International Banking
20 3 (0.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 493 (26.29%) Developer
2 449 (23.95%) Analyst
3 170 (9.07%) Support Analyst
4 113 (6.03%) Architect
5 112 (5.97%) Java Developer
6 111 (5.92%) Business Analyst
7 93 (4.96%) Consultant
8 78 (4.16%) C++ Developer
9 72 (3.84%) Project Manager
10 70 (3.73%) Senior Developer
11 62 (3.31%) Desktop Support
12 59 (3.15%) Network Engineer
13 53 (2.83%) IT Support
14 52 (2.77%) Applications Support
14 52 (2.77%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 52 (2.77%) Desktop Analyst
15 48 (2.56%) Support Engineer
16 45 (2.40%) Solutions Architect
17 44 (2.35%) Junior
17 44 (2.35%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (8.16%) HTML
2 142 (7.57%) .NET
3 89 (4.75%) Spring
4 77 (4.11%) XML
5 67 (3.57%) FIX Protocol
6 66 (3.52%) Web Services
7 64 (3.41%) CSS
8 61 (3.25%) ASP.NET
9 53 (2.83%) Hibernate
10 52 (2.77%) jQuery
10 52 (2.77%) HTML5
11 48 (2.56%) Middleware
12 34 (1.81%) J2EE
13 33 (1.76%) Ajax
14 29 (1.55%) Software Packaging
14 29 (1.55%) SVG
15 25 (1.33%) J2SE
15 25 (1.33%) Java EE
16 24 (1.28%) RESTful
17 23 (1.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 257 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
2 180 (9.60%) Hedge funds
3 162 (8.64%) Computer Science
4 109 (5.81%) Derivative
5 86 (4.59%) Blackberry
6 81 (4.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 67 (3.57%) User Experience
8 63 (3.36%) Mathematics
8 63 (3.36%) Visualisation
9 60 (3.20%) Fixed Income
10 55 (2.93%) Equities
11 43 (2.29%) Management Information System
12 39 (2.08%) Credit Risk
13 34 (1.81%) iPhone
14 28 (1.49%) Data Structures
15 25 (1.33%) Mainframe
15 25 (1.33%) Economics
16 21 (1.12%) Client/Server
16 21 (1.12%) iPad
17 19 (1.01%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 408 (21.76%) Windows
2 279 (14.88%) Linux
3 260 (13.87%) UNIX
4 115 (6.13%) Windows 7
5 102 (5.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 58 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 56 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 54 (2.88%) Windows XP
9 43 (2.29%) Apple iOS
10 38 (2.03%) Solaris
11 32 (1.71%) Android
12 29 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
13 20 (1.07%) AIX
14 10 (0.53%) HPUX
14 10 (0.53%) Windows 8
15 7 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
16 5 (0.27%) Windows 2000
16 5 (0.27%) VMS
16 5 (0.27%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.27%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 393 (20.96%) Agile Software Development
2 176 (9.39%) Risk Management
3 169 (9.01%) ITIL
3 169 (9.01%) Project Management
4 165 (8.80%) Software Engineering
5 156 (8.32%) OO
6 143 (7.63%) Analytics
7 111 (5.92%) Service Delivery
8 109 (5.81%) Service Management
9 104 (5.55%) Stakeholder Management
10 94 (5.01%) Scrum
11 91 (4.85%) Business Intelligence
12 90 (4.80%) TDD
13 81 (4.32%) Disaster Recovery
14 75 (4.00%) Business Analysis
15 71 (3.79%) Low Latency
16 68 (3.63%) Change Management
17 66 (3.52%) Business Continuity
17 66 (3.52%) Multithreading
18 65 (3.47%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 452 (24.11%) SQL
2 346 (18.45%) Java
3 223 (11.89%) C#
4 194 (10.35%) C++
5 177 (9.44%) JavaScript
6 81 (4.32%) C
7 79 (4.21%) Perl
8 76 (4.05%) Python
9 70 (3.73%) PowerShell
10 69 (3.68%) PL/SQL
11 60 (3.20%) VBA
12 46 (2.45%) T-SQL
13 43 (2.29%) VB
14 34 (1.81%) Scala
15 31 (1.65%) Bash Shell
16 30 (1.60%) Shell Script
17 25 (1.33%) PHP
18 16 (0.85%) VC++
19 10 (0.53%) VB.NET
19 10 (0.53%) XPath
Qualifications
1 443 (23.63%) Degree
2 60 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 52 (2.77%) MCSE
4 48 (2.56%) MCP
5 47 (2.51%) Cisco Certification
6 40 (2.13%) PMI Certification
7 33 (1.76%) CCNP
8 27 (1.44%) CISSP
9 26 (1.39%) PMP
10 21 (1.12%) PhD
11 20 (1.07%) CCNA
12 19 (1.01%) CCIE
13 17 (0.91%) ISEB
14 14 (0.75%) ISTQB
15 13 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
16 12 (0.64%) CISA
16 12 (0.64%) CISM
16 12 (0.64%) Oracle Certification
17 11 (0.59%) Sun Certification
18 10 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (6.08%) QA
2 65 (3.47%) SLA
3 22 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (1.12%) EMIR
5 18 (0.96%) Dodd-Frank
6 10 (0.53%) Solvency II
7 7 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.32%) Basel II
8 6 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 6 (0.32%) COBIT
8 6 (0.32%) FATCA
9 5 (0.27%) PCI DSS
9 5 (0.27%) Basel III
9 5 (0.27%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.16%) BS7799
10 3 (0.16%) COREP
11 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.11%) GAAP
11 2 (0.11%) CRD IV
11 2 (0.11%) MiFID
System Software
1 187 (9.97%) Active Directory
2 87 (4.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (1.87%) VMware ESX
4 29 (1.55%) VMware Workstation
5 24 (1.28%) vSphere
6 22 (1.17%) Snort
6 22 (1.17%) Oracle RAC
7 14 (0.75%) XenApp
8 12 (0.64%) NFS
9 10 (0.53%) Hyper-V
9 10 (0.53%) VirtualBox
10 8 (0.43%) XenDesktop
11 6 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (0.32%) Terminal Server
11 6 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (0.27%) ACF2
12 5 (0.27%) Varnish
12 5 (0.27%) RACF
13 4 (0.21%) UAG
14 3 (0.16%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 25 (1.33%) Puppet
2 13 (0.69%) NetBackup
2 13 (0.69%) SCCM
2 13 (0.69%) SCOM
2 13 (0.69%) Data Guard
3 11 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (0.53%) ITRS Geneos
4 10 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 9 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
5 9 (0.48%) OPNET
6 8 (0.43%) yum
6 8 (0.43%) Tivoli
6 8 (0.43%) Nagios
7 7 (0.37%) Control-M
7 7 (0.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 6 (0.32%) OpenView
9 5 (0.27%) Backup Exec
9 5 (0.27%) Salt
10 3 (0.16%) Oracle EDQ
10 3 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 263 (14.03%) Microsoft
2 244 (13.01%) Oracle
3 110 (5.87%) VMware
4 93 (4.96%) Cisco
5 69 (3.68%) IBM
6 61 (3.25%) Red Hat
7 57 (3.04%) HP
8 53 (2.83%) ServiceNow
9 49 (2.61%) Fidessa
10 47 (2.51%) Citrix
11 31 (1.65%) NetApp
12 28 (1.49%) EMC
12 28 (1.49%) Sybase
13 27 (1.44%) Business Objects
14 26 (1.39%) Bloomberg
15 25 (1.33%) Symantec
16 24 (1.28%) Hyperion
16 24 (1.28%) Splunk
17 22 (1.17%) Juniper
17 22 (1.17%) Sourcefire
London
Client Server
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits and Environment
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £125000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Rewards + No
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitve
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exchange Resources LLP
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
set2recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum £50k - £80k + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Plus Excellent benefits package and
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k-130k+benefits+bonus+career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sandstone Technology
Salary: Market salary
Posted: 2 days ago