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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Institution
Rank 306 284 300
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +16
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 961 972 988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.92% 0.93% 0.89%
As % of the General category 2.12% 2.13% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 840 710 769
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £83,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%

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
45390 45673 47812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.59% 43.80% 43.29%
Number of salaries quoted 36443 35407 39516
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 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -5 931 £57,500 +4.54% 156
London +6 695 £60,000 - 120
City of London +34 211 £60,000 +9.09% 61
North West +58 109 £67,500 +107.69% 7
Cheshire +64 81 £67,500 +35.00% 3
South East -59 49 £42,500 -22.72% 2
South West +1 33 £55,000 +4.76% 5
Knutsford +25 26 £67,500 +35.00%
Scotland +15 25 £52,500 -12.50% 3
Manchester -14 25 £65,000 +103.12% 2
Surrey -22 23 £37,500 -19.35% 1
Crewe - 22 - -
East of England +6 19 £45,000 -21.73% 8
Bristol +6 14 £36,000 -55.00% 3
Edinburgh +7 13 £43,750 +16.66% 3
Woking - 13 £52,500 -
East Midlands +18 12 £50,000 +66.66% 5
Hertfordshire -8 12 £45,000 -26.53% 1
Watford - 12 £45,000 - 1
Dorset -12 11 £72,500 +38.09% 2
Yorkshire -22 11 £32,500 -13.33% 5
Buckinghamshire +11 10 £40,000 - 1
Milton Keynes +2 9 £40,000 - 1
Reigate -4 7 £22,000 -26.66%
Bournemouth - 7 £65,000 - 1
Glasgow +7 6 £62,500 -
Northamptonshire -7 6 £54,000 +80.00%
Nottinghamshire +19 5 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Nottingham +13 5 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Gloucestershire -3 5 £55,000 +56.25%

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 1834 (100.00%) Finance
2 448 (24.43%) SQL
3 419 (22.85%) Degree
4 391 (21.32%) Windows
5 368 (20.07%) Banking
6 338 (18.43%) Java
7 315 (17.18%) Agile Software Development
8 314 (17.12%) UNIX
9 270 (14.72%) Linux
10 264 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
11 255 (13.90%) SQL Server
12 229 (12.49%) C++
13 217 (11.83%) Microsoft
14 214 (11.67%) C#
15 203 (11.07%) Oracle
16 186 (10.14%) JavaScript
16 186 (10.14%) Computer Science
17 185 (10.09%) OO
17 185 (10.09%) Hedge funds
18 167 (9.11%) Software Engineering
19 165 (9.00%) Investment Banking
20 163 (8.89%) Risk Management
21 148 (8.07%) .NET
22 145 (7.91%) Project Management
23 142 (7.74%) Active Directory
24 140 (7.63%) HTML
25 135 (7.36%) MS Excel
26 124 (6.76%) Analytics
27 123 (6.71%) Front Office
28 119 (6.49%) ITIL

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 71 (3.87%) MS Exchange
2 43 (2.34%) SharePoint
3 35 (1.91%) WebSphere
4 29 (1.58%) CMS
5 27 (1.47%) SAS
6 25 (1.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 24 (1.31%) Node.js
7 24 (1.31%) WebSphere Application Server
8 21 (1.15%) IIS
9 19 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
10 16 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
11 15 (0.82%) WordPress
12 14 (0.76%) JBoss
13 11 (0.60%) Drupal
13 11 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
14 10 (0.55%) CICS
15 9 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
15 9 (0.49%) Apache
15 9 (0.49%) WebLogic
16 8 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 135 (7.36%) MS Excel
2 118 (6.43%) MS Office
3 24 (1.31%) MS Project
4 20 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
6 15 (0.82%) MS Visio
7 12 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
8 11 (0.60%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.27%) S-PLUS
10 4 (0.22%) InfoPath
11 3 (0.16%) CPLEX
11 3 (0.16%) SPSS
12 1 (0.055%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (0.38%) ION MarketView
4 5 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.27%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 3 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.16%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.11%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.11%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.11%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.11%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.11%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.11%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.11%) SAP FI-GL
6 2 (0.11%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (1.31%) SaaS
2 7 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.16%) GitHub
4 1 (0.055%) PaaS
4 1 (0.055%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (3.93%) TCP/IP
2 71 (3.87%) WAN
3 61 (3.33%) Firewall
4 57 (3.11%) Wireless
5 55 (3.00%) LAN
6 43 (2.34%) SAN
7 41 (2.24%) VPN
8 39 (2.13%) BGP
9 37 (2.02%) DNS
10 33 (1.80%) Network Security
11 32 (1.74%) Cisco Nexus
12 31 (1.69%) VoIP
12 31 (1.69%) Multicast
13 28 (1.53%) EIGRP
13 28 (1.53%) DHCP
14 20 (1.09%) Junos
14 20 (1.09%) SSL
15 19 (1.04%) OSPF
16 17 (0.93%) MPLS
16 17 (0.93%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 255 (13.90%) SQL Server
2 54 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 45 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 44 (2.40%) Oracle Database
5 39 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 39 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 37 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 28 (1.53%) MySQL
7 28 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 23 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
9 22 (1.20%) Big Data
10 19 (1.04%) Hadoop
11 18 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
12 17 (0.93%) DB2
13 16 (0.87%) RDBMS
13 16 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
14 14 (0.76%) NoSQL
15 12 (0.65%) MS Access
16 10 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
16 10 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 36 (1.96%) Maven
2 27 (1.47%) Selenium
2 27 (1.47%) JUnit
3 20 (1.09%) JIRA
4 18 (0.98%) WebDriver
4 18 (0.98%) Jenkins
4 18 (0.98%) Git (software)
4 18 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (0.93%) JBehave
6 16 (0.87%) SoapUI
6 16 (0.87%) Eclipse
6 16 (0.87%) Subversion
7 15 (0.82%) Ant
8 12 (0.65%) Jasmine
8 12 (0.65%) Karma Test Runner
8 12 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
9 11 (0.60%) Visual Studio
9 11 (0.60%) Cucumber
10 10 (0.55%) Gradle
10 10 (0.55%) jMock
General
1 1834 (100.00%) Finance
2 368 (20.07%) Banking
3 165 (9.00%) Investment Banking
4 123 (6.71%) Front Office
5 75 (4.09%) Retail
6 43 (2.34%) Back Office
7 42 (2.29%) Legal
8 38 (2.07%) Marketing
9 25 (1.36%) Telecoms
10 19 (1.04%) Law
11 18 (0.98%) Corporate Banking
12 16 (0.87%) French Language
13 13 (0.71%) Retail Banking
14 12 (0.65%) Games
14 12 (0.65%) Automotive
14 12 (0.65%) Private Banking
15 10 (0.55%) Advertising
16 9 (0.49%) German Language
17 6 (0.33%) Publishing
17 6 (0.33%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 555 (30.26%) Developer
2 419 (22.85%) Analyst
3 164 (8.94%) Support Analyst
4 120 (6.54%) C++ Developer
5 118 (6.43%) Java Developer
6 102 (5.56%) Architect
7 101 (5.51%) Senior Developer
8 97 (5.29%) Business Analyst
9 77 (4.20%) Consultant
10 68 (3.71%) Applications Support
11 65 (3.54%) Project Manager
12 62 (3.38%) Network Engineer
13 57 (3.11%) IT Support
14 52 (2.84%) Applications Support Analyst
15 50 (2.73%) Junior
16 43 (2.34%) C# Developer
16 43 (2.34%) IT Support Analyst
17 42 (2.29%) Service Manager
18 41 (2.24%) Graduate
19 40 (2.18%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (8.07%) .NET
2 140 (7.63%) HTML
3 93 (5.07%) Web Services
4 86 (4.69%) XML
5 83 (4.53%) CSS
6 70 (3.82%) ASP.NET
7 65 (3.54%) jQuery
8 59 (3.22%) Spring
9 53 (2.89%) FIX Protocol
10 50 (2.73%) Middleware
11 46 (2.51%) .NET Framework
12 43 (2.34%) J2EE
12 43 (2.34%) Hibernate
13 40 (2.18%) WCF
13 40 (2.18%) HTML5
14 38 (2.07%) STL
15 37 (2.02%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 37 (2.02%) RESTful
16 34 (1.85%) SOAP
17 33 (1.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 264 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
2 186 (10.14%) Computer Science
3 185 (10.09%) Hedge funds
4 119 (6.49%) Derivative
5 101 (5.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 85 (4.63%) Equities
7 69 (3.76%) Mathematics
8 66 (3.60%) Fixed Income
9 60 (3.27%) User Experience
10 58 (3.16%) Blackberry
11 52 (2.84%) Credit Risk
12 51 (2.78%) Visualisation
13 40 (2.18%) iPhone
14 38 (2.07%) Management Information System
15 36 (1.96%) Physics
16 25 (1.36%) Economics
16 25 (1.36%) iPad
17 24 (1.31%) Market Risk
18 23 (1.25%) Equity Derivative
18 23 (1.25%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 391 (21.32%) Windows
2 314 (17.12%) UNIX
3 270 (14.72%) Linux
4 108 (5.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 90 (4.91%) Windows 7
6 67 (3.65%) Windows XP
7 64 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 39 (2.13%) Solaris
9 37 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 35 (1.91%) Apple iOS
11 27 (1.47%) Android
12 25 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
13 23 (1.25%) AIX
14 10 (0.55%) Windows 8
14 10 (0.55%) HPUX
15 7 (0.38%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
17 5 (0.27%) CentOS
17 5 (0.27%) VMS
18 4 (0.22%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (17.18%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (10.09%) OO
3 167 (9.11%) Software Engineering
4 163 (8.89%) Risk Management
5 145 (7.91%) Project Management
6 124 (6.76%) Analytics
7 119 (6.49%) ITIL
8 91 (4.96%) Service Management
8 91 (4.96%) Service Delivery
8 91 (4.96%) Multithreading
9 89 (4.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 83 (4.53%) TDD
11 77 (4.20%) MVC
11 77 (4.20%) Low Latency
12 74 (4.03%) Asset Management
13 72 (3.93%) Business Intelligence
14 66 (3.60%) Workflow
15 64 (3.49%) Disaster Recovery
15 64 (3.49%) Mentoring
16 63 (3.44%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 448 (24.43%) SQL
2 338 (18.43%) Java
3 229 (12.49%) C++
4 214 (11.67%) C#
5 186 (10.14%) JavaScript
6 104 (5.67%) Python
7 100 (5.45%) Perl
8 93 (5.07%) C
9 66 (3.60%) VBA
10 62 (3.38%) PowerShell
11 56 (3.05%) VB
12 55 (3.00%) PL/SQL
12 55 (3.00%) T-SQL
13 41 (2.24%) Shell Script
14 37 (2.02%) PHP
15 33 (1.80%) Scala
15 33 (1.80%) Bash Shell
16 19 (1.04%) XPath
17 16 (0.87%) VC++
18 15 (0.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 419 (22.85%) Degree
2 45 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (1.80%) CCNP
3 33 (1.80%) CISSP
4 24 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (1.25%) CISA
6 20 (1.09%) PhD
7 19 (1.04%) MCSE
8 18 (0.98%) MCP
9 17 (0.93%) CCIE
9 17 (0.93%) ISEB
9 17 (0.93%) PMI Certification
10 16 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 16 (0.87%) CCNA
11 13 (0.71%) Sun Certification
12 12 (0.65%) Security Cleared
13 11 (0.60%) CISM
13 11 (0.60%) PMP
14 7 (0.38%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (5.94%) SLA
2 89 (4.85%) QA
3 23 (1.25%) EMIR
4 21 (1.15%) Dodd-Frank
5 12 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.65%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.55%) Solvency II
7 7 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.33%) FATCA
8 6 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 6 (0.33%) Basel II
8 6 (0.33%) COBIT
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%) CRD IV
11 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.055%) MiFID
12 1 (0.055%) GAAP
System Software
1 142 (7.74%) Active Directory
2 75 (4.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (1.85%) VMware ESX
4 31 (1.69%) VMware Workstation
5 19 (1.04%) vSphere
6 15 (0.82%) Snort
7 14 (0.76%) XenApp
8 10 (0.55%) VirtualBox
8 10 (0.55%) NFS
8 10 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (0.55%) XenDesktop
8 10 (0.55%) Hyper-V
9 6 (0.33%) Docker
9 6 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (0.33%) Samba
9 6 (0.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 6 (0.33%) Veritas File System
9 6 (0.33%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 28 (1.53%) Puppet
2 17 (0.93%) ITRS Geneos
3 16 (0.87%) NetBackup
4 11 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 11 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (0.49%) OPNET
5 9 (0.49%) Tivoli
6 8 (0.44%) Data Guard
7 7 (0.38%) Zenoss
7 7 (0.38%) Control-M
8 6 (0.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 6 (0.33%) Legato
8 6 (0.33%) Nagios
8 6 (0.33%) SCOM
9 5 (0.27%) Backup Exec
9 5 (0.27%) yum
10 3 (0.16%) Cisco UCCX
10 3 (0.16%) Oracle EDQ
11 2 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 2 (0.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 217 (11.83%) Microsoft
2 203 (11.07%) Oracle
3 92 (5.02%) Cisco
4 88 (4.80%) VMware
5 55 (3.00%) IBM
6 48 (2.62%) Fidessa
7 44 (2.40%) Citrix
8 37 (2.02%) Red Hat
9 36 (1.96%) HP
10 35 (1.91%) Sybase
11 32 (1.74%) Bloomberg
12 30 (1.64%) EMC
13 28 (1.53%) NetApp
13 28 (1.53%) Reuters
14 26 (1.42%) Avaya
15 25 (1.36%) Juniper
16 23 (1.25%) CheckPoint
16 23 (1.25%) Symantec
16 23 (1.25%) Business Objects
17 22 (1.20%) ServiceNow
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits excellent company benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits free parking, pension, healthcare
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS & BENIFITS OTE £100,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
set2recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum £50k - £80k + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Great Package and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
STAFFORD BUILDING SOCIETY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
ACL Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Up to £70k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: Yesterday