The first 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Institution
Rank 335 272 325
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +53
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 887 1083 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.76% 1.00% 0.75%
As % of the General category 1.73% 2.26% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 709 848 751
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
51234 48001 52566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.00% 44.28% 44.75%
Number of salaries quoted 39737 37746 44242
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 £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

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 1 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 1 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 -85 821 £55,000 - 137
London -46 628 £60,000 - 105
City of London -71 155 £57,500 +4.54% 64
Scotland +4 48 £55,000 +4.76% 8
South East -67 40 £32,500 -35.00% 12
North West -25 38 £53,750 +21.46% 12
West Midlands -29 34 £40,750 -7.38% 2
Glasgow -3 32 £55,000 -12.00% 4
East of England -12 29 £63,750 +30.76% 2
South West -13 27 £37,000 -17.77% 1
Birmingham -26 26 £45,000 - 2
Manchester -10 20 £46,500 +20.77% 2
Surrey -26 19 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Cheshire -13 18 £60,000 -17.24% 9
Edinburgh -8 16 £49,050 +22.62% 3
Berkshire -13 13 £24,750 -55.00%
Newbury - 13 £24,750 -
Cambridgeshire +11 12 £70,000 +100.00%
Yorkshire -37 12 £35,000 -17.64%
West Yorkshire -49 12 £35,000 -22.22%
Wiltshire +5 10 £24,000 -43.52%
Chester 0 10 £60,000 - 4
Leeds -31 9 £35,000 -23.07%
Peterborough - 8 £70,000 -
Hertfordshire - 8 £52,500 -
Guildford +7 7 £70,000 +40.00% 2
Bromley -5 7 £50,000 -23.07%
Staines - 6 £24,000 -
Basildon +7 5 £52,500 +35.48% 1
Essex -1 5 £52,500 +31.25% 2

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 2008 (100.00%) Finance
2 482 (24.00%) SQL
3 466 (23.21%) Java
4 459 (22.86%) Degree
5 427 (21.26%) Banking
6 392 (19.52%) Windows
7 279 (13.89%) UNIX
8 277 (13.79%) C#
9 275 (13.70%) C++
10 265 (13.20%) .NET
11 253 (12.60%) Microsoft
11 253 (12.60%) Computer Science
12 244 (12.15%) SQL Server
13 230 (11.45%) Linux
14 216 (10.76%) Oracle
15 208 (10.36%) JavaScript
16 205 (10.21%) Agile Software Development
17 195 (9.71%) Investment Banking
18 194 (9.66%) Mathematics
19 191 (9.51%) Project Management
20 190 (9.46%) Risk Management
21 181 (9.01%) OO
22 173 (8.62%) MS Excel
23 160 (7.97%) HTML
24 155 (7.72%) Software Engineering
25 148 (7.37%) ITIL
26 146 (7.27%) Active Directory
27 128 (6.37%) Python
28 126 (6.27%) C
29 124 (6.18%) CSS

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 61 (3.04%) MS Exchange
2 58 (2.89%) SAS
3 56 (2.79%) SharePoint
4 31 (1.54%) WebLogic
4 31 (1.54%) IIS
5 30 (1.49%) Tomcat
6 24 (1.20%) Lync
7 21 (1.05%) WebSphere
8 20 (1.00%) Apache
9 17 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
10 15 (0.75%) CMS
11 10 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (0.50%) CICS
12 9 (0.45%) Oracle Service Bus
13 8 (0.40%) Confluence
13 8 (0.40%) GemFire
13 8 (0.40%) PegaRULES
13 8 (0.40%) Oracle Coherence
13 8 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
13 8 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 173 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 121 (6.03%) MS Office
3 39 (1.94%) MS Project
4 15 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (0.70%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.55%) Photoshop
7 10 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
7 10 (0.50%) SPSS
8 8 (0.40%) S-PLUS
9 5 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.20%) ArcInfo
11 3 (0.15%) Fireworks
12 2 (0.100%) InfoPath
13 1 (0.050%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 25 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
1 25 (1.25%) Oracle General Ledger
2 24 (1.20%) HFM
3 21 (1.05%) SAP FS
3 21 (1.05%) Hyperion Planning
3 21 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
3 21 (1.05%) SAP BPC
4 8 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 7 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
5 7 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
6 6 (0.30%) RMDS
7 5 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (0.25%) SunGard APT
8 4 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
8 4 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.20%) BASE24
9 3 (0.15%) SAP InfiniteInsight
9 3 (0.15%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 18 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (0.65%) SaaS
3 7 (0.35%) IaaS
4 5 (0.25%) PaaS
4 5 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.100%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.050%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 65 (3.24%) TCP/IP
2 50 (2.49%) Firewall
3 45 (2.24%) Internet
4 39 (1.94%) SAN
5 35 (1.74%) DNS
6 31 (1.54%) VPN
7 20 (1.00%) HTTP
7 20 (1.00%) WAN
8 19 (0.95%) LAN
9 18 (0.90%) Network Security
10 16 (0.80%) Reverse Proxy
11 14 (0.70%) DHCP
12 13 (0.65%) NetScreen
12 13 (0.65%) Wireless
13 12 (0.60%) Multicast
13 12 (0.60%) BGP
13 12 (0.60%) EIGRP
14 11 (0.55%) VoIP
15 10 (0.50%) MPLS
16 9 (0.45%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 244 (12.15%) SQL Server
2 86 (4.28%) Data Warehouse
3 77 (3.83%) Oracle Database
4 73 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 56 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 53 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 52 (2.59%) Relational Database
8 47 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 46 (2.29%) Big Data
10 34 (1.69%) MySQL
11 32 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
12 30 (1.49%) Data Mining
13 25 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
14 22 (1.10%) Hadoop
15 21 (1.05%) Essbase
15 21 (1.05%) DB2
16 19 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
17 18 (0.90%) RDBMS
18 17 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
19 16 (0.80%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 53 (2.64%) JIRA
2 42 (2.09%) Selenium
3 40 (1.99%) Jenkins
4 33 (1.64%) Git (software)
5 32 (1.59%) JUnit
6 30 (1.49%) Visual Studio
7 24 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
8 22 (1.10%) Hudson
9 20 (1.00%) WebDriver
9 20 (1.00%) FitNesse
10 19 (0.95%) Maven
11 14 (0.70%) Eclipse
11 14 (0.70%) Ant
11 14 (0.70%) QuickTest Pro
12 13 (0.65%) ClearCase
12 13 (0.65%) jMock
12 13 (0.65%) CruiseControl
13 12 (0.60%) JSUnit
14 11 (0.55%) Subversion
15 10 (0.50%) Toad
General
1 2008 (100.00%) Finance
2 427 (21.26%) Banking
3 195 (9.71%) Investment Banking
4 97 (4.83%) Front Office
5 64 (3.19%) Retail
6 58 (2.89%) Legal
7 53 (2.64%) Back Office
8 42 (2.09%) Marketing
9 36 (1.79%) Telecoms
10 26 (1.29%) Advertising
11 23 (1.15%) Law
12 21 (1.05%) General Ledger
13 19 (0.95%) Spanish Language
14 16 (0.80%) Retail Banking
15 12 (0.60%) French Language
16 9 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
17 6 (0.30%) International Banking
17 6 (0.30%) Automotive
17 6 (0.30%) Games
18 5 (0.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 693 (34.51%) Developer
2 443 (22.06%) Analyst
3 194 (9.66%) Java Developer
4 141 (7.02%) Business Analyst
5 119 (5.93%) C++ Developer
6 112 (5.58%) Project Manager
7 110 (5.48%) C# Developer
8 109 (5.43%) Support Analyst
9 96 (4.78%) Senior Developer
10 82 (4.08%) .NET Developer
11 67 (3.34%) Consultant
11 67 (3.34%) C# .NET Developer
12 66 (3.29%) Architect
13 57 (2.84%) Team Leader
14 48 (2.39%) Applications Support
15 42 (2.09%) Senior Java Developer
16 41 (2.04%) Graduate
16 41 (2.04%) Software Developer
17 39 (1.94%) Senior Manager
18 38 (1.89%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 265 (13.20%) .NET
2 160 (7.97%) HTML
3 124 (6.18%) CSS
4 122 (6.08%) ASP.NET
5 102 (5.08%) Web Services
6 96 (4.78%) XML
7 81 (4.03%) jQuery
7 81 (4.03%) Spring
8 58 (2.89%) J2EE
9 51 (2.54%) Hibernate
10 46 (2.29%) .NET Framework
10 46 (2.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 42 (2.09%) HTML5
12 36 (1.79%) WPF
13 29 (1.44%) REST
14 28 (1.39%) Java EE
14 28 (1.39%) Ajax
15 25 (1.25%) JSON
16 24 (1.20%) STL
16 24 (1.20%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 253 (12.60%) Computer Science
2 194 (9.66%) Mathematics
3 121 (6.03%) Derivative
4 120 (5.98%) Equities
5 108 (5.38%) Hedge funds
6 107 (5.33%) Credit Risk
7 102 (5.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 99 (4.93%) Market Risk
9 98 (4.88%) Fixed Income
10 74 (3.69%) Physics
11 46 (2.29%) Grid Computing
12 40 (1.99%) Blackberry
13 38 (1.89%) Reference Data
14 37 (1.84%) Client/Server
15 35 (1.74%) Replication
16 30 (1.49%) Visualisation
16 30 (1.49%) N-Tier
17 27 (1.34%) Management Information System
18 24 (1.20%) PMI
19 21 (1.05%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 392 (19.52%) Windows
2 279 (13.89%) UNIX
3 230 (11.45%) Linux
4 106 (5.28%) Windows 7
5 92 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 68 (3.39%) Windows XP
7 54 (2.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 39 (1.94%) Solaris
9 29 (1.44%) AIX
10 24 (1.20%) Android
11 20 (1.00%) Apple iOS
12 16 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (0.30%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.25%) zOS
16 4 (0.20%) SELinux
17 3 (0.15%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
18 2 (0.100%) CentOS
18 2 (0.100%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (10.21%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (9.51%) Project Management
3 190 (9.46%) Risk Management
4 181 (9.01%) OO
5 155 (7.72%) Software Engineering
6 148 (7.37%) ITIL
7 123 (6.13%) Business Analysis
8 115 (5.73%) TDD
9 111 (5.53%) Analytics
10 103 (5.13%) Scrum
11 94 (4.68%) Asset Management
12 91 (4.53%) MVC
13 90 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
14 85 (4.23%) Investment Management
15 84 (4.18%) Multithreading
16 76 (3.78%) Service Management
17 71 (3.54%) Change Management
18 70 (3.49%) PRINCE2
19 68 (3.39%) SOA
20 64 (3.19%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 482 (24.00%) SQL
2 466 (23.21%) Java
3 277 (13.79%) C#
4 275 (13.70%) C++
5 208 (10.36%) JavaScript
6 128 (6.37%) Python
7 126 (6.27%) C
8 122 (6.08%) PowerShell
9 111 (5.53%) Perl
10 70 (3.49%) VB
11 62 (3.09%) VBA
12 58 (2.89%) Shell Script
13 51 (2.54%) PL/SQL
14 49 (2.44%) T-SQL
15 43 (2.14%) Ruby
16 41 (2.04%) PHP
17 40 (1.99%) VBScript
18 31 (1.54%) Scala
19 30 (1.49%) MATLAB
20 27 (1.34%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 459 (22.86%) Degree
2 44 (2.19%) ISEB
3 41 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (1.59%) CISSP
5 31 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
6 29 (1.44%) PhD
7 27 (1.34%) Security Cleared
8 26 (1.29%) PMI Certification
9 25 (1.25%) ACCA
10 23 (1.15%) CCNP
11 18 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 16 (0.80%) CISM
13 15 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
13 15 (0.75%) MCSE
13 15 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 14 (0.70%) PMP
15 12 (0.60%) SC Cleared
16 11 (0.55%) Sun Certification
17 10 (0.50%) CCNA
18 8 (0.40%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (5.38%) QA
2 29 (1.44%) SLA
3 18 (0.90%) Data Quality
4 15 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (0.75%) Dodd-Frank
4 15 (0.75%) EMIR
5 12 (0.60%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.40%) Basel III
6 8 (0.40%) Basel II
7 3 (0.15%) COBIT
7 3 (0.15%) IAS 39
7 3 (0.15%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.100%) MiFID
9 1 (0.050%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.050%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.050%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.050%) FATCA
9 1 (0.050%) CRD IV
System Software
1 146 (7.27%) Active Directory
2 65 (3.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (1.69%) VMware Workstation
4 28 (1.39%) VMware ESX
5 22 (1.10%) Hyper-V
6 18 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (0.80%) vSphere
7 16 (0.80%) KVM
8 14 (0.70%) XenApp
9 11 (0.55%) Samba
10 9 (0.45%) XenDesktop
11 8 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
12 6 (0.30%) LiteSpeed
13 5 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
14 4 (0.20%) XenServer
14 4 (0.20%) RACF
15 3 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
16 2 (0.100%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
17 1 (0.050%) Terminal Services
17 1 (0.050%) NFS
Systems Management
1 42 (2.09%) SCCM
2 34 (1.69%) Puppet
3 26 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (0.95%) SCOM
5 12 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
6 8 (0.40%) CiscoWorks
6 8 (0.40%) OpenView
7 6 (0.30%) Nagios
7 6 (0.30%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (0.25%) CA Endevor
8 5 (0.25%) ITRS Geneos
8 5 (0.25%) Red Hat Satellite
9 4 (0.20%) WSUS
9 4 (0.20%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.15%) Legato
10 3 (0.15%) Ganglia
10 3 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.15%) Cisco UCCX
11 2 (0.100%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 253 (12.60%) Microsoft
2 216 (10.76%) Oracle
3 85 (4.23%) VMware
4 80 (3.98%) IBM
5 68 (3.39%) Citrix
6 46 (2.29%) Cisco
7 38 (1.89%) SAP
8 37 (1.84%) Sybase
9 32 (1.59%) Bloomberg
10 26 (1.29%) Reuters
11 25 (1.25%) JBoss
11 25 (1.25%) HP
12 24 (1.20%) TIBCO
13 23 (1.15%) Pega
14 21 (1.05%) Hyperion
14 21 (1.05%) PeopleSoft
15 19 (0.95%) Red Hat
16 18 (0.90%) F5
16 18 (0.90%) Google
17 17 (0.85%) Business Objects
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 to £200000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £550 - £700 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Dependant on Experience
Posted: 22 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £30k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bank of America
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bank of America
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £60000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago