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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Institution
Rank 305 299 309
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 1013 1114 951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.92% 0.93% 0.85%
As % of the General category 2.07% 2.12% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 779 902 725
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%

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
48864 52500 48303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.35% 44.01% 43.13%
Number of salaries quoted 38175 40781 38296
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 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 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 1 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 -15 976 £55,000 - 175
London -6 704 £57,500 -4.16% 117
City of London -25 159 £50,000 -13.04% 64
North West +70 135 £47,500 - 11
Cheshire +79 114 £47,500 -5.00% 8
Crewe - 72 - - 3
Yorkshire +18 39 £40,000 -2.43% 13
South East -17 38 £50,000 -4.76% 12
Scotland +13 24 £47,500 -19.49% 13
East of England -20 22 £40,000 -23.80% 2
South West -2 21 £36,000 -12.72% 5
Knutsford +10 20 £47,500 +26.66%
North Yorkshire +27 18 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Manchester -15 16 £34,500 -27.36% 3
Berkshire - 16 £55,000 - 2
East Midlands +17 14 £47,500 +18.75% 13
Sheffield +4 13 £33,000 -21.14%
South Yorkshire +3 13 £33,000 -21.14%
Edinburgh +20 12 £42,750 -27.54% 7
Glasgow -3 12 £47,500 -20.83% 5
Skipton - 10 £40,000 - 7
Northamptonshire +2 9 £47,500 +28.37%
Bristol -4 9 £36,000 -10.00% 2
Reading - 9 £50,000 - 2
Canary Wharf +8 8 - -
West Yorkshire +2 8 £46,250 +12.80% 5
Docklands, London -3 8 £62,500 +4.16% 1
East Sussex - 8 £47,500 - 2
Harrogate - 8 £40,000 -
Suffolk 0 7 £42,000 -11.57% 1

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 1974 (100.00%) Finance
2 508 (25.73%) SQL
3 490 (24.82%) Banking
4 476 (24.11%) Degree
5 449 (22.75%) Agile Software Development
6 414 (20.97%) Windows
7 371 (18.79%) Java
8 299 (15.15%) Linux
9 279 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
10 267 (13.53%) Microsoft
11 252 (12.77%) Oracle
11 252 (12.77%) SQL Server
12 249 (12.61%) UNIX
13 246 (12.46%) C#
14 226 (11.45%) Investment Banking
15 219 (11.09%) Risk Management
16 205 (10.39%) Project Management
17 202 (10.23%) ITIL
18 199 (10.08%) Active Directory
19 192 (9.73%) C++
20 186 (9.42%) JavaScript
21 184 (9.32%) Software Engineering
22 183 (9.27%) Retail
23 178 (9.02%) Computer Science
24 176 (8.92%) .NET
25 171 (8.66%) HTML
26 169 (8.56%) Hedge funds
27 164 (8.31%) Analytics
28 159 (8.05%) Front Office
29 156 (7.90%) OO

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 88 (4.46%) MS Exchange
2 50 (2.53%) SAS
3 49 (2.48%) SharePoint
4 39 (1.98%) IIS
5 38 (1.93%) WebSphere
6 29 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 29 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
6 29 (1.47%) Node.js
7 26 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
8 25 (1.27%) WebLogic
9 22 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
10 18 (0.91%) CMS
11 15 (0.76%) Apache
12 13 (0.66%) JBoss
12 13 (0.66%) Lync
13 12 (0.61%) MQSeries
14 10 (0.51%) CICS
14 10 (0.51%) FileNet
14 10 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
15 9 (0.46%) nginx
Applications
1 153 (7.75%) MS Excel
2 102 (5.17%) MS Office
3 35 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (1.11%) MS Visio
5 18 (0.91%) MS Project
6 13 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
6 13 (0.66%) SPSS
7 5 (0.25%) CPLEX
8 3 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.15%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 31 (1.57%) Oracle EBS
2 29 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
3 19 (0.96%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 19 (0.96%) Oracle 11i
4 16 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
5 12 (0.61%) Markit EDM
5 12 (0.61%) Oracle General Ledger
6 9 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
7 8 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
7 8 (0.41%) Hyperion Planning
8 6 (0.30%) Rolfe and Nolan
8 6 (0.30%) Oracle iProcurement
8 6 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
8 6 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
8 6 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
8 6 (0.30%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 6 (0.30%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 6 (0.30%) Oracle FAH
8 6 (0.30%) thinkFolio
8 6 (0.30%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.37%) SaaS
2 8 (0.41%) PaaS
3 5 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.10%) GitHub
5 2 (0.10%) IaaS
5 2 (0.10%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.051%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 113 (5.72%) Wireless
2 79 (4.00%) Firewall
3 66 (3.34%) TCP/IP
4 60 (3.04%) WAN
5 56 (2.84%) DNS
6 48 (2.43%) LAN
6 48 (2.43%) VPN
7 40 (2.03%) Network Security
8 37 (1.87%) SAN
9 36 (1.82%) VoIP
10 35 (1.77%) SSL
11 33 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
12 32 (1.62%) BGP
13 31 (1.57%) Cisco Nexus
14 29 (1.47%) DHCP
15 25 (1.27%) Internet
15 25 (1.27%) Multicast
16 20 (1.01%) NX-OS
16 20 (1.01%) LDAP
16 20 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 68 (3.44%) Oracle Database
3 57 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
4 53 (2.68%) Relational Database
5 51 (2.58%) MySQL
6 49 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 44 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 43 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 38 (1.93%) Oracle BI EE
9 38 (1.93%) Big Data
10 37 (1.87%) QlikView
11 32 (1.62%) RDBMS
12 31 (1.57%) Oracle ODI
13 30 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 27 (1.37%) Hadoop
15 25 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
15 25 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
16 22 (1.11%) DB2
16 22 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
17 18 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 51 (2.58%) Maven
2 40 (2.03%) Selenium
3 35 (1.77%) Git (software)
4 27 (1.37%) JIRA
5 26 (1.32%) JUnit
6 24 (1.22%) Ant
7 23 (1.17%) Cucumber
8 22 (1.11%) Subversion
9 19 (0.96%) Gradle
9 19 (0.96%) Jenkins
10 18 (0.91%) SoapUI
10 18 (0.91%) Eclipse
11 17 (0.86%) WebDriver
12 16 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
13 15 (0.76%) TeamCity
14 14 (0.71%) JBehave
15 13 (0.66%) LoadRunner
16 11 (0.56%) JMeter
16 11 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 10 (0.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 1974 (100.00%) Finance
2 490 (24.82%) Banking
3 226 (11.45%) Investment Banking
4 183 (9.27%) Retail
5 159 (8.05%) Front Office
6 71 (3.60%) Back Office
7 56 (2.84%) Corporate Banking
8 55 (2.79%) Retail Banking
9 51 (2.58%) Legal
10 35 (1.77%) Marketing
11 34 (1.72%) Telecoms
12 19 (0.96%) Law
13 13 (0.66%) Private Banking
14 12 (0.61%) Games
15 7 (0.35%) Publishing
16 6 (0.30%) Advertising
17 5 (0.25%) French Language
18 4 (0.20%) German Language
18 4 (0.20%) International Banking
19 3 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 504 (25.53%) Developer
2 473 (23.96%) Analyst
3 158 (8.00%) Support Analyst
4 146 (7.40%) Business Analyst
5 110 (5.57%) Java Developer
6 107 (5.42%) Consultant
7 104 (5.27%) Architect
8 81 (4.10%) Project Manager
9 76 (3.85%) C++ Developer
10 70 (3.55%) Desktop Support
11 69 (3.50%) Senior Developer
12 59 (2.99%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 59 (2.99%) Desktop Analyst
13 57 (2.89%) Network Engineer
14 48 (2.43%) IT Support
15 47 (2.38%) Applications Support
16 46 (2.33%) C# Developer
17 44 (2.23%) Support Engineer
18 41 (2.08%) Solutions Architect
19 39 (1.98%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (8.92%) .NET
2 171 (8.66%) HTML
3 91 (4.61%) Spring
4 90 (4.56%) XML
5 73 (3.70%) Web Services
6 72 (3.65%) CSS
7 68 (3.44%) FIX Protocol
8 64 (3.24%) ASP.NET
9 63 (3.19%) jQuery
9 63 (3.19%) HTML5
10 59 (2.99%) Middleware
11 51 (2.58%) Hibernate
12 42 (2.13%) J2EE
13 30 (1.52%) RESTful
14 29 (1.47%) .NET Framework
14 29 (1.47%) SVG
14 29 (1.47%) J2SE
14 29 (1.47%) SOAP
14 29 (1.47%) REST
15 28 (1.42%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 279 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
2 178 (9.02%) Computer Science
3 169 (8.56%) Hedge funds
4 107 (5.42%) Derivative
5 92 (4.66%) Blackberry
5 92 (4.66%) Mathematics
6 90 (4.56%) Visualisation
7 85 (4.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 79 (4.00%) Fixed Income
9 75 (3.80%) User Experience
10 67 (3.39%) Equities
11 50 (2.53%) Management Information System
12 44 (2.23%) Credit Risk
13 32 (1.62%) iPhone
14 29 (1.47%) Data Structures
15 28 (1.42%) Mainframe
16 25 (1.27%) Economics
17 24 (1.22%) PMI
18 23 (1.17%) Mobile App
19 21 (1.06%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 414 (20.97%) Windows
2 299 (15.15%) Linux
3 249 (12.61%) UNIX
4 116 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 86 (4.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 55 (2.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 45 (2.28%) Apple iOS
7 45 (2.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 40 (2.03%) Windows XP
9 38 (1.93%) Solaris
10 32 (1.62%) Android
11 30 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 21 (1.06%) AIX
13 10 (0.51%) HPUX
14 7 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
14 7 (0.35%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.25%) VMS
15 5 (0.25%) Windows 2000
15 5 (0.25%) zOS
15 5 (0.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 449 (22.75%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (11.09%) Risk Management
3 205 (10.39%) Project Management
4 202 (10.23%) ITIL
5 184 (9.32%) Software Engineering
6 164 (8.31%) Analytics
7 156 (7.90%) OO
8 121 (6.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 118 (5.98%) Service Delivery
9 118 (5.98%) Scrum
10 116 (5.88%) Business Analysis
11 114 (5.78%) Service Management
12 107 (5.42%) TDD
13 97 (4.91%) Customer Engagement
14 90 (4.56%) Business Intelligence
15 87 (4.41%) Investment Management
16 80 (4.05%) PRINCE2
17 76 (3.85%) Business Continuity
17 76 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
18 70 (3.55%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 508 (25.73%) SQL
2 371 (18.79%) Java
3 246 (12.46%) C#
4 192 (9.73%) C++
5 186 (9.42%) JavaScript
6 89 (4.51%) C
7 83 (4.20%) Python
8 78 (3.95%) Perl
9 69 (3.50%) PowerShell
9 69 (3.50%) PL/SQL
10 64 (3.24%) T-SQL
11 51 (2.58%) VBA
12 41 (2.08%) VB
13 33 (1.67%) Scala
14 31 (1.57%) Bash Shell
15 29 (1.47%) PHP
16 27 (1.37%) Shell Script
17 21 (1.06%) VC++
18 14 (0.71%) VB.NET
19 10 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 476 (24.11%) Degree
2 70 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 61 (3.09%) MCSE
4 56 (2.84%) MCP
5 50 (2.53%) PMI Certification
6 45 (2.28%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (1.62%) PMP
8 31 (1.57%) CCNP
9 27 (1.37%) CISSP
10 24 (1.22%) Security Cleared
11 23 (1.17%) CISM
11 23 (1.17%) ISEB
12 21 (1.06%) PhD
13 20 (1.01%) CCNA
14 18 (0.91%) CCIE
15 17 (0.86%) CISA
16 15 (0.76%) ISTQB
17 12 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
18 11 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
19 10 (0.51%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (6.64%) QA
2 68 (3.44%) SLA
3 46 (2.33%) EMIR
4 35 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (1.22%) MiFID
6 21 (1.06%) CRD IV
7 19 (0.96%) Dodd-Frank
8 10 (0.51%) COBIT
9 8 (0.41%) Solvency II
10 7 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 6 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 6 (0.30%) Basel II
12 4 (0.20%) Data Quality
12 4 (0.20%) PCI DSS
13 3 (0.15%) BS7799
14 2 (0.10%) Basel III
14 2 (0.10%) FATCA
14 2 (0.10%) ISO 9001
14 2 (0.10%) GAAP
15 1 (0.051%) IAS 39
System Software
1 199 (10.08%) Active Directory
2 85 (4.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (1.62%) VMware ESX
4 26 (1.32%) VMware Workstation
5 23 (1.17%) vSphere
6 22 (1.11%) Snort
7 21 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
8 12 (0.61%) XenApp
9 11 (0.56%) NFS
10 10 (0.51%) VirtualBox
10 10 (0.51%) Hyper-V
11 9 (0.46%) Varnish
12 8 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
13 7 (0.35%) XenDesktop
14 6 (0.30%) UAG
14 6 (0.30%) Terminal Server
15 5 (0.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 5 (0.25%) RACF
15 5 (0.25%) ACF2
15 5 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (0.96%) Puppet
2 18 (0.91%) SCCM
3 16 (0.81%) SCOM
4 12 (0.61%) ITRS Geneos
5 11 (0.56%) Data Guard
5 11 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
5 11 (0.56%) NetBackup
6 10 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (0.46%) OPNET
7 9 (0.46%) Salt
8 8 (0.41%) yum
8 8 (0.41%) Nagios
9 7 (0.35%) AirWatch
10 6 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 6 (0.30%) OpenView
10 6 (0.30%) Tivoli
11 5 (0.25%) Zenoss
11 5 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
11 5 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 5 (0.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 267 (13.53%) Microsoft
2 252 (12.77%) Oracle
3 112 (5.67%) VMware
4 94 (4.76%) Cisco
5 74 (3.75%) Red Hat
6 67 (3.39%) IBM
7 58 (2.94%) ServiceNow
8 57 (2.89%) HP
9 41 (2.08%) Citrix
9 41 (2.08%) Fidessa
10 34 (1.72%) Sybase
11 33 (1.67%) Tableau
12 32 (1.62%) Hyperion
13 31 (1.57%) Reuters
14 30 (1.52%) NetApp
15 29 (1.47%) EMC
16 28 (1.42%) Bloomberg
17 23 (1.17%) Symantec
18 22 (1.11%) Splunk
18 22 (1.11%) Juniper
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tech
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits and Environment
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £125000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Rewards + No
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £150000 per annum + Great Bonus and Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Sensatus UK Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 depending on experience. Flexible working options.
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Excellet Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £150,000 to £200,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holida
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Energon People
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago