The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 282 221 174
Rank change year-on-year
-61 -47
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 1110 1596 2082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.11% 1.49% 1.76%
As % of the General category 2.57% 3.36% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 883 1262 1739
Median salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -

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
43274 47441 52129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.37% 44.39% 44.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35315 37401 40842
Median 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 median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Investment Banking as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Investment Banking
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking within the UK.

Investment Banking Salary Trend in the UK

Investment Banking
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Investment Banking over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 within the UK.

Investment Banking Salary Histogram in the UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Banking within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -68 1009 £67,500 - 138
London -51 946 £67,500 - 132
City of London -38 205 £65,000 - 50
Scotland +12 95 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Glasgow +22 55 £53,750 -6.52% 1
South East -8 39 £57,500 +4.54% 3
Edinburgh +17 38 £61,500 +11.81%
West Sussex - 12 £57,500 -
Berkshire +18 10 £45,000 -18.18%
Haywards Heath - 10 £61,250 -
Canary Wharf -6 9 £78,750 +16.66%
Reading +25 8 - -
North West +6 8 £67,500 -3.57% 3
West Yorkshire +9 6 - -
Yorkshire +6 6 - -
Leeds +2 6 - -
Buckinghamshire +24 5 £32,500 -56.66% 1
Surrey -4 5 £70,000 +133.33% 1
Birmingham -11 5 - -
West Midlands -14 5 - -
South West -21 5 £45,000 -55.00%
Beaconsfield - 5 £32,500 - 1
Kent +6 4 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Manchester +5 4 - -
Bournemouth +2 4 - -
Dorset -2 4 - -
Oxfordshire -18 3 £72,500 -9.37%
Cheshire +13 2 £67,500 -3.57% 3
Stirling -10 2 - -
Crawley - 2 £57,500 -

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Investment Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 2404 (100.00%) Banking
2 1547 (64.35%) Finance
3 677 (28.16%) SQL
4 620 (25.79%) Java
5 555 (23.09%) Agile Software Development
6 513 (21.34%) Degree
7 485 (20.17%) C#
8 450 (18.72%) SQL Server
9 393 (16.35%) .NET
10 392 (16.31%) Equities
11 384 (15.97%) Front Office
12 367 (15.27%) Microsoft
13 354 (14.73%) Derivative
14 337 (14.02%) Oracle
15 335 (13.94%) Fixed Income
16 333 (13.85%) Project Management
17 310 (12.90%) Unix
18 309 (12.85%) Analytical Skills
19 291 (12.10%) Asset Management
20 280 (11.65%) Windows
21 270 (11.23%) JavaScript
22 267 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 255 (10.61%) SDLC
24 246 (10.23%) Business Analysis
25 227 (9.44%) MS Excel
26 205 (8.53%) Business Intelligence
27 192 (7.99%) TDD
28 187 (7.78%) Data Warehouse
29 185 (7.70%) HTML
30 178 (7.40%) Stakeholder Management

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 76 (3.16%) SharePoint
2 41 (1.71%) Node.js
3 36 (1.50%) MS Exchange
4 34 (1.41%) Tomcat
5 32 (1.33%) WebSphere
6 26 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
6 26 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
7 24 (1.00%) WebLogic
8 23 (0.96%) Apache
9 18 (0.75%) Apache Spark
9 18 (0.75%) SAS
10 15 (0.62%) Oracle Coherence
11 14 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
11 14 (0.58%) MQSeries
12 13 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
13 12 (0.50%) Confluence
13 12 (0.50%) IIS
14 11 (0.46%) CMS
15 10 (0.42%) Mule
Applications
1 227 (9.44%) MS Excel
2 93 (3.87%) MS Office
3 42 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 25 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (0.87%) MS Project
6 5 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.17%) Acrobat
7 4 (0.17%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 34 (1.41%) Markit EDM
2 25 (1.04%) thinkFolio
3 24 (1.00%) MultiFonds
4 20 (0.83%) Temenos T24
5 16 (0.67%) Eagle PACE
6 13 (0.54%) Front Arena
7 12 (0.50%) Advent Moxy
7 12 (0.50%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
7 12 (0.50%) Beauchamp
7 12 (0.50%) Decalog
7 12 (0.50%) Eze OMS
7 12 (0.50%) Hi Portfolio
7 12 (0.50%) HiInvest
7 12 (0.50%) LatentZero
7 12 (0.50%) LongView
7 12 (0.50%) PORTIA
7 12 (0.50%) Summit
7 12 (0.50%) Temenos Triple'A Plus
7 12 (0.50%) Tradar
8 11 (0.46%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 33 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (0.58%) PaaS
4 8 (0.33%) IaaS
4 8 (0.33%) Office 365
5 7 (0.29%) GitHub
6 5 (0.21%) OpenShift
7 4 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 3 (0.12%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.12%) SaaS
9 1 (0.042%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.042%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 54 (2.25%) LAN
2 52 (2.16%) Firewall
2 52 (2.16%) WAN
3 51 (2.12%) SAN
4 43 (1.79%) TCP/IP
5 28 (1.16%) Multicast
6 25 (1.04%) Cisco IOS
7 22 (0.92%) BGP
8 21 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
8 21 (0.87%) DNS
8 21 (0.87%) OSPF
9 20 (0.83%) Network Security
10 17 (0.71%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (0.71%) VoIP
10 17 (0.71%) VPN
11 16 (0.67%) Wireless
12 14 (0.58%) VLAN
13 12 (0.50%) NAS
14 11 (0.46%) IPsec
15 10 (0.42%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 450 (18.72%) SQL Server
2 187 (7.78%) Data Warehouse
3 130 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 124 (5.16%) Relational Database
5 119 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 104 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 92 (3.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 88 (3.66%) Big Data
9 87 (3.62%) SQL Server 2014
10 83 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
11 66 (2.75%) NoSQL
12 60 (2.50%) Oracle Database
13 50 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
14 45 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
14 45 (1.87%) QlikView
15 39 (1.62%) RDBMS
16 38 (1.58%) MongoDB
17 37 (1.54%) OLAP
18 35 (1.46%) DB2
19 32 (1.33%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 83 (3.45%) JIRA
2 69 (2.87%) Subversion
3 55 (2.29%) Git (software)
4 44 (1.83%) Jenkins
5 40 (1.66%) Maven
6 37 (1.54%) Visual Studio
7 32 (1.33%) NUnit
7 32 (1.33%) TeamCity
8 31 (1.29%) Rhino Mocks
9 28 (1.16%) JUnit
10 27 (1.12%) MSTest
10 27 (1.12%) Selenium
10 27 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
11 26 (1.08%) Moq
12 24 (1.00%) Eclipse
13 19 (0.79%) IntelliJ
14 16 (0.67%) Mockito
15 14 (0.58%) Cucumber
16 10 (0.42%) Jasmine
17 8 (0.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 2404 (100.00%) Banking
2 1547 (64.35%) Finance
3 384 (15.97%) Front Office
4 155 (6.45%) Back Office
5 140 (5.82%) Financial Institution
6 98 (4.08%) Retail
7 92 (3.83%) Corporate Banking
8 53 (2.20%) Private Banking
9 47 (1.96%) Legal
10 35 (1.46%) Retail Banking
11 31 (1.29%) Advertising
12 28 (1.16%) Telecoms
13 23 (0.96%) Marketing
14 15 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
15 12 (0.50%) Law
16 11 (0.46%) Games
16 11 (0.46%) Italian Language
17 7 (0.29%) German Language
18 6 (0.25%) Japanese Language
18 6 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 888 (36.94%) Developer
2 554 (23.04%) Analyst
3 343 (14.27%) Business Analyst
3 343 (14.27%) Java Developer
4 229 (9.53%) C# Developer
5 203 (8.44%) Banking Analyst
6 198 (8.24%) Senior Developer
7 175 (7.28%) .NET Developer
8 169 (7.03%) SQL Developer
9 161 (6.70%) Project Manager
10 134 (5.57%) Consultant
11 132 (5.49%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
12 128 (5.32%) C# .NET Developer
13 111 (4.62%) Architect
14 106 (4.41%) Senior Java Developer
15 101 (4.20%) Applications Support
16 84 (3.49%) Lead Developer
16 84 (3.49%) Support Analyst
17 80 (3.33%) Investment Banking Java Developer
18 75 (3.12%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 393 (16.35%) .NET
2 185 (7.70%) HTML
3 151 (6.28%) ASP.NET
4 138 (5.74%) XML
5 137 (5.70%) .NET Framework
6 136 (5.66%) AngularJS
7 130 (5.41%) HTML5
8 127 (5.28%) Spring
9 118 (4.91%) WPF
10 116 (4.83%) CSS
11 108 (4.49%) WCF
12 107 (4.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 107 (4.45%) jQuery
13 91 (3.79%) Web Services
14 86 (3.58%) FIX Protocol
15 54 (2.25%) Hibernate
16 53 (2.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 48 (2.00%) XSLT
18 47 (1.96%) MDX
19 46 (1.91%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 392 (16.31%) Equities
2 354 (14.73%) Derivative
3 335 (13.94%) Fixed Income
4 309 (12.85%) Analytical Skills
5 267 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 140 (5.82%) Computer Science
7 128 (5.32%) Credit Risk
7 128 (5.32%) Fintech
8 127 (5.28%) Hedge funds
9 109 (4.53%) Market Risk
10 91 (3.79%) Data Centre
11 82 (3.41%) Mathematics
12 69 (2.87%) User Experience
13 68 (2.83%) Equity Derivative
14 57 (2.37%) OTC Derivatives
15 55 (2.29%) Management Information System
15 55 (2.29%) Visualisation
16 52 (2.16%) Tandem
17 39 (1.62%) Reference Data
18 37 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 310 (12.90%) Unix
2 280 (11.65%) Windows
3 164 (6.82%) Linux
4 52 (2.16%) Windows 7
5 50 (2.08%) Windows Server
6 30 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (1.00%) Windows 8
8 23 (0.96%) Solaris
9 20 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (0.75%) Windows XP
11 15 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.33%) SUSE
13 7 (0.29%) AIX
13 7 (0.29%) Android
14 4 (0.17%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.17%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.12%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.083%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.042%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 555 (23.09%) Agile Software Development
2 333 (13.85%) Project Management
3 291 (12.10%) Asset Management
4 255 (10.61%) SDLC
5 246 (10.23%) Business Analysis
6 205 (8.53%) Business Intelligence
7 192 (7.99%) TDD
8 178 (7.40%) Stakeholder Management
9 169 (7.03%) Analytics
10 162 (6.74%) Wealth Management
11 159 (6.61%) Scrum
12 155 (6.45%) Multithreading
13 152 (6.32%) ITIL
14 149 (6.20%) Risk Management
15 134 (5.57%) MVC
16 132 (5.49%) Investment Management
17 129 (5.37%) Software Engineering
18 115 (4.78%) OO
19 113 (4.70%) Low Latency
20 112 (4.66%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 677 (28.16%) SQL
2 620 (25.79%) Java
3 485 (20.17%) C#
4 270 (11.23%) JavaScript
5 173 (7.20%) C++
6 157 (6.53%) Python
7 89 (3.70%) PL/SQL
8 88 (3.66%) C
9 78 (3.24%) T-SQL
10 68 (2.83%) Scala
11 49 (2.04%) Shell Script
12 48 (2.00%) Perl
13 39 (1.62%) VBA
14 29 (1.21%) PowerShell
15 19 (0.79%) PHP
16 18 (0.75%) R
17 15 (0.62%) Groovy
18 14 (0.58%) Lua
18 14 (0.58%) VB.NET
19 13 (0.54%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 513 (21.34%) Degree
2 63 (2.62%) PMI Certification
3 48 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
4 47 (1.96%) PMP
5 46 (1.91%) CCNP
6 35 (1.46%) ISEB
7 31 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 21 (0.87%) CCNP Voice
10 17 (0.71%) PhD
11 16 (0.67%) CISA
12 15 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
13 13 (0.54%) MCSE
14 12 (0.50%) CISM
15 11 (0.46%) CISSP
15 11 (0.46%) CRISC
15 11 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 10 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 9 (0.37%) CCVP
17 9 (0.37%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (4.66%) QA
2 108 (4.49%) MiFID
3 73 (3.04%) EMIR
4 45 (1.87%) SLA
5 44 (1.83%) Dodd-Frank
6 27 (1.12%) FATCA
7 25 (1.04%) Basel III
8 19 (0.79%) Data Quality
9 16 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 13 (0.54%) Solvency II
11 9 (0.37%) COBIT
12 8 (0.33%) UCITS
13 7 (0.29%) CRD IV
14 5 (0.21%) Basel II
15 4 (0.17%) ISO 9000
15 4 (0.17%) SDET
16 3 (0.12%) COREP
17 2 (0.083%) AIFMD
17 2 (0.083%) FINREP
17 2 (0.083%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 70 (2.91%) Active Directory
2 36 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (0.67%) Hyper-V
4 11 (0.46%) Docker
5 8 (0.33%) XenApp
6 6 (0.25%) vSphere
7 5 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (0.21%) GPFS
7 5 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.17%) ProxySG
8 4 (0.17%) Xen
9 3 (0.12%) HDFS
9 3 (0.12%) KVM
10 2 (0.083%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.083%) NFS
10 2 (0.083%) Oracle Clusterware
10 2 (0.083%) SRDF
10 2 (0.083%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 52 (2.16%) Control-M
2 22 (0.92%) Cisco CUCM
2 22 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
3 20 (0.83%) Cisco UCCX
4 15 (0.62%) ITRS Geneos
4 15 (0.62%) SCCM
5 12 (0.50%) BladeLogic
6 11 (0.46%) Cisco UCCE
7 9 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
8 8 (0.33%) Puppet
8 8 (0.33%) Rundeck
9 7 (0.29%) Apache Shiro
9 7 (0.29%) Data Guard
9 7 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (0.29%) SCOM
10 6 (0.25%) Nagios
11 5 (0.21%) Ansible
12 4 (0.17%) EnCase
12 4 (0.17%) FTK
12 4 (0.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 367 (15.27%) Microsoft
2 337 (14.02%) Oracle
3 101 (4.20%) Sybase
4 89 (3.70%) Cisco
5 78 (3.24%) Murex
6 77 (3.20%) Calypso
7 74 (3.08%) HP
8 54 (2.25%) Fidessa
9 53 (2.20%) Charles River
9 53 (2.20%) IBM
10 49 (2.04%) Bloomberg
11 48 (2.00%) Informatica
12 45 (1.87%) VMware
13 42 (1.75%) Citrix
14 37 (1.54%) Reuters
15 24 (1.00%) Linedata
16 23 (0.96%) Advent
16 23 (0.96%) BT
16 23 (0.96%) Eze Software Group
16 23 (0.96%) TIBCO
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + c.35% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Pension + c.25% Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits + Excellent Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £105000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 51 minutes ago
UK
JM
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40k - £65k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + c.30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: up to £55k
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 15% bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 15%
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago