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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Investment Banking
UK
Rank 256 256 229
Rank change year-on-year
0 -27
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 1035 1311 1520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.22% 1.30% 1.42%
As % of the General category 2.95% 2.98% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 847 971 1275
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%

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
35103 44019 46721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.44% 43.66% 43.79%
Number of salaries quoted 28368 35718 37203
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 February 2017 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 20 February 2017. 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 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 0 1011 £65,000 -3.70% 164
London -1 966 £65,000 -3.70% 163
City of London -30 146 £67,500 -3.57% 38
Scotland -5 23 £70,000 +27.27% 2
Glasgow +21 21 £70,000 +33.33% 1
South East +61 15 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Canary Wharf -1 13 £60,000 -7.69%
South West -40 11 £50,000 +11.11%
North West -18 10 £52,500 +5.00%
Morden - 8 £57,500 -
Dorset -26 7 £27,000 -
Berkshire +46 6 £47,500 -52.50%
Cheshire +20 6 £53,750 +7.50%
Croydon +5 6 £70,000 +61.84%
Bournemouth -17 6 - -
East Midlands - 6 £55,000 -
Reading +38 5 £47,500 -
Mitcham - 5 £55,000 - 2
Docklands, London - 5 £66,250 -
Surrey +50 4 £50,000 -13.04% 1
West Midlands +30 3 £50,500 +6.31%
Birmingham +10 3 £50,500 +6.31%
Guildford - 3 £50,000 -
Northamptonshire - 3 - -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £55,000 -
Northampton - 3 - -
Nottingham - 3 £55,000 -
Bristol 0 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Liverpool -2 2 £47,500 -19.49%
Merseyside -5 2 £47,500 -19.49%

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 2112 (100.00%) Banking
2 1493 (70.69%) Finance
3 701 (33.19%) Java
4 694 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
5 579 (27.41%) SQL
6 500 (23.67%) C#
7 402 (19.03%) Degree
8 369 (17.47%) SQL Server
9 368 (17.42%) .NET
10 364 (17.23%) Unix
11 313 (14.82%) Front Office
12 303 (14.35%) Equities
13 277 (13.12%) Linux
14 274 (12.97%) Derivative
15 259 (12.26%) Python
16 255 (12.07%) JavaScript
16 255 (12.07%) Analytics
17 243 (11.51%) SDLC
18 239 (11.32%) Microsoft
18 239 (11.32%) C++
19 237 (11.22%) HTML
20 233 (11.03%) Fixed Income
21 228 (10.80%) Oracle
22 224 (10.61%) Multithreading
23 219 (10.37%) Fintech
24 218 (10.32%) TDD
25 206 (9.75%) Windows
26 204 (9.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
27 202 (9.56%) OO
28 183 (8.66%) WPF

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 77 (3.65%) Apache Spark
2 67 (3.17%) WebSphere
3 52 (2.46%) SharePoint
4 49 (2.32%) Apache
5 47 (2.23%) IIS
6 42 (1.99%) Tomcat
7 31 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
8 29 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
9 27 (1.28%) Confluence
10 23 (1.09%) Oracle Coherence
11 22 (1.04%) DataSynapse
11 22 (1.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 20 (0.95%) MS Exchange
13 19 (0.90%) MQSeries
14 14 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
14 14 (0.66%) SAS
15 12 (0.57%) Mule
15 12 (0.57%) Mule ESB
16 11 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
17 10 (0.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 139 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 33 (1.56%) MS Office
3 20 (0.95%) MS Project
4 17 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
4 17 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (0.80%) Photoshop
5 15 (0.71%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.095%) InVision
6 2 (0.095%) Mathematica
6 2 (0.095%) SPSS
7 1 (0.047%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (0.99%) RMDS
2 15 (0.71%) Markit EDM
3 14 (0.66%) Summit
4 12 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.19%) Eagle PACE
5 4 (0.19%) FLEXCUBE
5 4 (0.19%) ION MarketView
5 4 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.19%) SunGard APT
5 4 (0.19%) Temenos T24
6 3 (0.14%) Advent Geneva
6 3 (0.14%) Front Arena
6 3 (0.14%) Kondor
6 3 (0.14%) Orchestrade
7 2 (0.095%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 2 (0.095%) EQXanite
7 2 (0.095%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.047%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.047%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.047%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 57 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (2.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (0.57%) GitHub
3 12 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (0.43%) Google Compute Engine
5 8 (0.38%) Office 365
6 6 (0.28%) IaaS
7 4 (0.19%) PaaS
7 4 (0.19%) SaaS
8 3 (0.14%) Bluemix
8 3 (0.14%) Google App Engine
8 3 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
8 3 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.095%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.095%) G Suite
9 2 (0.095%) Slack
10 1 (0.047%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.047%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 44 (2.08%) LAN
2 41 (1.94%) WAN
3 38 (1.80%) Firewall
4 36 (1.70%) Multicast
4 36 (1.70%) VPN
5 30 (1.42%) TCP/IP
6 27 (1.28%) SAN
7 26 (1.23%) BGP
7 26 (1.23%) MPLS
7 26 (1.23%) Network Security
8 25 (1.18%) Wireless
9 24 (1.14%) HTTP
9 24 (1.14%) SSL
10 22 (1.04%) NAS
11 21 (0.99%) Kerberos
11 21 (0.99%) OSPF
12 20 (0.95%) iSCSI
13 19 (0.90%) FCoE
13 19 (0.90%) Fibre Channel
14 17 (0.80%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 369 (17.47%) SQL Server
2 135 (6.39%) Hadoop
2 135 (6.39%) Relational Database
3 93 (4.40%) Big Data
4 89 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
5 63 (2.98%) HBase
6 62 (2.94%) NoSQL
7 53 (2.51%) RDBMS
8 47 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 43 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
10 41 (1.94%) Apache Hive
11 38 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
12 34 (1.61%) QlikView
13 32 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
14 31 (1.47%) Impala
14 31 (1.47%) Oracle Database
15 28 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 25 (1.18%) MongoDB
16 25 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 21 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 110 (5.21%) JIRA
2 66 (3.13%) Subversion
3 60 (2.84%) Maven
4 48 (2.27%) Jenkins
5 45 (2.13%) Selenium
6 44 (2.08%) Git (software)
7 37 (1.75%) JUnit
8 29 (1.37%) Grunt
8 29 (1.37%) Mockito
9 27 (1.28%) MSTest
9 27 (1.28%) NUnit
10 26 (1.23%) Moq
10 26 (1.23%) Rhino Mocks
11 25 (1.18%) gulp
12 24 (1.14%) jspm
13 23 (1.09%) Cucumber
14 21 (0.99%) Karma Test Runner
14 21 (0.99%) TeamCity
15 20 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 18 (0.85%) WebDriver
General
1 2112 (100.00%) Banking
2 1493 (70.69%) Finance
3 313 (14.82%) Front Office
4 114 (5.40%) Financial Institution
5 110 (5.21%) Retail
6 99 (4.69%) Back Office
7 77 (3.65%) Legal
8 54 (2.56%) Retail Banking
9 45 (2.13%) Corporate Banking
10 41 (1.94%) Telecoms
11 32 (1.52%) Private Banking
12 23 (1.09%) Advertising
13 17 (0.80%) Marketing
14 16 (0.76%) Games
15 11 (0.52%) General Ledger
16 10 (0.47%) French Language
17 8 (0.38%) Online Betting
17 8 (0.38%) Prime Brokerage
18 7 (0.33%) Law
18 7 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 989 (46.83%) Developer
2 428 (20.27%) Analyst
3 370 (17.52%) Java Developer
4 294 (13.92%) C# Developer
5 248 (11.74%) Business Analyst
6 160 (7.58%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
7 145 (6.87%) Investment Banking Java Developer
7 145 (6.87%) Senior Developer
8 142 (6.72%) .NET Developer
9 133 (6.30%) Banking Analyst
10 126 (5.97%) Architect
11 104 (4.92%) SQL Developer
12 98 (4.64%) C# .NET Developer
13 96 (4.55%) Project Manager
14 89 (4.21%) Consultant
15 85 (4.02%) Junior
16 63 (2.98%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
17 61 (2.89%) C++ Developer
18 60 (2.84%) Junior Developer
19 59 (2.79%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 368 (17.42%) .NET
2 237 (11.22%) HTML
3 183 (8.66%) WPF
4 147 (6.96%) ASP.NET
4 147 (6.96%) HTML5
5 137 (6.49%) AngularJS
6 133 (6.30%) XML
7 126 (5.97%) WCF
8 113 (5.35%) CSS
9 108 (5.11%) .NET Framework
10 97 (4.59%) Middleware
11 87 (4.12%) ASP.NET MVC
12 79 (3.74%) FIX Protocol
13 77 (3.65%) XSLT
14 75 (3.55%) REST
15 71 (3.36%) Spring
16 61 (2.89%) jQuery
17 54 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 48 (2.27%) JMS
19 42 (1.99%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 303 (14.35%) Equities
2 274 (12.97%) Derivative
3 233 (11.03%) Fixed Income
4 219 (10.37%) Fintech
5 204 (9.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 183 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
7 174 (8.24%) Computer Science
8 101 (4.78%) Hedge funds
9 75 (3.55%) Management Information System
9 75 (3.55%) OTC Derivatives
10 67 (3.17%) Data Centre
11 61 (2.89%) Credit Risk
12 60 (2.84%) Market Risk
13 59 (2.79%) User Experience
14 57 (2.70%) Tandem
15 54 (2.56%) Algorithms
16 43 (2.04%) Client/Server
17 41 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
18 37 (1.75%) Equity Derivative
19 27 (1.28%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 364 (17.23%) Unix
2 277 (13.12%) Linux
3 206 (9.75%) Windows
4 42 (1.99%) Solaris
5 31 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (0.99%) Windows Server
7 19 (0.90%) Android
7 19 (0.90%) Apple iOS
7 19 (0.90%) Windows 7
8 13 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.33%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.24%) AIX
10 5 (0.24%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.14%) HPUX
11 3 (0.14%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.095%) CentOS
12 2 (0.095%) SUSE
12 2 (0.095%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 694 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
2 255 (12.07%) Analytics
3 243 (11.51%) SDLC
4 224 (10.61%) Multithreading
5 218 (10.32%) TDD
6 202 (9.56%) OO
7 175 (8.29%) MVC
8 174 (8.24%) Scrum
9 168 (7.95%) Risk Management
9 168 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 167 (7.91%) Project Management
11 158 (7.48%) Business Analysis
12 148 (7.01%) Asset Management
13 140 (6.63%) Wealth Management
14 139 (6.58%) Low Latency
15 120 (5.68%) Data Management
16 117 (5.54%) Unit Testing
17 113 (5.35%) Electronic Trading
18 108 (5.11%) DevOps
19 106 (5.02%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 701 (33.19%) Java
2 579 (27.41%) SQL
3 500 (23.67%) C#
4 259 (12.26%) Python
5 255 (12.07%) JavaScript
6 239 (11.32%) C++
7 149 (7.05%) Scala
8 99 (4.69%) Perl
9 68 (3.22%) C
10 67 (3.17%) Shell Script
11 53 (2.51%) T-SQL
12 43 (2.04%) PL/SQL
13 42 (1.99%) TypeScript
14 39 (1.85%) ES6
14 39 (1.85%) VBA
15 36 (1.70%) Bash Shell
16 26 (1.23%) PowerShell
17 24 (1.14%) F#
17 24 (1.14%) Haskell
18 22 (1.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 402 (19.03%) Degree
2 37 (1.75%) CISSP
3 35 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (1.28%) CCNP
5 24 (1.14%) CISA
5 24 (1.14%) PMI Certification
6 23 (1.09%) ISEB
7 22 (1.04%) CISM
8 18 (0.85%) CFA
9 17 (0.80%) CCIE
9 17 (0.80%) CCNA
9 17 (0.80%) CRISC
10 15 (0.71%) ISTQB
11 11 (0.52%) ACCA
12 10 (0.47%) MCSE
12 10 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (0.43%) PhD
14 8 (0.38%) Postgraduate
15 6 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (0.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (5.54%) MiFID
2 92 (4.36%) QA
3 36 (1.70%) EMIR
4 25 (1.18%) Dodd-Frank
5 19 (0.90%) Data Quality
6 16 (0.76%) IFRS
6 16 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (0.62%) FATCA
8 11 (0.52%) COBIT
8 11 (0.52%) SLA
9 10 (0.47%) COREP
9 10 (0.47%) FINREP
10 8 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 7 (0.33%) Solvency II
12 4 (0.19%) SDET
13 3 (0.14%) IFRS 9
14 2 (0.095%) AIFMD
14 2 (0.095%) Basel III
14 2 (0.095%) IAS 39
14 2 (0.095%) UCITS
System Software
1 43 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 41 (1.94%) Docker
3 26 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (1.14%) NFS
5 22 (1.04%) Hyper-V
5 22 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
6 19 (0.90%) KVM
6 19 (0.90%) SRDF
6 19 (0.90%) Xen
7 9 (0.43%) XenApp
8 7 (0.33%) HDFS
9 5 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 5 (0.24%) Firmware
9 5 (0.24%) vSphere
10 4 (0.19%) Apache Flume
11 3 (0.14%) NDS
11 3 (0.14%) NetIQ eDirectory
11 3 (0.14%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.095%) GridGain
12 2 (0.095%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 24 (1.14%) Ansible
1 24 (1.14%) Control-M
2 21 (0.99%) Puppet
3 18 (0.85%) ITRS Geneos
4 16 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (0.47%) SCOM
6 9 (0.43%) SCCM
7 6 (0.28%) Oozie
8 5 (0.24%) FortiGate
9 4 (0.19%) Endace
10 3 (0.14%) Ambari
11 2 (0.095%) CSIRT
11 2 (0.095%) Nagios
12 1 (0.047%) EMC NetWorker
12 1 (0.047%) Netcool
12 1 (0.047%) Netcool/OMNIbus
12 1 (0.047%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 1 (0.047%) Oracle RMAN
12 1 (0.047%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 239 (11.32%) Microsoft
2 228 (10.80%) Oracle
3 103 (4.88%) Sybase
4 89 (4.21%) IBM
5 56 (2.65%) Murex
6 50 (2.37%) Cisco
7 47 (2.23%) TIBCO
8 44 (2.08%) Calypso
9 39 (1.85%) VMware
10 36 (1.70%) Charles River
11 30 (1.42%) Informatica
12 29 (1.37%) Red Hat
13 27 (1.28%) Bloomberg
14 24 (1.14%) HP
14 24 (1.14%) Juniper
15 23 (1.09%) F5
15 23 (1.09%) NetApp
16 22 (1.04%) EMC
16 22 (1.04%) Solace
17 19 (0.90%) Intel
London
Empiric.com
Salary: Up to £130,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £84,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £84,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £90000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £10000 - £140000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus,Pension and Insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus,Pension and Insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus,Pension,Training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus,Pension,Training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus,Pension,Training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
PAW Associates
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Exceptional benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £100 - £125 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Mitcham, Surrey
Energon People
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago