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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 276 223 209
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -14
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 1056 1607 1767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.18% 1.52% 1.56%
As % of the General category 2.86% 3.43% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 849 1223 1505
Median salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £97,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +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
36927 46862 49116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.20% 44.27% 43.26%
Number of salaries quoted 29659 37718 39246
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -53 1020 £70,000 +3.70% 94
London -28 973 £70,000 - 87
City of London -58 163 £70,000 +3.70% 30
Scotland -3 35 £70,000 +21.73% 2
Glasgow +19 28 £70,000 +21.73%
Canary Wharf 0 25 £75,000 -6.25%
South East +72 17 £37,500 +36.36% 3
East Midlands +13 12 £55,000 -8.33%
Nottinghamshire +5 10 £55,000 -31.25%
Nottingham - 10 £55,000 -
Edinburgh -6 7 £75,000 +21.95% 2
Cheshire +16 6 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Bristol +16 6 £50,000 +11.11%
South West -20 6 £50,000 +11.11% 3
North West -25 6 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Surrey - 6 £57,500 - 1
Docklands, London +5 5 £45,000 -10.00%
Berkshire +56 4 £47,500 -47.22% 1
Buckinghamshire +12 4 £35,000 +27.27%
Birmingham -11 4 £41,000 -18.00%
West Midlands -12 4 £41,000 -18.00%
Reading +32 3 £47,500 - 1
Milton Keynes +6 3 £35,000 +27.27%
Northampton +5 2 - -
Northamptonshire 0 2 - -
Bromley - 2 £70,000 -
County Antrim -6 1 £55,000 +46.66%
Belfast -7 1 £55,000 +46.66%
Northern Ireland -8 1 £55,000 +46.66%
Slough - 1 £100,000 -

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 2186 (100.00%) Banking
2 1486 (67.98%) Finance
3 671 (30.70%) Java
4 659 (30.15%) Agile Software Development
5 632 (28.91%) SQL
6 416 (19.03%) C#
7 407 (18.62%) Degree
8 359 (16.42%) Unix
9 318 (14.55%) Front Office
10 311 (14.23%) SQL Server
11 309 (14.14%) .NET
12 295 (13.49%) Derivative
13 294 (13.45%) Equities
14 285 (13.04%) SDLC
15 279 (12.76%) Linux
16 272 (12.44%) Oracle
17 261 (11.94%) Fixed Income
18 239 (10.93%) JavaScript
18 239 (10.93%) Microsoft
19 229 (10.48%) HTML
20 222 (10.16%) Python
21 220 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
22 218 (9.97%) Windows
22 218 (9.97%) Business Analysis
23 215 (9.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 210 (9.61%) Project Management
25 190 (8.69%) Analytics
26 184 (8.42%) Stakeholder Management
27 177 (8.10%) Computer Science
28 171 (7.82%) C++

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 88 (4.03%) WebSphere
2 86 (3.93%) Apache Spark
3 44 (2.01%) SharePoint
4 41 (1.88%) Apache
5 40 (1.83%) IIS
6 39 (1.78%) Tomcat
7 29 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
7 29 (1.33%) MQSeries
7 29 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 22 (1.01%) WebLogic
9 21 (0.96%) MS Exchange
10 16 (0.73%) Oracle Coherence
11 15 (0.69%) Confluence
12 14 (0.64%) JBoss
13 13 (0.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 13 (0.59%) SAS
14 12 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
14 12 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
15 11 (0.50%) GlassFish
16 10 (0.46%) Mule
Applications
1 112 (5.12%) MS Excel
2 49 (2.24%) MS Office
3 17 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
4 14 (0.64%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.64%) Photoshop
5 13 (0.59%) MS Project
6 4 (0.18%) Mathematica
7 2 (0.091%) InVision
7 2 (0.091%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.091%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 21 (0.96%) Markit EDM
2 18 (0.82%) Summit
3 15 (0.69%) RMDS
4 10 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.41%) Advent Geneva
6 7 (0.32%) Eagle PACE
7 5 (0.23%) Temenos T24
8 4 (0.18%) FLEXCUBE
8 4 (0.18%) ION MarketView
8 4 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.18%) SunGard APT
9 3 (0.14%) Algo Collateral
9 3 (0.14%) Front Arena
9 3 (0.14%) IntelliMatch
9 3 (0.14%) Kondor
9 3 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (0.14%) Orchestrade
10 2 (0.091%) Bloomberg TOMS
10 2 (0.091%) EQXanite
11 1 (0.046%) TradeThru
Cloud Services
1 37 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 22 (1.01%) Google Compute Engine
5 12 (0.55%) IaaS
6 6 (0.27%) GitHub
6 6 (0.27%) Office 365
7 4 (0.18%) PaaS
7 4 (0.18%) SaaS
8 3 (0.14%) Bluemix
8 3 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (0.091%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.091%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.046%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.046%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 51 (2.33%) Firewall
2 40 (1.83%) VPN
3 34 (1.56%) WAN
4 33 (1.51%) LAN
5 31 (1.42%) Network Security
6 30 (1.37%) TCP/IP
7 27 (1.24%) MPLS
8 26 (1.19%) BGP
8 26 (1.19%) Wireless
9 25 (1.14%) Multicast
10 24 (1.10%) HTTP
10 24 (1.10%) OSPF
10 24 (1.10%) SSL
11 23 (1.05%) SAN
12 22 (1.01%) VLAN
13 18 (0.82%) EIGRP
14 17 (0.78%) IPsec
15 15 (0.69%) Cisco Nexus
15 15 (0.69%) DNS
15 15 (0.69%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 311 (14.23%) SQL Server
2 139 (6.36%) Hadoop
3 129 (5.90%) Relational Database
4 113 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
5 100 (4.57%) Big Data
6 70 (3.20%) NoSQL
7 68 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 63 (2.88%) RDBMS
9 54 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
10 46 (2.10%) HBase
11 39 (1.78%) QlikView
12 37 (1.69%) Oracle Database
13 33 (1.51%) SQL Server 2014
14 31 (1.42%) DB2
15 28 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
16 26 (1.19%) Apache Hive
17 22 (1.01%) MySQL
18 21 (0.96%) MongoDB
18 21 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 21 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 71 (3.25%) JIRA
1 71 (3.25%) Maven
2 66 (3.02%) JUnit
3 63 (2.88%) Subversion
4 60 (2.74%) Selenium
5 55 (2.52%) Jenkins
6 31 (1.42%) Cucumber
6 31 (1.42%) Mockito
7 28 (1.28%) Git (software)
8 27 (1.24%) Moq
8 27 (1.24%) MSTest
8 27 (1.24%) NUnit
8 27 (1.24%) Rhino Mocks
9 22 (1.01%) Visual Studio
10 15 (0.69%) Mocha
10 15 (0.69%) TeamCity
11 14 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 12 (0.55%) Ant
12 12 (0.55%) Eclipse
12 12 (0.55%) WebDriver
General
1 2186 (100.00%) Banking
2 1486 (67.98%) Finance
3 318 (14.55%) Front Office
4 138 (6.31%) Retail
5 132 (6.04%) Back Office
6 127 (5.81%) Financial Institution
7 85 (3.89%) Retail Banking
8 59 (2.70%) Corporate Banking
9 45 (2.06%) Legal
9 45 (2.06%) Private Banking
10 41 (1.88%) Telecoms
11 38 (1.74%) Marketing
12 21 (0.96%) Games
13 16 (0.73%) Advertising
14 15 (0.69%) Prime Brokerage
15 11 (0.50%) Online Betting
16 10 (0.46%) French Language
16 10 (0.46%) General Ledger
17 7 (0.32%) Spanish Language
18 6 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 930 (42.54%) Developer
2 453 (20.72%) Analyst
3 389 (17.80%) Java Developer
4 296 (13.54%) Business Analyst
5 195 (8.92%) C# Developer
6 168 (7.69%) Banking Analyst
7 151 (6.91%) .NET Developer
8 138 (6.31%) Senior Developer
9 132 (6.04%) Consultant
10 118 (5.40%) Architect
11 99 (4.53%) C# .NET Developer
12 97 (4.44%) SQL Developer
13 96 (4.39%) Investment Banking Java Developer
14 87 (3.98%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
14 87 (3.98%) Project Manager
15 83 (3.80%) Senior Java Developer
16 81 (3.71%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
16 81 (3.71%) Junior
17 66 (3.02%) ASP.NET Developer
17 66 (3.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (14.14%) .NET
2 229 (10.48%) HTML
3 143 (6.54%) HTML5
4 139 (6.36%) CSS
5 135 (6.18%) AngularJS
6 131 (5.99%) ASP.NET
7 116 (5.31%) WPF
8 99 (4.53%) .NET Framework
9 98 (4.48%) XML
10 97 (4.44%) WCF
11 95 (4.35%) Middleware
12 87 (3.98%) ASP.NET MVC
13 84 (3.84%) Spring
14 72 (3.29%) JMS
15 69 (3.16%) REST
16 65 (2.97%) WebSphere MQ
17 60 (2.74%) FIX Protocol
18 58 (2.65%) XSLT
19 55 (2.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 54 (2.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 295 (13.49%) Derivative
2 294 (13.45%) Equities
3 261 (11.94%) Fixed Income
4 220 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
5 215 (9.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 177 (8.10%) Computer Science
7 149 (6.82%) Fintech
8 100 (4.57%) Management Information System
9 91 (4.16%) Market Risk
10 82 (3.75%) OTC Derivatives
11 77 (3.52%) Credit Risk
12 73 (3.34%) Mathematics
12 73 (3.34%) Visualisation
13 60 (2.74%) Data Centre
13 60 (2.74%) Tandem
14 50 (2.29%) Hedge funds
15 49 (2.24%) Client/Server
15 49 (2.24%) User Experience
16 43 (1.97%) Equity Derivative
17 42 (1.92%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 359 (16.42%) Unix
2 279 (12.76%) Linux
3 218 (9.97%) Windows
4 38 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 38 (1.74%) Solaris
5 33 (1.51%) Windows Server
6 17 (0.78%) Windows 7
7 16 (0.73%) Android
7 16 (0.73%) Apple iOS
8 15 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (0.46%) AIX
10 10 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (0.41%) SUSE
12 8 (0.37%) HPUX
12 8 (0.37%) Ubuntu
13 6 (0.27%) CentOS
13 6 (0.27%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.14%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 659 (30.15%) Agile Software Development
2 285 (13.04%) SDLC
3 218 (9.97%) Business Analysis
4 210 (9.61%) Project Management
5 190 (8.69%) Analytics
6 184 (8.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 164 (7.50%) Wealth Management
8 163 (7.46%) Multithreading
8 163 (7.46%) Scrum
9 156 (7.14%) Asset Management
10 153 (7.00%) Risk Management
11 149 (6.82%) OO
11 149 (6.82%) TDD
12 130 (5.95%) MVC
13 126 (5.76%) Software Engineering
14 116 (5.31%) Continuous Integration
15 114 (5.22%) Low Latency
16 106 (4.85%) Electronic Trading
17 99 (4.53%) User Acceptance Testing
18 97 (4.44%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 671 (30.70%) Java
2 632 (28.91%) SQL
3 416 (19.03%) C#
4 239 (10.93%) JavaScript
5 222 (10.16%) Python
6 171 (7.82%) C++
6 171 (7.82%) Scala
7 142 (6.50%) Perl
8 90 (4.12%) Shell Script
9 72 (3.29%) C
10 66 (3.02%) PL/SQL
11 53 (2.42%) T-SQL
12 48 (2.20%) Bash Shell
13 47 (2.15%) Haskell
14 33 (1.51%) VBA
15 23 (1.05%) ES6
15 23 (1.05%) PowerShell
16 22 (1.01%) CoffeeScript
17 18 (0.82%) Ruby
17 18 (0.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 407 (18.62%) Degree
2 40 (1.83%) CISSP
3 37 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (1.37%) CCNP
5 26 (1.19%) CISA
5 26 (1.19%) CISM
6 21 (0.96%) ISEB
7 19 (0.87%) PMI Certification
8 17 (0.78%) CCNA
8 17 (0.78%) CFA
9 15 (0.69%) CCIE
9 15 (0.69%) ISTQB
10 13 (0.59%) CRISC
11 12 (0.55%) PMP
12 11 (0.50%) ACCA
12 11 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (0.46%) MCSE
14 9 (0.41%) Postgraduate
15 7 (0.32%) PhD
16 6 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (5.67%) MiFID
2 86 (3.93%) QA
3 45 (2.06%) EMIR
4 36 (1.65%) Data Quality
5 26 (1.19%) Dodd-Frank
6 23 (1.05%) FATCA
7 16 (0.73%) COBIT
8 14 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 10 (0.46%) COREP
9 10 (0.46%) FINREP
9 10 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 7 (0.32%) Basel III
10 7 (0.32%) Solvency II
11 6 (0.27%) ISAE 3402
11 6 (0.27%) SEPA
11 6 (0.27%) SSAE 16
12 5 (0.23%) CRD IV
13 4 (0.18%) SLA
14 3 (0.14%) SDET
14 3 (0.14%) UCITS
System Software
1 34 (1.56%) Active Directory
2 31 (1.42%) Docker
3 29 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 15 (0.69%) NFS
6 13 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
7 10 (0.46%) KVM
7 10 (0.46%) SRDF
7 10 (0.46%) Xen
8 6 (0.27%) XenApp
9 5 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 5 (0.23%) Firmware
9 5 (0.23%) HDFS
10 4 (0.18%) vSphere
11 3 (0.14%) Apache Flume
11 3 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.14%) Sendmail
11 3 (0.14%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.091%) GridGain
12 2 (0.091%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 36 (1.65%) Ansible
2 35 (1.60%) Control-M
3 22 (1.01%) Puppet
4 15 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
5 14 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (0.46%) ITRS Geneos
7 6 (0.27%) SCCM
8 5 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (0.18%) Endace
9 4 (0.18%) FortiGate
9 4 (0.18%) Nagios
9 4 (0.18%) OpenView
9 4 (0.18%) SCOM
10 3 (0.14%) Ambari
10 3 (0.14%) Kibana
10 3 (0.14%) logstash
10 3 (0.14%) Oozie
11 2 (0.091%) Nessus
12 1 (0.046%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 272 (12.44%) Oracle
2 239 (10.93%) Microsoft
3 125 (5.72%) Sybase
4 98 (4.48%) IBM
5 90 (4.12%) Murex
6 61 (2.79%) Cisco
7 54 (2.47%) Calypso
8 47 (2.15%) Informatica
9 43 (1.97%) Red Hat
10 38 (1.74%) VMware
11 34 (1.56%) HP
12 31 (1.42%) Bloomberg
13 29 (1.33%) Charles River
14 28 (1.28%) TIBCO
15 25 (1.14%) Google
15 25 (1.14%) Juniper
16 24 (1.10%) Reuters
16 24 (1.10%) SAP
17 22 (1.01%) Tableau
18 21 (0.96%) F5
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £115000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £10000 - £140000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Acutest
Salary: £23,000 per annum + Full training + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £78,000 per annum £60-78,000 + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
MACQUARIE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + pension, healthcare, equity, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £130000 - £140000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Morden, Surrey
Energon People
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competative Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Flexible Salary + Excellent Bonus's
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competative Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £130,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Mitcham, Surrey
Energon People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + BONUS + BENS
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Mitcham, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + 30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago