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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 283 212 186
Rank change year-on-year
-71 -26
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 1078 1726 1976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.10% 1.57% 1.71%
As % of the General category 2.57% 3.52% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 835 1347 1689
Median salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £42,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -

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
41980 49080 50786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.82% 44.51% 44.05%
Number of salaries quoted 34485 38847 39405
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 1011 £70,000 +3.70% 121
London -50 940 £70,000 +3.70% 110
City of London -26 190 £70,000 +2.94% 42
Scotland -3 62 £61,500 +6.95% 10
Glasgow +6 45 £52,500 -8.69% 4
South East +32 29 £32,500 -35.00% 2
West Midlands +8 23 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Birmingham +1 23 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Edinburgh -2 16 £65,000 +19.81% 5
Buckinghamshire +32 13 £32,500 -56.66% 1
Beaconsfield - 13 £32,500 - 1
North West -13 12 £46,750 -33.21% 2
Kent +20 8 £45,000 -10.00%
Canary Wharf -9 8 £100,000 +33.33%
South West +7 7 £25,500 -74.50% 4
Manchester -7 7 £70,000 +27.27% 2
Cheshire +3 5 £26,000 -62.85%
Surrey +29 4 - -
Bournemouth +6 4 - -
Dorset +2 4 - -
Chester +14 3 £25,000 -71.42%
Exeter - 3 £25,500 -
Croydon - 3 £140,000 -
Devon - 3 £25,500 -
Surbiton - 2 £67,500 -
West Sussex - 2 £51,250 - 1
Knutsford +16 1 £75,000 +36.36%
Berkshire +9 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Docklands, London +1 1 - - 2
Maidenhead - 1 £45,000 -

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 2299 (100.00%) Banking
2 1510 (65.68%) Finance
3 679 (29.53%) SQL
4 630 (27.40%) Java
5 577 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
6 478 (20.79%) C#
7 476 (20.70%) Degree
8 448 (19.49%) SQL Server
9 410 (17.83%) .NET
10 342 (14.88%) Equities
11 331 (14.40%) Oracle
12 329 (14.31%) Microsoft
13 328 (14.27%) Derivative
14 324 (14.09%) Front Office
15 315 (13.70%) Unix
16 311 (13.53%) Fixed Income
17 307 (13.35%) Project Management
18 294 (12.79%) JavaScript
19 277 (12.05%) SDLC
20 260 (11.31%) Analytical Skills
21 247 (10.74%) Business Analysis
22 236 (10.27%) Windows
23 235 (10.22%) Asset Management
24 227 (9.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
25 217 (9.44%) HTML
26 214 (9.31%) Stakeholder Management
27 204 (8.87%) MS Excel
28 187 (8.13%) TDD
29 185 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
30 181 (7.87%) Scrum

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 67 (2.91%) SharePoint
2 45 (1.96%) Apache Spark
3 44 (1.91%) WebSphere
4 35 (1.52%) MS Exchange
5 30 (1.30%) Tomcat
6 26 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
6 26 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
7 23 (1.00%) Apache
8 21 (0.91%) WebLogic
9 20 (0.87%) SAS
10 18 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
11 17 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
12 16 (0.70%) Confluence
13 15 (0.65%) IIS
13 15 (0.65%) JBoss
14 14 (0.61%) Oracle Coherence
15 11 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
16 10 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
16 10 (0.43%) MQSeries
16 10 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 204 (8.87%) MS Excel
2 75 (3.26%) MS Office
3 48 (2.09%) MS Visio
4 24 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (0.70%) MS Project
6 4 (0.17%) S-PLUS
7 3 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.087%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 35 (1.52%) Markit EDM
2 20 (0.87%) thinkFolio
3 19 (0.83%) MultiFonds
4 17 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
5 15 (0.65%) Eagle PACE
6 14 (0.61%) Temenos T24
7 11 (0.48%) Finacle
8 8 (0.35%) Advent Moxy
8 8 (0.35%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
8 8 (0.35%) Beauchamp
8 8 (0.35%) Eze OMS
8 8 (0.35%) Front Arena
8 8 (0.35%) Hi Portfolio
8 8 (0.35%) HiInvest
8 8 (0.35%) LatentZero
8 8 (0.35%) Misys Opics
8 8 (0.35%) PORTIA
8 8 (0.35%) RMDS
8 8 (0.35%) Temenos Triple'A Plus
8 8 (0.35%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 46 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (0.74%) IaaS
3 17 (0.74%) PaaS
4 14 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (0.43%) Google Compute Engine
6 5 (0.22%) Office 365
6 5 (0.22%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.13%) SaaS
8 2 (0.087%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (0.087%) Bluemix
8 2 (0.087%) GitHub
9 1 (0.043%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 54 (2.35%) Firewall
2 44 (1.91%) LAN
2 44 (1.91%) SAN
2 44 (1.91%) WAN
3 29 (1.26%) TCP/IP
4 24 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (0.91%) Multicast
6 20 (0.87%) OSPF
7 19 (0.83%) BGP
7 19 (0.83%) Cisco Nexus
7 19 (0.83%) VPN
8 17 (0.74%) VLAN
9 16 (0.70%) DNS
9 16 (0.70%) Network Security
9 16 (0.70%) Wireless
10 15 (0.65%) VoIP
11 14 (0.61%) DHCP
12 13 (0.57%) MPLS
13 12 (0.52%) SSL
14 11 (0.48%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 448 (19.49%) SQL Server
2 179 (7.79%) Data Warehouse
3 124 (5.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 111 (4.83%) Relational Database
5 98 (4.26%) Big Data
6 88 (3.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 79 (3.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 70 (3.04%) SQL Server 2014
9 68 (2.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 60 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
11 54 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
11 54 (2.35%) Hadoop
12 53 (2.31%) Oracle Database
13 52 (2.26%) NoSQL
14 47 (2.04%) QlikView
15 41 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
16 37 (1.61%) RDBMS
17 29 (1.26%) MongoDB
18 28 (1.22%) BusinessObjects XI
19 23 (1.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 80 (3.48%) JIRA
2 67 (2.91%) Subversion
3 47 (2.04%) Maven
4 46 (2.00%) Git (software)
5 43 (1.87%) Jenkins
6 40 (1.74%) Selenium
7 36 (1.57%) JUnit
8 28 (1.22%) NUnit
8 28 (1.22%) Rhino Mocks
8 28 (1.22%) TeamCity
9 27 (1.17%) Moq
9 27 (1.17%) MSTest
9 27 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
10 26 (1.13%) Visual Studio
11 19 (0.83%) Cucumber
12 17 (0.74%) IntelliJ
13 16 (0.70%) Mockito
14 15 (0.65%) Eclipse
15 14 (0.61%) Jasmine
16 12 (0.52%) LoadRunner
General
1 2299 (100.00%) Banking
2 1510 (65.68%) Finance
3 324 (14.09%) Front Office
4 130 (5.65%) Back Office
5 114 (4.96%) Financial Institution
6 108 (4.70%) Retail
7 76 (3.31%) Corporate Banking
8 54 (2.35%) Retail Banking
9 47 (2.04%) Marketing
10 40 (1.74%) Private Banking
11 39 (1.70%) Legal
12 27 (1.17%) Telecoms
13 24 (1.04%) Advertising
14 16 (0.70%) Games
15 15 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
16 11 (0.48%) Italian Language
17 7 (0.30%) Electronics
17 7 (0.30%) German Language
17 7 (0.30%) Manufacturing
18 6 (0.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 920 (40.02%) Developer
2 480 (20.88%) Analyst
3 372 (16.18%) Java Developer
4 309 (13.44%) Business Analyst
5 213 (9.26%) C# Developer
6 189 (8.22%) Senior Developer
7 185 (8.05%) .NET Developer
8 177 (7.70%) Banking Analyst
9 158 (6.87%) Project Manager
10 156 (6.79%) SQL Developer
11 139 (6.05%) Consultant
12 129 (5.61%) C# .NET Developer
13 120 (5.22%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
14 116 (5.05%) Senior Java Developer
15 85 (3.70%) Architect
16 84 (3.65%) Applications Support
17 81 (3.52%) Lead Developer
18 72 (3.13%) Investment Banking Java Developer
18 72 (3.13%) Support Analyst
19 70 (3.04%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 410 (17.83%) .NET
2 217 (9.44%) HTML
3 164 (7.13%) ASP.NET
4 147 (6.39%) CSS
5 144 (6.26%) HTML5
6 138 (6.00%) AngularJS
7 136 (5.92%) .NET Framework
8 134 (5.83%) XML
9 113 (4.92%) WPF
10 110 (4.78%) WCF
11 109 (4.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 109 (4.74%) Spring
12 98 (4.26%) jQuery
13 84 (3.65%) Web Services
14 74 (3.22%) FIX Protocol
15 60 (2.61%) JMS
16 55 (2.39%) REST
17 54 (2.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 50 (2.17%) XSLT
19 47 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 342 (14.88%) Equities
2 328 (14.27%) Derivative
3 311 (13.53%) Fixed Income
4 260 (11.31%) Analytical Skills
5 227 (9.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 154 (6.70%) Computer Science
7 153 (6.66%) Fintech
8 123 (5.35%) Credit Risk
9 111 (4.83%) Market Risk
10 86 (3.74%) Hedge funds
11 77 (3.35%) Mathematics
12 73 (3.18%) Management Information System
13 71 (3.09%) OTC Derivatives
14 69 (3.00%) Data Centre
15 62 (2.70%) Equity Derivative
16 57 (2.48%) Visualisation
17 54 (2.35%) User Experience
18 52 (2.26%) Tandem
19 48 (2.09%) Virtual Team
20 45 (1.96%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 315 (13.70%) Unix
2 236 (10.27%) Windows
3 175 (7.61%) Linux
4 52 (2.26%) Windows Server
5 28 (1.22%) Solaris
6 27 (1.17%) Windows 7
7 26 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (0.70%) Windows 8
12 12 (0.52%) SUSE
13 11 (0.48%) AIX
14 7 (0.30%) Windows XP
15 6 (0.26%) HPUX
15 6 (0.26%) Ubuntu
15 6 (0.26%) Windows 10
16 4 (0.17%) Android
17 3 (0.13%) CentOS
18 2 (0.087%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 577 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
2 307 (13.35%) Project Management
3 277 (12.05%) SDLC
4 247 (10.74%) Business Analysis
5 235 (10.22%) Asset Management
6 214 (9.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 187 (8.13%) TDD
8 185 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
9 181 (7.87%) Scrum
10 168 (7.31%) Analytics
11 164 (7.13%) Multithreading
12 158 (6.87%) Wealth Management
13 146 (6.35%) Risk Management
14 141 (6.13%) MVC
15 131 (5.70%) ITIL
16 124 (5.39%) Software Engineering
17 115 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
18 114 (4.96%) Investment Management
19 107 (4.65%) ETL
20 106 (4.61%) OO
Programming Languages
1 679 (29.53%) SQL
2 630 (27.40%) Java
3 478 (20.79%) C#
4 294 (12.79%) JavaScript
5 159 (6.92%) Python
6 143 (6.22%) C++
7 90 (3.91%) C
8 87 (3.78%) PL/SQL
9 86 (3.74%) T-SQL
10 80 (3.48%) Scala
11 78 (3.39%) Perl
12 53 (2.31%) Shell Script
13 38 (1.65%) VBA
14 28 (1.22%) PowerShell
15 24 (1.04%) Groovy
16 21 (0.91%) Lua
17 19 (0.83%) Haskell
18 18 (0.78%) R
19 15 (0.65%) Bash Shell
19 15 (0.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 476 (20.70%) Degree
2 60 (2.61%) PMI Certification
3 53 (2.31%) PMP
4 34 (1.48%) CCNP
4 34 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 22 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (0.91%) CISA
8 19 (0.83%) ISEB
9 16 (0.70%) CISM
9 16 (0.70%) CISSP
9 16 (0.70%) MCSE
10 15 (0.65%) PhD
11 13 (0.57%) CRISC
12 10 (0.43%) CCNP Voice
12 10 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (0.35%) MBA
14 7 (0.30%) CCVP
15 6 (0.26%) CCNA
15 6 (0.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (4.57%) MiFID
2 92 (4.00%) QA
3 70 (3.04%) EMIR
4 39 (1.70%) Dodd-Frank
5 26 (1.13%) FATCA
6 25 (1.09%) Data Quality
6 25 (1.09%) SLA
7 24 (1.04%) Basel III
8 20 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 13 (0.57%) COBIT
10 11 (0.48%) CRD IV
11 9 (0.39%) UCITS
12 6 (0.26%) Basel II
12 6 (0.26%) ISAE 3402
12 6 (0.26%) SSAE 16
13 5 (0.22%) SEPA
13 5 (0.22%) Solvency II
14 4 (0.17%) ISO 9000
14 4 (0.17%) SDET
15 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 42 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (1.04%) Docker
4 13 (0.57%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.48%) XenApp
6 7 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (0.30%) vSphere
7 5 (0.22%) HDFS
7 5 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.13%) Sendmail
9 3 (0.13%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.087%) GPFS
10 2 (0.087%) KVM
10 2 (0.087%) Oracle Clusterware
10 2 (0.087%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.087%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.087%) Xen
Systems Management
1 47 (2.04%) Control-M
2 21 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
3 19 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
4 18 (0.78%) Puppet
5 16 (0.70%) Ansible
6 12 (0.52%) BladeLogic
6 12 (0.52%) ITRS Geneos
6 12 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (0.52%) SCCM
7 9 (0.39%) Cisco UCCX
7 9 (0.39%) Nagios
8 8 (0.35%) Cisco UCCE
8 8 (0.35%) Rundeck
9 6 (0.26%) Data Guard
9 6 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (0.22%) Nessus
10 5 (0.22%) Thomson Reuters DACS
11 3 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
11 3 (0.13%) OpenView
12 2 (0.087%) Legato
Vendors
1 331 (14.40%) Oracle
2 329 (14.31%) Microsoft
3 112 (4.87%) Sybase
4 85 (3.70%) Cisco
5 79 (3.44%) Murex
6 69 (3.00%) Calypso
7 59 (2.57%) HP
8 56 (2.44%) Informatica
9 53 (2.31%) IBM
10 48 (2.09%) VMware
11 46 (2.00%) Charles River
12 43 (1.87%) Fidessa
13 38 (1.65%) Bloomberg
14 29 (1.26%) Reuters
15 28 (1.22%) Tableau
16 24 (1.04%) Citrix
16 24 (1.04%) SAP
17 23 (1.00%) Advent
17 23 (1.00%) Linedata
18 22 (0.96%) TIBCO
South West London
Red10
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £57000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 25% Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + c.30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + Bouns and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £105000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £70000 per annum + Huge Flex Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £110000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £26000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40K - £60K
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago