Period
to 11 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
London > Central London
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 18 17
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Banking 1,107 1,447 1,573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 8.20% 10.13% 11.42%
As % of the General category 16.69% 18.20% 20.10%
Number of salaries quoted 985 1,312 1,445
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% - +8.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £40,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £112,500 £100,000
London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% - +3.85%

Banking is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 6,634 7,949 7,826
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 49.17% 55.65% 56.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5,928 6,985 7,104
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £93,750
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Central London

Banking
Salary Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Banking in Central London.

Salary trend for Banking in Central London

Banking
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Central London over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Banking in Central London

Banking
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Central London region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -9 970 £70,000 - 185
West End of London +3 23 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Southwark +14 14 - - 3
City of Westminster - 9 £86,000 -
Kensington and Chelsea - 5 £45,000 -
Banking
London

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Banking.

1 773 (69.83%) Finance
2 317 (28.64%) SQL
3 308 (27.82%) Java
4 298 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
5 227 (20.51%) Investment Banking
6 184 (16.62%) C#
7 173 (15.63%) Microsoft
8 168 (15.18%) JavaScript
8 168 (15.18%) Degree
9 167 (15.09%) .NET
10 166 (15.00%) Python
11 145 (13.10%) SQL Server
12 134 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
13 131 (11.83%) Windows
13 131 (11.83%) Linux
14 121 (10.93%) TDD
15 119 (10.75%) Problem-Solving
16 116 (10.48%) Fintech
16 116 (10.48%) Computer Science
17 106 (9.58%) Oracle
18 102 (9.21%) Amazon AWS
19 97 (8.76%) Front Office
20 94 (8.49%) DevOps
21 93 (8.40%) Spring
21 93 (8.40%) Unix
22 87 (7.86%) C++
23 85 (7.68%) Analytics
24 83 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
25 78 (7.05%) HTML
25 78 (7.05%) Big Data

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 24 (2.17%) Apache Spark
2 22 (1.99%) WebSphere
3 21 (1.90%) IIS
4 18 (1.63%) SAS
5 16 (1.45%) CMS
5 16 (1.45%) Tomcat
6 15 (1.36%) Ethereum
6 15 (1.36%) MS Exchange
7 12 (1.08%) SharePoint
8 9 (0.81%) WebLogic
9 8 (0.72%) Confluence
10 7 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (0.54%) Cloud Foundry
11 6 (0.54%) Mule
12 5 (0.45%) JBoss
12 5 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
14 3 (0.27%) FileNet
Applications
1 54 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 52 (4.70%) Microsoft Office
3 22 (1.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.63%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.090%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.090%) Autodesk Flame
5 1 (0.090%) InVision
5 1 (0.090%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.090%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 19 (1.72%) Distributed Ledger
2 10 (0.90%) IntelliMatch
2 10 (0.90%) Misys Midas
3 9 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.63%) Temenos T24
5 4 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.36%) SunGard GMI
6 3 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.27%) SimCorp Dimension
7 2 (0.18%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.18%) Front Arena
7 2 (0.18%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.18%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.090%) FLEXCUBE
8 1 (0.090%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.090%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 102 (9.21%) Amazon AWS
2 83 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (3.97%) GitHub
4 25 (2.26%) Office 365
5 23 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
5 23 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (0.90%) Slack
7 9 (0.81%) SaaS
8 8 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (0.72%) PaaS
9 7 (0.63%) IaaS
10 6 (0.54%) Adobe Analytics
11 5 (0.45%) Apple Pay
11 5 (0.45%) Google Pay
12 4 (0.36%) Serverless
13 3 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (0.27%) Azure Machine Learning
13 3 (0.27%) IBM Cloud
13 3 (0.27%) npm
13 3 (0.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 59 (5.33%) Firewall
2 39 (3.52%) TCP/IP
3 32 (2.89%) Internet
4 29 (2.62%) LAN
4 29 (2.62%) WAN
5 21 (1.90%) Cisco ASA
6 19 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 19 (1.72%) SNMP
7 16 (1.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 15 (1.36%) VPN
9 14 (1.26%) VLAN
10 13 (1.17%) Cisco IOS
10 13 (1.17%) Intrusion Detection
11 11 (0.99%) BGP
11 11 (0.99%) NX-OS
12 10 (0.90%) OSPF
13 9 (0.81%) DHCP
13 9 (0.81%) DNS
13 9 (0.81%) Wireless
14 8 (0.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (13.10%) SQL Server
2 78 (7.05%) Big Data
3 44 (3.97%) Relational Database
4 41 (3.70%) Hadoop
5 38 (3.43%) NoSQL
6 35 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 30 (2.71%) MySQL
8 27 (2.44%) Redis
8 27 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 22 (1.99%) Blockchain
9 22 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (1.54%) Apache Hive
11 16 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
12 13 (1.17%) Flink
13 12 (1.08%) Cosmos DB
13 12 (1.08%) RDBMS
14 11 (0.99%) Oracle Database
14 11 (0.99%) Power BI
15 10 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 75 (6.78%) Jenkins
2 63 (5.69%) Maven
3 61 (5.51%) Git (software)
4 33 (2.98%) JIRA
5 32 (2.89%) JUnit
6 26 (2.35%) Selenium
7 24 (2.17%) TeamCity
8 20 (1.81%) Visual Studio
9 13 (1.17%) Subversion
10 12 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
11 11 (0.99%) HP UFT
11 11 (0.99%) Mocha
12 10 (0.90%) Ant
12 10 (0.90%) Sonatype Nexus
13 9 (0.81%) Babel
13 9 (0.81%) Cucumber
14 8 (0.72%) Hudson
14 8 (0.72%) Mockito
15 7 (0.63%) Gradle
15 7 (0.63%) NUnit
General
1 773 (69.83%) Finance
2 227 (20.51%) Investment Banking
3 97 (8.76%) Front Office
4 76 (6.87%) Financial Institution
5 51 (4.61%) Back Office
6 41 (3.70%) Telecoms
7 38 (3.43%) Law
8 34 (3.07%) Retail Banking
9 31 (2.80%) Advertising
9 31 (2.80%) Retail
10 22 (1.99%) International Banking
11 20 (1.81%) Marketing
12 19 (1.72%) Legal
13 14 (1.26%) General Ledger
13 14 (1.26%) Private Banking
14 11 (0.99%) Corporate Banking
15 9 (0.81%) French Language
16 7 (0.63%) German Language
17 4 (0.36%) Games
18 3 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 403 (36.40%) Developer
2 203 (18.34%) Analyst
3 123 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 113 (10.21%) Senior Developer
5 72 (6.50%) .NET Developer
6 65 (5.87%) Business Analyst
7 58 (5.24%) Support Analyst
8 57 (5.15%) Banking Analyst
9 56 (5.06%) C# Developer
10 50 (4.52%) Applications Support
11 49 (4.43%) SQL Developer
12 46 (4.16%) Architect
13 43 (3.88%) Consultant
14 39 (3.52%) Applications Support Analyst
15 37 (3.34%) C# .NET Developer
15 37 (3.34%) Network Engineer
16 34 (3.07%) Data Scientist
16 34 (3.07%) Senior Java Developer
17 33 (2.98%) Senior Analyst
18 32 (2.89%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (15.09%) .NET
2 93 (8.40%) Spring
3 78 (7.05%) HTML
4 69 (6.23%) REST
5 65 (5.87%) AngularJS
5 65 (5.87%) CSS
6 60 (5.42%) ASP.NET
7 55 (4.97%) jQuery
8 48 (4.34%) Web Services
8 48 (4.34%) XML
9 46 (4.16%) Node.js
9 46 (4.16%) React
10 40 (3.61%) Kafka
11 33 (2.98%) Redux
12 30 (2.71%) JSON
13 29 (2.62%) .NET Framework
14 25 (2.26%) J2EE
15 24 (2.17%) 802.1X
16 23 (2.08%) SOAP
17 21 (1.90%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 134 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
2 116 (10.48%) Fintech
3 66 (5.96%) Derivative
4 55 (4.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 52 (4.70%) Fixed Income
6 47 (4.25%) Greenfield Project
7 39 (3.52%) Equities
7 39 (3.52%) Mobile App
8 37 (3.34%) SWIFT
9 28 (2.53%) Management Information System
9 28 (2.53%) Market Risk
10 24 (2.17%) Data Centre
10 24 (2.17%) Equity Derivative
11 23 (2.08%) Hedge funds
12 22 (1.99%) Algorithms
12 22 (1.99%) User Experience
13 20 (1.81%) Data Structures
14 19 (1.72%) Reinsurance
15 17 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
16 15 (1.36%) Bitcoin
Operating Systems
1 131 (11.83%) Linux
1 131 (11.83%) Windows
2 93 (8.40%) Unix
3 37 (3.34%) Windows Server
4 30 (2.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (2.26%) Windows 7
6 21 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (1.72%) Windows 10
9 17 (1.54%) Solaris
10 14 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (0.99%) Android
12 10 (0.90%) AIX
12 10 (0.90%) Apple iOS
12 10 (0.90%) CentOS
12 10 (0.90%) HPUX
13 6 (0.54%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.36%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.36%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 298 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (10.93%) TDD
3 119 (10.75%) Problem-Solving
4 116 (10.48%) Computer Science
5 94 (8.49%) DevOps
6 85 (7.68%) Analytics
7 75 (6.78%) Microservices
8 74 (6.68%) Project Management
9 73 (6.59%) Test Automation
10 72 (6.50%) OO
11 70 (6.32%) ITIL
11 70 (6.32%) Web Development
12 68 (6.14%) Risk Management
13 67 (6.05%) Scrum
14 65 (5.87%) Stakeholder Management
15 63 (5.69%) Multithreading
16 62 (5.60%) MVC
17 60 (5.42%) Continuous Integration
18 58 (5.24%) Data Science
19 55 (4.97%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 317 (28.64%) SQL
2 308 (27.82%) Java
3 184 (16.62%) C#
4 168 (15.18%) JavaScript
5 166 (15.00%) Python
6 87 (7.86%) C++
7 71 (6.41%) Java 8
8 44 (3.97%) PL/SQL
9 42 (3.79%) R
9 42 (3.79%) Scala
10 41 (3.70%) PowerShell
11 39 (3.52%) Shell Script
12 37 (3.34%) Bash Shell
12 37 (3.34%) T-SQL
13 36 (3.25%) VBA
14 26 (2.35%) ES6
14 26 (2.35%) Ruby
15 24 (2.17%) C
16 23 (2.08%) Haskell
17 18 (1.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 168 (15.18%) Degree
2 57 (5.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 52 (4.70%) CISSP
4 36 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (3.07%) CCNP
6 29 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 25 (2.26%) CCIE
7 25 (2.26%) MCSE
8 22 (1.99%) CISM
9 13 (1.17%) CISA
9 13 (1.17%) CRISC
10 11 (0.99%) CCSA
10 11 (0.99%) Security Cleared
11 10 (0.90%) MBA
12 9 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (0.72%) CCSE
14 7 (0.63%) GIAC
14 7 (0.63%) PMI Certification
14 7 (0.63%) SC Cleared
15 6 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (4.52%) QA
2 20 (1.81%) ISO 20022
3 18 (1.63%) SLA
4 17 (1.54%) GDPR
5 16 (1.45%) SEPA
6 15 (1.36%) MiFID
7 14 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (0.90%) Data Quality
8 10 (0.90%) ISO 8583
8 10 (0.90%) TARGET2
9 8 (0.72%) COBIT
9 8 (0.72%) PMO
10 7 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 6 (0.54%) EMIR
12 4 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
13 3 (0.27%) FATCA
13 3 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 3 (0.27%) Solvency II
13 3 (0.27%) SSAE 16
14 2 (0.18%) IFRS
System Software
1 51 (4.61%) Active Directory
2 41 (3.70%) Docker
3 25 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (1.99%) HDFS
5 16 (1.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 15 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
7 7 (0.63%) vSphere
8 4 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.36%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.27%) XenApp
10 2 (0.18%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.090%) GlusterFS
11 1 (0.090%) LXC
11 1 (0.090%) StorNext
11 1 (0.090%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.090%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.090%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 32 (2.89%) Kubernetes
2 29 (2.62%) Puppet
3 25 (2.26%) Ansible
4 14 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (0.99%) Control-M
5 11 (0.99%) Terraform
6 10 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (0.63%) SCCM
8 6 (0.54%) Oozie
9 5 (0.45%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (0.45%) Grafana
9 5 (0.45%) Packer
9 5 (0.45%) Rancher
9 5 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.27%) Nagios
10 3 (0.27%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.27%) SolarWinds Orion
10 3 (0.27%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.27%) TrustSec
11 2 (0.18%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 173 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 106 (9.58%) Oracle
3 47 (4.25%) Cisco
4 35 (3.16%) VMware
5 32 (2.89%) IBM
6 30 (2.71%) CheckPoint
7 29 (2.62%) F5
8 27 (2.44%) Red Hat
9 25 (2.26%) Palo Alto
10 24 (2.17%) FIS
10 24 (2.17%) Google
11 21 (1.90%) Citrix
11 21 (1.90%) Splunk
12 19 (1.72%) Calypso
13 18 (1.63%) Tableau
14 15 (1.36%) Cognos
14 15 (1.36%) Sybase
15 14 (1.26%) ServiceNow
16 13 (1.17%) Sun
17 12 (1.08%) Terracotta