Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
London > Central London
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 17 16
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Banking 1,260 1,305 1,824
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 8.78% 10.48% 10.77%
As % of the General category 16.02% 19.70% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,090 1,190 1,616
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £108,750 £105,000 £92,500
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +4.00%

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 7,863 6,625 9,869
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 54.81% 53.22% 58.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6,882 5,933 8,833
Central London median annual salary £61,625 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.71% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 -5 1,082 £72,500 +11.54% 147
Southwark +20 71 £75,000 +66.67%
West End of London -8 10 £73,750 +103.45% 15
City of Westminster +5 5 £130,000 +124.14%
Camden - 3 £80,000 -
Kensington and Chelsea - 2 £45,000 -
Banking
London

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 929 (73.73%) Finance
2 410 (32.54%) SQL
3 362 (28.73%) Agile Software Development
4 344 (27.30%) Java
5 250 (19.84%) C#
6 243 (19.29%) Investment Banking
7 227 (18.02%) .NET
8 176 (13.97%) SQL Server
9 167 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
10 166 (13.17%) Degree
11 165 (13.10%) Front Office
12 163 (12.94%) Microsoft
13 162 (12.86%) JavaScript
14 156 (12.38%) Linux
14 156 (12.38%) Python
15 152 (12.06%) DevOps
16 145 (11.51%) Windows
17 144 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
18 140 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
19 136 (10.79%) TDD
19 136 (10.79%) Test Automation
20 135 (10.71%) Fintech
21 133 (10.56%) Oracle
22 130 (10.32%) Computer Science
23 121 (9.60%) HTML
24 115 (9.13%) Git (software)
25 114 (9.05%) OO
25 114 (9.05%) Project Management
26 113 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
27 110 (8.73%) Unix

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 35 (2.78%) Apache Spark
2 31 (2.46%) Ethereum
3 27 (2.14%) Tomcat
4 23 (1.83%) SAS
5 17 (1.35%) Confluence
6 16 (1.27%) JBoss
6 16 (1.27%) MS Exchange
7 13 (1.03%) WebSphere
8 12 (0.95%) IIS
9 11 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
9 11 (0.87%) Drupal
9 11 (0.87%) Mule
9 11 (0.87%) WebLogic
10 9 (0.71%) Apache
10 9 (0.71%) CMS
11 8 (0.63%) nginx
12 6 (0.48%) MQSeries
13 5 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (0.40%) SharePoint
14 4 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 38 (3.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.079%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.079%) InVision
6 1 (0.079%) Mingle
6 1 (0.079%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.079%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 26 (2.06%) Distributed Ledger
2 11 (0.87%) Temenos T24
3 8 (0.63%) Adobe Campaign
3 8 (0.63%) Unica
4 6 (0.48%) IntelliMatch
5 4 (0.32%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.32%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.32%) SAP MM
6 3 (0.24%) Eikon
6 3 (0.24%) Endur
7 2 (0.16%) CA PPM
7 2 (0.16%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.16%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 2 (0.16%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 2 (0.16%) Primavera
7 2 (0.16%) Sage X3
7 2 (0.16%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.16%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 140 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 113 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (4.52%) GitHub
4 29 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
5 26 (2.06%) PaaS
6 21 (1.67%) IaaS
7 19 (1.51%) Office 365
8 18 (1.43%) Amazon S3
9 16 (1.27%) Slack
10 13 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
11 12 (0.95%) SaaS
12 11 (0.87%) Amazon SQS
13 10 (0.79%) CloudFront
14 9 (0.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 9 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
14 9 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
14 9 (0.71%) Serverless
15 6 (0.48%) Trello
16 4 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
17 3 (0.24%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 47 (3.73%) Firewall
2 27 (2.14%) TCP/IP
3 24 (1.90%) WAN
4 23 (1.83%) Internet
5 21 (1.67%) LAN
6 16 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (1.27%) HTTP
7 13 (1.03%) DNS
8 12 (0.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 12 (0.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 12 (0.95%) SNMP
9 11 (0.87%) Cisco IOS
9 11 (0.87%) NX-OS
9 11 (0.87%) VLAN
10 10 (0.79%) Wireless
11 9 (0.71%) BGP
11 9 (0.71%) Network Security
11 9 (0.71%) OSPF
12 8 (0.63%) Intranet
13 7 (0.56%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (13.97%) SQL Server
2 87 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 72 (5.71%) Big Data
4 65 (5.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 56 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 53 (4.21%) Blockchain
7 50 (3.97%) Relational Database
8 48 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
9 44 (3.49%) MySQL
10 39 (3.10%) PostgreSQL
11 35 (2.78%) Oracle Database
11 35 (2.78%) Redis
12 33 (2.62%) Crystal Reports
13 25 (1.98%) Data Lake
14 23 (1.83%) MongoDB
15 21 (1.67%) RDBMS
16 20 (1.59%) Cosmos DB
17 19 (1.51%) SQL Server 2014
18 18 (1.43%) Hadoop
19 15 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 115 (9.13%) Git (software)
2 59 (4.68%) Jenkins
3 51 (4.05%) Maven
4 46 (3.65%) JIRA
4 46 (3.65%) Selenium
5 34 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 28 (2.22%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 25 (1.98%) NUnit
7 25 (1.98%) Subversion
8 24 (1.90%) Cucumber
9 23 (1.83%) JUnit
10 21 (1.67%) Mocha
10 21 (1.67%) Visual Studio
11 20 (1.59%) TeamCity
12 15 (1.19%) SonarQube
13 14 (1.11%) Babel
13 14 (1.11%) Jasmine
14 13 (1.03%) WebDriver
15 12 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
15 12 (0.95%) webpack
General
1 929 (73.73%) Finance
2 243 (19.29%) Investment Banking
3 165 (13.10%) Front Office
4 65 (5.16%) Telecoms
5 55 (4.37%) Back Office
6 45 (3.57%) Advertising
7 44 (3.49%) Retail Banking
8 39 (3.10%) Financial Institution
9 36 (2.86%) Legal
10 32 (2.54%) Retail
11 19 (1.51%) Law
12 16 (1.27%) International Banking
13 14 (1.11%) Marketing
14 10 (0.79%) Private Banking
15 7 (0.56%) French Language
16 6 (0.48%) Billing
16 6 (0.48%) General Ledger
17 5 (0.40%) Japanese Language
18 4 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
18 4 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 524 (41.59%) Developer
2 166 (13.17%) Analyst
3 154 (12.22%) Java Developer
4 143 (11.35%) C# Developer
5 138 (10.95%) Senior Developer
6 87 (6.90%) Junior
7 80 (6.35%) Architect
8 79 (6.27%) .NET Developer
9 75 (5.95%) Junior Developer
10 67 (5.32%) C# .NET Developer
11 61 (4.84%) SQL Developer
12 47 (3.73%) Junior C# Developer
13 46 (3.65%) Business Analyst
14 44 (3.49%) Project Manager
15 43 (3.41%) Consultant
15 43 (3.41%) Lead Developer
16 41 (3.25%) JavaScript Developer
17 38 (3.02%) Front Office Developer
17 38 (3.02%) Senior Java Developer
18 37 (2.94%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (18.02%) .NET
2 121 (9.60%) HTML
3 101 (8.02%) CSS
4 88 (6.98%) Node.js
5 84 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 81 (6.43%) ASP.NET
7 78 (6.19%) Spring
8 77 (6.11%) HTML5
9 61 (4.84%) XML
10 60 (4.76%) React
11 57 (4.52%) WPF
12 56 (4.44%) REST
13 55 (4.37%) .NET Framework
13 55 (4.37%) Web Services
14 42 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
15 37 (2.94%) jQuery
15 37 (2.94%) Smart Contracts
16 36 (2.86%) Redux
17 35 (2.78%) CSS3
18 32 (2.54%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 167 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
2 135 (10.71%) Fintech
3 130 (10.32%) Computer Science
4 80 (6.35%) Mobile App
5 76 (6.03%) Greenfield Project
6 54 (4.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 47 (3.73%) Derivative
8 45 (3.57%) Fixed Income
8 45 (3.57%) User Experience
9 42 (3.33%) Equities
10 36 (2.86%) Management Information System
11 35 (2.78%) Hedge funds
12 31 (2.46%) Bitcoin
13 21 (1.67%) Data Centre
14 20 (1.59%) Online Banking
15 18 (1.43%) Credit Risk
16 17 (1.35%) Data Structures
17 16 (1.27%) Virtual Team
18 14 (1.11%) Algorithms
18 14 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 156 (12.38%) Linux
2 145 (11.51%) Windows
3 110 (8.73%) Unix
4 42 (3.33%) Windows Server
5 30 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (1.75%) Apple iOS
7 21 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (1.43%) Android
10 16 (1.27%) Windows 7
11 13 (1.03%) Windows 10
12 11 (0.87%) AIX
13 10 (0.79%) HPUX
14 8 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
14 8 (0.63%) Solaris
14 8 (0.63%) VMS
15 7 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
16 6 (0.48%) Windows XP
17 5 (0.40%) CentOS
18 3 (0.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 362 (28.73%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (12.06%) DevOps
3 144 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
4 136 (10.79%) TDD
4 136 (10.79%) Test Automation
5 114 (9.05%) OO
5 114 (9.05%) Project Management
6 110 (8.73%) Scrum
7 93 (7.38%) Analytics
8 83 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
9 78 (6.19%) Multithreading
10 77 (6.11%) Software Engineering
11 76 (6.03%) Asset Management
12 73 (5.79%) Mathematics
13 72 (5.71%) SDLC
14 71 (5.63%) Stakeholder Management
15 68 (5.40%) BDD
15 68 (5.40%) MVC
16 64 (5.08%) ITIL
17 62 (4.92%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 410 (32.54%) SQL
2 344 (27.30%) Java
3 250 (19.84%) C#
4 162 (12.86%) JavaScript
5 156 (12.38%) Python
6 85 (6.75%) C++
7 72 (5.71%) VBA
8 67 (5.32%) Scala
9 52 (4.13%) Java 8
10 50 (3.97%) ES6
11 48 (3.81%) Bash Shell
12 44 (3.49%) Ruby
13 42 (3.33%) T-SQL
14 34 (2.70%) PowerShell
15 33 (2.62%) C
15 33 (2.62%) Solidity
16 31 (2.46%) Perl
17 30 (2.38%) Shell Script
18 28 (2.22%) Kotlin
18 28 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 166 (13.17%) Degree
2 67 (5.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 36 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (2.86%) CISSP
4 29 (2.30%) CCNP
5 23 (1.83%) CCIE
5 23 (1.83%) CISM
6 16 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (1.19%) CISA
8 13 (1.03%) Master's Degree
9 12 (0.95%) CCSA
9 12 (0.95%) Numerate Degree
10 10 (0.79%) MCSE
10 10 (0.79%) PMP
11 9 (0.71%) CCSE
11 9 (0.71%) PMI Certification
12 8 (0.63%) PhD
13 7 (0.56%) CCNA
13 7 (0.56%) CRISC
13 7 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (3.81%) QA
2 42 (3.33%) Data Quality
3 14 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.95%) GDPR
4 12 (0.95%) MiFID
4 12 (0.95%) PMO
5 10 (0.79%) SEPA
6 6 (0.48%) COBIT
6 6 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 5 (0.40%) GCP
7 5 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.40%) SLA
8 4 (0.32%) ISAE 3402
8 4 (0.32%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.24%) PSD2
10 1 (0.079%) AIFMD
10 1 (0.079%) COREP
10 1 (0.079%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.079%) EMIR
System Software
1 69 (5.48%) Docker
2 48 (3.81%) Active Directory
3 27 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.63%) vSphere
6 6 (0.48%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.32%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.24%) LXC
9 3 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.24%) XenApp
10 2 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.079%) Cronacle
11 1 (0.079%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.079%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.079%) OpenAM
11 1 (0.079%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.079%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.079%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.079%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (2.54%) Kubernetes
2 29 (2.30%) Ansible
3 26 (2.06%) Puppet
4 23 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (0.95%) SCCM
6 10 (0.79%) Control-M
6 10 (0.79%) Docker Swarm
7 9 (0.71%) Terraform
8 6 (0.48%) SCOM
9 4 (0.32%) HP ALM
9 4 (0.32%) ITRS Geneos
9 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (0.32%) SolarWinds Orion
9 4 (0.32%) TrustSec
10 3 (0.24%) EdgeSight
10 3 (0.24%) Nagios
10 3 (0.24%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.16%) Cacti
11 2 (0.16%) Nessus
11 2 (0.16%) Packer
Vendors
1 163 (12.94%) Microsoft
2 133 (10.56%) Oracle
3 35 (2.78%) Cisco
4 31 (2.46%) IBM
5 27 (2.14%) Citrix
5 27 (2.14%) Red Hat
6 26 (2.06%) CheckPoint
7 21 (1.67%) F5
7 21 (1.67%) Palo Alto
8 19 (1.51%) Sybase
8 19 (1.51%) VMware
9 18 (1.43%) Bloomberg
10 16 (1.27%) Splunk
11 15 (1.19%) AppDynamics
11 15 (1.19%) Google
12 13 (1.03%) Temenos
13 11 (0.87%) HP
13 11 (0.87%) Sun
14 10 (0.79%) Tableau
15 9 (0.71%) Adobe