Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
London > Central London
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 18 18
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 -8
Permanent jobs citing Banking 1,199 1,284 1,708
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 8.50% 10.30% 10.46%
As % of the General category 15.97% 19.59% 17.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,037 1,168 1,549
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 £40,600
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £93,750
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 7,509 6,553 9,574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 53.25% 52.59% 58.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6,607 5,838 8,632
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £88,750
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +3.45% +0.87%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -7 1,030 £73,500 +13.08% 168
Southwark +18 51 £55,000 +22.22%
West End of London -17 10 £53,750 -2.27% 16
City of Westminster +9 6 £130,000 +124.14% 1
Kensington and Chelsea - 5 £45,000 -
Banking
London

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 872 (72.73%) Finance
2 405 (33.78%) SQL
3 340 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
4 334 (27.86%) Java
5 253 (21.10%) Investment Banking
6 226 (18.85%) C#
7 215 (17.93%) .NET
8 179 (14.93%) Microsoft
9 167 (13.93%) Degree
10 163 (13.59%) JavaScript
11 157 (13.09%) SQL Server
12 155 (12.93%) Linux
13 154 (12.84%) Python
14 153 (12.76%) Windows
15 152 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
16 147 (12.26%) Amazon AWS
17 144 (12.01%) Problem-Solving
18 139 (11.59%) DevOps
19 137 (11.43%) Front Office
20 135 (11.26%) TDD
21 122 (10.18%) Test Automation
22 115 (9.59%) Computer Science
22 115 (9.59%) Fintech
23 112 (9.34%) Oracle
24 109 (9.09%) OO
25 108 (9.01%) Unix
25 108 (9.01%) Microsoft Azure
26 104 (8.67%) Git (software)
27 98 (8.17%) Scrum
28 93 (7.76%) Project Management

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 37 (3.09%) Apache Spark
2 30 (2.50%) Ethereum
3 21 (1.75%) MS Exchange
3 21 (1.75%) Tomcat
4 16 (1.33%) SAS
5 14 (1.17%) IIS
6 13 (1.08%) Confluence
7 12 (1.00%) WebSphere
8 11 (0.92%) Drupal
8 11 (0.92%) JBoss
8 11 (0.92%) WebLogic
9 10 (0.83%) SharePoint
10 8 (0.67%) Cloud Foundry
10 8 (0.67%) CMS
10 8 (0.67%) Mule
11 6 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.42%) MQSeries
13 4 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 40 (3.34%) Microsoft Excel
1 40 (3.34%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (1.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (0.58%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.17%) InVision
4 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.083%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.083%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.083%) Mingle
5 1 (0.083%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.083%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 25 (2.09%) Distributed Ledger
2 6 (0.50%) Adobe Campaign
2 6 (0.50%) Unica
3 5 (0.42%) Temenos T24
4 4 (0.33%) NetSuite
4 4 (0.33%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.33%) SAP MM
5 3 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.25%) Eikon
5 3 (0.25%) Endur
5 3 (0.25%) IntelliMatch
5 3 (0.25%) SimCorp Dimension
6 2 (0.17%) CA PPM
6 2 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.17%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.17%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 2 (0.17%) Sage X3
6 2 (0.17%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 147 (12.26%) Amazon AWS
2 108 (9.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (4.17%) GitHub
4 31 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (1.67%) PaaS
6 19 (1.58%) Office 365
7 18 (1.50%) Amazon S3
8 15 (1.25%) IaaS
9 14 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
10 13 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
10 13 (1.08%) SaaS
11 10 (0.83%) CloudFront
12 9 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
12 9 (0.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 9 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (0.75%) Serverless
12 9 (0.75%) Slack
13 3 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
14 2 (0.17%) Route 53
14 2 (0.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 65 (5.42%) Firewall
2 34 (2.84%) TCP/IP
3 28 (2.34%) Internet
3 28 (2.34%) WAN
4 25 (2.09%) LAN
5 24 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
6 22 (1.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 20 (1.67%) SNMP
8 19 (1.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 15 (1.25%) Cisco IOS
9 15 (1.25%) NX-OS
10 14 (1.17%) HTTP
11 13 (1.08%) DNS
11 13 (1.08%) VLAN
12 11 (0.92%) BGP
12 11 (0.92%) Intranet
12 11 (0.92%) OSPF
13 10 (0.83%) Structured Cabling
13 10 (0.83%) Wireless
14 9 (0.75%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (13.09%) SQL Server
2 88 (7.34%) Big Data
2 88 (7.34%) NoSQL
3 62 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 61 (5.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 48 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
5 48 (4.00%) MySQL
6 44 (3.67%) Blockchain
6 44 (3.67%) Relational Database
7 40 (3.34%) PostgreSQL
8 35 (2.92%) Redis
9 30 (2.50%) Oracle Database
10 26 (2.17%) Hadoop
11 25 (2.09%) Crystal Reports
12 24 (2.00%) Cosmos DB
12 24 (2.00%) Data Lake
13 21 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
14 17 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
15 16 (1.33%) MongoDB
16 15 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 104 (8.67%) Git (software)
2 63 (5.25%) Maven
3 60 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 39 (3.25%) Selenium
5 33 (2.75%) JIRA
6 27 (2.25%) JUnit
7 25 (2.09%) NUnit
8 24 (2.00%) Subversion
8 24 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 23 (1.92%) TeamCity
9 23 (1.92%) Visual Studio
10 21 (1.75%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 18 (1.50%) Mocha
12 17 (1.42%) Cucumber
13 14 (1.17%) Jasmine
14 13 (1.08%) Eclipse
15 11 (0.92%) Babel
15 11 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
15 11 (0.92%) SonarQube
15 11 (0.92%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 872 (72.73%) Finance
2 253 (21.10%) Investment Banking
3 137 (11.43%) Front Office
4 62 (5.17%) Telecoms
5 56 (4.67%) Financial Institution
6 54 (4.50%) Back Office
7 45 (3.75%) Advertising
8 40 (3.34%) Retail Banking
9 31 (2.59%) Retail
10 30 (2.50%) Law
11 28 (2.34%) Legal
12 17 (1.42%) Marketing
13 13 (1.08%) International Banking
14 11 (0.92%) Private Banking
15 8 (0.67%) Games
16 4 (0.33%) General Ledger
16 4 (0.33%) Spanish Language
17 3 (0.25%) Aerospace
17 3 (0.25%) French Language
17 3 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 477 (39.78%) Developer
2 171 (14.26%) Analyst
3 137 (11.43%) Java Developer
4 123 (10.26%) Senior Developer
5 112 (9.34%) C# Developer
6 86 (7.17%) Architect
7 70 (5.84%) Junior
7 70 (5.84%) SQL Developer
8 69 (5.75%) .NET Developer
9 55 (4.59%) Junior Developer
10 49 (4.09%) Business Analyst
10 49 (4.09%) JavaScript Developer
11 48 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
12 38 (3.17%) Consultant
13 37 (3.09%) Data Scientist
13 37 (3.09%) Network Engineer
13 37 (3.09%) Project Manager
14 33 (2.75%) Support Analyst
15 32 (2.67%) Lead Developer
15 32 (2.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (17.93%) .NET
2 92 (7.67%) HTML
3 83 (6.92%) Spring
4 80 (6.67%) Node.js
5 77 (6.42%) CSS
6 68 (5.67%) ASP.NET
7 64 (5.34%) XML
8 61 (5.09%) REST
9 60 (5.00%) AngularJS
10 55 (4.59%) Web Services
11 50 (4.17%) HTML5
12 47 (3.92%) .NET Framework
13 44 (3.67%) WPF
14 40 (3.34%) Kafka
14 40 (3.34%) React
15 36 (3.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 36 (3.00%) jQuery
16 32 (2.67%) Smart Contracts
17 30 (2.50%) JSON
18 29 (2.42%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 152 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
2 115 (9.59%) Computer Science
2 115 (9.59%) Fintech
3 61 (5.09%) Greenfield Project
4 56 (4.67%) Mobile App
5 54 (4.50%) Derivative
6 48 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 42 (3.50%) Fixed Income
8 36 (3.00%) Hedge funds
9 35 (2.92%) Equities
9 35 (2.92%) User Experience
10 33 (2.75%) Management Information System
11 30 (2.50%) Bitcoin
12 23 (1.92%) Market Risk
13 22 (1.83%) Data Centre
14 17 (1.42%) Credit Risk
15 16 (1.33%) Reinsurance
16 15 (1.25%) Data Structures
17 14 (1.17%) Algorithms
17 14 (1.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 155 (12.93%) Linux
2 153 (12.76%) Windows
3 108 (9.01%) Unix
4 46 (3.84%) Windows Server
5 28 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 24 (2.00%) Windows 7
9 19 (1.58%) Apple iOS
10 15 (1.25%) Windows 10
11 14 (1.17%) AIX
12 13 (1.08%) HPUX
13 12 (1.00%) Android
13 12 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (0.83%) Solaris
15 9 (0.75%) CentOS
16 8 (0.67%) Oracle Linux
17 7 (0.58%) Windows XP
18 5 (0.42%) Mac OS X
18 5 (0.42%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 340 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (12.01%) Problem-Solving
3 139 (11.59%) DevOps
4 135 (11.26%) TDD
5 122 (10.18%) Test Automation
6 109 (9.09%) OO
7 98 (8.17%) Scrum
8 93 (7.76%) Analytics
8 93 (7.76%) Project Management
9 84 (7.01%) Asset Management
10 72 (6.01%) Continuous Integration
10 72 (6.01%) Software Engineering
11 70 (5.84%) Multithreading
12 69 (5.75%) Stakeholder Management
13 67 (5.59%) ITIL
13 67 (5.59%) Mathematics
13 67 (5.59%) Microservices
14 66 (5.50%) Information Security
15 65 (5.42%) SDLC
16 61 (5.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 405 (33.78%) SQL
2 334 (27.86%) Java
3 226 (18.85%) C#
4 163 (13.59%) JavaScript
5 154 (12.84%) Python
6 74 (6.17%) Scala
7 72 (6.01%) C++
8 68 (5.67%) VBA
9 52 (4.34%) Java 8
10 49 (4.09%) ES6
11 41 (3.42%) Bash Shell
11 41 (3.42%) T-SQL
12 37 (3.09%) PowerShell
12 37 (3.09%) Shell Script
13 31 (2.59%) Kotlin
13 31 (2.59%) Solidity
14 28 (2.34%) R
15 27 (2.25%) Ruby
16 26 (2.17%) C
17 24 (2.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 167 (13.93%) Degree
2 60 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 42 (3.50%) CISSP
4 40 (3.34%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (3.17%) CCNP
6 30 (2.50%) CCIE
7 27 (2.25%) CISM
8 24 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (1.42%) MCSE
10 15 (1.25%) CCSA
10 15 (1.25%) CISA
11 11 (0.92%) CCSE
11 11 (0.92%) CRISC
12 7 (0.58%) Master's Degree
12 7 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
12 7 (0.58%) Security Cleared
13 6 (0.50%) CCNA
13 6 (0.50%) PMP
13 6 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 5 (0.42%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (3.50%) QA
2 33 (2.75%) Data Quality
3 21 (1.75%) GDPR
4 16 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (1.17%) MiFID
6 11 (0.92%) PMO
6 11 (0.92%) SLA
7 10 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 9 (0.75%) GCP
9 6 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.33%) COBIT
10 4 (0.33%) PCI DSS
10 4 (0.33%) SEPA
11 3 (0.25%) EMIR
11 3 (0.25%) ISAE 3402
12 2 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
13 1 (0.083%) AIFMD
13 1 (0.083%) FATCA
13 1 (0.083%) PSD2
13 1 (0.083%) Solvency II
System Software
1 57 (4.75%) Active Directory
2 53 (4.42%) Docker
3 31 (2.59%) Virtual Machines
4 24 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (1.00%) vSphere
6 7 (0.58%) HDFS
6 7 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.33%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.25%) LXC
8 3 (0.25%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.17%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.083%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.083%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.083%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.083%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 41 (3.42%) Kubernetes
2 21 (1.75%) Ansible
3 17 (1.42%) Puppet
4 15 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (1.08%) SCCM
6 11 (0.92%) Docker Swarm
7 10 (0.83%) Control-M
8 8 (0.67%) Terraform
9 6 (0.50%) Rancher
10 5 (0.42%) ITRS Geneos
10 5 (0.42%) Oozie
10 5 (0.42%) SolarWinds Orion
10 5 (0.42%) TrustSec
11 3 (0.25%) Grafana
11 3 (0.25%) HP ALM
11 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Clustering
11 3 (0.25%) Nagios
11 3 (0.25%) SCOM
11 3 (0.25%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.17%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 179 (14.93%) Microsoft
2 112 (9.34%) Oracle
3 48 (4.00%) Cisco
4 36 (3.00%) CheckPoint
5 33 (2.75%) F5
6 32 (2.67%) VMware
7 31 (2.59%) Citrix
8 30 (2.50%) Palo Alto
9 26 (2.17%) IBM
10 23 (1.92%) Red Hat
11 19 (1.58%) Splunk
12 17 (1.42%) Google
13 16 (1.33%) Sybase
14 15 (1.25%) Bloomberg
15 12 (1.00%) AppDynamics
15 12 (1.00%) Sun
16 11 (0.92%) HP
17 9 (0.75%) ServiceNow
17 9 (0.75%) Tableau
18 8 (0.67%) Informatica