Period
to 4 December 2021

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 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
London > Central London
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 36 25 30
Rank change year-on-year -11 +5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Banking 454 429 923
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 6.46% 9.04% 7.33%
As % of the General category 10.82% 14.89% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 422 401 793
10th Percentile £46,100 £56,250 £45,000
25th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
75th Percentile £99,375 £96,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £120,000 £110,250 £100,000
London median annual salary £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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 4,194 2,881 7,563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 59.68% 60.73% 60.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3,702 2,540 6,508
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,950 £36,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £102,500 £97,500
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Central London

Banking
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Banking in Central London.

Salary trend for Banking in Central London

Banking
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Banking in Central London over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

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 4 December 2021. 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 -10 419 £75,000 -9.09% 170
Camden - 4 £68,500 -
Southwark - 3 £70,000 -
City of Westminster -8 2 £130,000 +225.00%
West End of London - 2 £130,000 -
Banking
London

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, 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.

1 273 (60.13%) Finance
2 141 (31.06%) Agile Software Development
3 136 (29.96%) Java
4 118 (25.99%) Investment Banking
5 100 (22.03%) SQL
6 87 (19.16%) Front Office
7 78 (17.18%) Python
8 77 (16.96%) C#
8 77 (16.96%) Microsoft
9 74 (16.30%) Azure
10 72 (15.86%) Social Skills
11 67 (14.76%) DevOps
11 67 (14.76%) Fintech
12 60 (13.22%) Microservices
12 60 (13.22%) AWS
13 59 (13.00%) Windows
14 58 (12.78%) Degree
15 53 (11.67%) Docker
16 51 (11.23%) Fixed Income
17 49 (10.79%) Asset Management
18 45 (9.91%) JIRA
18 45 (9.91%) Derivative
18 45 (9.91%) Scrum
18 45 (9.91%) JavaScript
19 43 (9.47%) .NET
19 43 (9.47%) React
20 42 (9.25%) SQL Server
20 42 (9.25%) Cisco
20 42 (9.25%) Risk Management
20 42 (9.25%) 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 20 (4.41%) Confluence
2 8 (1.76%) SAS
3 6 (1.32%) IBM HTTP Server
3 6 (1.32%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.10%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.10%) IIS
4 5 (1.10%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (0.88%) Skype for Business
5 4 (0.88%) Tornado
6 3 (0.66%) Apache
6 3 (0.66%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (0.44%) Appian
7 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Fuse
8 1 (0.22%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.22%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (5.73%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (5.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.66%) Figma
4 3 (0.66%) InVision
4 3 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.66%) Sketch
5 2 (0.44%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.22%) InDesign
6 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.88%) Misys Midas
1 4 (0.88%) Temenos T24
2 3 (0.66%) Distributed Ledger
3 2 (0.44%) Temenos Globus
4 1 (0.22%) Actimize
4 1 (0.22%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) Findur
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.22%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.22%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 74 (16.30%) Azure
2 60 (13.22%) AWS
3 28 (6.17%) GCP
4 23 (5.07%) Cloud Computing
5 21 (4.63%) SaaS
6 14 (3.08%) Power Platform
7 13 (2.86%) Microsoft 365
8 12 (2.64%) PaaS
9 11 (2.42%) IaaS
10 10 (2.20%) AWS Lambda
10 10 (2.20%) Serverless
11 9 (1.98%) Amazon S3
12 6 (1.32%) Amazon Kinesis
12 6 (1.32%) Slack
13 5 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (1.10%) dbt
13 5 (1.10%) Fivetran
13 5 (1.10%) Snowflake
14 4 (0.88%) Amazon EMR
14 4 (0.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.85%) TCP/IP
2 18 (3.96%) Internet
2 18 (3.96%) Wireless
3 17 (3.74%) Cisco IOS
4 16 (3.52%) WAN
5 15 (3.30%) Firewall
6 12 (2.64%) DNS
7 9 (1.98%) DHCP
8 6 (1.32%) FTP
9 5 (1.10%) Unified Communications
9 5 (1.10%) VoIP
10 4 (0.88%) Network Security
10 4 (0.88%) Skype
11 2 (0.44%) HTTP
11 2 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (0.44%) SSH
12 1 (0.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 1 (0.22%) Intranet
12 1 (0.22%) LAN
12 1 (0.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (9.25%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (3.08%) Big Data
3 14 (3.08%) NoSQL
4 12 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (2.42%) Amazon Redshift
5 11 (2.42%) Power BI
6 10 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (1.98%) MySQL
7 9 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (1.98%) Redis
7 9 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (1.76%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.76%) Tableau
9 7 (1.54%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.54%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.32%) MarkLogic
11 5 (1.10%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.10%) Looker
Development Applications
1 45 (9.91%) JIRA
2 35 (7.71%) Git (software)
3 18 (3.96%) Maven
4 16 (3.52%) Bitbucket
5 15 (3.30%) Jenkins
6 10 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (1.54%) Gradle
7 7 (1.54%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.10%) Visual Studio
9 4 (0.88%) IntelliJ
9 4 (0.88%) Selenium
9 4 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (0.88%) Subversion
10 3 (0.66%) GitLab
10 3 (0.66%) JUnit
11 2 (0.44%) Cypress.io
11 2 (0.44%) Protractor
11 2 (0.44%) SonarQube
11 2 (0.44%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.22%) Cucumber
General
1 273 (60.13%) Finance
2 118 (25.99%) Investment Banking
3 87 (19.16%) Front Office
4 72 (15.86%) Social Skills
5 28 (6.17%) Financial Institution
6 27 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (5.51%) Advertising
8 18 (3.96%) Retail
9 16 (3.52%) Retail Banking
10 14 (3.08%) Back Office
11 13 (2.86%) International Banking
12 11 (2.42%) Games
12 11 (2.42%) Legal
13 9 (1.98%) Corporate Banking
13 9 (1.98%) Public Sector
14 8 (1.76%) Law
15 7 (1.54%) Presentation Skills
15 7 (1.54%) Private Banking
16 6 (1.32%) Influencing Skills
16 6 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 155 (34.14%) Developer
2 79 (17.40%) Java Developer
3 77 (16.96%) Analyst
4 40 (8.81%) Senior Developer
5 37 (8.15%) Business Analyst
6 30 (6.61%) Project Manager
7 27 (5.95%) Front Office Developer
8 26 (5.73%) Java Pricing Developer
8 26 (5.73%) Pricing Developer
9 25 (5.51%) Desktop Support
10 23 (5.07%) C# Developer
10 23 (5.07%) Data Engineer
11 21 (4.63%) Banking Analyst
11 21 (4.63%) Infrastructure Manager
12 20 (4.41%) Banking Project Manager
13 19 (4.19%) Banking Infrastructure Project Manager
13 19 (4.19%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 18 (3.96%) SQL Developer
15 17 (3.74%) DevOps Engineer
15 17 (3.74%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (9.47%) .NET
1 43 (9.47%) React
2 36 (7.93%) Spring
3 35 (7.71%) Web Services
4 31 (6.83%) REST
4 31 (6.83%) Spring Boot
5 30 (6.61%) AngularJS
5 30 (6.61%) Kafka
6 29 (6.39%) HTML
7 25 (5.51%) ASP.NET
8 21 (4.63%) Node.js
9 19 (4.19%) CSS
10 18 (3.96%) RESTful
11 17 (3.74%) HTML5
11 17 (3.74%) SOAP
12 15 (3.30%) JSON
12 15 (3.30%) Middleware
13 14 (3.08%) FIX Protocol
14 13 (2.86%) jQuery
15 12 (2.64%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 51 (11.23%) Fixed Income
2 45 (9.91%) Derivative
3 38 (8.37%) Equities
4 29 (6.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 24 (5.29%) Blackberry
6 21 (4.63%) Video Conferencing
7 20 (4.41%) Credit Risk
8 19 (4.19%) Legacy Systems
9 16 (3.52%) Algorithms
9 16 (3.52%) Data Structures
9 16 (3.52%) iPad
9 16 (3.52%) iPhone
10 15 (3.30%) Cloud Native
10 15 (3.30%) Hedge funds
11 13 (2.86%) Equity Derivative
12 12 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (2.64%) Management Information System
12 12 (2.64%) User Experience
13 8 (1.76%) Private Cloud
14 6 (1.32%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 59 (13.00%) Windows
2 35 (7.71%) Linux
3 21 (4.63%) Unix
3 21 (4.63%) Windows 7
4 17 (3.74%) Android
5 16 (3.52%) Mac OS X
5 16 (3.52%) Windows 8
6 14 (3.08%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.54%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.66%) CentOS
9 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.44%) Solaris
9 2 (0.44%) SUSE
9 2 (0.44%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.44%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (31.06%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (14.76%) DevOps
2 67 (14.76%) Fintech
3 60 (13.22%) Microservices
4 49 (10.79%) Asset Management
5 45 (9.91%) Scrum
6 42 (9.25%) Project Management
6 42 (9.25%) Risk Management
7 40 (8.81%) Problem-Solving
8 36 (7.93%) Analytics
9 35 (7.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 32 (7.05%) Electronic Trading
10 32 (7.05%) Migration
11 31 (6.83%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (6.83%) Full Stack Development
12 30 (6.61%) ITIL
13 29 (6.39%) Business Analysis
14 27 (5.95%) Multithreading
15 25 (5.51%) Test Automation
16 24 (5.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 136 (29.96%) Java
2 100 (22.03%) SQL
3 78 (17.18%) Python
4 77 (16.96%) C#
5 45 (9.91%) JavaScript
6 27 (5.95%) C++
7 18 (3.96%) C
8 14 (3.08%) Java 8
9 13 (2.86%) TypeScript
9 13 (2.86%) VB
10 12 (2.64%) Bash Shell
10 12 (2.64%) Scala
11 11 (2.42%) PowerShell
11 11 (2.42%) Shell Script
12 8 (1.76%) Go
12 8 (1.76%) Perl
12 8 (1.76%) R
12 8 (1.76%) VBA
13 6 (1.32%) Rust
14 5 (1.10%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 58 (12.78%) Degree
2 17 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (2.64%) Master's Degree
4 6 (1.32%) CISSP
5 5 (1.10%) AWS Certification
5 5 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.10%) OSCP
5 5 (1.10%) PhD
6 4 (0.88%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.88%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.66%) CREST Certified
7 3 (0.66%) GIAC
8 2 (0.44%) CEH
8 2 (0.44%) GPEN
8 2 (0.44%) ISEB
9 1 (0.22%) CSPO
9 1 (0.22%) GCIA
9 1 (0.22%) GCIH
9 1 (0.22%) GSEC
9 1 (0.22%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.63%) Data Quality
2 12 (2.64%) QA
3 11 (2.42%) GDPR
4 6 (1.32%) MiFID
4 6 (1.32%) PMO
5 5 (1.10%) SLA
6 4 (0.88%) Accessibility
7 3 (0.66%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.66%) EMIR
7 3 (0.66%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.22%) COBIT
9 1 (0.22%) GRC
9 1 (0.22%) PSD2
9 1 (0.22%) SEPA
9 1 (0.22%) Solvency II
System Software
1 53 (11.67%) Docker
2 19 (4.19%) Active Directory
3 11 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.32%) vSphere
5 4 (0.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.44%) XenApp
8 1 (0.22%) HDFS
8 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.22%) LXC
8 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 40 (8.81%) Kubernetes
2 18 (3.96%) Terraform
3 15 (3.30%) Ansible
4 12 (2.64%) FortiGate
5 7 (1.54%) SCCM
6 6 (1.32%) ITRS Geneos
6 6 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (1.32%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.88%) OfficeScan
7 4 (0.88%) SCOM
7 4 (0.88%) Trend Micro Deep Security
8 3 (0.66%) Control-M
8 3 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.66%) Puppet
9 2 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.44%) vCenter Server
9 2 (0.44%) WSUS
10 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.22%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 77 (16.96%) Microsoft
2 42 (9.25%) Cisco
3 27 (5.95%) Oracle
4 18 (3.96%) Apple
5 16 (3.52%) Google
6 14 (3.08%) Atlassian
7 12 (2.64%) Fortinet
7 12 (2.64%) SolarWinds
7 12 (2.64%) VMware
8 9 (1.98%) Fidessa
9 7 (1.54%) Bloomberg
9 7 (1.54%) ServiceNow
10 6 (1.32%) Altiris
10 6 (1.32%) Avaya
10 6 (1.32%) Citrix
10 6 (1.32%) McAfee
11 5 (1.10%) HP
12 4 (0.88%) Murex
12 4 (0.88%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.88%) Veritas