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

Banking
London > Central London
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 18 17
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Banking 1,156 1,263 1,652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 8.18% 10.24% 11.09%
As % of the General category 16.01% 18.74% 19.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,019 1,166 1,511
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% - +8.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £39,375 £40,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £108,750 £96,250
London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +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 7,220 6,741 8,691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 51.11% 54.66% 58.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6,452 6,016 7,866
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,750 £35,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +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 16 October 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 October 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 -9 998 £70,000 +3.70% 186
Southwark +25 34 £35,000 -26.32% 2
West End of London -11 21 £55,000 +10.00% 18
City of Westminster +10 7 £130,000 +124.14%
Kensington and Chelsea - 5 £45,000 -
Banking
London

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 820 (70.93%) Finance
2 380 (32.87%) SQL
3 321 (27.77%) Java
4 315 (27.25%) Agile Software Development
5 240 (20.76%) Investment Banking
6 198 (17.13%) C#
7 187 (16.18%) .NET
8 183 (15.83%) Microsoft
9 168 (14.53%) Python
9 168 (14.53%) JavaScript
10 164 (14.19%) Degree
11 157 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
12 152 (13.15%) SQL Server
13 146 (12.63%) Linux
14 142 (12.28%) Windows
15 141 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
16 133 (11.51%) TDD
17 131 (11.33%) DevOps
18 129 (11.16%) Amazon AWS
19 122 (10.55%) Fintech
20 121 (10.47%) Front Office
21 115 (9.95%) Computer Science
22 107 (9.26%) Test Automation
23 106 (9.17%) Oracle
23 106 (9.17%) Analytics
24 99 (8.56%) Unix
25 97 (8.39%) Microsoft Azure
26 89 (7.70%) Git (software)
27 86 (7.44%) Big Data
28 84 (7.27%) C++

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 39 (3.37%) Apache Spark
2 24 (2.08%) Ethereum
3 20 (1.73%) MS Exchange
4 19 (1.64%) IIS
5 17 (1.47%) Tomcat
5 17 (1.47%) WebSphere
6 16 (1.38%) SAS
7 13 (1.12%) SharePoint
8 12 (1.04%) Confluence
9 10 (0.87%) WebLogic
10 7 (0.61%) CMS
10 7 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
11 6 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (0.52%) JBoss
11 6 (0.52%) Mule
11 6 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.35%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.35%) Drupal
12 4 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 46 (3.98%) Microsoft Office
2 43 (3.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (1.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.52%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.17%) InVision
6 1 (0.087%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.087%) Autodesk Flame
6 1 (0.087%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.087%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.087%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 22 (1.90%) Distributed Ledger
2 6 (0.52%) IntelliMatch
3 5 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.35%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.35%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.35%) SAP MM
4 4 (0.35%) SunGard GMI
5 3 (0.26%) Endur
5 3 (0.26%) SimCorp Dimension
5 3 (0.26%) Temenos T24
6 2 (0.17%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 2 (0.17%) CA PPM
6 2 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.17%) Front Arena
6 2 (0.17%) Misys Midas
6 2 (0.17%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.17%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 129 (11.16%) Amazon AWS
2 97 (8.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (3.72%) GitHub
4 27 (2.34%) Office 365
5 25 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
7 13 (1.12%) PaaS
8 12 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (1.04%) IaaS
9 11 (0.95%) SaaS
10 10 (0.87%) Amazon S3
11 8 (0.69%) Slack
12 7 (0.61%) Apple Pay
12 7 (0.61%) Google Pay
13 4 (0.35%) CloudFront
13 4 (0.35%) Serverless
14 3 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 3 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 68 (5.88%) Firewall
2 37 (3.20%) TCP/IP
3 35 (3.03%) WAN
4 31 (2.68%) LAN
5 29 (2.51%) Internet
6 27 (2.34%) Cisco ASA
7 22 (1.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 22 (1.90%) SNMP
8 19 (1.64%) Cisco IOS
8 19 (1.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 17 (1.47%) NX-OS
10 14 (1.21%) BGP
10 14 (1.21%) Intrusion Detection
10 14 (1.21%) VLAN
11 13 (1.12%) OSPF
11 13 (1.12%) Wireless
12 12 (1.04%) VPN
13 11 (0.95%) Structured Cabling
14 10 (0.87%) HTTP
15 9 (0.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (13.15%) SQL Server
2 86 (7.44%) Big Data
3 58 (5.02%) NoSQL
4 49 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 41 (3.55%) MySQL
6 40 (3.46%) Blockchain
7 39 (3.37%) Relational Database
8 36 (3.11%) Hadoop
8 36 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 32 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
10 30 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
11 29 (2.51%) Redis
12 19 (1.64%) Cosmos DB
13 18 (1.56%) Oracle Database
14 17 (1.47%) Data Lake
15 16 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
15 16 (1.38%) SQL Server 2014
16 15 (1.30%) Apache Hive
17 14 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
18 12 (1.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 89 (7.70%) Git (software)
2 71 (6.14%) Jenkins
3 66 (5.71%) Maven
4 35 (3.03%) Selenium
5 29 (2.51%) JUnit
6 28 (2.42%) JIRA
7 26 (2.25%) NUnit
8 25 (2.16%) TeamCity
9 24 (2.08%) Subversion
10 23 (1.99%) Visual Studio
11 17 (1.47%) Cucumber
12 15 (1.30%) Mocha
13 14 (1.21%) Octopus Deploy
14 10 (0.87%) Sonatype Nexus
15 9 (0.78%) Babel
15 9 (0.78%) Gradle
15 9 (0.78%) Jasmine
15 9 (0.78%) Mockito
15 9 (0.78%) MSTest
15 9 (0.78%) SonarQube
General
1 820 (70.93%) Finance
2 240 (20.76%) Investment Banking
3 121 (10.47%) Front Office
4 65 (5.62%) Financial Institution
5 59 (5.10%) Telecoms
6 45 (3.89%) Back Office
7 42 (3.63%) Law
8 38 (3.29%) Advertising
8 38 (3.29%) Retail Banking
9 28 (2.42%) Retail
10 27 (2.34%) Legal
11 22 (1.90%) International Banking
12 14 (1.21%) Marketing
13 12 (1.04%) Private Banking
14 11 (0.95%) Corporate Banking
15 6 (0.52%) General Ledger
16 5 (0.43%) Games
17 4 (0.35%) French Language
17 4 (0.35%) Spanish Language
18 3 (0.26%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 436 (37.72%) Developer
2 187 (16.18%) Analyst
3 129 (11.16%) Senior Developer
4 125 (10.81%) Java Developer
5 80 (6.92%) C# Developer
6 72 (6.23%) .NET Developer
7 58 (5.02%) Architect
8 57 (4.93%) SQL Developer
9 54 (4.67%) Business Analyst
10 47 (4.07%) Banking Analyst
11 46 (3.98%) Network Engineer
12 45 (3.89%) C# .NET Developer
13 44 (3.81%) Junior
13 44 (3.81%) Support Analyst
14 40 (3.46%) Consultant
14 40 (3.46%) Data Scientist
14 40 (3.46%) JavaScript Developer
15 39 (3.37%) Applications Support
16 35 (3.03%) Senior .NET Developer
17 34 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (16.18%) .NET
2 82 (7.09%) Spring
3 78 (6.75%) HTML
4 71 (6.14%) CSS
5 66 (5.71%) Node.js
6 65 (5.62%) ASP.NET
7 58 (5.02%) XML
8 57 (4.93%) REST
9 54 (4.67%) AngularJS
10 51 (4.41%) jQuery
11 49 (4.24%) Web Services
12 42 (3.63%) Kafka
13 36 (3.11%) React
14 35 (3.03%) HTML5
15 33 (2.85%) JSON
16 32 (2.77%) Redux
17 30 (2.60%) 802.1X
18 29 (2.51%) .NET Framework
19 26 (2.25%) WCF
20 24 (2.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 157 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
2 122 (10.55%) Fintech
3 115 (9.95%) Computer Science
4 73 (6.31%) Derivative
5 63 (5.45%) Fixed Income
6 54 (4.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 49 (4.24%) Greenfield Project
8 40 (3.46%) Mobile App
9 36 (3.11%) Equities
10 32 (2.77%) Management Information System
11 31 (2.68%) Hedge funds
12 27 (2.34%) User Experience
13 25 (2.16%) Data Centre
14 24 (2.08%) Bitcoin
14 24 (2.08%) Market Risk
14 24 (2.08%) SWIFT
15 23 (1.99%) Algorithms
16 21 (1.82%) Equity Derivative
17 20 (1.73%) Reinsurance
18 17 (1.47%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 146 (12.63%) Linux
2 142 (12.28%) Windows
3 99 (8.56%) Unix
4 43 (3.72%) Windows Server
5 28 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (1.90%) Windows 7
8 21 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (1.38%) Apple iOS
11 15 (1.30%) Windows 10
12 13 (1.12%) AIX
13 12 (1.04%) Android
13 12 (1.04%) CentOS
13 12 (1.04%) HPUX
13 12 (1.04%) Solaris
14 8 (0.69%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.43%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.26%) VMS
17 2 (0.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (27.25%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
3 133 (11.51%) TDD
4 131 (11.33%) DevOps
5 107 (9.26%) Test Automation
6 106 (9.17%) Analytics
7 80 (6.92%) Scrum
8 74 (6.40%) Microservices
9 70 (6.06%) ITIL
9 70 (6.06%) OO
9 70 (6.06%) Project Management
9 70 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
10 65 (5.62%) Asset Management
11 64 (5.54%) Mathematics
12 63 (5.45%) Software Engineering
12 63 (5.45%) Web Development
13 62 (5.36%) Machine Learning
14 60 (5.19%) Information Security
15 59 (5.10%) Data Science
15 59 (5.10%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 380 (32.87%) SQL
2 321 (27.77%) Java
3 198 (17.13%) C#
4 168 (14.53%) JavaScript
4 168 (14.53%) Python
5 84 (7.27%) C++
6 67 (5.80%) Scala
7 53 (4.58%) Java 8
8 51 (4.41%) VBA
9 44 (3.81%) R
9 44 (3.81%) T-SQL
10 41 (3.55%) ES6
11 38 (3.29%) PowerShell
11 38 (3.29%) Shell Script
12 37 (3.20%) Bash Shell
13 35 (3.03%) PL/SQL
14 24 (2.08%) Ruby
14 24 (2.08%) Solidity
15 20 (1.73%) C
15 20 (1.73%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 164 (14.19%) Degree
2 60 (5.19%) CISSP
3 59 (5.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 43 (3.72%) Cisco Certification
5 41 (3.55%) CCNP
6 32 (2.77%) CCIE
7 31 (2.68%) CISM
8 28 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 23 (1.99%) MCSE
10 17 (1.47%) CCSA
11 15 (1.30%) CISA
12 14 (1.21%) CRISC
13 11 (0.95%) CCSE
14 9 (0.78%) MBA
15 7 (0.61%) CCNA
15 7 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
16 6 (0.52%) CCDA
16 6 (0.52%) CCDP
16 6 (0.52%) CEH
16 6 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (4.58%) QA
2 19 (1.64%) GDPR
3 18 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (1.38%) MiFID
4 16 (1.38%) SLA
5 15 (1.30%) Data Quality
6 10 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 8 (0.69%) PMO
8 7 (0.61%) ISO 20022
8 7 (0.61%) SEPA
9 6 (0.52%) COBIT
10 5 (0.43%) EMIR
10 5 (0.43%) TARGET2
11 3 (0.26%) PCI DSS
11 3 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.26%) SSAE 16
12 2 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
12 2 (0.17%) ISO 8583
13 1 (0.087%) AIFMD
13 1 (0.087%) Solvency II
System Software
1 58 (5.02%) Active Directory
2 50 (4.33%) Docker
3 26 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (1.12%) HDFS
6 11 (0.95%) vSphere
7 8 (0.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 7 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.35%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.35%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.17%) Hyper-V
12 2 (0.17%) LXC
12 2 (0.17%) XenApp
13 1 (0.087%) GlusterFS
13 1 (0.087%) StorNext
13 1 (0.087%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.087%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 1 (0.087%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 44 (3.81%) Kubernetes
2 22 (1.90%) Ansible
3 21 (1.82%) Puppet
4 16 (1.38%) Control-M
5 13 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (0.78%) Docker Swarm
7 8 (0.69%) Terraform
8 6 (0.52%) Grafana
8 6 (0.52%) Oozie
8 6 (0.52%) Rancher
8 6 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
8 6 (0.52%) TrustSec
9 5 (0.43%) SCCM
10 3 (0.26%) HP ALM
10 3 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
10 3 (0.26%) Nagios
10 3 (0.26%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.17%) CFEngine
11 2 (0.17%) FortiGate
11 2 (0.17%) Packer
Vendors
1 183 (15.83%) Microsoft
2 106 (9.17%) Oracle
3 54 (4.67%) Cisco
4 38 (3.29%) CheckPoint
5 36 (3.11%) F5
6 35 (3.03%) VMware
7 31 (2.68%) Palo Alto
8 24 (2.08%) IBM
9 23 (1.99%) Citrix
9 23 (1.99%) Splunk
10 21 (1.82%) Google
10 21 (1.82%) Red Hat
11 15 (1.30%) Calypso
12 14 (1.21%) Tableau
13 13 (1.12%) Bloomberg
13 13 (1.12%) Sun
14 12 (1.04%) Sybase
15 11 (0.95%) Cognos
15 11 (0.95%) FIS
15 11 (0.95%) ServiceNow