Period
to 20 March 2019

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 20 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
London > Central London
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 19 16
Rank change year-on-year -7 -3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Banking 1,014 1,398 1,447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 7.75% 9.25% 11.61%
As % of the General category 15.84% 16.53% 21.39%
Number of salaries quoted 913 1,216 1,321
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £112,500 £102,500
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -

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 6,402 8,457 6,764
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 48.92% 55.97% 54.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5,654 7,323 6,139
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,150 £36,250 £33,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £95,000
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 20 March 2019.

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 20 March 2019. 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 -9 910 £70,000 -3.45% 173
West End of London +14 10 £77,500 +10.71%
City of Westminster +5 9 £45,000 -30.77%
Southwark -1 8 - -
Banking
London

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, 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.

1 687 (67.75%) Finance
2 311 (30.67%) SQL
3 298 (29.39%) Java
4 292 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
5 219 (21.60%) C#
6 182 (17.95%) .NET
7 177 (17.46%) SQL Server
8 176 (17.36%) Investment Banking
9 173 (17.06%) Degree
10 171 (16.86%) Microsoft
11 155 (15.29%) Python
12 140 (13.81%) JavaScript
13 134 (13.21%) Fintech
14 128 (12.62%) TDD
15 124 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
16 119 (11.74%) Oracle
17 114 (11.24%) Computer Science
18 112 (11.05%) Problem-Solving
19 97 (9.57%) Windows
20 92 (9.07%) Linux
21 87 (8.58%) AngularJS
22 86 (8.48%) C++
23 84 (8.28%) ASP.NET
24 83 (8.19%) Front Office
25 80 (7.89%) Microservices
26 75 (7.40%) Spring
26 75 (7.40%) HTML
26 75 (7.40%) Amazon AWS
27 74 (7.30%) Microsoft Azure
28 71 (7.00%) Java 8

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 26 (2.56%) WebSphere
2 20 (1.97%) Apache Spark
3 15 (1.48%) CMS
4 13 (1.28%) SAS
5 11 (1.08%) MS Exchange
5 11 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 9 (0.89%) SharePoint
7 8 (0.79%) IBM Notes
7 8 (0.79%) IIS
8 7 (0.69%) Apache
8 7 (0.69%) JBoss
9 6 (0.59%) Skype for Business
10 5 (0.49%) Confluence
10 5 (0.49%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.39%) Mule
11 4 (0.39%) NServiceBus
11 4 (0.39%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 58 (5.72%) Microsoft Office
2 48 (4.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (1.08%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.099%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.099%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.099%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.099%) InVision
5 1 (0.099%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.099%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.99%) Distributed Ledger
2 10 (0.99%) Misys Midas
3 9 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (0.89%) Oracle General Ledger
3 9 (0.89%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (0.69%) IntelliMatch
4 7 (0.69%) Temenos T24
5 4 (0.39%) thinkFolio
6 3 (0.30%) Magento
6 3 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.20%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 2 (0.20%) Front Arena
7 2 (0.20%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.099%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.099%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 75 (7.40%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (7.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (2.56%) GitHub
4 25 (2.47%) Google Cloud Platform
5 23 (2.27%) Office 365
6 14 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (1.38%) PaaS
7 13 (1.28%) IaaS
7 13 (1.28%) Serverless
8 9 (0.89%) Azure Functions
9 7 (0.69%) SaaS
10 6 (0.59%) Adobe Analytics
11 4 (0.39%) Mimecast
11 4 (0.39%) Slack
12 3 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.30%) Azure Machine Learning
12 3 (0.30%) IBM Cloud
12 3 (0.30%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.20%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.07%) Firewall
2 18 (1.78%) TCP/IP
2 18 (1.78%) WAN
3 17 (1.68%) LAN
4 13 (1.28%) Internet
5 10 (0.99%) DNS
6 9 (0.89%) SAN
6 9 (0.89%) VPN
7 8 (0.79%) Network Security
8 7 (0.69%) IP Telephony
9 6 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (0.59%) DHCP
9 6 (0.59%) MPLS
9 6 (0.59%) Skype
9 6 (0.59%) SNMP
10 5 (0.49%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 5 (0.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (0.49%) NetScaler
10 5 (0.49%) VLAN
11 4 (0.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (17.46%) SQL Server
2 45 (4.44%) Big Data
3 35 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (3.16%) Relational Database
5 31 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (2.96%) Hadoop
7 28 (2.76%) NoSQL
7 28 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (2.07%) MySQL
9 16 (1.58%) Cosmos DB
10 14 (1.38%) Redis
11 13 (1.28%) Flink
11 13 (1.28%) RDBMS
12 12 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (1.08%) Blockchain
14 10 (0.99%) Apache Hive
14 10 (0.99%) Oracle Database
15 9 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
16 8 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
16 8 (0.79%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 57 (5.62%) Jenkins
2 53 (5.23%) JIRA
3 40 (3.94%) Git (software)
4 34 (3.35%) Maven
5 31 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 23 (2.27%) Visual Studio
7 21 (2.07%) JUnit
8 14 (1.38%) Bitbucket
8 14 (1.38%) HP UFT
9 13 (1.28%) Selenium
10 9 (0.89%) TeamCity
11 8 (0.79%) Cucumber
11 8 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (0.69%) NUnit
12 7 (0.69%) Subversion
13 6 (0.59%) Ant
13 6 (0.59%) Babel
13 6 (0.59%) MSTest
13 6 (0.59%) Vagrant
13 6 (0.59%) webpack
General
1 687 (67.75%) Finance
2 176 (17.36%) Investment Banking
3 83 (8.19%) Front Office
4 54 (5.33%) Financial Institution
5 47 (4.64%) Back Office
6 36 (3.55%) Retail Banking
7 26 (2.56%) Advertising
8 25 (2.47%) Retail
9 20 (1.97%) Telecoms
10 19 (1.87%) General Ledger
11 15 (1.48%) Law
11 15 (1.48%) Legal
12 14 (1.38%) Marketing
13 11 (1.08%) International Banking
14 9 (0.89%) German Language
15 8 (0.79%) French Language
16 6 (0.59%) Billing
16 6 (0.59%) Private Banking
17 5 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
18 4 (0.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 373 (36.79%) Developer
2 207 (20.41%) Analyst
3 128 (12.62%) Java Developer
4 91 (8.97%) .NET Developer
5 83 (8.19%) Senior Developer
6 82 (8.09%) C# Developer
7 73 (7.20%) Support Analyst
8 65 (6.41%) Business Analyst
9 64 (6.31%) Applications Support
10 58 (5.72%) C# .NET Developer
11 51 (5.03%) SQL Developer
12 48 (4.73%) Applications Support Analyst
13 42 (4.14%) Senior Analyst
14 40 (3.94%) Consultant
15 39 (3.85%) Architect
16 37 (3.65%) Project Manager
17 35 (3.45%) Banking Analyst
18 31 (3.06%) Graduate
19 29 (2.86%) Data Scientist
19 29 (2.86%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (17.95%) .NET
2 87 (8.58%) AngularJS
3 84 (8.28%) ASP.NET
4 75 (7.40%) HTML
4 75 (7.40%) Spring
5 60 (5.92%) REST
6 59 (5.82%) React
7 54 (5.33%) Web Services
8 51 (5.03%) jQuery
9 42 (4.14%) CSS
10 40 (3.94%) .NET Framework
11 38 (3.75%) RESTful
12 33 (3.25%) Middleware
13 32 (3.16%) Redux
14 31 (3.06%) J2EE
15 26 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
15 26 (2.56%) WCF
16 25 (2.47%) HTML5
16 25 (2.47%) Kafka
17 24 (2.37%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 134 (13.21%) Fintech
2 124 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (4.34%) Greenfield Project
4 43 (4.24%) Fixed Income
5 39 (3.85%) User Experience
6 37 (3.65%) Mobile App
7 35 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 34 (3.35%) Derivative
9 25 (2.47%) Equities
10 24 (2.37%) SWIFT
11 21 (2.07%) Market Risk
12 20 (1.97%) Self-Motivation
13 19 (1.87%) Algorithms
14 18 (1.78%) Management Information System
15 17 (1.68%) Data Centre
15 17 (1.68%) Equity Derivative
16 15 (1.48%) Hedge funds
17 13 (1.28%) Data Structures
18 11 (1.08%) Grid Computing
18 11 (1.08%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 97 (9.57%) Windows
2 92 (9.07%) Linux
3 57 (5.62%) Unix
4 29 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (2.56%) Windows Server
6 24 (2.37%) Windows 7
7 21 (2.07%) Windows 10
8 14 (1.38%) Android
9 9 (0.89%) Solaris
10 8 (0.79%) Apple iOS
11 6 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.39%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.30%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.20%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.099%) CoreOS
15 1 (0.099%) VMS
15 1 (0.099%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.099%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (12.62%) TDD
3 114 (11.24%) Computer Science
4 112 (11.05%) Problem-Solving
5 80 (7.89%) Microservices
6 69 (6.80%) Analytics
7 66 (6.51%) MVC
7 66 (6.51%) Project Management
8 60 (5.92%) Machine Learning
9 57 (5.62%) Mathematics
9 57 (5.62%) Scrum
9 57 (5.62%) Test Automation
10 56 (5.52%) ITIL
11 53 (5.23%) Multithreading
11 53 (5.23%) Risk Management
11 53 (5.23%) Stakeholder Management
12 52 (5.13%) DevOps
12 52 (5.13%) SDLC
12 52 (5.13%) Web Development
13 50 (4.93%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 311 (30.67%) SQL
2 298 (29.39%) Java
3 219 (21.60%) C#
4 155 (15.29%) Python
5 140 (13.81%) JavaScript
6 86 (8.48%) C++
7 71 (7.00%) Java 8
8 48 (4.73%) C
9 36 (3.55%) Haskell
9 36 (3.55%) Scala
10 34 (3.35%) R
11 32 (3.16%) PL/SQL
12 27 (2.66%) PowerShell
12 27 (2.66%) Shell Script
12 27 (2.66%) T-SQL
13 21 (2.07%) Bash Shell
13 21 (2.07%) VBA
14 19 (1.87%) Perl
15 18 (1.78%) Groovy
16 15 (1.48%) ES6
Qualifications
1 173 (17.06%) Degree
2 39 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (2.66%) CISSP
4 18 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (1.68%) MCSE
6 13 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (0.99%) CCNP
7 10 (0.99%) CISA
7 10 (0.99%) Master's Degree
7 10 (0.99%) PMI Certification
8 9 (0.89%) CISM
8 9 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (0.89%) Security Cleared
9 8 (0.79%) MBA
9 8 (0.79%) SC Cleared
10 6 (0.59%) CCNA
11 5 (0.49%) CCIE
11 5 (0.49%) CRISC
11 5 (0.49%) MCSA
11 5 (0.49%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (4.34%) QA
2 17 (1.68%) ISO 20022
3 16 (1.58%) COBIT
4 14 (1.38%) SEPA
5 12 (1.18%) Data Quality
5 12 (1.18%) SLA
6 10 (0.99%) ISO 8583
6 10 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.69%) TARGET2
8 6 (0.59%) PMO
9 5 (0.49%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.20%) FATCA
10 2 (0.20%) IFRS
10 2 (0.20%) ISO 22301
10 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (0.20%) MiFID
10 2 (0.20%) SSAE 16
11 1 (0.099%) GDPR
11 1 (0.099%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 44 (4.34%) Active Directory
2 38 (3.75%) Docker
3 16 (1.58%) HDFS
4 15 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (1.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 8 (0.79%) XenApp
7 7 (0.69%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.39%) Hyper-V
10 3 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.30%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.20%) NFS
11 2 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.099%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.099%) Gluster
12 1 (0.099%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.099%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (2.47%) Kubernetes
2 23 (2.27%) Puppet
3 20 (1.97%) Ansible
4 18 (1.78%) Terraform
5 12 (1.18%) SCCM
6 10 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (0.59%) NetBackup
7 6 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (0.59%) SCOM
7 6 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (0.49%) Nagios
9 4 (0.39%) EdgeSight
10 3 (0.30%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.30%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.30%) Packer
11 2 (0.20%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.20%) SnapMirror
11 2 (0.20%) SnapVault
11 2 (0.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 171 (16.86%) Microsoft
2 119 (11.74%) Oracle
3 28 (2.76%) Sybase
4 26 (2.56%) IBM
5 25 (2.47%) Red Hat
5 25 (2.47%) VMware
6 22 (2.17%) Splunk
7 19 (1.87%) Cisco
8 18 (1.78%) Google
9 17 (1.68%) FIS
10 15 (1.48%) Tableau
10 15 (1.48%) Terracotta
11 14 (1.38%) Citrix
12 11 (1.08%) TIBCO
13 10 (0.99%) Calypso
13 10 (0.99%) CheckPoint
13 10 (0.99%) ServiceNow
13 10 (0.99%) Talend
14 9 (0.89%) Adobe
14 9 (0.89%) Cognos