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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Investment Banking over the 6 months to 25 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Investment Banking
London > Central London
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 187 169 164
Rank change year-on-year -18 -5 +107
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 116 98 129
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 1.33% 1.53% 1.67%
As % of the General category 2.11% 2.52% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 94 79 113
10th Percentile £56,250 £66,000 £62,500
25th Percentile £60,625 £75,000 £68,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% +21.43%
75th Percentile £110,000 £121,250 £106,250
90th Percentile £126,250 £125,000 £107,500
London median annual salary £87,500 £85,000 £87,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +20.69%

Investment 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 5,489 3,887 4,661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 62.92% 60.66% 60.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4,174 3,432 4,100
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,963
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £93,750 £88,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £100,000
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +3.70% +3.85%

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking in Central London

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for Investment Banking in Central London

Investment Banking
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Investment Banking in Central London over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Investment Banking in Central London

Investment 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 Investment Banking within the Central London region over the 6 months to 25 June 2022. 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
Jobs
City of London -30 116 £92,500 +2.78% 17
Investment Banking
London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, IT jobs citing Investment 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 Investment Banking.

1 116 (100.00%) Banking
2 71 (61.21%) Finance
3 39 (33.62%) Java
4 34 (29.31%) Front Office
4 34 (29.31%) Agile
5 32 (27.59%) Python
5 32 (27.59%) Social Skills
6 28 (24.14%) SQL
7 26 (22.41%) Fixed Income
8 25 (21.55%) Asset Management
9 22 (18.97%) Degree
9 22 (18.97%) SQL Server
10 18 (15.52%) Financial Institution
11 17 (14.66%) Incident Management
11 17 (14.66%) Derivative
12 16 (13.79%) Migration
12 16 (13.79%) Legal
12 16 (13.79%) Presentation Skills
13 15 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (12.93%) Data Protection
14 14 (12.07%) Microsoft
14 14 (12.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 14 (12.07%) Hedge funds
14 14 (12.07%) Problem-Solving
15 13 (11.21%) Oracle
15 13 (11.21%) Bloomberg
15 13 (11.21%) Service Delivery
15 13 (11.21%) Git (software)
16 12 (10.34%) Azure
16 12 (10.34%) Risk Management

Investment 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 8 (6.90%) IBM Notes
2 6 (5.17%) Confluence
3 2 (1.72%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.86%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (8.62%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (7.76%) Fidessa
2 2 (1.72%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.72%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 1 (0.86%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.34%) Azure
2 9 (7.76%) AWS
3 4 (3.45%) Power Platform
4 3 (2.59%) GCP
5 2 (1.72%) Azure Stack
5 2 (1.72%) NuGet
6 1 (0.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.86%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.86%) CloudBees
6 1 (0.86%) npm
6 1 (0.86%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.86%) Serverless
6 1 (0.86%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.62%) NAS
2 8 (6.90%) VoIP
3 2 (1.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.03%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.45%) Power BI
5 3 (2.59%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.59%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.59%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.59%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.72%) KDB
6 2 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.72%) Power Query
6 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.86%) Flink
7 1 (0.86%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.86%) HBase
7 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.86%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.86%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 13 (11.21%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.48%) JIRA
3 7 (6.03%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (2.59%) GitLab
6 2 (1.72%) Selenium
7 1 (0.86%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.86%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.86%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.86%) Cypress.io
7 1 (0.86%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.86%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.86%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.86%) Protractor
7 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.86%) webpack
General
1 116 (100.00%) Banking
2 71 (61.21%) Finance
3 34 (29.31%) Front Office
4 32 (27.59%) Social Skills
5 18 (15.52%) Financial Institution
6 16 (13.79%) Legal
6 16 (13.79%) Presentation Skills
7 15 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (7.76%) Advertising
8 9 (7.76%) Retail
9 8 (6.90%) Telecoms
10 5 (4.31%) Back Office
10 5 (4.31%) Corporate Banking
10 5 (4.31%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 5 (4.31%) Organisational Skills
11 4 (3.45%) Marketing
12 3 (2.59%) Japanese Language
13 2 (1.72%) French Language
13 2 (1.72%) International Banking
13 2 (1.72%) Law
Job Titles
1 39 (33.62%) Developer
2 18 (15.52%) Java Developer
3 17 (14.66%) Analyst
4 14 (12.07%) Front Office Developer
5 12 (10.34%) Desktop Support
5 12 (10.34%) Investment Banking Java Developer
6 10 (8.62%) Business Analyst
7 8 (6.90%) Support Engineer
8 7 (6.03%) Desktop Engineer
8 7 (6.03%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 7 (6.03%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.31%) Applications Developer
9 5 (4.31%) Change Manager
9 5 (4.31%) Database Developer
9 5 (4.31%) Incident and Problem Manager
9 5 (4.31%) Incident Manager
9 5 (4.31%) Lead Developer
9 5 (4.31%) Problem Manager
9 5 (4.31%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.31%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.17%) .NET
1 6 (5.17%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (4.31%) Spring
2 5 (4.31%) Spring Boot
3 4 (3.45%) Kafka
3 4 (3.45%) REST
4 2 (1.72%) CSS
4 2 (1.72%) GraphQL
4 2 (1.72%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (1.72%) XML
5 1 (0.86%) Angular 2
5 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.86%) CSS3
5 1 (0.86%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.86%) J2EE
5 1 (0.86%) Jest
5 1 (0.86%) JMS
5 1 (0.86%) Middleware
5 1 (0.86%) NestJS
5 1 (0.86%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.41%) Fixed Income
2 17 (14.66%) Derivative
3 14 (12.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 14 (12.07%) Hedge funds
4 12 (10.34%) Data Centre
5 9 (7.76%) Equities
6 8 (6.90%) Blackberry
7 7 (6.03%) Public Cloud
8 5 (4.31%) Blockchain
9 4 (3.45%) Management Information System
10 3 (2.59%) Credit Risk
10 3 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (1.72%) Fat Client
11 2 (1.72%) Market Risk
11 2 (1.72%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.86%) Cloud Native
12 1 (0.86%) Equity Derivative
12 1 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.86%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.48%) Windows
2 9 (7.76%) Linux
3 8 (6.90%) Mac OS
3 8 (6.90%) Unix
3 8 (6.90%) Windows 10
3 8 (6.90%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.31%) Agile
2 25 (21.55%) Asset Management
3 17 (14.66%) Incident Management
4 16 (13.79%) Migration
5 15 (12.93%) Data Protection
6 14 (12.07%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (11.21%) Service Delivery
8 12 (10.34%) Risk Management
9 11 (9.48%) Change Management
9 11 (9.48%) DevOps
9 11 (9.48%) ITIL
9 11 (9.48%) Software Engineering
10 10 (8.62%) CI/CD
10 10 (8.62%) Decision-Making
10 10 (8.62%) TDD
10 10 (8.62%) Test Automation
11 9 (7.76%) Low Latency
11 9 (7.76%) Workflow
12 8 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (6.90%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (33.62%) Java
2 32 (27.59%) Python
3 28 (24.14%) SQL
4 11 (9.48%) C#
5 7 (6.03%) Bash
5 7 (6.03%) C++
6 6 (5.17%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.59%) Perl
8 2 (1.72%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.72%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.72%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.72%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.72%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.72%) VBA
9 1 (0.86%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.86%) R
9 1 (0.86%) Scala
9 1 (0.86%) VB
9 1 (0.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (18.97%) Degree
2 3 (2.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.72%) Master's Degree
3 2 (1.72%) PhD
3 2 (1.72%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (0.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.34%) GDPR
2 7 (6.03%) SLA
3 2 (1.72%) MiFID
3 2 (1.72%) PMO
4 1 (0.86%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.86%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.86%) EMIR
System Software
1 8 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.03%) Docker
3 3 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (7.76%) Ansible
2 7 (6.03%) Kubernetes
2 7 (6.03%) Terraform
3 2 (1.72%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.72%) vMotion
3 2 (1.72%) vRealize
4 1 (0.86%) Control-M
4 1 (0.86%) Grafana
4 1 (0.86%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.86%) Packer
4 1 (0.86%) Perfmon
4 1 (0.86%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.86%) Puppet
4 1 (0.86%) Rancher
4 1 (0.86%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 14 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.21%) Bloomberg
2 13 (11.21%) Oracle
3 10 (8.62%) Cisco
3 10 (8.62%) HP
4 8 (6.90%) Lotus
5 5 (4.31%) Reuters
6 4 (3.45%) Charles River
6 4 (3.45%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.59%) Sybase
7 3 (2.59%) VMware
8 2 (1.72%) BMC
8 2 (1.72%) Citrix
8 2 (1.72%) Murex
8 2 (1.72%) Sparx
8 2 (1.72%) Splunk
8 2 (1.72%) Veritas
9 1 (0.86%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.86%) FIS
9 1 (0.86%) Hortonworks