Period
to 20 June 2018

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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Investment Banking
London > Central London
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 113 116
Rank change year-on-year -67 +3 -44
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 241 351 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.69% 2.83% 2.70%
As % of the General category 3.07% 5.31% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 214 316 422
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £62,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.00% -7.41% +3.85%
10th Percentile £47,375 £36,750 £41,350
90th Percentile £108,375 £106,250 £97,500
London median annual salary £70,000 £69,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +0.72% +2.96% +2.27%

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 7,860 6,612 9,881
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 55.00% 53.27% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6,880 5,922 8,849
Central London median annual salary £60,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.83% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking in Central London

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking in Central London.

Salary trend for Investment Banking in Central London

Investment Banking
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Investment Banking in Central London over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

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 20 June 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 -64 224 £77,500 +24.00% 25
Investment Banking
London

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, 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.

1 241 (100.00%) Banking
2 150 (62.24%) Finance
3 108 (44.81%) Java
4 77 (31.95%) Agile Software Development
5 73 (30.29%) Front Office
5 73 (30.29%) SQL
6 55 (22.82%) C#
7 50 (20.75%) Degree
7 50 (20.75%) Computer Science
8 45 (18.67%) SQL Server
9 44 (18.26%) Problem-Solving
10 42 (17.43%) .NET
11 41 (17.01%) TDD
12 36 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
13 35 (14.52%) Linux
14 32 (13.28%) DevOps
15 30 (12.45%) Greenfield Project
16 29 (12.03%) Computer Science Degree
16 29 (12.03%) Windows
16 29 (12.03%) Oracle
17 28 (11.62%) Python
18 27 (11.20%) Spring
19 26 (10.79%) Maven
19 26 (10.79%) Multithreading
19 26 (10.79%) AngularJS
19 26 (10.79%) C++
19 26 (10.79%) Risk Management
19 26 (10.79%) Fixed Income
20 25 (10.37%) JavaScript
21 24 (9.96%) Microsoft

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 9 (3.73%) Apache Spark
2 4 (1.66%) CMS
2 4 (1.66%) IIS
2 4 (1.66%) MQSeries
3 3 (1.24%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.24%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.83%) DataSynapse
4 2 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.83%) GlassFish
4 2 (0.83%) JBoss
4 2 (0.83%) JCAPS
4 2 (0.83%) NServiceBus
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.83%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.41%) Confluence
5 1 (0.41%) Jetty
5 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 7 (2.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.49%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.24%) Endur
2 2 (0.83%) Eikon
2 2 (0.83%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.83%) RMDS
3 1 (0.41%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.41%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.96%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (0.83%) Datadog
3 2 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.83%) Office 365
3 2 (0.83%) Stackdriver
4 1 (0.41%) npm
4 1 (0.41%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.73%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.07%) Firewall
3 3 (1.24%) HTTP
3 3 (1.24%) LAN
3 3 (1.24%) Multicast
3 3 (1.24%) VoIP
3 3 (1.24%) VPN
4 2 (0.83%) BGP
4 2 (0.83%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (0.83%) DMZ
4 2 (0.83%) DNS
4 2 (0.83%) EIGRP
4 2 (0.83%) FIX Connectivity
4 2 (0.83%) FTP
4 2 (0.83%) NetScaler
4 2 (0.83%) Network Security
4 2 (0.83%) OSPF
4 2 (0.83%) VLAN
4 2 (0.83%) WAN
4 2 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (18.67%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.22%) Big Data
3 8 (3.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (2.90%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.49%) DB2
5 6 (2.49%) Hadoop
5 6 (2.49%) MS Access
5 6 (2.49%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.07%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.07%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.24%) Blockchain
8 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.83%) Cosmos DB
9 2 (0.83%) Flink
9 2 (0.83%) Hazelcast
9 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 26 (10.79%) Maven
2 17 (7.05%) Jenkins
3 11 (4.56%) Git (software)
4 8 (3.32%) Subversion
5 6 (2.49%) Eclipse
5 6 (2.49%) JIRA
5 6 (2.49%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.66%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.24%) Jasmine
7 3 (1.24%) JUnit
7 3 (1.24%) NUnit
8 2 (0.83%) Ant
8 2 (0.83%) JSUnit
8 2 (0.83%) Mocha
8 2 (0.83%) Moq
8 2 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.83%) QUnit
8 2 (0.83%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (0.83%) Sinon.JS
General
1 241 (100.00%) Banking
2 150 (62.24%) Finance
3 73 (30.29%) Front Office
4 15 (6.22%) Advertising
5 6 (2.49%) Legal
6 4 (1.66%) Back Office
7 3 (1.24%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.24%) Retail
8 2 (0.83%) Marketing
8 2 (0.83%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Law
9 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 129 (53.53%) Developer
2 61 (25.31%) Java Developer
3 38 (15.77%) Analyst
4 32 (13.28%) C# Developer
5 17 (7.05%) .NET Developer
5 17 (7.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (7.05%) Investment Banking Java Developer
6 15 (6.22%) Senior Developer
6 15 (6.22%) Support Analyst
7 14 (5.81%) Junior
8 13 (5.39%) Applications Support
9 12 (4.98%) Applications Support Analyst
9 12 (4.98%) Junior Developer
9 12 (4.98%) Junior Java Developer
9 12 (4.98%) Python Developer
10 10 (4.15%) Business Analyst
10 10 (4.15%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
11 8 (3.32%) Consultant
11 8 (3.32%) Front Office Developer
11 8 (3.32%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (17.43%) .NET
2 27 (11.20%) Spring
3 26 (10.79%) AngularJS
4 17 (7.05%) Middleware
5 14 (5.81%) Hibernate
5 14 (5.81%) HTML
6 13 (5.39%) .NET Framework
6 13 (5.39%) WPF
7 12 (4.98%) HTML5
7 12 (4.98%) REST
7 12 (4.98%) XML
8 10 (4.15%) FIX Protocol
8 10 (4.15%) Kafka
9 9 (3.73%) CSS
10 8 (3.32%) SOAP
11 6 (2.49%) J2EE
11 6 (2.49%) jQuery
11 6 (2.49%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (2.49%) React
11 6 (2.49%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 50 (20.75%) Computer Science
2 36 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (12.45%) Greenfield Project
4 26 (10.79%) Fixed Income
5 22 (9.13%) Equities
5 22 (9.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 21 (8.71%) Fintech
7 20 (8.30%) Derivative
8 13 (5.39%) Data Structures
9 10 (4.15%) Hedge funds
10 8 (3.32%) Equity Derivative
10 8 (3.32%) User Experience
11 6 (2.49%) Algorithms
11 6 (2.49%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (1.66%) Clustering
12 4 (1.66%) Credit Risk
12 4 (1.66%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.66%) Enterprise Cloud
12 4 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (1.24%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 35 (14.52%) Linux
2 29 (12.03%) Windows
3 21 (8.71%) Unix
4 10 (4.15%) Windows Server
5 8 (3.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.66%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.24%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.83%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (31.95%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (18.26%) Problem-Solving
3 41 (17.01%) TDD
4 32 (13.28%) DevOps
5 26 (10.79%) Multithreading
5 26 (10.79%) Risk Management
6 22 (9.13%) SDLC
7 21 (8.71%) Mathematics
8 20 (8.30%) OO
9 19 (7.88%) ITIL
10 18 (7.47%) BDD
10 18 (7.47%) Project Management
11 17 (7.05%) Scrum
12 16 (6.64%) Asset Management
12 16 (6.64%) E-Commerce
12 16 (6.64%) Investment Management
12 16 (6.64%) Software Engineering
13 15 (6.22%) Business Analysis
13 15 (6.22%) Electronic Trading
13 15 (6.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 108 (44.81%) Java
2 73 (30.29%) SQL
3 55 (22.82%) C#
4 28 (11.62%) Python
5 26 (10.79%) C++
6 25 (10.37%) JavaScript
7 20 (8.30%) Java 8
8 18 (7.47%) Scala
9 14 (5.81%) Shell Script
10 11 (4.56%) Kotlin
11 10 (4.15%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.90%) Perl
13 6 (2.49%) Korn
13 6 (2.49%) PHP
13 6 (2.49%) PowerShell
14 5 (2.07%) PL/SQL
14 5 (2.07%) VBA
15 4 (1.66%) VB
16 3 (1.24%) C
16 3 (1.24%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (20.75%) Degree
2 29 (12.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (4.56%) CISSP
4 9 (3.73%) CISM
5 6 (2.49%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (2.07%) CRISC
7 4 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.83%) CCNP
8 2 (0.83%) CCSE
8 2 (0.83%) CCSP
8 2 (0.83%) CEH
8 2 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.83%) CISMP
8 2 (0.83%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (0.83%) GIAC
8 2 (0.83%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.83%) PMP
9 1 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.41%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.49%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.49%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 5 (2.07%) MiFID
4 4 (1.66%) COBIT
4 4 (1.66%) QA
5 2 (0.83%) GCP
5 2 (0.83%) GDPR
5 2 (0.83%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.83%) PMO
6 1 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.41%) EMIR
6 1 (0.41%) SLA
6 1 (0.41%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (4.56%) Docker
2 8 (3.32%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.07%) vSphere
4 4 (1.66%) VirtualBox
4 4 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (4.98%) Ansible
2 8 (3.32%) Puppet
3 7 (2.90%) Control-M
3 7 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.07%) SCCM
5 4 (1.66%) ITRS Geneos
5 4 (1.66%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.83%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (0.83%) Cacti
6 2 (0.83%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.83%) logstash
6 2 (0.83%) Terraform
7 1 (0.41%) Grafana
7 1 (0.41%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.41%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.41%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 29 (12.03%) Oracle
2 24 (9.96%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.39%) Bloomberg
4 10 (4.15%) Sybase
5 8 (3.32%) IBM
6 7 (2.90%) Charles River
6 7 (2.90%) Fidessa
6 7 (2.90%) HP
7 6 (2.49%) Citrix
7 6 (2.49%) ION Trading
7 6 (2.49%) VMware
8 5 (2.07%) ServiceNow
8 5 (2.07%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.66%) Sun
9 4 (1.66%) Tableau
10 3 (1.24%) Cisco
10 3 (1.24%) FactSet
10 3 (1.24%) Google
10 3 (1.24%) OpenLink
11 2 (0.83%) New Relic