Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Investment Banking
London > Central London
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 112 64
Rank change year-on-year -16 -48 -11
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 350 353 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 2.43% 2.72% 4.45%
As % of the General category 4.38% 4.79% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 320 331 691
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £105,000 £107,500
London median annual salary £72,500 £69,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +5.07% +2.22% -

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 7,985 7,363 10,063
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 55.36% 56.66% 59.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6,995 6,706 8,854
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,375 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +8 327 £75,000 +7.14% 54
Southwark - 16 £43,750 -
West End of London - 1 £28,500 - 3
Investment Banking
London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing Investment Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 350 (100.00%) Banking
2 274 (78.29%) Finance
3 172 (49.14%) Java
4 137 (39.14%) Agile Software Development
5 90 (25.71%) C#
6 79 (22.57%) SQL
7 64 (18.29%) Front Office
8 58 (16.57%) TDD
9 57 (16.29%) Equities
10 55 (15.71%) Oracle
11 54 (15.43%) Python
11 54 (15.43%) Degree
12 53 (15.14%) SQL Server
13 51 (14.57%) .NET
14 48 (13.71%) Microsoft
15 47 (13.43%) OO
16 45 (12.86%) Computer Science
17 43 (12.29%) AngularJS
18 40 (11.43%) JavaScript
19 39 (11.14%) Greenfield Project
20 37 (10.57%) Fintech
20 37 (10.57%) C++
20 37 (10.57%) MVC
21 36 (10.29%) Multithreading
22 34 (9.71%) Risk Management
22 34 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
23 33 (9.43%) Project Management
24 32 (9.14%) Windows
24 32 (9.14%) Low Latency
25 31 (8.86%) ASP.NET

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 17 (4.86%) Jetty
2 11 (3.14%) Apache Spark
3 10 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.29%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.43%) IIS
6 5 (1.43%) MQSeries
6 5 (1.43%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (0.86%) CMS
8 2 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.57%) Confluence
8 2 (0.57%) DataSynapse
8 2 (0.57%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.57%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.57%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.57%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.29%) GemFire
Applications
1 15 (4.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (1.71%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.86%) Actimize
2 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.29%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.29%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.71%) Office 365
2 6 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.14%) PaaS
4 3 (0.86%) IaaS
5 2 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.57%) npm
5 2 (0.57%) SaaS
6 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.43%) Wireless
2 6 (1.71%) Unified Communications
3 3 (0.86%) FIX Connectivity
3 3 (0.86%) Internet
3 3 (0.86%) Telepresence
3 3 (0.86%) VPN
4 2 (0.57%) Broadband
4 2 (0.57%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (0.57%) Skype
4 2 (0.57%) WebEx
5 1 (0.29%) Firewall
5 1 (0.29%) HTTP
5 1 (0.29%) LAN
5 1 (0.29%) WAN
5 1 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (15.14%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.29%) Big Data
3 17 (4.86%) Hadoop
4 12 (3.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (3.14%) SQL Server 2014
6 9 (2.57%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.00%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.71%) MS Access
8 6 (1.71%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.43%) Hazelcast
9 5 (1.43%) MySQL
9 5 (1.43%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.14%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.86%) HBase
11 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.57%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.57%) KDB
12 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (5.71%) Maven
2 19 (5.43%) JIRA
3 15 (4.29%) MSTest
4 11 (3.14%) Subversion
5 10 (2.86%) NUnit
6 9 (2.57%) Moq
7 8 (2.29%) JUnit
8 7 (2.00%) Eclipse
8 7 (2.00%) Jenkins
8 7 (2.00%) Rhino Mocks
9 4 (1.14%) Git (software)
9 4 (1.14%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.14%) webpack
10 3 (0.86%) Babel
10 3 (0.86%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.86%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (0.86%) Mockito
10 3 (0.86%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.57%) EasyMock
11 2 (0.57%) gulp
General
1 350 (100.00%) Banking
2 274 (78.29%) Finance
3 64 (18.29%) Front Office
4 31 (8.86%) Financial Institution
5 15 (4.29%) Back Office
6 10 (2.86%) Retail Banking
7 7 (2.00%) Advertising
8 5 (1.43%) Private Banking
9 3 (0.86%) Legal
10 2 (0.57%) Law
10 2 (0.57%) Russian Language
11 1 (0.29%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.29%) Publishing
11 1 (0.29%) Retail
11 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 188 (53.71%) Developer
2 102 (29.14%) Java Developer
3 66 (18.86%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 60 (17.14%) Analyst
5 57 (16.29%) Senior Developer
6 33 (9.43%) Senior Java Developer
7 29 (8.29%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
8 28 (8.00%) .NET Developer
8 28 (8.00%) C# Developer
9 20 (5.71%) Python Developer
10 18 (5.14%) Business Analyst
10 18 (5.14%) C# .NET Developer
10 18 (5.14%) Junior
11 15 (4.29%) Junior Developer
11 15 (4.29%) Junior Java Developer
11 15 (4.29%) Qualitative Analyst
11 15 (4.29%) Quantitative Analyst
11 15 (4.29%) Support Analyst
12 14 (4.00%) Core Java Developer
13 13 (3.71%) Credit Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (14.57%) .NET
2 43 (12.29%) AngularJS
3 31 (8.86%) ASP.NET
4 29 (8.29%) Hibernate
5 27 (7.71%) Spring
6 25 (7.14%) .NET Framework
7 23 (6.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (6.57%) REST
7 23 (6.57%) WPF
8 22 (6.29%) HTML
9 19 (5.43%) HTML5
10 18 (5.14%) Apache Camel
11 17 (4.86%) Apache CXF
11 17 (4.86%) Guava
11 17 (4.86%) JPA
12 16 (4.57%) Middleware
13 14 (4.00%) Guice
13 14 (4.00%) WCF
14 13 (3.71%) Angular 2
14 13 (3.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 57 (16.29%) Equities
2 45 (12.86%) Computer Science
3 39 (11.14%) Greenfield Project
4 37 (10.57%) Fintech
5 34 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (8.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 23 (6.57%) Fixed Income
7 23 (6.57%) Hedge funds
8 18 (5.14%) User Experience
9 14 (4.00%) Derivative
10 13 (3.71%) Tandem
11 11 (3.14%) Data Structures
12 8 (2.29%) Client/Server
12 8 (2.29%) Management Information System
13 6 (1.71%) Clustering
13 6 (1.71%) Credit Risk
13 6 (1.71%) Equity Derivative
13 6 (1.71%) Spread Betting
14 5 (1.43%) Market Risk
15 4 (1.14%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 32 (9.14%) Windows
2 28 (8.00%) Unix
3 27 (7.71%) Linux
4 11 (3.14%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.00%) Windows 10
6 5 (1.43%) Solaris
7 4 (1.14%) AIX
7 4 (1.14%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.57%) Android
9 2 (0.57%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (39.14%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (16.57%) TDD
3 47 (13.43%) OO
4 37 (10.57%) MVC
5 36 (10.29%) Multithreading
6 34 (9.71%) Risk Management
7 33 (9.43%) Project Management
8 32 (9.14%) Low Latency
9 27 (7.71%) Data Modelling
10 25 (7.14%) Mathematics
11 23 (6.57%) Software Engineering
12 22 (6.29%) Financial Modelling
13 21 (6.00%) Business Analysis
13 21 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (6.00%) E-Commerce
13 21 (6.00%) OOP
14 20 (5.71%) Concurrent Programming
15 18 (5.14%) Analytics
16 17 (4.86%) Coaching
16 17 (4.86%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 172 (49.14%) Java
2 90 (25.71%) C#
3 79 (22.57%) SQL
4 54 (15.43%) Python
5 40 (11.43%) JavaScript
6 37 (10.57%) C++
7 30 (8.57%) Scala
8 17 (4.86%) R
9 15 (4.29%) MATLAB
9 15 (4.29%) T-SQL
10 10 (2.86%) PowerShell
11 9 (2.57%) VBA
12 8 (2.29%) C
13 6 (1.71%) Kotlin
13 6 (1.71%) TypeScript
14 5 (1.43%) VB
15 4 (1.14%) Perl
15 4 (1.14%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.86%) RPG
16 3 (0.86%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 54 (15.43%) Degree
2 24 (6.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.14%) CCNP
3 4 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.14%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (0.86%) CCIE
4 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.86%) PhD
4 3 (0.86%) PMP
5 2 (0.57%) CCIE Collaboration
5 2 (0.57%) CCNP Voice
5 2 (0.57%) CCVP
5 2 (0.57%) CISA
5 2 (0.57%) CISM
5 2 (0.57%) CISSP
5 2 (0.57%) CREST Certified
5 2 (0.57%) MCP
5 2 (0.57%) OSCP
5 2 (0.57%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.57%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.57%) QA
1 9 (2.57%) SLA
2 8 (2.29%) MiFID
3 5 (1.43%) Basel III
4 4 (1.14%) SEPA
5 2 (0.57%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.57%) GDPR
6 1 (0.29%) EMIR
6 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.29%) PMO
6 1 (0.29%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (2.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.57%) GridGain
2 2 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.57%) vSphere
3 1 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (2.86%) SCCM
2 7 (2.00%) Puppet
3 5 (1.43%) Ansible
3 5 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.57%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (0.57%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (0.57%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.57%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.29%) Control-M
Vendors
1 55 (15.71%) Oracle
2 48 (13.71%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.71%) Reuters
4 12 (3.43%) Bloomberg
5 11 (3.14%) Citrix
6 8 (2.29%) Cisco
6 8 (2.29%) HP
7 7 (2.00%) Sybase
8 6 (1.71%) Fidessa
8 6 (1.71%) IBM
9 5 (1.43%) Charles River
9 5 (1.43%) FactSet
9 5 (1.43%) ServiceNow
10 4 (1.14%) Calypso
10 4 (1.14%) Solace
10 4 (1.14%) TIBCO
11 3 (0.86%) Murex
11 3 (0.86%) Sun
11 3 (0.86%) VMware
12 2 (0.57%) Avaya