Period
to 22 August 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 22 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 12 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 -5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Banking 1231 1601 3011
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.13% 12.47% 14.96%
As % of the General category 21.88% 20.73% 25.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1124 1458 2370
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -4.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £95,000 £96,375
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -4.00%

Banking is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5625 7723 11864
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 55.45% 60.13% 58.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5018 7069 9943
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £90,000 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £56,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +2.68% +1.82%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in the City of London

Banking
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Banking in the City of London

Banking
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Banking in the City of London

Banking
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the City of London region over the 6 months to 22 August 2017. 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
London Bridge - 1 £45,000 -
Banking
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2017, IT jobs citing 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 City of London region with a requirement for Banking.

1 906 (73.60%) Finance
2 406 (32.98%) Java
3 354 (28.76%) Investment Banking
4 306 (24.86%) SQL
5 277 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
6 195 (15.84%) SQL Server
7 182 (14.78%) Degree
8 174 (14.13%) Linux
9 173 (14.05%) Front Office
10 167 (13.57%) C#
11 159 (12.92%) Oracle
12 156 (12.67%) Windows
13 152 (12.35%) JavaScript
14 141 (11.45%) Unix
15 134 (10.89%) .NET
16 129 (10.48%) Microsoft
17 127 (10.32%) HTML
18 111 (9.02%) OO
18 111 (9.02%) Stakeholder Management
19 107 (8.69%) Python
19 107 (8.69%) Computer Science
20 100 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
21 96 (7.80%) Retail
21 96 (7.80%) Project Management
22 94 (7.64%) SDLC
23 89 (7.23%) Fintech
23 89 (7.23%) Spring
24 87 (7.07%) Multithreading
25 84 (6.82%) Low Latency
26 83 (6.74%) AngularJS

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 36 (2.92%) Tomcat
2 29 (2.36%) WebSphere
3 27 (2.19%) Apache Spark
3 27 (2.19%) JBoss
4 26 (2.11%) WebLogic
5 25 (2.03%) SharePoint
6 23 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
7 21 (1.71%) MS Exchange
8 17 (1.38%) Apache
9 14 (1.14%) IIS
10 13 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
10 13 (1.06%) WordPress
11 12 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 10 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 9 (0.73%) Confluence
13 9 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
13 9 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
14 6 (0.49%) GemFire
14 6 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
15 5 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 61 (4.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 41 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (2.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 25 (2.03%) InVision
5 21 (1.71%) Microsoft Project
6 16 (1.30%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.32%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 11 (0.89%) Workday HCM
2 9 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.73%) Temenos T24
3 7 (0.57%) Temenos Globus
4 6 (0.49%) Actimize
4 6 (0.49%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (0.32%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.24%) Misys Equation
7 2 (0.16%) FastStats
7 2 (0.16%) R3 Corda
7 2 (0.16%) VisionPLUS
8 1 (0.081%) Capstone
8 1 (0.081%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.081%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.081%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 1 (0.081%) Oracle FAH
8 1 (0.081%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.081%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.081%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.081%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 32 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (1.14%) Office 365
4 10 (0.81%) GitHub
5 9 (0.73%) Akamai
5 9 (0.73%) CloudFront
6 7 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.49%) IaaS
8 5 (0.41%) PaaS
9 4 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (0.32%) SaaS
10 2 (0.16%) Datadog
10 2 (0.16%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.081%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.081%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.081%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (3.41%) Internet
2 33 (2.68%) Firewall
3 32 (2.60%) DNS
4 26 (2.11%) VPN
5 25 (2.03%) WAN
6 24 (1.95%) LAN
7 18 (1.46%) TCP/IP
8 16 (1.30%) Multicast
9 13 (1.06%) BGP
9 13 (1.06%) OSPF
10 12 (0.97%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (0.97%) Network Security
10 12 (0.97%) WebEx
11 11 (0.89%) Cisco IOS
11 11 (0.89%) DHCP
11 11 (0.89%) FTP
11 11 (0.89%) HTTP
11 11 (0.89%) MPLS
12 10 (0.81%) NX-OS
13 9 (0.73%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (15.84%) SQL Server
2 68 (5.52%) Relational Database
3 42 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
4 35 (2.84%) NoSQL
4 35 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 32 (2.60%) Big Data
6 32 (2.60%) Hadoop
6 32 (2.60%) RDBMS
7 31 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 29 (2.36%) MongoDB
8 29 (2.36%) Oracle Database
9 28 (2.27%) MySQL
10 19 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
11 15 (1.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 14 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
13 13 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (0.89%) DB2
15 10 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 58 (4.71%) JIRA
2 40 (3.25%) Jenkins
3 33 (2.68%) Maven
4 26 (2.11%) Axure RP
5 19 (1.54%) Selenium
5 19 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (1.46%) Git (software)
7 17 (1.38%) JUnit
8 16 (1.30%) Subversion
9 15 (1.22%) Visual Studio
10 11 (0.89%) Cucumber
11 10 (0.81%) TeamCity
12 9 (0.73%) Grunt
12 9 (0.73%) Jasmine
13 8 (0.65%) Gradle
13 8 (0.65%) MSTest
14 7 (0.57%) FitNesse
15 6 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 6 (0.49%) Eclipse
15 6 (0.49%) SpecFlow
General
1 906 (73.60%) Finance
2 354 (28.76%) Investment Banking
3 173 (14.05%) Front Office
4 96 (7.80%) Retail
5 51 (4.14%) Back Office
6 50 (4.06%) Financial Institution
7 46 (3.74%) Legal
8 28 (2.27%) Retail Banking
9 23 (1.87%) International Banking
10 21 (1.71%) Advertising
11 20 (1.62%) Telecoms
12 16 (1.30%) Private Banking
13 15 (1.22%) Marketing
14 14 (1.14%) Law
15 13 (1.06%) French Language
16 9 (0.73%) Corporate Banking
16 9 (0.73%) German Language
17 8 (0.65%) Arabic Language
17 8 (0.65%) Hebrew Language
18 7 (0.57%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 455 (36.96%) Developer
2 286 (23.23%) Analyst
3 220 (17.87%) Java Developer
4 167 (13.57%) Senior Developer
5 108 (8.77%) Business Analyst
6 106 (8.61%) Senior Java Developer
7 85 (6.90%) Banking Analyst
8 68 (5.52%) Junior
9 64 (5.20%) IT Analyst
10 61 (4.96%) C# Developer
11 59 (4.79%) Support Analyst
12 58 (4.71%) Consultant
13 47 (3.82%) .NET Developer
13 47 (3.82%) Applications Support
13 47 (3.82%) Junior Developer
14 45 (3.66%) Lead Developer
15 44 (3.57%) SQL Developer
16 41 (3.33%) Architect
17 40 (3.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 39 (3.17%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (10.89%) .NET
2 127 (10.32%) HTML
3 89 (7.23%) Spring
4 83 (6.74%) AngularJS
4 83 (6.74%) CSS
5 77 (6.26%) XML
6 54 (4.39%) FIX Protocol
7 50 (4.06%) Node.js
8 41 (3.33%) HTML5
9 40 (3.25%) Hibernate
10 39 (3.17%) React
11 36 (2.92%) JMS
12 26 (2.11%) jQuery
12 26 (2.11%) Sass
13 24 (1.95%) .NET Framework
13 24 (1.95%) REST
14 22 (1.79%) ASP.NET
15 21 (1.71%) J2SE
15 21 (1.71%) XSD
16 19 (1.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 107 (8.69%) Computer Science
2 100 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
3 89 (7.23%) Fintech
4 70 (5.69%) Credit Risk
5 64 (5.20%) Market Risk
5 64 (5.20%) User Experience
6 54 (4.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 52 (4.22%) Management Information System
8 43 (3.49%) Equities
8 43 (3.49%) Greenfield Project
9 38 (3.09%) Derivative
10 35 (2.84%) Fixed Income
11 31 (2.52%) SWIFT
12 28 (2.27%) Data Centre
13 27 (2.19%) Hedge funds
14 14 (1.14%) Blackberry
14 14 (1.14%) Reference Data
15 12 (0.97%) Mobile App
16 11 (0.89%) Equity Derivative
17 10 (0.81%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 174 (14.13%) Linux
2 156 (12.67%) Windows
3 141 (11.45%) Unix
4 54 (4.39%) Windows Server
5 29 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (1.95%) Windows 7
7 23 (1.87%) Solaris
8 18 (1.46%) Android
9 15 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (0.89%) Apple iOS
11 10 (0.81%) Windows 10
12 8 (0.65%) Windows 8
13 7 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (0.41%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.32%) AIX
15 4 (0.32%) CentOS
16 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (9.02%) OO
2 111 (9.02%) Stakeholder Management
3 96 (7.80%) Project Management
4 94 (7.64%) SDLC
5 87 (7.07%) Multithreading
6 84 (6.82%) Low Latency
7 76 (6.17%) TDD
8 70 (5.69%) Asset Management
9 66 (5.36%) Business Analysis
9 66 (5.36%) ITIL
10 65 (5.28%) Risk Management
11 63 (5.12%) Scrum
12 58 (4.71%) DevOps
13 54 (4.39%) User Acceptance Testing
14 53 (4.31%) Change Management
15 49 (3.98%) Test Automation
16 48 (3.90%) Data Modelling
17 47 (3.82%) Business Intelligence
17 47 (3.82%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 406 (32.98%) Java
2 306 (24.86%) SQL
3 167 (13.57%) C#
4 152 (12.35%) JavaScript
5 107 (8.69%) Python
6 66 (5.36%) C++
7 51 (4.14%) PowerShell
8 38 (3.09%) Scala
9 36 (2.92%) C
10 23 (1.87%) Perl
11 21 (1.71%) VBA
12 19 (1.54%) PHP
13 18 (1.46%) Shell Script
14 16 (1.30%) T-SQL
15 14 (1.14%) PL/SQL
15 14 (1.14%) VB
15 14 (1.14%) VBScript
16 13 (1.06%) Bash Shell
17 9 (0.73%) R
18 7 (0.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 182 (14.78%) Degree
2 52 (4.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (1.79%) CISM
4 22 (1.79%) CISSP
5 18 (1.46%) CCNA
6 16 (1.30%) CCNP
7 14 (1.14%) CCIE
7 14 (1.14%) Master's Degree
7 14 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (1.06%) CISA
8 13 (1.06%) PhD
9 11 (0.89%) ISTQB
10 9 (0.73%) CCDA
10 9 (0.73%) CCSA
10 9 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
11 8 (0.65%) Postgraduate
11 8 (0.65%) RHCE
12 7 (0.57%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (4.79%) QA
2 23 (1.87%) MiFID
3 12 (0.97%) PMO
4 10 (0.81%) SEPA
4 10 (0.81%) SLA
5 9 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.65%) ISO 20022
7 7 (0.57%) ISO 15022
8 6 (0.49%) Basel III
8 6 (0.49%) IFRS
9 4 (0.32%) EMIR
9 4 (0.32%) GDPR
10 3 (0.24%) COBIT
10 3 (0.24%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.16%) Basel II
11 2 (0.16%) COREP
11 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
11 2 (0.16%) FATCA
12 1 (0.081%) CRD IV
System Software
1 49 (3.98%) Active Directory
2 24 (1.95%) Docker
3 21 (1.71%) XenApp
4 16 (1.30%) XenDesktop
5 12 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (0.81%) XenServer
7 6 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (0.41%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.32%) ProxySG
10 3 (0.24%) vSphere
10 3 (0.24%) Xen
11 2 (0.16%) NFS
11 2 (0.16%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.081%) Cronacle
12 1 (0.081%) Gluster
12 1 (0.081%) RACF
12 1 (0.081%) Snort
12 1 (0.081%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.081%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 48 (3.90%) Ansible
2 44 (3.57%) Puppet
3 22 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (0.81%) CFEngine
4 10 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (0.81%) SCCM
5 9 (0.73%) Control-M
6 8 (0.65%) ITRS Geneos
7 7 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
8 6 (0.49%) Perfmon
9 5 (0.41%) EdgeSight
10 4 (0.32%) AirWatch
10 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Intune
10 4 (0.32%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 4 (0.32%) Salt
11 3 (0.24%) Kibana
11 3 (0.24%) logstash
11 3 (0.24%) Nagios
12 2 (0.16%) BMC PATROL
12 2 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 159 (12.92%) Oracle
2 129 (10.48%) Microsoft
3 53 (4.31%) Citrix
4 38 (3.09%) Cisco
5 28 (2.27%) Sybase
5 28 (2.27%) VMware
6 25 (2.03%) IBM
7 22 (1.79%) Reuters
8 20 (1.62%) Bloomberg
9 19 (1.54%) Red Hat
10 18 (1.46%) TIBCO
11 16 (1.30%) CheckPoint
11 16 (1.30%) Palo Alto
12 15 (1.22%) Remedy
13 14 (1.14%) Splunk
14 13 (1.06%) Adobe
14 13 (1.06%) F5
14 13 (1.06%) HP
14 13 (1.06%) Murex
15 12 (0.97%) Interwoven