Period
to 25 November 2020

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 25 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 22 28 23
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Banking 375 776 976
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 9.32% 7.82% 8.87%
As % of the General category 18.09% 15.80% 16.99%
Number of salaries quoted 400 693 874
Median annual salary £79,500 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £56,250 £47,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £110,025 £97,500 £105,000
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +3.70%

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 the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,073 4,912 5,745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 51.54% 49.48% 52.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,825 4,206 5,122
Median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £98,750 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
% change year-on-year +7.69% +1.96% +6.25%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Banking as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Banking in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 November 2020.

Salary histogram for Banking in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 November 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Banking.

1 199 (53.07%) Finance
2 150 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (24.00%) Java
4 87 (23.20%) Azure
5 82 (21.87%) AWS
6 78 (20.80%) Fintech
7 74 (19.73%) Microsoft
8 71 (18.93%) JavaScript
9 64 (17.07%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 59 (15.73%) Python
11 58 (15.47%) Scrum
12 57 (15.20%) SQL
12 57 (15.20%) Investment Banking
13 53 (14.13%) Private Banking
13 53 (14.13%) Degree
14 49 (13.07%) .NET
15 48 (12.80%) Retail Banking
16 44 (11.73%) Front Office
17 42 (11.20%) HTML
17 42 (11.20%) Microservices
18 41 (10.93%) CSS
19 40 (10.67%) ASP.NET
19 40 (10.67%) OO
20 39 (10.40%) Windows
20 39 (10.40%) Web Development
21 38 (10.13%) XML
21 38 (10.13%) Power Platform
22 37 (9.87%) WCF
23 36 (9.60%) CRM
24 34 (9.07%) XSD

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 14 (3.73%) Apache Spark
2 9 (2.40%) Confluence
3 8 (2.13%) Apache
3 8 (2.13%) SAS
4 4 (1.07%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.80%) Red Hat Fuse
6 1 (0.27%) Appian
6 1 (0.27%) IIS
6 1 (0.27%) Liferay
6 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (2.40%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (1.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.27%) Sketch
4 1 (0.27%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 34 (9.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.80%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 87 (23.20%) Azure
2 82 (21.87%) AWS
3 38 (10.13%) Power Platform
4 32 (8.53%) Dynamics 365
5 30 (8.00%) GCP
6 14 (3.73%) Office 365
7 13 (3.47%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (1.60%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (1.33%) Apigee
10 4 (1.07%) GitHub
10 4 (1.07%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.80%) npm
11 3 (0.80%) PowerApps
11 3 (0.80%) SaaS
11 3 (0.80%) Serverless
11 3 (0.80%) Slack
12 2 (0.53%) Firebase
12 2 (0.53%) IaaS
12 2 (0.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.47%) Firewall
2 26 (6.93%) TCP/IP
3 23 (6.13%) Network Security
4 14 (3.73%) LAN
5 13 (3.47%) WAN
6 12 (3.20%) DNS
6 12 (3.20%) VPN
7 7 (1.87%) DHCP
7 7 (1.87%) NetScaler
7 7 (1.87%) SSL
7 7 (1.87%) Wireshark
8 6 (1.60%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (1.60%) DMZ
8 6 (1.60%) Unified Communications
8 6 (1.60%) VSAN
9 5 (1.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 5 (1.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (1.33%) Kerberos
9 5 (1.33%) VoIP
10 4 (1.07%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (9.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 34 (9.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 19 (5.07%) SQL Server
3 14 (3.73%) Big Data
4 11 (2.93%) Hadoop
5 9 (2.40%) Power BI
5 9 (2.40%) Tableau
6 8 (2.13%) MongoDB
6 8 (2.13%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.33%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.80%) Data Lake
9 3 (0.80%) Looker
9 3 (0.80%) MySQL
9 3 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.80%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.53%) KDB
10 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (0.53%) Scylla
Development Applications
1 32 (8.53%) Visual Studio
2 22 (5.87%) Jenkins
2 22 (5.87%) webpack
3 19 (5.07%) Git (software)
4 12 (3.20%) JIRA
5 7 (1.87%) Gradle
6 6 (1.60%) SonarQube
7 5 (1.33%) Selenium
8 4 (1.07%) JUnit
9 3 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.80%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.80%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.80%) Mockito
9 3 (0.80%) Subversion
9 3 (0.80%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.53%) Gatling
10 2 (0.53%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.27%) Appium
11 1 (0.27%) GitLab
11 1 (0.27%) gulp
General
1 199 (53.07%) Finance
2 57 (15.20%) Investment Banking
3 53 (14.13%) Private Banking
4 48 (12.80%) Retail Banking
5 44 (11.73%) Front Office
6 11 (2.93%) International Banking
7 10 (2.67%) Marketing
7 10 (2.67%) Retail
8 8 (2.13%) Advertising
9 7 (1.87%) Back Office
9 7 (1.87%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.87%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.60%) Electronics
10 6 (1.60%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.60%) Public Sector
10 6 (1.60%) Publishing
11 5 (1.33%) Legal
12 4 (1.07%) Games
13 2 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.53%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 110 (29.33%) Developer
2 38 (10.13%) Analyst
3 32 (8.53%) Lead Developer
4 27 (7.20%) Java Developer
5 25 (6.67%) Architect
6 18 (4.80%) Software Engineer
7 17 (4.53%) Technical Leader
8 16 (4.27%) Business Analyst
9 14 (3.73%) Senior Developer
10 13 (3.47%) Cloud Architect
10 13 (3.47%) Java Engineer
10 13 (3.47%) Lead Software Engineer
10 13 (3.47%) Security Architect
10 13 (3.47%) Security Engineer
11 12 (3.20%) Consultant
11 12 (3.20%) Project Manager
11 12 (3.20%) Technical Consultant
12 11 (2.93%) Information Security Analyst
12 11 (2.93%) Java Software Engineer
12 11 (2.93%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (13.07%) .NET
2 42 (11.20%) HTML
3 41 (10.93%) CSS
4 40 (10.67%) ASP.NET
5 38 (10.13%) XML
6 37 (9.87%) WCF
7 34 (9.07%) XSD
8 29 (7.73%) AngularJS
8 29 (7.73%) Redux
8 29 (7.73%) REST
9 27 (7.20%) Spring
10 25 (6.67%) JSON
11 23 (6.13%) React
11 23 (6.13%) Sass
12 20 (5.33%) Spring Boot
13 17 (4.53%) Kafka
14 13 (3.47%) FIX Protocol
14 13 (3.47%) Node.js
15 10 (2.67%) JMS
15 10 (2.67%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.47%) Data Centre
2 25 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (6.67%) Fixed Income
3 24 (6.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 18 (4.80%) Greenfield Project
4 18 (4.80%) Mobile App
5 13 (3.47%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.20%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 12 (3.20%) Derivative
6 12 (3.20%) Mobile Banking
7 11 (2.93%) Algorithms
7 11 (2.93%) Robotics
8 8 (2.13%) Market Risk
9 7 (1.87%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.60%) EMC VNXe
10 6 (1.60%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (1.60%) FlexPod
10 6 (1.60%) User Experience
10 6 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (1.60%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 39 (10.40%) Windows
2 32 (8.53%) Linux
3 23 (6.13%) Unix
4 16 (4.27%) Windows 10
5 11 (2.93%) Android
5 11 (2.93%) Windows Server
6 8 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.87%) Solaris
7 7 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.87%) Windows Server 2016
7 7 (1.87%) Windows XP
8 6 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.60%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.33%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (20.80%) Fintech
3 64 (17.07%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 58 (15.47%) Scrum
5 42 (11.20%) Microservices
6 40 (10.67%) OO
7 39 (10.40%) Web Development
8 36 (9.60%) CRM
9 34 (9.07%) DevOps
10 32 (8.53%) OOD
11 31 (8.27%) BDD
11 31 (8.27%) Software Engineering
12 30 (8.00%) Mentoring
13 29 (7.73%) Information Security
14 25 (6.67%) Migration
15 24 (6.40%) Asset Management
15 24 (6.40%) TDD
16 23 (6.13%) Analytics
16 23 (6.13%) Project Management
17 22 (5.87%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (24.00%) Java
2 71 (18.93%) JavaScript
3 59 (15.73%) Python
4 57 (15.20%) SQL
5 25 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 21 (5.60%) Kotlin
7 19 (5.07%) C#
8 15 (4.00%) R
9 14 (3.73%) Scala
10 13 (3.47%) Java 8
11 12 (3.20%) TypeScript
12 8 (2.13%) Bash Shell
12 8 (2.13%) MATLAB
13 7 (1.87%) C++
13 7 (1.87%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.60%) VB
15 5 (1.33%) Go
16 4 (1.07%) Perl
16 4 (1.07%) Ruby
17 3 (0.80%) Korn
Qualifications
1 53 (14.13%) Degree
2 20 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (4.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (3.73%) CISSP
5 12 (3.20%) CCSP
6 10 (2.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 10 (2.67%) CCNP
7 8 (2.13%) CISM
7 8 (2.13%) Master's Degree
8 7 (1.87%) CREST Certified
8 7 (1.87%) GCFA
8 7 (1.87%) GCIA
8 7 (1.87%) GCIH
9 2 (0.53%) CCDP
9 2 (0.53%) FFIEC
10 1 (0.27%) CCIE
10 1 (0.27%) CCNA
10 1 (0.27%) CISA
10 1 (0.27%) ISEB
10 1 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.53%) NIST
2 11 (2.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.67%) QA
4 9 (2.40%) COBIT
5 8 (2.13%) SLA
6 5 (1.33%) GDPR
7 4 (1.07%) MiFID
8 3 (0.80%) EMIR
8 3 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (0.53%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.53%) PMO
9 2 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.27%) PSD2
System Software
1 18 (4.80%) Active Directory
1 18 (4.80%) Docker
2 9 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (1.87%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.27%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.27%) vSphere
4 1 (0.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (5.33%) Kubernetes
2 13 (3.47%) Ansible
2 13 (3.47%) Terraform
3 7 (1.87%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (1.87%) CSIRT
4 6 (1.60%) SCCM
4 6 (1.60%) vCenter Server
5 4 (1.07%) Istio
5 4 (1.07%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (0.80%) Control-M
6 3 (0.80%) Data Guard
6 3 (0.80%) Netcool
6 3 (0.80%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 3 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (0.80%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.80%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 2 (0.53%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.27%) DatAdvantage
8 1 (0.27%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 74 (19.73%) Microsoft
2 34 (9.07%) Cisco
3 25 (6.67%) VMware
4 16 (4.27%) Oracle
5 10 (2.67%) IBM
5 10 (2.67%) Palo Alto
6 9 (2.40%) Citrix
7 8 (2.13%) CheckPoint
7 8 (2.13%) Cloudera
7 8 (2.13%) Databricks
7 8 (2.13%) EMC
8 7 (1.87%) HP
9 6 (1.60%) Dell
9 6 (1.60%) Isilon
9 6 (1.60%) Ivanti
9 6 (1.60%) NetApp
9 6 (1.60%) SAP
9 6 (1.60%) Solace
10 5 (1.33%) F5
10 5 (1.33%) ServiceNow