Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 10 7
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Banking 1196 1581 2809
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.06% 13.16% 15.51%
As % of the General category 21.06% 21.92% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1108 1451 2278
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.00% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £40,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £108,750 £96,250 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +8.00% -

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 5679 7213 10855
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 57.25% 60.06% 59.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5091 6599 9272
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,975 £32,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £90,000 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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
Moorgate - 3 £90,000 -
Banking
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 920 (76.92%) Finance
2 380 (31.77%) Java
3 345 (28.85%) Investment Banking
4 317 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
5 283 (23.66%) SQL
6 163 (13.63%) JavaScript
7 159 (13.29%) SQL Server
8 149 (12.46%) HTML
9 145 (12.12%) Front Office
10 142 (11.87%) Windows
11 141 (11.79%) Degree
12 136 (11.37%) Oracle
13 133 (11.12%) Linux
14 132 (11.04%) C#
15 125 (10.45%) Unix
15 125 (10.45%) Microsoft
16 114 (9.53%) CSS
17 107 (8.95%) .NET
18 104 (8.70%) Project Management
19 101 (8.44%) Python
20 96 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
21 94 (7.86%) SDLC
22 93 (7.78%) Fintech
22 93 (7.78%) Retail
22 93 (7.78%) Computer Science
23 92 (7.69%) OO
24 86 (7.19%) Spring
24 86 (7.19%) Stakeholder Management
25 81 (6.77%) DevOps
26 80 (6.69%) Multithreading

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 42 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
2 37 (3.09%) Tomcat
3 33 (2.76%) Apache Spark
4 29 (2.42%) SharePoint
5 21 (1.76%) IIS
6 20 (1.67%) MS Exchange
7 18 (1.51%) JBoss
7 18 (1.51%) WebSphere
8 17 (1.42%) WebLogic
9 14 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
10 13 (1.09%) Apache
10 13 (1.09%) Jetty
11 11 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 11 (0.92%) Confluence
12 9 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 9 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
12 9 (0.75%) WordPress
13 8 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (0.59%) GemFire
15 6 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 58 (4.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 37 (3.09%) Microsoft Project
3 32 (2.68%) Microsoft Office
4 23 (1.92%) InVision
5 19 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 15 (1.25%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.084%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.084%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.084%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
1 16 (1.34%) Temenos T24
2 14 (1.17%) Temenos Globus
3 11 (0.92%) Actimize
4 7 (0.59%) Oracle Cash Management
4 7 (0.59%) Workday HCM
5 4 (0.33%) R3 Corda
6 2 (0.17%) FastStats
6 2 (0.17%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.17%) VisionPLUS
7 1 (0.084%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 1 (0.084%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.084%) Misys Equation
7 1 (0.084%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.084%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.084%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.084%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.084%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.084%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.084%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 36 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (1.59%) Office 365
4 9 (0.75%) Akamai
4 9 (0.75%) CloudFront
5 8 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.67%) PaaS
6 7 (0.59%) SaaS
7 6 (0.50%) IaaS
8 5 (0.42%) GitHub
9 4 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (0.33%) Datadog
10 3 (0.25%) npm
11 2 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.17%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 1 (0.084%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.084%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.084%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (2.76%) DNS
1 33 (2.76%) Internet
2 28 (2.34%) Firewall
3 24 (2.01%) VPN
4 21 (1.76%) LAN
4 21 (1.76%) WAN
5 18 (1.51%) TCP/IP
6 16 (1.34%) Multicast
7 14 (1.17%) BGP
7 14 (1.17%) MPLS
8 13 (1.09%) Cisco IOS
8 13 (1.09%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (1.09%) OSPF
9 12 (1.00%) NX-OS
10 11 (0.92%) BIG-IP
10 11 (0.92%) DHCP
10 11 (0.92%) DMVPN
10 11 (0.92%) IGMP
10 11 (0.92%) Wireless
11 10 (0.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (13.29%) SQL Server
2 61 (5.10%) Relational Database
3 49 (4.10%) MongoDB
4 39 (3.26%) Big Data
5 38 (3.18%) Hadoop
6 30 (2.51%) NoSQL
7 29 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
7 29 (2.42%) RDBMS
7 29 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 26 (2.17%) MySQL
9 18 (1.51%) BusinessObjects
10 17 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 15 (1.25%) Oracle Database
11 15 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 14 (1.17%) SQL Server 2014
13 11 (0.92%) Blockchain
14 9 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
14 9 (0.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 9 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
15 8 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 53 (4.43%) JIRA
2 41 (3.43%) Jenkins
3 27 (2.26%) Maven
4 26 (2.17%) Git (software)
5 23 (1.92%) Axure RP
6 21 (1.76%) Selenium
7 18 (1.51%) TeamCity
8 17 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (1.17%) Subversion
10 11 (0.92%) Cucumber
10 11 (0.92%) MSTest
11 10 (0.84%) JUnit
12 9 (0.75%) Eclipse
12 9 (0.75%) Jasmine
12 9 (0.75%) Visual Studio
13 8 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (0.67%) ClearCase
13 8 (0.67%) SpecFlow
13 8 (0.67%) Spock
14 6 (0.50%) FitNesse
General
1 920 (76.92%) Finance
2 345 (28.85%) Investment Banking
3 145 (12.12%) Front Office
4 93 (7.78%) Retail
5 63 (5.27%) Back Office
6 59 (4.93%) Financial Institution
7 31 (2.59%) International Banking
8 28 (2.34%) Retail Banking
9 23 (1.92%) Legal
10 20 (1.67%) Private Banking
11 19 (1.59%) Law
12 15 (1.25%) Advertising
13 13 (1.09%) French Language
14 12 (1.00%) Telecoms
15 9 (0.75%) Mandarin Language
15 9 (0.75%) Marketing
16 8 (0.67%) Arabic Language
16 8 (0.67%) German Language
16 8 (0.67%) Hebrew Language
17 6 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 453 (37.88%) Developer
2 247 (20.65%) Analyst
3 216 (18.06%) Java Developer
4 166 (13.88%) Senior Developer
5 104 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 100 (8.36%) Business Analyst
7 76 (6.35%) Banking Analyst
8 67 (5.60%) Lead Developer
9 64 (5.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 62 (5.18%) JavaScript Developer
11 58 (4.85%) Junior
12 57 (4.77%) Consultant
12 57 (4.77%) Support Analyst
13 55 (4.60%) HTML Developer
13 55 (4.60%) Investment Banking Java Developer
14 54 (4.52%) HTML CSS Developer
15 50 (4.18%) IT Analyst
16 46 (3.85%) C# Developer
17 45 (3.76%) Junior Developer
18 44 (3.68%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (12.46%) HTML
2 114 (9.53%) CSS
3 107 (8.95%) .NET
4 86 (7.19%) Spring
5 79 (6.61%) AngularJS
6 70 (5.85%) XML
7 58 (4.85%) FIX Protocol
8 52 (4.35%) Node.js
9 50 (4.18%) Hibernate
10 40 (3.34%) HTML5
11 33 (2.76%) ASP.NET
12 32 (2.68%) REST
13 28 (2.34%) jQuery
14 27 (2.26%) Sass
15 26 (2.17%) Angular 2
16 22 (1.84%) .NET Framework
17 21 (1.76%) JMS
18 20 (1.67%) Web Services
18 20 (1.67%) WPF
19 19 (1.59%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 96 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
2 93 (7.78%) Computer Science
2 93 (7.78%) Fintech
3 65 (5.43%) Equities
4 58 (4.85%) User Experience
5 56 (4.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 52 (4.35%) Credit Risk
7 51 (4.26%) Market Risk
8 48 (4.01%) Management Information System
9 45 (3.76%) Greenfield Project
10 35 (2.93%) Hedge funds
11 33 (2.76%) Derivative
11 33 (2.76%) SWIFT
12 32 (2.68%) Fixed Income
13 26 (2.17%) Data Centre
14 18 (1.51%) Mobile App
15 11 (0.92%) Blackberry
16 10 (0.84%) Equity Derivative
17 9 (0.75%) Clustering
17 9 (0.75%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 142 (11.87%) Windows
2 133 (11.12%) Linux
3 125 (10.45%) Unix
4 50 (4.18%) Windows Server
5 32 (2.68%) Windows 7
6 22 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (1.84%) Solaris
7 19 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (1.34%) Windows 10
9 13 (1.09%) Android
10 11 (0.92%) Apple iOS
11 8 (0.67%) CentOS
11 8 (0.67%) Windows 8
12 7 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.42%) AIX
14 4 (0.33%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.084%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.084%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (8.70%) Project Management
3 94 (7.86%) SDLC
4 92 (7.69%) OO
5 86 (7.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 81 (6.77%) DevOps
7 80 (6.69%) Multithreading
8 76 (6.35%) TDD
9 74 (6.19%) Front End Development
10 72 (6.02%) Test Automation
11 71 (5.94%) Asset Management
12 66 (5.52%) Business Analysis
13 59 (4.93%) Low Latency
14 57 (4.77%) Data Modelling
14 57 (4.77%) ITIL
15 54 (4.52%) Analytics
16 51 (4.26%) E-Commerce
17 50 (4.18%) User Acceptance Testing
18 48 (4.01%) Test Strategy
19 47 (3.93%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 380 (31.77%) Java
2 283 (23.66%) SQL
3 163 (13.63%) JavaScript
4 132 (11.04%) C#
5 101 (8.44%) Python
6 50 (4.18%) PowerShell
7 46 (3.85%) C++
8 41 (3.43%) Scala
9 29 (2.42%) C
10 28 (2.34%) Perl
11 23 (1.92%) Shell Script
12 21 (1.76%) T-SQL
13 20 (1.67%) VB
14 18 (1.51%) VBA
15 14 (1.17%) VBScript
16 13 (1.09%) R
17 12 (1.00%) Bash Shell
18 11 (0.92%) PHP
19 10 (0.84%) Ruby
20 9 (0.75%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 141 (11.79%) Degree
2 45 (3.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (1.42%) CCNP
5 16 (1.34%) CCIE
5 16 (1.34%) CCNA
6 14 (1.17%) CISM
6 14 (1.17%) CISSP
7 13 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (1.00%) Master's Degree
9 11 (0.92%) CCDA
9 11 (0.92%) CCSA
10 9 (0.75%) CRISC
10 9 (0.75%) PhD
10 9 (0.75%) Postgraduate
10 9 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (0.67%) CISA
11 8 (0.67%) Citrix Certification
11 8 (0.67%) ISTQB
12 7 (0.59%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (6.02%) QA
2 24 (2.01%) MiFID
3 16 (1.34%) SEPA
4 14 (1.17%) SLA
5 8 (0.67%) GDPR
5 8 (0.67%) ISO 20022
6 7 (0.59%) ISO 15022
6 7 (0.59%) PMO
7 6 (0.50%) Basel III
7 6 (0.50%) IFRS
8 5 (0.42%) COBIT
8 5 (0.42%) EMIR
8 5 (0.42%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.42%) PSD2
9 4 (0.33%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 2 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
11 2 (0.17%) FATCA
12 1 (0.084%) COREP
12 1 (0.084%) TARGET2
System Software
1 50 (4.18%) Docker
2 46 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 23 (1.92%) XenApp
4 16 (1.34%) XenDesktop
5 13 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (0.84%) XenServer
7 5 (0.42%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.42%) vSphere
8 4 (0.33%) HDFS
8 4 (0.33%) ProxySG
9 3 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.17%) Xen
11 1 (0.084%) Cygwin
11 1 (0.084%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.084%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.084%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 36 (3.01%) Ansible
2 33 (2.76%) Puppet
3 30 (2.51%) HP Quality Center
4 17 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (1.00%) SCCM
6 8 (0.67%) EdgeSight
7 7 (0.59%) CFEngine
7 7 (0.59%) Cisco CUCM
7 7 (0.59%) ITRS Geneos
8 6 (0.50%) Perfmon
9 5 (0.42%) Microsoft Intune
10 4 (0.33%) AirWatch
10 4 (0.33%) SolarWinds Orion
10 4 (0.33%) Terraform
11 3 (0.25%) Control-M
11 3 (0.25%) Nagios
12 2 (0.17%) Cisco UCCE
12 2 (0.17%) Cisco UCCX
12 2 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 136 (11.37%) Oracle
2 125 (10.45%) Microsoft
3 58 (4.85%) Citrix
4 39 (3.26%) Cisco
5 25 (2.09%) Reuters
5 25 (2.09%) VMware
6 22 (1.84%) Sybase
7 20 (1.67%) Bloomberg
8 18 (1.51%) IBM
9 17 (1.42%) Splunk
10 16 (1.34%) CheckPoint
10 16 (1.34%) Palo Alto
10 16 (1.34%) Temenos
11 15 (1.25%) HP
11 15 (1.25%) Remedy
11 15 (1.25%) Tableau
12 14 (1.17%) F5
12 14 (1.17%) jBASE
13 13 (1.09%) Red Hat
14 12 (1.00%) Murex