Period
to 23 June 2018

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

Banking
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 13 11
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Banking 1,081 1,238 1,732
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.73% 12.18% 12.87%
As % of the General category 16.84% 21.86% 21.39%
Number of salaries quoted 983 1,118 1,537
City of London median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £108,500 £105,000 £93,500
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +11.54% - +8.33%

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 6,421 5,664 8,098
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 57.79% 55.73% 60.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5,700 5,085 7,332
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,975 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £96,250 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £62,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +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 23 June 2018.

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 23 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
London Bridge 0 3 £75,000 +66.67%
Moorgate - 1 £85,000 -
Banking
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, 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.

1 837 (77.43%) Finance
2 373 (34.51%) SQL
3 291 (26.92%) Java
4 281 (25.99%) Agile Software Development
5 224 (20.72%) C#
5 224 (20.72%) Investment Banking
6 205 (18.96%) .NET
7 160 (14.80%) Degree
8 157 (14.52%) SQL Server
9 155 (14.34%) Front Office
10 140 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
11 139 (12.86%) Microsoft
12 135 (12.49%) Problem-Solving
13 134 (12.40%) Linux
14 133 (12.30%) JavaScript
15 131 (12.12%) Python
16 128 (11.84%) Computer Science
17 126 (11.66%) Oracle
18 118 (10.92%) Fintech
19 113 (10.45%) DevOps
20 112 (10.36%) Windows
21 110 (10.18%) Amazon AWS
22 104 (9.62%) OO
23 102 (9.44%) Microsoft Azure
24 100 (9.25%) Unix
25 99 (9.16%) Test Automation
26 96 (8.88%) Project Management
26 96 (8.88%) TDD
27 92 (8.51%) HTML
28 91 (8.42%) Git (software)

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 34 (3.15%) Apache Spark
2 25 (2.31%) Ethereum
3 16 (1.48%) JBoss
4 15 (1.39%) SAS
5 14 (1.30%) Tomcat
6 11 (1.02%) IIS
7 10 (0.93%) MS Exchange
7 10 (0.93%) WebSphere
8 9 (0.83%) Apache
8 9 (0.83%) Drupal
8 9 (0.83%) WebLogic
9 8 (0.74%) CMS
9 8 (0.74%) nginx
10 6 (0.56%) MQSeries
11 5 (0.46%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.37%) Confluence
12 4 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.28%) GlassFish
Applications
1 27 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (2.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.56%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.093%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.093%) Mingle
6 1 (0.093%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.093%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 26 (2.41%) Distributed Ledger
2 11 (1.02%) Temenos T24
3 6 (0.56%) IntelliMatch
4 4 (0.37%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.37%) SAP MM
5 3 (0.28%) Eikon
5 3 (0.28%) Endur
6 2 (0.19%) CA PPM
6 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.19%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.19%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.19%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 2 (0.19%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 2 (0.19%) Primavera
6 2 (0.19%) RMDS
6 2 (0.19%) Sage X3
6 2 (0.19%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.19%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 110 (10.18%) Amazon AWS
2 102 (9.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (3.24%) GitHub
4 24 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (1.30%) Amazon S3
6 13 (1.20%) Office 365
7 12 (1.11%) SaaS
8 11 (1.02%) Amazon SQS
9 10 (0.93%) CloudFront
9 10 (0.93%) PaaS
10 9 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
10 9 (0.83%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 9 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
10 9 (0.83%) Serverless
11 8 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (0.56%) Trello
13 5 (0.46%) IaaS
13 5 (0.46%) Slack
14 4 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
15 2 (0.19%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 44 (4.07%) Firewall
2 24 (2.22%) WAN
3 22 (2.04%) TCP/IP
4 21 (1.94%) LAN
5 19 (1.76%) Internet
6 16 (1.48%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (1.48%) HTTP
7 12 (1.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 12 (1.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 12 (1.11%) SNMP
8 11 (1.02%) Cisco IOS
8 11 (1.02%) DNS
8 11 (1.02%) NX-OS
9 10 (0.93%) VLAN
10 9 (0.83%) BGP
10 9 (0.83%) OSPF
10 9 (0.83%) Wireless
11 7 (0.65%) Network Security
11 7 (0.65%) Structured Cabling
12 6 (0.56%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 79 (7.31%) NoSQL
3 67 (6.20%) Big Data
4 61 (5.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 48 (4.44%) Relational Database
6 47 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
6 47 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 45 (4.16%) Blockchain
8 36 (3.33%) MySQL
9 34 (3.15%) Oracle Database
9 34 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
10 33 (3.05%) Crystal Reports
11 29 (2.68%) Redis
12 25 (2.31%) Data Lake
13 20 (1.85%) Cosmos DB
14 19 (1.76%) RDBMS
15 17 (1.57%) Hadoop
15 17 (1.57%) MongoDB
16 16 (1.48%) SQL Server 2014
17 15 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 91 (8.42%) Git (software)
2 44 (4.07%) Jenkins
3 38 (3.52%) Maven
4 34 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 28 (2.59%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 27 (2.50%) JIRA
7 25 (2.31%) Subversion
8 23 (2.13%) NUnit
8 23 (2.13%) Selenium
9 20 (1.85%) TeamCity
10 18 (1.67%) Visual Studio
11 14 (1.30%) Jasmine
12 12 (1.11%) Cucumber
12 12 (1.11%) JUnit
13 11 (1.02%) Eclipse
14 10 (0.93%) Karma Test Runner
14 10 (0.93%) Moq
14 10 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
14 10 (0.93%) Plastic SCM
15 9 (0.83%) webpack
General
1 837 (77.43%) Finance
2 224 (20.72%) Investment Banking
3 155 (14.34%) Front Office
4 58 (5.37%) Telecoms
5 55 (5.09%) Back Office
6 41 (3.79%) Advertising
7 38 (3.52%) Financial Institution
8 31 (2.87%) Legal
9 29 (2.68%) Retail
10 28 (2.59%) Retail Banking
11 15 (1.39%) International Banking
12 14 (1.30%) Law
13 10 (0.93%) Private Banking
14 7 (0.65%) French Language
15 6 (0.56%) Billing
15 6 (0.56%) General Ledger
15 6 (0.56%) Marketing
16 5 (0.46%) Japanese Language
17 4 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
17 4 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 461 (42.65%) Developer
2 141 (13.04%) Analyst
3 138 (12.77%) Java Developer
4 129 (11.93%) C# Developer
5 105 (9.71%) Senior Developer
6 85 (7.86%) Junior
7 74 (6.85%) Architect
8 73 (6.75%) Junior Developer
9 63 (5.83%) .NET Developer
10 57 (5.27%) C# .NET Developer
10 57 (5.27%) SQL Developer
11 47 (4.35%) Junior C# Developer
12 40 (3.70%) Consultant
12 40 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
13 36 (3.33%) Business Analyst
14 35 (3.24%) Front Office Developer
14 35 (3.24%) Lead Developer
14 35 (3.24%) Project Manager
15 33 (3.05%) Python Developer
16 32 (2.96%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (18.96%) .NET
2 92 (8.51%) HTML
3 75 (6.94%) CSS
4 69 (6.38%) AngularJS
5 67 (6.20%) ASP.NET
6 58 (5.37%) Spring
7 56 (5.18%) HTML5
7 56 (5.18%) Node.js
7 56 (5.18%) XML
8 52 (4.81%) .NET Framework
8 52 (4.81%) WPF
9 45 (4.16%) Web Services
10 39 (3.61%) REST
11 37 (3.42%) React
12 35 (3.24%) ASP.NET MVC
13 34 (3.15%) jQuery
14 33 (3.05%) Smart Contracts
15 32 (2.96%) WinForms
16 27 (2.50%) Hibernate
17 26 (2.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 140 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
2 128 (11.84%) Computer Science
3 118 (10.92%) Fintech
4 72 (6.66%) Greenfield Project
5 46 (4.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 44 (4.07%) Derivative
7 43 (3.98%) Fixed Income
8 39 (3.61%) Equities
9 36 (3.33%) Management Information System
10 32 (2.96%) Hedge funds
11 25 (2.31%) Bitcoin
12 22 (2.04%) Mobile App
12 22 (2.04%) User Experience
13 21 (1.94%) Data Centre
14 17 (1.57%) Data Structures
15 14 (1.30%) Credit Risk
15 14 (1.30%) Online Banking
16 12 (1.11%) Algorithms
16 12 (1.11%) SWIFT
17 11 (1.02%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 134 (12.40%) Linux
2 112 (10.36%) Windows
3 100 (9.25%) Unix
4 33 (3.05%) Windows Server
5 30 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (1.11%) Windows 10
7 12 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (1.02%) AIX
9 10 (0.93%) HPUX
9 10 (0.93%) Windows 7
10 9 (0.83%) Apple iOS
11 8 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
11 8 (0.74%) Solaris
12 7 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.56%) Windows XP
14 5 (0.46%) Android
14 5 (0.46%) CentOS
15 4 (0.37%) VMS
16 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (25.99%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (12.49%) Problem-Solving
3 113 (10.45%) DevOps
4 104 (9.62%) OO
5 99 (9.16%) Test Automation
6 96 (8.88%) Project Management
6 96 (8.88%) TDD
7 80 (7.40%) Scrum
8 79 (7.31%) Analytics
9 78 (7.22%) Continuous Integration
10 72 (6.66%) SDLC
11 71 (6.57%) Mathematics
11 71 (6.57%) Multithreading
12 64 (5.92%) Software Engineering
13 63 (5.83%) Asset Management
14 61 (5.64%) Stakeholder Management
15 58 (5.37%) MVC
16 54 (5.00%) Information Security
17 50 (4.63%) Microservices
18 49 (4.53%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 373 (34.51%) SQL
2 291 (26.92%) Java
3 224 (20.72%) C#
4 133 (12.30%) JavaScript
5 131 (12.12%) Python
6 66 (6.11%) C++
7 64 (5.92%) VBA
8 51 (4.72%) Scala
9 42 (3.89%) Bash Shell
10 40 (3.70%) Java 8
11 36 (3.33%) T-SQL
12 34 (3.15%) PowerShell
13 30 (2.78%) Shell Script
14 29 (2.68%) ES6
14 29 (2.68%) Perl
15 28 (2.59%) Kotlin
15 28 (2.59%) Solidity
16 27 (2.50%) PL/SQL
17 26 (2.41%) Ruby
18 21 (1.94%) C
Qualifications
1 160 (14.80%) Degree
2 66 (6.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 36 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (2.87%) CISSP
5 29 (2.68%) CCNP
6 23 (2.13%) CCIE
7 18 (1.67%) CISM
8 14 (1.30%) CISA
9 12 (1.11%) CCSA
9 12 (1.11%) Master's Degree
10 11 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (1.02%) Numerate Degree
11 10 (0.93%) PMP
12 9 (0.83%) CCSE
12 9 (0.83%) PMI Certification
13 8 (0.74%) MCSE
13 8 (0.74%) PhD
14 7 (0.65%) CCNA
14 7 (0.65%) CRISC
14 7 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (4.07%) QA
2 34 (3.15%) Data Quality
3 12 (1.11%) GDPR
3 12 (1.11%) MiFID
3 12 (1.11%) PMO
4 10 (0.93%) SEPA
5 9 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.56%) COBIT
7 5 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.46%) SLA
8 4 (0.37%) GCP
9 3 (0.28%) ISAE 3402
9 3 (0.28%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (0.19%) PSD2
11 1 (0.093%) AIFMD
11 1 (0.093%) COREP
11 1 (0.093%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.093%) EMIR
System Software
1 60 (5.55%) Docker
2 42 (3.89%) Active Directory
3 23 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.56%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.37%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.28%) LXC
7 3 (0.28%) XenApp
8 2 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.19%) vSphere
9 1 (0.093%) Cronacle
9 1 (0.093%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.093%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.093%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.093%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.093%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.093%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.093%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.093%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 27 (2.50%) Ansible
2 26 (2.41%) Puppet
3 25 (2.31%) Kubernetes
4 23 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (1.11%) SCCM
6 10 (0.93%) Control-M
7 9 (0.83%) Terraform
8 6 (0.56%) Docker Swarm
8 6 (0.56%) SCOM
9 4 (0.37%) HP ALM
9 4 (0.37%) ITRS Geneos
9 4 (0.37%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (0.37%) SolarWinds Orion
9 4 (0.37%) TrustSec
10 3 (0.28%) EdgeSight
10 3 (0.28%) Nagios
10 3 (0.28%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.19%) Cacti
11 2 (0.19%) logstash
11 2 (0.19%) Nessus
Vendors
1 139 (12.86%) Microsoft
2 126 (11.66%) Oracle
3 35 (3.24%) Cisco
4 27 (2.50%) Red Hat
5 26 (2.41%) CheckPoint
6 24 (2.22%) Citrix
7 22 (2.04%) IBM
8 21 (1.94%) F5
8 21 (1.94%) Palo Alto
9 18 (1.67%) Bloomberg
10 16 (1.48%) Sybase
11 14 (1.30%) Google
12 13 (1.20%) Temenos
13 11 (1.02%) HP
13 11 (1.02%) Sun
13 11 (1.02%) VMware
14 8 (0.74%) Charles River
14 8 (0.74%) Fidessa
14 8 (0.74%) Informatica
14 8 (0.74%) SAP