Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 10 7
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Banking 1241 1542 2779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.09% 13.27% 16.33%
As % of the General category 20.88% 22.33% 26.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1149 1407 2265
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £64,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.47% +2.40%
10th Percentile £38,950 £41,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £112,750 £97,500 £100,750
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 5943 6905 10455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 57.90% 59.43% 61.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5361 6306 9034
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 £36,250 £33,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £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 21 November 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 21 November 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 21 November 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.

1 950 (76.55%) Finance
2 385 (31.02%) Java
3 347 (27.96%) Investment Banking
4 340 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
5 292 (23.53%) SQL
6 172 (13.86%) JavaScript
7 167 (13.46%) SQL Server
8 154 (12.41%) HTML
9 149 (12.01%) C#
10 140 (11.28%) Degree
11 139 (11.20%) Linux
12 138 (11.12%) Front Office
13 134 (10.80%) Oracle
14 131 (10.56%) Windows
15 120 (9.67%) Unix
15 120 (9.67%) CSS
16 119 (9.59%) .NET
16 119 (9.59%) Microsoft
17 110 (8.86%) Python
17 110 (8.86%) Project Management
18 107 (8.62%) Fintech
19 104 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
20 100 (8.06%) DevOps
21 97 (7.82%) OO
22 96 (7.74%) Computer Science
23 92 (7.41%) SDLC
24 90 (7.25%) AngularJS
25 87 (7.01%) QA
26 85 (6.85%) Spring
27 83 (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 43 (3.46%) Elasticsearch
2 33 (2.66%) Apache Spark
3 29 (2.34%) Tomcat
4 26 (2.10%) IIS
5 25 (2.01%) SharePoint
6 16 (1.29%) WebLogic
7 15 (1.21%) MS Exchange
7 15 (1.21%) WebSphere
8 14 (1.13%) JBoss
8 14 (1.13%) Jetty
9 13 (1.05%) Apache
9 13 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (0.89%) MQSeries
11 10 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (0.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 9 (0.73%) Confluence
12 9 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
12 9 (0.73%) WordPress
13 7 (0.56%) GemFire
14 6 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 53 (4.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (2.90%) Microsoft Project
3 24 (1.93%) Microsoft Office
4 23 (1.85%) InVision
5 10 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 9 (0.73%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.16%) SPSS
8 1 (0.081%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.081%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.081%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 16 (1.29%) Temenos T24
2 14 (1.13%) Temenos Globus
3 12 (0.97%) Actimize
4 7 (0.56%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (0.32%) R3 Corda
6 3 (0.24%) Workday HCM
7 2 (0.16%) FastStats
7 2 (0.16%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.16%) VisionPLUS
8 1 (0.081%) Eagle PACE
8 1 (0.081%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.081%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.081%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.081%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.081%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.081%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.081%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.081%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.081%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 41 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (1.69%) Office 365
4 13 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.73%) Akamai
5 9 (0.73%) CloudFront
5 9 (0.73%) PaaS
6 8 (0.64%) GitHub
7 7 (0.56%) IaaS
7 7 (0.56%) SaaS
8 4 (0.32%) Datadog
8 4 (0.32%) Slack
8 4 (0.32%) Trello
9 3 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.24%) npm
10 2 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.16%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.16%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (2.50%) Internet
2 26 (2.10%) DNS
3 22 (1.77%) Firewall
3 22 (1.77%) VPN
4 19 (1.53%) LAN
4 19 (1.53%) WAN
5 18 (1.45%) TCP/IP
6 14 (1.13%) Wireless
7 12 (0.97%) FTP
7 12 (0.97%) MPLS
7 12 (0.97%) Multicast
7 12 (0.97%) SSL
8 11 (0.89%) BIG-IP
8 11 (0.89%) Cisco IOS
8 11 (0.89%) HTTP
9 10 (0.81%) BGP
9 10 (0.81%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (0.81%) DHCP
9 10 (0.81%) OSPF
10 9 (0.73%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 62 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 52 (4.19%) Big Data
3 52 (4.19%) MongoDB
4 42 (3.38%) Hadoop
5 38 (3.06%) NoSQL
6 31 (2.50%) MySQL
6 31 (2.50%) RDBMS
7 29 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
7 29 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 26 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 17 (1.37%) Blockchain
10 15 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
10 15 (1.21%) Oracle Database
11 14 (1.13%) Apache Hive
11 14 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
12 11 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
12 11 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (0.64%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 52 (4.19%) JIRA
2 29 (2.34%) Git (software)
2 29 (2.34%) Jenkins
2 29 (2.34%) Maven
3 28 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (1.93%) TeamCity
5 23 (1.85%) Axure RP
6 18 (1.45%) Selenium
7 15 (1.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 12 (0.97%) Cucumber
9 11 (0.89%) Eclipse
9 11 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
10 10 (0.81%) ClearCase
10 10 (0.81%) MSTest
10 10 (0.81%) Subversion
11 9 (0.73%) Jasmine
11 9 (0.73%) Visual Studio
11 9 (0.73%) webpack
12 8 (0.64%) MSBuild
12 8 (0.64%) SpecFlow
General
1 950 (76.55%) Finance
2 347 (27.96%) Investment Banking
3 138 (11.12%) Front Office
4 79 (6.37%) Retail
5 63 (5.08%) Back Office
6 59 (4.75%) Financial Institution
7 36 (2.90%) Retail Banking
8 31 (2.50%) International Banking
9 19 (1.53%) Law
10 18 (1.45%) Advertising
10 18 (1.45%) Legal
10 18 (1.45%) Private Banking
11 13 (1.05%) Marketing
11 13 (1.05%) Telecoms
12 12 (0.97%) French Language
13 9 (0.73%) German Language
13 9 (0.73%) Mandarin Language
14 8 (0.64%) Arabic Language
14 8 (0.64%) Hebrew Language
15 6 (0.48%) Billing
Job Titles
1 468 (37.71%) Developer
2 237 (19.10%) Analyst
3 217 (17.49%) Java Developer
4 161 (12.97%) Senior Developer
5 96 (7.74%) Senior Java Developer
6 87 (7.01%) Business Analyst
7 71 (5.72%) Banking Analyst
8 69 (5.56%) Lead Developer
9 64 (5.16%) C# Developer
9 64 (5.16%) JavaScript Developer
10 63 (5.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 63 (5.08%) Junior
11 60 (4.83%) Investment Banking Java Developer
12 56 (4.51%) Support Analyst
13 54 (4.35%) HTML Developer
14 53 (4.27%) HTML CSS Developer
15 52 (4.19%) Consultant
16 48 (3.87%) Junior Developer
17 47 (3.79%) .NET Developer
17 47 (3.79%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (12.41%) HTML
2 120 (9.67%) CSS
3 119 (9.59%) .NET
4 90 (7.25%) AngularJS
5 85 (6.85%) Spring
6 64 (5.16%) XML
7 55 (4.43%) Node.js
8 54 (4.35%) FIX Protocol
9 50 (4.03%) Hibernate
10 46 (3.71%) ASP.NET
10 46 (3.71%) REST
11 40 (3.22%) HTML5
12 34 (2.74%) Angular 2
13 32 (2.58%) jQuery
14 27 (2.18%) .NET Framework
14 27 (2.18%) Sass
15 25 (2.01%) Web Services
16 22 (1.77%) JMS
16 22 (1.77%) RESTful
17 21 (1.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 107 (8.62%) Fintech
2 104 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
3 96 (7.74%) Computer Science
4 71 (5.72%) Equities
5 57 (4.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 56 (4.51%) User Experience
7 51 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
8 43 (3.46%) Credit Risk
9 42 (3.38%) Management Information System
10 37 (2.98%) Fixed Income
11 36 (2.90%) Hedge funds
11 36 (2.90%) Market Risk
12 33 (2.66%) SWIFT
13 30 (2.42%) Derivative
14 24 (1.93%) Data Centre
15 17 (1.37%) Data Structures
15 17 (1.37%) Mobile App
16 11 (0.89%) Private Cloud
17 10 (0.81%) Blackberry
17 10 (0.81%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 139 (11.20%) Linux
2 131 (10.56%) Windows
3 120 (9.67%) Unix
4 49 (3.95%) Windows Server
5 33 (2.66%) Windows 7
6 29 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (1.69%) Solaris
8 20 (1.61%) Windows 10
9 19 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (0.97%) Android
11 10 (0.81%) Apple iOS
12 9 (0.73%) CentOS
12 9 (0.73%) Windows 8
13 8 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (0.48%) AIX
14 6 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
15 4 (0.32%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 340 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (8.86%) Project Management
3 100 (8.06%) DevOps
4 97 (7.82%) OO
5 92 (7.41%) SDLC
6 83 (6.69%) Multithreading
6 83 (6.69%) Test Automation
7 75 (6.04%) Front End Development
8 74 (5.96%) TDD
9 73 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 72 (5.80%) Analytics
11 63 (5.08%) Business Analysis
12 58 (4.67%) Asset Management
13 57 (4.59%) Data Modelling
13 57 (4.59%) E-Commerce
13 57 (4.59%) Low Latency
14 56 (4.51%) ITIL
14 56 (4.51%) User Acceptance Testing
15 52 (4.19%) Continuous Integration
16 50 (4.03%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 385 (31.02%) Java
2 292 (23.53%) SQL
3 172 (13.86%) JavaScript
4 149 (12.01%) C#
5 110 (8.86%) Python
6 53 (4.27%) C++
6 53 (4.27%) PowerShell
7 37 (2.98%) Scala
8 33 (2.66%) C
8 33 (2.66%) Perl
9 30 (2.42%) Shell Script
10 28 (2.26%) T-SQL
10 28 (2.26%) VBA
11 21 (1.69%) Bash Shell
12 19 (1.53%) Ruby
12 19 (1.53%) VB
13 18 (1.45%) R
14 12 (0.97%) PHP
14 12 (0.97%) VBScript
15 11 (0.89%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 140 (11.28%) Degree
2 51 (4.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (1.45%) ISTQB
4 16 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (1.21%) CISSP
6 14 (1.13%) CCNP
6 14 (1.13%) Master's Degree
7 13 (1.05%) CCIE
7 13 (1.05%) PhD
8 12 (0.97%) CISM
9 11 (0.89%) CCNA
9 11 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 10 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (0.73%) CCDA
11 9 (0.73%) CCSA
11 9 (0.73%) Postgraduate
12 8 (0.64%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (0.56%) CRISC
13 7 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
14 6 (0.48%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (7.01%) QA
2 20 (1.61%) SLA
3 18 (1.45%) MiFID
3 18 (1.45%) SEPA
4 8 (0.64%) GDPR
5 6 (0.48%) Basel III
6 5 (0.40%) COBIT
6 5 (0.40%) EMIR
6 5 (0.40%) IFRS
6 5 (0.40%) PSD2
7 4 (0.32%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.32%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.32%) PMO
8 3 (0.24%) ISO 15022
8 3 (0.24%) ISO 20022
8 3 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.081%) FATCA
9 1 (0.081%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.081%) NEBOSH
9 1 (0.081%) TARGET2
System Software
1 56 (4.51%) Docker
2 46 (3.71%) Active Directory
3 20 (1.61%) XenApp
4 13 (1.05%) XenDesktop
5 11 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (0.56%) XenServer
7 6 (0.48%) HDFS
7 6 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.32%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.32%) vSphere
9 3 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.24%) ProxySG
10 2 (0.16%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.16%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.081%) Cygwin
11 1 (0.081%) GridGain
11 1 (0.081%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.081%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.081%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 38 (3.06%) HP Quality Center
2 35 (2.82%) Ansible
2 35 (2.82%) Puppet
3 27 (2.18%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (1.13%) SCCM
5 9 (0.73%) EdgeSight
6 6 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (0.48%) Perfmon
7 5 (0.40%) SCOM
7 5 (0.40%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (0.32%) CFEngine
8 4 (0.32%) Control-M
8 4 (0.32%) ITRS Geneos
8 4 (0.32%) Kubernetes
8 4 (0.32%) Nagios
8 4 (0.32%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.32%) Terraform
9 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.16%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (0.16%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 134 (10.80%) Oracle
2 119 (9.59%) Microsoft
3 54 (4.35%) Citrix
4 32 (2.58%) Cisco
5 22 (1.77%) Reuters
6 21 (1.69%) IBM
7 20 (1.61%) VMware
8 19 (1.53%) Bloomberg
9 18 (1.45%) Red Hat
10 16 (1.29%) Sybase
10 16 (1.29%) Temenos
11 15 (1.21%) HP
12 14 (1.13%) jBASE
12 14 (1.13%) Splunk
12 14 (1.13%) Tableau
13 13 (1.05%) Palo Alto
13 13 (1.05%) Remedy
14 12 (0.97%) CheckPoint
14 12 (0.97%) F5
15 11 (0.89%) Calypso