Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 10 7
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Banking 1,194 1,438 2,214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.13% 13.72% 15.98%
As % of the General category 18.99% 23.67% 26.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,098 1,305 1,931
City of London median annual salary £70,750 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.07% +7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,100 £42,500
90th Percentile £114,125 £100,000 £98,750
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%

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 6,286 6,075 8,470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 58.61% 57.96% 61.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5,648 5,533 7,538
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £59,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +0.42% +3.91%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £96,250 £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 February 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 21 February 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
Moorgate - 4 £90,000 -
London Bridge +8 2 £75,000 -
Banking
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 919 (76.97%) Finance
2 363 (30.40%) Java
3 350 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
4 319 (26.72%) Investment Banking
5 303 (25.38%) SQL
6 211 (17.67%) C#
7 176 (14.74%) .NET
8 170 (14.24%) JavaScript
9 160 (13.40%) Fintech
10 153 (12.81%) Linux
11 146 (12.23%) SQL Server
12 144 (12.06%) Python
13 140 (11.73%) Front Office
14 134 (11.22%) HTML
15 133 (11.14%) Degree
16 127 (10.64%) AngularJS
17 124 (10.39%) Oracle
18 119 (9.97%) DevOps
19 116 (9.72%) CSS
20 114 (9.55%) Windows
20 114 (9.55%) Project Management
21 113 (9.46%) Computer Science
22 104 (8.71%) Microsoft
23 101 (8.46%) Unix
23 101 (8.46%) OO
24 99 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
25 95 (7.96%) Equities
26 91 (7.62%) Test Automation
27 89 (7.45%) Greenfield Project
28 88 (7.37%) TDD

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 32 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (1.93%) IIS
3 21 (1.76%) Ethereum
4 19 (1.59%) Apache Spark
5 18 (1.51%) Tomcat
6 17 (1.42%) Apache
6 17 (1.42%) Jetty
7 13 (1.09%) nginx
7 13 (1.09%) SAS
8 10 (0.84%) MQSeries
8 10 (0.84%) WebLogic
9 9 (0.75%) SharePoint
10 8 (0.67%) Confluence
10 8 (0.67%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.50%) JBoss
12 5 (0.42%) Apache Pig
12 5 (0.42%) Hyperledger
12 5 (0.42%) Oracle Coherence
13 4 (0.34%) CMS
14 2 (0.17%) DataSynapse
Applications
1 39 (3.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 28 (2.35%) Microsoft Project
3 19 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.42%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.17%) SPSS
6 1 (0.084%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.084%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.084%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.084%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.084%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (1.84%) Distributed Ledger
2 17 (1.42%) Temenos T24
3 9 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.59%) Temenos Globus
5 6 (0.50%) Actimize
5 6 (0.50%) IntelliMatch
6 3 (0.25%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.25%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.25%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.17%) R3 Corda
7 2 (0.17%) RMDS
7 2 (0.17%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.084%) Eikon
8 1 (0.084%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.084%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.084%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.084%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.084%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 63 (5.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (2.51%) GitHub
4 19 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (1.51%) Office 365
6 14 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (1.09%) Slack
7 13 (1.09%) Trello
8 10 (0.84%) SaaS
9 8 (0.67%) PaaS
10 7 (0.59%) Amazon S3
10 7 (0.59%) IaaS
11 5 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.34%) Google Analytics
13 3 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
14 2 (0.17%) Datadog
14 2 (0.17%) npm
14 2 (0.17%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.76%) Firewall
2 19 (1.59%) Internet
3 17 (1.42%) TCP/IP
3 17 (1.42%) Wireless
4 12 (1.01%) FTP
4 12 (1.01%) HTTP
5 11 (0.92%) LAN
5 11 (0.92%) SSL
5 11 (0.92%) VPN
5 11 (0.92%) WAN
6 10 (0.84%) DNS
7 9 (0.75%) Multicast
8 7 (0.59%) BIG-IP
8 7 (0.59%) NetScaler
8 7 (0.59%) Network Security
9 6 (0.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (0.50%) MPLS
9 6 (0.50%) OSPF
9 6 (0.50%) Unified Communications
9 6 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (12.23%) SQL Server
2 57 (4.77%) Big Data
3 56 (4.69%) Relational Database
4 50 (4.19%) Blockchain
5 46 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 45 (3.77%) NoSQL
7 44 (3.69%) RDBMS
8 39 (3.27%) MongoDB
9 38 (3.18%) MySQL
10 26 (2.18%) Hadoop
10 26 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 23 (1.93%) Crystal Reports
11 23 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
11 23 (1.93%) Redis
12 22 (1.84%) Oracle Database
12 22 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
13 19 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
14 13 (1.09%) Apache Hive
15 11 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
15 11 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 57 (4.77%) JIRA
2 56 (4.69%) Git (software)
3 44 (3.69%) Jenkins
4 41 (3.43%) TeamCity
5 33 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 29 (2.43%) Maven
7 27 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 21 (1.76%) ClearCase
8 21 (1.76%) Octopus Deploy
9 18 (1.51%) MSBuild
10 17 (1.42%) webpack
11 16 (1.34%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 15 (1.26%) GitLab
13 13 (1.09%) Selenium
14 12 (1.01%) Hudson
15 11 (0.92%) JUnit
15 11 (0.92%) Subversion
16 10 (0.84%) Visual Studio
17 8 (0.67%) Babel
17 8 (0.67%) Spock
General
1 919 (76.97%) Finance
2 319 (26.72%) Investment Banking
3 140 (11.73%) Front Office
4 63 (5.28%) Financial Institution
5 58 (4.86%) Back Office
6 49 (4.10%) Retail
7 36 (3.02%) Telecoms
8 31 (2.60%) Retail Banking
9 28 (2.35%) Advertising
10 26 (2.18%) Legal
11 22 (1.84%) International Banking
12 21 (1.76%) Law
13 19 (1.59%) Private Banking
14 11 (0.92%) Marketing
15 10 (0.84%) Billing
16 7 (0.59%) French Language
17 4 (0.34%) Japanese Language
17 4 (0.34%) Local Government
18 3 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
19 2 (0.17%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 531 (44.47%) Developer
2 209 (17.50%) Java Developer
3 166 (13.90%) Analyst
4 161 (13.48%) Senior Developer
5 120 (10.05%) C# Developer
6 84 (7.04%) Senior Java Developer
7 82 (6.87%) .NET Developer
8 65 (5.44%) Junior
9 61 (5.11%) Investment Banking Java Developer
9 61 (5.11%) Lead Developer
10 58 (4.86%) C# .NET Developer
11 54 (4.52%) Business Analyst
12 52 (4.36%) Junior Developer
13 42 (3.52%) Architect
13 42 (3.52%) JavaScript Developer
14 38 (3.18%) Core Java Developer
14 38 (3.18%) Support Analyst
15 34 (2.85%) Python Developer
15 34 (2.85%) SQL Developer
16 33 (2.76%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (14.74%) .NET
2 134 (11.22%) HTML
3 127 (10.64%) AngularJS
4 116 (9.72%) CSS
5 86 (7.20%) ASP.NET
6 76 (6.37%) Spring
7 70 (5.86%) HTML5
7 70 (5.86%) Node.js
8 47 (3.94%) jQuery
8 47 (3.94%) REST
9 46 (3.85%) XML
10 43 (3.60%) RESTful
11 42 (3.52%) WPF
12 38 (3.18%) ASP.NET Web API
12 38 (3.18%) Hibernate
13 37 (3.10%) .NET Framework
13 37 (3.10%) Web Services
14 34 (2.85%) FIX Protocol
15 33 (2.76%) Angular 2
16 31 (2.60%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 160 (13.40%) Fintech
2 113 (9.46%) Computer Science
3 99 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
4 95 (7.96%) Equities
5 89 (7.45%) Greenfield Project
6 61 (5.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 49 (4.10%) Fixed Income
8 42 (3.52%) Derivative
9 41 (3.43%) Hedge funds
10 32 (2.68%) Mobile App
11 31 (2.60%) Data Structures
12 29 (2.43%) Management Information System
13 28 (2.35%) User Experience
14 25 (2.09%) Online Banking
15 23 (1.93%) Data Centre
16 22 (1.84%) Bitcoin
17 18 (1.51%) Credit Risk
18 16 (1.34%) SWIFT
19 15 (1.26%) Algorithms
20 10 (0.84%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 153 (12.81%) Linux
2 114 (9.55%) Windows
3 101 (8.46%) Unix
4 49 (4.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 46 (3.85%) Windows Server
6 24 (2.01%) Solaris
7 19 (1.59%) Windows 7
8 18 (1.51%) Windows 10
9 14 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (0.84%) VMS
11 9 (0.75%) Android
12 8 (0.67%) Apple iOS
12 8 (0.67%) Oracle Linux
12 8 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (0.59%) CentOS
14 5 (0.42%) AIX
15 2 (0.17%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.084%) HPUX
16 1 (0.084%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.084%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 350 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (9.97%) DevOps
3 114 (9.55%) Project Management
4 101 (8.46%) OO
5 91 (7.62%) Test Automation
6 88 (7.37%) TDD
7 86 (7.20%) Continuous Integration
8 85 (7.12%) Multithreading
9 80 (6.70%) Front End Development
10 73 (6.11%) Analytics
11 69 (5.78%) SDLC
12 68 (5.70%) MVC
12 68 (5.70%) Scrum
13 66 (5.53%) Software Engineering
14 64 (5.36%) Risk Management
15 58 (4.86%) Low Latency
16 57 (4.77%) Stakeholder Management
17 53 (4.44%) ITIL
17 53 (4.44%) Mathematics
18 52 (4.36%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 363 (30.40%) Java
2 303 (25.38%) SQL
3 211 (17.67%) C#
4 170 (14.24%) JavaScript
5 144 (12.06%) Python
6 84 (7.04%) C++
7 57 (4.77%) PowerShell
8 48 (4.02%) Perl
9 46 (3.85%) Ruby
10 44 (3.69%) Bash Shell
11 42 (3.52%) VBA
12 41 (3.43%) Shell Script
13 40 (3.35%) T-SQL
14 38 (3.18%) C
15 34 (2.85%) Scala
16 25 (2.09%) R
17 22 (1.84%) Solidity
18 18 (1.51%) MATLAB
19 17 (1.42%) VB
20 16 (1.34%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 133 (11.14%) Degree
2 59 (4.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (1.93%) PhD
4 20 (1.68%) CISSP
5 18 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (1.42%) CISA
7 15 (1.26%) ISTQB
7 15 (1.26%) Master's Degree
8 13 (1.09%) CISM
9 12 (1.01%) CCNP
9 12 (1.01%) Numerate Degree
10 11 (0.92%) PMI Certification
11 10 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 10 (0.84%) PMP
12 9 (0.75%) CCIE
12 9 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (0.59%) CCNA
13 7 (0.59%) CREST Certified
13 7 (0.59%) OSCP
14 5 (0.42%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (5.78%) QA
2 16 (1.34%) SEPA
2 16 (1.34%) SLA
3 15 (1.26%) Data Quality
4 13 (1.09%) MiFID
5 11 (0.92%) GDPR
6 10 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.50%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.34%) Basel III
8 4 (0.34%) COBIT
8 4 (0.34%) PMO
8 4 (0.34%) PSD2
9 3 (0.25%) ISAE 3402
9 3 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.17%) EMIR
11 1 (0.084%) Basel II
11 1 (0.084%) COREP
11 1 (0.084%) TARGET2
11 1 (0.084%) WCAG
System Software
1 79 (6.62%) Docker
2 33 (2.76%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.75%) XenApp
4 8 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (0.50%) HDFS
5 6 (0.50%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.25%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.17%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.17%) DFS Replication
7 2 (0.17%) GridGain
7 2 (0.17%) vSphere
8 1 (0.084%) Cronacle
8 1 (0.084%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.084%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.084%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.084%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.084%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 50 (4.19%) Puppet
2 46 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (3.35%) Ansible
4 31 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
5 14 (1.17%) SCCM
6 12 (1.01%) Kubernetes
7 7 (0.59%) Control-M
7 7 (0.59%) Docker Swarm
7 7 (0.59%) EdgeSight
7 7 (0.59%) NetBackup
7 7 (0.59%) SCOM
8 5 (0.42%) Nagios
8 5 (0.42%) SolarWinds Orion
8 5 (0.42%) Terraform
9 4 (0.34%) HAProxy
10 3 (0.25%) BladeLogic
10 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.17%) CA Spectrum
11 2 (0.17%) Cacti
11 2 (0.17%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 124 (10.39%) Oracle
2 104 (8.71%) Microsoft
3 33 (2.76%) Citrix
4 31 (2.60%) Red Hat
5 22 (1.84%) IBM
6 18 (1.51%) Cisco
6 18 (1.51%) Temenos
7 17 (1.42%) VMware
8 15 (1.26%) HP
9 14 (1.17%) Bloomberg
9 14 (1.17%) Sybase
10 9 (0.75%) Fidessa
10 9 (0.75%) Google
10 9 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (0.67%) Apigee
11 8 (0.67%) DevExpress
11 8 (0.67%) F5
11 8 (0.67%) Reuters
11 8 (0.67%) Splunk
12 7 (0.59%) Solace