Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 14 10
Rank change year-on-year -9 -4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Banking 984 1,246 1,555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 8.81% 12.20% 13.26%
As % of the General category 17.11% 21.08% 22.26%
Number of salaries quoted 878 1,155 1,419
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% - +8.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £106,625 £112,500 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% - +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 5,751 5,910 6,987
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 51.50% 57.88% 59.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5,139 5,326 6,372
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £97,500 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%

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 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Banking in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 720 (73.17%) Finance
2 311 (31.61%) SQL
3 289 (29.37%) Java
4 265 (26.93%) Agile Software Development
5 222 (22.56%) Investment Banking
6 172 (17.48%) C#
7 158 (16.06%) Degree
8 153 (15.55%) JavaScript
9 152 (15.45%) Python
10 147 (14.94%) .NET
11 145 (14.74%) Microsoft
12 129 (13.11%) SQL Server
13 117 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
14 114 (11.59%) Linux
15 111 (11.28%) TDD
16 110 (11.18%) Computer Science
17 109 (11.08%) Front Office
17 109 (11.08%) Problem-Solving
18 101 (10.26%) Fintech
18 101 (10.26%) DevOps
19 99 (10.06%) Windows
20 89 (9.04%) Unix
21 87 (8.84%) Oracle
21 87 (8.84%) Amazon AWS
22 84 (8.54%) Analytics
23 81 (8.23%) C++
24 80 (8.13%) Big Data
25 79 (8.03%) Microsoft Azure
26 77 (7.83%) Spring
27 75 (7.62%) Derivative

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 33 (3.35%) Apache Spark
2 18 (1.83%) Ethereum
2 18 (1.83%) IIS
3 17 (1.73%) SAS
4 15 (1.52%) WebSphere
5 13 (1.32%) SharePoint
6 12 (1.22%) CMS
7 9 (0.91%) MS Exchange
7 9 (0.91%) Tomcat
8 8 (0.81%) WebLogic
9 5 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.41%) JBoss
11 3 (0.30%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.30%) Confluence
11 3 (0.30%) FileNet
11 3 (0.30%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.20%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 48 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 38 (3.86%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (1.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.10%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.10%) Autodesk Flame
5 1 (0.10%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 21 (2.13%) Distributed Ledger
2 9 (0.91%) IntelliMatch
2 9 (0.91%) Misys Midas
3 4 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.41%) SunGard GMI
4 2 (0.20%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 2 (0.20%) Front Arena
4 2 (0.20%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.20%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.20%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.10%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.10%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.10%) Endur
5 1 (0.10%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.10%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 87 (8.84%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (8.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (3.25%) GitHub
4 23 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (1.52%) Office 365
6 13 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.71%) SaaS
8 6 (0.61%) Apple Pay
8 6 (0.61%) Google Pay
9 5 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.30%) Azure Machine Learning
10 3 (0.30%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.20%) PaaS
11 2 (0.20%) Sauce Labs
11 2 (0.20%) Slack
12 1 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.10%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.10%) IaaS
12 1 (0.10%) npm
12 1 (0.10%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 56 (5.69%) Firewall
2 32 (3.25%) TCP/IP
3 26 (2.64%) LAN
3 26 (2.64%) WAN
4 22 (2.24%) Cisco ASA
4 22 (2.24%) Internet
5 19 (1.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 19 (1.93%) SNMP
6 16 (1.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 15 (1.52%) Cisco IOS
8 13 (1.32%) NX-OS
8 13 (1.32%) VPN
9 12 (1.22%) BGP
10 11 (1.12%) Intrusion Detection
10 11 (1.12%) OSPF
10 11 (1.12%) VLAN
11 9 (0.91%) Structured Cabling
11 9 (0.91%) Wireless
12 7 (0.71%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (0.61%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 80 (8.13%) Big Data
3 40 (4.07%) NoSQL
4 38 (3.86%) Hadoop
5 34 (3.46%) MySQL
6 33 (3.35%) Relational Database
7 32 (3.25%) Blockchain
7 32 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 31 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
9 28 (2.85%) Redis
10 24 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 22 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
12 17 (1.73%) Apache Hive
13 15 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
13 15 (1.52%) Cosmos DB
14 12 (1.22%) Data Lake
15 11 (1.12%) Flink
16 10 (1.02%) Power BI
16 10 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
17 9 (0.91%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 61 (6.20%) Jenkins
2 59 (6.00%) Git (software)
3 56 (5.69%) Maven
4 23 (2.34%) JUnit
4 23 (2.34%) TeamCity
5 22 (2.24%) JIRA
6 18 (1.83%) Selenium
7 15 (1.52%) Subversion
8 14 (1.42%) Visual Studio
9 12 (1.22%) HP UFT
10 10 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
11 9 (0.91%) Gradle
11 9 (0.91%) Mockito
12 8 (0.81%) Ant
12 8 (0.81%) Cucumber
12 8 (0.81%) NUnit
13 7 (0.71%) Hudson
14 5 (0.51%) Mocha
14 5 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
14 5 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 720 (73.17%) Finance
2 222 (22.56%) Investment Banking
3 109 (11.08%) Front Office
4 65 (6.61%) Financial Institution
5 41 (4.17%) Back Office
5 41 (4.17%) Telecoms
6 31 (3.15%) Advertising
7 30 (3.05%) Law
7 30 (3.05%) Retail Banking
8 27 (2.74%) Retail
9 21 (2.13%) International Banking
10 13 (1.32%) Legal
10 13 (1.32%) Marketing
10 13 (1.32%) Private Banking
11 11 (1.12%) Corporate Banking
11 11 (1.12%) General Ledger
12 6 (0.61%) French Language
13 4 (0.41%) Games
14 3 (0.30%) German Language
14 3 (0.30%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 381 (38.72%) Developer
2 169 (17.17%) Analyst
3 120 (12.20%) Java Developer
4 105 (10.67%) Senior Developer
5 63 (6.40%) .NET Developer
6 60 (6.10%) Business Analyst
7 57 (5.79%) C# Developer
8 49 (4.98%) Banking Analyst
9 48 (4.88%) SQL Developer
10 41 (4.17%) Consultant
11 39 (3.96%) Network Engineer
12 36 (3.66%) Architect
12 36 (3.66%) Support Analyst
13 35 (3.56%) C# .NET Developer
13 35 (3.56%) Senior Java Developer
14 34 (3.46%) JavaScript Developer
15 31 (3.15%) Applications Support
15 31 (3.15%) Junior
16 30 (3.05%) Data Scientist
17 27 (2.74%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (14.94%) .NET
2 77 (7.83%) Spring
3 55 (5.59%) HTML
4 54 (5.49%) REST
5 53 (5.39%) CSS
6 51 (5.18%) AngularJS
6 51 (5.18%) ASP.NET
7 50 (5.08%) XML
8 45 (4.57%) Node.js
9 43 (4.37%) jQuery
10 42 (4.27%) Kafka
11 31 (3.15%) React
12 29 (2.95%) Web Services
13 28 (2.85%) .NET Framework
14 25 (2.54%) 802.1X
14 25 (2.54%) JSON
15 24 (2.44%) SOAP
16 21 (2.13%) Redux
16 21 (2.13%) RESTful
17 20 (2.03%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 117 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
2 110 (11.18%) Computer Science
3 101 (10.26%) Fintech
4 75 (7.62%) Derivative
5 55 (5.59%) Fixed Income
6 54 (5.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 41 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
8 35 (3.56%) Equities
9 30 (3.05%) Market Risk
10 28 (2.85%) Management Information System
11 25 (2.54%) SWIFT
12 24 (2.44%) Hedge funds
13 23 (2.34%) Algorithms
14 22 (2.24%) Data Centre
14 22 (2.24%) Equity Derivative
15 21 (2.13%) Data Structures
16 19 (1.93%) Mobile App
17 18 (1.83%) Bitcoin
17 18 (1.83%) Reinsurance
18 17 (1.73%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 114 (11.59%) Linux
2 99 (10.06%) Windows
3 89 (9.04%) Unix
4 25 (2.54%) Windows Server
5 22 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (1.52%) Windows 7
6 15 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (1.32%) Windows 10
9 11 (1.12%) AIX
9 11 (1.12%) CentOS
9 11 (1.12%) HPUX
9 11 (1.12%) Solaris
10 8 (0.81%) Apple iOS
10 8 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.71%) Android
11 7 (0.71%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.30%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.10%) Fedora
13 1 (0.10%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (26.93%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (11.28%) TDD
3 109 (11.08%) Problem-Solving
4 101 (10.26%) DevOps
5 84 (8.54%) Analytics
6 70 (7.11%) Microservices
7 68 (6.91%) OO
8 64 (6.50%) Risk Management
9 60 (6.10%) MVC
9 60 (6.10%) Web Development
10 59 (6.00%) Mathematics
10 59 (6.00%) Scrum
10 59 (6.00%) Test Automation
11 57 (5.79%) Continuous Integration
12 56 (5.69%) Multithreading
12 56 (5.69%) Stakeholder Management
13 54 (5.49%) ITIL
13 54 (5.49%) Project Management
14 52 (5.28%) Machine Learning
15 50 (5.08%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 311 (31.61%) SQL
2 289 (29.37%) Java
3 172 (17.48%) C#
4 153 (15.55%) JavaScript
5 152 (15.45%) Python
6 81 (8.23%) C++
7 53 (5.39%) Java 8
8 44 (4.47%) VBA
9 42 (4.27%) Scala
10 41 (4.17%) T-SQL
11 37 (3.76%) PL/SQL
12 34 (3.46%) R
13 33 (3.35%) PowerShell
14 31 (3.15%) Shell Script
15 28 (2.85%) Bash Shell
16 23 (2.34%) ES6
17 22 (2.24%) Haskell
18 21 (2.13%) Ruby
19 19 (1.93%) C
20 18 (1.83%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 158 (16.06%) Degree
2 53 (5.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 44 (4.47%) CISSP
4 35 (3.56%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (3.46%) CCNP
6 26 (2.64%) CCIE
7 21 (2.13%) CISM
8 14 (1.42%) CISA
8 14 (1.42%) CRISC
9 13 (1.32%) CCSA
9 13 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (1.22%) MCSE
11 9 (0.91%) CCSE
12 7 (0.71%) GIAC
13 6 (0.61%) CEH
13 6 (0.61%) MBA
13 6 (0.61%) Security Cleared
14 5 (0.51%) CFA
14 5 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (4.57%) QA
2 18 (1.83%) ISO 20022
2 18 (1.83%) SLA
3 17 (1.73%) GDPR
3 17 (1.73%) MiFID
4 13 (1.32%) SEPA
5 10 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.91%) ISO 8583
6 9 (0.91%) TARGET2
7 8 (0.81%) COBIT
8 7 (0.71%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.61%) EMIR
9 6 (0.61%) PMO
10 3 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 3 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.30%) SSAE 16
11 2 (0.20%) FATCA
11 2 (0.20%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (4.57%) Active Directory
2 41 (4.17%) Docker
3 19 (1.93%) HDFS
4 18 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (1.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 12 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (0.51%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.41%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.30%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.20%) XenApp
11 1 (0.10%) GlusterFS
11 1 (0.10%) LXC
11 1 (0.10%) StorNext
11 1 (0.10%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.10%) vSphere
11 1 (0.10%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 34 (3.46%) Kubernetes
2 22 (2.24%) Puppet
3 21 (2.13%) Ansible
4 9 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.81%) Terraform
6 6 (0.61%) Docker Swarm
6 6 (0.61%) Oozie
6 6 (0.61%) Rancher
6 6 (0.61%) SCCM
7 4 (0.41%) SolarWinds Orion
7 4 (0.41%) TrustSec
8 3 (0.30%) Nagios
8 3 (0.30%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.20%) CFEngine
9 2 (0.20%) Control-M
9 2 (0.20%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (0.20%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.20%) Packer
Vendors
1 145 (14.74%) Microsoft
2 87 (8.84%) Oracle
3 44 (4.47%) Cisco
4 30 (3.05%) CheckPoint
4 30 (3.05%) F5
5 26 (2.64%) Palo Alto
6 22 (2.24%) FIS
7 21 (2.13%) IBM
8 20 (2.03%) Citrix
9 19 (1.93%) Red Hat
9 19 (1.93%) VMware
10 18 (1.83%) Calypso
11 15 (1.52%) Google
12 14 (1.42%) Cognos
12 14 (1.42%) Tableau
13 13 (1.32%) Bloomberg
13 13 (1.32%) Splunk
13 13 (1.32%) Sun
14 12 (1.22%) ServiceNow
15 11 (1.12%) Sybase