The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1827 2338 3595
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 35.50% 37.15% 34.74%
As % of the General category 64.65% 61.87% 59.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1622 2123 3060
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,125 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.27% -  

Finance is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2826 3779 6002
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 54.91% 60.05% 58.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2483 3432 4995
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Finance as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in the City of London

Finance
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance in the City of London.

Salary trend for Finance in the City of London

Finance
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 1091 (29.61%) SQL
2 939 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
3 926 (25.14%) Banking
4 833 (22.61%) Java
5 719 (19.52%) SQL Server
6 584 (15.85%) Microsoft
7 558 (15.15%) Degree
8 531 (14.41%) Windows
9 520 (14.12%) Linux
10 490 (13.30%) JavaScript
11 442 (12.00%) C#
12 422 (11.45%) Fintech
13 408 (11.07%) .NET
14 384 (10.42%) Oracle
15 365 (9.91%) Python
16 363 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
17 361 (9.80%) HTML
18 328 (8.90%) Stakeholder Management
19 326 (8.85%) Business Intelligence
20 314 (8.52%) Project Management
21 309 (8.39%) AngularJS
22 305 (8.28%) Unix
23 291 (7.90%) Front Office
24 290 (7.87%) ITIL
25 272 (7.38%) Computer Science
26 261 (7.08%) Scrum
27 254 (6.89%) CSS
28 250 (6.79%) SDLC
29 246 (6.68%) C++
30 240 (6.51%) Investment Banking

Finance
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 97 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 69 (1.87%) MS Exchange
3 53 (1.44%) IIS
3 53 (1.44%) WebSphere
4 52 (1.41%) Apache
5 42 (1.14%) CMS
6 41 (1.11%) SAS
7 36 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
7 36 (0.98%) JBoss
8 35 (0.95%) Tomcat
9 34 (0.92%) EPiServer
9 34 (0.92%) Skype for Business
10 30 (0.81%) Apache Spark
11 27 (0.73%) Confluence
12 26 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
13 24 (0.65%) WebLogic
14 20 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
14 20 (0.54%) WordPress
15 17 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
16 16 (0.43%) Apache TomEE
Applications
1 239 (6.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 125 (3.39%) Microsoft Office
3 84 (2.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 51 (1.38%) Microsoft Project
5 41 (1.11%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.30%) Photoshop
6 11 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.19%) InVision
7 7 (0.19%) SPSS
8 3 (0.081%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.054%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.054%) RoboHelp
10 1 (0.027%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.027%) Moqups
Business Applications
1 43 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
3 20 (0.54%) Workday HCM
4 19 (0.52%) Eloqua
5 18 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
6 17 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 16 (0.43%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 15 (0.41%) Oracle Retail
9 14 (0.38%) MetaTrader
9 14 (0.38%) SAP BPC
10 13 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
11 11 (0.30%) Siebel CRM
12 10 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
12 10 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
12 10 (0.27%) SAP CO
12 10 (0.27%) SAP FI
12 10 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
12 10 (0.27%) SAP SD
12 10 (0.27%) thinkFolio
13 9 (0.24%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 116 (3.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 103 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
3 92 (2.50%) SaaS
4 41 (1.11%) Office 365
5 22 (0.60%) GitHub
6 14 (0.38%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 13 (0.35%) IaaS
8 12 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (0.33%) PaaS
9 9 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
9 9 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.24%) Yammer
10 6 (0.16%) FinancialForce.com
10 6 (0.16%) Google Analytics
10 6 (0.16%) Mimecast
11 5 (0.14%) Boomi
11 5 (0.14%) Force.com
12 4 (0.11%) Basecamp
12 4 (0.11%) Google Compute Engine
12 4 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 160 (4.34%) Firewall
2 87 (2.36%) TCP/IP
3 80 (2.17%) VPN
3 80 (2.17%) WAN
4 75 (2.04%) Internet
5 74 (2.01%) Network Security
6 72 (1.95%) DNS
7 71 (1.93%) LAN
8 60 (1.63%) SAN
9 51 (1.38%) DHCP
10 49 (1.33%) Intranet
11 41 (1.11%) VoIP
12 38 (1.03%) BGP
12 38 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
13 33 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
14 31 (0.84%) Wireless
15 30 (0.81%) Cisco Nexus
15 30 (0.81%) MPLS
16 29 (0.79%) HTTP
17 27 (0.73%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 719 (19.52%) SQL Server
2 239 (6.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 209 (5.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 191 (5.18%) Data Warehouse
5 162 (4.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 119 (3.23%) Big Data
7 118 (3.20%) Relational Database
8 105 (2.85%) Power BI
9 90 (2.44%) NoSQL
10 81 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
11 67 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
12 64 (1.74%) MySQL
13 63 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
14 58 (1.57%) Oracle Database
15 53 (1.44%) Hadoop
16 47 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
17 39 (1.06%) MongoDB
17 39 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
18 35 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
19 34 (0.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 175 (4.75%) JIRA
2 119 (3.23%) Maven
3 94 (2.55%) Jenkins
4 89 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 86 (2.33%) Selenium
6 81 (2.20%) Git (software)
7 75 (2.04%) JUnit
8 66 (1.79%) Subversion
8 66 (1.79%) Visual Studio
9 57 (1.55%) Gradle
10 40 (1.09%) Ant
11 36 (0.98%) TeamCity
12 30 (0.81%) Mockito
13 29 (0.79%) WebDriver
14 25 (0.68%) Eclipse
15 21 (0.57%) Cucumber
15 21 (0.57%) Octopus Deploy
16 19 (0.52%) NUnit
16 19 (0.52%) SilkPerformer
16 19 (0.52%) SilkTest
General
1 926 (25.14%) Banking
2 291 (7.90%) Front Office
3 240 (6.51%) Investment Banking
4 200 (5.43%) Legal
5 168 (4.56%) Financial Institution
6 150 (4.07%) Advertising
7 143 (3.88%) Back Office
8 142 (3.85%) Marketing
9 140 (3.80%) Retail
10 98 (2.66%) Law
11 67 (1.82%) Telecoms
12 35 (0.95%) Games
13 31 (0.84%) French Language
14 27 (0.73%) Billing
14 27 (0.73%) Manufacturing
15 23 (0.62%) Electronics
16 15 (0.41%) Private Banking
16 15 (0.41%) Retail Banking
17 13 (0.35%) Publishing
18 9 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1136 (30.84%) Developer
2 834 (22.64%) Analyst
3 435 (11.81%) Java Developer
4 299 (8.12%) Senior Developer
5 249 (6.76%) Business Analyst
6 191 (5.18%) Support Analyst
7 190 (5.16%) C# Developer
8 181 (4.91%) Senior Java Developer
9 171 (4.64%) .NET Developer
10 160 (4.34%) Project Manager
11 148 (4.02%) Architect
12 144 (3.91%) Financial Analyst
12 144 (3.91%) Junior
13 141 (3.83%) SQL Developer
14 138 (3.75%) Applications Support
15 136 (3.69%) Consultant
16 126 (3.42%) C# .NET Developer
17 92 (2.50%) Administrator
18 90 (2.44%) Support Engineer
19 88 (2.39%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 408 (11.07%) .NET
2 361 (9.80%) HTML
3 309 (8.39%) AngularJS
4 254 (6.89%) CSS
5 174 (4.72%) HTML5
6 164 (4.45%) XML
7 157 (4.26%) Spring
8 144 (3.91%) Web Services
9 140 (3.80%) jQuery
10 136 (3.69%) FIX Protocol
11 125 (3.39%) ASP.NET
12 114 (3.09%) React
13 106 (2.88%) J2SE
14 90 (2.44%) REST
15 84 (2.28%) Hibernate
16 82 (2.23%) Node.js
17 72 (1.95%) ASP.NET MVC
18 68 (1.85%) JSON
19 67 (1.82%) .NET Framework
20 63 (1.71%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 422 (11.45%) Fintech
2 363 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
3 272 (7.38%) Computer Science
4 160 (4.34%) User Experience
5 142 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
6 140 (3.80%) Management Information System
7 135 (3.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 116 (3.15%) Equities
9 108 (2.93%) Fixed Income
9 108 (2.93%) Hedge funds
10 103 (2.80%) Derivative
11 90 (2.44%) Data Centre
12 75 (2.04%) Algorithms
13 63 (1.71%) Credit Risk
14 57 (1.55%) Market Risk
15 53 (1.44%) Data Structures
16 51 (1.38%) Clustering
17 39 (1.06%) Blackberry
18 34 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
19 30 (0.81%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 531 (14.41%) Windows
2 520 (14.12%) Linux
3 305 (8.28%) Unix
4 183 (4.97%) Windows Server
5 82 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 78 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 75 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 74 (2.01%) Windows 7
9 42 (1.14%) Solaris
10 28 (0.76%) CentOS
11 27 (0.73%) Windows 10
12 25 (0.68%) Android
13 19 (0.52%) Apple iOS
14 15 (0.41%) Windows 8
15 9 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (0.19%) AIX
16 7 (0.19%) Ubuntu
17 5 (0.14%) Debian
17 5 (0.14%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 939 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
2 328 (8.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 326 (8.85%) Business Intelligence
4 314 (8.52%) Project Management
5 290 (7.87%) ITIL
6 261 (7.08%) Scrum
7 250 (6.79%) SDLC
8 225 (6.11%) Business Analysis
9 215 (5.84%) Analytics
10 208 (5.65%) Low Latency
11 201 (5.46%) OO
12 197 (5.35%) TDD
13 195 (5.29%) Mathematics
14 192 (5.21%) Multithreading
15 175 (4.75%) Asset Management
16 174 (4.72%) Software Engineering
17 173 (4.70%) Test Automation
18 165 (4.48%) Mentoring
19 163 (4.42%) CRM
20 152 (4.13%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1091 (29.61%) SQL
2 833 (22.61%) Java
3 490 (13.30%) JavaScript
4 442 (12.00%) C#
5 365 (9.91%) Python
6 246 (6.68%) C++
7 184 (4.99%) T-SQL
8 111 (3.01%) Scala
9 110 (2.99%) PowerShell
10 91 (2.47%) C
11 83 (2.25%) Shell Script
12 82 (2.23%) Perl
13 67 (1.82%) VBA
14 66 (1.79%) PHP
15 51 (1.38%) R
16 49 (1.33%) VB
17 40 (1.09%) PL/SQL
18 39 (1.06%) Bash Shell
19 37 (1.00%) Ruby
20 35 (0.95%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 558 (15.15%) Degree
2 91 (2.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 89 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
4 76 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 73 (1.98%) ISEB
6 58 (1.57%) CISSP
7 57 (1.55%) CCNP
8 55 (1.49%) CISM
9 44 (1.19%) PMP
10 43 (1.17%) CCNA
11 42 (1.14%) CISA
12 41 (1.11%) PhD
13 34 (0.92%) MCSE
14 31 (0.84%) Master's Degree
14 31 (0.84%) PMI Certification
15 26 (0.71%) GCIH
15 26 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 25 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
17 23 (0.62%) MCSA
18 22 (0.60%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 192 (5.21%) QA
2 79 (2.14%) MiFID
3 64 (1.74%) PMO
4 60 (1.63%) Data Quality
5 38 (1.03%) SLA
6 36 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 25 (0.68%) EMIR
8 21 (0.57%) GDPR
9 17 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
10 12 (0.33%) ISO 20022
11 11 (0.30%) IFRS
11 11 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 11 (0.30%) PCI DSS
12 9 (0.24%) COBIT
13 8 (0.22%) Basel II
13 8 (0.22%) SEPA
14 7 (0.19%) ISO 15022
14 7 (0.19%) NIST 800
15 6 (0.16%) IFRS 9
15 6 (0.16%) Solvency II
System Software
1 205 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 89 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (1.06%) XenApp
4 35 (0.95%) vSphere
5 34 (0.92%) Docker
6 28 (0.76%) Hyper-V
7 27 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
8 26 (0.71%) XenDesktop
9 12 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
10 10 (0.27%) XenServer
11 9 (0.24%) HDFS
12 7 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 6 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
13 6 (0.16%) Virtual Desktop
13 6 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
14 5 (0.14%) VMware Server
15 4 (0.11%) NFS
16 3 (0.081%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 3 (0.081%) ProxySG
17 2 (0.054%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 78 (2.12%) Puppet
2 52 (1.41%) Ansible
3 50 (1.36%) SCCM
4 32 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (0.54%) Control-M
6 17 (0.46%) WSUS
7 16 (0.43%) Kubernetes
7 16 (0.43%) Nagios
8 15 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
8 15 (0.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 14 (0.38%) SCOM
10 12 (0.33%) Backup Exec
10 12 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
11 10 (0.27%) FortiGate
12 8 (0.22%) HockeyApp
12 8 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
12 8 (0.22%) vCenter Server
13 7 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
14 6 (0.16%) Host Intrusion Detection System
15 5 (0.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 584 (15.85%) Microsoft
2 384 (10.42%) Oracle
3 152 (4.13%) Cisco
4 144 (3.91%) VMware
5 103 (2.80%) Citrix
6 92 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
6 92 (2.50%) SAP
7 80 (2.17%) Sybase
8 75 (2.04%) Red Hat
9 54 (1.47%) TIBCO
10 48 (1.30%) HP
10 48 (1.30%) Tableau
11 45 (1.22%) CheckPoint
12 44 (1.19%) Juniper
13 43 (1.17%) Siebel
14 42 (1.14%) Hyperion
15 40 (1.09%) Palo Alto
16 38 (1.03%) Cognos
17 37 (1.00%) StreamBase
18 36 (0.98%) F5
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £90000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday