Period
to 18 November 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Financial Institution in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Financial Institution over the 6 months to 18 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 223 196 178
Rank change year-on-year -27 -18 +23
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 105 164 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.05% 1.48% 1.60%
As % of the General category 2.14% 2.84% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 83 147 133
City of London median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £38,500 £50,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £96,750 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% - +19.15%

Financial Institution 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 4,902 5,781 5,952
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 49.21% 52.30% 58.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4,200 5,154 5,363
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £38,250 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £98,750 £96,250 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £63,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.17% +5.00% -

Financial Institution
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Financial Institution as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Institution in the City of London

Financial Institution
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Financial Institution in the City of London

Financial Institution
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Institution in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Financial Institution in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, IT jobs citing Financial Institution 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 Financial Institution.

1 105 (100.00%) Finance
2 40 (38.10%) Java
3 34 (32.38%) Banking
4 24 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (17.14%) SQL
5 18 (17.14%) Microsoft
6 17 (16.19%) Investment Banking
6 17 (16.19%) Computer Science
7 16 (15.24%) Spring
7 16 (15.24%) Python
7 16 (15.24%) ITIL
8 14 (13.33%) Windows
8 14 (13.33%) Degree
9 13 (12.38%) Risk Management
9 13 (12.38%) Linux
9 13 (12.38%) JavaScript
9 13 (12.38%) Big Data
10 12 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (11.43%) NoSQL
10 12 (11.43%) Analytics
10 12 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (11.43%) Concurrent Programming
10 12 (11.43%) Greenfield Project
10 12 (11.43%) Computer Science Degree
10 12 (11.43%) OO
10 12 (11.43%) Investment Management
11 11 (10.48%) PowerShell
11 11 (10.48%) AWS
11 11 (10.48%) TDD
11 11 (10.48%) ITSM

Financial Institution
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 6 (5.71%) Apache Solr
1 6 (5.71%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.90%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.95%) Confluence
3 1 (0.95%) IIS
3 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.95%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.95%) InDesign
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.95%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.48%) AWS
2 5 (4.76%) Azure
3 4 (3.81%) Power Platform
4 3 (2.86%) SaaS
5 1 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.95%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.95%) PaaS
5 1 (0.95%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.67%) OSPF
2 6 (5.71%) BGP
2 6 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
2 6 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (5.71%) LAN
2 6 (5.71%) NX-OS
2 6 (5.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.71%) VLAN
2 6 (5.71%) WAN
3 3 (2.86%) VPN
4 2 (1.90%) DNS
4 2 (1.90%) Firewall
4 2 (1.90%) Wireless
5 1 (0.95%) MPLS
5 1 (0.95%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.95%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.38%) Big Data
2 12 (11.43%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (4.76%) Blockchain
4 5 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.81%) Power BI
6 1 (0.95%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 8 (7.62%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.67%) JUnit
3 6 (5.71%) Gradle
3 6 (5.71%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.71%) Maven
4 5 (4.76%) MSI
5 4 (3.81%) InstallShield
5 4 (3.81%) WinDbg
6 2 (1.90%) Android Studio
6 2 (1.90%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.90%) gulp
6 2 (1.90%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.90%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (1.90%) PhantomJS
6 2 (1.90%) Selenium
6 2 (1.90%) Xcode
7 1 (0.95%) JIRA
7 1 (0.95%) NUnit
7 1 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 105 (100.00%) Finance
2 34 (32.38%) Banking
3 17 (16.19%) Investment Banking
4 8 (7.62%) Front Office
5 4 (3.81%) Marketing
6 1 (0.95%) Advertising
6 1 (0.95%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (0.95%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (43.81%) Developer
2 25 (23.81%) Java Developer
3 14 (13.33%) Lead Developer
4 12 (11.43%) Analyst
5 8 (7.62%) Lead Java Developer
6 6 (5.71%) Applications Support
6 6 (5.71%) Big Data Developer
6 6 (5.71%) Network Engineer
6 6 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (5.71%) Support Analyst
7 5 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) Applications Packager
8 4 (3.81%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (3.81%) Junior
8 4 (3.81%) Python Developer
8 4 (3.81%) Service Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) Technical Developer
8 4 (3.81%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.24%) Spring
2 9 (8.57%) React
3 7 (6.67%) .NET
3 7 (6.67%) HTML
4 6 (5.71%) CSS
5 4 (3.81%) AngularJS
5 4 (3.81%) Natural Language Processing
5 4 (3.81%) Software Packaging
6 3 (2.86%) HTML5
6 3 (2.86%) WPF
6 3 (2.86%) XML
7 2 (1.90%) Dojo
7 2 (1.90%) JSP
7 2 (1.90%) Node.js
7 2 (1.90%) OAuth
7 2 (1.90%) RESTful
7 2 (1.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (1.90%) Web Services
7 2 (1.90%) WebSockets
7 2 (1.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (11.43%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 8 (7.62%) Equities
3 8 (7.62%) Hedge funds
4 7 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
4 7 (6.67%) User Experience
5 5 (4.76%) Algorithms
5 5 (4.76%) Data Structures
5 5 (4.76%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.81%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.90%) Derivative
7 2 (1.90%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.95%) Animation
8 1 (0.95%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.95%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.95%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.95%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.95%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.33%) Windows
2 13 (12.38%) Linux
3 8 (7.62%) Unix
3 8 (7.62%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.76%) Windows 10
4 5 (4.76%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.81%) Mac OS
6 3 (2.86%) Android
6 3 (2.86%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.95%) Solaris
8 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (16.19%) Computer Science
3 16 (15.24%) ITIL
4 13 (12.38%) Risk Management
5 12 (11.43%) Analytics
5 12 (11.43%) Concurrent Programming
5 12 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (11.43%) Investment Management
5 12 (11.43%) OO
6 11 (10.48%) ITSM
6 11 (10.48%) TDD
7 10 (9.52%) Data Analytics
7 10 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (8.57%) BDD
8 9 (8.57%) Fintech
8 9 (8.57%) Machine Learning
8 9 (8.57%) Service Delivery
9 8 (7.62%) Low Latency
9 8 (7.62%) Multithreading
9 8 (7.62%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (38.10%) Java
2 18 (17.14%) SQL
3 16 (15.24%) Python
4 13 (12.38%) JavaScript
5 11 (10.48%) PowerShell
6 7 (6.67%) Java 8
6 7 (6.67%) Kotlin
7 6 (5.71%) Scala
8 5 (4.76%) C#
9 4 (3.81%) R
9 4 (3.81%) VBA
9 4 (3.81%) VBScript
10 3 (2.86%) C++
10 3 (2.86%) Go
10 3 (2.86%) Ruby
11 2 (1.90%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.90%) C
11 2 (1.90%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.95%) Perl
12 1 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (13.33%) Degree
2 12 (11.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (7.62%) MCSE
3 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (5.71%) CCIE
4 6 (5.71%) CCNA
4 6 (5.71%) CCNP
4 6 (5.71%) CCSA
4 6 (5.71%) CCSE
4 6 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (4.76%) Master's Degree
5 5 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (3.81%) PMP
7 3 (2.86%) CISSP
8 2 (1.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.95%) CBAP
9 1 (0.95%) CISA
9 1 (0.95%) CISM
9 1 (0.95%) CRISC
9 1 (0.95%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) SLA
2 1 (0.95%) EMIR
2 1 (0.95%) GDPR
2 1 (0.95%) PMO
2 1 (0.95%) PSD2
System Software
1 9 (8.57%) Docker
2 5 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.90%) vSphere
5 1 (0.95%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.95%) XenApp
5 1 (0.95%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (5.71%) SCCM
1 6 (5.71%) WSUS
2 4 (3.81%) Ansible
2 4 (3.81%) Jamf Pro
2 4 (3.81%) Kibana
2 4 (3.81%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.81%) Perfmon
2 4 (3.81%) Puppet
3 3 (2.86%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.90%) Control-M
4 2 (1.90%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.95%) PowerCLI
5 1 (0.95%) SCOM
5 1 (0.95%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.67%) CheckPoint
2 7 (6.67%) Citrix
2 7 (6.67%) F5
3 6 (5.71%) Cisco
3 6 (5.71%) Palo Alto
4 4 (3.81%) Lumension
4 4 (3.81%) Tableau
4 4 (3.81%) VMware
5 3 (2.86%) OpenLink
5 3 (2.86%) Oracle
6 2 (1.90%) Google
7 1 (0.95%) Advent
7 1 (0.95%) HP
7 1 (0.95%) IBM
7 1 (0.95%) Ivanti
7 1 (0.95%) Reuters
7 1 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.95%) SonicWALL
7 1 (0.95%) Sybase