Period
to 20 October 2018

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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 203 178 197
Rank change year-on-year -25 +19 -34
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 157 157 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.42% 1.58% 1.45%
As % of the General category 2.70% 2.74% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 141 125 149
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £50,000 £35,000 £35,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,000 £92,750
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -

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 5,820 5,721 7,262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 52.74% 57.54% 60.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5,224 5,124 6,647
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,000 £36,250 £36,150
90th Percentile £95,000 £97,500 £90,025
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%

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 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Financial Institution in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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.

1 157 (100.00%) Finance
2 62 (39.49%) Banking
3 58 (36.94%) Java
4 48 (30.57%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (26.11%) Linux
6 38 (24.20%) SQL
7 31 (19.75%) Degree
8 28 (17.83%) Fintech
9 27 (17.20%) Unix
10 26 (16.56%) Windows
11 25 (15.92%) Microsoft
12 24 (15.29%) Firewall
13 23 (14.65%) TDD
13 23 (14.65%) OO
13 23 (14.65%) JavaScript
14 22 (14.01%) XML
14 22 (14.01%) CSS
14 22 (14.01%) Problem-Solving
15 21 (13.38%) C#
15 21 (13.38%) Spring
16 19 (12.10%) LAN
16 19 (12.10%) WAN
17 18 (11.46%) Project Management
17 18 (11.46%) Investment Banking
18 17 (10.83%) Law
18 17 (10.83%) .NET
18 17 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
18 17 (10.83%) Web Development
18 17 (10.83%) Hedge funds
19 16 (10.19%) Computer Science

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 4 (2.55%) Confluence
2 2 (1.27%) JBoss
2 2 (1.27%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.64%) Apache
3 1 (0.64%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.64%) IIS
3 1 (0.64%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (2.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
2 1 (0.64%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.64%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (4.46%) OpenShift
2 5 (3.18%) SaaS
3 4 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.27%) GitHub
5 1 (0.64%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.64%) npm
5 1 (0.64%) NuGet
5 1 (0.64%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 24 (15.29%) Firewall
2 19 (12.10%) LAN
2 19 (12.10%) WAN
3 16 (10.19%) TCP/IP
4 15 (9.55%) Internet
5 11 (7.01%) BGP
5 11 (7.01%) Cisco IOS
5 11 (7.01%) NX-OS
5 11 (7.01%) OSPF
5 11 (7.01%) Structured Cabling
5 11 (7.01%) VLAN
6 7 (4.46%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (1.91%) VPN
7 3 (1.91%) Wireless
8 2 (1.27%) IP Telephony
8 2 (1.27%) Skype
8 2 (1.27%) Telepresence
8 2 (1.27%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.27%) VoIP
8 2 (1.27%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.64%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.73%) MySQL
2 9 (5.73%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.18%) Big Data
4 4 (2.55%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.55%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.91%) Blockchain
5 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.64%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.64%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (5.10%) JUnit
2 6 (3.82%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.55%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.55%) JIRA
4 2 (1.27%) Phabricator
4 2 (1.27%) Selenium
4 2 (1.27%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.27%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.64%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.64%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.64%) Maven
5 1 (0.64%) NUnit
5 1 (0.64%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.64%) Subversion
5 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio Code
5 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.64%) WebStorm
General
1 157 (100.00%) Finance
2 62 (39.49%) Banking
3 18 (11.46%) Investment Banking
4 17 (10.83%) Law
5 9 (5.73%) Front Office
6 3 (1.91%) Advertising
6 3 (1.91%) Back Office
6 3 (1.91%) Retail
7 2 (1.27%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (1.27%) Retail Finance
8 1 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.64%) Electronics
8 1 (0.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 59 (37.58%) Developer
2 33 (21.02%) Java Developer
3 27 (17.20%) Analyst
4 14 (8.92%) JavaScript Developer
5 12 (7.64%) Applications Support
5 12 (7.64%) Cisco Engineer
5 12 (7.64%) Senior Developer
6 11 (7.01%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 11 (7.01%) Network Engineer
6 11 (7.01%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 11 (7.01%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 11 (7.01%) Senior Network Engineer
7 10 (6.37%) Business Analyst
8 9 (5.73%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (5.10%) Compliance Analyst
9 8 (5.10%) Consultant
9 8 (5.10%) Payments Business Analyst
9 8 (5.10%) Senior Business Analyst
9 8 (5.10%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 8 (5.10%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.01%) CSS
1 22 (14.01%) XML
2 21 (13.38%) Spring
3 17 (10.83%) .NET
4 14 (8.92%) Dojo
4 14 (8.92%) JSP
4 14 (8.92%) XSLT
5 11 (7.01%) 802.1X
6 10 (6.37%) React
7 9 (5.73%) RESTful
7 9 (5.73%) Web Services
8 8 (5.10%) HTML
8 8 (5.10%) J2EE
9 7 (4.46%) AngularJS
9 7 (4.46%) ASP.NET
9 7 (4.46%) Hibernate
9 7 (4.46%) Spring Boot
10 6 (3.82%) Node.js
11 5 (3.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (3.18%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.83%) Fintech
2 17 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (10.83%) Hedge funds
3 16 (10.19%) Computer Science
4 14 (8.92%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (7.64%) Reinsurance
6 8 (5.10%) Fixed Income
6 8 (5.10%) Management Information System
6 8 (5.10%) SWIFT
7 7 (4.46%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 7 (4.46%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (3.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (3.18%) Data Structures
9 5 (3.18%) Equities
10 4 (2.55%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (1.91%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.91%) Derivative
12 2 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.64%) Bitcoin
13 1 (0.64%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 41 (26.11%) Linux
2 27 (17.20%) Unix
3 26 (16.56%) Windows
4 9 (5.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (5.10%) CentOS
5 8 (5.10%) Windows Server
5 8 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (5.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (4.46%) AIX
6 7 (4.46%) HPUX
6 7 (4.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (4.46%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.91%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.91%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.91%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (30.57%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (14.65%) OO
2 23 (14.65%) TDD
3 22 (14.01%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (11.46%) Project Management
5 17 (10.83%) Web Development
6 16 (10.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (8.92%) Business Analysis
7 14 (8.92%) Information Security
7 14 (8.92%) SIEM
8 12 (7.64%) BDD
8 12 (7.64%) Microservices
8 12 (7.64%) Open Source
9 11 (7.01%) Load Balancing
9 11 (7.01%) Network Design
9 11 (7.01%) Software Delivery
9 11 (7.01%) Software Engineering
10 10 (6.37%) ITIL
10 10 (6.37%) Multithreading
11 9 (5.73%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 58 (36.94%) Java
2 38 (24.20%) SQL
3 23 (14.65%) JavaScript
4 21 (13.38%) C#
5 10 (6.37%) Java 8
6 9 (5.73%) Python
7 6 (3.82%) C++
7 6 (3.82%) Perl
7 6 (3.82%) Scala
8 4 (2.55%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.55%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.91%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.27%) C
10 2 (1.27%) Haskell
10 2 (1.27%) PHP
10 2 (1.27%) VBScript
11 1 (0.64%) Korn
11 1 (0.64%) Ruby
11 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (19.75%) Degree
2 14 (8.92%) CISSP
3 13 (8.28%) CCNP
3 13 (8.28%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (8.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (7.01%) CCIE
4 11 (7.01%) CCSA
4 11 (7.01%) CCSE
4 11 (7.01%) CISM
4 11 (7.01%) MCSE
4 11 (7.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.91%) CEH
5 3 (1.91%) CISMP
5 3 (1.91%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (1.91%) GIAC
6 2 (1.27%) CCNA
6 2 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.64%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.64%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.10%) ISO 20022
1 8 (5.10%) SEPA
2 7 (4.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 6 (3.82%) PMO
4 4 (2.55%) SLA
5 2 (1.27%) MiFID
6 1 (0.64%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.64%) FATCA
6 1 (0.64%) GDPR
6 1 (0.64%) IFRS
6 1 (0.64%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.64%) QA
6 1 (0.64%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (2.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.27%) Docker
2 2 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.64%) XenApp
3 1 (0.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (3.82%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.55%) SCCM
3 3 (1.91%) Ansible
3 3 (1.91%) Puppet
4 2 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (0.64%) SCOM
5 1 (0.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (15.92%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.28%) Cisco
3 11 (7.01%) CheckPoint
3 11 (7.01%) F5
3 11 (7.01%) Palo Alto
4 9 (5.73%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.46%) Sun
6 6 (3.82%) Oracle
7 3 (1.91%) Apple
8 2 (1.27%) BT
8 2 (1.27%) Sybase
8 2 (1.27%) Verint
8 2 (1.27%) VMware
9 1 (0.64%) Citrix
9 1 (0.64%) Equitrac
9 1 (0.64%) FNZ
9 1 (0.64%) Ivanti
9 1 (0.64%) Murex
9 1 (0.64%) SAP
9 1 (0.64%) Zend