Period
to 31 March 2020

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 31 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
Central London > City of London
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 178 198 176
Rank change year-on-year +20 -22 +11
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 112 148 188
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.28% 1.44% 1.75%
As % of the General category 2.51% 2.81% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 118 125 158
Median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £47,500 £41,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £113,750 £96,250 £110,375
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +4.48% -0.74%

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 4,460 5,263 6,342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 50.96% 51.18% 58.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3,830 4,632 5,640
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,325 £37,500
90th Percentile £103,875 £97,500 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -

Financial Institution
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Financial Institution as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Financial Institution in the City of London over the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

Salary histogram for Financial Institution in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, 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.

1 112 (100.00%) Finance
2 35 (31.25%) Java
3 28 (25.00%) Linux
4 25 (22.32%) Front Office
5 23 (20.54%) Banking
6 22 (19.64%) Unix
7 21 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 20 (17.86%) JavaScript
9 18 (16.07%) Python
10 17 (15.18%) CSS
10 17 (15.18%) Degree
10 17 (15.18%) Computer Science
11 15 (13.39%) Spring
11 15 (13.39%) OO
11 15 (13.39%) SQL
12 14 (12.50%) MQSeries
12 14 (12.50%) Windows
12 14 (12.50%) JSP
12 14 (12.50%) XML
12 14 (12.50%) XSLT
12 14 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (12.50%) Dojo
13 13 (11.61%) ITIL
14 12 (10.71%) MCSE
14 12 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (10.71%) Derivative
14 12 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
14 12 (10.71%) Computer Science Degree
14 12 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
15 11 (9.82%) F5

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 14 (12.50%) MQSeries
2 1 (0.89%) Confluence
2 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.89%) IIS
2 1 (0.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.89%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.89%) InDesign
2 1 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.36%) AWS
2 4 (3.57%) Azure
2 4 (3.57%) Power Platform
3 2 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.89%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.89%) PaaS
4 1 (0.89%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.82%) LAN
1 11 (9.82%) TCP/IP
1 11 (9.82%) WAN
2 10 (8.93%) BGP
2 10 (8.93%) OSPF
3 6 (5.36%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (5.36%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (5.36%) NX-OS
3 6 (5.36%) VLAN
4 3 (2.68%) DNS
5 2 (1.79%) VSAN
6 1 (0.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.04%) NoSQL
1 9 (8.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.57%) Power BI
3 1 (0.89%) MySQL
3 1 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (8.04%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.46%) Gradle
2 5 (4.46%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.46%) JUnit
2 5 (4.46%) Maven
3 3 (2.68%) Bitbucket
3 3 (2.68%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.79%) Android Studio
4 2 (1.79%) GitLab
4 2 (1.79%) InstallShield
4 2 (1.79%) JIRA
4 2 (1.79%) MSI
4 2 (1.79%) WinDbg
4 2 (1.79%) Xcode
5 1 (0.89%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.89%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.89%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 112 (100.00%) Finance
2 25 (22.32%) Front Office
3 23 (20.54%) Banking
4 9 (8.04%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.46%) Back Office
6 3 (2.68%) Marketing
7 2 (1.79%) International Banking
8 1 (0.89%) Advertising
8 1 (0.89%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 46 (41.07%) Developer
2 28 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 14 (12.50%) Java Programmer
3 14 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 14 (12.50%) Programmer
4 10 (8.93%) Analyst
4 10 (8.93%) Network Engineer
4 10 (8.93%) Senior Network Engineer
5 9 (8.04%) Support Analyst
6 7 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.36%) Administrator
7 6 (5.36%) Lead Developer
7 6 (5.36%) Python Developer
7 6 (5.36%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
8 5 (4.46%) Lead Java Developer
8 5 (4.46%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (4.46%) Support Team Leader
8 5 (4.46%) Team Leader
9 4 (3.57%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (3.57%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.18%) CSS
2 15 (13.39%) Spring
3 14 (12.50%) Dojo
3 14 (12.50%) JSP
3 14 (12.50%) XML
3 14 (12.50%) XSLT
4 8 (7.14%) .NET
5 5 (4.46%) J2EE
5 5 (4.46%) J2SE
5 5 (4.46%) JDBC
6 4 (3.57%) HTML
6 4 (3.57%) Natural Language Processing
7 3 (2.68%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.79%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (1.79%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (1.79%) OAuth
9 1 (0.89%) REST
9 1 (0.89%) RESTful
9 1 (0.89%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.71%) Derivative
1 12 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 7 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 7 (6.25%) Equity Derivative
4 6 (5.36%) Hedge funds
5 5 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.68%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.68%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.79%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.79%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.79%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.89%) Animation
8 1 (0.89%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.89%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.89%) Motion Graphics
8 1 (0.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.00%) Linux
2 22 (19.64%) Unix
3 14 (12.50%) Windows
4 7 (6.25%) Android
4 7 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 6 (5.36%) Windows Server
6 5 (4.46%) CentOS
7 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (1.79%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.79%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.18%) Computer Science
2 15 (13.39%) OO
3 14 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (11.61%) ITIL
5 12 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (8.93%) Load Balancing
6 10 (8.93%) Multithreading
6 10 (8.93%) Network Design
7 9 (8.04%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (7.14%) DevOps
8 8 (7.14%) Mathematics
9 7 (6.25%) Project Management
9 7 (6.25%) Scrum
9 7 (6.25%) Service Delivery
9 7 (6.25%) Service Management
9 7 (6.25%) TDD
10 6 (5.36%) BDD
10 6 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (5.36%) ITSM
11 5 (4.46%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 35 (31.25%) Java
2 20 (17.86%) JavaScript
3 18 (16.07%) Python
4 15 (13.39%) SQL
5 7 (6.25%) C#
6 6 (5.36%) PowerShell
7 5 (4.46%) C++
7 5 (4.46%) Java 8
7 5 (4.46%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.57%) R
8 4 (3.57%) VBA
9 2 (1.79%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.79%) Kotlin
9 2 (1.79%) VBScript
10 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.89%) C
10 1 (0.89%) ES6
Qualifications
1 17 (15.18%) Degree
2 12 (10.71%) Computer Science Degree
2 12 (10.71%) MCSE
2 12 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (9.82%) CCIE
3 11 (9.82%) CCNP
3 11 (9.82%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (8.93%) CCSA
4 10 (8.93%) CCSE
5 6 (5.36%) CCNA
6 5 (4.46%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (2.68%) CISSP
9 2 (1.79%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.89%) CBAP
10 1 (0.89%) CEH
10 1 (0.89%) GIAC
10 1 (0.89%) PgMP
10 1 (0.89%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.89%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.79%) SLA
2 1 (0.89%) COBIT
2 1 (0.89%) PMO
2 1 (0.89%) PSD2
System Software
1 5 (4.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.68%) Docker
3 3 (2.68%) vSphere
4 2 (1.79%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (3.57%) Kibana
1 4 (3.57%) SCCM
1 4 (3.57%) Terraform
2 3 (2.68%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.68%) vCenter Server
3 2 (1.79%) Ansible
3 2 (1.79%) Jamf Pro
3 2 (1.79%) Perfmon
3 2 (1.79%) PowerCLI
3 2 (1.79%) SCOM
3 2 (1.79%) WSUS
4 1 (0.89%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.89%) vRealize
Vendors
1 21 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.82%) Bloomberg
2 11 (9.82%) CheckPoint
2 11 (9.82%) Cisco
2 11 (9.82%) F5
2 11 (9.82%) Oracle
2 11 (9.82%) Reuters
3 10 (8.93%) Palo Alto
4 9 (8.04%) VMware
5 4 (3.57%) OpenLink
5 4 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.57%) Tableau
6 2 (1.79%) Citrix
6 2 (1.79%) Coverity
6 2 (1.79%) Google
6 2 (1.79%) HP
6 2 (1.79%) Lumension
6 2 (1.79%) Planview
6 2 (1.79%) Sun
6 2 (1.79%) Sybase