Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 189 162
Rank change year-on-year +18 -27 +28
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 169 159 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.62% 1.49% 1.77%
As % of the General category 2.79% 2.52% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 144 141 211
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% - +8.70%
10th Percentile £40,375 £42,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £102,750 £95,000 £101,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +12.00% - +8.70%

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 6,052 6,313 8,750
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 57.98% 59.07% 61.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5,439 5,764 7,748
City of London median annual salary £62,000 £60,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +3.45% +1.75%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

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 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Financial Institution in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Financial Institution 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 Financial Institution.

1 169 (100.00%) Finance
2 66 (39.05%) Banking
3 57 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (28.99%) C#
5 46 (27.22%) JavaScript
6 42 (24.85%) Linux
7 40 (23.67%) SQL
8 39 (23.08%) Java
9 37 (21.89%) OO
10 36 (21.30%) SQL Server
11 35 (20.71%) AngularJS
12 31 (18.34%) Equities
13 30 (17.75%) Investment Banking
13 30 (17.75%) .NET
13 30 (17.75%) Python
14 28 (16.57%) HTML
14 28 (16.57%) ASP.NET
15 26 (15.38%) Microsoft
15 26 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
16 25 (14.79%) MVC
17 23 (13.61%) OOP
17 23 (13.61%) C++
18 22 (13.02%) Fintech
19 21 (12.43%) ASP.NET MVC
20 20 (11.83%) Computer Science
20 20 (11.83%) Analytics
20 20 (11.83%) DevOps
20 20 (11.83%) CSS
21 19 (11.24%) User Experience
22 18 (10.65%) HTML5

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 5 (2.96%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.78%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.78%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.78%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.18%) CMS
3 2 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (1.78%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.37%) Sonata
2 3 (1.78%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.18%) VisionPLUS
4 1 (0.59%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.96%) Office 365
3 3 (1.78%) GitHub
3 3 (1.78%) PaaS
3 3 (1.78%) SaaS
4 1 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.59%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.10%) Firewall
2 7 (4.14%) BGP
2 7 (4.14%) LAN
2 7 (4.14%) MPLS
2 7 (4.14%) OSPF
2 7 (4.14%) VPN
2 7 (4.14%) WAN
3 6 (3.55%) Internet
3 6 (3.55%) Wireless
4 5 (2.96%) BIG-IP
4 5 (2.96%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (2.96%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (2.96%) DHCP
4 5 (2.96%) DMVPN
4 5 (2.96%) DNS
4 5 (2.96%) IGMP
4 5 (2.96%) Multicast
4 5 (2.96%) Network Security
4 5 (2.96%) NX-OS
5 2 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (21.30%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.10%) Big Data
3 10 (5.92%) Blockchain
4 5 (2.96%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.37%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.78%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.78%) MySQL
6 3 (1.78%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.78%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.18%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.18%) OLAP
7 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.59%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.59%) Power BI
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.14%) JIRA
2 6 (3.55%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.37%) Gradle
5 2 (1.18%) Maven
5 2 (1.18%) Moq
5 2 (1.18%) MSTest
5 2 (1.18%) NUnit
5 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.59%) AutoIt
6 1 (0.59%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.59%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.59%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.59%) Selenium
6 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 169 (100.00%) Finance
2 66 (39.05%) Banking
3 30 (17.75%) Investment Banking
4 18 (10.65%) Front Office
5 6 (3.55%) Law
6 5 (2.96%) Back Office
6 5 (2.96%) French Language
7 3 (1.78%) Billing
7 3 (1.78%) Private Banking
7 3 (1.78%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.18%) Retail
9 1 (0.59%) Advertising
9 1 (0.59%) Games
9 1 (0.59%) German Language
9 1 (0.59%) International Banking
9 1 (0.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 75 (44.38%) Developer
2 22 (13.02%) Java Developer
3 20 (11.83%) Analyst
4 17 (10.06%) C# Developer
5 15 (8.88%) Consultant
5 15 (8.88%) Senior Developer
6 14 (8.28%) Software Engineer
7 13 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
7 13 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
8 12 (7.10%) Python Developer
9 10 (5.92%) .NET Developer
10 9 (5.33%) Business Analyst
10 9 (5.33%) Programmer
11 8 (4.73%) Head of Technology
11 8 (4.73%) Junior
12 7 (4.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 6 (3.55%) JavaScript Developer
13 6 (3.55%) Lead .NET Developer
13 6 (3.55%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 6 (3.55%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (20.71%) AngularJS
2 30 (17.75%) .NET
3 28 (16.57%) ASP.NET
3 28 (16.57%) HTML
4 21 (12.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (11.83%) CSS
6 18 (10.65%) HTML5
7 16 (9.47%) Angular 2
7 16 (9.47%) REST
8 15 (8.88%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (7.10%) XML
10 10 (5.92%) jQuery
11 9 (5.33%) Kafka
11 9 (5.33%) Web Services
11 9 (5.33%) WPF
12 8 (4.73%) FIX Protocol
12 8 (4.73%) React
12 8 (4.73%) WCF
12 8 (4.73%) XSLT
13 7 (4.14%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 31 (18.34%) Equities
2 26 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
3 22 (13.02%) Fintech
4 20 (11.83%) Computer Science
5 19 (11.24%) User Experience
6 14 (8.28%) Hedge funds
7 13 (7.69%) Data Structures
8 12 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (4.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (3.55%) Fixed Income
10 6 (3.55%) Management Information System
11 4 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (2.37%) SWIFT
12 3 (1.78%) Data Centre
13 2 (1.18%) Derivative
13 2 (1.18%) Market Risk
13 2 (1.18%) Public Cloud
13 2 (1.18%) Robotics
14 1 (0.59%) Credit Derivative
14 1 (0.59%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 42 (24.85%) Linux
2 18 (10.65%) Unix
2 18 (10.65%) Windows
3 6 (3.55%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.37%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.18%) CentOS
5 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (21.89%) OO
3 25 (14.79%) MVC
4 23 (13.61%) OOP
5 20 (11.83%) Analytics
5 20 (11.83%) DevOps
6 17 (10.06%) Software Engineering
7 15 (8.88%) Microservices
8 14 (8.28%) Change Management
8 14 (8.28%) Cryptocurrency
9 12 (7.10%) Mathematics
9 12 (7.10%) SOLID
9 12 (7.10%) Wealth Management
10 11 (6.51%) Multithreading
11 10 (5.92%) Applied Mathematics
12 9 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (5.33%) TDD
12 9 (5.33%) Time Management
13 8 (4.73%) Electronic Trading
14 7 (4.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (28.99%) C#
2 46 (27.22%) JavaScript
3 40 (23.67%) SQL
4 39 (23.08%) Java
5 30 (17.75%) Python
6 23 (13.61%) C++
7 14 (8.28%) T-SQL
8 11 (6.51%) C
9 8 (4.73%) F#
10 7 (4.14%) VB.NET
11 6 (3.55%) ES6
11 6 (3.55%) Go
11 6 (3.55%) Ruby
12 4 (2.37%) PHP
12 4 (2.37%) Scala
13 3 (1.78%) Perl
13 3 (1.78%) RPG
13 3 (1.78%) RPG IV
14 2 (1.18%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.59%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 12 (7.10%) Degree
2 5 (2.96%) CCDA
2 5 (2.96%) CCIE
2 5 (2.96%) CCNA
2 5 (2.96%) CCNP
2 5 (2.96%) CCSA
2 5 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.78%) ISEB
3 3 (1.78%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.18%) CREST Certified
4 2 (1.18%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.18%) OSCP
4 2 (1.18%) SANS
5 1 (0.59%) CFA
5 1 (0.59%) RHCA
5 1 (0.59%) RHCE
5 1 (0.59%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.59%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.14%) QA
2 4 (2.37%) PSD2
2 4 (2.37%) SEPA
3 2 (1.18%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (1.18%) GDPR
4 1 (0.59%) GCP
4 1 (0.59%) SLA
4 1 (0.59%) TARGET2
System Software
1 2 (1.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.18%) Docker
2 1 (0.59%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (4.14%) Ansible
2 6 (3.55%) Puppet
3 5 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (0.59%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.59%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.59%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.59%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.69%) Oracle
3 8 (4.73%) TOWER Software
4 7 (4.14%) Cisco
5 5 (2.96%) CheckPoint
5 5 (2.96%) F5
5 5 (2.96%) Palo Alto
6 3 (1.78%) BMC
6 3 (1.78%) Remedy
6 3 (1.78%) Snow
6 3 (1.78%) Sun
6 3 (1.78%) Sybase
7 2 (1.18%) Citrix
7 2 (1.18%) Infoblox
7 2 (1.18%) Jitterbit
7 2 (1.18%) Juniper
7 2 (1.18%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.59%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.59%) Reuters