Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 184 184 172
Rank change year-on-year 0 -12 +24
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 115 155 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.27% 1.50% 1.80%
As % of the General category 2.50% 2.96% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 103 132 164
City of London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +12.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £41,350 £41,625
90th Percentile £113,750 £96,250 £105,000
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%

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 4,601 5,233 6,346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 50.73% 50.57% 59.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3,914 4,641 5,698
City of London 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 £37,500 £37,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £96,250 £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 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 21 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Financial Institution in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 115 (100.00%) Finance
2 39 (33.91%) Java
3 26 (22.61%) Banking
4 25 (21.74%) Front Office
5 22 (19.13%) Linux
6 20 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 19 (16.52%) JavaScript
8 18 (15.65%) Degree
8 18 (15.65%) Computer Science
9 17 (14.78%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (14.78%) Spring
9 17 (14.78%) Python
9 17 (14.78%) Unix
10 16 (13.91%) Windows
10 16 (13.91%) ITIL
11 15 (13.04%) CSS
11 15 (13.04%) SQL
12 13 (11.30%) Greenfield Project
12 13 (11.30%) Computer Science Degree
12 13 (11.30%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (10.43%) OO
13 12 (10.43%) Investment Banking
14 11 (9.57%) Derivative
14 11 (9.57%) Dojo
14 11 (9.57%) Multithreading
14 11 (9.57%) JSP
14 11 (9.57%) XML
14 11 (9.57%) XSLT
14 11 (9.57%) MQSeries
14 11 (9.57%) 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 11 (9.57%) MQSeries
2 2 (1.74%) Apache Solr
2 2 (1.74%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.87%) Confluence
3 1 (0.87%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (5.22%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.87%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.87%) InDesign
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.87%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.09%) AWS
2 4 (3.48%) Azure
2 4 (3.48%) Power Platform
3 2 (1.74%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.87%) PaaS
4 1 (0.87%) SaaS
4 1 (0.87%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.09%) BGP
1 7 (6.09%) Cisco IOS
1 7 (6.09%) Cisco Nexus
1 7 (6.09%) LAN
1 7 (6.09%) NX-OS
1 7 (6.09%) OSPF
1 7 (6.09%) TCP/IP
1 7 (6.09%) VLAN
1 7 (6.09%) WAN
2 3 (2.61%) DNS
3 2 (1.74%) VPN
3 2 (1.74%) VSAN
3 2 (1.74%) Wireless
4 1 (0.87%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.87%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.57%) NoSQL
2 6 (5.22%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.48%) Power BI
4 2 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.74%) Big Data
5 1 (0.87%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 9 (7.83%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.09%) JUnit
3 6 (5.22%) Gradle
3 6 (5.22%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.22%) Maven
4 5 (4.35%) MSI
5 4 (3.48%) InstallShield
5 4 (3.48%) WinDbg
6 2 (1.74%) Android Studio
6 2 (1.74%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.74%) GitLab
6 2 (1.74%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.74%) Xcode
7 1 (0.87%) JIRA
7 1 (0.87%) webpack
General
1 115 (100.00%) Finance
2 26 (22.61%) Banking
3 25 (21.74%) Front Office
4 12 (10.43%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.48%) Back Office
5 4 (3.48%) Marketing
6 2 (1.74%) International Banking
7 1 (0.87%) Advertising
7 1 (0.87%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 48 (41.74%) Developer
2 30 (26.09%) Java Developer
3 11 (9.57%) Java Programmer
3 11 (9.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 11 (9.57%) Programmer
4 10 (8.70%) Analyst
4 10 (8.70%) Lead Developer
5 8 (6.96%) Lead Java Developer
6 7 (6.09%) Network Engineer
6 7 (6.09%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (6.09%) Support Analyst
7 6 (5.22%) Administrator
7 6 (5.22%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.22%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
8 5 (4.35%) Junior
8 5 (4.35%) Python Developer
9 4 (3.48%) Applications Packager
9 4 (3.48%) Front Office Developer
9 4 (3.48%) IT Manager
9 4 (3.48%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.78%) Spring
2 15 (13.04%) CSS
3 11 (9.57%) Dojo
3 11 (9.57%) JSP
3 11 (9.57%) XML
3 11 (9.57%) XSLT
4 8 (6.96%) .NET
5 6 (5.22%) HTML
6 4 (3.48%) J2EE
6 4 (3.48%) J2SE
6 4 (3.48%) JDBC
6 4 (3.48%) Natural Language Processing
7 3 (2.61%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.61%) React
8 2 (1.74%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (1.74%) OAuth
9 1 (0.87%) Angular 2
9 1 (0.87%) REST
9 1 (0.87%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.30%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (9.57%) Derivative
3 9 (7.83%) Data Centre
4 8 (6.96%) Hedge funds
4 8 (6.96%) Mobile App
5 7 (6.09%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (3.48%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.61%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.74%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.74%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.74%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.74%) User Experience
9 1 (0.87%) Animation
9 1 (0.87%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.87%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.87%) Motion Graphics
9 1 (0.87%) OTC Derivatives
9 1 (0.87%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.13%) Linux
2 17 (14.78%) Unix
3 16 (13.91%) Windows
4 7 (6.09%) Android
4 7 (6.09%) Apple iOS
5 6 (5.22%) Windows Server
6 5 (4.35%) Windows 10
7 4 (3.48%) CentOS
7 4 (3.48%) Mac OS
8 3 (2.61%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.87%) Solaris
10 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.65%) Computer Science
2 17 (14.78%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (13.91%) ITIL
4 13 (11.30%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (10.43%) OO
6 11 (9.57%) ITSM
6 11 (9.57%) Multithreading
7 10 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (7.83%) DevOps
8 9 (7.83%) Project Management
8 9 (7.83%) Service Management
9 8 (6.96%) Analytics
9 8 (6.96%) BDD
9 8 (6.96%) Service Delivery
9 8 (6.96%) TDD
10 7 (6.09%) Concurrent Programming
10 7 (6.09%) Fintech
10 7 (6.09%) Load Balancing
10 7 (6.09%) Network Design
10 7 (6.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 39 (33.91%) Java
2 19 (16.52%) JavaScript
3 17 (14.78%) Python
4 15 (13.04%) SQL
5 9 (7.83%) PowerShell
6 7 (6.09%) Java 8
7 6 (5.22%) C#
8 5 (4.35%) C++
9 4 (3.48%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.48%) R
9 4 (3.48%) VBA
9 4 (3.48%) VBScript
10 3 (2.61%) Kotlin
11 2 (1.74%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.74%) Scala
12 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.87%) C
12 1 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (15.65%) Degree
2 13 (11.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (7.83%) MCSE
3 9 (7.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (6.96%) CCIE
4 8 (6.96%) CCNP
4 8 (6.96%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (6.09%) CCNA
5 7 (6.09%) CCSA
5 7 (6.09%) CCSE
6 6 (5.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (3.48%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (2.61%) CISSP
9 2 (1.74%) Master's Degree
9 2 (1.74%) PMP
10 1 (0.87%) CBAP
10 1 (0.87%) CEH
10 1 (0.87%) GIAC
10 1 (0.87%) PgMP
10 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) SLA
2 2 (1.74%) PMO
3 1 (0.87%) EMIR
3 1 (0.87%) PSD2
System Software
1 7 (6.09%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.35%) Docker
2 5 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.61%) vSphere
4 2 (1.74%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.87%) XenApp
5 1 (0.87%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (6.09%) SCCM
2 6 (5.22%) WSUS
3 4 (3.48%) Jamf Pro
3 4 (3.48%) Kibana
3 4 (3.48%) Perfmon
3 4 (3.48%) Terraform
4 3 (2.61%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.61%) vCenter Server
5 2 (1.74%) Ansible
5 2 (1.74%) PowerCLI
5 2 (1.74%) SCOM
6 1 (0.87%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.87%) vRealize
Vendors
1 20 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.70%) Bloomberg
2 10 (8.70%) Reuters
2 10 (8.70%) VMware
3 8 (6.96%) CheckPoint
3 8 (6.96%) Cisco
3 8 (6.96%) F5
3 8 (6.96%) Oracle
4 7 (6.09%) Palo Alto
5 5 (4.35%) Citrix
6 4 (3.48%) Lumension
6 4 (3.48%) OpenLink
6 4 (3.48%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.48%) Tableau
7 2 (1.74%) Coverity
7 2 (1.74%) Google
7 2 (1.74%) HP
7 2 (1.74%) Planview
8 1 (0.87%) Arista
8 1 (0.87%) Ivanti