Period
to 19 March 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 19 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 194 162 190
Rank change year-on-year -32 +28 +7
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 145 193 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.40% 1.81% 1.50%
As % of the General category 2.79% 3.09% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 122 164 138
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% -
10th Percentile £38,325 £45,000 £45,875
90th Percentile £97,375 £105,000 £102,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -

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 5,191 6,254 5,802
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 50.18% 58.63% 56.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4,595 5,579 5,289
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £97,500 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +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 19 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Financial Institution in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 March 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.

1 145 (100.00%) Finance
2 61 (42.07%) SQL
3 56 (38.62%) Java
4 55 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (33.79%) Banking
6 47 (32.41%) Degree
7 32 (22.07%) Computer Science
8 31 (21.38%) TDD
8 31 (21.38%) .NET
9 30 (20.69%) C#
10 29 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 28 (19.31%) Multithreading
11 28 (19.31%) Computer Science Degree
12 27 (18.62%) Spring
13 26 (17.93%) Investment Banking
14 24 (16.55%) Linux
14 24 (16.55%) OO
14 24 (16.55%) Mathematics
15 21 (14.48%) .NET Framework
16 20 (13.79%) WCF
16 20 (13.79%) BDD
17 19 (13.10%) Ansible
17 19 (13.10%) Microsoft
18 18 (12.41%) WPF
18 18 (12.41%) Microsoft Azure
18 18 (12.41%) J2EE
18 18 (12.41%) DevOps
18 18 (12.41%) AngularJS
19 17 (11.72%) NoSQL
20 16 (11.03%) Oracle

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 13 (8.97%) WebLogic
1 13 (8.97%) WebSphere
2 11 (7.59%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.45%) Apache Solr
4 4 (2.76%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.76%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.07%) Confluence
6 1 (0.69%) IIS
6 1 (0.69%) JBoss
Applications
1 11 (7.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (4.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.38%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.38%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.45%) Internet
2 4 (2.76%) FTP
2 4 (2.76%) HTTP
2 4 (2.76%) InfiniBand
2 4 (2.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.72%) NoSQL
3 15 (10.34%) Relational Database
4 14 (9.66%) RDBMS
5 11 (7.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (7.59%) SQL Server 2014
5 11 (7.59%) SQL Server 2016
6 9 (6.21%) Big Data
7 7 (4.83%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.76%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.76%) HBase
9 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (2.07%) MySQL
11 2 (1.38%) Power BI
12 1 (0.69%) Blockchain
12 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (11.03%) JUnit
2 11 (7.59%) Jenkins
3 10 (6.90%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.83%) JIRA
5 5 (3.45%) Maven
5 5 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.45%) Vagrant
6 4 (2.76%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.07%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.38%) Phabricator
8 2 (1.38%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.38%) webpack
9 1 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.69%) Babel
9 1 (0.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.69%) git-flow
9 1 (0.69%) Selenium
9 1 (0.69%) TestRail
9 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.69%) WinDbg
General
1 145 (100.00%) Finance
2 49 (33.79%) Banking
3 26 (17.93%) Investment Banking
4 14 (9.66%) Front Office
5 6 (4.14%) Law
6 4 (2.76%) Back Office
6 4 (2.76%) Legal
7 3 (2.07%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (2.07%) Retail
8 2 (1.38%) Games
9 1 (0.69%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.69%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 67 (46.21%) Developer
2 26 (17.93%) Java Developer
3 20 (13.79%) Consultant
4 19 (13.10%) SQL Developer
5 18 (12.41%) Analyst
6 17 (11.72%) C# Developer
7 12 (8.28%) .NET Developer
7 12 (8.28%) Applications Support
7 12 (8.28%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (8.28%) Enterprise Solutions Consultant
7 12 (8.28%) J2EE Consultant
7 12 (8.28%) Java Consultant
7 12 (8.28%) Payments Consultant
7 12 (8.28%) Solutions Consultant
8 11 (7.59%) Applications Support Analyst
8 11 (7.59%) Financial Analyst
8 11 (7.59%) Support Analyst
9 10 (6.90%) Architect
10 8 (5.52%) Front Office Developer
11 7 (4.83%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (21.38%) .NET
2 27 (18.62%) Spring
3 21 (14.48%) .NET Framework
4 20 (13.79%) WCF
5 18 (12.41%) AngularJS
5 18 (12.41%) J2EE
5 18 (12.41%) WPF
6 13 (8.97%) Java EE
7 12 (8.28%) Entity Framework
8 11 (7.59%) Task Parallel Library
9 10 (6.90%) React
10 8 (5.52%) LDAP
10 8 (5.52%) REST
11 7 (4.83%) Middleware
11 7 (4.83%) TIBCO EMS
12 6 (4.14%) HTML
13 5 (3.45%) CSS
14 4 (2.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (2.76%) Kafka
14 4 (2.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.03%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (10.34%) Hedge funds
3 14 (9.66%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (8.28%) Fintech
5 11 (7.59%) Data Structures
6 10 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (6.90%) Management Information System
7 9 (6.21%) Fixed Income
8 8 (5.52%) User Experience
9 6 (4.14%) Algorithms
10 4 (2.76%) Clustering
10 4 (2.76%) Data Centre
11 3 (2.07%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 3 (2.07%) Equities
11 3 (2.07%) Mobile App
11 3 (2.07%) Self-Motivation
12 2 (1.38%) Derivative
12 2 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (1.38%) Reinsurance
13 1 (0.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (16.55%) Linux
2 15 (10.34%) Windows
3 11 (7.59%) Unix
4 8 (5.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.69%) Solaris
5 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (22.07%) Computer Science
3 31 (21.38%) TDD
4 28 (19.31%) Multithreading
5 24 (16.55%) Mathematics
5 24 (16.55%) OO
6 20 (13.79%) BDD
7 18 (12.41%) DevOps
8 16 (11.03%) Concurrent Programming
8 16 (11.03%) Microservices
8 16 (11.03%) SOA
9 15 (10.34%) Analytics
9 15 (10.34%) Data Analysis
10 14 (9.66%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (7.59%) Capital Modelling
12 11 (7.59%) Data Modelling
12 11 (7.59%) MVVM
12 11 (7.59%) OOA/OOD
12 11 (7.59%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 61 (42.07%) SQL
2 56 (38.62%) Java
3 30 (20.69%) C#
4 16 (11.03%) C
4 16 (11.03%) Java 8
4 16 (11.03%) JavaScript
5 11 (7.59%) Python
6 7 (4.83%) PowerShell
6 7 (4.83%) Scala
7 5 (3.45%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.76%) Perl
8 4 (2.76%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.07%) Go
9 3 (2.07%) Ruby
10 2 (1.38%) C++
11 1 (0.69%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.69%) R
11 1 (0.69%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 47 (32.41%) Degree
2 28 (19.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (4.83%) Master's Degree
4 5 (3.45%) TOGAF Certification
5 4 (2.76%) A+ Certification
5 4 (2.76%) RHCSA
6 3 (2.07%) CEH
6 3 (2.07%) CISSP
7 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.28%) QA
2 2 (1.38%) SEPA
3 1 (0.69%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 16 (11.03%) Docker
2 5 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (13.10%) Ansible
2 13 (8.97%) Puppet
3 8 (5.52%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (4.14%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (3.45%) Control-M
5 5 (3.45%) Nagios
5 5 (3.45%) NetBackup
5 5 (3.45%) SCCM
6 4 (2.76%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (1.38%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.38%) Mesos
8 1 (0.69%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.69%) Perfmon
8 1 (0.69%) SCOM
8 1 (0.69%) Terraform
8 1 (0.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (13.10%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.03%) Oracle
3 8 (5.52%) Red Hat
4 7 (4.83%) TIBCO
5 5 (3.45%) Citrix
6 4 (2.76%) HP
6 4 (2.76%) Remedy
6 4 (2.76%) SaltStack
6 4 (2.76%) Veritas
7 2 (1.38%) Tableau
8 1 (0.69%) Altiris
8 1 (0.69%) Blue Prism
8 1 (0.69%) Ivanti
8 1 (0.69%) LogRhythm
8 1 (0.69%) Lumension
8 1 (0.69%) McAfee
8 1 (0.69%) SAP
8 1 (0.69%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.69%) Symantec
8 1 (0.69%) Temenos