Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 163 196 208
Rank change year-on-year +33 +12 -20
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 94 27 106
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.50% 0.62% 1.17%
As % of the General category 2.49% 1.01% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 76 25 94
10th Percentile £48,125 £50,000 £47,500
25th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £67,500 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.41% -10.00% +7.14%
75th Percentile £82,500 £83,750 £86,250
90th Percentile £104,375 £95,000 £113,750
Central London median annual salary £65,500 £70,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -6.43% -6.67% +7.14%

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 3,780 2,669 5,570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 60.18% 61.51% 61.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3,252 2,346 4,780
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £36,250
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £48,447
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.54% -
75th Percentile £91,250 £88,750 £82,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

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 27 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Financial Institution in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 94 (100.00%) Finance
2 31 (32.98%) Banking
3 22 (23.40%) Risk Management
4 21 (22.34%) SQL
5 20 (21.28%) Windows
5 20 (21.28%) Front Office
6 19 (20.21%) Microsoft
6 19 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (20.21%) Social Skills
7 18 (19.15%) GDPR
7 18 (19.15%) Python
7 18 (19.15%) Legal
8 17 (18.09%) Data Protection
8 17 (18.09%) Hedge funds
9 15 (15.96%) DevOps
9 15 (15.96%) Azure
10 12 (12.77%) VMware
10 12 (12.77%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (11.70%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (11.70%) FIX Protocol
12 10 (10.64%) ITIL
12 10 (10.64%) C#
12 10 (10.64%) Java
12 10 (10.64%) SLA
12 10 (10.64%) Active Directory
12 10 (10.64%) Windows 10
12 10 (10.64%) Windows Server
13 9 (9.57%) Fintech
13 9 (9.57%) Microservices

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 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (4.26%) MS Exchange
1 4 (4.26%) SharePoint
1 4 (4.26%) Skype for Business
2 3 (3.19%) IIS
3 1 (1.06%) Apache
3 1 (1.06%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (1.06%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.06%) Confluence
3 1 (1.06%) Jetty
3 1 (1.06%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Actimize
1 1 (1.06%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.96%) Azure
2 9 (9.57%) Microsoft 365
3 7 (7.45%) AWS
4 4 (4.26%) GCP
5 2 (2.13%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 2 (2.13%) Datadog
5 2 (2.13%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.06%) Azure Monitor
6 1 (1.06%) Force.com
6 1 (1.06%) GitHub
6 1 (1.06%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (1.06%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 1 (1.06%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.51%) DHCP
1 8 (8.51%) DNS
2 7 (7.45%) Wireless
3 5 (5.32%) Firewall
3 5 (5.32%) VPN
4 4 (4.26%) Skype
5 3 (3.19%) NX-OS
5 3 (3.19%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.13%) FTP
7 1 (1.06%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (1.06%) HTTP
7 1 (1.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.51%) NoSQL
2 5 (5.32%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.26%) MySQL
3 4 (4.26%) OLAP
3 4 (4.26%) OLTP
3 4 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2017
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.13%) Tableau
5 1 (1.06%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.06%) Big Data
5 1 (1.06%) BigQuery
5 1 (1.06%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.06%) Flink
5 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.06%) Metadata
5 1 (1.06%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.19%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.19%) Maven
2 3 (3.19%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.13%) Ant
3 2 (2.13%) CircleCI
3 2 (2.13%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.13%) Gradle
3 2 (2.13%) JUnit
3 2 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (2.13%) Spinnaker
3 2 (2.13%) Subversion
4 1 (1.06%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (1.06%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.06%) Concordion
4 1 (1.06%) Cypress.io
4 1 (1.06%) Mockito
4 1 (1.06%) Postman
4 1 (1.06%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.06%) SonarQube
General
1 94 (100.00%) Finance
2 31 (32.98%) Banking
3 20 (21.28%) Front Office
4 19 (20.21%) Social Skills
5 18 (19.15%) Legal
6 11 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (8.51%) Investment Banking
8 6 (6.38%) Retail
9 5 (5.32%) Advertising
10 3 (3.19%) Back Office
10 3 (3.19%) Billing
11 1 (1.06%) Electronics
11 1 (1.06%) International Banking
11 1 (1.06%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 24 (25.53%) Developer
2 17 (18.09%) Analyst
3 9 (9.57%) Front Office Developer
3 9 (9.57%) Python Developer
4 6 (6.38%) Data Engineer
4 6 (6.38%) Junior
5 5 (5.32%) Applications Support
5 5 (5.32%) Business Analyst
5 5 (5.32%) Desktop Support
5 5 (5.32%) FX Business Analyst
5 5 (5.32%) Head of IT
5 5 (5.32%) Service Analyst
5 5 (5.32%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (4.26%) .NET Developer
6 4 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (4.26%) Senior Business Analyst
6 4 (4.26%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 4 (4.26%) Support Analyst
6 4 (4.26%) Support Engineer
6 4 (4.26%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.70%) FIX Protocol
2 7 (7.45%) .NET
2 7 (7.45%) Web Services
3 4 (4.26%) FastAPI
3 4 (4.26%) Pandas
3 4 (4.26%) Starlette
4 3 (3.19%) AngularJS
4 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.13%) .NET Core
5 2 (2.13%) JSON
5 2 (2.13%) React
5 2 (2.13%) Sensu
5 2 (2.13%) Spring
6 1 (1.06%) Angular 2
6 1 (1.06%) Java EE
6 1 (1.06%) NgRx
6 1 (1.06%) Redux
6 1 (1.06%) RxJS
6 1 (1.06%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.06%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.09%) Hedge funds
2 8 (8.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (7.45%) Blackberry
4 5 (5.32%) Analytical Mindset
4 5 (5.32%) Credit Risk
5 4 (4.26%) PKI
5 4 (4.26%) Replication
6 3 (3.19%) Equities
6 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.13%) CMDB
7 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.13%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.06%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.06%) Derivative
8 1 (1.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.06%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.06%) Handset
8 1 (1.06%) SWIFT
8 1 (1.06%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.28%) Windows
2 10 (10.64%) Windows 10
2 10 (10.64%) Windows Server
3 7 (7.45%) Unix
3 7 (7.45%) Windows 7
4 6 (6.38%) Linux
5 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.13%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.06%) Android
7 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.40%) Risk Management
2 19 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (18.09%) Data Protection
4 15 (15.96%) DevOps
5 12 (12.77%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (10.64%) ITIL
7 9 (9.57%) Fintech
7 9 (9.57%) ITSM
7 9 (9.57%) Microservices
7 9 (9.57%) Migration
8 7 (7.45%) Requirements Gathering
8 7 (7.45%) TDD
9 6 (6.38%) Asset Management
9 6 (6.38%) CI/CD
9 6 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (6.38%) Incident Management
9 6 (6.38%) SDLC
9 6 (6.38%) Service Delivery
9 6 (6.38%) Service Management
9 6 (6.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.34%) SQL
2 18 (19.15%) Python
3 10 (10.64%) C#
3 10 (10.64%) Java
4 8 (8.51%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.06%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.06%) Bash
6 1 (1.06%) Scala
6 1 (1.06%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (6.38%) Degree
2 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.19%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (19.15%) GDPR
2 10 (10.64%) SLA
3 3 (3.19%) QA
4 2 (2.13%) PMO
5 1 (1.06%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.06%) NIST
5 1 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (11.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (10.64%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.38%) vSphere
4 4 (4.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (7.45%) SCCM
2 6 (6.38%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (6.38%) NetBackup
2 6 (6.38%) SCOM
3 4 (4.26%) Kubernetes
3 4 (4.26%) OfficeScan
3 4 (4.26%) Trend Micro Deep Security
4 2 (2.13%) Automic
4 2 (2.13%) Grafana
4 2 (2.13%) Nagios
4 2 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.13%) vCenter Server
4 2 (2.13%) WSUS
5 1 (1.06%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.06%) MOM
5 1 (1.06%) Terraform
5 1 (1.06%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 19 (20.21%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.77%) VMware
3 9 (9.57%) ServiceNow
4 6 (6.38%) Altiris
4 6 (6.38%) McAfee
5 4 (4.26%) Bloomberg
5 4 (4.26%) Cisco
5 4 (4.26%) HP
5 4 (4.26%) Huawei
5 4 (4.26%) Veritas
6 3 (3.19%) Apple
6 3 (3.19%) Arista
6 3 (3.19%) F5
6 3 (3.19%) Fortinet
6 3 (3.19%) Juniper
6 3 (3.19%) Oracle
6 3 (3.19%) Reuters
6 3 (3.19%) Splunk
7 2 (2.13%) GL TRADE
7 2 (2.13%) Symantec