Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 187 219
Rank change year-on-year +5 +32 -40
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 173 154 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.60% 1.49% 1.24%
As % of the General category 2.73% 2.66% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 145 143 136
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £64,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.53% +17.27%
10th Percentile £46,000 £46,250 £41,875
90th Percentile £110,750 £103,500 £102,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +13.64%

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 6,348 5,800 8,313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 58.70% 55.98% 60.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5,627 5,268 7,507
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £97,500 £90,000
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 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Financial Institution in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, 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.

1 173 (100.00%) Finance
2 60 (34.68%) SQL
2 60 (34.68%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (30.06%) C#
4 47 (27.17%) Banking
5 44 (25.43%) Linux
6 43 (24.86%) Java
7 41 (23.70%) SQL Server
8 39 (22.54%) OO
9 38 (21.97%) .NET
10 33 (19.08%) Software Engineering
11 32 (18.50%) Mathematics
12 31 (17.92%) Computer Science
12 31 (17.92%) ASP.NET
13 30 (17.34%) Analytics
14 29 (16.76%) REST
15 28 (16.18%) Python
16 27 (15.61%) OOP
16 27 (15.61%) Microsoft
16 27 (15.61%) JavaScript
16 27 (15.61%) Problem-Solving
17 26 (15.03%) Greenfield Project
17 26 (15.03%) Windows
17 26 (15.03%) AngularJS
18 25 (14.45%) Equities
19 24 (13.87%) TDD
19 24 (13.87%) C++
19 24 (13.87%) ASP.NET Web API
20 23 (13.29%) Degree
20 23 (13.29%) Web Services

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 10 (5.78%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.89%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.89%) WebLogic
2 5 (2.89%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.58%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.58%) JBoss
4 1 (0.58%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (6.36%) Sonata
2 3 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.58%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (5.78%) PaaS
3 10 (5.78%) SaaS
4 3 (1.73%) GitHub
5 2 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.16%) Office 365
5 2 (1.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.62%) Firewall
2 7 (4.05%) LAN
2 7 (4.05%) WAN
3 5 (2.89%) Internet
4 4 (2.31%) BGP
4 4 (2.31%) OSPF
4 4 (2.31%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.73%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (1.73%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.73%) NX-OS
5 3 (1.73%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (1.73%) VLAN
5 3 (1.73%) Wireless
6 2 (1.16%) VPN
7 1 (0.58%) Broadband
7 1 (0.58%) DNS
7 1 (0.58%) IPsec
7 1 (0.58%) MPLS
7 1 (0.58%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (23.70%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.20%) Oracle Database
2 9 (5.20%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.62%) Blockchain
4 7 (4.05%) RDBMS
5 6 (3.47%) Big Data
6 5 (2.89%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.73%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.58%) DB2
9 1 (0.58%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (7.51%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (5.78%) Moq
3 10 (5.78%) MSTest
3 10 (5.78%) NUnit
4 2 (1.16%) Grunt
4 2 (1.16%) gulp
4 2 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.16%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.16%) webpack
5 1 (0.58%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.58%) JIRA
5 1 (0.58%) Maven
5 1 (0.58%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.58%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.58%) Selenium
5 1 (0.58%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.58%) WebDriver
General
1 173 (100.00%) Finance
2 47 (27.17%) Banking
3 16 (9.25%) Front Office
4 13 (7.51%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.62%) Law
6 6 (3.47%) French Language
6 6 (3.47%) Retail
7 5 (2.89%) Back Office
7 5 (2.89%) Billing
8 4 (2.31%) Advertising
9 3 (1.73%) Private Banking
9 3 (1.73%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.58%) German Language
10 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 67 (38.73%) Developer
2 22 (12.72%) Senior Developer
3 20 (11.56%) Java Developer
4 18 (10.40%) Consultant
5 17 (9.83%) C# Developer
5 17 (9.83%) Software Engineer
6 16 (9.25%) .NET Software Engineer
6 16 (9.25%) C# Software Engineer
7 15 (8.67%) Analyst
7 15 (8.67%) Python Developer
8 13 (7.51%) Project Manager
9 10 (5.78%) Senior C# Developer
10 8 (4.62%) Head of Technology
11 7 (4.05%) Programmer
11 7 (4.05%) Technical Consultant
12 6 (3.47%) JavaScript Developer
13 5 (2.89%) .NET Developer
13 5 (2.89%) DevOps Engineer
13 5 (2.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 5 (2.89%) Professional Services Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (21.97%) .NET
2 31 (17.92%) ASP.NET
3 29 (16.76%) REST
4 26 (15.03%) AngularJS
5 24 (13.87%) ASP.NET Web API
6 23 (13.29%) Web Services
7 17 (9.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (9.25%) HTML
9 15 (8.67%) XML
10 13 (7.51%) React
11 12 (6.94%) Angular 2
12 11 (6.36%) CSS
12 11 (6.36%) RESTful
12 11 (6.36%) XSLT
13 10 (5.78%) ASP.NET Core
13 10 (5.78%) SOAP
14 8 (4.62%) Hibernate
14 8 (4.62%) HTML5
14 8 (4.62%) Spring
15 7 (4.05%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (17.92%) Computer Science
2 26 (15.03%) Greenfield Project
3 25 (14.45%) Equities
4 21 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (11.56%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (11.56%) Management Information System
6 19 (10.98%) User Experience
7 17 (9.83%) Fintech
8 14 (8.09%) Market Risk
9 12 (6.94%) Data Structures
9 12 (6.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 11 (6.36%) Hedge funds
11 6 (3.47%) Derivative
12 5 (2.89%) Fixed Income
12 5 (2.89%) SWIFT
13 4 (2.31%) Data Centre
14 3 (1.73%) Grid Computing
15 2 (1.16%) Clustering
15 2 (1.16%) Cyber Kill Chain
15 2 (1.16%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 44 (25.43%) Linux
2 26 (15.03%) Windows
3 16 (9.25%) Unix
4 6 (3.47%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.73%) CentOS
5 3 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.16%) AIX
6 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.16%) HPUX
6 2 (1.16%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.16%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.58%) Android
7 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.58%) Solaris
7 1 (0.58%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (34.68%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (22.54%) OO
3 33 (19.08%) Software Engineering
4 32 (18.50%) Mathematics
5 30 (17.34%) Analytics
6 27 (15.61%) OOP
6 27 (15.61%) Problem-Solving
7 24 (13.87%) TDD
8 22 (12.72%) Microservices
9 19 (10.98%) DevOps
9 19 (10.98%) SOLID
10 18 (10.40%) Multithreading
10 18 (10.40%) Wealth Management
11 17 (9.83%) Cryptocurrency
11 17 (9.83%) MVC
12 16 (9.25%) Portfolio Management
13 15 (8.67%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (8.67%) Project Management
14 14 (8.09%) Applied Mathematics
14 14 (8.09%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 60 (34.68%) SQL
2 52 (30.06%) C#
3 43 (24.86%) Java
4 28 (16.18%) Python
5 27 (15.61%) JavaScript
6 24 (13.87%) C++
7 14 (8.09%) C
8 12 (6.94%) T-SQL
9 8 (4.62%) PHP
9 8 (4.62%) PL/SQL
10 6 (3.47%) Java 8
10 6 (3.47%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.31%) F#
11 4 (2.31%) Ruby
12 3 (1.73%) ES6
12 3 (1.73%) Go
12 3 (1.73%) RPG
12 3 (1.73%) RPG IV
13 2 (1.16%) Perl
13 2 (1.16%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 23 (13.29%) Degree
2 5 (2.89%) MCSE
2 5 (2.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.31%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.73%) CCIE
4 3 (1.73%) CCNP
4 3 (1.73%) CCSA
4 3 (1.73%) CCSE
4 3 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.73%) PMP
4 3 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.16%) CISM
5 2 (1.16%) CISSP
5 2 (1.16%) CREST Certified
5 2 (1.16%) ISEB
5 2 (1.16%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.16%) OSCP
5 2 (1.16%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.83%) QA
2 5 (2.89%) SEPA
3 3 (1.73%) PMO
4 2 (1.16%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.58%) COREP
5 1 (0.58%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.58%) PSD2
5 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.58%) Docker
3 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.58%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (4.05%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (2.89%) Ansible
3 4 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.31%) Puppet
4 1 (0.58%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.58%) PowerCLI
4 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (0.58%) SCCM
4 1 (0.58%) SCOM
4 1 (0.58%) Terraform
4 1 (0.58%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.58%) vRealize
Vendors
1 27 (15.61%) Microsoft
2 19 (10.98%) Oracle
3 5 (2.89%) Sybase
4 4 (2.31%) Cisco
4 4 (2.31%) Citrix
4 4 (2.31%) TOWER Software
5 3 (1.73%) CheckPoint
5 3 (1.73%) F5
5 3 (1.73%) Palo Alto
5 3 (1.73%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.16%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.16%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.16%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.16%) HP
6 2 (1.16%) Jitterbit
6 2 (1.16%) MapR
6 2 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.16%) Sun
6 2 (1.16%) Teradata
6 2 (1.16%) VMware