Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
Central London > City of London
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 174 198
Rank change year-on-year -14 +24 -35
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 159 163 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.49% 1.57% 1.50%
As % of the General category 2.96% 2.70% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 144 139 149
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% -
10th Percentile £50,000 £35,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £98,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -4.00%

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 5,372 6,027 6,740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 50.36% 58.18% 59.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4,802 5,436 6,149
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £36,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £97,500 £95,000
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 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Financial Institution in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 159 (100.00%) Finance
2 70 (44.03%) Banking
3 69 (43.40%) Java
4 53 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (27.04%) Linux
6 39 (24.53%) SQL
7 32 (20.13%) Spring
7 32 (20.13%) Degree
8 28 (17.61%) Windows
9 26 (16.35%) Microsoft
9 26 (16.35%) Investment Banking
9 26 (16.35%) TDD
10 22 (13.84%) JavaScript
10 22 (13.84%) Fintech
11 21 (13.21%) Unix
12 20 (12.58%) XML
12 20 (12.58%) Computer Science
12 20 (12.58%) Computer Science Degree
13 18 (11.32%) Hedge funds
13 18 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (11.32%) OO
13 18 (11.32%) Firewall
14 17 (10.69%) CSS
14 17 (10.69%) Project Management
14 17 (10.69%) BDD
14 17 (10.69%) Java 8
15 16 (10.06%) SIEM
15 16 (10.06%) Multithreading
16 15 (9.43%) NoSQL
16 15 (9.43%) 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 (2.52%) Confluence
2 3 (1.89%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.89%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.26%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.63%) IIS
4 1 (0.63%) JBoss
4 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.52%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
1 2 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.26%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.03%) OpenShift
2 3 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.26%) SaaS
4 1 (0.63%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.63%) GitHub
4 1 (0.63%) npm
4 1 (0.63%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.32%) Firewall
2 14 (8.81%) Internet
3 13 (8.18%) LAN
3 13 (8.18%) WAN
4 11 (6.92%) TCP/IP
5 8 (5.03%) BGP
5 8 (5.03%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (5.03%) NX-OS
5 8 (5.03%) OSPF
5 8 (5.03%) Structured Cabling
5 8 (5.03%) VLAN
6 5 (3.14%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (1.89%) VPN
7 3 (1.89%) Wireless
8 2 (1.26%) IP Telephony
8 2 (1.26%) Skype
8 2 (1.26%) Telepresence
8 2 (1.26%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.26%) VoIP
8 2 (1.26%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.43%) NoSQL
2 10 (6.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.14%) Big Data
3 5 (3.14%) MySQL
4 4 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.52%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.26%) Power BI
6 2 (1.26%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.63%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (8.81%) JUnit
2 10 (6.29%) Jenkins
3 8 (5.03%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.14%) JIRA
5 4 (2.52%) Maven
5 4 (2.52%) TeamCity
5 4 (2.52%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.26%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.26%) Phabricator
6 2 (1.26%) Selenium
7 1 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.63%) JMeter
7 1 (0.63%) NUnit
7 1 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.63%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.63%) Subversion
7 1 (0.63%) TestRail
7 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.63%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.63%) WebStorm
General
1 159 (100.00%) Finance
2 70 (44.03%) Banking
3 26 (16.35%) Investment Banking
4 15 (9.43%) Law
5 11 (6.92%) Front Office
6 4 (2.52%) Back Office
6 4 (2.52%) Retail
7 3 (1.89%) Advertising
7 3 (1.89%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (1.89%) Legal
8 2 (1.26%) Games
8 2 (1.26%) Mandarin Language
8 2 (1.26%) Retail Finance
9 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (41.51%) Developer
2 38 (23.90%) Java Developer
3 29 (18.24%) Analyst
4 14 (8.81%) JavaScript Developer
5 13 (8.18%) Business Analyst
6 12 (7.55%) Applications Support
7 11 (6.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 11 (6.92%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (6.29%) Security Engineer
9 9 (5.66%) Cisco Engineer
9 9 (5.66%) Investment Banking Java Developer
10 8 (5.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 8 (5.03%) Compliance Analyst
10 8 (5.03%) Compliance Business Analyst
10 8 (5.03%) Payments Analyst
10 8 (5.03%) Payments Business Analyst
10 8 (5.03%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
10 8 (5.03%) Senior Compliance Analyst
10 8 (5.03%) Senior Payments Business Analyst
10 8 (5.03%) Senior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (20.13%) Spring
2 20 (12.58%) XML
3 17 (10.69%) CSS
4 13 (8.18%) Dojo
4 13 (8.18%) JSP
4 13 (8.18%) XSLT
5 10 (6.29%) .NET
6 9 (5.66%) AngularJS
7 8 (5.03%) 802.1X
7 8 (5.03%) J2EE
8 7 (4.40%) RESTful
8 7 (4.40%) Spring Boot
8 7 (4.40%) Web Services
9 6 (3.77%) Hibernate
10 5 (3.14%) HTML
10 5 (3.14%) React
11 4 (2.52%) Kafka
11 4 (2.52%) WCF
12 3 (1.89%) Apache Camel
12 3 (1.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.84%) Fintech
2 18 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (11.32%) Hedge funds
3 13 (8.18%) Reinsurance
4 10 (6.29%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (6.29%) Management Information System
5 8 (5.03%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 8 (5.03%) Fixed Income
5 8 (5.03%) SWIFT
6 7 (4.40%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (4.40%) Data Structures
6 7 (4.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (3.77%) Equities
8 5 (3.14%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.89%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.89%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.89%) Derivative
9 3 (1.89%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.89%) User Experience
10 2 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 43 (27.04%) Linux
2 28 (17.61%) Windows
3 21 (13.21%) Unix
4 9 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (5.03%) Windows Server
6 6 (3.77%) CentOS
6 6 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.14%) AIX
7 5 (3.14%) HPUX
7 5 (3.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (3.14%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.89%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.89%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.89%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (16.35%) TDD
3 20 (12.58%) Computer Science
4 18 (11.32%) OO
5 17 (10.69%) BDD
5 17 (10.69%) Project Management
6 16 (10.06%) Multithreading
6 16 (10.06%) SIEM
7 15 (9.43%) Microservices
7 15 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (9.43%) Web Development
8 14 (8.81%) Concurrent Programming
9 13 (8.18%) ITIL
9 13 (8.18%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (7.55%) Business Analysis
10 12 (7.55%) Data Modelling
10 12 (7.55%) Information Security
11 11 (6.92%) DevOps
11 11 (6.92%) Front End Development
11 11 (6.92%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 69 (43.40%) Java
2 39 (24.53%) SQL
3 22 (13.84%) JavaScript
4 17 (10.69%) Java 8
5 12 (7.55%) C#
6 10 (6.29%) Python
7 5 (3.14%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.14%) Scala
8 4 (2.52%) C++
8 4 (2.52%) Perl
9 3 (1.89%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.26%) C
10 2 (1.26%) R
10 2 (1.26%) VBScript
11 1 (0.63%) ANSI SQL
11 1 (0.63%) Haskell
11 1 (0.63%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.63%) PHP
11 1 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (20.13%) Degree
2 20 (12.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (9.43%) CISSP
4 10 (6.29%) CCNP
4 10 (6.29%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (5.66%) CISM
6 8 (5.03%) CCIE
6 8 (5.03%) CCSA
6 8 (5.03%) CCSE
6 8 (5.03%) MCSE
6 8 (5.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (3.77%) CEH
8 4 (2.52%) TOGAF Certification
9 3 (1.89%) A+ Certification
9 3 (1.89%) CISMP
9 3 (1.89%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (1.89%) GIAC
10 2 (1.26%) CCNA
10 2 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.63%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.66%) QA
1 9 (5.66%) SEPA
2 8 (5.03%) ISO 20022
3 7 (4.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (4.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (2.52%) PMO
5 3 (1.89%) SLA
6 1 (0.63%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.63%) FATCA
6 1 (0.63%) GDPR
6 1 (0.63%) IFRS
6 1 (0.63%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.63%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (5.66%) Docker
2 7 (4.40%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.63%) XenApp
3 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (6.29%) Ansible
2 7 (4.40%) Kubernetes
2 7 (4.40%) SCCM
3 5 (3.14%) Puppet
4 4 (2.52%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (1.26%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.26%) Mesos
5 2 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.26%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (1.26%) Terraform
6 1 (0.63%) Control-M
6 1 (0.63%) Nagios
6 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (0.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (16.35%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.29%) Cisco
3 9 (5.66%) Red Hat
4 8 (5.03%) CheckPoint
4 8 (5.03%) F5
4 8 (5.03%) Palo Alto
5 5 (3.14%) Oracle
5 5 (3.14%) Sun
6 4 (2.52%) Citrix
7 3 (1.89%) Apple
8 2 (1.26%) BT
8 2 (1.26%) SAP
8 2 (1.26%) Sybase
8 2 (1.26%) Verint
9 1 (0.63%) FNZ
9 1 (0.63%) Ivanti
9 1 (0.63%) LogRhythm
9 1 (0.63%) Murex
9 1 (0.63%) Tableau
9 1 (0.63%) VMware