Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 206 179 220
Rank change year-on-year -27 +41 -42
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 156 167 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.39% 1.62% 1.18%
As % of the General category 2.43% 2.91% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 135 145 131
City of London median annual salary £67,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.29% +12.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £102,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +12.00% +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 6,431 5,748 8,206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 57.21% 55.77% 60.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5,730 5,140 7,430
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,725 £34,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £97,500 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Financial Institution in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 156 (100.00%) Finance
2 59 (37.82%) SQL
3 53 (33.97%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (28.85%) Java
5 44 (28.21%) C#
6 42 (26.92%) Banking
7 37 (23.72%) Degree
8 35 (22.44%) Linux
9 33 (21.15%) .NET
10 31 (19.87%) Windows
11 30 (19.23%) SQL Server
12 29 (18.59%) Computer Science
13 28 (17.95%) TDD
13 28 (17.95%) Software Engineering
14 27 (17.31%) Problem-Solving
15 25 (16.03%) OO
16 24 (15.38%) Microsoft
16 24 (15.38%) Mathematics
17 21 (13.46%) JavaScript
17 21 (13.46%) ASP.NET
18 20 (12.82%) Management Information System
18 20 (12.82%) Web Services
18 20 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
19 19 (12.18%) REST
19 19 (12.18%) Microsoft Azure
19 19 (12.18%) Project Management
19 19 (12.18%) XML
19 19 (12.18%) Fintech
20 17 (10.90%) Greenfield Project
20 17 (10.90%) CSS

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 8 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.92%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.92%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.92%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.28%) JBoss
4 1 (0.64%) Apache
4 1 (0.64%) Confluence
4 1 (0.64%) IIS
4 1 (0.64%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (4.49%) Sonata
2 2 (1.28%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 1 (0.64%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.64%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (7.69%) SaaS
3 9 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (5.13%) PaaS
5 2 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.64%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.64%) GitHub
6 1 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.64%) Office 365
6 1 (0.64%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.90%) Firewall
2 15 (9.62%) LAN
2 15 (9.62%) WAN
3 14 (8.97%) TCP/IP
4 12 (7.69%) Internet
5 8 (5.13%) BGP
5 8 (5.13%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (5.13%) NX-OS
5 8 (5.13%) OSPF
5 8 (5.13%) Structured Cabling
5 8 (5.13%) VLAN
6 5 (3.21%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.64%) Broadband
7 1 (0.64%) DNS
7 1 (0.64%) Network Security
7 1 (0.64%) VPN
7 1 (0.64%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.13%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.49%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.21%) Hadoop
4 5 (3.21%) MySQL
4 5 (3.21%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.92%) Big Data
6 3 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.92%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.28%) Blockchain
7 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.13%) Moq
2 8 (5.13%) MSTest
2 8 (5.13%) NUnit
2 8 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.92%) JUnit
4 2 (1.28%) Grunt
4 2 (1.28%) gulp
4 2 (1.28%) Maven
4 2 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.28%) PHPUnit
4 2 (1.28%) Selenium
4 2 (1.28%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.28%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.28%) webpack
5 1 (0.64%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.64%) JIRA
5 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.64%) WebDriver
General
1 156 (100.00%) Finance
2 42 (26.92%) Banking
3 17 (10.90%) Law
4 10 (6.41%) Front Office
5 7 (4.49%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.56%) Advertising
6 4 (2.56%) Back Office
6 4 (2.56%) Retail
7 3 (1.92%) Billing
7 3 (1.92%) French Language
8 1 (0.64%) Electronics
8 1 (0.64%) Games
8 1 (0.64%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 54 (34.62%) Developer
2 21 (13.46%) Java Developer
3 20 (12.82%) Senior Developer
4 16 (10.26%) Consultant
5 14 (8.97%) Project Manager
6 11 (7.05%) Analyst
6 11 (7.05%) C# Developer
6 11 (7.05%) Software Engineer
7 10 (6.41%) C# Software Engineer
7 10 (6.41%) JavaScript Developer
8 9 (5.77%) .NET Software Engineer
8 9 (5.77%) Senior C# Developer
9 8 (5.13%) Cisco Engineer
9 8 (5.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 8 (5.13%) IT Manager
9 8 (5.13%) Network Engineer
9 8 (5.13%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 8 (5.13%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 8 (5.13%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (4.49%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (21.15%) .NET
2 21 (13.46%) ASP.NET
3 20 (12.82%) Web Services
4 19 (12.18%) REST
4 19 (12.18%) XML
5 17 (10.90%) CSS
6 16 (10.26%) HTML
7 15 (9.62%) AngularJS
8 14 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (8.97%) React
9 13 (8.33%) Spring
9 13 (8.33%) XSLT
10 11 (7.05%) RESTful
11 10 (6.41%) Hibernate
11 10 (6.41%) SOAP
12 9 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (5.13%) 802.1X
13 8 (5.13%) ASP.NET Core
13 8 (5.13%) Dojo
13 8 (5.13%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.59%) Computer Science
2 20 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (12.82%) Management Information System
3 19 (12.18%) Fintech
4 17 (10.90%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (10.26%) Hedge funds
6 12 (7.69%) Market Risk
7 9 (5.77%) Equities
7 9 (5.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (4.49%) Data Protection Act
8 7 (4.49%) Data Structures
8 7 (4.49%) User Experience
9 5 (3.21%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 5 (3.21%) Derivative
9 5 (3.21%) Fixed Income
10 4 (2.56%) Data Centre
10 4 (2.56%) Reinsurance
10 4 (2.56%) SWIFT
11 3 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 35 (22.44%) Linux
2 31 (19.87%) Windows
3 17 (10.90%) Unix
4 10 (6.41%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.21%) AIX
6 5 (3.21%) CentOS
6 5 (3.21%) HPUX
6 5 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.21%) Windows XP
7 4 (2.56%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.92%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.28%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.64%) Android
10 1 (0.64%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.64%) Solaris
10 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (33.97%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (17.95%) Software Engineering
2 28 (17.95%) TDD
3 27 (17.31%) Problem-Solving
4 25 (16.03%) OO
5 24 (15.38%) Mathematics
6 19 (12.18%) Project Management
7 17 (10.90%) Analytics
8 16 (10.26%) Data Modelling
9 15 (9.62%) Portfolio Management
9 15 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (8.97%) Microservices
11 13 (8.33%) SOLID
11 13 (8.33%) Web Development
12 12 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
12 12 (7.69%) Information Security
12 12 (7.69%) Multithreading
12 12 (7.69%) MVC
12 12 (7.69%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 59 (37.82%) SQL
2 45 (28.85%) Java
3 44 (28.21%) C#
4 21 (13.46%) JavaScript
5 14 (8.97%) Python
6 9 (5.77%) C++
7 8 (5.13%) Java 8
8 6 (3.85%) PHP
8 6 (3.85%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.21%) C
9 5 (3.21%) Scala
9 5 (3.21%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.56%) Perl
10 4 (2.56%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.92%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.92%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.92%) Ruby
12 2 (1.28%) F#
12 2 (1.28%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.64%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 37 (23.72%) Degree
2 12 (7.69%) CISSP
3 10 (6.41%) MCSE
3 10 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (5.77%) CISM
4 9 (5.77%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (5.13%) CCIE
5 8 (5.13%) CCNP
5 8 (5.13%) CCSA
5 8 (5.13%) CCSE
5 8 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.21%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (2.56%) PMP
7 4 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.92%) CEH
8 3 (1.92%) CISMP
8 3 (1.92%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (1.92%) GIAC
9 2 (1.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.33%) QA
2 7 (4.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.49%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 7 (4.49%) PMO
3 4 (2.56%) SEPA
4 2 (1.28%) MiFID
4 2 (1.28%) SLA
5 1 (0.64%) COREP
5 1 (0.64%) ISO 20022
5 1 (0.64%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 5 (3.21%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (3.21%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (1.28%) SCCM
3 1 (0.64%) Ansible
3 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.64%) PowerCLI
3 1 (0.64%) Puppet
3 1 (0.64%) SCOM
3 1 (0.64%) vCenter Server
3 1 (0.64%) vRealize
Vendors
1 24 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.26%) Oracle
3 8 (5.13%) CheckPoint
3 8 (5.13%) Cisco
3 8 (5.13%) F5
3 8 (5.13%) Palo Alto
4 5 (3.21%) Red Hat
4 5 (3.21%) Sun
5 3 (1.92%) Apple
5 3 (1.92%) Citrix
5 3 (1.92%) VMware
6 2 (1.28%) Capita
6 2 (1.28%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.28%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.28%) HP
6 2 (1.28%) MapR
6 2 (1.28%) Sybase
6 2 (1.28%) Teradata
7 1 (0.64%) Equitrac
7 1 (0.64%) FactSet