The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Investment Banking
London / City of London
Rank 80 76 58
Rank change year-on-year -4 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 165 259 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.30% 3.65% 4.22%
As % of the General category 5.95% 6.22% 7.35%
Number of salaries quoted 144 240 404
Median salary £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.86% -4.16%  

Investment Banking is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2772 4163 5889
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 55.37% 58.66% 57.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2538 3740 4889
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £91,500 £85,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Investment Banking as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking in the City of London

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking in the City of London.

Salary trend for Investment Banking in the City of London

Investment Banking
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Investment Banking in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Investment Banking in the City of London

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Investment Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 311 (100.00%) Banking
2 222 (71.38%) Finance
3 96 (30.87%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (29.58%) Java
5 65 (20.90%) Front Office
6 64 (20.58%) SQL
7 57 (18.33%) C#
7 57 (18.33%) Unix
7 57 (18.33%) Fintech
8 47 (15.11%) Degree
9 46 (14.79%) Equities
10 43 (13.83%) .NET
10 43 (13.83%) Multithreading
11 39 (12.54%) Risk Management
12 37 (11.90%) Data Management
12 37 (11.90%) SDLC
13 36 (11.58%) Low Latency
14 32 (10.29%) TDD
15 31 (9.97%) Oracle
15 31 (9.97%) Python
16 30 (9.65%) C++
17 29 (9.32%) SQL Server
17 29 (9.32%) Fixed Income
18 28 (9.00%) Linux
19 27 (8.68%) JavaScript
19 27 (8.68%) Stakeholder Management
19 27 (8.68%) Asset Management
20 26 (8.36%) JIRA
21 25 (8.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 25 (8.04%) Microsoft

Investment Banking
Top Related 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 (2.57%) IIS
2 7 (2.25%) Confluence
3 6 (1.93%) Apache Spark
3 6 (1.93%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.61%) Apache
5 4 (1.29%) nginx
5 4 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.96%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.64%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.64%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.32%) DataSynapse
8 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.32%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (4.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.93%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.61%) MS Project
4 2 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.64%) InVision
4 2 (0.64%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (0.64%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.96%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.32%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 1 (0.32%) Endur
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (1.61%) GitHub
2 5 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.29%) Google Compute Engine
3 4 (1.29%) IaaS
4 3 (0.96%) Bluemix
4 3 (0.96%) Google App Engine
4 3 (0.96%) IBM Cloud
4 3 (0.96%) PaaS
4 3 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.93%) LAN
1 6 (1.93%) WAN
2 5 (1.61%) Kerberos
3 4 (1.29%) Network Security
4 3 (0.96%) LDAP
5 2 (0.64%) SSL
6 1 (0.32%) DHCP
6 1 (0.32%) DNS
6 1 (0.32%) FIX Connectivity
6 1 (0.32%) HTTP
6 1 (0.32%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.32%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (5.47%) Relational Database
4 15 (4.82%) Hadoop
5 13 (4.18%) Big Data
6 10 (3.22%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (2.89%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (2.57%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (2.25%) QlikView
10 6 (1.93%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 6 (1.93%) BusinessObjects XI
10 6 (1.93%) MySQL
10 6 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.93%) Star Schema
11 5 (1.61%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.29%) HBase
12 4 (1.29%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.96%) KDB
Development Applications
1 26 (8.36%) JIRA
2 15 (4.82%) Maven
3 8 (2.57%) IntelliJ
3 8 (2.57%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.25%) JUnit
5 6 (1.93%) Ant
5 6 (1.93%) Gradle
6 5 (1.61%) Subversion
6 5 (1.61%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.29%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.29%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.29%) Grunt
7 4 (1.29%) Jasmine
7 4 (1.29%) Mockito
7 4 (1.29%) Protractor
7 4 (1.29%) webpack
8 2 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.64%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.64%) Buildbot
8 2 (0.64%) WebDriver
General
1 311 (100.00%) Banking
2 222 (71.38%) Finance
3 65 (20.90%) Front Office
4 24 (7.72%) Legal
5 15 (4.82%) Advertising
6 12 (3.86%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.25%) Back Office
8 6 (1.93%) Law
9 5 (1.61%) Private Banking
9 5 (1.61%) Retail
10 3 (0.96%) French Language
10 3 (0.96%) Prime Brokerage
10 3 (0.96%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.64%) Electronics
11 2 (0.64%) Games
11 2 (0.64%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.32%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 127 (40.84%) Developer
2 81 (26.05%) Analyst
3 61 (19.61%) Java Developer
4 42 (13.50%) Business Analyst
5 29 (9.32%) C# Developer
5 29 (9.32%) Investment Banking Java Developer
6 24 (7.72%) Junior
7 22 (7.07%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
8 20 (6.43%) Junior Developer
9 17 (5.47%) .NET Developer
9 17 (5.47%) Support Analyst
10 16 (5.14%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (5.14%) Project Manager
11 15 (4.82%) Architect
12 14 (4.50%) Applications Support
12 14 (4.50%) Banking Analyst
13 12 (3.86%) Applications Support Analyst
13 12 (3.86%) C++ Developer
13 12 (3.86%) Senior Developer
13 12 (3.86%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (13.83%) .NET
2 21 (6.75%) HTML
3 18 (5.79%) ASP.NET
4 17 (5.47%) Spring
5 14 (4.50%) HTML5
6 13 (4.18%) AngularJS
6 13 (4.18%) J2SE
6 13 (4.18%) Java SE
6 13 (4.18%) REST
6 13 (4.18%) XML
7 12 (3.86%) jQuery
7 12 (3.86%) WPF
8 11 (3.54%) JMS
9 10 (3.22%) SOAP
10 9 (2.89%) CSS
11 8 (2.57%) .NET Framework
11 8 (2.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (2.25%) Java EE
12 7 (2.25%) Rendezvous
12 7 (2.25%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 57 (18.33%) Fintech
2 46 (14.79%) Equities
3 29 (9.32%) Fixed Income
4 25 (8.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 21 (6.75%) Credit Risk
6 17 (5.47%) Market Risk
7 16 (5.14%) Derivative
8 12 (3.86%) Hedge funds
9 11 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (3.22%) Computer Science
11 8 (2.57%) User Experience
12 7 (2.25%) Data Centre
12 7 (2.25%) Swaptions
13 5 (1.61%) Client/Server
13 5 (1.61%) OTC Derivatives
14 4 (1.29%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 4 (1.29%) Reference Data
14 4 (1.29%) SWIFT
15 3 (0.96%) N-Tier
15 3 (0.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 57 (18.33%) Unix
2 28 (9.00%) Linux
3 19 (6.11%) Windows
4 6 (1.93%) Solaris
5 5 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.29%) Android
6 4 (1.29%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.29%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.96%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.64%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.64%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (30.87%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (13.83%) Multithreading
3 39 (12.54%) Risk Management
4 37 (11.90%) Data Management
4 37 (11.90%) SDLC
5 36 (11.58%) Low Latency
6 32 (10.29%) TDD
7 27 (8.68%) Asset Management
7 27 (8.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (6.75%) Electronic Trading
9 18 (5.79%) OO
9 18 (5.79%) Project Management
10 17 (5.47%) Data Modelling
10 17 (5.47%) Scrum
11 16 (5.14%) Investment Management
12 15 (4.82%) Business Analysis
12 15 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (4.82%) Concurrent Programming
12 15 (4.82%) Wealth Management
13 14 (4.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 92 (29.58%) Java
2 64 (20.58%) SQL
3 57 (18.33%) C#
4 31 (9.97%) Python
5 30 (9.65%) C++
6 27 (8.68%) JavaScript
7 23 (7.40%) Scala
8 21 (6.75%) C
9 10 (3.22%) Perl
9 10 (3.22%) Shell Script
10 8 (2.57%) VBA
11 7 (2.25%) F#
12 6 (1.93%) TypeScript
13 5 (1.61%) Haskell
14 4 (1.29%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.29%) VB
15 3 (0.96%) PHP
15 3 (0.96%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.96%) R
15 3 (0.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 47 (15.11%) Degree
2 10 (3.22%) PhD
3 6 (1.93%) CISA
3 6 (1.93%) CRISC
4 4 (1.29%) OCMJD
4 4 (1.29%) Sun Certification
5 3 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.64%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.32%) ISEB
7 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.32%) MCSE
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.14%) MiFID
2 7 (2.25%) QA
3 5 (1.61%) PMO
4 4 (1.29%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.64%) Basel III
6 1 (0.32%) Basel II
6 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.32%) EMIR
6 1 (0.32%) IFRS
6 1 (0.32%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.32%) SEPA
System Software
1 7 (2.25%) Active Directory
1 7 (2.25%) Docker
2 2 (0.64%) NFS
3 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.32%) XenApp
3 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (3.22%) Ansible
2 7 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (2.25%) Puppet
3 5 (1.61%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (9.97%) Oracle
2 25 (8.04%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.86%) TIBCO
4 9 (2.89%) Informatica
5 8 (2.57%) Charles River
6 7 (2.25%) Google
7 6 (1.93%) HP
8 5 (1.61%) Calypso
8 5 (1.61%) Cisco
8 5 (1.61%) IBM
8 5 (1.61%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.29%) Bloomberg
9 4 (1.29%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.29%) GigaSpaces
9 4 (1.29%) Juniper
9 4 (1.29%) Reuters
9 4 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.29%) Sun
9 4 (1.29%) Telerik
9 4 (1.29%) VMware
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Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
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Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
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Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
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JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Cititec
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus,Pension,Life Insurance
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Huxley
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holid
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
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Salary: £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Banking bonus + excellent bens
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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