Period
to 17 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 21 41
Rank change year-on-year -23 +20 -13
Permanent jobs citing Banking 8,197 14,938 10,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.44% 8.84% 5.64%
As % of the General category 13.40% 19.95% 13.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5,858 7,417 8,275
England median annual salary £65,000 £64,181 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.28% +2.69% +4.17%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £100,000 £101,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +4.17%

Banking 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 England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 61,178 74,893 76,896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.60% 44.31% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 47,621 54,975 63,354
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +4.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £54,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.00% -

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in England

Banking
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Banking in England.

Salary trend for Banking in England

Banking
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Banking in England

Banking
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -15 6,598 £70,000 +3.70% 634
North of England 0 776 £48,500 -3.00% 104
North West -3 565 £52,500 +5.00% 75
South East -14 416 £52,500 -3.23% 51
Midlands -78 203 £47,500 -13.64% 35
Yorkshire +60 180 £40,200 -10.67% 21
East Midlands -17 125 £47,000 -21.67% 8
East of England -9 100 £56,250 +2.27% 14
South West -89 97 £52,500 +5.00% 28
West Midlands -91 78 £47,500 -13.64% 26
North East -16 31 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT jobs citing Banking 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 England region with a requirement for Banking.

1 5,809 (70.87%) Finance
2 2,500 (30.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2,232 (27.23%) Investment Banking
4 2,206 (26.91%) Java
5 2,195 (26.78%) SQL
6 1,212 (14.79%) Degree
7 1,182 (14.42%) JavaScript
8 1,181 (14.41%) Problem-Solving
9 1,133 (13.82%) C#
10 1,036 (12.64%) Python
11 1,015 (12.38%) Windows
12 1,011 (12.33%) SQL Server
13 1,000 (12.20%) .NET
14 960 (11.71%) Risk Management
15 952 (11.61%) Linux
16 921 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
17 871 (10.63%) Oracle
18 847 (10.33%) Microsoft
19 797 (9.72%) HTML
20 795 (9.70%) Fintech
21 790 (9.64%) DevOps
22 783 (9.55%) Amazon AWS
23 760 (9.27%) Big Data
24 743 (9.06%) TDD
25 741 (9.04%) Scrum
26 736 (8.98%) Computer Science
27 731 (8.92%) Project Management
28 727 (8.87%) Front Office
29 710 (8.66%) AngularJS
30 695 (8.48%) Stakeholder Management

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 196 (2.39%) Confluence
2 172 (2.10%) Apache
3 163 (1.99%) Apache Spark
4 135 (1.65%) MS Exchange
5 134 (1.63%) IIS
6 131 (1.60%) Tomcat
7 106 (1.29%) SAS
8 100 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
9 99 (1.21%) WebSphere
10 92 (1.12%) CMS
11 85 (1.04%) SharePoint
12 80 (0.98%) JBoss
13 66 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
14 61 (0.74%) Ethereum
15 31 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
15 31 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 31 (0.38%) Skype for Business
16 25 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
17 24 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
18 23 (0.28%) Mule
Applications
1 339 (4.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 304 (3.71%) Microsoft Office
3 134 (1.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 94 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 54 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
6 34 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
7 20 (0.24%) SPSS
8 14 (0.17%) Photoshop
9 13 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
10 11 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 8 (0.098%) Chatbot
12 3 (0.037%) GNU Octave
12 3 (0.037%) UserZoom
13 2 (0.024%) EViews
13 2 (0.024%) InDesign
14 1 (0.012%) Adobe Premiere
14 1 (0.012%) Autodesk Flame
14 1 (0.012%) EngageOne
14 1 (0.012%) InVision
14 1 (0.012%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 98 (1.20%) thinkFolio
2 38 (0.46%) Distributed Ledger
2 38 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 36 (0.44%) Markit EDM
4 33 (0.40%) Front Arena
5 26 (0.32%) Actimize
6 25 (0.30%) Temenos T24
7 16 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
7 16 (0.20%) SAP CO
7 16 (0.20%) SAP FI
7 16 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
8 13 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
8 13 (0.16%) SAP BPC
9 12 (0.15%) SAP FS
10 11 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
11 10 (0.12%) SimCorp Dimension
12 9 (0.11%) IntelliMatch
12 9 (0.11%) Misys Midas
12 9 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 8 (0.098%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 783 (9.55%) Amazon AWS
2 626 (7.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 228 (2.78%) Office 365
4 188 (2.29%) SaaS
5 168 (2.05%) Google Cloud Platform
6 160 (1.95%) GitHub
7 86 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
8 71 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
9 68 (0.83%) Amazon S3
10 62 (0.76%) PaaS
11 53 (0.65%) IaaS
11 53 (0.65%) npm
12 36 (0.44%) OpenShift
13 35 (0.43%) Serverless
14 26 (0.32%) Slack
15 19 (0.23%) CloudBees
16 15 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 15 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
16 15 (0.18%) IBM Cloud
16 15 (0.18%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 258 (3.15%) Firewall
2 212 (2.59%) WAN
3 207 (2.53%) LAN
4 165 (2.01%) TCP/IP
5 121 (1.48%) HTTP
6 107 (1.31%) DNS
7 106 (1.29%) Internet
8 104 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
9 103 (1.26%) MPLS
10 95 (1.16%) SAN
10 95 (1.16%) Wireless
11 88 (1.07%) BGP
12 82 (1.00%) OSPF
13 75 (0.91%) Network Security
14 72 (0.88%) DHCP
15 71 (0.87%) VPN
16 65 (0.79%) EIGRP
17 61 (0.74%) VoIP
18 59 (0.72%) Cisco IOS
19 58 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,011 (12.33%) SQL Server
2 760 (9.27%) Big Data
3 450 (5.49%) Relational Database
4 339 (4.14%) NoSQL
5 279 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
6 273 (3.33%) Hadoop
7 261 (3.18%) MySQL
8 257 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 249 (3.04%) MongoDB
10 236 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 196 (2.39%) Blockchain
12 175 (2.13%) RDBMS
13 136 (1.66%) SQL Server 2016
14 135 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
15 125 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 107 (1.31%) Redis
17 90 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
18 89 (1.09%) Oracle Database
19 88 (1.07%) DB2
20 84 (1.02%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 484 (5.90%) Git (software)
2 406 (4.95%) Jenkins
3 395 (4.82%) JIRA
4 251 (3.06%) Maven
5 249 (3.04%) Selenium
6 170 (2.07%) Cucumber
7 158 (1.93%) TeamCity
8 125 (1.52%) JUnit
9 114 (1.39%) Subversion
10 111 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
11 100 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
12 79 (0.96%) Gradle
13 71 (0.87%) JMeter
14 70 (0.85%) Mocha
15 68 (0.83%) Visual Studio
16 59 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 55 (0.67%) MSBuild
17 55 (0.67%) WebDriver
18 50 (0.61%) webpack
19 48 (0.59%) Jasmine
General
1 5,809 (70.87%) Finance
2 2,232 (27.23%) Investment Banking
3 727 (8.87%) Front Office
4 670 (8.17%) Financial Institution
5 481 (5.87%) Retail
6 418 (5.10%) Law
7 392 (4.78%) Telecoms
8 329 (4.01%) Retail Banking
9 297 (3.62%) Back Office
10 261 (3.18%) Marketing
11 202 (2.46%) Legal
12 147 (1.79%) Advertising
13 142 (1.73%) Corporate Banking
14 125 (1.52%) Private Banking
15 119 (1.45%) Games
16 105 (1.28%) French Language
17 95 (1.16%) German Language
18 72 (0.88%) Italian Language
19 60 (0.73%) Electronics
20 58 (0.71%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2,533 (30.90%) Developer
2 1,283 (15.65%) Analyst
3 712 (8.69%) Java Developer
4 499 (6.09%) Architect
5 474 (5.78%) Business Analyst
6 469 (5.72%) Senior Developer
7 446 (5.44%) C# Developer
8 421 (5.14%) Consultant
9 382 (4.66%) .NET Developer
10 346 (4.22%) Banking Analyst
11 337 (4.11%) Project Manager
12 312 (3.81%) Applications Support
13 285 (3.48%) SQL Developer
14 262 (3.20%) Support Analyst
15 249 (3.04%) C# .NET Developer
16 193 (2.35%) Junior
16 193 (2.35%) Support Engineer
17 185 (2.26%) Solutions Architect
18 184 (2.24%) Senior Analyst
19 174 (2.12%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,000 (12.20%) .NET
2 797 (9.72%) HTML
3 710 (8.66%) AngularJS
4 606 (7.39%) CSS
5 545 (6.65%) Spring
6 507 (6.19%) Web Services
7 457 (5.58%) REST
8 414 (5.05%) React
9 374 (4.56%) ASP.NET
10 373 (4.55%) HTML5
11 363 (4.43%) RESTful
12 350 (4.27%) Node.js
13 244 (2.98%) XML
14 243 (2.96%) .NET Framework
15 241 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
16 237 (2.89%) JSON
17 212 (2.59%) jQuery
18 199 (2.43%) ASP.NET MVC
18 199 (2.43%) Kafka
19 194 (2.37%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 921 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
2 795 (9.70%) Fintech
3 736 (8.98%) Computer Science
4 506 (6.17%) Fixed Income
5 477 (5.82%) Equities
6 446 (5.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 445 (5.43%) Derivative
8 429 (5.23%) Greenfield Project
9 391 (4.77%) Hedge funds
10 369 (4.50%) Cyberthreat
11 333 (4.06%) Mobile App
12 311 (3.79%) User Experience
13 233 (2.84%) Management Information System
14 205 (2.50%) Data Centre
15 189 (2.31%) Algorithms
16 185 (2.26%) Self-Motivation
17 181 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
18 161 (1.96%) Online Banking
19 135 (1.65%) SWIFT
20 132 (1.61%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1,015 (12.38%) Windows
2 952 (11.61%) Linux
3 582 (7.10%) Unix
4 307 (3.75%) Windows Server
5 150 (1.83%) Apple iOS
6 148 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 131 (1.60%) Android
8 107 (1.31%) Windows 10
9 105 (1.28%) Windows 7
10 93 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 78 (0.95%) Solaris
12 60 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
13 56 (0.68%) CentOS
14 43 (0.52%) VMS
15 41 (0.50%) Mac OS X
16 33 (0.40%) AIX
17 29 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
18 27 (0.33%) Ubuntu
19 25 (0.30%) HPUX
19 25 (0.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,500 (30.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1,181 (14.41%) Problem-Solving
3 960 (11.71%) Risk Management
4 790 (9.64%) DevOps
5 743 (9.06%) TDD
6 741 (9.04%) Scrum
7 731 (8.92%) Project Management
8 695 (8.48%) Stakeholder Management
9 684 (8.34%) Analytics
10 660 (8.05%) Test Automation
11 630 (7.69%) Investment Management
12 609 (7.43%) Wealth Management
13 599 (7.31%) Software Engineering
14 596 (7.27%) ITIL
15 574 (7.00%) Microservices
16 534 (6.51%) Asset Management
17 529 (6.45%) Low Latency
18 508 (6.20%) Continuous Integration
19 495 (6.04%) SDLC
20 451 (5.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2,206 (26.91%) Java
2 2,195 (26.78%) SQL
3 1,182 (14.42%) JavaScript
4 1,133 (13.82%) C#
5 1,036 (12.64%) Python
6 645 (7.87%) C++
7 377 (4.60%) PowerShell
8 308 (3.76%) Java 8
9 283 (3.45%) Perl
10 267 (3.26%) Bash Shell
11 256 (3.12%) Scala
12 255 (3.11%) T-SQL
13 243 (2.96%) Ruby
14 227 (2.77%) C
15 226 (2.76%) PL/SQL
16 179 (2.18%) VBA
17 175 (2.13%) PHP
18 164 (2.00%) R
19 153 (1.87%) Shell Script
20 134 (1.63%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1,212 (14.79%) Degree
2 309 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 200 (2.44%) CISSP
4 195 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
5 148 (1.81%) CCNP
6 111 (1.35%) CCIE
7 86 (1.05%) ISTQB
8 85 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 82 (1.00%) CISM
10 79 (0.96%) PMI Certification
10 79 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 76 (0.93%) CCNA
12 71 (0.87%) Master's Degree
13 69 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
14 67 (0.82%) PhD
15 66 (0.81%) CISMP
16 64 (0.78%) CompTIA Security+
17 60 (0.73%) CISA
17 60 (0.73%) PMP
18 57 (0.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 485 (5.92%) QA
2 157 (1.92%) SLA
3 143 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 127 (1.55%) PMO
5 126 (1.54%) GDPR
6 113 (1.38%) Data Quality
7 78 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 74 (0.90%) MiFID
9 64 (0.78%) SEPA
10 58 (0.71%) PSD2
11 55 (0.67%) IFRS
12 41 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
13 38 (0.46%) Solvency II
14 36 (0.44%) COBIT
15 28 (0.34%) IFRS 9
15 28 (0.34%) PCI DSS
16 27 (0.33%) ISO 20022
17 25 (0.30%) FATCA
18 16 (0.20%) TARGET2
19 15 (0.18%) EMIR
System Software
1 352 (4.29%) Docker
2 327 (3.99%) Active Directory
3 151 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 99 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
5 55 (0.67%) vSphere
6 35 (0.43%) Hyper-V
7 34 (0.41%) HDFS
8 27 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
8 27 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
9 26 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
10 24 (0.29%) XenApp
11 19 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 19 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
12 18 (0.22%) XenDesktop
13 14 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 14 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
14 11 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 9 (0.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 9 (0.11%) VMware NSX
16 7 (0.085%) KVM
Systems Management
1 246 (3.00%) Ansible
2 228 (2.78%) Kubernetes
3 158 (1.93%) Puppet
4 140 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
5 126 (1.54%) SCCM
6 72 (0.88%) Terraform
7 61 (0.74%) Control-M
8 54 (0.66%) Cisco CUCM
9 42 (0.51%) Docker Swarm
10 34 (0.41%) Nagios
11 32 (0.39%) SCOM
12 29 (0.35%) Cisco UCCX
12 29 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
13 26 (0.32%) WSUS
14 23 (0.28%) Grafana
15 21 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
16 19 (0.23%) IBM BigFix
17 18 (0.22%) Cisco UCCE
17 18 (0.22%) Salt
18 16 (0.20%) Nessus
Vendors
1 871 (10.63%) Oracle
2 847 (10.33%) Microsoft
3 277 (3.38%) Cisco
4 210 (2.56%) VMware
5 200 (2.44%) IBM
6 180 (2.20%) Citrix
7 174 (2.12%) Google
8 159 (1.94%) Red Hat
9 157 (1.92%) Sybase
10 146 (1.78%) Splunk
11 134 (1.63%) Bloomberg
12 128 (1.56%) Tableau
13 120 (1.46%) SAP
14 112 (1.37%) Reuters
15 102 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
16 91 (1.11%) Palo Alto
17 86 (1.05%) CheckPoint
18 82 (1.00%) F5
19 79 (0.96%) AppDynamics
20 78 (0.95%) Calypso