Period
to 27 May 2019

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 27 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
UK > England
6 months to
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 47 38
Rank change year-on-year +1 -9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Banking 7,122 8,703 9,754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.34% 5.40% 6.07%
As % of the General category 13.82% 12.95% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5,390 5,968 7,712
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £38,250 £36,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £102,500 £97,500
UK median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +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 51,552 67,227 67,038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.69% 41.68% 41.69%
Number of salaries quoted 39,041 52,423 53,696
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 27 May 2019.

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 27 May 2019. 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 +1 5,702 £70,000 - 339
North of England -5 708 £53,400 +6.80% 57
North West -13 495 £55,000 +4.76% 24
South East -46 270 £57,000 +14.00% 30
South West +69 211 £54,000 -6.09% 21
Yorkshire +57 189 £52,500 +16.67% 22
Midlands -86 142 £50,000 - 27
East of England +20 85 £57,500 -4.17% 9
West Midlands -45 74 £47,500 -5.00% 16
East Midlands -61 68 £54,000 +13.68% 11
North East -5 24 £35,000 -22.22% 11
Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 2019, 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 4,725 (66.34%) Finance
2 2,619 (36.77%) Agile Software Development
3 1,827 (25.65%) Java
4 1,737 (24.39%) SQL
5 1,096 (15.39%) Degree
6 1,074 (15.08%) Fintech
7 1,050 (14.74%) Software Engineering
8 1,031 (14.48%) C#
9 970 (13.62%) Investment Banking
10 951 (13.35%) .NET
11 911 (12.79%) Python
12 871 (12.23%) Oracle
13 847 (11.89%) JavaScript
14 796 (11.18%) Scrum
15 758 (10.64%) SQL Server
16 741 (10.40%) Windows
17 725 (10.18%) DevOps
18 722 (10.14%) Microsoft
19 710 (9.97%) Asset Management
20 702 (9.86%) Front Office
21 690 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
22 689 (9.67%) Amazon AWS
23 682 (9.58%) Linux
24 656 (9.21%) Problem-Solving
25 639 (8.97%) Computer Science
26 619 (8.69%) Retail
27 570 (8.00%) TDD
28 569 (7.99%) QA
29 568 (7.98%) Fixed Income
30 566 (7.95%) AngularJS

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
1 177 (2.49%) Oracle Workflow
2 163 (2.29%) Apache Spark
3 156 (2.19%) Confluence
4 132 (1.85%) WebSphere
5 124 (1.74%) Apache
6 100 (1.40%) Tomcat
7 87 (1.22%) SharePoint
8 76 (1.07%) MS Exchange
9 74 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
10 58 (0.81%) JBoss
11 55 (0.77%) WebLogic
12 54 (0.76%) IIS
13 53 (0.74%) SAS
14 44 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 41 (0.58%) Skype for Business
16 38 (0.53%) CMS
17 34 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
18 23 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 21 (0.29%) Cloud Foundry
20 20 (0.28%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 243 (3.41%) Microsoft Office
2 207 (2.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 119 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 42 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
5 31 (0.44%) MS Visio
6 27 (0.38%) Sketch
7 21 (0.29%) Photoshop
8 19 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
9 18 (0.25%) InVision
10 16 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
11 9 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 6 (0.084%) Flinto
13 5 (0.070%) SPSS
14 4 (0.056%) Chatbot
14 4 (0.056%) EngageOne
14 4 (0.056%) Zeplin
15 2 (0.028%) Figma
16 1 (0.014%) Marvel
16 1 (0.014%) Stata
Business Applications
1 171 (2.40%) thinkFolio
2 129 (1.81%) Temenos T24
3 71 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 47 (0.66%) Markit EDM
5 45 (0.63%) Front Arena
6 34 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 33 (0.46%) Distributed Ledger
8 22 (0.31%) SAP CO
8 22 (0.31%) SAP FI
8 22 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
9 17 (0.24%) Magento
10 15 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
11 14 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 13 (0.18%) Eze OMS
13 11 (0.15%) Misys Midas
14 10 (0.14%) SAP ERP
15 9 (0.13%) Summit
16 8 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
17 7 (0.098%) Oracle EBS
17 7 (0.098%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 689 (9.67%) Amazon AWS
2 532 (7.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 233 (3.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 175 (2.46%) Office 365
5 166 (2.33%) SaaS
6 88 (1.24%) PaaS
7 79 (1.11%) GitHub
8 54 (0.76%) IaaS
9 47 (0.66%) Apigee
10 39 (0.55%) Serverless
11 38 (0.53%) Power Platform
12 37 (0.52%) Azure Stack
12 37 (0.52%) IBM Cloud
13 32 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
14 31 (0.44%) OpenShift
15 27 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
15 27 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
16 22 (0.31%) Amazon S3
17 13 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
17 13 (0.18%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 222 (3.12%) Firewall
2 136 (1.91%) TCP/IP
3 111 (1.56%) WAN
4 110 (1.54%) DNS
5 107 (1.50%) LAN
6 101 (1.42%) Internet
7 69 (0.97%) SAN
8 63 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
8 63 (0.88%) VPN
9 61 (0.86%) MPLS
10 60 (0.84%) HTTP
11 57 (0.80%) BGP
12 53 (0.74%) Network Security
13 52 (0.73%) DHCP
14 51 (0.72%) FIX Connectivity
15 49 (0.69%) EIGRP
16 44 (0.62%) VoIP
17 43 (0.60%) Wireless
18 40 (0.56%) Skype
19 38 (0.53%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 758 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 284 (3.99%) Big Data
3 260 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
4 250 (3.51%) Hadoop
5 227 (3.19%) NoSQL
6 216 (3.03%) Relational Database
7 166 (2.33%) MySQL
8 145 (2.04%) Oracle Database
9 141 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 139 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 122 (1.71%) Blockchain
12 118 (1.66%) MongoDB
13 95 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
14 90 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
15 87 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
16 79 (1.11%) Apache Hive
17 77 (1.08%) Impala
18 67 (0.94%) RDBMS
19 61 (0.86%) QlikView
20 56 (0.79%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 447 (6.28%) Git (software)
2 368 (5.17%) JIRA
3 338 (4.75%) Jenkins
4 194 (2.72%) Maven
5 159 (2.23%) Selenium
6 123 (1.73%) Cucumber
7 119 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 98 (1.38%) TeamCity
9 78 (1.10%) JUnit
10 67 (0.94%) Visual Studio
11 66 (0.93%) Bitbucket
12 62 (0.87%) Gradle
13 60 (0.84%) Subversion
14 50 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 46 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
16 45 (0.63%) Ant
17 43 (0.60%) Sonatype Nexus
18 42 (0.59%) SoapUI
19 38 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
20 35 (0.49%) WebDriver
General
1 4,725 (66.34%) Finance
2 970 (13.62%) Investment Banking
3 702 (9.86%) Front Office
4 619 (8.69%) Retail
5 324 (4.55%) Retail Banking
6 293 (4.11%) Telecoms
7 285 (4.00%) Financial Institution
8 243 (3.41%) Back Office
9 241 (3.38%) Marketing
10 214 (3.00%) Games
11 135 (1.90%) German Language
12 111 (1.56%) Legal
13 110 (1.54%) Law
14 96 (1.35%) Private Banking
15 92 (1.29%) French Language
16 69 (0.97%) Manufacturing
17 66 (0.93%) Italian Language
18 61 (0.86%) Advertising
19 56 (0.79%) Spanish Language
20 52 (0.73%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1,943 (27.28%) Developer
2 1,075 (15.09%) Analyst
3 613 (8.61%) Java Developer
4 478 (6.71%) Business Analyst
5 452 (6.35%) Architect
5 452 (6.35%) Consultant
6 410 (5.76%) C# Developer
7 404 (5.67%) .NET Developer
8 365 (5.12%) Senior Developer
9 346 (4.86%) Project Manager
10 292 (4.10%) Applications Support
11 263 (3.69%) C# .NET Developer
12 223 (3.13%) Banking Analyst
13 221 (3.10%) SQL Developer
14 217 (3.05%) Software Engineer
15 194 (2.72%) Support Analyst
15 194 (2.72%) Support Engineer
16 157 (2.20%) Solutions Architect
17 155 (2.18%) DevOps Engineer
18 154 (2.16%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 951 (13.35%) .NET
2 566 (7.95%) AngularJS
3 428 (6.01%) ASP.NET
4 423 (5.94%) HTML
5 374 (5.25%) React
6 363 (5.10%) Spring
7 353 (4.96%) CSS
8 331 (4.65%) XML
9 296 (4.16%) Web Services
10 282 (3.96%) REST
11 269 (3.78%) ASP.NET Web API
12 247 (3.47%) RESTful
13 228 (3.20%) .NET Framework
14 208 (2.92%) Node.js
15 207 (2.91%) HTML5
16 201 (2.82%) Spring Boot
17 198 (2.78%) FIX Protocol
18 170 (2.39%) WPF
19 169 (2.37%) Kafka
20 154 (2.16%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1,074 (15.08%) Fintech
2 690 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
3 568 (7.98%) Fixed Income
4 558 (7.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 555 (7.79%) Equities
6 499 (7.01%) Derivative
7 414 (5.81%) Hedge funds
8 357 (5.01%) Management Information System
9 323 (4.54%) Greenfield Project
10 262 (3.68%) User Experience
11 251 (3.52%) Mobile App
12 125 (1.76%) Data Centre
13 124 (1.74%) Online Banking
14 109 (1.53%) Self-Motivation
15 102 (1.43%) Credit Risk
16 100 (1.40%) Mobile Banking
17 94 (1.32%) SWIFT
18 90 (1.26%) Algorithms
19 87 (1.22%) Public Cloud
20 78 (1.10%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 741 (10.40%) Windows
2 682 (9.58%) Linux
3 367 (5.15%) Unix
4 260 (3.65%) Windows Server
5 182 (2.56%) Android
6 141 (1.98%) Apple iOS
7 125 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 97 (1.36%) Windows 7
9 93 (1.31%) Windows 10
10 48 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 41 (0.58%) CentOS
12 40 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
13 34 (0.48%) AIX
14 29 (0.41%) Solaris
14 29 (0.41%) Ubuntu
15 24 (0.34%) Fedora
16 19 (0.27%) SUSE
17 18 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
18 13 (0.18%) Data ONTAP
18 13 (0.18%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,619 (36.77%) Agile Software Development
2 1,050 (14.74%) Software Engineering
3 796 (11.18%) Scrum
4 725 (10.18%) DevOps
5 710 (9.97%) Asset Management
6 656 (9.21%) Problem-Solving
7 639 (8.97%) Computer Science
8 570 (8.00%) TDD
9 561 (7.88%) Wealth Management
10 531 (7.46%) Test Automation
11 520 (7.30%) Microservices
12 508 (7.13%) Continuous Integration
13 504 (7.08%) Stakeholder Management
14 491 (6.89%) Information Security
15 474 (6.66%) Analytics
16 457 (6.42%) Project Management
17 445 (6.25%) Change Management
18 430 (6.04%) Continuous Improvement
19 420 (5.90%) SDLC
20 403 (5.66%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 1,827 (25.65%) Java
2 1,737 (24.39%) SQL
3 1,031 (14.48%) C#
4 911 (12.79%) Python
5 847 (11.89%) JavaScript
6 341 (4.79%) C++
7 250 (3.51%) PowerShell
8 245 (3.44%) PL/SQL
9 239 (3.36%) C
10 219 (3.07%) Scala
11 215 (3.02%) Perl
12 190 (2.67%) Java 8
13 187 (2.63%) Bash Shell
14 173 (2.43%) Ruby
15 152 (2.13%) T-SQL
16 149 (2.09%) R
17 121 (1.70%) ES6
18 116 (1.63%) Kotlin
19 111 (1.56%) Groovy
20 102 (1.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1,096 (15.39%) Degree
2 155 (2.18%) CISSP
3 141 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
4 136 (1.91%) Cisco Certification
5 110 (1.54%) CISM
6 85 (1.19%) CCNP
6 85 (1.19%) CISA
7 75 (1.05%) CCNA
8 74 (1.04%) CCIE
9 58 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 49 (0.69%) PhD
11 44 (0.62%) PMI Certification
12 42 (0.59%) PMP
13 41 (0.58%) Security Cleared
14 40 (0.56%) MBA
14 40 (0.56%) SAFe Agilist
15 39 (0.55%) GIAC
15 39 (0.55%) ISEB
16 34 (0.48%) MCSE
17 29 (0.41%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 569 (7.99%) QA
2 150 (2.11%) Data Quality
3 99 (1.39%) SLA
4 96 (1.35%) GDPR
5 81 (1.14%) PSD2
6 71 (1.00%) MiFID
6 71 (1.00%) PMO
7 63 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 55 (0.77%) SEPA
9 34 (0.48%) COBIT
10 33 (0.46%) IFRS
11 30 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 30 (0.42%) PCI DSS
12 24 (0.34%) Solvency II
13 23 (0.32%) Basel III
14 21 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 19 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
15 19 (0.27%) ISO 20022
16 15 (0.21%) EMIR
17 14 (0.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 326 (4.58%) Docker
2 272 (3.82%) Active Directory
3 134 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (0.59%) Hyper-V
5 31 (0.44%) XenApp
6 24 (0.34%) Apache Flume
6 24 (0.34%) vSphere
7 23 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
9 17 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
10 15 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 15 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
10 15 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
10 15 (0.21%) VMware NSX
11 13 (0.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 12 (0.17%) GridGain
12 12 (0.17%) XenDesktop
13 11 (0.15%) NFS
14 10 (0.14%) HDFS
14 10 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 228 (3.20%) Ansible
2 206 (2.89%) Kubernetes
3 163 (2.29%) Terraform
4 141 (1.98%) SCCM
5 131 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
5 131 (1.84%) Puppet
6 54 (0.76%) Nagios
7 43 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
8 39 (0.55%) Nessus
9 38 (0.53%) Icinga
10 37 (0.52%) Oozie
10 37 (0.52%) ZABBIX
11 36 (0.51%) Control-M
12 33 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
13 31 (0.44%) SCOM
14 26 (0.37%) HP ALM
15 22 (0.31%) Grafana
15 22 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
16 17 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
17 15 (0.21%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 871 (12.23%) Oracle
2 722 (10.14%) Microsoft
3 217 (3.05%) Cisco
4 201 (2.82%) Google
5 188 (2.64%) VMware
6 145 (2.04%) Bloomberg
7 143 (2.01%) IBM
8 140 (1.97%) Red Hat
9 138 (1.94%) Charles River
10 126 (1.77%) SAP
10 126 (1.77%) Splunk
11 122 (1.71%) Citrix
11 122 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
12 118 (1.66%) Reuters
13 116 (1.63%) Tableau
14 105 (1.47%) Informatica
15 90 (1.26%) Adobe
16 81 (1.14%) Calypso
17 76 (1.07%) CheckPoint
17 76 (1.07%) Juniper