Period
to 25 September 2017

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 25 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
UK > England
6 months to
25 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 45 29
Rank change year-on-year +25 -16 +8
Permanent jobs citing Banking 14984 9847 13624
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 9.06% 5.45% 6.58%
As % of the General category 20.69% 12.73% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7335 8058 10498
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
10th Percentile £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £101,250 £97,500 £93,750
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +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 72426 77346 91948
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.77% 42.82% 44.41%
Number of salaries quoted 52943 64207 74075
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £84,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 25 September 2017.

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 25 September 2017. 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 +13 12921 £67,500 +3.85% 329
North of England +1 806 £50,000 - 40
North West +28 642 £50,000 +5.26% 25
South East -59 468 £52,500 +10.53% 16
Midlands +55 405 £55,000 - 12
West Midlands +10 229 £55,000 - 9
South West -10 213 £50,000 +17.65% 18
East Midlands +80 174 £56,250 -10.00% 3
East of England -71 163 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Yorkshire -75 152 £47,500 -5.00% 10
North East +1 12 £60,000 +84.62% 5
Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 2017, IT jobs citing 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 England region with a requirement for Banking.

1 12334 (82.31%) Finance
2 8078 (53.91%) Investment Banking
3 6921 (46.19%) Retail
4 6329 (42.24%) Asset Management
5 6280 (41.91%) Wealth Management
6 6197 (41.36%) Retail Banking
7 4649 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
8 4295 (28.66%) Java
9 3130 (20.89%) Analytical Skills
10 2913 (19.44%) SQL
11 2398 (16.00%) SDLC
12 2152 (14.36%) Oracle
13 2149 (14.34%) Project Management
14 2022 (13.49%) Degree
15 2019 (13.47%) Front Office
16 1835 (12.25%) Unix
17 1818 (12.13%) C#
18 1710 (11.41%) .NET
19 1708 (11.40%) Linux
20 1648 (11.00%) SQL Server
21 1550 (10.34%) Windows
22 1536 (10.25%) Scrum
23 1495 (9.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 1488 (9.93%) Analytics
25 1416 (9.45%) Derivative
25 1416 (9.45%) Business Analysis
26 1410 (9.41%) Microsoft
27 1388 (9.26%) JavaScript
28 1226 (8.18%) Multithreading
29 1193 (7.96%) Risk 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
1 482 (3.22%) Tomcat
2 371 (2.48%) Apache
3 342 (2.28%) SharePoint
4 301 (2.01%) SAS
5 287 (1.92%) MS Exchange
6 237 (1.58%) WebSphere
7 235 (1.57%) JBoss
8 217 (1.45%) Skype for Business
9 198 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
10 191 (1.27%) Apache Spark
11 189 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
12 183 (1.22%) Confluence
13 149 (0.99%) IIS
14 133 (0.89%) CMS
15 113 (0.75%) WebLogic
16 92 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
17 88 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
18 79 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 78 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
20 57 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 634 (4.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 409 (2.73%) Microsoft Office
3 258 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 127 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 96 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
6 49 (0.33%) Photoshop
7 44 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
8 42 (0.28%) InVision
9 27 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
10 18 (0.12%) SPSS
11 9 (0.060%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 7 (0.047%) Campfire
13 6 (0.040%) Adobe After Effects
14 5 (0.033%) OmniGraffle
15 4 (0.027%) EngageOne
15 4 (0.027%) UXPin
16 3 (0.020%) UserZoom
17 2 (0.013%) LaTeX
18 1 (0.007%) Acrobat
18 1 (0.007%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 116 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 103 (0.69%) Actimize
3 84 (0.56%) Temenos T24
4 83 (0.55%) ION MarketView
5 57 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
6 50 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
7 44 (0.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 34 (0.23%) Markit EDM
9 29 (0.19%) RMDS
10 20 (0.13%) Misys Equation
11 18 (0.12%) Eikon
11 18 (0.12%) SAP CO
11 18 (0.12%) SAP FI
11 18 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
11 18 (0.12%) Temenos Globus
12 14 (0.093%) Hyperion Planning
12 14 (0.093%) Summit
13 13 (0.087%) SAP S/4HANA
14 12 (0.080%) Endur
14 12 (0.080%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 444 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
2 308 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 222 (1.48%) GitHub
4 183 (1.22%) SaaS
5 158 (1.05%) IaaS
6 101 (0.67%) Office 365
7 76 (0.51%) PaaS
8 38 (0.25%) OpenShift
9 34 (0.23%) npm
10 31 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
11 28 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
12 18 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
13 16 (0.11%) CloudFront
14 15 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
15 14 (0.093%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 13 (0.087%) Amazon EC2
16 13 (0.087%) Dynamics 365
16 13 (0.087%) IBM Blueworks
17 12 (0.080%) Google Analytics
17 12 (0.080%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 401 (2.68%) Firewall
2 218 (1.45%) TCP/IP
3 195 (1.30%) Skype
4 176 (1.17%) Internet
5 156 (1.04%) DNS
6 151 (1.01%) HTTP
7 129 (0.86%) Wireless
8 121 (0.81%) WAN
9 116 (0.77%) OSPF
10 115 (0.77%) BGP
11 99 (0.66%) Network Security
11 99 (0.66%) SSL
12 97 (0.65%) VoIP
13 95 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
13 95 (0.63%) MPLS
14 94 (0.63%) EIGRP
15 91 (0.61%) VPN
16 86 (0.57%) LDAP
17 85 (0.57%) Intranet
17 85 (0.57%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1648 (11.00%) SQL Server
2 567 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
3 505 (3.37%) Big Data
4 494 (3.30%) Relational Database
5 370 (2.47%) Hadoop
6 325 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 322 (2.15%) Oracle Database
8 316 (2.11%) NoSQL
9 289 (1.93%) Apache Cassandra
9 289 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 244 (1.63%) Blockchain
11 239 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
12 233 (1.55%) MySQL
13 226 (1.51%) MongoDB
14 203 (1.35%) RDBMS
15 155 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
16 143 (0.95%) QlikView
17 142 (0.95%) SAS Visual Analytics
17 142 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
18 139 (0.93%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 802 (5.35%) JIRA
2 664 (4.43%) TeamCity
3 586 (3.91%) Maven
4 492 (3.28%) Git (software)
5 467 (3.12%) Subversion
6 426 (2.84%) Jenkins
7 360 (2.40%) JUnit
8 251 (1.68%) Selenium
9 205 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
10 188 (1.25%) Cucumber
11 168 (1.12%) Visual Studio
12 155 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
13 152 (1.01%) NUnit
14 151 (1.01%) Octopus Deploy
15 146 (0.97%) Hudson
16 126 (0.84%) MSBuild
17 124 (0.83%) Rhino Mocks
18 115 (0.77%) Gradle
19 112 (0.75%) MSTest
20 109 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 12334 (82.31%) Finance
2 8078 (53.91%) Investment Banking
3 6921 (46.19%) Retail
4 6197 (41.36%) Retail Banking
5 2019 (13.47%) Front Office
6 694 (4.63%) Financial Institution
7 528 (3.52%) Marketing
8 463 (3.09%) Legal
9 435 (2.90%) Back Office
10 360 (2.40%) Telecoms
11 191 (1.27%) Private Banking
12 185 (1.23%) Corporate Banking
13 180 (1.20%) Law
14 111 (0.74%) Manufacturing
15 105 (0.70%) German Language
16 101 (0.67%) Publishing
17 86 (0.57%) International Banking
18 85 (0.57%) Advertising
19 80 (0.53%) Electronics
20 78 (0.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 4044 (26.99%) Developer
2 2721 (18.16%) Analyst
3 1637 (10.92%) Java Developer
4 1525 (10.18%) Business Analyst
5 925 (6.17%) Senior Developer
6 810 (5.41%) Architect
7 737 (4.92%) C# Developer
8 683 (4.56%) Consultant
9 652 (4.35%) Software Engineer
10 564 (3.76%) .NET Developer
11 560 (3.74%) Banking Analyst
12 536 (3.58%) Project Manager
13 468 (3.12%) Senior Java Developer
14 431 (2.88%) IT Analyst
15 429 (2.86%) Support Analyst
16 413 (2.76%) C# .NET Developer
17 393 (2.62%) Financial Analyst
18 355 (2.37%) Senior Analyst
19 330 (2.20%) Service Analyst
20 316 (2.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1710 (11.41%) .NET
2 925 (6.17%) HTML
3 741 (4.95%) Spring
4 688 (4.59%) Web Services
5 649 (4.33%) XML
6 635 (4.24%) AngularJS
6 635 (4.24%) CSS
7 628 (4.19%) REST
8 558 (3.72%) ASP.NET
9 480 (3.20%) HTML5
10 456 (3.04%) RESTful
11 405 (2.70%) FIX Protocol
12 383 (2.56%) SOAP
13 379 (2.53%) Hibernate
14 326 (2.18%) WPF
15 322 (2.15%) J2EE
16 316 (2.11%) Middleware
17 313 (2.09%) .NET Framework
18 308 (2.06%) ASP.NET MVC
19 299 (2.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3130 (20.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1495 (9.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1416 (9.45%) Derivative
4 1155 (7.71%) Equities
5 1053 (7.03%) Computer Science
6 907 (6.05%) Fixed Income
7 776 (5.18%) User Experience
8 749 (5.00%) Fintech
9 725 (4.84%) Management Information System
10 647 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
11 611 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
12 451 (3.01%) Equity Derivative
13 430 (2.87%) Credit Risk
14 396 (2.64%) Reference Data
15 318 (2.12%) Algorithms
16 266 (1.78%) Data Centre
17 257 (1.72%) Data Structures
18 222 (1.48%) Online Banking
19 211 (1.41%) Market Risk
20 203 (1.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1835 (12.25%) Unix
2 1708 (11.40%) Linux
3 1550 (10.34%) Windows
4 502 (3.35%) Windows Server
5 289 (1.93%) Apple iOS
6 288 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 272 (1.82%) Android
8 238 (1.59%) Solaris
9 197 (1.31%) Windows 7
10 138 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 115 (0.77%) Mac OS X
12 85 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
13 84 (0.56%) Windows 10
14 69 (0.46%) CentOS
15 35 (0.23%) AIX
16 33 (0.22%) Ubuntu
17 16 (0.11%) Fedora
18 15 (0.10%) Windows 8
19 10 (0.067%) SUSE
19 10 (0.067%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6329 (42.24%) Asset Management
2 6280 (41.91%) Wealth Management
3 4649 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
4 2398 (16.00%) SDLC
5 2149 (14.34%) Project Management
6 1536 (10.25%) Scrum
7 1488 (9.93%) Analytics
8 1416 (9.45%) Business Analysis
9 1226 (8.18%) Multithreading
10 1193 (7.96%) Risk Management
11 1141 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
12 1140 (7.61%) Software Engineering
13 1075 (7.17%) OO
14 1056 (7.05%) TDD
15 1054 (7.03%) Continuous Integration
16 1053 (7.03%) Test Automation
17 983 (6.56%) Change Management
18 971 (6.48%) DevOps
19 928 (6.19%) ITIL
20 916 (6.11%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 4295 (28.66%) Java
2 2913 (19.44%) SQL
3 1818 (12.13%) C#
4 1388 (9.26%) JavaScript
5 1012 (6.75%) Python
6 673 (4.49%) C++
7 530 (3.54%) Shell Script
8 505 (3.37%) PowerShell
9 500 (3.34%) Perl
10 452 (3.02%) PL/SQL
11 406 (2.71%) R
12 300 (2.00%) C
13 284 (1.90%) T-SQL
14 275 (1.84%) Bash Shell
15 242 (1.62%) Scala
16 158 (1.05%) PHP
17 141 (0.94%) VBA
18 134 (0.89%) Ruby
19 108 (0.72%) SAS Macro
20 106 (0.71%) PROC SQL
Qualifications
1 2022 (13.49%) Degree
2 540 (3.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 279 (1.86%) CISSP
4 222 (1.48%) CISM
5 210 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 197 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
7 192 (1.28%) Master's Degree
8 183 (1.22%) MCSE
9 169 (1.13%) CCNP
10 129 (0.86%) Citrix Certification
11 127 (0.85%) CISA
11 127 (0.85%) ISEB
12 121 (0.81%) PMI Certification
13 115 (0.77%) CCIE
14 102 (0.68%) CCA
15 97 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
16 90 (0.60%) ISTQB
17 81 (0.54%) CCVP
18 79 (0.53%) Numerate Degree
19 75 (0.50%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1120 (7.47%) QA
2 249 (1.66%) MiFID
3 247 (1.65%) PMO
4 173 (1.15%) SLA
5 148 (0.99%) Data Quality
6 120 (0.80%) Basel III
7 111 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 102 (0.68%) EMIR
9 92 (0.61%) Dodd-Frank
10 86 (0.57%) PCI DSS
11 82 (0.55%) SEPA
12 81 (0.54%) GDPR
13 58 (0.39%) ISO 9001
14 51 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 48 (0.32%) COBIT
16 44 (0.29%) ISO 20022
17 41 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
18 37 (0.25%) IFRS
19 31 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
20 27 (0.18%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 507 (3.38%) Active Directory
2 209 (1.39%) Docker
3 191 (1.27%) XenApp
4 176 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 157 (1.05%) XenDesktop
6 61 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
7 50 (0.33%) vSphere
8 48 (0.32%) Hyper-V
9 47 (0.31%) XenServer
10 45 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
11 42 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
12 24 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 23 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
14 18 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
15 17 (0.11%) HDFS
15 17 (0.11%) Postfix
16 14 (0.093%) Apache Flume
17 10 (0.067%) NFS
18 7 (0.047%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 6 (0.040%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 248 (1.66%) Puppet
2 226 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
3 224 (1.49%) SCCM
4 208 (1.39%) Ansible
5 107 (0.71%) AirWatch
6 92 (0.61%) Nagios
7 89 (0.59%) Cisco CUCM
8 74 (0.49%) PowerBroker
9 72 (0.48%) Cisco UCCX
10 70 (0.47%) Cisco UCCE
11 69 (0.46%) Nessus
12 66 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
13 65 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
14 45 (0.30%) Terraform
15 43 (0.29%) Control-M
16 41 (0.27%) Opsview
17 38 (0.25%) Kubernetes
18 31 (0.21%) WSUS
19 30 (0.20%) SCOM
20 28 (0.19%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 2152 (14.36%) Oracle
2 1410 (9.41%) Microsoft
3 503 (3.36%) Murex
4 421 (2.81%) Sybase
5 417 (2.78%) VMware
6 321 (2.14%) Citrix
7 317 (2.12%) Cisco
8 308 (2.06%) Red Hat
9 299 (2.00%) Tableau
10 277 (1.85%) SAP
11 251 (1.68%) Splunk
12 250 (1.67%) ION Trading
13 238 (1.59%) IBM
14 214 (1.43%) ServiceNow
15 181 (1.21%) McAfee
16 154 (1.03%) Apple
17 152 (1.01%) Palo Alto
18 148 (0.99%) Bloomberg
19 145 (0.97%) Cognizant
20 135 (0.90%) Google