Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 31 33
Rank change year-on-year -12 +2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Banking 7,821 11,198 10,171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.54% 6.85% 6.13%
As % of the General category 14.02% 15.97% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5,744 6,768 8,455
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £103,750 £100,000 £100,000
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 55,793 70,136 70,418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.54% 42.91% 42.41%
Number of salaries quoted 42,971 53,854 57,465
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +4.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% -

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -9 6,373 £70,000 +3.70% 656
North of England -8 659 £46,000 -8.00% 101
North West -22 447 £52,500 +5.00% 58
South East -20 383 £55,000 +4.76% 58
Yorkshire +92 193 £40,200 -10.67% 30
Midlands -55 192 £50,000 -9.09% 40
East Midlands -16 120 £52,500 -12.50% 21
East of England +6 104 £62,500 +8.70% 26
South West -47 99 £52,500 +5.00% 20
West Midlands -60 72 £47,500 -13.64% 19
North East -15 19 £40,000 -20.00% 13
Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 5,372 (68.69%) Finance
2 2,548 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
3 2,042 (26.11%) SQL
4 1,997 (25.53%) Java
5 1,673 (21.39%) Investment Banking
6 1,230 (15.73%) Degree
7 1,110 (14.19%) C#
8 1,021 (13.05%) JavaScript
9 1,014 (12.97%) Python
10 967 (12.36%) .NET
11 921 (11.78%) Oracle
12 916 (11.71%) SQL Server
13 913 (11.67%) Windows
14 880 (11.25%) Microsoft
15 835 (10.68%) Software Engineering
16 818 (10.46%) Computer Science
17 814 (10.41%) Wealth Management
18 803 (10.27%) Problem-Solving
19 774 (9.90%) Fintech
20 772 (9.87%) DevOps
21 770 (9.85%) Scrum
22 769 (9.83%) Amazon AWS
23 751 (9.60%) Linux
24 725 (9.27%) Front Office
25 718 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
26 702 (8.98%) Asset Management
27 686 (8.77%) QA
28 665 (8.50%) HTML
29 633 (8.09%) AngularJS
30 629 (8.04%) Analytics

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 (2.26%) Confluence
2 151 (1.93%) Apache Spark
3 147 (1.88%) MS Exchange
4 139 (1.78%) Apache
5 125 (1.60%) Tomcat
6 123 (1.57%) WebSphere
7 106 (1.36%) IIS
8 93 (1.19%) SAS
9 90 (1.15%) CMS
10 83 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
11 80 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
12 71 (0.91%) JBoss
12 71 (0.91%) SharePoint
13 61 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
14 39 (0.50%) Skype for Business
15 34 (0.43%) Ethereum
16 33 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 29 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
17 29 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
18 28 (0.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 327 (4.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 308 (3.94%) Microsoft Office
3 153 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 83 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 55 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
6 25 (0.32%) Photoshop
7 22 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
8 17 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
9 15 (0.19%) SPSS
10 13 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 9 (0.12%) InVision
12 7 (0.090%) Chatbot
13 6 (0.077%) Flinto
14 2 (0.026%) GNU Octave
15 1 (0.013%) Adobe Premiere
15 1 (0.013%) Autodesk Flame
15 1 (0.013%) EngageOne
15 1 (0.013%) OmniGraffle
15 1 (0.013%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 188 (2.40%) thinkFolio
2 131 (1.67%) Temenos T24
3 91 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 50 (0.64%) Distributed Ledger
5 42 (0.54%) Front Arena
5 42 (0.54%) Markit EDM
6 27 (0.35%) Actimize
7 16 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
8 15 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
8 15 (0.19%) SAP BPC
8 15 (0.19%) SAP FS
9 11 (0.14%) Misys Midas
10 10 (0.13%) IntelliMatch
10 10 (0.13%) SAP CO
10 10 (0.13%) SAP FI
10 10 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
11 9 (0.12%) Eagle PACE
11 9 (0.12%) Summit
12 8 (0.10%) SAP Bank Analyzer
12 8 (0.10%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 769 (9.83%) Amazon AWS
2 627 (8.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 236 (3.02%) Google Cloud Platform
4 229 (2.93%) Office 365
5 172 (2.20%) SaaS
6 133 (1.70%) GitHub
7 102 (1.30%) PaaS
8 74 (0.95%) IaaS
9 52 (0.66%) Serverless
10 47 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
11 45 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
12 44 (0.56%) Amazon S3
13 40 (0.51%) OpenShift
14 34 (0.43%) npm
15 33 (0.42%) Apigee
16 28 (0.36%) Slack
17 22 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
18 17 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
18 17 (0.22%) Azure Functions
19 16 (0.20%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 266 (3.40%) Firewall
2 193 (2.47%) WAN
3 179 (2.29%) TCP/IP
4 177 (2.26%) LAN
5 135 (1.73%) HTTP
6 123 (1.57%) BGP
6 123 (1.57%) Cisco Nexus
7 111 (1.42%) MPLS
8 102 (1.30%) EIGRP
8 102 (1.30%) Wireless
9 99 (1.27%) Internet
10 97 (1.24%) OSPF
11 94 (1.20%) SAN
12 87 (1.11%) Network Security
13 86 (1.10%) DNS
14 75 (0.96%) VoIP
15 74 (0.95%) VPN
16 64 (0.82%) Cisco IOS
16 64 (0.82%) IPsec
17 63 (0.81%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 916 (11.71%) SQL Server
2 431 (5.51%) Big Data
3 335 (4.28%) Relational Database
4 268 (3.43%) NoSQL
5 265 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
6 239 (3.06%) Hadoop
7 219 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 190 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 183 (2.34%) MySQL
10 157 (2.01%) MongoDB
11 136 (1.74%) Blockchain
12 133 (1.70%) RDBMS
13 109 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
14 103 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
15 96 (1.23%) QlikView
16 89 (1.14%) Apache Hive
17 87 (1.11%) Oracle Database
18 83 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 78 (1.00%) Power BI
20 73 (0.93%) Impala
Development Applications
1 460 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 419 (5.36%) JIRA
3 375 (4.79%) Jenkins
4 215 (2.75%) Selenium
5 214 (2.74%) Maven
6 169 (2.16%) TeamCity
7 159 (2.03%) Cucumber
8 157 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
9 111 (1.42%) Octopus Deploy
10 101 (1.29%) Subversion
11 89 (1.14%) JUnit
12 82 (1.05%) Visual Studio
13 70 (0.90%) MSBuild
14 68 (0.87%) Gradle
15 64 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 50 (0.64%) JMeter
17 46 (0.59%) Grunt
17 46 (0.59%) gulp
18 42 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
19 41 (0.52%) Bitbucket
General
1 5,372 (68.69%) Finance
2 1,673 (21.39%) Investment Banking
3 725 (9.27%) Front Office
4 478 (6.11%) Retail
5 348 (4.45%) Telecoms
6 333 (4.26%) Financial Institution
7 332 (4.24%) Law
8 312 (3.99%) Retail Banking
9 301 (3.85%) Back Office
10 274 (3.50%) Marketing
11 240 (3.07%) Games
12 157 (2.01%) Private Banking
13 151 (1.93%) Legal
14 145 (1.85%) German Language
15 126 (1.61%) Advertising
16 118 (1.51%) French Language
17 98 (1.25%) Corporate Banking
18 71 (0.91%) Spanish Language
19 66 (0.84%) Italian Language
20 53 (0.68%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2,384 (30.48%) Developer
2 1,270 (16.24%) Analyst
3 666 (8.52%) Java Developer
4 546 (6.98%) Business Analyst
5 513 (6.56%) Architect
6 467 (5.97%) C# Developer
7 428 (5.47%) Senior Developer
8 415 (5.31%) .NET Developer
9 398 (5.09%) Consultant
10 361 (4.62%) Project Manager
11 327 (4.18%) Applications Support
12 315 (4.03%) SQL Developer
13 304 (3.89%) Banking Analyst
14 282 (3.61%) C# .NET Developer
15 253 (3.23%) Support Analyst
16 216 (2.76%) Support Engineer
17 182 (2.33%) Senior Analyst
18 173 (2.21%) Applications Support Analyst
19 168 (2.15%) DevOps Engineer
20 160 (2.05%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 967 (12.36%) .NET
2 665 (8.50%) HTML
3 633 (8.09%) AngularJS
4 525 (6.71%) CSS
5 491 (6.28%) Spring
6 453 (5.79%) REST
7 426 (5.45%) Web Services
8 385 (4.92%) React
9 376 (4.81%) ASP.NET
10 331 (4.23%) HTML5
11 273 (3.49%) Node.js
12 257 (3.29%) XML
13 255 (3.26%) ASP.NET Web API
14 232 (2.97%) RESTful
15 229 (2.93%) .NET Framework
16 218 (2.79%) JSON
17 200 (2.56%) jQuery
18 188 (2.40%) Spring Boot
19 182 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
20 178 (2.28%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 774 (9.90%) Fintech
2 718 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
3 592 (7.57%) Equities
4 586 (7.49%) Fixed Income
5 577 (7.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 529 (6.76%) Derivative
7 454 (5.80%) Hedge funds
8 417 (5.33%) Greenfield Project
9 388 (4.96%) Management Information System
10 339 (4.33%) Mobile App
11 295 (3.77%) User Experience
12 159 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
13 143 (1.83%) Data Centre
14 132 (1.69%) Online Banking
15 127 (1.62%) SWIFT
16 126 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
17 117 (1.50%) Algorithms
18 116 (1.48%) Credit Risk
19 96 (1.23%) Market Risk
20 92 (1.18%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 913 (11.67%) Windows
2 751 (9.60%) Linux
3 444 (5.68%) Unix
4 309 (3.95%) Windows Server
5 153 (1.96%) Android
6 149 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 139 (1.78%) Apple iOS
8 117 (1.50%) Windows 10
9 101 (1.29%) Windows 7
10 67 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 65 (0.83%) CentOS
11 65 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 58 (0.74%) Solaris
13 43 (0.55%) Fedora
14 39 (0.50%) Ubuntu
15 36 (0.46%) SUSE
16 34 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
17 32 (0.41%) AIX
18 26 (0.33%) Mac OS X
19 22 (0.28%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,548 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
2 835 (10.68%) Software Engineering
3 818 (10.46%) Computer Science
4 814 (10.41%) Wealth Management
5 803 (10.27%) Problem-Solving
6 772 (9.87%) DevOps
7 770 (9.85%) Scrum
8 702 (8.98%) Asset Management
9 629 (8.04%) Analytics
10 618 (7.90%) Project Management
11 616 (7.88%) TDD
12 613 (7.84%) Test Automation
13 607 (7.76%) Stakeholder Management
14 585 (7.48%) Microservices
15 566 (7.24%) Risk Management
16 539 (6.89%) Continuous Integration
17 530 (6.78%) Change Management
18 525 (6.71%) Information Security
19 508 (6.50%) ITIL
20 482 (6.16%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2,042 (26.11%) SQL
2 1,997 (25.53%) Java
3 1,110 (14.19%) C#
4 1,021 (13.05%) JavaScript
5 1,014 (12.97%) Python
6 549 (7.02%) C++
7 376 (4.81%) PowerShell
8 274 (3.50%) Perl
9 244 (3.12%) PL/SQL
10 243 (3.11%) Java 8
11 238 (3.04%) T-SQL
12 235 (3.00%) Bash Shell
13 232 (2.97%) Scala
14 227 (2.90%) Ruby
15 198 (2.53%) C
16 169 (2.16%) R
17 159 (2.03%) PHP
18 137 (1.75%) VBA
19 105 (1.34%) ES6
20 98 (1.25%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1,230 (15.73%) Degree
2 227 (2.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 204 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
4 168 (2.15%) CISSP
5 164 (2.10%) CCNP
6 139 (1.78%) CCIE
7 93 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 91 (1.16%) CISM
9 82 (1.05%) CCNA
10 72 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 67 (0.86%) ISTQB
12 65 (0.83%) CISA
13 62 (0.79%) PMI Certification
14 61 (0.78%) ISEB
15 56 (0.72%) CCVP
16 54 (0.69%) MCSE
17 52 (0.66%) PhD
18 50 (0.64%) PMP
19 47 (0.60%) CEH
20 44 (0.56%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 686 (8.77%) QA
2 157 (2.01%) SLA
3 129 (1.65%) Data Quality
4 126 (1.61%) GDPR
5 103 (1.32%) PMO
6 90 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 85 (1.09%) MiFID
8 78 (1.00%) PSD2
9 68 (0.87%) IFRS
10 60 (0.77%) SEPA
11 52 (0.66%) Solvency II
12 50 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 48 (0.61%) Dodd-Frank
14 38 (0.49%) COBIT
15 29 (0.37%) ISO 20022
16 27 (0.35%) FATCA
17 26 (0.33%) IFRS 9
18 23 (0.29%) PCI DSS
19 13 (0.17%) TARGET2
20 12 (0.15%) Basel III
System Software
1 312 (3.99%) Active Directory
2 305 (3.90%) Docker
3 142 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 47 (0.60%) vSphere
5 44 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
6 29 (0.37%) Hyper-V
7 26 (0.33%) HDFS
8 22 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
8 22 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
9 20 (0.26%) XenApp
10 18 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 17 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 16 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
13 15 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
14 14 (0.18%) VMware NSX
14 14 (0.18%) XenDesktop
15 10 (0.13%) Apache Flume
16 8 (0.10%) KVM
17 6 (0.077%) Firmware
17 6 (0.077%) NFS
Systems Management
1 225 (2.88%) Ansible
2 193 (2.47%) Kubernetes
3 151 (1.93%) SCCM
4 124 (1.59%) Puppet
5 114 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
6 77 (0.98%) Terraform
7 73 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
8 50 (0.64%) Control-M
9 42 (0.54%) Cisco UCCX
9 42 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
10 33 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
10 33 (0.42%) Nessus
11 32 (0.41%) Nagios
11 32 (0.41%) Oozie
12 28 (0.36%) Cisco UCCE
13 26 (0.33%) IBM BigFix
13 26 (0.33%) WSUS
14 22 (0.28%) Salt
15 21 (0.27%) HP ALM
16 20 (0.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 921 (11.78%) Oracle
2 880 (11.25%) Microsoft
3 306 (3.91%) Cisco
4 221 (2.83%) Google
5 195 (2.49%) VMware
6 176 (2.25%) IBM
7 167 (2.14%) Bloomberg
8 159 (2.03%) Red Hat
9 155 (1.98%) Citrix
10 152 (1.94%) Charles River
11 147 (1.88%) Reuters
12 142 (1.82%) Tableau
13 134 (1.71%) Splunk
14 119 (1.52%) Palo Alto
15 114 (1.46%) CheckPoint
16 111 (1.42%) SAP
17 101 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
18 96 (1.23%) Adobe
19 92 (1.18%) Juniper
20 91 (1.16%) Calypso