Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
UK > England
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 34 41
Rank change year-on-year -21 +7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Banking 8,346 9,695 10,913
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.03% 6.06% 5.71%
As % of the General category 12.03% 14.60% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6,168 8,094 8,480
England median annual salary £63,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.60% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £102,500 £97,500 £95,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +4.35%

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 69,374 66,423 84,975
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.81% 41.50% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 54,720 53,779 69,980
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -6 6,380 £70,000 +7.69% 1,143
North of England +48 928 £50,000 +5.26% 82
North West +40 754 £50,000 +4.93% 51
South East -61 416 £50,000 - 77
Midlands -8 339 £50,000 -9.09% 38
East Midlands -10 186 £48,750 -15.22% 13
South West -105 164 £55,000 +7.86% 39
West Midlands -8 153 £50,000 +14.94% 24
East of England -80 133 £57,500 +15.00% 38
Yorkshire -38 113 £45,000 -5.26% 17
North East +23 64 £45,000 -35.71% 14
Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6,234 (74.69%) Finance
2 2,748 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
3 2,240 (26.84%) Java
4 2,068 (24.78%) Investment Banking
5 2,048 (24.54%) SQL
6 1,322 (15.84%) Degree
7 1,241 (14.87%) C#
8 1,166 (13.97%) .NET
9 1,060 (12.70%) JavaScript
10 1,052 (12.60%) Problem-Solving
11 1,009 (12.09%) Linux
12 973 (11.66%) SQL Server
13 956 (11.45%) Windows
14 926 (11.10%) Scrum
15 885 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
16 884 (10.59%) Risk Management
17 836 (10.02%) Fintech
18 823 (9.86%) Oracle
19 798 (9.56%) HTML
19 798 (9.56%) TDD
20 796 (9.54%) Computer Science
21 786 (9.42%) Project Management
22 769 (9.21%) Unix
23 758 (9.08%) Python
24 755 (9.05%) Microsoft
25 753 (9.02%) Front Office
26 750 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
27 731 (8.76%) DevOps
28 714 (8.55%) Test Automation
29 673 (8.06%) 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
1 223 (2.67%) Tomcat
2 185 (2.22%) Apache
3 171 (2.05%) Confluence
4 166 (1.99%) SAS
5 153 (1.83%) IIS
6 149 (1.79%) SharePoint
7 144 (1.73%) Apache Spark
8 127 (1.52%) JBoss
9 122 (1.46%) WebSphere
10 94 (1.13%) Ethereum
11 87 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
12 68 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
13 67 (0.80%) MS Exchange
14 55 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
15 52 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 52 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
15 52 (0.62%) WebLogic
16 51 (0.61%) CMS
17 49 (0.59%) Mule
18 30 (0.36%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 303 (3.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 212 (2.54%) Microsoft Office
3 78 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 71 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 54 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
6 29 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
7 16 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 11 (0.13%) Photoshop
8 11 (0.13%) SPSS
9 7 (0.084%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (0.072%) HipChat
11 3 (0.036%) Mathcad
11 3 (0.036%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.036%) S-PLUS
12 2 (0.024%) FreeHand
13 1 (0.012%) InfoPath
13 1 (0.012%) InVision
13 1 (0.012%) Mingle
13 1 (0.012%) UXPin
13 1 (0.012%) Weka
Business Applications
1 91 (1.09%) Distributed Ledger
2 56 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 27 (0.32%) Temenos T24
3 27 (0.32%) WebTrends
4 24 (0.29%) thinkFolio
5 19 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
6 18 (0.22%) SAP CO
6 18 (0.22%) SAP FI
6 18 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
7 17 (0.20%) Eikon
7 17 (0.20%) Summit
8 16 (0.19%) Magento
9 13 (0.16%) FLEXCUBE
9 13 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 12 (0.14%) ION MarketView
11 11 (0.13%) BASE24
11 11 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
12 9 (0.11%) Actimize
12 9 (0.11%) Markit EDM
13 8 (0.096%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 642 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 400 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 228 (2.73%) GitHub
4 218 (2.61%) SaaS
5 151 (1.81%) Office 365
6 113 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
7 97 (1.16%) PaaS
8 75 (0.90%) IaaS
9 69 (0.83%) Slack
10 67 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
11 62 (0.74%) Amazon S3
12 49 (0.59%) OpenShift
13 40 (0.48%) Trello
14 38 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
15 36 (0.43%) npm
16 35 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
17 29 (0.35%) Google Analytics
18 27 (0.32%) Serverless
19 26 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
20 25 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 146 (1.75%) Firewall
2 119 (1.43%) WAN
3 109 (1.31%) Internet
4 106 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 103 (1.23%) DNS
5 103 (1.23%) LAN
6 101 (1.21%) HTTP
7 81 (0.97%) Wireless
8 76 (0.91%) DHCP
9 67 (0.80%) Network Security
10 52 (0.62%) Unified Communications
11 47 (0.56%) BGP
11 47 (0.56%) OSPF
12 46 (0.55%) MPLS
13 43 (0.52%) Cisco Nexus
14 42 (0.50%) VPN
15 37 (0.44%) FIX Connectivity
15 37 (0.44%) SSL
16 34 (0.41%) Cisco IOS
17 33 (0.40%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 973 (11.66%) SQL Server
2 542 (6.49%) Blockchain
3 488 (5.85%) Big Data
4 418 (5.01%) NoSQL
5 263 (3.15%) MySQL
6 243 (2.91%) Relational Database
7 224 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 212 (2.54%) MongoDB
9 201 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 195 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
11 192 (2.30%) Hadoop
12 182 (2.18%) Oracle Database
13 168 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
14 132 (1.58%) Redis
15 130 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
16 96 (1.15%) RDBMS
17 93 (1.11%) DB2
18 81 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
19 74 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 61 (0.73%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 533 (6.39%) Git (software)
2 498 (5.97%) Jenkins
3 400 (4.79%) JIRA
4 316 (3.79%) Maven
5 252 (3.02%) Selenium
6 212 (2.54%) TeamCity
7 167 (2.00%) JUnit
8 163 (1.95%) Subversion
9 157 (1.88%) Cucumber
10 145 (1.74%) Octopus Deploy
11 143 (1.71%) NUnit
12 128 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
13 125 (1.50%) Rhino Mocks
14 109 (1.31%) MSBuild
15 106 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 103 (1.23%) Gradle
17 99 (1.19%) Moq
18 80 (0.96%) Sonatype Nexus
19 79 (0.95%) SoapUI
20 76 (0.91%) SonarQube
General
1 6,234 (74.69%) Finance
2 2,068 (24.78%) Investment Banking
3 753 (9.02%) Front Office
4 630 (7.55%) Retail
5 578 (6.93%) Telecoms
6 492 (5.90%) Financial Institution
7 432 (5.18%) Law
8 410 (4.91%) Retail Banking
9 283 (3.39%) Legal
10 274 (3.28%) Marketing
11 272 (3.26%) Back Office
12 239 (2.86%) Advertising
13 149 (1.79%) Corporate Banking
14 94 (1.13%) Games
15 86 (1.03%) German Language
16 80 (0.96%) Manufacturing
16 80 (0.96%) Private Banking
17 77 (0.92%) French Language
18 75 (0.90%) International Banking
19 54 (0.65%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 2,651 (31.76%) Developer
2 1,268 (15.19%) Analyst
3 902 (10.81%) Java Developer
4 633 (7.58%) C# Developer
5 527 (6.31%) Business Analyst
6 517 (6.19%) Consultant
7 489 (5.86%) Architect
8 484 (5.80%) Senior Developer
9 473 (5.67%) .NET Developer
10 362 (4.34%) Banking Analyst
11 361 (4.33%) C# .NET Developer
12 353 (4.23%) Project Manager
13 300 (3.59%) Applications Support
14 253 (3.03%) SQL Developer
15 238 (2.85%) Junior
16 213 (2.55%) Software Engineer
17 197 (2.36%) Support Analyst
18 195 (2.34%) Senior Java Developer
19 192 (2.30%) ASP.NET Developer
20 187 (2.24%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,166 (13.97%) .NET
2 798 (9.56%) HTML
3 635 (7.61%) AngularJS
4 612 (7.33%) CSS
5 572 (6.85%) Spring
6 519 (6.22%) Web Services
7 513 (6.15%) ASP.NET
8 460 (5.51%) HTML5
9 456 (5.46%) REST
10 402 (4.82%) Node.js
11 397 (4.76%) RESTful
12 343 (4.11%) React
13 339 (4.06%) XML
14 332 (3.98%) WPF
15 325 (3.89%) .NET Framework
16 316 (3.79%) WCF
17 307 (3.68%) jQuery
18 292 (3.50%) ASP.NET MVC
19 263 (3.15%) Hibernate
20 227 (2.72%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 885 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
2 836 (10.02%) Fintech
3 796 (9.54%) Computer Science
4 520 (6.23%) Equities
5 513 (6.15%) Greenfield Project
6 459 (5.50%) Fixed Income
7 413 (4.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 373 (4.47%) Derivative
9 308 (3.69%) Mobile App
10 266 (3.19%) Hedge funds
11 263 (3.15%) Management Information System
12 252 (3.02%) User Experience
13 246 (2.95%) Data Centre
14 240 (2.88%) Self-Motivation
15 238 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
16 196 (2.35%) Algorithms
17 179 (2.14%) Data Structures
18 159 (1.91%) Client/Server
19 142 (1.70%) Online Banking
20 134 (1.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1,009 (12.09%) Linux
2 956 (11.45%) Windows
3 769 (9.21%) Unix
4 278 (3.33%) Windows Server
5 150 (1.80%) Android
6 147 (1.76%) Apple iOS
7 134 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 124 (1.49%) Windows 7
9 116 (1.39%) Windows 10
10 92 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
11 90 (1.08%) Solaris
12 55 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
13 46 (0.55%) VMS
14 45 (0.54%) AIX
15 27 (0.32%) HPUX
15 27 (0.32%) Ubuntu
16 21 (0.25%) CentOS
17 17 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
17 17 (0.20%) Windows 8
18 16 (0.19%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,748 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
2 1,052 (12.60%) Problem-Solving
3 926 (11.10%) Scrum
4 884 (10.59%) Risk Management
5 798 (9.56%) TDD
6 786 (9.42%) Project Management
7 750 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
8 731 (8.76%) DevOps
9 714 (8.55%) Test Automation
10 673 (8.06%) Analytics
11 671 (8.04%) Change Management
12 645 (7.73%) Continuous Integration
13 642 (7.69%) Wealth Management
14 637 (7.63%) Software Engineering
15 613 (7.34%) OO
16 549 (6.58%) SDLC
17 496 (5.94%) MVC
18 479 (5.74%) ITIL
19 450 (5.39%) Microservices
20 425 (5.09%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 2,240 (26.84%) Java
2 2,048 (24.54%) SQL
3 1,241 (14.87%) C#
4 1,060 (12.70%) JavaScript
5 758 (9.08%) Python
6 504 (6.04%) C++
7 386 (4.62%) PowerShell
8 314 (3.76%) Java 8
9 299 (3.58%) Bash Shell
10 254 (3.04%) Perl
11 216 (2.59%) Ruby
12 204 (2.44%) Scala
13 200 (2.40%) Shell Script
14 199 (2.38%) T-SQL
15 198 (2.37%) PHP
16 167 (2.00%) C
17 157 (1.88%) VBA
18 141 (1.69%) PL/SQL
19 139 (1.67%) ES6
20 131 (1.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1,322 (15.84%) Degree
2 341 (4.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 150 (1.80%) CISSP
4 132 (1.58%) Cisco Certification
5 117 (1.40%) CISM
6 111 (1.33%) PMI Certification
7 96 (1.15%) Master's Degree
8 95 (1.14%) CISA
9 94 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 75 (0.90%) CCIE
10 75 (0.90%) CCNP
11 72 (0.86%) PhD
12 71 (0.85%) PMP
13 64 (0.77%) ISTQB
14 62 (0.74%) MCSE
15 57 (0.68%) CCNA
15 57 (0.68%) GIAC
16 55 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
17 53 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 40 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 490 (5.87%) QA
2 154 (1.85%) Data Quality
3 134 (1.61%) SLA
4 131 (1.57%) GDPR
5 121 (1.45%) PMO
6 120 (1.44%) MiFID
7 103 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 87 (1.04%) PSD2
9 43 (0.52%) PCI DSS
10 39 (0.47%) SEPA
11 30 (0.36%) ISO 9001
12 29 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 27 (0.32%) COBIT
14 26 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
15 25 (0.30%) EMIR
16 20 (0.24%) IFRS
17 18 (0.22%) FATCA
17 18 (0.22%) IFRS 9
18 14 (0.17%) Solvency II
19 11 (0.13%) WAI
System Software
1 321 (3.85%) Docker
2 241 (2.89%) Active Directory
3 106 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 59 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
5 44 (0.53%) Hyper-V
6 32 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
7 28 (0.34%) XenApp
8 21 (0.25%) vSphere
9 16 (0.19%) HDFS
10 14 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (0.096%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 8 (0.096%) VMware NSX
12 7 (0.084%) Apache Flume
13 5 (0.060%) Firmware
13 5 (0.060%) NFS
13 5 (0.060%) Oracle RAC
13 5 (0.060%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 5 (0.060%) XenDesktop
14 4 (0.048%) iptables
14 4 (0.048%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 262 (3.14%) Ansible
2 229 (2.74%) Puppet
3 226 (2.71%) Opscode Chef
4 151 (1.81%) Kubernetes
5 97 (1.16%) SCCM
6 58 (0.69%) Terraform
7 48 (0.58%) Nagios
8 45 (0.54%) Docker Swarm
9 29 (0.35%) SCOM
10 28 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
11 22 (0.26%) Automic
11 22 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
11 22 (0.26%) Packer
12 21 (0.25%) Control-M
13 19 (0.23%) Icinga
14 17 (0.20%) BladeLogic
14 17 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
15 16 (0.19%) Cisco UCCX
16 15 (0.18%) Cisco UCCE
17 14 (0.17%) Nessus
Vendors
1 823 (9.86%) Oracle
2 755 (9.05%) Microsoft
3 209 (2.50%) Bloomberg
4 187 (2.24%) Cisco
5 176 (2.11%) VMware
6 173 (2.07%) IBM
6 173 (2.07%) Sybase
7 156 (1.87%) Google
8 138 (1.65%) Red Hat
9 136 (1.63%) Tableau
10 131 (1.57%) Splunk
11 126 (1.51%) Citrix
12 120 (1.44%) Reuters
13 117 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
14 83 (0.99%) Adobe
15 82 (0.98%) F5
15 82 (0.98%) SAP
16 75 (0.90%) AppDynamics
17 70 (0.84%) Fidessa
18 60 (0.72%) Informatica