Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 40 27
Rank change year-on-year +20 -13 +9
Permanent jobs citing Banking 14938 10127 13680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 8.84% 5.64% 6.63%
As % of the General category 19.95% 13.17% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7417 8275 10552
England median annual salary £64,181 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.69% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £101,250 £95,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +0.41%

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 74882 76881 92991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.34% 42.85% 45.08%
Number of salaries quoted 54969 63345 75195
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 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 17 November 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 +12 12790 £67,500 - 320
North of England +16 873 £50,000 - 45
North West +50 714 £50,000 - 24
South East -69 495 £54,250 +14.21% 25
Midlands +44 415 £55,000 -4.35% 14
West Midlands +16 240 £55,000 - 9
South West -18 223 £50,000 -4.76% 11
East Midlands +48 172 £60,000 -20.00% 5
East of England -84 139 £55,000 +10.00% 13
Yorkshire -94 125 £45,000 -13.46% 18
North East +23 35 £45,000 -7.69% 3
Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 12340 (82.61%) Finance
2 7735 (51.78%) Investment Banking
3 6083 (40.72%) Wealth Management
4 6050 (40.50%) Asset Management
5 6034 (40.39%) Retail Banking
6 4805 (32.17%) Agile Software Development
7 4239 (28.38%) Java
8 3096 (20.73%) Analytical Skills
9 2903 (19.43%) SQL
10 2342 (15.68%) SDLC
11 2121 (14.20%) Project Management
12 2062 (13.80%) Degree
13 2047 (13.70%) Oracle
14 1865 (12.48%) Front Office
15 1845 (12.35%) Unix
16 1691 (11.32%) Linux
17 1688 (11.30%) C#
18 1615 (10.81%) .NET
19 1576 (10.55%) Windows
20 1573 (10.53%) Scrum
21 1548 (10.36%) SQL Server
22 1417 (9.49%) JavaScript
23 1415 (9.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 1413 (9.46%) Analytics
25 1410 (9.44%) Microsoft
26 1396 (9.35%) Business Analysis
27 1338 (8.96%) Derivative
28 1219 (8.16%) Software Engineering
29 1190 (7.97%) Risk Management
30 1168 (7.82%) QA

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
1 495 (3.31%) Tomcat
2 393 (2.63%) Apache
3 341 (2.28%) SharePoint
4 324 (2.17%) SAS
5 260 (1.74%) MS Exchange
6 231 (1.55%) JBoss
7 228 (1.53%) WebSphere
8 226 (1.51%) Skype for Business
9 215 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
10 213 (1.43%) IIS
11 210 (1.41%) Confluence
12 185 (1.24%) Apache Spark
13 170 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
14 138 (0.92%) CMS
15 109 (0.73%) WebLogic
16 89 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
17 88 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
18 79 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
19 64 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 49 (0.33%) DataSynapse
Applications
1 613 (4.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 382 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
3 230 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 125 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 113 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
6 49 (0.33%) InVision
7 42 (0.28%) Photoshop
8 32 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
9 28 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
10 18 (0.12%) SPSS
11 13 (0.087%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 7 (0.047%) Adobe After Effects
13 6 (0.040%) OmniGraffle
14 4 (0.027%) UXPin
15 3 (0.020%) EngageOne
15 3 (0.020%) UserZoom
16 2 (0.013%) LaTeX
17 1 (0.007%) Chatbot
17 1 (0.007%) GNU Octave
17 1 (0.007%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 110 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 93 (0.62%) Actimize
3 86 (0.58%) Temenos T24
4 76 (0.51%) ION MarketView
5 53 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
6 44 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
7 41 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 27 (0.18%) SAP CO
8 27 (0.18%) SAP FI
8 27 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
9 26 (0.17%) RMDS
10 24 (0.16%) Eikon
10 24 (0.16%) Markit EDM
11 22 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
11 22 (0.15%) SAP S/4HANA
12 17 (0.11%) Temenos Globus
13 16 (0.11%) Summit
14 15 (0.10%) WebTrends
15 12 (0.080%) Misys Equation
16 11 (0.074%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 603 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
2 396 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 224 (1.50%) GitHub
4 187 (1.25%) SaaS
5 164 (1.10%) IaaS
6 133 (0.89%) Office 365
7 89 (0.60%) PaaS
8 45 (0.30%) OpenShift
9 40 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
10 34 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
11 30 (0.20%) npm
12 29 (0.19%) Google Analytics
13 27 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
14 26 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
15 19 (0.13%) CloudFront
16 18 (0.12%) Dynamics 365
17 17 (0.11%) OneDrive
17 17 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 16 (0.11%) Heroku
18 16 (0.11%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 389 (2.60%) Firewall
2 218 (1.46%) TCP/IP
3 203 (1.36%) Skype
4 184 (1.23%) Internet
5 160 (1.07%) DNS
6 155 (1.04%) HTTP
7 140 (0.94%) Wireless
8 132 (0.88%) OSPF
9 128 (0.86%) BGP
10 117 (0.78%) WAN
11 110 (0.74%) MPLS
12 106 (0.71%) Network Security
13 102 (0.68%) Cisco Nexus
14 101 (0.68%) SSL
15 100 (0.67%) EIGRP
16 88 (0.59%) VoIP
16 88 (0.59%) VPN
17 87 (0.58%) Unified Communications
18 86 (0.58%) IPsec
19 80 (0.54%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1548 (10.36%) SQL Server
2 537 (3.59%) Big Data
3 534 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 504 (3.37%) Relational Database
5 357 (2.39%) Hadoop
6 356 (2.38%) NoSQL
7 326 (2.18%) Oracle Database
8 322 (2.16%) Blockchain
9 311 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 295 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 292 (1.95%) Apache Cassandra
12 262 (1.75%) MongoDB
13 233 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
14 231 (1.55%) MySQL
15 202 (1.35%) RDBMS
16 165 (1.10%) QlikView
17 144 (0.96%) SAS Visual Analytics
18 142 (0.95%) Neo4j
18 142 (0.95%) OLAP
19 136 (0.91%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 813 (5.44%) JIRA
2 692 (4.63%) TeamCity
3 607 (4.06%) Maven
4 540 (3.61%) Git (software)
5 482 (3.23%) Jenkins
6 442 (2.96%) Subversion
7 351 (2.35%) JUnit
8 269 (1.80%) Selenium
9 219 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
10 215 (1.44%) Octopus Deploy
11 209 (1.40%) Cucumber
12 181 (1.21%) MSBuild
13 179 (1.20%) Hudson
14 152 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 151 (1.01%) Visual Studio
16 145 (0.97%) Sonatype Nexus
17 138 (0.92%) NUnit
18 131 (0.88%) Gradle
19 124 (0.83%) Rhino Mocks
20 101 (0.68%) Moq
General
1 12340 (82.61%) Finance
2 7735 (51.78%) Investment Banking
3 6034 (40.39%) Retail Banking
4 1865 (12.48%) Front Office
5 729 (4.88%) Retail
6 653 (4.37%) Financial Institution
7 535 (3.58%) Marketing
8 468 (3.13%) Legal
9 404 (2.70%) Telecoms
10 387 (2.59%) Back Office
11 256 (1.71%) Law
12 209 (1.40%) Corporate Banking
13 190 (1.27%) Private Banking
14 111 (0.74%) German Language
15 108 (0.72%) Manufacturing
16 103 (0.69%) International Banking
16 103 (0.69%) Publishing
17 96 (0.64%) Advertising
18 90 (0.60%) Games
19 76 (0.51%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3960 (26.51%) Developer
2 2754 (18.44%) Analyst
3 1629 (10.91%) Java Developer
4 1539 (10.30%) Business Analyst
5 959 (6.42%) Senior Developer
6 769 (5.15%) Architect
7 688 (4.61%) Consultant
8 674 (4.51%) C# Developer
9 620 (4.15%) Software Engineer
10 609 (4.08%) Banking Analyst
11 563 (3.77%) .NET Developer
12 544 (3.64%) Project Manager
13 466 (3.12%) Senior Java Developer
14 438 (2.93%) Support Analyst
15 431 (2.89%) Financial Analyst
16 422 (2.83%) IT Analyst
17 418 (2.80%) C# .NET Developer
18 376 (2.52%) Senior Analyst
19 318 (2.13%) Service Analyst
20 312 (2.09%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1615 (10.81%) .NET
2 945 (6.33%) HTML
3 768 (5.14%) Spring
4 712 (4.77%) Web Services
5 704 (4.71%) REST
6 701 (4.69%) CSS
7 679 (4.55%) AngularJS
8 611 (4.09%) XML
9 542 (3.63%) RESTful
10 516 (3.45%) ASP.NET
11 479 (3.21%) HTML5
12 372 (2.49%) FIX Protocol
13 371 (2.48%) Hibernate
13 371 (2.48%) SOAP
14 344 (2.30%) J2EE
15 316 (2.12%) Middleware
16 302 (2.02%) .NET Framework
17 298 (1.99%) WPF
18 286 (1.91%) JSON
19 285 (1.91%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3096 (20.73%) Analytical Skills
2 1415 (9.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1338 (8.96%) Derivative
4 1113 (7.45%) Equities
5 1090 (7.30%) Computer Science
6 847 (5.67%) Fixed Income
7 801 (5.36%) Fintech
8 759 (5.08%) User Experience
9 670 (4.49%) Management Information System
10 645 (4.32%) Greenfield Project
11 598 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
12 434 (2.91%) Credit Risk
13 426 (2.85%) Equity Derivative
14 393 (2.63%) Reference Data
15 314 (2.10%) Algorithms
16 270 (1.81%) Data Centre
17 268 (1.79%) Data Structures
18 252 (1.69%) Online Banking
19 200 (1.34%) Hedge funds
20 195 (1.31%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1845 (12.35%) Unix
2 1691 (11.32%) Linux
3 1576 (10.55%) Windows
4 522 (3.49%) Windows Server
5 297 (1.99%) Apple iOS
6 292 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 282 (1.89%) Android
8 215 (1.44%) Solaris
9 212 (1.42%) Windows 7
10 149 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 117 (0.78%) Mac OS X
12 103 (0.69%) Windows 10
13 102 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
14 82 (0.55%) CentOS
15 36 (0.24%) Ubuntu
16 31 (0.21%) AIX
17 24 (0.16%) Windows 8
18 16 (0.11%) Fedora
19 13 (0.087%) Mac OS
19 13 (0.087%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6083 (40.72%) Wealth Management
2 6050 (40.50%) Asset Management
3 4805 (32.17%) Agile Software Development
4 2342 (15.68%) SDLC
5 2121 (14.20%) Project Management
6 1573 (10.53%) Scrum
7 1413 (9.46%) Analytics
8 1396 (9.35%) Business Analysis
9 1219 (8.16%) Software Engineering
10 1190 (7.97%) Risk Management
11 1165 (7.80%) Stakeholder Management
12 1152 (7.71%) Multithreading
13 1130 (7.56%) Continuous Integration
14 1101 (7.37%) TDD
15 1084 (7.26%) DevOps
16 1060 (7.10%) Test Automation
17 1023 (6.85%) OO
18 974 (6.52%) Change Management
19 909 (6.09%) ITIL
20 876 (5.86%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 4239 (28.38%) Java
2 2903 (19.43%) SQL
3 1688 (11.30%) C#
4 1417 (9.49%) JavaScript
5 1040 (6.96%) Python
6 671 (4.49%) C++
7 592 (3.96%) PowerShell
8 518 (3.47%) Shell Script
9 503 (3.37%) Perl
10 417 (2.79%) PL/SQL
11 408 (2.73%) R
12 291 (1.95%) Bash Shell
13 281 (1.88%) C
14 262 (1.75%) T-SQL
15 223 (1.49%) Scala
16 191 (1.28%) PHP
17 151 (1.01%) Ruby
18 142 (0.95%) VBA
19 109 (0.73%) MATLAB
20 105 (0.70%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 2062 (13.80%) Degree
2 583 (3.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 288 (1.93%) CISSP
4 217 (1.45%) CISM
5 211 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 190 (1.27%) Master's Degree
7 183 (1.23%) MCSE
8 182 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
9 163 (1.09%) CCNP
10 147 (0.98%) PMI Certification
11 130 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
12 117 (0.78%) CCIE
13 107 (0.72%) ISEB
14 102 (0.68%) CCA
15 101 (0.68%) PMP
16 97 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
17 96 (0.64%) CISA
18 87 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 85 (0.57%) Numerate Degree
20 79 (0.53%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1168 (7.82%) QA
2 247 (1.65%) PMO
3 208 (1.39%) MiFID
4 168 (1.12%) SLA
5 166 (1.11%) Data Quality
6 126 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 123 (0.82%) Basel III
8 122 (0.82%) GDPR
9 100 (0.67%) EMIR
10 89 (0.60%) Dodd-Frank
11 85 (0.57%) SEPA
12 81 (0.54%) PCI DSS
13 66 (0.44%) ISO 9001
14 58 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 55 (0.37%) PSD2
16 48 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
17 45 (0.30%) COBIT
18 37 (0.25%) IFRS
18 37 (0.25%) ISO 20022
19 32 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 531 (3.55%) Active Directory
2 234 (1.57%) Docker
3 191 (1.28%) XenApp
4 189 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 152 (1.02%) XenDesktop
6 64 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
7 58 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
8 56 (0.37%) vSphere
9 49 (0.33%) Hyper-V
10 44 (0.29%) XenServer
11 42 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
12 30 (0.20%) HDFS
13 19 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
14 17 (0.11%) Postfix
14 17 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
15 16 (0.11%) Apache Flume
15 16 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 15 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 8 (0.054%) Firmware
18 7 (0.047%) NFS
Systems Management
1 310 (2.08%) Puppet
2 286 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
3 269 (1.80%) Ansible
4 231 (1.55%) SCCM
5 112 (0.75%) Nagios
6 106 (0.71%) AirWatch
7 94 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
8 87 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
9 76 (0.51%) Cisco UCCX
10 73 (0.49%) Cisco UCCE
11 65 (0.44%) Terraform
12 62 (0.42%) PowerBroker
13 60 (0.40%) Kubernetes
14 54 (0.36%) Nessus
15 43 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
16 40 (0.27%) SCOM
17 38 (0.25%) Control-M
18 34 (0.23%) Opsview
19 33 (0.22%) Icinga
20 30 (0.20%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 2047 (13.70%) Oracle
2 1410 (9.44%) Microsoft
3 459 (3.07%) Murex
4 402 (2.69%) VMware
5 395 (2.64%) Sybase
6 334 (2.24%) Citrix
7 328 (2.20%) Tableau
8 296 (1.98%) Red Hat
9 289 (1.93%) Cisco
10 251 (1.68%) SAP
11 224 (1.50%) ION Trading
12 213 (1.43%) IBM
12 213 (1.43%) Splunk
13 197 (1.32%) ServiceNow
14 196 (1.31%) Google
15 168 (1.12%) McAfee
16 167 (1.12%) Bloomberg
17 155 (1.04%) Apple
18 130 (0.87%) Palo Alto
19 127 (0.85%) TIBCO