Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 27 48
Rank change year-on-year -17 +21 -17
Permanent jobs citing Banking 9,074 12,261 10,263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.58% 7.33% 5.36%
As % of the General category 13.35% 17.12% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6,160 7,621 8,133
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £37,250 £35,750 £34,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £100,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +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 67,960 71,632 84,135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.79% 42.84% 43.98%
Number of salaries quoted 52,707 54,977 69,561
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 19 July 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 19 July 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 -11 7,310 £70,000 +7.69% 971
North of England +27 856 £50,000 - 85
North West +17 664 £52,500 +5.00% 52
South East -51 380 £50,000 - 85
Midlands -16 301 £47,500 -5.00% 34
East Midlands -3 153 £47,500 -13.64% 17
West Midlands +6 148 £50,000 +17.65% 17
Yorkshire +17 136 £45,000 -6.25% 24
East of England -43 128 £57,500 +4.55% 29
South West -101 114 £60,000 +20.00% 18
North East +31 56 £45,000 - 9
Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 6,868 (75.69%) Finance
2 2,841 (31.31%) Investment Banking
3 2,835 (31.24%) Agile Software Development
4 2,795 (30.80%) Java
5 2,429 (26.77%) SQL
6 1,784 (19.66%) Problem-Solving
7 1,607 (17.71%) Degree
8 1,517 (16.72%) Risk Management
9 1,383 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
10 1,361 (15.00%) JavaScript
11 1,346 (14.83%) C#
12 1,283 (14.14%) Big Data
13 1,243 (13.70%) .NET
14 1,224 (13.49%) Financial Institution
15 1,208 (13.31%) Investment Management
16 1,188 (13.09%) Linux
17 1,141 (12.57%) Low Latency
18 1,035 (11.41%) Windows
19 1,021 (11.25%) Python
20 1,015 (11.19%) SQL Server
21 990 (10.91%) Computer Science
22 949 (10.46%) TDD
23 934 (10.29%) Strategic Thinking
24 912 (10.05%) Innovative Thinking
25 911 (10.04%) AngularJS
26 904 (9.96%) HTML
27 903 (9.95%) Cyberthreat
28 901 (9.93%) Front Office
29 898 (9.90%) Project Management
30 884 (9.74%) Oracle

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
1 249 (2.74%) Apache Spark
2 234 (2.58%) Tomcat
3 209 (2.30%) Apache
4 196 (2.16%) Confluence
5 129 (1.42%) IIS
6 128 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
7 125 (1.38%) SAS
8 117 (1.29%) Ethereum
9 109 (1.20%) JBoss
10 102 (1.12%) SharePoint
11 92 (1.01%) MS Exchange
12 88 (0.97%) WebSphere
13 64 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
14 57 (0.63%) Mule
15 54 (0.60%) CMS
16 45 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 45 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 41 (0.45%) WebLogic
18 35 (0.39%) Drupal
19 28 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 322 (3.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 285 (3.14%) Microsoft Office
3 101 (1.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 78 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 52 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
6 30 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
7 16 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 14 (0.15%) SPSS
9 9 (0.099%) Photoshop
10 6 (0.066%) Chatbot
10 6 (0.066%) HipChat
11 5 (0.055%) Adobe Illustrator
12 3 (0.033%) S-PLUS
12 3 (0.033%) UserZoom
13 2 (0.022%) EViews
13 2 (0.022%) GNU Octave
13 2 (0.022%) InDesign
13 2 (0.022%) InVision
13 2 (0.022%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.022%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 76 (0.84%) Distributed Ledger
2 72 (0.79%) thinkFolio
3 31 (0.34%) Markit EDM
4 30 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 27 (0.30%) Temenos T24
6 24 (0.26%) Front Arena
7 22 (0.24%) SimCorp Dimension
8 18 (0.20%) SAP CO
8 18 (0.20%) SAP FI
8 18 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
9 16 (0.18%) Summit
10 15 (0.17%) ION MarketView
11 13 (0.14%) Actimize
12 12 (0.13%) SAP MM
13 11 (0.12%) FLEXCUBE
13 11 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
14 10 (0.11%) Eikon
14 10 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
15 9 (0.099%) Magento
15 9 (0.099%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 742 (8.18%) Amazon AWS
2 518 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 263 (2.90%) SaaS
4 252 (2.78%) GitHub
5 162 (1.79%) Office 365
6 159 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
7 105 (1.16%) PaaS
8 82 (0.90%) Amazon S3
9 75 (0.83%) IaaS
10 73 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
11 60 (0.66%) Slack
12 58 (0.64%) npm
13 51 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
14 37 (0.41%) OpenShift
15 33 (0.36%) Serverless
16 30 (0.33%) Trello
17 25 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
18 22 (0.24%) Salesforce Service Cloud
19 20 (0.22%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
20 19 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 205 (2.26%) Firewall
2 186 (2.05%) LAN
3 179 (1.97%) WAN
4 129 (1.42%) TCP/IP
5 122 (1.34%) Internet
6 120 (1.32%) DNS
7 86 (0.95%) HTTP
8 84 (0.93%) DHCP
9 78 (0.86%) Wireless
10 71 (0.78%) FIX Connectivity
11 68 (0.75%) MPLS
12 66 (0.73%) Cisco Nexus
13 64 (0.71%) Network Security
14 59 (0.65%) VPN
15 51 (0.56%) BGP
16 46 (0.51%) OSPF
17 45 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
18 43 (0.47%) SNMP
19 41 (0.45%) NetScaler
20 40 (0.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,283 (14.14%) Big Data
2 1,015 (11.19%) SQL Server
3 544 (6.00%) NoSQL
4 488 (5.38%) Blockchain
5 483 (5.32%) Relational Database
6 365 (4.02%) MongoDB
7 305 (3.36%) MySQL
8 286 (3.15%) Hadoop
9 274 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
10 267 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 248 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 200 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
13 178 (1.96%) DB2
14 168 (1.85%) Redis
15 161 (1.77%) RDBMS
16 157 (1.73%) Oracle Database
17 130 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
18 115 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 102 (1.12%) Data Lake
20 96 (1.06%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 593 (6.54%) Git (software)
2 495 (5.46%) Jenkins
3 405 (4.46%) JIRA
4 375 (4.13%) Maven
5 270 (2.98%) Selenium
6 223 (2.46%) JUnit
7 185 (2.04%) Cucumber
8 177 (1.95%) Subversion
9 145 (1.60%) TeamCity
10 119 (1.31%) Mocha
11 104 (1.15%) Gradle
12 100 (1.10%) NUnit
13 86 (0.95%) Eclipse
14 81 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
15 79 (0.87%) Sonatype Nexus
15 79 (0.87%) Visual Studio Team System
16 75 (0.83%) Visual Studio
17 74 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
18 73 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 70 (0.77%) Jasmine
General
1 6,868 (75.69%) Finance
2 2,841 (31.31%) Investment Banking
3 1,224 (13.49%) Financial Institution
4 901 (9.93%) Front Office
5 529 (5.83%) Retail
6 525 (5.79%) Telecoms
7 413 (4.55%) Law
8 391 (4.31%) Retail Banking
9 304 (3.35%) Legal
10 292 (3.22%) Back Office
11 264 (2.91%) Marketing
12 198 (2.18%) Advertising
13 158 (1.74%) Corporate Banking
14 125 (1.38%) Games
15 113 (1.25%) German Language
16 93 (1.02%) Italian Language
17 89 (0.98%) French Language
18 87 (0.96%) Private Banking
19 82 (0.90%) Manufacturing
20 62 (0.68%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2,866 (31.58%) Developer
2 1,320 (14.55%) Analyst
3 963 (10.61%) Java Developer
4 567 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 540 (5.95%) Business Analyst
6 518 (5.71%) Consultant
7 498 (5.49%) Architect
8 486 (5.36%) Senior Developer
9 401 (4.42%) .NET Developer
10 369 (4.07%) Project Manager
11 357 (3.93%) Banking Analyst
12 312 (3.44%) Applications Support
13 284 (3.13%) Junior
14 283 (3.12%) C# .NET Developer
15 263 (2.90%) Software Engineer
16 252 (2.78%) SQL Developer
17 211 (2.33%) Solutions Architect
18 209 (2.30%) Support Analyst
19 194 (2.14%) Junior Developer
20 184 (2.03%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,243 (13.70%) .NET
2 911 (10.04%) AngularJS
3 904 (9.96%) HTML
4 672 (7.41%) CSS
5 667 (7.35%) Spring
6 599 (6.60%) Web Services
7 539 (5.94%) React
8 509 (5.61%) REST
9 505 (5.57%) RESTful
10 490 (5.40%) ASP.NET
11 479 (5.28%) HTML5
12 453 (4.99%) Node.js
13 344 (3.79%) XML
14 331 (3.65%) .NET Framework
15 291 (3.21%) jQuery
16 289 (3.18%) Kafka
17 279 (3.07%) WPF
18 273 (3.01%) Hibernate
19 259 (2.85%) ASP.NET MVC
20 256 (2.82%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1,383 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
2 990 (10.91%) Computer Science
3 903 (9.95%) Cyberthreat
4 852 (9.39%) Fintech
5 595 (6.56%) Fixed Income
6 570 (6.28%) Equities
7 473 (5.21%) Derivative
8 464 (5.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 454 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
10 375 (4.13%) Hedge funds
11 348 (3.84%) User Experience
12 317 (3.49%) Self-Motivation
13 307 (3.38%) Management Information System
14 295 (3.25%) Algorithms
15 290 (3.20%) Data Centre
16 286 (3.15%) Mobile App
17 258 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
18 222 (2.45%) Data Structures
19 165 (1.82%) Virtual Team
20 138 (1.52%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1,188 (13.09%) Linux
2 1,035 (11.41%) Windows
3 842 (9.28%) Unix
4 244 (2.69%) Windows Server
5 131 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 128 (1.41%) Android
7 126 (1.39%) Apple iOS
8 123 (1.36%) Windows 7
9 105 (1.16%) Solaris
10 96 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
11 94 (1.04%) Windows 10
12 66 (0.73%) VMS
13 61 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
14 50 (0.55%) AIX
15 39 (0.43%) Ubuntu
16 37 (0.41%) HPUX
17 36 (0.40%) CentOS
18 20 (0.22%) Mac OS X
19 12 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
20 11 (0.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,835 (31.24%) Agile Software Development
2 1,784 (19.66%) Problem-Solving
3 1,517 (16.72%) Risk Management
4 1,208 (13.31%) Investment Management
5 1,141 (12.57%) Low Latency
6 949 (10.46%) TDD
7 934 (10.29%) Strategic Thinking
8 912 (10.05%) Innovative Thinking
9 898 (9.90%) Project Management
10 861 (9.49%) Analytics
11 853 (9.40%) Test Automation
12 836 (9.21%) Scrum
13 813 (8.96%) DevOps
14 802 (8.84%) Stakeholder Management
15 788 (8.68%) SDLC
16 756 (8.33%) OO
17 672 (7.41%) Software Engineering
18 627 (6.91%) Wealth Management
19 602 (6.63%) Continuous Integration
20 597 (6.58%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2,795 (30.80%) Java
2 2,429 (26.77%) SQL
3 1,361 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 1,346 (14.83%) C#
5 1,021 (11.25%) Python
6 694 (7.65%) C++
7 399 (4.40%) Java 8
8 325 (3.58%) Perl
9 315 (3.47%) Scala
10 295 (3.25%) PowerShell
11 283 (3.12%) Bash Shell
12 266 (2.93%) C
13 240 (2.64%) Ruby
14 226 (2.49%) T-SQL
15 222 (2.45%) Shell Script
16 196 (2.16%) VBA
17 186 (2.05%) ES6
18 181 (1.99%) PL/SQL
19 145 (1.60%) TypeScript
20 141 (1.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1,607 (17.71%) Degree
2 441 (4.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 177 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
4 174 (1.92%) CISSP
5 162 (1.79%) Master's Degree
6 104 (1.15%) CCNP
7 102 (1.12%) PMI Certification
8 95 (1.05%) CCNA
8 95 (1.05%) CISM
9 92 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
10 80 (0.88%) CCIE
11 79 (0.87%) CISA
12 78 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
13 71 (0.78%) PhD
14 69 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 66 (0.73%) PMP
16 62 (0.68%) MCSE
17 60 (0.66%) ISTQB
18 51 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
19 46 (0.51%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 481 (5.30%) QA
2 144 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 138 (1.52%) Data Quality
3 138 (1.52%) SLA
4 120 (1.32%) PMO
5 107 (1.18%) GDPR
6 103 (1.14%) MiFID
7 93 (1.02%) PSD2
8 60 (0.66%) SEPA
9 50 (0.55%) PCI DSS
10 47 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 28 (0.31%) ISO 9001
12 26 (0.29%) COBIT
13 24 (0.26%) IFRS
14 23 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
15 20 (0.22%) IFRS 9
16 18 (0.20%) Solvency II
17 17 (0.19%) FATCA
17 17 (0.19%) GCP
18 16 (0.18%) EMIR
System Software
1 411 (4.53%) Docker
2 285 (3.14%) Active Directory
3 139 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 108 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
5 48 (0.53%) Hyper-V
6 35 (0.39%) vSphere
7 32 (0.35%) XenApp
8 31 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
9 29 (0.32%) HDFS
10 23 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
11 19 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
12 17 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
13 15 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 15 (0.17%) XenDesktop
14 13 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 10 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
16 9 (0.099%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 9 (0.099%) ISA Server
17 6 (0.066%) Samba
18 5 (0.055%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 264 (2.91%) Ansible
2 233 (2.57%) Kubernetes
3 194 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
4 190 (2.09%) Puppet
5 97 (1.07%) SCCM
6 82 (0.90%) Terraform
7 63 (0.69%) Docker Swarm
8 48 (0.53%) Nagios
9 41 (0.45%) Control-M
10 36 (0.40%) ITRS Geneos
11 33 (0.36%) SCOM
12 28 (0.31%) Kibana
13 20 (0.22%) Packer
13 20 (0.22%) WSUS
14 18 (0.20%) Salt
15 17 (0.19%) Grafana
16 16 (0.18%) Red Hat Satellite
16 16 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
17 15 (0.17%) CFEngine
17 15 (0.17%) Icinga
Vendors
1 884 (9.74%) Oracle
2 826 (9.10%) Microsoft
3 337 (3.71%) Sybase
4 258 (2.84%) Cisco
5 216 (2.38%) VMware
6 191 (2.10%) IBM
7 174 (1.92%) Splunk
8 164 (1.81%) Bloomberg
9 160 (1.76%) Citrix
10 153 (1.69%) Red Hat
11 142 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
12 114 (1.26%) Tableau
13 113 (1.25%) SAP
14 112 (1.23%) Google
15 111 (1.22%) Reuters
16 104 (1.15%) F5
17 93 (1.02%) AppDynamics
18 85 (0.94%) Adobe
19 70 (0.77%) CheckPoint
20 61 (0.67%) EMC