Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
UK > England
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 21 46
Rank change year-on-year -21 +25 -16
Permanent jobs citing Banking 8,824 15,078 9,926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.65% 9.04% 5.46%
As % of the General category 13.61% 20.40% 12.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6,030 7,397 8,127
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £101,250 £97,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% 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 64,849 73,926 78,879
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.53% 44.31% 43.36%
Number of salaries quoted 50,212 54,062 65,489
England median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.95% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £83,750
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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -14 7,147 £70,000 +3.70% 615
North of England +8 788 £50,000 - 124
North West +10 588 £55,000 +10.00% 83
South East -9 432 £52,500 - 61
Midlands -64 231 £47,500 -13.64% 39
Yorkshire +41 164 £42,500 -10.53% 37
East Midlands -24 127 £50,000 -11.11% 14
East of England -9 121 £57,500 +4.55% 20
West Midlands -70 104 £45,000 -18.18% 25
South West -74 102 £55,000 +10.00% 26
North East +9 36 £40,000 -27.27% 4
Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 6,540 (74.12%) Finance
2 2,694 (30.53%) Investment Banking
3 2,657 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2,616 (29.65%) Java
5 2,428 (27.52%) SQL
6 1,705 (19.32%) Problem-Solving
7 1,410 (15.98%) Degree
8 1,398 (15.84%) JavaScript
9 1,382 (15.66%) Risk Management
10 1,272 (14.42%) Analytical Skills
11 1,247 (14.13%) C#
12 1,211 (13.72%) Big Data
13 1,158 (13.12%) .NET
14 1,139 (12.91%) Investment Management
15 1,130 (12.81%) Financial Institution
16 1,096 (12.42%) Python
17 1,086 (12.31%) Linux
18 1,063 (12.05%) Windows
19 1,030 (11.67%) Low Latency
20 1,009 (11.43%) SQL Server
21 879 (9.96%) Computer Science
22 874 (9.90%) Microsoft
23 862 (9.77%) Oracle
24 860 (9.75%) HTML
25 859 (9.73%) Strategic Thinking
26 858 (9.72%) TDD
27 852 (9.66%) AngularJS
28 837 (9.49%) Front Office
29 830 (9.41%) Innovative Thinking
30 829 (9.39%) Cyberthreat

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
1 216 (2.45%) Apache Spark
2 208 (2.36%) Apache
3 193 (2.19%) Confluence
4 170 (1.93%) Tomcat
5 133 (1.51%) IIS
6 120 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
7 108 (1.22%) MS Exchange
7 108 (1.22%) SAS
8 95 (1.08%) WebSphere
9 90 (1.02%) SharePoint
10 87 (0.99%) Ethereum
10 87 (0.99%) JBoss
11 75 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
12 59 (0.67%) CMS
13 39 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 38 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 38 (0.43%) Mule
15 27 (0.31%) WebLogic
16 26 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
17 25 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 306 (3.47%) Microsoft Office
2 301 (3.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 120 (1.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 86 (0.97%) MS Visio
5 53 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
6 30 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 17 (0.19%) SPSS
8 11 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 11 (0.12%) Photoshop
9 10 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
10 7 (0.079%) Chatbot
11 4 (0.045%) UserZoom
12 3 (0.034%) GNU Octave
12 3 (0.034%) HipChat
12 3 (0.034%) InVision
13 2 (0.023%) EViews
13 2 (0.023%) InDesign
13 2 (0.023%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.023%) PrintSoft PReS
14 1 (0.011%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 88 (1.00%) thinkFolio
2 40 (0.45%) Markit EDM
3 39 (0.44%) Distributed Ledger
4 34 (0.39%) Front Arena
5 25 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
6 23 (0.26%) SAP CO
6 23 (0.26%) SAP FI
6 23 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
7 21 (0.24%) SimCorp Dimension
7 21 (0.24%) Temenos T24
8 19 (0.22%) Actimize
9 13 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
10 12 (0.14%) SAP MM
10 12 (0.14%) Summit
11 11 (0.12%) ION MarketView
11 11 (0.12%) NetSuite
12 10 (0.11%) LatentZero
13 9 (0.10%) SAP ERP
14 8 (0.091%) SAP FS
14 8 (0.091%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 773 (8.76%) Amazon AWS
2 599 (6.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 239 (2.71%) SaaS
4 213 (2.41%) Office 365
5 200 (2.27%) GitHub
6 133 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
7 91 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
8 90 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
9 89 (1.01%) Amazon S3
10 68 (0.77%) PaaS
11 59 (0.67%) npm
12 56 (0.63%) IaaS
13 36 (0.41%) Serverless
14 32 (0.36%) Slack
15 24 (0.27%) OpenShift
16 20 (0.23%) Yarn
17 18 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
18 17 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 16 (0.18%) Amazon Kinesis
20 15 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 238 (2.70%) Firewall
2 221 (2.50%) LAN
3 218 (2.47%) WAN
4 171 (1.94%) TCP/IP
5 119 (1.35%) DNS
5 119 (1.35%) Internet
6 99 (1.12%) HTTP
7 87 (0.99%) Wireless
8 83 (0.94%) MPLS
9 79 (0.90%) Cisco Nexus
9 79 (0.90%) DHCP
10 73 (0.83%) BGP
11 68 (0.77%) VPN
12 64 (0.73%) OSPF
13 62 (0.70%) Network Security
13 62 (0.70%) SAN
14 54 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
15 51 (0.58%) Cisco IOS
15 51 (0.58%) FIX Connectivity
16 50 (0.57%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,211 (13.72%) Big Data
2 1,009 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 532 (6.03%) Relational Database
4 451 (5.11%) NoSQL
5 335 (3.80%) MongoDB
6 307 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
7 301 (3.41%) Blockchain
7 301 (3.41%) Hadoop
8 298 (3.38%) MySQL
9 289 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 254 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 181 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
12 168 (1.90%) RDBMS
13 155 (1.76%) DB2
14 138 (1.56%) Redis
15 126 (1.43%) SQL Server 2016
16 118 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 104 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
18 102 (1.16%) Oracle Database
19 89 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 517 (5.86%) Git (software)
2 439 (4.98%) Jenkins
3 380 (4.31%) JIRA
4 319 (3.62%) Maven
5 248 (2.81%) Selenium
6 175 (1.98%) Cucumber
7 173 (1.96%) JUnit
8 156 (1.77%) TeamCity
9 137 (1.55%) Subversion
10 106 (1.20%) Mocha
11 96 (1.09%) Gradle
12 91 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
13 84 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
14 73 (0.83%) Visual Studio
15 72 (0.82%) Eclipse
16 70 (0.79%) NUnit
17 66 (0.75%) Jasmine
18 64 (0.73%) JMeter
18 64 (0.73%) Sonatype Nexus
19 60 (0.68%) WebDriver
General
1 6,540 (74.12%) Finance
2 2,694 (30.53%) Investment Banking
3 1,130 (12.81%) Financial Institution
4 837 (9.49%) Front Office
5 475 (5.38%) Retail
6 473 (5.36%) Telecoms
7 405 (4.59%) Law
8 332 (3.76%) Retail Banking
9 314 (3.56%) Back Office
10 269 (3.05%) Marketing
11 234 (2.65%) Legal
12 181 (2.05%) Corporate Banking
13 158 (1.79%) Advertising
14 136 (1.54%) Games
15 131 (1.48%) Private Banking
16 100 (1.13%) German Language
17 93 (1.05%) French Language
17 93 (1.05%) Italian Language
18 64 (0.73%) Manufacturing
19 62 (0.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2,743 (31.09%) Developer
2 1,334 (15.12%) Analyst
3 838 (9.50%) Java Developer
4 500 (5.67%) Architect
4 500 (5.67%) Business Analyst
5 488 (5.53%) Senior Developer
6 476 (5.39%) Consultant
7 474 (5.37%) C# Developer
8 391 (4.43%) .NET Developer
9 389 (4.41%) Project Manager
10 363 (4.11%) Banking Analyst
11 346 (3.92%) Applications Support
12 297 (3.37%) SQL Developer
13 257 (2.91%) Junior
14 245 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
14 245 (2.78%) Support Analyst
15 198 (2.24%) Solutions Architect
16 197 (2.23%) Software Engineer
17 194 (2.20%) Support Engineer
18 179 (2.03%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,158 (13.12%) .NET
2 860 (9.75%) HTML
3 852 (9.66%) AngularJS
4 634 (7.18%) CSS
5 614 (6.96%) Spring
6 551 (6.24%) Web Services
7 492 (5.58%) REST
8 491 (5.56%) React
9 478 (5.42%) RESTful
10 422 (4.78%) Node.js
11 418 (4.74%) ASP.NET
11 418 (4.74%) HTML5
12 314 (3.56%) XML
13 287 (3.25%) .NET Framework
14 280 (3.17%) Kafka
15 253 (2.87%) jQuery
16 248 (2.81%) JSON
17 241 (2.73%) Spring Boot
18 235 (2.66%) ASP.NET Web API
19 224 (2.54%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1,272 (14.42%) Analytical Skills
2 879 (9.96%) Computer Science
3 829 (9.39%) Cyberthreat
4 801 (9.08%) Fintech
5 566 (6.41%) Fixed Income
6 542 (6.14%) Equities
7 471 (5.34%) Derivative
8 456 (5.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 451 (5.11%) Greenfield Project
10 407 (4.61%) Hedge funds
11 328 (3.72%) User Experience
12 287 (3.25%) Mobile App
13 274 (3.11%) Self-Motivation
14 264 (2.99%) Data Centre
15 261 (2.96%) Management Information System
16 248 (2.81%) Algorithms
17 231 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
18 203 (2.30%) Data Structures
19 144 (1.63%) Online Banking
20 141 (1.60%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1,086 (12.31%) Linux
2 1,063 (12.05%) Windows
3 742 (8.41%) Unix
4 267 (3.03%) Windows Server
5 140 (1.59%) Apple iOS
6 135 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 130 (1.47%) Windows 7
8 122 (1.38%) Android
9 108 (1.22%) Windows 10
10 99 (1.12%) Solaris
11 94 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
12 64 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
13 60 (0.68%) VMS
14 47 (0.53%) AIX
14 47 (0.53%) CentOS
15 43 (0.49%) Mac OS X
16 40 (0.45%) Ubuntu
17 39 (0.44%) HPUX
18 23 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
19 15 (0.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,657 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1,705 (19.32%) Problem-Solving
3 1,382 (15.66%) Risk Management
4 1,139 (12.91%) Investment Management
5 1,030 (11.67%) Low Latency
6 859 (9.73%) Strategic Thinking
7 858 (9.72%) TDD
8 830 (9.41%) Innovative Thinking
9 827 (9.37%) Project Management
10 802 (9.09%) DevOps
11 795 (9.01%) Stakeholder Management
12 763 (8.65%) Analytics
13 762 (8.64%) Test Automation
14 759 (8.60%) Scrum
15 676 (7.66%) SDLC
16 641 (7.26%) OO
17 640 (7.25%) Microservices
18 624 (7.07%) Software Engineering
19 572 (6.48%) Asset Management
20 569 (6.45%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2,616 (29.65%) Java
2 2,428 (27.52%) SQL
3 1,398 (15.84%) JavaScript
4 1,247 (14.13%) C#
5 1,096 (12.42%) Python
6 692 (7.84%) C++
7 352 (3.99%) PowerShell
8 343 (3.89%) Java 8
9 336 (3.81%) Perl
10 312 (3.54%) Scala
11 272 (3.08%) C
12 264 (2.99%) Bash Shell
13 255 (2.89%) T-SQL
14 236 (2.67%) Ruby
15 196 (2.22%) Shell Script
16 178 (2.02%) PL/SQL
17 173 (1.96%) ES6
17 173 (1.96%) VBA
18 150 (1.70%) PHP
19 144 (1.63%) R
Qualifications
1 1,410 (15.98%) Degree
2 386 (4.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 210 (2.38%) CISSP
4 194 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
5 136 (1.54%) CCNP
6 133 (1.51%) Master's Degree
7 97 (1.10%) CCIE
8 94 (1.07%) PMI Certification
9 92 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
10 90 (1.02%) CCNA
11 86 (0.97%) CISM
12 84 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 76 (0.86%) PhD
14 73 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
14 73 (0.83%) PMP
15 72 (0.82%) ISTQB
16 68 (0.77%) CISMP
17 67 (0.76%) CompTIA Security+
18 61 (0.69%) CISA
19 59 (0.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 451 (5.11%) QA
2 157 (1.78%) SLA
3 155 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 125 (1.42%) GDPR
5 120 (1.36%) PMO
6 118 (1.34%) Data Quality
7 88 (1.00%) MiFID
8 80 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 60 (0.68%) SEPA
10 52 (0.59%) PSD2
11 40 (0.45%) IFRS
12 37 (0.42%) PCI DSS
13 32 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
14 30 (0.34%) COBIT
15 29 (0.33%) Solvency II
16 25 (0.28%) IFRS 9
17 24 (0.27%) ISO 9001
18 22 (0.25%) FATCA
19 21 (0.24%) EMIR
20 14 (0.16%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 384 (4.35%) Docker
2 325 (3.68%) Active Directory
3 155 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 121 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
5 54 (0.61%) vSphere
6 36 (0.41%) Hyper-V
7 32 (0.36%) HDFS
7 32 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
8 25 (0.28%) XenApp
9 24 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
10 22 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
11 20 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
12 16 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
12 16 (0.18%) XenDesktop
13 15 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 13 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 11 (0.12%) ISA Server
16 9 (0.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 9 (0.10%) Samba
17 8 (0.091%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 271 (3.07%) Ansible
2 237 (2.69%) Kubernetes
3 165 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
4 162 (1.84%) Puppet
5 140 (1.59%) SCCM
6 85 (0.96%) Terraform
7 72 (0.82%) Control-M
8 56 (0.63%) Docker Swarm
9 41 (0.46%) Nagios
10 37 (0.42%) SCOM
11 36 (0.41%) WSUS
12 23 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
13 22 (0.25%) Grafana
14 20 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
14 20 (0.23%) Salt
15 19 (0.22%) IBM BigFix
15 19 (0.22%) Kibana
16 18 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
17 17 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
18 15 (0.17%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 874 (9.90%) Microsoft
2 862 (9.77%) Oracle
3 268 (3.04%) Sybase
4 267 (3.03%) Cisco
5 218 (2.47%) VMware
6 183 (2.07%) IBM
7 174 (1.97%) Citrix
8 163 (1.85%) Splunk
9 149 (1.69%) Red Hat
10 135 (1.53%) SAP
11 132 (1.50%) Google
12 128 (1.45%) Bloomberg
13 123 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
14 111 (1.26%) Tableau
15 107 (1.21%) F5
16 103 (1.17%) Reuters
17 96 (1.09%) AppDynamics
18 78 (0.88%) Calypso
18 78 (0.88%) CheckPoint
19 66 (0.75%) ServiceNow