Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 32 33
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Banking 11,198 10,171 12,201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 6.85% 6.13% 6.26%
As % of the General category 15.97% 14.45% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 6,768 8,455 9,431
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £34,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £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 70,128 70,409 87,104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.90% 42.41% 44.71%
Number of salaries quoted 53,848 57,458 71,218
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 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 23 January 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 9,139 £67,500 +3.85% 1,054
North of England +28 900 £50,000 - 135
North West +51 750 £50,000 +1.01% 86
South East -45 474 £52,500 +5.00% 76
Midlands -11 378 £55,000 -4.35% 40
West Midlands -30 196 £55,000 - 18
East Midlands +3 180 £60,000 -7.69% 22
South West -77 178 £50,000 -9.09% 50
East of England -87 134 £57,500 +15.00% 41
Yorkshire -105 109 £45,000 -10.00% 35
North East -1 44 £50,000 +5.26% 14
Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 8,806 (78.64%) Finance
2 4,603 (41.11%) Investment Banking
3 3,624 (32.36%) Agile Software Development
4 3,129 (27.94%) Java
5 3,073 (27.44%) Wealth Management
6 2,906 (25.95%) Retail Banking
7 2,893 (25.83%) Asset Management
8 2,415 (21.57%) SQL
9 1,808 (16.15%) Analytical Skills
10 1,480 (13.22%) Degree
11 1,388 (12.40%) Oracle
12 1,353 (12.08%) C#
13 1,348 (12.04%) SDLC
14 1,335 (11.92%) .NET
14 1,335 (11.92%) Unix
15 1,330 (11.88%) Project Management
16 1,288 (11.50%) Linux
17 1,244 (11.11%) Windows
18 1,229 (10.98%) Scrum
19 1,226 (10.95%) SQL Server
20 1,215 (10.85%) Front Office
21 1,210 (10.81%) JavaScript
22 1,018 (9.09%) Microsoft
23 975 (8.71%) Risk Management
24 974 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
25 954 (8.52%) Analytics
26 904 (8.07%) TDD
27 880 (7.86%) Python
28 872 (7.79%) HTML
29 868 (7.75%) DevOps

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
1 297 (2.65%) Tomcat
2 270 (2.41%) SAS
3 254 (2.27%) Apache
4 241 (2.15%) SharePoint
5 203 (1.81%) IIS
6 187 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
7 171 (1.53%) Confluence
8 158 (1.41%) Apache Spark
9 154 (1.38%) WebSphere
10 137 (1.22%) JBoss
11 120 (1.07%) Skype for Business
12 112 (1.00%) CMS
13 101 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
14 95 (0.85%) MS Exchange
15 88 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
16 72 (0.64%) WebLogic
17 47 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
18 45 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
19 42 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 29 (0.26%) Ethereum
Applications
1 409 (3.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 237 (2.12%) Microsoft Office
3 136 (1.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 92 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
5 81 (0.72%) MS Visio
6 46 (0.41%) InVision
7 28 (0.25%) Photoshop
8 26 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
9 18 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
10 17 (0.15%) SPSS
11 13 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 7 (0.063%) OmniGraffle
13 4 (0.036%) Adobe After Effects
14 3 (0.027%) Mathcad
14 3 (0.027%) UXPin
15 2 (0.018%) UserZoom
16 1 (0.009%) Chatbot
16 1 (0.009%) EngageOne
16 1 (0.009%) GNU Octave
16 1 (0.009%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 83 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 48 (0.43%) Distributed Ledger
2 48 (0.43%) ION MarketView
3 47 (0.42%) Temenos T24
4 46 (0.41%) Actimize
5 30 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
6 29 (0.26%) SAP CO
6 29 (0.26%) SAP FI
6 29 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
7 27 (0.24%) WebTrends
8 26 (0.23%) Eikon
9 23 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
9 23 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 23 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
10 19 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
11 14 (0.13%) Temenos Globus
12 13 (0.12%) FLEXCUBE
12 13 (0.12%) Magento
12 13 (0.12%) Markit EDM
13 10 (0.089%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 600 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
2 374 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 180 (1.61%) SaaS
4 147 (1.31%) Office 365
5 142 (1.27%) GitHub
6 86 (0.77%) IaaS
7 63 (0.56%) PaaS
8 52 (0.46%) OpenShift
9 39 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
10 38 (0.34%) Google Analytics
11 37 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
11 37 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
12 35 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
12 35 (0.31%) npm
13 32 (0.29%) OneDrive
14 28 (0.25%) Amazon S3
15 27 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
16 25 (0.22%) Heroku
17 19 (0.17%) Slack
18 18 (0.16%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 233 (2.08%) Firewall
2 151 (1.35%) TCP/IP
3 149 (1.33%) Internet
4 134 (1.20%) HTTP
5 122 (1.09%) DNS
6 119 (1.06%) Wireless
7 112 (1.00%) WAN
8 110 (0.98%) OSPF
9 105 (0.94%) BGP
10 100 (0.89%) Unified Communications
11 99 (0.88%) Skype
12 96 (0.86%) MPLS
12 96 (0.86%) Network Security
13 81 (0.72%) Cisco Nexus
14 80 (0.71%) EIGRP
15 77 (0.69%) Cisco IOS
15 77 (0.69%) DHCP
16 73 (0.65%) SSL
17 68 (0.61%) IPsec
18 65 (0.58%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,226 (10.95%) SQL Server
2 477 (4.26%) Big Data
3 422 (3.77%) Blockchain
4 357 (3.19%) Relational Database
5 334 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
6 328 (2.93%) NoSQL
7 263 (2.35%) Hadoop
8 258 (2.30%) MongoDB
9 256 (2.29%) Oracle Database
10 230 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 223 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 216 (1.93%) MySQL
13 186 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
14 150 (1.34%) RDBMS
15 141 (1.26%) QlikView
16 124 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
17 120 (1.07%) SQL Server 2014
18 118 (1.05%) SAS Visual Analytics
19 116 (1.04%) Base SAS
20 114 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 549 (4.90%) JIRA
2 474 (4.23%) Git (software)
3 444 (3.96%) Jenkins
4 402 (3.59%) TeamCity
5 399 (3.56%) Maven
6 311 (2.78%) Subversion
7 237 (2.12%) Selenium
8 204 (1.82%) JUnit
9 199 (1.78%) Cucumber
10 194 (1.73%) Octopus Deploy
11 159 (1.42%) MSBuild
12 156 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
13 155 (1.38%) NUnit
14 140 (1.25%) Rhino Mocks
15 139 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 126 (1.13%) Gradle
17 110 (0.98%) Moq
18 109 (0.97%) Hudson
18 109 (0.97%) Visual Studio
19 95 (0.85%) MSTest
General
1 8,806 (78.64%) Finance
2 4,603 (41.11%) Investment Banking
3 2,906 (25.95%) Retail Banking
4 1,215 (10.85%) Front Office
5 712 (6.36%) Retail
6 524 (4.68%) Financial Institution
7 421 (3.76%) Telecoms
8 409 (3.65%) Marketing
9 375 (3.35%) Law
10 332 (2.96%) Legal
11 304 (2.71%) Back Office
12 171 (1.53%) Corporate Banking
13 153 (1.37%) Advertising
14 136 (1.21%) Private Banking
15 101 (0.90%) International Banking
16 85 (0.76%) German Language
17 77 (0.69%) French Language
18 69 (0.62%) Games
18 69 (0.62%) Manufacturing
19 55 (0.49%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3,153 (28.16%) Developer
2 1,932 (17.25%) Analyst
3 1,206 (10.77%) Java Developer
4 1,002 (8.95%) Business Analyst
5 729 (6.51%) Senior Developer
6 627 (5.60%) C# Developer
7 619 (5.53%) Architect
8 614 (5.48%) Consultant
9 522 (4.66%) .NET Developer
10 520 (4.64%) Banking Analyst
11 456 (4.07%) Project Manager
12 394 (3.52%) C# .NET Developer
13 335 (2.99%) Senior Java Developer
14 327 (2.92%) Software Engineer
15 325 (2.90%) Support Analyst
16 314 (2.80%) Applications Support
17 283 (2.53%) Financial Analyst
18 278 (2.48%) SQL Developer
19 255 (2.28%) IT Manager
20 243 (2.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,335 (11.92%) .NET
2 872 (7.79%) HTML
3 659 (5.88%) CSS
4 616 (5.50%) AngularJS
5 610 (5.45%) Spring
6 545 (4.87%) Web Services
7 531 (4.74%) REST
8 500 (4.47%) ASP.NET
9 458 (4.09%) HTML5
10 450 (4.02%) RESTful
11 417 (3.72%) XML
12 311 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
13 302 (2.70%) WPF
14 301 (2.69%) WCF
15 299 (2.67%) .NET Framework
16 295 (2.63%) Node.js
17 291 (2.60%) J2EE
18 278 (2.48%) Hibernate
19 258 (2.30%) SOAP
20 247 (2.21%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1,808 (16.15%) Analytical Skills
2 866 (7.73%) Computer Science
3 809 (7.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 784 (7.00%) Fintech
5 782 (6.98%) Equities
6 722 (6.45%) Derivative
7 591 (5.28%) Greenfield Project
8 560 (5.00%) Fixed Income
9 441 (3.94%) User Experience
10 421 (3.76%) Management Information System
11 394 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
12 258 (2.30%) Data Centre
13 242 (2.16%) Credit Risk
14 236 (2.11%) Algorithms
15 222 (1.98%) Mobile App
16 219 (1.96%) Data Structures
17 201 (1.79%) Online Banking
18 190 (1.70%) Reference Data
19 181 (1.62%) Hedge funds
20 177 (1.58%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1,335 (11.92%) Unix
2 1,288 (11.50%) Linux
3 1,244 (11.11%) Windows
4 425 (3.80%) Windows Server
5 221 (1.97%) Apple iOS
6 209 (1.87%) Android
7 200 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 165 (1.47%) Windows 7
9 138 (1.23%) Windows 10
10 137 (1.22%) Solaris
11 131 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
12 96 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
13 72 (0.64%) CentOS
14 46 (0.41%) Mac OS X
15 25 (0.22%) Ubuntu
16 24 (0.21%) AIX
16 24 (0.21%) Windows 8
17 21 (0.19%) Mac OS
18 17 (0.15%) Debian
18 17 (0.15%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,624 (32.36%) Agile Software Development
2 3,073 (27.44%) Wealth Management
3 2,893 (25.83%) Asset Management
4 1,348 (12.04%) SDLC
5 1,330 (11.88%) Project Management
6 1,229 (10.98%) Scrum
7 975 (8.71%) Risk Management
8 974 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 954 (8.52%) Analytics
10 904 (8.07%) TDD
11 868 (7.75%) DevOps
12 864 (7.72%) Software Engineering
13 859 (7.67%) Continuous Integration
14 846 (7.55%) Business Analysis
15 772 (6.89%) Change Management
16 766 (6.84%) OO
17 765 (6.83%) Test Automation
18 668 (5.97%) Multithreading
19 642 (5.73%) ITIL
20 616 (5.50%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 3,129 (27.94%) Java
2 2,415 (21.57%) SQL
3 1,353 (12.08%) C#
4 1,210 (10.81%) JavaScript
5 880 (7.86%) Python
6 546 (4.88%) C++
7 512 (4.57%) PowerShell
8 403 (3.60%) Perl
9 330 (2.95%) Shell Script
10 287 (2.56%) PL/SQL
11 281 (2.51%) Bash Shell
12 242 (2.16%) R
13 226 (2.02%) T-SQL
14 216 (1.93%) PHP
15 198 (1.77%) C
16 196 (1.75%) Scala
17 156 (1.39%) Ruby
18 123 (1.10%) VBA
19 96 (0.86%) TypeScript
20 81 (0.72%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1,480 (13.22%) Degree
2 459 (4.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 245 (2.19%) CISSP
4 186 (1.66%) CISM
5 155 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
6 152 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 145 (1.29%) PMI Certification
8 124 (1.11%) Master's Degree
9 122 (1.09%) CCNP
10 120 (1.07%) MCSE
11 108 (0.96%) CCIE
12 105 (0.94%) CISA
12 105 (0.94%) PMP
13 76 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
14 75 (0.67%) PhD
15 70 (0.63%) GIAC
16 68 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 67 (0.60%) Citrix Certification
18 65 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
19 64 (0.57%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 777 (6.94%) QA
2 170 (1.52%) Data Quality
3 160 (1.43%) PMO
4 155 (1.38%) GDPR
5 149 (1.33%) SLA
6 148 (1.32%) MiFID
7 118 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 67 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 63 (0.56%) SEPA
10 59 (0.53%) EMIR
11 57 (0.51%) ISO 9001
12 53 (0.47%) Basel III
12 53 (0.47%) PCI DSS
13 51 (0.46%) PSD2
14 43 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
15 39 (0.35%) COBIT
16 33 (0.29%) IFRS
17 28 (0.25%) IFRS 9
18 26 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
19 18 (0.16%) FATCA
System Software
1 363 (3.24%) Active Directory
2 281 (2.51%) Docker
3 176 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 109 (0.97%) XenApp
5 85 (0.76%) XenDesktop
6 69 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
7 62 (0.55%) Hyper-V
8 48 (0.43%) vSphere
9 40 (0.36%) XenServer
10 36 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
11 32 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
12 26 (0.23%) HDFS
13 24 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
14 14 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 13 (0.12%) Apache Flume
16 12 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 7 (0.063%) VMware NSX
18 5 (0.045%) KVM
18 5 (0.045%) VMware Workstation
19 4 (0.036%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 306 (2.73%) Puppet
2 272 (2.43%) Opscode Chef
3 264 (2.36%) Ansible
4 152 (1.36%) SCCM
5 85 (0.76%) Nagios
6 80 (0.71%) Terraform
7 78 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
8 71 (0.63%) Kubernetes
9 65 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
10 61 (0.54%) Cisco UCCX
11 59 (0.53%) Cisco UCCE
12 42 (0.38%) AirWatch
13 41 (0.37%) Nessus
14 38 (0.34%) SCOM
15 32 (0.29%) PowerBroker
16 31 (0.28%) Icinga
17 28 (0.25%) Control-M
17 28 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
18 20 (0.18%) EdgeSight
19 18 (0.16%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 1,388 (12.40%) Oracle
2 1,018 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 292 (2.61%) VMware
4 261 (2.33%) Tableau
5 236 (2.11%) Sybase
6 234 (2.09%) Cisco
7 217 (1.94%) Citrix
8 204 (1.82%) Red Hat
9 193 (1.72%) Bloomberg
10 191 (1.71%) Murex
11 185 (1.65%) Google
12 182 (1.63%) IBM
13 166 (1.48%) SAP
14 145 (1.29%) Splunk
15 138 (1.23%) ION Trading
16 128 (1.14%) ServiceNow
17 127 (1.13%) Reuters
18 95 (0.85%) McAfee
19 93 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
20 86 (0.77%) Adobe