Period
to 16 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Financial Institution in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Financial Institution over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
UK > England
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 286 369 414
Rank change year-on-year +83 +45 -55
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 1,848 1,445 1,382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.17% 0.87% 0.74%
As % of the General category 2.80% 2.00% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 764 902 1,191
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.18% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £97,500 £86,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +18.18% -

Financial Institution 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 65,914 72,322 81,892
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.69% 43.49% 43.89%
Number of salaries quoted 51,017 54,007 67,973
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,964 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.01% +1.93% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Financial Institution
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Financial Institution as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Institution in England

Financial Institution
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Financial Institution in England.

Salary trend for Financial Institution in England

Financial Institution
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Institution in England over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Financial Institution in England

Financial Institution
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Institution within the England region over the 6 months to 16 August 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 +81 1,637 £67,500 - 133
South East -40 94 £50,000 - 8
North of England -4 61 £50,000 -1.96% 19
Yorkshire +69 48 £50,500 -10.22% 12
Midlands +25 35 £57,500 +15.00% 4
West Midlands +40 32 £60,000 +9.09% 2
South West +11 15 £45,000 - 4
North West -56 12 £42,500 -15.00% 7
East of England +28 5 £57,500 +4.55% 3
East Midlands -2 3 £50,000 +37.93% 2
North East - 1 £70,000 -
Financial Institution
UK

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT jobs citing Financial Institution 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 Financial Institution.

1 1,848 (100.00%) Finance
2 1,174 (63.53%) Banking
3 1,037 (56.11%) Problem-Solving
4 958 (51.84%) Investment Banking
5 932 (50.43%) Investment Management
6 902 (48.81%) Java
7 896 (48.48%) Big Data
8 895 (48.43%) Low Latency
9 879 (47.56%) Risk Management
10 867 (46.92%) Strategic Thinking
11 866 (46.86%) Innovative Thinking
12 862 (46.65%) Cyberthreat
13 660 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
14 541 (29.27%) Degree
15 525 (28.41%) SQL
16 510 (27.60%) Agile Software Development
17 486 (26.30%) JavaScript
18 366 (19.81%) AngularJS
19 364 (19.70%) OO
20 357 (19.32%) Computer Science
21 352 (19.05%) C#
22 347 (18.78%) Python
23 338 (18.29%) SDLC
24 320 (17.32%) C++
25 302 (16.34%) Linux
26 276 (14.94%) TDD
27 253 (13.69%) .NET
28 249 (13.47%) HTML
29 239 (12.93%) Unix
30 230 (12.45%) Analytics

Financial Institution
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 96 (5.19%) Apache Spark
2 64 (3.46%) Elasticsearch
3 58 (3.14%) SharePoint
4 47 (2.54%) Apache
5 30 (1.62%) Tomcat
6 27 (1.46%) JBoss
7 14 (0.76%) WebSphere
8 13 (0.70%) MS Exchange
9 12 (0.65%) Confluence
10 11 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
11 9 (0.49%) Anypoint
11 9 (0.49%) CMS
11 9 (0.49%) SAS
11 9 (0.49%) WebLogic
12 8 (0.43%) GemFire
12 8 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 7 (0.38%) Jetty
14 6 (0.32%) IIS
15 5 (0.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 68 (3.68%) Microsoft Office
2 58 (3.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (1.08%) Microsoft Project
4 17 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (0.54%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.22%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.11%) PrintSoft PReS
9 1 (0.054%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.054%) InVision
9 1 (0.054%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.81%) Markit EDM
3 8 (0.43%) Distributed Ledger
4 6 (0.32%) Actimize
4 6 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (0.32%) Sentinel
5 5 (0.27%) Sonata
6 4 (0.22%) Workfront
7 2 (0.11%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
7 2 (0.11%) Finacle
7 2 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.11%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.054%) Misys Equation
8 1 (0.054%) Oracle AML
8 1 (0.054%) R3 Corda
8 1 (0.054%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.054%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.054%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.054%) Temenos Triple'A Plus
8 1 (0.054%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 119 (6.44%) Amazon AWS
2 104 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (2.27%) SaaS
4 37 (2.00%) PaaS
5 26 (1.41%) GitHub
6 24 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
6 24 (1.30%) IaaS
7 13 (0.70%) Office 365
8 12 (0.65%) npm
9 7 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
9 7 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.22%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.16%) Mimecast
12 2 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.054%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.054%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.054%) Basecamp
13 1 (0.054%) NuGet
13 1 (0.054%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 62 (3.35%) Firewall
2 60 (3.25%) TCP/IP
3 50 (2.71%) LAN
4 48 (2.60%) WAN
5 35 (1.89%) DNS
6 34 (1.84%) Internet
7 29 (1.57%) BGP
7 29 (1.57%) Cisco IOS
7 29 (1.57%) OSPF
8 27 (1.46%) DHCP
9 19 (1.03%) Network Security
10 18 (0.97%) Ethernet
10 18 (0.97%) NetScaler
10 18 (0.97%) NX-OS
11 16 (0.87%) Cisco Nexus
11 16 (0.87%) MPLS
11 16 (0.87%) SNMP
12 15 (0.81%) VPN
13 13 (0.70%) Anycast
13 13 (0.70%) Quagga
Database & Business Intelligence
1 896 (48.48%) Big Data
2 225 (12.18%) Relational Database
3 170 (9.20%) NoSQL
4 166 (8.98%) MongoDB
5 130 (7.03%) SQL Server
6 125 (6.76%) DB2
7 91 (4.92%) RDBMS
8 84 (4.55%) Blockchain
9 64 (3.46%) Hadoop
10 42 (2.27%) Oracle Database
11 39 (2.11%) Data Lake
12 38 (2.06%) MySQL
13 34 (1.84%) MemSQL
14 31 (1.68%) Sybase ASE
15 29 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
16 25 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
17 22 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
17 22 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
18 17 (0.92%) Flink
19 16 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 107 (5.79%) Maven
2 84 (4.55%) JUnit
3 78 (4.22%) JIRA
4 54 (2.92%) Jenkins
5 44 (2.38%) Cucumber
6 43 (2.33%) Subversion
7 41 (2.22%) Git (software)
8 35 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 32 (1.73%) Selenium
10 31 (1.68%) Bitbucket
11 20 (1.08%) Mockito
12 19 (1.03%) FitNesse
12 19 (1.03%) Gradle
13 17 (0.92%) MSBuild
14 16 (0.87%) TeamCity
15 15 (0.81%) Eclipse
16 14 (0.76%) gulp
16 14 (0.76%) IntelliJ
16 14 (0.76%) WebDriver
17 12 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1,848 (100.00%) Finance
2 1,174 (63.53%) Banking
3 958 (51.84%) Investment Banking
4 171 (9.25%) Front Office
5 57 (3.08%) Retail
6 54 (2.92%) Marketing
7 43 (2.33%) Back Office
8 39 (2.11%) Legal
9 35 (1.89%) Law
10 29 (1.57%) Telecoms
11 23 (1.24%) Multimedia
12 16 (0.87%) Electronics
13 13 (0.70%) Publishing
14 12 (0.65%) Retail Banking
15 9 (0.49%) Games
16 8 (0.43%) Prime Brokerage
17 7 (0.38%) French Language
17 7 (0.38%) German Language
18 6 (0.32%) Advertising
18 6 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 631 (34.15%) Developer
2 203 (10.98%) Java Developer
3 180 (9.74%) Analyst
4 105 (5.68%) Software Engineer
5 102 (5.52%) Platform Engineer
6 75 (4.06%) Senior Developer
7 67 (3.63%) .NET Developer
8 64 (3.46%) C# Developer
9 58 (3.14%) Business Analyst
10 52 (2.81%) Project Manager
11 48 (2.60%) Consultant
12 46 (2.49%) Junior
13 42 (2.27%) Applications Support
13 42 (2.27%) Data Engineer
14 41 (2.22%) Architect
14 41 (2.22%) JavaScript Developer
15 37 (2.00%) Applications Developer
16 33 (1.79%) CRM Developer
17 31 (1.68%) Support Analyst
18 30 (1.62%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 366 (19.81%) AngularJS
2 253 (13.69%) .NET
3 249 (13.47%) HTML
4 221 (11.96%) React
5 208 (11.26%) RESTful
6 189 (10.23%) Spring
7 148 (8.01%) Web Services
8 140 (7.58%) CSS
9 135 (7.31%) Kafka
10 132 (7.14%) HTML5
11 100 (5.41%) REST
12 83 (4.49%) jQuery
13 76 (4.11%) ASP.NET
14 75 (4.06%) Hibernate
15 66 (3.57%) Spring Boot
16 60 (3.25%) JMS
17 59 (3.19%) XML
18 57 (3.08%) Node.js
19 55 (2.98%) RabbitMQ
20 53 (2.87%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 862 (46.65%) Cyberthreat
2 660 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 357 (19.32%) Computer Science
4 179 (9.69%) Fixed Income
5 173 (9.36%) Algorithms
6 160 (8.66%) Self-Motivation
7 158 (8.55%) Hedge funds
8 149 (8.06%) Data Structures
9 129 (6.98%) Equities
10 128 (6.93%) Management Information System
11 119 (6.44%) Fintech
12 86 (4.65%) User Experience
13 78 (4.22%) Greenfield Project
14 76 (4.11%) Derivative
15 71 (3.84%) Data Centre
16 67 (3.63%) Analytical Mindset
17 66 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 44 (2.38%) Virtual Team
19 40 (2.16%) Public Cloud
20 32 (1.73%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 302 (16.34%) Linux
2 239 (12.93%) Unix
3 146 (7.90%) Windows
4 32 (1.73%) Windows Server
5 26 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (0.97%) Android
9 13 (0.70%) Windows 7
10 11 (0.60%) Apple iOS
10 11 (0.60%) CentOS
11 8 (0.43%) Solaris
12 7 (0.38%) Windows 10
13 6 (0.32%) AIX
13 6 (0.32%) HPUX
13 6 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.32%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.16%) Kali Linux
14 3 (0.16%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,037 (56.11%) Problem-Solving
2 932 (50.43%) Investment Management
3 895 (48.43%) Low Latency
4 879 (47.56%) Risk Management
5 867 (46.92%) Strategic Thinking
6 866 (46.86%) Innovative Thinking
7 510 (27.60%) Agile Software Development
8 364 (19.70%) OO
9 338 (18.29%) SDLC
10 276 (14.94%) TDD
11 230 (12.45%) Analytics
12 225 (12.18%) Software Engineering
13 201 (10.88%) Open Source
14 172 (9.31%) Test Automation
15 168 (9.09%) Project Management
16 151 (8.17%) Mathematics
17 144 (7.79%) Microservices
18 133 (7.20%) Data Modelling
19 119 (6.44%) Stakeholder Management
20 109 (5.90%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 902 (48.81%) Java
2 525 (28.41%) SQL
3 486 (26.30%) JavaScript
4 352 (19.05%) C#
5 347 (18.78%) Python
6 320 (17.32%) C++
7 137 (7.41%) Perl
8 113 (6.11%) C
9 91 (4.92%) Scala
10 74 (4.00%) PowerShell
11 72 (3.90%) Shell Script
12 71 (3.84%) Java 8
13 70 (3.79%) Bash Shell
14 34 (1.84%) VB.NET
15 24 (1.30%) R
16 23 (1.24%) Erlang
17 21 (1.14%) PHP
17 21 (1.14%) Ruby
18 20 (1.08%) MATLAB
19 18 (0.97%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 541 (29.27%) Degree
2 185 (10.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 115 (6.22%) Master's Degree
4 30 (1.62%) PhD
5 23 (1.24%) CISSP
6 22 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (0.92%) Security Cleared
9 16 (0.87%) CCNP
9 16 (0.87%) MCSE
9 16 (0.87%) PMI Certification
10 15 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (0.70%) CCIE
11 13 (0.70%) CISM
12 12 (0.65%) SC Cleared
13 11 (0.60%) Numerate Degree
13 11 (0.60%) PMP
14 10 (0.54%) CCSA
14 10 (0.54%) CCSE
15 8 (0.43%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (5.25%) QA
2 28 (1.52%) PMO
3 26 (1.41%) GDPR
4 21 (1.14%) Data Quality
5 20 (1.08%) FATCA
6 17 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 17 (0.92%) SEPA
7 16 (0.87%) Dodd-Frank
7 16 (0.87%) IFRS
7 16 (0.87%) IFRS 9
7 16 (0.87%) MiFID
7 16 (0.87%) Solvency II
8 13 (0.70%) SLA
9 9 (0.49%) ISO 20022
10 7 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 7 (0.38%) PCI DSS
11 5 (0.27%) PSD2
11 5 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 4 (0.22%) ISO 9001
12 4 (0.22%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 49 (2.65%) Docker
2 46 (2.49%) Active Directory
3 26 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (0.70%) Virtual Desktop
5 11 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 11 (0.60%) HDFS
6 10 (0.54%) Hyper-V
7 8 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (0.38%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.16%) Firmware
11 2 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.11%) vSphere
11 2 (0.11%) XenApp
12 1 (0.054%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.054%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 49 (2.65%) Puppet
2 32 (1.73%) Ansible
3 31 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (1.30%) Kubernetes
5 23 (1.24%) SCCM
6 16 (0.87%) Kibana
7 13 (0.70%) WSUS
8 12 (0.65%) CFEngine
8 12 (0.65%) Salt
9 9 (0.49%) Mesos
10 8 (0.43%) Consul
10 8 (0.43%) ITRS Geneos
11 7 (0.38%) Terraform
12 6 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
13 5 (0.27%) Microsoft Intune
14 4 (0.22%) Ambari
14 4 (0.22%) logstash
14 4 (0.22%) Red Hat Satellite
14 4 (0.22%) SCOM
15 3 (0.16%) Cacti
Vendors
1 211 (11.42%) Sybase
2 159 (8.60%) Microsoft
3 135 (7.31%) Oracle
4 48 (2.60%) Cisco
5 36 (1.95%) Citrix
6 30 (1.62%) VMware
7 29 (1.57%) Red Hat
8 19 (1.03%) Juniper
9 18 (0.97%) Tableau
10 17 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
10 17 (0.92%) ServiceNow
11 15 (0.81%) Apple
11 15 (0.81%) Facebook
11 15 (0.81%) IBM
11 15 (0.81%) Splunk
11 15 (0.81%) Vermilion
12 14 (0.76%) F5
12 14 (0.76%) Google
13 13 (0.70%) CheckPoint
14 12 (0.65%) Bloomberg