Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
UK > England
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 395 379 419
Rank change year-on-year -16 +40 -57
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 1,127 1,437 1,292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.77% 0.85% 0.74%
As % of the General category 1.91% 1.94% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 732 869 1,043
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +13.04% -
10th Percentile £41,500 £34,750 £32,100
90th Percentile £100,000 £102,500 £93,750
UK median annual salary £67,500 £64,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +12.17% -

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 59,040 73,911 74,660
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.18% 43.98% 42.68%
Number of salaries quoted 45,650 54,883 61,245
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 -12 989 £70,000 - 75
North of England -9 62 £45,000 -10.00% 22
South East -86 43 £67,500 +27.36% 6
Yorkshire +51 35 £47,000 -14.55% 11
North West -23 27 £45,000 -10.00% 9
Midlands +39 25 £45,000 -18.18% 2
West Midlands +48 21 £45,000 -18.18% 1
South West +10 5 £32,500 -23.53% 1
East Midlands +17 4 £45,000 - 1
East of England +27 3 £50,000 -13.04% 5
Financial Institution
UK

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 1,127 (100.00%) Finance
2 559 (49.60%) Banking
3 385 (34.16%) Java
4 366 (32.48%) Agile Software Development
5 328 (29.10%) Investment Banking
6 317 (28.13%) Problem-Solving
7 271 (24.05%) Degree
8 255 (22.63%) Big Data
8 255 (22.63%) Risk Management
9 249 (22.09%) SQL
10 243 (21.56%) Investment Management
11 241 (21.38%) Low Latency
12 236 (20.94%) Strategic Thinking
13 232 (20.59%) Innovative Thinking
14 230 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
15 226 (20.05%) Cyberthreat
16 183 (16.24%) Computer Science
17 178 (15.79%) Python
18 177 (15.71%) JavaScript
19 160 (14.20%) .NET
20 156 (13.84%) DevOps
21 149 (13.22%) SDLC
22 143 (12.69%) Linux
23 139 (12.33%) C#
24 132 (11.71%) Microsoft
25 131 (11.62%) AngularJS
26 130 (11.54%) OO
27 126 (11.18%) Amazon AWS
28 123 (10.91%) TDD
29 120 (10.65%) Spring

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 30 (2.66%) Apache Spark
2 25 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 20 (1.77%) Apache
3 20 (1.77%) JBoss
4 19 (1.69%) Anypoint
5 17 (1.51%) MS Exchange
6 15 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
7 13 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
7 13 (1.15%) Confluence
8 12 (1.06%) WebSphere
9 11 (0.98%) SAS
10 7 (0.62%) Mule
10 7 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 7 (0.62%) Skype for Business
11 6 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 6 (0.53%) Hyperledger
11 6 (0.53%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.44%) Jetty
13 4 (0.35%) Ethereum
14 3 (0.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 72 (6.39%) Microsoft Office
2 66 (5.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (1.86%) Microsoft Project
4 20 (1.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.62%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.089%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.089%) InDesign
7 1 (0.089%) InVision
7 1 (0.089%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.089%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.089%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 15 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.89%) Distributed Ledger
3 7 (0.62%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.27%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.18%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
5 2 (0.18%) Global One
5 2 (0.18%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.089%) Actimize
6 1 (0.089%) R3 Corda
6 1 (0.089%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.089%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.089%) VisionPLUS
6 1 (0.089%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 126 (11.18%) Amazon AWS
2 94 (8.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (1.86%) GitHub
4 20 (1.77%) SaaS
5 16 (1.42%) PaaS
6 15 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (1.06%) IaaS
8 11 (0.98%) OpenShift
9 9 (0.80%) Apigee
10 6 (0.53%) Basecamp
11 5 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (0.44%) npm
12 4 (0.35%) Office 365
13 2 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
14 1 (0.089%) Amazon Kinesis
14 1 (0.089%) BlazeMeter
14 1 (0.089%) Dynamics 365
14 1 (0.089%) IBM Cloud
14 1 (0.089%) Mimecast
14 1 (0.089%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 86 (7.63%) Firewall
2 29 (2.57%) TCP/IP
3 23 (2.04%) WAN
4 22 (1.95%) Internet
4 22 (1.95%) LAN
5 16 (1.42%) BGP
5 16 (1.42%) OSPF
6 14 (1.24%) Cisco IOS
6 14 (1.24%) Network Security
7 13 (1.15%) DNS
7 13 (1.15%) VPN
8 10 (0.89%) NX-OS
9 8 (0.71%) Structured Cabling
9 8 (0.71%) VLAN
10 7 (0.62%) DHCP
11 6 (0.53%) Ethernet
11 6 (0.53%) NetScaler
11 6 (0.53%) Skype
11 6 (0.53%) Wireless
12 5 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 255 (22.63%) Big Data
2 103 (9.14%) Relational Database
3 78 (6.92%) SQL Server
4 72 (6.39%) NoSQL
5 48 (4.26%) MongoDB
6 46 (4.08%) RDBMS
7 45 (3.99%) Blockchain
8 34 (3.02%) DB2
9 33 (2.93%) Hadoop
10 29 (2.57%) MySQL
11 25 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 19 (1.69%) Power BI
12 19 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (1.15%) Oracle Database
14 13 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
15 12 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
15 12 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 11 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 9 (0.80%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 101 (8.96%) Jenkins
2 96 (8.52%) Maven
3 52 (4.61%) Gradle
4 49 (4.35%) Ant
5 48 (4.26%) Visual Studio Team System
6 44 (3.90%) Git (software)
7 42 (3.73%) JIRA
8 41 (3.64%) JUnit
9 25 (2.22%) Cucumber
10 16 (1.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 13 (1.15%) Subversion
12 12 (1.06%) Sonatype Nexus
12 12 (1.06%) TeamCity
13 11 (0.98%) Selenium
14 9 (0.80%) Bitbucket
15 6 (0.53%) FitNesse
15 6 (0.53%) gulp
15 6 (0.53%) NUnit
15 6 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
15 6 (0.53%) SpecFlow
General
1 1,127 (100.00%) Finance
2 559 (49.60%) Banking
3 328 (29.10%) Investment Banking
4 103 (9.14%) Front Office
5 52 (4.61%) Law
6 38 (3.37%) Marketing
6 38 (3.37%) Retail
7 33 (2.93%) Legal
8 30 (2.66%) Back Office
9 19 (1.69%) Publishing
10 16 (1.42%) French Language
10 16 (1.42%) German Language
10 16 (1.42%) Retail Banking
11 14 (1.24%) Corporate Banking
12 7 (0.62%) Advertising
12 7 (0.62%) Telecoms
13 6 (0.53%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.44%) Games
15 4 (0.35%) Electronics
16 3 (0.27%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 355 (31.50%) Developer
2 141 (12.51%) Java Developer
3 140 (12.42%) Analyst
4 67 (5.94%) Consultant
5 61 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 54 (4.79%) Architect
7 51 (4.53%) Business Analyst
8 46 (4.08%) Project Manager
8 46 (4.08%) Software Engineer
9 42 (3.73%) C# Developer
10 33 (2.93%) Cloud Engineer
11 32 (2.84%) Platform Engineer
12 26 (2.31%) Senior Developer
13 24 (2.13%) Service Analyst
14 22 (1.95%) Applications Support
14 22 (1.95%) Automation Engineer
14 22 (1.95%) Cloud Automation Engineer
14 22 (1.95%) SQL Developer
15 21 (1.86%) Junior
15 21 (1.86%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (14.20%) .NET
2 131 (11.62%) AngularJS
3 120 (10.65%) Spring
4 102 (9.05%) HTML
5 80 (7.10%) CSS
6 76 (6.74%) React
7 72 (6.39%) Web Services
8 59 (5.24%) RESTful
9 49 (4.35%) Spring Boot
10 48 (4.26%) XML
11 46 (4.08%) Kafka
12 39 (3.46%) Hibernate
13 37 (3.28%) HTML5
13 37 (3.28%) REST
14 32 (2.84%) jQuery
15 27 (2.40%) J2EE
15 27 (2.40%) JMS
16 25 (2.22%) .NET Framework
16 25 (2.22%) Middleware
17 23 (2.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 230 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
2 226 (20.05%) Cyberthreat
3 113 (10.03%) Fintech
4 85 (7.54%) Fixed Income
5 83 (7.36%) Hedge funds
6 77 (6.83%) Data Centre
7 66 (5.86%) Equities
8 65 (5.77%) Management Information System
9 59 (5.24%) Enterprise Software
10 56 (4.97%) Self-Motivation
11 55 (4.88%) User Experience
12 52 (4.61%) Algorithms
13 46 (4.08%) Data Structures
14 39 (3.46%) Greenfield Project
15 37 (3.28%) Derivative
16 30 (2.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 29 (2.57%) SWIFT
18 18 (1.60%) Virtual Team
19 15 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
19 15 (1.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 143 (12.69%) Linux
2 99 (8.78%) Windows
3 97 (8.61%) Unix
4 21 (1.86%) Windows Server
5 19 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (0.89%) CentOS
9 7 (0.62%) Solaris
9 7 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.44%) AIX
10 5 (0.44%) Android
10 5 (0.44%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.44%) HPUX
10 5 (0.44%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.44%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.27%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.18%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.089%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (32.48%) Agile Software Development
2 317 (28.13%) Problem-Solving
3 255 (22.63%) Risk Management
4 243 (21.56%) Investment Management
5 241 (21.38%) Low Latency
6 236 (20.94%) Strategic Thinking
7 232 (20.59%) Innovative Thinking
8 183 (16.24%) Computer Science
9 156 (13.84%) DevOps
10 149 (13.22%) SDLC
11 130 (11.54%) OO
12 123 (10.91%) TDD
13 104 (9.23%) Software Engineering
14 103 (9.14%) Analytics
15 102 (9.05%) Project Management
16 94 (8.34%) Stakeholder Management
17 78 (6.92%) Microservices
18 76 (6.74%) Test Automation
19 75 (6.65%) Open Source
20 69 (6.12%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 385 (34.16%) Java
2 249 (22.09%) SQL
3 178 (15.79%) Python
4 177 (15.71%) JavaScript
5 139 (12.33%) C#
6 108 (9.58%) C++
7 84 (7.45%) Bash Shell
8 57 (5.06%) Ruby
9 49 (4.35%) Perl
10 45 (3.99%) C
11 44 (3.90%) Java 8
12 33 (2.93%) Scala
12 33 (2.93%) Shell Script
13 31 (2.75%) PowerShell
14 18 (1.60%) T-SQL
15 17 (1.51%) VBA
16 16 (1.42%) Korn
17 14 (1.24%) R
17 14 (1.24%) VB.NET
18 13 (1.15%) Go
Qualifications
1 271 (24.05%) Degree
2 109 (9.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (3.55%) Master's Degree
4 33 (2.93%) Security Cleared
5 31 (2.75%) SC Cleared
6 22 (1.95%) CISSP
7 19 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (1.51%) CCNP
9 13 (1.15%) PMI Certification
10 11 (0.98%) CCIE
10 11 (0.98%) CEH
10 11 (0.98%) MOS
11 10 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (0.80%) CISM
12 9 (0.80%) MCSE
12 9 (0.80%) PMP
12 9 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 8 (0.71%) A+ Certification
13 8 (0.71%) CCSA
13 8 (0.71%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.15%) QA
2 31 (2.75%) SEPA
3 25 (2.22%) GDPR
4 24 (2.13%) IFRS
5 23 (2.04%) FATCA
6 22 (1.95%) Dodd-Frank
6 22 (1.95%) PMO
6 22 (1.95%) Solvency II
7 19 (1.69%) IFRS 9
8 17 (1.51%) ISO 20022
9 16 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (0.53%) PCI DSS
10 6 (0.53%) PSD2
10 6 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (0.53%) SLA
11 5 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 5 (0.44%) MiFID
11 5 (0.44%) PA-DSS
12 2 (0.18%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 95 (8.43%) Docker
2 68 (6.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (4.44%) Hyper-V
4 29 (2.57%) Active Directory
5 6 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.35%) HDFS
6 4 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (0.35%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.18%) XenApp
8 1 (0.089%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.089%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.089%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 88 (7.81%) Ansible
2 81 (7.19%) Puppet
3 39 (3.46%) Kubernetes
4 26 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (1.33%) SCCM
6 5 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
6 5 (0.44%) Terraform
7 4 (0.35%) CFEngine
7 4 (0.35%) Kibana
7 4 (0.35%) Mesos
7 4 (0.35%) Salt
7 4 (0.35%) WSUS
8 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (0.27%) Red Hat Satellite
8 3 (0.27%) SCOM
9 2 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.18%) Consul
9 2 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.089%) DatAdvantage
10 1 (0.089%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 132 (11.71%) Microsoft
2 81 (7.19%) Oracle
3 74 (6.57%) VMware
4 59 (5.24%) Sybase
5 27 (2.40%) Cisco
6 22 (1.95%) Adobe
7 20 (1.77%) Splunk
8 19 (1.69%) Red Hat
9 18 (1.60%) Cognizant
9 18 (1.60%) MuleSoft
10 17 (1.51%) Citrix
11 15 (1.33%) Avaloq
12 14 (1.24%) AppDynamics
13 12 (1.06%) Tableau
14 11 (0.98%) F5
15 10 (0.89%) TIBCO
16 9 (0.80%) CheckPoint
16 9 (0.80%) IBM
17 8 (0.71%) Palo Alto
17 8 (0.71%) Salesforce.com