Period
to 18 May 2021

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 18 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
UK > England
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 460 434 466
Rank change year-on-year -26 +32 -124
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 452 551 901
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.56% 0.63% 0.67%
As % of the General category 1.05% 1.14% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 316 426 743
10th Percentile £40,625 £37,500 £36,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £46,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.14% - +12.00%
75th Percentile £84,063 £85,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £98,750 £95,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +12.00%

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 43,104 48,261 76,484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 53.70% 54.88% 56.79%
Number of salaries quoted 31,373 37,675 58,543
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £28,355
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £88,738
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Financial Institution
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Financial Institution in England

Financial Institution
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Financial Institution in England.

Salary trend for Financial Institution in England

Financial Institution
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Financial Institution in England over the 6 months to 18 May 2021.

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 18 May 2021. 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 +10 342 £75,000 - 55
South West +2 37 £55,000 +15.79% 6
North of England -48 33 £52,500 +23.53% 17
South East +29 28 £62,500 - 4
North West 0 17 £50,000 +17.65% 6
Yorkshire -44 15 £55,000 +37.50% 11
Midlands -16 6 £53,750 +4.88% 4
West Midlands -9 5 £42,500 -22.73% 1
North East -2 1 £21,750 -74.41%
East Midlands -10 1 £65,000 +52.94% 3
Financial Institution
UK

For the 6 months to 18 May 2021, 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.

1 452 (100.00%) Finance
2 159 (35.18%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (24.56%) Fintech
4 106 (23.45%) Social Skills
5 95 (21.02%) SQL
6 94 (20.80%) Banking
7 92 (20.35%) Java
8 90 (19.91%) Analytical Skills
9 88 (19.47%) Python
10 86 (19.03%) Software Engineering
11 77 (17.04%) Problem-Solving
12 75 (16.59%) AWS
13 68 (15.04%) TypeScript
14 67 (14.82%) Azure
14 67 (14.82%) Degree
14 67 (14.82%) JavaScript
15 61 (13.50%) TDD
15 61 (13.50%) Microservices
16 57 (12.61%) Analytics
17 56 (12.39%) Web Services
18 53 (11.73%) AngularJS
19 52 (11.50%) DevOps
20 50 (11.06%) C#
21 48 (10.62%) Windows
22 46 (10.18%) Scrum
22 46 (10.18%) React
23 45 (9.96%) .NET
23 45 (9.96%) REST
24 44 (9.73%) BDD
24 44 (9.73%) Test Automation

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 21 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (1.77%) Confluence
3 6 (1.33%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.11%) CMS
4 5 (1.11%) nginx
5 4 (0.88%) Apache Airflow
5 4 (0.88%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.88%) Luigi
5 4 (0.88%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.66%) Ethereum
6 3 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.66%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.22%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (4.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (3.10%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (2.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.55%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.33%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.88%) Summit
2 3 (0.66%) Cloudability
2 3 (0.66%) Distributed Ledger
2 3 (0.66%) R3 Corda
3 2 (0.44%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 75 (16.59%) AWS
2 67 (14.82%) Azure
3 32 (7.08%) GCP
4 22 (4.87%) SaaS
5 21 (4.65%) Serverless
6 11 (2.43%) GitHub
7 10 (2.21%) Microsoft 365
8 9 (1.99%) Amazon EKS
9 8 (1.77%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (1.77%) PaaS
9 8 (1.77%) Power Platform
10 5 (1.11%) Amazon ECS
10 5 (1.11%) IaaS
11 4 (0.88%) Amazon EMR
11 4 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (0.88%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 3 (0.66%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.66%) CloudFront
12 3 (0.66%) FinancialForce
12 3 (0.66%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.31%) HTTP
2 11 (2.43%) DHCP
2 11 (2.43%) DNS
2 11 (2.43%) Firewall
3 9 (1.99%) SSH
4 6 (1.33%) Network Security
4 6 (1.33%) VPN
5 4 (0.88%) BGP
5 4 (0.88%) HSRP
5 4 (0.88%) OSPF
6 3 (0.66%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (0.66%) Internet
6 3 (0.66%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (0.44%) CHAP
7 2 (0.44%) EIGRP
7 2 (0.44%) H.323
7 2 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.44%) MGCP
7 2 (0.44%) TACACS
7 2 (0.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.53%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.09%) PostgreSQL
2 23 (5.09%) Relational Database
3 20 (4.42%) NoSQL
4 18 (3.98%) MongoDB
5 17 (3.76%) Tableau
6 12 (2.65%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (2.43%) Redis
8 10 (2.21%) MySQL
9 9 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (1.77%) Power BI
10 8 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (1.55%) Amazon RDS
11 7 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (1.33%) Big Data
12 6 (1.33%) BigQuery
13 5 (1.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (1.11%) RDBMS
14 4 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 39 (8.63%) Git (software)
2 33 (7.30%) Jenkins
3 30 (6.64%) JIRA
4 17 (3.76%) Subversion
5 13 (2.88%) Cypress.io
6 11 (2.43%) Maven
7 8 (1.77%) Cucumber
8 6 (1.33%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.88%) Bitbucket
9 4 (0.88%) GitLab
9 4 (0.88%) Selenium
10 3 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.66%) NUnit
10 3 (0.66%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.44%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (0.44%) Postman
11 2 (0.44%) Protractor
11 2 (0.44%) REST Assured
11 2 (0.44%) Storybook
11 2 (0.44%) webpack
General
1 452 (100.00%) Finance
2 106 (23.45%) Social Skills
3 94 (20.80%) Banking
4 90 (19.91%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (7.52%) Investment Banking
6 30 (6.64%) Legal
6 30 (6.64%) Marketing
7 25 (5.53%) Front Office
8 14 (3.10%) Back Office
9 13 (2.88%) Billing
10 11 (2.43%) Law
10 11 (2.43%) Organisational Skills
11 10 (2.21%) Retail
12 9 (1.99%) Documentation Skills
13 8 (1.77%) Presentation Skills
14 5 (1.11%) Advertising
14 5 (1.11%) Telecoms
15 3 (0.66%) Influencing Skills
15 3 (0.66%) Mandarin Language
16 2 (0.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 132 (29.20%) Developer
2 58 (12.83%) Analyst
3 40 (8.85%) Java Developer
4 38 (8.41%) Senior Developer
5 33 (7.30%) Full Stack Developer
6 31 (6.86%) Software Engineer
7 19 (4.20%) C++ Developer
8 16 (3.54%) .NET Developer
8 16 (3.54%) Junior
8 16 (3.54%) Product Owner
9 14 (3.10%) Applications Support
9 14 (3.10%) C++ Quantitative Developer
9 14 (3.10%) Quantitative Developer
9 14 (3.10%) Senior Full Stack Developer
10 13 (2.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 13 (2.88%) Senior Software Engineer
11 12 (2.65%) Backend Developer
11 12 (2.65%) Senior Analyst
12 11 (2.43%) DevOps Engineer
12 11 (2.43%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (12.39%) Web Services
2 53 (11.73%) AngularJS
3 46 (10.18%) React
4 45 (9.96%) .NET
4 45 (9.96%) REST
5 41 (9.07%) Spring
6 37 (8.19%) HTML
7 33 (7.30%) RESTful
8 29 (6.42%) HTML5
9 26 (5.75%) Node.js
10 24 (5.31%) CSS
11 18 (3.98%) Kafka
12 16 (3.54%) .NET Core
13 15 (3.32%) Redux
14 13 (2.88%) Vue.js
15 12 (2.65%) .NET Framework
15 12 (2.65%) gRPC
16 11 (2.43%) Sass
17 10 (2.21%) Protocol Buffers
17 10 (2.21%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.96%) Hedge funds
2 33 (7.30%) User Experience
3 23 (5.09%) Market Risk
4 19 (4.20%) Blog
5 17 (3.76%) Fixed Income
6 16 (3.54%) Self-Motivation
7 15 (3.32%) Analytical Mindset
8 14 (3.10%) Greenfield Project
9 12 (2.65%) Derivative
10 11 (2.43%) Credit Risk
11 10 (2.21%) Data Centre
12 9 (1.99%) Cloud Native
12 9 (1.99%) CMDB
13 8 (1.77%) Data Structures
13 8 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 6 (1.33%) Algorithms
14 6 (1.33%) Public Cloud
15 5 (1.11%) Management Information System
15 5 (1.11%) SWIFT
15 5 (1.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 48 (10.62%) Windows
2 42 (9.29%) Linux
3 18 (3.98%) Unix
4 13 (2.88%) Windows 10
5 12 (2.65%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.88%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2016
9 3 (0.66%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.44%) AIX
10 2 (0.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (35.18%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (24.56%) Fintech
3 86 (19.03%) Software Engineering
4 77 (17.04%) Problem-Solving
5 61 (13.50%) Microservices
5 61 (13.50%) TDD
6 57 (12.61%) Analytics
7 52 (11.50%) DevOps
8 46 (10.18%) Scrum
9 44 (9.73%) BDD
9 44 (9.73%) Test Automation
10 43 (9.51%) Computer Science
11 40 (8.85%) Mathematics
12 35 (7.74%) Visualisation
13 34 (7.52%) Continuous Deployment
14 30 (6.64%) Machine Learning
14 30 (6.64%) Stakeholder Management
15 29 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
16 28 (6.19%) API Design
16 28 (6.19%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 95 (21.02%) SQL
2 92 (20.35%) Java
3 88 (19.47%) Python
4 68 (15.04%) TypeScript
5 67 (14.82%) JavaScript
6 50 (11.06%) C#
7 30 (6.64%) C++
8 24 (5.31%) PowerShell
9 17 (3.76%) Bash Shell
10 10 (2.21%) Go
11 9 (1.99%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.55%) Kotlin
13 4 (0.88%) R
14 3 (0.66%) Perl
14 3 (0.66%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.66%) Ruby
14 3 (0.66%) VBA
15 1 (0.22%) Java 8
15 1 (0.22%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 67 (14.82%) Degree
2 17 (3.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (2.65%) Numerate Degree
4 10 (2.21%) PhD
5 9 (1.99%) Master's Degree
6 8 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (1.55%) CCNP
8 5 (1.11%) CCNA
9 4 (0.88%) CISA
9 4 (0.88%) CISSP
9 4 (0.88%) MCSE
9 4 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.66%) MCITP
10 3 (0.66%) MCSA
10 3 (0.66%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.66%) PMP
10 3 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.44%) CGEIT
11 2 (0.44%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.08%) QA
2 23 (5.09%) GDPR
3 10 (2.21%) PSD2
4 7 (1.55%) MiFID
5 6 (1.33%) EMIR
6 5 (1.11%) COBIT
7 4 (0.88%) PMO
8 3 (0.66%) Basel II
8 3 (0.66%) ISO 20022
8 3 (0.66%) NIST
8 3 (0.66%) SEPA
9 2 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.44%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.22%) Basel III
10 1 (0.22%) IFRS
10 1 (0.22%) IFRS 9
10 1 (0.22%) SLA
10 1 (0.22%) SOC 2
System Software
1 32 (7.08%) Docker
2 22 (4.87%) Active Directory
3 13 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.99%) vSphere
5 6 (1.33%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.66%) VMware NSX
7 3 (0.66%) XenApp
7 3 (0.66%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 41 (9.07%) Kubernetes
2 23 (5.09%) Terraform
3 17 (3.76%) Ansible
4 12 (2.65%) Prometheus
5 9 (1.99%) Puppet
6 5 (1.11%) Backup Exec
6 5 (1.11%) HAProxy
7 4 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.88%) SCCM
8 3 (0.66%) Grafana
8 3 (0.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.44%) Istio
10 1 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.22%) Salt
10 1 (0.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (7.74%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.20%) VMware
3 17 (3.76%) Cisco
4 15 (3.32%) Google
5 7 (1.55%) Capita
5 7 (1.55%) Oracle
5 7 (1.55%) Red Hat
6 6 (1.33%) CheckPoint
6 6 (1.33%) Citrix
6 6 (1.33%) F5
7 5 (1.11%) Veeam
8 4 (0.88%) AppDynamics
8 4 (0.88%) Apple
8 4 (0.88%) Bloomberg
8 4 (0.88%) Calypso
8 4 (0.88%) GL TRADE
8 4 (0.88%) HP
8 4 (0.88%) Infoblox
8 4 (0.88%) Murex
8 4 (0.88%) Salesforce.com