Period
to 22 September 2019

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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
UK > England
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 511 300 367
Rank change year-on-year -211 +67 +72
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 666 1,771 1,501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.52% 1.14% 0.90%
As % of the General category 1.30% 2.63% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 553 760 893
England median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +3.85% +18.18%
10th Percentile £35,000 £38,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £96,250 £100,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £64,500
% change year-on-year - +0.78% +17.27%

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 51,415 67,318 75,586
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.00% 43.35% 45.55%
Number of salaries quoted 38,865 51,837 55,549
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 22 September 2019.

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 22 September 2019. 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 -184 493 £70,000 - 73
South East +9 65 £65,000 +18.18% 2
North of England -7 47 £50,000 - 15
Yorkshire -6 39 £50,000 +1.52% 9
South West +31 36 £53,750 +19.44% 1
Midlands +16 18 £34,000 -28.04% 5
West Midlands +22 14 £34,000 -24.44% 4
East of England +75 9 £25,000 -50.00% 1
North West +13 8 £45,000 -10.00% 4
East Midlands +23 4 £75,000 +50.00% 1
Financial Institution
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, 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.

1 666 (100.00%) Finance
2 190 (28.53%) Banking
3 186 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
4 169 (25.38%) SQL
5 160 (24.02%) Java
6 127 (19.07%) .NET
7 121 (18.17%) Degree
7 121 (18.17%) Fintech
8 116 (17.42%) C#
9 109 (16.37%) Python
10 104 (15.62%) Windows
11 102 (15.32%) AWS
12 96 (14.41%) JavaScript
13 94 (14.11%) Microsoft
14 79 (11.86%) Computer Science
14 79 (11.86%) Azure
15 74 (11.11%) Linux
16 68 (10.21%) Change Management
17 64 (9.61%) TDD
18 63 (9.46%) Git (software)
18 63 (9.46%) DevOps
19 61 (9.16%) SQL Server
20 58 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
21 56 (8.41%) Digital Transformation Programme
22 54 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
23 53 (7.96%) React
24 51 (7.66%) Scrum
25 49 (7.36%) Software Engineering
25 49 (7.36%) AngularJS
26 47 (7.06%) BDD

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 28 (4.20%) Apache Spark
2 18 (2.70%) Confluence
3 13 (1.95%) Apache
4 12 (1.80%) SharePoint
5 9 (1.35%) SAS
6 8 (1.20%) MS Exchange
7 6 (0.90%) Apache Solr
7 6 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (0.90%) IIS
8 5 (0.75%) nginx
8 5 (0.75%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.60%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.45%) Ethereum
10 3 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.30%) CMS
11 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.30%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.15%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
Applications
1 28 (4.20%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.30%) InVision
5 2 (0.30%) Sketch
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.15%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 3 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.30%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.15%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 102 (15.32%) AWS
2 79 (11.86%) Azure
3 20 (3.00%) SaaS
4 19 (2.85%) GCP
5 14 (2.10%) Office 365
6 8 (1.20%) Power Platform
7 7 (1.05%) PaaS
8 5 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (0.75%) GitHub
8 5 (0.75%) Trello
9 4 (0.60%) Apigee
9 4 (0.60%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (0.45%) Slack
11 2 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.30%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (0.30%) Google Docs
11 2 (0.30%) Google Sheets
11 2 (0.30%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.05%) Firewall
2 22 (3.30%) WAN
3 19 (2.85%) Wireless
4 18 (2.70%) LAN
5 14 (2.10%) Internet
5 14 (2.10%) VPN
6 11 (1.65%) DNS
6 11 (1.65%) Network Security
6 11 (1.65%) TCP/IP
7 10 (1.50%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (1.50%) OSPF
7 10 (1.50%) VLAN
8 9 (1.35%) BGP
9 8 (1.20%) BIG-IP
9 8 (1.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 8 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (1.20%) Junos
10 7 (1.05%) VoIP
11 5 (0.75%) Skype
12 4 (0.60%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (9.16%) SQL Server
2 38 (5.71%) Big Data
2 38 (5.71%) NoSQL
3 37 (5.56%) MySQL
4 36 (5.41%) Blockchain
5 30 (4.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (2.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (2.25%) Relational Database
10 14 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (1.95%) Redis
12 12 (1.80%) Oracle Database
13 11 (1.65%) Hadoop
14 8 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (1.20%) Power BI
15 7 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
15 7 (1.05%) Oracle9i Database
16 6 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 63 (9.46%) Git (software)
2 41 (6.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (5.56%) JIRA
4 22 (3.30%) Selenium
5 21 (3.15%) NUnit
6 18 (2.70%) Jenkins
7 14 (2.10%) JUnit
7 14 (2.10%) SpecFlow
7 14 (2.10%) Visual Studio
8 13 (1.95%) TeamCity
9 12 (1.80%) Bitbucket
9 12 (1.80%) Cucumber
10 8 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (1.05%) Eclipse
11 7 (1.05%) GitLab
11 7 (1.05%) WebDriver
12 5 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (0.75%) Visual Studio Team System
13 4 (0.60%) Appium
13 4 (0.60%) Gatling
General
1 666 (100.00%) Finance
2 190 (28.53%) Banking
3 32 (4.80%) Investment Banking
4 26 (3.90%) Back Office
5 20 (3.00%) Front Office
6 13 (1.95%) Retail
7 9 (1.35%) Billing
8 8 (1.20%) French Language
8 8 (1.20%) German Language
8 8 (1.20%) Law
8 8 (1.20%) Marketing
8 8 (1.20%) Retail Banking
9 6 (0.90%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.60%) Legal
10 4 (0.60%) Public Sector
11 2 (0.30%) Automotive
11 2 (0.30%) Games
12 1 (0.15%) Local Government
12 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.15%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 205 (30.78%) Developer
2 76 (11.41%) Analyst
3 53 (7.96%) Java Developer
4 48 (7.21%) C# Developer
5 43 (6.46%) SQL Developer
6 41 (6.16%) .NET Developer
7 38 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
8 35 (5.26%) Project Manager
9 32 (4.80%) DevOps Engineer
10 31 (4.65%) Consultant
11 30 (4.50%) Junior
12 24 (3.60%) Business Analyst
13 23 (3.45%) AWS Engineer
13 23 (3.45%) Graduate
14 22 (3.30%) Lead Developer
15 21 (3.15%) Network Engineer
16 20 (3.00%) Cloud Engineer
17 19 (2.85%) Financial Analyst
18 18 (2.70%) Senior Developer
19 17 (2.55%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (19.07%) .NET
2 53 (7.96%) React
3 49 (7.36%) AngularJS
4 38 (5.71%) CSS
5 33 (4.95%) HTML
6 31 (4.65%) Spring
7 29 (4.35%) Node.js
7 29 (4.35%) REST
8 28 (4.20%) Web Services
9 24 (3.60%) ASP.NET
10 22 (3.30%) Elastic Stack
11 19 (2.85%) RESTful
11 19 (2.85%) WPF
12 18 (2.70%) Kafka
13 17 (2.55%) .NET Core
13 17 (2.55%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (2.55%) ASP.NET Web API
13 17 (2.55%) JSON
14 16 (2.40%) XML
15 14 (2.10%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 58 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (6.76%) Greenfield Project
3 30 (4.50%) Hedge funds
4 25 (3.75%) Algorithms
5 23 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 21 (3.15%) Data Centre
6 21 (3.15%) User Experience
7 18 (2.70%) Management Information System
8 13 (1.95%) Equities
9 11 (1.65%) Fixed Income
9 11 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (1.50%) Credit Risk
10 10 (1.50%) Data Structures
11 7 (1.05%) Cyberthreat
11 7 (1.05%) Derivative
11 7 (1.05%) Public Cloud
11 7 (1.05%) Virtual Team
12 6 (0.90%) Market Risk
13 5 (0.75%) Self-Motivation
14 4 (0.60%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 104 (15.62%) Windows
2 74 (11.11%) Linux
3 40 (6.01%) Windows Server
4 28 (4.20%) Unix
5 21 (3.15%) Windows 7
6 19 (2.85%) Apple iOS
7 17 (2.55%) Windows 10
8 16 (2.40%) Android
9 5 (0.75%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.30%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.15%) Debian
12 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (18.17%) Fintech
3 79 (11.86%) Computer Science
4 68 (10.21%) Change Management
5 64 (9.61%) TDD
6 63 (9.46%) DevOps
7 56 (8.41%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 54 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
9 51 (7.66%) Scrum
10 49 (7.36%) Software Engineering
11 47 (7.06%) BDD
11 47 (7.06%) Test Automation
12 43 (6.46%) Continuous Integration
12 43 (6.46%) OO
13 42 (6.31%) Analytics
13 42 (6.31%) Microservices
14 41 (6.16%) ITIL
14 41 (6.16%) Project Management
15 37 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
15 37 (5.56%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 169 (25.38%) SQL
2 160 (24.02%) Java
3 116 (17.42%) C#
4 109 (16.37%) Python
5 96 (14.41%) JavaScript
6 45 (6.76%) PowerShell
7 40 (6.01%) C++
7 40 (6.01%) Scala
8 36 (5.41%) Bash Shell
9 27 (4.05%) T-SQL
10 26 (3.90%) C
11 22 (3.30%) R
11 22 (3.30%) VBA
12 20 (3.00%) Perl
13 19 (2.85%) Ruby
14 17 (2.55%) VB.NET
15 14 (2.10%) Go
15 14 (2.10%) Kotlin
16 11 (1.65%) Java 8
17 10 (1.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 121 (18.17%) Degree
2 43 (6.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (3.15%) CCNP
5 17 (2.55%) CCSA
5 17 (2.55%) CCSE
6 14 (2.10%) CCNA
7 13 (1.95%) PhD
8 12 (1.80%) CCIE
8 12 (1.80%) CISA
9 10 (1.50%) CISM
9 10 (1.50%) CISSP
9 10 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (1.35%) CRISC
10 9 (1.35%) MCSE
11 8 (1.20%) CEH
11 8 (1.20%) Check Point Certification
11 8 (1.20%) GSEC
11 8 (1.20%) JNCIP
11 8 (1.20%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.35%) QA
2 18 (2.70%) SLA
3 15 (2.25%) GDPR
4 11 (1.65%) PMO
5 10 (1.50%) NIST
6 9 (1.35%) Basel II
6 9 (1.35%) IFRS
6 9 (1.35%) IFRS 9
7 7 (1.05%) PSD2
8 4 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.45%) ISAE 3402
10 2 (0.30%) EMIR
11 1 (0.15%) CRD IV
System Software
1 38 (5.71%) Docker
2 26 (3.90%) Active Directory
3 14 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.50%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 6 (0.90%) XenApp
6 6 (0.90%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (0.60%) LXC
9 2 (0.30%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.30%) vSphere
10 1 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 40 (6.01%) Ansible
2 23 (3.45%) Puppet
3 18 (2.70%) Grafana
4 16 (2.40%) SCCM
5 14 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (1.80%) Kubernetes
7 10 (1.50%) Terraform
7 10 (1.50%) WSUS
8 8 (1.20%) Control-M
9 6 (0.90%) Packer
10 4 (0.60%) CA Single Sign-On
10 4 (0.60%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.30%) Icinga
11 2 (0.30%) Jamf Pro
11 2 (0.30%) Perfmon
11 2 (0.30%) Rundeck
12 1 (0.15%) CASB
12 1 (0.15%) PowerCLI
12 1 (0.15%) rkt
12 1 (0.15%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 94 (14.11%) Microsoft
2 37 (5.56%) Oracle
3 22 (3.30%) Cisco
4 18 (2.70%) VMware
5 17 (2.55%) CheckPoint
5 17 (2.55%) F5
6 16 (2.40%) Google
7 15 (2.25%) Juniper
8 14 (2.10%) Citrix
9 12 (1.80%) CA
10 11 (1.65%) Blue Coat
11 10 (1.50%) Palo Alto
12 8 (1.20%) Apple
12 8 (1.20%) Bloomberg
12 8 (1.20%) Zscaler
13 7 (1.05%) Avaloq
13 7 (1.05%) Reuters
13 7 (1.05%) Splunk
14 6 (0.90%) Sybase
15 5 (0.75%) Dell