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

Financial Institution
UK > England
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 330 381 431
Rank change year-on-year +51 +50 -81
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 1,589 1,303 1,382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.99% 0.82% 0.73%
As % of the General category 2.37% 1.96% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 732 969 1,193
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18% -
10th Percentile £33,375 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £97,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +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 66,926 66,425 83,391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.61% 41.67% 44.18%
Number of salaries quoted 52,409 53,236 68,774
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £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 23 May 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 23 May 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 +48 1,367 £69,000 +2.22% 268
South East -22 96 £37,500 -25.00% 7
North of England -11 59 £55,000 +25.00% 15
Yorkshire +57 45 £56,000 +103.64% 4
Midlands +36 40 £56,250 +32.35% 3
West Midlands +43 37 £55,000 +29.41% 2
South West -40 17 £55,000 - 5
North West -34 13 £50,000 - 9
East Midlands +1 3 £60,000 +65.52% 1
East of England -21 3 £42,500 -24.44% 6
North East - 1 £70,000 - 2
Financial Institution
UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 1,589 (100.00%) Finance
2 899 (56.58%) Banking
3 742 (46.70%) Problem-Solving
4 652 (41.03%) Java
5 650 (40.91%) Investment Banking
6 640 (40.28%) Investment Management
7 609 (38.33%) Risk Management
8 594 (37.38%) Big Data
9 574 (36.12%) Low Latency
10 546 (34.36%) Innovative Thinking
11 545 (34.30%) Strategic Thinking
11 545 (34.30%) Cyberthreat
12 505 (31.78%) Analytical Skills
13 465 (29.26%) SQL
14 421 (26.49%) Agile Software Development
15 409 (25.74%) Degree
16 387 (24.35%) JavaScript
17 326 (20.52%) C#
18 304 (19.13%) Computer Science
19 282 (17.75%) Python
20 268 (16.87%) OO
21 265 (16.68%) AngularJS
22 253 (15.92%) Linux
23 247 (15.54%) C++
24 242 (15.23%) .NET
25 237 (14.92%) SDLC
26 217 (13.66%) TDD
27 215 (13.53%) Unix
28 201 (12.65%) Analytics
29 196 (12.33%) HTML

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 75 (4.72%) Apache Spark
2 69 (4.34%) Elasticsearch
3 44 (2.77%) SharePoint
4 39 (2.45%) Tomcat
5 34 (2.14%) Apache
6 18 (1.13%) WebSphere
7 17 (1.07%) JBoss
7 17 (1.07%) WebLogic
8 15 (0.94%) Ethereum
9 14 (0.88%) Confluence
10 13 (0.82%) CMS
11 12 (0.76%) SAS
12 10 (0.63%) IIS
13 7 (0.44%) MS Exchange
14 5 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 5 (0.31%) Apache Pig
14 5 (0.31%) GemFire
14 5 (0.31%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 4 (0.25%) WordPress
16 3 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 64 (4.03%) Microsoft Office
2 52 (3.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (1.38%) Microsoft Project
4 18 (1.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (0.57%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.25%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.13%) PrintSoft PReS
9 1 (0.063%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.063%) GNU Octave
9 1 (0.063%) InVision
9 1 (0.063%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 27 (1.70%) Markit EDM
2 16 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.82%) Distributed Ledger
4 12 (0.76%) Sonata
5 11 (0.69%) Ripple
6 8 (0.50%) Actimize
7 7 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.25%) Workfront
9 3 (0.19%) Sentinel
10 2 (0.13%) CA PPM
10 2 (0.13%) Finacle
11 1 (0.063%) BusinessWorks
11 1 (0.063%) Kondor
11 1 (0.063%) LatentZero
11 1 (0.063%) Misys Equation
11 1 (0.063%) Oracle AML
11 1 (0.063%) Payment Gateway
11 1 (0.063%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 1 (0.063%) SimCorp Dimension
11 1 (0.063%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 118 (7.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 94 (5.92%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (3.40%) PaaS
4 45 (2.83%) SaaS
5 25 (1.57%) IaaS
6 19 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (0.94%) Office 365
8 12 (0.76%) GitHub
8 12 (0.76%) npm
9 5 (0.31%) Amazon Kinesis
10 4 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (0.19%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.19%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.13%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.13%) Serverless
12 2 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.063%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.063%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 67 (4.22%) LAN
2 65 (4.09%) WAN
3 57 (3.59%) TCP/IP
4 55 (3.46%) Firewall
5 36 (2.27%) Internet
6 33 (2.08%) DNS
7 26 (1.64%) BGP
7 26 (1.64%) OSPF
8 25 (1.57%) DHCP
9 24 (1.51%) VPN
10 22 (1.38%) Cisco IOS
11 17 (1.07%) NetScaler
11 17 (1.07%) Network Security
12 16 (1.01%) Ethernet
12 16 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
12 16 (1.01%) MPLS
12 16 (1.01%) SNMP
13 15 (0.94%) Cisco Nexus
14 14 (0.88%) NX-OS
15 12 (0.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 594 (37.38%) Big Data
2 189 (11.89%) SQL Server
3 177 (11.14%) Relational Database
4 110 (6.92%) NoSQL
5 107 (6.73%) MongoDB
6 104 (6.54%) Blockchain
7 97 (6.10%) DB2
8 74 (4.66%) RDBMS
9 57 (3.59%) Oracle Database
10 49 (3.08%) Hadoop
11 41 (2.58%) MySQL
12 39 (2.45%) BusinessObjects
13 31 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
14 29 (1.83%) Data Lake
14 29 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
15 26 (1.64%) MemSQL
16 24 (1.51%) Sybase ASE
17 22 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
18 20 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
19 13 (0.82%) Flink
Development Applications
1 86 (5.41%) Maven
2 61 (3.84%) Git (software)
2 61 (3.84%) JIRA
3 58 (3.65%) JUnit
4 50 (3.15%) Jenkins
5 37 (2.33%) Subversion
6 31 (1.95%) Selenium
7 30 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
8 25 (1.57%) Bitbucket
8 25 (1.57%) Cucumber
9 22 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 21 (1.32%) Moq
10 21 (1.32%) MSTest
10 21 (1.32%) NUnit
11 17 (1.07%) Mockito
12 16 (1.01%) FitNesse
13 15 (0.94%) Eclipse
14 14 (0.88%) Gradle
15 13 (0.82%) IntelliJ
15 13 (0.82%) WebDriver
General
1 1,589 (100.00%) Finance
2 899 (56.58%) Banking
3 650 (40.91%) Investment Banking
4 108 (6.80%) Front Office
5 50 (3.15%) Retail
6 42 (2.64%) Marketing
7 41 (2.58%) Telecoms
8 36 (2.27%) Back Office
9 30 (1.89%) French Language
10 29 (1.83%) Law
11 27 (1.70%) Legal
12 22 (1.38%) German Language
13 19 (1.20%) Multimedia
14 13 (0.82%) Spanish Language
15 12 (0.76%) Advertising
15 12 (0.76%) Retail Banking
16 11 (0.69%) Electronics
17 10 (0.63%) Billing
18 8 (0.50%) Games
18 8 (0.50%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 489 (30.77%) Developer
2 169 (10.64%) Analyst
3 137 (8.62%) Java Developer
4 79 (4.97%) Software Engineer
5 77 (4.85%) Senior Developer
6 73 (4.59%) Consultant
7 69 (4.34%) C# Developer
8 63 (3.96%) Platform Engineer
9 62 (3.90%) .NET Developer
10 54 (3.40%) Business Analyst
11 53 (3.34%) Project Manager
12 42 (2.64%) Applications Support
12 42 (2.64%) Support Analyst
13 35 (2.20%) Network Engineer
14 34 (2.14%) Applications Developer
14 34 (2.14%) JavaScript Developer
15 33 (2.08%) Architect
15 33 (2.08%) Junior
15 33 (2.08%) Python Developer
16 32 (2.01%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 265 (16.68%) AngularJS
2 242 (15.23%) .NET
3 196 (12.33%) HTML
4 176 (11.08%) RESTful
5 136 (8.56%) React
6 134 (8.43%) Web Services
7 120 (7.55%) Spring
8 107 (6.73%) REST
9 103 (6.48%) Kafka
10 102 (6.42%) ASP.NET
11 100 (6.29%) CSS
12 93 (5.85%) HTML5
13 64 (4.03%) jQuery
14 58 (3.65%) XML
15 57 (3.59%) ASP.NET MVC
16 53 (3.34%) Node.js
17 52 (3.27%) Hibernate
18 42 (2.64%) .NET Framework
18 42 (2.64%) ASP.NET Web API
19 41 (2.58%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 545 (34.30%) Cyberthreat
2 505 (31.78%) Analytical Skills
3 304 (19.13%) Computer Science
4 150 (9.44%) Hedge funds
4 150 (9.44%) Management Information System
5 128 (8.06%) Fintech
6 116 (7.30%) Data Structures
7 114 (7.17%) Algorithms
7 114 (7.17%) Fixed Income
8 111 (6.99%) Self-Motivation
9 89 (5.60%) Data Centre
9 89 (5.60%) Equities
10 64 (4.03%) Greenfield Project
11 63 (3.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 60 (3.78%) Derivative
13 56 (3.52%) User Experience
14 51 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
15 47 (2.96%) Analytical Mindset
16 35 (2.20%) Public Cloud
16 35 (2.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 253 (15.92%) Linux
2 215 (13.53%) Unix
3 160 (10.07%) Windows
4 32 (2.01%) Windows Server
5 20 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (1.01%) Android
8 13 (0.82%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.44%) CentOS
9 7 (0.44%) Solaris
9 7 (0.44%) Windows 10
10 6 (0.38%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.25%) AIX
11 4 (0.25%) HPUX
11 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.25%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.19%) Kali Linux
12 3 (0.19%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 742 (46.70%) Problem-Solving
2 640 (40.28%) Investment Management
3 609 (38.33%) Risk Management
4 574 (36.12%) Low Latency
5 546 (34.36%) Innovative Thinking
6 545 (34.30%) Strategic Thinking
7 421 (26.49%) Agile Software Development
8 268 (16.87%) OO
9 237 (14.92%) SDLC
10 217 (13.66%) TDD
11 201 (12.65%) Analytics
12 174 (10.95%) Software Engineering
13 167 (10.51%) Project Management
14 144 (9.06%) Open Source
15 136 (8.56%) Mathematics
16 135 (8.50%) Test Automation
17 131 (8.24%) Data Modelling
18 117 (7.36%) Business Intelligence
19 107 (6.73%) Microservices
20 101 (6.36%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 652 (41.03%) Java
2 465 (29.26%) SQL
3 387 (24.35%) JavaScript
4 326 (20.52%) C#
5 282 (17.75%) Python
6 247 (15.54%) C++
7 114 (7.17%) Perl
8 83 (5.22%) C
9 75 (4.72%) Scala
10 49 (3.08%) Shell Script
11 47 (2.96%) Java 8
11 47 (2.96%) PowerShell
12 34 (2.14%) Bash Shell
13 26 (1.64%) R
13 26 (1.64%) VB.NET
14 23 (1.45%) PHP
15 20 (1.26%) MATLAB
15 20 (1.26%) T-SQL
16 17 (1.07%) PL/SQL
17 16 (1.01%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 409 (25.74%) Degree
2 126 (7.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 80 (5.03%) Master's Degree
4 28 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
5 26 (1.64%) PhD
6 22 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (0.94%) CISSP
8 14 (0.88%) MCSE
8 14 (0.88%) Numerate Degree
8 14 (0.88%) PMI Certification
9 12 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (0.76%) ISEB
9 12 (0.76%) ISTQB
10 10 (0.63%) CCNP
11 9 (0.57%) CCIE
11 9 (0.57%) PMP
12 8 (0.50%) CISM
13 7 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 6 (0.38%) CISA
14 6 (0.38%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (6.99%) QA
2 37 (2.33%) Data Quality
3 24 (1.51%) GDPR
4 21 (1.32%) PMO
5 15 (0.94%) FATCA
5 15 (0.94%) SLA
6 14 (0.88%) Dodd-Frank
6 14 (0.88%) SEPA
7 12 (0.76%) IFRS
7 12 (0.76%) IFRS 9
7 12 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 12 (0.76%) Solvency II
8 10 (0.63%) MiFID
9 7 (0.44%) PCI DSS
10 6 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.25%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.25%) PSD2
11 4 (0.25%) Web Application Security Consortium
12 3 (0.19%) ISO 20022
13 2 (0.13%) TARGET2
System Software
1 47 (2.96%) Active Directory
2 38 (2.39%) Docker
3 17 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.69%) HDFS
4 11 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 9 (0.57%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
7 6 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (0.25%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.19%) Firmware
10 3 (0.19%) vSphere
10 3 (0.19%) XenApp
11 2 (0.13%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 31 (1.95%) Puppet
2 20 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (1.26%) SCCM
3 15 (0.94%) Kibana
4 13 (0.82%) Ansible
5 12 (0.76%) ITRS Geneos
6 10 (0.63%) WSUS
7 9 (0.57%) Kubernetes
7 9 (0.57%) Single Sign-On
8 8 (0.50%) Consul
8 8 (0.50%) Terraform
9 6 (0.38%) CFEngine
9 6 (0.38%) Mesos
9 6 (0.38%) Salt
10 5 (0.31%) linkerd
10 5 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
10 5 (0.31%) vRealize
11 4 (0.25%) Ambari
11 4 (0.25%) SCOrch
11 4 (0.25%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 157 (9.88%) Sybase
2 156 (9.82%) Microsoft
3 144 (9.06%) Oracle
4 54 (3.40%) Cisco
5 39 (2.45%) Citrix
6 31 (1.95%) Juniper
7 29 (1.83%) VMware
8 27 (1.70%) Vermilion
9 26 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
10 22 (1.38%) Red Hat
11 21 (1.32%) ServiceNow
12 20 (1.26%) Alias
12 20 (1.26%) Bloomberg
13 19 (1.20%) Tableau
14 18 (1.13%) Capita
14 18 (1.13%) Google
15 17 (1.07%) Apple
15 17 (1.07%) Facebook
16 16 (1.01%) Avaloq
16 16 (1.01%) Reuters