Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
UK > England
6 months to
24 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 476 440 459
Rank change year-on-year -36 +19 -55
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 320 742 903
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.48% 0.65% 0.65%
As % of the General category 1.25% 1.62% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 277 647 774
Median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £50,000 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £96,750 £95,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +9.80%

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 25,552 45,703 57,185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.54% 40.31% 41.27%
Number of salaries quoted 19,712 35,415 44,433
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.60% +0.45% +10.00%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +35 264 £75,000 - 47
South West +24 23 £55,000 +29.41% 3
North of England -24 19 £50,000 - 13
North West +46 17 £49,500 +16.47% 7
South East +78 11 £65,000 +18.18% 12
West Midlands +48 3 £38,750 -3.13%
Midlands +40 3 £38,750 -8.82% 2
Yorkshire -44 2 £115,000 +130.00% 4
Financial Institution
UK

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 320 (100.00%) Finance
2 113 (35.31%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (24.06%) Banking
3 77 (24.06%) Analytical Skills
4 76 (23.75%) SQL
5 64 (20.00%) Fintech
6 56 (17.50%) Java
7 54 (16.88%) Analytics
8 52 (16.25%) Software Engineering
9 51 (15.94%) Python
10 47 (14.69%) Degree
11 46 (14.38%) Scrum
12 43 (13.44%) Windows
12 43 (13.44%) Problem-Solving
13 40 (12.50%) Linux
14 38 (11.88%) C#
14 38 (11.88%) Azure
14 38 (11.88%) TypeScript
15 37 (11.56%) TDD
16 35 (10.94%) .NET
17 34 (10.63%) Web Services
17 34 (10.63%) Microsoft
18 33 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
18 33 (10.31%) AWS
18 33 (10.31%) AngularJS
19 32 (10.00%) BDD
20 31 (9.69%) Investment Banking
21 29 (9.06%) Front Office
21 29 (9.06%) Marketing
21 29 (9.06%) Relational Database

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 7 (2.19%) Confluence
2 5 (1.56%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.25%) Apache Airflow
3 4 (1.25%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.25%) Luigi
4 3 (0.94%) CMS
4 3 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (0.94%) Ethereum
4 3 (0.94%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.63%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (5.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (4.38%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (3.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (3.44%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.94%) Distributed Ledger
1 3 (0.94%) R3 Corda
1 3 (0.94%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.63%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 38 (11.88%) Azure
2 33 (10.31%) AWS
3 16 (5.00%) GCP
4 10 (3.13%) SaaS
5 9 (2.81%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (2.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 7 (2.19%) IaaS
6 7 (2.19%) PaaS
7 6 (1.88%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (1.56%) GitHub
9 4 (1.25%) Amazon EMR
9 4 (1.25%) Microsoft 365
9 4 (1.25%) Serverless
10 3 (0.94%) FinancialForce
10 3 (0.94%) G Suite
10 3 (0.94%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 2 (0.63%) Amazon EKS
11 2 (0.63%) Logz.io
12 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.31%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.13%) Firewall
1 10 (3.13%) SSH
2 6 (1.88%) DNS
3 5 (1.56%) BGP
3 5 (1.56%) HSRP
3 5 (1.56%) OSPF
4 4 (1.25%) DHCP
4 4 (1.25%) HTTP
4 4 (1.25%) Network Security
4 4 (1.25%) Wireless
5 3 (0.94%) Spanning Tree
5 3 (0.94%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.94%) VPN
6 2 (0.63%) CHAP
6 2 (0.63%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (0.63%) H.323
6 2 (0.63%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.63%) SNMP
6 2 (0.63%) SSL
6 2 (0.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.06%) Relational Database
2 28 (8.75%) SQL Server
3 23 (7.19%) Tableau
4 14 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (2.81%) Redis
8 8 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (2.50%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.88%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (1.88%) Big Data
9 6 (1.88%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.88%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.25%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (1.25%) Azkaban
10 4 (1.25%) Cloud Spanner
10 4 (1.25%) Cosmos DB
10 4 (1.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 27 (8.44%) JIRA
2 21 (6.56%) Git (software)
3 14 (4.38%) Jenkins
4 13 (4.06%) Subversion
5 9 (2.81%) GitLab
6 6 (1.88%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.25%) Bitbucket
7 4 (1.25%) Cypress.io
7 4 (1.25%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (1.25%) Postman
7 4 (1.25%) Selenium
8 3 (0.94%) SoapUI
8 3 (0.94%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.31%) JBehave
9 1 (0.31%) REST Assured
9 1 (0.31%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.31%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.31%) Zephyr
General
1 320 (100.00%) Finance
2 77 (24.06%) Banking
3 31 (9.69%) Investment Banking
4 29 (9.06%) Front Office
4 29 (9.06%) Marketing
5 22 (6.88%) Back Office
6 14 (4.38%) Law
7 13 (4.06%) Legal
8 10 (3.13%) Retail
9 7 (2.19%) Mandarin Language
10 6 (1.88%) Telecoms
11 4 (1.25%) Advertising
11 4 (1.25%) Billing
12 2 (0.63%) Electronics
12 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.63%) Public Sector
13 1 (0.31%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.31%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (24.38%) Developer
2 59 (18.44%) Analyst
3 24 (7.50%) Senior Developer
4 22 (6.88%) Senior Analyst
5 19 (5.94%) Java Developer
6 17 (5.31%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 17 (5.31%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
7 15 (4.69%) Software Engineer
8 14 (4.38%) .NET Developer
8 14 (4.38%) Full Stack Developer
8 14 (4.38%) Product Owner
9 13 (4.06%) Business Analyst
9 13 (4.06%) C++ Developer
9 13 (4.06%) C++ Quantitative Developer
9 13 (4.06%) Quantitative Developer
10 12 (3.75%) DevOps Engineer
10 12 (3.75%) Java Engineer
10 12 (3.75%) Project Manager
11 11 (3.44%) Angular Developer
12 10 (3.13%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (10.94%) .NET
2 34 (10.63%) Web Services
3 33 (10.31%) AngularJS
4 27 (8.44%) Spring
5 21 (6.56%) RESTful
6 19 (5.94%) HTML
6 19 (5.94%) React
6 19 (5.94%) REST
7 15 (4.69%) CSS
8 14 (4.38%) HTML5
9 13 (4.06%) Redux
9 13 (4.06%) SOAP
10 11 (3.44%) .NET Core
11 10 (3.13%) Kafka
11 10 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (3.13%) LESS
11 10 (3.13%) Natural Language Processing
12 9 (2.81%) XML
13 8 (2.50%) JSON
14 7 (2.19%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 77 (24.06%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (8.13%) Hedge funds
3 20 (6.25%) Fixed Income
4 18 (5.63%) Market Risk
5 16 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 15 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
7 14 (4.38%) User Experience
8 11 (3.44%) Algorithms
8 11 (3.44%) Derivative
9 10 (3.13%) Cloud Native
9 10 (3.13%) Data Structures
10 8 (2.50%) Management Information System
10 8 (2.50%) SWIFT
11 7 (2.19%) Client/Server
11 7 (2.19%) Equities
12 6 (1.88%) Credit Risk
13 5 (1.56%) Analytical Mindset
13 5 (1.56%) N-Tier
13 5 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
14 4 (1.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (13.44%) Windows
2 40 (12.50%) Linux
3 20 (6.25%) Unix
4 15 (4.69%) Windows Server
5 11 (3.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.94%) Android
6 3 (0.94%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.94%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.63%) AIX
7 2 (0.63%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (35.31%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (20.00%) Fintech
3 54 (16.88%) Analytics
4 52 (16.25%) Software Engineering
5 46 (14.38%) Scrum
6 43 (13.44%) Problem-Solving
7 37 (11.56%) TDD
8 33 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 32 (10.00%) BDD
10 28 (8.75%) Business Intelligence
10 28 (8.75%) DevOps
11 24 (7.50%) Project Management
12 23 (7.19%) Business Analysis
12 23 (7.19%) Kanban
13 22 (6.88%) Continuous Deployment
14 21 (6.56%) Microservices
15 20 (6.25%) Asset Management
15 20 (6.25%) Mathematics
16 19 (5.94%) Low Latency
16 19 (5.94%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 76 (23.75%) SQL
2 56 (17.50%) Java
3 51 (15.94%) Python
4 38 (11.88%) C#
4 38 (11.88%) TypeScript
5 25 (7.81%) C++
6 19 (5.94%) PowerShell
7 17 (5.31%) JavaScript
8 13 (4.06%) Shell Script
9 10 (3.13%) Bash Shell
10 7 (2.19%) Perl
11 6 (1.88%) Go
11 6 (1.88%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.56%) Kotlin
13 4 (1.25%) Java 8
14 3 (0.94%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.94%) VBA
15 2 (0.63%) Scala
15 2 (0.63%) VB
15 2 (0.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 47 (14.69%) Degree
2 17 (5.31%) Numerate Degree
3 12 (3.75%) CCNP
3 12 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (2.81%) CISSP
6 7 (2.19%) MCSE
6 7 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.56%) CISA
8 4 (1.25%) CCNA
8 4 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.94%) ACCA
9 3 (0.94%) CISM
9 3 (0.94%) MCITP
9 3 (0.94%) MCSA
9 3 (0.94%) PhD
9 3 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.63%) CIMA
10 2 (0.63%) FFIEC
10 2 (0.63%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.75%) QA
2 9 (2.81%) GDPR
3 5 (1.56%) EMIR
4 4 (1.25%) COBIT
4 4 (1.25%) MiFID
4 4 (1.25%) PMO
4 4 (1.25%) SEPA
5 3 (0.94%) ISO 20022
6 2 (0.63%) COREP
6 2 (0.63%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.63%) IFRS
6 2 (0.63%) NIST
6 2 (0.63%) SLA
6 2 (0.63%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.31%) ITGC
System Software
1 18 (5.63%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.19%) Docker
3 6 (1.88%) vSphere
4 5 (1.56%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.94%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 25 (7.81%) Terraform
2 18 (5.63%) Kubernetes
3 8 (2.50%) Ansible
4 6 (1.88%) Grafana
4 6 (1.88%) Puppet
5 5 (1.56%) Istio
6 4 (1.25%) SCCM
7 3 (0.94%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.94%) Control-M
7 3 (0.94%) Graphite
7 3 (0.94%) ITRS Geneos
7 3 (0.94%) Nagios
7 3 (0.94%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.63%) WSUS
9 1 (0.31%) Argo
9 1 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.31%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.31%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (10.63%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.06%) Oracle
3 11 (3.44%) Google
4 9 (2.81%) Cisco
5 8 (2.50%) Red Hat
5 8 (2.50%) VMware
6 7 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.88%) AppDynamics
8 5 (1.56%) SAP
9 4 (1.25%) HP
9 4 (1.25%) Juniper
9 4 (1.25%) Sybase
10 3 (0.94%) Anaplan
10 3 (0.94%) BMC
10 3 (0.94%) Dynatrace
10 3 (0.94%) Informatica
10 3 (0.94%) Veeam
11 2 (0.63%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.63%) F5
11 2 (0.63%) Fortinet