Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 473 429 491
Rank change year-on-year -44 +62 -194
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 603 397 792
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.60% 0.60% 0.59%
As % of the General category 1.07% 1.12% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 362 325 661
10th Percentile £35,125 £37,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.14% - +12.00%
75th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £104,750 £95,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% +3.85% +8.33%

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 56,486 35,557 75,734
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 56.39% 54.05% 56.59%
Number of salaries quoted 36,548 28,065 58,079
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,500
25th Percentile £41,625 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,138 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.28% +5.02% +5.00%
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,625 £72,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.82% +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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -10 474 £75,000 - 68
South East -53 42 £53,750 -23.21% 9
North of England -83 38 £52,500 +23.53% 23
South West -39 35 £52,500 +64.06% 4
Yorkshire -51 19 £51,750 +38.00% 10
North West -51 16 £50,000 +17.65% 13
Midlands -71 5 £70,000 +27.27% 7
West Midlands -68 4 £80,000 +45.45% 3
North East -24 3 £60,275 -29.09%
East of England -35 1 £77,500 +3.33% 1
East Midlands -58 1 £65,000 +18.18% 4
Financial Institution
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 603 (100.00%) Finance
2 203 (33.67%) Agile Software Development
3 162 (26.87%) Fintech
4 159 (26.37%) Banking
5 146 (24.21%) JavaScript
6 142 (23.55%) Social Skills
7 137 (22.72%) Java
8 135 (22.39%) Software Engineering
8 135 (22.39%) Microservices
9 134 (22.22%) AWS
10 122 (20.23%) Python
11 120 (19.90%) React
12 112 (18.57%) SQL
13 105 (17.41%) TypeScript
14 104 (17.25%) Problem-Solving
15 95 (15.75%) Docker
16 93 (15.42%) Kubernetes
17 85 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
18 84 (13.93%) Azure
19 81 (13.43%) REST
20 75 (12.44%) Machine Learning
20 75 (12.44%) TDD
21 74 (12.27%) Spring
22 70 (11.61%) Web Services
23 69 (11.44%) DevOps
24 68 (11.28%) Scrum
25 67 (11.11%) Node.js
26 62 (10.28%) C#
26 62 (10.28%) Degree
27 61 (10.12%) Linux

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 42 (6.97%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (2.65%) Confluence
2 16 (2.65%) nginx
3 10 (1.66%) CMS
4 6 (1.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (0.83%) MS Exchange
5 5 (0.83%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.66%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.50%) Apache Airflow
7 3 (0.50%) Ethereum
7 3 (0.50%) Luigi
8 2 (0.33%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.17%) IIS
9 1 (0.17%) SAS
Applications
1 35 (5.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (4.31%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (2.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (1.66%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.16%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.83%) Figma
6 5 (0.83%) Sketch
6 5 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.00%) Summit
2 4 (0.66%) Distributed Ledger
3 3 (0.50%) Cloudability
3 3 (0.50%) R3 Corda
4 2 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.17%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 134 (22.22%) AWS
2 84 (13.93%) Azure
3 49 (8.13%) GCP
4 43 (7.13%) Serverless
5 40 (6.63%) GitHub
6 28 (4.64%) SaaS
7 25 (4.15%) Amazon EKS
8 14 (2.32%) Power Platform
9 13 (2.16%) Amazon SQS
9 13 (2.16%) AWS Lambda
10 12 (1.99%) Microsoft 365
11 11 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (1.33%) PaaS
13 7 (1.16%) Amazon ECS
13 7 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (0.83%) npm
15 4 (0.66%) AWS Fargate
15 4 (0.66%) AWS Step Functions
15 4 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
15 4 (0.66%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 56 (9.29%) HTTP
2 15 (2.49%) Firewall
3 12 (1.99%) VPN
4 10 (1.66%) DHCP
4 10 (1.66%) DNS
5 7 (1.16%) WAN
6 6 (1.00%) Network Security
6 6 (1.00%) Wireless
7 5 (0.83%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (0.83%) Internet
7 5 (0.83%) LAN
8 4 (0.66%) SAN
9 2 (0.33%) BGP
9 2 (0.33%) CHAP
9 2 (0.33%) HSRP
9 2 (0.33%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.33%) OSPF
9 2 (0.33%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (0.33%) Spanning Tree
10 1 (0.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (5.64%) PostgreSQL
2 33 (5.47%) NoSQL
3 31 (5.14%) MongoDB
3 31 (5.14%) SQL Server
4 26 (4.31%) Big Data
5 23 (3.81%) Redis
6 18 (2.99%) Amazon RDS
7 15 (2.49%) Relational Database
8 14 (2.32%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (2.32%) Power BI
9 11 (1.82%) MySQL
10 10 (1.66%) BigQuery
11 9 (1.49%) Blockchain
11 9 (1.49%) Tableau
12 7 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 7 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (1.00%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 4 (0.66%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 60 (9.95%) Git (software)
2 49 (8.13%) Jenkins
3 42 (6.97%) JIRA
4 23 (3.81%) Maven
5 16 (2.65%) Subversion
6 15 (2.49%) webpack
7 13 (2.16%) Cypress.io
8 9 (1.49%) GitLab
8 9 (1.49%) TeamCity
9 8 (1.33%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.66%) Bitbucket
10 4 (0.66%) NUnit
10 4 (0.66%) Selenium
10 4 (0.66%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (0.50%) Babel
12 2 (0.33%) gulp
12 2 (0.33%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.33%) Karma Test Runner
12 2 (0.33%) Protractor
12 2 (0.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 603 (100.00%) Finance
2 159 (26.37%) Banking
3 142 (23.55%) Social Skills
4 85 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
5 52 (8.62%) Legal
6 43 (7.13%) Investment Banking
7 36 (5.97%) Retail
8 32 (5.31%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 31 (5.14%) Documentation Skills
10 21 (3.48%) Back Office
11 19 (3.15%) Marketing
12 16 (2.65%) Front Office
13 15 (2.49%) Automotive
13 15 (2.49%) Billing
13 15 (2.49%) Organisational Skills
14 10 (1.66%) Presentation Skills
15 6 (1.00%) Advertising
16 5 (0.83%) Law
16 5 (0.83%) Public Sector
17 4 (0.66%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 204 (33.83%) Developer
2 72 (11.94%) Analyst
3 66 (10.95%) Senior Developer
4 58 (9.62%) Java Developer
5 51 (8.46%) Software Engineer
6 40 (6.63%) Full Stack Developer
7 37 (6.14%) Backend Developer
8 26 (4.31%) Senior Software Engineer
9 18 (2.99%) Product Owner
10 17 (2.82%) C++ Developer
10 17 (2.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 17 (2.82%) Junior
11 16 (2.65%) Applications Support
11 16 (2.65%) Business Analyst
11 16 (2.65%) Senior Full Stack Developer
11 16 (2.65%) Senior Java Developer
12 15 (2.49%) Consultant
13 14 (2.32%) Cloud Engineer
13 14 (2.32%) Data Analyst
13 14 (2.32%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (19.90%) React
2 81 (13.43%) REST
3 74 (12.27%) Spring
4 70 (11.61%) Web Services
5 67 (11.11%) Node.js
6 60 (9.95%) AngularJS
7 55 (9.12%) .NET
8 50 (8.29%) HTML
9 42 (6.97%) CSS
10 41 (6.80%) RESTful
11 39 (6.47%) HTML5
12 34 (5.64%) Redux
13 31 (5.14%) .NET Core
13 31 (5.14%) Spring Boot
14 29 (4.81%) Kafka
15 26 (4.31%) GraphQL
16 25 (4.15%) gRPC
17 23 (3.81%) .NET Framework
17 23 (3.81%) Jest
18 22 (3.65%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 52 (8.62%) Hedge funds
2 51 (8.46%) User Experience
3 33 (5.47%) Data Centre
4 31 (5.14%) Algorithms
4 31 (5.14%) Blog
5 23 (3.81%) Public Cloud
5 23 (3.81%) Self-Motivation
6 22 (3.65%) Analytical Mindset
7 20 (3.32%) Fixed Income
8 19 (3.15%) Derivative
9 16 (2.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 13 (2.16%) Market Risk
11 12 (1.99%) Credit Risk
11 12 (1.99%) Equities
12 10 (1.66%) Data Structures
13 9 (1.49%) CMDB
14 8 (1.33%) Digital Currency
15 7 (1.16%) Credit Derivative
15 7 (1.16%) Management Information System
15 7 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 61 (10.12%) Linux
2 52 (8.62%) Windows
3 24 (3.98%) Windows 10
4 16 (2.65%) Unix
5 13 (2.16%) Windows Server
6 9 (1.49%) Windows 7
7 8 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.83%) Android
9 5 (0.83%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.83%) Debian
9 5 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.83%) Windows Server 2016
10 4 (0.66%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.50%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (33.67%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (26.87%) Fintech
3 135 (22.39%) Microservices
3 135 (22.39%) Software Engineering
4 104 (17.25%) Problem-Solving
5 75 (12.44%) Machine Learning
5 75 (12.44%) TDD
6 69 (11.44%) DevOps
7 68 (11.28%) Scrum
8 51 (8.46%) Analytics
8 51 (8.46%) Test Automation
9 49 (8.13%) Visualisation
10 45 (7.46%) API Design
10 45 (7.46%) Artificial Intelligence
10 45 (7.46%) BDD
10 45 (7.46%) Computer Science
10 45 (7.46%) Mathematics
11 44 (7.30%) Front End Development
12 42 (6.97%) Mentoring
12 42 (6.97%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 146 (24.21%) JavaScript
2 137 (22.72%) Java
3 122 (20.23%) Python
4 112 (18.57%) SQL
5 105 (17.41%) TypeScript
6 62 (10.28%) C#
7 36 (5.97%) C++
8 29 (4.81%) Bash Shell
9 24 (3.98%) PowerShell
10 15 (2.49%) Go
11 13 (2.16%) Java 11
11 13 (2.16%) Kotlin
12 9 (1.49%) VBA
13 7 (1.16%) MATLAB
14 6 (1.00%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.83%) Apple Swift
15 5 (0.83%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.83%) PyPy
15 5 (0.83%) R
15 5 (0.83%) Rust
Qualifications
1 62 (10.28%) Degree
2 17 (2.82%) PhD
3 16 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (1.82%) Master's Degree
5 6 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (0.83%) CCNP
6 5 (0.83%) MCSE
6 5 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.83%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (0.66%) CCNA
7 4 (0.66%) CISM
7 4 (0.66%) CISSP
7 4 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.50%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.50%) MCITP
8 3 (0.50%) MCSA
8 3 (0.50%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.50%) PMP
8 3 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.14%) GDPR
2 33 (5.47%) QA
3 23 (3.81%) PSD2
4 10 (1.66%) Accessibility
5 9 (1.49%) NIST
5 9 (1.49%) SLA
6 8 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.83%) COBIT
7 5 (0.83%) MiFID
8 4 (0.66%) EMIR
8 4 (0.66%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.66%) PMO
9 3 (0.50%) Basel II
9 3 (0.50%) ISO 20022
9 3 (0.50%) SEPA
10 2 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.33%) NIST 800
10 2 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.17%) IFRS
11 1 (0.17%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 95 (15.75%) Docker
2 23 (3.81%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.49%) vSphere
5 7 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (1.00%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.83%) XenApp
7 5 (0.83%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.33%) Xen
9 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.17%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 93 (15.42%) Kubernetes
2 21 (3.48%) Prometheus
3 19 (3.15%) Terraform
4 16 (2.65%) HAProxy
5 15 (2.49%) Ansible
6 6 (1.00%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.83%) Puppet
7 5 (0.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (0.66%) SCCM
9 3 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.33%) RSA Archer
10 2 (0.33%) Salt
11 1 (0.17%) Control-M
11 1 (0.17%) SCOM
11 1 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.17%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 58 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 30 (4.98%) Google
3 26 (4.31%) VMware
4 16 (2.65%) Cisco
5 11 (1.82%) Citrix
5 11 (1.82%) Red Hat
6 10 (1.66%) Capita
7 8 (1.33%) Oracle
8 7 (1.16%) ServiceNow
9 6 (1.00%) Apple
9 6 (1.00%) CheckPoint
9 6 (1.00%) F5
9 6 (1.00%) Infoblox
9 6 (1.00%) SAP
9 6 (1.00%) Veeam
10 5 (0.83%) CA Agile Central
10 5 (0.83%) Cadence
10 5 (0.83%) EMC
10 5 (0.83%) Symantec
11 4 (0.66%) Bloomberg