Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 303 351 433
Rank change year-on-year +48 +82 -70
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 1,692 1,516 1,265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.10% 0.92% 0.70%
As % of the General category 2.67% 2.09% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 732 897 1,050
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +13.04% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £100,000 £90,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £63,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +3.17% +9.57% -

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 63,256 72,664 77,869
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.19% 44.31% 43.14%
Number of salaries quoted 49,079 53,064 64,408
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £88,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% -

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +62 1,524 £70,000 +3.70% 75
South East -74 68 £55,000 +10.00% 8
North of England +4 67 £47,000 -8.29% 21
Yorkshire +61 47 £47,000 -18.26% 8
North West -46 20 £43,750 -12.50% 12
Midlands -1 18 £42,500 -22.73% 7
West Midlands +27 16 £42,500 -22.73% 4
South West -5 9 £45,000 +5.88% 2
East of England +15 6 £50,000 -13.04% 2
East Midlands -14 2 £46,250 - 3
Financial Institution
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 1,692 (100.00%) Finance
2 1,089 (64.36%) Banking
3 889 (52.54%) Problem-Solving
4 882 (52.13%) Investment Banking
5 832 (49.17%) Java
6 822 (48.58%) Investment Management
7 812 (47.99%) Low Latency
8 807 (47.70%) Big Data
9 791 (46.75%) Strategic Thinking
10 789 (46.63%) Innovative Thinking
11 785 (46.39%) Risk Management
12 784 (46.34%) Cyberthreat
13 565 (33.39%) Analytical Skills
14 514 (30.38%) Agile Software Development
15 481 (28.43%) Degree
16 440 (26.00%) SQL
17 422 (24.94%) JavaScript
18 332 (19.62%) OO
18 332 (19.62%) Python
19 330 (19.50%) SDLC
20 328 (19.39%) Computer Science
21 316 (18.68%) AngularJS
22 268 (15.84%) Linux
23 267 (15.78%) C#
24 264 (15.60%) C++
25 244 (14.42%) TDD
26 220 (13.00%) .NET
27 218 (12.88%) Relational Database
28 215 (12.71%) HTML
29 211 (12.47%) Unix

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 74 (4.37%) Apache Spark
2 53 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
3 47 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 35 (2.07%) Apache
5 29 (1.71%) JBoss
6 20 (1.18%) Tomcat
7 17 (1.00%) Confluence
8 16 (0.95%) Anypoint
8 16 (0.95%) MS Exchange
9 13 (0.77%) Cloud Foundry
9 13 (0.77%) WebSphere
10 11 (0.65%) SAS
11 9 (0.53%) CMS
11 9 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 7 (0.41%) Jetty
13 6 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 6 (0.35%) GemFire
13 6 (0.35%) Skype for Business
14 5 (0.30%) WebLogic
15 4 (0.24%) Mule
Applications
1 67 (3.96%) Microsoft Office
2 53 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (0.89%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (0.35%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.24%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.12%) InVision
8 2 (0.12%) PrintSoft PReS
9 1 (0.059%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.059%) InDesign
9 1 (0.059%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.059%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 20 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (0.35%) Sentinel
3 5 (0.30%) Actimize
3 5 (0.30%) Distributed Ledger
4 2 (0.12%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
4 2 (0.12%) Global One
4 2 (0.12%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.059%) Finacle
5 1 (0.059%) R3 Corda
5 1 (0.059%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.059%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.059%) Temenos Triple'A Plus
5 1 (0.059%) VisionPLUS
5 1 (0.059%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 128 (7.57%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (1.60%) GitHub
4 26 (1.54%) SaaS
5 24 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
6 22 (1.30%) PaaS
7 14 (0.83%) IaaS
8 11 (0.65%) npm
9 10 (0.59%) OpenShift
10 7 (0.41%) Office 365
11 5 (0.30%) Amazon Kinesis
11 5 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (0.18%) Apigee
13 2 (0.12%) Basecamp
14 1 (0.059%) BlazeMeter
14 1 (0.059%) Dynamics 365
14 1 (0.059%) IBM Cloud
14 1 (0.059%) NuGet
14 1 (0.059%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 80 (4.73%) Firewall
2 44 (2.60%) TCP/IP
3 38 (2.25%) WAN
4 37 (2.19%) LAN
5 30 (1.77%) Internet
6 29 (1.71%) DNS
7 27 (1.60%) BGP
7 27 (1.60%) OSPF
8 25 (1.48%) Cisco IOS
9 20 (1.18%) DHCP
9 20 (1.18%) Network Security
10 18 (1.06%) NX-OS
11 17 (1.00%) NetScaler
12 14 (0.83%) Ethernet
12 14 (0.83%) VPN
13 13 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
13 13 (0.77%) MPLS
13 13 (0.77%) SNMP
14 12 (0.71%) Quagga
14 12 (0.71%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 807 (47.70%) Big Data
2 218 (12.88%) Relational Database
3 159 (9.40%) NoSQL
4 157 (9.28%) MongoDB
5 115 (6.80%) DB2
6 88 (5.20%) RDBMS
7 84 (4.96%) SQL Server
8 73 (4.31%) Blockchain
9 55 (3.25%) Hadoop
10 36 (2.13%) MySQL
11 34 (2.01%) Data Lake
12 29 (1.71%) MemSQL
12 29 (1.71%) Sybase ASE
13 28 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
14 25 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
15 16 (0.95%) Flink
15 16 (0.95%) Oracle Database
15 16 (0.95%) Sybase IQ
16 14 (0.83%) Apache Hive
17 13 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 120 (7.09%) Maven
2 79 (4.67%) Jenkins
3 74 (4.37%) JUnit
4 65 (3.84%) JIRA
5 45 (2.66%) Git (software)
6 44 (2.60%) Cucumber
7 43 (2.54%) Gradle
8 36 (2.13%) Subversion
9 30 (1.77%) Ant
10 26 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
11 22 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 20 (1.18%) Selenium
13 18 (1.06%) Mockito
14 16 (0.95%) FitNesse
15 15 (0.89%) Bitbucket
15 15 (0.89%) TeamCity
16 14 (0.83%) MSBuild
17 12 (0.71%) gulp
17 12 (0.71%) IntelliJ
17 12 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1,692 (100.00%) Finance
2 1,089 (64.36%) Banking
3 882 (52.13%) Investment Banking
4 166 (9.81%) Front Office
5 49 (2.90%) Retail
6 42 (2.48%) Marketing
7 39 (2.30%) Law
8 37 (2.19%) Legal
9 35 (2.07%) Back Office
10 19 (1.12%) Publishing
11 18 (1.06%) Multimedia
12 17 (1.00%) Retail Banking
12 17 (1.00%) Telecoms
13 15 (0.89%) Electronics
14 12 (0.71%) Corporate Banking
15 9 (0.53%) Games
16 8 (0.47%) Prime Brokerage
17 6 (0.35%) Advertising
18 5 (0.30%) Mandarin Language
19 4 (0.24%) French Language
Job Titles
1 591 (34.93%) Developer
2 213 (12.59%) Java Developer
3 151 (8.92%) Analyst
4 99 (5.85%) Software Engineer
5 98 (5.79%) Platform Engineer
6 61 (3.61%) Senior Developer
7 57 (3.37%) Business Analyst
8 55 (3.25%) Consultant
9 53 (3.13%) .NET Developer
10 52 (3.07%) C# Developer
11 50 (2.96%) DevOps Engineer
12 45 (2.66%) Architect
13 43 (2.54%) Project Manager
14 42 (2.48%) Junior
15 39 (2.30%) Data Engineer
16 34 (2.01%) Cloud Engineer
17 31 (1.83%) CRM Developer
18 30 (1.77%) Applications Developer
18 30 (1.77%) JavaScript Developer
19 29 (1.71%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 316 (18.68%) AngularJS
2 220 (13.00%) .NET
3 215 (12.71%) HTML
4 206 (12.17%) Spring
5 197 (11.64%) React
6 187 (11.05%) RESTful
7 134 (7.92%) Web Services
8 123 (7.27%) CSS
8 123 (7.27%) Kafka
9 114 (6.74%) HTML5
10 84 (4.96%) REST
11 82 (4.85%) Spring Boot
12 77 (4.55%) jQuery
13 73 (4.31%) Hibernate
14 58 (3.43%) JMS
15 52 (3.07%) RabbitMQ
16 50 (2.96%) Akka
16 50 (2.96%) ASP.NET
16 50 (2.96%) XML
17 49 (2.90%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 784 (46.34%) Cyberthreat
2 565 (33.39%) Analytical Skills
3 328 (19.39%) Computer Science
4 169 (9.99%) Fixed Income
5 157 (9.28%) Algorithms
6 138 (8.16%) Self-Motivation
7 133 (7.86%) Fintech
8 130 (7.68%) Data Structures
9 123 (7.27%) Equities
10 119 (7.03%) Hedge funds
11 105 (6.21%) Management Information System
12 83 (4.91%) Data Centre
13 81 (4.79%) User Experience
14 73 (4.31%) Derivative
15 66 (3.90%) Greenfield Project
16 53 (3.13%) Analytical Mindset
16 53 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 47 (2.78%) Virtual Team
18 45 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
19 35 (2.07%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 268 (15.84%) Linux
2 211 (12.47%) Unix
3 125 (7.39%) Windows
4 29 (1.71%) Windows Server
5 21 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (0.83%) CentOS
8 10 (0.59%) Android
8 10 (0.59%) Windows 7
9 8 (0.47%) Apple iOS
9 8 (0.47%) Solaris
10 7 (0.41%) AIX
10 7 (0.41%) HPUX
10 7 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (0.41%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.18%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.18%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.059%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.059%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 889 (52.54%) Problem-Solving
2 822 (48.58%) Investment Management
3 812 (47.99%) Low Latency
4 791 (46.75%) Strategic Thinking
5 789 (46.63%) Innovative Thinking
6 785 (46.39%) Risk Management
7 514 (30.38%) Agile Software Development
8 332 (19.62%) OO
9 330 (19.50%) SDLC
10 244 (14.42%) TDD
11 206 (12.17%) Analytics
12 204 (12.06%) Software Engineering
13 185 (10.93%) Open Source
14 150 (8.87%) Project Management
15 146 (8.63%) DevOps
15 146 (8.63%) Microservices
16 145 (8.57%) Test Automation
17 127 (7.51%) Data Modelling
18 118 (6.97%) Mathematics
19 99 (5.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 832 (49.17%) Java
2 440 (26.00%) SQL
3 422 (24.94%) JavaScript
4 332 (19.62%) Python
5 267 (15.78%) C#
6 264 (15.60%) C++
7 124 (7.33%) Perl
8 103 (6.09%) C
9 88 (5.20%) Bash Shell
10 76 (4.49%) Scala
11 74 (4.37%) Shell Script
12 68 (4.02%) Java 8
13 60 (3.55%) PowerShell
14 41 (2.42%) Ruby
15 25 (1.48%) VB.NET
16 23 (1.36%) R
17 21 (1.24%) Erlang
17 21 (1.24%) Korn
18 19 (1.12%) T-SQL
19 18 (1.06%) Go
Qualifications
1 481 (28.43%) Degree
2 170 (10.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 99 (5.85%) Master's Degree
4 25 (1.48%) Security Cleared
5 22 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (1.24%) PhD
6 21 (1.24%) SC Cleared
7 19 (1.12%) CCNP
8 18 (1.06%) CISSP
9 15 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (0.89%) PMI Certification
10 14 (0.83%) CCIE
11 12 (0.71%) CISM
11 12 (0.71%) MCSE
12 11 (0.65%) CCSA
12 11 (0.65%) CCSE
13 9 (0.53%) PMP
14 8 (0.47%) MBA
14 8 (0.47%) Numerate Degree
15 7 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (4.73%) QA
2 27 (1.60%) PMO
3 26 (1.54%) SEPA
4 22 (1.30%) FATCA
4 22 (1.30%) GDPR
5 19 (1.12%) Dodd-Frank
5 19 (1.12%) IFRS
5 19 (1.12%) IFRS 9
5 19 (1.12%) Solvency II
6 14 (0.83%) MiFID
7 13 (0.77%) ISO 20022
8 9 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (0.47%) SLA
10 7 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 6 (0.35%) Data Quality
12 4 (0.24%) PCI DSS
13 3 (0.18%) PA-DSS
13 3 (0.18%) PSD2
14 2 (0.12%) EMIR
15 1 (0.059%) COBIT
System Software
1 78 (4.61%) Docker
2 51 (3.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (1.89%) Hyper-V
4 29 (1.71%) Active Directory
5 13 (0.77%) Virtual Desktop
6 10 (0.59%) HDFS
7 9 (0.53%) XenDesktop
8 8 (0.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 8 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.24%) XenApp
10 1 (0.059%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.059%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.059%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.059%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 69 (4.08%) Puppet
2 63 (3.72%) Ansible
3 35 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
4 33 (1.95%) Kubernetes
5 17 (1.00%) SCCM
6 14 (0.83%) Kibana
7 13 (0.77%) WSUS
8 12 (0.71%) CFEngine
8 12 (0.71%) Salt
9 6 (0.35%) Consul
9 6 (0.35%) Mesos
9 6 (0.35%) Terraform
10 4 (0.24%) Red Hat Satellite
10 4 (0.24%) SCOM
11 2 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
12 1 (0.059%) linkerd
12 1 (0.059%) PowerCLI
12 1 (0.059%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.059%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 188 (11.11%) Sybase
2 146 (8.63%) Microsoft
3 101 (5.97%) Oracle
4 55 (3.25%) VMware
5 38 (2.25%) Cisco
6 33 (1.95%) Citrix
7 23 (1.36%) Red Hat
8 20 (1.18%) Splunk
9 18 (1.06%) Tableau
10 16 (0.95%) Adobe
10 16 (0.95%) Apple
10 16 (0.95%) IBM
11 15 (0.89%) MuleSoft
12 14 (0.83%) AppDynamics
12 14 (0.83%) F5
13 13 (0.77%) CheckPoint
13 13 (0.77%) Cognizant
14 12 (0.71%) Facebook
15 11 (0.65%) Juniper
15 11 (0.65%) Salesforce.com