Period
to 5 December 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 5 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
UK > England
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 483 406 363
Rank change year-on-year -77 -43 +61
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 672 1,147 1,478
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.54% 0.76% 0.88%
As % of the General category 1.35% 1.79% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 549 753 883
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% +13.04%
10th Percentile £35,000 £41,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £100,000 £102,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £63,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% +7.14% +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 49,841 64,246 76,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.92% 42.42% 45.42%
Number of salaries quoted 38,183 49,808 56,478
England median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.82% +5.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.33% +7.50% -

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -123 433 £70,000 - 81
North of England +83 98 £50,000 +11.11% 19
Yorkshire +67 69 £50,000 +11.11% 14
South East +66 63 £55,000 -15.38% 7
South West +54 46 £45,500 -19.11%
North West +58 29 £42,500 -2.86% 5
Midlands +40 26 £38,750 -13.89% 5
West Midlands +15 18 £34,000 -24.44% 3
East Midlands +23 8 £45,000 - 2
East of England +70 4 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Financial Institution
UK

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 672 (100.00%) Finance
2 167 (24.85%) Banking
3 166 (24.70%) Java
4 155 (23.07%) Agile Software Development
5 139 (20.68%) SQL
6 126 (18.75%) Change Management
7 111 (16.52%) Python
8 110 (16.37%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 98 (14.58%) Fintech
10 94 (13.99%) Degree
11 93 (13.84%) Microsoft
12 91 (13.54%) Windows
13 89 (13.24%) AWS
14 87 (12.95%) Problem-Solving
15 81 (12.05%) C#
16 77 (11.46%) Azure
17 74 (11.01%) Computer Science
18 73 (10.86%) JavaScript
19 72 (10.71%) Linux
20 69 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
21 68 (10.12%) .NET
22 65 (9.67%) SQL Server
23 60 (8.93%) DevOps
24 58 (8.63%) Git (software)
25 57 (8.48%) TDD
26 54 (8.04%) ITIL
27 51 (7.59%) Scrum
27 51 (7.59%) React
28 49 (7.29%) Project Management
29 48 (7.14%) Docker

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 24 (3.57%) Apache Spark
2 20 (2.98%) Confluence
3 16 (2.38%) Apache
4 14 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (2.08%) IIS
5 13 (1.93%) SAS
6 10 (1.49%) MS Exchange
6 10 (1.49%) SharePoint
7 9 (1.34%) MQSeries
8 6 (0.89%) Mule
9 5 (0.74%) Apache Solr
9 5 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.60%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.30%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.30%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (4.32%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.30%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.15%) InDesign
6 1 (0.15%) InVision
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.15%) Sketch
6 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.15%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 8 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.30%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.15%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 89 (13.24%) AWS
2 77 (11.46%) Azure
3 32 (4.76%) GCP
4 21 (3.13%) Office 365
5 19 (2.83%) SaaS
6 9 (1.34%) Dynamics 365
7 8 (1.19%) PaaS
8 6 (0.89%) Power Platform
9 5 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (0.74%) GitHub
9 5 (0.74%) iPaaS
10 4 (0.60%) Serverless
10 4 (0.60%) Slack
11 3 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.45%) IaaS
12 2 (0.30%) Datadog
12 2 (0.30%) G Suite
12 2 (0.30%) Google Docs
12 2 (0.30%) Google Sheets
13 1 (0.15%) Amazon Cognito
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.42%) WAN
2 19 (2.83%) LAN
3 18 (2.68%) Firewall
4 17 (2.53%) Cisco Nexus
5 16 (2.38%) VLAN
6 13 (1.93%) Internet
6 13 (1.93%) OSPF
6 13 (1.93%) TCP/IP
7 12 (1.79%) BGP
7 12 (1.79%) Wireless
8 10 (1.49%) DNS
9 9 (1.34%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (1.34%) DHCP
9 9 (1.34%) NX-OS
10 8 (1.19%) FTP
10 8 (1.19%) VPN
11 7 (1.04%) BIG-IP
11 7 (1.04%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (1.04%) Junos
11 7 (1.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (9.67%) SQL Server
2 37 (5.51%) Big Data
3 32 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 20 (2.98%) MySQL
5 18 (2.68%) Oracle Database
5 18 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (2.38%) MongoDB
8 15 (2.23%) Relational Database
9 14 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
10 13 (1.93%) Blockchain
11 12 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (1.19%) BigQuery
14 7 (1.04%) Hadoop
15 6 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
15 6 (0.89%) Power BI
15 6 (0.89%) Redis
15 6 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 58 (8.63%) Git (software)
2 44 (6.55%) JIRA
3 36 (5.36%) Jenkins
4 26 (3.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (2.98%) JUnit
5 20 (2.98%) Maven
6 16 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 15 (2.23%) Selenium
8 13 (1.93%) Cucumber
9 12 (1.79%) NUnit
10 11 (1.64%) Bitbucket
10 11 (1.64%) Gradle
11 10 (1.49%) Visual Studio
12 8 (1.19%) Oracle APEX
13 7 (1.04%) GitLab
13 7 (1.04%) TeamCity
14 5 (0.74%) MSI
14 5 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
14 5 (0.74%) SpecFlow
14 5 (0.74%) Travis CI
General
1 672 (100.00%) Finance
2 167 (24.85%) Banking
3 40 (5.95%) Front Office
4 29 (4.32%) Investment Banking
5 25 (3.72%) Law
6 16 (2.38%) Back Office
7 11 (1.64%) Legal
8 10 (1.49%) Marketing
9 9 (1.34%) Billing
10 8 (1.19%) Retail Banking
11 7 (1.04%) Retail
12 3 (0.45%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.30%) Automotive
13 2 (0.30%) Games
13 2 (0.30%) Local Government
14 1 (0.15%) Advertising
14 1 (0.15%) Brand Awareness
14 1 (0.15%) Interactive Media
14 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 215 (31.99%) Developer
2 68 (10.12%) Analyst
3 59 (8.78%) Java Developer
4 45 (6.70%) Support Engineer
5 37 (5.51%) Project Manager
6 36 (5.36%) Lead Developer
7 32 (4.76%) Business Analyst
8 30 (4.46%) .NET Developer
8 30 (4.46%) C# Developer
9 29 (4.32%) Consultant
9 29 (4.32%) Junior
10 28 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
11 27 (4.02%) Senior Developer
12 24 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
13 23 (3.42%) Applications Support
13 23 (3.42%) Full Stack Developer
14 22 (3.27%) JavaScript Developer
15 21 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
16 20 (2.98%) Infrastructure Project Manager
17 18 (2.68%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (10.12%) .NET
2 51 (7.59%) React
3 38 (5.65%) Node.js
3 38 (5.65%) Spring
4 31 (4.61%) AngularJS
5 30 (4.46%) HTML
6 28 (4.17%) XML
7 25 (3.72%) CSS
7 25 (3.72%) REST
8 20 (2.98%) ASP.NET
9 19 (2.83%) J2EE
10 18 (2.68%) JSON
10 18 (2.68%) Web Services
11 15 (2.23%) Kafka
12 14 (2.08%) Elastic Stack
13 13 (1.93%) RESTful
14 12 (1.79%) HTML5
14 12 (1.79%) Natural Language Processing
15 11 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (1.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 69 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (6.10%) Greenfield Project
3 35 (5.21%) Data Centre
4 23 (3.42%) Hedge funds
5 21 (3.13%) Algorithms
5 21 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (2.53%) Derivative
6 17 (2.53%) Management Information System
7 15 (2.23%) Credit Risk
7 15 (2.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 13 (1.93%) Equities
8 13 (1.93%) User Experience
9 10 (1.49%) Equity Derivative
9 10 (1.49%) Fixed Income
10 9 (1.34%) Self-Motivation
11 8 (1.19%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.04%) Cyberthreat
12 7 (1.04%) Data Structures
12 7 (1.04%) Fat Client
12 7 (1.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 91 (13.54%) Windows
2 72 (10.71%) Linux
3 33 (4.91%) Unix
4 32 (4.76%) Windows Server
5 22 (3.27%) Windows 7
6 21 (3.13%) Windows 10
7 19 (2.83%) Android
7 19 (2.83%) Apple iOS
8 9 (1.34%) Oracle Linux
9 6 (0.89%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.60%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.30%) Solaris
12 1 (0.15%) AIX
12 1 (0.15%) CentOS
12 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (23.07%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (18.75%) Change Management
3 110 (16.37%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 98 (14.58%) Fintech
5 87 (12.95%) Problem-Solving
6 74 (11.01%) Computer Science
7 60 (8.93%) DevOps
8 57 (8.48%) TDD
9 54 (8.04%) ITIL
10 51 (7.59%) Scrum
11 49 (7.29%) Project Management
12 48 (7.14%) Analytics
13 43 (6.40%) OO
14 42 (6.25%) Decision-Making
15 40 (5.95%) Software Engineering
16 38 (5.65%) Microservices
17 37 (5.51%) Continuous Improvement
18 34 (5.06%) Configuration Management
18 34 (5.06%) Machine Learning
19 33 (4.91%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 166 (24.70%) Java
2 139 (20.68%) SQL
3 111 (16.52%) Python
4 81 (12.05%) C#
5 73 (10.86%) JavaScript
6 44 (6.55%) C++
7 38 (5.65%) PowerShell
8 35 (5.21%) Bash Shell
9 27 (4.02%) Scala
10 25 (3.72%) C
11 24 (3.57%) R
12 16 (2.38%) Perl
12 16 (2.38%) T-SQL
12 16 (2.38%) VBA
13 13 (1.93%) PL/SQL
13 13 (1.93%) VB.NET
14 9 (1.34%) Kotlin
15 8 (1.19%) Java 8
15 8 (1.19%) TypeScript
16 6 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 94 (13.99%) Degree
2 35 (5.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (4.32%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (3.72%) CCNP
5 21 (3.13%) CISSP
6 20 (2.98%) CCNA
7 18 (2.68%) CCSA
7 18 (2.68%) CCSE
8 15 (2.23%) CRISC
8 15 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (2.08%) MCSE
10 13 (1.93%) CCIE
10 13 (1.93%) CISM
10 13 (1.93%) PhD
11 11 (1.64%) Master's Degree
12 9 (1.34%) PMI Certification
13 8 (1.19%) CEH
13 8 (1.19%) GSEC
14 7 (1.04%) JNCIP
14 7 (1.04%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.98%) QA
2 16 (2.38%) GDPR
2 16 (2.38%) NIST
3 15 (2.23%) SLA
4 13 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (1.93%) PMO
5 12 (1.79%) Basel II
5 12 (1.79%) IFRS
5 12 (1.79%) IFRS 9
6 6 (0.89%) COBIT
6 6 (0.89%) ITGC
6 6 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.45%) EMIR
7 3 (0.45%) ISAE 3402
7 3 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (0.45%) MiFID
7 3 (0.45%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.15%) PSD2
System Software
1 48 (7.14%) Docker
2 31 (4.61%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.49%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.49%) XenApp
4 10 (1.49%) XenDesktop
5 5 (0.74%) vSphere
6 4 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.60%) LXC
6 4 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.45%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 2 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.15%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (3.27%) Ansible
2 19 (2.83%) Kubernetes
3 17 (2.53%) SCCM
4 14 (2.08%) Grafana
5 12 (1.79%) Puppet
6 8 (1.19%) Control-M
6 8 (1.19%) ITRS Geneos
6 8 (1.19%) WSUS
7 6 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.74%) BladeLogic
8 5 (0.74%) Terraform
9 4 (0.60%) Jamf Pro
9 4 (0.60%) Kibana
9 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (0.60%) Perfmon
9 4 (0.60%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.30%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.30%) Icinga
10 2 (0.30%) vCenter Server
11 1 (0.15%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 93 (13.84%) Microsoft
2 45 (6.70%) Oracle
3 27 (4.02%) Cisco
4 24 (3.57%) VMware
5 19 (2.83%) CheckPoint
5 19 (2.83%) F5
6 18 (2.68%) Google
7 15 (2.23%) Citrix
8 13 (1.93%) Bloomberg
8 13 (1.93%) Palo Alto
9 12 (1.79%) Reuters
10 8 (1.19%) AppDynamics
10 8 (1.19%) CA
10 8 (1.19%) IBM
10 8 (1.19%) Wyse
11 7 (1.04%) Atlassian
11 7 (1.04%) Blue Coat
11 7 (1.04%) Juniper
11 7 (1.04%) Splunk
11 7 (1.04%) Zscaler