Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
UK > England
6 months to
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 485 405 527
Rank change year-on-year -80 +122 -218
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 623 284 641
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.57% 0.65% 0.51%
As % of the General category 0.98% 1.26% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 383 250 535
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,750 £33,000
25th Percentile £51,250 £47,000 £49,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.82% +5.77% -3.70%
75th Percentile £88,685 £85,000 £86,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £97,500 £107,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 63,836 22,455 70,342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 58.31% 51.01% 55.46%
Number of salaries quoted 39,754 18,261 54,382
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £28,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £57,500 £53,638
Median % change year-on-year - +7.20% +3.15%
75th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £97,500 £90,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,029 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.49% +4.82% +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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -70 496 £75,000 - 101
North of England -131 46 £60,000 +22.45% 36
South East -123 41 £55,000 +29.41% 9
North West -100 31 £67,750 +38.27% 26
South West -60 27 £58,500 -6.40% 3
Yorkshire -90 13 £48,500 +14.12% 10
Midlands -111 9 £70,000 +27.27% 16
West Midlands -102 7 £70,000 +80.65% 3
East Midlands -81 2 £47,000 -14.55% 13
East of England -109 2 £77,500 +3.33% 3
North East - 2 £60,275 -
Financial Institution
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 623 (100.00%) Finance
2 179 (28.73%) Social Skills
3 176 (28.25%) Agile Software Development
4 173 (27.77%) Fintech
5 169 (27.13%) Banking
6 164 (26.32%) JavaScript
7 151 (24.24%) Java
8 150 (24.08%) Microservices
9 149 (23.92%) Software Engineering
10 141 (22.63%) React
11 130 (20.87%) AWS
12 127 (20.39%) Docker
13 121 (19.42%) Python
14 114 (18.30%) Problem-Solving
15 111 (17.82%) SQL
16 106 (17.01%) TypeScript
17 99 (15.89%) Kubernetes
18 85 (13.64%) Spring
19 81 (13.00%) Degree
19 81 (13.00%) Azure
20 80 (12.84%) TDD
21 79 (12.68%) DevOps
22 78 (12.52%) REST
23 75 (12.04%) Computer Science
24 74 (11.88%) Node.js
25 73 (11.72%) Machine Learning
26 71 (11.40%) Full Stack Development
27 67 (10.75%) Front End Development
28 66 (10.59%) Scrum
28 66 (10.59%) 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 34 (5.46%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (3.53%) Confluence
3 16 (2.57%) nginx
4 9 (1.44%) CMS
4 9 (1.44%) MS Exchange
5 8 (1.28%) Apache Spark
5 8 (1.28%) Skype for Business
6 5 (0.80%) IIS
6 5 (0.80%) MQSeries
7 4 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.64%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.32%) Apache
8 2 (0.32%) SAS
9 1 (0.16%) Apache Airflow
9 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (3.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (3.21%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.44%) Figma
3 9 (1.44%) MS Visio
3 9 (1.44%) Sketch
4 5 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.96%) Summit
2 3 (0.48%) Cloudability
3 2 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.16%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.16%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.16%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 130 (20.87%) AWS
2 81 (13.00%) Azure
3 51 (8.19%) GCP
4 44 (7.06%) Serverless
5 40 (6.42%) GitHub
6 28 (4.49%) SaaS
7 21 (3.37%) AWS Lambda
8 20 (3.21%) Amazon EKS
9 16 (2.57%) AWS CloudFormation
9 16 (2.57%) Microsoft 365
10 13 (2.09%) Amazon SQS
11 9 (1.44%) PaaS
11 9 (1.44%) Power Platform
12 8 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
13 7 (1.12%) npm
13 7 (1.12%) OpenShift
14 6 (0.96%) Amazon ECS
14 6 (0.96%) Amazon Kinesis
15 5 (0.80%) AWS Step Functions
16 4 (0.64%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 47 (7.54%) HTTP
2 14 (2.25%) Firewall
3 13 (2.09%) VPN
4 10 (1.61%) DHCP
4 10 (1.61%) DNS
4 10 (1.61%) WAN
5 9 (1.44%) Wireless
6 8 (1.28%) Internet
6 8 (1.28%) LAN
7 5 (0.80%) SAN
8 4 (0.64%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (0.64%) Network Security
8 4 (0.64%) Skype
8 4 (0.64%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.32%) SD-WAN
9 2 (0.32%) SSL
9 2 (0.32%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.16%) MPLS
10 1 (0.16%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (5.46%) PostgreSQL
1 34 (5.46%) SQL Server
2 31 (4.98%) Big Data
3 28 (4.49%) NoSQL
4 24 (3.85%) Blockchain
5 23 (3.69%) MongoDB
6 22 (3.53%) Relational Database
7 19 (3.05%) Redis
8 18 (2.89%) MySQL
9 14 (2.25%) Amazon RDS
10 12 (1.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 9 (1.44%) Power BI
12 8 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (1.28%) Tableau
13 6 (0.96%) BigQuery
13 6 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.80%) Data Lake
14 5 (0.80%) Geospatial Data
14 5 (0.80%) QlikView
14 5 (0.80%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 59 (9.47%) Git (software)
2 52 (8.35%) JIRA
3 40 (6.42%) Jenkins
4 22 (3.53%) Maven
4 22 (3.53%) webpack
5 12 (1.93%) Cypress.io
6 11 (1.77%) Subversion
7 8 (1.28%) GitLab
8 7 (1.12%) JUnit
9 5 (0.80%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.64%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.64%) Visual Studio Code
11 3 (0.48%) Babel
11 3 (0.48%) Jasmine
11 3 (0.48%) NUnit
11 3 (0.48%) Selenium
11 3 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.48%) Zephyr
12 2 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 623 (100.00%) Finance
2 179 (28.73%) Social Skills
3 169 (27.13%) Banking
4 58 (9.31%) Analytical Skills
5 56 (8.99%) Legal
6 35 (5.62%) Retail
7 32 (5.14%) Documentation Skills
8 29 (4.65%) Investment Banking
9 26 (4.17%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 23 (3.69%) Front Office
11 22 (3.53%) Back Office
12 14 (2.25%) Automotive
13 13 (2.09%) Law
14 11 (1.77%) Marketing
15 10 (1.61%) Advertising
15 10 (1.61%) Organisational Skills
16 9 (1.44%) Retail Banking
17 8 (1.28%) Billing
18 7 (1.12%) Games
18 7 (1.12%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 229 (36.76%) Developer
2 69 (11.08%) Senior Developer
3 68 (10.91%) Analyst
3 68 (10.91%) Java Developer
4 56 (8.99%) Software Engineer
5 37 (5.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 35 (5.62%) Backend Developer
7 29 (4.65%) Business Analyst
8 27 (4.33%) Full Stack Developer
9 26 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
10 23 (3.69%) React Developer
11 22 (3.53%) DevOps Engineer
12 21 (3.37%) Senior Software Engineer
13 16 (2.57%) Applications Support
13 16 (2.57%) Python Developer
14 15 (2.41%) Support Engineer
15 14 (2.25%) Consultant
15 14 (2.25%) Support Analyst
16 13 (2.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 13 (2.09%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (22.63%) React
2 85 (13.64%) Spring
3 78 (12.52%) REST
4 74 (11.88%) Node.js
5 63 (10.11%) Web Services
6 58 (9.31%) CSS
6 58 (9.31%) HTML
7 54 (8.67%) .NET
7 54 (8.67%) Redux
8 47 (7.54%) AngularJS
9 45 (7.22%) RESTful
10 38 (6.10%) GraphQL
10 38 (6.10%) Spring Boot
11 34 (5.46%) Jest
12 33 (5.30%) HTML5
13 31 (4.98%) .NET Core
14 29 (4.65%) JSON
15 28 (4.49%) Kafka
16 24 (3.85%) gRPC
17 23 (3.69%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 49 (7.87%) Hedge funds
2 42 (6.74%) Algorithms
3 37 (5.94%) User Experience
4 29 (4.65%) Data Centre
5 23 (3.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 21 (3.37%) Blog
6 21 (3.37%) Public Cloud
7 20 (3.21%) Data Structures
7 20 (3.21%) Self-Motivation
8 17 (2.73%) Fixed Income
9 15 (2.41%) Analytical Mindset
9 15 (2.41%) Digital Currency
10 14 (2.25%) Credit Risk
10 14 (2.25%) Management Information System
11 11 (1.77%) Derivative
11 11 (1.77%) Equities
12 9 (1.44%) Virtual Team
13 7 (1.12%) Blackberry
13 7 (1.12%) Credit Derivative
13 7 (1.12%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 66 (10.59%) Linux
2 49 (7.87%) Windows
3 25 (4.01%) Unix
4 22 (3.53%) Windows 10
5 19 (3.05%) Windows Server
6 11 (1.77%) Android
6 11 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (1.61%) Debian
7 10 (1.61%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.44%) Apple iOS
9 8 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (1.12%) Windows Server 2016
11 4 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2019
12 2 (0.32%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.16%) CentOS
13 1 (0.16%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (28.25%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (27.77%) Fintech
3 150 (24.08%) Microservices
4 149 (23.92%) Software Engineering
5 114 (18.30%) Problem-Solving
6 80 (12.84%) TDD
7 79 (12.68%) DevOps
8 75 (12.04%) Computer Science
9 73 (11.72%) Machine Learning
10 71 (11.40%) Full Stack Development
11 67 (10.75%) Front End Development
12 66 (10.59%) Scrum
13 49 (7.87%) Artificial Intelligence
13 49 (7.87%) Test Automation
14 48 (7.70%) Mentoring
15 44 (7.06%) Kanban
15 44 (7.06%) Pair Programming
16 38 (6.10%) Analytics
16 38 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
16 38 (6.10%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 164 (26.32%) JavaScript
2 151 (24.24%) Java
3 121 (19.42%) Python
4 111 (17.82%) SQL
5 106 (17.01%) TypeScript
6 65 (10.43%) C#
7 28 (4.49%) Bash Shell
8 23 (3.69%) PowerShell
9 20 (3.21%) C++
10 19 (3.05%) Kotlin
11 18 (2.89%) Go
12 12 (1.93%) Java 11
13 11 (1.77%) PyPy
13 11 (1.77%) Rust
14 9 (1.44%) Apple Swift
14 9 (1.44%) Objective-C
15 8 (1.28%) Java 8
15 8 (1.28%) VBA
16 7 (1.12%) MATLAB
17 6 (0.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 81 (13.00%) Degree
2 28 (4.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.61%) PhD
4 9 (1.44%) Master's Degree
5 6 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (0.80%) CCNP
6 5 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.64%) CCIE
8 3 (0.48%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.48%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.48%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.32%) CISM
9 2 (0.32%) CISSP
9 2 (0.32%) ISEB
9 2 (0.32%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.32%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.16%) ACCA
10 1 (0.16%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.30%) GDPR
2 29 (4.65%) QA
3 19 (3.05%) PSD2
4 16 (2.57%) SLA
5 10 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (1.44%) Accessibility
7 7 (1.12%) NIST
8 4 (0.64%) ISO 20022
8 4 (0.64%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.48%) SEPA
10 2 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.32%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.32%) GRC
10 2 (0.32%) IFRS
10 2 (0.32%) IFRS 9
10 2 (0.32%) NIST 800
11 1 (0.16%) Basel III
11 1 (0.16%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.16%) PMO
System Software
1 127 (20.39%) Docker
2 27 (4.33%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.61%) vSphere
5 5 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (0.64%) XenApp
6 4 (0.64%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.32%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.16%) HDFS
8 1 (0.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 99 (15.89%) Kubernetes
2 25 (4.01%) Terraform
3 18 (2.89%) Prometheus
4 15 (2.41%) Ansible
4 15 (2.41%) HAProxy
5 13 (2.09%) SCCM
6 7 (1.12%) SCOM
7 6 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
7 6 (0.96%) NetBackup
7 6 (0.96%) Puppet
7 6 (0.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (0.64%) OfficeScan
8 4 (0.64%) Trend Micro Deep Security
9 3 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.32%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.32%) RSA Archer
10 2 (0.32%) Salt
10 2 (0.32%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 61 (9.79%) Microsoft
2 37 (5.94%) Google
3 28 (4.49%) VMware
4 21 (3.37%) Oracle
5 17 (2.73%) Red Hat
6 13 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (1.93%) Citrix
8 11 (1.77%) ServiceNow
9 10 (1.61%) Cisco
10 8 (1.28%) Atlassian
10 8 (1.28%) Spotify
11 7 (1.12%) CA Agile Central
11 7 (1.12%) HP
11 7 (1.12%) SAP
11 7 (1.12%) Symantec
12 6 (0.96%) Apple
12 6 (0.96%) Bloomberg
12 6 (0.96%) CheckPoint
12 6 (0.96%) McAfee
12 6 (0.96%) TIBCO