The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Investment Banking
UK / England
Rank 254 268 229
Rank change year-on-year +14 -39  
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 1014 1178 1457
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.27% 1.22% 1.47%
As % of the General category 3.14% 2.78% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 841 913 1202
Median salary £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.86% -4.16%  

Investment Banking is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 32290 42377 43568
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 40.47% 43.91% 44.06%
Number of salaries quoted 26186 34774 34645
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.96%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Investment Banking as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking in England

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking in England.

Salary trend for Investment Banking in England

Investment Banking
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Investment Banking in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Investment Banking in England

Investment Banking
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Banking within the England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +17 973 £65,000 -3.70% 154
North West -9 17 £45,000 -42.85% 2
South East +46 9 £50,000 -23.07% 3
South West -30 9 £47,500 -
East Midlands - 7 £60,000 -
East of England - 2 £63,750 -
West Midlands +18 1 £60,000 +23.07% 2
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Investment Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Investment Banking.

1 2046 (100.00%) Banking
2 1503 (73.46%) Finance
3 700 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
4 666 (32.55%) Java
5 587 (28.69%) SQL
6 544 (26.59%) C#
7 425 (20.77%) SQL Server
8 416 (20.33%) .NET
9 385 (18.82%) Degree
10 354 (17.30%) Unix
11 339 (16.57%) Front Office
12 304 (14.86%) Equities
13 302 (14.76%) Analytics
14 277 (13.54%) Linux
15 271 (13.25%) Multithreading
16 267 (13.05%) JavaScript
17 261 (12.76%) TDD
18 255 (12.46%) Derivative
19 254 (12.41%) Python
20 253 (12.37%) C++
21 247 (12.07%) Fixed Income
22 233 (11.39%) Microsoft
23 228 (11.14%) HTML
24 227 (11.09%) Fintech
25 216 (10.56%) SDLC
26 210 (10.26%) Windows
27 208 (10.17%) OO
28 201 (9.82%) WPF
29 194 (9.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
30 185 (9.04%) MVC

Investment Banking
Top Related 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 62 (3.03%) Apache Spark
2 57 (2.79%) SharePoint
3 55 (2.69%) IIS
4 54 (2.64%) Apache
5 51 (2.49%) WebSphere
6 40 (1.96%) Tomcat
7 34 (1.66%) BizTalk Server
8 31 (1.52%) Confluence
9 29 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
10 22 (1.08%) DataSynapse
10 22 (1.08%) Oracle Coherence
11 21 (1.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 18 (0.88%) MS Exchange
13 17 (0.83%) Mule
14 13 (0.64%) Mule ESB
14 13 (0.64%) SAS
15 12 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
16 11 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
17 7 (0.34%) MQSeries
17 7 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 147 (7.18%) MS Excel
2 26 (1.27%) MS Project
3 25 (1.22%) MS Office
4 18 (0.88%) MS Visio
5 15 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
5 15 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (0.73%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.20%) InVision
7 2 (0.098%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.098%) SPSS
8 1 (0.049%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (1.03%) RMDS
2 16 (0.78%) Markit EDM
3 10 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.29%) Summit
5 4 (0.20%) ION MarketView
5 4 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.15%) Front Arena
6 3 (0.15%) Kondor
6 3 (0.15%) Orchestrade
6 3 (0.15%) thinkFolio
7 2 (0.098%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 2 (0.098%) Eagle PACE
8 1 (0.049%) CA PPM
8 1 (0.049%) Endur
8 1 (0.049%) EQXanite
8 1 (0.049%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.049%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.049%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.049%) SunGard GMI
8 1 (0.049%) TradeThru
Cloud Services
1 75 (3.67%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (0.54%) GitHub
4 10 (0.49%) Office 365
5 7 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (0.29%) SaaS
7 5 (0.24%) IaaS
8 4 (0.20%) Google Compute Engine
8 4 (0.20%) PaaS
9 3 (0.15%) Bluemix
9 3 (0.15%) Google App Engine
9 3 (0.15%) IBM Cloud
9 3 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.098%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.098%) G Suite
10 2 (0.098%) Slack
11 1 (0.049%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.049%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 34 (1.66%) LAN
1 34 (1.66%) WAN
2 31 (1.52%) Firewall
3 28 (1.37%) Multicast
4 27 (1.32%) SAN
5 25 (1.22%) VPN
6 24 (1.17%) TCP/IP
7 23 (1.12%) NAS
7 23 (1.12%) SSL
8 22 (1.08%) HTTP
8 22 (1.08%) Network Security
9 21 (1.03%) Kerberos
10 20 (0.98%) FIX Connectivity
10 20 (0.98%) iSCSI
11 19 (0.93%) FCoE
11 19 (0.93%) Fibre Channel
12 17 (0.83%) Wireless
13 16 (0.78%) BGP
14 14 (0.68%) MPLS
14 14 (0.68%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 425 (20.77%) SQL Server
2 110 (5.38%) Hadoop
3 95 (4.64%) Relational Database
4 75 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
5 71 (3.47%) Big Data
6 52 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 50 (2.44%) HBase
8 48 (2.35%) SQL Server 2014
9 45 (2.20%) NoSQL
10 40 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 36 (1.76%) Apache Hive
12 35 (1.71%) RDBMS
12 35 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
13 33 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
13 33 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 30 (1.47%) MongoDB
15 28 (1.37%) Impala
15 28 (1.37%) QlikView
16 27 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
17 26 (1.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 121 (5.91%) JIRA
2 71 (3.47%) Subversion
3 55 (2.69%) Maven
4 38 (1.86%) Jenkins
5 36 (1.76%) Git (software)
6 34 (1.66%) Selenium
7 32 (1.56%) JUnit
8 31 (1.52%) Grunt
9 27 (1.32%) MSTest
9 27 (1.32%) Rhino Mocks
10 26 (1.27%) Moq
10 26 (1.27%) NUnit
11 24 (1.17%) gulp
12 23 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 23 (1.12%) jspm
12 23 (1.12%) Mockito
12 23 (1.12%) TeamCity
13 20 (0.98%) Karma Test Runner
14 18 (0.88%) WebDriver
15 17 (0.83%) Cucumber
General
1 2046 (100.00%) Banking
2 1503 (73.46%) Finance
3 339 (16.57%) Front Office
4 113 (5.52%) Financial Institution
5 99 (4.84%) Retail
6 83 (4.06%) Legal
7 68 (3.32%) Back Office
8 52 (2.54%) Corporate Banking
9 50 (2.44%) Retail Banking
10 37 (1.81%) Telecoms
11 33 (1.61%) Private Banking
12 21 (1.03%) Advertising
13 13 (0.64%) Electronics
14 11 (0.54%) Marketing
15 10 (0.49%) Games
16 9 (0.44%) French Language
17 8 (0.39%) Law
18 7 (0.34%) General Ledger
19 6 (0.29%) Spanish Language
20 4 (0.20%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 1009 (49.32%) Developer
2 427 (20.87%) Analyst
3 360 (17.60%) Java Developer
4 354 (17.30%) C# Developer
5 220 (10.75%) Business Analyst
6 194 (9.48%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
7 168 (8.21%) Investment Banking Java Developer
8 142 (6.94%) .NET Developer
9 131 (6.40%) Banking Analyst
10 122 (5.96%) Senior Developer
11 117 (5.72%) SQL Developer
12 116 (5.67%) Architect
13 103 (5.03%) C# .NET Developer
14 91 (4.45%) Project Manager
15 84 (4.11%) Junior
16 73 (3.57%) C++ Developer
17 62 (3.03%) Support Analyst
18 61 (2.98%) Consultant
19 59 (2.88%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
20 57 (2.79%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 416 (20.33%) .NET
2 228 (11.14%) HTML
3 201 (9.82%) WPF
4 165 (8.06%) ASP.NET
5 161 (7.87%) WCF
6 149 (7.28%) .NET Framework
7 148 (7.23%) XML
8 147 (7.18%) AngularJS
9 141 (6.89%) HTML5
10 97 (4.74%) CSS
11 96 (4.69%) Middleware
12 90 (4.40%) XSLT
13 88 (4.30%) FIX Protocol
14 87 (4.25%) ASP.NET MVC
15 81 (3.96%) REST
16 77 (3.76%) Spring
17 56 (2.74%) D3.js
17 56 (2.74%) jQuery
18 54 (2.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 45 (2.20%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 304 (14.86%) Equities
2 255 (12.46%) Derivative
3 247 (12.07%) Fixed Income
4 227 (11.09%) Fintech
5 194 (9.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 176 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
7 168 (8.21%) Computer Science
8 115 (5.62%) Hedge funds
9 64 (3.13%) Data Centre
10 63 (3.08%) OTC Derivatives
11 61 (2.98%) User Experience
12 58 (2.83%) Credit Risk
13 56 (2.74%) Algorithms
14 55 (2.69%) Tandem
15 49 (2.39%) Market Risk
16 48 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
17 44 (2.15%) Management Information System
18 41 (2.00%) Client/Server
19 37 (1.81%) Equity Derivative
20 26 (1.27%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 354 (17.30%) Unix
2 277 (13.54%) Linux
3 210 (10.26%) Windows
4 40 (1.96%) Solaris
5 28 (1.37%) Windows Server
6 23 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (1.03%) Windows 7
8 18 (0.88%) Android
8 18 (0.88%) Apple iOS
9 13 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (0.59%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.24%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.15%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.098%) AIX
14 1 (0.049%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.049%) VMS
14 1 (0.049%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 700 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 302 (14.76%) Analytics
3 271 (13.25%) Multithreading
4 261 (12.76%) TDD
5 216 (10.56%) SDLC
6 208 (10.17%) OO
7 185 (9.04%) MVC
8 167 (8.16%) Risk Management
9 162 (7.92%) Low Latency
10 159 (7.77%) Scrum
11 156 (7.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 145 (7.09%) Business Analysis
13 144 (7.04%) Asset Management
14 139 (6.79%) Project Management
15 122 (5.96%) Electronic Trading
16 119 (5.82%) Data Management
17 116 (5.67%) Unit Testing
18 115 (5.62%) Wealth Management
19 109 (5.33%) Multithreaded Programming
20 108 (5.28%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 666 (32.55%) Java
2 587 (28.69%) SQL
3 544 (26.59%) C#
4 267 (13.05%) JavaScript
5 254 (12.41%) Python
6 253 (12.37%) C++
7 123 (6.01%) Scala
8 62 (3.03%) TypeScript
9 61 (2.98%) Perl
10 57 (2.79%) T-SQL
11 50 (2.44%) C
12 43 (2.10%) VBA
13 42 (2.05%) Shell Script
14 37 (1.81%) ES6
15 31 (1.52%) PowerShell
16 28 (1.37%) PL/SQL
17 27 (1.32%) F#
18 24 (1.17%) Bash Shell
19 22 (1.08%) VB
20 21 (1.03%) XAML
Qualifications
1 385 (18.82%) Degree
2 29 (1.42%) PMI Certification
3 27 (1.32%) PhD
4 24 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (1.12%) CISSP
6 20 (0.98%) CCNP
6 20 (0.98%) ISEB
7 16 (0.78%) CISA
8 13 (0.64%) CISM
8 13 (0.64%) CRISC
9 12 (0.59%) ISTQB
10 9 (0.44%) CCIE
10 9 (0.44%) CCNA
11 8 (0.39%) CFA
11 8 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (0.34%) ACCA
12 7 (0.34%) Postgraduate
13 6 (0.29%) MCSE
13 6 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (0.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (5.33%) MiFID
2 86 (4.20%) QA
3 30 (1.47%) EMIR
4 23 (1.12%) Dodd-Frank
5 20 (0.98%) Data Quality
5 20 (0.98%) PMO
6 13 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 12 (0.59%) SLA
8 10 (0.49%) FATCA
8 10 (0.49%) IFRS
9 9 (0.44%) COBIT
10 7 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 6 (0.29%) COREP
11 6 (0.29%) FINREP
12 5 (0.24%) Basel III
13 3 (0.15%) IFRS 9
13 3 (0.15%) Solvency II
14 2 (0.098%) IAS 39
14 2 (0.098%) SDET
15 1 (0.049%) Basel II
System Software
1 48 (2.35%) Active Directory
2 37 (1.81%) Docker
3 27 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (1.22%) Hyper-V
5 22 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
6 21 (1.03%) NFS
7 19 (0.93%) KVM
7 19 (0.93%) SRDF
7 19 (0.93%) Xen
8 10 (0.49%) XenApp
9 6 (0.29%) HDFS
10 5 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 5 (0.24%) Firmware
11 4 (0.20%) Apache Flume
11 4 (0.20%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.15%) NDS
12 3 (0.15%) NetIQ eDirectory
12 3 (0.15%) vSphere
13 2 (0.098%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.049%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 25 (1.22%) Control-M
2 17 (0.83%) ITRS Geneos
3 14 (0.68%) Puppet
4 13 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (0.59%) SCOM
6 11 (0.54%) Ansible
7 10 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (0.49%) SCCM
8 6 (0.29%) Oozie
9 5 (0.24%) FortiGate
10 3 (0.15%) Ambari
11 2 (0.098%) CSIRT
11 2 (0.098%) Nagios
12 1 (0.049%) AppManager
12 1 (0.049%) Data Guard
12 1 (0.049%) EMC NetWorker
12 1 (0.049%) Microsoft Clustering
12 1 (0.049%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 1 (0.049%) Oracle RMAN
12 1 (0.049%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 233 (11.39%) Microsoft
2 184 (8.99%) Oracle
3 83 (4.06%) Sybase
4 65 (3.18%) IBM
5 50 (2.44%) TIBCO
6 46 (2.25%) Cisco
7 39 (1.91%) Calypso
7 39 (1.91%) VMware
8 29 (1.42%) Bloomberg
8 29 (1.42%) Murex
9 28 (1.37%) Informatica
10 27 (1.32%) HP
11 25 (1.22%) Charles River
12 24 (1.17%) NetApp
13 23 (1.12%) Solace
14 22 (1.08%) Citrix
14 22 (1.08%) EMC
15 21 (1.03%) Juniper
16 20 (0.98%) Reuters
17 19 (0.93%) Intel
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £65000.00 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bens and Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £65K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holid
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus,Pension,Life Insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £140000 - £160000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Cititec
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago