Investment Banking Jobs in England

Investment Banking
UK > England

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 6 months to 27 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
27 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 297 406 590
Rank change year-on-year +109 +184 -142
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 809 670 742
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.91% 0.77% 0.53%
As % of the General category 1.57% 1.13% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 498 562 520
10th Percentile £70,875 £60,000 £54,875
25th Percentile £90,000 £77,500 £61,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £117,500 £110,000 £82,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.82% +33.33% -2.94%
75th Percentile £148,750 £135,000 £108,750
90th Percentile £165,000 £160,000 £130,000
UK median annual salary £115,000 £110,000 £82,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +33.33% -2.94%

All General Skills
England

Investment Banking 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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 51,595 59,192 90,442
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 58.35% 67.96% 64.90%
Number of salaries quoted 35,916 32,490 45,651
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £43,750 £43,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.50% - +4.35%
75th Percentile £72,500 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £105,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Investment Banking as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking in England

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Investment Banking in England.

Salary trend for Investment Banking in England

Investment Banking
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Investment Banking in England over the 6 months to 27 May 2024.

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 6 months to 27 May 2024. 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
Jobs
London +63 569 £125,000 +8.70% 142
South West +155 225 - -
South East +4 7 £42,500 -61.36% 29
North of England +31 4 £110,000 +83.33% 8
North West -7 4 £110,000 +83.33% 7
West Midlands -7 2 £95,000 +80.95% 3
Midlands -18 2 £95,000 +80.95% 3
East of England - 2 £100,000 - 1
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 276 (34.12%) Apache
2 265 (32.76%) Apache Airflow
3 31 (3.83%) Confluence
4 18 (2.22%) Microsoft Exchange
5 10 (1.24%) SharePoint
6 6 (0.74%) SAS
7 3 (0.37%) IIS
8 2 (0.25%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.25%) CMS
9 1 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.12%) GemFire
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 96 (11.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 94 (11.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 72 (8.90%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (1.48%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.12%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 14 (1.73%) Aladdin
2 2 (0.25%) Adaptiv
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 323 (39.93%) AWS
2 273 (33.75%) dbt
3 244 (30.16%) Snowflake
4 127 (15.70%) GCP
5 29 (3.58%) Azure
6 19 (2.35%) Power Platform
7 9 (1.11%) GitHub
7 9 (1.11%) Microsoft 365
8 4 (0.49%) Firebase
9 3 (0.37%) Amazon SageMaker
9 3 (0.37%) Azure Data Factory
9 3 (0.37%) Azure DevOps
9 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Purview
10 2 (0.25%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 2 (0.25%) SaaS
11 1 (0.12%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.12%) IaaS
11 1 (0.12%) NuGet
11 1 (0.12%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.61%) Firewall
2 10 (1.24%) Internet
3 7 (0.87%) VPN
4 6 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (0.49%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (0.49%) WAN
6 3 (0.37%) LAN
7 2 (0.25%) DHCP
7 2 (0.25%) DNS
7 2 (0.25%) HTTP
8 1 (0.12%) IPv4
8 1 (0.12%) SD-WAN
8 1 (0.12%) SSH
8 1 (0.12%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 274 (33.87%) Apache Arrow
2 273 (33.75%) Dremio
3 265 (32.76%) Amazon Athena
3 265 (32.76%) Apache Ignite
4 255 (31.52%) Data Lake
5 43 (5.32%) Tableau
6 19 (2.35%) Power BI
7 17 (2.10%) SQL Server
8 12 (1.48%) Big Data
9 9 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (0.99%) KDB
11 6 (0.74%) Kdb+
12 4 (0.49%) MongoDB
12 4 (0.49%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.25%) Azure SQL Database
14 2 (0.25%) MySQL
14 2 (0.25%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.25%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.25%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 15 (1.85%) JIRA
2 14 (1.73%) Git
3 9 (1.11%) GitLab
4 7 (0.87%) Selenium
5 6 (0.74%) Maven
5 6 (0.74%) TeamCity
6 5 (0.62%) Cucumber
6 5 (0.62%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.49%) Crashlytics
8 3 (0.37%) FitNesse
8 3 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (0.37%) SonarQube
8 3 (0.37%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.12%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.12%) JUnit
General
1 809 (100.00%) Banking
2 667 (82.45%) Finance
3 410 (50.68%) Front Office
4 233 (28.80%) Law
5 230 (28.43%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 169 (20.89%) Social Skills
7 127 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
8 43 (5.32%) Legal
9 39 (4.82%) Financial Institution
10 29 (3.58%) Presentation Skills
11 28 (3.46%) Organisational Skills
12 26 (3.21%) Corporate Banking
13 19 (2.35%) French Language
14 10 (1.24%) Influencing Skills
14 10 (1.24%) Marketing
15 6 (0.74%) Private Banking
16 5 (0.62%) Documentation Skills
17 2 (0.25%) Back Office
17 2 (0.25%) Mandarin Language
17 2 (0.25%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 211 (26.08%) Analyst
2 182 (22.50%) Developer
3 174 (21.51%) Software Engineer
4 154 (19.04%) Lead
5 135 (16.69%) Senior
6 113 (13.97%) Java Engineer
7 104 (12.86%) Java Software Engineer
8 98 (12.11%) Python Engineer
8 98 (12.11%) Python Software Engineer
9 95 (11.74%) AWS Engineer
9 95 (11.74%) AWS Software Engineer
10 85 (10.51%) Java Developer
11 83 (10.26%) Senior Software Engineer
12 74 (9.15%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 70 (8.65%) Architect
14 67 (8.28%) Software Developer
15 61 (7.54%) Team Leader
16 59 (7.29%) Lead Developer
17 57 (7.05%) Software Team Leader
18 56 (6.92%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 264 (32.63%) Pandas
2 263 (32.51%) gRPC
2 263 (32.51%) NumPy
2 263 (32.51%) Protocol Buffers
2 263 (32.51%) SciPy
3 28 (3.46%) React
4 22 (2.72%) Spring
5 21 (2.60%) AngularJS
6 20 (2.47%) .NET
7 19 (2.35%) HTML
8 14 (1.73%) CSS
8 14 (1.73%) FIX Protocol
8 14 (1.73%) Spring Boot
9 10 (1.24%) Web Services
10 9 (1.11%) .NET Core
10 9 (1.11%) HTML5
10 9 (1.11%) RESTful
11 8 (0.99%) ASP.NET
11 8 (0.99%) Middleware
11 8 (0.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 330 (40.79%) Fixed Income
2 326 (40.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 314 (38.81%) Derivative
4 299 (36.96%) Hedge funds
5 297 (36.71%) Equities
6 86 (10.63%) Self-Motivation
7 44 (5.44%) Product Ownership
8 36 (4.45%) Pricing Data
9 23 (2.84%) Mobile App
10 22 (2.72%) Credit Risk
11 19 (2.35%) Algorithms
11 19 (2.35%) Management Information System
12 18 (2.22%) Onboarding
12 18 (2.22%) OTC Derivatives
13 14 (1.73%) Distributed Systems
14 11 (1.36%) Data Centre
15 10 (1.24%) Market Risk
16 8 (0.99%) Public Cloud
17 7 (0.87%) Cloud Native
17 7 (0.87%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 40 (4.94%) Windows
2 33 (4.08%) Linux
3 16 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (1.98%) Windows Server
4 12 (1.48%) Unix
5 4 (0.49%) Android
5 4 (0.49%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.37%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.37%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.12%) AIX
7 1 (0.12%) CentOS
7 1 (0.12%) Debian
7 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 415 (51.30%) Agile
2 372 (45.98%) Asset Management
3 308 (38.07%) Software Engineering
4 249 (30.78%) Investment Management
5 139 (17.18%) Problem-Solving
6 105 (12.98%) Line Management
7 104 (12.86%) Greeks
8 75 (9.27%) Analytics
9 65 (8.03%) Business Strategy
10 64 (7.91%) Project Management
11 55 (6.80%) Workflow
12 53 (6.55%) Business Analysis
13 51 (6.30%) Electronic Trading
14 48 (5.93%) Creative Thinking
14 48 (5.93%) Machine Learning
15 46 (5.69%) Time Management
16 42 (5.19%) Benchmarking
16 42 (5.19%) Business Forecasting
16 42 (5.19%) Competitor Analysis
16 42 (5.19%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 365 (45.12%) Java
2 345 (42.65%) Python
3 296 (36.59%) JavaScript
4 271 (33.50%) TypeScript
5 62 (7.66%) SQL
6 22 (2.72%) Ruby
7 21 (2.60%) C#
8 20 (2.47%) Bash
9 19 (2.35%) Perl
10 17 (2.10%) PowerShell
11 14 (1.73%) Scala
12 13 (1.61%) Kotlin
13 9 (1.11%) Korn
14 6 (0.74%) R
15 4 (0.49%) C++
15 4 (0.49%) Swift
16 3 (0.37%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.37%) VBA
16 3 (0.37%) XAML
17 2 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 113 (13.97%) Degree
2 14 (1.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (1.61%) Master's Degree
4 10 (1.24%) MBA
5 6 (0.74%) Tableau Certification
6 4 (0.49%) Azure Certification
7 3 (0.37%) CISA
7 3 (0.37%) CISM
7 3 (0.37%) CISSP
8 2 (0.25%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.25%) CRISC
8 2 (0.25%) MCSA
8 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.25%) SAFe Agilist
9 1 (0.12%) CCAB
9 1 (0.12%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (14.34%) Data Quality
2 13 (1.61%) QA
3 8 (0.99%) Accessibility
4 5 (0.62%) SEPA
4 5 (0.62%) TARGET2
5 3 (0.37%) MiFID
5 3 (0.37%) NIST
5 3 (0.37%) SLA
6 2 (0.25%) EMIR
7 1 (0.12%) COBIT
7 1 (0.12%) COREP
7 1 (0.12%) IFRS
7 1 (0.12%) IFRS 17
7 1 (0.12%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.12%) ITGC
7 1 (0.12%) PMO
7 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (2.22%) Docker
2 10 (1.24%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.49%) XenApp
4 4 (0.49%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.25%) VMware NSX
5 2 (0.25%) vSphere
6 1 (0.12%) GridGain
6 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 24 (2.97%) Kubernetes
2 19 (2.35%) Ansible
3 14 (1.73%) Puppet
4 9 (1.11%) Red Hat Satellite
5 8 (0.99%) Terraform
6 7 (0.87%) Single Sign-On
7 6 (0.74%) Control-M
8 5 (0.62%) Graphite
9 4 (0.49%) Grafana
10 2 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.25%) SafeCom
11 1 (0.12%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.12%) PowerCLI
11 1 (0.12%) Progress Chef
11 1 (0.12%) SCCM
11 1 (0.12%) SCOM
11 1 (0.12%) vCenter Server
11 1 (0.12%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 119 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 27 (3.34%) Alteryx
3 17 (2.10%) Red Hat
4 16 (1.98%) Bloomberg
5 14 (1.73%) BISAM
6 13 (1.61%) Citrix
7 12 (1.48%) VMware
8 10 (1.24%) TOWER Software
9 9 (1.11%) Oracle
9 9 (1.11%) ServiceNow
10 8 (0.99%) Sun
11 7 (0.87%) Fortinet
11 7 (0.87%) Pega
11 7 (0.87%) UiPath
12 6 (0.74%) Cisco
12 6 (0.74%) Palo Alto
13 4 (0.49%) Amplitude
13 4 (0.49%) Splunk
14 3 (0.37%) IBM
14 3 (0.37%) Sybase