Period
to 3 August 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 3 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England > London
6 months to
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 27 23 20
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3 -13
Permanent jobs citing Banking 2,272 5,143 7,260
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 8.16% 9.00% 10.29%
As % of the General category 16.76% 18.65% 20.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,929 4,254 5,036
Median annual salary £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £51,250 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £126,250 £107,500 £105,000
England median annual salary £77,500 £68,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +13.97% +4.62% +4.00%

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 London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 13,554 27,580 35,553
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.67% 48.25% 50.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10,815 21,861 27,439
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £41,000 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £113,750 £101,250 £96,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Banking in London

Banking
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Banking in London

Banking
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Banking in London over the 6 months to 3 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Banking in London

Banking
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the London region over the 6 months to 3 August 2020. 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
Central London 0 459 £79,000 +12.86% 56
East London -1 21 £67,500 -6.90% 10
South London +17 19 £57,500 -11.54% 3
North London +7 6 £63,500 -
West London -9 4 £72,500 +3.57% 20
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2020, IT jobs citing Banking 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 London region with a requirement for Banking.

1 1,581 (69.59%) Finance
2 841 (37.02%) Java
3 832 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
4 610 (26.85%) AWS
5 554 (24.38%) Python
6 516 (22.71%) SQL
7 511 (22.49%) Investment Banking
8 488 (21.48%) DevOps
9 468 (20.60%) Azure
10 426 (18.75%) JavaScript
11 410 (18.05%) Asset Management
12 390 (17.17%) Fintech
13 370 (16.29%) Software Engineering
14 331 (14.57%) Front Office
15 321 (14.13%) Microservices
16 317 (13.95%) Web Services
17 315 (13.86%) GCP
18 302 (13.29%) C#
19 297 (13.07%) Hedge funds
20 275 (12.10%) Investment Management
21 266 (11.71%) React
22 265 (11.66%) Kubernetes
23 257 (11.31%) AngularJS
24 256 (11.27%) Docker
24 256 (11.27%) SQL Server
25 255 (11.22%) Fixed Income
26 245 (10.78%) Derivative
27 232 (10.21%) .NET
28 230 (10.12%) TDD
29 223 (9.82%) Google

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 133 (5.85%) Apache
2 81 (3.57%) Confluence
3 70 (3.08%) Apache Spark
4 57 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
5 34 (1.50%) Tomcat
6 30 (1.32%) WebSphere
7 24 (1.06%) SharePoint
8 18 (0.79%) SAS
9 14 (0.62%) MS Exchange
10 12 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
12 8 (0.35%) Mule
13 7 (0.31%) Apache Airflow
13 7 (0.31%) CMS
13 7 (0.31%) IIS
13 7 (0.31%) Luigi
14 6 (0.26%) JBoss
14 6 (0.26%) Tornado
15 5 (0.22%) MTS
15 5 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 42 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (1.50%) Microsoft Office
3 23 (1.01%) Microsoft Project
3 23 (1.01%) MS Visio
4 15 (0.66%) Sketch
5 14 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
6 11 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 10 (0.44%) InVision
8 6 (0.26%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.18%) Marvel
10 4 (0.18%) Zeplin
11 3 (0.13%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.044%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.044%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.044%) Adobe XD
12 1 (0.044%) Camtasia
12 1 (0.044%) Figma
Business Applications
1 37 (1.63%) FINCAD Analytics
2 12 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.53%) Temenos T24
3 6 (0.26%) IntelliMatch
3 6 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
3 6 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (0.18%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.13%) Actimize
5 3 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.088%) Finacle
6 2 (0.088%) Misys Opics
6 2 (0.088%) R3 Corda
6 2 (0.088%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.088%) Social Studio
7 1 (0.044%) Distributed Ledger
7 1 (0.044%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.044%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.044%) SunGard Martini
7 1 (0.044%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 610 (26.85%) AWS
2 468 (20.60%) Azure
3 315 (13.86%) GCP
4 142 (6.25%) Serverless
5 124 (5.46%) AWS Lambda
6 92 (4.05%) Amazon ECS
7 65 (2.86%) Apigee
8 51 (2.24%) AWS CloudFormation
9 37 (1.63%) SaaS
10 36 (1.58%) Office 365
11 26 (1.14%) Amazon S3
12 25 (1.10%) Power Platform
13 24 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
14 23 (1.01%) IaaS
15 21 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
16 17 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
16 17 (0.75%) GitHub
17 14 (0.62%) Azure Data Factory
18 12 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
19 11 (0.48%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 82 (3.61%) Firewall
2 42 (1.85%) Network Security
3 29 (1.28%) VPN
4 28 (1.23%) LAN
5 27 (1.19%) BGP
6 24 (1.06%) TCP/IP
6 24 (1.06%) WAN
7 20 (0.88%) Unified Communications
8 17 (0.75%) OSPF
9 16 (0.70%) Internet
10 15 (0.66%) FIX Connectivity
10 15 (0.66%) Intranet
10 15 (0.66%) Multicast
11 14 (0.62%) DNS
11 14 (0.62%) MPLS
12 13 (0.57%) HTTP
13 12 (0.53%) SAN
14 10 (0.44%) EIGRP
14 10 (0.44%) Wireless
15 9 (0.40%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (11.27%) SQL Server
2 153 (6.73%) PostgreSQL
3 124 (5.46%) Data Warehouse
4 118 (5.19%) Amazon Redshift
5 114 (5.02%) NoSQL
6 109 (4.80%) MySQL
7 72 (3.17%) MongoDB
8 68 (2.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 68 (2.99%) Big Data
9 65 (2.86%) Hadoop
10 45 (1.98%) Amazon Athena
11 41 (1.80%) SQL Server 2019
12 38 (1.67%) Blockchain
13 33 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 31 (1.36%) Data Lake
15 24 (1.06%) Relational Database
15 24 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 23 (1.01%) Apache Hive
16 23 (1.01%) Redis
17 20 (0.88%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 161 (7.09%) Jenkins
2 121 (5.33%) JIRA
3 120 (5.28%) Git (software)
4 73 (3.21%) GitLab
5 58 (2.55%) Artifactory
6 54 (2.38%) Cucumber
7 52 (2.29%) RStudio
8 47 (2.07%) Maven
9 45 (1.98%) Selenium
10 31 (1.36%) webpack
11 28 (1.23%) TeamCity
12 26 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 24 (1.06%) JUnit
14 23 (1.01%) Bitbucket
15 20 (0.88%) Appium
16 18 (0.79%) JMeter
17 14 (0.62%) Cypress.io
17 14 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
18 13 (0.57%) Subversion
19 12 (0.53%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1,581 (69.59%) Finance
2 511 (22.49%) Investment Banking
3 331 (14.57%) Front Office
4 129 (5.68%) Retail
5 128 (5.63%) Back Office
6 85 (3.74%) Retail Banking
7 71 (3.13%) Telecoms
8 46 (2.02%) Games
9 43 (1.89%) Financial Institution
10 42 (1.85%) Marketing
11 41 (1.80%) Legal
12 33 (1.45%) Law
13 29 (1.28%) Private Banking
14 21 (0.92%) International Banking
15 18 (0.79%) Public Sector
16 14 (0.62%) Manufacturing
16 14 (0.62%) Wholesale Banking
17 13 (0.57%) French Language
17 13 (0.57%) German Language
17 13 (0.57%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 656 (28.87%) Developer
2 236 (10.39%) Analyst
3 227 (9.99%) Java Developer
4 191 (8.41%) Architect
5 124 (5.46%) Senior Developer
6 119 (5.24%) Software Engineer
7 109 (4.80%) AWS Developer
8 106 (4.67%) AWS Engineer
9 100 (4.40%) Business Analyst
10 94 (4.14%) Java Engineer
11 93 (4.09%) Python Developer
12 92 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
13 89 (3.92%) Python Engineer
14 82 (3.61%) C# Developer
15 73 (3.21%) .NET Developer
16 72 (3.17%) Network Engineer
17 71 (3.13%) Finance Manager
18 67 (2.95%) Developer/Software Engineer
19 66 (2.90%) Development Manager
20 64 (2.82%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 317 (13.95%) Web Services
2 266 (11.71%) React
3 257 (11.31%) AngularJS
4 232 (10.21%) .NET
5 157 (6.91%) Vue.js
6 118 (5.19%) Spring
7 113 (4.97%) Node.js
8 106 (4.67%) HTML
8 106 (4.67%) Kafka
9 103 (4.53%) REST
10 99 (4.36%) gRPC
11 93 (4.09%) J2EE
12 86 (3.79%) RESTful
13 80 (3.52%) CSS
14 73 (3.21%) OAuth
15 69 (3.04%) ASP.NET
16 66 (2.90%) .NET Core
17 65 (2.86%) XML
18 62 (2.73%) Swagger
19 61 (2.68%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 297 (13.07%) Hedge funds
2 255 (11.22%) Fixed Income
3 245 (10.78%) Derivative
4 210 (9.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 147 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
6 143 (6.29%) Equities
7 113 (4.97%) Greenfield Project
8 68 (2.99%) SWIFT
9 61 (2.68%) User Experience
10 57 (2.51%) Mobile App
11 55 (2.42%) Market Risk
12 52 (2.29%) Data Centre
13 50 (2.20%) Public Cloud
14 46 (2.02%) Algorithms
15 45 (1.98%) Data Structures
16 44 (1.94%) Management Information System
17 35 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
18 32 (1.41%) Tandem
19 30 (1.32%) Mobile Banking
19 30 (1.32%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 174 (7.66%) Windows
2 168 (7.39%) Linux
3 133 (5.85%) Unix
4 74 (3.26%) Windows Server
5 48 (2.11%) Android
5 48 (2.11%) Apple iOS
6 33 (1.45%) Windows 10
7 31 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (0.88%) Windows Server 2016
10 11 (0.48%) Solaris
11 7 (0.31%) CentOS
11 7 (0.31%) SUSE
11 7 (0.31%) Ubuntu
12 6 (0.26%) AIX
12 6 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.22%) Debian
13 5 (0.22%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2019
15 2 (0.088%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 832 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
2 488 (21.48%) DevOps
3 410 (18.05%) Asset Management
4 390 (17.17%) Fintech
5 370 (16.29%) Software Engineering
6 321 (14.13%) Microservices
7 275 (12.10%) Investment Management
8 230 (10.12%) TDD
9 207 (9.11%) Scrum
10 202 (8.89%) Mentoring
11 180 (7.92%) Problem-Solving
12 162 (7.13%) Decision-Making
13 156 (6.87%) Analytics
13 156 (6.87%) Business Analysis
14 151 (6.65%) BDD
15 143 (6.29%) Test Automation
16 142 (6.25%) SDLC
17 125 (5.50%) OO
18 118 (5.19%) Computer Science
19 115 (5.06%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 841 (37.02%) Java
2 554 (24.38%) Python
3 516 (22.71%) SQL
4 426 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 302 (13.29%) C#
6 135 (5.94%) C++
7 131 (5.77%) Kotlin
8 102 (4.49%) PowerShell
9 93 (4.09%) Scala
10 71 (3.13%) TypeScript
11 54 (2.38%) Java 8
12 52 (2.29%) Bash Shell
13 50 (2.20%) R
14 49 (2.16%) Go
15 46 (2.02%) T-SQL
16 39 (1.72%) C
17 30 (1.32%) Perl
18 29 (1.28%) Shell Script
19 19 (0.84%) Apple Swift
20 18 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 184 (8.10%) Degree
2 58 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
4 35 (1.54%) Master's Degree
5 34 (1.50%) CCNP
5 34 (1.50%) Sun Certification
6 25 (1.10%) CISSP
7 20 (0.88%) AWS Certification
7 20 (0.88%) CCNA
8 18 (0.79%) ISTQB
9 16 (0.70%) CCIE
9 16 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
10 15 (0.66%) MCP
11 14 (0.62%) CISM
11 14 (0.62%) PhD
12 11 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (0.40%) CISA
15 8 (0.35%) ISEB
15 8 (0.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (3.30%) QA
2 26 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (1.10%) SEPA
4 22 (0.97%) Data Quality
5 21 (0.92%) SLA
6 20 (0.88%) COBIT
7 16 (0.70%) PMO
7 16 (0.70%) PSD2
8 15 (0.66%) EMIR
9 13 (0.57%) NIST
10 12 (0.53%) MiFID
10 12 (0.53%) PCI DSS
11 11 (0.48%) ISO 20022
12 9 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 8 (0.35%) GDPR
13 8 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 6 (0.26%) TARGET2
15 4 (0.18%) ISO 22301
16 3 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
16 3 (0.13%) ITGC
System Software
1 256 (11.27%) Docker
2 100 (4.40%) Active Directory
3 54 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (1.36%) vSphere
5 20 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (0.40%) XenApp
7 8 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (0.35%) XenDesktop
8 5 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.18%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.18%) OpenAM
10 3 (0.13%) Time Sharing Option
10 3 (0.13%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.13%) VMware NSX
11 2 (0.088%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.088%) Firmware
11 2 (0.088%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.088%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.044%) HDFS
12 1 (0.044%) zsh
Systems Management
1 265 (11.66%) Kubernetes
2 119 (5.24%) Terraform
3 86 (3.79%) Ansible
4 44 (1.94%) Puppet
4 44 (1.94%) SCCM
5 31 (1.36%) Istio
5 31 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (0.62%) PowerCLI
6 14 (0.62%) SCOM
7 13 (0.57%) FortiGate
8 11 (0.48%) CA Service Virtualization
9 10 (0.44%) Mesos
9 10 (0.44%) vRealize
10 9 (0.40%) Marathon
10 9 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
11 7 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
11 7 (0.31%) Prometheus
11 7 (0.31%) Tivoli
12 6 (0.26%) CSIRT
12 6 (0.26%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 223 (9.82%) Google
2 168 (7.39%) Microsoft
3 165 (7.26%) Oracle
4 92 (4.05%) Cisco
5 73 (3.21%) VMware
6 64 (2.82%) Bloomberg
7 38 (1.67%) CheckPoint
8 35 (1.54%) Tableau
9 33 (1.45%) IBM
9 33 (1.45%) SAP
10 30 (1.32%) Informatica
10 30 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
11 29 (1.28%) Red Hat
12 28 (1.23%) Citrix
13 27 (1.19%) Databricks
14 26 (1.14%) Splunk
15 24 (1.06%) Foundry
16 23 (1.01%) F5
16 23 (1.01%) Palo Alto
17 21 (0.92%) ServiceNow