Period
to 17 October 2017

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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England > London
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 19 16
Rank change year-on-year +13 -3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Banking 12898 7485 9995
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.35% 9.68% 11.29%
As % of the General category 32.30% 18.62% 20.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5825 6150 7884
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% -0.40%
10th Percentile £38,000 £38,750 £38,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £103,750 £97,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -

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 39934 40194 48446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 53.71% 51.99% 54.74%
Number of salaries quoted 27822 34453 40073
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% -

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Banking in London

Banking
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Banking in London

Banking
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in London over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

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 17 October 2017. 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 -1 1258 £67,500 - 123
East London +1 85 £70,000 - 10
South London -23 59 £68,750 +14.58% 16
West London -55 55 £50,000 -16.67% 8
North London +12 13 £40,000 +73.91% 1
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT jobs citing 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 London region with a requirement for Banking.

1 10943 (84.84%) Finance
2 7746 (60.06%) Investment Banking
3 6499 (50.39%) Retail
4 6273 (48.64%) Asset Management
5 6113 (47.39%) Wealth Management
6 6090 (47.22%) Retail Banking
7 3978 (30.84%) Agile Software Development
8 3803 (29.49%) Java
9 2929 (22.71%) Analytical Skills
10 2458 (19.06%) SQL
11 2231 (17.30%) SDLC
12 1962 (15.21%) Front Office
13 1923 (14.91%) Project Management
14 1825 (14.15%) Degree
15 1810 (14.03%) Oracle
16 1702 (13.20%) Unix
17 1562 (12.11%) C#
18 1491 (11.56%) Linux
19 1463 (11.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 1444 (11.20%) .NET
21 1382 (10.71%) Derivative
22 1376 (10.67%) SQL Server
23 1355 (10.51%) Windows
24 1346 (10.44%) Scrum
25 1307 (10.13%) Business Analysis
26 1252 (9.71%) Analytics
27 1200 (9.30%) Microsoft
28 1160 (8.99%) Multithreading
29 1137 (8.82%) Equities
30 1071 (8.30%) JavaScript

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
1 452 (3.50%) Tomcat
2 337 (2.61%) Apache
3 318 (2.47%) SharePoint
4 272 (2.11%) MS Exchange
5 219 (1.70%) Skype for Business
6 202 (1.57%) SAS
7 195 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
8 182 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
9 159 (1.23%) WebSphere
10 155 (1.20%) JBoss
11 153 (1.19%) Apache Spark
12 147 (1.14%) IIS
13 134 (1.04%) Confluence
14 121 (0.94%) CMS
15 86 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
16 78 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
17 68 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
18 53 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 52 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
19 52 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 545 (4.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 347 (2.69%) Microsoft Office
3 200 (1.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 94 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 80 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
6 51 (0.40%) Photoshop
7 44 (0.34%) InVision
8 40 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
9 12 (0.093%) SPSS
10 9 (0.070%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 6 (0.047%) Adobe After Effects
12 5 (0.039%) Campfire
13 4 (0.031%) UXPin
14 3 (0.023%) OmniGraffle
15 2 (0.016%) LaTeX
15 2 (0.016%) Spreadsheet
16 1 (0.008%) Chatbot
16 1 (0.008%) GNU Octave
16 1 (0.008%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 107 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 94 (0.73%) Actimize
3 84 (0.65%) ION MarketView
4 82 (0.64%) Temenos T24
5 30 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
6 28 (0.22%) Markit EDM
6 28 (0.22%) RMDS
7 26 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
8 25 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 22 (0.17%) Eikon
10 18 (0.14%) SAP CO
10 18 (0.14%) SAP FI
10 18 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
10 18 (0.14%) Temenos Globus
11 15 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
12 12 (0.093%) Dynamics AX
12 12 (0.093%) Misys Equation
12 12 (0.093%) WebTrends
13 11 (0.085%) Summit
14 10 (0.078%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 369 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 278 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 219 (1.70%) GitHub
4 149 (1.16%) IaaS
5 126 (0.98%) SaaS
6 110 (0.85%) Office 365
7 66 (0.51%) PaaS
8 31 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
8 31 (0.24%) npm
9 28 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
10 21 (0.16%) OpenShift
11 19 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
12 18 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
12 18 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
13 17 (0.13%) CloudFront
14 15 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
15 14 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 13 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 13 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
17 12 (0.093%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 343 (2.66%) Firewall
2 193 (1.50%) Skype
2 193 (1.50%) TCP/IP
3 128 (0.99%) DNS
4 126 (0.98%) HTTP
5 120 (0.93%) Internet
6 110 (0.85%) Wireless
7 109 (0.85%) BGP
7 109 (0.85%) OSPF
8 103 (0.80%) WAN
9 96 (0.74%) MPLS
9 96 (0.74%) Network Security
10 95 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
11 93 (0.72%) VoIP
12 92 (0.71%) EIGRP
13 83 (0.64%) SSL
14 79 (0.61%) VPN
15 78 (0.60%) LDAP
16 75 (0.58%) Intranet
16 75 (0.58%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1376 (10.67%) SQL Server
2 475 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
3 468 (3.63%) Relational Database
4 437 (3.39%) Big Data
5 312 (2.42%) Hadoop
6 286 (2.22%) Oracle Database
7 281 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 274 (2.12%) Blockchain
9 262 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
10 256 (1.98%) NoSQL
11 244 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 231 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
13 197 (1.53%) MongoDB
14 183 (1.42%) RDBMS
15 138 (1.07%) Neo4j
16 131 (1.02%) OLAP
17 126 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
18 124 (0.96%) MySQL
19 122 (0.95%) KDB
20 117 (0.91%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 697 (5.40%) JIRA
2 636 (4.93%) TeamCity
3 533 (4.13%) Maven
4 408 (3.16%) Subversion
5 405 (3.14%) Git (software)
6 355 (2.75%) Jenkins
7 319 (2.47%) JUnit
8 190 (1.47%) Selenium
9 182 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
10 178 (1.38%) Cucumber
11 163 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
12 161 (1.25%) Hudson
13 150 (1.16%) MSBuild
14 141 (1.09%) Visual Studio
15 128 (0.99%) Sonatype Nexus
16 125 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 121 (0.94%) NUnit
18 116 (0.90%) Rhino Mocks
19 103 (0.80%) Gradle
20 97 (0.75%) MSTest
General
1 10943 (84.84%) Finance
2 7746 (60.06%) Investment Banking
3 6499 (50.39%) Retail
4 6090 (47.22%) Retail Banking
5 1962 (15.21%) Front Office
6 621 (4.81%) Financial Institution
7 437 (3.39%) Legal
8 406 (3.15%) Marketing
9 398 (3.09%) Back Office
10 165 (1.28%) Private Banking
11 155 (1.20%) Telecoms
12 133 (1.03%) Corporate Banking
13 105 (0.81%) German Language
14 102 (0.79%) Publishing
15 86 (0.67%) International Banking
16 71 (0.55%) Law
17 66 (0.51%) French Language
18 62 (0.48%) Manufacturing
19 51 (0.40%) Advertising
20 39 (0.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 3542 (27.46%) Developer
2 2369 (18.37%) Analyst
3 1484 (11.51%) Java Developer
4 1394 (10.81%) Business Analyst
5 871 (6.75%) Senior Developer
6 618 (4.79%) C# Developer
7 607 (4.71%) Architect
8 600 (4.65%) Software Engineer
9 521 (4.04%) Banking Analyst
10 487 (3.78%) .NET Developer
11 456 (3.54%) Consultant
12 442 (3.43%) Senior Java Developer
13 417 (3.23%) IT Analyst
14 415 (3.22%) Project Manager
15 394 (3.05%) Support Analyst
16 379 (2.94%) Financial Analyst
17 368 (2.85%) C# .NET Developer
18 320 (2.48%) Senior Analyst
19 306 (2.37%) Technical Leader
20 298 (2.31%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1444 (11.20%) .NET
2 683 (5.30%) HTML
3 621 (4.81%) Spring
4 536 (4.16%) AngularJS
5 531 (4.12%) REST
6 479 (3.71%) XML
7 473 (3.67%) Web Services
8 467 (3.62%) CSS
9 458 (3.55%) ASP.NET
10 421 (3.26%) RESTful
11 394 (3.05%) FIX Protocol
12 346 (2.68%) HTML5
13 297 (2.30%) WPF
14 265 (2.05%) Hibernate
15 263 (2.04%) J2EE
16 260 (2.02%) WCF
17 259 (2.01%) ASP.NET MVC
18 243 (1.88%) SOAP
19 230 (1.78%) .NET Framework
20 224 (1.74%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2929 (22.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1463 (11.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1382 (10.71%) Derivative
4 1137 (8.82%) Equities
5 928 (7.19%) Computer Science
6 876 (6.79%) Fixed Income
7 674 (5.23%) User Experience
8 647 (5.02%) Fintech
9 584 (4.53%) Management Information System
10 556 (4.31%) Enterprise Software
11 499 (3.87%) Greenfield Project
12 445 (3.45%) Equity Derivative
13 427 (3.31%) Credit Risk
14 389 (3.02%) Reference Data
15 298 (2.31%) Algorithms
16 241 (1.87%) Data Structures
17 216 (1.67%) Data Centre
18 209 (1.62%) Online Banking
19 204 (1.58%) Market Risk
20 197 (1.53%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1702 (13.20%) Unix
2 1491 (11.56%) Linux
3 1355 (10.51%) Windows
4 463 (3.59%) Windows Server
5 267 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 222 (1.72%) Apple iOS
7 218 (1.69%) Solaris
8 201 (1.56%) Android
9 196 (1.52%) Windows 7
10 136 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 114 (0.88%) Mac OS X
12 91 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
13 89 (0.69%) Windows 10
14 51 (0.40%) CentOS
15 23 (0.18%) Ubuntu
16 16 (0.12%) Fedora
16 16 (0.12%) Windows 8
17 13 (0.10%) AIX
18 12 (0.093%) SUSE
19 10 (0.078%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6273 (48.64%) Asset Management
2 6113 (47.39%) Wealth Management
3 3978 (30.84%) Agile Software Development
4 2231 (17.30%) SDLC
5 1923 (14.91%) Project Management
6 1346 (10.44%) Scrum
7 1307 (10.13%) Business Analysis
8 1252 (9.71%) Analytics
9 1160 (8.99%) Multithreading
10 1017 (7.88%) Software Engineering
11 990 (7.68%) Continuous Integration
12 962 (7.46%) Risk Management
13 948 (7.35%) OO
14 907 (7.03%) Test Automation
15 902 (6.99%) DevOps
16 883 (6.85%) Change Management
16 883 (6.85%) Low Latency
17 811 (6.29%) TDD
18 786 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
19 753 (5.84%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3803 (29.49%) Java
2 2458 (19.06%) SQL
3 1562 (12.11%) C#
4 1071 (8.30%) JavaScript
5 880 (6.82%) Python
6 630 (4.88%) C++
7 497 (3.85%) PowerShell
8 449 (3.48%) Perl
9 444 (3.44%) Shell Script
10 404 (3.13%) R
11 402 (3.12%) PL/SQL
12 248 (1.92%) C
13 244 (1.89%) T-SQL
14 220 (1.71%) Bash Shell
15 198 (1.54%) Scala
16 132 (1.02%) VBA
17 105 (0.81%) Ruby
18 100 (0.78%) MATLAB
19 92 (0.71%) Groovy
20 89 (0.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1825 (14.15%) Degree
2 484 (3.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 260 (2.02%) CISSP
4 202 (1.57%) CISM
5 193 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 185 (1.43%) Master's Degree
7 176 (1.36%) MCSE
8 168 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
9 151 (1.17%) CCNP
10 130 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
11 111 (0.86%) CCIE
12 102 (0.79%) CCA
13 95 (0.74%) CISA
14 83 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
15 80 (0.62%) CCVP
16 79 (0.61%) PMI Certification
17 78 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 77 (0.60%) Numerate Degree
19 70 (0.54%) ISEB
20 62 (0.48%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1021 (7.92%) QA
2 229 (1.78%) MiFID
3 206 (1.60%) PMO
4 125 (0.97%) Basel III
5 124 (0.96%) SLA
6 121 (0.94%) Data Quality
7 104 (0.81%) EMIR
7 104 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 92 (0.71%) Dodd-Frank
9 85 (0.66%) GDPR
9 85 (0.66%) SEPA
10 65 (0.50%) PCI DSS
11 55 (0.43%) ISO 9001
12 54 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 44 (0.34%) ISO 20022
14 42 (0.33%) PSD2
15 41 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 39 (0.30%) IFRS
17 37 (0.29%) COBIT
18 31 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 489 (3.79%) Active Directory
2 189 (1.47%) Docker
3 172 (1.33%) XenApp
4 164 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 154 (1.19%) XenDesktop
6 57 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
7 54 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
8 44 (0.34%) Hyper-V
8 44 (0.34%) XenServer
9 43 (0.33%) vSphere
10 38 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
11 25 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
12 22 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 18 (0.14%) HDFS
14 17 (0.13%) Postfix
15 16 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
16 8 (0.062%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 7 (0.054%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 6 (0.047%) VMware Workstation
19 5 (0.039%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 239 (1.85%) Puppet
2 225 (1.74%) SCCM
3 209 (1.62%) Ansible
4 206 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
5 108 (0.84%) AirWatch
6 88 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
7 75 (0.58%) Nagios
8 73 (0.57%) Cisco UCCX
9 70 (0.54%) Cisco UCCE
9 70 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
10 68 (0.53%) PowerBroker
11 57 (0.44%) Nessus
12 49 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
13 44 (0.34%) Kubernetes
14 43 (0.33%) Terraform
15 40 (0.31%) Opsview
16 34 (0.26%) Control-M
17 29 (0.22%) WSUS
18 27 (0.21%) Icinga
19 25 (0.19%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 1810 (14.03%) Oracle
2 1200 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 493 (3.82%) Murex
4 410 (3.18%) Sybase
5 389 (3.02%) VMware
6 296 (2.29%) Citrix
7 273 (2.12%) Tableau
8 266 (2.06%) Red Hat
9 264 (2.05%) Cisco
10 243 (1.88%) ION Trading
11 214 (1.66%) Splunk
12 204 (1.58%) SAP
13 177 (1.37%) ServiceNow
14 166 (1.29%) McAfee
15 157 (1.22%) Bloomberg
16 153 (1.19%) Apple
17 151 (1.17%) IBM
18 140 (1.09%) Palo Alto
19 132 (1.02%) TIBCO
20 123 (0.95%) Reuters