Period
to 22 May 2018

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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England > London
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 15 21
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Banking 6,672 7,684 7,471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 9.68% 11.26% 9.07%
As % of the General category 19.60% 22.17% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4,681 6,131 5,987
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £102,500 £97,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 34,035 34,666 43,896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.38% 50.82% 53.32%
Number of salaries quoted 26,659 28,391 37,419
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £93,750 £88,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 22 May 2018.

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 22 May 2018. 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 -4 1,260 £72,500 +11.54% 187
South London +5 88 £57,500 -8.00% 19
East London -7 71 £70,000 - 35
West London -22 45 £47,500 -13.64% 46
North London +2 11 £80,000 +100.00% 1
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, 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 5,171 (77.50%) Finance
2 2,065 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
2 2,065 (30.95%) Investment Banking
3 2,029 (30.41%) Java
4 1,834 (27.49%) SQL
5 1,240 (18.59%) Problem-Solving
6 1,221 (18.30%) Degree
7 1,133 (16.98%) C#
8 1,043 (15.63%) .NET
9 986 (14.78%) JavaScript
10 963 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
11 866 (12.98%) Financial Institution
12 865 (12.96%) Risk Management
13 862 (12.92%) Big Data
14 846 (12.68%) Linux
15 833 (12.49%) Investment Management
16 808 (12.11%) Front Office
17 801 (12.01%) Python
18 778 (11.66%) Low Latency
19 767 (11.50%) Windows
19 767 (11.50%) SQL Server
20 764 (11.45%) Computer Science
21 685 (10.27%) HTML
22 673 (10.09%) TDD
23 671 (10.06%) Oracle
24 670 (10.04%) Unix
25 669 (10.03%) Fintech
26 647 (9.70%) AngularJS
27 645 (9.67%) Scrum
28 641 (9.61%) Analytics

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
1 181 (2.71%) Apache Spark
2 159 (2.38%) Tomcat
3 131 (1.96%) Apache
4 121 (1.81%) Confluence
5 105 (1.57%) SharePoint
6 103 (1.54%) IIS
7 101 (1.51%) Ethereum
8 86 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
9 81 (1.21%) SAS
10 63 (0.94%) WebSphere
11 62 (0.93%) Cloud Foundry
12 58 (0.87%) MS Exchange
12 58 (0.87%) Mule
13 52 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
14 42 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 42 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
15 41 (0.61%) CMS
16 37 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 34 (0.51%) JBoss
18 33 (0.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 211 (3.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 173 (2.59%) Microsoft Office
3 53 (0.79%) MS Visio
4 47 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 25 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
6 10 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.075%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.060%) Chatbot
8 4 (0.060%) SPSS
9 3 (0.045%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.045%) S-PLUS
10 2 (0.030%) FreeHand
10 2 (0.030%) PrintSoft PReS
11 1 (0.015%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.015%) InVision
11 1 (0.015%) Mingle
11 1 (0.015%) UXPin
11 1 (0.015%) Weka
Business Applications
1 90 (1.35%) Distributed Ledger
2 44 (0.66%) thinkFolio
3 39 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
4 28 (0.42%) Temenos T24
5 18 (0.27%) Markit EDM
6 16 (0.24%) Summit
7 15 (0.22%) WebTrends
8 14 (0.21%) Eikon
9 13 (0.19%) SimCorp Dimension
10 12 (0.18%) Actimize
10 12 (0.18%) Front Arena
11 11 (0.16%) FLEXCUBE
12 10 (0.15%) ION MarketView
13 9 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 9 (0.13%) SAP CO
13 9 (0.13%) SAP FI
13 9 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
14 8 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
14 8 (0.12%) IntelliMatch
14 8 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 524 (7.85%) Amazon AWS
2 361 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 224 (3.36%) GitHub
4 147 (2.20%) SaaS
5 129 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
6 124 (1.86%) Office 365
7 84 (1.26%) PaaS
8 74 (1.11%) IaaS
9 70 (1.05%) Slack
10 68 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
11 66 (0.99%) Amazon S3
12 44 (0.66%) npm
13 35 (0.52%) Trello
14 33 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
15 27 (0.40%) Serverless
16 26 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
17 25 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
18 20 (0.30%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
19 19 (0.28%) Salesforce Service Cloud
20 17 (0.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 139 (2.08%) Firewall
2 127 (1.90%) WAN
3 122 (1.83%) LAN
4 86 (1.29%) DNS
5 80 (1.20%) TCP/IP
6 75 (1.12%) Internet
7 72 (1.08%) Wireless
8 66 (0.99%) DHCP
9 61 (0.91%) HTTP
10 55 (0.82%) Network Security
11 53 (0.79%) FIX Connectivity
12 50 (0.75%) BGP
13 48 (0.72%) MPLS
14 47 (0.70%) Cisco Nexus
15 45 (0.67%) OSPF
15 45 (0.67%) Unified Communications
16 37 (0.55%) VPN
17 30 (0.45%) Cisco ASA
18 29 (0.43%) Cisco IOS
19 28 (0.42%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 862 (12.92%) Big Data
2 767 (11.50%) SQL Server
3 536 (8.03%) Blockchain
4 404 (6.06%) NoSQL
5 319 (4.78%) Relational Database
6 233 (3.49%) MongoDB
7 227 (3.40%) MySQL
8 187 (2.80%) Hadoop
9 173 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 166 (2.49%) PostgreSQL
11 164 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
12 157 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 148 (2.22%) Oracle Database
14 135 (2.02%) Redis
15 112 (1.68%) DB2
15 112 (1.68%) RDBMS
16 89 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
17 79 (1.18%) Data Lake
18 70 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
19 52 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 447 (6.70%) Git (software)
2 356 (5.34%) Jenkins
3 295 (4.42%) JIRA
4 275 (4.12%) Maven
5 184 (2.76%) Selenium
6 156 (2.34%) JUnit
7 145 (2.17%) TeamCity
8 138 (2.07%) Cucumber
9 134 (2.01%) NUnit
10 133 (1.99%) Subversion
11 100 (1.50%) Rhino Mocks
12 96 (1.44%) Octopus Deploy
13 93 (1.39%) Mocha
14 84 (1.26%) Moq
15 80 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 78 (1.17%) Visual Studio Team System
17 74 (1.11%) MSBuild
18 70 (1.05%) SonarQube
19 62 (0.93%) Gradle
20 61 (0.91%) Babel
General
1 5,171 (77.50%) Finance
2 2,065 (30.95%) Investment Banking
3 866 (12.98%) Financial Institution
4 808 (12.11%) Front Office
5 384 (5.76%) Telecoms
6 351 (5.26%) Retail
7 267 (4.00%) Back Office
8 264 (3.96%) Retail Banking
9 244 (3.66%) Legal
10 172 (2.58%) Marketing
11 131 (1.96%) Advertising
12 102 (1.53%) Corporate Banking
13 90 (1.35%) German Language
14 88 (1.32%) Law
15 78 (1.17%) French Language
16 75 (1.12%) Games
17 73 (1.09%) Private Banking
18 69 (1.03%) Italian Language
19 60 (0.90%) Manufacturing
20 39 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2,334 (34.98%) Developer
2 899 (13.47%) Analyst
3 752 (11.27%) Java Developer
4 551 (8.26%) C# Developer
5 422 (6.32%) Senior Developer
6 398 (5.97%) .NET Developer
7 389 (5.83%) Consultant
8 384 (5.76%) Architect
9 373 (5.59%) Business Analyst
10 303 (4.54%) C# .NET Developer
11 287 (4.30%) Banking Analyst
12 270 (4.05%) Applications Support
13 232 (3.48%) Project Manager
14 205 (3.07%) SQL Developer
15 192 (2.88%) Software Engineer
16 191 (2.86%) Junior
17 165 (2.47%) Solutions Architect
18 153 (2.29%) ASP.NET Developer
19 152 (2.28%) JavaScript Developer
19 152 (2.28%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,043 (15.63%) .NET
2 685 (10.27%) HTML
3 647 (9.70%) AngularJS
4 500 (7.49%) CSS
5 480 (7.19%) Spring
6 434 (6.50%) ASP.NET
7 432 (6.47%) HTML5
8 413 (6.19%) Node.js
9 390 (5.85%) React
10 382 (5.73%) RESTful
11 375 (5.62%) Web Services
12 352 (5.28%) REST
13 314 (4.71%) WPF
14 278 (4.17%) WCF
15 277 (4.15%) .NET Framework
16 259 (3.88%) XML
17 246 (3.69%) ASP.NET MVC
18 226 (3.39%) jQuery
19 195 (2.92%) FIX Protocol
19 195 (2.92%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 963 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
2 764 (11.45%) Computer Science
3 669 (10.03%) Fintech
4 551 (8.26%) Cyberthreat
5 538 (8.06%) Equities
6 520 (7.79%) Fixed Income
7 428 (6.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 428 (6.41%) Greenfield Project
8 399 (5.98%) Derivative
9 322 (4.83%) Hedge funds
10 231 (3.46%) Data Centre
11 229 (3.43%) Algorithms
12 225 (3.37%) Mobile App
13 224 (3.36%) Self-Motivation
14 220 (3.30%) Management Information System
15 195 (2.92%) Data Structures
16 185 (2.77%) User Experience
17 163 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
18 113 (1.69%) Virtual Team
19 100 (1.50%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 846 (12.68%) Linux
2 767 (11.50%) Windows
3 670 (10.04%) Unix
4 189 (2.83%) Windows Server
5 119 (1.78%) Windows 7
6 99 (1.48%) Windows 10
7 82 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 73 (1.09%) Solaris
9 68 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
10 67 (1.00%) Android
11 64 (0.96%) Apple iOS
12 53 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
13 51 (0.76%) VMS
14 33 (0.49%) AIX
14 33 (0.49%) Ubuntu
15 26 (0.39%) HPUX
16 17 (0.25%) CentOS
17 15 (0.22%) Debian
18 13 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
19 11 (0.16%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,065 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
2 1,240 (18.59%) Problem-Solving
3 865 (12.96%) Risk Management
4 833 (12.49%) Investment Management
5 778 (11.66%) Low Latency
6 673 (10.09%) TDD
7 645 (9.67%) Scrum
8 641 (9.61%) Analytics
9 603 (9.04%) OO
10 588 (8.81%) Project Management
11 573 (8.59%) Strategic Thinking
11 573 (8.59%) Test Automation
12 571 (8.56%) Innovative Thinking
13 568 (8.51%) DevOps
14 531 (7.96%) Change Management
15 502 (7.52%) Stakeholder Management
16 496 (7.43%) Continuous Integration
17 489 (7.33%) SDLC
18 464 (6.95%) Software Engineering
19 441 (6.61%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 2,029 (30.41%) Java
2 1,834 (27.49%) SQL
3 1,133 (16.98%) C#
4 986 (14.78%) JavaScript
5 801 (12.01%) Python
6 524 (7.85%) C++
7 314 (4.71%) PowerShell
8 301 (4.51%) Java 8
9 278 (4.17%) Perl
10 261 (3.91%) Bash Shell
11 243 (3.64%) Scala
12 186 (2.79%) Shell Script
13 174 (2.61%) Ruby
14 166 (2.49%) C
15 154 (2.31%) T-SQL
16 153 (2.29%) ES6
17 152 (2.28%) VBA
18 140 (2.10%) PL/SQL
19 100 (1.50%) PHP
20 95 (1.42%) R
Qualifications
1 1,221 (18.30%) Degree
2 320 (4.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 134 (2.01%) Cisco Certification
4 126 (1.89%) Master's Degree
5 111 (1.66%) CISSP
6 89 (1.33%) CISM
7 74 (1.11%) CCNP
8 73 (1.09%) CISA
9 70 (1.05%) CCNA
10 69 (1.03%) CCIE
11 68 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
12 64 (0.96%) PhD
13 54 (0.81%) MCSE
14 52 (0.78%) PMI Certification
15 45 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 39 (0.58%) PMP
17 36 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
18 35 (0.52%) GIAC
19 31 (0.46%) CCIE Data Center
20 29 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 370 (5.55%) QA
2 112 (1.68%) MiFID
3 107 (1.60%) Data Quality
4 100 (1.50%) GDPR
5 97 (1.45%) SLA
6 70 (1.05%) PMO
7 67 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 51 (0.76%) PSD2
9 39 (0.58%) SEPA
10 26 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 24 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
12 23 (0.34%) COBIT
13 20 (0.30%) EMIR
14 19 (0.28%) ISO 9001
15 17 (0.25%) IFRS
16 16 (0.24%) IFRS 9
17 15 (0.22%) FATCA
17 15 (0.22%) PCI DSS
18 13 (0.19%) Solvency II
19 10 (0.15%) WAI
System Software
1 319 (4.78%) Docker
2 183 (2.74%) Active Directory
3 79 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 68 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
5 29 (0.43%) Hyper-V
6 27 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
7 22 (0.33%) XenApp
8 20 (0.30%) vSphere
9 15 (0.22%) HDFS
10 14 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
11 10 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
12 8 (0.12%) XenDesktop
13 7 (0.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 5 (0.075%) Apache Flume
14 5 (0.075%) VMware NSX
14 5 (0.075%) VMware Workstation
15 4 (0.060%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 4 (0.060%) iptables
15 4 (0.060%) Oracle RAC
16 3 (0.045%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 222 (3.33%) Ansible
2 158 (2.37%) Puppet
3 154 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
4 152 (2.28%) Kubernetes
5 78 (1.17%) SCCM
6 56 (0.84%) Terraform
7 47 (0.70%) Docker Swarm
8 26 (0.39%) ITRS Geneos
9 24 (0.36%) Control-M
10 22 (0.33%) Nagios
11 19 (0.28%) Automic
11 19 (0.28%) Kibana
12 16 (0.24%) Packer
13 15 (0.22%) Icinga
14 13 (0.19%) CFEngine
15 12 (0.18%) Salt
16 11 (0.16%) WSUS
17 9 (0.13%) SCOM
17 9 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
18 7 (0.10%) Nessus
Vendors
1 671 (10.06%) Oracle
2 605 (9.07%) Microsoft
3 249 (3.73%) Sybase
4 190 (2.85%) Bloomberg
5 186 (2.79%) Cisco
6 136 (2.04%) IBM
7 131 (1.96%) VMware
8 125 (1.87%) Splunk
9 114 (1.71%) Citrix
10 113 (1.69%) Reuters
11 101 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
11 101 (1.51%) Tableau
12 86 (1.29%) F5
13 82 (1.23%) Red Hat
14 78 (1.17%) Google
15 71 (1.06%) AppDynamics
16 67 (1.00%) Adobe
17 66 (0.99%) Fidessa
18 58 (0.87%) SAP
19 57 (0.85%) CheckPoint