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

Banking
England > London
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 6 19
Rank change year-on-year -14 +13 -3
Permanent jobs citing Banking 7,105 12,856 7,466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 10.39% 17.16% 9.45%
As % of the General category 20.98% 31.80% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5,024 5,883 6,132
London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £102,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

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 33,862 40,433 41,686
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.51% 53.98% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 26,365 28,300 35,831
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £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 September 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 September 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 -6 1,179 £72,500 +7.41% 210
East London 0 106 £67,500 -3.57% 27
South London +20 80 £49,500 -29.29% 13
West London +42 71 £50,000 - 60
North London +13 18 £80,000 +100.00% 4
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 5,410 (76.14%) Finance
2 2,331 (32.81%) Investment Banking
3 2,191 (30.84%) Java
4 2,103 (29.60%) SQL
5 2,038 (28.68%) Agile Software Development
6 1,487 (20.93%) Problem-Solving
7 1,231 (17.33%) Degree
8 1,145 (16.12%) C#
9 1,142 (16.07%) Big Data
10 1,134 (15.96%) JavaScript
11 1,129 (15.89%) Investment Management
12 1,121 (15.78%) Analytical Skills
13 1,090 (15.34%) Financial Institution
14 1,059 (14.90%) .NET
15 1,037 (14.60%) Risk Management
16 1,028 (14.47%) Low Latency
17 985 (13.86%) Python
18 921 (12.96%) Linux
19 896 (12.61%) Windows
20 867 (12.20%) SQL Server
21 835 (11.75%) Strategic Thinking
22 830 (11.68%) Innovative Thinking
23 828 (11.65%) Front Office
24 827 (11.64%) Cyberthreat
25 783 (11.02%) Computer Science
26 739 (10.40%) AngularJS
27 727 (10.23%) Oracle
28 715 (10.06%) TDD
29 708 (9.96%) Microsoft
30 705 (9.92%) HTML

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
1 206 (2.90%) Apache Spark
2 162 (2.28%) Apache
3 139 (1.96%) Tomcat
4 124 (1.75%) Confluence
5 114 (1.60%) IIS
6 113 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
7 98 (1.38%) MS Exchange
8 94 (1.32%) SAS
9 84 (1.18%) Ethereum
10 67 (0.94%) SharePoint
11 63 (0.89%) Cloud Foundry
12 56 (0.79%) WebSphere
13 46 (0.65%) CMS
14 43 (0.61%) JBoss
15 39 (0.55%) Mule
16 38 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 30 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 25 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
19 24 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
20 23 (0.32%) Drupal
Applications
1 229 (3.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 204 (2.87%) Microsoft Office
3 72 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 44 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 27 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
6 24 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 12 (0.17%) SPSS
8 8 (0.11%) Chatbot
9 5 (0.070%) Photoshop
10 4 (0.056%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.042%) GNU Octave
12 2 (0.028%) InVision
12 2 (0.028%) PrintSoft PReS
13 1 (0.014%) Adobe Premiere
13 1 (0.014%) Autodesk Flame
13 1 (0.014%) FreeHand
13 1 (0.014%) Mingle
13 1 (0.014%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 86 (1.21%) thinkFolio
2 38 (0.53%) Markit EDM
3 37 (0.52%) Distributed Ledger
4 32 (0.45%) Front Arena
5 25 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
6 22 (0.31%) SimCorp Dimension
7 19 (0.27%) Temenos T24
8 17 (0.24%) Actimize
9 11 (0.15%) ION MarketView
9 11 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
9 11 (0.15%) Summit
10 10 (0.14%) LatentZero
10 10 (0.14%) SAP CO
10 10 (0.14%) SAP FI
10 10 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
10 10 (0.14%) SAP MM
11 8 (0.11%) SAP ERP
11 8 (0.11%) SunGard GMI
12 6 (0.084%) SDL Web 8
12 6 (0.084%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 603 (8.49%) Amazon AWS
2 499 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 192 (2.70%) Office 365
4 177 (2.49%) GitHub
5 169 (2.38%) SaaS
6 119 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
7 78 (1.10%) Amazon S3
8 77 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
9 70 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
10 60 (0.84%) PaaS
11 42 (0.59%) npm
12 40 (0.56%) IaaS
13 33 (0.46%) Slack
14 27 (0.38%) Serverless
15 20 (0.28%) Yarn
16 17 (0.24%) CloudFront
17 16 (0.23%) OpenShift
18 14 (0.20%) Amazon Kinesis
18 14 (0.20%) Salesforce Service Cloud
19 13 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 201 (2.83%) Firewall
2 178 (2.51%) LAN
3 174 (2.45%) WAN
4 135 (1.90%) TCP/IP
5 87 (1.22%) DNS
5 87 (1.22%) Internet
6 73 (1.03%) Wireless
7 69 (0.97%) HTTP
8 64 (0.90%) BGP
8 64 (0.90%) DHCP
9 61 (0.86%) MPLS
10 59 (0.83%) OSPF
11 58 (0.82%) Cisco Nexus
12 54 (0.76%) FIX Connectivity
13 51 (0.72%) Network Security
14 48 (0.68%) SNMP
15 47 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
15 47 (0.66%) VPN
16 46 (0.65%) Multicast
17 44 (0.62%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,142 (16.07%) Big Data
2 867 (12.20%) SQL Server
3 475 (6.69%) Relational Database
4 413 (5.81%) NoSQL
5 320 (4.50%) MongoDB
6 268 (3.77%) Blockchain
7 266 (3.74%) Hadoop
8 254 (3.57%) MySQL
9 226 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
10 222 (3.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 174 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 166 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
13 135 (1.90%) DB2
14 134 (1.89%) RDBMS
15 132 (1.86%) Redis
16 114 (1.60%) SQL Server 2016
17 95 (1.34%) Oracle Database
18 89 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
19 81 (1.14%) Data Lake
20 75 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 435 (6.12%) Git (software)
2 327 (4.60%) Jenkins
3 274 (3.86%) Maven
4 266 (3.74%) JIRA
5 195 (2.74%) Selenium
6 154 (2.17%) JUnit
7 136 (1.91%) TeamCity
8 134 (1.89%) Cucumber
9 119 (1.67%) Subversion
10 99 (1.39%) Mocha
11 78 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
12 73 (1.03%) NUnit
13 66 (0.93%) Visual Studio
14 64 (0.90%) Gradle
15 61 (0.86%) Eclipse
16 58 (0.82%) Jasmine
17 56 (0.79%) Visual Studio Team System
18 51 (0.72%) Sonatype Nexus
19 49 (0.69%) JMeter
19 49 (0.69%) WebDriver
General
1 5,410 (76.14%) Finance
2 2,331 (32.81%) Investment Banking
3 1,090 (15.34%) Financial Institution
4 828 (11.65%) Front Office
5 355 (5.00%) Telecoms
6 317 (4.46%) Retail
7 306 (4.31%) Back Office
8 233 (3.28%) Retail Banking
9 199 (2.80%) Marketing
10 183 (2.58%) Legal
11 150 (2.11%) Corporate Banking
12 123 (1.73%) Private Banking
13 122 (1.72%) Advertising
14 110 (1.55%) Games
15 99 (1.39%) Law
16 88 (1.24%) German Language
17 83 (1.17%) French Language
18 81 (1.14%) Italian Language
19 38 (0.53%) Spanish Language
20 37 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2,411 (33.93%) Developer
2 1,028 (14.47%) Analyst
3 698 (9.82%) Java Developer
4 448 (6.31%) C# Developer
5 434 (6.11%) Senior Developer
6 379 (5.33%) Architect
7 378 (5.32%) Business Analyst
8 360 (5.07%) .NET Developer
9 342 (4.81%) Consultant
10 341 (4.80%) Banking Analyst
11 313 (4.41%) Applications Support
12 281 (3.95%) Project Manager
13 253 (3.56%) SQL Developer
14 225 (3.17%) C# .NET Developer
15 215 (3.03%) Support Analyst
16 210 (2.96%) Junior
17 177 (2.49%) Support Engineer
18 155 (2.18%) Software Engineer
19 149 (2.10%) Applications Support Analyst
20 145 (2.04%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,059 (14.90%) .NET
2 739 (10.40%) AngularJS
3 705 (9.92%) HTML
4 501 (7.05%) CSS
5 471 (6.63%) Spring
6 445 (6.26%) Web Services
7 420 (5.91%) React
8 415 (5.84%) RESTful
9 382 (5.38%) REST
10 375 (5.28%) ASP.NET
11 372 (5.24%) Node.js
12 361 (5.08%) HTML5
13 262 (3.69%) Kafka
14 257 (3.62%) XML
15 247 (3.48%) .NET Framework
16 218 (3.07%) JSON
17 210 (2.96%) ASP.NET Web API
18 199 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC
18 199 (2.80%) WPF
19 195 (2.74%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1,121 (15.78%) Analytical Skills
2 827 (11.64%) Cyberthreat
3 783 (11.02%) Computer Science
4 610 (8.59%) Fintech
5 565 (7.95%) Fixed Income
6 539 (7.59%) Equities
7 459 (6.46%) Derivative
8 450 (6.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 393 (5.53%) Hedge funds
10 379 (5.33%) Greenfield Project
11 238 (3.35%) Algorithms
12 222 (3.12%) User Experience
13 214 (3.01%) Self-Motivation
14 203 (2.86%) Data Centre
15 197 (2.77%) Data Structures
15 197 (2.77%) Management Information System
16 183 (2.58%) Mobile App
17 163 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
18 127 (1.79%) Credit Risk
19 122 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 921 (12.96%) Linux
2 896 (12.61%) Windows
3 655 (9.22%) Unix
4 235 (3.31%) Windows Server
5 114 (1.60%) Windows 7
6 100 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 94 (1.32%) Windows 10
8 90 (1.27%) Solaris
9 87 (1.22%) Apple iOS
10 80 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 59 (0.83%) Android
12 58 (0.82%) VMS
12 58 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
13 46 (0.65%) AIX
14 40 (0.56%) HPUX
15 39 (0.55%) CentOS
16 34 (0.48%) Mac OS X
16 34 (0.48%) Ubuntu
17 22 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
18 14 (0.20%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,038 (28.68%) Agile Software Development
2 1,487 (20.93%) Problem-Solving
3 1,129 (15.89%) Investment Management
4 1,037 (14.60%) Risk Management
5 1,028 (14.47%) Low Latency
6 835 (11.75%) Strategic Thinking
7 830 (11.68%) Innovative Thinking
8 715 (10.06%) TDD
9 681 (9.58%) Analytics
10 624 (8.78%) Test Automation
11 608 (8.56%) DevOps
12 607 (8.54%) Project Management
13 593 (8.35%) OO
14 586 (8.25%) Scrum
15 575 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management
16 515 (7.25%) SDLC
17 512 (7.21%) Asset Management
18 499 (7.02%) Microservices
19 476 (6.70%) Software Engineering
20 410 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2,191 (30.84%) Java
2 2,103 (29.60%) SQL
3 1,145 (16.12%) C#
4 1,134 (15.96%) JavaScript
5 985 (13.86%) Python
6 603 (8.49%) C++
7 319 (4.49%) PowerShell
8 301 (4.24%) Perl
9 295 (4.15%) Scala
10 288 (4.05%) Java 8
11 214 (3.01%) Bash Shell
12 211 (2.97%) C
13 201 (2.83%) Ruby
14 187 (2.63%) T-SQL
15 165 (2.32%) VBA
16 163 (2.29%) Shell Script
17 161 (2.27%) PL/SQL
18 146 (2.05%) ES6
19 139 (1.96%) R
20 102 (1.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1,231 (17.33%) Degree
2 341 (4.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 168 (2.36%) CISSP
4 150 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
5 125 (1.76%) Master's Degree
6 110 (1.55%) CCNP
7 78 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 74 (1.04%) CCIE
8 74 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 70 (0.99%) PhD
10 67 (0.94%) CISM
11 66 (0.93%) CompTIA Security+
12 65 (0.91%) CCNA
13 62 (0.87%) CISMP
14 59 (0.83%) MCSE
15 55 (0.77%) PMI Certification
16 46 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
17 45 (0.63%) CISA
17 45 (0.63%) GIAC
18 43 (0.61%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 375 (5.28%) QA
2 120 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 105 (1.48%) SLA
4 104 (1.46%) Data Quality
5 89 (1.25%) MiFID
6 86 (1.21%) GDPR
7 79 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 68 (0.96%) PMO
9 56 (0.79%) SEPA
10 36 (0.51%) IFRS
11 35 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
12 32 (0.45%) PSD2
13 29 (0.41%) Solvency II
14 25 (0.35%) COBIT
14 25 (0.35%) IFRS 9
15 22 (0.31%) FATCA
15 22 (0.31%) PCI DSS
16 21 (0.30%) EMIR
17 13 (0.18%) ISO 20022
18 11 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 306 (4.31%) Docker
2 274 (3.86%) Active Directory
3 125 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 114 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
5 52 (0.73%) vSphere
6 31 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
7 29 (0.41%) HDFS
8 24 (0.34%) Hyper-V
9 23 (0.32%) XenApp
10 21 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
11 18 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
12 16 (0.23%) XenDesktop
13 15 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
13 15 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
14 13 (0.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 12 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 9 (0.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 6 (0.084%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 5 (0.070%) VMware Workstation
19 4 (0.056%) Xen
Systems Management
1 209 (2.94%) Ansible
2 206 (2.90%) Kubernetes
3 128 (1.80%) SCCM
4 117 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
5 115 (1.62%) Puppet
6 67 (0.94%) Control-M
7 65 (0.91%) Terraform
8 54 (0.76%) Docker Swarm
9 36 (0.51%) WSUS
10 32 (0.45%) Nagios
11 29 (0.41%) SCOM
12 24 (0.34%) ITRS Geneos
13 19 (0.27%) Grafana
13 19 (0.27%) IBM BigFix
14 18 (0.25%) Salt
15 17 (0.24%) Kibana
16 16 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
17 14 (0.20%) CFEngine
17 14 (0.20%) Mesos
18 12 (0.17%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 727 (10.23%) Oracle
2 708 (9.96%) Microsoft
3 269 (3.79%) Sybase
4 215 (3.03%) Cisco
5 175 (2.46%) VMware
6 162 (2.28%) Citrix
7 145 (2.04%) IBM
8 132 (1.86%) Splunk
9 129 (1.82%) Bloomberg
10 110 (1.55%) Red Hat
11 104 (1.46%) Reuters
12 98 (1.38%) Google
13 95 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
14 90 (1.27%) F5
14 90 (1.27%) SAP
14 90 (1.27%) Tableau
15 78 (1.10%) AppDynamics
16 75 (1.06%) Calypso
17 64 (0.90%) CheckPoint
18 61 (0.86%) Charles River