Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England > London
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 19 15
Rank change year-on-year +12 -4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Banking 11690 7373 9997
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 15.79% 9.12% 11.27%
As % of the General category 30.13% 17.41% 20.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5929 6001 7912
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £100,000 £96,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - -

Banking is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 38803 42340 48362
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 52.42% 52.35% 54.50%
Number of salaries quoted 28027 36334 39924
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +1.74% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,780 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% - -

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 0 1285 £65,000 - 130
East London +2 76 £70,000 -3.45% 18
South London -21 65 £67,500 +20.00% 9
West London -48 53 £55,000 -15.38% 5
North London +10 13 £40,000 +73.91%
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 9674 (82.75%) Finance
2 6569 (56.19%) Investment Banking
3 5145 (44.01%) Retail
4 4949 (42.34%) Asset Management
5 4791 (40.98%) Wealth Management
6 4746 (40.60%) Retail Banking
7 3529 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
8 3296 (28.20%) Java
9 2395 (20.49%) Analytical Skills
10 2274 (19.45%) SQL
11 1779 (15.22%) SDLC
12 1735 (14.84%) Front Office
13 1679 (14.36%) Degree
14 1627 (13.92%) C#
15 1596 (13.65%) Project Management
16 1542 (13.19%) Oracle
17 1500 (12.83%) .NET
18 1474 (12.61%) SQL Server
19 1394 (11.92%) Unix
20 1371 (11.73%) Linux
21 1263 (10.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 1259 (10.77%) Derivative
23 1208 (10.33%) Analytics
24 1190 (10.18%) Windows
25 1170 (10.01%) Scrum
26 1163 (9.95%) Business Analysis
27 1099 (9.40%) Microsoft
28 1087 (9.30%) Multithreading
29 1029 (8.80%) JavaScript
30 974 (8.33%) Equities

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
1 404 (3.46%) Tomcat
2 294 (2.51%) Apache
3 286 (2.45%) SharePoint
4 265 (2.27%) MS Exchange
5 182 (1.56%) JBoss
6 176 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2010
7 165 (1.41%) Skype for Business
8 161 (1.38%) SAS
9 159 (1.36%) WebSphere
10 143 (1.22%) Apache Spark
11 131 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
12 110 (0.94%) IIS
13 104 (0.89%) Confluence
14 83 (0.71%) CMS
15 78 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
16 69 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
17 67 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
18 65 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 57 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
20 53 (0.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 519 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 345 (2.95%) Microsoft Office
3 180 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 97 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 74 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
6 68 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
6 68 (0.58%) Photoshop
7 31 (0.27%) InVision
8 12 (0.10%) SPSS
9 7 (0.060%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 7 (0.060%) Campfire
10 5 (0.043%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.026%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (0.026%) InDesign
11 3 (0.026%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (0.026%) UXPin
12 2 (0.017%) LaTeX
13 1 (0.009%) Chatbot
13 1 (0.009%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 118 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 98 (0.84%) Actimize
3 73 (0.62%) Temenos T24
4 63 (0.54%) ION MarketView
5 34 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
6 33 (0.28%) Markit EDM
7 30 (0.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 27 (0.23%) RMDS
9 18 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
10 17 (0.15%) WebTrends
11 16 (0.14%) Misys Equation
12 12 (0.10%) SAP FI
12 12 (0.10%) Temenos Globus
12 12 (0.10%) Workday HCM
13 11 (0.094%) Endur
14 10 (0.086%) Eikon
14 10 (0.086%) SAP CO
14 10 (0.086%) SAP FI/CO
15 8 (0.068%) Oracle Cash Management
15 8 (0.068%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 319 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
2 232 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 196 (1.68%) GitHub
4 125 (1.07%) IaaS
4 125 (1.07%) SaaS
5 91 (0.78%) Office 365
6 52 (0.44%) PaaS
7 28 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
8 27 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
9 18 (0.15%) OpenShift
10 17 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
11 15 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
12 14 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
13 13 (0.11%) IBM Cloud
14 12 (0.10%) Dynamics 365
14 12 (0.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 10 (0.086%) CloudFront
16 9 (0.077%) Akamai
17 8 (0.068%) Bluemix
17 8 (0.068%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 315 (2.69%) Firewall
2 164 (1.40%) TCP/IP
3 148 (1.27%) Skype
4 142 (1.21%) Internet
5 111 (0.95%) DNS
6 103 (0.88%) HTTP
7 91 (0.78%) VoIP
8 87 (0.74%) Wireless
9 86 (0.74%) WAN
10 83 (0.71%) Intranet
11 79 (0.68%) Network Security
12 71 (0.61%) LAN
12 71 (0.61%) SAN
13 68 (0.58%) VPN
14 67 (0.57%) Cisco Nexus
15 66 (0.56%) OSPF
16 64 (0.55%) BGP
16 64 (0.55%) EIGRP
17 59 (0.50%) SSL
18 54 (0.46%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1474 (12.61%) SQL Server
2 430 (3.68%) Relational Database
3 393 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
4 377 (3.22%) Big Data
5 294 (2.51%) Hadoop
6 280 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 259 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 242 (2.07%) Apache Cassandra
9 230 (1.97%) NoSQL
10 223 (1.91%) Oracle Database
11 198 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
12 185 (1.58%) RDBMS
13 175 (1.50%) Blockchain
14 158 (1.35%) MongoDB
15 152 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
16 151 (1.29%) MySQL
17 129 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
18 127 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
19 110 (0.94%) Neo4j
20 107 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 612 (5.24%) JIRA
2 513 (4.39%) TeamCity
3 433 (3.70%) Maven
4 358 (3.06%) Subversion
5 326 (2.79%) Git (software)
6 271 (2.32%) JUnit
7 270 (2.31%) Jenkins
8 148 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
9 144 (1.23%) Selenium
10 137 (1.17%) Visual Studio
11 135 (1.15%) Hudson
12 122 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
13 117 (1.00%) NUnit
14 116 (0.99%) Sonatype Nexus
15 112 (0.96%) Rhino Mocks
16 106 (0.91%) Cucumber
17 100 (0.86%) MSBuild
18 96 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 87 (0.74%) MSTest
20 85 (0.73%) Moq
General
1 9674 (82.75%) Finance
2 6569 (56.19%) Investment Banking
3 5145 (44.01%) Retail
4 4746 (40.60%) Retail Banking
5 1735 (14.84%) Front Office
6 603 (5.16%) Financial Institution
7 428 (3.66%) Legal
8 408 (3.49%) Back Office
9 372 (3.18%) Marketing
10 236 (2.02%) Telecoms
11 171 (1.46%) Private Banking
12 163 (1.39%) Corporate Banking
13 101 (0.86%) German Language
14 76 (0.65%) Publishing
15 70 (0.60%) International Banking
16 68 (0.58%) Manufacturing
17 55 (0.47%) Advertising
17 55 (0.47%) French Language
17 55 (0.47%) Law
18 46 (0.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3381 (28.92%) Developer
2 2167 (18.54%) Analyst
3 1353 (11.57%) Java Developer
4 1184 (10.13%) Business Analyst
5 761 (6.51%) Senior Developer
6 707 (6.05%) C# Developer
7 586 (5.01%) Architect
8 517 (4.42%) Software Engineer
9 503 (4.30%) Banking Analyst
10 494 (4.23%) .NET Developer
11 446 (3.82%) Consultant
12 399 (3.41%) Senior Java Developer
13 390 (3.34%) Project Manager
14 367 (3.14%) C# .NET Developer
15 353 (3.02%) Financial Analyst
16 344 (2.94%) IT Analyst
16 344 (2.94%) Support Analyst
17 292 (2.50%) Senior Analyst
18 269 (2.30%) SQL Developer
19 261 (2.23%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1500 (12.83%) .NET
2 628 (5.37%) HTML
3 533 (4.56%) AngularJS
4 530 (4.53%) Spring
5 528 (4.52%) XML
6 457 (3.91%) ASP.NET
7 442 (3.78%) REST
8 410 (3.51%) CSS
9 387 (3.31%) Web Services
10 352 (3.01%) FIX Protocol
11 344 (2.94%) RESTful
12 323 (2.76%) WPF
13 322 (2.75%) HTML5
14 306 (2.62%) WCF
15 265 (2.27%) .NET Framework
16 251 (2.15%) Middleware
17 249 (2.13%) SOAP
18 246 (2.10%) Hibernate
19 240 (2.05%) ASP.NET MVC
20 223 (1.91%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2395 (20.49%) Analytical Skills
2 1263 (10.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1259 (10.77%) Derivative
4 974 (8.33%) Equities
5 861 (7.37%) Fixed Income
6 773 (6.61%) Computer Science
7 607 (5.19%) User Experience
8 602 (5.15%) Fintech
9 543 (4.64%) Management Information System
10 494 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
11 472 (4.04%) Greenfield Project
12 411 (3.52%) Equity Derivative
13 407 (3.48%) Credit Risk
14 337 (2.88%) Reference Data
15 237 (2.03%) Algorithms
16 198 (1.69%) Data Structures
17 197 (1.69%) Data Centre
18 195 (1.67%) Online Banking
19 193 (1.65%) Hedge funds
20 192 (1.64%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1394 (11.92%) Unix
2 1371 (11.73%) Linux
3 1190 (10.18%) Windows
4 409 (3.50%) Windows Server
5 259 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 224 (1.92%) Apple iOS
7 199 (1.70%) Android
8 182 (1.56%) Solaris
9 171 (1.46%) Windows 7
10 107 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 96 (0.82%) Mac OS X
12 48 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
13 46 (0.39%) Windows 10
14 31 (0.27%) CentOS
15 24 (0.21%) Ubuntu
16 23 (0.20%) AIX
17 14 (0.12%) Windows 8
18 11 (0.094%) Fedora
19 8 (0.068%) Windows NT
19 8 (0.068%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4949 (42.34%) Asset Management
2 4791 (40.98%) Wealth Management
3 3529 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
4 1779 (15.22%) SDLC
5 1596 (13.65%) Project Management
6 1208 (10.33%) Analytics
7 1170 (10.01%) Scrum
8 1163 (9.95%) Business Analysis
9 1087 (9.30%) Multithreading
10 918 (7.85%) OO
11 885 (7.57%) Risk Management
12 823 (7.04%) Software Engineering
13 819 (7.01%) Change Management
14 793 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
15 788 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
16 787 (6.73%) Low Latency
17 781 (6.68%) Test Automation
18 736 (6.30%) TDD
19 720 (6.16%) DevOps
20 668 (5.71%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3296 (28.20%) Java
2 2274 (19.45%) SQL
3 1627 (13.92%) C#
4 1029 (8.80%) JavaScript
5 868 (7.43%) Python
6 590 (5.05%) C++
7 410 (3.51%) PowerShell
8 385 (3.29%) Perl
9 357 (3.05%) Shell Script
10 341 (2.92%) R
11 311 (2.66%) PL/SQL
12 271 (2.32%) T-SQL
13 248 (2.12%) C
14 218 (1.86%) Bash Shell
15 207 (1.77%) Scala
16 146 (1.25%) VBA
17 112 (0.96%) Ruby
18 80 (0.68%) PHP
19 73 (0.62%) MATLAB
20 69 (0.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1679 (14.36%) Degree
2 396 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 228 (1.95%) CISSP
4 183 (1.57%) CISM
5 179 (1.53%) Master's Degree
6 160 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
7 136 (1.16%) CCNP
7 136 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 131 (1.12%) CISA
9 122 (1.04%) MCSE
10 92 (0.79%) CCIE
11 91 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
12 85 (0.73%) CCA
13 77 (0.66%) PhD
14 72 (0.62%) ISEB
15 70 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
16 69 (0.59%) GIAC
17 68 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
18 62 (0.53%) CCVP
19 61 (0.52%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 870 (7.44%) QA
2 239 (2.04%) MiFID
3 203 (1.74%) PMO
4 108 (0.92%) Basel III
4 108 (0.92%) SLA
5 92 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 87 (0.74%) EMIR
7 83 (0.71%) Dodd-Frank
8 76 (0.65%) Data Quality
9 68 (0.58%) SEPA
10 53 (0.45%) PCI DSS
11 44 (0.38%) GDPR
11 44 (0.38%) ISO 20022
12 43 (0.37%) ISO 9001
13 41 (0.35%) COBIT
14 35 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 33 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 24 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
17 16 (0.14%) IFRS
18 11 (0.094%) FATCA
System Software
1 412 (3.52%) Active Directory
2 126 (1.08%) Docker
3 120 (1.03%) XenApp
4 110 (0.94%) XenDesktop
5 105 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
6 45 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
7 24 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
8 22 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
9 20 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 20 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
10 18 (0.15%) Hyper-V
10 18 (0.15%) XenServer
11 17 (0.15%) Postfix
12 12 (0.10%) HDFS
13 11 (0.094%) Microsoft App-V
13 11 (0.094%) vSphere
14 7 (0.060%) Cronacle
14 7 (0.060%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 7 (0.060%) NFS
15 6 (0.051%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 204 (1.75%) SCCM
2 203 (1.74%) Puppet
3 174 (1.49%) Ansible
4 162 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
5 90 (0.77%) AirWatch
6 71 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
7 63 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
8 61 (0.52%) Nessus
9 60 (0.51%) Nagios
9 60 (0.51%) PowerBroker
10 56 (0.48%) Cisco UCCX
11 54 (0.46%) Cisco UCCE
12 50 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
13 48 (0.41%) Control-M
14 40 (0.34%) Opsview
15 32 (0.27%) Kubernetes
16 27 (0.23%) WSUS
17 22 (0.19%) Core Impact
17 22 (0.19%) QRadar
17 22 (0.19%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 1542 (13.19%) Oracle
2 1099 (9.40%) Microsoft
3 424 (3.63%) Murex
4 341 (2.92%) Sybase
5 327 (2.80%) VMware
6 262 (2.24%) Red Hat
7 257 (2.20%) Cisco
8 244 (2.09%) Citrix
9 227 (1.94%) Tableau
10 216 (1.85%) Splunk
11 192 (1.64%) ION Trading
12 185 (1.58%) SAP
13 172 (1.47%) IBM
14 157 (1.34%) McAfee
15 140 (1.20%) Bloomberg
15 140 (1.20%) ServiceNow
16 138 (1.18%) TIBCO
17 134 (1.15%) Palo Alto
18 133 (1.14%) Apple
19 117 (1.00%) Cognizant