Period
to 27 May 2019

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 27 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England > London
6 months to
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 20 16
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Banking 5,702 6,834 7,770
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 9.81% 9.86% 11.28%
As % of the General category 20.67% 19.94% 22.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4,560 4,705 6,132
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% +2.36%
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £107,500 £102,500
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +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 27,582 34,281 35,037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.46% 49.45% 50.89%
Number of salaries quoted 21,673 26,677 28,623
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £96,250 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 27 May 2019.

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 27 May 2019. 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 -10 955 £70,000 -3.45% 131
West London +30 50 £65,000 +36.84% 18
South London -21 50 £70,000 +21.74% 2
East London +3 43 £70,000 - 21
North London +4 2 - - 1
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2019, 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 3,893 (68.27%) Finance
2 1,986 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
3 1,550 (27.18%) Java
4 1,542 (27.04%) SQL
5 934 (16.38%) C#
6 925 (16.22%) Degree
7 883 (15.49%) Fintech
8 878 (15.40%) Investment Banking
9 847 (14.85%) .NET
10 839 (14.71%) Software Engineering
11 797 (13.98%) Python
12 758 (13.29%) Oracle
13 698 (12.24%) Front Office
14 681 (11.94%) JavaScript
14 681 (11.94%) Asset Management
15 655 (11.49%) Scrum
16 640 (11.22%) SQL Server
17 584 (10.24%) Computer Science
18 583 (10.22%) Windows
19 568 (9.96%) Fixed Income
20 557 (9.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 555 (9.73%) Equities
22 554 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
23 547 (9.59%) Microsoft
24 542 (9.51%) Linux
25 539 (9.45%) DevOps
26 518 (9.08%) Analytical Skills
27 514 (9.01%) QA
28 507 (8.89%) Problem-Solving
29 496 (8.70%) Derivative

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
1 176 (3.09%) Oracle Workflow
2 155 (2.72%) Apache Spark
3 112 (1.96%) WebSphere
4 111 (1.95%) Apache
5 103 (1.81%) Confluence
6 83 (1.46%) Tomcat
7 71 (1.25%) MS Exchange
8 69 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
9 62 (1.09%) SharePoint
10 51 (0.89%) JBoss
11 47 (0.82%) WebLogic
12 44 (0.77%) IIS
13 40 (0.70%) SAS
14 38 (0.67%) Skype for Business
15 37 (0.65%) CMS
16 36 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 31 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
18 20 (0.35%) Apache Pig
19 18 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
19 18 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 173 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
2 156 (2.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 72 (1.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 23 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 19 (0.33%) Sketch
6 15 (0.26%) InVision
7 14 (0.25%) Photoshop
8 13 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
8 13 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
9 10 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.070%) Chatbot
10 4 (0.070%) Flinto
10 4 (0.070%) Zeplin
11 3 (0.053%) SPSS
12 2 (0.035%) Figma
13 1 (0.018%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.018%) EngageOne
13 1 (0.018%) Marvel
13 1 (0.018%) Stata
Business Applications
1 171 (3.00%) thinkFolio
2 129 (2.26%) Temenos T24
3 70 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 47 (0.82%) Markit EDM
5 45 (0.79%) Front Arena
6 33 (0.58%) Distributed Ledger
7 30 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 19 (0.33%) SAP CO
8 19 (0.33%) SAP FI
8 19 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
9 14 (0.25%) Magento
10 13 (0.23%) Eze OMS
10 13 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 13 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
11 11 (0.19%) Misys Midas
12 10 (0.18%) SAP ERP
13 7 (0.12%) Eikon
13 7 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
13 7 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
13 7 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 554 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
2 400 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 197 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 149 (2.61%) Office 365
5 135 (2.37%) SaaS
6 75 (1.32%) PaaS
7 57 (1.00%) GitHub
8 43 (0.75%) IaaS
9 38 (0.67%) Apigee
10 35 (0.61%) Power Platform
10 35 (0.61%) Serverless
11 26 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
12 23 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
13 21 (0.37%) Azure Stack
14 20 (0.35%) IBM Cloud
15 18 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
16 15 (0.26%) OpenShift
17 14 (0.25%) Amazon S3
18 12 (0.21%) AWS Lambda
19 11 (0.19%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 161 (2.82%) Firewall
2 115 (2.02%) TCP/IP
3 99 (1.74%) DNS
4 81 (1.42%) Internet
4 81 (1.42%) WAN
5 77 (1.35%) LAN
6 66 (1.16%) SAN
7 58 (1.02%) HTTP
8 55 (0.96%) BGP
9 51 (0.89%) Cisco Nexus
9 51 (0.89%) FIX Connectivity
10 47 (0.82%) EIGRP
11 46 (0.81%) DHCP
12 45 (0.79%) VPN
13 42 (0.74%) MPLS
14 37 (0.65%) Skype
15 32 (0.56%) IPsec
16 31 (0.54%) Network Security
17 30 (0.53%) VoIP
18 28 (0.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 640 (11.22%) SQL Server
2 264 (4.63%) Big Data
3 213 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
4 192 (3.37%) NoSQL
5 189 (3.31%) Relational Database
6 187 (3.28%) Hadoop
7 151 (2.65%) MySQL
8 131 (2.30%) Oracle Database
9 122 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 120 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 94 (1.65%) Blockchain
12 92 (1.61%) SQL Server 2016
13 79 (1.39%) MongoDB
14 70 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
14 70 (1.23%) Apache Hive
14 70 (1.23%) Impala
15 63 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
16 58 (1.02%) RDBMS
17 54 (0.95%) Data Mining
18 50 (0.88%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 345 (6.05%) Git (software)
2 276 (4.84%) JIRA
3 251 (4.40%) Jenkins
4 163 (2.86%) Maven
5 114 (2.00%) Selenium
6 102 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 97 (1.70%) Cucumber
8 88 (1.54%) TeamCity
9 62 (1.09%) JUnit
10 57 (1.00%) Bitbucket
11 52 (0.91%) Visual Studio
12 49 (0.86%) Subversion
13 46 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 41 (0.72%) Ant
15 39 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
16 35 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
17 34 (0.60%) Gradle
18 32 (0.56%) Hudson
19 30 (0.53%) SoapUI
20 28 (0.49%) Eclipse
General
1 3,893 (68.27%) Finance
2 878 (15.40%) Investment Banking
3 698 (12.24%) Front Office
4 361 (6.33%) Retail
5 269 (4.72%) Financial Institution
6 238 (4.17%) Back Office
7 221 (3.88%) Retail Banking
8 207 (3.63%) Games
8 207 (3.63%) Marketing
9 188 (3.30%) Telecoms
10 121 (2.12%) German Language
11 96 (1.68%) Legal
12 93 (1.63%) Private Banking
13 89 (1.56%) French Language
14 64 (1.12%) Law
15 60 (1.05%) Advertising
16 57 (1.00%) Manufacturing
17 52 (0.91%) Italian Language
17 52 (0.91%) Spanish Language
18 37 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1,735 (30.43%) Developer
2 883 (15.49%) Analyst
3 566 (9.93%) Java Developer
4 430 (7.54%) Business Analyst
5 387 (6.79%) C# Developer
6 383 (6.72%) Consultant
7 370 (6.49%) .NET Developer
8 347 (6.09%) Architect
9 327 (5.73%) Senior Developer
10 271 (4.75%) Project Manager
11 267 (4.68%) Applications Support
12 246 (4.31%) C# .NET Developer
13 212 (3.72%) SQL Developer
14 198 (3.47%) Banking Analyst
15 179 (3.14%) Support Engineer
16 173 (3.03%) Support Analyst
17 135 (2.37%) DevOps Engineer
18 132 (2.31%) Software Engineer
19 121 (2.12%) Financial Analyst
20 118 (2.07%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 847 (14.85%) .NET
2 483 (8.47%) AngularJS
3 398 (6.98%) ASP.NET
4 337 (5.91%) HTML
5 318 (5.58%) React
6 304 (5.33%) XML
7 276 (4.84%) Spring
8 275 (4.82%) CSS
9 256 (4.49%) ASP.NET Web API
10 243 (4.26%) Web Services
11 235 (4.12%) REST
12 218 (3.82%) RESTful
13 212 (3.72%) .NET Framework
14 193 (3.38%) FIX Protocol
15 173 (3.03%) Node.js
16 170 (2.98%) Spring Boot
17 159 (2.79%) HTML5
18 157 (2.75%) WPF
19 148 (2.60%) Kafka
20 144 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 883 (15.49%) Fintech
2 568 (9.96%) Fixed Income
3 557 (9.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 555 (9.73%) Equities
5 518 (9.08%) Analytical Skills
6 496 (8.70%) Derivative
7 414 (7.26%) Hedge funds
8 312 (5.47%) Management Information System
9 306 (5.37%) Greenfield Project
10 196 (3.44%) User Experience
11 175 (3.07%) Mobile App
12 108 (1.89%) Online Banking
13 91 (1.60%) Credit Risk
14 88 (1.54%) SWIFT
15 85 (1.49%) Mobile Banking
16 77 (1.35%) Algorithms
17 74 (1.30%) Data Centre
18 70 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
19 67 (1.18%) Virtual Team
20 66 (1.16%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 583 (10.22%) Windows
2 542 (9.51%) Linux
3 298 (5.23%) Unix
4 219 (3.84%) Windows Server
5 155 (2.72%) Android
6 113 (1.98%) Apple iOS
6 113 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 86 (1.51%) Windows 10
8 83 (1.46%) Windows 7
9 41 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
10 31 (0.54%) CentOS
10 31 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
11 26 (0.46%) AIX
12 25 (0.44%) Solaris
13 24 (0.42%) Fedora
14 20 (0.35%) Ubuntu
15 19 (0.33%) SUSE
16 15 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
17 11 (0.19%) HPUX
17 11 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,986 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
2 839 (14.71%) Software Engineering
3 681 (11.94%) Asset Management
4 655 (11.49%) Scrum
5 584 (10.24%) Computer Science
6 539 (9.45%) DevOps
7 507 (8.89%) Problem-Solving
8 472 (8.28%) Wealth Management
9 443 (7.77%) TDD
10 441 (7.73%) Microservices
11 410 (7.19%) Information Security
12 398 (6.98%) Analytics
13 391 (6.86%) Continuous Integration
14 387 (6.79%) Investment Management
14 387 (6.79%) Test Automation
15 377 (6.61%) Change Management
16 366 (6.42%) Continuous Improvement
17 364 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
18 327 (5.73%) Business Analysis
19 312 (5.47%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1,550 (27.18%) Java
2 1,542 (27.04%) SQL
3 934 (16.38%) C#
4 797 (13.98%) Python
5 681 (11.94%) JavaScript
6 275 (4.82%) C++
7 214 (3.75%) PL/SQL
8 206 (3.61%) PowerShell
9 196 (3.44%) Perl
10 195 (3.42%) Scala
11 170 (2.98%) C
12 166 (2.91%) Java 8
13 155 (2.72%) Bash Shell
14 133 (2.33%) Ruby
15 124 (2.17%) T-SQL
16 117 (2.05%) R
17 107 (1.88%) Kotlin
18 106 (1.86%) ES6
19 89 (1.56%) VBA
20 81 (1.42%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 925 (16.22%) Degree
2 130 (2.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 126 (2.21%) CISSP
4 96 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
5 84 (1.47%) CISM
6 79 (1.39%) CISA
7 58 (1.02%) CCNP
8 57 (1.00%) CCNA
9 53 (0.93%) CCIE
10 49 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
11 48 (0.84%) PhD
12 40 (0.70%) SAFe Agilist
13 38 (0.67%) GIAC
14 31 (0.54%) MBA
15 30 (0.53%) MCSE
16 28 (0.49%) CEH
17 27 (0.47%) GISF
18 25 (0.44%) CRISC
19 24 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 22 (0.39%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 514 (9.01%) QA
2 80 (1.40%) Data Quality
3 79 (1.39%) GDPR
4 70 (1.23%) MiFID
5 67 (1.18%) SLA
6 53 (0.93%) SEPA
7 48 (0.84%) PSD2
8 35 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 34 (0.60%) PMO
10 33 (0.58%) IFRS
11 24 (0.42%) COBIT
11 24 (0.42%) Solvency II
12 21 (0.37%) PCI DSS
13 19 (0.33%) Basel III
13 19 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
13 19 (0.33%) ISO 20022
14 14 (0.25%) EMIR
15 13 (0.23%) IFRS 9
15 13 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 11 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 256 (4.49%) Docker
2 218 (3.82%) Active Directory
3 94 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 23 (0.40%) vSphere
6 21 (0.37%) Apache Flume
7 20 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
7 20 (0.35%) XenApp
8 18 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
9 15 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 14 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
11 12 (0.21%) GridGain
12 11 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
12 11 (0.19%) NFS
13 10 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
13 10 (0.18%) VMware NSX
14 8 (0.14%) HDFS
15 6 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 6 (0.11%) XenDesktop
16 5 (0.088%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 202 (3.54%) Ansible
2 183 (3.21%) Kubernetes
3 127 (2.23%) Terraform
4 124 (2.17%) SCCM
5 99 (1.74%) Puppet
6 96 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
7 54 (0.95%) Nagios
8 43 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
9 38 (0.67%) Icinga
10 37 (0.65%) Nessus
10 37 (0.65%) Oozie
10 37 (0.65%) ZABBIX
11 31 (0.54%) SCOM
12 29 (0.51%) Control-M
13 23 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
14 22 (0.39%) Grafana
15 20 (0.35%) Hadoop YARN
16 15 (0.26%) HP ALM
17 14 (0.25%) AirWatch
17 14 (0.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 758 (13.29%) Oracle
2 547 (9.59%) Microsoft
3 165 (2.89%) Google
4 160 (2.81%) Cisco
5 144 (2.53%) Bloomberg
6 139 (2.44%) VMware
7 138 (2.42%) Charles River
8 122 (2.14%) Red Hat
9 118 (2.07%) Reuters
10 104 (1.82%) Splunk
11 101 (1.77%) Informatica
12 92 (1.61%) IBM
13 90 (1.58%) Citrix
14 89 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
15 87 (1.53%) SAP
16 81 (1.42%) Calypso
17 80 (1.40%) Tableau
18 73 (1.28%) Adobe
19 65 (1.14%) Juniper
20 59 (1.03%) SolarWinds