Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England > London
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 16 17
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Banking 7,791 7,829 8,791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.23% 11.25% 10.27%
As % of the General category 21.84% 21.78% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5,075 6,587 6,904
London median annual salary £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.15% - +4.00%
10th Percentile £39,850 £37,000 £37,825
90th Percentile £106,250 £102,500 £98,750
England median annual salary £63,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +0.80% +4.17% +2.56%

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 35,665 35,952 46,771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 51.43% 51.66% 54.61%
Number of salaries quoted 27,893 30,289 39,278
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 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £88,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% -

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 February 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 18 February 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 -3 1,408 £70,000 +3.70% 202
East London -7 84 £70,000 - 37
West London -52 57 £48,750 -2.50% 46
South London -41 52 £55,000 -4.35% 27
North London +7 8 £50,000 -14.89% 6
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 6,143 (78.85%) Finance
2 3,005 (38.57%) Investment Banking
3 2,518 (32.32%) Agile Software Development
4 2,154 (27.65%) Java
5 1,813 (23.27%) SQL
6 1,682 (21.59%) Asset Management
7 1,623 (20.83%) Retail Banking
8 1,557 (19.98%) Wealth Management
9 1,174 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
10 1,116 (14.32%) Degree
11 1,089 (13.98%) C#
12 1,026 (13.17%) .NET
13 958 (12.30%) Windows
14 955 (12.26%) Front Office
15 918 (11.78%) Linux
16 915 (11.74%) Unix
17 911 (11.69%) SQL Server
18 892 (11.45%) Oracle
19 874 (11.22%) Scrum
20 843 (10.82%) Project Management
21 826 (10.60%) JavaScript
22 807 (10.36%) SDLC
23 714 (9.16%) Microsoft
24 690 (8.86%) Computer Science
25 689 (8.84%) Fintech
26 675 (8.66%) DevOps
27 657 (8.43%) Python
28 648 (8.32%) Equities
29 642 (8.24%) TDD
30 637 (8.18%) Continuous Integration

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
1 198 (2.54%) SharePoint
2 167 (2.14%) IIS
3 160 (2.05%) Tomcat
4 154 (1.98%) Apache
5 128 (1.64%) SAS
6 125 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
7 123 (1.58%) Apache Spark
8 121 (1.55%) Confluence
9 95 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
10 86 (1.10%) WebSphere
11 85 (1.09%) CMS
12 83 (1.07%) Skype for Business
13 81 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
14 62 (0.80%) MS Exchange
15 47 (0.60%) Ethereum
16 39 (0.50%) WebLogic
17 36 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 31 (0.40%) JBoss
19 24 (0.31%) Cloud Foundry
19 24 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 264 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 165 (2.12%) Microsoft Office
3 89 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 57 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 55 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
6 18 (0.23%) InVision
7 17 (0.22%) Photoshop
8 8 (0.10%) SPSS
9 7 (0.090%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.064%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (0.064%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (0.039%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.026%) OmniGraffle
12 2 (0.026%) UXPin
13 1 (0.013%) FreeHand
13 1 (0.013%) InDesign
13 1 (0.013%) Weka
Business Applications
1 70 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 65 (0.83%) Distributed Ledger
3 36 (0.46%) ION MarketView
4 34 (0.44%) Temenos T24
5 31 (0.40%) Actimize
5 31 (0.40%) WebTrends
6 26 (0.33%) Eikon
7 19 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
8 17 (0.22%) SAP CO
8 17 (0.22%) SAP FI
8 17 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
9 15 (0.19%) FLEXCUBE
10 14 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
11 12 (0.15%) Markit EDM
12 9 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
13 8 (0.10%) Eloqua
14 7 (0.090%) SAP BPC
14 7 (0.090%) Summit
14 7 (0.090%) Temenos Globus
15 6 (0.077%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 436 (5.60%) Amazon AWS
2 293 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 144 (1.85%) GitHub
4 143 (1.84%) Office 365
5 100 (1.28%) SaaS
6 55 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
7 54 (0.69%) IaaS
8 49 (0.63%) PaaS
9 44 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
10 39 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
11 37 (0.47%) npm
12 34 (0.44%) OneDrive
13 32 (0.41%) Google Analytics
14 31 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
14 31 (0.40%) Slack
15 29 (0.37%) Adobe Analytics
16 28 (0.36%) Amazon S3
17 26 (0.33%) Heroku
18 24 (0.31%) Trello
19 21 (0.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 180 (2.31%) Firewall
2 117 (1.50%) TCP/IP
3 105 (1.35%) DNS
4 102 (1.31%) Wireless
5 94 (1.21%) Unified Communications
6 91 (1.17%) HTTP
6 91 (1.17%) Network Security
6 91 (1.17%) WAN
7 88 (1.13%) OSPF
8 85 (1.09%) BGP
9 84 (1.08%) Internet
10 80 (1.03%) DHCP
11 75 (0.96%) MPLS
12 69 (0.89%) Cisco Nexus
13 65 (0.83%) Cisco IOS
14 64 (0.82%) Skype
15 61 (0.78%) EIGRP
16 55 (0.71%) LAN
17 54 (0.69%) IPsec
18 53 (0.68%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 911 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 455 (5.84%) Blockchain
3 396 (5.08%) Big Data
4 288 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 254 (3.26%) NoSQL
6 209 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
7 193 (2.48%) MongoDB
7 193 (2.48%) Oracle Database
8 180 (2.31%) Hadoop
9 169 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 161 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 149 (1.91%) MySQL
12 124 (1.59%) RDBMS
13 115 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
14 107 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
15 102 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
16 89 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
17 77 (0.99%) Redis
18 70 (0.90%) KDB
19 66 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 391 (5.02%) Git (software)
2 369 (4.74%) JIRA
3 339 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 299 (3.84%) TeamCity
5 273 (3.50%) Maven
6 200 (2.57%) Subversion
7 177 (2.27%) Selenium
8 176 (2.26%) Octopus Deploy
9 155 (1.99%) Cucumber
10 153 (1.96%) NUnit
11 150 (1.93%) MSBuild
12 147 (1.89%) JUnit
13 139 (1.78%) Rhino Mocks
14 128 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 123 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
16 107 (1.37%) Moq
17 84 (1.08%) Hudson
18 80 (1.03%) MSTest
19 77 (0.99%) Gradle
20 62 (0.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 6,143 (78.85%) Finance
2 3,005 (38.57%) Investment Banking
3 1,623 (20.83%) Retail Banking
4 955 (12.26%) Front Office
5 464 (5.96%) Financial Institution
6 378 (4.85%) Retail
7 303 (3.89%) Telecoms
8 253 (3.25%) Legal
9 247 (3.17%) Marketing
10 245 (3.14%) Back Office
11 121 (1.55%) Corporate Banking
12 117 (1.50%) Private Banking
13 99 (1.27%) Advertising
14 97 (1.25%) Law
15 76 (0.98%) French Language
16 63 (0.81%) German Language
17 56 (0.72%) International Banking
18 50 (0.64%) Manufacturing
19 44 (0.56%) Games
20 36 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2,438 (31.29%) Developer
2 1,330 (17.07%) Analyst
3 897 (11.51%) Java Developer
4 634 (8.14%) Business Analyst
5 551 (7.07%) C# Developer
6 521 (6.69%) Senior Developer
7 448 (5.75%) .NET Developer
8 442 (5.67%) Banking Analyst
9 393 (5.04%) Architect
9 393 (5.04%) Consultant
10 341 (4.38%) C# .NET Developer
11 261 (3.35%) Support Analyst
12 255 (3.27%) Applications Support
13 242 (3.11%) Project Manager
14 231 (2.96%) Senior Java Developer
15 220 (2.82%) Financial Analyst
16 212 (2.72%) SQL Developer
17 207 (2.66%) Software Engineer
18 197 (2.53%) IT Manager
19 190 (2.44%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,026 (13.17%) .NET
2 592 (7.60%) HTML
3 496 (6.37%) AngularJS
4 457 (5.87%) CSS
5 448 (5.75%) Spring
6 428 (5.49%) ASP.NET
7 368 (4.72%) REST
8 365 (4.68%) Web Services
9 359 (4.61%) HTML5
10 339 (4.35%) RESTful
11 296 (3.80%) WPF
12 292 (3.75%) Node.js
13 284 (3.65%) WCF
14 275 (3.53%) ASP.NET MVC
15 237 (3.04%) XML
16 236 (3.03%) .NET Framework
17 225 (2.89%) React
18 204 (2.62%) FIX Protocol
19 198 (2.54%) J2EE
20 180 (2.31%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1,174 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
2 690 (8.86%) Computer Science
3 689 (8.84%) Fintech
4 648 (8.32%) Equities
5 590 (7.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 492 (6.31%) Fixed Income
7 484 (6.21%) Derivative
8 474 (6.08%) Greenfield Project
9 245 (3.14%) Management Information System
10 236 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
10 236 (3.03%) User Experience
11 220 (2.82%) Data Centre
12 198 (2.54%) Algorithms
13 192 (2.46%) Mobile App
14 187 (2.40%) Hedge funds
15 179 (2.30%) Data Structures
16 149 (1.91%) Online Banking
17 148 (1.90%) Credit Risk
18 143 (1.84%) Client/Server
19 115 (1.48%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 958 (12.30%) Windows
2 918 (11.78%) Linux
3 915 (11.74%) Unix
4 346 (4.44%) Windows Server
5 143 (1.84%) Windows 10
6 141 (1.81%) Windows 7
7 126 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 124 (1.59%) Apple iOS
9 123 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 108 (1.39%) Android
11 102 (1.31%) Solaris
12 91 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
13 39 (0.50%) CentOS
14 20 (0.26%) Mac OS X
14 20 (0.26%) Windows 8
15 18 (0.23%) VMS
16 16 (0.21%) Debian
16 16 (0.21%) Ubuntu
17 15 (0.19%) SUSE
18 10 (0.13%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,518 (32.32%) Agile Software Development
2 1,682 (21.59%) Asset Management
3 1,557 (19.98%) Wealth Management
4 874 (11.22%) Scrum
5 843 (10.82%) Project Management
6 807 (10.36%) SDLC
7 675 (8.66%) DevOps
8 642 (8.24%) TDD
9 637 (8.18%) Continuous Integration
10 636 (8.16%) Analytics
11 616 (7.91%) Change Management
12 580 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
13 552 (7.09%) OO
14 549 (7.05%) Risk Management
15 545 (7.00%) Software Engineering
16 530 (6.80%) Test Automation
17 515 (6.61%) Business Analysis
18 494 (6.34%) Multithreading
19 441 (5.66%) MVC
20 409 (5.25%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 2,154 (27.65%) Java
2 1,813 (23.27%) SQL
3 1,089 (13.98%) C#
4 826 (10.60%) JavaScript
5 657 (8.43%) Python
6 449 (5.76%) C++
7 428 (5.49%) PowerShell
8 276 (3.54%) Perl
9 230 (2.95%) Shell Script
10 226 (2.90%) Bash Shell
11 202 (2.59%) PL/SQL
12 162 (2.08%) T-SQL
13 159 (2.04%) R
14 156 (2.00%) Scala
15 134 (1.72%) Ruby
16 133 (1.71%) C
17 116 (1.49%) PHP
18 114 (1.46%) VBA
19 89 (1.14%) ES6
20 73 (0.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1,116 (14.32%) Degree
2 316 (4.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 196 (2.52%) CISSP
4 151 (1.94%) CISM
5 138 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
6 105 (1.35%) CCNP
7 103 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
8 101 (1.30%) CISA
9 93 (1.19%) CCIE
10 92 (1.18%) Master's Degree
11 88 (1.13%) MCSE
12 78 (1.00%) PMI Certification
13 73 (0.94%) PhD
14 65 (0.83%) GIAC
15 59 (0.76%) PMP
16 54 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 53 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
18 51 (0.65%) CCVP
19 49 (0.63%) CCNA
20 46 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 483 (6.20%) QA
2 140 (1.80%) Data Quality
3 137 (1.76%) MiFID
4 136 (1.75%) GDPR
5 104 (1.33%) SLA
6 90 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 75 (0.96%) PMO
8 52 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 52 (0.67%) SEPA
9 48 (0.62%) PSD2
10 40 (0.51%) EMIR
11 39 (0.50%) ISO 9001
12 38 (0.49%) IFRS
13 34 (0.44%) COBIT
14 32 (0.41%) IFRS 9
15 31 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
16 28 (0.36%) Basel III
17 22 (0.28%) PCI DSS
18 20 (0.26%) FATCA
19 17 (0.22%) WAI
System Software
1 272 (3.49%) Active Directory
2 258 (3.31%) Docker
3 133 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 73 (0.94%) XenApp
5 67 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
6 57 (0.73%) XenDesktop
7 54 (0.69%) Hyper-V
8 46 (0.59%) vSphere
9 36 (0.46%) XenServer
10 30 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
10 30 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
11 17 (0.22%) HDFS
11 17 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
12 10 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 9 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 7 (0.090%) Apache Flume
15 4 (0.051%) Firmware
15 4 (0.051%) iptables
15 4 (0.051%) VMware NSX
16 3 (0.039%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 245 (3.14%) Ansible
2 244 (3.13%) Puppet
3 218 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
4 109 (1.40%) SCCM
5 73 (0.94%) Kubernetes
6 57 (0.73%) Terraform
7 52 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
8 50 (0.64%) Nagios
9 49 (0.63%) Cisco UCCX
10 47 (0.60%) Cisco UCCE
11 43 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
12 31 (0.40%) Nessus
13 25 (0.32%) Control-M
14 24 (0.31%) Icinga
15 22 (0.28%) Docker Swarm
16 19 (0.24%) Packer
17 18 (0.23%) AirWatch
18 17 (0.22%) CFEngine
18 17 (0.22%) ITRS Geneos
18 17 (0.22%) PowerBroker
Vendors
1 892 (11.45%) Oracle
2 714 (9.16%) Microsoft
3 215 (2.76%) VMware
4 203 (2.61%) Bloomberg
5 200 (2.57%) Sybase
6 194 (2.49%) Cisco
7 179 (2.30%) Citrix
8 157 (2.02%) Tableau
9 126 (1.62%) Reuters
10 117 (1.50%) Red Hat
11 114 (1.46%) Google
11 114 (1.46%) IBM
12 99 (1.27%) Murex
13 97 (1.25%) SAP
14 95 (1.22%) Splunk
15 94 (1.21%) ION Trading
16 88 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
17 71 (0.91%) Adobe
18 65 (0.83%) FactSet
19 62 (0.80%) Palo Alto