Period
to 20 February 2020

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 20 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England > London
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 27 19 15
Rank change year-on-year -8 -4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Banking 4,225 6,438 7,901
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 8.31% 10.25% 11.22%
As % of the General category 17.00% 20.81% 21.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3,337 5,070 5,162
London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.32% +4.23%
10th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £39,025
90th Percentile £122,500 £105,000 £107,500
England median annual salary £72,500 £66,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +9.02% +6.40% -

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 24,856 30,941 36,945
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.86% 49.26% 52.46%
Number of salaries quoted 19,578 24,350 28,907
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £100,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +5.77% +4.00%

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 20 February 2020.

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 20 February 2020. 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 -6 833 £75,000 +7.14% 178
East London -6 34 £66,250 -11.67% 13
South London -21 24 £66,250 +10.42% 13
West London -15 19 £65,000 +18.18% 57
North London -6 7 £42,500 -48.48% 8
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, 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 2,832 (67.03%) Finance
2 1,642 (38.86%) Agile Software Development
3 1,374 (32.52%) Java
4 989 (23.41%) AWS
5 837 (19.81%) SQL
6 743 (17.59%) Investment Banking
7 739 (17.49%) C#
8 732 (17.33%) Python
9 714 (16.90%) JavaScript
10 690 (16.33%) Fintech
11 654 (15.48%) Software Engineering
12 636 (15.05%) Azure
13 594 (14.06%) DevOps
14 579 (13.70%) Front Office
15 543 (12.85%) Web Services
15 543 (12.85%) Asset Management
16 538 (12.73%) .NET
17 499 (11.81%) Microservices
18 464 (10.98%) SQL Server
19 450 (10.65%) TDD
20 446 (10.56%) Scrum
21 423 (10.01%) GCP
22 418 (9.89%) Fixed Income
23 388 (9.18%) Analytics
24 387 (9.16%) AngularJS
25 385 (9.11%) React
26 376 (8.90%) Linux
27 370 (8.76%) Windows
28 368 (8.71%) Hedge funds
29 366 (8.66%) 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
1 112 (2.65%) Confluence
2 91 (2.15%) Apache Spark
3 67 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
4 59 (1.40%) WebSphere
5 49 (1.16%) Tomcat
6 44 (1.04%) Apache
6 44 (1.04%) SAS
7 42 (0.99%) SharePoint
8 32 (0.76%) WebLogic
9 28 (0.66%) Mule
10 25 (0.59%) IIS
11 21 (0.50%) JBoss
12 18 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
13 14 (0.33%) Cloud Foundry
13 14 (0.33%) CMS
14 11 (0.26%) MS Exchange
14 11 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
15 10 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 9 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
16 9 (0.21%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 112 (2.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 105 (2.49%) Microsoft Office
3 34 (0.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 31 (0.73%) Sketch
5 21 (0.50%) InVision
6 19 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
7 12 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 11 (0.26%) MS Visio
9 6 (0.14%) Zeplin
10 5 (0.12%) SPSS
11 4 (0.095%) Photoshop
12 3 (0.071%) InfoPath
12 3 (0.071%) Spreadsheet
13 2 (0.047%) Adobe Captivate
13 2 (0.047%) Adobe Illustrator
13 2 (0.047%) Flinto
14 1 (0.024%) Adobe After Effects
14 1 (0.024%) Adobe Premiere
14 1 (0.024%) Chatbot
14 1 (0.024%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 113 (2.67%) FINCAD Analytics
2 21 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
3 20 (0.47%) Temenos T24
4 18 (0.43%) thinkFolio
5 14 (0.33%) Distributed Ledger
6 9 (0.21%) Documaker
6 9 (0.21%) SAP CO
6 9 (0.21%) SAP FI
6 9 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
7 8 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
8 6 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 5 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 4 (0.095%) Actimize
10 4 (0.095%) SAP S/4HANA
11 3 (0.071%) Dynamics CRM
11 3 (0.071%) Finacle
11 3 (0.071%) ION MarketView
11 3 (0.071%) Oracle ERP
12 2 (0.047%) Loan IQ
12 2 (0.047%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 989 (23.41%) AWS
2 636 (15.05%) Azure
3 423 (10.01%) GCP
4 86 (2.04%) SaaS
5 79 (1.87%) Office 365
6 63 (1.49%) GitHub
7 60 (1.42%) AWS CloudFormation
8 57 (1.35%) OpenShift
9 46 (1.09%) Power Platform
10 45 (1.07%) PaaS
11 41 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
11 41 (0.97%) IaaS
12 40 (0.95%) Serverless
13 32 (0.76%) Amazon ECS
14 31 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
15 25 (0.59%) IBM Cloud
16 17 (0.40%) Amazon EMR
17 15 (0.36%) npm
18 14 (0.33%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
19 13 (0.31%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 79 (1.87%) Firewall
2 65 (1.54%) WAN
3 64 (1.51%) TCP/IP
4 56 (1.33%) LAN
5 52 (1.23%) DNS
6 41 (0.97%) VPN
7 39 (0.92%) Internet
8 36 (0.85%) BGP
9 34 (0.80%) OSPF
10 29 (0.69%) DHCP
11 26 (0.62%) MPLS
12 23 (0.54%) Network Security
12 23 (0.54%) Wireless
13 20 (0.47%) Cisco Nexus
13 20 (0.47%) SAN
14 19 (0.45%) Cisco IOS
14 19 (0.45%) HTTP
15 18 (0.43%) VoIP
16 17 (0.40%) Wireshark
17 16 (0.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 464 (10.98%) SQL Server
2 211 (4.99%) PostgreSQL
3 160 (3.79%) Big Data
4 124 (2.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 120 (2.84%) Amazon Athena
6 118 (2.79%) NoSQL
7 112 (2.65%) Relational Database
8 87 (2.06%) MySQL
9 80 (1.89%) MongoDB
10 75 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
11 71 (1.68%) Hadoop
12 63 (1.49%) Amazon Redshift
13 60 (1.42%) SQL Server 2016
13 60 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 50 (1.18%) RDBMS
15 46 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 44 (1.04%) Amazon Aurora
16 44 (1.04%) Power BI
17 42 (0.99%) SQL Server 2019
18 34 (0.80%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 221 (5.23%) Jenkins
2 219 (5.18%) JIRA
3 207 (4.90%) Git (software)
4 101 (2.39%) Cucumber
5 98 (2.32%) Maven
6 89 (2.11%) Selenium
7 61 (1.44%) TeamCity
8 59 (1.40%) JUnit
9 39 (0.92%) GitLab
10 38 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 38 (0.90%) SonarQube
11 37 (0.88%) Bitbucket
12 35 (0.83%) Appium
13 33 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
14 32 (0.76%) webpack
15 30 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
16 22 (0.52%) Axure RP
17 20 (0.47%) Visual Studio
18 19 (0.45%) JMeter
19 18 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2,832 (67.03%) Finance
2 743 (17.59%) Investment Banking
3 579 (13.70%) Front Office
4 200 (4.73%) Retail
5 129 (3.05%) Retail Banking
6 107 (2.53%) Financial Institution
7 103 (2.44%) Telecoms
8 85 (2.01%) Marketing
9 82 (1.94%) Law
10 65 (1.54%) Legal
11 62 (1.47%) Back Office
12 61 (1.44%) Games
13 54 (1.28%) Public Sector
14 45 (1.07%) French Language
15 44 (1.04%) Billing
16 39 (0.92%) International Banking
16 39 (0.92%) Manufacturing
17 36 (0.85%) Private Banking
18 30 (0.71%) German Language
19 25 (0.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1,192 (28.21%) Developer
2 509 (12.05%) Analyst
3 408 (9.66%) Java Developer
4 306 (7.24%) Architect
5 253 (5.99%) C# Developer
6 247 (5.85%) Software Engineer
7 227 (5.37%) .NET Developer
8 215 (5.09%) Business Analyst
9 194 (4.59%) Senior Developer
10 174 (4.12%) C# .NET Developer
11 158 (3.74%) DevOps Engineer
12 157 (3.72%) Consultant
13 156 (3.69%) Java Engineer
14 133 (3.15%) Project Manager
15 131 (3.10%) Front Office Developer
16 124 (2.93%) AWS Engineer
17 113 (2.67%) Banking Analyst
18 101 (2.39%) Development Manager
18 101 (2.39%) Service Analyst
19 99 (2.34%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 543 (12.85%) Web Services
2 538 (12.73%) .NET
3 387 (9.16%) AngularJS
4 385 (9.11%) React
5 339 (8.02%) J2EE
6 307 (7.27%) HTML
7 257 (6.08%) Spring
8 234 (5.54%) Node.js
9 231 (5.47%) ASP.NET
10 218 (5.16%) CSS
11 212 (5.02%) RESTful
12 186 (4.40%) REST
13 156 (3.69%) Vue.js
14 155 (3.67%) .NET Framework
15 152 (3.60%) HTML5
16 150 (3.55%) Kafka
17 149 (3.53%) ASP.NET Web API
18 133 (3.15%) Spring Boot
19 112 (2.65%) ASP.NET MVC
20 107 (2.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 418 (9.89%) Fixed Income
2 368 (8.71%) Hedge funds
3 366 (8.66%) Derivative
4 347 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
5 323 (7.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 305 (7.22%) Equities
7 227 (5.37%) Greenfield Project
8 153 (3.62%) User Experience
9 124 (2.93%) Data Centre
10 115 (2.72%) Mobile App
11 85 (2.01%) Equity Derivative
12 84 (1.99%) Blog
13 79 (1.87%) Public Cloud
14 67 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
15 66 (1.56%) Cloud Native
15 66 (1.56%) Exotic Derivative
16 64 (1.51%) Online Banking
17 63 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
18 61 (1.44%) Credit Risk
19 59 (1.40%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 376 (8.90%) Linux
2 370 (8.76%) Windows
3 204 (4.83%) Unix
4 98 (2.32%) Windows Server
5 75 (1.78%) Windows 10
6 62 (1.47%) Android
7 53 (1.25%) Apple iOS
8 45 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 28 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (0.50%) Solaris
11 18 (0.43%) Windows 7
12 12 (0.28%) zOS
13 10 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (0.21%) Kali Linux
14 9 (0.21%) Ubuntu
15 7 (0.17%) CoreOS
16 6 (0.14%) CentOS
17 4 (0.095%) AIX
17 4 (0.095%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.071%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,642 (38.86%) Agile Software Development
2 690 (16.33%) Fintech
3 654 (15.48%) Software Engineering
4 594 (14.06%) DevOps
5 543 (12.85%) Asset Management
6 499 (11.81%) Microservices
7 450 (10.65%) TDD
8 446 (10.56%) Scrum
9 388 (9.18%) Analytics
10 358 (8.47%) Problem-Solving
11 348 (8.24%) Artificial Intelligence
12 327 (7.74%) Investment Management
13 287 (6.79%) Decision-Making
14 286 (6.77%) Mentoring
15 282 (6.67%) BDD
16 281 (6.65%) Continuous Integration
16 281 (6.65%) Stakeholder Management
17 266 (6.30%) Migration
18 260 (6.15%) Test Automation
19 259 (6.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,374 (32.52%) Java
2 837 (19.81%) SQL
3 739 (17.49%) C#
4 732 (17.33%) Python
5 714 (16.90%) JavaScript
6 305 (7.22%) C++
7 223 (5.28%) Kotlin
8 135 (3.20%) Bash Shell
9 132 (3.12%) Java 8
9 132 (3.12%) TypeScript
10 125 (2.96%) PowerShell
11 120 (2.84%) T-SQL
12 89 (2.11%) C
13 85 (2.01%) Scala
14 84 (1.99%) Ruby
15 79 (1.87%) Go
16 77 (1.82%) R
17 56 (1.33%) Perl
17 56 (1.33%) VBA
18 51 (1.21%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 322 (7.62%) Degree
2 73 (1.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 67 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
4 55 (1.30%) CCNP
5 47 (1.11%) CISSP
6 39 (0.92%) CCIE
7 38 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 34 (0.80%) CCNA
9 33 (0.78%) CISM
10 30 (0.71%) PMI Certification
11 28 (0.66%) PhD
12 23 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
12 23 (0.54%) PMP
13 20 (0.47%) MCSE
14 17 (0.40%) Master's Degree
15 16 (0.38%) AWS Certification
16 15 (0.36%) ISTQB
16 15 (0.36%) SAFe Agilist
16 15 (0.36%) TOGAF Certification
17 14 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (3.34%) QA
2 61 (1.44%) SLA
3 56 (1.33%) Data Quality
4 46 (1.09%) PCI DSS
5 45 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 37 (0.88%) GDPR
6 37 (0.88%) PSD2
7 34 (0.80%) PMO
8 27 (0.64%) EMIR
9 18 (0.43%) MiFID
10 13 (0.31%) SEPA
11 12 (0.28%) IFRS
12 11 (0.26%) COBIT
13 10 (0.24%) ISO 20022
13 10 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 9 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
14 9 (0.21%) NIST
15 8 (0.19%) Basel III
15 8 (0.19%) IFRS 9
16 5 (0.12%) GAAP
System Software
1 364 (8.62%) Docker
2 123 (2.91%) Active Directory
3 64 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (0.95%) vSphere
5 17 (0.40%) VirtualBox
6 14 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (0.33%) XenApp
7 12 (0.28%) Firmware
8 11 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (0.24%) VMware NSX
10 8 (0.19%) Hyper-V
10 8 (0.19%) OpenAM
11 7 (0.17%) XenDesktop
12 6 (0.14%) GridGain
13 4 (0.095%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.095%) OpenDJ
13 4 (0.095%) OpenIDM
13 4 (0.095%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.047%) HDFS
14 2 (0.047%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 314 (7.43%) Kubernetes
2 242 (5.73%) Terraform
3 239 (5.66%) Ansible
4 106 (2.51%) Puppet
5 94 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
6 57 (1.35%) SCCM
7 26 (0.62%) SCOM
8 22 (0.52%) Rancher
9 21 (0.50%) Istio
10 18 (0.43%) Docker Swarm
10 18 (0.43%) Prometheus
11 17 (0.40%) PowerCLI
12 16 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 15 (0.36%) vRealize
14 14 (0.33%) Control-M
15 13 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
16 11 (0.26%) Microsoft Intune
16 11 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
17 10 (0.24%) Nagios
17 10 (0.24%) Nessus
Vendors
1 359 (8.50%) Microsoft
2 303 (7.17%) Oracle
3 273 (6.46%) Google
4 258 (6.11%) FIS
5 252 (5.96%) WorldPay
6 158 (3.74%) Bloomberg
7 123 (2.91%) Cisco
8 100 (2.37%) VMware
9 89 (2.11%) IBM
10 67 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
11 62 (1.47%) SAP
12 54 (1.28%) Informatica
13 48 (1.14%) CheckPoint
13 48 (1.14%) Reuters
14 47 (1.11%) Sybase
15 46 (1.09%) Adobe
15 46 (1.09%) Citrix
15 46 (1.09%) Splunk
16 44 (1.04%) Tableau
17 41 (0.97%) Palo Alto