Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England > London
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 11 17
Rank change year-on-year -9 +6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Banking 6,373 9,139 7,761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 10.10% 13.00% 11.04%
As % of the General category 21.07% 24.74% 21.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5,014 5,330 6,494
London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +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 30,240 36,939 36,641
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.93% 52.55% 52.10%
Number of salaries quoted 23,878 28,149 31,095
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,500 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -6 1,069 £70,000 - 224
East London +1 61 £75,000 +7.14% 26
West London +8 52 £53,750 +7.50% 76
South London -1 50 £50,000 -11.11% 15
North London +12 3 £80,000 +68.42%
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 4,510 (70.77%) Finance
2 1,986 (31.16%) Agile Software Development
3 1,788 (28.06%) SQL
4 1,626 (25.51%) Java
5 1,391 (21.83%) Investment Banking
6 1,040 (16.32%) Degree
7 1,000 (15.69%) C#
8 932 (14.62%) Python
9 879 (13.79%) .NET
10 855 (13.42%) JavaScript
11 804 (12.62%) SQL Server
12 774 (12.14%) Windows
13 755 (11.85%) Oracle
14 741 (11.63%) Microsoft
15 718 (11.27%) Front Office
16 712 (11.17%) Software Engineering
17 694 (10.89%) Computer Science
18 685 (10.75%) Asset Management
19 622 (9.76%) DevOps
20 611 (9.59%) Amazon AWS
21 604 (9.48%) Problem-Solving
22 600 (9.41%) Linux
23 597 (9.37%) Scrum
24 591 (9.27%) Equities
25 590 (9.26%) Fintech
26 585 (9.18%) Fixed Income
27 582 (9.13%) QA
28 576 (9.04%) Analytical Skills
29 575 (9.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
30 569 (8.93%) Wealth Management

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
1 145 (2.28%) MS Exchange
2 136 (2.13%) Apache Spark
3 115 (1.80%) Confluence
4 113 (1.77%) Apache
5 105 (1.65%) Tomcat
6 96 (1.51%) IIS
7 93 (1.46%) WebSphere
8 89 (1.40%) CMS
9 80 (1.26%) Oracle Workflow
10 78 (1.22%) SAS
11 71 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
12 51 (0.80%) Cloud Foundry
13 48 (0.75%) SharePoint
14 42 (0.66%) JBoss
15 35 (0.55%) Skype for Business
16 34 (0.53%) Ethereum
17 28 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
18 27 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
19 26 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 21 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 271 (4.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 238 (3.73%) Microsoft Office
3 99 (1.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 53 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 25 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
6 18 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
7 17 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
8 15 (0.24%) Photoshop
9 10 (0.16%) SPSS
10 7 (0.11%) InVision
11 5 (0.078%) Chatbot
12 4 (0.063%) Flinto
13 2 (0.031%) GNU Octave
14 1 (0.016%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 1 (0.016%) Adobe Premiere
14 1 (0.016%) Autodesk Flame
14 1 (0.016%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 188 (2.95%) thinkFolio
2 131 (2.06%) Temenos T24
3 89 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 50 (0.78%) Distributed Ledger
5 42 (0.66%) Front Arena
5 42 (0.66%) Markit EDM
6 27 (0.42%) Actimize
7 11 (0.17%) Misys Midas
8 10 (0.16%) IntelliMatch
9 9 (0.14%) Eagle PACE
9 9 (0.14%) Summit
10 7 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
10 7 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
10 7 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
10 7 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 7 (0.11%) SunGard GMI
10 7 (0.11%) WebTrends
11 6 (0.094%) Global One
11 6 (0.094%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 5 (0.078%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 611 (9.59%) Amazon AWS
2 532 (8.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 224 (3.51%) Google Cloud Platform
4 218 (3.42%) Office 365
5 133 (2.09%) SaaS
6 118 (1.85%) GitHub
7 88 (1.38%) PaaS
8 59 (0.93%) IaaS
9 41 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
10 40 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
11 38 (0.60%) Serverless
12 37 (0.58%) Amazon S3
13 30 (0.47%) Apigee
14 28 (0.44%) OpenShift
15 25 (0.39%) Slack
16 22 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
17 20 (0.31%) npm
18 17 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
19 14 (0.22%) CloudBees
20 11 (0.17%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 229 (3.59%) Firewall
2 151 (2.37%) TCP/IP
3 149 (2.34%) WAN
4 135 (2.12%) LAN
5 111 (1.74%) BGP
6 109 (1.71%) Cisco Nexus
7 99 (1.55%) HTTP
8 98 (1.54%) EIGRP
9 95 (1.49%) Wireless
10 91 (1.43%) MPLS
10 91 (1.43%) OSPF
11 83 (1.30%) SAN
12 72 (1.13%) DNS
13 71 (1.11%) Internet
14 67 (1.05%) VoIP
15 65 (1.02%) VPN
16 63 (0.99%) Network Security
17 60 (0.94%) IPsec
18 59 (0.93%) Unified Communications
19 58 (0.91%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 804 (12.62%) SQL Server
2 379 (5.95%) Big Data
3 289 (4.53%) Relational Database
4 216 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
5 209 (3.28%) NoSQL
6 203 (3.19%) Hadoop
7 198 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 171 (2.68%) MySQL
8 171 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 130 (2.04%) MongoDB
10 107 (1.68%) Blockchain
11 105 (1.65%) RDBMS
12 103 (1.62%) SQL Server 2016
13 88 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
14 85 (1.33%) QlikView
15 78 (1.22%) Oracle Database
16 73 (1.15%) Apache Hive
17 70 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 65 (1.02%) Impala
19 62 (0.97%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 371 (5.82%) Git (software)
2 295 (4.63%) JIRA
3 294 (4.61%) Jenkins
4 166 (2.60%) Selenium
5 160 (2.51%) Maven
6 149 (2.34%) TeamCity
7 120 (1.88%) Cucumber
8 114 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
9 104 (1.63%) Octopus Deploy
10 94 (1.47%) Subversion
11 76 (1.19%) JUnit
12 70 (1.10%) MSBuild
13 62 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 58 (0.91%) Visual Studio
15 40 (0.63%) Gradle
16 39 (0.61%) Vagrant
17 38 (0.60%) Hudson
18 36 (0.56%) JMeter
18 36 (0.56%) NUnit
18 36 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4,510 (70.77%) Finance
2 1,391 (21.83%) Investment Banking
3 718 (11.27%) Front Office
4 315 (4.94%) Retail
5 307 (4.82%) Financial Institution
6 295 (4.63%) Back Office
7 241 (3.78%) Telecoms
8 228 (3.58%) Games
9 220 (3.45%) Retail Banking
10 207 (3.25%) Marketing
11 156 (2.45%) Private Banking
12 144 (2.26%) German Language
13 117 (1.84%) French Language
13 117 (1.84%) Legal
14 114 (1.79%) Law
15 97 (1.52%) Advertising
16 88 (1.38%) Corporate Banking
17 67 (1.05%) Spanish Language
18 65 (1.02%) Italian Language
19 48 (0.75%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 2,126 (33.36%) Developer
2 1,047 (16.43%) Analyst
3 572 (8.98%) Java Developer
4 478 (7.50%) Business Analyst
5 433 (6.79%) C# Developer
6 407 (6.39%) Architect
7 391 (6.14%) Senior Developer
8 372 (5.84%) .NET Developer
9 320 (5.02%) Applications Support
10 318 (4.99%) Consultant
11 302 (4.74%) SQL Developer
12 284 (4.46%) Banking Analyst
13 276 (4.33%) Project Manager
14 255 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
15 228 (3.58%) Support Analyst
16 207 (3.25%) Support Engineer
17 170 (2.67%) Applications Support Analyst
18 155 (2.43%) DevOps Engineer
19 147 (2.31%) Senior Analyst
20 123 (1.93%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 879 (13.79%) .NET
2 566 (8.88%) AngularJS
3 551 (8.65%) HTML
4 437 (6.86%) CSS
5 348 (5.46%) Web Services
6 343 (5.38%) ASP.NET
7 338 (5.30%) REST
8 337 (5.29%) Spring
9 323 (5.07%) React
10 274 (4.30%) HTML5
11 234 (3.67%) ASP.NET Web API
12 225 (3.53%) Node.js
13 220 (3.45%) XML
14 193 (3.03%) .NET Framework
15 190 (2.98%) JSON
16 177 (2.78%) jQuery
17 170 (2.67%) RESTful
18 159 (2.49%) FIX Protocol
19 157 (2.46%) ASP.NET MVC
20 155 (2.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 591 (9.27%) Equities
2 590 (9.26%) Fintech
3 585 (9.18%) Fixed Income
4 576 (9.04%) Analytical Skills
5 575 (9.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 522 (8.19%) Derivative
7 454 (7.12%) Hedge funds
8 366 (5.74%) Greenfield Project
9 349 (5.48%) Management Information System
10 215 (3.37%) Mobile App
11 192 (3.01%) User Experience
12 125 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
13 121 (1.90%) SWIFT
14 105 (1.65%) Credit Risk
15 103 (1.62%) Data Centre
16 99 (1.55%) Algorithms
17 92 (1.44%) Market Risk
18 89 (1.40%) Equity Derivative
19 79 (1.24%) Online Banking
20 78 (1.22%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 774 (12.14%) Windows
2 600 (9.41%) Linux
3 360 (5.65%) Unix
4 280 (4.39%) Windows Server
5 116 (1.82%) Android
6 115 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 109 (1.71%) Apple iOS
8 99 (1.55%) Windows 10
9 89 (1.40%) Windows 7
10 62 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
11 59 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
12 53 (0.83%) CentOS
12 53 (0.83%) Solaris
13 43 (0.67%) Fedora
14 36 (0.56%) SUSE
15 35 (0.55%) Ubuntu
16 33 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
17 26 (0.41%) AIX
18 22 (0.35%) HPUX
19 18 (0.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,986 (31.16%) Agile Software Development
2 712 (11.17%) Software Engineering
3 694 (10.89%) Computer Science
4 685 (10.75%) Asset Management
5 622 (9.76%) DevOps
6 604 (9.48%) Problem-Solving
7 597 (9.37%) Scrum
8 569 (8.93%) Wealth Management
9 550 (8.63%) Analytics
10 471 (7.39%) Test Automation
11 469 (7.36%) Information Security
12 468 (7.34%) Change Management
13 464 (7.28%) TDD
14 454 (7.12%) Microservices
15 451 (7.08%) Stakeholder Management
16 445 (6.98%) Project Management
17 425 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
18 391 (6.14%) Continuous Improvement
19 389 (6.10%) ITIL
20 373 (5.85%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1,788 (28.06%) SQL
2 1,626 (25.51%) Java
3 1,000 (15.69%) C#
4 932 (14.62%) Python
5 855 (13.42%) JavaScript
6 497 (7.80%) C++
7 354 (5.55%) PowerShell
8 255 (4.00%) Perl
9 230 (3.61%) PL/SQL
10 214 (3.36%) Scala
11 213 (3.34%) T-SQL
12 208 (3.26%) Ruby
13 194 (3.04%) Bash Shell
14 189 (2.97%) Java 8
15 162 (2.54%) C
16 161 (2.53%) R
17 133 (2.09%) PHP
17 133 (2.09%) VBA
18 86 (1.35%) Korn
19 81 (1.27%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 1,040 (16.32%) Degree
2 184 (2.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 167 (2.62%) Cisco Certification
4 147 (2.31%) CISSP
5 130 (2.04%) CCNP
6 125 (1.96%) CCIE
7 79 (1.24%) CISM
8 78 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 72 (1.13%) CCNA
10 65 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 58 (0.91%) CISA
12 56 (0.88%) CCVP
13 51 (0.80%) PhD
14 50 (0.78%) MCSE
15 44 (0.69%) CEH
16 41 (0.64%) PMI Certification
17 40 (0.63%) SAFe Agilist
18 39 (0.61%) CRISC
18 39 (0.61%) GIAC
19 34 (0.53%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 582 (9.13%) QA
2 119 (1.87%) SLA
3 115 (1.80%) Data Quality
4 103 (1.62%) GDPR
5 85 (1.33%) MiFID
6 65 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 60 (0.94%) IFRS
8 59 (0.93%) PMO
9 56 (0.88%) SEPA
10 52 (0.82%) Solvency II
11 48 (0.75%) Dodd-Frank
12 38 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 33 (0.52%) COBIT
14 30 (0.47%) PSD2
15 27 (0.42%) FATCA
15 27 (0.42%) ISO 20022
16 26 (0.41%) IFRS 9
17 17 (0.27%) PCI DSS
18 13 (0.20%) TARGET2
19 11 (0.17%) EMIR
System Software
1 280 (4.39%) Active Directory
2 245 (3.84%) Docker
3 126 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 46 (0.72%) vSphere
5 42 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
6 26 (0.41%) Hyper-V
7 24 (0.38%) HDFS
8 22 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
9 20 (0.31%) XenApp
10 19 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
11 18 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 17 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 16 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
14 14 (0.22%) XenDesktop
15 11 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
16 8 (0.13%) KVM
17 7 (0.11%) Apache Flume
18 6 (0.094%) NFS
19 4 (0.063%) GridGain
19 4 (0.063%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 180 (2.82%) Ansible
2 173 (2.71%) Kubernetes
3 145 (2.28%) SCCM
4 100 (1.57%) Puppet
5 86 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
6 71 (1.11%) Cisco CUCM
7 69 (1.08%) Terraform
8 44 (0.69%) Control-M
9 42 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
10 40 (0.63%) Cisco UCCX
11 32 (0.50%) Oozie
12 30 (0.47%) Nessus
13 28 (0.44%) Cisco UCCE
14 27 (0.42%) Nagios
15 26 (0.41%) IBM BigFix
15 26 (0.41%) WSUS
16 22 (0.35%) Salt
17 21 (0.33%) HP ALM
18 19 (0.30%) SCOM
19 18 (0.28%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 755 (11.85%) Oracle
2 741 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 258 (4.05%) Cisco
4 196 (3.08%) Google
5 169 (2.65%) VMware
6 167 (2.62%) Bloomberg
7 152 (2.39%) Charles River
8 147 (2.31%) Reuters
9 146 (2.29%) Citrix
10 135 (2.12%) IBM
10 135 (2.12%) Red Hat
11 120 (1.88%) Splunk
12 119 (1.87%) Palo Alto
13 118 (1.85%) Tableau
14 100 (1.57%) CheckPoint
15 91 (1.43%) Calypso
16 84 (1.32%) Juniper
16 84 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
17 78 (1.22%) Adobe
18 65 (1.02%) ServiceNow