Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 6 17
Rank change year-on-year -14 +11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Banking 6,694 12,679 7,847
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 9.94% 16.77% 10.37%
As % of the General category 20.47% 30.91% 19.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5,086 5,869 6,479
London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% - +3.85%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £104,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £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 32,704 41,021 39,700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.56% 54.24% 52.46%
Number of salaries quoted 25,936 28,893 33,945
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £92,500
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -8 1,127 £70,000 +3.70% 231
East London -3 91 £67,225 -3.96% 24
West London +28 71 £60,000 +20.00% 52
South London -13 55 £46,750 -29.43% 14
North London +11 14 £80,000 +100.00% 1
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 4,868 (72.72%) Finance
2 1,923 (28.73%) SQL
3 1,910 (28.53%) Agile Software Development
4 1,897 (28.34%) Investment Banking
5 1,815 (27.11%) Java
6 1,047 (15.64%) Degree
7 1,024 (15.30%) C#
8 979 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
9 965 (14.42%) Python
10 963 (14.39%) JavaScript
11 891 (13.31%) .NET
12 888 (13.27%) SQL Server
13 880 (13.15%) Windows
14 797 (11.91%) Linux
15 790 (11.80%) Analytical Skills
16 738 (11.02%) Front Office
17 714 (10.67%) Oracle
18 706 (10.55%) Big Data
19 687 (10.26%) Microsoft
20 651 (9.73%) HTML
21 648 (9.68%) Financial Institution
22 636 (9.50%) Amazon AWS
23 633 (9.46%) Investment Management
23 633 (9.46%) Computer Science
24 626 (9.35%) DevOps
25 623 (9.31%) AngularJS
26 622 (9.29%) Analytics
27 615 (9.19%) Risk Management
28 611 (9.13%) Fintech
29 601 (8.98%) TDD

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
1 153 (2.29%) Apache Spark
2 135 (2.02%) MS Exchange
3 127 (1.90%) Apache
4 124 (1.85%) Confluence
5 114 (1.70%) IIS
6 109 (1.63%) Tomcat
7 94 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
8 90 (1.34%) CMS
8 90 (1.34%) SAS
9 64 (0.96%) WebSphere
10 61 (0.91%) SharePoint
11 60 (0.90%) Ethereum
12 58 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
13 39 (0.58%) JBoss
14 32 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
15 31 (0.46%) Skype for Business
16 24 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
16 24 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 23 (0.34%) Mule
18 21 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 270 (4.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 225 (3.36%) Microsoft Office
3 84 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 53 (0.79%) MS Visio
5 32 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
6 30 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
7 13 (0.19%) SPSS
8 9 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (0.10%) Photoshop
10 6 (0.090%) Chatbot
11 3 (0.045%) GNU Octave
12 1 (0.015%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.015%) Autodesk Flame
12 1 (0.015%) InVision
12 1 (0.015%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 103 (1.54%) thinkFolio
2 40 (0.60%) Distributed Ledger
3 39 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
4 37 (0.55%) Markit EDM
5 35 (0.52%) Front Arena
6 26 (0.39%) Actimize
6 26 (0.39%) Temenos T24
7 14 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
8 10 (0.15%) SimCorp Dimension
9 9 (0.13%) IntelliMatch
9 9 (0.13%) Misys Midas
10 8 (0.12%) ION MarketView
10 8 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 8 (0.12%) SAP CO
10 8 (0.12%) SAP FI
10 8 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
10 8 (0.12%) SunGard GMI
11 6 (0.090%) Global One
11 6 (0.090%) SDL Web 8
11 6 (0.090%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 636 (9.50%) Amazon AWS
2 542 (8.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 220 (3.29%) Office 365
4 162 (2.42%) Google Cloud Platform
5 146 (2.18%) GitHub
6 138 (2.06%) SaaS
7 73 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
8 60 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
9 57 (0.85%) Amazon S3
10 54 (0.81%) PaaS
11 41 (0.61%) IaaS
12 32 (0.48%) npm
13 29 (0.43%) OpenShift
14 24 (0.36%) Serverless
14 24 (0.36%) Slack
15 20 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
16 19 (0.28%) CloudBees
17 14 (0.21%) Yarn
18 11 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
18 11 (0.16%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 237 (3.54%) Firewall
2 169 (2.52%) WAN
3 163 (2.44%) LAN
4 138 (2.06%) TCP/IP
5 91 (1.36%) Wireless
6 88 (1.31%) Cisco Nexus
6 88 (1.31%) MPLS
7 87 (1.30%) HTTP
8 85 (1.27%) BGP
9 84 (1.25%) OSPF
10 79 (1.18%) DNS
10 79 (1.18%) SAN
11 75 (1.12%) Internet
12 69 (1.03%) EIGRP
13 63 (0.94%) Network Security
14 61 (0.91%) DHCP
15 59 (0.88%) Cisco IOS
16 55 (0.82%) VPN
17 53 (0.79%) VoIP
18 49 (0.73%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 888 (13.27%) SQL Server
2 706 (10.55%) Big Data
3 402 (6.01%) Relational Database
4 297 (4.44%) NoSQL
5 243 (3.63%) Hadoop
6 230 (3.44%) MongoDB
7 229 (3.42%) MySQL
8 224 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
9 222 (3.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 195 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 165 (2.46%) Blockchain
12 137 (2.05%) RDBMS
13 124 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
13 124 (1.85%) SQL Server 2016
14 102 (1.52%) Redis
14 102 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 83 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
16 80 (1.20%) Oracle Database
17 74 (1.11%) QlikView
18 72 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 412 (6.15%) Git (software)
2 326 (4.87%) Jenkins
3 284 (4.24%) JIRA
4 203 (3.03%) Maven
5 194 (2.90%) Selenium
6 143 (2.14%) TeamCity
7 134 (2.00%) Cucumber
8 110 (1.64%) JUnit
9 103 (1.54%) Subversion
10 93 (1.39%) Octopus Deploy
11 64 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
12 61 (0.91%) Mocha
13 58 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 58 (0.87%) JMeter
14 57 (0.85%) Visual Studio
15 56 (0.84%) MSBuild
16 52 (0.78%) Gradle
17 48 (0.72%) WebDriver
18 42 (0.63%) Jasmine
19 38 (0.57%) NUnit
General
1 4,868 (72.72%) Finance
2 1,897 (28.34%) Investment Banking
3 738 (11.02%) Front Office
4 648 (9.68%) Financial Institution
5 311 (4.65%) Retail
6 298 (4.45%) Back Office
7 293 (4.38%) Telecoms
8 239 (3.57%) Retail Banking
9 181 (2.70%) Marketing
10 160 (2.39%) Legal
11 122 (1.82%) Law
12 121 (1.81%) Private Banking
13 116 (1.73%) Corporate Banking
14 113 (1.69%) Advertising
15 101 (1.51%) French Language
16 97 (1.45%) Games
17 90 (1.34%) German Language
18 64 (0.96%) Italian Language
19 52 (0.78%) Spanish Language
20 45 (0.67%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 2,250 (33.61%) Developer
2 1,034 (15.45%) Analyst
3 589 (8.80%) Java Developer
4 425 (6.35%) Senior Developer
5 407 (6.08%) C# Developer
6 384 (5.74%) Business Analyst
7 378 (5.65%) Architect
8 340 (5.08%) .NET Developer
9 338 (5.05%) Banking Analyst
10 318 (4.75%) Consultant
11 299 (4.47%) Applications Support
12 267 (3.99%) SQL Developer
13 251 (3.75%) Project Manager
14 236 (3.53%) Support Analyst
15 218 (3.26%) C# .NET Developer
16 181 (2.70%) Support Engineer
17 171 (2.55%) Applications Support Analyst
18 141 (2.11%) Junior
19 139 (2.08%) DevOps Engineer
20 135 (2.02%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 891 (13.31%) .NET
2 651 (9.73%) HTML
3 623 (9.31%) AngularJS
4 485 (7.25%) CSS
5 419 (6.26%) Web Services
6 387 (5.78%) Spring
7 342 (5.11%) REST
8 340 (5.08%) React
9 327 (4.88%) ASP.NET
10 317 (4.74%) HTML5
11 295 (4.41%) RESTful
12 291 (4.35%) Node.js
13 221 (3.30%) ASP.NET Web API
14 212 (3.17%) JSON
15 206 (3.08%) .NET Framework
16 197 (2.94%) XML
17 182 (2.72%) Kafka
18 170 (2.54%) ASP.NET MVC
19 165 (2.46%) jQuery
20 157 (2.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 790 (11.80%) Analytical Skills
2 633 (9.46%) Computer Science
3 611 (9.13%) Fintech
4 523 (7.81%) Fixed Income
5 497 (7.42%) Equities
6 463 (6.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 457 (6.83%) Derivative
8 396 (5.92%) Hedge funds
9 373 (5.57%) Greenfield Project
10 368 (5.50%) Cyberthreat
11 211 (3.15%) Mobile App
12 202 (3.02%) User Experience
13 193 (2.88%) Management Information System
14 172 (2.57%) Algorithms
15 153 (2.29%) Data Centre
16 134 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
17 132 (1.97%) Self-Motivation
18 127 (1.90%) SWIFT
19 121 (1.81%) Data Structures
20 119 (1.78%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 880 (13.15%) Windows
2 797 (11.91%) Linux
3 499 (7.45%) Unix
4 292 (4.36%) Windows Server
5 117 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 114 (1.70%) Apple iOS
7 92 (1.37%) Windows 10
7 92 (1.37%) Windows 7
8 85 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 83 (1.24%) Android
10 72 (1.08%) Solaris
11 56 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
12 51 (0.76%) CentOS
13 41 (0.61%) VMS
14 31 (0.46%) Mac OS X
15 30 (0.45%) AIX
16 28 (0.42%) Ubuntu
16 28 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
17 27 (0.40%) SUSE
18 26 (0.39%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,910 (28.53%) Agile Software Development
2 979 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
3 633 (9.46%) Investment Management
4 626 (9.35%) DevOps
5 622 (9.29%) Analytics
6 615 (9.19%) Risk Management
7 601 (8.98%) TDD
8 559 (8.35%) Scrum
9 545 (8.14%) Project Management
10 534 (7.98%) Low Latency
11 533 (7.96%) Test Automation
12 512 (7.65%) Asset Management
13 505 (7.54%) Stakeholder Management
14 463 (6.92%) Software Engineering
15 444 (6.63%) ITIL
16 429 (6.41%) Microservices
17 392 (5.86%) OO
18 390 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
19 370 (5.53%) Innovative Thinking
20 368 (5.50%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 1,923 (28.73%) SQL
2 1,815 (27.11%) Java
3 1,024 (15.30%) C#
4 965 (14.42%) Python
5 963 (14.39%) JavaScript
6 579 (8.65%) C++
7 353 (5.27%) PowerShell
8 265 (3.96%) Perl
9 249 (3.72%) Scala
10 246 (3.67%) Java 8
11 222 (3.32%) Ruby
12 218 (3.26%) T-SQL
13 217 (3.24%) Bash Shell
14 211 (3.15%) PL/SQL
15 181 (2.70%) C
16 171 (2.55%) VBA
17 158 (2.36%) R
18 135 (2.02%) PHP
19 129 (1.93%) Shell Script
20 99 (1.48%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1,047 (15.64%) Degree
2 262 (3.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 171 (2.55%) CISSP
4 161 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
5 123 (1.84%) CCNP
6 96 (1.43%) CCIE
7 76 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 75 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 66 (0.99%) CISM
9 66 (0.99%) Master's Degree
10 65 (0.97%) PhD
11 61 (0.91%) CISMP
11 61 (0.91%) CompTIA Security+
12 56 (0.84%) CCNA
12 56 (0.84%) MCSE
13 53 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
14 50 (0.75%) PMI Certification
15 46 (0.69%) CISA
16 43 (0.64%) GIAC
17 41 (0.61%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 401 (5.99%) QA
2 116 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 108 (1.61%) SLA
4 99 (1.48%) Data Quality
5 88 (1.31%) GDPR
6 76 (1.14%) MiFID
7 74 (1.11%) PMO
8 73 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 63 (0.94%) SEPA
10 48 (0.72%) IFRS
11 41 (0.61%) Dodd-Frank
12 38 (0.57%) Solvency II
13 31 (0.46%) COBIT
14 29 (0.43%) IFRS 9
14 29 (0.43%) PSD2
15 26 (0.39%) ISO 20022
16 25 (0.37%) FATCA
17 24 (0.36%) PCI DSS
18 16 (0.24%) TARGET2
19 15 (0.22%) EMIR
System Software
1 300 (4.48%) Active Directory
2 274 (4.09%) Docker
3 132 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 94 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
5 54 (0.81%) vSphere
6 33 (0.49%) HDFS
7 30 (0.45%) Hyper-V
8 28 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
8 28 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
9 25 (0.37%) XenApp
10 21 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
11 19 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 18 (0.27%) XenDesktop
13 15 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
14 13 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 13 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
15 9 (0.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 9 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 7 (0.10%) KVM
16 7 (0.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 200 (2.99%) Kubernetes
2 199 (2.97%) Ansible
3 123 (1.84%) Puppet
4 122 (1.82%) SCCM
5 105 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
6 58 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
7 56 (0.84%) Terraform
8 54 (0.81%) Control-M
9 40 (0.60%) Docker Swarm
10 31 (0.46%) Cisco UCCX
11 30 (0.45%) Nagios
12 28 (0.42%) SCOM
13 26 (0.39%) WSUS
14 21 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
15 20 (0.30%) Cisco UCCE
15 20 (0.30%) Grafana
16 19 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
16 19 (0.28%) IBM BigFix
16 19 (0.28%) Salt
17 15 (0.22%) Nessus
Vendors
1 714 (10.67%) Oracle
2 687 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 236 (3.53%) Cisco
4 179 (2.67%) VMware
5 175 (2.61%) Citrix
6 156 (2.33%) IBM
7 153 (2.29%) Google
8 152 (2.27%) Sybase
9 139 (2.08%) Bloomberg
10 137 (2.05%) Red Hat
11 124 (1.85%) Splunk
12 116 (1.73%) Reuters
13 106 (1.58%) Tableau
14 96 (1.43%) Palo Alto
15 84 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
16 83 (1.24%) Calypso
17 76 (1.14%) CheckPoint
18 73 (1.09%) Charles River
19 70 (1.05%) SAP
20 67 (1.00%) AppDynamics