Period
to 3 June 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 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England > London
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 29 19 19
Rank change year-on-year -10 0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Banking 3,038 5,583 6,852
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 8.33% 9.72% 9.88%
As % of the General category 16.96% 19.92% 19.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2,482 4,515 4,757
Median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £48,750 £42,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £126,250 £105,000 £107,500
England median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% +4.00%

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 17,913 28,030 35,035
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.12% 48.80% 50.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14,146 22,001 27,243
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £100,000 £96,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Banking as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in London

Banking
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Banking in London.

Salary trend for Banking in London

Banking
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Banking in London over the 6 months to 3 June 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 3 June 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 -2 584 £77,500 +10.71% 47
East London -15 19 £67,500 -3.57% 3
South London -22 13 £63,750 -8.93% 3
North London +4 11 £42,500 -
West London -18 7 £72,500 +11.54% 8
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 2,026 (66.69%) Finance
2 1,240 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
3 1,095 (36.04%) Java
4 754 (24.82%) AWS
5 651 (21.43%) Python
6 612 (20.14%) SQL
7 609 (20.05%) Investment Banking
8 580 (19.09%) JavaScript
9 556 (18.30%) DevOps
10 543 (17.87%) Azure
11 532 (17.51%) Fintech
12 523 (17.22%) Software Engineering
13 453 (14.91%) Front Office
14 450 (14.81%) Asset Management
15 442 (14.55%) C#
16 415 (13.66%) Web Services
16 415 (13.66%) Microservices
17 373 (12.28%) React
18 365 (12.01%) Hedge funds
19 350 (11.52%) Docker
20 346 (11.39%) Fixed Income
21 345 (11.36%) GCP
22 342 (11.26%) AngularJS
23 338 (11.13%) TDD
23 338 (11.13%) Investment Management
24 331 (10.90%) Scrum
25 329 (10.83%) .NET
26 326 (10.73%) Derivative
27 324 (10.66%) SQL Server
28 313 (10.30%) Kubernetes

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
1 101 (3.32%) Apache
2 100 (3.29%) Confluence
3 88 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
4 76 (2.50%) Apache Spark
5 36 (1.18%) Tomcat
6 32 (1.05%) WebSphere
7 30 (0.99%) SharePoint
8 23 (0.76%) SAS
9 16 (0.53%) CMS
10 13 (0.43%) JBoss
10 13 (0.43%) MS Exchange
11 11 (0.36%) Mule
11 11 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
12 10 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
13 9 (0.30%) WebLogic
14 8 (0.26%) Apache Airflow
15 7 (0.23%) Luigi
15 7 (0.23%) MQSeries
15 7 (0.23%) Skype for Business
16 6 (0.20%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 62 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
2 51 (1.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 26 (0.86%) Microsoft Project
4 22 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 18 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 17 (0.56%) Sketch
7 14 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.30%) InVision
9 7 (0.23%) Photoshop
10 5 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
11 4 (0.13%) InfoPath
11 4 (0.13%) Zeplin
12 1 (0.033%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.033%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.033%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.033%) Adobe XD
12 1 (0.033%) Camtasia
12 1 (0.033%) Flinto
Business Applications
1 85 (2.80%) FINCAD Analytics
2 16 (0.53%) Temenos T24
3 11 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
4 7 (0.23%) Distributed Ledger
5 6 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (0.16%) IntelliMatch
7 4 (0.13%) Actimize
7 4 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.13%) NetSuite
8 3 (0.099%) Finacle
8 3 (0.099%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.099%) SAP CO
8 3 (0.099%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.099%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.066%) Documaker
9 2 (0.066%) R3 Corda
9 2 (0.066%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.066%) SimCorp Dimension
9 2 (0.066%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 754 (24.82%) AWS
2 543 (17.87%) Azure
3 345 (11.36%) GCP
4 105 (3.46%) Serverless
5 98 (3.23%) Amazon ECS
6 81 (2.67%) AWS Lambda
7 61 (2.01%) Office 365
8 48 (1.58%) SaaS
9 44 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
10 43 (1.42%) Apigee
11 33 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
11 33 (1.09%) OpenShift
12 31 (1.02%) Amazon SQS
13 30 (0.99%) IaaS
14 27 (0.89%) Power Platform
15 24 (0.79%) GitHub
16 19 (0.63%) PaaS
17 15 (0.49%) Amazon EMR
18 13 (0.43%) Amazon EKS
18 13 (0.43%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 69 (2.27%) Firewall
2 29 (0.95%) Network Security
2 29 (0.95%) TCP/IP
3 28 (0.92%) WAN
4 27 (0.89%) LAN
5 26 (0.86%) VPN
6 22 (0.72%) DNS
6 22 (0.72%) Unified Communications
7 20 (0.66%) Internet
8 17 (0.56%) BGP
8 17 (0.56%) SAN
9 15 (0.49%) FIX Connectivity
10 14 (0.46%) Intranet
11 13 (0.43%) Wireless
12 12 (0.39%) HTTP
12 12 (0.39%) MPLS
12 12 (0.39%) OSPF
13 11 (0.36%) Multicast
14 9 (0.30%) Cisco ISE
14 9 (0.30%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 324 (10.66%) SQL Server
2 206 (6.78%) PostgreSQL
3 124 (4.08%) Amazon Redshift
4 110 (3.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 110 (3.62%) NoSQL
5 107 (3.52%) Big Data
6 103 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
7 100 (3.29%) Amazon Athena
7 100 (3.29%) MongoDB
8 90 (2.96%) MySQL
9 73 (2.40%) SQL Server 2019
10 70 (2.30%) Hadoop
11 42 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 40 (1.32%) Relational Database
13 36 (1.18%) Blockchain
14 27 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 26 (0.86%) Oracle Database
16 25 (0.82%) Power BI
17 23 (0.76%) Redis
18 20 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 186 (6.12%) Jenkins
2 177 (5.83%) JIRA
3 131 (4.31%) Git (software)
4 80 (2.63%) Cucumber
5 63 (2.07%) GitLab
6 61 (2.01%) Selenium
7 60 (1.97%) Maven
8 52 (1.71%) RStudio
9 43 (1.42%) Artifactory
10 34 (1.12%) JUnit
10 34 (1.12%) TeamCity
11 33 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 32 (1.05%) Appium
13 31 (1.02%) webpack
14 29 (0.95%) Bitbucket
15 22 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
16 21 (0.69%) Sonatype Nexus
17 20 (0.66%) Cypress.io
17 20 (0.66%) JMeter
18 14 (0.46%) Zephyr
General
1 2,026 (66.69%) Finance
2 609 (20.05%) Investment Banking
3 453 (14.91%) Front Office
4 176 (5.79%) Retail
5 100 (3.29%) Back Office
6 89 (2.93%) Retail Banking
7 81 (2.67%) Telecoms
8 62 (2.04%) Financial Institution
9 54 (1.78%) Marketing
10 47 (1.55%) Law
11 45 (1.48%) Legal
12 44 (1.45%) Games
13 35 (1.15%) Public Sector
14 27 (0.89%) International Banking
15 23 (0.76%) Billing
15 23 (0.76%) Private Banking
16 22 (0.72%) Manufacturing
17 19 (0.63%) French Language
18 15 (0.49%) Automotive
19 13 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 866 (28.51%) Developer
2 346 (11.39%) Analyst
3 314 (10.34%) Java Developer
4 234 (7.70%) Architect
5 166 (5.46%) Business Analyst
6 157 (5.17%) Software Engineer
7 151 (4.97%) Senior Developer
8 125 (4.11%) C# Developer
9 124 (4.08%) .NET Developer
9 124 (4.08%) Java Engineer
10 121 (3.98%) AWS Engineer
11 115 (3.79%) AWS Developer
12 112 (3.69%) Front Office Developer
13 98 (3.23%) Project Manager
14 91 (3.00%) Development Manager
15 90 (2.96%) Python Developer
16 87 (2.86%) C# .NET Developer
16 87 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
17 85 (2.80%) Python Engineer
18 83 (2.73%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 415 (13.66%) Web Services
2 373 (12.28%) React
3 342 (11.26%) AngularJS
4 329 (10.83%) .NET
5 195 (6.42%) Node.js
6 187 (6.16%) J2EE
7 183 (6.02%) Vue.js
8 177 (5.83%) HTML
9 171 (5.63%) Spring
10 149 (4.90%) REST
11 137 (4.51%) Kafka
12 134 (4.41%) RESTful
13 131 (4.31%) CSS
14 120 (3.95%) .NET Core
15 102 (3.36%) ASP.NET
16 92 (3.03%) .NET Framework
16 92 (3.03%) Spring Boot
17 90 (2.96%) Redux
18 80 (2.63%) gRPC
19 77 (2.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 365 (12.01%) Hedge funds
2 346 (11.39%) Fixed Income
3 326 (10.73%) Derivative
4 269 (8.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 236 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
6 199 (6.55%) Equities
7 168 (5.53%) Greenfield Project
8 85 (2.80%) User Experience
9 82 (2.70%) Mobile App
10 69 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
11 65 (2.14%) SWIFT
12 59 (1.94%) Data Centre
13 57 (1.88%) Public Cloud
14 48 (1.58%) Self-Motivation
15 47 (1.55%) Management Information System
16 45 (1.48%) Market Risk
17 43 (1.42%) Blog
18 41 (1.35%) Tandem
19 37 (1.22%) Online Banking
20 36 (1.18%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 227 (7.47%) Windows
2 222 (7.31%) Linux
3 149 (4.90%) Unix
4 62 (2.04%) Windows Server
5 54 (1.78%) Apple iOS
6 48 (1.58%) Windows 10
7 47 (1.55%) Android
8 40 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 27 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (0.66%) Windows Server 2016
11 12 (0.39%) Solaris
12 10 (0.33%) Ubuntu
13 9 (0.30%) Windows 7
14 8 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (0.23%) CentOS
15 7 (0.23%) SUSE
16 6 (0.20%) AIX
16 6 (0.20%) Debian
17 5 (0.16%) Kali Linux
18 3 (0.099%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,240 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 556 (18.30%) DevOps
3 532 (17.51%) Fintech
4 523 (17.22%) Software Engineering
5 450 (14.81%) Asset Management
6 415 (13.66%) Microservices
7 338 (11.13%) Investment Management
7 338 (11.13%) TDD
8 331 (10.90%) Scrum
9 278 (9.15%) Problem-Solving
10 258 (8.49%) Decision-Making
11 241 (7.93%) Analytics
12 234 (7.70%) Mentoring
13 224 (7.37%) BDD
14 219 (7.21%) Artificial Intelligence
15 212 (6.98%) Business Analysis
16 202 (6.65%) Test Automation
17 201 (6.62%) Continuous Integration
18 178 (5.86%) SDLC
19 172 (5.66%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1,095 (36.04%) Java
2 651 (21.43%) Python
3 612 (20.14%) SQL
4 580 (19.09%) JavaScript
5 442 (14.55%) C#
6 209 (6.88%) Kotlin
7 208 (6.85%) C++
8 130 (4.28%) TypeScript
9 103 (3.39%) PowerShell
10 96 (3.16%) Scala
11 84 (2.76%) Bash Shell
12 82 (2.70%) Java 8
13 65 (2.14%) T-SQL
14 59 (1.94%) C
15 56 (1.84%) Go
16 53 (1.74%) R
17 40 (1.32%) Shell Script
18 29 (0.95%) VBA
19 28 (0.92%) Perl
20 22 (0.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 212 (6.98%) Degree
2 50 (1.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 45 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (1.15%) Master's Degree
5 24 (0.79%) CISSP
6 23 (0.76%) CCNA
6 23 (0.76%) CCNP
7 22 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
9 20 (0.66%) ISTQB
10 17 (0.56%) PhD
11 16 (0.53%) Sun Certification
12 15 (0.49%) CCIE
12 15 (0.49%) MCP
13 14 (0.46%) AWS Certification
14 12 (0.39%) CISM
14 12 (0.39%) ISEB
14 12 (0.39%) MCSA
15 11 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 10 (0.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (3.49%) QA
2 37 (1.22%) SLA
3 30 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (0.92%) PCI DSS
5 25 (0.82%) Data Quality
6 24 (0.79%) SEPA
7 22 (0.72%) PSD2
8 21 (0.69%) GDPR
9 20 (0.66%) EMIR
10 16 (0.53%) COBIT
11 13 (0.43%) ISO 20022
12 12 (0.39%) PMO
12 12 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 11 (0.36%) MiFID
14 6 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
14 6 (0.20%) TARGET2
15 5 (0.16%) NIST
16 4 (0.13%) ISO 22301
17 3 (0.099%) FATCA
17 3 (0.099%) ISO 15022
System Software
1 350 (11.52%) Docker
2 110 (3.62%) Active Directory
3 57 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (0.82%) vSphere
5 15 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (0.33%) VirtualBox
8 9 (0.30%) XenApp
9 8 (0.26%) XenDesktop
10 7 (0.23%) Hyper-V
11 6 (0.20%) VMware NSX
12 5 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (0.13%) OpenAM
14 3 (0.099%) Time Sharing Option
15 2 (0.066%) Apache Flume
15 2 (0.066%) Firmware
16 1 (0.033%) HDFS
16 1 (0.033%) LXC
16 1 (0.033%) zsh
Systems Management
1 313 (10.30%) Kubernetes
2 188 (6.19%) Terraform
3 146 (4.81%) Ansible
4 58 (1.91%) Puppet
5 52 (1.71%) SCCM
6 45 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
7 22 (0.72%) Istio
8 16 (0.53%) FortiGate
9 14 (0.46%) Prometheus
10 13 (0.43%) CA Service Virtualization
10 13 (0.43%) PowerCLI
10 13 (0.43%) SCOM
11 11 (0.36%) Docker Swarm
12 10 (0.33%) Mesos
12 10 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
13 9 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
13 9 (0.30%) Marathon
13 9 (0.30%) vRealize
14 7 (0.23%) Rancher
15 6 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 239 (7.87%) Google
2 227 (7.47%) Microsoft
3 199 (6.55%) Oracle
4 125 (4.11%) Bloomberg
5 111 (3.65%) FIS
6 105 (3.46%) WorldPay
7 97 (3.19%) Cisco
8 76 (2.50%) VMware
9 53 (1.74%) IBM
10 43 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
11 42 (1.38%) CheckPoint
11 42 (1.38%) SAP
12 37 (1.22%) Informatica
12 37 (1.22%) Splunk
13 35 (1.15%) Tableau
14 34 (1.12%) Citrix
14 34 (1.12%) Red Hat
15 30 (0.99%) HP
16 27 (0.89%) Adobe
16 27 (0.89%) Reuters