Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England > London
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 20 6
Rank change year-on-year -5 -14 +13
Permanent jobs citing Banking 4,791 7,105 12,856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 8.70% 10.39% 17.16%
As % of the General category 18.09% 20.46% 31.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3,813 5,024 5,883
London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £112,500 £105,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%

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 26,489 34,721 41,061
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.08% 50.76% 54.82%
Number of salaries quoted 20,806 26,963 28,796
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £97,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -7 928 £72,500 - 170
West London +17 65 £65,000 +30.00% 47
East London 0 53 £70,000 +3.70% 26
South London -42 38 £67,500 +36.36% 18
North London -14 4 - -
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 3,212 (67.04%) Finance
2 1,641 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1,265 (26.40%) Java
4 1,105 (23.06%) SQL
5 906 (18.91%) Fintech
6 748 (15.61%) Investment Banking
7 713 (14.88%) Python
8 678 (14.15%) C#
9 676 (14.11%) AWS
10 613 (12.79%) .NET
11 612 (12.77%) Degree
12 583 (12.17%) DevOps
13 567 (11.83%) Front Office
14 559 (11.67%) JavaScript
15 550 (11.48%) SQL Server
16 543 (11.33%) Software Engineering
17 533 (11.13%) Scrum
18 509 (10.62%) Oracle
19 479 (10.00%) Microservices
20 461 (9.62%) Asset Management
21 459 (9.58%) TDD
22 457 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
23 455 (9.50%) Linux
24 446 (9.31%) Problem-Solving
25 441 (9.20%) Windows
26 402 (8.39%) Azure
27 379 (7.91%) Computer Science
28 378 (7.89%) Greenfield Project
29 367 (7.66%) Analytics
30 361 (7.53%) Docker

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
1 125 (2.61%) WebSphere
2 122 (2.55%) Apache Spark
3 114 (2.38%) Confluence
4 51 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
5 50 (1.04%) SAS
5 50 (1.04%) SharePoint
6 46 (0.96%) Apache
7 45 (0.94%) IIS
7 45 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
8 41 (0.86%) WebLogic
9 34 (0.71%) MS Exchange
10 33 (0.69%) Tomcat
11 32 (0.67%) CMS
12 26 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 25 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 23 (0.48%) Mule
15 21 (0.44%) JBoss
16 19 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
17 18 (0.38%) Skype for Business
17 18 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 139 (2.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 115 (2.40%) Microsoft Office
3 43 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 28 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
5 20 (0.42%) InVision
6 19 (0.40%) Sketch
7 18 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
8 16 (0.33%) MS Visio
9 14 (0.29%) Photoshop
10 11 (0.23%) EngageOne
11 9 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 5 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
12 5 (0.10%) Chatbot
13 4 (0.083%) SPSS
13 4 (0.083%) Zeplin
14 2 (0.042%) Flinto
15 1 (0.021%) InDesign
15 1 (0.021%) Stata
Business Applications
1 30 (0.63%) thinkFolio
2 27 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 25 (0.52%) SAP CO
3 25 (0.52%) SAP FI
3 25 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
4 21 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
5 19 (0.40%) Markit EDM
6 16 (0.33%) Front Arena
7 14 (0.29%) Distributed Ledger
8 13 (0.27%) FINCAD Analytics
9 11 (0.23%) ION MarketView
9 11 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
9 11 (0.23%) Temenos T24
10 9 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
10 9 (0.19%) SimCorp Dimension
11 8 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 7 (0.15%) Loan IQ
13 6 (0.13%) Actimize
13 6 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
13 6 (0.13%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 676 (14.11%) AWS
2 402 (8.39%) Azure
3 221 (4.61%) GCP
4 99 (2.07%) Office 365
5 85 (1.77%) SaaS
6 73 (1.52%) Power Platform
7 66 (1.38%) GitHub
8 48 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
9 43 (0.90%) PaaS
10 33 (0.69%) IaaS
11 32 (0.67%) Serverless
12 28 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
13 25 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
13 25 (0.52%) Datadog
13 25 (0.52%) OpenShift
14 23 (0.48%) IBM Cloud
15 22 (0.46%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
16 21 (0.44%) Amazon S3
17 20 (0.42%) Azure Stack
18 19 (0.40%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 104 (2.17%) Firewall
2 77 (1.61%) Internet
3 76 (1.59%) DNS
4 54 (1.13%) TCP/IP
5 52 (1.09%) WAN
6 48 (1.00%) LAN
7 47 (0.98%) VPN
8 35 (0.73%) DHCP
8 35 (0.73%) HTTP
9 33 (0.69%) SAN
10 30 (0.63%) MPLS
11 27 (0.56%) Network Security
12 25 (0.52%) BGP
13 24 (0.50%) Multicast
14 21 (0.44%) Skype
14 21 (0.44%) Wireless
15 15 (0.31%) OSPF
16 14 (0.29%) FIX Connectivity
16 14 (0.29%) Intranet
16 14 (0.29%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 550 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 204 (4.26%) Hadoop
3 201 (4.20%) Big Data
4 183 (3.82%) Relational Database
5 168 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
6 161 (3.36%) NoSQL
7 149 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 132 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 128 (2.67%) MySQL
10 95 (1.98%) Oracle Database
11 85 (1.77%) SQL Server 2016
12 84 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
13 79 (1.65%) Blockchain
14 73 (1.52%) Power BI
15 66 (1.38%) RDBMS
16 48 (1.00%) MongoDB
17 46 (0.96%) Apache Hive
18 40 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 39 (0.81%) Data Lake
20 35 (0.73%) DB2
Development Applications
1 309 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 272 (5.68%) Jenkins
3 212 (4.42%) JIRA
4 129 (2.69%) Cucumber
5 124 (2.59%) Selenium
6 107 (2.23%) Maven
7 90 (1.88%) TeamCity
8 64 (1.34%) JUnit
9 52 (1.09%) IBM UrbanCode
10 48 (1.00%) Bitbucket
11 42 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
12 41 (0.86%) Appium
13 40 (0.83%) SonarQube
14 36 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
15 34 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
15 34 (0.71%) webpack
16 32 (0.67%) JMeter
16 32 (0.67%) WebDriver
17 30 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 27 (0.56%) Subversion
General
1 3,212 (67.04%) Finance
2 748 (15.61%) Investment Banking
3 567 (11.83%) Front Office
4 312 (6.51%) Retail
5 176 (3.67%) Marketing
6 164 (3.42%) Financial Institution
7 150 (3.13%) Back Office
8 149 (3.11%) Telecoms
9 146 (3.05%) Retail Banking
10 89 (1.86%) Legal
11 70 (1.46%) Games
12 66 (1.38%) French Language
13 58 (1.21%) Manufacturing
14 57 (1.19%) Law
15 54 (1.13%) German Language
16 50 (1.04%) Private Banking
17 39 (0.81%) Billing
18 36 (0.75%) Public Sector
19 28 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
20 25 (0.52%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 1,515 (31.62%) Developer
2 515 (10.75%) Analyst
3 471 (9.83%) Java Developer
4 322 (6.72%) Architect
5 285 (5.95%) .NET Developer
6 282 (5.89%) C# Developer
7 250 (5.22%) Consultant
8 231 (4.82%) Senior Developer
9 202 (4.22%) Business Analyst
10 184 (3.84%) C# .NET Developer
11 179 (3.74%) Software Engineer
12 172 (3.59%) DevOps Engineer
13 160 (3.34%) SQL Developer
14 139 (2.90%) Applications Support
15 134 (2.80%) Project Manager
16 121 (2.53%) React Developer
17 110 (2.30%) Java Engineer
18 109 (2.28%) Banking Analyst
19 102 (2.13%) Lead Developer
20 101 (2.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 613 (12.79%) .NET
2 326 (6.80%) HTML
3 306 (6.39%) AngularJS
4 253 (5.28%) Spring
5 252 (5.26%) React
6 245 (5.11%) ASP.NET
7 225 (4.70%) Web Services
8 219 (4.57%) CSS
9 204 (4.26%) RESTful
10 186 (3.88%) HTML5
11 172 (3.59%) .NET Framework
12 167 (3.49%) REST
13 161 (3.36%) Spring Boot
14 158 (3.30%) Node.js
15 137 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
16 123 (2.57%) Kafka
17 116 (2.42%) XML
18 96 (2.00%) WinForms
19 95 (1.98%) J2EE
20 93 (1.94%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 457 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
2 378 (7.89%) Greenfield Project
3 304 (6.35%) Fixed Income
4 269 (5.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 249 (5.20%) Equities
6 232 (4.84%) Derivative
7 221 (4.61%) Hedge funds
8 188 (3.92%) User Experience
9 148 (3.09%) Mobile App
10 146 (3.05%) Data Centre
11 128 (2.67%) Online Banking
12 116 (2.42%) Management Information System
13 108 (2.25%) Public Cloud
14 100 (2.09%) Algorithms
15 80 (1.67%) Credit Risk
16 78 (1.63%) Mobile Banking
17 74 (1.54%) Virtual Team
18 65 (1.36%) Self-Motivation
19 60 (1.25%) SWIFT
20 58 (1.21%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 455 (9.50%) Linux
2 441 (9.20%) Windows
3 247 (5.16%) Unix
4 140 (2.92%) Windows Server
5 128 (2.67%) Android
6 75 (1.57%) Apple iOS
7 73 (1.52%) Windows 10
8 50 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 48 (1.00%) Windows 7
10 20 (0.42%) Solaris
10 20 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
11 11 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (0.23%) zOS
12 8 (0.17%) AIX
12 8 (0.17%) Ubuntu
13 7 (0.15%) Mac OS
14 6 (0.13%) Kali Linux
15 5 (0.10%) CoreOS
15 5 (0.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,641 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
2 906 (18.91%) Fintech
3 583 (12.17%) DevOps
4 543 (11.33%) Software Engineering
5 533 (11.13%) Scrum
6 479 (10.00%) Microservices
7 461 (9.62%) Asset Management
8 459 (9.58%) TDD
9 446 (9.31%) Problem-Solving
10 379 (7.91%) Computer Science
11 367 (7.66%) Analytics
12 348 (7.26%) BDD
13 341 (7.12%) Continuous Integration
14 335 (6.99%) SDLC
15 324 (6.76%) Test Automation
16 268 (5.59%) Project Management
17 249 (5.20%) Digital Banking
18 248 (5.18%) Mathematics
19 244 (5.09%) Stakeholder Management
20 242 (5.05%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1,265 (26.40%) Java
2 1,105 (23.06%) SQL
3 713 (14.88%) Python
4 678 (14.15%) C#
5 559 (11.67%) JavaScript
6 197 (4.11%) Java 8
7 167 (3.49%) Kotlin
8 162 (3.38%) C++
9 160 (3.34%) R
10 158 (3.30%) Scala
11 141 (2.94%) C
12 137 (2.86%) Ruby
13 130 (2.71%) Bash Shell
13 130 (2.71%) T-SQL
14 119 (2.48%) PowerShell
15 109 (2.28%) VBA
16 107 (2.23%) PL/SQL
17 87 (1.82%) ES6
18 86 (1.80%) Perl
19 75 (1.57%) Go
Qualifications
1 612 (12.77%) Degree
2 125 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 81 (1.69%) CISSP
4 60 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
5 49 (1.02%) PhD
6 44 (0.92%) CISA
7 42 (0.88%) CISM
8 36 (0.75%) CCNP
9 30 (0.63%) MBA
10 27 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
11 23 (0.48%) GIAC
11 23 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
12 21 (0.44%) ISTQB
12 21 (0.44%) Master's Degree
13 20 (0.42%) AWS Certification
13 20 (0.42%) CCNA
13 20 (0.42%) CRISC
14 17 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
14 17 (0.35%) PMI Certification
15 15 (0.31%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 231 (4.82%) QA
2 62 (1.29%) Data Quality
3 60 (1.25%) PMO
4 57 (1.19%) SLA
5 49 (1.02%) PSD2
6 40 (0.83%) GDPR
7 31 (0.65%) MiFID
8 30 (0.63%) NIST
9 26 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 23 (0.48%) SEPA
11 21 (0.44%) PCI DSS
12 15 (0.31%) EMIR
13 14 (0.29%) Basel III
14 13 (0.27%) Actionable Recommendations
14 13 (0.27%) COBIT
15 10 (0.21%) IFRS
16 6 (0.13%) Basel II
16 6 (0.13%) IFRS 9
16 6 (0.13%) ISO 20022
17 5 (0.10%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 361 (7.53%) Docker
2 134 (2.80%) Active Directory
3 65 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (0.52%) vSphere
5 20 (0.42%) XenApp
6 15 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
6 15 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (0.29%) Hyper-V
8 12 (0.25%) GridGain
9 11 (0.23%) VMware NSX
10 10 (0.21%) Apache Flume
10 10 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 9 (0.19%) Cronacle
11 9 (0.19%) Veritas File System
11 9 (0.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 7 (0.15%) XenDesktop
13 5 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
14 4 (0.083%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 4 (0.083%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 284 (5.93%) Kubernetes
2 209 (4.36%) Ansible
3 165 (3.44%) Terraform
4 114 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
5 84 (1.75%) Puppet
6 70 (1.46%) SCCM
7 46 (0.96%) Rancher
8 33 (0.69%) Prometheus
9 32 (0.67%) SCOM
10 25 (0.52%) Istio
11 24 (0.50%) Nagios
11 24 (0.50%) Nessus
12 23 (0.48%) Packer
13 19 (0.40%) Grafana
14 16 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
15 12 (0.25%) Docker Swarm
15 12 (0.25%) PowerCLI
16 10 (0.21%) TeamSite
17 9 (0.19%) ITRS Geneos
18 8 (0.17%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 509 (10.62%) Oracle
2 338 (7.05%) Microsoft
3 176 (3.67%) Google
4 105 (2.19%) Informatica
5 103 (2.15%) VMware
6 101 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
7 98 (2.05%) Cisco
8 94 (1.96%) IBM
9 89 (1.86%) Tableau
10 82 (1.71%) Bloomberg
11 81 (1.69%) Splunk
12 72 (1.50%) SAP
13 69 (1.44%) Citrix
14 65 (1.36%) Red Hat
15 58 (1.21%) Adobe
16 49 (1.02%) ServiceNow
17 48 (1.00%) AppDynamics
18 44 (0.92%) Reuters
19 41 (0.86%) Sybase
20 39 (0.81%) Charles River