Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England > London
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 9 19
Rank change year-on-year -10 +10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Banking 7,358 10,034 7,461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 10.29% 13.73% 8.98%
As % of the General category 20.80% 26.41% 16.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4,999 6,082 6,032
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +4.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £103,250 £97,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% 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 35,370 37,996 43,953
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.48% 52.01% 52.88%
Number of salaries quoted 27,301 28,864 37,587
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +2.68%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 -7 1,272 £72,500 +11.54% 192
South London +9 102 £49,500 -23.85% 28
East London +7 96 £62,500 -10.71% 35
West London +25 62 £47,500 -17.39% 40
North London +9 21 £80,000 +100.00% 3
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 5,698 (77.44%) Finance
2 2,497 (33.94%) Investment Banking
3 2,368 (32.18%) Java
4 2,213 (30.08%) Agile Software Development
5 2,089 (28.39%) SQL
6 1,590 (21.61%) Problem-Solving
7 1,395 (18.96%) Degree
8 1,237 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
9 1,225 (16.65%) Big Data
9 1,225 (16.65%) C#
10 1,209 (16.43%) Investment Management
11 1,203 (16.35%) Financial Institution
12 1,167 (15.86%) Risk Management
13 1,150 (15.63%) Low Latency
14 1,129 (15.34%) JavaScript
15 1,107 (15.04%) .NET
16 1,004 (13.65%) Linux
17 940 (12.78%) Python
18 920 (12.50%) Strategic Thinking
19 919 (12.49%) Innovative Thinking
20 907 (12.33%) Cyberthreat
21 896 (12.18%) Front Office
22 881 (11.97%) Computer Science
23 856 (11.63%) Windows
24 848 (11.52%) SQL Server
25 801 (10.89%) TDD
26 781 (10.61%) AngularJS
27 758 (10.30%) HTML
28 746 (10.14%) Analytics
29 742 (10.08%) Oracle

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
1 229 (3.11%) Apache Spark
2 180 (2.45%) Tomcat
3 152 (2.07%) Apache
4 131 (1.78%) Confluence
5 115 (1.56%) Ethereum
6 110 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
7 103 (1.40%) IIS
8 90 (1.22%) SAS
9 78 (1.06%) MS Exchange
10 77 (1.05%) SharePoint
11 62 (0.84%) Cloud Foundry
12 56 (0.76%) Mule
13 53 (0.72%) WebSphere
14 45 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 45 (0.61%) JBoss
15 44 (0.60%) CMS
16 42 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 35 (0.48%) Drupal
18 30 (0.41%) WebLogic
19 25 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 240 (3.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 191 (2.60%) Microsoft Office
3 60 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 49 (0.67%) MS Visio
5 28 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
6 21 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.095%) SPSS
8 6 (0.082%) Chatbot
9 3 (0.041%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.041%) S-PLUS
10 2 (0.027%) GNU Octave
10 2 (0.027%) PrintSoft PReS
11 1 (0.014%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.014%) FreeHand
11 1 (0.014%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.014%) InVision
11 1 (0.014%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 77 (1.05%) Distributed Ledger
2 71 (0.96%) thinkFolio
3 31 (0.42%) Markit EDM
4 29 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 25 (0.34%) Temenos T24
6 24 (0.33%) Front Arena
7 22 (0.30%) SimCorp Dimension
8 16 (0.22%) Summit
9 15 (0.20%) ION MarketView
10 13 (0.18%) Actimize
11 11 (0.15%) FLEXCUBE
12 10 (0.14%) Eikon
12 10 (0.14%) SAP MM
13 9 (0.12%) LatentZero
13 9 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
13 9 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
14 8 (0.11%) SAP CO
14 8 (0.11%) SAP FI
14 8 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
14 8 (0.11%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 600 (8.15%) Amazon AWS
2 419 (5.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 234 (3.18%) GitHub
4 169 (2.30%) SaaS
5 150 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
6 141 (1.92%) Office 365
7 83 (1.13%) PaaS
8 77 (1.05%) Amazon S3
9 66 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
10 65 (0.88%) IaaS
11 60 (0.82%) Slack
12 44 (0.60%) npm
13 35 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
14 30 (0.41%) Serverless
14 30 (0.41%) Trello
15 26 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
16 21 (0.29%) Salesforce Service Cloud
17 20 (0.27%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
18 17 (0.23%) OpenShift
19 16 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 180 (2.45%) Firewall
2 164 (2.23%) LAN
3 161 (2.19%) WAN
4 97 (1.32%) TCP/IP
5 89 (1.21%) Internet
6 85 (1.16%) DNS
7 72 (0.98%) FIX Connectivity
8 66 (0.90%) HTTP
9 65 (0.88%) DHCP
10 62 (0.84%) Wireless
11 61 (0.83%) Network Security
12 58 (0.79%) MPLS
13 57 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
14 51 (0.69%) BGP
15 46 (0.63%) OSPF
16 42 (0.57%) SNMP
17 41 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
18 40 (0.54%) VPN
19 37 (0.50%) Unified Communications
20 34 (0.46%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,225 (16.65%) Big Data
2 848 (11.52%) SQL Server
3 485 (6.59%) NoSQL
4 462 (6.28%) Blockchain
5 453 (6.16%) Relational Database
6 331 (4.50%) MongoDB
7 259 (3.52%) MySQL
8 240 (3.26%) Hadoop
9 202 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 196 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
11 184 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
12 173 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 164 (2.23%) Redis
14 158 (2.15%) DB2
15 147 (2.00%) RDBMS
16 142 (1.93%) Oracle Database
17 102 (1.39%) Data Lake
18 94 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
19 83 (1.13%) SQL Server 2016
20 76 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 495 (6.73%) Git (software)
2 361 (4.91%) Jenkins
3 310 (4.21%) JIRA
4 307 (4.17%) Maven
5 201 (2.73%) Selenium
6 187 (2.54%) JUnit
7 147 (2.00%) Cucumber
8 146 (1.98%) Subversion
9 119 (1.62%) TeamCity
10 113 (1.54%) Mocha
11 97 (1.32%) NUnit
12 72 (0.98%) Visual Studio Team System
13 68 (0.92%) Eclipse
14 67 (0.91%) Gradle
15 66 (0.90%) Visual Studio
16 64 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 64 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
17 61 (0.83%) Babel
18 60 (0.82%) Rhino Mocks
19 58 (0.79%) Moq
General
1 5,698 (77.44%) Finance
2 2,497 (33.94%) Investment Banking
3 1,203 (16.35%) Financial Institution
4 896 (12.18%) Front Office
5 403 (5.48%) Telecoms
6 330 (4.48%) Retail
7 281 (3.82%) Back Office
8 265 (3.60%) Retail Banking
9 246 (3.34%) Legal
10 186 (2.53%) Marketing
11 149 (2.03%) Advertising
12 117 (1.59%) Corporate Banking
13 99 (1.35%) Games
14 92 (1.25%) Law
15 91 (1.24%) German Language
16 80 (1.09%) Private Banking
17 77 (1.05%) French Language
18 75 (1.02%) Italian Language
19 55 (0.75%) Manufacturing
20 34 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2,535 (34.45%) Developer
2 1,019 (13.85%) Analyst
3 817 (11.10%) Java Developer
4 537 (7.30%) C# Developer
5 427 (5.80%) Senior Developer
6 409 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 383 (5.21%) Consultant
8 380 (5.16%) Architect
9 376 (5.11%) .NET Developer
10 316 (4.29%) Banking Analyst
11 276 (3.75%) Project Manager
12 275 (3.74%) Applications Support
13 266 (3.62%) C# .NET Developer
14 232 (3.15%) Junior
15 212 (2.88%) SQL Developer
16 210 (2.85%) Software Engineer
17 178 (2.42%) Junior Developer
18 177 (2.41%) Support Analyst
19 159 (2.16%) JavaScript Developer
20 157 (2.13%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,107 (15.04%) .NET
2 781 (10.61%) AngularJS
3 758 (10.30%) HTML
4 540 (7.34%) Spring
5 537 (7.30%) CSS
6 475 (6.46%) React
7 464 (6.31%) Web Services
8 443 (6.02%) RESTful
9 436 (5.93%) HTML5
10 429 (5.83%) ASP.NET
11 426 (5.79%) Node.js
12 416 (5.65%) REST
13 285 (3.87%) XML
14 282 (3.83%) .NET Framework
15 273 (3.71%) WPF
16 255 (3.47%) Kafka
17 233 (3.17%) ASP.NET MVC
18 230 (3.13%) WCF
19 215 (2.92%) FIX Protocol
20 211 (2.87%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1,237 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
2 907 (12.33%) Cyberthreat
3 881 (11.97%) Computer Science
4 691 (9.39%) Fintech
5 600 (8.15%) Fixed Income
6 578 (7.86%) Equities
7 465 (6.32%) Derivative
8 462 (6.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 397 (5.40%) Greenfield Project
10 377 (5.12%) Hedge funds
11 276 (3.75%) Algorithms
12 257 (3.49%) Self-Motivation
13 238 (3.23%) Data Centre
14 237 (3.22%) Management Information System
15 232 (3.15%) User Experience
16 219 (2.98%) Mobile App
17 215 (2.92%) Data Structures
18 170 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
19 136 (1.85%) Virtual Team
20 118 (1.60%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1,004 (13.65%) Linux
2 856 (11.63%) Windows
3 741 (10.07%) Unix
4 201 (2.73%) Windows Server
5 107 (1.45%) Windows 7
6 105 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 87 (1.18%) Solaris
8 82 (1.11%) Windows 10
9 79 (1.07%) Apple iOS
10 73 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
11 72 (0.98%) Android
12 62 (0.84%) VMS
13 54 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
14 43 (0.58%) AIX
15 36 (0.49%) HPUX
16 34 (0.46%) Ubuntu
17 27 (0.37%) CentOS
18 17 (0.23%) Mac OS X
19 12 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
20 11 (0.15%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,213 (30.08%) Agile Software Development
2 1,590 (21.61%) Problem-Solving
3 1,209 (16.43%) Investment Management
4 1,167 (15.86%) Risk Management
5 1,150 (15.63%) Low Latency
6 920 (12.50%) Strategic Thinking
7 919 (12.49%) Innovative Thinking
8 801 (10.89%) TDD
9 746 (10.14%) Analytics
10 696 (9.46%) OO
11 687 (9.34%) Project Management
12 669 (9.09%) Test Automation
13 642 (8.73%) Scrum
14 640 (8.70%) DevOps
15 603 (8.20%) SDLC
16 574 (7.80%) Stakeholder Management
17 502 (6.82%) Microservices
17 502 (6.82%) Software Engineering
18 496 (6.74%) Asset Management
19 476 (6.47%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2,368 (32.18%) Java
2 2,089 (28.39%) SQL
3 1,225 (16.65%) C#
4 1,129 (15.34%) JavaScript
5 940 (12.78%) Python
6 625 (8.49%) C++
7 360 (4.89%) Java 8
8 303 (4.12%) Perl
9 301 (4.09%) Scala
10 271 (3.68%) PowerShell
11 253 (3.44%) Bash Shell
12 214 (2.91%) C
13 201 (2.73%) Ruby
14 193 (2.62%) Shell Script
15 189 (2.57%) VBA
16 177 (2.41%) ES6
17 164 (2.23%) PL/SQL
18 163 (2.22%) T-SQL
19 109 (1.48%) R
20 100 (1.36%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1,395 (18.96%) Degree
2 380 (5.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 154 (2.09%) Master's Degree
4 143 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
5 128 (1.74%) CISSP
6 91 (1.24%) CCNP
7 70 (0.95%) CCNA
7 70 (0.95%) CISM
7 70 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 68 (0.92%) PhD
9 62 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 61 (0.83%) CCIE
10 61 (0.83%) PMI Certification
11 60 (0.82%) CISA
12 59 (0.80%) MCSE
13 49 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
13 49 (0.67%) PMP
14 42 (0.57%) Numerate Degree
15 40 (0.54%) CompTIA Security+
16 37 (0.50%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 407 (5.53%) QA
2 116 (1.58%) Data Quality
3 103 (1.40%) MiFID
4 96 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 88 (1.20%) SLA
6 78 (1.06%) GDPR
7 67 (0.91%) PMO
8 59 (0.80%) PSD2
9 52 (0.71%) SEPA
10 43 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 26 (0.35%) IFRS
12 25 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
13 24 (0.33%) COBIT
14 22 (0.30%) IFRS 9
15 20 (0.27%) PCI DSS
15 20 (0.27%) Solvency II
16 19 (0.26%) FATCA
17 15 (0.20%) EMIR
17 15 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 14 (0.19%) GCP
System Software
1 344 (4.68%) Docker
2 231 (3.14%) Active Directory
3 101 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
4 97 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 33 (0.45%) vSphere
6 30 (0.41%) Hyper-V
7 29 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
7 29 (0.39%) XenApp
8 23 (0.31%) HDFS
9 19 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
9 19 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
10 16 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
11 15 (0.20%) XenDesktop
12 13 (0.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 9 (0.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 8 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 8 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
15 5 (0.068%) VMware Workstation
16 4 (0.054%) Apache Flume
16 4 (0.054%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 231 (3.14%) Ansible
2 206 (2.80%) Kubernetes
3 151 (2.05%) Puppet
4 139 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
5 82 (1.11%) SCCM
6 65 (0.88%) Terraform
7 59 (0.80%) Docker Swarm
8 39 (0.53%) Nagios
9 38 (0.52%) Control-M
10 34 (0.46%) ITRS Geneos
11 23 (0.31%) Kibana
12 18 (0.24%) Salt
13 17 (0.23%) Packer
13 17 (0.23%) SCOM
13 17 (0.23%) WSUS
14 15 (0.20%) CFEngine
14 15 (0.20%) Icinga
15 14 (0.19%) Grafana
16 13 (0.18%) Mesos
17 12 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 742 (10.08%) Oracle
2 649 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 336 (4.57%) Sybase
4 213 (2.89%) Cisco
5 165 (2.24%) Bloomberg
6 158 (2.15%) VMware
7 155 (2.11%) IBM
8 149 (2.03%) Citrix
9 139 (1.89%) Splunk
10 118 (1.60%) Red Hat
11 114 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
12 109 (1.48%) Reuters
13 96 (1.30%) Tableau
14 83 (1.13%) F5
15 81 (1.10%) AppDynamics
16 76 (1.03%) SAP
17 73 (0.99%) Google
18 64 (0.87%) CheckPoint
19 62 (0.84%) Calypso
20 60 (0.82%) Adobe