The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
England / London
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 9785 12284 12401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 29.11% 29.32% 29.39%
As % of the General category 58.23% 55.26% 54.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8104 10467 10402
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 16805 22230 22953
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 49.99% 53.06% 54.39%
Number of salaries quoted 14005 18852 18865
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,850 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Finance as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in London

Finance
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance in London.

Salary trend for Finance in London

Finance
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in London

Finance
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the London region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London 0 1857 £62,500 +4.16% 426
Canary Wharf -1 61 £65,000 +8.33%
Kingston Upon Thames +23 38 £45,000 +17.04% 15
Croydon -1 37 £62,500 +25.00% 5
Bromley +1 33 £37,500 -11.76% 2
West End of London +1 32 £52,500 +28.04% 39
Uxbridge +1 25 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Wimbledon -2 24 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Docklands, London +3 18 £42,500 -19.04%
Westminster +5 17 £33,340 -44.43% 2
Hackney - 15 - -
Beckenham +5 12 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Mitcham - 12 £60,000 -
Twickenham +6 11 £42,500 - 2
Mayfair 0 7 £70,000 -30.00%
Brentford -3 7 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Feltham +5 5 - -
Morden - 5 £57,500 -
Hounslow -2 4 £57,500 - 2
Wembley -5 4 £35,000 +2.94%
Hammersmith -12 4 £115,000 +109.09% 1
Teddington - 4 £50,000 - 2
Upminster - 4 £21,500 - 2
Barnet - 4 £46,250 -
Chessington - 4 £37,500 -
Romford +3 3 £60,000 +21.21% 1
Paddington -1 3 £58,000 -
Chiswick -13 3 £50,000 -9.09%
Lewisham - 3 £45,500 -
Clapham +5 2 £30,000 -52.00%
Moorgate -1 2 £50,000 +81.81%
Hayes +2 1 - -
Harrow 0 1 £80,000 +68.42% 1
Heathrow -7 1 - -
Northwood - 1 £40,000 -
Finchley - 1 £75,000 -
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Finance.

1 5877 (29.52%) Banking
2 5536 (27.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5000 (25.11%) SQL
4 3700 (18.58%) Java
5 3276 (16.45%) C#
6 3149 (15.82%) Degree
7 3026 (15.20%) SQL Server
8 2966 (14.90%) .NET
9 2643 (13.27%) JavaScript
10 2599 (13.05%) Microsoft
11 2382 (11.96%) Linux
12 2359 (11.85%) Windows
13 2052 (10.31%) Oracle
14 2010 (10.10%) Project Management
15 1930 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
16 1918 (9.63%) HTML
17 1825 (9.17%) Python
18 1797 (9.03%) MS Excel
19 1777 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
20 1752 (8.80%) Scrum
21 1613 (8.10%) Fintech
22 1575 (7.91%) Computer Science
23 1551 (7.79%) TDD
24 1533 (7.70%) Analytics
25 1473 (7.40%) Business Intelligence
26 1446 (7.26%) CSS
27 1427 (7.17%) Investment Banking
28 1415 (7.11%) Software Engineering
29 1384 (6.95%) AngularJS
30 1318 (6.62%) Unix

Finance
Top Related 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
1 604 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 387 (1.94%) IIS
3 348 (1.75%) MS Exchange
4 340 (1.71%) Apache Spark
5 334 (1.68%) Apache
6 330 (1.66%) WebSphere
7 300 (1.51%) Tomcat
8 242 (1.22%) Confluence
9 240 (1.21%) SAS
10 238 (1.20%) CMS
11 220 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
12 187 (0.94%) JBoss
13 167 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
14 163 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
15 144 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
16 142 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
17 136 (0.68%) WebLogic
18 125 (0.63%) Skype for Business
19 124 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 97 (0.49%) Jetty
Applications
1 1797 (9.03%) MS Excel
2 716 (3.60%) MS Office
3 386 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 276 (1.39%) MS Project
5 188 (0.94%) MS Visio
6 103 (0.52%) Photoshop
7 68 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
8 47 (0.24%) SPSS
9 41 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
10 27 (0.14%) InVision
11 18 (0.090%) Stata
12 12 (0.060%) EViews
13 10 (0.050%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 10 (0.050%) OmniGraffle
14 9 (0.045%) InfoPath
15 6 (0.030%) HipChat
16 4 (0.020%) Camtasia
16 4 (0.020%) GNU Octave
17 3 (0.015%) Adobe Captivate
17 3 (0.015%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 208 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 177 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
3 163 (0.82%) Oracle Financials
4 143 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 120 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
6 101 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
7 95 (0.48%) SAP FI
8 85 (0.43%) SAP CO
8 85 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
9 76 (0.38%) SAP BPC
10 68 (0.34%) Unit4 Business World
11 66 (0.33%) NetSuite
12 65 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 64 (0.32%) HFM
14 60 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
15 52 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
16 49 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
17 47 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
18 43 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
19 41 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 862 (4.33%) Amazon AWS
2 622 (3.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 424 (2.13%) SaaS
4 325 (1.63%) Office 365
5 166 (0.83%) GitHub
6 139 (0.70%) PaaS
7 121 (0.61%) IaaS
8 113 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
9 75 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
10 69 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
11 48 (0.24%) G Suite
12 45 (0.23%) FinancialForce.com
13 38 (0.19%) Mimecast
14 37 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
15 36 (0.18%) Force.com
16 30 (0.15%) Slack
17 26 (0.13%) Google Analytics
18 25 (0.13%) Amazon S3
19 23 (0.12%) Yammer
20 22 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 728 (3.66%) Firewall
2 425 (2.13%) WAN
3 422 (2.12%) Internet
4 382 (1.92%) TCP/IP
5 376 (1.89%) LAN
6 300 (1.51%) VPN
7 287 (1.44%) SAN
8 275 (1.38%) DNS
9 238 (1.20%) Network Security
10 229 (1.15%) Intranet
11 188 (0.94%) HTTP
12 179 (0.90%) VoIP
13 176 (0.88%) BGP
14 175 (0.88%) DHCP
15 167 (0.84%) MPLS
16 145 (0.73%) OSPF
17 144 (0.72%) Multicast
18 135 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
19 125 (0.63%) Wireless
20 114 (0.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3026 (15.20%) SQL Server
2 853 (4.28%) Big Data
3 777 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
4 735 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 693 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 676 (3.40%) Relational Database
7 583 (2.93%) NoSQL
8 498 (2.50%) Hadoop
9 448 (2.25%) MySQL
10 418 (2.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 385 (1.93%) MongoDB
12 320 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
13 316 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
14 307 (1.54%) Oracle Database
15 289 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
16 258 (1.30%) RDBMS
17 251 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
18 204 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
19 200 (1.00%) QlikView
20 197 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 675 (3.39%) JIRA
2 582 (2.92%) Jenkins
3 514 (2.58%) Git (software)
4 468 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 452 (2.27%) Selenium
6 412 (2.07%) Maven
7 381 (1.91%) Subversion
8 363 (1.82%) TeamCity
9 293 (1.47%) Visual Studio
10 259 (1.30%) JUnit
11 243 (1.22%) NUnit
12 223 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 196 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
14 161 (0.81%) Gradle
15 160 (0.80%) Hudson
16 157 (0.79%) MSBuild
17 152 (0.76%) Moq
18 147 (0.74%) Cucumber
19 146 (0.73%) Eclipse
19 146 (0.73%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 5877 (29.52%) Banking
2 1427 (7.17%) Investment Banking
3 1270 (6.38%) Retail
4 1145 (5.75%) Telecoms
5 1051 (5.28%) Front Office
6 992 (4.98%) Marketing
7 980 (4.92%) Financial Institution
8 859 (4.31%) Legal
9 596 (2.99%) Back Office
10 389 (1.95%) Law
11 306 (1.54%) Advertising
12 299 (1.50%) Manufacturing
13 240 (1.21%) Games
14 178 (0.89%) Electronics
15 149 (0.75%) Retail Banking
16 147 (0.74%) Corporate Banking
17 121 (0.61%) Publishing
18 120 (0.60%) Billing
19 112 (0.56%) Private Banking
20 100 (0.50%) French Language
Job Titles
1 6133 (30.80%) Developer
2 3552 (17.84%) Analyst
3 1617 (8.12%) Java Developer
4 1600 (8.04%) C# Developer
5 1343 (6.75%) Consultant
6 1204 (6.05%) Business Analyst
7 1203 (6.04%) .NET Developer
8 1140 (5.73%) Architect
9 1125 (5.65%) Senior Developer
10 1049 (5.27%) Project Manager
11 844 (4.24%) C# .NET Developer
12 700 (3.52%) SQL Developer
13 600 (3.01%) Financial Analyst
14 556 (2.79%) Support Analyst
15 538 (2.70%) Applications Support
16 508 (2.55%) Junior
17 479 (2.41%) IT Manager
18 478 (2.40%) Senior Java Developer
19 477 (2.40%) Administrator
20 461 (2.32%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2966 (14.90%) .NET
2 1918 (9.63%) HTML
3 1446 (7.26%) CSS
4 1384 (6.95%) AngularJS
5 1145 (5.75%) ASP.NET
6 1032 (5.18%) XML
7 918 (4.61%) HTML5
8 911 (4.58%) Web Services
9 630 (3.16%) WPF
10 629 (3.16%) WCF
11 622 (3.12%) ASP.NET MVC
12 576 (2.89%) REST
13 573 (2.88%) Spring
14 571 (2.87%) React
15 565 (2.84%) jQuery
16 513 (2.58%) Node.js
17 511 (2.57%) .NET Framework
18 491 (2.47%) CSS3
19 430 (2.16%) RESTful
20 385 (1.93%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1930 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1613 (8.10%) Fintech
3 1575 (7.91%) Computer Science
4 777 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 736 (3.70%) Hedge funds
6 699 (3.51%) User Experience
7 687 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 669 (3.36%) Derivative
9 650 (3.26%) Fixed Income
10 634 (3.18%) Equities
11 621 (3.12%) Data Centre
12 429 (2.15%) Algorithms
13 412 (2.07%) Client/Server
14 396 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
15 362 (1.82%) Data Structures
16 266 (1.34%) Mobile App
17 227 (1.14%) Online Banking
18 188 (0.94%) Credit Risk
19 175 (0.88%) Clustering
20 162 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2382 (11.96%) Linux
2 2359 (11.85%) Windows
3 1318 (6.62%) Unix
4 711 (3.57%) Windows Server
5 341 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 322 (1.62%) Windows 7
7 303 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 288 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 257 (1.29%) Android
10 246 (1.24%) Apple iOS
11 200 (1.00%) Solaris
12 114 (0.57%) Windows 10
13 91 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
14 89 (0.45%) CentOS
15 84 (0.42%) Windows 8
16 67 (0.34%) Mac OS X
17 48 (0.24%) Ubuntu
18 45 (0.23%) Windows XP
19 36 (0.18%) AIX
20 35 (0.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5536 (27.81%) Agile Software Development
2 2010 (10.10%) Project Management
3 1777 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 1752 (8.80%) Scrum
5 1551 (7.79%) TDD
6 1533 (7.70%) Analytics
7 1473 (7.40%) Business Intelligence
8 1415 (7.11%) Software Engineering
9 1284 (6.45%) ITIL
10 1272 (6.39%) OO
11 1233 (6.19%) SDLC
12 1148 (5.77%) DevOps
13 1134 (5.70%) Business Analysis
14 1124 (5.65%) MVC
15 1050 (5.27%) Continuous Integration
16 1034 (5.19%) Multithreading
17 1017 (5.11%) Risk Management
18 1004 (5.04%) Mathematics
19 953 (4.79%) E-Commerce
20 931 (4.68%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5000 (25.11%) SQL
2 3700 (18.58%) Java
3 3276 (16.45%) C#
4 2643 (13.27%) JavaScript
5 1825 (9.17%) Python
6 1248 (6.27%) C++
7 724 (3.64%) PowerShell
8 676 (3.40%) T-SQL
9 559 (2.81%) Perl
10 532 (2.67%) C
11 468 (2.35%) Scala
12 393 (1.97%) Ruby
13 354 (1.78%) PHP
14 351 (1.76%) Bash Shell
15 343 (1.72%) VBA
16 304 (1.53%) Shell Script
17 278 (1.40%) R
18 196 (0.98%) PL/SQL
19 188 (0.94%) VB
20 173 (0.87%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3149 (15.82%) Degree
2 537 (2.70%) CISSP
3 414 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
4 394 (1.98%) CISM
5 330 (1.66%) CISA
6 281 (1.41%) ISEB
7 268 (1.35%) PMI Certification
8 264 (1.33%) CCNP
9 260 (1.31%) PhD
10 254 (1.28%) PMP
11 196 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
12 186 (0.93%) CCNA
13 142 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 135 (0.68%) CCIE
15 129 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
16 115 (0.58%) ISTQB
17 114 (0.57%) CIMA
18 106 (0.53%) ACCA
18 106 (0.53%) GIAC
19 105 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1096 (5.50%) QA
2 401 (2.01%) PMO
3 333 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 292 (1.47%) MiFID
5 291 (1.46%) SLA
6 191 (0.96%) COBIT
7 189 (0.95%) Data Quality
8 162 (0.81%) PCI DSS
9 91 (0.46%) EMIR
10 85 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 60 (0.30%) GDPR
12 56 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
13 53 (0.27%) IFRS
14 48 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 17799
15 40 (0.20%) Basel III
16 37 (0.19%) IFRS 9
17 28 (0.14%) Basel II
17 28 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
17 28 (0.14%) ISO22301
17 28 (0.14%) SEPA
System Software
1 916 (4.60%) Active Directory
2 484 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 374 (1.88%) Docker
4 195 (0.98%) Hyper-V
5 126 (0.63%) XenApp
6 120 (0.60%) vSphere
7 81 (0.41%) NFS
8 77 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
9 66 (0.33%) KVM
10 64 (0.32%) XenDesktop
11 59 (0.30%) Xen
12 55 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
13 52 (0.26%) Apache Flume
14 51 (0.26%) SRDF
15 49 (0.25%) HDFS
16 45 (0.23%) VMware ESX
17 37 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
18 31 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
19 30 (0.15%) Terminal Services
20 29 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 478 (2.40%) Puppet
2 413 (2.07%) Ansible
3 355 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
4 226 (1.14%) SCCM
5 150 (0.75%) Nagios
6 127 (0.64%) Control-M
7 100 (0.50%) Kubernetes
8 84 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
9 79 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
10 64 (0.32%) Cisco UCCX
11 55 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
11 55 (0.28%) SCOM
12 52 (0.26%) Cisco UCCE
12 52 (0.26%) Nessus
13 46 (0.23%) Terraform
14 42 (0.21%) WSUS
15 38 (0.19%) FortiGate
16 32 (0.16%) CFEngine
17 31 (0.16%) ITRS Geneos
17 31 (0.16%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2599 (13.05%) Microsoft
2 2052 (10.31%) Oracle
3 858 (4.31%) Cisco
4 823 (4.13%) VMware
5 714 (3.59%) SAP
6 465 (2.34%) Citrix
7 453 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
8 379 (1.90%) Red Hat
9 365 (1.83%) HP
10 330 (1.66%) Sybase
11 324 (1.63%) IBM
12 292 (1.47%) Tableau
13 251 (1.26%) Google
14 250 (1.26%) Bloomberg
15 248 (1.25%) CheckPoint
16 208 (1.04%) Splunk
17 203 (1.02%) Adobe
17 203 (1.02%) Juniper
18 192 (0.96%) TIBCO
19 185 (0.93%) Palo Alto
City, London
Reco Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £90000.00 - £150000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits+bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Haysfm
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
KPRS
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £45k - £55k + excellent Benefits pac
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Energon People
Salary: £100000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surbiton, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £999,999 per annum £65,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago