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 23 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England / London
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 10258 11581 13085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 29.76% 28.62% 29.77%
As % of the General category 59.39% 54.57% 54.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8058 9763 11036
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £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 17272 21222 23813
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 50.10% 52.45% 54.17%
Number of salaries quoted 13782 18111 19545
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £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 23 May 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 23 May 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 1786 £62,500 +4.16% 430
Canary Wharf -2 60 £67,500 +17.39%
Kingston Upon Thames +4 36 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Bromley 0 29 £65,000 +39.03% 1
Westminster +10 27 £85,000 +101.82% 1
West End of London +5 23 £60,000 -7.69% 43
Croydon -5 21 £55,000 - 3
Uxbridge -2 17 £70,000 +59.09% 1
Wimbledon -2 14 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Docklands, London 0 13 £57,500 +18.55%
Mitcham - 13 £60,000 - 1
Mayfair +5 11 £85,000 -15.00%
Romford +4 10 £60,000 +172.72% 2
Hammersmith -9 9 £115,000 +116.98%
Teddington - 9 £55,000 -
Hackney - 9 - -
Feltham +5 7 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Paddington +1 7 £58,000 -
Barnet - 7 £45,000 -
Twickenham -11 6 £43,750 +4.16%
Beckenham +4 5 £45,000 -2.17%
Brentford -4 5 £45,000 -14.28% 2
New Malden +1 4 £55,000 +29.41%
Chiswick -10 4 £52,500 -4.54%
Chessington - 3 £37,500 - 2
Hillingdon - 3 £58,500 -
Greenwich - 2 £50,000 -
Harrow +2 1 £47,500 -
Hayes +1 1 £85,000 +100.00%
Wembley -4 1 £32,500 -35.00%
Surbiton -5 1 £25,000 -37.50% 4
Southwark -8 1 £60,000 +9.09%
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 5901 (29.45%) Banking
2 5540 (27.65%) Agile Software Development
3 5002 (24.97%) SQL
4 3768 (18.81%) Java
5 3275 (16.35%) C#
6 3187 (15.91%) SQL Server
7 3024 (15.09%) Degree
8 2896 (14.46%) .NET
9 2697 (13.46%) Microsoft
10 2630 (13.13%) JavaScript
11 2459 (12.27%) Windows
12 2357 (11.76%) Linux
13 2067 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
14 2048 (10.22%) Oracle
15 2009 (10.03%) Investment Banking
16 1916 (9.56%) Project Management
17 1846 (9.21%) Scrum
18 1836 (9.16%) Python
19 1808 (9.02%) Analytics
20 1783 (8.90%) Stakeholder Management
21 1777 (8.87%) HTML
22 1746 (8.72%) Fintech
23 1665 (8.31%) Retail
24 1580 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
25 1578 (7.88%) Computer Science
26 1573 (7.85%) TDD
27 1413 (7.05%) CSS
28 1386 (6.92%) AngularJS
29 1337 (6.67%) Asset Management
30 1307 (6.52%) Unix

Finance
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
1 595 (2.97%) SharePoint
2 401 (2.00%) MS Exchange
3 317 (1.58%) IIS
4 315 (1.57%) Apache Spark
5 308 (1.54%) Apache
6 274 (1.37%) Confluence
6 274 (1.37%) SAS
6 274 (1.37%) Tomcat
7 270 (1.35%) WebSphere
8 234 (1.17%) CMS
9 216 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
10 203 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
11 186 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
12 173 (0.86%) JBoss
13 148 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
14 143 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
15 140 (0.70%) Skype for Business
16 115 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 115 (0.57%) WebLogic
17 104 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1069 (5.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 673 (3.36%) Microsoft Office
3 373 (1.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 222 (1.11%) Microsoft Project
5 187 (0.93%) MS Visio
6 107 (0.53%) Photoshop
7 75 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
8 54 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
9 51 (0.25%) SPSS
10 23 (0.11%) Stata
11 21 (0.10%) InVision
12 15 (0.075%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 13 (0.065%) EViews
14 10 (0.050%) OmniGraffle
15 9 (0.045%) HipChat
16 7 (0.035%) Campfire
17 6 (0.030%) InfoPath
18 4 (0.020%) AutoCAD
18 4 (0.020%) GIMP
19 3 (0.015%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 243 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 217 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 181 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
4 136 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
5 101 (0.50%) SAP FI
6 90 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
6 90 (0.45%) SAP CO
6 90 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
7 82 (0.41%) SAP BPC
8 78 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
9 77 (0.38%) Actimize
10 68 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
11 67 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 62 (0.31%) HFM
13 59 (0.29%) NetSuite
14 57 (0.28%) Hyperion Planning
15 52 (0.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
16 50 (0.25%) Markit EDM
17 44 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
17 44 (0.22%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 898 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
2 730 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 445 (2.22%) SaaS
4 324 (1.62%) Office 365
5 189 (0.94%) GitHub
6 139 (0.69%) PaaS
7 131 (0.65%) IaaS
8 120 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
9 62 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
10 61 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
11 49 (0.24%) FinancialForce.com
12 45 (0.22%) Force.com
13 38 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
13 38 (0.19%) Google Analytics
13 38 (0.19%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 36 (0.18%) G Suite
15 35 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
16 33 (0.16%) Amazon S3
17 29 (0.14%) Mimecast
18 28 (0.14%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 692 (3.45%) Firewall
2 432 (2.16%) WAN
3 397 (1.98%) Internet
4 392 (1.96%) TCP/IP
5 374 (1.87%) LAN
6 341 (1.70%) VPN
7 303 (1.51%) DNS
8 290 (1.45%) SAN
9 240 (1.20%) Network Security
10 231 (1.15%) VoIP
11 201 (1.00%) DHCP
12 171 (0.85%) Intranet
13 168 (0.84%) BGP
14 163 (0.81%) MPLS
15 149 (0.74%) HTTP
16 143 (0.71%) Wireless
17 134 (0.67%) Multicast
18 133 (0.66%) OSPF
19 128 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
20 123 (0.61%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3187 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 838 (4.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 821 (4.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 819 (4.09%) Big Data
5 727 (3.63%) Data Warehouse
6 605 (3.02%) NoSQL
7 597 (2.98%) Relational Database
8 456 (2.28%) MySQL
9 452 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 447 (2.23%) Hadoop
11 437 (2.18%) MongoDB
12 359 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
13 288 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
14 287 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
15 276 (1.38%) Oracle Database
16 265 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
17 228 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
18 224 (1.12%) Power BI
19 214 (1.07%) RDBMS
20 213 (1.06%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 767 (3.83%) JIRA
2 644 (3.21%) Jenkins
3 570 (2.85%) Git (software)
4 471 (2.35%) Selenium
5 448 (2.24%) Maven
6 432 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 415 (2.07%) Subversion
8 404 (2.02%) TeamCity
9 299 (1.49%) JUnit
10 291 (1.45%) Visual Studio
11 229 (1.14%) NUnit
12 182 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 178 (0.89%) Cucumber
14 166 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
15 159 (0.79%) Gradle
16 157 (0.78%) Eclipse
17 140 (0.70%) Moq
17 140 (0.70%) Rhino Mocks
18 127 (0.63%) Ant
19 121 (0.60%) Grunt
General
1 5901 (29.45%) Banking
2 2009 (10.03%) Investment Banking
3 1665 (8.31%) Retail
4 1203 (6.00%) Front Office
5 1113 (5.56%) Marketing
6 1058 (5.28%) Financial Institution
7 977 (4.88%) Telecoms
8 915 (4.57%) Legal
9 607 (3.03%) Retail Banking
10 572 (2.86%) Back Office
11 453 (2.26%) Law
12 397 (1.98%) Manufacturing
13 333 (1.66%) Advertising
14 258 (1.29%) Electronics
15 215 (1.07%) Games
16 178 (0.89%) Billing
17 145 (0.72%) Corporate Banking
18 122 (0.61%) Private Banking
19 120 (0.60%) Publishing
20 98 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6064 (30.27%) Developer
2 3548 (17.71%) Analyst
3 1635 (8.16%) Java Developer
4 1548 (7.73%) C# Developer
5 1304 (6.51%) Consultant
6 1191 (5.94%) Business Analyst
7 1112 (5.55%) Senior Developer
8 1103 (5.51%) Architect
9 1084 (5.41%) .NET Developer
10 916 (4.57%) Project Manager
11 738 (3.68%) C# .NET Developer
12 633 (3.16%) SQL Developer
13 627 (3.13%) Support Analyst
14 609 (3.04%) Financial Analyst
15 508 (2.54%) Applications Support
16 487 (2.43%) Junior
17 480 (2.40%) Senior Java Developer
18 473 (2.36%) Administrator
19 471 (2.35%) IT Manager
20 425 (2.12%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2896 (14.46%) .NET
2 1777 (8.87%) HTML
3 1413 (7.05%) CSS
4 1386 (6.92%) AngularJS
5 1090 (5.44%) ASP.NET
6 976 (4.87%) XML
7 844 (4.21%) Web Services
8 802 (4.00%) HTML5
9 652 (3.25%) WCF
10 621 (3.10%) WPF
11 617 (3.08%) Spring
12 611 (3.05%) ASP.NET MVC
13 601 (3.00%) jQuery
14 574 (2.87%) React
15 549 (2.74%) REST
16 510 (2.55%) Node.js
17 507 (2.53%) .NET Framework
18 442 (2.21%) CSS3
19 417 (2.08%) FIX Protocol
20 414 (2.07%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2067 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1746 (8.72%) Fintech
3 1578 (7.88%) Computer Science
4 859 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
5 805 (4.02%) Management Information System
6 790 (3.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 763 (3.81%) Fixed Income
8 760 (3.79%) User Experience
9 750 (3.74%) Derivative
10 747 (3.73%) Hedge funds
11 725 (3.62%) Equities
12 558 (2.79%) Data Centre
13 431 (2.15%) Algorithms
14 409 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
15 362 (1.81%) Data Structures
16 283 (1.41%) Mobile App
17 210 (1.05%) Clustering
18 202 (1.01%) Virtual Team
19 189 (0.94%) Client/Server
20 187 (0.93%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2459 (12.27%) Windows
2 2357 (11.76%) Linux
3 1307 (6.52%) Unix
4 794 (3.96%) Windows Server
5 385 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 351 (1.75%) Windows 7
7 315 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 302 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 254 (1.27%) Apple iOS
10 252 (1.26%) Android
11 182 (0.91%) Solaris
12 156 (0.78%) Windows 10
13 89 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
14 77 (0.38%) Windows 8
15 74 (0.37%) CentOS
16 47 (0.23%) Mac OS X
17 45 (0.22%) Ubuntu
18 40 (0.20%) AIX
19 35 (0.17%) Windows XP
20 24 (0.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5540 (27.65%) Agile Software Development
2 1916 (9.56%) Project Management
3 1846 (9.21%) Scrum
4 1808 (9.02%) Analytics
5 1783 (8.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 1580 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
7 1573 (7.85%) TDD
8 1337 (6.67%) Asset Management
9 1294 (6.46%) Software Engineering
10 1280 (6.39%) OO
11 1276 (6.37%) SDLC
12 1264 (6.31%) ITIL
13 1225 (6.11%) DevOps
14 1162 (5.80%) Business Analysis
15 1112 (5.55%) MVC
16 1108 (5.53%) Continuous Integration
17 1095 (5.47%) Multithreading
18 985 (4.92%) Test Automation
19 973 (4.86%) Risk Management
20 965 (4.82%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5002 (24.97%) SQL
2 3768 (18.81%) Java
3 3275 (16.35%) C#
4 2630 (13.13%) JavaScript
5 1836 (9.16%) Python
6 1136 (5.67%) C++
7 791 (3.95%) T-SQL
8 703 (3.51%) PowerShell
9 504 (2.52%) C
10 463 (2.31%) Perl
11 427 (2.13%) Scala
12 401 (2.00%) VBA
13 370 (1.85%) Ruby
14 337 (1.68%) PHP
15 330 (1.65%) Shell Script
16 328 (1.64%) R
17 302 (1.51%) Bash Shell
18 193 (0.96%) PL/SQL
19 180 (0.90%) VB
20 151 (0.75%) ES6
Qualifications
1 3024 (15.09%) Degree
2 543 (2.71%) CISSP
3 424 (2.12%) Cisco Certification
4 405 (2.02%) CISM
5 329 (1.64%) CISA
6 287 (1.43%) PhD
7 252 (1.26%) CCNP
8 244 (1.22%) PMI Certification
9 229 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
10 227 (1.13%) ISEB
11 191 (0.95%) PMP
12 178 (0.89%) CCNA
13 143 (0.71%) CCIE
14 141 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
15 140 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 122 (0.61%) GIAC
17 118 (0.59%) Security Cleared
18 101 (0.50%) ACCA
19 99 (0.49%) ISTQB
20 95 (0.47%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1077 (5.38%) QA
2 334 (1.67%) PMO
3 304 (1.52%) MiFID
4 299 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 270 (1.35%) SLA
6 208 (1.04%) Data Quality
7 158 (0.79%) COBIT
8 150 (0.75%) PCI DSS
9 111 (0.55%) GDPR
10 80 (0.40%) EMIR
11 65 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 55 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
13 39 (0.19%) IFRS
14 36 (0.18%) Basel III
15 33 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
15 33 (0.16%) ISO27002
16 29 (0.14%) FATCA
17 28 (0.14%) IFRS 9
17 28 (0.14%) SEPA
18 26 (0.13%) ISO22301
System Software
1 970 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 471 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 452 (2.26%) Docker
4 172 (0.86%) Hyper-V
5 121 (0.60%) vSphere
6 118 (0.59%) XenApp
7 76 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
8 74 (0.37%) XenDesktop
9 54 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
10 50 (0.25%) NFS
11 49 (0.24%) Apache Flume
12 45 (0.22%) HDFS
13 42 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
14 34 (0.17%) KVM
15 33 (0.16%) Xen
16 30 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
17 28 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
18 27 (0.13%) XenServer
19 25 (0.12%) SRDF
20 24 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 472 (2.36%) Puppet
2 388 (1.94%) Ansible
3 335 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
4 273 (1.36%) SCCM
5 155 (0.77%) Kubernetes
6 140 (0.70%) Nagios
7 127 (0.63%) Control-M
8 85 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
9 78 (0.39%) Terraform
10 75 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
11 64 (0.32%) Nessus
12 55 (0.27%) SCOM
13 54 (0.27%) Cisco UCCX
14 51 (0.25%) WSUS
15 50 (0.25%) Cisco UCCE
15 50 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
16 48 (0.24%) logstash
17 46 (0.23%) Backup Exec
18 41 (0.20%) Kibana
19 39 (0.19%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 2697 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 2048 (10.22%) Oracle
3 822 (4.10%) Cisco
4 804 (4.01%) VMware
5 785 (3.92%) SAP
6 486 (2.43%) Salesforce.com
7 472 (2.36%) Citrix
8 348 (1.74%) Sybase
9 347 (1.73%) Red Hat
10 328 (1.64%) Tableau
11 309 (1.54%) HP
12 299 (1.49%) IBM
13 274 (1.37%) Bloomberg
14 270 (1.35%) Google
15 264 (1.32%) Splunk
16 235 (1.17%) CheckPoint
17 213 (1.06%) Palo Alto
18 209 (1.04%) Adobe
19 191 (0.95%) TIBCO
20 176 (0.88%) Juniper
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