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

Financial
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 11438 11208 13331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 31.23% 28.01% 29.69%
As % of the General category 61.28% 54.00% 54.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8236 9417 11292
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 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £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 18664 20756 24501
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 50.96% 51.87% 54.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14123 17772 20133
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 £91,500 £85,000 £87,500
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 June 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 June 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 1836 £60,000 - 418
Canary Wharf -1 49 £70,000 +21.73%
Bromley +1 36 £67,500 +3.84% 3
West End of London +7 32 £50,000 -28.57% 39
Croydon +3 28 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Westminster +5 23 £90,000 +76.27% 2
Kingston Upon Thames -7 20 £48,750 +8.33% 11
Wimbledon -4 19 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Uxbridge -8 18 £70,000 +59.09% 5
Romford +9 14 £50,000 +127.27% 2
Paddington +3 11 £55,000 -
Mayfair +3 11 £85,000 +21.42%
Mitcham - 9 £50,000 -
Brentford -8 8 £51,250 -2.38% 3
Feltham +8 7 £52,500 +50.00%
Hammersmith -23 7 £65,000 +18.18%
Docklands, London -7 6 £57,500 +18.55%
Teddington - 6 - -
Beckenham +2 5 £70,000 +52.17%
Barnet -2 5 £45,000 -35.71% 1
New Malden -7 4 £55,000 +22.22%
Hillingdon - 4 £46,250 -
Sidcup - 3 - -
Hayes +3 2 £85,000 +100.00% 1
Surbiton -5 2 £25,000 -37.50% 3
Greenwich - 2 £50,000 -
Ruislip - 2 £60,000 -
Harrow +4 1 £47,500 -19.14%
Coulsdon 0 1 £87,500 +75.00%
Chessington -1 1 £37,500 -31.81%
Southwark -5 1 £60,000 +9.09%
Wembley -8 1 £52,500 +9.37%
Twickenham -13 1 £62,500 +47.05% 2
Chiswick -16 1 £62,500 +13.63%
Hackney - 1 - -
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 6683 (31.67%) Banking
2 5903 (27.97%) Agile Software Development
3 5085 (24.10%) SQL
4 4020 (19.05%) Java
5 3250 (15.40%) SQL Server
6 3235 (15.33%) C#
7 3215 (15.24%) Degree
8 2885 (13.67%) Investment Banking
9 2855 (13.53%) .NET
10 2841 (13.46%) Microsoft
11 2618 (12.41%) JavaScript
12 2605 (12.34%) Retail
13 2598 (12.31%) Windows
14 2455 (11.63%) Linux
15 2414 (11.44%) Analytical Skills
16 2335 (11.07%) Asset Management
17 2201 (10.43%) Oracle
18 2080 (9.86%) Project Management
19 2005 (9.50%) Analytics
20 1977 (9.37%) Scrum
21 1928 (9.14%) Python
22 1832 (8.68%) Wealth Management
23 1800 (8.53%) Fintech
24 1770 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
25 1748 (8.28%) HTML
26 1665 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
27 1605 (7.61%) Computer Science
28 1592 (7.54%) TDD
29 1532 (7.26%) Retail Banking
30 1482 (7.02%) 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
1 635 (3.01%) SharePoint
2 468 (2.22%) MS Exchange
3 324 (1.54%) Tomcat
4 321 (1.52%) Apache
5 314 (1.49%) Apache Spark
6 295 (1.40%) WebSphere
7 286 (1.36%) SAS
8 270 (1.28%) Confluence
9 269 (1.27%) IIS
10 234 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
11 227 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
12 208 (0.99%) CMS
12 208 (0.99%) JBoss
13 181 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
14 163 (0.77%) Skype for Business
15 143 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
16 141 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
17 126 (0.60%) WebLogic
18 124 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 104 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1143 (5.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 743 (3.52%) Microsoft Office
3 385 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 225 (1.07%) Microsoft Project
5 194 (0.92%) MS Visio
6 108 (0.51%) Photoshop
7 86 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
8 63 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
9 53 (0.25%) SPSS
10 32 (0.15%) InVision
11 28 (0.13%) Stata
12 19 (0.090%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 13 (0.062%) EViews
14 10 (0.047%) OmniGraffle
15 9 (0.043%) HipChat
16 7 (0.033%) AutoCAD
16 7 (0.033%) Campfire
17 4 (0.019%) InfoPath
18 3 (0.014%) Chatbot
18 3 (0.014%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 292 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 268 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 162 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
4 125 (0.59%) Oracle Financials
5 120 (0.57%) SAP FI
6 111 (0.53%) SAP CO
6 111 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
7 102 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
8 93 (0.44%) Actimize
9 82 (0.39%) SAP BPC
10 72 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 67 (0.32%) NetSuite
11 67 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
12 59 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
12 59 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 57 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
14 55 (0.26%) HFM
15 52 (0.25%) Markit EDM
16 51 (0.24%) Hyperion Planning
16 51 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1007 (4.77%) Amazon AWS
2 818 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 472 (2.24%) SaaS
4 329 (1.56%) Office 365
5 225 (1.07%) GitHub
6 174 (0.82%) IaaS
7 155 (0.73%) PaaS
8 121 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
9 78 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
10 68 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
11 52 (0.25%) Google Analytics
12 51 (0.24%) FinancialForce.com
13 48 (0.23%) Force.com
14 43 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
15 42 (0.20%) Dynamics 365
16 39 (0.18%) Amazon S3
17 38 (0.18%) Salesforce Service Cloud
18 36 (0.17%) G Suite
19 32 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
20 28 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 724 (3.43%) Firewall
2 452 (2.14%) WAN
3 393 (1.86%) LAN
4 387 (1.83%) TCP/IP
5 378 (1.79%) VPN
6 367 (1.74%) Internet
7 351 (1.66%) DNS
8 285 (1.35%) SAN
9 247 (1.17%) VoIP
10 246 (1.17%) Network Security
11 226 (1.07%) DHCP
12 168 (0.80%) BGP
13 160 (0.76%) MPLS
14 159 (0.75%) Skype
15 158 (0.75%) Intranet
16 157 (0.74%) Wireless
17 143 (0.68%) HTTP
18 136 (0.64%) Multicast
19 129 (0.61%) OSPF
20 124 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3250 (15.40%) SQL Server
2 827 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 810 (3.84%) Big Data
4 808 (3.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 804 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
6 651 (3.09%) NoSQL
7 617 (2.92%) Relational Database
8 467 (2.21%) MySQL
9 456 (2.16%) MongoDB
10 429 (2.03%) Hadoop
10 429 (2.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 356 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
12 302 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
13 299 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
14 279 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
15 274 (1.30%) Oracle Database
16 249 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
17 245 (1.16%) Blockchain
18 230 (1.09%) Power BI
19 216 (1.02%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 828 (3.92%) JIRA
2 662 (3.14%) Jenkins
3 615 (2.91%) Git (software)
4 484 (2.29%) Maven
5 479 (2.27%) Selenium
6 472 (2.24%) TeamCity
7 423 (2.00%) Subversion
8 397 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 354 (1.68%) JUnit
10 273 (1.29%) Visual Studio
11 224 (1.06%) NUnit
12 194 (0.92%) Cucumber
13 177 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 164 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
15 162 (0.77%) Gradle
16 146 (0.69%) Eclipse
17 143 (0.68%) Rhino Mocks
18 138 (0.65%) Ant
19 137 (0.65%) Moq
20 136 (0.64%) Hudson
General
1 6683 (31.67%) Banking
2 2885 (13.67%) Investment Banking
3 2605 (12.34%) Retail
4 1532 (7.26%) Retail Banking
5 1355 (6.42%) Front Office
6 1273 (6.03%) Marketing
7 1071 (5.08%) Financial Institution
8 970 (4.60%) Telecoms
9 963 (4.56%) Legal
10 594 (2.81%) Back Office
11 472 (2.24%) Manufacturing
12 446 (2.11%) Law
13 348 (1.65%) Advertising
14 330 (1.56%) Electronics
15 241 (1.14%) Games
16 189 (0.90%) Billing
17 145 (0.69%) Corporate Banking
18 132 (0.63%) Private Banking
19 130 (0.62%) Publishing
20 112 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6192 (29.34%) Developer
2 3801 (18.01%) Analyst
3 1717 (8.14%) Java Developer
4 1485 (7.04%) C# Developer
5 1319 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 1290 (6.11%) Consultant
7 1142 (5.41%) Architect
8 1103 (5.23%) Senior Developer
9 1033 (4.90%) .NET Developer
10 890 (4.22%) Project Manager
11 713 (3.38%) Financial Analyst
12 691 (3.27%) C# .NET Developer
13 690 (3.27%) Support Analyst
14 613 (2.90%) SQL Developer
15 492 (2.33%) Junior
15 492 (2.33%) Senior Java Developer
16 491 (2.33%) Applications Support
17 479 (2.27%) IT Manager
18 450 (2.13%) Senior Manager
19 445 (2.11%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2855 (13.53%) .NET
2 1748 (8.28%) HTML
3 1394 (6.61%) CSS
4 1372 (6.50%) AngularJS
5 1065 (5.05%) ASP.NET
6 922 (4.37%) XML
7 834 (3.95%) Web Services
8 755 (3.58%) HTML5
9 678 (3.21%) Spring
10 649 (3.08%) WCF
11 618 (2.93%) WPF
12 605 (2.87%) React
13 597 (2.83%) jQuery
14 585 (2.77%) REST
15 561 (2.66%) ASP.NET MVC
16 537 (2.54%) Node.js
17 514 (2.44%) .NET Framework
18 451 (2.14%) RESTful
19 445 (2.11%) FIX Protocol
20 404 (1.91%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2414 (11.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1800 (8.53%) Fintech
3 1605 (7.61%) Computer Science
4 949 (4.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 905 (4.29%) Fixed Income
6 903 (4.28%) Derivative
7 896 (4.25%) User Experience
8 875 (4.15%) Management Information System
9 841 (3.99%) Equities
10 838 (3.97%) Greenfield Project
11 759 (3.60%) Hedge funds
12 562 (2.66%) Data Centre
13 464 (2.20%) Algorithms
14 457 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
15 374 (1.77%) Data Structures
16 283 (1.34%) Mobile App
17 237 (1.12%) Virtual Team
18 211 (1.00%) Clustering
19 203 (0.96%) Credit Risk
20 201 (0.95%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2598 (12.31%) Windows
2 2455 (11.63%) Linux
3 1482 (7.02%) Unix
4 859 (4.07%) Windows Server
5 395 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 392 (1.86%) Windows 7
7 336 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 317 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 282 (1.34%) Android
10 279 (1.32%) Apple iOS
11 200 (0.95%) Solaris
12 166 (0.79%) Windows 10
13 95 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
14 82 (0.39%) CentOS
15 74 (0.35%) Windows 8
16 70 (0.33%) Mac OS X
17 50 (0.24%) AIX
18 49 (0.23%) Ubuntu
19 31 (0.15%) Windows XP
20 28 (0.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5903 (27.97%) Agile Software Development
2 2335 (11.07%) Asset Management
3 2080 (9.86%) Project Management
4 2005 (9.50%) Analytics
5 1977 (9.37%) Scrum
6 1832 (8.68%) Wealth Management
7 1770 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 1665 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
9 1592 (7.54%) TDD
10 1443 (6.84%) SDLC
11 1363 (6.46%) Software Engineering
12 1306 (6.19%) DevOps
13 1281 (6.07%) Business Analysis
14 1278 (6.06%) ITIL
15 1268 (6.01%) OO
16 1198 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
17 1132 (5.36%) Multithreading
18 1115 (5.28%) MVC
19 1063 (5.04%) Risk Management
20 1055 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5085 (24.10%) SQL
2 4020 (19.05%) Java
3 3235 (15.33%) C#
4 2618 (12.41%) JavaScript
5 1928 (9.14%) Python
6 1163 (5.51%) C++
7 762 (3.61%) T-SQL
8 740 (3.51%) PowerShell
9 514 (2.44%) C
10 466 (2.21%) Perl
11 464 (2.20%) Scala
12 461 (2.18%) VBA
13 414 (1.96%) Shell Script
14 401 (1.90%) R
15 359 (1.70%) Ruby
16 351 (1.66%) PHP
17 327 (1.55%) Bash Shell
18 253 (1.20%) PL/SQL
19 172 (0.82%) VB
20 169 (0.80%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3215 (15.24%) Degree
2 642 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 546 (2.59%) CISSP
4 420 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
5 398 (1.89%) CISM
6 315 (1.49%) CISA
7 281 (1.33%) PhD
8 266 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 249 (1.18%) CCNP
10 238 (1.13%) PMI Certification
11 234 (1.11%) Master's Degree
12 228 (1.08%) ISEB
13 174 (0.82%) CCNA
13 174 (0.82%) PMP
14 159 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
15 145 (0.69%) Numerate Degree
16 143 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 138 (0.65%) Security Cleared
18 133 (0.63%) CCIE
19 122 (0.58%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1217 (5.77%) QA
2 353 (1.67%) PMO
3 309 (1.46%) MiFID
4 285 (1.35%) SLA
5 280 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 235 (1.11%) Data Quality
7 133 (0.63%) GDPR
8 127 (0.60%) COBIT
9 124 (0.59%) PCI DSS
10 81 (0.38%) EMIR
11 68 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
12 64 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 43 (0.20%) Basel III
14 39 (0.18%) ISO 20022
14 39 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 35 (0.17%) IFRS
16 31 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
17 29 (0.14%) SEPA
18 27 (0.13%) FATCA
19 26 (0.12%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1050 (4.98%) Active Directory
2 504 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 489 (2.32%) Docker
4 153 (0.73%) Hyper-V
5 136 (0.64%) XenApp
6 122 (0.58%) vSphere
7 98 (0.46%) XenDesktop
8 90 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
9 61 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
10 58 (0.27%) HDFS
11 43 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
12 42 (0.20%) NFS
13 41 (0.19%) Apache Flume
14 25 (0.12%) DFS Replication
14 25 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
14 25 (0.12%) XenServer
15 24 (0.11%) KVM
15 24 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 23 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
17 22 (0.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 466 (2.21%) Puppet
2 402 (1.91%) Ansible
3 333 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
4 299 (1.42%) SCCM
5 194 (0.92%) Kubernetes
6 136 (0.64%) Nagios
7 130 (0.62%) Control-M
8 90 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
9 89 (0.42%) Terraform
10 75 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
11 65 (0.31%) AirWatch
12 63 (0.30%) Nessus
13 58 (0.27%) Backup Exec
14 54 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
15 53 (0.25%) logstash
16 51 (0.24%) WSUS
17 49 (0.23%) Cisco UCCE
17 49 (0.23%) Cisco UCCX
18 48 (0.23%) Kibana
19 42 (0.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2841 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 2201 (10.43%) Oracle
3 921 (4.36%) SAP
4 866 (4.10%) VMware
5 804 (3.81%) Cisco
6 501 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
7 495 (2.35%) Citrix
8 376 (1.78%) Tableau
9 375 (1.78%) Sybase
10 369 (1.75%) Red Hat
11 312 (1.48%) HP
12 310 (1.47%) Google
12 310 (1.47%) IBM
13 278 (1.32%) Splunk
14 264 (1.25%) Bloomberg
15 248 (1.18%) CheckPoint
16 225 (1.07%) Palo Alto
17 220 (1.04%) Murex
18 204 (0.97%) TIBCO
19 201 (0.95%) Adobe
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Athelstan Search
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum + Share Options + Great Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £95000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
North London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent bonus & benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intotec
Salary: From £120,000 to £140,000 per annum Fantastic Bonus + Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 23 hours ago
North West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-50K (Flexible) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + 50-60% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago