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

Financial
England / London
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 9911 12333 13455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 29.05% 28.91% 29.66%
As % of the General category 58.40% 54.93% 54.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8143 10412 11298
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £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 16970 22452 24647
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 49.73% 52.64% 54.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13971 19085 20213
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 1854 £62,500 +4.16% 464
Canary Wharf -2 58 £65,000 +13.04%
Kingston Upon Thames +15 48 £50,000 +30.04% 9
West End of London +7 35 £52,500 +10.52% 42
Bromley +3 31 £46,250 +8.82% 3
Wimbledon -2 25 £60,000 +14.28% 2
Croydon -5 25 £57,500 +4.54% 8
Westminster +4 20 £43,750 -27.08%
Uxbridge 0 20 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Docklands, London 0 19 £42,500 -19.04%
Mitcham - 15 £65,000 -
Hackney - 15 - -
Mayfair +3 9 £85,000 -15.00%
Twickenham +1 9 £45,000 +8.43%
Hammersmith -12 7 £115,000 +116.98% 1
Barnet - 7 £45,000 -
Teddington - 7 £50,000 - 2
Feltham +6 6 £55,000 +33.33%
Romford +3 6 £60,000 +110.52%
Beckenham +3 5 £46,250 +0.54%
Paddington +2 5 £58,000 -
Brentford -7 4 £38,250 -27.14% 3
Chiswick -12 4 £52,500 -4.54%
Morden - 4 £57,500 - 1
Chessington - 3 £37,500 -
Upminster - 3 £21,500 - 1
Moorgate 0 2 £50,000 +81.81%
Hillingdon 0 2 £58,500 -2.50%
Wembley -1 2 £47,500 +69.64% 1
Lewisham - 2 £45,500 -
New Malden +3 1 - -
Harrow +2 1 £80,000 +68.42%
Southwark -10 1 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Finchley - 1 £75,000 -
Clapham - 1 £30,000 -
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5757 (29.36%) Banking
2 5433 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4937 (25.18%) SQL
4 3646 (18.60%) Java
5 3250 (16.58%) C#
6 3076 (15.69%) SQL Server
6 3076 (15.69%) Degree
7 2937 (14.98%) .NET
8 2624 (13.38%) JavaScript
9 2594 (13.23%) Microsoft
10 2351 (11.99%) Windows
11 2342 (11.95%) Linux
12 1953 (9.96%) Oracle
13 1907 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
14 1855 (9.46%) Project Management
15 1830 (9.33%) HTML
16 1811 (9.24%) Python
17 1764 (9.00%) Scrum
18 1737 (8.86%) Stakeholder Management
19 1668 (8.51%) Fintech
20 1600 (8.16%) Computer Science
21 1578 (8.05%) Analytics
22 1537 (7.84%) TDD
23 1494 (7.62%) Business Intelligence
24 1482 (7.56%) Investment Banking
25 1417 (7.23%) CSS
26 1390 (7.09%) AngularJS
27 1340 (6.83%) Software Engineering
28 1254 (6.40%) OO
29 1253 (6.39%) ITIL

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
1 585 (2.98%) SharePoint
2 353 (1.80%) MS Exchange
3 352 (1.80%) IIS
4 318 (1.62%) Apache Spark
5 310 (1.58%) Apache
6 279 (1.42%) WebSphere
7 264 (1.35%) Confluence
8 261 (1.33%) SAS
8 261 (1.33%) Tomcat
9 233 (1.19%) CMS
10 227 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
11 169 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
12 164 (0.84%) JBoss
13 163 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
14 147 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
15 136 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
16 127 (0.65%) Skype for Business
17 118 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 110 (0.56%) WebLogic
19 85 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1014 (5.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 675 (3.44%) Microsoft Office
3 362 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 233 (1.19%) Microsoft Project
5 186 (0.95%) MS Visio
6 103 (0.53%) Photoshop
7 71 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
8 52 (0.27%) SPSS
9 42 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
10 25 (0.13%) InVision
11 19 (0.097%) Stata
12 13 (0.066%) EViews
13 11 (0.056%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 9 (0.046%) HipChat
14 9 (0.046%) InfoPath
14 9 (0.046%) OmniGraffle
15 4 (0.020%) AutoCAD
15 4 (0.020%) Camtasia
15 4 (0.020%) GNU Octave
16 2 (0.010%) Campfire
Business Applications
1 214 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 182 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
3 157 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 143 (0.73%) Oracle Financials
5 92 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
6 86 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
7 85 (0.43%) SAP FI
8 79 (0.40%) SAP BPC
9 76 (0.39%) SAP CO
9 76 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
10 63 (0.32%) HFM
10 63 (0.32%) NetSuite
11 62 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
12 57 (0.29%) Hyperion Planning
12 57 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
13 55 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
14 53 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 47 (0.24%) Markit EDM
16 41 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
17 39 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 874 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
2 652 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 432 (2.20%) SaaS
4 314 (1.60%) Office 365
5 159 (0.81%) GitHub
6 130 (0.66%) PaaS
7 117 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
7 117 (0.60%) IaaS
8 64 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
9 55 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
10 46 (0.23%) G Suite
11 42 (0.21%) FinancialForce.com
12 38 (0.19%) Force.com
13 33 (0.17%) Mimecast
14 32 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
15 29 (0.15%) Dynamics 365
16 26 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 25 (0.13%) Slack
18 24 (0.12%) Amazon S3
19 23 (0.12%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 692 (3.53%) Firewall
2 437 (2.23%) WAN
3 403 (2.06%) Internet
4 391 (1.99%) TCP/IP
5 388 (1.98%) LAN
6 311 (1.59%) VPN
7 287 (1.46%) SAN
8 269 (1.37%) DNS
9 236 (1.20%) Network Security
10 206 (1.05%) VoIP
11 197 (1.00%) Intranet
12 181 (0.92%) BGP
13 174 (0.89%) DHCP
14 166 (0.85%) MPLS
15 160 (0.82%) HTTP
16 142 (0.72%) OSPF
17 138 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
18 137 (0.70%) Multicast
19 123 (0.63%) Wireless
20 105 (0.54%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3076 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 817 (4.17%) Big Data
3 766 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 743 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 714 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
6 631 (3.22%) Relational Database
7 592 (3.02%) NoSQL
8 458 (2.34%) Hadoop
9 453 (2.31%) MySQL
10 442 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 406 (2.07%) MongoDB
12 338 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
13 296 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
14 285 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
15 270 (1.38%) Oracle Database
16 262 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
17 234 (1.19%) RDBMS
18 202 (1.03%) Power BI
19 199 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
20 191 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 713 (3.64%) JIRA
2 595 (3.03%) Jenkins
3 529 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 457 (2.33%) Selenium
5 453 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 411 (2.10%) Maven
7 402 (2.05%) Subversion
8 360 (1.84%) TeamCity
9 284 (1.45%) Visual Studio
10 269 (1.37%) JUnit
11 241 (1.23%) NUnit
12 197 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 173 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
14 160 (0.82%) Gradle
15 158 (0.81%) Cucumber
16 151 (0.77%) Eclipse
17 148 (0.75%) Moq
18 147 (0.75%) Rhino Mocks
19 137 (0.70%) Grunt
20 133 (0.68%) MSBuild
General
1 5757 (29.36%) Banking
2 1482 (7.56%) Investment Banking
3 1227 (6.26%) Retail
4 1138 (5.80%) Telecoms
5 1025 (5.23%) Front Office
6 1017 (5.19%) Financial Institution
7 1013 (5.17%) Marketing
8 873 (4.45%) Legal
9 579 (2.95%) Back Office
10 417 (2.13%) Law
11 314 (1.60%) Manufacturing
12 307 (1.57%) Advertising
13 229 (1.17%) Games
14 198 (1.01%) Electronics
15 160 (0.82%) Retail Banking
16 144 (0.73%) Corporate Banking
17 143 (0.73%) Billing
18 123 (0.63%) Private Banking
19 122 (0.62%) Publishing
20 92 (0.47%) French Language
Job Titles
1 6075 (30.99%) Developer
2 3482 (17.76%) Analyst
3 1605 (8.19%) Java Developer
4 1598 (8.15%) C# Developer
5 1273 (6.49%) Consultant
6 1171 (5.97%) Business Analyst
7 1166 (5.95%) .NET Developer
8 1100 (5.61%) Senior Developer
9 1097 (5.60%) Architect
10 954 (4.87%) Project Manager
11 805 (4.11%) C# .NET Developer
12 675 (3.44%) SQL Developer
13 596 (3.04%) Financial Analyst
14 567 (2.89%) Support Analyst
15 510 (2.60%) Applications Support
16 497 (2.53%) Junior
17 480 (2.45%) IT Manager
18 475 (2.42%) Senior Java Developer
19 470 (2.40%) Administrator
20 440 (2.24%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2937 (14.98%) .NET
2 1830 (9.33%) HTML
3 1417 (7.23%) CSS
4 1390 (7.09%) AngularJS
5 1125 (5.74%) ASP.NET
6 1012 (5.16%) XML
7 873 (4.45%) Web Services
8 863 (4.40%) HTML5
9 658 (3.36%) WCF
10 638 (3.25%) WPF
11 624 (3.18%) ASP.NET MVC
12 586 (2.99%) Spring
13 578 (2.95%) jQuery
14 568 (2.90%) React
15 552 (2.82%) REST
16 515 (2.63%) .NET Framework
17 512 (2.61%) Node.js
18 482 (2.46%) CSS3
19 412 (2.10%) RESTful
20 406 (2.07%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1907 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
2 1668 (8.51%) Fintech
3 1600 (8.16%) Computer Science
4 905 (4.62%) Greenfield Project
5 786 (4.01%) Management Information System
6 746 (3.80%) Hedge funds
7 728 (3.71%) User Experience
8 681 (3.47%) Derivative
9 679 (3.46%) Fixed Income
10 672 (3.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 653 (3.33%) Equities
12 588 (3.00%) Data Centre
13 432 (2.20%) Algorithms
14 407 (2.08%) Client/Server
15 383 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
16 359 (1.83%) Data Structures
17 292 (1.49%) Mobile App
18 195 (0.99%) Clustering
19 191 (0.97%) Online Banking
20 184 (0.94%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2351 (11.99%) Windows
2 2342 (11.95%) Linux
3 1229 (6.27%) Unix
4 739 (3.77%) Windows Server
5 361 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 326 (1.66%) Windows 7
7 304 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 292 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 255 (1.30%) Apple iOS
10 253 (1.29%) Android
11 182 (0.93%) Solaris
12 132 (0.67%) Windows 10
13 92 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
14 78 (0.40%) CentOS
14 78 (0.40%) Windows 8
15 56 (0.29%) Mac OS X
16 46 (0.23%) Ubuntu
17 38 (0.19%) Windows XP
18 34 (0.17%) AIX
19 31 (0.16%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5433 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
2 1855 (9.46%) Project Management
3 1764 (9.00%) Scrum
4 1737 (8.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 1578 (8.05%) Analytics
6 1537 (7.84%) TDD
7 1494 (7.62%) Business Intelligence
8 1340 (6.83%) Software Engineering
9 1254 (6.40%) OO
10 1253 (6.39%) ITIL
11 1167 (5.95%) SDLC
12 1151 (5.87%) DevOps
13 1130 (5.76%) Business Analysis
14 1129 (5.76%) MVC
15 1064 (5.43%) Multithreading
16 1058 (5.40%) Continuous Integration
17 971 (4.95%) Mathematics
18 961 (4.90%) Risk Management
19 944 (4.81%) E-Commerce
20 941 (4.80%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4937 (25.18%) SQL
2 3646 (18.60%) Java
3 3250 (16.58%) C#
4 2624 (13.38%) JavaScript
5 1811 (9.24%) Python
6 1187 (6.05%) C++
7 711 (3.63%) T-SQL
8 708 (3.61%) PowerShell
9 518 (2.64%) C
10 474 (2.42%) Perl
11 439 (2.24%) Scala
12 389 (1.98%) Ruby
13 364 (1.86%) PHP
14 362 (1.85%) VBA
15 312 (1.59%) Bash Shell
16 301 (1.54%) Shell Script
17 274 (1.40%) R
18 185 (0.94%) VB
19 165 (0.84%) TypeScript
20 164 (0.84%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3076 (15.69%) Degree
2 537 (2.74%) CISSP
3 426 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
4 401 (2.05%) CISM
5 344 (1.75%) CISA
6 283 (1.44%) PhD
7 260 (1.33%) CCNP
8 259 (1.32%) ISEB
9 244 (1.24%) PMI Certification
10 229 (1.17%) PMP
11 216 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
12 188 (0.96%) CCNA
13 141 (0.72%) CCIE
14 128 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
14 128 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 120 (0.61%) GIAC
16 109 (0.56%) Security Cleared
17 106 (0.54%) ISTQB
18 104 (0.53%) CIMA
19 100 (0.51%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1033 (5.27%) QA
2 348 (1.77%) PMO
3 320 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 299 (1.53%) MiFID
5 269 (1.37%) SLA
6 192 (0.98%) Data Quality
7 178 (0.91%) COBIT
8 149 (0.76%) PCI DSS
9 83 (0.42%) EMIR
10 80 (0.41%) GDPR
11 65 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 52 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
13 50 (0.26%) IFRS
14 40 (0.20%) Basel III
15 36 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
16 35 (0.18%) IFRS 9
17 32 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
18 29 (0.15%) ISO22301
19 28 (0.14%) Basel II
19 28 (0.14%) SEPA
System Software
1 922 (4.70%) Active Directory
2 487 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 392 (2.00%) Docker
4 194 (0.99%) Hyper-V
5 117 (0.60%) vSphere
5 117 (0.60%) XenApp
6 69 (0.35%) XenDesktop
7 65 (0.33%) NFS
8 61 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
9 53 (0.27%) Apache Flume
10 52 (0.27%) KVM
10 52 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
11 48 (0.24%) VMware ESX
12 47 (0.24%) Xen
13 46 (0.23%) HDFS
14 39 (0.20%) SRDF
15 36 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
16 31 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
17 30 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
18 26 (0.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 462 (2.36%) Puppet
2 403 (2.06%) Ansible
3 328 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
4 251 (1.28%) SCCM
5 153 (0.78%) Nagios
6 126 (0.64%) Control-M
7 121 (0.62%) Kubernetes
8 87 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
9 74 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
10 67 (0.34%) Nessus
11 63 (0.32%) Cisco UCCX
11 63 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
12 60 (0.31%) Terraform
13 54 (0.28%) SCOM
14 53 (0.27%) Cisco UCCE
15 42 (0.21%) WSUS
16 36 (0.18%) FortiGate
17 35 (0.18%) CFEngine
18 33 (0.17%) logstash
19 32 (0.16%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2594 (13.23%) Microsoft
2 1953 (9.96%) Oracle
3 853 (4.35%) Cisco
4 814 (4.15%) VMware
5 701 (3.58%) SAP
6 450 (2.30%) Citrix
7 447 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
8 358 (1.83%) Red Hat
9 337 (1.72%) HP
10 309 (1.58%) Tableau
11 307 (1.57%) Sybase
12 298 (1.52%) IBM
13 248 (1.26%) Bloomberg
13 248 (1.26%) Google
14 236 (1.20%) CheckPoint
15 233 (1.19%) Splunk
16 202 (1.03%) Palo Alto
17 200 (1.02%) Adobe
18 193 (0.98%) Juniper
19 177 (0.90%) TIBCO
South East London
Russell King Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
North London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + share options
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Perks
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 50% bonus + Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Cititec
Salary: £11000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + be - big bonus, 28 days hol
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Technology People UK
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago