Period
to 20 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Financial Institution in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Financial Institution over the 6 months to 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
England > London
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 244 232 269
Rank change year-on-year -12 +37 -53
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 1,011 1,026 1,097
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.44% 1.49% 1.31%
As % of the General category 2.91% 2.93% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 623 823 938
London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £99,500 £92,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +18.18% -4.35%

Financial Institution 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 34,739 35,038 45,180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.63% 50.78% 53.82%
Number of salaries quoted 27,658 29,216 38,419
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Financial Institution
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Financial Institution as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Institution in London

Financial Institution
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Financial Institution in London

Financial Institution
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Institution in London over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Financial Institution in London

Financial Institution
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Institution within the London region over the 6 months to 20 April 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 +2 220 £70,000 +3.70% 36
West London +17 4 £34,500 -1.43% 9
East London -3 3 £60,000 -15.79% 4
South London -27 1 £27,500 -60.71%
Financial Institution
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT jobs citing Financial Institution 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 Financial Institution.

1 1,011 (100.00%) Finance
2 461 (45.60%) Banking
3 292 (28.88%) Problem-Solving
4 281 (27.79%) SQL
5 279 (27.60%) Java
6 250 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
7 226 (22.35%) Analytical Skills
8 209 (20.67%) Investment Banking
9 206 (20.38%) Investment Management
10 204 (20.18%) Degree
11 197 (19.49%) C#
12 187 (18.50%) Risk Management
13 173 (17.11%) JavaScript
14 170 (16.82%) Big Data
15 158 (15.63%) Linux
16 154 (15.23%) Computer Science
17 149 (14.74%) Python
17 149 (14.74%) SQL Server
18 147 (14.54%) .NET
19 145 (14.34%) Low Latency
20 135 (13.35%) C++
21 129 (12.76%) Unix
22 128 (12.66%) OO
23 127 (12.56%) Windows
24 124 (12.27%) Microsoft
25 123 (12.17%) Fintech
26 121 (11.97%) Cyberthreat
27 118 (11.67%) Strategic Thinking
27 118 (11.67%) Innovative Thinking
27 118 (11.67%) AngularJS

Financial Institution
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 42 (4.15%) Elasticsearch
1 42 (4.15%) SharePoint
2 39 (3.86%) Apache Spark
3 18 (1.78%) Apache
3 18 (1.78%) Tomcat
4 15 (1.48%) Ethereum
5 14 (1.38%) WebSphere
6 13 (1.29%) WebLogic
7 8 (0.79%) IIS
8 7 (0.69%) Confluence
9 6 (0.59%) CMS
9 6 (0.59%) MS Exchange
10 5 (0.49%) JBoss
10 5 (0.49%) SAS
11 4 (0.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 3 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.30%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 2 (0.20%) GemFire
Applications
1 43 (4.25%) Microsoft Office
2 39 (3.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.89%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (0.79%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.099%) GNU Octave
7 1 (0.099%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 27 (2.67%) Markit EDM
2 16 (1.58%) Distributed Ledger
3 15 (1.48%) Remedy ITSM
4 12 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (1.19%) Sonata
5 11 (1.09%) Ripple
6 5 (0.49%) Actimize
7 2 (0.20%) CA PPM
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 2 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.099%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.099%) Finacle
8 1 (0.099%) Kondor
8 1 (0.099%) LatentZero
8 1 (0.099%) Oracle AML
8 1 (0.099%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.099%) SimCorp Dimension
8 1 (0.099%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 90 (8.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (3.66%) PaaS
4 26 (2.57%) SaaS
5 15 (1.48%) Office 365
6 10 (0.99%) GitHub
7 9 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.59%) IaaS
9 5 (0.49%) npm
9 5 (0.49%) OpenShift
10 4 (0.40%) Boomi
11 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.20%) Amazon Kinesis
11 2 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.20%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.20%) Sumo Logic
11 2 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.099%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.099%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.36%) Firewall
2 32 (3.17%) Internet
3 26 (2.57%) LAN
4 24 (2.37%) WAN
5 19 (1.88%) TCP/IP
6 18 (1.78%) BGP
6 18 (1.78%) OSPF
7 13 (1.29%) Cisco IOS
7 13 (1.29%) DNS
8 12 (1.19%) SNMP
9 10 (0.99%) DHCP
9 10 (0.99%) Network Security
10 9 (0.89%) Ethernet
10 9 (0.89%) MPLS
11 8 (0.79%) NX-OS
12 7 (0.69%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (0.69%) NetScaler
12 7 (0.69%) Wireless
13 6 (0.59%) HTTP
13 6 (0.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (16.82%) Big Data
2 149 (14.74%) SQL Server
3 91 (9.00%) Blockchain
4 80 (7.91%) Relational Database
5 51 (5.04%) Oracle Database
6 37 (3.66%) BusinessObjects
7 36 (3.56%) RDBMS
8 35 (3.46%) NoSQL
9 33 (3.26%) DB2
10 31 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
10 31 (3.07%) MySQL
11 28 (2.77%) Oracle Reports
12 22 (2.18%) MongoDB
13 18 (1.78%) Hadoop
14 9 (0.89%) Data Lake
14 9 (0.89%) MemSQL
14 9 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
16 6 (0.59%) Sybase ASE
17 4 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 45 (4.45%) Git (software)
2 38 (3.76%) JIRA
3 34 (3.36%) Maven
4 28 (2.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (2.47%) Moq
5 25 (2.47%) MSTest
5 25 (2.47%) NUnit
6 24 (2.37%) Jenkins
6 24 (2.37%) JUnit
7 16 (1.58%) Subversion
8 15 (1.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 14 (1.38%) Selenium
10 11 (1.09%) Protractor
11 8 (0.79%) FitNesse
12 7 (0.69%) Mockito
13 6 (0.59%) Bitbucket
13 6 (0.59%) Eclipse
13 6 (0.59%) gulp
13 6 (0.59%) Phabricator
14 5 (0.49%) webpack
General
1 1,011 (100.00%) Finance
2 461 (45.60%) Banking
3 209 (20.67%) Investment Banking
4 53 (5.24%) Front Office
5 36 (3.56%) French Language
6 34 (3.36%) Back Office
7 30 (2.97%) Marketing
8 28 (2.77%) German Language
9 20 (1.98%) Retail
10 19 (1.88%) Law
11 18 (1.78%) Telecoms
12 13 (1.29%) Legal
13 12 (1.19%) Advertising
14 11 (1.09%) Spanish Language
15 10 (0.99%) Billing
16 9 (0.89%) Multimedia
17 6 (0.59%) Italian Language
17 6 (0.59%) Polish Language
17 6 (0.59%) Portuguese Language
17 6 (0.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 281 (27.79%) Developer
2 136 (13.45%) Analyst
3 84 (8.31%) Consultant
4 81 (8.01%) Java Developer
5 55 (5.44%) C# Developer
6 49 (4.85%) Senior Developer
7 45 (4.45%) Software Engineer
8 44 (4.35%) Project Manager
9 43 (4.25%) Support Analyst
10 42 (4.15%) Business Analyst
11 39 (3.86%) Applications Support
12 28 (2.77%) Support Engineer
13 27 (2.67%) Python Developer
14 25 (2.47%) .NET Developer
14 25 (2.47%) Architect
15 24 (2.37%) Technical Business Analyst
16 22 (2.18%) Technical Analyst
16 22 (2.18%) Tester
17 21 (2.08%) IT Consultant
18 20 (1.98%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (14.54%) .NET
2 118 (11.67%) AngularJS
3 104 (10.29%) HTML
4 85 (8.41%) REST
5 81 (8.01%) RESTful
5 81 (8.01%) Web Services
6 76 (7.52%) ASP.NET
7 55 (5.44%) CSS
8 50 (4.95%) XML
9 43 (4.25%) Kafka
10 42 (4.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 42 (4.15%) React
10 42 (4.15%) Spring
11 41 (4.06%) HTML5
12 40 (3.96%) ASP.NET Web API
13 35 (3.46%) jQuery
14 30 (2.97%) WCF
15 25 (2.47%) .NET Framework
15 25 (2.47%) ASP.NET Core
15 25 (2.47%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 226 (22.35%) Analytical Skills
2 154 (15.23%) Computer Science
3 123 (12.17%) Fintech
4 121 (11.97%) Cyberthreat
5 108 (10.68%) Hedge funds
6 93 (9.20%) Management Information System
7 57 (5.64%) Equities
8 54 (5.34%) Greenfield Project
9 50 (4.95%) Data Structures
9 50 (4.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 50 (4.95%) Self-Motivation
10 48 (4.75%) Fixed Income
11 47 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
12 42 (4.15%) Algorithms
13 39 (3.86%) User Experience
14 38 (3.76%) Data Centre
15 32 (3.17%) Market Risk
16 30 (2.97%) Derivative
17 26 (2.57%) SWIFT
18 17 (1.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 158 (15.63%) Linux
2 129 (12.76%) Unix
3 127 (12.56%) Windows
4 33 (3.26%) Windows Server
5 15 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.09%) Windows 7
8 9 (0.89%) Android
9 6 (0.59%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.59%) Solaris
10 4 (0.40%) CentOS
10 4 (0.40%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.30%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.20%) AIX
12 2 (0.20%) HPUX
12 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.20%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.099%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.099%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (28.88%) Problem-Solving
2 250 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
3 206 (20.38%) Investment Management
4 187 (18.50%) Risk Management
5 145 (14.34%) Low Latency
6 128 (12.66%) OO
7 118 (11.67%) Innovative Thinking
7 118 (11.67%) Strategic Thinking
8 113 (11.18%) TDD
9 109 (10.78%) Project Management
10 108 (10.68%) Software Engineering
11 105 (10.39%) Analytics
12 90 (8.90%) ITIL
13 86 (8.51%) Mathematics
14 84 (8.31%) Data Modelling
15 83 (8.21%) SDLC
16 81 (8.01%) Change Management
17 71 (7.02%) Asset Management
18 69 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
19 67 (6.63%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 281 (27.79%) SQL
2 279 (27.60%) Java
3 197 (19.49%) C#
4 173 (17.11%) JavaScript
5 149 (14.74%) Python
6 135 (13.35%) C++
7 52 (5.14%) Perl
8 49 (4.85%) C
9 41 (4.06%) Scala
10 22 (2.18%) PowerShell
11 21 (2.08%) Java 8
12 20 (1.98%) R
13 17 (1.68%) Shell Script
14 16 (1.58%) MATLAB
15 15 (1.48%) T-SQL
16 14 (1.38%) Bash Shell
16 14 (1.38%) PHP
16 14 (1.38%) VB.NET
17 13 (1.29%) VBA
18 12 (1.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 204 (20.18%) Degree
2 45 (4.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (2.87%) Master's Degree
4 28 (2.77%) ITIL Certification
5 24 (2.37%) PhD
6 20 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (1.29%) PMI Certification
8 12 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 11 (1.09%) MCSE
9 11 (1.09%) PMP
10 9 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (0.89%) Numerate Degree
11 8 (0.79%) CISSP
11 8 (0.79%) ISTQB
12 7 (0.69%) CCNP
12 7 (0.69%) ISEB
13 6 (0.59%) CCIE
14 5 (0.49%) CFA
14 5 (0.49%) MCITP
15 4 (0.40%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (6.82%) QA
2 32 (3.17%) Data Quality
3 20 (1.98%) GDPR
4 17 (1.68%) IFRS
4 17 (1.68%) IFRS 9
5 16 (1.58%) Dodd-Frank
5 16 (1.58%) SEPA
6 15 (1.48%) FATCA
7 14 (1.38%) Solvency II
8 12 (1.19%) PMO
9 10 (0.99%) SLA
10 8 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (0.59%) MiFID
12 4 (0.40%) Basel III
12 4 (0.40%) COBIT
12 4 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 4 (0.40%) PSD2
12 4 (0.40%) TARGET2
13 3 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials
13 3 (0.30%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 49 (4.85%) Active Directory
2 20 (1.98%) Docker
3 12 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.99%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.30%) vSphere
8 2 (0.20%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.20%) HDFS
8 2 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.099%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.099%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.099%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.099%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (1.68%) Puppet
2 13 (1.29%) SCCM
3 12 (1.19%) ITRS Geneos
4 11 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (0.99%) Ansible
6 8 (0.79%) Single Sign-On
7 6 (0.59%) Terraform
7 6 (0.59%) vRealize
8 5 (0.49%) Consul
8 5 (0.49%) Kibana
8 5 (0.49%) Kubernetes
8 5 (0.49%) SCOrch
8 5 (0.49%) WSUS
9 3 (0.30%) linkerd
9 3 (0.30%) Mesos
9 3 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.30%) RSA Archer
10 2 (0.20%) Packer
10 2 (0.20%) Perfmon
10 2 (0.20%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 124 (12.27%) Microsoft
2 111 (10.98%) Oracle
3 63 (6.23%) Sybase
4 27 (2.67%) Citrix
4 27 (2.67%) Vermilion
5 24 (2.37%) VMware
6 23 (2.27%) Cisco
6 23 (2.27%) ServiceNow
7 21 (2.08%) Avaloq
8 20 (1.98%) Alias
9 19 (1.88%) Bloomberg
9 19 (1.88%) Capita
10 16 (1.58%) Reuters
11 15 (1.48%) Ivanti
11 15 (1.48%) Red Hat
11 15 (1.48%) Remedy
12 14 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
13 13 (1.29%) BMC
14 12 (1.19%) CheckPoint
15 11 (1.09%) Calypso