Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
England > London
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 220 285
Rank change year-on-year +74 +65 -63
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 1,713 1,164 1,014
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.41% 1.59% 1.22%
As % of the General category 4.87% 3.05% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 608 787 870
London median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +2.13%
10th Percentile £40,875 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £100,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +18.18% -

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 35,166 38,103 43,935
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.46% 52.07% 52.85%
Number of salaries quoted 27,149 28,863 37,570
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +2.68%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £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 18 July 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 18 July 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 -18 195 £65,000 -7.14% 40
West London +19 3 £45,000 +38.46% 4
East London -23 3 £60,000 -11.11% 11
South London -12 1 £27,500 +41.03% 1
Financial Institution
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 1,713 (100.00%) Finance
2 1,198 (69.94%) Banking
3 1,058 (61.76%) Problem-Solving
4 1,003 (58.55%) Investment Banking
5 982 (57.33%) Investment Management
6 936 (54.64%) Low Latency
7 923 (53.88%) Big Data
7 923 (53.88%) Risk Management
8 902 (52.66%) Strategic Thinking
9 901 (52.60%) Innovative Thinking
9 901 (52.60%) Cyberthreat
10 879 (51.31%) Java
11 679 (39.64%) Analytical Skills
12 525 (30.65%) Degree
13 498 (29.07%) SQL
14 468 (27.32%) JavaScript
15 432 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
16 380 (22.18%) OO
17 362 (21.13%) AngularJS
18 358 (20.90%) Computer Science
19 346 (20.20%) SDLC
20 338 (19.73%) Python
21 319 (18.62%) C#
22 316 (18.45%) C++
23 300 (17.51%) Linux
24 266 (15.53%) TDD
25 258 (15.06%) Unix
26 242 (14.13%) Relational Database
27 239 (13.95%) HTML
27 239 (13.95%) Analytics

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 86 (5.02%) Apache Spark
2 75 (4.38%) Elasticsearch
3 52 (3.04%) SharePoint
4 33 (1.93%) Apache
5 29 (1.69%) Tomcat
6 15 (0.88%) JBoss
7 11 (0.64%) WebSphere
8 8 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 8 (0.47%) Confluence
8 8 (0.47%) GemFire
8 8 (0.47%) WebLogic
9 7 (0.41%) CMS
9 7 (0.41%) Jetty
9 7 (0.41%) MS Exchange
10 6 (0.35%) Cloud Foundry
10 6 (0.35%) Ethereum
11 5 (0.29%) Anypoint
11 5 (0.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 4 (0.23%) SAS
13 3 (0.18%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 52 (3.04%) Microsoft Office
2 43 (2.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (0.53%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.18%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.12%) PrintSoft PReS
8 1 (0.058%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.058%) InVision
Business Applications
1 23 (1.34%) Markit EDM
2 16 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.53%) Actimize
4 7 (0.41%) Sonata
5 6 (0.35%) Distributed Ledger
5 6 (0.35%) Sentinel
6 5 (0.29%) Ripple
7 2 (0.12%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
7 2 (0.12%) Finacle
7 2 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.12%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.058%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.058%) CA PPM
8 1 (0.058%) Kondor
8 1 (0.058%) Oracle AML
8 1 (0.058%) R3 Corda
8 1 (0.058%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.058%) Temenos Triple'A Plus
Cloud Services
1 82 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 75 (4.38%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
4 24 (1.40%) SaaS
5 19 (1.11%) GitHub
5 19 (1.11%) PaaS
6 15 (0.88%) npm
7 7 (0.41%) Amazon Kinesis
8 5 (0.29%) Office 365
9 2 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.12%) IaaS
9 2 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.058%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.058%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.058%) BlazeMeter
10 1 (0.058%) Boomi
10 1 (0.058%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.058%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 48 (2.80%) Firewall
2 43 (2.51%) TCP/IP
3 40 (2.34%) LAN
4 39 (2.28%) Internet
5 38 (2.22%) WAN
6 30 (1.75%) BGP
6 30 (1.75%) OSPF
7 29 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
8 28 (1.63%) DNS
9 22 (1.28%) DHCP
9 22 (1.28%) NetScaler
10 20 (1.17%) Cisco Nexus
10 20 (1.17%) Ethernet
10 20 (1.17%) MPLS
10 20 (1.17%) Network Security
10 20 (1.17%) NX-OS
10 20 (1.17%) SNMP
11 14 (0.82%) Anycast
11 14 (0.82%) Quagga
12 13 (0.76%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 923 (53.88%) Big Data
2 242 (14.13%) Relational Database
3 172 (10.04%) MongoDB
4 167 (9.75%) NoSQL
5 137 (8.00%) DB2
6 126 (7.36%) SQL Server
7 96 (5.60%) RDBMS
8 91 (5.31%) Blockchain
9 51 (2.98%) Hadoop
10 49 (2.86%) Oracle Database
11 42 (2.45%) Data Lake
12 37 (2.16%) MemSQL
13 34 (1.98%) Sybase ASE
14 32 (1.87%) BusinessObjects
15 28 (1.63%) MySQL
15 28 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
16 27 (1.58%) Apache Cassandra
17 24 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
18 23 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
19 17 (0.99%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 100 (5.84%) Maven
2 80 (4.67%) JUnit
3 58 (3.39%) JIRA
4 44 (2.57%) Subversion
5 38 (2.22%) Cucumber
6 35 (2.04%) Jenkins
7 29 (1.69%) Git (software)
7 29 (1.69%) Selenium
8 24 (1.40%) FitNesse
8 24 (1.40%) Mockito
9 21 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 19 (1.11%) Gradle
11 18 (1.05%) gulp
12 15 (0.88%) Eclipse
13 14 (0.82%) IntelliJ
13 14 (0.82%) TeamCity
14 11 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
14 11 (0.64%) Protractor
14 11 (0.64%) WebDriver
15 10 (0.58%) Ant
General
1 1,713 (100.00%) Finance
2 1,198 (69.94%) Banking
3 1,003 (58.55%) Investment Banking
4 165 (9.63%) Front Office
5 45 (2.63%) Marketing
6 41 (2.39%) Back Office
6 41 (2.39%) Legal
7 37 (2.16%) Retail
8 27 (1.58%) Multimedia
9 23 (1.34%) Telecoms
10 21 (1.23%) Law
11 16 (0.93%) Electronics
12 13 (0.76%) French Language
13 10 (0.58%) German Language
13 10 (0.58%) Prime Brokerage
13 10 (0.58%) Publishing
14 9 (0.53%) Games
15 6 (0.35%) Advertising
15 6 (0.35%) Spanish Language
16 5 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 576 (33.63%) Developer
2 189 (11.03%) Java Developer
3 162 (9.46%) Analyst
4 106 (6.19%) Platform Engineer
5 101 (5.90%) Software Engineer
6 65 (3.79%) Senior Developer
7 58 (3.39%) C# Developer
8 56 (3.27%) Business Analyst
9 54 (3.15%) Project Manager
10 53 (3.09%) Consultant
11 45 (2.63%) Data Engineer
12 42 (2.45%) .NET Developer
13 37 (2.16%) Applications Support
14 34 (1.98%) Support Analyst
15 33 (1.93%) CRM Developer
16 32 (1.87%) JavaScript Developer
17 29 (1.69%) Python Developer
18 24 (1.40%) Architect
18 24 (1.40%) C++ Developer
18 24 (1.40%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 362 (21.13%) AngularJS
2 239 (13.95%) HTML
3 230 (13.43%) RESTful
4 215 (12.55%) .NET
5 203 (11.85%) React
6 178 (10.39%) Spring
7 155 (9.05%) Web Services
8 136 (7.94%) Kafka
9 127 (7.41%) HTML5
10 119 (6.95%) REST
11 117 (6.83%) CSS
12 79 (4.61%) jQuery
13 65 (3.79%) ASP.NET
14 64 (3.74%) Hibernate
15 59 (3.44%) RabbitMQ
16 58 (3.39%) XML
17 55 (3.21%) Vert.x
18 52 (3.04%) Akka
18 52 (3.04%) JMS
18 52 (3.04%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 901 (52.60%) Cyberthreat
2 679 (39.64%) Analytical Skills
3 358 (20.90%) Computer Science
4 188 (10.97%) Fixed Income
5 173 (10.10%) Algorithms
6 153 (8.93%) Data Structures
7 149 (8.70%) Hedge funds
8 148 (8.64%) Self-Motivation
9 138 (8.06%) Equities
10 116 (6.77%) Management Information System
11 104 (6.07%) Fintech
12 81 (4.73%) Derivative
13 79 (4.61%) Greenfield Project
14 78 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 78 (4.55%) User Experience
15 76 (4.44%) Data Centre
16 67 (3.91%) Analytical Mindset
17 50 (2.92%) Virtual Team
18 43 (2.51%) Public Cloud
19 33 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 300 (17.51%) Linux
2 258 (15.06%) Unix
3 143 (8.35%) Windows
4 23 (1.34%) Windows Server
5 21 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (0.76%) Windows 7
9 11 (0.64%) Android
9 11 (0.64%) Apple iOS
10 9 (0.53%) Solaris
11 7 (0.41%) CentOS
12 5 (0.29%) AIX
12 5 (0.29%) HPUX
12 5 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.29%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.18%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.18%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.058%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.058%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,058 (61.76%) Problem-Solving
2 982 (57.33%) Investment Management
3 936 (54.64%) Low Latency
4 923 (53.88%) Risk Management
5 902 (52.66%) Strategic Thinking
6 901 (52.60%) Innovative Thinking
7 432 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
8 380 (22.18%) OO
9 346 (20.20%) SDLC
10 266 (15.53%) TDD
11 239 (13.95%) Analytics
12 205 (11.97%) Software Engineering
13 201 (11.73%) Open Source
14 158 (9.22%) Test Automation
15 156 (9.11%) Mathematics
15 156 (9.11%) Project Management
16 139 (8.11%) Data Modelling
17 137 (8.00%) Microservices
18 120 (7.01%) Asset Management
19 104 (6.07%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 879 (51.31%) Java
2 498 (29.07%) SQL
3 468 (27.32%) JavaScript
4 338 (19.73%) Python
5 319 (18.62%) C#
6 316 (18.45%) C++
7 134 (7.82%) Perl
8 107 (6.25%) C
9 90 (5.25%) Scala
10 71 (4.14%) Shell Script
11 64 (3.74%) Java 8
12 50 (2.92%) Bash Shell
13 44 (2.57%) PowerShell
14 26 (1.52%) VB.NET
15 25 (1.46%) R
16 21 (1.23%) Erlang
16 21 (1.23%) MATLAB
17 19 (1.11%) PL/SQL
18 16 (0.93%) Ruby
19 15 (0.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 525 (30.65%) Degree
2 165 (9.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 118 (6.89%) Master's Degree
4 29 (1.69%) PhD
5 24 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
6 17 (0.99%) PMI Certification
7 16 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (0.82%) Numerate Degree
9 13 (0.76%) CISSP
10 12 (0.70%) CCNP
11 11 (0.64%) MCSE
11 11 (0.64%) PMP
12 10 (0.58%) CCIE
13 9 (0.53%) CISM
14 8 (0.47%) CCSA
14 8 (0.47%) CCSE
14 8 (0.47%) MBA
14 8 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 7 (0.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (5.72%) QA
2 23 (1.34%) Data Quality
3 19 (1.11%) FATCA
4 18 (1.05%) MiFID
5 17 (0.99%) GDPR
5 17 (0.99%) PMO
6 15 (0.88%) Dodd-Frank
6 15 (0.88%) IFRS
6 15 (0.88%) IFRS 9
6 15 (0.88%) Solvency II
7 14 (0.82%) SEPA
8 9 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 6 (0.35%) SLA
11 5 (0.29%) PSD2
12 4 (0.23%) ISO 20022
13 2 (0.12%) Basel III
13 2 (0.12%) EMIR
13 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 2 (0.12%) TARGET2
System Software
1 34 (1.98%) Active Directory
2 31 (1.81%) Docker
3 16 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.82%) Virtual Desktop
5 11 (0.64%) HDFS
6 10 (0.58%) Hyper-V
7 9 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (0.41%) XenDesktop
10 6 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 5 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.12%) vSphere
12 2 (0.12%) XenApp
13 1 (0.058%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 38 (2.22%) Puppet
2 24 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (1.23%) Ansible
4 19 (1.11%) Kibana
5 18 (1.05%) SCCM
6 15 (0.88%) Kubernetes
7 14 (0.82%) WSUS
8 12 (0.70%) CFEngine
8 12 (0.70%) Salt
9 11 (0.64%) ITRS Geneos
10 9 (0.53%) Mesos
11 8 (0.47%) Consul
12 6 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
13 3 (0.18%) Red Hat Satellite
13 3 (0.18%) RSA Archer
13 3 (0.18%) SCOM
13 3 (0.18%) Terraform
13 3 (0.18%) vRealize
14 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Intune
14 2 (0.12%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 232 (13.54%) Sybase
2 114 (6.65%) Oracle
3 106 (6.19%) Microsoft
4 40 (2.34%) Citrix
5 36 (2.10%) Cisco
6 23 (1.34%) Red Hat
6 23 (1.34%) Vermilion
7 19 (1.11%) VMware
8 18 (1.05%) Bloomberg
9 17 (0.99%) Tableau
10 16 (0.93%) Alias
11 15 (0.88%) CheckPoint
11 15 (0.88%) Nokia
12 14 (0.82%) Arista
12 14 (0.82%) Juniper
12 14 (0.82%) Reuters
13 13 (0.76%) Capita
14 12 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
15 11 (0.64%) SaltStack
15 11 (0.64%) ServiceNow