Period
to 24 January 2020

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 24 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
England > London
6 months to
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 327 285 234
Rank change year-on-year -42 -51 +33
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 461 758 1,081
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.90% 1.20% 1.54%
As % of the General category 1.85% 2.43% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 357 621 696
London median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £113,750 £102,500 £107,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% +8.33%

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 24,902 31,136 37,477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.66% 49.36% 53.48%
Number of salaries quoted 19,595 24,543 28,632
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £98,750 £95,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +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 24 January 2020.

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 24 January 2020. 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 -37 108 £75,000 +7.14% 31
East London +22 22 £67,500 +28.57% 2
Financial Institution
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2020, 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.

1 461 (100.00%) Finance
2 140 (30.37%) Java
3 117 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
4 113 (24.51%) Banking
5 102 (22.13%) SQL
6 88 (19.09%) Python
7 81 (17.57%) Fintech
8 72 (15.62%) Degree
9 65 (14.10%) Computer Science
10 62 (13.45%) AWS
11 59 (12.80%) Change Management
12 58 (12.58%) DevOps
13 56 (12.15%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 53 (11.50%) Linux
14 53 (11.50%) JavaScript
15 52 (11.28%) TDD
16 51 (11.06%) Problem-Solving
17 50 (10.85%) Docker
17 50 (10.85%) Scrum
18 48 (10.41%) Spring
19 46 (9.98%) Windows
20 41 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
21 39 (8.46%) Front Office
22 38 (8.24%) Microsoft
22 38 (8.24%) Git (software)
23 37 (8.03%) Computer Science Degree
23 37 (8.03%) Oracle
24 36 (7.81%) Jenkins
25 35 (7.59%) NoSQL
26 34 (7.38%) Software Engineering

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 18 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (3.25%) Confluence
3 14 (3.04%) MQSeries
4 7 (1.52%) Apache
4 7 (1.52%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.30%) Mule
6 5 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (0.87%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.87%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.87%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.65%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.65%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.43%) IIS
9 2 (0.43%) SAS
9 2 (0.43%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.22%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 14 (3.04%) Chatbot
2 6 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.43%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.22%) InDesign
5 1 (0.22%) InVision
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 3 (0.65%) HFM
1 3 (0.65%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.22%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle AGIS
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 62 (13.45%) AWS
2 34 (7.38%) Azure
3 17 (3.69%) GCP
4 12 (2.60%) Office 365
5 11 (2.39%) Serverless
6 10 (2.17%) GitHub
7 7 (1.52%) Quay.io
8 5 (1.08%) iPaaS
8 5 (1.08%) Power Platform
9 4 (0.87%) SaaS
10 3 (0.65%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.65%) PaaS
11 2 (0.43%) Datadog
11 2 (0.43%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.43%) IaaS
11 2 (0.43%) Slack
12 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.34%) WAN
2 16 (3.47%) Cisco Nexus
2 16 (3.47%) LAN
3 12 (2.60%) DNS
4 10 (2.17%) BGP
4 10 (2.17%) OSPF
5 9 (1.95%) Cisco IOS
5 9 (1.95%) NX-OS
5 9 (1.95%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.95%) VLAN
5 9 (1.95%) Wireless
6 8 (1.74%) DHCP
6 8 (1.74%) Firewall
7 7 (1.52%) FTP
7 7 (1.52%) HTTP
7 7 (1.52%) Internet
8 6 (1.30%) BIG-IP
8 6 (1.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (1.30%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (7.59%) NoSQL
2 28 (6.07%) SQL Server
3 21 (4.56%) Relational Database
4 18 (3.90%) Big Data
5 16 (3.47%) MongoDB
6 11 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (1.52%) MySQL
11 6 (1.30%) BigQuery
11 6 (1.30%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.30%) Redis
12 5 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (1.08%) Data Lake
12 5 (1.08%) InterSystems Cache
12 5 (1.08%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (1.08%) Power BI
13 3 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.65%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 38 (8.24%) Git (software)
2 36 (7.81%) Jenkins
3 30 (6.51%) JIRA
4 19 (4.12%) JUnit
5 16 (3.47%) Maven
6 14 (3.04%) webpack
7 12 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (2.39%) Cucumber
8 11 (2.39%) GitLab
9 9 (1.95%) Bitbucket
9 9 (1.95%) Gradle
9 9 (1.95%) Selenium
10 8 (1.74%) Mocha
11 7 (1.52%) CircleCI
11 7 (1.52%) fastlane
11 7 (1.52%) Jasmine
12 6 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (1.30%) WebDriver
13 5 (1.08%) MSI
13 5 (1.08%) Travis CI
General
1 461 (100.00%) Finance
2 113 (24.51%) Banking
3 39 (8.46%) Front Office
4 24 (5.21%) Investment Banking
5 17 (3.69%) Back Office
6 14 (3.04%) Games
7 8 (1.74%) Billing
7 8 (1.74%) Marketing
8 4 (0.87%) Legal
8 4 (0.87%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.43%) Law
9 2 (0.43%) Retail
10 1 (0.22%) Advertising
10 1 (0.22%) Brand Awareness
10 1 (0.22%) Interactive Media
10 1 (0.22%) Local Government
10 1 (0.22%) Publishing
10 1 (0.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 144 (31.24%) Developer
2 57 (12.36%) Analyst
3 48 (10.41%) Java Developer
4 35 (7.59%) Senior Developer
5 27 (5.86%) Support Engineer
6 24 (5.21%) Business Analyst
6 24 (5.21%) Junior
7 22 (4.77%) JavaScript Developer
8 21 (4.56%) Full Stack Developer
9 20 (4.34%) Software Engineer
10 19 (4.12%) Applications Support
11 18 (3.90%) .NET Developer
11 18 (3.90%) Lead Developer
12 17 (3.69%) Senior DevOps
13 16 (3.47%) SQL Developer
13 16 (3.47%) Support Analyst
14 15 (3.25%) Applications Engineer
14 15 (3.25%) Applications Support Engineer
14 15 (3.25%) C# .NET Developer
14 15 (3.25%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (10.41%) Spring
2 33 (7.16%) React
3 29 (6.29%) .NET
3 29 (6.29%) XML
4 28 (6.07%) REST
5 25 (5.42%) Node.js
6 24 (5.21%) CSS
7 18 (3.90%) Web Services
8 17 (3.69%) HTML
8 17 (3.69%) J2EE
9 16 (3.47%) JSP
10 14 (3.04%) RESTful
11 12 (2.60%) JMS
11 12 (2.60%) SOAP
12 10 (2.17%) XSLT
13 9 (1.95%) Dojo
13 9 (1.95%) J2SE
13 9 (1.95%) JDBC
13 9 (1.95%) Natural Language Processing
14 8 (1.74%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.38%) Greenfield Project
2 33 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (5.42%) Data Centre
3 25 (5.42%) Derivative
4 19 (4.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 16 (3.47%) Equity Derivative
6 14 (3.04%) User Experience
7 11 (2.39%) Algorithms
7 11 (2.39%) Mobile App
8 10 (2.17%) Fixed Income
8 10 (2.17%) Hedge funds
9 9 (1.95%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.74%) Equities
10 8 (1.74%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
12 6 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.30%) Fat Client
12 6 (1.30%) Thin Client
13 5 (1.08%) OTC Derivatives
14 4 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 53 (11.50%) Linux
2 46 (9.98%) Windows
3 33 (7.16%) Unix
4 24 (5.21%) Apple iOS
5 18 (3.90%) Android
6 13 (2.82%) Windows Server
7 12 (2.60%) Windows 7
8 11 (2.39%) CentOS
9 9 (1.95%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.87%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.43%) Solaris
11 2 (0.43%) SUSE
11 2 (0.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.43%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.22%) AIX
12 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (17.57%) Fintech
3 65 (14.10%) Computer Science
4 59 (12.80%) Change Management
5 58 (12.58%) DevOps
6 56 (12.15%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 52 (11.28%) TDD
8 51 (11.06%) Problem-Solving
9 50 (10.85%) Scrum
10 41 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
11 34 (7.38%) Analytics
11 34 (7.38%) Software Engineering
12 33 (7.16%) OO
13 32 (6.94%) ITIL
14 31 (6.72%) ETL
15 30 (6.51%) Mathematics
16 29 (6.29%) BDD
17 28 (6.07%) Microservices
18 25 (5.42%) Test Automation
19 24 (5.21%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 140 (30.37%) Java
2 102 (22.13%) SQL
3 88 (19.09%) Python
4 53 (11.50%) JavaScript
5 30 (6.51%) C#
6 28 (6.07%) C++
7 21 (4.56%) PowerShell
8 16 (3.47%) Bash Shell
9 14 (3.04%) PL/SQL
10 12 (2.60%) Java 8
11 11 (2.39%) Perl
11 11 (2.39%) VBA
12 10 (2.17%) Apple Swift
12 10 (2.17%) Scala
12 10 (2.17%) T-SQL
12 10 (2.17%) VB.NET
13 9 (1.95%) R
13 9 (1.95%) Ruby
14 6 (1.30%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 72 (15.62%) Degree
2 37 (8.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (4.56%) CCNP
3 21 (4.56%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (3.69%) CCNA
5 15 (3.25%) CCSA
5 15 (3.25%) CCSE
6 13 (2.82%) CISSP
7 12 (2.60%) MCSE
7 12 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (2.39%) CRISC
9 10 (2.17%) CCIE
10 9 (1.95%) CISM
10 9 (1.95%) Numerate Degree
10 9 (1.95%) PhD
11 8 (1.74%) CEH
11 8 (1.74%) GSEC
11 8 (1.74%) Master's Degree
12 7 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (1.30%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.47%) QA
2 11 (2.39%) NIST
2 11 (2.39%) SLA
3 7 (1.52%) PMO
4 4 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.65%) EMIR
5 3 (0.65%) GDPR
6 2 (0.43%) COBIT
6 2 (0.43%) ITGC
6 2 (0.43%) MiFID
6 2 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.22%) PSD2
System Software
1 50 (10.85%) Docker
2 21 (4.56%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.74%) XenApp
4 8 (1.74%) XenDesktop
5 5 (1.08%) vSphere
6 3 (0.65%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.22%) OpenSSH
8 1 (0.22%) Samba
8 1 (0.22%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 24 (5.21%) Ansible
2 15 (3.25%) SCCM
3 14 (3.04%) Kubernetes
4 11 (2.39%) Terraform
5 8 (1.74%) Control-M
5 8 (1.74%) ITRS Geneos
5 8 (1.74%) Puppet
6 6 (1.30%) Grafana
6 6 (1.30%) Single Sign-On
6 6 (1.30%) WSUS
7 5 (1.08%) BladeLogic
8 4 (0.87%) Jamf Pro
8 4 (0.87%) Kibana
8 4 (0.87%) Perfmon
8 4 (0.87%) vCenter Server
9 3 (0.65%) SCOM
10 2 (0.43%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.43%) PowerCLI
11 1 (0.22%) Packer
11 1 (0.22%) vRealize
Vendors
1 38 (8.24%) Microsoft
2 37 (8.03%) Oracle
3 23 (4.99%) Cisco
4 16 (3.47%) CheckPoint
4 16 (3.47%) F5
4 16 (3.47%) VMware
5 14 (3.04%) Bloomberg
6 13 (2.82%) Citrix
6 13 (2.82%) Reuters
7 11 (2.39%) Palo Alto
8 9 (1.95%) AppDynamics
8 9 (1.95%) Murex
9 8 (1.74%) IBM
10 7 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.52%) Wyse
11 6 (1.30%) Blue Coat
11 6 (1.30%) CA
11 6 (1.30%) Google
11 6 (1.30%) Juniper
11 6 (1.30%) Zscaler