The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Investment Banking
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 147 89
Rank change year-on-year +117 -58  
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 2511 924 1437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 6.84% 2.31% 3.25%
As % of the General category 13.36% 4.45% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 800 779 1142
Median salary £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -4.54%  

Investment Banking 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 18795 20773 24167
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 51.22% 51.83% 54.61%
Number of salaries quoted 14135 17818 19870
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

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Investment Banking as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking in London

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Investment Banking in London

Investment Banking
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Investment Banking in London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Investment Banking in London

Investment Banking
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Banking within the London region over the 3 months to 27 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 +19 171 £60,000 -7.69% 27
Canary Wharf -5 10 £67,500 -32.50%
Bromley - 4 £115,000 -
Investment Banking
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking.

1 3482 (100.00%) Banking
2 2982 (85.64%) Finance
3 1639 (47.07%) Asset Management
4 1570 (45.09%) Wealth Management
5 1555 (44.66%) Retail
6 1520 (43.65%) Retail Banking
7 1193 (34.26%) Agile Software Development
8 1085 (31.16%) Java
9 788 (22.63%) SQL
10 752 (21.60%) Front Office
11 722 (20.74%) C#
12 673 (19.33%) Analytical Skills
13 576 (16.54%) Degree
14 569 (16.34%) Unix
15 566 (16.26%) SQL Server
16 557 (16.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 553 (15.88%) Derivative
18 541 (15.54%) Analytics
19 533 (15.31%) .NET
20 520 (14.93%) SDLC
21 514 (14.76%) Multithreading
22 477 (13.70%) Equities
22 477 (13.70%) Fixed Income
23 418 (12.00%) Project Management
24 404 (11.60%) Oracle
25 398 (11.43%) Risk Management
26 372 (10.68%) Python
27 358 (10.28%) Linux
28 333 (9.56%) Scrum
29 327 (9.39%) Business Analysis

Investment Banking
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
1 108 (3.10%) Tomcat
2 101 (2.90%) SharePoint
3 96 (2.76%) Apache
4 77 (2.21%) MS Exchange
5 58 (1.67%) JBoss
6 53 (1.52%) Skype for Business
7 51 (1.46%) Apache Spark
8 50 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
9 41 (1.18%) WebSphere
10 39 (1.12%) Confluence
10 39 (1.12%) IIS
11 32 (0.92%) SAS
12 30 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
13 25 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
14 19 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
15 18 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
16 14 (0.40%) Oracle Coherence
17 9 (0.26%) DataSynapse
18 8 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
19 7 (0.20%) Mule
Applications
1 195 (5.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 74 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
3 52 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 51 (1.46%) MS Visio
5 43 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (0.20%) Campfire
7 5 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.14%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.11%) SPSS
9 2 (0.057%) InVision
9 2 (0.057%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.057%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (0.83%) RMDS
2 26 (0.75%) ION MarketView
2 26 (0.75%) Markit EDM
3 25 (0.72%) Actimize
4 13 (0.37%) Temenos T24
5 10 (0.29%) Endur
5 10 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (0.23%) Global One
7 7 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
8 6 (0.17%) IntelliMatch
8 6 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
9 5 (0.14%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 5 (0.14%) Oracle FAH
9 5 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 5 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (0.14%) thinkFolio
10 4 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
10 4 (0.11%) Summit
11 2 (0.057%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 82 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
1 82 (2.35%) GitHub
2 44 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (0.83%) IaaS
4 16 (0.46%) PaaS
5 10 (0.29%) Office 365
6 9 (0.26%) Slack
7 7 (0.20%) Asana
7 7 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.14%) SaaS
9 4 (0.11%) Google Compute Engine
10 3 (0.086%) Bluemix
10 3 (0.086%) Google App Engine
10 3 (0.086%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.057%) G Suite
12 1 (0.029%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.029%) Boomi
12 1 (0.029%) iPaaS
12 1 (0.029%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.029%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 49 (1.41%) Skype
2 47 (1.35%) Firewall
3 34 (0.98%) DNS
4 25 (0.72%) FIX Connectivity
5 24 (0.69%) Intranet
6 17 (0.49%) SMTP
7 16 (0.46%) TCP/IP
8 15 (0.43%) LAN
8 15 (0.43%) WAN
9 14 (0.40%) NAS
10 11 (0.32%) Network Security
10 11 (0.32%) SAN
11 9 (0.26%) LDAP
11 9 (0.26%) Multicast
12 8 (0.23%) Kerberos
12 8 (0.23%) VPN
13 7 (0.20%) NetScaler
14 6 (0.17%) FCoE
14 6 (0.17%) Fibre Channel
14 6 (0.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 566 (16.26%) SQL Server
2 109 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 104 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
4 88 (2.53%) BusinessObjects
5 81 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 80 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 76 (2.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 74 (2.13%) Hadoop
9 72 (2.07%) Big Data
10 62 (1.78%) SQL Server 2014
11 58 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
12 54 (1.55%) NoSQL
12 54 (1.55%) Oracle Database
13 53 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
14 34 (0.98%) KDB
15 33 (0.95%) OLAP
15 33 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 30 (0.86%) Redis
17 27 (0.78%) Neo4j
18 25 (0.72%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 225 (6.46%) JIRA
2 162 (4.65%) TeamCity
3 151 (4.34%) Maven
4 112 (3.22%) JUnit
5 111 (3.19%) Subversion
6 60 (1.72%) Git (software)
6 60 (1.72%) Jenkins
7 52 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
8 45 (1.29%) MSTest
9 40 (1.15%) HP UFT
10 39 (1.12%) Selenium
11 38 (1.09%) jMock
12 36 (1.03%) Ant
13 35 (1.01%) Hudson
14 31 (0.89%) Visual Studio
15 30 (0.86%) EasyMock
16 29 (0.83%) Rhino Mocks
17 28 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 28 (0.80%) Mockito
18 27 (0.78%) Mercurial
General
1 3482 (100.00%) Banking
2 2982 (85.64%) Finance
3 1555 (44.66%) Retail
4 1520 (43.65%) Retail Banking
5 752 (21.60%) Front Office
6 154 (4.42%) Financial Institution
7 124 (3.56%) Legal
8 99 (2.84%) Back Office
9 52 (1.49%) Corporate Banking
10 49 (1.41%) Marketing
11 32 (0.92%) Private Banking
12 30 (0.86%) Publishing
13 29 (0.83%) Advertising
14 19 (0.55%) Telecoms
15 17 (0.49%) Electronics
16 8 (0.23%) Law
17 7 (0.20%) International Banking
18 5 (0.14%) General Ledger
18 5 (0.14%) Manufacturing
18 5 (0.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1375 (39.49%) Developer
2 648 (18.61%) Analyst
3 540 (15.51%) Java Developer
4 397 (11.40%) C# Developer
5 394 (11.32%) Business Analyst
6 240 (6.89%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
7 212 (6.09%) Senior Developer
8 190 (5.46%) Investment Banking Java Developer
9 167 (4.80%) Banking Analyst
10 143 (4.11%) .NET Developer
11 136 (3.91%) Software Engineer
12 128 (3.68%) Project Manager
13 118 (3.39%) SQL Developer
14 109 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
15 107 (3.07%) C++ Developer
16 104 (2.99%) C# .NET Developer
17 102 (2.93%) IT Analyst
18 99 (2.84%) Support Analyst
19 93 (2.67%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
20 90 (2.58%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 533 (15.31%) .NET
2 210 (6.03%) WPF
3 182 (5.23%) FIX Protocol
4 180 (5.17%) XML
5 172 (4.94%) ASP.NET
5 172 (4.94%) WCF
6 166 (4.77%) HTML
6 166 (4.77%) Spring
7 154 (4.42%) .NET Framework
8 141 (4.05%) Middleware
9 136 (3.91%) AngularJS
10 106 (3.04%) ASP.NET MVC
11 101 (2.90%) HTML5
12 91 (2.61%) REST
13 89 (2.56%) Hibernate
14 86 (2.47%) XSLT
15 70 (2.01%) Web Services
16 66 (1.90%) JMS
17 65 (1.87%) SOAP
18 64 (1.84%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 673 (19.33%) Analytical Skills
2 557 (16.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 553 (15.88%) Derivative
4 477 (13.70%) Equities
4 477 (13.70%) Fixed Income
5 213 (6.12%) Computer Science
6 199 (5.72%) Fintech
7 186 (5.34%) User Experience
8 159 (4.57%) Equity Derivative
9 138 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
10 114 (3.27%) Hedge funds
11 105 (3.02%) Credit Risk
12 102 (2.93%) Management Information System
13 97 (2.79%) Greenfield Project
14 88 (2.53%) Algorithms
15 85 (2.44%) OTC Derivatives
16 75 (2.15%) Virtual Team
17 66 (1.90%) Reference Data
18 64 (1.84%) Data Structures
19 61 (1.75%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 569 (16.34%) Unix
2 358 (10.28%) Linux
3 319 (9.16%) Windows
4 73 (2.10%) Solaris
5 68 (1.95%) Windows Server
6 46 (1.32%) Windows 7
7 43 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (0.78%) Android
8 27 (0.78%) Apple iOS
9 25 (0.72%) Mac OS X
10 10 (0.29%) Ubuntu
11 7 (0.20%) Windows 10
12 6 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.14%) Windows NT
14 3 (0.086%) AIX
15 2 (0.057%) OS/390
16 1 (0.029%) CentOS
16 1 (0.029%) SUSE
16 1 (0.029%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1639 (47.07%) Asset Management
2 1570 (45.09%) Wealth Management
3 1193 (34.26%) Agile Software Development
4 541 (15.54%) Analytics
5 520 (14.93%) SDLC
6 514 (14.76%) Multithreading
7 418 (12.00%) Project Management
8 398 (11.43%) Risk Management
9 333 (9.56%) Scrum
10 327 (9.39%) Business Analysis
11 320 (9.19%) OO
12 315 (9.05%) TDD
13 288 (8.27%) Low Latency
14 267 (7.67%) Test Automation
15 221 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
15 221 (6.35%) Multithreaded Programming
16 211 (6.06%) Unit Testing
17 196 (5.63%) MVC
18 188 (5.40%) DevOps
19 177 (5.08%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1085 (31.16%) Java
2 788 (22.63%) SQL
3 722 (20.74%) C#
4 372 (10.68%) Python
5 319 (9.16%) C++
6 286 (8.21%) JavaScript
7 135 (3.88%) R
8 115 (3.30%) Shell Script
9 106 (3.04%) Perl
10 105 (3.02%) PL/SQL
11 82 (2.35%) C
12 68 (1.95%) T-SQL
13 66 (1.90%) VBA
14 63 (1.81%) Bash Shell
15 59 (1.69%) TypeScript
16 53 (1.52%) PowerShell
17 52 (1.49%) Scala
18 31 (0.89%) MATLAB
19 29 (0.83%) XAML
20 28 (0.80%) F#
Qualifications
1 576 (16.54%) Degree
2 102 (2.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (1.01%) Master's Degree
4 34 (0.98%) PhD
5 32 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (0.83%) MCSE
7 26 (0.75%) PMI Certification
8 25 (0.72%) CCA
8 25 (0.72%) Citrix Certification
9 23 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (0.52%) CISSP
11 16 (0.46%) CCNP
12 14 (0.40%) CCNA
13 13 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 13 (0.37%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 13 (0.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 12 (0.34%) ISEB
15 10 (0.29%) CCIE
16 8 (0.23%) CISA
16 8 (0.23%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 307 (8.82%) QA
2 122 (3.50%) MiFID
3 58 (1.67%) PMO
4 56 (1.61%) Data Quality
5 40 (1.15%) Dodd-Frank
6 33 (0.95%) ISO 20022
7 30 (0.86%) EMIR
8 25 (0.72%) Basel III
9 11 (0.32%) SLA
10 8 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 7 (0.20%) ISO 15022
12 6 (0.17%) CRD IV
13 4 (0.11%) GDPR
14 3 (0.086%) COBIT
14 3 (0.086%) IFRS
14 3 (0.086%) SEPA
15 2 (0.057%) AIFMD
16 1 (0.029%) FATCA
16 1 (0.029%) ISO 31000
16 1 (0.029%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 85 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 43 (1.23%) Docker
3 30 (0.86%) XenApp
4 27 (0.78%) XenDesktop
5 17 (0.49%) Postfix
6 15 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (0.32%) Hyper-V
8 9 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
9 7 (0.20%) NFS
9 7 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 6 (0.17%) HDFS
10 6 (0.17%) KVM
10 6 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
10 6 (0.17%) SRDF
10 6 (0.17%) Xen
11 4 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.086%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (0.057%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 2 (0.057%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.057%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 35 (1.01%) SCCM
2 32 (0.92%) Puppet
3 25 (0.72%) AirWatch
4 20 (0.57%) Ansible
4 20 (0.57%) Control-M
5 16 (0.46%) ITRS Geneos
5 16 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.14%) SCOM
8 4 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.11%) Graphite
8 4 (0.11%) Salt
9 3 (0.086%) Nagios
10 2 (0.057%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (0.057%) CSIRT
10 2 (0.057%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.057%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 2 (0.057%) Oozie
10 2 (0.057%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.057%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 404 (11.60%) Oracle
2 306 (8.79%) Microsoft
3 190 (5.46%) Murex
4 121 (3.48%) Sybase
5 79 (2.27%) TIBCO
6 67 (1.92%) ION Trading
7 55 (1.58%) VMware
8 54 (1.55%) Citrix
9 50 (1.44%) Informatica
10 49 (1.41%) Red Hat
11 45 (1.29%) Tableau
12 42 (1.21%) Bloomberg
13 41 (1.18%) ServiceNow
14 40 (1.15%) Calypso
14 40 (1.15%) Cisco
15 39 (1.12%) Sun
16 38 (1.09%) SAP
17 37 (1.06%) IBM
18 35 (1.01%) Perforce
19 33 (0.95%) Splunk
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