Investment Banking Jobs in London

Investment Banking
England > London

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 6 months to 23 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
23 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 146 221 338
Rank change year-on-year +75 +117 -108
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 442 672 606
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.06% 1.67% 1.09%
As % of the General category 3.13% 2.36% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 288 565 493
10th Percentile £62,125 £57,500 £56,250
25th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £67,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £105,000 £105,000 £85,000
Median % change year-on-year - +23.53% -
75th Percentile £143,750 £131,250 £108,750
90th Percentile £155,000 £157,500 £129,500
England median annual salary £105,000 £100,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -

All General Skills
London

Investment Banking 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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 14,138 28,504 36,012
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 65.89% 70.87% 64.61%
Number of salaries quoted 10,885 19,737 21,599
10th Percentile £37,000 £42,500 £41,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £74,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.03% +5.71% -
75th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £92,500
90th Percentile £115,600 £115,000 £112,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +4.35%

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Investment Banking as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking in London

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Investment Banking in London.

Salary trend for Investment Banking in London

Investment Banking
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Investment Banking in London over the 6 months to 23 February 2024.

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 6 months to 23 February 2024. 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
Jobs
Central London +20 43 £92,500 +8.82% 7
East London +17 13 £150,000 - 1
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 64 (14.48%) Apache
2 60 (13.57%) Apache Airflow
3 8 (1.81%) IIS
3 8 (1.81%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.36%) Confluence
5 2 (0.45%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Exchange
5 2 (0.45%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.23%) Jupyter
Applications
1 130 (29.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 128 (28.96%) Microsoft Office
3 125 (28.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.81%) Adaptiv
2 4 (0.90%) Aladdin
3 1 (0.23%) Fidessa
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 114 (25.79%) AWS
2 81 (18.33%) GCP
3 62 (14.03%) dbt
4 40 (9.05%) Azure
5 36 (8.14%) GitHub
6 12 (2.71%) OpenShift
7 11 (2.49%) GitHub Actions
8 7 (1.58%) Microsoft 365
8 7 (1.58%) PaaS
9 6 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (1.13%) Azure Data Factory
11 4 (0.90%) Power Platform
11 4 (0.90%) SaaS
12 3 (0.68%) Amazon SageMaker
12 3 (0.68%) Azure DevOps
12 3 (0.68%) Snowflake
12 3 (0.68%) WhatsApp
13 2 (0.45%) Azure Synapse Analytics
13 2 (0.45%) Entra ID
13 2 (0.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.04%) Internet
2 4 (0.90%) DHCP
2 4 (0.90%) DNS
2 4 (0.90%) HTTP
2 4 (0.90%) IPv4
3 2 (0.45%) Firewall
3 2 (0.45%) LAN
3 2 (0.45%) WAN
4 1 (0.23%) 3G
4 1 (0.23%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.23%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.23%) MPLS
4 1 (0.23%) SD-WAN
4 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.23%) VPN
4 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (14.03%) Apache Arrow
1 62 (14.03%) Dremio
2 60 (13.57%) Amazon Athena
2 60 (13.57%) Apache Ignite
3 21 (4.75%) SQL Server
4 6 (1.36%) KDB
5 5 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.13%) Kdb+
5 5 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (0.90%) Power BI
6 4 (0.90%) Tableau
7 3 (0.68%) Data Lake
7 3 (0.68%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.45%) Big Data
8 2 (0.45%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.45%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.45%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.45%) Qlik Sense
8 2 (0.45%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 24 (5.43%) Git
1 24 (5.43%) GitLab
2 10 (2.26%) TeamCity
3 8 (1.81%) FitNesse
3 8 (1.81%) Octopus Deploy
3 8 (1.81%) Selenium
3 8 (1.81%) SonarQube
3 8 (1.81%) WebDriver
4 7 (1.58%) JIRA
5 6 (1.36%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.68%) Maven
General
1 442 (100.00%) Banking
2 329 (74.43%) Finance
3 150 (33.94%) Front Office
4 60 (13.57%) Social Skills
5 23 (5.20%) Financial Institution
6 12 (2.71%) Legal
7 8 (1.81%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (1.58%) Corporate Banking
9 5 (1.13%) Presentation Skills
10 3 (0.68%) Advertising
10 3 (0.68%) Back Office
11 1 (0.23%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.23%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 1 (0.23%) Influencing Skills
11 1 (0.23%) Law
11 1 (0.23%) Marketing
11 1 (0.23%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 171 (38.69%) Developer
2 166 (37.56%) Analyst
3 124 (28.05%) Business Strategy Analyst
3 124 (28.05%) Strategy Analyst
4 71 (16.06%) Java Developer
4 71 (16.06%) Software Engineer
5 69 (15.61%) AWS Engineer
6 65 (14.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 61 (13.80%) AWS Developer
8 58 (13.12%) AWS Software Engineer
9 37 (8.37%) Java Engineer
9 37 (8.37%) Python Developer
10 31 (7.01%) Electronic Trading Developer
10 31 (7.01%) Lead
10 31 (7.01%) Senior
11 29 (6.56%) Python Engineer
12 28 (6.33%) Java Software Engineer
13 25 (5.66%) Java Software Developer
14 24 (5.43%) Software Developer
15 23 (5.20%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (13.57%) NumPy
1 60 (13.57%) Pandas
2 58 (13.12%) gRPC
2 58 (13.12%) Protocol Buffers
2 58 (13.12%) SciPy
3 18 (4.07%) AngularJS
4 17 (3.85%) Web Services
5 16 (3.62%) .NET
5 16 (3.62%) FIX Protocol
5 16 (3.62%) Spring
6 13 (2.94%) .NET Framework
6 13 (2.94%) ASP.NET
6 13 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (2.94%) LINQ
7 12 (2.71%) RESTful
8 11 (2.49%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (2.49%) Spring Boot
9 10 (2.26%) XML
10 8 (1.81%) HTML
10 8 (1.81%) React
Miscellaneous
1 125 (28.28%) Self-Motivation
2 46 (10.41%) Fixed Income
3 30 (6.79%) Equities
3 30 (6.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 26 (5.88%) Hedge funds
5 18 (4.07%) Derivative
6 14 (3.17%) Management Information System
7 12 (2.71%) Credit Risk
8 11 (2.49%) Product Ownership
8 11 (2.49%) Public Cloud
9 9 (2.04%) Algorithms
9 9 (2.04%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.58%) Distributed Systems
11 6 (1.36%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (1.36%) Onboarding
12 5 (1.13%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.90%) Market Risk
14 3 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
14 3 (0.68%) Tandem
15 2 (0.45%) Distributed Computing
Operating Systems
1 35 (7.92%) Windows
2 34 (7.69%) Linux
3 23 (5.20%) Windows Server
4 18 (4.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (3.17%) Unix
6 5 (1.13%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.45%) Solaris
7 2 (0.45%) VMS
7 2 (0.45%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.23%) Android
8 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.23%) CentOS
8 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (50.23%) Asset Management
2 139 (31.45%) Agile
3 124 (28.05%) Benchmarking
3 124 (28.05%) Business Forecasting
3 124 (28.05%) Business Strategy
3 124 (28.05%) Competitor Analysis
3 124 (28.05%) Creative Thinking
3 124 (28.05%) Planning and Forecasting
4 94 (21.27%) Software Engineering
5 62 (14.03%) Analytics
6 52 (11.76%) Data Architecture
7 51 (11.54%) DevOps
8 47 (10.63%) Electronic Trading
9 40 (9.05%) CI/CD
10 35 (7.92%) Multithreading
11 32 (7.24%) Low Latency
12 31 (7.01%) Algorithmic Trading
13 26 (5.88%) Microservices
14 24 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 22 (4.98%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 152 (34.39%) Java
2 134 (30.32%) Python
3 67 (15.16%) JavaScript
4 61 (13.80%) SQL
5 58 (13.12%) TypeScript
6 36 (8.14%) Ruby
7 27 (6.11%) PowerShell
8 23 (5.20%) C#
9 22 (4.98%) Bash
9 22 (4.98%) Perl
10 18 (4.07%) Korn
11 17 (3.85%) Scala
12 14 (3.17%) Go
13 10 (2.26%) Kotlin
14 8 (1.81%) XAML
15 4 (0.90%) C++
15 4 (0.90%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.68%) MATLAB
17 1 (0.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (4.52%) Degree
2 11 (2.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.13%) Master's Degree
4 4 (0.90%) Azure Certification
5 3 (0.68%) MCSA
5 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.23%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.94%) QA
2 8 (1.81%) SLA
3 3 (0.68%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.23%) COREP
4 1 (0.23%) IFRS
4 1 (0.23%) IFRS 17
4 1 (0.23%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.23%) SEPA
System Software
1 25 (5.66%) Active Directory
1 25 (5.66%) Docker
2 3 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (0.68%) VMware NSX
2 3 (0.68%) vSphere
3 2 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.23%) GFS2
4 1 (0.23%) GPFS
4 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.23%) Slurm Workload Manager
4 1 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 33 (7.47%) Kubernetes
2 21 (4.75%) Ansible
3 19 (4.30%) Puppet
4 18 (4.07%) Red Hat Satellite
5 17 (3.85%) Control-M
6 16 (3.62%) Terraform
7 11 (2.49%) Argo
7 11 (2.49%) Rancher
8 9 (2.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 8 (1.81%) SafeCom
10 4 (0.90%) SCCM
11 2 (0.45%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 2 (0.45%) BMC PATROL
11 2 (0.45%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (0.45%) Grafana
11 2 (0.45%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.45%) SCOM
11 2 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
12 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
12 1 (0.23%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 149 (33.71%) Microsoft
2 20 (4.52%) Oracle
2 20 (4.52%) Red Hat
3 19 (4.30%) TOWER Software
4 18 (4.07%) Sun
5 11 (2.49%) Bloomberg
6 8 (1.81%) SolarWinds
6 8 (1.81%) Veritas
7 5 (1.13%) Citrix
7 5 (1.13%) VMware
8 4 (0.90%) BISAM
9 3 (0.68%) Cisco
9 3 (0.68%) IBM
9 3 (0.68%) Sybase
10 2 (0.45%) Cadence
10 2 (0.45%) Cognos
10 2 (0.45%) Dell
10 2 (0.45%) HP
10 2 (0.45%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.45%) ServiceNow