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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Investment Banking
England / London
Rank 103 120 89
Rank change year-on-year +17 -31  
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 973 1077 1339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.89% 2.58% 3.19%
As % of the General category 5.79% 4.87% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 812 885 1128
Median salary £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.86% -4.16%  

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 16805 22127 22797
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 49.96% 53.08% 54.34%
Number of salaries quoted 14007 18763 18757
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
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 24 March 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 24 March 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 -4 167 £62,500 -10.71% 43
Canary Wharf -5 9 £72,500 +38.09%
Mitcham - 9 £55,000 -
Morden - 7 £57,500 -
Croydon +13 6 £70,000 +59.09%
Docklands, London - 4 £67,500 -
West End of London - 1 £65,000 - 2
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 1956 (100.00%) Banking
2 1427 (72.96%) Finance
3 657 (33.59%) Agile Software Development
4 651 (33.28%) Java
5 571 (29.19%) SQL
6 534 (27.30%) C#
7 419 (21.42%) SQL Server
8 406 (20.76%) .NET
9 373 (19.07%) Degree
10 341 (17.43%) Unix
11 337 (17.23%) Front Office
12 303 (15.49%) Equities
13 293 (14.98%) Analytics
14 271 (13.85%) Multithreading
15 267 (13.65%) Linux
16 252 (12.88%) JavaScript
16 252 (12.88%) TDD
17 251 (12.83%) C++
17 251 (12.83%) Derivative
18 245 (12.53%) Python
19 244 (12.47%) Fixed Income
20 220 (11.25%) Fintech
21 219 (11.20%) HTML
22 218 (11.15%) Microsoft
23 205 (10.48%) SDLC
24 202 (10.33%) OO
25 201 (10.28%) WPF
26 199 (10.17%) Windows
27 193 (9.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
28 176 (9.00%) MVC

Investment Banking
Top Related 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 62 (3.17%) Apache Spark
2 56 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 53 (2.71%) IIS
4 51 (2.61%) Apache
4 51 (2.61%) WebSphere
5 37 (1.89%) Tomcat
6 34 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
7 31 (1.58%) Confluence
8 29 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
9 22 (1.12%) DataSynapse
9 22 (1.12%) Oracle Coherence
10 21 (1.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 17 (0.87%) MS Exchange
11 17 (0.87%) Mule
12 13 (0.66%) Mule ESB
13 11 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (0.56%) SAS
14 10 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
15 7 (0.36%) MQSeries
15 7 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 144 (7.36%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.28%) MS Project
3 23 (1.18%) MS Office
4 17 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 15 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
5 15 (0.77%) Photoshop
6 14 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.20%) InVision
8 2 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.10%) SPSS
9 1 (0.051%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (1.07%) RMDS
2 16 (0.82%) Markit EDM
3 9 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.31%) Summit
5 4 (0.20%) ION MarketView
5 4 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.15%) Front Arena
6 3 (0.15%) Kondor
6 3 (0.15%) Orchestrade
6 3 (0.15%) thinkFolio
7 2 (0.10%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 1 (0.051%) CA PPM
8 1 (0.051%) Endur
8 1 (0.051%) EQXanite
8 1 (0.051%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.051%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.051%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.051%) SunGard GMI
8 1 (0.051%) TradeThru
Cloud Services
1 74 (3.78%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (0.56%) GitHub
4 9 (0.46%) Office 365
5 7 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (0.31%) SaaS
7 5 (0.26%) IaaS
8 4 (0.20%) Google Compute Engine
8 4 (0.20%) PaaS
9 3 (0.15%) Bluemix
9 3 (0.15%) Google App Engine
9 3 (0.15%) IBM Cloud
9 3 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.10%) G Suite
10 2 (0.10%) Slack
11 1 (0.051%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 34 (1.74%) LAN
1 34 (1.74%) WAN
2 29 (1.48%) Firewall
3 28 (1.43%) Multicast
4 26 (1.33%) SAN
5 24 (1.23%) TCP/IP
5 24 (1.23%) VPN
6 23 (1.18%) NAS
6 23 (1.18%) SSL
7 22 (1.12%) HTTP
8 21 (1.07%) Kerberos
9 20 (1.02%) FIX Connectivity
9 20 (1.02%) iSCSI
9 20 (1.02%) Network Security
10 19 (0.97%) FCoE
10 19 (0.97%) Fibre Channel
11 17 (0.87%) Wireless
12 16 (0.82%) BGP
13 14 (0.72%) MPLS
13 14 (0.72%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 419 (21.42%) SQL Server
2 109 (5.57%) Hadoop
3 95 (4.86%) Relational Database
4 71 (3.63%) Big Data
5 67 (3.43%) Data Warehouse
6 50 (2.56%) HBase
7 48 (2.45%) SQL Server 2014
8 46 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 45 (2.30%) NoSQL
10 39 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 36 (1.84%) Apache Hive
12 35 (1.79%) RDBMS
12 35 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
13 33 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
13 33 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 30 (1.53%) MongoDB
15 28 (1.43%) Impala
16 27 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
17 26 (1.33%) QlikView
18 25 (1.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 120 (6.13%) JIRA
2 70 (3.58%) Subversion
3 51 (2.61%) Maven
4 35 (1.79%) Git (software)
5 34 (1.74%) Jenkins
5 34 (1.74%) Selenium
6 31 (1.58%) Grunt
6 31 (1.58%) JUnit
7 27 (1.38%) MSTest
7 27 (1.38%) Rhino Mocks
8 26 (1.33%) Moq
8 26 (1.33%) NUnit
9 24 (1.23%) gulp
10 23 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 23 (1.18%) jspm
10 23 (1.18%) Mockito
10 23 (1.18%) TeamCity
11 20 (1.02%) Karma Test Runner
12 18 (0.92%) WebDriver
13 17 (0.87%) Cucumber
General
1 1956 (100.00%) Banking
2 1427 (72.96%) Finance
3 337 (17.23%) Front Office
4 112 (5.73%) Financial Institution
5 70 (3.58%) Legal
6 68 (3.48%) Retail
7 66 (3.37%) Back Office
8 50 (2.56%) Corporate Banking
9 43 (2.20%) Retail Banking
10 36 (1.84%) Telecoms
11 32 (1.64%) Private Banking
12 21 (1.07%) Advertising
13 13 (0.66%) Electronics
14 10 (0.51%) Games
14 10 (0.51%) Marketing
15 9 (0.46%) French Language
16 7 (0.36%) General Ledger
16 7 (0.36%) Law
17 6 (0.31%) Spanish Language
18 4 (0.20%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 983 (50.26%) Developer
2 394 (20.14%) Analyst
3 357 (18.25%) Java Developer
4 346 (17.69%) C# Developer
5 194 (9.92%) Business Analyst
5 194 (9.92%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
6 168 (8.59%) Investment Banking Java Developer
7 138 (7.06%) .NET Developer
8 131 (6.70%) Banking Analyst
9 121 (6.19%) Senior Developer
10 114 (5.83%) SQL Developer
11 111 (5.67%) Architect
12 99 (5.06%) C# .NET Developer
13 89 (4.55%) Project Manager
14 84 (4.29%) Junior
15 73 (3.73%) C++ Developer
16 61 (3.12%) Consultant
17 59 (3.02%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
17 59 (3.02%) Support Analyst
18 56 (2.86%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 406 (20.76%) .NET
2 219 (11.20%) HTML
3 201 (10.28%) WPF
4 158 (8.08%) ASP.NET
5 156 (7.98%) WCF
6 147 (7.52%) AngularJS
7 141 (7.21%) HTML5
8 140 (7.16%) XML
9 139 (7.11%) .NET Framework
10 96 (4.91%) Middleware
11 92 (4.70%) CSS
12 88 (4.50%) XSLT
13 87 (4.45%) ASP.NET MVC
14 83 (4.24%) FIX Protocol
15 81 (4.14%) REST
16 71 (3.63%) Spring
17 56 (2.86%) D3.js
18 54 (2.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 51 (2.61%) jQuery
20 45 (2.30%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 303 (15.49%) Equities
2 251 (12.83%) Derivative
3 244 (12.47%) Fixed Income
4 220 (11.25%) Fintech
5 193 (9.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 163 (8.33%) Computer Science
7 157 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
8 110 (5.62%) Hedge funds
9 63 (3.22%) OTC Derivatives
10 62 (3.17%) Data Centre
11 58 (2.97%) User Experience
12 57 (2.91%) Credit Risk
13 55 (2.81%) Tandem
14 54 (2.76%) Algorithms
15 48 (2.45%) Market Risk
16 44 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
17 41 (2.10%) Client/Server
18 37 (1.89%) Equity Derivative
19 36 (1.84%) Management Information System
20 26 (1.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 341 (17.43%) Unix
2 267 (13.65%) Linux
3 199 (10.17%) Windows
4 40 (2.04%) Solaris
5 25 (1.28%) Windows Server
6 23 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (0.92%) Android
7 18 (0.92%) Apple iOS
7 18 (0.92%) Windows 7
8 12 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (0.56%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.20%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.10%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.051%) AIX
13 1 (0.051%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.051%) VMS
13 1 (0.051%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 657 (33.59%) Agile Software Development
2 293 (14.98%) Analytics
3 271 (13.85%) Multithreading
4 252 (12.88%) TDD
5 205 (10.48%) SDLC
6 202 (10.33%) OO
7 176 (9.00%) MVC
8 158 (8.08%) Low Latency
9 145 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 143 (7.31%) Risk Management
11 140 (7.16%) Business Analysis
12 137 (7.00%) Scrum
13 135 (6.90%) Asset Management
14 134 (6.85%) Project Management
15 122 (6.24%) Electronic Trading
16 114 (5.83%) Data Management
16 114 (5.83%) Unit Testing
17 109 (5.57%) Multithreaded Programming
18 105 (5.37%) DevOps
19 102 (5.21%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 651 (33.28%) Java
2 571 (29.19%) SQL
3 534 (27.30%) C#
4 252 (12.88%) JavaScript
5 251 (12.83%) C++
6 245 (12.53%) Python
7 122 (6.24%) Scala
8 62 (3.17%) TypeScript
9 56 (2.86%) Perl
10 52 (2.66%) T-SQL
11 49 (2.51%) C
12 42 (2.15%) VBA
13 40 (2.04%) Shell Script
14 37 (1.89%) ES6
15 27 (1.38%) F#
15 27 (1.38%) PL/SQL
15 27 (1.38%) PowerShell
16 24 (1.23%) Bash Shell
17 21 (1.07%) VB
17 21 (1.07%) XAML
Qualifications
1 373 (19.07%) Degree
2 28 (1.43%) PMI Certification
3 27 (1.38%) PhD
4 22 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (1.02%) CCNP
5 20 (1.02%) CISSP
5 20 (1.02%) ISEB
6 14 (0.72%) CISA
7 12 (0.61%) CISM
7 12 (0.61%) ISTQB
8 11 (0.56%) CRISC
9 9 (0.46%) CCIE
10 8 (0.41%) CCNA
10 8 (0.41%) CFA
11 7 (0.36%) ACCA
11 7 (0.36%) Postgraduate
12 6 (0.31%) MCSE
12 6 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (0.31%) PMP
13 5 (0.26%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (5.52%) MiFID
2 76 (3.89%) QA
3 29 (1.48%) EMIR
4 22 (1.12%) Dodd-Frank
5 20 (1.02%) Data Quality
5 20 (1.02%) PMO
6 13 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (0.51%) FATCA
7 10 (0.51%) IFRS
8 8 (0.41%) SLA
9 6 (0.31%) COBIT
9 6 (0.31%) COREP
9 6 (0.31%) FINREP
10 5 (0.26%) Basel III
11 3 (0.15%) IFRS 9
11 3 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.10%) IAS 39
12 2 (0.10%) SDET
13 1 (0.051%) Basel II
13 1 (0.051%) Solvency II
System Software
1 43 (2.20%) Active Directory
2 36 (1.84%) Docker
3 27 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (1.28%) Hyper-V
5 22 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
6 21 (1.07%) NFS
7 19 (0.97%) KVM
7 19 (0.97%) SRDF
7 19 (0.97%) Xen
8 10 (0.51%) XenApp
9 6 (0.31%) HDFS
10 5 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 5 (0.26%) Firmware
11 4 (0.20%) Apache Flume
11 4 (0.20%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.15%) vSphere
13 2 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.051%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 1 (0.051%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (0.051%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 25 (1.28%) Control-M
2 17 (0.87%) ITRS Geneos
3 13 (0.66%) Puppet
4 12 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (0.51%) Ansible
5 10 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (0.51%) SCCM
5 10 (0.51%) SCOM
6 6 (0.31%) Oozie
7 5 (0.26%) FortiGate
8 3 (0.15%) Ambari
9 2 (0.10%) CSIRT
10 1 (0.051%) AppManager
10 1 (0.051%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.051%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.051%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.051%) Nagios
10 1 (0.051%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.051%) Perfmon
10 1 (0.051%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 218 (11.15%) Microsoft
2 169 (8.64%) Oracle
3 83 (4.24%) Sybase
4 65 (3.32%) IBM
5 50 (2.56%) TIBCO
6 45 (2.30%) Cisco
7 39 (1.99%) Calypso
7 39 (1.99%) VMware
8 29 (1.48%) Bloomberg
8 29 (1.48%) Murex
9 28 (1.43%) Informatica
10 27 (1.38%) HP
11 25 (1.28%) Charles River
12 24 (1.23%) NetApp
13 23 (1.18%) Solace
14 22 (1.12%) Citrix
14 22 (1.12%) EMC
15 20 (1.02%) Juniper
15 20 (1.02%) Reuters
16 19 (0.97%) Intel
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £79,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £65K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holid
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus,Pension,Life Insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Cititec
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £84,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £40,000 - £65,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Training
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £84,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus,Pension and Insurance
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago