Period
to 26 July 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England > South East
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 101 197 241
Rank change year-on-year +96 +44 +5
Permanent jobs citing Banking 526 173 328
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.22% 1.41% 1.23%
As % of the General category 6.27% 3.05% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 92 135 188
10th Percentile £46,250 £37,500 £31,775
25th Percentile £50,000 £48,125 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £67,500 £57,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.70% +18.42% +14.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £80,625 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,000 £90,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £77,500 £77,000 £68,400
% change year-on-year +0.65% +12.57% +5.23%

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 the South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 8,387 5,673 13,234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 51.35% 46.33% 49.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5,274 4,393 10,075
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £27,318
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,412 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.77% +5.55% +5.00%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Banking as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in the South East

Banking
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Banking in the South East.

Salary trend for Banking in the South East

Banking
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Banking in the South East over the 6 months to 26 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Banking in the South East

Banking
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the South East region over the 6 months to 26 July 2021. 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
Hampshire +93 367 £70,000 - 9
Thames Valley -15 88 £59,000 -21.33% 19
Buckinghamshire -5 46 £59,000 -16.90% 3
Surrey -10 45 £67,500 +22.73% 6
Berkshire -38 35 £59,000 -23.87% 14
West Sussex -9 8 £50,000 -35.48%
Oxfordshire -8 7 - - 2
Kent -26 5 £45,000 -11.98%
East Sussex -44 2 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 2021, IT jobs citing Banking 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 South East region with a requirement for Banking.

1 429 (81.56%) Finance
2 356 (67.68%) Java
2 356 (67.68%) Degree
3 333 (63.31%) Law
4 331 (62.93%) Digital Banking
5 330 (62.74%) Agile Software Development
6 324 (61.60%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 309 (58.75%) DevOps
8 305 (57.98%) Computer Science
9 295 (56.08%) Software Engineering
10 277 (52.66%) AWS
11 272 (51.71%) Jenkins
12 271 (51.52%) Ansible
13 268 (50.95%) Spring
14 261 (49.62%) Kafka
15 256 (48.67%) Linux
16 249 (47.34%) AngularJS
17 244 (46.39%) GitHub
17 244 (46.39%) Git (software)
18 234 (44.49%) Microservices
19 230 (43.73%) Node.js
20 222 (42.21%) Protractor
21 219 (41.63%) Unix
22 211 (40.11%) Python
23 209 (39.73%) Sonatype Nexus
24 207 (39.35%) React
24 207 (39.35%) HBase
24 207 (39.35%) Apache Spark
25 205 (38.97%) Cucumber
25 205 (38.97%) Shell Script

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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
1 207 (39.35%) Apache Spark
2 203 (38.59%) GemFire
3 167 (31.75%) Apache
4 72 (13.69%) Cloud Foundry
5 29 (5.51%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (2.47%) Confluence
7 6 (1.14%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.38%) SAS
9 1 (0.19%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.14%) Distributed Ledger
2 3 (0.57%) SAP BPC
2 3 (0.57%) SAP CO
2 3 (0.57%) SAP FI
2 3 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.38%) SAP BRIM
3 2 (0.38%) SAP MDG
3 2 (0.38%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.38%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.19%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 277 (52.66%) AWS
2 244 (46.39%) GitHub
3 162 (30.80%) Amazon Kinesis
4 121 (23.00%) Azure
5 96 (18.25%) GCP
6 42 (7.98%) PaaS
7 40 (7.60%) Amazon EC2
7 40 (7.60%) OpenShift
8 22 (4.18%) AWS CloudFormation
9 9 (1.71%) SaaS
10 8 (1.52%) Amazon EKS
10 8 (1.52%) Apigee
11 7 (1.33%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (0.95%) IaaS
12 5 (0.95%) Power Platform
13 4 (0.76%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.57%) Azure Pipelines
14 3 (0.57%) Miro
15 2 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
15 2 (0.38%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.51%) Calico
2 28 (5.32%) LAN
3 26 (4.94%) WAN
4 25 (4.75%) HTTP
5 11 (2.09%) WLAN
6 10 (1.90%) VPN
6 10 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (1.52%) MPLS
8 7 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (1.33%) Ethernet
9 6 (1.14%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (1.14%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (1.14%) NetScaler
10 5 (0.95%) DWDM
10 5 (0.95%) Unified Communications
11 4 (0.76%) TCP/IP
12 3 (0.57%) BGP
12 3 (0.57%) OSPF
12 3 (0.57%) PBX
12 3 (0.57%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (39.35%) HBase
2 200 (38.02%) MariaDB
2 200 (38.02%) Relational Database
3 192 (36.50%) PostgreSQL
4 162 (30.80%) Redis
5 157 (29.85%) Big Data
6 155 (29.47%) NoSQL
7 45 (8.56%) Hadoop
8 39 (7.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 16 (3.04%) Amazon RDS
10 12 (2.28%) SQL Server
11 8 (1.52%) Blockchain
12 7 (1.33%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.95%) Apache Hive
13 5 (0.95%) OLTP
13 5 (0.95%) Power BI
14 4 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 3 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
15 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2016
15 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 272 (51.71%) Jenkins
2 244 (46.39%) Git (software)
3 222 (42.21%) Protractor
4 209 (39.73%) Sonatype Nexus
5 205 (38.97%) Cucumber
6 195 (37.07%) Gradle
7 193 (36.69%) Cypress.io
8 192 (36.50%) Storybook
9 180 (34.22%) JUnit
10 174 (33.08%) IntelliJ
11 168 (31.94%) Eclipse
12 161 (30.61%) Mockito
13 123 (23.38%) Artifactory
14 73 (13.88%) SonarQube
15 44 (8.37%) Selenium
16 29 (5.51%) Bitbucket
16 29 (5.51%) gulp
17 22 (4.18%) JIRA
18 17 (3.23%) GitLab
19 10 (1.90%) Appium
General
1 429 (81.56%) Finance
2 333 (63.31%) Law
3 324 (61.60%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 78 (14.83%) Social Skills
5 50 (9.51%) Presentation Skills
5 50 (9.51%) Telecoms
6 18 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (3.23%) Police
8 14 (2.66%) Influencing Skills
9 11 (2.09%) Retail
10 8 (1.52%) Legal
10 8 (1.52%) Marketing
11 7 (1.33%) Financial Institution
12 6 (1.14%) Automotive
13 5 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.57%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.57%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.57%) Military
14 3 (0.57%) Organisational Skills
14 3 (0.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 200 (38.02%) Software Engineer
2 125 (23.76%) Principal Engineer
3 113 (21.48%) Principal Software Engineer
4 93 (17.68%) Developer
5 56 (10.65%) Lead Software Engineer
6 52 (9.89%) Architect
7 48 (9.13%) Software Developer
8 44 (8.37%) Lead Developer
9 43 (8.17%) Lead Software Developer
10 39 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
11 37 (7.03%) Cloud Engineer
12 35 (6.65%) Analyst
13 29 (5.51%) Java Developer
14 27 (5.13%) Principal Architect
15 24 (4.56%) DevOps Engineer
16 18 (3.42%) Business Analyst
17 17 (3.23%) Security Architect
18 15 (2.85%) Applications Architect
18 15 (2.85%) Project Manager
18 15 (2.85%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (50.95%) Spring
2 261 (49.62%) Kafka
3 249 (47.34%) AngularJS
4 230 (43.73%) Node.js
5 207 (39.35%) React
6 202 (38.40%) RESTful
7 197 (37.45%) CSS
7 197 (37.45%) RabbitMQ
7 197 (37.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 195 (37.07%) Redux
9 193 (36.69%) Tailwind CSS
10 192 (36.50%) Express
11 190 (36.12%) WireMock
12 172 (32.70%) JSON
13 166 (31.56%) Spark Streaming
14 164 (31.18%) Play Framework
15 113 (21.48%) LAMP
15 113 (21.48%) LAPP Stack
16 88 (16.73%) Web Services
17 73 (13.88%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 168 (31.94%) Linux Command Line
2 149 (28.33%) User Experience
3 95 (18.06%) Self-Motivation
4 26 (4.94%) Management Information System
5 19 (3.61%) Clustering
5 19 (3.61%) Data Centre
6 18 (3.42%) Virtual Team
7 17 (3.23%) Smart Meter
8 9 (1.71%) Cloud Native
9 6 (1.14%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (1.14%) Public Cloud
10 5 (0.95%) Blog
10 5 (0.95%) Mobile Banking
10 5 (0.95%) Online Banking
10 5 (0.95%) Podcast
11 4 (0.76%) CMDB
11 4 (0.76%) DTCC
12 3 (0.57%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 256 (48.67%) Linux
2 219 (41.63%) Unix
3 12 (2.28%) Windows
4 8 (1.52%) Android
4 8 (1.52%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.38%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.38%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (62.93%) Digital Banking
2 330 (62.74%) Agile Software Development
3 309 (58.75%) DevOps
4 305 (57.98%) Computer Science
5 295 (56.08%) Software Engineering
6 234 (44.49%) Microservices
7 200 (38.02%) Business Continuity
8 193 (36.69%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 170 (32.32%) Validation
10 165 (31.37%) TDD
11 159 (30.23%) Scrum
12 144 (27.38%) High Availability
13 137 (26.05%) Software Testing
14 130 (24.71%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 126 (23.95%) Multithreading
16 125 (23.76%) BDD
16 125 (23.76%) Clean Code
16 125 (23.76%) Performance Monitoring
17 123 (23.38%) OO
18 115 (21.86%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 356 (67.68%) Java
2 211 (40.11%) Python
3 205 (38.97%) Shell Script
4 183 (34.79%) Groovy
5 61 (11.60%) JavaScript
6 43 (8.17%) Bash Shell
7 32 (6.08%) Go
8 21 (3.99%) C#
9 18 (3.42%) Ruby
10 17 (3.23%) SQL
11 16 (3.04%) Java 11
12 13 (2.47%) Java 8
13 5 (0.95%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.57%) Kotlin
14 3 (0.57%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.57%) Scala
14 3 (0.57%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.38%) ABAP
15 2 (0.38%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 356 (67.68%) Degree
2 191 (36.31%) OCP
2 191 (36.31%) Oracle Certification
3 63 (11.98%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (2.09%) TOGAF Certification
5 10 (1.90%) CCNP
6 9 (1.71%) AWS Certification
7 6 (1.14%) CCNA
7 6 (1.14%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.14%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.76%) CISSP
9 3 (0.57%) CCIE
9 3 (0.57%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.38%) CITP
10 2 (0.38%) ISEB
10 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.38%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.19%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (8.56%) SLA
2 25 (4.75%) QA
3 17 (3.23%) Cyber Essentials
3 17 (3.23%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 17 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (3.23%) NIST
4 12 (2.28%) PMO
5 3 (0.57%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.38%) COBIT
7 1 (0.19%) GRC
7 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 167 (31.75%) HDFS
2 121 (23.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (5.70%) Virtual Machines
4 29 (5.51%) Docker
5 9 (1.71%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (1.14%) VMware NSX
7 5 (0.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.19%) RACF
8 1 (0.19%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 271 (51.52%) Ansible
2 121 (23.00%) Opscode Chef
3 63 (11.98%) Kubernetes
3 63 (11.98%) Terraform
4 42 (7.98%) Puppet
5 30 (5.70%) Grafana
6 29 (5.51%) Kibana
7 1 (0.19%) SCCM
7 1 (0.19%) SCOM
7 1 (0.19%) Stealthwatch
7 1 (0.19%) Tivoli NetView
7 1 (0.19%) zSecure
Vendors
1 192 (36.50%) Okta
2 181 (34.41%) VMware
3 38 (7.22%) Oracle
4 18 (3.42%) PayPal
5 17 (3.23%) Cisco
6 11 (2.09%) Microsoft
6 11 (2.09%) Xceptor
7 10 (1.90%) Palo Alto
8 9 (1.71%) Fortinet
8 9 (1.71%) Google
9 7 (1.33%) Meraki
10 6 (1.14%) Aruba
10 6 (1.14%) IronPort
10 6 (1.14%) SAP
10 6 (1.14%) Solace
11 4 (0.76%) CA Agile Central
11 4 (0.76%) Citrix
11 4 (0.76%) Cognizant
12 3 (0.57%) CheckPoint
12 3 (0.57%) F5