Period
to

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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England > South East
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 134 123 211
Rank change year-on-year -11 +88 +54
Permanent jobs citing Banking 578 426 187
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.56% 2.72% 1.34%
As % of the General category 4.12% 5.32% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 136 93 145
10th Percentile £39,375 £42,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £57,188 £47,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £76,250 £60,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +27.08% -11.11% +17.39%
75th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £82,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £77,500 £77,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% +0.65% +10.79%

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 14,035 8,005 6,633
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 62.23% 51.10% 47.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6,732 5,032 5,115
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,275 £28,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,850 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.70% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 1 July 2022.

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 1 July 2022. 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
Hampshire +2 361 £80,000 +14.29% 4
Surrey -26 78 £51,250 -21.15% 5
Thames Valley -59 58 £71,750 +36.63% 12
East Sussex +22 38 £80,000 +68.42%
Buckinghamshire -47 31 £77,500 +34.78% 6
West Sussex +9 28 £90,000 +80.00%
Berkshire -16 21 £80,000 +43.48% 4
Kent -57 12 £75,000 +78.57% 1
Oxfordshire -34 6 £60,000 +41.18% 2
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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.

1 458 (79.24%) Finance
2 347 (60.03%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 313 (54.15%) Law
4 312 (53.98%) Digital Banking
5 310 (53.63%) Agile
6 264 (45.67%) Computer Science
7 247 (42.73%) CI/CD
8 226 (39.10%) AWS
9 213 (36.85%) Social Skills
10 198 (34.26%) Jenkins
11 197 (34.08%) Kafka
12 178 (30.80%) GitHub
12 178 (30.80%) RabbitMQ
13 165 (28.55%) User Stories
13 165 (28.55%) Software Engineering
14 163 (28.20%) Azure
15 162 (28.03%) Java
16 161 (27.85%) Full Stack Development
17 151 (26.12%) Git (software)
17 151 (26.12%) Degree
18 140 (24.22%) Relational Database
19 139 (24.05%) Kubernetes
20 130 (22.49%) NoSQL
21 129 (22.32%) Amazon Kinesis
22 124 (21.45%) Test Automation
23 122 (21.11%) Linux
24 121 (20.93%) Spring
25 118 (20.42%) Docker
25 118 (20.42%) GCP
26 117 (20.24%) Multithreaded Programming

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 47 (8.13%) GemFire
2 39 (6.75%) Apache Spark
3 32 (5.54%) Cloud Foundry
4 10 (1.73%) SharePoint
4 10 (1.73%) WebSphere
5 9 (1.56%) Apache
5 9 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (1.38%) Confluence
7 5 (0.87%) IIS
8 3 (0.52%) CMS
9 2 (0.35%) Drupal
9 2 (0.35%) SAS
9 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.35%) WordPress
10 1 (0.17%) Appian
10 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.17%) JBoss
10 1 (0.17%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (1.90%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.17%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 10 (1.73%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.17%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.17%) SAP BRIM
3 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.17%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.17%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.17%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.17%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 226 (39.10%) AWS
2 178 (30.80%) GitHub
3 163 (28.20%) Azure
4 129 (22.32%) Amazon Kinesis
5 118 (20.42%) GCP
6 68 (11.76%) OpenShift
7 31 (5.36%) GitHub Actions
8 17 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
8 17 (2.94%) PaaS
9 13 (2.25%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 12 (2.08%) Azure Data Factory
10 12 (2.08%) Azure DevOps
11 9 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (1.38%) Microsoft 365
13 7 (1.21%) SaaS
14 6 (1.04%) Azure Sentinel
15 5 (0.87%) Power Platform
15 5 (0.87%) Responsys
15 5 (0.87%) Serverless
16 3 (0.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (6.06%) SNA
2 11 (1.90%) Calico
3 10 (1.73%) Firewall
3 10 (1.73%) WAN
4 8 (1.38%) HTTPS
5 6 (1.04%) DHCP
5 6 (1.04%) DNS
5 6 (1.04%) Internet
5 6 (1.04%) LAN
5 6 (1.04%) VPN
6 5 (0.87%) ATM
6 5 (0.87%) SSL
6 5 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (0.69%) SDH
8 3 (0.52%) HTTP
9 2 (0.35%) SSH
9 2 (0.35%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.17%) SAN
10 1 (0.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (24.22%) Relational Database
2 130 (22.49%) NoSQL
3 58 (10.03%) PostgreSQL
4 42 (7.27%) Big Data
5 31 (5.36%) SQL Server
6 27 (4.67%) HBase
7 21 (3.63%) MariaDB
8 20 (3.46%) Hadoop
9 19 (3.29%) Redis
10 17 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (2.25%) DynamoDB
12 12 (2.08%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 12 (2.08%) Data Lake
12 12 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (0.87%) Biml
14 5 (0.87%) Power BI
15 2 (0.35%) MySQL
15 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database
15 2 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 198 (34.26%) Jenkins
2 151 (26.12%) Git (software)
3 105 (18.17%) Artifactory
4 72 (12.46%) Sonatype Nexus
5 60 (10.38%) Cucumber
6 41 (7.09%) JUnit
7 35 (6.06%) JMeter
8 30 (5.19%) Bitbucket
8 30 (5.19%) Selenium
9 27 (4.67%) GitLab
10 18 (3.11%) Gradle
10 18 (3.11%) Protractor
11 16 (2.77%) JIRA
12 11 (1.90%) gulp
13 7 (1.21%) Cypress.io
13 7 (1.21%) Eclipse
13 7 (1.21%) IntelliJ
13 7 (1.21%) Mockito
13 7 (1.21%) Storybook
14 6 (1.04%) SoapUI
General
1 458 (79.24%) Finance
2 347 (60.03%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 313 (54.15%) Law
4 213 (36.85%) Social Skills
5 54 (9.34%) Marketing
6 41 (7.09%) Telecoms
7 35 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
8 34 (5.88%) Legal
9 22 (3.81%) Retail
10 21 (3.63%) Financial Institution
11 14 (2.42%) Investment Banking
12 9 (1.56%) Presentation Skills
13 8 (1.38%) Influencing Skills
14 6 (1.04%) Retail Banking
14 6 (1.04%) Retail Finance
15 4 (0.69%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.52%) Advertising
17 2 (0.35%) Back Office
17 2 (0.35%) Electronics
17 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 169 (29.24%) Applications Engineer
2 74 (12.80%) Principal Engineer
3 57 (9.86%) Analyst
4 51 (8.82%) Architect
5 49 (8.48%) Engineering Manager
5 49 (8.48%) Software Engineering Manager
6 41 (7.09%) Developer
7 40 (6.92%) Software Engineer
8 36 (6.23%) Senior Manager
9 34 (5.88%) Business Analyst
10 28 (4.84%) iOS Developer
10 28 (4.84%) Senior Analyst
11 27 (4.67%) Principal Architect
12 26 (4.50%) Senior Business Analyst
13 22 (3.81%) Credit Analyst
13 22 (3.81%) Credit Risk Analyst
13 22 (3.81%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
13 22 (3.81%) Risk Analyst
13 22 (3.81%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
13 22 (3.81%) Senior Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (34.08%) Kafka
2 178 (30.80%) RabbitMQ
3 121 (20.93%) Spring
4 87 (15.05%) Spring Boot
5 49 (8.48%) React
6 41 (7.09%) Play Framework
7 39 (6.75%) AngularJS
8 34 (5.88%) Web Services
9 30 (5.19%) CSS
10 28 (4.84%) SwiftUI
10 28 (4.84%) UIKit
11 26 (4.50%) .NET
12 23 (3.98%) REST
13 22 (3.81%) CSS3
14 20 (3.46%) Middleware
15 19 (3.29%) Node.js
16 18 (3.11%) JSON
16 18 (3.11%) WireMock
17 14 (2.42%) Drools
17 14 (2.42%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 64 (11.07%) Self-Motivation
2 45 (7.79%) Cyber Defence
2 45 (7.79%) Mobile App
3 40 (6.92%) Management Information System
4 37 (6.40%) Mobile Payment
5 35 (6.06%) Cyberattack
5 35 (6.06%) Social Network
5 35 (6.06%) User Experience
6 31 (5.36%) Greenfield Project
7 27 (4.67%) Data Centre
8 26 (4.50%) Credit Risk
9 16 (2.77%) Reinsurance
10 12 (2.08%) Contactless
10 12 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
10 12 (2.08%) Public Cloud
11 9 (1.56%) W3C
12 8 (1.38%) Blockchain
13 7 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (1.04%) Mobile Banking
15 3 (0.52%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 122 (21.11%) Linux
2 49 (8.48%) Unix
3 39 (6.75%) Apple iOS
4 34 (5.88%) Windows
5 21 (3.63%) VMS
6 13 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (1.90%) Android
8 8 (1.38%) Windows 10
8 8 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (1.38%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (0.35%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 312 (53.98%) Digital Banking
2 310 (53.63%) Agile
3 264 (45.67%) Computer Science
4 247 (42.73%) CI/CD
5 165 (28.55%) Software Engineering
5 165 (28.55%) User Stories
6 161 (27.85%) Full Stack Development
7 124 (21.45%) Test Automation
8 117 (20.24%) Multithreaded Programming
8 117 (20.24%) Multithreading
9 107 (18.51%) OO
10 106 (18.34%) Clean Code
11 99 (17.13%) High Availability
12 98 (16.96%) Performance Monitoring
13 92 (15.92%) SDLC
14 84 (14.53%) DevOps
15 83 (14.36%) Software Testing
16 68 (11.76%) Scrum
17 67 (11.59%) Continuous Improvement
17 67 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 162 (28.03%) Java
2 76 (13.15%) Groovy
3 47 (8.13%) Python
3 47 (8.13%) Scala
4 38 (6.57%) Shell Script
5 33 (5.71%) SQL
6 28 (4.84%) Apple Swift
7 24 (4.15%) C#
8 23 (3.98%) JavaScript
9 18 (3.11%) T-SQL
10 10 (1.73%) PowerShell
10 10 (1.73%) R
11 6 (1.04%) Bash
12 4 (0.69%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.52%) C
13 3 (0.52%) Go
14 2 (0.35%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.35%) VB
14 2 (0.35%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.35%) VB6
Qualifications
1 151 (26.12%) Degree
2 82 (14.19%) OCP
2 82 (14.19%) Oracle Certification
3 34 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 15 (2.60%) AWS Certification
5 9 (1.56%) TOGAF Certification
6 8 (1.38%) CISSP
6 8 (1.38%) PMI Certification
7 7 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (1.04%) PMP
9 5 (0.87%) Master's Degree
10 4 (0.69%) APMG
11 2 (0.35%) CompTIA Security+
11 2 (0.35%) GCFA
11 2 (0.35%) GCIA
11 2 (0.35%) GCIH
11 2 (0.35%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (0.35%) OSCP
11 2 (0.35%) SSCP
12 1 (0.17%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (7.44%) QA
2 18 (3.11%) Data Quality
3 9 (1.56%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.21%) NIST
5 6 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.04%) PMO
5 6 (1.04%) SLA
6 5 (0.87%) GRC
7 1 (0.17%) GDPR
7 1 (0.17%) PSD2
7 1 (0.17%) SEPA
System Software
1 118 (20.42%) Docker
2 31 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.77%) Active Directory
4 11 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (1.38%) HDFS
6 6 (1.04%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.17%) LXC
Systems Management
1 139 (24.05%) Kubernetes
2 103 (17.82%) Ansible
3 73 (12.63%) Opscode Chef
4 46 (7.96%) Terraform
5 18 (3.11%) Puppet
6 11 (1.90%) Grafana
6 11 (1.90%) Kibana
7 8 (1.38%) Cisco CUCM
7 8 (1.38%) Cisco UCCX
7 8 (1.38%) Microsoft Intune
7 8 (1.38%) SCCM
8 6 (1.04%) Pingdom
8 6 (1.04%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (0.52%) Trend Micro Deep Security
10 1 (0.17%) CASB
10 1 (0.17%) Control-M
10 1 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (6.40%) VMware
2 31 (5.36%) Microsoft
3 25 (4.33%) Oracle
4 17 (2.94%) Cisco
5 14 (2.42%) Palo Alto
6 12 (2.08%) Databricks
6 12 (2.08%) Informatica
7 10 (1.73%) SAP
8 8 (1.38%) Concur
8 8 (1.38%) Qualys
8 8 (1.38%) Red Box
9 7 (1.21%) Okta
10 6 (1.04%) AppDynamics
10 6 (1.04%) Carbon Black
10 6 (1.04%) CrowdStrike
10 6 (1.04%) CyberArk
10 6 (1.04%) Dynatrace
10 6 (1.04%) Meraki
10 6 (1.04%) SolarWinds
10 6 (1.04%) Splunk