Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England > South East
6 months to
20 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 208 226 295
Rank change year-on-year +18 +69 -65
Permanent jobs citing Banking 158 233 247
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.25% 1.17% 0.93%
As % of the General category 3.73% 3.62% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 71 195 166
10th Percentile £38,000 £41,250 £35,350
25th Percentile £46,875 £53,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £59,000 £65,000 £55,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.23% +17.12% +11.00%
75th Percentile £67,375 £78,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £89,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +6.30%

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 4,231 6,431 8,379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 33.57% 32.25% 31.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2,937 4,838 6,331
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £28,750
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £63,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,750 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +6.80%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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
Thames Valley +34 53 £59,000 -2.88% 13
Hampshire +24 44 £65,000 -7.14% 3
Buckinghamshire +34 31 £59,000 -1.67% 5
Surrey +37 24 £70,000 -3.45% 8
Berkshire +11 19 £60,000 -2.44% 7
West Sussex +17 14 £50,000 -35.48%
Kent +7 8 £39,000 -17.46%
Oxfordshire +33 3 £42,500 -51.43% 1
Home Counties - 3 £70,000 -
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 94 (59.49%) Finance
2 60 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (27.85%) Java
4 42 (26.58%) DevOps
5 41 (25.95%) Degree
6 40 (25.32%) Scrum
7 38 (24.05%) Law
8 35 (22.15%) Self-Motivation
9 33 (20.89%) Linux
10 32 (20.25%) WAN
10 32 (20.25%) Telecoms
11 31 (19.62%) Computer Science
11 31 (19.62%) ITIL
11 31 (19.62%) Fintech
11 31 (19.62%) AngularJS
12 30 (18.99%) Jenkins
12 30 (18.99%) LAN
12 30 (18.99%) Digital Banking
13 28 (17.72%) Software Engineering
13 28 (17.72%) Node.js
13 28 (17.72%) Git (software)
13 28 (17.72%) AWS
14 27 (17.09%) Azure
14 27 (17.09%) Microservices
15 26 (16.46%) Ansible
15 26 (16.46%) GitHub
15 26 (16.46%) Kafka
16 24 (15.19%) GemFire
16 24 (15.19%) Cucumber
16 24 (15.19%) React

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 24 (15.19%) GemFire
2 16 (10.13%) Apache Spark
3 13 (8.23%) Apache
4 6 (3.80%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (3.80%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.90%) Confluence
6 2 (1.27%) SAS
7 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.63%) SAP BPC
1 1 (0.63%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.63%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.63%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 28 (17.72%) AWS
2 27 (17.09%) Azure
3 26 (16.46%) GitHub
4 10 (6.33%) PaaS
5 9 (5.70%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (5.06%) IaaS
7 7 (4.43%) SaaS
8 6 (3.80%) Amazon Kinesis
8 6 (3.80%) GCP
8 6 (3.80%) Serverless
9 5 (3.16%) Power Platform
10 4 (2.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (2.53%) Amazon ECS
10 4 (2.53%) Amazon EKS
10 4 (2.53%) Amazon S3
10 4 (2.53%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (2.53%) OpenShift
10 4 (2.53%) Route 53
10 4 (2.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (20.25%) WAN
2 30 (18.99%) LAN
3 14 (8.86%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (6.96%) Cisco IOS
4 11 (6.96%) WLAN
5 10 (6.33%) NetScaler
6 8 (5.06%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (5.06%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (3.80%) Calico
8 5 (3.16%) MPLS
9 4 (2.53%) DWDM
9 4 (2.53%) Ethernet
9 4 (2.53%) SD-WAN
9 4 (2.53%) VPN
10 3 (1.90%) 3G
10 3 (1.90%) 4G
10 3 (1.90%) HTTP
10 3 (1.90%) Software-Defined Networking
10 3 (1.90%) Unified Communications
11 2 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.19%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (9.49%) HBase
3 14 (8.86%) Big Data
4 13 (8.23%) MariaDB
4 13 (8.23%) Redis
4 13 (8.23%) Relational Database
5 9 (5.70%) NoSQL
6 8 (5.06%) SQL Server
7 5 (3.16%) Blockchain
7 5 (3.16%) Power BI
8 4 (2.53%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (2.53%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (2.53%) MS Access
8 4 (2.53%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.27%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.27%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 30 (18.99%) Jenkins
2 28 (17.72%) Git (software)
3 24 (15.19%) Cucumber
3 24 (15.19%) Protractor
3 24 (15.19%) Sonatype Nexus
4 19 (12.03%) Gradle
4 19 (12.03%) Selenium
5 18 (11.39%) Cypress.io
5 18 (11.39%) JUnit
6 17 (10.76%) Storybook
7 13 (8.23%) Eclipse
7 13 (8.23%) IntelliJ
7 13 (8.23%) Mockito
8 9 (5.70%) Visual Studio
9 8 (5.06%) SpecFlow
10 7 (4.43%) JIRA
10 7 (4.43%) SonarQube
11 6 (3.80%) Artifactory
11 6 (3.80%) gulp
12 5 (3.16%) GitLab
General
1 94 (59.49%) Finance
2 38 (24.05%) Law
3 32 (20.25%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.43%) Legal
5 5 (3.16%) Marketing
5 5 (3.16%) Retail
6 4 (2.53%) Electronics
6 4 (2.53%) Games
7 3 (1.90%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.27%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.27%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (20.25%) Analyst
2 23 (14.56%) Developer
3 17 (10.76%) Consultant
4 15 (9.49%) Network Engineer
5 14 (8.86%) Business Analyst
6 13 (8.23%) Project Manager
7 11 (6.96%) Architect
8 10 (6.33%) IT Analyst
8 10 (6.33%) Lead Developer
8 10 (6.33%) Software Developer
9 9 (5.70%) Quality Engineer
9 9 (5.70%) Service Analyst
10 8 (5.06%) Automation Engineer
10 8 (5.06%) Lead Software Developer
10 8 (5.06%) QA Automation Engineer
10 8 (5.06%) QA Engineer
11 6 (3.80%) Cloud Engineer
11 6 (3.80%) Information Analyst
11 6 (3.80%) Principal Architect
11 6 (3.80%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (19.62%) AngularJS
2 28 (17.72%) Node.js
3 26 (16.46%) Kafka
4 24 (15.19%) React
4 24 (15.19%) Spring
5 22 (13.92%) RESTful
6 21 (13.29%) .NET
6 21 (13.29%) Redux
6 21 (13.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 19 (12.03%) CSS
7 19 (12.03%) WireMock
8 18 (11.39%) Tailwind CSS
9 17 (10.76%) Express
10 16 (10.13%) JSON
11 14 (8.86%) .NET Framework
12 13 (8.23%) Spark Streaming
13 12 (7.59%) RabbitMQ
14 9 (5.70%) ASP.NET
15 8 (5.06%) J2EE
16 7 (4.43%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 35 (22.15%) Self-Motivation
2 20 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (12.66%) User Experience
3 18 (11.39%) Linux Command Line
4 14 (8.86%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.80%) CMDB
5 6 (3.80%) Virtual Team
6 5 (3.16%) Blog
6 5 (3.16%) Mobile Banking
6 5 (3.16%) Podcast
7 4 (2.53%) Cloud Native
7 4 (2.53%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.53%) Organisational Skills
8 3 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.90%) PMI
9 2 (1.27%) Cybercrime
9 2 (1.27%) DTCC
10 1 (0.63%) Equities
10 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.63%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 33 (20.89%) Linux
2 16 (10.13%) Unix
3 10 (6.33%) Windows
4 6 (3.80%) Android
4 6 (3.80%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.16%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.27%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.27%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.63%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (26.58%) DevOps
3 40 (25.32%) Scrum
4 31 (19.62%) Computer Science
4 31 (19.62%) Fintech
4 31 (19.62%) ITIL
5 30 (18.99%) Digital Banking
6 28 (17.72%) Software Engineering
7 27 (17.09%) Microservices
8 23 (14.56%) Problem-Solving
8 23 (14.56%) TDD
8 23 (14.56%) Test Automation
9 20 (12.66%) Project Management
9 20 (12.66%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (12.03%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 19 (12.03%) User Stories
11 18 (11.39%) Business Continuity
11 18 (11.39%) Cross-Browser Testing
12 17 (10.76%) Change Management
12 17 (10.76%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 44 (27.85%) Java
2 20 (12.66%) Python
3 19 (12.03%) C#
3 19 (12.03%) JavaScript
4 18 (11.39%) Groovy
5 16 (10.13%) Shell Script
6 12 (7.59%) SQL
7 7 (4.43%) Bash Shell
7 7 (4.43%) Go
8 6 (3.80%) Ruby
9 4 (2.53%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.90%) Java 8
10 3 (1.90%) Scala
10 3 (1.90%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.27%) ABAP
11 2 (1.27%) R
11 2 (1.27%) VB
11 2 (1.27%) VB6
12 1 (0.63%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (25.95%) Degree
2 19 (12.03%) OCP
2 19 (12.03%) Oracle Certification
3 10 (6.33%) CCNP
3 10 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (6.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (3.80%) CCNA
4 6 (3.80%) TOGAF Certification
5 3 (1.90%) AWS Certification
5 3 (1.90%) CITP
5 3 (1.90%) ISEB
5 3 (1.90%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.90%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.90%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.27%) CISSP
7 1 (0.63%) CCDA
7 1 (0.63%) CCDP
7 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.63%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.70%) QA
2 8 (5.06%) PMO
2 8 (5.06%) SLA
3 3 (1.90%) COBIT
3 3 (1.90%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.63%) GRC
System Software
1 14 (8.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (8.23%) HDFS
3 9 (5.70%) Docker
4 6 (3.80%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (2.53%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.90%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.63%) RACF
7 1 (0.63%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 26 (16.46%) Ansible
2 15 (9.49%) Kubernetes
3 12 (7.59%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (3.80%) Grafana
4 6 (3.80%) Kibana
4 6 (3.80%) Terraform
5 3 (1.90%) Puppet
5 3 (1.90%) Stealthwatch
6 2 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.27%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.63%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.63%) SCCM
7 1 (0.63%) Tivoli NetView
7 1 (0.63%) zSecure
Vendors
1 22 (13.92%) Cisco
2 18 (11.39%) VMware
3 17 (10.76%) Okta
4 12 (7.59%) Microsoft
4 12 (7.59%) Palo Alto
5 11 (6.96%) Oracle
6 10 (6.33%) Aruba
6 10 (6.33%) Fortinet
6 10 (6.33%) IronPort
6 10 (6.33%) Xceptor
7 8 (5.06%) Meraki
7 8 (5.06%) SAP
8 6 (3.80%) PayPal
9 2 (1.27%) Bloomberg
9 2 (1.27%) Cognizant
9 2 (1.27%) Ivanti
9 2 (1.27%) Juniper
10 1 (0.63%) Apple
10 1 (0.63%) IBM
10 1 (0.63%) Xamarin