Period
to 20 January 2022

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

Banking
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 151 233 245
Rank change year-on-year +82 +12 -17
Permanent jobs citing Banking 422 95 262
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.36% 0.95% 1.14%
As % of the General category 4.36% 2.11% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 114 59 226
10th Percentile £46,250 £37,400 £31,828
25th Percentile £52,500 £41,875 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £85,000 £71,875 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £80,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £75,000 £75,250 £71,526
% change year-on-year -0.33% +5.21% +10.04%

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 9,678 4,497 11,265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 54.15% 45.20% 48.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5,992 3,414 8,642
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £27,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £76,250
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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +76 212 £70,000 +12.00% 3
Thames Valley -20 95 £62,500 +47.06% 14
Surrey -20 72 £67,500 +8.00% 8
Buckinghamshire -8 67 £62,500 +47.06% 5
Berkshire -23 26 £70,000 +30.23% 9
West Sussex +26 24 £68,500 +37.00% 5
East Sussex -19 8 £100,000 +100.00% 2
Oxfordshire -23 2 £60,000 +50.00%
Kent -53 2 - - 5
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 320 (75.83%) Finance
2 216 (51.18%) Agile Software Development
3 208 (49.29%) Law
4 194 (45.97%) Degree
5 191 (45.26%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 189 (44.79%) Java
7 188 (44.55%) DevOps
8 183 (43.36%) AWS
9 174 (41.23%) Digital Banking
10 161 (38.15%) CI/CD
11 156 (36.97%) Software Engineering
12 150 (35.55%) Jenkins
13 134 (31.75%) Computer Science
14 126 (29.86%) Azure
15 125 (29.62%) Spring
16 123 (29.15%) Kafka
16 123 (29.15%) Linux
17 119 (28.20%) GitHub
17 119 (28.20%) Git (software)
18 118 (27.96%) Ansible
19 112 (26.54%) Microservices
19 112 (26.54%) Scrum
20 109 (25.83%) Social Skills
21 105 (24.88%) TDD
22 102 (24.17%) AngularJS
23 101 (23.93%) RabbitMQ
23 101 (23.93%) Relational Database
24 100 (23.70%) Business Continuity
25 97 (22.99%) User Stories
26 96 (22.75%) Python

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 88 (20.85%) Apache Spark
2 77 (18.25%) GemFire
3 71 (16.82%) Apache
4 38 (9.00%) Cloud Foundry
5 18 (4.27%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (1.42%) Confluence
7 3 (0.71%) CMS
8 2 (0.47%) Drupal
8 2 (0.47%) IIS
8 2 (0.47%) JBoss
8 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.47%) WordPress
9 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.24%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (3.08%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (1.66%) SAP S/4HANA
2 6 (1.42%) SAP MDG
3 5 (1.18%) SAP BPC
4 4 (0.95%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.95%) SAP MM
5 3 (0.71%) SAP BRIM
5 3 (0.71%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.71%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.71%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.71%) SAP MDM
6 2 (0.47%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 183 (43.36%) AWS
2 126 (29.86%) Azure
3 119 (28.20%) GitHub
4 78 (18.48%) Amazon Kinesis
5 61 (14.45%) GCP
6 25 (5.92%) PaaS
7 22 (5.21%) Amazon EC2
8 21 (4.98%) OpenShift
9 18 (4.27%) AWS CloudFormation
10 13 (3.08%) Serverless
11 12 (2.84%) Amazon S3
12 10 (2.37%) Amazon EMR
13 9 (2.13%) GitHub Actions
13 9 (2.13%) Microsoft 365
13 9 (2.13%) SaaS
14 8 (1.90%) Amazon ELB
14 8 (1.90%) Azure Cosmos DB
15 7 (1.66%) Azure Data Factory
16 6 (1.42%) Apigee
16 6 (1.42%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.27%) Calico
2 13 (3.08%) WAN
3 12 (2.84%) SNA
4 9 (2.13%) LAN
4 9 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (1.42%) Internet
6 5 (1.18%) ATM
6 5 (1.18%) SDH
7 3 (0.71%) Firewall
7 3 (0.71%) SMS
7 3 (0.71%) SSH
7 3 (0.71%) VPN
8 2 (0.47%) DHCP
8 2 (0.47%) DNS
8 2 (0.47%) HTTP
8 2 (0.47%) PBX
8 2 (0.47%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.24%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.24%) SAN
9 1 (0.24%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (23.93%) Relational Database
2 94 (22.27%) NoSQL
3 83 (19.67%) PostgreSQL
4 79 (18.72%) HBase
5 76 (18.01%) MariaDB
6 71 (16.82%) Big Data
7 55 (13.03%) Redis
8 28 (6.64%) Hadoop
9 27 (6.40%) SQL Server
10 21 (4.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 12 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (2.13%) Oracle Database
13 8 (1.90%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (1.66%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 7 (1.66%) Data Lake
14 7 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (0.95%) OLTP
16 3 (0.71%) Apache Hive
16 3 (0.71%) MySQL
17 2 (0.47%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 150 (35.55%) Jenkins
2 119 (28.20%) Git (software)
3 95 (22.51%) Cucumber
4 81 (19.19%) Protractor
4 81 (19.19%) Sonatype Nexus
5 76 (18.01%) Gradle
6 68 (16.11%) JUnit
7 67 (15.88%) Cypress.io
8 63 (14.93%) Storybook
9 56 (13.27%) Artifactory
9 56 (13.27%) Eclipse
9 56 (13.27%) IntelliJ
10 53 (12.56%) Mockito
11 40 (9.48%) Selenium
12 34 (8.06%) SonarQube
13 19 (4.50%) Bitbucket
13 19 (4.50%) GitLab
14 18 (4.27%) gulp
14 18 (4.27%) JIRA
15 9 (2.13%) Appium
General
1 320 (75.83%) Finance
2 208 (49.29%) Law
3 191 (45.26%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 109 (25.83%) Social Skills
5 36 (8.53%) Telecoms
6 29 (6.87%) Presentation Skills
7 27 (6.40%) Retail
8 21 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (3.32%) Legal
10 12 (2.84%) Financial Institution
10 12 (2.84%) Influencing Skills
11 9 (2.13%) Automotive
11 9 (2.13%) Marketing
12 8 (1.90%) Public Sector
13 6 (1.42%) Police
14 5 (1.18%) Manufacturing
14 5 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.95%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.71%) General Ledger
16 3 (0.71%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 100 (23.70%) Software Engineer
2 58 (13.74%) Developer
3 52 (12.32%) Principal Engineer
4 50 (11.85%) Principal Software Engineer
5 47 (11.14%) Architect
6 36 (8.53%) Analyst
7 34 (8.06%) Lead Software Engineer
8 31 (7.35%) Software Developer
9 28 (6.64%) Lead Developer
10 27 (6.40%) Lead Software Developer
11 24 (5.69%) DevOps Engineer
12 22 (5.21%) Product Owner
13 21 (4.98%) Business Analyst
14 20 (4.74%) Service Owner
15 19 (4.50%) Senior Manager
15 19 (4.50%) Senior Software Engineer
16 18 (4.27%) Project Manager
17 16 (3.79%) Cloud Engineer
17 16 (3.79%) Lead DevOps
17 16 (3.79%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (29.62%) Spring
2 123 (29.15%) Kafka
3 102 (24.17%) AngularJS
4 101 (23.93%) RabbitMQ
5 89 (21.09%) React
6 88 (20.85%) Node.js
7 79 (18.72%) CSS
7 79 (18.72%) JSON
8 77 (18.25%) Play Framework
9 71 (16.82%) WireMock
10 69 (16.35%) Redux
11 64 (15.17%) RESTful
12 63 (14.93%) Express
12 63 (14.93%) Tailwind CSS
12 63 (14.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 54 (12.80%) Spark Streaming
14 53 (12.56%) AssertJ
15 43 (10.19%) Spring Boot
16 37 (8.77%) LAMP
16 37 (8.77%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 81 (19.19%) User Experience
2 71 (16.82%) Linux Command Line
3 47 (11.14%) Self-Motivation
4 23 (5.45%) Data Centre
5 14 (3.32%) Management Information System
6 13 (3.08%) Social Network
7 12 (2.84%) Cyber Defence
7 12 (2.84%) Cyberattack
7 12 (2.84%) Reinsurance
8 11 (2.61%) Algorithms
8 11 (2.61%) Online Banking
9 10 (2.37%) Mobile App
9 10 (2.37%) Public Cloud
10 8 (1.90%) CMDB
11 7 (1.66%) Virtual Team
12 6 (1.42%) Credit Risk
12 6 (1.42%) Mobile Banking
12 6 (1.42%) Smart Meter
13 5 (1.18%) Clustering
13 5 (1.18%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 123 (29.15%) Linux
2 94 (22.27%) Unix
3 36 (8.53%) Windows
4 9 (2.13%) Windows 10
5 8 (1.90%) Android
5 8 (1.90%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.90%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.71%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (51.18%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (44.55%) DevOps
3 174 (41.23%) Digital Banking
4 161 (38.15%) CI/CD
5 156 (36.97%) Software Engineering
6 134 (31.75%) Computer Science
7 112 (26.54%) Microservices
7 112 (26.54%) Scrum
8 105 (24.88%) TDD
9 100 (23.70%) Business Continuity
10 97 (22.99%) User Stories
11 93 (22.04%) Full Stack Development
12 81 (19.19%) Fintech
13 78 (18.48%) BDD
14 69 (16.35%) High Availability
15 66 (15.64%) Multithreading
16 64 (15.17%) Clean Code
17 63 (14.93%) Cross-Browser Testing
17 63 (14.93%) Performance Monitoring
17 63 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 189 (44.79%) Java
2 96 (22.75%) Python
3 91 (21.56%) Shell Script
4 90 (21.33%) Groovy
5 42 (9.95%) JavaScript
6 36 (8.53%) SQL
7 22 (5.21%) Bash
8 21 (4.98%) Scala
9 19 (4.50%) C#
10 16 (3.79%) Go
10 16 (3.79%) Ruby
11 11 (2.61%) PowerShell
12 10 (2.37%) PL/SQL
13 9 (2.13%) Java 8
13 9 (2.13%) TypeScript
13 9 (2.13%) VB
13 9 (2.13%) VB.NET
13 9 (2.13%) VB6
14 8 (1.90%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.18%) C
Qualifications
1 194 (45.97%) Degree
2 82 (19.43%) OCP
2 82 (19.43%) Oracle Certification
3 45 (10.66%) Computer Science Degree
4 20 (4.74%) ISEB
5 11 (2.61%) AWS Certification
6 8 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (1.66%) Master's Degree
8 6 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (1.18%) MCP
9 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.71%) TOGAF Certification
11 2 (0.47%) ACCA
11 2 (0.47%) APMG
11 2 (0.47%) CIMA
11 2 (0.47%) HND
12 1 (0.24%) CCNA
12 1 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.24%) CISSP
12 1 (0.24%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.64%) SLA
2 19 (4.50%) QA
3 7 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.66%) NIST
4 6 (1.42%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (1.42%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 6 (1.42%) GDPR
4 6 (1.42%) PMO
5 3 (0.71%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.47%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.47%) PSD2
System Software
1 62 (14.69%) HDFS
2 52 (12.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (8.29%) Docker
4 18 (4.27%) Virtual Machines
5 17 (4.03%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.24%) LXC
Systems Management
1 118 (27.96%) Ansible
2 69 (16.35%) Opscode Chef
3 53 (12.56%) Kubernetes
4 38 (9.00%) Terraform
5 21 (4.98%) Puppet
6 18 (4.27%) Grafana
6 18 (4.27%) Kibana
7 11 (2.61%) SCCM
8 4 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.95%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (0.47%) Pingdom
9 2 (0.47%) SCOM
9 2 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.24%) CASB
10 1 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 63 (14.93%) Okta
1 63 (14.93%) VMware
2 38 (9.00%) Oracle
3 31 (7.35%) Microsoft
4 24 (5.69%) Xceptor
5 16 (3.79%) PayPal
6 14 (3.32%) SAP
7 9 (2.13%) Cisco
7 9 (2.13%) Informatica
8 7 (1.66%) Citrix
8 7 (1.66%) Databricks
9 6 (1.42%) Apple
9 6 (1.42%) Ariba
9 6 (1.42%) Juniper
10 5 (1.18%) HP
10 5 (1.18%) iManage
11 4 (0.95%) Bloomberg
11 4 (0.95%) Cognizant
11 4 (0.95%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.95%) ServiceNow