Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
England > South East
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 95 216 214
Rank change year-on-year +121 -2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Banking 608 76 377
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.40% 0.95% 1.49%
As % of the General category 6.32% 2.25% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 109 55 237
10th Percentile £44,500 £37,500 £31,775
25th Percentile £55,000 £43,125 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £60,000 £57,000
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% +5.26% +8.57%
75th Percentile £80,000 £73,125 £67,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £80,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £77,500 £77,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +10.71% +7.69%

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 9,624 3,378 12,204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 53.76% 42.44% 48.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5,703 2,653 9,317
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,750 £26,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median % change year-on-year - +2.04% +3.16%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £53,822
% change year-on-year - +6.83% +3.50%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +101 410 £70,000 +24.44% 4
Thames Valley -6 115 £55,000 +15.79% 14
Buckinghamshire -11 66 £62,500 +47.06% 4
Surrey -32 66 £67,500 +8.00% 9
Berkshire -39 43 £52,515 -10.61% 5
Oxfordshire - 6 - - 5
West Sussex -8 5 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Kent -43 3 - - 1
East Sussex -56 2 £47,500 -11.63% 1
Banking
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 481 (79.11%) Finance
2 391 (64.31%) Degree
3 385 (63.32%) Java
4 378 (62.17%) Law
5 366 (60.20%) Agile Software Development
6 359 (59.05%) Digital Banking
7 357 (58.72%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 357 (58.72%) DevOps
8 333 (54.77%) AWS
9 328 (53.95%) Computer Science
10 324 (53.29%) Software Engineering
11 300 (49.34%) Jenkins
12 298 (49.01%) Ansible
13 296 (48.68%) Spring
14 283 (46.55%) Linux
15 279 (45.89%) Kafka
16 266 (43.75%) AngularJS
17 262 (43.09%) GitHub
17 262 (43.09%) Git (software)
18 257 (42.27%) Microservices
19 245 (40.30%) Node.js
20 243 (39.97%) Unix
21 236 (38.82%) Python
22 235 (38.65%) Protractor
23 231 (37.99%) Business Continuity
24 229 (37.66%) Shell Script
25 228 (37.50%) Relational Database
26 227 (37.34%) HBase
26 227 (37.34%) Apache Spark
27 224 (36.84%) 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
1 227 (37.34%) Apache Spark
2 212 (34.87%) GemFire
3 185 (30.43%) Apache
4 81 (13.32%) Cloud Foundry
5 30 (4.93%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (2.14%) Confluence
7 6 (0.99%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (0.49%) IIS
9 1 (0.16%) CMS
9 1 (0.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.66%) Figma
3 3 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.99%) Distributed Ledger
1 6 (0.99%) SAP BPC
2 5 (0.82%) SAP MDG
2 5 (0.82%) SAP MM
2 5 (0.82%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (0.66%) SAP BRIM
3 4 (0.66%) SAP CO
3 4 (0.66%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.66%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.33%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.16%) Magento
5 1 (0.16%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 333 (54.77%) AWS
2 262 (43.09%) GitHub
3 182 (29.93%) Amazon Kinesis
4 157 (25.82%) Azure
5 113 (18.59%) GCP
6 48 (7.89%) Amazon EC2
7 43 (7.07%) OpenShift
8 42 (6.91%) PaaS
9 23 (3.78%) AWS CloudFormation
10 12 (1.97%) Apigee
11 11 (1.81%) SaaS
12 10 (1.64%) Serverless
13 8 (1.32%) Amazon EKS
13 8 (1.32%) Amazon SQS
13 8 (1.32%) IaaS
14 7 (1.15%) Amazon S3
15 6 (0.99%) Microsoft 365
16 5 (0.82%) Power Platform
17 4 (0.66%) Amazon ELB
17 4 (0.66%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.93%) Calico
2 24 (3.95%) HTTP
3 16 (2.63%) LAN
3 16 (2.63%) WAN
4 12 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (1.64%) VPN
6 6 (0.99%) MPLS
6 6 (0.99%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.82%) Ethernet
7 5 (0.82%) Firewall
8 4 (0.66%) PBX
9 3 (0.49%) BGP
9 3 (0.49%) DWDM
9 3 (0.49%) OSPF
9 3 (0.49%) SDH
9 3 (0.49%) SMS
9 3 (0.49%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.49%) WLAN
10 2 (0.33%) DNS
10 2 (0.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 227 (37.34%) HBase
3 220 (36.18%) MariaDB
4 206 (33.88%) PostgreSQL
5 178 (29.28%) Big Data
5 178 (29.28%) NoSQL
6 174 (28.62%) Redis
7 56 (9.21%) Hadoop
8 46 (7.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 20 (3.29%) Amazon RDS
10 18 (2.96%) SQL Server
11 7 (1.15%) Apache Hive
11 7 (1.15%) OLTP
11 7 (1.15%) Oracle Database
12 5 (0.82%) Power BI
13 4 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
14 3 (0.49%) MS Access
14 3 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 300 (49.34%) Jenkins
2 262 (43.09%) Git (software)
3 235 (38.65%) Protractor
4 220 (36.18%) Cucumber
5 218 (35.86%) Sonatype Nexus
6 211 (34.70%) Gradle
7 209 (34.38%) Cypress.io
8 205 (33.72%) Storybook
9 190 (31.25%) JUnit
10 187 (30.76%) IntelliJ
11 181 (29.77%) Eclipse
12 172 (28.29%) Mockito
13 136 (22.37%) Artifactory
14 86 (14.14%) SonarQube
15 39 (6.41%) Selenium
16 32 (5.26%) Bitbucket
17 30 (4.93%) gulp
18 25 (4.11%) JIRA
19 23 (3.78%) GitLab
20 8 (1.32%) Appium
General
1 481 (79.11%) Finance
2 378 (62.17%) Law
3 357 (58.72%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 113 (18.59%) Social Skills
5 62 (10.20%) Presentation Skills
6 52 (8.55%) Telecoms
7 26 (4.28%) Retail
8 23 (3.78%) Police
9 15 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (2.47%) Influencing Skills
10 14 (2.30%) Automotive
11 10 (1.64%) Public Sector
12 9 (1.48%) Financial Institution
13 8 (1.32%) Marketing
14 7 (1.15%) Legal
15 5 (0.82%) General Ledger
15 5 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.49%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.49%) Local Government
16 3 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 229 (37.66%) Software Engineer
2 144 (23.68%) Principal Engineer
3 133 (21.88%) Principal Software Engineer
4 101 (16.61%) Developer
5 69 (11.35%) Architect
6 65 (10.69%) Lead Software Engineer
7 51 (8.39%) Software Developer
8 49 (8.06%) Senior Software Engineer
9 47 (7.73%) Lead Developer
10 46 (7.57%) Lead Software Developer
11 41 (6.74%) Cloud Engineer
12 35 (5.76%) Analyst
13 33 (5.43%) Java Developer
14 32 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
15 23 (3.78%) Security Architect
16 21 (3.45%) Principal Architect
17 20 (3.29%) Business Analyst
18 19 (3.13%) Site Reliability Engineer
19 18 (2.96%) Site Engineer
20 17 (2.80%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (48.68%) Spring
2 279 (45.89%) Kafka
3 266 (43.75%) AngularJS
4 245 (40.30%) Node.js
5 224 (36.84%) React
6 220 (36.18%) RabbitMQ
7 212 (34.87%) CSS
7 212 (34.87%) RESTful
8 209 (34.38%) Redux
9 206 (33.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 205 (33.72%) Express
10 205 (33.72%) Tailwind CSS
11 202 (33.22%) WireMock
12 197 (32.40%) Play Framework
13 188 (30.92%) JSON
14 179 (29.44%) Spark Streaming
15 127 (20.89%) LAMP
15 127 (20.89%) LAPP Stack
16 104 (17.11%) Web Services
17 85 (13.98%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 185 (30.43%) Linux Command Line
2 175 (28.78%) User Experience
3 89 (14.64%) Self-Motivation
4 26 (4.28%) Management Information System
5 25 (4.11%) Data Centre
6 23 (3.78%) Clustering
6 23 (3.78%) Smart Meter
7 15 (2.47%) Public Cloud
7 15 (2.47%) Virtual Team
8 14 (2.30%) Online Banking
9 9 (1.48%) Cloud Native
9 9 (1.48%) Hybrid Cloud
10 8 (1.32%) CMDB
10 8 (1.32%) DTCC
11 7 (1.15%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.49%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.49%) Fibre Optics
12 3 (0.49%) iPad
13 2 (0.33%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 283 (46.55%) Linux
2 243 (39.97%) Unix
3 30 (4.93%) Windows
4 8 (1.32%) Windows Server
5 6 (0.99%) Windows 10
6 4 (0.66%) Android
6 4 (0.66%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (60.20%) Agile Software Development
2 359 (59.05%) Digital Banking
3 357 (58.72%) DevOps
4 328 (53.95%) Computer Science
5 324 (53.29%) Software Engineering
6 257 (42.27%) Microservices
7 231 (37.99%) Business Continuity
8 224 (36.84%) Full Stack Development
9 205 (33.72%) Cross-Browser Testing
10 194 (31.91%) TDD
11 193 (31.74%) Scrum
12 184 (30.26%) Validation
13 162 (26.64%) High Availability
14 148 (24.34%) BDD
15 147 (24.18%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 145 (23.85%) Multithreading
17 144 (23.68%) Software Testing
18 140 (23.03%) Clean Code
19 139 (22.86%) Performance Monitoring
20 138 (22.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 385 (63.32%) Java
2 236 (38.82%) Python
3 229 (37.66%) Shell Script
4 202 (33.22%) Groovy
5 65 (10.69%) JavaScript
6 43 (7.07%) Bash Shell
7 32 (5.26%) Go
8 23 (3.78%) SQL
9 19 (3.13%) Ruby
10 16 (2.63%) Java 11
11 14 (2.30%) C#
11 14 (2.30%) Java 8
12 10 (1.64%) TypeScript
13 8 (1.32%) PowerShell
14 5 (0.82%) Kotlin
15 4 (0.66%) C
16 3 (0.49%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.33%) C++
17 2 (0.33%) Perl
17 2 (0.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 391 (64.31%) Degree
2 206 (33.88%) OCP
2 206 (33.88%) Oracle Certification
3 69 (11.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (2.30%) AWS Certification
5 12 (1.97%) ISEB
6 6 (0.99%) TOGAF Certification
7 5 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.66%) CISSP
9 3 (0.49%) CCIE
9 3 (0.49%) CCNP
9 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.49%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.49%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.33%) CCNA
10 2 (0.33%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.33%) MCP
10 2 (0.33%) OSCP
10 2 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (8.55%) SLA
2 23 (3.78%) Cyber Essentials
2 23 (3.78%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 23 (3.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (3.78%) NIST
3 21 (3.45%) QA
4 8 (1.32%) PMO
5 6 (0.99%) GDPR
6 2 (0.33%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 183 (30.10%) HDFS
2 134 (22.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (6.41%) Docker
4 31 (5.10%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (2.47%) Active Directory
6 7 (1.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 6 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (0.99%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 298 (49.01%) Ansible
2 134 (22.04%) Opscode Chef
3 74 (12.17%) Kubernetes
4 73 (12.01%) Terraform
5 46 (7.57%) Puppet
6 31 (5.10%) Grafana
7 30 (4.93%) Kibana
8 9 (1.48%) SCCM
9 4 (0.66%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (0.66%) Cisco UCCX
10 3 (0.49%) SCOM
11 2 (0.33%) Pingdom
11 2 (0.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 205 (33.72%) Okta
2 194 (31.91%) VMware
3 39 (6.41%) Oracle
4 23 (3.78%) Microsoft
5 20 (3.29%) Xceptor
6 19 (3.13%) PayPal
7 13 (2.14%) Cisco
8 11 (1.81%) SAP
9 9 (1.48%) Google
10 8 (1.32%) Citrix
10 8 (1.32%) Cognizant
10 8 (1.32%) Palo Alto
11 6 (0.99%) Ariba
11 6 (0.99%) Solace
12 5 (0.82%) Juniper
13 4 (0.66%) Bloomberg
13 4 (0.66%) CA Agile Central
13 4 (0.66%) Fortinet
13 4 (0.66%) Ivanti
13 4 (0.66%) Meraki