Period
to 14 December 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Financial Institution in permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Financial Institution over the 6 months to 14 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 544 701 602
Rank change year-on-year +157 -99 -8
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 263 191 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.35% 0.22% 0.34%
As % of the General category 1.04% 0.59% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 208 151 195
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.89% -14.15% +11.58%
10th Percentile £31,000 £33,000 £20,925
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £69,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £64,500
% change year-on-year -3.70% +4.65% +12.17%

Financial Institution 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 UK excluding London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 25,223 32,379 38,453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 33.65% 36.50% 37.98%
Number of salaries quoted 18,379 24,144 29,391
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,542 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Financial Institution
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Financial Institution as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Institution in the UK excluding London

Financial Institution
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Financial Institution in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Financial Institution in the UK excluding London

Financial Institution
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Institution in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 14 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Financial Institution in the UK excluding London

Financial Institution
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Institution within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 14 December 2019. 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
North of England +86 99 £50,000 +11.11% 22
Yorkshire +69 71 £50,000 +6.38% 13
South East +61 63 £55,000 -18.52% 3
South West +55 43 £45,500 +40.00%
Scotland +22 29 £50,000 +9.89% 4
North West +40 28 £42,500 -5.56% 9
Midlands +33 27 £40,000 -11.11% 3
West Midlands +29 18 £34,000 -24.44% 3
East Midlands +18 9 £42,500 -5.56%
East of England +61 5 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Wales -1 1 £47,500 +39.71% 6
Financial Institution
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 2019, IT jobs citing Financial Institution 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Financial Institution.

1 263 (100.00%) Finance
2 86 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (28.90%) Change Management
4 63 (23.95%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 59 (22.43%) SQL
6 52 (19.77%) Microsoft
7 51 (19.39%) Java
8 46 (17.49%) Problem-Solving
9 44 (16.73%) C#
10 39 (14.83%) Banking
11 35 (13.31%) .NET
12 34 (12.93%) Windows
13 33 (12.55%) Azure
14 31 (11.79%) Analytical Skills
14 31 (11.79%) SQL Server
14 31 (11.79%) Degree
15 30 (11.41%) Project Management
15 30 (11.41%) Fintech
16 28 (10.65%) Python
17 27 (10.27%) Linux
17 27 (10.27%) Scrum
18 24 (9.13%) JavaScript
19 23 (8.75%) ITIL
20 22 (8.37%) C++
20 22 (8.37%) Microsoft Office
20 22 (8.37%) JIRA
20 22 (8.37%) Test Automation
21 21 (7.98%) Oracle
21 21 (7.98%) Decision-Making
22 20 (7.60%) AWS

Financial Institution
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 12 (4.56%) SAS
2 10 (3.80%) IIS
3 6 (2.28%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.28%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.90%) Confluence
5 4 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.14%) Appian
6 3 (1.14%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.76%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.76%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (8.37%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.38%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 11 (4.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (12.55%) Azure
2 20 (7.60%) AWS
3 13 (4.94%) SaaS
4 8 (3.04%) Office 365
5 7 (2.66%) Dynamics 365
6 6 (2.28%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (1.90%) GCP
7 5 (1.90%) PaaS
8 3 (1.14%) Serverless
9 2 (0.76%) G Suite
9 2 (0.76%) GitHub
9 2 (0.76%) Google Docs
9 2 (0.76%) Google Sheets
9 2 (0.76%) Slack
9 2 (0.76%) Trello
10 1 (0.38%) Amazon Cognito
10 1 (0.38%) Apigee
10 1 (0.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.28%) Firewall
2 5 (1.90%) Internet
3 4 (1.52%) Skype
3 4 (1.52%) VLAN
3 4 (1.52%) VoIP
4 3 (1.14%) VPN
5 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.76%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.76%) Wireless
6 1 (0.38%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.38%) HTTP
6 1 (0.38%) LAN
6 1 (0.38%) SAN
6 1 (0.38%) WAN
6 1 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.79%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.56%) Oracle Database
3 9 (3.42%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (3.04%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (2.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.90%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.52%) ArangoDB
7 4 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (1.52%) Big Data
7 4 (1.52%) Neo4j
7 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.14%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.76%) Blockchain
9 2 (0.76%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.76%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (0.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (8.37%) JIRA
2 13 (4.94%) Git (software)
3 11 (4.18%) Jenkins
4 10 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (3.04%) Oracle APEX
6 6 (2.28%) Maven
6 6 (2.28%) NUnit
6 6 (2.28%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.90%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.52%) GitLab
8 4 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (1.52%) Selenium
8 4 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (1.14%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.14%) JUnit
10 2 (0.76%) Cypress.io
10 2 (0.76%) Gradle
10 2 (0.76%) Newman
10 2 (0.76%) ReSharper
10 2 (0.76%) YouTrack
General
1 263 (100.00%) Finance
2 39 (14.83%) Banking
3 14 (5.32%) Law
4 7 (2.66%) Legal
5 4 (1.52%) Retail
6 3 (1.14%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.76%) Automotive
7 2 (0.76%) Back Office
7 2 (0.76%) Front Office
7 2 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (26.62%) Developer
2 28 (10.65%) Analyst
3 26 (9.89%) Project Manager
4 21 (7.98%) Support Engineer
5 20 (7.60%) Business Analyst
6 18 (6.84%) Senior Developer
7 15 (5.70%) Infrastructure Manager
7 15 (5.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 15 (5.70%) Lead Developer
8 13 (4.94%) .NET Developer
8 13 (4.94%) Consultant
9 12 (4.56%) Risk Consultant
10 11 (4.18%) Java Developer
11 9 (3.42%) Graduate
11 9 (3.42%) Security Analyst
11 9 (3.42%) Senior .NET Developer
11 9 (3.42%) Team Leader
12 8 (3.04%) Applications Engineer
12 8 (3.04%) Junior
12 8 (3.04%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (13.31%) .NET
2 20 (7.60%) AngularJS
3 16 (6.08%) XML
4 15 (5.70%) React
5 13 (4.94%) CSS
6 12 (4.56%) HTML
7 11 (4.18%) J2EE
7 11 (4.18%) JSON
8 10 (3.80%) Node.js
9 9 (3.42%) ASP.NET
9 9 (3.42%) REST
10 8 (3.04%) Spring
10 8 (3.04%) Web Services
11 7 (2.66%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (2.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (2.28%) Velocity
12 6 (2.28%) Vue.js
13 5 (1.90%) JSF
13 5 (1.90%) SOAP
14 4 (1.52%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.79%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.56%) Credit Risk
2 12 (4.56%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (4.56%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.66%) Data Centre
3 7 (2.66%) User Experience
4 6 (2.28%) Driving Licence
4 6 (2.28%) Hedge funds
4 6 (2.28%) Public Cloud
5 4 (1.52%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.52%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (1.52%) PMI
6 3 (1.14%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.38%) Contactless
8 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.38%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (12.93%) Windows
2 27 (10.27%) Linux
3 19 (7.22%) Windows Server
4 12 (4.56%) Apple iOS
4 12 (4.56%) Windows 10
5 9 (3.42%) Android
6 8 (3.04%) Oracle Linux
6 8 (3.04%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.90%) Unix
8 4 (1.52%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.76%) SUSE
9 2 (0.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (28.90%) Change Management
3 63 (23.95%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 46 (17.49%) Problem-Solving
5 30 (11.41%) Fintech
5 30 (11.41%) Project Management
6 27 (10.27%) Scrum
7 23 (8.75%) ITIL
8 22 (8.37%) Test Automation
9 21 (7.98%) Decision-Making
10 20 (7.60%) Infrastructure Transformation
11 19 (7.22%) Cybersecurity
11 19 (7.22%) Software Engineering
12 18 (6.84%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (6.84%) Mentoring
12 18 (6.84%) SDLC
12 18 (6.84%) Waterfall
13 17 (6.46%) Computer Science
14 16 (6.08%) Data Science
14 16 (6.08%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 59 (22.43%) SQL
2 51 (19.39%) Java
3 44 (16.73%) C#
4 28 (10.65%) Python
5 24 (9.13%) JavaScript
6 22 (8.37%) C++
7 19 (7.22%) C
8 13 (4.94%) PowerShell
9 12 (4.56%) R
9 12 (4.56%) Scala
10 10 (3.80%) PL/SQL
11 8 (3.04%) Bash Shell
11 8 (3.04%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.14%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.14%) XPath
13 2 (0.76%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.76%) AWK
13 2 (0.76%) Delphi
14 1 (0.38%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (11.79%) Degree
2 10 (3.80%) CISSP
3 6 (2.28%) CISA
3 6 (2.28%) CRISC
3 6 (2.28%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.52%) APMP
5 4 (1.52%) CISM
5 4 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.52%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 2 (0.76%) CCNA
8 1 (0.38%) CCIE
8 1 (0.38%) CCNP
8 1 (0.38%) GCIH
8 1 (0.38%) GIAC
8 1 (0.38%) ISEB
8 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.38%) Novell Certification
8 1 (0.38%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.32%) GDPR
2 12 (4.56%) Basel II
2 12 (4.56%) IFRS
2 12 (4.56%) IFRS 9
2 12 (4.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (4.18%) QA
4 6 (2.28%) COBIT
4 6 (2.28%) ITGC
4 6 (2.28%) NIST
4 6 (2.28%) PMO
4 6 (2.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.14%) ISAE 3402
5 3 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (1.14%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.76%) SLA
7 1 (0.38%) MiFID
System Software
1 14 (5.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (4.94%) Active Directory
3 12 (4.56%) Docker
4 9 (3.42%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.52%) LXC
6 3 (1.14%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 2 (0.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.76%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.76%) vSphere
8 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (3.04%) Kubernetes
2 7 (2.66%) Puppet
3 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.14%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (1.14%) WSUS
5 2 (0.76%) Ansible
5 2 (0.76%) SCCM
6 1 (0.38%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.38%) CASB
6 1 (0.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 52 (19.77%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.98%) Oracle
3 18 (6.84%) VMware
4 6 (2.28%) Google
5 5 (1.90%) Cisco
6 4 (1.52%) MobileIron
6 4 (1.52%) Splunk
7 3 (1.14%) Apple
7 3 (1.14%) iManage
8 2 (0.76%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.76%) Dell
8 2 (0.76%) HP
8 2 (0.76%) Pega
8 2 (0.76%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.76%) Veritas
9 1 (0.38%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.38%) Avaloq
9 1 (0.38%) New Relic
9 1 (0.38%) Qualys
9 1 (0.38%) Twitter