Period
to 31 May 2020

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 31 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 531 634 671
Rank change year-on-year +103 +37 -27
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 142 222 253
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.29% 0.27% 0.26%
As % of the General category 0.85% 0.79% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 104 187 197
Median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% - -
10th Percentile £32,000 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -7.69%

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 16,759 28,173 37,204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 33.78% 34.17% 37.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12,223 20,444 28,731
Median annual salary £48,240 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.02% +1.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £70,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,270
% change year-on-year +4.55% +7.28% +2.54%

Financial Institution
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Financial Institution as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Financial Institution in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 31 May 2020.

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 31 May 2020. 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 +147 64 £42,500 -5.56% 4
North West +102 34 £42,500 -5.56% 4
South East +100 33 £70,000 +1.82% 2
Yorkshire +116 28 £40,000 +45.45%
South West +92 12 £52,500 -6.67%
Midlands +79 12 £52,500 -26.06%
Scotland +2 11 £52,500 -4.55% 5
East Midlands +58 8 £42,500 -5.56%
East of England +65 5 £92,000 +268.00%
Wales +3 5 £37,500 -16.67%
West Midlands +64 4 £55,000 -22.54%
North East - 2 £85,000 -
Financial Institution
UK

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, 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.

1 142 (100.00%) Finance
2 73 (51.41%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (40.85%) SQL
4 49 (34.51%) Microsoft
5 40 (28.17%) DevOps
6 39 (27.46%) Python
6 39 (27.46%) Java
7 34 (23.94%) Git (software)
8 31 (21.83%) Azure
9 30 (21.13%) Linux
10 28 (19.72%) Windows
11 26 (18.31%) JavaScript
11 26 (18.31%) .NET
11 26 (18.31%) SQL Server
12 25 (17.61%) Oracle
12 25 (17.61%) C#
13 24 (16.90%) Change Management
13 24 (16.90%) GitLab
14 22 (15.49%) HTML
14 22 (15.49%) TDD
14 22 (15.49%) Software Engineering
15 21 (14.79%) AngularJS
15 21 (14.79%) Jenkins
16 20 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
16 20 (14.08%) PL/SQL
17 19 (13.38%) Spring
17 19 (13.38%) PaaS
18 18 (12.68%) BDD
18 18 (12.68%) Web Services
19 17 (11.97%) Law

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 13 (9.15%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (6.34%) IIS
3 5 (3.52%) Confluence
4 4 (2.82%) Apache
4 4 (2.82%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.82%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.11%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.41%) Apache Airflow
6 2 (1.41%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.41%) Mule
7 1 (0.70%) Appian
7 1 (0.70%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.70%) SAS
7 1 (0.70%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (5.63%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.41%) Sketch
5 1 (0.70%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.70%) Figma
5 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (21.83%) Azure
2 19 (13.38%) PaaS
3 16 (11.27%) IaaS
4 15 (10.56%) AWS
5 9 (6.34%) GitHub
6 5 (3.52%) SaaS
6 5 (3.52%) Serverless
7 4 (2.82%) AWS CodePipeline
7 4 (2.82%) Datadog
7 4 (2.82%) OpenShift
7 4 (2.82%) Trello
8 3 (2.11%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (2.11%) Office 365
9 2 (1.41%) GCP
10 1 (0.70%) Amazon EKS
10 1 (0.70%) BrowserStack
10 1 (0.70%) Power Platform
10 1 (0.70%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.63%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.52%) VoIP
3 4 (2.82%) DNS
4 3 (2.11%) DHCP
4 3 (2.11%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (2.11%) Firewall
4 3 (2.11%) SAN
4 3 (2.11%) Skype
5 2 (1.41%) Internet
6 1 (0.70%) Intranet
6 1 (0.70%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.70%) VLAN
6 1 (0.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.31%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.15%) Oracle Database
3 12 (8.45%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (7.75%) MongoDB
5 10 (7.04%) MySQL
6 9 (6.34%) NoSQL
7 8 (5.63%) DB2
7 8 (5.63%) NuoDB
8 6 (4.23%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (3.52%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (3.52%) Redis
10 3 (2.11%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (1.41%) Big Data
11 2 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.70%) ArangoDB
12 1 (0.70%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.70%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 34 (23.94%) Git (software)
2 24 (16.90%) GitLab
3 21 (14.79%) Jenkins
4 16 (11.27%) Oracle APEX
5 13 (9.15%) JIRA
6 10 (7.04%) Bitbucket
6 10 (7.04%) Cucumber
7 9 (6.34%) SonarQube
8 8 (5.63%) git-flow
9 4 (2.82%) CircleCI
9 4 (2.82%) Maven
9 4 (2.82%) TeamCity
9 4 (2.82%) YouTrack
10 3 (2.11%) Selenium
10 3 (2.11%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.41%) Balsamiq
11 2 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.70%) Axure RP
12 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 142 (100.00%) Finance
2 17 (11.97%) Law
3 12 (8.45%) Legal
4 8 (5.63%) Banking
5 6 (4.23%) Retail
6 4 (2.82%) Billing
7 3 (2.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 45 (31.69%) Developer
2 16 (11.27%) Analyst
3 11 (7.75%) Full Stack Developer
3 11 (7.75%) Senior Developer
4 9 (6.34%) Software Engineer
4 9 (6.34%) Systems Manager
5 8 (5.63%) Java Developer
6 7 (4.93%) Development Manager
6 7 (4.93%) Oracle Development Manager
6 7 (4.93%) Security Analyst
7 6 (4.23%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 6 (4.23%) Junior
7 6 (4.23%) Junior Developer
7 6 (4.23%) Python Engineer
7 6 (4.23%) Systems Development Manager
8 5 (3.52%) Applications Support
8 5 (3.52%) Python Software Engineer
8 5 (3.52%) SOC Analyst
9 4 (2.82%) IT Manager
9 4 (2.82%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (18.31%) .NET
2 22 (15.49%) HTML
3 21 (14.79%) AngularJS
4 19 (13.38%) Spring
5 18 (12.68%) Web Services
6 17 (11.97%) React
7 15 (10.56%) JSON
7 15 (10.56%) RESTful
8 14 (9.86%) Node.js
8 14 (9.86%) Spring Boot
9 13 (9.15%) CSS
9 13 (9.15%) SOAP
9 13 (9.15%) XML
10 9 (6.34%) .NET Framework
10 9 (6.34%) Hibernate
10 9 (6.34%) HTML5
10 9 (6.34%) J2EE
10 9 (6.34%) REST
11 8 (5.63%) CSS3
11 8 (5.63%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.82%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.82%) Public Cloud
2 4 (2.82%) Virtual Team
3 3 (2.11%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (2.11%) User Experience
3 3 (2.11%) Wiki
4 2 (1.41%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.70%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.70%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.70%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.70%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.70%) Replication
5 1 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (21.13%) Linux
2 28 (19.72%) Windows
3 6 (4.23%) Unix
4 5 (3.52%) Windows 10
5 4 (2.82%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (2.11%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.11%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.41%) Android
7 2 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.41%) SUSE
7 2 (1.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.41%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.41%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (51.41%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (28.17%) DevOps
3 24 (16.90%) Change Management
4 22 (15.49%) Software Engineering
4 22 (15.49%) TDD
5 20 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (12.68%) BDD
7 17 (11.97%) Microservices
8 16 (11.27%) Analytics
8 16 (11.27%) Fintech
8 16 (11.27%) SDLC
8 16 (11.27%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (10.56%) Scrum
10 14 (9.86%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (9.15%) MVC
11 13 (9.15%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (7.04%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (7.04%) Data Science
12 10 (7.04%) ETL
13 9 (6.34%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 58 (40.85%) SQL
2 39 (27.46%) Java
2 39 (27.46%) Python
3 26 (18.31%) JavaScript
4 25 (17.61%) C#
5 20 (14.08%) PL/SQL
6 14 (9.86%) Bash Shell
7 12 (8.45%) Ruby
8 10 (7.04%) Java 8
8 10 (7.04%) PHP
9 9 (6.34%) PowerShell
10 8 (5.63%) TypeScript
11 4 (2.82%) C
11 4 (2.82%) Perl
12 3 (2.11%) C++
12 3 (2.11%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.41%) AWK
13 2 (1.41%) R
14 1 (0.70%) Go
14 1 (0.70%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 15 (10.56%) Degree
2 5 (3.52%) CISM
2 5 (3.52%) CISSP
2 5 (3.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
3 3 (2.11%) PhD
4 2 (1.41%) MCSE
4 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.70%) CCNA
5 1 (0.70%) CISA
5 1 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.70%) GCIH
5 1 (0.70%) GIAC
5 1 (0.70%) ISEB
5 1 (0.70%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.23%) GDPR
2 3 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.11%) PMO
3 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 17 (11.97%) Docker
2 8 (5.63%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.11%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.41%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (1.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (1.41%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (1.41%) vSphere
6 1 (0.70%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 15 (10.56%) Kubernetes
2 13 (9.15%) Puppet
3 11 (7.75%) Terraform
4 6 (4.23%) Ansible
5 5 (3.52%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (3.52%) WSUS
6 2 (1.41%) SCCM
7 1 (0.70%) WMI
Vendors
1 49 (34.51%) Microsoft
2 25 (17.61%) Oracle
3 8 (5.63%) Jitterbit
3 8 (5.63%) SAP
4 5 (3.52%) Atlassian
4 5 (3.52%) Avaya
4 5 (3.52%) VMware
5 4 (2.82%) FNZ
5 4 (2.82%) New Relic
6 3 (2.11%) Citrix
6 3 (2.11%) Progress
7 2 (1.41%) Apple
7 2 (1.41%) Dynatrace
7 2 (1.41%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.41%) Splunk
7 2 (1.41%) Veritas
8 1 (0.70%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.70%) iManage
8 1 (0.70%) Qualys
8 1 (0.70%) ServiceNow