The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
UK
Rank 38 43 32
Rank change year-on-year +5 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Banking 4735 5792 6776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.64% 5.60% 6.37%
As % of the General category 13.92% 12.75% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3970 4310 5139
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

Banking is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 34019 45411 46969
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.52% 43.93% 44.13%
Number of salaries quoted 27397 36681 36839
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Banking as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in the UK

Banking
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Banking.

Salary trend for Banking in the UK

Banking
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Banking over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Banking in the UK

Banking
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +5 4527 £60,000 - 768
London +2 3541 £65,000 - 631
City of London -3 654 £65,000 - 135
South East -37 290 £47,500 -5.00% 25
South West -22 186 £48,750 +21.87% 18
North West -33 185 £47,500 +2.04% 36
Scotland -18 153 £53,750 +7.50% 31
Berkshire +5 110 £47,500 -5.00% 2
East of England -39 101 £53,750 +7.50% 22
Bristol +14 89 £50,000 +25.00% 8
Manchester -42 86 £55,000 +24.64% 19
East Midlands +44 83 £55,000 +37.50% 10
Yorkshire -55 79 £47,500 +18.75% 10
Glasgow -9 73 £54,500 +3.80% 13
Edinburgh -24 70 £55,000 +12.82% 17
Cheshire +29 69 £47,500 -5.00% 17
West Midlands -16 61 £42,500 -15.00% 12
Reading +17 51 £57,500 +15.00%
West Yorkshire -18 49 £46,000 +3.95% 5
Leeds +23 44 £46,000 -42.50% 4
Canary Wharf +7 44 £72,500 +52.63%
Nottinghamshire +32 42 £60,000 +84.61% 4
Surrey +10 42 £52,500 -4.54% 16
Wiltshire +2 39 £50,000 +26.83% 3
Birmingham -18 38 £48,750 +2.63% 9
Nottingham +25 37 £60,000 +84.61% 3
Hampshire -31 36 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Northamptonshire +39 35 £40,000 -8.57% 3
Knutsford +10 33 £47,125 +17.81% 6
Hertfordshire +5 33 £62,500 +13.63% 3

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Banking.

1 7864 (76.15%) Finance
2 3337 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
3 2634 (25.51%) Java
4 2556 (24.75%) SQL
5 2083 (20.17%) Investment Banking
6 1895 (18.35%) C#
7 1865 (18.06%) .NET
8 1760 (17.04%) SQL Server
9 1574 (15.24%) Degree
10 1556 (15.07%) Telecoms
11 1436 (13.91%) JavaScript
12 1301 (12.60%) Linux
13 1212 (11.74%) Windows
14 1207 (11.69%) Retail
15 1181 (11.44%) Stakeholder Management
16 1161 (11.24%) HTML
17 1112 (10.77%) Microsoft
18 1086 (10.52%) Oracle
19 1048 (10.15%) Scrum
20 1007 (9.75%) Python
21 981 (9.50%) Project Management
22 942 (9.12%) Unix
23 918 (8.89%) AngularJS
24 893 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
25 850 (8.23%) TDD
26 795 (7.70%) MS Excel
27 791 (7.66%) Analytics
28 785 (7.60%) E-Commerce
29 774 (7.49%) CSS
30 760 (7.36%) Computer Science

Banking
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 334 (3.23%) WebSphere
2 277 (2.68%) Tomcat
3 263 (2.55%) Apache
4 248 (2.40%) JBoss
5 246 (2.38%) Apache Spark
6 235 (2.28%) SharePoint
7 227 (2.20%) IIS
8 178 (1.72%) WebLogic
9 170 (1.65%) SAS
10 132 (1.28%) Jetty
11 118 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
12 117 (1.13%) MS Exchange
13 105 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
14 94 (0.91%) Apache Solr
15 87 (0.84%) Confluence
16 86 (0.83%) CMS
17 85 (0.82%) OpenStack
18 80 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 76 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
20 68 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 795 (7.70%) MS Excel
2 249 (2.41%) MS Office
3 144 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 119 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 98 (0.95%) MS Project
6 68 (0.66%) Photoshop
7 48 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
8 37 (0.36%) SPSS
9 18 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
10 15 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 7 (0.068%) InDesign
12 5 (0.048%) InVision
13 4 (0.039%) EViews
14 3 (0.029%) OmniGraffle
15 2 (0.019%) EngageOne
15 2 (0.019%) InfoPath
16 1 (0.010%) FrameMaker
16 1 (0.010%) FreeHand
16 1 (0.010%) Open Workbench
16 1 (0.010%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 64 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (0.40%) Temenos T24
3 39 (0.38%) SAP FI
4 36 (0.35%) SAP CO
4 36 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
5 30 (0.29%) SAP FI-AP
6 27 (0.26%) SAP SD
7 25 (0.24%) SAP BPC
8 24 (0.23%) SAP FI-AR
8 24 (0.23%) SAP PS
9 23 (0.22%) RMDS
10 17 (0.16%) Markit EDM
11 15 (0.15%) Summit
12 14 (0.14%) Finacle
12 14 (0.14%) ION MarketView
12 14 (0.14%) Magento
12 14 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 12 (0.12%) WebTrends
14 11 (0.11%) Workday HCM
15 10 (0.097%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 521 (5.05%) Amazon AWS
2 323 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 322 (3.12%) SaaS
4 88 (0.85%) Office 365
5 67 (0.65%) GitHub
6 41 (0.40%) PaaS
7 37 (0.36%) IaaS
8 29 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
9 26 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
10 22 (0.21%) OpenShift
11 15 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
11 15 (0.15%) Google App Engine
12 14 (0.14%) Google Analytics
12 14 (0.14%) Heroku
13 12 (0.12%) G Suite
14 11 (0.11%) IBM Blueworks
15 9 (0.087%) AdWords
15 9 (0.087%) iPaaS
16 7 (0.068%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 7 (0.068%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 223 (2.16%) Firewall
2 208 (2.01%) Internet
3 134 (1.30%) TCP/IP
4 100 (0.97%) SAN
5 98 (0.95%) LAN
6 92 (0.89%) Network Security
7 91 (0.88%) DNS
8 88 (0.85%) HTTP
8 88 (0.85%) VPN
9 85 (0.82%) WAN
10 82 (0.79%) VoIP
11 71 (0.69%) Wireless
12 66 (0.64%) SSL
13 64 (0.62%) DHCP
14 57 (0.55%) Intranet
14 57 (0.55%) MPLS
15 56 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
16 55 (0.53%) BGP
16 55 (0.53%) OSPF
17 52 (0.50%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1760 (17.04%) SQL Server
2 591 (5.72%) Big Data
3 420 (4.07%) Relational Database
4 384 (3.72%) Hadoop
5 325 (3.15%) NoSQL
6 308 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
7 289 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 285 (2.76%) MySQL
9 258 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 232 (2.25%) MongoDB
11 204 (1.98%) RDBMS
12 199 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
13 167 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 156 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
15 155 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
16 146 (1.41%) Oracle Database
17 140 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
18 125 (1.21%) SQL Server 2014
19 122 (1.18%) DB2
20 103 (1.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 349 (3.38%) JIRA
2 332 (3.21%) Git (software)
3 325 (3.15%) Maven
4 296 (2.87%) Jenkins
5 262 (2.54%) Selenium
6 244 (2.36%) TeamCity
7 210 (2.03%) Subversion
8 201 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
9 171 (1.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 170 (1.65%) NUnit
11 167 (1.62%) Octopus Deploy
12 161 (1.56%) MSBuild
12 161 (1.56%) Visual Studio
13 155 (1.50%) JUnit
14 142 (1.38%) Hudson
15 116 (1.12%) Rhino Mocks
16 112 (1.08%) Gradle
17 100 (0.97%) Cucumber
18 95 (0.92%) Ant
19 89 (0.86%) Moq
General
1 7864 (76.15%) Finance
2 2083 (20.17%) Investment Banking
3 1556 (15.07%) Telecoms
4 1207 (11.69%) Retail
5 670 (6.49%) Front Office
6 499 (4.83%) Marketing
7 497 (4.81%) Financial Institution
8 357 (3.46%) Back Office
9 346 (3.35%) Retail Banking
10 329 (3.19%) Legal
11 245 (2.37%) Corporate Banking
12 165 (1.60%) Games
13 139 (1.35%) Private Banking
14 70 (0.68%) Manufacturing
14 70 (0.68%) Publishing
15 65 (0.63%) Advertising
16 61 (0.59%) German Language
17 60 (0.58%) Law
18 49 (0.47%) French Language
19 40 (0.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3633 (35.18%) Developer
2 1764 (17.08%) Analyst
3 1228 (11.89%) Java Developer
4 1018 (9.86%) C# Developer
5 744 (7.20%) Senior Developer
6 706 (6.84%) Business Analyst
7 698 (6.76%) Architect
8 665 (6.44%) .NET Developer
9 563 (5.45%) Consultant
10 513 (4.97%) Project Manager
11 499 (4.83%) C# .NET Developer
12 488 (4.73%) Banking Analyst
13 434 (4.20%) SQL Developer
14 371 (3.59%) Senior Java Developer
15 298 (2.89%) Applications Support
16 290 (2.81%) Solutions Architect
17 269 (2.60%) Support Analyst
18 248 (2.40%) Financial Analyst
19 239 (2.31%) Junior
20 229 (2.22%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1865 (18.06%) .NET
2 1161 (11.24%) HTML
3 918 (8.89%) AngularJS
4 774 (7.49%) CSS
5 672 (6.51%) XML
6 638 (6.18%) ASP.NET
7 567 (5.49%) HTML5
8 508 (4.92%) Spring
9 435 (4.21%) Web Services
10 428 (4.14%) WPF
11 409 (3.96%) React
12 403 (3.90%) WCF
13 334 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
14 318 (3.08%) REST
15 317 (3.07%) .NET Framework
16 312 (3.02%) jQuery
17 302 (2.92%) SOAP
18 277 (2.68%) Hibernate
19 260 (2.52%) CSS3
20 258 (2.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 893 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
2 760 (7.36%) Computer Science
3 704 (6.82%) Fintech
4 411 (3.98%) Derivative
5 405 (3.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 402 (3.89%) Equities
7 356 (3.45%) Fixed Income
8 353 (3.42%) Client/Server
9 349 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
10 312 (3.02%) Data Centre
11 310 (3.00%) Management Information System
12 295 (2.86%) User Experience
13 265 (2.57%) Online Banking
14 251 (2.43%) Hedge funds
15 178 (1.72%) Credit Risk
16 170 (1.65%) Mobile App
17 132 (1.28%) Mobile Banking
18 131 (1.27%) Algorithms
19 117 (1.13%) SWIFT
20 108 (1.05%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1301 (12.60%) Linux
2 1212 (11.74%) Windows
3 942 (9.12%) Unix
4 410 (3.97%) Windows Server
5 267 (2.59%) Apple iOS
6 257 (2.49%) Android
7 224 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 169 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 133 (1.29%) Windows 7
10 109 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
11 84 (0.81%) Solaris
12 55 (0.53%) AIX
13 47 (0.46%) Windows 10
14 31 (0.30%) CentOS
15 29 (0.28%) Ubuntu
16 28 (0.27%) Windows 8
17 19 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
18 12 (0.12%) HPUX
19 10 (0.097%) Windows XP
20 9 (0.087%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3337 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
2 1181 (11.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 1048 (10.15%) Scrum
4 981 (9.50%) Project Management
5 850 (8.23%) TDD
6 791 (7.66%) Analytics
7 785 (7.60%) E-Commerce
8 744 (7.20%) OO
9 708 (6.86%) SDLC
10 666 (6.45%) Multithreading
11 657 (6.36%) DevOps
12 628 (6.08%) Business Analysis
13 618 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
13 618 (5.98%) Risk Management
14 606 (5.87%) MVC
15 589 (5.70%) Software Engineering
16 562 (5.44%) ITIL
17 533 (5.16%) Change Management
18 509 (4.93%) Mentoring
19 464 (4.49%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2634 (25.51%) Java
2 2556 (24.75%) SQL
3 1895 (18.35%) C#
4 1436 (13.91%) JavaScript
5 1007 (9.75%) Python
6 641 (6.21%) C++
7 398 (3.85%) PowerShell
8 348 (3.37%) Perl
9 298 (2.89%) C
10 288 (2.79%) T-SQL
11 261 (2.53%) Bash Shell
12 258 (2.50%) Scala
13 197 (1.91%) Shell Script
14 183 (1.77%) Ruby
15 170 (1.65%) PHP
16 168 (1.63%) VBA
17 165 (1.60%) PL/SQL
18 106 (1.03%) R
19 90 (0.87%) Go
20 86 (0.83%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1574 (15.24%) Degree
2 244 (2.36%) CISSP
3 213 (2.06%) ISEB
4 199 (1.93%) Cisco Certification
5 183 (1.77%) CISM
6 179 (1.73%) ISTQB
7 169 (1.64%) CCNP
8 167 (1.62%) CISA
9 125 (1.21%) PMI Certification
10 86 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
10 86 (0.83%) PhD
11 75 (0.73%) PMP
12 69 (0.67%) CCNA
12 69 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 64 (0.62%) CRISC
14 63 (0.61%) CCIE
15 56 (0.54%) Security Cleared
16 54 (0.52%) ACCA
17 52 (0.50%) GIAC
18 48 (0.46%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 496 (4.80%) QA
2 224 (2.17%) MiFID
3 142 (1.38%) SLA
4 137 (1.33%) PMO
5 124 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 93 (0.90%) Data Quality
7 74 (0.72%) COBIT
8 64 (0.62%) EMIR
9 56 (0.54%) PCI DSS
10 48 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 45 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
12 34 (0.33%) IFRS
13 32 (0.31%) Basel III
14 30 (0.29%) FATCA
15 27 (0.26%) IFRS 9
16 26 (0.25%) SEPA
17 25 (0.24%) Basel II
17 25 (0.24%) ISO 9001
18 17 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
18 17 (0.16%) GDPR
System Software
1 350 (3.39%) Active Directory
2 143 (1.38%) Docker
3 108 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 64 (0.62%) Hyper-V
5 46 (0.45%) XenApp
6 38 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
7 37 (0.36%) NFS
8 31 (0.30%) vSphere
9 29 (0.28%) HDFS
10 26 (0.25%) KVM
10 26 (0.25%) XenDesktop
11 21 (0.20%) SRDF
11 21 (0.20%) Xen
12 15 (0.15%) Firmware
13 13 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
13 13 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
14 9 (0.087%) Apache Flume
14 9 (0.087%) Virtual Servers
14 9 (0.087%) VMware ESXi
14 9 (0.087%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 357 (3.46%) Puppet
2 287 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
3 282 (2.73%) Ansible
4 105 (1.02%) Nagios
5 95 (0.92%) SCCM
6 92 (0.89%) Salt
7 77 (0.75%) logstash
8 76 (0.74%) Kibana
9 56 (0.54%) Control-M
10 54 (0.52%) Cisco UCCE
10 54 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
11 51 (0.49%) Cisco UCCX
12 50 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
13 45 (0.44%) Nessus
14 39 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
15 35 (0.34%) ITRS Geneos
16 33 (0.32%) SCOM
17 25 (0.24%) CFEngine
18 23 (0.22%) PowerBroker
19 21 (0.20%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1112 (10.77%) Microsoft
2 1086 (10.52%) Oracle
3 318 (3.08%) Cisco
4 287 (2.78%) IBM
5 275 (2.66%) Red Hat
6 242 (2.34%) Sybase
7 234 (2.27%) VMware
8 177 (1.71%) SAP
9 156 (1.51%) Citrix
10 145 (1.40%) HP
11 133 (1.29%) Bloomberg
12 130 (1.26%) Splunk
13 112 (1.08%) Google
14 109 (1.06%) Reuters
15 100 (0.97%) Adobe
16 97 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
17 96 (0.93%) TIBCO
18 90 (0.87%) CheckPoint
19 83 (0.80%) F5
20 76 (0.74%) Palo Alto
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 11 hours ago
Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £90000.00 - £150000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000.0000 - £35000.0000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £105000 - £115000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, shares, equity
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
BJSS Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Life assurance, Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance + benefits, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonuses & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £115000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday