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 27 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
UK
3 months to
27 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 46 31
Rank change year-on-year +9 -15  
Permanent jobs citing Banking 5182 5364 7021
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.01% 5.38% 6.57%
As % of the General category 14.64% 12.39% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3792 4107 5288
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +6.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £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 35389 43286 47456
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.05% 43.38% 44.40%
Number of salaries quoted 27849 35322 37406
Median salary £52,500 £50,275 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.42% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £80,000 £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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +11 4898 £62,500 +4.16% 898
London +4 4042 £67,500 +3.84% 709
City of London -2 632 £65,000 - 109
North West +8 252 £50,000 - 36
Scotland -6 238 £50,000 -2.91% 41
South East -69 208 £50,000 - 68
Glasgow 0 129 £52,500 +5.00% 10
Cheshire +26 114 £50,000 - 15
Manchester -12 107 £47,500 -5.00% 20
South West -41 93 £47,960 +37.02% 21
East of England -69 91 £52,500 - 25
Edinburgh -21 88 £54,000 +4.85% 30
Knutsford +3 76 £50,000 -4.76% 3
West Midlands -36 73 £42,500 -15.00% 8
East Midlands +36 72 £52,500 +31.25% 12
Yorkshire -61 64 £55,000 +29.41% 14
Berkshire -34 48 £47,500 -5.00% 11
Surrey -6 46 £57,500 +21.05% 35
Birmingham -20 43 £52,000 +4.00% 5
Northamptonshire +38 41 £45,000 +6.50% 5
Canary Wharf 0 41 £72,500 -27.50%
Bristol -33 39 £47,960 +27.89% 10
Northampton +35 36 £45,000 +6.50% 3
West Yorkshire -35 34 £55,000 +37.50% 8
Hertfordshire -26 29 £67,500 +17.39% 3
South Yorkshire -34 27 £47,500 +18.75% 6
Leeds -4 26 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Liverpool -5 26 £45,000 -28.00% 1
Reading -17 26 £47,500 -17.39% 8
Merseyside -21 26 £45,000 -28.00% 1

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 7736 (75.55%) Finance
2 3267 (31.90%) Agile Software Development
3 2779 (27.14%) Investment Banking
4 2629 (25.67%) Java
5 2426 (23.69%) SQL
6 1967 (19.21%) C#
7 1829 (17.86%) SQL Server
8 1821 (17.78%) .NET
9 1603 (15.65%) Retail
10 1419 (13.86%) Degree
11 1363 (13.31%) JavaScript
12 1193 (11.65%) Oracle
13 1168 (11.41%) Linux
14 1125 (10.99%) Stakeholder Management
15 1095 (10.69%) Windows
16 1079 (10.54%) Scrum
17 1050 (10.25%) Microsoft
18 1014 (9.90%) HTML
19 1004 (9.80%) Project Management
20 991 (9.68%) Telecoms
21 988 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
22 916 (8.95%) Analytics
23 905 (8.84%) Asset Management
24 901 (8.80%) Unix
25 894 (8.73%) Python
26 889 (8.68%) Front Office
27 866 (8.46%) Retail Banking
28 850 (8.30%) TDD
29 842 (8.22%) SDLC
30 832 (8.13%) OO

Banking
Co-occurring 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
1 247 (2.41%) WebSphere
2 241 (2.35%) SharePoint
3 238 (2.32%) Tomcat
4 221 (2.16%) Apache
5 198 (1.93%) Apache Spark
5 198 (1.93%) JBoss
6 168 (1.64%) IIS
7 159 (1.55%) SAS
8 137 (1.34%) MS Exchange
9 115 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
10 108 (1.05%) WebLogic
11 101 (0.99%) Confluence
12 90 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 86 (0.84%) CMS
14 78 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
15 73 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
16 71 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
17 57 (0.56%) Jetty
18 54 (0.53%) Apache Solr
19 52 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 472 (4.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 238 (2.32%) Microsoft Office
3 168 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 117 (1.14%) MS Visio
5 92 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
6 65 (0.63%) Photoshop
7 55 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
8 22 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
9 19 (0.19%) SPSS
10 15 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 7 (0.068%) Campfire
12 5 (0.049%) InDesign
13 4 (0.039%) EngageOne
13 4 (0.039%) EViews
13 4 (0.039%) InVision
14 3 (0.029%) OmniGraffle
15 2 (0.020%) InfoPath
16 1 (0.010%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 104 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 72 (0.70%) Actimize
3 29 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 25 (0.24%) ION MarketView
4 25 (0.24%) Markit EDM
5 24 (0.23%) Temenos T24
6 21 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
6 21 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
6 21 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 20 (0.20%) RMDS
7 20 (0.20%) SAP FI
8 19 (0.19%) SAP BPC
9 18 (0.18%) WebTrends
10 17 (0.17%) SAP CO
10 17 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
10 17 (0.17%) SAP FI-AP
11 16 (0.16%) SAP SD
11 16 (0.16%) Workday HCM
12 13 (0.13%) SAP FI-AR
12 13 (0.13%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 380 (3.71%) Amazon AWS
2 256 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 222 (2.17%) SaaS
4 100 (0.98%) GitHub
5 88 (0.86%) Office 365
6 41 (0.40%) PaaS
7 28 (0.27%) IaaS
8 26 (0.25%) OpenShift
9 18 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
10 17 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
11 16 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
12 15 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
13 13 (0.13%) iPaaS
14 12 (0.12%) Slack
15 11 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
15 11 (0.11%) Google Analytics
16 10 (0.098%) Heroku
17 9 (0.088%) Amazon SQS
17 9 (0.088%) BrowserStack
18 8 (0.078%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 221 (2.16%) Firewall
2 195 (1.90%) Internet
3 126 (1.23%) TCP/IP
4 100 (0.98%) DNS
5 94 (0.92%) Network Security
6 86 (0.84%) SAN
7 85 (0.83%) HTTP
8 83 (0.81%) VoIP
9 81 (0.79%) LAN
9 81 (0.79%) WAN
10 76 (0.74%) Wireless
11 63 (0.62%) VPN
12 62 (0.61%) Intranet
13 49 (0.48%) DHCP
14 48 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
15 44 (0.43%) Multicast
16 40 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
17 39 (0.38%) EIGRP
18 38 (0.37%) BGP
18 38 (0.37%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1829 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 447 (4.37%) Big Data
3 418 (4.08%) Relational Database
4 344 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 301 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
6 299 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 298 (2.91%) Hadoop
8 281 (2.74%) NoSQL
9 258 (2.52%) MySQL
10 242 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
11 188 (1.84%) MongoDB
12 185 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
13 172 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 161 (1.57%) RDBMS
15 148 (1.45%) Oracle Database
16 141 (1.38%) SQL Server 2014
17 134 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
18 112 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
19 101 (0.99%) DB2
20 99 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 407 (3.97%) JIRA
2 366 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 311 (3.04%) Maven
4 310 (3.03%) Jenkins
5 282 (2.75%) TeamCity
6 257 (2.51%) Selenium
7 255 (2.49%) Subversion
8 216 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 183 (1.79%) JUnit
10 172 (1.68%) NUnit
11 161 (1.57%) Visual Studio
12 131 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 126 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
14 122 (1.19%) Rhino Mocks
15 118 (1.15%) Hudson
15 118 (1.15%) MSBuild
16 103 (1.01%) Ant
17 97 (0.95%) Gradle
18 92 (0.90%) Moq
18 92 (0.90%) SpecFlow
General
1 7736 (75.55%) Finance
2 2779 (27.14%) Investment Banking
3 1603 (15.65%) Retail
4 991 (9.68%) Telecoms
5 889 (8.68%) Front Office
6 866 (8.46%) Retail Banking
7 527 (5.15%) Financial Institution
8 438 (4.28%) Marketing
9 371 (3.62%) Back Office
10 313 (3.06%) Legal
11 225 (2.20%) Corporate Banking
12 167 (1.63%) Private Banking
13 111 (1.08%) Games
14 90 (0.88%) Manufacturing
15 75 (0.73%) Electronics
16 71 (0.69%) Law
17 63 (0.62%) Advertising
18 59 (0.58%) Publishing
19 50 (0.49%) German Language
19 50 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3573 (34.89%) Developer
2 1870 (18.26%) Analyst
3 1181 (11.53%) Java Developer
4 1027 (10.03%) C# Developer
5 786 (7.68%) Business Analyst
6 711 (6.94%) Senior Developer
7 656 (6.41%) .NET Developer
8 630 (6.15%) Architect
9 570 (5.57%) Consultant
10 504 (4.92%) Banking Analyst
11 470 (4.59%) C# .NET Developer
12 456 (4.45%) Project Manager
13 398 (3.89%) SQL Developer
14 358 (3.50%) Senior Java Developer
15 276 (2.70%) Support Analyst
16 268 (2.62%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
17 265 (2.59%) Applications Support
18 246 (2.40%) Financial Analyst
19 236 (2.30%) Solutions Architect
20 219 (2.14%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1821 (17.78%) .NET
2 1014 (9.90%) HTML
3 816 (7.97%) AngularJS
4 698 (6.82%) CSS
5 677 (6.61%) XML
6 665 (6.49%) ASP.NET
7 525 (5.13%) Spring
8 495 (4.83%) HTML5
9 487 (4.76%) Web Services
10 435 (4.25%) WCF
10 435 (4.25%) WPF
11 390 (3.81%) SOAP
12 364 (3.55%) REST
13 356 (3.48%) ASP.NET MVC
14 340 (3.32%) React
15 318 (3.11%) jQuery
16 313 (3.06%) .NET Framework
17 284 (2.77%) Hibernate
18 235 (2.29%) CSS3
19 231 (2.26%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 988 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
2 710 (6.93%) Fintech
3 691 (6.75%) Computer Science
4 651 (6.36%) Greenfield Project
5 537 (5.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 516 (5.04%) Equities
7 515 (5.03%) Derivative
8 506 (4.94%) Fixed Income
9 332 (3.24%) User Experience
10 330 (3.22%) Enterprise Software
11 319 (3.12%) Management Information System
12 247 (2.41%) Hedge funds
13 245 (2.39%) Data Centre
14 197 (1.92%) Online Banking
15 185 (1.81%) Credit Risk
16 173 (1.69%) Mobile App
17 140 (1.37%) Virtual Team
18 131 (1.28%) Client/Server
19 121 (1.18%) Mobile Banking
20 119 (1.16%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1168 (11.41%) Linux
2 1095 (10.69%) Windows
3 901 (8.80%) Unix
4 364 (3.55%) Windows Server
5 218 (2.13%) Apple iOS
6 211 (2.06%) Android
7 182 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 144 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 115 (1.12%) Solaris
10 112 (1.09%) Windows 7
11 94 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
12 57 (0.56%) AIX
13 41 (0.40%) Windows 10
14 21 (0.21%) Ubuntu
15 18 (0.18%) Windows 8
16 17 (0.17%) CentOS
17 14 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
18 7 (0.068%) Mac OS
19 6 (0.059%) Mac OS X
20 5 (0.049%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3267 (31.90%) Agile Software Development
2 1125 (10.99%) Stakeholder Management
3 1079 (10.54%) Scrum
4 1004 (9.80%) Project Management
5 916 (8.95%) Analytics
6 905 (8.84%) Asset Management
7 850 (8.30%) TDD
8 842 (8.22%) SDLC
9 832 (8.13%) OO
10 823 (8.04%) Wealth Management
11 705 (6.88%) Multithreading
12 696 (6.80%) Risk Management
13 690 (6.74%) Test Automation
14 688 (6.72%) Business Analysis
15 657 (6.42%) MVC
16 652 (6.37%) DevOps
17 616 (6.02%) Change Management
18 583 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
19 552 (5.39%) ITIL
20 516 (5.04%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2629 (25.67%) Java
2 2426 (23.69%) SQL
3 1967 (19.21%) C#
4 1363 (13.31%) JavaScript
5 894 (8.73%) Python
6 577 (5.63%) C++
7 349 (3.41%) T-SQL
8 311 (3.04%) C
9 308 (3.01%) PowerShell
10 293 (2.86%) Perl
11 214 (2.09%) Bash Shell
12 211 (2.06%) Scala
13 208 (2.03%) Shell Script
14 181 (1.77%) PL/SQL
15 176 (1.72%) VBA
16 166 (1.62%) Ruby
17 142 (1.39%) PHP
17 142 (1.39%) R
18 79 (0.77%) TypeScript
19 65 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 1419 (13.86%) Degree
2 267 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 211 (2.06%) CISSP
4 176 (1.72%) ISEB
5 170 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
6 161 (1.57%) CISA
7 160 (1.56%) CISM
8 150 (1.46%) ISTQB
9 135 (1.32%) CCNP
10 107 (1.04%) PMI Certification
11 98 (0.96%) Master's Degree
12 84 (0.82%) PhD
13 78 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
14 74 (0.72%) CCIE
15 70 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
16 69 (0.67%) GIAC
17 67 (0.65%) CCNA
18 55 (0.54%) PMP
19 54 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
20 53 (0.52%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 545 (5.32%) QA
2 244 (2.38%) MiFID
3 132 (1.29%) SLA
4 130 (1.27%) PMO
5 100 (0.98%) Data Quality
5 100 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 57 (0.56%) EMIR
7 56 (0.55%) COBIT
8 55 (0.54%) PCI DSS
9 46 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
10 44 (0.43%) SEPA
11 27 (0.26%) Basel III
11 27 (0.26%) GDPR
11 27 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 24 (0.23%) IFRS
13 23 (0.22%) FATCA
14 19 (0.19%) ISO 9001
15 18 (0.18%) IFRS 9
16 15 (0.15%) ISO 20022
17 12 (0.12%) Basel II
System Software
1 272 (2.66%) Active Directory
2 141 (1.38%) Docker
3 98 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 50 (0.49%) XenApp
5 41 (0.40%) Hyper-V
6 37 (0.36%) XenDesktop
7 21 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
8 20 (0.20%) HDFS
8 20 (0.20%) NFS
8 20 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
9 19 (0.19%) vSphere
9 19 (0.19%) XenServer
10 16 (0.16%) Firmware
10 16 (0.16%) KVM
10 16 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 15 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
12 13 (0.13%) Xen
13 11 (0.11%) SRDF
14 9 (0.088%) Virtual Desktop
15 7 (0.068%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 262 (2.56%) Puppet
2 231 (2.26%) Ansible
3 218 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
4 91 (0.89%) SCCM
5 82 (0.80%) Nagios
6 59 (0.58%) Control-M
6 59 (0.58%) Nessus
7 58 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
7 58 (0.57%) Salt
8 57 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
9 50 (0.49%) Cisco UCCX
10 48 (0.47%) Cisco UCCE
11 44 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
12 43 (0.42%) Kibana
13 41 (0.40%) logstash
14 29 (0.28%) PowerBroker
15 27 (0.26%) SCOM
16 25 (0.24%) CFEngine
16 25 (0.24%) ITRS Geneos
17 19 (0.19%) Netcool
Vendors
1 1193 (11.65%) Oracle
2 1050 (10.25%) Microsoft
3 277 (2.71%) Cisco
4 264 (2.58%) IBM
5 246 (2.40%) Sybase
6 233 (2.28%) VMware
7 232 (2.27%) Red Hat
8 191 (1.87%) SAP
9 172 (1.68%) Splunk
10 163 (1.59%) Citrix
11 115 (1.12%) Bloomberg
12 108 (1.05%) Murex
13 102 (1.00%) Google
13 102 (1.00%) HP
14 99 (0.97%) Adobe
15 94 (0.92%) Palo Alto
15 94 (0.92%) Reuters
16 92 (0.90%) TIBCO
17 91 (0.89%) Cognizant
18 89 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
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