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 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
UK
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 44 30
Rank change year-on-year +2 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Banking 4872 5799 7422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.68% 5.56% 6.59%
As % of the General category 14.03% 12.74% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4030 4353 5473
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £87,500 £87,500
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 34721 45528 49845
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.48% 43.66% 44.29%
Number of salaries quoted 27868 36905 39015
Median salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +6 4638 £62,500 +4.16% 861
London +2 3689 £65,000 - 708
City of London -1 691 £65,000 - 128
South East -46 256 £50,000 - 49
North West -12 230 £50,000 +5.26% 23
Scotland -17 182 £55,000 +7.31% 30
South West -31 144 £50,000 +29.75% 15
Manchester -33 102 £50,000 +11.11% 15
Cheshire +36 101 £50,000 - 8
East of England -59 99 £51,166 +0.32% 32
Glasgow -4 97 £57,000 +8.57% 11
East Midlands +45 87 £55,000 +46.66% 5
Berkshire -10 80 £47,500 -5.00% 7
Yorkshire -55 76 £55,000 +37.50% 10
Edinburgh -28 73 £60,000 +20.00% 17
Bristol -12 65 £52,500 +31.25% 7
Knutsford +3 64 £48,250 -3.50% 5
West Midlands -51 55 £42,500 -15.00% 9
West Yorkshire -28 46 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Surrey +8 43 £52,500 - 24
Reading -6 41 £48,750 -11.36% 6
Nottinghamshire +16 39 £60,000 +84.61% 1
Northamptonshire +32 37 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Leeds +12 37 £55,000 -2.22% 3
Birmingham -9 37 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Canary Wharf +9 35 £72,500 +31.81%
Nottingham +19 33 £60,000 +84.61%
Northampton +39 32 £40,000 -3.03% 4
Gloucestershire +29 31 £40,000 +52.38% 2
Cambridgeshire -20 29 £41,500 +2.46% 14

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7628 (75.30%) Finance
2 3282 (32.40%) Agile Software Development
3 2585 (25.52%) Java
4 2483 (24.51%) SQL
5 2183 (21.55%) Investment Banking
6 1940 (19.15%) C#
7 1881 (18.57%) .NET
8 1786 (17.63%) SQL Server
9 1458 (14.39%) Degree
10 1414 (13.96%) JavaScript
11 1408 (13.90%) Telecoms
12 1249 (12.33%) Linux
13 1145 (11.30%) Windows
14 1139 (11.24%) Stakeholder Management
14 1139 (11.24%) Retail
15 1090 (10.76%) HTML
16 1065 (10.51%) Oracle
17 1057 (10.43%) Microsoft
18 1042 (10.29%) Scrum
19 985 (9.72%) Python
20 937 (9.25%) Project Management
21 889 (8.78%) AngularJS
22 885 (8.74%) Unix
23 863 (8.52%) TDD
24 834 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
25 811 (8.01%) Analytics
26 787 (7.77%) OO
27 768 (7.58%) Greenfield Project
28 741 (7.31%) CSS
29 720 (7.11%) SDLC

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
1 285 (2.81%) WebSphere
2 243 (2.40%) Tomcat
3 235 (2.32%) Apache Spark
4 228 (2.25%) Apache
5 221 (2.18%) SharePoint
6 217 (2.14%) JBoss
7 195 (1.92%) IIS
8 153 (1.51%) SAS
9 144 (1.42%) WebLogic
10 121 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
11 119 (1.17%) MS Exchange
12 97 (0.96%) Jetty
13 95 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
14 93 (0.92%) Confluence
15 87 (0.86%) Apache Solr
15 87 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 81 (0.80%) CMS
17 75 (0.74%) OpenStack
18 72 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
19 66 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 415 (4.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 238 (2.35%) Microsoft Office
3 148 (1.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 110 (1.09%) MS Visio
5 90 (0.89%) Microsoft Project
6 61 (0.60%) Photoshop
7 48 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
8 22 (0.22%) SPSS
9 20 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
10 13 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (0.049%) InDesign
11 5 (0.049%) InVision
12 4 (0.039%) EViews
13 3 (0.030%) OmniGraffle
14 2 (0.020%) Campfire
14 2 (0.020%) EngageOne
14 2 (0.020%) InfoPath
15 1 (0.010%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 77 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (0.34%) SAP FI
3 31 (0.31%) SAP CO
3 31 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
3 31 (0.31%) Temenos T24
4 28 (0.28%) SAP FI-AP
5 27 (0.27%) SAP BPC
6 25 (0.25%) SAP SD
7 22 (0.22%) Markit EDM
7 22 (0.22%) SAP FI-AR
7 22 (0.22%) SAP PS
8 19 (0.19%) RMDS
9 17 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
9 17 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 14 (0.14%) Magento
11 13 (0.13%) ION MarketView
11 13 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
11 13 (0.13%) WebTrends
11 13 (0.13%) Workday HCM
12 11 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 486 (4.80%) Amazon AWS
2 294 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 290 (2.86%) SaaS
4 85 (0.84%) Office 365
5 66 (0.65%) GitHub
6 35 (0.35%) PaaS
7 34 (0.34%) IaaS
8 25 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
8 25 (0.25%) OpenShift
9 23 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
10 13 (0.13%) Google App Engine
10 13 (0.13%) Heroku
11 12 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
11 12 (0.12%) iPaaS
12 11 (0.11%) G Suite
12 11 (0.11%) Google Analytics
12 11 (0.11%) IBM Blueworks
13 9 (0.089%) AdWords
14 7 (0.069%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 7 (0.069%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 223 (2.20%) Firewall
2 193 (1.91%) Internet
3 132 (1.30%) TCP/IP
4 97 (0.96%) SAN
5 91 (0.90%) Network Security
6 89 (0.88%) LAN
7 87 (0.86%) DNS
8 84 (0.83%) WAN
9 83 (0.82%) HTTP
10 80 (0.79%) VoIP
11 73 (0.72%) Wireless
12 71 (0.70%) VPN
13 59 (0.58%) Intranet
14 55 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
15 52 (0.51%) DHCP
16 50 (0.49%) SSL
17 47 (0.46%) EIGRP
18 44 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
19 42 (0.41%) Cisco Nexus
19 42 (0.41%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1786 (17.63%) SQL Server
2 549 (5.42%) Big Data
3 411 (4.06%) Relational Database
4 348 (3.44%) Hadoop
5 309 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 308 (3.04%) NoSQL
7 300 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
8 286 (2.82%) MySQL
9 277 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 225 (2.22%) MongoDB
11 215 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
12 177 (1.75%) RDBMS
13 176 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 158 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
15 153 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
16 133 (1.31%) Oracle Database
17 132 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
18 129 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
19 108 (1.07%) DB2
20 94 (0.93%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 358 (3.53%) JIRA
2 338 (3.34%) Git (software)
3 299 (2.95%) Maven
4 296 (2.92%) Jenkins
5 246 (2.43%) Selenium
6 234 (2.31%) TeamCity
7 226 (2.23%) Subversion
8 207 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
9 172 (1.70%) NUnit
10 165 (1.63%) Visual Studio
11 155 (1.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 155 (1.53%) JUnit
12 144 (1.42%) Octopus Deploy
13 139 (1.37%) MSBuild
14 128 (1.26%) Hudson
15 123 (1.21%) Rhino Mocks
16 109 (1.08%) Gradle
17 96 (0.95%) Ant
18 93 (0.92%) Moq
19 90 (0.89%) MSTest
General
1 7628 (75.30%) Finance
2 2183 (21.55%) Investment Banking
3 1408 (13.90%) Telecoms
4 1139 (11.24%) Retail
5 710 (7.01%) Front Office
6 518 (5.11%) Financial Institution
7 453 (4.47%) Marketing
8 375 (3.70%) Back Office
9 344 (3.40%) Retail Banking
10 326 (3.22%) Legal
11 239 (2.36%) Corporate Banking
12 160 (1.58%) Private Banking
13 139 (1.37%) Games
14 78 (0.77%) Manufacturing
15 71 (0.70%) Law
16 60 (0.59%) Advertising
16 60 (0.59%) German Language
16 60 (0.59%) Publishing
17 53 (0.52%) Electronics
18 48 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3650 (36.03%) Developer
2 1756 (17.33%) Analyst
3 1197 (11.82%) Java Developer
4 1047 (10.34%) C# Developer
5 719 (7.10%) Business Analyst
5 719 (7.10%) Senior Developer
6 673 (6.64%) .NET Developer
7 642 (6.34%) Architect
8 555 (5.48%) Consultant
9 508 (5.01%) Banking Analyst
10 490 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
11 480 (4.74%) Project Manager
12 428 (4.23%) SQL Developer
13 358 (3.53%) Senior Java Developer
14 275 (2.71%) Applications Support
15 259 (2.56%) Support Analyst
16 255 (2.52%) Solutions Architect
17 244 (2.41%) Financial Analyst
18 221 (2.18%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
18 221 (2.18%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1881 (18.57%) .NET
2 1090 (10.76%) HTML
3 889 (8.78%) AngularJS
4 741 (7.31%) CSS
5 670 (6.61%) XML
6 656 (6.48%) ASP.NET
7 531 (5.24%) HTML5
8 495 (4.89%) Spring
9 440 (4.34%) Web Services
9 440 (4.34%) WPF
10 436 (4.30%) WCF
11 391 (3.86%) React
12 351 (3.46%) ASP.NET MVC
13 329 (3.25%) .NET Framework
14 328 (3.24%) SOAP
15 320 (3.16%) REST
16 319 (3.15%) jQuery
17 263 (2.60%) CSS3
18 258 (2.55%) Hibernate
19 253 (2.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 834 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
2 768 (7.58%) Greenfield Project
3 719 (7.10%) Computer Science
4 687 (6.78%) Fintech
5 447 (4.41%) Equities
6 440 (4.34%) Derivative
7 427 (4.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 405 (4.00%) Fixed Income
9 355 (3.50%) Client/Server
10 326 (3.22%) Enterprise Software
11 309 (3.05%) Management Information System
12 298 (2.94%) User Experience
13 273 (2.69%) Data Centre
14 253 (2.50%) Hedge funds
15 229 (2.26%) Online Banking
16 175 (1.73%) Mobile App
17 169 (1.67%) Credit Risk
18 131 (1.29%) Algorithms
19 119 (1.17%) Mobile Banking
20 111 (1.10%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1249 (12.33%) Linux
2 1145 (11.30%) Windows
3 885 (8.74%) Unix
4 398 (3.93%) Windows Server
5 257 (2.54%) Apple iOS
6 240 (2.37%) Android
7 192 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 155 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 123 (1.21%) Windows 7
10 106 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 96 (0.95%) Solaris
12 50 (0.49%) AIX
13 42 (0.41%) Windows 10
14 28 (0.28%) CentOS
15 26 (0.26%) Ubuntu
16 25 (0.25%) Windows 8
17 18 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
18 8 (0.079%) Windows XP
19 7 (0.069%) HPUX
19 7 (0.069%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3282 (32.40%) Agile Software Development
2 1139 (11.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 1042 (10.29%) Scrum
4 937 (9.25%) Project Management
5 863 (8.52%) TDD
6 811 (8.01%) Analytics
7 787 (7.77%) OO
8 720 (7.11%) SDLC
9 695 (6.86%) Multithreading
10 686 (6.77%) E-Commerce
11 652 (6.44%) DevOps
12 643 (6.35%) Risk Management
13 636 (6.28%) Business Analysis
14 635 (6.27%) MVC
15 587 (5.79%) Change Management
16 582 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
17 551 (5.44%) Software Engineering
18 524 (5.17%) ITIL
19 474 (4.68%) Mentoring
20 436 (4.30%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2585 (25.52%) Java
2 2483 (24.51%) SQL
3 1940 (19.15%) C#
4 1414 (13.96%) JavaScript
5 985 (9.72%) Python
6 620 (6.12%) C++
7 343 (3.39%) PowerShell
8 319 (3.15%) Perl
9 314 (3.10%) C
10 307 (3.03%) T-SQL
11 251 (2.48%) Bash Shell
12 248 (2.45%) Scala
13 197 (1.94%) Ruby
14 184 (1.82%) Shell Script
15 160 (1.58%) VBA
16 158 (1.56%) PL/SQL
17 154 (1.52%) PHP
18 108 (1.07%) R
19 81 (0.80%) Go
19 81 (0.80%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1458 (14.39%) Degree
2 232 (2.29%) CISSP
3 188 (1.86%) ISEB
4 186 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
5 175 (1.73%) CISA
6 171 (1.69%) CISM
7 155 (1.53%) ISTQB
8 154 (1.52%) CCNP
9 124 (1.22%) PMI Certification
10 90 (0.89%) PhD
11 82 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
12 72 (0.71%) CCNA
13 70 (0.69%) CCIE
13 70 (0.69%) PMP
14 69 (0.68%) GIAC
15 59 (0.58%) ACCA
16 55 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
17 52 (0.51%) Security Cleared
18 50 (0.49%) CRISC
19 48 (0.47%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 481 (4.75%) QA
2 226 (2.23%) MiFID
3 134 (1.32%) SLA
4 122 (1.20%) PMO
5 114 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 96 (0.95%) Data Quality
7 67 (0.66%) COBIT
8 57 (0.56%) EMIR
9 48 (0.47%) PCI DSS
10 43 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 40 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
12 31 (0.31%) Basel III
13 27 (0.27%) SEPA
14 26 (0.26%) FATCA
14 26 (0.26%) ISO 9001
15 25 (0.25%) IFRS
16 24 (0.24%) Basel II
17 20 (0.20%) GDPR
18 19 (0.19%) IFRS 9
19 17 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 301 (2.97%) Active Directory
2 149 (1.47%) Docker
3 98 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 56 (0.55%) Hyper-V
5 47 (0.46%) XenApp
6 33 (0.33%) XenDesktop
7 31 (0.31%) NFS
8 27 (0.27%) HDFS
8 27 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
9 26 (0.26%) vSphere
10 24 (0.24%) KVM
11 19 (0.19%) Xen
12 17 (0.17%) SRDF
13 14 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
13 14 (0.14%) XenServer
14 10 (0.099%) Microsoft App-V
15 9 (0.089%) Firmware
15 9 (0.089%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 9 (0.089%) Virtual Servers
15 9 (0.089%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 334 (3.30%) Puppet
2 268 (2.65%) Ansible
3 266 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
4 94 (0.93%) Nagios
5 92 (0.91%) SCCM
6 84 (0.83%) Salt
7 69 (0.68%) logstash
8 68 (0.67%) Kibana
9 58 (0.57%) Nessus
10 56 (0.55%) Control-M
11 54 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
12 53 (0.52%) Cisco UCCX
13 52 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
14 50 (0.49%) Cisco UCCE
15 49 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
16 36 (0.36%) ITRS Geneos
17 28 (0.28%) CFEngine
17 28 (0.28%) SCOM
18 26 (0.26%) PowerBroker
19 21 (0.21%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1065 (10.51%) Oracle
2 1057 (10.43%) Microsoft
3 300 (2.96%) Cisco
4 265 (2.62%) IBM
5 258 (2.55%) Red Hat
6 232 (2.29%) VMware
7 222 (2.19%) Sybase
8 187 (1.85%) SAP
9 153 (1.51%) Citrix
10 148 (1.46%) Splunk
11 117 (1.15%) Bloomberg
11 117 (1.15%) HP
12 110 (1.09%) Google
13 99 (0.98%) Adobe
14 93 (0.92%) Reuters
15 89 (0.88%) TIBCO
16 85 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
17 83 (0.82%) Palo Alto
18 80 (0.79%) Cognizant
19 79 (0.78%) CheckPoint
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £68000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Source Technology
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum £70,000 - £90,000 depending on exper
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £68,000 - £110,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + annum 20-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £22,000 - £30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £46167 - £54561 per annum + Perks
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus and additional benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago