Period
to 24 July 2017

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 6 months to 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
UK
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 45 28
Rank change year-on-year +20 -17 +10
Permanent jobs citing Banking 13357 11037 14887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.52% 5.46% 6.68%
As % of the General category 17.78% 12.61% 15.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8003 8493 11103
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -4.17%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £92,500 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

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 75137 87522 98944
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.33% 43.26% 44.40%
Number of salaries quoted 56944 71400 77870
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.16% +1.18% -

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Banking in the UK

Banking
Top 16 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 6 months to 24 July 2017. 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
England +22 12769 £62,500 +4.17% 936
London +12 10749 £65,000 - 760
UK excluding London -40 2548 £50,000 +5.26% 211
North of England -16 714 £48,500 +7.78% 62
North West +4 561 £50,000 +7.53% 29
Scotland -8 501 £52,500 - 34
South East -71 485 £50,000 +5.26% 47
Midlands +33 345 £50,000 - 20
South West -25 281 £50,000 +26.84% 15
East of England -57 191 £55,000 +4.76% 30
East Midlands +75 177 £52,500 +31.25% 7
West Midlands -27 167 £42,500 -15.00% 13
Yorkshire -62 143 £48,000 +11.63% 28
Wales +6 34 £75,000 +87.50% 1
Northern Ireland +19 28 £45,000 +20.00% 2
North East -10 10 £46,250 +92.71% 5

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 10594 (79.31%) Finance
2 5761 (43.13%) Investment Banking
3 4645 (34.78%) Retail
4 4197 (31.42%) Agile Software Development
5 3928 (29.41%) Asset Management
6 3886 (29.09%) Retail Banking
7 3827 (28.65%) Wealth Management
8 3660 (27.40%) Java
9 2783 (20.84%) SQL
10 2318 (17.35%) Analytical Skills
11 2007 (15.03%) C#
12 1899 (14.22%) Degree
13 1861 (13.93%) SQL Server
14 1829 (13.69%) .NET
15 1767 (13.23%) Oracle
16 1739 (13.02%) SDLC
17 1663 (12.45%) Project Management
18 1518 (11.36%) Front Office
19 1500 (11.23%) Linux
20 1379 (10.32%) JavaScript
21 1343 (10.05%) Unix
22 1337 (10.01%) Microsoft
23 1332 (9.97%) Windows
24 1322 (9.90%) Scrum
25 1282 (9.60%) Analytics
26 1240 (9.28%) Stakeholder Management
27 1157 (8.66%) Business Analysis
28 1105 (8.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
29 1078 (8.07%) Derivative
30 1046 (7.83%) Multithreading

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
1 418 (3.13%) Tomcat
2 319 (2.39%) SharePoint
3 308 (2.31%) Apache
4 284 (2.13%) WebSphere
5 263 (1.97%) JBoss
6 250 (1.87%) MS Exchange
7 240 (1.80%) SAS
8 176 (1.32%) Apache Spark
9 160 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
10 153 (1.15%) IIS
11 137 (1.03%) Confluence
12 134 (1.00%) Skype for Business
13 127 (0.95%) WebLogic
14 114 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
15 99 (0.74%) CMS
15 99 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 95 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
17 76 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
18 61 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
19 53 (0.40%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 606 (4.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 369 (2.76%) Microsoft Office
3 231 (1.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 137 (1.03%) MS Visio
5 96 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
6 72 (0.54%) Photoshop
7 68 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
8 33 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
9 19 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 13 (0.097%) SPSS
11 7 (0.052%) Campfire
11 7 (0.052%) InVision
12 5 (0.037%) EngageOne
12 5 (0.037%) InDesign
13 3 (0.022%) Adobe After Effects
13 3 (0.022%) OmniGraffle
14 2 (0.015%) InfoPath
14 2 (0.015%) LaTeX
14 2 (0.015%) UserZoom
14 2 (0.015%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 126 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 96 (0.72%) Actimize
3 69 (0.52%) Temenos T24
4 53 (0.40%) ION MarketView
5 50 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
6 37 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
7 36 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 31 (0.23%) Markit EDM
9 28 (0.21%) RMDS
10 19 (0.14%) WebTrends
11 18 (0.13%) Misys Equation
12 15 (0.11%) Workday HCM
13 12 (0.090%) Oracle BPM
13 12 (0.090%) Summit
14 11 (0.082%) Endur
14 11 (0.082%) Hyperion Planning
14 11 (0.082%) SAP FI
15 10 (0.075%) SAP BPC
15 10 (0.075%) Temenos Globus
16 9 (0.067%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 427 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
2 277 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 198 (1.48%) SaaS
4 185 (1.39%) GitHub
5 102 (0.76%) IaaS
6 100 (0.75%) Office 365
7 57 (0.43%) PaaS
8 41 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
9 29 (0.22%) OpenShift
10 23 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
11 14 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
11 14 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
11 14 (0.10%) iPaaS
12 13 (0.097%) IBM Cloud
13 12 (0.090%) Amazon SQS
13 12 (0.090%) Slack
14 10 (0.075%) BrowserStack
14 10 (0.075%) IBM Blueworks
15 9 (0.067%) CloudFront
15 9 (0.067%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 349 (2.61%) Firewall
2 210 (1.57%) Internet
3 177 (1.33%) TCP/IP
4 146 (1.09%) DNS
5 121 (0.91%) Skype
6 115 (0.86%) HTTP
7 105 (0.79%) Wireless
8 98 (0.73%) Network Security
9 95 (0.71%) VoIP
10 92 (0.69%) WAN
11 90 (0.67%) Intranet
12 86 (0.64%) LAN
13 76 (0.57%) VPN
14 68 (0.51%) SAN
15 61 (0.46%) OSPF
16 60 (0.45%) BGP
17 59 (0.44%) Cisco Nexus
17 59 (0.44%) SSL
18 53 (0.40%) EIGRP
19 49 (0.37%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1861 (13.93%) SQL Server
2 523 (3.92%) Relational Database
3 460 (3.44%) Big Data
4 418 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 354 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 341 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 331 (2.48%) Hadoop
8 327 (2.45%) NoSQL
9 289 (2.16%) MySQL
10 239 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
11 236 (1.77%) Oracle Database
12 213 (1.59%) RDBMS
12 213 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
13 198 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
14 193 (1.44%) MongoDB
15 160 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
16 146 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 145 (1.09%) Blockchain
17 145 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
18 134 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 609 (4.56%) JIRA
2 528 (3.95%) TeamCity
3 478 (3.58%) Maven
4 436 (3.26%) Git (software)
5 359 (2.69%) Subversion
6 350 (2.62%) Jenkins
7 305 (2.28%) JUnit
8 245 (1.83%) Selenium
9 227 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
10 171 (1.28%) Visual Studio
11 156 (1.17%) NUnit
12 148 (1.11%) Hudson
13 125 (0.94%) Ant
14 123 (0.92%) Sonatype Nexus
15 120 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
16 115 (0.86%) Rhino Mocks
17 109 (0.82%) Cucumber
17 109 (0.82%) MSBuild
18 104 (0.78%) Gradle
19 102 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 10594 (79.31%) Finance
2 5761 (43.13%) Investment Banking
3 4645 (34.78%) Retail
4 3886 (29.09%) Retail Banking
5 1518 (11.36%) Front Office
6 692 (5.18%) Telecoms
7 628 (4.70%) Financial Institution
8 502 (3.76%) Marketing
9 436 (3.26%) Legal
10 434 (3.25%) Back Office
11 222 (1.66%) Corporate Banking
12 204 (1.53%) Private Banking
13 122 (0.91%) Manufacturing
14 112 (0.84%) Games
15 110 (0.82%) Electronics
16 99 (0.74%) Law
17 86 (0.64%) German Language
18 75 (0.56%) Publishing
19 71 (0.53%) Advertising
20 57 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4000 (29.95%) Developer
2 2513 (18.81%) Analyst
3 1521 (11.39%) Java Developer
4 1270 (9.51%) Business Analyst
5 916 (6.86%) C# Developer
6 839 (6.28%) Senior Developer
7 773 (5.79%) Architect
8 664 (4.97%) Consultant
9 605 (4.53%) .NET Developer
10 546 (4.09%) Banking Analyst
11 510 (3.82%) Project Manager
12 491 (3.68%) Software Engineer
13 440 (3.29%) Senior Java Developer
14 439 (3.29%) C# .NET Developer
15 380 (2.84%) SQL Developer
16 367 (2.75%) Financial Analyst
17 362 (2.71%) Support Analyst
18 319 (2.39%) IT Analyst
19 313 (2.34%) Senior Analyst
20 283 (2.12%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1829 (13.69%) .NET
2 910 (6.81%) HTML
3 742 (5.56%) XML
4 706 (5.29%) AngularJS
5 685 (5.13%) Spring
6 647 (4.84%) Web Services
7 601 (4.50%) ASP.NET
8 586 (4.39%) CSS
9 530 (3.97%) REST
10 469 (3.51%) HTML5
11 438 (3.28%) SOAP
12 387 (2.90%) WCF
13 372 (2.79%) WPF
14 366 (2.74%) Hibernate
15 356 (2.67%) RESTful
16 332 (2.49%) FIX Protocol
17 329 (2.46%) .NET Framework
18 327 (2.45%) React
19 325 (2.43%) ASP.NET MVC
20 300 (2.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2318 (17.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1105 (8.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1078 (8.07%) Derivative
4 874 (6.54%) Computer Science
5 858 (6.42%) Equities
6 798 (5.97%) Fixed Income
7 775 (5.80%) Fintech
8 628 (4.70%) Greenfield Project
9 606 (4.54%) User Experience
10 574 (4.30%) Management Information System
11 505 (3.78%) Enterprise Software
12 367 (2.75%) Credit Risk
13 334 (2.50%) Equity Derivative
14 254 (1.90%) Reference Data
15 252 (1.89%) Data Centre
16 245 (1.83%) Hedge funds
17 228 (1.71%) Online Banking
18 206 (1.54%) Algorithms
19 190 (1.42%) Mobile App
20 188 (1.41%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1500 (11.23%) Linux
2 1343 (10.05%) Unix
3 1332 (9.97%) Windows
4 433 (3.24%) Windows Server
5 312 (2.34%) Android
5 312 (2.34%) Apple iOS
6 255 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 186 (1.39%) Solaris
8 162 (1.21%) Windows 7
9 134 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 79 (0.59%) Mac OS X
11 64 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
12 57 (0.43%) AIX
13 48 (0.36%) Windows 10
14 32 (0.24%) Ubuntu
15 28 (0.21%) CentOS
16 13 (0.097%) Windows Server 2003
17 11 (0.082%) Mac OS
17 11 (0.082%) Windows 8
18 9 (0.067%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 4197 (31.42%) Agile Software Development
2 3928 (29.41%) Asset Management
3 3827 (28.65%) Wealth Management
4 1739 (13.02%) SDLC
5 1663 (12.45%) Project Management
6 1322 (9.90%) Scrum
7 1282 (9.60%) Analytics
8 1240 (9.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 1157 (8.66%) Business Analysis
10 1046 (7.83%) Multithreading
11 1037 (7.76%) OO
12 1006 (7.53%) TDD
13 991 (7.42%) Risk Management
14 912 (6.83%) Test Automation
15 890 (6.66%) Software Engineering
16 868 (6.50%) Continuous Integration
17 858 (6.42%) Change Management
18 797 (5.97%) DevOps
19 777 (5.82%) ITIL
20 726 (5.44%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3660 (27.40%) Java
2 2783 (20.84%) SQL
3 2007 (15.03%) C#
4 1379 (10.32%) JavaScript
5 1011 (7.57%) Python
6 684 (5.12%) C++
7 413 (3.09%) PowerShell
8 406 (3.04%) Shell Script
9 380 (2.84%) Perl
10 334 (2.50%) T-SQL
11 327 (2.45%) C
12 312 (2.34%) PL/SQL
13 310 (2.32%) R
14 255 (1.91%) Bash Shell
15 216 (1.62%) Scala
16 180 (1.35%) VBA
17 155 (1.16%) PHP
18 148 (1.11%) Ruby
19 91 (0.68%) VB
20 75 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1899 (14.22%) Degree
2 404 (3.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 245 (1.83%) CISSP
4 190 (1.42%) CISM
5 182 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
6 173 (1.30%) Master's Degree
7 154 (1.15%) ISEB
8 150 (1.12%) CCNP
9 149 (1.12%) CISA
10 138 (1.03%) ISTQB
11 131 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
12 105 (0.79%) PMI Certification
13 100 (0.75%) MCSE
14 93 (0.70%) PhD
15 86 (0.64%) CCIE
16 79 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
16 79 (0.59%) Numerate Degree
17 74 (0.55%) CCNA
18 69 (0.52%) CCA
18 69 (0.52%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 870 (6.51%) QA
2 271 (2.03%) MiFID
3 211 (1.58%) PMO
4 170 (1.27%) SLA
5 117 (0.88%) Data Quality
6 110 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 89 (0.67%) EMIR
8 88 (0.66%) Basel III
8 88 (0.66%) Dodd-Frank
9 69 (0.52%) PCI DSS
10 63 (0.47%) SEPA
11 50 (0.37%) COBIT
12 44 (0.33%) GDPR
12 44 (0.33%) ISO 20022
13 43 (0.32%) ISO 9001
14 37 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 22 (0.16%) IFRS
15 22 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 18 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
17 16 (0.12%) FATCA
System Software
1 399 (2.99%) Active Directory
2 144 (1.08%) Docker
3 108 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 108 (0.81%) XenApp
4 87 (0.65%) XenDesktop
5 34 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
6 26 (0.19%) Firmware
6 26 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
7 23 (0.17%) Hyper-V
8 22 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
9 20 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
9 20 (0.15%) vSphere
10 19 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 17 (0.13%) Postfix
12 15 (0.11%) HDFS
12 15 (0.11%) XenServer
13 12 (0.090%) NFS
14 10 (0.075%) Microsoft App-V
15 9 (0.067%) Apache Flume
16 7 (0.052%) KVM
Systems Management
1 242 (1.81%) Puppet
2 220 (1.65%) Ansible
3 213 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
4 176 (1.32%) SCCM
5 72 (0.54%) Nagios
6 70 (0.52%) AirWatch
7 67 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
8 63 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
9 59 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
9 59 (0.44%) Nessus
10 55 (0.41%) Control-M
11 52 (0.39%) Cisco UCCX
12 50 (0.37%) Cisco UCCE
12 50 (0.37%) PowerBroker
13 47 (0.35%) Salt
14 37 (0.28%) Kibana
15 34 (0.25%) logstash
16 33 (0.25%) Kubernetes
17 32 (0.24%) Opsview
18 24 (0.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1767 (13.23%) Oracle
2 1337 (10.01%) Microsoft
3 342 (2.56%) Sybase
4 338 (2.53%) Murex
5 323 (2.42%) VMware
6 282 (2.11%) IBM
7 281 (2.10%) Cisco
8 266 (1.99%) Red Hat
9 244 (1.83%) Citrix
10 235 (1.76%) SAP
11 211 (1.58%) Splunk
12 190 (1.42%) Cognizant
13 187 (1.40%) Tableau
14 150 (1.12%) ION Trading
15 141 (1.06%) McAfee
16 135 (1.01%) ServiceNow
17 132 (0.99%) TIBCO
18 124 (0.93%) Bloomberg
19 123 (0.92%) Palo Alto
20 117 (0.88%) Adobe
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum 10% disc. bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
East London
Source Technology
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - 65,000k base, bonus + generous package
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £70000.00 - £900000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Shares
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Source Technology
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified £ Market Rate + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 20-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Hays Talent Solutions
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + annum 20-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + + 10% Pension + 30% Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: £competitive + company benefits + training
Posted: 16 hours ago