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

Banking
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 47 28
Rank change year-on-year +19 -19  
Permanent jobs citing Banking 6369 5268 7263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.14% 5.35% 6.64%
As % of the General category 16.82% 12.49% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3869 4072 5426
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 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £87,500 £86,000
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 37855 42188 48785
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.46% 42.84% 44.59%
Number of salaries quoted 28883 34557 38629
Median salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £31,000
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 27 June 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 June 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 +23 6047 £62,500 +4.16% 1009
London +11 5047 £67,500 +3.84% 820
City of London -1 579 £65,000 - 118
North West +21 330 £50,000 +2.56% 45
Scotland -3 284 £50,000 -2.91% 67
South East -79 223 £50,000 +11.11% 51
Cheshire +34 155 £50,000 -2.43% 28
Glasgow -2 133 £52,500 +10.52% 29
Manchester +3 130 £48,000 -10.69% 14
Edinburgh -16 124 £48,750 -9.72% 34
Knutsford +1 118 £50,000 -4.76% 14
South West -29 108 £47,960 +19.90% 27
West Midlands -20 95 £42,500 -15.00% 7
East of England -59 94 £52,500 - 25
East Midlands +31 71 £51,250 +28.12% 9
Yorkshire -47 68 £48,500 +7.77% 20
Bristol -13 66 £47,960 +6.57% 16
Surrey 0 60 £57,500 +21.05% 27
Birmingham -2 53 £57,500 +4.54% 4
Berkshire -58 47 £47,500 -5.00% 8
Liverpool +10 37 £47,500 -24.00% 3
Buckinghamshire -2 37 £58,750 +38.23% 7
Merseyside -4 37 £47,500 -24.00% 3
West Yorkshire -21 34 £55,000 +10.00% 10
Milton Keynes +5 33 £55,000 +25.71% 6
Canary Wharf -2 33 £70,000 -30.00%
Northamptonshire +34 30 £50,000 - 1
South Yorkshire -19 30 £47,500 +11.76% 9
Hertfordshire -38 30 £67,500 +22.72% 1
Nottinghamshire +3 29 £65,000 +100.00% 7

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 8555 (76.81%) Finance
2 3687 (33.10%) Investment Banking
3 3596 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2882 (25.88%) Java
5 2558 (22.97%) Retail
6 2504 (22.48%) SQL
7 1942 (17.44%) C#
8 1880 (16.88%) Asset Management
9 1851 (16.62%) Retail Banking
10 1819 (16.33%) SQL Server
11 1790 (16.07%) Wealth Management
12 1746 (15.68%) .NET
13 1548 (13.90%) Degree
14 1385 (12.43%) Oracle
15 1371 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
16 1322 (11.87%) JavaScript
17 1254 (11.26%) Linux
18 1180 (10.59%) Windows
19 1164 (10.45%) Scrum
20 1140 (10.24%) Microsoft
21 1138 (10.22%) Project Management
22 1127 (10.12%) Stakeholder Management
23 1053 (9.45%) SDLC
24 1045 (9.38%) Front Office
25 1041 (9.35%) Analytics
26 1040 (9.34%) Unix
27 938 (8.42%) Python
28 921 (8.27%) HTML
29 890 (7.99%) TDD
30 836 (7.51%) 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
1 281 (2.52%) SharePoint
2 278 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 262 (2.35%) WebSphere
4 239 (2.15%) Apache
5 217 (1.95%) JBoss
6 198 (1.78%) MS Exchange
7 192 (1.72%) Apache Spark
8 190 (1.71%) SAS
9 152 (1.36%) IIS
10 124 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
11 122 (1.10%) Confluence
12 113 (1.01%) WebLogic
13 101 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
14 98 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 89 (0.80%) CMS
16 83 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
17 72 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
18 69 (0.62%) Skype for Business
19 58 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
20 53 (0.48%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 502 (4.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 303 (2.72%) Microsoft Office
3 189 (1.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 127 (1.14%) MS Visio
5 91 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
6 67 (0.60%) Photoshop
7 61 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
8 30 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
9 19 (0.17%) SPSS
10 16 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 7 (0.063%) Campfire
12 5 (0.045%) EngageOne
12 5 (0.045%) InDesign
13 4 (0.036%) EViews
14 3 (0.027%) InVision
14 3 (0.027%) OmniGraffle
15 2 (0.018%) InfoPath
15 2 (0.018%) LaTeX
16 1 (0.009%) Acrobat
16 1 (0.009%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 108 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 89 (0.80%) Actimize
3 40 (0.36%) Temenos T24
4 38 (0.34%) ION MarketView
5 35 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 33 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
7 31 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
7 31 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 31 (0.28%) RMDS
8 29 (0.26%) Markit EDM
9 19 (0.17%) Workday HCM
10 18 (0.16%) WebTrends
11 15 (0.13%) Misys Equation
11 15 (0.13%) SAP FI
12 14 (0.13%) SAP BPC
13 12 (0.11%) SAP CO
13 12 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
13 12 (0.11%) Summit
14 11 (0.099%) Magento
14 11 (0.099%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 369 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
2 262 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 202 (1.81%) SaaS
4 137 (1.23%) GitHub
5 98 (0.88%) Office 365
6 55 (0.49%) IaaS
7 48 (0.43%) PaaS
8 30 (0.27%) OpenShift
9 29 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
10 19 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
11 18 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
12 16 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
13 13 (0.12%) IBM Blueworks
14 12 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
14 12 (0.11%) iPaaS
14 12 (0.11%) Slack
15 11 (0.099%) BrowserStack
16 10 (0.090%) IBM Cloud
17 8 (0.072%) Google Analytics
18 7 (0.063%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 283 (2.54%) Firewall
2 209 (1.88%) Internet
3 141 (1.27%) TCP/IP
4 136 (1.22%) DNS
5 97 (0.87%) HTTP
6 96 (0.86%) Network Security
7 89 (0.80%) VoIP
8 85 (0.76%) Wireless
9 81 (0.73%) Intranet
9 81 (0.73%) LAN
10 78 (0.70%) WAN
11 70 (0.63%) SAN
12 65 (0.58%) VPN
13 63 (0.57%) Skype
14 49 (0.44%) DHCP
15 46 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
16 43 (0.39%) BGP
16 43 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
17 42 (0.38%) Cisco Nexus
17 42 (0.38%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1819 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 421 (3.78%) Relational Database
3 399 (3.58%) Big Data
4 341 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
5 332 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 310 (2.78%) NoSQL
6 310 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 287 (2.58%) Hadoop
8 264 (2.37%) MySQL
9 230 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
10 203 (1.82%) MongoDB
11 178 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
12 168 (1.51%) Oracle Database
13 158 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
13 158 (1.42%) RDBMS
14 156 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 149 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
16 141 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
17 109 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
18 95 (0.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 440 (3.95%) JIRA
2 402 (3.61%) Git (software)
3 388 (3.48%) TeamCity
4 348 (3.12%) Maven
5 310 (2.78%) Jenkins
6 282 (2.53%) Subversion
7 260 (2.33%) Selenium
8 236 (2.12%) JUnit
9 224 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
10 161 (1.45%) NUnit
11 148 (1.33%) Visual Studio
12 130 (1.17%) Hudson
13 118 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
13 118 (1.06%) Rhino Mocks
14 114 (1.02%) Ant
14 114 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 111 (1.00%) MSBuild
16 95 (0.85%) HP UFT
17 91 (0.82%) WebDriver
18 89 (0.80%) MSTest
General
1 8555 (76.81%) Finance
2 3687 (33.10%) Investment Banking
3 2558 (22.97%) Retail
4 1851 (16.62%) Retail Banking
5 1045 (9.38%) Front Office
6 789 (7.08%) Telecoms
7 532 (4.78%) Financial Institution
8 457 (4.10%) Marketing
9 408 (3.66%) Back Office
10 327 (2.94%) Legal
11 221 (1.98%) Corporate Banking
12 195 (1.75%) Private Banking
13 117 (1.05%) Games
14 96 (0.86%) Manufacturing
15 94 (0.84%) Electronics
16 86 (0.77%) Law
17 65 (0.58%) Advertising
18 58 (0.52%) Publishing
19 54 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
20 51 (0.46%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3628 (32.57%) Developer
2 2103 (18.88%) Analyst
3 1264 (11.35%) Java Developer
4 956 (8.58%) C# Developer
5 926 (8.31%) Business Analyst
6 701 (6.29%) Senior Developer
7 638 (5.73%) Architect
8 618 (5.55%) .NET Developer
9 604 (5.42%) Consultant
10 537 (4.82%) Banking Analyst
11 466 (4.18%) Project Manager
12 436 (3.91%) C# .NET Developer
13 367 (3.30%) SQL Developer
14 362 (3.25%) Senior Java Developer
15 309 (2.77%) Financial Analyst
16 307 (2.76%) Support Analyst
17 297 (2.67%) Software Engineer
18 264 (2.37%) Applications Support
19 245 (2.20%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
19 245 (2.20%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1746 (15.68%) .NET
2 921 (8.27%) HTML
3 702 (6.30%) AngularJS
4 695 (6.24%) XML
5 622 (5.58%) ASP.NET
6 603 (5.41%) CSS
7 560 (5.03%) Spring
8 554 (4.97%) Web Services
9 467 (4.19%) HTML5
10 423 (3.80%) SOAP
11 415 (3.73%) REST
12 412 (3.70%) WCF
13 408 (3.66%) WPF
14 335 (3.01%) ASP.NET MVC
15 329 (2.95%) Hibernate
16 325 (2.92%) React
17 314 (2.82%) .NET Framework
18 280 (2.51%) jQuery
19 274 (2.46%) RESTful
20 260 (2.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1371 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 777 (6.98%) Fintech
3 725 (6.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 717 (6.44%) Computer Science
5 687 (6.17%) Derivative
6 630 (5.66%) Fixed Income
7 614 (5.51%) Equities
8 579 (5.20%) Greenfield Project
9 448 (4.02%) User Experience
10 400 (3.59%) Management Information System
11 379 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
12 244 (2.19%) Hedge funds
13 235 (2.11%) Data Centre
14 225 (2.02%) Credit Risk
15 205 (1.84%) Online Banking
16 185 (1.66%) Mobile App
17 175 (1.57%) Equity Derivative
18 169 (1.52%) Virtual Team
19 141 (1.27%) Algorithms
20 133 (1.19%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1254 (11.26%) Linux
2 1180 (10.59%) Windows
3 1040 (9.34%) Unix
4 400 (3.59%) Windows Server
5 256 (2.30%) Apple iOS
6 253 (2.27%) Android
7 203 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 141 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 134 (1.20%) Solaris
10 130 (1.17%) Windows 7
11 80 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
12 57 (0.51%) AIX
13 44 (0.40%) Windows 10
14 36 (0.32%) Mac OS X
15 26 (0.23%) Ubuntu
16 20 (0.18%) CentOS
17 15 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
18 14 (0.13%) Windows 8
19 10 (0.090%) Mac OS
20 7 (0.063%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 3596 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1880 (16.88%) Asset Management
3 1790 (16.07%) Wealth Management
4 1164 (10.45%) Scrum
5 1138 (10.22%) Project Management
6 1127 (10.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 1053 (9.45%) SDLC
8 1041 (9.35%) Analytics
9 890 (7.99%) TDD
10 836 (7.51%) OO
11 823 (7.39%) Business Analysis
12 808 (7.25%) Risk Management
13 793 (7.12%) Multithreading
14 766 (6.88%) Test Automation
15 707 (6.35%) Change Management
16 699 (6.28%) DevOps
17 684 (6.14%) Continuous Integration
18 669 (6.01%) MVC
19 637 (5.72%) ITIL
20 629 (5.65%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2882 (25.88%) Java
2 2504 (22.48%) SQL
3 1942 (17.44%) C#
4 1322 (11.87%) JavaScript
5 938 (8.42%) Python
6 625 (5.61%) C++
7 357 (3.21%) PowerShell
8 330 (2.96%) C
8 330 (2.96%) T-SQL
9 307 (2.76%) Perl
10 281 (2.52%) Shell Script
11 230 (2.07%) Bash Shell
11 230 (2.07%) PL/SQL
12 219 (1.97%) R
13 195 (1.75%) Scala
14 188 (1.69%) VBA
15 157 (1.41%) Ruby
16 144 (1.29%) PHP
17 71 (0.64%) TypeScript
18 61 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 1548 (13.90%) Degree
2 283 (2.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 210 (1.89%) CISSP
4 171 (1.54%) ISEB
5 167 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
6 156 (1.40%) CISM
7 153 (1.37%) CISA
8 147 (1.32%) ISTQB
9 139 (1.25%) CCNP
10 117 (1.05%) Master's Degree
11 101 (0.91%) PMI Certification
12 86 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
12 86 (0.77%) PhD
13 81 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
14 71 (0.64%) CCIE
15 70 (0.63%) CCNA
16 67 (0.60%) GIAC
17 65 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
18 57 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 56 (0.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 665 (5.97%) QA
2 248 (2.23%) MiFID
3 148 (1.33%) SLA
4 145 (1.30%) PMO
5 118 (1.06%) Data Quality
6 101 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 67 (0.60%) Dodd-Frank
8 65 (0.58%) EMIR
9 64 (0.57%) PCI DSS
10 55 (0.49%) SEPA
11 49 (0.44%) COBIT
12 40 (0.36%) GDPR
13 36 (0.32%) Basel III
14 33 (0.30%) ISO 20022
15 29 (0.26%) ISO 9001
16 25 (0.22%) IFRS
17 21 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
18 19 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 18 (0.16%) FATCA
20 17 (0.15%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 325 (2.92%) Active Directory
2 143 (1.28%) Docker
3 110 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 71 (0.64%) XenApp
5 53 (0.48%) XenDesktop
6 30 (0.27%) Hyper-V
7 25 (0.22%) Firmware
8 24 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
9 22 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
10 21 (0.19%) vSphere
11 19 (0.17%) HDFS
11 19 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 17 (0.15%) Postfix
12 17 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
13 16 (0.14%) NFS
13 16 (0.14%) XenServer
14 13 (0.12%) KVM
15 12 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
16 9 (0.081%) Apache Flume
16 9 (0.081%) Xen
Systems Management
1 248 (2.23%) Puppet
2 225 (2.02%) Ansible
3 219 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
4 126 (1.13%) SCCM
5 75 (0.67%) Nagios
6 61 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
7 59 (0.53%) Control-M
8 58 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
9 57 (0.51%) Nessus
10 52 (0.47%) Salt
11 50 (0.45%) Cisco UCCX
12 49 (0.44%) Cisco UCCE
13 40 (0.36%) Kibana
14 38 (0.34%) logstash
15 36 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
16 30 (0.27%) PowerBroker
17 28 (0.25%) AirWatch
18 27 (0.24%) SCOM
19 24 (0.22%) Opsview
20 21 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1385 (12.43%) Oracle
2 1140 (10.24%) Microsoft
3 277 (2.49%) Cisco
4 274 (2.46%) VMware
5 271 (2.43%) IBM
5 271 (2.43%) Sybase
6 223 (2.00%) Red Hat
7 208 (1.87%) SAP
8 205 (1.84%) Murex
9 190 (1.71%) Citrix
10 182 (1.63%) Splunk
11 122 (1.10%) Cognizant
12 120 (1.08%) Tableau
13 113 (1.01%) Google
14 109 (0.98%) HP
14 109 (0.98%) TIBCO
15 107 (0.96%) CheckPoint
16 103 (0.92%) Bloomberg
16 103 (0.92%) Palo Alto
17 101 (0.91%) McAfee
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Myles Roberts
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 65,000k base, bonus + generous package
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000k - £60,000k plus excellent benefits and rapid career progressi
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Kent
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000.0000 - £22500.0000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum plus bonus & bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Energon People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 10% pension + 25% bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000k - £60,000k plus excellent benefits and rapid career progressi
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 7.3% Pension / Heathcare / Share S
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000.0000 - £22500.0000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 25% bonus + 10% pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £27000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per day + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago