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

Banking
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 46 31
Rank change year-on-year +9 -15  
Permanent jobs citing Banking 5109 5363 7110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.01% 5.38% 6.58%
As % of the General category 14.65% 12.40% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3734 4105 5355
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 34879 43257 48005
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.03% 43.39% 44.41%
Number of salaries quoted 27436 35296 37828
Median salary £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.96% +1.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £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 28 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 28 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 4828 £62,500 +4.16% 867
London +4 3989 £67,500 +3.84% 679
City of London -2 621 £65,000 - 107
North West +7 247 £50,000 - 36
Scotland -8 237 £50,000 -2.91% 41
South East -70 201 £50,000 - 68
Glasgow -1 129 £52,500 +5.00% 10
Cheshire +30 112 £50,000 - 15
Manchester -11 105 £47,500 -5.00% 20
South West -45 91 £47,960 +37.02% 21
East of England -66 91 £52,500 - 24
Edinburgh -21 87 £54,000 +4.85% 30
Knutsford +3 76 £50,000 -4.76% 3
West Midlands -29 73 £42,500 -15.00% 8
East Midlands +38 70 £52,500 +31.25% 12
Yorkshire -51 63 £55,000 +29.41% 14
Berkshire -37 46 £47,500 -5.00% 11
Surrey 0 45 £57,500 +21.05% 35
Birmingham -22 43 £52,000 +4.00% 5
Canary Wharf 0 41 £72,500 -27.50%
Northamptonshire +39 39 £45,000 +6.50% 5
Bristol -33 39 £47,960 +27.89% 10
Northampton +36 34 £45,000 +6.50% 3
West Yorkshire -31 33 £55,000 +37.50% 8
Hertfordshire -30 29 £67,500 +17.39% 2
South Yorkshire -34 27 £47,500 +18.75% 6
Leeds +2 25 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Liverpool -8 25 £45,000 -28.00% 1
Cambridgeshire -15 25 £40,000 -11.11% 13
Merseyside -20 25 £45,000 -28.00% 1

For the 6 months to 28 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 7638 (75.45%) Finance
2 3222 (31.83%) Agile Software Development
3 2762 (27.28%) Investment Banking
4 2592 (25.61%) Java
5 2393 (23.64%) SQL
6 1943 (19.19%) C#
7 1808 (17.86%) SQL Server
8 1794 (17.72%) .NET
9 1595 (15.76%) Retail
10 1403 (13.86%) Degree
11 1333 (13.17%) JavaScript
12 1184 (11.70%) Oracle
13 1149 (11.35%) Linux
14 1114 (11.00%) Stakeholder Management
15 1084 (10.71%) Windows
16 1070 (10.57%) Scrum
17 1038 (10.25%) Microsoft
18 984 (9.72%) HTML
19 981 (9.69%) Project Management
20 980 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
21 958 (9.46%) Telecoms
22 913 (9.02%) Analytics
23 903 (8.92%) Asset Management
24 888 (8.77%) Unix
25 887 (8.76%) Front Office
26 885 (8.74%) Python
27 863 (8.53%) Retail Banking
28 839 (8.29%) TDD
29 838 (8.28%) SDLC
30 826 (8.16%) 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
1 242 (2.39%) WebSphere
2 240 (2.37%) SharePoint
3 236 (2.33%) Tomcat
4 218 (2.15%) Apache
5 198 (1.96%) Apache Spark
6 195 (1.93%) JBoss
7 165 (1.63%) IIS
8 158 (1.56%) SAS
9 137 (1.35%) MS Exchange
10 113 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
11 104 (1.03%) WebLogic
12 98 (0.97%) Confluence
13 88 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 85 (0.84%) CMS
15 78 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
16 73 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
17 70 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
18 56 (0.55%) Jetty
19 53 (0.52%) Apache Solr
20 52 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 469 (4.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 236 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
3 168 (1.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 117 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 92 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
6 64 (0.63%) Photoshop
7 55 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
8 21 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
9 19 (0.19%) SPSS
10 15 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 7 (0.069%) Campfire
12 5 (0.049%) InDesign
13 4 (0.040%) EngageOne
13 4 (0.040%) EViews
13 4 (0.040%) InVision
14 3 (0.030%) OmniGraffle
15 2 (0.020%) InfoPath
16 1 (0.010%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 104 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 71 (0.70%) Actimize
3 29 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 25 (0.25%) ION MarketView
4 25 (0.25%) Markit EDM
5 23 (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
1 372 (3.67%) Amazon AWS
2 253 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 220 (2.17%) SaaS
4 100 (0.99%) GitHub
5 88 (0.87%) Office 365
6 40 (0.40%) PaaS
7 28 (0.28%) IaaS
8 24 (0.24%) OpenShift
9 18 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
10 17 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
11 15 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
11 15 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
12 13 (0.13%) iPaaS
13 12 (0.12%) Slack
14 11 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
14 11 (0.11%) Google Analytics
15 9 (0.089%) Amazon SQS
15 9 (0.089%) BrowserStack
15 9 (0.089%) Heroku
16 8 (0.079%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 220 (2.17%) Firewall
2 194 (1.92%) Internet
3 125 (1.23%) TCP/IP
4 100 (0.99%) DNS
5 94 (0.93%) Network Security
6 85 (0.84%) HTTP
7 84 (0.83%) SAN
8 83 (0.82%) VoIP
9 81 (0.80%) LAN
9 81 (0.80%) WAN
10 76 (0.75%) 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 (0.40%) Cisco Nexus
17 39 (0.39%) EIGRP
18 38 (0.38%) BGP
18 38 (0.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1808 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 438 (4.33%) Big Data
3 412 (4.07%) Relational Database
4 341 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 298 (2.94%) Hadoop
6 296 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 289 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
8 280 (2.77%) NoSQL
9 253 (2.50%) MySQL
10 241 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
11 187 (1.85%) MongoDB
12 185 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
13 169 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 156 (1.54%) RDBMS
15 147 (1.45%) Oracle Database
16 138 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
17 132 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
18 110 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
19 99 (0.98%) DB2
20 98 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 401 (3.96%) JIRA
2 358 (3.54%) Git (software)
3 307 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 306 (3.02%) Maven
5 281 (2.78%) TeamCity
6 255 (2.52%) Selenium
7 252 (2.49%) Subversion
8 214 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 181 (1.79%) JUnit
10 167 (1.65%) NUnit
11 160 (1.58%) Visual Studio
12 129 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 125 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
14 118 (1.17%) Rhino Mocks
15 117 (1.16%) Hudson
15 117 (1.16%) MSBuild
16 102 (1.01%) Ant
17 96 (0.95%) Gradle
18 92 (0.91%) SpecFlow
19 89 (0.88%) Moq
General
1 7638 (75.45%) Finance
2 2762 (27.28%) Investment Banking
3 1595 (15.76%) Retail
4 958 (9.46%) Telecoms
5 887 (8.76%) Front Office
6 863 (8.53%) Retail Banking
7 513 (5.07%) Financial Institution
8 434 (4.29%) Marketing
9 371 (3.66%) Back Office
10 311 (3.07%) Legal
11 220 (2.17%) Corporate Banking
12 166 (1.64%) Private Banking
13 111 (1.10%) Games
14 90 (0.89%) Manufacturing
15 75 (0.74%) Electronics
16 70 (0.69%) Law
17 62 (0.61%) Advertising
18 59 (0.58%) Publishing
19 50 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
20 48 (0.47%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3515 (34.72%) Developer
2 1854 (18.31%) Analyst
3 1163 (11.49%) Java Developer
4 1009 (9.97%) C# Developer
5 781 (7.72%) Business Analyst
6 707 (6.98%) Senior Developer
7 641 (6.33%) .NET Developer
8 625 (6.17%) Architect
9 565 (5.58%) Consultant
10 502 (4.96%) Banking Analyst
11 457 (4.51%) C# .NET Developer
12 454 (4.48%) Project Manager
13 390 (3.85%) SQL Developer
14 356 (3.52%) Senior Java Developer
15 269 (2.66%) Support Analyst
16 268 (2.65%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
17 259 (2.56%) Applications Support
18 244 (2.41%) Financial Analyst
19 235 (2.32%) Solutions Architect
20 217 (2.14%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1794 (17.72%) .NET
2 984 (9.72%) HTML
3 797 (7.87%) AngularJS
4 673 (6.65%) CSS
5 669 (6.61%) XML
6 658 (6.50%) ASP.NET
7 522 (5.16%) Spring
8 491 (4.85%) HTML5
9 478 (4.72%) Web Services
10 431 (4.26%) WPF
11 428 (4.23%) WCF
12 390 (3.85%) SOAP
13 361 (3.57%) REST
14 352 (3.48%) ASP.NET MVC
15 329 (3.25%) React
16 314 (3.10%) jQuery
17 308 (3.04%) .NET Framework
18 280 (2.77%) Hibernate
19 234 (2.31%) CSS3
20 228 (2.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 980 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 701 (6.92%) Fintech
3 685 (6.77%) Computer Science
4 630 (6.22%) Greenfield Project
5 533 (5.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 514 (5.08%) Derivative
6 514 (5.08%) Equities
7 505 (4.99%) Fixed Income
8 329 (3.25%) User Experience
9 328 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
10 316 (3.12%) Management Information System
11 246 (2.43%) Hedge funds
12 241 (2.38%) Data Centre
13 197 (1.95%) Online Banking
14 183 (1.81%) Credit Risk
15 171 (1.69%) Mobile App
16 139 (1.37%) Virtual Team
17 130 (1.28%) Client/Server
18 119 (1.18%) Mobile Banking
19 118 (1.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1149 (11.35%) Linux
2 1084 (10.71%) Windows
3 888 (8.77%) Unix
4 363 (3.59%) Windows Server
5 216 (2.13%) Apple iOS
6 209 (2.06%) Android
7 178 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 144 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 113 (1.12%) Solaris
10 112 (1.11%) Windows 7
11 94 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
12 55 (0.54%) AIX
13 41 (0.41%) Windows 10
14 21 (0.21%) Ubuntu
15 18 (0.18%) Windows 8
16 16 (0.16%) CentOS
17 14 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
18 7 (0.069%) Mac OS
19 6 (0.059%) Mac OS X
20 5 (0.049%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3222 (31.83%) Agile Software Development
2 1114 (11.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1070 (10.57%) Scrum
4 981 (9.69%) Project Management
5 913 (9.02%) Analytics
6 903 (8.92%) Asset Management
7 839 (8.29%) TDD
8 838 (8.28%) SDLC
9 826 (8.16%) OO
10 822 (8.12%) Wealth Management
11 696 (6.88%) Multithreading
12 689 (6.81%) Risk Management
12 689 (6.81%) Test Automation
13 686 (6.78%) Business Analysis
14 648 (6.40%) DevOps
15 646 (6.38%) MVC
16 605 (5.98%) Change Management
17 577 (5.70%) Continuous Integration
18 549 (5.42%) ITIL
19 512 (5.06%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2592 (25.61%) Java
2 2393 (23.64%) SQL
3 1943 (19.19%) C#
4 1333 (13.17%) JavaScript
5 885 (8.74%) Python
6 571 (5.64%) C++
7 343 (3.39%) T-SQL
8 310 (3.06%) C
9 306 (3.02%) PowerShell
10 288 (2.85%) Perl
11 210 (2.07%) Bash Shell
12 208 (2.05%) Scala
13 206 (2.03%) Shell Script
14 180 (1.78%) PL/SQL
15 175 (1.73%) VBA
16 161 (1.59%) Ruby
17 142 (1.40%) R
18 140 (1.38%) PHP
19 79 (0.78%) TypeScript
20 63 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 1403 (13.86%) Degree
2 264 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 209 (2.06%) CISSP
4 176 (1.74%) ISEB
5 169 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
6 159 (1.57%) CISA
7 158 (1.56%) CISM
8 150 (1.48%) ISTQB
9 135 (1.33%) CCNP
10 106 (1.05%) PMI Certification
11 96 (0.95%) Master's Degree
12 82 (0.81%) PhD
13 76 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
14 73 (0.72%) CCIE
15 70 (0.69%) Numerate Degree
16 68 (0.67%) GIAC
17 66 (0.65%) CCNA
18 55 (0.54%) PMP
19 54 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
20 53 (0.52%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 542 (5.35%) QA
2 240 (2.37%) MiFID
3 132 (1.30%) SLA
4 129 (1.27%) PMO
5 100 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 99 (0.98%) Data Quality
7 57 (0.56%) EMIR
8 56 (0.55%) COBIT
9 55 (0.54%) PCI DSS
10 46 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
11 44 (0.43%) SEPA
12 27 (0.27%) GDPR
12 27 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 26 (0.26%) Basel III
14 23 (0.23%) FATCA
14 23 (0.23%) IFRS
15 19 (0.19%) ISO 9001
16 17 (0.17%) IFRS 9
17 15 (0.15%) ISO 20022
18 11 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 272 (2.69%) Active Directory
2 137 (1.35%) Docker
3 98 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 50 (0.49%) XenApp
5 41 (0.41%) Hyper-V
6 37 (0.37%) XenDesktop
7 20 (0.20%) HDFS
7 20 (0.20%) NFS
7 20 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
7 20 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (0.19%) XenServer
9 17 (0.17%) vSphere
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 (0.089%) Virtual Desktop
15 7 (0.069%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 258 (2.55%) Puppet
2 228 (2.25%) Ansible
3 214 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
4 91 (0.90%) SCCM
5 79 (0.78%) Nagios
6 59 (0.58%) Control-M
7 58 (0.57%) Nessus
7 58 (0.57%) Salt
8 57 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
8 57 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
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 (0.41%) logstash
14 28 (0.28%) PowerBroker
15 27 (0.27%) SCOM
16 25 (0.25%) ITRS Geneos
17 23 (0.23%) CFEngine
18 19 (0.19%) Netcool
Vendors
1 1184 (11.70%) Oracle
2 1038 (10.25%) Microsoft
3 277 (2.74%) Cisco
4 263 (2.60%) IBM
5 246 (2.43%) Sybase
6 233 (2.30%) VMware
7 226 (2.23%) Red Hat
8 191 (1.89%) SAP
9 171 (1.69%) Splunk
10 163 (1.61%) Citrix
11 114 (1.13%) Bloomberg
12 107 (1.06%) Murex
13 102 (1.01%) HP
14 100 (0.99%) Google
15 99 (0.98%) Adobe
16 94 (0.93%) Palo Alto
17 93 (0.92%) Reuters
18 91 (0.90%) Cognizant
19 89 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
19 89 (0.88%) TIBCO
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, medical, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Webrecruit
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Pension, medical, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum bonus, pension, healthcare, life cov
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: £25000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
SoCode Limited
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Source Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £53,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum **Amazing Opportunity - Apply now!**
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Gravitas Recruitment Group
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £64000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cititec
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago