Period
to 20 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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
UK
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 43 29
Rank change year-on-year +17 -14 +9
Permanent jobs citing Banking 12949 11075 14701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.31% 5.46% 6.63%
As % of the General category 17.33% 12.60% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 8003 8510 10982
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 74716 87863 98376
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.20% 43.29% 44.39%
Number of salaries quoted 56986 71620 77375
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 20 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 20 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 +21 12360 £62,500 +4.17% 1003
London +12 10337 £65,000 - 811
UK excluding London -35 2545 £50,000 +5.26% 239
North of England -10 709 £50,000 +11.11% 63
North West +8 555 £50,000 +7.53% 36
South East -72 499 £50,000 +5.26% 58
Scotland -6 497 £52,500 - 45
Midlands +21 337 £50,000 - 20
South West -24 281 £50,000 +28.28% 21
East of England -49 191 £55,000 +4.76% 29
East Midlands +80 168 £52,500 +31.25% 11
West Midlands -42 168 £42,500 -15.00% 9
Yorkshire -62 144 £48,000 +12.94% 21
Wales +6 35 £62,500 +56.25% 1
Northern Ireland +17 28 £43,750 +16.67% 2
North East -8 10 £46,250 +92.71% 6

For the 6 months to 20 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 10207 (78.82%) Finance
2 5361 (41.40%) Investment Banking
3 4232 (32.68%) Retail
4 4074 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
5 3516 (27.15%) Asset Management
6 3509 (27.10%) Java
7 3484 (26.91%) Retail Banking
8 3422 (26.43%) Wealth Management
9 2731 (21.09%) SQL
10 2132 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
11 2003 (15.47%) C#
12 1855 (14.33%) SQL Server
13 1838 (14.19%) Degree
14 1803 (13.92%) .NET
15 1699 (13.12%) Oracle
16 1603 (12.38%) SDLC
17 1557 (12.02%) Project Management
18 1450 (11.20%) Linux
19 1434 (11.07%) Front Office
20 1370 (10.58%) JavaScript
21 1296 (10.01%) Windows
21 1296 (10.01%) Microsoft
22 1282 (9.90%) Scrum
23 1275 (9.85%) Unix
24 1234 (9.53%) Analytics
25 1215 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
26 1090 (8.42%) Business Analysis
27 1033 (7.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
28 1006 (7.77%) OO
29 1001 (7.73%) 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
1 392 (3.03%) Tomcat
2 314 (2.42%) SharePoint
3 292 (2.26%) Apache
4 283 (2.19%) WebSphere
5 258 (1.99%) JBoss
6 240 (1.85%) MS Exchange
7 230 (1.78%) SAS
8 178 (1.37%) Apache Spark
9 153 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
10 152 (1.17%) IIS
11 133 (1.03%) Confluence
12 127 (0.98%) WebLogic
13 121 (0.93%) Skype for Business
14 108 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
15 100 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 99 (0.76%) CMS
17 96 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
18 77 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
19 61 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
20 54 (0.42%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 577 (4.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 352 (2.72%) Microsoft Office
3 220 (1.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 136 (1.05%) MS Visio
5 92 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
6 73 (0.56%) Photoshop
7 68 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
8 34 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
9 19 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 13 (0.10%) SPSS
11 7 (0.054%) Campfire
12 5 (0.039%) EngageOne
12 5 (0.039%) InDesign
12 5 (0.039%) InVision
13 3 (0.023%) Adobe After Effects
13 3 (0.023%) OmniGraffle
14 2 (0.015%) InfoPath
14 2 (0.015%) LaTeX
14 2 (0.015%) UXPin
15 1 (0.008%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 123 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 91 (0.70%) Actimize
3 64 (0.49%) Temenos T24
4 50 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
5 49 (0.38%) ION MarketView
6 37 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
7 36 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 30 (0.23%) Markit EDM
9 29 (0.22%) RMDS
10 19 (0.15%) WebTrends
11 18 (0.14%) Misys Equation
12 15 (0.12%) Workday HCM
13 12 (0.093%) Oracle BPM
13 12 (0.093%) SAP BPC
13 12 (0.093%) SAP FI
13 12 (0.093%) Summit
14 11 (0.085%) Endur
14 11 (0.085%) Hyperion Planning
15 10 (0.077%) Magento
16 9 (0.070%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 408 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
2 269 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 196 (1.51%) SaaS
4 174 (1.34%) GitHub
5 99 (0.76%) Office 365
6 94 (0.73%) IaaS
7 55 (0.42%) PaaS
8 39 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
9 30 (0.23%) OpenShift
10 22 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
11 14 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
11 14 (0.11%) iPaaS
12 13 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
13 12 (0.093%) Amazon SQS
13 12 (0.093%) IBM Cloud
13 12 (0.093%) Slack
14 10 (0.077%) BrowserStack
14 10 (0.077%) IBM Blueworks
15 9 (0.070%) SuccessFactors
16 8 (0.062%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 340 (2.63%) Firewall
2 213 (1.64%) Internet
3 171 (1.32%) TCP/IP
4 145 (1.12%) DNS
5 112 (0.86%) HTTP
6 108 (0.83%) Skype
7 106 (0.82%) Wireless
8 98 (0.76%) Network Security
9 95 (0.73%) VoIP
10 92 (0.71%) WAN
11 90 (0.70%) Intranet
12 88 (0.68%) LAN
13 74 (0.57%) VPN
14 68 (0.53%) SAN
15 59 (0.46%) OSPF
16 58 (0.45%) BGP
16 58 (0.45%) Cisco Nexus
17 55 (0.42%) SSL
18 51 (0.39%) EIGRP
19 50 (0.39%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1855 (14.33%) SQL Server
2 507 (3.92%) Relational Database
3 447 (3.45%) Big Data
4 400 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
5 353 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 336 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 325 (2.51%) Hadoop
7 325 (2.51%) NoSQL
8 288 (2.22%) MySQL
9 224 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
10 223 (1.72%) Oracle Database
11 221 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
12 208 (1.61%) RDBMS
13 195 (1.51%) MongoDB
14 190 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
15 162 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
16 152 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 146 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
18 139 (1.07%) Blockchain
19 131 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 567 (4.38%) JIRA
2 497 (3.84%) TeamCity
3 456 (3.52%) Maven
4 433 (3.34%) Git (software)
5 345 (2.66%) Jenkins
6 344 (2.66%) Subversion
7 292 (2.26%) JUnit
8 246 (1.90%) Selenium
9 224 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
10 163 (1.26%) Visual Studio
11 157 (1.21%) NUnit
12 142 (1.10%) Hudson
13 123 (0.95%) Ant
14 117 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
15 115 (0.89%) Rhino Mocks
15 115 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
16 106 (0.82%) MSBuild
17 102 (0.79%) Cucumber
18 100 (0.77%) Gradle
19 98 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 10207 (78.82%) Finance
2 5361 (41.40%) Investment Banking
3 4232 (32.68%) Retail
4 3484 (26.91%) Retail Banking
5 1434 (11.07%) Front Office
6 711 (5.49%) Telecoms
7 615 (4.75%) Financial Institution
8 492 (3.80%) Marketing
9 430 (3.32%) Back Office
10 409 (3.16%) Legal
11 225 (1.74%) Corporate Banking
12 202 (1.56%) Private Banking
13 120 (0.93%) Manufacturing
14 115 (0.89%) Games
15 108 (0.83%) Electronics
16 101 (0.78%) Law
17 80 (0.62%) German Language
18 71 (0.55%) Publishing
19 68 (0.53%) Advertising
20 57 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3932 (30.37%) Developer
2 2437 (18.82%) Analyst
3 1473 (11.38%) Java Developer
4 1202 (9.28%) Business Analyst
5 923 (7.13%) C# Developer
6 813 (6.28%) Senior Developer
7 748 (5.78%) Architect
8 657 (5.07%) Consultant
9 609 (4.70%) .NET Developer
10 544 (4.20%) Banking Analyst
11 497 (3.84%) Project Manager
12 453 (3.50%) Software Engineer
13 439 (3.39%) C# .NET Developer
14 427 (3.30%) Senior Java Developer
15 381 (2.94%) SQL Developer
16 356 (2.75%) Support Analyst
17 351 (2.71%) Financial Analyst
18 301 (2.32%) IT Analyst
19 299 (2.31%) Senior Analyst
20 275 (2.12%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1803 (13.92%) .NET
2 908 (7.01%) HTML
3 737 (5.69%) XML
4 715 (5.52%) AngularJS
5 665 (5.14%) Spring
6 637 (4.92%) Web Services
7 600 (4.63%) ASP.NET
8 586 (4.53%) CSS
9 503 (3.88%) REST
10 469 (3.62%) HTML5
11 433 (3.34%) SOAP
12 392 (3.03%) WCF
13 379 (2.93%) WPF
14 361 (2.79%) Hibernate
15 336 (2.59%) RESTful
16 333 (2.57%) React
17 330 (2.55%) .NET Framework
18 326 (2.52%) ASP.NET MVC
18 326 (2.52%) FIX Protocol
19 290 (2.24%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2132 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
2 1033 (7.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 999 (7.71%) Derivative
4 844 (6.52%) Computer Science
5 809 (6.25%) Equities
6 779 (6.02%) Fintech
7 769 (5.94%) Fixed Income
8 606 (4.68%) Greenfield Project
9 571 (4.41%) User Experience
10 536 (4.14%) Management Information System
11 473 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
12 338 (2.61%) Credit Risk
13 300 (2.32%) Equity Derivative
14 251 (1.94%) Data Centre
15 247 (1.91%) Hedge funds
16 223 (1.72%) Online Banking
17 217 (1.68%) Reference Data
18 191 (1.48%) Algorithms
19 189 (1.46%) Mobile App
20 184 (1.42%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1450 (11.20%) Linux
2 1296 (10.01%) Windows
3 1275 (9.85%) Unix
4 425 (3.28%) Windows Server
5 300 (2.32%) Apple iOS
6 299 (2.31%) Android
7 245 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 175 (1.35%) Solaris
9 155 (1.20%) Windows 7
10 135 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
11 70 (0.54%) Mac OS X
12 65 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
13 57 (0.44%) AIX
14 48 (0.37%) Windows 10
15 30 (0.23%) Ubuntu
16 26 (0.20%) CentOS
17 13 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
18 12 (0.093%) Windows 8
19 11 (0.085%) Mac OS
20 8 (0.062%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 4074 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
2 3516 (27.15%) Asset Management
3 3422 (26.43%) Wealth Management
4 1603 (12.38%) SDLC
5 1557 (12.02%) Project Management
6 1282 (9.90%) Scrum
7 1234 (9.53%) Analytics
8 1215 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 1090 (8.42%) Business Analysis
10 1006 (7.77%) OO
11 1001 (7.73%) Multithreading
12 987 (7.62%) TDD
13 962 (7.43%) Risk Management
14 873 (6.74%) Test Automation
15 847 (6.54%) Change Management
16 843 (6.51%) Software Engineering
17 834 (6.44%) Continuous Integration
18 767 (5.92%) DevOps
19 755 (5.83%) ITIL
20 718 (5.54%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3509 (27.10%) Java
2 2731 (21.09%) SQL
3 2003 (15.47%) C#
4 1370 (10.58%) JavaScript
5 997 (7.70%) Python
6 669 (5.17%) C++
7 399 (3.08%) PowerShell
8 382 (2.95%) Shell Script
9 360 (2.78%) Perl
10 338 (2.61%) T-SQL
11 325 (2.51%) C
12 293 (2.26%) PL/SQL
13 292 (2.26%) R
14 249 (1.92%) Bash Shell
15 214 (1.65%) Scala
16 180 (1.39%) VBA
17 151 (1.17%) PHP
18 145 (1.12%) Ruby
19 86 (0.66%) VB
20 72 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1838 (14.19%) Degree
2 381 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 239 (1.85%) CISSP
4 185 (1.43%) CISM
5 180 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
6 164 (1.27%) Master's Degree
7 154 (1.19%) ISEB
8 151 (1.17%) CISA
9 148 (1.14%) CCNP
10 138 (1.07%) ISTQB
11 124 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
12 103 (0.80%) PMI Certification
13 93 (0.72%) MCSE
14 92 (0.71%) PhD
15 85 (0.66%) CCIE
16 81 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
17 79 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
18 73 (0.56%) CCNA
19 69 (0.53%) GIAC
20 67 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 834 (6.44%) QA
2 268 (2.07%) MiFID
3 202 (1.56%) PMO
4 169 (1.31%) SLA
5 117 (0.90%) Data Quality
6 107 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 85 (0.66%) EMIR
8 84 (0.65%) Dodd-Frank
9 76 (0.59%) Basel III
10 68 (0.53%) PCI DSS
11 61 (0.47%) SEPA
12 51 (0.39%) COBIT
13 45 (0.35%) GDPR
14 44 (0.34%) ISO 20022
15 41 (0.32%) ISO 9001
16 34 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
17 23 (0.18%) IFRS
18 19 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 16 (0.12%) FATCA
19 16 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 386 (2.98%) Active Directory
2 143 (1.10%) Docker
3 110 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 100 (0.77%) XenApp
5 79 (0.61%) XenDesktop
6 29 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
7 26 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
8 25 (0.19%) Firmware
8 25 (0.19%) Hyper-V
9 22 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
10 20 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
10 20 (0.15%) vSphere
11 19 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 17 (0.13%) Postfix
13 15 (0.12%) HDFS
13 15 (0.12%) XenServer
14 13 (0.10%) NFS
15 11 (0.085%) Microsoft App-V
16 8 (0.062%) Apache Flume
16 8 (0.062%) KVM
Systems Management
1 241 (1.86%) Puppet
2 219 (1.69%) Ansible
3 211 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
4 168 (1.30%) SCCM
5 72 (0.56%) Nagios
6 67 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
7 63 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
8 62 (0.48%) AirWatch
9 59 (0.46%) Nessus
10 56 (0.43%) Control-M
11 52 (0.40%) Cisco UCCX
11 52 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
12 50 (0.39%) Cisco UCCE
13 49 (0.38%) Salt
14 46 (0.36%) PowerBroker
15 40 (0.31%) Kibana
16 37 (0.29%) logstash
17 30 (0.23%) Kubernetes
18 29 (0.22%) Opsview
19 25 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1699 (13.12%) Oracle
2 1296 (10.01%) Microsoft
3 331 (2.56%) Sybase
4 315 (2.43%) Murex
4 315 (2.43%) VMware
5 282 (2.18%) Cisco
6 278 (2.15%) IBM
7 258 (1.99%) Red Hat
8 233 (1.80%) Citrix
9 229 (1.77%) SAP
10 205 (1.58%) Splunk
11 186 (1.44%) Cognizant
12 170 (1.31%) Tableau
13 134 (1.03%) ION Trading
14 133 (1.03%) McAfee
15 126 (0.97%) ServiceNow
15 126 (0.97%) TIBCO
16 123 (0.95%) Palo Alto
17 121 (0.93%) Bloomberg
18 117 (0.90%) Adobe
London
Source Technology
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £110000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £140,000+ and strong bonus/benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - 65,000k base, bonus + generous package
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000k - £60,000k plus excellent benefits and rapid career progressi
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £90000 - £115000 per annum + bonus + benefits + car allowance
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £120,000+ and strong bonus/benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Source Technology
Salary: From £550 to £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 20-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 20-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
DCM Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000k - £60,000k plus excellent benefits and rapid career progressi
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - 65,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Pension, medical, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Pension, medical, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, medical, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, medical, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, medical, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago