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

Banking
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 47 28
Rank change year-on-year +19 -19  
Permanent jobs citing Banking 6411 5250 7259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.21% 5.34% 6.63%
As % of the General category 16.97% 12.47% 14.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3893 4091 5470
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 £35,000 £34,250 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £101,250 £91,250 £91,250
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 37781 42113 48806
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.49% 42.80% 44.58%
Number of salaries quoted 44691 51714 58867
Median salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £28,750 £29,560
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Banking in the UK

Banking
Top 11 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 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 +24 6085 £62,500 +4.16% 976
London +11 5079 £67,500 +3.84% 791
UK excluding London -27 1295 £50,000 +5.26% 252
North of England +24 409 £50,000 +11.11% 65
Scotland -3 287 £50,000 -2.91% 62
South East -67 226 £50,000 +11.11% 52
Midlands +8 166 £50,000 +5.26% 19
South West -30 107 £47,960 +12.84% 22
East of England -50 93 £52,500 - 26
Wales +6 16 £85,000 +126.66%
Northern Ireland - 11 £37,500 - 5

For the 6 months to 28 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 8607 (76.80%) Finance
2 3738 (33.35%) Investment Banking
3 3609 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
4 2898 (25.86%) Java
5 2591 (23.12%) Retail
6 2518 (22.47%) SQL
7 1943 (17.34%) C#
8 1909 (17.03%) Asset Management
9 1880 (16.78%) Retail Banking
10 1833 (16.36%) SQL Server
11 1820 (16.24%) Wealth Management
12 1745 (15.57%) .NET
13 1560 (13.92%) Degree
14 1400 (12.49%) Oracle
15 1392 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
16 1322 (11.80%) JavaScript
17 1258 (11.23%) Linux
18 1186 (10.58%) Windows
19 1168 (10.42%) Scrum
20 1153 (10.29%) Project Management
21 1146 (10.23%) Microsoft
22 1139 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management
23 1064 (9.49%) SDLC
24 1053 (9.40%) Analytics
25 1050 (9.37%) Front Office
26 1043 (9.31%) Unix
27 941 (8.40%) Python
28 924 (8.24%) HTML
29 889 (7.93%) TDD
30 838 (7.48%) 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
1 283 (2.53%) Tomcat
2 281 (2.51%) SharePoint
3 262 (2.34%) WebSphere
4 241 (2.15%) Apache
5 217 (1.94%) JBoss
6 196 (1.75%) MS Exchange
7 193 (1.72%) Apache Spark
8 192 (1.71%) SAS
9 152 (1.36%) IIS
10 123 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
11 122 (1.09%) Confluence
12 112 (1.00%) WebLogic
13 101 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
14 98 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 89 (0.79%) CMS
16 85 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
17 71 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
18 69 (0.62%) Skype for Business
19 57 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
20 54 (0.48%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 506 (4.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 306 (2.73%) Microsoft Office
3 190 (1.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 127 (1.13%) MS Visio
5 92 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
6 69 (0.62%) Photoshop
7 63 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
8 30 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
9 19 (0.17%) SPSS
10 16 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 7 (0.062%) 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
1 109 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 89 (0.79%) Actimize
3 40 (0.36%) Temenos T24
4 38 (0.34%) ION MarketView
5 35 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 33 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
7 32 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
7 32 (0.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 31 (0.28%) RMDS
9 30 (0.27%) Markit EDM
10 19 (0.17%) Workday HCM
11 18 (0.16%) WebTrends
12 15 (0.13%) Misys Equation
12 15 (0.13%) SAP FI
13 14 (0.12%) SAP BPC
14 12 (0.11%) SAP CO
14 12 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
14 12 (0.11%) Summit
15 11 (0.098%) Hyperion Planning
15 11 (0.098%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 372 (3.32%) Amazon AWS
2 263 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 201 (1.79%) SaaS
4 137 (1.22%) GitHub
5 97 (0.87%) Office 365
6 57 (0.51%) IaaS
7 49 (0.44%) PaaS
8 31 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
9 30 (0.27%) OpenShift
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 (0.098%) BrowserStack
16 10 (0.089%) IBM Cloud
17 8 (0.071%) Google Analytics
18 7 (0.062%) Asana
Communications & Networking
1 285 (2.54%) Firewall
2 211 (1.88%) Internet
3 143 (1.28%) TCP/IP
4 135 (1.20%) DNS
5 96 (0.86%) HTTP
5 96 (0.86%) Network Security
6 89 (0.79%) VoIP
7 86 (0.77%) Wireless
8 82 (0.73%) LAN
9 81 (0.72%) Intranet
10 79 (0.70%) WAN
11 71 (0.63%) SAN
12 66 (0.59%) VPN
13 63 (0.56%) Skype
14 48 (0.43%) DHCP
15 45 (0.40%) Intrusion Detection
16 44 (0.39%) BGP
17 43 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
17 43 (0.38%) Cisco Nexus
17 43 (0.38%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1833 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 422 (3.77%) Relational Database
3 402 (3.59%) Big Data
4 344 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
5 336 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 313 (2.79%) NoSQL
6 313 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 290 (2.59%) Hadoop
8 264 (2.36%) MySQL
9 231 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
10 206 (1.84%) MongoDB
11 180 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
12 169 (1.51%) Oracle Database
13 158 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
13 158 (1.41%) RDBMS
14 157 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 153 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
16 143 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
17 109 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
18 96 (0.86%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 442 (3.94%) JIRA
2 405 (3.61%) Git (software)
3 393 (3.51%) TeamCity
4 352 (3.14%) Maven
5 310 (2.77%) Jenkins
6 280 (2.50%) Subversion
7 260 (2.32%) Selenium
8 235 (2.10%) JUnit
9 226 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
10 160 (1.43%) NUnit
11 152 (1.36%) Visual Studio
12 130 (1.16%) Hudson
13 118 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
14 116 (1.04%) Rhino Mocks
15 115 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 114 (1.02%) Ant
17 111 (0.99%) MSBuild
18 95 (0.85%) HP UFT
19 92 (0.82%) WebDriver
20 90 (0.80%) MSTest
General
1 8607 (76.80%) Finance
2 3738 (33.35%) Investment Banking
3 2591 (23.12%) Retail
4 1880 (16.78%) Retail Banking
5 1050 (9.37%) Front Office
6 791 (7.06%) Telecoms
7 542 (4.84%) Financial Institution
8 464 (4.14%) Marketing
9 410 (3.66%) Back Office
10 333 (2.97%) Legal
11 232 (2.07%) Corporate Banking
12 197 (1.76%) Private Banking
13 117 (1.04%) Games
14 97 (0.87%) Law
14 97 (0.87%) Manufacturing
15 94 (0.84%) Electronics
16 66 (0.59%) Advertising
17 58 (0.52%) Publishing
18 55 (0.49%) German Language
18 55 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3634 (32.43%) Developer
2 2111 (18.84%) Analyst
3 1266 (11.30%) Java Developer
4 954 (8.51%) C# Developer
5 929 (8.29%) Business Analyst
6 702 (6.26%) Senior Developer
7 644 (5.75%) Architect
8 617 (5.51%) .NET Developer
9 610 (5.44%) Consultant
10 536 (4.78%) Banking Analyst
11 471 (4.20%) Project Manager
12 436 (3.89%) C# .NET Developer
13 375 (3.35%) SQL Developer
14 362 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
15 311 (2.78%) Support Analyst
16 309 (2.76%) Financial Analyst
17 297 (2.65%) Software Engineer
18 266 (2.37%) Applications Support
19 246 (2.20%) Solutions Architect
20 245 (2.19%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1745 (15.57%) .NET
2 924 (8.24%) HTML
3 699 (6.24%) AngularJS
4 697 (6.22%) XML
5 623 (5.56%) ASP.NET
6 603 (5.38%) CSS
7 565 (5.04%) Spring
8 556 (4.96%) Web Services
9 468 (4.18%) HTML5
10 419 (3.74%) SOAP
11 416 (3.71%) REST
12 411 (3.67%) WCF
13 405 (3.61%) WPF
14 336 (3.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 329 (2.94%) Hibernate
16 325 (2.90%) React
17 316 (2.82%) .NET Framework
18 282 (2.52%) jQuery
19 272 (2.43%) RESTful
20 264 (2.36%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1392 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
2 777 (6.93%) Fintech
3 730 (6.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 720 (6.42%) Computer Science
5 691 (6.17%) Derivative
6 631 (5.63%) Fixed Income
7 617 (5.51%) Equities
8 576 (5.14%) Greenfield Project
9 454 (4.05%) User Experience
10 404 (3.60%) Management Information System
11 382 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
12 246 (2.20%) Hedge funds
13 237 (2.11%) Data Centre
14 227 (2.03%) Credit Risk
15 209 (1.86%) Online Banking
16 195 (1.74%) Mobile App
17 177 (1.58%) Equity Derivative
18 170 (1.52%) Virtual Team
19 144 (1.28%) Algorithms
20 135 (1.20%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1258 (11.23%) Linux
2 1186 (10.58%) Windows
3 1043 (9.31%) Unix
4 401 (3.58%) Windows Server
5 259 (2.31%) Apple iOS
6 257 (2.29%) Android
7 204 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 141 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 137 (1.22%) Solaris
10 132 (1.18%) Windows 7
11 80 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
12 59 (0.53%) AIX
13 45 (0.40%) Windows 10
14 37 (0.33%) Mac OS X
15 27 (0.24%) Ubuntu
16 21 (0.19%) CentOS
17 15 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
18 14 (0.12%) Windows 8
19 10 (0.089%) Mac OS
20 7 (0.062%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 3609 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
2 1909 (17.03%) Asset Management
3 1820 (16.24%) Wealth Management
4 1168 (10.42%) Scrum
5 1153 (10.29%) Project Management
6 1139 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 1064 (9.49%) SDLC
8 1053 (9.40%) Analytics
9 889 (7.93%) TDD
10 838 (7.48%) OO
11 826 (7.37%) Business Analysis
12 812 (7.25%) Risk Management
13 796 (7.10%) Multithreading
14 768 (6.85%) Test Automation
15 719 (6.42%) Change Management
16 704 (6.28%) DevOps
17 691 (6.17%) Continuous Integration
18 672 (6.00%) MVC
19 643 (5.74%) ITIL
20 630 (5.62%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2898 (25.86%) Java
2 2518 (22.47%) SQL
3 1943 (17.34%) C#
4 1322 (11.80%) JavaScript
5 941 (8.40%) Python
6 627 (5.59%) C++
7 358 (3.19%) PowerShell
8 333 (2.97%) T-SQL
9 328 (2.93%) C
10 308 (2.75%) Perl
11 282 (2.52%) Shell Script
12 230 (2.05%) Bash Shell
12 230 (2.05%) PL/SQL
13 222 (1.98%) R
14 193 (1.72%) Scala
15 189 (1.69%) VBA
16 155 (1.38%) Ruby
17 145 (1.29%) PHP
18 70 (0.62%) TypeScript
19 62 (0.55%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1560 (13.92%) Degree
2 287 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 209 (1.86%) CISSP
4 171 (1.53%) ISEB
5 168 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
6 155 (1.38%) CISM
7 152 (1.36%) CISA
8 148 (1.32%) ISTQB
9 140 (1.25%) CCNP
10 120 (1.07%) Master's Degree
11 101 (0.90%) PMI Certification
12 88 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
13 87 (0.78%) PhD
14 80 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
15 72 (0.64%) CCIE
16 70 (0.62%) CCNA
17 66 (0.59%) GIAC
17 66 (0.59%) Numerate Degree
18 59 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 58 (0.52%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 666 (5.94%) QA
2 251 (2.24%) MiFID
3 149 (1.33%) SLA
4 148 (1.32%) PMO
5 118 (1.05%) Data Quality
6 103 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 69 (0.62%) Dodd-Frank
8 67 (0.60%) EMIR
9 66 (0.59%) PCI DSS
10 55 (0.49%) SEPA
11 50 (0.45%) COBIT
12 40 (0.36%) GDPR
13 36 (0.32%) Basel III
14 33 (0.29%) ISO 20022
15 31 (0.28%) ISO 9001
16 24 (0.21%) IFRS
17 22 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
18 19 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 18 (0.16%) FATCA
20 16 (0.14%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 326 (2.91%) Active Directory
2 145 (1.29%) Docker
3 110 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 71 (0.63%) XenApp
5 53 (0.47%) XenDesktop
6 30 (0.27%) Hyper-V
7 25 (0.22%) Firmware
8 24 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
9 22 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
10 21 (0.19%) vSphere
11 19 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 18 (0.16%) HDFS
13 17 (0.15%) Postfix
13 17 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
14 16 (0.14%) NFS
14 16 (0.14%) XenServer
15 13 (0.12%) KVM
15 13 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
16 9 (0.080%) Apache Flume
16 9 (0.080%) Xen
Systems Management
1 249 (2.22%) Puppet
2 227 (2.03%) Ansible
3 221 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
4 125 (1.12%) SCCM
5 75 (0.67%) Nagios
6 61 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
7 59 (0.53%) Control-M
8 57 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
9 56 (0.50%) Nessus
10 53 (0.47%) Salt
11 50 (0.45%) Cisco UCCX
12 49 (0.44%) Cisco UCCE
13 41 (0.37%) Kibana
14 39 (0.35%) logstash
15 37 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
16 29 (0.26%) AirWatch
16 29 (0.26%) PowerBroker
17 26 (0.23%) SCOM
18 24 (0.21%) Opsview
19 20 (0.18%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1400 (12.49%) Oracle
2 1146 (10.23%) Microsoft
3 279 (2.49%) Cisco
4 275 (2.45%) Sybase
5 274 (2.44%) VMware
6 273 (2.44%) IBM
7 222 (1.98%) Red Hat
8 209 (1.86%) SAP
9 206 (1.84%) Murex
10 190 (1.70%) Citrix
11 180 (1.61%) Splunk
12 123 (1.10%) Cognizant
13 120 (1.07%) Tableau
14 112 (1.00%) Google
15 110 (0.98%) HP
15 110 (0.98%) TIBCO
16 109 (0.97%) CheckPoint
17 104 (0.93%) Bloomberg
17 104 (0.93%) Palo Alto
18 102 (0.91%) Adobe
London
Source Technology
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum bonus, pension, healthcare, life cov
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Source Technology
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
SoCode Limited
Salary: £60k - 90k per year + Bonus + Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £56300 - £84500 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £56300 - £84500 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £53600 - £84500 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £53600 - £84500 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: NA
Posted: 21 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 10% pension + 20% bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: NA
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: benefits + bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Myles Roberts
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday