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

Banking
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 43 32
Rank change year-on-year +3 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Banking 4832 5867 6891
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.65% 5.61% 6.40%
As % of the General category 13.94% 12.77% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4068 4363 5190
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £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 34670 45928 47522
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.55% 43.92% 44.14%
Number of salaries quoted 27983 37120 37263
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +5 4620 £62,500 +4.16% 803
London +1 3634 £65,000 - 651
City of London -3 666 £64,000 -1.53% 140
South East -40 290 £47,500 -5.00% 36
North West -27 191 £47,500 +2.04% 40
South West -20 183 £50,000 +26.83% 14
Scotland -21 159 £54,000 +8.00% 27
Berkshire +4 106 £47,500 -5.00% 7
East of England -38 99 £51,250 +2.50% 27
Manchester -43 89 £52,000 +20.23% 18
Bristol +8 87 £52,500 +31.25% 5
East Midlands +48 84 £55,000 +41.93% 13
Glasgow -8 78 £54,500 +3.80% 8
Yorkshire -45 78 £47,500 +18.75% 11
Cheshire +26 74 £47,500 -5.00% 21
Edinburgh -25 70 £55,000 +10.00% 17
West Midlands -34 60 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Reading +12 50 £53,750 +3.86% 5
West Yorkshire -34 48 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Nottinghamshire +26 43 £60,000 +84.61% 7
Leeds +20 43 £50,000 -35.06% 6
Surrey +15 42 £52,500 -4.54% 21
Birmingham -19 40 £47,500 -2.56% 6
Nottingham +22 38 £60,000 +84.61% 5
Knutsford +8 38 £47,125 +4.72% 8
Canary Wharf +3 38 £72,500 +52.63%
Hampshire -43 37 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Wiltshire -3 36 £50,495 +28.09% 1
Northamptonshire +40 34 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Northampton +44 32 £40,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 7839 (75.89%) Finance
2 3336 (32.30%) Agile Software Development
3 2646 (25.62%) Java
4 2552 (24.71%) SQL
5 2124 (20.56%) Investment Banking
6 1908 (18.47%) C#
7 1876 (18.16%) .NET
8 1780 (17.23%) SQL Server
9 1566 (15.16%) Degree
10 1521 (14.73%) Telecoms
11 1430 (13.84%) JavaScript
12 1313 (12.71%) Linux
13 1205 (11.67%) Windows
14 1188 (11.50%) Retail
15 1180 (11.42%) Stakeholder Management
16 1145 (11.09%) HTML
17 1110 (10.75%) Microsoft
18 1092 (10.57%) Oracle
19 1049 (10.16%) Scrum
20 1007 (9.75%) Python
21 962 (9.31%) Project Management
22 946 (9.16%) Unix
23 920 (8.91%) AngularJS
24 884 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
25 861 (8.34%) TDD
26 796 (7.71%) Analytics
27 790 (7.65%) MS Excel
28 766 (7.42%) CSS
29 760 (7.36%) E-Commerce
30 758 (7.34%) 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
1 336 (3.25%) WebSphere
2 276 (2.67%) Tomcat
3 260 (2.52%) Apache
4 251 (2.43%) Apache Spark
5 250 (2.42%) JBoss
6 235 (2.28%) SharePoint
7 219 (2.12%) IIS
8 176 (1.70%) WebLogic
9 173 (1.67%) SAS
10 124 (1.20%) Jetty
11 120 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
12 116 (1.12%) MS Exchange
13 104 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
14 94 (0.91%) Apache Solr
15 92 (0.89%) Confluence
16 85 (0.82%) CMS
16 85 (0.82%) OpenStack
17 82 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 77 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
19 69 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 790 (7.65%) MS Excel
2 246 (2.38%) MS Office
3 142 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 114 (1.10%) MS Visio
5 95 (0.92%) MS Project
6 66 (0.64%) Photoshop
7 48 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
8 38 (0.37%) SPSS
9 18 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
10 15 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 7 (0.068%) InDesign
12 5 (0.048%) InVision
13 4 (0.039%) EViews
14 3 (0.029%) OmniGraffle
15 2 (0.019%) EngageOne
15 2 (0.019%) InfoPath
16 1 (0.010%) FreeHand
16 1 (0.010%) Open Workbench
16 1 (0.010%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 65 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (0.40%) Temenos T24
3 39 (0.38%) SAP FI
4 36 (0.35%) SAP CO
4 36 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
5 30 (0.29%) SAP FI-AP
6 27 (0.26%) SAP SD
7 25 (0.24%) SAP BPC
8 24 (0.23%) SAP FI-AR
8 24 (0.23%) SAP PS
9 23 (0.22%) RMDS
10 17 (0.16%) Markit EDM
11 15 (0.15%) Summit
12 14 (0.14%) Finacle
12 14 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 13 (0.13%) ION MarketView
13 13 (0.13%) Magento
14 12 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
14 12 (0.12%) Workday HCM
15 11 (0.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 514 (4.98%) Amazon AWS
2 323 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 311 (3.01%) SaaS
4 89 (0.86%) Office 365
5 66 (0.64%) GitHub
6 39 (0.38%) PaaS
7 35 (0.34%) IaaS
8 28 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
9 26 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
10 23 (0.22%) OpenShift
11 15 (0.15%) Google App Engine
12 14 (0.14%) Google Analytics
12 14 (0.14%) Heroku
13 13 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
14 12 (0.12%) G Suite
15 11 (0.11%) IBM Blueworks
16 9 (0.087%) AdWords
16 9 (0.087%) iPaaS
17 7 (0.068%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 7 (0.068%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 223 (2.16%) Firewall
2 201 (1.95%) Internet
3 134 (1.30%) TCP/IP
4 98 (0.95%) SAN
5 93 (0.90%) Network Security
6 90 (0.87%) LAN
7 88 (0.85%) HTTP
8 85 (0.82%) DNS
9 83 (0.80%) VoIP
10 82 (0.79%) VPN
11 80 (0.77%) WAN
12 73 (0.71%) Wireless
13 66 (0.64%) SSL
14 59 (0.57%) DHCP
15 56 (0.54%) Intranet
16 54 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
17 51 (0.49%) BGP
17 51 (0.49%) EIGRP
17 51 (0.49%) MPLS
18 50 (0.48%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1780 (17.23%) SQL Server
2 591 (5.72%) Big Data
3 425 (4.11%) Relational Database
4 384 (3.72%) Hadoop
5 324 (3.14%) NoSQL
6 304 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
7 299 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 288 (2.79%) MySQL
9 266 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 233 (2.26%) MongoDB
11 203 (1.97%) RDBMS
12 202 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
13 172 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 156 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
14 156 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
15 142 (1.37%) Oracle Database
15 142 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
16 128 (1.24%) SQL Server 2014
17 120 (1.16%) DB2
18 104 (1.01%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 355 (3.44%) JIRA
2 330 (3.19%) Git (software)
3 323 (3.13%) Maven
4 292 (2.83%) Jenkins
5 261 (2.53%) Selenium
6 247 (2.39%) TeamCity
7 214 (2.07%) Subversion
8 200 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
9 171 (1.66%) NUnit
10 170 (1.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 164 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
12 161 (1.56%) JUnit
13 159 (1.54%) MSBuild
13 159 (1.54%) Visual Studio
14 141 (1.37%) Hudson
15 119 (1.15%) Rhino Mocks
16 114 (1.10%) Gradle
17 98 (0.95%) Cucumber
18 96 (0.93%) Ant
19 92 (0.89%) Moq
General
1 7839 (75.89%) Finance
2 2124 (20.56%) Investment Banking
3 1521 (14.73%) Telecoms
4 1188 (11.50%) Retail
5 677 (6.55%) Front Office
6 508 (4.92%) Financial Institution
7 488 (4.72%) Marketing
8 370 (3.58%) Back Office
9 340 (3.29%) Retail Banking
10 332 (3.21%) Legal
11 248 (2.40%) Corporate Banking
12 160 (1.55%) Games
13 145 (1.40%) Private Banking
14 72 (0.70%) Manufacturing
15 68 (0.66%) Publishing
16 64 (0.62%) Advertising
17 62 (0.60%) Law
18 61 (0.59%) German Language
19 48 (0.46%) French Language
20 41 (0.40%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3649 (35.33%) Developer
2 1768 (17.12%) Analyst
3 1229 (11.90%) Java Developer
4 1035 (10.02%) C# Developer
5 741 (7.17%) Senior Developer
6 709 (6.86%) Business Analyst
7 685 (6.63%) Architect
8 672 (6.51%) .NET Developer
9 562 (5.44%) Consultant
10 507 (4.91%) C# .NET Developer
11 505 (4.89%) Project Manager
12 495 (4.79%) Banking Analyst
13 435 (4.21%) SQL Developer
14 369 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
15 293 (2.84%) Applications Support
16 280 (2.71%) Solutions Architect
17 270 (2.61%) Support Analyst
18 244 (2.36%) Financial Analyst
19 229 (2.22%) Junior
20 227 (2.20%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1876 (18.16%) .NET
2 1145 (11.09%) HTML
3 920 (8.91%) AngularJS
4 766 (7.42%) CSS
5 676 (6.54%) XML
6 643 (6.23%) ASP.NET
7 561 (5.43%) HTML5
8 510 (4.94%) Spring
9 431 (4.17%) WPF
10 428 (4.14%) Web Services
11 419 (4.06%) WCF
12 409 (3.96%) React
13 340 (3.29%) ASP.NET MVC
14 325 (3.15%) .NET Framework
14 325 (3.15%) REST
15 308 (2.98%) jQuery
16 306 (2.96%) SOAP
17 269 (2.60%) Hibernate
18 262 (2.54%) CSS3
19 254 (2.46%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 884 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
2 748 (7.24%) Computer Science
3 712 (6.89%) Fintech
4 420 (4.07%) Derivative
5 412 (3.99%) Equities
6 410 (3.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 369 (3.57%) Fixed Income
8 355 (3.44%) Client/Server
9 344 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
10 306 (2.96%) Data Centre
11 305 (2.95%) Management Information System
12 299 (2.89%) User Experience
13 263 (2.55%) Online Banking
14 257 (2.49%) Hedge funds
15 174 (1.68%) Mobile App
16 170 (1.65%) Credit Risk
17 131 (1.27%) Algorithms
18 129 (1.25%) Mobile Banking
19 118 (1.14%) SWIFT
20 106 (1.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1313 (12.71%) Linux
2 1205 (11.67%) Windows
3 946 (9.16%) Unix
4 413 (4.00%) Windows Server
5 265 (2.57%) Apple iOS
6 254 (2.46%) Android
7 223 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 167 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 133 (1.29%) Windows 7
10 107 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
11 88 (0.85%) Solaris
12 57 (0.55%) AIX
13 46 (0.45%) Windows 10
14 30 (0.29%) Ubuntu
15 28 (0.27%) CentOS
15 28 (0.27%) Windows 8
16 17 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
17 12 (0.12%) HPUX
18 10 (0.097%) Windows XP
19 8 (0.077%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3336 (32.30%) Agile Software Development
2 1180 (11.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 1049 (10.16%) Scrum
4 962 (9.31%) Project Management
5 861 (8.34%) TDD
6 796 (7.71%) Analytics
7 760 (7.36%) E-Commerce
8 758 (7.34%) OO
9 709 (6.86%) SDLC
10 678 (6.56%) Multithreading
11 662 (6.41%) DevOps
12 633 (6.13%) Business Analysis
13 617 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
14 613 (5.93%) Risk Management
15 611 (5.92%) MVC
16 587 (5.68%) Software Engineering
17 562 (5.44%) ITIL
18 544 (5.27%) Change Management
19 507 (4.91%) Mentoring
20 461 (4.46%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2646 (25.62%) Java
2 2552 (24.71%) SQL
3 1908 (18.47%) C#
4 1430 (13.84%) JavaScript
5 1007 (9.75%) Python
6 638 (6.18%) C++
7 393 (3.80%) PowerShell
8 347 (3.36%) Perl
9 298 (2.89%) C
10 296 (2.87%) T-SQL
11 260 (2.52%) Bash Shell
12 258 (2.50%) Scala
13 197 (1.91%) Shell Script
14 187 (1.81%) Ruby
15 169 (1.64%) PHP
16 168 (1.63%) VBA
17 166 (1.61%) PL/SQL
18 108 (1.05%) R
19 90 (0.87%) Go
20 88 (0.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1566 (15.16%) Degree
2 248 (2.40%) CISSP
3 211 (2.04%) ISEB
4 196 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
5 185 (1.79%) CISM
6 174 (1.68%) ISTQB
7 171 (1.66%) CISA
8 167 (1.62%) CCNP
9 126 (1.22%) PMI Certification
10 89 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
11 86 (0.83%) PhD
12 76 (0.74%) PMP
13 68 (0.66%) CCNA
14 65 (0.63%) CCIE
15 62 (0.60%) CRISC
15 62 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
16 56 (0.54%) ACCA
17 55 (0.53%) GIAC
17 55 (0.53%) Security Cleared
18 48 (0.46%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 489 (4.73%) QA
2 223 (2.16%) MiFID
3 140 (1.36%) SLA
4 129 (1.25%) PMO
5 126 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 94 (0.91%) Data Quality
7 75 (0.73%) COBIT
8 62 (0.60%) EMIR
9 55 (0.53%) PCI DSS
10 47 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 43 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
12 32 (0.31%) Basel III
12 32 (0.31%) IFRS
13 31 (0.30%) FATCA
14 26 (0.25%) IFRS 9
14 26 (0.25%) ISO 9001
14 26 (0.25%) SEPA
15 25 (0.24%) Basel II
16 17 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
17 15 (0.15%) GDPR
System Software
1 346 (3.35%) Active Directory
2 147 (1.42%) Docker
3 105 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 65 (0.63%) Hyper-V
5 47 (0.46%) XenApp
6 38 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
7 36 (0.35%) NFS
8 31 (0.30%) vSphere
9 28 (0.27%) HDFS
9 28 (0.27%) XenDesktop
10 27 (0.26%) KVM
11 21 (0.20%) SRDF
11 21 (0.20%) Xen
12 15 (0.15%) Firmware
13 13 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
13 13 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
14 11 (0.11%) XenServer
15 10 (0.097%) Virtual Servers
16 9 (0.087%) Apache Flume
16 9 (0.087%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 354 (3.43%) Puppet
2 281 (2.72%) Ansible
2 281 (2.72%) Opscode Chef
3 105 (1.02%) Nagios
4 99 (0.96%) SCCM
5 92 (0.89%) Salt
6 77 (0.75%) logstash
7 76 (0.74%) Kibana
8 57 (0.55%) Control-M
9 54 (0.52%) Cisco UCCE
9 54 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
10 53 (0.51%) Cisco UCCX
11 51 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
12 49 (0.47%) Nessus
13 43 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
14 35 (0.34%) ITRS Geneos
15 33 (0.32%) SCOM
16 25 (0.24%) CFEngine
17 23 (0.22%) PowerBroker
18 22 (0.21%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1110 (10.75%) Microsoft
2 1092 (10.57%) Oracle
3 316 (3.06%) Cisco
4 289 (2.80%) IBM
5 274 (2.65%) Red Hat
6 246 (2.38%) Sybase
7 233 (2.26%) VMware
8 181 (1.75%) SAP
9 161 (1.56%) Citrix
10 142 (1.37%) HP
11 135 (1.31%) Splunk
12 133 (1.29%) Bloomberg
13 112 (1.08%) Google
14 107 (1.04%) Reuters
15 99 (0.96%) Adobe
16 98 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
17 96 (0.93%) TIBCO
18 86 (0.83%) CheckPoint
19 80 (0.77%) Palo Alto
20 77 (0.75%) F5
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £42,000 to £46,000 per annum + Benefits, 29 days holiday
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hove, East Sussex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 51 minutes ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% Pension + 15% Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £110000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 - £85,000 + Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £45,000 to £100,000 per annum equity possiible
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 30 minutes ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + 10% Pension + 15% Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £40,000 - £65,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £65K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £120000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + c.25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 -£60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Canvey Island, Essex
Intotec
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Metro Bank
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago