Period
to 30 May 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Financial Institution in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Financial Institution over the 6 months to 30 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
UK
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 456 462 319
Rank change year-on-year +6 -143 +88
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 533 962 1,781
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.59% 0.67% 1.03%
As % of the General category 1.48% 1.67% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 436 833 791
Median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £96,250 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% - -

Financial Institution is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 36,093 57,694 74,179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.24% 40.15% 42.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27,384 43,307 57,333
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,074
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +7.69% +2.15%
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,240 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.02% +1.11% +5.88%

Financial Institution
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Financial Institution as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Institution in the UK

Financial Institution
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Financial Institution.

Salary trend for Financial Institution in the UK

Financial Institution
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Financial Institution over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Financial Institution in the UK

Financial Institution
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Institution within the UK over the 6 months to 30 May 2020. 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 +18 510 £70,000 - 19
London -33 384 £75,000 +3.45% 13
UK excluding London +110 142 £42,500 -15.00% 11
North of England +157 64 £42,500 -5.56% 4
North West +103 34 £42,500 -5.56% 4
South East +89 33 £70,000 +1.82% 2
Work from Home +41 29 £63,750 -25.00% 2
Yorkshire +112 28 £40,000 +45.45%
South West +93 12 £52,500 -6.67%
Midlands +82 12 £52,500 -26.06%
Scotland +2 11 £52,500 -4.55% 5
East Midlands +58 8 £42,500 -5.56%
East of England +71 5 £92,000 +268.00%
Wales +1 5 £37,500 -16.67%
West Midlands +74 4 £55,000 -22.54%
North East - 2 £85,000 -

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, IT jobs citing Financial Institution also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Financial Institution.

1 533 (100.00%) Finance
2 181 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
3 175 (32.83%) SQL
4 153 (28.71%) Java
5 107 (20.08%) DevOps
6 102 (19.14%) Python
7 94 (17.64%) Fintech
8 93 (17.45%) JavaScript
9 87 (16.32%) Microsoft
10 84 (15.76%) Linux
11 73 (13.70%) Degree
12 72 (13.51%) Banking
13 68 (12.76%) .NET
13 68 (12.76%) Git (software)
14 64 (12.01%) Oracle
14 64 (12.01%) Spring
15 62 (11.63%) CSS
15 62 (11.63%) Azure
16 61 (11.44%) Docker
17 60 (11.26%) AWS
18 57 (10.69%) Scrum
19 56 (10.51%) TDD
20 55 (10.32%) C#
21 53 (9.94%) HTML
21 53 (9.94%) Windows
22 52 (9.76%) Software Engineering
23 51 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
24 49 (9.19%) Change Management
24 49 (9.19%) OO
25 46 (8.63%) SQL Server

Financial Institution
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 18 (3.38%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (2.63%) MQSeries
3 9 (1.69%) Confluence
3 9 (1.69%) IIS
4 8 (1.50%) Apache
4 8 (1.50%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.13%) SharePoint
6 5 (0.94%) Apache Spark
6 5 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (0.94%) Tomcat
6 5 (0.94%) WebSphere
6 5 (0.94%) WildFly
7 4 (0.75%) DataSynapse
7 4 (0.75%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.56%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (0.38%) Apache Airflow
9 2 (0.38%) JBoss
9 2 (0.38%) Mule
9 2 (0.38%) SAS
9 2 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (3.38%) Chatbot
2 14 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.38%) Sketch
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.19%) Figma
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.94%) HFM
1 5 (0.94%) Hyperion Planning
2 4 (0.75%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.56%) Distributed Ledger
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle AGIS
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.38%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.19%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.19%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.19%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 62 (11.63%) Azure
2 60 (11.26%) AWS
3 21 (3.94%) PaaS
4 18 (3.38%) IaaS
5 16 (3.00%) GCP
5 16 (3.00%) GitHub
6 15 (2.81%) Serverless
7 12 (2.25%) SaaS
8 9 (1.69%) Quay.io
9 8 (1.50%) Office 365
10 7 (1.31%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 6 (1.13%) Azure Active Directory
11 6 (1.13%) Power Platform
12 4 (0.75%) AWS CodePipeline
12 4 (0.75%) Datadog
12 4 (0.75%) OpenShift
12 4 (0.75%) Trello
13 3 (0.56%) Apigee
14 1 (0.19%) BrowserStack
14 1 (0.19%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.50%) DNS
2 21 (3.94%) TCP/IP
3 18 (3.38%) WAN
4 17 (3.19%) DHCP
4 17 (3.19%) Firewall
5 14 (2.63%) BGP
5 14 (2.63%) OSPF
6 10 (1.88%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (1.88%) Multicast
6 10 (1.88%) NX-OS
7 8 (1.50%) LAN
7 8 (1.50%) Unified Communications
8 7 (1.31%) VLAN
8 7 (1.31%) VoIP
9 6 (1.13%) VPN
10 5 (0.94%) EIGRP
10 5 (0.94%) IGMP
10 5 (0.94%) IPv6
10 5 (0.94%) SAN
10 5 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (8.63%) SQL Server
2 29 (5.44%) NoSQL
3 19 (3.56%) Relational Database
4 18 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (3.38%) MongoDB
4 18 (3.38%) MySQL
4 18 (3.38%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 14 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (2.25%) BusinessObjects
7 11 (2.06%) Big Data
7 11 (2.06%) Redis
8 9 (1.69%) Hadoop
9 8 (1.50%) DB2
9 8 (1.50%) NuoDB
10 7 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (1.13%) Power BI
11 6 (1.13%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.94%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 68 (12.76%) Git (software)
2 45 (8.44%) Jenkins
3 39 (7.32%) GitLab
3 39 (7.32%) JIRA
4 20 (3.75%) Bitbucket
5 16 (3.00%) Oracle APEX
6 14 (2.63%) Cucumber
7 13 (2.44%) CircleCI
8 12 (2.25%) SonarQube
8 12 (2.25%) webpack
9 10 (1.88%) Maven
9 10 (1.88%) Selenium
10 9 (1.69%) fastlane
10 9 (1.69%) Jasmine
10 9 (1.69%) JUnit
10 9 (1.69%) Mocha
10 9 (1.69%) TeamCity
11 8 (1.50%) git-flow
11 8 (1.50%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (1.13%) Eclipse
General
1 533 (100.00%) Finance
2 72 (13.51%) Banking
3 26 (4.88%) Front Office
4 22 (4.13%) Back Office
4 22 (4.13%) Legal
5 20 (3.75%) Games
6 19 (3.56%) Law
7 13 (2.44%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.69%) Retail
9 5 (0.94%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.75%) Billing
10 4 (0.75%) Mandarin Language
11 2 (0.38%) International Banking
11 2 (0.38%) Marketing
12 1 (0.19%) Advertising
12 1 (0.19%) French Language
12 1 (0.19%) Military
12 1 (0.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 176 (33.02%) Developer
2 70 (13.13%) Analyst
3 56 (10.51%) Senior Developer
4 52 (9.76%) Java Developer
5 31 (5.82%) Software Engineer
6 27 (5.07%) Senior Java Developer
7 25 (4.69%) Architect
7 25 (4.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 24 (4.50%) JavaScript Developer
9 22 (4.13%) Support Analyst
10 20 (3.75%) Applications Support
11 19 (3.56%) .NET Developer
11 19 (3.56%) Senior DevOps
12 18 (3.38%) Full Stack Developer
13 17 (3.19%) Junior
13 17 (3.19%) Programmer
14 16 (3.00%) DevOps Engineer
14 16 (3.00%) Network Engineer
15 15 (2.81%) Support Engineer
16 14 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (12.76%) .NET
2 64 (12.01%) Spring
3 62 (11.63%) CSS
4 53 (9.94%) HTML
5 44 (8.26%) AngularJS
6 42 (7.88%) RESTful
7 39 (7.32%) Web Services
7 39 (7.32%) XML
8 35 (6.57%) J2EE
9 32 (6.00%) React
10 23 (4.32%) JSP
10 23 (4.32%) REST
11 21 (3.94%) J2SE
11 21 (3.94%) JDBC
11 21 (3.94%) Node.js
11 21 (3.94%) Spring Boot
12 16 (3.00%) SOAP
13 15 (2.81%) JSON
13 15 (2.81%) XSLT
14 14 (2.63%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 51 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (6.75%) Derivative
3 19 (3.56%) User Experience
4 18 (3.38%) Mobile App
5 17 (3.19%) Greenfield Project
6 16 (3.00%) Data Centre
7 15 (2.81%) Data Structures
8 13 (2.44%) Management Information System
9 12 (2.25%) Equity Derivative
10 10 (1.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 9 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
12 8 (1.50%) Hedge funds
13 6 (1.13%) Algorithms
13 6 (1.13%) Cloud Native
13 6 (1.13%) Grid Computing
13 6 (1.13%) Hybrid Cloud
14 5 (0.94%) Credit Risk
14 5 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
14 5 (0.94%) Market Risk
14 5 (0.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 84 (15.76%) Linux
2 53 (9.94%) Windows
3 34 (6.38%) Unix
4 33 (6.19%) Apple iOS
5 24 (4.50%) CentOS
6 23 (4.32%) Android
7 14 (2.63%) Windows Server
8 10 (1.88%) Windows 10
9 9 (1.69%) Windows Server 2016
10 5 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.94%) SUSE
10 5 (0.94%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 5 (0.94%) Windows Server 2019
11 4 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.38%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (20.08%) DevOps
3 94 (17.64%) Fintech
4 57 (10.69%) Scrum
5 56 (10.51%) TDD
6 52 (9.76%) Software Engineering
7 49 (9.19%) Change Management
7 49 (9.19%) OO
8 46 (8.63%) Computer Science
9 45 (8.44%) Problem-Solving
10 42 (7.88%) Analytics
11 40 (7.50%) Microservices
12 38 (7.13%) BDD
13 35 (6.57%) Multithreading
13 35 (6.57%) MVC
14 34 (6.38%) Mathematics
15 31 (5.82%) Continuous Improvement
15 31 (5.82%) Front End Development
16 26 (4.88%) Cybersecurity
16 26 (4.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 175 (32.83%) SQL
2 153 (28.71%) Java
3 102 (19.14%) Python
4 93 (17.45%) JavaScript
5 55 (10.32%) C#
6 41 (7.69%) PL/SQL
7 26 (4.88%) TypeScript
8 22 (4.13%) Bash Shell
9 19 (3.56%) Java 8
10 18 (3.38%) C++
10 18 (3.38%) PowerShell
11 17 (3.19%) Ruby
12 15 (2.81%) T-SQL
13 12 (2.25%) Scala
14 11 (2.06%) Go
14 11 (2.06%) PHP
15 9 (1.69%) Apple Swift
15 9 (1.69%) VB.NET
16 8 (1.50%) Apex Code
17 7 (1.31%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 73 (13.70%) Degree
2 37 (6.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (2.25%) Numerate Degree
5 10 (1.88%) CCNP
6 7 (1.31%) CCIE
7 6 (1.13%) CISM
7 6 (1.13%) CISSP
7 6 (1.13%) MCSE
7 6 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.94%) PhD
9 4 (0.75%) CCSA
9 4 (0.75%) CCSE
10 3 (0.56%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
10 3 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.38%) ACCA
11 2 (0.38%) CIMA
11 2 (0.38%) CISA
11 2 (0.38%) GIAC
11 2 (0.38%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.00%) QA
2 12 (2.25%) Data Quality
3 9 (1.69%) GDPR
4 8 (1.50%) PMO
5 6 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.75%) Basel III
6 4 (0.75%) CRD IV
6 4 (0.75%) ITGC
6 4 (0.75%) SLA
7 3 (0.56%) COBIT
8 2 (0.38%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.38%) NIST
8 2 (0.38%) PSD2
9 1 (0.19%) EMIR
9 1 (0.19%) MiFID
System Software
1 61 (11.44%) Docker
2 21 (3.94%) Active Directory
3 12 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.94%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.94%) vSphere
4 5 (0.94%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (0.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (0.38%) OpenSSH
6 2 (0.38%) Samba
6 2 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 28 (5.25%) Kubernetes
2 27 (5.07%) Ansible
3 23 (4.32%) Terraform
4 15 (2.81%) Puppet
5 9 (1.69%) SCCM
6 5 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.94%) SCOM
6 5 (0.94%) WSUS
7 4 (0.75%) Control-M
8 3 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.56%) vCenter Server
9 2 (0.38%) Nagios
9 2 (0.38%) Packer
9 2 (0.38%) PowerCLI
10 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.19%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.19%) WMI
10 1 (0.19%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 87 (16.32%) Microsoft
2 64 (12.01%) Oracle
3 25 (4.69%) Cisco
4 18 (3.38%) VMware
5 16 (3.00%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (2.63%) CheckPoint
7 11 (2.06%) F5
7 11 (2.06%) SAP
8 10 (1.88%) Infoblox
9 9 (1.69%) Bloomberg
9 9 (1.69%) Palo Alto
9 9 (1.69%) Reuters
10 8 (1.50%) Jitterbit
11 7 (1.31%) IBM
11 7 (1.31%) Red Hat
12 5 (0.94%) Avaya
12 5 (0.94%) Citrix
12 5 (0.94%) ForeScout
12 5 (0.94%) Hyperion
12 5 (0.94%) Murex