Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Financial Institution
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 358 438 359
Rank change year-on-year +80 -79 +30
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 1566 1312 1954
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.88% 0.69% 0.89%
As % of the General category 1.99% 1.62% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 922 1071 1576
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £101,125 £90,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -9.09%

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 78852 81123 98702
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.07% 42.72% 45.06%
Number of salaries quoted 57534 66056 78854
UK median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.00% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Financial Institution
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Financial Institution in the UK

Financial Institution
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Financial Institution.

Salary trend for Financial Institution in the UK

Financial Institution
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Institution over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Financial Institution in the UK

Financial Institution
Top 15 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 18 November 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 +70 1503 £65,000 +13.04% 77
London +63 1208 £67,500 +8.00% 66
UK excluding London +31 355 £50,000 +5.26% 12
South East +12 150 £53,000 +6.00% 2
North of England +49 88 £50,000 +25.00% 6
North West +23 77 £47,500 +8.57% 3
Scotland +8 40 £40,000 +40.35% 1
Midlands -3 32 £55,000 +37.50% 1
West Midlands +3 22 £55,000 +45.70%
Wales +33 21 £40,000 -
East of England -15 17 £58,750 +9.81%
Yorkshire +33 10 £57,000 +75.38% 3
East Midlands +25 10 - - 1
South West -33 8 £45,000 -25.00% 2
North East +10 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Financial Institution 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 Financial Institution.

1 1566 (100.00%) Finance
2 656 (41.89%) Banking
3 470 (30.01%) Agile Software Development
4 404 (25.80%) Java
5 388 (24.78%) SQL
6 311 (19.86%) Investment Banking
7 298 (19.03%) Degree
8 278 (17.75%) Microsoft
9 269 (17.18%) Asset Management
10 242 (15.45%) Wealth Management
11 233 (14.88%) Python
12 225 (14.37%) Hedge funds
13 216 (13.79%) C#
14 214 (13.67%) Oracle
15 212 (13.54%) Front Office
16 203 (12.96%) SQL Server
17 187 (11.94%) .NET
18 185 (11.81%) SDLC
19 180 (11.49%) Windows
20 178 (11.37%) Retail Banking
20 178 (11.37%) Fintech
21 174 (11.11%) Unix
22 169 (10.79%) Linux
22 169 (10.79%) Analytical Skills
23 168 (10.73%) Change Management
24 166 (10.60%) JavaScript
25 161 (10.28%) Software Engineering
26 150 (9.58%) Computer Science
27 147 (9.39%) OO
28 134 (8.56%) HTML

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 72 (4.60%) SharePoint
2 61 (3.90%) SAS
3 38 (2.43%) Apache Spark
4 27 (1.72%) Tomcat
5 25 (1.60%) CMS
5 25 (1.60%) IIS
6 22 (1.40%) JBoss
7 18 (1.15%) Apache
7 18 (1.15%) WebLogic
8 15 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
9 14 (0.89%) WebSphere
10 10 (0.64%) MS Exchange
11 9 (0.57%) Confluence
12 5 (0.32%) Oracle Service Bus
12 5 (0.32%) Skype for Business
12 5 (0.32%) WebLogic Portal
13 4 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.26%) EPiServer
14 3 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
14 3 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 115 (7.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 106 (6.77%) Microsoft Office
3 51 (3.26%) Microsoft Project
4 49 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (0.64%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.26%) Maple
7 3 (0.19%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.064%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.064%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.064%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.064%) Lectora
8 1 (0.064%) Moqups
8 1 (0.064%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 42 (2.68%) Temenos T24
2 29 (1.85%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (0.64%) VisionPLUS
4 8 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
5 5 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.32%) Oracle FAH
5 5 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (0.32%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 5 (0.32%) Oracle iProcurement
5 5 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.19%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.19%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.13%) BASE24
7 2 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.13%) Eikon
7 2 (0.13%) Kondor
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.13%) Summit
8 1 (0.064%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 108 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (2.30%) SaaS
4 24 (1.53%) PaaS
5 21 (1.34%) Office 365
6 17 (1.09%) IaaS
7 8 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (0.38%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.32%) GitHub
9 5 (0.32%) npm
9 5 (0.32%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.19%) IBM Blueworks
11 2 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.13%) Bluemix
11 2 (0.13%) Boomi
11 2 (0.13%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.13%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.13%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.13%) Serverless
11 2 (0.13%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 68 (4.34%) Firewall
2 67 (4.28%) TCP/IP
3 57 (3.64%) LAN
4 54 (3.45%) WAN
5 53 (3.38%) VPN
6 33 (2.11%) Wireless
7 31 (1.98%) DNS
8 30 (1.92%) OSPF
9 28 (1.79%) BGP
10 26 (1.66%) Multicast
11 25 (1.60%) BIG-IP
12 22 (1.40%) DHCP
13 20 (1.28%) Cisco IOS
14 18 (1.15%) Internet
15 17 (1.09%) HTTP
15 17 (1.09%) MPLS
16 16 (1.02%) Ethernet
16 16 (1.02%) SAN
17 15 (0.96%) Network Security
18 14 (0.89%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 100 (6.39%) Blockchain
3 90 (5.75%) Relational Database
4 49 (3.13%) Big Data
5 48 (3.07%) Power BI
6 45 (2.87%) Star Schema
7 42 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 41 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 27 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 27 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
10 26 (1.66%) Hadoop
11 24 (1.53%) MySQL
12 23 (1.47%) MongoDB
13 20 (1.28%) NoSQL
14 19 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
15 16 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
15 16 (1.02%) DB2
16 14 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
16 14 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
17 10 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 95 (6.07%) JIRA
2 54 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 47 (3.00%) Visual Studio
4 44 (2.81%) Jenkins
5 39 (2.49%) Selenium
6 34 (2.17%) Maven
7 26 (1.66%) Subversion
8 23 (1.47%) Bitbucket
9 22 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
10 21 (1.34%) T4 Templates
10 21 (1.34%) WiX
11 18 (1.15%) TeamCity
12 15 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 15 (0.96%) JMeter
12 15 (0.96%) SoapUI
13 14 (0.89%) Cucumber
13 14 (0.89%) WebDriver
14 13 (0.83%) HP UFT
15 12 (0.77%) Gradle
15 12 (0.77%) JUnit
General
1 1566 (100.00%) Finance
2 656 (41.89%) Banking
3 311 (19.86%) Investment Banking
4 212 (13.54%) Front Office
5 178 (11.37%) Retail Banking
6 81 (5.17%) Marketing
7 63 (4.02%) Retail
8 60 (3.83%) Telecoms
9 59 (3.77%) Law
10 35 (2.23%) Legal
11 34 (2.17%) Corporate Banking
12 33 (2.11%) Back Office
13 29 (1.85%) French Language
14 18 (1.15%) German Language
15 14 (0.89%) Electronics
16 13 (0.83%) Manufacturing
17 10 (0.64%) Advertising
18 9 (0.57%) Billing
19 8 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
20 6 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 452 (28.86%) Developer
2 248 (15.84%) Analyst
3 141 (9.00%) Java Developer
4 109 (6.96%) C# Developer
4 109 (6.96%) Consultant
5 106 (6.77%) Business Analyst
6 97 (6.19%) Senior Developer
7 77 (4.92%) Software Engineer
8 70 (4.47%) Senior Java Developer
9 58 (3.70%) .NET Developer
10 57 (3.64%) Oracle Developer
11 54 (3.45%) Junior
12 48 (3.07%) Software Developer
13 47 (3.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
14 43 (2.75%) Support Analyst
15 39 (2.49%) Banking Analyst
15 39 (2.49%) C# .NET Developer
16 38 (2.43%) Architect
17 36 (2.30%) Delivery Manager
18 35 (2.23%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (11.94%) .NET
2 134 (8.56%) HTML
3 96 (6.13%) Web Services
4 95 (6.07%) CSS
5 85 (5.43%) AngularJS
6 80 (5.11%) XML
7 69 (4.41%) REST
8 57 (3.64%) .NET Framework
8 57 (3.64%) WCF
9 54 (3.45%) Entity Framework
10 53 (3.38%) WPF
11 52 (3.32%) HTML5
12 48 (3.07%) ASP.NET
13 46 (2.94%) Spring
14 42 (2.68%) jQuery
15 40 (2.55%) SOAP
16 37 (2.36%) XSLT
17 33 (2.11%) RESTful
18 30 (1.92%) React
19 28 (1.79%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 225 (14.37%) Hedge funds
2 178 (11.37%) Fintech
3 169 (10.79%) Analytical Skills
4 150 (9.58%) Computer Science
5 126 (8.05%) Equities
6 104 (6.64%) Fixed Income
7 89 (5.68%) User Experience
8 71 (4.53%) Management Information System
9 54 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
10 44 (2.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 42 (2.68%) Data Centre
12 38 (2.43%) Algorithms
13 37 (2.36%) Digital Currency
13 37 (2.36%) Mobile App
14 25 (1.60%) Contactless
14 25 (1.60%) Derivative
15 24 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
16 23 (1.47%) Reference Data
17 21 (1.34%) Market Risk
18 20 (1.28%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 180 (11.49%) Windows
2 174 (11.11%) Unix
3 169 (10.79%) Linux
4 57 (3.64%) Windows Server
5 36 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (1.60%) Windows 7
8 23 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (1.28%) Solaris
10 15 (0.96%) Android
10 15 (0.96%) Apple iOS
11 10 (0.64%) Windows 10
12 9 (0.57%) CentOS
13 4 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.19%) Kali Linux
15 2 (0.13%) AIX
15 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.064%) Debian
16 1 (0.064%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.064%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 470 (30.01%) Agile Software Development
2 269 (17.18%) Asset Management
3 242 (15.45%) Wealth Management
4 185 (11.81%) SDLC
5 168 (10.73%) Change Management
6 161 (10.28%) Software Engineering
7 147 (9.39%) OO
8 132 (8.43%) TDD
9 124 (7.92%) Scrum
10 120 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
10 120 (7.66%) ITIL
11 106 (6.77%) Analytics
12 105 (6.70%) Test Automation
13 99 (6.32%) Project Management
13 99 (6.32%) Risk Management
14 94 (6.00%) Business Analysis
14 94 (6.00%) OOD
14 94 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
15 88 (5.62%) Business Transformation
16 80 (5.11%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 404 (25.80%) Java
2 388 (24.78%) SQL
3 233 (14.88%) Python
4 216 (13.79%) C#
5 166 (10.60%) JavaScript
6 74 (4.73%) C++
7 71 (4.53%) R
8 65 (4.15%) MATLAB
9 64 (4.09%) PL/SQL
10 60 (3.83%) T-SQL
11 53 (3.38%) PowerShell
12 45 (2.87%) Perl
13 38 (2.43%) Shell Script
14 33 (2.11%) Scala
15 27 (1.72%) VB.NET
16 24 (1.53%) ES6
17 19 (1.21%) Bash Shell
17 19 (1.21%) PHP
18 18 (1.15%) C
19 17 (1.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 298 (19.03%) Degree
2 41 (2.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (1.98%) PhD
5 27 (1.72%) CCNP
6 25 (1.60%) CCNA
7 20 (1.28%) CCIE
8 17 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 16 (1.02%) ISTQB
10 15 (0.96%) CISSP
10 15 (0.96%) ISEB
11 14 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 10 (0.64%) PMP
13 9 (0.57%) CCDA
13 9 (0.57%) CCSA
13 9 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (0.51%) PMI Certification
15 7 (0.45%) CISM
15 7 (0.45%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (6.90%) QA
2 26 (1.66%) PMO
3 20 (1.28%) SLA
4 17 (1.09%) MiFID
5 15 (0.96%) IFRS
5 15 (0.96%) IFRS 9
6 14 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (0.89%) PCI DSS
7 13 (0.83%) SEPA
8 11 (0.70%) Data Quality
8 11 (0.70%) GDPR
9 9 (0.57%) Basel III
10 8 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 8 (0.51%) TARGET2
11 7 (0.45%) FATCA
12 6 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
13 5 (0.32%) COBIT
13 5 (0.32%) EMIR
13 5 (0.32%) ISO 20022
13 5 (0.32%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 64 (4.09%) Active Directory
2 34 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (2.11%) Docker
4 25 (1.60%) Hyper-V
5 19 (1.21%) vSphere
6 11 (0.70%) DFS Replication
6 11 (0.70%) Terminal Server
7 7 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (0.19%) ProxySG
10 2 (0.13%) NFS
10 2 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 2 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.064%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.064%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.064%) HDFS
11 1 (0.064%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.064%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 33 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
2 32 (2.04%) Puppet
3 24 (1.53%) Ansible
4 18 (1.15%) SCCM
5 11 (0.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 11 (0.70%) SCOM
5 11 (0.70%) WMI
6 8 (0.51%) Red Hat Satellite
6 8 (0.51%) Terraform
7 7 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
8 6 (0.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 5 (0.32%) Failover Clustering
9 5 (0.32%) Kubernetes
9 5 (0.32%) vCenter Server
10 4 (0.26%) FortiGate
10 4 (0.26%) NetBackup
10 4 (0.26%) PowerCLI
10 4 (0.26%) vRealize
11 3 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (0.19%) Consul
Vendors
1 278 (17.75%) Microsoft
2 214 (13.67%) Oracle
3 86 (5.49%) Cisco
4 48 (3.07%) VMware
5 47 (3.00%) Cognizant
6 46 (2.94%) MicroStrategy
7 42 (2.68%) Temenos
8 41 (2.62%) Citrix
9 38 (2.43%) F5
10 37 (2.36%) Sybase
11 34 (2.17%) IBM
11 34 (2.17%) Red Hat
12 29 (1.85%) BMC
12 29 (1.85%) Juniper
12 29 (1.85%) Remedy
13 27 (1.72%) Alias
14 26 (1.66%) ServiceNow
15 25 (1.60%) LANDesk
16 23 (1.47%) Splunk
17 22 (1.40%) HEAT Software