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to

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 17 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
UK
6 months to
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 406 474 459
Rank change year-on-year +68 -15 -6
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 1,377 514 582
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.86% 0.57% 0.60%
As % of the General category 1.34% 1.05% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 672 362 446
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £51,125 £50,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £68,200 £65,000 £68,750
Median % change year-on-year +4.92% -5.45% -1.79%
75th Percentile £95,000 £83,000 £83,750
90th Percentile £112,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £53,250 £43,750
% change year-on-year +7.98% +21.71% -12.50%

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 102,943 48,796 52,859
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 64.21% 54.41% 54.88%
Number of salaries quoted 50,915 34,682 40,868
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 17 May 2022.

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 17 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England +64 1,200 £68,200 +4.92% 131
London +13 953 £75,000 - 91
Work from Home +57 638 £62,000 +3.33% 40
UK excluding London -28 274 £57,500 +7.98% 44
South East -50 83 £63,750 +2.00% 7
North of England -60 60 £55,000 +4.76% 16
Midlands -28 48 £60,000 +11.63% 8
South West -18 43 £58,500 +6.36% 5
North West -52 39 £57,500 +15.00% 11
East Midlands +3 38 £55,000 -15.38% 4
Scotland -66 36 £57,500 +15.00% 6
Yorkshire -43 21 £47,500 -13.64% 4
West Midlands -45 10 £70,000 +64.71% 4
Wales -37 2 £60,000 -4.00%
East of England - 2 - - 2
Northern Ireland -15 1 £57,500 -

For the 6 months to 17 May 2022, 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 1,377 (100.00%) Finance
2 508 (36.89%) Agile
3 417 (30.28%) AWS
4 404 (29.34%) Java
5 395 (28.69%) Software Engineering
6 383 (27.81%) Fintech
7 363 (26.36%) Social Skills
8 312 (22.66%) Banking
9 308 (22.37%) Analytics
10 286 (20.77%) DevOps
11 284 (20.62%) Python
12 278 (20.19%) SQL
13 277 (20.12%) JavaScript
14 271 (19.68%) React
15 269 (19.54%) CI/CD
16 250 (18.16%) Microservices
17 221 (16.05%) TDD
18 210 (15.25%) Azure
18 210 (15.25%) Problem-Solving
19 196 (14.23%) Degree
20 190 (13.80%) Kubernetes
21 185 (13.44%) Full Stack Development
22 177 (12.85%) Data Science
23 170 (12.35%) Docker
24 166 (12.06%) Mentoring
24 166 (12.06%) Test Automation
25 158 (11.47%) REST
26 157 (11.40%) Git (software)
27 151 (10.97%) TypeScript
28 149 (10.82%) Computer Science

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 55 (3.99%) Confluence
2 32 (2.32%) Apache
3 29 (2.11%) Apache Airflow
4 27 (1.96%) Apache Spark
5 23 (1.67%) Ethereum
6 22 (1.60%) Tomcat
7 21 (1.53%) JBoss
8 16 (1.16%) CMS
9 12 (0.87%) Hyperledger
9 12 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 12 (0.87%) SharePoint
10 11 (0.80%) Jetty
11 9 (0.65%) WebLogic
11 9 (0.65%) WebSphere
11 9 (0.65%) WordPress
12 8 (0.58%) OpenStack
13 7 (0.51%) Jupyter
14 6 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
14 6 (0.44%) Luigi
15 5 (0.36%) nginx
Applications
1 43 (3.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 30 (2.18%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (1.53%) Sketch
4 20 (1.45%) MS Visio
5 18 (1.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 13 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 11 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
8 4 (0.29%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.15%) InVision
10 1 (0.073%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 12 (0.87%) Distributed Ledger
2 7 (0.51%) Ripple
2 7 (0.51%) Ripple XRP
3 6 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.29%) Temenos T24
5 3 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.073%) Cloudability
7 1 (0.073%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.073%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.073%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.073%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.073%) SAP WM
7 1 (0.073%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 417 (30.28%) AWS
2 210 (15.25%) Azure
3 132 (9.59%) GCP
4 85 (6.17%) SaaS
5 58 (4.21%) Serverless
6 57 (4.14%) Cloud Computing
7 42 (3.05%) AWS CloudFormation
7 42 (3.05%) AWS Lambda
8 37 (2.69%) Amazon EMR
9 32 (2.32%) Amazon S3
10 24 (1.74%) GitHub
11 23 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
11 23 (1.67%) Microsoft 365
12 22 (1.60%) Amazon Kinesis
13 18 (1.31%) PaaS
14 16 (1.16%) Kong
15 15 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 13 (0.94%) GitHub Actions
16 13 (0.94%) Snowflake
17 12 (0.87%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 72 (5.23%) Internet
2 23 (1.67%) Firewall
2 23 (1.67%) SNA
3 18 (1.31%) SSL
4 13 (0.94%) DNS
4 13 (0.94%) TCP/IP
5 11 (0.80%) HTTPS
6 10 (0.73%) VPN
7 9 (0.65%) HTTP
7 9 (0.65%) IP Telephony
8 8 (0.58%) LAN
8 8 (0.58%) NX-OS
8 8 (0.58%) WLAN
9 7 (0.51%) FTP
10 5 (0.36%) Wireless
11 4 (0.29%) 3G
11 4 (0.29%) DAB
11 4 (0.29%) DSL
11 4 (0.29%) SAN
12 3 (0.22%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (8.79%) PostgreSQL
2 105 (7.63%) MySQL
3 83 (6.03%) SQL Server
4 75 (5.45%) Big Data
5 63 (4.58%) Relational Database
6 52 (3.78%) RDBMS
7 51 (3.70%) NoSQL
8 49 (3.56%) MongoDB
9 27 (1.96%) Parquet
10 25 (1.82%) Data Lake
11 24 (1.74%) Amazon Athena
12 21 (1.53%) Amazon RDS
13 20 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
14 17 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 17 (1.23%) Electronic Patient Records
14 17 (1.23%) Geospatial Data
15 12 (0.87%) Hadoop
16 11 (0.80%) Power BI
17 10 (0.73%) Oracle Database
17 10 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 157 (11.40%) Git (software)
2 98 (7.12%) JIRA
3 82 (5.95%) Jenkins
4 56 (4.07%) webpack
5 55 (3.99%) Selenium
6 37 (2.69%) Cucumber
6 37 (2.69%) Cypress.io
7 36 (2.61%) GitLab
8 35 (2.54%) JUnit
9 27 (1.96%) Maven
10 21 (1.53%) Mockito
10 21 (1.53%) NUnit
11 20 (1.45%) Gradle
12 19 (1.38%) Bitbucket
13 18 (1.31%) CircleCI
14 14 (1.02%) Ant
14 14 (1.02%) Postman
14 14 (1.02%) Sonatype Nexus
15 12 (0.87%) WebDriver
16 11 (0.80%) TeamCity
General
1 1,377 (100.00%) Finance
2 363 (26.36%) Social Skills
3 312 (22.66%) Banking
4 140 (10.17%) Games
5 106 (7.70%) Analytical Skills
6 104 (7.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 90 (6.54%) Aviation
8 82 (5.95%) Legal
9 75 (5.45%) Marketing
10 33 (2.40%) Front Office
10 33 (2.40%) Investment Banking
10 33 (2.40%) Law
11 29 (2.11%) Documentation Skills
12 21 (1.53%) Organisational Skills
12 21 (1.53%) Retail
13 20 (1.45%) Influencing Skills
14 19 (1.38%) Electronics
14 19 (1.38%) Presentation Skills
15 17 (1.23%) Russian Language
16 13 (0.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 272 (19.75%) Developer
2 191 (13.87%) Software Engineer
3 107 (7.77%) Architect
4 100 (7.26%) Analyst
5 70 (5.08%) Data Engineer
6 63 (4.58%) Java Developer
6 63 (4.58%) Senior Developer
7 56 (4.07%) Business Analyst
7 56 (4.07%) DevOps Engineer
8 43 (3.12%) AWS Engineer
9 42 (3.05%) Lead Software Engineer
10 41 (2.98%) Full Stack Developer
11 40 (2.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 35 (2.54%) Designer
13 34 (2.47%) Project Manager
14 33 (2.40%) Cloud Engineer
15 32 (2.32%) Java Engineer
16 31 (2.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 30 (2.18%) VMware Engineer
18 29 (2.11%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 271 (19.68%) React
2 158 (11.47%) REST
3 146 (10.60%) CSS
4 132 (9.59%) Node.js
5 131 (9.51%) AngularJS
5 131 (9.51%) Spring
6 127 (9.22%) HTML
7 113 (8.21%) RESTful
8 112 (8.13%) .NET
9 79 (5.74%) Kafka
10 77 (5.59%) .NET Core
10 77 (5.59%) Redux
11 67 (4.87%) Spring Boot
12 61 (4.43%) Vue.js
13 60 (4.36%) Sass
14 53 (3.85%) JSON
15 48 (3.49%) CSS3
16 46 (3.34%) HTML5
16 46 (3.34%) Web Services
17 37 (2.69%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 136 (9.88%) User Experience
2 120 (8.71%) Blockchain
3 96 (6.97%) Virtual Team
4 81 (5.88%) Algorithms
5 71 (5.16%) Greenfield Project
6 60 (4.36%) Management Information System
7 55 (3.99%) Digital Currency
8 44 (3.20%) Cloud Native
9 40 (2.90%) Hedge funds
9 40 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
10 38 (2.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 38 (2.76%) Public Cloud
11 34 (2.47%) PMI
12 30 (2.18%) Bitcoin
13 26 (1.89%) Linux Command Line
14 25 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
15 24 (1.74%) Cyber Defence
15 24 (1.74%) Cyberattack
16 23 (1.67%) Data Structures
16 23 (1.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 135 (9.80%) Linux
2 71 (5.16%) Windows
3 55 (3.99%) Unix
4 28 (2.03%) Apple iOS
5 24 (1.74%) Android
6 15 (1.09%) Mac OS
7 13 (0.94%) CentOS
8 11 (0.80%) Windows 10
9 10 (0.73%) Windows 7
10 9 (0.65%) Windows Server
11 5 (0.36%) CoreOS
11 5 (0.36%) Debian
11 5 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.15%) Kali Linux
13 2 (0.15%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.073%) Solaris
14 1 (0.073%) VMS
14 1 (0.073%) Windows Server 2016
14 1 (0.073%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 508 (36.89%) Agile
2 395 (28.69%) Software Engineering
3 383 (27.81%) Fintech
4 308 (22.37%) Analytics
5 286 (20.77%) DevOps
6 269 (19.54%) CI/CD
7 250 (18.16%) Microservices
8 221 (16.05%) TDD
9 210 (15.25%) Problem-Solving
10 185 (13.44%) Full Stack Development
11 177 (12.85%) Data Science
12 166 (12.06%) Mentoring
12 166 (12.06%) Test Automation
13 149 (10.82%) Computer Science
14 134 (9.73%) Artificial Intelligence
15 127 (9.22%) Event-Driven
16 118 (8.57%) Collaborative Working
16 118 (8.57%) User Stories
17 111 (8.06%) Scrum
18 108 (7.84%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 404 (29.34%) Java
2 284 (20.62%) Python
3 278 (20.19%) SQL
4 277 (20.12%) JavaScript
5 151 (10.97%) TypeScript
6 138 (10.02%) C#
7 66 (4.79%) Scala
8 46 (3.34%) Bash
9 39 (2.83%) Go
10 28 (2.03%) Kotlin
11 27 (1.96%) Groovy
12 26 (1.89%) Ruby
13 25 (1.82%) C
13 25 (1.82%) Shell Script
14 23 (1.67%) C++
15 22 (1.60%) ES6
16 17 (1.23%) Apple Swift
16 17 (1.23%) PowerShell
17 12 (0.87%) Perl
17 12 (0.87%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 196 (14.23%) Degree
2 112 (8.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 36 (2.61%) PMI Certification
4 20 (1.45%) AWS Certification
5 13 (0.94%) CISSP
6 11 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.51%) CISM
8 7 (0.51%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (0.44%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 6 (0.44%) GIAC
10 5 (0.36%) CISA
11 4 (0.29%) CCSP
11 4 (0.29%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.29%) MBA
12 3 (0.22%) ISEB
12 3 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.22%) PhD
12 3 (0.22%) TOGAF Certification
13 2 (0.15%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (7.84%) QA
2 29 (2.11%) Data Quality
2 29 (2.11%) GDPR
3 27 (1.96%) FATCA
4 25 (1.82%) Accessibility
5 11 (0.80%) SLA
6 10 (0.73%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.58%) EMIR
8 6 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.29%) GRC
9 4 (0.29%) ISO 20022
9 4 (0.29%) MiFID
10 2 (0.15%) COBIT
10 2 (0.15%) NIST
10 2 (0.15%) PMO
11 1 (0.073%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.073%) IFRS
11 1 (0.073%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.073%) SEPA
11 1 (0.073%) Solvency II
System Software
1 170 (12.35%) Docker
2 44 (3.20%) Active Directory
3 41 (2.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (1.67%) XenApp
5 4 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.22%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.15%) vSphere
8 1 (0.073%) Firmware
8 1 (0.073%) Xen
Systems Management
1 190 (13.80%) Kubernetes
2 130 (9.44%) Terraform
3 55 (3.99%) Ansible
4 17 (1.23%) Puppet
5 12 (0.87%) Grafana
6 11 (0.80%) Istio
6 11 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (0.73%) Prometheus
8 8 (0.58%) Jamf Pro
9 5 (0.36%) Fluentd
9 5 (0.36%) Kibana
9 5 (0.36%) Kubeflow
9 5 (0.36%) Kustomize
9 5 (0.36%) Podman
10 3 (0.22%) Consul
10 3 (0.22%) SCOM
11 2 (0.15%) Control-M
11 2 (0.15%) Nagios
11 2 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.15%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 90 (6.54%) Oracle
2 79 (5.74%) Microsoft
3 64 (4.65%) Google
4 50 (3.63%) LexisNexis
5 42 (3.05%) VMware
6 29 (2.11%) FNZ
7 27 (1.96%) Apple
8 26 (1.89%) Citrix
9 25 (1.82%) IBM
10 19 (1.38%) Adobe
10 19 (1.38%) Cisco
10 19 (1.38%) UiPath
11 16 (1.16%) Sybase
12 15 (1.09%) ServiceNow
13 14 (1.02%) Atlassian
14 10 (0.73%) NetApp
15 9 (0.65%) F5
15 9 (0.65%) Mapbox
15 9 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
16 8 (0.58%) Arista