Period
to 22 August 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 22 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 361 420 358
Rank change year-on-year +59 -62 +18
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 1510 1420 1977
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.86% 0.72% 0.91%
As % of the General category 2.00% 1.67% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 938 1186 1550
UK median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% - -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £33,225
90th Percentile £97,500 £85,000 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.11% +8.82% -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 75481 85077 97166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.87% 43.18% 44.55%
Number of salaries quoted 55873 69657 76930
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.15% +2.35% -

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +58 1438 £65,000 +18.18% 132
London +55 1179 £67,500 +12.50% 110
UK excluding London -48 329 £50,000 +8.11% 25
South East +41 122 £50,000 +5.26% 6
North of England -12 92 £50,500 +17.78% 9
North West +21 79 £50,000 +15.61% 7
Scotland -11 38 £40,000 +6.67% 2
Wales +34 32 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Midlands +5 23 £55,000 +22.22% 2
West Midlands -7 13 £55,000 +22.22% 1
South West -12 13 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Yorkshire -23 12 £56,250 +40.63% 2
East Midlands +24 10 £32,500 -48.00% 1
East of England -53 9 £55,000 +18.28% 2
North East +17 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1510 (100.00%) Finance
2 661 (43.77%) Banking
3 436 (28.87%) SQL
4 411 (27.22%) Agile Software Development
5 362 (23.97%) Java
6 307 (20.33%) Investment Banking
7 277 (18.34%) Degree
8 262 (17.35%) Asset Management
9 230 (15.23%) Microsoft
10 227 (15.03%) Oracle
11 226 (14.97%) Retail
12 219 (14.50%) Wealth Management
13 216 (14.30%) Change Management
14 208 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
15 205 (13.58%) C#
16 204 (13.51%) Python
17 200 (13.25%) SQL Server
18 197 (13.05%) Software Engineering
19 195 (12.91%) Fintech
20 185 (12.25%) Front Office
21 181 (11.99%) Unix
22 174 (11.52%) .NET
23 166 (10.99%) Linux
24 162 (10.73%) SDLC
25 160 (10.60%) Windows
26 150 (9.93%) Equities
27 148 (9.80%) Retail Banking
28 143 (9.47%) JavaScript
29 141 (9.34%) Computer Science
30 139 (9.21%) 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 53 (3.51%) SAS
2 49 (3.25%) SharePoint
3 21 (1.39%) CMS
3 21 (1.39%) Tomcat
4 18 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (1.19%) WebSphere
5 17 (1.13%) WebLogic
6 15 (0.99%) Apache
7 14 (0.93%) Apache Spark
8 13 (0.86%) JBoss
9 9 (0.60%) IIS
9 9 (0.60%) MS Exchange
10 7 (0.46%) Apache Solr
11 6 (0.40%) Confluence
11 6 (0.40%) EPiServer
11 6 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.33%) WebLogic Portal
13 4 (0.26%) Foswiki
13 4 (0.26%) Skype for Business
13 4 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 115 (7.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 102 (6.75%) Microsoft Office
3 48 (3.18%) Microsoft Project
4 39 (2.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (0.73%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.26%) Adobe Captivate
6 4 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.26%) Final Cut Pro
6 4 (0.26%) Lectora
6 4 (0.26%) Snagit
7 2 (0.13%) Maple
7 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 42 (2.78%) Temenos T24
2 14 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.40%) Eloqua
4 5 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.33%) Oracle FAH
4 5 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (0.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 5 (0.33%) Oracle iProcurement
4 5 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.33%) VisionPLUS
5 4 (0.26%) BASE24
5 4 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
5 4 (0.26%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.13%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.13%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 58 (3.84%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (2.12%) SaaS
4 18 (1.19%) Office 365
5 11 (0.73%) IaaS
6 9 (0.60%) PaaS
7 8 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.26%) Bluemix
8 4 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.26%) IBM Cloud
9 3 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (0.20%) Boomi
9 3 (0.20%) Google App Engine
9 3 (0.20%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.20%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.13%) IBM Blueworks
10 2 (0.13%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 1 (0.066%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.066%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 78 (5.17%) TCP/IP
2 65 (4.30%) Firewall
3 61 (4.04%) WAN
4 60 (3.97%) LAN
5 38 (2.52%) Internet
5 38 (2.52%) VPN
6 34 (2.25%) Multicast
7 31 (2.05%) DNS
8 30 (1.99%) OSPF
9 29 (1.92%) Wireless
10 28 (1.85%) BGP
10 28 (1.85%) HTTP
11 22 (1.46%) BIG-IP
11 22 (1.46%) Cisco IOS
12 21 (1.39%) Ethernet
13 20 (1.32%) DHCP
14 19 (1.26%) Cisco Nexus
15 18 (1.19%) NetScaler
15 18 (1.19%) SAN
16 17 (1.13%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (13.25%) SQL Server
2 96 (6.36%) Blockchain
3 60 (3.97%) Relational Database
4 56 (3.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 49 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 39 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 34 (2.25%) Power BI
7 34 (2.25%) Star Schema
8 33 (2.19%) MySQL
9 32 (2.12%) MongoDB
10 30 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
11 28 (1.85%) NoSQL
12 26 (1.72%) Big Data
12 26 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
13 21 (1.39%) DB2
13 21 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
14 16 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
14 16 (1.06%) Hadoop
15 12 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
15 12 (0.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 81 (5.36%) JIRA
2 59 (3.91%) Git (software)
3 47 (3.11%) Visual Studio
4 42 (2.78%) Selenium
5 33 (2.19%) HP UFT
6 31 (2.05%) Subversion
7 27 (1.79%) Jenkins
8 26 (1.72%) Maven
9 24 (1.59%) TeamCity
10 22 (1.46%) WebDriver
11 21 (1.39%) T4 Templates
11 21 (1.39%) WiX
12 19 (1.26%) JMeter
13 18 (1.19%) Gatling
14 13 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
15 12 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (0.73%) gulp
16 11 (0.73%) NUnit
16 11 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
17 10 (0.66%) JUnit
General
1 1510 (100.00%) Finance
2 661 (43.77%) Banking
3 307 (20.33%) Investment Banking
4 226 (14.97%) Retail
5 185 (12.25%) Front Office
6 148 (9.80%) Retail Banking
7 90 (5.96%) Marketing
8 59 (3.91%) Telecoms
9 49 (3.25%) Law
10 38 (2.52%) Back Office
11 35 (2.32%) Corporate Banking
12 28 (1.85%) Legal
13 22 (1.46%) Manufacturing
14 19 (1.26%) Electronics
15 16 (1.06%) French Language
16 11 (0.73%) Billing
17 10 (0.66%) Advertising
18 9 (0.60%) General Ledger
19 8 (0.53%) Spanish Language
20 7 (0.46%) German Language
Job Titles
1 490 (32.45%) Developer
2 244 (16.16%) Analyst
3 134 (8.87%) C# Developer
4 125 (8.28%) Java Developer
5 103 (6.82%) Business Analyst
6 89 (5.89%) Consultant
7 85 (5.63%) Senior Developer
8 84 (5.56%) Software Engineer
9 81 (5.36%) .NET Developer
10 65 (4.30%) C# .NET Developer
10 65 (4.30%) SQL Developer
11 52 (3.44%) Python Developer
11 52 (3.44%) Senior Java Developer
12 50 (3.31%) Oracle Developer
13 44 (2.91%) Architect
14 40 (2.65%) Software Developer
14 40 (2.65%) Tester
15 39 (2.58%) Junior
16 38 (2.52%) Support Analyst
17 35 (2.32%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (11.52%) .NET
2 139 (9.21%) HTML
3 110 (7.28%) CSS
4 87 (5.76%) AngularJS
5 84 (5.56%) XML
6 71 (4.70%) Web Services
7 58 (3.84%) WPF
8 55 (3.64%) WCF
9 54 (3.58%) HTML5
10 51 (3.38%) REST
11 45 (2.98%) Entity Framework
12 44 (2.91%) SOAP
13 43 (2.85%) jQuery
14 39 (2.58%) J2EE
15 38 (2.52%) .NET Framework
16 36 (2.38%) ASP.NET
17 34 (2.25%) JSON
17 34 (2.25%) Node.js
18 33 (2.19%) RESTful
19 32 (2.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 208 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
2 195 (12.91%) Fintech
3 150 (9.93%) Equities
4 141 (9.34%) Computer Science
5 128 (8.48%) Fixed Income
6 125 (8.28%) Hedge funds
7 92 (6.09%) Digital Currency
8 83 (5.50%) User Experience
9 73 (4.83%) Management Information System
10 54 (3.58%) Data Structures
11 52 (3.44%) Greenfield Project
12 50 (3.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 48 (3.18%) Bitcoin
14 46 (3.05%) Algorithms
15 43 (2.85%) Mobile App
16 35 (2.32%) Derivative
17 34 (2.25%) Data Centre
18 30 (1.99%) Reference Data
19 25 (1.66%) Contactless
19 25 (1.66%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 181 (11.99%) Unix
2 166 (10.99%) Linux
3 160 (10.60%) Windows
4 37 (2.45%) Android
5 35 (2.32%) Apple iOS
6 31 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (1.66%) Windows Server
8 24 (1.59%) Solaris
9 18 (1.19%) Windows 7
10 17 (1.13%) Windows 10
11 16 (1.06%) Mac OS X
12 13 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (0.73%) AIX
14 11 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (0.46%) Windows XP
16 6 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
17 5 (0.33%) Debian
18 4 (0.26%) CentOS
18 4 (0.26%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 411 (27.22%) Agile Software Development
2 262 (17.35%) Asset Management
3 219 (14.50%) Wealth Management
4 216 (14.30%) Change Management
5 197 (13.05%) Software Engineering
6 162 (10.73%) SDLC
7 138 (9.14%) OO
8 122 (8.08%) TDD
9 120 (7.95%) Risk Management
10 117 (7.75%) Test Automation
11 104 (6.89%) Business Analysis
12 100 (6.62%) Scrum
13 99 (6.56%) ITIL
14 98 (6.49%) Analytics
15 89 (5.89%) Business Transformation
16 86 (5.70%) Project Management
17 85 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
18 83 (5.50%) Stakeholder Management
19 82 (5.43%) Information Security
20 81 (5.36%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 436 (28.87%) SQL
2 362 (23.97%) Java
3 205 (13.58%) C#
4 204 (13.51%) Python
5 143 (9.47%) JavaScript
6 69 (4.57%) R
7 64 (4.24%) C++
7 64 (4.24%) T-SQL
8 59 (3.91%) PL/SQL
9 57 (3.77%) MATLAB
10 52 (3.44%) Perl
11 40 (2.65%) Shell Script
12 32 (2.12%) Scala
13 23 (1.52%) Haskell
14 22 (1.46%) Kotlin
15 21 (1.39%) VB.NET
16 19 (1.26%) C
16 19 (1.26%) Erlang
16 19 (1.26%) PowerShell
17 18 (1.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 277 (18.34%) Degree
2 49 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (2.58%) CCNP
4 36 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 31 (2.05%) CCIE
5 31 (2.05%) PhD
6 23 (1.52%) ISEB
6 23 (1.52%) ISTQB
7 20 (1.32%) CCNA
8 17 (1.13%) CISM
9 15 (0.99%) CISSP
9 15 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
10 14 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 12 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 12 (0.79%) PMP
12 11 (0.73%) CISA
12 11 (0.73%) ISEB Practitioner
13 10 (0.66%) CCDP
14 9 (0.60%) CCDA
14 9 (0.60%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (8.15%) QA
2 39 (2.58%) PMO
3 27 (1.79%) MiFID
4 20 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (1.06%) SLA
6 13 (0.86%) EMIR
7 11 (0.73%) PCI DSS
8 9 (0.60%) Dodd-Frank
8 9 (0.60%) FATCA
9 7 (0.46%) Data Quality
10 6 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (0.40%) SEPA
11 5 (0.33%) Basel III
12 4 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 2 (0.13%) COBIT
14 2 (0.13%) COREP
14 2 (0.13%) COSO
14 2 (0.13%) GDPR
14 2 (0.13%) TARGET2
System Software
1 35 (2.32%) Active Directory
2 31 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (1.39%) Docker
4 11 (0.73%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.53%) vSphere
6 4 (0.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (0.26%) XenApp
7 3 (0.20%) ProxySG
7 3 (0.20%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 3 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.13%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.066%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.066%) HDFS
9 1 (0.066%) Squid
9 1 (0.066%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.066%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.066%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
1 26 (1.72%) Puppet
2 13 (0.86%) Ansible
3 11 (0.73%) SCCM
4 9 (0.60%) SCOM
5 5 (0.33%) PowerCLI
5 5 (0.33%) vCenter Server
6 4 (0.26%) Control-M
6 4 (0.26%) FortiGate
6 4 (0.26%) Terraform
6 4 (0.26%) vRealize
7 3 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (0.20%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.20%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.13%) Grafana
8 2 (0.13%) HockeyApp
8 2 (0.13%) Mesos
8 2 (0.13%) Nagios
8 2 (0.13%) Salt
8 2 (0.13%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 230 (15.23%) Microsoft
2 227 (15.03%) Oracle
3 83 (5.50%) Cisco
4 59 (3.91%) Cognizant
5 43 (2.85%) VMware
6 42 (2.78%) Temenos
7 41 (2.72%) Sybase
8 40 (2.65%) IBM
9 34 (2.25%) MicroStrategy
10 28 (1.85%) F5
10 28 (1.85%) SAP
11 27 (1.79%) Alias
12 21 (1.39%) CheckPoint
12 21 (1.39%) Citrix
12 21 (1.39%) Red Hat
13 20 (1.32%) Palo Alto
13 20 (1.32%) Veritas
14 18 (1.19%) Hitachi
15 17 (1.13%) Juniper
16 16 (1.06%) Remedy