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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH). Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 28 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
28 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 58 122 129
Rank change year-on-year +64 +7 -15
Permanent jobs citing Banking 3,915 934 222
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 5.34% 2.89% 2.43%
As % of the General category 8.40% 5.69% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,800 724 170
10th Percentile £41,250 £47,500 £40,556
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% -
75th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £82,125
90th Percentile £107,500 £107,500 £102,500
UK median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% - +11.11%

Banking 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 WFH option and a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 46,621 16,401 4,310
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 63.61% 50.75% 47.21%
Number of salaries quoted 24,811 12,627 3,497
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - -4.35%
75th Percentile £79,125 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Banking
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Banking as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Banking trend for jobs with a WFH option

Banking
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Banking.

Banking salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Banking
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Banking over the 6 months to 28 May 2022.

Banking salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 28 May 2022, Banking job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Banking.

1 2,678 (68.40%) Finance
2 1,747 (44.62%) Agile
3 1,099 (28.07%) Java
4 1,063 (27.15%) Software Engineering
5 1,044 (26.67%) AWS
6 903 (23.07%) Azure
7 858 (21.92%) SQL
8 853 (21.79%) Fintech
9 781 (19.95%) DevOps
10 766 (19.57%) Social Skills
11 756 (19.31%) Docker
12 707 (18.06%) Python
13 692 (17.68%) Kubernetes
14 689 (17.60%) CI/CD
15 686 (17.52%) GCP
16 673 (17.19%) Microservices
17 633 (16.17%) Inclusion and Diversity
18 631 (16.12%) React
19 624 (15.94%) TDD
20 612 (15.63%) JavaScript
21 528 (13.49%) Test Automation
22 497 (12.69%) Scrum
23 488 (12.46%) Kafka
24 478 (12.21%) Problem-Solving
25 472 (12.06%) Git (software)
26 457 (11.67%) Analytics
27 446 (11.39%) Full Stack Development
28 422 (10.78%) C#
29 415 (10.60%) Terraform
30 403 (10.29%) Jenkins

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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
1 132 (3.37%) Confluence
2 106 (2.71%) SAS
3 98 (2.50%) Apache Spark
4 62 (1.58%) Apache Airflow
5 60 (1.53%) CMS
6 47 (1.20%) Tomcat
7 37 (0.95%) Hyperledger
8 31 (0.79%) IIS
9 27 (0.69%) SharePoint
10 25 (0.64%) Cloud Foundry
11 23 (0.59%) WebSphere
12 22 (0.56%) Apache
12 22 (0.56%) JBoss
13 20 (0.51%) Ethereum
14 18 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
15 14 (0.36%) MS Exchange
16 13 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 10 (0.26%) MQSeries
18 9 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
19 8 (0.20%) Drupal
Applications
1 97 (2.48%) Microsoft Office
2 84 (2.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 43 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 30 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 24 (0.61%) Sketch
6 18 (0.46%) Adobe After Effects
6 18 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 9 (0.23%) CINEMA 4D
8 8 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (0.18%) InVision
10 6 (0.15%) Chatbot
10 6 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
11 4 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
12 3 (0.077%) Vensim
13 2 (0.051%) Photoshop
14 1 (0.026%) Gephi
14 1 (0.026%) Simulink
14 1 (0.026%) UserZoom
14 1 (0.026%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 49 (1.25%) Distributed Ledger
2 40 (1.02%) R3 Corda
3 19 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
4 9 (0.23%) Sentinel
4 9 (0.23%) Temenos T24
5 8 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 8 (0.20%) Shopify
6 6 (0.15%) Loan IQ
6 6 (0.15%) Workday HCM
7 5 (0.13%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 4 (0.10%) SAP FSCM
9 3 (0.077%) FLEXCUBE
9 3 (0.077%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 3 (0.077%) Summit
10 2 (0.051%) Oracle BPM
10 2 (0.051%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (0.051%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 1 (0.026%) Eikon
11 1 (0.026%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 1,044 (26.67%) AWS
2 903 (23.07%) Azure
3 686 (17.52%) GCP
4 197 (5.03%) Serverless
5 186 (4.75%) SaaS
6 159 (4.06%) Stripe
7 156 (3.98%) GitHub
8 122 (3.12%) Amazon S3
9 118 (3.01%) AWS Lambda
10 115 (2.94%) Power Platform
11 73 (1.86%) AWS CloudFormation
11 73 (1.86%) Figma
12 64 (1.63%) Azure Functions
13 63 (1.61%) BrowserStack
13 63 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
14 55 (1.40%) Snowflake
15 54 (1.38%) Amazon SQS
16 50 (1.28%) PaaS
17 46 (1.17%) IaaS
18 43 (1.10%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 63 (1.61%) Internet
2 39 (1.00%) SNA
3 36 (0.92%) Firewall
4 31 (0.79%) DNS
5 28 (0.72%) VPN
6 21 (0.54%) HTTP
7 20 (0.51%) TCP/IP
8 19 (0.49%) SSL
9 16 (0.41%) BGP
10 13 (0.33%) PPP
11 12 (0.31%) DHCP
11 12 (0.31%) SAN
12 10 (0.26%) Multicast
12 10 (0.26%) Skype
13 8 (0.20%) LAN
13 8 (0.20%) Network Security
13 8 (0.20%) WAN
14 7 (0.18%) FTP
14 7 (0.18%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
14 7 (0.18%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 348 (8.89%) NoSQL
2 281 (7.18%) PostgreSQL
3 191 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
4 176 (4.50%) SQL Server
5 147 (3.75%) MongoDB
6 121 (3.09%) Data Lake
7 118 (3.01%) Relational Database
8 113 (2.89%) Power BI
9 101 (2.58%) Big Data
10 86 (2.20%) MySQL
11 84 (2.15%) Hadoop
12 83 (2.12%) Redis
13 80 (2.04%) Amazon Athena
14 76 (1.94%) Tableau
15 65 (1.66%) Amazon Aurora
16 58 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 54 (1.38%) RDBMS
18 53 (1.35%) Apache Hive
19 52 (1.33%) Amazon Redshift
20 47 (1.20%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 472 (12.06%) Git (software)
2 403 (10.29%) Jenkins
3 253 (6.46%) JIRA
4 151 (3.86%) Selenium
5 106 (2.71%) Mockito
6 104 (2.66%) Cypress.io
7 102 (2.61%) Gradle
8 101 (2.58%) Cucumber
9 97 (2.48%) Maven
10 77 (1.97%) CircleCI
11 71 (1.81%) JUnit
12 62 (1.58%) Babel
13 60 (1.53%) webpack
14 59 (1.51%) Bitbucket
15 51 (1.30%) SonarQube
15 51 (1.30%) Sonatype Nexus
16 46 (1.17%) Appium
17 39 (1.00%) GitLab
18 36 (0.92%) IBM UrbanCode
19 33 (0.84%) JMeter
General
1 2,678 (68.40%) Finance
2 766 (19.57%) Social Skills
3 633 (16.17%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 373 (9.53%) Retail
5 361 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
6 242 (6.18%) Marketing
7 180 (4.60%) Financial Institution
8 178 (4.55%) Investment Banking
9 145 (3.70%) Games
10 135 (3.45%) Retail Banking
11 125 (3.19%) Legal
12 111 (2.84%) Law
13 110 (2.81%) Organisational Skills
14 64 (1.63%) Front Office
14 64 (1.63%) Presentation Skills
15 45 (1.15%) Back Office
15 45 (1.15%) Billing
15 45 (1.15%) Influencing Skills
15 45 (1.15%) Public Sector
16 39 (1.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 861 (21.99%) Developer
2 576 (14.71%) Software Engineer
3 436 (11.14%) Analyst
4 206 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
5 199 (5.08%) Java Developer
6 170 (4.34%) DevOps Engineer
7 157 (4.01%) Senior Developer
8 154 (3.93%) Architect
9 148 (3.78%) Data Engineer
10 147 (3.75%) Java Engineer
11 131 (3.35%) Business Analyst
12 121 (3.09%) Full Stack Developer
13 116 (2.96%) Python Developer
14 101 (2.58%) Project Manager
15 98 (2.50%) Designer
15 98 (2.50%) Java Software Engineer
16 91 (2.32%) Cloud Engineer
16 91 (2.32%) Senior Analyst
17 88 (2.25%) iOS Developer
18 82 (2.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 631 (16.12%) React
2 488 (12.46%) Kafka
3 381 (9.73%) RESTful
4 362 (9.25%) .NET
5 360 (9.20%) REST
6 328 (8.38%) CSS
7 312 (7.97%) HTML
8 301 (7.69%) Node.js
9 291 (7.43%) Spring
10 274 (7.00%) Spring Boot
11 216 (5.52%) AngularJS
12 164 (4.19%) RabbitMQ
13 152 (3.88%) Redux
14 151 (3.86%) Web Services
15 142 (3.63%) gRPC
16 139 (3.55%) React Native
17 119 (3.04%) JSON
18 118 (3.01%) .NET Framework
18 118 (3.01%) FastAPI
19 107 (2.73%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 356 (9.09%) User Experience
2 329 (8.40%) Mobile App
3 319 (8.15%) Greenfield Project
4 179 (4.57%) Social Network
5 160 (4.09%) Credit Risk
6 144 (3.68%) Cloud Native
7 121 (3.09%) Blockchain
8 117 (2.99%) Algorithms
9 112 (2.86%) Mobile Payment
10 97 (2.48%) Virtual Team
11 90 (2.30%) Data Structures
12 87 (2.22%) Blog
12 87 (2.22%) Public Cloud
13 82 (2.09%) Management Information System
14 74 (1.89%) Online Banking
15 67 (1.71%) Mobile Banking
16 65 (1.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 64 (1.63%) Data Centre
18 62 (1.58%) Legacy Code
19 56 (1.43%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 244 (6.23%) Linux
2 211 (5.39%) Apple iOS
3 186 (4.75%) Android
4 172 (4.39%) Windows
5 82 (2.09%) Unix
6 20 (0.51%) Mac OS
7 17 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (0.33%) Windows Server
9 11 (0.28%) AIX
10 10 (0.26%) zOS
11 6 (0.15%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.13%) Solaris
12 5 (0.13%) VMS
13 3 (0.077%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.051%) CentOS
14 2 (0.051%) CoreOS
14 2 (0.051%) SUSE
14 2 (0.051%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.051%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.026%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,747 (44.62%) Agile
2 1,063 (27.15%) Software Engineering
3 853 (21.79%) Fintech
4 781 (19.95%) DevOps
5 689 (17.60%) CI/CD
6 673 (17.19%) Microservices
7 624 (15.94%) TDD
8 528 (13.49%) Test Automation
9 497 (12.69%) Scrum
10 478 (12.21%) Problem-Solving
11 457 (11.67%) Analytics
12 446 (11.39%) Full Stack Development
13 392 (10.01%) Stakeholder Management
14 330 (8.43%) Mentoring
15 328 (8.38%) Event-Driven
16 324 (8.28%) Continuous Improvement
17 313 (7.99%) SDLC
18 311 (7.94%) BDD
19 303 (7.74%) Asset Management
20 258 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1,099 (28.07%) Java
2 858 (21.92%) SQL
3 707 (18.06%) Python
4 612 (15.63%) JavaScript
5 422 (10.78%) C#
6 337 (8.61%) TypeScript
7 228 (5.82%) Go
8 208 (5.31%) Scala
9 199 (5.08%) Kotlin
10 136 (3.47%) C
11 108 (2.76%) Apple Swift
12 104 (2.66%) Groovy
13 103 (2.63%) Rust
14 102 (2.61%) Bash
15 83 (2.12%) T-SQL
16 66 (1.69%) PowerShell
17 58 (1.48%) Ruby
18 56 (1.43%) C++
19 38 (0.97%) R
20 37 (0.95%) DAML
Qualifications
1 252 (6.44%) Degree
2 94 (2.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (0.77%) DBS Check
4 28 (0.72%) PMI Certification
5 21 (0.54%) CISA
6 17 (0.43%) CCA
6 17 (0.43%) Master's Degree
7 16 (0.41%) ICAEW
7 16 (0.41%) ISACA
7 16 (0.41%) TOGAF Certification
8 15 (0.38%) ISTQB
9 12 (0.31%) AWS Certification
9 12 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (0.31%) PhD
10 10 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
10 10 (0.26%) PMP
11 9 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 8 (0.20%) CCNA
12 8 (0.20%) CISSP
13 6 (0.15%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 265 (6.77%) QA
2 117 (2.99%) Accessibility
3 115 (2.94%) SLA
4 69 (1.76%) Data Quality
5 41 (1.05%) PMO
6 36 (0.92%) GDPR
7 20 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 20 (0.51%) NIST
8 18 (0.46%) SEPA
9 17 (0.43%) PCI DSS
10 16 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
10 16 (0.41%) PSD2
11 11 (0.28%) IFRS
11 11 (0.28%) MiFID
11 11 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 8 (0.20%) WCAG
13 7 (0.18%) IFRS 17
13 7 (0.18%) ISO 22301
14 6 (0.15%) GRC
15 5 (0.13%) EMIR
System Software
1 756 (19.31%) Docker
2 55 (1.40%) Active Directory
3 42 (1.07%) Apache Flume
4 14 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 10 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (0.20%) ProxySG
7 5 (0.13%) LXC
8 4 (0.10%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.051%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.051%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.026%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.026%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.026%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 692 (17.68%) Kubernetes
2 415 (10.60%) Terraform
3 107 (2.73%) Ansible
4 74 (1.89%) Prometheus
5 61 (1.56%) Grafana
6 47 (1.20%) Puppet
7 43 (1.10%) Istio
8 40 (1.02%) Oozie
9 39 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
10 30 (0.77%) Argo
11 29 (0.74%) Kubeflow
12 27 (0.69%) Fortio
12 27 (0.69%) Kiali
13 26 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
14 19 (0.49%) Jamf Pro
14 19 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
15 13 (0.33%) Rancher
16 11 (0.28%) Trend Micro Deep Security
17 9 (0.23%) Kibana
17 9 (0.23%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 283 (7.23%) Google
2 259 (6.62%) Microsoft
3 205 (5.24%) TrueLayer
4 143 (3.65%) Oracle
5 84 (2.15%) IBM
6 79 (2.02%) Apple
7 65 (1.66%) Databricks
8 58 (1.48%) VMware
9 45 (1.15%) Cisco
10 44 (1.12%) Adobe
11 39 (1.00%) Cloudera
12 38 (0.97%) Splunk
13 37 (0.95%) PayPal
13 37 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
14 34 (0.87%) Informatica
15 32 (0.82%) Red Hat
16 31 (0.79%) Recurly
17 30 (0.77%) ServiceNow
18 28 (0.72%) SAP
19 27 (0.69%) Dynatrace