The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 77 102 68
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -34
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 21 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.56% 0.52% 2.39%
As % of the General category 2.85% 1.14% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 14
Average salary £54,000 £48,750 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £27,100 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £65,500 £87,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Investment Banking
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

General Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
736 699 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 54.72% 45.33% 52.53%
Number of salaries quoted 430 429 289
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,200 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Edinburgh region.

Investment Banking Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Investment Banking
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Investment Banking Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Investment Banking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Investment Banking.

1 35 (100.00%) Banking
2 17 (48.57%) Retail
2 17 (48.57%) Retail Banking
3 13 (37.14%) Finance
4 6 (17.14%) Project Management
4 6 (17.14%) MiFID
5 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 5 (14.29%) Investment Management
5 5 (14.29%) FATCA
6 4 (11.43%) SQL
6 4 (11.43%) Migration
6 4 (11.43%) Asset Management
7 3 (8.57%) Charles River
7 3 (8.57%) Markit EDM
7 3 (8.57%) Business Transformation
8 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (5.71%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Test Strategy
8 2 (5.71%) Solvency II
8 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.71%) Hedge funds
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Integration Testing
8 2 (5.71%) C#
8 2 (5.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (5.71%) Windows
8 2 (5.71%) Derivative
8 2 (5.71%) Programme Management

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Investment Banking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Investment Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
General
1 35 (100.00%) Banking
2 17 (48.57%) Retail
2 17 (48.57%) Retail Banking
3 13 (37.14%) Finance
4 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.86%) Front Office
5 1 (2.86%) Legal
5 1 (2.86%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Project Manager
2 8 (22.86%) Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Banking Business Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Business Manager
7 1 (2.86%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Applications Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (2.86%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) DBA
7 1 (2.86%) Development Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) WPF
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) J2EE
1 1 (2.86%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.71%) Hedge funds
1 2 (5.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (5.71%) Derivative
2 1 (2.86%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (2.86%) Fixed Income
2 1 (2.86%) Equities
2 1 (2.86%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.86%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Solaris
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Project Management
2 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 5 (14.29%) Investment Management
3 4 (11.43%) Migration
3 4 (11.43%) Asset Management
4 3 (8.57%) Business Transformation
5 2 (5.71%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Test Strategy
5 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Integration Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.86%) Wealth Management
6 1 (2.86%) Release Management
6 1 (2.86%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) VBA
3 1 (2.86%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) PMP
1 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) MiFID
2 5 (14.29%) FATCA
3 2 (5.71%) Solvency II
4 1 (2.86%) EMIR
4 1 (2.86%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (2.86%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Charles River
2 1 (2.86%) Sun
2 1 (2.86%) Murex
2 1 (2.86%) CA
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle