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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 77 106 68
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -38
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 22 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.59% 0.49% 1.98%
As % of the General category 2.96% 1.12% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 10
Average salary £55,000 £55,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.90% -5.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,100 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,100 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +22.22%
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
742 717 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 53.73% 43.75% 54.68%
Number of salaries quoted 411 449 306
Average salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.89% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 24 April 2015.

Investment Banking Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 32 (100.00%) Banking
2 13 (40.63%) Finance
3 12 (37.50%) Retail
3 12 (37.50%) Retail Banking
4 8 (25.00%) Project Management
5 7 (21.88%) Investment Management
6 6 (18.75%) MiFID
6 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (15.63%) Migration
7 5 (15.63%) FATCA
8 4 (12.50%) SQL
8 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 4 (12.50%) Asset Management
9 3 (9.38%) Charles River
9 3 (9.38%) Markit EDM
10 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
10 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (6.25%) Business Transformation
10 2 (6.25%) Change Management
10 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
10 2 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (6.25%) C#
10 2 (6.25%) PMP
10 2 (6.25%) PMI Certification
10 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
10 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
10 2 (6.25%) Hedge funds
10 2 (6.25%) Solvency II

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (9.38%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 32 (100.00%) Banking
2 13 (40.63%) Finance
3 12 (37.50%) Retail
3 12 (37.50%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.13%) Front Office
5 1 (3.13%) Legal
5 1 (3.13%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Project Manager
2 8 (25.00%) Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Banking Business Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Programme Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Technology Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Development Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Business Manager
7 1 (3.13%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) J2EE
1 1 (3.13%) Java EE
1 1 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Derivative
1 2 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (6.25%) Hedge funds
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.13%) Equities
2 1 (3.13%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.13%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) UNIX
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Project Management
2 7 (21.88%) Investment Management
3 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (15.63%) Migration
5 4 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.25%) Change Management
6 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
6 2 (6.25%) Business Transformation
7 1 (3.13%) Analytics
7 1 (3.13%) Line Management
7 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.13%) Coaching
7 1 (3.13%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) Perl
3 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) PMP
1 2 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) MiFID
2 5 (15.63%) FATCA
3 2 (6.25%) Solvency II
4 1 (3.13%) EMIR
4 1 (3.13%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Charles River
2 1 (3.13%) Sun
2 1 (3.13%) Murex
2 1 (3.13%) CA