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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 94 95 84
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 12 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.85% 0.55% 0.67%
As % of the General category 1.52% 1.06% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £51,000 £47,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £89,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £54,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +13.68%
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
791 752 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 56.06% 51.79% 49.67%
Number of salaries quoted 484 484 400
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 19 December 2014.

Investment Banking Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) Banking
2 13 (59.09%) Finance
3 9 (40.91%) Crystal Reports
3 9 (40.91%) VBA
4 6 (27.27%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) RAD
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (18.18%) Asset Management
5 4 (18.18%) Retail
5 4 (18.18%) Retail Banking
6 3 (13.64%) PMP
6 3 (13.64%) PMI Certification
6 3 (13.64%) Java
6 3 (13.64%) Investment Management
7 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
7 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
7 2 (9.09%) Python
7 2 (9.09%) Scala
7 2 (9.09%) Change Management
7 2 (9.09%) Migration
7 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
7 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma
7 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 2 (9.09%) Derivative
7 2 (9.09%) Open Source
8 1 (4.55%) Hedge funds

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) LDAP
1 1 (4.55%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
General
1 22 (100.00%) Banking
2 13 (59.09%) Finance
3 4 (18.18%) Retail
3 4 (18.18%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Front Office
4 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Excel Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Report Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Project Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Applications Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Applications Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Programme Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Excel Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Development Manager
7 1 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) IT Programme Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) J2EE
2 1 (4.55%) Java EE
2 1 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Derivative
1 2 (9.09%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) Hedge funds
2 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
2 1 (4.55%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) RAD
2 4 (18.18%) Project Management
2 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (18.18%) Asset Management
3 3 (13.64%) Investment Management
4 2 (9.09%) Change Management
4 2 (9.09%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma
4 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.55%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.55%) Line Management
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Coaching
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) VBA
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.09%) Python
4 2 (9.09%) Scala
5 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) PMP
1 3 (13.64%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Sun
1 1 (4.55%) CA
1 1 (4.55%) Red Hat