The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 12 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Banking 454 336 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 14.63% 9.67% 12.53%
As % of the General category 30.41% 21.99% 28.66%
Number of salaries quoted 257 192 193
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,850 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -
Banking
UK

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

General Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1493 1528 1270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 48.10% 44.00% 43.70%
Number of salaries quoted 906 1025 766
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £61,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Banking
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Banking Salary Trend in Scotland

Banking
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Banking across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Banking Salary Histogram in Scotland

Banking
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +10 261 £47,500 -5.00% 66
Glasgow 0 151 £50,000 - 34
Stirling +1 28 £50,000 - 19
North Lanarkshire - 3 - -
Moray - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £26,500 - 1
Banking
UK

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing 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 Banking.

1 612 (65.81%) Finance
2 234 (25.16%) Agile Software Development
3 233 (25.05%) Retail
4 228 (24.52%) Java
5 167 (17.96%) SQL
6 153 (16.45%) Project Management
6 153 (16.45%) Investment Banking
7 138 (14.84%) Degree
8 125 (13.44%) Telecoms
9 124 (13.33%) Web Services
9 124 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 122 (13.12%) Oracle
11 109 (11.72%) Linux
11 109 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
12 93 (10.00%) UNIX
13 91 (9.78%) Python
14 90 (9.68%) Windows
15 84 (9.03%) JavaScript
16 82 (8.82%) Retail Banking
17 81 (8.71%) Relational Database
18 79 (8.49%) QA
19 77 (8.28%) TDD
20 74 (7.96%) Continuous Integration
21 68 (7.31%) Continuous Improvement
22 66 (7.10%) Amazon AWS
22 66 (7.10%) Risk Management
23 65 (6.99%) MS Excel
24 62 (6.67%) Mentoring
25 60 (6.45%) Change Management
26 59 (6.34%) Business Analysis

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing 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 Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 40 (4.30%) SharePoint
2 37 (3.98%) WebSphere
3 29 (3.12%) SAS
4 23 (2.47%) WebSphere Application Server
5 21 (2.26%) CICS
6 18 (1.94%) Tomcat
7 12 (1.29%) FileNet
8 11 (1.18%) MQSeries
9 9 (0.97%) Apache
10 8 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (0.86%) WebLogic
11 7 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
11 7 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.54%) Documentum
12 5 (0.54%) IIS
12 5 (0.54%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
13 4 (0.43%) JBoss
13 4 (0.43%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.32%) MS Exchange
14 3 (0.32%) WorkSite
Applications
1 65 (6.99%) MS Excel
2 31 (3.33%) MS Office
3 22 (2.37%) MS Project
4 9 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.32%) SPSS
6 2 (0.22%) PrintSoft PReS
7 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.11%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.11%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 5 (0.54%) Finacle
2 4 (0.43%) Temenos T24
2 4 (0.43%) FLEXCUBE
2 4 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.22%) Global One
4 2 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.11%) PolarLake
5 1 (0.11%) FileNet Content Manager
Cloud Services
1 66 (7.10%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (2.58%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.43%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.11%) SaaS
5 1 (0.11%) PaaS
5 1 (0.11%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.11%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.80%) Internet
2 25 (2.69%) DNS
3 18 (1.94%) DHCP
4 11 (1.18%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.86%) LDAP
6 6 (0.65%) Firewall
7 5 (0.54%) ATM
8 4 (0.43%) OpenLDAP
8 4 (0.43%) Intranet
8 4 (0.43%) HTTP
9 2 (0.22%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.22%) Wireless
9 2 (0.22%) ICMP
9 2 (0.22%) SSL
9 2 (0.22%) VPN
10 1 (0.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (8.71%) Relational Database
2 52 (5.59%) Data Warehouse
3 47 (5.05%) SQL Server
4 35 (3.76%) RDBMS
5 31 (3.33%) DB2
6 30 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (2.69%) Oracle Database
8 23 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (1.18%) Data Mining
11 11 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (1.18%) Big Data
12 10 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (1.08%) QlikView
12 10 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
13 9 (0.97%) MS Access
13 9 (0.97%) DataStage
14 8 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 25 (2.69%) JUnit
2 17 (1.83%) Subversion
3 16 (1.72%) Git (software)
4 13 (1.40%) Selenium
5 12 (1.29%) JIRA
6 10 (1.08%) Jenkins
7 9 (0.97%) Maven
8 5 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.43%) Mockito
9 4 (0.43%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.43%) Ant
10 3 (0.32%) ERwin
11 2 (0.22%) JBehave
11 2 (0.22%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.22%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.22%) TestNG
11 2 (0.22%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (0.22%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.11%) Toad
12 1 (0.11%) Eclipse
General
1 612 (65.81%) Finance
2 233 (25.05%) Retail
3 153 (16.45%) Investment Banking
4 125 (13.44%) Telecoms
5 82 (8.82%) Retail Banking
6 39 (4.19%) Games
7 27 (2.90%) Private Banking
8 17 (1.83%) Back Office
9 14 (1.51%) Legal
10 13 (1.40%) General Ledger
11 10 (1.08%) Front Office
11 10 (1.08%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.65%) International Banking
12 6 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
13 5 (0.54%) Marketing
14 4 (0.43%) Billing
14 4 (0.43%) Publishing
15 2 (0.22%) Law
16 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 213 (22.90%) Analyst
2 187 (20.11%) Developer
3 112 (12.04%) Project Manager
4 98 (10.54%) Business Analyst
5 70 (7.53%) Java Developer
6 48 (5.16%) Architect
7 43 (4.62%) Senior Analyst
8 41 (4.41%) Senior Developer
9 33 (3.55%) Technical Analyst
10 29 (3.12%) Senior Business Analyst
11 27 (2.90%) Test Manager
12 25 (2.69%) Senior Java Developer
13 22 (2.37%) Banking Business Analyst
13 22 (2.37%) Technical Specialist
13 22 (2.37%) Junior
13 22 (2.37%) Consultant
14 20 (2.15%) Technical Business Analyst
15 19 (2.04%) Systems Analyst
15 19 (2.04%) Senior Manager
16 18 (1.94%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (13.33%) Web Services
2 38 (4.09%) Spring
3 32 (3.44%) XML
4 30 (3.23%) HTML
5 29 (3.12%) Middleware
6 27 (2.90%) .NET
7 25 (2.69%) REST
8 21 (2.26%) CSS
9 20 (2.15%) J2EE
10 17 (1.83%) Apache Flex
10 17 (1.83%) RESTful
11 16 (1.72%) JSP
12 15 (1.61%) WebSockets
13 14 (1.51%) WebSphere MQ
14 13 (1.40%) Hibernate
14 13 (1.40%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 13 (1.40%) HTML5
15 12 (1.29%) AngularJS
15 12 (1.29%) JAX-RS
15 12 (1.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 109 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (3.76%) Computer Science
3 34 (3.66%) Mainframe
4 25 (2.69%) Equities
5 24 (2.58%) Clustering
6 19 (2.04%) Mathematics
7 18 (1.94%) Client/Server
8 17 (1.83%) Derivative
9 16 (1.72%) Credit Risk
9 16 (1.72%) Management Information System
9 16 (1.72%) PMI
10 14 (1.51%) IBM Mainframe
11 12 (1.29%) Physics
11 12 (1.29%) Reference Data
12 11 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 11 (1.18%) Online Banking
12 11 (1.18%) Fixed Income
12 11 (1.18%) Open Source
13 9 (0.97%) Market Risk
14 7 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 109 (11.72%) Linux
2 93 (10.00%) UNIX
3 90 (9.68%) Windows
4 29 (3.12%) Windows XP
5 24 (2.58%) Windows 7
6 12 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.18%) zOS
8 10 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (0.86%) Solaris
10 8 (0.86%) Windows NT
11 6 (0.65%) AIX
12 5 (0.54%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.22%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.22%) Android
13 2 (0.22%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.11%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (25.16%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (16.45%) Project Management
3 124 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 77 (8.28%) TDD
5 74 (7.96%) Continuous Integration
6 68 (7.31%) Continuous Improvement
7 66 (7.10%) Risk Management
8 62 (6.67%) Mentoring
9 60 (6.45%) Change Management
10 59 (6.34%) Business Analysis
11 58 (6.24%) Coaching
12 52 (5.59%) Service Delivery
13 48 (5.16%) PRINCE2
14 47 (5.05%) Investment Management
15 41 (4.41%) Data Modelling
16 39 (4.19%) Scrum
17 38 (4.09%) Software Engineering
17 38 (4.09%) ETL
17 38 (4.09%) ITIL
17 38 (4.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 228 (24.52%) Java
2 167 (17.96%) SQL
3 91 (9.78%) Python
4 84 (9.03%) JavaScript
5 45 (4.84%) PL/SQL
6 28 (3.01%) C#
7 20 (2.15%) PHP
7 20 (2.15%) VBA
8 17 (1.83%) Shell Script
9 16 (1.72%) Ruby
10 15 (1.61%) T-SQL
10 15 (1.61%) Assembly Language
11 13 (1.40%) C++
11 13 (1.40%) Perl
12 12 (1.29%) PowerShell
12 12 (1.29%) JCL
13 11 (1.18%) COBOL
13 11 (1.18%) VBScript
14 9 (0.97%) C
15 7 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 138 (14.84%) Degree
2 24 (2.58%) PMI Certification
3 22 (2.37%) ISEB
3 22 (2.37%) CISA
4 18 (1.94%) CISSP
5 15 (1.61%) ISTQB
6 10 (1.08%) CISM
7 9 (0.97%) PMP
7 9 (0.97%) VCP4
8 8 (0.86%) CRISC
9 6 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (0.54%) PhD
11 4 (0.43%) CISMP
12 3 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.32%) APMP
13 2 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 1 (0.11%) ISEB Practitioner
14 1 (0.11%) NVQ Level 4
14 1 (0.11%) SC Cleared
14 1 (0.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (8.49%) QA
2 16 (1.72%) FATCA
3 9 (0.97%) COBIT
3 9 (0.97%) MiFID
4 6 (0.65%) Solvency II
4 6 (0.65%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.65%) SLA
5 5 (0.54%) Basel II
5 5 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.43%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.32%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.22%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.11%) EMIR
9 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.11%) COREP
System Software
1 37 (3.98%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.54%) RACF
3 4 (0.43%) XenApp
3 4 (0.43%) XenDesktop
3 4 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (0.32%) ACF2
5 2 (0.22%) KVM
5 2 (0.22%) DFS Replication
5 2 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (0.22%) Xen
5 2 (0.22%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.22%) MetaFrame
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.11%) Novell eDirectory
6 1 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.11%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 19 (2.04%) Puppet
1 19 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (1.51%) Graphite
2 14 (1.51%) Munin
2 14 (1.51%) Nagios
3 8 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (0.86%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 6 (0.65%) Tivoli
5 5 (0.54%) CA Endevor
6 3 (0.32%) Control-M
6 3 (0.32%) SCOM
7 2 (0.22%) CA LISA
7 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (0.22%) SCCM
7 2 (0.22%) CA Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.22%) MOM
8 1 (0.11%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.11%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.11%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.11%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 122 (13.12%) Oracle
2 32 (3.44%) Microsoft
3 30 (3.23%) Sybase
3 30 (3.23%) IBM
4 26 (2.80%) Business Objects
5 21 (2.26%) Informatica
6 19 (2.04%) Red Hat
7 16 (1.72%) SAP
8 13 (1.40%) HP
9 9 (0.97%) Citrix
9 9 (0.97%) Niku
10 6 (0.65%) Teradata
10 6 (0.65%) Misys
11 5 (0.54%) Cognos
11 5 (0.54%) PeopleSoft
11 5 (0.54%) Netezza
11 5 (0.54%) VMware
12 4 (0.43%) Reuters
12 4 (0.43%) Bloomberg
12 4 (0.43%) Lotus
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £38000 - £68000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
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Livingston, West Lothian
TSB
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire
TSB
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harris Global
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Perth, Perth & Kinross
TSB
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aberdeen
TSB
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harris Global
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Volaris Exec
Salary: £80k - £120k per annum + 100% OTE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aberdeen
TSB
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Barclays
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Perth, Perth & Kinross
Barclays
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aberdeen
Barclays
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stirling, Stirlingshire
TSB
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aberdeen
Barclays
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The Curve Group
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Car + Commission + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago