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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 7 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Banking 485 393 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 15.43% 10.71% 9.45%
As % of the General category 31.47% 24.29% 22.24%
Number of salaries quoted 238 244 196
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,950 £32,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
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
1541 1618 1367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 49.03% 44.09% 42.51%
Number of salaries quoted 938 1050 864
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +7 303 £50,000 +9.89% 78
Glasgow +7 147 £49,750 -9.54% 28
Stirling -8 19 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West Lothian - 3 £52,500 - 1
Dundee -9 1 £75,000 +240.90%
Lothian - 1 £65,000 -
Moray - 1 - -
Highlands - 1 - -
Banking
UK

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 648 (63.28%) Finance
2 290 (28.32%) Agile Software Development
3 257 (25.10%) Retail
4 233 (22.75%) Java
5 184 (17.97%) SQL
6 172 (16.80%) Telecoms
7 149 (14.55%) Project Management
8 144 (14.06%) Linux
8 144 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
9 140 (13.67%) Investment Banking
10 136 (13.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 127 (12.40%) Degree
12 122 (11.91%) UNIX
12 122 (11.91%) Oracle
13 116 (11.33%) Web Services
14 109 (10.64%) JavaScript
15 108 (10.55%) SDLC
16 107 (10.45%) Relational Database
16 107 (10.45%) Python
17 102 (9.96%) QA
18 99 (9.67%) TDD
19 87 (8.50%) Retail Banking
20 78 (7.62%) Windows
21 77 (7.52%) Continuous Integration
22 75 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
23 71 (6.93%) Mentoring
24 69 (6.74%) Change Management
24 69 (6.74%) Business Analysis
25 68 (6.64%) Coaching
26 60 (5.86%) HTML

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 52 (5.08%) WebSphere
2 33 (3.22%) WebSphere Application Server
2 33 (3.22%) SAS
3 26 (2.54%) SharePoint
4 16 (1.56%) FileNet
5 10 (0.98%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 10 (0.98%) MQSeries
6 9 (0.88%) Apache
6 9 (0.88%) Apache Pig
7 8 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (0.78%) CICS
8 6 (0.59%) IBM Notes
9 5 (0.49%) JBoss
9 5 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.49%) Mule
10 4 (0.39%) CMS
10 4 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (0.39%) Oracle Coherence
10 4 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 45 (4.39%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.34%) MS Office
3 15 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.88%) MS Project
5 3 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.29%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.20%) SPSS
7 1 (0.098%) InDesign
7 1 (0.098%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.098%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (0.49%) Markit EDM
2 4 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (0.39%) Global One
3 1 (0.098%) MultiFonds
3 1 (0.098%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.098%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.098%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 75 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (2.93%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (0.78%) Amazon EMR
4 6 (0.59%) Amazon Kinesis
5 5 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.39%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.098%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.25%) Internet
2 16 (1.56%) Firewall
3 10 (0.98%) DNS
3 10 (0.98%) SSL
3 10 (0.98%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.88%) Intranet
5 8 (0.78%) LDAP
6 6 (0.59%) SAN
7 4 (0.39%) HTTP
8 3 (0.29%) DHCP
8 3 (0.29%) VPN
8 3 (0.29%) ATM
8 3 (0.29%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.29%) Wireless
9 2 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.20%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.20%) LAN
9 2 (0.20%) WAN
9 2 (0.20%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.098%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (10.45%) Relational Database
2 53 (5.18%) SQL Server
2 53 (5.18%) DB2
3 50 (4.88%) RDBMS
4 33 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (1.56%) OLAP
6 14 (1.37%) NoSQL
7 12 (1.17%) DataStage
7 12 (1.17%) Hadoop
8 11 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (1.07%) Oracle Database
9 10 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (0.88%) Apache Hive
10 9 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (0.78%) Big Data
11 8 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (0.78%) MySQL
11 8 (0.78%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 15 (1.46%) Selenium
2 14 (1.37%) Git (software)
3 13 (1.27%) Jenkins
4 12 (1.17%) Maven
4 12 (1.17%) JUnit
4 12 (1.17%) LoadRunner
5 10 (0.98%) Ant
6 8 (0.78%) Subversion
6 8 (0.78%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.39%) Moq
7 4 (0.39%) NUnit
7 4 (0.39%) ClearCase
8 3 (0.29%) HP UFT
8 3 (0.29%) Hudson
9 2 (0.20%) JIRA
9 2 (0.20%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.20%) JSUnit
9 2 (0.20%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.20%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.098%) Dreamweaver
General
1 648 (63.28%) Finance
2 257 (25.10%) Retail
3 172 (16.80%) Telecoms
4 140 (13.67%) Investment Banking
5 87 (8.50%) Retail Banking
6 58 (5.66%) Games
7 28 (2.73%) Financial Institution
8 16 (1.56%) Corporate Banking
9 14 (1.37%) General Ledger
9 14 (1.37%) Front Office
10 11 (1.07%) Legal
11 10 (0.98%) Private Banking
11 10 (0.98%) Marketing
12 7 (0.68%) Publishing
13 6 (0.59%) Back Office
14 5 (0.49%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.49%) Law
14 5 (0.49%) Billing
14 5 (0.49%) International Banking
15 3 (0.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 233 (22.75%) Analyst
2 175 (17.09%) Developer
3 107 (10.45%) Business Analyst
4 96 (9.38%) Project Manager
5 52 (5.08%) Java Developer
6 41 (4.00%) Technical Specialist
7 38 (3.71%) Consultant
8 35 (3.42%) Test Manager
9 32 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
9 32 (3.13%) Administrator
10 29 (2.83%) Banking Business Analyst
11 28 (2.73%) Technical Analyst
12 27 (2.64%) Test Analyst
12 27 (2.64%) DBA
12 27 (2.64%) Test Leader
13 26 (2.54%) Python Developer
13 26 (2.54%) Junior
14 25 (2.44%) Architect
15 24 (2.34%) Agile Business Analyst
16 21 (2.05%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (11.33%) Web Services
2 60 (5.86%) HTML
3 45 (4.39%) .NET
4 41 (4.00%) HTML5
5 37 (3.61%) CSS
5 37 (3.61%) Spring
6 34 (3.32%) RESTful
7 31 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
8 29 (2.83%) JMS
8 29 (2.83%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 28 (2.73%) XML
10 27 (2.64%) Sass
11 26 (2.54%) LESS
12 25 (2.44%) J2EE
13 23 (2.25%) ASP.NET
14 22 (2.15%) WebSockets
15 21 (2.05%) Hibernate
16 20 (1.95%) Middleware
17 19 (1.86%) Apache Flex
18 17 (1.66%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 144 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (3.81%) Equities
3 27 (2.64%) Management Information System
4 25 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 22 (2.15%) Mainframe
5 22 (2.15%) Fixed Income
6 20 (1.95%) Derivative
6 20 (1.95%) Mobile App
7 17 (1.66%) Data Centre
7 17 (1.66%) Online Banking
7 17 (1.66%) PMI
8 16 (1.56%) Clustering
8 16 (1.56%) Reference Data
9 15 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 15 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (1.37%) SWIFT
10 14 (1.37%) Mathematics
11 11 (1.07%) Data Integration
12 10 (0.98%) Mobile Banking
13 8 (0.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 144 (14.06%) Linux
2 122 (11.91%) UNIX
3 78 (7.62%) Windows
4 20 (1.95%) Solaris
4 20 (1.95%) zOS
5 19 (1.86%) Android
6 15 (1.46%) Apple iOS
7 14 (1.37%) Windows XP
7 14 (1.37%) AIX
8 11 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (0.88%) Windows 7
10 8 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (0.59%) Windows NT
13 4 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.29%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.29%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.29%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.20%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.098%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (28.32%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (14.55%) Project Management
3 136 (13.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 108 (10.55%) SDLC
5 99 (9.67%) TDD
6 77 (7.52%) Continuous Integration
7 71 (6.93%) Mentoring
8 69 (6.74%) Business Analysis
8 69 (6.74%) Change Management
9 68 (6.64%) Coaching
10 52 (5.08%) Risk Management
11 51 (4.98%) Test Scripting
12 48 (4.69%) Waterfall
12 48 (4.69%) Workflow
13 47 (4.59%) Test Strategy
14 45 (4.39%) Unit Testing
15 44 (4.30%) Scrum
15 44 (4.30%) Software Engineering
16 43 (4.20%) Information Security
17 41 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 233 (22.75%) Java
2 184 (17.97%) SQL
3 109 (10.64%) JavaScript
4 107 (10.45%) Python
5 39 (3.81%) PL/SQL
6 35 (3.42%) C#
7 26 (2.54%) PHP
8 24 (2.34%) Perl
9 21 (2.05%) Shell Script
10 19 (1.86%) Ruby
11 16 (1.56%) T-SQL
12 15 (1.46%) C
13 14 (1.37%) C++
14 12 (1.17%) VB
15 10 (0.98%) VBScript
16 9 (0.88%) COBOL
16 9 (0.88%) PowerShell
17 8 (0.78%) VBA
18 7 (0.68%) RPG
19 6 (0.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 127 (12.40%) Degree
2 37 (3.61%) CISSP
3 34 (3.32%) ISTQB
4 26 (2.54%) ISEB
4 26 (2.54%) CISA
5 20 (1.95%) PMI Certification
6 16 (1.56%) CISMP
7 15 (1.46%) CISM
8 11 (1.07%) CCSA
8 11 (1.07%) CCSE
8 11 (1.07%) CSQA
9 8 (0.78%) APMP
10 7 (0.68%) ACCA
11 5 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.39%) SC Cleared
12 4 (0.39%) Security Cleared
12 4 (0.39%) CRISC
12 4 (0.39%) PhD
13 3 (0.29%) PMP
14 2 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (9.96%) QA
2 17 (1.66%) FATCA
3 16 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.98%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.59%) MiFID
7 5 (0.49%) Solvency II
7 5 (0.49%) SLA
7 5 (0.49%) COBIT
8 4 (0.39%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.39%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.29%) Basel II
10 2 (0.20%) EMIR
10 2 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 13 (1.27%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (0.49%) ACF2
4 5 (0.49%) MetaFrame
4 5 (0.49%) RACF
5 4 (0.39%) Samba
5 4 (0.39%) NFS
6 3 (0.29%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.20%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.20%) XenApp
8 1 (0.098%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.098%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 1 (0.098%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.098%) Squid
8 1 (0.098%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 29 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (2.73%) Puppet
3 15 (1.46%) Graphite
3 15 (1.46%) Nagios
3 15 (1.46%) Munin
4 13 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (0.78%) Data Guard
6 6 (0.59%) Tivoli
7 5 (0.49%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 4 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (0.39%) Control-M
9 3 (0.29%) MOM
9 3 (0.29%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (0.29%) SCCM
9 3 (0.29%) SCOM
9 3 (0.29%) ITRS Geneos
10 2 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.20%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.20%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 1 (0.098%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 122 (11.91%) Oracle
2 43 (4.20%) IBM
3 39 (3.81%) Microsoft
4 31 (3.03%) Sybase
5 23 (2.25%) Business Objects
6 20 (1.95%) HP
7 16 (1.56%) Informatica
8 15 (1.46%) Symantec
9 13 (1.27%) Cisco
10 12 (1.17%) Reuters
11 11 (1.07%) Bloomberg
11 11 (1.07%) CheckPoint
12 10 (0.98%) Citrix
12 10 (0.98%) Teradata
13 7 (0.68%) Niku
13 7 (0.68%) Websense
13 7 (0.68%) Sophos
13 7 (0.68%) Misys
14 6 (0.59%) Cognos
14 6 (0.59%) Lotus
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 up to £84,000
Posted: 19 minutes ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £55,000
Posted: 20 minutes ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 38 minutes ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
The People Network
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 58 minutes ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Posted: 59 minutes ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: Highly Competitive + Benefits
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Hays Specialist Recruitment
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: Benefits, Annual Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Health Insurance, Death-in-
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Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive Salary and benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum + Good benefits
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Salary: DOE
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