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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 12 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Banking 421 437 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 14.19% 14.07% 9.84%
As % of the General category 31.05% 29.17% 21.76%
Number of salaries quoted 198 239 182
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
1356 1498 1512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.72% 48.21% 45.23%
Number of salaries quoted 772 892 1001
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +5.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +1 294 £50,000 +5.26% 59
Glasgow -4 129 £50,000 +5.26% 14
West Lothian +10 5 £62,500 +135.84% 2
Stirling -1 5 £47,500 +1.06%
Highlands - 2 - -
Fife +2 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Banking
UK

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 592 (60.91%) Finance
2 282 (29.01%) Agile Software Development
3 243 (25.00%) Retail
4 233 (23.97%) Java
5 162 (16.67%) SQL
6 152 (15.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 142 (14.61%) Analytical Skills
8 125 (12.86%) Oracle
9 124 (12.76%) Investment Banking
10 119 (12.24%) Degree
10 119 (12.24%) Project Management
11 113 (11.63%) Telecoms
12 100 (10.29%) Python
13 87 (8.95%) Unix
14 86 (8.85%) Retail Banking
14 86 (8.85%) SDLC
15 85 (8.74%) Change Management
16 84 (8.64%) Web Services
17 83 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
18 82 (8.44%) Business Analysis
19 80 (8.23%) WebSphere
20 73 (7.51%) Analytics
21 71 (7.30%) Data Warehouse
22 70 (7.20%) IBM
23 68 (7.00%) QA
24 65 (6.69%) Management Information System
24 65 (6.69%) Windows
24 65 (6.69%) Linux
24 65 (6.69%) JavaScript
25 62 (6.38%) Data Analysis

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 80 (8.23%) WebSphere
2 42 (4.32%) SAS
3 37 (3.81%) WebSphere Application Server
4 23 (2.37%) Tomcat
5 15 (1.54%) Apache
6 11 (1.13%) JBoss
6 11 (1.13%) SharePoint
7 9 (0.93%) CMS
7 9 (0.93%) MQSeries
8 7 (0.72%) IIS
9 5 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (0.41%) GemFire
10 4 (0.41%) Oracle Coherence
11 3 (0.31%) CICS
11 3 (0.31%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.31%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (0.31%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.31%) Node.js
11 3 (0.31%) WebSphere Portal
11 3 (0.31%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 33 (3.40%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (0.82%) MS Office
4 5 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.41%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.21%) MS Project
7 1 (0.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (1.34%) Markit EDM
2 11 (1.13%) MultiFonds
2 11 (1.13%) thinkFolio
3 7 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.41%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.10%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.01%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.93%) DigitalOcean
3 9 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (0.51%) SaaS
5 4 (0.41%) Taleo
6 3 (0.31%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (0.21%) AdWords
7 2 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.21%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.21%) IaaS
8 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.10%) Office 365
8 1 (0.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.67%) Internet
2 22 (2.26%) Firewall
3 20 (2.06%) Intranet
4 19 (1.95%) SSL
5 16 (1.65%) HTTP
5 16 (1.65%) SAN
6 15 (1.54%) TCP/IP
7 13 (1.34%) Multicast
8 12 (1.23%) DMZ
8 12 (1.23%) WAN
9 11 (1.13%) LAN
9 11 (1.13%) Network Security
10 7 (0.72%) Intrusion Detection
11 6 (0.62%) DNS
12 5 (0.51%) Wireless
13 4 (0.41%) DHCP
13 4 (0.41%) FTP
13 4 (0.41%) VPN
14 3 (0.31%) BGP
14 3 (0.31%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (7.30%) Data Warehouse
2 56 (5.76%) Relational Database
3 33 (3.40%) BusinessObjects
4 32 (3.29%) SQL Server
5 26 (2.67%) DB2
6 25 (2.57%) MySQL
7 19 (1.95%) NoSQL
8 17 (1.75%) QlikView
8 17 (1.75%) RDBMS
9 16 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (1.65%) Star Schema
10 15 (1.54%) Data Mining
10 15 (1.54%) Oracle Database
11 11 (1.13%) Hadoop
11 11 (1.13%) Oracle BI EE
11 11 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (1.03%) PowerCenter
13 9 (0.93%) DataStage
13 9 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
14 8 (0.82%) BODI
Development Applications
1 23 (2.37%) Git (software)
2 21 (2.16%) Jenkins
3 13 (1.34%) Ant
3 13 (1.34%) Selenium
4 11 (1.13%) Subversion
5 7 (0.72%) Maven
6 6 (0.62%) HP UFT
7 5 (0.51%) Grunt
8 4 (0.41%) Axure RP
8 4 (0.41%) gulp
8 4 (0.41%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.41%) WebStorm
9 3 (0.31%) Hudson
9 3 (0.31%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.31%) Xcode
10 2 (0.21%) Robolectric
11 1 (0.10%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.10%) Bower
11 1 (0.10%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 592 (60.91%) Finance
2 243 (25.00%) Retail
3 124 (12.76%) Investment Banking
4 113 (11.63%) Telecoms
5 86 (8.85%) Retail Banking
6 40 (4.12%) Pharmaceutical
7 37 (3.81%) Marketing
8 27 (2.78%) Games
9 26 (2.67%) Front Office
10 24 (2.47%) Legal
11 18 (1.85%) Corporate Banking
12 17 (1.75%) Financial Institution
13 15 (1.54%) Law
14 14 (1.44%) Back Office
15 13 (1.34%) Private Banking
16 7 (0.72%) Electronics
16 7 (0.72%) Manufacturing
17 3 (0.31%) Publishing
18 1 (0.10%) Billing
18 1 (0.10%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 259 (26.65%) Analyst
2 169 (17.39%) Developer
3 125 (12.86%) Business Analyst
4 83 (8.54%) Project Manager
5 67 (6.89%) Consultant
6 49 (5.04%) Technical Specialist
7 46 (4.73%) Architect
8 44 (4.53%) Java Developer
9 39 (4.01%) Python Developer
10 33 (3.40%) Senior Developer
11 32 (3.29%) IT Analyst
12 31 (3.19%) Senior Analyst
13 30 (3.09%) Technical Analyst
14 29 (2.98%) IT Manager
15 25 (2.57%) IT Project Manager
15 25 (2.57%) Test Analyst
16 23 (2.37%) Financial Services Project Manager
16 23 (2.37%) IT Services Manager
16 23 (2.37%) Solutions Architect
16 23 (2.37%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (8.64%) Web Services
2 59 (6.07%) XML
3 45 (4.63%) HTML
4 44 (4.53%) Middleware
5 31 (3.19%) CSS
6 28 (2.88%) .NET
7 27 (2.78%) RESTful
8 23 (2.37%) HTML5
8 23 (2.37%) WebSphere MQ
9 19 (1.95%) J2EE
10 18 (1.85%) JSON
10 18 (1.85%) Spring
11 17 (1.75%) FIX Protocol
11 17 (1.75%) jQuery
12 16 (1.65%) Sass
13 15 (1.54%) IBM Integration Bus
13 15 (1.54%) SOAP
14 13 (1.34%) AngularJS
14 13 (1.34%) LESS
14 13 (1.34%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 142 (14.61%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (6.69%) Management Information System
3 62 (6.38%) Data Centre
4 30 (3.09%) Mobile App
5 27 (2.78%) Fixed Income
6 26 (2.67%) Market Risk
7 25 (2.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 25 (2.57%) Mobile Banking
8 24 (2.47%) Mainframe
9 21 (2.16%) Credit Risk
9 21 (2.16%) SWIFT
10 17 (1.75%) User Experience
11 16 (1.65%) Derivative
12 14 (1.44%) Online Banking
13 12 (1.23%) Computer Science
13 12 (1.23%) DataPower
13 12 (1.23%) N-Tier
14 11 (1.13%) Grid Computing
15 10 (1.03%) Replication
16 9 (0.93%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 87 (8.95%) Unix
2 65 (6.69%) Linux
2 65 (6.69%) Windows
3 27 (2.78%) Windows Server
4 19 (1.95%) Solaris
5 16 (1.65%) AIX
5 16 (1.65%) Android
6 15 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (1.23%) Apple iOS
9 11 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (0.93%) Windows 2000
11 8 (0.82%) zOS
12 5 (0.51%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.31%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.10%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (29.01%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (15.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 119 (12.24%) Project Management
4 86 (8.85%) SDLC
5 85 (8.74%) Change Management
6 83 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
7 82 (8.44%) Business Analysis
8 73 (7.51%) Analytics
9 62 (6.38%) Data Analysis
10 61 (6.28%) Risk Management
11 56 (5.76%) OO
12 54 (5.56%) TDD
13 53 (5.45%) Asset Management
14 52 (5.35%) Information Security
14 52 (5.35%) Mentoring
15 49 (5.04%) Line Management
16 47 (4.84%) Incident Management
16 47 (4.84%) Scrum
17 46 (4.73%) Coaching
17 46 (4.73%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 233 (23.97%) Java
2 162 (16.67%) SQL
3 100 (10.29%) Python
4 65 (6.69%) JavaScript
5 53 (5.45%) C#
6 37 (3.81%) C++
7 32 (3.29%) Shell Script
8 21 (2.16%) PHP
9 16 (1.65%) Perl
9 16 (1.65%) Ruby
10 10 (1.03%) T-SQL
11 8 (0.82%) PL/SQL
12 7 (0.72%) XPath
13 6 (0.62%) VBScript
14 5 (0.51%) PowerShell
14 5 (0.51%) VB
15 4 (0.41%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.41%) C
16 3 (0.31%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.21%) VBA
Qualifications
1 119 (12.24%) Degree
2 32 (3.29%) ISEB
3 29 (2.98%) CISSP
4 19 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (1.23%) CISA
5 12 (1.23%) CISM
6 9 (0.93%) CEH
6 9 (0.93%) ISTQB
6 9 (0.93%) Security Cleared
7 8 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (0.72%) GIAC
9 5 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.51%) SANS
10 3 (0.31%) CCNA
10 3 (0.31%) IIBA
10 3 (0.31%) MCP
10 3 (0.31%) MCSA
10 3 (0.31%) MCSE
10 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (7.00%) QA
2 16 (1.65%) Basel II
3 12 (1.23%) Solvency II
4 10 (1.03%) Data Quality
4 10 (1.03%) SLA
5 5 (0.51%) COBIT
6 4 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.31%) FATCA
8 2 (0.21%) COREP
8 2 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.21%) FINREP
8 2 (0.21%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.10%) Basel III
9 1 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.10%) EMIR
9 1 (0.10%) MiFID
9 1 (0.10%) SEPA
9 1 (0.10%) UCITS
System Software
1 9 (0.93%) Active Directory
1 9 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.41%) XenApp
2 4 (0.41%) XenDesktop
3 3 (0.31%) RACF
3 3 (0.31%) Squid
3 3 (0.31%) vSphere
3 3 (0.31%) zsh
4 2 (0.21%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 2 (0.21%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.10%) Firmware
5 1 (0.10%) HDFS
5 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.10%) MetaFrame
5 1 (0.10%) SRDF
5 1 (0.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.10%) Veritas File System
5 1 (0.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.10%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 27 (2.78%) Puppet
2 26 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (0.82%) SCCM
4 5 (0.51%) QRadar
5 4 (0.41%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 4 (0.41%) ITRS Geneos
5 4 (0.41%) SCOM
5 4 (0.41%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.21%) HP UCMDB
6 2 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.21%) zSecure
7 1 (0.10%) Ansible
7 1 (0.10%) CA Service Virtualization
7 1 (0.10%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.10%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.10%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.10%) Sysprep
7 1 (0.10%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 125 (12.86%) Oracle
2 70 (7.20%) IBM
3 40 (4.12%) Microsoft
4 27 (2.78%) Sybase
5 20 (2.06%) HP
6 17 (1.75%) Informatica
6 17 (1.75%) SAP
7 16 (1.65%) Google
8 15 (1.54%) Cognos
8 15 (1.54%) Fundtech
8 15 (1.54%) Teradata
9 13 (1.34%) Bloomberg
9 13 (1.34%) Charles River
9 13 (1.34%) Reuters
9 13 (1.34%) Splunk
10 11 (1.13%) Calypso
10 11 (1.13%) Fidessa
10 11 (1.13%) Linedata
10 11 (1.13%) Pega
10 11 (1.13%) VMware
Edinburgh
TSB
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Linlithgow, West Lothian
TSB
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Linlithgow, West Lothian
TSB
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
TSB
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cognizant
Salary: Market competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Bright Purple Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
TSB
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80k - 120k + excellent package, car, bonus etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £25,000 - £55,000+ excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
greyspark
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
TSB
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £38800 - £45359 per week
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 9 days ago