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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 7 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Banking 501 379 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 15.82% 10.30% 10.23%
As % of the General category 32.70% 22.93% 23.57%
Number of salaries quoted 211 231 180
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 £35,000 £32,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,350 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
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
1532 1653 1413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 48.39% 44.94% 43.41%
Number of salaries quoted 914 1075 882
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 31 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 31 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 +9 315 £50,000 +5.26% 70
Glasgow +7 144 £50,000 -9.09% 20
Stirling -3 27 £65,000 +44.44% 4
West Lothian - 3 £52,500 -
Lothian - 1 £65,000 -
Moray - 1 - -
Highlands - 1 - -
Banking
UK

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 647 (61.91%) Finance
2 281 (26.89%) Agile Software Development
3 275 (26.32%) Retail
4 222 (21.24%) Java
5 199 (19.04%) SQL
6 157 (15.02%) Telecoms
7 155 (14.83%) Investment Banking
7 155 (14.83%) Project Management
8 154 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
9 145 (13.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 142 (13.59%) Linux
11 137 (13.11%) Oracle
12 128 (12.25%) UNIX
13 116 (11.10%) Relational Database
14 109 (10.43%) Web Services
15 108 (10.33%) SDLC
16 107 (10.24%) Degree
17 106 (10.14%) QA
18 101 (9.67%) JavaScript
19 99 (9.47%) TDD
20 97 (9.28%) Retail Banking
21 95 (9.09%) Python
22 81 (7.75%) Business Analysis
23 77 (7.37%) Change Management
24 76 (7.27%) Windows
24 76 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
25 69 (6.60%) Coaching
26 66 (6.32%) Mentoring
27 64 (6.12%) HTML
28 62 (5.93%) Amazon AWS

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 55 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 37 (3.54%) SAS
3 33 (3.16%) WebSphere Application Server
4 25 (2.39%) SharePoint
5 17 (1.63%) FileNet
6 13 (1.24%) Apache
7 12 (1.15%) Apache Pig
8 10 (0.96%) MQSeries
9 9 (0.86%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 8 (0.77%) CICS
11 6 (0.57%) JBoss
11 6 (0.57%) IBM Notes
11 6 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (0.57%) Mule
11 6 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.48%) Captiva
12 5 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (0.48%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.38%) CMS
Applications
1 53 (5.07%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.49%) MS Office
3 20 (1.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.86%) MS Project
5 7 (0.67%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.48%) SPSS
7 3 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.096%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.096%) InDesign
8 1 (0.096%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 6 (0.57%) Markit EDM
2 5 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.38%) Global One
3 4 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.096%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.096%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.096%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.096%) MultiFonds
5 1 (0.096%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 62 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (2.87%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (1.05%) Amazon EMR
4 8 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (0.57%) Amazon Kinesis
6 5 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.19%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.096%) Office 365
8 1 (0.096%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.20%) Internet
2 15 (1.44%) Firewall
3 11 (1.05%) Intranet
4 10 (0.96%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.77%) SSL
6 7 (0.67%) DNS
6 7 (0.67%) LDAP
7 6 (0.57%) SAN
8 5 (0.48%) HTTP
9 4 (0.38%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (0.38%) ATM
10 3 (0.29%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.19%) LAN
11 2 (0.19%) WAN
11 2 (0.19%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (0.19%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.096%) Wireless
12 1 (0.096%) Network Security
12 1 (0.096%) OpenLDAP
12 1 (0.096%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (11.10%) Relational Database
2 61 (5.84%) SQL Server
3 58 (5.55%) DB2
4 54 (5.17%) RDBMS
5 35 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (2.30%) BusinessObjects
7 22 (2.11%) OLAP
8 18 (1.72%) NoSQL
9 17 (1.63%) Hadoop
10 13 (1.24%) Big Data
11 12 (1.15%) Apache Hive
11 12 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (1.05%) DataStage
12 11 (1.05%) MySQL
12 11 (1.05%) Oracle Database
13 10 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (0.77%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 20 (1.91%) Git (software)
2 16 (1.53%) Jenkins
2 16 (1.53%) Subversion
2 16 (1.53%) Selenium
3 15 (1.44%) Maven
4 14 (1.34%) TeamCity
5 12 (1.15%) LoadRunner
5 12 (1.15%) JUnit
6 11 (1.05%) Ant
7 8 (0.77%) NUnit
7 8 (0.77%) Moq
8 6 (0.57%) Hudson
9 5 (0.48%) Talend Open Studio
9 5 (0.48%) ClearCase
10 4 (0.38%) HP UFT
10 4 (0.38%) Xcode
11 3 (0.29%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.29%) JIRA
12 2 (0.19%) JSUnit
12 2 (0.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 647 (61.91%) Finance
2 275 (26.32%) Retail
3 157 (15.02%) Telecoms
4 155 (14.83%) Investment Banking
5 97 (9.28%) Retail Banking
6 53 (5.07%) Games
7 31 (2.97%) Financial Institution
8 16 (1.53%) Corporate Banking
9 15 (1.44%) Marketing
10 11 (1.05%) Legal
10 11 (1.05%) Front Office
11 9 (0.86%) General Ledger
12 8 (0.77%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.77%) Private Banking
13 6 (0.57%) Publishing
13 6 (0.57%) Back Office
14 5 (0.48%) Law
14 5 (0.48%) Billing
15 4 (0.38%) International Banking
15 4 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 249 (23.83%) Analyst
2 173 (16.56%) Developer
3 113 (10.81%) Business Analyst
4 93 (8.90%) Project Manager
5 46 (4.40%) Java Developer
6 43 (4.11%) Technical Specialist
7 39 (3.73%) Consultant
8 33 (3.16%) Test Manager
9 32 (3.06%) Architect
9 32 (3.06%) Senior Analyst
10 30 (2.87%) Administrator
11 29 (2.78%) Test Analyst
11 29 (2.78%) Technical Analyst
12 27 (2.58%) Banking Business Analyst
13 25 (2.39%) Test Leader
13 25 (2.39%) DBA
13 25 (2.39%) Senior Developer
14 23 (2.20%) Security Analyst
14 23 (2.20%) Python Developer
15 22 (2.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (10.43%) Web Services
2 64 (6.12%) HTML
3 44 (4.21%) HTML5
4 39 (3.73%) .NET
4 39 (3.73%) CSS
4 39 (3.73%) Spring
5 35 (3.35%) RESTful
6 33 (3.16%) JMS
7 32 (3.06%) WebSphere MQ
8 30 (2.87%) XML
9 29 (2.78%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 28 (2.68%) J2EE
11 27 (2.58%) Sass
12 26 (2.49%) LESS
13 24 (2.30%) Hibernate
14 22 (2.11%) WebSockets
15 20 (1.91%) Middleware
15 20 (1.91%) ASP.NET
16 19 (1.82%) Spring Integration
17 18 (1.72%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 154 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (3.54%) Equities
3 27 (2.58%) Management Information System
4 22 (2.11%) Mobile App
5 21 (2.01%) Fixed Income
6 20 (1.91%) Mainframe
6 20 (1.91%) Data Centre
7 19 (1.82%) Reference Data
8 18 (1.72%) Derivative
8 18 (1.72%) Computer Science
9 17 (1.63%) Online Banking
9 17 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 15 (1.44%) PMI
12 14 (1.34%) Clustering
12 14 (1.34%) SWIFT
13 12 (1.15%) Mobile Banking
14 11 (1.05%) Data Integration
14 11 (1.05%) Replication
15 9 (0.86%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 142 (13.59%) Linux
2 128 (12.25%) UNIX
3 76 (7.27%) Windows
4 21 (2.01%) Solaris
4 21 (2.01%) Android
5 20 (1.91%) Apple iOS
6 18 (1.72%) zOS
7 15 (1.44%) AIX
8 12 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (1.05%) Windows XP
10 9 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (0.57%) Windows NT
12 6 (0.57%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.29%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.29%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.19%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.096%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (26.89%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (14.83%) Project Management
3 145 (13.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 108 (10.33%) SDLC
5 99 (9.47%) TDD
6 81 (7.75%) Business Analysis
7 77 (7.37%) Change Management
8 76 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
9 69 (6.60%) Coaching
10 66 (6.32%) Mentoring
11 56 (5.36%) Waterfall
12 52 (4.98%) Software Delivery
13 51 (4.88%) Analytics
14 50 (4.78%) Test Scripting
14 50 (4.78%) Workflow
15 49 (4.69%) Risk Management
16 48 (4.59%) Information Security
16 48 (4.59%) Unit Testing
16 48 (4.59%) Continuous Improvement
17 47 (4.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 222 (21.24%) Java
2 199 (19.04%) SQL
3 101 (9.67%) JavaScript
4 95 (9.09%) Python
5 42 (4.02%) PL/SQL
6 35 (3.35%) C#
7 27 (2.58%) Perl
8 26 (2.49%) PHP
9 21 (2.01%) Shell Script
10 19 (1.82%) T-SQL
11 17 (1.63%) Ruby
12 13 (1.24%) VB
12 13 (1.24%) C
13 10 (0.96%) VBScript
13 10 (0.96%) C++
14 9 (0.86%) PowerShell
15 8 (0.77%) VBA
16 7 (0.67%) COBOL
16 7 (0.67%) RPG
17 6 (0.57%) R
Qualifications
1 107 (10.24%) Degree
2 40 (3.83%) CISSP
3 36 (3.44%) ISTQB
4 32 (3.06%) ISEB
5 26 (2.49%) CISA
6 20 (1.91%) CISMP
7 18 (1.72%) PMI Certification
8 16 (1.53%) CISM
9 11 (1.05%) ACCA
9 11 (1.05%) CCSA
9 11 (1.05%) CCSE
9 11 (1.05%) CSQA
10 5 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (0.48%) APMP
10 5 (0.48%) Security Cleared
10 5 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.38%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.38%) PhD
11 4 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (10.14%) QA
2 16 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.44%) FATCA
4 12 (1.15%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.57%) SLA
7 5 (0.48%) Solvency II
8 4 (0.38%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.38%) COBIT
8 4 (0.38%) MiFID
8 4 (0.38%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.29%) Basel II
10 2 (0.19%) EMIR
10 2 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 11 (1.05%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (0.96%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 6 (0.57%) Apache Flume
5 5 (0.48%) ACF2
5 5 (0.48%) NFS
5 5 (0.48%) MetaFrame
5 5 (0.48%) RACF
5 5 (0.48%) Samba
6 3 (0.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (0.29%) XenApp
7 2 (0.19%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.096%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.096%) Squid
8 1 (0.096%) Firmware
8 1 (0.096%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.096%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 1 (0.096%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 31 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
2 29 (2.78%) Puppet
3 12 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (0.96%) Graphite
4 10 (0.96%) Nagios
4 10 (0.96%) Munin
5 9 (0.86%) Data Guard
6 7 (0.67%) Tivoli
7 5 (0.48%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 5 (0.48%) zSecure
8 4 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (0.38%) SCCM
8 4 (0.38%) SCOM
8 4 (0.38%) Control-M
9 3 (0.29%) MOM
9 3 (0.29%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (0.29%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.29%) ITRS Geneos
10 2 (0.19%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 137 (13.11%) Oracle
2 52 (4.98%) Microsoft
3 45 (4.31%) IBM
4 35 (3.35%) Sybase
5 22 (2.11%) HP
6 19 (1.82%) Informatica
7 17 (1.63%) Reuters
8 16 (1.53%) Bloomberg
8 16 (1.53%) Symantec
9 13 (1.24%) Cisco
9 13 (1.24%) Teradata
10 11 (1.05%) CheckPoint
10 11 (1.05%) Citrix
11 9 (0.86%) Cognos
12 8 (0.77%) VMware
12 8 (0.77%) DevExpress
13 7 (0.67%) Sophos
13 7 (0.67%) Websense
13 7 (0.67%) Sun
13 7 (0.67%) MicroStrategy
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