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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 11 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Banking 437 314 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 14.15% 9.67% 11.60%
As % of the General category 29.25% 21.30% 26.21%
Number of salaries quoted 244 175 205
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £27,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £64,000
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
1494 1474 1282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 48.37% 45.41% 44.27%
Number of salaries quoted 908 962 854
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +10 258 £49,500 -2.94% 55
Glasgow +2 146 £47,500 -3.55% 25
Stirling -5 14 £47,250 -21.25% 4
North Lanarkshire - 3 - -
Dundee - 2 £26,500 -
Midlothian - 2 £43,500 -
Fife +5 1 £52,000 +82.45%
Moray - 1 - -
Banking
UK

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 571 (66.09%) Finance
2 245 (28.36%) Retail
3 217 (25.12%) Java
4 199 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
5 172 (19.91%) SQL
6 171 (19.79%) Investment Banking
7 132 (15.28%) Project Management
8 124 (14.35%) Oracle
9 121 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 119 (13.77%) Degree
11 110 (12.73%) Retail Banking
12 105 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
13 102 (11.81%) Linux
14 99 (11.46%) Web Services
15 88 (10.19%) UNIX
16 85 (9.84%) Telecoms
17 74 (8.56%) Relational Database
18 73 (8.45%) QA
19 71 (8.22%) Windows
20 67 (7.75%) Python
20 67 (7.75%) Continuous Improvement
21 61 (7.06%) Investment Management
21 61 (7.06%) JavaScript
22 60 (6.94%) Risk Management
22 60 (6.94%) Business Analysis
23 59 (6.83%) TDD
24 55 (6.37%) Continuous Integration
25 54 (6.25%) Change Management
26 52 (6.02%) SQL Server
27 50 (5.79%) PL/SQL

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 32 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 31 (3.59%) WebSphere
3 28 (3.24%) SAS
4 20 (2.31%) Tomcat
5 18 (2.08%) CICS
6 17 (1.97%) WebSphere Application Server
7 13 (1.50%) WebLogic
8 12 (1.39%) FileNet
9 11 (1.27%) MQSeries
10 9 (1.04%) Apache
11 8 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (0.58%) IIS
13 4 (0.46%) JBoss
14 3 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.35%) Documentum
14 3 (0.35%) WorkSite
15 2 (0.23%) LiveLink
15 2 (0.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 2 (0.23%) WordPress
15 2 (0.23%) Alfresco
Applications
1 50 (5.79%) MS Excel
2 30 (3.47%) MS Office
3 22 (2.55%) MS Project
4 7 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.35%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.35%) 3ds Max
5 3 (0.35%) SPSS
6 2 (0.23%) PrintSoft PReS
7 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.12%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 4 (0.46%) FLEXCUBE
1 4 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (0.46%) Temenos T24
1 4 (0.46%) Finacle
2 3 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.23%) PolarLake
3 2 (0.23%) FileNet Content Manager
4 1 (0.12%) Magento
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (5.09%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.23%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.12%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.12%) SaaS
5 1 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.66%) DNS
2 22 (2.55%) Internet
3 18 (2.08%) DHCP
4 8 (0.93%) LDAP
4 8 (0.93%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.58%) ATM
6 4 (0.46%) HTTP
7 3 (0.35%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (0.23%) ICMP
8 2 (0.23%) Wireless
8 2 (0.23%) Firewall
8 2 (0.23%) VPN
8 2 (0.23%) SSL
9 1 (0.12%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (8.56%) Relational Database
2 52 (6.02%) SQL Server
3 48 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (3.70%) RDBMS
5 28 (3.24%) Oracle Database
6 27 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (2.31%) DB2
7 20 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (1.97%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (1.50%) Crystal Reports
10 12 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (1.16%) Big Data
12 9 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (1.04%) MS Access
12 9 (1.04%) Data Mining
12 9 (1.04%) DataStage
13 8 (0.93%) QlikView
14 6 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (2.78%) JUnit
2 17 (1.97%) Subversion
3 16 (1.85%) Git (software)
4 13 (1.50%) JIRA
5 12 (1.39%) Maven
6 9 (1.04%) Selenium
7 6 (0.69%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.46%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.46%) Mockito
10 3 (0.35%) ERwin
11 2 (0.23%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (0.23%) ClearCase
11 2 (0.23%) TestNG
11 2 (0.23%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.23%) JBehave
11 2 (0.23%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.12%) Hudson
12 1 (0.12%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.12%) FishEye
General
1 571 (66.09%) Finance
2 245 (28.36%) Retail
3 171 (19.79%) Investment Banking
4 110 (12.73%) Retail Banking
5 85 (9.84%) Telecoms
6 40 (4.63%) Private Banking
7 29 (3.36%) Games
8 15 (1.74%) Back Office
9 14 (1.62%) Front Office
10 12 (1.39%) Financial Institution
11 11 (1.27%) Legal
12 10 (1.16%) Marketing
13 6 (0.69%) International Banking
13 6 (0.69%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.23%) Billing
15 2 (0.23%) Law
16 1 (0.12%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.12%) Advertising
16 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 203 (23.50%) Developer
2 201 (23.26%) Analyst
3 94 (10.88%) Project Manager
4 93 (10.76%) Business Analyst
5 76 (8.80%) Java Developer
6 44 (5.09%) Senior Developer
6 44 (5.09%) Architect
7 39 (4.51%) Senior Analyst
8 31 (3.59%) Technical Analyst
9 28 (3.24%) Senior Business Analyst
9 28 (3.24%) Senior Java Developer
10 25 (2.89%) Test Manager
11 23 (2.66%) Systems Analyst
12 20 (2.31%) Technical Specialist
13 19 (2.20%) Senior Manager
14 18 (2.08%) Consultant
14 18 (2.08%) Banking Business Analyst
14 18 (2.08%) Technical Business Analyst
15 15 (1.74%) Software Engineer
15 15 (1.74%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (11.46%) Web Services
2 39 (4.51%) Spring
3 36 (4.17%) XML
4 29 (3.36%) J2EE
5 28 (3.24%) HTML
6 25 (2.89%) REST
7 23 (2.66%) Middleware
8 22 (2.55%) .NET
9 18 (2.08%) JSP
9 18 (2.08%) Hibernate
10 17 (1.97%) CSS
11 13 (1.50%) HTML5
11 13 (1.50%) AngularJS
12 12 (1.39%) Apache Flex
12 12 (1.39%) JMS
12 12 (1.39%) JAX-RS
13 10 (1.16%) RESTful
14 9 (1.04%) WebSockets
14 9 (1.04%) SOAP
15 8 (0.93%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 105 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (4.40%) Computer Science
3 26 (3.01%) Mainframe
4 23 (2.66%) Equities
5 19 (2.20%) Mathematics
5 19 (2.20%) Management Information System
6 18 (2.08%) Client/Server
6 18 (2.08%) Clustering
6 18 (2.08%) Credit Risk
7 14 (1.62%) Physics
8 13 (1.50%) PMI
9 12 (1.39%) Derivative
10 11 (1.27%) IBM Mainframe
10 11 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 11 (1.27%) Online Banking
11 10 (1.16%) Market Risk
12 9 (1.04%) Open Source
13 8 (0.93%) Grid Computing
14 7 (0.81%) Reference Data
14 7 (0.81%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 102 (11.81%) Linux
2 88 (10.19%) UNIX
3 71 (8.22%) Windows
4 26 (3.01%) Windows 7
5 20 (2.31%) Windows XP
6 12 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.04%) AIX
8 7 (0.81%) Solaris
8 7 (0.81%) zOS
9 5 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.35%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.23%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.23%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (15.28%) Project Management
3 121 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 67 (7.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 61 (7.06%) Investment Management
6 60 (6.94%) Risk Management
6 60 (6.94%) Business Analysis
7 59 (6.83%) TDD
8 55 (6.37%) Continuous Integration
9 54 (6.25%) Change Management
10 50 (5.79%) Service Delivery
10 50 (5.79%) Coaching
11 48 (5.56%) Data Modelling
12 45 (5.21%) Wealth Management
13 43 (4.98%) Mentoring
13 43 (4.98%) PRINCE2
14 40 (4.63%) Migration
15 38 (4.40%) ETL
16 37 (4.28%) ITIL
16 37 (4.28%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 217 (25.12%) Java
2 172 (19.91%) SQL
3 67 (7.75%) Python
4 61 (7.06%) JavaScript
5 50 (5.79%) PL/SQL
6 27 (3.13%) C#
7 21 (2.43%) VBA
8 18 (2.08%) Shell Script
9 17 (1.97%) PHP
9 17 (1.97%) C++
10 15 (1.74%) Assembly Language
11 13 (1.50%) Perl
12 12 (1.39%) JCL
12 12 (1.39%) COBOL
13 11 (1.27%) T-SQL
13 11 (1.27%) Ruby
14 7 (0.81%) VB
14 7 (0.81%) C
15 6 (0.69%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.58%) Scala
Qualifications
1 119 (13.77%) Degree
2 22 (2.55%) PMI Certification
3 16 (1.85%) CISA
4 11 (1.27%) ISEB
5 10 (1.16%) PMP
6 9 (1.04%) CISSP
7 6 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (0.69%) CRISC
8 5 (0.58%) PhD
8 5 (0.58%) CISM
8 5 (0.58%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.46%) APMP
10 2 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.12%) NVQ Level 4
11 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.12%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.12%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (8.45%) QA
2 8 (0.93%) COBIT
3 7 (0.81%) SLA
3 7 (0.81%) MiFID
4 6 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.69%) FATCA
5 5 (0.58%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.46%) Basel II
6 4 (0.46%) ISO 9000
6 4 (0.46%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.12%) COREP
7 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (3.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (0.46%) XenApp
2 4 (0.46%) XenDesktop
2 4 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.35%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (0.23%) Xen
4 2 (0.23%) RACF
4 2 (0.23%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.23%) DFS Replication
4 2 (0.23%) KVM
5 1 (0.12%) Novell eDirectory
5 1 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 10 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (1.16%) Puppet
2 9 (1.04%) Munin
2 9 (1.04%) Graphite
2 9 (1.04%) Nagios
3 6 (0.69%) Tivoli
3 6 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.58%) CA Endevor
5 4 (0.46%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 4 (0.46%) Ganglia
6 3 (0.35%) SCOM
7 2 (0.23%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (0.23%) CA LISA
8 1 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.12%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.12%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.12%) Control-M
8 1 (0.12%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 124 (14.35%) Oracle
2 32 (3.70%) IBM
3 28 (3.24%) Sybase
4 23 (2.66%) Business Objects
4 23 (2.66%) Microsoft
5 19 (2.20%) Informatica
5 19 (2.20%) Red Hat
6 16 (1.85%) SAP
7 9 (1.04%) HP
8 7 (0.81%) Citrix
9 5 (0.58%) Niku
9 5 (0.58%) Misys
9 5 (0.58%) Netezza
9 5 (0.58%) Teradata
9 5 (0.58%) VMware
10 4 (0.46%) PeopleSoft
10 4 (0.46%) Cognos
10 4 (0.46%) Cyber-Ark
11 3 (0.35%) Tableau
11 3 (0.35%) Compuware
Edinburgh
Accenture
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Scotland
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
JP Morgan
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE - VP
Posted: 4 days ago
Stirlingshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £32000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Falkirk, Stirlingshire
TSB
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lanarkshire
TSB
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 10 days ago