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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 7 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Permanent jobs citing Banking 532 349 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 17.08% 8.82% 10.97%
As % of the General category 34.57% 21.33% 24.78%
Number of salaries quoted 294 217 155
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
1539 1636 1384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 49.41% 41.37% 44.27%
Number of salaries quoted 946 1006 773
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,426 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +2.97%

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 May 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 May 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 +13 311 £50,000 - 57
Glasgow +4 159 £47,500 -5.00% 21
Stirling +2 45 £51,250 +20.58%
Dundee +4 2 £50,000 +108.33%
Fife - 1 £52,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £26,500 -
Lothian - 1 £65,000 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £43,800 -
Banking
UK

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 631 (65.73%) Finance
2 256 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 238 (24.79%) Retail
4 225 (23.44%) Java
5 166 (17.29%) Project Management
6 163 (16.98%) SQL
7 142 (14.79%) Telecoms
8 136 (14.17%) Investment Banking
9 135 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
10 128 (13.33%) Degree
11 126 (13.13%) Web Services
12 125 (13.02%) Oracle
13 118 (12.29%) Linux
14 112 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
15 99 (10.31%) UNIX
16 95 (9.90%) JavaScript
17 88 (9.17%) Python
18 85 (8.85%) Windows
19 84 (8.75%) QA
20 83 (8.65%) Relational Database
21 82 (8.54%) Retail Banking
22 78 (8.13%) TDD
23 73 (7.60%) Continuous Integration
23 73 (7.60%) Amazon AWS
24 70 (7.29%) Mentoring
25 69 (7.19%) Business Analysis
26 62 (6.46%) Coaching
27 61 (6.35%) Change Management
28 55 (5.73%) Continuous Improvement
29 53 (5.52%) Risk Management

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 34 (3.54%) WebSphere
2 28 (2.92%) SharePoint
3 25 (2.60%) SAS
4 20 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
5 12 (1.25%) FileNet
6 10 (1.04%) MQSeries
7 9 (0.94%) CICS
7 9 (0.94%) Apache
7 9 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (0.83%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.73%) JBoss
9 7 (0.73%) IBM Notes
10 5 (0.52%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.52%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 5 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.42%) Oracle Coherence
11 4 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (0.42%) Mule
Applications
1 48 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.40%) MS Office
3 15 (1.56%) MS Project
4 7 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.42%) Global One
1 4 (0.42%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.31%) Finacle
2 3 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.21%) FLEXCUBE
3 2 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.21%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.10%) MultiFonds
Cloud Services
1 73 (7.60%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.42%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (0.21%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.40%) Internet
2 18 (1.88%) DNS
3 16 (1.67%) Firewall
4 13 (1.35%) TCP/IP
5 10 (1.04%) LDAP
5 10 (1.04%) DHCP
6 9 (0.94%) SSL
7 8 (0.83%) Intranet
8 6 (0.63%) HTTP
9 5 (0.52%) SAN
10 3 (0.31%) Wireless
11 2 (0.21%) VPN
11 2 (0.21%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.21%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (0.10%) OpenLDAP
12 1 (0.10%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.10%) FTP
12 1 (0.10%) LAN
12 1 (0.10%) WAN
12 1 (0.10%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (8.65%) Relational Database
2 44 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
3 38 (3.96%) RDBMS
3 38 (3.96%) SQL Server
4 35 (3.65%) DB2
5 22 (2.29%) Oracle Database
6 16 (1.67%) DataStage
7 13 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
7 13 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (0.94%) OLAP
10 9 (0.94%) NoSQL
11 8 (0.83%) JasperReports
11 8 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (0.83%) Data Mining
12 7 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (0.63%) InterSystems Cache
13 6 (0.63%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 21 (2.19%) JUnit
2 13 (1.35%) Selenium
3 12 (1.25%) Jenkins
4 10 (1.04%) Maven
5 9 (0.94%) Subversion
5 9 (0.94%) Git (software)
6 7 (0.73%) Ant
6 7 (0.73%) LoadRunner
7 4 (0.42%) JIRA
8 3 (0.31%) ClearCase
8 3 (0.31%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.31%) Mockito
9 2 (0.21%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.21%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.21%) JSUnit
10 1 (0.10%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.10%) WinDbg
10 1 (0.10%) PVCS
10 1 (0.10%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.10%) Eclipse
General
1 631 (65.73%) Finance
2 238 (24.79%) Retail
3 142 (14.79%) Telecoms
4 136 (14.17%) Investment Banking
5 82 (8.54%) Retail Banking
6 39 (4.06%) Games
7 21 (2.19%) Private Banking
8 20 (2.08%) Financial Institution
9 12 (1.25%) Corporate Banking
9 12 (1.25%) General Ledger
10 11 (1.15%) Legal
11 10 (1.04%) Marketing
12 9 (0.94%) Front Office
13 6 (0.63%) Publishing
14 5 (0.52%) Billing
14 5 (0.52%) Law
15 3 (0.31%) Back Office
15 3 (0.31%) International Banking
15 3 (0.31%) German Language
16 1 (0.10%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 189 (19.69%) Analyst
2 164 (17.08%) Developer
3 111 (11.56%) Project Manager
4 92 (9.58%) Business Analyst
5 60 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 36 (3.75%) Test Manager
7 35 (3.65%) Architect
8 31 (3.23%) Consultant
9 30 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
9 30 (3.13%) Technical Specialist
10 28 (2.92%) Technical Analyst
10 28 (2.92%) Junior
11 27 (2.81%) Banking Business Analyst
12 26 (2.71%) Senior Developer
13 25 (2.60%) Administrator
14 23 (2.40%) Senior Business Analyst
14 23 (2.40%) Test Leader
15 22 (2.29%) DBA
16 21 (2.19%) Python Developer
17 19 (1.98%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (13.13%) Web Services
2 47 (4.90%) HTML
3 44 (4.58%) Spring
4 43 (4.48%) .NET
5 29 (3.02%) J2EE
6 28 (2.92%) CSS
7 27 (2.81%) XML
8 25 (2.60%) HTML5
9 24 (2.50%) RESTful
10 22 (2.29%) JMS
11 20 (2.08%) Middleware
11 20 (2.08%) Hibernate
12 18 (1.88%) Apache Flex
13 17 (1.77%) ASP.NET
14 16 (1.67%) WebSphere MQ
14 16 (1.67%) Sass
14 16 (1.67%) WebSockets
14 16 (1.67%) Spring Integration
15 15 (1.56%) LESS
16 14 (1.46%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 112 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (3.44%) Equities
2 33 (3.44%) Computer Science
3 24 (2.50%) Mainframe
3 24 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 22 (2.29%) PMI
5 19 (1.98%) Clustering
5 19 (1.98%) Fixed Income
6 18 (1.88%) Mathematics
7 17 (1.77%) Derivative
8 16 (1.67%) Reference Data
9 15 (1.56%) Online Banking
10 13 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 12 (1.25%) Mobile App
12 11 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (1.04%) Client/Server
13 10 (1.04%) Data Integration
13 10 (1.04%) Physics
14 8 (0.83%) Mobile Banking
14 8 (0.83%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 118 (12.29%) Linux
2 99 (10.31%) UNIX
3 85 (8.85%) Windows
4 22 (2.29%) Windows XP
5 15 (1.56%) zOS
5 15 (1.56%) Windows 7
6 12 (1.25%) Android
7 11 (1.15%) Solaris
8 9 (0.94%) AIX
8 9 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.73%) Apple iOS
10 6 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.63%) Windows NT
11 3 (0.31%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.21%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.21%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.21%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.10%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (17.29%) Project Management
3 135 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 78 (8.13%) TDD
5 73 (7.60%) Continuous Integration
6 70 (7.29%) Mentoring
7 69 (7.19%) Business Analysis
8 62 (6.46%) Coaching
9 61 (6.35%) Change Management
10 55 (5.73%) Continuous Improvement
11 53 (5.52%) Risk Management
12 50 (5.21%) Investment Management
13 48 (5.00%) Software Engineering
14 43 (4.48%) Test Scripting
15 41 (4.27%) Waterfall
16 40 (4.17%) Test Strategy
17 39 (4.06%) Software Delivery
18 37 (3.85%) Scrum
18 37 (3.85%) Workflow
19 36 (3.75%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 225 (23.44%) Java
2 163 (16.98%) SQL
3 95 (9.90%) JavaScript
4 88 (9.17%) Python
5 48 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 32 (3.33%) C#
7 20 (2.08%) Shell Script
8 19 (1.98%) PHP
9 17 (1.77%) Perl
10 16 (1.67%) Ruby
11 14 (1.46%) C++
12 12 (1.25%) C
12 12 (1.25%) T-SQL
13 9 (0.94%) VBScript
14 8 (0.83%) VB
14 8 (0.83%) VBA
14 8 (0.83%) PowerShell
15 7 (0.73%) COBOL
16 5 (0.52%) RPG
16 5 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 128 (13.33%) Degree
2 30 (3.13%) PMI Certification
3 23 (2.40%) ISTQB
3 23 (2.40%) CISSP
4 21 (2.19%) ISEB
5 20 (2.08%) CISA
6 12 (1.25%) CISM
7 11 (1.15%) CCSA
7 11 (1.15%) CCSE
8 9 (0.94%) CISMP
9 8 (0.83%) PMP
9 8 (0.83%) APMP
10 6 (0.63%) CRISC
10 6 (0.63%) CSQA
11 5 (0.52%) PhD
11 5 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.21%) NVQ Level 4
13 2 (0.21%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (8.75%) QA
2 18 (1.88%) FATCA
3 10 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.94%) COBIT
4 9 (0.94%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.73%) MiFID
6 6 (0.63%) SLA
6 6 (0.63%) Solvency II
7 5 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.42%) Basel II
8 4 (0.42%) ISO 9000
8 4 (0.42%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.42%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.21%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.10%) EMIR
10 1 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 20 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.73%) RACF
3 5 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (0.52%) ACF2
4 4 (0.42%) MetaFrame
5 2 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (0.21%) XenApp
5 2 (0.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (0.21%) KVM
5 2 (0.21%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (0.21%) Xen
6 1 (0.10%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.10%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 1 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.10%) Firmware
6 1 (0.10%) Squid
Systems Management
1 22 (2.29%) Puppet
1 22 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (1.56%) Graphite
2 15 (1.56%) Munin
2 15 (1.56%) Nagios
3 8 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (0.63%) Tivoli
5 5 (0.52%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 4 (0.42%) Control-M
6 4 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.31%) MOM
7 3 (0.31%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (0.31%) SCOM
7 3 (0.31%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.31%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (0.21%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (0.21%) SCCM
9 1 (0.10%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.10%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 1 (0.10%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 125 (13.02%) Oracle
2 35 (3.65%) IBM
3 27 (2.81%) Business Objects
4 24 (2.50%) Microsoft
5 22 (2.29%) Sybase
6 14 (1.46%) Cisco
6 14 (1.46%) Informatica
7 12 (1.25%) HP
8 11 (1.15%) Red Hat
8 11 (1.15%) CheckPoint
8 11 (1.15%) Misys
9 9 (0.94%) Niku
10 8 (0.83%) Teradata
10 8 (0.83%) Reuters
10 8 (0.83%) Bloomberg
11 7 (0.73%) Lotus
12 6 (0.63%) Citrix
12 6 (0.63%) SAP
13 5 (0.52%) PeopleSoft
13 5 (0.52%) TIBCO
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42840 - £50400 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 23 hours ago
Huntly, Aberdeenshire
TSB
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kirkwall, Orkney
TSB
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
The People Network
Salary: + Superb Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42840 - £50400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £33000 - £55000 per annum + DOE + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £37500 - £55000 per annum + DOE Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Scotland
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus superb benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago