The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 70 58 81
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +23
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 111 112 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.97% 3.57% 2.72%
As % of the General category 6.51% 8.19% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 65 65 42
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
Investment 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
1705 1368 1284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.58% 43.66% 40.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1067 855 841
Average salary £44,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Scotland region.

Investment Banking Salary Trend in Scotland

Investment Banking
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Investment Banking Salary Histogram in Scotland

Investment 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 Investment Banking within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
Glasgow -11 78 £57,500 +4.54% 7
Stirling -2 18 £45,000 -6.25% 3
Edinburgh -28 13 £70,000 +33.33% 2
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Investment 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 Investment Banking.

1 213 (100.00%) Banking
2 132 (61.97%) Finance
3 98 (46.01%) Java
4 75 (35.21%) SQL
5 62 (29.11%) Investment Management
6 51 (23.94%) Degree
7 50 (23.47%) C++
8 48 (22.54%) Oracle
8 48 (22.54%) Risk Management
9 46 (21.60%) Grid Computing
9 46 (21.60%) Computer Science
10 45 (21.13%) Mathematics
10 45 (21.13%) Physics
10 45 (21.13%) Market Risk
10 45 (21.13%) Financial Institution
11 35 (16.43%) HTML
12 31 (14.55%) Project Management
13 30 (14.08%) JavaScript
14 28 (13.15%) Spring
15 24 (11.27%) UNIX
16 22 (10.33%) Linux
17 21 (9.86%) Sybase
17 21 (9.86%) Front Office
17 21 (9.86%) Relational Database
18 20 (9.39%) Equities
19 19 (8.92%) Informatica
20 18 (8.45%) Oracle Database
20 18 (8.45%) HTML5
21 17 (7.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 17 (7.98%) PL/SQL

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Investment 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 Investment Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (1.88%) Node.js
2 2 (0.94%) Mule
3 1 (0.47%) Jetty
3 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.47%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (1.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.41%) MS Office
3 2 (0.94%) MS Project
3 2 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.47%) LDAP
1 1 (0.47%) DNS
1 1 (0.47%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.86%) Relational Database
2 18 (8.45%) Oracle Database
3 15 (7.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (5.16%) Crystal Reports
5 10 (4.69%) SQL Server
6 7 (3.29%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.35%) DataStage
8 4 (1.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (1.41%) KDB
9 3 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.41%) Data Mart
9 3 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.41%) DB2
9 3 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.41%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.94%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.94%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.47%) QlikView
11 1 (0.47%) MS Access
11 1 (0.47%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 8 (3.76%) JUnit
2 5 (2.35%) Maven
3 3 (1.41%) Toad
4 2 (0.94%) ERwin
5 1 (0.47%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.47%) JIRA
5 1 (0.47%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.47%) ProC
5 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.47%) MSBuild
General
1 213 (100.00%) Banking
2 132 (61.97%) Finance
3 45 (21.13%) Financial Institution
4 21 (9.86%) Front Office
5 15 (7.04%) Retail
5 15 (7.04%) Retail Banking
6 11 (5.16%) Private Banking
7 4 (1.88%) Marketing
8 2 (0.94%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.94%) Legal
9 1 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 136 (63.85%) Developer
2 72 (33.80%) Java Developer
3 43 (20.19%) Analyst
4 33 (15.49%) Senior Developer
5 29 (13.62%) Senior Java Developer
6 26 (12.21%) Business Analyst
7 13 (6.10%) C# Developer
7 13 (6.10%) Software Developer
8 10 (4.69%) Support Analyst
8 10 (4.69%) Applications Support
8 10 (4.69%) Applications Support Analyst
9 9 (4.23%) UI Developer
9 9 (4.23%) UI Programmer
10 8 (3.76%) WPF Developer
11 7 (3.29%) Project Manager
12 6 (2.82%) C# .NET Developer
12 6 (2.82%) Applications Developer
12 6 (2.82%) Excel Developer
13 5 (2.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (2.35%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (16.43%) HTML
2 28 (13.15%) Spring
3 18 (8.45%) HTML5
4 15 (7.04%) .NET
5 13 (6.10%) CSS
6 11 (5.16%) Hibernate
7 10 (4.69%) ASP.NET
8 9 (4.23%) LINQ
8 9 (4.23%) WPF
9 8 (3.76%) jQuery
9 8 (3.76%) WCF
9 8 (3.76%) Java SE
10 7 (3.29%) AngularJS
11 6 (2.82%) Apache Flex
12 5 (2.35%) JMS
12 5 (2.35%) CSS3
13 4 (1.88%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (1.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 4 (1.88%) WinForms
13 4 (1.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (21.60%) Grid Computing
1 46 (21.60%) Computer Science
2 45 (21.13%) Mathematics
2 45 (21.13%) Physics
2 45 (21.13%) Market Risk
3 20 (9.39%) Equities
4 17 (7.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (4.69%) Derivative
6 3 (1.41%) GIS
6 3 (1.41%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.94%) Open Source
7 2 (0.94%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.94%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.94%) Biometrics
7 2 (0.94%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.94%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.94%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.47%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.47%) PMI
8 1 (0.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.27%) UNIX
2 22 (10.33%) Linux
3 13 (6.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (5.16%) Oracle Linux
5 9 (4.23%) Windows
6 3 (1.41%) AIX
6 3 (1.41%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (29.11%) Investment Management
2 48 (22.54%) Risk Management
3 31 (14.55%) Project Management
4 15 (7.04%) Asset Management
5 14 (6.57%) Unit Testing
6 13 (6.10%) Wealth Management
7 12 (5.63%) Multithreading
8 11 (5.16%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (5.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (4.23%) Business Analysis
9 9 (4.23%) Data Modelling
9 9 (4.23%) ETL
9 9 (4.23%) OO
10 8 (3.76%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (3.29%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (3.29%) TDD
11 7 (3.29%) Regression Testing
11 7 (3.29%) MVVM
12 6 (2.82%) Web Application Development
12 6 (2.82%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 98 (46.01%) Java
2 75 (35.21%) SQL
3 50 (23.47%) C++
4 30 (14.08%) JavaScript
5 17 (7.98%) PL/SQL
6 16 (7.51%) C#
7 11 (5.16%) Shell Script
8 9 (4.23%) VBA
8 9 (4.23%) Perl
8 9 (4.23%) Python
9 5 (2.35%) Scala
10 2 (0.94%) Clojure
10 2 (0.94%) ECMAScript
10 2 (0.94%) VBScript
11 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (23.94%) Degree
2 2 (0.94%) ISEB
3 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.41%) Ganglia
2 2 (0.94%) Control-M
3 1 (0.47%) MOM
3 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (22.54%) Oracle
2 21 (9.86%) Sybase
3 19 (8.92%) Informatica
4 13 (6.10%) Microsoft
5 11 (5.16%) Red Hat
6 8 (3.76%) Wall Street Systems
7 4 (1.88%) Calypso
7 4 (1.88%) IBM
7 4 (1.88%) Murex
8 3 (1.41%) Adobe
9 2 (0.94%) JBoss
9 2 (0.94%) Cognos
9 2 (0.94%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.47%) Mantas
10 1 (0.47%) Actimize
10 1 (0.47%) SAP
10 1 (0.47%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.47%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.47%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.47%) HP
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