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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 85 77 65
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 80 105 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.53% 2.88% 3.47%
As % of the General category 5.20% 6.45% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 35 73 68
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,300 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.79%
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
1539 1628 1391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 48.72% 44.71% 43.15%
Number of salaries quoted 913 1054 862
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £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%

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 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
Glasgow -18 30 £57,500 - 1
Edinburgh +16 26 £55,000 +29.41% 7
Stirling -2 20 £65,000 +44.44% 2
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

1 155 (100.00%) Banking
2 85 (54.84%) Finance
3 46 (29.68%) Java
4 43 (27.74%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (24.52%) SQL
5 38 (24.52%) Relational Database
6 29 (18.71%) Project Management
6 29 (18.71%) Oracle
7 28 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (16.77%) OO
9 25 (16.13%) Web Services
9 25 (16.13%) Analytics
10 24 (15.48%) Retail
10 24 (15.48%) Spring
11 23 (14.84%) Business Analysis
12 22 (14.19%) OLAP
13 21 (13.55%) Workflow
14 20 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
14 20 (12.90%) RDBMS
14 20 (12.90%) Asset Management
14 20 (12.90%) TDD
15 19 (12.26%) Retail Banking
15 19 (12.26%) MS Excel
15 19 (12.26%) PL/SQL
16 18 (11.61%) JMS
17 17 (10.97%) Hibernate
17 17 (10.97%) Coaching
18 16 (10.32%) C#
18 16 (10.32%) Linux
18 16 (10.32%) User Acceptance Testing

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 2 (1.29%) Tomcat
1 2 (1.29%) MQSeries
2 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (0.65%) Lync
2 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.65%) Node.js
2 1 (0.65%) JBoss
2 1 (0.65%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (12.26%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (3.87%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.23%) MS Project
5 4 (2.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.65%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (24.52%) Relational Database
2 22 (14.19%) OLAP
3 20 (12.90%) RDBMS
4 10 (6.45%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.58%) DB2
5 4 (2.58%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.29%) Sybase ASE
6 2 (1.29%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.65%) QlikView
7 1 (0.65%) KDB
7 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.65%) Big Data
7 1 (0.65%) DTS
7 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (9.03%) TeamCity
2 12 (7.74%) Subversion
3 9 (5.81%) Maven
4 8 (5.16%) Moq
4 8 (5.16%) NUnit
5 4 (2.58%) JUnit
6 3 (1.94%) Selenium
7 2 (1.29%) Hudson
7 2 (1.29%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.29%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.29%) HP UFT
7 2 (1.29%) MagicDraw
8 1 (0.65%) JIRA
8 1 (0.65%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.65%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 155 (100.00%) Banking
2 85 (54.84%) Finance
3 24 (15.48%) Retail
4 19 (12.26%) Retail Banking
5 6 (3.87%) Financial Institution
6 5 (3.23%) Legal
7 3 (1.94%) Front Office
8 2 (1.29%) Billing
9 1 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (26.45%) Analyst
2 40 (25.81%) Developer
3 30 (19.35%) Business Analyst
4 29 (18.71%) Project Manager
5 16 (10.32%) Software Developer
5 16 (10.32%) Development Specialist
6 10 (6.45%) Banking Business Analyst
7 9 (5.81%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 9 (5.81%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.16%) Java Developer
9 5 (3.23%) .NET Developer
9 5 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (3.23%) Chief Information Officer
9 5 (3.23%) Head of Technology
9 5 (3.23%) Applications Support
9 5 (3.23%) Applications Developer
10 4 (2.58%) Consultant
10 4 (2.58%) Support Analyst
10 4 (2.58%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (2.58%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.13%) Web Services
2 24 (15.48%) Spring
3 18 (11.61%) JMS
4 17 (10.97%) Hibernate
5 15 (9.68%) Spring Integration
6 14 (9.03%) JPA
7 8 (5.16%) WPF
7 8 (5.16%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 8 (5.16%) MDX
8 6 (3.87%) .NET
8 6 (3.87%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.58%) J2EE
9 4 (2.58%) J2SE
10 3 (1.94%) jQuery
11 2 (1.29%) RESTful
11 2 (1.29%) HTML5
11 2 (1.29%) HTML
11 2 (1.29%) XML
12 1 (0.65%) CSS
12 1 (0.65%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 43 (27.74%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.03%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (9.03%) Equities
3 13 (8.39%) Reference Data
4 12 (7.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (6.45%) Derivative
6 8 (5.16%) Fixed Income
7 5 (3.23%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.23%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.58%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.94%) Statistics
10 2 (1.29%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.65%) PMI
11 1 (0.65%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.65%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.65%) iSeries
11 1 (0.65%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.65%) AS400
11 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.32%) Linux
2 12 (7.74%) UNIX
3 7 (4.52%) Windows
4 4 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.65%) Solaris
6 1 (0.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.71%) Project Management
2 28 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (16.77%) OO
4 25 (16.13%) Analytics
5 23 (14.84%) Business Analysis
6 21 (13.55%) Workflow
7 20 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (12.90%) TDD
7 20 (12.90%) Asset Management
8 17 (10.97%) Coaching
9 16 (10.32%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (9.03%) Migration
11 13 (8.39%) Risk Management
11 13 (8.39%) Software Delivery
12 11 (7.10%) Data Analysis
12 11 (7.10%) Test Scripting
13 10 (6.45%) Multithreading
13 10 (6.45%) Unit Testing
13 10 (6.45%) Scrum
14 9 (5.81%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 46 (29.68%) Java
2 38 (24.52%) SQL
3 19 (12.26%) PL/SQL
4 16 (10.32%) C#
5 7 (4.52%) Perl
6 4 (2.58%) Python
7 3 (1.94%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.94%) C++
7 3 (1.94%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.29%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.29%) VBA
9 1 (0.65%) RPG
9 1 (0.65%) Scala
9 1 (0.65%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 10 (6.45%) Degree
2 6 (3.87%) CISA
3 5 (3.23%) ACCA
4 3 (1.94%) IIBA
5 1 (0.65%) CRISC
5 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.65%) CISM
5 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.58%) MiFID
2 3 (1.94%) FATCA
3 2 (1.29%) EMIR
3 2 (1.29%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.29%) QA
3 2 (1.29%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.65%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (1.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.65%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (1.94%) SCOM
2 2 (1.29%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.29%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.65%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.65%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 29 (18.71%) Oracle
2 15 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.74%) Reuters
3 12 (7.74%) Bloomberg
4 11 (7.10%) Sybase
5 8 (5.16%) DevExpress
6 4 (2.58%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.94%) Informatica
7 3 (1.94%) Charles River
8 1 (0.65%) MKS
8 1 (0.65%) Cognos
8 1 (0.65%) Sun
8 1 (0.65%) Murex
8 1 (0.65%) Citrix
8 1 (0.65%) CA
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
JP Morgan Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £84,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: Competitive Salary and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago