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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 72 64 56
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 99 116 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.02% 3.11% 3.84%
As % of the General category 6.29% 6.79% 8.69%
Number of salaries quoted 40 62 69
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
1574 1709 1358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 48.02% 45.77% 44.16%
Number of salaries quoted 902 1054 841
Average salary £47,500 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.19% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 3 September 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 September 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 -34 39 £57,500 - 1
Edinburgh +26 37 £64,500 +20.00% 12
Stirling +9 20 £65,000 +44.44%
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 163 (100.00%) Banking
2 89 (54.60%) Finance
3 53 (32.52%) Java
4 46 (28.22%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (23.93%) Relational Database
5 39 (23.93%) SQL
6 36 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (19.02%) Oracle
8 30 (18.40%) OO
9 28 (17.18%) Web Services
10 25 (15.34%) Asset Management
10 25 (15.34%) Spring
11 24 (14.72%) Business Analysis
11 24 (14.72%) TDD
11 24 (14.72%) Analytics
12 23 (14.11%) Retail
12 23 (14.11%) OLAP
13 22 (13.50%) Workflow
13 22 (13.50%) Project Management
14 21 (12.88%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (12.88%) RDBMS
15 20 (12.27%) C#
15 20 (12.27%) Coaching
16 18 (11.04%) Retail Banking
16 18 (11.04%) Hibernate
17 17 (10.43%) Microsoft
17 17 (10.43%) JMS
17 17 (10.43%) User Acceptance Testing
18 16 (9.82%) PL/SQL
19 15 (9.20%) MS Excel

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 4 (2.45%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.84%) Apache
3 2 (1.23%) MQSeries
3 2 (1.23%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (1.23%) Lync
3 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.61%) Node.js
4 1 (0.61%) JBoss
Applications
1 15 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.91%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (3.68%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.07%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.07%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.61%) MultiFonds
2 1 (0.61%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.23%) FTP
2 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.61%) SAN
2 1 (0.61%) Multicast
2 1 (0.61%) LAN
2 1 (0.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (23.93%) Relational Database
2 23 (14.11%) OLAP
3 21 (12.88%) RDBMS
4 13 (7.98%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.91%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.45%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.84%) DB2
8 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.23%) Sybase ASE
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.61%) KDB
9 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.61%) Big Data
9 1 (0.61%) MySQL
9 1 (0.61%) DTS
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (9.20%) Subversion
1 15 (9.20%) TeamCity
2 10 (6.13%) Maven
3 9 (5.52%) Moq
3 9 (5.52%) NUnit
4 8 (4.91%) HP UFT
5 4 (2.45%) JUnit
6 3 (1.84%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.84%) Selenium
7 2 (1.23%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.23%) Hudson
7 2 (1.23%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.23%) MagicDraw
8 1 (0.61%) JIRA
8 1 (0.61%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.61%) FitNesse
General
1 163 (100.00%) Banking
2 89 (54.60%) Finance
3 23 (14.11%) Retail
4 18 (11.04%) Retail Banking
5 9 (5.52%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.45%) Legal
7 3 (1.84%) Front Office
8 2 (1.23%) Billing
9 1 (0.61%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.61%) Marketing
9 1 (0.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 47 (28.83%) Developer
2 44 (26.99%) Analyst
3 29 (17.79%) Business Analyst
4 24 (14.72%) Project Manager
5 16 (9.82%) Software Developer
5 16 (9.82%) Development Specialist
6 10 (6.13%) Senior Developer
7 9 (5.52%) Java Developer
8 8 (4.91%) Applications Developer
9 7 (4.29%) Test Analyst
9 7 (4.29%) Banking Business Analyst
10 6 (3.68%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
11 5 (3.07%) Chief Information Officer
11 5 (3.07%) Head of Technology
11 5 (3.07%) Senior Java Developer
11 5 (3.07%) .NET Developer
12 4 (2.45%) Technical Analyst
12 4 (2.45%) Applications Support
12 4 (2.45%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (2.45%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (17.18%) Web Services
2 25 (15.34%) Spring
3 18 (11.04%) Hibernate
4 17 (10.43%) JMS
5 15 (9.20%) JPA
5 15 (9.20%) Spring Integration
6 9 (5.52%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 9 (5.52%) WPF
6 9 (5.52%) MDX
7 6 (3.68%) .NET
7 6 (3.68%) ASP.NET
8 5 (3.07%) J2EE
9 4 (2.45%) XML
9 4 (2.45%) jQuery
10 3 (1.84%) J2SE
11 2 (1.23%) HTML
11 2 (1.23%) FIX Protocol
11 2 (1.23%) CSS
11 2 (1.23%) JSP
11 2 (1.23%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 46 (28.22%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.59%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (6.13%) Reference Data
4 9 (5.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (5.52%) Fixed Income
4 9 (5.52%) Equities
4 9 (5.52%) Derivative
5 7 (4.29%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.07%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.45%) Market Risk
7 4 (2.45%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.84%) Statistics
9 2 (1.23%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.23%) Clustering
10 1 (0.61%) PMI
10 1 (0.61%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.61%) AS400
10 1 (0.61%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.61%) RIA
10 1 (0.61%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.59%) Linux
2 13 (7.98%) UNIX
3 9 (5.52%) Windows
4 3 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.23%) Solaris
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.61%) Android
6 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (18.40%) OO
3 25 (15.34%) Asset Management
4 24 (14.72%) Business Analysis
4 24 (14.72%) TDD
4 24 (14.72%) Analytics
5 22 (13.50%) Workflow
5 22 (13.50%) Project Management
6 21 (12.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (12.27%) Coaching
8 17 (10.43%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (9.20%) Data Analysis
10 12 (7.36%) Risk Management
10 12 (7.36%) Unit Testing
10 12 (7.36%) Migration
10 12 (7.36%) Multithreading
10 12 (7.36%) Software Delivery
11 11 (6.75%) Scrum
12 10 (6.13%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (6.13%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (32.52%) Java
2 39 (23.93%) SQL
3 20 (12.27%) C#
4 16 (9.82%) PL/SQL
5 8 (4.91%) Python
5 8 (4.91%) Perl
6 7 (4.29%) C++
7 6 (3.68%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.84%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.61%) RPG
10 1 (0.61%) Scala
10 1 (0.61%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 9 (5.52%) Degree
2 6 (3.68%) IIBA
3 5 (3.07%) ACCA
3 5 (3.07%) CISA
4 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.61%) ISEB
4 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.23%) SLA
1 2 (1.23%) MiFID
1 2 (1.23%) FATCA
2 1 (0.61%) EMIR
2 1 (0.61%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.61%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (1.23%) XenApp
1 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.61%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (0.61%) Veritas File System
2 1 (0.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (3.68%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.45%) ITRS Geneos
2 4 (2.45%) SCOM
3 2 (1.23%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.61%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 31 (19.02%) Oracle
2 17 (10.43%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.75%) Sybase
3 11 (6.75%) Reuters
3 11 (6.75%) Bloomberg
4 9 (5.52%) DevExpress
5 5 (3.07%) Charles River
6 2 (1.23%) Splunk
6 2 (1.23%) Citrix
7 1 (0.61%) Veritas
7 1 (0.61%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.61%) Linedata
7 1 (0.61%) MKS
7 1 (0.61%) VMware
7 1 (0.61%) Cognos
7 1 (0.61%) IBM
7 1 (0.61%) Calypso
7 1 (0.61%) Fidessa
7 1 (0.61%) HP
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