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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 75 59 70
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 104 113 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.87% 3.65% 2.98%
As % of the General category 6.21% 8.19% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 50 62 46
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +17.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £40,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
1674 1379 1322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 46.14% 44.58% 41.49%
Number of salaries quoted 998 860 868
Average salary £42,500 £46,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.60% +6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +5 76 £57,500 +4.54% 4
Stirling -13 17 £45,000 -6.25% 2
Edinburgh -38 10 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 216 (100.00%) Banking
2 132 (61.11%) Finance
3 106 (49.07%) Java
4 73 (33.80%) SQL
5 66 (30.56%) Investment Management
6 55 (25.46%) Degree
7 51 (23.61%) Analytical Skills
8 49 (22.69%) Oracle
8 49 (22.69%) Risk Management
9 48 (22.22%) Computer Science
10 47 (21.76%) Grid Computing
11 46 (21.30%) Financial Institution
11 46 (21.30%) C++
11 46 (21.30%) Mathematics
11 46 (21.30%) Physics
11 46 (21.30%) Market Risk
12 34 (15.74%) HTML
13 29 (13.43%) Spring
14 27 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
14 27 (12.50%) JavaScript
15 26 (12.04%) Linux
15 26 (12.04%) Project Management
16 25 (11.57%) Sybase
17 24 (11.11%) Front Office
17 24 (11.11%) Relational Database
18 20 (9.26%) Retail
18 20 (9.26%) Retail Banking
19 18 (8.33%) Informatica
19 18 (8.33%) PL/SQL
20 17 (7.87%) Wealth Management

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (1.85%) Node.js
2 2 (0.93%) Mule
2 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.46%) FileNet
3 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.46%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.46%) Jetty
Applications
1 4 (1.85%) MS Office
1 4 (1.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.93%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.46%) LDAP
1 1 (0.46%) DNS
1 1 (0.46%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 17 (7.87%) Oracle Database
3 16 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (6.02%) SQL Server
5 11 (5.09%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.85%) DB2
7 4 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.85%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.39%) Data Mart
8 3 (1.39%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.46%) Big Data
9 1 (0.46%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.46%) Sybase ASE
9 1 (0.46%) QlikView
9 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.46%) PowerCenter
9 1 (0.46%) DataStage
9 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (4.63%) JUnit
2 6 (2.78%) Maven
3 4 (1.85%) Toad
4 2 (0.93%) ERwin
4 2 (0.93%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.93%) Subversion
5 1 (0.46%) Hudson
5 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.46%) ProC
5 1 (0.46%) MagicDraw
5 1 (0.46%) JIRA
5 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.46%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.46%) Eclipse
General
1 216 (100.00%) Banking
2 132 (61.11%) Finance
3 46 (21.30%) Financial Institution
4 24 (11.11%) Front Office
5 20 (9.26%) Retail
5 20 (9.26%) Retail Banking
6 15 (6.94%) Private Banking
7 5 (2.31%) Marketing
8 3 (1.39%) Legal
9 2 (0.93%) Back Office
9 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 136 (62.96%) Developer
2 77 (35.65%) Java Developer
3 47 (21.76%) Analyst
4 34 (15.74%) Senior Developer
5 31 (14.35%) Senior Java Developer
6 30 (13.89%) Business Analyst
7 16 (7.41%) Software Developer
8 9 (4.17%) Applications Developer
8 9 (4.17%) Support Analyst
8 9 (4.17%) Applications Support
8 9 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
8 9 (4.17%) Excel Developer
8 9 (4.17%) UI Developer
8 9 (4.17%) UI Programmer
9 7 (3.24%) Senior Business Analyst
9 7 (3.24%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (2.78%) Project Manager
11 5 (2.31%) Oracle Developer
11 5 (2.31%) Report Developer
11 5 (2.31%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (15.74%) HTML
2 29 (13.43%) Spring
3 16 (7.41%) HTML5
4 12 (5.56%) Hibernate
5 11 (5.09%) CSS
6 8 (3.70%) Java SE
7 7 (3.24%) AngularJS
8 6 (2.78%) Apache Flex
8 6 (2.78%) .NET
9 5 (2.31%) J2EE
9 5 (2.31%) XML
9 5 (2.31%) JMS
10 4 (1.85%) jQuery
10 4 (1.85%) RESTful
11 3 (1.39%) JSON
11 3 (1.39%) Dojo
11 3 (1.39%) CSS3
11 3 (1.39%) ASP.NET
12 2 (0.93%) WSDL
12 2 (0.93%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 51 (23.61%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 47 (21.76%) Grid Computing
4 46 (21.30%) Mathematics
4 46 (21.30%) Physics
4 46 (21.30%) Market Risk
5 15 (6.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 13 (6.02%) Equities
7 10 (4.63%) Derivative
8 4 (1.85%) GIS
8 4 (1.85%) Open Source
8 4 (1.85%) User Experience
9 3 (1.39%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.39%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (0.93%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.93%) Biometrics
10 2 (0.93%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.93%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.93%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.46%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (12.04%) Linux
2 15 (6.94%) UNIX
3 13 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (6.02%) Oracle Linux
4 7 (3.24%) Windows
5 4 (1.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (30.56%) Investment Management
2 49 (22.69%) Risk Management
3 27 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (12.04%) Project Management
5 17 (7.87%) Wealth Management
6 13 (6.02%) Multithreading
7 12 (5.56%) Asset Management
7 12 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 12 (5.56%) Data Modelling
8 11 (5.09%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (4.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (4.63%) TDD
9 10 (4.63%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (4.17%) ETL
11 8 (3.70%) OO
11 8 (3.70%) RAD
11 8 (3.70%) Unit Testing
12 7 (3.24%) Migration
13 6 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (2.78%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 106 (49.07%) Java
2 73 (33.80%) SQL
3 46 (21.30%) C++
4 27 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 18 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 12 (5.56%) VBA
7 8 (3.70%) Shell Script
8 7 (3.24%) Scala
9 6 (2.78%) Python
10 5 (2.31%) C#
11 4 (1.85%) Perl
11 4 (1.85%) VBScript
12 3 (1.39%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.93%) Clojure
14 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.46%) ECMAScript
14 1 (0.46%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 55 (25.46%) Degree
2 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (0.46%) ISEB
2 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.31%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) SLA
2 1 (0.46%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.85%) Ganglia
2 2 (0.93%) Control-M
3 1 (0.46%) MOM
3 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (22.69%) Oracle
2 25 (11.57%) Sybase
3 18 (8.33%) Informatica
4 13 (6.02%) Red Hat
5 8 (3.70%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.31%) Wall Street Systems
7 4 (1.85%) Business Objects
7 4 (1.85%) Murex
7 4 (1.85%) Calypso
8 3 (1.39%) Adobe
9 2 (0.93%) JBoss
9 2 (0.93%) Cognos
10 1 (0.46%) SAP
10 1 (0.46%) HP
10 1 (0.46%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.46%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.46%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.46%) Mantas
10 1 (0.46%) Actimize
10 1 (0.46%) Pega
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