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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 98 75 65
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -10
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 62 107 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.09% 2.80% 3.40%
As % of the General category 4.19% 6.62% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 34 72 56
Average salary £54,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £67,000
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
1478 1617 1418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 49.75% 42.34% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 909 994 831
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £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 29 May 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 29 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 +27 21 £53,000 +8.71% 2
Glasgow -44 20 £50,250 -8.63% 4
Stirling -2 16 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 117 (100.00%) Banking
2 63 (53.85%) Finance
3 42 (35.90%) Java
4 28 (23.93%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (23.08%) SQL
6 25 (21.37%) Relational Database
7 22 (18.80%) Project Management
8 21 (17.95%) Oracle
9 20 (17.09%) Spring
10 17 (14.53%) Retail
10 17 (14.53%) Retail Banking
11 16 (13.68%) Web Services
12 15 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (11.97%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (11.11%) Risk Management
14 13 (11.11%) Linux
14 13 (11.11%) OO
14 13 (11.11%) Investment Management
15 12 (10.26%) Analytics
15 12 (10.26%) JMS
15 12 (10.26%) RDBMS
16 11 (9.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 11 (9.40%) PL/SQL
16 11 (9.40%) Equities
16 11 (9.40%) Asset Management
16 11 (9.40%) Coaching
16 11 (9.40%) User Acceptance Testing
17 10 (8.55%) Degree
17 10 (8.55%) Business Analysis
17 10 (8.55%) Workflow

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (1.71%) MQSeries
2 1 (0.85%) Apache
2 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.85%) JBoss
2 1 (0.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.27%) MS Office
3 4 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.37%) Relational Database
2 12 (10.26%) RDBMS
3 8 (6.84%) OLAP
4 4 (3.42%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (3.42%) DB2
5 3 (2.56%) Data Mining
5 3 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.56%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.56%) QlikView
6 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.85%) DTS
7 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (7.69%) JUnit
2 3 (2.56%) Maven
3 2 (1.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.71%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.71%) Selenium
3 2 (1.71%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (1.71%) Subversion
4 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.85%) Artifactory
General
1 117 (100.00%) Banking
2 63 (53.85%) Finance
3 17 (14.53%) Retail
3 17 (14.53%) Retail Banking
4 7 (5.98%) Financial Institution
5 5 (4.27%) Legal
6 4 (3.42%) Front Office
7 1 (0.85%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (26.50%) Developer
2 29 (24.79%) Analyst
3 27 (23.08%) Project Manager
4 20 (17.09%) Business Analyst
5 14 (11.97%) Java Developer
6 12 (10.26%) Banking Business Analyst
6 12 (10.26%) Software Developer
7 9 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 9 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (7.69%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 8 (6.84%) Development Specialist
9 5 (4.27%) Applications Support
10 4 (3.42%) Tester
10 4 (3.42%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.42%) Senior Manager
10 4 (3.42%) Consultant
10 4 (3.42%) Applications Support Analyst
11 3 (2.56%) Senior Project Manager
11 3 (2.56%) Test Analyst
12 2 (1.71%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.09%) Spring
2 16 (13.68%) Web Services
3 12 (10.26%) JMS
4 9 (7.69%) Hibernate
4 9 (7.69%) Spring Integration
5 8 (6.84%) JPA
6 5 (4.27%) RESTful
6 5 (4.27%) REST
7 4 (3.42%) J2SE
8 3 (2.56%) .NET
9 2 (1.71%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.71%) JSON
9 2 (1.71%) Java EE
9 2 (1.71%) jQuery
9 2 (1.71%) J2EE
9 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.85%) JDBC
10 1 (0.85%) JSP
10 1 (0.85%) Servlets
10 1 (0.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (23.93%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 11 (9.40%) Equities
3 9 (7.69%) Derivative
4 8 (6.84%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (6.84%) Reference Data
5 7 (5.98%) Computer Science
6 6 (5.13%) Fixed Income
7 5 (4.27%) Market Risk
7 5 (4.27%) Mathematics
8 4 (3.42%) Physics
8 4 (3.42%) Grid Computing
9 3 (2.56%) Credit Risk
9 3 (2.56%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (1.71%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.85%) AS400
11 1 (0.85%) Clustering
11 1 (0.85%) PMI
11 1 (0.85%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.11%) Linux
2 9 (7.69%) UNIX
3 4 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (3.42%) Windows
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.80%) Project Management
2 15 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (11.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 13 (11.11%) OO
4 13 (11.11%) Investment Management
5 12 (10.26%) Analytics
6 11 (9.40%) Asset Management
6 11 (9.40%) Coaching
6 11 (9.40%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (8.55%) Business Analysis
7 10 (8.55%) Workflow
8 9 (7.69%) Test Scripting
8 9 (7.69%) Time Management
9 8 (6.84%) SDLC
9 8 (6.84%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (6.84%) Migration
10 6 (5.13%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.27%) Validation
11 5 (4.27%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 42 (35.90%) Java
2 27 (23.08%) SQL
3 11 (9.40%) PL/SQL
4 6 (5.13%) Perl
4 6 (5.13%) C++
5 4 (3.42%) C#
5 4 (3.42%) VBA
5 4 (3.42%) Python
6 3 (2.56%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.56%) Scala
7 2 (1.71%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.71%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.85%) RPG
8 1 (0.85%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 10 (8.55%) Degree
2 3 (2.56%) CISA
2 3 (2.56%) CISM
2 3 (2.56%) CRISC
3 2 (1.71%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.13%) MiFID
2 5 (4.27%) QA
2 5 (4.27%) FATCA
3 3 (2.56%) COBIT
4 2 (1.71%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.85%) EMIR
5 1 (0.85%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.71%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (1.71%) SCOM
2 2 (1.71%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.85%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 21 (17.95%) Oracle
2 9 (7.69%) Sybase
3 7 (5.98%) Reuters
3 7 (5.98%) Bloomberg
4 4 (3.42%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.56%) Informatica
5 3 (2.56%) Charles River
6 1 (0.85%) MKS
6 1 (0.85%) Cognos
6 1 (0.85%) CA
6 1 (0.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.85%) Sun
6 1 (0.85%) Murex
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