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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 85 83 73
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 66 99 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.12% 2.64% 3.18%
As % of the General category 4.40% 6.05% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 37 58 41
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £42,500 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
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
1501 1636 1304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 48.17% 43.66% 43.70%
Number of salaries quoted 880 1045 729
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £62,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -29 30 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Edinburgh +20 17 £57,500 -4.56% 5
Stirling 0 15 - - 2
Investment Banking
UK

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 141 (100.00%) Banking
2 100 (70.92%) Finance
3 60 (42.55%) Java
4 40 (28.37%) Oracle
5 39 (27.66%) Project Management
6 38 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (25.53%) Web Services
8 34 (24.11%) Spring
9 33 (23.40%) Relational Database
10 32 (22.70%) SQL
11 31 (21.99%) Analytical Skills
12 30 (21.28%) Investment Management
13 26 (18.44%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (17.73%) Degree
15 24 (17.02%) Linux
16 23 (16.31%) OO
16 23 (16.31%) Wealth Management
17 22 (15.60%) JUnit
18 20 (14.18%) Stakeholder Management
18 20 (14.18%) RDBMS
19 18 (12.77%) REST
20 17 (12.06%) TDD
21 16 (11.35%) Private Banking
22 15 (10.64%) Dependency Injection
23 14 (9.93%) PL/SQL
24 13 (9.22%) JMS
24 13 (9.22%) OOD
24 13 (9.22%) Tomcat
24 13 (9.22%) Risk Management
24 13 (9.22%) Asset Management

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 13 (9.22%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.55%) Apache
3 2 (1.42%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.42%) Node.js
3 2 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.71%) JBoss
Applications
1 11 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.55%) MS Office
3 2 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.71%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.71%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.71%) SaaS
1 1 (0.71%) PaaS
1 1 (0.71%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.55%) Internet
2 1 (0.71%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (0.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (23.40%) Relational Database
2 20 (14.18%) RDBMS
3 6 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (4.26%) Data Mining
3 6 (4.26%) OLAP
4 5 (3.55%) QlikView
5 3 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.13%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.13%) DataStage
6 2 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.42%) DB2
6 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.71%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (15.60%) JUnit
2 12 (8.51%) Subversion
3 11 (7.80%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.26%) Selenium
4 6 (4.26%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.55%) JIRA
6 4 (2.84%) Mockito
6 4 (2.84%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.13%) Maven
8 2 (1.42%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (1.42%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.71%) FishEye
9 1 (0.71%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 141 (100.00%) Banking
2 100 (70.92%) Finance
3 16 (11.35%) Private Banking
4 12 (8.51%) Retail
4 12 (8.51%) Retail Banking
5 4 (2.84%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.84%) Front Office
6 1 (0.71%) Legal
6 1 (0.71%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (35.46%) Developer
2 32 (22.70%) Java Developer
3 27 (19.15%) Analyst
4 24 (17.02%) Project Manager
5 21 (14.89%) Senior Developer
6 16 (11.35%) Senior Java Developer
7 15 (10.64%) Business Analyst
8 8 (5.67%) Banking Business Analyst
9 7 (4.96%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 7 (4.96%) Software Developer
9 7 (4.96%) Support Analyst
9 7 (4.96%) Applications Support
9 7 (4.96%) Applications Support Analyst
10 6 (4.26%) Development Specialist
11 5 (3.55%) Applications Developer
11 5 (3.55%) Programme Manager
11 5 (3.55%) Architect
12 4 (2.84%) Tester
12 4 (2.84%) Web Developer
12 4 (2.84%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (25.53%) Web Services
2 34 (24.11%) Spring
3 18 (12.77%) REST
4 13 (9.22%) Spring Integration
4 13 (9.22%) JMS
5 12 (8.51%) Hibernate
6 11 (7.80%) JAX-RS
7 10 (7.09%) JPA
8 7 (4.96%) jQuery
9 6 (4.26%) AngularJS
9 6 (4.26%) JSON
9 6 (4.26%) HTML
10 5 (3.55%) JSP
10 5 (3.55%) Servlets
10 5 (3.55%) RESTful
11 4 (2.84%) JAX-WS
11 4 (2.84%) Apache Flex
11 4 (2.84%) CSS
11 4 (2.84%) JDBC
11 4 (2.84%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (21.99%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.51%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.80%) Derivative
4 10 (7.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (6.38%) Equities
6 7 (4.96%) Reference Data
6 7 (4.96%) Market Risk
6 7 (4.96%) Mathematics
7 6 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (3.55%) Equity Derivative
8 5 (3.55%) Fixed Income
9 4 (2.84%) Grid Computing
9 4 (2.84%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.84%) Physics
9 4 (2.84%) Data Integration
9 4 (2.84%) Mobile App
10 3 (2.13%) Credit Risk
11 2 (1.42%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.71%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.02%) Linux
2 9 (6.38%) UNIX
3 7 (4.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (27.66%) Project Management
2 38 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (21.28%) Investment Management
4 26 (18.44%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (16.31%) Wealth Management
5 23 (16.31%) OO
6 20 (14.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (12.06%) TDD
8 15 (10.64%) Dependency Injection
9 13 (9.22%) Asset Management
9 13 (9.22%) Risk Management
9 13 (9.22%) OOD
9 13 (9.22%) Analytics
10 12 (8.51%) Coaching
10 12 (8.51%) Business Analysis
11 11 (7.80%) BDD
11 11 (7.80%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (7.80%) Process Improvement
12 10 (7.09%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (7.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (42.55%) Java
2 32 (22.70%) SQL
3 14 (9.93%) PL/SQL
4 8 (5.67%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.67%) VBA
5 5 (3.55%) C++
6 4 (2.84%) Perl
6 4 (2.84%) Python
7 3 (2.13%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.13%) C#
8 2 (1.42%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.42%) Scala
9 1 (0.71%) R
9 1 (0.71%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 25 (17.73%) Degree
2 6 (4.26%) CRISC
2 6 (4.26%) CISA
2 6 (4.26%) CISM
3 4 (2.84%) PMP
3 4 (2.84%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.67%) QA
2 6 (4.26%) COBIT
3 4 (2.84%) MiFID
4 3 (2.13%) FATCA
5 2 (1.42%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.71%) EMIR
6 1 (0.71%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.71%) Puppet
2 1 (0.71%) CFEngine
2 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.71%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.71%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.71%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (28.37%) Oracle
2 11 (7.80%) Sybase
3 7 (4.96%) Informatica
3 7 (4.96%) Red Hat
4 6 (4.26%) Reuters
4 6 (4.26%) Bloomberg
5 4 (2.84%) IBM
6 1 (0.71%) Adobe
6 1 (0.71%) Sun
6 1 (0.71%) Murex
6 1 (0.71%) CA
6 1 (0.71%) Charles River
6 1 (0.71%) Google
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