Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for PSD2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PSD2 over the 6 months to 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EU Revised Directive on Payment Services (PSD2)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 142 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 - -
Permanent jobs citing PSD2 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.15% 0.045% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.18% 0.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Edinburgh median annual salary £77,481 - -
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £57,250 -
% change year-on-year +4.80% - -

PSD2 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 338 154 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 12.81% 6.95% 13.66%
Number of salaries quoted 193 108 251
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,050 £27,850 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,000 £61,250 £71,250
Scotland median annual salary £46,000 £38,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +21.05% -13.64% -

PSD2
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing PSD2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for PSD2 in Edinburgh

PSD2
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PSD2 in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for PSD2 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT jobs citing PSD2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for PSD2.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Due Diligence
3 1 (25.00%) Online Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) OAuth
3 1 (25.00%) OpenID
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) SWIFT
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 20022
3 1 (25.00%) SEPA
3 1 (25.00%) Fintech
3 1 (25.00%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Misys
3 1 (25.00%) SAML
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

PSD2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Credit Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Payments Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Payments Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) OAuth
1 1 (25.00%) OpenID
1 1 (25.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Fintech
1 1 (25.00%) Online Banking
1 1 (25.00%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Decision-Making
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Due Diligence
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 20022
1 1 (25.00%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Misys