Period
to 26 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EU Revised Directive on Payment Services (PSD2)
UK > England
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1068 1108 1189
Rank change year-on-year +40 +81 +89
Permanent jobs citing PSD2 73 54 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.047% 0.032% 0.012%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.35% 0.26% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 48 51 16
England median annual salary £61,250 £82,500 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.76% +6.45% +40.91%
10th Percentile £37,500 £48,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £91,125 £110,000 £113,375
UK median annual salary £61,250 £82,500 £77,500
% change year-on-year -25.76% +6.45% +40.91%

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 England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 20,571 20,638 23,873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.17% 12.37% 13.12%
Number of salaries quoted 15,697 15,355 19,079
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +8.89%

PSD2
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for PSD2 in England

PSD2
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PSD2 in England.

Salary trend for PSD2 in England

PSD2
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PSD2 in England over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Salary histogram for PSD2 in England

PSD2
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PSD2 within the England region over the 6 months to 26 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +19 38 £77,500 -6.06% 2
South East +29 21 £40,000 -5.88% 2
North of England +26 11 £45,500 -44.85%
North West +20 10 £45,500 -13.33%
South West +18 2 £62,500 -26.47%
Yorkshire +30 1 £50,000 -41.18%
East of England - 1 - -
PSD2
UK

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 England region with a requirement for PSD2.

1 52 (71.23%) Banking
2 42 (57.53%) Finance
3 30 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (36.99%) Fintech
4 27 (36.99%) GDPR
5 17 (23.29%) Java
6 16 (21.92%) Scrum
6 16 (21.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 15 (20.55%) Information Security
8 13 (17.81%) Windows
8 13 (17.81%) Degree
8 13 (17.81%) Windows 10
8 13 (17.81%) Hybrid Cloud
8 13 (17.81%) SDLC
8 13 (17.81%) Android
8 13 (17.81%) Open Source
8 13 (17.81%) Apple iOS
8 13 (17.81%) Windows 8
9 12 (16.44%) TDD
10 11 (15.07%) Back Office
10 11 (15.07%) Service Delivery
10 11 (15.07%) Microservices
11 10 (13.70%) DevOps
11 10 (13.70%) BDD
11 10 (13.70%) Test Automation
11 10 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (13.70%) Project Management
11 10 (13.70%) Incident Management
12 9 (12.33%) Jenkins
12 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills

PSD2
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (5.48%) Confluence
3 1 (1.37%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.37%) JBoss
3 1 (1.37%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.48%) SaaS
3 1 (1.37%) GitHub
3 1 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.37%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.37%) PaaS
3 1 (1.37%) Serverless
3 1 (1.37%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.22%) MongoDB
2 4 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (5.48%) RDBMS
2 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.11%) Big Data
4 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Jenkins
2 8 (10.96%) Maven
3 6 (8.22%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.85%) JIRA
5 2 (2.74%) Cucumber
General
1 52 (71.23%) Banking
2 42 (57.53%) Finance
3 11 (15.07%) Back Office
4 7 (9.59%) Investment Banking
4 7 (9.59%) Law
4 7 (9.59%) Marketing
4 7 (9.59%) Retail
5 6 (8.22%) Retail Banking
6 3 (4.11%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (20.55%) Analyst
2 11 (15.07%) Architect
3 9 (12.33%) Consultant
4 8 (10.96%) Project Manager
4 8 (10.96%) Security Analyst
4 8 (10.96%) Senior Manager
5 7 (9.59%) Business Analyst
5 7 (9.59%) IT Analyst
5 7 (9.59%) IT Operations Analyst
5 7 (9.59%) IT Security Analyst
5 7 (9.59%) Operations Analyst
5 7 (9.59%) Security Operations Analyst
5 7 (9.59%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (8.22%) Administrator
6 6 (8.22%) Payments Architect
6 6 (8.22%) Procurement Analyst
6 6 (8.22%) Product Manager
6 6 (8.22%) Security Administrator
7 5 (6.85%) IT Administrator
7 5 (6.85%) Payments Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.96%) Akka
2 7 (9.59%) Spring
3 5 (6.85%) Java EE
3 5 (6.85%) Spring Boot
3 5 (6.85%) Web Services
4 4 (5.48%) HTML
4 4 (5.48%) J2EE
4 4 (5.48%) Spring Cloud
5 2 (2.74%) OAuth
5 2 (2.74%) OAuth2
5 2 (2.74%) OpenID
5 2 (2.74%) SailPoint
6 1 (1.37%) Apache Camel
6 1 (1.37%) JPA
6 1 (1.37%) OSGi
6 1 (1.37%) RAML
6 1 (1.37%) REST
6 1 (1.37%) SAML
6 1 (1.37%) Swagger
6 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (36.99%) Fintech
2 13 (17.81%) Hybrid Cloud
3 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (9.59%) User Experience
5 5 (6.85%) SWIFT
6 4 (5.48%) Management Information System
6 4 (5.48%) Public Cloud
7 3 (4.11%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (2.74%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.74%) Clustering
8 2 (2.74%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (1.37%) Cloud Native
9 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.37%) Contactless
9 1 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (1.37%) Digital Wallet
9 1 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.37%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.81%) Android
1 13 (17.81%) Apple iOS
1 13 (17.81%) Windows
1 13 (17.81%) Windows 10
1 13 (17.81%) Windows 8
2 5 (6.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (21.92%) Scrum
3 15 (20.55%) Information Security
4 13 (17.81%) Open Source
4 13 (17.81%) SDLC
5 12 (16.44%) TDD
6 11 (15.07%) Microservices
6 11 (15.07%) Service Delivery
7 10 (13.70%) BDD
7 10 (13.70%) DevOps
7 10 (13.70%) Incident Management
7 10 (13.70%) Project Management
7 10 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (13.70%) Test Automation
8 8 (10.96%) Business Analysis
8 8 (10.96%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (10.96%) Risk Management
9 7 (9.59%) Data Protection
9 7 (9.59%) Kanban
10 6 (8.22%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.29%) Java
2 8 (10.96%) Java 8
3 4 (5.48%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.37%) C
4 1 (1.37%) Scala
4 1 (1.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (17.81%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) APMP
3 2 (2.74%) CISA
3 2 (2.74%) CISM
3 2 (2.74%) CISSP
3 2 (2.74%) GIAC
3 2 (2.74%) Master's Degree
3 2 (2.74%) PCI QSA
3 2 (2.74%) SANS
3 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (36.99%) GDPR
2 16 (21.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (9.59%) QA
3 7 (9.59%) SEPA
4 4 (5.48%) PCI DSS
5 3 (4.11%) PMO
6 2 (2.74%) Data Quality
6 2 (2.74%) SLA
7 1 (1.37%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (2.74%) Ansible
3 1 (1.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (8.22%) Oracle
2 4 (5.48%) IBM
3 3 (4.11%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.74%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.74%) Cognizant
4 2 (2.74%) CyberArk
4 2 (2.74%) Informatica
4 2 (2.74%) NetIQ
4 2 (2.74%) Temenos
5 1 (1.37%) Apigee
5 1 (1.37%) Axway
5 1 (1.37%) ForgeRock
5 1 (1.37%) Google
5 1 (1.37%) VocaLink
5 1 (1.37%) WorldPay
5 1 (1.37%) WSO2