Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SEPA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SEPA over the 6 months to 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1090 1099 1121
Rank change year-on-year +9 +22 +7
Permanent jobs citing SEPA 69 74 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.042% 0.044% 0.069%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.31% 0.36% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 54 73 94
England median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -3.70% -0.74%
10th Percentile £46,125 £49,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £94,250
UK median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -3.70% -2.17%

SEPA 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 22,018 20,422 25,234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.39% 12.22% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 16,865 15,625 20,187
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% -3.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

SEPA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SEPA in England

SEPA
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SEPA in England

SEPA
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SEPA in England over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for SEPA in England

SEPA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEPA within the England region over the 6 months to 16 July 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 -13 57 £75,000 +15.38% 8
East Midlands - 8 £43,000 -
Midlands - 8 £43,000 -
East of England +10 2 £86,000 +14.67%
North of England - 2 £65,000 -
North West - 2 £65,000 -
SEPA
UK

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing SEPA 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 SEPA.

1 64 (92.75%) Finance
2 61 (88.41%) Banking
3 46 (66.67%) SWIFT
4 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (26.09%) Fintech
6 16 (23.19%) Project Management
6 16 (23.19%) Financial Institution
7 15 (21.74%) Mobile Payment
8 14 (20.29%) Oracle
9 13 (18.84%) Java
10 12 (17.39%) SQL
10 12 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
11 11 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (15.94%) Tomcat
11 11 (15.94%) Scrum
12 10 (14.49%) IT Strategy
13 9 (13.04%) PSD2
13 9 (13.04%) User Stories
13 9 (13.04%) Use Case
13 9 (13.04%) MS Visio
13 9 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (13.04%) Unix
14 8 (11.59%) Enterprise Architecture
14 8 (11.59%) JIRA
14 8 (11.59%) Customer Engagement
14 8 (11.59%) Translating Business Requirements
14 8 (11.59%) TARGET2
14 8 (11.59%) Presales
14 8 (11.59%) Java 8
15 7 (10.14%) Anti-Money Laundering

SEPA
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 11 (15.94%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.70%) JBoss
2 6 (8.70%) WebLogic
2 6 (8.70%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.80%) Apache Solr
3 4 (5.80%) WildFly
4 3 (4.35%) Confluence
5 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (13.04%) MS Visio
2 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (8.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) SaaS
1 2 (2.90%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.45%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (7.25%) RDBMS
1 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
1 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) Data Mining
2 4 (5.80%) Ingres
3 2 (2.90%) Blockchain
3 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) JIRA
2 7 (10.14%) Maven
3 5 (7.25%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.80%) ANTLR
4 4 (5.80%) Artifactory
4 4 (5.80%) JUnit
5 3 (4.35%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.90%) JMeter
6 2 (2.90%) Selenium
7 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.45%) SoapUI
General
1 64 (92.75%) Finance
2 61 (88.41%) Banking
3 16 (23.19%) Financial Institution
4 7 (10.14%) Back Office
5 5 (7.25%) Billing
5 5 (7.25%) French Language
5 5 (7.25%) Marketing
5 5 (7.25%) Retail Banking
6 4 (5.80%) Electronics
6 4 (5.80%) Manufacturing
6 4 (5.80%) Retail
6 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.90%) Games
7 2 (2.90%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.45%) Arabic Language
8 1 (1.45%) German Language
8 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.45%) Law
8 1 (1.45%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (1.45%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 23 (33.33%) Analyst
2 20 (28.99%) Business Analyst
3 19 (27.54%) Payments Analyst
4 18 (26.09%) Payments Business Analyst
5 16 (23.19%) Architect
6 14 (20.29%) Payments Architect
7 10 (14.49%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (11.59%) Payments Solutions Architect
9 8 (11.59%) Senior Business Analyst
9 8 (11.59%) Senior Payments Business Analyst
10 7 (10.14%) Project Manager
11 6 (8.70%) Banking Project Manager
11 6 (8.70%) Consultant
11 6 (8.70%) Developer
11 6 (8.70%) Java Developer
11 6 (8.70%) Senior Developer
11 6 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
12 5 (7.25%) Business Operations Manager
12 5 (7.25%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.70%) Hibernate
1 6 (8.70%) HornetQ
1 6 (8.70%) JMS
1 6 (8.70%) Spring
2 5 (7.25%) J2EE
3 4 (5.80%) AngularJS
3 4 (5.80%) CSS
3 4 (5.80%) Java EE
3 4 (5.80%) JPA
3 4 (5.80%) Lucene
3 4 (5.80%) Protocol Buffers
4 2 (2.90%) Akka
5 1 (1.45%) Kafka
5 1 (1.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 46 (66.67%) SWIFT
2 18 (26.09%) Fintech
3 15 (21.74%) Mobile Payment
4 11 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (8.70%) Computer Science
5 6 (8.70%) Management Information System
6 4 (5.80%) Algorithms
7 3 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (2.90%) Clustering
8 2 (2.90%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (1.45%) Contactless
9 1 (1.45%) Digital Wallet
9 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.04%) Unix
2 7 (10.14%) Linux
3 5 (7.25%) Windows
4 1 (1.45%) AIX
4 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (23.19%) Project Management
3 12 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
4 11 (15.94%) Scrum
5 10 (14.49%) IT Strategy
6 9 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (13.04%) Use Case
6 9 (13.04%) User Stories
7 8 (11.59%) Customer Engagement
7 8 (11.59%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (11.59%) Presales
7 8 (11.59%) Translating Business Requirements
8 7 (10.14%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 6 (8.70%) Business Analysis
9 6 (8.70%) KYC
9 6 (8.70%) Risk Management
9 6 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (7.25%) Software Delivery
10 5 (7.25%) Time Management
10 5 (7.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.84%) Java
2 12 (17.39%) SQL
3 8 (11.59%) Java 8
4 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.45%) C
5 1 (1.45%) Erlang
5 1 (1.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) ISEB
2 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (2.90%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.90%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) PSD2
2 8 (11.59%) TARGET2
3 7 (10.14%) ISO 20022
4 6 (8.70%) QA
5 2 (2.90%) Basel III
6 1 (1.45%) GDPR
6 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Docker
1 1 (1.45%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (20.29%) Oracle
2 4 (5.80%) Google
2 4 (5.80%) Misys
2 4 (5.80%) SAP
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.90%) Remedy
4 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.45%) IBM
5 1 (1.45%) VMware
5 1 (1.45%) VocaLink