Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA)
UK > England
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1072 1057 1056
Rank change year-on-year -15 -1 +43
Permanent jobs citing SEPA 89 138 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.053% 0.079% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.41% 0.61% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 67 76 190
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.48% +11.67% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £50,500 £42,475
90th Percentile £91,750 £95,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £67,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.48% +11.67% -

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 21544 22492 26315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.82% 12.86% 12.98%
Number of salaries quoted 16373 17941 21051
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
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 15 December 2017.

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 15 December 2017. 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 86 £70,000 -5.08% 5
East of England 0 2 £74,750 +57.37% 1
East Midlands +14 1 - -
Midlands +7 1 - -
SEPA
UK

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT jobs citing SEPA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for SEPA.

1 67 (75.28%) Banking
2 51 (57.30%) Finance
3 39 (43.82%) SWIFT
4 35 (39.33%) Java
4 35 (39.33%) SQL Server
5 34 (38.20%) SQL
6 31 (34.83%) Fintech
7 29 (32.58%) Windows
8 23 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (24.72%) T-SQL
10 21 (23.60%) Anti-Money Laundering
11 20 (22.47%) PCI DSS
12 19 (21.35%) Oracle
13 18 (20.22%) ITIL
13 18 (20.22%) Cash Management
14 16 (17.98%) Software Engineering
14 16 (17.98%) Project Management
14 16 (17.98%) Opsview
15 15 (16.85%) J2EE
16 14 (15.73%) Microsoft Office
16 14 (15.73%) High Availability
16 14 (15.73%) Low Latency
17 13 (14.61%) Stakeholder Management
18 12 (13.48%) Actimize
18 12 (13.48%) JIRA
19 11 (12.36%) User Acceptance Testing
19 11 (12.36%) Microsoft
20 10 (11.24%) SOAP
20 10 (11.24%) Python
20 10 (11.24%) Financial Institution

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 7 (7.87%) IIS
2 6 (6.74%) MQSeries
3 3 (3.37%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.37%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.37%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.12%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.12%) JBoss
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.12%) WildFly
Applications
1 14 (15.73%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (13.48%) Actimize
2 7 (7.87%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.12%) SaaS
2 1 (1.12%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) CHAP
2 2 (2.25%) Firewall
2 2 (2.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (39.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.87%) Blockchain
3 6 (6.74%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.62%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.37%) DB2
6 1 (1.12%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 12 (13.48%) JIRA
2 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (6.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.62%) Cucumber
3 5 (5.62%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.62%) Maven
4 4 (4.49%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.49%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.12%) ANTLR
5 1 (1.12%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.12%) JUnit
5 1 (1.12%) Selenium
General
1 67 (75.28%) Banking
2 51 (57.30%) Finance
3 10 (11.24%) Financial Institution
3 10 (11.24%) Investment Banking
4 8 (8.99%) Marketing
5 7 (7.87%) Electronics
5 7 (7.87%) Manufacturing
5 7 (7.87%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.25%) Legal
6 2 (2.25%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.12%) Back Office
7 1 (1.12%) International Banking
7 1 (1.12%) Retail
7 1 (1.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 33 (37.08%) Analyst
2 21 (23.60%) Applications Support
2 21 (23.60%) Applications Support Analyst
3 18 (20.22%) Developer
4 16 (17.98%) Support Analyst
5 14 (15.73%) SQL Developer
6 12 (13.48%) Java Developer
7 11 (12.36%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 11 (12.36%) Software Engineer
8 10 (11.24%) Business Analyst
9 9 (10.11%) Architect
9 9 (10.11%) Payments Analyst
9 9 (10.11%) Payments Business Analyst
9 9 (10.11%) Senior Developer
9 9 (10.11%) Senior Software Developer
9 9 (10.11%) Senior Software Engineer
9 9 (10.11%) Senior SQL Developer
10 8 (8.99%) Banking Analyst
10 8 (8.99%) Finance Manager
11 7 (7.87%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.85%) J2EE
2 10 (11.24%) SOAP
3 8 (8.99%) .NET
3 8 (8.99%) XML
4 7 (7.87%) Middleware
5 6 (6.74%) JSP
6 5 (5.62%) Akka
6 5 (5.62%) Kafka
7 2 (2.25%) HTML
7 2 (2.25%) Spring
8 1 (1.12%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.12%) CSS
8 1 (1.12%) Gherkin
8 1 (1.12%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.12%) Java EE
8 1 (1.12%) JMS
8 1 (1.12%) JPA
8 1 (1.12%) Lucene
8 1 (1.12%) Protocol Buffers
8 1 (1.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (43.82%) SWIFT
2 31 (34.83%) Fintech
3 10 (11.24%) Mobile Payment
4 7 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.74%) Fedwire
6 5 (5.62%) EMV
7 3 (3.37%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.12%) PMI
9 1 (1.12%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 29 (32.58%) Windows
2 9 (10.11%) AIX
2 9 (10.11%) Solaris
3 8 (8.99%) Windows Server
4 6 (6.74%) Unix
5 4 (4.49%) Linux
6 3 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.12%) Android
7 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.60%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 18 (20.22%) Cash Management
3 18 (20.22%) ITIL
4 16 (17.98%) Project Management
4 16 (17.98%) Software Engineering
5 14 (15.73%) High Availability
5 14 (15.73%) Low Latency
6 13 (14.61%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (12.36%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (8.99%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (7.87%) Business Development
9 7 (7.87%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (7.87%) Programme Management
9 7 (7.87%) Project Planning
9 7 (7.87%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (6.74%) Business Analysis
10 6 (6.74%) Data Cleansing
10 6 (6.74%) Data Migration
10 6 (6.74%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (39.33%) Java
2 34 (38.20%) SQL
3 22 (24.72%) T-SQL
4 10 (11.24%) Python
5 6 (6.74%) C#
5 6 (6.74%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.37%) Erlang
7 2 (2.25%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.12%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (6.74%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (22.47%) PCI DSS
2 9 (10.11%) TARGET2
3 8 (8.99%) QA
4 7 (7.87%) Basel III
5 5 (5.62%) ISO 8583
5 5 (5.62%) PSD2
6 1 (1.12%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (5.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (17.98%) Opsview
2 5 (5.62%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (21.35%) Oracle
2 11 (12.36%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.99%) Splunk
4 7 (7.87%) SAP
5 5 (5.62%) VMware
6 3 (3.37%) IBM
7 2 (2.25%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.12%) Google
8 1 (1.12%) Misys
8 1 (1.12%) Remedy
8 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.12%) VocaLink