Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA)
England > London
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 758 780 760
Rank change year-on-year +22 -20 +16
Permanent jobs citing SEPA 64 79 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.092% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.67% 0.80% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 51 76 89
London median annual salary £75,000 £68,750 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +1.85% -2.17%
10th Percentile £56,000 £45,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% -5.30%

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 London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 9,516 9,825 10,439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.66% 13.31% 12.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7,310 7,123 8,524
London median annual salary £60,000 £59,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% +7.27% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

SEPA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SEPA in London

SEPA
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SEPA in London

SEPA
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SEPA in London over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SEPA in London

SEPA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEPA within the London region over the 6 months to 17 August 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
Central London -27 8 £70,000 +24.44% 1
East London - 2 £65,000 -
West London - 1 - -
SEPA
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 London region with a requirement for SEPA.

1 58 (90.63%) Finance
2 53 (82.81%) Banking
3 41 (64.06%) SWIFT
4 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (26.56%) Financial Institution
6 16 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
7 14 (21.88%) ISO 20022
7 14 (21.88%) Project Management
8 13 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (18.75%) Business Analysis
9 12 (18.75%) Fintech
10 10 (15.63%) IT Strategy
11 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (14.06%) Software Delivery
11 9 (14.06%) PSD2
11 9 (14.06%) MS Visio
11 9 (14.06%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (14.06%) Customer Engagement
12 8 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
12 8 (12.50%) Java
12 8 (12.50%) Back Office
12 8 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
13 7 (10.94%) TARGET2
13 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
14 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
14 6 (9.38%) Unix
14 6 (9.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 6 (9.38%) Retail
15 5 (7.81%) Project Planning

SEPA
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 3 (4.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (14.06%) MS Visio
2 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (9.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) SaaS
1 2 (3.13%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.56%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) JIRA
2 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.56%) Maven
2 1 (1.56%) SoapUI
General
1 58 (90.63%) Finance
2 53 (82.81%) Banking
3 17 (26.56%) Financial Institution
4 8 (12.50%) Back Office
5 6 (9.38%) Retail
6 3 (4.69%) Marketing
7 2 (3.13%) Electronics
7 2 (3.13%) French Language
7 2 (3.13%) Games
7 2 (3.13%) German Language
7 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
7 2 (3.13%) Retail Banking
7 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.56%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.56%) Front Office
8 1 (1.56%) International Banking
8 1 (1.56%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (1.56%) Private Banking
8 1 (1.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 26 (40.63%) Analyst
2 22 (34.38%) Business Analyst
3 21 (32.81%) Payments Analyst
4 20 (31.25%) Payments Business Analyst
5 16 (25.00%) Architect
6 15 (23.44%) Payments Architect
7 12 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (17.19%) Senior Business Analyst
8 11 (17.19%) Senior Payments Business Analyst
9 10 (15.63%) Project Manager
9 10 (15.63%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (14.06%) Payments Solutions Architect
11 7 (10.94%) Banking Project Manager
12 6 (9.38%) Payments Project Manager
12 6 (9.38%) Senior Manager
12 6 (9.38%) Senior Project Manager
13 5 (7.81%) Business Operations Manager
14 4 (6.25%) Senior Systems Analyst
14 4 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
15 3 (4.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) J2EE
2 2 (3.13%) Akka
3 1 (1.56%) Kafka
3 1 (1.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 41 (64.06%) SWIFT
2 16 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
3 12 (18.75%) Fintech
4 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (3.13%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (3.13%) User Experience
7 1 (1.56%) Contactless
7 1 (1.56%) Digital Wallet
7 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Unix
2 3 (4.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (21.88%) Project Management
3 13 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (18.75%) Business Analysis
5 10 (15.63%) IT Strategy
6 9 (14.06%) Customer Engagement
6 9 (14.06%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (14.06%) Software Delivery
7 8 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
8 5 (7.81%) Project Planning
8 5 (7.81%) Scrum
8 5 (7.81%) UML
9 4 (6.25%) Cash Management
9 4 (6.25%) Kanban
9 4 (6.25%) Open Source
9 4 (6.25%) Product Management
9 4 (6.25%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 4 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (3.13%) Java 8
3 1 (1.56%) C
3 1 (1.56%) Scala
3 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) Degree
1 2 (3.13%) PMI Certification
1 2 (3.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (21.88%) ISO 20022
2 9 (14.06%) PSD2
3 7 (10.94%) TARGET2
4 1 (1.56%) Basel III
4 1 (1.56%) GDPR
4 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.13%) Remedy
2 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (3.13%) SAP
2 2 (3.13%) VocaLink
3 1 (1.56%) FIS
3 1 (1.56%) VMware