Period
to 20 May 2019

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 20 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA)
England > London
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 689 786 764
Rank change year-on-year +97 -22 +53
Permanent jobs citing SEPA 82 46 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.067% 0.080%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.08% 0.51% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 72 37 53
London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -11.11% +3.85%
10th Percentile £38,000 £50,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £86,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% +4.00%

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 7,613 9,066 8,744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.05% 13.16% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5,731 7,096 6,927
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,450 £35,875 £33,467
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 20 May 2019.

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 20 May 2019. 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 +13 8 £38,000 -30.91% 2
East London - 1 £50,000 -
SEPA
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 2019, 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 69 (84.15%) SWIFT
2 57 (69.51%) Banking
3 29 (35.37%) ISO 20022
4 23 (28.05%) Finance
5 21 (25.61%) Scenario Testing
6 20 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (21.95%) FIS
8 17 (20.73%) EDIFACT
8 17 (20.73%) Test Scripting
9 15 (18.29%) JIRA
10 13 (15.85%) Software Delivery
10 13 (15.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 13 (15.85%) Cash Management
11 12 (14.63%) General Ledger
11 12 (14.63%) Business Analysis
11 12 (14.63%) TARGET2
11 12 (14.63%) Fintech
11 12 (14.63%) PSD2
12 11 (13.41%) Defect Management
12 11 (13.41%) Misys Midas
12 11 (13.41%) Test Automation
12 11 (13.41%) Manual Testing
12 11 (13.41%) Root Cause Analysis
12 11 (13.41%) Functional Testing
12 11 (13.41%) Scrum
12 11 (13.41%) ISO 8583
13 10 (12.20%) SQL
13 10 (12.20%) Test Planning
13 10 (12.20%) Kanban
13 10 (12.20%) Waterfall

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 (3.66%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (2.44%) Confluence
2 2 (2.44%) JBoss
2 2 (2.44%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.44%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.22%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (13.41%) Misys Midas
2 6 (7.32%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) Firewall
1 3 (3.66%) Network Security
1 3 (3.66%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.44%) DB2
1 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.22%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 15 (18.29%) JIRA
2 1 (1.22%) HP UFT
General
1 57 (69.51%) Banking
2 23 (28.05%) Finance
3 12 (14.63%) General Ledger
4 9 (10.98%) Back Office
5 8 (9.76%) Financial Institution
6 6 (7.32%) Marketing
7 4 (4.88%) Retail
8 3 (3.66%) Billing
8 3 (3.66%) French Language
8 3 (3.66%) German Language
8 3 (3.66%) Spanish Language
9 2 (2.44%) Italian Language
9 2 (2.44%) Retail Banking
10 1 (1.22%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (53.66%) Analyst
2 42 (51.22%) Payments Analyst
3 36 (43.90%) Business Analyst
4 34 (41.46%) Payments Business Analyst
5 14 (17.07%) Payments Project Manager
5 14 (17.07%) Project Manager
6 13 (15.85%) Consultant
7 10 (12.20%) Systems Analyst
7 10 (12.20%) Test Consultant
8 8 (9.76%) Banking Analyst
8 8 (9.76%) Banking Business Analyst
9 7 (8.54%) Junior
9 7 (8.54%) Junior Analyst
9 7 (8.54%) Junior Banking Business Analyst
9 7 (8.54%) Junior Business Analyst
9 7 (8.54%) Junior Tester
9 7 (8.54%) Payments Tester
9 7 (8.54%) Senior Business Analyst
9 7 (8.54%) Senior Payments Business Analyst
9 7 (8.54%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.73%) EDIFACT
2 4 (4.88%) J2EE
3 1 (1.22%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 69 (84.15%) SWIFT
2 13 (15.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 12 (14.63%) Fintech
4 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.22%) Bitcoin
5 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.32%) Linux
1 6 (7.32%) Unix
2 2 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.61%) Scenario Testing
2 20 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (20.73%) Test Scripting
4 13 (15.85%) Cash Management
4 13 (15.85%) Software Delivery
5 12 (14.63%) Business Analysis
6 11 (13.41%) Defect Management
6 11 (13.41%) Functional Testing
6 11 (13.41%) Manual Testing
6 11 (13.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (13.41%) Scrum
6 11 (13.41%) Test Automation
7 10 (12.20%) BDD
7 10 (12.20%) Kanban
7 10 (12.20%) Test Planning
7 10 (12.20%) Traceability Matrix
7 10 (12.20%) Waterfall
8 9 (10.98%) Customer Requirements
8 9 (10.98%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (10.98%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.20%) SQL
2 4 (4.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.22%) Degree
3 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (35.37%) ISO 20022
2 12 (14.63%) PSD2
2 12 (14.63%) TARGET2
3 11 (13.41%) ISO 8583
4 7 (8.54%) QA
5 3 (3.66%) PCI DSS
6 1 (1.22%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (21.95%) FIS
2 6 (7.32%) Calypso
3 3 (3.66%) Cisco
3 3 (3.66%) Palo Alto
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.22%) Misys