Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA)
England > London
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 695 509 714
Rank change year-on-year -186 +205 +4
Permanent jobs citing SEPA 39 11 13
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.076% 0.046% 0.026%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.51% 0.38% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 12
10th Percentile £62,500 £44,475 -
25th Percentile £70,000 £59,688 £65,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £71,250 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.77% -1.72% +3.57%
75th Percentile £100,000 £78,250 £77,500
90th Percentile £108,750 £94,500 £84,250
England median annual salary £77,500 £71,250 £71,250
% change year-on-year +8.77% - +1.79%

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 7,670 2,879 6,378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.98% 11.95% 12.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4,974 2,328 4,900
10th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £35,750
25th Percentile £51,250 £50,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £61,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.69% +2.50%
75th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £94,125 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

SEPA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SEPA in London

SEPA
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SEPA in London.

Salary trend for SEPA in London

SEPA
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing SEPA in London over the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

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 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -40 1 - -
SEPA
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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 31 (79.49%) Finance
2 30 (76.92%) Banking
3 27 (69.23%) SWIFT
4 26 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (56.41%) ISO 20022
5 22 (56.41%) Social Skills
6 15 (38.46%) Matrix Organization
6 15 (38.46%) Change Management
7 10 (25.64%) SQL
8 9 (23.08%) Fintech
9 8 (20.51%) AWS
10 7 (17.95%) Amazon S3
10 7 (17.95%) Amazon SQS
10 7 (17.95%) REST
10 7 (17.95%) Lambda Expressions
10 7 (17.95%) Python
10 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
10 7 (17.95%) Full Stack Development
10 7 (17.95%) CI/CD
11 6 (15.38%) GitHub Actions
11 6 (15.38%) Systems Engineering
11 6 (15.38%) Amazon ECS
11 6 (15.38%) Pair Programming
11 6 (15.38%) Games
11 6 (15.38%) Value Proposition
11 6 (15.38%) Push Notifications
11 6 (15.38%) GitHub
11 6 (15.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 5 (12.82%) JIRA
12 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management

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 2 (5.13%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Temenos T24
2 1 (2.56%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.56%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) AWS
2 7 (17.95%) Amazon S3
2 7 (17.95%) Amazon SQS
3 6 (15.38%) Amazon ECS
3 6 (15.38%) GitHub
3 6 (15.38%) GitHub Actions
4 1 (2.56%) Azure
4 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.56%) GCP
4 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (5.13%) Big Data
2 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) ERwin
2 1 (2.56%) GitLab
General
1 31 (79.49%) Finance
2 30 (76.92%) Banking
3 22 (56.41%) Social Skills
4 6 (15.38%) Games
5 4 (10.26%) Presentation Skills
6 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (7.69%) Organisational Skills
7 2 (5.13%) Public Sector
7 2 (5.13%) Retail
7 2 (5.13%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (2.56%) Billing
8 1 (2.56%) Documentation Skills
8 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
8 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Payments Project Manager
1 15 (38.46%) Project Manager
1 15 (38.46%) Senior Manager
1 15 (38.46%) Senior Project Manager
2 7 (17.95%) Senior Software Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Software Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Payments Business Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Payments Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Business Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Payments Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Product Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) Lambda Expressions
1 7 (17.95%) REST
2 2 (5.13%) XML
3 1 (2.56%) Apache Flex
3 1 (2.56%) Java EE
3 1 (2.56%) Java SE
3 1 (2.56%) JMS
3 1 (2.56%) Middleware
3 1 (2.56%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 27 (69.23%) SWIFT
2 2 (5.13%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.56%) Digital Wallet
3 1 (2.56%) Market Risk
3 1 (2.56%) NHS
3 1 (2.56%) PACS
3 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (38.46%) Change Management
2 15 (38.46%) Matrix Organization
3 9 (23.08%) Fintech
4 7 (17.95%) CI/CD
4 7 (17.95%) Full Stack Development
4 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
5 6 (15.38%) Pair Programming
5 6 (15.38%) Push Notifications
5 6 (15.38%) Systems Engineering
5 6 (15.38%) Value Proposition
6 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.26%) Release Management
8 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.69%) Microservices
8 3 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (7.69%) Project Delivery
8 3 (7.69%) Scrum
9 2 (5.13%) Digital Banking
9 2 (5.13%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) SQL
2 7 (17.95%) Python
3 3 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
1 1 (2.56%) ISEB
1 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (56.41%) ISO 20022
2 2 (5.13%) PSD2
2 2 (5.13%) TARGET2
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Cognizant
1 4 (10.26%) Temenos
2 1 (2.56%) FIS
2 1 (2.56%) Informatica
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) TIBCO