Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA)
England > London
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 719 741 739
Rank change year-on-year +22 -2 +25
Permanent jobs citing SEPA 89 104 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.04% 1.04% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 76 87 82
London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -0.36% +1.81%
10th Percentile £62,500 £36,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £94,375 £90,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +17.39%

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 8,543 9,965 10,112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.59% 13.41% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6,695 7,071 8,328
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £34,000 £32,500
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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -29 17 £70,000 +7.69% 2
East London - 2 £65,000 -
West London +17 1 - - 1
SEPA
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 75 (84.27%) Finance
2 67 (75.28%) SWIFT
3 59 (66.29%) Banking
4 34 (38.20%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (33.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (29.21%) Financial Institution
7 25 (28.09%) ISO 20022
8 24 (26.97%) Business Analysis
9 22 (24.72%) Mobile Payment
10 21 (23.60%) Project Management
11 19 (21.35%) Software Delivery
12 17 (19.10%) Java
13 16 (17.98%) IT Strategy
13 16 (17.98%) Fintech
14 14 (15.73%) Unix
14 14 (15.73%) Customer Engagement
15 13 (14.61%) Enterprise Architecture
16 12 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (12.36%) Translating Business Requirements
17 11 (12.36%) TARGET2
17 11 (12.36%) Technical Architecture
18 9 (10.11%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
18 9 (10.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 8 (8.99%) Scrum
19 8 (8.99%) Linux
19 8 (8.99%) J2EE
20 7 (7.87%) Presales
20 7 (7.87%) Problem-Solving
20 7 (7.87%) PSD2
20 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Excel

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 (3.37%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (7.87%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.62%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.12%) SaaS
2 1 (1.12%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 1 (1.12%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (3.37%) JIRA
2 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.12%) Maven
2 1 (1.12%) SoapUI
General
1 75 (84.27%) Finance
2 59 (66.29%) Banking
3 26 (29.21%) Financial Institution
4 7 (7.87%) Back Office
5 6 (6.74%) Retail
6 3 (3.37%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.25%) French Language
7 2 (2.25%) German Language
7 2 (2.25%) Marketing
8 1 (1.12%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.12%) Electronics
8 1 (1.12%) Front Office
8 1 (1.12%) Games
8 1 (1.12%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.12%) International Banking
8 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.12%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (1.12%) Private Banking
8 1 (1.12%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (42.70%) Analyst
2 32 (35.96%) Business Analyst
3 31 (34.83%) Payments Analyst
3 31 (34.83%) Payments Business Analyst
4 19 (21.35%) Architect
5 18 (20.22%) Payments Architect
5 18 (20.22%) Senior Analyst
6 17 (19.10%) Senior Business Analyst
6 17 (19.10%) Senior Payments Business Analyst
7 13 (14.61%) Project Manager
8 10 (11.24%) Payments Project Manager
8 10 (11.24%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (10.11%) Payments Solutions Architect
9 9 (10.11%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 9 (10.11%) Systems Analyst
10 8 (8.99%) Compliance Analyst
10 8 (8.99%) Compliance Business Analyst
10 8 (8.99%) Senior Compliance Analyst
11 7 (7.87%) Banking Project Manager
11 7 (7.87%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.99%) J2EE
2 5 (5.62%) EDIFACT
3 2 (2.25%) Akka
4 1 (1.12%) Kafka
4 1 (1.12%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 67 (75.28%) SWIFT
2 22 (24.72%) Mobile Payment
3 16 (17.98%) Fintech
4 12 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.62%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.37%) PMI
6 3 (3.37%) User Experience
7 2 (2.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.25%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.12%) Contactless
8 1 (1.12%) Digital Wallet
8 1 (1.12%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.73%) Unix
2 8 (8.99%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (38.20%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (33.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (26.97%) Business Analysis
4 21 (23.60%) Project Management
5 19 (21.35%) Software Delivery
6 16 (17.98%) IT Strategy
7 14 (15.73%) Customer Engagement
8 13 (14.61%) Enterprise Architecture
9 11 (12.36%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (12.36%) Translating Business Requirements
10 9 (10.11%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 9 (10.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (8.99%) Scrum
12 7 (7.87%) Presales
12 7 (7.87%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (7.87%) Project Planning
12 7 (7.87%) Use Case
13 6 (6.74%) Software Engineering
13 6 (6.74%) Test Scripting
14 5 (5.62%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.10%) Java
2 3 (3.37%) C
2 3 (3.37%) Java 8
3 1 (1.12%) Go
3 1 (1.12%) Python
3 1 (1.12%) Ruby
3 1 (1.12%) Scala
3 1 (1.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.49%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.37%) APMP
3 2 (2.25%) Degree
4 1 (1.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (28.09%) ISO 20022
2 11 (12.36%) TARGET2
3 7 (7.87%) PSD2
4 5 (5.62%) QA
5 1 (1.12%) GDPR
5 1 (1.12%) ISO 8583
5 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.12%) linkerd
1 1 (1.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.74%) FIS
3 5 (5.62%) Calypso
4 2 (2.25%) VocaLink
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle
5 1 (1.12%) Remedy
5 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.12%) SAP
5 1 (1.12%) VMware