Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA)
England > London
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 679 782 736
Rank change year-on-year +103 -46 +23
Permanent jobs citing SEPA 102 88 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.20% 0.89% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 89 67 66
London median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% -13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £60,000 £37,500 £51,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £91,750 £95,000
England median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £68,250
% change year-on-year +11.54% -4.76% +13.75%

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 8,524 9,907 9,670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.80% 13.42% 13.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6,571 7,253 7,959
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £86,250
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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +7 26 £70,000 +7.69% 3
West London +16 2 £60,000 +50.00%
East London - 2 £65,000 -
SEPA
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 74 (72.55%) Finance
2 72 (70.59%) SWIFT
3 67 (65.69%) Banking
4 35 (34.31%) ISO 20022
5 33 (32.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (29.41%) Financial Institution
7 26 (25.49%) Business Analysis
8 25 (24.51%) Project Management
9 24 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (20.59%) Software Delivery
11 20 (19.61%) Fintech
11 20 (19.61%) TARGET2
12 19 (18.63%) FIS
13 17 (16.67%) Java
14 16 (15.69%) Mobile Payment
15 15 (14.71%) EDIFACT
16 14 (13.73%) Unix
16 14 (13.73%) Technical Architecture
16 14 (13.73%) IT Strategy
17 13 (12.75%) Test Scripting
17 13 (12.75%) QA
18 12 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
18 12 (11.76%) Use Case
18 12 (11.76%) Customer Engagement
18 12 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
19 11 (10.78%) Back Office
20 10 (9.80%) Data Modelling
20 10 (9.80%) Calypso
20 10 (9.80%) Validation
20 10 (9.80%) Scrum

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 5 (4.90%) CMS
2 3 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.98%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (7.84%) MS Visio
2 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (4.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (9.80%) IntelliMatch
2 5 (4.90%) Misys Midas
3 1 (0.98%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.98%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.90%) Firewall
1 5 (4.90%) Network Security
1 5 (4.90%) VPN
2 1 (0.98%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.94%) Blockchain
2 2 (1.96%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (6.86%) JIRA
2 5 (4.90%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.98%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.98%) Maven
3 1 (0.98%) SoapUI
General
1 74 (72.55%) Finance
2 67 (65.69%) Banking
3 30 (29.41%) Financial Institution
4 11 (10.78%) Back Office
5 7 (6.86%) Retail
6 6 (5.88%) General Ledger
7 5 (4.90%) Retail Banking
8 4 (3.92%) French Language
8 4 (3.92%) German Language
9 3 (2.94%) Spanish Language
10 2 (1.96%) Billing
10 2 (1.96%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.98%) Electronics
11 1 (0.98%) Front Office
11 1 (0.98%) International Banking
11 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.98%) Marketing
11 1 (0.98%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (44.12%) Analyst
2 38 (37.25%) Payments Analyst
3 31 (30.39%) Business Analyst
4 30 (29.41%) Payments Business Analyst
5 15 (14.71%) Project Manager
6 14 (13.73%) Architect
6 14 (13.73%) Systems Analyst
7 13 (12.75%) Payments Project Manager
8 12 (11.76%) Payments Architect
8 12 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
8 12 (11.76%) Senior Business Analyst
8 12 (11.76%) Senior Payments Business Analyst
9 9 (8.82%) Applications Support
9 9 (8.82%) Applications Support Analyst
9 9 (8.82%) Support Analyst
10 8 (7.84%) Compliance Analyst
10 8 (7.84%) Compliance Business Analyst
10 8 (7.84%) Senior Compliance Analyst
10 8 (7.84%) Senior Systems Analyst
11 7 (6.86%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.71%) EDIFACT
2 8 (7.84%) J2EE
3 5 (4.90%) EDI
4 2 (1.96%) Akka
5 1 (0.98%) Kafka
5 1 (0.98%) Middleware
5 1 (0.98%) OAuth
5 1 (0.98%) OAuth2
5 1 (0.98%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 72 (70.59%) SWIFT
2 20 (19.61%) Fintech
3 16 (15.69%) Mobile Payment
4 12 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (3.92%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.94%) Bitcoin
7 3 (2.94%) PMI
7 3 (2.94%) User Experience
8 1 (0.98%) Contactless
8 1 (0.98%) Digital Wallet
8 1 (0.98%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.98%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.73%) Unix
2 8 (7.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.35%) Stakeholder Management
2 26 (25.49%) Business Analysis
3 25 (24.51%) Project Management
4 24 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (20.59%) Software Delivery
6 14 (13.73%) IT Strategy
6 14 (13.73%) Technical Architecture
7 13 (12.75%) Test Scripting
8 12 (11.76%) Customer Engagement
8 12 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
8 12 (11.76%) Use Case
9 10 (9.80%) Cash Management
9 10 (9.80%) Data Modelling
9 10 (9.80%) Scrum
9 10 (9.80%) Validation
10 9 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (8.82%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 9 (8.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 9 (8.82%) Translating Business Requirements
11 8 (7.84%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.67%) Java
2 3 (2.94%) C
2 3 (2.94%) Java 8
3 1 (0.98%) Go
3 1 (0.98%) Python
3 1 (0.98%) Ruby
3 1 (0.98%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (5.88%) PMI Certification
2 3 (2.94%) APMP
2 3 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (2.94%) PMP
3 2 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (34.31%) ISO 20022
2 20 (19.61%) TARGET2
3 13 (12.75%) QA
4 10 (9.80%) PSD2
5 6 (5.88%) ISO 8583
6 5 (4.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.90%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.98%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.98%) linkerd
2 1 (0.98%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (18.63%) FIS
2 10 (9.80%) Calypso
3 7 (6.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.90%) Cisco
4 5 (4.90%) Palo Alto
5 2 (1.96%) VocaLink
6 1 (0.98%) Misys
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle
6 1 (0.98%) SAP
6 1 (0.98%) Temenos
6 1 (0.98%) VMware