Period
to 30 July 2021

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 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA)
England > London
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 673 524 712
Rank change year-on-year -149 +188 +83
Permanent jobs citing SEPA 12 27 54
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.026% 0.095% 0.095%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.19% 0.78% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 53
10th Percentile £64,000 £42,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £67,813 £66,250 £38,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% - -6.67%
75th Percentile £81,813 £105,000 £90,000
90th Percentile £92,875 " £93,750
England median annual salary £71,250 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +1.79% - -6.67%

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 6,464 3,471 7,450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.26% 12.19% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4,035 2,694 5,925
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £48,575 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
75th Percentile £82,750 £80,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £98,450 £97,500 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,700 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.42% +7.40% -

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 30 July 2021.

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 30 July 2021. 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 -11 3 £70,000 -30.00%
South London - 1 £92,500 -
SEPA
England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, 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 9 (75.00%) SWIFT
2 7 (58.33%) Banking
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Social Skills
5 4 (33.33%) BDD
5 4 (33.33%) Microservices
6 3 (25.00%) TDD
6 3 (25.00%) GCP
6 3 (25.00%) ISO 20022
6 3 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (25.00%) Presentation Skills
7 2 (16.67%) Workshop Facilitation
7 2 (16.67%) Requirements Gathering
7 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
7 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
7 2 (16.67%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (16.67%) Line Management
7 2 (16.67%) User Stories
7 2 (16.67%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (16.67%) DevOps
7 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
7 2 (16.67%) Fintech
7 2 (16.67%) Kafka
7 2 (16.67%) JIRA
7 2 (16.67%) AWS
7 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
7 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Scrum
7 2 (16.67%) 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) GCP
2 2 (16.67%) AWS
2 2 (16.67%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (8.33%) Azure
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (8.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) GitLab
2 1 (8.33%) Zephyr
General
1 7 (58.33%) Banking
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Social Skills
4 3 (25.00%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (8.33%) Back Office
5 1 (8.33%) Billing
5 1 (8.33%) Electronics
5 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (8.33%) Law
5 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (8.33%) Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Public Sector
5 1 (8.33%) Retail
5 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Payments Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Payments Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Payments Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Payments Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Payments Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Kafka
2 1 (8.33%) Java EE
2 1 (8.33%) Java SE
2 1 (8.33%) JMS
2 1 (8.33%) Lambda Expressions
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) Rendezvous
2 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) SWIFT
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (16.67%) PACS
2 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
3 1 (8.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) BDD
2 4 (33.33%) Microservices
3 3 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Fintech
4 2 (16.67%) Line Management
4 2 (16.67%) Requirements Gathering
4 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) User Stories
4 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
4 2 (16.67%) Workshop Facilitation
5 1 (8.33%) Presales
5 1 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java 8
2 1 (8.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) ISO 20022
2 1 (8.33%) PSD2
2 1 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) TARGET2
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) FIS
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) TIBCO