Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 19 7
Rank change year-on-year -5 -12 +10
Permanent jobs citing Banking 502 476 1089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 8.86% 9.14% 17.13%
As % of the General category 21.81% 21.22% 35.41%
Number of salaries quoted 248 254 442
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £32,500 £39,575 £32,000
90th Percentile £86,500 £70,250 £71,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +2.56%

Banking is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2302 2243 3075
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.61% 43.08% 48.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1419 1239 1784
Scotland median annual salary £45,830 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.52% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,450 £29,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Scotland

Banking
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Banking in Scotland.

Salary trend for Banking in Scotland

Banking
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Banking in Scotland

Banking
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Edinburgh 0 312 £54,000 -3.57% 31
Glasgow -12 167 £52,500 -4.55% 16
Dundee +5 11 £54,500 +36.25%
West Lothian - 4 £26,000 -
Lothian - 1 £43,000 -
Stirling - 1 £40,000 -
Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Banking.

1 319 (63.55%) Finance
2 215 (42.83%) SQL
3 157 (31.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 144 (28.69%) Infrastructure Management
5 128 (25.50%) Agile Software Development
6 123 (24.50%) Business Intelligence
7 116 (23.11%) Retail Banking
7 116 (23.11%) Analytical Skills
8 104 (20.72%) Java
9 90 (17.93%) Oracle
10 88 (17.53%) Data Management
11 87 (17.33%) SAS
12 70 (13.94%) Degree
13 64 (12.75%) Investment Banking
14 63 (12.55%) Teradata
15 61 (12.15%) Mentoring
15 61 (12.15%) SDLC
16 57 (11.35%) Data Analysis
17 54 (10.76%) People Management
18 52 (10.36%) SQL Server
19 50 (9.96%) Analytics
20 47 (9.36%) TDD
21 46 (9.16%) Base SAS
22 42 (8.37%) JavaScript
22 42 (8.37%) Data Mining
23 41 (8.17%) Microsoft
24 39 (7.77%) SAS Enterprise Guide
25 38 (7.57%) Computer Science
26 37 (7.37%) C#
27 36 (7.17%) SAS Macro

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 87 (17.33%) SAS
2 17 (3.39%) Tomcat
3 9 (1.79%) JBoss
4 7 (1.39%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.20%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.20%) WebLogic Portal
6 5 (1.00%) Confluence
6 5 (1.00%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.60%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.20%) Apache
9 1 (0.20%) CMS
9 1 (0.20%) IIS
9 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 21 (4.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (2.19%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.80%) Finacle
1 4 (0.80%) Summit
2 2 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 30 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.60%) IaaS
5 3 (0.60%) npm
6 2 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.40%) IBM Blueworks
6 2 (0.40%) PaaS
7 1 (0.20%) Office 365
7 1 (0.20%) SaaS
7 1 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.59%) Internet
2 6 (1.20%) Firewall
2 6 (1.20%) Network Security
3 4 (0.80%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.40%) HTTP
5 1 (0.20%) ATM
5 1 (0.20%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.20%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.20%) DMZ
5 1 (0.20%) DNS
5 1 (0.20%) LAN
5 1 (0.20%) LDAP
5 1 (0.20%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.20%) VoIP
5 1 (0.20%) WAN
5 1 (0.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (10.36%) SQL Server
2 46 (9.16%) Base SAS
3 42 (8.37%) Data Mining
4 39 (7.77%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 35 (6.97%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 35 (6.97%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 25 (4.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (3.59%) Relational Database
8 17 (3.39%) BODI
8 17 (3.39%) Oracle OWB
9 15 (2.99%) Big Data
9 15 (2.99%) NoSQL
10 10 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (1.79%) MySQL
12 8 (1.59%) DB2
12 8 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (1.39%) MongoDB
13 7 (1.39%) Oracle Database
14 6 (1.20%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 35 (6.97%) ProC
2 17 (3.39%) JIRA
2 17 (3.39%) Selenium
3 12 (2.39%) JUnit
3 12 (2.39%) Maven
4 10 (1.99%) Git (software)
4 10 (1.99%) WebDriver
5 9 (1.79%) Log4j
6 8 (1.59%) Cucumber
6 8 (1.59%) Jenkins
6 8 (1.59%) Subversion
7 7 (1.39%) Appium
7 7 (1.39%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.80%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.60%) Artifactory
9 3 (0.60%) HP UFT
9 3 (0.60%) IntelliJ
9 3 (0.60%) Toad
9 3 (0.60%) tSQLt
10 2 (0.40%) Ant
General
1 319 (63.55%) Finance
2 116 (23.11%) Retail Banking
3 64 (12.75%) Investment Banking
4 30 (5.98%) Retail
5 14 (2.79%) Electronics
6 10 (1.99%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.59%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.20%) Marketing
9 4 (0.80%) Back Office
9 4 (0.80%) International Banking
9 4 (0.80%) Legal
10 3 (0.60%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.40%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.40%) Publishing
12 1 (0.20%) Advertising
12 1 (0.20%) Front Office
12 1 (0.20%) German Language
12 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 169 (33.67%) Analyst
2 83 (16.53%) Developer
3 81 (16.14%) Consultant
4 67 (13.35%) Business Analyst
5 63 (12.55%) Data Analyst
5 63 (12.55%) SQL Analyst
6 59 (11.75%) Senior Analyst
7 39 (7.77%) Technical Analyst
7 39 (7.77%) Technical Business Analyst
8 35 (6.97%) SAS Consultant
9 34 (6.77%) Senior Developer
10 33 (6.57%) Java Developer
11 31 (6.18%) SQL Data Analyst
12 27 (5.38%) Project Manager
12 27 (5.38%) Senior Business Analyst
13 22 (4.38%) Senior Consultant
14 21 (4.18%) Senior Data Analyst
15 19 (3.78%) Test Analyst
16 18 (3.59%) Senior Technical Analyst
16 18 (3.59%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (6.37%) Web Services
2 30 (5.98%) HTML
3 27 (5.38%) Spring
4 26 (5.18%) XML
5 25 (4.98%) CSS
6 18 (3.59%) .NET
7 17 (3.39%) Hibernate
8 16 (3.19%) Node.js
9 15 (2.99%) SOAP
10 14 (2.79%) JMS
11 11 (2.19%) CSS3
11 11 (2.19%) HTML5
12 10 (1.99%) REST
12 10 (1.99%) RESTful
13 9 (1.79%) ASP.NET
13 9 (1.79%) J2EE
13 9 (1.79%) JSP
14 8 (1.59%) WCF
15 7 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (1.39%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 116 (23.11%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (7.57%) Computer Science
3 18 (3.59%) Greenfield Project
4 15 (2.99%) Mobile Banking
5 12 (2.39%) Credit Risk
6 10 (1.99%) Online Banking
7 9 (1.79%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.39%) NHS
8 7 (1.39%) PMI
9 5 (1.00%) Analytical Mindset
10 4 (0.80%) Arduino
10 4 (0.80%) Data Centre
10 4 (0.80%) Raspberry Pi
11 3 (0.60%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.60%) Derivative
11 3 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.60%) Fintech
11 3 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.60%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.60%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (6.18%) Linux
2 27 (5.38%) Windows
3 16 (3.19%) Android
4 13 (2.59%) Unix
5 9 (1.79%) VxWorks
6 6 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.20%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.00%) AIX
7 5 (1.00%) Solaris
7 5 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.40%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (31.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 144 (28.69%) Infrastructure Management
3 128 (25.50%) Agile Software Development
4 123 (24.50%) Business Intelligence
5 88 (17.53%) Data Management
6 61 (12.15%) Mentoring
6 61 (12.15%) SDLC
7 57 (11.35%) Data Analysis
8 54 (10.76%) People Management
9 50 (9.96%) Analytics
10 47 (9.36%) TDD
11 35 (6.97%) Test Automation
11 35 (6.97%) Visual Analytics
12 34 (6.77%) Software Engineering
13 33 (6.57%) OO
14 30 (5.98%) Risk Management
15 29 (5.78%) Continuous Integration
16 28 (5.58%) ETL
17 27 (5.38%) Project Management
18 26 (5.18%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 215 (42.83%) SQL
2 104 (20.72%) Java
3 42 (8.37%) JavaScript
4 37 (7.37%) C#
5 36 (7.17%) SAS Macro
6 35 (6.97%) PROC SQL
7 27 (5.38%) Python
8 24 (4.78%) C++
9 17 (3.39%) VB
10 15 (2.99%) C
11 11 (2.19%) T-SQL
12 7 (1.39%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.20%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.20%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.00%) Perl
14 5 (1.00%) Ruby
15 2 (0.40%) R
16 1 (0.20%) Apple Swift
16 1 (0.20%) JCL
16 1 (0.20%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 70 (13.94%) Degree
2 16 (3.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (2.19%) ISEB
3 11 (2.19%) ISTQB
4 9 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (1.59%) CISM
6 7 (1.39%) CISSP
6 7 (1.39%) PMI Certification
6 7 (1.39%) PMP
7 6 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.00%) CISA
9 4 (0.80%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.80%) MBA
10 3 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.40%) CCNA
11 2 (0.40%) CCNP
11 2 (0.40%) CCSA
11 2 (0.40%) CCSE
11 2 (0.40%) CRISC
11 2 (0.40%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.39%) QA
2 15 (2.99%) SLA
3 7 (1.39%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.39%) PMO
4 5 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.80%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.60%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.60%) EMIR
6 3 (0.60%) MiFID
7 2 (0.40%) IFRS
7 2 (0.40%) IFRS 9
7 2 (0.40%) PSD2
8 1 (0.20%) Basel II
8 1 (0.20%) COBIT
8 1 (0.20%) GDPR
System Software
1 15 (2.99%) Firmware
2 4 (0.80%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.40%) Docker
3 2 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.80%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (0.60%) Ansible
3 3 (0.60%) Puppet
4 2 (0.40%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.20%) CSIRT
5 1 (0.20%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.20%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.20%) QRadar
5 1 (0.20%) Rancher
Vendors
1 90 (17.93%) Oracle
2 63 (12.55%) Teradata
3 41 (8.17%) Microsoft
4 32 (6.37%) Cognos
5 31 (6.18%) MicroStrategy
6 27 (5.38%) IBM
7 21 (4.18%) Informatica
8 14 (2.79%) Cognizant
9 11 (2.19%) Misys
10 8 (1.59%) Google
11 7 (1.39%) Avaloq
12 6 (1.20%) HP
12 6 (1.20%) Tableau
13 5 (1.00%) Cisco
13 5 (1.00%) ServiceNow
14 4 (0.80%) CheckPoint
14 4 (0.80%) FIS
14 4 (0.80%) Fiserv
14 4 (0.80%) McAfee
14 4 (0.80%) Red Hat