Period
to 20 October 2018

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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 22 18
Rank change year-on-year -13 -4 -12
Permanent jobs citing Banking 370 529 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 6.92% 9.56% 10.53%
As % of the General category 18.70% 23.20% 23.62%
Number of salaries quoted 221 262 272
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £50,250 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.48% -5.19% +6.00%
10th Percentile £33,500 £31,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £85,000 £70,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -

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 1,979 2,280 2,354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 37.04% 41.18% 44.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,265 1,399 1,233
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £70,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% -

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 20 October 2018.

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 20 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
Glasgow +2 197 £50,000 -4.76% 15
Edinburgh -13 166 £57,500 +6.48% 55
West Lothian -21 4 £21,000 -19.23%
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £22,500 -
Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing Banking 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Banking.

1 213 (57.57%) Finance
2 136 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (34.32%) SQL
4 70 (18.92%) Oracle
5 65 (17.57%) Investment Banking
6 64 (17.30%) Risk Management
7 56 (15.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 56 (15.14%) Problem-Solving
8 52 (14.05%) Analytical Skills
8 52 (14.05%) SQL Server
8 52 (14.05%) Java
8 52 (14.05%) C#
9 51 (13.78%) Linux
9 51 (13.78%) Law
10 50 (13.51%) Wealth Management
11 47 (12.70%) .NET
12 43 (11.62%) Retail Banking
13 41 (11.08%) PL/SQL
14 38 (10.27%) Unix
14 38 (10.27%) TDD
14 38 (10.27%) SDLC
15 35 (9.46%) Software Engineering
15 35 (9.46%) Web Services
15 35 (9.46%) XML
16 34 (9.19%) C++
17 33 (8.92%) Windows
17 33 (8.92%) Project Management
17 33 (8.92%) Test Automation
18 32 (8.65%) Multithreading
18 32 (8.65%) Scrum

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 22 (5.95%) WebSphere
2 19 (5.14%) SAS
3 8 (2.16%) JBoss
4 7 (1.89%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (1.08%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (0.81%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.54%) Confluence
8 2 (0.54%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.27%) CICS
9 1 (0.27%) IIS
9 1 (0.27%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.27%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 11 (2.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.35%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (1.35%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.35%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.54%) LongView
2 2 (0.54%) Primavera
3 1 (0.27%) BASE24
3 1 (0.27%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle AML
Cloud Services
1 30 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (7.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.16%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (1.89%) PaaS
5 4 (1.08%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (1.08%) OpenShift
6 3 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.81%) SaaS
7 2 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.54%) GitHub
7 2 (0.54%) Office 365
8 1 (0.27%) Force.com
8 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.27%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.35%) HTTPS
2 4 (1.08%) ATM
2 4 (1.08%) FTP
2 4 (1.08%) WinSCP
3 3 (0.81%) Firewall
3 3 (0.81%) Internet
4 1 (0.27%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (0.27%) DHCP
4 1 (0.27%) DNS
4 1 (0.27%) HTTP
4 1 (0.27%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.27%) NAS
4 1 (0.27%) SAN
4 1 (0.27%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (0.27%) SSL
4 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (14.05%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (4.05%) Big Data
4 15 (4.05%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.51%) DB2
5 13 (3.51%) Hadoop
5 13 (3.51%) Oracle Database
6 7 (1.89%) Blockchain
6 7 (1.89%) QlikView
6 7 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.62%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.62%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 6 (1.62%) SAS EBI
7 6 (1.62%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 6 (1.62%) Star Schema
8 5 (1.35%) Apache Hive
8 5 (1.35%) MySQL
8 5 (1.35%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 31 (8.38%) Visual Studio
2 17 (4.59%) Cucumber
3 11 (2.97%) Jenkins
4 10 (2.70%) Subversion
5 9 (2.43%) JIRA
5 9 (2.43%) Selenium
6 7 (1.89%) ClearCase
6 7 (1.89%) Git (software)
6 7 (1.89%) JUnit
6 7 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (1.89%) WebDriver
7 6 (1.62%) Appium
7 6 (1.62%) Eclipse
7 6 (1.62%) Toad
8 5 (1.35%) FitNesse
8 5 (1.35%) Hudson
9 4 (1.08%) Maven
9 4 (1.08%) SilkPerformer
9 4 (1.08%) TeamCity
9 4 (1.08%) XMLSpy
General
1 213 (57.57%) Finance
2 65 (17.57%) Investment Banking
3 51 (13.78%) Law
4 43 (11.62%) Retail Banking
5 10 (2.70%) Retail
6 8 (2.16%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.08%) Back Office
7 4 (1.08%) Front Office
7 4 (1.08%) Marketing
8 3 (0.81%) Legal
8 3 (0.81%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.27%) Advertising
9 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 103 (27.84%) Developer
2 74 (20.00%) Analyst
3 46 (12.43%) Architect
4 32 (8.65%) C# Developer
5 27 (7.30%) .NET Developer
6 23 (6.22%) C++ Developer
6 23 (6.22%) Solutions Architect
7 22 (5.95%) Consultant
7 22 (5.95%) Senior Developer
8 19 (5.14%) Business Analyst
9 18 (4.86%) Senior Analyst
10 16 (4.32%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (4.32%) Project Manager
11 15 (4.05%) Java Developer
11 15 (4.05%) Senior C# Developer
12 14 (3.78%) Senior Architect
13 12 (3.24%) Data Analyst
13 12 (3.24%) Designer
13 12 (3.24%) Tester
14 11 (2.97%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (12.70%) .NET
2 35 (9.46%) Web Services
2 35 (9.46%) XML
3 30 (8.11%) WCF
4 27 (7.30%) LINQ
5 18 (4.86%) HTML
5 18 (4.86%) SOAP
6 17 (4.59%) J2EE
7 15 (4.05%) HTML5
7 15 (4.05%) WPF
8 14 (3.78%) Gherkin
8 14 (3.78%) RESTful
9 13 (3.51%) AngularJS
10 12 (3.24%) Hibernate
10 12 (3.24%) Java EE
11 11 (2.97%) ASP.NET
11 11 (2.97%) JSON
11 11 (2.97%) Spring
12 10 (2.70%) CSS
12 10 (2.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 52 (14.05%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (8.11%) Fintech
3 18 (4.86%) Mainframe
4 11 (2.97%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.97%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (2.43%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.43%) DataPower
7 8 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.62%) Derivative
8 6 (1.62%) SWIFT
9 5 (1.35%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.08%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.08%) Robotics
10 4 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.08%) User Experience
11 3 (0.81%) Security Operations Centre
12 2 (0.54%) Analytical Mindset
12 2 (0.54%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 51 (13.78%) Linux
2 38 (10.27%) Unix
3 33 (8.92%) Windows
4 5 (1.35%) AIX
4 5 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.08%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.54%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.54%) CentOS
6 2 (0.54%) Debian
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.27%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (17.30%) Risk Management
3 56 (15.14%) Problem-Solving
3 56 (15.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 50 (13.51%) Wealth Management
5 38 (10.27%) SDLC
5 38 (10.27%) TDD
6 35 (9.46%) Software Engineering
7 33 (8.92%) Project Management
7 33 (8.92%) Test Automation
8 32 (8.65%) Multithreading
8 32 (8.65%) Scrum
9 28 (7.57%) Unit Testing
10 26 (7.03%) Change Management
11 24 (6.49%) Analytics
12 23 (6.22%) Asset Management
13 22 (5.95%) SOA
14 21 (5.68%) DevOps
14 21 (5.68%) ETL
14 21 (5.68%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 127 (34.32%) SQL
2 52 (14.05%) C#
2 52 (14.05%) Java
3 41 (11.08%) PL/SQL
4 34 (9.19%) C++
5 24 (6.49%) Python
6 21 (5.68%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.62%) Bash Shell
7 6 (1.62%) C
7 6 (1.62%) Ruby
8 5 (1.35%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.08%) Scala
10 3 (0.81%) Perl
10 3 (0.81%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.81%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.81%) VBA
11 2 (0.54%) COBOL
11 2 (0.54%) R
11 2 (0.54%) VB
11 2 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (6.76%) Degree
2 10 (2.70%) CISSP
2 10 (2.70%) TOGAF Certification
3 9 (2.43%) PMP
4 8 (2.16%) CISM
5 7 (1.89%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.35%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.81%) APMP
7 3 (0.81%) CASP
7 3 (0.81%) CEH
7 3 (0.81%) CISA
7 3 (0.81%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (0.81%) PhD
8 2 (0.54%) CISMP
8 2 (0.54%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.54%) CRISC
8 2 (0.54%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.27%) ISEB
9 1 (0.27%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.86%) QA
2 10 (2.70%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.62%) COBIT
3 6 (1.62%) PMO
4 5 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.35%) SEPA
5 3 (0.81%) P3O
5 3 (0.81%) SLA
6 2 (0.54%) GDPR
6 2 (0.54%) PSD2
7 1 (0.27%) ISO 20022
7 1 (0.27%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (2.97%) Docker
2 3 (0.81%) HDFS
2 3 (0.81%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.27%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.27%) RACF
3 1 (0.27%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (2.43%) HP Quality Center
1 9 (2.43%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.62%) Puppet
3 5 (1.35%) Kubernetes
4 4 (1.08%) Ansible
4 4 (1.08%) BladeLogic
4 4 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (1.08%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.54%) Mesos
5 2 (0.54%) Terraform
6 1 (0.27%) Ambari
6 1 (0.27%) CA Endevor
6 1 (0.27%) Salt
6 1 (0.27%) SCCM
6 1 (0.27%) SCOM
6 1 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 70 (18.92%) Oracle
2 31 (8.38%) Microsoft
3 27 (7.30%) IBM
4 21 (5.68%) Cognizant
5 9 (2.43%) Google
5 9 (2.43%) SAP
5 9 (2.43%) Solace
5 9 (2.43%) TIBCO
6 8 (2.16%) Chordiant
6 8 (2.16%) Informatica
7 7 (1.89%) Avaloq
7 7 (1.89%) Fiserv
7 7 (1.89%) Tableau
7 7 (1.89%) Temenos
8 6 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.62%) Talarian
9 5 (1.35%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.08%) Ab Initio
10 4 (1.08%) HP
10 4 (1.08%) Remedy