Period
to 4 August 2021

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 4 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
UK > Scotland
6 months to
4 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 59 48 38
Rank change year-on-year -11 -10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Banking 175 103 329
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 3.98% 4.65% 6.19%
As % of the General category 7.56% 9.68% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 123 47 228
10th Percentile £34,000 £37,416 £37,127
25th Percentile £44,375 £37,500 £43,425
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% -13.64% -
75th Percentile £68,838 £68,125 £62,563
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £78,956
UK median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +3.85%

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 2,315 1,064 2,906
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 52.69% 48.01% 54.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,323 648 1,841
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,675 £29,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,416 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,500 £47,500 £45,100
Median % change year-on-year +4.21% +5.32% +0.22%
75th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £74,000 £68,750 £72,500
UK median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.73% +4.76% +5.00%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Scotland

Banking
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Banking in Scotland.

Salary trend for Banking in Scotland

Banking
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Banking in Scotland over the 6 months to 4 August 2021.

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 4 August 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
Edinburgh -11 115 £57,361 +6.72% 15
Glasgow -19 43 £55,000 +22.22% 9
Dundee - 9 £50,000 - 1
West Lothian - 2 £40,000 -
Highlands - 1 - -
Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 4 August 2021, 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 91 (52.00%) Finance
1 91 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 40 (22.86%) Social Skills
4 33 (18.86%) Test Automation
4 33 (18.86%) Java
5 31 (17.71%) AWS
6 30 (17.14%) SQL
6 30 (17.14%) Python
7 29 (16.57%) Retail
7 29 (16.57%) Problem-Solving
8 28 (16.00%) Azure
9 27 (15.43%) Microsoft
10 26 (14.86%) DevOps
11 24 (13.71%) Git (software)
12 23 (13.14%) C#
13 22 (12.57%) Microservices
14 20 (11.43%) Scrum
14 20 (11.43%) Degree
14 20 (11.43%) TDD
15 19 (10.86%) Linux
15 19 (10.86%) GCP
15 19 (10.86%) Cloud Native
16 18 (10.29%) Continuous Improvement
16 18 (10.29%) Windows
16 18 (10.29%) Web Services
17 17 (9.71%) JavaScript
17 17 (9.71%) React
17 17 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
17 17 (9.71%) Virtual Team

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 13 (7.43%) Confluence
2 9 (5.14%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.86%) SAS
3 5 (2.86%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.29%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.29%) CICS
5 2 (1.14%) CMS
6 1 (0.57%) Drupal
6 1 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (6.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (6.29%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.43%) MadCap Flare
3 5 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.57%) InVision
5 1 (0.57%) Marvel
5 1 (0.57%) Sketch
5 1 (0.57%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 9 (5.14%) Sentinel
2 2 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 31 (17.71%) AWS
2 28 (16.00%) Azure
3 19 (10.86%) GCP
4 16 (9.14%) Power Platform
5 12 (6.86%) Google Workspace
6 11 (6.29%) Microsoft 365
6 11 (6.29%) SaaS
7 9 (5.14%) Azure Active Directory
7 9 (5.14%) Azure Sentinel
7 9 (5.14%) PaaS
8 2 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.14%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (1.14%) OpenShift
8 2 (1.14%) Snowflake
9 1 (0.57%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.57%) GitHub
9 1 (0.57%) IaaS
9 1 (0.57%) Miro
9 1 (0.57%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.14%) Unified Communications
2 5 (2.86%) HTTPS
3 4 (2.29%) Firewall
4 1 (0.57%) ATM
4 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.57%) MongoDB
2 7 (4.00%) Power BI
3 6 (3.43%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.86%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.86%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 4 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.29%) Tableau
6 3 (1.71%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.14%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.57%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.57%) DB2
8 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.57%) Metadata
8 1 (0.57%) MySQL
8 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (13.71%) Git (software)
2 15 (8.57%) JIRA
3 12 (6.86%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.43%) Subversion
5 5 (2.86%) Bitbucket
5 5 (2.86%) Gerrit
5 5 (2.86%) GitLab
5 5 (2.86%) Selenium
5 5 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.86%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (1.71%) Maven
6 3 (1.71%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.14%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.14%) ERwin
7 2 (1.14%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.57%) ER Studio
8 1 (0.57%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 91 (52.00%) Finance
2 40 (22.86%) Social Skills
3 29 (16.57%) Retail
4 17 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.57%) Influencing Skills
6 7 (4.00%) Presentation Skills
7 5 (2.86%) Documentation Skills
7 5 (2.86%) Marketing
7 5 (2.86%) Organisational Skills
7 5 (2.86%) Retail Banking
8 4 (2.29%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 4 (2.29%) Legal
9 3 (1.71%) Games
9 3 (1.71%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.71%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.14%) Back Office
10 2 (1.14%) Law
10 2 (1.14%) Public Sector
11 1 (0.57%) Front Office
11 1 (0.57%) Police
Job Titles
1 19 (10.86%) Analyst
1 19 (10.86%) Developer
1 19 (10.86%) Software Engineer
2 10 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (4.57%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (3.43%) Architect
4 6 (3.43%) Senior Developer
4 6 (3.43%) Senior DevOps
4 6 (3.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 6 (3.43%) Technical Writer
5 5 (2.86%) Finance Manager
5 5 (2.86%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (2.86%) Quality Engineer
5 5 (2.86%) Support Manager
5 5 (2.86%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (2.29%) Business Analyst
6 4 (2.29%) Consultant
6 4 (2.29%) Java Developer
6 4 (2.29%) SAS Consultant
6 4 (2.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.29%) Web Services
2 17 (9.71%) React
3 16 (9.14%) Node.js
4 15 (8.57%) CSS
5 13 (7.43%) HTML
6 11 (6.29%) .NET
7 10 (5.71%) Middleware
8 9 (5.14%) HTML5
9 8 (4.57%) RESTful
10 6 (3.43%) GraphQL
10 6 (3.43%) Spring
10 6 (3.43%) Swagger
11 5 (2.86%) REST
12 4 (2.29%) .NET Core
12 4 (2.29%) React Native
12 4 (2.29%) Regular Expression
12 4 (2.29%) Spring Boot
13 3 (1.71%) Apollo GraphQL
13 3 (1.71%) Redux
13 3 (1.71%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.86%) Cloud Native
2 17 (9.71%) Virtual Team
3 15 (8.57%) Mainframe
4 11 (6.29%) Mobile App
5 10 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (4.57%) Cyberthreat
6 8 (4.57%) Private Cloud
6 8 (4.57%) User Experience
7 3 (1.71%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.71%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.71%) Wiki
8 2 (1.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.14%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.14%) Robotics
9 1 (0.57%) ASIC
9 1 (0.57%) Clustering
9 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.86%) Linux
2 18 (10.29%) Windows
3 13 (7.43%) Unix
4 8 (4.57%) Android
4 8 (4.57%) Apple iOS
5 7 (4.00%) zOS
6 5 (2.86%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 33 (18.86%) Test Automation
4 29 (16.57%) Problem-Solving
5 26 (14.86%) DevOps
6 22 (12.57%) Microservices
7 20 (11.43%) Scrum
7 20 (11.43%) TDD
8 18 (10.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (9.71%) Digital Banking
9 17 (9.71%) SDLC
10 16 (9.14%) Cybersecurity
10 16 (9.14%) Data Management
11 14 (8.00%) OO
12 13 (7.43%) Coaching
12 13 (7.43%) Risk Management
13 12 (6.86%) Fintech
14 11 (6.29%) Analytics
14 11 (6.29%) Collaborative Working
14 11 (6.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (18.86%) Java
2 30 (17.14%) Python
2 30 (17.14%) SQL
3 23 (13.14%) C#
4 17 (9.71%) JavaScript
5 15 (8.57%) PowerShell
6 10 (5.71%) C++
7 8 (4.57%) Scala
7 8 (4.57%) TypeScript
8 6 (3.43%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.86%) REXX
10 4 (2.29%) C
10 4 (2.29%) R
11 3 (1.71%) PHP
11 3 (1.71%) VBA
12 2 (1.14%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.14%) Kotlin
12 2 (1.14%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.57%) Groovy
13 1 (0.57%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 20 (11.43%) Degree
2 3 (1.71%) APMP
2 3 (1.71%) CISSP
2 3 (1.71%) PMI Certification
2 3 (1.71%) PMP
3 2 (1.14%) CISMP
3 2 (1.14%) GIAC
3 2 (1.14%) SANS
4 1 (0.57%) CISA
4 1 (0.57%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.43%) Data Quality
1 6 (3.43%) QA
2 3 (1.71%) Accessibility
2 3 (1.71%) NIST
2 3 (1.71%) PMO
3 1 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (0.57%) GDPR
3 1 (0.57%) IFRS
3 1 (0.57%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (6.29%) Docker
2 9 (5.14%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.86%) RACF
3 5 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (6.29%) Terraform
2 10 (5.71%) Kubernetes
3 9 (5.14%) AirWatch
3 9 (5.14%) Ansible
3 9 (5.14%) Jamf Pro
4 6 (3.43%) Puppet
5 5 (2.86%) Istio
5 5 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (2.86%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (2.86%) zSecure
6 1 (0.57%) OMEGAMON
6 1 (0.57%) vRealize
Vendors
1 27 (15.43%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.57%) Google
3 10 (5.71%) Citrix
4 9 (5.14%) Oracle
5 6 (3.43%) IBM
6 5 (2.86%) Splunk
7 4 (2.29%) DataFlux
7 4 (2.29%) Teradata
8 3 (1.71%) StreamSets
9 2 (1.14%) CODA
9 2 (1.14%) Concur
9 2 (1.14%) Informatica
9 2 (1.14%) Pega
10 1 (0.57%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.57%) Dell
10 1 (0.57%) Sage
10 1 (0.57%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.57%) Solace
10 1 (0.57%) Sybase
10 1 (0.57%) VMware