Period
to 24 January 2019

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 24 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 28 28
Rank change year-on-year -16 0 -21
Permanent jobs citing Banking 287 418 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 5.61% 7.48% 7.23%
As % of the General category 16.67% 19.25% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 162 209 204
Scotland median annual salary £51,750 £52,500 £54,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.43% -3.23% +8.50%
10th Percentile £40,750 £33,950 £40,500
90th Percentile £74,675 £81,250 £72,525
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% 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 1,722 2,171 1,956
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 33.65% 38.83% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,092 1,419 1,178
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +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 24 January 2019.

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 24 January 2019. 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 +8 158 £50,000 -4.76% 11
Edinburgh -23 123 £57,500 +4.55% 48
West Dunbartonshire - 3 £72,000 -
West Lothian -21 1 £21,000 -
Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, 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.

1 151 (52.61%) Finance
2 113 (39.37%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (35.19%) SQL
4 59 (20.56%) Risk Management
4 59 (20.56%) SQL Server
5 48 (16.72%) Investment Banking
6 46 (16.03%) Oracle
7 45 (15.68%) .NET
8 44 (15.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 41 (14.29%) Visual Studio
10 40 (13.94%) Linux
11 39 (13.59%) Web Services
11 39 (13.59%) XML
11 39 (13.59%) C#
11 39 (13.59%) Wealth Management
11 39 (13.59%) Problem-Solving
12 38 (13.24%) Law
13 37 (12.89%) Analytical Skills
14 33 (11.50%) Degree
15 32 (11.15%) Retail Banking
15 32 (11.15%) Java
16 31 (10.80%) LINQ
16 31 (10.80%) SDLC
17 30 (10.45%) JavaScript
17 30 (10.45%) PL/SQL
18 28 (9.76%) Multithreading
19 27 (9.41%) Unit Testing
19 27 (9.41%) Software Engineering
20 26 (9.06%) Windows
21 25 (8.71%) C++

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 17 (5.92%) WebSphere
2 16 (5.57%) SAS
3 7 (2.44%) Apache Spark
4 6 (2.09%) IIS
4 6 (2.09%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.74%) JBoss
6 3 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.05%) Sonic ESB
6 3 (1.05%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.05%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.70%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.35%) Confluence
8 1 (0.35%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.35%) PowerExchange
8 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 13 (4.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.74%) SPSS
5 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.39%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.70%) LongView
4 1 (0.35%) BASE24
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle AML
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.23%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.79%) Dynamics 365
4 5 (1.74%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.74%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.70%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.70%) Office 365
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.35%) PaaS
6 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.44%) DNS
2 6 (2.09%) SSL
3 4 (1.39%) Internet
4 2 (0.70%) Firewall
4 2 (0.70%) SAN
5 1 (0.35%) ATM
5 1 (0.35%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.35%) DHCP
5 1 (0.35%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.35%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.35%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.35%) NAS
5 1 (0.35%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.35%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (20.56%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (5.57%) QlikView
3 16 (5.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (5.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (5.23%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (4.88%) Big Data
6 11 (3.83%) Relational Database
7 10 (3.48%) Hadoop
8 9 (3.14%) Oracle Database
9 8 (2.79%) MongoDB
9 8 (2.79%) SQL Server 2014
10 7 (2.44%) MySQL
11 5 (1.74%) Apache Hive
11 5 (1.74%) Blockchain
11 5 (1.74%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.74%) Power BI
11 5 (1.74%) Spotfire
12 4 (1.39%) DB2
12 4 (1.39%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 41 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 15 (5.23%) Cucumber
3 14 (4.88%) JIRA
4 10 (3.48%) Git (software)
4 10 (3.48%) Selenium
5 9 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (2.79%) Appium
6 8 (2.79%) Jenkins
6 8 (2.79%) WebDriver
7 7 (2.44%) LoadRunner
8 4 (1.39%) CA Release Automation
8 4 (1.39%) FitNesse
8 4 (1.39%) JUnit
9 3 (1.05%) IBM UrbanCode
9 3 (1.05%) Subversion
9 3 (1.05%) Toad
10 2 (0.70%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.70%) RSpec
10 2 (0.70%) XMLSpy
General
1 151 (52.61%) Finance
2 48 (16.72%) Investment Banking
3 38 (13.24%) Law
4 32 (11.15%) Retail Banking
5 10 (3.48%) Retail
6 8 (2.79%) Corporate Banking
7 5 (1.74%) Marketing
8 4 (1.39%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.05%) Front Office
10 2 (0.70%) Legal
11 1 (0.35%) Back Office
11 1 (0.35%) German Language
11 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.35%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 93 (32.40%) Developer
2 50 (17.42%) Analyst
3 32 (11.15%) .NET Developer
4 25 (8.71%) Architect
5 24 (8.36%) Senior Developer
6 23 (8.01%) C++ Developer
7 18 (6.27%) Data Analyst
8 17 (5.92%) C# Developer
8 17 (5.92%) Consultant
9 16 (5.57%) Business Analyst
10 14 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (4.88%) Senior .NET Developer
10 14 (4.88%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 14 (4.88%) Senior C# Developer
11 13 (4.53%) Project Manager
11 13 (4.53%) Solutions Architect
11 13 (4.53%) Tester
12 10 (3.48%) Java Developer
13 9 (3.14%) Automation Tester
13 9 (3.14%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (15.68%) .NET
2 39 (13.59%) Web Services
2 39 (13.59%) XML
3 31 (10.80%) LINQ
4 22 (7.67%) HTML
4 22 (7.67%) WCF
5 17 (5.92%) .NET Framework
5 17 (5.92%) CSS
6 16 (5.57%) SOAP
7 15 (5.23%) AngularJS
8 14 (4.88%) Gherkin
9 12 (4.18%) HTML5
9 12 (4.18%) JSON
10 11 (3.83%) RESTful
11 10 (3.48%) J2EE
11 10 (3.48%) Middleware
12 9 (3.14%) Node.js
12 9 (3.14%) REST
12 9 (3.14%) WPF
13 8 (2.79%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.89%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.27%) Fintech
3 13 (4.53%) Mainframe
4 7 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.09%) PMI
6 5 (1.74%) DataPower
6 5 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.74%) IBM Mainframe
6 5 (1.74%) User Experience
6 5 (1.74%) VSAM
7 4 (1.39%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.39%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (1.05%) Derivative
8 3 (1.05%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.05%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.05%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.70%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.70%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 40 (13.94%) Linux
2 26 (9.06%) Windows
3 17 (5.92%) Unix
4 5 (1.74%) AIX
5 3 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.70%) Debian
6 2 (0.70%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.35%) Android
7 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.35%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (39.37%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (20.56%) Risk Management
3 44 (15.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (13.59%) Problem-Solving
4 39 (13.59%) Wealth Management
5 31 (10.80%) SDLC
6 28 (9.76%) Multithreading
7 27 (9.41%) Software Engineering
7 27 (9.41%) Unit Testing
8 25 (8.71%) Test Automation
9 24 (8.36%) Data Modelling
9 24 (8.36%) TDD
10 23 (8.01%) DevOps
11 21 (7.32%) Scrum
12 20 (6.97%) Asset Management
13 19 (6.62%) Analytics
13 19 (6.62%) Decision-Making
14 18 (6.27%) Waterfall
15 17 (5.92%) Information Security
16 16 (5.57%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 101 (35.19%) SQL
2 39 (13.59%) C#
3 32 (11.15%) Java
4 30 (10.45%) JavaScript
4 30 (10.45%) PL/SQL
5 25 (8.71%) C++
6 23 (8.01%) Python
7 8 (2.79%) T-SQL
8 7 (2.44%) VBA
9 6 (2.09%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.74%) COBOL
11 4 (1.39%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.39%) R
11 4 (1.39%) Ruby
12 3 (1.05%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.05%) Perl
12 3 (1.05%) Scala
12 3 (1.05%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.70%) C
13 2 (0.70%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 33 (11.50%) Degree
2 10 (3.48%) CISSP
3 9 (3.14%) ISTQB
3 9 (3.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (3.14%) TOGAF Certification
4 8 (2.79%) CISM
5 7 (2.44%) PMI Certification
6 6 (2.09%) CISMP
6 6 (2.09%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (2.09%) Master's Degree
7 3 (1.05%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
7 3 (1.05%) PhD
7 3 (1.05%) SANS
8 1 (0.35%) CASP
8 1 (0.35%) CEH
8 1 (0.35%) CISA
8 1 (0.35%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.57%) QA
2 15 (5.23%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.39%) GDPR
5 2 (0.70%) PMO
6 1 (0.35%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.35%) PSD2
6 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.79%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.44%) Docker
3 5 (1.74%) Time Sharing Option
4 3 (1.05%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.35%) HDFS
6 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 1 (0.35%) vSphere
6 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (2.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.09%) Kubernetes
4 5 (1.74%) CA Endevor
5 4 (1.39%) BladeLogic
5 4 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (1.39%) Puppet
5 4 (1.39%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.05%) Ansible
7 2 (0.70%) Ambari
7 2 (0.70%) Mesos
7 2 (0.70%) QRadar
7 2 (0.70%) SCCM
7 2 (0.70%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.70%) Terraform
8 1 (0.35%) SCOM
8 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 1 (0.35%) vRealize
8 1 (0.35%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 46 (16.03%) Oracle
2 25 (8.71%) IBM
3 23 (8.01%) Microsoft
4 17 (5.92%) Cognizant
5 15 (5.23%) Tableau
6 7 (2.44%) CA
6 7 (2.44%) Google
6 7 (2.44%) Red Hat
6 7 (2.44%) Splunk
6 7 (2.44%) Teradata
7 6 (2.09%) HP
7 6 (2.09%) Solace
7 6 (2.09%) TIBCO
8 5 (1.74%) CA Agile Central
8 5 (1.74%) Informatica
9 4 (1.39%) Ab Initio
9 4 (1.39%) Chordiant
9 4 (1.39%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.05%) Talarian
11 2 (0.70%) Okta