Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 18 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 -11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Banking 534 545 1044
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 9.62% 10.39% 16.36%
As % of the General category 23.29% 23.27% 33.86%
Number of salaries quoted 267 268 439
Scotland median annual salary £51,500 £53,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.83% +6.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £31,250 £37,500 £32,400
90th Percentile £85,000 £70,250 £73,550
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +1.69%

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 2293 2342 3083
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 41.31% 44.66% 48.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1411 1233 1794
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £68,000
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -5 311 £54,000 -1.82% 22
Glasgow -9 188 £52,500 - 14
Dundee +3 16 £48,500 +21.25%
West Lothian +4 6 £26,000 -52.73%
Lothian - 5 £43,000 -
Stirling +4 1 £40,000 -
Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 346 (64.79%) Finance
2 237 (44.38%) SQL
3 171 (32.02%) Stakeholder Management
4 162 (30.34%) Infrastructure Management
5 135 (25.28%) Agile Software Development
6 128 (23.97%) Business Intelligence
7 125 (23.41%) Analytical Skills
8 123 (23.03%) Java
9 117 (21.91%) Retail Banking
10 97 (18.16%) Oracle
11 91 (17.04%) Data Management
12 87 (16.29%) SAS
13 80 (14.98%) Degree
14 69 (12.92%) Teradata
14 69 (12.92%) Investment Banking
15 68 (12.73%) SQL Server
15 68 (12.73%) Mentoring
16 67 (12.55%) People Management
17 56 (10.49%) C#
18 50 (9.36%) SDLC
18 50 (9.36%) Analytics
19 48 (8.99%) OO
20 47 (8.80%) Microsoft
20 47 (8.80%) Data Analysis
21 46 (8.61%) TDD
21 46 (8.61%) Computer Science
21 46 (8.61%) Base SAS
22 44 (8.24%) Data Mining
22 44 (8.24%) SAS Enterprise Guide
22 44 (8.24%) 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 (16.29%) SAS
2 21 (3.93%) Tomcat
3 8 (1.50%) JBoss
3 8 (1.50%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.12%) Oracle Coherence
5 5 (0.94%) WebLogic
5 5 (0.94%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.37%) Confluence
8 1 (0.19%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.19%) CMS
8 1 (0.19%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.19%) IIS
8 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (3.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.94%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Pega PRPC
1 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.18%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.75%) npm
4 2 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.37%) IaaS
4 2 (0.37%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.19%) Office 365
5 1 (0.19%) PaaS
5 1 (0.19%) SaaS
5 1 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.69%) Internet
2 7 (1.31%) Network Security
3 4 (0.75%) Firewall
4 3 (0.56%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.37%) DNS
5 2 (0.37%) LAN
5 2 (0.37%) WAN
6 1 (0.19%) ATM
6 1 (0.19%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.19%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.19%) DHCP
6 1 (0.19%) DMZ
6 1 (0.19%) IPv4
6 1 (0.19%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.19%) VoIP
6 1 (0.19%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 46 (8.61%) Base SAS
3 44 (8.24%) Data Mining
3 44 (8.24%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 43 (8.05%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 43 (8.05%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 29 (5.43%) Relational Database
6 27 (5.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (3.75%) NoSQL
8 17 (3.18%) BODI
8 17 (3.18%) Oracle OWB
9 14 (2.62%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (2.25%) Big Data
10 12 (2.25%) MySQL
10 12 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (2.06%) SQL Server 2014
12 9 (1.69%) MongoDB
13 8 (1.50%) DB2
13 8 (1.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 43 (8.05%) ProC
2 17 (3.18%) JIRA
2 17 (3.18%) Selenium
3 14 (2.62%) JUnit
3 14 (2.62%) Maven
4 11 (2.06%) Git (software)
4 11 (2.06%) Subversion
5 10 (1.87%) WebDriver
6 9 (1.69%) Jenkins
6 9 (1.69%) TeamCity
7 8 (1.50%) Cucumber
7 8 (1.50%) Log4j
8 7 (1.31%) Appium
9 4 (0.75%) Ant
9 4 (0.75%) Gradle
9 4 (0.75%) Hudson
9 4 (0.75%) IntelliJ
10 3 (0.56%) Artifactory
10 3 (0.56%) HP UFT
10 3 (0.56%) Toad
General
1 346 (64.79%) Finance
2 117 (21.91%) Retail Banking
3 69 (12.92%) Investment Banking
4 21 (3.93%) Electronics
5 20 (3.75%) Retail
6 14 (2.62%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.31%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.12%) Back Office
9 5 (0.94%) Legal
10 3 (0.56%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (0.56%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.37%) Front Office
11 2 (0.37%) Marketing
11 2 (0.37%) Publishing
12 1 (0.19%) Advertising
12 1 (0.19%) German Language
12 1 (0.19%) International Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 164 (30.71%) Analyst
2 107 (20.04%) Developer
3 94 (17.60%) Consultant
4 71 (13.30%) Business Analyst
5 65 (12.17%) SQL Analyst
6 56 (10.49%) Data Analyst
6 56 (10.49%) Senior Analyst
7 45 (8.43%) Senior Developer
7 45 (8.43%) Technical Analyst
7 45 (8.43%) Technical Business Analyst
8 43 (8.05%) Java Developer
8 43 (8.05%) SAS Consultant
9 30 (5.62%) SQL Data Analyst
10 29 (5.43%) Senior Business Analyst
11 26 (4.87%) Senior Consultant
12 23 (4.31%) C# Developer
13 22 (4.12%) Senior Technical Analyst
13 22 (4.12%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
14 21 (3.93%) Senior SAS Consultant
15 20 (3.75%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (6.93%) XML
2 35 (6.55%) Spring
3 33 (6.18%) Web Services
4 29 (5.43%) HTML
5 23 (4.31%) .NET
6 22 (4.12%) CSS
6 22 (4.12%) Hibernate
7 18 (3.37%) SOAP
8 16 (3.00%) JMS
9 15 (2.81%) ASP.NET
9 15 (2.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (2.43%) Node.js
11 12 (2.25%) J2EE
11 12 (2.25%) jQuery
11 12 (2.25%) WCF
12 10 (1.87%) REST
13 9 (1.69%) RESTful
14 8 (1.50%) JSON
15 7 (1.31%) JDBC
15 7 (1.31%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 125 (23.41%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (8.61%) Computer Science
3 16 (3.00%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (3.00%) Mobile Banking
4 9 (1.69%) Credit Risk
4 9 (1.69%) Online Banking
5 8 (1.50%) NHS
5 8 (1.50%) PMI
6 7 (1.31%) Arduino
6 7 (1.31%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.31%) Raspberry Pi
7 5 (0.94%) Data Centre
7 5 (0.94%) Derivative
7 5 (0.94%) N-Tier
8 4 (0.75%) Data Structures
8 4 (0.75%) Photography
9 3 (0.56%) Equities
9 3 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.56%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (6.93%) Windows
2 35 (6.55%) Linux
3 23 (4.31%) Android
4 11 (2.06%) VxWorks
5 9 (1.69%) Unix
5 9 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.50%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.12%) AIX
8 6 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.12%) Solaris
9 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (32.02%) Stakeholder Management
2 162 (30.34%) Infrastructure Management
3 135 (25.28%) Agile Software Development
4 128 (23.97%) Business Intelligence
5 91 (17.04%) Data Management
6 68 (12.73%) Mentoring
7 67 (12.55%) People Management
8 50 (9.36%) Analytics
8 50 (9.36%) SDLC
9 48 (8.99%) OO
10 47 (8.80%) Data Analysis
11 46 (8.61%) TDD
12 43 (8.05%) Visual Analytics
13 39 (7.30%) Test Automation
14 35 (6.55%) ITIL
15 33 (6.18%) Software Engineering
16 32 (5.99%) Service Management
17 30 (5.62%) Risk Management
18 28 (5.24%) Project Management
18 28 (5.24%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 237 (44.38%) SQL
2 123 (23.03%) Java
3 56 (10.49%) C#
4 44 (8.24%) SAS Macro
5 43 (8.05%) PROC SQL
6 42 (7.87%) JavaScript
7 37 (6.93%) Python
8 35 (6.55%) C++
9 31 (5.81%) VB
10 22 (4.12%) C
11 18 (3.37%) T-SQL
12 9 (1.69%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.31%) Ruby
14 6 (1.12%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.12%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.75%) Perl
16 3 (0.56%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.37%) VBA
18 1 (0.19%) MATLAB
18 1 (0.19%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 80 (14.98%) Degree
2 22 (4.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (2.25%) ISEB
4 11 (2.06%) ISTQB
5 9 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (1.50%) CISM
6 8 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (1.50%) PMI Certification
7 7 (1.31%) CISSP
8 6 (1.12%) CISA
9 5 (0.94%) Master's Degree
9 5 (0.94%) MBA
10 3 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.37%) CCNA
11 2 (0.37%) CCNP
11 2 (0.37%) CRISC
11 2 (0.37%) MCP
11 2 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
11 2 (0.37%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.75%) SLA
2 16 (3.00%) QA
3 7 (1.31%) PMO
4 4 (0.75%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.75%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (0.75%) EMIR
4 4 (0.75%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.75%) MiFID
5 2 (0.37%) IFRS
5 2 (0.37%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.19%) Basel II
6 1 (0.19%) GDPR
6 1 (0.19%) PSD2
System Software
1 22 (4.12%) Firmware
2 5 (0.94%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.37%) vSphere
5 1 (0.19%) Docker
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.37%) Ansible
4 1 (0.19%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.19%) CSIRT
4 1 (0.19%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.19%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.19%) Puppet
4 1 (0.19%) QRadar
4 1 (0.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 97 (18.16%) Oracle
2 69 (12.92%) Teradata
3 47 (8.80%) Microsoft
4 36 (6.74%) Cognos
5 35 (6.55%) MicroStrategy
6 31 (5.81%) IBM
7 22 (4.12%) Informatica
8 14 (2.62%) Cognizant
9 6 (1.12%) Misys
10 5 (0.94%) McAfee
11 4 (0.75%) Cisco
11 4 (0.75%) Reuters
11 4 (0.75%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.56%) AppSense
12 3 (0.56%) Avaloq
12 3 (0.56%) F5
12 3 (0.56%) HP
12 3 (0.56%) SAP
12 3 (0.56%) Tableau
12 3 (0.56%) VMware