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

Banking
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 31 14
Rank change year-on-year 0 -17 -2
Permanent jobs citing Banking 410 328 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 7.10% 7.02% 14.52%
As % of the General category 19.39% 16.78% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 257 231 431
Scotland median annual salary £56,000 £54,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £36,150 £31,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £79,250 £76,250 £70,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +4.35%

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 2,115 1,955 2,805
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 36.61% 41.82% 47.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,444 1,282 1,609
Scotland median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% - -
10th Percentile £29,913 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
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 20 April 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 April 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
Edinburgh +1 220 £57,500 +4.07% 47
Glasgow -7 184 £56,000 +1.36% 28
Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 251 (61.22%) Finance
2 170 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (21.95%) SQL
3 90 (21.95%) SDLC
4 78 (19.02%) Investment Banking
5 77 (18.78%) Retail Banking
6 73 (17.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 69 (16.83%) Analytical Skills
8 68 (16.59%) Java
9 65 (15.85%) Amazon AWS
10 63 (15.37%) Project Management
11 58 (14.15%) Problem-Solving
12 53 (12.93%) Degree
13 51 (12.44%) Change Management
14 49 (11.95%) Retail
15 48 (11.71%) Microsoft Azure
16 45 (10.98%) Scrum
17 43 (10.49%) PRINCE2
17 43 (10.49%) Python
17 43 (10.49%) Software Delivery
18 42 (10.24%) TDD
19 41 (10.00%) Project Planning
19 41 (10.00%) Wealth Management
19 41 (10.00%) JavaScript
19 41 (10.00%) PMP
20 40 (9.76%) Business Analysis
20 40 (9.76%) Mentoring
21 38 (9.27%) Microsoft Project
22 35 (8.54%) Analytics
22 35 (8.54%) Infrastructure Management

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 23 (5.61%) SAS
2 7 (1.71%) Confluence
3 6 (1.46%) Tomcat
3 6 (1.46%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.22%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.22%) IIS
5 4 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (0.73%) JBoss
6 3 (0.73%) WebSphere Portal
7 2 (0.49%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.24%) Apache
8 1 (0.24%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.24%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.24%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 38 (9.27%) Microsoft Project
2 23 (5.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (4.15%) Microsoft Office
4 15 (3.66%) MS Visio
5 14 (3.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.98%) Finacle
1 4 (0.98%) Summit
2 1 (0.24%) LongView
2 1 (0.24%) Primavera
2 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.24%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.24%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 65 (15.85%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (11.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.93%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (1.95%) npm
5 6 (1.46%) PaaS
6 5 (1.22%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.98%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (0.49%) IaaS
8 2 (0.49%) Office 365
9 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.24%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.44%) Network Security
2 8 (1.95%) Firewall
2 8 (1.95%) HTTP
3 3 (0.73%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.49%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.49%) Internet
4 2 (0.49%) SSL
5 1 (0.24%) DHCP
5 1 (0.24%) DNS
5 1 (0.24%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.24%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.24%) LAN
5 1 (0.24%) WAN
5 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (5.85%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.61%) NoSQL
3 16 (3.90%) Big Data
4 12 (2.93%) Hadoop
5 10 (2.44%) Base SAS
5 10 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (1.46%) Star Schema
9 5 (1.22%) Cosmos DB
9 5 (1.22%) CouchDB
9 5 (1.22%) Data Mining
9 5 (1.22%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.98%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.98%) Power BI
10 4 (0.98%) QlikView
10 4 (0.98%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 4 (0.98%) SAS EBI
10 4 (0.98%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 20 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 11 (2.68%) Jenkins
2 11 (2.68%) JIRA
3 10 (2.44%) Grunt
3 10 (2.44%) Maven
4 9 (2.20%) Bitbucket
5 8 (1.95%) Bower
5 8 (1.95%) gulp
5 8 (1.95%) Subversion
6 6 (1.46%) MSTest
6 6 (1.46%) NUnit
7 5 (1.22%) Gradle
7 5 (1.22%) JUnit
8 4 (0.98%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.73%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.73%) Mockito
10 2 (0.49%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.49%) Hudson
10 2 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 251 (61.22%) Finance
2 78 (19.02%) Investment Banking
3 77 (18.78%) Retail Banking
4 49 (11.95%) Retail
5 13 (3.17%) Financial Institution
6 12 (2.93%) Law
7 9 (2.20%) Back Office
8 8 (1.95%) Private Banking
9 6 (1.46%) Advertising
10 5 (1.22%) Marketing
11 4 (0.98%) Legal
11 4 (0.98%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.73%) International Banking
13 1 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.24%) Front Office
13 1 (0.24%) Games
13 1 (0.24%) Military
13 1 (0.24%) Prime Brokerage
13 1 (0.24%) Retail Finance
13 1 (0.24%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (20.00%) Analyst
2 75 (18.29%) Developer
3 62 (15.12%) Project Manager
4 36 (8.78%) Business Analyst
5 30 (7.32%) Architect
6 29 (7.07%) Senior Analyst
7 26 (6.34%) Designer
7 26 (6.34%) Software Project Manager
8 25 (6.10%) Senior Developer
8 25 (6.10%) Senior Manager
9 22 (5.37%) IT Manager
10 21 (5.12%) Senior Project Manager
11 20 (4.88%) Java Developer
12 19 (4.63%) Lead Developer
13 18 (4.39%) Retail Banking Project Manager
14 17 (4.15%) Python Developer
15 16 (3.90%) Consultant
15 16 (3.90%) IT Project Manager
16 15 (3.66%) Data Analyst
16 15 (3.66%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (7.80%) CSS
1 32 (7.80%) HTML
2 30 (7.32%) AngularJS
3 26 (6.34%) Web Services
4 22 (5.37%) Spring
5 21 (5.12%) .NET
6 20 (4.88%) React
7 19 (4.63%) XML
8 18 (4.39%) HTML5
9 15 (3.66%) Django
9 15 (3.66%) Flask
9 15 (3.66%) Middleware
9 15 (3.66%) SOAP
10 14 (3.41%) REST
11 13 (3.17%) ASP.NET
11 13 (3.17%) Node.js
12 10 (2.44%) Backbone.js
13 9 (2.20%) Entity Framework
13 9 (2.20%) RESTful
13 9 (2.20%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 69 (16.83%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (6.83%) User Experience
3 26 (6.34%) Greenfield Project
4 23 (5.61%) Computer Science
5 12 (2.93%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.44%) Credit Risk
7 8 (1.95%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (1.71%) Analytical Mindset
8 7 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.71%) Fintech
9 6 (1.46%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.46%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.46%) Mobile Banking
10 5 (1.22%) Equities
10 5 (1.22%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.98%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (0.98%) Derivative
11 4 (0.98%) Online Banking
11 4 (0.98%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.73%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 33 (8.05%) Unix
2 31 (7.56%) Linux
3 23 (5.61%) Windows
4 8 (1.95%) AIX
4 8 (1.95%) Solaris
5 7 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (1.71%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.49%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.24%) Android
8 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.24%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (21.95%) SDLC
3 73 (17.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 63 (15.37%) Project Management
5 58 (14.15%) Problem-Solving
6 51 (12.44%) Change Management
7 45 (10.98%) Scrum
8 43 (10.49%) PRINCE2
8 43 (10.49%) Software Delivery
9 42 (10.24%) TDD
10 41 (10.00%) Project Planning
10 41 (10.00%) Wealth Management
11 40 (9.76%) Business Analysis
11 40 (9.76%) Mentoring
12 35 (8.54%) Analytics
12 35 (8.54%) Infrastructure Management
13 34 (8.29%) Decision-Making
14 33 (8.05%) Risk Management
15 32 (7.80%) Continuous Integration
16 29 (7.07%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 90 (21.95%) SQL
2 68 (16.59%) Java
3 43 (10.49%) Python
4 41 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 20 (4.88%) C#
6 10 (2.44%) C++
6 10 (2.44%) Shell Script
7 8 (1.95%) C
7 8 (1.95%) Scala
8 6 (1.46%) PL/SQL
8 6 (1.46%) Ruby
9 5 (1.22%) T-SQL
10 4 (0.98%) Bash Shell
10 4 (0.98%) Java 8
10 4 (0.98%) Perl
11 3 (0.73%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.73%) R
12 1 (0.24%) Groovy
12 1 (0.24%) SAS Macro
12 1 (0.24%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 53 (12.93%) Degree
2 41 (10.00%) PMP
3 11 (2.68%) CISSP
3 11 (2.68%) PMI Certification
4 9 (2.20%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.71%) CISM
6 5 (1.22%) CCSA
6 5 (1.22%) CCSE
7 4 (0.98%) PhD
8 3 (0.73%) CASP
8 3 (0.73%) CBAP
8 3 (0.73%) CEH
8 3 (0.73%) Check Point Certification
8 3 (0.73%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (0.73%) CRISC
8 3 (0.73%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 3 (0.73%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (0.49%) CGEIT
9 2 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.39%) Data Quality
2 17 (4.15%) QA
3 8 (1.95%) SLA
4 7 (1.71%) GDPR
4 7 (1.71%) PMO
5 6 (1.46%) PSD2
6 4 (0.98%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.73%) COBIT
7 3 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.49%) Actionable Recommendations
8 2 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.49%) EMIR
8 2 (0.49%) IFRS
8 2 (0.49%) IFRS 9
8 2 (0.49%) MiFID
8 2 (0.49%) P3O
9 1 (0.24%) Basel II
9 1 (0.24%) ISO 20022
9 1 (0.24%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (0.73%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.24%) Docker
3 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (1.22%) Ansible
2 3 (0.73%) Puppet
3 2 (0.49%) RSA Archer
3 2 (0.49%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.24%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.24%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (0.24%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 1 (0.24%) CSIRT
4 1 (0.24%) logstash
4 1 (0.24%) MaaS360
4 1 (0.24%) Rancher
4 1 (0.24%) SCCM
4 1 (0.24%) SCOM
4 1 (0.24%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 26 (6.34%) Oracle
2 19 (4.63%) Microsoft
3 15 (3.66%) IBM
4 14 (3.41%) Teradata
5 12 (2.93%) Google
6 11 (2.68%) Tableau
7 6 (1.46%) Cisco
7 6 (1.46%) Cognizant
7 6 (1.46%) Misys
8 5 (1.22%) Avaloq
8 5 (1.22%) CheckPoint
8 5 (1.22%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.98%) AppDynamics
9 4 (0.98%) FIS
9 4 (0.98%) Fiserv
9 4 (0.98%) Splunk
9 4 (0.98%) TIBCO
10 3 (0.73%) Ab Initio
10 3 (0.73%) HP
10 3 (0.73%) Perforce