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

Banking
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 15 7
Rank change year-on-year -9 -8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Banking 518 715 1041
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 9.61% 12.67% 16.69%
As % of the General category 22.74% 27.02% 34.28%
Number of salaries quoted 283 338 489
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £78,250 £70,250 £71,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -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 2278 2646 3037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 42.27% 46.88% 48.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1403 1382 1826
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £67,125
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 23 August 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 August 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 -13 263 £55,000 +3.77% 38
Glasgow -7 220 £52,500 - 13
Dundee +3 16 £48,500 +61.67% 2
West Lothian -3 10 £36,500 -33.64%
Lothian - 5 £43,000 -
Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 23 August 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.

1 317 (61.20%) Finance
2 227 (43.82%) SQL
3 158 (30.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 149 (28.76%) Agile Software Development
5 133 (25.68%) Java
6 131 (25.29%) Infrastructure Management
7 119 (22.97%) Retail
7 119 (22.97%) Analytical Skills
8 107 (20.66%) Business Intelligence
9 89 (17.18%) Retail Banking
10 87 (16.80%) Oracle
11 77 (14.86%) SQL Server
11 77 (14.86%) C#
12 76 (14.67%) Investment Banking
13 74 (14.29%) Degree
14 70 (13.51%) Data Management
15 68 (13.13%) SAS
16 66 (12.74%) People Management
17 62 (11.97%) Mentoring
18 58 (11.20%) OO
19 55 (10.62%) Teradata
20 54 (10.42%) XML
21 53 (10.23%) Analytics
22 49 (9.46%) Relational Database
23 45 (8.69%) C++
24 43 (8.30%) Python
24 43 (8.30%) Microsoft
25 42 (8.11%) VB
26 41 (7.92%) Computer Science
26 41 (7.92%) SDLC

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 68 (13.13%) SAS
2 20 (3.86%) Tomcat
3 13 (2.51%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.16%) JBoss
5 5 (0.97%) WebLogic
5 5 (0.97%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (0.58%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (0.58%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.19%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.19%) CMS
8 1 (0.19%) Confluence
8 1 (0.19%) IIS
8 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 18 (3.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (0.58%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Pega PRPC
1 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.51%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.77%) MailChimp
4 2 (0.39%) iPaaS
5 1 (0.19%) Office 365
5 1 (0.19%) PaaS
5 1 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.12%) Internet
2 9 (1.74%) Network Security
3 8 (1.54%) LAN
3 8 (1.54%) WAN
4 6 (1.16%) Firewall
5 3 (0.58%) IPv4
5 3 (0.58%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.39%) BGP
6 2 (0.39%) DNS
6 2 (0.39%) MPLS
6 2 (0.39%) Multicast
6 2 (0.39%) OSPF
6 2 (0.39%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (0.19%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.19%) DHCP
7 1 (0.19%) DMZ
7 1 (0.19%) HTTP
7 1 (0.19%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.19%) SSL
7 1 (0.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (14.86%) SQL Server
2 49 (9.46%) Relational Database
3 40 (7.72%) Base SAS
4 38 (7.34%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 38 (7.34%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 38 (7.34%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 32 (6.18%) Data Mining
6 28 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (4.83%) NoSQL
8 20 (3.86%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
9 17 (3.28%) SQL Server 2014
10 14 (2.70%) Big Data
10 14 (2.70%) DB2
11 12 (2.32%) MySQL
11 12 (2.32%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (2.12%) BODI
12 11 (2.12%) Oracle OWB
13 7 (1.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 38 (7.34%) ProC
2 20 (3.86%) Git (software)
3 18 (3.47%) Maven
4 17 (3.28%) JUnit
5 14 (2.70%) Jenkins
6 13 (2.51%) Subversion
7 12 (2.32%) Ant
7 12 (2.32%) Hudson
7 12 (2.32%) TeamCity
8 10 (1.93%) Gradle
8 10 (1.93%) Selenium
9 8 (1.54%) JIRA
10 7 (1.35%) Appium
10 7 (1.35%) WebDriver
11 5 (0.97%) Log4j
12 4 (0.77%) Bitbucket
13 3 (0.58%) Concordion
13 3 (0.58%) IntelliJ
13 3 (0.58%) Sonatype Nexus
13 3 (0.58%) tSQLt
General
1 317 (61.20%) Finance
2 119 (22.97%) Retail
3 89 (17.18%) Retail Banking
4 76 (14.67%) Investment Banking
5 20 (3.86%) Electronics
6 18 (3.47%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.74%) Legal
8 8 (1.54%) Back Office
9 6 (1.16%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.97%) Front Office
10 5 (0.97%) Marketing
11 3 (0.58%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.39%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.19%) German Language
13 1 (0.19%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 132 (25.48%) Developer
2 128 (24.71%) Analyst
3 92 (17.76%) Consultant
4 60 (11.58%) Business Analyst
5 59 (11.39%) Senior Developer
6 52 (10.04%) Java Developer
7 50 (9.65%) SQL Analyst
8 42 (8.11%) Senior Analyst
8 42 (8.11%) Technical Analyst
8 42 (8.11%) Technical Business Analyst
9 39 (7.53%) Data Analyst
10 38 (7.34%) SAS Consultant
11 35 (6.76%) C# Developer
12 26 (5.02%) Senior Business Analyst
12 26 (5.02%) SQL Developer
13 25 (4.83%) Architect
14 24 (4.63%) Senior Consultant
15 23 (4.44%) .NET Developer
15 23 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 23 (4.44%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (10.42%) XML
2 39 (7.53%) Spring
3 35 (6.76%) Web Services
4 29 (5.60%) .NET
5 25 (4.83%) SOAP
6 22 (4.25%) ASP.NET
6 22 (4.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (3.67%) Hibernate
8 17 (3.28%) jQuery
8 17 (3.28%) WCF
9 16 (3.09%) HTML
10 15 (2.90%) J2EE
10 15 (2.90%) JMS
10 15 (2.90%) JSON
11 12 (2.32%) CSS
12 8 (1.54%) RESTful
13 7 (1.35%) Middleware
14 6 (1.16%) REST
14 6 (1.16%) WebSphere MQ
14 6 (1.16%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 119 (22.97%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (7.92%) Computer Science
3 21 (4.05%) Mobile Banking
4 14 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (2.32%) Credit Risk
6 10 (1.93%) Derivative
6 10 (1.93%) Online Banking
7 8 (1.54%) NHS
8 7 (1.35%) Arduino
8 7 (1.35%) Data Centre
8 7 (1.35%) OTC Derivatives
8 7 (1.35%) Raspberry Pi
9 6 (1.16%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.16%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.77%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.77%) Fixed Income
10 4 (0.77%) Photography
10 4 (0.77%) PMI
10 4 (0.77%) Social Media
10 4 (0.77%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (7.34%) Windows
2 35 (6.76%) Linux
3 21 (4.05%) Android
4 20 (3.86%) Unix
5 11 (2.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (1.93%) VxWorks
7 7 (1.35%) AIX
7 7 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.35%) Solaris
8 6 (1.16%) Windows Server
9 5 (0.97%) Windows 2000
9 5 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (30.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 149 (28.76%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (25.29%) Infrastructure Management
4 107 (20.66%) Business Intelligence
5 70 (13.51%) Data Management
6 66 (12.74%) People Management
7 62 (11.97%) Mentoring
8 58 (11.20%) OO
9 53 (10.23%) Analytics
10 41 (7.92%) SDLC
11 39 (7.53%) Data Analysis
11 39 (7.53%) ITIL
12 38 (7.34%) Visual Analytics
13 36 (6.95%) Project Management
13 36 (6.95%) TDD
14 33 (6.37%) Service Management
14 33 (6.37%) Test Automation
15 32 (6.18%) Unit Testing
16 31 (5.98%) Software Engineering
17 29 (5.60%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 227 (43.82%) SQL
2 133 (25.68%) Java
3 77 (14.86%) C#
4 45 (8.69%) C++
5 43 (8.30%) Python
6 42 (8.11%) VB
7 39 (7.53%) SAS Macro
8 38 (7.34%) PROC SQL
9 26 (5.02%) JavaScript
10 23 (4.44%) T-SQL
11 21 (4.05%) Shell Script
12 20 (3.86%) C
13 12 (2.32%) Ruby
14 5 (0.97%) VB.NET
14 5 (0.97%) VBA
15 4 (0.77%) Perl
16 3 (0.58%) Bash Shell
17 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.19%) PowerShell
17 1 (0.19%) Scala
Qualifications
1 74 (14.29%) Degree
2 18 (3.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.93%) ISTQB
4 9 (1.74%) ISEB
4 9 (1.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (1.35%) CISSP
7 6 (1.16%) CISM
8 5 (0.97%) CISA
8 5 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.97%) Numerate Degree
9 4 (0.77%) CCNA
9 4 (0.77%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.77%) MBA
9 4 (0.77%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.39%) CCDA
11 2 (0.39%) CCDP
11 2 (0.39%) CCNP
11 2 (0.39%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.47%) SLA
2 13 (2.51%) MiFID
3 12 (2.32%) QA
4 11 (2.12%) Dodd-Frank
4 11 (2.12%) EMIR
5 5 (0.97%) PMO
6 3 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.39%) IFRS
7 2 (0.39%) IFRS 9
7 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.19%) Basel II
8 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.19%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (3.86%) Firmware
2 6 (1.16%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.58%) Docker
3 3 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.39%) vSphere
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.19%) Ansible
2 1 (0.19%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.19%) CSIRT
2 1 (0.19%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (0.19%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (0.19%) QRadar
2 1 (0.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 87 (16.80%) Oracle
2 55 (10.62%) Teradata
3 43 (8.30%) Microsoft
4 34 (6.56%) IBM
5 32 (6.18%) Cognos
5 32 (6.18%) MicroStrategy
6 17 (3.28%) Informatica
7 16 (3.09%) Cognizant
8 11 (2.12%) Perforce
9 6 (1.16%) Splunk
10 5 (0.97%) Cisco
10 5 (0.97%) F5
10 5 (0.97%) McAfee
10 5 (0.97%) Misys
10 5 (0.97%) Verint
11 4 (0.77%) SAP
11 4 (0.77%) ServiceNow
11 4 (0.77%) Twitter
12 3 (0.58%) Reuters
12 3 (0.58%) Tableau