Banking Jobs in Scotland

Banking
UK > Scotland

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in permanent job vacancies in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that cited Banking over the 6 months leading up to 24 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
24 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 41 11 25
Rank change year-on-year -30 +14 +38
Permanent jobs citing Banking 422 575 569
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 7.30% 14.99% 9.24%
As % of the General category 10.89% 20.20% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 78 336 423
10th Percentile £55,000 £42,874 £37,500
25th Percentile £63,750 £53,595 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £76,250 £65,351 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +16.68% +8.92% +9.09%
75th Percentile £97,500 £80,907 £77,530
90th Percentile £123,250 £96,933 £85,000
UK median annual salary £90,000 £75,000 £73,449
% change year-on-year +20.00% +2.11% -2.07%

All General Skills
Scotland

Banking falls under the General Skills category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring common skills in Scotland.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,874 2,847 4,048
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 67.05% 74.20% 65.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,402 1,527 2,156
10th Percentile £28,275 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £41,250 £40,714
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £72,433 £70,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £83,750 £83,750
UK median annual salary £53,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.83% - +7.14%

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 24 July 2024.

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 July 2024. 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
Jobs
Glasgow -10 338 £77,500 +17.42% 6
Edinburgh -31 83 £80,000 +22.42% 8
Dundee -7 1 £70,576 +25.32%
Banking
UK

Banking
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (4.98%) GemFire
2 15 (3.55%) Cloud Foundry
3 12 (2.84%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.90%) Confluence
5 7 (1.66%) Apache
6 6 (1.42%) SAS
7 3 (0.71%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.47%) IIS
9 1 (0.24%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.24%) WildFly
Applications
1 8 (1.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 166 (39.34%) AWS
2 34 (8.06%) Azure
3 25 (5.92%) Google Play
4 19 (4.50%) GCP
5 9 (2.13%) Power Platform
6 8 (1.90%) Entra ID
7 7 (1.66%) GitHub
8 6 (1.42%) BlazeMeter
9 5 (1.18%) OpenShift
9 5 (1.18%) Serverless
10 3 (0.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.71%) Datadog
11 2 (0.47%) GitHub Actions
11 2 (0.47%) Microsoft 365
12 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.24%) Figma
12 1 (0.24%) Power Automate
12 1 (0.24%) PowerApps
12 1 (0.24%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.47%) Internet
2 1 (0.24%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.24%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.24%) VLAN
2 1 (0.24%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (7.35%) NoSQL
2 27 (6.40%) Apache Cassandra
3 25 (5.92%) MongoDB
4 21 (4.98%) CockroachDB
4 21 (4.98%) Hazelcast
5 19 (4.50%) MySQL
6 15 (3.55%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (3.55%) Relational Database
7 9 (2.13%) Power BI
8 4 (0.95%) Big Data
9 2 (0.47%) Data Hub
10 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.24%) DB2
10 1 (0.24%) DTS
10 1 (0.24%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.24%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 76 (18.01%) JUnit
2 75 (17.77%) Cypress.io
3 63 (14.93%) Selenium
4 60 (14.22%) Jasmine
4 60 (14.22%) Karma Test Runner
4 60 (14.22%) Protractor
4 60 (14.22%) WebDriver
5 27 (6.40%) JIRA
6 26 (6.16%) Maven
7 25 (5.92%) Android Studio
8 21 (4.98%) Jaeger
9 16 (3.79%) Cucumber
10 14 (3.32%) Git
11 11 (2.61%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.95%) Artifactory
12 4 (0.95%) Snyk
12 4 (0.95%) webpack
13 2 (0.47%) JMeter
13 2 (0.47%) Sonatype Nexus
13 2 (0.47%) Spinnaker
General
1 368 (87.20%) Finance
2 297 (70.38%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 295 (69.91%) Law
4 288 (68.25%) Investment Banking
5 35 (8.29%) Social Skills
6 33 (7.82%) Financial Institution
6 33 (7.82%) Legal
6 33 (7.82%) Marketing
7 23 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (5.21%) Presentation Skills
8 22 (5.21%) Prime Brokerage
9 21 (4.98%) Retail Banking
10 20 (4.74%) Games
11 19 (4.50%) Publishing
12 12 (2.84%) Private Banking
13 8 (1.90%) Retail
14 5 (1.18%) Wholesale Banking
15 3 (0.71%) Front Office
16 2 (0.47%) Influencing Skills
16 2 (0.47%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 275 (65.17%) Software Engineer
2 160 (37.91%) Java Engineer
2 160 (37.91%) Java Software Engineer
3 108 (25.59%) Lead
4 102 (24.17%) Lead Software Engineer
5 82 (19.43%) Lead Java Engineer
6 66 (15.64%) Senior
7 32 (7.58%) Python Engineer
7 32 (7.58%) Python Software Engineer
8 28 (6.64%) Android Engineer
8 28 (6.64%) Architect
9 27 (6.40%) Android Software Engineer
10 26 (6.16%) Analyst
11 24 (5.69%) AWS Engineer
11 24 (5.69%) AWS Software Engineer
12 20 (4.74%) Principal Engineer
12 20 (4.74%) Principal Software Engineer
13 19 (4.50%) Engineering Manager
13 19 (4.50%) Senior Analyst
13 19 (4.50%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (38.15%) Spring
2 136 (32.23%) React
3 96 (22.75%) Spring Boot
4 77 (18.25%) CSS
4 77 (18.25%) HTML
5 75 (17.77%) Kafka
6 67 (15.88%) AngularJS
7 63 (14.93%) Jest
8 61 (14.45%) JSON
9 60 (14.22%) Hibernate
9 60 (14.22%) J2EE
9 60 (14.22%) JMS
9 60 (14.22%) jQuery
9 60 (14.22%) Node.js
9 60 (14.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 28 (6.64%) Android Jetpack
10 28 (6.64%) Jetpack Compose
11 24 (5.69%) OpenTelemetry
12 22 (5.21%) REST
13 21 (4.98%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 121 (28.67%) Cloud Native
2 97 (22.99%) Algorithms
3 60 (14.22%) Data Structures
4 24 (5.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 21 (4.98%) Replication
6 16 (3.79%) Distributed Applications
7 15 (3.55%) Private Cloud
8 14 (3.32%) Public Cloud
9 9 (2.13%) Credit Risk
10 7 (1.66%) Onboarding
11 6 (1.42%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.18%) Mainframe
13 4 (0.95%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.95%) Reference Data
14 3 (0.71%) Credit Derivative
14 3 (0.71%) Derivative
14 3 (0.71%) Fixed Income
14 3 (0.71%) Hedge funds
14 3 (0.71%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 3 (0.71%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 29 (6.87%) Android
2 11 (2.61%) Linux
3 8 (1.90%) Windows
4 3 (0.71%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (75.83%) Agile
2 299 (70.85%) Software Engineering
3 253 (59.95%) CI/CD
4 252 (59.72%) SDLC
5 236 (55.92%) Operational Stability
6 199 (47.16%) Artificial Intelligence
7 195 (46.21%) Machine Learning
8 177 (41.94%) Community of Practice
9 115 (27.25%) Continuous Improvement
10 96 (22.75%) Visualisation
11 87 (20.62%) TDD
12 72 (17.06%) Architectural Design
12 72 (17.06%) BDD
12 72 (17.06%) Information Architecture
13 68 (16.11%) Coaching
14 65 (15.40%) Multithreading
15 61 (14.45%) Computer Science
16 60 (14.22%) Mathematics
16 60 (14.22%) Web Development
17 55 (13.03%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 223 (52.84%) Java
2 105 (24.88%) JavaScript
3 94 (22.27%) SQL
4 75 (17.77%) TypeScript
5 62 (14.69%) Python
6 36 (8.53%) Groovy
7 30 (7.11%) Kotlin
8 18 (4.27%) C#
9 15 (3.55%) T-SQL
10 14 (3.32%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.71%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.47%) Bash
13 1 (0.24%) COBOL
13 1 (0.24%) JCL
13 1 (0.24%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (4.74%) Degree
2 7 (1.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.18%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.47%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (0.47%) CCSP
4 2 (0.47%) CISA
4 2 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.47%) CISSP
5 1 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.27%) GDPR
2 6 (1.42%) Accessibility
2 6 (1.42%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.42%) IFRS
2 6 (1.42%) IFRS 9
3 4 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.71%) SLA
5 2 (0.47%) Actionable Recommendations
5 2 (0.47%) COBIT
5 2 (0.47%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.47%) NIST
5 2 (0.47%) QA
6 1 (0.24%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 15 (3.55%) Docker
2 6 (1.42%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.18%) RACF
4 2 (0.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.47%) KVM
4 2 (0.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 37 (8.77%) Grafana
2 30 (7.11%) Terraform
3 26 (6.16%) Prometheus
4 21 (4.98%) HAProxy
4 21 (4.98%) ITRS Geneos
4 21 (4.98%) Kibana
4 21 (4.98%) Zipkin
5 20 (4.74%) Kubernetes
6 9 (2.13%) Ansible
7 7 (1.66%) Graphite
8 4 (0.95%) Istio
8 4 (0.95%) Progress Chef
9 2 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.24%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 37 (8.77%) Google
1 37 (8.77%) Splunk
2 27 (6.40%) Dynatrace
2 27 (6.40%) Oracle
3 16 (3.79%) Microsoft
4 12 (2.84%) ServiceNow
5 5 (1.18%) BiZZdesign
5 5 (1.18%) CyberArk
6 3 (0.71%) Citrix
6 3 (0.71%) ForgeRock
6 3 (0.71%) IBM
7 1 (0.24%) CA
7 1 (0.24%) CyberTech
7 1 (0.24%) Databricks
7 1 (0.24%) Polycom
7 1 (0.24%) Red Hat