Period
to 18 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Investment Banking over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Investment Banking
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 146 112
Rank change year-on-year -18 -34 -15
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 63 76 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.14% 1.41% 2.43%
As % of the General category 3.17% 3.32% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 47 44
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -8.70% -
10th Percentile £47,500 £29,450 £43,750
90th Percentile £68,250 £70,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -3.57% +3.70% -

Investment 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 1,989 2,287 2,668
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 36.03% 42.57% 47.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,283 1,425 1,396
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Investment Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking in Scotland

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking in Scotland.

Salary trend for Investment Banking in Scotland

Investment Banking
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Investment Banking in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Investment Banking in Scotland

Investment 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 Investment Banking within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 August 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
Glasgow -24 60 £57,500 +9.52% 4
Edinburgh -11 3 - - 4
Investment Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing Investment 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 Investment Banking.

1 63 (100.00%) Banking
2 49 (77.78%) Wealth Management
3 41 (65.08%) Risk Management
4 37 (58.73%) Law
5 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (38.10%) Java
6 23 (36.51%) Finance
7 19 (30.16%) SQL
7 19 (30.16%) Linux
8 14 (22.22%) Multithreading
8 14 (22.22%) Business Analysis
9 13 (20.63%) Unix
10 12 (19.05%) Oracle
10 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (17.46%) Data Analysis
11 11 (17.46%) Degree
11 11 (17.46%) Test Automation
11 11 (17.46%) Change Management
11 11 (17.46%) Windows
12 10 (15.87%) XML
12 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
12 10 (15.87%) Electronic Trading
12 10 (15.87%) Investment Management
12 10 (15.87%) Relational Database
13 9 (14.29%) AngularJS
13 9 (14.29%) Spring
13 9 (14.29%) Python
13 9 (14.29%) SDLC
13 9 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
14 8 (12.70%) Solace

Investment 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 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.59%) Eloqua
1 1 (1.59%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.17%) PaaS
2 1 (1.59%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) Relational Database
1 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.70%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.35%) DB2
3 4 (6.35%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.76%) Big Data
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.17%) Qlik Sense
5 2 (3.17%) QlikView
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.59%) Maltego
6 1 (1.59%) MSDE
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.94%) Hudson
2 5 (7.94%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.94%) Subversion
2 5 (7.94%) Toad
3 4 (6.35%) Eclipse
3 4 (6.35%) JIRA
4 3 (4.76%) ClearCase
4 3 (4.76%) JUnit
4 3 (4.76%) MagicDraw
5 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.17%) Grunt
5 2 (3.17%) Maven
5 2 (3.17%) Selenium
5 2 (3.17%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.17%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.59%) Ant
6 1 (1.59%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.59%) Gradle
General
1 63 (100.00%) Banking
2 37 (58.73%) Law
3 23 (36.51%) Finance
4 3 (4.76%) Front Office
5 2 (3.17%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.17%) Legal
5 2 (3.17%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.59%) Back Office
6 1 (1.59%) Marketing
6 1 (1.59%) Prime Brokerage
6 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (44.44%) Developer
2 12 (19.05%) Analyst
3 10 (15.87%) Java Developer
4 7 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 7 (11.11%) C++ Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Java Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Data Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Technical Business Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Consultant
8 3 (4.76%) Designer
8 3 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Programmer
8 3 (4.76%) Python Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Python Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Solutions Designer
9 2 (3.17%) Lead Business Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.87%) XML
2 9 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 9 (14.29%) Spring
3 7 (11.11%) Middleware
4 6 (9.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 6 (9.52%) Web Services
4 6 (9.52%) XSD
4 6 (9.52%) XSLT
5 5 (7.94%) J2EE
6 4 (6.35%) .NET
6 4 (6.35%) .NET Framework
6 4 (6.35%) Hibernate
6 4 (6.35%) HTML
6 4 (6.35%) HTML5
6 4 (6.35%) RESTful
7 3 (4.76%) CSS
7 3 (4.76%) JMS
7 3 (4.76%) JSON
7 3 (4.76%) SOAP
8 2 (3.17%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.11%) Derivative
3 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.94%) Equities
4 5 (7.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (6.35%) Fixed Income
6 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (4.76%) User Experience
7 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.59%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.59%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 1 (1.59%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.59%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.59%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (1.59%) Robotics
8 1 (1.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (30.16%) Linux
2 13 (20.63%) Unix
3 11 (17.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (77.78%) Wealth Management
2 41 (65.08%) Risk Management
3 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 14 (22.22%) Multithreading
5 11 (17.46%) Change Management
5 11 (17.46%) Data Analysis
5 11 (17.46%) Test Automation
6 10 (15.87%) Electronic Trading
6 10 (15.87%) Investment Management
7 9 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (14.29%) SDLC
8 8 (12.70%) Multithreaded Programming
9 7 (11.11%) SOA
9 7 (11.11%) Unit Testing
10 6 (9.52%) Analytics
10 6 (9.52%) High Availability
10 6 (9.52%) TDD
10 6 (9.52%) Use Case
11 5 (7.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.10%) Java
2 19 (30.16%) SQL
3 9 (14.29%) Python
4 8 (12.70%) C++
5 7 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.94%) PL/SQL
7 4 (6.35%) C#
8 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.76%) Perl
8 3 (4.76%) Scala
9 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.59%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.59%) Groovy
10 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.59%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) CISA
2 4 (6.35%) CISSP
2 4 (6.35%) CRISC
3 3 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.17%) CGEIT
4 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.17%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (1.59%) ISEB
5 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.59%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.17%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.59%) EMIR
2 1 (1.59%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) RSA Archer
2 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) Oracle
2 8 (12.70%) Solace
2 8 (12.70%) TIBCO
3 5 (7.94%) Talarian
4 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.76%) IBM
6 2 (3.17%) Alteryx
6 2 (3.17%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.17%) Cognizant
6 2 (3.17%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (3.17%) Perforce
6 2 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.17%) Tableau
7 1 (1.59%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.59%) Charles River
7 1 (1.59%) Google
7 1 (1.59%) Kofax
7 1 (1.59%) Splunk