Period
to 23 November 2017

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

Investment Banking
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 144 104
Rank change year-on-year -17 -40 -26
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 64 72 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.13% 1.39% 2.50%
As % of the General category 2.79% 3.22% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 40 34 71
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +21.74% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £43,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £73,000 £81,750 £69,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +3.70% +3.85%

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 2295 2233 3104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.66% 43.05% 48.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1416 1235 1802
Scotland median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,250 £29,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - -

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 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
Glasgow -17 47 £65,000 -7.14% 4
Edinburgh -22 16 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Investment Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Investment 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 Investment Banking.

1 64 (100.00%) Banking
2 34 (53.13%) Java
3 25 (39.06%) SQL
4 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (32.81%) SQL Server
6 20 (31.25%) Finance
7 14 (21.88%) Spring
7 14 (21.88%) Unit Testing
8 13 (20.31%) Web Services
8 13 (20.31%) XML
8 13 (20.31%) JMS
8 13 (20.31%) IBM
9 12 (18.75%) Tomcat
9 12 (18.75%) Degree
9 12 (18.75%) SDLC
10 10 (15.63%) Migration
10 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (15.63%) Relational Database
10 10 (15.63%) Wealth Management
11 9 (14.06%) Computer Science
11 9 (14.06%) Test Automation
11 9 (14.06%) Misys
11 9 (14.06%) SOAP
11 9 (14.06%) C#
11 9 (14.06%) Workflow
12 8 (12.50%) Hibernate
12 8 (12.50%) TDD
12 8 (12.50%) HTML
12 8 (12.50%) Oracle
12 8 (12.50%) Data Modelling

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 12 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.81%) JBoss
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle Coherence
2 5 (7.81%) WebLogic
2 5 (7.81%) WebLogic Portal
2 5 (7.81%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.56%) Confluence
3 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Finacle
1 4 (6.25%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (3.13%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Firewall
1 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (32.81%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.63%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (7.81%) DB2
4 5 (7.81%) MongoDB
5 4 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.69%) KDB
6 3 (4.69%) Kdb+
6 3 (4.69%) MS Access
6 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.13%) Big Data
8 1 (1.56%) Snowflake Schema
8 1 (1.56%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Subversion
2 6 (9.38%) JUnit
2 6 (9.38%) Maven
3 5 (7.81%) Log4j
4 4 (6.25%) JIRA
5 3 (4.69%) IntelliJ
5 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.69%) TeamCity
5 3 (4.69%) tSQLt
General
1 64 (100.00%) Banking
2 20 (31.25%) Finance
3 6 (9.38%) Retail
3 6 (9.38%) Retail Banking
4 5 (7.81%) Financial Institution
4 5 (7.81%) Marketing
5 1 (1.56%) Back Office
5 1 (1.56%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (48.44%) Developer
2 12 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 11 (17.19%) Senior Developer
4 10 (15.63%) Analyst
4 10 (15.63%) Project Manager
5 7 (10.94%) Senior Manager
6 6 (9.38%) Python Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Retail Banking Project Manager
6 6 (9.38%) Senior Project Manager
6 6 (9.38%) SQL Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Consultant
7 5 (7.81%) Product Consultant
7 5 (7.81%) Product Manager
8 4 (6.25%) Business Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Python Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Investment Banking Java Developer
9 3 (4.69%) SQL Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Technical Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.88%) Spring
2 13 (20.31%) JMS
2 13 (20.31%) Web Services
2 13 (20.31%) XML
3 9 (14.06%) SOAP
4 8 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 8 (12.50%) HTML
5 6 (9.38%) CSS
6 5 (7.81%) JSP
6 5 (7.81%) REST
7 4 (6.25%) Apache CXF
7 4 (6.25%) JSON
7 4 (6.25%) XML Schema
8 3 (4.69%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (4.69%) JDBC
9 2 (3.13%) J2EE
9 2 (3.13%) Middleware
10 1 (1.56%) .NET
10 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.56%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.06%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.25%) Analytical Mindset
4 3 (4.69%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.69%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.56%) Derivative
6 1 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.56%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.13%) Unix
1 2 (3.13%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (21.88%) Unit Testing
3 12 (18.75%) SDLC
4 10 (15.63%) Migration
4 10 (15.63%) Wealth Management
5 9 (14.06%) Test Automation
5 9 (14.06%) Workflow
6 8 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 8 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 8 (12.50%) TDD
7 7 (10.94%) Concurrent Programming
7 7 (10.94%) Multithreading
8 6 (9.38%) Asset Management
8 6 (9.38%) Change Management
8 6 (9.38%) Project Planning
8 6 (9.38%) Risk Management
8 6 (9.38%) User Stories
9 5 (7.81%) MVC
9 5 (7.81%) Scrum
9 5 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.13%) Java
2 25 (39.06%) SQL
3 9 (14.06%) C#
4 7 (10.94%) C++
5 6 (9.38%) Python
5 6 (9.38%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.25%) Ruby
7 1 (1.56%) COBOL
7 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.56%) JCL
7 1 (1.56%) PHP
7 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) PMP
3 1 (1.56%) CCNA
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.56%) ISEB
3 1 (1.56%) MCSE
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.56%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.56%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) IBM
2 9 (14.06%) Misys
3 8 (12.50%) Oracle
4 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.81%) Cognizant
6 4 (6.25%) Avaloq
6 4 (6.25%) FIS
6 4 (6.25%) Fiserv
7 3 (4.69%) Informatica
7 3 (4.69%) Reuters
8 2 (3.13%) Google
9 1 (1.56%) Cisco
9 1 (1.56%) Citrix
9 1 (1.56%) F5
9 1 (1.56%) HP
9 1 (1.56%) Planview
9 1 (1.56%) Teradata
9 1 (1.56%) VMware