Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Investment Banking
UK > Scotland
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 137 105
Rank change year-on-year -43 -32 +11
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 60 65 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.04% 1.38% 2.57%
As % of the General category 2.95% 3.18% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 22 44 60
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £70,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.86% +24.44% +2.27%
10th Percentile £34,875 £29,225 £10,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £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 2,032 2,047 2,725
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 35.33% 43.53% 47.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,376 1,378 1,469
Scotland median annual salary £48,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.43% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £29,938 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £67,500
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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -33 59 £57,500 -17.86% 18
Edinburgh -10 1 £72,500 +20.83% 3
Investment Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 60 (100.00%) Banking
2 39 (65.00%) Wealth Management
3 34 (56.67%) Finance
4 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (41.67%) Risk Management
6 20 (33.33%) Java
7 15 (25.00%) Investment Management
7 15 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (23.33%) SQL
8 14 (23.33%) Degree
9 13 (21.67%) Law
10 12 (20.00%) Python
11 10 (16.67%) Business Analysis
11 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
11 10 (16.67%) Decision-Making
12 9 (15.00%) Scrum
12 9 (15.00%) Information Security
12 9 (15.00%) XML
12 9 (15.00%) Unix
13 8 (13.33%) Windows
13 8 (13.33%) Linux
13 8 (13.33%) Web Services
13 8 (13.33%) SDLC
14 7 (11.67%) SOAP
14 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (11.67%) Spring
15 6 (10.00%) Maven
15 6 (10.00%) Software Engineering
15 6 (10.00%) TDD
15 6 (10.00%) Subversion

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 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Firewall
1 1 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (1.67%) Network Security
1 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.00%) Big Data
4 2 (3.33%) DB2
4 2 (3.33%) Maltego
5 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.67%) MSDE
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (10.00%) Maven
1 6 (10.00%) Subversion
2 4 (6.67%) JIRA
2 4 (6.67%) TeamCity
3 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.33%) Ant
4 2 (3.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.33%) Gradle
4 2 (3.33%) Grunt
4 2 (3.33%) Hudson
4 2 (3.33%) Selenium
4 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.33%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket
General
1 60 (100.00%) Banking
2 34 (56.67%) Finance
3 13 (21.67%) Law
4 6 (10.00%) Financial Institution
4 6 (10.00%) Retail Banking
5 4 (6.67%) Back Office
6 3 (5.00%) Legal
7 2 (3.33%) Retail
8 1 (1.67%) Front Office
8 1 (1.67%) Military
8 1 (1.67%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 27 (45.00%) Developer
2 11 (18.33%) Analyst
3 8 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 8 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Java Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (8.33%) Programmer
6 5 (8.33%) Python Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) C++ Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Designer
8 3 (5.00%) Java Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Java Programmer
8 3 (5.00%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Python Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Solutions Designer
8 3 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) XML
2 8 (13.33%) Web Services
3 7 (11.67%) SOAP
3 7 (11.67%) Spring
4 6 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (8.33%) JMS
5 5 (8.33%) JSON
6 3 (5.00%) Middleware
6 3 (5.00%) REST
6 3 (5.00%) Spring MVC
7 2 (3.33%) Angular 2
7 2 (3.33%) Apache CXF
7 2 (3.33%) Backbone.js
7 2 (3.33%) HTML5
7 2 (3.33%) Protocol Buffers
7 2 (3.33%) RESTful
7 2 (3.33%) Underscore.js
7 2 (3.33%) XML Schema
7 2 (3.33%) XSD
7 2 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.00%) Equities
4 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (6.67%) Derivative
6 3 (5.00%) Fixed Income
6 3 (5.00%) User Experience
7 2 (3.33%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (3.33%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 2 (3.33%) Data Structures
7 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (3.33%) OTC Derivatives
7 2 (3.33%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.67%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.67%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.00%) Unix
2 8 (13.33%) Linux
2 8 (13.33%) Windows
3 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (65.00%) Wealth Management
2 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (41.67%) Risk Management
4 15 (25.00%) Investment Management
5 10 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 10 (16.67%) Decision-Making
6 9 (15.00%) Information Security
6 9 (15.00%) Scrum
7 8 (13.33%) SDLC
8 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (10.00%) Analytics
9 6 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 6 (10.00%) Migration
9 6 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (10.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (10.00%) TDD
9 6 (10.00%) Waterfall
10 5 (8.33%) Commercial Awareness
10 5 (8.33%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.33%) Java
2 14 (23.33%) SQL
3 12 (20.00%) Python
4 6 (10.00%) C++
5 5 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.00%) Perl
6 3 (5.00%) Scala
6 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.67%) C#
8 1 (1.67%) Groovy
8 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) Degree
2 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) CISSP
3 3 (5.00%) CRISC
3 3 (5.00%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (3.33%) CGEIT
4 2 (3.33%) CISA
4 2 (3.33%) CISM
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.67%) GCIH
5 1 (1.67%) ISEB
5 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.00%) QA
3 2 (3.33%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (3.33%) EMIR
3 2 (3.33%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) RSA Archer
2 1 (1.67%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (1.67%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 1 (1.67%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) Cognizant
2 4 (6.67%) Splunk
3 3 (5.00%) IBM
3 3 (5.00%) Perforce
4 2 (3.33%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.33%) Informatica
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.67%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.67%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.67%) Kofax
5 1 (1.67%) Sun
5 1 (1.67%) Tableau