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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Investment Banking
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 107 93
Rank change year-on-year -10 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 24 57 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.03% 1.93% 2.11%
As % of the General category 2.41% 4.09% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 19 33 37
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £50,750 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% -4.16%  

Investment Banking is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 994 1393 1476
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 42.55% 47.06% 47.89%
Number of salaries quoted 660 801 882
Median salary £47,500 £46,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% -2.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,300 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Investment Banking as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +22 22 £61,250 +11.36%
Edinburgh -35 2 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Investment Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 57 (100.00%) Banking
2 40 (70.18%) Java
3 36 (63.16%) Relational Database
4 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (29.82%) SQL
6 16 (28.07%) C++
7 15 (26.32%) C#
7 15 (26.32%) Front End Development
8 14 (24.56%) Python
9 11 (19.30%) Unit Testing
10 10 (17.54%) NoSQL
10 10 (17.54%) Ruby
10 10 (17.54%) Finance
11 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
11 9 (15.79%) Spring
12 8 (14.04%) Investment Management
12 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
12 8 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (12.28%) OOD
13 7 (12.28%) OO
13 7 (12.28%) Business Analysis
13 7 (12.28%) Asset Management
13 7 (12.28%) Derivative
14 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (10.53%) Git (software)
14 6 (10.53%) Waterfall
14 6 (10.53%) Unix
14 6 (10.53%) Front Office
14 6 (10.53%) Risk Management
14 6 (10.53%) Scrum

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 4 (7.02%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.26%) SAS
3 2 (3.51%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
2 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) SunGard APT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (63.16%) Relational Database
2 10 (17.54%) NoSQL
3 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
4 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.51%) DB2
6 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.51%) MS Access
7 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.75%) QlikView
7 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.75%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.26%) Ant
2 3 (5.26%) Bitbucket
2 3 (5.26%) Hudson
2 3 (5.26%) Maven
2 3 (5.26%) Subversion
2 3 (5.26%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.51%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.75%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.75%) JUnit
4 1 (1.75%) Mockito
General
1 57 (100.00%) Banking
2 10 (17.54%) Finance
3 6 (10.53%) Front Office
4 5 (8.77%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 44 (77.19%) Developer
2 23 (40.35%) Java Developer
3 19 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 14 (24.56%) Python Developer
4 14 (24.56%) Senior Python Developer
5 10 (17.54%) Analyst
6 7 (12.28%) Business Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) C# Developer
7 5 (8.77%) SQL Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Derivatives Business Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) OTC Derivatives Business Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (5.26%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
9 3 (5.26%) J2EE Team Leader
9 3 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Team Leader
9 3 (5.26%) Technical Leader
9 3 (5.26%) Technical Team Leader
10 2 (3.51%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.79%) Spring
2 4 (7.02%) Hibernate
2 4 (7.02%) XML
3 3 (5.26%) .NET
3 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (5.26%) HTML
3 3 (5.26%) J2EE
3 3 (5.26%) SOAP
4 2 (3.51%) ISPF
4 2 (3.51%) Middleware
4 2 (3.51%) REST
4 2 (3.51%) Spring Boot
5 1 (1.75%) Apache Camel
5 1 (1.75%) JMS
5 1 (1.75%) STL
5 1 (1.75%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (1.75%) Web Services
5 1 (1.75%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.75%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Derivative
2 6 (10.53%) OTC Derivatives
3 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.26%) Credit Risk
5 3 (5.26%) N-Tier
6 2 (3.51%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.75%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Unix
2 2 (3.51%) Linux
2 2 (3.51%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (26.32%) Front End Development
3 11 (19.30%) Unit Testing
4 8 (14.04%) Investment Management
4 8 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (12.28%) Asset Management
5 7 (12.28%) Business Analysis
5 7 (12.28%) OO
5 7 (12.28%) OOD
6 6 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 6 (10.53%) Scrum
6 6 (10.53%) Waterfall
7 5 (8.77%) MVC
8 4 (7.02%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (7.02%) TDD
8 4 (7.02%) Technical Analysis
9 3 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (5.26%) SOA
9 3 (5.26%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (70.18%) Java
2 17 (29.82%) SQL
3 16 (28.07%) C++
4 15 (26.32%) C#
5 14 (24.56%) Python
6 10 (17.54%) Ruby
7 3 (5.26%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.26%) VBA
8 2 (3.51%) Assembly Language
8 2 (3.51%) CLIST
8 2 (3.51%) JCL
8 2 (3.51%) REXX
9 1 (1.75%) C
9 1 (1.75%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) CFA
1 4 (7.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (1.75%) EMIR
1 1 (1.75%) MiFID
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 2 (3.51%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle
2 4 (7.02%) Bloomberg
2 4 (7.02%) Charles River
2 4 (7.02%) SunGard
3 3 (5.26%) Perforce
3 3 (5.26%) Sybase
4 2 (3.51%) CA
5 1 (1.75%) Norkom
5 1 (1.75%) TIBCO