Investment Banking Jobs in Scotland

Investment Banking
UK > Scotland

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 2 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
2 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 101 186 148
Rank change year-on-year +85 -38 +15
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 173 31 93
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 3.50% 0.63% 1.70%
As % of the General category 4.83% 0.87% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 30 2
10th Percentile - £65,000 £47,500
25th Percentile £72,500 - £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% -3.45% +26.09%
75th Percentile £77,500 £85,000 £87,500
90th Percentile - - £93,500
UK median annual salary £105,000 £99,000 £82,500
% change year-on-year +6.06% +20.00% +3.13%

All General Skills
Scotland

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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,582 3,582 3,343
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 72.38% 73.22% 61.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,485 1,791 1,827
10th Percentile £25,000 £32,750 £28,750
25th Percentile £34,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £59,526 £51,569
Median % change year-on-year -11.80% +15.43% +3.14%
75th Percentile £67,500 £77,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £89,427 £75,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,331 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.84% +0.55% +9.09%

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking in Scotland

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Investment Banking in Scotland.

Salary trend 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 2 March 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 +54 173 £75,000 +7.14% 3
Investment Banking
UK

Investment 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 18 (10.40%) Apache Spark
2 5 (2.89%) Apache
2 5 (2.89%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.73%) GemFire
Cloud Services
1 110 (63.58%) AWS
2 20 (11.56%) Azure
3 10 (5.78%) GCP
4 5 (2.89%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.40%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.40%) Big Data
1 18 (10.40%) Data Lake
1 18 (10.40%) DB2
1 18 (10.40%) MongoDB
1 18 (10.40%) Tableau
2 4 (2.31%) MySQL
2 4 (2.31%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (1.73%) CockroachDB
3 3 (1.73%) Hazelcast
3 3 (1.73%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (17.92%) JUnit
2 26 (15.03%) Cypress.io
2 26 (15.03%) Jasmine
2 26 (15.03%) Karma Test Runner
2 26 (15.03%) Protractor
2 26 (15.03%) Selenium
2 26 (15.03%) WebDriver
3 15 (8.67%) Jenkins
4 9 (5.20%) Maven
5 5 (2.89%) Android Studio
6 3 (1.73%) Jaeger
General
1 173 (100.00%) Banking
2 172 (99.42%) Finance
2 172 (99.42%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 172 (99.42%) Law
3 65 (37.57%) Marketing
4 62 (35.84%) Financial Institution
5 25 (14.45%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (5.20%) Social Skills
7 8 (4.62%) Presentation Skills
8 7 (4.05%) Legal
9 5 (2.89%) Prime Brokerage
10 4 (2.31%) Publishing
11 1 (0.58%) Front Office
11 1 (0.58%) Games
Job Titles
1 114 (65.90%) Software Engineer
2 61 (35.26%) Lead
2 61 (35.26%) Lead Software Engineer
3 57 (32.95%) Java Engineer
3 57 (32.95%) Java Software Engineer
4 35 (20.23%) Senior
5 34 (19.65%) Python Engineer
5 34 (19.65%) Python Software Engineer
6 27 (15.61%) Lead Java Engineer
7 24 (13.87%) AWS Engineer
7 24 (13.87%) AWS Software Engineer
8 23 (13.29%) Engineering Manager
8 23 (13.29%) Senior Manager
8 23 (13.29%) Software Engineering Manager
9 18 (10.40%) Data Engineer
9 18 (10.40%) Software Engineering Director
10 13 (7.51%) Full Stack Engineer
10 13 (7.51%) Full Stack Software Engineer
11 10 (5.78%) Cloud Engineer
11 10 (5.78%) Lead Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (32.37%) Spring
2 40 (23.12%) Spring Boot
3 39 (22.54%) AngularJS
3 39 (22.54%) CSS
3 39 (22.54%) HTML
4 38 (21.97%) React
5 26 (15.03%) Hibernate
5 26 (15.03%) J2EE
5 26 (15.03%) Jest
5 26 (15.03%) JMS
5 26 (15.03%) jQuery
5 26 (15.03%) JSON
5 26 (15.03%) Kafka
5 26 (15.03%) Node.js
5 26 (15.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 16 (9.25%) JPA
6 16 (9.25%) REST
7 5 (2.89%) RESTful
7 5 (2.89%) Spring Cloud
7 5 (2.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 93 (53.76%) Cloud Native
2 41 (23.70%) Public Cloud
3 28 (16.18%) Algorithms
4 26 (15.03%) Data Structures
5 22 (12.72%) Product Ownership
6 18 (10.40%) Management Information System
7 10 (5.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (5.78%) Private Cloud
8 7 (4.05%) Credit Derivative
8 7 (4.05%) Derivative
8 7 (4.05%) Fixed Income
8 7 (4.05%) Hedge funds
8 7 (4.05%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 7 (4.05%) Onboarding
8 7 (4.05%) Reference Data
9 4 (2.31%) Distributed Applications
10 3 (1.73%) Replication
11 1 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.89%) Android
1 5 (2.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (91.91%) Software Engineering
2 149 (86.13%) Agile
3 132 (76.30%) SDLC
4 128 (73.99%) Operational Stability
5 127 (73.41%) CI/CD
6 112 (64.74%) Artificial Intelligence
6 112 (64.74%) Machine Learning
7 97 (56.07%) Community of Practice
8 69 (39.88%) Architectural Design
8 69 (39.88%) Information Architecture
9 67 (38.73%) Coaching
10 62 (35.84%) Asset Management
11 48 (27.75%) Decision-Making
12 38 (21.97%) Computer Science
12 38 (21.97%) Mathematics
13 37 (21.39%) TDD
14 35 (20.23%) Scrum
15 33 (19.08%) BDD
16 31 (17.92%) Problem-Solving
17 28 (16.18%) User Experience
Programming Languages
1 118 (68.21%) Java
2 56 (32.37%) Python
3 54 (31.21%) JavaScript
4 47 (27.17%) TypeScript
5 43 (24.86%) SQL
6 18 (10.40%) PL/SQL
6 18 (10.40%) Scala
7 10 (5.78%) C#
8 7 (4.05%) Groovy
9 5 (2.89%) Kotlin
9 5 (2.89%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.31%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.16%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (5.78%) Degree
2 2 (1.16%) Master's Degree
2 2 (1.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (22.54%) Accessibility
2 18 (10.40%) SLA
Systems Management
1 18 (10.40%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.31%) Terraform
3 3 (1.73%) Grafana
3 3 (1.73%) HAProxy
3 3 (1.73%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (1.73%) Kibana
3 3 (1.73%) Prometheus
3 3 (1.73%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 30 (17.34%) Oracle
2 18 (10.40%) Alteryx
2 18 (10.40%) Cognos
2 18 (10.40%) Databricks
2 18 (10.40%) Sybase
3 5 (2.89%) Google
4 3 (1.73%) Dynatrace
4 3 (1.73%) Splunk