Period
to 20 April 2019

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 20 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Investment Banking
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 216 165 146
Rank change year-on-year -51 -19 -32
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 17 78 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.32% 1.35% 1.26%
As % of the General category 0.98% 3.69% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6 37 42
Scotland median annual salary £87,500 £62,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.13% -11.43% +21.74%
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +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 1,735 2,116 1,955
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 32.32% 36.63% 41.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,129 1,445 1,282
Scotland median annual salary £49,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.89% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,925 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £70,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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
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 20 April 2019. 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
Edinburgh -3 12 £87,500 +40.00% 1
Glasgow -30 5 - - 1
Investment Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 20 April 2019, 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 17 (100.00%) Banking
2 11 (64.71%) Finance
3 9 (52.94%) Risk Management
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) Mathematics
4 8 (47.06%) Java
5 7 (41.18%) Physics
6 6 (35.29%) Credit Risk
6 6 (35.29%) Market Risk
6 6 (35.29%) Test Management
6 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (35.29%) Hedge funds
6 6 (35.29%) CRD IV
6 6 (35.29%) Validation
6 6 (35.29%) Asset Management
6 6 (35.29%) Derivative
6 6 (35.29%) CFA
6 6 (35.29%) C++
6 6 (35.29%) VBA
6 6 (35.29%) .NET
6 6 (35.29%) Python
6 6 (35.29%) PhD
6 6 (35.29%) Cognizant
6 6 (35.29%) MATLAB
7 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (23.53%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Degree
7 4 (23.53%) JIRA
7 4 (23.53%) Operational Acceptance Testing

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 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (23.53%) JIRA
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
3 2 (11.76%) XMLSpy
4 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 17 (100.00%) Banking
2 11 (64.71%) Finance
3 3 (17.65%) Law
4 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Banking Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Credit Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Market Risk Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Qualitative Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Quantitative Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Risk Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Defect Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Documentation Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) CSS3
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) J2EE
3 1 (5.88%) React
3 1 (5.88%) Spring
3 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Credit Risk
1 6 (35.29%) Derivative
1 6 (35.29%) Hedge funds
1 6 (35.29%) Market Risk
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Unix
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Mathematics
1 9 (52.94%) Risk Management
2 7 (41.18%) Physics
3 6 (35.29%) Asset Management
3 6 (35.29%) Test Management
3 6 (35.29%) Validation
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Defect Management
4 4 (23.53%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (23.53%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Service Design
4 4 (23.53%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
5 3 (17.65%) Statistics
5 3 (17.65%) Wealth Management
6 2 (11.76%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (11.76%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) C++
3 6 (35.29%) MATLAB
3 6 (35.29%) Python
3 6 (35.29%) VBA
4 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) CFA
1 6 (35.29%) PhD
2 4 (23.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) CRD IV
2 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Cognizant
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Perforce
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle