Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Investment Banking
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 150 117
Rank change year-on-year -16 -33 -18
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 69 52 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.23% 1.13% 2.03%
As % of the General category 3.20% 2.74% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 43 36 64
Scotland median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% +21.74% +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £43,750 £10,000
90th Percentile £77,000 £81,250 £67,850
UK median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% - +2.27%

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 2,156 1,899 2,910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.39% 41.10% 47.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,433 1,185 1,656
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £29,625
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% - -

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 -20 59 £63,500 -9.29% 7
Edinburgh -18 9 £62,500 -16.67% 9
Investment Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 69 (100.00%) Banking
2 31 (44.93%) Finance
3 26 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (31.88%) Java
5 21 (30.43%) Wealth Management
6 17 (24.64%) Risk Management
7 15 (21.74%) SQL
8 14 (20.29%) Migration
8 14 (20.29%) Degree
8 14 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (17.39%) Spring
10 11 (15.94%) SDLC
11 10 (14.49%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (14.49%) Retail Banking
12 9 (13.04%) Scrum
12 9 (13.04%) XML
12 9 (13.04%) SOAP
13 8 (11.59%) Business Analysis
13 8 (11.59%) Computer Science
13 8 (11.59%) Multithreading
13 8 (11.59%) Software Delivery
14 7 (10.14%) Waterfall
14 7 (10.14%) REST
14 7 (10.14%) Investment Management
14 7 (10.14%) JSON
14 7 (10.14%) Retail
14 7 (10.14%) Web Services
14 7 (10.14%) C++
14 7 (10.14%) Python
14 7 (10.14%) JMS

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 (5.80%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.45%) Confluence
2 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (7.25%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Finacle
1 4 (5.80%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.25%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (2.90%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Firewall
1 1 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (1.45%) Network Security
1 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) Big Data
2 4 (5.80%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.45%) DB2
4 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.45%) KDB
4 1 (1.45%) Kdb+
4 1 (1.45%) Maltego
4 1 (1.45%) MS Access
4 1 (1.45%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (1.45%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Maven
2 4 (5.80%) Subversion
3 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.35%) JIRA
3 3 (4.35%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.90%) IntelliJ
4 2 (2.90%) JUnit
5 1 (1.45%) Ant
5 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.45%) Gradle
5 1 (1.45%) Hudson
5 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 69 (100.00%) Banking
2 31 (44.93%) Finance
3 10 (14.49%) Retail Banking
4 7 (10.14%) Retail
5 5 (7.25%) Marketing
6 4 (5.80%) Back Office
6 4 (5.80%) Financial Institution
7 3 (4.35%) Law
8 1 (1.45%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.45%) Legal
8 1 (1.45%) Military
8 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (42.03%) Developer
2 14 (20.29%) Analyst
3 13 (18.84%) Java Developer
4 10 (14.49%) Project Manager
5 8 (11.59%) Business Analyst
5 8 (11.59%) Senior Developer
5 8 (11.59%) Senior Manager
6 7 (10.14%) Senior Project Manager
7 6 (8.70%) Architect
7 6 (8.70%) Retail Banking Project Manager
7 6 (8.70%) Senior Business Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Product Manager
8 5 (7.25%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.80%) C++ Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Python Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Designer
10 3 (4.35%) Investment Banking Java Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Technical Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.39%) Spring
2 9 (13.04%) SOAP
2 9 (13.04%) XML
3 7 (10.14%) JMS
3 7 (10.14%) JSON
3 7 (10.14%) REST
3 7 (10.14%) Web Services
4 4 (5.80%) Middleware
4 4 (5.80%) Spring MVC
5 3 (4.35%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.90%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (2.90%) JDBC
7 1 (1.45%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.45%) Apache CXF
7 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (1.45%) CSS
7 1 (1.45%) Protocol Buffers
7 1 (1.45%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.59%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (4.35%) Derivative
4 3 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.90%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.45%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.45%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 1 (1.45%) Equities
6 1 (1.45%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.45%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (1.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.25%) Windows
2 4 (5.80%) Unix
3 3 (4.35%) Linux
3 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.43%) Wealth Management
3 17 (24.64%) Risk Management
4 14 (20.29%) Migration
5 11 (15.94%) SDLC
6 10 (14.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (13.04%) Scrum
8 8 (11.59%) Business Analysis
8 8 (11.59%) Multithreading
8 8 (11.59%) Software Delivery
9 7 (10.14%) Investment Management
9 7 (10.14%) Waterfall
10 6 (8.70%) Change Management
10 6 (8.70%) Concurrent Programming
10 6 (8.70%) Data Modelling
10 6 (8.70%) MVC
10 6 (8.70%) Programme Management
10 6 (8.70%) Project Planning
10 6 (8.70%) TDD
10 6 (8.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.88%) Java
2 15 (21.74%) SQL
3 7 (10.14%) C++
3 7 (10.14%) Python
4 4 (5.80%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.35%) C#
6 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.90%) Perl
6 2 (2.90%) Scala
7 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.45%) COBOL
7 1 (1.45%) JCL
7 1 (1.45%) PHP
7 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (20.29%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) CISM
3 2 (2.90%) PMP
4 1 (1.45%) CISSP
4 1 (1.45%) CRISC
4 1 (1.45%) GCIH
4 1 (1.45%) ISEB
4 1 (1.45%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.45%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.35%) QA
3 1 (1.45%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.45%) EMIR
3 1 (1.45%) MiFID
3 1 (1.45%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 1 (1.45%) Computer Incident Response Team
1 1 (1.45%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 4 (5.80%) Avaloq
1 4 (5.80%) Cognizant
1 4 (5.80%) FIS
1 4 (5.80%) Fiserv
1 4 (5.80%) Misys
2 3 (4.35%) IBM
2 3 (4.35%) Splunk
3 2 (2.90%) Google
3 2 (2.90%) Informatica
3 2 (2.90%) Reuters
4 1 (1.45%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.45%) HP
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle
4 1 (1.45%) Perforce
4 1 (1.45%) Planview
4 1 (1.45%) Sun
4 1 (1.45%) Tableau
4 1 (1.45%) Teradata