Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Investment Banking
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 155 126
Rank change year-on-year -6 -29 -24
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 66 69 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.23% 1.24% 1.77%
As % of the General category 3.32% 3.01% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6 40 32
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £53,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.63% -17.31% +13.04%
10th Percentile £52,500 £33,225 £43,750
90th Percentile £68,375 £73,000 £79,000
UK median annual salary £67,500 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -6.90% +3.57% +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 1,986 2,293 2,342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 37.00% 41.26% 44.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,270 1,411 1,233
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £70,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% -

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 23 October 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 0 59 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Edinburgh -5 7 - - 5
Investment Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 66 (100.00%) Banking
2 51 (77.27%) Risk Management
2 51 (77.27%) Law
2 51 (77.27%) Wealth Management
3 25 (37.88%) SQL
4 22 (33.33%) Linux
5 20 (30.30%) Oracle
6 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
6 19 (28.79%) Finance
7 18 (27.27%) Java
8 15 (22.73%) Windows
8 15 (22.73%) Multithreading
9 13 (19.70%) Data Analysis
10 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (18.18%) Oracle Database
10 12 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
11 11 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (16.67%) Business Analysis
11 11 (16.67%) Visual Studio
12 10 (15.15%) Unix
12 10 (15.15%) Spring
12 10 (15.15%) Asset Management
12 10 (15.15%) Change Management
12 10 (15.15%) Test Automation
13 9 (13.64%) Degree
13 9 (13.64%) Solace
13 9 (13.64%) PL/SQL
13 9 (13.64%) TIBCO
13 9 (13.64%) Multithreaded Programming

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 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
1 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
1 3 (4.55%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.52%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Markit EDM
2 2 (3.03%) LongView
3 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.52%) Eloqua
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle AML
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.03%) PaaS
2 1 (1.52%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 6 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 6 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.58%) Big Data
5 4 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (6.06%) MySQL
5 4 (6.06%) QlikView
5 4 (6.06%) RDBMS
5 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.55%) DB2
6 3 (4.55%) OLAP
6 3 (4.55%) OLTP
6 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (4.55%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (9.09%) Toad
3 5 (7.58%) FitNesse
3 5 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (6.06%) CA Release Automation
4 4 (6.06%) Eclipse
4 4 (6.06%) Hudson
4 4 (6.06%) Subversion
5 3 (4.55%) ClearCase
5 3 (4.55%) JUnit
5 3 (4.55%) MagicDraw
6 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.03%) JIRA
6 2 (3.03%) Selenium
7 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.52%) GoogleTest
7 1 (1.52%) Maven
7 1 (1.52%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.52%) WebDriver
General
1 66 (100.00%) Banking
2 51 (77.27%) Law
3 19 (28.79%) Finance
4 4 (6.06%) Front Office
5 1 (1.52%) Legal
5 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (34.85%) Developer
2 12 (18.18%) Analyst
3 9 (13.64%) Java Developer
4 8 (12.12%) C++ Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Data Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) Applications Specialist
6 6 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Tester
7 5 (7.58%) Business Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Technical Business Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Applications Support
9 3 (4.55%) Java Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Architect
10 2 (3.03%) Designer
10 2 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (3.03%) Solutions Designer
10 2 (3.03%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.15%) Spring
2 8 (12.12%) J2EE
2 8 (12.12%) Middleware
2 8 (12.12%) XML
3 7 (10.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 6 (9.09%) XSD
4 6 (9.09%) XSLT
5 5 (7.58%) HTML
6 4 (6.06%) .NET
6 4 (6.06%) .NET Framework
6 4 (6.06%) AngularJS
7 3 (4.55%) Hibernate
7 3 (4.55%) Web Services
8 2 (3.03%) CGI
8 2 (3.03%) HTML5
8 2 (3.03%) JMS
8 2 (3.03%) JSON
8 2 (3.03%) RESTful
9 1 (1.52%) Kafka
9 1 (1.52%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (9.09%) Derivative
1 6 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (7.58%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.03%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.03%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.52%) Equities
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.52%) PMI
5 1 (1.52%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 22 (33.33%) Linux
2 15 (22.73%) Windows
3 10 (15.15%) Unix
4 4 (6.06%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (77.27%) Risk Management
1 51 (77.27%) Wealth Management
2 15 (22.73%) Multithreading
3 13 (19.70%) Data Analysis
4 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 11 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
5 11 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (15.15%) Asset Management
6 10 (15.15%) Change Management
6 10 (15.15%) Test Automation
7 9 (13.64%) Multithreaded Programming
8 8 (12.12%) ETL
8 8 (12.12%) High Availability
8 8 (12.12%) SDLC
8 8 (12.12%) Unit Testing
9 7 (10.61%) Service Management
9 7 (10.61%) SOA
10 6 (9.09%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 25 (37.88%) SQL
2 18 (27.27%) Java
3 9 (13.64%) PL/SQL
4 8 (12.12%) C++
5 5 (7.58%) Python
6 3 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.55%) C#
6 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.55%) VBA
7 2 (3.03%) Perl
7 2 (3.03%) Scala
8 1 (1.52%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) CISA
2 2 (3.03%) CISSP
2 2 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.03%) CRISC
2 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.03%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.52%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.52%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) PMO
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (6.06%) BladeLogic
2 4 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (30.30%) Oracle
2 9 (13.64%) Solace
2 9 (13.64%) TIBCO
3 6 (9.09%) Talarian
4 5 (7.58%) Tableau
5 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.55%) Charles River
6 3 (4.55%) Informatica
6 3 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (4.55%) Teradata
7 2 (3.03%) Alteryx
7 2 (3.03%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.52%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.52%) Google
8 1 (1.52%) IBM