Period
to 16 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for PSD2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PSD2 over the 6 months to 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EU Revised Directive on Payment Services (PSD2)
England > South East
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 500 515 559
Rank change year-on-year +15 +44 -
Permanent jobs citing PSD2 2 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.008% 0.052% 0.003%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.056% 0.38% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 1
South East median annual salary £92,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +117.65% - -
10th Percentile £88,750 £37,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £70,850 £43,750
England median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £76,250
% change year-on-year +11.11% -11.48% -1.61%

PSD2 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 3,549 3,963 3,794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.14% 13.75% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2,688 3,162 3,040
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,025 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

PSD2
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing PSD2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for PSD2 in the South East

PSD2
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PSD2 in the South East.

Salary trend for PSD2 in the South East

PSD2
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PSD2 within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
Thames Valley +33 2 £92,500 +117.65% 1
Berkshire +19 1 £92,500 +117.65% 1
Buckinghamshire +12 1 - -
PSD2
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, IT jobs citing PSD2 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 South East region with a requirement for PSD2.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
1 1 (50.00%) ADSI
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) GIAC
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) SABSA
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
1 1 (50.00%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (50.00%) NIST

PSD2
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (50.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Fraud Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Strategy Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Strategy Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SABSA
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) NIST
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Single Sign-On