Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 501 515 547
Rank change year-on-year +14 +32 -
Permanent jobs citing PSD2 5 34 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.019% 0.11% 0.013%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.13% 0.83% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 32 4
South East median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -5.88% -
England median annual salary £77,500 £45,500 £82,500
% change year-on-year +70.33% -44.85% +6.45%

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 3,756 4,072 3,537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.12% 13.33% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2,863 3,179 2,808
South East median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% -4.00%

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 17 July 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 +27 5 £55,000 +37.50%
Berkshire +15 4 £55,000 +37.50%
Buckinghamshire +22 1 - -
PSD2
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Financial Institution
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) SaaS
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) GitHub
3 2 (40.00%) Puppet
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) Terraform
3 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (40.00%) React
3 2 (40.00%) Node.js
3 2 (40.00%) Ansible

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 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
2 2 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (40.00%) GitHub
2 2 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (20.00%) Datadog
3 1 (20.00%) IaaS
3 1 (20.00%) npm
3 1 (20.00%) PaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Route 53
3 1 (20.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Riak
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) GitLab
3 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (20.00%) CircleCI
3 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) AWS Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
1 2 (40.00%) React
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability
2 3 (60.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Microservices
4 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Go
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GDPR
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
1 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) Terraform
2 1 (20.00%) rkt
2 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cypress Semiconductor
1 1 (20.00%) New Relic
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle