Period
to 23 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Digital Banking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Digital Banking over the 6 months to 23 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Banking
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 721 1020 908
Rank change year-on-year +299 -112 +207
Permanent jobs citing Digital Banking 374 181 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.10% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 249 126 237
UK median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £51,250 £35,000 £47,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £90,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £53,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year +11.63% -17.31% +18.18%

Digital Banking is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 133,213 159,093 163,411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.06% 91.86% 92.00%
Number of salaries quoted 104,815 127,234 131,268
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Digital Banking
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Digital Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Banking in the UK

Digital Banking
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Digital Banking.

Salary trend for Digital Banking in the UK

Digital Banking
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Banking over the 6 months to 23 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Digital Banking in the UK

Digital Banking
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Banking within the UK over the 6 months to 23 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
England +255 317 £80,000 +14.29% 12
London +260 256 £82,775 +18.25% 9
UK excluding London +100 118 £60,000 +11.63% 6
Scotland +44 46 £60,825 -16.10% 3
South East +63 36 £60,000 +84.62%
South West +14 16 £62,138 +21.24% 3
Wales +19 11 £52,500 +2.44%
North of England -31 9 £57,454 -8.80%
North West +9 8 £57,454 -8.80%
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 July 2019, IT jobs citing Digital 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 with a requirement for Digital Banking.

1 374 (100.00%) Banking
2 188 (50.27%) Agile Software Development
3 181 (48.40%) Finance
4 162 (43.32%) Fintech
5 137 (36.63%) Software Engineering
6 84 (22.46%) Java
7 83 (22.19%) Docker
7 83 (22.19%) DevOps
8 79 (21.12%) SDLC
9 76 (20.32%) Kubernetes
10 70 (18.72%) JavaScript
11 69 (18.45%) Microservices
12 67 (17.91%) Retail
13 64 (17.11%) Python
14 61 (16.31%) Mathematics
15 53 (14.17%) TDD
15 53 (14.17%) Amazon AWS
16 52 (13.90%) HTML
17 51 (13.64%) BDD
17 51 (13.64%) Splunk
18 50 (13.37%) Analytical Skills
18 50 (13.37%) Continuous Integration
19 49 (13.10%) Node.js
19 49 (13.10%) Git (software)
20 48 (12.83%) Jenkins
21 47 (12.57%) Mobile Banking
22 45 (12.03%) Continuous Delivery
22 45 (12.03%) Scrum
23 42 (11.23%) Opscode Chef
23 42 (11.23%) NoSQL

Digital Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 14 (3.74%) Apache Spark
2 12 (3.21%) Apache
2 12 (3.21%) WebSphere
3 11 (2.94%) CMS
4 10 (2.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (1.87%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.60%) JBoss
7 4 (1.07%) Confluence
7 4 (1.07%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.53%) Jetty
8 2 (0.53%) MediaWiki
8 2 (0.53%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.27%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.27%) Mule
9 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (1.34%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.60%) Adobe Campaign
2 5 (1.34%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.80%) Actimize
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 53 (14.17%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
3 32 (8.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (7.22%) SaaS
5 18 (4.81%) Apigee
6 13 (3.48%) Datadog
7 11 (2.94%) OpenShift
8 9 (2.41%) GitHub
9 6 (1.60%) IaaS
10 3 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.80%) PaaS
11 2 (0.53%) Office 365
12 1 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.27%) NuGet
12 1 (0.27%) Sauce Labs
12 1 (0.27%) Serverless
12 1 (0.27%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.87%) Firewall
2 4 (1.07%) Internet
3 2 (0.53%) SWIFTNet
4 1 (0.27%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.27%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (0.27%) HTTP
4 1 (0.27%) Network Security
4 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.27%) VPN
4 1 (0.27%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (11.23%) NoSQL
2 33 (8.82%) Apache Cassandra
3 26 (6.95%) SQL Server
4 15 (4.01%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.48%) MongoDB
6 12 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (2.94%) MySQL
8 4 (1.07%) Big Data
9 3 (0.80%) Blockchain
10 2 (0.53%) Cosmos DB
10 2 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.27%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 49 (13.10%) Git (software)
2 48 (12.83%) Jenkins
3 31 (8.29%) Selenium
3 31 (8.29%) Sonatype Nexus
4 28 (7.49%) IBM UrbanCode
5 20 (5.35%) JIRA
6 17 (4.55%) Cucumber
7 15 (4.01%) JUnit
8 13 (3.48%) TeamCity
9 11 (2.94%) Artifactory
9 11 (2.94%) CircleCI
9 11 (2.94%) JMeter
9 11 (2.94%) Maven
10 10 (2.67%) Gatling
10 10 (2.67%) Gradle
10 10 (2.67%) Mockito
10 10 (2.67%) SonarQube
11 5 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (1.07%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 374 (100.00%) Banking
2 181 (48.40%) Finance
3 67 (17.91%) Retail
4 26 (6.95%) Marketing
5 21 (5.61%) Retail Banking
6 8 (2.14%) Legal
7 7 (1.87%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.34%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.34%) Private Banking
9 4 (1.07%) French Language
10 3 (0.80%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (0.80%) Italian Language
10 3 (0.80%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.27%) Games
11 1 (0.27%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 67 (17.91%) Developer
2 50 (13.37%) Software Engineer
3 33 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
4 32 (8.56%) Architect
5 28 (7.49%) Analyst
6 23 (6.15%) Business Analyst
7 22 (5.88%) Data Scientist
8 16 (4.28%) Product Owner
8 16 (4.28%) Solutions Architect
9 15 (4.01%) React Developer
10 14 (3.74%) Digital Developer
10 14 (3.74%) Java Developer
11 13 (3.48%) Java Engineer
11 13 (3.48%) Java Software Engineer
12 12 (3.21%) .NET Developer
12 12 (3.21%) Product Manager
12 12 (3.21%) Senior Data Scientist
13 11 (2.94%) Senior Developer
14 10 (2.67%) iOS Developer
14 10 (2.67%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (13.90%) HTML
2 49 (13.10%) Node.js
3 39 (10.43%) HTML5
4 35 (9.36%) Kafka
5 34 (9.09%) CSS
6 33 (8.82%) .NET
7 27 (7.22%) React
8 23 (6.15%) AngularJS
9 22 (5.88%) scikit-learn
10 20 (5.35%) React Native
11 16 (4.28%) REST
12 15 (4.01%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (4.01%) Spring
13 13 (3.48%) CSS3
14 12 (3.21%) .NET Core
14 12 (3.21%) Apache Flex
14 12 (3.21%) MLlib
14 12 (3.21%) RESTful
15 11 (2.94%) .NET Framework
15 11 (2.94%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 50 (13.37%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (12.57%) Mobile Banking
3 40 (10.70%) Greenfield Project
4 31 (8.29%) User Experience
5 29 (7.75%) Hedge funds
6 26 (6.95%) Robotics
7 22 (5.88%) Algorithms
8 16 (4.28%) Mobile App
9 15 (4.01%) Virtual Team
10 10 (2.67%) Online Banking
11 7 (1.87%) Data Centre
12 5 (1.34%) Cloud Native
12 5 (1.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 5 (1.34%) Public Cloud
13 3 (0.80%) Self-Motivation
13 3 (0.80%) SWIFT
14 1 (0.27%) Blackberry
14 1 (0.27%) Client/Server
14 1 (0.27%) Private Cloud
14 1 (0.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (6.15%) Linux
2 14 (3.74%) Unix
3 13 (3.48%) Apple iOS
4 11 (2.94%) Windows
5 6 (1.60%) Android
5 6 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.60%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (50.27%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (43.32%) Fintech
3 137 (36.63%) Software Engineering
4 83 (22.19%) DevOps
5 79 (21.12%) SDLC
6 69 (18.45%) Microservices
7 61 (16.31%) Mathematics
8 53 (14.17%) TDD
9 51 (13.64%) BDD
10 50 (13.37%) Continuous Integration
11 45 (12.03%) Continuous Delivery
11 45 (12.03%) Scrum
12 35 (9.36%) Data Modelling
13 34 (9.09%) Computer Science
13 34 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
14 29 (7.75%) Technical Leadership
15 27 (7.22%) Data Protection
16 24 (6.42%) Data Science
17 23 (6.15%) Analytics
17 23 (6.15%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 84 (22.46%) Java
2 70 (18.72%) JavaScript
3 64 (17.11%) Python
4 33 (8.82%) C
5 24 (6.42%) Ruby
6 22 (5.88%) SQL
7 21 (5.61%) C#
8 19 (5.08%) ES6
9 13 (3.48%) Perl
10 12 (3.21%) Go
10 12 (3.21%) Kotlin
11 11 (2.94%) PHP
12 10 (2.67%) Apple Swift
13 9 (2.41%) Objective-C
14 8 (2.14%) Apex Code
15 7 (1.87%) Java 8
16 5 (1.34%) Groovy
16 5 (1.34%) PowerShell
17 3 (0.80%) Bash Shell
18 2 (0.53%) Scala
Qualifications
1 39 (10.43%) Degree
2 2 (0.53%) A+ Certification
2 2 (0.53%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.35%) QA
2 5 (1.34%) PSD2
3 4 (1.07%) PMO
4 3 (0.80%) SEPA
5 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.53%) NIST
5 2 (0.53%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.27%) GDPR
6 1 (0.27%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 83 (22.19%) Docker
2 3 (0.80%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 76 (20.32%) Kubernetes
2 42 (11.23%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (10.70%) Ansible
4 23 (6.15%) Prometheus
5 22 (5.88%) Rancher
5 22 (5.88%) Terraform
6 14 (3.74%) Puppet
7 10 (2.67%) TeamSite
8 2 (0.53%) CASB
8 2 (0.53%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.53%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (0.53%) Mesos
8 2 (0.53%) Nessus
8 2 (0.53%) Salt
9 1 (0.27%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 1 (0.27%) Foglight
9 1 (0.27%) Marathon
9 1 (0.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (13.64%) Splunk
2 27 (7.22%) AppDynamics
3 25 (6.68%) Google
4 18 (4.81%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (4.28%) Adobe
6 13 (3.48%) CyberArk
6 13 (3.48%) PagerDuty
7 11 (2.94%) Veracode
8 10 (2.67%) Apple
9 8 (2.14%) Cisco
9 8 (2.14%) Microsoft
10 6 (1.60%) Fiserv
10 6 (1.60%) TOWER Software
11 5 (1.34%) OpenText
11 5 (1.34%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.07%) Oracle
13 3 (0.80%) McAfee
14 2 (0.53%) Qualys
14 2 (0.53%) SonicWALL
14 2 (0.53%) Zend