Period
to 6 June 2020

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 6 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Banking
UK
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 718 802 979
Rank change year-on-year +84 +177 +9
Permanent jobs citing Digital Banking 154 301 228
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.23% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 114 199 150
Median annual salary £90,000 £72,913 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.44% +4.16% -6.67%
10th Percentile £48,750 £49,950 £34,925
90th Percentile £115,000 £115,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,125 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -16.46% +9.09% -15.38%

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 79,878 132,660 159,772
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.28% 92.25% 92.30%
Number of salaries quoted 63,305 103,927 128,523
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Digital Banking
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Digital Banking in the UK

Digital Banking
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Digital Banking.

Salary trend for Digital Banking in the UK

Digital Banking
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Digital Banking over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Digital Banking in the UK

Digital Banking
Top 9 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 6 June 2020. 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 +131 153 £90,000 +12.50% 5
London +98 148 £90,000 +8.73% 1
Work from Home - 11 £95,000 - 1
UK excluding London +92 6 £50,125 -16.46% 4
North of England +120 3 £50,125 -12.76% 4
Yorkshire +112 3 £50,125 +11.39%
South East +81 1 £35,000 -41.67%
South West +71 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Wales -7 1 £70,000 +33.33%

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, 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.

1 154 (100.00%) Banking
2 101 (65.58%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (64.94%) Finance
4 86 (55.84%) Fintech
5 81 (52.60%) Java
6 49 (31.82%) Microservices
7 48 (31.17%) Software Engineering
7 48 (31.17%) Docker
8 46 (29.87%) Kubernetes
9 43 (27.92%) DevOps
10 41 (26.62%) AWS
11 37 (24.03%) BDD
11 37 (24.03%) JavaScript
11 37 (24.03%) React
12 33 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
13 32 (20.78%) TypeScript
14 31 (20.13%) TDD
15 30 (19.48%) React Native
16 29 (18.83%) SQL
16 29 (18.83%) Kafka
16 29 (18.83%) RESTful
16 29 (18.83%) Continuous Integration
17 28 (18.18%) Terraform
18 27 (17.53%) Mobile App
18 27 (17.53%) Python
19 25 (16.23%) Jest
20 24 (15.58%) Minimum Viable Product
20 24 (15.58%) Games
20 24 (15.58%) Tandem
20 24 (15.58%) Foundry

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 9 (5.84%) Apache Spark
2 8 (5.19%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (4.55%) Confluence
3 7 (4.55%) Mule
4 4 (2.60%) Apache
5 1 (0.65%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 41 (26.62%) AWS
2 17 (11.04%) Azure
3 11 (7.14%) GCP
4 8 (5.19%) Serverless
5 5 (3.25%) Amazon EKS
5 5 (3.25%) PaaS
6 3 (1.95%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.95%) Datadog
7 1 (0.65%) G Suite
7 1 (0.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.60%) DSL
1 4 (2.60%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (1.95%) Internet
3 2 (1.30%) Network Security
4 1 (0.65%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.69%) Big Data
2 9 (5.84%) Hadoop
3 8 (5.19%) NoSQL
3 8 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (4.55%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (3.25%) Apache Hive
5 5 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.25%) HBase
5 5 (3.25%) Sqoop
6 3 (1.95%) Flink
6 3 (1.95%) MySQL
7 1 (0.65%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (13.64%) Cucumber
2 20 (12.99%) Jenkins
3 15 (9.74%) JUnit
4 14 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 11 (7.14%) Appium
5 11 (7.14%) CircleCI
5 11 (7.14%) fastlane
5 11 (7.14%) JIRA
5 11 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
6 10 (6.49%) IBM UrbanCode
7 9 (5.84%) JBehave
8 7 (4.55%) Cypress.io
9 5 (3.25%) Ant
9 5 (3.25%) Maven
9 5 (3.25%) Mocha
10 3 (1.95%) Selenium
11 2 (1.30%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.30%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.30%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.65%) Snyk
General
1 154 (100.00%) Banking
2 100 (64.94%) Finance
3 24 (15.58%) Games
4 11 (7.14%) Retail
5 9 (5.84%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (24.03%) Developer
2 21 (13.64%) Software Engineer
3 17 (11.04%) Digital Developer
4 16 (10.39%) DevOps Engineer
5 14 (9.09%) React Developer
6 12 (7.79%) Senior Developer
7 11 (7.14%) Data Engineer
8 10 (6.49%) Java Developer
8 10 (6.49%) Java Engineer
8 10 (6.49%) Java Software Engineer
8 10 (6.49%) Senior React Developer
9 9 (5.84%) JavaScript Engineer
10 8 (5.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 7 (4.55%) MuleSoft Developer
11 7 (4.55%) Python Engineer
11 7 (4.55%) Python Software Engineer
11 7 (4.55%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 6 (3.90%) Big Data Engineer
12 6 (3.90%) Consultant
12 6 (3.90%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (24.03%) React
2 30 (19.48%) React Native
3 29 (18.83%) Kafka
3 29 (18.83%) RESTful
4 25 (16.23%) Jest
5 18 (11.69%) Enzyme
6 13 (8.44%) Middleware
7 11 (7.14%) Apache Flex
8 10 (6.49%) J2EE
9 8 (5.19%) GraphQL
9 8 (5.19%) Redux
10 7 (4.55%) Spring
11 6 (3.90%) Gherkin
11 6 (3.90%) HTML
11 6 (3.90%) HTML5
11 6 (3.90%) Node.js
11 6 (3.90%) Web Services
12 5 (3.25%) Chai
12 5 (3.25%) WebdriverIO
13 4 (2.60%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (17.53%) Mobile App
2 24 (15.58%) Tandem
3 19 (12.34%) Greenfield Project
4 16 (10.39%) Hedge funds
4 16 (10.39%) Self-Motivation
5 15 (9.74%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (8.44%) Mobile Banking
7 6 (3.90%) Online Banking
7 6 (3.90%) User Experience
8 5 (3.25%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.95%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.30%) Bitcoin
10 2 (1.30%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.65%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.65%) Digital Currency
11 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.65%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.49%) Apple iOS
2 6 (3.90%) Android
2 6 (3.90%) Linux
3 2 (1.30%) Windows
4 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (65.58%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (55.84%) Fintech
3 49 (31.82%) Microservices
4 48 (31.17%) Software Engineering
5 43 (27.92%) DevOps
6 37 (24.03%) BDD
7 33 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
8 31 (20.13%) TDD
9 29 (18.83%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (15.58%) Minimum Viable Product
11 21 (13.64%) SDLC
11 21 (13.64%) Test Automation
12 19 (12.34%) Continuous Deployment
13 17 (11.04%) Cybersecurity
14 16 (10.39%) Computer Science
14 16 (10.39%) Continuous Improvement
15 14 (9.09%) Creative Thinking
16 13 (8.44%) Mathematics
16 13 (8.44%) Site Reliability Engineering
17 12 (7.79%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 81 (52.60%) Java
2 37 (24.03%) JavaScript
3 32 (20.78%) TypeScript
4 29 (18.83%) SQL
5 27 (17.53%) Python
6 23 (14.94%) Scala
7 11 (7.14%) Apple Swift
8 10 (6.49%) Go
8 10 (6.49%) Kotlin
9 6 (3.90%) C#
9 6 (3.90%) Objective-C
9 6 (3.90%) Ruby
10 5 (3.25%) Groovy
11 3 (1.95%) PHP
12 2 (1.30%) Clojure
12 2 (1.30%) ES6
13 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.65%) C
13 1 (0.65%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (3.25%) Degree
1 5 (3.25%) TOGAF Certification
2 3 (1.95%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (1.95%) ISEB
3 2 (1.30%) CCSA
3 2 (1.30%) CCSE
3 2 (1.30%) CISM
3 2 (1.30%) CISSP
4 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.90%) QA
2 2 (1.30%) PSD2
3 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 48 (31.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 46 (29.87%) Kubernetes
2 28 (18.18%) Terraform
3 8 (5.19%) Marathon
3 8 (5.19%) Mesos
4 7 (4.55%) Ansible
5 6 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (3.25%) Prometheus
7 4 (2.60%) Istio
8 3 (1.95%) Rancher
9 1 (0.65%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.65%) Puppet
9 1 (0.65%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 24 (15.58%) Foundry
2 14 (9.09%) Splunk
3 8 (5.19%) MuleSoft
4 6 (3.90%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.25%) AppDynamics
5 5 (3.25%) Apple
6 3 (1.95%) CyberArk
6 3 (1.95%) LogLogic
6 3 (1.95%) PagerDuty
7 2 (1.30%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.30%) Cisco
7 2 (1.30%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.65%) Google
8 1 (0.65%) HP
8 1 (0.65%) IBM
8 1 (0.65%) Okta
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle
8 1 (0.65%) Zend