Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Banking
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 762 1001 800
Rank change year-on-year +239 -201 +215
Permanent jobs citing Digital Banking 311 170 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.10% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.11% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 195 125 287
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 £44,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £95,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £63,750
% change year-on-year +27.78% -29.41% +12.83%

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 126,404 150,983 161,680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.13% 91.80% 92.32%
Number of salaries quoted 99,380 120,151 127,603
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +243 279 £85,000 +21.43% 22
London +209 222 £90,000 +20.00% 18
UK excluding London +97 88 £57,500 +27.78% 6
South East +58 33 £57,500 +35.29%
Scotland +29 27 £52,564 -8.59% 1
South West +24 14 £62,138 +55.35% 2
North of England +3 9 £59,875 +10.88% 2
North West +29 5 - -
Wales +18 5 £50,000 -2.44%
Yorkshire -1 4 £59,875 +104.00%

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 311 (100.00%) Banking
2 170 (54.66%) Finance
3 147 (47.27%) Fintech
4 137 (44.05%) Agile Software Development
5 110 (35.37%) Software Engineering
6 85 (27.33%) DevOps
7 81 (26.05%) JavaScript
8 79 (25.40%) Java
8 79 (25.40%) Mathematics
8 79 (25.40%) SDLC
9 74 (23.79%) Docker
10 66 (21.22%) Microservices
10 66 (21.22%) Kubernetes
11 58 (18.65%) Greenfield Project
12 56 (18.01%) AWS
13 52 (16.72%) Computer Science
14 50 (16.08%) Retail
15 47 (15.11%) Hedge funds
15 47 (15.11%) Jenkins
16 42 (13.50%) Opscode Chef
17 41 (13.18%) Analytical Skills
17 41 (13.18%) HTML
18 40 (12.86%) Python
19 39 (12.54%) Degree
20 38 (12.22%) Scrum
20 38 (12.22%) Ansible
21 37 (11.90%) Mobile Banking
21 37 (11.90%) Git (software)
22 36 (11.58%) .NET
22 36 (11.58%) GCP

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 13 (4.18%) WebSphere
2 10 (3.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 10 (3.22%) CMS
3 5 (1.61%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.96%) Apache
4 3 (0.96%) JBoss
4 3 (0.96%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.64%) MediaWiki
5 2 (0.64%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.64%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.32%) Confluence
6 1 (0.32%) Jetty
6 1 (0.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (1.61%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.61%) WebTrends
2 3 (0.96%) Actimize
2 3 (0.96%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 56 (18.01%) AWS
2 36 (11.58%) GCP
3 30 (9.65%) Azure
4 21 (6.75%) Datadog
5 17 (5.47%) Apigee
6 13 (4.18%) OpenShift
6 13 (4.18%) SaaS
7 12 (3.86%) GitHub
8 10 (3.22%) IaaS
9 2 (0.64%) Office 365
10 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.86%) Firewall
2 2 (0.64%) SWIFTNet
3 1 (0.32%) Internet
3 1 (0.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (9.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.40%) NoSQL
3 16 (5.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 15 (4.82%) Relational Database
5 14 (4.50%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (4.18%) MongoDB
7 12 (3.86%) MySQL
8 9 (2.89%) Big Data
9 4 (1.29%) Blockchain
10 2 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.32%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 47 (15.11%) Jenkins
2 37 (11.90%) Git (software)
3 31 (9.97%) IBM UrbanCode
4 22 (7.07%) Sonatype Nexus
5 18 (5.79%) Selenium
6 13 (4.18%) Artifactory
6 13 (4.18%) JIRA
6 13 (4.18%) JMeter
7 10 (3.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (3.22%) TeamCity
8 9 (2.89%) SonarQube
9 4 (1.29%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.96%) NUnit
10 3 (0.96%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.64%) JUnit
11 2 (0.64%) MSTest
11 2 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.32%) CircleCI
12 1 (0.32%) Protractor
12 1 (0.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 311 (100.00%) Banking
2 170 (54.66%) Finance
3 50 (16.08%) Retail
4 15 (4.82%) Retail Banking
5 10 (3.22%) Marketing
6 9 (2.89%) Legal
7 6 (1.93%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.29%) French Language
9 3 (0.96%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.64%) Games
11 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.32%) Public Sector
11 1 (0.32%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 70 (22.51%) Developer
2 51 (16.40%) Software Engineer
3 43 (13.83%) DevOps Engineer
4 31 (9.97%) Architect
5 25 (8.04%) Digital Developer
5 25 (8.04%) React Developer
6 19 (6.11%) Solutions Architect
7 16 (5.14%) Java Developer
7 16 (5.14%) Java Engineer
7 16 (5.14%) Java Software Engineer
7 16 (5.14%) Product Owner
8 14 (4.50%) Senior Developer
9 12 (3.86%) .NET Developer
9 12 (3.86%) Analyst
9 12 (3.86%) Business Analyst
10 11 (3.54%) Product Manager
11 10 (3.22%) Lead DevOps
11 10 (3.22%) Senior .NET Developer
12 9 (2.89%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
13 8 (2.57%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (13.18%) HTML
2 36 (11.58%) .NET
3 34 (10.93%) Kafka
3 34 (10.93%) React Native
4 29 (9.32%) Node.js
5 25 (8.04%) HTML5
6 24 (7.72%) AngularJS
7 21 (6.75%) CSS
8 18 (5.79%) React
9 14 (4.50%) .NET Core
9 14 (4.50%) REST
10 13 (4.18%) Spring
10 13 (4.18%) Vue.js
11 11 (3.54%) .NET Framework
12 9 (2.89%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (2.89%) J2EE
12 9 (2.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (2.25%) jQuery
13 7 (2.25%) RESTful
14 5 (1.61%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 58 (18.65%) Greenfield Project
2 47 (15.11%) Hedge funds
3 41 (13.18%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (11.90%) Mobile Banking
5 22 (7.07%) Mobile App
6 21 (6.75%) User Experience
7 10 (3.22%) Data Centre
7 10 (3.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 10 (3.22%) Robotics
8 7 (2.25%) Cloud Native
9 5 (1.61%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.61%) SWIFT
10 4 (1.29%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.96%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.96%) Online Banking
11 3 (0.96%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.64%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.64%) Self-Motivation
12 2 (0.64%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.68%) Linux
2 11 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (3.54%) Unix
2 11 (3.54%) Windows
2 11 (3.54%) Windows Server
3 8 (2.57%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.96%) Android
5 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (47.27%) Fintech
2 137 (44.05%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (35.37%) Software Engineering
4 85 (27.33%) DevOps
5 79 (25.40%) Mathematics
5 79 (25.40%) SDLC
6 66 (21.22%) Microservices
7 52 (16.72%) Computer Science
8 38 (12.22%) Scrum
9 31 (9.97%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (9.65%) Continuous Delivery
11 28 (9.00%) Infrastructure as Code
12 25 (8.04%) Problem-Solving
12 25 (8.04%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 23 (7.40%) Continuous Deployment
13 23 (7.40%) Multithreading
14 20 (6.43%) Blue-Green Deployment
14 20 (6.43%) Canary Deployment
15 19 (6.11%) TDD
16 17 (5.47%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 81 (26.05%) JavaScript
2 79 (25.40%) Java
3 40 (12.86%) Python
4 33 (10.61%) C
5 32 (10.29%) Ruby
6 28 (9.00%) ES6
7 17 (5.47%) SQL
8 15 (4.82%) Go
9 13 (4.18%) C#
10 11 (3.54%) Perl
10 11 (3.54%) PHP
11 10 (3.22%) Groovy
12 9 (2.89%) Apex Code
13 6 (1.93%) Apple Swift
13 6 (1.93%) Java 8
13 6 (1.93%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.96%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.96%) Scala
15 2 (0.64%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (12.54%) Degree
2 4 (1.29%) CISSP
3 2 (0.64%) MCSE
3 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.32%) CBAP
4 1 (0.32%) PgMP
4 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.32%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.50%) QA
2 4 (1.29%) COBIT
2 4 (1.29%) PMO
2 4 (1.29%) SEPA
3 2 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.64%) NIST
3 2 (0.64%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.64%) PSD2
System Software
1 74 (23.79%) Docker
2 2 (0.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 66 (21.22%) Kubernetes
2 42 (13.50%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (12.22%) Ansible
4 30 (9.65%) Rancher
5 28 (9.00%) Terraform
6 21 (6.75%) Prometheus
7 11 (3.54%) Puppet
8 10 (3.22%) TeamSite
9 2 (0.64%) CASB
9 2 (0.64%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (0.64%) Mesos
9 2 (0.64%) Nessus
10 1 (0.32%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.32%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.32%) Marathon
10 1 (0.32%) Salt
Vendors
1 27 (8.68%) Google
2 25 (8.04%) Splunk
3 22 (7.07%) AppDynamics
4 21 (6.75%) CyberArk
4 21 (6.75%) PagerDuty
5 15 (4.82%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (4.18%) Adobe
6 13 (4.18%) Veracode
7 10 (3.22%) Apple
7 10 (3.22%) Red Hat
8 7 (2.25%) Microsoft
9 6 (1.93%) TOWER Software
10 5 (1.61%) OpenText
11 4 (1.29%) Cisco
12 3 (0.96%) Foundry
13 2 (0.64%) AlienVault
13 2 (0.64%) Fiserv
13 2 (0.64%) IDERA
13 2 (0.64%) McAfee
13 2 (0.64%) xMatters