Period
to 3 July 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail Banking over the 6 months to 3 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retail Banking
UK
6 months to
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 678 773 670
Rank change year-on-year +95 -103 -398
Permanent jobs citing Retail Banking 166 354 616
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.24% 0.35%
As % of the General category 0.53% 0.60% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 128 251 415
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £98,250 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +14.88%

Retail Banking is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 31,448 58,634 76,351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.72% 40.00% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 24,032 44,187 58,916
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +6.80% +3.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,971 £29,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £90,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,750 £46,192 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.54% +2.65% +5.88%

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail Banking in the UK

Retail Banking
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Retail Banking in the UK

Retail Banking
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Retail Banking over the 6 months to 3 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Retail Banking in the UK

Retail Banking
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail Banking within the UK over the 6 months to 3 July 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 +106 155 £67,500 +3.85% 17
London +61 117 £70,000 -3.45% 14
UK excluding London +158 49 £55,000 -4.35% 4
North of England +104 30 £55,000 -4.35% 3
Yorkshire +120 21 £55,000 +17.02%
Scotland +81 9 £50,000 +17.65% 1
South East +111 6 £61,500 -8.89%
North East +29 6 - -
North West +80 3 £90,000 +56.52% 3
Midlands +112 2 £73,750 +13.46%
West Midlands +87 2 £73,750 -13.24%
Work from Home +49 2 £50,750 -40.29% 2
Wales - 2 £70,000 -

For the 6 months to 3 July 2020, IT jobs citing Retail 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 Retail Banking.

1 137 (82.53%) Banking
2 98 (59.04%) Finance
3 68 (40.96%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (18.67%) Scrum
5 30 (18.07%) Java
6 28 (16.87%) JIRA
6 28 (16.87%) DevOps
7 26 (15.66%) Waterfall
8 24 (14.46%) JavaScript
9 22 (13.25%) Confluence
9 22 (13.25%) Fintech
10 20 (12.05%) AWS
10 20 (12.05%) SQL
11 19 (11.45%) Test Automation
12 18 (10.84%) Internet
12 18 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (10.24%) Risk Management
13 17 (10.24%) HTML
13 17 (10.24%) Windows
13 17 (10.24%) Microsoft
14 16 (9.64%) Azure
15 15 (9.04%) Microservices
16 14 (8.43%) Git (software)
16 14 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
17 13 (7.83%) Business Analysis
17 13 (7.83%) Python
17 13 (7.83%) .NET
18 12 (7.23%) CSS
18 12 (7.23%) Project Management

Retail 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 22 (13.25%) Confluence
2 5 (3.01%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.81%) Jetty
3 3 (1.81%) SAS
3 3 (1.81%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.20%) Apache
4 2 (1.20%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.60%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Finacle
1 3 (1.81%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.05%) AWS
2 16 (9.64%) Azure
3 6 (3.61%) Office 365
4 4 (2.41%) GitHub
4 4 (2.41%) IaaS
4 4 (2.41%) PaaS
5 3 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.81%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (1.81%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.81%) GCP
5 3 (1.81%) OpenShift
5 3 (1.81%) Slack
6 2 (1.20%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (1.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.20%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.20%) BlazeMeter
6 2 (1.20%) SaaS
6 2 (1.20%) Sauce Labs
6 2 (1.20%) Serverless
6 2 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.84%) Internet
2 2 (1.20%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.60%) Network Security
3 1 (0.60%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.22%) Big Data
2 5 (3.01%) Hadoop
2 5 (3.01%) NoSQL
3 4 (2.41%) Data Mining
3 4 (2.41%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.20%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.60%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.60%) DataStage
5 1 (0.60%) Impala
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (16.87%) JIRA
2 14 (8.43%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.63%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.01%) Maven
4 5 (3.01%) Selenium
5 4 (2.41%) Mockito
6 3 (1.81%) Appium
6 3 (1.81%) Burp Suite
6 3 (1.81%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.81%) fastlane
6 3 (1.81%) Gatling
6 3 (1.81%) JMeter
7 2 (1.20%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.20%) Gerrit
7 2 (1.20%) GitLab
7 2 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (1.20%) webpack
7 2 (1.20%) Zephyr
General
1 137 (82.53%) Banking
2 98 (59.04%) Finance
3 10 (6.02%) Retail
4 6 (3.61%) Billing
5 5 (3.01%) Legal
6 4 (2.41%) Marketing
7 3 (1.81%) Private Banking
7 3 (1.81%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.20%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.60%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 32 (19.28%) Analyst
2 27 (16.27%) Business Analyst
2 27 (16.27%) Developer
3 16 (9.64%) Architect
4 11 (6.63%) Project Manager
5 10 (6.02%) Information Assurance Specialist
5 10 (6.02%) Information Security Specialist
5 10 (6.02%) Information Specialist
5 10 (6.02%) Security Specialist
6 9 (5.42%) Mortgage Business Analyst
6 9 (5.42%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (4.22%) Software Engineer
8 6 (3.61%) Java Developer
8 6 (3.61%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
9 5 (3.01%) Banking Analyst
9 5 (3.01%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (3.01%) PHP Developer
9 5 (3.01%) PHP Developer - Fintech
9 5 (3.01%) Senior Developer
9 5 (3.01%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.24%) HTML
2 13 (7.83%) .NET
3 12 (7.23%) CSS
4 10 (6.02%) AngularJS
4 10 (6.02%) jQuery
4 10 (6.02%) React
5 8 (4.82%) ASP.NET
5 8 (4.82%) Node.js
6 7 (4.22%) Kafka
6 7 (4.22%) SOAP
6 7 (4.22%) Spring
7 6 (3.61%) Spring Boot
8 5 (3.01%) Hibernate
8 5 (3.01%) Laravel
8 5 (3.01%) RESTful
8 5 (3.01%) Symfony
8 5 (3.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (2.41%) REST
10 3 (1.81%) Middleware
10 3 (1.81%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.82%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (4.82%) Mainframe
2 8 (4.82%) Online Banking
3 6 (3.61%) User Experience
4 5 (3.01%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.41%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.41%) Microsoft Licensing
5 4 (2.41%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.81%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.81%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.20%) Cybercrime
7 2 (1.20%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.20%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.20%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.60%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.60%) Digital Currency
8 1 (0.60%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.24%) Windows
2 7 (4.22%) Apple iOS
2 7 (4.22%) Linux
2 7 (4.22%) Windows Server
3 6 (3.61%) Android
3 6 (3.61%) Unix
4 4 (2.41%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.81%) Kali Linux
6 2 (1.20%) CoreOS
6 2 (1.20%) zOS
7 1 (0.60%) Debian
7 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (40.96%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (18.67%) Scrum
3 28 (16.87%) DevOps
4 26 (15.66%) Waterfall
5 22 (13.25%) Fintech
6 19 (11.45%) Test Automation
7 18 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (10.24%) Risk Management
9 15 (9.04%) Microservices
10 14 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (7.83%) Business Analysis
12 12 (7.23%) Cybersecurity
12 12 (7.23%) Data Security
12 12 (7.23%) Decision-Making
12 12 (7.23%) Information Security
12 12 (7.23%) Kanban
12 12 (7.23%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (7.23%) Project Management
12 12 (7.23%) SDLC
12 12 (7.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (18.07%) Java
2 24 (14.46%) JavaScript
3 20 (12.05%) SQL
4 13 (7.83%) Python
5 10 (6.02%) C#
6 9 (5.42%) Kotlin
7 6 (3.61%) Apple Swift
7 6 (3.61%) PHP
8 5 (3.01%) C
8 5 (3.01%) PHP 7
9 4 (2.41%) Go
9 4 (2.41%) Scala
10 3 (1.81%) Ruby
11 2 (1.20%) Java 8
11 2 (1.20%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.60%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.60%) C++
12 1 (0.60%) SOQL
12 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.60%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (3.01%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 5 (3.01%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (3.01%) Degree
2 3 (1.81%) CEH
2 3 (1.81%) CISA
2 3 (1.81%) CISM
3 2 (1.20%) CISSP
3 2 (1.20%) MCP
4 1 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.60%) MBA
4 1 (0.60%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.01%) SEPA
2 4 (2.41%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.41%) QA
2 4 (2.41%) SLA
3 3 (1.81%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.20%) PSD2
5 1 (0.60%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.60%) GDPR
5 1 (0.60%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (2.41%) Virtual Desktop
1 4 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (2.41%) XenApp
1 4 (2.41%) XenDesktop
2 3 (1.81%) Docker
3 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.01%) Kubernetes
1 5 (3.01%) Terraform
2 4 (2.41%) Ansible
2 4 (2.41%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (2.41%) SCCM
3 3 (1.81%) Nessus
3 3 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.81%) Puppet
4 2 (1.20%) CA Service Virtualization
4 2 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.20%) Prometheus
4 2 (1.20%) Rancher
5 1 (0.60%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 17 (10.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.42%) IBM
3 7 (4.22%) Unisys
4 6 (3.61%) Cognizant
4 6 (3.61%) TOWER Software
5 5 (3.01%) Zend
6 4 (2.41%) Citrix
6 4 (2.41%) FIS
6 4 (2.41%) Google
6 4 (2.41%) VMware
7 3 (1.81%) Apple
7 3 (1.81%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.81%) Cassiopae
7 3 (1.81%) Fiserv
7 3 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.81%) Temenos
7 3 (1.81%) White Clarke
8 2 (1.20%) Adobe
8 2 (1.20%) Murex
8 2 (1.20%) Perfecto Mobile