Period
to 24 May 2018

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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retail Banking
UK
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 639 481 694
Rank change year-on-year -158 +213 -210
Permanent jobs citing Retail Banking 600 956 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.56% 0.33%
As % of the General category 0.84% 1.35% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 398 356 530
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -6.38% +11.90%
10th Percentile £38,750 £33,750 £33,175
90th Percentile £95,375 £90,625 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +13.40% -3.00% -

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 71,227 70,593 88,750
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.31% 41.69% 44.20%
Number of salaries quoted 55,358 56,229 72,041
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +1.18%

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail Banking in the UK

Retail Banking
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Retail Banking in the UK

Retail Banking
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail Banking over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail Banking in the UK

Retail Banking
Top 14 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 24 May 2018. 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 -186 488 £60,000 +4.35% 60
London -210 300 £67,500 +8.00% 28
UK excluding London +13 268 £55,000 +13.40% 41
North of England +33 96 £48,000 -2.54% 17
Scotland -35 82 £55,000 +5.77% 9
North West +19 78 £45,000 -18.18% 14
Midlands +40 57 £52,500 -4.55% 5
East Midlands +19 34 £56,250 +4.65% 2
South East -23 24 £45,000 +7.14% 3
West Midlands +22 23 £52,500 -8.70% 3
Yorkshire +20 16 £75,000 +57.89% 2
South West -17 6 £62,500 +48.81% 5
East of England -4 3 - - 2
North East - 2 £95,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, 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.

1 492 (82.00%) Banking
2 401 (66.83%) Finance
3 280 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 158 (26.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 131 (21.83%) Degree
6 126 (21.00%) Java
7 120 (20.00%) Retail
8 115 (19.17%) Scrum
9 109 (18.17%) SQL
10 101 (16.83%) Fintech
11 93 (15.50%) Software Engineering
12 87 (14.50%) Project Management
13 86 (14.33%) Analytics
14 78 (13.00%) Investment Banking
15 77 (12.83%) PRINCE2
16 73 (12.17%) Computer Science
16 73 (12.17%) Wealth Management
17 67 (11.17%) .NET
17 67 (11.17%) AngularJS
18 66 (11.00%) Amazon AWS
19 63 (10.50%) Oracle
20 62 (10.33%) Problem-Solving
21 61 (10.17%) C#
22 59 (9.83%) Microsoft Azure
22 59 (9.83%) RESTful
23 58 (9.67%) Test Automation
23 58 (9.67%) Machine Learning
24 57 (9.50%) Spring Boot
25 55 (9.17%) SOA
26 54 (9.00%) Information Security

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 45 (7.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 16 (2.67%) Tomcat
3 14 (2.33%) Apache
4 12 (2.00%) Sitefinity
5 10 (1.67%) JBoss
5 10 (1.67%) SAS
6 7 (1.17%) WebSphere
6 7 (1.17%) WildFly
7 6 (1.00%) Apache Spark
7 6 (1.00%) IIS
8 4 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.67%) Skype for Business
8 4 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.50%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.17%) Confluence
10 1 (0.17%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 34 (5.67%) Microsoft Project
2 28 (4.67%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (1.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.17%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.17%) Weka
Business Applications
1 10 (1.67%) WebTrends
2 4 (0.67%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (0.67%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.67%) Unica
3 1 (0.17%) Misys Equation
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 66 (11.00%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (9.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.33%) Adobe Analytics
4 7 (1.17%) SaaS
5 6 (1.00%) Office 365
6 5 (0.83%) PaaS
7 4 (0.67%) GitHub
7 4 (0.67%) IaaS
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.17%) Boomi
8 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.33%) DNS
2 12 (2.00%) NFC
3 10 (1.67%) LAN
4 9 (1.50%) Firewall
4 9 (1.50%) MPLS
5 8 (1.33%) DHCP
5 8 (1.33%) Network Security
5 8 (1.33%) SSL
5 8 (1.33%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.33%) VPN
6 6 (1.00%) HTTP
6 6 (1.00%) WAN
7 5 (0.83%) IP Telephony
8 4 (0.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (0.67%) Converged Networks
8 4 (0.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (0.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (0.67%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (0.67%) Skype
8 4 (0.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (8.83%) MongoDB
2 47 (7.83%) Blockchain
3 17 (2.83%) Big Data
4 12 (2.00%) OLTP
5 8 (1.33%) Hadoop
5 8 (1.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (1.17%) Data Mining
7 6 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (1.00%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (0.67%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.50%) Ingres
10 2 (0.33%) QlikView
10 2 (0.33%) Spotfire
11 1 (0.17%) DB2
11 1 (0.17%) HBase
11 1 (0.17%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.17%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 41 (6.83%) JIRA
1 41 (6.83%) Maven
2 35 (5.83%) Jenkins
3 31 (5.17%) Git (software)
4 26 (4.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (4.00%) MSBuild
5 24 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
6 14 (2.33%) Selenium
7 11 (1.83%) Cucumber
8 9 (1.50%) Subversion
9 7 (1.17%) JUnit
10 6 (1.00%) JMeter
11 5 (0.83%) WebDriver
12 4 (0.67%) Ant
12 4 (0.67%) LoadUI
12 4 (0.67%) SoapUI
13 3 (0.50%) ANTLR
13 3 (0.50%) Artifactory
14 2 (0.33%) Gradle
14 2 (0.33%) SOAtest
General
1 492 (82.00%) Banking
2 401 (66.83%) Finance
3 120 (20.00%) Retail
4 78 (13.00%) Investment Banking
5 51 (8.50%) Corporate Banking
6 20 (3.33%) Telecoms
7 18 (3.00%) Financial Institution
8 17 (2.83%) Legal
9 16 (2.67%) Marketing
10 15 (2.50%) Law
11 12 (2.00%) Electronics
12 10 (1.67%) Private Banking
13 8 (1.33%) Front Office
14 4 (0.67%) Games
14 4 (0.67%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.50%) Advertising
15 3 (0.50%) General Ledger
16 1 (0.17%) Automotive
16 1 (0.17%) Back Office
16 1 (0.17%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 123 (20.50%) Developer
2 106 (17.67%) Analyst
3 84 (14.00%) Consultant
4 83 (13.83%) Business Analyst
5 79 (13.17%) Project Manager
6 77 (12.83%) Java Developer
7 53 (8.83%) Architect
8 40 (6.67%) Banking Analyst
9 32 (5.33%) Business Consultant
9 32 (5.33%) Retail Banking Project Manager
10 30 (5.00%) Programme Manager
10 30 (5.00%) Senior Developer
11 29 (4.83%) Software Project Manager
12 28 (4.67%) Senior Manager
13 25 (4.17%) Software Engineer
14 24 (4.00%) Business Manager
15 23 (3.83%) Java Developer - Fintech
16 21 (3.50%) IT Manager
16 21 (3.50%) Solutions Architect
17 20 (3.33%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (11.17%) .NET
1 67 (11.17%) AngularJS
2 59 (9.83%) RESTful
3 57 (9.50%) Spring Boot
4 47 (7.83%) jQuery
4 47 (7.83%) Spring
5 44 (7.33%) Web Services
6 43 (7.17%) Java EE
7 36 (6.00%) React
8 32 (5.33%) Middleware
9 30 (5.00%) Spring Cloud
10 29 (4.83%) ASP.NET Web API
11 22 (3.67%) Hibernate
12 14 (2.33%) .NET Framework
13 13 (2.17%) HTML
14 12 (2.00%) Castle Windsor
15 11 (1.83%) J2EE
16 9 (1.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 9 (1.50%) CSS
16 9 (1.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 101 (16.83%) Fintech
2 73 (12.17%) Computer Science
3 51 (8.50%) Greenfield Project
4 38 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (5.83%) Management Information System
6 29 (4.83%) User Experience
7 28 (4.67%) Credit Risk
8 26 (4.33%) Enterprise Software
9 24 (4.00%) Mobile App
10 23 (3.83%) Self-Motivation
11 22 (3.67%) Algorithms
12 16 (2.67%) Contactless
12 16 (2.67%) EMV
13 14 (2.33%) Mobile Payment
14 12 (2.00%) Data Structures
14 12 (2.00%) Smartcard
15 11 (1.83%) Mainframe
16 9 (1.50%) iPhone
17 6 (1.00%) Online Banking
18 5 (0.83%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 37 (6.17%) Windows
2 33 (5.50%) Linux
3 22 (3.67%) Unix
4 16 (2.67%) Android
4 16 (2.67%) Windows 7
5 14 (2.33%) Windows 10
6 13 (2.17%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.00%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.83%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.67%) CentOS
9 4 (0.67%) SUSE
9 4 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (26.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 115 (19.17%) Scrum
4 93 (15.50%) Software Engineering
5 87 (14.50%) Project Management
6 86 (14.33%) Analytics
7 77 (12.83%) PRINCE2
8 73 (12.17%) Wealth Management
9 62 (10.33%) Problem-Solving
10 58 (9.67%) Machine Learning
10 58 (9.67%) Test Automation
11 55 (9.17%) SOA
12 54 (9.00%) Information Security
12 54 (9.00%) SDLC
13 48 (8.00%) Migration
13 48 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
14 47 (7.83%) OO
15 46 (7.67%) Process Management
16 44 (7.33%) Customer Engagement
17 43 (7.17%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 126 (21.00%) Java
2 109 (18.17%) SQL
3 61 (10.17%) C#
4 51 (8.50%) JavaScript
5 32 (5.33%) C
6 31 (5.17%) Java 8
7 30 (5.00%) Scala
8 24 (4.00%) T-SQL
9 20 (3.33%) C++
9 20 (3.33%) Python
10 15 (2.50%) VB.NET
11 13 (2.17%) VB
12 11 (1.83%) PowerShell
13 5 (0.83%) TypeScript
14 4 (0.67%) Ruby
14 4 (0.67%) VBA
15 3 (0.50%) Kotlin
15 3 (0.50%) R
15 3 (0.50%) RPG
15 3 (0.50%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 131 (21.83%) Degree
2 42 (7.00%) PMP
3 37 (6.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 18 (3.00%) CISSP
5 15 (2.50%) CISM
5 15 (2.50%) CSSLP
6 9 (1.50%) CEH
6 9 (1.50%) CISA
6 9 (1.50%) CompTIA Security+
6 9 (1.50%) GIAC
6 9 (1.50%) ISEB
6 9 (1.50%) PMI Certification
6 9 (1.50%) SANS
6 9 (1.50%) SSCP
7 7 (1.17%) ISTQB
7 7 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (1.17%) Security Cleared
8 5 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (0.83%) MCSE
8 5 (0.83%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.33%) QA
2 15 (2.50%) Data Quality
3 10 (1.67%) PSD2
4 9 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.00%) GDPR
6 5 (0.83%) PMO
6 5 (0.83%) SEPA
7 4 (0.67%) MiFID
8 3 (0.50%) IFRS
8 3 (0.50%) IFRS 9
9 2 (0.33%) Actionable Recommendations
9 2 (0.33%) COBIT
9 2 (0.33%) FATCA
9 2 (0.33%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.17%) EMIR
10 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (7.83%) Docker
2 8 (1.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (1.00%) SCCM
2 3 (0.50%) Prometheus
2 3 (0.50%) Terraform
3 2 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.17%) MaaS360
4 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 63 (10.50%) Oracle
2 33 (5.50%) Microsoft
3 30 (5.00%) Facebook
4 20 (3.33%) Xamarin
5 14 (2.33%) Adobe
5 14 (2.33%) Misys
6 13 (2.17%) Hyperion
7 10 (1.67%) Cognizant
7 10 (1.67%) Tableau
8 9 (1.50%) Cisco
8 9 (1.50%) IBM
9 7 (1.17%) Google
10 6 (1.00%) CA Agile Central
10 6 (1.00%) Informatica
11 5 (0.83%) Citrix
11 5 (0.83%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.83%) Symantec
12 4 (0.67%) Blue Coat
12 4 (0.67%) PayPal
12 4 (0.67%) ServiceNow