Period
to 15 January 2021

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 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retail Banking
UK
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 638 827 744
Rank change year-on-year +189 -83 -578
Permanent jobs citing Retail Banking 107 202 395
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the General category 0.45% 0.40% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 100 172 282
Median annual salary £90,000 £62,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.16% -8.15% +12.50%
10th Percentile £56,125 £32,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £105,500 £94,875 £115,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +0.92% +3.81%

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 23,742 50,347 62,631
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.00% 39.83% 41.44%
Number of salaries quoted 18,460 38,490 48,402
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,664 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

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 15 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Retail Banking in the UK

Retail 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 Retail Banking within the UK over the 6 months to 15 January 2021. 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 +197 103 £90,000 +44.00% 26
London +155 98 £90,000 +24.14% 21
UK excluding London +147 8 £60,000 +9.09% 8
Work from Home -44 5 £70,000 +7.69% 5
Midlands +85 3 £63,750 +87.50% 2
Scotland +46 3 £65,000 -62.86% 2
South East +152 2 £60,000 +6.19%
East Midlands +60 2 £37,500 +7.14% 2
West Midlands +75 1 £90,000 +164.71%

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, 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 84 (78.50%) Banking
2 55 (51.40%) Finance
3 39 (36.45%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (27.10%) Java
5 27 (25.23%) Azure
5 27 (25.23%) AWS
6 26 (24.30%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 22 (20.56%) Project Delivery
8 20 (18.69%) Microsoft
9 17 (15.89%) Fintech
10 16 (14.95%) Android
11 15 (14.02%) Mobile App
12 14 (13.08%) Jenkins
12 14 (13.08%) GCP
13 13 (12.15%) Migration
13 13 (12.15%) Retail
13 13 (12.15%) Microservices
13 13 (12.15%) Digital Banking
14 12 (11.21%) DevOps
14 12 (11.21%) User Experience
14 12 (11.21%) Network Security
14 12 (11.21%) JIRA
14 12 (11.21%) Confluence
14 12 (11.21%) Security Architecture
14 12 (11.21%) Data Security
14 12 (11.21%) Python
15 11 (10.28%) Mobile Banking
15 11 (10.28%) Kafka
15 11 (10.28%) Kotlin
15 11 (10.28%) Spring Boot

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 12 (11.21%) Confluence
2 4 (3.74%) Apache
3 3 (2.80%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.93%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (0.93%) InVision
1 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.93%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 7 (6.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.87%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 27 (25.23%) AWS
1 27 (25.23%) Azure
2 14 (13.08%) GCP
3 9 (8.41%) SaaS
4 8 (7.48%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (7.48%) Mavenlink
4 8 (7.48%) Slack
5 3 (2.80%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.80%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (2.80%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.87%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.87%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.87%) Firebase
6 2 (1.87%) GitHub
6 2 (1.87%) Serverless
7 1 (0.93%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (0.93%) AWS CodeCommit
7 1 (0.93%) AWS CodeDeploy
7 1 (0.93%) AWS CodePipeline
7 1 (0.93%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.21%) Network Security
2 1 (0.93%) HTTP
2 1 (0.93%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (0.93%) Data Lake
2 1 (0.93%) DataStage
2 1 (0.93%) Looker
2 1 (0.93%) MySQL
2 1 (0.93%) Snowflake Schema
2 1 (0.93%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 14 (13.08%) Jenkins
2 12 (11.21%) JIRA
3 6 (5.61%) Gradle
3 6 (5.61%) SonarQube
4 4 (3.74%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.87%) Selenium
6 1 (0.93%) Appium
6 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.93%) CocoaPods
6 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.93%) fastlane
6 1 (0.93%) JUnit
6 1 (0.93%) Maven
6 1 (0.93%) Mockito
6 1 (0.93%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.93%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.93%) Xcode
General
1 84 (78.50%) Banking
2 55 (51.40%) Finance
3 13 (12.15%) Retail
4 6 (5.61%) Marketing
4 6 (5.61%) Publishing
5 2 (1.87%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (1.87%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.87%) Law
5 2 (1.87%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.93%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 23 (21.50%) Architect
2 14 (13.08%) Developer
3 12 (11.21%) Security Architect
4 11 (10.28%) Cloud Architect
5 9 (8.41%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (6.54%) Android Developer
6 7 (6.54%) Lead Architect
6 7 (6.54%) Lead Developer
6 7 (6.54%) Technical Leader
7 6 (5.61%) Administrator
7 6 (5.61%) JIRA Administrator
7 6 (5.61%) Lead Android Developer
7 6 (5.61%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.67%) Analyst
8 5 (4.67%) AWS Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) Scrum Master
8 5 (4.67%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.74%) AWS DevOps
9 4 (3.74%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.28%) Kafka
1 11 (10.28%) Spring Boot
2 8 (7.48%) XML
3 7 (6.54%) RxJava
4 6 (5.61%) Flutter
4 6 (5.61%) React Native
4 6 (5.61%) RxSwift
5 5 (4.67%) .NET
5 5 (4.67%) Node.js
6 4 (3.74%) NativeScript
6 4 (3.74%) Spring
7 3 (2.80%) Apache Camel
7 3 (2.80%) CSS
7 3 (2.80%) Spring Cloud
7 3 (2.80%) Spring Security
7 3 (2.80%) Web Services
8 2 (1.87%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.87%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.87%) HTML
8 2 (1.87%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.02%) Mobile App
2 12 (11.21%) User Experience
3 11 (10.28%) Mobile Banking
4 4 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.87%) Cybercrime
5 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.87%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.87%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.93%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.93%) iPad
6 1 (0.93%) iPhone
6 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.95%) Android
2 10 (9.35%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.80%) Linux
3 3 (2.80%) Windows
3 3 (2.80%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (36.45%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (24.30%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 22 (20.56%) Project Delivery
4 17 (15.89%) Fintech
5 13 (12.15%) Digital Banking
5 13 (12.15%) Microservices
5 13 (12.15%) Migration
6 12 (11.21%) Data Security
6 12 (11.21%) DevOps
6 12 (11.21%) Security Architecture
7 10 (9.35%) Android Development
7 10 (9.35%) Mentoring
8 9 (8.41%) Requirements Gathering
8 9 (8.41%) Thought Leadership
8 9 (8.41%) Wealth Management
9 8 (7.48%) CRM
9 8 (7.48%) Dashboard Development
9 8 (7.48%) Information Security
9 8 (7.48%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (7.48%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.10%) Java
2 12 (11.21%) Python
3 11 (10.28%) Kotlin
4 7 (6.54%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.61%) Go
6 5 (4.67%) Apple Swift
6 5 (4.67%) SQL
7 4 (3.74%) Java 8
8 3 (2.80%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.87%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.87%) PHP
9 2 (1.87%) Ruby
10 1 (0.93%) C#
10 1 (0.93%) R
10 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.93%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (8.41%) Degree
2 5 (4.67%) CISSP
3 2 (1.87%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 2 (1.87%) CISA
3 2 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.87%) CISM
3 2 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.87%) CSSLP
3 2 (1.87%) MCSA
3 2 (1.87%) MCSE
3 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.93%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.93%) CRISC
4 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.93%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.93%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.35%) QA
2 2 (1.87%) NIST
2 2 (1.87%) PSD2
2 2 (1.87%) SEPA
3 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.80%) Docker
2 2 (1.87%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (7.48%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (5.61%) Ansible
3 5 (4.67%) Kubernetes
4 4 (3.74%) Terraform
5 3 (2.80%) Puppet
6 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (18.69%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.48%) Atlassian
3 6 (5.61%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.74%) FIS
5 2 (1.87%) Fiserv
5 2 (1.87%) Google
5 2 (1.87%) Qualys
5 2 (1.87%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.87%) Splunk
5 2 (1.87%) Temenos
6 1 (0.93%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.93%) Adobe
6 1 (0.93%) Apple
6 1 (0.93%) Calypso
6 1 (0.93%) Cisco
6 1 (0.93%) Informatica