Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retail Banking
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 792 735 356
Rank change year-on-year -57 -379 +372
Permanent jobs citing Retail Banking 218 401 1,533
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.27% 0.88%
As % of the General category 0.44% 0.65% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 174 275 427
UK median annual salary £61,500 £65,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.38% +12.07% -3.33%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £35,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £107,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -0.94%

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 49,306 61,470 75,630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.93% 40.88% 43.43%
Number of salaries quoted 37,463 46,876 58,875
UK median annual salary £55,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.91% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £29,875
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 25 February 2020.

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 25 February 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 -52 196 £61,500 -5.38% 50
London -36 141 £70,000 -3.45% 41
UK excluding London +18 77 £55,000 - 15
North of England +33 31 £55,000 -0.90% 5
South East +50 18 £56,500 +9.71% 1
Yorkshire +31 15 £55,000 -33.33% 4
Scotland +16 12 £62,000 +26.53% 5
Wales +8 10 £42,500 -34.62% 1
North East +22 9 - - 1
North West +21 7 £85,000 +49.78%
Midlands +26 5 £34,000 -24.44% 3
West Midlands +36 4 £34,000 -60.00% 3
South West +22 1 £37,500 -
East Midlands +16 1 £35,000 -15.15%

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 181 (83.03%) Banking
2 131 (60.09%) Finance
3 96 (44.04%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (19.72%) Fintech
5 37 (16.97%) Waterfall
6 36 (16.51%) DevOps
7 35 (16.06%) Java
8 33 (15.14%) SQL
9 32 (14.68%) C#
9 32 (14.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 30 (13.76%) Test Automation
11 29 (13.30%) Scrum
12 28 (12.84%) AWS
13 27 (12.39%) JIRA
14 25 (11.47%) Jenkins
15 24 (11.01%) Confluence
15 24 (11.01%) JavaScript
16 23 (10.55%) .NET
17 22 (10.09%) AngularJS
18 21 (9.63%) Azure
18 21 (9.63%) HTML
19 20 (9.17%) Python
19 20 (9.17%) Kanban
19 20 (9.17%) Analytics
19 20 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
19 20 (9.17%) React
20 19 (8.72%) Continuous Integration
20 19 (8.72%) Git (software)
20 19 (8.72%) Risk Management
20 19 (8.72%) 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 24 (11.01%) Confluence
2 5 (2.29%) Apache Spark
2 5 (2.29%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.83%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (1.83%) Mule
3 4 (1.83%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.83%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.38%) Anypoint
4 3 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.38%) Jetty
4 3 (1.38%) SAS
4 3 (1.38%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.46%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (2.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.29%) Temenos T24
2 3 (1.38%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 28 (12.84%) AWS
2 21 (9.63%) Azure
3 14 (6.42%) GitHub
4 7 (3.21%) IaaS
4 7 (3.21%) PaaS
5 4 (1.83%) Adobe Analytics
6 3 (1.38%) GCP
7 2 (0.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.92%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.92%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.92%) BlazeMeter
7 2 (0.92%) Sauce Labs
7 2 (0.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.46%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.42%) Internet
2 3 (1.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.59%) Big Data
2 5 (2.29%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.83%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.38%) BigQuery
5 2 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.46%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.46%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.46%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.46%) Impala
6 1 (0.46%) MySQL
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (12.39%) JIRA
2 25 (11.47%) Jenkins
3 19 (8.72%) Git (software)
4 12 (5.50%) Maven
4 12 (5.50%) Sonatype Nexus
5 9 (4.13%) Selenium
6 7 (3.21%) Bitbucket
7 6 (2.75%) Gerrit
7 6 (2.75%) GitLab
7 6 (2.75%) SonarQube
7 6 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.75%) Visual Studio Team System
7 6 (2.75%) webpack
8 5 (2.29%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.29%) Grunt
8 5 (2.29%) gulp
9 3 (1.38%) Appium
9 3 (1.38%) Burp Suite
9 3 (1.38%) HP UFT
9 3 (1.38%) Mockito
General
1 181 (83.03%) Banking
2 131 (60.09%) Finance
3 18 (8.26%) Retail
4 9 (4.13%) Billing
5 8 (3.67%) Private Banking
6 6 (2.75%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.83%) Advertising
7 4 (1.83%) Games
8 3 (1.38%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.92%) Front Office
9 2 (0.92%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.46%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 64 (29.36%) Analyst
2 39 (17.89%) Business Analyst
3 38 (17.43%) Developer
4 20 (9.17%) Project Manager
5 14 (6.42%) Architect
6 13 (5.96%) Banking Analyst
6 13 (5.96%) C# Developer
7 12 (5.50%) DevOps Engineer
7 12 (5.50%) Senior Developer
8 11 (5.05%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (4.13%) Angular Developer
9 9 (4.13%) Full Stack Developer
10 8 (3.67%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
10 8 (3.67%) Senior Manager
10 8 (3.67%) Software Engineer
11 7 (3.21%) .NET Developer
11 7 (3.21%) IT Analyst
11 7 (3.21%) Product Owner
11 7 (3.21%) Qualitative Analyst
11 7 (3.21%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.55%) .NET
2 22 (10.09%) AngularJS
3 21 (9.63%) HTML
4 20 (9.17%) React
5 15 (6.88%) REST
6 14 (6.42%) RESTful
7 12 (5.50%) CSS
7 12 (5.50%) Web Services
8 11 (5.05%) ASP.NET
8 11 (5.05%) Spring
9 10 (4.59%) Node.js
9 10 (4.59%) Spring Boot
10 8 (3.67%) Redux
10 8 (3.67%) SOAP
10 8 (3.67%) Vue.js
11 7 (3.21%) Apache Flex
12 6 (2.75%) JSON
12 6 (2.75%) Kafka
13 5 (2.29%) Hibernate
13 5 (2.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.42%) Online Banking
3 11 (5.05%) Credit Risk
3 11 (5.05%) Virtual Team
4 10 (4.59%) User Experience
5 9 (4.13%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.21%) Mainframe
7 6 (2.75%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (2.29%) Equities
8 5 (2.29%) Exotic Derivative
8 5 (2.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (2.29%) Hedge funds
8 5 (2.29%) Market Risk
9 4 (1.83%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.83%) IBM Mainframe
9 4 (1.83%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.83%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (1.38%) FMCG
10 3 (1.38%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.96%) Linux
1 13 (5.96%) Windows
2 10 (4.59%) Unix
3 6 (2.75%) CoreOS
3 6 (2.75%) zOS
4 3 (1.38%) Android
4 3 (1.38%) Kali Linux
4 3 (1.38%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.46%) Debian
5 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (44.04%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (19.72%) Fintech
3 37 (16.97%) Waterfall
4 36 (16.51%) DevOps
5 32 (14.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (13.76%) Test Automation
7 29 (13.30%) Scrum
8 20 (9.17%) Analytics
8 20 (9.17%) Kanban
9 19 (8.72%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (8.72%) Project Management
9 19 (8.72%) Risk Management
10 18 (8.26%) Microservices
11 17 (7.80%) Business Analysis
12 16 (7.34%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (7.34%) Test Scripting
13 15 (6.88%) SDLC
13 15 (6.88%) User Stories
14 14 (6.42%) Data Analysis
15 13 (5.96%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (16.06%) Java
2 33 (15.14%) SQL
3 32 (14.68%) C#
4 24 (11.01%) JavaScript
5 20 (9.17%) Python
6 7 (3.21%) R
7 6 (2.75%) Java 8
7 6 (2.75%) TypeScript
8 5 (2.29%) C++
8 5 (2.29%) MATLAB
9 4 (1.83%) C
10 3 (1.38%) Kotlin
11 2 (0.92%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.92%) Go
12 1 (0.46%) PHP
12 1 (0.46%) PHP 7
12 1 (0.46%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 14 (6.42%) Degree
2 9 (4.13%) PhD
3 5 (2.29%) Master's Degree
4 4 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.38%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 3 (1.38%) CEH
5 3 (1.38%) CISA
5 3 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.38%) CISM
5 3 (1.38%) MCSE
5 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.38%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 3 (1.38%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 2 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.92%) MCP
6 2 (0.92%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.92%) PMP
6 2 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.46%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.67%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.75%) EMIR
2 6 (2.75%) MiFID
2 6 (2.75%) PSD2
3 5 (2.29%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (1.38%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.38%) QA
5 2 (0.92%) PMO
6 1 (0.46%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (4.13%) Docker
2 5 (2.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (5.50%) Kubernetes
2 8 (3.67%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (3.21%) Ansible
3 7 (3.21%) Puppet
3 7 (3.21%) Terraform
4 6 (2.75%) Rancher
5 3 (1.38%) Nessus
6 2 (0.92%) CA Service Virtualization
6 2 (0.92%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (7.34%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.50%) TOWER Software
3 9 (4.13%) IBM
4 7 (3.21%) Google
4 7 (3.21%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.29%) Temenos
6 4 (1.83%) Adobe
6 4 (1.83%) AppDynamics
6 4 (1.83%) Splunk
7 3 (1.38%) Cassiopae
7 3 (1.38%) FIS
7 3 (1.38%) Fiserv
7 3 (1.38%) MuleSoft
7 3 (1.38%) Unisys
7 3 (1.38%) White Clarke
8 2 (0.92%) CA
8 2 (0.92%) HP
8 2 (0.92%) Murex
8 2 (0.92%) Perfecto Mobile
9 1 (0.46%) OutSystems