Period
to 1 October 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 1 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retail Banking
UK
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 569 802 726
Rank change year-on-year +233 -76 -648
Permanent jobs citing Retail Banking 120 277 481
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.20% 0.29%
As % of the General category 0.65% 0.50% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 107 212 291
Median annual salary £85,000 £63,750 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -5.56% +8.00%
10th Percentile £46,150 £33,797 £44,000
90th Percentile £111,000 £96,125 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,250 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.82% - +6.80%

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 18,418 55,557 71,330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.35% 39.61% 43.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14,500 41,680 54,646
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £34,000 £30,782 £29,750
90th Percentile £101,250 £92,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% +2.27%

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 1 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Retail Banking in the UK

Retail Banking
Top 12 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 1 October 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 +250 115 £85,000 +30.77% 24
London +197 106 £87,500 +19.45% 21
UK excluding London +263 13 £51,250 -6.82% 3
Work from Home +56 5 £51,500 -32.46% 3
Midlands +134 4 £80,000 +135.29%
North of England +154 3 £46,000 -20.00% 2
Yorkshire +129 3 £46,000 -16.36% 2
Scotland +89 3 £46,750 +23.03%
South East +213 2 £71,000 +15.45%
West Midlands +101 2 £85,000 +150.00%
East Midlands +92 2 £37,500 -42.31%
Wales - 1 £70,000 -

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 88 (73.33%) Banking
2 62 (51.67%) Finance
3 35 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (22.50%) Fintech
5 25 (20.83%) Azure
6 23 (19.17%) Java
7 20 (16.67%) AWS
8 18 (15.00%) Microsoft
9 15 (12.50%) JavaScript
9 15 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 15 (12.50%) User Experience
10 14 (11.67%) Android
10 14 (11.67%) JIRA
10 14 (11.67%) Wealth Management
10 14 (11.67%) Confluence
11 13 (10.83%) Apple iOS
11 13 (10.83%) Microsoft Intune
11 13 (10.83%) Python
11 13 (10.83%) Kotlin
12 12 (10.00%) Slack
12 12 (10.00%) Mobile App
12 12 (10.00%) SaaS
12 12 (10.00%) Atlassian
13 11 (9.17%) Degree
13 11 (9.17%) Migration
13 11 (9.17%) Scrum
13 11 (9.17%) CRM
13 11 (9.17%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 11 (9.17%) Microservices
13 11 (9.17%) DevOps

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 14 (11.67%) Confluence
2 6 (5.00%) Apache
2 6 (5.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.67%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.50%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.83%) InVision
3 1 (0.83%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 9 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.67%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 25 (20.83%) Azure
2 20 (16.67%) AWS
3 12 (10.00%) SaaS
3 12 (10.00%) Slack
4 9 (7.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (7.50%) GCP
4 9 (7.50%) Mavenlink
5 6 (5.00%) Office 365
6 2 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.67%) Firebase
6 2 (1.67%) GitHub
7 1 (0.83%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.83%) AWS CodeCommit
7 1 (0.83%) AWS CodePipeline
7 1 (0.83%) AWS OpsWorks
7 1 (0.83%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.83%) npm
7 1 (0.83%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.83%) Network Security
2 3 (2.50%) Internet
3 1 (0.83%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.50%) Data Mining
1 3 (2.50%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (1.67%) Big Data
2 2 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.67%) DataStage
3 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.83%) MySQL
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (11.67%) JIRA
2 6 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.50%) Mockito
4 2 (1.67%) EasyMock
5 1 (0.83%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.83%) CocoaPods
5 1 (0.83%) fastlane
5 1 (0.83%) Gatling
5 1 (0.83%) Gradle
5 1 (0.83%) JMeter
5 1 (0.83%) JUnit
5 1 (0.83%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.83%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (0.83%) Selenium
5 1 (0.83%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.83%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.83%) Xcode
General
1 88 (73.33%) Banking
2 62 (51.67%) Finance
3 10 (8.33%) Marketing
4 9 (7.50%) Retail
5 3 (2.50%) Legal
5 3 (2.50%) Private Banking
6 2 (1.67%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.67%) Law
6 2 (1.67%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.83%) Publishing
7 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (19.17%) Architect
2 19 (15.83%) Developer
3 12 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (7.50%) Analyst
4 9 (7.50%) Lead Architect
5 8 (6.67%) Administrator
5 8 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
5 8 (6.67%) JIRA Administrator
5 8 (6.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 7 (5.83%) Security Architect
7 6 (5.00%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.33%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.33%) Lead Developer
9 4 (3.33%) PHP Developer
9 4 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (2.50%) Operations Analyst
10 3 (2.50%) Scrum Master
10 3 (2.50%) Security Analyst
10 3 (2.50%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.33%) Flutter
1 10 (8.33%) React Native
1 10 (8.33%) RxSwift
2 9 (7.50%) Node.js
2 9 (7.50%) XML
3 8 (6.67%) .NET
3 8 (6.67%) Kafka
3 8 (6.67%) NativeScript
4 7 (5.83%) CSS
5 6 (5.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (5.00%) HTML
5 6 (5.00%) Spring
6 5 (4.17%) AngularJS
6 5 (4.17%) Spring Security
7 4 (3.33%) Spring Boot
8 3 (2.50%) Apache Camel
8 3 (2.50%) jQuery
8 3 (2.50%) Laravel
8 3 (2.50%) React
8 3 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.50%) User Experience
2 12 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 8 (6.67%) Mobile Banking
4 7 (5.83%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Licensing
6 3 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.50%) Cybercrime
6 3 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.50%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.67%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.83%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.83%) Digital Currency
8 1 (0.83%) iPad
8 1 (0.83%) iPhone
8 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.83%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.83%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.67%) Android
2 13 (10.83%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.17%) Windows
4 4 (3.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.83%) Linux
5 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (22.50%) Fintech
3 15 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 14 (11.67%) Wealth Management
5 11 (9.17%) CRM
5 11 (9.17%) DevOps
5 11 (9.17%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 11 (9.17%) Microservices
5 11 (9.17%) Migration
5 11 (9.17%) Requirements Gathering
5 11 (9.17%) Scrum
6 10 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (8.33%) Front End Development
6 10 (8.33%) Thought Leadership
7 9 (7.50%) Dashboard Development
7 9 (7.50%) Data Security
7 9 (7.50%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (7.50%) Process Improvement
7 9 (7.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (19.17%) Java
2 15 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 13 (10.83%) Kotlin
3 13 (10.83%) Python
4 10 (8.33%) Go
5 9 (7.50%) Apple Swift
6 6 (5.00%) SQL
7 5 (4.17%) PHP
8 4 (3.33%) C#
8 4 (3.33%) Java 8
9 3 (2.50%) PHP 7
9 3 (2.50%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.50%) Scala
10 2 (1.67%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.83%) C++
11 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.83%) VBA
11 1 (0.83%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (9.17%) Degree
2 4 (3.33%) CISSP
3 3 (2.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 3 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.83%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.83%) CISM
4 1 (0.83%) CSSLP
4 1 (0.83%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.83%) MCSA
4 1 (0.83%) MCSE
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.17%) SEPA
2 3 (2.50%) PSD2
2 3 (2.50%) SLA
3 2 (1.67%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.83%) GDPR
4 1 (0.83%) NIST
System Software
1 5 (4.17%) Docker
2 4 (3.33%) Virtual Desktop
2 4 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.33%) XenApp
2 4 (3.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (10.83%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (5.00%) Kubernetes
3 4 (3.33%) Ansible
3 4 (3.33%) SCCM
4 2 (1.67%) Terraform
5 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.83%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.83%) Puppet
5 1 (0.83%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 18 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.00%) Atlassian
3 9 (7.50%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.33%) Citrix
4 4 (3.33%) VMware
5 3 (2.50%) FIS
5 3 (2.50%) Zend
6 2 (1.67%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.67%) Fiserv
6 2 (1.67%) Temenos
7 1 (0.83%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.83%) Adobe
7 1 (0.83%) Apple
7 1 (0.83%) Cisco
7 1 (0.83%) Google
7 1 (0.83%) Informatica
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle
7 1 (0.83%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.83%) Splunk
7 1 (0.83%) Teradata