The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SEPA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SEPA over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA)
UK
Rank 831 905 891
Rank change year-on-year +74 -14  
Permanent jobs citing SEPA 29 51 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.049% 0.070%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.28% 0.37% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 28 38 60
Median salary £65,000 £61,250 £78,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.12% -22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,250 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £57,500 £85,000
% change year-on-year -21.73% -32.35%  

SEPA is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 10193 13618 13349
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.14% 13.17% 12.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8039 10773 10320
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

SEPA
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SEPA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for SEPA in the UK

SEPA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SEPA in the UK

SEPA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SEPA over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SEPA in the UK

SEPA
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SEPA within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +85 28 £65,000 +6.12% 2
London +75 26 £65,000 +4.00% 2
City of London +40 2 £65,000 +23.80% 2
South East +49 1 £35,000 -33.33%
East of England +22 1 £45,000 -47.05%
Scotland - 1 £57,500 - 1
Andover - 1 £35,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £57,500 - 1
Stevenage - 1 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £45,000 -

SEPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing SEPA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SEPA.

1 32 (58.18%) Finance
2 26 (47.27%) Banking
3 25 (45.45%) SWIFT
4 17 (30.91%) Retail
5 15 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (23.64%) Business Analysis
7 12 (21.82%) TOGAF
7 12 (21.82%) Presales
8 11 (20.00%) Fintech
9 10 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
10 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (16.36%) SDLC
11 7 (12.73%) C#
12 6 (10.91%) SQL
12 6 (10.91%) Web Services
12 6 (10.91%) Scrum
12 6 (10.91%) ISO 8583
12 6 (10.91%) PCI DSS
13 5 (9.09%) REST
13 5 (9.09%) Oracle
13 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
14 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
14 4 (7.27%) PL/SQL
14 4 (7.27%) Apache
14 4 (7.27%) .NET
14 4 (7.27%) C
14 4 (7.27%) Unix
14 4 (7.27%) Windows
14 4 (7.27%) ProC
14 4 (7.27%) Retail Banking

SEPA
Top Related 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 4 (7.27%) Apache
2 3 (5.45%) SAS
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.82%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.82%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) GitHub
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) WebEx
2 1 (1.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.64%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.82%) Blockchain
3 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) ProC
2 3 (5.45%) ERwin
2 3 (5.45%) Selenium
2 3 (5.45%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
General
1 32 (58.18%) Finance
2 26 (47.27%) Banking
3 17 (30.91%) Retail
4 4 (7.27%) Retail Banking
5 3 (5.45%) Legal
6 2 (3.64%) Back Office
7 1 (1.82%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.82%) Electronics
7 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.82%) Front Office
7 1 (1.82%) International Banking
7 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.82%) Law
7 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.82%) Marketing
7 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) Architect
2 15 (27.27%) Payments Architect
2 15 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (25.45%) Payments Solutions Architect
4 13 (23.64%) Analyst
4 13 (23.64%) Business Analyst
5 12 (21.82%) Payments Analyst
6 11 (20.00%) Payments Business Analyst
7 9 (16.36%) Developer
8 7 (12.73%) Consultant
9 4 (7.27%) C# Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Oracle Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Payments Consultant
9 4 (7.27%) Presales Consultant
10 3 (5.45%) .NET Developer
10 3 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (5.45%) Finance Business Analyst
10 3 (5.45%) QA Tester
10 3 (5.45%) Selenium Tester
10 3 (5.45%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) Web Services
2 5 (9.09%) REST
3 4 (7.27%) .NET
4 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.64%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.64%) ADO.NET
5 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.64%) Entity Framework
5 2 (3.64%) jQuery
5 2 (3.64%) LINQ
5 2 (3.64%) Middleware
5 2 (3.64%) SOAP
6 1 (1.82%) Akka
6 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.82%) JDBC
6 1 (1.82%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.82%) MSMQ
6 1 (1.82%) React
6 1 (1.82%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (45.45%) SWIFT
2 11 (20.00%) Fintech
3 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.45%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.45%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.82%) Derivative
5 1 (1.82%) EMV
5 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.82%) Fedwire
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Unix
1 4 (7.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (23.64%) Business Analysis
3 12 (21.82%) Presales
3 12 (21.82%) TOGAF
4 10 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
5 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (16.36%) SDLC
6 6 (10.91%) Scrum
7 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.27%) Prototyping
8 3 (5.45%) Business Continuity
8 3 (5.45%) Load Testing
8 3 (5.45%) MVC
8 3 (5.45%) Regulatory Compliance
8 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (5.45%) UML
8 3 (5.45%) Validation
8 3 (5.45%) Workflow
9 2 (3.64%) Anti-Money Laundering
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.73%) C#
2 6 (10.91%) SQL
3 4 (7.27%) C
3 4 (7.27%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.64%) Java
6 1 (1.82%) F#
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) ISO 8583
1 6 (10.91%) PCI DSS
2 4 (7.27%) QA
2 4 (7.27%) TARGET2
3 2 (3.64%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.64%) MiFID
4 1 (1.82%) Basel III
4 1 (1.82%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle
2 3 (5.45%) IBM
3 2 (3.64%) Pega
3 2 (3.64%) SAP
3 2 (3.64%) Trillium
4 1 (1.82%) Facebook
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Red10
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £51,296 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago