The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 6 38 12
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -26
Permanent jobs citing Finance 17 8 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 16.19% 2.19% 13.11%
As % of the General category 77.27% 13.56% 58.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 32
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

General Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
22 59 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 20.95% 16.12% 22.56%
Number of salaries quoted 19 36 56
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,600 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Finance
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Aberdeen region.

Finance Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Finance
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Finance.

1 16 (42.11%) SAP
2 15 (39.47%) Business Analysis
3 10 (26.32%) Risk Assessment
3 10 (26.32%) Information Security
3 10 (26.32%) Security Management
3 10 (26.32%) Oracle
3 10 (26.32%) CISSP
3 10 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (26.32%) Investment Management
4 9 (23.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (23.68%) Supply Chain Management
5 8 (21.05%) Logistics
5 8 (21.05%) SAP SCM
5 8 (21.05%) SAP PLM
5 8 (21.05%) SAP SD
5 8 (21.05%) ABAP
5 8 (21.05%) SAP MM
5 8 (21.05%) SAP PP
5 8 (21.05%) PLM
6 7 (18.42%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (18.42%) ERP
6 7 (18.42%) Degree
7 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
7 5 (13.16%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (13.16%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (13.16%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (10.53%) Business Process Improvement
8 4 (10.53%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 4 (10.53%) Data Migration

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (23.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (21.05%) SAP SD
2 8 (21.05%) SAP MM
2 8 (21.05%) SAP PP
2 8 (21.05%) SAP SCM
2 8 (21.05%) SAP PLM
3 7 (18.42%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (13.16%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (10.53%) SAP HCM
5 4 (10.53%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (10.53%) SAP HR
5 4 (10.53%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (7.89%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) LDAP
1 1 (2.63%) SMTP
1 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) LSMW
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (7.89%) Advertising
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Consultant
2 12 (31.58%) SAP Consultant
3 10 (26.32%) Information Security Officer
3 10 (26.32%) Security Officer
4 8 (21.05%) SAP MM Consultant
5 6 (15.79%) Oracle Consultant
5 6 (15.79%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 6 (15.79%) Functional Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) SAP HR Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) IT Strategy Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) Client Relationship Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Strategy Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 1 (2.63%) IT Support
8 1 (2.63%) Desktop Technician
8 1 (2.63%) Relationships Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) CMDB
2 1 (2.63%) iPhone
2 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
1 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.63%) UNIX
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
2 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
2 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Business Analysis
2 10 (26.32%) Investment Management
2 10 (26.32%) Security Management
2 10 (26.32%) Risk Assessment
2 10 (26.32%) Information Security
3 9 (23.68%) Supply Chain Management
4 8 (21.05%) Logistics
4 8 (21.05%) PLM
5 7 (18.42%) ERP
6 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (10.53%) Project Management
7 4 (10.53%) Regression Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Information Management
7 4 (10.53%) Migration
7 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.53%) Data Migration
7 4 (10.53%) Business Process Improvement
8 2 (5.26%) Change Management
8 2 (5.26%) ITIL
8 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) ABAP
2 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) CISSP
2 7 (18.42%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.63%) CISA
3 1 (2.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) SAP
2 10 (26.32%) Oracle
3 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.53%) Business Objects
5 3 (7.89%) Sage
6 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.63%) HP
6 1 (2.63%) Citrix
6 1 (2.63%) Apple
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