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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 7 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 24 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 16.33% 7.88% 9.02%
As % of the General category 63.16% 55.88% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 14
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.54%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
38 34 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 25.85% 14.11% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 34 26 29
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £46,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £49,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 28 January 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 22 (44.90%) SAP
2 21 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 16 (32.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 16 (32.65%) Supply Chain Management
4 15 (30.61%) Logistics
4 15 (30.61%) SAP SCM
4 15 (30.61%) PLM
4 15 (30.61%) SAP PLM
4 15 (30.61%) ABAP
4 15 (30.61%) SAP SD
4 15 (30.61%) SAP MM
4 15 (30.61%) SAP PP
5 10 (20.41%) Oracle
5 10 (20.41%) Degree
6 8 (16.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (16.33%) Oracle EBS R12
6 8 (16.33%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (12.24%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (12.24%) Oracle Financials
7 6 (12.24%) ERP
7 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (12.24%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
8 5 (10.20%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (10.20%) Information Management
8 5 (10.20%) SLA
8 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
8 5 (10.20%) OOP
8 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
8 5 (10.20%) C#

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.12%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (6.12%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Office
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (32.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 15 (30.61%) SAP SD
2 15 (30.61%) SAP MM
2 15 (30.61%) SAP PP
2 15 (30.61%) SAP SCM
2 15 (30.61%) SAP PLM
3 8 (16.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (16.33%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (12.24%) Oracle Financials
4 6 (12.24%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 4 (8.16%) SAP HR
5 4 (8.16%) SAP HCM
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (4.08%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Intranet
2 3 (6.12%) LDAP
2 3 (6.12%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (8.16%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) LSMW
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.08%) Advertising
1 2 (4.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (51.02%) Consultant
2 19 (38.78%) SAP Consultant
3 15 (30.61%) SAP MM Consultant
4 4 (8.16%) SAP HR Consultant
4 4 (8.16%) Functional Consultant
4 4 (8.16%) Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (8.16%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 4 (8.16%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Information Security Officer
4 4 (8.16%) Security Officer
5 3 (6.12%) Desktop Support Technician
5 3 (6.12%) Desktop Technician
5 3 (6.12%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Desktop Support
5 3 (6.12%) Support Technician
6 2 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) HTML
1 5 (10.20%) CSS
1 5 (10.20%) XML
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Windows
1 3 (6.12%) Windows XP
1 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.08%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 16 (32.65%) Supply Chain Management
3 15 (30.61%) Logistics
3 15 (30.61%) PLM
4 6 (12.24%) ERP
4 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (10.20%) OOP
5 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.20%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (10.20%) Regression Testing
5 5 (10.20%) Information Management
6 4 (8.16%) Document Management
6 4 (8.16%) Migration
6 4 (8.16%) Investment Management
6 4 (8.16%) Data Migration
6 4 (8.16%) Business Process Improvement
6 4 (8.16%) Security Management
6 4 (8.16%) Information Security
6 4 (8.16%) ITIL
7 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) ABAP
2 5 (10.20%) C#
2 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.08%) SQL
4 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) CISSP
3 2 (4.08%) ISEB
3 2 (4.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) SLA
2 4 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) SAP
2 10 (20.41%) Oracle
3 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.16%) Business Objects
5 3 (6.12%) Citrix
5 3 (6.12%) Apple
6 2 (4.08%) Sage
6 2 (4.08%) Nintex
7 1 (2.04%) Twitter
Aberdeen
HSBC
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Aberdeen
TSB
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Aberdeen
Mason Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago