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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 13 12 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Finance 5 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 7.69% 8.14% 6.90%
As % of the General category 55.56% 32.81% 30.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 17
Average salary - £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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
9 64 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 13.85% 24.81% 22.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4 38 51
Average salary £26,250 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.27% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,650 £57,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) Intranet
5 3 (25.00%) Process Management
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (25.00%) Document Management
5 3 (25.00%) MKS
5 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) MDX
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (16.67%) Data Architecture
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (16.67%) ERP
6 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 2 (16.67%) Sage
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) OLAP
6 2 (16.67%) SAP
6 2 (16.67%) Advertising
6 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle Receivables

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) OLAP
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 2 (16.67%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Business Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Strategy Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) IT Strategy Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) IT Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (8.33%) CMDB
1 1 (8.33%) iPhone
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Document Management
3 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (25.00%) Process Management
4 2 (16.67%) ERP
4 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Development
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) CISA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) MKS
4 2 (16.67%) Sage
4 2 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + On application
Posted: 5 days ago
Aberdeen, Scotland
Absoft
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago