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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 11 24 34
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Permanent jobs citing Finance 21 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 7.92% 6.77% 3.50%
As % of the General category 32.31% 30.51% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 9
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £44,600 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £80,500
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
65 59 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 24.53% 22.18% 19.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38 51 45
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £72,500 £57,500
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 29 August 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 9 (33.33%) SAP
1 9 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 9 (33.33%) Degree
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 5 (18.52%) Project Management
3 5 (18.52%) CSS
3 5 (18.52%) C#
3 5 (18.52%) HTML
3 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) ERP
3 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
3 5 (18.52%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (14.81%) SAP SCM
4 4 (14.81%) Document Management
4 4 (14.81%) Logistics
4 4 (14.81%) Supply Chain Management
4 4 (14.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (14.81%) SAP PLM
4 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
4 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (14.81%) SAP SD
4 4 (14.81%) Intranet
4 4 (14.81%) SAP MM
4 4 (14.81%) SAP PP
4 4 (14.81%) OOP
4 4 (14.81%) ABAP
4 4 (14.81%) XML
4 4 (14.81%) Sage
4 4 (14.81%) Advertising
4 4 (14.81%) PLM

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (14.81%) SAP SCM
2 4 (14.81%) SAP PLM
2 4 (14.81%) SAP SD
2 4 (14.81%) SAP MM
2 4 (14.81%) SAP PP
2 4 (14.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (3.70%) SAP HR
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (3.70%) SAP HCM
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) LSMW
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (14.81%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) SAP Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) SAP MM Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Design Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle Architect
7 1 (3.70%) IT Assistant
7 1 (3.70%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Applications Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Portfolio Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) CSS
1 5 (18.52%) HTML
2 4 (14.81%) XML
3 3 (11.11%) .NET
4 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.70%) jQuery
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.70%) HTML5
5 1 (3.70%) CSS3
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) UNIX
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 5 (18.52%) Project Management
2 5 (18.52%) ERP
3 4 (14.81%) OOP
3 4 (14.81%) PLM
3 4 (14.81%) Document Management
3 4 (14.81%) Logistics
3 4 (14.81%) Supply Chain Management
4 3 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.70%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (3.70%) Business Development
6 1 (3.70%) Time Management
6 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Information Management
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) C#
1 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.81%) ABAP
3 3 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) C
4 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) SAP
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) Sage
4 1 (3.70%) Nintex
4 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.70%) PeopleSoft
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