The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 25 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 1.52% 7.69% 2.86%
As % of the General category 4.17% 16.13% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +30.43%
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 Dundee region.

General Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
24 31 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 36.36% 47.69% 75.71%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 44
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,995 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Finance
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Finance Salary Trend in Dundee

Finance
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) Law
1 5 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (71.43%) Systems Analysis
1 5 (71.43%) SIEM
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) GWT
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 5 (71.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Security Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Operations Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Security Operations Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Systems Analysis
1 5 (71.43%) SIEM
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Google