The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 490 539 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.61% 34.53% 35.02%
As % of the General category 76.32% 65.57% 71.23%
Number of salaries quoted 303 312 331
Median salary £50,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.20% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,100 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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 Edinburgh region.

General Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
642 822 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 51.90% 52.66% 49.17%
Number of salaries quoted 396 471 473
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Finance
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Finance Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Finance
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Finance.

1 255 (26.29%) Banking
2 251 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
3 229 (23.61%) Retail
4 215 (22.16%) Project Management
5 158 (16.29%) Analytical Skills
6 147 (15.15%) SQL
7 137 (14.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 132 (13.61%) Degree
9 131 (13.51%) Java
10 119 (12.27%) Oracle
11 112 (11.55%) JavaScript
12 104 (10.72%) Scrum
12 104 (10.72%) Data Centre
13 100 (10.31%) HTML
14 99 (10.21%) Business Intelligence
15 94 (9.69%) Microsoft
16 91 (9.38%) C#
17 87 (8.97%) CSS
18 83 (8.56%) .NET
19 82 (8.45%) SQL Server
20 81 (8.35%) Software Engineering
21 80 (8.25%) Telecoms
22 77 (7.94%) Business Analysis
23 70 (7.22%) MS Excel
24 61 (6.29%) Games
25 59 (6.08%) Retail Banking
26 57 (5.88%) Git (software)
27 54 (5.57%) Data Warehouse
27 54 (5.57%) ITIL
27 54 (5.57%) Continuous Integration

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (3.92%) SAS
2 17 (1.75%) SharePoint
3 12 (1.24%) IIS
4 10 (1.03%) CMS
5 8 (0.82%) Confluence
6 7 (0.72%) MS Exchange
7 5 (0.52%) Apache
7 5 (0.52%) ArcGIS
7 5 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.31%) JBoss
8 3 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.21%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.21%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.10%) Drupal
10 1 (0.10%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.10%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 70 (7.22%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.16%) MS Office
3 17 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.34%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.13%) MS Project
6 9 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.21%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.21%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (1.44%) Markit EDM
3 10 (1.03%) Sonata
4 7 (0.72%) MultiFonds
4 7 (0.72%) thinkFolio
5 4 (0.41%) Hyperion Planning
5 4 (0.41%) SAP SCM
6 3 (0.31%) assyst
6 3 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.31%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.31%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.21%) HFM
7 2 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.21%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.68%) SaaS
2 9 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.52%) IaaS
4 4 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.41%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.10%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 47 (4.85%) Firewall
2 34 (3.51%) TCP/IP
3 29 (2.99%) LAN
3 29 (2.99%) WAN
4 27 (2.78%) BGP
4 27 (2.78%) EIGRP
5 22 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
5 22 (2.27%) DHCP
5 22 (2.27%) DMVPN
5 22 (2.27%) DNS
5 22 (2.27%) MPLS
5 22 (2.27%) OSPF
5 22 (2.27%) SNA
5 22 (2.27%) Wireless
6 18 (1.86%) Network Security
7 8 (0.82%) SAN
8 7 (0.72%) Multicast
8 7 (0.72%) VoIP
9 6 (0.62%) Internet
9 6 (0.62%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (8.45%) SQL Server
2 54 (5.57%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (3.20%) Big Data
4 29 (2.99%) Relational Database
4 29 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (2.27%) OLAP
6 20 (2.06%) Oracle BI EE
6 20 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (1.96%) MongoDB
8 17 (1.75%) Oracle OLAP
9 16 (1.65%) Hadoop
10 14 (1.44%) Apache Hive
10 14 (1.44%) BusinessObjects
10 14 (1.44%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 13 (1.34%) Base SAS
11 13 (1.34%) BusinessObjects XI
12 12 (1.24%) HBase
12 12 (1.24%) QlikView
13 11 (1.13%) RDBMS
13 11 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 57 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 35 (3.61%) Grunt
2 35 (3.61%) gulp
2 35 (3.61%) Maven
3 32 (3.30%) JIRA
4 29 (2.99%) Ant
5 28 (2.89%) Visual Studio
6 24 (2.47%) Bower
7 23 (2.37%) Subversion
8 20 (2.06%) Selenium
9 16 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (1.55%) PowerBuilder
11 14 (1.44%) Jenkins
12 11 (1.13%) GoCD
12 11 (1.13%) HP UFT
13 10 (1.03%) Cucumber
14 9 (0.93%) Axure RP
14 9 (0.93%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 9 (0.93%) Robot Framework
15 8 (0.82%) SpecFlow
General
1 255 (26.29%) Banking
2 229 (23.61%) Retail
3 80 (8.25%) Telecoms
4 61 (6.29%) Games
5 59 (6.08%) Retail Banking
6 42 (4.33%) Marketing
7 41 (4.23%) Investment Banking
7 41 (4.23%) Pharmaceutical
8 28 (2.89%) Financial Institution
9 25 (2.58%) Local Government
10 22 (2.27%) Manufacturing
11 20 (2.06%) Law
12 19 (1.96%) Back Office
13 17 (1.75%) Electronics
14 16 (1.65%) Billing
15 10 (1.03%) Legal
16 8 (0.82%) Multimedia
16 8 (0.82%) Private Banking
17 6 (0.62%) Front Office
18 3 (0.31%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 211 (21.75%) Analyst
2 165 (17.01%) Developer
3 129 (13.30%) Project Manager
4 81 (8.35%) Consultant
5 78 (8.04%) Architect
6 63 (6.49%) Senior Analyst
7 55 (5.67%) Business Analyst
8 52 (5.36%) IT Analyst
9 49 (5.05%) IT Manager
10 46 (4.74%) Senior Developer
11 42 (4.33%) Java Developer
12 36 (3.71%) Infrastructure Manager
12 36 (3.71%) Solutions Architect
13 34 (3.51%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 32 (3.30%) Network Consultant
15 31 (3.20%) IT Project Manager
15 31 (3.20%) Software Engineer
16 30 (3.09%) Graduate
17 29 (2.99%) Software Developer
18 27 (2.78%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (10.31%) HTML
2 87 (8.97%) CSS
3 83 (8.56%) .NET
4 52 (5.36%) HTML5
5 49 (5.05%) AngularJS
6 39 (4.02%) ASP.NET
7 35 (3.61%) CSS3
8 33 (3.40%) LESS
9 32 (3.30%) Ember.js
10 31 (3.20%) Backbone.js
10 31 (3.20%) Spring
11 30 (3.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 26 (2.68%) Ajax
13 25 (2.58%) Hibernate
13 25 (2.58%) Sass
14 23 (2.37%) REST
15 18 (1.86%) J2EE
16 17 (1.75%) XML
17 16 (1.65%) jQuery
18 13 (1.34%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 158 (16.29%) Analytical Skills
2 104 (10.72%) Data Centre
3 47 (4.85%) User Experience
4 39 (4.02%) Computer Science
5 24 (2.47%) Social Media
6 22 (2.27%) Mathematics
7 19 (1.96%) Management Information System
8 17 (1.75%) Economics
9 12 (1.24%) Physics
9 12 (1.24%) Psychology
9 12 (1.24%) Virtual Team
9 12 (1.24%) Visualisation
10 11 (1.13%) Data Structures
11 10 (1.03%) PMI
12 9 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (0.82%) Algorithms
13 8 (0.82%) Client/Server
14 7 (0.72%) Fixed Income
14 7 (0.72%) Grid Computing
14 7 (0.72%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 52 (5.36%) Unix
2 48 (4.95%) Windows
3 41 (4.23%) Linux
4 23 (2.37%) Android
5 21 (2.16%) Apple iOS
6 20 (2.06%) Windows Server
7 17 (1.75%) Solaris
8 5 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.41%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.10%) AIX
11 1 (0.10%) Debian
11 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.10%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (22.16%) Project Management
3 137 (14.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 104 (10.72%) Scrum
5 99 (10.21%) Business Intelligence
6 81 (8.35%) Software Engineering
7 77 (7.94%) Business Analysis
8 54 (5.57%) Continuous Integration
8 54 (5.57%) ITIL
9 53 (5.46%) Asset Management
10 50 (5.15%) ETL
10 50 (5.15%) Migration
10 50 (5.15%) SDLC
11 48 (4.95%) PRINCE2
12 44 (4.54%) Mentoring
13 42 (4.33%) Investment Management
14 40 (4.12%) Data Modelling
15 39 (4.02%) Data Analysis
15 39 (4.02%) Web Design
16 37 (3.81%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 147 (15.15%) SQL
2 131 (13.51%) Java
3 112 (11.55%) JavaScript
4 91 (9.38%) C#
5 32 (3.30%) PL/SQL
6 25 (2.58%) VBA
7 24 (2.47%) Perl
7 24 (2.47%) Python
8 21 (2.16%) C++
8 21 (2.16%) Ruby
9 16 (1.65%) Shell Script
10 13 (1.34%) Bash Shell
10 13 (1.34%) T-SQL
11 11 (1.13%) VB.NET
12 9 (0.93%) PowerShell
13 7 (0.72%) C
14 6 (0.62%) R
15 5 (0.52%) MATLAB
16 4 (0.41%) Groovy
17 2 (0.21%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 132 (13.61%) Degree
2 38 (3.92%) CCNP
2 38 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (2.78%) CCNA
4 23 (2.37%) CCIE
5 13 (1.34%) CISSP
5 13 (1.34%) PMI Certification
6 10 (1.03%) CCSA
6 10 (1.03%) CCSE
6 10 (1.03%) CCSP
6 10 (1.03%) CISM
6 10 (1.03%) ISTQB
7 9 (0.93%) APMP
7 9 (0.93%) ISEB
7 9 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (0.82%) PMP
9 7 (0.72%) CISA
10 6 (0.62%) PhD
11 5 (0.52%) CEH
11 5 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.99%) QA
2 26 (2.68%) SLA
3 18 (1.86%) COBIT
4 10 (1.03%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.72%) MiFID
6 5 (0.52%) Basel III
6 5 (0.52%) Dodd-Frank
6 5 (0.52%) EMIR
6 5 (0.52%) PMBOK
6 5 (0.52%) UCITS
7 4 (0.41%) IAS 39
8 3 (0.31%) P3O
8 3 (0.31%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.21%) AIFMD
10 1 (0.10%) Basel II
10 1 (0.10%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.10%) FATCA
10 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (1.13%) Docker
4 9 (0.93%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.52%) Firmware
5 5 (0.52%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.21%) HDFS
6 2 (0.21%) Squid
7 1 (0.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.10%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 1 (0.10%) MetaFrame
7 1 (0.10%) NFS
7 1 (0.10%) RACF
7 1 (0.10%) Samba
7 1 (0.10%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.10%) Veritas File System
7 1 (0.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 17 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (1.75%) Puppet
2 11 (1.13%) Capistrano
2 11 (1.13%) Mesos
3 10 (1.03%) FortiGate
4 7 (0.72%) SCCM
5 5 (0.52%) SCOM
6 3 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.21%) Ansible
7 2 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.10%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.10%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.10%) zSecure
Vendors
1 119 (12.27%) Oracle
2 94 (9.69%) Microsoft
3 38 (3.92%) CheckPoint
3 38 (3.92%) Cisco
3 38 (3.92%) SAP
4 32 (3.30%) Fortinet
5 29 (2.99%) VMware
6 26 (2.68%) Informatica
7 17 (1.75%) Charles River
7 17 (1.75%) Cognos
7 17 (1.75%) Tableau
8 16 (1.65%) Veritas
9 15 (1.55%) EMC
10 14 (1.44%) HP
11 13 (1.34%) IBM
12 11 (1.13%) Sybase
13 10 (1.03%) Adobe
13 10 (1.03%) FNZ
13 10 (1.03%) Hyperion
13 10 (1.03%) Splunk
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Tesco Bank
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Tesco Bank
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: excellent plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Amazing Perks
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £33000 - £37500 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Tesco Bank
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Tesco Bank
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus+home working+benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & great benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
TDA Group
Salary: £55000 - £62500 per annum + Bonus +OT
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago