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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 385 465 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.68% 36.93% 39.57%
As % of the General category 73.90% 63.44% 71.93%
Number of salaries quoted 274 254 308
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £63,550 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
521 733 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 46.94% 58.22% 55.01%
Number of salaries quoted 378 444 415
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,500 £67,500
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 22 February 2017.

Finance Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 210 (28.77%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (22.74%) SQL
3 146 (20.00%) Project Management
4 136 (18.63%) Analytical Skills
5 120 (16.44%) C#
6 118 (16.16%) Banking
7 108 (14.79%) Java
7 108 (14.79%) .NET
8 106 (14.52%) Degree
9 104 (14.25%) Oracle
10 99 (13.56%) Microsoft
11 84 (11.51%) Stakeholder Management
12 82 (11.23%) Scrum
13 80 (10.96%) JavaScript
14 76 (10.41%) SQL Server
15 70 (9.59%) HTML
15 70 (9.59%) MS Excel
16 68 (9.32%) Retail
17 66 (9.04%) CSS
18 62 (8.49%) Analytics
19 58 (7.95%) AngularJS
19 58 (7.95%) PL/SQL
20 52 (7.12%) Firewall
21 50 (6.85%) User Experience
22 47 (6.44%) Linux
23 46 (6.30%) Continuous Integration
24 44 (6.03%) Business Intelligence
25 41 (5.62%) Python
25 41 (5.62%) Git (software)
26 40 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server

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 (5.21%) SAS
2 14 (1.92%) CMS
2 14 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (1.78%) Apache Pig
4 10 (1.37%) JBoss
5 8 (1.10%) MS Exchange
6 7 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (0.82%) Apache Spark
8 5 (0.68%) ArcGIS
8 5 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (0.68%) IIS
9 4 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (0.55%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.41%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.27%) Confluence
11 2 (0.27%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.14%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 70 (9.59%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.19%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (1.92%) MS Office
4 12 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.82%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.55%) MS Project
8 1 (0.14%) Maya
8 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (1.37%) Sonata
2 6 (0.82%) assyst
2 6 (0.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.82%) SAP CO
2 6 (0.82%) SAP FI
2 6 (0.82%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (0.68%) Markit EDM
3 5 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.55%) HFM
4 4 (0.55%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (0.55%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.55%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 4 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.55%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.41%) SAP SCM
6 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.68%) iPaaS
4 4 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.55%) Office 365
5 3 (0.41%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.41%) PaaS
5 3 (0.41%) SaaS
6 2 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.27%) IaaS
7 1 (0.14%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 52 (7.12%) Firewall
2 25 (3.42%) Network Security
3 17 (2.33%) TCP/IP
4 16 (2.19%) GoToMeeting
4 16 (2.19%) LAN
4 16 (2.19%) WAN
5 15 (2.05%) Intrusion Detection
6 13 (1.78%) BGP
6 13 (1.78%) OSPF
7 12 (1.64%) Wireless
8 11 (1.51%) DNS
8 11 (1.51%) EIGRP
8 11 (1.51%) MPLS
9 10 (1.37%) SAN
10 9 (1.23%) DHCP
11 8 (1.10%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (1.10%) DMVPN
11 8 (1.10%) SNA
12 5 (0.68%) Internet
13 4 (0.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (10.41%) SQL Server
2 33 (4.52%) Hadoop
3 31 (4.25%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (3.84%) Relational Database
5 25 (3.42%) Oracle Database
6 23 (3.15%) Apache Hive
7 18 (2.47%) Data Mining
8 16 (2.19%) Big Data
8 16 (2.19%) RDBMS
9 15 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (1.37%) DB2
13 8 (1.10%) Data Mart
13 8 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (0.96%) GIS
14 7 (0.96%) Oracle Database 12c
15 6 (0.82%) HBase
15 6 (0.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 41 (5.62%) Git (software)
2 40 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (4.52%) Visual Studio
4 32 (4.38%) JIRA
5 29 (3.97%) Axure RP
6 28 (3.84%) Selenium
7 24 (3.29%) PowerBuilder
8 16 (2.19%) Bower
8 16 (2.19%) gulp
8 16 (2.19%) SpecFlow
9 15 (2.05%) ERwin
10 13 (1.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 13 (1.78%) Grunt
11 11 (1.51%) Cucumber
12 10 (1.37%) HP UFT
12 10 (1.37%) Jenkins
13 9 (1.23%) WebDriver
14 7 (0.96%) FitNesse
14 7 (0.96%) NUnit
15 6 (0.82%) Subversion
General
1 118 (16.16%) Banking
2 68 (9.32%) Retail
3 37 (5.07%) Retail Banking
4 29 (3.97%) Legal
4 29 (3.97%) Marketing
5 24 (3.29%) Games
6 18 (2.47%) Law
6 18 (2.47%) Telecoms
7 16 (2.19%) Financial Institution
8 12 (1.64%) Back Office
8 12 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (0.82%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.55%) Electronics
10 4 (0.55%) General Ledger
10 4 (0.55%) Local Government
11 3 (0.41%) Billing
12 2 (0.27%) Publishing
13 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.14%) Automotive
13 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 151 (20.68%) Developer
2 138 (18.90%) Analyst
3 80 (10.96%) Project Manager
4 56 (7.67%) Consultant
5 41 (5.62%) Architect
6 39 (5.34%) Senior Developer
7 37 (5.07%) IT Manager
8 34 (4.66%) Designer
9 33 (4.52%) UX Designer
10 27 (3.70%) IT Analyst
10 27 (3.70%) Java Developer
11 25 (3.42%) Business Analyst
12 22 (3.01%) Analyst Programmer
12 22 (3.01%) IT Project Manager
12 22 (3.01%) Programmer
13 20 (2.74%) Infrastructure Manager
14 19 (2.60%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 19 (2.60%) Network Consultant
14 19 (2.60%) Senior Analyst
14 19 (2.60%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (14.79%) .NET
2 70 (9.59%) HTML
3 66 (9.04%) CSS
4 58 (7.95%) AngularJS
5 40 (5.48%) ASP.NET
6 36 (4.93%) Web Services
7 35 (4.79%) .NET Framework
8 32 (4.38%) XML
9 22 (3.01%) LESS
9 22 (3.01%) RESTful
10 18 (2.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 17 (2.33%) Backbone.js
11 17 (2.33%) Ember.js
11 17 (2.33%) HTML5
11 17 (2.33%) JSON
11 17 (2.33%) Sass
12 16 (2.19%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (2.05%) Gherkin
14 14 (1.92%) Ajax
15 13 (1.78%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 136 (18.63%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (6.85%) User Experience
3 26 (3.56%) Data Centre
4 25 (3.42%) Computer Science
4 25 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (2.74%) Cyberthreat
6 18 (2.47%) Fintech
7 12 (1.64%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.51%) Virtual Team
9 8 (1.10%) Security Operations Centre
10 7 (0.96%) Replication
11 6 (0.82%) Cyber Defence
12 5 (0.68%) Credit Risk
12 5 (0.68%) Taxonomies
13 4 (0.55%) Enterprise Storage
13 4 (0.55%) PMI
14 3 (0.41%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.41%) Mainframe
14 3 (0.41%) Mobile App
15 2 (0.27%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 47 (6.44%) Linux
2 37 (5.07%) Windows
3 17 (2.33%) Unix
3 17 (2.33%) Windows Server
4 5 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.55%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.55%) Solaris
6 3 (0.41%) Android
7 2 (0.27%) Windows 2000
7 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.14%) AIX
8 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (28.77%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (20.00%) Project Management
3 84 (11.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 82 (11.23%) Scrum
5 62 (8.49%) Analytics
6 46 (6.30%) Continuous Integration
7 44 (6.03%) Business Intelligence
8 39 (5.34%) Change Management
9 37 (5.07%) Continuous Improvement
9 37 (5.07%) Data Modelling
9 37 (5.07%) TDD
9 37 (5.07%) Wireframes
10 36 (4.93%) Infrastructure Management
10 36 (4.93%) ITIL
11 35 (4.79%) ETL
11 35 (4.79%) Risk Management
12 34 (4.66%) Migration
12 34 (4.66%) Responsive Web Design
13 32 (4.38%) Integration Testing
14 31 (4.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 166 (22.74%) SQL
2 120 (16.44%) C#
3 108 (14.79%) Java
4 80 (10.96%) JavaScript
5 58 (7.95%) PL/SQL
6 41 (5.62%) Python
7 27 (3.70%) PowerShell
8 19 (2.60%) R
9 16 (2.19%) Shell Script
9 16 (2.19%) T-SQL
10 6 (0.82%) Perl
10 6 (0.82%) VBA
11 5 (0.68%) MATLAB
11 5 (0.68%) XPath
12 4 (0.55%) Ruby
13 3 (0.41%) C
13 3 (0.41%) PHP
13 3 (0.41%) VB
14 2 (0.27%) C++
14 2 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 106 (14.52%) Degree
2 21 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (2.74%) CCNP
4 18 (2.47%) ISEB
5 14 (1.92%) CISSP
6 12 (1.64%) CCSE
7 11 (1.51%) CCSA
7 11 (1.51%) CCSP
8 10 (1.37%) CISM
9 9 (1.23%) CCNA
10 8 (1.10%) CCIE
11 7 (0.96%) ISTQB
11 7 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.68%) MCSE
12 5 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.55%) PMI Certification
14 3 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 2 (0.27%) CISA
15 2 (0.27%) CRISC
15 2 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.47%) QA
2 15 (2.05%) COBIT
3 9 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.10%) SLA
5 5 (0.68%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.14%) GDPR
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.14%) MiFID
System Software
1 20 (2.74%) Active Directory
1 20 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.96%) VMware ESX
3 6 (0.82%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (0.55%) NFS
5 4 (0.55%) Samba
6 3 (0.41%) XenApp
7 2 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.27%) MetaFrame
7 2 (0.27%) NDS
7 2 (0.27%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (1.78%) Ambari
3 11 (1.51%) FortiGate
4 7 (0.96%) SCCM
5 5 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.68%) Puppet
6 3 (0.41%) Cacti
6 3 (0.41%) Nagios
7 2 (0.27%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 1 (0.14%) Ansible
8 1 (0.14%) SCOM
8 1 (0.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 104 (14.25%) Oracle
2 99 (13.56%) Microsoft
3 31 (4.25%) Cisco
4 28 (3.84%) Adobe
5 27 (3.70%) VMware
6 25 (3.42%) CheckPoint
7 22 (3.01%) Splunk
8 20 (2.74%) Fortinet
9 19 (2.60%) Teradata
10 17 (2.33%) Tableau
11 14 (1.92%) HP
11 14 (1.92%) SAP
12 13 (1.78%) F5
13 11 (1.51%) Red Hat
14 9 (1.23%) Citrix
14 9 (1.23%) IBM
14 9 (1.23%) Informatica
15 8 (1.10%) FNZ
15 8 (1.10%) Pega
15 8 (1.10%) Sitecore
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