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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 513 502 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.22% 34.50% 32.73%
As % of the General category 78.20% 65.97% 68.49%
Number of salaries quoted 293 298 310
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 £34,200 £31,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £67,100 £65,750 £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
656 761 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 53.99% 52.30% 47.79%
Number of salaries quoted 371 446 466
Median salary £50,000 £47,250 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.82% +7.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 29 July 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 294 (28.60%) Banking
2 239 (23.25%) Agile Software Development
3 232 (22.57%) Project Management
4 215 (20.91%) Retail
5 161 (15.66%) SQL
6 156 (15.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 153 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
8 140 (13.62%) Oracle
9 138 (13.42%) Degree
10 119 (11.58%) Data Centre
11 114 (11.09%) Java
12 109 (10.60%) Business Intelligence
13 107 (10.41%) Microsoft
14 100 (9.73%) C#
15 98 (9.53%) .NET
16 93 (9.05%) Scrum
17 90 (8.75%) JavaScript
18 88 (8.56%) SQL Server
19 83 (8.07%) HTML
20 79 (7.68%) Business Analysis
21 78 (7.59%) MS Excel
22 74 (7.20%) Software Engineering
23 73 (7.10%) CSS
24 70 (6.81%) ITIL
25 68 (6.61%) Telecoms
26 64 (6.23%) Asset Management
27 62 (6.03%) Data Warehouse
28 58 (5.64%) Windows
29 57 (5.54%) ETL
29 57 (5.54%) Retail Banking

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 44 (4.28%) SAS
2 24 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 12 (1.17%) IIS
4 8 (0.78%) Apache
4 8 (0.78%) CMS
4 8 (0.78%) Confluence
4 8 (0.78%) MS Exchange
5 6 (0.58%) JBoss
6 5 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (0.39%) ArcGIS
7 4 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.19%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.19%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.19%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.19%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.097%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.097%) Drupal
Applications
1 78 (7.59%) MS Excel
2 28 (2.72%) MS Office
3 22 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.36%) MS Visio
5 13 (1.26%) MS Project
6 9 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.39%) S-PLUS
8 2 (0.19%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.097%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (2.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 19 (1.85%) Markit EDM
3 11 (1.07%) MultiFonds
3 11 (1.07%) thinkFolio
4 10 (0.97%) Sonata
5 4 (0.39%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.19%) FLEXCUBE
6 2 (0.19%) Primavera
7 1 (0.097%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.097%) Hi Portfolio
7 1 (0.097%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.097%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.097%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.097%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.097%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.097%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.097%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.95%) SaaS
2 10 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.49%) IaaS
4 3 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.29%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.097%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.097%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.097%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.097%) Office 365
5 1 (0.097%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 42 (4.09%) Firewall
2 36 (3.50%) TCP/IP
3 31 (3.02%) LAN
3 31 (3.02%) WAN
4 24 (2.33%) BGP
4 24 (2.33%) EIGRP
5 21 (2.04%) DHCP
5 21 (2.04%) DNS
6 20 (1.95%) Cisco IOS
6 20 (1.95%) DMVPN
6 20 (1.95%) MPLS
6 20 (1.95%) OSPF
6 20 (1.95%) SNA
6 20 (1.95%) Wireless
7 14 (1.36%) Network Security
8 12 (1.17%) SAN
9 11 (1.07%) Multicast
10 6 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (0.49%) Internet
11 5 (0.49%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (8.56%) SQL Server
2 62 (6.03%) Data Warehouse
3 36 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (3.40%) Relational Database
5 25 (2.43%) Big Data
5 25 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (2.24%) BusinessObjects
7 21 (2.04%) Oracle BI EE
8 20 (1.95%) OLAP
9 16 (1.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 15 (1.46%) BusinessObjects XI
10 15 (1.46%) MySQL
10 15 (1.46%) RDBMS
11 14 (1.36%) Base SAS
11 14 (1.36%) MongoDB
11 14 (1.36%) Oracle OLAP
12 13 (1.26%) QlikView
12 13 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 12 (1.17%) Hadoop
13 12 (1.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 43 (4.18%) Git (software)
2 33 (3.21%) JIRA
3 29 (2.82%) Grunt
3 29 (2.82%) gulp
4 27 (2.63%) Maven
4 27 (2.63%) Visual Studio
5 22 (2.14%) Ant
6 20 (1.95%) Bower
7 17 (1.65%) Subversion
8 16 (1.56%) PowerBuilder
9 15 (1.46%) Selenium
10 14 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (1.17%) HP UFT
12 10 (0.97%) Axure RP
12 10 (0.97%) Cucumber
12 10 (0.97%) Jenkins
13 9 (0.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 9 (0.88%) GoCD
14 7 (0.68%) SpecFlow
15 6 (0.58%) Robot Framework
General
1 294 (28.60%) Banking
2 215 (20.91%) Retail
3 68 (6.61%) Telecoms
4 57 (5.54%) Retail Banking
5 53 (5.16%) Investment Banking
6 50 (4.86%) Marketing
7 44 (4.28%) Pharmaceutical
8 41 (3.99%) Games
9 38 (3.70%) Financial Institution
10 29 (2.82%) Manufacturing
11 25 (2.43%) Local Government
12 24 (2.33%) Law
13 22 (2.14%) Electronics
14 17 (1.65%) Back Office
14 17 (1.65%) Billing
15 12 (1.17%) Private Banking
16 11 (1.07%) Legal
17 8 (0.78%) Multimedia
18 7 (0.68%) Front Office
19 3 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 231 (22.47%) Analyst
2 152 (14.79%) Developer
3 146 (14.20%) Project Manager
4 91 (8.85%) Consultant
5 77 (7.49%) Architect
6 63 (6.13%) Senior Analyst
7 61 (5.93%) Business Analyst
8 57 (5.54%) IT Manager
9 56 (5.45%) IT Analyst
10 41 (3.99%) Solutions Architect
11 39 (3.79%) Senior Developer
12 37 (3.60%) Infrastructure Manager
13 35 (3.40%) Java Developer
14 34 (3.31%) Infrastructure Project Manager
15 32 (3.11%) IT Services Manager
16 31 (3.02%) IT Project Manager
17 30 (2.92%) Graduate
17 30 (2.92%) Software Developer
18 28 (2.72%) Network Consultant
19 26 (2.53%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (9.53%) .NET
2 83 (8.07%) HTML
3 73 (7.10%) CSS
4 42 (4.09%) AngularJS
5 41 (3.99%) HTML5
6 37 (3.60%) ASP.NET
7 28 (2.72%) Ember.js
8 27 (2.63%) LESS
9 25 (2.43%) Backbone.js
9 25 (2.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 24 (2.33%) CSS3
11 23 (2.24%) Spring
12 22 (2.14%) Ajax
13 20 (1.95%) Sass
14 18 (1.75%) Hibernate
14 18 (1.75%) REST
15 16 (1.56%) Middleware
15 16 (1.56%) XML
16 14 (1.36%) jQuery
17 13 (1.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 153 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
2 119 (11.58%) Data Centre
3 45 (4.38%) User Experience
4 40 (3.89%) Computer Science
5 30 (2.92%) Management Information System
6 24 (2.33%) Mathematics
7 20 (1.95%) Social Media
8 19 (1.85%) Economics
9 15 (1.46%) Physics
10 14 (1.36%) Fintech
11 13 (1.26%) Virtual Team
12 12 (1.17%) Data Structures
12 12 (1.17%) Psychology
12 12 (1.17%) Visualisation
13 11 (1.07%) Grid Computing
13 11 (1.07%) PMI
14 10 (0.97%) Credit Risk
15 9 (0.88%) Algorithms
15 9 (0.88%) Data Integration
15 9 (0.88%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 58 (5.64%) Windows
2 56 (5.45%) Unix
3 40 (3.89%) Linux
4 25 (2.43%) Windows Server
5 21 (2.04%) Android
5 21 (2.04%) Solaris
6 16 (1.56%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.58%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.097%) AIX
11 1 (0.097%) Debian
11 1 (0.097%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.097%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.097%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (23.25%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (22.57%) Project Management
3 156 (15.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 109 (10.60%) Business Intelligence
5 93 (9.05%) Scrum
6 79 (7.68%) Business Analysis
7 74 (7.20%) Software Engineering
8 70 (6.81%) ITIL
9 64 (6.23%) Asset Management
10 57 (5.54%) ETL
11 56 (5.45%) Migration
12 54 (5.25%) SDLC
13 53 (5.16%) Investment Management
13 53 (5.16%) PRINCE2
14 50 (4.86%) Continuous Integration
15 47 (4.57%) Line Management
16 46 (4.47%) Mentoring
17 41 (3.99%) Data Management
18 40 (3.89%) Data Analysis
19 39 (3.79%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 161 (15.66%) SQL
2 114 (11.09%) Java
3 100 (9.73%) C#
4 90 (8.75%) JavaScript
5 33 (3.21%) PL/SQL
6 28 (2.72%) VBA
7 27 (2.63%) C++
8 25 (2.43%) Perl
9 20 (1.95%) Python
10 17 (1.65%) Ruby
10 17 (1.65%) VB.NET
11 13 (1.26%) T-SQL
12 11 (1.07%) Bash Shell
12 11 (1.07%) Shell Script
13 10 (0.97%) PowerShell
14 8 (0.78%) C
14 8 (0.78%) R
15 6 (0.58%) MATLAB
16 4 (0.39%) Groovy
17 2 (0.19%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 138 (13.42%) Degree
2 33 (3.21%) CCNP
2 33 (3.21%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (2.33%) CCNA
4 21 (2.04%) CCIE
5 18 (1.75%) CISSP
6 14 (1.36%) CISM
6 14 (1.36%) PMI Certification
7 13 (1.26%) ISTQB
8 12 (1.17%) ISEB
8 12 (1.17%) PMP
9 11 (1.07%) APMP
10 8 (0.78%) CCSA
10 8 (0.78%) CCSE
10 8 (0.78%) CCSP
10 8 (0.78%) CISA
10 8 (0.78%) PhD
11 6 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.92%) SLA
2 25 (2.43%) QA
3 24 (2.33%) COBIT
4 10 (0.97%) Data Quality
4 10 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (0.68%) MiFID
5 7 (0.68%) PMBOK
6 5 (0.49%) Basel III
6 5 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
6 5 (0.49%) EMIR
6 5 (0.49%) UCITS
7 4 (0.39%) IAS 39
8 3 (0.29%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.19%) AIFMD
9 2 (0.19%) FATCA
9 2 (0.19%) P3O
10 1 (0.097%) Basel II
10 1 (0.097%) DO-254
10 1 (0.097%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
1 17 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (1.26%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.07%) Docker
4 6 (0.58%) Firmware
4 6 (0.58%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.49%) Squid
6 4 (0.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (0.39%) Veritas File System
6 4 (0.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.19%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.097%) HDFS
8 1 (0.097%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 1 (0.097%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.097%) NFS
8 1 (0.097%) RACF
8 1 (0.097%) Samba
8 1 (0.097%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 15 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (1.46%) Puppet
2 11 (1.07%) SCCM
3 9 (0.88%) Capistrano
3 9 (0.88%) Mesos
4 8 (0.78%) FortiGate
5 5 (0.49%) SCOM
6 3 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.19%) Ansible
8 1 (0.097%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.097%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.097%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.097%) zSecure
Vendors
1 140 (13.62%) Oracle
2 107 (10.41%) Microsoft
3 38 (3.70%) SAP
4 34 (3.31%) Cisco
5 33 (3.21%) CheckPoint
6 28 (2.72%) Fortinet
6 28 (2.72%) Informatica
7 27 (2.63%) IBM
7 27 (2.63%) VMware
8 22 (2.14%) Charles River
9 21 (2.04%) Cognos
9 21 (2.04%) HP
10 20 (1.95%) Tableau
10 20 (1.95%) Veritas
11 17 (1.65%) Sybase
12 16 (1.56%) Bloomberg
12 16 (1.56%) EMC
12 16 (1.56%) Fidessa
12 16 (1.56%) Reuters
13 14 (1.36%) Cognizant
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Highly Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 8 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: DOE
Posted: 1 hour ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 per annum 5% Flexible Funds Benefit
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Nakama
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Highams
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Holiday, company pension, medical in
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Outstanding benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £23,000 - £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Manager - £60,000 - 80,000k base + excellent package, bonus and fast-t
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: to £50K + full bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: Outstanding benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £120,000 - £170,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus+home working+benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago