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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 334 438 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.24% 35.18% 40.67%
As % of the General category 68.72% 63.39% 73.55%
Number of salaries quoted 210 255 347
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £73,100
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
486 691 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 45.46% 55.50% 55.30%
Number of salaries quoted 314 434 450
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +3.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £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 24 January 2017.

Finance Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 222 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (20.24%) SQL
3 143 (19.43%) Project Management
4 130 (17.66%) Analytical Skills
5 123 (16.71%) Banking
6 116 (15.76%) Java
7 103 (13.99%) C#
8 99 (13.45%) Oracle
9 97 (13.18%) Degree
10 94 (12.77%) Retail
10 94 (12.77%) Scrum
11 91 (12.36%) Microsoft
12 89 (12.09%) JavaScript
12 89 (12.09%) .NET
13 73 (9.92%) HTML
14 71 (9.65%) Stakeholder Management
15 70 (9.51%) CSS
16 63 (8.56%) MS Excel
17 61 (8.29%) Firewall
18 58 (7.88%) SQL Server
19 56 (7.61%) Git (software)
20 54 (7.34%) AngularJS
21 52 (7.07%) PL/SQL
22 51 (6.93%) Linux
22 51 (6.93%) Analytics
23 47 (6.39%) Continuous Integration
23 47 (6.39%) Games
24 46 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
24 46 (6.25%) User Experience
25 43 (5.84%) Python

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 29 (3.94%) SAS
2 13 (1.77%) Apache Pig
3 12 (1.63%) CMS
4 11 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (1.09%) IIS
5 8 (1.09%) JBoss
6 7 (0.95%) ArcGIS
6 7 (0.95%) MS Exchange
7 6 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.41%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.27%) Confluence
10 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.27%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.14%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.14%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.14%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 63 (8.56%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.90%) MS Office
3 13 (1.77%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (1.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.95%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.68%) MS Project
8 1 (0.14%) Maya
Business Applications
1 9 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (1.22%) SAP CO
1 9 (1.22%) SAP FI
1 9 (1.22%) SAP FI/CO
1 9 (1.22%) Sonata
2 8 (1.09%) assyst
2 8 (1.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 7 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (0.82%) HFM
4 6 (0.82%) Oracle Assets
4 6 (0.82%) Oracle Cash Management
4 6 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.82%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 6 (0.82%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (0.82%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.68%) SAP SCM
6 4 (0.54%) Markit EDM
7 3 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.49%) SaaS
2 9 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.41%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.41%) IaaS
5 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.14%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (0.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 61 (8.29%) Firewall
2 29 (3.94%) Network Security
3 22 (2.99%) TCP/IP
4 18 (2.45%) BGP
4 18 (2.45%) LAN
4 18 (2.45%) WAN
5 17 (2.31%) OSPF
6 16 (2.17%) EIGRP
6 16 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
6 16 (2.17%) Wireless
7 15 (2.04%) MPLS
8 14 (1.90%) DNS
9 13 (1.77%) GoToMeeting
10 12 (1.63%) Cisco IOS
10 12 (1.63%) DHCP
10 12 (1.63%) DMVPN
10 12 (1.63%) SNA
11 10 (1.36%) SAN
12 5 (0.68%) Internet
13 4 (0.54%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (7.88%) SQL Server
2 38 (5.16%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (3.94%) Relational Database
4 28 (3.80%) Hadoop
5 23 (3.13%) Oracle Database
6 20 (2.72%) Apache Hive
7 17 (2.31%) Big Data
7 17 (2.31%) Data Mining
8 15 (2.04%) DB2
8 15 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (1.77%) Data Mart
10 12 (1.63%) RDBMS
10 12 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (1.36%) GIS
11 10 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (1.09%) NoSQL
14 7 (0.95%) MongoDB
14 7 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
14 7 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 56 (7.61%) Git (software)
2 39 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (4.35%) Selenium
4 31 (4.21%) Visual Studio
5 27 (3.67%) JIRA
6 24 (3.26%) Axure RP
7 23 (3.13%) gulp
7 23 (3.13%) PowerBuilder
8 20 (2.72%) Bower
8 20 (2.72%) Grunt
9 15 (2.04%) SpecFlow
10 14 (1.90%) ERwin
10 14 (1.90%) Subversion
11 12 (1.63%) HP UFT
12 11 (1.49%) Ant
12 11 (1.49%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 11 (1.49%) Maven
13 10 (1.36%) Cucumber
14 9 (1.22%) WebDriver
15 8 (1.09%) Jenkins
General
1 123 (16.71%) Banking
2 94 (12.77%) Retail
3 47 (6.39%) Games
4 41 (5.57%) Telecoms
5 33 (4.48%) Retail Banking
6 26 (3.53%) Marketing
7 24 (3.26%) Legal
8 18 (2.45%) Law
9 17 (2.31%) Pharmaceutical
10 16 (2.17%) Back Office
11 11 (1.49%) Financial Institution
12 8 (1.09%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.82%) Electronics
13 6 (0.82%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.54%) Local Government
15 3 (0.41%) Billing
15 3 (0.41%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.27%) Publishing
17 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 149 (20.24%) Developer
2 126 (17.12%) Analyst
3 80 (10.87%) Project Manager
4 61 (8.29%) Consultant
5 45 (6.11%) Architect
6 41 (5.57%) Senior Developer
7 38 (5.16%) IT Manager
8 36 (4.89%) IT Analyst
9 28 (3.80%) Java Developer
10 27 (3.67%) IT Project Manager
11 26 (3.53%) Designer
11 26 (3.53%) Network Consultant
11 26 (3.53%) UX Designer
12 24 (3.26%) Infrastructure Manager
12 24 (3.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 22 (2.99%) Business Analyst
14 21 (2.85%) Test Engineer
15 20 (2.72%) Oracle Developer
15 20 (2.72%) Senior Analyst
15 20 (2.72%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (12.09%) .NET
2 73 (9.92%) HTML
3 70 (9.51%) CSS
4 54 (7.34%) AngularJS
5 31 (4.21%) ASP.NET
5 31 (4.21%) Web Services
6 29 (3.94%) HTML5
7 28 (3.80%) LESS
8 27 (3.67%) XML
9 25 (3.40%) .NET Framework
10 24 (3.26%) RESTful
11 23 (3.13%) CSS3
12 22 (2.99%) Backbone.js
12 22 (2.99%) Sass
13 21 (2.85%) JSON
13 21 (2.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 20 (2.72%) Ember.js
15 19 (2.58%) Hibernate
16 18 (2.45%) J2EE
17 17 (2.31%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 130 (17.66%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (6.25%) User Experience
3 33 (4.48%) Data Centre
4 25 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (2.99%) Computer Science
6 17 (2.31%) Cyberthreat
7 9 (1.22%) Data Integration
8 8 (1.09%) Data Extraction
8 8 (1.09%) Security Operations Centre
8 8 (1.09%) Social Media
9 7 (0.95%) Fintech
9 7 (0.95%) Management Information System
9 7 (0.95%) Replication
10 6 (0.82%) PMI
10 6 (0.82%) Virtual Team
11 5 (0.68%) Credit Risk
12 4 (0.54%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.54%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (0.54%) Statistics
13 3 (0.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 51 (6.93%) Linux
2 39 (5.30%) Windows
3 23 (3.13%) Unix
4 19 (2.58%) Windows Server
5 12 (1.63%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.36%) Android
7 6 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.54%) Solaris
9 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.27%) AIX
10 2 (0.27%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.27%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (19.43%) Project Management
3 94 (12.77%) Scrum
4 71 (9.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 51 (6.93%) Analytics
6 47 (6.39%) Continuous Integration
7 46 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
8 43 (5.84%) Business Intelligence
9 41 (5.57%) Data Modelling
10 36 (4.89%) ETL
11 35 (4.76%) Functional Testing
11 35 (4.76%) Test Automation
12 34 (4.62%) Responsive Web Design
12 34 (4.62%) Software Engineering
12 34 (4.62%) TDD
13 33 (4.48%) Waterfall
14 32 (4.35%) Change Management
14 32 (4.35%) ITIL
15 31 (4.21%) Risk Management
15 31 (4.21%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 149 (20.24%) SQL
2 116 (15.76%) Java
3 103 (13.99%) C#
4 89 (12.09%) JavaScript
5 52 (7.07%) PL/SQL
6 43 (5.84%) Python
7 26 (3.53%) PowerShell
8 21 (2.85%) Shell Script
9 14 (1.90%) R
10 12 (1.63%) T-SQL
11 10 (1.36%) Perl
12 7 (0.95%) Ruby
13 6 (0.82%) VBA
14 5 (0.68%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.68%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.41%) C
15 3 (0.41%) C++
15 3 (0.41%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.27%) PHP
16 2 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 97 (13.18%) Degree
2 29 (3.94%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (3.80%) CCNP
4 15 (2.04%) CCSE
4 15 (2.04%) ISEB
5 14 (1.90%) CCNA
5 14 (1.90%) CCSA
5 14 (1.90%) CCSP
6 12 (1.63%) CCIE
7 9 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (1.09%) CISSP
9 6 (0.82%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.68%) CISM
10 5 (0.68%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.68%) MCSE
10 5 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.27%) CISA
12 2 (0.27%) CRISC
13 1 (0.14%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.26%) QA
2 12 (1.63%) COBIT
3 10 (1.36%) SLA
4 5 (0.68%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.41%) MiFID
7 2 (0.27%) AIFMD
7 2 (0.27%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.14%) GDPR
8 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.14%) P3O
System Software
1 20 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (2.58%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.95%) VMware ESX
4 5 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (0.54%) NFS
5 4 (0.54%) Samba
6 3 (0.41%) Docker
7 2 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.27%) HDFS
7 2 (0.27%) MetaFrame
7 2 (0.27%) NDS
7 2 (0.27%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 2 (0.27%) XenApp
8 1 (0.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (1.90%) FortiGate
2 13 (1.77%) Ambari
3 8 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.09%) Puppet
4 6 (0.82%) SCCM
5 3 (0.41%) Cacti
5 3 (0.41%) Capistrano
5 3 (0.41%) Mesos
5 3 (0.41%) Nagios
6 2 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.27%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 99 (13.45%) Oracle
2 91 (12.36%) Microsoft
3 38 (5.16%) Cisco
4 33 (4.48%) CheckPoint
5 30 (4.08%) VMware
6 27 (3.67%) Fortinet
7 25 (3.40%) Splunk
8 24 (3.26%) Adobe
9 22 (2.99%) SAP
10 18 (2.45%) Informatica
10 18 (2.45%) Teradata
11 14 (1.90%) Tableau
12 13 (1.77%) F5
12 13 (1.77%) Pega
13 12 (1.63%) HP
14 9 (1.22%) Cognos
14 9 (1.22%) Red Hat
15 8 (1.09%) Citrix
15 8 (1.09%) Hyperion
16 7 (0.95%) FNZ
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Additional Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £68,000 - £110,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen Group
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Fantastic pay and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Pesaro
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum to £65k + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £72,000 - £120,000 base + Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + 6.5k Car Cash Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Streamline Connections
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Great package
Posted: 4 days ago