The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank - 3 11
Permanent jobs citing Finance 0 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife - 26.19% 8.20%
As % of the General category - 68.75% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 5
Median salary - £42,926 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.61%
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 Fife region.

General Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
18 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 35.29% 38.10% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 11
Median salary £42,500 £42,926 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.99% -8.66%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Finance
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Finance Salary Trend in Fife

Finance
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 24 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 Fife region with a requirement for Finance.

1 6 (85.71%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) ISO 8583
2 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (71.43%) Contactless
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 7816
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (71.43%) ATM
2 5 (71.43%) SLA
2 5 (71.43%) EMV
2 5 (71.43%) Smartcard
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Retail

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Fife 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) ATM
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (71.43%) Contactless
1 5 (71.43%) EMV
1 5 (71.43%) Smartcard
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) ISO 8583
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 7816
2 5 (71.43%) SLA