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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 13 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 2.08% 27.03% 10.87%
As % of the General category 7.14% 62.50% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 4
Median salary £32,500 £42,926 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% -7.18%
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
14 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 29.17% 43.24% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 7
Median salary £42,500 £42,926 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.99% +30.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £38,000 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Fife region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline -7 1 £32,500 -24.28%
Finance
Scotland

Finance
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 25 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 Fife region with a requirement for Finance.

1 4 (66.67%) EMV
1 4 (66.67%) Smartcard
1 4 (66.67%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 7816
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Contactless
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) ISO 8583
2 3 (50.00%) ATM
2 3 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science

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 3 (50.00%) ATM
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) EMV
1 4 (66.67%) Smartcard
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Contactless
3 1 (16.67%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) ISO 8583
2 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 7816
2 3 (50.00%) SLA