The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 382 343 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.29% 30.57% 31.45%
As % of the General category 59.13% 71.91% 74.94%
Number of salaries quoted 206 226 176
Average salary £44,125 £46,250 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.59% +12.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 Glasgow region.

General Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
646 477 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.14% 42.51% 41.97%
Number of salaries quoted 379 292 230
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Finance
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Finance Salary Trend in Glasgow

Finance
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Finance.

1 264 (36.11%) SQL
2 253 (34.61%) Java
3 175 (23.94%) Banking
4 171 (23.39%) Oracle
5 121 (16.55%) Degree
6 117 (16.01%) UNIX
7 111 (15.18%) C++
8 110 (15.05%) Investment Banking
9 107 (14.64%) Project Management
10 104 (14.23%) Linux
11 94 (12.86%) Computer Science
12 88 (12.04%) Investment Management
13 86 (11.76%) Risk Management
14 80 (10.94%) XML
15 79 (10.81%) Relational Database
16 78 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
17 75 (10.26%) JavaScript
18 74 (10.12%) HTML
19 70 (9.58%) Python
19 70 (9.58%) Mathematics
20 68 (9.30%) OO
21 67 (9.17%) Physics
22 65 (8.89%) Market Risk
22 65 (8.89%) PL/SQL
22 65 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
22 65 (8.89%) Grid Computing
23 64 (8.76%) Microsoft
23 64 (8.76%) Sybase
24 63 (8.62%) Business Analysis
25 59 (8.07%) Spring

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (4.38%) Tomcat
2 29 (3.97%) WebSphere
3 14 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
3 14 (1.92%) WebLogic
4 11 (1.50%) SAS
5 10 (1.37%) NetWeaver
5 10 (1.37%) Mule
6 8 (1.09%) Node.js
7 6 (0.82%) Apache
7 6 (0.82%) IIS
7 6 (0.82%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.41%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.41%) CICS
8 3 (0.41%) SugarCRM
8 3 (0.41%) TIBCO EMS
8 3 (0.41%) Apache Qpid
8 3 (0.41%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.27%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (0.27%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.27%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 35 (4.79%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.28%) MS Office
3 22 (3.01%) MS Project
4 9 (1.23%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (2.19%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 12 (1.64%) SAP BPC
4 9 (1.23%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.41%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (0.41%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.41%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (0.27%) SAP Retail
7 2 (0.27%) Agresso
7 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.14%) assyst
8 1 (0.14%) Movex
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.14%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.14%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.23%) Heroku
2 9 (1.23%) OpenShift
2 9 (1.23%) Google Compute Engine
3 7 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.27%) SaaS
5 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.92%) HTTP
2 13 (1.78%) Firewall
3 11 (1.50%) Internet
4 8 (1.09%) DNS
4 8 (1.09%) SAN
5 6 (0.82%) Network Security
5 6 (0.82%) SSL
5 6 (0.82%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.68%) WAN
7 4 (0.55%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.55%) TETRA
7 4 (0.55%) 4G
8 3 (0.41%) DMZ
8 3 (0.41%) DHCP
8 3 (0.41%) LDAP
9 1 (0.14%) ATM
9 1 (0.14%) Broadband
9 1 (0.14%) LAN
9 1 (0.14%) PBX
9 1 (0.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (10.81%) Relational Database
2 57 (7.80%) SQL Server
3 54 (7.39%) RDBMS
4 33 (4.51%) Oracle Database
5 20 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (2.60%) NoSQL
7 15 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
8 13 (1.78%) Pentaho
9 12 (1.64%) Oracle BI EE
9 12 (1.64%) Data Mart
10 7 (0.96%) QlikView
10 7 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (0.96%) MongoDB
10 7 (0.96%) Big Data
11 6 (0.82%) DataStage
11 6 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (0.68%) PowerCenter
12 5 (0.68%) SAP BW
12 5 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 33 (4.51%) JUnit
2 12 (1.64%) QuickTest Pro
3 11 (1.50%) Jenkins
4 9 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (1.23%) Selenium
5 8 (1.09%) ERwin
5 8 (1.09%) Ant
6 7 (0.96%) Maven
6 7 (0.96%) PowerDesigner
7 6 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (0.82%) FitNesse
7 6 (0.82%) Mockito
7 6 (0.82%) SoapUI
8 5 (0.68%) Visual Studio
8 5 (0.68%) Subversion
9 3 (0.41%) JIRA
9 3 (0.41%) NUnit
9 3 (0.41%) ClearCase
9 3 (0.41%) Gradle
9 3 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 175 (23.94%) Banking
2 110 (15.05%) Investment Banking
3 54 (7.39%) Financial Institution
4 40 (5.47%) Retail
5 32 (4.38%) Front Office
6 24 (3.28%) Manufacturing
7 21 (2.87%) Telecoms
8 19 (2.60%) Retail Banking
9 16 (2.19%) Private Banking
9 16 (2.19%) Marketing
10 14 (1.92%) Electronics
11 9 (1.23%) Advertising
12 8 (1.09%) Back Office
12 8 (1.09%) Legal
13 7 (0.96%) Publishing
14 3 (0.41%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.41%) Billing
15 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.14%) Local Government
15 1 (0.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 274 (37.48%) Developer
2 173 (23.67%) Analyst
3 115 (15.73%) Java Developer
4 80 (10.94%) Business Analyst
5 60 (8.21%) Senior Developer
6 40 (5.47%) Senior Java Developer
7 38 (5.20%) Architect
8 34 (4.65%) Technical Analyst
8 34 (4.65%) Technical Business Analyst
9 33 (4.51%) Consultant
10 29 (3.97%) Project Manager
11 24 (3.28%) Oracle Developer
12 22 (3.01%) Support Analyst
13 21 (2.87%) Technical Leader
14 20 (2.74%) Lead Business Analyst
15 19 (2.60%) Credit Risk Analyst
15 19 (2.60%) Senior Analyst
15 19 (2.60%) Junior
16 18 (2.46%) Software Developer
16 18 (2.46%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (10.94%) XML
2 74 (10.12%) HTML
3 59 (8.07%) Spring
4 53 (7.25%) .NET
5 47 (6.43%) CSS
6 46 (6.29%) J2EE
7 42 (5.75%) Hibernate
8 34 (4.65%) JMS
8 34 (4.65%) jQuery
9 32 (4.38%) HTML5
10 27 (3.69%) Web Services
11 26 (3.56%) ASP.NET
12 21 (2.87%) WPF
13 20 (2.74%) Middleware
14 19 (2.60%) JSF
14 19 (2.60%) SOAP
15 17 (2.33%) Struts
15 17 (2.33%) CSS3
16 15 (2.05%) Java EE
17 13 (1.78%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 94 (12.86%) Computer Science
2 70 (9.58%) Mathematics
3 67 (9.17%) Physics
4 65 (8.89%) Market Risk
4 65 (8.89%) Grid Computing
5 33 (4.51%) Equities
6 31 (4.24%) Derivative
7 29 (3.97%) Fixed Income
8 20 (2.74%) Credit Risk
9 15 (2.05%) Management Information System
10 14 (1.92%) DTV
11 11 (1.50%) Open Source
12 9 (1.23%) Data Integration
12 9 (1.23%) Mobile App
13 8 (1.09%) GIS
14 6 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (0.68%) Mainframe
15 5 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 4 (0.55%) N-Tier
16 4 (0.55%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 117 (16.01%) UNIX
2 104 (14.23%) Linux
3 54 (7.39%) Windows
4 26 (3.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (1.64%) Solaris
6 11 (1.50%) Oracle Linux
7 9 (1.23%) Apple iOS
8 7 (0.96%) AIX
9 6 (0.82%) Android
10 5 (0.68%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.27%) Tru64
12 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.14%) MVS
13 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.14%) HPUX
13 1 (0.14%) SUSE
13 1 (0.14%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (14.64%) Project Management
2 88 (12.04%) Investment Management
3 86 (11.76%) Risk Management
4 78 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (9.30%) OO
6 65 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
7 63 (8.62%) Business Analysis
8 55 (7.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 46 (6.29%) ITIL
10 41 (5.61%) ETL
11 37 (5.06%) Data Modelling
12 36 (4.92%) Web Development
13 31 (4.24%) Unit Testing
14 27 (3.69%) Change Management
14 27 (3.69%) Workflow
14 27 (3.69%) Information Security
14 27 (3.69%) Programme Management
14 27 (3.69%) Software Engineering
15 25 (3.42%) PRINCE2
15 25 (3.42%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 264 (36.11%) SQL
2 253 (34.61%) Java
3 111 (15.18%) C++
4 75 (10.26%) JavaScript
5 70 (9.58%) Python
6 65 (8.89%) PL/SQL
7 58 (7.93%) C#
8 42 (5.75%) Perl
9 27 (3.69%) Shell Script
10 16 (2.19%) Scala
10 16 (2.19%) T-SQL
11 15 (2.05%) VBA
12 12 (1.64%) VB
13 11 (1.50%) Bash Shell
14 9 (1.23%) PowerShell
15 8 (1.09%) PHP
16 6 (0.82%) C
16 6 (0.82%) Ruby
17 4 (0.55%) COBOL
17 4 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 121 (16.55%) Degree
2 15 (2.05%) ISTQB
3 9 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (1.23%) PMI Certification
4 8 (1.09%) PMP
4 8 (1.09%) ISEB
4 8 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (0.68%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.68%) CISSP
5 5 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.68%) HND
5 5 (0.68%) Postgraduate
5 5 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (0.55%) CISM
6 4 (0.55%) CRISC
7 3 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (0.41%) HNC
8 2 (0.27%) CISA
8 2 (0.27%) MCSE
8 2 (0.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.92%) QA
2 18 (2.46%) SLA
3 6 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.68%) Basel III
5 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.27%) COBIT
5 2 (0.27%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.14%) FATCA
System Software
1 10 (1.37%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.23%) Docker
3 5 (0.68%) XenApp
4 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.14%) KVM
5 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.14%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 11 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (1.23%) Puppet
3 8 (1.09%) CFEngine
3 8 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.55%) Ganglia
5 3 (0.41%) MOM
6 2 (0.27%) Control-M
6 2 (0.27%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.27%) CA LISA
7 1 (0.14%) SCCM
7 1 (0.14%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.14%) CA SiteMinder
7 1 (0.14%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 171 (23.39%) Oracle
2 64 (8.76%) Sybase
2 64 (8.76%) Microsoft
3 47 (6.43%) SAP
4 36 (4.92%) Informatica
5 21 (2.87%) Red Hat
6 17 (2.33%) IBM
7 16 (2.19%) Cognos
8 13 (1.78%) JBoss
9 12 (1.64%) Business Objects
10 11 (1.50%) HP
11 9 (1.23%) Google
12 8 (1.09%) Wall Street Systems
12 8 (1.09%) MicroStrategy
13 6 (0.82%) Citrix
13 6 (0.82%) Green Hat
14 5 (0.68%) FrontRange
14 5 (0.68%) TIBCO
15 4 (0.55%) Ab Initio
15 4 (0.55%) Motorola
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