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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 306 349 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.50% 32.11% 29.29%
As % of the General category 61.08% 74.89% 58.87%
Number of salaries quoted 161 200 229
Average salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
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
501 466 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 36.84% 42.87% 49.75%
Number of salaries quoted 264 280 378
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 10 February 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 222 (31.36%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (28.81%) SQL
3 179 (25.28%) Java
4 157 (22.18%) Banking
5 137 (19.35%) Oracle
6 117 (16.53%) Project Management
7 114 (16.10%) Unix
8 95 (13.42%) Analytical Skills
9 93 (13.14%) Degree
10 90 (12.71%) Python
11 87 (12.29%) Business Intelligence
12 76 (10.73%) Windows
13 72 (10.17%) C#
14 70 (9.89%) TDD
15 69 (9.75%) Data Warehouse
16 68 (9.60%) Telecoms
16 68 (9.60%) Spring
17 66 (9.32%) Linux
18 64 (9.04%) Business Analysis
19 63 (8.90%) SQL Server
20 60 (8.47%) Oracle Database
21 56 (7.91%) PL/SQL
22 55 (7.77%) Relational Database
23 54 (7.63%) Data Modelling
23 54 (7.63%) Information Security
24 53 (7.49%) Stakeholder Management
24 53 (7.49%) Continuous Improvement
25 51 (7.20%) Analytics
25 51 (7.20%) JavaScript
26 50 (7.06%) ETL

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 27 (3.81%) JBoss
2 25 (3.53%) WebSphere
3 20 (2.82%) Oracle Coherence
4 16 (2.26%) SAS
5 13 (1.84%) Tomcat
6 9 (1.27%) Apache
6 9 (1.27%) Node.js
7 8 (1.13%) IBM Notes
7 8 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (0.85%) SharePoint
9 5 (0.71%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.42%) CICS
10 3 (0.42%) MQSeries
10 3 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.28%) Alfresco
11 2 (0.28%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.28%) IIS
11 2 (0.28%) Mule
11 2 (0.28%) SugarCRM
11 2 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 29 (4.10%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.99%) MS Project
3 6 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.71%) MS Office
4 5 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (2.82%) Oracle BPM
2 17 (2.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 12 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (1.41%) Oracle iProcurement
5 8 (1.13%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (0.85%) Oracle SCM
7 5 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.42%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (0.42%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.14%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.56%) DigitalOcean
3 4 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (0.56%) PaaS
4 3 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.42%) SaaS
5 2 (0.28%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.28%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.28%) Office 365
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.38%) Firewall
2 23 (3.25%) Network Security
3 17 (2.40%) SAN
4 9 (1.27%) HTTP
5 8 (1.13%) FTP
6 7 (0.99%) VPN
7 6 (0.85%) Internet
7 6 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (0.85%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.85%) Wireless
8 5 (0.71%) SSL
9 4 (0.56%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (0.56%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.56%) WAAS
9 4 (0.56%) WAN
10 3 (0.42%) DHCP
10 3 (0.42%) DNS
10 3 (0.42%) LAN
11 2 (0.28%) SMS
11 2 (0.28%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (9.75%) Data Warehouse
2 63 (8.90%) SQL Server
3 60 (8.47%) Oracle Database
4 55 (7.77%) Relational Database
5 37 (5.23%) RDBMS
6 33 (4.66%) BusinessObjects
7 30 (4.24%) Oracle Database 11g
8 25 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 24 (3.39%) MongoDB
10 22 (3.11%) Oracle Database 10g
11 18 (2.54%) Oracle BI EE
12 17 (2.40%) Hadoop
13 16 (2.26%) Big Data
13 16 (2.26%) NoSQL
13 16 (2.26%) Oracle ODI
13 16 (2.26%) PowerCenter
14 15 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 14 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
16 13 (1.84%) DataStage
16 13 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 44 (6.21%) Maven
2 28 (3.95%) Jenkins
3 20 (2.82%) FitNesse
4 19 (2.68%) Selenium
5 12 (1.69%) Git (software)
5 12 (1.69%) Subversion
6 11 (1.55%) Cucumber
7 10 (1.41%) JUnit
8 9 (1.27%) JSUnit
8 9 (1.27%) WebDriver
9 7 (0.99%) Ant
10 4 (0.56%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.56%) JBehave
10 4 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.56%) Visual Studio
11 3 (0.42%) ERwin
12 2 (0.28%) Gradle
12 2 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 157 (22.18%) Banking
2 68 (9.60%) Telecoms
3 37 (5.23%) Retail
4 34 (4.80%) Billing
5 27 (3.81%) Spanish Language
6 24 (3.39%) Marketing
7 23 (3.25%) Financial Institution
8 20 (2.82%) Manufacturing
9 18 (2.54%) Investment Banking
10 17 (2.40%) Electronics
10 17 (2.40%) Front Office
11 10 (1.41%) Games
11 10 (1.41%) Retail Banking
12 9 (1.27%) Legal
13 8 (1.13%) Law
14 6 (0.85%) Publishing
15 4 (0.56%) Local Government
16 3 (0.42%) Back Office
16 3 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
17 2 (0.28%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 168 (23.73%) Developer
2 156 (22.03%) Analyst
3 79 (11.16%) Java Developer
4 68 (9.60%) Consultant
5 62 (8.76%) Business Analyst
6 51 (7.20%) Project Manager
7 40 (5.65%) Architect
8 32 (4.52%) DBA
9 27 (3.81%) Technical Analyst
10 26 (3.67%) Senior Manager
11 22 (3.11%) Security Consultant
12 21 (2.97%) Python Developer
12 21 (2.97%) SOC Consultant
13 20 (2.82%) Lead Security Consultant
14 19 (2.68%) Security Analyst
14 19 (2.68%) Technology Consultant
15 18 (2.54%) IT Consultant
15 18 (2.54%) IT Security Consultant
15 18 (2.54%) Lead Developer
15 18 (2.54%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (9.60%) Spring
2 49 (6.92%) Hibernate
2 49 (6.92%) HTML
3 47 (6.64%) Web Services
4 39 (5.51%) .NET
5 38 (5.37%) CSS
6 34 (4.80%) XML
7 28 (3.95%) HTML5
8 25 (3.53%) Drools
9 24 (3.39%) RESTful
10 20 (2.82%) Castor
10 20 (2.82%) jBPM
11 18 (2.54%) JMS
12 17 (2.40%) CSS3
13 16 (2.26%) REST
14 15 (2.12%) jQuery
15 14 (1.98%) AngularJS
15 14 (1.98%) J2EE
15 14 (1.98%) WPF
16 13 (1.84%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 95 (13.42%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (6.36%) User Experience
3 31 (4.38%) Smart Meter
4 24 (3.39%) Security Operations Centre
5 23 (3.25%) Management Information System
6 21 (2.97%) Data Integration
7 18 (2.54%) Data Centre
7 18 (2.54%) Derivative
8 16 (2.26%) Clustering
9 15 (2.12%) Market Risk
10 12 (1.69%) Computer Science
10 12 (1.69%) Data Structures
11 10 (1.41%) Equity Derivative
11 10 (1.41%) N-Tier
12 8 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (1.13%) Reference Data
12 8 (1.13%) Taxonomies
13 7 (0.99%) Credit Risk
13 7 (0.99%) Fixed Income
14 6 (0.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 114 (16.10%) Unix
2 76 (10.73%) Windows
3 66 (9.32%) Linux
4 16 (2.26%) Windows Server
5 11 (1.55%) Solaris
6 9 (1.27%) AIX
6 9 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.99%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.42%) Android
9 3 (0.42%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.28%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.28%) zOS
11 1 (0.14%) MVS
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (31.36%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (16.53%) Project Management
3 87 (12.29%) Business Intelligence
4 70 (9.89%) TDD
5 64 (9.04%) Business Analysis
6 54 (7.63%) Data Modelling
6 54 (7.63%) Information Security
7 53 (7.49%) Continuous Improvement
7 53 (7.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 51 (7.20%) Analytics
9 50 (7.06%) ETL
9 50 (7.06%) Scrum
10 48 (6.78%) OO
10 48 (6.78%) SDLC
11 42 (5.93%) Performance Tuning
12 40 (5.65%) Test Scripting
13 39 (5.51%) PRINCE2
14 38 (5.37%) Cybersecurity
14 38 (5.37%) SIEM
14 38 (5.37%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 204 (28.81%) SQL
2 179 (25.28%) Java
3 90 (12.71%) Python
4 72 (10.17%) C#
5 56 (7.91%) PL/SQL
6 51 (7.20%) JavaScript
7 41 (5.79%) Shell Script
8 26 (3.67%) C++
9 24 (3.39%) Perl
10 22 (3.11%) PowerShell
11 21 (2.97%) Groovy
12 13 (1.84%) Ruby
13 12 (1.69%) PHP
13 12 (1.69%) T-SQL
14 11 (1.55%) VBScript
15 8 (1.13%) VB.NET
16 4 (0.56%) Smalltalk
16 4 (0.56%) SPARQL
17 3 (0.42%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.42%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 93 (13.14%) Degree
2 27 (3.81%) ISEB
3 22 (3.11%) CEH
3 22 (3.11%) GIAC
4 18 (2.54%) PMI Certification
4 18 (2.54%) PMP
5 14 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (1.69%) CBAP
6 12 (1.69%) IIBA
6 12 (1.69%) MCSE
7 10 (1.41%) Security Cleared
8 7 (0.99%) MCSA
9 6 (0.85%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (0.71%) MCP
11 4 (0.56%) CISSP
11 4 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.56%) SC Cleared
12 3 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.42%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.53%) QA
2 17 (2.40%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.13%) SLA
4 4 (0.56%) Basel II
4 4 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.56%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.42%) FINREP
6 2 (0.28%) COREP
6 2 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.28%) FATCA
6 2 (0.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.28%) P3O
6 2 (0.28%) WCAG
7 1 (0.14%) COBIT
7 1 (0.14%) MiFID
System Software
1 22 (3.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (2.82%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.41%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.13%) XenDesktop
5 6 (0.85%) vSphere
5 6 (0.85%) XenApp
6 4 (0.56%) Docker
6 4 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.56%) RACF
7 3 (0.42%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.42%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.28%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 2 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.28%) Time Sharing Option
8 2 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.14%) UAG
9 1 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 15 (2.12%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (2.12%) Puppet
2 13 (1.84%) SCCM
3 11 (1.55%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (0.71%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (0.71%) SCOM
5 4 (0.56%) ITRS Geneos
5 4 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.42%) Ansible
7 2 (0.28%) EdgeSight
7 2 (0.28%) QRadar
7 2 (0.28%) ThinApp
7 2 (0.28%) zSecure
8 1 (0.14%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.14%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.14%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.14%) EMC TimeFinder
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Flashback
8 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 137 (19.35%) Oracle
2 48 (6.78%) Microsoft
3 40 (5.65%) VMware
4 36 (5.08%) Informatica
5 28 (3.95%) Cognos
6 27 (3.81%) SAP
7 21 (2.97%) Citrix
7 21 (2.97%) Sybase
8 17 (2.40%) IBM
9 15 (2.12%) Teradata
10 14 (1.98%) Pega
11 12 (1.69%) Intel Security
11 12 (1.69%) Tableau
12 11 (1.55%) Red Hat
13 10 (1.41%) HP
14 9 (1.27%) Google
14 9 (1.27%) Lotus
14 9 (1.27%) Symantec
15 8 (1.13%) Cisco
16 7 (0.99%) Compaq
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Be-IT Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Be-IT Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £115,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £140,000 - £170, 000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £95,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80k - 120k + excellent package, car, bonus etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Capita plc
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + pension, healthcare, holidays
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £15000.00 - £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 40% bouns, benefits
Posted: 20 days ago