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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 4 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 337 313 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 25.55% 28.72% 31.53%
As % of the General category 58.00% 67.46% 73.37%
Number of salaries quoted 167 200 183
Average salary £43,000 £47,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.47% +17.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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
581 464 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.05% 42.57% 42.98%
Number of salaries quoted 329 268 244
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +14.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £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 18 September 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 262 (37.27%) SQL
2 254 (36.13%) Java
3 178 (25.32%) Banking
4 161 (22.90%) Oracle
5 159 (22.62%) Analytical Skills
6 155 (22.05%) Agile Software Development
7 116 (16.50%) Degree
8 115 (16.36%) UNIX
9 105 (14.94%) C++
9 105 (14.94%) Investment Banking
10 103 (14.65%) Linux
11 99 (14.08%) Project Management
12 93 (13.23%) Computer Science
13 87 (12.38%) Risk Management
14 85 (12.09%) Investment Management
15 82 (11.66%) XML
16 80 (11.38%) Relational Database
17 79 (11.24%) HTML
18 75 (10.67%) JavaScript
19 73 (10.38%) Python
20 67 (9.53%) Mathematics
21 66 (9.39%) Physics
21 66 (9.39%) OO
22 64 (9.10%) Sybase
22 64 (9.10%) Microsoft
22 64 (9.10%) Grid Computing
23 63 (8.96%) Market Risk
24 59 (8.39%) Business Analysis
24 59 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
24 59 (8.39%) PL/SQL

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 34 (4.84%) Tomcat
2 30 (4.27%) WebSphere
3 16 (2.28%) WebSphere Application Server
4 15 (2.13%) WebLogic
5 13 (1.85%) Mule
6 10 (1.42%) NetWeaver
7 8 (1.14%) SAS
7 8 (1.14%) SharePoint
8 7 (1.00%) Node.js
9 6 (0.85%) IIS
9 6 (0.85%) Apache
10 4 (0.57%) SugarCRM
10 4 (0.57%) Alfresco
10 4 (0.57%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.43%) CICS
11 3 (0.43%) Apache Qpid
12 2 (0.28%) TIBCO EMS
12 2 (0.28%) Jetty
12 2 (0.28%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.28%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 36 (5.12%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.41%) MS Office
3 21 (2.99%) MS Project
4 9 (1.28%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (1.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (1.71%) SAP BPC
3 9 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.43%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.43%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (0.28%) Agresso
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.28%) SAP Retail
7 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.14%) assyst
8 1 (0.14%) Loan IQ
8 1 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.14%) SAP Payroll
8 1 (0.14%) Movex
8 1 (0.14%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.28%) OpenShift
1 9 (1.28%) Google Compute Engine
1 9 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (1.28%) Heroku
2 6 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.28%) SaaS
4 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.99%) HTTP
2 13 (1.85%) Firewall
3 11 (1.56%) Internet
4 7 (1.00%) DNS
4 7 (1.00%) SAN
5 6 (0.85%) Network Security
5 6 (0.85%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.85%) SSL
6 5 (0.71%) WAN
7 4 (0.57%) 4G
7 4 (0.57%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.57%) TETRA
8 3 (0.43%) LDAP
8 3 (0.43%) DMZ
9 2 (0.28%) DHCP
10 1 (0.14%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.14%) VLAN
10 1 (0.14%) ATM
10 1 (0.14%) Broadband
10 1 (0.14%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (11.38%) Relational Database
2 54 (7.68%) SQL Server
3 49 (6.97%) RDBMS
4 26 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 20 (2.84%) NoSQL
6 18 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (1.99%) Pentaho
8 12 (1.71%) Data Mart
9 10 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (1.14%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.00%) Big Data
11 7 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
12 6 (0.85%) DataStage
12 6 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (0.71%) PowerCenter
13 5 (0.71%) SAP BW
13 5 (0.71%) QlikView
13 5 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 37 (5.26%) JUnit
2 17 (2.42%) QuickTest Pro
3 12 (1.71%) Jenkins
3 12 (1.71%) Selenium
3 12 (1.71%) Maven
4 11 (1.56%) Ant
5 9 (1.28%) Subversion
5 9 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (0.85%) Mockito
6 6 (0.85%) JIRA
6 6 (0.85%) FitNesse
6 6 (0.85%) ERwin
7 5 (0.71%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (0.71%) PowerDesigner
7 5 (0.71%) SoapUI
7 5 (0.71%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.57%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (0.43%) ClearCase
9 3 (0.43%) Gradle
General
1 178 (25.32%) Banking
2 105 (14.94%) Investment Banking
3 56 (7.97%) Financial Institution
4 44 (6.26%) Retail
5 37 (5.26%) Front Office
6 24 (3.41%) Telecoms
6 24 (3.41%) Manufacturing
7 21 (2.99%) Retail Banking
8 17 (2.42%) Private Banking
9 15 (2.13%) Marketing
10 14 (1.99%) Electronics
11 9 (1.28%) Legal
12 8 (1.14%) Back Office
13 7 (1.00%) Publishing
14 5 (0.71%) Advertising
15 4 (0.57%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.43%) Billing
17 2 (0.28%) Games
18 1 (0.14%) Local Government
18 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 262 (37.27%) Developer
2 169 (24.04%) Analyst
3 117 (16.64%) Java Developer
4 77 (10.95%) Business Analyst
5 65 (9.25%) Senior Developer
6 43 (6.12%) Senior Java Developer
7 37 (5.26%) Architect
8 33 (4.69%) Technical Analyst
8 33 (4.69%) Technical Business Analyst
9 32 (4.55%) Consultant
10 28 (3.98%) Project Manager
11 21 (2.99%) Technical Leader
12 20 (2.84%) Senior Analyst
12 20 (2.84%) Lead Business Analyst
13 19 (2.70%) Credit Risk Analyst
13 19 (2.70%) Support Analyst
13 19 (2.70%) Junior
13 19 (2.70%) Test Analyst
14 18 (2.56%) Software Developer
14 18 (2.56%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (11.66%) XML
2 79 (11.24%) HTML
3 56 (7.97%) Spring
4 51 (7.25%) CSS
4 51 (7.25%) .NET
5 42 (5.97%) J2EE
6 39 (5.55%) jQuery
7 38 (5.41%) JMS
7 38 (5.41%) Hibernate
8 34 (4.84%) HTML5
9 29 (4.13%) Web Services
10 25 (3.56%) ASP.NET
11 21 (2.99%) Middleware
12 19 (2.70%) SOAP
13 18 (2.56%) JSF
14 17 (2.42%) CSS3
15 16 (2.28%) WPF
15 16 (2.28%) Struts
16 15 (2.13%) Java EE
17 13 (1.85%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 159 (22.62%) Analytical Skills
2 93 (13.23%) Computer Science
3 67 (9.53%) Mathematics
4 66 (9.39%) Physics
5 64 (9.10%) Grid Computing
6 63 (8.96%) Market Risk
7 29 (4.13%) Derivative
8 26 (3.70%) Equities
9 25 (3.56%) Fixed Income
10 21 (2.99%) Credit Risk
11 16 (2.28%) Management Information System
12 14 (1.99%) DTV
13 13 (1.85%) User Experience
14 12 (1.71%) Open Source
15 10 (1.42%) Data Integration
15 10 (1.42%) Mobile App
16 9 (1.28%) SWIFT
17 8 (1.14%) GIS
18 5 (0.71%) Equity Derivative
19 3 (0.43%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 115 (16.36%) UNIX
2 103 (14.65%) Linux
3 53 (7.54%) Windows
4 24 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (1.71%) Oracle Linux
6 10 (1.42%) Solaris
7 8 (1.14%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.00%) AIX
9 6 (0.85%) Android
10 5 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.71%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.28%) Tru64
11 2 (0.28%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.14%) SUSE
12 1 (0.14%) Fedora
12 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.14%) HPUX
12 1 (0.14%) MVS
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (22.05%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (14.08%) Project Management
3 87 (12.38%) Risk Management
4 85 (12.09%) Investment Management
5 66 (9.39%) OO
6 59 (8.39%) Business Analysis
6 59 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
7 48 (6.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 43 (6.12%) ITIL
9 42 (5.97%) ETL
10 39 (5.55%) Web Development
11 36 (5.12%) Data Modelling
12 28 (3.98%) Workflow
12 28 (3.98%) Scrum
12 28 (3.98%) Unit Testing
13 27 (3.84%) OOD
13 27 (3.84%) Automated Testing
14 26 (3.70%) Information Security
14 26 (3.70%) Programme Management
15 23 (3.27%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 262 (37.27%) SQL
2 254 (36.13%) Java
3 105 (14.94%) C++
4 75 (10.67%) JavaScript
5 73 (10.38%) Python
6 59 (8.39%) PL/SQL
7 57 (8.11%) C#
8 41 (5.83%) Perl
9 23 (3.27%) Shell Script
10 17 (2.42%) T-SQL
10 17 (2.42%) Scala
11 16 (2.28%) VBA
12 11 (1.56%) Bash Shell
13 10 (1.42%) VB
14 9 (1.28%) PHP
14 9 (1.28%) PowerShell
15 8 (1.14%) Ruby
16 6 (0.85%) C
17 4 (0.57%) XPath
17 4 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 116 (16.50%) Degree
2 15 (2.13%) ISTQB
3 9 (1.28%) PMI Certification
3 9 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (1.14%) ISEB
4 8 (1.14%) PMP
5 6 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.71%) Postgraduate
6 5 (0.71%) HND
6 5 (0.71%) CISSP
6 5 (0.71%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.57%) CRISC
7 4 (0.57%) CISM
7 4 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.43%) MCITP
8 3 (0.43%) HNC
8 3 (0.43%) MCSE
9 2 (0.28%) CGEIT
9 2 (0.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.41%) QA
2 17 (2.42%) SLA
3 7 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.71%) Basel III
5 2 (0.28%) COBIT
5 2 (0.28%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.14%) FATCA
System Software
1 10 (1.42%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.28%) Docker
3 5 (0.71%) XenApp
4 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.14%) KVM
5 1 (0.14%) RHEV
5 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (1.28%) Puppet
3 8 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.14%) CFEngine
4 4 (0.57%) Ganglia
5 2 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.28%) MOM
5 2 (0.28%) Control-M
6 1 (0.14%) CA SiteMinder
6 1 (0.14%) CA LISA
6 1 (0.14%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (0.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 161 (22.90%) Oracle
2 64 (9.10%) Sybase
2 64 (9.10%) Microsoft
3 48 (6.83%) SAP
4 32 (4.55%) Informatica
5 21 (2.99%) Red Hat
6 18 (2.56%) IBM
7 16 (2.28%) Cognos
8 13 (1.85%) HP
9 12 (1.71%) JBoss
10 11 (1.56%) Business Objects
11 9 (1.28%) Google
12 8 (1.14%) MicroStrategy
13 6 (0.85%) Citrix
14 5 (0.71%) FrontRange
14 5 (0.71%) Green Hat
14 5 (0.71%) Wall Street Systems
15 4 (0.57%) Talend
15 4 (0.57%) TIBCO
15 4 (0.57%) Motorola
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £85000 - £105000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Competitive salary based on skills
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone
Salary: From £45,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £70000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum to £35,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum to £25,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension and Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE - VP
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London & Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Wescot Credit Services Limited
Posted: 6 days ago