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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 3 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 295 280 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.39% 26.57% 28.28%
As % of the General category 62.90% 63.78% 67.40%
Number of salaries quoted 111 187 176
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,300 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
469 439 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 43.55% 41.65% 41.95%
Number of salaries quoted 230 274 256
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £29,000
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 24 October 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 279 (39.80%) SQL
2 247 (35.24%) Java
3 187 (26.68%) Banking
4 171 (24.39%) Oracle
5 159 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
6 135 (19.26%) Analytical Skills
7 120 (17.12%) UNIX
8 107 (15.26%) Linux
9 103 (14.69%) Degree
10 100 (14.27%) Investment Banking
11 98 (13.98%) Project Management
12 87 (12.41%) C++
13 85 (12.13%) XML
13 85 (12.13%) Relational Database
14 83 (11.84%) JavaScript
15 79 (11.27%) HTML
16 77 (10.98%) SQL Server
17 76 (10.84%) Python
18 74 (10.56%) Computer Science
19 71 (10.13%) Investment Management
19 71 (10.13%) Risk Management
20 69 (9.84%) Sybase
21 66 (9.42%) OO
22 63 (8.99%) Spring
23 62 (8.84%) C#
23 62 (8.84%) Business Intelligence
24 60 (8.56%) PL/SQL
25 59 (8.42%) Microsoft
26 58 (8.27%) SAP
27 57 (8.13%) CSS

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 44 (6.28%) Tomcat
2 24 (3.42%) WebSphere
3 18 (2.57%) SharePoint
3 18 (2.57%) WebLogic
4 15 (2.14%) JBoss
5 13 (1.85%) Mule
6 12 (1.71%) WebSphere Application Server
7 10 (1.43%) NetWeaver
8 8 (1.14%) SAS
8 8 (1.14%) IIS
9 7 (1.00%) Node.js
10 6 (0.86%) Apache
11 5 (0.71%) SugarCRM
11 5 (0.71%) Alfresco
12 3 (0.43%) Apache Qpid
12 3 (0.43%) CMS
12 3 (0.43%) CICS
12 3 (0.43%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.29%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.29%) Jetty
Applications
1 44 (6.28%) MS Excel
2 29 (4.14%) MS Office
3 23 (3.28%) MS Project
4 14 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (1.43%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.29%) SPSS
8 1 (0.14%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 19 (2.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (1.71%) SAP BPC
3 4 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.43%) SAP IS-U
4 3 (0.43%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.29%) Agresso
5 2 (0.29%) SAP Retail
5 2 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.14%) Loan IQ
6 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.14%) assyst
6 1 (0.14%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.14%) Movex
6 1 (0.14%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.14%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (1.71%) Google Compute Engine
2 11 (1.57%) Heroku
2 11 (1.57%) OpenShift
2 11 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.43%) SaaS
5 2 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.14%) Firewall
2 14 (2.00%) HTTP
3 10 (1.43%) Internet
4 8 (1.14%) DMZ
5 6 (0.86%) SAN
5 6 (0.86%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.86%) Network Security
6 5 (0.71%) DNS
6 5 (0.71%) WAN
7 4 (0.57%) TETRA
7 4 (0.57%) 4G
8 3 (0.43%) SSL
8 3 (0.43%) Intranet
9 2 (0.29%) DHCP
9 2 (0.29%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.29%) LDAP
10 1 (0.14%) ATM
10 1 (0.14%) LAN
10 1 (0.14%) PBX
10 1 (0.14%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (12.13%) Relational Database
2 77 (10.98%) SQL Server
3 50 (7.13%) RDBMS
4 27 (3.85%) Oracle Database
5 24 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (3.14%) NoSQL
7 20 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (1.85%) Pentaho
9 12 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (1.57%) Data Mart
11 10 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (1.14%) MongoDB
13 7 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (1.00%) MS Access
14 6 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (0.86%) DataStage
14 6 (0.86%) Big Data
14 6 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 41 (5.85%) JUnit
2 19 (2.71%) QuickTest Pro
3 14 (2.00%) Selenium
3 14 (2.00%) Jenkins
4 12 (1.71%) Subversion
5 11 (1.57%) Maven
5 11 (1.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (1.43%) Ant
7 9 (1.28%) Git (software)
8 8 (1.14%) Cucumber
9 6 (0.86%) FitNesse
9 6 (0.86%) Appium
9 6 (0.86%) JIRA
9 6 (0.86%) ERwin
9 6 (0.86%) Visual Studio
10 5 (0.71%) PowerDesigner
10 5 (0.71%) Talend Open Studio
10 5 (0.71%) Jasmine
10 5 (0.71%) Mockito
10 5 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 187 (26.68%) Banking
2 100 (14.27%) Investment Banking
3 55 (7.85%) Retail
4 48 (6.85%) Financial Institution
5 43 (6.13%) Telecoms
6 40 (5.71%) Front Office
7 25 (3.57%) Manufacturing
8 21 (3.00%) Retail Banking
9 20 (2.85%) Marketing
10 19 (2.71%) Electronics
11 18 (2.57%) Private Banking
12 10 (1.43%) Back Office
13 8 (1.14%) Legal
14 6 (0.86%) Games
15 5 (0.71%) Publishing
15 5 (0.71%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.57%) Corporate Banking
17 3 (0.43%) Billing
17 3 (0.43%) Advertising
18 1 (0.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 270 (38.52%) Developer
2 179 (25.53%) Analyst
3 105 (14.98%) Java Developer
4 71 (10.13%) Business Analyst
5 70 (9.99%) Senior Developer
6 40 (5.71%) Architect
6 40 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
7 30 (4.28%) Support Analyst
8 28 (3.99%) Technical Analyst
8 28 (3.99%) Technical Business Analyst
9 27 (3.85%) Project Manager
9 27 (3.85%) Consultant
10 26 (3.71%) Senior Analyst
11 18 (2.57%) Software Developer
12 17 (2.43%) Junior
12 17 (2.43%) Test Analyst
12 17 (2.43%) Applications Support
12 17 (2.43%) ETL Developer
12 17 (2.43%) Technical Leader
12 17 (2.43%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (12.13%) XML
2 79 (11.27%) HTML
3 63 (8.99%) Spring
4 57 (8.13%) CSS
5 48 (6.85%) .NET
6 45 (6.42%) Web Services
6 45 (6.42%) jQuery
7 43 (6.13%) Hibernate
8 42 (5.99%) JMS
9 41 (5.85%) J2EE
10 35 (4.99%) HTML5
11 28 (3.99%) Middleware
12 25 (3.57%) ASP.NET
13 24 (3.42%) SOAP
14 23 (3.28%) JSF
15 22 (3.14%) REST
16 21 (3.00%) Struts
17 17 (2.43%) Servlets
17 17 (2.43%) Java EE
18 16 (2.28%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 135 (19.26%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (10.56%) Computer Science
3 48 (6.85%) Mathematics
3 48 (6.85%) Physics
3 48 (6.85%) Market Risk
3 48 (6.85%) Grid Computing
4 27 (3.85%) Derivative
5 24 (3.42%) Fixed Income
6 23 (3.28%) Equities
7 19 (2.71%) DTV
7 19 (2.71%) Credit Risk
8 15 (2.14%) Management Information System
9 14 (2.00%) Open Source
9 14 (2.00%) User Experience
10 12 (1.71%) Mobile App
11 11 (1.57%) Data Integration
12 9 (1.28%) SWIFT
13 8 (1.14%) GIS
14 6 (0.86%) Equity Derivative
14 6 (0.86%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 120 (17.12%) UNIX
2 107 (15.26%) Linux
3 42 (5.99%) Windows
4 21 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (1.85%) Oracle Linux
6 11 (1.57%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.86%) Android
7 6 (0.86%) Solaris
8 4 (0.57%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.57%) AIX
9 3 (0.43%) SUSE
9 3 (0.43%) CentOS
9 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.29%) Tru64
10 2 (0.29%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.14%) MVS
11 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.14%) HPUX
11 1 (0.14%) Fedora
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (13.98%) Project Management
3 71 (10.13%) Risk Management
3 71 (10.13%) Investment Management
4 66 (9.42%) OO
5 62 (8.84%) Business Intelligence
6 53 (7.56%) Business Analysis
7 48 (6.85%) ETL
8 47 (6.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 43 (6.13%) Data Modelling
10 41 (5.85%) ITIL
11 38 (5.42%) TDD
12 35 (4.99%) OOD
12 35 (4.99%) Web Development
13 34 (4.85%) Scrum
14 32 (4.56%) Programme Management
15 29 (4.14%) Workflow
15 29 (4.14%) Analytics
16 28 (3.99%) Information Security
16 28 (3.99%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 279 (39.80%) SQL
2 247 (35.24%) Java
3 87 (12.41%) C++
4 83 (11.84%) JavaScript
5 76 (10.84%) Python
6 62 (8.84%) C#
7 60 (8.56%) PL/SQL
8 36 (5.14%) Perl
9 27 (3.85%) VBA
10 24 (3.42%) Shell Script
11 23 (3.28%) T-SQL
12 15 (2.14%) VB
13 12 (1.71%) Ruby
13 12 (1.71%) Scala
14 11 (1.57%) Bash Shell
15 10 (1.43%) PHP
16 7 (1.00%) XQuery
16 7 (1.00%) XPath
16 7 (1.00%) PowerShell
17 6 (0.86%) C
Qualifications
1 103 (14.69%) Degree
2 16 (2.28%) ISTQB
3 13 (1.85%) ISEB
4 9 (1.28%) PMI Certification
5 8 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (1.00%) PMP
6 7 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (0.86%) CISM
7 6 (0.86%) CRISC
8 5 (0.71%) Security Cleared
8 5 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.71%) HND
8 5 (0.71%) Postgraduate
8 5 (0.71%) CISSP
9 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.57%) CISA
10 3 (0.43%) HNC
11 2 (0.29%) MCSE
11 2 (0.29%) CGEIT
11 2 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (5.85%) QA
2 14 (2.00%) SLA
3 8 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.71%) Basel III
5 4 (0.57%) COBIT
6 2 (0.29%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.29%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.14%) FATCA
System Software
1 11 (1.57%) Docker
2 6 (0.86%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (0.43%) XenApp
5 2 (0.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.14%) KVM
6 1 (0.14%) RHEV
6 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (2.28%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (1.85%) Puppet
3 12 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (1.57%) CFEngine
5 4 (0.57%) Ganglia
6 2 (0.29%) Control-M
6 2 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.14%) MOM
7 1 (0.14%) CA SiteMinder
7 1 (0.14%) HP UCMDB
7 1 (0.14%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 171 (24.39%) Oracle
2 69 (9.84%) Sybase
3 59 (8.42%) Microsoft
4 58 (8.27%) SAP
5 32 (4.56%) Informatica
6 23 (3.28%) Red Hat
7 21 (3.00%) IBM
8 20 (2.85%) Cognos
9 12 (1.71%) HP
9 12 (1.71%) Google
10 11 (1.57%) Business Objects
11 8 (1.14%) MicroStrategy
12 5 (0.71%) FrontRange
12 5 (0.71%) Talend
12 5 (0.71%) Green Hat
13 4 (0.57%) Actimize
13 4 (0.57%) Motorola
13 4 (0.57%) Ab Initio
13 4 (0.57%) Wall Street Systems
13 4 (0.57%) Citrix
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