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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 4 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 336 313 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.07% 28.61% 29.88%
As % of the General category 59.05% 67.60% 70.44%
Number of salaries quoted 159 199 176
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 £36,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
569 463 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.14% 42.32% 42.42%
Number of salaries quoted 318 266 246
Average salary £42,500 £46,750 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +12.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,750 £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 30 September 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 276 (38.76%) SQL
2 257 (36.10%) Java
3 188 (26.40%) Banking
4 170 (23.88%) Oracle
5 163 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
6 150 (21.07%) Analytical Skills
7 113 (15.87%) UNIX
8 109 (15.31%) Degree
9 107 (15.03%) Linux
10 104 (14.61%) Investment Banking
11 101 (14.19%) C++
12 100 (14.04%) Project Management
13 89 (12.50%) Computer Science
14 86 (12.08%) XML
15 84 (11.80%) Relational Database
16 83 (11.66%) JavaScript
17 82 (11.52%) HTML
17 82 (11.52%) Risk Management
18 81 (11.38%) Investment Management
19 79 (11.10%) Python
20 68 (9.55%) OO
21 67 (9.41%) Sybase
22 64 (8.99%) SQL Server
23 63 (8.85%) C#
24 62 (8.71%) PL/SQL
24 62 (8.71%) Microsoft
24 62 (8.71%) Mathematics
25 61 (8.57%) Physics
25 61 (8.57%) Spring
26 60 (8.43%) Business Intelligence

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 41 (5.76%) Tomcat
2 27 (3.79%) WebSphere
3 15 (2.11%) WebLogic
4 14 (1.97%) WebSphere Application Server
4 14 (1.97%) SharePoint
5 13 (1.83%) Mule
6 10 (1.40%) NetWeaver
7 8 (1.12%) SAS
8 7 (0.98%) Node.js
9 6 (0.84%) Apache
9 6 (0.84%) IIS
10 5 (0.70%) SugarCRM
10 5 (0.70%) Alfresco
11 3 (0.42%) Apache Qpid
11 3 (0.42%) CICS
11 3 (0.42%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.28%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.28%) Jetty
12 2 (0.28%) CMS
13 1 (0.14%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 36 (5.06%) MS Excel
2 26 (3.65%) MS Office
3 22 (3.09%) MS Project
4 11 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.12%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (2.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (1.69%) SAP BPC
3 5 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.42%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.42%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.28%) Agresso
6 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.28%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.14%) assyst
7 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.14%) Loan IQ
7 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.14%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.14%) Movex
7 1 (0.14%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (1.40%) Heroku
1 10 (1.40%) OpenShift
1 10 (1.40%) Google Compute Engine
2 4 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.28%) SaaS
4 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.83%) HTTP
1 13 (1.83%) Firewall
2 11 (1.54%) Internet
3 7 (0.98%) DNS
3 7 (0.98%) SAN
4 6 (0.84%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.84%) Network Security
5 5 (0.70%) WAN
6 4 (0.56%) TETRA
6 4 (0.56%) SSL
6 4 (0.56%) 4G
7 3 (0.42%) DMZ
7 3 (0.42%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.42%) LDAP
8 2 (0.28%) DHCP
8 2 (0.28%) Intranet
9 1 (0.14%) VLAN
9 1 (0.14%) X.25
9 1 (0.14%) X.509
9 1 (0.14%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (11.80%) Relational Database
2 64 (8.99%) SQL Server
3 50 (7.02%) RDBMS
4 24 (3.37%) Oracle Database
5 22 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (2.95%) NoSQL
7 14 (1.97%) Pentaho
8 13 (1.83%) Data Mart
8 13 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.12%) MongoDB
10 8 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (0.84%) Big Data
11 6 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (0.84%) DataStage
12 5 (0.70%) MS Access
12 5 (0.70%) PowerCenter
12 5 (0.70%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 41 (5.76%) JUnit
2 18 (2.53%) QuickTest Pro
3 13 (1.83%) Selenium
3 13 (1.83%) Jenkins
4 12 (1.69%) Maven
5 11 (1.54%) Ant
5 11 (1.54%) Subversion
6 10 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (0.98%) Git (software)
7 7 (0.98%) Cucumber
8 6 (0.84%) FitNesse
8 6 (0.84%) Appium
8 6 (0.84%) Mockito
8 6 (0.84%) JIRA
8 6 (0.84%) ERwin
8 6 (0.84%) Visual Studio
9 5 (0.70%) PowerDesigner
9 5 (0.70%) Talend Open Studio
9 5 (0.70%) Jasmine
9 5 (0.70%) SoapUI
General
1 188 (26.40%) Banking
2 104 (14.61%) Investment Banking
3 53 (7.44%) Financial Institution
4 52 (7.30%) Retail
5 38 (5.34%) Front Office
6 33 (4.63%) Telecoms
7 25 (3.51%) Manufacturing
8 21 (2.95%) Retail Banking
9 18 (2.53%) Private Banking
10 17 (2.39%) Marketing
11 16 (2.25%) Electronics
12 8 (1.12%) Legal
12 8 (1.12%) Back Office
13 7 (0.98%) Publishing
14 6 (0.84%) Games
15 5 (0.70%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.56%) Advertising
17 3 (0.42%) Billing
18 2 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
19 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 276 (38.76%) Developer
2 174 (24.44%) Analyst
3 116 (16.29%) Java Developer
4 75 (10.53%) Business Analyst
5 73 (10.25%) Senior Developer
6 44 (6.18%) Senior Java Developer
7 40 (5.62%) Architect
8 33 (4.63%) Technical Analyst
8 33 (4.63%) Technical Business Analyst
9 31 (4.35%) Consultant
10 25 (3.51%) Project Manager
11 24 (3.37%) Senior Analyst
12 23 (3.23%) Support Analyst
13 21 (2.95%) Technical Leader
14 20 (2.81%) Lead Business Analyst
15 19 (2.67%) Credit Risk Analyst
16 18 (2.53%) Software Developer
16 18 (2.53%) Junior
16 18 (2.53%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
17 17 (2.39%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (12.08%) XML
2 82 (11.52%) HTML
3 61 (8.57%) Spring
4 54 (7.58%) CSS
5 52 (7.30%) .NET
6 44 (6.18%) J2EE
6 44 (6.18%) jQuery
7 40 (5.62%) Hibernate
8 39 (5.48%) JMS
9 38 (5.34%) Web Services
10 36 (5.06%) HTML5
11 27 (3.79%) ASP.NET
12 26 (3.65%) Middleware
13 21 (2.95%) SOAP
14 20 (2.81%) JSF
15 18 (2.53%) Struts
16 16 (2.25%) Servlets
16 16 (2.25%) Java EE
16 16 (2.25%) CSS3
17 14 (1.97%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 150 (21.07%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 62 (8.71%) Mathematics
4 61 (8.57%) Physics
5 59 (8.29%) Grid Computing
6 58 (8.15%) Market Risk
7 30 (4.21%) Derivative
8 26 (3.65%) Equities
9 25 (3.51%) Fixed Income
10 21 (2.95%) Credit Risk
11 16 (2.25%) Management Information System
11 16 (2.25%) DTV
12 14 (1.97%) Open Source
12 14 (1.97%) User Experience
13 13 (1.83%) Mobile App
14 11 (1.54%) Data Integration
15 9 (1.26%) SWIFT
16 8 (1.12%) GIS
17 5 (0.70%) Equity Derivative
18 4 (0.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 113 (15.87%) UNIX
2 107 (15.03%) Linux
3 45 (6.32%) Windows
4 23 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (1.83%) Oracle Linux
6 10 (1.40%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.98%) Solaris
8 6 (0.84%) Android
9 5 (0.70%) AIX
10 4 (0.56%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.28%) CentOS
12 2 (0.28%) Tru64
12 2 (0.28%) SUSE
12 2 (0.28%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.14%) MVS
13 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.14%) HPUX
13 1 (0.14%) Fedora
13 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (14.04%) Project Management
3 82 (11.52%) Risk Management
4 81 (11.38%) Investment Management
5 68 (9.55%) OO
6 60 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
7 59 (8.29%) Business Analysis
8 47 (6.60%) Stakeholder Management
8 47 (6.60%) ETL
9 41 (5.76%) Data Modelling
10 38 (5.34%) ITIL
11 37 (5.20%) Web Development
12 32 (4.49%) Scrum
12 32 (4.49%) TDD
13 31 (4.35%) OOD
14 30 (4.21%) Workflow
15 29 (4.07%) Programme Management
16 28 (3.93%) Automated Testing
17 27 (3.79%) Unit Testing
18 26 (3.65%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 276 (38.76%) SQL
2 257 (36.10%) Java
3 101 (14.19%) C++
4 83 (11.66%) JavaScript
5 79 (11.10%) Python
6 63 (8.85%) C#
7 62 (8.71%) PL/SQL
8 41 (5.76%) Perl
9 22 (3.09%) Shell Script
10 19 (2.67%) T-SQL
11 18 (2.53%) VBA
12 15 (2.11%) Scala
13 12 (1.69%) Ruby
14 11 (1.54%) Bash Shell
15 10 (1.40%) PHP
16 9 (1.26%) VB
16 9 (1.26%) PowerShell
17 6 (0.84%) C
18 5 (0.70%) CoffeeScript
18 5 (0.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 109 (15.31%) Degree
2 15 (2.11%) ISTQB
3 9 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (1.26%) ISEB
4 8 (1.12%) PMI Certification
5 7 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (0.98%) PMP
6 5 (0.70%) CISSP
6 5 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.70%) HND
6 5 (0.70%) Postgraduate
6 5 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (0.70%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.56%) CRISC
7 4 (0.56%) CISM
8 3 (0.42%) HNC
9 2 (0.28%) CISA
9 2 (0.28%) MCSE
9 2 (0.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.28%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.92%) QA
2 15 (2.11%) SLA
3 6 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.70%) Basel III
5 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.28%) COBIT
5 2 (0.28%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.14%) FATCA
System Software
1 10 (1.40%) Docker
2 9 (1.26%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (0.56%) XenApp
4 1 (0.14%) KVM
4 1 (0.14%) RHEV
4 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (1.40%) Puppet
3 9 (1.26%) CFEngine
3 9 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.56%) Ganglia
5 2 (0.28%) Control-M
5 2 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.14%) MOM
6 1 (0.14%) CA SiteMinder
6 1 (0.14%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (0.14%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 170 (23.88%) Oracle
2 67 (9.41%) Sybase
3 62 (8.71%) Microsoft
4 55 (7.72%) SAP
5 33 (4.63%) Informatica
6 23 (3.23%) Red Hat
7 19 (2.67%) IBM
8 16 (2.25%) Cognos
9 12 (1.69%) JBoss
10 11 (1.54%) Business Objects
11 10 (1.40%) HP
11 10 (1.40%) Google
12 8 (1.12%) MicroStrategy
13 5 (0.70%) FrontRange
13 5 (0.70%) Citrix
13 5 (0.70%) Wall Street Systems
13 5 (0.70%) Talend
13 5 (0.70%) Green Hat
14 4 (0.56%) Actimize
14 4 (0.56%) Adobe
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Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health.
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