The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank - - 9
Permanent jobs citing Finance 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - - 3.70%
As % of the General category - - 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
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 Highlands region.

General Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 6.25% 47.83% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £32,500 - £11,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

Finance
Salary Trend in the Highlands

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

Finance Salary Trend in the Highlands

Finance
Top 3 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands 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 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands 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.

Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner