The first 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Highlands region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 7 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 7.14% - 19.35%
As % of the General category 20.00% - 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
5 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 35.71% 47.62% 45.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 6
Average salary £38,750 £21,750 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.16% +3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Finance
Scotland

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
Job Locations in the Highlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Highlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Inverness - 1 £45,000 -
Finance
Scotland

Finance
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Local Government
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) Fujitsu
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

General
1 4 (100.00%) Local Government
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Fujitsu