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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 5 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 6.25% 13.64% 18.18%
As % of the General category 14.29% 17.65% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
7 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 43.75% 77.27% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £14,500 £30,798 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 26 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sutherland - 1 - -
Finance
Scotland

Finance
Top 2 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management