The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 930 1078 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 32.34% 33.91% 24.00%
As % of the General category 68.63% 68.84% 58.26%
Number of salaries quoted 472 671 560
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

General Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1355 1566 1641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 47.11% 49.26% 41.20%
Number of salaries quoted 737 950 1005
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Finance
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Finance Salary Trend in Scotland

Finance
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Scotland

Finance
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh 0 515 £47,500 +5.55% 95
Glasgow -2 358 £46,750 -3.83% 45
Stirling -7 22 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Aberdeen +6 10 £45,000 -35.71%
Fife -2 7 £27,500 -35.93% 2
West Lothian -3 6 £65,000 +56.62% 1
Dundee +3 4 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Perth and Kinross 0 3 £49,750 -
Renfrewshire -2 1 - - 5
North Lanarkshire -2 1 - - 1
Falkirk - 1 - - 1
Finance
UK

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Finance.

1 480 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
2 463 (26.66%) Banking
3 390 (22.45%) Project Management
4 328 (18.88%) SQL
5 317 (18.25%) Java
6 292 (16.81%) Oracle
7 232 (13.36%) Stakeholder Management
8 230 (13.24%) Degree
9 214 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
10 199 (11.46%) Retail
11 198 (11.40%) Unix
12 182 (10.48%) C#
13 179 (10.31%) SDLC
14 176 (10.13%) .NET
15 167 (9.61%) SQL Server
16 162 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
17 160 (9.21%) Business Analysis
18 159 (9.15%) Microsoft
19 158 (9.10%) Data Centre
20 133 (7.66%) TDD
21 132 (7.60%) Windows
22 127 (7.31%) Scrum
23 126 (7.25%) Relational Database
24 116 (6.68%) JavaScript
25 114 (6.56%) HTML
26 110 (6.33%) MS Excel
26 110 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
27 109 (6.28%) Spring
28 102 (5.87%) Mentoring
29 100 (5.76%) Linux

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 55 (3.17%) SAS
2 47 (2.71%) WebSphere
3 36 (2.07%) JBoss
4 31 (1.78%) SharePoint
5 27 (1.55%) Oracle Coherence
6 26 (1.50%) Tomcat
7 19 (1.09%) CMS
7 19 (1.09%) Node.js
8 17 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
9 15 (0.86%) Apache
10 14 (0.81%) IIS
11 12 (0.69%) GemFire
12 9 (0.52%) MS Exchange
13 8 (0.46%) MQSeries
13 8 (0.46%) WebLogic
14 7 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 6 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
15 6 (0.35%) NetWeaver
15 6 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
15 6 (0.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 110 (6.33%) MS Excel
2 46 (2.65%) MS Office
3 30 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (0.92%) MS Project
5 10 (0.58%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.23%) S-PLUS
7 2 (0.12%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.058%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.058%) Simulink
8 1 (0.058%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 21 (1.21%) Markit EDM
2 21 (1.21%) Oracle BPM
3 16 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (0.69%) MultiFonds
4 12 (0.69%) thinkFolio
5 8 (0.46%) SAP PM
6 6 (0.35%) Hyperion Planning
6 6 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (0.35%) SAP FI
6 6 (0.35%) SAP HCM
6 6 (0.35%) SAP HR
7 5 (0.29%) Cognos TM1
7 5 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (0.29%) SAP CO
7 5 (0.29%) SAP cProjects
8 4 (0.23%) HFM
8 4 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.23%) SAP BPC
8 4 (0.23%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 36 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (0.98%) PaaS
4 10 (0.58%) IaaS
4 10 (0.58%) SaaS
5 9 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 8 (0.46%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.17%) Office 365
7 3 (0.17%) Taleo
8 1 (0.058%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.058%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.058%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 54 (3.11%) Firewall
2 36 (2.07%) TCP/IP
3 28 (1.61%) LAN
3 28 (1.61%) WAN
4 26 (1.50%) SAN
5 22 (1.27%) Network Security
6 18 (1.04%) DNS
7 16 (0.92%) Cisco IOS
8 14 (0.81%) BGP
8 14 (0.81%) DHCP
8 14 (0.81%) EIGRP
9 13 (0.75%) Internet
9 13 (0.75%) OSPF
9 13 (0.75%) Wireless
10 12 (0.69%) DMVPN
10 12 (0.69%) MPLS
10 12 (0.69%) Multicast
11 11 (0.63%) HTTP
12 9 (0.52%) ATM
12 9 (0.52%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (9.61%) SQL Server
2 126 (7.25%) Relational Database
3 110 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
4 84 (4.84%) RDBMS
5 77 (4.43%) Oracle Database
6 58 (3.34%) BusinessObjects
7 44 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
7 44 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 35 (2.01%) Oracle BI EE
9 33 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
10 32 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 30 (1.73%) MySQL
12 29 (1.67%) PowerCenter
13 26 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
14 23 (1.32%) Hadoop
15 22 (1.27%) DataStage
15 22 (1.27%) NoSQL
16 21 (1.21%) Big Data
16 21 (1.21%) Oracle ODI
17 19 (1.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 65 (3.74%) JIRA
2 63 (3.63%) Maven
3 43 (2.48%) Selenium
4 38 (2.19%) Jenkins
5 37 (2.13%) Cucumber
5 37 (2.13%) Git (software)
6 34 (1.96%) Subversion
7 29 (1.67%) FitNesse
8 22 (1.27%) Eclipse
8 22 (1.27%) JUnit
9 20 (1.15%) TeamCity
9 20 (1.15%) Visual Studio
10 19 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
11 15 (0.86%) PowerBuilder
12 13 (0.75%) HP UFT
13 12 (0.69%) Ant
14 8 (0.46%) JBehave
14 8 (0.46%) Mockito
15 7 (0.40%) Axure RP
15 7 (0.40%) Concordion
General
1 463 (26.66%) Banking
2 199 (11.46%) Retail
3 84 (4.84%) Investment Banking
4 69 (3.97%) Financial Institution
5 66 (3.80%) Marketing
6 60 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
7 52 (2.99%) Telecoms
8 42 (2.42%) Manufacturing
9 34 (1.96%) Retail Banking
10 30 (1.73%) Electronics
11 28 (1.61%) Local Government
12 26 (1.50%) Billing
13 24 (1.38%) Law
14 22 (1.27%) Private Banking
15 19 (1.09%) Legal
16 18 (1.04%) Spanish Language
17 16 (0.92%) Front Office
18 15 (0.86%) Back Office
19 11 (0.63%) Publishing
20 10 (0.58%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 373 (21.47%) Analyst
2 297 (17.10%) Developer
3 200 (11.51%) Project Manager
4 171 (9.84%) Consultant
5 130 (7.48%) Business Analyst
6 107 (6.16%) Java Developer
7 95 (5.47%) Architect
8 66 (3.80%) Senior Analyst
9 64 (3.68%) IT Manager
10 52 (2.99%) Senior Manager
11 48 (2.76%) Technical Analyst
12 47 (2.71%) C# Developer
13 44 (2.53%) .NET Developer
14 43 (2.48%) IT Analyst
14 43 (2.48%) Senior Developer
15 40 (2.30%) Solutions Architect
16 38 (2.19%) Software Developer
17 37 (2.13%) Infrastructure Manager
17 37 (2.13%) Systems Analyst
17 37 (2.13%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (10.13%) .NET
2 114 (6.56%) HTML
3 109 (6.28%) Spring
4 94 (5.41%) CSS
5 84 (4.84%) XML
6 79 (4.55%) Web Services
7 67 (3.86%) Hibernate
8 63 (3.63%) REST
9 62 (3.57%) HTML5
10 50 (2.88%) jQuery
10 50 (2.88%) JSON
11 44 (2.53%) AngularJS
11 44 (2.53%) ASP.NET
12 39 (2.25%) JMS
13 38 (2.19%) CSS3
14 35 (2.01%) J2EE
14 35 (2.01%) Middleware
15 29 (1.67%) Drools
16 26 (1.50%) RESTful
17 25 (1.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 214 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
2 158 (9.10%) Data Centre
3 82 (4.72%) User Experience
4 80 (4.61%) Computer Science
5 78 (4.49%) Management Information System
6 33 (1.90%) Data Integration
6 33 (1.90%) Mainframe
7 30 (1.73%) Mobile App
8 24 (1.38%) Data Structures
8 24 (1.38%) Derivative
9 21 (1.21%) Clustering
9 21 (1.21%) Mathematics
10 20 (1.15%) Statistics
11 19 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
11 19 (1.09%) Fixed Income
12 18 (1.04%) Reference Data
13 17 (0.98%) Fintech
14 16 (0.92%) Economics
14 16 (0.92%) Smart Meter
15 15 (0.86%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 198 (11.40%) Unix
2 132 (7.60%) Windows
3 100 (5.76%) Linux
4 33 (1.90%) Windows Server
5 28 (1.61%) Solaris
6 26 (1.50%) Android
7 20 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (1.09%) Apple iOS
9 17 (0.98%) AIX
10 15 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (0.52%) Windows 7
12 9 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.35%) zOS
14 4 (0.23%) VMS
15 3 (0.17%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.17%) OS/400
16 2 (0.12%) Debian
16 2 (0.12%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.12%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 480 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
2 390 (22.45%) Project Management
3 232 (13.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 179 (10.31%) SDLC
5 162 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
6 160 (9.21%) Business Analysis
7 133 (7.66%) TDD
8 127 (7.31%) Scrum
9 102 (5.87%) Mentoring
10 99 (5.70%) Asset Management
11 98 (5.64%) PRINCE2
12 94 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
12 94 (5.41%) Line Management
13 91 (5.24%) Analytics
14 89 (5.12%) ITIL
15 87 (5.01%) Change Management
16 83 (4.78%) Software Engineering
17 79 (4.55%) Migration
18 78 (4.49%) OO
19 74 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 328 (18.88%) SQL
2 317 (18.25%) Java
3 182 (10.48%) C#
4 116 (6.68%) JavaScript
5 94 (5.41%) Python
6 87 (5.01%) PL/SQL
7 56 (3.22%) Perl
8 49 (2.82%) Shell Script
9 37 (2.13%) VB.NET
10 35 (2.01%) C++
11 34 (1.96%) PowerShell
12 25 (1.44%) Groovy
13 24 (1.38%) Ruby
14 22 (1.27%) VBA
15 18 (1.04%) T-SQL
16 14 (0.81%) C
16 14 (0.81%) VB
17 13 (0.75%) VBScript
18 9 (0.52%) PHP
18 9 (0.52%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 230 (13.24%) Degree
2 38 (2.19%) ISEB
3 34 (1.96%) PMI Certification
4 29 (1.67%) CISSP
5 25 (1.44%) ISTQB
5 25 (1.44%) PMP
6 23 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (1.21%) CCNP
8 20 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 19 (1.09%) CCIE
10 18 (1.04%) CCNA
11 17 (0.98%) CEH
12 14 (0.81%) GIAC
13 13 (0.75%) CISM
14 12 (0.69%) APMP
14 12 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 10 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (0.58%) SC Cleared
15 10 (0.58%) Security Cleared
16 8 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (5.01%) QA
2 35 (2.01%) SLA
3 23 (1.32%) COBIT
4 18 (1.04%) Data Quality
5 10 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
6 9 (0.52%) Basel II
6 9 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.46%) PMBOK
8 5 (0.29%) ISO 8583
8 5 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 7816
8 5 (0.29%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.17%) Basel III
9 3 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
9 3 (0.17%) EMIR
9 3 (0.17%) MiFID
9 3 (0.17%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.17%) UCITS
10 2 (0.12%) FATCA
10 2 (0.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 27 (1.55%) Active Directory
2 19 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (0.86%) Docker
4 10 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 10 (0.58%) Veritas File System
4 10 (0.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 8 (0.46%) Squid
6 6 (0.35%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.35%) RACF
7 4 (0.23%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 4 (0.23%) Time Sharing Option
7 4 (0.23%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (0.17%) MetaFrame
8 3 (0.17%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.12%) Firmware
9 2 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.12%) vSphere
9 2 (0.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (1.67%) SCCM
2 18 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (0.81%) Puppet
4 13 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (0.63%) SCOM
6 8 (0.46%) Ansible
6 8 (0.46%) Kubernetes
6 8 (0.46%) Mesos
6 8 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (0.35%) QRadar
8 5 (0.29%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.23%) FortiGate
9 4 (0.23%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 4 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.23%) zSecure
10 3 (0.17%) Fluentd
10 3 (0.17%) HP UCMDB
10 3 (0.17%) Nagios
10 3 (0.17%) Nessus
10 3 (0.17%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 292 (16.81%) Oracle
2 159 (9.15%) Microsoft
3 71 (4.09%) SAP
4 70 (4.03%) IBM
5 58 (3.34%) Sybase
6 53 (3.05%) Cognos
7 52 (2.99%) Informatica
8 49 (2.82%) HP
9 35 (2.01%) VMware
10 29 (1.67%) Cisco
11 27 (1.55%) Charles River
12 26 (1.50%) Bloomberg
13 25 (1.44%) Reuters
14 22 (1.27%) Teradata
15 20 (1.15%) Fidessa
15 20 (1.15%) Tableau
16 19 (1.09%) Red Hat
17 18 (1.04%) Veritas
18 17 (0.98%) CheckPoint
19 16 (0.92%) Symantec
Highland
Capgemini UK
Posted: 19 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
JP Morgan Glasgow
Salary: Highly competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + Car allowance, bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fife
Sanderson
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS
Salary: Competative
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £16500.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Core Bens + Flexi Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £48000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago