The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Financial Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Finance Analyst
Rank 147 142 165
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 15 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.52% 0.72% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.76% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 14
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,571
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -0.16%
Financial Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2755 3040 3558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.16% 95.30% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1596 1955 2346
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Financial Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Financial Analyst in the job title.

Financial Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Financial Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Financial Analyst Salary Trend in Scotland

Financial Analyst
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Glasgow -1 12 £47,500 +90.00%
Edinburgh 0 3 £45,000 +8.43% 3
Financial Analyst
UK

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, Financial Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Finance
2 16 (69.57%) MS Office
3 15 (65.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
5 12 (52.17%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (47.83%) Cognos
6 11 (47.83%) Cognos Controller
6 11 (47.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 11 (47.83%) Performance Management
6 11 (47.83%) Cognos TM1
7 4 (17.39%) Hyperion
7 4 (17.39%) Anaplan
8 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (13.04%) Charles River
8 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
8 3 (13.04%) Banking
9 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
9 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
9 2 (8.70%) Legal
9 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.70%) Fixed Income
9 2 (8.70%) Reference Data
9 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
9 2 (8.70%) SQL
9 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
9 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
9 2 (8.70%) Portfolio Management
10 1 (4.35%) Matrix Organization
10 1 (4.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework

Financial Analyst Skill Set
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 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (69.57%) MS Office
2 15 (65.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
4 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
5 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) Cognos Controller
1 11 (47.83%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) VLAN
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
General
1 23 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Fixed Income
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Reference Data
3 1 (4.35%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Solaris
1 1 (4.35%) Unix
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (47.83%) Performance Management
3 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
3 2 (8.70%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.35%) Case Management
4 1 (4.35%) Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) Data Architecture
4 1 (4.35%) Data Governance
4 1 (4.35%) Data Mapping
4 1 (4.35%) Functional Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Information Security
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.35%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.35%) Security Operations
4 1 (4.35%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (4.35%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) COBIT
1 1 (4.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Cognos
2 4 (17.39%) Anaplan
2 4 (17.39%) Hyperion
3 3 (13.04%) Charles River
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
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Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
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