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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Finance Analyst
Rank 138 139 163
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 11 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.40% 0.83% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.87% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 14
Median salary £47,500 £39,250 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.01% -10.28%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
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
2634 3119 3576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.89% 95.47% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1606 2002 2294
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Financial Analyst across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Financial Analyst Salary Histogram 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 28 August 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 +4 8 £47,500 +26.66%
Edinburgh -1 3 £45,000 +16.88% 1
Financial Analyst
UK

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 21 (100.00%) Finance
2 15 (71.43%) MS Office
3 14 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (57.14%) MS Excel
5 11 (52.38%) Cognos
5 11 (52.38%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (52.38%) Cognos Controller
5 11 (52.38%) Cognos TM1
5 11 (52.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 11 (52.38%) Performance Management
6 5 (23.81%) Hyperion
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (19.05%) Anaplan
7 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
8 3 (14.29%) Banking
8 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
8 3 (14.29%) Charles River
9 2 (9.52%) Fixed Income
9 2 (9.52%) Oracle
9 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
9 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
9 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
9 2 (9.52%) Reference Data
9 2 (9.52%) Portfolio Management
10 1 (4.76%) Matrix Organization
10 1 (4.76%) IFS
10 1 (4.76%) Hyperion Smart View
10 1 (4.76%) Case Management
10 1 (4.76%) Functional Testing

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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (71.43%) MS Office
2 14 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) Cognos Controller
1 11 (52.38%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (4.76%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.76%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Essbase
1 1 (4.76%) Hyperion Smart View
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Fixed Income
2 2 (9.52%) Reference Data
3 1 (4.76%) Equities
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) Performance Management
2 3 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
3 2 (9.52%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Data Mapping
4 1 (4.76%) ERP
4 1 (4.76%) Functional Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Fund Management
4 1 (4.76%) Investment Management
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.76%) ITSM
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (4.76%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Cognos
2 5 (23.81%) Hyperion
3 4 (19.05%) Anaplan
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) Charles River
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle
6 1 (4.76%) IFS
6 1 (4.76%) JD Edwards
6 1 (4.76%) SAP