The table below looks at the statistics for the Financial Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Financial Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Finance Analyst
Rank 157 133 158
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 4 27 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.89% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.93% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 8
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
2850 2917 3176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.57% 95.64% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1855 1880 2067
Average salary £42,500 £41,928 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Financial Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Financial Analyst in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Edinburgh +7 4 £40,000 -15.78% 4
Financial Analyst
UK

Financial Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Financial Analyst in their job title 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 with Financial Analyst in their job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Finance
2 17 (65.38%) Banking
3 11 (42.31%) Retail
4 8 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (30.77%) ISEB
5 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
5 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
5 6 (23.08%) Retail Banking
6 5 (19.23%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (19.23%) Test Strategy
6 5 (19.23%) SQL
7 4 (15.38%) Migration
7 4 (15.38%) Asset Management
8 3 (11.54%) MS Office
8 3 (11.54%) Change Management
9 2 (7.69%) Firewall
9 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
9 2 (7.69%) Service Management
9 2 (7.69%) HTTP
9 2 (7.69%) SSL
9 2 (7.69%) IBM
9 2 (7.69%) Web Services
9 2 (7.69%) XML
9 2 (7.69%) XSL
9 2 (7.69%) ITIL
9 2 (7.69%) Windows
9 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
9 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (7.69%) DMZ
9 2 (7.69%) Intranet

Financial Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Financial Analyst in their job title 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 with Financial Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) DMZ
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
1 2 (7.69%) HTTP
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
1 2 (7.69%) Intranet
1 2 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 26 (100.00%) Finance
2 17 (65.38%) Banking
3 11 (42.31%) Retail
4 6 (23.08%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.85%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
1 2 (7.69%) XML
1 2 (7.69%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) DataPower
1 2 (7.69%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
2 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
3 5 (19.23%) GAP Analysis
3 5 (19.23%) Test Strategy
4 4 (15.38%) Asset Management
4 4 (15.38%) Migration
5 3 (11.54%) Change Management
6 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL
6 2 (7.69%) Service Management
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.85%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Project Management
7 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.85%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (3.85%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) ACCA
3 1 (3.85%) CIMA
3 1 (3.85%) CIPFA
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCOM
1 2 (7.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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