The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Financial Institution in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Financial Institution over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Institution
Rank 137 131 136
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 18 35 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.59% 1.07% 0.65%
As % of the General category 1.22% 2.35% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 12 32 15
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +26.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £62,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Financial Institution
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
1477 1490 1323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 48.02% 45.55% 43.32%
Number of salaries quoted 901 916 924
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Financial Institution
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Financial Institution across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Financial Institution Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Financial Institution
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Financial Institution Salary Trend in Scotland

Financial Institution
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Financial Institution across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Financial Institution Salary Histogram in Scotland

Financial Institution
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 Institution within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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 -3 9 £40,000 - 1
Glasgow -6 5 £60,000 +6.66%
Stirling - 4 £50,000 -
Financial Institution
UK

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Financial Institution 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 Financial Institution.

1 51 (100.00%) Finance
2 21 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (39.22%) Degree
4 17 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 16 (31.37%) Banking
6 15 (29.41%) Java
7 14 (27.45%) Mathematics
7 14 (27.45%) Computer Science
8 13 (25.49%) C++
8 13 (25.49%) Grid Computing
8 13 (25.49%) Investment Banking
8 13 (25.49%) Physics
8 13 (25.49%) Market Risk
8 13 (25.49%) Investment Management
9 12 (23.53%) SQL
10 10 (19.61%) .NET
11 7 (13.73%) Asset Management
11 7 (13.73%) Wealth Management
12 6 (11.76%) C#
12 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
12 6 (11.76%) CSS
12 6 (11.76%) Windows
12 6 (11.76%) Change Management
13 5 (9.80%) Web Services
13 5 (9.80%) ITIL
13 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
13 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
13 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (9.80%) Information Security
13 5 (9.80%) QA

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Financial Institution 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 Financial Institution. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.88%) CMS
3 2 (3.92%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
2 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.96%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.92%) VPN
2 2 (3.92%) DNS
2 2 (3.92%) SAN
2 2 (3.92%) ICMP
2 2 (3.92%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (3.92%) VLAN
2 2 (3.92%) Network Security
3 1 (1.96%) Firewall
3 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) NUnit
1 2 (3.92%) Moq
General
1 51 (100.00%) Finance
2 16 (31.37%) Banking
3 13 (25.49%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.92%) Retail
4 2 (3.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.96%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 24 (47.06%) Developer
2 13 (25.49%) Senior Developer
2 13 (25.49%) Java Developer
3 12 (23.53%) Analyst
4 11 (21.57%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Architect
6 6 (11.76%) C# Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Web Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Architect
8 4 (7.84%) Security Analyst
9 3 (5.88%) C# Web Developer
9 3 (5.88%) WPF Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (3.92%) IT Security Specialist
10 2 (3.92%) Security Specialist
10 2 (3.92%) Risk Analyst
10 2 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
10 2 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (3.92%) Administrator
10 2 (3.92%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) .NET
2 6 (11.76%) CSS
3 5 (9.80%) Web Services
3 5 (9.80%) WPF
4 3 (5.88%) Ext JS
4 3 (5.88%) HTML
4 3 (5.88%) JSTL
4 3 (5.88%) Servlets
4 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.92%) SOAP
5 2 (3.92%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.92%) Protocol Buffers
5 2 (3.92%) ZeroMQ
5 2 (3.92%) Silverlight
5 2 (3.92%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (27.45%) Mathematics
2 14 (27.45%) Computer Science
3 13 (25.49%) Market Risk
3 13 (25.49%) Physics
3 13 (25.49%) Grid Computing
4 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.92%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.92%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.92%) PKI
5 1 (1.96%) GIS
5 1 (1.96%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Linux
3 3 (5.88%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.92%) AIX
4 2 (3.92%) Solaris
4 2 (3.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 13 (25.49%) Investment Management
3 7 (13.73%) Wealth Management
3 7 (13.73%) Asset Management
4 6 (11.76%) Change Management
5 5 (9.80%) ITIL
5 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (9.80%) Information Security
6 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (5.88%) IT Governance
7 3 (5.88%) Content Management
7 3 (5.88%) Project Management
7 3 (5.88%) Service Management
8 2 (3.92%) Quality Management
8 2 (3.92%) Security Management
8 2 (3.92%) OO
8 2 (3.92%) SOA
8 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.92%) BPR
8 2 (3.92%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 15 (29.41%) Java
2 13 (25.49%) C++
3 12 (23.53%) SQL
4 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.76%) C#
5 1 (1.96%) Perl
5 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.96%) Python
5 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (39.22%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) CISSP
3 2 (3.92%) CEH
3 2 (3.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) QA
2 3 (5.88%) Basel III
3 2 (3.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.92%) Terminal Services
2 2 (3.92%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.92%) vSphere
2 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) Sybase
3 2 (3.92%) Infragistics
3 2 (3.92%) VMware
3 2 (3.92%) Google
3 2 (3.92%) Red Gate
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) Avaloq
4 1 (1.96%) IBM
4 1 (1.96%) i2