The table below looks at the statistics for Financial Modelling skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Financial Modelling over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Modeling
Rank 155 169 138
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -31
Permanent jobs citing Financial Modelling 11 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.33% 0.11% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.13% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 8
Average salary £37,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £54,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +14.21%
Financial Modelling
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2957 3119 2534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.69% 83.51% 83.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1848 2026 1642
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Financial Modelling
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Financial Modelling Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Financial Modelling
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Financial Modelling Salary Trend in Scotland

Financial Modelling
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 Modelling within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
Glasgow +13 9 - -
Edinburgh -5 2 £37,500 -21.05%
Financial Modelling
UK

Financial Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Financial Modelling 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 Modelling.

1 22 (100.00%) Finance
2 14 (63.64%) SQL
3 10 (45.45%) Risk Management
4 9 (40.91%) OO
5 7 (31.82%) UNIX
5 7 (31.82%) Linux
5 7 (31.82%) Information Retrieval
5 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
7 5 (22.73%) Java
7 5 (22.73%) SAS
7 5 (22.73%) Degree
7 5 (22.73%) Analytics
8 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
8 4 (18.18%) Data Management
8 4 (18.18%) WAN
8 4 (18.18%) Windows
8 4 (18.18%) MPLS
9 3 (13.64%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (13.64%) C++
9 3 (13.64%) VB
9 3 (13.64%) Banking
9 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (13.64%) Business Analytics
9 3 (13.64%) Coaching
10 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (9.09%) Software Delivery
10 2 (9.09%) Risk Analytics
10 2 (9.09%) Open Source
10 2 (9.09%) Spring Integration

Financial Modelling
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Financial Modelling 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 Modelling. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) SAS
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (9.09%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) WAN
1 4 (18.18%) MPLS
2 2 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
General
1 22 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Quantitative Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Architect
3 6 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (27.27%) Lead Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Network Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Pricing Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Pricing Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Business Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Product Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Business Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) J2EE
1 2 (9.09%) JMS
1 2 (9.09%) Middleware
1 2 (9.09%) Spring
1 2 (9.09%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) Fixed Income
3 2 (9.09%) Equities
3 2 (9.09%) Derivative
3 2 (9.09%) Wiki
3 2 (9.09%) Credit Risk
3 2 (9.09%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) UNIX
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Risk Management
2 9 (40.91%) OO
3 7 (31.82%) Information Retrieval
4 5 (22.73%) Analytics
5 4 (18.18%) Data Management
6 3 (13.64%) Business Analytics
6 3 (13.64%) Coaching
6 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.09%) Software Delivery
7 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.09%) Risk Analytics
7 2 (9.09%) Validation
7 2 (9.09%) SOA
7 2 (9.09%) Project Management
7 2 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
7 2 (9.09%) Information Management
7 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
7 2 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) C++
3 3 (13.64%) VB
4 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco
1 2 (9.09%) TIBCO
1 2 (9.09%) GoldenSource
2 1 (4.55%) Anaplan
2 1 (4.55%) Hyperion
2 1 (4.55%) Cognos