The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 111 13 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 53.62% 28.89% 50.53%
As % of the General category 82.22% 76.47% 84.21%
Number of salaries quoted 80 6 44
Average salary £47,375 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.47% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £31,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,650 £48,750 £51,225
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Finance
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

General Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
135 17 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 65.22% 37.78% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 81 8 52
Average salary £47,500 £41,250 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% -3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £31,000 £38,100
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Finance
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Finance Salary Trend in Stirling

Finance
Salary Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Stirling

Finance
Job Locations in Stirling

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Stirling region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
Stirlingshire - 1 - - 1
Finance
Scotland

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling region citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 49 (32.24%) Project Management
2 44 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 37 (24.34%) Banking
4 31 (20.39%) PRINCE2
5 26 (17.11%) Business Analysis
6 25 (16.45%) Java
7 24 (15.79%) Oracle
8 23 (15.13%) SQL
9 19 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
9 19 (12.50%) Project Planning
10 18 (11.84%) Windows
11 17 (11.18%) MS Excel
11 17 (11.18%) Change Management
12 16 (10.53%) Line Management
13 15 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (9.87%) Spring
14 14 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (8.55%) Investment Banking
15 13 (8.55%) HTML
15 13 (8.55%) PL/SQL
15 13 (8.55%) Web Services
16 12 (7.89%) ITIL
16 12 (7.89%) J2EE
16 12 (7.89%) Service Management
16 12 (7.89%) Internet
16 12 (7.89%) ISTQB
16 12 (7.89%) Mentoring
17 11 (7.24%) Oracle Database
17 11 (7.24%) Test Management
17 11 (7.24%) Microsoft

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling region citing Finance 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 Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (6.58%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.92%) WebSphere
3 7 (4.61%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (4.61%) MS Exchange
4 6 (3.95%) FileNet
5 5 (3.29%) WebLogic
5 5 (3.29%) IIS
6 3 (1.97%) IBM Notes
6 3 (1.97%) Documentum
7 2 (1.32%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (1.32%) ColdFusion
7 2 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.32%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.32%) LiveLink
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.32%) Lync
7 2 (1.32%) Node.js
8 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.66%) Jetty
8 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (11.18%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.58%) MS Project
2 10 (6.58%) MS Visio
3 9 (5.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) PolarLake
1 2 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.89%) Internet
2 9 (5.92%) DNS
3 6 (3.95%) Firewall
4 5 (3.29%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (3.29%) H.323
4 5 (3.29%) SSL
4 5 (3.29%) VPN
4 5 (3.29%) VoIP
4 5 (3.29%) DHCP
5 4 (2.63%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.97%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.32%) HTTP
7 2 (1.32%) LDAP
7 2 (1.32%) SMTP
7 2 (1.32%) WAN
7 2 (1.32%) LAN
7 2 (1.32%) OSPF
7 2 (1.32%) BGP
7 2 (1.32%) EIGRP
7 2 (1.32%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.24%) Oracle Database
2 10 (6.58%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.95%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (2.63%) Big Data
5 3 (1.97%) InterSystems Cache
5 3 (1.97%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.97%) DataStage
6 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.66%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.66%) OLAP
7 1 (0.66%) MS Access
7 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.66%) DTS
Development Applications
1 7 (4.61%) Subversion
2 6 (3.95%) Eclipse
3 4 (2.63%) Maven
4 3 (1.97%) Selenium
4 3 (1.97%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (1.32%) JUnit
5 2 (1.32%) JIRA
5 2 (1.32%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.32%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.32%) Mockito
General
1 37 (24.34%) Banking
2 13 (8.55%) Investment Banking
3 8 (5.26%) Front Office
4 7 (4.61%) Legal
5 1 (0.66%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (27.63%) Analyst
2 32 (21.05%) Project Manager
3 30 (19.74%) Business Analyst
4 22 (14.47%) Developer
5 16 (10.53%) Java Developer
6 12 (7.89%) Senior Business Analyst
6 12 (7.89%) Test Manager
6 12 (7.89%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (5.92%) Business Project Manager
7 9 (5.92%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (5.92%) Business Manager
7 9 (5.92%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.26%) Senior Manager
8 8 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
9 6 (3.95%) Change Manager
10 5 (3.29%) FileNet Developer
10 5 (3.29%) Development Specialist
11 4 (2.63%) Architect
11 4 (2.63%) Data Analyst
11 4 (2.63%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.87%) Spring
2 13 (8.55%) HTML
2 13 (8.55%) Web Services
3 12 (7.89%) J2EE
4 10 (6.58%) Spring MVC
5 9 (5.92%) XML
6 8 (5.26%) Struts
7 7 (4.61%) jQuery
7 7 (4.61%) XSLT
8 6 (3.95%) JSP
8 6 (3.95%) Java SE
9 5 (3.29%) HTML5
10 4 (2.63%) SOAP
10 4 (2.63%) Hibernate
10 4 (2.63%) SPNEGO
11 3 (1.97%) Java EE
11 3 (1.97%) Dojo
11 3 (1.97%) CSS
12 2 (1.32%) .NET
12 2 (1.32%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.29%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (3.29%) Reference Data
2 5 (3.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (2.63%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.63%) Open Source
4 3 (1.97%) User Experience
5 2 (1.32%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.32%) Derivative
5 2 (1.32%) Statistics
5 2 (1.32%) PKI
5 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.32%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.66%) Equities
6 1 (0.66%) AS400
6 1 (0.66%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.84%) Windows
2 8 (5.26%) UNIX
3 5 (3.29%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.63%) AIX
4 4 (2.63%) Solaris
4 4 (2.63%) Linux
5 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.32%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.32%) zOS
5 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (32.24%) Project Management
2 44 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (20.39%) PRINCE2
4 26 (17.11%) Business Analysis
5 19 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 19 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 17 (11.18%) Change Management
7 16 (10.53%) Line Management
8 14 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (7.89%) ITIL
9 12 (7.89%) Service Management
9 12 (7.89%) Mentoring
10 11 (7.24%) Test Management
11 10 (6.58%) MVC
11 10 (6.58%) Risk Management
11 10 (6.58%) Test Strategy
11 10 (6.58%) Capacity Planning
12 9 (5.92%) UML
13 8 (5.26%) Test Planning
14 7 (4.61%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.45%) Java
2 23 (15.13%) SQL
3 13 (8.55%) PL/SQL
4 5 (3.29%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.97%) Clojure
5 3 (1.97%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.32%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.66%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.66%) VBA
7 1 (0.66%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (7.89%) ISTQB
2 10 (6.58%) ISEB
3 8 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.32%) PhD
6 2 (1.32%) Degree
7 1 (0.66%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.66%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.97%) COBIT
2 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.66%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.29%) vSphere
2 5 (3.29%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.97%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.66%) RACF
Systems Management
1 9 (5.92%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.97%) SCOM
3 2 (1.32%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (1.32%) HP NNM
3 2 (1.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.66%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.66%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 24 (15.79%) Oracle
2 11 (7.24%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.92%) IBM
4 8 (5.26%) HP
4 8 (5.26%) VMware
5 6 (3.95%) Citrix
5 6 (3.95%) Bloomberg
6 5 (3.29%) Lotus
7 4 (2.63%) CheckPoint
7 4 (2.63%) Reuters
7 4 (2.63%) Blue Coat
8 3 (1.97%) Cisco
8 3 (1.97%) BMC
8 3 (1.97%) Nokia
9 2 (1.32%) Sybase
9 2 (1.32%) Juniper
9 2 (1.32%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.32%) Symantec
9 2 (1.32%) Perforce
9 2 (1.32%) F5
Stirling, Stirlingshire
Nakama
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago