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 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
Rank 1 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 67 15 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 62.62% 23.08% 50.00%
As % of the General category 79.76% 62.50% 80.68%
Number of salaries quoted 44 12 66
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,650 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
84 24 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 78.50% 36.92% 61.97%
Number of salaries quoted 49 14 80
Average salary £48,250 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.09% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,250 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £60,000
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 24 December 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 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
Stirlingshire - 1 £47,000 - 2
Finance
Scotland

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 61 (36.31%) Project Management
2 37 (22.02%) PRINCE2
2 37 (22.02%) Stakeholder Management
2 37 (22.02%) Banking
3 35 (20.83%) Business Analysis
4 27 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (15.48%) ISTQB
6 25 (14.88%) ISEB
6 25 (14.88%) Line Management
7 24 (14.29%) Project Planning
7 24 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 23 (13.69%) SQL
8 23 (13.69%) Test Management
9 22 (13.10%) Oracle
10 21 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
11 20 (11.90%) Java
11 20 (11.90%) Windows
12 18 (10.71%) MS Excel
13 16 (9.52%) Microsoft
13 16 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
13 16 (9.52%) Test Strategy
14 15 (8.93%) HP
15 14 (8.33%) Change Management
15 14 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (7.14%) PL/SQL
16 12 (7.14%) SharePoint
16 12 (7.14%) IBM
16 12 (7.14%) Internet
16 12 (7.14%) Investment Banking
17 11 (6.55%) DNS

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 12 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.36%) MS Exchange
3 8 (4.76%) WebSphere
4 6 (3.57%) FileNet
4 6 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (2.98%) IIS
6 4 (2.38%) Lotus Domino
6 4 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (2.38%) Lync
6 4 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.79%) Documentum
8 2 (1.19%) ColdFusion
8 2 (1.19%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.19%) Node.js
8 2 (1.19%) Alfresco
8 2 (1.19%) LiveLink
8 2 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (5.95%) MS Visio
3 10 (5.95%) MS Project
4 9 (5.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.19%) PolarLake
1 2 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.14%) Internet
2 11 (6.55%) DNS
3 6 (3.57%) Firewall
3 6 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.98%) VPN
4 5 (2.98%) DHCP
4 5 (2.98%) VoIP
4 5 (2.98%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (2.98%) SSL
4 5 (2.98%) H.323
5 3 (1.79%) NetScaler
6 2 (1.19%) OSPF
6 2 (1.19%) BGP
6 2 (1.19%) EIGRP
6 2 (1.19%) ICMP
6 2 (1.19%) IGRP
6 2 (1.19%) TACACS
6 2 (1.19%) WAN
6 2 (1.19%) SMTP
6 2 (1.19%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.55%) Relational Database
2 7 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 7 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (4.17%) DataStage
3 5 (2.98%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.38%) Big Data
5 3 (1.79%) InterSystems Cache
5 3 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.19%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (4.17%) Selenium
2 5 (2.98%) Subversion
3 4 (2.38%) Maven
3 4 (2.38%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.79%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.79%) JIRA
5 2 (1.19%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.19%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.19%) Mockito
5 2 (1.19%) JUnit
6 1 (0.60%) Ant
6 1 (0.60%) FishEye
General
1 37 (22.02%) Banking
2 12 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 7 (4.17%) Legal
4 4 (2.38%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.19%) Front Office
6 1 (0.60%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 58 (34.52%) Analyst
2 36 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 34 (20.24%) Project Manager
4 19 (11.31%) Developer
5 17 (10.12%) Test Manager
6 16 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
7 15 (8.93%) Senior Business Analyst
8 14 (8.33%) Java Developer
9 12 (7.14%) Test Analyst
10 10 (5.95%) Senior Project Manager
10 10 (5.95%) Senior Manager
11 9 (5.36%) Senior Developer
11 9 (5.36%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (4.76%) Business Project Manager
12 8 (4.76%) Business Manager
13 5 (2.98%) FileNet Developer
14 4 (2.38%) ICT Manager
14 4 (2.38%) Project Support Manager
14 4 (2.38%) Support Manager
15 3 (1.79%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.36%) Web Services
2 8 (4.76%) Spring
3 7 (4.17%) J2EE
4 6 (3.57%) HTML
4 6 (3.57%) JSP
5 4 (2.38%) SOAP
5 4 (2.38%) XML
5 4 (2.38%) Java SE
5 4 (2.38%) SPNEGO
6 3 (1.79%) Java EE
6 3 (1.79%) Dojo
6 3 (1.79%) Spring MVC
6 3 (1.79%) Hibernate
6 3 (1.79%) jQuery
6 3 (1.79%) CSS
7 2 (1.19%) JDBC
7 2 (1.19%) XSLT
7 2 (1.19%) Spring Security
7 2 (1.19%) JSON
7 2 (1.19%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.98%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (2.98%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.38%) PKI
3 4 (2.38%) Blackberry
3 4 (2.38%) Open Source
4 3 (1.79%) Reference Data
4 3 (1.79%) User Experience
4 3 (1.79%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.19%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.60%) iPhone
6 1 (0.60%) Statistics
6 1 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.60%) AS400
6 1 (0.60%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.90%) Windows
2 10 (5.95%) UNIX
3 6 (3.57%) AIX
3 6 (3.57%) Solaris
4 5 (2.98%) Linux
4 5 (2.98%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.38%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.38%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.19%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (36.31%) Project Management
2 37 (22.02%) PRINCE2
2 37 (22.02%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (20.83%) Business Analysis
4 25 (14.88%) Line Management
5 24 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 24 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 23 (13.69%) Test Management
7 21 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
8 16 (9.52%) Test Strategy
9 14 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (8.33%) Change Management
10 11 (6.55%) Risk Management
10 11 (6.55%) Test Planning
11 10 (5.95%) ITIL
11 10 (5.95%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (5.95%) Change Control
11 10 (5.95%) Test Automation
12 8 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (4.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 23 (13.69%) SQL
2 20 (11.90%) Java
3 12 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 5 (2.98%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.79%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.79%) Clojure
6 2 (1.19%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.60%) Python
7 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.60%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (15.48%) ISTQB
2 25 (14.88%) ISEB
3 11 (6.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 11 (6.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (3.57%) Degree
6 5 (2.98%) ISEB Practitioner
7 4 (2.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (1.19%) PhD
9 1 (0.60%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.79%) COBIT
2 2 (1.19%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.60%) QA
3 1 (0.60%) SLA
3 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.98%) vSphere
4 3 (1.79%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.60%) RACF
Systems Management
1 16 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.38%) SCOM
3 2 (1.19%) HP NNM
3 2 (1.19%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (1.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.60%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.60%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 22 (13.10%) Oracle
2 16 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.93%) HP
4 12 (7.14%) IBM
5 8 (4.76%) VMware
6 6 (3.57%) Citrix
6 6 (3.57%) Lotus
7 4 (2.38%) CheckPoint
7 4 (2.38%) Cisco
7 4 (2.38%) Blue Coat
8 3 (1.79%) Nokia
8 3 (1.79%) Bloomberg
8 3 (1.79%) BMC
9 2 (1.19%) Informatica
9 2 (1.19%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.19%) Symantec
9 2 (1.19%) Perforce
9 2 (1.19%) Reuters
9 2 (1.19%) Juniper
9 2 (1.19%) IronPort
Stirlingshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago