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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 39 55 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 40.63% 46.22% 67.65%
As % of the General category 62.90% 66.27% 92.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 36 12
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £37,500 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £62,000 £86,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
62 83 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 64.58% 69.75% 73.53%
Number of salaries quoted 27 43 12
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £72,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 2 June 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Stirling

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 41 (35.96%) Java
2 38 (33.33%) Banking
3 37 (32.46%) SQL
4 35 (30.70%) Oracle
5 34 (29.82%) Project Management
6 26 (22.81%) PL/SQL
6 26 (22.81%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (20.18%) Spring
8 22 (19.30%) Web Services
9 20 (17.54%) Mentoring
10 19 (16.67%) Business Analysis
11 18 (15.79%) OO
11 18 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (14.91%) Investment Banking
12 17 (14.91%) Relational Database
13 16 (14.04%) ISTQB
13 16 (14.04%) ISEB
13 16 (14.04%) Windows
14 15 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (12.28%) Spring Integration
15 14 (12.28%) Workflow
15 14 (12.28%) Enterprise Software
15 14 (12.28%) Software Delivery
16 13 (11.40%) Line Management
16 13 (11.40%) J2EE
16 13 (11.40%) JMS
16 13 (11.40%) Test Management
17 12 (10.53%) SOA
18 11 (9.65%) E-business
19 10 (8.77%) DNS

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 9 (7.89%) WebSphere
1 9 (7.89%) SharePoint
1 9 (7.89%) FileNet
2 8 (7.02%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (5.26%) IBM Notes
3 6 (5.26%) Mule
4 4 (3.51%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (3.51%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.75%) CMS
5 2 (1.75%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.75%) Documentum
5 2 (1.75%) Lync
6 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.88%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) MS Office
2 3 (2.63%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.88%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.77%) DNS
2 7 (6.14%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.75%) Firewall
3 2 (1.75%) OSPF
3 2 (1.75%) BGP
3 2 (1.75%) SSL
3 2 (1.75%) LAN
3 2 (1.75%) WAN
3 2 (1.75%) SMTP
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.88%) HSRP
4 1 (0.88%) HTTP
4 1 (0.88%) VoIP
4 1 (0.88%) LDAP
4 1 (0.88%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.88%) IGRP
4 1 (0.88%) TACACS
4 1 (0.88%) VRRP
4 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (14.91%) Relational Database
3 10 (8.77%) RDBMS
4 9 (7.89%) OLAP
5 7 (6.14%) InterSystems Cache
5 7 (6.14%) DataStage
6 4 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (3.51%) QlikView
7 3 (2.63%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.88%) UniData
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.88%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (5.26%) Eclipse
1 6 (5.26%) Subversion
2 5 (4.39%) Selenium
2 5 (4.39%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (2.63%) Maven
3 3 (2.63%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.75%) LoadRunner
General
1 38 (33.33%) Banking
2 17 (14.91%) Investment Banking
3 5 (4.39%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.88%) Back Office
4 1 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (33.33%) Analyst
2 19 (16.67%) Developer
3 17 (14.91%) Business Analyst
4 15 (13.16%) Senior Developer
4 15 (13.16%) Senior Java Developer
4 15 (13.16%) Java Developer
5 11 (9.65%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (8.77%) Test Analyst
7 9 (7.89%) Development Specialist
7 9 (7.89%) Project Manager
7 9 (7.89%) Test Manager
8 8 (7.02%) Senior Business Analyst
9 7 (6.14%) Architect
10 6 (5.26%) Development Manager
10 6 (5.26%) Security Analyst
11 5 (4.39%) Service Manager
11 5 (4.39%) Senior Project Manager
11 5 (4.39%) Senior Manager
11 5 (4.39%) Solutions Architect
12 3 (2.63%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (20.18%) Spring
2 22 (19.30%) Web Services
3 14 (12.28%) Spring Integration
4 13 (11.40%) J2EE
4 13 (11.40%) JMS
5 9 (7.89%) JPA
5 9 (7.89%) Hibernate
6 7 (6.14%) JSP
7 6 (5.26%) SPNEGO
8 4 (3.51%) Middleware
9 3 (2.63%) jQuery
9 3 (2.63%) HTML
10 1 (0.88%) Ajax
10 1 (0.88%) .NET
10 1 (0.88%) SOAP
10 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.81%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (12.28%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (8.77%) Reference Data
4 8 (7.02%) Derivative
4 8 (7.02%) Equities
4 8 (7.02%) Fixed Income
5 7 (6.14%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.39%) Mainframe
7 4 (3.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (3.51%) Wiki
7 4 (3.51%) PKI
8 2 (1.75%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.88%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.04%) Windows
2 10 (8.77%) UNIX
3 9 (7.89%) Linux
4 7 (6.14%) Apple iOS
5 6 (5.26%) Mac OS X
5 6 (5.26%) AIX
5 6 (5.26%) Solaris
6 1 (0.88%) Android
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.82%) Project Management
2 20 (17.54%) Mentoring
3 19 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 18 (15.79%) OO
5 15 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (12.28%) Workflow
6 14 (12.28%) Software Delivery
7 13 (11.40%) Line Management
7 13 (11.40%) Test Management
8 12 (10.53%) SOA
9 11 (9.65%) E-business
10 10 (8.77%) ETL
10 10 (8.77%) Coaching
11 9 (7.89%) Analytics
11 9 (7.89%) Test Automation
11 9 (7.89%) Requirements Analysis
11 9 (7.89%) Validation
11 9 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (7.02%) PRINCE2
13 7 (6.14%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (35.96%) Java
2 37 (32.46%) SQL
3 26 (22.81%) PL/SQL
4 6 (5.26%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.63%) Python
6 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.88%) C
6 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.88%) Perl
6 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 16 (14.04%) ISTQB
1 16 (14.04%) ISEB
2 7 (6.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (3.51%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (2.63%) Degree
5 2 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.88%) CEH
6 1 (0.88%) GCIH
6 1 (0.88%) CCNA
6 1 (0.88%) CISSP
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.39%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (6.14%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.63%) SCOM
3 2 (1.75%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (1.75%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.88%) HP NNM
4 1 (0.88%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.88%) Control-M
4 1 (0.88%) OPNET
4 1 (0.88%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 35 (30.70%) Oracle
2 9 (7.89%) Informatica
3 8 (7.02%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.02%) HP
4 7 (6.14%) Lotus
5 6 (5.26%) TIBCO
5 6 (5.26%) IBM
6 5 (4.39%) Reuters
6 5 (4.39%) Bloomberg
7 4 (3.51%) Business Objects
7 4 (3.51%) GoldenSource
8 3 (2.63%) Cisco
9 2 (1.75%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.88%) IronPort
10 1 (0.88%) Planview
10 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.88%) Twitter
10 1 (0.88%) F5
10 1 (0.88%) Avaya
10 1 (0.88%) Juniper
Stirling, Stirlingshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Highly Competitive, plus excellent package
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