The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 402 472 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 31.83% 39.53% 38.58%
As % of the General category 72.30% 76.62% 71.67%
Number of salaries quoted 217 265 325
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,950 £25,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £88,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% -  

Finance is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 556 616 759
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 44.02% 51.59% 53.83%
Number of salaries quoted 465 685 740
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,750 £30,675
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Edinburgh

Finance
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Finance in Edinburgh

Finance
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Finance.

1 209 (26.86%) SQL
2 183 (23.52%) Agile Software Development
3 168 (21.59%) Banking
4 166 (21.34%) Analytical Skills
5 134 (17.22%) Project Management
6 133 (17.10%) Degree
7 131 (16.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 130 (16.71%) .NET
9 125 (16.07%) Microsoft
10 112 (14.40%) Oracle
11 105 (13.50%) Analytics
12 104 (13.37%) C#
13 99 (12.72%) Java
14 89 (11.44%) SAS
14 89 (11.44%) Business Intelligence
15 87 (11.18%) SQL Server
16 86 (11.05%) Retail
17 84 (10.80%) Infrastructure Management
18 66 (8.48%) JavaScript
19 64 (8.23%) Python
19 64 (8.23%) Scrum
20 63 (8.10%) Mentoring
21 62 (7.97%) ITIL
21 62 (7.97%) Computer Science
22 58 (7.46%) CSS
23 55 (7.07%) Retail Banking
24 54 (6.94%) Change Management
25 51 (6.56%) HTML
26 49 (6.30%) AngularJS
27 48 (6.17%) PL/SQL

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 89 (11.44%) SAS
2 24 (3.08%) CMS
3 15 (1.93%) Apache Pig
3 15 (1.93%) Sitecore CMS
4 12 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 11 (1.41%) Apache Spark
5 11 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (1.41%) MS Exchange
6 7 (0.90%) JBoss
7 6 (0.77%) Content Management Server
7 6 (0.77%) IIS
7 6 (0.77%) SharePoint
7 6 (0.77%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.77%) Umbraco
8 4 (0.51%) Apache
8 4 (0.51%) Drupal
8 4 (0.51%) EPiServer
8 4 (0.51%) WordPress
9 2 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 24 (3.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (2.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 14 (1.80%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (1.41%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 8 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.26%) SPSS
8 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (1.41%) Sonata
2 6 (0.77%) Eloqua
3 4 (0.51%) Markit EDM
3 4 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.13%) HFM
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.13%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.13%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.13%) SAP QM
6 1 (0.13%) SAP SCM
6 1 (0.13%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.16%) iPaaS
4 7 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.90%) Office 365
5 6 (0.77%) PaaS
6 5 (0.64%) SaaS
7 4 (0.51%) MailChimp
8 3 (0.39%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.26%) GitHub
10 1 (0.13%) IaaS
10 1 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.83%) Firewall
2 17 (2.19%) Intrusion Detection
3 13 (1.67%) SAN
4 11 (1.41%) Network Security
5 10 (1.29%) DMZ
6 9 (1.16%) Internet
7 8 (1.03%) GoToMeeting
8 6 (0.77%) LAN
8 6 (0.77%) WAN
9 4 (0.51%) DNS
10 2 (0.26%) DHCP
10 2 (0.26%) Intranet
10 2 (0.26%) SSL
10 2 (0.26%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.13%) BGP
11 1 (0.13%) BIG-IP
11 1 (0.13%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.13%) OSPF
11 1 (0.13%) SMS
11 1 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (11.18%) SQL Server
2 42 (5.40%) Hadoop
3 32 (4.11%) Apache Hive
4 31 (3.98%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 30 (3.86%) Base SAS
6 26 (3.34%) Relational Database
6 26 (3.34%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 26 (3.34%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 25 (3.21%) Data Mining
7 25 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 24 (3.08%) Big Data
9 23 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 21 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
11 20 (2.57%) QlikView
12 18 (2.31%) RDBMS
13 10 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (1.16%) Oracle Database
15 8 (1.03%) HBase
16 7 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
16 7 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 35 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (4.11%) Visual Studio
3 31 (3.98%) JIRA
4 22 (2.83%) Axure RP
4 22 (2.83%) ProC
5 14 (1.80%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 14 (1.80%) Cucumber
6 13 (1.67%) Git (software)
7 12 (1.54%) Jenkins
7 12 (1.54%) Maven
8 11 (1.41%) SpecFlow
9 10 (1.29%) Selenium
10 9 (1.16%) Eclipse
11 8 (1.03%) HP UFT
12 7 (0.90%) ERwin
12 7 (0.90%) JUnit
12 7 (0.90%) PowerBuilder
13 6 (0.77%) FitNesse
14 5 (0.64%) NSubstitute
15 4 (0.51%) gulp
General
1 168 (21.59%) Banking
2 86 (11.05%) Retail
3 55 (7.07%) Retail Banking
4 41 (5.27%) Marketing
5 30 (3.86%) Legal
6 28 (3.60%) Financial Institution
7 12 (1.54%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.51%) Advertising
9 4 (0.51%) Back Office
9 4 (0.51%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.51%) Law
9 4 (0.51%) Local Government
10 3 (0.39%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.39%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.26%) Automotive
11 2 (0.26%) Publishing
12 1 (0.13%) Electronics
12 1 (0.13%) German Language
12 1 (0.13%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 159 (20.44%) Analyst
2 130 (16.71%) Developer
3 98 (12.60%) Consultant
4 60 (7.71%) Project Manager
5 56 (7.20%) Architect
6 49 (6.30%) Business Analyst
7 43 (5.53%) Senior Analyst
8 34 (4.37%) SAS Consultant
9 32 (4.11%) Data Analyst
10 30 (3.86%) .NET Developer
11 29 (3.73%) Designer
12 27 (3.47%) UX Designer
13 26 (3.34%) Technical Analyst
14 25 (3.21%) C# Developer
14 25 (3.21%) IT Manager
15 24 (3.08%) Software Developer
16 23 (2.96%) Senior Developer
16 23 (2.96%) Technical Business Analyst
17 22 (2.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 22 (2.83%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (16.71%) .NET
2 58 (7.46%) CSS
3 51 (6.56%) HTML
4 49 (6.30%) AngularJS
5 39 (5.01%) ASP.NET
6 37 (4.76%) Web Services
7 33 (4.24%) .NET Framework
8 24 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (2.96%) XML
10 17 (2.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 17 (2.19%) WPF
11 15 (1.93%) Backbone.js
11 15 (1.93%) Ember.js
11 15 (1.93%) Entity Framework
12 14 (1.80%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (1.54%) HTML5
14 11 (1.41%) Gherkin
14 11 (1.41%) JPA
14 11 (1.41%) jQuery
14 11 (1.41%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 166 (21.34%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (7.97%) Computer Science
3 42 (5.40%) User Experience
4 28 (3.60%) Fintech
5 23 (2.96%) Data Centre
6 17 (2.19%) Management Information System
7 13 (1.67%) Credit Risk
7 13 (1.67%) PMI
8 11 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (1.41%) Virtual Team
9 9 (1.16%) Clustering
9 9 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
9 9 (1.16%) Replication
10 8 (1.03%) Mobile Banking
11 7 (0.90%) Data Structures
11 7 (0.90%) Mainframe
11 7 (0.90%) Online Banking
12 6 (0.77%) Algorithms
12 6 (0.77%) Cyber Defence
12 6 (0.77%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 35 (4.50%) Linux
2 32 (4.11%) Windows
3 23 (2.96%) Unix
4 12 (1.54%) Windows Server
5 9 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.03%) AIX
6 8 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.77%) Android
8 5 (0.64%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.13%) MVS
9 1 (0.13%) Solaris
9 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (23.52%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (17.22%) Project Management
3 131 (16.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 105 (13.50%) Analytics
5 89 (11.44%) Business Intelligence
6 84 (10.80%) Infrastructure Management
7 64 (8.23%) Scrum
8 63 (8.10%) Mentoring
9 62 (7.97%) ITIL
10 54 (6.94%) Change Management
11 46 (5.91%) Data Management
12 43 (5.53%) Migration
13 41 (5.27%) Risk Management
14 40 (5.14%) MVC
15 39 (5.01%) Data Analysis
16 38 (4.88%) PRINCE2
17 37 (4.76%) Business Analysis
18 35 (4.50%) SDLC
18 35 (4.50%) Service Management
18 35 (4.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 209 (26.86%) SQL
2 104 (13.37%) C#
3 99 (12.72%) Java
4 66 (8.48%) JavaScript
5 64 (8.23%) Python
6 48 (6.17%) PL/SQL
7 24 (3.08%) PowerShell
8 23 (2.96%) R
8 23 (2.96%) SAS Macro
9 22 (2.83%) PROC SQL
9 22 (2.83%) T-SQL
10 14 (1.80%) C
11 13 (1.67%) PHP
12 12 (1.54%) MATLAB
13 10 (1.29%) C++
13 10 (1.29%) Perl
13 10 (1.29%) Scala
14 6 (0.77%) VBA
15 5 (0.64%) XPath
16 4 (0.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 133 (17.10%) Degree
2 21 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (2.44%) CISSP
4 13 (1.67%) ISEB
4 13 (1.67%) PMI Certification
5 12 (1.54%) Master's Degree
6 11 (1.41%) Numerate Degree
7 10 (1.29%) CISM
8 7 (0.90%) ISTQB
8 7 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.64%) MBA
10 4 (0.51%) CCNP
10 4 (0.51%) CISA
10 4 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.51%) PhD
11 3 (0.39%) PMP
11 3 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.39%) SAS Certification
12 2 (0.26%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.47%) PMO
2 26 (3.34%) SLA
3 7 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.77%) COBIT
5 4 (0.51%) QA
6 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.13%) Basel II
7 1 (0.13%) Basel III
7 1 (0.13%) IFRS
7 1 (0.13%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 25 (3.21%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.03%) RHEV
4 7 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (0.77%) XenApp
6 5 (0.64%) HDFS
7 4 (0.51%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (0.51%) vSphere
8 3 (0.39%) Docker
8 3 (0.39%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (2.57%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (1.93%) Ambari
3 13 (1.67%) SCCM
4 11 (1.41%) Nagios
5 9 (1.16%) Puppet
6 8 (1.03%) Control-M
6 8 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
6 8 (1.03%) Rundeck
6 8 (1.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (0.64%) Ansible
7 5 (0.64%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (0.26%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.26%) Rancher
9 1 (0.13%) HockeyApp
9 1 (0.13%) Nessus
9 1 (0.13%) SCOM
9 1 (0.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.13%) Terraform
9 1 (0.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 125 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 112 (14.40%) Oracle
3 41 (5.27%) Teradata
4 38 (4.88%) Tableau
5 24 (3.08%) Adobe
6 17 (2.19%) VMware
7 16 (2.06%) Splunk
8 15 (1.93%) Cognos
8 15 (1.93%) Sitecore
9 14 (1.80%) Red Hat
10 13 (1.67%) F5
11 12 (1.54%) IBM
11 12 (1.54%) MicroStrategy
12 11 (1.41%) Citrix
13 10 (1.29%) FNZ
14 9 (1.16%) EMC
14 9 (1.16%) SAP
15 8 (1.03%) Cisco
16 7 (0.90%) HP
17 6 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
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