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 25 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
25 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 360 486 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 32.32% 39.35% 38.66%
As % of the General category 73.92% 74.77% 71.75%
Number of salaries quoted 207 272 293
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 487 650 701
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 43.72% 52.63% 53.88%
Number of salaries quoted 301 381 403
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Finance as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 25 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 200 (27.32%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (23.77%) SQL
3 144 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
4 135 (18.44%) Project Management
5 131 (17.90%) .NET
6 124 (16.94%) Degree
7 122 (16.67%) Banking
8 119 (16.26%) C#
9 113 (15.44%) Microsoft
10 108 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
11 103 (14.07%) Java
12 96 (13.11%) Oracle
13 95 (12.98%) Analytics
14 88 (12.02%) SQL Server
15 72 (9.84%) Scrum
15 72 (9.84%) Retail
16 70 (9.56%) JavaScript
17 66 (9.02%) SAS
17 66 (9.02%) Business Intelligence
18 64 (8.74%) CSS
19 61 (8.33%) HTML
20 58 (7.92%) Python
20 58 (7.92%) AngularJS
21 56 (7.65%) Infrastructure Management
21 56 (7.65%) User Experience
22 53 (7.24%) Change Management
23 50 (6.83%) Mentoring
24 47 (6.42%) Hadoop
25 46 (6.28%) PL/SQL
26 45 (6.15%) ITIL

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 66 (9.02%) SAS
2 20 (2.73%) CMS
3 16 (2.19%) Apache Pig
4 14 (1.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 13 (1.78%) Sitecore CMS
6 10 (1.37%) Apache Spark
7 8 (1.09%) MS Exchange
8 7 (0.96%) JBoss
9 6 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (0.68%) IIS
11 4 (0.55%) Content Management Server
11 4 (0.55%) EPiServer
11 4 (0.55%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.55%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.55%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.27%) Confluence
12 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (2.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 21 (2.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (1.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (1.50%) Microsoft Project
4 10 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (1.37%) Sonata
2 7 (0.96%) Markit EDM
3 5 (0.68%) Eloqua
3 5 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.27%) HFM
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.27%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.14%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.14%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.14%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.14%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.23%) iPaaS
3 7 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.96%) Office 365
4 6 (0.82%) PaaS
5 5 (0.68%) SaaS
6 4 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.55%) MailChimp
7 3 (0.41%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.10%) Firewall
2 22 (3.01%) Intrusion Detection
3 21 (2.87%) Network Security
4 11 (1.50%) GoToMeeting
5 9 (1.23%) SAN
5 9 (1.23%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.09%) DMZ
7 7 (0.96%) LAN
7 7 (0.96%) WAN
8 4 (0.55%) DNS
8 4 (0.55%) Internet
9 2 (0.27%) BGP
9 2 (0.27%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.27%) DHCP
9 2 (0.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (0.27%) Intranet
9 2 (0.27%) OSPF
9 2 (0.27%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (0.27%) SSL
9 2 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (12.02%) SQL Server
2 47 (6.42%) Hadoop
3 33 (4.51%) Apache Hive
4 29 (3.96%) Relational Database
5 25 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (3.28%) Big Data
7 22 (3.01%) Data Mining
7 22 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (2.87%) RDBMS
9 20 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 19 (2.60%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 16 (2.19%) Base SAS
11 16 (2.19%) SAS Visual Analytics
12 15 (2.05%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 13 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (1.78%) QlikView
14 11 (1.50%) Oracle Database
15 8 (1.09%) HBase
16 7 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
16 7 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 43 (5.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (5.19%) Visual Studio
3 35 (4.78%) JIRA
4 31 (4.23%) Axure RP
5 23 (3.14%) Git (software)
6 20 (2.73%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 15 (2.05%) Selenium
8 13 (1.78%) PowerBuilder
8 13 (1.78%) SpecFlow
9 12 (1.64%) Cucumber
9 12 (1.64%) ProC
10 11 (1.50%) Maven
11 10 (1.37%) Bower
11 10 (1.37%) gulp
11 10 (1.37%) Jenkins
12 9 (1.23%) Grunt
13 8 (1.09%) Eclipse
14 7 (0.96%) ERwin
14 7 (0.96%) HP UFT
14 7 (0.96%) NUnit
General
1 122 (16.67%) Banking
2 72 (9.84%) Retail
3 41 (5.60%) Retail Banking
4 35 (4.78%) Marketing
5 33 (4.51%) Legal
6 21 (2.87%) Financial Institution
7 7 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (0.82%) Law
8 6 (0.82%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.68%) Back Office
9 5 (0.68%) Games
10 4 (0.55%) Advertising
10 4 (0.55%) Local Government
11 3 (0.41%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.27%) Automotive
12 2 (0.27%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.27%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.27%) Publishing
12 2 (0.27%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 150 (20.49%) Analyst
2 140 (19.13%) Developer
3 70 (9.56%) Consultant
4 60 (8.20%) Project Manager
5 49 (6.69%) Architect
6 40 (5.46%) Business Analyst
7 38 (5.19%) Designer
8 36 (4.92%) UX Designer
9 33 (4.51%) Senior Analyst
10 31 (4.23%) Senior Developer
11 30 (4.10%) IT Manager
12 27 (3.69%) .NET Developer
13 25 (3.42%) Senior Designer
13 25 (3.42%) Senior UX Designer
14 24 (3.28%) IT Analyst
15 23 (3.14%) SAS Consultant
15 23 (3.14%) Software Developer
16 22 (3.01%) C# Developer
17 21 (2.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 21 (2.87%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (17.90%) .NET
2 64 (8.74%) CSS
3 61 (8.33%) HTML
4 58 (7.92%) AngularJS
5 43 (5.87%) ASP.NET
6 35 (4.78%) .NET Framework
7 32 (4.37%) Web Services
8 23 (3.14%) XML
9 20 (2.73%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (2.73%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (2.46%) Backbone.js
10 18 (2.46%) Ember.js
10 18 (2.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 17 (2.32%) LESS
11 17 (2.32%) WPF
12 15 (2.05%) Entity Framework
12 15 (2.05%) Hibernate
12 15 (2.05%) HTML5
12 15 (2.05%) Sass
13 14 (1.91%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 144 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (7.65%) User Experience
3 44 (6.01%) Computer Science
4 27 (3.69%) Fintech
5 19 (2.60%) Data Centre
6 14 (1.91%) Management Information System
7 13 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (1.64%) PMI
9 9 (1.23%) Virtual Team
10 8 (1.09%) Credit Risk
10 8 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
10 8 (1.09%) Security Operations Centre
11 7 (0.96%) Cyberthreat
12 6 (0.82%) Cyber Defence
12 6 (0.82%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 6 (0.82%) Mainframe
12 6 (0.82%) Social Media
12 6 (0.82%) Taxonomies
13 5 (0.68%) Data Structures
14 4 (0.55%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 34 (4.64%) Linux
2 26 (3.55%) Windows
3 19 (2.60%) Unix
4 8 (1.09%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.41%) AIX
5 3 (0.41%) Android
5 3 (0.41%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.14%) MVS
6 1 (0.14%) Solaris
6 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (27.32%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (18.44%) Project Management
3 108 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 95 (12.98%) Analytics
5 72 (9.84%) Scrum
6 66 (9.02%) Business Intelligence
7 56 (7.65%) Infrastructure Management
8 53 (7.24%) Change Management
9 50 (6.83%) Mentoring
10 45 (6.15%) ITIL
11 42 (5.74%) Wireframes
12 41 (5.60%) Risk Management
13 40 (5.46%) Business Analysis
13 40 (5.46%) Migration
14 38 (5.19%) SDLC
15 36 (4.92%) MVC
16 35 (4.78%) Continuous Integration
16 35 (4.78%) Data Analysis
17 34 (4.64%) PRINCE2
17 34 (4.64%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 174 (23.77%) SQL
2 119 (16.26%) C#
3 103 (14.07%) Java
4 70 (9.56%) JavaScript
5 58 (7.92%) Python
6 46 (6.28%) PL/SQL
7 24 (3.28%) R
8 22 (3.01%) T-SQL
9 20 (2.73%) PowerShell
10 12 (1.64%) PROC SQL
10 12 (1.64%) SAS Macro
11 10 (1.37%) MATLAB
12 8 (1.09%) C
12 8 (1.09%) C++
13 7 (0.96%) PHP
13 7 (0.96%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.68%) Perl
14 5 (0.68%) Scala
14 5 (0.68%) XPath
15 3 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 124 (16.94%) Degree
2 16 (2.19%) CISSP
3 14 (1.91%) Master's Degree
4 13 (1.78%) ISEB
5 12 (1.64%) PMI Certification
6 10 (1.37%) CISM
7 8 (1.09%) ISTQB
8 7 (0.96%) CCNP
8 7 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.68%) CCSA
9 5 (0.68%) CCSE
9 5 (0.68%) CCSP
10 4 (0.55%) MBA
10 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.41%) CISA
11 3 (0.41%) PhD
11 3 (0.41%) PMP
11 3 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.41%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.55%) PMO
2 13 (1.78%) SLA
3 8 (1.09%) COBIT
4 7 (0.96%) QA
5 5 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (2.60%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (0.68%) HDFS
4 5 (0.68%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.41%) RHEV
5 3 (0.41%) XenApp
5 3 (0.41%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.14%) Docker
6 1 (0.14%) NDS
6 1 (0.14%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (2.05%) Ambari
2 11 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (1.37%) SCCM
4 9 (1.23%) Nagios
4 9 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.68%) FortiGate
5 5 (0.68%) Hadoop YARN
6 4 (0.55%) Puppet
7 3 (0.41%) Control-M
7 3 (0.41%) Rundeck
7 3 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.14%) Ansible
8 1 (0.14%) Nessus
8 1 (0.14%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 1 (0.14%) Rancher
8 1 (0.14%) SCOM
8 1 (0.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 113 (15.44%) Microsoft
2 96 (13.11%) Oracle
3 32 (4.37%) Adobe
4 27 (3.69%) Tableau
4 27 (3.69%) Teradata
5 22 (3.01%) Splunk
6 18 (2.46%) VMware
7 13 (1.78%) Sitecore
8 11 (1.50%) F5
9 10 (1.37%) IBM
9 10 (1.37%) Red Hat
10 9 (1.23%) Cisco
10 9 (1.23%) Cognos
10 9 (1.23%) FNZ
11 8 (1.09%) CheckPoint
12 7 (0.96%) Citrix
12 7 (0.96%) Fortinet
12 7 (0.96%) HP
12 7 (0.96%) MicroStrategy
13 5 (0.68%) Google
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