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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 382 540 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 34.26% 40.36% 35.16%
As % of the General category 77.02% 68.53% 67.00%
Number of salaries quoted 266 294 263
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,300 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,850 £70,000
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 496 788 700
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 44.48% 58.89% 52.47%
Number of salaries quoted 351 472 384
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,900 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
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 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Edinburgh

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 206 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (21.77%) SQL
3 145 (20.37%) Project Management
4 136 (19.10%) Analytical Skills
5 127 (17.84%) C#
6 121 (16.99%) .NET
7 115 (16.15%) Banking
8 113 (15.87%) Java
9 104 (14.61%) Degree
10 100 (14.04%) Microsoft
11 91 (12.78%) Oracle
12 83 (11.66%) SQL Server
13 82 (11.52%) Stakeholder Management
14 75 (10.53%) Retail
15 73 (10.25%) JavaScript
16 72 (10.11%) Analytics
17 71 (9.97%) MS Excel
18 67 (9.41%) HTML
19 64 (8.99%) Scrum
20 62 (8.71%) CSS
21 58 (8.15%) PL/SQL
22 55 (7.72%) AngularJS
22 55 (7.72%) User Experience
23 48 (6.74%) Wireframes
23 48 (6.74%) Python
24 47 (6.60%) Firewall
25 46 (6.46%) Change Management
26 44 (6.18%) Continuous Integration
26 44 (6.18%) Team Foundation Server
27 42 (5.90%) Business Intelligence

Finance
Top Related 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 41 (5.76%) SAS
2 14 (1.97%) Apache Pig
2 14 (1.97%) CMS
2 14 (1.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (1.83%) JBoss
4 9 (1.26%) MS Exchange
5 8 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (0.84%) Apache Spark
6 6 (0.84%) IIS
7 5 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.56%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.56%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.28%) Apache
9 2 (0.28%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.28%) Confluence
9 2 (0.28%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 71 (9.97%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 16 (2.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 16 (2.25%) MS Office
4 14 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.70%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.56%) MS Project
7 1 (0.14%) Maya
7 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (1.12%) Sonata
2 6 (0.84%) Markit EDM
2 6 (0.84%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.28%) HFM
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.28%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.28%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.28%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (0.14%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.14%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.12%) iPaaS
3 7 (0.98%) Office 365
4 6 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.70%) PaaS
6 4 (0.56%) MailChimp
7 3 (0.42%) IaaS
7 3 (0.42%) SaaS
8 2 (0.28%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 47 (6.60%) Firewall
2 26 (3.65%) Network Security
3 18 (2.53%) Intrusion Detection
4 16 (2.25%) GoToMeeting
5 13 (1.83%) LAN
5 13 (1.83%) TCP/IP
5 13 (1.83%) WAN
6 9 (1.26%) BGP
6 9 (1.26%) OSPF
7 8 (1.12%) Wireless
8 7 (0.98%) DNS
8 7 (0.98%) EIGRP
8 7 (0.98%) MPLS
8 7 (0.98%) SAN
9 6 (0.84%) Internet
10 5 (0.70%) DHCP
11 4 (0.56%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (0.56%) DMVPN
11 4 (0.56%) LDAP
11 4 (0.56%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (11.66%) SQL Server
2 40 (5.62%) Hadoop
3 30 (4.21%) Relational Database
4 29 (4.07%) Apache Hive
5 24 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (2.95%) Big Data
7 20 (2.81%) Oracle Database
7 20 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (2.53%) Data Mining
9 17 (2.39%) RDBMS
9 17 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (1.12%) Oracle Database 12c
13 7 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (0.84%) DB2
14 6 (0.84%) HBase
14 6 (0.84%) NoSQL
14 6 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
15 5 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 44 (6.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (4.92%) Visual Studio
3 34 (4.78%) Axure RP
3 34 (4.78%) JIRA
4 32 (4.49%) Git (software)
5 27 (3.79%) Selenium
6 24 (3.37%) PowerBuilder
7 18 (2.53%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 14 (1.97%) SpecFlow
9 12 (1.69%) ERwin
10 11 (1.54%) Bower
10 11 (1.54%) gulp
11 10 (1.40%) Grunt
12 9 (1.26%) Cucumber
12 9 (1.26%) Jenkins
12 9 (1.26%) Maven
12 9 (1.26%) WebDriver
13 8 (1.12%) NUnit
14 6 (0.84%) Eclipse
14 6 (0.84%) Subversion
General
1 115 (16.15%) Banking
2 75 (10.53%) Retail
3 40 (5.62%) Retail Banking
4 30 (4.21%) Legal
5 26 (3.65%) Marketing
6 16 (2.25%) Financial Institution
6 16 (2.25%) Games
7 13 (1.83%) Law
8 12 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (1.54%) Telecoms
10 7 (0.98%) Back Office
11 5 (0.70%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.56%) Local Government
13 2 (0.28%) Advertising
13 2 (0.28%) Billing
13 2 (0.28%) Electronics
13 2 (0.28%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.28%) Publishing
14 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 148 (20.79%) Analyst
2 146 (20.51%) Developer
3 66 (9.27%) Project Manager
4 47 (6.60%) Architect
5 41 (5.76%) Consultant
6 40 (5.62%) Designer
7 38 (5.34%) UX Designer
8 34 (4.78%) IT Manager
8 34 (4.78%) Senior Developer
9 32 (4.49%) IT Analyst
10 27 (3.79%) Business Analyst
11 26 (3.65%) Java Developer
12 22 (3.09%) Analyst Programmer
12 22 (3.09%) Programmer
12 22 (3.09%) Senior Analyst
12 22 (3.09%) Senior Designer
12 22 (3.09%) Senior UX Designer
12 22 (3.09%) SQL Developer
13 19 (2.67%) .NET Developer
13 19 (2.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (16.99%) .NET
2 67 (9.41%) HTML
3 62 (8.71%) CSS
4 55 (7.72%) AngularJS
5 40 (5.62%) ASP.NET
6 38 (5.34%) .NET Framework
7 35 (4.92%) Web Services
8 28 (3.93%) XML
9 19 (2.67%) Hibernate
10 18 (2.53%) LESS
11 17 (2.39%) ASP.NET Web API
11 17 (2.39%) JPA
11 17 (2.39%) RESTful
12 16 (2.25%) HTML5
12 16 (2.25%) RichFaces
12 16 (2.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (2.25%) WPF
13 15 (2.11%) J2EE
14 14 (1.97%) Ember.js
14 14 (1.97%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 136 (19.10%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (7.72%) User Experience
3 25 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 21 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (2.81%) Data Centre
5 20 (2.81%) Fintech
6 17 (2.39%) Management Information System
7 15 (2.11%) Cyberthreat
8 11 (1.54%) Virtual Team
9 8 (1.12%) Security Operations Centre
10 6 (0.84%) Credit Risk
10 6 (0.84%) Cyber Defence
11 5 (0.70%) Mainframe
11 5 (0.70%) Replication
11 5 (0.70%) Social Media
11 5 (0.70%) Taxonomies
12 4 (0.56%) PMI
13 3 (0.42%) Mobile Banking
13 3 (0.42%) Online Banking
14 2 (0.28%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 37 (5.20%) Linux
2 33 (4.63%) Windows
3 19 (2.67%) Unix
4 17 (2.39%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.70%) Solaris
6 4 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.42%) Android
8 2 (0.28%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.14%) AIX
9 1 (0.14%) MVS
9 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (20.37%) Project Management
3 82 (11.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 72 (10.11%) Analytics
5 64 (8.99%) Scrum
6 48 (6.74%) Wireframes
7 46 (6.46%) Change Management
8 44 (6.18%) Continuous Integration
9 42 (5.90%) Business Intelligence
10 39 (5.48%) TDD
11 37 (5.20%) Business Analysis
12 36 (5.06%) Data Modelling
12 36 (5.06%) ITIL
13 34 (4.78%) Migration
13 34 (4.78%) MVC
13 34 (4.78%) Risk Management
14 33 (4.63%) ETL
14 33 (4.63%) Infrastructure Management
14 33 (4.63%) Integration Testing
14 33 (4.63%) OO
Programming Languages
1 155 (21.77%) SQL
2 127 (17.84%) C#
3 113 (15.87%) Java
4 73 (10.25%) JavaScript
5 58 (8.15%) PL/SQL
6 48 (6.74%) Python
7 27 (3.79%) PowerShell
8 21 (2.95%) R
9 18 (2.53%) T-SQL
10 14 (1.97%) Shell Script
11 7 (0.98%) Perl
12 6 (0.84%) MATLAB
12 6 (0.84%) XPath
13 4 (0.56%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.56%) C++
13 4 (0.56%) PHP
14 3 (0.42%) C
14 3 (0.42%) VB
15 2 (0.28%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 104 (14.61%) Degree
2 18 (2.53%) ISEB
3 17 (2.39%) CISSP
4 15 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (1.97%) CCNP
6 11 (1.54%) CISM
7 10 (1.40%) CCSE
8 9 (1.26%) CCSA
8 9 (1.26%) CCSP
9 7 (0.98%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.70%) CCNA
10 5 (0.70%) MCSE
10 5 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.56%) CCIE
11 4 (0.56%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.28%) PMP
13 2 (0.28%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.35%) PMO
2 14 (1.97%) QA
3 11 (1.54%) COBIT
4 9 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.98%) SLA
6 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.14%) GDPR
7 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.14%) MiFID
System Software
1 17 (2.39%) Active Directory
1 17 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.98%) VMware ESX
3 6 (0.84%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.70%) HDFS
4 5 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (0.56%) NFS
5 4 (0.56%) Samba
6 3 (0.42%) XenApp
7 2 (0.28%) NDS
7 2 (0.28%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 2 (0.28%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.14%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (2.25%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (1.97%) Ambari
3 9 (1.26%) FortiGate
4 7 (0.98%) SCCM
5 5 (0.70%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (0.42%) Cacti
6 3 (0.42%) Nagios
6 3 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.42%) Puppet
7 2 (0.28%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 1 (0.14%) Ansible
8 1 (0.14%) Nessus
8 1 (0.14%) SCOM
8 1 (0.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 100 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 91 (12.78%) Oracle
3 34 (4.78%) Adobe
4 25 (3.51%) Cisco
5 24 (3.37%) VMware
6 20 (2.81%) CheckPoint
6 20 (2.81%) Splunk
6 20 (2.81%) Tableau
7 15 (2.11%) HP
7 15 (2.11%) Teradata
8 14 (1.97%) Fortinet
9 13 (1.83%) Red Hat
10 12 (1.69%) F5
11 10 (1.40%) IBM
12 9 (1.26%) Sitecore
13 8 (1.12%) Citrix
14 7 (0.98%) FNZ
15 6 (0.84%) Informatica
16 5 (0.70%) MuleSoft
16 5 (0.70%) Twitter
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