Period
to 22 October 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 553 687 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 24.67% 30.48% 33.41%
As % of the General category 62.98% 70.68% 76.46%
Number of salaries quoted 386 284 500
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -2.17%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £61,025 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

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

All General Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 878 972 1113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 39.16% 43.12% 43.70%
Number of salaries quoted 605 420 661
Glasgow median annual salary £48,500 £42,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.45% -5.00% +4.65%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,025 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Glasgow

Finance
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Finance in Glasgow

Finance
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Glasgow over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Finance.

1 204 (36.89%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (33.27%) Java
3 93 (16.82%) JavaScript
3 93 (16.82%) SQL
4 75 (13.56%) C#
4 75 (13.56%) HTML
5 69 (12.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 67 (12.12%) Banking
6 67 (12.12%) Degree
6 67 (12.12%) Big Data
7 64 (11.57%) Relational Database
7 64 (11.57%) SDLC
8 62 (11.21%) CSS
9 61 (11.03%) Spring
10 59 (10.67%) TDD
11 58 (10.49%) SQL Server
11 58 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
12 54 (9.76%) Python
13 53 (9.58%) OO
14 52 (9.40%) Oracle
15 51 (9.22%) Greenfield Project
16 50 (9.04%) Project Management
17 47 (8.50%) .NET
18 46 (8.32%) Microsoft
19 44 (7.96%) Mentoring
20 40 (7.23%) HTML5
20 40 (7.23%) J2EE
20 40 (7.23%) Risk Management
20 40 (7.23%) JSON
20 40 (7.23%) jQuery

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 20 (3.62%) Apache Spark
2 18 (3.25%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.63%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.27%) Confluence
4 7 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (1.08%) Cloud Foundry
5 6 (1.08%) Oracle Coherence
6 5 (0.90%) K2 blackpearl
7 4 (0.72%) JBoss
8 3 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.54%) IIS
8 3 (0.54%) SAS
8 3 (0.54%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.36%) Apache
9 2 (0.36%) CICS
9 2 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.36%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.36%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.36%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 18 (3.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (3.07%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (1.81%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.36%) InVision
6 2 (0.36%) Mingle
6 2 (0.36%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.18%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 11 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (1.27%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.36%) Dynamics SL
6 2 (0.36%) Pega PRPC
7 1 (0.18%) Adaptiv
7 1 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.18%) FRx
7 1 (0.18%) Magento
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.18%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.18%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.18%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.18%) SAP FI-AP
7 1 (0.18%) SAP FI-AR
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.89%) Office 365
2 12 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.08%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (0.54%) GitHub
7 2 (0.36%) SaaS
8 1 (0.18%) IaaS
8 1 (0.18%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.63%) Internet
2 6 (1.08%) Firewall
2 6 (1.08%) SSL
3 5 (0.90%) DNS
3 5 (0.90%) HTTP
4 4 (0.72%) Network Security
4 4 (0.72%) SAN
4 4 (0.72%) WAN
5 3 (0.54%) DHCP
5 3 (0.54%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.54%) LAN
5 3 (0.54%) SSH
6 2 (0.36%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.36%) FTP
6 2 (0.36%) SMTP
6 2 (0.36%) SNMP
6 2 (0.36%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.36%) Telnet
6 2 (0.36%) VoIP
6 2 (0.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (12.12%) Big Data
2 64 (11.57%) Relational Database
3 58 (10.49%) SQL Server
4 31 (5.61%) MongoDB
5 28 (5.06%) RDBMS
6 24 (4.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (3.44%) Hadoop
8 15 (2.71%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (2.17%) HBase
10 10 (1.81%) NoSQL
11 9 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (1.27%) MySQL
12 7 (1.27%) Oracle Database
13 6 (1.08%) DB2
14 4 (0.72%) Blockchain
14 4 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (0.72%) Power BI
14 4 (0.72%) Qlik Sense
15 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 32 (5.79%) Git (software)
2 20 (3.62%) JIRA
3 17 (3.07%) Subversion
4 15 (2.71%) Jenkins
5 13 (2.35%) JUnit
6 12 (2.17%) Maven
7 8 (1.45%) TeamCity
8 7 (1.27%) IntelliJ
9 6 (1.08%) Visual Studio
10 5 (0.90%) Selenium
11 3 (0.54%) Axure RP
11 3 (0.54%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.54%) GoCD
12 2 (0.36%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.36%) HP UFT
12 2 (0.36%) Hudson
12 2 (0.36%) Mockito
12 2 (0.36%) PVCS
12 2 (0.36%) Toad
12 2 (0.36%) Vagrant
General
1 67 (12.12%) Banking
2 17 (3.07%) Legal
3 11 (1.99%) Front Office
3 11 (1.99%) Investment Banking
3 11 (1.99%) Law
3 11 (1.99%) Telecoms
4 10 (1.81%) Retail Banking
5 8 (1.45%) Automotive
5 8 (1.45%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.27%) Retail
7 6 (1.08%) Publishing
8 5 (0.90%) Advertising
8 5 (0.90%) Marketing
9 4 (0.72%) Back Office
9 4 (0.72%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.72%) Prime Brokerage
10 3 (0.54%) Electronics
11 2 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 218 (39.42%) Developer
2 90 (16.27%) Java Developer
3 85 (15.37%) Analyst
4 53 (9.58%) Senior Developer
5 49 (8.86%) Business Analyst
6 39 (7.05%) JavaScript Developer
7 33 (5.97%) Applications Developer
8 29 (5.24%) Senior Java Developer
9 25 (4.52%) Project Manager
10 24 (4.34%) C# Developer
10 24 (4.34%) Consultant
11 20 (3.62%) Lead Developer
11 20 (3.62%) Python Developer
12 19 (3.44%) Big Data Developer
13 17 (3.07%) Lead Java Developer
14 16 (2.89%) .NET Developer
14 16 (2.89%) Senior Applications Developer
15 15 (2.71%) C# .NET Developer
15 15 (2.71%) Senior Manager
16 14 (2.53%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (13.56%) HTML
2 62 (11.21%) CSS
3 61 (11.03%) Spring
4 47 (8.50%) .NET
5 40 (7.23%) HTML5
5 40 (7.23%) J2EE
5 40 (7.23%) jQuery
5 40 (7.23%) JSON
6 39 (7.05%) AngularJS
7 34 (6.15%) Node.js
8 32 (5.79%) Ember.js
9 30 (5.42%) Hibernate
10 29 (5.24%) ASP.NET
11 26 (4.70%) XML
12 25 (4.52%) REST
13 22 (3.98%) CSS3
14 21 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (2.71%) Sass
15 15 (2.71%) SOAP
16 14 (2.53%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 58 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (9.22%) Greenfield Project
3 27 (4.88%) Client/Server
4 26 (4.70%) Robotics
5 16 (2.89%) Computer Science
5 16 (2.89%) User Experience
6 12 (2.17%) Data Structures
6 12 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (1.99%) Management Information System
8 10 (1.81%) Mainframe
9 9 (1.63%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.08%) Equities
11 5 (0.90%) Cloud Native
12 4 (0.72%) Cyberthreat
13 3 (0.54%) Credit Risk
13 3 (0.54%) Data Centre
13 3 (0.54%) DataPower
13 3 (0.54%) Derivative
13 3 (0.54%) Social Media
14 2 (0.36%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 34 (6.15%) Linux
2 33 (5.97%) Unix
3 29 (5.24%) Windows
4 9 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (1.27%) AIX
5 7 (1.27%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.72%) Solaris
7 3 (0.54%) Tru64
8 2 (0.36%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (36.89%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (12.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 64 (11.57%) SDLC
4 59 (10.67%) TDD
5 53 (9.58%) OO
6 50 (9.04%) Project Management
7 44 (7.96%) Mentoring
8 40 (7.23%) Risk Management
9 38 (6.87%) Multithreading
10 36 (6.51%) Business Analysis
11 34 (6.15%) Scrum
11 34 (6.15%) Test Automation
11 34 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
12 33 (5.97%) DevOps
12 33 (5.97%) MVC
13 32 (5.79%) Machine Learning
14 28 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (5.06%) ITIL
15 27 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
15 27 (4.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 184 (33.27%) Java
2 93 (16.82%) JavaScript
2 93 (16.82%) SQL
3 75 (13.56%) C#
4 54 (9.76%) Python
5 37 (6.69%) C++
6 16 (2.89%) PL/SQL
7 12 (2.17%) Perl
8 10 (1.81%) T-SQL
9 9 (1.63%) PowerShell
10 8 (1.45%) PHP
10 8 (1.45%) Shell Script
10 8 (1.45%) VB.NET
11 7 (1.27%) Bash Shell
11 7 (1.27%) COBOL
11 7 (1.27%) VB
12 4 (0.72%) Korn
12 4 (0.72%) Ruby
13 3 (0.54%) VBA
14 2 (0.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 67 (12.12%) Degree
2 11 (1.99%) ISEB
3 9 (1.63%) ISTQB
4 8 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (1.45%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.27%) CISM
5 7 (1.27%) CISSP
5 7 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.08%) CASP
6 6 (1.08%) CompTIA Security+
6 6 (1.08%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.08%) PMP
6 6 (1.08%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (0.54%) ACCA
7 3 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.18%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.53%) QA
2 6 (1.08%) PMO
2 6 (1.08%) SLA
3 3 (0.54%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.54%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (0.54%) EMIR
3 3 (0.54%) MiFID
3 3 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.18%) Basel III
4 1 (0.18%) GAAP
System Software
1 11 (1.99%) Docker
1 11 (1.99%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.54%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.36%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.36%) LXC
5 2 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.36%) OpenAM
5 2 (0.36%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.18%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.18%) HDFS
6 1 (0.18%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 1 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (2.17%) Ansible
2 6 (1.08%) HAProxy
3 5 (0.90%) Graphite
3 5 (0.90%) Icinga
3 5 (0.90%) Puppet
4 4 (0.72%) SCCM
5 3 (0.54%) logstash
5 3 (0.54%) Nagios
5 3 (0.54%) SCOM
6 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.36%) Kibana
6 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.18%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.18%) CSIRT
7 1 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.18%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 1 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 52 (9.40%) Oracle
2 46 (8.32%) Microsoft
3 18 (3.25%) IBM
4 11 (1.99%) VMware
5 7 (1.27%) Citrix
5 7 (1.27%) Reuters
6 6 (1.08%) Sybase
7 5 (0.90%) Cognos
7 5 (0.90%) IFS
7 5 (0.90%) Red Hat
7 5 (0.90%) SAP
8 4 (0.72%) BMC
8 4 (0.72%) EMC
8 4 (0.72%) HP
8 4 (0.72%) Informatica
8 4 (0.72%) Perforce
8 4 (0.72%) Remedy
9 3 (0.54%) Adobe
9 3 (0.54%) OpenText
9 3 (0.54%) Tableau