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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 25 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
25 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 5 10 11
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 349 194 180
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 21.76% 15.02% 15.42%
As % of the General category 35.54% 29.48% 34.42%
Number of salaries quoted 169 146 104
10th Percentile £32,314 £37,500 £33,825
25th Percentile £41,750 £41,938 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +10.53% -3.06%
75th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £79,000 £86,250 £70,500
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%

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 982 658 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 61.22% 50.93% 44.82%
Number of salaries quoted 522 417 349
10th Percentile £29,100 £32,100 £32,400
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £56,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Glasgow

Finance
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Finance in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Finance in Glasgow

Finance
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Finance in Glasgow over the 6 months to 25 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Finance in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 May 2022, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Finance.

1 130 (37.25%) Agile
1 130 (37.25%) Social Skills
2 100 (28.65%) Azure
3 76 (21.78%) Microsoft
4 69 (19.77%) Degree
5 64 (18.34%) Analytics
6 63 (18.05%) DevOps
6 63 (18.05%) Problem-Solving
7 62 (17.77%) Banking
8 60 (17.19%) SQL
9 53 (15.19%) Decision-Making
9 53 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
10 49 (14.04%) Scrum
11 48 (13.75%) SQL Server
12 47 (13.47%) .NET
12 47 (13.47%) Project Management
13 45 (12.89%) Power Platform
14 44 (12.61%) Test Automation
15 42 (12.03%) Cybersecurity
16 40 (11.46%) CI/CD
16 40 (11.46%) Java
17 39 (11.17%) JavaScript
17 39 (11.17%) Innovative Thinking
18 38 (10.89%) C#
18 38 (10.89%) Microsoft Office
19 36 (10.32%) Risk Management
20 35 (10.03%) Continuous Improvement
20 35 (10.03%) Coaching
21 34 (9.74%) Management Information System
22 33 (9.46%) AWS

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 8 (2.29%) SAS
2 5 (1.43%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.15%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.57%) Apache
5 2 (0.57%) CMS
5 2 (0.57%) Confluence
5 2 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.57%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.57%) WordPress
6 1 (0.29%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.29%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.29%) IIS
6 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 38 (10.89%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (7.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (3.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (2.29%) InVision
4 8 (2.29%) Sketch
5 6 (1.72%) Zeplin
6 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.29%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.29%) Blender
7 1 (0.29%) Houdini
7 1 (0.29%) InDesign
7 1 (0.29%) Maya
7 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (6.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.58%) SAP APO
2 9 (2.58%) SAP MDG
3 6 (1.72%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.57%) Shopify
5 1 (0.29%) LongView
5 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 100 (28.65%) Azure
2 45 (12.89%) Power Platform
3 33 (9.46%) AWS
4 25 (7.16%) Dynamics 365
4 25 (7.16%) Serverless
5 22 (6.30%) Azure Functions
6 21 (6.02%) Azure Logic Apps
7 20 (5.73%) Azure Service Bus
8 13 (3.72%) SaaS
9 12 (3.44%) GCP
10 10 (2.87%) Microsoft 365
11 9 (2.58%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 9 (2.58%) Figma
12 5 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (1.43%) OpenShift
13 4 (1.15%) Azure Data Factory
13 4 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
14 3 (0.86%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 3 (0.86%) GitHub
14 3 (0.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.72%) Firewall
2 3 (0.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.86%) VPN
3 2 (0.57%) DMZ
3 2 (0.57%) DNS
3 2 (0.57%) Kerberos
3 2 (0.57%) LAN
3 2 (0.57%) Network Security
3 2 (0.57%) SAN
3 2 (0.57%) SSL
3 2 (0.57%) WAN
4 1 (0.29%) BGP
4 1 (0.29%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.29%) DHCP
4 1 (0.29%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.29%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.29%) S/MIME
4 1 (0.29%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.29%) VLAN
4 1 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (13.75%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.02%) Power BI
3 15 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (4.30%) Relational Database
4 12 (3.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (2.58%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (2.29%) Tableau
7 7 (2.01%) Big Data
8 6 (1.72%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (1.15%) Data Lake
9 4 (1.15%) DB2
9 4 (1.15%) Essbase
9 4 (1.15%) Qlik Sense
10 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (0.86%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.86%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (3.44%) Jenkins
2 11 (3.15%) Git (software)
3 10 (2.87%) JIRA
4 8 (2.29%) Selenium
5 7 (2.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 6 (1.72%) Protractor
6 6 (1.72%) SpecFlow
7 4 (1.15%) Maven
8 3 (0.86%) JUnit
9 2 (0.57%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.57%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.57%) Cypress.io
9 2 (0.57%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.57%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.57%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.29%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.29%) git-flow
10 1 (0.29%) GitLab
10 1 (0.29%) Mockito
10 1 (0.29%) tSQLt
General
1 130 (37.25%) Social Skills
2 62 (17.77%) Banking
3 53 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (8.31%) Marketing
5 25 (7.16%) Legal
6 22 (6.30%) Investment Banking
7 21 (6.02%) Public Sector
8 11 (3.15%) Police
9 10 (2.87%) Financial Institution
9 10 (2.87%) Local Government
10 8 (2.29%) Retail
11 6 (1.72%) Documentation Skills
12 5 (1.43%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 5 (1.43%) Manufacturing
12 5 (1.43%) Telecoms
13 4 (1.15%) Influencing Skills
13 4 (1.15%) Law
13 4 (1.15%) Presentation Skills
14 3 (0.86%) Games
15 2 (0.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 68 (19.48%) Developer
2 38 (10.89%) Analyst
3 26 (7.45%) Senior Developer
4 25 (7.16%) Architect
5 23 (6.59%) Senior Manager
6 22 (6.30%) Site Manager
6 22 (6.30%) Site Reliability Manager
7 20 (5.73%) Data Manager
7 20 (5.73%) Graduate
8 17 (4.87%) Administrator
9 15 (4.30%) Business Analyst
10 13 (3.72%) Java Developer
10 13 (3.72%) Security Manager
11 12 (3.44%) Project Manager
12 11 (3.15%) Lead Business Analyst
13 10 (2.87%) Test Engineer
13 10 (2.87%) Trainee
14 9 (2.58%) Data Administrator
14 9 (2.58%) Master Data Administrator
14 9 (2.58%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (13.47%) .NET
2 29 (8.31%) HTML
3 25 (7.16%) .NET Framework
4 24 (6.88%) XML
5 20 (5.73%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (4.87%) AngularJS
7 11 (3.15%) Spring
8 10 (2.87%) Kafka
8 10 (2.87%) React
9 8 (2.29%) REST
10 7 (2.01%) .NET Core
10 7 (2.01%) Apache Flex
10 7 (2.01%) J2EE
10 7 (2.01%) RESTful
10 7 (2.01%) Spring Boot
10 7 (2.01%) Web Services
11 6 (1.72%) HTML5
12 5 (1.43%) CSS
12 5 (1.43%) Entity Framework
13 4 (1.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.74%) Management Information System
2 20 (5.73%) Data Structures
3 18 (5.16%) Reference Data
4 12 (3.44%) User Experience
5 11 (3.15%) Public Cloud
6 10 (2.87%) Driving Licence
6 10 (2.87%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (2.58%) Smart Meter
8 8 (2.29%) e-Learning
8 8 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.72%) Renewable Energy
10 5 (1.43%) Analytical Mindset
11 4 (1.15%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (0.86%) Credit Risk
12 3 (0.86%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.86%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.57%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.30%) Windows
2 12 (3.44%) Unix
3 11 (3.15%) Linux
4 3 (0.86%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.57%) Android
5 2 (0.57%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.57%) Solaris
6 1 (0.29%) AIX
6 1 (0.29%) CentOS
6 1 (0.29%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (0.29%) Debian
6 1 (0.29%) Fedora
6 1 (0.29%) HPUX
6 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (37.25%) Agile
2 64 (18.34%) Analytics
3 63 (18.05%) DevOps
3 63 (18.05%) Problem-Solving
4 53 (15.19%) Decision-Making
5 49 (14.04%) Scrum
6 47 (13.47%) Project Management
7 44 (12.61%) Test Automation
8 42 (12.03%) Cybersecurity
9 40 (11.46%) CI/CD
10 39 (11.17%) Innovative Thinking
11 36 (10.32%) Risk Management
12 35 (10.03%) Coaching
12 35 (10.03%) Continuous Improvement
13 31 (8.88%) Architectural Design
13 31 (8.88%) Information Security
14 28 (8.02%) Mentoring
15 27 (7.74%) Microservices
16 26 (7.45%) CRM
17 24 (6.88%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 60 (17.19%) SQL
2 40 (11.46%) Java
3 39 (11.17%) JavaScript
4 38 (10.89%) C#
5 20 (5.73%) Python
6 10 (2.87%) R
7 9 (2.58%) C++
8 5 (1.43%) C
8 5 (1.43%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.15%) Bash
9 4 (1.15%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.15%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.86%) Scala
10 3 (0.86%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.57%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.57%) Perl
11 2 (0.57%) PHP
11 2 (0.57%) SOQL
11 2 (0.57%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 69 (19.77%) Degree
2 12 (3.44%) CISA
2 12 (3.44%) CISM
2 12 (3.44%) CISSP
3 10 (2.87%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.58%) Master's Degree
5 8 (2.29%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.15%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.86%) CCNA
10 2 (0.57%) ACCA
10 2 (0.57%) CIMA
10 2 (0.57%) CIPFA
10 2 (0.57%) HND
10 2 (0.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (0.57%) PMP
11 1 (0.29%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.29%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.02%) QA
2 16 (4.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (3.72%) NIST
4 12 (3.44%) Cyber Essentials
5 11 (3.15%) GDPR
6 9 (2.58%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 8 (2.29%) PMO
8 5 (1.43%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.29%) COSHH
9 1 (0.29%) EMIR
9 1 (0.29%) MiFID
9 1 (0.29%) NCSC
9 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.01%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.43%) Docker
3 2 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.29%) HDFS
4 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.29%) iptables
4 1 (0.29%) NFS
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 28 (8.02%) Terraform
2 6 (1.72%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.86%) Prometheus
4 2 (0.57%) Ansible
4 2 (0.57%) Grafana
4 2 (0.57%) SCCM
5 1 (0.29%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 1 (0.29%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.29%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.29%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.29%) Puppet
5 1 (0.29%) SCOM
5 1 (0.29%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 76 (21.78%) Microsoft
2 30 (8.60%) Oracle
3 18 (5.16%) Bloomberg
3 18 (5.16%) Refinitiv
4 13 (3.72%) Teradata
5 12 (3.44%) Adobe
5 12 (3.44%) SAP
6 7 (2.01%) Cisco
7 6 (1.72%) Hitachi
7 6 (1.72%) Splunk
8 5 (1.43%) Sybase
8 5 (1.43%) VMware
9 4 (1.15%) Anaplan
9 4 (1.15%) Hyperion
9 4 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.86%) Blue Coat
10 3 (0.86%) Google
10 3 (0.86%) Juniper
10 3 (0.86%) MuleSoft
11 2 (0.57%) WatchGuard