Period
to 13 August 2020

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 13 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 159 371 581
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 18.82% 20.04% 25.23%
As % of the General category 59.55% 54.96% 59.96%
Number of salaries quoted 94 284 449
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% -
10th Percentile £35,375 £33,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,500 £75,000 £69,400
Scotland median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - +1.01%

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 267 675 969
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 31.60% 36.47% 42.08%
Number of salaries quoted 161 473 738
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £67,650
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 13 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Finance in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, 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 64 (40.25%) Java
2 43 (27.04%) TDD
3 42 (26.42%) Banking
3 42 (26.42%) SQL
4 39 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (23.90%) C#
6 36 (22.64%) .NET
7 30 (18.87%) JavaScript
8 29 (18.24%) C++
8 29 (18.24%) OO
9 26 (16.35%) Python
10 25 (15.72%) Scala
11 24 (15.09%) Apache Spark
11 24 (15.09%) SQL Server
12 23 (14.47%) Microservices
13 22 (13.84%) Mentoring
13 22 (13.84%) Hadoop
14 21 (13.21%) AWS
15 20 (12.58%) Spring
16 19 (11.95%) NoSQL
17 18 (11.32%) AngularJS
17 18 (11.32%) Oracle
17 18 (11.32%) Linux
18 17 (10.69%) Windows
18 17 (10.69%) Microsoft
19 16 (10.06%) DevOps
20 15 (9.43%) React
20 15 (9.43%) Investment Banking
21 14 (8.81%) Spring Boot
21 14 (8.81%) Java 8

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 24 (15.09%) Apache Spark
2 7 (4.40%) Mule
3 6 (3.77%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.52%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.26%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.63%) Apache
6 1 (0.63%) Confluence
6 1 (0.63%) JBoss
6 1 (0.63%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (5.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (2.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.14%) Hyperion Planning
2 3 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.26%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.63%) Actimize
4 1 (0.63%) Global One
4 1 (0.63%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.63%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (0.63%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.21%) AWS
2 14 (8.81%) Azure
3 7 (4.40%) SaaS
4 5 (3.14%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (3.14%) Amazon ECS
4 5 (3.14%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (3.14%) NuGet
4 5 (3.14%) Office 365
4 5 (3.14%) OpenShift
4 5 (3.14%) PaaS
5 4 (2.52%) Serverless
6 3 (1.89%) Azure Functions
6 3 (1.89%) IaaS
6 3 (1.89%) Power Platform
7 2 (1.26%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.63%) Firebase
8 1 (0.63%) Force.com
8 1 (0.63%) GitHub
8 1 (0.63%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.40%) WAN
2 4 (2.52%) Skype
2 4 (2.52%) Unified Communications
2 4 (2.52%) VoIP
3 3 (1.89%) Firewall
3 3 (1.89%) Network Security
4 1 (0.63%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.63%) DNS
4 1 (0.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.63%) LAN
4 1 (0.63%) OSPF
4 1 (0.63%) SSL
4 1 (0.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 22 (13.84%) Hadoop
3 19 (11.95%) NoSQL
4 14 (8.81%) Big Data
5 13 (8.18%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.14%) Essbase
6 5 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.52%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.89%) Cosmos DB
8 3 (1.89%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.89%) Power BI
8 3 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.26%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.63%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.63%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 8 (5.03%) Jenkins
1 8 (5.03%) Maven
2 7 (4.40%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.40%) JUnit
3 5 (3.14%) Gradle
4 4 (2.52%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (1.89%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.26%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.26%) IntelliJ
6 2 (1.26%) JIRA
6 2 (1.26%) NUnit
7 1 (0.63%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.63%) Selenium
General
1 42 (26.42%) Banking
2 15 (9.43%) Investment Banking
3 9 (5.66%) Financial Institution
4 6 (3.77%) Public Sector
5 5 (3.14%) Law
5 5 (3.14%) Legal
5 5 (3.14%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.14%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.52%) Marketing
7 3 (1.89%) Billing
8 2 (1.26%) Back Office
8 2 (1.26%) Games
9 1 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.63%) Front Office
9 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 69 (43.40%) Developer
2 24 (15.09%) Senior Developer
3 21 (13.21%) Java Developer
4 18 (11.32%) Analyst
5 10 (6.29%) C# Developer
6 8 (5.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (5.03%) Software Developer
7 7 (4.40%) Applications Support
7 7 (4.40%) Python Engineer
7 7 (4.40%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (4.40%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 7 (4.40%) Support Analyst
8 6 (3.77%) Architect
8 6 (3.77%) Python Developer
8 6 (3.77%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (3.14%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (3.14%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (3.14%) Senior Applications Support
9 5 (3.14%) Senior Python Developer
9 5 (3.14%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (22.64%) .NET
2 20 (12.58%) Spring
3 18 (11.32%) AngularJS
4 15 (9.43%) React
5 14 (8.81%) Spring Boot
6 12 (7.55%) HTML
7 10 (6.29%) JMS
8 9 (5.66%) Web Services
9 8 (5.03%) Node.js
10 7 (4.40%) Ajax
10 7 (4.40%) JSP
10 7 (4.40%) Middleware
10 7 (4.40%) RESTful
10 7 (4.40%) Vue.js
11 6 (3.77%) Rendezvous
12 5 (3.14%) CSS
12 5 (3.14%) Elastic Stack
13 3 (1.89%) .NET Core
13 3 (1.89%) HTML5
13 3 (1.89%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.92%) Virtual Team
2 7 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.40%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (1.89%) Cloud Native
3 3 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (1.89%) Market Risk
4 2 (1.26%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.26%) Fixed Income
4 2 (1.26%) User Experience
5 1 (0.63%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.63%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (0.63%) Clustering
5 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.63%) Equities
5 1 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.63%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (0.63%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.32%) Linux
2 17 (10.69%) Windows
3 13 (8.18%) Unix
4 3 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.63%) Android
5 1 (0.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (27.04%) TDD
2 39 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (18.24%) OO
4 23 (14.47%) Microservices
5 22 (13.84%) Mentoring
6 16 (10.06%) DevOps
7 13 (8.18%) SDLC
8 12 (7.55%) Front End Development
8 12 (7.55%) Technical Leadership
9 10 (6.29%) Migration
9 10 (6.29%) Test Automation
10 9 (5.66%) Analytics
10 9 (5.66%) Fintech
10 9 (5.66%) Infrastructure as Code
10 9 (5.66%) Multithreading
10 9 (5.66%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (5.03%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (5.03%) Machine Learning
12 7 (4.40%) Project Delivery
12 7 (4.40%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (40.25%) Java
2 42 (26.42%) SQL
3 38 (23.90%) C#
4 30 (18.87%) JavaScript
5 29 (18.24%) C++
6 26 (16.35%) Python
7 25 (15.72%) Scala
8 14 (8.81%) Java 8
8 14 (8.81%) TypeScript
9 11 (6.92%) PowerShell
10 7 (4.40%) Bash Shell
10 7 (4.40%) Go
10 7 (4.40%) Perl
11 5 (3.14%) Groovy
11 5 (3.14%) Kotlin
12 4 (2.52%) Ruby
12 4 (2.52%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.89%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.26%) PHP
15 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (4.40%) Degree
2 3 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) AAT
4 1 (0.63%) ACCA
4 1 (0.63%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.63%) MCSA
4 1 (0.63%) MCSE
4 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 1 (0.63%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
4 1 (0.63%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.89%) PMO
2 2 (1.26%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (3.14%) Docker
2 2 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (5.03%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.40%) Terraform
3 6 (3.77%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.89%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (0.63%) Ansible
5 1 (0.63%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.63%) Puppet
5 1 (0.63%) Salt
Vendors
1 18 (11.32%) Oracle
2 17 (10.69%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.03%) Solace
4 5 (3.14%) Capita
4 5 (3.14%) Hyperion
5 4 (2.52%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.89%) BMC
6 3 (1.89%) Cisco
6 3 (1.89%) Remedy
6 3 (1.89%) SAP
6 3 (1.89%) Sybase
6 3 (1.89%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.26%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.26%) VMware
8 1 (0.63%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.63%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.63%) IBM
8 1 (0.63%) Informatica
8 1 (0.63%) Meraki
8 1 (0.63%) Sage