Period
to 25 May 2018

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 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 599 572 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 24.25% 28.90% 28.39%
As % of the General category 66.19% 67.53% 68.62%
Number of salaries quoted 437 350 357
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -2.52%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £29,700
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £67,200
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

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 905 847 1,093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 36.64% 42.80% 41.37%
Number of salaries quoted 670 551 512
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -3.23%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £29,300
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £64,750
Scotland median annual salary £48,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.43% +2.22% -

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 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, 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.

1 237 (39.57%) SQL
2 234 (39.07%) Agile Software Development
3 214 (35.73%) Python
4 211 (35.23%) Java
5 157 (26.21%) NoSQL
6 141 (23.54%) SDLC
7 137 (22.87%) OO
8 132 (22.04%) Oracle
9 119 (19.87%) PostgreSQL
10 118 (19.70%) Spring
11 110 (18.36%) JavaScript
12 105 (17.53%) HTML
13 104 (17.36%) AngularJS
14 102 (17.03%) Banking
15 99 (16.53%) Hibernate
16 97 (16.19%) TDD
17 85 (14.19%) OOP
17 85 (14.19%) Test Automation
18 84 (14.02%) Microsoft
19 83 (13.86%) BDD
20 82 (13.69%) Stakeholder Management
21 79 (13.19%) MySQL
21 79 (13.19%) Maven
21 79 (13.19%) Unit Testing
21 79 (13.19%) Collaborative Working
22 78 (13.02%) Docker
23 77 (12.85%) Hadoop
24 76 (12.69%) Ansible
25 75 (12.52%) Apache Cassandra
25 75 (12.52%) XML

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 55 (9.18%) MQSeries
2 22 (3.67%) Apache Spark
3 21 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (1.67%) IIS
5 9 (1.50%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.34%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.17%) Confluence
8 6 (1.00%) MS Exchange
9 5 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (0.67%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.50%) JBoss
11 3 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.33%) Jupyter
12 2 (0.33%) SAS
12 2 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.17%) Apache
13 1 (0.17%) IBM Domino
13 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.17%) Jetty
13 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (5.34%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (2.84%) Microsoft Project
4 14 (2.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (1.34%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.17%) Mingle
7 6 (1.00%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.50%) InVision
8 3 (0.50%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.17%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 18 (3.01%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.00%) Dynamics SL
3 4 (0.67%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.50%) Cognos Controller
4 3 (0.50%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.50%) Infor M3
4 3 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.33%) Epicor Tropos
5 2 (0.33%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.33%) Primavera
6 1 (0.17%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (3.01%) Office 365
3 16 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (2.17%) Dynamics 365
5 7 (1.17%) SaaS
6 4 (0.67%) Mimecast
6 4 (0.67%) PaaS
7 3 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.50%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (0.33%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.17%) GitHub
9 1 (0.17%) Heroku
9 1 (0.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.83%) NAS
1 5 (0.83%) SAN
2 4 (0.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.50%) DNS
3 3 (0.50%) Network Security
3 3 (0.50%) SSL
3 3 (0.50%) VoIP
3 3 (0.50%) WAN
4 2 (0.33%) DHCP
4 2 (0.33%) Firewall
4 2 (0.33%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.33%) Internet
5 1 (0.17%) ADSL
5 1 (0.17%) AMQP
5 1 (0.17%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.17%) Intranet
5 1 (0.17%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.17%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (26.21%) NoSQL
2 119 (19.87%) PostgreSQL
3 79 (13.19%) MySQL
4 77 (12.85%) Hadoop
5 75 (12.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 66 (11.02%) Relational Database
7 53 (8.85%) Bigtable
8 41 (6.84%) SQL Server
9 30 (5.01%) Big Data
10 17 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
11 16 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (1.50%) MongoDB
12 9 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (1.00%) Data Mining
13 6 (1.00%) DB2
13 6 (1.00%) Oracle Database
13 6 (1.00%) QlikView
13 6 (1.00%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.83%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 79 (13.19%) Maven
2 21 (3.51%) Jenkins
3 18 (3.01%) Git (software)
4 17 (2.84%) JIRA
5 12 (2.00%) Subversion
6 7 (1.17%) Ant
6 7 (1.17%) Gradle
7 6 (1.00%) Axure RP
7 6 (1.00%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.67%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 3 (0.50%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.50%) JUnit
9 3 (0.50%) Selenium
10 2 (0.33%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.33%) Hudson
10 2 (0.33%) Rational Team Concert
11 1 (0.17%) JMeter
11 1 (0.17%) Xcode
General
1 102 (17.03%) Banking
2 33 (5.51%) Investment Banking
3 23 (3.84%) Legal
4 18 (3.01%) Financial Institution
5 14 (2.34%) Retail
5 14 (2.34%) Retail Banking
6 9 (1.50%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.17%) Back Office
7 7 (1.17%) Law
7 7 (1.17%) Marketing
8 6 (1.00%) Advertising
9 5 (0.83%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.67%) Front Office
11 3 (0.50%) Military
12 1 (0.17%) Billing
12 1 (0.17%) Digital Economy
12 1 (0.17%) Games
12 1 (0.17%) Prime Brokerage
12 1 (0.17%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 193 (32.22%) Developer
2 103 (17.20%) Java Developer
3 77 (12.85%) Analyst
4 45 (7.51%) Python Developer
5 44 (7.35%) Project Manager
6 41 (6.84%) Architect
7 36 (6.01%) Senior Developer
8 33 (5.51%) Designer
9 28 (4.67%) Support Analyst
10 24 (4.01%) Business Analyst
11 23 (3.84%) Senior Java Developer
11 23 (3.84%) Technical Leader
12 22 (3.67%) DevOps Engineer
13 20 (3.34%) Consultant
13 20 (3.34%) Programmer
13 20 (3.34%) Solutions Architect
13 20 (3.34%) Solutions Designer
14 18 (3.01%) C# Developer
15 17 (2.84%) Senior Manager
16 16 (2.67%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (19.70%) Spring
2 105 (17.53%) HTML
3 104 (17.36%) AngularJS
4 99 (16.53%) Hibernate
5 75 (12.52%) XML
6 68 (11.35%) Middleware
7 54 (9.02%) XML Schema
8 37 (6.18%) CSS
9 29 (4.84%) .NET
10 28 (4.67%) jQuery
11 27 (4.51%) Django
12 22 (3.67%) REST
13 20 (3.34%) Web Services
14 17 (2.84%) ASP.NET
14 17 (2.84%) JMS
14 17 (2.84%) Node.js
15 16 (2.67%) Flask
15 16 (2.67%) J2EE
15 16 (2.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 15 (2.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 74 (12.35%) Enterprise Software
2 63 (10.52%) Virtual Team
3 40 (6.68%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (6.51%) User Experience
5 33 (5.51%) Greenfield Project
6 15 (2.50%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.17%) Fintech
8 12 (2.00%) Computer Science
9 11 (1.84%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.17%) Clustering
11 6 (1.00%) Cyberthreat
11 6 (1.00%) Data Centre
11 6 (1.00%) Data Structures
11 6 (1.00%) Equities
11 6 (1.00%) Graphic Design
12 5 (0.83%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.83%) Replication
13 4 (0.67%) Derivative
13 4 (0.67%) Fixed Income
14 3 (0.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 62 (10.35%) Unix
2 59 (9.85%) Windows
3 49 (8.18%) Linux
4 24 (4.01%) Windows Server
5 12 (2.00%) Windows 10
5 12 (2.00%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.83%) AIX
7 5 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.83%) Solaris
7 5 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.50%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.50%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.50%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.17%) Android
9 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.17%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (39.07%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (23.54%) SDLC
3 137 (22.87%) OO
4 97 (16.19%) TDD
5 85 (14.19%) OOP
5 85 (14.19%) Test Automation
6 83 (13.86%) BDD
7 82 (13.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 79 (13.19%) Collaborative Working
8 79 (13.19%) Unit Testing
9 72 (12.02%) Continuous Integration
10 62 (10.35%) Scrum
11 61 (10.18%) Domain Models
12 59 (9.85%) Project Management
13 57 (9.52%) Refactoring
14 56 (9.35%) System Testing
15 55 (9.18%) Continuous Deployment
16 53 (8.85%) Complex Event Processing
17 48 (8.01%) Software Engineering
18 47 (7.85%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 237 (39.57%) SQL
2 214 (35.73%) Python
3 211 (35.23%) Java
4 110 (18.36%) JavaScript
5 68 (11.35%) PHP
6 54 (9.02%) XPath
7 52 (8.68%) C#
8 35 (5.84%) C++
9 18 (3.01%) Ruby
10 13 (2.17%) Shell Script
11 11 (1.84%) PL/SQL
12 10 (1.67%) Perl
13 9 (1.50%) PowerShell
14 8 (1.34%) Scala
14 8 (1.34%) T-SQL
15 7 (1.17%) Java 8
16 5 (0.83%) C
16 5 (0.83%) XQuery
17 4 (0.67%) R
18 3 (0.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 52 (8.68%) Degree
2 12 (2.00%) CISSP
3 9 (1.50%) CISM
3 9 (1.50%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.34%) PMI Certification
5 7 (1.17%) PMP
5 7 (1.17%) TOGAF Certification
6 6 (1.00%) CASP
6 6 (1.00%) CompTIA Security+
7 5 (0.83%) CEH
7 5 (0.83%) MCSE
7 5 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.67%) MCSA
9 3 (0.50%) ACCA
9 3 (0.50%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (0.50%) MCITP
9 3 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.33%) CRISC
10 2 (0.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.17%) PMO
2 17 (2.84%) SLA
3 7 (1.17%) GDPR
3 7 (1.17%) QA
4 6 (1.00%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.33%) COBIT
5 2 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.33%) EMIR
5 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.33%) MiFID
6 1 (0.17%) GMP
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.17%) PSD2
System Software
1 78 (13.02%) Docker
2 19 (3.17%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.50%) XenApp
4 8 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.67%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.50%) vSphere
8 2 (0.33%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 2 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.17%) NFS
9 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 76 (12.69%) Ansible
2 68 (11.35%) Puppet
3 5 (0.83%) SCCM
4 2 (0.33%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 2 (0.33%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 2 (0.33%) CSIRT
4 2 (0.33%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.33%) Rancher
4 2 (0.33%) RSA Archer
4 2 (0.33%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (0.17%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.17%) Control-M
5 1 (0.17%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.17%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.17%) logstash
5 1 (0.17%) MaaS360
5 1 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 132 (22.04%) Oracle
2 84 (14.02%) Microsoft
3 21 (3.51%) IBM
4 20 (3.34%) Citrix
5 19 (3.17%) VMware
6 13 (2.17%) Sybase
7 12 (2.00%) Cognos
7 12 (2.00%) SAP
8 10 (1.67%) Avaya
8 10 (1.67%) Informatica
9 8 (1.34%) Cognizant
9 8 (1.34%) Xamarin
10 7 (1.17%) HP
10 7 (1.17%) TIBCO
11 6 (1.00%) SolarWinds
11 6 (1.00%) Splunk
12 5 (0.83%) AppDynamics
12 5 (0.83%) IDERA
12 5 (0.83%) RedGate
12 5 (0.83%) Vertica