Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 531 504 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 24.07% 26.42% 28.46%
As % of the General category 64.91% 66.58% 70.34%
Number of salaries quoted 386 253 410
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,975
90th Percentile £73,750 £62,500 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +5.56%

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 818 757 1,062
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 37.08% 39.68% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 591 401 585
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,700 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £63,750
Scotland median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +2.27%

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 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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.

1 208 (39.17%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (28.06%) SQL
3 140 (26.37%) Java
4 95 (17.89%) Python
5 94 (17.70%) SDLC
6 93 (17.51%) Oracle
7 83 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 74 (13.94%) Spring
8 74 (13.94%) Microsoft
9 68 (12.81%) JavaScript
10 67 (12.62%) HTML
11 65 (12.24%) Project Management
12 64 (12.05%) Banking
13 59 (11.11%) Degree
13 59 (11.11%) C#
14 56 (10.55%) NoSQL
15 55 (10.36%) SQL Server
16 49 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
17 45 (8.47%) OO
18 42 (7.91%) XML
18 42 (7.91%) .NET
18 42 (7.91%) Hibernate
18 42 (7.91%) Scrum
18 42 (7.91%) DevOps
18 42 (7.91%) Hadoop
19 41 (7.72%) CSS
19 41 (7.72%) Software Engineering
20 40 (7.53%) Business Analysis
20 40 (7.53%) Enterprise Software
21 39 (7.34%) Continuous Improvement

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 17 (3.20%) Apache Spark
2 11 (2.07%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.88%) Confluence
3 10 (1.88%) MQSeries
4 9 (1.69%) IIS
5 6 (1.13%) SAS
5 6 (1.13%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (0.94%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (0.75%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.38%) JBoss
9 2 (0.38%) K2 blackpearl
9 2 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.38%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.19%) CICS
10 1 (0.19%) CMS
10 1 (0.19%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.19%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 23 (4.33%) MS Visio
2 21 (3.95%) Microsoft Project
3 16 (3.01%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (2.64%) OmniGraffle
5 12 (2.26%) Microsoft Excel
6 8 (1.51%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (1.51%) InVision
6 8 (1.51%) Photoshop
7 7 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 4 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.38%) Mingle
10 1 (0.19%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 29 (5.46%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (1.88%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.51%) Infor M3
3 8 (1.51%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (1.13%) Dynamics SL
4 6 (1.13%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 3 (0.56%) Epicor Tropos
5 3 (0.56%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.38%) Adaptiv
6 2 (0.38%) AquaLogic BPM
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.19%) Movex
7 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.19%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.19%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.39%) Dynamics 365
2 15 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.51%) Office 365
5 4 (0.75%) IBM Blueworks
6 3 (0.56%) PaaS
7 2 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.38%) GitHub
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.19%) IaaS
8 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.13%) SSL
2 5 (0.94%) DNS
2 5 (0.94%) Firewall
2 5 (0.94%) Internet
3 3 (0.56%) DHCP
3 3 (0.56%) HTTP
3 3 (0.56%) HTTPS
3 3 (0.56%) SSH
4 2 (0.38%) BIG-IP
4 2 (0.38%) FTP
4 2 (0.38%) LAN
4 2 (0.38%) SMTP
4 2 (0.38%) SNMP
4 2 (0.38%) Telnet
4 2 (0.38%) VoIP
4 2 (0.38%) VPN
4 2 (0.38%) WAN
5 1 (0.19%) Skype
5 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (10.55%) NoSQL
2 55 (10.36%) SQL Server
3 42 (7.91%) Hadoop
4 39 (7.34%) Big Data
4 39 (7.34%) MySQL
5 33 (6.21%) MongoDB
6 29 (5.46%) PostgreSQL
6 29 (5.46%) Relational Database
7 21 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (3.39%) Apache Cassandra
9 17 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (2.64%) Blockchain
11 9 (1.69%) Bigtable
12 8 (1.51%) Oracle Database
13 6 (1.13%) DB2
13 6 (1.13%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.94%) Apache Hive
14 5 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (0.75%) Oracle Database 12c
15 4 (0.75%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 27 (5.08%) Maven
2 23 (4.33%) JIRA
3 16 (3.01%) Axure RP
4 15 (2.82%) Git (software)
5 12 (2.26%) Jenkins
5 12 (2.26%) Subversion
6 8 (1.51%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 6 (1.13%) TeamCity
8 5 (0.94%) IntelliJ
8 5 (0.94%) JUnit
9 4 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.75%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.56%) Ant
10 3 (0.56%) Gradle
10 3 (0.56%) Selenium
11 2 (0.38%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.38%) GoCD
11 2 (0.38%) MorphX
11 2 (0.38%) Toad
11 2 (0.38%) Vagrant
General
1 64 (12.05%) Banking
2 21 (3.95%) Retail
3 18 (3.39%) Manufacturing
4 15 (2.82%) Investment Banking
5 11 (2.07%) Advertising
5 11 (2.07%) Legal
6 9 (1.69%) Marketing
7 8 (1.51%) Automotive
7 8 (1.51%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.32%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.32%) Retail Banking
9 5 (0.94%) Back Office
9 5 (0.94%) Electronics
9 5 (0.94%) Publishing
10 4 (0.75%) Games
11 3 (0.56%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.56%) Front Office
11 3 (0.56%) Prime Brokerage
12 1 (0.19%) Polish Language
12 1 (0.19%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 152 (28.63%) Developer
2 106 (19.96%) Analyst
3 75 (14.12%) Java Developer
4 52 (9.79%) Business Analyst
5 42 (7.91%) Project Manager
6 36 (6.78%) Architect
7 29 (5.46%) Designer
8 28 (5.27%) Senior Developer
9 27 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
10 23 (4.33%) Consultant
11 21 (3.95%) DevOps Engineer
12 20 (3.77%) C# Developer
12 20 (3.77%) Lead DevOps
13 18 (3.39%) Financial Analyst
14 17 (3.20%) Senior Java Developer
14 17 (3.20%) Senior Manager
15 16 (3.01%) IT Manager
15 16 (3.01%) Support Analyst
16 15 (2.82%) Senior Business Analyst
16 15 (2.82%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (13.94%) Spring
2 67 (12.62%) HTML
3 42 (7.91%) .NET
3 42 (7.91%) Hibernate
3 42 (7.91%) XML
4 41 (7.72%) CSS
5 36 (6.78%) REST
6 34 (6.40%) AngularJS
7 30 (5.65%) J2EE
8 25 (4.71%) JSON
9 24 (4.52%) jQuery
10 23 (4.33%) ASP.NET
11 21 (3.95%) HTML5
12 20 (3.77%) SOAP
13 18 (3.39%) Middleware
13 18 (3.39%) Web Services
14 17 (3.20%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (2.45%) JMS
16 11 (2.07%) CSS3
16 11 (2.07%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (7.53%) Enterprise Software
3 30 (5.65%) User Experience
4 22 (4.14%) Greenfield Project
5 21 (3.95%) Virtual Team
6 18 (3.39%) Client/Server
7 16 (3.01%) Computer Science
8 14 (2.64%) Graphic Design
8 14 (2.64%) Mobile App
9 9 (1.69%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.32%) Mainframe
11 6 (1.13%) Robotics
12 5 (0.94%) Cloud Native
13 4 (0.75%) Equities
14 3 (0.56%) Clustering
14 3 (0.56%) Derivative
14 3 (0.56%) Replication
14 3 (0.56%) Social Media
15 2 (0.38%) DataPower
15 2 (0.38%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 38 (7.16%) Unix
2 33 (6.21%) Linux
2 33 (6.21%) Windows
3 13 (2.45%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.56%) AIX
4 3 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (0.56%) Solaris
5 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (39.17%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (17.70%) SDLC
3 83 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 65 (12.24%) Project Management
5 45 (8.47%) OO
6 42 (7.91%) DevOps
6 42 (7.91%) Scrum
7 41 (7.72%) Software Engineering
8 40 (7.53%) Business Analysis
9 39 (7.34%) Analytics
9 39 (7.34%) Change Management
9 39 (7.34%) Continuous Improvement
10 35 (6.59%) TDD
11 33 (6.21%) Collaborative Working
12 31 (5.84%) User Acceptance Testing
13 30 (5.65%) ERP
13 30 (5.65%) Test Automation
14 29 (5.46%) ITIL
15 28 (5.27%) Business Intelligence
15 28 (5.27%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 149 (28.06%) SQL
2 140 (26.37%) Java
3 95 (17.89%) Python
4 68 (12.81%) JavaScript
5 59 (11.11%) C#
6 34 (6.40%) C++
7 23 (4.33%) PHP
8 18 (3.39%) PL/SQL
9 12 (2.26%) XPath
10 9 (1.69%) T-SQL
11 8 (1.51%) Perl
12 6 (1.13%) C
13 5 (0.94%) R
13 5 (0.94%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.94%) VB.NET
13 5 (0.94%) X++
14 4 (0.75%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.75%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.75%) Scala
15 3 (0.56%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 59 (11.11%) Degree
2 19 (3.58%) PMP
3 16 (3.01%) PMI Certification
4 14 (2.64%) ISEB
5 8 (1.51%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (1.32%) ISTQB
6 7 (1.32%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.56%) CASP
8 3 (0.56%) CISM
8 3 (0.56%) CISSP
8 3 (0.56%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.38%) ACCA
9 2 (0.38%) CIMA
9 2 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.19%) CIPFA
10 1 (0.19%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.19%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.39%) PMO
1 18 (3.39%) QA
2 15 (2.82%) SLA
3 7 (1.32%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.56%) GDPR
4 3 (0.56%) GMP
5 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.19%) EMIR
6 1 (0.19%) MiFID
System Software
1 28 (5.27%) Docker
2 6 (1.13%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.38%) LXC
4 2 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.38%) OpenAM
4 2 (0.38%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.38%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.19%) HDFS
5 1 (0.19%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 25 (4.71%) Ansible
2 21 (3.95%) Puppet
3 4 (0.75%) Graphite
3 4 (0.75%) HAProxy
3 4 (0.75%) Icinga
4 3 (0.56%) SCCM
5 2 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.38%) Kibana
5 2 (0.38%) logstash
5 2 (0.38%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.19%) Nagios
6 1 (0.19%) Oozie
6 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.19%) SCOM
6 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (0.19%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 93 (17.51%) Oracle
2 74 (13.94%) Microsoft
3 14 (2.64%) SAP
4 12 (2.26%) Adobe
4 12 (2.26%) IBM
5 10 (1.88%) Capita
5 10 (1.88%) Sybase
6 9 (1.69%) IFS
6 9 (1.69%) Infor
6 9 (1.69%) JD Edwards
7 8 (1.51%) PeopleSoft
8 6 (1.13%) HP
8 6 (1.13%) Reuters
8 6 (1.13%) VMware
9 5 (0.94%) AppDynamics
9 5 (0.94%) Sage
9 5 (0.94%) TIBCO
10 4 (0.75%) Tableau
10 4 (0.75%) Tagetik
10 4 (0.75%) Xamarin