Period
to 24 August 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 24 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 602 799 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 26.35% 32.80% 33.76%
As % of the General category 64.18% 72.44% 75.48%
Number of salaries quoted 387 347 518
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% -0.54%
10th Percentile £32,300 £29,900 £33,250
90th Percentile £76,750 £64,850 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%

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 938 1103 1085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 41.05% 45.28% 44.72%
Number of salaries quoted 614 478 678
Glasgow median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £32,000 £29,100 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £64,750 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +3.45%

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 24 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 236 (39.20%) Java
2 212 (35.22%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (16.45%) Relational Database
4 96 (15.95%) JavaScript
5 91 (15.12%) C#
6 87 (14.45%) SQL
7 84 (13.95%) Big Data
8 81 (13.46%) HTML
9 80 (13.29%) TDD
10 79 (13.12%) Degree
11 78 (12.96%) Banking
12 76 (12.62%) OO
13 73 (12.13%) Spring
14 70 (11.63%) Greenfield Project
15 67 (11.13%) Python
16 66 (10.96%) SQL Server
17 65 (10.80%) CSS
18 61 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
19 58 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
20 57 (9.47%) Multithreading
21 56 (9.30%) C++
21 56 (9.30%) Mentoring
22 55 (9.14%) Microsoft
22 55 (9.14%) Risk Management
23 53 (8.80%) J2EE
24 52 (8.64%) .NET
25 51 (8.47%) Oracle
25 51 (8.47%) RDBMS
25 51 (8.47%) SDLC
26 50 (8.31%) Project Management

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 (3.32%) Apache Spark
2 16 (2.66%) SharePoint
3 12 (1.99%) WebSphere
4 9 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (1.00%) Confluence
5 6 (1.00%) SAS
5 6 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (0.83%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (0.83%) K2 blackpearl
7 4 (0.66%) Drupal
7 4 (0.66%) WordPress
8 3 (0.50%) CICS
8 3 (0.50%) MQSeries
8 3 (0.50%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (0.50%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.33%) Apache
9 2 (0.33%) GemFire
9 2 (0.33%) JBoss
9 2 (0.33%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.33%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 25 (4.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (2.49%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.83%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.50%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.33%) InVision
6 2 (0.33%) Mingle
6 2 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.17%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 16 (2.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.33%) Pega PRPC
5 1 (0.17%) AquaLogic BPM
5 1 (0.17%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.17%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.17%) Magento
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.17%) SAP FI-AP
5 1 (0.17%) SAP FI-AR
5 1 (0.17%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.99%) Office 365
2 10 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.00%) SaaS
5 3 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.33%) GitHub
7 1 (0.17%) IaaS
7 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.99%) Internet
2 7 (1.16%) Firewall
2 7 (1.16%) WAN
3 6 (1.00%) LAN
3 6 (1.00%) Network Security
4 5 (0.83%) SAN
5 4 (0.66%) SSL
5 4 (0.66%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.50%) HTTP
6 3 (0.50%) Kerberos
6 3 (0.50%) LDAP
7 2 (0.33%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.33%) SSH
8 1 (0.17%) ADSL
8 1 (0.17%) DHCP
8 1 (0.17%) DNS
8 1 (0.17%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.17%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.17%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (16.45%) Relational Database
2 84 (13.95%) Big Data
3 66 (10.96%) SQL Server
4 51 (8.47%) RDBMS
5 26 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (4.15%) MongoDB
7 20 (3.32%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (2.66%) HBase
9 15 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (1.99%) Hadoop
11 11 (1.83%) DB2
12 9 (1.50%) NoSQL
13 8 (1.33%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
14 5 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
15 4 (0.66%) MySQL
16 3 (0.50%) Data Mining
17 2 (0.33%) MS Access
17 2 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 40 (6.64%) Git (software)
2 16 (2.66%) Jenkins
3 15 (2.49%) JIRA
3 15 (2.49%) Subversion
4 14 (2.33%) JUnit
5 12 (1.99%) Maven
6 11 (1.83%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.00%) Bitbucket
8 5 (0.83%) Ant
8 5 (0.83%) Selenium
9 4 (0.66%) Hudson
9 4 (0.66%) IntelliJ
9 4 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.66%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.50%) Axure RP
10 3 (0.50%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.50%) Gradle
11 2 (0.33%) GoCD
11 2 (0.33%) Mockito
11 2 (0.33%) PVCS
General
1 78 (12.96%) Banking
2 23 (3.82%) Retail
3 15 (2.49%) Front Office
3 15 (2.49%) Legal
4 10 (1.66%) Investment Banking
4 10 (1.66%) Law
4 10 (1.66%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.16%) Retail Banking
6 5 (0.83%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.66%) Automotive
7 4 (0.66%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.66%) Prime Brokerage
7 4 (0.66%) Publishing
8 3 (0.50%) Advertising
8 3 (0.50%) Back Office
9 2 (0.33%) Marketing
9 2 (0.33%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.17%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 277 (46.01%) Developer
2 118 (19.60%) Java Developer
3 74 (12.29%) Senior Developer
4 61 (10.13%) Analyst
5 42 (6.98%) JavaScript Developer
6 41 (6.81%) Applications Developer
7 40 (6.64%) Senior Java Developer
8 38 (6.31%) Business Analyst
9 32 (5.32%) Python Developer
10 31 (5.15%) Consultant
11 30 (4.98%) C# Developer
11 30 (4.98%) Lead Developer
12 26 (4.32%) .NET Developer
13 23 (3.82%) Big Data Developer
13 23 (3.82%) Lead Java Developer
14 22 (3.65%) Project Manager
15 18 (2.99%) ASP.NET Developer
15 18 (2.99%) C# .NET Developer
15 18 (2.99%) Senior Applications Developer
16 17 (2.82%) Senior Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (13.46%) HTML
2 73 (12.13%) Spring
3 65 (10.80%) CSS
4 53 (8.80%) J2EE
5 52 (8.64%) .NET
6 49 (8.14%) AngularJS
7 42 (6.98%) HTML5
7 42 (6.98%) Node.js
8 41 (6.81%) jQuery
9 39 (6.48%) ASP.NET
10 38 (6.31%) Hibernate
11 35 (5.81%) Ember.js
12 34 (5.65%) JSON
13 30 (4.98%) XML
14 27 (4.49%) CSS3
15 21 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC
16 20 (3.32%) Servlets
17 19 (3.16%) REST
18 15 (2.49%) SOAP
19 14 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 70 (11.63%) Greenfield Project
2 58 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (6.15%) Client/Server
4 33 (5.48%) Robotics
5 22 (3.65%) Data Structures
6 14 (2.33%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (1.83%) User Experience
9 10 (1.66%) Computer Science
9 10 (1.66%) Mainframe
10 9 (1.50%) Credit Risk
11 6 (1.00%) Equities
11 6 (1.00%) Market Risk
11 6 (1.00%) Reference Data
11 6 (1.00%) SWIFT
12 5 (0.83%) Fintech
12 5 (0.83%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
13 4 (0.66%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.66%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 39 (6.48%) Unix
2 37 (6.15%) Linux
3 33 (5.48%) Windows
4 9 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (1.16%) AIX
5 7 (1.16%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.83%) Windows 2000
7 5 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.50%) Solaris
8 3 (0.50%) Tru64
8 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.33%) zOS
10 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (35.22%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (13.29%) TDD
3 76 (12.62%) OO
4 61 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 57 (9.47%) Multithreading
6 56 (9.30%) Mentoring
7 55 (9.14%) Risk Management
8 51 (8.47%) SDLC
9 50 (8.31%) Project Management
10 48 (7.97%) MVC
11 43 (7.14%) Machine Learning
12 34 (5.65%) Business Analysis
13 33 (5.48%) Test Automation
14 30 (4.98%) Process Improvement
15 29 (4.82%) Analytics
15 29 (4.82%) Concurrent Programming
16 28 (4.65%) Coaching
17 27 (4.49%) Waterfall
18 26 (4.32%) CRM
19 25 (4.15%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 236 (39.20%) Java
2 96 (15.95%) JavaScript
3 91 (15.12%) C#
4 87 (14.45%) SQL
5 67 (11.13%) Python
6 56 (9.30%) C++
7 20 (3.32%) Perl
8 14 (2.33%) Shell Script
9 12 (1.99%) PHP
9 12 (1.99%) VB.NET
10 11 (1.83%) VB
11 10 (1.66%) PL/SQL
12 9 (1.50%) PowerShell
13 8 (1.33%) Bash Shell
13 8 (1.33%) VBA
14 6 (1.00%) COBOL
14 6 (1.00%) T-SQL
15 5 (0.83%) TypeScript
16 4 (0.66%) Korn
16 4 (0.66%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 79 (13.12%) Degree
2 9 (1.50%) CISSP
3 7 (1.16%) CISM
3 7 (1.16%) ISEB
3 7 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (1.00%) CASP
4 6 (1.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 6 (1.00%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.00%) Security+ Certification
5 5 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.83%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (0.66%) ACCA
6 4 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.50%) CCNA
7 3 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.33%) CCAB
8 2 (0.33%) CIMA
8 2 (0.33%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.16%) QA
2 5 (0.83%) Data Quality
2 5 (0.83%) Dodd-Frank
2 5 (0.83%) EMIR
2 5 (0.83%) MiFID
3 4 (0.66%) Basel III
4 3 (0.50%) SLA
5 2 (0.33%) GDPR
5 2 (0.33%) IFRS
5 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.33%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.33%) SEPA
6 1 (0.17%) GAAP
6 1 (0.17%) PMO
6 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (1.33%) Docker
2 8 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.33%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 2 (0.33%) RACF
4 2 (0.33%) Time Sharing Option
4 2 (0.33%) vSphere
5 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.17%) LXC
5 1 (0.17%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (1.66%) Ansible
2 5 (0.83%) HAProxy
2 5 (0.83%) Puppet
3 3 (0.50%) Graphite
3 3 (0.50%) Icinga
3 3 (0.50%) Nagios
4 2 (0.33%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (0.33%) logstash
4 2 (0.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (0.33%) SCOM
4 2 (0.33%) zSecure
5 1 (0.17%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (0.17%) CSIRT
5 1 (0.17%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.17%) Kibana
5 1 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.17%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 55 (9.14%) Microsoft
2 51 (8.47%) Oracle
3 20 (3.32%) IBM
4 12 (1.99%) Sybase
5 10 (1.66%) VMware
6 9 (1.50%) Perforce
7 7 (1.16%) Splunk
8 6 (1.00%) Cognos
9 5 (0.83%) Red Hat
9 5 (0.83%) Verint
10 4 (0.66%) BMC
10 4 (0.66%) EMC
10 4 (0.66%) HP
10 4 (0.66%) Informatica
10 4 (0.66%) Symantec
11 3 (0.50%) Adobe
11 3 (0.50%) Dell
11 3 (0.50%) McAfee
11 3 (0.50%) OpenText
11 3 (0.50%) Remedy