Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 565 606 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 24.82% 28.15% 31.31%
As % of the General category 65.02% 68.63% 74.61%
Number of salaries quoted 394 276 457
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,500 £68,750
Scotland median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +1.06% +4.44%

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 869 883 1083
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 38.18% 41.01% 41.96%
Number of salaries quoted 596 418 623
Glasgow median annual salary £48,500 £42,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.12% -2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,825 £63,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,415 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.33% +3.33% +5.88%

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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 200 (35.40%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (29.73%) Java
3 98 (17.35%) SQL
4 80 (14.16%) JavaScript
5 79 (13.98%) Stakeholder Management
6 78 (13.81%) C#
7 73 (12.92%) SDLC
8 68 (12.04%) Banking
8 68 (12.04%) HTML
9 65 (11.50%) Oracle
9 65 (11.50%) Spring
10 64 (11.33%) Python
11 60 (10.62%) Microsoft
11 60 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
12 59 (10.44%) Big Data
12 59 (10.44%) Degree
13 55 (9.73%) Project Management
13 55 (9.73%) SQL Server
14 54 (9.56%) CSS
15 47 (8.32%) Relational Database
16 46 (8.14%) .NET
17 44 (7.79%) C++
17 44 (7.79%) Greenfield Project
18 43 (7.61%) DevOps
18 43 (7.61%) Business Analysis
19 42 (7.43%) J2EE
20 41 (7.26%) OO
21 40 (7.08%) Analytics
22 39 (6.90%) Scrum
22 39 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing

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 16 (2.83%) Apache Spark
2 14 (2.48%) SharePoint
3 11 (1.95%) Confluence
4 8 (1.42%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.24%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (0.88%) K2 blackpearl
6 5 (0.88%) Oracle Coherence
6 5 (0.88%) SAS
7 3 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.53%) IIS
7 3 (0.53%) JBoss
7 3 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.35%) CICS
8 2 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.35%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.35%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.18%) Apache
9 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (3.01%) MS Visio
2 16 (2.83%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
4 10 (1.77%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (1.06%) OmniGraffle
6 4 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.71%) InVision
6 4 (0.71%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.35%) Mingle
8 1 (0.18%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 19 (3.36%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (1.24%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (1.24%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 4 (0.71%) Infor M3
6 2 (0.35%) Adaptiv
6 2 (0.35%) Dynamics SL
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.18%) FRx
7 1 (0.18%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.18%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.18%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.18%) SAP FI-AP
7 1 (0.18%) SAP FI-AR
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (2.30%) Dynamics 365
2 11 (1.95%) Office 365
3 8 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.53%) GitHub
5 3 (0.53%) PaaS
6 2 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (0.35%) IBM Blueworks
6 2 (0.35%) SaaS
7 1 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.59%) Internet
2 7 (1.24%) Firewall
3 6 (1.06%) SSL
4 5 (0.88%) DNS
5 4 (0.71%) HTTP
5 4 (0.71%) Network Security
6 3 (0.53%) DHCP
6 3 (0.53%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.53%) SAN
6 3 (0.53%) SSH
6 3 (0.53%) WAN
7 2 (0.35%) BIG-IP
7 2 (0.35%) FTP
7 2 (0.35%) LAN
7 2 (0.35%) SMTP
7 2 (0.35%) SNMP
7 2 (0.35%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.35%) Telnet
7 2 (0.35%) VoIP
7 2 (0.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (10.44%) Big Data
2 55 (9.73%) SQL Server
3 47 (8.32%) Relational Database
4 34 (6.02%) MongoDB
5 22 (3.89%) Hadoop
6 21 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (2.65%) NoSQL
9 13 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (1.95%) MySQL
10 11 (1.95%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.42%) Blockchain
11 8 (1.42%) DB2
11 8 (1.42%) HBase
11 8 (1.42%) Oracle Database
12 7 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (0.88%) Power BI
14 4 (0.71%) Qlik Sense
15 3 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
15 3 (0.53%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 27 (4.78%) Git (software)
2 22 (3.89%) JIRA
3 14 (2.48%) Subversion
4 12 (2.12%) Jenkins
5 11 (1.95%) JUnit
6 10 (1.77%) Maven
7 8 (1.42%) Axure RP
8 7 (1.24%) TeamCity
9 5 (0.88%) IntelliJ
9 5 (0.88%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 4 (0.71%) Selenium
11 3 (0.53%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.53%) GoCD
12 2 (0.35%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.35%) Hudson
12 2 (0.35%) Mockito
12 2 (0.35%) MorphX
12 2 (0.35%) Toad
12 2 (0.35%) Vagrant
General
1 68 (12.04%) Banking
2 17 (3.01%) Manufacturing
3 16 (2.83%) Legal
4 12 (2.12%) Retail
4 12 (2.12%) Retail Banking
5 11 (1.95%) Investment Banking
5 11 (1.95%) Law
5 11 (1.95%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.42%) Advertising
6 8 (1.42%) Automotive
6 8 (1.42%) Front Office
6 8 (1.42%) Marketing
7 6 (1.06%) Publishing
8 5 (0.88%) Electronics
9 4 (0.71%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.71%) Games
9 4 (0.71%) Prime Brokerage
10 3 (0.53%) Back Office
11 2 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 185 (32.74%) Developer
2 103 (18.23%) Analyst
3 73 (12.92%) Java Developer
4 58 (10.27%) Business Analyst
5 41 (7.26%) Senior Developer
6 30 (5.31%) JavaScript Developer
6 30 (5.31%) Project Manager
7 26 (4.60%) Applications Developer
7 26 (4.60%) Consultant
8 23 (4.07%) C# Developer
9 21 (3.72%) Architect
9 21 (3.72%) Designer
10 20 (3.54%) Senior Analyst
11 19 (3.36%) DevOps Engineer
11 19 (3.36%) Senior Java Developer
12 17 (3.01%) Lead DevOps
13 16 (2.83%) .NET Developer
13 16 (2.83%) Big Data Developer
13 16 (2.83%) Lead Developer
13 16 (2.83%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (12.04%) HTML
2 65 (11.50%) Spring
3 54 (9.56%) CSS
4 46 (8.14%) .NET
5 42 (7.43%) J2EE
6 36 (6.37%) HTML5
7 32 (5.66%) jQuery
7 32 (5.66%) JSON
8 30 (5.31%) Hibernate
9 29 (5.13%) REST
10 27 (4.78%) AngularJS
11 26 (4.60%) ASP.NET
11 26 (4.60%) Node.js
12 25 (4.42%) XML
13 23 (4.07%) Ember.js
14 20 (3.54%) CSS3
15 19 (3.36%) ASP.NET MVC
16 17 (3.01%) SOAP
17 14 (2.48%) Web Services
18 12 (2.12%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 60 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (7.79%) Greenfield Project
3 24 (4.25%) Client/Server
4 23 (4.07%) User Experience
5 20 (3.54%) Robotics
6 16 (2.83%) Computer Science
6 16 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (2.65%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.95%) Mainframe
8 11 (1.95%) Virtual Team
9 7 (1.24%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.06%) Graphic Design
10 6 (1.06%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.88%) Cloud Native
11 5 (0.88%) Equities
12 4 (0.71%) Cyberthreat
13 3 (0.53%) DataPower
13 3 (0.53%) Derivative
13 3 (0.53%) Social Media
14 2 (0.35%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 36 (6.37%) Unix
2 35 (6.19%) Linux
3 30 (5.31%) Windows
4 9 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (1.24%) AIX
5 7 (1.24%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.71%) Solaris
7 3 (0.53%) Tru64
8 2 (0.35%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (35.40%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (13.98%) Stakeholder Management
3 73 (12.92%) SDLC
4 55 (9.73%) Project Management
5 43 (7.61%) Business Analysis
5 43 (7.61%) DevOps
6 41 (7.26%) OO
7 40 (7.08%) Analytics
8 39 (6.90%) Scrum
8 39 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 37 (6.55%) Mentoring
10 36 (6.37%) Machine Learning
10 36 (6.37%) TDD
11 34 (6.02%) Risk Management
12 32 (5.66%) Software Engineering
13 31 (5.49%) MVC
13 31 (5.49%) Test Automation
14 30 (5.31%) Continuous Improvement
14 30 (5.31%) Migration
14 30 (5.31%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 168 (29.73%) Java
2 98 (17.35%) SQL
3 80 (14.16%) JavaScript
4 78 (13.81%) C#
5 64 (11.33%) Python
6 44 (7.79%) C++
7 15 (2.65%) PL/SQL
8 11 (1.95%) Perl
9 9 (1.59%) T-SQL
10 8 (1.42%) Bash Shell
11 7 (1.24%) PHP
11 7 (1.24%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.06%) COBOL
12 6 (1.06%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.06%) VB.NET
13 5 (0.88%) VB
13 5 (0.88%) X++
14 4 (0.71%) Korn
14 4 (0.71%) Ruby
15 3 (0.53%) R
Qualifications
1 59 (10.44%) Degree
2 13 (2.30%) ISEB
3 11 (1.95%) PMP
4 9 (1.59%) PMI Certification
5 8 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (1.42%) ISTQB
6 7 (1.24%) CISM
6 7 (1.24%) CISSP
6 7 (1.24%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.06%) CASP
7 6 (1.06%) CompTIA Security+
7 6 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (1.06%) Security+ Certification
8 3 (0.53%) ACCA
8 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.35%) CIMA
9 2 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.83%) QA
2 7 (1.24%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.06%) PMO
3 6 (1.06%) SLA
4 3 (0.53%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.53%) EMIR
4 3 (0.53%) MiFID
4 3 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.35%) GMP
6 1 (0.18%) Basel III
6 1 (0.18%) GAAP
6 1 (0.18%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (1.95%) Docker
2 8 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.24%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.88%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.53%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.35%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.35%) LXC
6 2 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.35%) OpenAM
6 2 (0.35%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.18%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.18%) HDFS
7 1 (0.18%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 1 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (2.12%) Ansible
2 5 (0.88%) Graphite
2 5 (0.88%) HAProxy
2 5 (0.88%) Icinga
2 5 (0.88%) Puppet
3 3 (0.53%) logstash
3 3 (0.53%) Nagios
3 3 (0.53%) SCCM
3 3 (0.53%) SCOM
4 2 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.35%) Kibana
4 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (0.35%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.18%) CSIRT
5 1 (0.18%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.18%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.18%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.18%) Oozie
5 1 (0.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 65 (11.50%) Oracle
2 60 (10.62%) Microsoft
3 15 (2.65%) IBM
4 12 (2.12%) SAP
5 11 (1.95%) VMware
6 9 (1.59%) JD Edwards
6 9 (1.59%) PeopleSoft
7 8 (1.42%) Adobe
8 7 (1.24%) Citrix
8 7 (1.24%) Sybase
9 6 (1.06%) Capita
9 6 (1.06%) HP
9 6 (1.06%) IFS
9 6 (1.06%) Reuters
10 5 (0.88%) Infor
10 5 (0.88%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.71%) BMC
11 4 (0.71%) EMC
11 4 (0.71%) Informatica
11 4 (0.71%) Remedy