The median annual salary for a Financial Analyst was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Finance Analyst
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 100 102
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 1 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.085% 0.78% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.79% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 2
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% +90.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1096 1259 1203
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 92.96% 97.60% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 698 668 770
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,822 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Financial Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow that featured Financial Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Analyst in Glasgow

Financial Analyst
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Financial Analyst in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Financial Analyst in Glasgow

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Financial Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (100.00%) SWIFT
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures

Financial Analyst Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (100.00%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB