The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Bloomberg products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bloomberg over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Bloomberg.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bloomberg
Rank 107 - 89
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.14% - 0.084%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% - 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £51,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-33.65% +23.49%
Bloomberg
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
505 640 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.12% 42.61% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 337 419 287
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Bloomberg
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Bloomberg across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Bloomberg Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Bloomberg
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Bloomberg across the Edinburgh region.

Bloomberg Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Bloomberg also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Bloomberg.

1 10 (83.33%) thinkFolio
2 9 (75.00%) Markit EDM
2 9 (75.00%) Fidessa
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 8 (66.67%) ITIL
4 7 (58.33%) Data Modelling
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 5 (41.67%) XML
6 5 (41.67%) XSLT
6 5 (41.67%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
8 3 (25.00%) Release Management
8 3 (25.00%) Finance
9 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
9 2 (16.67%) Reuters
9 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
9 2 (16.67%) Front Office
9 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
9 2 (16.67%) QA
9 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
10 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
10 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Bloomberg also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Bloomberg. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (41.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Analyst
2 10 (83.33%) Applications Support
3 9 (75.00%) Support Analyst
3 9 (75.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Market Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Market Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) XML
1 5 (41.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (8.33%) Derivative
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Data Modelling
3 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 3 (25.00%) Release Management
5 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
6 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
1 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) thinkFolio
2 9 (75.00%) Fidessa
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Reuters
5 1 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco