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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bloomberg
Rank 101 110 94
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.21% 0.064% 0.086%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £29,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £50,000 £18,000
% change year-on-year
-38.00% +177.77%
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
555 537 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.38% 34.56% 39.45%
Number of salaries quoted 375 375 311
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) Reuters
1 4 (66.67%) Investment Management
2 3 (50.00%) Tradeweb
2 3 (50.00%) Data Management
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Fidessa
3 2 (33.33%) Markit EDM
3 2 (33.33%) thinkFolio
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Release Management
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) iPhone
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) DNA
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) thinkFolio
1 2 (33.33%) Markit EDM
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Market Data Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Market Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Investment Management
2 3 (50.00%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) DNA
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Reuters
2 3 (50.00%) Tradeweb
3 2 (33.33%) Fidessa
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix