The table below looks at the statistics for FATCA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FATCA over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
Rank 84 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing FATCA 18 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.31% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £49,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +22.50%
FATCA
Scotland

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
217 124 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.76% 7.47% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 129 82 61
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £27,300 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

FATCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FATCA across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

FATCA Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

FATCA
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

FATCA Salary Trend in Edinburgh

FATCA
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing FATCA 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 FATCA.

1 19 (95.00%) Banking
2 12 (60.00%) Security Testing
2 12 (60.00%) Information Assurance
2 12 (60.00%) ISEB
2 12 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 12 (60.00%) ISTQB
3 10 (50.00%) Finance
4 8 (40.00%) MiFID
5 5 (25.00%) Investment Banking
6 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (20.00%) Coaching
7 3 (15.00%) Change Management
7 3 (15.00%) Wealth Management
8 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (10.00%) Investment Management
8 2 (10.00%) Back Office
8 2 (10.00%) Project Management
8 2 (10.00%) ITIL
8 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (10.00%) Private Banking
8 2 (10.00%) Legal
8 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management

FATCA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing FATCA 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 FATCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 19 (95.00%) Banking
2 10 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (10.00%) Private Banking
4 2 (10.00%) Legal
4 2 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Banking Business Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 12 (60.00%) Security Testing
1 12 (60.00%) Information Assurance
2 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (20.00%) Coaching
3 3 (15.00%) Wealth Management
3 3 (15.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Investment Management
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) ISEB
1 12 (60.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) MiFID