The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fixed Income in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fixed Income over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fixed Income
Rank 92 104 83
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 5 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.37% 0.25% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.11% 0.75% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £53,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £45,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -11.90%
Fixed Income
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
451 533 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.38% 33.73% 35.39%
Number of salaries quoted 276 321 223
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £27,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Fixed Income
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Fixed Income Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Fixed Income
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Fixed Income Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income.

1 5 (83.33%) Front Office
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Equities
2 4 (66.67%) Charles River
2 4 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Investment Management
2 4 (66.67%) Fund Management
3 3 (50.00%) Markit EDM
3 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (33.33%) HiPortfolio
5 1 (16.67%) WPF
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
5 1 (16.67%) Fidessa
5 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Derivative
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Java EE
5 1 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (16.67%) Line Management
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Markit EDM
2 2 (33.33%) HiPortfolio
General
1 5 (83.33%) Front Office
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) Java EE
1 1 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Equities
2 1 (16.67%) Derivative
2 1 (16.67%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) Hedge funds
2 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Fund Management
1 4 (66.67%) Investment Management
2 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Charles River
2 1 (16.67%) Fidessa