The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Reuters 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 Reuters over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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 Reuters Group PLC.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reuters
Rank 91 101 104
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.30% 0.072%
As % of the Vendors category 1.16% 0.81% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £38,750 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +34.32%
Reuters
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
517 496 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.64% 36.82% 38.48%
Number of salaries quoted 336 315 338
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £26,575 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,400 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Reuters
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Reuters Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Reuters
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Reuters Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Reuters 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 Reuters.

1 13 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Fidessa
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (76.92%) Grid Computing
2 10 (76.92%) HP
2 10 (76.92%) SAN
2 10 (76.92%) Banking
2 10 (76.92%) MultiFonds
2 10 (76.92%) Investment Banking
2 10 (76.92%) Private Banking
2 10 (76.92%) Degree
2 10 (76.92%) thinkFolio
2 10 (76.92%) Calypso
2 10 (76.92%) Financial Institution
2 10 (76.92%) Electronic Trading
2 10 (76.92%) Investment Management
2 10 (76.92%) Linedata
2 10 (76.92%) Charles River
2 10 (76.92%) MySQL
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 10 (76.92%) Sybase
2 10 (76.92%) LAN
2 10 (76.92%) WAN
2 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
2 10 (76.92%) RDBMS
2 10 (76.92%) IBM
2 10 (76.92%) High Availability
2 10 (76.92%) Markit EDM
2 10 (76.92%) Multicast

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Reuters 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 Reuters. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Markit EDM
1 10 (76.92%) MultiFonds
1 10 (76.92%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) LAN
1 10 (76.92%) Multicast
1 10 (76.92%) SAN
1 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
1 10 (76.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) MySQL
1 10 (76.92%) RDBMS
1 10 (76.92%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (76.92%) Banking
2 10 (76.92%) Financial Institution
2 10 (76.92%) Investment Banking
2 10 (76.92%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
2 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Data Centre
1 10 (76.92%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Electronic Trading
1 10 (76.92%) High Availability
1 10 (76.92%) Investment Management
1 10 (76.92%) People Management
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 13 (100.00%) Fidessa
2 10 (76.92%) Calypso
2 10 (76.92%) Charles River
2 10 (76.92%) HP
2 10 (76.92%) IBM
2 10 (76.92%) Linedata
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 10 (76.92%) Sybase
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
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