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 27 March 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 Reuters Group PLC.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reuters
Rank 100 103 90
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 3 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.47% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 1.23% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £33,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+34.32% +11.66%
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
494 571 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.59% 37.97% 45.79%
Number of salaries quoted 295 365 311
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 6 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 3 (75.00%) Investment Management
2 3 (75.00%) Tradeweb
2 3 (75.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Derivative
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Data Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Market Data Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Market Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Derivative
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Management
1 3 (75.00%) Investment Management
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 3 (75.00%) Tradeweb