The table below looks at the statistics for Electronic Trading skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronic Trading over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Trading
Rank 105 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 2 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.14% 0.89% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 1.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 0
Average salary £82,500 £43,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Electronic Trading
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1177 916 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 84.07% 81.64% 75.27%
Number of salaries quoted 699 610 434
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Electronic Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Electronic Trading across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Electronic Trading Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Electronic Trading
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Electronic Trading Salary Trend in Glasgow

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Electronic Trading 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 Electronic Trading.

1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 5 (71.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (57.14%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Derivative
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (28.57%) Front Office
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) OOP
5 2 (28.57%) SOA
5 2 (28.57%) J2EE
5 2 (28.57%) WCF
5 2 (28.57%) WPF
5 2 (28.57%) LINQ
5 2 (28.57%) Low Latency
5 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 1 (14.29%) Analytics
6 1 (14.29%) Statistical Arbitrage
6 1 (14.29%) KDB
6 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (14.29%) HTML
6 1 (14.29%) CGI

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Electronic Trading 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 Electronic Trading. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) KDB
General
1 2 (28.57%) Front Office
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Front Office Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C++ Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) J2EE Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 2 (28.57%) WPF Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) J2EE
2 2 (28.57%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (28.57%) WCF
2 2 (28.57%) WPF
2 2 (28.57%) LINQ
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (42.86%) Derivative
3 1 (14.29%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (14.29%) Statistical Arbitrage
3 1 (14.29%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) Low Latency
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA