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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Trading
Rank 108 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.076% 0.37% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.088% 0.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £82,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
1135 916 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 86.05% 84.04% 76.46%
Number of salaries quoted 660 594 445
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 £31,350 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 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 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) OOP
4 2 (33.33%) J2EE
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (33.33%) Derivative
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) WPF
5 1 (16.67%) LINQ
5 1 (16.67%) Statistical Arbitrage
5 1 (16.67%) KDB
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Equities

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) KDB
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) WPF Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Front Office Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ
3 1 (16.67%) CGI
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (33.33%) Derivative
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (16.67%) Statistical Arbitrage
3 1 (16.67%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA