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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Trading (eTrading)
Rank 98 90 97
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 13 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.96% 0.28% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.31% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 10
Average salary - £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £30,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -33.33%
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
1232 971 1022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 90.52% 89.41% 84.53%
Number of salaries quoted 755 632 644
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016, 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 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) OO
2 13 (86.67%) Middleware
2 13 (86.67%) Fixed Income
2 13 (86.67%) Python
2 13 (86.67%) C#
2 13 (86.67%) C++
2 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) Ruby
2 13 (86.67%) Derivative
2 13 (86.67%) Refactoring
2 13 (86.67%) FIX Protocol
2 13 (86.67%) Unit Testing
2 13 (86.67%) NoSQL
2 13 (86.67%) Risk Analytics
2 13 (86.67%) Analytics
3 11 (73.33%) BigTable
3 11 (73.33%) Complex Event Processing
3 11 (73.33%) BDD
3 11 (73.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (73.33%) Relational Database
3 11 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (73.33%) System Testing
3 11 (73.33%) Market Risk
3 11 (73.33%) XPath
3 11 (73.33%) TDD
3 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 11 (73.33%) XML
3 11 (73.33%) MQSeries
3 11 (73.33%) XML Schema

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (73.33%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) ION MarketView
1 2 (13.33%) RMDS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) NoSQL
2 11 (73.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (73.33%) BigTable
2 11 (73.33%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (73.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Maven
General
1 11 (73.33%) Back Office
2 7 (46.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Python Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Applications Developer
4 3 (20.00%) C++ Applications Developer
4 3 (20.00%) C++ Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) FIX Protocol
1 13 (86.67%) Middleware
2 11 (73.33%) XML
2 11 (73.33%) XML Schema
3 4 (26.67%) ZeroMQ
4 2 (13.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Derivative
1 13 (86.67%) Fixed Income
2 11 (73.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 11 (73.33%) Market Risk
3 7 (46.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) OO
2 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) Analytics
2 13 (86.67%) Refactoring
2 13 (86.67%) Risk Analytics
2 13 (86.67%) Unit Testing
3 11 (73.33%) BDD
3 11 (73.33%) Complex Event Processing
3 11 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (73.33%) Risk Management
3 11 (73.33%) System Testing
3 11 (73.33%) TDD
4 7 (46.67%) Market Making
5 6 (40.00%) Coaching
5 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (26.67%) Low Latency
6 4 (26.67%) Pair Programming
7 2 (13.33%) Multithreading
7 2 (13.33%) OOD
7 2 (13.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) C#
2 13 (86.67%) C++
2 13 (86.67%) Python
2 13 (86.67%) Ruby
3 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 11 (73.33%) XPath
4 7 (46.67%) Perl
5 6 (40.00%) Smalltalk
6 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Informatica
1 2 (13.33%) ION Trading
1 2 (13.33%) StreamBase