The table below looks at the statistics for FIX Protocol skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FIX Protocol over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 111 99 92
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 3 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.23% 0.63% 1.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 1.67% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 10
Median salary - £65,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.55%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+69.23% -23.52%
FIX Protocol
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
609 478 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 47.03% 37.73% 49.70%
Number of salaries quoted 259 280 431
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FIX Protocol
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing FIX Protocol as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

FIX Protocol Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

FIX Protocol
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

FIX Protocol Salary Trend in Glasgow

FIX Protocol
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing FIX Protocol also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for FIX Protocol.

1 12 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Derivative
2 11 (91.67%) Middleware
2 11 (91.67%) Python
2 11 (91.67%) Java
3 10 (83.33%) Back Office
3 10 (83.33%) Risk Management
3 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 10 (83.33%) XML
3 10 (83.33%) OO
3 10 (83.33%) Fixed Income
3 10 (83.33%) Market Risk
3 10 (83.33%) System Testing
3 10 (83.33%) Risk Analytics
3 10 (83.33%) Analytics
3 10 (83.33%) BDD
3 10 (83.33%) Virtual Team
4 9 (75.00%) Relational Database
4 9 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (75.00%) NoSQL
4 9 (75.00%) BigTable
4 9 (75.00%) Complex Event Processing
4 9 (75.00%) Unit Testing
4 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (75.00%) Electronic Trading
4 9 (75.00%) TDD
4 9 (75.00%) Ruby
4 9 (75.00%) XPath
4 9 (75.00%) Refactoring

FIX Protocol
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (75.00%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (75.00%) BigTable
1 9 (75.00%) NoSQL
1 9 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (75.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 10 (83.33%) Back Office
2 6 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Front Office
4 1 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Python Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C++ Applications Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C++ Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Project Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) Middleware
2 10 (83.33%) XML
3 9 (75.00%) XML Schema
4 4 (33.33%) ZeroMQ
5 1 (8.33%) Spring
5 1 (8.33%) Swing
5 1 (8.33%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Derivative
1 12 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (83.33%) Fixed Income
2 10 (83.33%) Market Risk
2 10 (83.33%) Virtual Team
3 6 (50.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (16.67%) Equities
5 1 (8.33%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Analytics
2 10 (83.33%) BDD
2 10 (83.33%) OO
2 10 (83.33%) Risk Analytics
2 10 (83.33%) Risk Management
2 10 (83.33%) System Testing
3 9 (75.00%) Complex Event Processing
3 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (75.00%) Electronic Trading
3 9 (75.00%) Refactoring
3 9 (75.00%) TDD
3 9 (75.00%) Unit Testing
4 8 (66.67%) Market Making
5 6 (50.00%) Low Latency
6 4 (33.33%) Coaching
6 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (33.33%) Pair Programming
7 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
1 11 (91.67%) Python
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 9 (75.00%) C#
3 9 (75.00%) C++
3 9 (75.00%) Ruby
3 9 (75.00%) XPath
4 6 (50.00%) Perl
5 4 (33.33%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Sybase