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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 82 81 95
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 2 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.22% 1.38% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 3.56% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £51,250 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +61.53%

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
345 506 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.75% 38.66% 50.34%
Number of salaries quoted 198 293 361
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017, 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (75.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Swing
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (50.00%) Front Office
3 2 (50.00%) Equities
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Derivative
3 2 (50.00%) KDB
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Multicast
3 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Market Making
4 1 (25.00%) Systematic Trading
4 1 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Banking

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) KDB
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Front Office
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Electronic Trading Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Swing
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (50.00%) Derivative
1 2 (50.00%) Equities
1 2 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Algorithmic Trading
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (25.00%) Market Making
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Systematic Trading
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) C#