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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FIX Protocol over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 94 90 81
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 2 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.19% 0.79% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 1.55% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +5.26%
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
549 582 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 52.74% 51.37% 44.54%
Number of salaries quoted 378 329 296
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

FIX Protocol
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FIX Protocol across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing FIX Protocol 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 FIX Protocol.

1 25 (100.00%) SQL
2 24 (96.00%) Finance
3 16 (64.00%) XML
4 15 (60.00%) Linux
5 14 (56.00%) Java
5 14 (56.00%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (52.00%) UNIX
7 10 (40.00%) Equities
8 9 (36.00%) JUnit
8 9 (36.00%) SWIFT
8 9 (36.00%) Maven
8 9 (36.00%) Banking
9 8 (32.00%) Web Development
9 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
9 8 (32.00%) SOA
9 8 (32.00%) Perl
9 8 (32.00%) HTML
9 8 (32.00%) Spring
9 8 (32.00%) jQuery
10 7 (28.00%) HTML5
10 7 (28.00%) CSS3
10 7 (28.00%) Tomcat
10 7 (28.00%) Mule
10 7 (28.00%) Spring MVC
10 7 (28.00%) GWT
10 7 (28.00%) FpML
10 7 (28.00%) XML Schema
10 7 (28.00%) CSS
10 7 (28.00%) JDBC
10 7 (28.00%) Oracle

FIX Protocol
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing FIX Protocol 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 FIX Protocol. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (28.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (28.00%) Mule
2 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.00%) GemFire
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Coherence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (24.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) KDB
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Maven
1 9 (36.00%) JUnit
2 7 (28.00%) Ant
3 2 (8.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (8.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) JIRA
3 2 (8.00%) Selenium
3 2 (8.00%) TestNG
3 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.00%) JBehave
3 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (96.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Banking
3 5 (20.00%) Front Office
3 5 (20.00%) Back Office
4 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Analyst
2 10 (40.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (36.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 9 (36.00%) Senior Developer
4 7 (28.00%) Web Developer
4 7 (28.00%) Business Analyst
4 7 (28.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Test Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Quality Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) QA Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) XML
2 8 (32.00%) HTML
2 8 (32.00%) Spring
2 8 (32.00%) jQuery
3 7 (28.00%) HTML5
3 7 (28.00%) CSS3
3 7 (28.00%) Spring MVC
3 7 (28.00%) GWT
3 7 (28.00%) FpML
3 7 (28.00%) CSS
3 7 (28.00%) JDBC
3 7 (28.00%) XML Schema
4 4 (16.00%) FIXML
5 2 (8.00%) JMS
6 1 (4.00%) J2EE
6 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (40.00%) Equities
3 9 (36.00%) SWIFT
4 2 (8.00%) Derivative
5 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Linux
2 13 (52.00%) UNIX
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) SOA
1 8 (32.00%) Web Development
2 7 (28.00%) MVC
2 7 (28.00%) Dependency Injection
2 7 (28.00%) EAI
3 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (24.00%) Investment Management
3 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Use Case
5 3 (12.00%) Scrum
6 2 (8.00%) ETL
6 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (8.00%) BDD
6 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (56.00%) Java
3 8 (32.00%) Perl
4 6 (24.00%) Python
5 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (12.00%) C#
6 3 (12.00%) C++
7 2 (8.00%) Ruby
7 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) StreamBase