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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 84 95 92
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 3 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.31% 0.92% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% 2.28% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Median salary £50,000 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 - £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 - £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +61.53%
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
386 526 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.43% 40.40% 54.49%
Number of salaries quoted 241 315 366
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £66,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 7 December 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Algorithmic Trading
3 4 (66.67%) Derivative
3 4 (66.67%) Equities
3 4 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (66.67%) Front Office
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (66.67%) Unix
4 3 (50.00%) Market Making
4 3 (50.00%) Swing
4 3 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (50.00%) C++
4 3 (50.00%) Middleware
5 2 (33.33%) Workflow
5 2 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) KDB
5 2 (33.33%) Systematic Trading
5 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) Multicast
5 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
5 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
6 1 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (16.67%) BDD
6 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software

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 (33.33%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) KDB
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Front Office
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Middleware
1 3 (50.00%) Swing
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Derivative
1 4 (66.67%) Equities
1 4 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Algorithmic Trading
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (50.00%) Market Making
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) Systematic Trading
5 2 (33.33%) Workflow
6 1 (16.67%) BDD
6 1 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (16.67%) Scrum
6 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Sybase