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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 84 88 89
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 1 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.11% 1.31% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 3.33% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £52,500 - £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £65,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-19.23% +44.44%

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
337 541 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.53% 39.46% 46.40%
Number of salaries quoted 193 302 355
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 19 February 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Algorithmic Trading
1 3 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Multicast
2 2 (66.67%) Data Structures
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Swing
3 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Equities
3 1 (33.33%) Market Making
3 1 (33.33%) Systematic Trading
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Derivative
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) KDB
3 1 (33.33%) BDD

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 (66.67%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) KDB
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C++ Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C++ Software Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
1 2 (66.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Derivative
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) Equities
2 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Algorithmic Trading
1 3 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Market Making
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Systematic Trading
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Java