The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 72 67 79
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 36 26 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.60% 2.16% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.80% 6.40% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 3
Average salary £70,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -15.00%
Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
409 406 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.53% 33.67% 29.29%
Number of salaries quoted 235 266 149
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Scotland

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Glasgow region.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Trend in Glasgow

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 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 Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 56 (84.85%) Java
2 48 (72.73%) Derivative
3 45 (68.18%) Scrum
4 43 (65.15%) XML
4 43 (65.15%) OO
4 43 (65.15%) Relational Database
5 41 (62.12%) Multithreading
5 41 (62.12%) Continuous Improvement
5 41 (62.12%) OOP
5 41 (62.12%) RDBMS
5 41 (62.12%) Data Modelling
5 41 (62.12%) Back Office
5 41 (62.12%) XML Messaging
5 41 (62.12%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (34.85%) Change Management
7 16 (24.24%) Equities
8 14 (21.21%) C++
9 10 (15.15%) Python
9 10 (15.15%) C#
9 10 (15.15%) WPF
10 9 (13.64%) Perl
10 9 (13.64%) Front Office
10 9 (13.64%) Finance
11 8 (12.12%) HTML
12 7 (10.61%) KDB
12 7 (10.61%) Electronic Trading
12 7 (10.61%) HTML5
13 6 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
13 6 (9.09%) Task Parallel Library
13 6 (9.09%) .NET

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 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 Foreign Exchange (FX). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.06%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (65.15%) Relational Database
2 41 (62.12%) RDBMS
3 7 (10.61%) KDB
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Maven
1 4 (6.06%) Jasmine
1 4 (6.06%) Karma Test Runner
1 4 (6.06%) Mocha
1 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
General
1 41 (62.12%) Back Office
2 9 (13.64%) Front Office
2 9 (13.64%) Finance
3 5 (7.58%) Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 64 (96.97%) Developer
2 23 (34.85%) Lead Developer
3 10 (15.15%) C# Developer
3 10 (15.15%) WPF Developer
4 4 (6.06%) Front Office Developer
5 3 (4.55%) UI Programmer
5 3 (4.55%) UI Developer
5 3 (4.55%) Java Developer
5 3 (4.55%) Python Developer
6 2 (3.03%) C++ Developer
6 2 (3.03%) Analyst
6 2 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.03%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (1.52%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (1.52%) Support Analyst
7 1 (1.52%) Integration Analyst
7 1 (1.52%) Software Support Analyst
7 1 (1.52%) .NET Developer
7 1 (1.52%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (65.15%) XML
2 41 (62.12%) XML Messaging
3 10 (15.15%) WPF
4 8 (12.12%) HTML
5 7 (10.61%) HTML5
6 6 (9.09%) Task Parallel Library
6 6 (9.09%) .NET
7 4 (6.06%) Ajax
7 4 (6.06%) Spring
7 4 (6.06%) Apache Flex
7 4 (6.06%) WCF
7 4 (6.06%) jQuery
7 4 (6.06%) LINQ
7 4 (6.06%) JSON
7 4 (6.06%) CSS
7 4 (6.06%) DOM
7 4 (6.06%) JMS
7 4 (6.06%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (6.06%) Sass
7 4 (6.06%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 48 (72.73%) Derivative
2 16 (24.24%) Equities
3 3 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.52%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.52%) Statistical Arbitrage
4 1 (1.52%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.09%) Linux
2 3 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (68.18%) Scrum
2 43 (65.15%) OO
3 41 (62.12%) Multithreading
3 41 (62.12%) Continuous Improvement
3 41 (62.12%) OOP
3 41 (62.12%) Data Modelling
3 41 (62.12%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (34.85%) Change Management
5 7 (10.61%) Electronic Trading
6 6 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (6.06%) Software Engineering
7 4 (6.06%) TDD
7 4 (6.06%) Low Latency
8 2 (3.03%) SOA
8 2 (3.03%) Analytics
9 1 (1.52%) Project Management
9 1 (1.52%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 56 (84.85%) Java
2 14 (21.21%) C++
3 10 (15.15%) Python
3 10 (15.15%) C#
4 9 (13.64%) Perl
5 5 (7.58%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.06%) SQL
6 4 (6.06%) ECMAScript
7 1 (1.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (1.52%) Wall Street Systems
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