The 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 102 99 82
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 9 3 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.71% 0.24% 2.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.89% 0.61% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 8
Average salary - £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +11.11%
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
476 489 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.69% 39.09% 36.42%
Number of salaries quoted 237 315 319
Average salary £38,875 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 27 (90.00%) Fixed Income
2 26 (86.67%) OO
3 25 (83.33%) Java
3 25 (83.33%) SQL
3 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (80.00%) Risk Management
4 24 (80.00%) Market Risk
4 24 (80.00%) C++
4 24 (80.00%) Python
5 22 (73.33%) C#
5 22 (73.33%) NoSQL
6 20 (66.67%) Banking
7 15 (50.00%) Derivative
8 14 (46.67%) Middleware
8 14 (46.67%) Low Latency
9 12 (40.00%) Relational Database
9 12 (40.00%) Risk Analytics
9 12 (40.00%) Analytics
9 12 (40.00%) BigTable
9 12 (40.00%) Electronic Trading
9 12 (40.00%) System Testing
9 12 (40.00%) Complex Event Processing
9 12 (40.00%) BDD
9 12 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
9 12 (40.00%) Investment Banking
9 12 (40.00%) XML Schema
9 12 (40.00%) Back Office
9 12 (40.00%) MQSeries
9 12 (40.00%) XML
9 12 (40.00%) Ruby

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 12 (40.00%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (73.33%) NoSQL
2 12 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 12 (40.00%) BigTable
2 12 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (40.00%) Relational Database
General
1 20 (66.67%) Banking
2 12 (40.00%) Back Office
2 12 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 5 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
2 16 (53.33%) Python Developer
3 10 (33.33%) C++ Developer
4 8 (26.67%) Senior Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Analyst
6 6 (20.00%) Applications Developer
6 6 (20.00%) C++ Applications Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (13.33%) C# Developer
7 4 (13.33%) C++/C# Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Senior C++ Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Senior Python Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
9 2 (6.67%) Core Java Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Java Web Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) Middleware
2 12 (40.00%) FIX Protocol
2 12 (40.00%) XML
2 12 (40.00%) XML Schema
3 4 (13.33%) ZeroMQ
4 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (10.00%) CSS
4 3 (10.00%) HTML
5 2 (6.67%) JMS
5 2 (6.67%) REST
5 2 (6.67%) Spring
5 2 (6.67%) Spring MVC
5 2 (6.67%) Web Services
6 1 (3.33%) HTML5
6 1 (3.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 27 (90.00%) Fixed Income
2 24 (80.00%) Market Risk
3 15 (50.00%) Derivative
4 8 (26.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
5 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (10.00%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
1 3 (10.00%) Unix
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
1 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) OO
2 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (80.00%) Risk Management
4 14 (46.67%) Low Latency
5 12 (40.00%) Analytics
5 12 (40.00%) BDD
5 12 (40.00%) Complex Event Processing
5 12 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (40.00%) Electronic Trading
5 12 (40.00%) Refactoring
5 12 (40.00%) Risk Analytics
5 12 (40.00%) System Testing
5 12 (40.00%) TDD
5 12 (40.00%) Unit Testing
6 8 (26.67%) Market Making
7 4 (13.33%) Coaching
7 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 4 (13.33%) Pair Programming
8 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) Java
1 25 (83.33%) SQL
2 24 (80.00%) C++
2 24 (80.00%) Python
3 22 (73.33%) C#
4 12 (40.00%) Ruby
4 12 (40.00%) XPath
5 8 (26.67%) Perl
6 4 (13.33%) Smalltalk
7 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Control-M
1 3 (10.00%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Informatica
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle
1 3 (10.00%) Sun
1 3 (10.00%) Sybase
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