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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 110 99 75
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -24
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 6 1 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.47% 0.083% 2.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.15% 0.22% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Median salary - £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -9.52%
UK excluding London median salary £46,125 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.31% -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
524 458 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.10% 37.95% 35.21%
Number of salaries quoted 227 299 297
Median salary £37,500 £43,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% -8.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 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 Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 26 (89.66%) Fixed Income
2 25 (86.21%) OO
3 23 (79.31%) Python
3 23 (79.31%) Java
3 23 (79.31%) Risk Management
3 23 (79.31%) Market Risk
4 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (75.86%) SQL
5 20 (68.97%) C++
6 18 (62.07%) C#
6 18 (62.07%) NoSQL
7 17 (58.62%) Derivative
8 16 (55.17%) Banking
9 14 (48.28%) Middleware
10 13 (44.83%) XML
10 13 (44.83%) FIX Protocol
10 13 (44.83%) Back Office
10 13 (44.83%) BDD
10 13 (44.83%) System Testing
10 13 (44.83%) Risk Analytics
10 13 (44.83%) Analytics
11 12 (41.38%) BigTable
11 12 (41.38%) Relational Database
11 12 (41.38%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (41.38%) Unit Testing
11 12 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (41.38%) Electronic Trading
11 12 (41.38%) Complex Event Processing
11 12 (41.38%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (41.38%) TDD

Foreign Exchange (FX)
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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (41.38%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (62.07%) NoSQL
2 12 (41.38%) Apache Cassandra
2 12 (41.38%) BigTable
2 12 (41.38%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (41.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 16 (55.17%) Banking
2 13 (44.83%) Back Office
3 8 (27.59%) Investment Banking
4 7 (24.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (86.21%) Developer
2 15 (51.72%) Python Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Analyst
4 7 (24.14%) C++ Developer
5 6 (20.69%) Senior Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Applications Developer
6 4 (13.79%) C++ Applications Developer
7 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
7 3 (10.34%) C++/C# Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Senior C++ Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Python Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Core Java Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Business Project Manager
9 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
9 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) Middleware
2 13 (44.83%) FIX Protocol
2 13 (44.83%) XML
3 12 (41.38%) XML Schema
4 4 (13.79%) ZeroMQ
5 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
5 3 (10.34%) CSS
5 3 (10.34%) HTML
6 2 (6.90%) JMS
6 2 (6.90%) REST
6 2 (6.90%) Spring
6 2 (6.90%) Spring MVC
6 2 (6.90%) Web Services
7 1 (3.45%) HTML5
7 1 (3.45%) jQuery
7 1 (3.45%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 26 (89.66%) Fixed Income
2 23 (79.31%) Market Risk
3 17 (58.62%) Derivative
4 9 (31.03%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 9 (31.03%) Management Information System
5 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (10.34%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (6.90%) Equities
7 2 (6.90%) OTC Derivatives
7 2 (6.90%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
1 3 (10.34%) Unix
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
1 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) OO
2 23 (79.31%) Risk Management
3 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (44.83%) Analytics
4 13 (44.83%) BDD
4 13 (44.83%) Risk Analytics
4 13 (44.83%) System Testing
5 12 (41.38%) Complex Event Processing
5 12 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (41.38%) Electronic Trading
5 12 (41.38%) Refactoring
5 12 (41.38%) TDD
5 12 (41.38%) Unit Testing
6 10 (34.48%) Low Latency
7 9 (31.03%) Market Making
8 4 (13.79%) Coaching
8 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
8 4 (13.79%) Pair Programming
9 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
9 3 (10.34%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) Java
1 23 (79.31%) Python
2 22 (75.86%) SQL
3 20 (68.97%) C++
4 18 (62.07%) C#
5 12 (41.38%) Ruby
5 12 (41.38%) XPath
6 8 (27.59%) Perl
7 4 (13.79%) Smalltalk
8 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Control-M
1 3 (10.34%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Informatica
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle
1 3 (10.34%) Sun
1 3 (10.34%) Sybase
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