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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 80 67 79
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 29 27 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.01% 2.52% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.52% 8.23% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 1
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
445 328 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 30.80% 30.57% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 280 147 121
Average salary £45,000 £42,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.50% +20.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 36 (85.71%) Java
2 22 (52.38%) Derivative
3 17 (40.48%) Finance
3 17 (40.48%) C#
4 16 (38.10%) C++
5 15 (35.71%) Scrum
6 13 (30.95%) WPF
7 12 (28.57%) Front Office
8 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (26.19%) OO
9 10 (23.81%) Python
9 10 (23.81%) Data Modelling
9 10 (23.81%) RDBMS
9 10 (23.81%) XML
9 10 (23.81%) OOP
9 10 (23.81%) TDD
9 10 (23.81%) Back Office
9 10 (23.81%) Equities
9 10 (23.81%) XML Messaging
9 10 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (23.81%) Multithreading
9 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
10 9 (21.43%) Low Latency
10 9 (21.43%) Electronic Trading
10 9 (21.43%) LINQ
10 9 (21.43%) WCF
10 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
11 6 (14.29%) Perl
12 5 (11.90%) HTML
12 5 (11.90%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (11.90%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) RDBMS
1 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.52%) KDB
3 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Maven
1 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.52%) Mocha
1 4 (9.52%) Jasmine
1 4 (9.52%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 17 (40.48%) Finance
2 12 (28.57%) Front Office
3 10 (23.81%) Back Office
4 4 (9.52%) Advertising
5 2 (4.76%) Banking
6 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (78.57%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) C# Developer
2 13 (30.95%) WPF Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Front Office Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Project Manager
5 5 (11.90%) Lead Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Technical Project Manager
5 5 (11.90%) Technical Manager
5 5 (11.90%) Python Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Platform Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Deployment Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) FX Project Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Development Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Programmer
7 1 (2.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Development Project Manager
7 1 (2.38%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) WPF
2 10 (23.81%) XML
2 10 (23.81%) XML Messaging
3 9 (21.43%) WCF
3 9 (21.43%) LINQ
4 5 (11.90%) JMS
4 5 (11.90%) Spring
4 5 (11.90%) HTML
4 5 (11.90%) CSS
4 5 (11.90%) HTML5
4 5 (11.90%) CSS3
5 4 (9.52%) WebSockets
5 4 (9.52%) Backbone.js
5 4 (9.52%) Task Parallel Library
5 4 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (9.52%) Sass
5 4 (9.52%) LESS
5 4 (9.52%) Ember.js
5 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
5 4 (9.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (52.38%) Derivative
2 10 (23.81%) Equities
3 3 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.38%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.38%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Scrum
2 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) OO
3 10 (23.81%) Data Modelling
3 10 (23.81%) OOP
3 10 (23.81%) Multithreading
3 10 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (23.81%) TDD
4 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 9 (21.43%) Electronic Trading
4 9 (21.43%) Low Latency
5 5 (11.90%) Change Management
5 5 (11.90%) Wealth Management
6 4 (9.52%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.38%) Use Case
7 1 (2.38%) Stress Testing
7 1 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.38%) System Testing
7 1 (2.38%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 36 (85.71%) Java
2 17 (40.48%) C#
3 16 (38.10%) C++
4 10 (23.81%) Python
5 6 (14.29%) Perl
6 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
7 4 (9.52%) ECMAScript
8 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.38%) Scala
8 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle
1 1 (2.38%) Google
1 1 (2.38%) Wall Street Systems
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