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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 93 90 83
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 7 12 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.61% 0.95% 2.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.47% 2.40% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Median salary - - £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+35.29% -3.40%
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
477 501 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.88% 39.67% 37.55%
Number of salaries quoted 192 316 344
Median salary £40,000 £43,625 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.30% +3.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,625 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £63,000
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 30 August 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 14 (93.33%) Java
2 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 12 (80.00%) Fixed Income
3 11 (73.33%) Equities
3 11 (73.33%) OO
4 10 (66.67%) Python
5 9 (60.00%) Risk Management
5 9 (60.00%) Market Risk
6 8 (53.33%) Derivative
6 8 (53.33%) Reference Data
6 8 (53.33%) OTC Derivatives
7 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (26.67%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (26.67%) Middleware
9 3 (20.00%) Unix
9 3 (20.00%) Linux
9 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (20.00%) CSS
9 3 (20.00%) Front Office
9 3 (20.00%) HTML
9 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (20.00%) Low Latency
9 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (20.00%) Spring
9 3 (20.00%) Market Making
10 2 (13.33%) Spring MVC
10 2 (13.33%) Algorithmic Trading
10 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (13.33%) Multithreading

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Front Office
3 1 (6.67%) Back Office
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Python Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Core Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Electronic Trading Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) FIX Protocol
1 4 (26.67%) Middleware
2 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) Spring
3 2 (13.33%) JMS
3 2 (13.33%) REST
3 2 (13.33%) Spring MVC
3 2 (13.33%) Swing
3 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.67%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) Fixed Income
2 11 (73.33%) Equities
3 9 (60.00%) Market Risk
4 8 (53.33%) Derivative
4 8 (53.33%) OTC Derivatives
4 8 (53.33%) Reference Data
5 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (6.67%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (6.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) OO
2 9 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) Low Latency
5 3 (20.00%) Market Making
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (13.33%) Algorithmic Trading
6 2 (13.33%) Multithreading
6 2 (13.33%) MVC
7 1 (6.67%) Analytics
7 1 (6.67%) BDD
7 1 (6.67%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Analytics
7 1 (6.67%) System Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Systematic Trading
7 1 (6.67%) Use Case
7 1 (6.67%) User Stories
7 1 (6.67%) Web Development
7 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) Python
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Sybase
Glasgow
Tectre Limited
Salary: £38,000 - £40,000 per year dependent on experience
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