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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 73 87 71
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 27 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.04% 1.09% 1.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.34% 3.02% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 3
Average salary £70,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -4.76%
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
506 398 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.22% 36.02% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 326 233 211
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 September 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 53 (82.81%) Java
2 48 (75.00%) XML
2 48 (75.00%) OO
2 48 (75.00%) Derivative
2 48 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 45 (70.31%) Continuous Improvement
3 45 (70.31%) Multithreading
3 45 (70.31%) Data Modelling
3 45 (70.31%) OOP
3 45 (70.31%) Back Office
3 45 (70.31%) XML Messaging
3 45 (70.31%) Scrum
3 45 (70.31%) RDBMS
3 45 (70.31%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (39.06%) Mentoring
5 24 (37.50%) Coaching
5 24 (37.50%) Change Management
6 14 (21.88%) Equities
7 10 (15.63%) C++
8 8 (12.50%) HTML
8 8 (12.50%) Perl
8 8 (12.50%) Python
9 7 (10.94%) HTML5
9 7 (10.94%) Banking
9 7 (10.94%) Investment Banking
10 6 (9.38%) KDB
10 6 (9.38%) WPF
10 6 (9.38%) Linux
10 6 (9.38%) C#
10 6 (9.38%) Front Office

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 45 (70.31%) RDBMS
3 6 (9.38%) KDB
General
1 45 (70.31%) Back Office
2 7 (10.94%) Banking
2 7 (10.94%) Investment Banking
3 6 (9.38%) Front Office
4 2 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 63 (98.44%) Developer
2 24 (37.50%) Lead Developer
3 7 (10.94%) UI Developer
3 7 (10.94%) UI Programmer
4 6 (9.38%) WPF Developer
4 6 (9.38%) C# Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (3.13%) C++ Developer
8 1 (1.56%) Software Support Analyst
8 1 (1.56%) Python Developer
8 1 (1.56%) Integration Analyst
8 1 (1.56%) Analyst
8 1 (1.56%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (1.56%) Front Office Developer
8 1 (1.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (75.00%) XML
2 45 (70.31%) XML Messaging
3 8 (12.50%) HTML
4 7 (10.94%) HTML5
5 6 (9.38%) WPF
6 5 (7.81%) Task Parallel Library
6 5 (7.81%) .NET
7 3 (4.69%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (3.13%) Apache Flex
9 1 (1.56%) WCF
9 1 (1.56%) CGI
9 1 (1.56%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 48 (75.00%) Derivative
2 14 (21.88%) Equities
3 1 (1.56%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (1.56%) Statistical Arbitrage
3 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Linux
2 4 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (75.00%) OO
2 45 (70.31%) Data Modelling
2 45 (70.31%) Scrum
2 45 (70.31%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (70.31%) Multithreading
2 45 (70.31%) Continuous Improvement
2 45 (70.31%) OOP
3 25 (39.06%) Mentoring
4 24 (37.50%) Coaching
4 24 (37.50%) Change Management
5 5 (7.81%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (6.25%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (4.69%) SOA
8 1 (1.56%) Risk Management
8 1 (1.56%) TDD
8 1 (1.56%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.56%) Analytics
8 1 (1.56%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 53 (82.81%) Java
2 10 (15.63%) C++
3 8 (12.50%) Perl
3 8 (12.50%) Python
4 6 (9.38%) C#
5 4 (6.25%) SQL
6 1 (1.56%) Scala
6 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
J.P. Morgan TS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
J.P. Morgan TS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago