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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 98 97 82
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 11 7 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.86% 0.57% 2.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.91% 1.53% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -9.52%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
576 457 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 45.21% 37.15% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 218 295 354
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 25 July 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 18 (85.71%) Java
2 17 (80.95%) Fixed Income
3 16 (76.19%) OO
4 15 (71.43%) Python
5 14 (66.67%) Risk Management
5 14 (66.67%) Derivative
5 14 (66.67%) Market Risk
6 12 (57.14%) Finance
7 10 (47.62%) Equities
8 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (42.86%) Middleware
9 8 (38.10%) SQL
9 8 (38.10%) FIX Protocol
9 8 (38.10%) Reference Data
9 8 (38.10%) OTC Derivatives
10 6 (28.57%) Virtual Team
10 6 (28.57%) Market Making
10 6 (28.57%) Analytics
10 6 (28.57%) Risk Analytics
10 6 (28.57%) BDD
10 6 (28.57%) System Testing
10 6 (28.57%) Back Office
10 6 (28.57%) XML
11 5 (23.81%) MQSeries
11 5 (23.81%) C#
11 5 (23.81%) C++
11 5 (23.81%) XML Schema
11 5 (23.81%) TDD
11 5 (23.81%) Ruby
11 5 (23.81%) XPath

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 5 (23.81%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (23.81%) BigTable
1 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
1 5 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Back Office
3 4 (19.05%) Banking
4 2 (9.52%) Front Office
5 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) Python Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Java Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C++ Applications Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C++ Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Core Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Project Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) Middleware
2 8 (38.10%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (28.57%) XML
4 5 (23.81%) XML Schema
5 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 3 (14.29%) CSS
5 3 (14.29%) HTML
5 3 (14.29%) Spring
6 2 (9.52%) JMS
6 2 (9.52%) REST
6 2 (9.52%) Spring MVC
6 2 (9.52%) Web Services
6 2 (9.52%) ZeroMQ
7 1 (4.76%) HTML5
7 1 (4.76%) jQuery
7 1 (4.76%) Swing
7 1 (4.76%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (80.95%) Fixed Income
2 14 (66.67%) Derivative
2 14 (66.67%) Market Risk
3 10 (47.62%) Equities
4 8 (38.10%) OTC Derivatives
4 8 (38.10%) Reference Data
5 6 (28.57%) Virtual Team
6 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (19.05%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
7 2 (9.52%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (4.76%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
1 4 (19.05%) Unix
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) OO
2 14 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) Analytics
4 6 (28.57%) BDD
4 6 (28.57%) Market Making
4 6 (28.57%) Risk Analytics
4 6 (28.57%) System Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Complex Event Processing
5 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (23.81%) Electronic Trading
5 5 (23.81%) Refactoring
5 5 (23.81%) TDD
5 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Low Latency
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (9.52%) Coaching
8 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) Java
2 15 (71.43%) Python
3 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) C#
4 5 (23.81%) C++
4 5 (23.81%) Ruby
4 5 (23.81%) XPath
5 4 (19.05%) Perl
6 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (9.52%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Control-M
1 2 (9.52%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Sybase
2 2 (9.52%) Informatica
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Sun
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