The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Market Risk in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Market Risk over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Market Risk
Rank 86 96 92
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 26 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.90% 0.47% 1.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.50% 1.30% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 12
Average salary £45,000 £62,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -40.00%
Market Risk
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
578 386 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.28% 36.04% 39.78%
Number of salaries quoted 299 254 272
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,060 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Market Risk
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Market Risk across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Market Risk Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Market Risk
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Market Risk across the Glasgow region.

Market Risk Salary Trend in Glasgow

Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Market Risk 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 Market Risk.

1 37 (94.87%) Java
2 35 (89.74%) OO
2 35 (89.74%) Python
2 35 (89.74%) Risk Management
2 35 (89.74%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (84.62%) C#
4 31 (79.49%) C++
5 28 (71.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 28 (71.79%) Fixed Income
6 27 (69.23%) SQL
6 27 (69.23%) Banking
7 23 (58.97%) NoSQL
8 20 (51.28%) Investment Banking
9 16 (41.03%) Low Latency
9 16 (41.03%) Finance
10 15 (38.46%) System Testing
10 15 (38.46%) Derivative
11 11 (28.21%) TDD
11 11 (28.21%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (28.21%) XML
11 11 (28.21%) XML Schema
11 11 (28.21%) Middleware
11 11 (28.21%) MQSeries
11 11 (28.21%) XPath
11 11 (28.21%) Refactoring
11 11 (28.21%) FIX Protocol
11 11 (28.21%) Unit Testing
11 11 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (28.21%) Electronic Trading
11 11 (28.21%) Back Office

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Market Risk 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 Market Risk. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (28.21%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (58.97%) NoSQL
2 11 (28.21%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (28.21%) BigTable
2 11 (28.21%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (28.21%) Relational Database
General
1 27 (69.23%) Banking
2 20 (51.28%) Investment Banking
3 16 (41.03%) Finance
4 11 (28.21%) Back Office
5 8 (20.51%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 39 (100.00%) Developer
2 27 (69.23%) Python Developer
3 14 (35.90%) Applications Developer
3 14 (35.90%) C++ Developer
4 10 (25.64%) C++ Applications Developer
5 8 (20.51%) C# Developer
5 8 (20.51%) Java Developer
5 8 (20.51%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (10.26%) C# Application Developer
6 4 (10.26%) C++/C# Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Java Applications Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior C# Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior C++ Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Python Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Smalltalk Developer
6 4 (10.26%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) FIX Protocol
1 11 (28.21%) Middleware
1 11 (28.21%) XML
1 11 (28.21%) XML Schema
2 4 (10.26%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (71.79%) Fixed Income
1 28 (71.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 15 (38.46%) Derivative
3 7 (17.95%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
4 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (10.26%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (89.74%) Agile Software Development
1 35 (89.74%) OO
1 35 (89.74%) Risk Management
2 16 (41.03%) Low Latency
3 15 (38.46%) System Testing
4 11 (28.21%) Analytics
4 11 (28.21%) BDD
4 11 (28.21%) Complex Event Processing
4 11 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (28.21%) Electronic Trading
4 11 (28.21%) Refactoring
4 11 (28.21%) Risk Analytics
4 11 (28.21%) TDD
4 11 (28.21%) Unit Testing
5 7 (17.95%) Market Making
6 4 (10.26%) Coaching
6 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.26%) Pair Programming
6 4 (10.26%) Regression Testing
7 3 (7.69%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (94.87%) Java
2 35 (89.74%) Python
3 33 (84.62%) C#
4 31 (79.49%) C++
5 27 (69.23%) SQL
6 11 (28.21%) Ruby
6 11 (28.21%) XPath
7 8 (20.51%) Smalltalk
8 7 (17.95%) Perl
9 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
9 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Sybase