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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Risk
Rank 107 90 80
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -10
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 6 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.46% 1.65% 1.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.19% 4.42% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 23 13
Average salary - £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-22.72% -12.00%
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
504 520 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.71% 37.38% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 317 351 252
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,800 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 23 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 4 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Derivative
3 2 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (33.33%) System Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Sybase
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Front Office

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Applications Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 2 (33.33%) Derivative
2 2 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OO
1 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Sybase