The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Spread Betting in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spread Betting over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spread Betting
Rank - - 61
Permanent jobs citing Spread Betting 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - - 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £62,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-57.60% +38.88%
Spread Betting
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
149 141 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 37.34% 34.73% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 124 134 124
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £33,479
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +13.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%