The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Bloomberg products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bloomberg over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Bloomberg.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bloomberg
Rank 155 156 153
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 9 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.26% 0.095% 0.094%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 3
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -22.41%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-32.00% +53.84%
Bloomberg
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1425 1499 1559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 41.47% 47.24% 49.03%
Number of salaries quoted 844 958 1039
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Bloomberg
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Bloomberg across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Bloomberg Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Bloomberg
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Bloomberg Salary Trend in Scotland

Bloomberg
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Bloomberg across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Bloomberg Salary Histogram in Scotland

Bloomberg
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bloomberg within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -11 6 £40,000 -
Stirling - 3 - -
Bloomberg
UK

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Bloomberg 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 Bloomberg.

1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) thinkFolio
3 9 (42.86%) Markit EDM
3 9 (42.86%) Fidessa
3 9 (42.86%) Finance
4 8 (38.10%) Reuters
4 8 (38.10%) T-SQL
4 8 (38.10%) ITIL
4 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
5 7 (33.33%) Data Modelling
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 5 (23.81%) XML
7 5 (23.81%) XSLT
7 5 (23.81%) Fixed Income
7 5 (23.81%) Front Office
7 5 (23.81%) Banking
7 5 (23.81%) Degree
7 5 (23.81%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (19.05%) Reference Data
8 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
8 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
8 4 (19.05%) Validation
8 4 (19.05%) Project Management
9 3 (14.29%) Sybase
9 3 (14.29%) Oracle
9 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
9 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (14.29%) Legal
9 3 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Bloomberg 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 Bloomberg. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 5 (23.81%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 3 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Markit EDM
2 2 (9.52%) MultiFonds
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
2 5 (23.81%) Front Office
3 3 (14.29%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Applications Support
3 9 (42.86%) Applications Support Analyst
3 9 (42.86%) Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Development Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Services Delivery Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Business Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Business Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Business Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Market Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) XML
1 5 (23.81%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Fixed Income
2 4 (19.05%) Reference Data
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
3 2 (9.52%) Equities
3 2 (9.52%) Derivative
3 2 (9.52%) Statistics
4 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
3 4 (19.05%) Validation
3 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
4 3 (14.29%) Release Management
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
5 2 (9.52%) Data Validation
5 2 (9.52%) CRM
5 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) thinkFolio
2 9 (42.86%) Fidessa
3 8 (38.10%) Reuters
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle
5 3 (14.29%) Sybase
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) VMware