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 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bloomberg
Rank 152 168 135
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -33
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 8 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.26% 0.029% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 0.65% 0.066% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 10
Average salary £45,000 - £23,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £33,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+34.32% +21.81%
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
1226 1519 1427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.50% 43.74% 49.11%
Number of salaries quoted 775 974 866
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 4 March 2015. 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
Stirling -5 5 - -
Edinburgh - 3 £45,000 -
Bloomberg
UK

Bloomberg
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Reuters
2 6 (46.15%) Degree
3 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
4 4 (30.77%) Banking
4 4 (30.77%) Data Management
5 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Derivative
5 3 (23.08%) Investment Management
5 3 (23.08%) Reference Data
5 3 (23.08%) Tradeweb
6 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 2 (15.38%) Validation
6 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
6 2 (15.38%) Equities
6 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (7.69%) QA
7 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
7 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

General
1 4 (30.77%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Data Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Market Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Market Data Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Services Delivery Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Service Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Data Quality Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Derivative
1 3 (23.08%) Reference Data
2 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
2 2 (15.38%) Equities
2 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Data Management
3 3 (23.08%) Investment Management
4 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) Validation
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Reuters
2 3 (23.08%) Tradeweb