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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bloomberg
Rank 154 158 162
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 11 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 0.39% 0.062%
As % of the Vendors category 0.84% 0.91% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +42.85%
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
1312 1537 1556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 41.62% 42.53% 48.05%
Number of salaries quoted 877 974 1054
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £56,625
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 August 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 -4 10 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Bloomberg
UK

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 19 (90.48%) Reuters
2 17 (80.95%) Banking
3 13 (61.90%) Finance
4 12 (57.14%) Investment Banking
4 12 (57.14%) Software Delivery
5 11 (52.38%) Business Analysis
6 10 (47.62%) Reference Data
7 9 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
7 9 (42.86%) Validation
8 8 (38.10%) Equities
8 8 (38.10%) Derivative
9 6 (28.57%) Fixed Income
9 6 (28.57%) Migration
9 6 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
10 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (19.05%) SQL
11 4 (19.05%) Project Management
12 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
12 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
13 2 (9.52%) Billing
13 2 (9.52%) Data Management
13 2 (9.52%) Oracle
13 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
13 2 (9.52%) CRM
13 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
13 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
13 2 (9.52%) Fidessa
13 2 (9.52%) Data Structures

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) thinkFolio
1 2 (9.52%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
1 2 (9.52%) Big Data
General
1 17 (80.95%) Banking
2 13 (61.90%) Finance
3 12 (57.14%) Investment Banking
4 2 (9.52%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Analyst
2 12 (57.14%) Business Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Data Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Reference Data Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Market Data Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.76%) Data Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Market Data Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Data Quality Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Reference Data
2 8 (38.10%) Equities
2 8 (38.10%) Derivative
3 6 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (28.57%) Fixed Income
4 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
6 1 (4.76%) iPhone
6 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
1 1 (4.76%) Android
1 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Software Delivery
2 11 (52.38%) Business Analysis
3 9 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
3 9 (42.86%) Validation
4 6 (28.57%) Migration
4 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 4 (19.05%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) CRM
7 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
7 2 (9.52%) Data Management
7 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Data Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Data Analytics
7 2 (9.52%) Analytics
7 2 (9.52%) Test Planning
8 1 (4.76%) Investment Management
8 1 (4.76%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
1 2 (9.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Reuters
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Fidessa
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.76%) Tradeweb