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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bloomberg
Rank 155 163 151
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 8 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% 0.25% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.59% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £29,750 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £50,000 £18,000
% change year-on-year
-38.00% +177.77%
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
1330 1537 1561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 42.32% 41.88% 48.54%
Number of salaries quoted 907 1025 1058
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £57,500
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 6 July 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 +12 3 £29,750 -
Bloomberg
UK

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 17 (89.47%) Reuters
2 11 (57.89%) Banking
3 9 (47.37%) Finance
4 8 (42.11%) Investment Banking
4 8 (42.11%) Business Analysis
5 7 (36.84%) Software Delivery
6 6 (31.58%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (31.58%) Reference Data
6 6 (31.58%) Validation
7 5 (26.32%) Equities
7 5 (26.32%) Derivative
7 5 (26.32%) Data Management
8 4 (21.05%) Degree
8 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
8 4 (21.05%) Investment Management
8 4 (21.05%) Fixed Income
8 4 (21.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (21.05%) Migration
8 4 (21.05%) SQL
8 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (15.79%) Project Management
9 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
9 3 (15.79%) Tradeweb
10 2 (10.53%) Data Architecture
10 2 (10.53%) thinkFolio
10 2 (10.53%) Data Quality
10 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (10.53%) Markit EDM
10 2 (10.53%) Big Data
10 2 (10.53%) Data Analytics

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) thinkFolio
1 2 (10.53%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
1 2 (10.53%) Big Data
General
1 11 (57.89%) Banking
2 9 (47.37%) Finance
3 8 (42.11%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Business Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Data Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Market Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Market Data Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Services Delivery Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
6 1 (5.26%) Data Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Data Quality Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Reference Data
2 5 (26.32%) Equities
2 5 (26.32%) Derivative
3 4 (21.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (21.05%) Fixed Income
4 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
5 1 (5.26%) iPhone
5 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Business Analysis
2 7 (36.84%) Software Delivery
3 6 (31.58%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (31.58%) Validation
4 5 (26.32%) Data Management
5 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
5 4 (21.05%) Investment Management
5 4 (21.05%) Migration
6 3 (15.79%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
7 2 (10.53%) Data Architecture
7 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Data Analytics
7 2 (10.53%) Analytics
7 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
8 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
8 1 (5.26%) Test Planning
8 1 (5.26%) ITIL
8 1 (5.26%) DNA
8 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
1 2 (10.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Reuters
2 3 (15.79%) Tradeweb
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Fidessa
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix