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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bloomberg
Rank 153 151 158
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 12 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% 0.43% 0.066%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 1.00% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+28.75% -5.88%
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
1347 1593 1475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.73% 43.30% 48.66%
Number of salaries quoted 876 971 977
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £55,000
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 28 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 +11 9 - -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Edinburgh -14 1 - - 3
Bloomberg
UK

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 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 18 (90.00%) Reuters
2 16 (80.00%) Banking
3 13 (65.00%) Finance
4 11 (55.00%) Investment Banking
5 10 (50.00%) Software Delivery
6 9 (45.00%) Business Analysis
7 8 (40.00%) Reference Data
8 7 (35.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (35.00%) Validation
9 6 (30.00%) Equities
9 6 (30.00%) Derivative
10 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
11 4 (20.00%) Migration
11 4 (20.00%) Fixed Income
11 4 (20.00%) Project Management
11 4 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (20.00%) SQL
12 3 (15.00%) Oracle
12 3 (15.00%) Fidessa
12 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (15.00%) thinkFolio
12 3 (15.00%) Markit EDM
13 2 (10.00%) Big Data
13 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
13 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
13 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
13 2 (10.00%) Investment Management
13 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (10.00%) Hadoop

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) thinkFolio
1 3 (15.00%) Markit EDM
2 1 (5.00%) MultiFonds
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) Multicast
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
General
1 16 (80.00%) Banking
2 13 (65.00%) Finance
3 11 (55.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (10.00%) Billing
5 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (5.00%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Analyst
2 10 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Reference Data Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Market Data Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Data Quality Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Reference Data
2 6 (30.00%) Equities
2 6 (30.00%) Derivative
3 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (20.00%) Fixed Income
5 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
6 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (5.00%) Grid Computing
6 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
6 1 (5.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 9 (45.00%) Business Analysis
3 7 (35.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (35.00%) Validation
4 4 (20.00%) Migration
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.00%) CRM
6 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) Data Management
6 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Investment Management
6 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
7 1 (5.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
1 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Reuters
2 3 (15.00%) Fidessa
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.00%) Tradeweb
4 1 (5.00%) Calypso
4 1 (5.00%) Sybase
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) Linedata
4 1 (5.00%) Charles River
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