The table below looks at the statistics for Electronic Trading skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronic Trading over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Trading
Rank - 152 -
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.22% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
Electronic Trading
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2869 2546 2437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.50% 80.24% 76.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1823 1617 1632
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Electronic Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Electronic Trading across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Electronic Trading Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Electronic Trading
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Electronic Trading Salary Trend in Scotland

Electronic Trading
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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

1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) Perl
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) OOP
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (33.33%) SOA
5 2 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (33.33%) J2EE
6 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (16.67%) HTML
6 1 (16.67%) Python
6 1 (16.67%) Derivative
6 1 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (16.67%) QA
6 1 (16.67%) Statistical Arbitrage
6 1 (16.67%) KDB
6 1 (16.67%) Analytics
6 1 (16.67%) CGI
6 1 (16.67%) Equities
6 1 (16.67%) Algorithms

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

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

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) KDB
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C++ Developer
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Java Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior C++ Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (16.67%) Equities
2 1 (16.67%) Derivative
2 1 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (16.67%) Statistical Arbitrage
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA