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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Trading (eTrading)
Rank 145 156 157
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 16 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.54% 0.13% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.15% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 10
Average salary - £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £30,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -33.33%
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
2665 2660 2763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.37% 87.21% 84.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1702 1702 1798
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronic Trading within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
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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
Glasgow -1 13 - -
Edinburgh - 3 - - 1
Electronic Trading
UK

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 21 (84.00%) Relational Database
2 17 (68.00%) Banking
3 15 (60.00%) Java
3 15 (60.00%) OO
4 14 (56.00%) Degree
5 13 (52.00%) Refactoring
5 13 (52.00%) FIX Protocol
5 13 (52.00%) Ruby
5 13 (52.00%) Derivative
5 13 (52.00%) Fixed Income
5 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (52.00%) Python
5 13 (52.00%) C#
5 13 (52.00%) C++
5 13 (52.00%) Middleware
5 13 (52.00%) Unit Testing
5 13 (52.00%) NoSQL
5 13 (52.00%) Risk Analytics
5 13 (52.00%) Analytics
6 11 (44.00%) BigTable
6 11 (44.00%) Complex Event Processing
6 11 (44.00%) BDD
6 11 (44.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (44.00%) XPath
6 11 (44.00%) System Testing
6 11 (44.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (44.00%) XML Schema
6 11 (44.00%) SQL
6 11 (44.00%) MQSeries

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (44.00%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Markit EDM
1 10 (40.00%) MultiFonds
1 10 (40.00%) thinkFolio
2 2 (8.00%) ION MarketView
2 2 (8.00%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) LAN
1 10 (40.00%) Multicast
1 10 (40.00%) SAN
1 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 10 (40.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (84.00%) Relational Database
2 13 (52.00%) NoSQL
3 11 (44.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (44.00%) BigTable
3 11 (44.00%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (40.00%) MySQL
4 10 (40.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.00%) Maven
General
1 17 (68.00%) Banking
2 11 (44.00%) Back Office
3 10 (40.00%) Finance
3 10 (40.00%) Financial Institution
3 10 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 10 (40.00%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Python Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Developer
4 3 (12.00%) C++ Applications Developer
4 3 (12.00%) C++ Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) FIX Protocol
1 13 (52.00%) Middleware
2 11 (44.00%) XML
2 11 (44.00%) XML Schema
3 4 (16.00%) ZeroMQ
4 2 (8.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Derivative
1 13 (52.00%) Fixed Income
2 11 (44.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 11 (44.00%) Market Risk
3 10 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 10 (40.00%) Grid Computing
4 7 (28.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
1 10 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) OO
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) Analytics
2 13 (52.00%) Refactoring
2 13 (52.00%) Risk Analytics
2 13 (52.00%) Unit Testing
3 11 (44.00%) BDD
3 11 (44.00%) Complex Event Processing
3 11 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (44.00%) Risk Management
3 11 (44.00%) System Testing
3 11 (44.00%) TDD
4 10 (40.00%) High Availability
4 10 (40.00%) Investment Management
4 10 (40.00%) People Management
5 7 (28.00%) Market Making
6 6 (24.00%) Coaching
6 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
7 4 (16.00%) Low Latency
7 4 (16.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Java
2 13 (52.00%) C#
2 13 (52.00%) C++
2 13 (52.00%) Python
2 13 (52.00%) Ruby
3 11 (44.00%) SQL
3 11 (44.00%) XPath
4 7 (28.00%) Perl
5 6 (24.00%) Smalltalk
6 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Bloomberg
1 10 (40.00%) Calypso
1 10 (40.00%) Charles River
1 10 (40.00%) Fidessa
1 10 (40.00%) HP
1 10 (40.00%) IBM
1 10 (40.00%) Linedata
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle
1 10 (40.00%) Reuters
1 10 (40.00%) Sybase
2 2 (8.00%) Informatica
2 2 (8.00%) ION Trading
2 2 (8.00%) StreamBase
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