The table below looks at the statistics for FATCA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FATCA over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
Rank 141 - 153
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing FATCA 15 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.48% - 0.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.09% - 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 7
Average salary £60,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+26.40% -1.11%
FATCA
UK

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
367 322 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.81% 8.71% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 202 213 150
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

FATCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FATCA across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

FATCA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

FATCA
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

FATCA Salary Trend in Scotland

FATCA
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FATCA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Edinburgh - 15 £60,000 -
FATCA
UK

FATCA
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing FATCA 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 FATCA.

1 17 (100.00%) Banking
2 12 (70.59%) Software Testing
2 12 (70.59%) ISTQB
2 12 (70.59%) ISEB
2 12 (70.59%) Security Testing
2 12 (70.59%) Information Assurance
3 10 (58.82%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) MiFID
5 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
5 4 (23.53%) Coaching
6 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
7 2 (11.76%) Legal
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) Change Management
7 2 (11.76%) Back Office
7 2 (11.76%) Project Management
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL
7 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (11.76%) Investment Management
7 2 (11.76%) Private Banking
7 2 (11.76%) Wealth Management

FATCA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing FATCA 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 FATCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 17 (100.00%) Banking
2 10 (58.82%) Finance
3 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
4 2 (11.76%) Private Banking
4 2 (11.76%) Legal
4 2 (11.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Test Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Test Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Test Leader
3 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Software Testing
1 12 (70.59%) Security Testing
1 12 (70.59%) Information Assurance
2 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
2 4 (23.53%) Coaching
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (11.76%) Investment Management
3 2 (11.76%) Wealth Management
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) ISEB
1 12 (70.59%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) MiFID