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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
Rank 160 143 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing FATCA 2 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.070% 0.50% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.64% 4.07% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £46,250 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +7.14%
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
314 393 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.92% 12.36% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 181 243 219
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £58,900
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 1 May 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
(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 -8 2 £46,250 -11.90%
FATCA
UK

FATCA
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Online Banking
2 2 (66.67%) FLEXCUBE
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) General Ledger
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Retail

FATCA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) FLEXCUBE
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) General Ledger
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Online Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle