The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fixed Income in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fixed Income over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fixed Income
Rank 131 154 147
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -7
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 26 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.88% 0.16% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.93% 0.45% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Average salary £45,000 - £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -7.69%
Fixed Income
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1349 1101 1213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.51% 35.53% 36.91%
Number of salaries quoted 799 675 731
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,634 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Fixed Income
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Fixed Income across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Fixed Income Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Fixed Income
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Fixed Income Salary Trend in Scotland

Fixed Income
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fixed Income within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 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
(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
Glasgow +9 24 £45,000 -
Stirling - 2 - -
Fixed Income
UK

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income.

1 35 (89.74%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (84.62%) Java
3 32 (82.05%) C++
3 32 (82.05%) OO
3 32 (82.05%) Python
4 31 (79.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 29 (74.36%) C#
5 29 (74.36%) SQL
6 28 (71.79%) Risk Management
6 28 (71.79%) Banking
6 28 (71.79%) Market Risk
7 25 (64.10%) NoSQL
8 21 (53.85%) Investment Banking
9 20 (51.28%) Derivative
10 18 (46.15%) Low Latency
11 16 (41.03%) Analytics
11 16 (41.03%) Unit Testing
12 15 (38.46%) Refactoring
13 13 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
13 13 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
13 13 (33.33%) Risk Analytics
13 13 (33.33%) Relational Database
13 13 (33.33%) BDD
13 13 (33.33%) Ruby
14 11 (28.21%) Back Office
14 11 (28.21%) TDD
14 11 (28.21%) Finance
14 11 (28.21%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (28.21%) MQSeries
14 11 (28.21%) XML

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (28.21%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (64.10%) NoSQL
2 13 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 11 (28.21%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (28.21%) BigTable
3 11 (28.21%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Maven
General
1 28 (71.79%) Banking
2 21 (53.85%) Investment Banking
3 11 (28.21%) Back Office
3 11 (28.21%) Finance
4 2 (5.13%) Front Office
4 2 (5.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (89.74%) Developer
2 20 (51.28%) Python Developer
3 16 (41.03%) C++ Developer
4 10 (25.64%) Applications Developer
4 10 (25.64%) C++ Applications Developer
4 10 (25.64%) Senior Developer
5 8 (20.51%) Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (10.26%) C++/C# Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Senior C++ Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Senior Python Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Business Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Real Time Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Business Analyst
10 1 (2.56%) .NET Developer
10 1 (2.56%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
2 11 (28.21%) Middleware
2 11 (28.21%) XML
2 11 (28.21%) XML Schema
3 4 (10.26%) ZeroMQ
4 2 (5.13%) Spring
5 1 (2.56%) .NET
5 1 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (79.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 28 (71.79%) Market Risk
3 20 (51.28%) Derivative
4 9 (23.08%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
6 5 (12.82%) Equities
7 2 (5.13%) Pricing Data
7 2 (5.13%) Reference Data
8 1 (2.56%) Contract for Difference
8 1 (2.56%) Economics
8 1 (2.56%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.56%) User Experience
8 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (89.74%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (82.05%) OO
3 28 (71.79%) Risk Management
4 18 (46.15%) Low Latency
5 16 (41.03%) Analytics
5 16 (41.03%) Unit Testing
6 15 (38.46%) Refactoring
7 13 (33.33%) BDD
7 13 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
7 13 (33.33%) Risk Analytics
8 11 (28.21%) Complex Event Processing
8 11 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (28.21%) System Testing
8 11 (28.21%) TDD
9 8 (20.51%) Market Making
10 6 (15.38%) Coaching
10 6 (15.38%) Mentoring
11 4 (10.26%) Multithreading
11 4 (10.26%) Pair Programming
11 4 (10.26%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (84.62%) Java
2 32 (82.05%) C++
2 32 (82.05%) Python
3 29 (74.36%) C#
3 29 (74.36%) SQL
4 13 (33.33%) Ruby
5 11 (28.21%) XPath
6 7 (17.95%) Perl
7 6 (15.38%) Smalltalk
8 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
8 2 (5.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Bloomberg
1 2 (5.13%) Reuters
1 2 (5.13%) Sybase
2 1 (2.56%) Charles River