The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 147 150 131
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 19 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.57% 0.32% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.67% 0.87% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 8
Average salary £70,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+1.76% +2.40%
Foreign Exchange (FX)
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
1135 1154 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 34.09% 36.67% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 722 754 617
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Scotland region.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Trend in Scotland

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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 +4 15 £70,000 +55.55% 3
Stirling - 2 - -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
UK

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 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 Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 51 (77.27%) Java
2 50 (75.76%) XML
3 46 (69.70%) Derivative
3 46 (69.70%) Relational Database
4 43 (65.15%) OO
5 39 (59.09%) OOP
5 39 (59.09%) Data Modelling
5 39 (59.09%) RDBMS
5 39 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (59.09%) Back Office
5 39 (59.09%) XML Messaging
5 39 (59.09%) Scrum
5 39 (59.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 39 (59.09%) Multithreading
6 22 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 21 (31.82%) Coaching
7 21 (31.82%) Change Management
8 15 (22.73%) Banking
9 14 (21.21%) HTML
10 13 (19.70%) Investment Banking
11 12 (18.18%) HTML5
12 11 (16.67%) Equities
12 11 (16.67%) SQL
13 10 (15.15%) Finance
13 10 (15.15%) Front Office
14 6 (9.09%) Spring
15 5 (7.58%) UNIX
15 5 (7.58%) Linux
15 5 (7.58%) Oracle
15 5 (7.58%) Python

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 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 Foreign Exchange (FX). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (69.70%) Relational Database
2 39 (59.09%) RDBMS
3 4 (6.06%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.03%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) JUnit
1 1 (1.52%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (1.52%) JMeter
1 1 (1.52%) Subversion
1 1 (1.52%) Selenium
1 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.52%) SoapUI
General
1 39 (59.09%) Back Office
2 15 (22.73%) Banking
3 13 (19.70%) Investment Banking
4 10 (15.15%) Finance
4 10 (15.15%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 55 (83.33%) Developer
2 21 (31.82%) Lead Developer
3 9 (13.64%) Java Developer
4 7 (10.61%) UI Developer
4 7 (10.61%) UI Programmer
5 5 (7.58%) Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Development Specialist
7 3 (4.55%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) C++ Developer
9 1 (1.52%) C# Developer
9 1 (1.52%) Applications Support Analyst
9 1 (1.52%) Software Support Analyst
9 1 (1.52%) Applications Support
9 1 (1.52%) WPF Developer
9 1 (1.52%) Integration Analyst
9 1 (1.52%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (75.76%) XML
2 39 (59.09%) XML Messaging
3 14 (21.21%) HTML
4 12 (18.18%) HTML5
5 6 (9.09%) Spring
6 4 (6.06%) Java SE
6 4 (6.06%) XSLT
7 3 (4.55%) JMS
7 3 (4.55%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (4.55%) REST
7 3 (4.55%) Spring Integration
7 3 (4.55%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.03%) Apache Flex
8 2 (3.03%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.52%) Ajax
9 1 (1.52%) WPF
9 1 (1.52%) CGI
9 1 (1.52%) .NET
9 1 (1.52%) J2EE
9 1 (1.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (69.70%) Derivative
2 11 (16.67%) Equities
3 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.52%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.52%) Statistical Arbitrage
4 1 (1.52%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) UNIX
1 5 (7.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (65.15%) OO
2 39 (59.09%) Data Modelling
2 39 (59.09%) OOP
2 39 (59.09%) Scrum
2 39 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (59.09%) Multithreading
2 39 (59.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 22 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 21 (31.82%) Coaching
4 21 (31.82%) Change Management
5 4 (6.06%) SOA
6 3 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.55%) Electronic Trading
6 3 (4.55%) Functional Programming
7 2 (3.03%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.03%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.03%) Risk Management
8 1 (1.52%) Project Management
8 1 (1.52%) Automated Testing
8 1 (1.52%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (77.27%) Java
2 11 (16.67%) SQL
3 5 (7.58%) Python
4 4 (6.06%) Clojure
4 4 (6.06%) C++
5 3 (4.55%) Perl
6 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.52%) C#
7 1 (1.52%) ClojureScript
7 1 (1.52%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 5 (7.58%) Oracle
2 3 (4.55%) Sybase
3 1 (1.52%) Cognos
3 1 (1.52%) Murex
3 1 (1.52%) Calypso
3 1 (1.52%) Fidessa
3 1 (1.52%) CA
3 1 (1.52%) Bloomberg
3 1 (1.52%) thinkFolio
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