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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 152 157 130
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -27
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 17 8 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.59% 0.26% 1.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.40% 0.66% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 12
Median salary £45,000 £48,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
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
1218 1218 1241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 42.41% 39.11% 33.15%
Number of salaries quoted 574 748 811
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -5 12 - -
Edinburgh - 3 £45,000 - 2
Stirling +14 2 - -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 26 (76.47%) Java
2 23 (67.65%) Fixed Income
2 23 (67.65%) OO
2 23 (67.65%) Derivative
3 22 (64.71%) Python
4 18 (52.94%) Risk Management
4 18 (52.94%) Market Risk
5 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (44.12%) Finance
7 13 (38.24%) Middleware
7 13 (38.24%) SQL
7 13 (38.24%) XML
7 13 (38.24%) Virtual Team
8 12 (35.29%) Ruby
8 12 (35.29%) FIX Protocol
8 12 (35.29%) Unit Testing
8 12 (35.29%) C#
8 12 (35.29%) C++
8 12 (35.29%) Equities
9 10 (29.41%) TDD
9 10 (29.41%) Back Office
9 10 (29.41%) System Testing
9 10 (29.41%) Reference Data
9 10 (29.41%) BDD
9 10 (29.41%) Risk Analytics
9 10 (29.41%) Analytics
10 9 (26.47%) BigTable
10 9 (26.47%) Relational Database
10 9 (26.47%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (26.47%) NoSQL

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (26.47%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (26.47%) BigTable
1 9 (26.47%) NoSQL
1 9 (26.47%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (26.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Artifactory
1 3 (8.82%) Eclipse
1 3 (8.82%) Eclipse RCP
1 3 (8.82%) JUnit
1 3 (8.82%) Maven
2 2 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 10 (29.41%) Back Office
3 8 (23.53%) Banking
4 3 (8.82%) Front Office
4 3 (8.82%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 25 (73.53%) Developer
2 13 (38.24%) Python Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Applications Developer
4 4 (11.76%) C++ Applications Developer
4 4 (11.76%) C++ Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Core Java Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Platform Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Pricing Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Transformation Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Business Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) Tools Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) Middleware
1 13 (38.24%) XML
2 12 (35.29%) FIX Protocol
3 9 (26.47%) XML Schema
4 6 (17.65%) HTML
5 4 (11.76%) HTML5
5 4 (11.76%) Spring
5 4 (11.76%) ZeroMQ
6 3 (8.82%) .NET
6 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
6 3 (8.82%) CSS
6 3 (8.82%) Web Services
6 3 (8.82%) XSLT
7 2 (5.88%) JMS
7 2 (5.88%) jQuery
7 2 (5.88%) REST
7 2 (5.88%) Spring MVC
8 1 (2.94%) J2EE
8 1 (2.94%) Java EE
8 1 (2.94%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 23 (67.65%) Derivative
1 23 (67.65%) Fixed Income
2 18 (52.94%) Market Risk
3 13 (38.24%) Virtual Team
4 12 (35.29%) Equities
5 10 (29.41%) Reference Data
6 8 (23.53%) OTC Derivatives
7 6 (17.65%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
8 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (8.82%) Credit Derivative
10 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
10 2 (5.88%) Pricing Data
11 1 (2.94%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
1 5 (14.71%) Unix
2 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) OO
2 18 (52.94%) Risk Management
3 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (35.29%) Unit Testing
5 10 (29.41%) Analytics
5 10 (29.41%) BDD
5 10 (29.41%) Risk Analytics
5 10 (29.41%) System Testing
5 10 (29.41%) TDD
6 9 (26.47%) Complex Event Processing
6 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (26.47%) Electronic Trading
6 9 (26.47%) Refactoring
7 8 (23.53%) Market Making
8 6 (17.65%) Low Latency
9 4 (11.76%) Coaching
9 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
9 4 (11.76%) Pair Programming
10 3 (8.82%) Change Management
10 3 (8.82%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) Java
2 22 (64.71%) Python
3 13 (38.24%) SQL
4 12 (35.29%) C#
4 12 (35.29%) C++
4 12 (35.29%) Ruby
5 9 (26.47%) XPath
6 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 6 (17.65%) Perl
7 4 (11.76%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Control-M
1 3 (8.82%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Sybase
2 3 (8.82%) Informatica
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) Sun
3 2 (5.88%) Bloomberg
3 2 (5.88%) Charles River
3 2 (5.88%) Reuters
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