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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 142 160 133
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -27
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 14 7 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.49% 0.22% 1.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.12% 0.56% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 9
Median salary - £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
1250 1260 1313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 43.89% 39.49% 36.19%
Number of salaries quoted 583 787 874
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 24 July 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 -4 11 - - 1
Edinburgh - 3 - -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 22 (73.33%) Java
2 20 (66.67%) OO
3 19 (63.33%) Fixed Income
3 19 (63.33%) Derivative
4 18 (60.00%) Python
5 16 (53.33%) Finance
6 14 (46.67%) Risk Management
6 14 (46.67%) Market Risk
7 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (43.33%) Equities
8 10 (33.33%) Reference Data
9 9 (30.00%) Middleware
9 9 (30.00%) C#
9 9 (30.00%) XML
9 9 (30.00%) OTC Derivatives
9 9 (30.00%) Virtual Team
10 8 (26.67%) C++
10 8 (26.67%) SQL
10 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing
10 8 (26.67%) Ruby
10 8 (26.67%) FIX Protocol
11 7 (23.33%) Degree
11 7 (23.33%) Analytics
12 6 (20.00%) Back Office
12 6 (20.00%) HTML
12 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 6 (20.00%) Risk Analytics
12 6 (20.00%) System Testing
12 6 (20.00%) BDD
12 6 (20.00%) TDD

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 5 (16.67%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (16.67%) BigTable
1 5 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 5 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Artifactory
1 3 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (10.00%) Eclipse RCP
1 3 (10.00%) JUnit
1 3 (10.00%) Maven
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Back Office
2 6 (20.00%) Banking
3 4 (13.33%) Front Office
4 3 (10.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Python Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Java Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Applications Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) C++ Applications Developer
5 3 (10.00%) C++ Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Core Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Platform Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Pricing Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Transformation Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Development Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) Middleware
1 9 (30.00%) XML
2 8 (26.67%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (20.00%) HTML
4 5 (16.67%) XML Schema
5 4 (13.33%) HTML5
5 4 (13.33%) Spring
6 3 (10.00%) .NET
6 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (10.00%) CSS
6 3 (10.00%) Web Services
6 3 (10.00%) XSLT
7 2 (6.67%) JMS
7 2 (6.67%) jQuery
7 2 (6.67%) REST
7 2 (6.67%) Spring MVC
7 2 (6.67%) ZeroMQ
8 1 (3.33%) J2EE
8 1 (3.33%) Java EE
8 1 (3.33%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 19 (63.33%) Derivative
1 19 (63.33%) Fixed Income
2 14 (46.67%) Market Risk
3 13 (43.33%) Equities
4 10 (33.33%) Reference Data
5 9 (30.00%) OTC Derivatives
5 9 (30.00%) Virtual Team
6 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (13.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
7 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
7 2 (6.67%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (6.67%) Pricing Data
8 1 (3.33%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
1 4 (13.33%) Unix
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) OO
2 14 (46.67%) Risk Management
3 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing
5 7 (23.33%) Analytics
6 6 (20.00%) BDD
6 6 (20.00%) Market Making
6 6 (20.00%) Risk Analytics
6 6 (20.00%) System Testing
6 6 (20.00%) TDD
7 5 (16.67%) Complex Event Processing
7 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
7 5 (16.67%) Refactoring
8 4 (13.33%) Low Latency
9 3 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (10.00%) Project Planning
9 3 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (10.00%) Scrum
10 2 (6.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) Java
2 18 (60.00%) Python
3 9 (30.00%) C#
4 8 (26.67%) C++
4 8 (26.67%) Ruby
4 8 (26.67%) SQL
5 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (16.67%) XPath
7 4 (13.33%) Perl
8 2 (6.67%) Smalltalk
9 1 (3.33%) F#
9 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Control-M
1 2 (6.67%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Sybase
2 2 (6.67%) Bloomberg
2 2 (6.67%) Charles River
2 2 (6.67%) Informatica
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Reuters
2 2 (6.67%) Sun
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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