The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Market Risk in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Market Risk over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Risk
Rank - 136 137
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 0 40 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 1.07% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.95% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 40 14
Average salary - £55,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.38%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-22.72% -
Market Risk
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
1213 1356 1255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.52% 36.31% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 774 905 793
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Market Risk
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Market Risk Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Market Risk
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Market Risk Salary Trend in Scotland

Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Market Risk 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 Market Risk.

1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Games
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
1 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
1 2 (66.67%) Memory Management
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) EMIR
2 1 (33.33%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
2 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Derivative
2 1 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (33.33%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (33.33%) MiFID
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Murex
2 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Market Risk 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 Market Risk. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (66.67%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
1 1 (33.33%) Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
1 2 (66.67%) Memory Management
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) EMIR
1 1 (33.33%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (33.33%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Murex