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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Market Risk
Rank 151 145 150
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 11 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.32% 0.47% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.94% 1.30% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 10
Average salary £61,250 £62,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £62,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £71,250 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £62,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +56.25%
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
1175 1152 1029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 34.65% 36.35% 32.31%
Number of salaries quoted 751 746 631
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 £29,500 £29,000 £26,744
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%

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Market Risk across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Market Risk Salary Histogram in Scotland

Market Risk
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Market Risk within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 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 -7 11 £61,250 -2.00%
Market Risk
UK

Market Risk
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 49 (100.00%) Java
1 49 (100.00%) Finance
2 48 (97.96%) Grid Computing
2 48 (97.96%) C++
3 47 (95.92%) Risk Management
3 47 (95.92%) Mathematics
3 47 (95.92%) Physics
3 47 (95.92%) Computer Science
3 47 (95.92%) Degree
3 47 (95.92%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (73.47%) Banking
4 36 (73.47%) Investment Banking
5 35 (71.43%) Investment Management
5 35 (71.43%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.04%) SQL
6 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.04%) UNIX
6 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.04%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.04%) Spring
6 1 (2.04%) Derivative
6 1 (2.04%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (2.04%) iBATIS
6 1 (2.04%) System Testing

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

General
1 49 (100.00%) Finance
2 36 (73.47%) Banking
2 36 (73.47%) Investment Banking
3 35 (71.43%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 48 (97.96%) Java Developer
1 48 (97.96%) Developer
2 19 (38.78%) Senior Developer
2 19 (38.78%) Senior Java Developer
3 12 (24.49%) Junior Developer
3 12 (24.49%) Junior Java Developer
3 12 (24.49%) Junior
4 1 (2.04%) Applications Developer
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Developer
4 1 (2.04%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Spring
1 1 (2.04%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 48 (97.96%) Grid Computing
2 47 (95.92%) Mathematics
2 47 (95.92%) Physics
2 47 (95.92%) Computer Science
2 47 (95.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) Derivative
3 1 (2.04%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (95.92%) Risk Management
2 35 (71.43%) Investment Management
3 1 (2.04%) Asset Management
3 1 (2.04%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (97.96%) C++
3 1 (2.04%) SQL
3 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (95.92%) Degree