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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Risk
Rank 149 155 157
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Market Risk 7 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.23% 0.46% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 1.28% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 0
Average salary £61,250 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
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
1143 1325 1132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.78% 35.83% 37.81%
Number of salaries quoted 674 826 625
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,100
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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 +3 6 £62,500 +4.16%
Edinburgh - 1 £50,000 -
Market Risk
UK

Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Banking
2 7 (70.00%) Investment Banking
2 7 (70.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 5 (50.00%) Physics
4 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (50.00%) Grid Computing
4 5 (50.00%) C++
5 4 (40.00%) Financial Institution
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Investment Management
6 3 (30.00%) Derivative
6 3 (30.00%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
7 2 (20.00%) Memory Management
7 2 (20.00%) iBATIS
7 2 (20.00%) JIRA
7 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
7 2 (20.00%) System Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Games
7 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (20.00%) Spring
7 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) UNIX

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Banking
2 7 (70.00%) Investment Banking
3 4 (40.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (20.00%) Games
5 1 (10.00%) Legal
5 1 (10.00%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Java Applications Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Spring
1 2 (20.00%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (50.00%) Grid Computing
2 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (50.00%) Physics
2 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) Derivative
3 3 (30.00%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (40.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (20.00%) Memory Management
3 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (20.00%) System Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) MiFID
1 1 (10.00%) EMIR
1 1 (10.00%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Murex