The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Reuters products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reuters over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Reuters Group PLC.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reuters
Rank - 154 174
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 0 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.43% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.05% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £24,000
UK excluding London median salary £23,500 £28,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-16.07% -20.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1142 1339 1514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.10% 40.81% 42.47%
Number of salaries quoted 702 864 897
Median salary £40,250 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.82% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Reuters
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Reuters as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Reuters Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Reuters
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Reuters Salary Trend in Scotland

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Reuters 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 Reuters.

1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Fixed Income
2 5 (71.43%) Derivative
3 4 (57.14%) MS Office
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Bloomberg
4 3 (42.86%) MS Access
4 3 (42.86%) OOP
4 3 (42.86%) OO
4 3 (42.86%) RAD
4 3 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) VBA
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) Financial Institution
4 3 (42.86%) Front Office
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) RMDS
4 3 (42.86%) Time Management
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) Eikon
5 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
5 2 (28.57%) Pricing Data
5 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
5 2 (28.57%) Reference Data
5 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis

Reuters
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:

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Eikon
1 3 (42.86%) RMDS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MS Access
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Financial Institution
2 3 (42.86%) Front Office
3 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Excel Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Excel VBA Developer
1 3 (42.86%) VBA Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Data Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Pricing Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Derivative
1 5 (71.43%) Fixed Income
2 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (28.57%) Pricing Data
2 2 (28.57%) Reference Data
2 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) OO
1 3 (42.86%) OOP
1 3 (42.86%) RAD
1 3 (42.86%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Python
1 3 (42.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Bloomberg
2 1 (14.29%) Fidessa