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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reuters over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reuters
Rank 154 154 163
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 9 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.30% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 0.49% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Average salary £38,750 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £36,600 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £45,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +34.32%
Reuters
UK

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
1321 1224 1403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 44.72% 39.78% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 804 799 895
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Reuters
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Reuters across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reuters within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Edinburgh +13 7 £38,750 -13.88% 1
Stirling +8 2 - -
Reuters
UK

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Reuters 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 Reuters.

1 17 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 17 (100.00%) Finance
2 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Fidessa
3 13 (76.47%) Banking
3 13 (76.47%) Investment Banking
4 11 (64.71%) MultiFonds
4 11 (64.71%) Financial Institution
4 11 (64.71%) Private Banking
4 11 (64.71%) Degree
4 11 (64.71%) thinkFolio
4 11 (64.71%) Electronic Trading
4 11 (64.71%) Investment Management
4 11 (64.71%) High Availability
4 11 (64.71%) Markit EDM
4 11 (64.71%) Multicast
4 11 (64.71%) Relational Database
4 11 (64.71%) People Management
4 11 (64.71%) Data Centre
4 11 (64.71%) Calypso
4 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
4 11 (64.71%) HP
4 11 (64.71%) SAN
4 11 (64.71%) LAN
4 11 (64.71%) WAN
4 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
4 11 (64.71%) RDBMS
4 11 (64.71%) IBM
4 11 (64.71%) MySQL
4 11 (64.71%) Oracle

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Reuters 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 Reuters. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Markit EDM
1 11 (64.71%) MultiFonds
1 11 (64.71%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) LAN
1 11 (64.71%) Multicast
1 11 (64.71%) SAN
1 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
1 11 (64.71%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) MySQL
1 11 (64.71%) RDBMS
1 11 (64.71%) Relational Database
General
1 17 (100.00%) Finance
2 13 (76.47%) Banking
2 13 (76.47%) Investment Banking
3 11 (64.71%) Financial Institution
3 11 (64.71%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Market Data Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Data Centre
1 11 (64.71%) Grid Computing
2 2 (11.76%) Derivative
2 2 (11.76%) Equities
2 2 (11.76%) Fixed Income
2 2 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (11.76%) Pricing Data
2 2 (11.76%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Electronic Trading
1 11 (64.71%) High Availability
1 11 (64.71%) Investment Management
1 11 (64.71%) People Management
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
3 2 (11.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) VBA
2 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 14 (82.35%) Fidessa
3 11 (64.71%) Calypso
3 11 (64.71%) Charles River
3 11 (64.71%) HP
3 11 (64.71%) IBM
3 11 (64.71%) Linedata
3 11 (64.71%) Oracle
3 11 (64.71%) Sybase
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.88%) Tradeweb
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Mortimer Spinks
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