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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reuters
Rank 150 161 170
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 7 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 0.38% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £32,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £32,875 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+82.50% -28.53%
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
1332 1299 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 46.56% 41.11% 41.98%
Number of salaries quoted 725 846 1046
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,980 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +4.95%

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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reuters within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stirling +10 3 - -
Glasgow - 3 - -
Edinburgh +5 1 - -
Reuters
UK

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 26 (92.86%) Finance
2 25 (89.29%) Bloomberg
3 23 (82.14%) Windows
4 20 (71.43%) Fidessa
5 17 (60.71%) Banking
6 15 (53.57%) Degree
6 15 (53.57%) Financial Institution
7 14 (50.00%) Investment Banking
8 12 (42.86%) MultiFonds
8 12 (42.86%) thinkFolio
8 12 (42.86%) Electronic Trading
8 12 (42.86%) Investment Management
8 12 (42.86%) Calypso
8 12 (42.86%) Grid Computing
8 12 (42.86%) HP
8 12 (42.86%) SAN
8 12 (42.86%) Linedata
8 12 (42.86%) Charles River
8 12 (42.86%) MySQL
8 12 (42.86%) Oracle
8 12 (42.86%) Sybase
8 12 (42.86%) LAN
8 12 (42.86%) WAN
8 12 (42.86%) TCP/IP
8 12 (42.86%) RDBMS
8 12 (42.86%) IBM
8 12 (42.86%) Private Banking
8 12 (42.86%) High Availability
8 12 (42.86%) Markit EDM
8 12 (42.86%) Multicast

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 11 (39.29%) MS Office
2 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Markit EDM
1 12 (42.86%) MultiFonds
1 12 (42.86%) thinkFolio
2 3 (10.71%) Eikon
2 3 (10.71%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) LAN
1 12 (42.86%) Multicast
1 12 (42.86%) SAN
1 12 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 12 (42.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) MySQL
1 12 (42.86%) RDBMS
1 12 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.71%) MS Access
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
General
1 26 (92.86%) Finance
2 17 (60.71%) Banking
3 15 (53.57%) Financial Institution
4 14 (50.00%) Investment Banking
5 12 (42.86%) Private Banking
6 3 (10.71%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (10.71%) Desktop Support
3 3 (10.71%) Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Excel Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Excel VBA Developer
3 3 (10.71%) VBA Developer
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Data Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Pricing Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Services Delivery Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Data Centre
1 12 (42.86%) Grid Computing
2 5 (17.86%) Derivative
2 5 (17.86%) Fixed Income
3 2 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (7.14%) Pricing Data
3 2 (7.14%) Reference Data
3 2 (7.14%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Electronic Trading
1 12 (42.86%) High Availability
1 12 (42.86%) Investment Management
1 12 (42.86%) People Management
2 8 (28.57%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.71%) OO
3 3 (10.71%) OOP
3 3 (10.71%) RAD
3 3 (10.71%) Time Management
4 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Migration
4 2 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.14%) Test Planning
4 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
4 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Information Security
5 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.57%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Python
1 3 (10.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) Bloomberg
2 20 (71.43%) Fidessa
3 12 (42.86%) Calypso
3 12 (42.86%) Charles River
3 12 (42.86%) HP
3 12 (42.86%) IBM
3 12 (42.86%) Linedata
3 12 (42.86%) Oracle
3 12 (42.86%) Sybase
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft