The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Reuters products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reuters over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reuters
Rank 15 23 13
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 3.23% 2.54% 4.69%
As % of the Vendors category 7.69% 5.56% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +34.32%
Reuters
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Vendors Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
26 54 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 41.94% 45.76% 45.31%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 12
Average salary £79,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Reuters
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Reuters across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Reuters Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Reuters
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Reuters Salary Trend in Stirling

Reuters
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 2 (100.00%) VBA
1 2 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 2 (100.00%) Equities
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Reference Data
1 2 (100.00%) Pricing Data

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stirling 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) Equities
1 2 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 2 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (100.00%) Pricing Data
1 2 (100.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Bloomberg