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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reuters
Rank 21 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 7 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 6.42% - 6.98%
As % of the Vendors category 10.45% - 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £34,125 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-19.70% +13.33%
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
67 59 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 61.47% 47.58% 48.84%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 12
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £36,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 23 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 7 (70.00%) Investment Banking
2 7 (70.00%) Banking
3 6 (60.00%) Reference Data
4 5 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) Validation
4 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (40.00%) Migration
5 4 (40.00%) Fixed Income
5 4 (40.00%) Equities
5 4 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (40.00%) Derivative
5 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (40.00%) Software Delivery
6 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) SQL
8 1 (10.00%) Data Management
8 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 1 (10.00%) QA
8 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
8 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 7 (70.00%) Banking
1 7 (70.00%) Investment Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Services Delivery Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Market Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Quality Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Market Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Reference Data
2 4 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (40.00%) Fixed Income
2 4 (40.00%) Equities
2 4 (40.00%) Derivative
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Validation
1 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 5 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Software Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Bloomberg