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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters
Rank 28 13 21
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 1 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 0.91% 5.00% 5.93%
As % of the Vendors category 1.96% 11.54% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 8
Average salary - £52,500 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +125.80%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -20.48%
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
51 26 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 46.36% 43.33% 31.85%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 40
Average salary £49,500 £47,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +18.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,350 £40,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (50.00%) Reference Data
4 3 (50.00%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) MultiFonds
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
5 2 (33.33%) Equities
5 2 (33.33%) Derivative
5 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (33.33%) Validation
5 2 (33.33%) CRM
5 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Data Validation
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) Data Management
6 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) QA
6 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
6 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MultiFonds
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Development Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Services Delivery Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Quality Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Reference Data
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 2 (33.33%) Equities
2 2 (33.33%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Data Validation
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Bloomberg