Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Electronic Trading skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronic Trading over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Trading (eTrading)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 204 225
Rank change year-on-year -10 +21 +29
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 7 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.12% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.19% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 - -
UK median annual salary £75,000 £85,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +21.43% +7.69%

Electronic Trading is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5143 4724 5876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 90.82% 91.27% 90.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3286 2862 3722
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Electronic Trading
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Electronic Trading as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Electronic Trading in Scotland

Electronic Trading
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electronic Trading in Scotland.

Salary trend for Electronic Trading in Scotland

Electronic Trading
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronic Trading within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 4 £42,500 -
Glasgow -16 3 - -
Electronic Trading
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Electronic Trading 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 Electronic Trading.

1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Derivative
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (28.57%) Cash Management
4 2 (28.57%) Fund Management
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Defect Management
4 2 (28.57%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) Murex
4 2 (28.57%) Calypso
4 2 (28.57%) Cognizant
4 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 2 (28.57%) Fixed Income
4 2 (28.57%) Equities
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

Electronic Trading
Co-occurring 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:

General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Automation Tester
1 4 (57.14%) Software Tester
1 4 (57.14%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++/Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Python Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Derivative
2 2 (28.57%) Equities
2 2 (28.57%) Fixed Income
2 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Cash Management
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Defect Management
2 2 (28.57%) Fund Management
2 2 (28.57%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Calypso
1 2 (28.57%) Cognizant
1 2 (28.57%) Murex
1 2 (28.57%) Salesforce.com