The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for FATCA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FATCA over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 154 146
Permanent jobs citing FATCA 0 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.069% 0.57%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.51% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Median salary - £46,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.90%  
UK excluding London median salary - £53,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +1.90%  

FATCA is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 228 391 452
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 9.66% 13.42% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 130 228 273
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £27,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

FATCA
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing FATCA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for FATCA in Scotland

FATCA
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for FATCA in Scotland