Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for FIX Protocol skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FIX Protocol over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
UK > Scotland
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 225 225 197
Rank change year-on-year 0 -28 +18
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 1 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.020% 0.091% 0.086%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.047% 0.23% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Scotland median annual salary £70,000 £56,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.89% +13.00% -
UK median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% -3.57% +3.70%

FIX Protocol is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,106 2,222 1,769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 41.63% 40.41% 37.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,419 1,490 1,147
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,725 £28,730
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £59,300
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

FIX Protocol
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing FIX Protocol as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for FIX Protocol in Scotland

FIX Protocol
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for FIX Protocol in Scotland

FIX Protocol
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FIX Protocol within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. 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
Glasgow -7 1 £70,000 +23.89% 2
FIX Protocol
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT jobs citing FIX Protocol also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for FIX Protocol.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Reuters
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (100.00%) GoogleTest
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Concurrent Programming

FIX Protocol
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) GoogleTest
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Concurrent Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Reuters