Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Reuters products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Reuters over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Reuters Group PLC.

Reuters
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 219 - 228
Rank change year-on-year - +228 +17
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 6 0 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.11% - 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% - 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 - -
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Reuters is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2279 2361 2631
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.78% 45.70% 40.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1425 1713
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £58,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

Reuters
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Reuters in Scotland

Reuters
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Reuters in Scotland

Reuters
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Reuters in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Reuters in Scotland

Reuters
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reuters within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 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
Glasgow - 6 £55,000 -
Reuters
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Reuters 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 Reuters.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) Maven
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Coherence
2 5 (83.33%) JMS
2 5 (83.33%) IntelliJ
2 5 (83.33%) JUnit
2 5 (83.33%) JDBC
2 5 (83.33%) SOAP
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Multithreading
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (83.33%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Concurrent Programming
3 4 (66.67%) IBM
3 4 (66.67%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (50.00%) Banking
4 3 (50.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (33.33%) Degree

Reuters
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Coherence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) IntelliJ
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (83.33%) JIRA
1 5 (83.33%) JUnit
1 5 (83.33%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) JDBC
2 5 (83.33%) JMS
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) SOAP
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Concurrent Programming
1 5 (83.33%) Multithreading
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
1 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Component Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Straight-Through Processing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft