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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 163 160
Rank change year-on-year +18 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 6 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.22% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.52% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Median salary £36,250 - £32,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £60,000 £32,875
% change year-on-year -41.66% +82.50%  

Reuters is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1006 1338 1273
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 37.12% 46.59% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 629 732 832
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Reuters
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Reuters as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +7 3 £55,000 -
Edinburgh -6 3 £35,000 -
Reuters
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Bloomberg
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (42.86%) JMS
3 3 (42.86%) IntelliJ
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) VBA
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) JUnit
3 3 (42.86%) JDBC
3 3 (42.86%) SOAP
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) MATLAB
3 3 (42.86%) Equities
3 3 (42.86%) Fixed Income
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Spring
3 3 (42.86%) Maven
3 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) JSON
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 3 (42.86%) Multithreading

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 3 (42.86%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg TOMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) IntelliJ
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
1 3 (42.86%) JUnit
1 3 (42.86%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) InstallShield
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Data Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Research Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Data Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (42.86%) JDBC
1 3 (42.86%) JMS
1 3 (42.86%) JSON
1 3 (42.86%) REST
1 3 (42.86%) SOAP
1 3 (42.86%) Spring
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
1 3 (42.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Equities
1 3 (42.86%) Fixed Income
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Analytics
1 3 (42.86%) Concurrent Programming
1 3 (42.86%) Fund Management
1 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
1 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
1 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
1 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
1 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Straight-Through Processing
3 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) MATLAB
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VBA
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
1 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Bloomberg
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Charles River
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) FactSet
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) VMware