The first table below looks at the demand for FIX Protocol skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FIX Protocol over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 119 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.053% 0.100% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
550 669 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.01% 33.30% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 484 609 513
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £77,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
FIX Protocol
West Midlands

FIX Protocol
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FIX Protocol across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

FIX Protocol Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

FIX Protocol
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

FIX Protocol Salary Trend in Birmingham

FIX Protocol
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing FIX Protocol also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FIX Protocol.

1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
5 1 (16.67%) Front Office
5 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (16.67%) Equities
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) Java

FIX Protocol
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing FIX Protocol also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FIX Protocol. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Front Office
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Applications Support
2 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Java