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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 110 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.28% 0.058% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.00% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+17.28% -22.85%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
502 593 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.67% 34.10% 32.16%
Number of salaries quoted 438 530 439
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 12 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) UNIX
1 17 (100.00%) Finance
1 17 (100.00%) Banking
2 13 (76.47%) Perl
3 7 (41.18%) Bash Shell
3 7 (41.18%) Linux
3 7 (41.18%) Python
4 6 (35.29%) Shell Script
4 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (35.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) Windows

FIX Protocol
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (100.00%) Finance
1 17 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Applications Support
2 4 (23.53%) Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) UNIX
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (35.29%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (76.47%) Perl
3 7 (41.18%) Bash Shell
3 7 (41.18%) Python
4 6 (35.29%) Shell Script