The table below looks at the statistics for Electronic Trading skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronic Trading over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Trading (eTrading)
Rank 29 34 34
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.63% 1.08% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 1.13% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Average salary £47,500 £57,500 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% -36.11%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £65,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-36.53% +30.00%
Electronic Trading
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
117 177 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 73.58% 95.68% 94.58%
Number of salaries quoted 104 142 202
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £78,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Electronic Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Electronic Trading across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Electronic Trading Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Electronic Trading
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electronic Trading across the Canary Wharf region.

Electronic Trading Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Electronic Trading
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Electronic Trading 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 Electronic Trading.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) ION Trading
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Electronic Trading 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 Electronic Trading. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) ION Trading
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com