The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fixed Income in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fixed Income over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fixed Income
Rank 20 24 38
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 9 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.88% 1.36% 1.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.39% 2.99% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £100,000 - £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-29.16% +33.33%
Fixed Income
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
79 67 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 51.63% 45.58% 68.60%
Number of salaries quoted 64 58 132
Average salary £65,000 £72,500 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% -19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £39,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £110,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Fixed Income
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Fixed Income across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Fixed Income Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Fixed Income
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Fixed Income Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Fixed Income
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fixed Income across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Fixed Income Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income.

1 20 (83.33%) Finance
2 14 (58.33%) Degree
3 13 (54.17%) SQL
4 12 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 11 (45.83%) Derivative
6 10 (41.67%) French Language
6 10 (41.67%) Back Office
6 10 (41.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (37.50%) Java
7 9 (37.50%) Analytics
8 8 (33.33%) Test Automation
9 7 (29.17%) Cash Management
9 7 (29.17%) Equities
9 7 (29.17%) Banking
10 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
10 6 (25.00%) C++
11 5 (20.83%) Perl
11 5 (20.83%) UNIX
11 5 (20.83%) Linux
12 4 (16.67%) OO
12 4 (16.67%) XML
12 4 (16.67%) XSLT
12 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
12 4 (16.67%) RDBMS
12 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 4 (16.67%) C#
12 4 (16.67%) Oracle
12 4 (16.67%) Investment Banking
12 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 4 (16.67%) Big Data
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.50%) DB2
3 2 (8.33%) Impala
3 2 (8.33%) KDB
3 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.33%) Apache Hive
3 2 (8.33%) HBase
General
1 20 (83.33%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) Back Office
2 10 (41.67%) French Language
3 7 (29.17%) Banking
4 4 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 2 (8.33%) Front Office
6 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
1 10 (41.67%) Business Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Junior
3 3 (12.50%) Junior Business Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) C++ Developer
4 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.33%) WPF Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Strategy Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) XML
1 4 (16.67%) XSLT
1 4 (16.67%) WPF
2 3 (12.50%) Middleware
3 2 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 11 (45.83%) Derivative
3 9 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (29.17%) Equities
5 4 (16.67%) Credit Risk
5 4 (16.67%) Visualisation
6 3 (12.50%) Reference Data
7 2 (8.33%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) UNIX
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Analytics
2 8 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 7 (29.17%) Cash Management
4 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (16.67%) Migration
5 4 (16.67%) OO
5 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.67%) BDD
5 4 (16.67%) Functional Programming
5 4 (16.67%) Time Management
5 4 (16.67%) SDLC
6 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
7 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
7 2 (8.33%) Electronic Trading
7 2 (8.33%) Greeks
7 2 (8.33%) Market Making
7 2 (8.33%) Change Control
8 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) Java
3 6 (25.00%) C++
4 5 (20.83%) Perl
5 4 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (8.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) Postgraduate
3 1 (4.17%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Apache Flume
1 2 (8.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Oozie
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Sybase