The table below looks at the statistics for Electronic Trading skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronic Trading over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Trading
Rank 246 221 211
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -10
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 71 101 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.68% 0.89% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 1.08% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 44 82 97
Average salary £65,000 £75,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £97,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-36.84% +5.55%
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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8813 9338 8853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 84.30% 82.65% 80.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7404 7798 7845
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,177 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

Electronic Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Electronic Trading Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Electronic Trading
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Electronic Trading Salary Trend in the City of London

Electronic Trading
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronic Trading across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Electronic Trading Salary Histogram in the City of London

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 66 (47.83%) SQL
1 66 (47.83%) Finance
2 53 (38.41%) Front Office
3 51 (36.96%) Java
4 50 (36.23%) Equities
5 48 (34.78%) Windows
6 34 (24.64%) Relational Database
7 33 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
7 33 (23.91%) Fixed Income
8 32 (23.19%) Multithreading
9 27 (19.57%) UNIX
9 27 (19.57%) RDBMS
10 26 (18.84%) Risk Management
10 26 (18.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 26 (18.84%) Low Latency
11 25 (18.12%) Linux
11 25 (18.12%) Banking
12 22 (15.94%) FIX Protocol
12 22 (15.94%) Project Management
13 20 (14.49%) SQL Server
14 19 (13.77%) TIBCO
14 19 (13.77%) Derivative
14 19 (13.77%) Degree
15 16 (11.59%) C#
15 16 (11.59%) Python
15 16 (11.59%) ION Trading
15 16 (11.59%) ION MarketView
16 14 (10.14%) Oracle
16 14 (10.14%) Investment Banking
16 14 (10.14%) Agile Software Development

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 5 (3.62%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (1.45%) Confluence
2 2 (1.45%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.72%) Apache
3 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (3.62%) MS Office
2 4 (2.90%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (11.59%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.72%) 3000 Xtra
2 1 (0.72%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.70%) Firewall
2 8 (5.80%) Multicast
3 5 (3.62%) SNMP
4 4 (2.90%) WAN
5 3 (2.17%) LAN
5 3 (2.17%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.17%) VPN
5 3 (2.17%) SAN
5 3 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.45%) WAAS
6 2 (1.45%) IPv6
6 2 (1.45%) Internet
6 2 (1.45%) MPLS
6 2 (1.45%) OSPF
6 2 (1.45%) BGP
6 2 (1.45%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.45%) VoIP
7 1 (0.72%) SMTP
7 1 (0.72%) DHCP
7 1 (0.72%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (24.64%) Relational Database
2 27 (19.57%) RDBMS
3 20 (14.49%) SQL Server
4 9 (6.52%) MySQL
5 6 (4.35%) KDB
6 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.90%) OLAP
7 2 (1.45%) JasperReports
7 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.72%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (2.17%) Subversion
1 3 (2.17%) JIRA
2 2 (1.45%) jMock
2 2 (1.45%) Hamcrest
2 2 (1.45%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (0.72%) JUnit
3 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.72%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.72%) Calabash
General
1 66 (47.83%) Finance
2 53 (38.41%) Front Office
3 25 (18.12%) Banking
4 14 (10.14%) Investment Banking
5 10 (7.25%) Back Office
6 5 (3.62%) Financial Institution
7 4 (2.90%) Retail
8 2 (1.45%) Multimedia
8 2 (1.45%) Law
9 1 (0.72%) Wholesale Banking
9 1 (0.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (36.23%) Analyst
2 34 (24.64%) Developer
3 23 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 18 (13.04%) Java Analyst Programmer
4 18 (13.04%) Analyst Programmer
4 18 (13.04%) Programmer
4 18 (13.04%) Java Programmer
5 15 (10.87%) Applications Support
6 11 (7.97%) Support Analyst
7 10 (7.25%) Business Analyst
7 10 (7.25%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (4.35%) C# Developer
10 5 (3.62%) Applications Support Analyst
10 5 (3.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (3.62%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.62%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.62%) Operations Engineer
10 5 (3.62%) Voice Engineer
11 4 (2.90%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (15.94%) FIX Protocol
2 11 (7.97%) Middleware
3 7 (5.07%) XML
3 7 (5.07%) Rendezvous
4 5 (3.62%) WPF
5 4 (2.90%) FpML
5 4 (2.90%) Spring
5 4 (2.90%) XSD
5 4 (2.90%) XSLT
5 4 (2.90%) .NET
6 3 (2.17%) SOAP
6 3 (2.17%) JNI
6 3 (2.17%) HTML
6 3 (2.17%) JMS
6 3 (2.17%) LINQ
7 2 (1.45%) Silverlight
7 2 (1.45%) WinForms
7 2 (1.45%) Apache Flex
7 2 (1.45%) HTML5
7 2 (1.45%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 50 (36.23%) Equities
2 33 (23.91%) Fixed Income
2 33 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (18.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 19 (13.77%) Derivative
5 9 (6.52%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.90%) Open Source
7 3 (2.17%) Hedge funds
7 3 (2.17%) Robotics
8 2 (1.45%) User Experience
8 2 (1.45%) Wiki
8 2 (1.45%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.45%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.72%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.72%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.72%) Physics
9 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.72%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.72%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 48 (34.78%) Windows
2 27 (19.57%) UNIX
3 25 (18.12%) Linux
4 7 (5.07%) Windows XP
5 5 (3.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.90%) Windows Vista
7 3 (2.17%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.19%) Multithreading
2 26 (18.84%) Risk Management
2 26 (18.84%) Low Latency
3 22 (15.94%) Project Management
4 14 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (9.42%) Algorithmic Trading
6 8 (5.80%) E-Commerce
7 7 (5.07%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (5.07%) Service Delivery
8 6 (4.35%) Migration
8 6 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (4.35%) Problem Management
9 5 (3.62%) Capacity Management
9 5 (3.62%) Business Analysis
10 4 (2.90%) TDD
10 4 (2.90%) Asset Management
10 4 (2.90%) OO
10 4 (2.90%) Data Modelling
11 3 (2.17%) Software Engineering
11 3 (2.17%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (47.83%) SQL
2 51 (36.96%) Java
3 16 (11.59%) C#
3 16 (11.59%) Python
4 11 (7.97%) C++
5 10 (7.25%) Perl
6 5 (3.62%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.90%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.17%) C
8 3 (2.17%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.45%) Ruby
10 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.72%) sed
10 1 (0.72%) AWK
10 1 (0.72%) PHP
10 1 (0.72%) VB
10 1 (0.72%) VBA
10 1 (0.72%) VC++
10 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (13.77%) Degree
2 4 (2.90%) PMP
2 4 (2.90%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.72%) JNCIA
3 1 (0.72%) CCNA
3 1 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.72%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.90%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.72%) KVM
2 1 (0.72%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (5.07%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (1.45%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (1.45%) Puppet
3 1 (0.72%) CFEngine
3 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.72%) Nagios
3 1 (0.72%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (13.77%) TIBCO
2 16 (11.59%) ION Trading
3 14 (10.14%) Oracle
4 8 (5.80%) Splunk
5 7 (5.07%) Red Hat
5 7 (5.07%) Bloomberg
5 7 (5.07%) Cisco
5 7 (5.07%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.35%) Verint
6 6 (4.35%) VMware
6 6 (4.35%) MarketAxess
7 5 (3.62%) Reuters
8 3 (2.17%) Symantec
8 3 (2.17%) Tradeweb
9 2 (1.45%) DevExpress
9 2 (1.45%) 29West
9 2 (1.45%) Caplin
9 2 (1.45%) Google
9 2 (1.45%) Syncfusion
9 2 (1.45%) CyberTech
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