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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Trading
Rank 235 236 223
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 72 106 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.68% 0.84% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.02% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 49 93 95
Average salary £67,500 £72,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,500 £97,500 £93,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
8977 10428 9652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.30% 82.83% 80.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7551 8692 8425
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 67 (48.91%) SQL
2 61 (44.53%) Finance
3 55 (40.15%) Front Office
4 53 (38.69%) Java
5 47 (34.31%) Equities
6 39 (28.47%) Windows
7 35 (25.55%) Relational Database
8 34 (24.82%) Multithreading
9 33 (24.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 31 (22.63%) Analytical Skills
11 29 (21.17%) Low Latency
11 29 (21.17%) UNIX
12 28 (20.44%) RDBMS
12 28 (20.44%) Fixed Income
13 25 (18.25%) Banking
14 24 (17.52%) Risk Management
15 22 (16.06%) Project Management
15 22 (16.06%) Linux
16 21 (15.33%) TIBCO
17 20 (14.60%) Derivative
17 20 (14.60%) Degree
18 19 (13.87%) SQL Server
19 18 (13.14%) Python
19 18 (13.14%) FIX Protocol
20 16 (11.68%) ION Trading
20 16 (11.68%) Investment Banking
20 16 (11.68%) ION MarketView
20 16 (11.68%) C#
21 13 (9.49%) C++
21 13 (9.49%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (1.46%) Confluence
2 1 (0.73%) Apache
2 1 (0.73%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (4.38%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.19%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.46%) MS Office
4 1 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (11.68%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.30%) Firewall
2 6 (4.38%) Multicast
3 3 (2.19%) VPN
3 3 (2.19%) LAN
3 3 (2.19%) WAN
3 3 (2.19%) SNMP
4 2 (1.46%) Internet
5 1 (0.73%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.73%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.73%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (25.55%) Relational Database
2 28 (20.44%) RDBMS
3 19 (13.87%) SQL Server
4 9 (6.57%) MySQL
5 4 (2.92%) OLAP
5 4 (2.92%) KDB
5 4 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.46%) JasperReports
6 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.73%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (6.57%) JIRA
2 2 (1.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.46%) Subversion
3 1 (0.73%) JUnit
3 1 (0.73%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.73%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.73%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.73%) Calabash
General
1 61 (44.53%) Finance
2 55 (40.15%) Front Office
3 25 (18.25%) Banking
4 16 (11.68%) Investment Banking
5 9 (6.57%) Back Office
6 6 (4.38%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.19%) Retail
8 2 (1.46%) Multimedia
8 2 (1.46%) Law
9 1 (0.73%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (38.69%) Analyst
2 34 (24.82%) Developer
3 25 (18.25%) Java Developer
4 19 (13.87%) Java Analyst Programmer
4 19 (13.87%) Analyst Programmer
4 19 (13.87%) Programmer
4 19 (13.87%) Java Programmer
5 15 (10.95%) Applications Support
5 15 (10.95%) Business Analyst
6 11 (8.03%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (5.84%) Support Analyst
8 6 (4.38%) Project Manager
8 6 (4.38%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (3.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (3.65%) C# Developer
9 5 (3.65%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (3.65%) Voice Engineer
10 4 (2.92%) Senior Developer
11 3 (2.19%) .NET Developer
11 3 (2.19%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.14%) FIX Protocol
2 10 (7.30%) Rendezvous
2 10 (7.30%) Middleware
3 8 (5.84%) TIBCO EMS
4 7 (5.11%) XML
5 5 (3.65%) JMS
6 4 (2.92%) FpML
6 4 (2.92%) XSD
6 4 (2.92%) XSLT
6 4 (2.92%) .NET
6 4 (2.92%) WPF
7 3 (2.19%) Ultra Messaging
7 3 (2.19%) JNI
8 2 (1.46%) Ajax
8 2 (1.46%) WinForms
8 2 (1.46%) Spring
8 2 (1.46%) J2EE
8 2 (1.46%) SOAP
8 2 (1.46%) HTML5
8 2 (1.46%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 47 (34.31%) Equities
2 33 (24.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 31 (22.63%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (20.44%) Fixed Income
5 20 (14.60%) Derivative
6 13 (9.49%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.92%) Open Source
8 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.46%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.46%) Physics
9 2 (1.46%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.46%) Wiki
9 2 (1.46%) User Experience
9 2 (1.46%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.46%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.73%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.73%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.73%) Contract for Difference
10 1 (0.73%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 39 (28.47%) Windows
2 29 (21.17%) UNIX
3 22 (16.06%) Linux
4 5 (3.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.19%) Windows XP
5 3 (2.19%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.73%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.82%) Multithreading
2 29 (21.17%) Low Latency
3 24 (17.52%) Risk Management
4 22 (16.06%) Project Management
5 12 (8.76%) Algorithmic Trading
6 11 (8.03%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (7.30%) Business Analysis
8 9 (6.57%) E-Commerce
9 8 (5.84%) Problem Management
10 7 (5.11%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (5.11%) Service Delivery
11 6 (4.38%) Migration
11 6 (4.38%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (3.65%) Capacity Management
13 4 (2.92%) Straight-Through Processing
13 4 (2.92%) Analytics
13 4 (2.92%) Requirements Management
13 4 (2.92%) OO
13 4 (2.92%) Data Modelling
14 3 (2.19%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 67 (48.91%) SQL
2 53 (38.69%) Java
3 18 (13.14%) Python
4 16 (11.68%) C#
5 13 (9.49%) C++
6 10 (7.30%) Perl
7 6 (4.38%) C
8 4 (2.92%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.92%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.92%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.46%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.46%) Ruby
10 1 (0.73%) Korn
10 1 (0.73%) R
10 1 (0.73%) sed
10 1 (0.73%) VB
10 1 (0.73%) AWK
10 1 (0.73%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (14.60%) Degree
2 4 (2.92%) PMP
2 4 (2.92%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.19%) ISEB
4 1 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.73%) RHCE
4 1 (0.73%) CCNA
4 1 (0.73%) ACCA
4 1 (0.73%) CISA
4 1 (0.73%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.73%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (5.11%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (1.46%) Puppet
3 1 (0.73%) CFEngine
3 1 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.73%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.73%) Nagios
3 1 (0.73%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (15.33%) TIBCO
2 16 (11.68%) ION Trading
3 13 (9.49%) Oracle
4 8 (5.84%) Splunk
5 6 (4.38%) Verint
6 4 (2.92%) MarketAxess
6 4 (2.92%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.92%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.19%) Reuters
7 3 (2.19%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.46%) VMware
8 2 (1.46%) Sybase
8 2 (1.46%) Cisco
8 2 (1.46%) Avaya
8 2 (1.46%) Software AG
8 2 (1.46%) Caplin
8 2 (1.46%) Syncfusion
8 2 (1.46%) DevExpress
8 2 (1.46%) CyberTech
8 2 (1.46%) ServiceNow
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