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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronic Trading over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Trading (eTrading)
Rank 211 179 197
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +18
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 47 129 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.75% 1.25% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.42% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 35 109 165
Median salary £65,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £111,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £35,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5642 9090 11296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.66% 87.85% 85.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5146 7772 9386
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Electronic Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Electronic Trading as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 June 2016.

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 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing Electronic Trading also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Electronic Trading.

1 64 (48.48%) Java
2 62 (46.97%) Unix
3 60 (45.45%) Linux
4 59 (44.70%) FIX Protocol
5 50 (37.88%) Low Latency
6 43 (32.58%) Finance
7 38 (28.79%) Banking
8 34 (25.76%) Python
8 34 (25.76%) SQL
9 32 (24.24%) Front Office
10 31 (23.48%) Equities
11 30 (22.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 30 (22.73%) C++
12 29 (21.97%) Windows
13 27 (20.45%) Fixed Income
14 20 (15.15%) Investment Banking
14 20 (15.15%) Bash Shell
15 17 (12.88%) Multithreading
16 15 (11.36%) QA
16 15 (11.36%) Microsoft
16 15 (11.36%) Solaris
16 15 (11.36%) XML
17 14 (10.61%) Firewall
17 14 (10.61%) Algorithmic Trading
18 13 (9.85%) Degree
18 13 (9.85%) Maven
18 13 (9.85%) SOAP
18 13 (9.85%) LAN
18 13 (9.85%) WAN
18 13 (9.85%) Analytical Skills

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.52%) MS Office
2 2 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.79%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.61%) Firewall
2 13 (9.85%) LAN
2 13 (9.85%) WAN
3 5 (3.79%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.03%) SAN
5 3 (2.27%) DHCP
5 3 (2.27%) DNS
5 3 (2.27%) Multicast
6 2 (1.52%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.52%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.52%) LDAP
6 2 (1.52%) NAS
6 2 (1.52%) NetScaler
6 2 (1.52%) tcpdump
6 2 (1.52%) VoIP
6 2 (1.52%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.76%) BGP
7 1 (0.76%) HTTP
7 1 (0.76%) IGMP
7 1 (0.76%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.33%) KDB
2 7 (5.30%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.79%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.03%) Tick Data
5 3 (2.27%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.52%) DB2
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 13 (9.85%) Maven
2 11 (8.33%) Ant
3 10 (7.58%) Subversion
4 6 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (3.03%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.52%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.52%) GCC
6 2 (1.52%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.52%) JUnit
6 2 (1.52%) YourKit
7 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (32.58%) Finance
2 38 (28.79%) Banking
3 32 (24.24%) Front Office
4 20 (15.15%) Investment Banking
5 7 (5.30%) Financial Institution
6 4 (3.03%) Back Office
7 2 (1.52%) Legal
8 1 (0.76%) French Language
Job Titles
1 55 (41.67%) Developer
2 27 (20.45%) Java Developer
3 22 (16.67%) Analyst
4 20 (15.15%) C++ Developer
5 19 (14.39%) Support Analyst
6 15 (11.36%) Electronic Trading Support
6 15 (11.36%) FIX Analyst
6 15 (11.36%) FIX Support Analyst
7 14 (10.61%) Senior Developer
8 13 (9.85%) Applications Support
8 13 (9.85%) Senior Java Developer
9 10 (7.58%) Electronic Trading Developer
10 9 (6.82%) Applications Engineer
10 9 (6.82%) Release Engineer
11 8 (6.06%) Unix Support
12 7 (5.30%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
12 7 (5.30%) Exchange Support
12 7 (5.30%) Systems Support
13 6 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
13 6 (4.55%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (44.70%) FIX Protocol
2 15 (11.36%) XML
3 13 (9.85%) SOAP
4 10 (7.58%) .NET
5 6 (4.55%) Apache Flex
6 5 (3.79%) Rendezvous
7 4 (3.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 4 (3.03%) MAPI
7 4 (3.03%) STL
8 2 (1.52%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.52%) Web Services
8 2 (1.52%) XML Schema
8 2 (1.52%) XSL
9 1 (0.76%) CSS
9 1 (0.76%) EJB
9 1 (0.76%) JavaBeans
9 1 (0.76%) JDBC
9 1 (0.76%) JSP
9 1 (0.76%) Middleware
9 1 (0.76%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 31 (23.48%) Equities
2 30 (22.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 27 (20.45%) Fixed Income
4 13 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (9.09%) Computer Science
6 10 (7.58%) Hedge funds
7 9 (6.82%) Algorithms
8 7 (5.30%) Derivative
9 6 (4.55%) Mathematics
10 5 (3.79%) Visualisation
11 3 (2.27%) Data Structures
11 3 (2.27%) Grid Computing
11 3 (2.27%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 3 (2.27%) N-Tier
12 2 (1.52%) Equity Risk
12 2 (1.52%) HP StoreVirtual
12 2 (1.52%) Physics
12 2 (1.52%) Statistics
13 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
13 1 (0.76%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 62 (46.97%) Unix
2 60 (45.45%) Linux
3 29 (21.97%) Windows
4 15 (11.36%) Solaris
5 5 (3.79%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.52%) CentOS
7 2 (1.52%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (37.88%) Low Latency
2 17 (12.88%) Multithreading
3 14 (10.61%) Algorithmic Trading
4 11 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 10 (7.58%) ITIL
5 10 (7.58%) Release Management
5 10 (7.58%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 10 (7.58%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (6.82%) Build Automation
6 9 (6.82%) Change Control
7 8 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (6.06%) Analytics
7 8 (6.06%) Risk Management
8 7 (5.30%) Market Making
9 6 (4.55%) Web Development
10 5 (3.79%) Asset Management
10 5 (3.79%) OO
10 5 (3.79%) Project Management
10 5 (3.79%) SDLC
11 4 (3.03%) Code Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 64 (48.48%) Java
2 34 (25.76%) Python
2 34 (25.76%) SQL
3 30 (22.73%) C++
4 20 (15.15%) Bash Shell
5 12 (9.09%) C#
5 12 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 12 (9.09%) VB
6 10 (7.58%) T-SQL
7 9 (6.82%) Perl
7 9 (6.82%) PL/SQL
8 8 (6.06%) MATLAB
9 4 (3.03%) C
10 3 (2.27%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.27%) R
10 3 (2.27%) Ruby
10 3 (2.27%) Scala
11 2 (1.52%) PHP
11 2 (1.52%) XPath
12 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (9.85%) Degree
2 3 (2.27%) PhD
3 2 (1.52%) Brainbench
4 1 (0.76%) RHCE
4 1 (0.76%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.36%) QA
2 2 (1.52%) MiFID
2 2 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.52%) NFS
2 2 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.52%) Puppet
2 1 (0.76%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 15 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.09%) SunGard
3 10 (7.58%) Oracle
4 9 (6.82%) Perforce
5 7 (5.30%) Sybase
6 6 (4.55%) VMware
7 5 (3.79%) ION Trading
8 4 (3.03%) Citrix
8 4 (3.03%) Currenex
9 3 (2.27%) DataSynapse
9 3 (2.27%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.27%) Sun
9 3 (2.27%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.52%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.52%) HP
10 2 (1.52%) NetApp
10 2 (1.52%) Solace
10 2 (1.52%) Splunk
11 1 (0.76%) Calypso
11 1 (0.76%) FactSet
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