The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Trading
Rank 197 182 155
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -27
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 133 140 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.08% 1.17% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.45% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 118 129 177
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,250 £98,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
10075 9670 10211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.48% 80.83% 78.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8289 8459 9297
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Electronic Trading
London

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 July 2014.

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 July 2014, 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.

1 129 (52.87%) Java
2 113 (46.31%) Finance
3 108 (44.26%) Front Office
4 106 (43.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 90 (36.89%) Low Latency
6 76 (31.15%) Multithreading
7 72 (29.51%) Fixed Income
7 72 (29.51%) SQL
8 69 (28.28%) UNIX
9 62 (25.41%) Banking
10 60 (24.59%) Equities
11 57 (23.36%) Linux
12 43 (17.62%) C++
13 40 (16.39%) Investment Banking
14 39 (15.98%) Derivative
15 34 (13.93%) Algorithmic Trading
16 32 (13.11%) FIX Protocol
17 30 (12.30%) Perl
18 27 (11.07%) OO
19 25 (10.25%) Oracle
19 25 (10.25%) Mathematics
20 24 (9.84%) Degree
20 24 (9.84%) Python
21 22 (9.02%) SQL Server
21 22 (9.02%) Windows
22 21 (8.61%) C#
23 17 (6.97%) Software Engineering
23 17 (6.97%) KDB
24 16 (6.56%) QA
25 15 (6.15%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 (0.82%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.41%) MQSeries
Applications
1 7 (2.87%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) LatentZero
2 1 (0.41%) Eikon
2 1 (0.41%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 1 (0.41%) Summit
2 1 (0.41%) RMDS
2 1 (0.41%) Kondor+
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.15%) TCP/IP
2 10 (4.10%) Firewall
3 9 (3.69%) BGP
4 8 (3.28%) WAN
4 8 (3.28%) OSPF
5 7 (2.87%) Multicast
5 7 (2.87%) WAAS
5 7 (2.87%) MPLS
5 7 (2.87%) IPv6
5 7 (2.87%) VoIP
6 3 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (1.23%) HTTP
7 1 (0.41%) VPLS
7 1 (0.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.02%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.97%) KDB
3 6 (2.46%) RDBMS
3 6 (2.46%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.05%) Big Data
4 5 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.05%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.23%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.82%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (2.87%) GCC
1 7 (2.87%) GDB
1 7 (2.87%) Maven
2 4 (1.64%) JUnit
2 4 (1.64%) jMock
2 4 (1.64%) Subversion
2 4 (1.64%) Hamcrest
2 4 (1.64%) Apache Ivy
3 3 (1.23%) JIRA
4 2 (0.82%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.82%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.82%) Ant
5 1 (0.41%) Mockito
General
1 113 (46.31%) Finance
2 108 (44.26%) Front Office
3 62 (25.41%) Banking
4 40 (16.39%) Investment Banking
5 10 (4.10%) Back Office
5 10 (4.10%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.23%) Games
6 3 (1.23%) Marketing
6 3 (1.23%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.82%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (0.82%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.41%) Retail
8 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.41%) French Language
8 1 (0.41%) Legal
8 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 125 (51.23%) Developer
2 85 (34.84%) Java Developer
3 39 (15.98%) Applications Support
4 37 (15.16%) Analyst
5 33 (13.52%) Senior Developer
6 23 (9.43%) Senior Java Developer
7 15 (6.15%) Support Analyst
8 12 (4.92%) C++ Developer
9 11 (4.51%) Business Analyst
10 10 (4.10%) Applications Support Analyst
11 8 (3.28%) C# Developer
12 7 (2.87%) Support Engineer
12 7 (2.87%) Project Manager
13 5 (2.05%) WPF Developer
13 5 (2.05%) Python Developer
13 5 (2.05%) Support Specialist
14 4 (1.64%) Front Office Developer
14 4 (1.64%) Technical Support
14 4 (1.64%) Systems Analyst
14 4 (1.64%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (13.11%) FIX Protocol
2 15 (6.15%) Spring
3 13 (5.33%) XML
4 11 (4.51%) Rendezvous
5 9 (3.69%) .NET
6 7 (2.87%) XML Messaging
6 7 (2.87%) WPF
6 7 (2.87%) Middleware
7 6 (2.46%) WinForms
8 5 (2.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 5 (2.05%) STL
9 4 (1.64%) Hibernate
9 4 (1.64%) OSGi
10 3 (1.23%) Java SE
10 3 (1.23%) WCF
10 3 (1.23%) JMS
10 3 (1.23%) HTML
11 2 (0.82%) J2EE
11 2 (0.82%) EJB
11 2 (0.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 106 (43.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 72 (29.51%) Fixed Income
3 60 (24.59%) Equities
4 39 (15.98%) Derivative
5 25 (10.25%) Mathematics
6 14 (5.74%) Computer Science
7 8 (3.28%) Physics
7 8 (3.28%) Open Source
8 7 (2.87%) Hedge funds
9 6 (2.46%) Equity Derivative
9 6 (2.46%) Statistics
10 4 (1.64%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.64%) DTCC
11 2 (0.82%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.82%) Credit Derivative
11 2 (0.82%) SWIFT
12 1 (0.41%) Economics
12 1 (0.41%) Spread Betting
12 1 (0.41%) VWAP
12 1 (0.41%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 69 (28.28%) UNIX
2 57 (23.36%) Linux
3 22 (9.02%) Windows
4 6 (2.46%) Solaris
5 5 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (36.89%) Low Latency
2 76 (31.15%) Multithreading
3 34 (13.93%) Algorithmic Trading
4 27 (11.07%) OO
5 17 (6.97%) Software Engineering
6 13 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (4.92%) Project Management
8 10 (4.10%) Network Architecture
9 9 (3.69%) TDD
9 9 (3.69%) Business Analysis
9 9 (3.69%) E-Commerce
10 8 (3.28%) Risk Management
10 8 (3.28%) Analytics
11 6 (2.46%) Investment Management
12 5 (2.05%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (2.05%) OOP
12 5 (2.05%) OOA/OOD
13 4 (1.64%) Service Delivery
13 4 (1.64%) E-business
13 4 (1.64%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 129 (52.87%) Java
2 72 (29.51%) SQL
3 43 (17.62%) C++
4 30 (12.30%) Perl
5 24 (9.84%) Python
6 21 (8.61%) C#
7 13 (5.33%) Shell Script
7 13 (5.33%) VBA
8 11 (4.51%) Bash Shell
9 7 (2.87%) VC++
9 7 (2.87%) JavaScript
10 5 (2.05%) Scala
10 5 (2.05%) C
11 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.82%) VB
12 1 (0.41%) Ruby
12 1 (0.41%) Korn
12 1 (0.41%) C++/CLI
12 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.41%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 24 (9.84%) Degree
2 1 (0.41%) CCVP
2 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.41%) CCIE
2 1 (0.41%) CCIP
2 1 (0.41%) CCNA
2 1 (0.41%) CCDA
2 1 (0.41%) CCDP
2 1 (0.41%) MBA
2 1 (0.41%) CWNA
2 1 (0.41%) CWSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.56%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) EMIR
System Software
1 3 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.41%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (10.25%) Oracle
2 13 (5.33%) Bloomberg
3 12 (4.92%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.92%) Fidessa
3 12 (4.92%) TIBCO
4 9 (3.69%) Sybase
5 8 (3.28%) 29West
6 7 (2.87%) Tradeweb
7 6 (2.46%) MarketAxess
8 5 (2.05%) VMware
8 5 (2.05%) ION Trading
9 4 (1.64%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.64%) Reuters
9 4 (1.64%) Google
10 3 (1.23%) Cisco
10 3 (1.23%) HP
11 2 (0.82%) Charles River
11 2 (0.82%) Citrix
11 2 (0.82%) DevExpress
11 2 (0.82%) Syncfusion
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Salary: £55 - £65 per annum + + Bonus + work from home + Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Aston Carter
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Huxley Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago