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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Trading (eTrading)
Rank 209 211 191
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -20
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 52 112 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.75% 1.07% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.23% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 40 90 144
Median salary £66,250 £67,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.85% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £51,550 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £66,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-32.07% +32.50%
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
6239 9139 10772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.64% 87.46% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5634 7679 8993
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
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 6 May 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 6 May 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 86 (58.90%) Java
2 67 (45.89%) Low Latency
3 55 (37.67%) Banking
4 54 (36.99%) Finance
4 54 (36.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 50 (34.25%) C++
6 49 (33.56%) FIX Protocol
7 48 (32.88%) Unix
8 46 (31.51%) Front Office
9 43 (29.45%) Linux
10 38 (26.03%) Python
11 37 (25.34%) Investment Banking
12 35 (23.97%) Fixed Income
13 33 (22.60%) Equities
14 32 (21.92%) Windows
15 29 (19.86%) C#
15 29 (19.86%) SQL
16 27 (18.49%) .NET
17 24 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
18 21 (14.38%) Multithreading
18 21 (14.38%) Bash Shell
19 20 (13.70%) Apache Flex
20 17 (11.64%) QA
21 14 (9.59%) Microsoft
22 13 (8.90%) Solaris
22 13 (8.90%) Firewall
22 13 (8.90%) Computer Science
22 13 (8.90%) Algorithmic Trading
22 13 (8.90%) Maven
22 13 (8.90%) Derivative

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 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.37%) MS Office
2 2 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.90%) Firewall
2 9 (6.16%) LAN
2 9 (6.16%) WAN
3 4 (2.74%) SAN
4 3 (2.05%) DHCP
4 3 (2.05%) DNS
4 3 (2.05%) Multicast
4 3 (2.05%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (1.37%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.37%) LDAP
5 2 (1.37%) NAS
5 2 (1.37%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.37%) tcpdump
5 2 (1.37%) VoIP
5 2 (1.37%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.68%) BGP
6 1 (0.68%) IGMP
6 1 (0.68%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.90%) KDB
2 6 (4.11%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.05%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.05%) Tick Data
4 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.68%) DB2
5 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (8.90%) Maven
2 12 (8.22%) Subversion
3 11 (7.53%) Ant
4 6 (4.11%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.42%) Eclipse
5 5 (3.42%) JUnit
5 5 (3.42%) YourKit
6 4 (2.74%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (2.74%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.37%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.37%) FitNesse
8 2 (1.37%) GCC
8 2 (1.37%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.37%) Selenium
8 2 (1.37%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.68%) GDB
General
1 55 (37.67%) Banking
2 54 (36.99%) Finance
3 46 (31.51%) Front Office
4 37 (25.34%) Investment Banking
5 9 (6.16%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.37%) Back Office
7 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 70 (47.95%) Developer
2 40 (27.40%) Java Developer
3 23 (15.75%) Senior Developer
4 22 (15.07%) Analyst
4 22 (15.07%) C++ Developer
5 18 (12.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 15 (10.27%) Support Analyst
7 11 (7.53%) Architect
7 11 (7.53%) Electronic Trading Support
7 11 (7.53%) FIX Analyst
7 11 (7.53%) FIX Support Analyst
7 11 (7.53%) Low Latency C++ Developer
8 10 (6.85%) Applications Support
8 10 (6.85%) Senior C++ Developer
8 10 (6.85%) Senior Systems Developer
8 10 (6.85%) Technical Architect
9 9 (6.16%) C++/Java Developer
9 9 (6.16%) Low Latency Java Developer
9 9 (6.16%) Release Engineer
10 8 (5.48%) Electronic Trading Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (33.56%) FIX Protocol
2 27 (18.49%) .NET
3 20 (13.70%) Apache Flex
4 10 (6.85%) SOAP
4 10 (6.85%) XML
5 8 (5.48%) Rendezvous
6 5 (3.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 4 (2.74%) MAPI
7 4 (2.74%) STL
7 4 (2.74%) TIBCO EMS
8 3 (2.05%) Web Services
9 2 (1.37%) Gherkin
9 2 (1.37%) WPF
10 1 (0.68%) Backbone.js
10 1 (0.68%) Ember.js
10 1 (0.68%) jQuery
10 1 (0.68%) Kafka
10 1 (0.68%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (0.68%) Pthreads
10 1 (0.68%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 54 (36.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 35 (23.97%) Fixed Income
3 33 (22.60%) Equities
4 24 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (8.90%) Computer Science
5 13 (8.90%) Derivative
6 9 (6.16%) Hedge funds
6 9 (6.16%) Mathematics
7 8 (5.48%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.74%) Visualisation
9 3 (2.05%) Data Structures
9 3 (2.05%) N-Tier
9 3 (2.05%) Physics
9 3 (2.05%) Statistics
10 2 (1.37%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.37%) Contract for Difference
10 2 (1.37%) Credit Derivative
10 2 (1.37%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (1.37%) Equity Risk
10 2 (1.37%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 48 (32.88%) Unix
2 43 (29.45%) Linux
3 32 (21.92%) Windows
4 13 (8.90%) Solaris
5 8 (5.48%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.37%) CentOS
7 2 (1.37%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (45.89%) Low Latency
2 21 (14.38%) Multithreading
3 13 (8.90%) Algorithmic Trading
4 12 (8.22%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 11 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (7.53%) Configuration Management
5 11 (7.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (6.85%) Risk Management
7 9 (6.16%) Analytics
7 9 (6.16%) Build Automation
7 9 (6.16%) Change Control
7 9 (6.16%) Release Management
8 8 (5.48%) ITIL
8 8 (5.48%) SDLC
9 7 (4.79%) Market Making
9 7 (4.79%) OO
10 6 (4.11%) E-Commerce
10 6 (4.11%) Unit Testing
11 5 (3.42%) Project Management
11 5 (3.42%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 86 (58.90%) Java
2 50 (34.25%) C++
3 38 (26.03%) Python
4 29 (19.86%) C#
4 29 (19.86%) SQL
5 21 (14.38%) Bash Shell
6 11 (7.53%) Shell Script
6 11 (7.53%) T-SQL
6 11 (7.53%) VB
7 10 (6.85%) Scala
8 9 (6.16%) PL/SQL
9 8 (5.48%) MATLAB
10 3 (2.05%) Perl
10 3 (2.05%) R
11 2 (1.37%) C
11 2 (1.37%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.37%) PHP
11 2 (1.37%) Ruby
12 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.68%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (7.53%) Degree
2 3 (2.05%) PhD
3 1 (0.68%) Brainbench
3 1 (0.68%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.64%) QA
2 2 (1.37%) MiFID
2 2 (1.37%) SDET
2 2 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.37%) NFS
2 2 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.05%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (1.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (9.59%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.53%) SunGard
3 9 (6.16%) Perforce
4 8 (5.48%) Oracle
5 7 (4.79%) Sybase
6 6 (4.11%) TIBCO
7 5 (3.42%) Solace
8 4 (2.74%) Citrix
8 4 (2.74%) Currenex
8 4 (2.74%) VMware
9 3 (2.05%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.37%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.37%) HP
10 2 (1.37%) ION Trading
10 2 (1.37%) NetApp
10 2 (1.37%) Splunk
11 1 (0.68%) Calypso
11 1 (0.68%) FactSet
11 1 (0.68%) Fidessa
11 1 (0.68%) GL TRADE
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