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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Trading (eTrading)
Rank 203 212 203
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 49 107 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.75% 1.07% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.21% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 38 91 144
Median salary £65,000 £70,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £52,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £110,000 £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
5879 8814 10872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 90.14% 87.74% 85.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5367 7471 9098
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 £39,000 £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 26 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 26 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 73 (55.30%) Java
2 57 (43.18%) Low Latency
3 53 (40.15%) FIX Protocol
4 52 (39.39%) Unix
5 49 (37.12%) Finance
6 48 (36.36%) Linux
7 46 (34.85%) Banking
8 41 (31.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 39 (29.55%) Front Office
10 35 (26.52%) C++
11 34 (25.76%) Python
12 31 (23.48%) Fixed Income
12 31 (23.48%) Windows
13 29 (21.97%) SQL
14 27 (20.45%) Equities
14 27 (20.45%) Investment Banking
15 20 (15.15%) C#
15 20 (15.15%) Bash Shell
16 19 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
17 18 (13.64%) .NET
18 15 (11.36%) Multithreading
19 14 (10.61%) QA
19 14 (10.61%) Apache Flex
19 14 (10.61%) Microsoft
20 13 (9.85%) Firewall
20 13 (9.85%) Maven
21 12 (9.09%) KDB
21 12 (9.09%) WAN
21 12 (9.09%) LAN
21 12 (9.09%) Solaris

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 4 (3.03%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.85%) Firewall
2 12 (9.09%) LAN
2 12 (9.09%) 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%) IGMP
7 1 (0.76%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.09%) KDB
2 6 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.03%) Tick Data
4 3 (2.27%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.76%) DB2
6 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (9.85%) Maven
2 11 (8.33%) Ant
2 11 (8.33%) Subversion
3 6 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.03%) Eclipse
4 4 (3.03%) JUnit
4 4 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (3.03%) TeamCity
4 4 (3.03%) YourKit
5 2 (1.52%) GCC
5 2 (1.52%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 49 (37.12%) Finance
2 46 (34.85%) Banking
3 39 (29.55%) Front Office
4 27 (20.45%) Investment Banking
5 9 (6.82%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.27%) Back Office
7 1 (0.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 57 (43.18%) Developer
2 33 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 21 (15.91%) Analyst
4 19 (14.39%) Senior Developer
5 18 (13.64%) C++ Developer
6 17 (12.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 17 (12.88%) Support Analyst
7 12 (9.09%) Applications Support
7 12 (9.09%) FIX Analyst
7 12 (9.09%) FIX Support Analyst
8 11 (8.33%) Electronic Trading Support
9 9 (6.82%) Low Latency C++ Developer
9 9 (6.82%) Release Engineer
10 8 (6.06%) Applications Engineer
10 8 (6.06%) Architect
10 8 (6.06%) C++/Java Developer
10 8 (6.06%) Low Latency Java Developer
10 8 (6.06%) Senior C++ Developer
11 7 (5.30%) Electronic Trading Developer
11 7 (5.30%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (40.15%) FIX Protocol
2 18 (13.64%) .NET
3 14 (10.61%) Apache Flex
4 11 (8.33%) SOAP
4 11 (8.33%) XML
5 6 (4.55%) Rendezvous
6 4 (3.03%) MAPI
7 2 (1.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (1.52%) STL
7 2 (1.52%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (1.52%) WPF
8 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.76%) .NET Remoting
8 1 (0.76%) Backbone.js
8 1 (0.76%) Ember.js
8 1 (0.76%) jQuery
8 1 (0.76%) Kafka
8 1 (0.76%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (0.76%) Ultra Messaging
8 1 (0.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (31.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 31 (23.48%) Fixed Income
3 27 (20.45%) Equities
4 19 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (8.33%) Derivative
6 10 (7.58%) Computer Science
7 8 (6.06%) Algorithms
8 7 (5.30%) Mathematics
9 6 (4.55%) Hedge funds
10 5 (3.79%) Visualisation
11 3 (2.27%) Data Structures
11 3 (2.27%) Physics
12 2 (1.52%) Equity Risk
12 2 (1.52%) Grid Computing
12 2 (1.52%) HP StoreVirtual
12 2 (1.52%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 2 (1.52%) N-Tier
12 2 (1.52%) Statistics
13 1 (0.76%) Equity Derivative
13 1 (0.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 52 (39.39%) Unix
2 48 (36.36%) Linux
3 31 (23.48%) Windows
4 12 (9.09%) Solaris
5 9 (6.82%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.52%) CentOS
7 2 (1.52%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (43.18%) Low Latency
2 15 (11.36%) Multithreading
3 11 (8.33%) Algorithmic Trading
3 11 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 9 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (6.82%) Analytics
4 9 (6.82%) Build Automation
4 9 (6.82%) Change Control
4 9 (6.82%) Release Management
4 9 (6.82%) Risk Management
4 9 (6.82%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 9 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (6.06%) ITIL
6 7 (5.30%) Market Making
7 6 (4.55%) SDLC
8 5 (3.79%) Project Management
8 5 (3.79%) Unit Testing
8 5 (3.79%) Web Development
9 4 (3.03%) Asset Management
9 4 (3.03%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 73 (55.30%) Java
2 35 (26.52%) C++
3 34 (25.76%) Python
4 29 (21.97%) SQL
5 20 (15.15%) Bash Shell
5 20 (15.15%) C#
6 11 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 11 (8.33%) VB
7 10 (7.58%) T-SQL
8 9 (6.82%) PL/SQL
9 8 (6.06%) MATLAB
10 7 (5.30%) Scala
11 4 (3.03%) Perl
12 3 (2.27%) R
13 2 (1.52%) JavaScript
13 2 (1.52%) PHP
13 2 (1.52%) Ruby
14 1 (0.76%) C
14 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (7.58%) Degree
2 3 (2.27%) PhD
3 1 (0.76%) Brainbench
3 1 (0.76%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.61%) 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%) ITRS Geneos
1 2 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (10.61%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.33%) SunGard
3 9 (6.82%) Perforce
4 8 (6.06%) Oracle
5 6 (4.55%) Sybase
5 6 (4.55%) VMware
6 4 (3.03%) Citrix
6 4 (3.03%) Currenex
6 4 (3.03%) ION Trading
6 4 (3.03%) TIBCO
7 3 (2.27%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.27%) Solace
8 2 (1.52%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.52%) DataSynapse
8 2 (1.52%) HP
8 2 (1.52%) NetApp
8 2 (1.52%) Splunk
9 1 (0.76%) FactSet
9 1 (0.76%) GL TRADE
9 1 (0.76%) Sun
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