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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Trading
Rank 231 225 171
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -54
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 107 103 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.84% 0.86% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 1.08% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 94 95 157
Average salary £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £93,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +104.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
10389 9515 10806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.33% 79.67% 78.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8660 8306 9807
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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 23 April 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 23 April 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.

1 140 (57.61%) Finance
2 108 (44.44%) Java
3 100 (41.15%) Front Office
4 81 (33.33%) Low Latency
5 75 (30.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 73 (30.04%) Banking
7 71 (29.22%) Multithreading
8 67 (27.57%) UNIX
9 66 (27.16%) Equities
10 56 (23.05%) Fixed Income
11 55 (22.63%) Derivative
12 54 (22.22%) Linux
13 52 (21.40%) SQL
14 50 (20.58%) Algorithmic Trading
15 47 (19.34%) Investment Banking
16 46 (18.93%) C++
17 37 (15.23%) FIX Protocol
18 34 (13.99%) Degree
19 32 (13.17%) C#
20 26 (10.70%) Perl
21 22 (9.05%) Python
22 21 (8.64%) OO
23 20 (8.23%) Oracle
23 20 (8.23%) Windows
23 20 (8.23%) ITIL
24 19 (7.82%) STL
24 19 (7.82%) E-Commerce
25 18 (7.41%) Financial Institution
25 18 (7.41%) Migration
25 18 (7.41%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 3 (1.23%) WebLogic
2 2 (0.82%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (0.41%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.41%) SmartSockets
Applications
1 5 (2.06%) MS Office
2 1 (0.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) ION MarketView
1 1 (0.41%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.12%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.23%) VPN
2 3 (1.23%) OSPF
2 3 (1.23%) Multicast
3 2 (0.82%) HTTP
3 2 (0.82%) Firewall
4 1 (0.41%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.58%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.12%) KDB
3 4 (1.65%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.23%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.82%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.82%) Big Data
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (4.53%) Maven
2 6 (2.47%) GCC
2 6 (2.47%) GDB
3 5 (2.06%) Subversion
4 4 (1.65%) NUnit
4 4 (1.65%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.82%) JUnit
5 2 (0.82%) Gradle
5 2 (0.82%) Artifactory
5 2 (0.82%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.41%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.41%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.41%) JIRA
6 1 (0.41%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.41%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.41%) Mockito
General
1 140 (57.61%) Finance
2 100 (41.15%) Front Office
3 73 (30.04%) Banking
4 47 (19.34%) Investment Banking
5 18 (7.41%) Financial Institution
6 13 (5.35%) Back Office
7 6 (2.47%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.82%) Games
8 2 (0.82%) Legal
8 2 (0.82%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.82%) Private Banking
8 2 (0.82%) Marketing
8 2 (0.82%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.41%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.41%) French Language
9 1 (0.41%) Advertising
9 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 126 (51.85%) Developer
2 78 (32.10%) Java Developer
3 41 (16.87%) Analyst
4 34 (13.99%) Applications Support
5 23 (9.47%) Support Analyst
6 22 (9.05%) C++ Developer
7 17 (7.00%) Senior Developer
8 15 (6.17%) C# Developer
8 15 (6.17%) Applications Support Analyst
9 13 (5.35%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (2.88%) Quantitative Developer
10 7 (2.88%) Project Manager
10 7 (2.88%) Business Analyst
10 7 (2.88%) WPF Developer
11 6 (2.47%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (2.47%) Support Specialist
11 6 (2.47%) .NET Developer
12 5 (2.06%) Team Leader
12 5 (2.06%) Front Office Developer
12 5 (2.06%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (15.23%) FIX Protocol
2 19 (7.82%) STL
3 16 (6.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 15 (6.17%) Spring
5 14 (5.76%) .NET
6 12 (4.94%) XML
6 12 (4.94%) WPF
7 9 (3.70%) Middleware
8 8 (3.29%) WinForms
9 7 (2.88%) Rendezvous
9 7 (2.88%) Hibernate
10 4 (1.65%) HTML
10 4 (1.65%) HTML5
11 3 (1.23%) LINQ
11 3 (1.23%) Java SE
11 3 (1.23%) WCF
11 3 (1.23%) Swing
11 3 (1.23%) Web Services
12 2 (0.82%) XSD
12 2 (0.82%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 75 (30.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 66 (27.16%) Equities
3 56 (23.05%) Fixed Income
4 55 (22.63%) Derivative
5 18 (7.41%) Computer Science
6 17 (7.00%) Mathematics
7 10 (4.12%) Equity Derivative
8 8 (3.29%) Physics
8 8 (3.29%) Open Source
9 7 (2.88%) Hedge funds
10 5 (2.06%) Statistics
10 5 (2.06%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.65%) Blackberry
12 3 (1.23%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.23%) Credit Derivative
13 2 (0.82%) Economics
13 2 (0.82%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 2 (0.82%) DTCC
13 2 (0.82%) SWIFT
13 2 (0.82%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 67 (27.57%) UNIX
2 54 (22.22%) Linux
3 20 (8.23%) Windows
4 7 (2.88%) Solaris
5 5 (2.06%) Windows XP
6 4 (1.65%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 71 (29.22%) Multithreading
3 50 (20.58%) Algorithmic Trading
4 21 (8.64%) OO
5 20 (8.23%) ITIL
6 19 (7.82%) E-Commerce
7 18 (7.41%) Migration
7 18 (7.41%) Software Engineering
8 16 (6.58%) Business Analysis
8 16 (6.58%) Incident Management
9 15 (6.17%) TDD
10 14 (5.76%) Project Management
11 10 (4.12%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (4.12%) Risk Management
12 9 (3.70%) Problem Management
13 7 (2.88%) Product Management
13 7 (2.88%) PRINCE2
14 6 (2.47%) UML
14 6 (2.47%) Analytics
15 5 (2.06%) Straight-Through Processing
Programming Languages
1 108 (44.44%) Java
2 52 (21.40%) SQL
3 46 (18.93%) C++
4 32 (13.17%) C#
5 26 (10.70%) Perl
6 22 (9.05%) Python
7 15 (6.17%) Shell Script
8 12 (4.94%) JavaScript
9 9 (3.70%) Bash Shell
10 7 (2.88%) C
10 7 (2.88%) VBA
11 6 (2.47%) Scala
12 4 (1.65%) VC++
12 4 (1.65%) VB
13 3 (1.23%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.23%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.23%) Korn
14 2 (0.82%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.41%) Ruby
15 1 (0.41%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 34 (13.99%) Degree
2 3 (1.23%) ISEB
3 2 (0.82%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.82%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.41%) MCSE
4 1 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.35%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) EMIR
System Software
1 6 (2.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.47%) Control-M
2 2 (0.82%) SCCM
3 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (8.23%) Oracle
2 14 (5.76%) Fidessa
3 11 (4.53%) TIBCO
4 8 (3.29%) Sybase
5 7 (2.88%) Reuters
5 7 (2.88%) VMware
5 7 (2.88%) ION Trading
6 6 (2.47%) Citrix
7 5 (2.06%) Sun
7 5 (2.06%) Syncfusion
8 4 (1.65%) DevExpress
8 4 (1.65%) Bloomberg
9 3 (1.23%) Calypso
9 3 (1.23%) 29West
9 3 (1.23%) Altiris
9 3 (1.23%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.82%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.82%) Symantec
11 1 (0.41%) Remedy
11 1 (0.41%) Radianz
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £6000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis IT
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis IT
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago