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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Trading (eTrading)
Rank 186 162 185
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +23
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 68 161 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.10% 1.66% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.90% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 54 137 138
Median salary £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,950 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £98,500 £110,000 £90,750
UK excluding London median salary £58,750 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+52.59% -14.44%
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
5513 8456 10018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.15% 87.37% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5034 7237 8310
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 68 (58.12%) Unix
2 66 (56.41%) Linux
3 57 (48.72%) FIX Protocol
4 51 (43.59%) Java
5 35 (29.91%) Finance
6 34 (29.06%) Equities
7 33 (28.21%) Front Office
8 27 (23.08%) Windows
8 27 (23.08%) Low Latency
9 25 (21.37%) Banking
9 25 (21.37%) SQL
10 24 (20.51%) Solaris
11 22 (18.80%) Microsoft
11 22 (18.80%) Fixed Income
12 20 (17.09%) Firewall
12 20 (17.09%) VB
12 20 (17.09%) Algorithmic Trading
13 19 (16.24%) SunGard
13 19 (16.24%) Shell Script
14 18 (15.38%) Python
15 17 (14.53%) C++
16 15 (12.82%) Perl
17 14 (11.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 13 (11.11%) XML
18 13 (11.11%) Multithreading
19 12 (10.26%) Derivative
20 11 (9.40%) QA
20 11 (9.40%) Investment Banking
20 11 (9.40%) SOAP
20 11 (9.40%) High-Frequency Trading

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 (1.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.71%) MS Office
2 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 3 (2.56%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 20 (17.09%) Firewall
2 9 (7.69%) LAN
2 9 (7.69%) WAN
3 4 (3.42%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.56%) SAN
5 2 (1.71%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (1.71%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.71%) LDAP
5 2 (1.71%) Multicast
5 2 (1.71%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.71%) tcpdump
5 2 (1.71%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.85%) DHCP
6 1 (0.85%) DNS
6 1 (0.85%) HTTP
6 1 (0.85%) NAS
6 1 (0.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.27%) Oracle Database
2 4 (3.42%) KDB
2 4 (3.42%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.56%) Big Data
3 3 (2.56%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.85%) DB2
4 1 (0.85%) Kdb+
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (0.85%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Gradle
1 4 (3.42%) Jenkins
1 4 (3.42%) JUnit
1 4 (3.42%) Maven
1 4 (3.42%) Subversion
2 3 (2.56%) Cucumber
2 3 (2.56%) FitNesse
2 3 (2.56%) Selenium
3 2 (1.71%) Ant
3 2 (1.71%) GCC
3 2 (1.71%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (29.91%) Finance
2 33 (28.21%) Front Office
3 25 (21.37%) Banking
4 11 (9.40%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.27%) Legal
6 4 (3.42%) Back Office
7 1 (0.85%) French Language
7 1 (0.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 37 (31.62%) Developer
2 34 (29.06%) Analyst
3 27 (23.08%) Support Analyst
4 23 (19.66%) FIX Analyst
5 22 (18.80%) FIX Support Analyst
6 21 (17.95%) Java Developer
7 16 (13.68%) Electronic Trading Support
8 13 (11.11%) Applications Support
8 13 (11.11%) C++ Developer
9 11 (9.40%) Front Office Developer
10 9 (7.69%) Electronic Trading Developer
11 8 (6.84%) Exchange Support
11 8 (6.84%) Systems Support
12 7 (5.98%) Linux Engineer
13 6 (5.13%) Applications Support Analyst
13 6 (5.13%) Production Support Analyst
13 6 (5.13%) Senior Developer
13 6 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
13 6 (5.13%) Unix Engineer
13 6 (5.13%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (48.72%) FIX Protocol
2 13 (11.11%) XML
3 11 (9.40%) SOAP
4 5 (4.27%) J2SE
4 5 (4.27%) JDBC
4 5 (4.27%) JMS
4 5 (4.27%) Rendezvous
5 4 (3.42%) Spring
6 3 (2.56%) .NET
6 3 (2.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (2.56%) Gherkin
6 3 (2.56%) STL
6 3 (2.56%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (1.71%) Ultra Messaging
7 2 (1.71%) Web Services
7 2 (1.71%) XML Schema
7 2 (1.71%) XSL
8 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (0.85%) CSS3
8 1 (0.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 34 (29.06%) Equities
2 22 (18.80%) Fixed Income
3 14 (11.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 12 (10.26%) Derivative
5 9 (7.69%) Algorithms
5 9 (7.69%) Hedge funds
6 7 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (5.98%) Computer Science
6 7 (5.98%) OTC Derivatives
7 3 (2.56%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.56%) Contract for Difference
7 3 (2.56%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (2.56%) Grid Computing
7 3 (2.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 2 (1.71%) Equity Risk
8 2 (1.71%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (1.71%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.85%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 68 (58.12%) Unix
2 66 (56.41%) Linux
3 27 (23.08%) Windows
4 24 (20.51%) Solaris
5 3 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.56%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.71%) CentOS
6 2 (1.71%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (23.08%) Low Latency
2 20 (17.09%) Algorithmic Trading
3 13 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 11 (9.40%) High-Frequency Trading
5 10 (8.55%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (8.55%) ITIL
5 10 (8.55%) Market Making
6 7 (5.98%) OOD
7 6 (5.13%) Test Automation
8 5 (4.27%) Asset Management
9 4 (3.42%) API Development
9 4 (3.42%) Automated Testing
9 4 (3.42%) BDD
9 4 (3.42%) DevOps
9 4 (3.42%) OO
9 4 (3.42%) Quantitative Trading
9 4 (3.42%) Regression Testing
9 4 (3.42%) Release Management
9 4 (3.42%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (2.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (43.59%) Java
2 25 (21.37%) SQL
3 20 (17.09%) VB
4 19 (16.24%) Shell Script
5 18 (15.38%) Python
6 17 (14.53%) C++
7 15 (12.82%) Perl
8 9 (7.69%) Bash Shell
9 8 (6.84%) C#
10 4 (3.42%) C
11 3 (2.56%) MATLAB
11 3 (2.56%) Ruby
12 2 (1.71%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.71%) PHP
12 2 (1.71%) XPath
13 1 (0.85%) Groovy
13 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (8.55%) Degree
2 2 (1.71%) Brainbench
3 1 (0.85%) PhD
3 1 (0.85%) RHCE
3 1 (0.85%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.40%) QA
2 2 (1.71%) MiFID
3 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.71%) NFS
2 2 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (3.42%) Puppet
2 2 (1.71%) Ansible
2 2 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (18.80%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.24%) SunGard
3 7 (5.98%) Oracle
4 6 (5.13%) ION Trading
5 5 (4.27%) TIBCO
5 5 (4.27%) VMware
6 3 (2.56%) Bloomberg
6 3 (2.56%) Citrix
6 3 (2.56%) DataSynapse
6 3 (2.56%) Splunk
6 3 (2.56%) Sun
7 2 (1.71%) 3PAR
7 2 (1.71%) HP
7 2 (1.71%) NetApp
7 2 (1.71%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.85%) Fidessa
8 1 (0.85%) Sybase
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
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