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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Trading (eTrading)
London / City of London
Rank 130 169 229
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +60
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 103 87 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.06% 1.27% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 1.41% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 92 84 72
Median salary £87,500 £80,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,500 £52,750
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £108,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £36,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+18.05% +20.00%

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
4492 6151 8903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.84% 89.65% 86.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4088 5463 7570
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017, 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.

1 136 (66.02%) Finance
2 124 (60.19%) Java
3 118 (57.28%) Linux
4 112 (54.37%) Banking
5 106 (51.46%) Front Office
6 92 (44.66%) SQL
7 58 (28.16%) Spring
8 57 (27.67%) OOD
9 54 (26.21%) Maven
10 52 (25.24%) JDBC
11 50 (24.27%) Multithreading
12 49 (23.79%) J2SE
12 49 (23.79%) JUnit
12 49 (23.79%) Gradle
12 49 (23.79%) Low Latency
13 48 (23.30%) FIX Protocol
14 45 (21.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 43 (20.87%) Unix
16 37 (17.96%) Fixed Income
17 32 (15.53%) TIBCO
18 31 (15.05%) Rendezvous
19 30 (14.56%) Agile Software Development
20 29 (14.08%) JMS
21 28 (13.59%) Equities
22 24 (11.65%) Python
22 24 (11.65%) Windows
22 24 (11.65%) TIBCO EMS
23 23 (11.17%) Degree
23 23 (11.17%) Derivative
24 20 (9.71%) Investment Banking

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 (0.97%) Apache
2 1 (0.49%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (2.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.46%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 1 (0.49%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.34%) Firewall
2 4 (1.94%) BGP
2 4 (1.94%) IGMP
2 4 (1.94%) Multicast
2 4 (1.94%) OSPF
2 4 (1.94%) SNMP
2 4 (1.94%) VPN
3 3 (1.46%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.49%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.49%) FIX Connectivity
4 1 (0.49%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.49%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.91%) Big Data
3 5 (2.43%) DB2
3 5 (2.43%) KDB
4 4 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.94%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.46%) MySQL
5 3 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.97%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.49%) Kdb+
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.49%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 54 (26.21%) Maven
2 49 (23.79%) Gradle
2 49 (23.79%) JUnit
3 9 (4.37%) Subversion
4 7 (3.40%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.94%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.94%) JIRA
5 4 (1.94%) Robot Framework
5 4 (1.94%) SilkPerformer
5 4 (1.94%) SilkTest
6 3 (1.46%) Ant
7 2 (0.97%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.97%) FitNesse
7 2 (0.97%) NUnit
7 2 (0.97%) Selenium
8 1 (0.49%) Moq
General
1 136 (66.02%) Finance
2 112 (54.37%) Banking
3 106 (51.46%) Front Office
4 20 (9.71%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.43%) Back Office
5 5 (2.43%) French Language
5 5 (2.43%) German Language
5 5 (2.43%) Spanish Language
6 4 (1.94%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.46%) Law
7 3 (1.46%) Legal
8 2 (0.97%) Marketing
9 1 (0.49%) Advertising
9 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 120 (58.25%) Developer
2 107 (51.94%) Java Developer
3 74 (35.92%) Senior Developer
4 72 (34.95%) Senior Java Developer
5 61 (29.61%) Front Office Developer
6 41 (19.90%) Java Pricing Developer
7 35 (16.99%) Electronic Trading Developer
8 33 (16.02%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
9 30 (14.56%) Analyst
10 12 (5.83%) Business Analyst
11 11 (5.34%) FIX Analyst
11 11 (5.34%) Support Analyst
12 9 (4.37%) Applications Support
13 8 (3.88%) Linux Engineer
14 7 (3.40%) C++ Developer
14 7 (3.40%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 7 (3.40%) Support Engineer
14 7 (3.40%) Unix Engineer
14 7 (3.40%) Unix Linux Engineer
15 6 (2.91%) FIX Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (28.16%) Spring
2 52 (25.24%) JDBC
3 49 (23.79%) J2SE
4 48 (23.30%) FIX Protocol
5 31 (15.05%) Rendezvous
6 29 (14.08%) JMS
7 24 (11.65%) TIBCO EMS
8 9 (4.37%) Middleware
9 7 (3.40%) XML
10 6 (2.91%) Hibernate
10 6 (2.91%) Swing
11 5 (2.43%) HTML
12 4 (1.94%) .NET
12 4 (1.94%) HTML5
12 4 (1.94%) Ultra Messaging
13 3 (1.46%) J2EE
14 2 (0.97%) Apache Camel
14 2 (0.97%) Gherkin
14 2 (0.97%) OSGi
14 2 (0.97%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 45 (21.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 37 (17.96%) Fixed Income
3 28 (13.59%) Equities
4 23 (11.17%) Derivative
5 19 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (7.28%) Algorithms
7 14 (6.80%) Computer Science
8 12 (5.83%) Fintech
9 7 (3.40%) Hedge funds
10 5 (2.43%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.94%) Data Centre
12 3 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.46%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.97%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.97%) Contract for Difference
13 2 (0.97%) Equity Derivative
13 2 (0.97%) OTC Derivatives
13 2 (0.97%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.97%) VWAP
14 1 (0.49%) TWAP
Operating Systems
1 118 (57.28%) Linux
2 43 (20.87%) Unix
3 24 (11.65%) Windows
4 7 (3.40%) Solaris
5 4 (1.94%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.49%) CentOS
6 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (27.67%) OOD
2 50 (24.27%) Multithreading
3 49 (23.79%) Low Latency
4 30 (14.56%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (9.71%) Algorithmic Trading
6 17 (8.25%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 16 (7.77%) Analytics
7 16 (7.77%) Market Making
8 15 (7.28%) Mathematics
9 11 (5.34%) OO
10 10 (4.85%) Code Optimisation
10 10 (4.85%) DevOps
10 10 (4.85%) TDD
11 8 (3.88%) Scrum
12 7 (3.40%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (3.40%) High-Frequency Trading
12 7 (3.40%) Risk Management
12 7 (3.40%) Test Strategy
13 6 (2.91%) SDLC
13 6 (2.91%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 124 (60.19%) Java
2 92 (44.66%) SQL
3 24 (11.65%) Python
4 18 (8.74%) C++
5 16 (7.77%) C#
6 15 (7.28%) Perl
6 15 (7.28%) Shell Script
7 11 (5.34%) VB
8 8 (3.88%) C
9 5 (2.43%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.46%) ANSI SQL
10 3 (1.46%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.97%) VBA
12 1 (0.49%) Go
12 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.49%) R
12 1 (0.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (11.17%) Degree
2 4 (1.94%) CCNP
2 4 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (1.94%) ISEB
3 2 (0.97%) CCNA
4 1 (0.49%) PhD
4 1 (0.49%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.49%) RHCE
4 1 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.31%) QA
2 4 (1.94%) MiFID
2 4 (1.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (3.88%) Puppet
2 7 (3.40%) Ansible
3 4 (1.94%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (1.94%) Nagios
4 1 (0.49%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.49%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (15.53%) TIBCO
2 13 (6.31%) Oracle
3 10 (4.85%) ION Trading
3 10 (4.85%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.85%) Splunk
4 6 (2.91%) SunGard
5 4 (1.94%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.94%) Bloomberg
5 4 (1.94%) Borland
5 4 (1.94%) Fortinet
6 3 (1.46%) Charles River
7 2 (0.97%) Cisco
7 2 (0.97%) Citrix
7 2 (0.97%) Sun
8 1 (0.49%) HP
8 1 (0.49%) MarketAxess
8 1 (0.49%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.49%) Tradeweb
8 1 (0.49%) Typemock
8 1 (0.49%) VMware
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £105000 - £115000 per annum + plus package and large bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000- £70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
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Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus large package and bonus
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Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago