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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Trading (eTrading)
Rank 173 159 173
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 74 139 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.24% 1.63% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 1.86% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 59 124 128
Median salary £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £54,300 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £88,250
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+55.84% -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
5291 7466 9687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 88.94% 87.48% 84.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4830 6462 8082
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 £37,500 £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 30 September 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 30 September 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 (60.33%) Linux
2 64 (52.89%) Unix
3 55 (45.45%) Java
4 50 (41.32%) FIX Protocol
5 44 (36.36%) Finance
6 40 (33.06%) Front Office
7 32 (26.45%) Equities
8 29 (23.97%) SQL
8 29 (23.97%) Windows
9 27 (22.31%) Banking
10 26 (21.49%) Fixed Income
11 24 (19.83%) Solaris
12 23 (19.01%) Low Latency
13 22 (18.18%) Microsoft
14 21 (17.36%) Firewall
14 21 (17.36%) VB
14 21 (17.36%) Python
14 21 (17.36%) Algorithmic Trading
15 19 (15.70%) SunGard
15 19 (15.70%) C++
15 19 (15.70%) Shell Script
16 18 (14.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 18 (14.88%) Perl
17 15 (12.40%) Derivative
17 15 (12.40%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (11.57%) Multithreading
19 13 (10.74%) Market Making
20 12 (9.92%) Oracle
21 11 (9.09%) XML
21 11 (9.09%) QA

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 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 3 (2.48%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 21 (17.36%) Firewall
2 7 (5.79%) LAN
2 7 (5.79%) WAN
3 3 (2.48%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.65%) Multicast
5 1 (0.83%) BGP
5 1 (0.83%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.83%) HTTP
5 1 (0.83%) IGMP
5 1 (0.83%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.83%) LDAP
5 1 (0.83%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.83%) OSPF
5 1 (0.83%) SAN
5 1 (0.83%) SNMP
5 1 (0.83%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.83%) VPN
5 1 (0.83%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.79%) Big Data
2 6 (4.96%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.13%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.31%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.31%) KDB
4 4 (3.31%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.83%) DB2
5 1 (0.83%) Kdb+
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.83%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 6 (4.96%) Gradle
1 6 (4.96%) JUnit
1 6 (4.96%) Maven
2 4 (3.31%) Cucumber
2 4 (3.31%) FitNesse
2 4 (3.31%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.31%) Selenium
3 3 (2.48%) Subversion
4 1 (0.83%) Ant
4 1 (0.83%) GCC
4 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 44 (36.36%) Finance
2 40 (33.06%) Front Office
3 27 (22.31%) Banking
4 6 (4.96%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.13%) Legal
6 3 (2.48%) Back Office
6 3 (2.48%) French Language
7 2 (1.65%) German Language
7 2 (1.65%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.83%) Advertising
8 1 (0.83%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (33.88%) Developer
2 38 (31.40%) Analyst
3 27 (22.31%) Support Analyst
4 24 (19.83%) Java Developer
5 23 (19.01%) FIX Analyst
6 22 (18.18%) FIX Support Analyst
7 14 (11.57%) Front Office Developer
8 13 (10.74%) Applications Support
8 13 (10.74%) C++ Developer
9 11 (9.09%) Electronic Trading Support
10 10 (8.26%) Senior Developer
10 10 (8.26%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (7.44%) Electronic Trading Developer
12 8 (6.61%) Linux Engineer
13 7 (5.79%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
13 7 (5.79%) Unix Engineer
13 7 (5.79%) Unix Linux Engineer
14 6 (4.96%) Applications Support Analyst
14 6 (4.96%) C++ Developer - Algorithmic Trading
14 6 (4.96%) Production Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (41.32%) FIX Protocol
2 11 (9.09%) XML
3 8 (6.61%) JMS
4 7 (5.79%) J2SE
4 7 (5.79%) JDBC
4 7 (5.79%) Rendezvous
4 7 (5.79%) SOAP
4 7 (5.79%) Spring
5 5 (4.13%) TIBCO EMS
6 4 (3.31%) Gherkin
6 4 (3.31%) Ultra Messaging
7 3 (2.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 3 (2.48%) STL
8 2 (1.65%) .NET
8 2 (1.65%) HTML
8 2 (1.65%) Web Services
8 2 (1.65%) XML Schema
8 2 (1.65%) XSL
9 1 (0.83%) Java RMI
9 1 (0.83%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 32 (26.45%) Equities
2 26 (21.49%) Fixed Income
3 18 (14.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 15 (12.40%) Derivative
5 11 (9.09%) Algorithms
6 8 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (6.61%) Hedge funds
6 8 (6.61%) OTC Derivatives
7 6 (4.96%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.31%) Client/Server
8 4 (3.31%) Contract for Difference
9 3 (2.48%) Grid Computing
9 3 (2.48%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 2 (1.65%) Equity Derivative
11 1 (0.83%) Credit Derivative
11 1 (0.83%) Equity Risk
11 1 (0.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 73 (60.33%) Linux
2 64 (52.89%) Unix
3 29 (23.97%) Windows
4 24 (19.83%) Solaris
5 2 (1.65%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.83%) CentOS
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.01%) Low Latency
2 21 (17.36%) Algorithmic Trading
3 15 (12.40%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (11.57%) Multithreading
5 13 (10.74%) Market Making
6 10 (8.26%) High-Frequency Trading
7 9 (7.44%) OOD
8 7 (5.79%) DevOps
8 7 (5.79%) Test Automation
9 6 (4.96%) BDD
9 6 (4.96%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (4.13%) ITIL
10 5 (4.13%) Ultra-Low Latency
11 4 (3.31%) Analytics
11 4 (3.31%) API Development
11 4 (3.31%) OO
11 4 (3.31%) Quantitative Trading
11 4 (3.31%) Regression Testing
11 4 (3.31%) Release Management
11 4 (3.31%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (45.45%) Java
2 29 (23.97%) SQL
3 21 (17.36%) Python
3 21 (17.36%) VB
4 19 (15.70%) C++
4 19 (15.70%) Shell Script
5 18 (14.88%) Perl
6 10 (8.26%) Bash Shell
6 10 (8.26%) C#
7 6 (4.96%) C
8 2 (1.65%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.65%) Ruby
8 2 (1.65%) VBA
8 2 (1.65%) XPath
9 1 (0.83%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.83%) PHP
9 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.83%) R
9 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (6.61%) Degree
2 2 (1.65%) Brainbench
3 1 (0.83%) CCNA
3 1 (0.83%) CCNP
3 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.83%) PhD
3 1 (0.83%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.83%) NFS
1 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.31%) Puppet
2 3 (2.48%) Ansible
2 3 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.65%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.83%) Nagios
4 1 (0.83%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 19 (15.70%) SunGard
3 12 (9.92%) Oracle
4 7 (5.79%) ION Trading
4 7 (5.79%) TIBCO
5 5 (4.13%) Sun
6 4 (3.31%) Bloomberg
6 4 (3.31%) Splunk
7 3 (2.48%) DataSynapse
7 3 (2.48%) VMware
8 2 (1.65%) Charles River
9 1 (0.83%) 3PAR
9 1 (0.83%) Citrix
9 1 (0.83%) Fidessa
9 1 (0.83%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.83%) HP
9 1 (0.83%) NetApp
9 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.83%) Sybase
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