The table below looks at the statistics for FIX Protocol 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 FIX Protocol over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 161 169 200
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +31
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 97 141 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.54% 1.36% 1.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.74% 3.87% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 85 126 168
Median salary £57,500 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £45,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £83,750 £78,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+69.23% -23.52%
FIX Protocol
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2592 3643 4959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.19% 35.21% 37.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2339 3184 4264
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FIX Protocol
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing FIX Protocol as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

FIX Protocol Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

FIX Protocol
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FIX Protocol across the City of London region.

FIX Protocol Salary Trend in the City of London

FIX Protocol
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FIX Protocol across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

FIX Protocol Salary Histogram in the City of London

FIX Protocol
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing FIX Protocol 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 FIX Protocol.

1 136 (60.99%) Finance
2 126 (56.50%) SQL
3 118 (52.91%) Java
4 100 (44.84%) Unix
5 95 (42.60%) Linux
6 59 (26.46%) Electronic Trading
7 54 (24.22%) Low Latency
8 52 (23.32%) Windows
9 47 (21.08%) Front Office
10 45 (20.18%) Equities
11 44 (19.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 43 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
13 40 (17.94%) Banking
14 34 (15.25%) Multithreading
15 33 (14.80%) Degree
16 31 (13.90%) ITIL
17 30 (13.45%) Fixed Income
18 29 (13.00%) Bash Shell
19 28 (12.56%) Fintech
19 28 (12.56%) Oracle
20 26 (11.66%) JIRA
21 25 (11.21%) XML
22 23 (10.31%) C#
23 22 (9.87%) C++
23 22 (9.87%) Algorithmic Trading
23 22 (9.87%) Concurrent Programming
23 22 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
24 20 (8.97%) Java SE
25 19 (8.52%) Investment Banking
26 18 (8.07%) J2SE

FIX Protocol
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 3 (1.35%) IIS
2 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.45%) Apache
3 1 (0.45%) GemFire
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (2.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (5.83%) MetaTrader
2 2 (0.90%) ION MarketView
2 2 (0.90%) SunGard GMI
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.45%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.45%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.83%) Firewall
2 11 (4.93%) LAN
2 11 (4.93%) WAN
3 6 (2.69%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.35%) LDAP
4 3 (1.35%) Multicast
5 2 (0.90%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (0.90%) iSCSI
5 2 (0.90%) NetScaler
5 2 (0.90%) SAN
5 2 (0.90%) tcpdump
5 2 (0.90%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.45%) DNS
6 1 (0.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.93%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.48%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.69%) MySQL
4 4 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.35%) KDB
5 3 (1.35%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.90%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.45%) Big Data
7 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.45%) DB2
7 1 (0.45%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.45%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 26 (11.66%) JIRA
2 7 (3.14%) Maven
2 7 (3.14%) Subversion
3 6 (2.69%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.69%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.24%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (2.24%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.79%) Ant
6 3 (1.35%) LoadRunner
6 3 (1.35%) Selenium
7 2 (0.90%) GCC
8 1 (0.45%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.45%) Rational Functional Tester
8 1 (0.45%) SilkPerformer
8 1 (0.45%) SilkTest
General
1 136 (60.99%) Finance
2 47 (21.08%) Front Office
3 40 (17.94%) Banking
4 19 (8.52%) Investment Banking
5 12 (5.38%) Back Office
6 8 (3.59%) Financial Institution
7 7 (3.14%) Retail
8 4 (1.79%) Automotive
8 4 (1.79%) Legal
9 3 (1.35%) French Language
9 3 (1.35%) German Language
9 3 (1.35%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.45%) Advertising
10 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (29.60%) Developer
2 54 (24.22%) Analyst
3 49 (21.97%) Java Developer
4 46 (20.63%) Applications Support
5 43 (19.28%) Support Analyst
6 24 (10.76%) FIX Analyst
6 24 (10.76%) FIX Support Analyst
7 16 (7.17%) Applications Support Analyst
7 16 (7.17%) Senior Developer
7 16 (7.17%) Senior Java Developer
7 16 (7.17%) Support Specialist
8 15 (6.73%) Unix Support
9 14 (6.28%) Electronic Trading Support
10 10 (4.48%) Support Engineer
10 10 (4.48%) Systems Support
11 9 (4.04%) Applications Engineer
11 9 (4.04%) Applications Support Engineer
11 9 (4.04%) FIX Specialist
11 9 (4.04%) Technical Analyst
12 8 (3.59%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (11.21%) XML
2 20 (8.97%) Java SE
3 18 (8.07%) J2SE
4 17 (7.62%) .NET
5 11 (4.93%) SOAP
6 9 (4.04%) ASP.NET
7 8 (3.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (3.14%) WPF
9 6 (2.69%) FIXML
9 6 (2.69%) J2EE
10 5 (2.24%) Swing
10 5 (2.24%) WCF
10 5 (2.24%) WinForms
11 4 (1.79%) MAPI
11 4 (1.79%) Spring
12 3 (1.35%) Apache Flex
13 2 (0.90%) CSS
13 2 (0.90%) GWT
13 2 (0.90%) HTML
13 2 (0.90%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 45 (20.18%) Equities
2 44 (19.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 30 (13.45%) Fixed Income
4 28 (12.56%) Fintech
5 22 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (8.07%) Algorithms
7 15 (6.73%) Computer Science
7 15 (6.73%) Derivative
8 9 (4.04%) Hedge funds
8 9 (4.04%) Mathematics
9 6 (2.69%) Statistics
10 5 (2.24%) Eurex
11 4 (1.79%) Data Structures
12 3 (1.35%) Equity Derivative
13 2 (0.90%) HP StoreVirtual
13 2 (0.90%) Physics
14 1 (0.45%) OTC Derivatives
14 1 (0.45%) Performance Metrics
14 1 (0.45%) SWIFT
14 1 (0.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 100 (44.84%) Unix
2 95 (42.60%) Linux
3 52 (23.32%) Windows
4 17 (7.62%) Solaris
5 4 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.79%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.35%) CentOS
7 2 (0.90%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (26.46%) Electronic Trading
2 54 (24.22%) Low Latency
3 43 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (15.25%) Multithreading
5 31 (13.90%) ITIL
6 22 (9.87%) Algorithmic Trading
6 22 (9.87%) Concurrent Programming
7 13 (5.83%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (5.83%) Service Management
8 12 (5.38%) ITSM
9 9 (4.04%) Risk Management
10 8 (3.59%) Incident Management
10 8 (3.59%) MVC
11 7 (3.14%) Automated Testing
11 7 (3.14%) Test Automation
11 7 (3.14%) Test Scripting
12 6 (2.69%) Asset Management
12 6 (2.69%) Garbage Collection
12 6 (2.69%) Software Engineering
12 6 (2.69%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 126 (56.50%) SQL
2 118 (52.91%) Java
3 29 (13.00%) Bash Shell
4 23 (10.31%) C#
5 22 (9.87%) C++
6 18 (8.07%) Shell Script
7 17 (7.62%) Python
8 16 (7.17%) Perl
9 13 (5.83%) VB
10 6 (2.69%) JavaScript
11 5 (2.24%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.79%) Korn
12 4 (1.79%) Ruby
13 3 (1.35%) Groovy
13 3 (1.35%) PHP
13 3 (1.35%) R
13 3 (1.35%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.90%) VBA
15 1 (0.45%) PHP 5
15 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (14.80%) Degree
2 4 (1.79%) PhD
3 2 (0.90%) ISEB
4 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.45%) RHCE
4 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.93%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (0.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.90%) NFS
1 2 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.90%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (0.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (12.56%) Oracle
2 17 (7.62%) Microsoft
3 14 (6.28%) SunGard
4 10 (4.48%) Bloomberg
5 9 (4.04%) Currenex
6 8 (3.59%) Sybase
7 7 (3.14%) HP
7 7 (3.14%) TIBCO
8 6 (2.69%) ION Trading
9 5 (2.24%) FXall
9 5 (2.24%) Sun
10 4 (1.79%) Fidessa
10 4 (1.79%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.79%) VMware
11 3 (1.35%) Calypso
11 3 (1.35%) CQG
11 3 (1.35%) Reuters
12 2 (0.90%) Citrix
12 2 (0.90%) Murex
12 2 (0.90%) NetApp
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