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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FIX Protocol over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 208 165 163
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -2
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 103 169 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.99% 1.60% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.03% 4.17% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 95 145 158
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £81,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.53%
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
3398 4049 4343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 32.77% 38.42% 39.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2990 3483 3950
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

FIX Protocol
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FIX Protocol across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing FIX Protocol 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 FIX Protocol.

1 137 (64.93%) Finance
2 115 (54.50%) UNIX
3 108 (51.18%) SQL
4 77 (36.49%) Linux
5 64 (30.33%) Degree
6 61 (28.91%) Java
7 57 (27.01%) Banking
8 53 (25.12%) Front Office
9 50 (23.70%) Equities
10 44 (20.85%) Investment Banking
11 39 (18.48%) Derivative
12 37 (17.54%) Shell Script
13 35 (16.59%) Agile Software Development
14 33 (15.64%) Electronic Trading
15 32 (15.17%) Fixed Income
16 31 (14.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 29 (13.74%) Back Office
17 29 (13.74%) Windows
18 27 (12.80%) Computer Science
18 27 (12.80%) Functional Programming
19 25 (11.85%) Investment Management
20 23 (10.90%) Multithreading
21 20 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
21 20 (9.48%) Scrum
21 20 (9.48%) Bloomberg
22 19 (9.00%) Data Management
23 18 (8.53%) Algorithmic Trading
23 18 (8.53%) Project Management
23 18 (8.53%) C#
23 18 (8.53%) C++

FIX Protocol
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing FIX Protocol 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 FIX Protocol. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.95%) Tomcat
1 2 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (0.95%) WebSphere
1 2 (0.95%) Confluence
2 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.37%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.42%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.95%) MS Project
3 2 (0.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.32%) thinkFolio
2 3 (1.42%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 1 (0.47%) RMDS
3 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.32%) LAN
1 7 (3.32%) WAN
1 7 (3.32%) VPN
2 5 (2.37%) Firewall
3 4 (1.90%) Internet
3 4 (1.90%) FTP
4 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.84%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.90%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.42%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.42%) KDB
5 2 (0.95%) Big Data
6 1 (0.47%) MySQL
6 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.47%) DB2
6 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (4.74%) JUnit
2 9 (4.27%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.32%) Maven
4 6 (2.84%) Eclipse
4 6 (2.84%) Mercurial
4 6 (2.84%) Ant
5 4 (1.90%) Subversion
6 3 (1.42%) JIRA
7 2 (0.95%) jMock
7 2 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.95%) Hamcrest
7 2 (0.95%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 137 (64.93%) Finance
2 57 (27.01%) Banking
3 53 (25.12%) Front Office
4 44 (20.85%) Investment Banking
5 29 (13.74%) Back Office
6 7 (3.32%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.90%) Legal
8 2 (0.95%) Law
8 2 (0.95%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.95%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.95%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.47%) Wholesale Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Marketing
9 1 (0.47%) Electronics
9 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 61 (28.91%) Analyst
2 57 (27.01%) Applications Support
3 39 (18.48%) Support Analyst
3 39 (18.48%) Developer
4 19 (9.00%) Java Developer
5 16 (7.58%) Project Manager
6 15 (7.11%) Applications Support Analyst
7 13 (6.16%) Technical Analyst
8 11 (5.21%) FIX Analyst
9 10 (4.74%) Technical Support
10 9 (4.27%) Senior Developer
11 8 (3.79%) Test Engineer
12 7 (3.32%) Business Analyst
12 7 (3.32%) Architect
12 7 (3.32%) Solutions Architect
13 6 (2.84%) Support Manager
13 6 (2.84%) Senior Java Developer
13 6 (2.84%) Agile Project Manager
14 5 (2.37%) Automation Tester
14 5 (2.37%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.64%) XML
2 11 (5.21%) .NET
2 11 (5.21%) FpML
2 11 (5.21%) Spring
3 9 (4.27%) QuickFIX
3 9 (4.27%) Swing
4 8 (3.79%) Middleware
5 7 (3.32%) Java SE
6 5 (2.37%) J2EE
6 5 (2.37%) SOAP
7 4 (1.90%) XML Messaging
7 4 (1.90%) HTML
7 4 (1.90%) Ajax
8 3 (1.42%) J2SE
8 3 (1.42%) JMS
9 2 (0.95%) Java RMI
9 2 (0.95%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (0.95%) XSD
9 2 (0.95%) XSL
9 2 (0.95%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 50 (23.70%) Equities
2 39 (18.48%) Derivative
3 32 (15.17%) Fixed Income
4 31 (14.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 27 (12.80%) Computer Science
6 20 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (7.58%) Equity Derivative
8 15 (7.11%) Mathematics
9 14 (6.64%) SWIFT
10 8 (3.79%) Hedge funds
11 5 (2.37%) Credit Derivative
12 4 (1.90%) User Experience
13 3 (1.42%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.95%) Wiki
14 2 (0.95%) Equity Risk
15 1 (0.47%) Data Structures
15 1 (0.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 1 (0.47%) DTV
15 1 (0.47%) Physics
15 1 (0.47%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 115 (54.50%) UNIX
2 77 (36.49%) Linux
3 29 (13.74%) Windows
4 10 (4.74%) Windows XP
4 10 (4.74%) Windows Vista
5 2 (0.95%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (16.59%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (15.64%) Electronic Trading
3 27 (12.80%) Functional Programming
4 25 (11.85%) Investment Management
5 23 (10.90%) Multithreading
6 20 (9.48%) Scrum
7 19 (9.00%) Data Management
8 18 (8.53%) Project Management
8 18 (8.53%) Algorithmic Trading
9 17 (8.06%) Low Latency
9 17 (8.06%) Risk Management
9 17 (8.06%) E-Commerce
10 14 (6.64%) Asset Management
11 13 (6.16%) OO
12 11 (5.21%) Test Automation
13 10 (4.74%) Product Management
14 9 (4.27%) User Acceptance Testing
15 8 (3.79%) Fund Management
15 8 (3.79%) Build Automation
15 8 (3.79%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (51.18%) SQL
2 61 (28.91%) Java
3 37 (17.54%) Shell Script
4 18 (8.53%) Python
4 18 (8.53%) C#
4 18 (8.53%) C++
5 13 (6.16%) Perl
6 10 (4.74%) Bash Shell
7 7 (3.32%) Scala
8 6 (2.84%) VBA
9 4 (1.90%) C
9 4 (1.90%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.42%) VBScript
10 3 (1.42%) VB
11 1 (0.47%) AWK
11 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 64 (30.33%) Degree
2 2 (0.95%) VCP4
2 2 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (0.95%) ISEB
2 2 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.47%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.74%) QA
2 3 (1.42%) EMIR
3 2 (0.95%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.47%) SLA
4 1 (0.47%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (0.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.95%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (0.95%) Control-M
1 2 (0.95%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (9.48%) Bloomberg
2 13 (6.16%) Fidessa
3 10 (4.74%) Oracle
4 9 (4.27%) TIBCO
5 7 (3.32%) 29West
6 5 (2.37%) Charles River
6 5 (2.37%) Sybase
6 5 (2.37%) SunGard
7 4 (1.90%) Reuters
7 4 (1.90%) MarketAxess
8 3 (1.42%) FactSet
8 3 (1.42%) Fixnetix
8 3 (1.42%) Portware
8 3 (1.42%) Sophis
8 3 (1.42%) GL TRADE
8 3 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.95%) Calypso
9 2 (0.95%) BMC
9 2 (0.95%) Caplin
9 2 (0.95%) Google
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