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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 210 164 172
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +8
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 94 159 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.93% 1.51% 1.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.83% 3.88% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 81 134 154
Average salary £60,000 £70,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,500 £74,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +8.10%
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
3322 4102 4380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 32.82% 38.98% 40.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2973 3530 4018
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 £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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.

1 135 (59.21%) Finance
2 133 (58.33%) UNIX
3 119 (52.19%) SQL
4 87 (38.16%) Linux
5 77 (33.77%) Banking
6 66 (28.95%) Front Office
6 66 (28.95%) Java
7 49 (21.49%) Equities
8 47 (20.61%) Investment Banking
8 47 (20.61%) Degree
9 43 (18.86%) Derivative
10 42 (18.42%) Windows
11 40 (17.54%) Electronic Trading
12 39 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
13 36 (15.79%) Shell Script
14 35 (15.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 35 (15.35%) Multithreading
15 34 (14.91%) Fixed Income
16 26 (11.40%) Project Management
16 26 (11.40%) Low Latency
17 25 (10.96%) Back Office
18 22 (9.65%) Computer Science
18 22 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
19 21 (9.21%) Scrum
19 21 (9.21%) C#
20 20 (8.77%) C++
20 20 (8.77%) XML
20 20 (8.77%) Investment Management
20 20 (8.77%) Functional Programming
21 19 (8.33%) Fidessa

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (0.88%) Tomcat
1 2 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (0.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.88%) MS Project
3 1 (0.44%) MS Office
3 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 1 (0.44%) RMDS
2 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.82%) LAN
1 11 (4.82%) WAN
2 10 (4.39%) VPN
3 5 (2.19%) Firewall
4 4 (1.75%) Internet
4 4 (1.75%) FTP
5 2 (0.88%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.19%) KDB
3 4 (1.75%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.32%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.32%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.88%) Big Data
6 1 (0.44%) MySQL
6 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.44%) DB2
6 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (4.39%) Maven
2 9 (3.95%) Ant
2 9 (3.95%) Eclipse
2 9 (3.95%) Mercurial
3 7 (3.07%) JUnit
4 5 (2.19%) Subversion
5 4 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.75%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.32%) Apache Ivy
6 3 (1.32%) Hamcrest
6 3 (1.32%) jMock
6 3 (1.32%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 135 (59.21%) Finance
2 77 (33.77%) Banking
3 66 (28.95%) Front Office
4 47 (20.61%) Investment Banking
5 25 (10.96%) Back Office
6 4 (1.75%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.88%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.88%) Law
7 2 (0.88%) Legal
7 2 (0.88%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.88%) Marketing
7 2 (0.88%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.44%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.44%) Advertising
8 1 (0.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 68 (29.82%) Analyst
2 56 (24.56%) Applications Support
3 45 (19.74%) Developer
4 44 (19.30%) Support Analyst
5 35 (15.35%) Java Developer
6 18 (7.89%) Applications Support Analyst
7 17 (7.46%) Technical Analyst
8 16 (7.02%) Project Manager
9 14 (6.14%) FIX Analyst
10 10 (4.39%) Consultant
11 9 (3.95%) Senior Developer
11 9 (3.95%) Technical Support
11 9 (3.95%) Production Support Analyst
12 8 (3.51%) Support Consultant
12 8 (3.51%) Architect
12 8 (3.51%) Fidessa Consultant
12 8 (3.51%) Fidessa Support Consultant
13 7 (3.07%) Solutions Architect
14 6 (2.63%) Systems Support
14 6 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.77%) XML
2 14 (6.14%) .NET
3 12 (5.26%) Swing
4 11 (4.82%) FpML
5 10 (4.39%) Java SE
6 8 (3.51%) Middleware
7 5 (2.19%) Spring
7 5 (2.19%) J2EE
7 5 (2.19%) SOAP
8 4 (1.75%) XML Messaging
9 3 (1.32%) J2SE
9 3 (1.32%) JMS
9 3 (1.32%) XSLT
9 3 (1.32%) OSGi
10 2 (0.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 2 (0.88%) Ajax
10 2 (0.88%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.88%) XSD
10 2 (0.88%) XSL
10 2 (0.88%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 49 (21.49%) Equities
2 43 (18.86%) Derivative
3 35 (15.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 34 (14.91%) Fixed Income
5 22 (9.65%) Computer Science
5 22 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (6.58%) Mathematics
7 14 (6.14%) Equity Derivative
8 13 (5.70%) SWIFT
9 7 (3.07%) Data Structures
10 6 (2.63%) Credit Derivative
11 4 (1.75%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.75%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.88%) User Experience
12 2 (0.88%) Equity Risk
12 2 (0.88%) DTCC
13 1 (0.44%) Statistics
13 1 (0.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 1 (0.44%) DTV
13 1 (0.44%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 133 (58.33%) UNIX
2 87 (38.16%) Linux
3 42 (18.42%) Windows
4 13 (5.70%) Windows XP
4 13 (5.70%) Windows Vista
5 2 (0.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (17.54%) Electronic Trading
2 39 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (15.35%) Multithreading
4 26 (11.40%) Low Latency
4 26 (11.40%) Project Management
5 21 (9.21%) Scrum
6 20 (8.77%) Investment Management
6 20 (8.77%) Functional Programming
7 17 (7.46%) Risk Management
8 16 (7.02%) Asset Management
8 16 (7.02%) Algorithmic Trading
9 13 (5.70%) E-Commerce
10 12 (5.26%) OO
11 11 (4.82%) Data Management
11 11 (4.82%) Product Management
12 8 (3.51%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (3.51%) Software Engineering
13 7 (3.07%) Fund Management
13 7 (3.07%) Network Architecture
13 7 (3.07%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (52.19%) SQL
2 66 (28.95%) Java
3 36 (15.79%) Shell Script
4 21 (9.21%) C#
5 20 (8.77%) C++
6 15 (6.58%) Perl
7 13 (5.70%) Bash Shell
8 10 (4.39%) Scala
9 9 (3.95%) Python
10 6 (2.63%) VBA
11 4 (1.75%) C
12 3 (1.32%) VBScript
12 3 (1.32%) VB
12 3 (1.32%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.88%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.44%) AWK
Qualifications
1 47 (20.61%) Degree
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.44%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.75%) QA
2 2 (0.88%) EMIR
2 2 (0.88%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.88%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (0.88%) Control-M
1 2 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.88%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (8.33%) Fidessa
2 18 (7.89%) Bloomberg
3 15 (6.58%) Oracle
4 11 (4.82%) TIBCO
5 8 (3.51%) SunGard
6 6 (2.63%) Sybase
7 5 (2.19%) Microsoft
7 5 (2.19%) Charles River
7 5 (2.19%) thinkFolio
7 5 (2.19%) MarketAxess
7 5 (2.19%) 29West
8 4 (1.75%) Reuters
9 3 (1.32%) Tradeweb
9 3 (1.32%) Google
9 3 (1.32%) Sophis
9 3 (1.32%) FactSet
9 3 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.88%) Fixnetix
10 2 (0.88%) DevExpress
10 2 (0.88%) GL TRADE
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Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
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Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40k to £50k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Life Insurance and Pension
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Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + COMMISSION
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