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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 177 221 167
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -54
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 84 98 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.26% 0.96% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.55% 2.92% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 79 88 136
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -14.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £108,000 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+86.66% -25.00%
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
2367 3353 4055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.37% 32.88% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2129 3000 3495
Average salary £57,500 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.49% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 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 5 February 2016, 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.

1 127 (60.77%) Finance
2 115 (55.02%) Java
3 93 (44.50%) SQL
4 84 (40.19%) Unix
5 68 (32.54%) Linux
6 67 (32.06%) Front Office
7 57 (27.27%) Low Latency
8 53 (25.36%) Multithreading
9 51 (24.40%) Agile Software Development
10 46 (22.01%) Electronic Trading
11 41 (19.62%) Degree
12 39 (18.66%) Windows
13 38 (18.18%) Banking
14 36 (17.22%) Oracle
14 36 (17.22%) Equities
14 36 (17.22%) Concurrent Programming
15 31 (14.83%) JIRA
15 31 (14.83%) Algorithmic Trading
16 30 (14.35%) Fixed Income
17 26 (12.44%) XML
18 25 (11.96%) Python
18 25 (11.96%) J2SE
18 25 (11.96%) Java SE
19 24 (11.48%) Sybase
19 24 (11.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 22 (10.53%) C++
20 22 (10.53%) Mentoring
21 21 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
22 19 (9.09%) Algorithms
22 19 (9.09%) Financial Institution

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (3.35%) JBoss
1 7 (3.35%) WebLogic
2 2 (0.96%) Apache
2 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (0.96%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.96%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.96%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.48%) IIS
3 1 (0.48%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (2.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.96%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) MS Project
3 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.39%) Sentinel
1 5 (2.39%) thinkFolio
2 4 (1.91%) MetaTrader
3 2 (0.96%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.70%) TCP/IP
2 10 (4.78%) LAN
3 9 (4.31%) WAN
4 4 (1.91%) Firewall
5 2 (0.96%) DHCP
5 2 (0.96%) DNS
5 2 (0.96%) VPN
6 1 (0.48%) FTP
6 1 (0.48%) SAN
6 1 (0.48%) SWIFTNet
6 1 (0.48%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.74%) Relational Database
2 10 (4.78%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.87%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.91%) KDB
5 3 (1.44%) MySQL
6 2 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.48%) Big Data
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (14.83%) JIRA
2 6 (2.87%) Subversion
3 5 (2.39%) TeamCity
4 4 (1.91%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.91%) Maven
4 4 (1.91%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.96%) Ant
5 2 (0.96%) JUnit
5 2 (0.96%) Selenium
6 1 (0.48%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (0.48%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.48%) eggPlant
6 1 (0.48%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.48%) Hudson
6 1 (0.48%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.48%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (0.48%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.48%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.48%) Xcode
General
1 127 (60.77%) Finance
2 67 (32.06%) Front Office
3 38 (18.18%) Banking
4 19 (9.09%) Financial Institution
5 18 (8.61%) Investment Banking
6 15 (7.18%) Back Office
7 5 (2.39%) Retail
8 3 (1.44%) Legal
9 2 (0.96%) Automotive
10 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (37.32%) Developer
2 66 (31.58%) Java Developer
3 44 (21.05%) Analyst
4 37 (17.70%) Senior Developer
5 36 (17.22%) Applications Support
5 36 (17.22%) Senior Java Developer
6 31 (14.83%) Support Analyst
7 20 (9.57%) FIX Analyst
8 19 (9.09%) FIX Support Analyst
9 14 (6.70%) Unix Support
10 12 (5.74%) Applications Support Analyst
11 9 (4.31%) Architect
11 9 (4.31%) Support Engineer
12 8 (3.83%) Front Office Developer
12 8 (3.83%) SQL Analyst
12 8 (3.83%) SQL Support Analyst
13 7 (3.35%) Applications Engineer
13 7 (3.35%) Business Analyst
14 6 (2.87%) Senior Support Analyst
14 6 (2.87%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (12.44%) XML
2 25 (11.96%) J2SE
2 25 (11.96%) Java SE
3 13 (6.22%) SOAP
3 13 (6.22%) Spring
4 11 (5.26%) JMS
5 8 (3.83%) .NET
5 8 (3.83%) Hibernate
6 7 (3.35%) FpML
6 7 (3.35%) Struts
7 5 (2.39%) Apache Flex
7 5 (2.39%) HTML
7 5 (2.39%) Web Services
7 5 (2.39%) XSD
8 4 (1.91%) HTML5
8 4 (1.91%) MAPI
8 4 (1.91%) Rendezvous
8 4 (1.91%) TIBCO EMS
8 4 (1.91%) XML Schema
8 4 (1.91%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 36 (17.22%) Equities
2 30 (14.35%) Fixed Income
3 24 (11.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 21 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (9.09%) Algorithms
5 19 (9.09%) Derivative
6 12 (5.74%) Fintech
7 10 (4.78%) Hedge funds
8 9 (4.31%) SWIFT
9 8 (3.83%) Computer Science
9 8 (3.83%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.91%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.91%) Equity Derivative
10 4 (1.91%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 4 (1.91%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 2 (0.96%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.96%) Statistics
12 1 (0.48%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.48%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 84 (40.19%) Unix
2 68 (32.54%) Linux
3 39 (18.66%) Windows
4 15 (7.18%) Windows Server
5 9 (4.31%) Solaris
6 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.96%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.48%) Android
8 1 (0.48%) CentOS
8 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.48%) VMS
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (27.27%) Low Latency
2 53 (25.36%) Multithreading
3 51 (24.40%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (22.01%) Electronic Trading
5 36 (17.22%) Concurrent Programming
6 31 (14.83%) Algorithmic Trading
7 22 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 16 (7.66%) Investment Management
9 14 (6.70%) Garbage Collection
10 12 (5.74%) TDD
11 10 (4.78%) API Integration
11 10 (4.78%) Asset Management
11 10 (4.78%) ITIL
11 10 (4.78%) Software Engineering
12 8 (3.83%) Change Management
12 8 (3.83%) Incident Management
13 7 (3.35%) Problem Management
13 7 (3.35%) Service Management
14 6 (2.87%) E-Commerce
14 6 (2.87%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (55.02%) Java
2 93 (44.50%) SQL
3 25 (11.96%) Python
4 22 (10.53%) C++
5 18 (8.61%) Perl
6 17 (8.13%) Bash Shell
7 13 (6.22%) JavaScript
7 13 (6.22%) Shell Script
8 11 (5.26%) C#
9 7 (3.35%) VBA
10 6 (2.87%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.39%) VB
12 4 (1.91%) C
12 4 (1.91%) Groovy
13 3 (1.44%) Korn
13 3 (1.44%) R
14 2 (0.96%) PHP
14 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.96%) Scala
15 1 (0.48%) sed
Qualifications
1 41 (19.62%) Degree
2 4 (1.91%) PhD
3 1 (0.48%) ISEB
3 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.70%) QA
2 2 (0.96%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.96%) ISO15022
2 2 (0.96%) ISO20022
2 2 (0.96%) SLA
3 1 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.48%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.96%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.48%) KVM
3 1 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (2.87%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.96%) vMotion
3 1 (0.48%) Ansible
3 1 (0.48%) Nagios
3 1 (0.48%) Puppet
3 1 (0.48%) SCOM
3 1 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (17.22%) Oracle
2 24 (11.48%) Sybase
3 9 (4.31%) Bloomberg
3 9 (4.31%) Sun
4 6 (2.87%) GUPTA
4 6 (2.87%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.39%) Currenex
5 5 (2.39%) SunGard
6 4 (1.91%) HP
6 4 (1.91%) TIBCO
6 4 (1.91%) VMware
7 3 (1.44%) Fidessa
7 3 (1.44%) FXall
8 2 (0.96%) Calypso
8 2 (0.96%) ION Trading
8 2 (0.96%) MarketAxess
8 2 (0.96%) Reuters
8 2 (0.96%) Solace
8 2 (0.96%) Tradeweb
9 1 (0.48%) Wyse
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