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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
London / City of London
Rank 128 171 228
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +57
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 99 93 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.00% 1.35% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.33% 3.68% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 87 89 91
Median salary £77,500 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £93,500 £103,600 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -12.82%

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
1857 2527 3402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.59% 36.64% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1681 2234 2998
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017, 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.

1 122 (66.30%) Finance
2 110 (59.78%) SQL
3 97 (52.72%) Java
4 61 (33.15%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (30.98%) Unix
6 56 (30.43%) Front Office
7 53 (28.80%) Linux
8 51 (27.72%) Multithreading
9 48 (26.09%) Electronic Trading
10 46 (25.00%) XML
11 44 (23.91%) Fixed Income
12 43 (23.37%) Low Latency
13 41 (22.28%) HTML
14 39 (21.20%) Banking
15 37 (20.11%) Degree
16 36 (19.57%) SQL Server
17 34 (18.48%) Fintech
18 33 (17.93%) JavaScript
19 31 (16.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 29 (15.76%) Windows
20 29 (15.76%) Java SE
21 27 (14.67%) Derivative
21 27 (14.67%) SWIFT
21 27 (14.67%) Concurrent Programming
22 26 (14.13%) JIRA
23 25 (13.59%) J2SE
24 24 (13.04%) QA
24 24 (13.04%) Business Analysis
25 23 (12.50%) Back Office
26 22 (11.96%) Project Management

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 6 (3.26%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (3.26%) IIS
2 2 (1.09%) Apache
2 2 (1.09%) Confluence
2 2 (1.09%) JBoss
2 2 (1.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.54%) MS Office
2 1 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.09%) Eze OMS
2 2 (1.09%) LatentZero
2 2 (1.09%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.89%) Firewall
2 4 (2.17%) FTP
3 3 (1.63%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (1.63%) FIX Connectivity
3 3 (1.63%) iSCSI
3 3 (1.63%) NetScaler
3 3 (1.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.35%) MySQL
3 7 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (3.80%) KDB
4 6 (3.26%) DB2
4 6 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.72%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.72%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.17%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (14.13%) JIRA
2 10 (5.43%) Maven
3 9 (4.89%) Ant
3 9 (4.89%) Subversion
4 5 (2.72%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.17%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.17%) Robot Framework
6 2 (1.09%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.09%) IntelliJ
6 2 (1.09%) JUnit
6 2 (1.09%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.09%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 122 (66.30%) Finance
2 56 (30.43%) Front Office
3 39 (21.20%) Banking
4 23 (12.50%) Back Office
5 9 (4.89%) French Language
6 7 (3.80%) German Language
6 7 (3.80%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.72%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.09%) Marketing
9 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 89 (48.37%) Developer
2 54 (29.35%) Java Developer
3 42 (22.83%) Analyst
4 25 (13.59%) Business Analyst
5 23 (12.50%) Applications Support
6 20 (10.87%) FIX Analyst
6 20 (10.87%) SQL Developer
7 16 (8.70%) Database Developer
7 16 (8.70%) SQL Database Developer
8 15 (8.15%) Support Analyst
9 14 (7.61%) FIX Business Analyst
10 10 (5.43%) C++ Developer
11 9 (4.89%) Java Scala Developer
11 9 (4.89%) Scala Developer
12 8 (4.35%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
12 8 (4.35%) Senior Developer
12 8 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
13 7 (3.80%) Applications Support Analyst
13 7 (3.80%) Integration Manager
13 7 (3.80%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (25.00%) XML
2 41 (22.28%) HTML
3 29 (15.76%) Java SE
4 25 (13.59%) J2SE
5 17 (9.24%) HTML5
6 10 (5.43%) REST
7 9 (4.89%) Swing
8 7 (3.80%) JMS
8 7 (3.80%) Middleware
9 6 (3.26%) React
10 5 (2.72%) .NET
10 5 (2.72%) Rendezvous
10 5 (2.72%) SOAP
10 5 (2.72%) WPF
11 4 (2.17%) FpML
11 4 (2.17%) J2EE
11 4 (2.17%) JDBC
12 3 (1.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 3 (1.63%) CSS
13 2 (1.09%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (23.91%) Fixed Income
2 34 (18.48%) Fintech
3 31 (16.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 27 (14.67%) Derivative
4 27 (14.67%) SWIFT
5 19 (10.33%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (10.33%) Equities
6 14 (7.61%) Reference Data
7 12 (6.52%) Hedge funds
8 11 (5.98%) Equity Derivative
9 8 (4.35%) Computer Science
10 5 (2.72%) Algorithms
11 4 (2.17%) Credit Derivative
11 4 (2.17%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 2 (1.09%) N-Tier
12 2 (1.09%) Wiki
13 1 (0.54%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 57 (30.98%) Unix
2 53 (28.80%) Linux
3 29 (15.76%) Windows
4 10 (5.43%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.72%) CentOS
5 5 (2.72%) Solaris
6 3 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (33.15%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (27.72%) Multithreading
3 48 (26.09%) Electronic Trading
4 43 (23.37%) Low Latency
5 27 (14.67%) Concurrent Programming
6 24 (13.04%) Business Analysis
7 22 (11.96%) CRM
7 22 (11.96%) Project Management
8 19 (10.33%) Analytics
9 18 (9.78%) Waterfall
10 14 (7.61%) Workflow
11 13 (7.07%) SDLC
12 11 (5.98%) OO
13 10 (5.43%) OOD
13 10 (5.43%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (4.89%) Investment Management
14 9 (4.89%) Scrum
15 8 (4.35%) Algorithmic Trading
15 8 (4.35%) Test Automation
16 7 (3.80%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 110 (59.78%) SQL
2 97 (52.72%) Java
3 33 (17.93%) JavaScript
4 22 (11.96%) C++
5 14 (7.61%) Shell Script
6 12 (6.52%) Python
7 10 (5.43%) Perl
7 10 (5.43%) Scala
7 10 (5.43%) VB
8 9 (4.89%) C#
9 8 (4.35%) Bash Shell
10 7 (3.80%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.72%) C
11 5 (2.72%) T-SQL
12 4 (2.17%) ANSI SQL
12 4 (2.17%) VBScript
13 3 (1.63%) PHP
14 2 (1.09%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 37 (20.11%) Degree
2 1 (0.54%) Postgraduate
2 1 (0.54%) RHCE
2 1 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.04%) QA
2 17 (9.24%) MiFID
3 7 (3.80%) SLA
4 4 (2.17%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.09%) EMIR
System Software
1 3 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (2.72%) ITRS Geneos
2 4 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.63%) CFEngine
3 3 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (5.98%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.89%) TIBCO
3 6 (3.26%) Fidessa
3 6 (3.26%) ION Trading
4 5 (2.72%) Charles River
4 5 (2.72%) HP
4 5 (2.72%) Oracle
4 5 (2.72%) Red Hat
4 5 (2.72%) SunGard
5 4 (2.17%) Fiserv
5 4 (2.17%) IBM
6 3 (1.63%) VMware
7 2 (1.09%) Citrix
7 2 (1.09%) Eze Software Group
7 2 (1.09%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.09%) Sun
8 1 (0.54%) Solace
8 1 (0.54%) Sybase
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 hours ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Progression
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago