The first table below looks at the demand for FIXML 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 FIXML over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Information Exchange Markup Language (FIXML)
Rank 331 315 333
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +18
Permanent jobs citing FIXML 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.008% 0.009% 0.022%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.021% 0.022% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £75,000 £60,000 £93,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -35.48%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £65,000 -
% change year-on-year
-42.30% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4677 4507 5220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.09% 38.42% 37.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4017 4015 4922
Average salary £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.96% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
FIXML
London

FIXML
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FIXML across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

FIXML Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

FIXML
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

FIXML Salary Trend in the City of London

FIXML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing FIXML 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 FIXML.

1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 9 (90.00%) Markit EDM
2 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 8 (80.00%) Front Office
3 7 (70.00%) Degree
3 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (70.00%) Investment Management
4 6 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (60.00%) Asset Management
4 6 (60.00%) Regression Testing
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) XML
6 4 (40.00%) XSD
6 4 (40.00%) XSLT
6 4 (40.00%) C#
6 4 (40.00%) .NET
6 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
7 3 (30.00%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (30.00%) LatentZero
7 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (30.00%) thinkFolio
8 2 (20.00%) TDD
8 2 (20.00%) NUnit
9 1 (10.00%) JIRA

FIXML
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing FIXML 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 FIXML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Markit EDM
2 3 (30.00%) LatentZero
3 1 (10.00%) Eagle PACE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) NUnit
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 8 (80.00%) Front Office
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) XSD
2 4 (40.00%) XSLT
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) FpML
3 1 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Investment Management
2 6 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Asset Management
2 6 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) IIBA
2 1 (10.00%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) EMIR
1 1 (10.00%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) thinkFolio
3 1 (10.00%) Charles River