The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Information Exchange Markup Language (FIXML)
Rank 293 326 320
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -6
Permanent jobs citing FIXML 10 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.017% 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.046% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 3
Average salary £65,000 £32,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -59.37%
UK excluding London average salary - - -
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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
3432 4387 4613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.48% 37.40% 39.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2919 3808 4158
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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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

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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

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Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FIXML across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

FIXML Salary Histogram in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
1 13 (92.86%) FIX Protocol
2 10 (71.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (57.14%) SOA
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 8 (57.14%) Derivative
4 7 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
4 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) TDD
4 7 (50.00%) Fixed Income
4 7 (50.00%) Equities
4 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 7 (50.00%) .NET
4 7 (50.00%) OOP
4 7 (50.00%) MSMQ
4 7 (50.00%) C#
4 7 (50.00%) Middleware
4 7 (50.00%) NServiceBus
5 6 (42.86%) Back Office
5 6 (42.86%) XML
5 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 6 (42.86%) WCF
5 6 (42.86%) WPF
6 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (35.71%) Reference Data
6 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 7 (50.00%) NServiceBus
2 1 (7.14%) Mule ESB
2 1 (7.14%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Back Office
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
1 7 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Data Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Data Modeller
5 1 (7.14%) Data Integration Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Integration Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) FIX Protocol
2 7 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
2 7 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) MSMQ
2 7 (50.00%) Middleware
3 6 (42.86%) XML
3 6 (42.86%) WCF
3 6 (42.86%) WPF
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (35.71%) XSD
4 5 (35.71%) XSLT
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 5 (35.71%) FpML
5 3 (21.43%) XML Schema
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) XML Messaging
7 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
7 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (57.14%) Derivative
3 7 (50.00%) Fixed Income
3 7 (50.00%) Equities
4 5 (35.71%) Reference Data
5 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) SOA
2 7 (50.00%) OOP
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
4 5 (35.71%) MVC
5 3 (21.43%) Master Data Management
5 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 3 (21.43%) Data Management
6 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.14%) ITIL
7 1 (7.14%) OO
7 1 (7.14%) Workflow
7 1 (7.14%) Migration
7 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
1 8 (57.14%) T-SQL
2 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 7 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft