The table below looks at the statistics for FpML 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 FpML over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Products Markup Language (FpML)
Rank 305 328 308
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -20
Permanent jobs citing FpML 3 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.029% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.083% 0.32% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 22
Average salary £95,000 £62,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.00% -19.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £56,500 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £77,500 £98,250
UK excluding London average salary - £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -19.04%
FpML
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
3609 4716 4729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.82% 37.27% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3146 4057 4169
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

FpML
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

FpML Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

FpML
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

FpML Salary Trend in the City of London

FpML
Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

FpML Salary Histogram in the City of London

FpML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing FpML 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 FpML.

1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) Back Office
2 9 (69.23%) Finance
3 8 (61.54%) FIX Protocol
3 8 (61.54%) Project Management
4 7 (53.85%) SWIFT
5 6 (46.15%) CRM
5 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
5 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
6 5 (38.46%) QA
6 5 (38.46%) Java
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 4 (30.77%) ISEB
7 4 (30.77%) JMeter
7 4 (30.77%) Selenium
7 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
7 4 (30.77%) JIRA
7 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
7 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
7 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
8 3 (23.08%) Banking
8 3 (23.08%) XML
9 2 (15.38%) Windows
9 2 (15.38%) Linux
9 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
9 2 (15.38%) HTML
9 2 (15.38%) Front Office
9 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (15.38%) TIBCO

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing FpML 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 FpML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
1 1 (7.69%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (15.38%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (7.69%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) NewSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) JMeter
1 4 (30.77%) JIRA
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
General
1 9 (69.23%) Back Office
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
1 4 (30.77%) QA Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Development Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Report Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Lead Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (23.08%) XML
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (7.69%) DHTML
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
4 1 (7.69%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) XSLT
4 1 (7.69%) JMS
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (7.69%) Middleware
4 1 (7.69%) Ajax
4 1 (7.69%) Apache Flex
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) Ext JS
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) REST
4 1 (7.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) SWIFT
2 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (7.69%) Equities
3 1 (7.69%) Derivative
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) CRM
2 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
3 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
4 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Product Management
5 2 (15.38%) Line Management
5 2 (15.38%) SDLC
6 1 (7.69%) Coaching
6 1 (7.69%) Database Security
6 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
6 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ISEB
1 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
2 2 (15.38%) EMIR
3 1 (7.69%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (7.69%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) TIBCO
2 1 (7.69%) Sencha
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle