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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Products Markup Language (FpML)
Rank 308 303 312
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing FpML 4 24 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.035% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.094% 0.54% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4 23 28
Average salary £66,250 £77,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.51% +24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £95,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
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
4240 4471 4957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.77% 37.74% 38.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3680 4008 4672
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 15 September 2014.

FpML Salary Histogram in the City of London

FpML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 20 (90.91%) Finance
2 19 (86.36%) Java
3 16 (72.73%) Banking
4 14 (63.64%) WebLogic
5 13 (59.09%) Perl
6 12 (54.55%) TIBCO
7 11 (50.00%) BusinessWorks
7 11 (50.00%) Subversion
7 11 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
7 11 (50.00%) Investment Banking
7 11 (50.00%) C++
7 11 (50.00%) UNIX
7 11 (50.00%) JBoss
7 11 (50.00%) TIBCO iProcess
8 10 (45.45%) XML
9 8 (36.36%) Oracle
9 8 (36.36%) Derivative
10 7 (31.82%) J2EE
10 7 (31.82%) JMS
10 7 (31.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (27.27%) SWIFT
12 5 (22.73%) AquaLogic Service Bus
12 5 (22.73%) Oracle Service Bus
12 5 (22.73%) iPad
12 5 (22.73%) MQSeries
12 5 (22.73%) AquaLogic
12 5 (22.73%) Fixed Income
12 5 (22.73%) Clustering
13 4 (18.18%) SQL
14 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 14 (63.64%) WebLogic
2 11 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
3 5 (22.73%) AquaLogic Service Bus
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (22.73%) MQSeries
3 5 (22.73%) AquaLogic
4 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (50.00%) BusinessWorks
1 11 (50.00%) TIBCO iProcess
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 1 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 20 (90.91%) Finance
2 16 (72.73%) Banking
3 11 (50.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) TIBCO Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Lead Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Integration Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Graduate
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) XML
2 7 (31.82%) J2EE
2 7 (31.82%) JMS
3 2 (9.09%) JAXB
3 2 (9.09%) Ajax
3 2 (9.09%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (9.09%) JAX-WS
3 2 (9.09%) CSS
3 2 (9.09%) JDBC
3 2 (9.09%) JSP
3 2 (9.09%) DHTML
3 2 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) XSLT
4 1 (4.55%) SOAP
4 1 (4.55%) Rendezvous
4 1 (4.55%) FIXML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Derivative
2 7 (31.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (27.27%) SWIFT
4 5 (22.73%) iPad
4 5 (22.73%) Fixed Income
4 5 (22.73%) Clustering
5 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.55%) Equities
6 1 (4.55%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (4.55%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.09%) Project Management
1 2 (9.09%) Process Management
1 2 (9.09%) RAD
1 2 (9.09%) Usability Testing
1 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 1 (4.55%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
2 1 (4.55%) CRM
2 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
2 1 (4.55%) Workflow
2 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) Java
2 13 (59.09%) Perl
3 11 (50.00%) C++
4 4 (18.18%) SQL
5 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
6 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) IIBA
1 1 (4.55%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
2 2 (9.09%) EMIR
3 1 (4.55%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) TIBCO
2 11 (50.00%) JBoss
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle
4 2 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com