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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Products Markup Language (FpML)
Rank 312 306 307
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing FpML 6 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.054% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.47% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 21
Average salary £38,750 £77,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £59,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,500 £95,000
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
4160 4483 4857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.11% 37.62% 38.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3651 4012 4577
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 15 (68.18%) Java
3 13 (59.09%) Banking
4 12 (54.55%) XML
5 10 (45.45%) UNIX
5 10 (45.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (45.45%) WebLogic
6 9 (40.91%) Oracle
6 9 (40.91%) Perl
6 9 (40.91%) Derivative
7 8 (36.36%) TIBCO
8 7 (31.82%) BusinessWorks
8 7 (31.82%) Subversion
8 7 (31.82%) Investment Banking
8 7 (31.82%) J2EE
8 7 (31.82%) C++
8 7 (31.82%) JMS
8 7 (31.82%) JBoss
8 7 (31.82%) TIBCO EMS
8 7 (31.82%) TIBCO iProcess
9 6 (27.27%) SWIFT
9 6 (27.27%) SQL
9 6 (27.27%) Fixed Income
10 5 (22.73%) Clustering
10 5 (22.73%) MQSeries
10 5 (22.73%) iPad
10 5 (22.73%) AquaLogic Service Bus
10 5 (22.73%) Oracle Service Bus
10 5 (22.73%) AquaLogic
11 4 (18.18%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 10 (45.45%) WebLogic
2 7 (31.82%) TIBCO EMS
3 5 (22.73%) MQSeries
3 5 (22.73%) AquaLogic Service Bus
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (22.73%) AquaLogic
4 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) BusinessWorks
1 7 (31.82%) TIBCO iProcess
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Subversion
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 20 (90.91%) Finance
2 13 (59.09%) Banking
3 7 (31.82%) Investment Banking
4 2 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) TIBCO Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Graduate
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Implementation Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Report Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Integration Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.55%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Banking Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) XML
2 7 (31.82%) J2EE
2 7 (31.82%) JMS
3 3 (13.64%) XSLT
4 2 (9.09%) FIXML
4 2 (9.09%) DHTML
4 2 (9.09%) HTML
4 2 (9.09%) CSS
4 2 (9.09%) JDBC
4 2 (9.09%) JSP
4 2 (9.09%) JAXB
4 2 (9.09%) Ajax
4 2 (9.09%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (9.09%) JAX-WS
5 1 (4.55%) SOAP
5 1 (4.55%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (40.91%) Derivative
3 6 (27.27%) SWIFT
3 6 (27.27%) Fixed Income
4 5 (22.73%) Clustering
4 5 (22.73%) iPad
5 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 2 (9.09%) Equities
7 1 (4.55%) Hedge funds
7 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
7 1 (4.55%) Credit Risk
7 1 (4.55%) Energy Derivatives
7 1 (4.55%) Economics
7 1 (4.55%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) 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%) Test Scripting
2 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (4.55%) Straight-Through Processing
2 1 (4.55%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
2 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
2 1 (4.55%) CRM
2 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
2 1 (4.55%) Workflow
2 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
2 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) Perl
3 7 (31.82%) C++
4 6 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
6 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) IIBA
2 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 9 (40.91%) Oracle
2 8 (36.36%) TIBCO
3 7 (31.82%) JBoss
4 2 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com