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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Products Markup Language (FpML)
Rank 263 309 312
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +3
Permanent jobs citing FpML 2 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% 0.12% 0.048%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.084% 0.36% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 4
Average salary £56,250 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.64% +3.70%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -8.10%
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
2384 3361 4064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.26% 32.88% 39.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2128 2996 3498
Average salary £57,500 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.48% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 8 (80.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (60.00%) Equities
3 6 (60.00%) XSLT
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) Derivative
4 5 (50.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 4 (40.00%) Reference Data
5 4 (40.00%) Data Architecture
5 4 (40.00%) Data Structures
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) XSD
5 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (40.00%) SOA
5 4 (40.00%) XML Schema
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) Banking
7 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
7 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) WCF
7 2 (20.00%) WPF
7 2 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
7 2 (20.00%) Kanban
7 2 (20.00%) Web Development
7 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
7 2 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Front Office
3 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Data Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Messaging Architect
1 4 (40.00%) SOA Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Web Architect
1 4 (40.00%) XML Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Electronic Trading Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Database Developer
4 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (60.00%) XSLT
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) XML Schema
4 4 (40.00%) XSD
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) .NET
6 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
6 2 (20.00%) HTML5
6 2 (20.00%) WCF
6 2 (20.00%) WPF
7 1 (10.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Equities
2 5 (50.00%) Derivative
2 5 (50.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 4 (40.00%) Data Structures
3 4 (40.00%) Reference Data
4 2 (20.00%) Fixed Income
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) SWIFT
5 1 (10.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Data Architecture
1 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (40.00%) SOA
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (20.00%) Kanban
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) MVVM
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Java