The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of ION Trading products and/or services 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 ION Trading over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the City of London region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within ION Trading.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ION Trading
Rank 303 291 304
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Permanent jobs citing ION Trading 33 32 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.27% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 0.59% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 22
Average salary £80,000 £62,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £86,500 £89,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5775 5408 5979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.66% 44.92% 46.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4959 4689 5451
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% -2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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 ION Trading across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

ION Trading 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 ION Trading across the City of London region.

ION Trading 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 ION Trading across the City of London region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

ION Trading 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 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing ION Trading 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 ION Trading.

1 32 (50.79%) Front Office
2 22 (34.92%) Java
3 21 (33.33%) Finance
3 21 (33.33%) Banking
4 20 (31.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 20 (31.75%) Bloomberg
4 20 (31.75%) SQL Server
5 19 (30.16%) Fixed Income
6 18 (28.57%) Sybase
6 18 (28.57%) KDB
6 18 (28.57%) ION MarketView
7 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
8 15 (23.81%) Investment Banking
9 14 (22.22%) Bloomberg TOMS
10 13 (20.63%) Equities
10 13 (20.63%) C#
10 13 (20.63%) Reuters
11 12 (19.05%) TIBCO
11 12 (19.05%) C++
11 12 (19.05%) JUnit
11 12 (19.05%) Windows
11 12 (19.05%) Linux
11 12 (19.05%) TDD
11 12 (19.05%) Multithreading
11 12 (19.05%) Spring
11 12 (19.05%) Mockito
11 12 (19.05%) Analytics
12 11 (17.46%) Data Analysis
12 11 (17.46%) SQL
12 11 (17.46%) Oracle

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing ION Trading 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 ION Trading. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (15.87%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (3.17%) MTS
3 1 (1.59%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (28.57%) ION MarketView
2 14 (22.22%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 10 (15.87%) 3000 Xtra
3 10 (15.87%) Summit
3 10 (15.87%) Front Arena
3 10 (15.87%) RMDS
3 10 (15.87%) Eikon
4 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.59%) LatentZero
4 1 (1.59%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.87%) LAN
1 10 (15.87%) WAN
1 10 (15.87%) TCP/IP
1 10 (15.87%) DNS
1 10 (15.87%) SSL
1 10 (15.87%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.75%) SQL Server
2 18 (28.57%) KDB
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) JUnit
1 12 (19.05%) Mockito
General
1 32 (50.79%) Front Office
2 21 (33.33%) Finance
2 21 (33.33%) Banking
3 15 (23.81%) Investment Banking
4 10 (15.87%) Law
4 10 (15.87%) Publishing
5 7 (11.11%) Financial Institution
6 4 (6.35%) Back Office
7 3 (4.76%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Applications Support
2 17 (26.98%) Developer
2 17 (26.98%) Java Developer
3 12 (19.05%) Analyst
4 11 (17.46%) Account Manager
4 11 (17.46%) Technical Account Manager
4 11 (17.46%) Technical Manager
5 10 (15.87%) Support Analyst
6 6 (9.52%) Business Analyst
6 6 (9.52%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Team Leader
7 4 (6.35%) Support Team Leader
7 4 (6.35%) Business Support Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) UNIX Team Leader
8 3 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
9 1 (1.59%) Architect
9 1 (1.59%) Financial Analyst
9 1 (1.59%) Junior Analyst
9 1 (1.59%) Junior Financial Analyst
9 1 (1.59%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.05%) Spring
2 10 (15.87%) Rendezvous
2 10 (15.87%) Middleware
3 2 (3.17%) Flash
4 1 (1.59%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.59%) FpML
4 1 (1.59%) HTML
4 1 (1.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (31.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 19 (30.16%) Fixed Income
3 13 (20.63%) Equities
4 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.17%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.05%) Windows
1 12 (19.05%) Linux
2 11 (17.46%) UNIX
3 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.05%) TDD
1 12 (19.05%) Multithreading
1 12 (19.05%) Analytics
2 11 (17.46%) Data Analysis
2 11 (17.46%) Service Delivery
3 8 (12.70%) E-Commerce
4 7 (11.11%) ITIL
4 7 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
5 4 (6.35%) Algorithmic Trading
6 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (4.76%) Low Latency
6 3 (4.76%) Product Management
6 3 (4.76%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.76%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.17%) Scrum
7 2 (3.17%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.17%) OO
7 2 (3.17%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.17%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.92%) Java
2 13 (20.63%) C#
3 12 (19.05%) C++
4 11 (17.46%) SQL
5 8 (12.70%) Python
6 6 (9.52%) Shell Script
6 6 (9.52%) Perl
7 4 (6.35%) PowerShell
7 4 (6.35%) T-SQL
7 4 (6.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Control-M
1 1 (1.59%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 20 (31.75%) Bloomberg
2 18 (28.57%) Sybase
3 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
4 13 (20.63%) Reuters
5 12 (19.05%) TIBCO
6 11 (17.46%) Oracle
6 11 (17.46%) SunGard
6 11 (17.46%) Murex
7 10 (15.87%) Misys
8 4 (6.35%) IBM
9 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
9 3 (4.76%) Tradeweb
10 2 (3.17%) StreamBase
10 2 (3.17%) eSpeed
11 1 (1.59%) thinkFolio
11 1 (1.59%) Infor
11 1 (1.59%) Charles River