The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ION Trading
Rank 299 279 289
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Permanent jobs citing ION Trading 12 34 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.33% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.71% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 21
Average salary £81,250 £80,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £46,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.26%
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London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5067 4758 5143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.70% 45.81% 47.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4355 4092 4570
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

ION Trading
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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015, 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 25 (78.13%) ION MarketView
2 15 (46.88%) Electronic Trading
3 14 (43.75%) Finance
3 14 (43.75%) TIBCO
4 11 (34.38%) Java
4 11 (34.38%) SQL
4 11 (34.38%) Front Office
5 9 (28.13%) Banking
5 9 (28.13%) Fixed Income
6 8 (25.00%) UNIX
6 8 (25.00%) C#
6 8 (25.00%) Low Latency
7 7 (21.88%) Multithreading
7 7 (21.88%) Windows
7 7 (21.88%) Investment Banking
8 6 (18.75%) Retail
8 6 (18.75%) Project Management
8 6 (18.75%) Linux
8 6 (18.75%) C++
8 6 (18.75%) Python
9 5 (15.63%) Oracle
9 5 (15.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (12.50%) Firewall
10 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 4 (12.50%) TDD
10 4 (12.50%) Problem Management
10 4 (12.50%) TIBCO EMS
10 4 (12.50%) Splunk
10 4 (12.50%) ITRS Geneos

ION Trading
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 4 (12.50%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Foundation
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) Mathematica
1 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (78.13%) ION MarketView
2 1 (3.13%) Bloomberg TOMS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.13%) OLAP
4 1 (3.13%) MS Access
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 11 (34.38%) Front Office
3 9 (28.13%) Banking
4 7 (21.88%) Investment Banking
5 6 (18.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Java Developer
3 5 (15.63%) C# Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Applications Support
4 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Electronics Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Graduate
7 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Java Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.13%) Java Programmer
7 1 (3.13%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Front Office Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.13%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
1 3 (9.38%) Rendezvous
1 3 (9.38%) Middleware
1 3 (9.38%) JNI
1 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (3.13%) XML
2 1 (3.13%) XSD
2 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Fixed Income
2 5 (15.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.13%) Physics
4 1 (3.13%) Open Source
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) UNIX
2 7 (21.88%) Windows
3 6 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Electronic Trading
2 8 (25.00%) Low Latency
3 7 (21.88%) Multithreading
4 6 (18.75%) Project Management
5 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 4 (12.50%) TDD
5 4 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 4 (12.50%) Capacity Management
6 3 (9.38%) Algorithmic Trading
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL
7 2 (6.25%) OO
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.13%) Market Making
8 1 (3.13%) Financial Modelling
8 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.13%) CRM
8 1 (3.13%) UML
8 1 (3.13%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) Java
1 11 (34.38%) SQL
2 8 (25.00%) C#
3 6 (18.75%) C++
3 6 (18.75%) Python
4 3 (9.38%) C
5 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.25%) Perl
6 1 (3.13%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) TIBCO
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle
3 4 (12.50%) Splunk
4 2 (6.25%) Software AG
4 2 (6.25%) Sybase
5 1 (3.13%) Cognos
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.13%) Bloomberg
5 1 (3.13%) eSpeed
5 1 (3.13%) Tradeweb
5 1 (3.13%) MarketAxess