The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of MarketAxess 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 MarketAxess over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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 MarketAxess.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MarketAxess
Rank 311 319 332
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Permanent jobs citing MarketAxess 7 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.062% 0.067% 0.008%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.15% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 1
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary - - -
MarketAxess
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
5227 5411 5832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.63% 45.41% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4358 4713 5297
Average salary £53,050 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.04% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

MarketAxess
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MarketAxess across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

MarketAxess Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MarketAxess
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MarketAxess across the City of London region.

MarketAxess Salary Trend in the City of London

MarketAxess
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MarketAxess across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

MarketAxess Salary Histogram in the City of London

MarketAxess
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 MarketAxess 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 MarketAxess.

1 8 (66.67%) Front Office
1 8 (66.67%) Banking
1 8 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 7 (58.33%) Fixed Income
2 7 (58.33%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) Fidessa
2 7 (58.33%) Bloomberg
2 7 (58.33%) Electronic Trading
2 7 (58.33%) Tradeweb
3 5 (41.67%) Hamcrest
3 5 (41.67%) OSGi
3 5 (41.67%) 29West
3 5 (41.67%) Low Latency
3 5 (41.67%) Apache Ivy
3 5 (41.67%) Line Management
3 5 (41.67%) Spring
3 5 (41.67%) FIX Protocol
3 5 (41.67%) Fund Management
3 5 (41.67%) jMock
3 5 (41.67%) KDB
3 5 (41.67%) Multithreading
3 5 (41.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (41.67%) Back Office
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) Google
3 5 (41.67%) Asset Management

MarketAxess
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 MarketAxess 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 MarketAxess. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) LatentZero
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) KDB
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Hamcrest
1 5 (41.67%) Apache Ivy
1 5 (41.67%) jMock
1 5 (41.67%) Subversion
General
1 8 (66.67%) Front Office
1 8 (66.67%) Banking
1 8 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Back Office
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Support Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Applications Support
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Junior
3 3 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Junior Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) OSGi
1 5 (41.67%) Spring
1 5 (41.67%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Fixed Income
2 5 (41.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (16.67%) Equities
3 2 (16.67%) Derivative
3 2 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (8.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Electronic Trading
2 5 (41.67%) Low Latency
2 5 (41.67%) Line Management
2 5 (41.67%) Fund Management
2 5 (41.67%) Multithreading
2 5 (41.67%) OOA/OOD
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
2 5 (41.67%) Asset Management
3 2 (16.67%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Fidessa
1 7 (58.33%) Bloomberg
1 7 (58.33%) Tradeweb
2 5 (41.67%) 29West
2 5 (41.67%) Google
3 2 (16.67%) Charles River