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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MarketAxess
Rank 303 334 322
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -12
Permanent jobs citing MarketAxess 3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.028% 0.025% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.057% 0.056% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £67,500 - £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £61,500 - £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 - £79,000
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
5241 5405 5604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.06% 45.62% 47.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4599 4680 5058
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 10 (90.91%) Front Office
1 10 (90.91%) Banking
1 10 (90.91%) Investment Banking
2 9 (81.82%) FIX Protocol
3 7 (63.64%) Java
3 7 (63.64%) Electronic Trading
3 7 (63.64%) Bloomberg
3 7 (63.64%) Tradeweb
4 6 (54.55%) Low Latency
4 6 (54.55%) Spring
4 6 (54.55%) Fixed Income
5 5 (45.45%) Finance
5 5 (45.45%) Windows
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 5 (45.45%) Google
5 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
5 5 (45.45%) OSGi
5 5 (45.45%) Subversion
5 5 (45.45%) jMock
5 5 (45.45%) Hamcrest
5 5 (45.45%) Apache Ivy
5 5 (45.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (45.45%) 29West
5 5 (45.45%) Fidessa
5 5 (45.45%) KDB
5 5 (45.45%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) TDD
6 4 (36.36%) Asset Management
6 4 (36.36%) Fund Management

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (9.09%) LatentZero
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) KDB
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Subversion
1 5 (45.45%) jMock
1 5 (45.45%) Hamcrest
1 5 (45.45%) Apache Ivy
General
1 10 (90.91%) Front Office
1 10 (90.91%) Banking
1 10 (90.91%) Investment Banking
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Java Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Applications Support
3 2 (18.18%) Junior
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (54.55%) Spring
3 5 (45.45%) OSGi
4 1 (9.09%) Java SE
4 1 (9.09%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) JMS
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Fixed Income
2 5 (45.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (18.18%) Derivative
4 1 (9.09%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (9.09%) Hedge funds
4 1 (9.09%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Electronic Trading
2 6 (54.55%) Low Latency
3 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
3 5 (45.45%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) Asset Management
4 4 (36.36%) Fund Management
4 4 (36.36%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) OOD
5 1 (9.09%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Bloomberg
1 7 (63.64%) Tradeweb
2 5 (45.45%) 29West
2 5 (45.45%) Google
2 5 (45.45%) Fidessa
3 1 (9.09%) TIBCO
3 1 (9.09%) Charles River