The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Spread Betting 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 Spread Betting over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spread Betting
Rank 305 284 217
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -67
Permanent jobs citing Spread Betting 14 38 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.32% 0.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.77% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 14 35 120
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £50,250 £62,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-19.60% +56.25%
Spread Betting
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4329 4951 5302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.65% 41.30% 41.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3603 4348 4861
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Spread Betting
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Spread Betting Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Spread Betting
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Spread Betting Salary Trend in the City of London

Spread Betting
Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

Spread Betting Salary Histogram in the City of London

Spread Betting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Spread Betting 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 Spread Betting.

1 34 (77.27%) Finance
2 17 (38.64%) Degree
3 13 (29.55%) Derivative
3 13 (29.55%) Computer Science
4 12 (27.27%) SQL
4 12 (27.27%) Linux
5 10 (22.73%) Red Hat
5 10 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (20.45%) Contract for Difference
6 9 (20.45%) C#
6 9 (20.45%) HTML
7 8 (18.18%) Java
7 8 (18.18%) HTML5
8 7 (15.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (15.91%) .NET
8 7 (15.91%) OOP
8 7 (15.91%) QA
8 7 (15.91%) TDD
9 6 (13.64%) Android
9 6 (13.64%) Test Automation
9 6 (13.64%) Apache Flex
9 6 (13.64%) Selenium
10 5 (11.36%) WebDriver
10 5 (11.36%) Mathematics
10 5 (11.36%) Physics
10 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
10 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
10 5 (11.36%) Equities
11 4 (9.09%) MVC
11 4 (9.09%) T-SQL

Spread Betting
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Spread Betting 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 Spread Betting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.82%) Lync
2 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Selenium
2 5 (11.36%) WebDriver
3 4 (9.09%) FlexUnit
3 4 (9.09%) Hudson
3 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.82%) JUnit
5 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.55%) Subversion
5 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.27%) TestNG
6 1 (2.27%) EasyMock
6 1 (2.27%) Maven
6 1 (2.27%) JIRA
6 1 (2.27%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (2.27%) eggPlant
6 1 (2.27%) Concordion
6 1 (2.27%) Artifactory
General
1 34 (77.27%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Front Office
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Graduate
1 14 (31.82%) Junior
2 13 (29.55%) Developer
3 10 (22.73%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (22.73%) Administrator
3 10 (22.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 10 (22.73%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (22.73%) Junior Systems Administrator
4 8 (18.18%) Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) C# Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) QA Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Junior Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) IT Business Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Test Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Telephony Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Java Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) HTML
2 8 (18.18%) HTML5
3 7 (15.91%) .NET
4 6 (13.64%) Apache Flex
5 4 (9.09%) RESTful
6 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (6.82%) WPF
6 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
6 3 (6.82%) CSS
7 2 (4.55%) Ajax
7 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
7 2 (4.55%) JSON
7 2 (4.55%) jQuery
7 2 (4.55%) Swing
7 2 (4.55%) CSS3
7 2 (4.55%) Reactive Extensions
7 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.27%) JMS
8 1 (2.27%) Spring
8 1 (2.27%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Derivative
1 13 (29.55%) Computer Science
2 9 (20.45%) Contract for Difference
3 7 (15.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (11.36%) Mathematics
4 5 (11.36%) Physics
4 5 (11.36%) Equities
5 4 (9.09%) Open Source
6 3 (6.82%) Fixed Income
7 2 (4.55%) iPhone
7 2 (4.55%) iPad
7 2 (4.55%) Digital Media
8 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (2.27%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (2.27%) RIA
8 1 (2.27%) Online Gambling
8 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (2.27%) Grid Computing
8 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Linux
2 10 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (13.64%) Android
4 4 (9.09%) UNIX
4 4 (9.09%) Windows
5 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) OOP
1 7 (15.91%) TDD
2 6 (13.64%) Test Automation
3 4 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
3 4 (9.09%) Software Architecture
3 4 (9.09%) Automation Testing
3 4 (9.09%) Low Latency
3 4 (9.09%) Data Management
3 4 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (9.09%) Multithreading
3 4 (9.09%) MVC
4 3 (6.82%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (6.82%) Scrum
4 3 (6.82%) OO
4 3 (6.82%) Software Testing
5 2 (4.55%) BDD
5 2 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) SQL
2 9 (20.45%) C#
3 8 (18.18%) Java
4 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 4 (9.09%) ActionScript
5 4 (9.09%) Python
5 4 (9.09%) ActionScript 3.0
6 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.55%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.55%) Perl
7 1 (2.27%) C++
7 1 (2.27%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) SCCM
1 1 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Red Hat
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.82%) Avaya
4 1 (2.27%) Reuters
4 1 (2.27%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.27%) McAfee
4 1 (2.27%) Polycom
4 1 (2.27%) Lumension
4 1 (2.27%) Verint
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago