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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spread Betting
Rank 286 252 273
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +21
Permanent jobs citing Spread Betting 18 61 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.58% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 1.23% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18 49 41
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £19,500 - £62,500
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
4203 4944 4914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.52% 46.99% 44.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3592 4178 4418
Average salary £55,000 £56,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.08% +3.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015, 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 27 (79.41%) Finance
2 10 (29.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 10 (29.41%) Java
2 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (23.53%) Multithreading
3 8 (23.53%) Axure RP
4 7 (20.59%) Degree
4 7 (20.59%) UNIX
5 6 (17.65%) C++
5 6 (17.65%) HTML
5 6 (17.65%) QA
5 6 (17.65%) HTML5
6 5 (14.71%) Information Architecture
6 5 (14.71%) OmniGraffle
6 5 (14.71%) Contract for Difference
6 5 (14.71%) Usability Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Advertising
6 5 (14.71%) Analytics
6 5 (14.71%) Low Latency
6 5 (14.71%) User Experience
7 4 (11.76%) User Stories
7 4 (11.76%) TDD
7 4 (11.76%) Project Management
7 4 (11.76%) Derivative
7 4 (11.76%) JIRA
7 4 (11.76%) BDD
8 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
8 3 (8.82%) RESTful
8 3 (8.82%) Waterfall

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 2 (5.88%) Lightstreamer
2 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) OmniGraffle
2 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Axure RP
2 4 (11.76%) JIRA
3 2 (5.88%) Selenium
3 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.88%) Hudson
3 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.88%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.94%) Mockito
4 1 (2.94%) Maven
4 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (79.41%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Advertising
3 2 (5.88%) Games
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Front Office
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Business Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Designer
3 4 (11.76%) UX Designer
3 4 (11.76%) User Experience Researcher
4 3 (8.82%) C++ Developer
4 3 (8.82%) C# Developer
4 3 (8.82%) QA Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Junior
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Incident Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) HTML
1 6 (17.65%) HTML5
2 3 (8.82%) RESTful
2 3 (8.82%) .NET
2 3 (8.82%) Spring
2 3 (8.82%) STL
2 3 (8.82%) CORBA
3 2 (5.88%) J2SE
3 2 (5.88%) JMS
3 2 (5.88%) Hibernate
3 2 (5.88%) WPF
3 2 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (5.88%) REST
4 1 (2.94%) WebSockets
4 1 (2.94%) SignalR
4 1 (2.94%) HATEOAS
4 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.94%) WinForms
4 1 (2.94%) JSON
4 1 (2.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (14.71%) Contract for Difference
2 5 (14.71%) User Experience
3 4 (11.76%) Derivative
4 3 (8.82%) Equities
5 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.88%) Online Gambling
5 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.94%) Open Source
6 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) UNIX
2 3 (8.82%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (23.53%) Multithreading
3 5 (14.71%) Usability Testing
3 5 (14.71%) Information Architecture
3 5 (14.71%) Analytics
3 5 (14.71%) Low Latency
4 4 (11.76%) User Stories
4 4 (11.76%) BDD
4 4 (11.76%) TDD
4 4 (11.76%) Project Management
5 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.82%) Automation Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
5 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Information Security
6 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) Java
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) C++
3 3 (8.82%) C
3 3 (8.82%) C#
4 2 (5.88%) Perl
4 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Terracotta
1 2 (5.88%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
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Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 5 days ago
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iKonnect
Salary: £80000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: Competitive Salary, Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago