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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spread Betting
Rank 286 261 247
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -14
Permanent jobs citing Spread Betting 20 76 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.64% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 1.38% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 19 65 72
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 - £45,000
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
4571 5524 5336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.92% 46.62% 45.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3939 4712 4842
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £85,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 28 (82.35%) Finance
2 10 (29.41%) Degree
3 9 (26.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (23.53%) Derivative
4 8 (23.53%) SQL
4 8 (23.53%) Axure RP
4 8 (23.53%) Java
4 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (20.59%) Multithreading
5 7 (20.59%) UNIX
6 6 (17.65%) C++
6 6 (17.65%) QA
6 6 (17.65%) HTML
6 6 (17.65%) HTML5
6 6 (17.65%) User Experience
7 5 (14.71%) Advertising
7 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
7 5 (14.71%) Contract for Difference
7 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (14.71%) Linux
7 5 (14.71%) Usability Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Information Architecture
7 5 (14.71%) Analytics
7 5 (14.71%) OmniGraffle
7 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
8 4 (11.76%) Project Management
8 4 (11.76%) User Stories
8 4 (11.76%) BDD
8 4 (11.76%) JIRA
9 3 (8.82%) RESTful

Spread Betting
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 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 1 (2.94%) Lightstreamer
1 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
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%) 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%) WebDriver
3 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.88%) Hudson
3 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.94%) Maven
General
1 28 (82.35%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Junior
3 5 (14.71%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (14.71%) Graduate
3 5 (14.71%) Administrator
3 5 (14.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (14.71%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (14.71%) Junior Systems Administrator
4 4 (11.76%) User Experience Researcher
4 4 (11.76%) Designer
4 4 (11.76%) UX Designer
4 4 (11.76%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.82%) C++ Developer
5 3 (8.82%) QA Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) HTML
1 6 (17.65%) HTML5
2 3 (8.82%) STL
2 3 (8.82%) CORBA
2 3 (8.82%) RESTful
3 2 (5.88%) J2SE
3 2 (5.88%) JMS
3 2 (5.88%) .NET
3 2 (5.88%) Spring
3 2 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.94%) REST
4 1 (2.94%) CSS3
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%) JSON
4 1 (2.94%) WCF
4 1 (2.94%) CSS
4 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (23.53%) Derivative
3 6 (17.65%) User Experience
4 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
4 5 (14.71%) Contract for Difference
5 3 (8.82%) Equities
6 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) UNIX
2 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Linux
3 3 (8.82%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.59%) Multithreading
3 5 (14.71%) Usability Testing
3 5 (14.71%) Information Architecture
3 5 (14.71%) Analytics
4 4 (11.76%) User Stories
4 4 (11.76%) BDD
4 4 (11.76%) Project Management
5 3 (8.82%) TDD
5 3 (8.82%) Automation Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Low Latency
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%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.88%) Information Security
6 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.94%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) Java
1 8 (23.53%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) C++
3 3 (8.82%) C
4 2 (5.88%) Perl
4 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.94%) C#
5 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.88%) Terracotta
2 2 (5.88%) Cyber-Ark
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vivid Technology
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus/Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Spectrum IT
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago