The table below looks at the statistics for Straight-Through Processing skills 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 Straight-Through Processing over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Straight-Through Processing
Rank 313 320 301
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Permanent jobs citing Straight-Through Processing 1 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.009% 0.069% 0.088%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.011% 0.083% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 9
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £60,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-10.41% +100.00%
Straight-Through Processing
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
9029 9640 9136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 84.36% 82.63% 80.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7591 8052 8087
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%

Straight-Through Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Straight-Through Processing across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Straight-Through Processing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Straight-Through Processing
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Straight-Through Processing Salary Trend in the City of London

Straight-Through Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Straight-Through Processing 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 Straight-Through Processing.

1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Workflow
3 5 (62.50%) Back Office
3 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
3 5 (62.50%) Derivative
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) Perl
4 4 (50.00%) IONA
4 4 (50.00%) Summit
5 3 (37.50%) C
5 3 (37.50%) C++
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) .NET
5 3 (37.50%) CORBA
5 3 (37.50%) MQSeries
5 3 (37.50%) Misys
5 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (37.50%) Equities
5 3 (37.50%) Credit Derivative
5 3 (37.50%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (37.50%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (37.50%) Credit Risk
5 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
6 2 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (25.00%) UNIX
6 2 (25.00%) Project Management

Straight-Through Processing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Straight-Through Processing 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 Straight-Through Processing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Back Office
3 1 (12.50%) Front Office
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Summit Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) AWS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) CORBA
1 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
1 3 (37.50%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) XSD
3 1 (12.50%) XSL
3 1 (12.50%) XSLT
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Derivative
2 3 (37.50%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 3 (37.50%) Credit Risk
2 3 (37.50%) Equities
2 3 (37.50%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Workflow
2 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
3 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 1 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (12.50%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) VBA
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) IONA
2 3 (37.50%) Misys
3 1 (12.50%) TIBCO
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Sybase