The first table below looks at the demand for FIX Protocol skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FIX Protocol over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 719 646 619
Rank change year-on-year
-73 -27
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 176 192 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.48% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 153 162 224
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £93,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42455 40377 45907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.00% 39.80% 41.39%
Number of salaries quoted 36363 35251 40806
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
FIX Protocol
UK

FIX Protocol
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FIX Protocol across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

FIX Protocol Jobs Demand Trend in England

FIX Protocol
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FIX Protocol across the England region.

FIX Protocol Salary Trend in England

FIX Protocol
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FIX Protocol across the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

FIX Protocol Salary Histogram in England

FIX Protocol
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FIX Protocol within the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -41 157 £63,750 +15.90% 17
West Midlands +8 8 £45,000 -15.09%
East Midlands -14 7 £42,500 +32.81% 1
South East -11 4 £38,000 -10.58%
FIX Protocol
UK

FIX Protocol
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing FIX Protocol 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 FIX Protocol.

1 160 (50.96%) UNIX
2 147 (46.82%) SQL
3 131 (41.72%) Linux
3 131 (41.72%) Finance
4 127 (40.45%) Java
5 122 (38.85%) Front Office
6 101 (32.17%) Equities
7 96 (30.57%) Low Latency
8 94 (29.94%) Banking
9 79 (25.16%) C++
9 79 (25.16%) Electronic Trading
10 68 (21.66%) Windows
11 66 (21.02%) Degree
12 64 (20.38%) Multithreading
13 57 (18.15%) Algorithmic Trading
14 56 (17.83%) Software Engineering
14 56 (17.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 49 (15.61%) Investment Banking
16 45 (14.33%) SQL Server
17 40 (12.74%) Agile Software Development
17 40 (12.74%) Perl
17 40 (12.74%) Python
18 39 (12.42%) Oracle
19 37 (11.78%) C#
20 33 (10.51%) Sybase
20 33 (10.51%) Middleware
21 32 (10.19%) Fidessa
22 31 (9.87%) QA
23 30 (9.55%) OO
24 28 (8.92%) Derivative

FIX Protocol
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing FIX Protocol 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 FIX Protocol. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (3.82%) WebSphere
1 12 (3.82%) IIS
2 11 (3.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 11 (3.50%) Apache
2 11 (3.50%) GlassFish
3 7 (2.23%) Mule
4 4 (1.27%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.96%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (0.64%) GemFire
7 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.32%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (1.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.96%) LatentZero
1 3 (0.96%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.73%) TCP/IP
1 18 (5.73%) Firewall
2 7 (2.23%) WAN
3 6 (1.91%) LAN
3 6 (1.91%) DNS
4 5 (1.59%) DHCP
5 4 (1.27%) VPN
6 3 (0.96%) 4G
7 2 (0.64%) Multicast
7 2 (0.64%) LDAP
7 2 (0.64%) BGP
7 2 (0.64%) MPLS
7 2 (0.64%) Internet
8 1 (0.32%) VLAN
8 1 (0.32%) SAN
8 1 (0.32%) OSPF
8 1 (0.32%) 3G
8 1 (0.32%) SSL
8 1 (0.32%) HTTP
8 1 (0.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (14.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.82%) Relational Database
3 11 (3.50%) KDB
4 10 (3.18%) RDBMS
5 8 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.23%) Big Data
7 6 (1.91%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.27%) MySQL
9 3 (0.96%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.32%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.32%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 20 (6.37%) Git (software)
2 17 (5.41%) Subversion
3 13 (4.14%) Jenkins
4 12 (3.82%) Cucumber
5 10 (3.18%) Maven
6 9 (2.87%) JUnit
7 8 (2.55%) TeamCity
8 7 (2.23%) ClearCase
8 7 (2.23%) Ant
9 5 (1.59%) QuickTest Pro
10 4 (1.27%) JIRA
10 4 (1.27%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.64%) TestNG
12 1 (0.32%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.32%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.32%) Concordion
12 1 (0.32%) Hudson
12 1 (0.32%) EasyMock
12 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.32%) JBehave
General
1 131 (41.72%) Finance
2 122 (38.85%) Front Office
3 94 (29.94%) Banking
4 49 (15.61%) Investment Banking
5 18 (5.73%) Marketing
6 14 (4.46%) Financial Institution
7 9 (2.87%) Back Office
8 8 (2.55%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.59%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.27%) Games
11 3 (0.96%) Billing
11 3 (0.96%) Retail
12 2 (0.64%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 121 (38.54%) Developer
2 76 (24.20%) Analyst
3 53 (16.88%) Applications Support
4 49 (15.61%) C++ Developer
5 45 (14.33%) Support Analyst
6 41 (13.06%) Java Developer
7 25 (7.96%) Senior Developer
8 22 (7.01%) Applications Support Analyst
9 15 (4.78%) Senior C++ Developer
10 13 (4.14%) 3rd Line Support
11 10 (3.18%) Business Analyst
11 10 (3.18%) Senior Java Developer
11 10 (3.18%) 2nd Line Support
12 9 (2.87%) Developer Analyst
12 9 (2.87%) FIX Analyst
12 9 (2.87%) Equity Analyst
12 9 (2.87%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
13 8 (2.55%) Software Engineer
13 8 (2.55%) Implementation Specialist
13 8 (2.55%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (10.51%) Middleware
2 24 (7.64%) JMS
3 23 (7.32%) XML
4 15 (4.78%) Rendezvous
5 13 (4.14%) Spring
6 12 (3.82%) FpML
6 12 (3.82%) WebSphere MQ
6 12 (3.82%) Web Services
7 9 (2.87%) STL
7 9 (2.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 7 (2.23%) Hibernate
8 7 (2.23%) .NET
8 7 (2.23%) WPF
9 6 (1.91%) J2EE
10 5 (1.59%) J2SE
10 5 (1.59%) ASP.NET
11 4 (1.27%) LINQ
11 4 (1.27%) XSLT
12 3 (0.96%) JMX
12 3 (0.96%) QuickFIX
Miscellaneous
1 101 (32.17%) Equities
2 56 (17.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 28 (8.92%) Derivative
3 28 (8.92%) Fixed Income
4 26 (8.28%) Computer Science
5 15 (4.78%) Hedge funds
6 13 (4.14%) Clustering
7 11 (3.50%) Open Source
8 10 (3.18%) Mathematics
9 9 (2.87%) Equity Derivative
10 8 (2.55%) Fat Client
10 8 (2.55%) Client/Server
10 8 (2.55%) Thin Client
11 5 (1.59%) VWAP
12 4 (1.27%) DTCC
12 4 (1.27%) Physics
13 3 (0.96%) SWIFT
14 2 (0.64%) Inversion of Control
14 2 (0.64%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 2 (0.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 160 (50.96%) UNIX
2 131 (41.72%) Linux
3 68 (21.66%) Windows
4 18 (5.73%) Solaris
5 8 (2.55%) Windows 7
5 8 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.96%) VMS
6 3 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.64%) AIX
7 2 (0.64%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.32%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.32%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (30.57%) Low Latency
2 79 (25.16%) Electronic Trading
3 64 (20.38%) Multithreading
4 57 (18.15%) Algorithmic Trading
5 56 (17.83%) Software Engineering
6 40 (12.74%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (9.55%) OO
8 26 (8.28%) Project Management
9 24 (7.64%) Analytics
10 21 (6.69%) Risk Management
11 13 (4.14%) Migration
12 12 (3.82%) Business Analysis
13 11 (3.50%) ITIL
13 11 (3.50%) Technical Analysis
14 10 (3.18%) Problem Management
14 10 (3.18%) Product Management
14 10 (3.18%) E-Commerce
14 10 (3.18%) TDD
15 9 (2.87%) Asset Management
15 9 (2.87%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 147 (46.82%) SQL
2 127 (40.45%) Java
3 79 (25.16%) C++
4 40 (12.74%) Perl
4 40 (12.74%) Python
5 37 (11.78%) C#
6 24 (7.64%) Shell Script
7 14 (4.46%) Bash Shell
8 11 (3.50%) Groovy
9 9 (2.87%) C
10 6 (1.91%) VBA
11 5 (1.59%) Ruby
12 4 (1.27%) Scala
12 4 (1.27%) Korn
13 2 (0.64%) VBScript
13 2 (0.64%) VB
13 2 (0.64%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (21.02%) Degree
2 8 (2.55%) MCP
2 8 (2.55%) MCSE
2 8 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.96%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.96%) DV Cleared
3 3 (0.96%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.32%) CCIE
5 1 (0.32%) CCNP
5 1 (0.32%) CCIP
5 1 (0.32%) CCNA
5 1 (0.32%) ISEB
5 1 (0.32%) IIBA
5 1 (0.32%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (9.87%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) MiFID
2 1 (0.32%) EMIR
2 1 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 11 (3.50%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (1.91%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.64%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 11 (3.50%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 39 (12.42%) Oracle
2 33 (10.51%) Sybase
3 32 (10.19%) Fidessa
4 20 (6.37%) TIBCO
5 17 (5.41%) Cisco
6 15 (4.78%) Microsoft
7 13 (4.14%) 29West
8 11 (3.50%) Reuters
8 11 (3.50%) Bloomberg
9 7 (2.23%) ION Trading
9 7 (2.23%) Calypso
10 6 (1.91%) HP
11 4 (1.27%) Charles River
12 3 (0.96%) Actimize
12 3 (0.96%) Veritas
12 3 (0.96%) Citrix
12 3 (0.96%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.96%) IBM
12 3 (0.96%) SunGard
12 3 (0.96%) MarketAxess
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