The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 448 541 407
Rank change year-on-year
+93 -134
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 525 386 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.51% 0.36% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.37% 0.93% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 447 347 450
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £83,250 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
FIX Protocol
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38421 41313 39919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.58% 38.56% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33157 35020 34727
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +71 503 £67,500 +3.84% 34
South East +21 10 £32,500 +0.77% 5
South West -17 6 - -
East Midlands -6 4 £57,500 +31.42%
Yorkshire +12 2 £50,000 -28.57%
FIX Protocol
UK

FIX Protocol
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 546 (53.85%) Finance
2 491 (48.42%) SQL
3 459 (45.27%) UNIX
4 442 (43.59%) Linux
5 410 (40.43%) Java
6 308 (30.37%) Equities
7 291 (28.70%) Front Office
8 233 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
9 225 (22.19%) Electronic Trading
10 222 (21.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 217 (21.40%) Perl
12 201 (19.82%) Windows
13 199 (19.63%) Python
14 190 (18.74%) Banking
15 184 (18.15%) Degree
16 157 (15.48%) Oracle
16 157 (15.48%) Low Latency
17 151 (14.89%) XML
18 149 (14.69%) Fixed Income
18 149 (14.69%) Multithreading
19 132 (13.02%) Analytical Skills
20 125 (12.33%) Derivative
21 122 (12.03%) Hedge funds
22 107 (10.55%) C++
23 104 (10.26%) Algorithmic Trading
24 103 (10.16%) SQL Server
25 99 (9.76%) Bash Shell
26 98 (9.66%) QA
26 98 (9.66%) Relational Database
27 96 (9.47%) Investment Banking

FIX Protocol
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 8 (0.79%) Tomcat
1 8 (0.79%) WebSphere
2 7 (0.69%) NServiceBus
2 7 (0.69%) Apache
3 6 (0.59%) WebLogic
3 6 (0.59%) JBoss
4 5 (0.49%) Confluence
4 5 (0.49%) SAS
5 3 (0.30%) MQSeries
5 3 (0.30%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.20%) CMS
6 2 (0.20%) IIS
7 1 (0.099%) MTS
7 1 (0.099%) Mule
7 1 (0.099%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.099%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 41 (4.04%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.37%) MS Office
3 5 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.099%) MS Project
4 1 (0.099%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.099%) CPLEX
4 1 (0.099%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 26 (2.56%) MetaTrader
2 21 (2.07%) thinkFolio
3 19 (1.87%) Oracle General Ledger
4 11 (1.08%) ION MarketView
5 10 (0.99%) Sentinel
6 6 (0.59%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 4 (0.39%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.099%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.099%) Front Arena
8 1 (0.099%) SimCorp Dimension
8 1 (0.099%) LatentZero
8 1 (0.099%) Capstone
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.20%) GitHub
2 1 (0.099%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.099%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (8.38%) TCP/IP
2 53 (5.23%) WAN
3 48 (4.73%) LAN
4 39 (3.85%) Firewall
5 18 (1.78%) Multicast
6 14 (1.38%) NetScaler
6 14 (1.38%) iSCSI
7 13 (1.28%) Junos
7 13 (1.28%) Broadband
7 13 (1.28%) SAN
8 9 (0.89%) VPN
9 8 (0.79%) Internet
10 7 (0.69%) FTP
11 5 (0.49%) DNS
12 4 (0.39%) MPLS
12 4 (0.39%) OSPF
12 4 (0.39%) BGP
13 2 (0.20%) DSL
13 2 (0.20%) X.509
13 2 (0.20%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (10.16%) SQL Server
2 98 (9.66%) Relational Database
3 78 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 22 (2.17%) MySQL
5 18 (1.78%) NoSQL
6 14 (1.38%) KDB
7 13 (1.28%) Oracle Database
8 10 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (0.79%) MongoDB
10 6 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (0.59%) DB2
11 5 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.39%) Informix
13 2 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.20%) Big Data
13 2 (0.20%) NewSQL
Development Applications
1 52 (5.13%) JIRA
2 27 (2.66%) Jenkins
3 18 (1.78%) Git (software)
4 17 (1.68%) Visual Studio
5 10 (0.99%) JUnit
5 10 (0.99%) Maven
6 8 (0.79%) JMeter
7 7 (0.69%) Selenium
8 6 (0.59%) Subversion
8 6 (0.59%) SpecFlow
9 4 (0.39%) JBehave
9 4 (0.39%) PowerBuilder
9 4 (0.39%) NUnit
9 4 (0.39%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.30%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.30%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.30%) GoogleTest
10 3 (0.30%) GCC
11 2 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (0.20%) FitNesse
General
1 546 (53.85%) Finance
2 291 (28.70%) Front Office
3 190 (18.74%) Banking
4 96 (9.47%) Investment Banking
5 54 (5.33%) Back Office
6 42 (4.14%) Financial Institution
7 24 (2.37%) Retail
8 13 (1.28%) Legal
9 11 (1.08%) Private Banking
10 6 (0.59%) General Ledger
11 5 (0.49%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.49%) Games
12 3 (0.30%) Mandarin Language
12 3 (0.30%) French Language
12 3 (0.30%) German Language
12 3 (0.30%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.099%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.099%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 318 (31.36%) Developer
2 270 (26.63%) Analyst
3 209 (20.61%) Applications Support
4 195 (19.23%) Java Developer
5 185 (18.24%) Support Analyst
6 94 (9.27%) Applications Support Analyst
7 77 (7.59%) Senior Developer
8 46 (4.54%) C++ Developer
9 45 (4.44%) Business Analyst
9 45 (4.44%) Senior Java Developer
10 34 (3.35%) Core Java Developer
11 27 (2.66%) Team Leader
12 26 (2.56%) Production Support Analyst
13 22 (2.17%) Integration Engineer
14 21 (2.07%) Support Specialist
14 21 (2.07%) QA Manager
14 21 (2.07%) Test Leader
15 20 (1.97%) Technical Leader
16 19 (1.87%) Systems Engineer
17 18 (1.78%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (14.89%) XML
2 78 (7.69%) Spring
3 74 (7.30%) Middleware
4 61 (6.02%) .NET
5 60 (5.92%) HTML
6 33 (3.25%) Rendezvous
7 32 (3.16%) SOAP
8 31 (3.06%) HTML5
9 30 (2.96%) JMS
10 28 (2.76%) Ultra Messaging
11 24 (2.37%) Web Services
12 23 (2.27%) FpML
13 19 (1.87%) Swing
13 19 (1.87%) J2SE
14 18 (1.78%) TIBCO EMS
14 18 (1.78%) WPF
15 15 (1.48%) Java SE
15 15 (1.48%) FIXML
16 14 (1.38%) CGI
16 14 (1.38%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 308 (30.37%) Equities
2 222 (21.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 149 (14.69%) Fixed Income
4 132 (13.02%) Analytical Skills
5 125 (12.33%) Derivative
6 122 (12.03%) Hedge funds
7 88 (8.68%) Computer Science
8 45 (4.44%) SWIFT
8 45 (4.44%) Algorithms
9 43 (4.24%) Data Structures
10 28 (2.76%) Mathematics
11 23 (2.27%) Equity Derivative
12 22 (2.17%) Data Centre
13 18 (1.78%) Statistics
14 15 (1.48%) Eurex
15 14 (1.38%) Credit Derivative
16 11 (1.08%) Grid Computing
16 11 (1.08%) Client/Server
17 9 (0.89%) Physics
18 8 (0.79%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 459 (45.27%) UNIX
2 442 (43.59%) Linux
3 201 (19.82%) Windows
4 31 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (1.38%) CentOS
7 13 (1.28%) Solaris
8 12 (1.18%) SUSE
8 12 (1.18%) Debian
8 12 (1.18%) Ubuntu
9 11 (1.08%) Fedora
10 3 (0.30%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.20%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.20%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.20%) Android
12 1 (0.099%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
2 225 (22.19%) Electronic Trading
3 157 (15.48%) Low Latency
4 149 (14.69%) Multithreading
5 104 (10.26%) Algorithmic Trading
6 84 (8.28%) TDD
7 73 (7.20%) OO
8 71 (7.00%) Software Engineering
9 59 (5.82%) Continuous Integration
10 55 (5.42%) Investment Management
11 50 (4.93%) Asset Management
11 50 (4.93%) Project Management
12 44 (4.34%) Risk Management
12 44 (4.34%) Mentoring
12 44 (4.34%) Concurrent Programming
13 43 (4.24%) SDLC
13 43 (4.24%) ITIL
14 39 (3.85%) Unit Testing
14 39 (3.85%) BDD
15 37 (3.65%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 491 (48.42%) SQL
2 410 (40.43%) Java
3 217 (21.40%) Perl
4 199 (19.63%) Python
5 107 (10.55%) C++
6 99 (9.76%) Bash Shell
7 78 (7.69%) C#
8 76 (7.50%) Shell Script
9 55 (5.42%) VBA
10 49 (4.83%) Korn
11 45 (4.44%) JavaScript
12 40 (3.94%) PL/SQL
13 32 (3.16%) T-SQL
14 31 (3.06%) PowerShell
15 22 (2.17%) AWK
16 21 (2.07%) sed
17 20 (1.97%) Tcl
18 17 (1.68%) C
19 13 (1.28%) VB
19 13 (1.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 184 (18.15%) Degree
2 12 (1.18%) PhD
2 12 (1.18%) ISEB
3 10 (0.99%) ISTQB
4 5 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (0.49%) CCNA
5 3 (0.30%) MCP
5 3 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.099%) CFA
6 1 (0.099%) HNC
6 1 (0.099%) HND
6 1 (0.099%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.099%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (9.66%) QA
2 17 (1.68%) SLA
3 9 (0.89%) MiFID
4 3 (0.30%) EMIR
5 2 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.099%) FATCA
System Software
1 15 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.30%) KVM
4 2 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (3.06%) ITRS Geneos
2 19 (1.87%) Puppet
3 14 (1.38%) CFEngine
3 14 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (1.38%) SolarWinds Orion
4 8 (0.79%) Control-M
5 6 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.49%) Nagios
7 3 (0.30%) Ansible
8 2 (0.20%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.099%) Netcool
Vendors
1 157 (15.48%) Oracle
2 63 (6.21%) Fidessa
3 62 (6.11%) Bloomberg
4 60 (5.92%) Sybase
5 41 (4.04%) TIBCO
6 33 (3.25%) HP
6 33 (3.25%) Red Hat
7 28 (2.76%) Reuters
8 26 (2.56%) Microsoft
9 25 (2.47%) Patsystems
10 22 (2.17%) VMware
10 22 (2.17%) ION Trading
11 20 (1.97%) Sun
11 20 (1.97%) IBM
12 19 (1.87%) Juniper
13 18 (1.78%) Sophis
14 15 (1.48%) NYFIX
14 15 (1.48%) Citrix
14 15 (1.48%) Splunk
15 14 (1.38%) SolarWinds
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Bens - exceptional bonus + more
Posted: 16 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be - outstanding bonus, pens
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago