The table below looks at the statistics for Electronic Trading skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronic Trading over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Trading
Rank 330 366 262
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -104
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 351 327 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.79% 0.68% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.80% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 285 292 321
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £108,000 £97,250 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -
Electronic Trading
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37755 40772 37241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.43% 84.69% 84.01%
Number of salaries quoted 31684 33826 30701
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Electronic Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Electronic Trading Jobs Demand Trend in London

Electronic Trading
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electronic Trading across the London region.

Electronic Trading Salary Trend in London

Electronic Trading
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronic Trading across the London region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Electronic Trading Salary Histogram in London

Electronic Trading
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronic Trading within the London region over the 3 months to 3 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
City of London +14 108 £70,000 +3.70% 21
Docklands, London - 5 £105,000 -
Electronic Trading
England

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Electronic Trading 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 Electronic Trading.

1 283 (47.01%) Finance
2 253 (42.03%) UNIX
3 239 (39.70%) Front Office
4 222 (36.88%) Linux
5 206 (34.22%) SQL
6 199 (33.06%) FIX Protocol
7 166 (27.57%) Equities
8 161 (26.74%) Java
9 131 (21.76%) Windows
10 126 (20.93%) Perl
11 124 (20.60%) Fixed Income
11 124 (20.60%) Banking
12 120 (19.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 118 (19.60%) Python
14 110 (18.27%) Low Latency
15 102 (16.94%) Multithreading
16 100 (16.61%) C++
17 99 (16.45%) Degree
18 93 (15.45%) Derivative
19 89 (14.78%) Hedge funds
20 87 (14.45%) Oracle
21 83 (13.79%) Investment Banking
22 82 (13.62%) Relational Database
23 71 (11.79%) TCP/IP
23 71 (11.79%) Algorithmic Trading
24 69 (11.46%) Risk Management
25 67 (11.13%) SQL Server
26 66 (10.96%) XML
27 59 (9.80%) C#
27 59 (9.80%) Computer Science

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Electronic Trading 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 Electronic Trading. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (1.99%) Apache
2 9 (1.50%) Tomcat
3 8 (1.33%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.16%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (1.00%) IIS
5 6 (1.00%) JBoss
6 2 (0.33%) MQSeries
6 2 (0.33%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.33%) Confluence
7 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 34 (5.65%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.82%) MS Office
3 5 (0.83%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (2.66%) ION MarketView
2 12 (1.99%) Oracle General Ledger
3 10 (1.66%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.33%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 2 (0.33%) Rolfe and Nolan
5 1 (0.17%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.17%) Summit
5 1 (0.17%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (11.79%) TCP/IP
2 46 (7.64%) WAN
3 44 (7.31%) LAN
4 35 (5.81%) Firewall
5 26 (4.32%) iSCSI
6 21 (3.49%) Multicast
7 13 (2.16%) NetScaler
8 12 (1.99%) Junos
8 12 (1.99%) Internet
8 12 (1.99%) SAN
9 8 (1.33%) OSPF
9 8 (1.33%) BGP
9 8 (1.33%) VPN
10 6 (1.00%) MPLS
11 5 (0.83%) Ethernet
11 5 (0.83%) SNMP
12 4 (0.66%) IPsec
12 4 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (0.66%) HSRP
12 4 (0.66%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (13.62%) Relational Database
2 67 (11.13%) SQL Server
3 53 (8.80%) RDBMS
4 19 (3.16%) MySQL
5 10 (1.66%) Oracle Database
5 10 (1.66%) KDB
5 10 (1.66%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (1.66%) DB2
5 10 (1.66%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 10 (1.66%) Oracle9i Database
6 8 (1.33%) OLAP
7 6 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.66%) Informix
8 4 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.33%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (3.99%) Subversion
2 17 (2.82%) JIRA
3 9 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.16%) GCC
5 6 (1.00%) GDB
6 4 (0.66%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.50%) NUnit
7 3 (0.50%) CruiseControl
8 2 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.17%) JUnit
9 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.17%) Calabash
9 1 (0.17%) Cucumber
General
1 283 (47.01%) Finance
2 239 (39.70%) Front Office
3 124 (20.60%) Banking
4 83 (13.79%) Investment Banking
5 44 (7.31%) Back Office
6 25 (4.15%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.83%) Private Banking
8 4 (0.66%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 193 (32.06%) Developer
2 139 (23.09%) Analyst
3 106 (17.61%) Applications Support
4 85 (14.12%) Java Developer
5 78 (12.96%) Support Analyst
6 57 (9.47%) C++ Developer
7 35 (5.81%) Support Engineer
8 33 (5.48%) Applications Support Analyst
9 31 (5.15%) Business Analyst
10 28 (4.65%) C# Developer
11 25 (4.15%) Systems Engineer
11 25 (4.15%) Platform Engineer
12 23 (3.82%) Systems Support
13 22 (3.65%) Senior Developer
14 20 (3.32%) Consultant
15 19 (3.16%) Systems Support Engineer
15 19 (3.16%) Technology Consultant
16 17 (2.82%) Team Leader
17 16 (2.66%) Network Engineer
18 15 (2.49%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (33.06%) FIX Protocol
2 66 (10.96%) XML
3 49 (8.14%) Middleware
4 38 (6.31%) SOAP
5 34 (5.65%) .NET
6 25 (4.15%) Web Services
7 22 (3.65%) Rendezvous
8 21 (3.49%) Ultra Messaging
9 19 (3.16%) XML Schema
9 19 (3.16%) XSL
10 17 (2.82%) HTML
11 15 (2.49%) STL
11 15 (2.49%) WCF
12 13 (2.16%) Apache Flex
12 13 (2.16%) HTML5
12 13 (2.16%) J2EE
13 12 (1.99%) WPF
14 10 (1.66%) Pthreads
14 10 (1.66%) EJB
14 10 (1.66%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 166 (27.57%) Equities
2 124 (20.60%) Fixed Income
3 120 (19.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 93 (15.45%) Derivative
5 89 (14.78%) Hedge funds
6 59 (9.80%) Computer Science
7 53 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
8 31 (5.15%) Algorithms
9 19 (3.16%) Data Centre
10 17 (2.82%) Client/Server
11 15 (2.49%) Mathematics
12 12 (1.99%) Management Information System
13 11 (1.83%) User Experience
14 10 (1.66%) Physics
14 10 (1.66%) N-Tier
15 9 (1.50%) Grid Computing
16 8 (1.33%) Data Structures
17 6 (1.00%) Equity Derivative
17 6 (1.00%) Blackberry
18 5 (0.83%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 253 (42.03%) UNIX
2 222 (36.88%) Linux
3 131 (21.76%) Windows
4 34 (5.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (2.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.33%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.00%) Solaris
8 5 (0.83%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.50%) CentOS
9 3 (0.50%) SUSE
9 3 (0.50%) Debian
9 3 (0.50%) Fedora
9 3 (0.50%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.17%) Android
10 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (18.27%) Low Latency
2 102 (16.94%) Multithreading
3 71 (11.79%) Algorithmic Trading
4 69 (11.46%) Risk Management
5 51 (8.47%) Asset Management
6 50 (8.31%) Market Making
7 49 (8.14%) SDLC
8 48 (7.97%) Mentoring
9 43 (7.14%) Software Engineering
10 42 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
11 36 (5.98%) OO
11 36 (5.98%) Change Control
12 33 (5.48%) Project Management
13 32 (5.32%) OOP
14 27 (4.49%) ITIL
15 24 (3.99%) Service Delivery
16 22 (3.65%) Unit Testing
17 21 (3.49%) Business Analysis
17 21 (3.49%) Change Management
18 20 (3.32%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 206 (34.22%) SQL
2 161 (26.74%) Java
3 126 (20.93%) Perl
4 118 (19.60%) Python
5 100 (16.61%) C++
6 59 (9.80%) C#
7 43 (7.14%) Bash Shell
8 33 (5.48%) C
9 32 (5.32%) JavaScript
10 24 (3.99%) VBA
11 22 (3.65%) T-SQL
11 22 (3.65%) PowerShell
12 19 (3.16%) XPath
12 19 (3.16%) Shell Script
13 9 (1.50%) VB.NET
14 7 (1.16%) Tcl
15 6 (1.00%) Ruby
16 5 (0.83%) Scala
17 4 (0.66%) Korn
17 4 (0.66%) PHP
Qualifications
1 99 (16.45%) Degree
2 19 (3.16%) Brainbench
3 17 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (2.16%) RHCE
4 13 (2.16%) CCNA
4 13 (2.16%) JNCIA
5 12 (1.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (1.66%) Sun Certification
7 5 (0.83%) ISEB
8 4 (0.66%) CCSP
8 4 (0.66%) CCNP
8 4 (0.66%) PMP
8 4 (0.66%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.50%) CISSP
9 3 (0.50%) CEH
9 3 (0.50%) SSCP
10 2 (0.33%) CISA
10 2 (0.33%) JNCIP
10 2 (0.33%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.33%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (7.97%) QA
2 3 (0.50%) SLA
3 1 (0.17%) MiFID
System Software
1 25 (4.15%) VMware ESXi
2 16 (2.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.16%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.17%) Xen
4 1 (0.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 32 (5.32%) Puppet
2 30 (4.98%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (4.65%) ITRS Geneos
4 26 (4.32%) CFEngine
5 13 (2.16%) SolarWinds Orion
6 5 (0.83%) Nagios
7 4 (0.66%) Icinga
8 2 (0.33%) CiscoWorks
8 2 (0.33%) Netcool
9 1 (0.17%) Ansible
9 1 (0.17%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 87 (14.45%) Oracle
2 37 (6.15%) Red Hat
3 35 (5.81%) TIBCO
4 30 (4.98%) VMware
4 30 (4.98%) Sybase
4 30 (4.98%) Microsoft
5 26 (4.32%) Splunk
6 23 (3.82%) HP
7 22 (3.65%) Bloomberg
8 20 (3.32%) ION Trading
9 19 (3.16%) Sophis
10 18 (2.99%) Reuters
10 18 (2.99%) Citrix
10 18 (2.99%) Juniper
10 18 (2.99%) Fidessa
11 15 (2.49%) Cisco
11 15 (2.49%) SolarWinds
12 13 (2.16%) NetApp
13 12 (1.99%) Patsystems
14 11 (1.83%) Sun
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £77000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Revolution Technology Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £85k + excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS OTE X2
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + bonuses
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago