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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Trading
Rank 337 245 288
Rank change year-on-year
-92 +43
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 342 503 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.74% 1.13% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.35% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 302 361 438
Average salary £65,000 £75,000 £70,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
38553 37227 40463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.71% 83.61% 81.46%
Number of salaries quoted 31685 30925 34760
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
City of London -26 120 £65,000 -18.75% 21
Canary Wharf +16 2 £75,000 -11.76%
Electronic Trading
England

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 328 (45.43%) Front Office
2 305 (42.24%) Finance
3 279 (38.64%) Java
4 260 (36.01%) UNIX
5 242 (33.52%) SQL
6 235 (32.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 226 (31.30%) Low Latency
8 200 (27.70%) Linux
9 198 (27.42%) Equities
10 185 (25.62%) Banking
11 163 (22.58%) Multithreading
12 160 (22.16%) Fixed Income
13 159 (22.02%) Algorithmic Trading
14 144 (19.94%) C++
15 137 (18.98%) Investment Banking
16 135 (18.70%) C#
17 126 (17.45%) Python
18 123 (17.04%) Agile Software Development
19 112 (15.51%) Derivative
20 110 (15.24%) Perl
21 108 (14.96%) Degree
22 100 (13.85%) OO
23 84 (11.63%) Windows
24 82 (11.36%) FIX Protocol
25 69 (9.56%) Risk Management
26 64 (8.86%) Computer Science
27 63 (8.73%) Sybase
28 60 (8.31%) KDB
29 59 (8.17%) Oracle
30 55 (7.62%) Mathematics

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 8 (1.11%) Apache
1 8 (1.11%) Tomcat
1 8 (1.11%) MQSeries
2 5 (0.69%) Apache Solr
3 4 (0.55%) WebLogic
3 4 (0.55%) TIBCO EMS
4 3 (0.42%) IIS
5 2 (0.28%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.14%) Confluence
6 1 (0.14%) MTS
Applications
1 12 (1.66%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.42%) MS Office
3 1 (0.14%) MS Project
3 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.14%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 24 (3.32%) Endur
2 8 (1.11%) RMDS
3 6 (0.83%) ION MarketView
4 4 (0.55%) Summit
5 2 (0.28%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.14%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
6 1 (0.14%) Eikon
6 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.14%) Kondor+
6 1 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.71%) TCP/IP
2 29 (4.02%) Firewall
3 21 (2.91%) Multicast
4 15 (2.08%) HTTP
5 11 (1.52%) WAN
5 11 (1.52%) BGP
6 8 (1.11%) OSPF
7 7 (0.97%) WAAS
7 7 (0.97%) MPLS
7 7 (0.97%) IPv6
7 7 (0.97%) SNMP
7 7 (0.97%) VoIP
8 3 (0.42%) SAN
8 3 (0.42%) VPLS
8 3 (0.42%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (0.42%) Network Security
8 3 (0.42%) AMQP
9 2 (0.28%) EIGRP
10 1 (0.14%) SSH
10 1 (0.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (8.31%) KDB
2 34 (4.71%) SQL Server
3 23 (3.19%) Relational Database
4 14 (1.94%) RDBMS
5 12 (1.66%) Big Data
6 8 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (0.55%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.28%) MS Access
9 2 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.14%) QlikView
10 1 (0.14%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.14%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (3.74%) Subversion
2 25 (3.46%) SpecFlow
3 24 (3.32%) JUnit
4 16 (2.22%) Maven
5 13 (1.80%) jMock
6 8 (1.11%) JIRA
6 8 (1.11%) Git (software)
7 5 (0.69%) Apache Ivy
7 5 (0.69%) Hamcrest
8 4 (0.55%) Mockito
8 4 (0.55%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.55%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.42%) IntelliJ
9 3 (0.42%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (0.42%) LoadRunner
9 3 (0.42%) Log4j
9 3 (0.42%) Ant
9 3 (0.42%) GCC
9 3 (0.42%) GDB
10 1 (0.14%) Cucumber
General
1 328 (45.43%) Front Office
2 305 (42.24%) Finance
3 185 (25.62%) Banking
4 137 (18.98%) Investment Banking
5 21 (2.91%) Back Office
6 20 (2.77%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.55%) Games
7 4 (0.55%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.55%) Marketing
8 3 (0.42%) Retail
9 2 (0.28%) Legal
10 1 (0.14%) Advertising
10 1 (0.14%) Publishing
10 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 386 (53.46%) Developer
2 182 (25.21%) Java Developer
3 141 (19.53%) Analyst
4 108 (14.96%) Applications Support
5 95 (13.16%) Support Analyst
6 81 (11.22%) Senior Developer
7 74 (10.25%) C# Developer
8 72 (9.97%) C++ Developer
9 58 (8.03%) Applications Support Analyst
10 42 (5.82%) Senior Java Developer
11 27 (3.74%) Business Analyst
12 24 (3.32%) WPF Developer
13 22 (3.05%) Team Leader
14 20 (2.77%) Senior C# Developer
15 18 (2.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 17 (2.35%) Senior C++ Developer
17 15 (2.08%) C++ Team Leader
18 13 (1.80%) Lead Developer
18 13 (1.80%) Project Manager
19 12 (1.66%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (11.36%) FIX Protocol
2 52 (7.20%) Middleware
3 51 (7.06%) .NET
4 43 (5.96%) Spring
5 37 (5.12%) WPF
6 35 (4.85%) Rendezvous
7 29 (4.02%) STL
8 27 (3.74%) XML
9 23 (3.19%) EJB
10 21 (2.91%) ASP.NET
11 19 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (2.35%) JMS
13 16 (2.22%) Hibernate
13 16 (2.22%) HTML
14 15 (2.08%) HTML5
15 14 (1.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 10 (1.39%) J2EE
17 9 (1.25%) XML Messaging
18 8 (1.11%) WCF
19 6 (0.83%) QuickFIX
Miscellaneous
1 235 (32.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 198 (27.42%) Equities
3 160 (22.16%) Fixed Income
4 112 (15.51%) Derivative
5 64 (8.86%) Computer Science
6 55 (7.62%) Mathematics
7 45 (6.23%) Hedge funds
8 32 (4.43%) Open Source
9 31 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
10 27 (3.74%) Equity Derivative
11 26 (3.60%) Client/Server
12 23 (3.19%) N-Tier
13 17 (2.35%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 17 (2.35%) Spread Betting
14 14 (1.94%) Credit Derivative
15 8 (1.11%) Management Information System
16 7 (0.97%) Physics
17 6 (0.83%) VWAP
17 6 (0.83%) Reference Data
18 5 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 260 (36.01%) UNIX
2 200 (27.70%) Linux
3 84 (11.63%) Windows
4 26 (3.60%) Solaris
5 17 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.42%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.42%) VMS
8 2 (0.28%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.14%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (31.30%) Low Latency
2 163 (22.58%) Multithreading
3 159 (22.02%) Algorithmic Trading
4 123 (17.04%) Agile Software Development
5 100 (13.85%) OO
6 69 (9.56%) Risk Management
7 51 (7.06%) TDD
8 46 (6.37%) E-Commerce
9 40 (5.54%) Software Engineering
10 32 (4.43%) Project Management
11 29 (4.02%) ETRM
12 28 (3.88%) Analytics
13 25 (3.46%) BDD
13 25 (3.46%) Automated Testing
14 24 (3.32%) OOP
14 24 (3.32%) Test Automation
15 22 (3.05%) Scrum
16 21 (2.91%) Business Analysis
17 20 (2.77%) MVC
18 18 (2.49%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 279 (38.64%) Java
2 242 (33.52%) SQL
3 144 (19.94%) C++
4 135 (18.70%) C#
5 126 (17.45%) Python
6 110 (15.24%) Perl
7 47 (6.51%) C
8 29 (4.02%) Shell Script
9 24 (3.32%) PowerShell
9 24 (3.32%) Bash Shell
10 20 (2.77%) JavaScript
11 17 (2.35%) Ruby
12 16 (2.22%) VBA
13 11 (1.52%) VC++
14 8 (1.11%) Korn
15 5 (0.69%) AWK
15 5 (0.69%) Groovy
16 4 (0.55%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.42%) Scala
18 2 (0.28%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 108 (14.96%) Degree
2 11 (1.52%) PhD
3 5 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (0.55%) CCNP
5 3 (0.42%) CCIE
5 3 (0.42%) CCNA
5 3 (0.42%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.28%) PMP
7 1 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.14%) CISM
7 1 (0.14%) CWNA
7 1 (0.14%) CWSP
7 1 (0.14%) MBA
7 1 (0.14%) CCVP
7 1 (0.14%) CCDA
7 1 (0.14%) CCDP
7 1 (0.14%) ISEB
7 1 (0.14%) CISSP
7 1 (0.14%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.32%) QA
2 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.14%) EMIR
3 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (1.66%) ITRS Geneos
2 8 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 63 (8.73%) Sybase
2 59 (8.17%) Oracle
3 44 (6.09%) TIBCO
4 39 (5.40%) 29West
5 31 (4.29%) Bloomberg
6 29 (4.02%) Fidessa
7 25 (3.46%) Reuters
8 24 (3.32%) OpenLink
9 23 (3.19%) Red Hat
10 19 (2.63%) Microsoft
10 19 (2.63%) ION Trading
11 11 (1.52%) Tradeweb
12 10 (1.39%) Google
13 9 (1.25%) MarketAxess
14 6 (0.83%) VMware
14 6 (0.83%) SunGard
14 6 (0.83%) HP
15 5 (0.69%) Cisco
16 4 (0.55%) Murex
16 4 (0.55%) Informatica
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
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Bloomberg Careers
Posted: Yesterday
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Bloomberg Careers
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JM
Salary: £5000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 30-45k base + bonus
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Salary: £45000 to £65000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive salary and benefits offered.
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