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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Trading
Rank 390 340 291
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -49
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 236 318 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.56% 0.74% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.88% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 167 267 351
Average salary £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £97,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,250 £45,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-35.00% -35.71%
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
35193 36060 36345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.63% 83.79% 82.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29381 29162 30584
Average salary £55,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -47 66 £70,000 -3.44% 19
Canary Wharf +14 1 £150,000 +66.66%
Electronic Trading
England

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 299 (49.59%) Finance
2 236 (39.14%) SQL
3 200 (33.17%) UNIX
4 195 (32.34%) Java
5 172 (28.52%) Front Office
6 167 (27.69%) FIX Protocol
7 161 (26.70%) Equities
8 160 (26.53%) Linux
9 142 (23.55%) C#
10 139 (23.05%) Windows
11 126 (20.90%) Degree
12 124 (20.56%) Low Latency
13 123 (20.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 121 (20.07%) Fixed Income
15 119 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
15 119 (19.73%) Multithreading
16 113 (18.74%) Risk Management
17 110 (18.24%) Derivative
18 108 (17.91%) C++
19 103 (17.08%) Banking
20 99 (16.42%) Python
21 98 (16.25%) Perl
22 82 (13.60%) Algorithmic Trading
23 76 (12.60%) Hedge funds
23 76 (12.60%) Investment Banking
24 63 (10.45%) Computer Science
25 60 (9.95%) Analytical Skills
26 59 (9.78%) Oracle
26 59 (9.78%) .NET
26 59 (9.78%) Bloomberg

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 16 (2.65%) TIBCO EMS
2 11 (1.82%) MQSeries
3 7 (1.16%) MTS
4 6 (1.00%) Apache
5 5 (0.83%) Tomcat
5 5 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.50%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.50%) Confluence
7 2 (0.33%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.33%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.17%) CMS
8 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.17%) JBoss
8 1 (0.17%) nginx
8 1 (0.17%) Node.js
8 1 (0.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 27 (4.48%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.16%) MS Office
3 6 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (4.48%) ION MarketView
2 19 (3.15%) Endur
3 13 (2.16%) Oracle General Ledger
4 8 (1.33%) RMDS
5 7 (1.16%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 6 (1.00%) 3000 Xtra
7 4 (0.66%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.81%) TCP/IP
2 24 (3.98%) WAN
3 23 (3.81%) LAN
4 22 (3.65%) Multicast
5 15 (2.49%) Firewall
6 13 (2.16%) SNMP
7 10 (1.66%) SAN
8 9 (1.49%) Internet
9 8 (1.33%) Network Security
10 6 (1.00%) tcpdump
11 5 (0.83%) iSCSI
11 5 (0.83%) MPLS
11 5 (0.83%) OSPF
11 5 (0.83%) BGP
12 4 (0.66%) Wireshark
13 3 (0.50%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (0.50%) WAAS
13 3 (0.50%) Intranet
13 3 (0.50%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (9.62%) SQL Server
1 58 (9.62%) Relational Database
2 35 (5.80%) RDBMS
3 18 (2.99%) MySQL
4 17 (2.82%) KDB
5 6 (1.00%) Informix
5 6 (1.00%) Oracle Database
6 5 (0.83%) DB2
7 4 (0.66%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 4 (0.66%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (0.66%) MS Access
7 4 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.50%) OLAP
9 2 (0.33%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.33%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.33%) Big Data
9 2 (0.33%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 24 (3.98%) Subversion
2 20 (3.32%) SpecFlow
3 12 (1.99%) Maven
4 10 (1.66%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (0.83%) JIRA
7 2 (0.33%) jMock
7 2 (0.33%) Hamcrest
7 2 (0.33%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.33%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (0.17%) Calabash
8 1 (0.17%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.17%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.17%) Hudson
8 1 (0.17%) GCC
8 1 (0.17%) GDB
8 1 (0.17%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.17%) JUnit
8 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.17%) Eclipse
General
1 299 (49.59%) Finance
2 172 (28.52%) Front Office
3 103 (17.08%) Banking
4 76 (12.60%) Investment Banking
5 30 (4.98%) Financial Institution
6 28 (4.64%) Back Office
7 7 (1.16%) Retail
7 7 (1.16%) Private Banking
8 4 (0.66%) Multimedia
8 4 (0.66%) Games
8 4 (0.66%) Law
8 4 (0.66%) Legal
9 2 (0.33%) Marketing
10 1 (0.17%) Wholesale Banking
10 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 243 (40.30%) Developer
2 148 (24.54%) Analyst
3 104 (17.25%) Java Developer
4 88 (14.59%) Support Analyst
5 72 (11.94%) Applications Support
6 69 (11.44%) C# Developer
7 45 (7.46%) Applications Support Analyst
8 43 (7.13%) Senior Developer
9 40 (6.63%) C++ Developer
10 36 (5.97%) Programmer
11 34 (5.64%) Junior
12 32 (5.31%) C# .NET Developer
13 28 (4.64%) Business Analyst
14 23 (3.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 22 (3.65%) Senior C# Developer
15 22 (3.65%) Senior Analyst
16 21 (3.48%) Senior Programmer
16 21 (3.48%) WPF Developer
17 20 (3.32%) Administrator
18 19 (3.15%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (27.69%) FIX Protocol
2 59 (9.78%) .NET
3 50 (8.29%) Middleware
4 36 (5.97%) XML
5 32 (5.31%) WPF
6 26 (4.31%) Rendezvous
7 25 (4.15%) SOAP
8 24 (3.98%) ASP.NET
8 24 (3.98%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (3.32%) HTML
10 19 (3.15%) WinForms
11 18 (2.99%) Spring
11 18 (2.99%) JMS
12 15 (2.49%) STL
13 14 (2.32%) J2EE
14 11 (1.82%) J2SE
15 10 (1.66%) WCF
16 9 (1.49%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 9 (1.49%) QuickFIX
16 9 (1.49%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 161 (26.70%) Equities
2 123 (20.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 121 (20.07%) Fixed Income
4 110 (18.24%) Derivative
5 76 (12.60%) Hedge funds
6 63 (10.45%) Computer Science
7 60 (9.95%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (2.32%) Mathematics
8 14 (2.32%) Management Information System
8 14 (2.32%) Algorithms
9 12 (1.99%) N-Tier
10 9 (1.49%) Open Source
11 8 (1.33%) Reference Data
11 8 (1.33%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.33%) Grid Computing
12 7 (1.16%) Credit Derivative
13 5 (0.83%) Inversion of Control
14 4 (0.66%) Data Structures
14 4 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
15 3 (0.50%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 200 (33.17%) UNIX
2 160 (26.53%) Linux
3 139 (23.05%) Windows
4 26 (4.31%) Solaris
5 25 (4.15%) Windows XP
6 15 (2.49%) Windows NT
7 12 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.00%) Windows Vista
9 5 (0.83%) CentOS
9 5 (0.83%) SUSE
9 5 (0.83%) Debian
9 5 (0.83%) Fedora
9 5 (0.83%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.50%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.17%) Android
12 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (20.56%) Low Latency
2 119 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (19.73%) Multithreading
3 113 (18.74%) Risk Management
4 82 (13.60%) Algorithmic Trading
5 50 (8.29%) OO
6 44 (7.30%) TDD
7 41 (6.80%) E-Commerce
8 38 (6.30%) Workflow
9 28 (4.64%) DevOps
10 26 (4.31%) Automated Testing
11 25 (4.15%) MVC
11 25 (4.15%) Project Management
11 25 (4.15%) Mentoring
12 23 (3.81%) Analytics
12 23 (3.81%) OOP
12 23 (3.81%) Asset Management
12 23 (3.81%) Software Engineering
13 22 (3.65%) Business Analysis
14 21 (3.48%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 236 (39.14%) SQL
2 195 (32.34%) Java
3 142 (23.55%) C#
4 108 (17.91%) C++
5 99 (16.42%) Python
6 98 (16.25%) Perl
7 32 (5.31%) JavaScript
8 28 (4.64%) PHP
9 23 (3.81%) T-SQL
10 22 (3.65%) C
11 21 (3.48%) Ruby
12 20 (3.32%) PowerShell
13 17 (2.82%) Shell Script
14 16 (2.65%) VC++
15 15 (2.49%) Bash Shell
16 12 (1.99%) VBA
17 9 (1.49%) XPath
17 9 (1.49%) Groovy
18 8 (1.33%) AWK
18 8 (1.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 126 (20.90%) Degree
2 9 (1.49%) Brainbench
3 6 (1.00%) VCP4
4 5 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (0.66%) Sun Certification
6 3 (0.50%) RHCE
6 3 (0.50%) CCNA
6 3 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (0.50%) JNCIA
7 2 (0.33%) JNCIP
7 2 (0.33%) CCSP
7 2 (0.33%) CCNP
7 2 (0.33%) PMP
7 2 (0.33%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.32%) QA
2 4 (0.66%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.66%) SLA
3 2 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (0.66%) KVM
2 4 (0.66%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.17%) NFS
3 1 (0.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (1.66%) ITRS Geneos
2 9 (1.49%) Puppet
3 5 (0.83%) BMC PATROL
3 5 (0.83%) Ansible
3 5 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.66%) Nagios
4 4 (0.66%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.17%) OVSD
5 1 (0.17%) OpenView
Vendors
1 59 (9.78%) Oracle
1 59 (9.78%) Bloomberg
2 53 (8.79%) Sybase
3 46 (7.63%) Microsoft
3 46 (7.63%) TIBCO
4 40 (6.63%) Reuters
4 40 (6.63%) ION Trading
5 34 (5.64%) 29West
6 23 (3.81%) NYFIX
7 20 (3.32%) Fidessa
7 20 (3.32%) SunGard
8 19 (3.15%) OpenLink
9 17 (2.82%) Informatica
10 14 (2.32%) Red Hat
10 14 (2.32%) Patsystems
11 13 (2.16%) HP
12 12 (1.99%) VMware
13 10 (1.66%) Cisco
13 10 (1.66%) Tradeweb
14 8 (1.33%) GL TRADE
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, pension, shift allowance
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum +Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + BONUS & BENIFITS OTE £100,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Base Salary + Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + benefits + bonus
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London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago