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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Trading
Rank 401 334 297
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -37
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 247 376 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.55% 0.76% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.91% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 184 324 324
Average salary £70,750 £75,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £99,250 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
37718 41209 38006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 84.72% 83.70% 82.89%
Number of salaries quoted 31453 33760 31705
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 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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
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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 +1 72 £67,500 -6.89% 15
Canary Wharf +5 2 £57,500 -36.11%
Docklands, London -7 1 £60,000 -25.00%
Electronic Trading
England

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 292 (54.78%) Finance
2 197 (36.96%) UNIX
3 194 (36.40%) SQL
4 175 (32.83%) Java
5 171 (32.08%) Front Office
6 157 (29.46%) Linux
7 147 (27.58%) FIX Protocol
8 144 (27.02%) Windows
9 142 (26.64%) Equities
10 116 (21.76%) Fixed Income
11 111 (20.83%) Low Latency
12 110 (20.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 107 (20.08%) Derivative
14 102 (19.14%) Multithreading
15 101 (18.95%) Perl
16 99 (18.57%) C#
17 96 (18.01%) Python
18 95 (17.82%) C++
19 93 (17.45%) Degree
20 88 (16.51%) Risk Management
21 86 (16.14%) Banking
22 75 (14.07%) Hedge funds
23 72 (13.51%) Relational Database
24 64 (12.01%) Agile Software Development
25 63 (11.82%) SQL Server
25 63 (11.82%) Investment Banking
26 57 (10.69%) Oracle
27 56 (10.51%) Algorithmic Trading
27 56 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
28 50 (9.38%) RDBMS

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (2.25%) Apache
2 9 (1.69%) Tomcat
3 8 (1.50%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.13%) IIS
4 6 (1.13%) JBoss
5 3 (0.56%) MTS
5 3 (0.56%) MQSeries
6 2 (0.38%) Confluence
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.19%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 28 (5.25%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.56%) MS Office
3 6 (1.13%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (5.44%) ION MarketView
2 14 (2.63%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (1.31%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 5 (0.94%) RMDS
5 4 (0.75%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (0.56%) 3000 Xtra
Communications & Networking
1 34 (6.38%) WAN
1 34 (6.38%) TCP/IP
2 32 (6.00%) LAN
3 17 (3.19%) Firewall
4 16 (3.00%) iSCSI
4 16 (3.00%) Multicast
5 13 (2.44%) Internet
6 8 (1.50%) SAN
7 5 (0.94%) SNMP
8 4 (0.75%) NetScaler
9 3 (0.56%) Junos
9 3 (0.56%) Intranet
9 3 (0.56%) VPN
10 2 (0.38%) FTP
10 2 (0.38%) VRRP
10 2 (0.38%) IPsec
10 2 (0.38%) MPLS
10 2 (0.38%) OSPF
10 2 (0.38%) BGP
10 2 (0.38%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (13.51%) Relational Database
2 63 (11.82%) SQL Server
3 50 (9.38%) RDBMS
4 16 (3.00%) MySQL
5 13 (2.44%) KDB
6 9 (1.69%) OLAP
7 8 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (1.31%) Informix
9 6 (1.13%) Oracle Database
10 5 (0.94%) DB2
11 4 (0.75%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 4 (0.75%) Oracle9i Database
11 4 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.38%) JasperReports
12 2 (0.38%) MS Access
13 1 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (2.81%) Subversion
2 10 (1.88%) JIRA
3 5 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.56%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.56%) Maven
5 2 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.19%) JUnit
6 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.19%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.19%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.19%) Calabash
General
1 292 (54.78%) Finance
2 171 (32.08%) Front Office
3 86 (16.14%) Banking
4 63 (11.82%) Investment Banking
5 28 (5.25%) Financial Institution
6 27 (5.07%) Back Office
7 7 (1.31%) Private Banking
8 4 (0.75%) Games
9 3 (0.56%) Retail
10 2 (0.38%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.38%) Law
11 1 (0.19%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 183 (34.33%) Developer
2 134 (25.14%) Analyst
3 95 (17.82%) Java Developer
4 76 (14.26%) Applications Support
5 66 (12.38%) Support Analyst
6 45 (8.44%) C# Developer
7 37 (6.94%) C++ Developer
8 35 (6.57%) Programmer
9 32 (6.00%) Senior Developer
9 32 (6.00%) Applications Support Analyst
10 29 (5.44%) Support Engineer
10 29 (5.44%) Junior
11 26 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
12 25 (4.69%) Business Analyst
13 22 (4.13%) Systems Engineer
13 22 (4.13%) Java Programmer
13 22 (4.13%) C# .NET Developer
14 21 (3.94%) Java Analyst Programmer
14 21 (3.94%) Analyst Programmer
14 21 (3.94%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (27.58%) FIX Protocol
2 41 (7.69%) .NET
3 40 (7.50%) XML
4 39 (7.32%) Middleware
5 34 (6.38%) Ultra Messaging
6 26 (4.88%) Rendezvous
7 25 (4.69%) WPF
8 24 (4.50%) SOAP
9 19 (3.56%) TIBCO EMS
10 15 (2.81%) HTML
10 15 (2.81%) Web Services
11 14 (2.63%) XSLT
12 13 (2.44%) STL
12 13 (2.44%) ASP.NET
12 13 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (2.25%) WinForms
14 11 (2.06%) XSD
15 10 (1.88%) JMS
15 10 (1.88%) WCF
16 9 (1.69%) Pthreads
Miscellaneous
1 142 (26.64%) Equities
2 116 (21.76%) Fixed Income
3 110 (20.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 107 (20.08%) Derivative
5 75 (14.07%) Hedge funds
6 56 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
7 44 (8.26%) Computer Science
8 14 (2.63%) Management Information System
9 11 (2.06%) Mathematics
10 10 (1.88%) N-Tier
11 9 (1.69%) Open Source
11 9 (1.69%) Algorithms
12 8 (1.50%) Eurex
13 7 (1.31%) Grid Computing
13 7 (1.31%) Equity Derivative
14 6 (1.13%) Reference Data
15 5 (0.94%) User Experience
15 5 (0.94%) Credit Derivative
16 4 (0.75%) Data Structures
16 4 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 197 (36.96%) UNIX
2 157 (29.46%) Linux
3 144 (27.02%) Windows
4 24 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (3.19%) Solaris
6 14 (2.63%) Windows XP
7 11 (2.06%) Windows NT
8 7 (1.31%) SUSE
8 7 (1.31%) Debian
8 7 (1.31%) Fedora
8 7 (1.31%) Ubuntu
8 7 (1.31%) CentOS
9 4 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.56%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.19%) Android
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (20.83%) Low Latency
2 102 (19.14%) Multithreading
3 88 (16.51%) Risk Management
4 64 (12.01%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (10.51%) Algorithmic Trading
6 44 (8.26%) OO
7 43 (8.07%) Workflow
8 35 (6.57%) E-Commerce
9 32 (6.00%) Asset Management
10 28 (5.25%) Project Management
11 27 (5.07%) DevOps
12 25 (4.69%) Change Control
13 24 (4.50%) Mentoring
13 24 (4.50%) OOP
14 23 (4.32%) Software Engineering
15 22 (4.13%) Market Making
16 21 (3.94%) ITIL
17 20 (3.75%) TDD
18 18 (3.38%) Business Analysis
19 17 (3.19%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 194 (36.40%) SQL
2 175 (32.83%) Java
3 101 (18.95%) Perl
4 99 (18.57%) C#
5 96 (18.01%) Python
6 95 (17.82%) C++
7 39 (7.32%) JavaScript
8 31 (5.82%) T-SQL
9 28 (5.25%) PHP
10 21 (3.94%) C
11 18 (3.38%) VBA
12 15 (2.81%) Shell Script
13 13 (2.44%) PowerShell
13 13 (2.44%) Bash Shell
14 11 (2.06%) VC++
15 9 (1.69%) XPath
16 8 (1.50%) Ruby
17 7 (1.31%) Tcl
17 7 (1.31%) PL/SQL
18 5 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 93 (17.45%) Degree
2 13 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (2.06%) RHCE
3 11 (2.06%) CCNA
3 11 (2.06%) JNCIA
4 10 (1.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (1.69%) Brainbench
6 4 (0.75%) Sun Certification
6 4 (0.75%) PMP
6 4 (0.75%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.56%) ISEB
8 2 (0.38%) CCSP
8 2 (0.38%) CCNP
8 2 (0.38%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.19%) PhD
9 1 (0.19%) ACCA
9 1 (0.19%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.32%) QA
2 3 (0.56%) SLA
3 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (2.81%) VMware ESXi
2 14 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.19%) KVM
3 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (3.19%) Puppet
2 16 (3.00%) CFEngine
2 16 (3.00%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.50%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (0.38%) Netcool
5 2 (0.38%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.19%) Nagios
6 1 (0.19%) Ansible
6 1 (0.19%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 57 (10.69%) Oracle
2 47 (8.82%) TIBCO
3 39 (7.32%) Microsoft
4 38 (7.13%) ION Trading
5 36 (6.75%) Bloomberg
6 35 (6.57%) Sybase
7 26 (4.88%) Reuters
7 26 (4.88%) Red Hat
8 19 (3.56%) NYFIX
8 19 (3.56%) Fidessa
9 18 (3.38%) VMware
10 16 (3.00%) Informatica
11 15 (2.81%) Patsystems
12 14 (2.63%) Splunk
12 14 (2.63%) HP
13 12 (2.25%) SunGard
14 10 (1.88%) Sophis
15 9 (1.69%) GL TRADE
16 8 (1.50%) EccoWare
16 8 (1.50%) EasyScreen
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Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus
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Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £750000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per day + Bonus + Excellent benefits
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Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
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