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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Trading
Rank 403 331 296
Rank change year-on-year
-72 -35
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 238 343 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.55% 0.75% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.89% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 163 291 329
Average salary £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £98,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-36.84% +5.55%
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
36338 38413 36378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 84.27% 83.80% 82.56%
Number of salaries quoted 30291 31426 30418
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 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -25 71 £65,000 -13.33% 16
Canary Wharf +10 2 £103,750 +15.27%
Docklands, London +1 1 £60,000 -17.24% 1
Electronic Trading
England

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 303 (55.29%) Finance
2 205 (37.41%) SQL
3 182 (33.21%) UNIX
4 180 (32.85%) Java
5 161 (29.38%) Front Office
6 151 (27.55%) Linux
7 150 (27.37%) FIX Protocol
8 146 (26.64%) Equities
9 145 (26.46%) Windows
10 119 (21.72%) Fixed Income
11 117 (21.35%) C#
12 111 (20.26%) Derivative
13 107 (19.53%) Degree
13 107 (19.53%) Low Latency
14 105 (19.16%) Multithreading
15 103 (18.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 102 (18.61%) Risk Management
17 97 (17.70%) C++
18 91 (16.61%) Perl
19 88 (16.06%) Banking
20 87 (15.88%) Python
21 85 (15.51%) Agile Software Development
22 79 (14.42%) Hedge funds
23 68 (12.41%) Relational Database
24 65 (11.86%) Algorithmic Trading
25 63 (11.50%) SQL Server
26 62 (11.31%) Analytical Skills
27 61 (11.13%) Oracle
28 60 (10.95%) Investment Banking
29 50 (9.12%) Bloomberg

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 17 (3.10%) TIBCO EMS
2 6 (1.09%) Apache
3 5 (0.91%) MTS
3 5 (0.91%) Tomcat
3 5 (0.91%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (0.73%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.73%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.36%) IIS
5 2 (0.36%) JBoss
5 2 (0.36%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.36%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.36%) Confluence
6 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.18%) CMS
6 1 (0.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (5.47%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.28%) MS Office
3 4 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (5.47%) ION MarketView
2 14 (2.55%) Oracle General Ledger
3 8 (1.46%) RMDS
4 7 (1.28%) Rolfe and Nolan
5 6 (1.09%) 3000 Xtra
6 5 (0.91%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (0.91%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.47%) TCP/IP
2 29 (5.29%) WAN
3 27 (4.93%) LAN
4 20 (3.65%) Multicast
5 19 (3.47%) Firewall
6 12 (2.19%) SAN
7 11 (2.01%) iSCSI
8 9 (1.64%) Internet
9 7 (1.28%) SNMP
10 4 (0.73%) Network Security
10 4 (0.73%) MPLS
10 4 (0.73%) OSPF
10 4 (0.73%) BGP
11 3 (0.55%) Intranet
11 3 (0.55%) VPN
11 3 (0.55%) Wireshark
11 3 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (0.55%) tcpdump
12 2 (0.36%) WAAS
12 2 (0.36%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (12.41%) Relational Database
2 63 (11.50%) SQL Server
3 44 (8.03%) RDBMS
4 20 (3.65%) MySQL
5 14 (2.55%) KDB
6 8 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.46%) OLAP
7 7 (1.28%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.09%) DB2
8 6 (1.09%) Informix
9 5 (0.91%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 5 (0.91%) Oracle9i Database
9 5 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (0.73%) MS Access
11 2 (0.36%) JasperReports
12 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.18%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (3.65%) Subversion
2 6 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.91%) Maven
3 5 (0.91%) SpecFlow
3 5 (0.91%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.73%) JIRA
5 2 (0.36%) jMock
5 2 (0.36%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (0.36%) Hamcrest
6 1 (0.18%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.18%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.18%) Calabash
6 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.18%) JUnit
6 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
General
1 303 (55.29%) Finance
2 161 (29.38%) Front Office
3 88 (16.06%) Banking
4 60 (10.95%) Investment Banking
5 28 (5.11%) Financial Institution
6 27 (4.93%) Back Office
7 8 (1.46%) Private Banking
8 7 (1.28%) Retail
9 4 (0.73%) Games
10 3 (0.55%) Legal
11 2 (0.36%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.36%) Law
11 2 (0.36%) Marketing
12 1 (0.18%) Wholesale Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 203 (37.04%) Developer
2 137 (25.00%) Analyst
3 98 (17.88%) Java Developer
4 74 (13.50%) Support Analyst
5 66 (12.04%) Applications Support
6 57 (10.40%) C# Developer
7 38 (6.93%) C++ Developer
7 38 (6.93%) Programmer
8 36 (6.57%) Senior Developer
9 35 (6.39%) Applications Support Analyst
10 29 (5.29%) Junior
11 28 (5.11%) C# .NET Developer
12 25 (4.56%) Senior Analyst
13 24 (4.38%) Business Analyst
14 21 (3.83%) Java Programmer
15 20 (3.65%) Analyst Programmer
15 20 (3.65%) Systems Engineer
15 20 (3.65%) Support Engineer
15 20 (3.65%) Java Analyst Programmer
16 19 (3.47%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (27.37%) FIX Protocol
2 48 (8.76%) .NET
3 42 (7.66%) XML
4 39 (7.12%) Middleware
5 29 (5.29%) SOAP
5 29 (5.29%) WPF
6 26 (4.74%) Rendezvous
7 19 (3.47%) ASP.NET
7 19 (3.47%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (3.10%) HTML
9 15 (2.74%) WinForms
10 13 (2.37%) XSLT
10 13 (2.37%) STL
10 13 (2.37%) Web Services
10 13 (2.37%) J2EE
11 12 (2.19%) JMS
12 11 (2.01%) XML Schema
12 11 (2.01%) J2SE
12 11 (2.01%) Spring
12 11 (2.01%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 146 (26.64%) Equities
2 119 (21.72%) Fixed Income
3 111 (20.26%) Derivative
4 103 (18.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 79 (14.42%) Hedge funds
6 62 (11.31%) Analytical Skills
7 50 (9.12%) Computer Science
8 13 (2.37%) Management Information System
9 11 (2.01%) N-Tier
10 10 (1.82%) Mathematics
10 10 (1.82%) Algorithms
11 8 (1.46%) Reference Data
11 8 (1.46%) Open Source
11 8 (1.46%) Grid Computing
12 7 (1.28%) Eurex
13 6 (1.09%) Credit Derivative
14 5 (0.91%) Equity Derivative
15 4 (0.73%) Client/Server
15 4 (0.73%) Data Structures
15 4 (0.73%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 182 (33.21%) UNIX
2 151 (27.55%) Linux
3 145 (26.46%) Windows
4 23 (4.20%) Windows XP
5 21 (3.83%) Solaris
6 19 (3.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (2.74%) Windows NT
8 5 (0.91%) SUSE
8 5 (0.91%) Debian
8 5 (0.91%) Fedora
8 5 (0.91%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.91%) CentOS
9 4 (0.73%) Windows Vista
10 3 (0.55%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (19.53%) Low Latency
2 105 (19.16%) Multithreading
3 102 (18.61%) Risk Management
4 85 (15.51%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (11.86%) Algorithmic Trading
6 44 (8.03%) OO
7 42 (7.66%) Workflow
8 34 (6.20%) E-Commerce
9 32 (5.84%) TDD
9 32 (5.84%) Asset Management
10 29 (5.29%) Project Management
10 29 (5.29%) Mentoring
11 27 (4.93%) DevOps
12 25 (4.56%) Software Engineering
13 24 (4.38%) OOP
14 20 (3.65%) Data Modelling
14 20 (3.65%) Line Management
15 19 (3.47%) MVC
16 18 (3.28%) Business Analysis
16 18 (3.28%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 205 (37.41%) SQL
2 180 (32.85%) Java
3 117 (21.35%) C#
4 97 (17.70%) C++
5 91 (16.61%) Perl
6 87 (15.88%) Python
7 33 (6.02%) JavaScript
8 30 (5.47%) T-SQL
9 28 (5.11%) PHP
10 18 (3.28%) C
11 15 (2.74%) VBA
12 14 (2.55%) Ruby
13 13 (2.37%) PowerShell
13 13 (2.37%) VC++
14 11 (2.01%) XPath
14 11 (2.01%) Shell Script
15 10 (1.82%) Bash Shell
16 7 (1.28%) PL/SQL
17 6 (1.09%) VB.NET
18 5 (0.91%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 107 (19.53%) Degree
2 11 (2.01%) Brainbench
3 10 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (1.46%) RHCE
4 8 (1.46%) CCNA
4 8 (1.46%) JNCIA
5 7 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (0.91%) Sun Certification
7 4 (0.73%) PMP
7 4 (0.73%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.36%) CCSP
8 2 (0.36%) CCNP
8 2 (0.36%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.18%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.01%) QA
2 4 (0.73%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.73%) SLA
3 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (0.91%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.55%) KVM
5 1 (0.18%) Xen
5 1 (0.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (2.37%) Puppet
2 10 (1.82%) CFEngine
2 10 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (1.82%) ITRS Geneos
3 5 (0.91%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (0.55%) Nagios
4 3 (0.55%) Ansible
5 1 (0.18%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.18%) Netcool
Vendors
1 61 (11.13%) Oracle
2 50 (9.12%) Bloomberg
3 47 (8.58%) TIBCO
3 47 (8.58%) Sybase
4 44 (8.03%) Microsoft
5 40 (7.30%) ION Trading
6 33 (6.02%) Reuters
7 32 (5.84%) 29West
8 23 (4.20%) NYFIX
9 22 (4.01%) Red Hat
10 20 (3.65%) Fidessa
11 18 (3.28%) VMware
12 17 (3.10%) SunGard
12 17 (3.10%) Informatica
13 15 (2.74%) Patsystems
14 14 (2.55%) HP
15 10 (1.82%) Splunk
16 9 (1.64%) Cisco
17 8 (1.46%) IBM
17 8 (1.46%) Tradeweb
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