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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Trading (eTrading)
Rank 353 329 276
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -53
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 343 381 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.84% 0.91% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 1.07% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 284 311 407
Average salary £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £97,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £30,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -33.33%
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
35958 35682 37354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 87.80% 85.64% 86.53%
Number of salaries quoted 30712 29990 30255
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +60 94 £80,000 +14.28% 26
Electronic Trading
England

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 378 (44.95%) Finance
2 361 (42.93%) Front Office
3 331 (39.36%) Java
4 296 (35.20%) Unix
5 289 (34.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 272 (32.34%) SQL
7 238 (28.30%) Fixed Income
8 235 (27.94%) Linux
9 233 (27.71%) Low Latency
10 225 (26.75%) C++
11 213 (25.33%) FIX Protocol
12 205 (24.38%) Multithreading
13 200 (23.78%) Equities
13 200 (23.78%) Banking
14 145 (17.24%) Derivative
15 137 (16.29%) Windows
16 136 (16.17%) C#
17 126 (14.98%) Investment Banking
18 125 (14.86%) Python
19 123 (14.63%) Degree
20 118 (14.03%) Hedge funds
21 112 (13.32%) Analytical Skills
22 95 (11.30%) Software Engineering
23 89 (10.58%) Oracle
24 88 (10.46%) Risk Management
24 88 (10.46%) QA
25 82 (9.75%) Computer Science
25 82 (9.75%) Algorithmic Trading
26 78 (9.27%) Perl
27 76 (9.04%) .NET

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (0.95%) Apache Solr
2 6 (0.71%) Node.js
3 5 (0.59%) MTS
3 5 (0.59%) Oracle Coherence
3 5 (0.59%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.36%) GemFire
4 3 (0.36%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.24%) Apache
5 2 (0.24%) Confluence
5 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.24%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.12%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.12%) nginx
6 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 48 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.55%) MS Office
3 11 (1.31%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 40 (4.76%) ION MarketView
2 12 (1.43%) Oracle 11i
3 11 (1.31%) thinkFolio
4 5 (0.59%) RMDS
5 4 (0.48%) 3000 Xtra
6 2 (0.24%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 1 (0.12%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.12%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.12%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.69%) TCP/IP
2 24 (2.85%) LAN
2 24 (2.85%) WAN
3 23 (2.73%) Multicast
4 12 (1.43%) SAN
5 6 (0.71%) Firewall
5 6 (0.71%) VoIP
6 5 (0.59%) Ethernet
6 5 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.36%) DNS
7 3 (0.36%) InfiniBand
7 3 (0.36%) Internet
7 3 (0.36%) iSCSI
7 3 (0.36%) Junos
7 3 (0.36%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.24%) BGP
8 2 (0.24%) VPN
8 2 (0.24%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.12%) DHCP
9 1 (0.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (8.68%) KDB
2 64 (7.61%) Relational Database
3 46 (5.47%) SQL Server
4 23 (2.73%) RDBMS
5 14 (1.66%) DB2
6 13 (1.55%) MySQL
7 12 (1.43%) Oracle Database
7 12 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
7 12 (1.43%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 12 (1.43%) Oracle9i Database
8 7 (0.83%) Tick Data
9 6 (0.71%) Informix
10 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.24%) Big Data
11 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.12%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.12%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.12%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 39 (4.64%) Subversion
2 31 (3.69%) JIRA
3 21 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (2.02%) Maven
5 13 (1.55%) JUnit
6 11 (1.31%) Cucumber
7 10 (1.19%) Git (software)
8 9 (1.07%) Ant
8 9 (1.07%) GDB
9 8 (0.95%) FitNesse
10 7 (0.83%) Selenium
10 7 (0.83%) Sonatype Nexus
10 7 (0.83%) SpecFlow
10 7 (0.83%) TeamCity
11 6 (0.71%) NUnit
12 5 (0.59%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.59%) YourKit
13 2 (0.24%) GCC
13 2 (0.24%) Hudson
13 2 (0.24%) Jenkins
General
1 378 (44.95%) Finance
2 361 (42.93%) Front Office
3 200 (23.78%) Banking
4 126 (14.98%) Investment Banking
5 56 (6.66%) Back Office
6 51 (6.06%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.31%) Private Banking
8 9 (1.07%) Legal
9 5 (0.59%) Games
10 4 (0.48%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.36%) Retail
12 2 (0.24%) Advertising
12 2 (0.24%) International Banking
12 2 (0.24%) Marketing
13 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 422 (50.18%) Developer
2 202 (24.02%) Java Developer
3 172 (20.45%) Analyst
4 122 (14.51%) Applications Support
5 115 (13.67%) C++ Developer
6 107 (12.72%) Support Analyst
7 78 (9.27%) Electronic Trading Developer
8 73 (8.68%) Electronic Trading Support
9 58 (6.90%) Applications Support Analyst
10 50 (5.95%) C# Developer
11 46 (5.47%) Unix Support
12 37 (4.40%) Senior Developer
13 32 (3.80%) Consultant
14 30 (3.57%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
15 27 (3.21%) .NET Developer
16 26 (3.09%) Technology Consultant
17 24 (2.85%) Business Analyst
17 24 (2.85%) Front Office Developer
17 24 (2.85%) Linux Developer
17 24 (2.85%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (25.33%) FIX Protocol
2 76 (9.04%) .NET
3 61 (7.25%) STL
4 49 (5.83%) Rendezvous
5 43 (5.11%) XML
6 42 (4.99%) SOAP
7 39 (4.64%) TIBCO EMS
7 39 (4.64%) Ultra Messaging
8 36 (4.28%) Web Services
9 34 (4.04%) WPF
10 31 (3.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 30 (3.57%) JMS
11 30 (3.57%) Middleware
12 28 (3.33%) J2SE
13 26 (3.09%) XML Schema
13 26 (3.09%) XSL
14 22 (2.62%) Apache Flex
14 22 (2.62%) WCF
15 14 (1.66%) .NET Framework
15 14 (1.66%) .NET Remoting
Miscellaneous
1 289 (34.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 238 (28.30%) Fixed Income
3 200 (23.78%) Equities
4 145 (17.24%) Derivative
5 118 (14.03%) Hedge funds
6 112 (13.32%) Analytical Skills
7 82 (9.75%) Computer Science
8 48 (5.71%) Data Structures
9 43 (5.11%) Algorithms
10 39 (4.64%) Mathematics
11 38 (4.52%) Credit Derivative
12 36 (4.28%) N-Tier
13 29 (3.45%) Equity Derivative
14 24 (2.85%) Management Information System
15 15 (1.78%) Data Centre
16 14 (1.66%) Grid Computing
17 13 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
17 13 (1.55%) Statistics
18 12 (1.43%) Eurex
19 10 (1.19%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 296 (35.20%) Unix
2 235 (27.94%) Linux
3 137 (16.29%) Windows
4 25 (2.97%) Windows Server
5 17 (2.02%) Solaris
6 13 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (1.19%) CentOS
7 10 (1.19%) Debian
7 10 (1.19%) Fedora
7 10 (1.19%) SUSE
7 10 (1.19%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.36%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (27.71%) Low Latency
2 205 (24.38%) Multithreading
3 95 (11.30%) Software Engineering
4 88 (10.46%) Risk Management
5 82 (9.75%) Algorithmic Trading
6 72 (8.56%) OO
7 63 (7.49%) Mentoring
8 60 (7.13%) Agile Software Development
9 58 (6.90%) Project Management
9 58 (6.90%) SDLC
10 54 (6.42%) Analytics
10 54 (6.42%) Asset Management
11 40 (4.76%) ITIL
12 39 (4.64%) Change Control
13 36 (4.28%) E-Commerce
13 36 (4.28%) Portfolio Management
13 36 (4.28%) User Acceptance Testing
14 35 (4.16%) High Availability
15 33 (3.92%) Unit Testing
16 32 (3.80%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 331 (39.36%) Java
2 272 (32.34%) SQL
3 225 (26.75%) C++
4 136 (16.17%) C#
5 125 (14.86%) Python
6 78 (9.27%) Perl
7 65 (7.73%) C
8 53 (6.30%) JavaScript
9 51 (6.06%) Bash Shell
10 26 (3.09%) XPath
11 21 (2.50%) Scala
12 19 (2.26%) T-SQL
13 15 (1.78%) Shell Script
14 14 (1.66%) VB.NET
15 12 (1.43%) Tcl
16 9 (1.07%) PL/SQL
17 7 (0.83%) Korn
17 7 (0.83%) VBA
18 5 (0.59%) Bourne shell
18 5 (0.59%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 123 (14.63%) Degree
2 26 (3.09%) Brainbench
3 12 (1.43%) PhD
3 12 (1.43%) Sun Certification
4 7 (0.83%) CFA
4 7 (0.83%) MBA
5 5 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.36%) ISEB
6 3 (0.36%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.24%) CEH
7 2 (0.24%) CISSP
7 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.24%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.24%) SSCP
8 1 (0.12%) ACCA
8 1 (0.12%) APMP
8 1 (0.12%) CIMA
8 1 (0.12%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (10.46%) QA
2 16 (1.90%) MiFID
3 12 (1.43%) Dodd-Frank
3 12 (1.43%) EMIR
4 9 (1.07%) SLA
5 5 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.48%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.24%) SDET
8 1 (0.12%) SAS 70
8 1 (0.12%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 6 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.48%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.24%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.12%) KVM
5 1 (0.12%) Squid
5 1 (0.12%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 32 (3.80%) ITRS Geneos
2 6 (0.71%) Puppet
3 4 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.36%) CFEngine
4 3 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (0.36%) TIBCO Hawk
5 2 (0.24%) Ansible
5 2 (0.24%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.24%) Nagios
5 2 (0.24%) Nexpose
5 2 (0.24%) SCCM
6 1 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 89 (10.58%) Oracle
2 76 (9.04%) Sybase
3 60 (7.13%) TIBCO
4 46 (5.47%) Fidessa
4 46 (5.47%) ION Trading
5 45 (5.35%) Bloomberg
6 40 (4.76%) Microsoft
7 26 (3.09%) Reuters
8 21 (2.50%) Patsystems
9 19 (2.26%) HP
10 16 (1.90%) Charles River
10 16 (1.90%) Red Hat
11 14 (1.66%) Sun
12 13 (1.55%) IBM
13 12 (1.43%) Solace
14 11 (1.31%) GL TRADE
14 11 (1.31%) Portware
14 11 (1.31%) VMware
15 10 (1.19%) NYFIX
16 9 (1.07%) Perforce
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