The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Trading
Rank 337 286 237
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -49
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 379 391 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.76% 0.86% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.05% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 326 320 509
Average salary £77,500 £75,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +104.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40605 37072 44333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 81.82% 81.57% 79.05%
Number of salaries quoted 33285 30911 38113
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Electronic Trading
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -16 104 £75,000 +3.44% 24
Docklands, London +4 3 £80,000 - 1
Canary Wharf -1 3 £90,000 +12.50%
Electronic Trading
England

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 389 (52.85%) Finance
2 324 (44.02%) UNIX
3 309 (41.98%) Front Office
4 287 (38.99%) Linux
5 265 (36.01%) Java
6 257 (34.92%) Low Latency
7 234 (31.79%) Equities
8 217 (29.48%) C++
9 203 (27.58%) Algorithmic Trading
10 202 (27.45%) Derivative
11 199 (27.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 183 (24.86%) SQL
13 182 (24.73%) Banking
14 175 (23.78%) Multithreading
15 172 (23.37%) Degree
16 156 (21.20%) Fixed Income
17 139 (18.89%) Python
18 132 (17.93%) Computer Science
19 122 (16.58%) C#
20 117 (15.90%) Perl
21 110 (14.95%) Investment Banking
22 101 (13.72%) OO
23 94 (12.77%) Windows
24 93 (12.64%) Mathematics
25 92 (12.50%) Oracle
26 86 (11.68%) Risk Management
27 79 (10.73%) Agile Software Development
28 75 (10.19%) C
28 75 (10.19%) STL
29 72 (9.78%) FIX Protocol

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (1.63%) Tomcat
2 11 (1.49%) Apache
3 6 (0.82%) TIBCO EMS
4 5 (0.68%) Apache Solr
5 4 (0.54%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.14%) GemFire
6 1 (0.14%) IIS
6 1 (0.14%) MTS
6 1 (0.14%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.14%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.14%) SmartSockets
6 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.14%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (0.95%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.14%) MS Project
3 1 (0.14%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 12 (1.63%) ION MarketView
2 7 (0.95%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.08%) TCP/IP
2 21 (2.85%) Firewall
3 20 (2.72%) Multicast
4 15 (2.04%) HTTP
5 7 (0.95%) NAS
5 7 (0.95%) DNS
5 7 (0.95%) SNMP
6 6 (0.82%) VPN
7 3 (0.41%) SSL
7 3 (0.41%) OSPF
8 2 (0.27%) SAN
9 1 (0.14%) SSH
9 1 (0.14%) LAN
9 1 (0.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (6.52%) KDB
2 41 (5.57%) SQL Server
3 11 (1.49%) Big Data
3 11 (1.49%) Relational Database
4 10 (1.36%) Oracle Database
5 6 (0.82%) MySQL
6 4 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.27%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.14%) DB2
8 1 (0.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 28 (3.80%) Maven
2 27 (3.67%) JUnit
3 19 (2.58%) TeamCity
3 19 (2.58%) Eclipse
4 13 (1.77%) Mockito
5 11 (1.49%) jMock
5 11 (1.49%) Subversion
6 7 (0.95%) GDB
6 7 (0.95%) GCC
6 7 (0.95%) QuickTest Pro
7 6 (0.82%) LoadRunner
8 5 (0.68%) MSBuild
8 5 (0.68%) NUnit
8 5 (0.68%) Ant
9 4 (0.54%) CruiseControl
9 4 (0.54%) SilkTest
9 4 (0.54%) Selenium
10 3 (0.41%) Git (software)
10 3 (0.41%) Gradle
10 3 (0.41%) Artifactory
General
1 389 (52.85%) Finance
2 309 (41.98%) Front Office
3 182 (24.73%) Banking
4 110 (14.95%) Investment Banking
5 39 (5.30%) Financial Institution
6 31 (4.21%) Corporate Banking
7 30 (4.08%) Back Office
8 29 (3.94%) Retail Banking
8 29 (3.94%) Retail
9 16 (2.17%) Law
10 10 (1.36%) Telecoms
11 7 (0.95%) Games
12 3 (0.41%) Marketing
13 2 (0.27%) Legal
13 2 (0.27%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.27%) Russian Language
14 1 (0.14%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.14%) French Language
14 1 (0.14%) International Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 407 (55.30%) Developer
2 185 (25.14%) Java Developer
3 145 (19.70%) Analyst
4 141 (19.16%) C++ Developer
5 77 (10.46%) Support Analyst
6 75 (10.19%) Applications Support
7 64 (8.70%) Senior Developer
8 60 (8.15%) C# Developer
9 49 (6.66%) Applications Support Analyst
10 48 (6.52%) Business Analyst
11 32 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
12 31 (4.21%) Programmer
13 27 (3.67%) C++ Programmer
14 25 (3.40%) Senior C++ Developer
15 21 (2.85%) WPF Developer
16 18 (2.45%) Team Leader
17 14 (1.90%) Project Manager
17 14 (1.90%) Technical Leader
18 13 (1.77%) Lead Developer
18 13 (1.77%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (10.19%) STL
2 72 (9.78%) FIX Protocol
3 54 (7.34%) WPF
4 53 (7.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 53 (7.20%) Middleware
5 43 (5.84%) Spring
6 35 (4.76%) XML
7 34 (4.62%) .NET
8 24 (3.26%) Hibernate
9 21 (2.85%) J2EE
9 21 (2.85%) Rendezvous
10 15 (2.04%) jQuery
11 13 (1.77%) Java EE
12 11 (1.49%) WinForms
13 10 (1.36%) HTML
13 10 (1.36%) HTML5
13 10 (1.36%) JPA
13 10 (1.36%) GWT
14 9 (1.22%) WCF
15 8 (1.09%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 234 (31.79%) Equities
2 202 (27.45%) Derivative
3 199 (27.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 156 (21.20%) Fixed Income
5 132 (17.93%) Computer Science
6 93 (12.64%) Mathematics
7 70 (9.51%) Equity Derivative
8 42 (5.71%) Hedge funds
9 40 (5.43%) Client/Server
10 34 (4.62%) Physics
11 32 (4.35%) Management Information System
12 20 (2.72%) Credit Derivative
13 19 (2.58%) Open Source
13 19 (2.58%) N-Tier
14 15 (2.04%) Statistics
15 10 (1.36%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 9 (1.22%) Reference Data
17 7 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
17 7 (0.95%) e-Health
18 4 (0.54%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 324 (44.02%) UNIX
2 287 (38.99%) Linux
3 94 (12.77%) Windows
4 52 (7.07%) Solaris
5 18 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.68%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.54%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.41%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.41%) AIX
8 3 (0.41%) HPUX
8 3 (0.41%) VMS
8 3 (0.41%) Fedora
9 2 (0.27%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (34.92%) Low Latency
2 203 (27.58%) Algorithmic Trading
3 175 (23.78%) Multithreading
4 101 (13.72%) OO
5 86 (11.68%) Risk Management
6 79 (10.73%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (8.70%) Software Engineering
8 60 (8.15%) Analytics
9 58 (7.88%) Project Management
10 50 (6.79%) Scrum
11 42 (5.71%) TDD
12 40 (5.43%) Investment Management
13 38 (5.16%) Business Analysis
14 37 (5.03%) Migration
14 37 (5.03%) OOD
15 31 (4.21%) E-Commerce
16 26 (3.53%) OOP
17 25 (3.40%) ITIL
18 23 (3.13%) Workflow
19 21 (2.85%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 265 (36.01%) Java
2 217 (29.48%) C++
3 183 (24.86%) SQL
4 139 (18.89%) Python
5 122 (16.58%) C#
6 117 (15.90%) Perl
7 75 (10.19%) C
8 55 (7.47%) Bash Shell
9 45 (6.11%) Shell Script
10 36 (4.89%) JavaScript
11 21 (2.85%) Korn
12 15 (2.04%) PL/SQL
13 14 (1.90%) VBScript
13 14 (1.90%) VBA
14 13 (1.77%) VB
15 12 (1.63%) PowerShell
16 10 (1.36%) T-SQL
17 9 (1.22%) Scala
18 5 (0.68%) VC++
19 4 (0.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 172 (23.37%) Degree
2 17 (2.31%) PhD
3 5 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (0.68%) CCNA
4 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.54%) MCSE
5 3 (0.41%) ISEB
5 3 (0.41%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.27%) PMP
6 2 (0.27%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.14%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.80%) QA
2 2 (0.27%) EMIR
3 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.14%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (1.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (1.22%) Control-M
2 7 (0.95%) WMI
2 7 (0.95%) OpenView
2 7 (0.95%) CA Spectrum
3 5 (0.68%) ITRS Geneos
4 3 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.27%) SCCM
6 1 (0.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 92 (12.50%) Oracle
2 64 (8.70%) Sybase
3 43 (5.84%) ION Trading
4 39 (5.30%) TIBCO
5 37 (5.03%) Fidessa
6 34 (4.62%) Red Hat
7 15 (2.04%) Bloomberg
8 14 (1.90%) Reuters
9 11 (1.49%) 29West
9 11 (1.49%) Microsoft
10 9 (1.22%) GL TRADE
10 9 (1.22%) SunGard
10 9 (1.22%) HP
11 8 (1.09%) Citrix
11 8 (1.09%) VMware
12 7 (0.95%) CA
13 6 (0.82%) Sun
13 6 (0.82%) Syncfusion
14 5 (0.68%) Caplin
15 4 (0.54%) Cisco
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Resource Solutions - Colt Technology Services
Salary: £ Competitive per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: £100,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40,000 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Experis IT
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago