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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Trading
Rank 389 332 290
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -42
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 251 386 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.58% 0.79% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.95% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 202 332 310
Average salary £68,750 £77,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.29% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £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
36924 40808 36557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.00% 83.87% 83.07%
Number of salaries quoted 30899 33851 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 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 70 £70,000 - 18
Docklands, London +5 6 £105,000 +31.25%
Canary Wharf - 2 £57,500 -
Electronic Trading
England

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 267 (54.05%) Finance
2 196 (39.68%) UNIX
3 178 (36.03%) Front Office
4 167 (33.81%) SQL
5 163 (33.00%) Linux
6 159 (32.19%) Java
7 142 (28.74%) FIX Protocol
8 132 (26.72%) Equities
9 120 (24.29%) Windows
10 114 (23.08%) Perl
11 113 (22.87%) Python
12 109 (22.06%) Low Latency
13 102 (20.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 98 (19.84%) Fixed Income
15 87 (17.61%) C++
16 83 (16.80%) Multithreading
17 79 (15.99%) Derivative
18 74 (14.98%) Degree
19 69 (13.97%) Banking
20 66 (13.36%) C#
21 61 (12.35%) Relational Database
22 60 (12.15%) Hedge funds
23 58 (11.74%) Risk Management
24 57 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
25 50 (10.12%) SQL Server
25 50 (10.12%) Algorithmic Trading
26 47 (9.51%) Agile Software Development
27 45 (9.11%) RDBMS
27 45 (9.11%) Investment Banking
28 43 (8.70%) Oracle

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (2.23%) Apache
2 8 (1.62%) Tomcat
2 8 (1.62%) WebSphere
3 6 (1.21%) JBoss
3 6 (1.21%) IIS
4 4 (0.81%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.40%) Confluence
6 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.20%) MTS
6 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 26 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.25%) MS Office
3 6 (1.21%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (2.83%) ION MarketView
2 8 (1.62%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (1.42%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.40%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.68%) TCP/IP
2 32 (6.48%) WAN
3 30 (6.07%) LAN
4 22 (4.45%) iSCSI
4 22 (4.45%) Firewall
5 13 (2.63%) Multicast
6 8 (1.62%) Internet
7 7 (1.42%) NetScaler
8 6 (1.21%) Junos
9 5 (1.01%) VPN
9 5 (1.01%) SNMP
9 5 (1.01%) SAN
10 4 (0.81%) BGP
10 4 (0.81%) OSPF
10 4 (0.81%) IPsec
10 4 (0.81%) VRRP
10 4 (0.81%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (0.81%) HSRP
11 3 (0.61%) DHCP
11 3 (0.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (12.35%) Relational Database
2 50 (10.12%) SQL Server
3 45 (9.11%) RDBMS
4 10 (2.02%) MySQL
5 8 (1.62%) OLAP
6 7 (1.42%) KDB
6 7 (1.42%) Informix
7 6 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.81%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.40%) DB2
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (0.40%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.20%) MS Access
10 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (2.63%) JIRA
2 9 (1.82%) Subversion
3 6 (1.21%) GCC
4 5 (1.01%) GDB
5 3 (0.61%) Maven
5 3 (0.61%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.20%) Calabash
7 1 (0.20%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.20%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.20%) JUnit
General
1 267 (54.05%) Finance
2 178 (36.03%) Front Office
3 69 (13.97%) Banking
4 45 (9.11%) Investment Banking
5 28 (5.67%) Back Office
6 19 (3.85%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.81%) Games
8 2 (0.40%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.20%) Wholesale Banking
9 1 (0.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 159 (32.19%) Developer
2 114 (23.08%) Analyst
3 82 (16.60%) Java Developer
4 72 (14.57%) Applications Support
5 52 (10.53%) Support Analyst
6 41 (8.30%) C++ Developer
7 35 (7.09%) Support Engineer
8 28 (5.67%) Junior
8 28 (5.67%) Programmer
9 26 (5.26%) Systems Support
9 26 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
10 25 (5.06%) C# Developer
11 24 (4.86%) Applications Support Analyst
11 24 (4.86%) Senior Developer
12 22 (4.45%) Business Analyst
13 20 (4.05%) Senior Analyst
14 19 (3.85%) Java Programmer
14 19 (3.85%) Systems Support Engineer
15 18 (3.64%) Java Analyst Programmer
15 18 (3.64%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (28.74%) FIX Protocol
2 34 (6.88%) Middleware
3 31 (6.28%) Ultra Messaging
4 30 (6.07%) XML
5 27 (5.47%) .NET
6 17 (3.44%) WPF
6 17 (3.44%) SOAP
7 16 (3.24%) Rendezvous
8 15 (3.04%) TIBCO EMS
9 14 (2.83%) STL
9 14 (2.83%) HTML
10 11 (2.23%) XSLT
10 11 (2.23%) JMS
11 10 (2.02%) Web Services
11 10 (2.02%) POSIX
11 10 (2.02%) Pthreads
12 9 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (1.82%) ASP.NET
13 8 (1.62%) XSD
14 7 (1.42%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 132 (26.72%) Equities
2 102 (20.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 98 (19.84%) Fixed Income
4 79 (15.99%) Derivative
5 60 (12.15%) Hedge funds
6 57 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (7.09%) Computer Science
8 13 (2.63%) Management Information System
9 11 (2.23%) Mathematics
9 11 (2.23%) Algorithms
10 9 (1.82%) Open Source
11 8 (1.62%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.42%) Equity Derivative
13 6 (1.21%) N-Tier
13 6 (1.21%) Eurex
13 6 (1.21%) Physics
14 5 (1.01%) User Experience
15 4 (0.81%) Data Structures
16 2 (0.40%) Grid Computing
16 2 (0.40%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 196 (39.68%) UNIX
2 163 (33.00%) Linux
3 120 (24.29%) Windows
4 30 (6.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (3.04%) Solaris
6 10 (2.02%) Windows XP
7 7 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.42%) Windows NT
8 6 (1.21%) SUSE
8 6 (1.21%) Debian
8 6 (1.21%) Fedora
8 6 (1.21%) CentOS
8 6 (1.21%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.61%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.20%) Android
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (22.06%) Low Latency
2 83 (16.80%) Multithreading
3 58 (11.74%) Risk Management
4 50 (10.12%) Algorithmic Trading
5 47 (9.51%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (8.10%) Workflow
7 38 (7.69%) OO
8 32 (6.48%) Market Making
9 28 (5.67%) Change Control
10 27 (5.47%) DevOps
10 27 (5.47%) E-Commerce
11 26 (5.26%) Project Management
12 25 (5.06%) Asset Management
13 24 (4.86%) ITIL
14 21 (4.25%) Service Delivery
15 18 (3.64%) Software Engineering
16 17 (3.44%) OOP
17 16 (3.24%) Portfolio Management
18 13 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
18 13 (2.63%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 167 (33.81%) SQL
2 159 (32.19%) Java
3 114 (23.08%) Perl
4 113 (22.87%) Python
5 87 (17.61%) C++
6 66 (13.36%) C#
7 33 (6.68%) JavaScript
8 27 (5.47%) PHP
8 27 (5.47%) T-SQL
9 23 (4.66%) C
9 23 (4.66%) Bash Shell
10 19 (3.85%) VBA
11 18 (3.64%) PowerShell
12 15 (3.04%) Shell Script
13 9 (1.82%) VC++
14 6 (1.21%) Tcl
15 5 (1.01%) Ruby
16 4 (0.81%) PL/SQL
16 4 (0.81%) Scala
16 4 (0.81%) XPath
Qualifications
1 74 (14.98%) Degree
2 18 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (2.83%) RHCE
3 14 (2.83%) CCNA
3 14 (2.83%) JNCIA
4 13 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (0.81%) PMP
5 4 (0.81%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.81%) CCSP
5 4 (0.81%) CCNP
5 4 (0.81%) Brainbench
6 3 (0.61%) ISEB
7 2 (0.40%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.40%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.20%) ACCA
8 1 (0.20%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.45%) QA
2 2 (0.40%) SLA
3 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (4.25%) VMware ESXi
2 16 (3.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.20%) Xen
3 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (4.45%) Puppet
1 22 (4.45%) Opscode Chef
1 22 (4.45%) CFEngine
2 8 (1.62%) ITRS Geneos
3 7 (1.42%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (0.40%) Netcool
4 2 (0.40%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (0.40%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.20%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 43 (8.70%) Oracle
2 39 (7.89%) TIBCO
3 32 (6.48%) Red Hat
4 24 (4.86%) VMware
4 24 (4.86%) Microsoft
5 20 (4.05%) Sybase
6 18 (3.64%) ION Trading
7 17 (3.44%) Splunk
7 17 (3.44%) Bloomberg
8 15 (3.04%) Sophis
9 13 (2.63%) NYFIX
10 12 (2.43%) Reuters
10 12 (2.43%) Citrix
11 11 (2.23%) Fidessa
12 9 (1.82%) SolarWinds
12 9 (1.82%) HP
12 9 (1.82%) Informatica
13 8 (1.62%) SunGard
13 8 (1.62%) Patsystems
14 7 (1.42%) GL TRADE
City, London
ThinkForex
Salary: 45K to 55K GBP per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
London
J P Scarlet & Associates
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum +Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Season Ticket Loan, 26 days holida
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + BONUS + BENS
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-70k base + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago