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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Trading
Rank 342 247 259
Rank change year-on-year
-95 +12
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 323 493 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.70% 1.12% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 1.37% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 289 347 499
Average salary £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
38415 36072 40646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.73% 81.89% 80.40%
Number of salaries quoted 31661 29875 35042
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
(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 -18 126 £65,000 -18.75% 33
Canary Wharf - 2 £75,000 -
Electronic Trading
England

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 323 (45.69%) Finance
2 313 (44.27%) Front Office
3 279 (39.46%) Java
4 273 (38.61%) UNIX
5 239 (33.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 225 (31.82%) Linux
6 225 (31.82%) Low Latency
7 219 (30.98%) SQL
8 193 (27.30%) Equities
9 171 (24.19%) Banking
10 167 (23.62%) Algorithmic Trading
11 163 (23.06%) Multithreading
12 162 (22.91%) Fixed Income
13 159 (22.49%) C++
14 135 (19.09%) Python
15 130 (18.39%) Derivative
16 125 (17.68%) Investment Banking
17 124 (17.54%) C#
18 122 (17.26%) Degree
19 109 (15.42%) Perl
19 109 (15.42%) OO
20 91 (12.87%) Windows
21 85 (12.02%) FIX Protocol
22 79 (11.17%) Agile Software Development
23 77 (10.89%) Computer Science
24 69 (9.76%) Oracle
25 65 (9.19%) Sybase
25 65 (9.19%) Mathematics
26 64 (9.05%) Risk Management
27 60 (8.49%) KDB

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (1.70%) Apache
1 12 (1.70%) Tomcat
2 4 (0.57%) Apache Solr
2 4 (0.57%) TIBCO EMS
3 3 (0.42%) MQSeries
3 3 (0.42%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.42%) WebLogic
3 3 (0.42%) IIS
4 1 (0.14%) GemFire
Applications
1 12 (1.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.42%) MS Office
3 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.14%) MS Project
3 1 (0.14%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 14 (1.98%) Endur
2 8 (1.13%) RMDS
3 6 (0.85%) ION MarketView
4 4 (0.57%) Summit
5 2 (0.28%) LatentZero
5 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.14%) Kondor+
6 1 (0.14%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
6 1 (0.14%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.24%) Firewall
2 28 (3.96%) TCP/IP
3 19 (2.69%) HTTP
4 17 (2.40%) Multicast
5 11 (1.56%) WAN
5 11 (1.56%) BGP
6 8 (1.13%) OSPF
7 7 (0.99%) WAAS
7 7 (0.99%) IPv6
7 7 (0.99%) MPLS
7 7 (0.99%) VoIP
8 3 (0.42%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (0.42%) VPLS
8 3 (0.42%) SNMP
8 3 (0.42%) SAN
9 2 (0.28%) EIGRP
9 2 (0.28%) InfiniBand
9 2 (0.28%) NAS
10 1 (0.14%) AMQP
10 1 (0.14%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (8.49%) KDB
2 34 (4.81%) SQL Server
3 23 (3.25%) Relational Database
4 15 (2.12%) Big Data
5 13 (1.84%) RDBMS
6 8 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (0.57%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.28%) MS Access
9 2 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.28%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.14%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.14%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.14%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.14%) MySQL
10 1 (0.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 28 (3.96%) JUnit
2 23 (3.25%) Subversion
3 17 (2.40%) jMock
4 15 (2.12%) Maven
5 14 (1.98%) SpecFlow
6 7 (0.99%) JIRA
7 5 (0.71%) TeamCity
7 5 (0.71%) Git (software)
7 5 (0.71%) Apache Ivy
7 5 (0.71%) Hamcrest
7 5 (0.71%) Ant
7 5 (0.71%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.57%) GCC
8 4 (0.57%) GDB
8 4 (0.57%) Mockito
9 3 (0.42%) IntelliJ
9 3 (0.42%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (0.42%) LoadRunner
9 3 (0.42%) Log4j
10 1 (0.14%) NUnit
General
1 323 (45.69%) Finance
2 313 (44.27%) Front Office
3 171 (24.19%) Banking
4 125 (17.68%) Investment Banking
5 21 (2.97%) Back Office
6 20 (2.83%) Financial Institution
7 5 (0.71%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.71%) Games
8 4 (0.57%) Marketing
9 3 (0.42%) Retail
10 2 (0.28%) Legal
11 1 (0.14%) French Language
11 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Advertising
11 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 389 (55.02%) Developer
2 186 (26.31%) Java Developer
3 130 (18.39%) Analyst
4 104 (14.71%) Applications Support
5 87 (12.31%) C++ Developer
6 86 (12.16%) Support Analyst
7 84 (11.88%) Senior Developer
8 72 (10.18%) C# Developer
9 54 (7.64%) Applications Support Analyst
10 46 (6.51%) Senior Java Developer
11 23 (3.25%) Business Analyst
11 23 (3.25%) Team Leader
11 23 (3.25%) WPF Developer
12 19 (2.69%) Senior C++ Developer
13 17 (2.40%) Senior C# Developer
14 16 (2.26%) Project Manager
14 16 (2.26%) C++ Team Leader
15 15 (2.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 15 (2.12%) Programmer
16 13 (1.84%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (12.02%) FIX Protocol
2 46 (6.51%) Spring
3 45 (6.36%) .NET
3 45 (6.36%) Middleware
4 42 (5.94%) WPF
5 39 (5.52%) STL
6 34 (4.81%) Rendezvous
7 27 (3.82%) XML
8 23 (3.25%) EJB
9 22 (3.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 19 (2.69%) ASP.NET
11 17 (2.40%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (2.26%) Hibernate
13 14 (1.98%) HTML
14 13 (1.84%) HTML5
14 13 (1.84%) JMS
15 10 (1.41%) XML Messaging
15 10 (1.41%) J2EE
16 9 (1.27%) WCF
17 8 (1.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 239 (33.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 193 (27.30%) Equities
3 162 (22.91%) Fixed Income
4 130 (18.39%) Derivative
5 77 (10.89%) Computer Science
6 65 (9.19%) Mathematics
7 48 (6.79%) Hedge funds
8 41 (5.80%) Equity Derivative
9 32 (4.53%) Client/Server
10 30 (4.24%) Open Source
11 25 (3.54%) N-Tier
12 19 (2.69%) Credit Derivative
13 17 (2.40%) Spread Betting
14 16 (2.26%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 8 (1.13%) Physics
16 7 (0.99%) Management Information System
17 6 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
17 6 (0.85%) Reference Data
17 6 (0.85%) DTCC
17 6 (0.85%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 273 (38.61%) UNIX
2 225 (31.82%) Linux
3 91 (12.87%) Windows
4 28 (3.96%) Solaris
5 18 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.42%) VMS
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.14%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (31.82%) Low Latency
2 167 (23.62%) Algorithmic Trading
3 163 (23.06%) Multithreading
4 109 (15.42%) OO
5 79 (11.17%) Agile Software Development
6 64 (9.05%) Risk Management
7 49 (6.93%) TDD
8 47 (6.65%) Software Engineering
9 38 (5.37%) E-Commerce
9 38 (5.37%) Project Management
10 34 (4.81%) Scrum
11 28 (3.96%) Analytics
12 26 (3.68%) OOP
13 22 (3.11%) OOD
14 20 (2.83%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (2.83%) ETRM
15 18 (2.55%) Business Analysis
16 17 (2.40%) Unit Testing
16 17 (2.40%) Investment Management
16 17 (2.40%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 279 (39.46%) Java
2 219 (30.98%) SQL
3 159 (22.49%) C++
4 135 (19.09%) Python
5 124 (17.54%) C#
6 109 (15.42%) Perl
7 51 (7.21%) C
8 28 (3.96%) Bash Shell
8 28 (3.96%) Shell Script
9 20 (2.83%) JavaScript
10 17 (2.40%) VBA
11 14 (1.98%) PowerShell
12 13 (1.84%) Ruby
13 12 (1.70%) Korn
14 10 (1.41%) VC++
15 4 (0.57%) Scala
16 3 (0.42%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.42%) VB
17 2 (0.28%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 122 (17.26%) Degree
2 17 (2.40%) PhD
3 5 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (0.57%) CCNP
5 3 (0.42%) CCNA
5 3 (0.42%) CCIE
5 3 (0.42%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.28%) PMP
7 1 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.14%) ISEB
7 1 (0.14%) CISSP
7 1 (0.14%) CCDA
7 1 (0.14%) CCDP
7 1 (0.14%) CCIP
7 1 (0.14%) CCVP
7 1 (0.14%) CISM
7 1 (0.14%) CWNA
7 1 (0.14%) CWSP
7 1 (0.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.82%) QA
2 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.14%) COBIT
3 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.14%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (1.56%) ITRS Geneos
2 8 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 69 (9.76%) Oracle
2 65 (9.19%) Sybase
3 42 (5.94%) TIBCO
4 36 (5.09%) 29West
5 28 (3.96%) Bloomberg
5 28 (3.96%) Fidessa
6 25 (3.54%) Red Hat
7 23 (3.25%) ION Trading
8 19 (2.69%) Microsoft
9 18 (2.55%) Reuters
10 14 (1.98%) OpenLink
11 10 (1.41%) Tradeweb
11 10 (1.41%) Google
12 9 (1.27%) MarketAxess
13 6 (0.85%) VMware
13 6 (0.85%) HP
14 5 (0.71%) Cisco
15 4 (0.57%) Informatica
15 4 (0.57%) SunGard
15 4 (0.57%) Murex
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + + Bonus + work from home + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + 20%-25% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 70,000 with a bonus scheme up to 25%
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 30-45k base + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + + excellent bonus potential
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago