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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Trading
Rank 365 348 288
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -60
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 319 366 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.71% 0.73% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.86% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 264 327 318
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -
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
38154 42318 37567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.37% 84.72% 83.87%
Number of salaries quoted 32031 35161 31211
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 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 June 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 June 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 -2 90 £72,500 +7.40% 18
Docklands, London +13 6 £105,000 +31.25%
Canary Wharf +11 1 £57,500 -23.33%
Electronic Trading
England

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 277 (49.73%) Finance
2 229 (41.11%) UNIX
3 200 (35.91%) Front Office
4 192 (34.47%) Linux
5 183 (32.85%) SQL
6 175 (31.42%) FIX Protocol
7 153 (27.47%) Equities
8 152 (27.29%) Java
9 128 (22.98%) Windows
10 121 (21.72%) Python
11 120 (21.54%) Perl
12 115 (20.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 114 (20.47%) Fixed Income
14 110 (19.75%) Low Latency
15 103 (18.49%) C++
16 93 (16.70%) Banking
17 92 (16.52%) Degree
18 90 (16.16%) Multithreading
19 87 (15.62%) Derivative
20 76 (13.64%) Hedge funds
20 76 (13.64%) Relational Database
21 67 (12.03%) Algorithmic Trading
22 64 (11.49%) Oracle
23 62 (11.13%) Risk Management
24 61 (10.95%) Investment Banking
25 59 (10.59%) C#
26 56 (10.05%) SQL Server
27 53 (9.52%) TCP/IP
28 52 (9.34%) RDBMS
29 51 (9.16%) Computer Science

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (1.97%) Apache
2 8 (1.44%) Tomcat
2 8 (1.44%) WebSphere
3 6 (1.08%) IIS
3 6 (1.08%) JBoss
4 4 (0.72%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.36%) MQSeries
6 2 (0.36%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.36%) Confluence
7 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 29 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.77%) MS Office
3 5 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (2.33%) ION MarketView
2 11 (1.97%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (1.26%) Oracle 11i
4 6 (1.08%) Rolfe and Nolan
5 2 (0.36%) RMDS
6 1 (0.18%) Summit
6 1 (0.18%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 44 (7.90%) WAN
3 42 (7.54%) LAN
4 30 (5.39%) Firewall
5 26 (4.67%) iSCSI
6 17 (3.05%) Multicast
7 10 (1.80%) NetScaler
7 10 (1.80%) Internet
8 9 (1.62%) Junos
8 9 (1.62%) SAN
9 8 (1.44%) VPN
10 6 (1.08%) OSPF
10 6 (1.08%) BGP
11 5 (0.90%) SNMP
12 4 (0.72%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (0.72%) HSRP
12 4 (0.72%) MPLS
12 4 (0.72%) IPsec
12 4 (0.72%) VRRP
13 3 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (13.64%) Relational Database
2 56 (10.05%) SQL Server
3 52 (9.34%) RDBMS
4 13 (2.33%) MySQL
5 8 (1.44%) OLAP
6 7 (1.26%) DB2
6 7 (1.26%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 7 (1.26%) Oracle9i Database
6 7 (1.26%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (1.26%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.08%) Informix
8 5 (0.90%) KDB
9 2 (0.36%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (3.23%) Subversion
2 16 (2.87%) JIRA
3 7 (1.26%) GCC
4 6 (1.08%) GDB
4 6 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.18%) NUnit
6 1 (0.18%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.18%) Maven
6 1 (0.18%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.18%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.18%) Calabash
6 1 (0.18%) JUnit
General
1 277 (49.73%) Finance
2 200 (35.91%) Front Office
3 93 (16.70%) Banking
4 61 (10.95%) Investment Banking
5 36 (6.46%) Back Office
6 23 (4.13%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.08%) Private Banking
8 2 (0.36%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.18%) Games
9 1 (0.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 184 (33.03%) Developer
2 125 (22.44%) Analyst
3 88 (15.80%) Applications Support
4 77 (13.82%) Java Developer
5 63 (11.31%) Support Analyst
6 60 (10.77%) C++ Developer
7 35 (6.28%) Support Engineer
8 27 (4.85%) Applications Support Analyst
9 26 (4.67%) C# Developer
9 26 (4.67%) Systems Engineer
10 25 (4.49%) Systems Support
11 23 (4.13%) Senior Developer
11 23 (4.13%) Business Analyst
12 22 (3.95%) Platform Engineer
13 19 (3.41%) Systems Support Engineer
14 18 (3.23%) Junior
14 18 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
14 18 (3.23%) Programmer
15 17 (3.05%) Team Leader
16 14 (2.51%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (31.42%) FIX Protocol
2 50 (8.98%) XML
3 40 (7.18%) Middleware
4 32 (5.75%) SOAP
5 29 (5.21%) .NET
6 25 (4.49%) Ultra Messaging
7 19 (3.41%) Rendezvous
7 19 (3.41%) Web Services
8 18 (3.23%) STL
9 17 (3.05%) HTML
10 13 (2.33%) XSL
10 13 (2.33%) XML Schema
10 13 (2.33%) Apache Flex
10 13 (2.33%) TIBCO EMS
11 12 (2.15%) HTML5
11 12 (2.15%) Pthreads
11 12 (2.15%) POSIX
11 12 (2.15%) J2EE
12 11 (1.97%) WPF
13 9 (1.62%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 153 (27.47%) Equities
2 115 (20.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 114 (20.47%) Fixed Income
4 87 (15.62%) Derivative
5 76 (13.64%) Hedge funds
6 51 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
6 51 (9.16%) Computer Science
7 28 (5.03%) Algorithms
8 16 (2.87%) Management Information System
9 15 (2.69%) Client/Server
10 14 (2.51%) Data Centre
11 12 (2.15%) Mathematics
12 9 (1.62%) Physics
12 9 (1.62%) User Experience
13 7 (1.26%) N-Tier
14 6 (1.08%) Grid Computing
14 6 (1.08%) Equity Derivative
14 6 (1.08%) Data Structures
15 5 (0.90%) Eurex
15 5 (0.90%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 229 (41.11%) UNIX
2 192 (34.47%) Linux
3 128 (22.98%) Windows
4 35 (6.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (2.15%) Solaris
6 10 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.26%) Windows XP
8 5 (0.90%) SUSE
8 5 (0.90%) Debian
8 5 (0.90%) Fedora
8 5 (0.90%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.90%) CentOS
9 4 (0.72%) Windows NT
10 3 (0.54%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.36%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.36%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (19.75%) Low Latency
2 90 (16.16%) Multithreading
3 67 (12.03%) Algorithmic Trading
4 62 (11.13%) Risk Management
5 48 (8.62%) SDLC
6 47 (8.44%) Market Making
7 42 (7.54%) Asset Management
8 37 (6.64%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (6.46%) OO
10 34 (6.10%) Change Control
11 31 (5.57%) Software Engineering
12 30 (5.39%) ITIL
13 29 (5.21%) Mentoring
14 27 (4.85%) OOP
15 26 (4.67%) Workflow
16 24 (4.31%) Service Delivery
17 23 (4.13%) Project Management
18 22 (3.95%) E-Commerce
19 20 (3.59%) Portfolio Management
20 17 (3.05%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 183 (32.85%) SQL
2 152 (27.29%) Java
3 121 (21.72%) Python
4 120 (21.54%) Perl
5 103 (18.49%) C++
6 59 (10.59%) C#
7 37 (6.64%) Bash Shell
8 32 (5.75%) C
8 32 (5.75%) JavaScript
9 26 (4.67%) T-SQL
10 22 (3.95%) VBA
10 22 (3.95%) PowerShell
11 16 (2.87%) Shell Script
12 14 (2.51%) PHP
13 13 (2.33%) XPath
14 7 (1.26%) Tcl
15 6 (1.08%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.90%) Ruby
16 5 (0.90%) Scala
17 4 (0.72%) Korn
Qualifications
1 92 (16.52%) Degree
2 19 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (2.69%) RHCE
3 15 (2.69%) CCNA
3 15 (2.69%) JNCIA
4 14 (2.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (2.33%) Brainbench
6 7 (1.26%) Sun Certification
7 5 (0.90%) ISEB
8 4 (0.72%) CCSP
8 4 (0.72%) CCNP
8 4 (0.72%) PMP
8 4 (0.72%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.36%) JNCIP
9 2 (0.36%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.18%) APMP
10 1 (0.18%) ACCA
10 1 (0.18%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.46%) QA
2 2 (0.36%) SLA
3 1 (0.18%) MiFID
System Software
1 25 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
2 17 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.72%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (5.21%) Puppet
2 28 (5.03%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (4.67%) CFEngine
4 19 (3.41%) ITRS Geneos
5 10 (1.80%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.36%) Icinga
6 2 (0.36%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (0.36%) Netcool
6 2 (0.36%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.36%) Nagios
7 1 (0.18%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 64 (11.49%) Oracle
2 36 (6.46%) Red Hat
2 36 (6.46%) TIBCO
3 29 (5.21%) VMware
4 25 (4.49%) Microsoft
5 23 (4.13%) Sybase
6 22 (3.95%) Splunk
7 19 (3.41%) Bloomberg
7 19 (3.41%) Sophis
8 17 (3.05%) HP
9 16 (2.87%) Reuters
10 15 (2.69%) ION Trading
10 15 (2.69%) Citrix
11 13 (2.33%) Juniper
11 13 (2.33%) Fidessa
12 12 (2.15%) SolarWinds
13 11 (1.97%) Patsystems
14 10 (1.80%) Sun
14 10 (1.80%) Cisco
14 10 (1.80%) NetApp
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