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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Trading
Rank 364 329 321
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -8
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 274 332 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.66% 0.79% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.94% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 198 258 332
Average salary £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £95,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-36.66% -5.26%
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
34564 35451 36987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.30% 83.91% 82.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29092 28666 31376
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 January 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 January 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
(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 -53 57 £70,000 -1.75% 13
Canary Wharf +24 1 £150,000 +66.66%
Electronic Trading
England

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 304 (48.33%) Finance
2 261 (41.49%) SQL
3 202 (32.11%) UNIX
4 201 (31.96%) Java
5 195 (31.00%) Front Office
6 183 (29.09%) FIX Protocol
7 172 (27.34%) Equities
8 164 (26.07%) Linux
9 157 (24.96%) C#
10 137 (21.78%) Windows
10 137 (21.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 132 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
12 129 (20.51%) Degree
13 125 (19.87%) Fixed Income
14 123 (19.55%) Low Latency
15 119 (18.92%) Multithreading
16 118 (18.76%) Risk Management
17 114 (18.12%) Banking
18 113 (17.97%) Derivative
19 109 (17.33%) Perl
20 108 (17.17%) Python
21 102 (16.22%) C++
22 88 (13.99%) Investment Banking
22 88 (13.99%) Algorithmic Trading
23 81 (12.88%) Hedge funds
24 68 (10.81%) .NET
25 67 (10.65%) Computer Science
26 64 (10.17%) Oracle
27 60 (9.54%) SQL Server
27 60 (9.54%) Bloomberg

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 12 (1.91%) MQSeries
2 11 (1.75%) TIBCO EMS
3 7 (1.11%) MTS
4 6 (0.95%) Apache
5 5 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (0.79%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.48%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.48%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.16%) CMS
7 1 (0.16%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.16%) JBoss
7 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.16%) nginx
7 1 (0.16%) Node.js
7 1 (0.16%) Confluence
7 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
Applications
1 27 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.43%) MS Office
3 6 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (4.45%) Endur
2 23 (3.66%) ION MarketView
3 13 (2.07%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (1.11%) RMDS
5 6 (0.95%) 3000 Xtra
6 4 (0.64%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 4 (0.64%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.16%) Summit
7 1 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.45%) TCP/IP
2 23 (3.66%) WAN
3 22 (3.50%) LAN
4 21 (3.34%) Multicast
5 14 (2.23%) Firewall
5 14 (2.23%) SNMP
6 10 (1.59%) SAN
7 8 (1.27%) Network Security
8 7 (1.11%) Internet
9 6 (0.95%) tcpdump
10 4 (0.64%) Wireshark
11 3 (0.48%) BGP
11 3 (0.48%) IPv6
11 3 (0.48%) VoIP
11 3 (0.48%) MPLS
11 3 (0.48%) OSPF
11 3 (0.48%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (0.48%) AMQP
11 3 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (0.48%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (9.54%) SQL Server
2 54 (8.59%) Relational Database
3 33 (5.25%) RDBMS
4 19 (3.02%) KDB
5 14 (2.23%) MySQL
6 6 (0.95%) Oracle Database
6 6 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (0.95%) Informix
6 6 (0.95%) MS Access
7 5 (0.79%) DB2
8 4 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (0.64%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 4 (0.64%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.32%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.32%) Big Data
10 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.32%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 29 (4.61%) SpecFlow
2 28 (4.45%) Subversion
3 18 (2.86%) Maven
4 12 (1.91%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.48%) JIRA
6 3 (0.48%) jMock
6 3 (0.48%) Hamcrest
6 3 (0.48%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (0.32%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.32%) JUnit
8 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.16%) XDE
8 1 (0.16%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.16%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (0.16%) GDB
8 1 (0.16%) GCC
8 1 (0.16%) Hudson
General
1 304 (48.33%) Finance
2 195 (31.00%) Front Office
3 114 (18.12%) Banking
4 88 (13.99%) Investment Banking
5 28 (4.45%) Financial Institution
6 21 (3.34%) Back Office
7 7 (1.11%) Retail
7 7 (1.11%) Private Banking
8 5 (0.79%) Legal
9 4 (0.64%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.64%) Law
9 4 (0.64%) Games
10 2 (0.32%) Marketing
10 2 (0.32%) Advertising
11 1 (0.16%) Wholesale Banking
11 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 258 (41.02%) Developer
2 161 (25.60%) Analyst
3 105 (16.69%) Java Developer
4 102 (16.22%) Support Analyst
5 79 (12.56%) Applications Support
6 78 (12.40%) C# Developer
7 50 (7.95%) Applications Support Analyst
8 39 (6.20%) Senior Developer
9 37 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
9 37 (5.88%) Junior
10 33 (5.25%) C++ Developer
11 32 (5.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 31 (4.93%) Programmer
13 27 (4.29%) Senior C# Developer
14 26 (4.13%) Senior Analyst
14 26 (4.13%) Business Analyst
15 20 (3.18%) Senior Programmer
15 20 (3.18%) WPF Developer
15 20 (3.18%) Administrator
16 19 (3.02%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (29.09%) FIX Protocol
2 68 (10.81%) .NET
3 52 (8.27%) Middleware
4 33 (5.25%) ASP.NET
4 33 (5.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 30 (4.77%) XML
5 30 (4.77%) WPF
6 26 (4.13%) Rendezvous
7 25 (3.97%) HTML
8 23 (3.66%) Spring
9 21 (3.34%) SOAP
10 19 (3.02%) JMS
10 19 (3.02%) WinForms
11 15 (2.38%) J2EE
12 13 (2.07%) STL
13 12 (1.91%) HTML5
14 11 (1.75%) J2SE
14 11 (1.75%) QuickFIX
15 10 (1.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 10 (1.59%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 172 (27.34%) Equities
2 137 (21.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 125 (19.87%) Fixed Income
4 113 (17.97%) Derivative
5 81 (12.88%) Hedge funds
6 67 (10.65%) Computer Science
7 54 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (2.86%) Algorithms
9 17 (2.70%) Mathematics
10 15 (2.38%) N-Tier
11 13 (2.07%) Open Source
12 11 (1.75%) Reference Data
13 10 (1.59%) Management Information System
14 9 (1.43%) Equity Derivative
15 8 (1.27%) Client/Server
15 8 (1.27%) Grid Computing
16 7 (1.11%) Credit Derivative
17 5 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
18 4 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
18 4 (0.64%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 202 (32.11%) UNIX
2 164 (26.07%) Linux
3 137 (21.78%) Windows
4 28 (4.45%) Solaris
5 24 (3.82%) Windows XP
6 15 (2.38%) Windows NT
6 15 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.79%) SUSE
7 5 (0.79%) Debian
7 5 (0.79%) Fedora
7 5 (0.79%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.79%) Windows Vista
7 5 (0.79%) CentOS
7 5 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.48%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (19.55%) Low Latency
3 119 (18.92%) Multithreading
4 118 (18.76%) Risk Management
5 88 (13.99%) Algorithmic Trading
6 58 (9.22%) OO
7 49 (7.79%) TDD
8 38 (6.04%) E-Commerce
9 35 (5.56%) Automated Testing
10 34 (5.41%) MVC
10 34 (5.41%) Workflow
11 31 (4.93%) BDD
11 31 (4.93%) ETRM
12 29 (4.61%) Test Automation
13 26 (4.13%) DevOps
13 26 (4.13%) Mentoring
14 23 (3.66%) Business Analysis
14 23 (3.66%) Asset Management
14 23 (3.66%) Project Management
15 22 (3.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 261 (41.49%) SQL
2 201 (31.96%) Java
3 157 (24.96%) C#
4 109 (17.33%) Perl
5 108 (17.17%) Python
6 102 (16.22%) C++
7 38 (6.04%) JavaScript
8 29 (4.61%) PowerShell
9 28 (4.45%) PHP
10 24 (3.82%) Ruby
11 23 (3.66%) T-SQL
12 21 (3.34%) Shell Script
13 19 (3.02%) C
14 18 (2.86%) VC++
15 15 (2.38%) Bash Shell
16 14 (2.23%) VBA
17 11 (1.75%) Groovy
18 9 (1.43%) AWK
18 9 (1.43%) PL/SQL
18 9 (1.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 129 (20.51%) Degree
2 9 (1.43%) Brainbench
3 4 (0.64%) Sun Certification
4 3 (0.48%) PhD
5 1 (0.16%) CCNA
5 1 (0.16%) ISEB
5 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.16%) RHCE
5 1 (0.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.16%) JNCIA
5 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.02%) QA
2 6 (0.95%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.32%) SLA
3 2 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.64%) KVM
2 4 (0.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.16%) NFS
3 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (0.95%) ITRS Geneos
1 6 (0.95%) Puppet
2 5 (0.79%) BMC PATROL
2 5 (0.79%) Ansible
3 4 (0.64%) Nagios
4 3 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.16%) OpenView
6 1 (0.16%) OVSD
6 1 (0.16%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 64 (10.17%) Oracle
2 60 (9.54%) Bloomberg
3 57 (9.06%) Sybase
4 46 (7.31%) Microsoft
5 42 (6.68%) Reuters
6 41 (6.52%) TIBCO
7 38 (6.04%) ION Trading
8 31 (4.93%) 29West
9 28 (4.45%) OpenLink
10 26 (4.13%) Fidessa
11 23 (3.66%) NYFIX
12 20 (3.18%) SunGard
13 16 (2.54%) Red Hat
14 15 (2.38%) Informatica
15 14 (2.23%) Patsystems
16 13 (2.07%) HP
17 11 (1.75%) Tradeweb
18 10 (1.59%) GL TRADE
18 10 (1.59%) VMware
19 7 (1.11%) EccoWare
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Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 21 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + annual bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum Up to £100k + Bonus & Benefits (Dep
Posted: Yesterday
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits!
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City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus
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City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive bonus and benefits
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Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
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London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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London
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Central London / West End
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