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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Trading
Rank 335 251 261
Rank change year-on-year
-84 +10
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 337 499 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.72% 1.12% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.35% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 301 350 489
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 £90,000 £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
38898 36852 41044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.35% 82.68% 81.09%
Number of salaries quoted 32031 30542 35340
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -11 132 £65,000 -18.75% 22
Canary Wharf - 2 £75,000 -
Electronic Trading
England

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (44.74%) Finance
2 320 (44.32%) Front Office
3 285 (39.47%) Java
4 274 (37.95%) UNIX
5 241 (33.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 227 (31.44%) SQL
7 225 (31.16%) Low Latency
8 221 (30.61%) Linux
9 196 (27.15%) Equities
10 178 (24.65%) Banking
11 170 (23.55%) Algorithmic Trading
12 163 (22.58%) Multithreading
13 161 (22.30%) Fixed Income
14 155 (21.47%) C++
15 133 (18.42%) Python
16 131 (18.14%) Investment Banking
17 129 (17.87%) C#
18 128 (17.73%) Derivative
19 120 (16.62%) Degree
20 112 (15.51%) Perl
21 108 (14.96%) OO
22 91 (12.60%) Windows
23 86 (11.91%) FIX Protocol
24 80 (11.08%) Agile Software Development
25 75 (10.39%) Computer Science
26 69 (9.56%) Oracle
27 65 (9.00%) Sybase
27 65 (9.00%) Risk Management
28 60 (8.31%) Mathematics
28 60 (8.31%) KDB

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (1.66%) Apache
1 12 (1.66%) Tomcat
2 5 (0.69%) MQSeries
3 4 (0.55%) TIBCO EMS
3 4 (0.55%) Apache Solr
4 3 (0.42%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.42%) IIS
4 3 (0.42%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.14%) GemFire
Applications
1 12 (1.66%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.42%) MS Office
3 1 (0.14%) MS Project
3 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.14%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 16 (2.22%) Endur
2 8 (1.11%) RMDS
3 6 (0.83%) ION MarketView
4 4 (0.55%) Summit
5 2 (0.28%) LatentZero
5 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.14%) Kondor+
6 1 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.14%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
6 1 (0.14%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.16%) TCP/IP
1 30 (4.16%) Firewall
2 19 (2.63%) HTTP
2 19 (2.63%) Multicast
3 11 (1.52%) WAN
3 11 (1.52%) BGP
4 8 (1.11%) OSPF
5 7 (0.97%) WAAS
5 7 (0.97%) MPLS
5 7 (0.97%) IPv6
5 7 (0.97%) VoIP
6 5 (0.69%) SNMP
7 3 (0.42%) SAN
7 3 (0.42%) VPLS
7 3 (0.42%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (0.28%) EIGRP
8 2 (0.28%) NAS
8 2 (0.28%) AMQP
8 2 (0.28%) InfiniBand
9 1 (0.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (8.31%) KDB
2 34 (4.71%) SQL Server
3 23 (3.19%) Relational Database
4 15 (2.08%) Big Data
5 13 (1.80%) RDBMS
6 8 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (0.55%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.28%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.28%) MS Access
9 2 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.14%) QlikView
10 1 (0.14%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.14%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.14%) MySQL
10 1 (0.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (3.88%) JUnit
2 24 (3.32%) Subversion
3 17 (2.35%) Maven
3 17 (2.35%) jMock
3 17 (2.35%) SpecFlow
4 7 (0.97%) JIRA
5 6 (0.83%) Git (software)
6 5 (0.69%) Ant
6 5 (0.69%) TeamCity
6 5 (0.69%) Eclipse
6 5 (0.69%) Apache Ivy
6 5 (0.69%) Hamcrest
7 4 (0.55%) GCC
7 4 (0.55%) GDB
7 4 (0.55%) Mockito
8 3 (0.42%) IntelliJ
8 3 (0.42%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (0.42%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.42%) Log4j
9 1 (0.14%) NUnit
General
1 323 (44.74%) Finance
2 320 (44.32%) Front Office
3 178 (24.65%) Banking
4 131 (18.14%) Investment Banking
5 22 (3.05%) Back Office
6 20 (2.77%) Financial Institution
7 5 (0.69%) Games
7 5 (0.69%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.55%) Marketing
9 3 (0.42%) Retail
10 2 (0.28%) Legal
11 1 (0.14%) Advertising
11 1 (0.14%) Publishing
11 1 (0.14%) French Language
11 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 396 (54.85%) Developer
2 190 (26.32%) Java Developer
3 133 (18.42%) Analyst
4 104 (14.40%) Applications Support
5 88 (12.19%) Support Analyst
6 87 (12.05%) Senior Developer
7 83 (11.50%) C++ Developer
8 75 (10.39%) C# Developer
9 54 (7.48%) Applications Support Analyst
10 47 (6.51%) Senior Java Developer
11 24 (3.32%) Business Analyst
12 23 (3.19%) Team Leader
12 23 (3.19%) WPF Developer
13 19 (2.63%) Senior C++ Developer
13 19 (2.63%) Senior C# Developer
14 16 (2.22%) C++ Team Leader
14 16 (2.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 16 (2.22%) Project Manager
15 13 (1.80%) Lead Developer
16 12 (1.66%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (11.91%) FIX Protocol
2 48 (6.65%) .NET
2 48 (6.65%) Middleware
3 47 (6.51%) Spring
4 42 (5.82%) WPF
5 35 (4.85%) STL
6 34 (4.71%) Rendezvous
7 26 (3.60%) XML
8 23 (3.19%) EJB
9 20 (2.77%) ASP.NET
10 18 (2.49%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 18 (2.49%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (2.35%) Hibernate
12 15 (2.08%) HTML
12 15 (2.08%) JMS
13 14 (1.94%) HTML5
14 10 (1.39%) XML Messaging
14 10 (1.39%) J2EE
15 9 (1.25%) WCF
16 8 (1.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 241 (33.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 196 (27.15%) Equities
3 161 (22.30%) Fixed Income
4 128 (17.73%) Derivative
5 75 (10.39%) Computer Science
6 60 (8.31%) Mathematics
7 49 (6.79%) Hedge funds
8 37 (5.12%) Equity Derivative
9 32 (4.43%) Open Source
10 30 (4.16%) Client/Server
11 26 (3.60%) N-Tier
12 19 (2.63%) Credit Derivative
13 17 (2.35%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 17 (2.35%) Spread Betting
14 8 (1.11%) Physics
15 7 (0.97%) Management Information System
16 6 (0.83%) DTCC
16 6 (0.83%) VWAP
16 6 (0.83%) Reference Data
16 6 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 274 (37.95%) UNIX
2 221 (30.61%) Linux
3 91 (12.60%) Windows
4 29 (4.02%) Solaris
5 18 (2.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.42%) VMS
8 2 (0.28%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.14%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (31.16%) Low Latency
2 170 (23.55%) Algorithmic Trading
3 163 (22.58%) Multithreading
4 108 (14.96%) OO
5 80 (11.08%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (9.00%) Risk Management
7 51 (7.06%) TDD
8 46 (6.37%) Software Engineering
9 39 (5.40%) E-Commerce
10 38 (5.26%) Project Management
11 30 (4.16%) Scrum
12 28 (3.88%) Analytics
13 26 (3.60%) OOP
14 22 (3.05%) ETRM
15 20 (2.77%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (2.77%) OOD
16 19 (2.63%) MVC
17 18 (2.49%) Business Analysis
17 18 (2.49%) Unit Testing
18 17 (2.35%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 285 (39.47%) Java
2 227 (31.44%) SQL
3 155 (21.47%) C++
4 133 (18.42%) Python
5 129 (17.87%) C#
6 112 (15.51%) Perl
7 50 (6.93%) C
8 29 (4.02%) Shell Script
9 28 (3.88%) Bash Shell
10 20 (2.77%) JavaScript
11 17 (2.35%) VBA
12 16 (2.22%) PowerShell
13 14 (1.94%) Ruby
14 12 (1.66%) Korn
15 10 (1.39%) VC++
16 4 (0.55%) Scala
17 3 (0.42%) Groovy
17 3 (0.42%) VB
17 3 (0.42%) PL/SQL
18 2 (0.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 120 (16.62%) Degree
2 17 (2.35%) PhD
3 5 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (0.55%) CCNP
5 3 (0.42%) CCIE
5 3 (0.42%) CCNA
5 3 (0.42%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.28%) PMP
7 1 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.14%) CISM
7 1 (0.14%) CWNA
7 1 (0.14%) CWSP
7 1 (0.14%) MBA
7 1 (0.14%) CCVP
7 1 (0.14%) CCDA
7 1 (0.14%) CCDP
7 1 (0.14%) ISEB
7 1 (0.14%) CISSP
7 1 (0.14%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.74%) QA
2 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.14%) EMIR
3 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (1.52%) ITRS Geneos
2 8 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 69 (9.56%) Oracle
2 65 (9.00%) Sybase
3 43 (5.96%) TIBCO
4 37 (5.12%) 29West
5 29 (4.02%) Fidessa
5 29 (4.02%) Bloomberg
6 25 (3.46%) Red Hat
7 22 (3.05%) ION Trading
8 21 (2.91%) Reuters
9 19 (2.63%) Microsoft
10 16 (2.22%) OpenLink
11 10 (1.39%) Google
11 10 (1.39%) Tradeweb
12 9 (1.25%) MarketAxess
13 6 (0.83%) VMware
13 6 (0.83%) HP
14 5 (0.69%) Cisco
14 5 (0.69%) SunGard
15 4 (0.55%) Sun
15 4 (0.55%) Murex
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + 20%-25% bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 70,000 with a bonus scheme up to 25%
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 30-45k base + bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago