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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Trading
Rank 349 311 346
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +35
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 327 386 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.75% 0.87% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 1.04% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 252 300 308
Average salary £65,000 £71,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.77% +1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £100,000 £98,250
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
36338 37283 38695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.08% 83.63% 82.11%
Number of salaries quoted 30719 30330 33012
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 £80,000 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -61 69 £70,000 - 9
Electronic Trading
England

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 311 (45.34%) Finance
2 290 (42.27%) SQL
3 235 (34.26%) Front Office
4 225 (32.80%) Java
5 224 (32.65%) UNIX
6 200 (29.15%) FIX Protocol
7 194 (28.28%) Equities
8 181 (26.38%) Linux
9 167 (24.34%) C#
10 166 (24.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 145 (21.14%) Low Latency
12 141 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
12 141 (20.55%) Banking
13 137 (19.97%) Windows
14 131 (19.10%) Degree
15 127 (18.51%) Multithreading
16 126 (18.37%) Fixed Income
17 122 (17.78%) Python
18 120 (17.49%) Derivative
19 119 (17.35%) Risk Management
20 113 (16.47%) C++
21 110 (16.03%) Perl
22 105 (15.31%) Investment Banking
23 101 (14.72%) Algorithmic Trading
24 86 (12.54%) Hedge funds
25 79 (11.52%) OO
26 72 (10.50%) .NET
27 67 (9.77%) Computer Science
28 66 (9.62%) Oracle
29 63 (9.18%) Sybase

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 13 (1.90%) MQSeries
2 9 (1.31%) TIBCO EMS
3 7 (1.02%) MTS
4 6 (0.87%) Apache
5 5 (0.73%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.44%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.44%) JBoss
6 3 (0.44%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.44%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.15%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.15%) CMS
7 1 (0.15%) IIS
7 1 (0.15%) Confluence
7 1 (0.15%) Node.js
7 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.15%) nginx
Applications
1 30 (4.37%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.46%) MS Office
3 6 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 31 (4.52%) Endur
2 23 (3.35%) ION MarketView
3 11 (1.60%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (0.87%) 3000 Xtra
4 6 (0.87%) RMDS
5 4 (0.58%) Summit
5 4 (0.58%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.15%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.15%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 1 (0.15%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.52%) TCP/IP
2 23 (3.35%) Multicast
3 21 (3.06%) Firewall
4 20 (2.92%) WAN
5 16 (2.33%) LAN
6 14 (2.04%) SNMP
7 11 (1.60%) SAN
8 8 (1.17%) Network Security
9 7 (1.02%) Internet
10 6 (0.87%) BGP
10 6 (0.87%) tcpdump
11 5 (0.73%) IPv6
11 5 (0.73%) WAAS
11 5 (0.73%) MPLS
11 5 (0.73%) OSPF
11 5 (0.73%) VoIP
12 4 (0.58%) Wireshark
12 4 (0.58%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (0.44%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (0.44%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (8.31%) SQL Server
2 44 (6.41%) Relational Database
3 24 (3.50%) RDBMS
3 24 (3.50%) KDB
4 14 (2.04%) MySQL
5 7 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (0.87%) MS Access
6 6 (0.87%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.73%) DB2
8 4 (0.58%) Informix
8 4 (0.58%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 4 (0.58%) Oracle9i Database
8 4 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.44%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.44%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 33 (4.81%) Subversion
2 32 (4.66%) SpecFlow
3 17 (2.48%) Maven
4 11 (1.60%) Git (software)
5 9 (1.31%) JIRA
6 6 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (0.73%) Hamcrest
7 5 (0.73%) jMock
7 5 (0.73%) Apache Ivy
8 4 (0.58%) JUnit
9 2 (0.29%) Ant
9 2 (0.29%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.29%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.29%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.29%) GCC
9 2 (0.29%) GDB
10 1 (0.15%) XDE
10 1 (0.15%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
General
1 311 (45.34%) Finance
2 235 (34.26%) Front Office
3 141 (20.55%) Banking
4 105 (15.31%) Investment Banking
5 30 (4.37%) Financial Institution
6 23 (3.35%) Back Office
7 9 (1.31%) Retail
8 7 (1.02%) Private Banking
9 6 (0.87%) Legal
10 4 (0.58%) Law
10 4 (0.58%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.44%) Games
12 2 (0.29%) Advertising
12 2 (0.29%) Marketing
12 2 (0.29%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 297 (43.29%) Developer
2 172 (25.07%) Analyst
3 116 (16.91%) Java Developer
4 110 (16.03%) Support Analyst
5 96 (13.99%) Applications Support
6 81 (11.81%) C# Developer
7 63 (9.18%) Applications Support Analyst
8 51 (7.43%) Senior Developer
9 37 (5.39%) C++ Developer
10 36 (5.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 35 (5.10%) C# .NET Developer
12 32 (4.66%) Business Analyst
13 28 (4.08%) Junior
13 28 (4.08%) Senior C# Developer
14 25 (3.64%) Programmer
15 22 (3.21%) WPF Developer
16 19 (2.77%) Senior Programmer
17 18 (2.62%) .NET Programmer
17 18 (2.62%) Senior .NET Programmer
17 18 (2.62%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (29.15%) FIX Protocol
2 72 (10.50%) .NET
3 48 (7.00%) Middleware
4 37 (5.39%) ASP.NET
4 37 (5.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 29 (4.23%) XML
5 29 (4.23%) Spring
6 27 (3.94%) WPF
7 24 (3.50%) HTML
8 23 (3.35%) Rendezvous
9 19 (2.77%) JMS
9 19 (2.77%) J2EE
10 18 (2.62%) WinForms
11 16 (2.33%) SOAP
11 16 (2.33%) STL
12 13 (1.90%) HTML5
13 11 (1.60%) Hibernate
14 10 (1.46%) Web Services
14 10 (1.46%) EJB
14 10 (1.46%) QuickFIX
Miscellaneous
1 194 (28.28%) Equities
2 166 (24.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 126 (18.37%) Fixed Income
4 120 (17.49%) Derivative
5 86 (12.54%) Hedge funds
6 67 (9.77%) Computer Science
7 44 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (3.35%) Mathematics
9 22 (3.21%) N-Tier
10 21 (3.06%) Algorithms
11 17 (2.48%) Open Source
12 13 (1.90%) Reference Data
12 13 (1.90%) Client/Server
13 11 (1.60%) Credit Derivative
14 10 (1.46%) Equity Derivative
15 9 (1.31%) Grid Computing
16 7 (1.02%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 7 (1.02%) Spread Betting
17 4 (0.58%) Physics
17 4 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 224 (32.65%) UNIX
2 181 (26.38%) Linux
3 137 (19.97%) Windows
4 24 (3.50%) Solaris
5 18 (2.62%) Windows XP
6 16 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.60%) Windows NT
8 7 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.44%) SUSE
10 3 (0.44%) Debian
10 3 (0.44%) Fedora
10 3 (0.44%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.44%) Windows Vista
10 3 (0.44%) CentOS
10 3 (0.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (21.14%) Low Latency
2 141 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (18.51%) Multithreading
4 119 (17.35%) Risk Management
5 101 (14.72%) Algorithmic Trading
6 79 (11.52%) OO
7 55 (8.02%) TDD
8 40 (5.83%) E-Commerce
9 38 (5.54%) MVC
10 37 (5.39%) Automated Testing
11 35 (5.10%) ETRM
12 32 (4.66%) Test Automation
12 32 (4.66%) BDD
12 32 (4.66%) Mentoring
13 27 (3.94%) Analytics
14 26 (3.79%) Project Management
15 25 (3.64%) OOP
15 25 (3.64%) Software Engineering
15 25 (3.64%) Business Analysis
16 23 (3.35%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 290 (42.27%) SQL
2 225 (32.80%) Java
3 167 (24.34%) C#
4 122 (17.78%) Python
5 113 (16.47%) C++
6 110 (16.03%) Perl
7 37 (5.39%) JavaScript
8 32 (4.66%) PowerShell
9 25 (3.64%) Ruby
10 24 (3.50%) Shell Script
11 23 (3.35%) C
12 20 (2.92%) T-SQL
13 18 (2.62%) PHP
13 18 (2.62%) VBA
13 18 (2.62%) VC++
14 16 (2.33%) Bash Shell
15 10 (1.46%) Groovy
16 9 (1.31%) XPath
16 9 (1.31%) AWK
17 7 (1.02%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 131 (19.10%) Degree
2 9 (1.31%) Brainbench
3 4 (0.58%) Sun Certification
4 3 (0.44%) PhD
5 2 (0.29%) CCNP
5 2 (0.29%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.15%) MBA
6 1 (0.15%) PMP
6 1 (0.15%) CCNA
6 1 (0.15%) ISEB
6 1 (0.15%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.35%) QA
2 6 (0.87%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.29%) SLA
3 2 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.58%) KVM
2 4 (0.58%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.15%) NFS
3 1 (0.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (1.31%) ITRS Geneos
2 7 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.73%) Puppet
3 5 (0.73%) Ansible
4 4 (0.58%) Nagios
5 3 (0.44%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.15%) OpenView
6 1 (0.15%) OVSD
6 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 66 (9.62%) Oracle
2 63 (9.18%) Sybase
3 59 (8.60%) Bloomberg
4 52 (7.58%) Microsoft
5 44 (6.41%) Reuters
6 40 (5.83%) ION Trading
7 39 (5.69%) TIBCO
8 34 (4.96%) Fidessa
9 31 (4.52%) OpenLink
9 31 (4.52%) 29West
10 18 (2.62%) SunGard
11 17 (2.48%) Red Hat
11 17 (2.48%) NYFIX
12 16 (2.33%) HP
13 14 (2.04%) Tradeweb
14 12 (1.75%) Patsystems
15 11 (1.60%) Informatica
16 10 (1.46%) VMware
17 9 (1.31%) Cisco
18 8 (1.17%) GL TRADE
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