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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Trading
Rank 300 361 261
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -100
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 401 317 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.91% 0.68% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.81% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 324 283 342
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £92,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-14.44% -
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
37857 39249 37070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.76% 84.57% 84.14%
Number of salaries quoted 31945 32349 30721
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 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 28 August 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 +12 113 £75,000 +15.38% 14
Canary Wharf +1 1 - -
Mayfair - 1 £65,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £105,000 -
Electronic Trading
England

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 300 (46.08%) Finance
2 283 (43.47%) UNIX
3 275 (42.24%) Front Office
4 256 (39.32%) Linux
5 233 (35.79%) SQL
6 225 (34.56%) FIX Protocol
7 182 (27.96%) Equities
8 178 (27.34%) Java
9 155 (23.81%) Fixed Income
10 148 (22.73%) Banking
11 140 (21.51%) Perl
12 132 (20.28%) Windows
13 128 (19.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 120 (18.43%) Python
15 109 (16.74%) Low Latency
16 107 (16.44%) C++
17 106 (16.28%) Degree
18 103 (15.82%) Multithreading
19 99 (15.21%) Investment Banking
20 98 (15.05%) Oracle
21 96 (14.75%) Hedge funds
22 90 (13.82%) Derivative
23 79 (12.14%) Algorithmic Trading
24 77 (11.83%) Relational Database
25 75 (11.52%) TCP/IP
26 70 (10.75%) C#
27 69 (10.60%) Risk Management
28 65 (9.98%) XML
29 64 (9.83%) SQL Server
29 64 (9.83%) Analytical Skills

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (2.15%) Apache
2 11 (1.69%) Tomcat
3 7 (1.08%) WebSphere
4 6 (0.92%) MS Exchange
4 6 (0.92%) IIS
4 6 (0.92%) JBoss
5 5 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (0.46%) MTS
6 3 (0.46%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (0.46%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.31%) MQSeries
Applications
1 35 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.23%) MS Office
3 6 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.46%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (2.30%) ION MarketView
2 13 (2.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 11 (1.69%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (0.77%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 1 (0.15%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.15%) Summit
5 1 (0.15%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (11.52%) TCP/IP
2 47 (7.22%) WAN
3 45 (6.91%) LAN
4 31 (4.76%) Firewall
5 25 (3.84%) iSCSI
6 21 (3.23%) Multicast
7 14 (2.15%) NetScaler
8 13 (2.00%) Junos
9 12 (1.84%) SAN
10 10 (1.54%) Internet
11 7 (1.08%) VPN
11 7 (1.08%) Ethernet
12 6 (0.92%) OSPF
12 6 (0.92%) BGP
13 4 (0.61%) MPLS
13 4 (0.61%) VoIP
14 3 (0.46%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (0.46%) SNMP
15 2 (0.31%) VRRP
15 2 (0.31%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (11.83%) Relational Database
2 64 (9.83%) SQL Server
3 50 (7.68%) RDBMS
4 19 (2.92%) MySQL
5 12 (1.84%) KDB
6 11 (1.69%) Oracle Database
6 11 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 11 (1.69%) DB2
6 11 (1.69%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 11 (1.69%) Oracle9i Database
7 6 (0.92%) OLAP
8 5 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.61%) Informix
9 4 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.31%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (4.15%) Subversion
2 17 (2.61%) JIRA
3 10 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.08%) GCC
5 6 (0.92%) GDB
6 4 (0.61%) TeamCity
6 4 (0.61%) NUnit
7 3 (0.46%) CruiseControl
7 3 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.31%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.15%) Maven
9 1 (0.15%) JUnit
General
1 300 (46.08%) Finance
2 275 (42.24%) Front Office
3 148 (22.73%) Banking
4 99 (15.21%) Investment Banking
5 42 (6.45%) Back Office
6 25 (3.84%) Financial Institution
7 12 (1.84%) Private Banking
8 4 (0.61%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.15%) Retail
10 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 215 (33.03%) Developer
2 150 (23.04%) Analyst
3 123 (18.89%) Applications Support
4 94 (14.44%) Support Analyst
4 94 (14.44%) Java Developer
5 56 (8.60%) C++ Developer
6 40 (6.14%) Applications Support Analyst
7 33 (5.07%) Support Engineer
8 32 (4.92%) C# Developer
9 30 (4.61%) Business Analyst
10 25 (3.84%) Consultant
10 25 (3.84%) Platform Engineer
11 22 (3.38%) Production Support Analyst
12 21 (3.23%) Technology Consultant
12 21 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
13 20 (3.07%) Systems Support
14 19 (2.92%) Senior Developer
14 19 (2.92%) C# .NET Developer
15 18 (2.76%) Project Manager
16 17 (2.61%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (34.56%) FIX Protocol
2 65 (9.98%) XML
3 54 (8.29%) Middleware
4 39 (5.99%) .NET
5 37 (5.68%) SOAP
6 29 (4.45%) Rendezvous
7 27 (4.15%) Web Services
8 21 (3.23%) XML Schema
8 21 (3.23%) XSL
9 19 (2.92%) WCF
10 16 (2.46%) Ultra Messaging
10 16 (2.46%) HTML
11 15 (2.30%) J2EE
12 14 (2.15%) STL
13 12 (1.84%) HTML5
14 11 (1.69%) WPF
14 11 (1.69%) Apache Flex
14 11 (1.69%) CORBA
14 11 (1.69%) J2SE
14 11 (1.69%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 182 (27.96%) Equities
2 155 (23.81%) Fixed Income
3 128 (19.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 96 (14.75%) Hedge funds
5 90 (13.82%) Derivative
6 64 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
7 63 (9.68%) Computer Science
8 34 (5.22%) Algorithms
9 21 (3.23%) Mathematics
10 19 (2.92%) Data Centre
11 17 (2.61%) Client/Server
12 13 (2.00%) Data Structures
12 13 (2.00%) Management Information System
13 12 (1.84%) N-Tier
14 10 (1.54%) Physics
14 10 (1.54%) Grid Computing
15 9 (1.38%) User Experience
16 7 (1.08%) Equity Derivative
17 6 (0.92%) Credit Derivative
18 5 (0.77%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 283 (43.47%) UNIX
2 256 (39.32%) Linux
3 132 (20.28%) Windows
4 36 (5.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (1.54%) Windows 7
7 7 (1.08%) Solaris
8 5 (0.77%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.46%) CentOS
9 3 (0.46%) SUSE
9 3 (0.46%) Debian
9 3 (0.46%) Fedora
9 3 (0.46%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (16.74%) Low Latency
2 103 (15.82%) Multithreading
3 79 (12.14%) Algorithmic Trading
4 69 (10.60%) Risk Management
5 60 (9.22%) Mentoring
6 56 (8.60%) Asset Management
7 53 (8.14%) Software Engineering
8 50 (7.68%) Market Making
9 48 (7.37%) SDLC
10 47 (7.22%) Agile Software Development
10 47 (7.22%) Project Management
11 41 (6.30%) OO
12 39 (5.99%) Change Control
13 34 (5.22%) OOP
14 33 (5.07%) ITIL
15 27 (4.15%) Business Continuity
16 23 (3.53%) Change Management
16 23 (3.53%) Unit Testing
17 22 (3.38%) Business Analysis
18 21 (3.23%) UML
Programming Languages
1 233 (35.79%) SQL
2 178 (27.34%) Java
3 140 (21.51%) Perl
4 120 (18.43%) Python
5 107 (16.44%) C++
6 70 (10.75%) C#
7 49 (7.53%) Bash Shell
8 39 (5.99%) C
9 33 (5.07%) JavaScript
10 27 (4.15%) VBA
11 26 (3.99%) Shell Script
12 22 (3.38%) T-SQL
13 21 (3.23%) XPath
13 21 (3.23%) PowerShell
14 10 (1.54%) VB.NET
15 9 (1.38%) Tcl
16 8 (1.23%) Korn
17 7 (1.08%) Bourne shell
18 5 (0.77%) sed
18 5 (0.77%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 106 (16.28%) Degree
2 21 (3.23%) Brainbench
3 14 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (1.84%) RHCE
4 12 (1.84%) CCNA
4 12 (1.84%) JNCIA
5 11 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (1.69%) Sun Certification
6 6 (0.92%) ISEB
7 5 (0.77%) CISSP
7 5 (0.77%) CEH
7 5 (0.77%) SSCP
8 3 (0.46%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.31%) CISA
9 2 (0.31%) PMP
9 2 (0.31%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.31%) ACCA
9 2 (0.31%) CCSP
9 2 (0.31%) CCNP
10 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (7.37%) QA
2 4 (0.61%) SLA
3 3 (0.46%) MiFID
4 2 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (3.84%) VMware ESXi
2 16 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.92%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.46%) KVM
5 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 34 (5.22%) Puppet
2 32 (4.92%) ITRS Geneos
3 30 (4.61%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (3.99%) CFEngine
5 14 (2.15%) SolarWinds Orion
6 7 (1.08%) Nagios
7 4 (0.61%) Icinga
8 3 (0.46%) Ansible
9 2 (0.31%) CiscoWorks
9 2 (0.31%) Netcool
Vendors
1 98 (15.05%) Oracle
2 40 (6.14%) Sybase
3 39 (5.99%) Red Hat
4 33 (5.07%) TIBCO
5 31 (4.76%) VMware
6 30 (4.61%) Microsoft
7 26 (3.99%) HP
7 26 (3.99%) Bloomberg
8 23 (3.53%) ION Trading
8 23 (3.53%) Fidessa
8 23 (3.53%) Splunk
9 21 (3.23%) Juniper
10 18 (2.76%) Citrix
10 18 (2.76%) Sophis
10 18 (2.76%) Reuters
11 16 (2.46%) SolarWinds
12 14 (2.15%) NetApp
13 13 (2.00%) Patsystems
14 12 (1.84%) Sun
14 12 (1.84%) Cisco
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £100,000 to £110,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000.00 - £750000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + BONUS & BENIFITS OTE £100,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Goldman Sachs
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 15-20% Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago