The first table below looks at the demand for FIX Protocol skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FIX Protocol over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 496 428 390
Rank change year-on-year
-68 -38
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 154 167 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.38% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.83% 0.96% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 138 141 215
Average salary £63,750 £54,000 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,550 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,250 £85,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18620 17448 21061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 38.65% 39.33% 40.77%
Number of salaries quoted 16000 14954 18727
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
FIX Protocol
England

FIX Protocol
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FIX Protocol across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

FIX Protocol Jobs Demand Trend in London

FIX Protocol
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FIX Protocol across the London region.

FIX Protocol Salary Trend in London

FIX Protocol
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FIX Protocol across the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

FIX Protocol Salary Histogram in London

FIX Protocol
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FIX Protocol within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 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 -59 52 £55,000 +10.00% 21
FIX Protocol
England

FIX Protocol
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing FIX Protocol 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 FIX Protocol.

1 151 (53.36%) UNIX
2 132 (46.64%) SQL
3 117 (41.34%) Java
3 117 (41.34%) Linux
4 115 (40.64%) Finance
5 111 (39.22%) Front Office
6 98 (34.63%) Equities
7 93 (32.86%) Low Latency
8 92 (32.51%) Banking
9 79 (27.92%) Electronic Trading
10 66 (23.32%) C++
11 62 (21.91%) Multithreading
12 57 (20.14%) Algorithmic Trading
12 57 (20.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 54 (19.08%) Windows
14 51 (18.02%) Degree
15 49 (17.31%) Investment Banking
16 48 (16.96%) Software Engineering
17 39 (13.78%) Perl
17 39 (13.78%) Python
18 37 (13.07%) SQL Server
19 36 (12.72%) C#
20 33 (11.66%) Sybase
21 32 (11.31%) Fidessa
21 32 (11.31%) Middleware
22 31 (10.95%) QA
23 29 (10.25%) Agile Software Development
24 28 (9.89%) Fixed Income
24 28 (9.89%) Derivative
24 28 (9.89%) Oracle

FIX Protocol
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing FIX Protocol 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 FIX Protocol. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (2.47%) Mule
2 3 (1.06%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (0.71%) GemFire
3 2 (0.71%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.35%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.35%) Apache
4 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.35%) IIS
4 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (2.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.06%) LatentZero
1 3 (1.06%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.71%) TCP/IP
2 16 (5.65%) Firewall
3 4 (1.41%) LAN
3 4 (1.41%) WAN
4 2 (0.71%) 4G
4 2 (0.71%) DNS
5 1 (0.35%) HTTP
5 1 (0.35%) VPN
5 1 (0.35%) LDAP
5 1 (0.35%) Internet
5 1 (0.35%) SAN
5 1 (0.35%) BGP
5 1 (0.35%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (13.07%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.24%) Relational Database
3 11 (3.89%) KDB
4 10 (3.53%) RDBMS
5 7 (2.47%) Big Data
6 5 (1.77%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.41%) MySQL
8 1 (0.35%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.35%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 10 (3.53%) Git (software)
1 10 (3.53%) Maven
1 10 (3.53%) Subversion
2 9 (3.18%) JUnit
3 8 (2.83%) TeamCity
4 7 (2.47%) ClearCase
4 7 (2.47%) Ant
5 5 (1.77%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (1.41%) LoadRunner
6 4 (1.41%) JIRA
7 3 (1.06%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.71%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.71%) TestNG
9 1 (0.35%) EasyMock
9 1 (0.35%) Selenium
9 1 (0.35%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.35%) Hudson
9 1 (0.35%) JBehave
9 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.35%) Concordion
General
1 115 (40.64%) Finance
2 111 (39.22%) Front Office
3 92 (32.51%) Banking
4 49 (17.31%) Investment Banking
5 18 (6.36%) Marketing
6 13 (4.59%) Financial Institution
7 9 (3.18%) Back Office
8 4 (1.41%) Games
8 4 (1.41%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.06%) Billing
10 2 (0.71%) Private Banking
10 2 (0.71%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 110 (38.87%) Developer
2 71 (25.09%) Analyst
3 48 (16.96%) Applications Support
4 41 (14.49%) Support Analyst
4 41 (14.49%) Java Developer
5 38 (13.43%) C++ Developer
6 26 (9.19%) Senior Developer
7 20 (7.07%) Applications Support Analyst
8 15 (5.30%) Senior C++ Developer
9 11 (3.89%) Senior Java Developer
10 10 (3.53%) Business Analyst
10 10 (3.53%) 2nd Line Support
10 10 (3.53%) 3rd Line Support
11 9 (3.18%) Developer Analyst
11 9 (3.18%) Equity Analyst
11 9 (3.18%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
12 8 (2.83%) FIX Analyst
12 8 (2.83%) C# Developer
12 8 (2.83%) Senior Analyst
13 7 (2.47%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (11.31%) Middleware
2 16 (5.65%) XML
3 15 (5.30%) Rendezvous
4 14 (4.95%) Spring
5 13 (4.59%) JMS
6 12 (4.24%) Web Services
7 8 (2.83%) Hibernate
8 7 (2.47%) WPF
8 7 (2.47%) .NET
8 7 (2.47%) STL
8 7 (2.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 6 (2.12%) J2EE
10 5 (1.77%) J2SE
10 5 (1.77%) ASP.NET
10 5 (1.77%) FpML
11 4 (1.41%) XSLT
11 4 (1.41%) LINQ
12 3 (1.06%) JMX
12 3 (1.06%) QuickFIX
13 2 (0.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 98 (34.63%) Equities
2 57 (20.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 28 (9.89%) Fixed Income
3 28 (9.89%) Derivative
4 25 (8.83%) Computer Science
5 15 (5.30%) Hedge funds
6 11 (3.89%) Open Source
7 9 (3.18%) Equity Derivative
8 7 (2.47%) Mathematics
8 7 (2.47%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.77%) VWAP
10 4 (1.41%) Physics
10 4 (1.41%) DTCC
11 3 (1.06%) SWIFT
12 2 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (0.71%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 2 (0.71%) Replication
12 2 (0.71%) Clustering
13 1 (0.35%) Economics
13 1 (0.35%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 151 (53.36%) UNIX
2 117 (41.34%) Linux
3 54 (19.08%) Windows
4 8 (2.83%) Solaris
5 3 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.06%) VMS
6 2 (0.71%) AIX
7 1 (0.35%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (32.86%) Low Latency
2 79 (27.92%) Electronic Trading
3 62 (21.91%) Multithreading
4 57 (20.14%) Algorithmic Trading
5 48 (16.96%) Software Engineering
6 29 (10.25%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (9.54%) OO
8 24 (8.48%) Analytics
9 21 (7.42%) Risk Management
10 18 (6.36%) Project Management
11 13 (4.59%) Migration
12 12 (4.24%) Business Analysis
13 10 (3.53%) Product Management
13 10 (3.53%) Problem Management
13 10 (3.53%) TDD
14 9 (3.18%) Asset Management
14 9 (3.18%) Incident Management
15 8 (2.83%) Investment Management
16 7 (2.47%) System Testing
16 7 (2.47%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 132 (46.64%) SQL
2 117 (41.34%) Java
3 66 (23.32%) C++
4 39 (13.78%) Perl
4 39 (13.78%) Python
5 36 (12.72%) C#
6 23 (8.13%) Shell Script
7 14 (4.95%) Bash Shell
8 9 (3.18%) C
9 6 (2.12%) VBA
10 5 (1.77%) Ruby
11 4 (1.41%) Scala
11 4 (1.41%) Korn
12 2 (0.71%) VBScript
12 2 (0.71%) VB
12 2 (0.71%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.35%) Groovy
13 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (18.02%) Degree
2 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.35%) ISEB
2 1 (0.35%) IIBA
2 1 (0.35%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (10.95%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) MiFID
2 1 (0.35%) EMIR
2 1 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (1.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.35%) ClearTrust
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (3.89%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 33 (11.66%) Sybase
2 32 (11.31%) Fidessa
3 28 (9.89%) Oracle
4 19 (6.71%) TIBCO
5 13 (4.59%) 29West
6 11 (3.89%) Reuters
6 11 (3.89%) Bloomberg
7 7 (2.47%) ION Trading
7 7 (2.47%) Cisco
7 7 (2.47%) Calypso
8 6 (2.12%) HP
9 4 (1.41%) Charles River
9 4 (1.41%) Microsoft
10 3 (1.06%) thinkFolio
10 3 (1.06%) MarketAxess
10 3 (1.06%) Actimize
10 3 (1.06%) IBM
10 3 (1.06%) SunGard
10 3 (1.06%) Citrix
10 3 (1.06%) Red Hat
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