The table below looks at the statistics 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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 306 273 338
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +65
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 401 482 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.88% 1.04% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.42% 2.56% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 343 397 303
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-27.77% -5.26%
FIX Protocol
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16582 18828 19651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.30% 40.81% 40.97%
Number of salaries quoted 14294 16029 17385
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 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 November 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 November 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 -38 108 £60,000 -14.28% 29
Canary Wharf +31 1 £47,500 -48.64%
FIX Protocol
England

FIX Protocol
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 424 (54.71%) Finance
2 390 (50.32%) UNIX
3 389 (50.19%) SQL
4 309 (39.87%) Java
5 290 (37.42%) Linux
6 260 (33.55%) Front Office
7 245 (31.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 202 (26.06%) Electronic Trading
8 202 (26.06%) Low Latency
9 201 (25.94%) Banking
10 195 (25.16%) Multithreading
11 187 (24.13%) Equities
12 181 (23.35%) Windows
13 166 (21.42%) Degree
14 137 (17.68%) Agile Software Development
15 136 (17.55%) C++
16 118 (15.23%) Investment Banking
17 115 (14.84%) Derivative
18 107 (13.81%) Algorithmic Trading
19 105 (13.55%) Fixed Income
20 101 (13.03%) Oracle
20 101 (13.03%) XML
21 94 (12.13%) Perl
22 93 (12.00%) C#
23 88 (11.35%) JavaScript
24 82 (10.58%) SQL Server
24 82 (10.58%) TIBCO
25 78 (10.06%) Sybase
26 76 (9.81%) OO
27 74 (9.55%) Middleware

FIX Protocol
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 19 (2.45%) TIBCO EMS
2 11 (1.42%) MQSeries
3 6 (0.77%) Oracle Coherence
4 5 (0.65%) AquaLogic
4 5 (0.65%) AquaLogic Service Bus
4 5 (0.65%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (0.52%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.52%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.39%) IIS
6 3 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.39%) Confluence
7 2 (0.26%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.13%) CMS
Applications
1 22 (2.84%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.03%) MS Office
3 3 (0.39%) MS Project
4 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (1.68%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 10 (1.29%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (0.90%) ION MarketView
4 4 (0.52%) Markit EDM
5 3 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.26%) RMDS
7 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.74%) Firewall
2 21 (2.71%) LAN
2 21 (2.71%) WAN
3 20 (2.58%) Multicast
4 15 (1.94%) FTP
5 14 (1.81%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.29%) SAN
7 9 (1.16%) Internet
8 8 (1.03%) VPN
9 7 (0.90%) LDAP
10 3 (0.39%) Wireshark
10 3 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (0.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 2 (0.26%) BIG-IP
11 2 (0.26%) DNS
12 1 (0.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (10.58%) SQL Server
2 74 (9.55%) Relational Database
3 40 (5.16%) MySQL
4 32 (4.13%) KDB
5 26 (3.35%) RDBMS
6 12 (1.55%) Oracle Database
7 11 (1.42%) Big Data
8 10 (1.29%) NoSQL
9 7 (0.90%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.39%) Informix
11 3 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 43 (5.55%) Visual Studio
2 29 (3.74%) GCC
3 20 (2.58%) Maven
4 19 (2.45%) Subversion
5 14 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (1.68%) CppUnit
6 13 (1.68%) JIRA
6 13 (1.68%) FitNesse
6 13 (1.68%) NUnit
6 13 (1.68%) SpecFlow
6 13 (1.68%) GoogleTest
6 13 (1.68%) Cucumber
7 11 (1.42%) Ant
7 11 (1.42%) JUnit
8 9 (1.16%) Eclipse
8 9 (1.16%) Git (software)
9 8 (1.03%) Mercurial
10 6 (0.77%) QuickTest Pro
11 5 (0.65%) jMock
11 5 (0.65%) Hamcrest
General
1 424 (54.71%) Finance
2 260 (33.55%) Front Office
3 201 (25.94%) Banking
4 118 (15.23%) Investment Banking
5 51 (6.58%) Back Office
6 36 (4.65%) Financial Institution
7 13 (1.68%) Retail
8 8 (1.03%) Legal
9 7 (0.90%) Private Banking
10 5 (0.65%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.52%) Law
11 4 (0.52%) Marketing
11 4 (0.52%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.52%) Games
12 2 (0.26%) Advertising
13 1 (0.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 271 (34.97%) Developer
2 207 (26.71%) Analyst
3 163 (21.03%) Support Analyst
3 163 (21.03%) Applications Support
4 150 (19.35%) Java Developer
5 84 (10.84%) Applications Support Analyst
6 51 (6.58%) C++ Developer
7 50 (6.45%) Senior Developer
8 36 (4.65%) FX Support Analyst
9 31 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
10 26 (3.35%) FIX Analyst
11 24 (3.10%) Senior Analyst
12 19 (2.45%) C# Developer
12 19 (2.45%) Project Manager
13 17 (2.19%) Technical Analyst
14 16 (2.06%) 3rd Line Support
14 16 (2.06%) Architect
15 15 (1.94%) Consultant
15 15 (1.94%) Production Support Analyst
16 14 (1.81%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (13.03%) XML
2 74 (9.55%) Middleware
3 57 (7.35%) HTML
4 55 (7.10%) JMS
5 53 (6.84%) Spring
6 42 (5.42%) .NET
6 42 (5.42%) STL
7 37 (4.77%) Rendezvous
8 31 (4.00%) MFC
8 31 (4.00%) HTML5
9 30 (3.87%) FpML
10 25 (3.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 22 (2.84%) J2EE
12 18 (2.32%) SOAP
13 16 (2.06%) J2SE
14 13 (1.68%) XSLT
14 13 (1.68%) WPF
14 13 (1.68%) QuickFIX
15 12 (1.55%) Swing
15 12 (1.55%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 245 (31.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 187 (24.13%) Equities
3 115 (14.84%) Derivative
4 105 (13.55%) Fixed Income
5 68 (8.77%) Computer Science
6 62 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
7 48 (6.19%) Hedge funds
8 46 (5.94%) SWIFT
9 36 (4.65%) Algorithms
10 34 (4.39%) Equity Derivative
11 24 (3.10%) Mathematics
12 22 (2.84%) Data Structures
13 19 (2.45%) Client/Server
14 13 (1.68%) Open Source
14 13 (1.68%) Inversion of Control
15 8 (1.03%) Management Information System
15 8 (1.03%) Clustering
15 8 (1.03%) Credit Derivative
16 7 (0.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 7 (0.90%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 390 (50.32%) UNIX
2 290 (37.42%) Linux
3 181 (23.35%) Windows
4 35 (4.52%) Solaris
5 29 (3.74%) Windows XP
6 14 (1.81%) Windows NT
7 10 (1.29%) Windows Vista
8 7 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.65%) CentOS
9 5 (0.65%) SUSE
9 5 (0.65%) Debian
9 5 (0.65%) Fedora
9 5 (0.65%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (26.06%) Electronic Trading
1 202 (26.06%) Low Latency
2 195 (25.16%) Multithreading
3 137 (17.68%) Agile Software Development
4 107 (13.81%) Algorithmic Trading
5 76 (9.81%) OO
6 61 (7.87%) Scrum
7 58 (7.48%) TDD
8 55 (7.10%) Software Engineering
9 48 (6.19%) Project Management
10 38 (4.90%) E-Commerce
10 38 (4.90%) Pair Programming
10 38 (4.90%) Mentoring
11 36 (4.65%) Asset Management
12 31 (4.00%) Kanban
13 30 (3.87%) Incident Management
13 30 (3.87%) Risk Management
14 21 (2.71%) BDD
14 21 (2.71%) Analytics
15 19 (2.45%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 389 (50.19%) SQL
2 309 (39.87%) Java
3 136 (17.55%) C++
4 94 (12.13%) Perl
5 93 (12.00%) C#
6 88 (11.35%) JavaScript
7 65 (8.39%) Python
8 52 (6.71%) Shell Script
9 35 (4.52%) Bash Shell
10 25 (3.23%) T-SQL
11 23 (2.97%) C
12 15 (1.94%) Scala
13 12 (1.55%) PL/SQL
14 10 (1.29%) VBA
15 9 (1.16%) Groovy
15 9 (1.16%) Ruby
16 8 (1.03%) Korn
17 5 (0.65%) AWK
17 5 (0.65%) VBScript
18 4 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 166 (21.42%) Degree
2 8 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.39%) ISEB
3 3 (0.39%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.26%) PMP
4 2 (0.26%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.13%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (8.26%) QA
2 6 (0.77%) EMIR
2 6 (0.77%) SLA
3 5 (0.65%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.13%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.13%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (0.90%) ClearTrust
2 4 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (2.19%) ITRS Geneos
2 6 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.52%) Nagios
4 3 (0.39%) ZABBIX
4 3 (0.39%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (0.39%) Puppet
5 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.13%) Control-M
Vendors
1 101 (13.03%) Oracle
2 82 (10.58%) TIBCO
3 78 (10.06%) Sybase
4 71 (9.16%) Fidessa
5 64 (8.26%) 29West
6 53 (6.84%) Bloomberg
7 52 (6.71%) Microsoft
8 32 (4.13%) SunGard
9 29 (3.74%) NYFIX
10 20 (2.58%) Informatica
11 18 (2.32%) Reuters
12 15 (1.94%) ION Trading
12 15 (1.94%) MarketAxess
12 15 (1.94%) IBM
13 14 (1.81%) Patsystems
14 10 (1.29%) HP
15 9 (1.16%) GL TRADE
15 9 (1.16%) Charles River
16 8 (1.03%) DevExpress
17 7 (0.90%) Red Hat
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BONUS,LIFE INSURANCE,PENSION
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum Salary is approx 50k-80k base + bonu
Posted: Yesterday
London
Macquarie
Posted: Yesterday
London
Fidessa
Salary: Excellent packages depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + 20%-25% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent bonus and benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Fidessa
Salary: Competitive salary + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago