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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 262 323 230
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -93
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 469 429 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.09% 0.87% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.92% 2.19% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 436 359 453
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £92,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-23.52% -1.16%
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
16083 19595 17810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.55% 39.88% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 13753 16781 15395
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £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 £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 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 -8 127 £60,000 +4.34% 24
Docklands, London +5 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
FIX Protocol
England

FIX Protocol
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 525 (63.25%) Finance
2 407 (49.04%) SQL
3 365 (43.98%) Java
4 324 (39.04%) UNIX
5 294 (35.42%) Linux
6 241 (29.04%) Front Office
7 207 (24.94%) Agile Software Development
8 199 (23.98%) Equities
9 194 (23.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 189 (22.77%) Windows
11 185 (22.29%) Multithreading
12 184 (22.17%) Degree
13 153 (18.43%) Low Latency
14 139 (16.75%) Electronic Trading
15 132 (15.90%) Fixed Income
15 132 (15.90%) SQL Server
16 130 (15.66%) Python
17 126 (15.18%) Perl
18 125 (15.06%) Banking
19 121 (14.58%) Oracle
20 118 (14.22%) Derivative
21 110 (13.25%) XML
22 102 (12.29%) Hedge funds
23 99 (11.93%) Relational Database
24 93 (11.20%) C++
25 92 (11.08%) OO
25 92 (11.08%) QA
25 92 (11.08%) Analytical Skills
26 90 (10.84%) HTML
27 88 (10.60%) TDD

FIX Protocol
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 12 (1.45%) Tomcat
1 12 (1.45%) MQSeries
2 11 (1.33%) WebSphere
3 8 (0.96%) Confluence
4 6 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (0.60%) Apache
6 4 (0.48%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.36%) IIS
7 3 (0.36%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.36%) Tornado
8 2 (0.24%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.24%) Jetty
8 2 (0.24%) SAS
8 2 (0.24%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.24%) JBoss
9 1 (0.12%) MTS
Applications
1 28 (3.37%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.05%) MS Office
3 4 (0.48%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (2.53%) thinkFolio
2 14 (1.69%) MetaTrader
3 8 (0.96%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (0.84%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 4 (0.48%) Markit EDM
6 3 (0.36%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
7 2 (0.24%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.12%) Front Arena
8 1 (0.12%) RMDS
8 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.12%) SimCorp Dimension
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (4.46%) WAN
2 33 (3.98%) LAN
3 16 (1.93%) TCP/IP
4 14 (1.69%) Firewall
5 10 (1.20%) Broadband
6 8 (0.96%) Multicast
6 8 (0.96%) NetScaler
6 8 (0.96%) iSCSI
6 8 (0.96%) SAN
7 7 (0.84%) Junos
8 6 (0.72%) Internet
8 6 (0.72%) VPN
8 6 (0.72%) FTP
9 4 (0.48%) DNS
10 3 (0.36%) Wireshark
10 3 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.24%) DSL
12 1 (0.12%) Telnet
12 1 (0.12%) Intranet
12 1 (0.12%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (15.90%) SQL Server
2 99 (11.93%) Relational Database
3 56 (6.75%) RDBMS
4 28 (3.37%) MySQL
5 23 (2.77%) NoSQL
6 11 (1.33%) Oracle Database
7 8 (0.96%) KDB
7 8 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (0.72%) MongoDB
8 6 (0.72%) Informix
9 5 (0.60%) Big Data
10 3 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.36%) DB2
10 3 (0.36%) NewSQL
11 2 (0.24%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (4.22%) Visual Studio
2 31 (3.73%) JIRA
3 29 (3.49%) Jenkins
4 26 (3.13%) GCC
4 26 (3.13%) JUnit
5 23 (2.77%) GoogleTest
6 22 (2.65%) SpecFlow
7 17 (2.05%) Maven
8 16 (1.93%) Eclipse
9 15 (1.81%) Git (software)
10 10 (1.20%) JBehave
11 8 (0.96%) Cucumber
12 7 (0.84%) NUnit
12 7 (0.84%) Selenium
12 7 (0.84%) FitNesse
12 7 (0.84%) CppUnit
13 6 (0.72%) Mercurial
13 6 (0.72%) Subversion
13 6 (0.72%) Ant
14 5 (0.60%) JMeter
General
1 525 (63.25%) Finance
2 241 (29.04%) Front Office
3 125 (15.06%) Banking
4 62 (7.47%) Investment Banking
5 51 (6.14%) Financial Institution
6 47 (5.66%) Back Office
7 14 (1.69%) Retail
8 12 (1.45%) Legal
9 6 (0.72%) Games
10 5 (0.60%) Mandarin Language
11 4 (0.48%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.24%) Marketing
12 2 (0.24%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.12%) Electronics
13 1 (0.12%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.12%) Advertising
13 1 (0.12%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.12%) French Language
13 1 (0.12%) German Language
13 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 322 (38.80%) Developer
2 241 (29.04%) Analyst
3 172 (20.72%) Java Developer
4 160 (19.28%) Applications Support
5 154 (18.55%) Support Analyst
6 64 (7.71%) Senior Developer
7 61 (7.35%) Applications Support Analyst
8 47 (5.66%) C++ Developer
9 45 (5.42%) Business Analyst
10 28 (3.37%) Senior Java Developer
11 27 (3.25%) Team Leader
11 27 (3.25%) Core Java Developer
12 21 (2.53%) Support Engineer
13 19 (2.29%) Support Specialist
13 19 (2.29%) FIX Analyst
14 18 (2.17%) Architect
15 17 (2.05%) SQL Developer
16 16 (1.93%) Support Manager
16 16 (1.93%) Software Developer
16 16 (1.93%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (13.25%) XML
2 90 (10.84%) HTML
3 87 (10.48%) Spring
4 59 (7.11%) .NET
5 47 (5.66%) HTML5
6 41 (4.94%) JMS
7 40 (4.82%) Middleware
8 33 (3.98%) Ultra Messaging
9 32 (3.86%) Web Services
10 27 (3.25%) STL
10 27 (3.25%) Swing
11 26 (3.13%) MFC
12 23 (2.77%) SOAP
13 22 (2.65%) FpML
14 19 (2.29%) Rendezvous
14 19 (2.29%) TIBCO EMS
14 19 (2.29%) QuickFIX
15 18 (2.17%) Hibernate
16 15 (1.81%) J2SE
16 15 (1.81%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 199 (23.98%) Equities
2 194 (23.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 132 (15.90%) Fixed Income
4 118 (14.22%) Derivative
5 102 (12.29%) Hedge funds
6 92 (11.08%) Analytical Skills
7 73 (8.80%) Computer Science
8 59 (7.11%) SWIFT
9 32 (3.86%) Mathematics
10 21 (2.53%) Data Structures
11 20 (2.41%) Equity Derivative
12 18 (2.17%) Eurex
13 16 (1.93%) N-Tier
13 16 (1.93%) Algorithms
14 12 (1.45%) Credit Derivative
15 11 (1.33%) Management Information System
15 11 (1.33%) Statistics
16 7 (0.84%) Clustering
16 7 (0.84%) Replication
16 7 (0.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 324 (39.04%) UNIX
2 294 (35.42%) Linux
3 189 (22.77%) Windows
4 26 (3.13%) Solaris
5 25 (3.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (2.05%) CentOS
7 16 (1.93%) Ubuntu
7 16 (1.93%) SUSE
7 16 (1.93%) Debian
8 15 (1.81%) Fedora
9 13 (1.57%) Windows XP
10 10 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (0.96%) Windows NT
12 5 (0.60%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.24%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.24%) Android
14 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (24.94%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (22.29%) Multithreading
3 153 (18.43%) Low Latency
4 139 (16.75%) Electronic Trading
5 92 (11.08%) OO
6 88 (10.60%) TDD
7 83 (10.00%) Algorithmic Trading
8 73 (8.80%) Scrum
9 66 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
10 56 (6.75%) Investment Management
11 51 (6.14%) Concurrent Programming
12 50 (6.02%) Software Engineering
13 41 (4.94%) BDD
13 41 (4.94%) Asset Management
13 41 (4.94%) Market Making
14 40 (4.82%) Unit Testing
14 40 (4.82%) Kanban
14 40 (4.82%) Project Management
15 33 (3.98%) Business Analysis
16 32 (3.86%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 407 (49.04%) SQL
2 365 (43.98%) Java
3 130 (15.66%) Python
4 126 (15.18%) Perl
5 93 (11.20%) C++
6 86 (10.36%) C#
7 83 (10.00%) JavaScript
8 69 (8.31%) Bash Shell
9 45 (5.42%) Shell Script
10 42 (5.06%) T-SQL
11 40 (4.82%) VBA
12 35 (4.22%) PowerShell
13 32 (3.86%) PL/SQL
14 30 (3.61%) Korn
15 17 (2.05%) C
15 17 (2.05%) Scala
16 13 (1.57%) Tcl
17 11 (1.33%) VB
17 11 (1.33%) VB.NET
18 7 (0.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 184 (22.17%) Degree
2 13 (1.57%) ISEB
3 7 (0.84%) ISTQB
3 7 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (0.72%) PhD
5 2 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.24%) CCNA
5 2 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.24%) MCP
6 1 (0.12%) PMP
6 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (11.08%) QA
2 18 (2.17%) SLA
3 7 (0.84%) MiFID
4 6 (0.72%) FATCA
5 5 (0.60%) EMIR
6 3 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 13 (1.57%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (1.81%) Puppet
2 8 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (0.96%) CFEngine
2 8 (0.96%) SolarWinds Orion
3 7 (0.84%) Nagios
3 7 (0.84%) ZABBIX
4 6 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.36%) Control-M
5 3 (0.36%) WSUS
5 3 (0.36%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.24%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.12%) Netcool
Vendors
1 121 (14.58%) Oracle
2 62 (7.47%) Bloomberg
3 54 (6.51%) Microsoft
4 50 (6.02%) TIBCO
5 48 (5.78%) Fidessa
6 43 (5.18%) Sybase
7 28 (3.37%) NYFIX
7 28 (3.37%) Red Hat
8 27 (3.25%) IBM
9 24 (2.89%) HP
10 20 (2.41%) GL TRADE
11 19 (2.29%) Patsystems
12 17 (2.05%) VMware
13 16 (1.93%) Sophis
14 13 (1.57%) SunGard
15 12 (1.45%) Citrix
16 11 (1.33%) Juniper
16 11 (1.33%) SolarWinds
17 10 (1.20%) EasyScreen
17 10 (1.20%) Reuters
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum £70-90,000 + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £110,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75 - £80 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum +Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-70k base + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago