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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 486 459 450
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -9
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 154 147 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.34% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.90% 0.84% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 136 113 164
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £93,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +17.64%
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
17197 17517 20218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.43% 39.95% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14682 15068 17915
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -4 54 £55,000 -8.33% 13
FIX Protocol
England

FIX Protocol
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 188 (58.02%) UNIX
2 169 (52.16%) SQL
3 148 (45.68%) Linux
4 142 (43.83%) Front Office
5 137 (42.28%) Finance
6 113 (34.88%) Java
7 108 (33.33%) Low Latency
8 101 (31.17%) Banking
9 93 (28.70%) Equities
10 92 (28.40%) Windows
11 82 (25.31%) Multithreading
12 81 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
13 75 (23.15%) C++
14 70 (21.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 61 (18.83%) Degree
16 56 (17.28%) Investment Banking
17 55 (16.98%) Algorithmic Trading
18 52 (16.05%) SQL Server
19 49 (15.12%) Software Engineering
20 45 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
21 42 (12.96%) Middleware
22 39 (12.04%) Fixed Income
22 39 (12.04%) C#
22 39 (12.04%) OO
23 37 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
24 36 (11.11%) QA
25 35 (10.80%) Shell Script
26 33 (10.19%) Perl
26 33 (10.19%) Oracle
27 32 (9.88%) Python

FIX Protocol
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (2.16%) Mule
2 3 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (0.93%) IIS
3 2 (0.62%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.31%) GemFire
4 1 (0.31%) Confluence
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.31%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.31%) Apache
4 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (2.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.54%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.93%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 1 (0.31%) RMDS
3 1 (0.31%) LatentZero
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.72%) Firewall
2 17 (5.25%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.78%) LAN
3 9 (2.78%) WAN
4 7 (2.16%) Multicast
4 7 (2.16%) VPN
4 7 (2.16%) LDAP
5 4 (1.23%) FTP
6 2 (0.62%) 4G
7 1 (0.31%) Internet
7 1 (0.31%) BGP
7 1 (0.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (16.05%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.79%) Relational Database
3 12 (3.70%) MySQL
3 12 (3.70%) KDB
4 10 (3.09%) RDBMS
5 7 (2.16%) Big Data
6 4 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.31%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.31%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (3.40%) Subversion
2 10 (3.09%) Git (software)
3 9 (2.78%) GCC
3 9 (2.78%) Maven
3 9 (2.78%) Visual Studio
4 8 (2.47%) TeamCity
5 7 (2.16%) Ant
5 7 (2.16%) ClearCase
6 5 (1.54%) Cucumber
6 5 (1.54%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (1.54%) JUnit
7 4 (1.23%) LoadRunner
7 4 (1.23%) JIRA
7 4 (1.23%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.23%) SpecFlow
8 3 (0.93%) GoogleTest
8 3 (0.93%) FitNesse
8 3 (0.93%) CppUnit
8 3 (0.93%) NUnit
8 3 (0.93%) IntelliJ
General
1 142 (43.83%) Front Office
2 137 (42.28%) Finance
3 101 (31.17%) Banking
4 56 (17.28%) Investment Banking
5 19 (5.86%) Marketing
6 9 (2.78%) Back Office
7 7 (2.16%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.23%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.23%) Games
9 3 (0.93%) Billing
10 1 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 118 (36.42%) Developer
2 87 (26.85%) Analyst
3 64 (19.75%) Support Analyst
4 62 (19.14%) Applications Support
5 41 (12.65%) Java Developer
6 39 (12.04%) C++ Developer
7 26 (8.02%) Senior Developer
8 24 (7.41%) Applications Support Analyst
9 15 (4.63%) 3rd Line Support
10 14 (4.32%) Senior C++ Developer
11 12 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
12 11 (3.40%) FX Support Analyst
12 11 (3.40%) C# Developer
13 10 (3.09%) 2nd Line Support
13 10 (3.09%) FIX Analyst
14 9 (2.78%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
14 9 (2.78%) Equity Analyst
14 9 (2.78%) Senior Support Analyst
14 9 (2.78%) Senior Java Developer
14 9 (2.78%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (12.96%) Middleware
2 23 (7.10%) STL
3 17 (5.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 16 (4.94%) JMS
4 16 (4.94%) XML
5 14 (4.32%) Rendezvous
6 12 (3.70%) HTML
6 12 (3.70%) Web Services
7 10 (3.09%) .NET
7 10 (3.09%) Spring
8 9 (2.78%) HTML5
8 9 (2.78%) MFC
9 8 (2.47%) Hibernate
10 7 (2.16%) WPF
10 7 (2.16%) ASP.NET
11 6 (1.85%) J2EE
12 4 (1.23%) J2SE
12 4 (1.23%) FpML
12 4 (1.23%) LINQ
12 4 (1.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 93 (28.70%) Equities
2 70 (21.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 39 (12.04%) Fixed Income
4 37 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (8.33%) Derivative
6 24 (7.41%) Hedge funds
7 18 (5.56%) Computer Science
8 13 (4.01%) Client/Server
9 12 (3.70%) Equity Derivative
10 11 (3.40%) Open Source
11 5 (1.54%) VWAP
11 5 (1.54%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.23%) Mathematics
12 4 (1.23%) DTCC
12 4 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
13 3 (0.93%) SWIFT
13 3 (0.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 2 (0.62%) User Experience
15 1 (0.31%) Visualisation
15 1 (0.31%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 188 (58.02%) UNIX
2 148 (45.68%) Linux
3 92 (28.40%) Windows
4 7 (2.16%) Windows XP
5 6 (1.85%) Windows Vista
6 3 (0.93%) VMS
6 3 (0.93%) Solaris
7 1 (0.31%) AIX
7 1 (0.31%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 82 (25.31%) Multithreading
3 81 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
4 55 (16.98%) Algorithmic Trading
5 49 (15.12%) Software Engineering
6 45 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (12.04%) OO
8 24 (7.41%) Analytics
9 21 (6.48%) Risk Management
10 17 (5.25%) Project Management
11 16 (4.94%) Migration
11 16 (4.94%) TDD
12 15 (4.63%) Incident Management
13 13 (4.01%) Asset Management
14 11 (3.40%) Product Management
14 11 (3.40%) Problem Management
14 11 (3.40%) Process Management
15 10 (3.09%) E-Commerce
15 10 (3.09%) Business Analysis
15 10 (3.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 169 (52.16%) SQL
2 113 (34.88%) Java
3 75 (23.15%) C++
4 39 (12.04%) C#
5 35 (10.80%) Shell Script
6 33 (10.19%) Perl
7 32 (9.88%) Python
8 14 (4.32%) JavaScript
9 10 (3.09%) Bash Shell
10 7 (2.16%) VBA
10 7 (2.16%) C
11 5 (1.54%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.23%) Scala
13 1 (0.31%) Groovy
13 1 (0.31%) VBScript
13 1 (0.31%) VB
13 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (18.83%) Degree
2 1 (0.31%) IIBA
2 1 (0.31%) CBAP
2 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.31%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) EMIR
2 1 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.31%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (2.16%) ClearTrust
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (4.63%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 33 (10.19%) Oracle
2 32 (9.88%) Fidessa
3 31 (9.57%) Sybase
4 27 (8.33%) TIBCO
5 13 (4.01%) Microsoft
6 12 (3.70%) 29West
7 11 (3.40%) Reuters
8 10 (3.09%) Bloomberg
9 7 (2.16%) Calypso
9 7 (2.16%) Cisco
10 6 (1.85%) Charles River
10 6 (1.85%) ION Trading
11 5 (1.54%) thinkFolio
11 5 (1.54%) MarketAxess
11 5 (1.54%) HP
12 3 (0.93%) Actimize
12 3 (0.93%) SunGard
13 2 (0.62%) IBM
13 2 (0.62%) GL TRADE
14 1 (0.31%) F5
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £68,000 per annum Salary is approx 50k-68k base + bonu
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
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BONUS,LIFE INSURANCE,PENSION
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits offered.
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits offered.
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 16 days ago