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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 327 287 320
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +33
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 372 433 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.85% 0.97% 0.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.38% 2.38% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 314 366 329
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £88,750 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +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
15651 18228 19553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 35.78% 40.89% 41.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13433 15322 17314
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 £72,500 £67,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -41 97 £65,000 -7.14% 17
Docklands, London -15 3 - -
Canary Wharf +28 1 £47,500 -52.50%
FIX Protocol
England

FIX Protocol
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 444 (57.22%) Finance
2 397 (51.16%) UNIX
3 392 (50.52%) SQL
4 306 (39.43%) Linux
5 292 (37.63%) Java
6 251 (32.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 249 (32.09%) Front Office
8 200 (25.77%) Windows
8 200 (25.77%) Multithreading
8 200 (25.77%) Electronic Trading
9 197 (25.39%) Low Latency
10 187 (24.10%) Banking
11 165 (21.26%) Equities
12 162 (20.88%) Degree
13 148 (19.07%) C++
14 145 (18.69%) Agile Software Development
15 120 (15.46%) Fixed Income
16 118 (15.21%) Derivative
17 107 (13.79%) Investment Banking
18 104 (13.40%) SQL Server
19 101 (13.02%) JavaScript
19 101 (13.02%) XML
19 101 (13.02%) Algorithmic Trading
20 99 (12.76%) C#
20 99 (12.76%) Oracle
21 92 (11.86%) Perl
22 89 (11.47%) Relational Database
23 87 (11.21%) OO
24 79 (10.18%) TIBCO
25 78 (10.05%) Sybase

FIX Protocol
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 21 (2.71%) TIBCO EMS
2 8 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (0.77%) Oracle Coherence
3 6 (0.77%) MQSeries
4 4 (0.52%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.52%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.39%) Confluence
5 3 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.39%) IIS
6 1 (0.13%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (2.45%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.03%) MS Office
3 2 (0.26%) MS Project
4 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (2.19%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 11 (1.42%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (0.90%) ION MarketView
4 4 (0.52%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.26%) RMDS
6 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.96%) Firewall
1 23 (2.96%) Multicast
2 22 (2.84%) LAN
2 22 (2.84%) WAN
3 15 (1.93%) FTP
4 14 (1.80%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.42%) SAN
6 8 (1.03%) Internet
7 7 (0.90%) LDAP
7 7 (0.90%) VPN
8 4 (0.52%) Wireshark
8 4 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (0.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (0.26%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.26%) DNS
10 1 (0.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (13.40%) SQL Server
2 89 (11.47%) Relational Database
3 52 (6.70%) MySQL
4 29 (3.74%) RDBMS
5 28 (3.61%) KDB
6 13 (1.68%) NoSQL
7 11 (1.42%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.03%) Big Data
9 6 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (0.77%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.52%) Informix
11 3 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 54 (6.96%) Visual Studio
2 41 (5.28%) GCC
3 22 (2.84%) GoogleTest
4 21 (2.71%) Maven
5 20 (2.58%) Subversion
5 20 (2.58%) SpecFlow
6 17 (2.19%) Cucumber
6 17 (2.19%) NUnit
6 17 (2.19%) FitNesse
6 17 (2.19%) CppUnit
7 13 (1.68%) Eclipse
8 11 (1.42%) Ant
8 11 (1.42%) JUnit
8 11 (1.42%) JIRA
9 10 (1.29%) Git (software)
10 9 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (1.03%) Mercurial
12 5 (0.64%) Hamcrest
12 5 (0.64%) Apache Ivy
12 5 (0.64%) jMock
General
1 444 (57.22%) Finance
2 249 (32.09%) Front Office
3 187 (24.10%) Banking
4 107 (13.79%) Investment Banking
5 49 (6.31%) Back Office
6 46 (5.93%) Financial Institution
7 13 (1.68%) Retail
8 9 (1.16%) Legal
9 7 (0.90%) Private Banking
10 4 (0.52%) Marketing
10 4 (0.52%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.52%) Law
11 2 (0.26%) Advertising
12 1 (0.13%) Electronics
12 1 (0.13%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.13%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 264 (34.02%) Developer
2 216 (27.84%) Analyst
3 168 (21.65%) Support Analyst
4 161 (20.75%) Applications Support
5 149 (19.20%) Java Developer
6 82 (10.57%) Applications Support Analyst
7 60 (7.73%) C++ Developer
8 45 (5.80%) Senior Developer
9 35 (4.51%) FX Support Analyst
10 31 (3.99%) Senior Java Developer
10 31 (3.99%) FIX Analyst
11 23 (2.96%) Project Manager
12 21 (2.71%) Senior Analyst
13 19 (2.45%) Technical Analyst
13 19 (2.45%) Architect
14 18 (2.32%) C# Developer
15 17 (2.19%) Team Leader
16 16 (2.06%) Solutions Architect
17 15 (1.93%) Support Manager
17 15 (1.93%) Production Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (13.02%) XML
2 66 (8.51%) HTML
3 64 (8.25%) Middleware
4 54 (6.96%) STL
5 51 (6.57%) Spring
6 43 (5.54%) .NET
7 42 (5.41%) MFC
7 42 (5.41%) HTML5
8 40 (5.15%) JMS
9 32 (4.12%) Rendezvous
10 29 (3.74%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 27 (3.48%) FpML
12 21 (2.71%) SOAP
13 16 (2.06%) J2EE
13 16 (2.06%) J2SE
14 14 (1.80%) XML Messaging
15 13 (1.68%) WPF
16 12 (1.55%) Swing
17 11 (1.42%) QuickFIX
18 10 (1.29%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 251 (32.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 165 (21.26%) Equities
3 120 (15.46%) Fixed Income
4 118 (15.21%) Derivative
5 72 (9.28%) Computer Science
6 62 (7.99%) Analytical Skills
7 57 (7.35%) Hedge funds
8 43 (5.54%) SWIFT
9 38 (4.90%) Equity Derivative
10 32 (4.12%) Algorithms
11 23 (2.96%) Mathematics
12 17 (2.19%) Client/Server
12 17 (2.19%) Data Structures
12 17 (2.19%) Inversion of Control
13 8 (1.03%) Open Source
13 8 (1.03%) Management Information System
13 8 (1.03%) Credit Derivative
13 8 (1.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 7 (0.90%) Grid Computing
15 6 (0.77%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 397 (51.16%) UNIX
2 306 (39.43%) Linux
3 200 (25.77%) Windows
4 40 (5.15%) Solaris
5 32 (4.12%) Windows XP
6 17 (2.19%) Windows NT
7 10 (1.29%) Windows Vista
8 8 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.90%) CentOS
9 7 (0.90%) SUSE
9 7 (0.90%) Debian
9 7 (0.90%) Fedora
9 7 (0.90%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (25.77%) Multithreading
1 200 (25.77%) Electronic Trading
2 197 (25.39%) Low Latency
3 145 (18.69%) Agile Software Development
4 101 (13.02%) Algorithmic Trading
5 87 (11.21%) OO
6 78 (10.05%) Scrum
7 73 (9.41%) TDD
8 51 (6.57%) Pair Programming
9 48 (6.19%) Software Engineering
10 47 (6.06%) Project Management
11 46 (5.93%) Kanban
12 38 (4.90%) E-Commerce
13 37 (4.77%) Asset Management
14 36 (4.64%) Risk Management
15 31 (3.99%) BDD
16 28 (3.61%) Mentoring
17 27 (3.48%) Incident Management
18 22 (2.84%) Continuous Integration
18 22 (2.84%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 392 (50.52%) SQL
2 292 (37.63%) Java
3 148 (19.07%) C++
4 101 (13.02%) JavaScript
5 99 (12.76%) C#
6 92 (11.86%) Perl
7 63 (8.12%) Python
8 53 (6.83%) Shell Script
9 39 (5.03%) Bash Shell
10 28 (3.61%) T-SQL
11 24 (3.09%) C
12 15 (1.93%) Scala
13 13 (1.68%) PL/SQL
14 11 (1.42%) Korn
15 10 (1.29%) Groovy
15 10 (1.29%) Ruby
16 8 (1.03%) VBA
17 7 (0.90%) Tcl
18 6 (0.77%) VBScript
19 5 (0.64%) AWK
Qualifications
1 162 (20.88%) Degree
2 5 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.13%) PMP
4 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.13%) CFA
4 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (9.66%) QA
2 9 (1.16%) SLA
3 6 (0.77%) EMIR
3 6 (0.77%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 7 (0.90%) ClearTrust
2 5 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (1.68%) ITRS Geneos
2 5 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.64%) Nagios
3 4 (0.52%) ZABBIX
3 4 (0.52%) Puppet
4 3 (0.39%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.13%) Control-M
5 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 99 (12.76%) Oracle
2 79 (10.18%) TIBCO
3 78 (10.05%) Sybase
4 73 (9.41%) Fidessa
5 59 (7.60%) Microsoft
6 58 (7.47%) Bloomberg
7 54 (6.96%) 29West
8 35 (4.51%) SunGard
9 34 (4.38%) NYFIX
10 18 (2.32%) Reuters
11 17 (2.19%) IBM
12 16 (2.06%) Patsystems
13 15 (1.93%) ION Trading
13 15 (1.93%) MarketAxess
14 14 (1.80%) Informatica
15 11 (1.42%) GL TRADE
15 11 (1.42%) Charles River
16 10 (1.29%) HP
17 9 (1.16%) Red Hat
18 7 (0.90%) thinkFolio
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Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BONUS,LIFE INSURANCE,PENSION
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