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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 313 267 335
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +68
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 398 492 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.88% 1.07% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.41% 2.61% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 342 402 299
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 £45,000 £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
16488 18830 18735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.44% 40.88% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14204 16103 16479
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 £70,000 £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 21 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 21 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 -21 110 £60,000 -14.28% 22
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 21 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.

1 411 (53.59%) Finance
2 386 (50.33%) SQL
3 382 (49.80%) UNIX
4 310 (40.42%) Java
5 278 (36.25%) Linux
6 261 (34.03%) Front Office
7 241 (31.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 207 (26.99%) Banking
9 202 (26.34%) Low Latency
10 197 (25.68%) Electronic Trading
11 195 (25.42%) Multithreading
11 195 (25.42%) Equities
12 177 (23.08%) Windows
13 162 (21.12%) Degree
14 139 (18.12%) Agile Software Development
15 128 (16.69%) C++
16 124 (16.17%) Investment Banking
17 111 (14.47%) Derivative
18 107 (13.95%) Algorithmic Trading
19 100 (13.04%) Fixed Income
20 99 (12.91%) Oracle
21 96 (12.52%) XML
22 91 (11.86%) C#
23 90 (11.73%) Perl
24 85 (11.08%) JavaScript
25 84 (10.95%) SQL Server
26 82 (10.69%) TIBCO
27 79 (10.30%) Sybase
28 77 (10.04%) Middleware
29 76 (9.91%) OO

FIX Protocol
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 18 (2.35%) TIBCO EMS
2 11 (1.43%) MQSeries
3 6 (0.78%) Oracle Coherence
4 5 (0.65%) AquaLogic
4 5 (0.65%) WebSphere
4 5 (0.65%) AquaLogic Service Bus
4 5 (0.65%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (0.52%) Confluence
5 4 (0.52%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.39%) IIS
6 3 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.26%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.13%) CMS
8 1 (0.13%) Mule
Applications
1 24 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.04%) MS Office
3 3 (0.39%) MS Project
4 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (1.56%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 9 (1.17%) Oracle General Ledger
3 6 (0.78%) 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 2 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.91%) Firewall
2 19 (2.48%) Multicast
2 19 (2.48%) LAN
2 19 (2.48%) WAN
3 15 (1.96%) FTP
4 13 (1.69%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.17%) SAN
5 9 (1.17%) Internet
6 8 (1.04%) VPN
7 7 (0.91%) LDAP
8 3 (0.39%) Wireshark
8 3 (0.39%) 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 84 (10.95%) SQL Server
2 71 (9.26%) Relational Database
3 37 (4.82%) MySQL
4 33 (4.30%) KDB
5 25 (3.26%) RDBMS
6 12 (1.56%) Oracle Database
7 11 (1.43%) Big Data
8 9 (1.17%) NoSQL
9 7 (0.91%) 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 42 (5.48%) Visual Studio
2 27 (3.52%) GCC
3 20 (2.61%) Subversion
3 20 (2.61%) Maven
4 15 (1.96%) JIRA
5 14 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (1.56%) NUnit
6 12 (1.56%) Cucumber
6 12 (1.56%) SpecFlow
6 12 (1.56%) GoogleTest
6 12 (1.56%) FitNesse
6 12 (1.56%) CppUnit
7 11 (1.43%) Ant
7 11 (1.43%) JUnit
8 10 (1.30%) QuickTest Pro
9 9 (1.17%) Git (software)
10 8 (1.04%) Mercurial
10 8 (1.04%) Eclipse
11 5 (0.65%) jMock
11 5 (0.65%) Hamcrest
General
1 411 (53.59%) Finance
2 261 (34.03%) Front Office
3 207 (26.99%) Banking
4 124 (16.17%) Investment Banking
5 49 (6.39%) Back Office
6 33 (4.30%) Financial Institution
7 12 (1.56%) Retail
8 8 (1.04%) Legal
9 6 (0.78%) 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
1 270 (35.20%) Developer
2 205 (26.73%) Analyst
3 161 (20.99%) Support Analyst
4 160 (20.86%) Applications Support
5 148 (19.30%) Java Developer
6 82 (10.69%) Applications Support Analyst
7 51 (6.65%) Senior Developer
8 49 (6.39%) C++ Developer
9 37 (4.82%) FX Support Analyst
10 32 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
11 26 (3.39%) Senior Analyst
12 25 (3.26%) FIX Analyst
13 19 (2.48%) C# Developer
14 18 (2.35%) Project Manager
15 16 (2.09%) Consultant
15 16 (2.09%) Architect
15 16 (2.09%) 3rd Line Support
15 16 (2.09%) Technical Analyst
16 15 (1.96%) Senior Support Analyst
17 14 (1.83%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (12.52%) XML
2 77 (10.04%) Middleware
3 57 (7.43%) JMS
4 55 (7.17%) HTML
4 55 (7.17%) Spring
5 43 (5.61%) .NET
6 40 (5.22%) STL
7 39 (5.08%) Rendezvous
8 30 (3.91%) FpML
9 29 (3.78%) MFC
9 29 (3.78%) HTML5
10 24 (3.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 22 (2.87%) J2EE
12 17 (2.22%) SOAP
12 17 (2.22%) J2SE
13 13 (1.69%) .NET Framework
13 13 (1.69%) WPF
14 12 (1.56%) QuickFIX
14 12 (1.56%) XSLT
14 12 (1.56%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 241 (31.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 195 (25.42%) Equities
3 111 (14.47%) Derivative
4 100 (13.04%) Fixed Income
5 65 (8.47%) Computer Science
6 60 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
7 49 (6.39%) SWIFT
8 43 (5.61%) Hedge funds
9 36 (4.69%) Algorithms
10 32 (4.17%) Equity Derivative
11 23 (3.00%) Data Structures
12 21 (2.74%) Mathematics
13 19 (2.48%) Client/Server
14 14 (1.83%) Open Source
15 12 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
16 8 (1.04%) Management Information System
16 8 (1.04%) Clustering
17 7 (0.91%) Credit Derivative
17 7 (0.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
18 6 (0.78%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 382 (49.80%) UNIX
2 278 (36.25%) Linux
3 177 (23.08%) Windows
4 35 (4.56%) Solaris
5 28 (3.65%) Windows XP
6 13 (1.69%) Windows NT
7 10 (1.30%) Windows Vista
8 7 (0.91%) 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 (26.34%) Low Latency
2 197 (25.68%) Electronic Trading
3 195 (25.42%) Multithreading
4 139 (18.12%) Agile Software Development
5 107 (13.95%) Algorithmic Trading
6 76 (9.91%) OO
7 59 (7.69%) Scrum
8 57 (7.43%) TDD
8 57 (7.43%) Software Engineering
9 48 (6.26%) Project Management
10 39 (5.08%) Mentoring
11 38 (4.95%) E-Commerce
12 35 (4.56%) Pair Programming
13 34 (4.43%) Asset Management
14 31 (4.04%) Incident Management
15 29 (3.78%) Kanban
16 28 (3.65%) Risk Management
17 22 (2.87%) Analytics
18 19 (2.48%) Investment Management
18 19 (2.48%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 386 (50.33%) SQL
2 310 (40.42%) Java
3 128 (16.69%) C++
4 91 (11.86%) C#
5 90 (11.73%) Perl
6 85 (11.08%) JavaScript
7 61 (7.95%) Python
8 52 (6.78%) Shell Script
9 34 (4.43%) Bash Shell
10 24 (3.13%) T-SQL
11 23 (3.00%) C
12 15 (1.96%) Scala
13 12 (1.56%) PL/SQL
14 10 (1.30%) VBA
15 8 (1.04%) Groovy
15 8 (1.04%) Ruby
16 7 (0.91%) Korn
17 5 (0.65%) AWK
18 3 (0.39%) Tcl
18 3 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 162 (21.12%) Degree
2 8 (1.04%) 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 65 (8.47%) QA
2 7 (0.91%) EMIR
3 6 (0.78%) Dodd-Frank
4 5 (0.65%) SLA
5 1 (0.13%) MiFID
5 1 (0.13%) AIFMD
System Software
1 7 (0.91%) ClearTrust
2 4 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (2.35%) ITRS Geneos
2 6 (0.78%) 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%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.13%) Control-M
Vendors
1 99 (12.91%) Oracle
2 82 (10.69%) TIBCO
3 79 (10.30%) Sybase
4 71 (9.26%) Fidessa
5 66 (8.60%) 29West
6 53 (6.91%) Microsoft
7 52 (6.78%) Bloomberg
8 31 (4.04%) SunGard
9 28 (3.65%) NYFIX
10 22 (2.87%) Informatica
11 19 (2.48%) Reuters
12 15 (1.96%) IBM
13 14 (1.83%) ION Trading
13 14 (1.83%) MarketAxess
14 13 (1.69%) Patsystems
15 9 (1.17%) GL TRADE
15 9 (1.17%) Charles River
15 9 (1.17%) HP
16 8 (1.04%) DevExpress
17 7 (0.91%) Red Hat
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BONUS,LIFE INSURANCE,PENSION
Posted: 2 days ago
London
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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New Malden, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Hedgefund bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + OTE in excess of 6 figures.
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City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
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