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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 454 503 482
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -21
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 166 128 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.28% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.00% 0.70% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 141 101 138
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 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
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
16588 18282 19495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.01% 40.26% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14223 15812 17150
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 £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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +17 46 £52,500 -18.60% 20
Canary Wharf - 1 £47,500 -
FIX Protocol
England

FIX Protocol
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 190 (59.56%) UNIX
2 161 (50.47%) SQL
3 160 (50.16%) Linux
4 146 (45.77%) Finance
5 126 (39.50%) Front Office
6 117 (36.68%) Windows
7 113 (35.42%) Java
8 101 (31.66%) Low Latency
9 92 (28.84%) Equities
9 92 (28.84%) Banking
10 87 (27.27%) Multithreading
11 77 (24.14%) C++
12 75 (23.51%) Electronic Trading
13 72 (22.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 65 (20.38%) Degree
15 56 (17.55%) Investment Banking
15 56 (17.55%) SQL Server
16 54 (16.93%) Algorithmic Trading
17 53 (16.61%) Agile Software Development
18 49 (15.36%) C#
19 47 (14.73%) Fixed Income
20 45 (14.11%) OO
21 42 (13.17%) Software Engineering
22 41 (12.85%) Sybase
23 40 (12.54%) Shell Script
24 39 (12.23%) Middleware
24 39 (12.23%) Perl
25 38 (11.91%) QA
26 33 (10.34%) STL
27 32 (10.03%) Relational Database

FIX Protocol
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (2.19%) Mule
2 3 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (0.94%) IIS
3 2 (0.63%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.31%) GemFire
4 1 (0.31%) Apache
4 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.31%) GlassFish
Applications
1 7 (2.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.51%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 4 (1.25%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.31%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.84%) Firewall
2 8 (2.51%) TCP/IP
2 8 (2.51%) VPN
2 8 (2.51%) LAN
2 8 (2.51%) WAN
3 7 (2.19%) LDAP
3 7 (2.19%) Multicast
4 6 (1.88%) FTP
5 5 (1.57%) Internet
6 2 (0.63%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.63%) DNS
6 2 (0.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (0.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (17.55%) SQL Server
2 32 (10.03%) Relational Database
3 21 (6.58%) MySQL
4 12 (3.76%) KDB
5 9 (2.82%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.25%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.94%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.63%) Big Data
9 1 (0.31%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 19 (5.96%) Visual Studio
1 19 (5.96%) GCC
2 12 (3.76%) Subversion
3 10 (3.13%) Cucumber
3 10 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 9 (2.82%) SpecFlow
5 8 (2.51%) GoogleTest
5 8 (2.51%) Maven
5 8 (2.51%) NUnit
5 8 (2.51%) FitNesse
5 8 (2.51%) CppUnit
5 8 (2.51%) TeamCity
6 7 (2.19%) ClearCase
7 6 (1.88%) Ant
8 4 (1.25%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.94%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (0.94%) LoadRunner
9 3 (0.94%) IntelliJ
9 3 (0.94%) JUnit
10 2 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 146 (45.77%) Finance
2 126 (39.50%) Front Office
3 92 (28.84%) Banking
4 56 (17.55%) Investment Banking
5 10 (3.13%) Marketing
6 9 (2.82%) Back Office
7 4 (1.25%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.25%) Games
7 4 (1.25%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.94%) Billing
9 2 (0.63%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.63%) Law
10 1 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 120 (37.62%) Developer
2 82 (25.71%) Analyst
3 74 (23.20%) Support Analyst
4 70 (21.94%) Applications Support
5 44 (13.79%) Java Developer
6 37 (11.60%) C++ Developer
7 27 (8.46%) Applications Support Analyst
8 18 (5.64%) Senior Developer
9 15 (4.70%) 3rd Line Support
10 13 (4.08%) C# Developer
11 12 (3.76%) Senior Analyst
12 11 (3.45%) Senior Support Analyst
12 11 (3.45%) FX Support Analyst
13 10 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
14 9 (2.82%) Equity Analyst
14 9 (2.82%) Developer Analyst
14 9 (2.82%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
15 8 (2.51%) Production Support Analyst
15 8 (2.51%) Senior Java Developer
15 8 (2.51%) FIX Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (12.23%) Middleware
2 33 (10.34%) STL
3 23 (7.21%) HTML
4 21 (6.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 19 (5.96%) MFC
5 19 (5.96%) HTML5
6 18 (5.64%) JMS
7 17 (5.33%) XML
8 16 (5.02%) .NET
9 12 (3.76%) Spring
10 11 (3.45%) Web Services
11 10 (3.13%) Rendezvous
12 9 (2.82%) J2EE
13 8 (2.51%) Hibernate
14 7 (2.19%) ASP.NET
14 7 (2.19%) WPF
15 4 (1.25%) LINQ
15 4 (1.25%) J2SE
16 3 (0.94%) REST
16 3 (0.94%) QuickFIX
Miscellaneous
1 92 (28.84%) Equities
2 72 (22.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 47 (14.73%) Fixed Income
4 32 (10.03%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (10.03%) Data Structures
5 28 (8.78%) Derivative
6 24 (7.52%) Hedge funds
7 23 (7.21%) Algorithms
8 18 (5.64%) Computer Science
9 15 (4.70%) Client/Server
10 11 (3.45%) Open Source
10 11 (3.45%) Equity Derivative
11 8 (2.51%) Mathematics
11 8 (2.51%) Inversion of Control
12 5 (1.57%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.57%) VWAP
13 4 (1.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 4 (1.25%) DTCC
13 4 (1.25%) SWIFT
14 2 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 190 (59.56%) UNIX
2 160 (50.16%) Linux
3 117 (36.68%) Windows
4 19 (5.96%) Windows XP
5 16 (5.02%) Solaris
6 9 (2.82%) Windows NT
7 7 (2.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (31.66%) Low Latency
2 87 (27.27%) Multithreading
3 75 (23.51%) Electronic Trading
4 54 (16.93%) Algorithmic Trading
5 53 (16.61%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (14.11%) OO
7 42 (13.17%) Software Engineering
8 27 (8.46%) TDD
9 23 (7.21%) Scrum
10 19 (5.96%) Kanban
10 19 (5.96%) Pair Programming
11 18 (5.64%) Risk Management
12 15 (4.70%) Project Management
12 15 (4.70%) Incident Management
13 14 (4.39%) Analytics
13 14 (4.39%) Migration
14 11 (3.45%) Process Management
14 11 (3.45%) Test Automation
14 11 (3.45%) Problem Management
14 11 (3.45%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 161 (50.47%) SQL
2 113 (35.42%) Java
3 77 (24.14%) C++
4 49 (15.36%) C#
5 40 (12.54%) Shell Script
6 39 (12.23%) Perl
7 27 (8.46%) JavaScript
8 25 (7.84%) Python
9 16 (5.02%) T-SQL
10 9 (2.82%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.88%) VBA
12 5 (1.57%) C
13 3 (0.94%) Korn
13 3 (0.94%) Scala
14 2 (0.63%) AWK
15 1 (0.31%) R
15 1 (0.31%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 65 (20.38%) Degree
2 1 (0.31%) ISEB
2 1 (0.31%) CFA
2 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (11.91%) QA
2 2 (0.63%) SLA
3 1 (0.31%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (2.19%) ClearTrust
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (4.70%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (12.85%) Sybase
2 31 (9.72%) Oracle
3 28 (8.78%) TIBCO
4 26 (8.15%) Fidessa
5 23 (7.21%) Microsoft
6 22 (6.90%) Bloomberg
7 14 (4.39%) NYFIX
8 13 (4.08%) SunGard
9 11 (3.45%) 29West
10 7 (2.19%) Charles River
10 7 (2.19%) Calypso
11 6 (1.88%) ION Trading
11 6 (1.88%) Reuters
12 5 (1.57%) MarketAxess
13 4 (1.25%) thinkFolio
14 3 (0.94%) HP
15 2 (0.63%) Cisco
16 1 (0.31%) Green Hat
16 1 (0.31%) F5
16 1 (0.31%) Twitter
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BONUS,LIFE INSURANCE,PENSION
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £3000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £105000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago