The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 541 383 386
Rank change year-on-year
-158 +3
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 121 239 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.53% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 1.31% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 98 195 283
Average salary £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+17.28% -22.85%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
19937 18271 22894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 40.17% 40.20% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16832 15921 20524
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
FIX Protocol
England

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 April 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 April 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
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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
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Vacancies
City of London -23 64 £65,000 +18.18% 13
Docklands, London - 5 £75,000 -
FIX Protocol
England

FIX Protocol
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 104 (53.33%) Finance
2 78 (40.00%) Front Office
3 73 (37.44%) Java
3 73 (37.44%) UNIX
4 72 (36.92%) Electronic Trading
5 65 (33.33%) Low Latency
6 61 (31.28%) SQL
6 61 (31.28%) Equities
7 53 (27.18%) C++
7 53 (27.18%) Linux
8 50 (25.64%) Banking
9 42 (21.54%) Multithreading
10 40 (20.51%) QA
11 34 (17.44%) Fidessa
12 33 (16.92%) Algorithmic Trading
13 31 (15.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 28 (14.36%) Degree
14 28 (14.36%) Investment Banking
15 27 (13.85%) Derivative
16 26 (13.33%) Python
17 24 (12.31%) OO
17 24 (12.31%) Oracle
18 23 (11.79%) Sybase
18 23 (11.79%) Perl
18 23 (11.79%) Computer Science
18 23 (11.79%) Software Engineering
19 22 (11.28%) Agile Software Development
19 22 (11.28%) Financial Institution
20 21 (10.77%) C#
20 21 (10.77%) JUnit

FIX Protocol
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (1.54%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (1.03%) Confluence
3 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.51%) IIS
3 1 (0.51%) GemFire
Applications
1 3 (1.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.05%) LatentZero
2 3 (1.54%) Markit EDM
3 2 (1.03%) Capstone
3 2 (1.03%) Tesseract
3 2 (1.03%) Minerva
3 2 (1.03%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) SaaS
1 1 (0.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.59%) Firewall
3 3 (1.54%) LAN
3 3 (1.54%) WAN
3 3 (1.54%) OSPF
3 3 (1.54%) DNS
3 3 (1.54%) Multicast
4 1 (0.51%) HTTP
4 1 (0.51%) VoIP
4 1 (0.51%) VPN
4 1 (0.51%) BGP
4 1 (0.51%) SAN
4 1 (0.51%) DMZ
4 1 (0.51%) Internet
4 1 (0.51%) Network Security
4 1 (0.51%) VLAN
4 1 (0.51%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.21%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.15%) Relational Database
3 10 (5.13%) RDBMS
4 5 (2.56%) Big Data
5 4 (2.05%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.54%) MySQL
6 3 (1.54%) KDB
7 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.51%) DB2
Development Applications
1 21 (10.77%) JUnit
2 11 (5.64%) Maven
3 7 (3.59%) Ant
4 5 (2.56%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (2.56%) TestNG
5 4 (2.05%) LoadRunner
6 3 (1.54%) EasyMock
6 3 (1.54%) Selenium
6 3 (1.54%) JIRA
6 3 (1.54%) Concordion
7 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.51%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (0.51%) JBehave
General
1 104 (53.33%) Finance
2 78 (40.00%) Front Office
3 50 (25.64%) Banking
4 28 (14.36%) Investment Banking
5 22 (11.28%) Financial Institution
6 9 (4.62%) Back Office
7 5 (2.56%) Marketing
8 4 (2.05%) Corporate Banking
9 3 (1.54%) Retail
10 2 (1.03%) Private Banking
10 2 (1.03%) Retail Banking
10 2 (1.03%) Legal
11 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.51%) Games
11 1 (0.51%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 70 (35.90%) Developer
2 65 (33.33%) Analyst
3 34 (17.44%) Java Developer
4 29 (14.87%) Applications Support
5 28 (14.36%) C++ Developer
6 27 (13.85%) Support Analyst
7 20 (10.26%) Applications Support Analyst
8 14 (7.18%) FIX Analyst
9 13 (6.67%) Senior Developer
10 9 (4.62%) Business Analyst
11 7 (3.59%) QA Analyst
12 6 (3.08%) Senior C++ Developer
12 6 (3.08%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (3.08%) C# Developer
12 6 (3.08%) Team Leader
13 5 (2.56%) Junior
13 5 (2.56%) Technical Analyst
13 5 (2.56%) Network Analyst
14 4 (2.05%) Fidessa Analyst
14 4 (2.05%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.23%) Spring
2 17 (8.72%) XML
3 14 (7.18%) JMS
4 12 (6.15%) STL
5 10 (5.13%) JMX
6 9 (4.62%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 9 (4.62%) Middleware
7 6 (3.08%) J2EE
8 5 (2.56%) Spring MVC
9 4 (2.05%) Rendezvous
9 4 (2.05%) FpML
9 4 (2.05%) XSLT
9 4 (2.05%) J2SE
10 3 (1.54%) SOAP
10 3 (1.54%) Hibernate
10 3 (1.54%) WPF
11 2 (1.03%) REST
11 2 (1.03%) Murex MxML
11 2 (1.03%) Apache Camel
11 2 (1.03%) FIXML
Miscellaneous
1 61 (31.28%) Equities
2 31 (15.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 27 (13.85%) Derivative
4 23 (11.79%) Computer Science
5 19 (9.74%) Fixed Income
6 9 (4.62%) Hedge funds
7 7 (3.59%) Client/Server
7 7 (3.59%) Equity Derivative
8 6 (3.08%) Mathematics
9 5 (2.56%) Physics
9 5 (2.56%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (1.54%) Spread Betting
11 2 (1.03%) DTCC
11 2 (1.03%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 2 (1.03%) Clustering
11 2 (1.03%) Replication
12 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 1 (0.51%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 73 (37.44%) UNIX
2 53 (27.18%) Linux
3 14 (7.18%) Windows
4 8 (4.10%) Solaris
5 3 (1.54%) VMS
5 3 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.03%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (36.92%) Electronic Trading
2 65 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 42 (21.54%) Multithreading
4 33 (16.92%) Algorithmic Trading
5 24 (12.31%) OO
6 23 (11.79%) Software Engineering
7 22 (11.28%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (8.21%) Investment Management
9 15 (7.69%) Migration
10 14 (7.18%) Asset Management
11 13 (6.67%) Business Analysis
11 13 (6.67%) Risk Management
12 12 (6.15%) Project Management
12 12 (6.15%) Analytics
13 11 (5.64%) TDD
14 10 (5.13%) ITIL
14 10 (5.13%) OOD
15 8 (4.10%) E-Commerce
16 7 (3.59%) Scrum
17 6 (3.08%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (37.44%) Java
2 61 (31.28%) SQL
3 53 (27.18%) C++
4 26 (13.33%) Python
5 23 (11.79%) Perl
6 21 (10.77%) C#
7 10 (5.13%) C
7 10 (5.13%) Bash Shell
8 5 (2.56%) VB
8 5 (2.56%) Ruby
9 4 (2.05%) Scala
9 4 (2.05%) Korn
9 4 (2.05%) VBA
10 3 (1.54%) VC++
10 3 (1.54%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.03%) VBScript
12 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.51%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 28 (14.36%) Degree
2 1 (0.51%) CCIE
2 1 (0.51%) CCNP
2 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.51%) ISEB
2 1 (0.51%) JNCIP
2 1 (0.51%) JNCIE
2 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.51%) IIBA
2 1 (0.51%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (20.51%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) SLA
2 1 (0.51%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.51%) EMIR
2 1 (0.51%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (1.54%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.03%) MOM
2 1 (0.51%) Nagios
Vendors
1 34 (17.44%) Fidessa
2 24 (12.31%) Oracle
3 23 (11.79%) Sybase
4 9 (4.62%) Charles River
5 8 (4.10%) Bloomberg
6 7 (3.59%) Reuters
6 7 (3.59%) thinkFolio
6 7 (3.59%) 29West
7 6 (3.08%) TIBCO
8 5 (2.56%) Cisco
8 5 (2.56%) HP
9 4 (2.05%) ION Trading
9 4 (2.05%) Sun
10 3 (1.54%) IBM
10 3 (1.54%) Microsoft
10 3 (1.54%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.54%) Citrix
10 3 (1.54%) Actimize
10 3 (1.54%) Terracotta
11 2 (1.03%) MarketAxess
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