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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 260 352 223
Rank change year-on-year
+92 -129
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 526 363 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.19% 0.75% 1.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.22% 1.94% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 464 334 450
Average salary £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £90,000
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
16325 18668 17671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.91% 38.78% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14030 16068 15087
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +25 153 £62,500 +4.16% 27
Docklands, London +5 2 £72,500 -
FIX Protocol
England

FIX Protocol
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 556 (56.28%) Finance
2 478 (48.38%) SQL
3 409 (41.40%) Java
4 408 (41.30%) UNIX
5 376 (38.06%) Linux
6 280 (28.34%) Equities
7 277 (28.04%) Front Office
8 227 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
9 214 (21.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 200 (20.24%) Degree
10 200 (20.24%) Electronic Trading
11 191 (19.33%) Windows
12 183 (18.52%) Python
13 177 (17.91%) Perl
14 174 (17.61%) Banking
15 165 (16.70%) Low Latency
16 164 (16.60%) Multithreading
17 158 (15.99%) Oracle
18 139 (14.07%) Fixed Income
19 132 (13.36%) XML
20 127 (12.85%) Derivative
21 124 (12.55%) Hedge funds
22 117 (11.84%) SQL Server
23 109 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
24 107 (10.83%) Relational Database
25 106 (10.73%) QA
26 99 (10.02%) Algorithmic Trading
27 98 (9.92%) Bash Shell
28 94 (9.51%) Investment Banking
29 85 (8.60%) Spring

FIX Protocol
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 11 (1.11%) MQSeries
2 10 (1.01%) Tomcat
3 8 (0.81%) WebSphere
3 8 (0.81%) Confluence
4 7 (0.71%) NServiceBus
5 6 (0.61%) Apache
6 4 (0.40%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.40%) JBoss
7 3 (0.30%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.30%) IIS
8 2 (0.20%) Jetty
8 2 (0.20%) SAS
9 1 (0.10%) CMS
9 1 (0.10%) Mule
9 1 (0.10%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.10%) MTS
9 1 (0.10%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 40 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.63%) MS Office
3 4 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.10%) MS Project
5 1 (0.10%) CPLEX
5 1 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (2.33%) MetaTrader
2 21 (2.13%) thinkFolio
3 14 (1.42%) Oracle General Ledger
4 10 (1.01%) ION MarketView
5 4 (0.40%) Sentinel
5 4 (0.40%) Markit EDM
6 3 (0.30%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.10%) Front Arena
7 1 (0.10%) SimCorp Dimension
7 1 (0.10%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.10%) Capstone
7 1 (0.10%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.10%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 83 (8.40%) TCP/IP
2 54 (5.47%) WAN
3 49 (4.96%) LAN
4 36 (3.64%) Firewall
5 16 (1.62%) Multicast
6 14 (1.42%) SAN
7 13 (1.32%) iSCSI
7 13 (1.32%) Broadband
7 13 (1.32%) NetScaler
8 12 (1.21%) Junos
9 8 (0.81%) Internet
9 8 (0.81%) VPN
10 7 (0.71%) FTP
11 5 (0.51%) DNS
12 4 (0.40%) MPLS
12 4 (0.40%) OSPF
12 4 (0.40%) BGP
13 2 (0.20%) DSL
14 1 (0.10%) Telnet
14 1 (0.10%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (11.84%) SQL Server
2 107 (10.83%) Relational Database
3 85 (8.60%) RDBMS
4 20 (2.02%) NoSQL
5 19 (1.92%) MySQL
6 13 (1.32%) KDB
7 11 (1.11%) Oracle Database
8 9 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (0.51%) Big Data
10 4 (0.40%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.30%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.30%) DB2
11 3 (0.30%) Informix
11 3 (0.30%) NewSQL
12 2 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 45 (4.55%) JIRA
2 32 (3.24%) Jenkins
3 25 (2.53%) JUnit
4 20 (2.02%) Visual Studio
5 18 (1.82%) Git (software)
6 16 (1.62%) Maven
7 11 (1.11%) SpecFlow
8 9 (0.91%) JBehave
9 8 (0.81%) Eclipse
9 8 (0.81%) JMeter
10 7 (0.71%) Selenium
10 7 (0.71%) GCC
10 7 (0.71%) GoogleTest
11 6 (0.61%) Subversion
12 5 (0.51%) WebDriver
13 4 (0.40%) Mercurial
13 4 (0.40%) NUnit
13 4 (0.40%) Ant
13 4 (0.40%) PowerBuilder
14 3 (0.30%) Cucumber
General
1 556 (56.28%) Finance
2 277 (28.04%) Front Office
3 174 (17.61%) Banking
4 94 (9.51%) Investment Banking
5 52 (5.26%) Back Office
6 50 (5.06%) Financial Institution
7 20 (2.02%) Retail
8 13 (1.32%) Legal
9 10 (1.01%) Private Banking
10 7 (0.71%) Telecoms
10 7 (0.71%) Games
11 3 (0.30%) Mandarin Language
11 3 (0.30%) French Language
11 3 (0.30%) German Language
11 3 (0.30%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.10%) Wholesale Banking
12 1 (0.10%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 331 (33.50%) Developer
2 268 (27.13%) Analyst
3 197 (19.94%) Applications Support
4 189 (19.13%) Java Developer
5 178 (18.02%) Support Analyst
6 84 (8.50%) Senior Developer
6 84 (8.50%) Applications Support Analyst
7 47 (4.76%) Business Analyst
8 45 (4.55%) C++ Developer
9 40 (4.05%) Senior Java Developer
10 33 (3.34%) Core Java Developer
11 31 (3.14%) Team Leader
12 23 (2.33%) Support Specialist
13 19 (1.92%) Support Engineer
13 19 (1.92%) Systems Analyst
13 19 (1.92%) QA Manager
13 19 (1.92%) Production Support Analyst
14 18 (1.82%) Test Leader
15 16 (1.62%) Test Analyst
15 16 (1.62%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (13.36%) XML
2 85 (8.60%) Spring
3 75 (7.59%) HTML
4 70 (7.09%) .NET
4 70 (7.09%) Middleware
5 42 (4.25%) JMS
6 38 (3.85%) HTML5
7 35 (3.54%) Ultra Messaging
8 34 (3.44%) SOAP
9 33 (3.34%) Web Services
10 29 (2.94%) Rendezvous
11 24 (2.43%) Swing
12 22 (2.23%) FpML
12 22 (2.23%) TIBCO EMS
12 22 (2.23%) WPF
13 20 (2.02%) Hibernate
14 17 (1.72%) ASP.NET
14 17 (1.72%) QuickFIX
15 16 (1.62%) J2SE
16 15 (1.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 280 (28.34%) Equities
2 214 (21.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 139 (14.07%) Fixed Income
4 127 (12.85%) Derivative
5 124 (12.55%) Hedge funds
6 109 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
7 72 (7.29%) Computer Science
8 43 (4.35%) SWIFT
9 39 (3.95%) Algorithms
10 36 (3.64%) Data Structures
11 28 (2.83%) Mathematics
12 19 (1.92%) Equity Derivative
13 18 (1.82%) Data Centre
14 17 (1.72%) Statistics
15 13 (1.32%) Eurex
16 12 (1.21%) Credit Derivative
16 12 (1.21%) N-Tier
17 10 (1.01%) Grid Computing
18 9 (0.91%) Physics
18 9 (0.91%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 408 (41.30%) UNIX
2 376 (38.06%) Linux
3 191 (19.33%) Windows
4 27 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (1.42%) CentOS
5 14 (1.42%) Solaris
6 13 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (1.21%) Ubuntu
7 12 (1.21%) SUSE
7 12 (1.21%) Debian
8 11 (1.11%) Fedora
9 2 (0.20%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.20%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.20%) Android
9 2 (0.20%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.10%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.10%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
2 200 (20.24%) Electronic Trading
3 165 (16.70%) Low Latency
4 164 (16.60%) Multithreading
5 99 (10.02%) Algorithmic Trading
6 80 (8.10%) TDD
6 80 (8.10%) OO
7 66 (6.68%) Continuous Integration
8 63 (6.38%) Investment Management
9 58 (5.87%) Software Engineering
10 49 (4.96%) Asset Management
11 46 (4.66%) Market Making
12 45 (4.55%) SDLC
13 43 (4.35%) Risk Management
13 43 (4.35%) Scrum
14 42 (4.25%) Concurrent Programming
15 40 (4.05%) Project Management
16 37 (3.74%) ITIL
17 35 (3.54%) Automated Testing
18 34 (3.44%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 478 (48.38%) SQL
2 409 (41.40%) Java
3 183 (18.52%) Python
4 177 (17.91%) Perl
5 98 (9.92%) Bash Shell
6 84 (8.50%) C++
7 82 (8.30%) C#
8 68 (6.88%) Shell Script
9 57 (5.77%) JavaScript
10 47 (4.76%) VBA
11 45 (4.55%) Korn
12 40 (4.05%) T-SQL
13 36 (3.64%) PowerShell
14 32 (3.24%) PL/SQL
15 20 (2.02%) AWK
16 19 (1.92%) sed
17 16 (1.62%) Scala
17 16 (1.62%) Tcl
18 15 (1.52%) VB
19 13 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 200 (20.24%) Degree
2 15 (1.52%) ISEB
3 10 (1.01%) PhD
4 9 (0.91%) ISTQB
5 7 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.30%) CCNA
6 3 (0.30%) MCP
7 1 (0.10%) HNC
7 1 (0.10%) HND
7 1 (0.10%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (10.73%) QA
2 16 (1.62%) SLA
3 10 (1.01%) MiFID
4 5 (0.51%) FATCA
4 5 (0.51%) EMIR
5 3 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 14 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.81%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.20%) vSphere
5 1 (0.10%) KVM
Systems Management
1 22 (2.23%) ITRS Geneos
2 18 (1.82%) Puppet
3 13 (1.32%) CFEngine
3 13 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.32%) SolarWinds Orion
4 6 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.51%) Nagios
6 4 (0.40%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.10%) Ansible
7 1 (0.10%) WSUS
7 1 (0.10%) Netcool
7 1 (0.10%) Control-M
Vendors
1 158 (15.99%) Oracle
2 60 (6.07%) Sybase
3 55 (5.57%) Bloomberg
4 52 (5.26%) Fidessa
5 47 (4.76%) TIBCO
6 37 (3.74%) Microsoft
7 35 (3.54%) HP
8 31 (3.14%) IBM
9 30 (3.04%) Red Hat
10 23 (2.33%) Patsystems
11 21 (2.13%) Reuters
11 21 (2.13%) VMware
12 18 (1.82%) Sophis
12 18 (1.82%) Juniper
13 15 (1.52%) NYFIX
13 15 (1.52%) ION Trading
13 15 (1.52%) Citrix
14 14 (1.42%) Splunk
15 13 (1.32%) SolarWinds
15 13 (1.32%) GL TRADE
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: Unspecified £ Market Rate + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus+ Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: Unspecified £ Market Rate + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Salary is approx 55-70k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, pension, health, etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75 - £90 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
PCR
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + 12% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago