The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ION Trading products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ION Trading over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within ION Trading.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ION Trading
Rank 566 597 521
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -76
Permanent jobs citing ION Trading 55 49 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.10% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.22% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 37 36 83
Average salary £70,000 £70,125 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.17% +16.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £51,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £88,750 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,750 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+27.89% +26.66%
ION Trading
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
19751 22123 20483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.71% 46.22% 46.26%
Number of salaries quoted 16550 18312 16996
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

ION Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ION Trading across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

ION Trading Jobs Demand Trend in London

ION Trading
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ION Trading across the London region.

ION Trading Salary Trend in London

ION Trading
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ION Trading across the London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

ION Trading Salary Histogram in London

ION Trading
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ION Trading within the London region over the 3 months to 4 August 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 +12 5 £55,000 -31.25%
ION Trading
England

ION Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing ION Trading 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 ION Trading.

1 62 (55.86%) Front Office
2 61 (54.95%) SQL
3 55 (49.55%) UNIX
4 54 (48.65%) ION MarketView
5 45 (40.54%) Banking
6 42 (37.84%) Windows
7 38 (34.23%) Investment Banking
8 37 (33.33%) Fixed Income
9 35 (31.53%) Linux
10 30 (27.03%) Finance
11 29 (26.13%) Sybase
11 29 (26.13%) TIBCO
12 27 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (24.32%) Derivative
13 26 (23.42%) C#
14 25 (22.52%) RMDS
15 24 (21.62%) .NET
16 23 (20.72%) Oracle
17 22 (19.82%) WPF
18 21 (18.92%) Bloomberg
19 20 (18.02%) Electronic Trading
20 19 (17.12%) Reuters
21 17 (15.32%) SQL Server
21 17 (15.32%) Asset Management
22 16 (14.41%) Credit Derivative
23 15 (13.51%) Degree
23 15 (13.51%) FIX Protocol
23 15 (13.51%) TDD
23 15 (13.51%) Perl
23 15 (13.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

ION Trading
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing ION Trading 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 ION Trading. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.70%) Confluence
2 1 (0.90%) MTS
Applications
1 4 (3.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.80%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (1.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 54 (48.65%) ION MarketView
2 25 (22.52%) RMDS
3 11 (9.91%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (6.31%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 2 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.90%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.91%) TCP/IP
2 10 (9.01%) SAN
2 10 (9.01%) LAN
2 10 (9.01%) WAN
2 10 (9.01%) Multicast
3 4 (3.60%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.71%) Relational Database
3 10 (9.01%) MySQL
3 10 (9.01%) RDBMS
4 9 (8.11%) KDB
5 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.80%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Visual Studio
1 3 (2.70%) Xcode
2 1 (0.90%) Mocha
2 1 (0.90%) Jasmine
General
1 62 (55.86%) Front Office
2 45 (40.54%) Banking
3 38 (34.23%) Investment Banking
4 30 (27.03%) Finance
5 10 (9.01%) Financial Institution
5 10 (9.01%) Private Banking
6 3 (2.70%) Marketing
7 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (28.83%) Developer
2 27 (24.32%) Applications Support
3 22 (19.82%) C# Developer
4 18 (16.22%) Analyst
5 17 (15.32%) Support Analyst
5 17 (15.32%) WPF Developer
6 13 (11.71%) Applications Support Analyst
7 9 (8.11%) Project Manager
8 7 (6.31%) Programmer
9 6 (5.41%) Lead Developer
9 6 (5.41%) C# Programmer
10 4 (3.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (2.70%) Front Office Developer
11 3 (2.70%) iOS Developer
11 3 (2.70%) Production Support Analyst
11 3 (2.70%) GUI Developer
11 3 (2.70%) FX Support Analyst
12 2 (1.80%) Application Support Team Leader
12 2 (1.80%) PMO Manager
12 2 (1.80%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (21.62%) .NET
2 22 (19.82%) WPF
3 15 (13.51%) FIX Protocol
4 8 (7.21%) Rendezvous
5 7 (6.31%) TIBCO EMS
6 5 (4.50%) WCF
7 3 (2.70%) WinForms
8 2 (1.80%) Spring
8 2 (1.80%) Middleware
8 2 (1.80%) XML
8 2 (1.80%) XSD
8 2 (1.80%) XSLT
8 2 (1.80%) LINQ
9 1 (0.90%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.90%) Backbone.js
9 1 (0.90%) D3.js
9 1 (0.90%) Ember.js
9 1 (0.90%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.90%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 37 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 27 (24.32%) Derivative
3 16 (14.41%) Credit Derivative
4 15 (13.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (9.91%) Hedge funds
6 10 (9.01%) Data Centre
6 10 (9.01%) Grid Computing
7 8 (7.21%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 6 (5.41%) Equities
9 3 (2.70%) N-Tier
9 3 (2.70%) Mathematics
9 3 (2.70%) User Experience
10 2 (1.80%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.90%) Eurex
11 1 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.90%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 55 (49.55%) UNIX
2 42 (37.84%) Windows
3 35 (31.53%) Linux
4 12 (10.81%) Windows 7
5 8 (7.21%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.60%) Solaris
7 3 (2.70%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.90%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.90%) SUSE
8 1 (0.90%) Debian
8 1 (0.90%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (18.02%) Electronic Trading
3 17 (15.32%) Asset Management
4 15 (13.51%) TDD
5 14 (12.61%) Risk Analysis
6 11 (9.91%) Business Analysis
7 10 (9.01%) High Availability
7 10 (9.01%) Line Management
7 10 (9.01%) Mentoring
7 10 (9.01%) People Management
8 9 (8.11%) Multithreading
8 9 (8.11%) Risk Management
8 9 (8.11%) ITIL
9 8 (7.21%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (6.31%) PRINCE2
10 7 (6.31%) Project Management
10 7 (6.31%) Low Latency
11 6 (5.41%) OO
12 5 (4.50%) CRM
12 5 (4.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 61 (54.95%) SQL
2 26 (23.42%) C#
3 15 (13.51%) Perl
4 13 (11.71%) Python
5 11 (9.91%) Java
6 8 (7.21%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.60%) C
8 3 (2.70%) C++
8 3 (2.70%) Objective-C
8 3 (2.70%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.80%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.80%) VBA
10 1 (0.90%) AWK
10 1 (0.90%) Korn
10 1 (0.90%) C-shell
10 1 (0.90%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (13.51%) Degree
2 7 (6.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.90%) PMP
3 1 (0.90%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.90%) APMP
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.60%) Nagios
1 4 (3.60%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 29 (26.13%) Sybase
1 29 (26.13%) TIBCO
2 23 (20.72%) Oracle
3 21 (18.92%) Bloomberg
4 19 (17.12%) Reuters
5 13 (11.71%) Fidessa
6 11 (9.91%) Patsystems
7 10 (9.01%) HP
7 10 (9.01%) IBM
8 4 (3.60%) Microsoft
8 4 (3.60%) Splunk
9 3 (2.70%) DevExpress
9 3 (2.70%) Apple
9 3 (2.70%) Perforce
10 1 (0.90%) NYFIX
10 1 (0.90%) EasyScreen
10 1 (0.90%) EccoWare
10 1 (0.90%) eSpeed
10 1 (0.90%) CQG
10 1 (0.90%) Salesforce.com