The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VWAP in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VWAP over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Volume-Weighted Average Price (VWAP)
Rank 617 607 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing VWAP 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.005% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.030% 0.010% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £65,000 £97,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary - - -
VWAP
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19808 20284 23231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.15% 45.82% 45.79%
Number of salaries quoted 15998 16540 19916
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,494 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VWAP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

VWAP Jobs Demand Trend in London

VWAP
Salary Trend in London

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

VWAP Salary Trend in London

VWAP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VWAP within the London region over the 3 months to 16 September 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 -4 1 £62,500 -35.89% 1
VWAP
England

VWAP
Top 16 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing VWAP 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 VWAP.

1 6 (100.00%) Front Office
1 6 (100.00%) Equities
1 6 (100.00%) Algorithmic Trading
1 6 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
2 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 5 (83.33%) Investment Banking
2 5 (83.33%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Hedge funds
4 1 (16.67%) TWAP

VWAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing VWAP 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 VWAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
General
1 6 (100.00%) Front Office
2 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 5 (83.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Applications Support
2 5 (83.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Equities
2 1 (16.67%) Hedge funds
2 1 (16.67%) TWAP
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Algorithmic Trading
1 6 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
1 5 (83.33%) Python
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) ITRS Geneos