The table below looks at the statistics for FIX Protocol skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FIX Protocol over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 241 - 264
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.083% - 0.027%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% - 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Median salary £25,000 - £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £33,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+62.96% -25.00%
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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2460 2629 3276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.84% 39.33% 44.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2129 2265 2767
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

FIX Protocol
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing FIX Protocol as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

FIX Protocol Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

FIX Protocol
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FIX Protocol across the North West region.

FIX Protocol Salary Trend in the North West

FIX Protocol
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FIX Protocol within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 3 £25,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £20,000 -
FIX Protocol
England

FIX Protocol
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing FIX Protocol also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for FIX Protocol.

1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Fixed Income
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Market Making
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (60.00%) QA Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Front Office
3 2 (40.00%) Back Office
3 2 (40.00%) Issue Tracking

FIX Protocol
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Back Office
2 2 (40.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Automation Tester
1 3 (60.00%) QA Automation Tester
1 3 (60.00%) QA Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Fixed Income
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Defect Tracking
1 3 (60.00%) Market Making
1 3 (60.00%) QA Automation
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA