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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
England / North West
Rank 244 - 252
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.017% - 0.072%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.040% - 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Median salary £45,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £53,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.32% +19.44%

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
2518 2088 2806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.99% 36.92% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2185 1816 2456
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 23 February 2017. 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 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
Manchester - 1 £45,000 -
FIX Protocol
England

FIX Protocol
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) Fixed Income
2 7 (87.50%) Middleware
2 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (50.00%) QA Automation
4 4 (50.00%) QA
4 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (50.00%) Automation Testing
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Front Office
5 3 (37.50%) Back Office
5 3 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (25.00%) Market Making
6 2 (25.00%) PHP
6 2 (25.00%) C++
6 2 (25.00%) Python
7 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
7 1 (12.50%) OOD
7 1 (12.50%) Unisys
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (12.50%) OO
7 1 (12.50%) .NET

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 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Back Office
2 3 (37.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Automation Tester
1 3 (37.50%) QA Automation Tester
1 3 (37.50%) QA Tester
1 3 (37.50%) Support Technician
1 3 (37.50%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Junior
2 2 (25.00%) Junior Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials Developer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Middleware
2 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Fixed Income
2 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
3 1 (12.50%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
1 4 (50.00%) QA Automation
1 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Issue Tracking
3 2 (25.00%) Market Making
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) OOD
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Unisys