The table below looks at the statistics for Electronic Trading skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronic Trading over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Trading (eTrading)
Rank 647 511 560
Rank change year-on-year
-136 +49
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 276 539 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.49% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.56% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 233 447 436
Median salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £105,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86057 95763 100141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 87.26% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 71845 78422 80737
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Electronic Trading
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Electronic Trading as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Electronic Trading Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Electronic Trading
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electronic Trading within the UK.

Electronic Trading Salary Trend in the UK

Electronic Trading
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronic Trading over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 within the UK.

Electronic Trading Salary Histogram in the UK

Electronic Trading
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronic Trading within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 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
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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
England -149 268 £75,000 +7.14% 50
London -91 245 £75,000 +7.14% 42
City of London -45 50 £65,000 -13.33% 26
Nottinghamshire -19 11 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Nottingham -20 11 £40,000 +14.28% 3
East Midlands -26 11 £40,000 +14.28% 3
South West +15 8 £60,000 - 1
Dorset - 8 £60,000 - 1
Bournemouth - 8 £60,000 - 1
Scotland +13 6 - - 2
Glasgow -2 6 - - 2
West Midlands -6 3 £50,000 +44.92%
Birmingham -9 2 £50,000 +44.92%
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
Belfast - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £52,000 -
County Antrim - 2 - -
Docklands, London +9 1 £40,000 -55.55% 1
Solihull - 1 £57,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing Electronic Trading also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Electronic Trading.

1 248 (42.91%) Java
2 211 (36.51%) Finance
3 184 (31.83%) Low Latency
4 179 (30.97%) Unix
5 174 (30.10%) Linux
6 163 (28.20%) FIX Protocol
7 159 (27.51%) Front Office
8 151 (26.12%) Multithreading
9 141 (24.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 137 (23.70%) SQL
10 137 (23.70%) Degree
11 122 (21.11%) Banking
12 120 (20.76%) Python
13 114 (19.72%) Fixed Income
14 104 (17.99%) C++
15 102 (17.65%) Computer Science
16 100 (17.30%) Oracle
17 95 (16.44%) Equities
18 83 (14.36%) Algorithmic Trading
18 83 (14.36%) Derivative
19 81 (14.01%) Windows
20 78 (13.49%) Hedge funds
21 75 (12.98%) C#
22 72 (12.46%) Investment Banking
23 70 (12.11%) Agile Software Development
24 61 (10.55%) Relational Database
25 56 (9.69%) Perl
26 50 (8.65%) TCP/IP
27 48 (8.30%) TIBCO
27 48 (8.30%) KDB

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (1.04%) Confluence
1 6 (1.04%) MQSeries
2 5 (0.87%) Apache
2 5 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (0.69%) IIS
3 4 (0.69%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.52%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.52%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.35%) GemFire
5 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.35%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (3.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.69%) MS Office
4 3 (0.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (2.08%) Oracle 11i
2 11 (1.90%) Markit EDM
2 11 (1.90%) MultiFonds
2 11 (1.90%) thinkFolio
3 8 (1.38%) ION MarketView
4 7 (1.21%) RMDS
5 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.17%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 1 (0.17%) Kondor
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 50 (8.65%) TCP/IP
2 47 (8.13%) LAN
2 47 (8.13%) WAN
3 38 (6.57%) Multicast
4 26 (4.50%) SAN
5 21 (3.63%) Firewall
6 16 (2.77%) Wireshark
7 13 (2.25%) tcpdump
8 12 (2.08%) Fibre Channel
8 12 (2.08%) iSCSI
8 12 (2.08%) LDAP
8 12 (2.08%) NetScaler
9 10 (1.73%) DWDM
10 6 (1.04%) HTTP
11 5 (0.87%) HTTPS
11 5 (0.87%) VPN
12 4 (0.69%) DNS
13 3 (0.52%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (0.52%) Ethernet
14 2 (0.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (10.55%) Relational Database
2 48 (8.30%) KDB
3 40 (6.92%) SQL Server
4 26 (4.50%) Oracle Database
5 18 (3.11%) DB2
5 18 (3.11%) RDBMS
6 12 (2.08%) MySQL
6 12 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
6 12 (2.08%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 12 (2.08%) Oracle9i Database
7 10 (1.73%) Tick Data
8 9 (1.56%) Big Data
8 9 (1.56%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.38%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.69%) BigTable
11 4 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.52%) Hazelcast
12 3 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 45 (7.79%) Subversion
2 23 (3.98%) Git (software)
3 19 (3.29%) Jenkins
4 16 (2.77%) JIRA
5 14 (2.42%) Ant
6 13 (2.25%) Maven
7 12 (2.08%) GCC
7 12 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (1.21%) Ranorex
8 7 (1.21%) TeamCity
9 6 (1.04%) JUnit
10 5 (0.87%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.87%) Sonatype Nexus
10 5 (0.87%) TestDirector
11 4 (0.69%) GDB
12 3 (0.52%) EasyMock
12 3 (0.52%) Selenium
13 2 (0.35%) Moq
13 2 (0.35%) NUnit
14 1 (0.17%) Mocha
General
1 211 (36.51%) Finance
2 159 (27.51%) Front Office
3 122 (21.11%) Banking
4 72 (12.46%) Investment Banking
5 40 (6.92%) Back Office
6 28 (4.84%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.90%) Private Banking
8 9 (1.56%) French Language
9 7 (1.21%) German Language
10 6 (1.04%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.69%) Legal
11 4 (0.69%) Publishing
11 4 (0.69%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.35%) Advertising
12 2 (0.35%) Electronics
12 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.35%) Marketing
12 2 (0.35%) Retail
13 1 (0.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 240 (41.52%) Developer
2 116 (20.07%) Java Developer
3 92 (15.92%) Analyst
4 66 (11.42%) Support Analyst
5 60 (10.38%) C++ Developer
6 49 (8.48%) Electronic Trading Developer
7 43 (7.44%) Applications Support
8 38 (6.57%) C# Developer
8 38 (6.57%) Electronic Trading Support
9 32 (5.54%) Consultant
10 30 (5.19%) Senior Developer
11 23 (3.98%) Front Office Developer
11 23 (3.98%) Low Latency Java Developer
12 22 (3.81%) .NET Developer
12 22 (3.81%) Business Analyst
12 22 (3.81%) FIX Analyst
12 22 (3.81%) Technology Consultant
13 21 (3.63%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
13 21 (3.63%) FIX Support Analyst
14 20 (3.46%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (28.20%) FIX Protocol
2 43 (7.44%) .NET
3 40 (6.92%) XML
4 39 (6.75%) Rendezvous
5 33 (5.71%) Ultra Messaging
6 32 (5.54%) SOAP
7 31 (5.36%) TIBCO EMS
8 28 (4.84%) JMS
9 27 (4.67%) Web Services
10 26 (4.50%) XML Schema
11 22 (3.81%) XSL
12 21 (3.63%) J2SE
13 18 (3.11%) Middleware
13 18 (3.11%) STL
14 17 (2.94%) HTML
14 17 (2.94%) WCF
14 17 (2.94%) WPF
15 15 (2.60%) AngularJS
16 14 (2.42%) HTML5
17 12 (2.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 141 (24.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 114 (19.72%) Fixed Income
3 102 (17.65%) Computer Science
4 95 (16.44%) Equities
5 83 (14.36%) Derivative
6 78 (13.49%) Hedge funds
7 46 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
8 44 (7.61%) Algorithms
9 40 (6.92%) Data Structures
10 36 (6.23%) Mathematics
11 28 (4.84%) Fintech
12 24 (4.15%) Data Centre
13 22 (3.81%) Virtual Team
14 21 (3.63%) Physics
15 15 (2.60%) N-Tier
16 14 (2.42%) Grid Computing
17 13 (2.25%) Equity Derivative
18 12 (2.08%) HP StoreVirtual
19 11 (1.90%) Management Information System
19 11 (1.90%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 179 (30.97%) Unix
2 174 (30.10%) Linux
3 81 (14.01%) Windows
4 28 (4.84%) Windows Server
5 27 (4.67%) Solaris
6 16 (2.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (2.25%) CentOS
8 12 (2.08%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.35%) AIX
9 2 (0.35%) Debian
9 2 (0.35%) Fedora
9 2 (0.35%) SUSE
9 2 (0.35%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (31.83%) Low Latency
2 151 (26.12%) Multithreading
3 83 (14.36%) Algorithmic Trading
4 70 (12.11%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (8.13%) Asset Management
6 46 (7.96%) Software Engineering
7 44 (7.61%) Risk Management
7 44 (7.61%) TDD
8 42 (7.27%) High Availability
9 38 (6.57%) Project Management
10 32 (5.54%) SDLC
11 31 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (5.36%) ITIL
11 31 (5.36%) Mentoring
11 31 (5.36%) Unit Testing
12 29 (5.02%) OOP
13 27 (4.67%) Business Analysis
14 26 (4.50%) UML
15 23 (3.98%) OO
16 22 (3.81%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 248 (42.91%) Java
2 137 (23.70%) SQL
3 120 (20.76%) Python
4 104 (17.99%) C++
5 75 (12.98%) C#
6 56 (9.69%) Perl
7 47 (8.13%) Bash Shell
8 41 (7.09%) JavaScript
9 30 (5.19%) Shell Script
10 26 (4.50%) XPath
11 25 (4.33%) Ruby
12 23 (3.98%) C
13 16 (2.77%) VB
14 12 (2.08%) PHP
14 12 (2.08%) VBA
15 11 (1.90%) VB.NET
16 10 (1.73%) R
17 8 (1.38%) MATLAB
18 6 (1.04%) C-shell
18 6 (1.04%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 137 (23.70%) Degree
2 22 (3.81%) Brainbench
3 12 (2.08%) Sun Certification
4 11 (1.90%) RHCE
5 6 (1.04%) ISEB
6 5 (0.87%) ISEB Practitioner
6 5 (0.87%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.87%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (0.69%) PhD
8 3 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.35%) CFA
9 2 (0.35%) MBA
10 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.88%) QA
2 10 (1.73%) MiFID
3 7 (1.21%) Dodd-Frank
4 6 (1.04%) EMIR
5 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (2.77%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.08%) NFS
2 12 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
2 12 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.17%) Firmware
5 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 13 (2.25%) Puppet
2 8 (1.38%) Nagios
3 5 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.69%) Thomson Reuters DACS
5 3 (0.52%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.35%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.17%) HP NNM
7 1 (0.17%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.17%) Hyperic
7 1 (0.17%) Netcool
7 1 (0.17%) OPNET
7 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 100 (17.30%) Oracle
2 48 (8.30%) TIBCO
3 45 (7.79%) Sybase
4 38 (6.57%) Microsoft
5 26 (4.50%) HP
6 25 (4.33%) Fidessa
7 23 (3.98%) Bloomberg
8 22 (3.81%) ION Trading
9 17 (2.94%) Citrix
9 17 (2.94%) Red Hat
9 17 (2.94%) Reuters
9 17 (2.94%) VMware
10 16 (2.77%) Sun
11 15 (2.60%) SunGard
12 13 (2.25%) Splunk
13 12 (2.08%) 3PAR
13 12 (2.08%) Charles River
13 12 (2.08%) IBM
13 12 (2.08%) NetApp
14 11 (1.90%) Linedata
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