The table below looks at the statistics for Electronic Trading skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronic Trading over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Trading
Rank 567 511 561
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +50
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 361 436 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.40% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.49% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 279 340 309
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,600 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-36.66% -5.26%

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
92095 89576 91817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.23% 81.81% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75962 71840 78174
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Electronic Trading
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Electronic Trading within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Electronic Trading Salary Histogram in the UK

Electronic Trading
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronic Trading within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 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
England -52 359 £65,000 -7.14% 33
London -21 345 £65,000 -7.14% 32
City of London -43 73 £70,000 - 8
South East +17 10 £28,500 -54.40% 1
Surrey +4 10 £28,500 -54.40% 1
Dorking - 9 £28,500 - 1
Brentwood - 3 - -
Essex - 3 - -
East of England - 3 - -
Scotland -1 1 - -
West Midlands -16 1 £30,000 -29.41%
Solihull - 1 £30,000 -
Woking - 1 £55,000 -

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Electronic 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 Electronic Trading.

1 328 (45.49%) Finance
2 307 (42.58%) SQL
3 240 (33.29%) Front Office
4 231 (32.04%) Java
5 229 (31.76%) UNIX
6 204 (28.29%) FIX Protocol
7 197 (27.32%) Equities
8 189 (26.21%) C#
9 184 (25.52%) Linux
10 168 (23.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 150 (20.80%) Low Latency
12 147 (20.39%) Banking
13 143 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
14 135 (18.72%) Windows
14 135 (18.72%) Degree
15 129 (17.89%) Fixed Income
15 129 (17.89%) Multithreading
16 126 (17.48%) C++
16 126 (17.48%) Python
17 120 (16.64%) Derivative
18 119 (16.50%) Risk Management
19 113 (15.67%) Perl
20 109 (15.12%) Investment Banking
21 104 (14.42%) Algorithmic Trading
22 92 (12.76%) Hedge funds
23 90 (12.48%) .NET
24 83 (11.51%) OO
25 78 (10.82%) Oracle
26 68 (9.43%) Computer Science
27 64 (8.88%) Sybase

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Electronic 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 Electronic Trading. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (1.80%) MQSeries
2 9 (1.25%) FormScape
2 9 (1.25%) TIBCO EMS
3 7 (0.97%) MTS
4 6 (0.83%) Apache
5 5 (0.69%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.42%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.42%) JBoss
6 3 (0.42%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.42%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.14%) CMS
7 1 (0.14%) IIS
7 1 (0.14%) Confluence
7 1 (0.14%) Node.js
7 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.14%) nginx
Applications
1 32 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.08%) MS Office
3 6 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.28%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 32 (4.44%) Endur
2 23 (3.19%) ION MarketView
3 12 (1.66%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (0.83%) 3000 Xtra
4 6 (0.83%) RMDS
5 4 (0.55%) Summit
5 4 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.28%) Eikon
7 1 (0.14%) Rolfe and Nolan
7 1 (0.14%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.44%) TCP/IP
2 23 (3.19%) Multicast
3 22 (3.05%) Firewall
4 21 (2.91%) WAN
5 17 (2.36%) LAN
6 14 (1.94%) SNMP
7 12 (1.66%) SAN
8 8 (1.11%) Network Security
9 7 (0.97%) Internet
9 7 (0.97%) BGP
10 6 (0.83%) OSPF
10 6 (0.83%) tcpdump
11 5 (0.69%) WAAS
11 5 (0.69%) IPv6
11 5 (0.69%) MPLS
11 5 (0.69%) VoIP
12 4 (0.55%) Wireshark
12 4 (0.55%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (0.42%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (8.88%) SQL Server
2 43 (5.96%) Relational Database
3 24 (3.33%) RDBMS
3 24 (3.33%) KDB
4 12 (1.66%) MySQL
5 7 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (0.83%) MS Access
6 6 (0.83%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.69%) DB2
7 5 (0.69%) Informix
8 4 (0.55%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 4 (0.55%) Oracle9i Database
8 4 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.55%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.55%) Big Data
9 3 (0.42%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (4.58%) Subversion
1 33 (4.58%) SpecFlow
2 17 (2.36%) Maven
3 11 (1.53%) Git (software)
4 9 (1.25%) JIRA
5 6 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (0.69%) Hamcrest
6 5 (0.69%) jMock
6 5 (0.69%) Apache Ivy
7 4 (0.55%) JUnit
8 2 (0.28%) Ant
8 2 (0.28%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.28%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (0.28%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.28%) GCC
8 2 (0.28%) GDB
9 1 (0.14%) XDE
9 1 (0.14%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
General
1 328 (45.49%) Finance
2 240 (33.29%) Front Office
3 147 (20.39%) Banking
4 109 (15.12%) Investment Banking
5 29 (4.02%) Financial Institution
6 23 (3.19%) Back Office
7 9 (1.25%) Retail
8 7 (0.97%) Private Banking
9 6 (0.83%) Legal
10 4 (0.55%) Law
10 4 (0.55%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.42%) Games
12 2 (0.28%) Advertising
12 2 (0.28%) Marketing
12 2 (0.28%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 323 (44.80%) Developer
2 177 (24.55%) Analyst
3 118 (16.37%) Java Developer
4 115 (15.95%) Support Analyst
5 98 (13.59%) Applications Support
6 91 (12.62%) C# Developer
7 64 (8.88%) Applications Support Analyst
8 52 (7.21%) Senior Developer
9 44 (6.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 43 (5.96%) C# .NET Developer
11 41 (5.69%) C++ Developer
12 32 (4.44%) Business Analyst
13 27 (3.74%) Senior C# Developer
14 25 (3.47%) Junior
15 24 (3.33%) Programmer
16 22 (3.05%) WPF Developer
17 19 (2.64%) Software Developer
17 19 (2.64%) Senior Analyst
18 18 (2.50%) Senior Programmer
19 17 (2.36%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (28.29%) FIX Protocol
2 90 (12.48%) .NET
3 54 (7.49%) ASP.NET
4 49 (6.80%) Middleware
5 45 (6.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 38 (5.27%) WPF
7 31 (4.30%) XML
8 30 (4.16%) Spring
9 27 (3.74%) WinForms
10 25 (3.47%) HTML
11 24 (3.33%) Rendezvous
12 21 (2.91%) J2EE
13 20 (2.77%) JMS
14 17 (2.36%) STL
15 16 (2.22%) SOAP
16 13 (1.80%) HTML5
17 12 (1.66%) Hibernate
18 11 (1.53%) QuickFIX
18 11 (1.53%) WCF
19 10 (1.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 197 (27.32%) Equities
2 168 (23.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 129 (17.89%) Fixed Income
4 120 (16.64%) Derivative
5 92 (12.76%) Hedge funds
6 68 (9.43%) Computer Science
7 48 (6.66%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (3.19%) Mathematics
9 21 (2.91%) N-Tier
9 21 (2.91%) Algorithms
10 17 (2.36%) Open Source
11 13 (1.80%) Reference Data
11 13 (1.80%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.53%) Credit Derivative
13 10 (1.39%) Equity Derivative
14 9 (1.25%) Grid Computing
15 7 (0.97%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 7 (0.97%) Spread Betting
16 5 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
17 4 (0.55%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 229 (31.76%) UNIX
2 184 (25.52%) Linux
3 135 (18.72%) Windows
4 26 (3.61%) Solaris
5 19 (2.64%) Windows XP
6 18 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.53%) Windows NT
8 7 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.55%) CentOS
9 4 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.55%) SUSE
9 4 (0.55%) Debian
9 4 (0.55%) Fedora
9 4 (0.55%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.42%) Windows Vista
10 3 (0.42%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.14%) Android
11 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (20.80%) Low Latency
2 143 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (17.89%) Multithreading
4 119 (16.50%) Risk Management
5 104 (14.42%) Algorithmic Trading
6 83 (11.51%) OO
7 54 (7.49%) TDD
8 46 (6.38%) MVC
9 40 (5.55%) E-Commerce
10 38 (5.27%) Automated Testing
11 36 (4.99%) ETRM
12 34 (4.72%) Mentoring
13 33 (4.58%) Test Automation
13 33 (4.58%) BDD
14 28 (3.88%) Project Management
15 27 (3.74%) OOP
15 27 (3.74%) Analytics
16 25 (3.47%) Business Analysis
17 24 (3.33%) Software Engineering
18 23 (3.19%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 307 (42.58%) SQL
2 231 (32.04%) Java
3 189 (26.21%) C#
4 126 (17.48%) C++
4 126 (17.48%) Python
5 113 (15.67%) Perl
6 46 (6.38%) JavaScript
7 33 (4.58%) PowerShell
8 26 (3.61%) Ruby
9 24 (3.33%) Shell Script
10 23 (3.19%) C
11 20 (2.77%) T-SQL
12 18 (2.50%) VBA
13 17 (2.36%) VC++
13 17 (2.36%) Bash Shell
14 15 (2.08%) PHP
15 14 (1.94%) VB.NET
16 10 (1.39%) Groovy
17 9 (1.25%) XPath
17 9 (1.25%) AWK
Qualifications
1 135 (18.72%) Degree
2 9 (1.25%) Brainbench
3 4 (0.55%) Sun Certification
4 3 (0.42%) PhD
4 3 (0.42%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.28%) CCNP
5 2 (0.28%) PMP
5 2 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.14%) CCNA
6 1 (0.14%) ISEB
6 1 (0.14%) CCIE
6 1 (0.14%) MBA
6 1 (0.14%) MCITP
6 1 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.19%) QA
2 6 (0.83%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.28%) SLA
3 2 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.55%) KVM
2 4 (0.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.14%) NFS
3 1 (0.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (1.39%) ITRS Geneos
2 7 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.69%) Puppet
3 5 (0.69%) Ansible
4 4 (0.55%) Nagios
5 3 (0.42%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.14%) OpenView
6 1 (0.14%) OVSD
6 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 78 (10.82%) Oracle
2 64 (8.88%) Sybase
3 60 (8.32%) Bloomberg
4 53 (7.35%) Microsoft
5 46 (6.38%) Reuters
6 40 (5.55%) ION Trading
6 40 (5.55%) TIBCO
7 36 (4.99%) Fidessa
8 32 (4.44%) OpenLink
8 32 (4.44%) 29West
9 21 (2.91%) Red Hat
10 17 (2.36%) NYFIX
10 17 (2.36%) SunGard
10 17 (2.36%) HP
11 14 (1.94%) Tradeweb
12 13 (1.80%) Patsystems
13 11 (1.53%) VMware
13 11 (1.53%) Informatica
14 9 (1.25%) GL TRADE
15 8 (1.11%) Cisco
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus+ benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + 30% bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorking
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25500 - £27500 per annum + benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus/Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £95,000 per annum Salary is approx 55-95k base + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago