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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Trading (eTrading)
Rank 654 590 527
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -63
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 276 407 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.38% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.44% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 221 352 466
Median salary £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £35,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -30.00%

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
86678 92333 100261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 86.39% 85.34%
Number of salaries quoted 72146 75008 81488
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 25 May 2016 within the UK.

Electronic Trading Salary Histogram in the UK

Electronic Trading
Top 22 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 25 May 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
England -80 268 £75,000 +7.14% 61
London -79 260 £75,000 +3.44% 59
City of London -12 50 £65,000 -7.14% 32
Scotland 0 8 - - 3
Mayfair - 7 £100,000 -
Edinburgh - 7 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £28,000 - 2
Birmingham -1 3 £50,000 +53.84%
West Midlands -18 3 £50,000 +53.84%
East of England +32 2 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Nottingham +10 2 £62,500 +108.33% 1
East Midlands +8 2 £62,500 +108.33% 1
Canary Wharf +5 2 £47,500 -17.39%
Nottinghamshire -2 2 £62,500 +108.33% 1
Hammersmith - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £45,000 - 1
Reading +20 1 £50,000 -41.17%
South East +16 1 £50,000 -41.17%
Berkshire +14 1 £50,000 -41.17%
Glasgow -11 1 - - 3
Cambridge - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 £45,000 - 1

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 278 (43.37%) Finance
2 258 (40.25%) Java
3 196 (30.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 195 (30.42%) Unix
5 194 (30.27%) Low Latency
6 193 (30.11%) Front Office
7 181 (28.24%) SQL
8 178 (27.77%) FIX Protocol
9 164 (25.59%) Linux
10 162 (25.27%) Multithreading
11 159 (24.80%) C++
12 146 (22.78%) Banking
13 145 (22.62%) Python
14 141 (22.00%) Degree
15 132 (20.59%) Fixed Income
16 115 (17.94%) Windows
17 109 (17.00%) Equities
18 107 (16.69%) Oracle
19 102 (15.91%) Derivative
20 101 (15.76%) C#
21 94 (14.66%) Hedge funds
22 87 (13.57%) Computer Science
22 87 (13.57%) Investment Banking
23 78 (12.17%) Relational Database
24 72 (11.23%) Risk Management
25 67 (10.45%) Algorithmic Trading
26 60 (9.36%) .NET
27 59 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
28 58 (9.05%) Perl
29 57 (8.89%) JavaScript

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 14 (2.18%) MQSeries
2 5 (0.78%) Confluence
2 5 (0.78%) Node.js
3 4 (0.62%) Apache
3 4 (0.62%) GemFire
3 4 (0.62%) IIS
3 4 (0.62%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.47%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.31%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.31%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.31%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.16%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 27 (4.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.47%) MS Project
4 2 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 25 (3.90%) ION MarketView
2 19 (2.96%) thinkFolio
3 13 (2.03%) Oracle 11i
4 12 (1.87%) Markit EDM
4 12 (1.87%) MultiFonds
5 3 (0.47%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (7.80%) TCP/IP
2 44 (6.86%) Multicast
3 41 (6.40%) LAN
3 41 (6.40%) WAN
4 32 (4.99%) SAN
5 17 (2.65%) Firewall
6 14 (2.18%) iSCSI
6 14 (2.18%) NetScaler
6 14 (2.18%) Wireshark
7 12 (1.87%) Fibre Channel
7 12 (1.87%) LDAP
7 12 (1.87%) tcpdump
8 10 (1.56%) DWDM
9 5 (0.78%) DNS
9 5 (0.78%) FTP
10 3 (0.47%) DHCP
10 3 (0.47%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.31%) Junos
11 2 (0.31%) NAS
11 2 (0.31%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (12.17%) Relational Database
2 57 (8.89%) KDB
3 41 (6.40%) SQL Server
4 27 (4.21%) Oracle Database
5 24 (3.74%) RDBMS
6 19 (2.96%) DB2
7 17 (2.65%) MySQL
8 16 (2.50%) NoSQL
9 13 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
9 13 (2.03%) Oracle Database 10g
9 13 (2.03%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 13 (2.03%) Oracle9i Database
10 12 (1.87%) BigTable
10 12 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (1.25%) Big Data
11 8 (1.25%) Tick Data
12 7 (1.09%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (0.47%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 55 (8.58%) Subversion
2 25 (3.90%) Git (software)
3 21 (3.28%) Ant
3 21 (3.28%) Maven
4 16 (2.50%) Jenkins
5 15 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (1.87%) GCC
7 11 (1.72%) JUnit
8 10 (1.56%) JIRA
8 10 (1.56%) TeamCity
9 8 (1.25%) GDB
9 8 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (0.62%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.62%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.62%) YourKit
11 3 (0.47%) EasyMock
11 3 (0.47%) NUnit
12 2 (0.31%) Moq
13 1 (0.16%) Mocha
13 1 (0.16%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 278 (43.37%) Finance
2 193 (30.11%) Front Office
3 146 (22.78%) Banking
4 87 (13.57%) Investment Banking
5 50 (7.80%) Back Office
6 46 (7.18%) Financial Institution
7 16 (2.50%) Private Banking
8 15 (2.34%) Legal
9 7 (1.09%) French Language
10 6 (0.94%) Games
10 6 (0.94%) German Language
10 6 (0.94%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.47%) Publishing
12 2 (0.31%) Advertising
12 2 (0.31%) Retail
Job Titles
1 300 (46.80%) Developer
2 124 (19.34%) Java Developer
3 101 (15.76%) Analyst
4 91 (14.20%) C++ Developer
5 72 (11.23%) Support Analyst
6 59 (9.20%) C# Developer
7 58 (9.05%) Applications Support
8 42 (6.55%) Electronic Trading Developer
9 38 (5.93%) Electronic Trading Support
10 34 (5.30%) Consultant
11 31 (4.84%) .NET Developer
12 30 (4.68%) Low Latency Java Developer
13 29 (4.52%) C# .NET Developer
13 29 (4.52%) Senior Developer
14 28 (4.37%) Technology Consultant
15 25 (3.90%) Support Engineer
16 23 (3.59%) Front Office Developer
17 22 (3.43%) Applications Support Analyst
18 20 (3.12%) Senior Java Developer
19 18 (2.81%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (27.77%) FIX Protocol
2 60 (9.36%) .NET
3 52 (8.11%) XML
4 42 (6.55%) STL
5 40 (6.24%) XML Schema
6 37 (5.77%) SOAP
7 36 (5.62%) Rendezvous
8 35 (5.46%) Web Services
9 31 (4.84%) TIBCO EMS
9 31 (4.84%) Ultra Messaging
10 29 (4.52%) JMS
11 28 (4.37%) XSL
12 26 (4.06%) J2SE
13 25 (3.90%) WPF
14 22 (3.43%) WCF
15 21 (3.28%) HTML
16 18 (2.81%) Middleware
17 16 (2.50%) .NET Framework
17 16 (2.50%) Apache Flex
18 15 (2.34%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 196 (30.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 132 (20.59%) Fixed Income
3 109 (17.00%) Equities
4 102 (15.91%) Derivative
5 94 (14.66%) Hedge funds
6 87 (13.57%) Computer Science
7 46 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
8 38 (5.93%) Data Structures
9 34 (5.30%) Algorithms
10 31 (4.84%) Mathematics
11 30 (4.68%) Fintech
12 25 (3.90%) Data Centre
13 22 (3.43%) N-Tier
14 18 (2.81%) Grid Computing
15 14 (2.18%) Management Information System
16 13 (2.03%) Freedom of Information
16 13 (2.03%) Market Risk
16 13 (2.03%) Physics
17 12 (1.87%) HP StoreVirtual
18 11 (1.72%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 195 (30.42%) Unix
2 164 (25.59%) Linux
3 115 (17.94%) Windows
4 39 (6.08%) Windows Server
5 21 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (2.96%) Solaris
7 16 (2.50%) CentOS
8 12 (1.87%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (0.78%) Debian
9 5 (0.78%) Fedora
9 5 (0.78%) SUSE
9 5 (0.78%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.31%) AIX
10 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (30.27%) Low Latency
2 162 (25.27%) Multithreading
3 72 (11.23%) Risk Management
4 67 (10.45%) Algorithmic Trading
5 59 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (8.58%) Asset Management
7 53 (8.27%) Analytics
8 50 (7.80%) Unit Testing
9 49 (7.64%) TDD
10 47 (7.33%) High Availability
10 47 (7.33%) Software Engineering
11 45 (7.02%) Mentoring
12 41 (6.40%) SDLC
13 37 (5.77%) Project Management
14 36 (5.62%) OO
15 33 (5.15%) ITIL
16 32 (4.99%) OOP
17 29 (4.52%) System Testing
17 29 (4.52%) UML
18 28 (4.37%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 258 (40.25%) Java
2 181 (28.24%) SQL
3 159 (24.80%) C++
4 145 (22.62%) Python
5 101 (15.76%) C#
6 58 (9.05%) Perl
7 57 (8.89%) Bash Shell
7 57 (8.89%) JavaScript
8 40 (6.24%) XPath
9 30 (4.68%) Ruby
10 21 (3.28%) C
10 21 (3.28%) Shell Script
11 15 (2.34%) PHP
11 15 (2.34%) VB.NET
12 14 (2.18%) VB
13 12 (1.87%) T-SQL
14 11 (1.72%) VBA
15 10 (1.56%) Scala
16 9 (1.40%) MATLAB
16 9 (1.40%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 141 (22.00%) Degree
2 28 (4.37%) Brainbench
3 13 (2.03%) Sun Certification
4 11 (1.72%) RHCE
5 9 (1.40%) PhD
6 5 (0.78%) CFA
6 5 (0.78%) MBA
7 1 (0.16%) ACCA
7 1 (0.16%) CIMA
7 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.30%) QA
2 3 (0.47%) MiFID
2 3 (0.47%) SLA
3 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.16%) EMIR
System Software
1 16 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.18%) VMware ESXi
3 12 (1.87%) NFS
3 12 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.16%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (2.18%) Puppet
2 5 (0.78%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (0.62%) Nagios
4 3 (0.47%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.31%) CFEngine
5 2 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.16%) HP NNM
6 1 (0.16%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.16%) Hyperic
6 1 (0.16%) OPNET
6 1 (0.16%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 107 (16.69%) Oracle
2 52 (8.11%) Sybase
3 44 (6.86%) Microsoft
4 42 (6.55%) TIBCO
5 37 (5.77%) Fidessa
6 35 (5.46%) HP
7 30 (4.68%) ION Trading
8 28 (4.37%) Bloomberg
9 23 (3.59%) Reuters
10 22 (3.43%) Red Hat
11 20 (3.12%) Citrix
11 20 (3.12%) VMware
12 19 (2.96%) Charles River
13 18 (2.81%) IBM
14 14 (2.18%) NetApp
14 14 (2.18%) Splunk
14 14 (2.18%) Sun
15 13 (2.03%) Calypso
16 12 (1.87%) 3PAR
16 12 (1.87%) Linedata
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £350000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary & Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 30-45k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £80k - 120k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £105000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 35-45k base + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £65000 per annum + bonus + healthcare + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90 - £91 per annum + comission, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago