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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Trading (eTrading)
UK
Rank 478 547 548
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +1
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 404 418 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.42% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.48% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 341 337 358
Median salary £85,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £107,500 £100,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +31.57%

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
74108 87810 88690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.15% 87.70% 86.04%
Number of salaries quoted 61013 73052 73139
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 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 18 January 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronic Trading within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 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
England +56 401 £85,000 +21.42% 59
London +58 370 £85,000 +11.47% 57
City of London +32 104 £85,000 - 25
Canary Wharf - 25 £115,000 -
Halifax - 18 £40,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 18 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 18 £40,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 9 £60,000 -
East of England - 9 £60,000 -
Birmingham - 4 £70,000 -
West Midlands - 4 £70,000 -
Scotland +19 3 - -
Glasgow +13 3 - -

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 374 (53.58%) Java
2 305 (43.70%) Finance
3 281 (40.26%) Linux
4 268 (38.40%) Low Latency
5 255 (36.53%) Banking
6 252 (36.10%) Front Office
7 197 (28.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 194 (27.79%) SQL
9 181 (25.93%) Unix
10 163 (23.35%) Equities
11 155 (22.21%) Multithreading
12 153 (21.92%) FIX Protocol
13 126 (18.05%) Agile Software Development
14 125 (17.91%) Python
15 124 (17.77%) Algorithmic Trading
16 121 (17.34%) C++
16 121 (17.34%) Fixed Income
17 111 (15.90%) TIBCO
18 108 (15.47%) Investment Banking
19 100 (14.33%) Algorithms
20 88 (12.61%) Software Engineering
21 87 (12.46%) C#
22 76 (10.89%) Derivative
23 74 (10.60%) Degree
24 70 (10.03%) Rendezvous
25 67 (9.60%) Oracle
25 67 (9.60%) JMS
25 67 (9.60%) TIBCO EMS
26 65 (9.31%) Windows
27 64 (9.17%) ION Trading

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 2 (0.29%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (0.14%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.14%) Confluence
2 1 (0.14%) IPython
Applications
1 14 (2.01%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.72%) MS Office
3 2 (0.29%) MS Project
4 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (1.86%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 10 (1.43%) ION MarketView
3 3 (0.43%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.14%) Orchestrade
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.87%) Firewall
2 17 (2.44%) Multicast
3 15 (2.15%) BGP
4 13 (1.86%) VPN
5 12 (1.72%) MPLS
6 11 (1.58%) TCP/IP
7 10 (1.43%) OSPF
8 9 (1.29%) IGMP
9 8 (1.15%) LAN
9 8 (1.15%) WAN
10 6 (0.86%) RIP
11 5 (0.72%) HTTP
11 5 (0.72%) SNMP
12 3 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (0.43%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.43%) HTTPS
13 2 (0.29%) Spanning Tree
13 2 (0.29%) SSL
13 2 (0.29%) Value-Added Service
13 2 (0.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (9.03%) Relational Database
2 59 (8.45%) SQL Server
3 51 (7.31%) KDB
4 28 (4.01%) NoSQL
5 25 (3.58%) RDBMS
6 20 (2.87%) Big Data
7 15 (2.15%) DB2
7 15 (2.15%) Hadoop
8 8 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (1.00%) Kdb+
10 6 (0.86%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.72%) MySQL
12 4 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (0.43%) MongoDB
13 3 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (0.43%) Oracle8/8i Database
13 3 (0.43%) Oracle9i Database
13 3 (0.43%) Tick Data
14 2 (0.29%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 62 (8.88%) Maven
2 54 (7.74%) JUnit
3 41 (5.87%) Gradle
4 26 (3.72%) Subversion
5 23 (3.30%) Jenkins
6 13 (1.86%) Cucumber
6 13 (1.86%) JIRA
6 13 (1.86%) TeamCity
7 11 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (1.43%) Selenium
9 8 (1.15%) Git (software)
9 8 (1.15%) Robot Framework
9 8 (1.15%) Sonatype Nexus
9 8 (1.15%) Visual Studio
10 6 (0.86%) Moq
10 6 (0.86%) NUnit
10 6 (0.86%) SpecFlow
11 5 (0.72%) Jasmine
11 5 (0.72%) Rhino Mocks
12 4 (0.57%) SoapUI
General
1 305 (43.70%) Finance
2 255 (36.53%) Banking
3 252 (36.10%) Front Office
4 108 (15.47%) Investment Banking
5 20 (2.87%) Financial Institution
6 15 (2.15%) Back Office
7 13 (1.86%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.15%) French Language
8 8 (1.15%) German Language
9 6 (0.86%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.43%) Law
10 3 (0.43%) Legal
10 3 (0.43%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.43%) Marketing
11 2 (0.29%) Advertising
11 2 (0.29%) Electronics
11 2 (0.29%) Games
11 2 (0.29%) Prime Brokerage
12 1 (0.14%) Retail
12 1 (0.14%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 368 (52.72%) Developer
2 256 (36.68%) Java Developer
3 127 (18.19%) Analyst
4 111 (15.90%) Senior Developer
5 103 (14.76%) Electronic Trading Developer
6 99 (14.18%) Senior Java Developer
7 74 (10.60%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
8 67 (9.60%) Front Office Developer
9 55 (7.88%) Business Analyst
10 53 (7.59%) Support Analyst
11 51 (7.31%) C++ Developer
12 30 (4.30%) Applications Support
13 23 (3.30%) C# Developer
13 23 (3.30%) Network Engineer
14 22 (3.15%) Technical Leader
15 20 (2.87%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
15 20 (2.87%) FIX Analyst
16 18 (2.58%) Electronic Trading Support
17 17 (2.44%) Electronics Engineer
17 17 (2.44%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (21.92%) FIX Protocol
2 70 (10.03%) Rendezvous
3 67 (9.60%) JMS
3 67 (9.60%) TIBCO EMS
4 62 (8.88%) J2SE
5 55 (7.88%) Ultra Messaging
6 54 (7.74%) .NET
7 46 (6.59%) Spring
8 41 (5.87%) JDBC
9 35 (5.01%) XML
10 26 (3.72%) Middleware
11 22 (3.15%) AngularJS
12 19 (2.72%) CSS
13 18 (2.58%) HTML
14 16 (2.29%) WPF
15 15 (2.15%) ASP.NET
15 15 (2.15%) KnockoutJS
16 12 (1.72%) Managed Extensibility Framework
16 12 (1.72%) Unity DI Container
17 11 (1.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 197 (28.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 163 (23.35%) Equities
3 121 (17.34%) Fixed Income
4 100 (14.33%) Algorithms
5 76 (10.89%) Derivative
6 49 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
7 45 (6.45%) Computer Science
8 40 (5.73%) Enterprise Software
9 30 (4.30%) Data Structures
9 30 (4.30%) Hedge funds
10 20 (2.87%) Mathematics
11 15 (2.15%) Equity Derivative
12 14 (2.01%) Fintech
13 10 (1.43%) Client/Server
13 10 (1.43%) OTC Derivatives
14 9 (1.29%) Reference Data
15 8 (1.15%) Credit Derivative
16 7 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
16 7 (1.00%) Visualisation
17 6 (0.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 281 (40.26%) Linux
2 181 (25.93%) Unix
3 65 (9.31%) Windows
4 22 (3.15%) Solaris
5 8 (1.15%) Windows Phone
5 8 (1.15%) Windows Phone 8
6 5 (0.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (38.40%) Low Latency
2 155 (22.21%) Multithreading
3 126 (18.05%) Agile Software Development
4 124 (17.77%) Algorithmic Trading
5 88 (12.61%) Software Engineering
6 60 (8.60%) OOD
7 56 (8.02%) OO
8 52 (7.45%) Analytics
9 43 (6.16%) TDD
10 38 (5.44%) E-Commerce
11 35 (5.01%) SDLC
12 34 (4.87%) High-Frequency Trading
13 31 (4.44%) Market Making
14 30 (4.30%) DevOps
14 30 (4.30%) Risk Management
15 29 (4.15%) Root Cause Analysis
16 27 (3.87%) Concurrent Programming
16 27 (3.87%) Scrum
17 25 (3.58%) Business Analysis
17 25 (3.58%) Garbage Collection
Programming Languages
1 374 (53.58%) Java
2 194 (27.79%) SQL
3 125 (17.91%) Python
4 121 (17.34%) C++
5 87 (12.46%) C#
6 54 (7.74%) Perl
7 32 (4.58%) C
8 31 (4.44%) Bash Shell
9 30 (4.30%) JavaScript
10 22 (3.15%) Groovy
11 19 (2.72%) VB
12 17 (2.44%) Shell Script
13 15 (2.15%) PL/SQL
14 13 (1.86%) VBA
15 12 (1.72%) Ruby
16 5 (0.72%) TypeScript
17 3 (0.43%) Bourne shell
17 3 (0.43%) C-shell
17 3 (0.43%) Korn
18 2 (0.29%) XAML
Qualifications
1 74 (10.60%) Degree
2 15 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (1.43%) CCIE
3 10 (1.43%) ISEB
4 5 (0.72%) CCNP
4 5 (0.72%) ISTQB
4 5 (0.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (0.43%) CCNA
5 3 (0.43%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.14%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.87%) QA
2 17 (2.44%) MiFID
3 5 (0.72%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (0.57%) EMIR
5 3 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (0.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (0.14%) Docker
2 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (2.01%) Nagios
1 14 (2.01%) Puppet
2 13 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.58%) Ansible
4 10 (1.43%) Endace
5 6 (0.86%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.57%) Graylog
6 4 (0.57%) ITRS Geneos
6 4 (0.57%) Riemann
7 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 111 (15.90%) TIBCO
2 67 (9.60%) Oracle
3 64 (9.17%) ION Trading
4 61 (8.74%) Sybase
5 39 (5.59%) Solace
6 27 (3.87%) Microsoft
7 24 (3.44%) Bloomberg
8 18 (2.58%) Reuters
9 16 (2.29%) Cisco
10 15 (2.15%) Splunk
11 12 (1.72%) Juniper
11 12 (1.72%) SunGard
12 9 (1.29%) Currenex
13 8 (1.15%) Fidessa
13 8 (1.15%) FXall
14 7 (1.00%) Tableau
15 6 (0.86%) CQG
15 6 (0.86%) FFastFill
15 6 (0.86%) Patsystems
15 6 (0.86%) Trayport
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
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Harrington Starr
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Quant Capital
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
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City, London
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City, London
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