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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Trading
Rank 584 544 537
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -7
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 294 360 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.35% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.42% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 216 284 336
Average salary £66,250 £70,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.35% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £95,000 £100,000
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
86105 85797 88471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.69% 82.28% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 70901 68441 74950
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 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
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 28 January 2015 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 28 January 2015. 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 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 -29 291 £66,250 -5.35% 32
London -47 274 £70,000 -3.44% 30
City of London -54 58 £70,000 -3.44% 10
South East -6 15 £28,500 +26.66% 1
Surrey - 15 £28,500 - 1
Dorking - 13 £28,500 -
Scotland +4 3 - - 1
Glasgow +5 2 - - 1
West Midlands -14 2 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Woking - 2 £55,000 - 1
Canary Wharf +22 1 £150,000 +66.66%
Birmingham -18 1 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Solihull - 1 £30,000 -

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

1 313 (47.14%) Finance
2 280 (42.17%) SQL
3 210 (31.63%) Java
4 209 (31.48%) UNIX
5 201 (30.27%) Front Office
6 187 (28.16%) FIX Protocol
7 178 (26.81%) C#
8 175 (26.36%) Equities
9 169 (25.45%) Linux
10 140 (21.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 137 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
12 136 (20.48%) Windows
13 130 (19.58%) Degree
14 127 (19.13%) Low Latency
15 126 (18.98%) Fixed Income
16 121 (18.22%) Multithreading
17 119 (17.92%) Banking
17 119 (17.92%) Risk Management
18 116 (17.47%) Derivative
19 112 (16.87%) Perl
20 110 (16.57%) Python
21 108 (16.27%) C++
22 92 (13.86%) Investment Banking
23 90 (13.55%) Algorithmic Trading
24 87 (13.10%) .NET
25 82 (12.35%) Hedge funds
26 68 (10.24%) Oracle
26 68 (10.24%) Computer Science
27 62 (9.34%) OO
27 62 (9.34%) Bloomberg

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 14 (2.11%) FormScape
2 12 (1.81%) MQSeries
3 11 (1.66%) TIBCO EMS
4 7 (1.05%) MTS
5 6 (0.90%) Apache
6 5 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (0.75%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.45%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.45%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.15%) Confluence
8 1 (0.15%) Node.js
8 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.15%) nginx
8 1 (0.15%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.15%) CMS
8 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.15%) IIS
8 1 (0.15%) JBoss
Applications
1 29 (4.37%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.11%) MS Office
3 6 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.30%) MS Project
4 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (4.22%) Endur
2 23 (3.46%) ION MarketView
3 15 (2.26%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (1.05%) RMDS
5 6 (0.90%) 3000 Xtra
6 4 (0.60%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 4 (0.60%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.15%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.22%) TCP/IP
2 23 (3.46%) WAN
3 22 (3.31%) LAN
4 21 (3.16%) Multicast
5 14 (2.11%) SNMP
5 14 (2.11%) Firewall
6 10 (1.51%) SAN
7 8 (1.20%) Network Security
8 7 (1.05%) Internet
9 6 (0.90%) tcpdump
10 4 (0.60%) Wireshark
11 3 (0.45%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (0.45%) MPLS
11 3 (0.45%) OSPF
11 3 (0.45%) BGP
11 3 (0.45%) IPv6
11 3 (0.45%) VoIP
11 3 (0.45%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (0.45%) AMQP
11 3 (0.45%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (9.19%) SQL Server
2 54 (8.13%) Relational Database
3 33 (4.97%) RDBMS
4 19 (2.86%) KDB
5 14 (2.11%) MySQL
6 8 (1.20%) Informix
7 6 (0.90%) MS Access
7 6 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (0.90%) Oracle Database
8 5 (0.75%) DB2
9 4 (0.60%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 4 (0.60%) Oracle9i Database
9 4 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.30%) JasperReports
11 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.30%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 29 (4.37%) SpecFlow
2 28 (4.22%) Subversion
3 18 (2.71%) Maven
4 12 (1.81%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.45%) Hamcrest
6 3 (0.45%) JIRA
6 3 (0.45%) jMock
6 3 (0.45%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (0.30%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.30%) JUnit
8 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.15%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.15%) XDE
8 1 (0.15%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.15%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.15%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.15%) Hudson
8 1 (0.15%) GCC
General
1 313 (47.14%) Finance
2 201 (30.27%) Front Office
3 119 (17.92%) Banking
4 92 (13.86%) Investment Banking
5 28 (4.22%) Financial Institution
6 23 (3.46%) Back Office
7 8 (1.20%) Retail
8 7 (1.05%) Private Banking
9 5 (0.75%) Legal
10 4 (0.60%) Games
10 4 (0.60%) Law
10 4 (0.60%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.30%) Marketing
11 2 (0.30%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.30%) Advertising
12 1 (0.15%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 284 (42.77%) Developer
2 163 (24.55%) Analyst
3 109 (16.42%) Java Developer
4 103 (15.51%) Support Analyst
5 82 (12.35%) C# Developer
6 81 (12.20%) Applications Support
7 50 (7.53%) Applications Support Analyst
8 42 (6.33%) Senior Developer
9 38 (5.72%) C# .NET Developer
10 37 (5.57%) Junior
10 37 (5.57%) C++ Developer
11 34 (5.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 31 (4.67%) Programmer
13 29 (4.37%) Senior C# Developer
14 27 (4.07%) Business Analyst
15 26 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
16 23 (3.46%) Administrator
16 23 (3.46%) Software Developer
17 20 (3.01%) Senior Programmer
17 20 (3.01%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (28.16%) FIX Protocol
2 87 (13.10%) .NET
3 54 (8.13%) Middleware
4 49 (7.38%) ASP.NET
5 45 (6.78%) WPF
6 35 (5.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 33 (4.97%) WinForms
8 31 (4.67%) XML
9 27 (4.07%) HTML
10 26 (3.92%) Rendezvous
11 24 (3.61%) Spring
12 21 (3.16%) SOAP
13 19 (2.86%) JMS
14 16 (2.41%) J2EE
15 13 (1.96%) STL
15 13 (1.96%) HTML5
16 12 (1.81%) WCF
17 11 (1.66%) QuickFIX
17 11 (1.66%) J2SE
18 10 (1.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 175 (26.36%) Equities
2 140 (21.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 126 (18.98%) Fixed Income
4 116 (17.47%) Derivative
5 82 (12.35%) Hedge funds
6 68 (10.24%) Computer Science
7 57 (8.58%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (2.71%) Algorithms
9 17 (2.56%) Mathematics
9 17 (2.56%) N-Tier
10 14 (2.11%) Open Source
11 11 (1.66%) Reference Data
11 11 (1.66%) Equity Derivative
12 10 (1.51%) Management Information System
13 8 (1.20%) Grid Computing
13 8 (1.20%) Client/Server
14 7 (1.05%) Credit Derivative
15 5 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
16 4 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
16 4 (0.60%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 209 (31.48%) UNIX
2 169 (25.45%) Linux
3 136 (20.48%) Windows
4 30 (4.52%) Solaris
5 24 (3.61%) Windows XP
6 16 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (2.26%) Windows NT
8 7 (1.05%) SUSE
8 7 (1.05%) Debian
8 7 (1.05%) Fedora
8 7 (1.05%) Ubuntu
8 7 (1.05%) CentOS
9 5 (0.75%) Windows Vista
9 5 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.45%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (19.13%) Low Latency
3 121 (18.22%) Multithreading
4 119 (17.92%) Risk Management
5 90 (13.55%) Algorithmic Trading
6 62 (9.34%) OO
7 50 (7.53%) TDD
8 38 (5.72%) E-Commerce
9 36 (5.42%) MVC
10 35 (5.27%) Automated Testing
10 35 (5.27%) Workflow
11 31 (4.67%) ETRM
11 31 (4.67%) BDD
12 29 (4.37%) Test Automation
13 26 (3.92%) DevOps
13 26 (3.92%) Mentoring
14 25 (3.77%) Project Management
15 23 (3.46%) Asset Management
15 23 (3.46%) OOP
15 23 (3.46%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 280 (42.17%) SQL
2 210 (31.63%) Java
3 178 (26.81%) C#
4 112 (16.87%) Perl
5 110 (16.57%) Python
6 108 (16.27%) C++
7 42 (6.33%) JavaScript
8 29 (4.37%) PowerShell
9 28 (4.22%) PHP
10 24 (3.61%) Ruby
11 23 (3.46%) T-SQL
12 21 (3.16%) Shell Script
13 19 (2.86%) C
13 19 (2.86%) VB.NET
14 18 (2.71%) VC++
15 17 (2.56%) Bash Shell
16 14 (2.11%) VBA
17 11 (1.66%) PL/SQL
17 11 (1.66%) Groovy
18 9 (1.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 130 (19.58%) Degree
2 9 (1.36%) Brainbench
3 4 (0.60%) Sun Certification
4 3 (0.45%) PhD
5 1 (0.15%) CCNA
5 1 (0.15%) ISEB
5 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.15%) RHCE
5 1 (0.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.15%) JNCIA
5 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.01%) QA
2 6 (0.90%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.30%) SLA
3 2 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.60%) KVM
3 1 (0.15%) Docker
3 1 (0.15%) NFS
3 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (0.90%) Puppet
1 6 (0.90%) ITRS Geneos
2 5 (0.75%) Ansible
2 5 (0.75%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (0.60%) Nagios
4 3 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.15%) OpenView
6 1 (0.15%) OVSD
6 1 (0.15%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 68 (10.24%) Oracle
2 62 (9.34%) Bloomberg
3 58 (8.73%) Sybase
4 48 (7.23%) Microsoft
5 44 (6.63%) Reuters
6 41 (6.17%) TIBCO
7 38 (5.72%) ION Trading
8 31 (4.67%) 29West
9 28 (4.22%) OpenLink
9 28 (4.22%) Fidessa
10 25 (3.77%) NYFIX
11 20 (3.01%) SunGard
12 18 (2.71%) Red Hat
13 16 (2.41%) Patsystems
14 15 (2.26%) Informatica
15 13 (1.96%) HP
16 12 (1.81%) GL TRADE
17 11 (1.66%) Tradeweb
18 10 (1.51%) VMware
19 9 (1.36%) EccoWare
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