The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Trading
Rank 564 499 417
Rank change year-on-year
-65 -82
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 392 430 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.39% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.49% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 337 342 527
Average salary £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £93,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +104.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97509 87535 96223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.37% 78.84% 76.56%
Number of salaries quoted 78334 71800 81781
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Electronic Trading Salary Histogram in the UK

Electronic Trading
Top 12 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -44 387 £75,000 - 45
London -51 379 £77,500 +3.33% 43
City of London -16 104 £75,000 +3.44% 24
Glasgow -34 5 £45,000 - 1
Scotland -35 5 £45,000 - 1
Docklands, London +4 3 £80,000 - 1
Canary Wharf -1 3 £90,000 +12.50%
North West - 3 £65,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £65,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £42,500 -
Manchester - 1 £50,000 -

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 404 (52.13%) Finance
2 344 (44.39%) UNIX
3 329 (42.45%) Front Office
4 292 (37.68%) Linux
5 287 (37.03%) Java
6 267 (34.45%) Low Latency
7 245 (31.61%) Equities
8 234 (30.19%) C++
9 221 (28.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 214 (27.61%) Algorithmic Trading
11 212 (27.35%) Derivative
12 198 (25.55%) SQL
13 182 (23.48%) Banking
14 179 (23.10%) Multithreading
15 174 (22.45%) Degree
16 161 (20.77%) Fixed Income
17 139 (17.94%) C#
17 139 (17.94%) Python
18 134 (17.29%) Computer Science
19 123 (15.87%) Perl
20 110 (14.19%) OO
20 110 (14.19%) Investment Banking
21 105 (13.55%) Oracle
22 94 (12.13%) Windows
22 94 (12.13%) Mathematics
23 90 (11.61%) Risk Management
24 81 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
25 76 (9.81%) Software Engineering
25 76 (9.81%) C
26 75 (9.68%) STL

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (1.55%) Tomcat
2 11 (1.42%) Apache
3 6 (0.77%) TIBCO EMS
4 5 (0.65%) Apache Solr
5 4 (0.52%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.13%) IIS
6 1 (0.13%) MTS
6 1 (0.13%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.13%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.13%) SmartSockets
6 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.13%) CMS
6 1 (0.13%) GemFire
Applications
1 7 (0.90%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.77%) MS Office
3 1 (0.13%) MS Project
3 1 (0.13%) Mathematica
3 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.55%) ION MarketView
2 7 (0.90%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 1 (0.13%) LongView
3 1 (0.13%) Endur
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) Beauchamp
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.87%) TCP/IP
2 21 (2.71%) Firewall
2 21 (2.71%) Multicast
3 15 (1.94%) HTTP
4 7 (0.90%) DNS
4 7 (0.90%) SNMP
4 7 (0.90%) NAS
5 6 (0.77%) VPN
6 3 (0.39%) SSL
6 3 (0.39%) OSPF
7 2 (0.26%) SAN
8 1 (0.13%) LAN
8 1 (0.13%) WAN
8 1 (0.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (6.32%) KDB
2 41 (5.29%) SQL Server
3 11 (1.42%) Big Data
3 11 (1.42%) Relational Database
4 10 (1.29%) Oracle Database
5 6 (0.77%) MySQL
6 4 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.26%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.13%) DB2
8 1 (0.13%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (3.61%) Maven
2 27 (3.48%) JUnit
3 19 (2.45%) TeamCity
3 19 (2.45%) Eclipse
4 13 (1.68%) Mockito
5 11 (1.42%) jMock
5 11 (1.42%) Subversion
6 7 (0.90%) QuickTest Pro
6 7 (0.90%) GDB
6 7 (0.90%) GCC
7 6 (0.77%) NUnit
7 6 (0.77%) LoadRunner
8 5 (0.65%) Ant
8 5 (0.65%) MSBuild
9 4 (0.52%) Selenium
9 4 (0.52%) CruiseControl
9 4 (0.52%) SilkTest
10 3 (0.39%) IntelliJ
10 3 (0.39%) Log4j
10 3 (0.39%) JIRA
General
1 404 (52.13%) Finance
2 329 (42.45%) Front Office
3 182 (23.48%) Banking
4 110 (14.19%) Investment Banking
5 43 (5.55%) Financial Institution
6 31 (4.00%) Back Office
6 31 (4.00%) Corporate Banking
7 29 (3.74%) Retail Banking
7 29 (3.74%) Retail
8 16 (2.06%) Law
9 11 (1.42%) Telecoms
10 7 (0.90%) Games
11 3 (0.39%) Marketing
12 2 (0.26%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.26%) French Language
12 2 (0.26%) Russian Language
12 2 (0.26%) Legal
13 1 (0.13%) Advertising
13 1 (0.13%) Publishing
13 1 (0.13%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 432 (55.74%) Developer
2 194 (25.03%) Java Developer
3 158 (20.39%) Analyst
4 145 (18.71%) C++ Developer
5 88 (11.35%) Support Analyst
6 75 (9.68%) Applications Support
7 70 (9.03%) Senior Developer
8 69 (8.90%) C# Developer
9 49 (6.32%) Applications Support Analyst
10 48 (6.19%) Business Analyst
11 32 (4.13%) Senior Java Developer
12 31 (4.00%) Programmer
12 31 (4.00%) WPF Developer
13 27 (3.48%) C++ Programmer
14 25 (3.23%) Senior C++ Developer
15 18 (2.32%) Team Leader
16 14 (1.81%) Front Office Developer
16 14 (1.81%) Project Manager
16 14 (1.81%) Technical Leader
17 13 (1.68%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (9.68%) STL
2 73 (9.42%) FIX Protocol
3 64 (8.26%) WPF
4 54 (6.97%) Middleware
5 53 (6.84%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 43 (5.55%) Spring
7 41 (5.29%) XML
8 38 (4.90%) .NET
9 24 (3.10%) Hibernate
10 21 (2.71%) J2EE
10 21 (2.71%) Rendezvous
11 18 (2.32%) WCF
12 17 (2.19%) LINQ
13 15 (1.94%) jQuery
14 13 (1.68%) Java EE
14 13 (1.68%) HTML5
14 13 (1.68%) HTML
15 11 (1.42%) WinForms
16 10 (1.29%) JPA
16 10 (1.29%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 245 (31.61%) Equities
2 221 (28.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 212 (27.35%) Derivative
4 161 (20.77%) Fixed Income
5 134 (17.29%) Computer Science
6 94 (12.13%) Mathematics
7 70 (9.03%) Equity Derivative
8 43 (5.55%) Hedge funds
9 42 (5.42%) Client/Server
10 34 (4.39%) Physics
11 32 (4.13%) Management Information System
12 20 (2.58%) Credit Derivative
13 19 (2.45%) Open Source
13 19 (2.45%) N-Tier
14 15 (1.94%) Statistics
15 10 (1.29%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 9 (1.16%) Reference Data
17 7 (0.90%) e-Health
17 7 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
18 4 (0.52%) Statistical Arbitrage
Operating Systems
1 344 (44.39%) UNIX
2 292 (37.68%) Linux
3 94 (12.13%) Windows
4 55 (7.10%) Solaris
5 18 (2.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.65%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.52%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.39%) AIX
8 3 (0.39%) HPUX
8 3 (0.39%) VMS
8 3 (0.39%) Fedora
8 3 (0.39%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (34.45%) Low Latency
2 214 (27.61%) Algorithmic Trading
3 179 (23.10%) Multithreading
4 110 (14.19%) OO
5 90 (11.61%) Risk Management
6 81 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
7 76 (9.81%) Software Engineering
8 60 (7.74%) Analytics
9 59 (7.61%) Project Management
10 52 (6.71%) TDD
11 50 (6.45%) Scrum
12 42 (5.42%) OOD
13 40 (5.16%) Investment Management
14 39 (5.03%) Business Analysis
15 37 (4.77%) Migration
16 33 (4.26%) OOP
17 31 (4.00%) E-Commerce
18 25 (3.23%) ITIL
19 24 (3.10%) Workflow
20 22 (2.84%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 287 (37.03%) Java
2 234 (30.19%) C++
3 198 (25.55%) SQL
4 139 (17.94%) C#
4 139 (17.94%) Python
5 123 (15.87%) Perl
6 76 (9.81%) C
7 55 (7.10%) Bash Shell
8 47 (6.06%) Shell Script
9 36 (4.65%) JavaScript
10 21 (2.71%) Korn
11 15 (1.94%) PL/SQL
12 14 (1.81%) VBScript
12 14 (1.81%) VBA
13 13 (1.68%) VB
14 12 (1.55%) PowerShell
15 10 (1.29%) T-SQL
16 9 (1.16%) Scala
17 5 (0.65%) VC++
18 4 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 174 (22.45%) Degree
2 17 (2.19%) PhD
3 5 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (0.65%) CCNA
4 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.52%) MCSE
5 3 (0.39%) ISEB
5 3 (0.39%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.26%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.26%) PMP
7 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.13%) MBA
7 1 (0.13%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.61%) QA
2 2 (0.26%) EMIR
3 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.13%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (1.16%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (1.16%) Control-M
2 7 (0.90%) OpenView
2 7 (0.90%) WMI
2 7 (0.90%) CA Spectrum
3 5 (0.65%) ITRS Geneos
4 3 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.26%) SCCM
6 1 (0.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 105 (13.55%) Oracle
2 74 (9.55%) Sybase
3 44 (5.68%) ION Trading
4 39 (5.03%) TIBCO
5 38 (4.90%) Fidessa
6 34 (4.39%) Red Hat
7 15 (1.94%) Bloomberg
8 14 (1.81%) Reuters
9 11 (1.42%) 29West
9 11 (1.42%) Microsoft
10 9 (1.16%) GL TRADE
10 9 (1.16%) SunGard
10 9 (1.16%) HP
11 8 (1.03%) Citrix
11 8 (1.03%) VMware
12 7 (0.90%) CA
13 6 (0.77%) Syncfusion
13 6 (0.77%) Sun
14 5 (0.65%) Caplin
15 4 (0.52%) DevExpress
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Resource Solutions - Colt Technology Services
Salary: £ Competitive per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: £100,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40,000 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Experis IT
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Experis IT
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago