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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Trading
Rank 556 495 563
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +68
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 382 472 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.43% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.52% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 306 371 306
Average salary £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-38.88% -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
94731 90658 91197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.24% 81.66% 79.27%
Number of salaries quoted 77821 73653 77414
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +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 28 November 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 28 November 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 -77 380 £62,500 -10.71% 53
London -22 370 £65,000 -10.34% 52
City of London -47 88 £67,500 -3.57% 22
Surrey -9 6 £27,500 -52.17% 1
South East -11 6 £27,500 -46.34% 1
Dorking - 5 £27,500 - 1
Brentwood - 3 - -
Essex - 3 - -
East of England - 3 - -
Scotland -8 1 - -
West Midlands -11 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 28 November 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.

1 330 (45.27%) Finance
2 308 (42.25%) SQL
3 256 (35.12%) Front Office
4 244 (33.47%) Java
5 231 (31.69%) UNIX
6 203 (27.85%) FIX Protocol
7 191 (26.20%) Equities
8 184 (25.24%) Linux
9 183 (25.10%) C#
9 183 (25.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 163 (22.36%) Low Latency
11 162 (22.22%) Banking
12 145 (19.89%) Agile Software Development
13 136 (18.66%) Fixed Income
14 135 (18.52%) C++
15 134 (18.38%) Windows
16 132 (18.11%) Degree
17 130 (17.83%) Multithreading
18 125 (17.15%) Python
19 124 (17.01%) Investment Banking
20 122 (16.74%) Derivative
21 113 (15.50%) Perl
22 112 (15.36%) Algorithmic Trading
23 111 (15.23%) Risk Management
24 90 (12.35%) OO
25 88 (12.07%) Hedge funds
26 86 (11.80%) .NET
27 85 (11.66%) Oracle
28 71 (9.74%) SQL Server
29 66 (9.05%) Sybase

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (1.65%) MQSeries
2 9 (1.23%) TIBCO EMS
3 6 (0.82%) Apache
3 6 (0.82%) MTS
4 5 (0.69%) Tomcat
4 5 (0.69%) FormScape
5 3 (0.41%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.41%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.41%) JBoss
5 3 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (0.41%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.14%) Confluence
6 1 (0.14%) Node.js
6 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.14%) nginx
6 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.14%) CMS
6 1 (0.14%) IIS
Applications
1 33 (4.53%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.06%) MS Office
3 6 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.27%) MS Project
5 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 32 (4.39%) Endur
2 19 (2.61%) ION MarketView
3 11 (1.51%) Oracle General Ledger
4 9 (1.23%) RMDS
5 6 (0.82%) 3000 Xtra
6 4 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
6 4 (0.55%) Summit
7 2 (0.27%) LatentZero
7 2 (0.27%) Eikon
8 1 (0.14%) Kondor+
8 1 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.14%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.80%) TCP/IP
2 27 (3.70%) Firewall
3 24 (3.29%) Multicast
4 22 (3.02%) WAN
5 16 (2.19%) LAN
6 13 (1.78%) SNMP
7 12 (1.65%) SAN
8 9 (1.23%) BGP
9 8 (1.10%) OSPF
10 7 (0.96%) IPv6
10 7 (0.96%) Internet
10 7 (0.96%) MPLS
10 7 (0.96%) VoIP
10 7 (0.96%) WAAS
10 7 (0.96%) Network Security
11 6 (0.82%) tcpdump
12 4 (0.55%) Wireshark
12 4 (0.55%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (0.41%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (0.41%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (9.74%) SQL Server
2 42 (5.76%) Relational Database
3 29 (3.98%) KDB
4 24 (3.29%) RDBMS
5 12 (1.65%) MySQL
6 10 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (0.82%) Big Data
9 5 (0.69%) Oracle Database
9 5 (0.69%) DB2
9 5 (0.69%) MS Access
10 4 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.55%) Informix
10 4 (0.55%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 4 (0.55%) Oracle9i Database
10 4 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (0.55%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.41%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 35 (4.80%) Subversion
2 33 (4.53%) SpecFlow
3 17 (2.33%) Maven
4 10 (1.37%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.10%) JIRA
6 7 (0.96%) JUnit
7 6 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (0.69%) Hamcrest
8 5 (0.69%) jMock
8 5 (0.69%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (0.27%) Ant
9 2 (0.27%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.27%) GCC
9 2 (0.27%) GDB
9 2 (0.27%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.27%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.14%) XDE
10 1 (0.14%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.14%) Hudson
10 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 330 (45.27%) Finance
2 256 (35.12%) Front Office
3 162 (22.22%) Banking
4 124 (17.01%) Investment Banking
5 27 (3.70%) Financial Institution
6 23 (3.16%) Back Office
7 9 (1.23%) Retail
8 7 (0.96%) Private Banking
9 6 (0.82%) Legal
10 4 (0.55%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.55%) Law
11 3 (0.41%) Marketing
12 2 (0.27%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.27%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.27%) Advertising
13 1 (0.14%) Games
13 1 (0.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 333 (45.68%) Developer
2 175 (24.01%) Analyst
3 131 (17.97%) Java Developer
4 113 (15.50%) Support Analyst
5 105 (14.40%) Applications Support
6 90 (12.35%) C# Developer
7 63 (8.64%) Applications Support Analyst
8 58 (7.96%) Senior Developer
9 43 (5.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 42 (5.76%) C# .NET Developer
11 41 (5.62%) C++ Developer
12 36 (4.94%) Business Analyst
13 25 (3.43%) Senior Java Developer
14 24 (3.29%) Senior C# Developer
15 22 (3.02%) WPF Developer
16 19 (2.61%) Junior
16 19 (2.61%) Programmer
17 18 (2.47%) Senior Analyst
18 17 (2.33%) Consultant
19 15 (2.06%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (27.85%) FIX Protocol
2 86 (11.80%) .NET
3 51 (7.00%) Middleware
4 49 (6.72%) ASP.NET
5 44 (6.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 33 (4.53%) XML
7 31 (4.25%) WPF
8 30 (4.12%) Spring
9 27 (3.70%) Rendezvous
10 22 (3.02%) JMS
10 22 (3.02%) J2EE
11 20 (2.74%) HTML
11 20 (2.74%) WinForms
12 18 (2.47%) STL
13 16 (2.19%) EJB
14 14 (1.92%) SOAP
15 13 (1.78%) HTML5
16 12 (1.65%) Hibernate
16 12 (1.65%) Ajax
17 10 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 191 (26.20%) Equities
2 183 (25.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 136 (18.66%) Fixed Income
4 122 (16.74%) Derivative
5 88 (12.07%) Hedge funds
6 65 (8.92%) Computer Science
7 43 (5.90%) Analytical Skills
8 28 (3.84%) Algorithms
9 24 (3.29%) Mathematics
10 20 (2.74%) N-Tier
11 17 (2.33%) Open Source
12 15 (2.06%) Credit Derivative
13 14 (1.92%) Equity Derivative
14 12 (1.65%) Client/Server
14 12 (1.65%) Reference Data
15 10 (1.37%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 9 (1.23%) Grid Computing
16 9 (1.23%) Spread Betting
17 6 (0.82%) VWAP
18 5 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 231 (31.69%) UNIX
2 184 (25.24%) Linux
3 134 (18.38%) Windows
4 28 (3.84%) Solaris
5 19 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (2.47%) Windows XP
7 10 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.37%) Windows NT
8 7 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.41%) SUSE
9 3 (0.41%) Debian
9 3 (0.41%) Fedora
9 3 (0.41%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.41%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.41%) CentOS
9 3 (0.41%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (22.36%) Low Latency
2 145 (19.89%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (17.83%) Multithreading
4 112 (15.36%) Algorithmic Trading
5 111 (15.23%) Risk Management
6 90 (12.35%) OO
7 55 (7.54%) TDD
8 45 (6.17%) MVC
9 42 (5.76%) E-Commerce
10 36 (4.94%) Automated Testing
10 36 (4.94%) ETRM
11 34 (4.66%) Mentoring
11 34 (4.66%) OOP
12 33 (4.53%) Test Automation
12 33 (4.53%) BDD
13 28 (3.84%) Analytics
13 28 (3.84%) Software Engineering
14 27 (3.70%) Business Analysis
14 27 (3.70%) Project Management
15 21 (2.88%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 308 (42.25%) SQL
2 244 (33.47%) Java
3 183 (25.10%) C#
4 135 (18.52%) C++
5 125 (17.15%) Python
6 113 (15.50%) Perl
7 43 (5.90%) JavaScript
8 33 (4.53%) PowerShell
9 25 (3.43%) Shell Script
10 24 (3.29%) Ruby
10 24 (3.29%) C
11 20 (2.74%) VBA
12 19 (2.61%) Bash Shell
13 18 (2.47%) T-SQL
14 17 (2.33%) VC++
15 10 (1.37%) VB.NET
16 9 (1.23%) XPath
16 9 (1.23%) Groovy
16 9 (1.23%) AWK
17 7 (0.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 132 (18.11%) Degree
2 9 (1.23%) Brainbench
3 5 (0.69%) PhD
4 4 (0.55%) Sun Certification
5 3 (0.41%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.27%) PMP
6 2 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.27%) CCNP
7 1 (0.14%) CCNA
7 1 (0.14%) ISEB
7 1 (0.14%) CCIE
7 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.14%) MBA
7 1 (0.14%) MCITP
7 1 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.12%) QA
2 5 (0.69%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.27%) SLA
3 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (1.37%) 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 13 (1.78%) ITRS Geneos
2 7 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.69%) Puppet
3 5 (0.69%) Ansible
4 4 (0.55%) Nagios
5 3 (0.41%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.14%) OpenView
6 1 (0.14%) OVSD
6 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 85 (11.66%) Oracle
2 66 (9.05%) Sybase
3 60 (8.23%) Bloomberg
4 53 (7.27%) Microsoft
5 46 (6.31%) Reuters
6 42 (5.76%) TIBCO
7 37 (5.08%) Fidessa
8 35 (4.80%) ION Trading
9 34 (4.66%) 29West
10 32 (4.39%) OpenLink
11 23 (3.16%) Red Hat
12 17 (2.33%) HP
13 15 (2.06%) SunGard
13 15 (2.06%) NYFIX
13 15 (2.06%) Tradeweb
14 12 (1.65%) Patsystems
15 11 (1.51%) VMware
16 8 (1.10%) Informatica
16 8 (1.10%) Cisco
16 8 (1.10%) Google
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum Salary is approx 50k-80k base + bonu
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + 30% bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + 20%-25% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 70,000 with a bonus scheme up to 25%
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits package.
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Esum
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago