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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Trading (eTrading)
Rank 620 478 527
Rank change year-on-year
-142 +49
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 302 592 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.54% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.62% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 249 498 463
Median salary £85,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £38,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £107,500 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%

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
84063 95842 96288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.27% 87.50% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 69897 79175 77025
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 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 28 September 2016 within the UK.

Electronic Trading Salary Histogram in the UK

Electronic Trading
Top 19 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 28 September 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 -140 295 £85,000 +21.42% 41
London -77 282 £85,000 +17.24% 36
City of London -14 71 £72,500 -3.33% 13
East Midlands -47 6 £39,000 +1.29%
Nottinghamshire -49 6 £39,000 +1.29%
Nottingham -55 6 £39,000 +1.29%
Scotland +32 5 - - 1
Glasgow +18 5 - - 1
East of England - 4 £60,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 4 £60,000 - 2
Canary Wharf +2 3 £115,000 -
South West -6 3 £60,000 -
Bournemouth - 3 £60,000 -
Dorset - 3 £60,000 -
Docklands, London +9 2 £40,000 -55.55%
Belfast - 2 - -
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
County Antrim - 2 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 270 (47.79%) Java
2 207 (36.64%) Linux
3 205 (36.28%) Finance
4 181 (32.04%) Low Latency
5 179 (31.68%) Front Office
6 158 (27.96%) Unix
7 149 (26.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 145 (25.66%) FIX Protocol
9 134 (23.72%) Multithreading
10 128 (22.65%) Python
11 125 (22.12%) Banking
12 123 (21.77%) Fixed Income
13 119 (21.06%) SQL
14 107 (18.94%) Degree
15 106 (18.76%) Agile Software Development
16 96 (16.99%) Equities
17 92 (16.28%) C++
18 91 (16.11%) Algorithmic Trading
19 82 (14.51%) Computer Science
20 79 (13.98%) Derivative
21 77 (13.63%) Oracle
22 76 (13.45%) C#
23 68 (12.04%) TIBCO
24 66 (11.68%) Windows
25 60 (10.62%) Perl
25 60 (10.62%) Hedge funds
26 54 (9.56%) Investment Banking
27 51 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
28 50 (8.85%) Rendezvous
29 47 (8.32%) Algorithms

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 5 (0.88%) Apache
1 5 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (0.71%) IIS
3 3 (0.53%) Apache Spark
3 3 (0.53%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.35%) Confluence
4 2 (0.35%) MQSeries
4 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.35%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.18%) IPython
5 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (2.48%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.71%) MS Office
3 3 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.53%) MS Project
4 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.42%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 7 (1.24%) RMDS
3 6 (1.06%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (0.88%) ION MarketView
5 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.18%) Kondor
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.66%) TCP/IP
2 29 (5.13%) LAN
2 29 (5.13%) WAN
3 24 (4.25%) Firewall
3 24 (4.25%) Multicast
4 14 (2.48%) VPN
5 11 (1.95%) Wireshark
6 10 (1.77%) SAN
7 9 (1.59%) HTTP
7 9 (1.59%) tcpdump
8 8 (1.42%) Fibre Channel
8 8 (1.42%) HTTPS
8 8 (1.42%) iSCSI
8 8 (1.42%) LDAP
8 8 (1.42%) NetScaler
9 6 (1.06%) BGP
9 6 (1.06%) MPLS
9 6 (1.06%) OSPF
9 6 (1.06%) RIP
10 5 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (7.61%) KDB
1 43 (7.61%) Relational Database
2 41 (7.26%) SQL Server
3 23 (4.07%) Big Data
4 20 (3.54%) Hadoop
5 16 (2.83%) Oracle Database
6 14 (2.48%) RDBMS
7 11 (1.95%) Kdb+
8 9 (1.59%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.42%) DB2
10 7 (1.24%) Tick Data
11 6 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (1.06%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 6 (1.06%) Oracle9i Database
12 3 (0.53%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.35%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 26 (4.60%) Subversion
2 19 (3.36%) Jenkins
3 17 (3.01%) Maven
4 16 (2.83%) Git (software)
5 14 (2.48%) JIRA
6 12 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (1.95%) Cucumber
7 11 (1.95%) JUnit
8 8 (1.42%) Ant
8 8 (1.42%) GCC
9 7 (1.24%) Gradle
9 7 (1.24%) Ranorex
9 7 (1.24%) Selenium
10 5 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
10 5 (0.88%) TeamCity
10 5 (0.88%) TestDirector
11 4 (0.71%) FitNesse
12 3 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.18%) IntelliJ
General
1 205 (36.28%) Finance
2 179 (31.68%) Front Office
3 125 (22.12%) Banking
4 54 (9.56%) Investment Banking
5 36 (6.37%) Back Office
6 13 (2.30%) Financial Institution
7 10 (1.77%) French Language
8 8 (1.42%) German Language
9 6 (1.06%) Spanish Language
9 6 (1.06%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.88%) Legal
11 3 (0.53%) Advertising
11 3 (0.53%) Publishing
12 2 (0.35%) Electronics
12 2 (0.35%) Games
12 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.35%) Marketing
12 2 (0.35%) Retail
13 1 (0.18%) Law
13 1 (0.18%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 239 (42.30%) Developer
2 133 (23.54%) Java Developer
3 94 (16.64%) Analyst
4 59 (10.44%) Electronic Trading Developer
5 56 (9.91%) Support Analyst
6 48 (8.50%) C++ Developer
7 47 (8.32%) Applications Support
8 46 (8.14%) Senior Developer
9 30 (5.31%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
9 30 (5.31%) Senior Java Developer
10 28 (4.96%) Business Analyst
11 27 (4.78%) C# Developer
12 26 (4.60%) FIX Analyst
13 25 (4.42%) Consultant
13 25 (4.42%) Electronic Trading Support
13 25 (4.42%) FIX Support Analyst
14 23 (4.07%) Front Office Developer
14 23 (4.07%) Network Engineer
15 22 (3.89%) Low Latency Java Developer
16 17 (3.01%) KDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (25.66%) FIX Protocol
2 50 (8.85%) Rendezvous
3 46 (8.14%) Ultra Messaging
4 42 (7.43%) JMS
5 40 (7.08%) TIBCO EMS
6 37 (6.55%) .NET
7 23 (4.07%) AngularJS
7 23 (4.07%) XML
8 21 (3.72%) J2SE
9 15 (2.65%) SOAP
10 14 (2.48%) HTML
10 14 (2.48%) Middleware
10 14 (2.48%) Web Services
11 13 (2.30%) WCF
11 13 (2.30%) WPF
12 12 (2.12%) ASP.NET
12 12 (2.12%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (2.12%) JDBC
12 12 (2.12%) STL
13 10 (1.77%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 149 (26.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 123 (21.77%) Fixed Income
3 96 (16.99%) Equities
4 82 (14.51%) Computer Science
5 79 (13.98%) Derivative
6 60 (10.62%) Hedge funds
7 51 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
8 47 (8.32%) Algorithms
9 39 (6.90%) Mathematics
10 29 (5.13%) Data Structures
11 23 (4.07%) Enterprise Software
12 20 (3.54%) Fintech
13 18 (3.19%) Physics
14 17 (3.01%) OTC Derivatives
15 14 (2.48%) Equity Derivative
16 12 (2.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 10 (1.77%) ASIC
17 10 (1.77%) Reference Data
18 8 (1.42%) Inversion of Control
18 8 (1.42%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 207 (36.64%) Linux
2 158 (27.96%) Unix
3 66 (11.68%) Windows
4 37 (6.55%) Solaris
5 13 (2.30%) Windows Server
6 10 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (1.42%) CentOS
7 8 (1.42%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.35%) AIX
9 1 (0.18%) Debian
9 1 (0.18%) Fedora
9 1 (0.18%) SUSE
9 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (32.04%) Low Latency
2 134 (23.72%) Multithreading
3 106 (18.76%) Agile Software Development
4 91 (16.11%) Algorithmic Trading
5 44 (7.79%) Software Engineering
6 39 (6.90%) High-Frequency Trading
7 38 (6.73%) SDLC
8 32 (5.66%) TDD
9 31 (5.49%) Asset Management
9 31 (5.49%) Business Analysis
10 27 (4.78%) Root Cause Analysis
11 26 (4.60%) OO
12 25 (4.42%) Project Management
13 24 (4.25%) High Availability
13 24 (4.25%) Risk Management
14 23 (4.07%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (4.07%) Unit Testing
15 22 (3.89%) BDD
15 22 (3.89%) ITIL
16 20 (3.54%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 270 (47.79%) Java
2 128 (22.65%) Python
3 119 (21.06%) SQL
4 92 (16.28%) C++
5 76 (13.45%) C#
6 60 (10.62%) Perl
7 46 (8.14%) Bash Shell
8 39 (6.90%) JavaScript
9 31 (5.49%) C
10 27 (4.78%) Shell Script
11 22 (3.89%) Ruby
11 22 (3.89%) VB
12 18 (3.19%) VBA
13 13 (2.30%) PL/SQL
14 10 (1.77%) XPath
15 9 (1.59%) Groovy
16 8 (1.42%) PHP
16 8 (1.42%) R
17 7 (1.24%) C-shell
18 5 (0.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 107 (18.94%) Degree
2 10 (1.77%) Brainbench
2 10 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (1.59%) CCIE
4 7 (1.24%) ISEB
4 7 (1.24%) RHCE
5 6 (1.06%) Sun Certification
6 5 (0.88%) ISEB Practitioner
6 5 (0.88%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.53%) PhD
8 1 (0.18%) CCNA
8 1 (0.18%) CFA
8 1 (0.18%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.19%) QA
2 10 (1.77%) MiFID
3 8 (1.42%) Dodd-Frank
4 7 (1.24%) EMIR
5 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (1.95%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.42%) NFS
2 8 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.06%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (2.65%) Puppet
2 11 (1.95%) Nagios
3 6 (1.06%) Endace
3 6 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.06%) Tivoli
4 5 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.71%) Ansible
5 4 (0.71%) ITRS Geneos
5 4 (0.71%) Thomson Reuters DACS
6 1 (0.18%) HP NNM
6 1 (0.18%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.18%) Hyperic
6 1 (0.18%) Netcool
6 1 (0.18%) OPNET
6 1 (0.18%) vRealize
Vendors
1 77 (13.63%) Oracle
2 68 (12.04%) TIBCO
3 37 (6.55%) Microsoft
4 36 (6.37%) Sybase
5 33 (5.84%) ION Trading
6 22 (3.89%) Bloomberg
7 19 (3.36%) SunGard
8 17 (3.01%) Juniper
8 17 (3.01%) Solace
9 16 (2.83%) Cisco
9 16 (2.83%) Splunk
10 13 (2.30%) CheckPoint
11 12 (2.12%) Red Hat
11 12 (2.12%) Sun
11 12 (2.12%) VMware
12 11 (1.95%) HP
13 10 (1.77%) Citrix
13 10 (1.77%) Fidessa
14 9 (1.59%) Tableau
15 8 (1.42%) 3PAR
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