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

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Trading
Rank 548 483 541
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +58
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 380 489 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.44% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.54% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 305 383 304
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 £42,500 £44,000 £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
93574 90515 90460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.24% 81.69% 79.24%
Number of salaries quoted 76709 73752 76599
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 24 November 2014 within the UK.

Electronic Trading Salary Histogram in the UK

Electronic Trading
Top 14 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 24 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
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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 -68 378 £62,500 -10.71% 45
London -32 368 £65,000 -13.33% 44
City of London -40 87 £66,250 -8.62% 19
South East +4 5 £27,500 -46.34% 1
Surrey -15 5 £27,500 -52.17% 1
Dorking - 4 £27,500 - 1
Essex - 3 - -
Brentwood - 3 - -
East of England - 3 - -
West Midlands -9 2 £36,250 -14.70%
Scotland -6 1 - - 1
Birmingham -25 1 £42,500 -
Solihull - 1 £30,000 -
Woking - 1 £55,000 -

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 324 (44.69%) Finance
2 304 (41.93%) SQL
3 257 (35.45%) Front Office
4 240 (33.10%) Java
5 229 (31.59%) UNIX
6 199 (27.45%) FIX Protocol
7 187 (25.79%) Equities
8 184 (25.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 183 (25.24%) Linux
9 183 (25.24%) C#
10 163 (22.48%) Low Latency
11 160 (22.07%) Banking
12 145 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 139 (19.17%) Fixed Income
14 134 (18.48%) C++
15 131 (18.07%) Windows
15 131 (18.07%) Degree
16 129 (17.79%) Multithreading
17 125 (17.24%) Python
18 120 (16.55%) Investment Banking
19 119 (16.41%) Derivative
20 113 (15.59%) Perl
21 111 (15.31%) Algorithmic Trading
22 107 (14.76%) Risk Management
23 88 (12.14%) OO
24 87 (12.00%) Hedge funds
25 86 (11.86%) Oracle
26 85 (11.72%) .NET
27 73 (10.07%) SQL Server
28 65 (8.97%) Computer Science

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 11 (1.52%) MQSeries
2 9 (1.24%) TIBCO EMS
3 6 (0.83%) Apache
3 6 (0.83%) MTS
4 5 (0.69%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.55%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.55%) FormScape
6 3 (0.41%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.41%) JBoss
6 3 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.41%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.14%) Confluence
7 1 (0.14%) Node.js
7 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.14%) nginx
7 1 (0.14%) IIS
7 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.14%) CMS
Applications
1 35 (4.83%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.07%) MS Office
3 6 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.28%) MS Project
5 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 32 (4.41%) Endur
2 19 (2.62%) ION MarketView
3 11 (1.52%) Oracle General Ledger
4 10 (1.38%) RMDS
5 6 (0.83%) 3000 Xtra
6 4 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
6 4 (0.55%) Summit
7 2 (0.28%) LatentZero
7 2 (0.28%) Eikon
8 1 (0.14%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
8 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.14%) Kondor+
8 1 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.97%) TCP/IP
2 30 (4.14%) Firewall
3 24 (3.31%) Multicast
4 22 (3.03%) WAN
5 15 (2.07%) LAN
6 13 (1.79%) SNMP
7 12 (1.66%) SAN
8 10 (1.38%) BGP
9 9 (1.24%) OSPF
10 8 (1.10%) WAAS
10 8 (1.10%) IPv6
10 8 (1.10%) MPLS
10 8 (1.10%) VoIP
11 7 (0.97%) Internet
12 6 (0.83%) tcpdump
12 6 (0.83%) Network Security
13 4 (0.55%) Wireshark
13 4 (0.55%) Cisco IOS
14 3 (0.41%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (0.41%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (10.07%) SQL Server
2 42 (5.79%) Relational Database
3 30 (4.14%) KDB
4 23 (3.17%) RDBMS
5 12 (1.66%) MySQL
6 10 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (0.97%) Big Data
8 5 (0.69%) Hadoop
8 5 (0.69%) DB2
8 5 (0.69%) MS Access
8 5 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (0.55%) Informix
9 4 (0.55%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 4 (0.55%) Oracle9i Database
9 4 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (0.55%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.41%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 35 (4.83%) Subversion
2 33 (4.55%) SpecFlow
3 16 (2.21%) Maven
4 9 (1.24%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.10%) JIRA
5 8 (1.10%) JUnit
6 6 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (0.69%) Hamcrest
7 5 (0.69%) jMock
7 5 (0.69%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (0.28%) Ant
8 2 (0.28%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.28%) GCC
8 2 (0.28%) GDB
8 2 (0.28%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (0.28%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.14%) XDE
9 1 (0.14%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.14%) Hudson
9 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 324 (44.69%) Finance
2 257 (35.45%) Front Office
3 160 (22.07%) Banking
4 120 (16.55%) Investment Banking
5 25 (3.45%) Financial Institution
6 23 (3.17%) Back Office
7 9 (1.24%) Retail
8 7 (0.97%) Private Banking
9 6 (0.83%) Legal
10 4 (0.55%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.55%) Law
11 3 (0.41%) Marketing
12 2 (0.28%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.28%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.28%) Advertising
12 2 (0.28%) Games
13 1 (0.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 334 (46.07%) Developer
2 168 (23.17%) Analyst
3 128 (17.66%) Java Developer
4 108 (14.90%) Support Analyst
5 106 (14.62%) Applications Support
6 93 (12.83%) C# Developer
7 60 (8.28%) Applications Support Analyst
8 59 (8.14%) Senior Developer
9 43 (5.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 42 (5.79%) C++ Developer
11 41 (5.66%) C# .NET Developer
12 36 (4.97%) Business Analyst
13 25 (3.45%) Senior C# Developer
13 25 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
14 24 (3.31%) WPF Developer
15 19 (2.62%) Junior
15 19 (2.62%) Programmer
16 17 (2.34%) Senior Analyst
16 17 (2.34%) Consultant
17 16 (2.21%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (27.45%) FIX Protocol
2 85 (11.72%) .NET
3 50 (6.90%) Middleware
4 49 (6.76%) ASP.NET
5 45 (6.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 36 (4.97%) XML
7 32 (4.41%) WPF
8 30 (4.14%) Spring
9 29 (4.00%) Rendezvous
10 22 (3.03%) JMS
10 22 (3.03%) J2EE
11 19 (2.62%) HTML
11 19 (2.62%) WinForms
12 18 (2.48%) STL
13 17 (2.34%) EJB
14 14 (1.93%) SOAP
15 13 (1.79%) Ajax
15 13 (1.79%) HTML5
16 12 (1.66%) Hibernate
17 10 (1.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 187 (25.79%) Equities
2 184 (25.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 139 (19.17%) Fixed Income
4 119 (16.41%) Derivative
5 87 (12.00%) Hedge funds
6 65 (8.97%) Computer Science
7 41 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
8 28 (3.86%) Algorithms
9 24 (3.31%) Mathematics
10 18 (2.48%) N-Tier
11 17 (2.34%) Open Source
12 15 (2.07%) Credit Derivative
13 14 (1.93%) Equity Derivative
14 12 (1.66%) Client/Server
15 11 (1.52%) Reference Data
16 10 (1.38%) Interest Rate Derivative
17 9 (1.24%) Grid Computing
17 9 (1.24%) Spread Betting
18 6 (0.83%) VWAP
19 5 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 229 (31.59%) UNIX
2 183 (25.24%) Linux
3 131 (18.07%) Windows
4 27 (3.72%) Solaris
5 19 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (2.34%) Windows XP
7 10 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (1.24%) Windows NT
9 7 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.41%) SUSE
10 3 (0.41%) Debian
10 3 (0.41%) Fedora
10 3 (0.41%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.41%) Windows Vista
10 3 (0.41%) CentOS
10 3 (0.41%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (22.48%) Low Latency
2 145 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (17.79%) Multithreading
4 111 (15.31%) Algorithmic Trading
5 107 (14.76%) Risk Management
6 88 (12.14%) OO
7 55 (7.59%) TDD
8 46 (6.34%) MVC
9 42 (5.79%) E-Commerce
10 37 (5.10%) ETRM
11 36 (4.97%) Automated Testing
12 35 (4.83%) OOP
13 33 (4.55%) Test Automation
13 33 (4.55%) BDD
13 33 (4.55%) Mentoring
14 29 (4.00%) Analytics
15 27 (3.72%) Software Engineering
15 27 (3.72%) Business Analysis
16 26 (3.59%) Project Management
17 21 (2.90%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 304 (41.93%) SQL
2 240 (33.10%) Java
3 183 (25.24%) C#
4 134 (18.48%) C++
5 125 (17.24%) Python
6 113 (15.59%) Perl
7 42 (5.79%) JavaScript
8 33 (4.55%) PowerShell
9 26 (3.59%) Shell Script
10 25 (3.45%) C
11 24 (3.31%) Ruby
12 22 (3.03%) VBA
13 20 (2.76%) Bash Shell
14 17 (2.34%) T-SQL
15 16 (2.21%) VC++
16 9 (1.24%) VB.NET
16 9 (1.24%) XPath
16 9 (1.24%) AWK
17 8 (1.10%) Groovy
18 7 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 131 (18.07%) Degree
2 9 (1.24%) Brainbench
3 5 (0.69%) PhD
4 4 (0.55%) Sun Certification
5 3 (0.41%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.28%) PMP
6 2 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.28%) 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 29 (4.00%) QA
2 5 (0.69%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.28%) SLA
4 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (1.38%) 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 14 (1.93%) ITRS Geneos
2 7 (0.97%) 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 86 (11.86%) Oracle
2 64 (8.83%) Sybase
3 59 (8.14%) Bloomberg
4 54 (7.45%) Microsoft
5 46 (6.34%) Reuters
6 43 (5.93%) TIBCO
7 37 (5.10%) Fidessa
8 35 (4.83%) ION Trading
8 35 (4.83%) 29West
9 32 (4.41%) OpenLink
10 23 (3.17%) Red Hat
11 16 (2.21%) HP
12 15 (2.07%) Tradeweb
13 14 (1.93%) SunGard
13 14 (1.93%) NYFIX
14 12 (1.66%) Patsystems
15 11 (1.52%) VMware
16 9 (1.24%) Google
17 8 (1.10%) MarketAxess
17 8 (1.10%) Informatica
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