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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Trading (eTrading)
Rank 516 516 539
Rank change year-on-year
0 +23
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 399 513 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.48% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.55% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 337 404 428
Median salary £85,000 £72,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £38,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £107,500 £105,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £37,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +31.57%

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
78947 92968 97230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.06% 87.55% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 65078 76746 79953
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 £31,426
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 9 December 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronic Trading within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 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 -8 398 £85,000 +17.24% 43
London +25 375 £87,500 +16.66% 40
City of London +35 114 £85,000 +6.25% 15
Canary Wharf +19 25 £115,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 11 £60,000 -
East of England - 11 £60,000 -
West Yorkshire +29 9 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Yorkshire +24 9 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Halifax +8 9 £40,000 +33.33% 3
West Midlands - 3 £70,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £70,000 -
Glasgow +19 1 - -
Scotland +18 1 - -
Mayfair +3 1 £40,000 -47.54%

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 377 (53.93%) Java
2 279 (39.91%) Linux
3 274 (39.20%) Finance
4 259 (37.05%) Front Office
5 258 (36.91%) Low Latency
6 248 (35.48%) Banking
7 196 (28.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 194 (27.75%) Unix
9 181 (25.89%) SQL
10 171 (24.46%) FIX Protocol
11 162 (23.18%) Multithreading
12 160 (22.89%) Equities
13 142 (20.31%) Fixed Income
14 139 (19.89%) Agile Software Development
15 136 (19.46%) Python
16 133 (19.03%) Algorithmic Trading
17 120 (17.17%) C++
18 106 (15.16%) Investment Banking
19 103 (14.74%) TIBCO
20 94 (13.45%) Algorithms
21 90 (12.88%) C#
22 85 (12.16%) Derivative
23 73 (10.44%) Degree
24 71 (10.16%) Software Engineering
25 69 (9.87%) JMS
25 69 (9.87%) Rendezvous
26 67 (9.59%) Windows
27 65 (9.30%) Oracle
27 65 (9.30%) TIBCO EMS
28 60 (8.58%) SQL Server

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 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (0.29%) Confluence
2 2 (0.29%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (0.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.14%) Apache
3 1 (0.14%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.14%) IPython
3 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (2.15%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.86%) MS Office
3 3 (0.43%) MS Project
4 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (1.72%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 5 (0.72%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.29%) RMDS
3 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.14%) Kondor
4 1 (0.14%) Orchestrade
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.29%) SaaS
2 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.43%) Firewall
2 18 (2.58%) TCP/IP
3 17 (2.43%) VPN
4 14 (2.00%) LAN
4 14 (2.00%) WAN
5 13 (1.86%) Multicast
6 10 (1.43%) BGP
6 10 (1.43%) HTTP
6 10 (1.43%) OSPF
7 7 (1.00%) HTTPS
7 7 (1.00%) MPLS
8 6 (0.86%) RIP
9 5 (0.72%) SNMP
10 4 (0.57%) IGMP
11 3 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (0.43%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (0.43%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.43%) Wireshark
12 2 (0.29%) Spanning Tree
12 2 (0.29%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (8.58%) SQL Server
2 57 (8.15%) KDB
3 50 (7.15%) Relational Database
4 24 (3.43%) NoSQL
5 19 (2.72%) Big Data
6 16 (2.29%) RDBMS
7 15 (2.15%) Hadoop
8 14 (2.00%) Kdb+
9 10 (1.43%) DB2
10 6 (0.86%) MySQL
11 5 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (0.72%) Tick Data
12 4 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (0.43%) MongoDB
13 3 (0.43%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.29%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 54 (7.73%) Maven
2 45 (6.44%) JUnit
3 35 (5.01%) Gradle
4 24 (3.43%) Subversion
5 19 (2.72%) JIRA
6 18 (2.58%) Jenkins
7 14 (2.00%) Cucumber
8 13 (1.86%) TeamCity
9 10 (1.43%) Selenium
9 10 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (1.29%) Git (software)
11 8 (1.14%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (0.86%) Robot Framework
13 4 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (0.57%) FitNesse
13 4 (0.57%) Moq
13 4 (0.57%) Ranorex
13 4 (0.57%) SilkPerformer
13 4 (0.57%) SilkTest
13 4 (0.57%) SpecFlow
General
1 274 (39.20%) Finance
2 259 (37.05%) Front Office
3 248 (35.48%) Banking
4 106 (15.16%) Investment Banking
5 26 (3.72%) Back Office
6 14 (2.00%) Financial Institution
7 13 (1.86%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.00%) French Language
8 7 (1.00%) German Language
8 7 (1.00%) Legal
9 5 (0.72%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.43%) Law
10 3 (0.43%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.43%) Marketing
11 2 (0.29%) Advertising
11 2 (0.29%) Electronics
11 2 (0.29%) Games
11 2 (0.29%) Prime Brokerage
12 1 (0.14%) Retail
12 1 (0.14%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 372 (53.22%) Developer
2 245 (35.05%) Java Developer
3 129 (18.45%) Analyst
4 110 (15.74%) Electronic Trading Developer
5 106 (15.16%) Senior Developer
6 92 (13.16%) Senior Java Developer
7 77 (11.02%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
8 64 (9.16%) Front Office Developer
9 61 (8.73%) Support Analyst
10 57 (8.15%) C++ Developer
11 49 (7.01%) Business Analyst
12 36 (5.15%) Applications Support
13 25 (3.58%) FIX Analyst
14 23 (3.29%) C# Developer
14 23 (3.29%) Network Engineer
15 22 (3.15%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
15 22 (3.15%) Electronic Trading Support
15 22 (3.15%) Technical Leader
16 18 (2.58%) FIX Support Analyst
17 17 (2.43%) Low Latency Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (24.46%) FIX Protocol
2 69 (9.87%) JMS
2 69 (9.87%) Rendezvous
3 65 (9.30%) TIBCO EMS
4 56 (8.01%) Ultra Messaging
5 49 (7.01%) J2SE
6 47 (6.72%) .NET
7 39 (5.58%) Spring
8 34 (4.86%) JDBC
9 28 (4.01%) AngularJS
9 28 (4.01%) XML
10 27 (3.86%) Middleware
11 18 (2.58%) HTML
11 18 (2.58%) WPF
12 16 (2.29%) CSS
13 13 (1.86%) ASP.NET
14 12 (1.72%) FpML
15 11 (1.57%) HTML5
15 11 (1.57%) KnockoutJS
16 10 (1.43%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 196 (28.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 160 (22.89%) Equities
3 142 (20.31%) Fixed Income
4 94 (13.45%) Algorithms
5 85 (12.16%) Derivative
6 59 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
7 53 (7.58%) Computer Science
8 38 (5.44%) Enterprise Software
9 31 (4.43%) Data Structures
9 31 (4.43%) Hedge funds
10 30 (4.29%) Mathematics
11 18 (2.58%) Equity Derivative
12 17 (2.43%) OTC Derivatives
13 12 (1.72%) Fintech
14 11 (1.57%) Client/Server
14 11 (1.57%) Reference Data
15 10 (1.43%) Physics
16 8 (1.14%) Credit Derivative
16 8 (1.14%) Inversion of Control
17 7 (1.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 279 (39.91%) Linux
2 194 (27.75%) Unix
3 67 (9.59%) Windows
4 26 (3.72%) Solaris
5 6 (0.86%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.57%) Windows Phone
6 4 (0.57%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.14%) CentOS
7 1 (0.14%) Debian
7 1 (0.14%) Fedora
7 1 (0.14%) SUSE
7 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (36.91%) Low Latency
2 162 (23.18%) Multithreading
3 139 (19.89%) Agile Software Development
4 133 (19.03%) Algorithmic Trading
5 71 (10.16%) Software Engineering
6 60 (8.58%) OO
7 55 (7.87%) OOD
8 44 (6.29%) SDLC
9 40 (5.72%) Analytics
9 40 (5.72%) TDD
10 38 (5.44%) High-Frequency Trading
11 31 (4.43%) E-Commerce
11 31 (4.43%) Market Making
11 31 (4.43%) Root Cause Analysis
12 29 (4.15%) Business Analysis
13 28 (4.01%) Garbage Collection
14 26 (3.72%) DevOps
15 25 (3.58%) Risk Management
15 25 (3.58%) Scrum
16 24 (3.43%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 377 (53.93%) Java
2 181 (25.89%) SQL
3 136 (19.46%) Python
4 120 (17.17%) C++
5 90 (12.88%) C#
6 59 (8.44%) Perl
7 36 (5.15%) JavaScript
8 35 (5.01%) Bash Shell
9 33 (4.72%) C
10 22 (3.15%) VB
11 21 (3.00%) Shell Script
12 18 (2.58%) Groovy
13 16 (2.29%) PL/SQL
13 16 (2.29%) Ruby
14 14 (2.00%) VBA
15 8 (1.14%) R
16 6 (0.86%) C-shell
17 5 (0.72%) Bourne shell
17 5 (0.72%) Korn
18 3 (0.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 73 (10.44%) Degree
2 14 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (1.43%) ISEB
4 9 (1.29%) CCIE
5 4 (0.57%) CCNP
5 4 (0.57%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (0.43%) CCNA
7 2 (0.29%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.29%) PhD
7 2 (0.29%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.14%) CFA
8 1 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.15%) QA
2 18 (2.58%) MiFID
3 7 (1.00%) Dodd-Frank
4 6 (0.86%) EMIR
5 2 (0.29%) SLA
6 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (0.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.14%) Docker
2 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (2.43%) Nagios
2 12 (1.72%) Puppet
3 11 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (1.14%) Ansible
5 6 (0.86%) Endace
5 6 (0.86%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.57%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.14%) Netcool
8 1 (0.14%) Salt
8 1 (0.14%) Thomson Reuters DACS
8 1 (0.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 103 (14.74%) TIBCO
2 65 (9.30%) Oracle
3 59 (8.44%) ION Trading
4 50 (7.15%) Sybase
5 30 (4.29%) Microsoft
5 30 (4.29%) Solace
6 27 (3.86%) Bloomberg
7 21 (3.00%) Reuters
8 19 (2.72%) Cisco
9 16 (2.29%) Juniper
10 14 (2.00%) SunGard
11 11 (1.57%) Splunk
12 10 (1.43%) CheckPoint
12 10 (1.43%) Fidessa
13 9 (1.29%) Currenex
14 8 (1.14%) FXall
15 7 (1.00%) Tableau
16 6 (0.86%) CQG
16 6 (0.86%) Patsystems
17 5 (0.72%) FFastFill
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Package / Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £130000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: competitive salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: competitive salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus+benefit package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: competitive salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £130000 per annum + + c.100% bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
BGC Partners
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: Competitive Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cititec Associates Limited
Salary: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75,000 to £90,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Mitcham, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Full benefits package
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago