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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Trading (eTrading)
Rank 632 485 573
Rank change year-on-year
-147 +88
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Trading 291 593 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.54% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.62% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 241 488 412
Median salary £77,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+34.86% -15.55%

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
86068 96139 98720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.01% 87.48% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 72002 79039 78827
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 £30,592
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £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 24 August 2016 within the UK.

Electronic Trading Salary Histogram in the UK

Electronic Trading
Top 17 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 24 August 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
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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 -151 280 £77,500 +10.71% 60
London -115 260 £82,500 +17.85% 58
City of London -18 63 £70,000 -6.66% 27
Scotland +22 9 - - 1
South West +11 9 £60,000 -
Glasgow +6 9 - - 1
Nottingham -32 9 £39,000 +1.29%
Nottinghamshire -38 9 £39,000 +1.29%
East Midlands -39 9 £39,000 +1.29%
Dorset - 9 £60,000 -
Bournemouth - 9 £60,000 -
Belfast - 2 - -
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
County Antrim - 2 - -
Docklands, London +10 1 £40,000 -52.94%
West Midlands +1 1 £57,500 +66.66%
Solihull - 1 £57,500 -

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 253 (44.62%) Java
2 212 (37.39%) Finance
3 189 (33.33%) Linux
4 183 (32.28%) Low Latency
5 181 (31.92%) Unix
6 164 (28.92%) Front Office
7 150 (26.46%) FIX Protocol
8 142 (25.04%) Multithreading
9 139 (24.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 124 (21.87%) Python
11 123 (21.69%) SQL
12 122 (21.52%) Banking
13 121 (21.34%) Degree
14 119 (20.99%) Fixed Income
15 99 (17.46%) C++
16 97 (17.11%) Computer Science
17 96 (16.93%) Equities
18 93 (16.40%) Algorithmic Trading
19 90 (15.87%) Oracle
20 87 (15.34%) Derivative
21 81 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
22 76 (13.40%) C#
23 72 (12.70%) Windows
24 71 (12.52%) Hedge funds
25 67 (11.82%) Investment Banking
26 58 (10.23%) Perl
27 52 (9.17%) TIBCO
28 46 (8.11%) Algorithms
29 45 (7.94%) Relational Database
29 45 (7.94%) KDB

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%) Confluence
3 3 (0.53%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.35%) MQSeries
4 2 (0.35%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.35%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.18%) IPython
5 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.71%) MS Office
4 3 (0.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.41%) ION MarketView
2 7 (1.23%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 7 (1.23%) Markit EDM
2 7 (1.23%) MultiFonds
2 7 (1.23%) Oracle 11i
2 7 (1.23%) RMDS
2 7 (1.23%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.18%) Kondor
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 44 (7.76%) TCP/IP
2 41 (7.23%) LAN
2 41 (7.23%) WAN
3 33 (5.82%) Multicast
4 24 (4.23%) Firewall
5 22 (3.88%) SAN
6 15 (2.65%) Wireshark
7 13 (2.29%) tcpdump
8 12 (2.12%) Fibre Channel
8 12 (2.12%) iSCSI
8 12 (2.12%) LDAP
8 12 (2.12%) NetScaler
9 9 (1.59%) DWDM
10 7 (1.23%) HTTP
10 7 (1.23%) VPN
11 6 (1.06%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.53%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (0.53%) DNS
12 3 (0.53%) Ethernet
13 2 (0.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (7.94%) KDB
1 45 (7.94%) Relational Database
2 40 (7.05%) SQL Server
3 23 (4.06%) Oracle Database
4 15 (2.65%) Big Data
4 15 (2.65%) RDBMS
5 14 (2.47%) Hadoop
6 12 (2.12%) DB2
7 8 (1.41%) MySQL
7 8 (1.41%) Tick Data
8 7 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (1.23%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 7 (1.23%) Oracle9i Database
9 5 (0.88%) NoSQL
9 5 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (0.71%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.53%) Hazelcast
11 3 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.53%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 31 (5.47%) Subversion
2 22 (3.88%) Jenkins
3 17 (3.00%) Git (software)
4 15 (2.65%) JIRA
5 13 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (2.12%) Ant
6 12 (2.12%) GCC
7 8 (1.41%) Maven
8 7 (1.23%) Ranorex
9 5 (0.88%) Cucumber
9 5 (0.88%) Selenium
9 5 (0.88%) TestDirector
10 4 (0.71%) JUnit
11 3 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.53%) EasyMock
11 3 (0.53%) GDB
12 2 (0.35%) FitNesse
12 2 (0.35%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.18%) dotTrace
13 1 (0.18%) Moq
General
1 212 (37.39%) Finance
2 164 (28.92%) Front Office
3 122 (21.52%) Banking
4 67 (11.82%) Investment Banking
5 38 (6.70%) Back Office
6 21 (3.70%) Financial Institution
7 10 (1.76%) French Language
8 8 (1.41%) German Language
9 7 (1.23%) Private Banking
10 6 (1.06%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.71%) Legal
11 4 (0.71%) Publishing
11 4 (0.71%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.35%) Advertising
12 2 (0.35%) Electronics
12 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.35%) Marketing
12 2 (0.35%) Retail
13 1 (0.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 237 (41.80%) Developer
2 121 (21.34%) Java Developer
3 93 (16.40%) Analyst
4 64 (11.29%) Support Analyst
5 58 (10.23%) C++ Developer
6 57 (10.05%) Electronic Trading Developer
7 43 (7.58%) Applications Support
8 35 (6.17%) Electronic Trading Support
9 33 (5.82%) C# Developer
9 33 (5.82%) Senior Developer
10 30 (5.29%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
11 26 (4.59%) Consultant
12 25 (4.41%) FIX Analyst
13 24 (4.23%) FIX Support Analyst
14 22 (3.88%) Business Analyst
14 22 (3.88%) Front Office Developer
15 21 (3.70%) .NET Developer
15 21 (3.70%) Low Latency Java Developer
16 19 (3.35%) C# .NET Developer
16 19 (3.35%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (26.46%) FIX Protocol
2 44 (7.76%) Rendezvous
3 42 (7.41%) .NET
4 34 (6.00%) TIBCO EMS
4 34 (6.00%) Ultra Messaging
5 31 (5.47%) JMS
6 27 (4.76%) XML
7 23 (4.06%) SOAP
8 21 (3.70%) AngularJS
9 18 (3.17%) Web Services
10 17 (3.00%) STL
11 16 (2.82%) HTML
12 15 (2.65%) WPF
13 14 (2.47%) Middleware
13 14 (2.47%) WCF
13 14 (2.47%) XML Schema
13 14 (2.47%) XSL
14 13 (2.29%) ASP.NET
14 13 (2.29%) J2SE
15 12 (2.12%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 139 (24.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 119 (20.99%) Fixed Income
3 97 (17.11%) Computer Science
4 96 (16.93%) Equities
5 87 (15.34%) Derivative
6 71 (12.52%) Hedge funds
7 46 (8.11%) Algorithms
8 42 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
9 36 (6.35%) Mathematics
10 35 (6.17%) Data Structures
11 22 (3.88%) Fintech
12 21 (3.70%) Physics
13 18 (3.17%) Data Centre
14 16 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
14 16 (2.82%) Equity Derivative
15 15 (2.65%) OTC Derivatives
15 15 (2.65%) Virtual Team
16 12 (2.12%) HP StoreVirtual
17 10 (1.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 10 (1.76%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 189 (33.33%) Linux
2 181 (31.92%) Unix
3 72 (12.70%) Windows
4 36 (6.35%) Solaris
5 23 (4.06%) Windows Server
6 15 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (2.12%) CentOS
7 12 (2.12%) 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
1 183 (32.28%) Low Latency
2 142 (25.04%) Multithreading
3 93 (16.40%) Algorithmic Trading
4 81 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (7.76%) Software Engineering
6 42 (7.41%) High-Frequency Trading
7 41 (7.23%) Asset Management
8 38 (6.70%) High Availability
8 38 (6.70%) TDD
9 33 (5.82%) SDLC
10 32 (5.64%) ITIL
10 32 (5.64%) Project Management
11 29 (5.11%) Business Analysis
12 27 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (4.76%) Risk Management
13 23 (4.06%) OO
14 22 (3.88%) Mentoring
14 22 (3.88%) UML
14 22 (3.88%) Unit Testing
15 21 (3.70%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 253 (44.62%) Java
2 124 (21.87%) Python
3 123 (21.69%) SQL
4 99 (17.46%) C++
5 76 (13.40%) C#
6 58 (10.23%) Perl
7 44 (7.76%) Bash Shell
8 41 (7.23%) JavaScript
9 34 (6.00%) Shell Script
10 26 (4.59%) C
11 23 (4.06%) Ruby
12 21 (3.70%) VB
13 14 (2.47%) XPath
14 13 (2.29%) VBA
15 12 (2.12%) PHP
16 8 (1.41%) R
16 8 (1.41%) VB.NET
17 7 (1.23%) Groovy
17 7 (1.23%) PL/SQL
18 6 (1.06%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 121 (21.34%) Degree
2 14 (2.47%) Brainbench
3 11 (1.94%) RHCE
4 7 (1.23%) Sun Certification
5 6 (1.06%) ISEB
6 5 (0.88%) ISEB Practitioner
6 5 (0.88%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.53%) PhD
8 2 (0.35%) CCIE
9 1 (0.18%) CCNA
9 1 (0.18%) CFA
9 1 (0.18%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.00%) QA
2 12 (2.12%) MiFID
3 9 (1.59%) Dodd-Frank
4 8 (1.41%) EMIR
5 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (2.82%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.12%) NFS
2 12 (2.12%) VMware ESXi
2 12 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (3.17%) Puppet
2 9 (1.59%) Nagios
3 5 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.88%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.71%) Thomson Reuters DACS
5 3 (0.53%) Ansible
5 3 (0.53%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.35%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.18%) Endace
7 1 (0.18%) HP NNM
7 1 (0.18%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.18%) Hyperic
7 1 (0.18%) Netcool
7 1 (0.18%) OPNET
7 1 (0.18%) vRealize
Vendors
1 90 (15.87%) Oracle
2 52 (9.17%) TIBCO
3 39 (6.88%) Microsoft
4 36 (6.35%) Sybase
5 31 (5.47%) ION Trading
6 26 (4.59%) Bloomberg
7 22 (3.88%) HP
8 20 (3.53%) Fidessa
9 19 (3.35%) SunGard
10 17 (3.00%) Citrix
10 17 (3.00%) Splunk
10 17 (3.00%) VMware
11 16 (2.82%) Red Hat
12 12 (2.12%) 3PAR
12 12 (2.12%) Juniper
12 12 (2.12%) NetApp
12 12 (2.12%) Reuters
13 11 (1.94%) Cisco
13 11 (1.94%) Solace
13 11 (1.94%) Sun
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London
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