The table below looks at the statistics for FIX Protocol skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FIX Protocol over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 676 501 606
Rank change year-on-year
-175 +105
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 239 552 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.50% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.63% 1.34% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 205 466 362
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £33,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+62.96% -25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37855 41130 45318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.74% 37.48% 38.66%
Number of salaries quoted 32997 35110 38155
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

FIX Protocol
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing FIX Protocol as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

FIX Protocol Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FIX Protocol
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FIX Protocol within the UK.

FIX Protocol Salary Trend in the UK

FIX Protocol
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FIX Protocol over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 within the UK.

FIX Protocol Salary Histogram in the UK

FIX Protocol
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FIX Protocol within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
(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 -184 234 £70,000 +7.69% 38
London -128 215 £70,000 +7.69% 37
City of London +4 86 £65,000 +8.33% 19
Surrey +38 10 £55,000 +71.87%
South East +20 10 £55,000 +69.23%
North West - 5 £25,000 -
Scotland +9 3 - -
Glasgow +3 3 - -
Woking -3 3 £70,000 +35.92%
Merseyside - 3 £25,000 -
Liverpool - 3 £25,000 -
Guildford +15 2 £33,000 +3.12%
East Midlands +9 2 £65,000 +13.04%
Nottingham +7 2 £65,000 +13.04%
Nottinghamshire +6 2 £65,000 +13.04%
Northern Ireland -11 2 - -
Belfast -12 2 - -
County Antrim -12 2 - -
Winsford - 2 £20,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £20,000 -

FIX Protocol
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing FIX Protocol 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 FIX Protocol.

1 352 (58.57%) Finance
2 309 (51.41%) Java
3 308 (51.25%) SQL
4 285 (47.42%) Unix
5 269 (44.76%) Linux
6 170 (28.29%) Equities
7 151 (25.12%) Electronic Trading
8 148 (24.63%) Agile Software Development
9 147 (24.46%) Front Office
10 127 (21.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 127 (21.13%) Banking
11 115 (19.13%) Degree
12 112 (18.64%) Low Latency
13 100 (16.64%) Windows
13 100 (16.64%) Multithreading
14 99 (16.47%) Oracle
15 94 (15.64%) Python
16 86 (14.31%) Derivative
17 83 (13.81%) C++
18 79 (13.14%) Perl
19 76 (12.65%) ITIL
20 70 (11.65%) C#
21 69 (11.48%) Fixed Income
21 69 (11.48%) Algorithmic Trading
22 68 (11.31%) XML
23 67 (11.15%) Analytical Skills
24 65 (10.82%) Jenkins
25 64 (10.65%) JIRA
25 64 (10.65%) Computer Science
25 64 (10.65%) Investment Banking

FIX Protocol
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 11 (1.83%) IIS
1 11 (1.83%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.66%) Confluence
3 5 (0.83%) Apache
4 4 (0.67%) GemFire
4 4 (0.67%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (0.67%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.67%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.50%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.33%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 20 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.33%) MS Office
3 3 (0.50%) MS Project
3 3 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 24 (3.99%) MetaTrader
2 11 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.33%) Finacle
3 8 (1.33%) Misys Opics
3 8 (1.33%) Temenos T24
4 5 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.67%) SunGard GMI
6 3 (0.50%) RMDS
7 1 (0.17%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.17%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.50%) GitHub
2 7 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.33%) TCP/IP
2 25 (4.16%) Firewall
3 17 (2.83%) Multicast
4 14 (2.33%) LDAP
5 13 (2.16%) LAN
5 13 (2.16%) tcpdump
5 13 (2.16%) WAN
5 13 (2.16%) Wireshark
6 12 (2.00%) Fibre Channel
6 12 (2.00%) iSCSI
6 12 (2.00%) NetScaler
6 12 (2.00%) SAN
7 7 (1.16%) FTP
7 7 (1.16%) HTTP
8 4 (0.67%) DNS
9 3 (0.50%) Skype
10 2 (0.33%) BGP
10 2 (0.33%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.33%) NX-OS
10 2 (0.33%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (7.82%) Relational Database
2 40 (6.66%) NoSQL
2 40 (6.66%) SQL Server
3 37 (6.16%) MongoDB
4 36 (5.99%) Big Data
5 17 (2.83%) RDBMS
5 17 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (2.66%) KDB
6 16 (2.66%) Oracle Database
7 15 (2.50%) MySQL
8 6 (1.00%) Hadoop
9 5 (0.83%) Power BI
9 5 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.67%) DB2
10 4 (0.67%) Hazelcast
11 3 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 65 (10.82%) Jenkins
2 64 (10.65%) JIRA
3 41 (6.82%) Git (software)
4 24 (3.99%) Ant
5 23 (3.83%) Subversion
6 21 (3.49%) Maven
7 18 (3.00%) TeamCity
8 12 (2.00%) GCC
8 12 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
8 12 (2.00%) Selenium
9 11 (1.83%) JUnit
10 9 (1.50%) Eclipse
11 7 (1.16%) LoadRunner
12 5 (0.83%) IntelliJ
12 5 (0.83%) Mercurial
12 5 (0.83%) Moq
12 5 (0.83%) NetBeans
12 5 (0.83%) NUnit
12 5 (0.83%) Visual Studio
13 4 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 352 (58.57%) Finance
2 147 (24.46%) Front Office
3 127 (21.13%) Banking
4 64 (10.65%) Investment Banking
5 45 (7.49%) Back Office
6 36 (5.99%) Financial Institution
7 13 (2.16%) French Language
8 10 (1.66%) Legal
9 9 (1.50%) German Language
9 9 (1.50%) Spanish Language
10 7 (1.16%) Advertising
10 7 (1.16%) Marketing
10 7 (1.16%) Retail
11 5 (0.83%) Electronics
11 5 (0.83%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.83%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.67%) Private Banking
12 4 (0.67%) Publishing
13 2 (0.33%) Wholesale Banking
14 1 (0.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 177 (29.45%) Developer
2 151 (25.12%) Analyst
3 115 (19.13%) Java Developer
4 105 (17.47%) Support Analyst
5 92 (15.31%) Applications Support
6 57 (9.48%) FIX Analyst
7 48 (7.99%) FIX Support Analyst
8 42 (6.99%) Applications Support Analyst
9 39 (6.49%) Support Engineer
10 38 (6.32%) Consultant
11 37 (6.16%) Business Analyst
12 35 (5.82%) Technical Analyst
13 33 (5.49%) Senior Analyst
14 32 (5.32%) Senior Developer
14 32 (5.32%) Technical Consultant
15 31 (5.16%) Senior Support Analyst
16 25 (4.16%) SQL Analyst
17 24 (3.99%) Senior Java Developer
17 24 (3.99%) Support Specialist
18 23 (3.83%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (11.31%) XML
2 44 (7.32%) AngularJS
3 43 (7.15%) .NET
4 36 (5.99%) Spring
5 35 (5.82%) JMS
6 33 (5.49%) HTML
7 28 (4.66%) HTML5
8 23 (3.83%) ASP.NET
8 23 (3.83%) Java SE
9 22 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (3.49%) Middleware
10 21 (3.49%) Swing
11 20 (3.33%) Web Services
12 16 (2.66%) FpML
13 15 (2.50%) WPF
14 13 (2.16%) CSS
14 13 (2.16%) J2SE
14 13 (2.16%) jQuery
15 12 (2.00%) Rendezvous
16 10 (1.66%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 170 (28.29%) Equities
2 127 (21.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 86 (14.31%) Derivative
4 69 (11.48%) Fixed Income
5 67 (11.15%) Analytical Skills
6 64 (10.65%) Computer Science
7 51 (8.49%) Fintech
8 48 (7.99%) Hedge funds
9 39 (6.49%) Algorithms
10 33 (5.49%) SWIFT
11 27 (4.49%) Visualisation
12 26 (4.33%) Mathematics
13 24 (3.99%) Market Risk
14 23 (3.83%) Equity Derivative
15 16 (2.66%) Statistics
16 15 (2.50%) Data Structures
17 14 (2.33%) Eurex
18 12 (2.00%) HP StoreVirtual
18 12 (2.00%) Physics
19 8 (1.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 285 (47.42%) Unix
2 269 (44.76%) Linux
3 100 (16.64%) Windows
4 51 (8.49%) Solaris
5 23 (3.83%) Windows Server
6 19 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (2.66%) CentOS
8 12 (2.00%) Oracle Linux
9 10 (1.66%) AIX
10 9 (1.50%) Ubuntu
11 8 (1.33%) HPUX
12 6 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.17%) Debian
15 1 (0.17%) Fedora
15 1 (0.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (25.12%) Electronic Trading
2 148 (24.63%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (18.64%) Low Latency
4 100 (16.64%) Multithreading
5 76 (12.65%) ITIL
6 69 (11.48%) Algorithmic Trading
7 43 (7.15%) Business Analysis
8 41 (6.82%) Analytics
9 40 (6.66%) Risk Management
10 37 (6.16%) Concurrent Programming
10 37 (6.16%) DevOps
11 36 (5.99%) Project Management
12 35 (5.82%) Open Source
13 32 (5.32%) High-Frequency Trading
14 31 (5.16%) TDD
15 30 (4.99%) Root Cause Analysis
16 29 (4.83%) Configuration Management
16 29 (4.83%) MVC
16 29 (4.83%) Wealth Management
17 26 (4.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 309 (51.41%) Java
2 308 (51.25%) SQL
3 94 (15.64%) Python
4 83 (13.81%) C++
5 79 (13.14%) Perl
6 70 (11.65%) C#
7 60 (9.98%) Bash Shell
8 49 (8.15%) Shell Script
9 34 (5.66%) C
10 29 (4.83%) JavaScript
11 25 (4.16%) Ruby
12 23 (3.83%) VB
13 21 (3.49%) Lua
14 18 (3.00%) VBA
15 17 (2.83%) PL/SQL
16 16 (2.66%) PHP
16 16 (2.66%) PowerShell
17 15 (2.50%) T-SQL
18 12 (2.00%) Scala
19 11 (1.83%) Korn
Qualifications
1 115 (19.13%) Degree
2 12 (2.00%) PhD
3 11 (1.83%) RHCE
4 5 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.33%) CCIE
5 2 (0.33%) CCNP
5 2 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.17%) CFA
6 1 (0.17%) ISEB
6 1 (0.17%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (7.82%) QA
2 16 (2.66%) MiFID
3 3 (0.50%) FATCA
4 2 (0.33%) SLA
5 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.17%) EMIR
5 1 (0.17%) SDET
System Software
1 18 (3.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.00%) NFS
3 12 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.17%) Squid
Systems Management
1 17 (2.83%) Puppet
2 11 (1.83%) Nagios
3 8 (1.33%) ITRS Geneos
4 5 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.50%) Ansible
6 2 (0.33%) WSUS
7 1 (0.17%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 99 (16.47%) Oracle
2 49 (8.15%) Microsoft
3 31 (5.16%) Red Hat
4 28 (4.66%) Fidessa
5 26 (4.33%) TIBCO
6 23 (3.83%) SunGard
7 19 (3.16%) Reuters
8 18 (3.00%) Bloomberg
9 17 (2.83%) Citrix
9 17 (2.83%) VMware
10 16 (2.66%) HP
11 14 (2.33%) 3PAR
11 14 (2.33%) ION Trading
12 13 (2.16%) Sybase
13 12 (2.00%) NetApp
13 12 (2.00%) Splunk
14 10 (1.66%) CQG
14 10 (1.66%) Murex
15 8 (1.33%) Calypso
15 8 (1.33%) Sun
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Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £115k + bonus + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + bonus + package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum bonus and benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: to c£75,000 + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
London, South East, United Kingdom
BGC Partners
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
harringtonstarr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Cititec Associates Limited
Salary: £95000 - £100000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
iKas International
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 15% Bonus + 15% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £95,000 to £115,000 + bonus + benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago