The table below looks at the statistics for FIX Protocol skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FIX Protocol over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 445 550 420
Rank change year-on-year
+105 -130
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 566 436 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.37% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.36% 0.94% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 511 372 496
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-23.52% -5.55%

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
41730 46198 43669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.71% 39.12% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 35708 39502 38013
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

FIX Protocol
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FIX Protocol within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

FIX Protocol Salary Histogram in the UK

FIX Protocol
Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FIX Protocol within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +89 555 £65,000 - 59
London +70 531 £65,000 - 56
City of London +7 142 £62,500 +13.63% 26
South East +27 16 £32,500 +11.11% 1
Scotland -8 10 £66,250 +6.00% 2
Glasgow -4 9 £65,000 +4.00% 1
Hampshire - 8 £32,500 - 1
Surrey +15 7 £32,000 +9.40%
Southampton - 6 £32,500 - 1
Guildford +14 4 £32,000 +12.28%
Leeds - 4 £50,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 4 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands -1 2 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Nottinghamshire -6 2 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Nottingham -11 2 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Bournemouth - 2 - -
Dorset - 2 - -
South West - 2 - -
Canary Wharf +6 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 £23,000 - 1
East Sussex - 1 £55,000 -
Winchester - 1 £32,500 -
Woking - 1 £51,500 -
Brighton - 1 £55,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £85,000 - 1
County Antrim - 1 £23,000 - 1
Belfast - 1 £23,000 - 1

FIX Protocol
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing FIX Protocol 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 FIX Protocol.

1 610 (61.74%) Finance
2 493 (49.90%) SQL
3 428 (43.32%) Java
4 408 (41.30%) UNIX
5 378 (38.26%) Linux
6 274 (27.73%) Front Office
7 268 (27.13%) Equities
8 226 (22.87%) Agile Software Development
9 222 (22.47%) Degree
10 209 (21.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 199 (20.14%) Windows
12 185 (18.72%) Electronic Trading
13 179 (18.12%) Python
14 172 (17.41%) Multithreading
15 171 (17.31%) Perl
16 165 (16.70%) Low Latency
17 162 (16.40%) Banking
18 160 (16.19%) Oracle
19 141 (14.27%) XML
20 137 (13.87%) Fixed Income
21 133 (13.46%) Derivative
22 121 (12.25%) Hedge funds
23 120 (12.15%) SQL Server
24 116 (11.74%) Analytical Skills
25 112 (11.34%) Relational Database
26 102 (10.32%) C++
27 98 (9.92%) QA
28 96 (9.72%) Spring
28 96 (9.72%) TDD
29 95 (9.62%) Computer Science

FIX Protocol
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing FIX Protocol 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 FIX Protocol. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (1.21%) Tomcat
1 12 (1.21%) MQSeries
2 8 (0.81%) WebSphere
2 8 (0.81%) Confluence
3 7 (0.71%) SharePoint
4 5 (0.51%) Apache
5 4 (0.40%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.40%) JBoss
5 4 (0.40%) SAS
6 3 (0.30%) Tornado
6 3 (0.30%) IIS
6 3 (0.30%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.20%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.20%) Jetty
8 1 (0.10%) MTS
Applications
1 36 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.33%) MS Office
3 4 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.10%) CPLEX
4 1 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (2.13%) MetaTrader
2 19 (1.92%) thinkFolio
3 18 (1.82%) Oracle General Ledger
4 8 (0.81%) ION MarketView
5 5 (0.51%) Markit EDM
6 3 (0.30%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
7 2 (0.20%) Towers Watson Igloo
7 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.10%) LatentZero
8 1 (0.10%) Capstone
8 1 (0.10%) Front Arena
8 1 (0.10%) RMDS
8 1 (0.10%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 54 (5.47%) WAN
2 48 (4.86%) LAN
2 48 (4.86%) TCP/IP
3 27 (2.73%) Firewall
4 13 (1.32%) Broadband
4 13 (1.32%) SAN
4 13 (1.32%) Multicast
5 10 (1.01%) iSCSI
5 10 (1.01%) NetScaler
6 9 (0.91%) Junos
6 9 (0.91%) VPN
7 8 (0.81%) Internet
8 7 (0.71%) FTP
9 6 (0.61%) DNS
10 2 (0.20%) MPLS
10 2 (0.20%) OSPF
10 2 (0.20%) BGP
10 2 (0.20%) DSL
10 2 (0.20%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.20%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (12.15%) SQL Server
2 112 (11.34%) Relational Database
3 78 (7.89%) RDBMS
4 26 (2.63%) MySQL
5 22 (2.23%) NoSQL
6 16 (1.62%) Oracle Database
6 16 (1.62%) KDB
7 10 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (0.91%) MongoDB
9 8 (0.81%) Informix
10 5 (0.51%) DB2
10 5 (0.51%) Big Data
11 4 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.30%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.30%) NewSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (3.85%) JIRA
2 33 (3.34%) Jenkins
3 26 (2.63%) JUnit
4 23 (2.33%) Visual Studio
5 17 (1.72%) Maven
6 16 (1.62%) Git (software)
7 14 (1.42%) SpecFlow
8 13 (1.32%) GoogleTest
8 13 (1.32%) GCC
9 12 (1.21%) Eclipse
10 10 (1.01%) JBehave
11 7 (0.71%) JMeter
11 7 (0.71%) Selenium
12 6 (0.61%) Ant
12 6 (0.61%) Mercurial
13 5 (0.51%) WebDriver
13 5 (0.51%) Subversion
14 4 (0.40%) Cucumber
15 3 (0.30%) Oracle APEX
15 3 (0.30%) FitNesse
General
1 610 (61.74%) Finance
2 274 (27.73%) Front Office
3 162 (16.40%) Banking
4 77 (7.79%) Investment Banking
5 58 (5.87%) Financial Institution
6 48 (4.86%) Back Office
7 19 (1.92%) Retail
8 14 (1.42%) Legal
9 8 (0.81%) Games
10 7 (0.71%) Private Banking
10 7 (0.71%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.51%) Mandarin Language
12 3 (0.30%) French Language
12 3 (0.30%) German Language
12 3 (0.30%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.30%) Marketing
13 2 (0.20%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.20%) Electronics
13 2 (0.20%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.10%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 347 (35.12%) Developer
2 277 (28.04%) Analyst
3 197 (19.94%) Applications Support
3 197 (19.94%) Java Developer
4 183 (18.52%) Support Analyst
5 82 (8.30%) Applications Support Analyst
6 77 (7.79%) Senior Developer
7 50 (5.06%) C++ Developer
8 49 (4.96%) Business Analyst
9 35 (3.54%) Senior Java Developer
10 30 (3.04%) Team Leader
10 30 (3.04%) Core Java Developer
11 27 (2.73%) Support Engineer
12 22 (2.23%) Support Specialist
13 19 (1.92%) Systems Support
13 19 (1.92%) Software Developer
13 19 (1.92%) Systems Analyst
14 18 (1.82%) Systems Administrator
14 18 (1.82%) Administrator
15 17 (1.72%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (14.27%) XML
2 96 (9.72%) Spring
3 87 (8.81%) HTML
4 68 (6.88%) .NET
5 61 (6.17%) Middleware
6 45 (4.55%) HTML5
7 43 (4.35%) JMS
8 35 (3.54%) SOAP
9 32 (3.24%) Web Services
9 32 (3.24%) Ultra Messaging
10 28 (2.83%) Swing
11 25 (2.53%) Rendezvous
12 22 (2.23%) TIBCO EMS
13 19 (1.92%) Hibernate
14 18 (1.82%) QuickFIX
15 17 (1.72%) WPF
16 16 (1.62%) Java SE
16 16 (1.62%) FpML
16 16 (1.62%) J2SE
16 16 (1.62%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 268 (27.13%) Equities
2 209 (21.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 137 (13.87%) Fixed Income
4 133 (13.46%) Derivative
5 121 (12.25%) Hedge funds
6 116 (11.74%) Analytical Skills
7 95 (9.62%) Computer Science
8 60 (6.07%) SWIFT
9 33 (3.34%) Mathematics
10 31 (3.14%) Algorithms
11 28 (2.83%) Data Structures
12 22 (2.23%) Eurex
12 22 (2.23%) Equity Derivative
13 16 (1.62%) Statistics
14 13 (1.32%) Credit Derivative
14 13 (1.32%) N-Tier
14 13 (1.32%) Data Centre
15 11 (1.11%) Management Information System
16 9 (0.91%) Client/Server
16 9 (0.91%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 408 (41.30%) UNIX
2 378 (38.26%) Linux
3 199 (20.14%) Windows
4 35 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (2.73%) Solaris
6 19 (1.92%) SUSE
6 19 (1.92%) CentOS
7 18 (1.82%) Ubuntu
7 18 (1.82%) Debian
8 17 (1.72%) Fedora
9 13 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (0.81%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.51%) Windows Vista
12 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.30%) Windows NT
13 3 (0.30%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.20%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.20%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.20%) Android
14 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (22.87%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (18.72%) Electronic Trading
3 172 (17.41%) Multithreading
4 165 (16.70%) Low Latency
5 96 (9.72%) TDD
6 94 (9.51%) Algorithmic Trading
7 93 (9.41%) OO
8 72 (7.29%) Continuous Integration
9 67 (6.78%) Software Engineering
10 66 (6.68%) Investment Management
11 57 (5.77%) Scrum
12 48 (4.86%) Asset Management
13 47 (4.76%) Unit Testing
14 46 (4.66%) Market Making
15 44 (4.45%) Risk Management
15 44 (4.45%) Concurrent Programming
16 43 (4.35%) BDD
17 41 (4.15%) Project Management
18 38 (3.85%) ITIL
18 38 (3.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 493 (49.90%) SQL
2 428 (43.32%) Java
3 179 (18.12%) Python
4 171 (17.31%) Perl
5 102 (10.32%) C++
6 91 (9.21%) Bash Shell
7 86 (8.70%) C#
8 74 (7.49%) JavaScript
9 68 (6.88%) Shell Script
10 49 (4.96%) PL/SQL
11 45 (4.55%) VBA
12 42 (4.25%) PowerShell
13 39 (3.95%) T-SQL
14 36 (3.64%) Korn
15 20 (2.02%) C
16 19 (1.92%) Scala
17 15 (1.52%) VB
17 15 (1.52%) Tcl
18 8 (0.81%) VB.NET
19 7 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 222 (22.47%) Degree
2 15 (1.52%) ISEB
3 10 (1.01%) PhD
3 10 (1.01%) ISTQB
4 7 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.30%) CCNA
5 3 (0.30%) MCP
5 3 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.10%) PMP
7 1 (0.10%) HNC
7 1 (0.10%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (9.92%) QA
2 14 (1.42%) SLA
3 10 (1.01%) MiFID
4 6 (0.61%) FATCA
5 5 (0.51%) EMIR
6 3 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (1.32%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (1.62%) Puppet
1 16 (1.62%) ITRS Geneos
2 10 (1.01%) CFEngine
2 10 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (1.01%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.61%) ZABBIX
3 6 (0.61%) Nagios
4 5 (0.51%) Control-M
5 3 (0.30%) WSUS
6 2 (0.20%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.10%) Netcool
Vendors
1 160 (16.19%) Oracle
2 62 (6.28%) Bloomberg
3 61 (6.17%) Sybase
4 56 (5.67%) Fidessa
5 50 (5.06%) TIBCO
6 44 (4.45%) Microsoft
7 36 (3.64%) Red Hat
8 34 (3.44%) HP
9 32 (3.24%) IBM
10 29 (2.94%) Patsystems
11 26 (2.63%) NYFIX
12 22 (2.23%) GL TRADE
13 19 (1.92%) VMware
14 18 (1.82%) Sophis
14 18 (1.82%) Reuters
15 15 (1.52%) Juniper
15 15 (1.52%) Citrix
16 14 (1.42%) Portware
17 12 (1.21%) SolarWinds
17 12 (1.21%) EasyScreen
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + be - outstanding bonus, pens
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + benfits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Home Work / Remote
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
SQ Computer Personnel
Posted: 2 days ago
London
SQ Computer Personnel
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago