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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 681 522 569
Rank change year-on-year
-159 +47
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 231 511 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.47% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.63% 1.24% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 187 415 385
Median salary £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £94,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-31.76% -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
36854 41285 43094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.70% 37.69% 38.18%
Number of salaries quoted 31865 35413 36241
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 September 2016 within the UK.

FIX Protocol Salary Histogram in the UK

FIX Protocol
Top 19 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 28 September 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 -163 227 £70,000 +3.70% 38
London -117 212 £70,000 +3.70% 35
City of London -26 70 £55,000 -12.00% 17
North West - 10 £25,000 -
Cheshire - 6 £20,000 -
South East +38 4 £51,500 +47.14% 1
Surrey +28 4 £51,500 - 1
Merseyside - 4 £25,000 -
Liverpool - 4 £25,000 -
Scotland +30 2 £47,500 -44.11%
Glasgow +13 2 £47,500 -
Woking -2 2 £70,000 +35.92%
Belfast -6 2 - -
County Antrim -6 2 - -
Northern Ireland -7 2 - -
Nantwich - 2 - -
Winsford - 2 £20,000 -
Guildford - 2 £33,000 - 1
Docklands, London +14 1 - -

FIX Protocol
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 328 (60.63%) Finance
2 287 (53.05%) Java
3 271 (50.09%) SQL
4 257 (47.50%) Linux
5 253 (46.77%) Unix
6 149 (27.54%) Equities
7 145 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
7 145 (26.80%) Electronic Trading
8 142 (26.25%) Front Office
9 127 (23.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 121 (22.37%) Degree
11 108 (19.96%) Banking
12 101 (18.67%) Low Latency
13 92 (17.01%) Multithreading
14 91 (16.82%) Windows
15 87 (16.08%) Python
16 81 (14.97%) Oracle
17 78 (14.42%) Fixed Income
18 76 (14.05%) Derivative
19 73 (13.49%) Perl
20 72 (13.31%) C++
20 72 (13.31%) Analytical Skills
21 65 (12.01%) ITIL
22 62 (11.46%) C#
23 60 (11.09%) Computer Science
24 57 (10.54%) XML
24 57 (10.54%) Bash Shell
25 56 (10.35%) Algorithmic Trading
26 55 (10.17%) Shell Script
27 54 (9.98%) Business Analysis

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 10 (1.85%) IIS
2 8 (1.48%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.29%) Apache
4 6 (1.11%) Confluence
5 4 (0.74%) GemFire
5 4 (0.74%) Oracle Coherence
5 4 (0.74%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.74%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.55%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.37%) JBoss
7 2 (0.37%) MQSeries
Applications
1 20 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.22%) MS Office
3 4 (0.74%) MS Project
4 3 (0.55%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (3.88%) MetaTrader
2 11 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.74%) SunGard GMI
4 3 (0.55%) RMDS
5 1 (0.18%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.18%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.85%) GitHub
2 7 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.55%) Firewall
2 27 (4.99%) TCP/IP
3 15 (2.77%) Multicast
4 13 (2.40%) LAN
4 13 (2.40%) WAN
5 11 (2.03%) LDAP
6 10 (1.85%) FTP
7 9 (1.66%) tcpdump
7 9 (1.66%) Wireshark
8 8 (1.48%) Fibre Channel
8 8 (1.48%) iSCSI
8 8 (1.48%) NetScaler
8 8 (1.48%) SAN
9 6 (1.11%) HTTP
10 5 (0.92%) DNS
11 4 (0.74%) BGP
11 4 (0.74%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (0.74%) IGMP
11 4 (0.74%) NX-OS
11 4 (0.74%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (9.24%) Relational Database
2 38 (7.02%) NoSQL
2 38 (7.02%) SQL Server
3 35 (6.47%) MongoDB
4 30 (5.55%) Big Data
5 23 (4.25%) RDBMS
6 18 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (2.96%) KDB
7 16 (2.96%) MySQL
8 15 (2.77%) Oracle Database
9 11 (2.03%) Kdb+
10 7 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.11%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.74%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.74%) Hazelcast
12 4 (0.74%) Power BI
13 3 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 52 (9.61%) Jenkins
2 50 (9.24%) JIRA
3 35 (6.47%) Git (software)
4 28 (5.18%) Maven
5 24 (4.44%) Ant
6 22 (4.07%) Subversion
7 16 (2.96%) JUnit
8 15 (2.77%) TeamCity
9 11 (2.03%) Eclipse
10 8 (1.48%) GCC
11 7 (1.29%) IntelliJ
11 7 (1.29%) LoadRunner
11 7 (1.29%) Mercurial
11 7 (1.29%) NetBeans
11 7 (1.29%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (1.29%) Selenium
11 7 (1.29%) Sonatype Nexus
12 5 (0.92%) Cucumber
13 4 (0.74%) Moq
13 4 (0.74%) NUnit
General
1 328 (60.63%) Finance
2 142 (26.25%) Front Office
3 108 (19.96%) Banking
4 51 (9.43%) Investment Banking
5 47 (8.69%) Back Office
6 31 (5.73%) Financial Institution
7 15 (2.77%) French Language
8 9 (1.66%) Advertising
8 9 (1.66%) Legal
9 8 (1.48%) German Language
10 7 (1.29%) Retail
10 7 (1.29%) Spanish Language
11 5 (0.92%) Marketing
11 5 (0.92%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.74%) Electronics
12 4 (0.74%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.55%) Publishing
14 2 (0.37%) Wholesale Banking
15 1 (0.18%) Games
15 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 171 (31.61%) Developer
2 132 (24.40%) Analyst
3 116 (21.44%) Java Developer
4 86 (15.90%) Support Analyst
5 81 (14.97%) Applications Support
6 48 (8.87%) FIX Analyst
7 43 (7.95%) FIX Support Analyst
8 38 (7.02%) Business Analyst
9 35 (6.47%) Applications Support Analyst
10 32 (5.91%) Support Engineer
11 30 (5.55%) Senior Developer
12 26 (4.81%) Senior Analyst
13 25 (4.62%) Consultant
14 24 (4.44%) Senior Java Developer
14 24 (4.44%) Senior Support Analyst
15 23 (4.25%) Technical Analyst
16 22 (4.07%) Technical Consultant
17 21 (3.88%) Lead Developer
17 21 (3.88%) Linux Support
18 19 (3.51%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (10.54%) XML
2 38 (7.02%) AngularJS
3 36 (6.65%) JMS
4 35 (6.47%) .NET
5 30 (5.55%) HTML
5 30 (5.55%) Spring
6 28 (5.18%) FpML
7 27 (4.99%) Middleware
8 24 (4.44%) Java SE
8 24 (4.44%) Swing
9 21 (3.88%) HTML5
10 19 (3.51%) ASP.NET
10 19 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (3.33%) Web Services
12 14 (2.59%) WPF
13 13 (2.40%) J2SE
13 13 (2.40%) Rendezvous
13 13 (2.40%) Ultra Messaging
14 10 (1.85%) CSS
15 9 (1.66%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 149 (27.54%) Equities
2 127 (23.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 78 (14.42%) Fixed Income
4 76 (14.05%) Derivative
5 72 (13.31%) Analytical Skills
6 60 (11.09%) Computer Science
7 42 (7.76%) Algorithms
8 41 (7.58%) Hedge funds
9 39 (7.21%) Fintech
10 30 (5.55%) SWIFT
11 28 (5.18%) Mathematics
12 22 (4.07%) Equity Derivative
13 21 (3.88%) Visualisation
14 19 (3.51%) Market Risk
15 17 (3.14%) Eurex
16 16 (2.96%) Data Structures
17 14 (2.59%) Statistics
18 11 (2.03%) Management Information System
19 10 (1.85%) Physics
20 8 (1.48%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 257 (47.50%) Linux
2 253 (46.77%) Unix
3 91 (16.82%) Windows
4 47 (8.69%) Solaris
5 22 (4.07%) Windows Server
6 16 (2.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (2.22%) AIX
7 12 (2.22%) CentOS
8 11 (2.03%) Ubuntu
9 10 (1.85%) HPUX
10 8 (1.48%) Oracle Linux
10 8 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.18%) Debian
13 1 (0.18%) Fedora
13 1 (0.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
1 145 (26.80%) Electronic Trading
2 101 (18.67%) Low Latency
3 92 (17.01%) Multithreading
4 65 (12.01%) ITIL
5 56 (10.35%) Algorithmic Trading
6 54 (9.98%) Business Analysis
7 48 (8.87%) Project Management
8 37 (6.84%) Analytics
9 32 (5.91%) Concurrent Programming
9 32 (5.91%) Risk Management
9 32 (5.91%) TDD
10 29 (5.36%) Asset Management
10 29 (5.36%) DevOps
11 27 (4.99%) Root Cause Analysis
12 26 (4.81%) Open Source
13 25 (4.62%) High-Frequency Trading
13 25 (4.62%) SDLC
14 23 (4.25%) BDD
14 23 (4.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 287 (53.05%) Java
2 271 (50.09%) SQL
3 87 (16.08%) Python
4 73 (13.49%) Perl
5 72 (13.31%) C++
6 62 (11.46%) C#
7 57 (10.54%) Bash Shell
8 55 (10.17%) Shell Script
9 29 (5.36%) JavaScript
10 24 (4.44%) VB
11 23 (4.25%) C
12 22 (4.07%) Ruby
13 19 (3.51%) VBA
14 16 (2.96%) Lua
15 14 (2.59%) PHP
16 13 (2.40%) PowerShell
16 13 (2.40%) T-SQL
17 11 (2.03%) Korn
17 11 (2.03%) Scala
18 9 (1.66%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 121 (22.37%) Degree
2 12 (2.22%) PhD
3 7 (1.29%) RHCE
4 4 (0.74%) CCIE
4 4 (0.74%) CCNP
4 4 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.18%) CFA
6 1 (0.18%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (8.13%) QA
2 12 (2.22%) MiFID
3 3 (0.55%) SLA
4 2 (0.37%) EMIR
4 2 (0.37%) FATCA
5 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.18%) ISO15022
5 1 (0.18%) SDET
System Software
1 15 (2.77%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.48%) NFS
3 8 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.55%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.18%) Squid
Systems Management
1 14 (2.59%) Nagios
2 12 (2.22%) Puppet
3 8 (1.48%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.74%) WSUS
5 1 (0.18%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 81 (14.97%) Oracle
2 45 (8.32%) Microsoft
3 34 (6.28%) TIBCO
4 30 (5.55%) Red Hat
5 26 (4.81%) Bloomberg
6 24 (4.44%) Fidessa
7 23 (4.25%) SunGard
8 19 (3.51%) Reuters
9 15 (2.77%) Sybase
9 15 (2.77%) VMware
10 14 (2.59%) CQG
10 14 (2.59%) HP
11 13 (2.40%) Citrix
11 13 (2.40%) ION Trading
12 12 (2.22%) 3PAR
13 10 (1.85%) Fiserv
14 9 (1.66%) Charles River
14 9 (1.66%) GL TRADE
14 9 (1.66%) NYFIX
14 9 (1.66%) Patsystems
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Cititec Associates Limited
Salary: £105000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus, work from home, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 11 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £115k + bonus + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: c£75,000 + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: ing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum Bonus, Pension, Holiday Allowance and extras
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cititec Associates Limited
Salary: £95000 - £105000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 45000-60000 Per Annum Bonus, Pension, Holiday Allowance and extras
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £115k + bonus + benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Cititec Associates Limited
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
England
Montash Associates
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago