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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 578 587 573
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 378 394 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.38% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.99% 1.01% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 298 312 345
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,700
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £85,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+52.94% -15.00%

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
38020 39121 43598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.92% 37.27% 41.30%
Number of salaries quoted 32777 33668 36387
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 13 February 2016 within the UK.

FIX Protocol Salary Histogram in the UK

FIX Protocol
Top 13 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 13 February 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
(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 0 356 £67,500 +3.84% 53
London +18 351 £70,000 +7.69% 52
City of London +47 85 £67,500 +17.39% 21
Scotland +8 19 - -
Glasgow -10 18 - -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £42,500 - 1
Cambridge - 3 £42,500 -
East of England - 3 £42,500 - 1
Canary Wharf +1 1 £87,500 +10.75%
Surrey -1 1 £22,500 -59.09%
Guildford -2 1 £22,500 -29.68%
South East -14 1 £22,500 -59.09%
Edinburgh - 1 - -

FIX Protocol
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 481 (57.19%) Finance
2 378 (44.95%) Java
3 369 (43.88%) Unix
4 364 (43.28%) SQL
5 351 (41.74%) Linux
6 303 (36.03%) Front Office
7 244 (29.01%) Equities
8 218 (25.92%) Electronic Trading
9 202 (24.02%) Low Latency
10 199 (23.66%) Banking
11 195 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
12 187 (22.24%) Multithreading
13 181 (21.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 165 (19.62%) Windows
14 165 (19.62%) Oracle
15 164 (19.50%) Perl
16 147 (17.48%) Degree
17 133 (15.81%) C++
18 130 (15.46%) Python
19 126 (14.98%) Derivative
20 116 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
21 114 (13.56%) XML
22 110 (13.08%) Fixed Income
23 108 (12.84%) Algorithmic Trading
24 96 (11.41%) Investment Banking
25 94 (11.18%) Bloomberg
26 89 (10.58%) Sybase
27 87 (10.34%) Fidessa
28 86 (10.23%) Back Office
29 85 (10.11%) Relational Database

FIX Protocol
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 16 (1.90%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.55%) MQSeries
3 12 (1.43%) CMS
4 10 (1.19%) JBoss
4 10 (1.19%) WebLogic
5 9 (1.07%) Apache
5 9 (1.07%) Oracle Coherence
5 9 (1.07%) Tomcat
6 8 (0.95%) Confluence
6 8 (0.95%) GemFire
6 8 (0.95%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.48%) IIS
7 4 (0.48%) Node.js
8 3 (0.36%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.36%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.12%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.12%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 30 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.71%) MS Office
3 5 (0.59%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.12%) CPLEX
5 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 23 (2.73%) thinkFolio
2 18 (2.14%) ION MarketView
3 16 (1.90%) MetaTrader
4 6 (0.71%) Sentinel
5 3 (0.36%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 1 (0.12%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.78%) GitHub
2 3 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 60 (7.13%) TCP/IP
2 28 (3.33%) Multicast
3 24 (2.85%) LAN
4 23 (2.73%) WAN
5 14 (1.66%) Firewall
6 12 (1.43%) SAN
6 12 (1.43%) X.509
7 9 (1.07%) Internet
8 6 (0.71%) BGP
8 6 (0.71%) DNS
8 6 (0.71%) MPLS
8 6 (0.71%) OSPF
9 5 (0.59%) Broadband
9 5 (0.59%) IGMP
9 5 (0.59%) RSVP
10 4 (0.48%) VPN
11 3 (0.36%) DHCP
11 3 (0.36%) iSCSI
11 3 (0.36%) SSL
11 3 (0.36%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (10.11%) Relational Database
2 79 (9.39%) SQL Server
3 44 (5.23%) RDBMS
4 42 (4.99%) NoSQL
5 27 (3.21%) MySQL
6 21 (2.50%) KDB
7 19 (2.26%) MongoDB
8 18 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (2.02%) Oracle Database
10 13 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (1.31%) BigTable
13 8 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (0.83%) DB2
14 7 (0.83%) Hazelcast
15 4 (0.48%) Informix
15 4 (0.48%) QlikView
16 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 84 (9.99%) JIRA
2 45 (5.35%) Jenkins
3 36 (4.28%) Git (software)
4 23 (2.73%) Maven
5 18 (2.14%) Subversion
6 12 (1.43%) Phabricator
6 12 (1.43%) TeamCity
7 7 (0.83%) Eclipse
7 7 (0.83%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (0.59%) JUnit
9 4 (0.48%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.48%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.36%) HP UFT
10 3 (0.36%) MSBuild
10 3 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.36%) Selenium
10 3 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.24%) Ant
11 2 (0.24%) Mocha
12 1 (0.12%) SpecFlow
General
1 481 (57.19%) Finance
2 303 (36.03%) Front Office
3 199 (23.66%) Banking
4 96 (11.41%) Investment Banking
5 86 (10.23%) Back Office
6 47 (5.59%) Financial Institution
7 16 (1.90%) Retail
8 11 (1.31%) Private Banking
9 8 (0.95%) Legal
10 4 (0.48%) Law
10 4 (0.48%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.36%) Automotive
11 3 (0.36%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.24%) Advertising
12 2 (0.24%) Games
12 2 (0.24%) International Banking
12 2 (0.24%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.12%) French Language
13 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.12%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 330 (39.24%) Developer
2 228 (27.11%) Analyst
3 217 (25.80%) Java Developer
4 162 (19.26%) Support Analyst
5 159 (18.91%) Applications Support
6 82 (9.75%) Senior Developer
7 79 (9.39%) Applications Support Analyst
8 72 (8.56%) Senior Java Developer
9 69 (8.20%) C++ Developer
10 67 (7.97%) Unix Support
11 62 (7.37%) FIX Analyst
12 53 (6.30%) FIX Support Analyst
13 45 (5.35%) Electronic Trading Support
14 42 (4.99%) Linux Support
15 41 (4.88%) Business Analyst
16 39 (4.64%) Team Leader
17 36 (4.28%) Unix Analyst
17 36 (4.28%) Unix Support Analyst
18 30 (3.57%) Linux Developer
19 26 (3.09%) Production Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (13.56%) XML
2 81 (9.63%) Spring
3 55 (6.54%) JMS
4 45 (5.35%) J2SE
5 41 (4.88%) HTML
6 39 (4.64%) Middleware
7 33 (3.92%) SOAP
8 32 (3.80%) .NET
9 25 (2.97%) Java SE
10 24 (2.85%) AngularJS
10 24 (2.85%) Hibernate
11 21 (2.50%) HTML5
12 20 (2.38%) STL
13 18 (2.14%) FpML
14 16 (1.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 16 (1.90%) Ultra Messaging
15 15 (1.78%) XML Schema
16 14 (1.66%) J2EE
17 12 (1.43%) CSS
17 12 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 244 (29.01%) Equities
2 181 (21.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 126 (14.98%) Derivative
4 116 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
5 110 (13.08%) Fixed Income
6 73 (8.68%) Hedge funds
7 57 (6.78%) Computer Science
8 54 (6.42%) Algorithms
9 38 (4.52%) Data Structures
10 30 (3.57%) Equity Derivative
10 30 (3.57%) SWIFT
11 25 (2.97%) Fintech
12 23 (2.73%) Market Risk
13 17 (2.02%) Data Centre
13 17 (2.02%) Eurex
14 16 (1.90%) Reference Data
15 15 (1.78%) Credit Derivative
15 15 (1.78%) Management Information System
16 12 (1.43%) Grid Computing
16 12 (1.43%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 369 (43.88%) Unix
2 351 (41.74%) Linux
3 165 (19.62%) Windows
4 40 (4.76%) Windows Server
5 33 (3.92%) Solaris
6 18 (2.14%) CentOS
7 15 (1.78%) Debian
7 15 (1.78%) Fedora
7 15 (1.78%) SUSE
7 15 (1.78%) Ubuntu
8 14 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.24%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.24%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.24%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.12%) Android
12 1 (0.12%) VMS
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (25.92%) Electronic Trading
2 202 (24.02%) Low Latency
3 195 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
4 187 (22.24%) Multithreading
5 108 (12.84%) Algorithmic Trading
6 73 (8.68%) Software Engineering
7 67 (7.97%) Risk Management
8 65 (7.73%) Concurrent Programming
8 65 (7.73%) TDD
9 62 (7.37%) Mentoring
10 56 (6.66%) SDLC
11 47 (5.59%) Business Analysis
11 47 (5.59%) Continuous Integration
12 43 (5.11%) Project Management
13 41 (4.88%) Asset Management
14 40 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
15 39 (4.64%) Incident Management
15 39 (4.64%) OO
16 37 (4.40%) Investment Management
17 36 (4.28%) Garbage Collection
Programming Languages
1 378 (44.95%) Java
2 364 (43.28%) SQL
3 164 (19.50%) Perl
4 133 (15.81%) C++
5 130 (15.46%) Python
6 82 (9.75%) C#
7 65 (7.73%) Shell Script
8 59 (7.02%) Bash Shell
9 56 (6.66%) JavaScript
10 27 (3.21%) C
11 26 (3.09%) Korn
12 20 (2.38%) Ruby
13 19 (2.26%) Tcl
14 15 (1.78%) PowerShell
14 15 (1.78%) VBA
15 12 (1.43%) VB
16 11 (1.31%) T-SQL
16 11 (1.31%) XPath
17 9 (1.07%) PL/SQL
18 6 (0.71%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 147 (17.48%) Degree
2 12 (1.43%) PhD
3 7 (0.83%) CFA
3 7 (0.83%) MBA
4 6 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (0.59%) CCIE
5 5 (0.59%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (0.59%) JNCIE
6 3 (0.36%) ISEB
7 1 (0.12%) CCNA
7 1 (0.12%) MCP
7 1 (0.12%) MCSA
7 1 (0.12%) MCSE
7 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (6.18%) QA
2 12 (1.43%) MiFID
3 7 (0.83%) EMIR
4 5 (0.59%) SLA
5 3 (0.36%) ISO15022
5 3 (0.36%) ISO20022
6 2 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (0.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.12%) KVM
4 1 (0.12%) Squid
4 1 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 37 (4.40%) ITRS Geneos
2 9 (1.07%) Puppet
3 8 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.95%) WSUS
4 4 (0.48%) Ansible
4 4 (0.48%) Control-M
4 4 (0.48%) Nagios
5 3 (0.36%) CFEngine
5 3 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (0.36%) vMotion
6 1 (0.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 165 (19.62%) Oracle
2 94 (11.18%) Bloomberg
3 89 (10.58%) Sybase
4 87 (10.34%) Fidessa
5 44 (5.23%) Reuters
6 37 (4.40%) Microsoft
7 31 (3.69%) Red Hat
8 28 (3.33%) Patsystems
9 26 (3.09%) ION Trading
9 26 (3.09%) TIBCO
10 25 (2.97%) HP
11 20 (2.38%) Sun
12 18 (2.14%) GL TRADE
12 18 (2.14%) NYFIX
13 14 (1.66%) CQG
14 13 (1.55%) Charles River
14 13 (1.55%) Portware
14 13 (1.55%) Tradeweb
15 12 (1.43%) Coverity
15 12 (1.43%) IBM
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £830000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £90,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bonus and bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £10000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum 100% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + plus package/bonus including free travel
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £75000 - £85000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: 5 days ago