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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 530 534 468
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -66
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 390 401 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.38% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.98% 0.92% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 311 338 432
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.53%

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
39882 43473 44237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.37% 40.70% 40.89%
Number of salaries quoted 34045 36132 38971
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 March 2015 within the UK.

FIX Protocol Salary Histogram in the UK

FIX Protocol
Top 25 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 March 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 +9 380 £65,000 - 82
London -7 361 £65,000 -3.70% 82
City of London -43 103 £57,500 -4.16% 42
South East - 16 £60,000 -
Docklands, London +12 15 £70,000 -17.64%
Surrey - 11 £60,000 -
Woking - 10 £60,000 -
Scotland +5 9 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Glasgow +8 7 £52,500 -4.54%
East Sussex - 4 £47,500 -
North West -15 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Cheshire -1 2 £31,250 -21.87%
Brighton - 2 £47,500 -
Crewe - 2 £31,250 -
Edinburgh +7 1 - - 1
Guildford - 1 £32,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £42,500 -
Dorset - 1 £42,500 -
Preston - 1 £42,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £67,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £42,500 -
Bournemouth - 1 £42,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £42,500 -
South West - 1 £42,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £79,000 -

FIX Protocol
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 591 (71.46%) Finance
2 408 (49.33%) UNIX
3 401 (48.49%) SQL
4 337 (40.75%) Linux
5 329 (39.78%) Java
6 220 (26.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 217 (26.24%) Front Office
8 204 (24.67%) Windows
9 203 (24.55%) Degree
10 187 (22.61%) Multithreading
11 176 (21.28%) C++
12 173 (20.92%) Agile Software Development
13 172 (20.80%) Electronic Trading
14 170 (20.56%) Low Latency
15 162 (19.59%) Equities
16 160 (19.35%) Banking
17 152 (18.38%) Fixed Income
18 130 (15.72%) Derivative
19 127 (15.36%) XML
20 120 (14.51%) SQL Server
21 116 (14.03%) Oracle
22 115 (13.91%) C#
22 115 (13.91%) Perl
23 112 (13.54%) JavaScript
24 107 (12.94%) Relational Database
25 104 (12.58%) QA
26 101 (12.21%) OO
27 99 (11.97%) Scrum
28 94 (11.37%) Python
29 93 (11.25%) Investment Banking

FIX Protocol
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 21 (2.54%) TIBCO EMS
2 14 (1.69%) WebSphere
3 13 (1.57%) MQSeries
4 11 (1.33%) Tomcat
5 10 (1.21%) Apache
5 10 (1.21%) Oracle Workflow
6 8 (0.97%) SharePoint
7 7 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (0.85%) GlassFish
8 4 (0.48%) Confluence
9 3 (0.36%) Tornado
9 3 (0.36%) Mule
9 3 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (0.36%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.36%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.24%) IIS
10 2 (0.24%) Jetty
11 1 (0.12%) JBoss
11 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.12%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (1.81%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.97%) MS Office
3 5 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.24%) MS Project
5 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (2.42%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 19 (2.30%) Oracle General Ledger
3 14 (1.69%) thinkFolio
4 8 (0.97%) ION MarketView
5 4 (0.48%) Markit EDM
6 3 (0.36%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
7 2 (0.24%) RMDS
7 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.60%) SaaS
2 3 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.63%) LAN
1 30 (3.63%) WAN
2 25 (3.02%) TCP/IP
3 18 (2.18%) Multicast
4 16 (1.93%) FTP
5 15 (1.81%) SAN
6 10 (1.21%) Internet
6 10 (1.21%) Firewall
7 7 (0.85%) VPN
8 6 (0.73%) Wireshark
8 6 (0.73%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.24%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (0.24%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (0.24%) LDAP
9 2 (0.24%) DNS
9 2 (0.24%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.24%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (14.51%) SQL Server
2 107 (12.94%) Relational Database
3 63 (7.62%) MySQL
4 39 (4.72%) RDBMS
5 19 (2.30%) NoSQL
6 16 (1.93%) KDB
7 12 (1.45%) Informix
8 10 (1.21%) Oracle Database
9 8 (0.97%) Big Data
10 6 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (0.60%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.60%) MongoDB
11 5 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.24%) DB2
15 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database 11g
15 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 1 (0.12%) NewSQL
Development Applications
1 58 (7.01%) Visual Studio
2 50 (6.05%) GCC
3 34 (4.11%) GoogleTest
4 29 (3.51%) SpecFlow
5 27 (3.26%) Cucumber
6 24 (2.90%) JUnit
6 24 (2.90%) Maven
7 23 (2.78%) Subversion
8 20 (2.42%) NUnit
8 20 (2.42%) CppUnit
8 20 (2.42%) Git (software)
8 20 (2.42%) FitNesse
9 18 (2.18%) Jenkins
10 14 (1.69%) Eclipse
11 9 (1.09%) Ant
12 8 (0.97%) JIRA
12 8 (0.97%) JBehave
13 6 (0.73%) Selenium
13 6 (0.73%) Mercurial
14 5 (0.60%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 591 (71.46%) Finance
2 217 (26.24%) Front Office
3 160 (19.35%) Banking
4 93 (11.25%) Investment Banking
5 66 (7.98%) Financial Institution
6 57 (6.89%) Back Office
7 15 (1.81%) Retail
8 12 (1.45%) Legal
9 7 (0.85%) Private Banking
10 5 (0.60%) Marketing
10 5 (0.60%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.48%) Law
11 4 (0.48%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.36%) Games
13 2 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
13 2 (0.24%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.24%) Electronics
14 1 (0.12%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 302 (36.52%) Developer
2 232 (28.05%) Analyst
3 168 (20.31%) Support Analyst
4 145 (17.53%) Java Developer
5 144 (17.41%) Applications Support
6 69 (8.34%) C++ Developer
7 64 (7.74%) Applications Support Analyst
8 48 (5.80%) Senior Developer
9 28 (3.39%) Architect
10 27 (3.26%) FIX Analyst
11 25 (3.02%) Team Leader
11 25 (3.02%) Support Manager
11 25 (3.02%) Senior Java Developer
12 22 (2.66%) Project Manager
12 22 (2.66%) Solutions Architect
13 21 (2.54%) C# Developer
14 19 (2.30%) Technical Analyst
14 19 (2.30%) Support Engineer
14 19 (2.30%) Software Developer
14 19 (2.30%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (15.36%) XML
2 88 (10.64%) HTML
3 69 (8.34%) Spring
4 64 (7.74%) Middleware
5 59 (7.13%) HTML5
6 55 (6.65%) STL
7 54 (6.53%) JMS
8 53 (6.41%) .NET
9 50 (6.05%) MFC
10 36 (4.35%) SOAP
10 36 (4.35%) FpML
11 24 (2.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 24 (2.90%) Rendezvous
12 22 (2.66%) J2SE
13 20 (2.42%) QuickFIX
14 19 (2.30%) Web Services
15 17 (2.06%) J2EE
15 17 (2.06%) WPF
16 16 (1.93%) JDBC
16 16 (1.93%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 220 (26.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 162 (19.59%) Equities
3 152 (18.38%) Fixed Income
4 130 (15.72%) Derivative
5 84 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
6 81 (9.79%) Computer Science
7 77 (9.31%) SWIFT
8 69 (8.34%) Hedge funds
9 38 (4.59%) Equity Derivative
10 29 (3.51%) Mathematics
11 20 (2.42%) Inversion of Control
12 12 (1.45%) N-Tier
12 12 (1.45%) Algorithms
13 10 (1.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 8 (0.97%) Management Information System
14 8 (0.97%) Replication
14 8 (0.97%) Credit Derivative
14 8 (0.97%) Clustering
15 7 (0.85%) Grid Computing
15 7 (0.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 408 (49.33%) UNIX
2 337 (40.75%) Linux
3 204 (24.67%) Windows
4 61 (7.38%) Solaris
5 37 (4.47%) Windows XP
6 23 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (2.54%) Windows NT
8 20 (2.42%) SUSE
9 19 (2.30%) Debian
9 19 (2.30%) Fedora
9 19 (2.30%) Ubuntu
9 19 (2.30%) CentOS
10 11 (1.33%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (22.61%) Multithreading
2 173 (20.92%) Agile Software Development
3 172 (20.80%) Electronic Trading
4 170 (20.56%) Low Latency
5 101 (12.21%) OO
6 99 (11.97%) Scrum
7 89 (10.76%) TDD
8 77 (9.31%) Algorithmic Trading
9 60 (7.26%) Pair Programming
9 60 (7.26%) Kanban
10 58 (7.01%) Software Engineering
11 45 (5.44%) BDD
12 40 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
12 40 (4.84%) Risk Management
13 38 (4.59%) E-Commerce
14 35 (4.23%) Project Management
15 34 (4.11%) Unit Testing
15 34 (4.11%) Investment Management
16 33 (3.99%) Market Making
17 30 (3.63%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 401 (48.49%) SQL
2 329 (39.78%) Java
3 176 (21.28%) C++
4 115 (13.91%) Perl
4 115 (13.91%) C#
5 112 (13.54%) JavaScript
6 94 (11.37%) Python
7 65 (7.86%) Shell Script
8 51 (6.17%) Bash Shell
9 39 (4.72%) T-SQL
10 26 (3.14%) PL/SQL
11 25 (3.02%) C
12 17 (2.06%) Groovy
13 16 (1.93%) Scala
14 14 (1.69%) Korn
15 13 (1.57%) VBA
16 12 (1.45%) Tcl
17 11 (1.33%) PowerShell
17 11 (1.33%) Ruby
18 9 (1.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 203 (24.55%) Degree
2 15 (1.81%) VCP4
3 13 (1.57%) ISEB
4 5 (0.60%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.12%) PMP
7 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.12%) CFA
7 1 (0.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (12.58%) QA
2 9 (1.09%) SLA
3 8 (0.97%) EMIR
4 7 (0.85%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.60%) FATCA
6 1 (0.12%) MiFID
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (0.73%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.24%) ClearTrust
5 1 (0.12%) Squid
Systems Management
1 11 (1.33%) ITRS Geneos
2 9 (1.09%) Nagios
3 8 (0.97%) ZABBIX
3 8 (0.97%) Puppet
4 5 (0.60%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (0.36%) Control-M
5 3 (0.36%) WSUS
6 2 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 116 (14.03%) Oracle
2 84 (10.16%) Bloomberg
3 75 (9.07%) Sybase
4 71 (8.59%) Microsoft
5 62 (7.50%) TIBCO
6 61 (7.38%) Fidessa
7 53 (6.41%) NYFIX
8 37 (4.47%) 29West
9 36 (4.35%) SunGard
10 32 (3.87%) IBM
11 31 (3.75%) Patsystems
12 26 (3.14%) GL TRADE
13 23 (2.78%) Red Hat
14 22 (2.66%) Reuters
15 19 (2.30%) HP
16 15 (1.81%) ION Trading
17 13 (1.57%) EasyScreen
18 11 (1.33%) Charles River
18 11 (1.33%) EccoWare
19 10 (1.21%) Informatica
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