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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 587 522 582
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +60
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 348 491 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.46% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.92% 1.21% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 315 456 378
Median salary £65,000 £62,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.58% -3.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £88,750 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+73.07% -23.52%

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
37811 40469 47899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.46% 37.93% 40.08%
Number of salaries quoted 32762 34598 40946
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 May 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 31 May 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
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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 -76 346 £65,000 +4.00% 48
London -64 340 £65,000 - 43
City of London +34 119 £55,000 -8.33% 25
Mayfair - 8 £100,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £28,000 -
South East +12 2 £41,500 +27.69% 3
Scotland -8 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £63,750 -
Nottingham - 2 £63,750 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £63,750 -
Guildford +1 1 £33,000 +3.12% 1
Surrey +1 1 £33,000 -35.92% 2
Glasgow -18 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Reading - 1 £50,000 - 1
Peterborough - 1 £45,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 - 1

FIX Protocol
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 453 (61.80%) Finance
2 363 (49.52%) Java
3 358 (48.84%) SQL
4 288 (39.29%) Linux
5 278 (37.93%) Unix
6 211 (28.79%) Equities
7 191 (26.06%) Front Office
8 182 (24.83%) Electronic Trading
9 180 (24.56%) Low Latency
10 179 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
11 171 (23.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 155 (21.15%) Banking
13 153 (20.87%) Multithreading
14 151 (20.60%) Windows
15 150 (20.46%) Degree
16 123 (16.78%) Oracle
17 111 (15.14%) C++
18 107 (14.60%) Derivative
19 100 (13.64%) C#
20 97 (13.23%) Python
21 95 (12.96%) Algorithmic Trading
22 90 (12.28%) XML
23 83 (11.32%) JIRA
23 83 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
24 82 (11.19%) Investment Banking
24 82 (11.19%) Perl
25 75 (10.23%) Bash Shell
26 73 (9.96%) Fixed Income
27 72 (9.82%) Computer Science
28 69 (9.41%) Risk Management

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 16 (2.18%) IIS
2 15 (2.05%) Confluence
3 14 (1.91%) MQSeries
3 14 (1.91%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.23%) Node.js
5 7 (0.95%) Apache
6 6 (0.82%) GemFire
6 6 (0.82%) Oracle Coherence
6 6 (0.82%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.68%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.55%) CMS
9 3 (0.41%) JBoss
10 2 (0.27%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 28 (3.82%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.50%) MS Office
3 3 (0.41%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 38 (5.18%) MetaTrader
2 10 (1.36%) thinkFolio
3 8 (1.09%) Finacle
3 8 (1.09%) Misys Opics
3 8 (1.09%) Temenos T24
4 7 (0.95%) ION MarketView
5 6 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.55%) SunGard GMI
8 2 (0.27%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.73%) GitHub
2 10 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (5.18%) TCP/IP
2 26 (3.55%) Multicast
3 19 (2.59%) Firewall
4 15 (2.05%) SAN
4 15 (2.05%) Wireshark
5 14 (1.91%) iSCSI
5 14 (1.91%) LAN
5 14 (1.91%) NetScaler
5 14 (1.91%) WAN
6 13 (1.77%) LDAP
7 12 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
7 12 (1.64%) tcpdump
8 6 (0.82%) DNS
8 6 (0.82%) FTP
9 5 (0.68%) BGP
9 5 (0.68%) IGMP
9 5 (0.68%) MPLS
9 5 (0.68%) OSPF
9 5 (0.68%) RSVP
10 4 (0.55%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (9.00%) Relational Database
2 63 (8.59%) SQL Server
3 52 (7.09%) NoSQL
4 33 (4.50%) MongoDB
5 23 (3.14%) RDBMS
6 22 (3.00%) Big Data
7 16 (2.18%) MySQL
8 14 (1.91%) Oracle Database
9 12 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
9 12 (1.64%) BigTable
9 12 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (1.36%) KDB
12 9 (1.23%) Hazelcast
13 6 (0.82%) DB2
14 5 (0.68%) Power BI
15 3 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
16 2 (0.27%) QlikView
16 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 83 (11.32%) JIRA
2 64 (8.73%) Jenkins
3 53 (7.23%) Git (software)
4 27 (3.68%) TeamCity
5 26 (3.55%) Subversion
6 17 (2.32%) Octopus Deploy
7 16 (2.18%) Maven
8 13 (1.77%) Ant
9 12 (1.64%) GCC
10 11 (1.50%) Selenium
11 10 (1.36%) Sonatype Nexus
12 8 (1.09%) MSBuild
12 8 (1.09%) Visual Studio
13 6 (0.82%) LoadRunner
13 6 (0.82%) Moq
13 6 (0.82%) NUnit
14 5 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
15 4 (0.55%) Cucumber
15 4 (0.55%) JUnit
15 4 (0.55%) Phabricator
General
1 453 (61.80%) Finance
2 191 (26.06%) Front Office
3 155 (21.15%) Banking
4 82 (11.19%) Investment Banking
5 61 (8.32%) Back Office
6 47 (6.41%) Financial Institution
7 15 (2.05%) Retail
8 10 (1.36%) French Language
9 9 (1.23%) German Language
9 9 (1.23%) Spanish Language
10 7 (0.95%) Marketing
10 7 (0.95%) Private Banking
11 5 (0.68%) Advertising
11 5 (0.68%) Electronics
11 5 (0.68%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.68%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.55%) Automotive
12 4 (0.55%) Law
12 4 (0.55%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 256 (34.92%) Developer
2 174 (23.74%) Analyst
3 159 (21.69%) Java Developer
4 128 (17.46%) Support Analyst
5 101 (13.78%) Applications Support
6 59 (8.05%) Senior Developer
7 52 (7.09%) FIX Analyst
8 49 (6.68%) Support Engineer
9 46 (6.28%) Applications Support Analyst
10 44 (6.00%) C++ Developer
10 44 (6.00%) FIX Support Analyst
10 44 (6.00%) Senior Java Developer
11 38 (5.18%) Business Analyst
12 35 (4.77%) Technical Analyst
13 34 (4.64%) Support Specialist
14 33 (4.50%) Senior Analyst
14 33 (4.50%) Senior Support Analyst
15 32 (4.37%) SQL Analyst
16 31 (4.23%) Consultant
17 30 (4.09%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (12.28%) XML
2 58 (7.91%) Spring
3 51 (6.96%) .NET
4 47 (6.41%) JMS
5 38 (5.18%) AngularJS
6 34 (4.64%) J2SE
7 31 (4.23%) HTML
8 28 (3.82%) Middleware
9 24 (3.27%) Java SE
10 22 (3.00%) ASP.NET
11 21 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (2.73%) Web Services
13 19 (2.59%) HTML5
14 18 (2.46%) SOAP
15 15 (2.05%) WCF
16 14 (1.91%) .NET Framework
16 14 (1.91%) CSS
17 13 (1.77%) XML Schema
18 12 (1.64%) WPF
19 11 (1.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 211 (28.79%) Equities
2 171 (23.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 107 (14.60%) Derivative
4 83 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
5 73 (9.96%) Fixed Income
6 72 (9.82%) Computer Science
7 67 (9.14%) Fintech
8 63 (8.59%) Hedge funds
9 40 (5.46%) Algorithms
10 39 (5.32%) Market Risk
11 33 (4.50%) SWIFT
12 22 (3.00%) Equity Derivative
13 20 (2.73%) Visualisation
14 19 (2.59%) Data Structures
15 16 (2.18%) Eurex
16 15 (2.05%) Mathematics
17 12 (1.64%) HP StoreVirtual
17 12 (1.64%) Management Information System
18 9 (1.23%) Interest Rate Derivative
19 8 (1.09%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 288 (39.29%) Linux
2 278 (37.93%) Unix
3 151 (20.60%) Windows
4 37 (5.05%) Windows Server
5 30 (4.09%) Solaris
6 18 (2.46%) CentOS
7 16 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (1.64%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (0.95%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.82%) Debian
10 6 (0.82%) Fedora
10 6 (0.82%) SUSE
11 4 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.41%) AIX
12 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.27%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.27%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.14%) HPUX
14 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (24.83%) Electronic Trading
2 180 (24.56%) Low Latency
3 179 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
4 153 (20.87%) Multithreading
5 95 (12.96%) Algorithmic Trading
6 69 (9.41%) Risk Management
7 63 (8.59%) Concurrent Programming
8 58 (7.91%) ITIL
9 48 (6.55%) TDD
10 46 (6.28%) DevOps
11 45 (6.14%) Software Engineering
12 43 (5.87%) Continuous Integration
13 40 (5.46%) Project Management
14 38 (5.18%) Analytics
15 37 (5.05%) Open Source
16 36 (4.91%) OO
17 34 (4.64%) Asset Management
17 34 (4.64%) Unit Testing
18 31 (4.23%) Business Analysis
18 31 (4.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 363 (49.52%) Java
2 358 (48.84%) SQL
3 111 (15.14%) C++
4 100 (13.64%) C#
5 97 (13.23%) Python
6 82 (11.19%) Perl
7 75 (10.23%) Bash Shell
8 39 (5.32%) JavaScript
9 37 (5.05%) Ruby
10 30 (4.09%) C
11 24 (3.27%) Shell Script
12 20 (2.73%) PowerShell
13 19 (2.59%) VBA
14 17 (2.32%) T-SQL
15 14 (1.91%) Lua
16 13 (1.77%) Korn
16 13 (1.77%) PHP
17 12 (1.64%) VB
17 12 (1.64%) XPath
18 11 (1.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 150 (20.46%) Degree
2 14 (1.91%) PhD
3 11 (1.50%) RHCE
4 6 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.68%) CCIE
5 5 (0.68%) CFA
5 5 (0.68%) JNCIE
5 5 (0.68%) MBA
6 3 (0.41%) ISEB
7 2 (0.27%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.14%) CCNA
8 1 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.14%) MCP
8 1 (0.14%) MCSA
8 1 (0.14%) MCSE
8 1 (0.14%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.87%) QA
2 13 (1.77%) MiFID
3 3 (0.41%) FATCA
4 2 (0.27%) SLA
5 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.14%) EMIR
5 1 (0.14%) ISO15022
5 1 (0.14%) ISO20022
System Software
1 17 (2.32%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.91%) VMware ESXi
2 14 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.64%) NFS
4 2 (0.27%) Squid
5 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 22 (3.00%) Puppet
2 10 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.09%) Ansible
4 6 (0.82%) Nagios
5 4 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.41%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (0.27%) CFEngine
7 2 (0.27%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.14%) vMotion
Vendors
1 123 (16.78%) Oracle
2 54 (7.37%) Microsoft
3 45 (6.14%) Fidessa
4 41 (5.59%) Bloomberg
5 31 (4.23%) Sybase
6 28 (3.82%) Red Hat
7 25 (3.41%) HP
8 24 (3.27%) Reuters
9 21 (2.86%) VMware
10 19 (2.59%) Citrix
10 19 (2.59%) TIBCO
11 16 (2.18%) Currenex
12 15 (2.05%) SunGard
13 14 (1.91%) NetApp
13 14 (1.91%) Splunk
13 14 (1.91%) Sun
14 13 (1.77%) Murex
15 12 (1.64%) 3PAR
15 12 (1.64%) Calypso
16 11 (1.50%) CQG
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