The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 702 672 608
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -64
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 197 198 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.46% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 158 172 250
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £36,000 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £84,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45536 43438 48308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.04% 39.82% 41.14%
Number of salaries quoted 38815 37807 42883
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 11 July 2014 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 11 July 2014. 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 -29 183 £60,000 +20.00% 28
London -46 165 £62,500 +19.04% 27
City of London -42 59 £55,000 +10.00% 20
Glasgow - 13 £43,750 -
Scotland - 13 £43,750 -
West Midlands +3 8 - -
Coventry +2 8 - -
East Midlands -12 7 £42,500 +30.76%
Nottinghamshire - 7 £42,500 -
Nottingham - 7 £42,500 -
Berkshire -8 3 £38,000 -10.58%
South East -18 3 £38,000 -10.58%
Bracknell - 3 £38,000 -

FIX Protocol
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

1 166 (52.04%) UNIX
2 155 (48.59%) SQL
3 145 (45.45%) Finance
4 128 (40.13%) Java
5 127 (39.81%) Linux
6 121 (37.93%) Front Office
7 104 (32.60%) Banking
8 102 (31.97%) Equities
9 95 (29.78%) Low Latency
10 79 (24.76%) C++
10 79 (24.76%) Electronic Trading
11 67 (21.00%) Multithreading
12 62 (19.44%) Degree
13 57 (17.87%) Windows
14 55 (17.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 55 (17.24%) Algorithmic Trading
15 54 (16.93%) Software Engineering
16 53 (16.61%) Investment Banking
17 48 (15.05%) Perl
18 46 (14.42%) SQL Server
19 44 (13.79%) Python
20 41 (12.85%) Agile Software Development
21 40 (12.54%) QA
22 37 (11.60%) C#
23 36 (11.29%) OO
23 36 (11.29%) Fidessa
24 34 (10.66%) Oracle
25 33 (10.34%) Derivative
26 32 (10.03%) Sybase
26 32 (10.03%) Middleware

FIX Protocol
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 (3.76%) IIS
2 10 (3.13%) WebSphere
3 9 (2.82%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (2.82%) Apache
3 9 (2.82%) GlassFish
4 7 (2.19%) Mule
5 6 (1.88%) Oracle Coherence
6 5 (1.57%) GemFire
7 4 (1.25%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.63%) Confluence
10 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (2.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.94%) LatentZero
1 3 (0.94%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.63%) Capstone
2 2 (0.63%) Tesseract
2 2 (0.63%) Minerva
2 2 (0.63%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.58%) TCP/IP
2 16 (5.02%) Firewall
3 6 (1.88%) DNS
4 5 (1.57%) LAN
4 5 (1.57%) WAN
5 4 (1.25%) DHCP
6 2 (0.63%) VPN
6 2 (0.63%) 4G
6 2 (0.63%) Internet
7 1 (0.31%) MPLS
7 1 (0.31%) OSPF
7 1 (0.31%) BGP
7 1 (0.31%) Multicast
7 1 (0.31%) VLAN
7 1 (0.31%) SSL
7 1 (0.31%) SAN
7 1 (0.31%) HTTP
7 1 (0.31%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (14.42%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.33%) KDB
3 16 (5.02%) Relational Database
4 13 (4.08%) RDBMS
5 8 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (2.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (2.19%) Big Data
7 5 (1.57%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.25%) MySQL
9 3 (0.94%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.31%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.31%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 18 (5.64%) Git (software)
2 16 (5.02%) Subversion
3 13 (4.08%) Maven
4 12 (3.76%) JUnit
5 11 (3.45%) Jenkins
6 10 (3.13%) Cucumber
7 9 (2.82%) Ant
8 8 (2.51%) TeamCity
9 7 (2.19%) ClearCase
10 6 (1.88%) JIRA
11 5 (1.57%) QuickTest Pro
12 4 (1.25%) LoadRunner
13 3 (0.94%) TestNG
14 1 (0.31%) EasyMock
14 1 (0.31%) Hudson
14 1 (0.31%) Concordion
14 1 (0.31%) SpecFlow
14 1 (0.31%) IntelliJ
14 1 (0.31%) Selenium
14 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 145 (45.45%) Finance
2 121 (37.93%) Front Office
3 104 (32.60%) Banking
4 53 (16.61%) Investment Banking
5 17 (5.33%) Marketing
6 14 (4.39%) Financial Institution
7 13 (4.08%) Back Office
8 8 (2.51%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.25%) Games
9 4 (1.25%) Retail
9 4 (1.25%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.25%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (0.94%) Billing
11 2 (0.63%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.63%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 126 (39.50%) Developer
2 88 (27.59%) Analyst
3 52 (16.30%) Applications Support
4 49 (15.36%) C++ Developer
5 46 (14.42%) Java Developer
5 46 (14.42%) Support Analyst
6 30 (9.40%) Senior Developer
7 25 (7.84%) Applications Support Analyst
8 16 (5.02%) Business Analyst
9 15 (4.70%) Senior C++ Developer
10 14 (4.39%) Senior Java Developer
11 10 (3.13%) Software Engineer
11 10 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
11 10 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
12 9 (2.82%) 3rd Line Support
12 9 (2.82%) Developer Analyst
12 9 (2.82%) QA Analyst
12 9 (2.82%) Equity Analyst
12 9 (2.82%) FIX Analyst
12 9 (2.82%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (10.03%) Middleware
2 24 (7.52%) XML
3 22 (6.90%) JMS
4 19 (5.96%) Spring
5 15 (4.70%) Rendezvous
6 12 (3.76%) Web Services
7 11 (3.45%) FpML
8 10 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
8 10 (3.13%) Hibernate
9 8 (2.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 8 (2.51%) .NET
10 7 (2.19%) STL
10 7 (2.19%) WPF
11 6 (1.88%) J2EE
11 6 (1.88%) J2SE
12 5 (1.57%) JMX
12 5 (1.57%) ASP.NET
13 4 (1.25%) HTML
13 4 (1.25%) XSLT
13 4 (1.25%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 102 (31.97%) Equities
2 55 (17.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 33 (10.34%) Derivative
4 27 (8.46%) Computer Science
5 26 (8.15%) Fixed Income
6 13 (4.08%) Clustering
7 10 (3.13%) Open Source
8 9 (2.82%) Hedge funds
8 9 (2.82%) Mathematics
8 9 (2.82%) Equity Derivative
9 8 (2.51%) Thin Client
9 8 (2.51%) Client/Server
9 8 (2.51%) Fat Client
10 5 (1.57%) VWAP
11 4 (1.25%) Physics
12 3 (0.94%) DTCC
12 3 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (0.94%) SWIFT
13 2 (0.63%) Replication
13 2 (0.63%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 166 (52.04%) UNIX
2 127 (39.81%) Linux
3 57 (17.87%) Windows
4 16 (5.02%) Solaris
5 8 (2.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (2.51%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.94%) VMS
8 2 (0.63%) AIX
9 1 (0.31%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (29.78%) Low Latency
2 79 (24.76%) Electronic Trading
3 67 (21.00%) Multithreading
4 55 (17.24%) Algorithmic Trading
5 54 (16.93%) Software Engineering
6 41 (12.85%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (11.29%) OO
8 26 (8.15%) Project Management
9 24 (7.52%) Risk Management
10 23 (7.21%) Analytics
11 14 (4.39%) Investment Management
11 14 (4.39%) Migration
11 14 (4.39%) Business Analysis
12 12 (3.76%) Asset Management
12 12 (3.76%) ITIL
12 12 (3.76%) Technical Analysis
13 11 (3.45%) TDD
13 11 (3.45%) Incident Management
14 9 (2.82%) PRINCE2
14 9 (2.82%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 155 (48.59%) SQL
2 128 (40.13%) Java
3 79 (24.76%) C++
4 48 (15.05%) Perl
5 44 (13.79%) Python
6 37 (11.60%) C#
7 31 (9.72%) Shell Script
8 15 (4.70%) Bash Shell
9 9 (2.82%) Groovy
10 8 (2.51%) C
11 5 (1.57%) Ruby
11 5 (1.57%) VBA
12 4 (1.25%) Korn
12 4 (1.25%) VB
12 4 (1.25%) JavaScript
13 3 (0.94%) Scala
14 2 (0.63%) VBScript
15 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (19.44%) Degree
2 8 (2.51%) MCP
2 8 (2.51%) MCSE
2 8 (2.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.94%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.94%) DV Cleared
3 3 (0.94%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.31%) IIBA
4 1 (0.31%) CBAP
4 1 (0.31%) CCNA
4 1 (0.31%) ISEB
4 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (12.54%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) EMIR
2 1 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.31%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (2.82%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (1.88%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (3.45%) ITRS Geneos
2 4 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 36 (11.29%) Fidessa
2 34 (10.66%) Oracle
3 32 (10.03%) Sybase
4 18 (5.64%) TIBCO
5 16 (5.02%) Cisco
6 15 (4.70%) Microsoft
7 13 (4.08%) 29West
8 11 (3.45%) Reuters
9 10 (3.13%) Bloomberg
10 7 (2.19%) Calypso
10 7 (2.19%) ION Trading
11 6 (1.88%) HP
12 5 (1.57%) MarketAxess
13 4 (1.25%) Charles River
14 3 (0.94%) Actimize
14 3 (0.94%) thinkFolio
14 3 (0.94%) Wall Street Systems
14 3 (0.94%) StreamBase
14 3 (0.94%) Citrix
14 3 (0.94%) Veritas
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Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
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