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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 619 501 582
Rank change year-on-year
-118 +81
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 303 558 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.50% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.80% 1.33% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 270 504 384
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+69.23% -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
37885 42044 47296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.83% 37.94% 39.31%
Number of salaries quoted 32928 35939 40488
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 £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 July 2016 within the UK.

FIX Protocol Salary Histogram in the UK

FIX Protocol
Top 20 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 1 July 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 -117 299 £65,000 - 43
London -89 285 £65,000 - 41
City of London +24 97 £60,000 -4.00% 26
South East +21 8 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Surrey +27 7 £55,000 +71.87% 1
Mayfair - 6 £100,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £28,000 -
Scotland -5 4 - -
Nottingham +14 3 £65,000 +13.04%
East Midlands +10 3 £65,000 +13.04%
Nottinghamshire +10 3 £65,000 +13.04%
Glasgow -12 3 - -
Guildford +9 1 £33,000 +3.12% 1
Woking -7 1 £55,000 +6.79%
East of England - 1 £45,000 - 1
Reading - 1 £50,000 -
Peterborough - 1 £45,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

FIX Protocol
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 436 (61.32%) Finance
2 352 (49.51%) SQL
3 348 (48.95%) Java
4 298 (41.91%) Linux
5 292 (41.07%) Unix
6 207 (29.11%) Equities
7 181 (25.46%) Front Office
8 172 (24.19%) Electronic Trading
9 168 (23.63%) Agile Software Development
10 164 (23.07%) Low Latency
11 158 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 150 (21.10%) Banking
13 142 (19.97%) Degree
14 139 (19.55%) Windows
15 136 (19.13%) Multithreading
16 118 (16.60%) Oracle
17 113 (15.89%) C++
18 102 (14.35%) Derivative
19 100 (14.06%) Python
20 97 (13.64%) C#
21 92 (12.94%) Algorithmic Trading
22 82 (11.53%) XML
23 80 (11.25%) Computer Science
24 78 (10.97%) JIRA
24 78 (10.97%) Perl
24 78 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
25 77 (10.83%) Investment Banking
26 74 (10.41%) Bash Shell
27 73 (10.27%) Fixed Income
28 68 (9.56%) Jenkins

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 (2.25%) IIS
2 15 (2.11%) Confluence
3 14 (1.97%) SharePoint
4 11 (1.55%) MQSeries
5 6 (0.84%) Apache
6 5 (0.70%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.56%) GemFire
7 4 (0.56%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (0.56%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.42%) CMS
9 2 (0.28%) JBoss
10 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 26 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.83%) MS Office
3 3 (0.42%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 37 (5.20%) MetaTrader
2 9 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.13%) Finacle
3 8 (1.13%) Misys Opics
3 8 (1.13%) Temenos T24
4 5 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.56%) ION MarketView
5 4 (0.56%) SunGard GMI
6 3 (0.42%) thinkFolio
7 2 (0.28%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 1 (0.14%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.14%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.23%) GitHub
2 10 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.36%) TCP/IP
2 22 (3.09%) Multicast
3 17 (2.39%) Firewall
4 15 (2.11%) LAN
4 15 (2.11%) WAN
4 15 (2.11%) Wireshark
5 14 (1.97%) LDAP
6 13 (1.83%) SAN
7 12 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
7 12 (1.69%) iSCSI
7 12 (1.69%) NetScaler
7 12 (1.69%) tcpdump
8 7 (0.98%) HTTP
9 6 (0.84%) DNS
9 6 (0.84%) FTP
10 4 (0.56%) BGP
10 4 (0.56%) IGMP
10 4 (0.56%) MPLS
10 4 (0.56%) OSPF
10 4 (0.56%) RSVP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (8.72%) Relational Database
2 51 (7.17%) SQL Server
3 48 (6.75%) NoSQL
4 34 (4.78%) MongoDB
5 30 (4.22%) Big Data
6 20 (2.81%) RDBMS
7 17 (2.39%) MySQL
8 15 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (1.83%) Oracle Database
10 11 (1.55%) KDB
11 9 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (1.27%) BigTable
11 9 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (0.98%) Hazelcast
13 6 (0.84%) DB2
14 5 (0.70%) Power BI
15 4 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 3 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
16 3 (0.42%) Hadoop
17 2 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 78 (10.97%) JIRA
2 68 (9.56%) Jenkins
3 52 (7.31%) Git (software)
4 29 (4.08%) Subversion
5 27 (3.80%) TeamCity
6 17 (2.39%) Octopus Deploy
7 16 (2.25%) Maven
8 14 (1.97%) Ant
9 12 (1.69%) GCC
9 12 (1.69%) Selenium
10 10 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
11 8 (1.13%) MSBuild
12 7 (0.98%) Visual Studio
13 6 (0.84%) LoadRunner
13 6 (0.84%) Moq
13 6 (0.84%) NUnit
13 6 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (0.56%) Cucumber
14 4 (0.56%) JUnit
15 3 (0.42%) Phabricator
General
1 436 (61.32%) Finance
2 181 (25.46%) Front Office
3 150 (21.10%) Banking
4 77 (10.83%) Investment Banking
5 56 (7.88%) Back Office
6 45 (6.33%) Financial Institution
7 13 (1.83%) Retail
8 11 (1.55%) French Language
9 9 (1.27%) German Language
9 9 (1.27%) Spanish Language
10 7 (0.98%) Marketing
11 5 (0.70%) Advertising
11 5 (0.70%) Electronics
11 5 (0.70%) Legal
11 5 (0.70%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.70%) Private Banking
11 5 (0.70%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.56%) Automotive
12 4 (0.56%) Publishing
13 3 (0.42%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 232 (32.63%) Developer
2 180 (25.32%) Analyst
3 138 (19.41%) Java Developer
4 127 (17.86%) Support Analyst
5 102 (14.35%) Applications Support
6 57 (8.02%) FIX Analyst
7 51 (7.17%) Senior Developer
8 48 (6.75%) FIX Support Analyst
8 48 (6.75%) Support Engineer
9 47 (6.61%) Applications Support Analyst
9 47 (6.61%) C++ Developer
10 41 (5.77%) Technical Analyst
11 40 (5.63%) Business Analyst
12 38 (5.34%) Senior Java Developer
13 35 (4.92%) Consultant
14 34 (4.78%) Senior Analyst
14 34 (4.78%) Senior Support Analyst
14 34 (4.78%) Support Specialist
15 32 (4.50%) SQL Analyst
16 30 (4.22%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (11.53%) XML
2 49 (6.89%) .NET
3 48 (6.75%) Spring
4 42 (5.91%) JMS
5 39 (5.49%) AngularJS
6 29 (4.08%) Middleware
7 27 (3.80%) HTML
8 26 (3.66%) J2SE
9 23 (3.23%) ASP.NET
9 23 (3.23%) HTML5
9 23 (3.23%) Java SE
10 22 (3.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (2.53%) Web Services
12 15 (2.11%) CSS
13 14 (1.97%) .NET Framework
13 14 (1.97%) SOAP
14 13 (1.83%) Swing
15 12 (1.69%) WCF
15 12 (1.69%) WPF
16 11 (1.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 207 (29.11%) Equities
2 158 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 102 (14.35%) Derivative
4 80 (11.25%) Computer Science
5 78 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
6 73 (10.27%) Fixed Income
7 65 (9.14%) Fintech
8 56 (7.88%) Hedge funds
9 38 (5.34%) Algorithms
10 36 (5.06%) Market Risk
11 33 (4.64%) SWIFT
12 26 (3.66%) Equity Derivative
13 23 (3.23%) Visualisation
14 19 (2.67%) Mathematics
15 17 (2.39%) Data Structures
16 15 (2.11%) Eurex
17 12 (1.69%) HP StoreVirtual
17 12 (1.69%) Statistics
18 10 (1.41%) Management Information System
18 10 (1.41%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 298 (41.91%) Linux
2 292 (41.07%) Unix
3 139 (19.55%) Windows
4 38 (5.34%) Solaris
5 28 (3.94%) Windows Server
6 18 (2.53%) CentOS
7 16 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
9 8 (1.13%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.84%) AIX
11 4 (0.56%) Debian
11 4 (0.56%) Fedora
11 4 (0.56%) HPUX
11 4 (0.56%) SUSE
11 4 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (24.19%) Electronic Trading
2 168 (23.63%) Agile Software Development
3 164 (23.07%) Low Latency
4 136 (19.13%) Multithreading
5 92 (12.94%) Algorithmic Trading
6 66 (9.28%) Risk Management
7 62 (8.72%) ITIL
8 55 (7.74%) Concurrent Programming
9 47 (6.61%) DevOps
10 45 (6.33%) TDD
11 41 (5.77%) Analytics
12 38 (5.34%) Continuous Integration
13 37 (5.20%) Open Source
14 36 (5.06%) Project Management
15 33 (4.64%) Software Engineering
15 33 (4.64%) Unit Testing
16 32 (4.50%) Wealth Management
17 31 (4.36%) Business Analysis
17 31 (4.36%) SOA
18 30 (4.22%) OO
Programming Languages
1 352 (49.51%) SQL
2 348 (48.95%) Java
3 113 (15.89%) C++
4 100 (14.06%) Python
5 97 (13.64%) C#
6 78 (10.97%) Perl
7 74 (10.41%) Bash Shell
8 34 (4.78%) Ruby
9 32 (4.50%) C
10 29 (4.08%) JavaScript
10 29 (4.08%) Shell Script
11 22 (3.09%) PowerShell
12 20 (2.81%) VBA
13 17 (2.39%) Lua
14 16 (2.25%) VB
15 15 (2.11%) PHP
15 15 (2.11%) T-SQL
16 14 (1.97%) PL/SQL
17 13 (1.83%) Korn
18 9 (1.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 142 (19.97%) Degree
2 16 (2.25%) PhD
3 11 (1.55%) RHCE
4 6 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.56%) CCIE
6 4 (0.56%) CFA
6 4 (0.56%) JNCIE
6 4 (0.56%) MBA
7 3 (0.42%) ISEB
8 2 (0.28%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.14%) CCNA
9 1 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.14%) MCP
9 1 (0.14%) MCSA
9 1 (0.14%) MCSE
9 1 (0.14%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (6.75%) QA
2 15 (2.11%) MiFID
3 3 (0.42%) FATCA
4 2 (0.28%) 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 (2.39%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.69%) NFS
3 12 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.28%) Squid
6 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 21 (2.95%) Puppet
2 9 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.13%) Ansible
3 8 (1.13%) Nagios
4 5 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.42%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.14%) vMotion
6 1 (0.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 118 (16.60%) Oracle
2 52 (7.31%) Microsoft
3 36 (5.06%) Bloomberg
4 35 (4.92%) Fidessa
5 31 (4.36%) Red Hat
6 29 (4.08%) Sybase
7 23 (3.23%) TIBCO
8 22 (3.09%) HP
8 22 (3.09%) Reuters
9 18 (2.53%) VMware
10 17 (2.39%) Citrix
10 17 (2.39%) SunGard
11 16 (2.25%) Currenex
12 14 (1.97%) Sun
13 13 (1.83%) 3PAR
13 13 (1.83%) Murex
14 12 (1.69%) Calypso
14 12 (1.69%) ION Trading
14 12 (1.69%) NetApp
14 12 (1.69%) Splunk
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