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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
UK
Rank 570 582 600
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +18
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 298 381 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.37% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.90% 0.98% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 268 303 306
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £97,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £53,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.32% +13.15%

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
33171 39031 39969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.38% 38.19% 37.42%
Number of salaries quoted 28481 33605 34253
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 February 2017 within the UK.

FIX Protocol Salary Histogram in the UK

FIX Protocol
Top 14 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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +41 298 £65,000 - 59
London +26 277 £70,000 +7.69% 58
City of London +42 98 £75,000 +15.38% 21
South East - 20 £52,500 -
Surrey - 15 £52,500 -
Reading - 5 £47,500 -
Berkshire - 5 £47,500 -
Canary Wharf -9 2 £45,000 -48.57%
Mitcham - 2 £65,000 - 2
Morden - 2 £57,500 -
Bromley - 1 £50,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £55,000 -
Manchester - 1 £45,000 -
North West - 1 £45,000 -

FIX Protocol
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 393 (64.96%) Finance
2 302 (49.92%) SQL
3 298 (49.26%) Java
4 229 (37.85%) Linux
5 208 (34.38%) Unix
6 203 (33.55%) Front Office
7 182 (30.08%) Banking
8 163 (26.94%) Multithreading
9 162 (26.78%) Electronic Trading
9 162 (26.78%) Low Latency
10 141 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
11 139 (22.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 106 (17.52%) Equities
12 106 (17.52%) Fixed Income
12 106 (17.52%) C++
13 98 (16.20%) Derivative
14 97 (16.03%) SQL Server
14 97 (16.03%) Python
15 91 (15.04%) XML
16 88 (14.55%) Degree
17 87 (14.38%) Windows
18 85 (14.05%) JavaScript
19 80 (13.22%) HTML
20 77 (12.73%) Investment Banking
21 68 (11.24%) Perl
22 66 (10.91%) C#
22 66 (10.91%) SWIFT
23 62 (10.25%) Back Office
24 58 (9.59%) .NET
25 55 (9.09%) Business Analysis

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 (2.64%) IIS
2 15 (2.48%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (1.49%) WebSphere
4 6 (0.99%) Apache
5 4 (0.66%) Confluence
6 3 (0.50%) Apache Qpid
6 3 (0.50%) JBoss
6 3 (0.50%) Lightstreamer
6 3 (0.50%) WebORB
7 1 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.17%) Jetty
7 1 (0.17%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (4.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.33%) MS Office
4 1 (0.17%) MS Project
4 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.16%) thinkFolio
2 5 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.83%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.33%) Eze OMS
3 2 (0.33%) LatentZero
3 2 (0.33%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.17%) Advent Geneva
4 1 (0.17%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.17%) Orchestrade
4 1 (0.17%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.50%) Amazon Kinesis
2 3 (0.50%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.17%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.79%) FIX Connectivity
2 23 (3.80%) Firewall
3 17 (2.81%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.32%) Multicast
5 5 (0.83%) FTP
6 4 (0.66%) BGP
6 4 (0.66%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (0.66%) IGMP
6 4 (0.66%) NX-OS
6 4 (0.66%) OSPF
7 3 (0.50%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (0.50%) Internet
7 3 (0.50%) iSCSI
7 3 (0.50%) NetScaler
7 3 (0.50%) SAN
7 3 (0.50%) SSL
8 1 (0.17%) DNS
8 1 (0.17%) LAN
8 1 (0.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (16.03%) SQL Server
2 36 (5.95%) Relational Database
3 27 (4.46%) KDB
4 20 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (2.98%) Big Data
5 18 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (2.98%) MySQL
6 17 (2.81%) RDBMS
7 10 (1.65%) Crystal Reports
7 10 (1.65%) DB2
8 8 (1.32%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.16%) Kdb+
9 7 (1.16%) MongoDB
10 6 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (0.83%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.83%) NoSQL
12 4 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 38 (6.28%) JIRA
2 33 (5.45%) Maven
3 22 (3.64%) Subversion
4 13 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (2.15%) Git (software)
5 12 (1.98%) JUnit
6 9 (1.49%) Ant
7 8 (1.32%) Cucumber
7 8 (1.32%) Robot Framework
7 8 (1.32%) TeamCity
8 7 (1.16%) Eclipse
8 7 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (0.99%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.50%) IntelliJ
10 3 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.50%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.33%) JBehave
11 2 (0.33%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.33%) Selenium
General
1 393 (64.96%) Finance
2 203 (33.55%) Front Office
3 182 (30.08%) Banking
4 77 (12.73%) Investment Banking
5 62 (10.25%) Back Office
6 17 (2.81%) Financial Institution
7 14 (2.31%) French Language
8 9 (1.49%) Retail
9 8 (1.32%) German Language
10 7 (1.16%) Telecoms
11 6 (0.99%) Spanish Language
12 4 (0.66%) Advertising
12 4 (0.66%) Prime Brokerage
13 2 (0.33%) Marketing
14 1 (0.17%) Games
14 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 311 (51.40%) Developer
2 161 (26.61%) Java Developer
3 113 (18.68%) Analyst
4 78 (12.89%) Applications Support
5 69 (11.40%) C++ Developer
6 55 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 52 (8.60%) SQL Developer
8 45 (7.44%) Business Analyst
9 34 (5.62%) Applications Support Analyst
10 33 (5.45%) FIX Analyst
11 31 (5.12%) Senior Developer
12 29 (4.79%) Electronic Trading Developer
13 26 (4.30%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
14 24 (3.97%) Senior Java Developer
15 23 (3.80%) Architect
15 23 (3.80%) C# Developer
15 23 (3.80%) Core Java Developer
16 18 (2.98%) FIX Business Analyst
17 17 (2.81%) Database Developer
17 17 (2.81%) Low Latency C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (15.04%) XML
2 80 (13.22%) HTML
3 58 (9.59%) .NET
4 44 (7.27%) FpML
5 34 (5.62%) J2SE
6 33 (5.45%) JMS
6 33 (5.45%) Middleware
7 27 (4.46%) Java SE
8 26 (4.30%) Ultra Messaging
9 25 (4.13%) HTML5
10 20 (3.31%) Rendezvous
11 16 (2.64%) REST
11 16 (2.64%) SOAP
11 16 (2.64%) Spring
12 15 (2.48%) Swing
13 12 (1.98%) ASP.NET
13 12 (1.98%) CSS
14 11 (1.82%) WPF
15 10 (1.65%) ActiveMQ
16 9 (1.49%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 139 (22.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 106 (17.52%) Equities
2 106 (17.52%) Fixed Income
3 98 (16.20%) Derivative
4 66 (10.91%) SWIFT
5 52 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
6 40 (6.61%) Computer Science
7 39 (6.45%) Algorithms
8 36 (5.95%) Fintech
9 33 (5.45%) Hedge funds
10 29 (4.79%) Equity Derivative
11 19 (3.14%) Data Structures
12 15 (2.48%) Reference Data
13 12 (1.98%) N-Tier
14 11 (1.82%) Eurex
15 9 (1.49%) TWAP
15 9 (1.49%) VWAP
16 7 (1.16%) Credit Derivative
17 6 (0.99%) Client/Server
18 5 (0.83%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 229 (37.85%) Linux
2 208 (34.38%) Unix
3 87 (14.38%) Windows
4 27 (4.46%) Windows Server
5 12 (1.98%) CentOS
5 12 (1.98%) Solaris
6 11 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.83%) AIX
9 4 (0.66%) Debian
9 4 (0.66%) SUSE
9 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.50%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (26.94%) Multithreading
2 162 (26.78%) Electronic Trading
2 162 (26.78%) Low Latency
3 141 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 53 (8.76%) Project Management
6 51 (8.43%) Algorithmic Trading
7 47 (7.77%) OO
8 46 (7.60%) SDLC
8 46 (7.60%) TDD
9 41 (6.78%) Concurrent Programming
10 38 (6.28%) Investment Management
10 38 (6.28%) Software Engineering
11 33 (5.45%) ITIL
12 32 (5.29%) Mathematics
13 31 (5.12%) Analytics
14 29 (4.79%) CRM
14 29 (4.79%) Fund Management
14 29 (4.79%) Scrum
14 29 (4.79%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 302 (49.92%) SQL
2 298 (49.26%) Java
3 106 (17.52%) C++
4 97 (16.03%) Python
5 85 (14.05%) JavaScript
6 68 (11.24%) Perl
7 66 (10.91%) C#
8 47 (7.77%) Shell Script
9 31 (5.12%) Bash Shell
10 29 (4.79%) T-SQL
11 15 (2.48%) C
12 13 (2.15%) PowerShell
12 13 (2.15%) Scala
13 12 (1.98%) VB
14 11 (1.82%) PHP
15 7 (1.16%) Korn
15 7 (1.16%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.16%) Tcl
16 6 (0.99%) Bourne shell
16 6 (0.99%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 88 (14.55%) Degree
2 4 (0.66%) CCIE
2 4 (0.66%) CCNP
2 4 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (0.50%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.17%) RHCE
4 1 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (8.76%) QA
2 30 (4.96%) MiFID
3 14 (2.31%) SLA
4 4 (0.66%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.50%) ISO20022
6 2 (0.33%) EMIR
7 1 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.17%) ISO15022
System Software
1 10 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.66%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (2.81%) ITRS Geneos
2 13 (2.15%) Nagios
3 10 (1.65%) Puppet
4 7 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.99%) CFEngine
6 4 (0.66%) Control-M
6 4 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.66%) WSUS
7 3 (0.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 52 (8.60%) TIBCO
2 44 (7.27%) Oracle
3 40 (6.61%) Sybase
4 33 (5.45%) Microsoft
5 27 (4.46%) Fidessa
6 25 (4.13%) Bloomberg
7 24 (3.97%) Charles River
8 20 (3.31%) Red Hat
9 19 (3.14%) ION Trading
10 14 (2.31%) Citrix
10 14 (2.31%) Reuters
11 12 (1.98%) IBM
12 11 (1.82%) CQG
12 11 (1.82%) GL TRADE
12 11 (1.82%) NYFIX
12 11 (1.82%) Patsystems
13 10 (1.65%) Solace
13 10 (1.65%) VMware
14 9 (1.49%) HP
15 8 (1.32%) Cisco
London
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Salary: £46167 - £52882.20 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Source Technology
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Energon People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £0.00 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £105000 - £115000 per annum + plus package and large bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: competitive salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
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London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago