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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 576 540 587
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +47
Permanent jobs citing FIX Protocol 327 449 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.42% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 1.10% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 283 336 359
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +61.53%

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
35924 40771 41917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.14% 38.35% 37.03%
Number of salaries quoted 31017 34974 36029
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,459 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 6 December 2016 within the UK.

FIX Protocol Salary Histogram in the UK

FIX Protocol
Top 12 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 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
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 -19 324 £70,000 - 39
London +7 312 £72,500 +3.57% 36
City of London +5 95 £60,000 -14.28% 12
South East +69 8 £56,250 +95.65% 3
Surrey +21 6 £57,500 +155.55% 2
Scotland +20 3 £50,000 -
Glasgow +11 3 £50,000 -
North West - 2 - -
Reading - 2 £47,500 - 1
Nantwich - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 £47,500 - 1

FIX Protocol
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 320 (56.84%) Finance
2 300 (53.29%) SQL
3 292 (51.87%) Java
4 254 (45.12%) Linux
5 242 (42.98%) Unix
6 186 (33.04%) Front Office
7 170 (30.20%) Electronic Trading
8 167 (29.66%) Banking
9 151 (26.82%) Agile Software Development
10 132 (23.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 126 (22.38%) Equities
12 125 (22.20%) Multithreading
13 121 (21.49%) Low Latency
14 108 (19.18%) Derivative
15 104 (18.47%) Python
16 99 (17.58%) Fixed Income
17 95 (16.87%) C++
18 91 (16.16%) Degree
19 86 (15.28%) XML
20 83 (14.74%) Windows
21 80 (14.21%) SQL Server
22 73 (12.97%) Perl
23 64 (11.37%) JavaScript
24 63 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
25 62 (11.01%) C#
25 62 (11.01%) Oracle
25 62 (11.01%) Algorithmic Trading
25 62 (11.01%) QA
26 61 (10.83%) Investment Banking
26 61 (10.83%) HTML

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 10 (1.78%) IIS
2 9 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (1.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (0.71%) Confluence
3 4 (0.71%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.53%) Apache
4 3 (0.53%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.36%) JBoss
5 2 (0.36%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.18%) Jetty
Applications
1 19 (3.37%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.24%) MS Office
3 3 (0.53%) MS Project
4 2 (0.36%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.89%) thinkFolio
3 4 (0.71%) Markit EDM
4 3 (0.53%) MetaTrader
4 3 (0.53%) RMDS
5 2 (0.36%) SimCorp Dimension
6 1 (0.18%) Advent Geneva
6 1 (0.18%) Eze OMS
6 1 (0.18%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.18%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.18%) Orchestrade
6 1 (0.18%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.53%) GitHub
3 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.97%) Firewall
2 19 (3.37%) TCP/IP
3 9 (1.60%) Multicast
4 6 (1.07%) FTP
4 6 (1.07%) LAN
4 6 (1.07%) WAN
5 4 (0.71%) BGP
5 4 (0.71%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (0.71%) IGMP
5 4 (0.71%) NX-OS
5 4 (0.71%) OSPF
6 3 (0.53%) HTTP
6 3 (0.53%) Skype
7 2 (0.36%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.36%) DNS
7 2 (0.36%) LDAP
8 1 (0.18%) Internet
8 1 (0.18%) Intranet
8 1 (0.18%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.18%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (14.21%) SQL Server
2 53 (9.41%) Relational Database
3 30 (5.33%) KDB
4 27 (4.80%) Big Data
5 26 (4.62%) NoSQL
6 23 (4.09%) MongoDB
6 23 (4.09%) RDBMS
7 19 (3.37%) MySQL
8 15 (2.66%) Kdb+
9 13 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (1.95%) Oracle Database
12 9 (1.60%) DB2
13 8 (1.42%) Hadoop
14 6 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
16 3 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
17 1 (0.18%) Apache Cassandra
17 1 (0.18%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 41 (7.28%) Maven
2 31 (5.51%) JIRA
3 30 (5.33%) Jenkins
4 24 (4.26%) Subversion
5 21 (3.73%) JUnit
6 20 (3.55%) Git (software)
7 16 (2.84%) Ant
8 12 (2.13%) Eclipse
8 12 (2.13%) TeamCity
9 9 (1.60%) Cucumber
10 8 (1.42%) IntelliJ
10 8 (1.42%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (1.24%) Mercurial
11 7 (1.24%) NetBeans
11 7 (1.24%) Robot Framework
12 4 (0.71%) Selenium
13 3 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.53%) PowerDesigner
13 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 3 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 320 (56.84%) Finance
2 186 (33.04%) Front Office
3 167 (29.66%) Banking
4 61 (10.83%) Investment Banking
5 58 (10.30%) Back Office
6 23 (4.09%) Financial Institution
7 14 (2.49%) French Language
8 9 (1.60%) Legal
8 9 (1.60%) Retail
9 6 (1.07%) Advertising
9 6 (1.07%) German Language
9 6 (1.07%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.89%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.36%) Wholesale Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Marketing
12 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 258 (45.83%) Developer
2 143 (25.40%) Java Developer
3 126 (22.38%) Analyst
4 70 (12.43%) Applications Support
4 70 (12.43%) Support Analyst
5 50 (8.88%) C++ Developer
6 44 (7.82%) Business Analyst
7 41 (7.28%) FIX Analyst
8 39 (6.93%) SQL Developer
9 34 (6.04%) Electronic Trading Developer
10 33 (5.86%) Applications Support Analyst
10 33 (5.86%) Senior Developer
11 30 (5.33%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
12 28 (4.97%) Senior Java Developer
13 26 (4.62%) FIX Support Analyst
14 25 (4.44%) Architect
15 19 (3.37%) Senior Analyst
16 18 (3.20%) Core Java Developer
16 18 (3.20%) Lead Developer
17 16 (2.84%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (15.28%) XML
2 61 (10.83%) HTML
3 46 (8.17%) JMS
4 44 (7.82%) FpML
5 41 (7.28%) Middleware
6 35 (6.22%) .NET
7 29 (5.15%) Ultra Messaging
8 25 (4.44%) AngularJS
8 25 (4.44%) Spring
9 23 (4.09%) Rendezvous
10 21 (3.73%) HTML5
10 21 (3.73%) Java SE
11 19 (3.37%) Swing
12 17 (3.02%) J2SE
13 10 (1.78%) ActiveMQ
13 10 (1.78%) SOAP
14 9 (1.60%) ASP.NET
14 9 (1.60%) CSS
15 8 (1.42%) MAPI
16 7 (1.24%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 132 (23.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 126 (22.38%) Equities
3 108 (19.18%) Derivative
4 99 (17.58%) Fixed Income
5 63 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
6 55 (9.77%) Algorithms
6 55 (9.77%) SWIFT
7 53 (9.41%) Computer Science
8 36 (6.39%) Hedge funds
9 33 (5.86%) Mathematics
10 30 (5.33%) Equity Derivative
11 20 (3.55%) Data Structures
12 14 (2.49%) Fintech
12 14 (2.49%) Statistics
13 12 (2.13%) Visualisation
14 11 (1.95%) Eurex
15 9 (1.60%) Management Information System
15 9 (1.60%) Market Risk
15 9 (1.60%) TWAP
15 9 (1.60%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 254 (45.12%) Linux
2 242 (42.98%) Unix
3 83 (14.74%) Windows
4 33 (5.86%) Solaris
5 21 (3.73%) Windows Server
6 11 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.78%) Ubuntu
7 10 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (1.42%) AIX
9 8 (1.42%) CentOS
9 8 (1.42%) HPUX
10 6 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.36%) Debian
11 2 (0.36%) SUSE
12 1 (0.18%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (30.20%) Electronic Trading
2 151 (26.82%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (22.20%) Multithreading
4 121 (21.49%) Low Latency
5 62 (11.01%) Algorithmic Trading
6 59 (10.48%) Business Analysis
7 54 (9.59%) ITIL
8 52 (9.24%) Project Management
9 42 (7.46%) Analytics
10 41 (7.28%) OO
11 40 (7.10%) SDLC
12 36 (6.39%) Scrum
12 36 (6.39%) Software Engineering
13 35 (6.22%) TDD
14 29 (5.15%) Concurrent Programming
14 29 (5.15%) CRM
15 27 (4.80%) Investment Management
16 26 (4.62%) DevOps
16 26 (4.62%) Test Automation
16 26 (4.62%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 300 (53.29%) SQL
2 292 (51.87%) Java
3 104 (18.47%) Python
4 95 (16.87%) C++
5 73 (12.97%) Perl
6 64 (11.37%) JavaScript
7 62 (11.01%) C#
8 58 (10.30%) Shell Script
9 45 (7.99%) Bash Shell
10 21 (3.73%) VB
11 19 (3.37%) C
12 18 (3.20%) T-SQL
13 13 (2.31%) PowerShell
13 13 (2.31%) Ruby
14 12 (2.13%) Scala
15 11 (1.95%) PL/SQL
16 8 (1.42%) PHP
17 7 (1.24%) Korn
18 6 (1.07%) Bourne shell
18 6 (1.07%) Lua
Qualifications
1 91 (16.16%) Degree
2 8 (1.42%) PhD
3 4 (0.71%) CCIE
3 4 (0.71%) CCNP
3 4 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.36%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.18%) CFA
5 1 (0.18%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (11.01%) QA
2 24 (4.26%) MiFID
3 4 (0.71%) SLA
4 2 (0.36%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.18%) EMIR
5 1 (0.18%) ISO15022
5 1 (0.18%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (1.24%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.89%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (2.84%) Nagios
2 9 (1.60%) ITRS Geneos
3 6 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.07%) Puppet
3 6 (1.07%) WSUS
4 3 (0.53%) Control-M
4 3 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.18%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 62 (11.01%) Oracle
2 52 (9.24%) TIBCO
3 39 (6.93%) Sybase
4 34 (6.04%) Microsoft
5 25 (4.44%) Red Hat
6 22 (3.91%) ION Trading
7 21 (3.73%) Bloomberg
7 21 (3.73%) Fidessa
8 17 (3.02%) Charles River
9 15 (2.66%) Reuters
10 14 (2.49%) SunGard
11 12 (2.13%) CQG
11 12 (2.13%) Fiserv
12 11 (1.95%) GL TRADE
12 11 (1.95%) NYFIX
12 11 (1.95%) Patsystems
13 9 (1.60%) Cisco
13 9 (1.60%) Currenex
14 8 (1.42%) HP
14 8 (1.42%) Solace
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Cititec Associates Limited
Salary: £100000 - £115000 per annum + Benefits + Work from home
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Salary: Bonus and Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Package / Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
BGC Partners
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: competitive salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Mitcham, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Huxley
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Mitcham, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cititec Associates Limited
Salary: £105000 - £115000 per annum + Work from Home + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £43000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £95,000 to £115,000 + bonus + benefits package
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + good bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago