The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fixed Income in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fixed Income over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fixed Income
Rank 400 338 276
Rank change year-on-year
-62 -62
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 659 805 1050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.62% 0.75% 0.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.64% 1.90% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 589 643 930
Average salary £70,000 £72,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £61,250 £65,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.76% +36.84%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
40287 42468 41015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.63% 39.67% 38.34%
Number of salaries quoted 32176 32896 33610
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Fixed Income
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Fixed Income within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Fixed Income Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Fixed Income
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Fixed Income within the UK.

Fixed Income Salary Trend in the UK

Fixed Income
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fixed Income over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 within the UK.

Fixed Income Salary Histogram in the UK

Fixed Income
Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fixed Income within the UK over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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 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 -59 645 £70,000 -3.44% 106
London -26 630 £70,000 -6.66% 104
City of London -44 200 £72,500 +3.57% 51
South East -14 12 £65,000 -7.14% 1
Scotland +13 11 - - 1
Surrey +7 8 £60,000 -25.00% 1
Glasgow +2 5 - -
Woking - 5 £60,000 -
Berkshire +4 4 £67,500 +3.84%
Reading +1 4 £67,500 +3.84%
Stirling - 4 - -
Canary Wharf +19 3 £55,000 -
Docklands, London -9 3 £65,000 -10.34%
Edinburgh +2 2 - - 1
North West -13 2 £71,250 +216.66%
South Wales - 2 £42,500 -
Wales - 2 £42,500 -
Cardiff - 2 £42,500 -
Cheshire -6 1 £32,500 +51.16%
Birmingham -13 1 £50,000 -13.04%
West Midlands -26 1 £50,000 -13.04%
South West - 1 £110,000 - 1
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
Crewe - 1 £32,500 -
Street - 1 £110,000 -
Somerset - 1 £110,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £110,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £110,000 -

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income.

1 769 (53.44%) Finance
2 634 (44.06%) Front Office
3 575 (39.96%) SQL
4 511 (35.51%) Banking
5 490 (34.05%) Derivative
6 431 (29.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 419 (29.12%) Equities
8 385 (26.75%) Java
9 380 (26.41%) C#
10 373 (25.92%) Investment Banking
11 350 (24.32%) UNIX
12 311 (21.61%) C++
13 278 (19.32%) Multithreading
14 266 (18.49%) Linux
14 266 (18.49%) Agile Software Development
15 225 (15.64%) .NET
15 225 (15.64%) SQL Server
16 219 (15.22%) Oracle
17 204 (14.18%) Windows
18 193 (13.41%) OO
19 191 (13.27%) Degree
20 177 (12.30%) Asset Management
21 176 (12.23%) Low Latency
22 165 (11.47%) Microsoft
23 152 (10.56%) FIX Protocol
24 145 (10.08%) WPF
25 140 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
26 139 (9.66%) Relational Database
27 134 (9.31%) VBA
28 129 (8.96%) Investment Management

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (2.50%) Oracle Coherence
2 34 (2.36%) TIBCO EMS
3 24 (1.67%) WebLogic
4 22 (1.53%) SharePoint
5 16 (1.11%) Confluence
6 12 (0.83%) GemFire
7 11 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
7 11 (0.76%) WebSphere
8 10 (0.69%) MQSeries
9 9 (0.63%) MTS
10 7 (0.49%) Mule
11 6 (0.42%) Oracle Service Bus
12 5 (0.35%) Node.js
12 5 (0.35%) JBoss
12 5 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.28%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.14%) Documentum
15 2 (0.14%) Apache
15 2 (0.14%) IIS
Applications
1 72 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 22 (1.53%) MS Office
3 10 (0.69%) MS Project
4 6 (0.42%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.28%) Mathematica
6 4 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.14%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.069%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 49 (3.41%) thinkFolio
2 43 (2.99%) ION MarketView
3 30 (2.08%) LatentZero
4 20 (1.39%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 14 (0.97%) RMDS
6 13 (0.90%) Markit EDM
7 11 (0.76%) Oracle General Ledger
7 11 (0.76%) Sentinel
8 6 (0.42%) LongView
9 5 (0.35%) Front Arena
10 4 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
11 3 (0.21%) Bloomberg TOMS
12 2 (0.14%) Summit
12 2 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
12 2 (0.14%) SimCorp Dimension
12 2 (0.14%) Eagle PACE
12 2 (0.14%) SunGard GMI
12 2 (0.14%) Tesseract
12 2 (0.14%) Minerva
13 1 (0.069%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.069%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (0.83%) LAN
1 12 (0.83%) WAN
1 12 (0.83%) TCP/IP
2 10 (0.69%) Internet
3 9 (0.63%) Firewall
4 7 (0.49%) Multicast
5 6 (0.42%) VPN
6 5 (0.35%) SAN
6 5 (0.35%) LDAP
7 4 (0.28%) DNS
7 4 (0.28%) Structured Cabling
7 4 (0.28%) tcpdump
8 3 (0.21%) BGP
8 3 (0.21%) FTP
9 2 (0.14%) DHCP
9 2 (0.14%) VoIP
9 2 (0.14%) Junos
9 2 (0.14%) Wireless
9 2 (0.14%) SSH
9 2 (0.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (15.64%) SQL Server
2 139 (9.66%) Relational Database
3 54 (3.75%) MySQL
4 46 (3.20%) RDBMS
5 26 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (1.53%) Oracle Database
8 19 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
9 15 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (0.90%) KDB
11 13 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (0.83%) OLAP
13 11 (0.76%) DB2
14 9 (0.63%) MS Access
14 9 (0.63%) NoSQL
14 9 (0.63%) Oracle OLAP
14 9 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
15 8 (0.56%) Informix
Development Applications
1 64 (4.45%) Visual Studio
2 50 (3.47%) GCC
3 38 (2.64%) Maven
4 35 (2.43%) Subversion
5 34 (2.36%) GoogleTest
6 28 (1.95%) JIRA
7 25 (1.74%) FitNesse
7 25 (1.74%) SpecFlow
8 24 (1.67%) NUnit
9 21 (1.46%) Cucumber
10 20 (1.39%) CppUnit
11 16 (1.11%) Hudson
12 15 (1.04%) Eclipse
13 10 (0.69%) QuickTest Pro
13 10 (0.69%) JUnit
13 10 (0.69%) TeamCity
13 10 (0.69%) FindBugs
14 9 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (0.49%) Selenium
15 7 (0.49%) Jenkins
General
1 769 (53.44%) Finance
2 634 (44.06%) Front Office
3 511 (35.51%) Banking
4 373 (25.92%) Investment Banking
5 112 (7.78%) Back Office
6 62 (4.31%) Financial Institution
7 50 (3.47%) Retail
8 37 (2.57%) Retail Banking
9 18 (1.25%) Legal
10 7 (0.49%) French Language
11 6 (0.42%) Marketing
11 6 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
11 6 (0.42%) Wholesale Banking
12 5 (0.35%) Publishing
12 5 (0.35%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.35%) Automotive
13 3 (0.21%) Law
13 3 (0.21%) German Language
14 2 (0.14%) Advertising
14 2 (0.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 667 (46.35%) Developer
2 409 (28.42%) Analyst
3 214 (14.87%) Java Developer
4 170 (11.81%) C# Developer
5 158 (10.98%) Applications Support
5 158 (10.98%) Business Analyst
6 150 (10.42%) Support Analyst
7 93 (6.46%) C++ Developer
8 75 (5.21%) Applications Support Analyst
9 60 (4.17%) Senior Developer
10 46 (3.20%) Project Manager
11 44 (3.06%) Quantitative Developer
12 42 (2.92%) Excel Developer
13 41 (2.85%) WPF Developer
14 39 (2.71%) VBA Developer
14 39 (2.71%) Junior
15 37 (2.57%) Senior Analyst
16 35 (2.43%) Senior Java Developer
17 34 (2.36%) Consultant
18 30 (2.08%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (15.64%) .NET
2 152 (10.56%) FIX Protocol
3 145 (10.08%) WPF
4 110 (7.64%) Spring
5 101 (7.02%) XML
6 88 (6.12%) WCF
7 82 (5.70%) HTML
8 62 (4.31%) STL
9 58 (4.03%) HTML5
10 54 (3.75%) J2EE
10 54 (3.75%) JMS
11 52 (3.61%) MFC
12 46 (3.20%) Rendezvous
13 45 (3.13%) Middleware
14 43 (2.99%) Hibernate
15 42 (2.92%) WinForms
16 33 (2.29%) SOAP
17 30 (2.08%) FpML
18 27 (1.88%) ASP.NET
18 27 (1.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 490 (34.05%) Derivative
2 431 (29.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 419 (29.12%) Equities
4 140 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
5 112 (7.78%) Hedge funds
6 107 (7.44%) Computer Science
7 76 (5.28%) Mathematics
8 68 (4.73%) Credit Derivative
9 55 (3.82%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 48 (3.34%) Equity Derivative
11 41 (2.85%) Credit Risk
12 34 (2.36%) Reference Data
13 32 (2.22%) Spread Betting
13 32 (2.22%) Management Information System
14 31 (2.15%) Market Risk
15 30 (2.08%) Physics
16 25 (1.74%) Inversion of Control
17 20 (1.39%) Data Structures
18 17 (1.18%) Algorithms
18 17 (1.18%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 350 (24.32%) UNIX
2 266 (18.49%) Linux
3 204 (14.18%) Windows
4 27 (1.88%) Solaris
5 9 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (0.56%) SUSE
6 8 (0.56%) Debian
6 8 (0.56%) Fedora
6 8 (0.56%) Ubuntu
6 8 (0.56%) CentOS
7 7 (0.49%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.35%) Windows XP
8 5 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.14%) VMS
10 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.069%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.069%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.069%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.069%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (19.32%) Multithreading
2 266 (18.49%) Agile Software Development
3 193 (13.41%) OO
4 177 (12.30%) Asset Management
5 176 (12.23%) Low Latency
6 129 (8.96%) Investment Management
7 125 (8.69%) Electronic Trading
8 121 (8.41%) Business Analysis
9 117 (8.13%) TDD
10 107 (7.44%) Risk Management
11 101 (7.02%) Analytics
12 93 (6.46%) Project Management
13 77 (5.35%) Scrum
14 72 (5.00%) Fund Management
15 60 (4.17%) Software Engineering
16 56 (3.89%) RAD
17 53 (3.68%) User Acceptance Testing
18 52 (3.61%) Pair Programming
19 50 (3.47%) Algorithmic Trading
19 50 (3.47%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 575 (39.96%) SQL
2 385 (26.75%) Java
3 380 (26.41%) C#
4 311 (21.61%) C++
5 134 (9.31%) VBA
6 118 (8.20%) Python
7 101 (7.02%) Perl
8 100 (6.95%) JavaScript
9 94 (6.53%) Shell Script
10 53 (3.68%) C
11 42 (2.92%) PL/SQL
12 25 (1.74%) Bash Shell
13 24 (1.67%) MATLAB
14 19 (1.32%) Scala
14 19 (1.32%) VB
15 15 (1.04%) T-SQL
16 13 (0.90%) Korn
16 13 (0.90%) Groovy
17 12 (0.83%) Ruby
18 8 (0.56%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 191 (13.27%) Degree
2 15 (1.04%) PhD
3 13 (0.90%) VCP4
4 8 (0.56%) ISEB
5 6 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.28%) CCNA
8 2 (0.14%) PMP
8 2 (0.14%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.14%) CFA
9 1 (0.069%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.069%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.069%) MCSE
9 1 (0.069%) CCNP
9 1 (0.069%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.069%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (6.53%) QA
2 32 (2.22%) EMIR
3 29 (2.02%) Dodd-Frank
4 12 (0.83%) MiFID
5 11 (0.76%) Basel III
6 7 (0.49%) SLA
7 6 (0.42%) FATCA
8 4 (0.28%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.28%) CRD IV
8 4 (0.28%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.069%) GAAP
10 1 (0.069%) IAS 39
10 1 (0.069%) IAS 32
10 1 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.069%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.069%) COREP
10 1 (0.069%) FINREP
10 1 (0.069%) UCITS
System Software
1 15 (1.04%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.14%) Platform Symphony
3 2 (0.14%) Firmware
3 2 (0.14%) ClearTrust
4 1 (0.069%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 11 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.49%) ITRS Geneos
3 6 (0.42%) BMC PATROL
3 6 (0.42%) Control-M
4 5 (0.35%) Nagios
4 5 (0.35%) OpenView
5 4 (0.28%) Cacti
6 2 (0.14%) Netcool
7 1 (0.069%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.069%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.069%) OVSD
7 1 (0.069%) SCCM
Vendors
1 219 (15.22%) Oracle
2 165 (11.47%) Microsoft
3 122 (8.48%) Sybase
4 92 (6.39%) TIBCO
5 82 (5.70%) Bloomberg
6 65 (4.52%) ION Trading
7 50 (3.47%) Reuters
8 47 (3.27%) Charles River
9 41 (2.85%) Murex
10 37 (2.57%) Calypso
11 35 (2.43%) Informatica
12 32 (2.22%) DataSynapse
13 31 (2.15%) 29West
14 22 (1.53%) IBM
15 20 (1.39%) Tradeweb
16 19 (1.32%) Fidessa
17 15 (1.04%) DevExpress
18 13 (0.90%) SimCorp
18 13 (0.90%) StatPro
18 13 (0.90%) Tableau
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Harrington Starr
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
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Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum Salary is approx 35-38k base + bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £150000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + BONUS & BENIFITS OTE £100,000
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City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefit package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £10 - £30 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £48000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago