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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fixed Income
Rank 383 335 313
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -22
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 751 857 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.67% 0.78% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.79% 1.99% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 671 717 907
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £97,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.78%

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
42027 43003 44675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.53% 39.27% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33970 33822 37441
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
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 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Fixed Income Salary Histogram in the UK

Fixed Income
Top 22 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 19 December 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 -32 744 £70,000 - 87
London -7 720 £70,000 - 84
City of London -30 231 £75,000 +7.14% 34
South East +9 9 £67,500 +3.84% 3
North West -1 7 £32,500 +44.44%
Cheshire -1 7 £32,500 +44.44%
West Midlands -2 7 £41,000 -25.45%
Birmingham -2 7 £41,000 -25.45%
Oxfordshire - 5 £60,000 - 2
Reading +6 4 £67,500 +3.84% 1
Berkshire +3 4 £67,500 +3.84% 1
Cardiff - 4 £47,500 -
Crewe - 4 £32,500 -
South Wales - 4 £47,500 -
Wales - 4 £47,500 -
Scotland +3 1 - - 1
Mayfair +3 1 £40,000 -46.66%
Edinburgh -3 1 - - 1
County Antrim - 1 £70,000 - 1
Belfast - 1 £70,000 - 1
Midlands - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 £70,000 - 1

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 847 (55.98%) Finance
2 665 (43.95%) Front Office
3 630 (41.64%) SQL
4 542 (35.82%) Banking
5 512 (33.84%) Derivative
6 467 (30.87%) Equities
7 430 (28.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 410 (27.10%) C#
9 399 (26.37%) Java
10 383 (25.31%) Investment Banking
11 369 (24.39%) UNIX
12 306 (20.22%) C++
13 302 (19.96%) Agile Software Development
14 258 (17.05%) Multithreading
15 257 (16.99%) .NET
16 246 (16.26%) Linux
17 241 (15.93%) SQL Server
18 217 (14.34%) Oracle
19 216 (14.28%) Asset Management
20 205 (13.55%) Windows
21 196 (12.95%) OO
22 193 (12.76%) Degree
23 159 (10.51%) Microsoft
24 157 (10.38%) Relational Database
25 155 (10.24%) Low Latency
26 145 (9.58%) VBA
26 145 (9.58%) Back Office
27 143 (9.45%) WPF
28 136 (8.99%) Investment Management
29 133 (8.79%) Analytical Skills

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 49 (3.24%) Oracle Coherence
2 31 (2.05%) TIBCO EMS
3 29 (1.92%) SharePoint
4 26 (1.72%) WebLogic
5 18 (1.19%) Confluence
6 13 (0.86%) GemFire
7 9 (0.59%) Mule
7 9 (0.59%) MTS
8 8 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
8 8 (0.53%) MQSeries
9 7 (0.46%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.46%) Oracle Service Bus
10 6 (0.40%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.26%) Node.js
12 4 (0.26%) Apache
13 3 (0.20%) JBoss
13 3 (0.20%) Lync
14 2 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 64 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.39%) MS Project
3 16 (1.06%) MS Office
4 12 (0.79%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.53%) S-PLUS
6 7 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.066%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.066%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 30 (1.98%) ION MarketView
2 26 (1.72%) LatentZero
3 19 (1.26%) Sentinel
4 16 (1.06%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 13 (0.86%) RMDS
5 13 (0.86%) SimCorp Dimension
6 10 (0.66%) Summit
6 10 (0.66%) Markit EDM
7 7 (0.46%) Kondor+
8 5 (0.33%) Front Arena
8 5 (0.33%) LongView
9 3 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
10 2 (0.13%) Bloomberg TOMS
10 2 (0.13%) Eagle PACE
10 2 (0.13%) Tesseract
10 2 (0.13%) Minerva
10 2 (0.13%) MultiFonds
11 1 (0.066%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.066%) SaaS
2 1 (0.066%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.39%) Firewall
2 19 (1.26%) TCP/IP
3 15 (0.99%) Multicast
4 9 (0.59%) HTTP
5 8 (0.53%) Internet
6 7 (0.46%) LDAP
6 7 (0.46%) WAN
7 6 (0.40%) LAN
7 6 (0.40%) SAN
8 5 (0.33%) VPN
9 4 (0.26%) DNS
9 4 (0.26%) Structured Cabling
10 2 (0.13%) tcpdump
10 2 (0.13%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (0.13%) MPLS
10 2 (0.13%) OSPF
10 2 (0.13%) BGP
10 2 (0.13%) SSH
10 2 (0.13%) Intranet
10 2 (0.13%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (15.93%) SQL Server
2 157 (10.38%) Relational Database
3 65 (4.30%) RDBMS
4 42 (2.78%) MySQL
5 38 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (1.52%) Oracle Database
7 19 (1.26%) OLAP
8 18 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
8 18 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (0.93%) KDB
10 14 (0.93%) DB2
11 13 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (0.86%) Oracle OLAP
12 12 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (0.73%) MS Access
14 10 (0.66%) Big Data
14 10 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (0.53%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 51 (3.37%) Visual Studio
2 43 (2.84%) Subversion
3 42 (2.78%) Maven
4 40 (2.64%) JIRA
5 39 (2.58%) GCC
6 29 (1.92%) FitNesse
7 26 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
8 22 (1.45%) SpecFlow
9 20 (1.32%) GoogleTest
10 19 (1.26%) NUnit
11 17 (1.12%) Cucumber
12 16 (1.06%) CppUnit
12 16 (1.06%) Eclipse
12 16 (1.06%) JUnit
12 16 (1.06%) QuickTest Pro
13 14 (0.93%) Hudson
14 10 (0.66%) Visual Studio Team System
15 9 (0.59%) ClearCase
15 9 (0.59%) FindBugs
16 8 (0.53%) Selenium
General
1 847 (55.98%) Finance
2 665 (43.95%) Front Office
3 542 (35.82%) Banking
4 383 (25.31%) Investment Banking
5 145 (9.58%) Back Office
6 79 (5.22%) Financial Institution
7 49 (3.24%) Retail
8 29 (1.92%) Retail Banking
9 24 (1.59%) Legal
10 9 (0.59%) Telecoms
11 7 (0.46%) Marketing
12 6 (0.40%) Wholesale Banking
13 5 (0.33%) French Language
13 5 (0.33%) Publishing
13 5 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
14 4 (0.26%) Advertising
14 4 (0.26%) Automotive
15 2 (0.13%) Law
15 2 (0.13%) German Language
15 2 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 701 (46.33%) Developer
2 455 (30.07%) Analyst
3 223 (14.74%) Java Developer
4 193 (12.76%) C# Developer
5 190 (12.56%) Business Analyst
6 140 (9.25%) Applications Support
7 137 (9.05%) Support Analyst
8 100 (6.61%) C++ Developer
9 79 (5.22%) Senior Developer
10 70 (4.63%) Project Manager
11 65 (4.30%) Applications Support Analyst
12 62 (4.10%) Excel Developer
13 57 (3.77%) Quantitative Developer
14 48 (3.17%) C# .NET Developer
15 47 (3.11%) Senior Java Developer
16 44 (2.91%) WPF Developer
17 43 (2.84%) Programmer
18 42 (2.78%) Consultant
18 42 (2.78%) VBA Developer
19 36 (2.38%) Excel VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (16.99%) .NET
2 143 (9.45%) WPF
3 125 (8.26%) FIX Protocol
4 96 (6.35%) XML
5 93 (6.15%) Spring
5 93 (6.15%) WCF
6 82 (5.42%) HTML
7 61 (4.03%) J2EE
8 52 (3.44%) STL
9 50 (3.30%) JMS
10 48 (3.17%) Hibernate
10 48 (3.17%) HTML5
11 47 (3.11%) Rendezvous
12 45 (2.97%) Middleware
13 39 (2.58%) MFC
14 38 (2.51%) WinForms
15 32 (2.12%) ASP.NET
16 30 (1.98%) FpML
17 29 (1.92%) Java EE
18 26 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 512 (33.84%) Derivative
2 467 (30.87%) Equities
3 430 (28.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 133 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
5 118 (7.80%) Hedge funds
6 90 (5.95%) Mathematics
7 86 (5.68%) Computer Science
8 71 (4.69%) Credit Derivative
9 64 (4.23%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 61 (4.03%) Equity Derivative
11 55 (3.64%) Credit Risk
12 53 (3.50%) Reference Data
13 38 (2.51%) Physics
14 34 (2.25%) Market Risk
15 31 (2.05%) Spread Betting
16 28 (1.85%) Grid Computing
16 28 (1.85%) Management Information System
17 27 (1.78%) Contract for Difference
18 20 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
19 19 (1.26%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 369 (24.39%) UNIX
2 246 (16.26%) Linux
3 205 (13.55%) Windows
4 26 (1.72%) Solaris
5 8 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.33%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.26%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.13%) VMS
8 2 (0.13%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.13%) Android
8 2 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.066%) CentOS
9 1 (0.066%) SUSE
9 1 (0.066%) Debian
9 1 (0.066%) Fedora
9 1 (0.066%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (19.96%) Agile Software Development
2 258 (17.05%) Multithreading
3 216 (14.28%) Asset Management
4 196 (12.95%) OO
5 155 (10.24%) Low Latency
6 136 (8.99%) Investment Management
7 129 (8.53%) Electronic Trading
8 123 (8.13%) Business Analysis
9 122 (8.06%) Project Management
10 121 (8.00%) TDD
11 116 (7.67%) Analytics
12 106 (7.01%) Risk Management
13 83 (5.49%) Fund Management
14 79 (5.22%) Scrum
15 67 (4.43%) Software Engineering
16 62 (4.10%) User Acceptance Testing
17 61 (4.03%) Waterfall
18 57 (3.77%) Workflow
19 54 (3.57%) RAD
20 53 (3.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 630 (41.64%) SQL
2 410 (27.10%) C#
3 399 (26.37%) Java
4 306 (20.22%) C++
5 145 (9.58%) VBA
6 129 (8.53%) Python
7 123 (8.13%) Perl
8 95 (6.28%) JavaScript
9 77 (5.09%) Shell Script
10 55 (3.64%) C
11 51 (3.37%) PL/SQL
12 34 (2.25%) T-SQL
13 32 (2.12%) Bash Shell
14 26 (1.72%) MATLAB
15 19 (1.26%) Ruby
16 18 (1.19%) VB
17 17 (1.12%) Groovy
18 16 (1.06%) Scala
19 14 (0.93%) VC++
20 13 (0.86%) Korn
Qualifications
1 193 (12.76%) Degree
2 15 (0.99%) ISEB
3 12 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (0.73%) PhD
5 9 (0.59%) CCNA
6 5 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.20%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.066%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.066%) ACCA
9 1 (0.066%) CIMA
9 1 (0.066%) MBA
9 1 (0.066%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.066%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.066%) CFA
9 1 (0.066%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.066%) CCNP
9 1 (0.066%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.066%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (6.01%) QA
2 49 (3.24%) Dodd-Frank
3 46 (3.04%) EMIR
4 18 (1.19%) Basel III
5 14 (0.93%) FATCA
6 10 (0.66%) MiFID
6 10 (0.66%) UCITS
7 9 (0.59%) Solvency II
8 7 (0.46%) Data Quality
8 7 (0.46%) SLA
9 6 (0.40%) CRD IV
10 5 (0.33%) COBIT
11 4 (0.26%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.13%) COREP
13 1 (0.066%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (0.86%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.46%) ClearTrust
3 4 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.13%) XenApp
4 2 (0.13%) vSphere
5 1 (0.066%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 21 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.46%) OpenView
3 6 (0.40%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (0.26%) Cacti
4 4 (0.26%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (0.26%) Nagios
5 3 (0.20%) OVSD
5 3 (0.20%) Control-M
6 2 (0.13%) Netcool
6 2 (0.13%) SCCM
7 1 (0.066%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.066%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.066%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 217 (14.34%) Oracle
2 159 (10.51%) Microsoft
3 130 (8.59%) Sybase
4 99 (6.54%) TIBCO
5 98 (6.48%) Bloomberg
6 71 (4.69%) Murex
7 58 (3.83%) Calypso
8 56 (3.70%) ION Trading
8 56 (3.70%) thinkFolio
9 55 (3.64%) DataSynapse
10 47 (3.11%) Charles River
10 47 (3.11%) Reuters
11 30 (1.98%) Informatica
12 28 (1.85%) 29West
13 27 (1.78%) SimCorp
13 27 (1.78%) StatPro
14 19 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
14 19 (1.26%) SunGard
15 18 (1.19%) IBM
16 17 (1.12%) HP
London
Fidelity Worldwide Investment
Salary: Great Salary and Benefits available
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £95000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + benefit package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £100000.00 - £115000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £95k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £95000 - £125000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £95000 - £105000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Esum
Salary: Unspecified Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Societe Generale Corporate and Investment Banking
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago