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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fixed Income
Rank 366 374 254
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -120
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 769 839 1201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.70% 0.72% 1.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.74% 1.82% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 618 712 934
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £92,500 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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
44196 46079 43843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.33% 39.35% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 35123 36267 35321
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,625 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 July 2015 within the UK.

Fixed Income Salary Histogram in the UK

Fixed Income
Top 26 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 30 July 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
(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 +7 756 £70,000 - 101
London +4 735 £70,000 - 101
City of London +10 229 £70,000 - 46
Scotland -4 13 £51,250 +7.89%
Docklands, London +9 12 £80,000 +18.51%
South East - 11 £47,500 -
Canary Wharf +14 10 £45,000 -
Glasgow +1 8 £65,000 +36.84%
Kent - 7 £47,500 -
Tonbridge - 5 £47,500 -
South West - 5 - -
Edinburgh +5 4 £50,000 -
Cheshire - 4 £22,500 -
North West - 4 £22,500 -
Dorset - 3 - -
Oxfordshire - 3 £97,500 -
Bournemouth - 3 - -
Henley-on-Thames - 2 - -
Somerset - 2 - -
Street - 2 - -
Mayfair - 2 £40,000 -
Stirling -7 1 - -
Nantwich - 1 £22,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £54,000 -
Surrey - 1 £75,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £54,000 -

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 776 (52.75%) Finance
2 640 (43.51%) Front Office
3 627 (42.62%) Derivative
4 611 (41.54%) SQL
5 609 (41.40%) Equities
6 486 (33.04%) Banking
7 476 (32.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 382 (25.97%) Java
9 357 (24.27%) C#
10 338 (22.98%) Investment Banking
11 310 (21.07%) UNIX
12 270 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
12 270 (18.35%) Degree
13 263 (17.88%) Linux
14 214 (14.55%) Asset Management
15 213 (14.48%) Windows
16 210 (14.28%) .NET
17 203 (13.80%) Oracle
17 203 (13.80%) SQL Server
18 196 (13.32%) Multithreading
19 187 (12.71%) C++
20 185 (12.58%) Back Office
21 178 (12.10%) SDLC
22 164 (11.15%) Python
23 162 (11.01%) Investment Management
24 155 (10.54%) Analytical Skills
25 148 (10.06%) Business Analysis
25 148 (10.06%) Microsoft
26 147 (9.99%) FIX Protocol
27 146 (9.93%) Low Latency

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 27 (1.84%) SharePoint
2 22 (1.50%) Oracle Coherence
3 12 (0.82%) Apache
3 12 (0.82%) WebSphere
4 10 (0.68%) Tomcat
5 8 (0.54%) MQSeries
5 8 (0.54%) WebLogic
5 8 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (0.48%) Mule
6 7 (0.48%) NServiceBus
7 6 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (0.27%) GemFire
8 4 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (0.27%) JBoss
9 3 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.20%) IIS
9 3 (0.20%) Confluence
9 3 (0.20%) CMS
9 3 (0.20%) SAS
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 85 (5.78%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.29%) MS Office
3 18 (1.22%) Mathematica
4 14 (0.95%) MS Project
5 11 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.27%) S-PLUS
7 3 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.14%) FrameMaker
8 2 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.14%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 62 (4.21%) thinkFolio
2 26 (1.77%) ION MarketView
3 18 (1.22%) SimCorp Dimension
4 17 (1.16%) LatentZero
5 11 (0.75%) Markit EDM
6 9 (0.61%) Oracle General Ledger
7 8 (0.54%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 7 (0.48%) Endur
9 5 (0.34%) Summit
9 5 (0.34%) RMDS
10 3 (0.20%) Eagle PACE
10 3 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
10 3 (0.20%) Minerva
10 3 (0.20%) Adaptiv
10 3 (0.20%) HiPortfolio
11 2 (0.14%) Sentinel
11 2 (0.14%) Tesseract
11 2 (0.14%) SunGard GMI
12 1 (0.068%) Oracle Payables
12 1 (0.068%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.068%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.068%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.58%) WAN
2 37 (2.52%) LAN
3 27 (1.84%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.68%) DNS
5 9 (0.61%) Multicast
6 8 (0.54%) VPN
7 7 (0.48%) BGP
8 6 (0.41%) VoIP
8 6 (0.41%) Firewall
9 5 (0.34%) Wireless
9 5 (0.34%) Wireshark
9 5 (0.34%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (0.34%) Network Security
9 5 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (0.34%) tcpdump
9 5 (0.34%) Junos
9 5 (0.34%) Internet
9 5 (0.34%) NX-OS
10 4 (0.27%) Intranet
10 4 (0.27%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (13.80%) SQL Server
2 105 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 63 (4.28%) RDBMS
4 31 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (1.29%) KDB
8 18 (1.22%) NoSQL
9 16 (1.09%) Oracle Database
10 15 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (0.88%) MySQL
12 12 (0.82%) Big Data
13 11 (0.75%) Data Mining
13 11 (0.75%) MS Access
13 11 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
14 10 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (0.61%) DB2
16 7 (0.48%) Data Mart
17 5 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
17 5 (0.34%) Informix
Development Applications
1 43 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (1.77%) FitNesse
3 25 (1.70%) JUnit
3 25 (1.70%) Cucumber
3 25 (1.70%) SpecFlow
4 22 (1.50%) Selenium
4 22 (1.50%) Visual Studio
5 21 (1.43%) JIRA
6 13 (0.88%) WebDriver
7 12 (0.82%) NUnit
8 11 (0.75%) Rhino Mocks
8 11 (0.75%) Moq
8 11 (0.75%) Jenkins
9 9 (0.61%) Subversion
10 8 (0.54%) Maven
10 8 (0.54%) JBehave
11 7 (0.48%) GoogleTest
11 7 (0.48%) GCC
11 7 (0.48%) HP UFT
11 7 (0.48%) TeamCity
General
1 776 (52.75%) Finance
2 640 (43.51%) Front Office
3 486 (33.04%) Banking
4 338 (22.98%) Investment Banking
5 185 (12.58%) Back Office
6 95 (6.46%) Financial Institution
7 74 (5.03%) Retail
8 54 (3.67%) Legal
9 47 (3.20%) Retail Banking
10 15 (1.02%) French Language
11 14 (0.95%) Marketing
12 8 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
13 7 (0.48%) German Language
14 5 (0.34%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.14%) Publishing
15 2 (0.14%) Games
15 2 (0.14%) Automotive
15 2 (0.14%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.14%) Japanese Language
16 1 (0.068%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 536 (36.44%) Developer
2 535 (36.37%) Analyst
3 230 (15.64%) Applications Support
4 200 (13.60%) Support Analyst
4 200 (13.60%) Business Analyst
4 200 (13.60%) Java Developer
5 174 (11.83%) C# Developer
6 112 (7.61%) Applications Support Analyst
7 59 (4.01%) Senior Analyst
8 52 (3.54%) Senior Developer
9 49 (3.33%) Banking Business Analyst
10 42 (2.86%) Project Manager
10 42 (2.86%) C++ Developer
11 38 (2.58%) Consultant
11 38 (2.58%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
12 33 (2.24%) QA Analyst
13 30 (2.04%) Junior
14 29 (1.97%) Team Leader
15 25 (1.70%) Senior C# Developer
16 24 (1.63%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (14.28%) .NET
2 147 (9.99%) FIX Protocol
3 142 (9.65%) WPF
4 119 (8.09%) WCF
5 117 (7.95%) XML
6 70 (4.76%) Spring
7 60 (4.08%) HTML
8 53 (3.60%) ASP.NET
9 43 (2.92%) Web Services
10 39 (2.65%) J2EE
10 39 (2.65%) Middleware
11 38 (2.58%) Hibernate
12 32 (2.18%) JMS
13 31 (2.11%) HTML5
14 28 (1.90%) WinForms
14 28 (1.90%) STL
15 26 (1.77%) SOAP
16 23 (1.56%) Gherkin
17 18 (1.22%) ActiveMQ
17 18 (1.22%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 627 (42.62%) Derivative
2 609 (41.40%) Equities
3 476 (32.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 155 (10.54%) Analytical Skills
5 126 (8.57%) Hedge funds
6 104 (7.07%) Mathematics
7 102 (6.93%) Computer Science
8 95 (6.46%) Credit Derivative
9 92 (6.25%) Equity Derivative
10 74 (5.03%) Credit Risk
11 48 (3.26%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 46 (3.13%) Spread Betting
13 34 (2.31%) Client/Server
14 33 (2.24%) Management Information System
14 33 (2.24%) Market Risk
15 30 (2.04%) Reference Data
16 17 (1.16%) Physics
16 17 (1.16%) Data Structures
17 15 (1.02%) Statistics
18 14 (0.95%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 310 (21.07%) UNIX
2 263 (17.88%) Linux
3 213 (14.48%) Windows
4 18 (1.22%) Solaris
5 10 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (0.61%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.54%) Ubuntu
7 8 (0.54%) Windows XP
7 8 (0.54%) SUSE
7 8 (0.54%) Debian
8 6 (0.41%) Fedora
8 6 (0.41%) CentOS
9 4 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.27%) AIX
10 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.14%) Android
11 2 (0.14%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.14%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.068%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (14.55%) Asset Management
3 196 (13.32%) Multithreading
4 178 (12.10%) SDLC
5 162 (11.01%) Investment Management
6 148 (10.06%) Business Analysis
7 146 (9.93%) Low Latency
8 133 (9.04%) OO
9 130 (8.84%) Project Management
10 125 (8.50%) Electronic Trading
11 124 (8.43%) Risk Management
12 104 (7.07%) Analytics
13 101 (6.87%) TDD
13 101 (6.87%) User Acceptance Testing
14 88 (5.98%) Software Engineering
15 85 (5.78%) Fund Management
16 79 (5.37%) Portfolio Management
17 60 (4.08%) ITIL
18 55 (3.74%) Stakeholder Management
19 52 (3.54%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 611 (41.54%) SQL
2 382 (25.97%) Java
3 357 (24.27%) C#
4 187 (12.71%) C++
5 164 (11.15%) Python
6 128 (8.70%) VBA
7 105 (7.14%) Perl
8 72 (4.89%) Scala
9 66 (4.49%) Shell Script
10 56 (3.81%) JavaScript
11 39 (2.65%) T-SQL
12 32 (2.18%) MATLAB
13 31 (2.11%) C
14 27 (1.84%) PowerShell
15 21 (1.43%) Ruby
16 20 (1.36%) Bash Shell
17 18 (1.22%) R
18 12 (0.82%) PL/SQL
19 10 (0.68%) VB.NET
20 9 (0.61%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 270 (18.35%) Degree
2 23 (1.56%) ISEB
3 21 (1.43%) PhD
4 7 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (0.41%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.34%) Postgraduate
6 5 (0.34%) CCNA
7 4 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.27%) PMP
7 4 (0.27%) CFA
8 3 (0.20%) MCSE
8 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.20%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 2 (0.14%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 2 (0.14%) CCNP
10 1 (0.068%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.068%) MBA
10 1 (0.068%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (8.02%) QA
2 52 (3.54%) EMIR
3 49 (3.33%) Dodd-Frank
4 17 (1.16%) MiFID
5 15 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.61%) SLA
7 6 (0.41%) CRD IV
8 5 (0.34%) Solvency II
8 5 (0.34%) COREP
8 5 (0.34%) FINREP
8 5 (0.34%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.27%) UCITS
10 3 (0.20%) Basel III
10 3 (0.20%) AIFMD
10 3 (0.20%) FATCA
11 2 (0.14%) Basel II
12 1 (0.068%) GAAP
12 1 (0.068%) IAS 39
12 1 (0.068%) IAS 32
System Software
1 10 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.27%) Firmware
2 4 (0.27%) Apache Flume
2 4 (0.27%) Platform Symphony
2 4 (0.27%) HDFS
3 1 (0.068%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (0.61%) Control-M
1 9 (0.61%) Nagios
1 9 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.20%) Oozie
3 2 (0.14%) EMC VPLEX
4 1 (0.068%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.068%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 203 (13.80%) Oracle
2 148 (10.06%) Microsoft
3 97 (6.59%) Sybase
4 77 (5.23%) Bloomberg
5 70 (4.76%) Charles River
6 39 (2.65%) ION Trading
7 35 (2.38%) TIBCO
8 32 (2.18%) Murex
9 31 (2.11%) Reuters
10 27 (1.84%) Fidessa
11 26 (1.77%) SimCorp
12 24 (1.63%) Sophis
13 15 (1.02%) Tradeweb
14 11 (0.75%) IBM
14 11 (0.75%) Red Hat
15 9 (0.61%) DataSynapse
16 7 (0.48%) Patsystems
16 7 (0.48%) Solace
16 7 (0.48%) NYFIX
16 7 (0.48%) OpenLink
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Banking Bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Salary is approx 55-70k base + bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Good Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + high bonus + very good bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + high bonus + very good bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £85000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £80000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago