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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fixed Income
Rank 394 374 280
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -94
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 697 822 1063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.63% 0.69% 0.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.65% 1.74% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 603 693 882
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+21.17% -22.72%

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
42288 47141 42305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.44% 39.82% 38.77%
Number of salaries quoted 33392 37449 34396
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 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015 within the UK.

Fixed Income Salary Histogram in the UK

Fixed Income
Top 27 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 6 May 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 -10 676 £65,000 -7.14% 77
London -5 664 £65,000 -7.14% 72
City of London -9 228 £70,000 - 39
Scotland +15 16 £56,250 +25.00% 2
Canary Wharf - 15 £50,000 -
South East +14 8 £51,500 +47.14% 4
Stirling - 8 - -
Surrey +29 7 £57,000 -28.75% 2
Docklands, London -3 7 £77,500 +10.71%
Glasgow +6 6 £67,500 +42.10% 1
Cardiff - 3 £40,000 -
South Wales - 3 £40,000 -
Wales - 3 £40,000 -
Edinburgh +3 2 £45,000 +2.85% 1
Godalming - 2 £50,750 -
Woking - 2 - - 2
West Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £50,000 -
Mayfair - 2 £40,000 -
North West +4 1 £110,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £45,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £110,000 -
South West - 1 £110,000 -
Kent - 1 £47,500 - 1
Somerset - 1 £110,000 -
Street - 1 £110,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £110,000 -

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 738 (54.67%) Finance
2 624 (46.22%) Front Office
3 529 (39.19%) Derivative
4 524 (38.81%) SQL
5 473 (35.04%) Equities
6 452 (33.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 452 (33.48%) Banking
7 343 (25.41%) Java
8 338 (25.04%) C#
9 334 (24.74%) Investment Banking
10 330 (24.44%) UNIX
11 272 (20.15%) C++
12 262 (19.41%) Linux
13 238 (17.63%) Agile Software Development
14 234 (17.33%) Multithreading
15 232 (17.19%) Windows
16 214 (15.85%) SQL Server
17 212 (15.70%) .NET
18 209 (15.48%) Degree
19 196 (14.52%) Oracle
19 196 (14.52%) Asset Management
20 164 (12.15%) Microsoft
21 160 (11.85%) OO
21 160 (11.85%) Low Latency
22 153 (11.33%) Investment Management
23 151 (11.19%) FIX Protocol
24 139 (10.30%) Business Analysis
25 137 (10.15%) Analytical Skills
26 133 (9.85%) Back Office
27 132 (9.78%) Python

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 31 (2.30%) Oracle Coherence
2 30 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 17 (1.26%) WebLogic
4 10 (0.74%) GemFire
5 9 (0.67%) Confluence
5 9 (0.67%) WebSphere
6 8 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
6 8 (0.59%) Apache
7 7 (0.52%) Tomcat
7 7 (0.52%) JBoss
8 6 (0.44%) Mule
9 5 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (0.37%) MQSeries
9 5 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.30%) Node.js
11 3 (0.22%) MTS
11 3 (0.22%) IIS
12 2 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.15%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (0.15%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 84 (6.22%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.70%) MS Office
3 11 (0.81%) Mathematica
4 9 (0.67%) MS Project
5 8 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.15%) RoboHelp
7 2 (0.15%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 54 (4.00%) thinkFolio
2 40 (2.96%) ION MarketView
3 20 (1.48%) LatentZero
4 14 (1.04%) SimCorp Dimension
5 13 (0.96%) Markit EDM
6 12 (0.89%) Oracle General Ledger
7 11 (0.81%) Towers Watson Igloo
8 8 (0.59%) RMDS
9 5 (0.37%) LongView
9 5 (0.37%) Endur
10 4 (0.30%) Front Arena
11 3 (0.22%) Adaptiv
11 3 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
11 3 (0.22%) Eagle PACE
11 3 (0.22%) Bloomberg TOMS
12 2 (0.15%) SunGard GMI
12 2 (0.15%) HiPortfolio
12 2 (0.15%) Summit
12 2 (0.15%) Tesseract
12 2 (0.15%) Minerva
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.63%) WAN
2 21 (1.56%) LAN
3 10 (0.74%) DNS
4 8 (0.59%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.59%) Multicast
5 6 (0.44%) VPN
5 6 (0.44%) Internet
6 5 (0.37%) BGP
6 5 (0.37%) Wireshark
6 5 (0.37%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (0.37%) VoIP
6 5 (0.37%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (0.37%) tcpdump
6 5 (0.37%) Junos
6 5 (0.37%) NX-OS
7 4 (0.30%) DHCP
7 4 (0.30%) FTP
7 4 (0.30%) Network Security
7 4 (0.30%) Firewall
7 4 (0.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (15.85%) SQL Server
2 106 (7.85%) Relational Database
3 40 (2.96%) RDBMS
4 35 (2.59%) MySQL
5 32 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (1.26%) Oracle Database
7 17 (1.26%) NoSQL
8 15 (1.11%) KDB
9 14 (1.04%) Big Data
9 14 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (1.04%) MS Access
10 11 (0.81%) Informix
11 9 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (0.59%) DB2
12 8 (0.59%) OLAP
13 6 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (0.44%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 44 (3.26%) Visual Studio
2 32 (2.37%) GCC
3 28 (2.07%) JIRA
4 25 (1.85%) GoogleTest
5 23 (1.70%) Subversion
5 23 (1.70%) Maven
6 21 (1.56%) FitNesse
6 21 (1.56%) NUnit
6 21 (1.56%) SpecFlow
7 20 (1.48%) Cucumber
8 16 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (0.89%) JUnit
10 11 (0.81%) Eclipse
10 11 (0.81%) CppUnit
11 10 (0.74%) TeamCity
11 10 (0.74%) Hudson
11 10 (0.74%) Jenkins
12 9 (0.67%) FindBugs
13 8 (0.59%) Selenium
14 6 (0.44%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 738 (54.67%) Finance
2 624 (46.22%) Front Office
3 452 (33.48%) Banking
4 334 (24.74%) Investment Banking
5 133 (9.85%) Back Office
6 80 (5.93%) Financial Institution
7 64 (4.74%) Retail
8 45 (3.33%) Retail Banking
9 26 (1.93%) Legal
10 13 (0.96%) French Language
11 11 (0.81%) Marketing
12 6 (0.44%) Wholesale Banking
13 5 (0.37%) Telecoms
13 5 (0.37%) Automotive
14 4 (0.30%) Publishing
14 4 (0.30%) German Language
15 2 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.15%) Billing
15 2 (0.15%) General Ledger
16 1 (0.074%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 543 (40.22%) Developer
2 462 (34.22%) Analyst
3 204 (15.11%) Applications Support
4 186 (13.78%) Java Developer
5 178 (13.19%) Support Analyst
6 176 (13.04%) Business Analyst
7 144 (10.67%) C# Developer
8 97 (7.19%) Applications Support Analyst
9 69 (5.11%) C++ Developer
10 50 (3.70%) Senior Developer
11 47 (3.48%) Senior Analyst
12 41 (3.04%) Project Manager
13 37 (2.74%) Consultant
14 31 (2.30%) Junior
15 29 (2.15%) Development Manager
16 25 (1.85%) Support Manager
17 24 (1.78%) Senior Java Developer
18 23 (1.70%) .NET Developer
18 23 (1.70%) Programmer
18 23 (1.70%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (15.70%) .NET
2 151 (11.19%) FIX Protocol
3 122 (9.04%) WPF
4 96 (7.11%) WCF
5 92 (6.81%) XML
6 83 (6.15%) Spring
7 71 (5.26%) HTML
8 43 (3.19%) STL
8 43 (3.19%) JMS
8 43 (3.19%) HTML5
9 42 (3.11%) Middleware
10 41 (3.04%) J2EE
11 36 (2.67%) WinForms
12 34 (2.52%) MFC
13 32 (2.37%) Hibernate
14 31 (2.30%) TIBCO EMS
14 31 (2.30%) ASP.NET
15 29 (2.15%) Rendezvous
16 27 (2.00%) SOAP
17 25 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 529 (39.19%) Derivative
2 473 (35.04%) Equities
3 452 (33.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 137 (10.15%) Analytical Skills
5 112 (8.30%) Hedge funds
6 90 (6.67%) Computer Science
7 80 (5.93%) Mathematics
8 75 (5.56%) Credit Derivative
9 73 (5.41%) Equity Derivative
10 52 (3.85%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 47 (3.48%) Credit Risk
12 39 (2.89%) Spread Betting
13 33 (2.44%) Management Information System
14 32 (2.37%) Market Risk
15 25 (1.85%) Reference Data
16 21 (1.56%) N-Tier
17 17 (1.26%) Physics
18 14 (1.04%) Client/Server
19 13 (0.96%) Economics
19 13 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 330 (24.44%) UNIX
2 262 (19.41%) Linux
3 232 (17.19%) Windows
4 23 (1.70%) Solaris
5 15 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (1.04%) Ubuntu
6 14 (1.04%) SUSE
6 14 (1.04%) Debian
7 12 (0.89%) Fedora
7 12 (0.89%) CentOS
8 9 (0.67%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.37%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.22%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.074%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.074%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (17.63%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (17.33%) Multithreading
3 196 (14.52%) Asset Management
4 160 (11.85%) OO
4 160 (11.85%) Low Latency
5 153 (11.33%) Investment Management
6 139 (10.30%) Business Analysis
7 111 (8.22%) Project Management
8 108 (8.00%) Risk Management
8 108 (8.00%) Electronic Trading
9 100 (7.41%) TDD
10 79 (5.85%) Fund Management
10 79 (5.85%) Analytics
11 67 (4.96%) Scrum
12 62 (4.59%) Portfolio Management
13 58 (4.30%) User Acceptance Testing
14 55 (4.07%) Software Engineering
15 52 (3.85%) ITIL
16 48 (3.56%) Stakeholder Management
16 48 (3.56%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 524 (38.81%) SQL
2 343 (25.41%) Java
3 338 (25.04%) C#
4 272 (20.15%) C++
5 132 (9.78%) Python
6 127 (9.41%) VBA
7 117 (8.67%) Perl
8 82 (6.07%) JavaScript
9 73 (5.41%) Shell Script
10 48 (3.56%) C
11 37 (2.74%) Bash Shell
12 27 (2.00%) Scala
12 27 (2.00%) T-SQL
13 21 (1.56%) PL/SQL
13 21 (1.56%) MATLAB
14 18 (1.33%) Ruby
14 18 (1.33%) PowerShell
15 16 (1.19%) Korn
16 12 (0.89%) VB
17 11 (0.81%) R
Qualifications
1 209 (15.48%) Degree
2 16 (1.19%) ISEB
3 15 (1.11%) PhD
4 9 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (0.37%) PMI Certification
5 5 (0.37%) CCNA
5 5 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.30%) PMP
7 3 (0.22%) CFA
7 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.22%) MCSE
8 2 (0.15%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.074%) CCNP
9 1 (0.074%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (6.67%) QA
2 34 (2.52%) EMIR
3 29 (2.15%) Dodd-Frank
4 13 (0.96%) MiFID
5 12 (0.89%) SLA
5 12 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.37%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.30%) CRD IV
7 4 (0.30%) COREP
7 4 (0.30%) FINREP
8 3 (0.22%) Basel III
8 3 (0.22%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.15%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.15%) FATCA
9 2 (0.15%) UCITS
10 1 (0.074%) GAAP
10 1 (0.074%) IAS 39
10 1 (0.074%) IAS 32
System Software
1 15 (1.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.30%) Firmware
2 4 (0.30%) Apache Flume
2 4 (0.30%) HDFS
3 3 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.15%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 5 (0.37%) Nagios
2 4 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.30%) Control-M
3 3 (0.22%) Oozie
4 2 (0.15%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (0.15%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 196 (14.52%) Oracle
2 164 (12.15%) Microsoft
3 118 (8.74%) Sybase
4 77 (5.70%) Bloomberg
5 73 (5.41%) Charles River
6 71 (5.26%) TIBCO
7 50 (3.70%) ION Trading
8 41 (3.04%) Reuters
9 30 (2.22%) Fidessa
10 29 (2.15%) Murex
11 24 (1.78%) SimCorp
12 22 (1.63%) Tradeweb
13 21 (1.56%) Informatica
14 17 (1.26%) Red Hat
14 17 (1.26%) DataSynapse
15 16 (1.19%) Sophis
15 16 (1.19%) IBM
16 13 (0.96%) Calypso
16 13 (0.96%) NYFIX
16 13 (0.96%) Patsystems
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Goldman Sachs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Goldman Sachs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £500 - £625 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, etc.
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago