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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fixed Income
Rank 356 372 261
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -111
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 848 789 1146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.77% 0.69% 1.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.89% 1.77% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 668 681 870
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 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £92,500 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £58,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-23.40% +30.55%

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
44813 44603 43190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.92% 38.87% 40.66%
Number of salaries quoted 35889 34686 34870
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +23 831 £70,000 - 74
London +16 811 £70,000 - 72
City of London +11 226 £70,000 - 27
Scotland -3 17 £65,000 +23.80% 5
Docklands, London +13 15 £90,000 +122.22%
Glasgow +2 13 £65,000 +23.80%
Canary Wharf +9 9 £97,500 -
South West - 8 - - 1
South East +20 6 £40,000 -
Bournemouth - 6 - - 1
Dorset - 6 - - 1
Cheshire - 4 £22,500 -
Kent - 4 £33,750 -
North West - 4 £22,500 -
Tonbridge - 3 £40,000 -
Stirling +5 2 - -
West Midlands -4 2 £48,250 -13.06% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £97,500 -
Somerset - 2 - -
Street - 2 - -
Edinburgh - 2 £42,500 - 5
Birmingham +11 1 £54,000 -2.70%
Solihull - 1 £42,500 - 1
Henley-on-Thames - 1 - -
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
Nantwich - 1 £22,500 -

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 801 (53.01%) Finance
2 666 (44.08%) Front Office
3 660 (43.68%) Equities
4 646 (42.75%) Derivative
5 637 (42.16%) SQL
6 510 (33.75%) Banking
7 483 (31.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 437 (28.92%) Java
9 371 (24.55%) C#
10 370 (24.49%) Investment Banking
11 331 (21.91%) UNIX
12 305 (20.19%) Agile Software Development
13 278 (18.40%) Linux
14 268 (17.74%) Degree
15 232 (15.35%) Asset Management
15 232 (15.35%) .NET
16 221 (14.63%) Windows
17 213 (14.10%) Multithreading
18 206 (13.63%) Oracle
19 202 (13.37%) SDLC
20 195 (12.91%) C++
21 193 (12.77%) Back Office
22 191 (12.64%) SQL Server
23 180 (11.91%) Python
24 172 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
25 162 (10.72%) Investment Management
26 159 (10.52%) Low Latency
27 155 (10.26%) Electronic Trading
28 153 (10.13%) WPF
29 150 (9.93%) FIX Protocol

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 23 (1.52%) SharePoint
2 21 (1.39%) Oracle Coherence
3 19 (1.26%) Tomcat
4 15 (0.99%) WebLogic
5 14 (0.93%) Apache
6 13 (0.86%) WebSphere
7 8 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (0.46%) NServiceBus
9 6 (0.40%) MQSeries
9 6 (0.40%) JBoss
10 5 (0.33%) CMS
10 5 (0.33%) Mule
11 4 (0.26%) MTS
11 4 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.26%) EPiServer CMS
12 3 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.20%) Confluence
12 3 (0.20%) Oracle Service Bus
12 3 (0.20%) SAS
13 2 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 71 (4.70%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.32%) Mathematica
3 19 (1.26%) Spreadsheet
4 18 (1.19%) MS Office
5 14 (0.93%) MS Project
6 4 (0.26%) S-PLUS
7 3 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.13%) FrameMaker
8 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.13%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 61 (4.04%) thinkFolio
2 21 (1.39%) SimCorp Dimension
3 19 (1.26%) ION MarketView
4 12 (0.79%) LatentZero
5 11 (0.73%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 7 (0.46%) Markit EDM
6 7 (0.46%) Endur
6 7 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
7 5 (0.33%) Summit
8 3 (0.20%) HiPortfolio
8 3 (0.20%) Sentinel
8 3 (0.20%) Adaptiv
8 3 (0.20%) RMDS
9 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.13%) Findur
9 2 (0.13%) Minerva
9 2 (0.13%) IntelliMatch
10 1 (0.066%) Capstone
10 1 (0.066%) Tesseract
10 1 (0.066%) Murex MxG2000
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.066%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.066%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 37 (2.45%) WAN
2 36 (2.38%) LAN
3 28 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.60%) Firewall
5 7 (0.46%) VPN
5 7 (0.46%) DNS
5 7 (0.46%) Internet
6 6 (0.40%) BGP
6 6 (0.40%) Multicast
6 6 (0.40%) Intranet
7 4 (0.26%) VoIP
8 3 (0.20%) MPLS
8 3 (0.20%) OSPF
8 3 (0.20%) DHCP
8 3 (0.20%) Wireless
8 3 (0.20%) Wireshark
8 3 (0.20%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (0.20%) Network Security
8 3 (0.20%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (0.20%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (12.64%) SQL Server
2 98 (6.49%) Relational Database
3 57 (3.77%) RDBMS
4 33 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
7 24 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (1.13%) Oracle Database
9 15 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (0.93%) KDB
11 13 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (0.79%) Big Data
12 12 (0.79%) Data Mining
12 12 (0.79%) MS Access
13 11 (0.73%) MySQL
14 10 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (0.66%) NoSQL
15 9 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
15 9 (0.60%) DB2
15 9 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 60 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 36 (2.38%) FitNesse
3 35 (2.32%) SpecFlow
4 33 (2.18%) Cucumber
5 28 (1.85%) Selenium
6 24 (1.59%) JUnit
7 20 (1.32%) Visual Studio
8 19 (1.26%) Maven
8 19 (1.26%) JIRA
9 13 (0.86%) Eclipse
9 13 (0.86%) WebDriver
10 12 (0.79%) NUnit
11 11 (0.73%) Rhino Mocks
11 11 (0.73%) Moq
12 9 (0.60%) JBehave
13 8 (0.53%) Subversion
14 7 (0.46%) HP UFT
14 7 (0.46%) Jenkins
15 6 (0.40%) Git (software)
16 4 (0.26%) TeamCity
General
1 801 (53.01%) Finance
2 666 (44.08%) Front Office
3 510 (33.75%) Banking
4 370 (24.49%) Investment Banking
5 193 (12.77%) Back Office
6 107 (7.08%) Financial Institution
7 85 (5.63%) Retail
8 52 (3.44%) Legal
9 47 (3.11%) Retail Banking
10 17 (1.13%) Marketing
11 13 (0.86%) French Language
12 8 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
13 6 (0.40%) General Ledger
13 6 (0.40%) Games
14 4 (0.26%) German Language
14 4 (0.26%) Telecoms
15 3 (0.20%) Online Betting
16 2 (0.13%) Italian Language
16 2 (0.13%) Electronics
16 2 (0.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 578 (38.25%) Developer
2 516 (34.15%) Analyst
3 220 (14.56%) Java Developer
4 216 (14.30%) Applications Support
5 197 (13.04%) Support Analyst
5 197 (13.04%) Business Analyst
6 177 (11.71%) C# Developer
7 106 (7.02%) Applications Support Analyst
8 58 (3.84%) Senior Analyst
9 56 (3.71%) Banking Business Analyst
10 52 (3.44%) Project Manager
11 47 (3.11%) Senior Developer
11 47 (3.11%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
12 46 (3.04%) C++ Developer
13 42 (2.78%) QA Analyst
14 37 (2.45%) Consultant
15 34 (2.25%) .NET Developer
16 31 (2.05%) Production Support Analyst
17 29 (1.92%) Scala Developer
17 29 (1.92%) Senior QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (15.35%) .NET
2 153 (10.13%) WPF
3 150 (9.93%) FIX Protocol
4 123 (8.14%) WCF
5 120 (7.94%) XML
6 87 (5.76%) Spring
7 59 (3.90%) ASP.NET
8 57 (3.77%) HTML
9 51 (3.38%) Web Services
10 48 (3.18%) Hibernate
11 43 (2.85%) Middleware
12 40 (2.65%) J2EE
13 37 (2.45%) JMS
14 31 (2.05%) Gherkin
15 30 (1.99%) STL
15 30 (1.99%) HTML5
16 29 (1.92%) WinForms
17 25 (1.65%) SOAP
18 20 (1.32%) TIBCO EMS
18 20 (1.32%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 660 (43.68%) Equities
2 646 (42.75%) Derivative
3 483 (31.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 172 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
5 139 (9.20%) Hedge funds
6 113 (7.48%) Mathematics
7 103 (6.82%) Computer Science
8 94 (6.22%) Credit Derivative
9 89 (5.89%) Equity Derivative
10 74 (4.90%) Credit Risk
11 52 (3.44%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 46 (3.04%) Spread Betting
13 41 (2.71%) Client/Server
14 27 (1.79%) Reference Data
15 26 (1.72%) Market Risk
16 24 (1.59%) Management Information System
17 20 (1.32%) Statistics
17 20 (1.32%) Physics
18 17 (1.13%) Data Structures
19 13 (0.86%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 331 (21.91%) UNIX
2 278 (18.40%) Linux
3 221 (14.63%) Windows
4 16 (1.06%) Solaris
5 8 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (0.53%) Windows 7
6 7 (0.46%) SUSE
6 7 (0.46%) Debian
6 7 (0.46%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.40%) Windows XP
7 6 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.33%) CentOS
8 5 (0.33%) Fedora
9 4 (0.26%) AIX
9 4 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.13%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (20.19%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (15.35%) Asset Management
3 213 (14.10%) Multithreading
4 202 (13.37%) SDLC
5 162 (10.72%) Investment Management
6 159 (10.52%) Low Latency
7 155 (10.26%) Electronic Trading
8 138 (9.13%) Business Analysis
8 138 (9.13%) Project Management
9 136 (9.00%) Risk Management
10 135 (8.93%) OO
11 130 (8.60%) Analytics
12 115 (7.61%) User Acceptance Testing
13 108 (7.15%) TDD
14 92 (6.09%) Software Engineering
15 84 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
16 81 (5.36%) Fund Management
17 68 (4.50%) ITIL
18 65 (4.30%) Stakeholder Management
19 54 (3.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 637 (42.16%) SQL
2 437 (28.92%) Java
3 371 (24.55%) C#
4 195 (12.91%) C++
5 180 (11.91%) Python
6 125 (8.27%) VBA
7 116 (7.68%) Perl
8 85 (5.63%) Scala
9 67 (4.43%) Shell Script
10 55 (3.64%) JavaScript
11 41 (2.71%) T-SQL
12 34 (2.25%) MATLAB
13 31 (2.05%) C
14 30 (1.99%) Bash Shell
15 25 (1.65%) PowerShell
16 20 (1.32%) Ruby
16 20 (1.32%) R
17 18 (1.19%) Korn
18 13 (0.86%) VB.NET
18 13 (0.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 268 (17.74%) Degree
2 25 (1.65%) ISEB
3 21 (1.39%) PhD
4 8 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (0.33%) Postgraduate
5 5 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (0.33%) PMI Certification
5 5 (0.33%) MBA
6 4 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.26%) CFA
7 3 (0.20%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 3 (0.20%) PMP
7 3 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.20%) CCNP
7 3 (0.20%) CCNA
8 2 (0.13%) MCSE
8 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.13%) JNCIA
8 2 (0.13%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 1 (0.066%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (8.34%) QA
2 48 (3.18%) EMIR
3 47 (3.11%) Dodd-Frank
4 13 (0.86%) MiFID
4 13 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (0.66%) SLA
6 6 (0.40%) CRD IV
7 5 (0.33%) Solvency II
8 4 (0.26%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.26%) UCITS
8 4 (0.26%) COREP
8 4 (0.26%) FINREP
9 3 (0.20%) AIFMD
10 2 (0.13%) Basel II
10 2 (0.13%) FATCA
10 2 (0.13%) Basel III
System Software
1 7 (0.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.26%) Apache Flume
2 4 (0.26%) HDFS
3 3 (0.20%) Platform Symphony
4 2 (0.13%) Firmware
4 2 (0.13%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 18 (1.19%) Control-M
2 9 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.46%) Nagios
4 4 (0.26%) EMC VPLEX
5 3 (0.20%) Oozie
6 1 (0.066%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.066%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 206 (13.63%) Oracle
2 140 (9.27%) Microsoft
3 104 (6.88%) Sybase
4 79 (5.23%) Bloomberg
5 73 (4.83%) Charles River
6 41 (2.71%) TIBCO
7 36 (2.38%) ION Trading
8 31 (2.05%) Fidessa
9 29 (1.92%) Murex
10 28 (1.85%) SimCorp
11 24 (1.59%) Reuters
12 23 (1.52%) Sophis
13 13 (0.86%) Informatica
14 12 (0.79%) Tradeweb
15 9 (0.60%) Red Hat
16 8 (0.53%) IBM
16 8 (0.53%) DataSynapse
17 7 (0.46%) Sun
17 7 (0.46%) OpenLink
18 6 (0.40%) Cisco
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £84,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £68,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000.00 - £750000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £11000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, pension
Posted: 3 days ago