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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fixed Income
Rank 359 335 304
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -31
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 772 917 992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.69% 0.83% 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.83% 2.11% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 692 749 919
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%

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
42141 43455 45285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.53% 39.23% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 33966 34763 37896
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £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 26 November 2014 within the UK.

Fixed Income Salary Histogram in the UK

Fixed Income
Top 21 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 26 November 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 -41 762 £70,000 - 107
London -24 738 £70,000 - 104
City of London -20 247 £72,500 +3.57% 53
Birmingham +1 13 £41,000 -25.45%
West Midlands 0 13 £41,000 -25.45%
Cheshire +5 6 £32,500 +44.44%
North West -6 6 £32,500 +44.44%
Oxfordshire +14 4 £67,500 - 1
Scotland -1 4 £32,500 -23.52% 3
South East -14 4 £67,500 +58.82% 3
South Wales - 3 £47,500 - 1
Wales - 3 £47,500 - 1
Cardiff - 3 £47,500 - 1
Crewe - 3 £32,500 -
Edinburgh -5 2 - - 2
Mayfair +9 1 £40,000 -46.66%
Glasgow - 1 - -
County Antrim - 1 £70,000 -
Belfast - 1 £70,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £70,000 -
Midlands - 1 - -

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 877 (55.90%) Finance
2 677 (43.15%) Front Office
3 673 (42.89%) SQL
4 577 (36.78%) Banking
5 539 (34.35%) Derivative
6 514 (32.76%) Equities
7 445 (28.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 424 (27.02%) C#
9 407 (25.94%) Java
10 401 (25.56%) Investment Banking
11 362 (23.07%) UNIX
12 327 (20.84%) Agile Software Development
13 281 (17.91%) C++
14 261 (16.63%) .NET
15 249 (15.87%) Asset Management
16 248 (15.81%) SQL Server
17 246 (15.68%) Multithreading
18 236 (15.04%) Linux
19 222 (14.15%) Oracle
20 203 (12.94%) Degree
21 191 (12.17%) Windows
22 184 (11.73%) OO
23 161 (10.26%) Relational Database
24 159 (10.13%) Investment Management
25 158 (10.07%) Back Office
26 157 (10.01%) Low Latency
27 150 (9.56%) VBA
28 147 (9.37%) WPF
29 144 (9.18%) Python
30 143 (9.11%) Microsoft

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 51 (3.25%) Oracle Coherence
2 32 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 25 (1.59%) WebLogic
3 25 (1.59%) TIBCO EMS
4 15 (0.96%) Confluence
5 13 (0.83%) GemFire
6 11 (0.70%) Oracle Service Bus
6 11 (0.70%) MQSeries
7 9 (0.57%) Mule
8 8 (0.51%) Node.js
8 8 (0.51%) MTS
8 8 (0.51%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.45%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.32%) AquaLogic
10 5 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.32%) AquaLogic Service Bus
11 4 (0.25%) Apache
11 4 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.19%) Lync
Applications
1 65 (4.14%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.47%) MS Project
3 15 (0.96%) MS Office
3 15 (0.96%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.64%) S-PLUS
5 8 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.064%) Stata
7 1 (0.064%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 28 (1.78%) Sentinel
2 27 (1.72%) ION MarketView
3 26 (1.66%) LatentZero
4 13 (0.83%) RMDS
4 13 (0.83%) SimCorp Dimension
5 12 (0.76%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 12 (0.76%) Markit EDM
6 11 (0.70%) Summit
7 9 (0.57%) Kondor+
8 4 (0.25%) LongView
9 3 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.19%) Front Arena
9 3 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.19%) Bloomberg TOMS
10 2 (0.13%) IntelliMatch
10 2 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
10 2 (0.13%) MultiFonds
10 2 (0.13%) Tesseract
10 2 (0.13%) Minerva
10 2 (0.13%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.064%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (1.78%) Firewall
2 21 (1.34%) TCP/IP
3 19 (1.21%) Multicast
4 11 (0.70%) Internet
5 10 (0.64%) HTTP
5 10 (0.64%) WAN
6 7 (0.45%) LDAP
6 7 (0.45%) LAN
7 6 (0.38%) SAN
7 6 (0.38%) VPN
8 5 (0.32%) MPLS
8 5 (0.32%) OSPF
8 5 (0.32%) BGP
9 4 (0.25%) Structured Cabling
9 4 (0.25%) DNS
9 4 (0.25%) Intranet
10 3 (0.19%) IPv6
10 3 (0.19%) VoIP
10 3 (0.19%) WAAS
11 2 (0.13%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (15.81%) SQL Server
2 161 (10.26%) Relational Database
3 77 (4.91%) RDBMS
4 36 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
5 33 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (1.91%) MySQL
7 23 (1.47%) Oracle Database
8 21 (1.34%) OLAP
9 20 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
11 17 (1.08%) KDB
12 15 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
12 15 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 15 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
13 13 (0.83%) DB2
14 12 (0.76%) Oracle OLAP
15 11 (0.70%) Hadoop
16 10 (0.64%) Big Data
16 10 (0.64%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 44 (2.80%) Subversion
2 43 (2.74%) JIRA
3 41 (2.61%) Maven
4 40 (2.55%) Visual Studio
5 34 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 27 (1.72%) GCC
7 25 (1.59%) FitNesse
8 23 (1.47%) JUnit
9 19 (1.21%) QuickTest Pro
10 18 (1.15%) SpecFlow
11 14 (0.89%) NUnit
11 14 (0.89%) Visual Studio Team System
11 14 (0.89%) Cucumber
12 12 (0.76%) CppUnit
12 12 (0.76%) GoogleTest
13 11 (0.70%) Hudson
13 11 (0.70%) Eclipse
14 10 (0.64%) Selenium
15 9 (0.57%) ClearCase
16 8 (0.51%) Jenkins
General
1 877 (55.90%) Finance
2 677 (43.15%) Front Office
3 577 (36.78%) Banking
4 401 (25.56%) Investment Banking
5 158 (10.07%) Back Office
6 77 (4.91%) Financial Institution
7 48 (3.06%) Retail
8 29 (1.85%) Legal
9 23 (1.47%) Retail Banking
10 11 (0.70%) Telecoms
11 6 (0.38%) Marketing
11 6 (0.38%) French Language
12 5 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
12 5 (0.32%) Wholesale Banking
12 5 (0.32%) Law
13 4 (0.25%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.25%) Advertising
13 4 (0.25%) Publishing
14 3 (0.19%) Automotive
15 2 (0.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 734 (46.78%) Developer
2 492 (31.36%) Analyst
3 241 (15.36%) Java Developer
4 216 (13.77%) Business Analyst
5 212 (13.51%) C# Developer
6 137 (8.73%) Applications Support
7 128 (8.16%) Support Analyst
8 98 (6.25%) C++ Developer
9 83 (5.29%) Senior Developer
10 65 (4.14%) Project Manager
10 65 (4.14%) Excel Developer
11 63 (4.02%) Applications Support Analyst
12 60 (3.82%) Quantitative Developer
13 59 (3.76%) C# .NET Developer
14 52 (3.31%) Senior Java Developer
15 49 (3.12%) Programmer
15 49 (3.12%) WPF Developer
16 44 (2.80%) Consultant
17 43 (2.74%) VBA Developer
18 38 (2.42%) Excel VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 261 (16.63%) .NET
2 147 (9.37%) WPF
3 107 (6.82%) FIX Protocol
4 99 (6.31%) XML
5 94 (5.99%) WCF
6 83 (5.29%) Spring
7 74 (4.72%) HTML
8 73 (4.65%) J2EE
9 58 (3.70%) JMS
10 46 (2.93%) Middleware
11 43 (2.74%) Hibernate
11 43 (2.74%) Rendezvous
12 41 (2.61%) ASP.NET
12 41 (2.61%) STL
13 40 (2.55%) WinForms
14 39 (2.49%) HTML5
15 29 (1.85%) Java EE
16 27 (1.72%) FpML
16 27 (1.72%) Web Services
16 27 (1.72%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 539 (34.35%) Derivative
2 514 (32.76%) Equities
3 445 (28.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 127 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
5 123 (7.84%) Hedge funds
6 104 (6.63%) Mathematics
7 86 (5.48%) Computer Science
8 77 (4.91%) Credit Derivative
9 71 (4.53%) Equity Derivative
10 70 (4.46%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 66 (4.21%) Credit Risk
12 57 (3.63%) Reference Data
13 48 (3.06%) Market Risk
14 42 (2.68%) Physics
15 32 (2.04%) Spread Betting
16 31 (1.98%) Contract for Difference
17 30 (1.91%) Grid Computing
18 27 (1.72%) Management Information System
19 19 (1.21%) SWIFT
20 18 (1.15%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 362 (23.07%) UNIX
2 236 (15.04%) Linux
3 191 (12.17%) Windows
4 23 (1.47%) Solaris
5 7 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.32%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.25%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.13%) VMS
8 2 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.13%) Android
8 2 (0.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (20.84%) Agile Software Development
2 249 (15.87%) Asset Management
3 246 (15.68%) Multithreading
4 184 (11.73%) OO
5 159 (10.13%) Investment Management
6 157 (10.01%) Low Latency
7 137 (8.73%) Project Management
7 137 (8.73%) TDD
8 136 (8.67%) Electronic Trading
9 131 (8.35%) Business Analysis
10 128 (8.16%) Analytics
11 109 (6.95%) Risk Management
12 101 (6.44%) Fund Management
13 79 (5.04%) Software Engineering
14 72 (4.59%) Scrum
15 68 (4.33%) User Acceptance Testing
16 66 (4.21%) Waterfall
17 60 (3.82%) Mentoring
18 56 (3.57%) Portfolio Management
18 56 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 673 (42.89%) SQL
2 424 (27.02%) C#
3 407 (25.94%) Java
4 281 (17.91%) C++
5 150 (9.56%) VBA
6 144 (9.18%) Python
7 124 (7.90%) Perl
8 83 (5.29%) JavaScript
9 69 (4.40%) Shell Script
10 62 (3.95%) C
11 54 (3.44%) PL/SQL
12 43 (2.74%) T-SQL
13 27 (1.72%) MATLAB
14 23 (1.47%) Bash Shell
15 22 (1.40%) Ruby
16 20 (1.27%) VB
17 18 (1.15%) Groovy
18 14 (0.89%) Scala
19 13 (0.83%) VC++
20 10 (0.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 203 (12.94%) Degree
2 19 (1.21%) ISEB
3 18 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (0.70%) PhD
5 10 (0.64%) CCNA
6 4 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.19%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.13%) JNCIA
8 2 (0.13%) CCNP
8 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.064%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.064%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.064%) CFA
9 1 (0.064%) ACCA
9 1 (0.064%) CIMA
9 1 (0.064%) MBA
9 1 (0.064%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (5.42%) QA
2 60 (3.82%) Dodd-Frank
3 57 (3.63%) EMIR
4 19 (1.21%) Basel III
5 16 (1.02%) UCITS
6 15 (0.96%) FATCA
7 14 (0.89%) MiFID
8 10 (0.64%) Solvency II
9 7 (0.45%) Data Quality
9 7 (0.45%) ISO 9001
10 6 (0.38%) CRD IV
11 5 (0.32%) COBIT
11 5 (0.32%) SLA
12 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.13%) COREP
13 1 (0.064%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (0.76%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.45%) ClearTrust
3 4 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.13%) XenApp
4 2 (0.13%) vSphere
5 1 (0.064%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 27 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.45%) OpenView
3 6 (0.38%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (0.25%) Cacti
4 4 (0.25%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (0.25%) Nagios
5 3 (0.19%) OVSD
5 3 (0.19%) Control-M
6 2 (0.13%) Netcool
6 2 (0.13%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.13%) SCCM
7 1 (0.064%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.064%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 222 (14.15%) Oracle
2 143 (9.11%) Microsoft
3 124 (7.90%) Sybase
4 103 (6.56%) Bloomberg
5 88 (5.61%) TIBCO
6 76 (4.84%) Murex
7 69 (4.40%) thinkFolio
8 58 (3.70%) Calypso
9 53 (3.38%) DataSynapse
9 53 (3.38%) ION Trading
10 48 (3.06%) Charles River
11 47 (3.00%) Reuters
12 36 (2.29%) StatPro
13 27 (1.72%) SimCorp
13 27 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
13 27 (1.72%) 29West
14 26 (1.66%) webMethods
14 26 (1.66%) Informatica
15 20 (1.27%) HP
16 19 (1.21%) SunGard
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £120000 - £140000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 30% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits package.
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Fidessa
Salary: Competitive salary + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Esum
Salary: Unspecified Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago