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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fixed Income
Rank 403 368 279
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -89
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 672 829 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.63% 0.71% 0.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.63% 1.77% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 569 718 835
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 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £97,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%

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
41221 46721 42224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.58% 39.79% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 32631 37349 34357
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 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Fixed Income Salary Histogram in the UK

Fixed Income
Top 24 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 22 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 -28 650 £65,000 -7.14% 75
London -14 638 £65,000 -7.14% 71
City of London +2 221 £70,000 - 35
Scotland +21 17 £48,750 +2.63% 2
Canary Wharf +15 15 £45,000 -
South East +8 9 £50,000 +42.85% 4
Docklands, London +3 8 £77,500 +14.81%
Glasgow -1 7 £67,500 +42.10% 1
Stirling - 6 - -
Surrey - 6 £51,500 - 3
Edinburgh +19 4 £45,000 - 1
South Wales - 3 £40,000 -
Wales - 3 £40,000 -
Cardiff - 3 £40,000 -
Mayfair - 3 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £50,000 -
Godalming - 2 £50,750 -
Woking - 2 - - 2
Kent - 2 £47,500 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire +12 1 - -
Tonbridge - 1 £47,500 - 1
Henley-on-Thames - 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £45,000 -

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 707 (53.56%) Finance
2 596 (45.15%) Front Office
3 532 (40.30%) Derivative
4 512 (38.79%) SQL
5 494 (37.42%) Equities
6 468 (35.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 433 (32.80%) Banking
8 327 (24.77%) Java
9 326 (24.70%) C#
10 320 (24.24%) Investment Banking
11 318 (24.09%) UNIX
12 252 (19.09%) Linux
13 250 (18.94%) C++
14 231 (17.50%) Windows
15 222 (16.82%) Agile Software Development
16 217 (16.44%) Degree
17 213 (16.14%) Multithreading
18 211 (15.98%) .NET
19 203 (15.38%) SQL Server
20 198 (15.00%) Asset Management
21 185 (14.02%) Oracle
22 165 (12.50%) Investment Management
23 162 (12.27%) Microsoft
24 150 (11.36%) Low Latency
25 148 (11.21%) OO
26 146 (11.06%) FIX Protocol
27 139 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
28 137 (10.38%) Business Analysis
29 136 (10.30%) Back Office
30 133 (10.08%) Python

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (2.35%) SharePoint
2 25 (1.89%) Oracle Coherence
3 14 (1.06%) WebLogic
4 10 (0.76%) WebSphere
5 8 (0.61%) GemFire
5 8 (0.61%) Tomcat
5 8 (0.61%) Apache
6 7 (0.53%) MQSeries
6 7 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (0.45%) JBoss
8 5 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (0.38%) Confluence
9 4 (0.30%) Mule
10 3 (0.23%) IIS
10 3 (0.23%) Node.js
11 2 (0.15%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.076%) MTS
12 1 (0.076%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.076%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 85 (6.44%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.59%) MS Office
3 12 (0.91%) Mathematica
4 8 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
4 8 (0.61%) MS Project
5 3 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.15%) FrameMaker
6 2 (0.15%) RoboHelp
6 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 58 (4.39%) thinkFolio
2 37 (2.80%) ION MarketView
3 20 (1.52%) LatentZero
4 14 (1.06%) SimCorp Dimension
5 13 (0.98%) Oracle General Ledger
5 13 (0.98%) Markit EDM
6 8 (0.61%) Towers Watson Igloo
6 8 (0.61%) RMDS
7 6 (0.45%) Endur
8 4 (0.30%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 4 (0.30%) Front Arena
8 4 (0.30%) LongView
9 3 (0.23%) HiPortfolio
9 3 (0.23%) Adaptiv
9 3 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.23%) Eagle PACE
10 2 (0.15%) Summit
10 2 (0.15%) Tesseract
10 2 (0.15%) Minerva
10 2 (0.15%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.89%) WAN
2 24 (1.82%) LAN
3 10 (0.76%) DNS
4 8 (0.61%) Multicast
5 6 (0.45%) Internet
5 6 (0.45%) VPN
6 5 (0.38%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.38%) VoIP
6 5 (0.38%) BGP
6 5 (0.38%) Firewall
6 5 (0.38%) Wireshark
6 5 (0.38%) NX-OS
6 5 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (0.38%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (0.38%) Junos
6 5 (0.38%) tcpdump
7 4 (0.30%) Network Security
7 4 (0.30%) Wireless
7 4 (0.30%) DHCP
7 4 (0.30%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 105 (7.95%) Relational Database
3 43 (3.26%) RDBMS
4 32 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 29 (2.20%) MySQL
6 21 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (1.29%) NoSQL
8 16 (1.21%) KDB
8 16 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (0.98%) MS Access
9 13 (0.98%) Oracle Database
9 13 (0.98%) Big Data
10 12 (0.91%) Informix
11 8 (0.61%) DB2
12 7 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (0.45%) Data Mart
14 5 (0.38%) OLAP
15 4 (0.30%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 39 (2.95%) Visual Studio
2 27 (2.05%) GCC
3 23 (1.74%) JIRA
3 23 (1.74%) GoogleTest
4 21 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (1.52%) FitNesse
5 20 (1.52%) SpecFlow
5 20 (1.52%) NUnit
6 19 (1.44%) Cucumber
7 17 (1.29%) Subversion
7 17 (1.29%) Maven
8 15 (1.14%) JUnit
9 13 (0.98%) Jenkins
10 9 (0.68%) Eclipse
10 9 (0.68%) TeamCity
11 8 (0.61%) Rhino Mocks
11 8 (0.61%) Moq
11 8 (0.61%) CppUnit
11 8 (0.61%) Selenium
12 6 (0.45%) Hudson
General
1 707 (53.56%) Finance
2 596 (45.15%) Front Office
3 433 (32.80%) Banking
4 320 (24.24%) Investment Banking
5 136 (10.30%) Back Office
6 74 (5.61%) Financial Institution
7 67 (5.08%) Retail
8 49 (3.71%) Retail Banking
9 31 (2.35%) Legal
10 14 (1.06%) French Language
11 9 (0.68%) Marketing
12 5 (0.38%) German Language
13 4 (0.30%) Automotive
13 4 (0.30%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.23%) Publishing
15 2 (0.15%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.15%) Billing
15 2 (0.15%) Wholesale Banking
15 2 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.15%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 508 (38.48%) Developer
2 461 (34.92%) Analyst
3 213 (16.14%) Applications Support
4 181 (13.71%) Support Analyst
5 173 (13.11%) Business Analyst
6 167 (12.65%) Java Developer
7 146 (11.06%) C# Developer
8 98 (7.42%) Applications Support Analyst
9 62 (4.70%) C++ Developer
10 48 (3.64%) Senior Developer
11 47 (3.56%) Senior Analyst
12 41 (3.11%) Project Manager
13 36 (2.73%) Consultant
14 31 (2.35%) Junior
15 29 (2.20%) Support Manager
15 29 (2.20%) Development Manager
16 24 (1.82%) Systems Analyst
17 23 (1.74%) .NET Developer
18 22 (1.67%) SQL Developer
19 21 (1.59%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (15.98%) .NET
2 146 (11.06%) FIX Protocol
3 124 (9.39%) WPF
4 102 (7.73%) WCF
5 88 (6.67%) XML
6 74 (5.61%) Spring
7 69 (5.23%) HTML
8 41 (3.11%) J2EE
8 41 (3.11%) HTML5
9 39 (2.95%) STL
10 37 (2.80%) Middleware
11 36 (2.73%) JMS
12 35 (2.65%) ASP.NET
13 32 (2.42%) WinForms
14 30 (2.27%) Hibernate
15 29 (2.20%) MFC
16 28 (2.12%) Web Services
17 26 (1.97%) TIBCO EMS
18 21 (1.59%) SOAP
19 20 (1.52%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 532 (40.30%) Derivative
2 494 (37.42%) Equities
3 468 (35.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 139 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 114 (8.64%) Hedge funds
6 88 (6.67%) Computer Science
7 82 (6.21%) Mathematics
8 81 (6.14%) Credit Derivative
9 74 (5.61%) Equity Derivative
10 53 (4.02%) Credit Risk
11 51 (3.86%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 43 (3.26%) Spread Betting
13 33 (2.50%) Market Risk
14 31 (2.35%) Management Information System
15 21 (1.59%) Reference Data
16 19 (1.44%) N-Tier
17 17 (1.29%) Physics
18 16 (1.21%) Client/Server
19 14 (1.06%) Eurex
20 13 (0.98%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 318 (24.09%) UNIX
2 252 (19.09%) Linux
3 231 (17.50%) Windows
4 22 (1.67%) Solaris
5 16 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (1.14%) SUSE
6 15 (1.14%) Debian
6 15 (1.14%) Ubuntu
7 13 (0.98%) Fedora
7 13 (0.98%) CentOS
8 9 (0.68%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.38%) Windows XP
9 5 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.23%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.15%) AIX
13 1 (0.076%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.076%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (16.82%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (16.14%) Multithreading
3 198 (15.00%) Asset Management
4 165 (12.50%) Investment Management
5 150 (11.36%) Low Latency
6 148 (11.21%) OO
7 137 (10.38%) Business Analysis
8 115 (8.71%) Project Management
9 102 (7.73%) Risk Management
10 100 (7.58%) Electronic Trading
11 95 (7.20%) TDD
12 80 (6.06%) Fund Management
13 74 (5.61%) Analytics
14 68 (5.15%) Portfolio Management
15 63 (4.77%) Scrum
16 58 (4.39%) Software Engineering
16 58 (4.39%) User Acceptance Testing
17 53 (4.02%) ITIL
18 48 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
19 44 (3.33%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 512 (38.79%) SQL
2 327 (24.77%) Java
3 326 (24.70%) C#
4 250 (18.94%) C++
5 133 (10.08%) Python
6 122 (9.24%) VBA
7 109 (8.26%) Perl
8 78 (5.91%) JavaScript
9 71 (5.38%) Shell Script
10 44 (3.33%) C
11 39 (2.95%) Bash Shell
12 29 (2.20%) Scala
13 28 (2.12%) T-SQL
14 21 (1.59%) MATLAB
15 20 (1.52%) PowerShell
16 17 (1.29%) Ruby
17 16 (1.21%) Korn
18 14 (1.06%) PL/SQL
19 12 (0.91%) R
20 10 (0.76%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 217 (16.44%) Degree
2 14 (1.06%) PhD
3 11 (0.83%) ISEB
4 6 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (0.38%) PMI Certification
5 5 (0.38%) CCNA
6 4 (0.30%) CFA
6 4 (0.30%) PMP
7 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.23%) MCSE
8 2 (0.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.15%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.076%) CCNP
9 1 (0.076%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (6.59%) QA
2 38 (2.88%) EMIR
3 33 (2.50%) Dodd-Frank
4 14 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (0.98%) MiFID
6 12 (0.91%) SLA
7 5 (0.38%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.30%) Solvency II
8 4 (0.30%) COREP
8 4 (0.30%) FINREP
9 3 (0.23%) CRD IV
9 3 (0.23%) UCITS
10 2 (0.15%) Basel III
10 2 (0.15%) FATCA
11 1 (0.076%) GAAP
11 1 (0.076%) IAS 39
11 1 (0.076%) IAS 32
11 1 (0.076%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (1.06%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.30%) Apache Flume
2 4 (0.30%) HDFS
2 4 (0.30%) Firmware
3 3 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.15%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 6 (0.45%) Nagios
1 6 (0.45%) Control-M
2 4 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.23%) Oozie
4 2 (0.15%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (0.15%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 185 (14.02%) Oracle
2 162 (12.27%) Microsoft
3 110 (8.33%) Sybase
4 78 (5.91%) Bloomberg
5 75 (5.68%) Charles River
6 59 (4.47%) TIBCO
7 45 (3.41%) ION Trading
8 41 (3.11%) Reuters
9 32 (2.42%) Fidessa
10 30 (2.27%) Murex
11 24 (1.82%) SimCorp
12 20 (1.52%) Tradeweb
12 20 (1.52%) Sophis
13 18 (1.36%) Red Hat
14 16 (1.21%) IBM
15 14 (1.06%) Patsystems
15 14 (1.06%) NYFIX
16 13 (0.98%) GL TRADE
17 12 (0.91%) DataSynapse
18 11 (0.83%) Informatica
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 per annum + Cash Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £85,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus (up to 30%) + £7k on call
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Salary is approx 45-55k base + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £400 - £900 per day
Posted: 4 days ago