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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fixed Income
Rank 368 294 283
Rank change year-on-year
-74 -11
Permanent jobs citing Fixed Income 779 1028 1103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.68% 0.97% 0.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.81% 2.47% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 692 774 999
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,250 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.94% +8.33%

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
43150 41629 45171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.86% 39.28% 39.37%
Number of salaries quoted 33753 33761 37770
Average salary £46,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 2 October 2014 within the UK.

Fixed Income Salary Histogram in the UK

Fixed Income
Top 14 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 2 October 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
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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 -81 763 £70,000 - 89
London -48 748 £70,000 - 88
City of London -53 243 £71,250 +1.78% 50
Scotland -12 11 £57,500 -6.12%
West Midlands -14 10 £55,500 +23.33%
Birmingham -15 10 £55,500 +23.33%
Glasgow -10 8 £58,750 -4.08%
Edinburgh -13 2 - -
Cheshire -13 2 £30,000 -29.41%
North West -18 2 £30,000 -29.41%
Crewe -2 1 £30,000 -33.33%
South East -8 1 - - 3
Docklands, London -11 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 926 (56.84%) Finance
2 684 (41.99%) Front Office
3 664 (40.76%) SQL
4 617 (37.88%) Banking
5 554 (34.01%) Equities
6 546 (33.52%) Derivative
7 464 (28.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 453 (27.81%) C#
9 424 (26.03%) Investment Banking
10 423 (25.97%) Java
11 361 (22.16%) UNIX
12 347 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
13 294 (18.05%) .NET
14 279 (17.13%) C++
15 277 (17.00%) Asset Management
16 259 (15.90%) SQL Server
17 254 (15.59%) Multithreading
18 243 (14.92%) Degree
19 228 (14.00%) Linux
20 202 (12.40%) Windows
21 200 (12.28%) Oracle
22 194 (11.91%) Investment Management
23 184 (11.30%) OO
24 178 (10.93%) Low Latency
25 161 (9.88%) Electronic Trading
25 161 (9.88%) WPF
25 161 (9.88%) Python
26 157 (9.64%) Back Office
27 152 (9.33%) Project Management
28 151 (9.27%) Microsoft

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 47 (2.89%) Oracle Coherence
2 33 (2.03%) SharePoint
3 20 (1.23%) WebLogic
4 14 (0.86%) TIBCO EMS
5 13 (0.80%) Node.js
5 13 (0.80%) Confluence
6 12 (0.74%) GemFire
7 10 (0.61%) MQSeries
8 8 (0.49%) Oracle Service Bus
9 6 (0.37%) AquaLogic Service Bus
9 6 (0.37%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.37%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.31%) AquaLogic
10 5 (0.31%) Mule
10 5 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.25%) MTS
12 3 (0.18%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.18%) Lync
13 2 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (0.12%) CMS
Applications
1 77 (4.73%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.53%) MS Project
3 16 (0.98%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.86%) MS Office
5 12 (0.74%) S-PLUS
6 6 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.061%) Stata
8 1 (0.061%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.061%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 27 (1.66%) LatentZero
2 24 (1.47%) Sentinel
3 21 (1.29%) ION MarketView
4 15 (0.92%) Summit
5 13 (0.80%) Kondor+
6 12 (0.74%) Markit EDM
7 11 (0.68%) SimCorp Dimension
7 11 (0.68%) RMDS
8 6 (0.37%) Bloomberg TOMS
9 5 (0.31%) Towers Watson Igloo
9 5 (0.31%) Front Arena
10 4 (0.25%) Eagle PACE
11 3 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
11 3 (0.18%) LongView
11 3 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
12 2 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
12 2 (0.12%) MultiFonds
12 2 (0.12%) IntelliMatch
13 1 (0.061%) Oracle Receivables
13 1 (0.061%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (1.96%) Firewall
2 24 (1.47%) Multicast
3 20 (1.23%) TCP/IP
4 11 (0.68%) HTTP
5 10 (0.61%) WAN
6 8 (0.49%) BGP
7 7 (0.43%) LDAP
7 7 (0.43%) Internet
7 7 (0.43%) MPLS
7 7 (0.43%) OSPF
8 6 (0.37%) VoIP
8 6 (0.37%) IPv6
8 6 (0.37%) WAAS
9 4 (0.25%) VPN
9 4 (0.25%) DNS
9 4 (0.25%) LAN
10 3 (0.18%) Intranet
11 2 (0.12%) SAN
11 2 (0.12%) DHCP
11 2 (0.12%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (15.90%) SQL Server
2 147 (9.02%) Relational Database
3 79 (4.85%) RDBMS
4 53 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 36 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 31 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (1.53%) KDB
9 23 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
10 22 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
11 21 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 16 (0.98%) Big Data
12 16 (0.98%) OLAP
13 14 (0.86%) MySQL
14 11 (0.68%) DB2
15 9 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
15 9 (0.55%) Data Mining
15 9 (0.55%) Hadoop
16 8 (0.49%) MS Access
17 7 (0.43%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 44 (2.70%) JIRA
2 42 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 41 (2.52%) Subversion
4 36 (2.21%) Visual Studio
5 28 (1.72%) JUnit
5 28 (1.72%) Maven
6 20 (1.23%) QuickTest Pro
7 19 (1.17%) Visual Studio Team System
8 18 (1.10%) FitNesse
9 15 (0.92%) SpecFlow
10 13 (0.80%) GCC
11 12 (0.74%) Hudson
12 11 (0.68%) Selenium
12 11 (0.68%) Jenkins
13 10 (0.61%) Cucumber
14 9 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
14 9 (0.55%) ClearCase
14 9 (0.55%) Eclipse
15 8 (0.49%) NUnit
15 8 (0.49%) Git (software)
General
1 926 (56.84%) Finance
2 684 (41.99%) Front Office
3 617 (37.88%) Banking
4 424 (26.03%) Investment Banking
5 157 (9.64%) Back Office
6 89 (5.46%) Financial Institution
7 46 (2.82%) Retail
8 34 (2.09%) Legal
9 17 (1.04%) Telecoms
10 15 (0.92%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.31%) Marketing
11 5 (0.31%) Law
11 5 (0.31%) Advertising
12 4 (0.25%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.12%) French Language
13 2 (0.12%) German Language
13 2 (0.12%) Billing
13 2 (0.12%) Wholesale Banking
13 2 (0.12%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 773 (47.45%) Developer
2 536 (32.90%) Analyst
3 247 (15.16%) Business Analyst
4 244 (14.98%) Java Developer
5 226 (13.87%) C# Developer
6 144 (8.84%) Applications Support
7 127 (7.80%) Support Analyst
8 110 (6.75%) C++ Developer
9 92 (5.65%) Senior Developer
10 76 (4.67%) C# .NET Developer
11 73 (4.48%) Applications Support Analyst
12 65 (3.99%) Project Manager
13 58 (3.56%) WPF Developer
14 55 (3.38%) Senior Java Developer
15 53 (3.25%) Excel Developer
16 51 (3.13%) Programmer
17 48 (2.95%) Quantitative Developer
18 45 (2.76%) Junior
18 45 (2.76%) Senior Analyst
19 41 (2.52%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 294 (18.05%) .NET
2 161 (9.88%) WPF
3 107 (6.57%) WCF
4 90 (5.52%) XML
5 73 (4.48%) J2EE
6 69 (4.24%) Spring
7 62 (3.81%) HTML
8 53 (3.25%) ASP.NET
9 48 (2.95%) STL
10 47 (2.89%) JMS
11 45 (2.76%) WinForms
12 42 (2.58%) EJB
12 42 (2.58%) FIX Protocol
13 40 (2.46%) Hibernate
14 39 (2.39%) Middleware
15 38 (2.33%) Rendezvous
16 35 (2.15%) Java EE
17 34 (2.09%) ASP.NET MVC
18 32 (1.96%) Web Services
19 30 (1.84%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 554 (34.01%) Equities
2 546 (33.52%) Derivative
3 464 (28.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 135 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
5 133 (8.16%) Hedge funds
6 114 (7.00%) Mathematics
7 103 (6.32%) Computer Science
8 77 (4.73%) Equity Derivative
9 73 (4.48%) Market Risk
10 72 (4.42%) Credit Risk
10 72 (4.42%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 71 (4.36%) Credit Derivative
12 56 (3.44%) Reference Data
12 56 (3.44%) Physics
13 38 (2.33%) Grid Computing
14 33 (2.03%) Data Structures
15 31 (1.90%) Contract for Difference
15 31 (1.90%) Spread Betting
16 29 (1.78%) Management Information System
17 25 (1.53%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 361 (22.16%) UNIX
2 228 (14.00%) Linux
3 202 (12.40%) Windows
4 21 (1.29%) Solaris
5 9 (0.55%) Windows XP
6 8 (0.49%) Windows 7
7 7 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.25%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.12%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.12%) Android
11 1 (0.061%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
2 277 (17.00%) Asset Management
3 254 (15.59%) Multithreading
4 194 (11.91%) Investment Management
5 184 (11.30%) OO
6 178 (10.93%) Low Latency
7 161 (9.88%) Electronic Trading
8 152 (9.33%) Project Management
9 145 (8.90%) Business Analysis
10 143 (8.78%) Analytics
11 134 (8.23%) TDD
12 131 (8.04%) Fund Management
13 118 (7.24%) Risk Management
14 74 (4.54%) Mentoring
15 71 (4.36%) Software Engineering
16 69 (4.24%) Scrum
17 66 (4.05%) User Acceptance Testing
18 64 (3.93%) MVC
19 63 (3.87%) Waterfall
20 62 (3.81%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 664 (40.76%) SQL
2 453 (27.81%) C#
3 423 (25.97%) Java
4 279 (17.13%) C++
5 161 (9.88%) Python
6 138 (8.47%) VBA
6 138 (8.47%) Perl
7 90 (5.52%) JavaScript
8 78 (4.79%) C
9 53 (3.25%) T-SQL
10 44 (2.70%) Shell Script
11 37 (2.27%) Bash Shell
12 31 (1.90%) PL/SQL
13 29 (1.78%) Ruby
14 26 (1.60%) MATLAB
15 13 (0.80%) Groovy
15 13 (0.80%) Scala
15 13 (0.80%) VB
16 12 (0.74%) VC++
17 10 (0.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 243 (14.92%) Degree
2 24 (1.47%) ISEB
3 18 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (0.98%) PhD
5 11 (0.68%) CCNA
6 8 (0.49%) CFA
6 8 (0.49%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.12%) MBA
7 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.061%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.061%) ACCA
8 1 (0.061%) CISM
8 1 (0.061%) CIMA
8 1 (0.061%) CWNA
8 1 (0.061%) CWSP
8 1 (0.061%) CCDA
8 1 (0.061%) CCDP
8 1 (0.061%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (5.10%) QA
2 63 (3.87%) Dodd-Frank
3 61 (3.74%) EMIR
4 21 (1.29%) UCITS
5 14 (0.86%) FATCA
5 14 (0.86%) Basel III
6 12 (0.74%) Solvency II
7 11 (0.68%) MiFID
8 7 (0.43%) ISO 9001
9 6 (0.37%) SLA
9 6 (0.37%) COBIT
10 5 (0.31%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.18%) Basel II
11 3 (0.18%) CRD IV
11 3 (0.18%) COREP
12 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (0.74%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.43%) ClearTrust
3 4 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.12%) XenApp
4 2 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 32 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.43%) ITRS Geneos
3 6 (0.37%) Control-M
3 6 (0.37%) SCCM
4 4 (0.25%) Nagios
5 3 (0.18%) OpenView
5 3 (0.18%) OVSD
6 2 (0.12%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.061%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.061%) Netcool
7 1 (0.061%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.061%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 200 (12.28%) Oracle
2 151 (9.27%) Microsoft
3 120 (7.37%) Sybase
4 117 (7.18%) Bloomberg
5 76 (4.67%) Murex
6 74 (4.54%) thinkFolio
7 69 (4.24%) TIBCO
8 58 (3.56%) Calypso
9 56 (3.44%) Charles River
10 42 (2.58%) Reuters
11 41 (2.52%) ION Trading
11 41 (2.52%) DataSynapse
12 33 (2.03%) StatPro
13 26 (1.60%) SimCorp
14 24 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
15 23 (1.41%) webMethods
16 22 (1.35%) SunGard
17 20 (1.23%) HP
17 20 (1.23%) 29West
18 17 (1.04%) DevExpress
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35-40k + up to £10k Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £90000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + pension, bonus, negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £80000 per annum - 40% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-40,000 + up to £10k Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + uncapped bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago