The table below looks at the statistics for FIXML skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FIXML over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Information Exchange Markup Language (FIXML)
Rank 891 864 880
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +16
Permanent jobs citing FIXML 11 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.011% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.025% 0.028% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 17
Average salary £45,000 £73,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.98% +22.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £62,250 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £80,000 £86,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
43211 42387 46827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.75% 39.73% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 36321 36827 41116
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

FIXML
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FIXML within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

FIXML Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FIXML
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FIXML within the UK.

FIXML Salary Trend in the UK

FIXML
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FIXML over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

FIXML Salary Histogram in the UK

FIXML
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FIXML within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Glasgow +5 9 £56,250 -
Scotland -8 9 £56,250 -
City of London +5 2 £31,500 -60.62% 3
England -25 2 £31,500 -57.28% 3
London -34 2 £31,500 -57.28% 3

FIXML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing FIXML 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 FIXML.

1 17 (89.47%) Finance
2 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) WebLogic
3 10 (52.63%) XML
3 10 (52.63%) UNIX
3 10 (52.63%) QA
4 9 (47.37%) JMS
4 9 (47.37%) QuickTest Pro
4 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
5 7 (36.84%) VBA
5 7 (36.84%) Automated Testing
6 4 (21.05%) FpML
6 4 (21.05%) JIRA
6 4 (21.05%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
7 3 (15.79%) Derivative
7 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.79%) Java
7 3 (15.79%) Linux
7 3 (15.79%) SWIFT
7 3 (15.79%) Straight-Through Processing
8 2 (10.53%) Test Planning
8 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
8 2 (10.53%) BDD
8 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (10.53%) JBehave
8 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
8 2 (10.53%) Python
8 2 (10.53%) Perl

FIXML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing FIXML 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 FIXML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (52.63%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) MQSeries
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Service Bus
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (21.05%) JIRA
3 2 (10.53%) Selenium
3 2 (10.53%) TestNG
3 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.53%) JBehave
3 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
3 2 (10.53%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) Maven
3 2 (10.53%) JUnit
4 1 (5.26%) ClearCase
General
1 17 (89.47%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
1 9 (47.37%) Test Engineer
1 9 (47.37%) Automation Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) QA Automation Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) QA Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Business Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Business Manager
4 2 (10.53%) QA Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) XML
2 9 (47.37%) JMS
3 4 (21.05%) FpML
3 4 (21.05%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (10.53%) HTML
5 1 (5.26%) J2EE
5 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Derivative
1 3 (15.79%) SWIFT
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) UNIX
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
2 7 (36.84%) Automated Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Straight-Through Processing
5 2 (10.53%) Test Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) BDD
5 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) ETL
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.26%) Data Mapping
6 1 (5.26%) Product Management
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
6 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) VBA
3 3 (15.79%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) Perl
4 2 (10.53%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) IIBA
1 1 (5.26%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) EMIR
2 1 (5.26%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
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Salary: £28000.00 - £33000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago