The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Information Exchange Markup Language (FIXML)
Rank 896 862 886
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +24
Permanent jobs citing FIXML 8 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.012% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.018% 0.030% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 5
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45358 43204 48402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.00% 39.68% 41.04%
Number of salaries quoted 38576 37499 42868
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
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
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 23 July 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 -10 5 - -
Scotland -10 5 - -
London -34 3 £70,000 +7.69%
England -41 3 £70,000 +7.69%
City of London -7 2 - -

FIXML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 9 (75.00%) SQL
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (50.00%) XML
2 6 (50.00%) QA
3 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
3 5 (41.67%) UNIX
3 5 (41.67%) JMS
3 5 (41.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (41.67%) VBA
4 3 (25.00%) FpML
4 3 (25.00%) Derivative
5 2 (16.67%) JIRA
5 2 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (16.67%) Straight-Through Processing
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
6 1 (8.33%) Java
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (8.33%) .NET
6 1 (8.33%) J2EE
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (8.33%) ETL
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) MQSeries
6 1 (8.33%) ClearCase
6 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development

FIXML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 6 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) MQSeries
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) ClearCase
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Business Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Test Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) QA Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) QA Automation Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Business Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) JMS
3 3 (25.00%) FpML
4 2 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) .NET
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Derivative
2 1 (8.33%) SWIFT
2 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (16.67%) Straight-Through Processing
3 1 (8.33%) Product Management
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
3 1 (8.33%) Fund Management
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
3 1 (8.33%) ETL
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Process Management
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) VBA
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) IIBA
1 1 (8.33%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) EMIR
2 1 (8.33%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft