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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Information Exchange Markup Language (FIXML)
Rank 876 928 876
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -52
Permanent jobs citing FIXML 13 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.032% 0.011% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 7
Average salary £55,000 £70,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,000 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £74,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary - £37,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
- -42.30%

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
40191 46930 43105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.80% 39.95% 40.43%
Number of salaries quoted 34376 40132 37445
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 2 June 2015 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 2 June 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
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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 - 8 - - 1
Scotland - 8 - - 1
England +42 5 £55,000 -21.42%
London +42 5 £55,000 -24.13%
City of London +60 4 £55,000 -26.66%

FIXML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 13 (86.67%) Finance
3 9 (60.00%) UNIX
4 8 (53.33%) JMS
4 8 (53.33%) VBA
4 8 (53.33%) WebLogic
4 8 (53.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 8 (53.33%) Automated Testing
4 8 (53.33%) QA
4 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
5 5 (33.33%) Derivative
5 5 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (13.33%) TDD
7 2 (13.33%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (13.33%) Fixed Income
7 2 (13.33%) Equities
7 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) WCF
7 2 (13.33%) WPF
7 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
7 2 (13.33%) .NET
7 2 (13.33%) OOP
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
7 2 (13.33%) XML
7 2 (13.33%) Back Office

FIXML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 8 (53.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (13.33%) NServiceBus
3 1 (6.67%) SAS
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data
3 1 (6.67%) SAP HANA
3 1 (6.67%) Spotfire
3 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) DataStage
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Back Office
3 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) QA Engineer
1 8 (53.33%) Test Engineer
1 8 (53.33%) QA Automation Engineer
1 8 (53.33%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) JMS
2 5 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (13.33%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (13.33%) WCF
3 2 (13.33%) WPF
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) XML
3 2 (13.33%) MSMQ
3 2 (13.33%) Middleware
3 2 (13.33%) FpML
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Derivative
2 2 (13.33%) Fixed Income
2 2 (13.33%) Equities
2 2 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (13.33%) SWIFT
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Reference Data
3 1 (6.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Automated Testing
1 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) TDD
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) OOP
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
3 2 (13.33%) Investment Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Mapping
4 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Business Development
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Information Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) VBA
3 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (13.33%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) EMIR
2 1 (6.67%) CRD IV
2 1 (6.67%) Basel III
2 1 (6.67%) MiFID
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Tableau
1 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
1 1 (6.67%) IBM
1 1 (6.67%) Informatica
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) Sybase
1 1 (6.67%) SAP
1 1 (6.67%) Greenplum
1 1 (6.67%) Ab Initio
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 6 days ago