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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Information Exchange Markup Language (FIXML)
Rank 892 874 898
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +24
Permanent jobs citing FIXML 9 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.012% 0.003%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.020% 0.030% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 3
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
45374 42969 48068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.80% 39.52% 40.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38534 37236 42507
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 £61,500
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
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 30 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
(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
Scotland -4 6 - - 1
Glasgow -12 6 - - 1
England -31 3 £70,000 +7.69%
London -55 3 £70,000 +7.69%
City of London -12 2 - -

FIXML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) WebLogic
3 7 (58.33%) QA
4 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (50.00%) XML
4 6 (50.00%) UNIX
4 6 (50.00%) VBA
4 6 (50.00%) JMS
4 6 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (50.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (25.00%) FpML
5 3 (25.00%) Derivative
6 2 (16.67%) JIRA
6 2 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (16.67%) Straight-Through Processing
6 2 (16.67%) HTML
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Process Management
7 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (8.33%) Workflow
7 1 (8.33%) Java
7 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (8.33%) Project Management
7 1 (8.33%) J2EE
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle
7 1 (8.33%) MQSeries

FIXML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 7 (58.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) MQSeries
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) ClearCase
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Business Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) XML
1 6 (50.00%) JMS
2 3 (25.00%) FpML
3 2 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Derivative
2 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (8.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Straight-Through Processing
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Process Management
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
3 1 (8.33%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) VBA
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) IIBA
1 1 (8.33%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) EMIR
2 1 (8.33%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
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