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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Information Exchange Markup Language (FIXML)
Rank 897 936 866
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -70
Permanent jobs citing FIXML 6 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.003% 0.013%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.014% 0.008% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 14
Average salary £42,500 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.61% +8.33%
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
41588 48588 45441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.53% 40.23% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 35399 40815 39560
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(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
England +31 3 £42,500 -34.61% 2
London +11 3 £42,500 -39.28% 2
Scotland - 3 - -
Glasgow - 3 - -
City of London +29 2 £42,500 -43.33% 2

FIXML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) UNIX
4 3 (42.86%) JMS
4 3 (42.86%) VBA
4 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
4 3 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 3 (42.86%) QA
4 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
5 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (28.57%) Derivative
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) FpML
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
6 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) Sybase
6 1 (14.29%) SAP
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 1 (14.29%) SAS
6 1 (14.29%) IBM
6 1 (14.29%) Informatica
6 1 (14.29%) OOP
6 1 (14.29%) Python

FIXML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) SAS
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) NServiceBus
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) DataStage
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) Spotfire
2 1 (14.29%) QlikView
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (14.29%) SAP HANA
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Test Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) QA Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) QA Automation Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) JMS
2 2 (28.57%) FpML
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) WPF
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (14.29%) MSMQ
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Derivative
2 1 (14.29%) Reference Data
2 1 (14.29%) Hedge funds
2 1 (14.29%) SWIFT
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (14.29%) Fixed Income
2 1 (14.29%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VBA
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) Basel III
2 1 (14.29%) EMIR
2 1 (14.29%) CRD IV
2 1 (14.29%) MiFID
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Sybase
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Informatica
1 1 (14.29%) TIBCO
1 1 (14.29%) Ab Initio
1 1 (14.29%) Greenplum
1 1 (14.29%) Tableau
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 11 days ago