The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of ION Trading products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ION Trading over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within ION Trading.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ION Trading
Rank 825 758 821
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +63
Permanent jobs citing ION Trading 56 112 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.10% 0.063%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.21% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 43 92 69
Average salary £67,500 £56,250 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,426 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £90,000 £84,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54998 52169 56830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.23% 48.12% 48.38%
Number of salaries quoted 44076 42630 47908
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ION Trading
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ION Trading within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

ION Trading Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ION Trading
Salary Trend

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

ION Trading Salary Trend in the UK

ION Trading
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ION Trading over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 within the UK.

ION Trading Salary Histogram in the UK

ION Trading
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ION Trading within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 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
England -115 56 £67,500 +20.00% 8
London -76 49 £70,125 +16.87% 6
City of London -18 28 £80,000 +60.00% 5
North West +2 3 £47,500 -
Birmingham +12 2 £41,250 +10.00%
West Midlands +5 2 £41,250 +10.00%
South East -12 2 £66,250 +59.63% 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £66,250 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £66,250 -
Cheshire - 2 £40,000 -
Manchester 0 1 £47,500 -
Chester - 1 £47,500 -
Wilmslow - 1 £32,500 -

ION Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ION Trading 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 ION Trading.

1 68 (47.55%) Front Office
2 49 (34.27%) Fixed Income
3 47 (32.87%) Java
4 45 (31.47%) SQL
5 44 (30.77%) Banking
6 42 (29.37%) SQL Server
7 41 (28.67%) Sybase
7 41 (28.67%) UNIX
8 37 (25.87%) Finance
8 37 (25.87%) Multithreading
9 36 (25.17%) Electronic Trading
10 33 (23.08%) ION MarketView
11 30 (20.98%) Linux
11 30 (20.98%) Investment Banking
11 30 (20.98%) KDB
12 28 (19.58%) C#
13 27 (18.88%) C++
13 27 (18.88%) Microsoft
14 24 (16.78%) Oracle
15 23 (16.08%) Windows
15 23 (16.08%) Python
15 23 (16.08%) Degree
16 22 (15.38%) TDD
17 20 (13.99%) Spring
17 20 (13.99%) TIBCO
17 20 (13.99%) Bloomberg
18 19 (13.29%) Perl
19 18 (12.59%) JUnit
19 18 (12.59%) Rendezvous
19 18 (12.59%) Mockito

ION Trading
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ION Trading 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 ION Trading. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (6.99%) TIBCO EMS
2 3 (2.10%) MTS
3 2 (1.40%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.40%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.40%) Apache
3 2 (1.40%) IIS
4 1 (0.70%) CMS
4 1 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (6.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 33 (23.08%) ION MarketView
2 14 (9.79%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 13 (9.09%) RMDS
4 10 (6.99%) Summit
4 10 (6.99%) Front Arena
4 10 (6.99%) Eikon
4 10 (6.99%) 3000 Xtra
5 5 (3.50%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (2.10%) Rolfe and Nolan
7 1 (0.70%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.70%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.70%) SunGard Martini
7 1 (0.70%) SunGard GMI
7 1 (0.70%) LatentZero
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.09%) Multicast
2 10 (6.99%) LAN
2 10 (6.99%) WAN
2 10 (6.99%) TCP/IP
2 10 (6.99%) DNS
2 10 (6.99%) SSL
3 4 (2.80%) HTTP
4 3 (2.10%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (29.37%) SQL Server
2 30 (20.98%) KDB
3 7 (4.90%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.10%) MySQL
4 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.10%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.10%) Big Data
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.70%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 18 (12.59%) JUnit
1 18 (12.59%) Mockito
2 6 (4.20%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.10%) Mocha
3 3 (2.10%) Jasmine
4 2 (1.40%) Maven
4 2 (1.40%) Subversion
4 2 (1.40%) Ant
5 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.70%) Hudson
5 1 (0.70%) JIRA
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.70%) Selenium
General
1 68 (47.55%) Front Office
2 44 (30.77%) Banking
3 37 (25.87%) Finance
4 30 (20.98%) Investment Banking
5 10 (6.99%) Law
5 10 (6.99%) Publishing
5 10 (6.99%) Back Office
6 7 (4.90%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.10%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (38.46%) Developer
2 41 (28.67%) Analyst
3 37 (25.87%) Java Developer
4 33 (23.08%) Support Analyst
5 32 (22.38%) Applications Support
6 18 (12.59%) Applications Support Analyst
7 13 (9.09%) C# Developer
8 12 (8.39%) Business Analyst
8 12 (8.39%) Account Manager
9 11 (7.69%) Technical Manager
9 11 (7.69%) Technical Account Manager
10 7 (4.90%) WPF Developer
11 5 (3.50%) Business Support Analyst
12 4 (2.80%) Front-End Developer
13 3 (2.10%) Database Developer
13 3 (2.10%) Senior Developer
13 3 (2.10%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 3 (2.10%) UI Developer
13 3 (2.10%) Senior UI Developer
13 3 (2.10%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.99%) Spring
2 18 (12.59%) Rendezvous
3 16 (11.19%) Middleware
4 12 (8.39%) XML
5 11 (7.69%) .NET
6 7 (4.90%) FIX Protocol
6 7 (4.90%) WPF
7 6 (4.20%) Web Services
8 4 (2.80%) Ajax
8 4 (2.80%) HTML
9 3 (2.10%) Classic ASP
9 3 (2.10%) ASP.NET
9 3 (2.10%) Backbone.js
9 3 (2.10%) Ember.js
9 3 (2.10%) AngularJS
9 3 (2.10%) D3.js
9 3 (2.10%) JSON
10 1 (0.70%) XSLT
10 1 (0.70%) CSS
10 1 (0.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 49 (34.27%) Fixed Income
2 17 (11.89%) Derivative
3 16 (11.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 14 (9.79%) Equities
5 11 (7.69%) Credit Derivative
6 6 (4.20%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.10%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.10%) Biotechnology
8 2 (1.40%) Statistics
9 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 41 (28.67%) UNIX
2 30 (20.98%) Linux
3 23 (16.08%) Windows
4 8 (5.59%) Solaris
5 2 (1.40%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (25.87%) Multithreading
2 36 (25.17%) Electronic Trading
3 22 (15.38%) TDD
4 18 (12.59%) Analytics
5 17 (11.89%) Low Latency
6 13 (9.09%) ITIL
7 12 (8.39%) Service Delivery
7 12 (8.39%) Software Engineering
7 12 (8.39%) Algorithmic Trading
8 11 (7.69%) Data Analysis
8 11 (7.69%) Risk Management
8 11 (7.69%) OO
9 7 (4.90%) RAD
9 7 (4.90%) E-Commerce
9 7 (4.90%) Business Analysis
10 6 (4.20%) OOP
11 5 (3.50%) System Testing
11 5 (3.50%) Incident Management
11 5 (3.50%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (2.80%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 47 (32.87%) Java
2 45 (31.47%) SQL
3 28 (19.58%) C#
4 27 (18.88%) C++
5 23 (16.08%) Python
6 19 (13.29%) Perl
7 10 (6.99%) JavaScript
8 9 (6.29%) Shell Script
8 9 (6.29%) VB
9 8 (5.59%) T-SQL
10 7 (4.90%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.10%) VBScript
11 3 (2.10%) PHP
12 2 (1.40%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 23 (16.08%) Degree
2 3 (2.10%) ISEB
2 3 (2.10%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.10%) ISTQB
2 3 (2.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.70%) MCSE
4 1 (0.70%) CCNA
4 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (3.50%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.70%) Control-M
2 1 (0.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 41 (28.67%) Sybase
2 27 (18.88%) Microsoft
3 24 (16.78%) Oracle
4 20 (13.99%) TIBCO
4 20 (13.99%) Bloomberg
5 15 (10.49%) SunGard
6 13 (9.09%) Murex
7 12 (8.39%) Reuters
8 10 (6.99%) Misys
9 6 (4.20%) 29West
10 5 (3.50%) IBM
11 4 (2.80%) Tradeweb
11 4 (2.80%) SAP
12 3 (2.10%) Red Hat
12 3 (2.10%) JD Edwards
12 3 (2.10%) eSpeed
13 2 (1.40%) GL TRADE
13 2 (1.40%) Infor
13 2 (1.40%) Fidessa
14 1 (0.70%) Business Objects
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Intapeople
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Bank of America
Posted: 7 days ago
London
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