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 11 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 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ION Trading
Rank 837 781 801
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +20
Permanent jobs citing ION Trading 59 88 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.081% 0.068%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 46 76 76
Average salary £67,500 £62,500 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,065 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54956 52396 56462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.11% 48.03% 48.09%
Number of salaries quoted 44288 43051 47751
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £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 11 July 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 11 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
England -45 59 £67,500 +8.00% 4
London -59 54 £77,500 +24.00% 2
City of London -3 32 £80,000 +28.00% 1
North West +7 3 £47,500 - 1
Cheshire - 2 £40,000 -
Birmingham +8 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Manchester +3 1 £47,500 - 1
West Midlands -1 1 £40,000 +6.66%
East of England -3 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Chester - 1 £47,500 -
Peterborough - 1 £32,500 -
Wilmslow - 1 £32,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £32,500 -

ION Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 81 (49.09%) Front Office
2 62 (37.58%) Java
3 57 (34.55%) Fixed Income
4 53 (32.12%) UNIX
5 51 (30.91%) SQL
6 47 (28.48%) Banking
7 44 (26.67%) Electronic Trading
7 44 (26.67%) Finance
8 42 (25.45%) Sybase
9 39 (23.64%) SQL Server
10 38 (23.03%) Multithreading
11 37 (22.42%) ION MarketView
12 34 (20.61%) Linux
13 32 (19.39%) KDB
14 31 (18.79%) Windows
15 30 (18.18%) Oracle
15 30 (18.18%) Investment Banking
16 28 (16.97%) C#
16 28 (16.97%) Bloomberg
17 27 (16.36%) Microsoft
18 25 (15.15%) Python
18 25 (15.15%) C++
19 23 (13.94%) Spring
19 23 (13.94%) Derivative
20 22 (13.33%) Degree
20 22 (13.33%) Perl
21 21 (12.73%) Risk Management
22 20 (12.12%) TDD
23 19 (11.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 19 (11.52%) Reuters

ION Trading
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (6.06%) TIBCO EMS
2 3 (1.82%) Apache
2 3 (1.82%) MTS
3 2 (1.21%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.21%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.21%) IIS
4 1 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.61%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 37 (22.42%) ION MarketView
2 14 (8.48%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 11 (6.67%) RMDS
4 10 (6.06%) Summit
4 10 (6.06%) 3000 Xtra
4 10 (6.06%) Front Arena
4 10 (6.06%) Eikon
5 7 (4.24%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 5 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.61%) SunGard GMI
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.61%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.61%) SunGard Martini
7 1 (0.61%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.61%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.88%) TCP/IP
1 13 (7.88%) Multicast
2 11 (6.67%) DNS
2 11 (6.67%) WAN
3 10 (6.06%) LAN
3 10 (6.06%) SSL
4 3 (1.82%) Firewall
5 2 (1.21%) HTTP
6 1 (0.61%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (23.64%) SQL Server
2 32 (19.39%) KDB
3 9 (5.45%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.82%) Big Data
4 3 (1.82%) MySQL
5 2 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.61%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 18 (10.91%) Mockito
1 18 (10.91%) JUnit
2 5 (3.03%) Ant
2 5 (3.03%) Maven
3 4 (2.42%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.21%) Subversion
5 1 (0.61%) JIRA
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.61%) Selenium
5 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.61%) Mocha
5 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.61%) Hudson
5 1 (0.61%) Jasmine
General
1 81 (49.09%) Front Office
2 47 (28.48%) Banking
3 44 (26.67%) Finance
4 30 (18.18%) Investment Banking
5 13 (7.88%) Back Office
6 10 (6.06%) Law
6 10 (6.06%) Publishing
7 9 (5.45%) Financial Institution
8 7 (4.24%) Spanish Language
9 3 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (36.36%) Developer
2 51 (30.91%) Analyst
3 41 (24.85%) Java Developer
4 40 (24.24%) Applications Support
5 39 (23.64%) Support Analyst
6 19 (11.52%) Applications Support Analyst
7 16 (9.70%) Business Analyst
8 13 (7.88%) C# Developer
9 12 (7.27%) Account Manager
10 11 (6.67%) Technical Account Manager
10 11 (6.67%) Technical Manager
11 9 (5.45%) Team Leader
12 7 (4.24%) Support Team Leader
12 7 (4.24%) WPF Developer
13 5 (3.03%) Business Support Analyst
13 5 (3.03%) Front Office Developer
14 3 (1.82%) Support Specialist
14 3 (1.82%) Database Developer
14 3 (1.82%) UNIX Team Leader
15 2 (1.21%) Real Time Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.94%) Spring
2 16 (9.70%) Rendezvous
2 16 (9.70%) Middleware
3 13 (7.88%) XML
4 12 (7.27%) .NET
5 7 (4.24%) FIX Protocol
5 7 (4.24%) WPF
6 5 (3.03%) Flash
7 4 (2.42%) Web Services
8 3 (1.82%) HTML
8 3 (1.82%) Classic ASP
8 3 (1.82%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.21%) Ajax
10 1 (0.61%) JSON
10 1 (0.61%) FpML
10 1 (0.61%) WinForms
10 1 (0.61%) CSS
10 1 (0.61%) XSLT
10 1 (0.61%) jQuery
10 1 (0.61%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 57 (34.55%) Fixed Income
2 23 (13.94%) Derivative
3 19 (11.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 14 (8.48%) Equities
4 14 (8.48%) Credit Derivative
5 6 (3.64%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.82%) Biotechnology
7 2 (1.21%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.61%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.61%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 53 (32.12%) UNIX
2 34 (20.61%) Linux
3 31 (18.79%) Windows
4 10 (6.06%) Solaris
5 7 (4.24%) Windows XP
6 5 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.61%) AIX
8 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.61%) SUSE
8 1 (0.61%) Debian
8 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.61%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (26.67%) Electronic Trading
2 38 (23.03%) Multithreading
3 21 (12.73%) Risk Management
4 20 (12.12%) TDD
5 18 (10.91%) Low Latency
5 18 (10.91%) Analytics
6 14 (8.48%) Algorithmic Trading
7 12 (7.27%) Service Delivery
8 11 (6.67%) ITIL
8 11 (6.67%) Data Analysis
9 10 (6.06%) Software Engineering
9 10 (6.06%) E-Commerce
9 10 (6.06%) RAD
10 9 (5.45%) OO
11 8 (4.85%) Business Analysis
12 7 (4.24%) Systems Analysis
13 6 (3.64%) OOP
13 6 (3.64%) User Acceptance Testing
14 5 (3.03%) System Testing
14 5 (3.03%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (37.58%) Java
2 51 (30.91%) SQL
3 28 (16.97%) C#
4 25 (15.15%) C++
4 25 (15.15%) Python
5 22 (13.33%) Perl
6 9 (5.45%) VB
7 8 (4.85%) Shell Script
7 8 (4.85%) T-SQL
8 7 (4.24%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.64%) JavaScript
10 4 (2.42%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.82%) VBScript
11 3 (1.82%) PHP
12 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.61%) XAML
12 1 (0.61%) AWK
Qualifications
1 22 (13.33%) Degree
2 3 (1.82%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.82%) CCNA
2 3 (1.82%) ISEB
2 3 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (1.82%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.61%) MCSE
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.64%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (1.82%) Control-M
3 1 (0.61%) Nagios
3 1 (0.61%) OpenView
3 1 (0.61%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.61%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.61%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 42 (25.45%) Sybase
2 30 (18.18%) Oracle
3 28 (16.97%) Bloomberg
4 27 (16.36%) Microsoft
5 19 (11.52%) SunGard
5 19 (11.52%) Reuters
6 18 (10.91%) TIBCO
7 12 (7.27%) Murex
8 10 (6.06%) Misys
9 8 (4.85%) Red Hat
10 7 (4.24%) Fidessa
10 7 (4.24%) GL TRADE
10 7 (4.24%) StreamBase
11 6 (3.64%) 29West
11 6 (3.64%) IBM
12 5 (3.03%) Tradeweb
13 4 (2.42%) SAP
14 3 (1.82%) JD Edwards
14 3 (1.82%) eSpeed
15 2 (1.21%) CQG
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