The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ION Trading
Rank 775 761 816
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +55
Permanent jobs citing ION Trading 104 111 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.11% 0.056%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.22% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 91 85 58
Average salary £65,000 £80,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £105,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
50347 49474 52353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.77% 47.69% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 41483 39283 43776
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 January 2015 within the UK.

ION Trading Salary Histogram in the UK

ION Trading
Top 19 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 27 January 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 -5 104 £65,000 -18.75% 12
London +1 79 £70,000 -12.50% 8
South West - 16 £46,250 - 3
City of London -11 13 £67,500 -30.76% 2
Gloucestershire - 7 £47,500 - 1
Wiltshire - 5 £45,000 - 1
Swindon - 5 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands -9 4 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Worcestershire - 4 £45,000 - 1
Bristol - 4 £45,000 - 1
Cheltenham - 4 £45,000 - 1
Cirencester - 3 £47,500 -
Cambridge - 3 - -
Docklands, London - 3 - -
East of England - 3 - -
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
North West - 2 £40,000 -
Worcester - 2 £40,000 -
Manchester - 2 £40,000 -

ION Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 106 (53.00%) Finance
2 81 (40.50%) Banking
3 77 (38.50%) Front Office
4 75 (37.50%) ION MarketView
5 66 (33.00%) Fixed Income
6 65 (32.50%) SQL
7 57 (28.50%) Degree
8 50 (25.00%) UNIX
9 45 (22.50%) People Management
10 42 (21.00%) C#
11 41 (20.50%) PRINCE2
12 40 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 39 (19.50%) PMP
13 39 (19.50%) PMI Certification
13 39 (19.50%) Linux
14 38 (19.00%) Electronic Trading
15 37 (18.50%) Java
16 36 (18.00%) Investment Banking
17 35 (17.50%) Telecoms
18 34 (17.00%) Sybase
19 33 (16.50%) Multithreading
20 30 (15.00%) Derivative
21 29 (14.50%) Oracle
22 27 (13.50%) C++
22 27 (13.50%) Windows
23 26 (13.00%) TIBCO
23 26 (13.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 25 (12.50%) WPF
25 24 (12.00%) SQL Server
25 24 (12.00%) Python

ION Trading
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 3 (1.50%) IIS
1 3 (1.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (1.50%) SAS
2 2 (1.00%) JBoss
2 2 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (1.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (1.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.00%) SharePoint Foundation
3 1 (0.50%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.50%) S-PLUS
2 1 (0.50%) Mathematica
2 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 75 (37.50%) ION MarketView
2 22 (11.00%) RMDS
3 7 (3.50%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (3.50%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 6 (3.00%) Kondor+
5 1 (0.50%) Loan IQ
5 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.50%) SAP MII
5 1 (0.50%) Bloomberg TOMS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.50%) LAN
1 7 (3.50%) WAN
1 7 (3.50%) TCP/IP
1 7 (3.50%) SAN
1 7 (3.50%) Multicast
2 3 (1.50%) Internet
3 1 (0.50%) MGCP
3 1 (0.50%) H.323
3 1 (0.50%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.50%) HTTP
3 1 (0.50%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.50%) RDBMS
2 7 (3.50%) MySQL
2 7 (3.50%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.50%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.00%) KDB
5 2 (1.00%) OLAP
6 1 (0.50%) MS Access
6 1 (0.50%) DataStage
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.50%) Eclipse
1 3 (1.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (1.50%) LoadRunner
1 3 (1.50%) LabVIEW
1 3 (1.50%) Selenium
1 3 (1.50%) WebLOAD
1 3 (1.50%) JBehave
1 3 (1.50%) SpecFlow
1 3 (1.50%) JUnit
2 2 (1.00%) Ant
3 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.50%) Maven
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 106 (53.00%) Finance
2 81 (40.50%) Banking
3 77 (38.50%) Front Office
4 36 (18.00%) Investment Banking
5 35 (17.50%) Telecoms
6 9 (4.50%) Back Office
7 8 (4.00%) Financial Institution
8 7 (3.50%) Private Banking
9 6 (3.00%) Retail
10 4 (2.00%) Manufacturing
11 2 (1.00%) Marketing
12 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.50%) Law
12 1 (0.50%) Legal
12 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 68 (34.00%) Developer
2 38 (19.00%) Project Manager
3 37 (18.50%) C# Developer
4 34 (17.00%) Analyst
5 28 (14.00%) Support Analyst
6 26 (13.00%) Java Developer
7 25 (12.50%) Applications Support
8 17 (8.50%) Applications Support Analyst
9 13 (6.50%) WPF Developer
10 6 (3.00%) C++/Java Developer
10 6 (3.00%) Consultant
11 5 (2.50%) Support Engineer
11 5 (2.50%) Systems Support
12 4 (2.00%) Senior Developer
12 4 (2.00%) Tester
12 4 (2.00%) C# .NET Developer
13 3 (1.50%) QA Consultant
13 3 (1.50%) QA Leader
13 3 (1.50%) Lead Tester
13 3 (1.50%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (12.50%) WPF
2 18 (9.00%) .NET
3 15 (7.50%) FIX Protocol
4 12 (6.00%) Middleware
5 10 (5.00%) Rendezvous
6 8 (4.00%) XML
6 8 (4.00%) WCF
7 4 (2.00%) XSD
7 4 (2.00%) XSLT
7 4 (2.00%) HTML
7 4 (2.00%) JSP
8 3 (1.50%) JNI
8 3 (1.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (1.00%) Application Packaging
9 2 (1.00%) Ajax
9 2 (1.00%) Servlets
9 2 (1.00%) JMS
9 2 (1.00%) CSS
9 2 (1.00%) J2EE
10 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 66 (33.00%) Fixed Income
2 30 (15.00%) Derivative
3 26 (13.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 14 (7.00%) Credit Derivative
6 11 (5.50%) Mathematics
7 8 (4.00%) Equities
8 7 (3.50%) Grid Computing
8 7 (3.50%) Hedge funds
9 6 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (2.50%) Algorithms
10 5 (2.50%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.50%) Chemistry
11 3 (1.50%) Statistics
12 2 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (1.00%) Visualisation
12 2 (1.00%) Physics
12 2 (1.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 2 (1.00%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 50 (25.00%) UNIX
2 39 (19.50%) Linux
3 27 (13.50%) Windows
4 3 (1.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (22.50%) People Management
2 41 (20.50%) PRINCE2
3 38 (19.00%) Electronic Trading
4 33 (16.50%) Multithreading
5 20 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 16 (8.00%) ITIL
6 16 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (7.50%) Low Latency
8 14 (7.00%) TDD
9 13 (6.50%) OO
10 11 (5.50%) Algorithmic Trading
11 10 (5.00%) Asset Management
11 10 (5.00%) Mentoring
12 9 (4.50%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (4.00%) Line Management
13 8 (4.00%) OOP
14 7 (3.50%) Systems Analysis
14 7 (3.50%) High Availability
15 6 (3.00%) Release Management
15 6 (3.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (32.50%) SQL
2 42 (21.00%) C#
3 37 (18.50%) Java
4 27 (13.50%) C++
5 24 (12.00%) Python
6 16 (8.00%) Perl
7 12 (6.00%) Shell Script
8 10 (5.00%) C
9 4 (2.00%) R
9 4 (2.00%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.50%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.00%) PHP
11 2 (1.00%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.50%) XAML
12 1 (0.50%) Scala
12 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 57 (28.50%) Degree
2 40 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 39 (19.50%) PMP
3 39 (19.50%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.00%) ISEB
4 4 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.00%) PhD
6 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.00%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.00%) SCCM
3 1 (0.50%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.50%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 34 (17.00%) Sybase
2 29 (14.50%) Oracle
3 26 (13.00%) TIBCO
4 15 (7.50%) Bloomberg
4 15 (7.50%) Fidessa
5 14 (7.00%) Reuters
6 9 (4.50%) 29West
7 8 (4.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (3.50%) IBM
8 7 (3.50%) CQG
8 7 (3.50%) SunGard
8 7 (3.50%) HP
8 7 (3.50%) FFastFill
8 7 (3.50%) Patsystems
8 7 (3.50%) GL TRADE
9 6 (3.00%) Murex
10 4 (2.00%) DevExpress
10 4 (2.00%) Calypso
11 2 (1.00%) Tradeweb
11 2 (1.00%) Citrix
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheltenham
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 25 days ago
Worcestershire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 25 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 25 days ago