The table below looks at the statistics for the Market Data Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Market Data Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Data Engineer
Rank 861 880 847
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Market Data Engineer 19 9 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.009% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.009% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 23
Average salary £70,000 £77,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £70,000 £68,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99988 98266 105499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.82% 94.55% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83279 79377 90596
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Market Data Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Market Data Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Market Data Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Market Data Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Market Data Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Market Data Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Market Data Engineer over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 within the UK.

Market Data Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Market Data Engineer
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Market Data Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
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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
London +17 19 £70,000 -9.67%
England +10 19 £70,000 -9.67%
City of London - 7 £70,000 -

Market Data Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Market Data Engineer in their job title 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 with Market Data Engineer in their job title.

1 38 (65.52%) Perl
1 38 (65.52%) Linux
2 33 (56.90%) Reuters
3 31 (53.45%) Finance
4 27 (46.55%) Python
5 26 (44.83%) UNIX
5 26 (44.83%) Bash Shell
6 24 (41.38%) Bloomberg
7 23 (39.66%) Red Hat
7 23 (39.66%) Multicast
8 22 (37.93%) Project Management
9 19 (32.76%) SQL
10 18 (31.03%) ITRS Geneos
10 18 (31.03%) Puppet
11 17 (29.31%) CentOS
12 15 (25.86%) RMDS
13 14 (24.14%) Hedge funds
14 13 (22.41%) C++
15 12 (20.69%) Java
16 11 (18.97%) Korn
17 10 (17.24%) WAN
17 10 (17.24%) Firewall
18 9 (15.52%) Banking
18 9 (15.52%) Disaster Recovery
18 9 (15.52%) CheckPoint
18 9 (15.52%) TIBCO
18 9 (15.52%) Cisco
18 9 (15.52%) Time Management
19 8 (13.79%) QA
19 8 (13.79%) Analytics

Market Data Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Market Data Engineer in their job title 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 with Market Data Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.90%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 15 (25.86%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (39.66%) Multicast
2 10 (17.24%) Firewall
2 10 (17.24%) WAN
3 8 (13.79%) FTP
3 8 (13.79%) HTTP
3 8 (13.79%) LAN
3 8 (13.79%) HTTPS
4 7 (12.07%) TACACS
4 7 (12.07%) Wireless
4 7 (12.07%) Network Security
4 7 (12.07%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (12.07%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (12.07%) VoIP
4 7 (12.07%) WLAN
5 6 (10.34%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.90%) SNMP
7 1 (1.72%) DNS
7 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) Data Mining
General
1 31 (53.45%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Banking
3 8 (13.79%) Investment Banking
4 6 (10.34%) Legal
5 5 (8.62%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.45%) Front Office
6 2 (3.45%) Marketing
7 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) Rendezvous
2 1 (1.72%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Hedge funds
2 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Equities
4 1 (1.72%) Derivative
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 38 (65.52%) Linux
2 26 (44.83%) UNIX
3 17 (29.31%) CentOS
4 5 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.17%) Windows
6 1 (1.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) Project Management
2 9 (15.52%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (15.52%) Time Management
3 8 (13.79%) Data Management
3 8 (13.79%) Analytics
4 7 (12.07%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (12.07%) Line Management
5 4 (6.90%) Systematic Trading
5 4 (6.90%) Electronic Trading
5 4 (6.90%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.17%) Low Latency
7 2 (3.45%) Data Architecture
7 2 (3.45%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (1.72%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.72%) Fund Management
8 1 (1.72%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 38 (65.52%) Perl
2 27 (46.55%) Python
3 26 (44.83%) Bash Shell
4 19 (32.76%) SQL
5 13 (22.41%) C++
6 12 (20.69%) Java
7 11 (18.97%) Korn
8 8 (13.79%) C
9 7 (12.07%) Shell Script
10 4 (6.90%) AWK
10 4 (6.90%) C#
11 2 (3.45%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.17%) CCNP
3 1 (1.72%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (31.03%) Puppet
1 18 (31.03%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 33 (56.90%) Reuters
2 24 (41.38%) Bloomberg
3 23 (39.66%) Red Hat
4 9 (15.52%) CheckPoint
4 9 (15.52%) TIBCO
4 9 (15.52%) Cisco
5 7 (12.07%) Nokia
6 2 (3.45%) Avaya
6 2 (3.45%) Juniper
6 2 (3.45%) BT
6 2 (3.45%) Polycom
6 2 (3.45%) Aruba
7 1 (1.72%) Microsoft