The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of MarketAxess 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 MarketAxess over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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 MarketAxess.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MarketAxess
Rank 888 880 882
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing MarketAxess 9 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.009% 0.003%
As % of the Vendors category 0.017% 0.019% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 3
Average salary £70,000 £100,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +81.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £100,000 £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £100,000 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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
53677 52238 54362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.93% 47.71% 47.07%
Number of salaries quoted 43991 41767 45784
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MarketAxess
Jobs Demand Trend

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

MarketAxess Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MarketAxess
Salary Trend

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

MarketAxess Salary Trend in the UK

MarketAxess
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MarketAxess over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 within the UK.

MarketAxess Salary Histogram in the UK

MarketAxess
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MarketAxess within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 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
(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
London +23 9 £70,000 -30.00%
England -3 9 £70,000 -30.00%
City of London +31 3 £67,500 -

MarketAxess
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing MarketAxess 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 MarketAxess.

1 15 (83.33%) FIX Protocol
2 13 (72.22%) Banking
3 11 (61.11%) Investment Banking
3 11 (61.11%) Finance
3 11 (61.11%) Front Office
4 9 (50.00%) Bloomberg
4 9 (50.00%) Tradeweb
5 8 (44.44%) Java
6 7 (38.89%) SQL
6 7 (38.89%) Electronic Trading
6 7 (38.89%) UNIX
6 7 (38.89%) Fixed Income
7 6 (33.33%) OSGi
7 6 (33.33%) Subversion
7 6 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (33.33%) Low Latency
7 6 (33.33%) Spring
7 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (27.78%) TDD
8 5 (27.78%) KDB
8 5 (27.78%) ITIL
8 5 (27.78%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (27.78%) 29West
8 5 (27.78%) Fidessa
8 5 (27.78%) SOAP
8 5 (27.78%) XML
8 5 (27.78%) Windows
8 5 (27.78%) Linux
8 5 (27.78%) Google
8 5 (27.78%) Multithreading

MarketAxess
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing MarketAxess 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 MarketAxess. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) LatentZero
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) KDB
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Subversion
2 5 (27.78%) jMock
2 5 (27.78%) Hamcrest
2 5 (27.78%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 13 (72.22%) Banking
2 11 (61.11%) Investment Banking
2 11 (61.11%) Front Office
2 11 (61.11%) Finance
3 4 (22.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
1 6 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Applications Support
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Support Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Production Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Junior Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Junior
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (33.33%) OSGi
2 6 (33.33%) Spring
3 5 (27.78%) SOAP
3 5 (27.78%) XML
4 2 (11.11%) JMS
4 2 (11.11%) Middleware
5 1 (5.56%) Java SE
5 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Fixed Income
2 6 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (16.67%) Derivative
4 2 (11.11%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (5.56%) Hedge funds
5 1 (5.56%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) UNIX
2 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Electronic Trading
2 6 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) TDD
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (27.78%) Multithreading
4 4 (22.22%) Fund Management
4 4 (22.22%) Line Management
4 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
5 2 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) OOD
5 2 (11.11%) B2C
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.56%) Investment Management
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Bloomberg
1 9 (50.00%) Tradeweb
2 5 (27.78%) 29West
2 5 (27.78%) Google
2 5 (27.78%) Fidessa
3 2 (11.11%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.56%) Reuters
4 1 (5.56%) Charles River