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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MarketAxess
Rank 878 856 897
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +41
Permanent jobs citing MarketAxess 9 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.016% 0.003%
As % of the Vendors category 0.017% 0.033% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 4
Average salary £53,750 £63,750 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.68% -12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,250 £54,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £83,500 £76,750
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
54141 50817 57512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.45% 47.80% 48.80%
Number of salaries quoted 42912 41607 48166
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -22 9 £53,750 -15.68% 1
England -28 9 £53,750 -15.68% 1
City of London -6 8 £50,000 -16.66% 1

MarketAxess
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 11 (68.75%) Fixed Income
2 10 (62.50%) Bloomberg
2 10 (62.50%) Tradeweb
3 9 (56.25%) Electronic Trading
3 9 (56.25%) Banking
3 9 (56.25%) Investment Banking
3 9 (56.25%) Java
3 9 (56.25%) Front Office
4 7 (43.75%) Fidessa
5 6 (37.50%) Linux
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (31.25%) TDD
6 5 (31.25%) Back Office
6 5 (31.25%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) Windows
6 5 (31.25%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (31.25%) Google
6 5 (31.25%) Derivative
6 5 (31.25%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (31.25%) Fund Management
6 5 (31.25%) jMock
6 5 (31.25%) KDB
6 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
6 5 (31.25%) Asset Management
6 5 (31.25%) Subversion
6 5 (31.25%) Spring
6 5 (31.25%) Hamcrest
6 5 (31.25%) OSGi

MarketAxess
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 2 (12.50%) LatentZero
2 1 (6.25%) RMDS
2 1 (6.25%) ION MarketView
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) KDB
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) jMock
1 5 (31.25%) Subversion
1 5 (31.25%) Hamcrest
1 5 (31.25%) Apache Ivy
General
1 9 (56.25%) Banking
1 9 (56.25%) Investment Banking
1 9 (56.25%) Front Office
2 5 (31.25%) Back Office
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Applications Support
3 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Junior
4 3 (18.75%) Junior Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Product Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) FIX Protocol
1 5 (31.25%) Spring
1 5 (31.25%) OSGi
2 4 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Fixed Income
2 5 (31.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (31.25%) Derivative
3 3 (18.75%) Equities
4 2 (12.50%) Hedge funds
4 2 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Electronic Trading
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
3 5 (31.25%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (31.25%) Fund Management
3 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
3 5 (31.25%) Asset Management
3 5 (31.25%) Low Latency
3 5 (31.25%) Line Management
4 4 (25.00%) Investment Management
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Straight-Through Processing
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Bloomberg
1 10 (62.50%) Tradeweb
2 7 (43.75%) Fidessa
3 5 (31.25%) Google
3 5 (31.25%) 29West
4 2 (12.50%) Charles River
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) Sybase
5 1 (6.25%) Reuters
5 1 (6.25%) ION Trading