The first table below looks at the demand for QuickFIX skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickFIX over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
QuickFIX
Rank 878 - 894
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QuickFIX 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% - 0.001%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.007% - 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £77,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45108 42824 48033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.74% 39.50% 40.89%
Number of salaries quoted 38296 37113 42461
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

QuickFIX
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QuickFIX within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

QuickFIX Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

QuickFIX
Salary Trend

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

QuickFIX Salary Trend in the UK

QuickFIX
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QuickFIX within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 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 - 3 £77,500 - 1
England - 3 £77,500 - 1
City of London - 2 £77,500 -

QuickFIX
Top 21 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing QuickFIX 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 QuickFIX.

1 3 (100.00%) JMS
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (100.00%) 29West
1 3 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Benchmarking
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) TIBCO
2 2 (66.67%) Rendezvous
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Equities
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Derivative
3 1 (33.33%) Electronic Trading

QuickFIX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing QuickFIX 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 QuickFIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Messaging Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) JMS
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (66.67%) Rendezvous
2 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (33.33%) Equities
1 1 (33.33%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Benchmarking
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) 29West
2 2 (66.67%) TIBCO
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + 20%-25% bonus
Posted: Yesterday