The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
QuickFIX
Rank 883 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QuickFIX 12 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.029% - -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Average salary £70,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41064 46438 44299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.47% 40.51% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 34963 38863 38665
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QuickFIX over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 within the UK.

QuickFIX Salary Histogram 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 31 March 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
London - 12 £70,000 -
England - 12 £70,000 -
City of London - 9 £70,000 -

QuickFIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
2 16 (94.12%) SQL
3 12 (70.59%) Finance
4 11 (64.71%) JUnit
4 11 (64.71%) Python
4 11 (64.71%) Spring
4 11 (64.71%) Test Automation
5 9 (52.94%) Build Automation
5 9 (52.94%) Degree
5 9 (52.94%) Configuration Management
6 8 (47.06%) Investment Management
7 6 (35.29%) DevOps
8 5 (29.41%) Middleware
8 5 (29.41%) Perl
8 5 (29.41%) Pair Programming
8 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
8 5 (29.41%) Maven
8 5 (29.41%) Ruby
8 5 (29.41%) Subversion
8 5 (29.41%) Groovy
8 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
8 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
8 5 (29.41%) Electronic Trading
9 4 (23.53%) 29West
9 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (17.65%) QA
11 2 (11.76%) TDD
12 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (5.88%) Jenkins

QuickFIX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) JUnit
2 5 (29.41%) Subversion
2 5 (29.41%) Maven
2 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Test Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Tester
3 6 (35.29%) Automation Tester
4 5 (29.41%) Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Testing Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
2 11 (64.71%) Spring
3 5 (29.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.88%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Test Automation
2 9 (52.94%) Build Automation
2 9 (52.94%) Configuration Management
3 8 (47.06%) Investment Management
4 6 (35.29%) DevOps
5 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Electronic Trading
5 5 (29.41%) Pair Programming
6 2 (11.76%) TDD
7 1 (5.88%) Algorithmic Trading
7 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (94.12%) SQL
3 11 (64.71%) Python
4 5 (29.41%) Ruby
4 5 (29.41%) Groovy
4 5 (29.41%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) 29West
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle