The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Spread Betting in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spread Betting over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spread Betting
Rank 874 878 878
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing Spread Betting 59 81 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.073% 0.089%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.18% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 50 63 91
Median salary £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £58,500 £43,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+34.48% -24.34%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
40670 45861 47205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.47% 41.52% 40.59%
Number of salaries quoted 33168 36356 37366
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Spread Betting
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Spread Betting as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Spread Betting Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Spread Betting
Salary Trend

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

Spread Betting Salary Trend in the UK

Spread Betting
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spread Betting over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 within the UK.

Spread Betting Salary Histogram in the UK

Spread Betting
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spread Betting within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +24 57 £65,000 +23.80% 16
London +34 56 £65,000 +23.80% 16
City of London +76 9 £65,000 +30.00% 3
East of England +12 1 £60,000 +46.34%
Hemel Hempstead +9 1 £60,000 +50.00%
Hertfordshire +9 1 £60,000 +46.34%

Spread Betting
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing Spread Betting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Spread Betting.

1 94 (66.67%) Finance
1 94 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (37.59%) Scrum
3 45 (31.91%) Degree
4 40 (28.37%) TDD
5 36 (25.53%) Windows
6 35 (24.82%) Java
7 34 (24.11%) OO
7 34 (24.11%) BDD
8 30 (21.28%) Computer Science
9 29 (20.57%) C#
10 28 (19.86%) Software Engineering
11 26 (18.44%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (17.02%) User Experience
13 22 (15.60%) DevOps
13 22 (15.60%) Apple iOS
14 21 (14.89%) Unit Testing
15 20 (14.18%) Games
15 20 (14.18%) Analytical Skills
16 19 (13.48%) SQL
16 19 (13.48%) Android
17 18 (12.77%) TCP/IP
17 18 (12.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 18 (12.77%) Android Development
17 18 (12.77%) MongoDB
18 17 (12.06%) Linux
18 17 (12.06%) Web Services
19 16 (11.35%) Derivative
20 15 (10.64%) iPad
20 15 (10.64%) REST

Spread Betting
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (7.09%) IIS
2 9 (6.38%) CMS
2 9 (6.38%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (3.55%) OpenStack
3 5 (3.55%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.84%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.71%) Apache
5 1 (0.71%) Confluence
5 1 (0.71%) Drupal
5 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.71%) Lightstreamer
5 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.71%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Adobe After Effects
1 2 (1.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (1.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.71%) InDesign
2 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.13%) PaaS
3 2 (1.42%) GitHub
4 1 (0.71%) Office 365
4 1 (0.71%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.77%) TCP/IP
2 13 (9.22%) BIG-IP
2 13 (9.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 13 (9.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 7 (4.96%) Firewall
4 4 (2.84%) DHCP
4 4 (2.84%) DNS
4 4 (2.84%) LAN
4 4 (2.84%) Network Security
4 4 (2.84%) SAN
4 4 (2.84%) Spanning Tree
4 4 (2.84%) VoIP
4 4 (2.84%) VPN
4 4 (2.84%) WAN
5 3 (2.13%) Internet
5 3 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.42%) HTTP
7 1 (0.71%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.71%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.77%) MongoDB
2 9 (6.38%) NoSQL
2 9 (6.38%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.67%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.84%) Aerospike
4 4 (2.84%) MySQL
4 4 (2.84%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.42%) OLTP
6 2 (1.42%) Redis
6 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (9.93%) Git (software)
2 13 (9.22%) FitNesse
3 12 (8.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 12 (8.51%) git-flow
3 12 (8.51%) Gradle
3 12 (8.51%) JUnit
4 10 (7.09%) JIRA
5 9 (6.38%) Xcode
6 8 (5.67%) Cucumber
6 8 (5.67%) VersionOne
7 6 (4.26%) TeamCity
8 5 (3.55%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.42%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.71%) NUnit
10 1 (0.71%) RSpec
General
1 94 (66.67%) Finance
2 20 (14.18%) Games
3 9 (6.38%) Back Office
4 8 (5.67%) Publishing
5 4 (2.84%) Front Office
6 3 (2.13%) Banking
6 3 (2.13%) Marketing
7 2 (1.42%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.42%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.71%) French Language
8 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (39.01%) Developer
2 27 (19.15%) Analyst
3 25 (17.73%) Senior Developer
4 16 (11.35%) Android Developer
5 15 (10.64%) iOS Developer
6 14 (9.93%) Senior DevOps
7 13 (9.22%) C# Developer
7 13 (9.22%) Java Developer
8 12 (8.51%) Product Owner
9 11 (7.80%) Administrator
9 11 (7.80%) DevOps Administrator
9 11 (7.80%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 11 (7.80%) Systems Administrator
9 11 (7.80%) Test Analyst
10 9 (6.38%) Architect
10 9 (6.38%) Business Analyst
10 9 (6.38%) Financial Analyst
10 9 (6.38%) Java Technical Architect
10 9 (6.38%) Technical Architect
10 9 (6.38%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.06%) Web Services
2 15 (10.64%) REST
3 14 (9.93%) .NET
4 13 (9.22%) HTML
4 13 (9.22%) RESTful
5 11 (7.80%) Middleware
6 10 (7.09%) CSS
6 10 (7.09%) WCF
7 9 (6.38%) ASP.NET
7 9 (6.38%) Backbone.js
7 9 (6.38%) Cocoa
7 9 (6.38%) HTML5
7 9 (6.38%) JMS
7 9 (6.38%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (5.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (5.67%) J2SE
8 8 (5.67%) JSON
9 7 (4.96%) Ajax
9 7 (4.96%) AngularJS
9 7 (4.96%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 30 (21.28%) Computer Science
2 24 (17.02%) User Experience
3 20 (14.18%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (12.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 16 (11.35%) Derivative
6 15 (10.64%) iPad
6 15 (10.64%) iPhone
7 13 (9.22%) Wiki
8 9 (6.38%) Data Structures
9 8 (5.67%) Data Centre
10 6 (4.26%) Blackberry
10 6 (4.26%) Contract for Difference
10 6 (4.26%) Mobile App
11 5 (3.55%) Market Risk
11 5 (3.55%) Mathematics
12 4 (2.84%) Algorithms
12 4 (2.84%) EqualLogic
12 4 (2.84%) Fintech
12 4 (2.84%) Private Cloud
13 3 (2.13%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 36 (25.53%) Windows
2 22 (15.60%) Apple iOS
3 19 (13.48%) Android
4 17 (12.06%) Linux
5 13 (9.22%) CentOS
5 13 (9.22%) Ubuntu
6 5 (3.55%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.84%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.13%) Unix
9 1 (0.71%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.71%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (37.59%) Scrum
3 40 (28.37%) TDD
4 34 (24.11%) BDD
4 34 (24.11%) OO
5 28 (19.86%) Software Engineering
6 26 (18.44%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (15.60%) DevOps
8 21 (14.89%) Unit Testing
9 18 (12.77%) Android Development
10 15 (10.64%) iOS Development
10 15 (10.64%) OOD
11 13 (9.22%) Continuous Delivery
11 13 (9.22%) OOP
11 13 (9.22%) Software Testing
12 12 (8.51%) Multithreading
13 11 (7.80%) Low Latency
14 10 (7.09%) Analytics
14 10 (7.09%) Front End Development
14 10 (7.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (24.82%) Java
2 29 (20.57%) C#
3 19 (13.48%) SQL
4 15 (10.64%) Objective-C
5 14 (9.93%) Bash Shell
5 14 (9.93%) PowerShell
6 9 (6.38%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.96%) Python
8 6 (4.26%) Apple Swift
9 4 (2.84%) F#
10 3 (2.13%) Perl
10 3 (2.13%) R
10 3 (2.13%) Ruby
11 2 (1.42%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.71%) C++
12 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (31.91%) Degree
2 12 (8.51%) ISEB
2 12 (8.51%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.38%) QA
2 3 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.42%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.71%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.84%) vSphere
3 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.71%) Squid
3 1 (0.71%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (3.55%) Nagios
2 4 (2.84%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (2.13%) Ansible
3 3 (2.13%) Nessus
3 3 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.13%) Puppet
3 3 (2.13%) Salt
4 1 (0.71%) Casper Suite
4 1 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (9.93%) F5
1 14 (9.93%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.09%) Apple
3 9 (6.38%) VMware
4 4 (2.84%) 3PAR
4 4 (2.84%) Avaya
4 4 (2.84%) CheckPoint
4 4 (2.84%) Cisco
4 4 (2.84%) Dell
4 4 (2.84%) HP
4 4 (2.84%) SolarWinds
5 3 (2.13%) Adobe
5 3 (2.13%) Fiorano
5 3 (2.13%) IBM
5 3 (2.13%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.13%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.42%) Solace
6 2 (1.42%) Tableau
7 1 (0.71%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.71%) Lumension
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