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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spread Betting over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spread Betting
Rank 816 817 787
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -30
Permanent jobs citing Spread Betting 84 116 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.096% 0.092%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 64 103 85
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £55,000 -
% change year-on-year
-23.63% -

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
44239 47920 43507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.90% 39.81% 40.07%
Number of salaries quoted 35130 38090 35326
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,569 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,523
% change year-on-year
- +1.20%

Spread Betting
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Spread Betting within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 June 2015 within the UK.

Spread Betting Salary Histogram in the UK

Spread Betting
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spread Betting within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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
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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
England +28 84 £52,500 -4.54% 11
London +1 73 £52,500 -4.54% 9
Hertfordshire - 9 £40,000 - 2
East of England - 9 £40,000 - 2
Hemel Hempstead - 7 £40,000 -
City of London +19 6 £50,000 +33.33% 8
South West -12 1 £55,000 +83.33%
Tyne and Wear - 1 £55,000 -
North East - 1 £55,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £55,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £55,000 -
Swindon - 1 £55,000 -

Spread Betting
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Spread Betting 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 Spread Betting.

1 102 (55.43%) Finance
2 69 (37.50%) Derivative
3 67 (36.41%) .NET
4 66 (35.87%) C#
5 57 (30.98%) WPF
6 56 (30.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 54 (29.35%) WCF
8 53 (28.80%) Microsoft
9 51 (27.72%) Degree
10 50 (27.17%) Banking
10 50 (27.17%) Retail
11 48 (26.09%) Investment Banking
12 47 (25.54%) Fixed Income
13 46 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
14 43 (23.37%) Retail Banking
15 41 (22.28%) Multithreading
15 41 (22.28%) Front Office
16 39 (21.20%) HTML
17 36 (19.57%) Java
17 36 (19.57%) SQL
18 34 (18.48%) Equities
19 32 (17.39%) JavaScript
20 31 (16.85%) Low Latency
21 27 (14.67%) C++
22 26 (14.13%) CSS
22 26 (14.13%) Contract for Difference
23 24 (13.04%) HTML5
24 23 (12.50%) TDD
24 23 (12.50%) Windows
25 20 (10.87%) Spring

Spread Betting
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Spread Betting 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 Spread Betting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (6.52%) CMS
2 9 (4.89%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.09%) Lightstreamer
4 2 (1.09%) Lync
4 2 (1.09%) IIS
4 2 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.54%) Sitefinity
5 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.54%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (5.98%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.09%) MS Office
3 2 (1.09%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.26%) TCP/IP
1 6 (3.26%) DNS
1 6 (3.26%) DHCP
2 5 (2.72%) Network Security
2 5 (2.72%) Unified Communications
3 3 (1.63%) SAN
4 2 (1.09%) HTTP
4 2 (1.09%) VoIP
4 2 (1.09%) Firewall
5 1 (0.54%) Intranet
5 1 (0.54%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.80%) MySQL
3 6 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.63%) Jackrabbit
5 3 (1.63%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.63%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.09%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.09%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.09%) Redis
6 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (5.43%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.26%) Axure RP
2 6 (3.26%) Subversion
3 5 (2.72%) Maven
3 5 (2.72%) Mockito
4 4 (2.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 4 (2.17%) JIRA
4 4 (2.17%) Xcode
5 3 (1.63%) Moq
5 3 (1.63%) Selenium
5 3 (1.63%) JUnit
5 3 (1.63%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.09%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.09%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.09%) Android Studio
6 2 (1.09%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.54%) Grunt
7 1 (0.54%) CruiseControl
General
1 102 (55.43%) Finance
2 50 (27.17%) Banking
2 50 (27.17%) Retail
3 48 (26.09%) Investment Banking
4 43 (23.37%) Retail Banking
5 41 (22.28%) Front Office
6 12 (6.52%) Back Office
6 12 (6.52%) Marketing
7 8 (4.35%) Games
8 2 (1.09%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.09%) Legal
9 1 (0.54%) Advertising
9 1 (0.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 127 (69.02%) Developer
2 52 (28.26%) C# Developer
3 31 (16.85%) Java Developer
4 17 (9.24%) Senior Developer
5 16 (8.70%) Analyst
6 11 (5.98%) Web Developer
6 11 (5.98%) Front-End Developer
7 10 (5.43%) Business Analyst
8 9 (4.89%) C++ Developer
8 9 (4.89%) Software Engineer
8 9 (4.89%) Senior C# Developer
8 9 (4.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 7 (3.80%) Avaya Engineer
9 7 (3.80%) Mobile Developer
9 7 (3.80%) C++ Software Developer
9 7 (3.80%) Telephony Engineer
9 7 (3.80%) Software Developer
10 6 (3.26%) SQL Developer
11 5 (2.72%) SQL Server Developer
11 5 (2.72%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (36.41%) .NET
2 57 (30.98%) WPF
3 54 (29.35%) WCF
4 39 (21.20%) HTML
5 26 (14.13%) CSS
6 24 (13.04%) HTML5
7 20 (10.87%) Spring
8 17 (9.24%) J2EE
9 16 (8.70%) Web Services
9 16 (8.70%) JMS
10 12 (6.52%) ASP.NET
10 12 (6.52%) jQuery
11 10 (5.43%) Ehcache
12 9 (4.89%) WinForms
12 9 (4.89%) CSS3
12 9 (4.89%) Sass
13 8 (4.35%) REST
13 8 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
13 8 (4.35%) AngularJS
13 8 (4.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 69 (37.50%) Derivative
2 56 (30.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 47 (25.54%) Fixed Income
4 34 (18.48%) Equities
5 26 (14.13%) Contract for Difference
6 17 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (7.61%) Mobile App
8 12 (6.52%) User Experience
9 11 (5.98%) Algorithms
10 9 (4.89%) Clustering
11 7 (3.80%) Data Centre
12 5 (2.72%) Mathematics
12 5 (2.72%) iPhone
12 5 (2.72%) iPad
12 5 (2.72%) Hedge funds
13 4 (2.17%) Social Media
14 3 (1.63%) Online Gambling
15 1 (0.54%) Data Integration
15 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
15 1 (0.54%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.50%) Windows
2 15 (8.15%) Linux
2 15 (8.15%) Android
2 15 (8.15%) UNIX
3 11 (5.98%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.80%) Solaris
5 2 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (22.28%) Multithreading
3 31 (16.85%) Low Latency
4 23 (12.50%) TDD
5 13 (7.07%) OO
5 13 (7.07%) OOD
5 13 (7.07%) Scrum
6 12 (6.52%) High Availability
7 10 (5.43%) OOP
8 9 (4.89%) MVC
8 9 (4.89%) Concurrent Programming
8 9 (4.89%) SDLC
9 8 (4.35%) Android Development
9 8 (4.35%) iOS Development
10 7 (3.80%) Analytics
10 7 (3.80%) Software Architecture
10 7 (3.80%) SOA
10 7 (3.80%) Web Development
11 6 (3.26%) Pay per click
11 6 (3.26%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 66 (35.87%) C#
2 36 (19.57%) SQL
2 36 (19.57%) Java
3 32 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 27 (14.67%) C++
5 9 (4.89%) VBA
6 8 (4.35%) PHP
7 5 (2.72%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.17%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.63%) C
10 2 (1.09%) Python
10 2 (1.09%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 51 (27.72%) Degree
2 3 (1.63%) ISEB
2 3 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.26%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.26%) Active Directory
1 6 (3.26%) ISA Server
2 3 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.09%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.54%) Puppet
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 53 (28.80%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.43%) Terracotta
3 7 (3.80%) Avaya
4 5 (2.72%) Adobe
4 5 (2.72%) Oracle
4 5 (2.72%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.63%) VMware
5 3 (1.63%) F5
5 3 (1.63%) Hitachi
5 3 (1.63%) HP
6 2 (1.09%) Sencha
6 2 (1.09%) Google
6 2 (1.09%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.54%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.54%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.54%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.54%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.54%) Solace
7 1 (0.54%) Intel
7 1 (0.54%) Cisco
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