The first 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spread Betting
Rank 805 775 588
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -187
Permanent jobs citing Spread Betting 96 112 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.10% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.31% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 85 80 297
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £39,100
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +56.25%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36869 35567 38805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.52% 32.71% 32.99%
Number of salaries quoted 29225 28763 32851
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 July 2014 within the UK.

Spread Betting Salary Histogram in the UK

Spread Betting
Top 7 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 30 July 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
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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 -40 96 £60,000 +9.09% 8
London -69 91 £55,000 - 7
City of London -10 21 £38,750 -29.54% 4
South East - 4 £65,000 - 1
Surrey - 3 £65,000 - 1
Midlands - 1 £35,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £60,000 -

Spread Betting
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

1 151 (69.91%) Finance
2 79 (36.57%) Java
3 72 (33.33%) Degree
4 45 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (19.91%) SQL
6 42 (19.44%) Derivative
7 37 (17.13%) Banking
7 37 (17.13%) C#
8 34 (15.74%) JavaScript
8 34 (15.74%) Linux
9 33 (15.28%) Computer Science
10 32 (14.81%) QA
10 32 (14.81%) TDD
11 31 (14.35%) Microsoft
12 29 (13.43%) .NET
12 29 (13.43%) HTML
13 28 (12.96%) OO
14 27 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 27 (12.50%) Front Office
14 27 (12.50%) Marketing
14 27 (12.50%) Low Latency
15 25 (11.57%) Selenium
15 25 (11.57%) Fixed Income
15 25 (11.57%) SQL Server
16 24 (11.11%) Middleware
16 24 (11.11%) HTML5
17 23 (10.65%) Software Engineering
18 22 (10.19%) Investment Banking
19 21 (9.72%) CSS
19 21 (9.72%) J2SE

Spread Betting
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 16 (7.41%) CMS
2 12 (5.56%) Adobe CQ
3 7 (3.24%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.78%) IIS
5 4 (1.85%) Confluence
5 4 (1.85%) Lync
6 3 (1.39%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.93%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.93%) Apache
7 2 (0.93%) Node.js
8 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.46%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.93%) InDesign
2 2 (0.93%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.46%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (0.46%) Agresso
2 1 (0.46%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.46%) Force.com
2 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.17%) LAN
1 9 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.31%) Internet
3 4 (1.85%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.93%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.24%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (2.78%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.39%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.39%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.93%) MySQL
7 2 (0.93%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.93%) Jackrabbit
7 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (11.57%) Selenium
2 17 (7.87%) Subversion
3 12 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 9 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 9 (4.17%) Hudson
4 9 (4.17%) FitNesse
5 8 (3.70%) Eclipse
5 8 (3.70%) WebDriver
6 6 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.31%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.31%) FlexUnit
7 5 (2.31%) JIRA
8 4 (1.85%) Maven
8 4 (1.85%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.85%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.39%) Git (software)
9 3 (1.39%) JUnit
10 2 (0.93%) NUnit
10 2 (0.93%) Ant
10 2 (0.93%) Dreamweaver
General
1 151 (69.91%) Finance
2 37 (17.13%) Banking
3 27 (12.50%) Front Office
3 27 (12.50%) Marketing
4 22 (10.19%) Investment Banking
5 17 (7.87%) Games
6 14 (6.48%) Retail
7 10 (4.63%) Advertising
7 10 (4.63%) Publishing
8 7 (3.24%) Law
9 2 (0.93%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.93%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 92 (42.59%) Developer
2 38 (17.59%) Java Developer
3 31 (14.35%) Analyst
4 25 (11.57%) Junior
5 18 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 17 (7.87%) Graduate
7 16 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
8 14 (6.48%) Test Analyst
9 13 (6.02%) Administrator
9 13 (6.02%) C# Developer
10 12 (5.56%) Junior Systems Administrator
10 12 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 12 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
10 12 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
10 12 (5.56%) Tester
11 9 (4.17%) Operations Support Engineer
11 9 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
11 9 (4.17%) Support Engineer
11 9 (4.17%) SQL Developer
11 9 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (13.43%) .NET
1 29 (13.43%) HTML
2 24 (11.11%) Middleware
2 24 (11.11%) HTML5
3 21 (9.72%) CSS
3 21 (9.72%) J2SE
4 20 (9.26%) EJB
5 17 (7.87%) jQuery
6 16 (7.41%) CSS3
6 16 (7.41%) Java EE
7 15 (6.94%) Web Services
8 12 (5.56%) JSON
9 11 (5.09%) ASP.NET
10 9 (4.17%) Spring
10 9 (4.17%) Apache Flex
11 8 (3.70%) WPF
11 8 (3.70%) Flash
11 8 (3.70%) REST
12 7 (3.24%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (3.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (19.44%) Derivative
2 33 (15.28%) Computer Science
3 27 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 25 (11.57%) Fixed Income
5 19 (8.80%) Open Source
6 18 (8.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 17 (7.87%) Contract for Difference
8 13 (6.02%) Credit Derivative
9 9 (4.17%) Client/Server
10 8 (3.70%) Mathematics
10 8 (3.70%) Mobile App
11 7 (3.24%) Online Games
12 6 (2.78%) Equities
13 5 (2.31%) Physics
14 4 (1.85%) RIA
14 4 (1.85%) SWIFT
15 3 (1.39%) Digital Media
15 3 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
16 2 (0.93%) iPhone
16 2 (0.93%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (15.74%) Linux
2 20 (9.26%) Windows
2 20 (9.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (5.56%) Android
4 4 (1.85%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.39%) UNIX
6 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (14.81%) TDD
3 28 (12.96%) OO
4 27 (12.50%) Low Latency
5 23 (10.65%) Software Engineering
6 20 (9.26%) Scrum
7 19 (8.80%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (8.33%) Automation Testing
8 18 (8.33%) Software Testing
9 17 (7.87%) Multithreading
10 16 (7.41%) Electronic Trading
10 16 (7.41%) ITIL
11 15 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (6.02%) Analytics
13 12 (5.56%) Pair Programming
14 11 (5.09%) Automated Testing
15 10 (4.63%) Business Analysis
15 10 (4.63%) MVC
15 10 (4.63%) Integration Testing
15 10 (4.63%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (36.57%) Java
2 43 (19.91%) SQL
3 37 (17.13%) C#
4 34 (15.74%) JavaScript
5 17 (7.87%) Python
6 16 (7.41%) Ruby
7 13 (6.02%) T-SQL
8 9 (4.17%) PowerShell
8 9 (4.17%) VBScript
9 7 (3.24%) ActionScript 3.0
9 7 (3.24%) ActionScript
10 6 (2.78%) C++
10 6 (2.78%) PHP
11 4 (1.85%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.39%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.93%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.93%) ECMAScript
14 1 (0.46%) R
14 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (33.33%) Degree
2 10 (4.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (4.17%) CCNA
3 9 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (4.17%) MCP
3 9 (4.17%) MCSE
4 7 (3.24%) ISEB
5 2 (0.93%) HND
5 2 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 1 (0.46%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (14.81%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.31%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.39%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.93%) Varnish
5 1 (0.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.31%) Data Guard
2 4 (1.85%) Puppet
3 3 (1.39%) SCCM
4 1 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 31 (14.35%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.26%) Red Hat
3 15 (6.94%) Adobe
4 10 (4.63%) Sybase
5 9 (4.17%) Apple
6 8 (3.70%) Oracle
7 6 (2.78%) DoubleClick
8 5 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.85%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.85%) HP
9 4 (1.85%) Avaya
9 4 (1.85%) JBoss
9 4 (1.85%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.39%) Dell
10 3 (1.39%) Sophos
10 3 (1.39%) Google
11 2 (0.93%) VMware
11 2 (0.93%) Bloomberg
11 2 (0.93%) Twitter
11 2 (0.93%) Verint
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Energon Technology
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Surrey
Mason Frank
Salary: £60 - £70 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago