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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spread Betting
Rank 872 918 920
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +2
Permanent jobs citing Spread Betting 40 57 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.052% 0.059%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 36 47 61
Median salary £63,750 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.86% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
- +107.54%

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
38956 46170 45905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.89% 42.33% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 31804 37195 35858
Median salary £50,000 £49,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +6.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 September 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spread Betting within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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
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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 +41 40 £63,750 +10.86% 21
London +26 33 £70,000 +19.14% 17
City of London +46 8 £47,500 +5.55% 5
East of England +24 6 £57,500 +4.54% 4
Hertfordshire +20 6 £57,500 +4.54% 4
Hemel Hempstead +5 4 £57,500 +12.19%
St Albans - 2 £55,000 - 4

Spread Betting
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 84 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (58.77%) Finance
3 58 (50.88%) Scrum
4 39 (34.21%) TDD
5 35 (30.70%) Degree
6 33 (28.95%) BDD
7 32 (28.07%) Java
7 32 (28.07%) OO
8 24 (21.05%) Apple iOS
8 24 (21.05%) Software Engineering
9 23 (20.18%) JIRA
10 22 (19.30%) Android
10 22 (19.30%) Android Development
11 21 (18.42%) Unit Testing
12 20 (17.54%) Git (software)
13 19 (16.67%) Computer Science
13 19 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 19 (16.67%) Windows
13 19 (16.67%) C#
13 19 (16.67%) User Experience
14 18 (15.79%) iOS Development
14 18 (15.79%) OOP
14 18 (15.79%) Objective-C
14 18 (15.79%) iPhone
14 18 (15.79%) iPad
15 17 (14.91%) JUnit
15 17 (14.91%) OOD
15 17 (14.91%) Gradle
16 16 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (14.04%) git-flow

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 (8.77%) CMS
2 7 (6.14%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (4.39%) IIS
4 3 (2.63%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.75%) Confluence
6 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.88%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.75%) GitHub
2 1 (0.88%) Office 365
2 1 (0.88%) PaaS
2 1 (0.88%) SaaS
2 1 (0.88%) Slack
2 1 (0.88%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.39%) BIG-IP
2 5 (4.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (4.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (1.75%) HTTP
4 1 (0.88%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.88%) Internet
4 1 (0.88%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.88%) LDAP
4 1 (0.88%) SAN
4 1 (0.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.65%) MongoDB
2 8 (7.02%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.51%) MySQL
3 4 (3.51%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.63%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.63%) HBase
4 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.75%) Redis
6 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (20.18%) JIRA
2 20 (17.54%) Git (software)
3 17 (14.91%) Gradle
3 17 (14.91%) JUnit
4 16 (14.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 16 (14.04%) git-flow
5 14 (12.28%) Cucumber
5 14 (12.28%) VersionOne
6 10 (8.77%) Xcode
7 7 (6.14%) FitNesse
8 6 (5.26%) Axure RP
9 4 (3.51%) NUnit
10 2 (1.75%) Grunt
11 1 (0.88%) Bower
11 1 (0.88%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.88%) JSUnit
11 1 (0.88%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (0.88%) Maven
11 1 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.88%) Selenium
General
1 67 (58.77%) Finance
2 14 (12.28%) Games
3 10 (8.77%) Publishing
4 5 (4.39%) Back Office
5 4 (3.51%) Legal
6 3 (2.63%) Front Office
7 2 (1.75%) Banking
7 2 (1.75%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.75%) Marketing
7 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (53.51%) Developer
2 24 (21.05%) Senior Developer
3 23 (20.18%) Analyst
4 20 (17.54%) Android Developer
5 18 (15.79%) iOS Developer
6 11 (9.65%) Business Analyst
6 11 (9.65%) C# Developer
7 10 (8.77%) Product Owner
7 10 (8.77%) Senior iOS Developer
8 9 (7.89%) Java Developer
9 7 (6.14%) .NET Developer
9 7 (6.14%) Financial Analyst
9 7 (6.14%) Lead Developer
9 7 (6.14%) Senior Android Developer
9 7 (6.14%) Test Analyst
10 6 (5.26%) Agile Developer
10 6 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (5.26%) QA Analyst
10 6 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (5.26%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.53%) .NET
1 12 (10.53%) RESTful
2 11 (9.65%) REST
3 10 (8.77%) Cocoa
3 10 (8.77%) Middleware
4 9 (7.89%) AngularJS
5 8 (7.02%) HTML
5 8 (7.02%) Web Services
6 6 (5.26%) ASP.NET
6 6 (5.26%) Backbone.js
6 6 (5.26%) CSS
6 6 (5.26%) HTML5
6 6 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (5.26%) WCF
7 5 (4.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (4.39%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (4.39%) J2SE
7 5 (4.39%) JSON
8 4 (3.51%) JMS
8 4 (3.51%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 19 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 19 (16.67%) User Experience
2 18 (15.79%) iPad
2 18 (15.79%) iPhone
3 16 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (14.04%) Wiki
4 15 (13.16%) Derivative
5 13 (11.40%) Contract for Difference
6 8 (7.02%) Mobile App
7 6 (5.26%) Blackberry
7 6 (5.26%) Virtual Team
8 4 (3.51%) Data Structures
8 4 (3.51%) Market Risk
8 4 (3.51%) Mathematics
9 3 (2.63%) Fintech
10 2 (1.75%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (1.75%) Clustering
10 2 (1.75%) Equities
11 1 (0.88%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.05%) Apple iOS
2 22 (19.30%) Android
3 19 (16.67%) Windows
4 10 (8.77%) Linux
5 5 (4.39%) CentOS
5 5 (4.39%) Ubuntu
6 4 (3.51%) Mac OS X
6 4 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.63%) Unix
8 2 (1.75%) SUSE
9 1 (0.88%) AIX
9 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.88%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (50.88%) Scrum
3 39 (34.21%) TDD
4 33 (28.95%) BDD
5 32 (28.07%) OO
6 24 (21.05%) Software Engineering
7 22 (19.30%) Android Development
8 21 (18.42%) Unit Testing
9 18 (15.79%) iOS Development
9 18 (15.79%) OOP
10 17 (14.91%) OOD
11 15 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (10.53%) Multithreading
13 11 (9.65%) DevOps
13 11 (9.65%) Low Latency
13 11 (9.65%) Mobile Development
14 9 (7.89%) Content Management
14 9 (7.89%) Kanban
15 7 (6.14%) Software Testing
15 7 (6.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (28.07%) Java
2 19 (16.67%) C#
3 18 (15.79%) Objective-C
4 14 (12.28%) SQL
5 8 (7.02%) Apple Swift
6 7 (6.14%) JavaScript
7 6 (5.26%) Bash Shell
7 6 (5.26%) VBA
8 5 (4.39%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.39%) Python
9 4 (3.51%) C++
10 2 (1.75%) Perl
10 2 (1.75%) Ruby
11 1 (0.88%) PHP
11 1 (0.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 35 (30.70%) Degree
2 6 (5.26%) ISEB
2 6 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.63%) Puppet
2 1 (0.88%) Ansible
2 1 (0.88%) Casper Suite
2 1 (0.88%) Grafana
2 1 (0.88%) Graphite
2 1 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.88%) OpenView
2 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.88%) Salt
2 1 (0.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (9.65%) Apple
2 5 (4.39%) F5
2 5 (4.39%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.39%) TIBCO
3 4 (3.51%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.75%) Veritas
5 1 (0.88%) Adobe
5 1 (0.88%) Bloomberg
5 1 (0.88%) Fiorano
5 1 (0.88%) Google
5 1 (0.88%) IBM
5 1 (0.88%) Intel
5 1 (0.88%) Intel Security
5 1 (0.88%) Lumension
5 1 (0.88%) MobileIron
5 1 (0.88%) PagerDuty
5 1 (0.88%) Reuters
5 1 (0.88%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.88%) Solace
5 1 (0.88%) StreamBase
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 70k + bonus, 9% pension, 25 days holiday and more!
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ITSM Team
Salary: £65k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70,000 to £80,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
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London
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