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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spread Betting
Rank 807 773 602
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -171
Permanent jobs citing Spread Betting 98 106 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.097% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.30% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 87 79 286
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 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +56.25%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36984 35589 38854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.56% 32.71% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 29344 28826 32914
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 25 July 2014 within the UK.

Spread Betting Salary Histogram in the UK

Spread Betting
Top 8 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 25 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 -35 98 £60,000 +9.09% 7
London -56 92 £55,000 - 6
City of London -12 19 £38,750 -29.54% 2
South East - 5 £65,000 - 1
Surrey - 3 £65,000 - 1
Midlands - 1 £35,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £60,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -

Spread Betting
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 153 (70.18%) Finance
2 80 (36.70%) Java
3 71 (32.57%) Degree
4 47 (21.56%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (20.64%) SQL
6 42 (19.27%) Derivative
7 38 (17.43%) C#
8 36 (16.51%) Banking
9 35 (16.06%) JavaScript
9 35 (16.06%) Linux
10 33 (15.14%) Computer Science
10 33 (15.14%) TDD
11 32 (14.68%) QA
12 31 (14.22%) Microsoft
12 31 (14.22%) HTML
13 29 (13.30%) .NET
13 29 (13.30%) OO
14 28 (12.84%) Marketing
14 28 (12.84%) Low Latency
15 27 (12.39%) SQL Server
16 26 (11.93%) Front Office
17 25 (11.47%) Selenium
17 25 (11.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 25 (11.47%) HTML5
18 24 (11.01%) Middleware
18 24 (11.01%) Fixed Income
19 23 (10.55%) Software Engineering
19 23 (10.55%) CSS
20 22 (10.09%) J2SE
20 22 (10.09%) Scrum

Spread Betting
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 17 (7.80%) CMS
2 12 (5.50%) Adobe CQ
3 8 (3.67%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.21%) IIS
5 4 (1.83%) Confluence
5 4 (1.83%) Lync
6 3 (1.38%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.92%) Apache
7 2 (0.92%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.92%) Node.js
8 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.46%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (7.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.92%) InDesign
2 2 (0.92%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.46%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (0.46%) Agresso
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.46%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.46%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.13%) LAN
1 9 (4.13%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.29%) Internet
3 4 (1.83%) Unified Communications
4 3 (1.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.39%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (4.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (2.75%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.83%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.83%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.38%) MySQL
8 2 (0.92%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.92%) Jackrabbit
8 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (11.47%) Selenium
2 17 (7.80%) Subversion
3 13 (5.96%) Visual Studio
4 9 (4.13%) Eclipse
4 9 (4.13%) FitNesse
4 9 (4.13%) Hudson
4 9 (4.13%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.21%) WebDriver
6 6 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.29%) FlexUnit
7 5 (2.29%) Maven
7 5 (2.29%) JIRA
8 4 (1.83%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.83%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.83%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.83%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.38%) Ant
9 3 (1.38%) JUnit
10 2 (0.92%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.92%) NUnit
General
1 153 (70.18%) Finance
2 36 (16.51%) Banking
3 28 (12.84%) Marketing
4 26 (11.93%) Front Office
5 21 (9.63%) Investment Banking
6 17 (7.80%) Games
7 14 (6.42%) Retail
8 11 (5.05%) Publishing
9 10 (4.59%) Advertising
10 7 (3.21%) Law
11 2 (0.92%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.46%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 94 (43.12%) Developer
2 38 (17.43%) Java Developer
3 32 (14.68%) Analyst
4 25 (11.47%) Junior
5 18 (8.26%) Senior Developer
6 17 (7.80%) Graduate
7 16 (7.34%) Senior Java Developer
8 15 (6.88%) Test Analyst
9 13 (5.96%) Administrator
9 13 (5.96%) C# Developer
10 12 (5.50%) Systems Administrator
10 12 (5.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 12 (5.50%) Linux Administrator
10 12 (5.50%) Junior Systems Administrator
11 11 (5.05%) Tester
12 9 (4.13%) Support Engineer
12 9 (4.13%) SQL Developer
12 9 (4.13%) Operations Support Engineer
12 9 (4.13%) Operations Engineer
12 9 (4.13%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (14.22%) HTML
2 29 (13.30%) .NET
3 25 (11.47%) HTML5
4 24 (11.01%) Middleware
5 23 (10.55%) CSS
6 22 (10.09%) J2SE
7 20 (9.17%) EJB
8 18 (8.26%) jQuery
9 17 (7.80%) Web Services
9 17 (7.80%) CSS3
10 16 (7.34%) Java EE
11 13 (5.96%) JSON
12 12 (5.50%) ASP.NET
13 10 (4.59%) Spring
14 9 (4.13%) Apache Flex
15 8 (3.67%) XML
15 8 (3.67%) Flash
15 8 (3.67%) REST
15 8 (3.67%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (3.21%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (19.27%) Derivative
2 33 (15.14%) Computer Science
3 25 (11.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 24 (11.01%) Fixed Income
5 20 (9.17%) Open Source
6 18 (8.26%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 17 (7.80%) Contract for Difference
8 13 (5.96%) Credit Derivative
9 9 (4.13%) Mobile App
9 9 (4.13%) Client/Server
10 8 (3.67%) Mathematics
11 7 (3.21%) Online Games
12 6 (2.75%) Equities
13 5 (2.29%) Physics
14 4 (1.83%) RIA
14 4 (1.83%) SWIFT
15 3 (1.38%) Digital Media
15 3 (1.38%) Video Conferencing
16 2 (0.92%) iPhone
16 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 35 (16.06%) Linux
2 21 (9.63%) Windows
3 20 (9.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (5.96%) Android
5 5 (2.29%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.38%) UNIX
7 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.46%) Solaris
7 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (21.56%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (15.14%) TDD
3 29 (13.30%) OO
4 28 (12.84%) Low Latency
5 23 (10.55%) Software Engineering
6 22 (10.09%) Scrum
7 19 (8.72%) Software Testing
7 19 (8.72%) Automation Testing
8 18 (8.26%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (8.26%) Multithreading
9 16 (7.34%) Electronic Trading
9 16 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (7.34%) ITIL
10 13 (5.96%) Analytics
11 12 (5.50%) Pair Programming
12 11 (5.05%) MVC
12 11 (5.05%) Automated Testing
12 11 (5.05%) Integration Testing
12 11 (5.05%) Test Management
12 11 (5.05%) TMap
Programming Languages
1 80 (36.70%) Java
2 45 (20.64%) SQL
3 38 (17.43%) C#
4 35 (16.06%) JavaScript
5 18 (8.26%) Python
6 17 (7.80%) Ruby
7 13 (5.96%) T-SQL
8 9 (4.13%) VBScript
8 9 (4.13%) PowerShell
9 7 (3.21%) ActionScript 3.0
9 7 (3.21%) ActionScript
9 7 (3.21%) PHP
10 6 (2.75%) C++
11 4 (1.83%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.38%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.92%) ECMAScript
13 2 (0.92%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.46%) R
14 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (32.57%) Degree
2 10 (4.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (4.13%) MCP
3 9 (4.13%) MCSE
3 9 (4.13%) CCNA
3 9 (4.13%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.21%) ISEB
5 2 (0.92%) HND
5 2 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.46%) MCITP
6 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (14.68%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.21%) Hyper-V
2 6 (2.75%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (2.29%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (1.38%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.92%) Varnish
6 1 (0.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.29%) Data Guard
2 4 (1.83%) Puppet
3 3 (1.38%) SCCM
4 1 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 31 (14.22%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.17%) Red Hat
3 16 (7.34%) Adobe
4 10 (4.59%) Sybase
5 9 (4.13%) Apple
6 8 (3.67%) Oracle
7 6 (2.75%) DoubleClick
8 5 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (2.29%) JBoss
9 4 (1.83%) HP
9 4 (1.83%) Avaya
9 4 (1.83%) ServiceNow
9 4 (1.83%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.38%) Twitter
10 3 (1.38%) Google
10 3 (1.38%) Sophos
10 3 (1.38%) Dell
11 2 (0.92%) VMware
11 2 (0.92%) Bloomberg
11 2 (0.92%) Verint
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