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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spread Betting
Rank 865 875 878
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Spread Betting 83 96 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.087% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.21% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 73 87 88
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £38,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,500 £21,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+172.09% -57.00%

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
43770 44904 49470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.37% 40.59% 41.29%
Number of salaries quoted 35309 35400 39225
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,983
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spread Betting within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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 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 -15 75 £65,000 +18.18% 17
London -11 71 £65,000 +18.18% 17
City of London +39 6 £65,000 +23.80% 7
Hertfordshire +19 4 £45,000 +109.30%
East of England +14 4 £45,000 +109.30%
Watford - 4 £45,000 -

Spread Betting
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 90 (62.50%) Finance
2 83 (57.64%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (39.58%) Java
4 52 (36.11%) C#
5 49 (34.03%) Degree
6 40 (27.78%) TDD
7 39 (27.08%) Computer Science
8 35 (24.31%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (18.75%) .NET
9 27 (18.75%) OO
10 25 (17.36%) Windows
10 25 (17.36%) Scrum
10 25 (17.36%) BDD
11 24 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 23 (15.97%) User Experience
13 22 (15.28%) WPF
14 21 (14.58%) Unit Testing
15 20 (13.89%) Multithreading
15 20 (13.89%) Software Engineering
15 20 (13.89%) Front Office
16 18 (12.50%) Linux
16 18 (12.50%) NoSQL
17 17 (11.81%) Games
18 16 (11.11%) TCP/IP
18 16 (11.11%) DevOps
18 16 (11.11%) Low Latency
18 16 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
18 16 (11.11%) Mentoring
19 15 (10.42%) Equities
20 14 (9.72%) HTML

Spread Betting
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 9 (6.25%) IIS
2 7 (4.86%) CMS
3 5 (3.47%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (3.47%) OpenStack
4 4 (2.78%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.78%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.69%) Apache
5 1 (0.69%) Drupal
5 1 (0.69%) Lightstreamer
5 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.39%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.69%) InDesign
3 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.69%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.94%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.08%) GitHub
2 3 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 12 (8.33%) BIG-IP
2 12 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 12 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 10 (6.94%) VoIP
4 8 (5.56%) Firewall
5 5 (3.47%) LAN
5 5 (3.47%) Network Security
5 5 (3.47%) Spanning Tree
5 5 (3.47%) VPN
5 5 (3.47%) WAN
6 4 (2.78%) DHCP
6 4 (2.78%) DNS
6 4 (2.78%) SAN
7 3 (2.08%) Internet
7 3 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.69%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.69%) MPLS
8 1 (0.69%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 13 (9.03%) MongoDB
3 10 (6.94%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.78%) Aerospike
5 4 (2.78%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.08%) KDB
6 3 (2.08%) MySQL
6 3 (2.08%) OLTP
6 3 (2.08%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.39%) Redis
8 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (5.56%) FitNesse
1 8 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (4.86%) git-flow
2 7 (4.86%) Gradle
2 7 (4.86%) JUnit
3 6 (4.17%) TeamCity
3 6 (4.17%) Xcode
4 5 (3.47%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (2.08%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.08%) JIRA
5 3 (2.08%) VersionOne
5 3 (2.08%) VTune
6 2 (1.39%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.69%) RSpec
7 1 (0.69%) Selenium
7 1 (0.69%) WebDriver
General
1 90 (62.50%) Finance
2 20 (13.89%) Front Office
3 17 (11.81%) Games
4 10 (6.94%) Banking
5 7 (4.86%) Back Office
6 5 (3.47%) Investment Banking
6 5 (3.47%) Publishing
7 3 (2.08%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.39%) Marketing
8 2 (1.39%) Retail
9 1 (0.69%) French Language
9 1 (0.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 60 (41.67%) Developer
2 32 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 23 (15.97%) Java Developer
4 19 (13.19%) C# Developer
5 17 (11.81%) Analyst
6 16 (11.11%) Team Leader
7 13 (9.03%) Java Team Leader
8 12 (8.33%) Architect
8 12 (8.33%) Java Architect
8 12 (8.33%) Java Technical Architect
8 12 (8.33%) Technical Architect
9 11 (7.64%) Lead Developer
10 10 (6.94%) .NET Team Leader
10 10 (6.94%) Administrator
10 10 (6.94%) Cloud Developer
10 10 (6.94%) DevOps Administrator
10 10 (6.94%) NoSQL Developer
10 10 (6.94%) Senior C# Developer
10 10 (6.94%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 10 (6.94%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (18.75%) .NET
2 22 (15.28%) WPF
3 14 (9.72%) HTML
3 14 (9.72%) Reactive Extensions
4 13 (9.03%) J2SE
5 12 (8.33%) CSS
5 12 (8.33%) Web Services
6 10 (6.94%) Ajax
6 10 (6.94%) HTML5
6 10 (6.94%) RESTful
6 10 (6.94%) Unity DI Container
7 9 (6.25%) ASP.NET
7 9 (6.25%) Backbone.js
7 9 (6.25%) CSS3
7 9 (6.25%) Middleware
7 9 (6.25%) REST
8 8 (5.56%) JMS
9 7 (4.86%) AngularJS
10 6 (4.17%) Cocoa
10 6 (4.17%) Esper
Miscellaneous
1 39 (27.08%) Computer Science
2 24 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 23 (15.97%) User Experience
4 15 (10.42%) Equities
5 10 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (6.94%) Data Structures
5 10 (6.94%) Derivative
6 9 (6.25%) iPad
6 9 (6.25%) iPhone
6 9 (6.25%) Mathematics
7 8 (5.56%) Data Centre
7 8 (5.56%) Fintech
7 8 (5.56%) Wiki
8 6 (4.17%) Physics
9 5 (3.47%) Algorithms
10 4 (2.78%) EqualLogic
10 4 (2.78%) Private Cloud
10 4 (2.78%) Social Media
11 3 (2.08%) Data Integration
11 3 (2.08%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 25 (17.36%) Windows
2 18 (12.50%) Linux
3 12 (8.33%) CentOS
3 12 (8.33%) Ubuntu
4 10 (6.94%) Apple iOS
5 8 (5.56%) Android
6 4 (2.78%) Solaris
6 4 (2.78%) Unix
6 4 (2.78%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.08%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.69%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (57.64%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (27.78%) TDD
3 35 (24.31%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (18.75%) OO
5 25 (17.36%) BDD
5 25 (17.36%) Scrum
6 21 (14.58%) Unit Testing
7 20 (13.89%) Multithreading
7 20 (13.89%) Software Engineering
8 16 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 16 (11.11%) DevOps
8 16 (11.11%) Low Latency
8 16 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 14 (9.72%) MVVM
10 12 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
11 11 (7.64%) MVC
12 10 (6.94%) Analytics
12 10 (6.94%) Functional Programming
12 10 (6.94%) Parallel Computing
12 10 (6.94%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 57 (39.58%) Java
2 52 (36.11%) C#
3 13 (9.03%) Bash Shell
3 13 (9.03%) PowerShell
3 13 (9.03%) SQL
4 10 (6.94%) F#
4 10 (6.94%) JavaScript
5 9 (6.25%) Objective-C
5 9 (6.25%) Python
6 4 (2.78%) C++
6 4 (2.78%) Perl
6 4 (2.78%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.08%) Apple Swift
7 3 (2.08%) Erlang
7 3 (2.08%) R
7 3 (2.08%) Ruby
7 3 (2.08%) Scala
8 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.69%) VBA
8 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 49 (34.03%) Degree
2 8 (5.56%) ISEB
2 8 (5.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.69%) CCNP
3 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.69%) JNCIP
3 1 (0.69%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.78%) QA
2 3 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.39%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.69%) MiFID
4 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.69%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (6.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (2.78%) vSphere
3 1 (0.69%) Squid
3 1 (0.69%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (3.47%) Nagios
2 4 (2.78%) Puppet
2 4 (2.78%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (2.08%) Ansible
3 3 (2.08%) Nessus
3 3 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.08%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (9.03%) F5
1 13 (9.03%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.94%) VMware
3 6 (4.17%) Apple
4 5 (3.47%) Cisco
4 5 (3.47%) Oracle
5 4 (2.78%) 3PAR
5 4 (2.78%) Avaya
5 4 (2.78%) CheckPoint
5 4 (2.78%) Dell
5 4 (2.78%) HP
5 4 (2.78%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.78%) SolarWinds
5 4 (2.78%) Tableau
6 3 (2.08%) Adobe
6 3 (2.08%) Fiorano
6 3 (2.08%) IBM
7 2 (1.39%) Cognos
8 1 (0.69%) Fidessa
8 1 (0.69%) Juniper
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + a 10% - 15% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65,000 to £80,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £70,000 + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
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London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £70,000 + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
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