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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spread Betting
Rank 776 810 807
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -3
Permanent jobs citing Spread Betting 96 114 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.096% 0.068%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.24% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 86 88 74
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £52,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-59.04% -16.00%

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
42288 47141 42305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.44% 39.82% 38.77%
Number of salaries quoted 33392 37449 34396
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015 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 6 May 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 +4 96 £52,500 -4.54% 7
London +14 91 £55,000 - 6
City of London +11 12 £52,500 -4.54% 3
East of England +21 5 £21,500 -68.14% 1
Hertfordshire - 5 £21,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £21,500 - 1
Harrow - 3 £38,500 -

Spread Betting
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 99 (50.25%) Finance
2 62 (31.47%) Derivative
3 59 (29.95%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (29.44%) C#
5 55 (27.92%) .NET
6 54 (27.41%) C++
7 51 (25.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 49 (24.87%) Front Office
8 49 (24.87%) Degree
9 48 (24.37%) WPF
9 48 (24.37%) Microsoft
10 46 (23.35%) WCF
11 44 (22.34%) Banking
12 42 (21.32%) Investment Banking
12 42 (21.32%) Multithreading
13 41 (20.81%) Retail
13 41 (20.81%) Java
14 39 (19.80%) Fixed Income
15 38 (19.29%) Retail Banking
16 34 (17.26%) HTML
17 33 (16.75%) Low Latency
18 31 (15.74%) TDD
19 28 (14.21%) SQL
20 26 (13.20%) UNIX
21 25 (12.69%) Windows
22 24 (12.18%) Spring
22 24 (12.18%) HTML5
23 23 (11.68%) JavaScript
24 22 (11.17%) OOP
25 21 (10.66%) Contract for Difference

Spread Betting
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 10 (5.08%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.54%) CMS
3 3 (1.52%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.52%) Oracle UPK
3 3 (1.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.02%) Lightstreamer
4 2 (1.02%) Lync
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.51%) Drupal
5 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.51%) IIS
5 1 (0.51%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 9 (4.57%) Photoshop
1 9 (4.57%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.52%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (1.02%) MS Office
4 2 (1.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.02%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.06%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.05%) DNS
2 6 (3.05%) DHCP
3 5 (2.54%) Network Security
4 3 (1.52%) SAN
5 2 (1.02%) HTTP
5 2 (1.02%) VoIP
5 2 (1.02%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.51%) NAS
6 1 (0.51%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.55%) MySQL
3 6 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.52%) Jackrabbit
5 3 (1.52%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.52%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.52%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.02%) Redis
6 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (8.12%) Git (software)
2 13 (6.60%) Subversion
2 13 (6.60%) Axure RP
3 9 (4.57%) Android Studio
3 9 (4.57%) Maven
4 6 (3.05%) JIRA
5 5 (2.54%) Mockito
6 4 (2.03%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (1.52%) Moq
7 3 (1.52%) JUnit
8 2 (1.02%) Selenium
8 2 (1.02%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.51%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.51%) Grunt
General
1 99 (50.25%) Finance
2 49 (24.87%) Front Office
3 44 (22.34%) Banking
4 42 (21.32%) Investment Banking
5 41 (20.81%) Retail
6 38 (19.29%) Retail Banking
7 10 (5.08%) Back Office
8 9 (4.57%) Marketing
9 7 (3.55%) Games
10 6 (3.05%) Advertising
11 5 (2.54%) Legal
12 2 (1.02%) Financial Institution
12 2 (1.02%) German Language
13 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.51%) Law
Job Titles
1 130 (65.99%) Developer
2 45 (22.84%) C# Developer
3 34 (17.26%) Java Developer
4 19 (9.64%) Analyst
5 14 (7.11%) Software Engineer
5 14 (7.11%) C++ Developer
6 13 (6.60%) Business Analyst
7 12 (6.09%) Software Developer
7 12 (6.09%) C++ Software Developer
7 12 (6.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 12 (6.09%) Mobile Developer
8 10 (5.08%) Android Developer
8 10 (5.08%) iOS Developer
8 10 (5.08%) Senior Developer
9 9 (4.57%) .NET Developer
10 8 (4.06%) Designer
10 8 (4.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 7 (3.55%) Front-End Developer
12 6 (3.05%) Web Developer
13 5 (2.54%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (27.92%) .NET
2 48 (24.37%) WPF
3 46 (23.35%) WCF
4 34 (17.26%) HTML
5 24 (12.18%) Spring
5 24 (12.18%) HTML5
6 19 (9.64%) CSS
7 17 (8.63%) JMS
8 16 (8.12%) J2EE
9 14 (7.11%) Web Services
10 13 (6.60%) RESTful
11 12 (6.09%) jQuery
11 12 (6.09%) STL
12 10 (5.08%) Ehcache
12 10 (5.08%) JSON
12 10 (5.08%) RabbitMQ
13 9 (4.57%) iOS SDK
13 9 (4.57%) Android SDK
13 9 (4.57%) Ajax
13 9 (4.57%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 62 (31.47%) Derivative
2 51 (25.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 39 (19.80%) Fixed Income
4 21 (10.66%) Contract for Difference
5 20 (10.15%) Mobile App
6 19 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (8.12%) Algorithms
8 14 (7.11%) User Experience
9 13 (6.60%) iPad
9 13 (6.60%) iPhone
10 12 (6.09%) Equities
11 9 (4.57%) Clustering
12 7 (3.55%) Animation
12 7 (3.55%) Mathematics
13 5 (2.54%) Social Media
14 4 (2.03%) Management Information System
15 3 (1.52%) Online Gambling
16 2 (1.02%) Computer Science
17 1 (0.51%) Data Integration
17 1 (0.51%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 26 (13.20%) UNIX
2 25 (12.69%) Windows
3 20 (10.15%) Linux
4 19 (9.64%) Android
5 17 (8.63%) Apple iOS
6 12 (6.09%) Solaris
7 3 (1.52%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.02%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (29.95%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (21.32%) Multithreading
3 33 (16.75%) Low Latency
4 31 (15.74%) TDD
5 22 (11.17%) OOP
6 19 (9.64%) OOD
7 18 (9.14%) OO
7 18 (9.14%) Software Architecture
8 16 (8.12%) Scrum
9 15 (7.61%) Concurrent Programming
10 14 (7.11%) Android Development
10 14 (7.11%) iOS Development
11 13 (6.60%) Project Management
12 12 (6.09%) Analytics
13 11 (5.58%) MVC
14 10 (5.08%) Software Engineering
14 10 (5.08%) Mobile Application Development
14 10 (5.08%) Domain-Driven Design
15 8 (4.06%) SOA
16 7 (3.55%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 58 (29.44%) C#
2 54 (27.41%) C++
3 41 (20.81%) Java
4 28 (14.21%) SQL
5 23 (11.68%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.03%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.03%) VBA
7 3 (1.52%) PHP
8 2 (1.02%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.02%) Python
8 2 (1.02%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.51%) C
9 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (24.87%) Degree
2 3 (1.52%) ISEB
2 3 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.05%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.06%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.05%) ISA Server
3 3 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.02%) XenApp
4 2 (1.02%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.02%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 48 (24.37%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.58%) Terracotta
3 8 (4.06%) Oracle
4 6 (3.05%) Adobe
5 4 (2.03%) Avaya
5 4 (2.03%) Google
5 4 (2.03%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.52%) VMware
6 3 (1.52%) F5
6 3 (1.52%) Hitachi
6 3 (1.52%) SAP
6 3 (1.52%) HP
7 2 (1.02%) Citrix
7 2 (1.02%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.51%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.51%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.51%) Solace
8 1 (0.51%) Pega
8 1 (0.51%) Intel
8 1 (0.51%) Cisco
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