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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spread Betting
Rank 871 856 853
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Permanent jobs citing Spread Betting 59 99 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.094% 0.096%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.23% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 46 85 75
Average salary £83,750 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £35,400 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £71,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary - £19,500 -

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
42638 42282 43116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.53% 40.28% 40.85%
Number of salaries quoted 34145 34218 33541
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £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 13 February 2016 within the UK.

Spread Betting Salary Histogram in the UK

Spread Betting
Top 3 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 13 February 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
London -13 59 £83,750 +45.65% 8
England -19 59 £83,750 +52.27% 8
City of London +66 14 £100,000 +42.85% 4

Spread Betting
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 58 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (57.00%) Finance
3 49 (49.00%) C#
4 43 (43.00%) Java
5 34 (34.00%) .NET
6 32 (32.00%) TDD
7 29 (29.00%) Degree
8 28 (28.00%) Multithreading
9 27 (27.00%) WPF
9 27 (27.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 25 (25.00%) Front Office
11 24 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (22.00%) Equities
13 20 (20.00%) Computer Science
14 16 (16.00%) Low Latency
15 15 (15.00%) Reactive Extensions
15 15 (15.00%) OO
15 15 (15.00%) Banking
15 15 (15.00%) Software Engineering
16 14 (14.00%) Derivative
16 14 (14.00%) CSS
16 14 (14.00%) HTML
16 14 (14.00%) MVC
16 14 (14.00%) Games
16 14 (14.00%) MVVM
16 14 (14.00%) NoSQL
17 13 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (13.00%) JavaScript
17 13 (13.00%) Windows
17 13 (13.00%) Ajax

Spread Betting
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 4 (4.00%) CMS
1 4 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.00%) MQSeries
2 2 (2.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.00%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.00%) MS Office
3 4 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.00%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.00%) InDesign
4 1 (1.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.00%) VoIP
2 4 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (4.00%) DHCP
2 4 (4.00%) DNS
2 4 (4.00%) VPN
2 4 (4.00%) WAN
3 3 (3.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (2.00%) BIG-IP
4 2 (2.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (2.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (2.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.00%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.00%) Junos
5 1 (1.00%) LAN
5 1 (1.00%) MPLS
5 1 (1.00%) Multicast
5 1 (1.00%) Network Security
5 1 (1.00%) OSPF
5 1 (1.00%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (1.00%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (9.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.00%) KDB
4 3 (3.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.00%) Aerospike
5 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.00%) Event Store
6 1 (1.00%) OLTP
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.00%) QlikView
6 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.00%) Redis
6 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) JIRA
1 3 (3.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (3.00%) Selenium
1 3 (3.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (3.00%) VTune
2 2 (2.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.00%) FitNesse
3 1 (1.00%) Moq
3 1 (1.00%) WebDriver
General
1 57 (57.00%) Finance
2 25 (25.00%) Front Office
3 15 (15.00%) Banking
4 14 (14.00%) Games
5 9 (9.00%) Investment Banking
6 7 (7.00%) Retail
7 5 (5.00%) Retail Banking
8 3 (3.00%) Marketing
8 3 (3.00%) Telecoms
9 2 (2.00%) Back Office
10 1 (1.00%) French Language
10 1 (1.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 48 (48.00%) Developer
2 22 (22.00%) Senior Developer
3 19 (19.00%) C# Developer
4 16 (16.00%) Team Leader
5 15 (15.00%) Java Developer
6 13 (13.00%) Java Team Leader
7 12 (12.00%) C# WPF Developer
7 12 (12.00%) WPF Developer
8 10 (10.00%) .NET Team Leader
9 9 (9.00%) Lead Developer
10 8 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
10 8 (8.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
10 8 (8.00%) Software Engineer
11 7 (7.00%) .NET Developer
11 7 (7.00%) Analyst
11 7 (7.00%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (7.00%) Front Office Developer
11 7 (7.00%) Lead .NET Developer
11 7 (7.00%) NoSQL Developer
11 7 (7.00%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (34.00%) .NET
2 27 (27.00%) WPF
3 15 (15.00%) Reactive Extensions
4 14 (14.00%) CSS
4 14 (14.00%) HTML
5 13 (13.00%) Ajax
6 12 (12.00%) Backbone.js
7 11 (11.00%) ASP.NET
8 10 (10.00%) Unity DI Container
8 10 (10.00%) WCF
9 9 (9.00%) AngularJS
9 9 (9.00%) CSS3
9 9 (9.00%) HTML5
10 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (7.00%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (6.00%) STL
13 5 (5.00%) Esper
13 5 (5.00%) J2SE
13 5 (5.00%) JSON
13 5 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (27.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 22 (22.00%) Equities
3 20 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 14 (14.00%) Derivative
5 13 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (8.00%) Algorithms
6 8 (8.00%) Mathematics
7 6 (6.00%) User Experience
8 5 (5.00%) Fintech
8 5 (5.00%) Fixed Income
8 5 (5.00%) Hedge funds
8 5 (5.00%) Physics
9 4 (4.00%) Data Structures
10 3 (3.00%) Artificial Intelligence
10 3 (3.00%) Contract for Difference
10 3 (3.00%) Social Media
11 2 (2.00%) iPad
11 2 (2.00%) iPhone
11 2 (2.00%) Online Games
11 2 (2.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.00%) Windows
2 11 (11.00%) Linux
3 9 (9.00%) Solaris
4 7 (7.00%) Unix
5 4 (4.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.00%) Android
6 3 (3.00%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.00%) CentOS
7 2 (2.00%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.00%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (32.00%) TDD
3 28 (28.00%) Multithreading
4 24 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (16.00%) Low Latency
6 15 (15.00%) OO
6 15 (15.00%) Software Engineering
7 14 (14.00%) MVC
7 14 (14.00%) MVVM
8 12 (12.00%) Web Development
9 11 (11.00%) Unit Testing
10 10 (10.00%) Concurrent Programming
10 10 (10.00%) Mentoring
11 9 (9.00%) Analytics
11 9 (9.00%) Scrum
12 8 (8.00%) Data Modelling
12 8 (8.00%) Functional Programming
13 7 (7.00%) Parallel Computing
13 7 (7.00%) Refactoring
13 7 (7.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 49 (49.00%) C#
2 43 (43.00%) Java
3 13 (13.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (11.00%) SQL
5 9 (9.00%) C++
6 8 (8.00%) F#
7 4 (4.00%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.00%) Erlang
8 3 (3.00%) Python
8 3 (3.00%) R
8 3 (3.00%) Scala
9 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.00%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.00%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.00%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.00%) Perl
10 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.00%) VBA
10 1 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (29.00%) Degree
2 4 (4.00%) CCNP
2 4 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.00%) CCNA
3 3 (3.00%) ISEB
4 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.00%) JNCIP
4 1 (1.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.00%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.00%) vSphere
3 3 (3.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) Nagios
1 2 (2.00%) Puppet
1 2 (2.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 11 (11.00%) VMware
2 9 (9.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.00%) Oracle
4 4 (4.00%) Cisco
5 2 (2.00%) Cognos
5 2 (2.00%) F5
5 2 (2.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.00%) Sybase
5 2 (2.00%) Tableau
6 1 (1.00%) Adobe
6 1 (1.00%) Apple
6 1 (1.00%) Fidessa
6 1 (1.00%) Google
6 1 (1.00%) Informatica
6 1 (1.00%) Juniper
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