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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spread Betting
Rank 772 782 732
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -50
Permanent jobs citing Spread Betting 106 111 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.27% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 92 87 149
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £19,500 - £62,500

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
39946 40425 41926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.73% 39.40% 38.32%
Number of salaries quoted 32278 31516 34930
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -9 106 £57,500 +4.54% 14
London -9 102 £57,500 +4.54% 14
City of London -38 18 £70,000 +27.27% 8
South East - 4 £19,500 -
Worthing - 4 £19,500 -
West Sussex - 4 £19,500 -
Paddington - 3 £50,000 -

Spread Betting
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 91 (49.73%) Finance
2 61 (33.33%) Degree
3 60 (32.79%) Derivative
4 58 (31.69%) C++
5 56 (30.60%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (26.78%) Banking
6 49 (26.78%) Front Office
7 47 (25.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 46 (25.14%) Java
9 40 (21.86%) Microsoft
10 37 (20.22%) C#
11 35 (19.13%) Investment Banking
11 35 (19.13%) WPF
12 34 (18.58%) .NET
13 32 (17.49%) Fixed Income
14 31 (16.94%) WCF
15 30 (16.39%) Retail Banking
15 30 (16.39%) Retail
16 26 (14.21%) Linux
16 26 (14.21%) Apple iOS
16 26 (14.21%) iOS Development
17 25 (13.66%) Low Latency
17 25 (13.66%) HTML
17 25 (13.66%) Multithreading
18 24 (13.11%) iPhone
18 24 (13.11%) Spring
18 24 (13.11%) SQL
18 24 (13.11%) iPad
19 23 (12.57%) Windows
20 22 (12.02%) Software Engineering

Spread Betting
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 11 (6.01%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.83%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.64%) MQSeries
3 3 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.64%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (1.64%) Oracle UPK
4 2 (1.09%) Lightstreamer
4 2 (1.09%) CMS
5 1 (0.55%) Drupal
5 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (3.83%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.73%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.73%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.55%) MS Office
3 1 (0.55%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.56%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.83%) LAN
3 3 (1.64%) DNS
3 3 (1.64%) DHCP
3 3 (1.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.46%) Oracle Database
2 9 (4.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (3.28%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.28%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.64%) Essbase
5 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.09%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.09%) MySQL
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (4.92%) Axure RP
2 8 (4.37%) Subversion
2 8 (4.37%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.83%) Android Studio
4 5 (2.73%) JIRA
4 5 (2.73%) Maven
5 4 (2.19%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.55%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.55%) Selenium
6 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.55%) Hudson
6 1 (0.55%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.55%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.55%) Mockito
6 1 (0.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 91 (49.73%) Finance
2 49 (26.78%) Banking
2 49 (26.78%) Front Office
3 35 (19.13%) Investment Banking
4 30 (16.39%) Retail Banking
4 30 (16.39%) Retail
5 10 (5.46%) Marketing
6 7 (3.83%) Advertising
7 6 (3.28%) Back Office
8 5 (2.73%) Law
9 4 (2.19%) Games
10 3 (1.64%) Legal
11 2 (1.09%) German Language
12 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 110 (60.11%) Developer
2 33 (18.03%) C# Developer
3 30 (16.39%) Java Developer
4 21 (11.48%) iOS Developer
5 15 (8.20%) Analyst
6 13 (7.10%) Senior Developer
6 13 (7.10%) Android Developer
7 11 (6.01%) C++ Developer
7 11 (6.01%) Designer
8 10 (5.46%) Programmer
9 9 (4.92%) DBA
9 9 (4.92%) Oracle DBA
9 9 (4.92%) Mobile Developer
10 8 (4.37%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 8 (4.37%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (4.37%) Senior Java Developer
10 8 (4.37%) C++ Software Developer
10 8 (4.37%) Junior
10 8 (4.37%) Software Engineer
10 8 (4.37%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (19.13%) WPF
2 34 (18.58%) .NET
3 31 (16.94%) WCF
4 25 (13.66%) HTML
5 24 (13.11%) Spring
6 19 (10.38%) HTML5
7 18 (9.84%) JMS
8 12 (6.56%) CSS
9 11 (6.01%) STL
10 10 (5.46%) RESTful
11 9 (4.92%) Java EE
12 8 (4.37%) Core Animation
12 8 (4.37%) jQuery
13 7 (3.83%) J2SE
13 7 (3.83%) XML
13 7 (3.83%) JSON
13 7 (3.83%) iOS SDK
13 7 (3.83%) CSS3
13 7 (3.83%) Android SDK
14 6 (3.28%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 60 (32.79%) Derivative
2 47 (25.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 32 (17.49%) Fixed Income
4 24 (13.11%) iPhone
4 24 (13.11%) iPad
5 21 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (7.10%) Contract for Difference
6 13 (7.10%) User Experience
7 12 (6.56%) Algorithms
8 11 (6.01%) Mobile App
9 9 (4.92%) Animation
10 7 (3.83%) Equities
11 6 (3.28%) Management Information System
12 5 (2.73%) Computer Science
12 5 (2.73%) Clustering
13 4 (2.19%) Mathematics
14 3 (1.64%) Thin Client
14 3 (1.64%) Fat Client
14 3 (1.64%) Social Media
14 3 (1.64%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.21%) Linux
1 26 (14.21%) Apple iOS
2 23 (12.57%) Windows
3 21 (11.48%) UNIX
4 17 (9.29%) Android
5 9 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (4.37%) Solaris
7 7 (3.83%) Debian
7 7 (3.83%) CentOS
8 3 (1.64%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.09%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (30.60%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (14.21%) iOS Development
3 25 (13.66%) Low Latency
3 25 (13.66%) Multithreading
4 22 (12.02%) Software Engineering
4 22 (12.02%) TDD
5 16 (8.74%) OOP
5 16 (8.74%) OO
6 15 (8.20%) Software Architecture
6 15 (8.20%) Android Development
7 14 (7.65%) Analytics
8 12 (6.56%) Domain-Driven Design
9 11 (6.01%) OOD
9 11 (6.01%) Project Management
9 11 (6.01%) Unit Testing
10 10 (5.46%) Scrum
10 10 (5.46%) ITIL
11 8 (4.37%) Information Architecture
12 7 (3.83%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (3.83%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 58 (31.69%) C++
2 46 (25.14%) Java
3 37 (20.22%) C#
4 24 (13.11%) SQL
5 14 (7.65%) JavaScript
6 11 (6.01%) Objective-C
7 7 (3.83%) VBScript
7 7 (3.83%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.19%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.64%) C
9 3 (1.64%) VBA
10 2 (1.09%) PHP
11 1 (0.55%) Python
11 1 (0.55%) Perl
11 1 (0.55%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.55%) Scala
11 1 (0.55%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (0.55%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 61 (33.33%) Degree
2 7 (3.83%) MCSE
2 7 (3.83%) CCNA
2 7 (3.83%) MCP
2 7 (3.83%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (3.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (3.83%) RHCE
3 6 (3.28%) MCITP
3 6 (3.28%) MCSA
4 1 (0.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.01%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.92%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (4.37%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (3.83%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.64%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (4.92%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 40 (21.86%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.74%) Oracle
2 16 (8.74%) Red Hat
3 11 (6.01%) Terracotta
4 5 (2.73%) Adobe
5 3 (1.64%) IBM
5 3 (1.64%) SAP
5 3 (1.64%) NetApp
5 3 (1.64%) Google
6 2 (1.09%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (1.09%) Pega
6 2 (1.09%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.09%) Citrix
7 1 (0.55%) Sybase
7 1 (0.55%) Apple
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